Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, December 20, 1866, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated December 20, 1866 Page 2
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Ji VILY PRESS. PORTLAND. Thursday Morning, December 20, 1866. The Uniue State Prow, y Published this morning, contains Senator jUorriU’s remarks.on the Suffrage bill; Mr. Stevens’s hill for the reorganisation of North C irolina; an extract from the report ol Secre - tarv MoCulloqh,.touching the . decline in ship building ; an account of a Canadian annexa tionist; a communication from “Traxi", on the influence of climate upon plants; the details of •lii' T’! II.'Morse's'unfortunate agreement with ihe Confederate agents in England ; together with the usual variety of foreign and domestic neivs, Congressional proceedings, market re ports, shipping news, &e., &e. >rhe Parllui and Kachmler Ruilioml, Public attention, irom peculiar circumstan ces, is now directed toward this railroad, which during the past year has been relieved of, its early embarrassments, by the payment ot a prior mortgage, and the conversion of ' the remaining ope into stock, so that the whole road as built and operated to Saco riv et'—the grading of eight miles toward Alfred — die adjustment of land damages to an equal extent—ami the substantial stone piers and abutments completed tor the reception of the ‘ Wood Work of the bridge over the Saco river, stands lit $550,000 and i3 represented by 5,500 • shares." This railroad came into existence through flic influence of the Boston and Maine Rail road Company, and its present charter con tains a provision for the lease of the road and franchise, to that corporation; but the East ern Railroad Compauy having obtained a charter for a railroad from Portsmouth to Portland under the title of the Portsmouth, Saco and Portland Railroad Company, a year later, pushed It forward with such energy, that n compromise was entered into between the two companies, by Which the two roads swerv ed from their original courses and united at Berwick, and the same companies eventually leased the Portsmouth, Saco and Portland rail road for a period of 09 years. The latter road has since been mu as a tributary to Boston, and its time tables so arrange 1 to that end that the citizens even of Saco and Biddeford, hut 15 miles distant, are unable to come to Portland, do their business here, and return the same day. At a later period, the Atlautic and St. Law rence Railroad Company was projected, and as the inconvenience ol the western outlet of the city being controlled by a commercial rival was felt, the citizens of Portland had eugrafted upon the charter obtained front this State a provision that the road should not be tapped within its boundaries, on the western side, by any other railroad. The Atlantic and St. Lawrence Railroad Co. was a popular institution in Portland and had many extraordinary appropriations and privi :;ges granted it by the city. The citizens of Poitiand contributed about a million of dol lars to its stock, while the city advanced its credit by issues of bonds to the amount of two millions (in all more than thirty percent, upon the entire taxable valuation),of which about one million beyond the amount of the sinking fund remains unpaid, but is amply se cured by the first mortgage upon the railroad and franchise. This road has passed from the control of the citizens of Portland, and is now operated by a foreign company, and although projected and built by our people, js run in opposition to their interests. The same arrangement ex ists on this as on other railroads entering the city; passengers irom distant places are tick eted through to Boston at us low a price as to Portland, provided they keep on in the same train. Freight over the Atlantic and St. Law rence or Grand Trunk railroad is and has been carried to and from Boston at lower rates than to and from Portland, although the former city is 1X0 miles beyond, while com plaints have been made and still exist of fa voritism in its transmission. Our merchants, in order to do business upon terms as advan tageous as are granted to those of Boston, often enter their Hour as bound there, taking it out here, thereby saving some 10 cents per barrel upon it. i uus li win De seen mat mosi oi me rail loads entering into Portland are operated an tagonistically to her interests, and if she has derived any benefits therefrom it has been owing entirely to her peculiarly favorable po sition. The city still sull'ets under this man agement ; it is time her interests were attend ed to, and if a reform cannot otherwise be ac complished, it may become a question wheth er the convenience of the public does not de mand a change in the mode of transporting the cars through Commercial stfeet, and if necessary the delay of through passenger and freight cars until after business hours. It is believed, however, that the city of Portland can otherwise apply a remedy to ex isting evils, and prevent their recurrence. The Portland and Rochester Railroad Company is now in a situation to push forward that work; its course is thiough Westbrook, Gor ham, Buxton, Hollis, Waterboro, Alfred, San ford and Lebanon to Rochester, where it in tersects the Great Falls and Conway and Do ver and Winnipissiogee railroads, connecting thereby with the Boston & Maine and East ern railroads leading to Bostou. The connection with the Great Falls and Conway railroad secures to Portland the en tire ti ade ol the western part of Maine, whila ‘ the Dover and Winnipissiogee railroad re stores to Portland a very considerable portion of the business of New Hampshire and Ver mont, which was lost to her by the construc tion of railroads to Boston. The railroad to be constructed from Hollis to Rochester is twenty-eight miles in length, with grades pe culiarly favorable, and even more so than those of any other railroad in the State for the same distance. The Portland and Rochester railroad con tinues from Rochester to Candia, twenty-ora miles from Rochester, where it connects with the Portsmouth and Concord railroad, run ning over it nine miles to Manchester. 1'he Legislature of New Hampshire at its last session granted to the Portland and Rochester Railroad Company an additional charter for a railroad from Rdchester, N. H., to Manchester. This portion of the road will he constructed by cities, towns and corpora tions interested in its location, and at the suggestion of members of the latter, a clause was inserted in the charter giving the Com pany the privilege of leasing it, providing it should be found advantageous to do so. Ev ery assurance desired was given that it should be completed at a date as early as the part of the road from Saco River to Rochester, pro vided the latter should be constructed with out the issue of bonds secured by mortgage upon the railroad. Manchester rests upon the Concord, Man chester & Lawrence railroad, midway, the northen. portion connecting the Portland * Rochester road with Lake Ontario, by the Northern New Hampshire, the Vermont Cen tral and the < tgdensburg railroads to Ogdens burg. The distance fitm Portland to Ogdensburg is as follows: Portland to Rochester, 45 miles. Rochester to Candia, 21 “ Candia to Manchester, 9 “ Manchester to Concord, 17 “ Concord to White River Junc tion, 69 “ White River Junction to Rouse’s Point, 144 “ Rouse’s Point to Ogdensburg, 118 “ 423 Distance from Prescott opposite to Ogdensburg on the St. Law rence, to Montreal, 120 “ Montreal to Portland, 293 “ Grand Trunk Route. 413 “ At Ogdensburg every facility exists for the storage of flour and grain and the transmis sion of the latter article by means of elevators. Large steamers traverse the Lukes, making Ogtlenshurg llieir Northern depot, and run- I niug in successful competition with the shore railroads. It lias been observed tliat “Manchester stands midway of the Concord, Manchester and Lawrence railroad, the northern portion connecting (lie Portland and Rochester rail road with the Lakes.” Just so the southern portion connects it with New York by the way of Worcester, oyer the Worcester and Nashua railroad, making a saving of twenty miles travel between Portland and New York, and of at least two dollars to every passenger to and from New York", including expenses, at , Boston. By the arrangements now existing, cars leave Manchester at halt-past 4 O’clock, P. M. daily, (excepting Sundays,) for New York. Consequently passengers leaving Portland at 1 o’clock by the Portland and Rochester rail road, will be at Manchester in season to take tbe half past 4 o’clock train, and their baggage can be ticketed through to New York, an ad vantage which travelers can appreciate. Tbe Portland and Rochester .railroad is owned, except a trifling amount,, by the citi zenseof Portland, and with a subscription of. less than two per cent, upon the taxable val uation of the city, the whole railroad and equipment can be secured opening ft direct avenue within ouh own oountby to the Lakes and to New York, and upon the first day of October next, through its completion, the city may stand disenthrailed from exist ing monopolies—our merchants assured of the early transmission of their freight—addi tional avenues opened to trade—railroads costing upward of forty millions of dollars converted to her daily use—the proprietors of real estate, within the city, secured tor its ad ditional cost, by its enhanced valuation—the necessary means provided for the defence of city and State—and the whole people made to rejoice in the cheering prospect not only of an increasing business but of a continuous supply of cheap bread. The Cieargia Equal Righto Awaeialiau. This association was formed ou the 10th day of last January, and has been undoubtedly of great service to the Freedmen of Georgia and their lriends. Its last session, at Macon, was attended by eighty-six delegates repre senting forty-one counties. The association is composed entirely of colored men, but in con sideration of the inexperience of the delegates in all matters of business, after due delibera tion Capt. J. E. Bryant, of Maine, was request ed to preside at their meetings. Capt. Bryant is the editor of the Loyal Georgian, and has been conspicuous for his devoted labors in be half of this long oppressed people. it is to be regretted that an unfortuuate quarrel with Gen. Tillson, the Assistant Commissioner of the Freedmen’s Bureau for Georgia, has prevented the hearty co-opera tion of two Maine men, engaged in the same work, and both no doubt actuated by the best of motives. We mentioned last summer the scene at a meeting of the Council of the Associa tion, at which Gen. Tillson took occasion to be present and allowed himself to use very severe language respecting Capt. Bryant. The Coun cil at the time passed a resolution thanking Gen. Tillson for his speech and another express ing unabated confidence in Capt. Bryant The seeming contradiction is easily explained. The members ot the Council, like the people of Maine, were disposed to overlook the heated allegations of either gentleman against the other, and to recognize the actual merits of both. As this action, however, was open to miscon struction, the Association at its recent meeting chose to set itself right by adopting the follow ing resolution: Resolved, That whereas General Davis Till son camo into a meeting of the Council of this Association, and denounced our President— Capt. J. E. Bryant—as a liar, a scoundrel, a beggar and a villain, and whereas a vote of thanks was passed by the Council for his speech, not intending thereby to thank him for denouncing our President,but for the valuable information which the speech contained, con cerning matters which were of interest to our people, and did not relate to Capt. Bryant, and whereas the intention of the members of the Council in passing the resolution has been misunderstood, we direct the Secretary of the Council to expunge the resolution from the records of the Council. The following resolution was offered, but was defeated by a vote of 24 to 21, many delegates refusing to vote: Resolved, That this Convention denounce General Tillson for charging one of our best friends—the President of this Association— with being a liar, a scoundrel, a beggar and a villain, and we assure all persons that we have full confidence in the honesty, integrity and faithful labors in our behalf of Capt. Bryant. This sufficiently indicates the estimation in which Capt. Bryant is held by the Association. We take occasion again to express our regret at this unfortunate difficulty, and also our strong disapprobation of the course of the Loy al Georgian towards Gen. Tillson. If he is guilty of the charges with which the Georgian teems, the proof should be brought before the Head of the Bureau. So long as the proof is wanting, his character should not be assailed through the columns of a journal addressed to the very people whose confidence he ought especially to enjoy. If anything could excuse the language used by Gen, Tillson, it would be the ungenerous treatment which he has receiv ed from the Loyal Georgian. A personal con troversy of this nature ought never to have arisen, and should now cease. a Inti1 and L«|iilBlite OlUorri. Mb. EditobThe Star of Tuesday evening has the slate made up for the organization of the Legislature. The editor says that for President of the Sen ate the contest will be between Mr. Woodman of Portland and Col. Porter of Penobscot, and for Speaker of the House between Mr. Barker of Stetson and Mr. Woodman of Bucksport, and then goes on to say that his friend Col. Rust stands a good chance for Secretary of' State, although Col. Smith will run well. I differ with the editor in regard to this office.— Col. Rust has been brought forward by his friends in Norway in order to head off General Perry, and will perhaps get three votes. The editor of the Star isin the dark as to a change in the Treasurership. I will enlighten him by giving him the information that the present able Treasurer is a candidate for re-election, and will be eleoted by a large vote, but not unanimously, for there are some folks who would like to get rid of him on account of his persistency in maintaining his Temperance principles. Fually the editor reaches the gentleman for whose benefit the article was written. The editor says that there will be but little opposition to Gen. Shepley for Attorney General. He may be better inlormed than I am, but my information warrants me in saying that there will be a strong opposition to the General from the Temperance members of the Legislature. They believe that the Law officer of the State should be a man who will sustain the Maine Law. Gen. Shepley is not a Maine Law man in any sense of the word, and I do not believe that the Temperance men, who are a majority in the Legislature, will so stultify themselves as to elect a man to so important a position, who has no sympathy w hatever with them. If they do they had better repeal the Liquor act at once. Let them select such a man as Judge Davis of this city, and no power can prevent his elec tion. e. The Engine Dbiveb.—When a man has a liking tor a thing its as good as being clever.— In a very short time I became one of the best drivers on the Line. That was allowed. I took a pride in it, you see, and liked it. No, I didn’t know much about the engine scientifi cally, as you call it; but 1 conld put her to rights if anything went out of gear—that is to say, if there was nothing broken—but I could not have explained how the steam worked in side. Starting an engine is just like drawing a drop of gin. You turnti handle and off she goes, then you turn the handle the other way, put on the brakes, and you stop her. There’s not much more in it, so far. It’s no good being scientific and knowing the principle of the engine inside; no good at all. Fitters, who know all the ins and outs of the engine, make the worst drivers. That’s well known. They know too much. It’s just as I’ve heard cf a man with regard to hia inside: if he knew what a complicated machine it is, he would never eat, or drink, or dance, or run, or do any thing, for fear of bursting something. So it is with fitters. But us as are not troubled with such thoughts we go ahead. But starting an engine’s one thing, and driv ing of her is another. Any one, a child a’most, can turn on the steam, and turn it off again; hut it ain't every one that can keep a engine well on the road, no more than it am t every one who can ride a horse properly. It is much the same thing. If .von gallop a horse right • off for a mile or two, you take the wind out of him and for the next mile or two you must let him’trot or walk. So it is with a engine. If you put on too much steam, to get over the ground at the start, you exhaust the boiler and then you’ll have to crawl along till your trash water boils up. The great thing in driving is, to go steady, never to let your water get too low. It’s the same with a kettle. If you fill it up when it’s about half empty, it soon comes to the boil again. Another thing: you should never make spurts, unless you are detained and lose time. You sliquJd go up an; incline aud down an incline atilie same pace. Sometime'S' a driver will waste liis steam, aud when lie comes to a hill he lias scarcely enough to drag linn up. \Vhen you’re in a train that goes by fit's and Starts, Vou irfay be sure tha* there is a bad driver on the engine. That kind of driv ing ftightehS'^asSChgers dreadful. When the train, after rattling along, suddenly slacks its speed when it ain't near a station, it may be in the middle of a tunnel, the passengers think there is danger. But generally it’s because the driver has exhausted his steam.—[From Dick en’s Christmas Story, “ Mugby Junction." SPECIAL NOTICES. Hf E W BOOKS FOB THE HOLIDAYS ! WHOLESALE AND RETAIL ! BAILEY & NOYES Will open their New Store on Exchange Street, MONDAY, 17th. Our friends and patrons and the public generally we trust will wait and examine our NEW STOCK of Books, Fancy Goads, Writing Desks, Stationery, Ac., before purchasing elsewhere. We shall have a good assortment of English and American Standard and Juvenile Books. We beg a continuance of the generous patronage and favor which we have heretofore received. BAILEY & NOTES, decTssdaw New Block, Exchange street. FELLOW’! ORIGINAL WORM LOZENGES. WE can with confidence point to FELLOW’S WORM LOZENGES as the most pertect rem edy for those troublesome pests, INTESTINAL WORMS. After years of careful experiment, success has crowned our efforts, and we now otter to the world a confection without a single fault, being safe, con venient, effectual and pleasant. No injurious result can occur, let them be used in whatever quantity. Not a particle of calomel enters their composition. They may be used without further preparation, and at any time. Children will eagerly devour all yon give them, and ask for more. They never fall in ex pelling Worms from their dwelling place, and they will alwavs strengthen the weak anu emaciated, even when he is not afflicted w ith worms. Varions remedies have from time to time, been re commended, such as calomel, oil of wormseed, turp entine, &c., producing dangerous, and sometimes latal consequences. Alter much research, study and ex periments, embracing several years, the proprietors of Fellow’s Worm Lozenges, have succeeded in pro ducing this remedy, free from all objections, and posi tively safe, pleasant and effectual. They do not kill the worms, but act by making their dwelling place disagreeable to them. Iu order to assure consumers of the genuineness of these lozenges, the analysis of Dr. A. A. HAYES, State Assayer, is annexed: “I have analyzed the Worm Lozenges, prepared by Messrs. FELLOWS & CO., and find that they are free from mercury, and other metallic or mineral mat ter. These Lozenges are skilfully compounded, pleas ant to the taste, safe, yet sure and effective in their action. Respectfrilly, A. A. HAYES, M. D. Assayer to the State of Mass. Price 25 cents per Box ; Fire for SI. GEO. W. SWETT, Proprietor of the New England Botanic Depot, 106 Hanover Street, Boston Mass., Sole Agent for the United Stales, to whom all or ders should be addressed. (y^Sold by dealers in Medicines everywhere. octfi-deow6mSN u A Cough, A Cold, or A Sore Throat, EQUIBES IMMEDIATE ATTENTION, AND SHOULD BE CHECKED. If allowed to continue, Irritation of the Luii^n, a per manent Throat Disrawr, or Conaamption, is oflon the result. BROWN’S BRONCHIAL TBO C If E S HAVING A DIRECT INFLUENCE TO TTTE PART.), GIVE IMMEDIATE RELIEF. For Bronchitis, Asthma, Catarrh, Cou sninptive and Throat Disease*, TROCHES ARE USED WITH ALWAYS GOOD SUCCESS. Winger* and Public Speaker* will find Troches useful in clearing the voice when taken before Singing or Speaking, and relieving the throat after an unusual exertion of the vocal organs. The Troches are recommended and prescribed by Physicians, and have had testimonials from eminent men throughout the country. Being an article of true merit, and having proved their efficacy by a test ot many years, each year finds them in new locali ties in various parts of the world, and the Troches are universally pronounced better than other articles. Obtain only “Brown’s Bronchial Troches” and do not take any of the worthless imitations that may be offered, sold ever where. Dec 4—d&wCrn sn WTSTAR’W BALAAM —OF— W 1 L 1) CHERRY / HAS BEEN USED NEARLY HALF A CENTURY, With the most astonishing success in curing Coughs, Colds, HoarNencsft, Wore Throat, lnfl nenza, Whooping Cough, Croup, liiver Complniut*, Bronchitis, Difficulty of Brcntliiug, Asthma mid every affection of THE THROAT, LUNGS AND ( BEST, INCLUDING EVEN CONSUMPTION. The unequalled success that has attended the appli cation of ibis mod cine in all cases of Pulmonary Complaints, lias induced many Physicians of high standing to employ it in their practice, same or whom advise us of the fact under their own signatures. We have space only for the names ot a few of these:— E. BOYDEN, M. D., Exeter, Me. Alexander Hatch, M. D., China, Me. R. Fellows, M. D., Hill, N. H. W. H. Webb, M. D., Cape Vincent, N. Y. W. B. Lynch, M. D., Auburn, N. Y. Abraham Skillman, M. D., Boundbrcok, N. J. H. D. Martin, M. D., Mansfield, Pa. The propiietois have letters from all classes of our fellow citizens, from the halls of Congress to the humblest cottage, and even beyond the seas; for the fame and virtues of Wi*tar’a Bal*am have ex tended to the “ uttermost bounds of the earth,” without any attempt on our part to introduce it be yond the limits ot onr onn country. Prepared by SETH W. FOWIiE & SON, 18 Tie* mont Street, Boston, and sold by all Druggists and Dealers generally, (IB.UE’S CELEBRATED M A I. V E! Cures ina very short time OLD SORES, BURNS, SCALDS, CUTS,WOUNDS, BRUISES, SPRAINS,CHAPPED HANDS CHILBLAINS, &<•.. Ac Grace’s Celebrated Halve! Is prompt in action, soothes the pain, takes out the soreness, and reduces the most angry looking swell ings and inflammations, as if by magic; thus ailord ing reliet and a complete cure. Only 25 cents a box; sent by mail lor 35 cents. SETH W.FOWLE & SON’, 18 Tremont St, Boston, Proprietors. Sold by Druggists ami dealers gener ally. FeblO aid—sNendT.T.s&»ecw MINERAL BATHS AT HOME. DAHPEPH1A CUBED RHEUMATINjtl CURED ERUPTIONS on the FA«E CURED HCROFUI.A CURED BY TREATMENT WITH MINERAL WATERS. Do away with all vour various and ollen perni cious drugs and quack medicines, and use a lew baths prepared with “STRUMATIC SALTS l*’ These SALTS are made from the concentrated Liquors of the Mineral Well of the Penn’a Salt Man facturing Co., in Pittsburg, and arc packed in air tight boxes. One always sufficient for a bath. Di rections are attached. INTERNALLY USE “Strumatic Mineral Waters!” In bottles of one and a half pints. One sufficient for a day’s use. C#~Sold by Druggists generally. Merrill Bros, No. *15 State st., ‘Boston; Ravnolds Pratt ct Co, No. 100 Fulton st., Now York, Wholesale Agents. no20?weod&\vly C F Niruiiintic Suits and Strumatic Min eral Waters, just received and for sale by J. W. PEKlvlNS & CO., no*4sNeo\vdi wly No 86 Commercial St. A soldier who had lost^he use ot his limbs from Rheumatism has been completely cured and en - abled to abandon liis crutches by one bottle ot Met cai.fi s Great Rheumatic Remedy. It is truly the wonder of the age. deci itlmss nT> Sure Pile Care. DR. GILBERT’S PILE INSTRUMENT positively curoB the worst cueeH of piles, sent by mail on re ceipt ot Circulars fee. Sold by druggists. Agents wanted everywhere. Address J. B. IlOMAINE Manager, No^KCJJroadway^New-Yorh. ocSfklSmsN Warren’s Cough liaisam. The best Remedy ever compounded for Cold., Cough., Catarrh und Coa,nmp|ia| an(| a,j diseases of the Throat and Lungs, fijr For sale by all Druggists. Manufactured bv B. F. DlUOlU ltV, oetlSd&wsNCm Druggist, Bangor. I mH 4 Mj NOTICES, Long Sought For ! Come at Last! Mains’ Elder Berry. Wine. We take pleasure in announcing tliat the above named article may be found for anle byallrity Druggists and first class Country Grocers. As a Medicine Mains’ Wine is invaluable, being among the best, if not the best, remedy for colds and pulmonary complaiuts, as well as one of tbe most agreeable Beverages. Manufactured from the pure juice of tlie berry, and unadulterated by any impure in jrfedleiU; we caft heartily recommend it te the Sick as a medicine, and to tbe well, as a leverage. To the days of the aged it addeth length, To the mighty it addeth strength,” ’Tis a balm-for the! kick, a joy for the well— Druggists and Grocers buy and sell MAINS’ GliDERBEHRV WINE. nov 27 8 n d&wtf Some Folks Can’t Sleep Nights.—We are now prepared to supply Hospitals, Physicians, the trade and the great public generally, with the stand ard and invaluable remedy, Dodd’s Nebvine, which article surpasses all known preparations tor the cure ot all forms of Nervousness. It Is rapidly superceding every preparation of opium—the well-known result ot which Is to produce costlvencsB and other serious difficulties; it allays irritation, restlessness and spasms, and induces regular action of the bows' and secre tive organs. No preparation lor Nervous Diseases ever sold so readily, or met with such universal approval. For Sleeplessness, Loss of Energy, Peculiar Female Weaknesses and Irregularities, and all the .earful mental and bodily symptoms that follow in the train of nervous diseases, Dodd’s Nervine is the best reme dy known to science. Sold by all druggists. Price SI. Geo. C. Goodwin & co., augllsnlyd&w n Wholesale Agents, Boston. Relief for the Snfferers by the Fire. THE undersigned have made arrangements under the act of Congress approved July 27, 1866, to furnish parties building on the burnt district with English Parc Lead aud Linseed Oil, DUTY FREE. Parties wishing to purchase Paint Btock will call at 80 COMMERCIAL STREET. BLBBE8S, FOB EM A CO. docSsslm Batchelor’s Hair Dye. This splendid Hair Dye is the best in the world. The only true and perfect Dye—Harmless, Reliable. Instantaneous. No disappointment. No ridiculous tints. Natural Black or Brown. Remedies the ill effects of Lad Dyes. Invigorates the hair, leaving it soft and beautiful. The genuine is signsd Wil liam A. Batchelor. All others are mere imitations, and should be avoided. Sold by all Druggists ana Perfumers. Factorv bl Barclay street, New' York. Beware of a eouuterfeit. November 10, 1866. dlysn SURE REMEDIES. DR. T. K. liAYLOR, 17 Hanover Street, Boston, has received the new Frpncn Remedies and modes oi treatment practised by Drs. Dumas and Ricord—Safe pleasant and warranted Positively effectual In all Diseases of the Blood, Urinary and Reproductive Or gans, and all Irregularities and Complainls peculiar to Women. Enclose stamp and receive full particul ars by mail. u oct3-d&w3m Colgate's Aromatic Vegetable Soap. A superior Toilet Soap, prepared from refined Vegetable Oils in combination with Glycerine, and especially designed for the use of Ladies and for the Nursery* Its perfume is exquisite, and its washing properties unrivalled. For sale by all Drug gists. telO’UGSNdly CHRISTMAS GIFTS! TOYS, TOYS, TOYS! Fancy Goods! HUDSONBLAKE, Would respectfully Inform the public that they have the largest and beat assortment of TOYS AND FANCY GOODS To be found in the city. They have a Great Vari ety of Dolls. Also Tea aud Coffee Sets, Parlor and Chamber Sets, Bedsteads, Bu reaus, Chairs, Cradle*,Ac. II* so Books and Gait. ; Ti.t Wooden, Iron, Ciiu Chinn, Pnriauf aud Paper Toys, aud F^.rc r goods / Of Every Description ! SKATES, SKATES ! Thev have a fine lot of the Very LEST Si 1’ LLS of SKATES in the market, and from the best manufac tories. Sleds, Sleds! A good assortment of Sleds can be found there, in cluding the Celebrated Clippers ! Of the very best make. CONFECTIONERY! OF EVERY DESCRIPTION! They manufacture and soil at wholesale and re tail a good variety of CANDIES, which are war ranted pure and good, jyuall and see for yourselves at 357 Congress Street. deett d2w JUST RECEI VE I) ! A NEW LOT —OF— LADIES’ * CLOAKINGS i\t Lower Prices than Ever. ALL OTHER GOODS Pflarkcd Down in Proportion, J - A.T -A. 13. REEVES, No. 36 Free street. December 17, I860, dtt' Hayward’s Rubbers ! We offer to the trade A full assortment of the above celebrated RUBBER BOOTS AM) SHOES, At Agency prices. Also Roots, Shoes & Moccasins, At Wholesale only. STEVENS, HASKELL & OHASE, 33 Commercial St., Portland, Me. Oct 10—(13mos ECONOMY AND COMFORT. KEEP OUT THE Cold, Rain, Wind and Dust! And prevent the rattle of Sashes with BRADSTREET'S Improved Rubber Moulding UPON YOUR DOORS AND WINDOWS. Will save 50 per cent, in Fuel, and last a life time. Simple, Cheap and Durable. The best Weather Strip invented. Examine Testimonials and Specimens at the Real Estate Agency of W. H. JERR1S, at Horse Railroad ofllce, opposite Preble House.

C. E. BARNES, Agent. 5T3F*Agents Wanted. • decWdlm* 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, whore they will keep constantly on hand the best as sortment of Meats, Poultry, Game, &cM That the market aflnrds, and it will be their earnest endeavor to serve their customers with promptness and fidelity. deelldtf Portable Steam Engines, C10MB1NING the Maximum i f efficiency, dura / bility and economy with the minimum of weight and price. They are widely and lavorably known, more than OOO being in use. All warranted satis factorv, or no sale. Descriptive circulars sent on application. Address J. C. HG1DLEV A CO. Lawrem e. Mass. Nov. 6. 3tad. Tt E JVf O V A E ! Dr. A. S. THAYER, Has Itomoveil Iiis Office TU HIS New Residence No. O Brown St. Dec 11—dlw* Cumberland National Bank. ritllE Stockholders of the Cumberland National X Bank of Portland, are hereby notified that there will be a meeting of the Stockholders hold at their Banking Room, on Monday, the -1st day of January, 18C7. at 3 o’clock P4 M., for the choice of Directors, and the transaction ot any other business that mav then come betore them. SAMUEL SMALL, Cashier. Portland, Dec. 18,18C0. declddtd lfunovuA j 11E3IOVAL ! M. J. Cushman’s ITIillineryj Store HAS been removed from No. 12 India street to No j 25 Middle street, between India and Hampshire . streets. J ust added a g«>od variety of goods suitable tor UOLIDAV P1IEMENTN. dtjsr Please calf. dec7d3w Harris & Water house, JOBBERS OF Hats Fups mid Furs. Portland, Dec. 3d 1S6G. HARRIS & WATERHOUSE, Wholesale Dealers in Hats, Caps, and Furs, have removed to their New Store, No. 12 Exchange Street, F. It. HARRIS. de4tf J. E. WATERHOUSE. KEMOVAL JAMES O’DONNELL COUNSELLOR at LAW, Office in (.'hadwick’* KIoukc. 249 Congress St., next above Stone Church. sep7-dtl a OUT OF THE EIRE l B. F. SMITH &. SON’S New Photograph Rooms, — AT— NO. 16 MARKET SQUARE. _»ug20_ n dM HOLDEN & PEABODY, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, Office, 229 1-2 Congress Street, Near the Court House. A. B. HOLDEN. Sep5tftl H. C. PEABODY. ANDERSON AND CO.’S HOOP SKIRT AND CORSEt STORE, is removed to 328 Congress St., oniiosita Mechanics' Hall._n_jylOdtt G. G. DOWNES, MERCHANT TAILOR, HAS REMOVED TO No. 233 1-2 Congress Street, CORNER OF CHESTNNT August 30, 1866. n dtl REMOVAL! THE Merchants National Bank Will remove on MONDAY, Nov. 12, to Ihe OFFICE OF H. M. PAYSON, 33 Exchange St. oulOdtf oTm. d1 1). W. NAHLl have resumed business at the head of Long Wharf, under J. W. hunger’s Insurance Office, and will be pleased to see their former customers and receive their orders as usual. July Iff, I86G. n dtf DOW * LIB BEY. Insurance Agealiq will be foun> 1 at No 117 Commercial, comer ot Exchange St. Horae Office of New York; National Office of Boston; Narragansett Office of Providence; Putnam Office of Hartford; Standard Office of New York, and other reliable offices, are represented by this agency. John Dow. jy25dtf F. W. Libbey. YRON, OREENOITOII & CO., Furs, Hats, Caps and Robes, 164 Middle St,, over T. Bailey if Co. jull7tt WOODMAN. TBLK A CO., Wholesale Dry Goods, No. 4 Galt Block, Commercial St. Jul 17—dtf MOT1CE. H. J. LIBBY & CO., ManufUcturers and Commission Merchants. Counting Room over First National Bank, No. 23 Free street, second story. iyll tf JAM BRONE MERRILL, Dealer in • Watches, Jewelry, Masonic Regalia, and Mili tary Goods, No 13 Fiee street, Portland. Same store with Geyer and Caleb iy!2dtf II^AGLE MILLS, although bunted up, the Pro Li prietors, Messrs. L. J. Hill & Co., are now pre pared to furnish Coffees, Spices, Cream Tartar, &c, al their new place of business, No. 100 Green St. An Order Slate m.*y be found at Messrs. Low, Plummer <& Co’s, No 83 Commerc.alSt, and at Mr C. M. Rice’s Paper Warehouse, No. 185 Fore Street. All orders promptly attended to. Goods at ilie lowest prices. jullGtt H PACKARD, Bookseller and Stationer, may be • found at No. 337 Congress St., corner of Oak St.___ju!16tf RS. WEBSTER Sf CO., can be tound at the store • ot C. K. Babb, Clapp’s Block, No. 9, where we offer a good assortment of Clothing and Furnishing Goods at low prices. jul 16 CJMITH & ft LED. Counsellors at Law, Morton ** Block, Congress St. Same entrance as 0. S. Ar my offices. iyl2dtf ALL READY locommence again. C. M. & H. T. PLUMMER White and Blacksmiths, having re built on the old site. No. 12 Union St, would be pleas ed to answer all orders tor Iron Railings, Doors, Window Shutters, Gratings, &c. Particular attention paid to Ga3 and Steam fitting. HK EASTERN EXPRENN VO. are now permanently located at No. 21 Free street, and prepared to do Express Business over all the Rail road and Steamboat routes in the State, and West by P. S. & P., Eastern and Boston & Maine Roads to Boston, connecting there with Expresses to all parts of the country. For the convenience of our customers on Commer cial and Fore streets, an order book lor freight Calls will be kept at office of Canadian Express^)., No. — Fore street. J. N. WINSLOW. jy24 tf _ __ J4kE» M. BA\U, Attorneys and Counsellors, • No. 16 Free Street, near Middle. jult3 DYE MO LNE—NOTICE—Persons having left orders at 101 Exchange street, can now find iliem at 324 Congress street, opposite Mechan’cs* Hall, where we shall continue our business in all its various branches and at lower rates. flgir’Ladies’ Dresses dyed for $1,00. All other ar ticles dyed at equally low rales, jul U6m _ H. BURKE. JE. FERNfALM dk NON, Merchant Tailors, • have taken Union Hall, entrance on Free St., where they are ready with a good stock of Goods for Men’s wear, which they will manufacture in gar ments to order. BS^First class Coat-makers wanted. O M.BIOII A NON, 138 Exchange street. ( O* Coffins and Caskets: also, Me talic Burial 1 Caskets. jy26 I fiUAKLES J. WALK EH & CO. in a v, be found at No. 150 Commercial street, store formerly occu pied by N. O. Cram, where they will resume busi ness, and be pleased to see their customers, or re ceive their orders. J ulylOtf A 4r S. E. SPUING may be found at the store of Fletcher Co., corner ot Union and Commer cial streets. iyll tl ‘M'ATFfiVN GOULD, Merchant Tailor, has removed ** to No. 16 Market Square, over Sweetslr’s Apothe cary store. jylo—tl BOO T « , Mhom, data and Clothing. Benj. Fogg inav lie found ready to wait on customers at No. 4 Moulton str« et, foot ■* Exchange. jul20 CIIRARM. 200 M. imported anddoinestic Cigars J lor sale by C. 0. MITCHELL & SON, jnll3tf 178 Fore Street. DERLOIM & WEAR, Attorneys and CouimrllerN, at the Boody House, corner ol Congress aud Chestnut streets. jy26 BYRON I>. VffRRIXl*, Counsellor at Law, No. 19 Free Street. jull4 LEWIS PIERCE, Attorney and Counsel!* at Law, No. 8 Clapp’s Block. jul21 Marked Down. VICKERY A HAWLEY, No. 31 Free Street, Having made new additions to their already exten sive Stock of DRY GOODS -AND WOOLEN8 ! Together with a general assortment of Domestics,have marked them down to correspond with the present state of t lie market, and are now prepared to give customers as good Bargains as can be found in this city, (i3gr5> All wishing to buy good goods at low prices, aje respectfully invited to call and examine our stock and prices before purcliasine; elsewhere, as we are confident that our prices will please. Vickery & Hawley, decl2d2w 31 Free Nfreet. “The National Traders Bank of Portland.” THE Stockholders of this Bank are hereby notified that their annual meeting will be held at their Banking Room No 21 £ Free st., on TUESDAY, the 8th day of January next, at 3 o’clock P Al, to choose , five Directors for the ensuing year, and to act on any other business that may legally come l>cfore them. EDWAKD GOULD, Cashier. Portland, Doc 7, I860. dcPiltd (.'mini National Bank. rpHE Annual Meeting ot the Stockholders of the J. Canal National Bank of Portland, for the elec tion of seven Directors, and for the transaction of anv other business that may legally come belorc them, will be held at 1R8 Fore Street, on Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1807, at 3 o’clock P. M. , B. C. SOMERBY, Cashier. Novembers, dtd Second National Bank. rpHE Annnal Meeting of Stoekholdersof the “See A ond National Bank. Portland” for fbe election of Directors, and any other business which may legally come belore them, will be held at Nos. 188 and 180 Foro street, (up stairs,) on TUESDAY, 8th January next, at 8 P. M. ’ , , „ W. H. STEPHENSON, Cashier. Portland, Dee 7,1800. dc8dbl Casco National Bank. rpHE annnal meeting of the Stockholders of “The JL Casco National flank of Portland” for the elec tion of seven Directors, and for the transaction of anv other business that may legally come before (bom, * will lie held at 180 Foro street, on TUESDAY, the eighth day of January next, at 3 o'clock P. M. E. P. GEBRISH, Cashier. I Portland, Deo, 7,180(5. dim RrSINENS CARO*. (rEItlllSII a- PEARSON, Dealer* in W ATCHES, Jewelry, Silver and Plated Ware, Cold, Silver and Steel Spectacle., Tool., f ilesjAc, 7 7 nepix No, 13 FREE STREET. ,1:tm W. F. T O Dl>~ Dealer in Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, Spectacles, EVE GLASSES, Ac., Xo. ‘i5 Free Si., Portl'tud. (^"Repairing done and warranted. n *ep3dtl H. M. BRJE WF R, (Successors to J. Smith & Co.) ITIaualaeturer of l.calber Belling. Also for sale Belt Leather, Back* & Sides, Lace Leather, RIVETS and BURS, sepuklt! n 311 Cougresw Nirert. w. P. FRFEMAN d CO., Fpliolsterers and Manutacturers oi FUBNITUBE, LOUNGES, BED-STEADS Spring-Beds, Mattresses, Pew Cushions, Wo. 1 Clapp’* Bloch- font Chestnut Street, Portland. W. P Freeman, D. \V. Deane. C. L. Qtjinby. augiott n A. N. NOYES & SON, ~ Manufacturers and dealers in Stoves, Ranges & Furnaces, Can be tound in their \EW BUILDING ON LUKE ST., (Opposite the Market.) Where they will be pleased to see all their former customers and receive orders as usual. auglTdtf n It. t*. DEAJtE, Counsellor and Attorney, No. 8. Clapp’* Block, CougrfM 8t. BSP* Particular attention given to writing Wills, Contracts, Deeds and Legal Instruments. July 31,1666. du STROUT & GA«£, Attorneys and Counsellors, Office 113 Federal Btreet, PORTLAND, ME. Sewell C. Strout Uanno W Gage f* iy7tt n ^ W. H. CLIFFORD, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, —AND— SOLICITOR OF PATENTS, NO. 8 CLAPP’S BLOCK, anglMtt_ Congress Street. CHASE, CRAM A STDRTEVAWT, GENERAL Commission Merchants, Wldgery’e Whart, Portland, A1e. oi-ilGdti JAMES BAILEY A CO., Importers and dealers in FOREION AND DOMES'EIC Saddlery Hardwa re —AMD— Carriage Trimmings. Hf«. 162 Middle 8lreel, Portland, Me. _augl6—tf n MERRILL BROS. A CUSHING, Late Merrill & Small, Wholesale Dealers in FANCY GOODS, Hosiery, Gloves, Small Wares, &c., No. 18 Free Street, “Arcade.” aug2tdt)anl HO WAltl) A CLEAVES, Attorneys & Counsellors at Law, PORTLAND, M NE. Office No. 17 Free Street, Near Middle Street. Joseph Howard, jy9tf n^ Nathan Cleaves. M. PEARSON, Gold and Silver Plater -AND Manufacturcr oi Silver Ware, Temple Street, first door from Compress Street* PORTLAND, ME. May 19—diy u A. WILBUR & CO., 112 Tremont Street, Boston, Importers and Dealers in WFI.CII and AMERICAN ROOFING SLATES, of all colors, and slating naila. Oaretal attention paid to shipping._ n aug22—6m JABEZ C. WOODMAN, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, Has saved his Library. Office at2 21-2 Free street, m the Griffith block, third story. n Jy9dtf BRADBURY & SWEAT Counsellors at Law, 349 COKCREH.N STREET, Chadwick Mansion, opposite United States llotoi. Portland Maine. BiouBradbury. nov 9ti 1... D. M. Sweat Deering Milliken & Co., Wholesale Dry Goods, 31 COMMERCIAL STREET, _augSlaUf_Portland, Maine. JOSEPH STORY Penrhyn Marble Co. Manutacturers and Dealer* in Enameled Slate CgMsiv Pieces, Brackets, Pier Slabs, Grates and Chimney Tops. Importer and dealer In Eng lish Floor Tile*, German and French Flower Pots, Hanging Vases, Parian, Bisque, and Bronze Staluetts and Busts. Glass Shades and Walnut Stands, Bohe miau and Lava Vases and other wares. 112 TRF.MONT STREET Studio Building aug22—Cm n BOSTON, Mass. SHEPLEY & STROUT COUNSELLORS AT LAW, OFFICE, I Post Office Building, 2d story; Entrance on Ex change street. 0. F. SHEPLEY. jy9tt^ A. A. STROUT. J . T. S MA LL & CO., Wholesale and Retail dealers in Groceries and Provisions I Highest cash prices paid for Country Produce. B3f-Consignmcnt* receive prompt attention. dec7dlm WO 13 LIME STREET. PERCIVAL BONNEY, Counsellor and Attorney at Law, Morton Bloch, Congress Street, Two Dears above Preble House, POBTLAND, ME. novl9 DAVI8, ME8ERVE, HASKELL k 00., Importers and Jot Is , -t of Hrg Goods and Woolens, Iren dr 18 Free Street,' F. DAVIS, | C. H. MESERVE, I „ 1. p. uaskell, [ PORTLAND, ME ^^APMAN. 1 nov9’(I5dtt D. CIjABKE d CO. can l»e found AT 29 MARKET SQUARE, UNDER LANCASTER HALL. Boots and Shoes for Sale Cheat). JylO dtt W. F. PHILLIPS d CO., Wholesale Druggists, No. 148 Fore* Street. ocfc 17-dtt ( HAS. J._SCHUMACHFK, FRESCO PAINTER. .At present to be found at his residence 244 CUMBERLAND, 11 LAD ©F MECHANIC STREET. j.v'Oli I. r. F A R E I \fi TO y , CLOTHING AND Furnishing Goods! 20 Market Square. Oct I--* 13m n W II. EESSEMDEW, Attorncy~and Coun TY . sellor, Decrmg Hall, opposite Preble House iul U do mnsNESfl ( W. W. THOMAS. Jr.. Attorney and Counsellor at Law, [Chadwick House,] octa-di, Congress Street. S. U. CAKLETON, ATTORNEY AT I,AW, 27 MarJeet Square. Sept 24—dt! „ J. B. HUDSON, Jit., A H T I N T , HtfMUo. 47 narket S<*Uare’ FOBTLANS. ME. wm. w. wihpple, ^Wholesale J^h'tiggist, 21 MARKET SQUARE, PORTLAND, ME. Uf2 _____tt fC. H. WOOD SON, BROKERS, *y7 u °‘ **8-Core Street. Me COBB <k KINGSBURY. Counsellors at Caw. OFFICE OVER H. H. HAY’S j _ toy_Junction oi* Freo dfc Middle Streets. IlOSS <€• FEENl£, F LAST K It E Ha, PLAIN AND ORNAMENTAL 8I'D000 AND MASTIO W0dJLlK8, l»ak Hti >et, betweeu, Congress and Freest*., PORTLAND, MB. Coloring, Whitening and While-Washing i.roiunt y attended to. Orders trout out ol town sol'oited. May 22—dtl H. M. PAY SON, STOCK BROKER. No. 30 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, HE. H021dtf JOHN W. DANA, Counsellor and Attorney at Law, No. 30 Exchange St. Dec 6—dtt L. F. PINGREK, Pattern and Model Maker, Machinist and Mill-wright, Shop at C. P. KIMBALL'S Carriage Factory No. 2 No. lfi Preble St., Portland, Me. t®'“Orders trom Founder., Mumlaelurers, Print ers, Painters, Surgeons, Hatters, and Shoe-Makers promptly executed. seplKdAw3m 1 GREAT RUSH -At I*. M. FR OST’ H, -FOR BARGAINS! NO BIG PROFITS, NO DULL TRADE But Crowds of Customer Who are receiving Blessings by buying Goods Cheap Blankets at Old Priees! Only £4,75 per pair. Fancy Shirting Flannels! ONLY 50c PEK YARD. Good American Prints. 1 Shilling pr, yd. Bleached and Brown Cottons, AT LOW PRICES I Thibet*., Shawls, Cloakings, Beav ers, Poplins. Drem Hood, of all Description.. WOOLEN UOODS FOR MEN & BOV'S WEAR! ty All of the above Goods will bo offered at a GREAT REDUCTION from regular rates. Remember I IVo. -4 Deering Bloch. Dec 8—d&wtf SOMERS SEW ALL, - AT - NO. 331 CONGRESS STREET, Six Door** above Caaeo Street, would respectfully invite tlie attention of the people of Portland and vicinity to the VARIED COLLECTION -cr — HOLIDAY GOODS! to be found at his store. The Best Assortment in the City, - AND - THE CHEAPEST PRICES! TOYS OF "ALL KINDS! Work Boxes and Desks I! Prangs Braatifal Publication*.! Stationery and Toilet Articles t! CUTLERY, Ami Numerous Other Thiug»! Now is a good time for purchasers of CHRISTMAS GOODS! to call, for more tone and attention can be shown them in selecting, than at a more busy season. November 26. dtf SHORT d LORING, Booksellers & Stationers, 31 Free, Corner Center Streets, Have on hand a full supply ot Law, School, Miscellaneous and Blank Books. STATIONERY OF AM. KINDS, dash. Post Office and Envelope Oases, Let" ter Presses, Pen Racks, 4c. We have just relieved from New York a full supply ol PAPER HANGINGS, New patterns and Choice Styles. DRAWING PAPER OF AM, SIZES. Give us a call. Short A' I.sriug, «1 Free, Comer Center Sties Jyani A. COBB Jb CO., Successors to F. P. and M. T. Be I ford, at Mrs. M. J. Nichols, U. S. Hotel, HAVE received a lot of Tretousee, best quality Kid Gloves. Also Zephyr Worsteds, Slippers, Hoods, Hosiery, Ladles’ Under Vests, Corsets, Lin en Setts, plain and emh. Hdkfs., Muslin and Can*. Edgings, Dress Buttons, together with all articles usually found in a first class Fancy Goods Store. • Their triends and the public are invited to call and examine theln. nov 7 till Jan. 1, 1867. LOWELL d SENTER, WILL occupy the new Store No, 301 Con cr*«« Mtreet, corner of Brown Street, about Dec, 15th, with a new stock of Wata-hcw, Jewel ry, Silver and Plated Ware, nud Fancy (wood* tor the holidays. Thev have reoceupied their old stand Na. 04 Ez etiTi««£- * freot, wltn a complete stock ol Nautical iKa.l Optical Oaadn, Chronometers, Watches, Clocks, t im Tools for Machinist* and Engineers, &c. • rieuua and customers Invited to old head quarters. Dec 1, I860.—d3m Ctt Digital Notice ! M-*~U_Li7 This is to inform my friends and pal rons that I have associated with me in the practice ol Dentistry, OR. ALBERT EVAN*, Formerly ol Baugor, a skillAxl dentist ot long expen enee, and take pleasure in introducing and reeom mending him to them. Ether and Chloroform admin istercd when desired. a*,a, C. H, OSGOOD, oct6dtt_No. 8 Clapp’s Block, Congress St. FOR Rl'MINENM. WILLLAaM I BROWN, formerly at 91 Federal street, Is now permanently located at his new store No 64 Federal st, a few doors below Lime street. He is now prepared to attend to the want* of his numerous customer* and the pnblic generally in the way ol cleaning and re pairing Clothing of all kinds, and will be attended to with hi* usual promptness. Also second-hand Clothing for sale at lair prices. no ^ Go to Adams * Puriutoii’s I7*OR your House-furnishing Ooods ot all kinds; I Carpetings, and all kinds of Crockery, Glass, Tin, Stone, Earthern and Wooden Ware, Paper Hang ings. Window Shades, Ae, Ac. no23d3m Notice to Land Holders, MR. O’BUROC’HKR, Builder. is prepared to take contract* for building, cither by JOB or by BAY WORK. Can turiiir.ii First Class workmen anil material of 'ill description. licsi.ieiicc, American house. . India Street, Portland. August 17th, i860 augTO—U -1-- - - - ■ WISt'E LLA NEOI' is. The Ladies’' Bazaar! The Ladies' Bazaar! The Ladies' Bazaar! 1h how located at Congri’esN Ht., ®PPo«ilt ('HMt'o Hirer!. Where can In* found a Splendid Assortment OF GOODS SUITABLE FOB Christmas and New Year’s PRESENTS. Ladies ’ and Gent’s ltressing Cases, Traveling Bags, Wort, Boxes, Writing Desks,Portfo lios, Wallets, die. TOYS, TOYS, TOYS ! Fancy Goods I OF EVERY DESCRIPTION at the VERY IX) W EST PRICES! WO It ST ED GOODS! A Small Lot, and much less than Cost. £3^’Don’t forget the place. Ladies* Bazaar, 328 Congress St., _ _OPPOSITE CASCO. _ dclMlw Seeing is Believing, BUT Tasting is Positive Proof! CHRISTMAS GOODS I A NEW STOCK OF Mice Sweet ^ooris! FOB THE Holiday Trade! Fancy Articles To Please the Old and Young l A large assortment of NEW YEAR'S CAKE! Constantly on band and made to order, at J. PARTIRf€^TON*S, dc!9toja‘2 _ Under Lancaster Hall. Machine & Smith Shop PARTIES having Machinery. &c., to bttiht, anil desiring Shop fhclllties can obtain the Whole or Half Interest In one of the most complete Machine and Smith Shops In the City of Boston, With Pattern Shop, Lease of Build ing, rfc., <tc. ALSO, FOR MALE, Planers, Lathes, Upright Drills, Grindstones, &c., ftr. Apply or addreaa .J. A. SAFFOBD, NOS. 61 It 63 HATERIIILL STREET, declhdlw_ BOSTON, MASS. NEW FIRM^ ROBINSON _& KNIGHT I CLOTHING! We ham taken the store 288 CONGRESS STREET, (Opponaic <he Preble House> Where we have a new gtcck of CLOTHING —AND— FURNISHING GOODS I The stock embraces FINE, MEDIUM and LOW PRICED CLOTHINQ, made up in the moat iaablon able atyle. A large aasortment of the newest atylca of GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS la now on hand decs dtf A FULL SUPPLY Boy’s* Olot liing ! AT THE New England Clothing Com., 'JS Market Mqunrc. dc»d3m _ E. LEVEEN 4 CO. J. T. LEWIS <f CO. Manufacturers of CLOTHING, have removed to . No. 1 Galt Block, Commercial f-treot. jyio _ _n_ New Store, 349 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) H. W. SI MONTON d- CO., HAVE opened a Ladies’ Famishing Store, con taining a good assortment ot Hoop Skirts, Corsets, Coder Clothing, Merino Veits, Collars. Cuffs, W orsted mid Fancy Good*. French Stamping Done to Order. 349 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) oct24 dtf. $ioo. #100 WAIt CLAIM OFFICE. Pnttoi-8oii & Cliudbournc, .VI or ton Black, 2 doors above Preble House. THE new Bounties, under the law approved JHt' U8th, 186*'., Increase of Peusions, Arrears of Pay, mze Money, and all other claims against the Gov* eminent, collected at short notice. The necessary blanks have been received, ami chon, ants should tile their claims promptly. Frank G. Patterson, late Lieut. 6tb. Me. Volt PAUL Chadbourne, late Mai. 1st Me. Cav Oct 16-dtf n Reconstructed on the Old Ground ! A.. T. HALL, COMMISSION MERCHANT, and dealer in Groceries, W. I, Goode and Produce. NO. 1 MILK STREET. PORTLAND, HE., Would respectfully announce to his former customer* and triends that he has re-established hint9el! In busi ness at the old place, No. 1 Milk street, near Ex change. All persons in want of Groceries, Produce, Ac., will do well to make me a call, an entire new stock ot selected goods will be olTVred at grpatly re duced prices. Come one. come all. dec4d3w HOME AGAIN. S1G.Y PMJirTWJYG. FjHJLLY sensible of my obligations tor the liberal ’ kindness of my patrons, I announce to them with great pleasure, inv return to No lO Exchange Street, over the Shoo and Leather Warehouse recent ly erected by the Messrs. Barbour, with Increased la cllities to answer nil orders In the various branches of my profession. I shall endeavor to keen posted in the newest Im provements, to be supplied with the best materials, and to bo prompt and faithftil in my workmanship. My work may be seen on every business street tn the city, to winch, with specimens constantly going up on the new stoves. I contUentlv refer. _ . . OLIVER 8. BEALE. Doc 4th, 186G, dec.’H.w Great Chance for Agent#! WI AT The People want; A Complete History ot the Qreat Rebellion; two Vol’s in one, contain ing 1200 Royal Octavo Pages. Sold for rive Hollars. Sold by Subscription only. Sole and Exclusive rights given, of uncanvaased territory with liberal commissions. |y* for circulars and terms apply to or addrew, J. PATTEN FlTC'll, dcl52w* No. 233 1-2 Congress St. Portland. Me. Notice. PERSONS cloaring the mins or digging cellar* ran find a good place lo deposit their rubbish on Franklin Wharf. S. KOCNI'S. aei'tlO—dlf Wharfinger ■Send your order, lor Job Work to Dally Flea