Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 17, 1866, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 17, 1866 Page 4
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THE MARKETS. I TBLEUKAPHIC REPORTS. J Financial. New Yokk, Dec. 15. Money Is growing easier, and the demand on the Stock Exchange was freely met 6 a 7 per cent, on acock collaterals, and 6 on Governments. Gold closed steady at 157). Governments dull ami un changed. Stocks flnu and more active. New Ywrk markets. New Yokk, Dei. 15. Cotton—)c lower; sales 900 bales; Middling Up landa at 34c. Flour—Receipts 19,251 bids; sales 19,800 bbls; Stale and western 15 @ 25c better; Superfine State 7 85 @ P 00; Extra do, at 10 25 <® 10 75; Choice do, at 10 85 11)65; Round Hoop Ohio, "10 50 @ 1160; Choice do 1170 pi 12 40; Superfine Western 7 85 @ 9 70; Common to rood Extra Western, 900 @ it 10; choice do 1125 @ 1150. Southern firmer; sales 600 bbls.; mixed to good at 10 90 @ 12 75; Fancy and Extra, 12 80 @ 1650. Wuoat—S@6c better; sales 41,000 bush. Milwau kee Club, luferlor, at 110; No. 2 good po. at 2 25 @ e 35. Amber State at 2 90 @ 3 00. Corn—1 <* 2c better; sales 39,000 bush; Mixed ■Western 113 @ 111 In store and afloat; White South ern, old, 1 13, and new at 110. Yellow Southern, old at 1 14. Yellow Weetern 114. Oats—e shade better; sales 48,000 bush.; Chicago Spring and Milwaukee 04 @ 06; State at 70c. Beer—heavy; sales600 bbls; new plain mess 13 00@ 17 00; new extra do, 1030 tv 22 60. Pork—heavy and lower: sales 3,800 bbls.; also 2,500 hhls- new ASM at 21 02 * 21 75, seller's all January. Now mess 21 73 @ 22 00, closing tt 20 87 cash; new prime 17 63 @ 18 00. Istrd—lower; salee ot 7,200 bbls, at II)© 12{c.— small lots st 1$. Butter—steady; salee Ohio at 15 W 2*c; 9ute at •* tv 36; Orange County palls. 40 # *»• Whiskey—quiet and nominal. Klee—dull; sales 50 tierces Caroline st 8) ;»9Je. Sugars—*; sales 200 lthds. Muscovado at 10 @1 4c. CoSbe—dull. Molasses—dull. Naval Stores—quiet. , , , Oils—dull; lard, sperm end whale quiet. Petroleum—quiet; sales 300 bbls. crude at 19c; re fined bonded at 31 *', SIif: Tallow—steady! sales 94,000 lbs, at 11) (8 Die. Wool—firmer end more active; sales 250,000 lbs. at 30 an 60 for domestic fleece; 20 @ 30 for Texas; 36 @ 4(1 lor polled; 40 @ 65 for tubbed; 29torCapc;23 @ 35 for California. Freights to Llverpoc'—lower. Colton )d @ 9-S2d; peas Opt P*r steamer. (Ikleags Markets. Chicago, Dec. 15. Hour more active and 16 (y) 25c higher; White Winter) at 1300; Red Winter at 11 50; sales 4,000 bbls.; Spring Extra at 9 50 @ 10 25; Superfine at 7 23 06 8 00. Wheat 1 @ 3c higher; sales 60,00o bush.; No. 1 Spring at 2 07, and 11,000 bush, at 2 00; sales 7,009 bush. No. 2 at 187 <g| 1 90. Corn dull and heavy; sales 80, 000 bush. No. 1 at 80); 14,000 bash. No. 2 at 76) @ 77). Oats 2c higher; sales 30,000 bush. No. 2 at 42 @ 43c. Barley steady; sample lots at. 1 12); No. 2 at 66 @ *7e. Rye firmer: sales at 86 (a) 87)e. Proaisions dull: Mess pork declined 56c; sales at 18 50 cash, 18 70 In January. Lard, keltle, 12c.— Dressed hogs deolined 54e, closing quiet at 6 75 Su 7 00 for lout dividing on 200 bbls.. The Evening Journal says eastern Exchange la firm nu*i steady, and the demand loss active. The week closes on a firm money market. Country collections are made with some difficulty, in consequence of which and a dull state of trade, merchants are quite, large borrower*. The demaud for new loans Is actlvo and requests for renewals of maturing papers aro very numerous. Parties who have heretofore never been known to)ask such favors, urgently pre. s their claims for extension, In view of the depressed state of the market tor general merchandise. Milwaukee Markets. „ Milwaukee, Dec. 15. Flour firmer and 22c higher. Wheat firm and ad vanced 4 @ 5c; sales at 191 lor No. 2; 1 78 @ 1 82 lor No. 9; solos 1 53 for rejected. Corn unchanged. Dots firm at 45 for No. 2. Rye 87c for No. 1. Provisions dull aud lower with no sales; Dressed Hogs deolined 6(1 (g 75c; sales ot 700 head. Receipts—0,000 bbls Flour, 3,000 bush Wheat, 1,500 hush, oats, 2,500 bush. Corn, and 825 dressed hogs. Shipments—1,000 bbls. Flour, 2,000 bush. Wheat. WilaiaglH Market*. WlLMIMQTON. N. C., Dec. 15. Cotton—aalea at 30 @ glc for ttrictMiddling uplands. Spirits turpentine sales at 61c for country, and 62c for New York. Crude turpentine par bbl. 410. Rosin common No. 1 at 4 00 @ 6 00. Claciaaad Markets. CntoiNKATi, Dec. 15. Flour higher and more active; sales superfine at 9 00 @ 0 5o, and 10 50 @ 11 25 for extra. Cotton weak er; sales Middling at 31c, Mess pork quie; Bales at 20 00. Lard quiet at 12c. Hogs quiet and 26c lower; sales at 5 00 @ 6 25 for dressed; receipts 8,723 head.— Gold unchanged. »t. 1.sails Market. St. Louis, Mo.. Dec. 15. Elour steady and quiet at 8 00 @ 10 00 for interioj grades; 13 00 @ 14 75 for triple extra. Wheat flat and nobhBlneaa; sales of fall at 2 80. Corn steady and firm; sales of mixed at95c. Oats dull; sales at 75c. Rye quiet at 90c. Mesa Pork sales at 2100. Whiskey hither; sales at 2 25. HogB receipts 3,000 head; sales at 6 50 @ 6 75. . I .WMrrcisI—Prr Cable. q Liverpool, Dec. 11, Evening. The breailetnffii market tends downward. Corn closed at a decline, being last quoted at 38s per 480 Iba. The provision market also shows a declining tendency, and closed flat. London, Dec.-14, Evening. Cons Is for money closed this afternoon at 88). American Securities.—The following are the quotations for American Securities: Erie Bailroad Miarus47). Illinois Centra] Bailroad Shares77). Unit ed States 5-20's, 1882, coupons, 71). Liverpool, Dec. 15, 1 P. M. The Cotton market to-day continues to have a dull aspect, but holders generally are steady at the decline of yesterday. The sales will probably reach 9.000 bales. London, Dec. 15,1 P. M. Consols are held for higher pi-ices, and are now quoted at 88) @ 88} for money. The market is lower for Erie shares, which are offered at 40}, while 47 Is asked. Liverpool, Dec. IB. A quiet feeling prevails hi the market tor Petroleum, at rather easier prices.. Telegrams from Antwerp advise a slight decline. . London, Dec. 15. Telegrams from Frankfort of to-day’s date, report rather more firmness In United States 5-20’s, the ask ing rate being 75). No Boles, however, were reported over 3-5 @ )• Bostsn Stock List. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Dec 15. American Gold. 137s United States Coupon Sixes, 1881. iVi Uftited States 7 3-loihs, 1st series. lor, .... “ small. 101} U lilted States 6-20s, 1805 . 100 “ 1885. 105) “ July, 1886. 108} [Sales at Auction.) Pepperell Manuiacturlng Company. 1195 Laconia Manufacturing Company. 1230 Hates Manufacturing Company. 1561 Eastern Bailroad. Hot Eastern Bailroad Sixes, 1874. 97} MARRIED. In this city, Dee. 14. by Rev. S. F. Wetherlwe, Geo. O. Hathaway, 01 Wilton, and Mi-s Marinda B. Nor ton, of Portland. In this city, Dec. 13, by Rev. Dr. Stockbridge, L. Cyriilo Billings, of Fayette, and Mis. Angelia Knight of Portland. In Brunswick, Dec. 0, Ephm E. Harrington and Mia* Ellen H. Green. In Brunswick, Nov. 29, Beni. P. Lewis and Miss Martha J. Byron. In Bath, Dec. 13, Capt Stephen W. Stuart and Surah A. Gaubert, both of Richmond. DIED. Iu this city, Dec. 15, Mr*. Ellen W., wife of A. M. McKenney, and daughter of Capt. Jacob Marston', ot Saco, aged 39 years months. [Prayers at the residence of Geoige B. Kimball, Pearl street, at 1 o’clock, P. M., on Tuesday. Fun eral services on Wednesday, at 2 o’clock, P. M., rtrom her lather's residence in Saco.] [Saco, lliddeford, and Portsmouth papers please co y.] In Georgetown, Dec. 11, Mis. Mehitable Oliver, aged 77 years 8 months. in Haim well, Nov. 30. Capt. BenJ. Shepard, ag d 70 years. In Yussalboro, Nov. 21, Mr. Charles Waldron, aged 76 years In Rockland, Nov. 25, Mrs. Eliza (Jp)iam, aged 77 years 5 months. IMPORTS. WINDSOR, NS. Sch Rescue—220 tons plaster, to S F Randall. DEPARTURE OF OCEAN STEAMERS NAME FROM FOR DATE. Moro Castle.New York. .Havana.Dec 13 America.New York. .Bremen.Dec 15 City of Paris.New York. Liverpool.Dec 16 Asia.Boston.Liverpool.Dec 15 .New York.. Havana.Dec 20 Rising Star.New York. .California... .Dec 21 City ot New York..New York. .Liverpool.Dec 22 Virginia.New York. .Liverpool.Dec 22 ! Arago..New Yora. .Havre.Dec 22 Bavana...New York. .Hamburg.Dec 22 Guiding Star.New Pork. .Rio Janeiro.. .Dec 22 Cuba.• Boston.Liverpool.Dec 20 Miniature Almanac.December 17. Sub rt-es.7.24 I Sub set*.4.29 | Moon Bets. 2.05 AM High water. 7.00 AM MAHXN E 1ST EW8 PORT OF PORTLAND. Satarday, December lb, ARRIVED. Brig W E Black, (Br) Hobbs. Boston, to load (nr Halifax, NS. Sch Rescue, (Br) Dunn, Windsor, NS. Sch Harriet, (Br| Britt, Boston. Sch Ring loader, Collins, Provlncetown. Sch Lapwing, Cunningham. Belfast. Sch Mary Ann, Hopkins, Bristol Sch Go den Eagle, Cram, Boston for liner Isle Sch Idaho, Wescolt, Castlne for Boston CLEARED. Steamship St David, (Br) Alrd, Liverpool—H & A Allan. Steamer Chesapeake, Johnson, New York—Emery & Fox. x ’ Barque Isabel, (Arg) Tibbetts, Montevideo, tor or dera-fe Lewis & Co Barque Mary C Fox, Ross, Matanzas—Emery * Fox. Sch Georgle Deerlng, Willard, Philadelphia—E G Willard. Sch P Blake, (Br) O’Brien, Windsor, NS—S F Ran dall. Sch Jack Easy, (Br) BuJlwell, St John, NB—John Portoour. Scb Alice T, (Br) Clark, St Andrews, NB—John Porteous. Ssndar. December 16. ARRIVED. Barque Cephas 8tarrett, lof Rockland) Gregory 'Wteans, 21^ys, wl.h 4412 bbls dour todfcur chill. Browns & Munson. Sen Red Robin, Blunt, Cutler. La unched—At Stockton 11th inst. from the vurd ot Gotad * Mudgett. a barque of 650 Leila H hong. owned by the builder*, Cant D <i Amee, (who wW command her,) and parties in Bob- j At I>amari*coua 8th lost, trom the yard of SL FostiT. a brig of 300 tons, named UeoS Kerry. she is owneil by Jas Little, T J Merrill, S II Jones, Capt Jas L Brad lev. (who will command her,) and others, of Damanscotta. DISASTERS. Sch Jas Wyman, Wilson, af Fortress Monroe from Portland, reputsthat the ship Kate Dyer, iccenUy sunk by collisionwlth steam r Scot and. Ua» worked up ashore at Fire Island. The schr, which lay by ihe wreck tor some time, was blown oil by a gale. domestic ports. NEW ORLEANS—Cld lMli, lairiiue P C Merrl nian.Merrtoan, Liverpool; eel. Wader H Thorn dike,’Cable. New York. Below 7tb, ship Mont Blanc, from Havana. Cld 7th. barque Alcyone. Partridge, Nov. Yotk. MOl’lLE—Cld 12th, ship Natl nal Eagle,Uludage, ' AMtth.’ ship L r. Gilchrist, from Thoinaston. SAVANNAH Ar 8th, brig Resolute, Miller, trom Nassau, NT. „ v .. Ar !>tl», sch Sylvia, fr m New Vork. CHARLESTON-Ar 10th mat, barque Orclnlla, Havener. Matanzas. . Ar Kth, ship Screamer, Voung, New Vork. WILMINGTON. NS—U<1 loth hit, soli Dacotah, UBALTlMOR&-^id I2tli, ibip Annie Bo,Is ton, J3tb! sell Fea Queen, Gnptlll, Boston. PHILADELPHIA—CM 12tli, sch Addle Ryerson, Houghtton. Portland. Ar !3tb, kIii K L lay, Baker, Calais; M E Smith, Smith, Bath; Hattie Robs, Poland, Portland. Below, brig It B Gove, t'm New Orleans; sch Rlclid Borden, trom Portland. At Delaware Breakwater 12th, sch Boivdoln Kan dall, trom Portland. NEW YORK—Ar 11th, brig Cfiscatelle Carlisle Cardenas; schs D N Rtch’ards.trom Portland; Mia Jameson, Rockland; Haltlo, trom Bangor. Ar Utk, sch S N Sni th, Yeatou, Bangor. Cld 14th, barque Florence Peters, Hoojicr, Galves ton, brig S Strout, Wallace Wilmington; sch Am Eagle, Shaw, Wilmington. 1' ROY IDENCE—Sid 14th, brig Cbas Heath, Wy scl' Cyenus, Small, Machias. . I3th' bnf!’ Angella, Leigh ton, MUlbrldge lor New York; Trbidelcn. Howes. Providence for Wilmington; sell Hannibal, Cox. frn Boston lor Philadelphia. HOLMES’ HOLE—Ar 12th, brig Nathl StuveiiH, Saunders, Calais tor New York; sells Eastern Light, Cole, Boston for Tang er; S C Loud, Hall, and Mary Brewer, Pease, Roes laud lor New York; F Collin. Wass, Addison for do; Rainbow, Philbrook, Bangor lor New London; Alfred F llowe, Ellis, do lor Prov idence; GW Carpenter, Fitzgciald, Calais tor do: Madagascar, Hodgdon, do for New Haven. Ar 13th, brigs Lincoln Webb, Wiley. Charleston •or Bath; Alexr Millikon, Estes, Calais lor Provi dence ; Rio Grande, Bennett, do lor Philadelphia; sells Kendrick FL-h. Turner, Rappahannock, Va, tor Kennebuak; Bonny Ives, ltolt, Providence lor Ells worth ; S D Hart, Burgess, tni Calais lor New York; Almira Ann, Lunt, do tor Mott Haven; Waterloo. Pickering, Calais tor Now York; Mansfield, Leigh ton, Jones port for do. Also ar 13th, barque Ellen Stevens, ltowe, Matan sasfcir Boston: brigs Am Union,Smith, New Ormans lor Portland; Kennebec from Satillla River tor Bos ton ; Rolerson, Scott, Wilmington lor Salem; Chas Wesley, Waterhouse. Georgetown, SC, for Sears port; schs Dresden, Smith, fin New York liir Shulee, NS; Jeddle, Fanning, do for Pembroke ; Pliebo Ann, Jones, Bangor lor Norwich. Sailed, sells Azelda & Laura, Mclndoe, Bangor for Baltimore; Camilla, Olipbaut, tin Kastport tor New York; Mary Fletcher, Pendleton, iloston tor do; JaB Bropliy, Packard, fin Rockland for Providence; Challenge, Bickmore. Calais tor New Haven; EG Willard, Parsons, trom Portland lor Philadelphia; Cliiloe, Hutchinson, do for do; Rosiua, Richardson and St Croix, McGregor, Calais l'ordo; Talimiro, Cole, Franktoi t for do; John, Falkinhain,Jonesnort for do. Ar 14th, brigs Abner Taylor, Lowell. Bangor tor Fall Riyer; Tangent, Chandler, do tor New Haven; F Artliemiua, Mitchell, Rondout (or Boston; Nellie Starr, Fostor, Calais for New York; Annie Freeman, Heed. Portland lor do; Willie Lee, Seavy, Rockland tor do; S Gardiner, Teel, Calaia for Fall lilver. EDGARTOWN—At 11th, schs Hampden Belle, Hart. Calais lor New Haven; Mary Susan, Snow New York tor Tliomaeton; Ocean Star, Haskell, do tor Camden. ’ Ar 1.3th, schs Oregon, Gott, Je sey City for Cam den; Willow Harp,, Portland for New York E W Pratt. Kendrick, Rockpi.rt, to winter. BOSTON—Ar 14th, sobs Abby Gale, Cunningham, Belfast; Emma Oakes, Johnson, Freeport; 8 S Lew is, Brackley. Portland. Cld 14tli, brig Abby Ellen, Foss, Darien, Ga; schs Czar. Hammond, New Orleans; Abhiu, Coring, tor Mobile. Ar 15th, brig Alamo, Libby, Machias; schs Caro line O, Ponirey, Machias; Geo W Snow, Chase, and Kenduskeag. Mitchell, do ; Comet, Mitchell, do; Forest, Carter, Mt liecert ; Adeline, McLaughlin Dennysville; Peucinian, Turner, fin Orland; Lizzte Guptill, Ellery, Rocklan 1 ; Erie, Blake, Bangor; Pres Washington, Leeman, and Nile, Oliver, Augus ta; William, Snell, Grand, Mcnau. b Cld ISth, barques Almira C ombs, Wilson, Matan zas; Celeste Clark, Foster, New Orleans; biig Lo gan, Anderson, New York; sell Adria, Crosslev. St John, NB. Passed Highland Light, 10 AM, steamer Regulat ir. trom Portland for Providence. GLOUCESTER—Ar 13th, schs Mary Farrow, Con don, Boston for Buck port ; Gold Hunter, Wyer, do lor York; Zina, Re d, do tot Portland; Golden Ea gle, Cram, do tor Deer Isle; Brilliant, Yarnum, do for Brooksville: Julia Elizabeth, Courtage, do tor BlnehlU ; Hardscrabble, Jones, Noifolklor Port land Ar Util, schs S H Pool, McFadden, fin Boston lor Wiscasset; Island Queen, Stetson, boston for Deer Isle; Frances A Baker, Bowden, Boslou ior York • Tamerlane, Parsons, Portland tor Boston; Frances Ellen, Brown, do for Brighton; Albion, Stousland, Bangor. NEWBURYPORT-ArHth, sch Frelk Warren, Robinson, Bangor. DAITI—Cld 14th, ship Alicia, (new, of Richmond) Stnart, New Orleans. W ISC ASSET—Sid I3tb, barque Isaac Rich, (new, 583 tons) Achorn, Bath, to load for Cd%a. FOREIGN PORTS. CM at Liverpool 29th, ship Northampton, Morse Savannah. ' Adv, steamer Damascus, Watts, lor Portland 6th Stetson, Woodward, tor Boston 5th: " FStorer, Bryant, fin-New York I6lh; Kate Dav enport, Otis, for Philadelphia loth. Passed New Haven 30th, ship Mary Emma. Pat ten. Irom Antwerp for New Orleans. AtAspiuwall2(finst, barque Eva H Fisk, Emery, for Galveston. ■” At Swan Island 22d ult, brig Golden Lead, for Hampton Itoads. Cardemw11®118 24th ult’ bar<l,le Henry Flitner, Park, Ar at Nassau, NP, 4th Inst, barque Savannah, Happenny, Irom Nevassa lor Philadelphia, leaky. Cobb, IdTOi^I"’ N '‘ J ,th lnS'’ R,liP Samoset, Mc NPOKEN. NMho^Vom cJ?.koU>mr1l^S"<“ KobCTt P°rter’ trom Cardiff tor*Arlan.28 'V' “’“P Aa“ie Su“U'ard Ne'wVork'fofNueGtas731’ hrl* «““■* Owen, Irom fr^Tfilter^i /oTnIw Vogrl[P Jer‘“l,lal1 TbfimpS01b ^MBH‘‘The wonderliil progress ol medical Sct iflV M ■enee during the jjast six years, only makes ■ X^1, l newbie ior the conscientious Physician V WM1'1 declare, now that, ConkumVtion is as W RM.mitum.i cubed us Intermittent Fever, Mmux) SS CERTAINLY PREVENTED as Stltal Vox."—Chat. K. Xing, II. l>., L. J.. D., etc. KiNm>& PREPARED PWHSCRIPTION, (Made from the Prescription of Rev. Chas. E. Kino, M. D. L. L. J>„ die.) ■» confidently presented to the public for the Freven tion and cure of CONSUMPTION. (In tlie most advanced stages,) lor the radical Cured ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS CATARRH, and all affeettousot t' e THROAT and AIR PASSAGES: for General and Special derange ments of the NERVOUS SYSTEM : and lor all Func tional Disorders of the Stomach and Bowels. It immediately increases the strength and deepens the color of the pale blood. It subdues the Chills and Fever, and diminishes the Exiiectoration. It checks the Night Sweats always in from seven to fourteen days. The appetite i at once invigorated, and the_pairent rapidly gains llesh; the cough anu the duncult breathing are speedily relieved, the sleep becomes calm and refreshing: the evacuations regular and unltorm. ALL THE GENERAL SYMP TOMS DISAPPEAR WITH A REALLY ASTON ISHING RAPIDITY. ‘ The PRESCRIPTION should be* used in every case where the Physician commoulv prescribes “Tonics Iron, acids, Bark, Quinine, Cod Liver Oil! Whiskey, Ac. And in every case, by whatever name kn iwn, in which there is exli.Lltcd any one or more of the following SYXVTOUS : Diflicul or Irregular Breathing, Loss of breath, Cough, Wasting ol Flesh, Bleeding irom the Lungs, Lossol Strength, Lossof Appetite,Gen ral Debility, Night Sweats, Flying Pains through the ShouMer's. Chest, Face or limbs, Nervous Headache, Nervous Prostration, Giddiness or Dizziness, Excessive pale ness, Sore Throat, Drowsiness, Sleeplessness, Sour Stomach, Heart-Burn, Oppression or sinking ot tho Stomach befoie or alter eating. Remiltant Fever. Ac. and especially in all Female Disorder or Utertnp Ir regularities, such as Difficult, Painlul, Suppressed. Scanty, Excessive, Delayed, Premature or loo Fre quent Menstruation. Nlaleuseuta fron Paliran. “Your Prescription saved my daughter's life, and has saved me hundreds oi dollars.’—Key. E Hum phreys. Uemden N. Y. “We bless God tor tho benefit we have received from your Prepared Prescrip.ion.''—Rev. P. Pikre guin, Blosseburg, Penn. “Every one to whom I have recommended 1 has been bene fitted much by its use.”—Re v. C. D. Jones Rucine, Wis. Bible House. Agroit Place, N. Y.,—In the early part of February, lstw, 1 was sutlering irom a violent cough, lor which 1 had been treated, during the six mouths previous without any bcnctit. I had Night Sweats which completely prostrated me. In the evening, hoarseness wouM come on, which would prevent me from speaking above a whisper I had then had two attacks oi hemorrhage fcom the Luugs My family physician assured me he could do more lor me, yet I was growing rapidly worse, and had been compelled to leave business for nearly two months. All my symptomaindicated, unmistakably the presen e of CONSUMPTION. In the beginning ot February Mr. Henry Fisher 'Treasurer of the American Bible Society, presented me with a bottle ol the Prepared Prescription. In a few days niv appetite which I had eutirely lost, returned; within a week my cough almost left m. ; and in less than two weeks the Night Sweats were broken up. ^■henceforward I regained strength rapidly, and am AM FHKi'|d4riVnf ofi.iug U> ml«■ • lerk lo the BIBLE MS Ip;TV, in whose ernploy tOSaiJStu *£ren 1,1,16 ve:mj- j am now enjoying good health Your VKFJSCRIPTION effecteda cure when my ft lends despaired of mv recovery THOS. J CONGER. “I have had Nervous or Spasmodic Asthma for eleven years. During the last six years I hate never had an uninterrupted nights rest. It olten seemed to me that I would die before I could Bet air into my lungs. I was ha gard and apiritleg? and suffered so greatly from shortness of breath’ that I was compelled to take tirequent rests in walking from my residence to my place of business. “The night before 1 obtained the ‘PREPARED *JJJgCBLPTO;Nwas the worst I ever passed. On ODtafning the remedy, I took a teaspoonltil at noon. j»nu again at night, and slept all night without wak “ave WOT HAD A IlltOKEN NIGHT’S REST wfLii-i * ,* * * I no longer look arn nntiit * f V6 l=alnci] in strength and spirits and “St?lcted ®lth ‘alertness of bresth.' I cMl a^dle^me ea”yone a!Weted wIth ‘‘?7'RA C. DANGDON, The “PREPARED PltESCRIKnox^” pit ip in a $1 bottle, and is sold by W. f\ Phii.i ip« pn-tP land. Wholesale Agent. Sold ar Retail" bv’ every Druggist in Maine—Druggists Generally. Order* may be addressed to the sole Proprietors.'OSCAR « MOSES & CO., 27 CoRTLANDT STREET, N. Y ’ Consultation Free. Circulars containing pabticu’- ' labs of many uases successfully treated, will be I sent free by mail. Jnnelfi eod&eow MISCELLANEOUS CHRISTMAS GIFTS I TOYS, TOYS, TOYS! Fancy Goods! HUDSON & BLAKE, Would respectfully inform the public that they have the largest and best assortment of TOYS AND FANCY GtOODS To bo found in the city. They have a Great Vari ety of Hall*. Also Tea ami Coffee Mels, Parlor and Chamber Net*, Bedsteads, Bu reau*, Chair*, Cradle*,Ac. Al so Book* and Game*; Tin Wooden, Iron, Glam, China, Parian, and Paper Toy*, and FVf«rCY*. GOODS! Of Every Description ! SKATES, SKATES! They have a fine lot of the Very BEST STYLES of SKATES in the market, and from the best manufac tories. Sleds, Sleds! A good assortment of Sleds can be f und there, in cluding the Celebrated Clippers! Of the very best make. CONFECTIONERY! OF EVERY DESCRIPTION! They manufacture and sell at wholesale and re tail a good variety of CANDIES, which are war ranted pure and good. CiT’Call and see for yourselves at 357 Congress Street. dec 13 ** d2w Holiday Hoods! THE LARGEST and most COMPLETE assort iment of HOLIDAY GOODS, for Christmas & New Year’s Presents, Can be found at D.7 VM & CO’S. JUST RECEIVED ! A Splendid lot of Elegant W»rk Boses, Perfumed Hand kerchief, CHore and Fancy Boses, Ladies’ Compaaioas,Traveling Bugs, Poriemonnuies, Slipper Patterns, Beautiful Fans, Clunv and Lace Handerchleis, Collars, Hoods, Clouds, Breakfast Shawls, Gloves and Hosiery, together with a great variety of FANCY ARTICLES suitable for Holiday Presents. Every one in search of a present, of any kind can save money by buying all such goods at DAVIS & CO.’S, 1»«: lO CLAPP’S BLOCK, declSdtf _ _ CONGRESS STREET. BLANKETS -At OLD PRICES! Only $4.75 Per Pair, -at P. M. FROST’S, VEERING BLOCK, CONGRESS STREET. Nov 27—dtf VINELAND. FARM AND FRUIT LANlMMnamildand healthful climate. Thirty miles south ot Phil adelphia, by Railroad, in New Jersey, on the same line of latitude as Baltimore, Md. The soil is rich and productive, varying from a clay to a sandy loam. suitable lor Wheat! Grass, Corn, Tobacco, Fruit and vegetables This is a great fruit Country. Five hundred Vineyards and Orchards have been planted out by experienced fruit growers. Grapes, Peaches, Pears &c,, produce immense proi i s, Vineland is already one of the most beautiful placesiu the United States. The entire territory, consisting ef fifty Bqnare miles of land, is laid out upon a general system ot improvements. The Land is only sold to actual settlers with provision for public adornment. The place on account of its great beauty, as well as other advantages, has become the resort ot'people of taste. It has increased five thousand people within ths past three years. Churches. Stores, Schools, Academies, Societies oi Art and Learning, and other elements of refinement and culture have been introduced. H undreds of people are constantly settling. Hundreds of new bouses are being con structed. Price of Farm Land, twenty acre lots and upwards, $25 per acre. Five and ten acre and Vil lage lofo for sale. Fruits and Vegetables ripen earlier in this district than in any other locality, north of Norfolk, Va.lm proved places for sale Openings lor all kinds of business, Lumber Yards, Manuiactories, Foundries, Stores and the lij^ ; and Steam Power with room can be rented. For persons who desire mild winters, a bealthfhl climate, and a good soil, in a country beautilully im prov. d, abounding in fruits, and possessing all other social privileges, in the heart of civilization, it is worthy of a visit. Letters answered, and the Vineland Rural a papei giving full information, and containing reports of So lon Rob n6on, sent to applicants. Address OH AS K. LANDIS, Vineland P. O., Landis Township, New Jersey. From Report of Solon Robinson, Agricultural Edi tor of the Tribune; *‘Ifc is one of the moat extensive fertile tracts, m an almost level position and suitable condition for pleasant farming that we know of this side of tLe Western Prairies.’’ sepr13d&w6m 3>7 I have .fust received from Mr. C. P. Kroll, of New York, one of his Patent Hair Brushing Machines, which I have now in operation at my new Shaving and Hair Dressing Boom, No 316 Congress street, oppo site Mechanics’ Hall, where also may be found my REPRODUCTOR, NATURALIZE!!, &c. dcifidtfIf. H. JOWNBOIY. Notice. APPLICATION will be made to the Legislature of Maine at its next session,for further aid to ae *? e the construction of the European and North A- i can Railway, and for authority to the Portland, 20 & Portsmouth Railroad Company to subscribe * he stock and bonds ot salu E. & N. A. Ry. Comp’y, ad to farther increase the capital stock of the Pori, id, Saco and Portsmouth Railway Company to the amount thus subscribed and paid. By order of the Directors. G. K. JEWETT, Pres’t E. & N. A. Ry. Comp’y. Bangor, Dec 7, 1866. dcclld3\v COOPER & MORSE, TAKE pleasure in informing their old patrons and friends that they have resumed business at their OLD STAND, forner of Market and Milk streets, where they will keep constantly on hand the best as sortment of Meats, Poultry, Game, &c., That the market aftords, and it will he their earneat endeavor to serve their customer., with promptness and fidelity. declldtf Portable Steam Engines, COMBINING the Maximum of efficiency, dura bility and economy with the minimum 01 weight and price. They aie widely anti favorably known, more than 600 being in use. All warranted satis factory, or no sale. Descriptive circulars- sent on application. Address J. C. HOADLEV & CO. Lawrence, Mass. Nov. 6. 1866 3md. Goods for Sale ! And Store to Let t A SMALL Stock of Groceries, and fixtures of the store on the C*r«er ef Wilmat and Cumberland Mfi, One of the best locations in this city. For terms, &c, apply at the premises. decl2dlw* Portland Laundry. Orders received at the Office of the Forest City Hy© House, No. 315 Congress Street. Notice is hereby given that, the Portland Laundry has been reopened by the subscriber, who has been many years connected with the well known Chelsea Dye House and Laundry, and with the experience thus acquired he is now prepared to do all descrip tions of Laundry work in a satisfactory manner. jy9d6m A. T. CRAVVLEY. Agent Notice. T>ERSONS clearing the ruins or digging cellars can XT find a good place to deposit tneir rubbish on Franklin Wharf. S. HOUNDS, septlO—<ltf Wharfinger, 1 WANTED. Wanted. RETAIL Drug Clerk wanted address P. O. Box 1677, Portland, Maine. decl5d3t* Wanted. A Situation In a Wholesale Store, either as Clerk or Porter. Good references given. Address “ Clerk,” Post Office. dec 13 dlw* T^UIPIjO YWENT wanted by a married man in -Ci a store or private family, is a good writer and cipherer and lias done tarnily work for several years past in this city. Please address through Post Office, naming placoot residence to Martin Kaveny, No, 25 Chestnut Street. Good reference given il required. Portland. Dec. 12, 18G6. dtw* Wanted,. AN experienced Salesman In a Clothing Store. Address Box No 15. declldlw* Flour Barrels Wanted. \\r E will pay 30 cents each for first class Flour v v Barrels suitable for sugar. LYNCH, BARKER & CO., uovl3dt.f 139 Commercial street. jElm Tree Wanted! SEALED proposals to furnish an EX 91 THEE* will be received at the office of the Secretary of tlio School Committee, Market Hall, until December 10th, 186G, noon. Said Tree to be not less than ten, nor more than fif teen inches in diameter at the but, and of good pro portions; to be delivered on the High School lot, Cumberland Street, early next Spring. For the “Committee on Memorial Tree.** LEWIS B. SMITH. ' Portland, Nov. 2G. 18€6. deodtd Wanted Immediately. -1 Good American, Nova Scotia and Irish X v_/ V_/ Girls to do housework, cook, $■<*., in pri vate lamilies and hotels in this citv and country. Situations sure. The best wages paid. Also 50 Girls to work in Factories. Fanners and others wanting men for any work will do well to call on us, as we will supply them free of charge. Address or apply at the General Agency Employment Office, 351A Congress Street, up stain. COX & POWABS. sept26dtt late WHITNEY & CO. LOST AND FOUND. Lost! ON Thursday Evening, Dec. 6, between Free St. Vestry and Stevens’ Place, Park Street, a Gold Bracelet, marked r* C. Htvrenn. The finder will be suitably rewarded by leaving it at the resi dence of David Stevens, Park Street, dec 11 dlw* Watch Lost! STOLEN from the subscriber on the 1st inst., an English Patent Lever Silver Watch, No 1955,with the name of D. RICHER on the inside, marked with a pin. Persons are cautioned against purchasing said watch. dclldlw*' LOST! A LARGE sized Morocco Wallet, containing two Railroad passes and a number of papers of no use to any person but the owner. Any person return ing the same to this office, or C. R. Chisholm & Bro., 307 Congress Street, will be suitably rewarded. December 11. dtf BOARD AND ROOMS. Lodging Rooms. TWO good turnialied Loin;rN'l; Koiihs liiay be had by applying to W. H. JERKIN, Real Us tate Agent. Referoncc given and required, dec 12 dlw TO LET. V\7ITHOUT Board, a pleasant trout room fnro ▼ T ished. in the Western part of the City, to one or two single gentlemen. Address Box 42 Poet Of fice, Portland. * uov 16 tl* Board. A PLEASANT Room, with beard, suit aide tor a gentleman and wile, or two tingle gentlemen, at No 56 Clark street. uo24dtt -i!_1”J._.l!g__ REAL ESTATE* Administrator’s Sale of Real Estate. PURSUANT to a license from the Probate Court of Cumberland county, I shall otter at private sale (on the premises) on the twelveth day of Janu ary. 1867, so much ol the real estate of Josiah S. Bailey, late ot Westbrook, deceased, as will produce the sum of seven hundred and fifty dollars, tor the payment of his just debts snd expenses of sale and ol administration. Saidestat. !: -iiunlr? ?-> West

brook, on the easterly side of the . i . . ^..rdl’s to Woodford’s Corner, and being a pmc ot iho home stead of said Bailey, and being very desirable for building lots. CHAS. P. KNIGHT, Administrator. Westbrook, Dec. 8, 1866. dccl0dlaw4w* For Sale and Lease. THE three storied brick block, 23 and 25 Atlantic street. Also the good two storied House No. 36 St. Law rence street. Also the two upper stories of store .. oilier Fore streets and Portland Pier. Terms favorable. Apply to W. H. JERRIS, declodlw Real Estate Agent. Rouse and Lot for Sale. Mg* A TWO STORY and a one story House on Sljj; Brackett street, near Pine. Lot B7 by 127 Ifeet. JBaiLAlso a Lot on Cross street, 60 by 156 feet.— Terms favorable. Apply to W. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent. dec8d2w First Class Houses for Sale. WE offer for sale the eight first class brick houses, recently built by us, situated on Pine Street, between Clark and C'arleton Streets. These houses are thoroughly built, with slate roots, brick drains, and marble mantelpieces throughout.— They will be sold at a low price, and on very favora ble terms. Apply al our office, No. 271 Danfortli St. J. B. BROWN & SONS, or WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, opposite the Preble House. Octolier 16, 1866. dtf House Lots on India St., for Sale. TT'NQUIRE of CONANT & RAND, XjJ 153 Commercial Street, or on H. M. PAYSON, Portland, Nov. 21. dtf Exchange Street. For Sale. AVERT desirable and convenient 1| story house, with barn, wood shed and carriage house, all in good order, with seven acres ot land, only one mile outside of city, upon which there are 300 choice fruit trees, consisting of apple, pear, plumb and cherry; also an abundance of currants, gooseberry, strawber ry, &c., with very best ol water, large brick cistern and furnace in the cellar; a splendid garden and in a first rate neighborhood, and in every way a desira ble proi>erty. Immediate possession given. Prioe only $6000. HANSON Ac DOW, Real Estate Agents, No. 345 Congress Street. dec3—dim NOTICE. I will sell on iavorable terms as to payment, or let for a term of years, the lots on the corner ol Middle and Franklin street**, and on Franklin street, including the corner of Franklin and Fore streets. Apply to WM. HILLIARD, Bangor, or SMITH & RIM), Attorneys, Portland, jyliitt HOUSE AND LOT lor sale at Cape Elizabeth Fer ry,—house nearly new. Enquire ol A .P. COLE | at the Ferry,or W. H. MANSFELD, Portland Steaui Packet Co. julUdtf FOR Sale. Three story brick house on Danfort h Street. The house is nearly new and in line or der, immediate poseession given. jullfitl_W. G. CHADBOUBNE. P^OR HACK, in Gorhaui, tilt ecu minutes walk trom the Depot, a nearly new, neat Cottage House, Barn and outbuildings,having all the eonven ienecs and in prime conditio.i. It is situated near a grove and a short distance from the County read. AJiply to J. E. STEVENS. Gorham, July 17. M House for Sale, No 32 Myitle Street. En quire at No. 8 Central Wharf. July 12—dtl Valuable Hotel Property for Sale. r |>HE Oxford House, pleasantly situated in the vil 1 lage ol Fryeburg, Oxford county, Maine, is ot tered tor sale at a bargain, il applied tor soon. The House is large, in good repair, with furniture and itxlures throughout, together with all necessary outbuildings. For full particulars inquire ol HORATIO BOOTHBY, Proprietor. Or Hanson & Dow, 345 Congress st. Fryeburg, Sepi. 2D, 1«66. dtf Faria for Sale. I WILL sell my tiiriu near Alien’s Corner West brook, about three miles from Portland, one mile from horse- cars, ami Westbrook Seminary. Said farm contains about 100 aercs, part of it Tery valuable for tillage, and part ol II for building iota. There is a good house, two largo barus, and out hous es on the premises. It will l>c sold together, or in lots to suit purchasers CYRUS THUBLOW, sepll-dtt 105 Commercial St. Desirable Store Lots FOR SALE, ON CONNEBCI1L NTKEET. rpHE subscribers oiler for Bale the lot of land on A the southerly side ol Commercial Street, head ot Dana’s Wharf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For far ther particulars inquire JONAS II. PERLEY Oct 10 tf_ or W. S. DANA. Valuable Beal Estate on Elm St. FOR SAL F. A PORTION of the “DAY” Estate on Elm Street, comprising over L’bOOo loot of land, together with Brick Houses, Stable &c. This property is lo cated on Elm and Cumberland streets all susceptible of improvement, and lias a flout on Elm street oi 282 licet. The above property is oll'cred for side cither in por tions or codec livply, on liberal terms. Apply to augL’O—If _ _JOHN C. PROCTOR. For Lease. THE valuable lot of land corner oi Middle and PIamb Strcols, for a term of years. Enquire of C. C. MITCHELL & SON, Aug, 28,1 MC-.II 1178 Fore Street. Notice. THE undersigned otter their services lo the pub lic as Real Estate Agents. All persons desir ing lo buy, sell or lease property, are requested to call at our office 345 Congress street up stairs. AU but lness entrusted to our care shall liave prompt at tention. HANSON & DOW. V.C. Hanson, aug27-dtt M. G. Dow. OYSTERS^ HAVING made arrangements for a large supply Oysters during the winter I am now ready to sup ply Oysters at the low price of $1.40 per gallon, solid. S'fr ‘All orders by mail or Express promptly attend ed to at No. 2 Union Wharf. JAM£S FREEMAN. Dec 5—d2w INSURANCE. Holyoke Mutual Fire Ins. Co., SALEM, MASS. Statement of the condition of laid Company on the let day of November, A D, 1868, being the date of Ita exhibit next proceeding Dec 1,1866. Amount of Capital Stock.$712,764,38 Consisting of Note* and Statute Liabilities...,.. 663,198,58 And of cash assets as follows: Mortgages. 15,630,91 Bank Stock,. 42,295 Real Estate,. 29,460 Railroad Bonds and Stocks. 6,137,50 State and City Bonds. 6,706 Loans on collateral and notes re ceivable. 2,686,16 Sundry Assets. 610,94 Cash on hand,. 3,812,40 Balance in agents' hands,. 107,89 -$712,764,38 Amount at Risk...... 14,648,738,11. LIABILITIBS: 1 Losses claimed,.2.S09 Drafts given In payment for leases,not yet pre sented for payment,.3,803,80 Unclaimed Dividends. 072,04 Aco. Stoby, Prest. Thomas H. Johnson, Secy. A. II. WRUTSB, Agent, <lec7d3w No 10 South street. CONDENSED STATEMENT Of the condition of the Bay State Fire Insurance 0o., Of Worcbstkb, Mass., As made to Secretary of State, Not. 1,1866. Capital Sleek,.•130,000. Amount of Capital Stock actually paid in, $104,800. AMOUNT OF AtSBCS. U. S. Bonds, par value,.. 43,730,00 State of Vermont Stocks,. 8,000,00 Bank Stocks in Worcester and Boston,. 45,480,00 Kail Road Stocks. 12,831,00 Loaned City ofWorcestcr on demand,. 20,000,00 Loaned with Collateral,.;. 6,000,00 Cash on hand,. 9,382,13 Cash In hands of agents,. 2,782,03 Other Cash Items.i... 1,200,00 $146,410,18 LIABILITIBS. Am’t of losses due and unpaid,.. 296,00 Amount of losses claimed and unpaid,. 4,475,00 Am’t of losses reported upon which the liabil ity of the Company Is not dstarmined,.. 6,200,00 10,970,00 W. S. Davis, President. L. C. Parks, Secretary. A. H, WEBSTER, Agent, dec7»13wNo 10 Booth Street. FARMERS -AND OWNERS OFJjIVE STOCK. The Hartford Live Stock Ins. €©., Cash Assets, - - -$170,000 All Paid In ana Securely Invested, Is now prepared to issue Follow on HOUSES, CATTLE, and LIVE STOCK of ail kinds, against DEATH 01 THEFT at moderate re tea of Premium. Farmers and Owners of Valuable Hsrwe, glebl«.kMpen aad ether*, Now have an opportunity to in are with a eonnd and reliable company, againat lose by FIRE, DISEASE, Or ACCIDENTAL CAUSES, and from THIEVES* POLICIES ISSUED BY W. D. LITTLE A CO., General Agents, At OBces IT*. 19 Commercial «MM, And in Lancaster Hall Building, Market Square. PORTLAND. ^“Canvassers and Sub-Agents Wanted. Doc 14—il&wGw Commonwealth of Massachusetts. BETCBN of the Ifasefectercr.’ Ia.Br* aoee Company of Beaton, on the Bint day of November, 1888. State the name of the Com pany ? Manufacturers’ In surance Co., Where located? Boston, When incorporated? Feb. 23, 1822, Amount of capital? 4100,000 00 Amount of capital actually paid in? 400,000 00 -N umber of shares, and par value of each? 4000 100 Amount of fire risks out standing? 10,243,820 00 Amount of marine risks outstanding? 11,200,712 00 I Total amount of outstaod ing risks? 21,444,641 00 Amount of United States stock or treasury notes owned by the Company ? i State amount of each kind and par value and market Par Mar t value of each. Value, Value, Bonds of 1881, 100,000 110,000 “ “ 1884.6-20s, 65,000 66,000 “ 7 3-lOs, 25,000 28,000 —■ - ■ ■ ■■ 193.000 00 Amount of bank stocks? State amount of each kind and par value and market value of each. 50 shares Third National Bank, Springfield, Mass.. 100 loo 5,000 00 60 shares N. Eng. National Bank, Boston, 100 Us 5,902 75 1000 shares National City ’ 10 Bank, Boston, 100 107 84 405 37 650 shares Shoe A Leather 84,405 37 National Bank, Boston, 100 130 54,005 32 500 shares Shawmut Na tional Bank, Boston, 100 110 44,108 00 20 shares Market Nation al Bank, Boston, 100 105 132 87 167 shares State National Bank, Boston, 100 107 14 668 37 168 shares Eagle National ' »a»y* State Na- I0# U5 ,6’432 22 “fTsi^fcsnfa- 78 78 7-8o#o# tlonal Bank, Is>well, 100 105 13 002 m 300 shares Second Nation al Bank, Boston, 100 140 28 137 m Amount of railroad bonds? 60 State amount of each kind and par value and market value of each. 102,000 Cheshire railroad . .. . . *100 00 87.783 67 50,000 National and Dock warehouse Co., 1000 1000 50 000 00 Cash value of real estate ’ owned by the Company ? og ana ±v Amount of cash on hand? ’ inclu’g loans and advances on losses not adjusted, 58 723 00 Amount loaned on mortgage * of real estate? 41 500 00 Amount loaned on collateral? 81*800 oft Amount loaned without col- ’ lateral? endorsed notes, • 24.252 on Amount of all other invest- ^ ments? jo 000 00 Amount of premium notes * on risks terminated? 8 697 50 Amount of losses due and * unpalp? none Amount of losses claimed and unpaid? none Amount of losses reported upon which the liability of the ompany is not de termined? 127 AAA AA Amount of cash received for premiums on Ore risks? 99 599 no Amount of cash received for ’ premiums on mame jssks? 30 47a 31 Amount of notes recerived for premiuunis on maiiue risks? iok qko g4 Amount of cash received for ' interest? go 351 24 Amount of income received from all other sources? rent» 6,369 67 Amouut of fire losses paid last year? 386,960 22 Amount of marine losses paid last year? % 392,051 30 Amount of dividends paid the last year? 80,000 00 Amount paid for expenses of office? 26,892 12 Amonnt of other expendi tures? State and U. States Taxes, 39.8TS 21 Amonnt received in cash for fire risks not terminated? 112,628 10 Amonnt required to re-in sure all outstanding risks ? from 76 to 96 per cent of premium, Amount of premium notes on risks not terminated? 128,401 77 Amount of delinquent notee not charged to profit and loss? 261 00 Highest rate of Interest re ceived? 7 3_io, How many shares of capital stock are pledged to the Company? none. Balance to credit of profit and loss account? 173,482 83 How many ahares of the capital stock are owned by Company, or not sub scribed for? none What amount of the capital consists of the stockfcofc} rSiSt COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS. Suffolk, ss. Before me, EDWARD STEARNS, Justice of the Peace. The above staiemmit of the Manufaotubkbs* In subanci COMPANY erffiblte i„ condition afte" pay ing »l"ger amount of losses by the late fire than those ot any other Company. These tosses were all paid immediately and without giving tlie Insured any trouble in the matter of proof This Company so well known for Ite ability and promptitude is now prepared to take risks against Fire on ail insurable property at thir rates of pre m‘um. _.Apply to NATH’L F. DEERING, AoBNT, decl2ood3w N0' “ **• SUe6t’ PortUn<L INSURANCE SPECIAL NOTICE —OF Insurance! HAS0.f&Ptoint,d °«ner*1 A8“ta for New England Mutual Life Ins. Co., Of Boston, lu. Co. in Fork In — » tho Slate. unless good refSKmce can be give 3 years old and has paid in Dividends $1,317,000 00 and over $2,000,000 00 m loss as by death. It lias now a well-invested accumulated Capital of over $4,000,000 00. The Co. formerly made I ind paid Its dividends once in live years. A Divi dend will be made up in Nov. 1800, and annually thereafter, and available one year from date of Poli cy. Applications for local Agencies will be made to RUFUS SMALL & SON, Oen'l Agents, no21d3m Blddeford, Me. marine Insurance —ON— Ships, Barques, Brigs and Schooners l -17— Ocean Mutual Insurance Comp’y, NEW BEDFORD. Pacific Mutual Insurance Comp’y, NEW BEDFORD. Aggregate Capital, $580,161,17 No extra charge tor Cargoes Grain In Balk, Goal, Salt. Iron. Copper Ore, Marble or Slate eoastwiee. We shall be pleased to secure a share of public patronage. Oflice 166 Pare Street, Pertlaad. J. W. MUNGER Jt SON. oet&eodSm n Sparrow’s Insurance Office R this day removed from No. 80 Commercial Street, to the new and commodious rooms NO. 60 EXCHANGE STREET, IN TUB CUUBBBLAND BANK BUILDING, where he la now prepared to place insurance, In all Its forma, and for any amount. In companies second to no others on the globe, and on the moat fitvorable terms. IF" Parties preferring first clan insurance, are res pectfhlly invited to call. November S, 1800. dtf Ocean Insurance Company. Annual Meeting. rIK Stockholders of foe Occam latuaau Company, are hereby notified to meet at the Office ol said Company, on Monday the 7th day of January, A, D. 1807, at 8 o'clock P. M„ lor the pur pose of choosing Seven Directors for the ensuing year and for the transaction of any other business which may then be legally acted upon. GEO. A. WRIGHT, Sec»T. Portland, Dec. 11,1860, dec 12 dtd LU. Twembler, General Insurance Broker, • would Inform kis many friends and the puhl'c generally that he la prepared to continue the Insur ance Business aa a Broker, and can place Firs, Life and Marine Insurance to any extent in the best Com pmies in the United Stales. All business entrusted to mv c jre shall be fkithfully attended to. Office at C. M. Rice’s Paper Store, No. 183 Fore Bt, where orders ean be left. jullotf A NEW OYSTER HOUSE -AND LUNCH ROOMt Among the “Kuins” MM. OMOMOE a. HAT, Many yean Proprietor of the late Freeman Houae aad S. F. PERRY, Respectfully give [notice tliat they have built No. 80 Federal Street. On* door west ol Exchange Street, and fitted, fur nished and stocked the same as a first class Oyster House and Lunch Room. IaiMh fsrsbknl at all Havre. OYSTERS cooked to order In every style. Balls, Clubs, Parties aud Families! Supplied at short notice. MR. T. S. HATCH, Pronounced “The Best Oyster Cook la Portland,” will have charge of the Cooking Department which is a sufficient guarantee that everything In that lime ’ will be done iopenection. W OYSTERS by the QUART or GALLON 1 We invite all hungry men ol whatever nation or condition to give ns a call, declleodjw ' GAS A COAL OIL FIXTURES! E. TARBELL & SON, Wo. 11 BRfiHNfiUl STREET, BOSTON, MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN Chandeliers, Brackets, Lamps, &c. ©AS FITTI1N© in all its branches. ©AS STOVES, for Cooking and Heating. CHANDELIERS, LAMPS, &c, R^Gllt and Bronzed. no21eod8m J. & c. J. BARBOUR, Manufacturers and Retailers of Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, HE. Ladies’ aad Minn' Serge aad Calf Reals. Rea’s Five Calf aad Thick ~|f its Rays’, Y.albs’ aad ChUdrea’a Rests aad Shees. Rabber Reeu aad Shoes af at* blade. OAK AND HEMLOCK BELTING. LACE LEATHER. MOLASSES ROSE, ENGINE ROSE , RUBBER BELTING, RUBBER PACKING. Rabber Cletbiag, Rabber Rose. JOHN BABBOUB. C. J. BABBOUB. E. B. BABBOUB. novtfi dtt Jackson’s Catarrh SnufTI • ELEGANT TROCHE aad SNUFF Combined lor Coughs, Catarrh^Bronchitis, Voids, Hoarseness, Asthma, Bad Breath, Headache,&c. Instantly relieves annoying Ceaahs in Church. Cures Catarrhs positively without hnkkzino. Valuable to Siagere, Clergy, Ac., clear, and •treagtbeaa the vaice; acts quickly; tastes pleas antly ; never aaaaeatea. Prevents taking cold from Skating, Lee tare. Ac. I3T Sold by Druggists or sent by mail * * Enclose 34 cts to Hooper, Wilson A Co„ (senl9eodtjunel8’t>7l PHILADELPHIA. W. W. WHIPPLE, Portland, Wholesale Agt. -A.. I>. REEVES HAS JUST RECEIVED A FRESH STOCK —OF— Ladies' Cloakings! WHICH WILL BE SOLD —AT— Greatly Reduced Brices! Dec 15—dlw Men’s Grloves At 293 Congress St., Morton Block, Charles Custls Ac Co. <lecl5—<t3t AMERICAN LLOTDSt THE undersigned hereby give notice that he haa been appointed Agent of American Lloyds for the Stats of Maine, and is prepared to inspect vessels of all sixes in course of construction and report the same for claasidcstlon. 1 Ship bnildCTS and owners would therefore confer a ^vor ^.i#cn'i n^ ™e ea*‘ly noties of the vessels they are building for which a class is desired „ „ .. WILLIAM ROGERS, Inspector. _ Bath» Me., Nov. 10,1866. nov19dlm# Store and Ottccs to Let. IN the Building now being erected by the subscriber on Fore Street, near the toot of Exchange Street, j .5® r0*<,y for occupancy Jan. 1st, 1807. deefidiiw CHARLES MCCARTHY, Jr. RAILROADS, PQRJUND A ROCHESTER R.R. UJTTEB ARRANGEMENT. SH On and after Monday. Dec. 17, 1*06, trains will rnn as follow.: ■^^■tjaln* leave Saco Hlver for Portland at A. If., and 8.40 P. If. Leave Portland tor Saco River 7.15 A. If., 2.0<) and 5.45 p. M Freight trains with passenger ear attached will leave Saco River for Portland. 6.90 A. M. Leave Portland lor Saco River 12.19 P. M. CF'~8tttge. connect at Uorham for West Oorhaui, Blandish, Steep Falls, Baldwin, Denmark, behago, Brldgton, Lovell. Hiram, Brownfield, Fryeburg, Conway, Bartlett, Jackson Limlngton, Cornish .Por ter, Freedom, Madison, and Eaton. H. H At Buxton Center for West Bnxton, Bonny-Eagle, Booth Limlngton. Limlngton, Limerick, Newfield, PsTsonsfield and Osslpee ."ViSSSRIWlndh‘“ HU1 Portland. Dec. l>‘ **”'*“'■ PORTLAND (KENNEBEC R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Cwswetki M.wdtey, ,«lh< lsoe. IM .rrs?¥“M^4?hT,e Augusta4 ervThe, Kendall’. Mills,SkawhagS, and Intermedufl Stations, (connecting at Bruaswtk wltk AmSSJUji! gin B. *.. for Lewiataa and Farmington and at Kendall’s Wills with Maine Central*. IMter BwJ and Interment, stations. Flores o.J»» Sy t*„ roll. as enm other. , Lam Portland ter Bath, Levristea, Augusta sad Intermediate stations on Saturday only at MB T. M Mixed Treln leave. Portland ter Brunswick and In termediate stations dally, sxceps Saturday, at 6.36 P. , Freight Train, wtth passenger car attacked, will leWT. Portland ter Skowasgan and tnta mediate sta ttoas everv morning at 7 o'clock. Trains from Brunswick and Lewi.torn are du. at Portland at IJt A. V., and from Showhegaa and Farmington sad an IntermsdJate station, at MB P. with trains tet Beagten. ■ l i W. BATCH, SaMrlatsndsal. Augusta, Pet. »T, 1MB. aovlldtl MURE CEiTRU *• *• WINTBH AMANGW®" HSBwFsstsz&v* ?-*>*«-'»>“ jragSSwssyiSAS'-9'-*' TES£EtBS8SBS& Nov.', SICI l PORTS*®*)™ R- *• %PK8S35rf ^ “C 3e3§§|2!3E122k « Srfflfc• «A* ebaNCIBCMABB,®»&f Portland, OclMj^—-nVlUUlV fiRlS TRUiR RWLWM. bHHnv oi can»a». Alteration^ Train-. n»t»«wj2SK: W.1M*. asste^f—* *-* — “ “ ts;: t ssssA-.—«-r- ^„ ^srsagg'Sar^'s^ SaKgSffitefe5*— J«stlmp°pted HEW AND VEBY BEAUTIFUL stiles -OP STATIONER*^ • GH3Y EB’ ® • 1 oressing cases*' Tdhrlst esse*. WV1X fXOWEJ**' B A O 9 Moe« Gross®* _and _ \ T H 9 ^ portfolios, Chess, * —and— r ah Kinds, Games •* AU -AT GBYBB’S • 13 free Street• Dbo U-oodaw _ b GBAUD 1 ANNUAL SALE CORSETS. *t» Vokrty mIc «r CORSETS, To Continue Thirty Hays f —AT A— Very Large Discount FROM FORMER PRICES. Our present stock of Corsets, comprise* a great va riety in both style and finish. L. B. FOLLETTE, 331 CONGRESS STREET, 331 _Ct. Tata— Place. dclSdlm MAGIC HAIR Hestorative ! ! NO. 1, Willleusn dray ar Faded Hair ta.'its ORIGINAL COLOR, ■ITHKB BLACK OB BBOWJl. Strengthens the hair and gives nourlmment to the roots. Mate the hair soft and motet. Prevent* end cores Dandruff A Splendid Hair Dressing, proved to be the Best and Cheapest In ihe Market. MAGIC HAIR DYE Ha* only to be applied to the Hair or Whiskers and the work is done; no washing. B3T For sale by all Druggiste. jp CHARLES HEWHALL, Proprietor, oct!3eod 47 Hanover »t, Boston. 3m PAINTS AND OIL CHEAP Just received In bond, and for sale DOTY fbke, for use on the burnt district, Strictly Parc English Lead aad Oil I Rebuilders will effect a great saving by purchasing in this way. ___ Every description of PAINT 8T0CK at tbs lowest rates by F. W. PUKDII St CO., declnUt 98 Commercial attest. ITEAJtJblis. PORTLAND AND NEWYOnK STEAMSHIP COMPASt . 9EBII.WEEKLY line. 'Die splendid and find Steam (hips DluIGU, Capt. II. Shkh. Vrooi>, ami FRANCONIA, Capt. w. W. Shebwood, wdl, until w _ 0 ■ 'further notice, run as follow * ■n«>rr'ri"wbar,» Portland, every WFDN E.S **I>A*» at 4 »*»<• leave Pier SATOROAf!K0^CTWJiDNES,,AY‘‘"rt are titled up with fine accouiiuoda ■iia^«niaking this the most sj*eedy, ? route lor travellers between 2fJL V°j?, aad M,,i2e- Pawage, in State Room, ♦6-°° >abin passage $5.00. Meals extra, trilwf.. b* tbl* ]ln* to and from Mon ®angor’ ®atb» Augusta, Kastport and re/lueBt?d t° *®nd their height to the l«“portuInd*r y “ PMon th« day ■!>»» they Tor freight or passage apply to t Br°w,1,e Wharf, Portlaud. J. T. AllES, Piar 38 Eaal River. May St», 1»<A._dtl JnlernaUonalSteamship Co CM. I. M M. j„„., ' WINTER ARRANGEMENT °NE TK1** j5« wlkk. ^Se^M&Stote^ST At M. 9 St- Joh" •»«■! THl’Rs sim VnA.W<?SJ*<*k tod w New Brunswick OlitobSii^'jy'L A°»nflth^.! ^,A; N. A. Hallway »*»t. Jota*S’P'®; Wand, end Pto,““mtr“J,l° <*»d aftrf»8M352s£itt>2& 2: /r^tesmssSisMw." " Montreal OceanSteamship Co. j IhwsM ■••kcd (, ».--.- ■ 'lckel- OMM .1 * ™b“thik|S!5"u* *»« *"£•“*"•» ”< the rtUn toSSj” °.n ““ 13d. otreal> to U> hdiow ”sul£i£; Accommodation an<t ,Jr«T>ool, ™bl„. ta(._ iVftof, 5 „ *7° h> iso. ^ight J£2!S*Noyfi, ?*£' ^ LL^N. No. 3 India St «* kouc^to boston 4lMWMep J^Hiementf or th ePom^Jj nu^*he Steamer* (w«l run a. toilow. ■ “ Paflket Co. Cjwn tor?"9 Ib'H*on »*• ^n.I.j'.Xt r,^,1"' ___ HOTELS. uihted states *®TEl, f autfPdin VOltABLE. N. J. DAVIS. lU-OUT^T ,„ Llr„BEB~ = °wners of Hemlock Lands? o?NoifPYorkVEMENT tore of an inIDftH0^!l^F,llte<, States for thJ** 0wu Mio Bark ihr,L2S2*rtaJl*bie “fflCxSTn-«Sf ihft u'anufcc nianuiactur.. P* gallon. t*vT .T*?,1,1™* mar. hot “'I not^SSf*0®* *» g A“S S;5rfliS®! «rwy wUbou® ff ttl 'Shfth h"" asrtaSSsas-w *• cost net the hurt _itfn ^e transportation ?,r S’1?*111 freight SSmSSSSSSSsbI s£Ss:fS;S,S »JrJ* *“"totce Of sucreu ,„ ) £?&*««,.. theCo^^“^nr«tiee entering into J^SsSgpF JwaSSs^SsS5”-* nor is d3in>parstu* m*y h* eeen. “' "here mod P Qp i Dp(. So w—0* JA,L| ’3°° HRWAH» ! '#j£SSSrto!,-h‘ “ig,“ 01 ‘he ehinihUkiS’ HtoaChmp'eiio"-,h?"k°cJl!i0,6hfeet P»nt* and vest ..j a br»wn broadclothCur'Jr heir, : r»*K»K*|eKU=1.^ hat. b grey •houlden **S?i of “edium boHd* JmL?b"u' * feet SSa&WMS SSferK* toll &*•> hlgb, darkl^^*®’ “hout *!ej£r‘, build. He Tow. *wln*<,,g gait, of poTiffi® “•*». tr.r£s^si irtthbctSJfh t,re“y "tou,t*^*fr’rt abo“t s feet tu srn£, ffe'-horT"^ 4J%5Brs& b^S*prm ^-aRWia o-clock. |,ri,0ner' e8ck|ted ^ ^ , 0rH^¥™"^n*“'e®/u™^,7Pt'„ W. PARKS!1 Portland, Noy. 20, im« Shcrid' and Jajl’r nov'.’ldlw MEN’S AND DR A WERS, In Engliih, Scotch and American. Charles Custis & Co. Morton Block, CONQBK9S HTBEKT. decl5d3t Stockholders’ Meetlnp. THE Stockholder, of the Lkirns and Farminu ton Hailroad Company, are hereby notified to meet at the office of Henry M. Payton, In Poctluid, on WEDNESDAY, the nineteenth day of December, 1898, at three of the clock In the afternoon, to act on the following article.. 1st—To ml » vacancy in the Board of Director*. 2d—To see It the stockholder, will ratify the bar gain m ado by the Director, with the Androncoggln Kailroad Co., for running of said Koadx. 3d—To Ke if they will reconsider, modify, change, or annul their former instructions to the Directors respecting assessing the Stockholders tor the payment of the first and second mortgages. ° transact any other business that may le gally come before the meeting, (the last three articles being on request by Stockholders.) By order of the Directors. _ JO-i. ILSLEY, Clerk. Portland, Dec*r 3d, 1868. decldtd Notice. AT a meeting of the Relief Committee hidden on Monday last, it was voted that all applications (braid, In rebuilding dwelling houses tV coming Sear, must be made on or before the first Mpmla v of anuary next. Blank applications can he had at the Office of lie Treasurer of the Committee at Market Hall. Dec 6—<1 to.Jan 1