Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 19, 1866, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 19, 1866 Page 4
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riis'. miKKirn*. Kcvicu of lh«* Jlsrkci FOR TUE WEEK ENDING 1)CC. 18, 1SG6. A dull trade has characterized the past week aiul market values remain without much change. Our merchants do not anticipate much trade until after the opening o! the new year, when purchases are made for Spring. The failure of a prominent house on Commercial street hA8 not created any alarm. There is no scarcity of money on good (securities. Cold was very steady la8t week, the average price being about 137$. On Monday, 17th, it started up a little and sold as high as 138$, closing at 138j|. Tues day it opened at 138f, closing at 137$. » It is said to be the intention of Secretary McCul loch that gold shall not go much below 140, neither shall it go above that point. There is no doubt that he can control the market in this respect, and thus prevent the nitrations of speculators, who would send it up to 150 and even higher if they could. APPLES—The market continues to be well sup plied with good fruit, and prices range from $3.5tKg 4 50 per bbl. for sound winter apples. Dried apples are not brought iu freely, and are firm at our quota tions. A MIES—Pots are lower, bst the demand is quite limited. BEANS—The supply is not large and holders are firm at our quotations. BREAD—Prices are steady, with a light demand for pilot and ship. BOX SJIOOKS—Prices are nominal and the mar ket is dull. Very lew are shipped and the stocks in store are dally increasing. BUTTER—The market continues to be well sup plied, and prices tend downward. The truth is, tnc daily men have large slocks on hand which now they are more anxious to sell than they were two months ago, us they autiepate a further decline. CANDLES—There is a good demand for Trow bridge’s moulds at our quotations, which arc the fac tory prices. CHEESE—The market is well supplied with good Vermont and New York, and prices have shaded down. CEMENT—Prices unchanged. The demand con tinues to be large, but the supply is good. COAL—There has been more of a demand the past week. Dealers are firm and prices unchanged. COOPERAGE—No change. Shooks of all kinds arc scarce, and orders are ahead of the manufacture. CORDAGE—With light demand prices remain flnn, and there Is no change from last week’*quota - tions. DRUGS AND DYES—No change. The market is very quiet and the demand limited. DUCK—The demand for Portland duck is large and it is taken up as fast as manufactured. Prices are unchanged. DRY GOODS—The market is dull and inactive. Thera is a slight decline in cotton goods from last week’s quotations. In woolen goods we have no no ticeable change. FISH—Dull, and demand very moderate. There are several cargoes here for which purchasers cannot lie found, and the ow ners w ill he obliged to winter them. FIjOUR—There is a better demand and the choice grades have recovered from the decline experienced iu New York last week. We notice the arrival of about 5000 barrels choice grades St. Louis, by sea from New Orleans, which are tirrnly hold at $15 to $17, the latter price for favorite brands and in job bing lots. FRUIT—Raisins are in good supply. Lemons are coming along more freely. Havana oranges are more plenty. GRAIN—Corn has shaded down to $1 22@1 25 for mixed and $1 28^1 30 for yellow. Oats are in lair demand. hay—Dealers are paying *22@23 per ton for pressed. The market is not overstocked. HIDES AND SKINS—The transactions have been rather light. There is no variation in price. IKON—No change from our reduced prices of last week. The demand continues Ihir. LARD—Firmer. Holders are stiff at our quota tions, and the tendency is upward. LEAD—With a light demand for sheet and pipe, prices are unchanged. LEATHER— The trade Is quite dull. Holders are firm lor the best grado of leathers. LIME—The demand grows less and the stocks are large; but prices are unchanged from our quotations of last week. LUMBER—The market is active for all kinds ot lumber, and prices are fully sustained at our quota tions. MOLASSES—Holders are very firm for the small stock on hand. There is no old molasses com ing forward, and the new crop will not be along till the middle or the last of January. NAVAL STORES—Spirits of Turpentine is selling at 90c. No change in other articles. OAKUM.—The market is steady at lost week’s prices. OILS—The demand for Portland Kerosene con tinues moderate at 05c by the quantity and 70c by the single barrel. Linseed has shaded down since last week. Whale and castor are a little lower. ONIONS—The market is well supplied and prime silver-skins are selling at $2&2 25 per bbl. PAINTS—No change from last week’s quotations, though prices rather favor buyers. The demand has fallen otf. PLASTER—The market is well supplied and prices are lower. We quote soft at $2 t>0 and hard at $2 00 per ton. Ground is selling at $0 00 at wholesale and $10 at retail. PRODUCE—Cut meats are in good supply without any change in prices. Poultry is a little higher. Eggs are shading down. Potatoes are plenty, and choice ones command $2 25&2 50 per bbl. Shipping potatoes bring BOcigCO per bushel. Cranberries are selling at $4®4 50 per bnshcl. PROVISIONS—Beef is lower. Pork is also lower with light demand. Round hogs bring Italic.— Smoked hams are Belling at 15@16c per lb. RICE—Rangoon is selling at 10@llc per lb. Caro lina rices bring 124c. SALT—Steady uuder the recent slight advance. The demand is good. SOAPS—The demand for Leathe & Gore’s steam refined soaps is well maintained and orders are com ing in from a '1 over the country. Our quotations give the factory p. ices. SUGARS—The market is without any animation, and prices for Havana sugars are steady. Refined sugars are a shade lower, the best qualities bringing 15| u>15gc. The Eagle Refinery has stopped manu facturing until next March. STARCH—Firm at the recent advance, with a hum 1 crate demand. SHOT—There is a slight decline in both drop and buck shot. TEAS Finn and steady, for the stocks on hand, with but few transactions.' TINS— There is a fair demand for all kinds of tins. Stocks have been replenished by recent arrivals from Europe, and prices are a shade lower. TOBACCO—We have no changes to note; the mar ket is dull and prices steady. VARNISH—No change. The demand continues to be good for all kimls. WOOL—The wool market still continues very dull and there is no prospect of an improvement at present. In New York, last week, the trade brightened up, but it has again subsided and prices are weak. The manufacturers are losing on their goods as they can not be manuiheturud, with wool at the present rates, without a loss. 11 is not supposed that the prices for wool have touched bottom. ZINC—Except lbr home purposes the demand has fallen off. Prices are unchanged. FREIGHTS—Business is dull and there is no im provement In rates and hut few demands for Cuba freights. The engagements since our last are bark Hunter for a port north side Cuba, with sugar lihd. shooks at 55c; brig H. S. Emery, for Saguo, with box shocks at 20c, lihd. shooks and heads at 40c, and hoops on deck at $9; new brig Gipsey Queen, for Havana, with box shooks at 20c, molasses shooks and heads at 55c, ami hoops at 10$ per M; brig A. J. Ross, bonce to Matanzas, with box shooks at 20c, and hoops at $9 |>er M; and sell W. E. Alexander, henee to Havana, with boxes at 20 and molasses lihd shooks at 50c. Coastwise we notice the engagement of brig Sullivan, for Savannah, with hay at $8 per ton. Portland Daily Press Stock Lint. CORRECTED BY WM. H. WOOD ft SON, Slock and Exchange Broker, 178 Fore St., Portland. For the week ending Dec. 18. De scription*. Par Value. Offered. Asked Government 0's, 1881.Ill. 112 Government 5-20,1*C2,.107.10s Government 5-20.1804,.106.107 Government 5-2011805,. 106.I07 Government 5-20, July,.108.10‘J Government 7-30, 1st verier.104.105 Government 7-30, 2d und od series,_104.105 Government 10-40. 99.100 State of Maine Bonds,.99.109 Portland City Bonds,.17.9s Bath City Bonds,.95.97 Bangor City Bonds, 20 years,.95.97 Calais City Bonds,. 95.% Cumberland National Bank,-40.47.49 Canal National Bank,.100.106.107 First National Bank,.100.106.107 Casco National Bank,.100.106.107 Merchants' National Bank,.75.78.79 National Traders Bank,.100.10G.107 Second National Bank,.100.80.s5 Portland Company.100.90.95 Portland Gas Company,.50.51.52 Ocean Insurance Company,.... 100.104.10s At. A St. Lawrence U. U.,. 55 60 At. & St. Lawrence R.U. Bonds,100. 90."! ]. . .' .93 A. ft K. It. R. Bonds.66.87 Maine Central R. R. Stoc’-.iuo.!!!.. .11. .. .12 Maine Central R. R. Bonds,. . '$3.60 Androscoggin R. R. Stock.50..... . worthies8* Androscoggin 1st Mortg'gc Bouds,.’.85. 90 Ken. ft Portland R. R. Bonds,.loo. isc.90 Portland ft Forest Av’n’e R. R., loo.’oo.70 Portland Glass Company,. loo.!ioo.iot Port. Shovel Manufikc’gCo.,. ...100.nominal Richardson's Wharf Co...100.95.jou Portlaud Drv Goods Market. COTXON GOOD8. Inches. Price. Heavy Sheeting,.37.19 (a) 21 Fine Sheeting,.36. 17^ 19 Fine Sheeting,. 40.19 21 Medium Shoeting,...14 m 17 Light Sheeting,...14 ^ Shirting,.27 to 30.10(a) 13 BLEACHED SHEETING. Good Bleached Sheeting,.36 00 an 071 Good Bleached Sheeting,.0-8....!!! .25 to 374 Medium Sheeting,.36... "17 hr, o.»* Shirting,.27 to 32. 15 DRILLING. ~3''-' Heavy Drilling,.30. 22F& 2% Medium,.30.20S jm Corset Jeans,.15 S eel OOTTON FLANNEL8. 3 Heavy Cotton Flannels,.25 @ 30 Medium Cotton Flannels,.20(g) 25 Bleached Cotton Fhumels,.25 («| 371 STRIPED SHIRTING. Heavy Striped Shirting,.30.25 @ 30 Heavy Strija-.l 81iirtinK).27.221 M 25 Medium Striped Shirt ing,.27. 17 <gl 20 „ , . TICKING. Heavy Ticking,.37j@ „„ „ , OOTTONADE8. Heavy double and twist,. 45 @ 65 Heavy Denims,. dn an ak Medium Denims..95 JS. n 1 in , OAMURICS AND PRINTS. W Colored Cambrics,. Best. Prints,. .15 ni . Wu.'.14®la DvLamos, .?B @ 26 CRASH. ^ ° Crash,. 1110 it BATTING, wadding! &cV 17 Cotton Batting, %> lb.. M ® .. „ , _ WOOLEN GOODS. Kentucky Jeans,.25 @ 52* Satinets,.50 @ 8-P> Black Union CaHttiiuerea.• ;*2 *2 Black all wooi ..«S? «§} 51 WOOL FLASNX1.S. Bine Mixed Twilled Flannels.32ig) 621 Blue and Scarlet,.• •.© ®M White, plain...3-4.H (g) 50 White, plain. ... 36 .60 In; 76 Portland Wholesale Prices Current, Corrected for the Pntss to De«. 18. Green & brl. 2 60 ® 4 BO i Cooklne V bu. 50® 75 Dried *7 ft... U ® 11 I Western do. 12 Ashes. Pearl t> lb.none Pot. 9 @ 10 Beans. Marrow V bu. 2 50 @ 3 00 Pea.3 00 ® 3 80 Blue Pod_2 50 ® 2 76 Box Shooks. Pine,. 70 ® 80 Bread. Pilot ¥* 100 tbl2 00 ®15 00 1 llot ex loo lblO 50^12 00 Slap. ..•.8 5010 00 Craekersy brl 0 75 ® OraekersillOO 60 ® 65 Butter. Fjaiily V lb... 35® 38 Store. 22 ® 26 Candles. Mouldy) lb... 10® 17 Sperm. to <ffi to Cement. %r on.z au ® 3 00 Cheese. Vermontvth 16 @ Is Sow York.... 10®; 18 Coal—(Retain. Cumberland, to 50 all 00 l.orb'y.£l>hiiuo»d.lo®lt>l Leldgli.1» 50 ®U Oo KedAsh. 9 50 ®10 00 While Ash. 9 50 (g:10 00 Coffee. .Javst> lb.... 37 @ 40 Rio. 20 ® 30 Cooperage. Hhd.Sh’ks&Hils, Mol. City.. .3 25 @ Sug. City.. .2 75 ® 3 00 Sug.C’try.. 150 ® 1 75 C’try ititt Mol. Hhd. Sli’ks. 200 ® 2 25 Hbd. H’d’gs, Soft Pine... 25® Hard Pine.. 30 ® Hoops.IMfll.aS 00 ®40 00 li.Oak StavesOO 00 ®55 00 Copper. Cop. Sheathing 43 @ Y.M.Sheathing 32 ® Y. M. Bolts... 85 ® Cordage. American|Hb 2o$® 21 Manila. 23 ® 231 ManilaBoltrope 25 ® 251 x/rugu buu uyom. Alcohol gal 450 @ Arrow Root... 30 fa) 70 Bt-Carb Soda 9 @ 10 Borax. 39 (g Camphor. ...125 @ Cream Tartar 35 @ 55 Indigo.1 50 <g 1 85 Logwood ex... 16 (g 17 Madder. 18 tg 20 Naptha t> gal. 35 @ 55 Opium ^ ft 10 75 @ Ruubarb.4 62 @ Sal Soda. 5 @ 5J Saltpetre. 16 @ 28 Sulphur. 7J@ Vitriol. 18 @ B~‘Ok. No. 1,. @ No. 10,. @ 1 Ravens. @ t Bye woods. K Barwood. 3 ' Brazilwood.. 13 Camwood_ Fustic,. Logwood, Cam peachy. St. Domingo Nic.Wood_ Peach Wood.. Red Wood_ Sapan Wood.. Fish. Cod, *> qtl. Large Shore 650 a 7 50 LargeBank 5 75 @ 6 50 Small.3 75 @ 4 25 Pollock.3 60 (g 4 50 Haddock,new 2 00 (g 2 75 Hake.2 00 (g 2 75 Herring, Shore, 3p bl.4 00 @6 25 Scaled,*»bx. 35 (g 45 No. 1. 25® 35 Mackerel pbl. Bay No. 1.. 18 00@19 0fl Bay No. 2. 16 60@1KOO Bay No. 3. 13 23@I4 25 Shore No.l.lx 50 @20 00 Shore No.3. 9 00 @10 00 Flour. White Winter choice xx 16 00@17 50 XX 14 50 @1U 01) X 13 O0@ll 00 Rod Winter xx. 14 50@ 15 50 x. 13 00@ Spring xx - 14 MB 11 50 X.. 13 2D@ 14 00 Superfine . 10 Oo @12 00 St. Louis & Southern Superior xx 10 50@18 00 Canada Superior xx 16 00@16 50 Michigan ft Western Sup’r xx .. 16 6u@16 50 Fruit. Almonds—Jordan 1b. Soft Shell... @ 40 Shelled. @ 55 Pca’Nuts.3 75 @ Citron, new... 40 @ Currants. @ 18 Dates, new_22 @ 18 @ 21 Prunes,.. Is @ Raisins, Bunch,ipbx 3 87 @ 4 00 Layer.4 26 @ 4 40 Lemons,box 3 50 fey s 50 Oranges,frioo 4 oo @ Grain. Corn, Mixed.. 1 22 @ 1 25 Weat’nYeLTw 1 28 @ 1 30 Rye.1 30 @ 1 35 Barley.1 20 @ 1 25 Oats. 70 @ 75 Shorts tt» ton..'ie 00 @35 00 Fine Feed. .40 Oo @ 45 oo Gunpowder. Blasting..5 50 @6 00 Sporting.6 00 @ 7 50 Hay. Presscdipton'72 00 @23 00 Loose.20 00 @25 00 Straw. 12 00 @15 00 Hides and Skins. Buenos Ayres 29 @ 31 Western. 18 @ 19 Slaughter_ to @ Calfskins.... 30 @ Lamb Skins. .1 00 @ 1 50 Iron. Common;. 4}@ >w Refined. B}@ 64 Swedish. 8 @ Norway. 81@ 8 Cast Steel_ 27 @ 29 German Steel. 18 @ Eng.Blis .Steel 22 @ Spring Steel.. 11 @ 14 Sheet Iron, English. 7 @ 71 R. G. *j@ 11 Russia. 24 @ 27 Belgian_ 22 @ Lard. Barrel, lb.. 131@ 14 Kegs, 4jf lb.... 14 (g" „ Lead. ihcet Sc Pipe. 124® 13 Leather. ^ew York, Light. 30 @ 34 Mid. weight 34 ® 38 Heavy. 37 ® 40 Slaughter . 60 (a, 33 Am. Call.... 1 45 ® 1 65 Lime. Ruckl’d,cask 1 40 in, 1 60 Lumber. Clear Pine, Nob. la 2.... GO 00 ®G5 00 So. 3.45 00 (ft.'o 00 No. 4. 20 00 £25 00 hipping_21 00 (£24 04 Spruce.14 00 (£19 oo Dimension Spruce 20@25 Hemlock_15 00 £18 00 Clapboards, SpruccEx..24 00 @2G00 l’lne Ex_ none. Shingles, Cedar Ext.. 4 60 @ 4 76 i Cedar No.!..3 00 (a) 3 26 >baved Cedar 9 75 “ l'ine 6 75 Liatha, Spruce.3 60@ ♦ DO l’ine. 4 90 g 4 7B Molasses. Porto Rico.76 g 80 Jionfuegos-... 00 g 65 Crinidad. 83 g 55 Juba Cbiyed.. 60 g 52 Clayed tart. 45 g 48 Muscovado. 53 g 00 Nalls. Je<k. 7 00 @ 7 28 Naval Stores. rar p brl_5 00 g 6 60 Pitch (C. Tar13 25 (si Wil. Pitch .. .5 00 g 5 6(1 Bosiu.7 00 g 12 00 Purpentine p gal. 90 (g Oakum. American_101 @ 131 Oil. Kerosene,_ C5 @ 70 3pcrm.3 60 g Whale. 69 Bank. 00 Shore.29 00 @32 00 00 muons. Siv’sklns# bl. 2 @2 28 Faints. Portl’d Lead.17 80 @ Pure> 50 @ Purelirydo.16 50 @ Am. Zinc... .13 00 @ Rochelle Yel.. 4 @ Eng.Veu.lied. 4}@ Red Lead!.... 16 @ 18 Litharge. 15 @ 17 Blaster. Soft, # ton...2 50 @ Hard.* 00 @ 00® 10 00 Prodnoe. Beet; side #ft> 10 @ 13 Veal. H @ 10 Lamb. 10 @ 12 Chickens. 20 @ 22 Turkeys. 20 @ 23 Ge«Se. 18 @ 20 Eggs, tftdoz.. 32 @ 34 Potatoes,#' bbl 1 70@2 04 Cranb’s # bush 4 0o@l 50 Provisions. Mess Beef, Chicago,.. .20 00 @22 00 Ex Mess..24 00 @28 00 Pork, ExtraClear @28 00 Clear.25 00 @26 00 Mess.23 00 @24 00 Prime.... 19 00 @20 00 Hams. 15 @ 16 Bioe. Rice, # lb_ 10® 12} Bum. New England 2 55 Baleratus. Saleratus # lb 12@ 13 Salt. Turk’s Is. t> hbd. (8bus.)4 25 @4 7/ Liverpool.4 25 @ 4 80 Gr’nd Butter. 30 @ Seeds. [Hcrdigrass bush 400@150 [Clover lb.14 @15 lied Top bag 5 50 @ 6 00 Shot. Drop,# HW tbs @12 50 Buck. @13 60 Boap. Exil'd St’m Rclluod 11} Family.10} No. 1. 10 Oline. 13} Chem Olive. Ill Crane’s. 13} Soda. 13} Bpioea. Cassia, pure.. 80 @ Cloves. 43 @ 45 Ginger. 28 @ 30 Mace.140 @ Nutmegs.1 35 @ 1 40 Pepper. 28 @ 30 Pimento. 30 @ 33 Stareh. Pearl. 11}@ Sugar. Muscovado... " Hav. Brown . Hav. White... Crushed. Granulated. . Powdered_ :_ Engle Ketinery A'@none do do B @ none Teas. Souchong_ 76 @ 90 Oolong. 90 @ 95 Oolong, choicel 00 @ 1 05 Japan,.110 @ 125 Tin. Banca, cash.. 35 @ 38 Straits, cash.. 34 @ 36 English. 34 @ 37 Char. I. C... 14 75 @15 50 Char.I.X...17 75 @18 50 Tobacoo. Fives & Tens, Best Brands 70 @ 80 Mediant_ 60 @ 65 Common... 65 @ 60 Half tbs. best brands. 75 @ 80 Sfat’lLeaf, Ibs.l 00 @ 125 !7avy lbs. 75 @ 85 Twine. Cotton Sail... @85 Flax. @ 76 Varnish. Jamar.2 76 @ 3 76 Furniture—2 25 @4 25 Coach.3 00 @6 60 Wood. Ham, retail. 10 50 @11 00 Soil. @700 lvlndilr.g#box 30 @ 40 Wool. [Tnwash'd E)eecc25 @ 30 Washed do.30 @ 35 Lamb Skins.. 76 @ 1 10 Zino. dossclman, sheet,14}@15 -ehigh.11 @ 15 TELEGRAPHIC REPORTS. Financial. m , New York, Dee. 18. lhc demand for money on call was freely met at G per cent, on stock collaterals and 5 on Government. The supply is steadily increasing, and the market is daily growing easier. Prime discounts ranged from 01 to 7 per cent. The Gold market was weaker at the cjose, ami fell off to 1371. The rlso in American secu rities in London had a depressing effect upon the pre mium. Governments were in better demand this af ternoon, and there was a general advance in prices.— Miscellaneous shares were active. Steamship shares firm. The Bailway market was steady, with a sharp rise on Cleveland & Toledo. Fluctuations during the day have been frequent. The spirit of simulation is steadily reviving in mining shares, and there was a large business done to-day with a further advance in prices. There has been a change in the method of doing things at the regular stock board. There is now a call going on all day, and the first board and the sec ond board arc substantially abolished. New York Market. r, .. , New York, Dec. 18 Cotton—firm; sales 3,000 bales. Middling uplands at 34£e. Orleans at35$c. Holders meet the demand freely. Flour—10 @ 15c better; sa’es 10,800 bols. State at 8 35 (£ 12 00; Bound Hoop Ohio at 1100 @ 13 00: Western at 8 30 (j£ 13 25; Southern sales at 11 16 to 16 50. Wheat—less active and closing quiet, with the ad vance lost; sales 28,600 hush. Milwaukee No. 2 al 2 40^2 15. White Canada 3 05 @ 320, the iuside price tor smutty; Canada Club, in bond, 2 38. Corn—heavy and closed I @ 2c lower; sales 41,000 bush. Mixed Western al 1 14. White Western at 1 15. Oats—steady; sales 43,000 bnsh. Beet—active and sternly; sales 1,140 bbls. Pork—quiet but steady; sales 4.250 bbls. Lord—a shade easier; sales 875 bbls. Whiskey—quiet. Rice—quiet and firm, Sugar—quiet. Coffee—quiet. Molasses-steady; New Orleans 230 bbls. at79@ 88}c. Demarara at 47 @ 02}. Barbadoes at 004c. Oils—dull. 2 Naval Stores—firm. Petroleum —dull. Tallow—heavy; sales at 11 @ 111c. Wool—quiet. Freights to LiAerpool—dull and drooping. Toledo Markets. 2 w sk sssritsr »SSrst ?t°7 WfeTBO.08**"**'”111460- Dr''89*1 hogs-^l« Chicago Market*. , , , , Chicago, Dec. 18. !■ lour less active but slcady; sales of Sprinv l’xirs at 10 00 (i. 10 50; superfine at 7 50 'in 8 50. Wheal is fBf&.'ti"*0-1 S|iri"8a< 210 2U; No. 2 at ’S j £2. Com dull and nominal; sales No. 1 at No ilm4 ?“• 2 al 77 ® 79>- are lower; sales of f Vl " " ' »t« m 48c, and No. 2 at 55c. Bariev 2 mles ol No 08 No- 2 at. 05 @ C7c. Rye steady; uuehamred * wirt. 88 89<'- Provisions—Mess pork unchanged, with small sales at 18 25. Cincinnati Market*. Flour steady and unchangah^jpSjJ’p’ and unchanged. Lard dull at 12C Cotm^r ciisr W1,itkey du" anrt x-,°rn«oidrnn Hi. Lsuia Market. J St.Louis.Mo., Dec. 18. i lour is In light demand, but there is a firmer feel ing, and prices are unchanged. Wheat dull: sales of tall at 2 GO, and spring at 2 00. Corn dull and au Lhanged. Oats steady; sales at 06 @ 67c in bulk, and 74 (a 70c in sacks. Rye belter; sales at 1 00 (a) 1 f4).— Bn‘,' u?»*lanBC''- Whiskey wle* at ■ Dogs firm and actiye; sales at 6 50 @ 6 75. j McmphiN 4 lot loti Tlarlul Memphis, Tenn., Dee. is. Cotton—the market is tirm and quiet; Ordinary at 6c; good ordinary 28c; low middling 30c; middling He; strict middling 33c; good middling nominal.'— Weather unfavorable. Naakville Cotton Market. Nashville, Dec. 18. The Cotton market opened and closed dull; sales 1.286 bales at 28 @ 28}c, tax paid. Mobile Markets. Mobile, Dec. 18. Cotton hi good demand; sales to-day 1,400 bales; dock on sale light, and the market closed firm; Mid lling Uplands at 31c. New Orleans Markets. New Orleans, Dec. 18. Cotton—in good demand and advanced Ac; sales 3,800bales; low Middling at 30@ 31c; Receipts 2,775 bales. Sugar—in moderate demand; sales of tail- at 9}c; prime to choice at 10} (g lljjc. Molasses in fhir de mand ; sales of tair at Goo; prime to choice at 62 @ 68c. Sterling Exchange 149A (g 1 50. New York sight Ex change } (&) jo discount. Gold 137} @ 134. Freights active and to11uuge scarce and rates advancing; by si earner to New York }c; sail to Liverpool }c. ('omniriclal—Per Cable. London, Dec. 17, Evening. Cons >ls for money closed this afternoon at 89. American Securities.—The following are the quotations tor American Securities: Erie Railroad Shares 47}. Illinois Central Railroad Shares 77}. Unit ed States 5*20*8, 1802, coupons, 71}. New York Stock Market. New York, Dec. 18. Second Board—Stocks: American Gold. 137} U. 8. Coupon Sixes, 1881,.112} U. S. Sixes, 1881, registered,.108 U. S. Five-Twenties, registered, 1862.106} U. 8. Five-Twenties, coupons,. 1862. 107} U. 8. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1864,.106} U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1865,.106} U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1865, new issue_ 108} U. S. Ten-Forties, coupons,..* 99s U. S. Ten-Forties, registered. 99} Treasury Seven Three-Tenths, 1st series,. 105} Treasury Seven Three-Tenths, 2d series,.105} Treasury Seven Three-Tenths, 3d series,.105} Boston Water Power Company,.31 Cumberland Coal Company. 66 Western Union Telegraph,.. 48} New York Central,.112} Erie,. 74 i Hudson,. 121 Reading. 106} Michigan Southern.82} Illinois Central,,,.117} Cleveland & Pittsburg,. 90 Cleveland & Toledo.117} Chicago & Rock Islnnd,..105} Boston Stock List. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Dec 18. American Gold. 138} United States Coupon Sixes, 1881. 112 United States 7 3-lotlis, 1st series. 105} u% 2d series. 135} “ 3d series. 105} “ tjin;ill. 105 United States 5-20*, 18G2. 107J “ July, 1865. 108} Western Railroad... 145 Eastern Railroad. 110} MARRIED. In Memphis, Tenn., Oct. 18, Mr. Charles R. Oliver and Miss Ella W. Swett, formerly of this city. In Portsmouth. Dee. 8, Luther H. Fitch, of Sebago, and Olive S. H. Chase, of Baldwin. In Phipsburg, Dee. 13, Josiah T. Sherrar, of Rock land, ana Mary M. Meieen. In Booth bay, Dec. 11, Grin Reed and M ss Helen M. Berry. In Batb, Dec. 13, Joseph Z. Kellar and Maria L. Bryant, both of Camden. In Lowell. Mass., Nov. 27, Jessie F. Frisbee, M.D., of Woburn, and Harriet A!., daughter of the late Gen. Richard Dunlap, of Brunswick. DIED. In Kennebunkport, Dec. 16, Charles Henry, only child of Rev. John S. and Martha E. Cushman, aged 6 years 7 months. [Funeral this Wednesday afternoon, at 2$ o’clock, from No. 1 Parris street. In Buxton, Dec. 17, Ldw. S. Berry, aged 22 years 5 months 10 days. In Northport, Nov. 21, Miss Ida A. Know!ton, aged 20 years. In Bangor, Dec. 7, Mr. Geoogo W. Littlefield, aged 44 years. In Bangor. Dec. 12, Mrs. Esther A., wife of Joseph Durgin, aged 33 years. In Gardiner, Dec. 11, Mrs. Eliy.a, wife of Dea. Freeman P. Patten. In Winthrop. Dec. 7, Mr. Thos. Jackson, formerly of Pittston, aged 81 years. DEPARTURE OF OCEAN STEAMERS NAME FROM FOR DATE. Eagle..New York. .Havana.Dec 20 Rising Star.New York. .California-Dec 21 City of Now York..New York. .Liverpool.Dec 22 Virginia.New York. .Liverpool.Dec 22 Arago.New Yom. .Havre.Dec 22 Bavaria.New York. .Hamburg.Dec 22 Guiding Star.New Pork. .Rio Janeiro.. .Dec 22 Cuba.Boston.Liverpool.Dec 26 Miniature Almanac.December 19. Sun rises.7.25 I Sun sets.4.30 | Moon sets. 4.27 AM High water.9.00 AM MARINE JN ICWS PORT OF PORTLAND. Tuesday, December 18. ARRIVED. Steamer Franconia. Sherwood, New York. Steamer New Brunswick, Winchester, Boston tor Eastport and St John NB. Sen Harriet, (Br) Moore, Sydney, CB. Sch Alice, Fnsbee, Bath. Sch Eagle, Pomroy, Rockland. Sch N Jones, Huntley, Machias lor Providence. Sell Wm Pope, Libbv, Machias tor Boston. Sch Sea Flower, Dickey, Bellas! tor Boston. CLEARED. Barque S W Holbrook, H C Small, Cienfuegos— Thos Asencio & Co. Barque Jennie Prince, (new, of Freeport, 953 tons) 5 M Prince, Baltimore, to load for Nicaragua—OM Marrett. Brig Hattie S Bishop, Webber, Havana—I liinnev 6 Jackson. Brig Mary C Rosevelt, Farnsworth, Cardenas— Churchill, Browns & Manson. Brig Sullivan, (new, 345 tons) Perry, Savannah— McGiTvery, Ryan & Davis. Sch Harriet, (Br) Britt, St Andrews, NB—master. Sch Rambler, (Br) Bissett, St John, NB—J Por teotis. SAILED—Barque Isabel. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.! GREEN’S LANDING. Dec 11— Sailed, sebs West over, Cousins, St John, NB, for Boston; New Pack et, Kelley, Mill bridge for Salem; Uvena, Gardiner, Calais for Providence. Dec 13—Sid, schs Vienna, Look. Addison tor Rock land; Ros <nna. Look, do for do. Dec 14—Sid, brig Mattano, Ja vis, Surry lor New York; schs Leopard, Carver. Machias for Portland; Sea Queen, Hammond, Gouldsboro for do. NOTICE TO MARINERS. ALBEMARLE SOUND, NORTH CAROLINA. A screw-pile lighthouse has been erected at the mouth of the Roanoke River, Albemarle Sound. North Carolina, hi take the place ot the light-vessel formerly marking that station, and will Delighted for the first time on the evening ot Jan. 1, 807. The new structure stands iu seven and a half feet depth of water, mean tide, distant about five hun dred yards due North ol the point on the East side of the entrance to the river. The iron work of the foundation is painted red, and the superstructure is painted white. The illuminating apparatus is by bus of the fourth order, showing a fixed white light. The lighi is placed at an elevation ol 35 feet above the level ot the sea, and should l»e seen in clear weather at a distance ol lo nautical miles. Vessels niakine for Ro moke river from any direc tion in the Sound, may approach williin 100 yards to the Westward of the lighthouse, and then steering due South will enter the river in the best water. By order of tlie Light house Board: W. B. SHUBRICK, Chairman. Treasury Department, Oil ice L. II. Board, Washington City, Dec 13, 1866. DISASTERS. A lumber loaded schr, painted green tram an Eas tern port, got on the rocks near the Dumplings, oj» posite Newport, on Sunday night, and came off lull of water. She afterwards tried to get into Newport, but misstayed and was obliged to anchor under Fort Adams, where she remains, in a dangerous position. The above proves to be ihc schr Alountainer. fr om < alais for New Haven. She has gone ashore back of the fort and ha - lost part of deck load. Brig Huron, irons Cardenas for New York, has gone ashore two miles South of Great Egg Harbor and will be a total wreck. .Sch Hampden Belle, Coombs, from Calais for New Haven, put into Newport 16tli, with loss of sails. DOMESTIC PORTS. GALVESTON—Old 14tli, barque Josie Nicholas Nicholas. New York. Ar f>lb, sch Francisco, Warner, Mobile. NEW ORLEANS—Cld 14tli Inst, barque Emma C Litchfield. Crockett, Now York; Thomas Harwaril Strick anu, Liverpool. Towed to sea 6th, ship R C W nthrop. DARIEN—Ar 5th, sch Sabino, from-to load lor Matanzas. In port 10th, schs J B Marshall. Marshall, or New York, ldg; Wm Slater, Smalley. and Grace Clifton, Gilclirist, ldg, (destination not reported.) ST MARIS, GA—Ar 6th, barque Eventide, Park, Cardenas. Cld 9th. brigs I) B Doane, Weeks, Philadelphia; IIth, Kodiak, Downing, River Plattee; Mechanic Mernman. Matanzas. SAVANNAH—Cld 12th, sch Ira Bliss, Bragg, for New York. Below 12th, sch Mvrovcr, Pom New York. Ar 16th, brig Fredoma. Howes, New York; sell Harriet Brewster, Good nil, do. Cld l&t'iJbrig Resolute. Miller, Nassau, NP. CHARLESTON —AT 13th, ch Ralph Carllon, Har rington, Roekport. GEORGETOWN, SC—Ar 8th, sch Dearborn, Hcr riinnn. Turks Islands. Ar loth, seb A E Willard, Lnnstf, Granada. WILM IN OTOin— Below 11 th, brig Belle of the Bay from Providence. GEORGETOWN. DC—Ar 14th, sch C W Holmes, Mills, Baltimore. PHILADELPHIA—Ar 17th, s h E G Willard, Parsons, Portland; bred Hall,-. NEW YORK—Ar 16th, barque C B Hamilton. Sheppard, Havana ; brig John Aviles, Philbrick, Bangor; schs Gen Graut,-, do; Annie Freeman, Reed. Portland. Ar loth, brig Angelia, Leighton, Chcrrylield; schs M4clbas0l, Sa’ Kohmson, Rockland; Saliwa, Wlight, Wona,er’ provU““:! Portland^' EN~Av 1^lll> Brain hall. Hamilton, JKFKB^7^il?,i!;S^E"g0,,e> Bray>lrom dors, Calais For Providence; toha II uni a Ga’rdfnor" do lor do; Dingo, Dorr, Bangor for do; SaJ-Si GaJ: rimer, Teel, Calais tor Fall luver; Caroline Grunt Prossey, do for Providence. a it Alvo In port, sclis E S Conaut, Calais lor N York • U S Grant, Giay, Hampden lor Washington; Chur lie & Willie. Hi\ ; Messenger, Holden; Richrl BuU winkle, Nash, and G W Kimball. Hall, Rockland for New \ork; Oregon, Miller ; Frances, Hatch, and Convoy, do lor do; A J Dyer, Kelley, St John, NB fordo; Mansfield, Leigliion, Joneaport tor N York; -, Henley, Portlamr tor do; liampden Belle, CJoonibs, Calais lor New Haven. HOLMES* HOLE—Ar 15th. schs Ida L Howard McDullie, Jersey City for Portland; G W Hawley’ Allen, Thomaston tor James Biver ; Dirigo. Doit’ Bangor for Providence. * Ar IGtb brigs Rachel Coney, Coney, and Isabella Jewett,W alker, Bangor for New York; Etirus, Aek ley. Cut er for do; sells Ellen, Montgomery, Poco moke River tor Newcastle, Me; Express, Conant. New lork tor Boston; Balloon, Clay, Bangor for New York; G[obe, Strang, Ellsworth lor do; Wave Falkmgham, Jonesport for do; Warren Blake, Me Bervev, Calais tor Mott Haven: Hyena, Gardiner do tor Provldouce. * \ * Sid, brigs Rio Grande, Tangent. Shooting Star, Abner lay lor. Torrent, Euros, Isabella Jewett, and Rachel Coney; schs Nellie Slur Dirigo. II vena PS Conant, Warren Blake, and others. ’ tbrApMladVlphiaUe0rgie Wttbua- Portto“» In itort, barque Ell, n Slevens ; brigs American Union, Wary E Tit mpson, Lincoln Webb, diaries V esley, Kennebec, ltolereon, Martha A Berry and Kennebec; ebs Kobt Itantonl, jr, Corinthian Jane Emson, Kendrick Fish, Bay State, Jeddie. Dresden Undine, Tantamount, F Arthemius, Nellie ltlch’ Blundell, K G Sawyer, A Young, Viola, S A Ham’ mond, Ida L Howard, Express, Georgie Dccring C V Page, and others. BOSTON—Ar 17th, brig Em ily Ftsber, Shackford Baltimore. ’ Cld 17th, sch Delaware, Harrington, Thomaston Ar 18th, schs Lookout, Walls, St George, NB; S H Cady, Crowell, Washington. Cld 18th, schs Duke of Newcastle, (Br) Finlay for Portland, to load lor St John, NB; Damon, John son, Jacksonville; Helen,Carroll, Rockland. FOREIGN1 PORTS, At Port Prava, CVT, brig Potomac, Richars, trom and tor Coa~t of Africa. At Honolulu 29th ult, ship Ceylon, Wood, tor New Bedford 2*tb. Sid ftn Ar cibo, PR, 28th ult, sch Mary Kellev Reed, New York. y y’ A? Cardenas 6th inst, barque Horace Beals, Blank enship, lor New Orleans 6th. Ar at St John, NB, 11th inst, brig Jennie Clark Roberts, Providence. Chi 14th, schs Union Flag, Malonev.and Tilt, Pres cott, *or Baltimore. SPOKEN Nov 10, no lat. <Src, brig Jennie Cushman, trom Boston for Galveston. Dec 11. no lat, &c, barque C S Rogers, from Sagua steering North. ^ |HMB“Tlie wonderful progress ot medical Sci nU ■^ence during the pant six years, only makes gfjrnt 1 ossible for the conscientious Physician Jm JOTM: declare, now that, Consumption is as

if M IMcf.ktainly cured as Intermittent Fever, as CERTAINLY prevented as Smai l’ox."—Vitas. E. King, II. I)., L. L. D.. tic. KING’S PREPARED PRESCRIPTION, (Made from the Prescription of Rev. Chas. K. Kino, M. D. L. L. D., &c.J is confidently presented to the public for the Preven tion and cure ol CONSTIJSCPT ION. (in the most advanced stages.) for the radical Cure ot ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS, CATARRH, and all affections ot the 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 Cnills and Fever, and diminishes the Expectoration. It checks the Night Sweats always in from seven to fourteen days. The appetite is at once invigorated, and the patient rapidly gains flesh; the cough and the difficult breathing are speedily relieved, the 9leep becomes calm and refreshing; the evacuations regular and unilorm. ALL THE GENERAL S YMP TOaMS DISAPPEAR WITH A REALLY ASTON ISHING RAPIDITY. The PRESCRIPTION should be used in every case where the Physician commonly prescribes “Tonics, Iron, Acids, Bark. Quinine, Cod Liver Oil, ! Whiskey, &c. And in every case, by whatever name kn >wn, in which there is exhibited*any one or more of the following STMT TOMS: Difficult or Irregular Breathing, Ixjbs of breath, Cough, Wasting ol Flesh, Bleeding from the Lungs, Lossol Strength, Loss of Appetite, Gem ral Debility, Night Sweate, Flying Pains through the Shoulders, sliest, Face or limbs, Nervous Headache, Nervous Prostration, Giddiness or Dizziness, Excessive pale ness, Sore Throat, Drowsiness, Sleeplessness, Sour Stomach, Heart-Burn, Oppression or sinking of the Stomach beioie or after eating, Kemiitant Fever. &e. and especially in all Female Disorder or Uterine Ir regularities, such as Difficult, Painful, Suppressed, Scanty, Excessive, Delayed, Premature or too Fre quent Menstruation. tttntcnaents Iron PaiientM. ^ “Your Prescription saved my daughter’s life, and has saved me hundreds of dollars.”—Rev. E. Hum phreys, Remden N. Y. “We bless God tor the benefit we have received from your Prepared Prosciip ion.’*—Rev. P. Piere GR1N, Blossehurg, Penn. “Every one to whom I have recommended i lias been benetitted much by its us?.” »* Ioxfs, Racine, Wis. Bible House. Astor Place, N. » —. . he early part of February, 1*65, I was sutler.n- u om a violent cough, for which I had been treated, din ing the six months previous without any benefit. I had Night Sweats which completely prostrated me. In the I evening, hoarseness would come on, which would prevent mo fr om speaking above a whisper I had then had two attacks oi hemorrhage from 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 symptoms indicated, u ».mf ikahly, the presen e of CONSUMPTION. In the no,inning j ot February Mr. Henry Fisher Treasurer eg' ihc American Bible Society, presented me with a bottle of the Prepared Prescription. In a few days my I appetite which 1 had eutirely lost, returned; within a weak my cough almost left im ; and in less than 1 two weeks the Night Sweats were brokon up. i Thenceforward I regained strength rapidly, and am ! now regularly at ending to my duties as clerk to the AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY, in whose employ ment 1 have been nine years. J am now enjoying good health Your PRESCRIPTION effected a cure when my friends despaired of mv recovcrv. THOS. J. CONGER. “I have had Nervous or Spasmodic Asthma, for eleven years. During the last six years 1 liave never had an uninterrupted nights rest. It often seemed to me that I would die before I could get air into my luugs. 1 was ha gard and spiritless, and suff. red so greatly from 'shortness of breath’ that.I was compelled to take frequent rests in walking from my residence to my place of business. “The night before I obtained the ‘PREPARED PRESCRIPTON,’was the worst I ever passed. On obtaining the remedy, I took a tea spoonful at noon, and again at night, and slept all night without wak ing. 1 have not had a broken night’s rest since. ***** I no longer look •haggard,’ have gained in strength and spirits, and am not at all afflicted with ‘shortness of breath.* 1 shall be glad to have any one afflicted with Asthma call and see me. “EZRA C. DANGDON, No. m Fourth, St., N. Y\ The “PREPARED PRESCRIPTION” is put up in a $1 bottle, and is sold by W. F. Phillips, Port land, Wholesale Agent. Sold at Retail by every Druggist in Maine—Druggists Generally. Orders may be addressed to fhe sole Proprietors, OSCAR G. MOSES & CO., 27 Cortlandt Street, N. Y., Consultation Free. Circulars containing particu lars of many cases successfully treated, will be sent free by mail. June 18 eod & eow IMPORTANT to LUMBERMEN -AND Owners of Hemlock Lands! rpiIE AMERICAN PATENTED IMPROVEMENT 1 TANNING COMPANY, of New York, own tie exclusive right in the United States for the manuthc ture of an imperishable “EXTRACT” from Hemlock Bark tor tanning purposes. The Bark Extract is now extensively nsed among Tannert, and the de mand lor it rapidly increasing. It commands a ready sale in the Boston, New York and Philadelphia mar kets, at sixty cents per gallon. The appliances for manmacturlng are simple and not expensive, costing hut little more than the ordinary leaches used byTan ners. By this process, 11 cords of Bark may be re duced so as to concentrate the entire strength into forty gallons of extract, without in the slightest de gree injuring its tanning qualities, and at a cost not exceeding one dollar per cord. The saving in freight alone, between the transportation of the Extract and the bark, will range from six to eight dollars per cord, so that any one who may get out but three hundred cords of bark per year, may save from two thousand to twenty-live hundred dollars in the dittcreiue in freight. The Company does not propose to sell Territorial rights, hut will grant exclusive privilege to uianutac ture in certain localities, charging a small royalty tier gallon on the amount manuthetmed. The Company will send competent men to superin tend the construction of the works, where parties de sire to enter into the business, and to instruct in the nianuihcturc of the Extract. As a guarantee of success to parties entering into this business, the Company will contract to take all the Extract manufactured under their process at firtv cents per gallon, delivered in Boston or New York. Parties in Maine desiring further information as to terms, Ac., may call upon or address CHARLES HALE, General Agent for Maine, 24 Maine street, Bangor, where models of the apparatus mav bo seen novIMiim S. H. KENNEDY,* Pres’t. i GBAND 'ANNUAL SALE CORSETS. Wc ahall, an Iflonday, December 17th, commence our yearly sale of CORSETS, To Continue Thirty Days —AT A— Very Large Discount FROM FORMER PRICES. Our present stock of Corsets, comprises a great va riety in both style and finish. L. B. FOLL.ETTE, 331 CONGRESS STREET, 331 €'or« Tolman Place. dct.Wlm FOB SA LE. _ • Rill. IV EBB, has on hand tor sale thirty « five SLEIGHS AND FUNGS♦ The best to be found in the county. Also four heavy Baggage Wagons, and three light open buggies, which he otters for sale on more favorable terms than any other Carriage Manufacturer, as he closes his busi ness with this sale. Persons desirous of purchasing will find it for their advantage to call upon him. R. M. WEBB. Webb’s Mills, Dec 3,1866. dee4eod&w4w49 Portland Laundry. Orders received at the Office of the Forest City Dye House, No. 315 Congress Street. Notice is hereby given that, the Pori land Laundry has been reoj>ened by the subscriber, who has been many years connected with the well known Chelsea Dye House and Laundry, and with the experience thus acquired lie is now prepared to do all descrip tions of Laundry work in a satisfactory manner, jyddtim A. T. CRAWLEY, Agent WANTRI). #5! Agents Wauled! $lO FIVE to Ten Dollars per day, by the Hartford Publishing Co. Box 1006 Portland, Maine. Portland Dec. 17 eodlm* AGENTS WANTED, For Frank Moore’s New Work “WOMEN OF THE WAR” , A GENTS will find this a book of real merit and in ZlL trineic value— subject new—intensely inter esting and exciting. No Work ever attracted and mgaged the public mind like this. Everybody wants it, and thousands will purchase it as soon as an op portunity is afforded them. Head what Agents sav >f it. One experienced Agent writes: It is the easiest Mid pleasantest Book be ever canvassed for; and says people are delighted with it, the Ladies especially. Another says: “Women of the War” is the book of the season. i Another, 137 Orders in Four Days. One reports 17 orders the first day of canvassing. Intelligent, active Males or Females will find the sale ot this work a pleasant and lucrative employment. This book has no competitor—-it comes fresh and new to the people. The territory is clean and clear.— Agents understand the advantages in this particular. For full particulars send tor Circular. Address C. A. CHAPIN, Phoenix Building, Room 13, Boston, Mass. decl7d&wlin Wanted. A Situation in a Wholesale Store, cither as Clerk or Porter. Good references given. Address “Clerk,” Post Office. dec 13 dlw* Flour Barrels Wanted. WE will pay 30 cents each for first class Flour ▼ f Barrels suitable for sugar. LYNCH, BARKER & CO., novl3dt f 130 Commercial street. Wanted Immediately. -i CIA Goo<1 American, Nova Scotia and Irish 1V7V7 Girls to do housework, cook, f-c., in pri vate families and hotels in this city and country. Situations sure. The best wages paid. Also 50 Girls to work in Factories. Farmers and others wanting men for any work will do well to call on ns, as we wilt supply them lteo of charge. Address or apply at the General Agency Employment Office, 351* Congress Street, np stairs. COX & POWARS. sept26dtl late WHlTNisr & CO. LOST AND FOUND. Lost! ON Saturday, Dec 15th, between Sumner and Congress streets, head ot Casco, a ladies’ Gold Clasp Hair Bracelet, Any person finding the same, by leaving Hat J. M. JOHNSON’S Shoe Store, SiO Congioss Street, will he libtrall]/ rewarded, as it is of great value to the owner. Portland, Dec 15,1866. dcl8d2t 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 & Bio., 307 Congress Street, will be suitably rewarded. December 11. dtf . BOARD AND ROOMS. To Let. ffVWO Front Rooms to rent, with hoard, at No 52 X Froe Street. decl8dlw* TO LET. WITHOUT Board, a pleasant iront room fam ished, in the Western part of the City, to one or two single gentlemen. Address Box 42 Poet Of fice, Portland. oov 16 tl* Board. A PLEASANT Room, with board, suitable tor i gentleman and wife, or two single gentlemen, at No 56 Clark street. no24dtf _ _■■■_L__ REAL ESTATE. • For Sale. A VERY desirable and convenient 1$ story hQuse, 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 ot 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 property. Immediate possession given. Prije only $5000. IIANSON & DOW, Real Estate Agents, No. 315 Congress Street. dec3—dim NOTICE. 1 will sell on favorable terms as to payment, or let for a term of years, the lots ou the corner ot Middle and Franklin streets, and on Franklin street, inc luding the corner ol Franklin and Fore streets. Apply to WM. HILLIARD, Bangor, or SMITH & REED Attorneys, Portland. jyl2tt HOUSE AND LOT tor sale at Cape Elizabeth Fer ry,—house nearly new. Enquire ot A .P. COLE at the Ferry, or W. H. MANS FELD, Portland Steam Packet Co.jul H dtf F)R Sale. Three story brick house ou Danforth Street. The house is nearly new and in tine or der. Immediato poseession given. _jnll6tt_W. G. CHADBOURNE. pORSALE, in Gorham, fifteen minutes walk Mr from the Depot, a nearly new, neat Cottage House, Barn and out buildings,having all the conven iences and in prime condition. It is situated near a grove and a snort distance from the County road. Apply to J. E. STEVENS. Gorliaiu, July 17. For Sale and Lease. TpHE three storied brick block, 23 and 25 Atlantic A street. Also the good two storied House No. 35 St. Law renco street. Also the two upper stories of store corner Fore streets and Portland Pier. Terms favorable. Apply to W. H. JERRIS, decl.kllw Real Estate Agent. Rouse anti Lot for Sale. mA TWO STORY uni t a one story House on Brackett street, near Pine. Lot 57 by 127 Ifeet. Also a Lot on Cross stroet, 60 by 156 feet.— Xecus favorable. Apply to W. 11. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent. dectkl2w First Class Houses for Sale. \\f E offer tor sale the eight first class brick houses, TV recently built by ns, situated ou Pine Street, between Clark and Carleton Streets. These houses are thoroughly built, with slate roofs, brick drains, and marble mantelpieces throughout.— They will be sold at a low price, and on very favora ble terms. Apply at our ollico, No. 271 Danforth St. „ J. B. BROWN & SONS, or WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, opposite the Preble House. October 16,1866. dtt House Lots on India St., for Sale. T^NQUIKE of CONANT & RAND, AJ 153 Commercial Street, °r on H. M. PAYSON, Portland, Nov. 81. dtf Exchange Street. Desirable Store Lots FOR SALE, ON CON ill E BCIAL STREET. riMIK subscribers offer for sale the lot of land on A the southerly side of Commercial Street, head ot Dana’s Wharf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For fur ther particulars inquire JONAS H. PERLEY, Get 18 tf__ or W. S. DANA. Valuable Beal Estate on Elm St. FOR SALE. A PORTION of the "DAY” Estate on Elm Street, J comprising over 260*0 loci of land, together with Brick Houses, stable dec. This property is lo cated on Elm and Cumberland streets aii susceptible of improveme nt, and lias a trout on Elm street of 262 feel. The above property is ollfcrcU tor sale cither in por tions or collectively, on liberal terms. Apply to atipOi—if _ JOHN C. PUUOTOB. For Lease. THE valuable lot ol land corner ol Middle and Plumb Streets, for a term of years, Enquire Of C. C. MITCHELL & SON, Ang. 28. lfOC-dU _ 176 Foro Street. Ml louse for Sale, No 32 Myrtle Street. En quire at No. 6 Central Wharf. July 12—dtl Valuable Hotel Property for Sale. f pHE Oxford House, pleasantly situated in the vil A lageot Fryeburg, Oxford county, Maine, is ot icred tor sale ar a bargain, il applied lor soon. The House is large, in good repair, with furniture aud tixiures throughout, together with all necessary outbuildings. J For full particulars inquire oi * HORATIO BOOTH BY, rr ~ PlOprictor. Or Hanson* Dow, 315 Congress st. Fryeburg, Sep;. •*«, Ism. dtf Farm l'or Sale. I WILL sell my lhrm near Allen’s Corner West brook, about three miles from Fortluml. 0110 mile from horse cars, au<l Westbrook Seminary. Said larui contains about lot) acres, part of it verv valuable for Ullage, and part ol it for building loui 1 bore is a good bouse, two largo barns, and out hous es on the premises. It will be sold together, or in lots to suit purchasers CYliUi> THURLOW, sepll-dti 1G5 Commercial St. J. & C J. BARBOUR, Manufacturers aud Retailers of Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, IRE. Ladies’ nnd Misses’ Serge and Calf Bools. Men’s Fine Cnlf nnd Thick Boots. Boys’, Vaniks’ nnd Children’s Boat. „nU ShMBs Rubber Roots nnd tthoeti of all kind*. OAK AND HEMLOCK BELTING. LA.CE LEATHER. MOLASSE* DOSE, ENGINE DOSE RUBBER BELTING, RUBBER PACKING. Rubber Clothing. Rubber Hose. JOHN BARBOUR. O. J. BAIUIOPR. E. U. BAItUOUlt _ _ dtL Fop Sale. A SUIT of Sails, Rigging and Blocks, nearly new from a listiing Schooner of 100 toim* aiun t i»’ sails, Fore and Mainsails, second hand ’ 1 1 X SAMPSON <& CONANT. dertdtt_No. 19 & 20 Commercial Wharf. tbufofflce*51^ 8*y^e worfc neatly executed at INSURANCE Marine Insurance | — ON — 'ihips, Barques, Brigs and < Schoonersl —BY— | J.oau Mutual Insurance Comp'y, j NEW BEDFORD. * Pacific Mutual Insurance Coinp'j’, > NEW BEDFORD. • Aggregate Capital, $580,161,17 No extra charge for Cargoes Grain in Bulk, Coal, >alr, Iron, Copper Ore, Marble or Slate coastwiae. We ] ball be pleasctl to secure a share of public patronage. ] Ollier I <*«» Fore Hi reel, Portland. •f. IF. M UNGER, a- SON. oct6.codDin n BKH6V1L. Sparrow’s Insurance Office a this day removed from No. 80 Commercial Street, to the new and commodious rooms NO. GO EXCHANGE STREET. IN TOE CUMBERLAND BANK BUILDING, where he is now prepared to place insurance, in all iU forms, and for any amount, in companies second to uo others on the globe, and on the most favorable terms. Parties preferring first class insurance, are res pectfully invited to call. November 5,18CG. dtf Holyoke Mutual Fire Ins. Co., SALEM, MASS. Statement of the condition of said Company on the 1st day of November, A D, 1666, being the date of ita exhibit next proceeding Dec 1,1866. Amount of Capital Stock.$712,761,38 Consisting of Notes and Statute Liabilities. 605,188,68 And of cash assets as follows: Mortgages. 15,630,91 Bank Stock,. 42,295 Real Estate,. 29,460 Railroad Bonds and Stocks,. 6,137,60 State and City Bonds, . 6,705 Loans on collateral and notes re ceivable. 2,686,16 Sundry Assets. 610,W Cash on hand,. 3,872,40 Balance in agents’ hands,. 167,89 -$712,764,38 Amount at Risk, .14,648,738,11. LIABILITIES: Losses claimed,...2,300 Drafts given in payment for losses,not yet pre sented lor payment,.3,803,80 Unclaimed Dividends. 572,64 Ado. Stoby, Prest. Thomas H. Johnson, Secy. •** H. WEBSTER, Agent, dec7d3w _ _ No 10 South street . t-unVHNMED STATEMENT Of the condition of the Bay State Fire Insurance Co., Of Worcester, Mass., As made to Secretary of State, Nov. 1, 1866. Capital Stock,.$120,000. Amount of Capital Stock actually paid in, $101,800. AMOUNT OF ASSETS. U. S. Bonds, par value. 43,730,00 State of Vennont Stocks,. 6,000,00 Bank Stocks in Worcester and Boston,. 45,486,00 Rail Road Stocks. 12,831,00 Loaned City ofWorcesler on demand, . 20,000,00 Loaned with Collateral,... 5,000,00 Cash on hand,. 9,382,15 Cash in hands of agents. 2,782,03 Other Cash Items,. 1,200,00 $145,110,18 LIABILITIES. Ain’t of losses due and unpaid,. 295,00 Amount of losses claimed and unpaid. 4,475,00 Am’t of losses reported upon which the liabil ity of the Company is not determined,.. 6,200,00 to,970,00 W. S. Davis, President. L. C. Parks, Secretary. *• n. WEBSTER, Agent, dec7d3w_No 10 Sonth Street. FARMERS OWNERS OFJjIVE STOCK. TR© Hartford Live Stock Ins. Co., Cash Assets, - - - $170,000 All Paid In ana Securely Invested, lBnpw prepared to issue Polices on HORSES, ““d LIVE STOCK of all kinds, against DEATH oi THEFT at moderate rates of Premium. Formers and Owners of Valuable Hones, Nlablc-krrprra and others, Now have an opportunity to in ure with a sound and reliaolt- cont]»uy, against loss by FI HE, DISEASE, or ACCIDENTAL CAUSES, and lrom THIEVES. POLICIES ISSUED BY IF. 2>. LITTLE & CO., General Agents, At outers No. 79 Commercial Street, And in Lancaster Hall Building, Market Square, PORTLAND. rST'Canvasacrs and Sub-Agenta Wanted. Dee 14—d&wCw SPECIAL NOTICE —OF— Life Insurance! HAVING been appointed General Agents for Maine of the old New England Mutual Life Ins. Co., Of Boston, Mass., being the oldest purely Mutual Life Ins. Co. in America, we wish flftv good, active agents to work in the different cities and villages throughout the State. None need apply unless good reference ran be give. The Co. is 23 years old and has paid in Dividends $1,217,000 00 and over $2,000,000 00 in loss es by death. It lias now a well-invested accumulated Capital of over $4,000,000 00. The Co. formerly made Mid paid its dividends once in five years. A Divi dend will be made up in Nov. 1866, and annually thereafter, and available one year from date of Poli cy. A](plications for local Agencies will l»e made to RUFUS SMALL & SON, Gen’l Agents, no21d3m Biddeford, Me. LW. Twomblcy, General Insurance Broker, • would inform his many friends and f he pubi c generally that he is prepart a to continue the Insur ance Business as a Broker, and can place Fire, Life and Marine Insurance to «*ny extent in the best Com p tuies in the United States. All business entrusted to my c re shal. be feithftt ly attended to. Office at C. M. Rice’s Paper Store, No. 183 Fore St, where orders can be left. juilbtl Ocean Insurance Company. Annual Meeting. THE Stockholders of the Oeenia luHurnnrr Company, are hereby notified to meet at the Office of said Company, on Mondav the 7tli day of January, A. D. 1867, at 3 o’clock P.' M„ lor the pur pose of choosing Seven Directors for the ensuing year and for the transaciion of any other business which may then be legallv acted upon. Grio. A. WEIGHT, Sec*y. Portland, Dec. 11,186C, dec 12 atd M A O 1 <J HAIR Restorative ! ! NO. 1, IVall Restore Gray or Faded Hair lo ala ORIGINAL COLOR, EITHER BLACK OR BROWN. Strengthens the hair and gives nour^nment to the roots. Makes the hair soft and moist. Prevents and cures Dandruft A Splendid Hair Dressing, PROVED TO RE THE Best and Cheapest in the Market. MAGIC HAIR DYE Hag only to be applied to the Hair or Whkkeis and the work la done; no washing. tw~ For sale by all Druggists. CHARLES NEWHALL, Proprietor, octl3cod 17 Hanover st, Boston. 3m Great Chance for Agents t "ITITHAT The People want; A Complete History of ▼ f the Great Rebellion; two Vol’s In one, contain ing 1200 Royal Octavo Pages. Sold lor Five Dollars. Sold by Subscription only. Solo and Exclusive? rights given, of unennvassed territory with liberal commissi one. MT For circulars and terms apply to or address J. PATTEN PITCH, de152w* No. 233 1-2 Congress St. Portland, Me. For Sale, A SUPERIOR lot of DRIED PEACHES In Bar rcls, Bags and ticrcrs, bv _ C. B. ROGERS, Wo 133 Market St., __Deel8.l5w Philadelphia. Store mid Oltiecs to Let. JN the Building now l»eing erected by the subscriber on Fore Street, near the foot of Exchange Street, will be ready for occupancy Jan. 1st, 1867. dec6d2w CHARLES McCARTRY, Jr. kailkoaih*. ‘0RTLAND iKENNEBEC R. R, WINTER ARRANGEMENT, out me ut i ng Monday, Now. Uib, I860, i •u .avtjawi Passenger Trains leave Portland daily ' K " '"twi «,¥’’ lial!1> Augusta, Wat- 1 -vine, Kendalls Mills, Skew began,mid intermediate tations,(connecting at Brunswick with Androsrng in K. R., fur Lewiston and Farmington, and at endall’a Mills with Maine Central R R.) b,r Bangor i odinteriHiiliateatatioiiH. Farts nslenr in this route sany other. Leave Portland tor Bath, Lewiston, Augusta and itermediute stations on Saturday only ai 7.15 P. M. Mixed Train leaves Portland for Brunswick aud in remediate stations daily, except Saturday, at 6.30 P. Freight Train, with passenger car attached, will Bave Portland for Skowhegan and inte mediate sta tons every morning at 7 o’clock. ,'[f“t ,Kr'""swiek ami Lewiston are due at iWnrinntnn ^t t ¥’’ aud Skowhegan ODd arming ton and all interroedlate stations at 2.00 P. *• «> connect with trains for Boston Stages for Rockland connect at Baih; and lor Bel ast at Augusta, leaving daily on ari ivaloi trait, from loslon, leaving at ,.3il A. M.J and tor Solon. A„l?n xorrtdgi week, Athens ami Moose Head Lake at Ikowhegan, ami for China, East and North Vassal x*rii at Yassalhorn’: for Unity at KemlnH’sMill’s md for Canaan at Pishon’s Ferry. ’ \V. H ATCIf, Su|M-rintenalrni. Augusta, Oct. 27, lXtiti, novl2dtt MAINE CENTRAL R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. u"Sr5^SHH 0,1 at"la,ter Monday,November 12tb, nrrent, tiains will leave Portland for Bangor and all intermediate station on this line, at I.10P. M. dally. For l<ewiston and Auburn only, at 1.40 A.M. CirT'n lght trains for Waterville and all Intcrmc liate stations, leave Portland at 8.25 A M, Tram trom Bangor Is due at Portland at 1.45 P. M, in season to connect with train for Boston. From Lewiston and Auburn only, at A. M. „ . EDWIN NOYES, Supt. Nov. 1, 1866 noSdtl PORTLAND SACO & PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. Caniaaemciag Manila y, Nay. 19ih, 1866. rBMHggjSg Passenger Trains leave Portland for '^jacyBoston at8.40 A. M., and 2.20 P.M. Leave Boston tor Portland at 7.30 A. M.,and|2.30 P. M. A Mechanic’s and Labobeb’s Train will leave Blddelord dally, Sundays excepted, at 6 A. M., anil Saco at 6.08, arriving in Portland at 6.40. Returning, will leave Portland iOr Saco and Bid* delord and intermediate stations al 5.30 P. M. A special freight train, with passenger ear attach ed, will leave Portland at 7,10 A. M. for Saco and Biddefonl, and returning, leave Blddelord at 8.30 and Saeoat 8 40A.M. „ , FRANCIS CHASE, Supt. Portland, Oct 29, 1866. noldtf GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY, Ot Canada. -Alteration of Trains. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. rs&2££|£gQ On and after Monday, Nov. 12,1866, trains will ran as follows :— Train for South Pans and Lewiston, at'7.40 A. M. Mall Train l'or Waterville, Bangor, Gorham, Island Pond, Montreal and Quebec at 1.10 P. M. This train connects with Express train for Toron to, Detroit and Chicago. Sleeping cars attached from Island Pond to Quebec and Montreal. Train lor Soutn Paris at 6.00 P. M. No baggage can be received or checked alter the time above stated. Trains will arrive as follows:— From So. Paris, Lewiston and Auburn, at 8.10 A. m. From Montreal, Quebec, Ac., - - 1.45 p. u. The Company are not responsible for baggage to any amount exceeding $60 in value (aud that person al) unless notice is given, and paid lor at the rate of one passenger for every $500 additional value. IT n ATT f EiiE3’ Managing Director. IT. BAILEY, Local Superintendent. Portland, Nov. 2, 1866. x ,]t( PORTLAND* ROCHESTER R.R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. On and after Monday, Dec. 17, 18CC, •iSCrSBe? trains will run as follows: . trains leave Saco River for Port’and at 5.30 and 8.00 A. M., and 3.40 P. M. Leave Portland lor Saco River 7.15 A. M., 2.0 p and 5.45 P. M. Freight trains with passenger car attached will leave Saco River for Portland. G 50 A. M. Leave Portland lor Saco River 12.15 P. M. upstages connect at Gorham ror West Gorham, Stanaish, Steep Falls. Baldwin, Dem: ark, Hebago, Bridgton, Lovell, Hiram, Brownfield, Krj'cbura:, Conway, Bartlett, Jackson Liruington, Cornixh,Por ter, Freedom, Madron, and Eaton. N. H At Buxton Center for West Buxton, Bonny-Eagle, South Limington. Limington, Limerick, Newlield, Parsonstield aud Oesipee At Saccorappa for South Windham, Windham Hill and North Windham, daily By order ol the President. Portland, Dec. 14,18&C—dtf CITY NOTICES. Snow to be Removed from Foot way or Sidewalk. Sect. 60.—Tlie tenant or occupant, and in case there should be no tenant, the owner, or any person having the care of any buihling or lot of land border ing on any street, lane, court, square or public place n ithin the city where there is any footing or side walk, shall, alter the ceasing to foil of any snow, il ill tlie day time, within three hours, and if in tlie night time, before ten .of the clock of the forenoon, succeeding, cause such snow to be removed from such footway or sidewalk; and, in default thereot, shall forfeit and pay a snm not less than two dollars, nor more than toll dollars; and tor each and every hour : hereafter that the same slialI remain on such foot way or sidewalk, such tenant, occupant, owner, or oilier person shall forfeit and pay a sum not less than one dollar nor more than ten dollars. All persons are hereby notified to govern them selves accordingly, as the above ordinance will be en forced. JOHN S. HEALD, Ucclfkltf City Marshal. VINELAND. IM«»l AND lltllT LAN DM, in a mild and healthful climate. Thirty miles south oi Phil adelphia, by Railroad, in Now Jersey, on tbe same llneol latitude as Baltimore, Md. The soil is ricli and productive, varying from a clay to a sandy loa u, suitable for wheat. Grass, Corn, Tobacco. Fruit and vegetables This is a great fruit Country. Five hundred Vineyards and Orchards have been planted oct by experienced fruit growers. Grapes, Peaches, Pours Ac., produce immense proi i's, Vineland is already one of the most beautiftil places in the United Stales. The entire territory, consisting «f fifty square miles of land, is lnid out upon a general system oi 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 tbe resort of people qf iaete. It has increased five thousand iieople within tin post three years. Churches. Stores Schools, Academies, Socmtie* ol Art and Learning, and other elements of refinement and culture have been introduced. H undreds ot people are constantly settling. Hundreds of new houses are being con strucled. Price of Farm Land, tw nty acre lots and upwards, $25 per acre, Five and ten acre and Vil lage lots for sale. Fruits and Vegetables ripen earlier in this district than in any other 1 .calily, north of Norfolk, Value proved places for sale Openings lor all kinds ol business, Lumber Varils Manuiaclories, Foundries, Stores and the ilk. ; and Steam Power with room can be rented. For persons w ho desire mild winters, a bealtUftii climate, and a good soil, in a country beautiiuliy im prov d. abounding in Irults, and po sessiug all other social privileges, In tlie heart of civilization, it Is worthy ol a visit . Letters answered, and tlie Vineland Rural a papei giving lull information, and containing reports ol So Ion Bob lisoii. Bent to applicant*. Address C11AS K. LANDIS, Vineland P. O.. Landis Township, New Jersey. From Report ol Solon kobinson, Agricultural Edi tor of the Tribune; “It is one of tbe most extensive ei tile tract*, in an almost level position and suitable condition for pleasant forming that we know of thi* lule of tl.e Western Prairies.’" seprinjJfcwGm i>7 I have Just received from Mr. C. P. KroII, of New York, one of his Patent Hair Brushing Machines, which 1 hove now in operation atmvnew shaving ami Hair Dressing Room, No 316 Congress street, oppo site Mechanics' Hall, where also may he found my REPRODUCTOR, NATURALIZEH, Ac. dciadtth. h. loirmoiv. Notice. 4 PPLICATION will be made to the Legislature of 11 Maino at its next scsslon.for further aid to secure the construction of the European and North Ameri can Railway, and for authority to the Portland, Saco & Portsmou th Railroad Company to subscribe to the stock and bonds of sold E. * N. A. Rv. Oomp’T, and to further increase the cat ital stock of the Pori land. Saco and Portsmouth Railway Conminy to Uie amount thus subscribed and paid. By order of the Directors. G. K. .IEWKTT, Pres’t E. & N. A. Ry. Comp’y. Bangor, Dec 7,1 Mfc. decl 1 <I3\* Notice. rpirr undersigned offer their services to the pub X lie as Real Estate Agents. All persons desir ing to buy, sell or lease property, aie requested to call at our office.? 15 Congress street up -iair®. All bm lnesj* entrusted to our care shall have prompt at tention. HANSON *V DOW. V.C. II ANmOJT, augt'7-dtt M. G. Dow. Notice. \T a meeting of the Relief Committee holden on Monday Inst, it was voted that all applications for aid, in rebuilding dwelling houses UK) coming year, must be made on or before the first {Monday of January next. Blank applications van be lmd at the Office of the Troasurei*M the Committee at Market Hall. Dec 6—<1 to Jan X r - — —————■-MH STEAHliHM. Montreal OceanSteamship Co. x CARRYING THE CANADIAN AND UNITED STATES MAILS. Pamageni Booked 10 l.ondoudcrrt and l.ivrrpool. Krturn Tickets grunted nl Reduced Bala-., T*'? Ffteanwliip Moravian Capt. Alton, will ail from this port lor Liverpool. SATURDAY, 2gnil ’MW, mtuediatciy after the arrival ot the run or the provimu day troia .Montreal, to be follow sl by the-on the i!9Ui. Passago to Londonderry and Liverpool, cal.m, (ae sordmg to aceoniiuodation) #70 to *80. Payable ill Gold or its equivalent," For Freight or passage applyto Portland, N'ov 3ti,fs6n.' ’/k^/lg’ilid/'1 PORTLAND AND NEW YORK STEAMSHIP COMPANY. * il ill I- W E E K l,v 1.1 N E. The splendid and fast steam ships Dill mo, rapt. II Sher wood, and FRANCONIA, rapt. W. W. SHERWOOD, will, until turthcr notice, run us follow Leave Brown’* Wharf, Portland,every WEDNKS DAY and SATURDAY, at 4 1*. M„ and leave i'iet S»?«VttR,vcr* N‘‘w York, every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY, at 4 o’clock P. M. Tnese vessels are fitted up with fine accommoda tion# lor passengers, making this the most s|**edy, sale and com lor table route lor travellers between ar°!Sv r?1?. Maine. Passage, in Stale Room, 3G.00 Cabin passage $5.00. Meats extra. Goods forwarded by this line to and lr«nn Mon treal, Quebec, Bangor, Bath, Augusta, Ka^tporf and St.John. * Shippers are requested to send their freight to the steamers as early as a P.M.ou the day that they leave Portland. For freight or passage apply to EMERY & FOX, Blown’s Wharf, Pollloud. J. F. AMES, Pier 38 East River. May!’!!, 16(Z._dti International Steamship Co. Eastpoi'l, Calais and St. John. WINTER ARRANGEMENT ONE TRIP PER WEEK. On and after Monday, December 17th, the steamer NEW BRUNS WICK, Capt. E. B. WINCHES 'TF.R, will leave Kail Road \\ barf, ..... „ V-foot of State St., every .MONDAY, tbrEaetport and St.John. rv?5lli iNPj0;_wi11 leave st- John crery THURS DAY, at 8 o’clock A. M. At Eastport the Steamer QUEEN will connect lor St. Andrews, Robbinston, Calais and New Brunswick, Railway to Woodstock and Honlton Stations, ami Stage Coaches will connect lor Machiaa. , At St. John posse risers take E. & N. A. Railway, for Shediac, and Horn thence for SummerHide and Charlottetown, P. E. Island, and Pictou, N. S; also at SL John the steamer Empress for Windsor and Hantax, every Tuesday and Friday evenings, and tor Digby every Monday and Thursday mornings. Kr Freight received on da vs of railing until 4 o’clk. p- M. C. C. EATON, dec8-dtf_ _ _ _ _ Agent. FARE REDUCED TO BOSTON. Summer Arrangement! Until Inrtber notice the Steamers of the Portland Steam Racket Co. . will run as follows:— ■ Leave Atlantic Wharf for Boston * , , .-;-■every ovoning, (except Sunday)ai 7 o clock. Leave Boston the samedays at 5 P M. Cabin tare,. . $150 Deck,..' ' tr- Package tickets to be had ot the Agents at re duced rates. Freight taken as usual. May 22nd, 18$6-dtf L B1M|1W03’ A^ot HOTELS. UNITED STATES HOTEL, PORTLAND, MAINE, Prorriotor of the COM MEJ.CIAf, HOUS1.. (which was destroyed in uie great lire.) begs lo announce to his old liutrons and the public be has leased the aline bold and will open tor l ie accommodation of the public gener ally, on Saturday August 11. Thankthl to lus old customers for past patronage, be would solicit a continuance of the same, TERMS FAVORABLE. ang29-(im_ N. ,T. DAVIS. Daily Press Job Office, 179 Commercial Street. EVKKY DESCRIPTION OK BOOK, (IRD, & JOB PRIiWIMi, Executed with Neatness and Despatch, Having completely refurnished our office since the Great. Fire, with all kinds of New Material, Presses, Ac., we are prepared on the short ent possible notice to accommodate eur IVlends and tbo public with Posters, Programines, BILL-HEADS, CIRCULARS, Cards, Taf/s, Blanks, Labels, And every description ol Mercantile Printings. We have superior facilities for tlie execution ot BOOKS, PAMPHLETS, (.’’atalogues, &c„. Which lor neatness ami dispatch cannot bo surpassed Orders from the country solicited, to which prompt attention will be paid. Bally Press Job Ollier 179 Commercial St., Portland, N. A. FOSTf.R, Proprietor A NEW OYSTER HOUSE -and LUNCH BOOM! Among: the «« Ruins” RIt- GEORGE S. HAY, ' Many years Proprietor of the late Freeman House and . S. F. PERRY, Respectfully give notice that they have built No. SO Federal Street. One door west, ol Exchange Street, and fitted, fur nished and stocked the same as a first class Oyster House and Lunch Room. Lunch farniahrd at all Hour*. ©A STERS cooked to order In every style. Balls, Clubs, Parties and Families! Supplied at short notice. MR. T. H. HATCH, Prononneed “The Best Oyster Cook in Portland/* will have charge of the Cooking Department which is a sufficient guarantee that everything in that lint will be done 10perfection. 53F* OYSTEKS by tho QUART or GALLON? We invite all hungry men ol whatever nation or condition to give us a call, declleodgw Stockholders’ Meeting. rnHE Stockholders of tho Leeds and Farming * ^0!' Kailrgad Company, are hereby notified 10 ^C«'f GVFNnCi°vf.iHenfy M'1>ny“un’ Iu Portland, «£.EDKEsDAY, the nineteenth day of December lSfitj, at three of the clock iu thu afternoon, to act ou the following articles. ■st-To flu a vacancy in the Boanl of Directors 2d—To see it the stockholders will ratify the bar ?N,‘n„“>.ai^t>y th0 D,,e0,!'ri’ w‘ih the Androscoggin „!ri ™ Co-i ,ur running of said Roads. 3d—To see it they will reconsider, modify, change or annul their former instructions to the Directors respecting assessing tho Stockholders for the payment ot the nrst and second mortgages. 4th To transect any other business that may le gally come before the meeting, (the last three articles boing on request by Stockholders. > By order of the Directors. _ . ,906. ID4?LEY, Clerk. Portland, Dec'r 3d. IWJfi. dee-ldtil SLEIGHS, SLEIGHS, SLEIGHS. Tw-Mijsresnr&ttiftj; Of J J. M. KIMBALL «t CO., 302 Congress Street. Sleighs at prices to suit all customers. at tho low price of #ra),oo ,9 to •t00^0°d S eigh9’ D immed all throngh, l.-om si Also Liglit Trotting Sleighs of sjdcndid make anil n1™- Four, six and nine passenger sleigh*. _ 4Jr Any one desirous ot getting a good Sleigh it LOW ligure, will do well to give us a call Ik, 11—«iiixx Portland Soeiety of Natural His tory. Y| EMBERS are notified that the adjourned \n It L nual Meeting tiir the choice of officers and other business will be held at 3 o’clock P. M., W ednesday Doc. 19th, at Ihe Council Hoorn, old (jjtv H-dl. ’ E. ( . BOLLES. Secretary December 17. d3t ary.