Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 9, 1867, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 9, 1867 Page 4
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Poetry. in Autuiuu Fancy. by geobge cooper. The apple-trees up in the orchard. This breezy autumnal u.orn, Are tossing their heads m a lrolic And laughing the year to acorn. Around us the dowers arc lading, And grasses and h aves decay; But those merry groups on the uplands, What in the world care they? Children are picking the wind-fails, And shouting in pure delight, While the trees they nod this way and that way. . Flatuly enjoying the sight! You would say they were playing »t pastimes. And look! at aim’s length the* hold The bubbles they blow, ail shining in russet and crimson and gold. *-«uu*i**»" el S"ari*. This inscrutable and nondescript class of juvenile humanity is made the subject of a very lively paper iu. a recent number of Onre a Week. It is from the pen of the author of ‘■Flemish Interiors.” AVe subjoin an extract or two : The little rascal has lived frightfully fast; his preeosity is absolutely startling. At ten he looks fitteen, and talks like tive-and-twen ty; while liis knowledge of all he ought not to know has attained its maximum. Wc stand aghast at Iris self possession under 110-uiatter what circumstances, and as we watch his un embarrassed air and steady gait, Ids matured expression and self-conscious aspect, we men tally admit the melancholy fact, "11 n’y a plus d’eulans!” The gamin is up to everything : he smokes, he drinks, he gambles; but then we must remember, if be indulge in the vices of a man, he is often expected also to exercise the strength and the skill of one. Many a gamin is the soutien de la maison; a sick fath er, a widowed mother and several young sis- , ters, often depend on his earnings for their i daily bread: of course it is only bread: still it is he who gets it for them, and gets it bravely, too. But unhappily—though as naturally—if a man. he is also a child, and in growing into the one, lie has not grown out of the other; so that his frolics, and the vagaries to which, often in spite of himself, he is wont to yield, are disasterous to others as well as to himsell, and when the mischiet is done, he is the first to lament it. How the gamin ever learns anything is a mystery which has never bsen solved; one of his peculiarities consisting in the tact that he is entirely self taught, lie takes in knowl edge—Heaven knows all that it includes!— just as he does air and sunshine, i:i his pere grinations through the ciowdedand instruc tive rues de Paris. There is a great deal to be learnt there, tmd lie learns it. Put him to school and you make uothing at all of him. The be3t you can hope of his future is tiiatone day he will naturally grow into a Zouave, for he is one in embryo already, and no power we know of eqjild train him into a domesticated character. “Tell me, my child,1’ said a cure one even ing to one of me most promising, at the clone of a long lecture on the subject, “how many Gods ate there ?” “Two M’sieur le Cure,’' promptly replied the boy. “Two Gods!” exclaimed the miserable cure, aghast, and wondering what he could have said to leave such an expression. “Two Gods! Mon Dieu! Mon Dieu! What can you mean?” “Why,’’ replied the imperturbable catechu men, “of course I have not forgotten there ware three to begin with, but as the Jews made away with one, there can be only two left.” In the same class was another with whom his Reverence had taken equal pains. “Eli bien, mon petit,” enquired he of this urchin in a conciliating tone, can you tell me in what manner our Lord was put to death ?” “O yes, m’sieur; the Jews guillotined him.” “Guillotined him, my dear child! Why, do think a little. The guillotine was not invent ed a hundred years ago, and our Lord was put to death something like two thousand yeats back.” "Ah yes, that is true,” was the ready re sponse ; "they must have shot him There is a provoking aptitude in the gamin's repartees, which are prompt and flasumg as the lightning, for he is always equal to the oc casion. “How old are you?-’said we once to a di minutive urchin at the comer of the Boule vard, selling newspapers, counting his receipts, and giving change with the accuracy and gravity of a practised baud. "Six,’’ was the curt reply. “Anil how long have you teen in the busi ness ?” With a roguish sparkle of his eye, which we shall not readily forget, and stooping down to arrange his stock-in-trade on the pavement, with the attitude of a man who is quite capa ble of attending to two things at once, he re joined,— “How long ? O, ever since I was a child.” We very much doubt if he ever had been one I "Give me to-morrow's Mouiteur, petit,” said we oue day to a young imp of the same calling, and no( much older. "Sorry 1 can t oblige you, sir; sold them all last week,'' replied the promising youth, who was not to be caught napping. However, we may forgive the tollies of his youth when we reflect on what he often be comes; if he sows wild oats, he not unffe quently reaps a harvest of glory, and stores up a world-wide fame. In what country in the i world shall we tind a regiment like the Zou aves'/yet the majority of the dauntless fol lows spring Irom this origin. We have all heard of Eugene Libaut, a non cunmissioned officer of this brave cotps, the first who ascended the heights of Sebastopol, uud planted the flag of France upon its here tofore impregnable summit. His general well discerned the stutf of which he was made; he placed the French standard in his hands, simply saying, “C’esi le drapeau signal—patiez.” And it was enough: Libau darted from the trenches, leading alter him the whole column. Struck <yn the head as he reached the ditch by t a heavy stone, this intrepid young follow did I not slacken his progress; he continued to 1 scale the heights, regardless of the shower of projectiles which assailed him, and, overcom ing ail obstacles, he gained his point, (or the colors of the First Division were seen floating from the llalakolf tower, foiming a rallying j point, totind which the allies grouped them- I selves and maintained their post with charac teristic determination. Eugene Libaut, the enfantperdu of the Ma lakoti’. began lite as a Gamin de Paris. j Sketch of Ike Piuniaa Chamber of Dep uties. A correspondent at Berlin sends to the Paris Journal La France an interesting description of the hall in which the deputies of the Prus sian Parliament meet, and of the most prom inent leaders. The writei says: The chamber is situated iu the Donbof- I platz, in the center of the city; the building i3 I a very ordinary one, differing but little from j the surrounding nouses. After having trav- i ersed a court the visitor arrives at the hall of i sitting through lovf and dark corridors, mu ’h resembling the passage^ in the Couciergerie of I Patis. Two stories must lie ascended to reach 1 the public tribunes. The hail, oblong in lorm, is covered with dark red paper, and lighted by J two large openings, in the roof. As it is cold ! in winter and hot in summer the deputies find it very tucoLvenienb The speakers address the house either irom their places or from a smalt tribune placed below the president's seat. The whole progressionist party U seat- i ed to the left ot that functionary, who has in j front of him the centre, placed between him | and the ministers, the conservatives sitting on j his right. M. do Forhenbeck, advocate, is the I president, and named by the chamber; he is a young man, with a fair complexion and a very ■ mild aspect, but making liis observations at j times wilh considerable vivacity; the cham- i ber, however, receive! them with deference.— | He is the mediator of the assembly. In the centre, AI. Viucke, an old man, with j white hair and prominent features, is the 1 most influential member of hjs party; he is a brilliant speaker, and often supports the poll- | cy of the government. Near him is the cele- ! brated AI. Simpson, who presided over the as sembly of Frankfort, and brought the imperial j crown to King Frederick William; he is held ! in great repute as a lawyer. On the right good speakers are lew in num ber. The member of this party who rises most frequently is AI. Wagner, the founder of , the Kreutz Zeitung. He was formerly Uberai, ' hut a great change has come over his opin- l ions; having become a high lauciiouary, he delenas with ardor the policy of Count Bis marck. His solemn language and very un prepossessing countenance do not effect much towards conciliating the good will ol the pro F xiSl^ pll !lic’ 'yfi°st‘i,avoi'ite, on the contrary, Is Ai. Twesfen. this latter personage, a judge in the Berlin tribunal, U a little man With fair hair and beard; he expresses himself with a I nrm voice and entergetic lucidity • ue coe3 straight to his adversary and presses him with arguments replete with lozic, which excite tempests on the side of the right. Near him is M. Waldeck, member of the Supreme Tribunal (Court of Cassation), who speaks frequently and defends constitutional rights with all the authority of his position. His marked features and white liair attract attention, and his prolixity is pardoned iu vir tue ot his age and gravity. In front of him is seated AT. Wircliow, professor of anatomy at Berlin, witii a forehead yellow like ivory, and a dark brown beard beginning to be silvered by age. You know well his taleu; and bis Influence over his own party, and you cannot have forgotten the provocation addressed to him by Count de Bismarch, who felt offended by the attacks made on his policy by the emi nent professor. Au L“l: *e,t there are also to be found 51. Sdiulz-TMitseli, a man perhaps the best knowu,.and certainly the m« popular in all Prussia; he has devoted his whole life to the laboring classes, whoso associates, have found in him their most eloquent an i zealous champion. He is still full of vivacitv and is constantly moving about bom one part ot the chamber to another to confer with his potlcal .rieuds. Lastly, we have Doctor Ja coby whose bald head and aquiline nose im part an original character to his physiognomy • you are acquainted with his republican opin ions, of which he makes no mystery. He ■ especially the man of strong eonrictlons, ney er swerving from his path, but marching on straight to his object without earing whether he is lollowed or not by the multitude. For cible in bis delivery, bespeaks tlie truth with out disguise, in the keenest and most incisive language. No ribbons or uniforms are to be seen in the chamber, simplicity prevailing ev erywhere. ^_ MEDICAL. TEH GREAT ENGLISH REMEDY. PROTECTED BY ROYAL LETTERS PATENT .SIR JAMES CLARKE’S Celebrated Female Fills. Prepared from a prescription of SirJ. Clarke, AI,D,t Physician Extraordinary to the Queen. This invaluable medicine is unfailing in the cure ot all those painful and dangerous diseases to which the feubile constitution is subject. At moderates albexcess and removes all obstructions, iroin whatever cause, and a speedy cure may be relied on. TO MARRIED LADIES It is particularly suited. It will,in a time short,bring on the monthly period with regularity. CAUTION. , j . These Pills should not be tauen by Females durmg the FIRST THREE MONTHS qr Pregnancy, as they arc sure to briny on Miscarriage, but at any outer time they are sate. _ . In all cases ol Nervous and Spinal Anections, Pains in the Rack and Limbs, Fatigue on slight exertion, Palpitation of the Heart. Hysterics, and Whites, these Pills will oli'ecta cure when all other meins have failed: and although a powerlul remedy, do not contain iron, calomel, antimony, or anything hurtful to the constitution. r Full directions in tlm pamphlet around each pack age which should bo carefully preserved. SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS. Price $1 per bottle. SPECIAL NOTICE. It is the fate qf every valuable Medicine to be Coun terfeited. Be cauttous, therefore, and see that the let ters “T. tr M., ’ are blown in the bottle, and that each wrapper hears thefac similes of the signatures of I. C. Baldwin If Co., and Job Moses, &r Without which none are genuine. N. B:—$1 00 with eighteen cents lor postage, en clo ed to any authorised Agent, or to the solo General Agent for tho United States and British Dominions, JOB MOSES, 27 Cortlandt St., New York, will ensure a bottle, containing 50 Pills, by return mail, securely sealed from all observation. * LIFE—HEALTH—STRENGTH. LIFE—HEALTH—S rRENGTH. LI PE —HEALTH—STRENGTH. Hundred* aud thousands annually die premature ly, when, ii they would give the Greet French Kem «,T| DR. JUAN DELAWARE’S CELEBRATED SPECIFIC PILLS. Prepared by Oabaxciiebe A DuPowt, No. £1* me Lombard, Paris, Iron, toe proscription ol Dr. Juan Delaitiarre, Chiel Physician to the Hospital du Nord ou Lanboisiere, a lair trial, they would bud immedi ate rellel, and, in a short time, be lully restored to Health <md Strength. It Is used in the praciice ol many ouiment French physicians, with uniform suc cess, and highly recumenued as the only positive and Specijic Itemedu lor all persons suttesing from General or Sexual Debility, all derangement of the Nervous ForccB, Melancholy, Spermatorrluea or Seminal Emissions, all Weaknesses ar ising from Sexual Ex cesses or Youthful Indiscretions, Loss of Muscular Energy, Physical Prostrations, Nervousness, Weak Spine, Lowness of Spirits, Dimness of Vlsl n, Hy sterics, Pains in the Back and Limbs, lmpotency,Ac. No language can convey an adequate idea of the Immediate aud almost miraculous change it produces in the debilitated and shattered system. In lhct, it stands unrivalled as an unfailing cuie of the mala dies above mentioned. Suffer no more, but use The Great French Remedy, it will effect a core where all other* fhil, and. although a powerful remedy, contains nothing burtlUl to the most delicate constitution. Pamphlets, containing full particulars and direc tions for using, in English, French, Spanish and Ger man, accompany each box, and also are eent free to any address when requested. Price One Dollar per box, or six boxes for Fiv Dol lars. Sold by all prugglst* throughout the world; or will be sent by mail, securely Mated from all observation, by inclosing specified price, to any authorized agent. Proprietors’ General Agents for America, OSCAR G. MOSES A CO., £7 Cortlandt St., Raw York. W. F. PHILLIPS A CO.. Portland, Wholesale Agent. Sold at Retail by every Druggist in Maine. June MeodeowSrwly Afap r>E Maosoma.—Ihe prettiest thin*, the “sweetest tiling,'’ and the most or it lor the least ! money. It overcomes the odor or perspiration; soft ens and adds delicacy to the skin; Is a delightful per itirac; allays headache and inhumation, and is a nec essary companion in the sick room, In the nursery and upon the toilet sideboard. It can be obtained everywhere at one dollar per bottle. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. S. T.—18GU.—X.—The amount of Plantation Bit ters sold in one year is something startling. They uonkl till Broadway six feet high from the Park to 4ih street. Drake’s manufactory is one of the insti tutions in New x ork. It is Baid that Drake pointed alf the rocks in the Eastern States with his eah:iiistic “S. T.—186d^JL/’ and then got the old granny legis lators to pass a law “preventing disfiguring the taco of nature,” which gave him a monopoly. We do not know how this is, but wc do know that Plantation Bitters sell as no other article ever did. Tliey are used by all classes of the community, and are death on Dyspepsia-certain. They are very invigorating when languid and week, and a great appetizer.'* Sarsto a prlng Water, sold by all Druggists. “in lilting the kettle from the tire I scalded myself very severely—one hand almost to a crisp. The tor- i tuic was unbearable. * * * The Mexican Mus tang loniineui relieved the pain almost immediately. It healed rapidly and left very little scar. CliAs. Eosteu, 4*0 Broad street, Philadelphia.’* Tins is merely a sample bf wliat the Mustang Lini ment will do. it is invaluabe in all cases ol wounds, swellings, sprains, cuts, bruises, spavins, etc., either upon man or beast. Beware of counterfeits. None is genuine unless wrapped in the steel-plate engravings, bearing Ike signature of bh W. Westbrook, chemist, and the pW vuU stamp of Demis Barnes & Co, New York. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. All who value a valuable head of hair, audits pres ervation from premature baldness and turning grey, will Hot fall to u,m» Lyon’sr celebrated Katharion. li makes Use hair rich, soft and glossy, eradicates dand ruu, and causes the hair to grow with luxuriant beauty. 11 is sold every where. E Thomas Lyon, Chemist, N. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by ail Druggists, "Wbai Did Is? a youngiady returning to her country home alter a sojourn ot'a few months in Hew York, was hardly recognized by her friends In place of a rustic Hushed lace, she hud a soft ruby complex ion of almost marble smoothness, and instead of 23, she really appeared but 17. She told them plainly she used Aagau’s Magnolia Balm, and would not be without it. Any lady can improve her appearance very much by using this article. It can bo ordered of any druggist lor 59 cents Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Hoimstreet's inimitable Hair Coloring has been steadily growing in favor for over twenty years. It acts upon the absorbents at the roots of the hair, and changes to its original color by degrees. All instan taneous dyes deaden and injure the hair. Heim strocts is not a dye but is certain in its results, pro motes its growth, and is a beautiful Hair Dressing, Price 50 cents and $1.00. Sold by all dealers. Saratoga Spring W at or, sold by all Druggists. | Eton's Exteact of PoEE Jamaica Glxoeb— for Indigestion, Nausea, Heartburn, Sick Headache, Cholera Morbus, &e., where a warming, genial stim ulant is required. Its carelUl preparation and entire purity makes it a cheap and reliable article for culi nary purposes. Sold everywhere at 50 cents per bot tle. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. n June 14, '66—eou&wly Lea &; Perrins’ CELEBRATED Worcestershire Sauce l PROHOONCSD BY CoanaiMeara To be Tiae “Only Good Sauce!” And applicable to EVERY VARIETY OF DISH. EXTRACT of a letter from a Medical Gentleman I at Madras, to his ! Brother at Worcester, May, 1851. “Tell Lea & Jar ring that their Sauce isvliighly esteemed in India, and is in my opinion the most pal atable as well as the most wholesome Sauce that is made." The success ot this most delirious and unrivaled condiment haviiqg caused many unprincipled dealers to apply the name to Spurious Compounds, the pub lic is respectfully and earnestly requested to see that die names ot Lea & Perrins are npon the Wrap per, Label, Stopper and Bottle. Manufactured by LEA 3z PERRIJV8, Worcester. John Duncan’s Sons, ocn.Uy'W V0HK- Agents for the United States. ^ HRISTMAS NEW YEAR’S. AS THE HOLIDAYS AUE APPROACHING I*. M. FROST Has s fresh Stock ot Kid Gloves To Offer at Low Prices t 800 Prt. of Wcrld-rea owned Trefontec, a* only' $1,80 500 Pr». of CI«|«hUde, at only 1.00 Ko. 4 X) eerlng1 Block, ' C«I««1 IBM STREET, pec 2SJ—r]*wtl ’ MERCHANDISE. LUMBER f * • All Iduil. of SPRUCE LUMBER, WHOLESALE AND BKTAIL, Frames and Dimension Lumber sawed to order at short notice. Clapboards* Shingles and Laths. PEIUUNS, JACKSON A CO., High Street Whart, 002 Commercial, janfdti__ foot of High afreet, $8. CHEAP COAL! $8. W£ can now oiler nice CHESTNUT COAL at $8.00 per ton, delivered at any part of the city. Also for sale at the lowest market price, Old Co. Lehigh, SUGAR LOAF LEHIGH, Eor FaraacM. For Ranges and Cook Stoves, John’s White Ash, Diamond, Red Ash, which are ftee of all Impurities and very nice. Also Cnmherl.no ! A cargo just landed, fresh njjned, for Blacksmith use. Lehigh Lump, for Foundry Use! •We keep constantly on hand a full assortment ot Choice Family Coal. Those wishing to pur chase large lots will do well to five us a call betbre purchasing. HARD AND SOFT WOOD Delivered at any part of the city at short notice. Randall, McAllister & Co., No, 60 COMMERCIAL ST., oc25dti n Head of Maine Wharf. Choice Muscovado Molasses af\ ) CHtficH MUSCOVADO OU TIEHCER 40 BHJLM. ) MOLASSES for tale by CEO. 8. HUNT, Jan8d3w111 CaiSMwltl Btr— t, Southern Pine Floor Boards, A QUANTITY of superior Southern Pine Floor l\ mg Boards, planed Jointed and thoroughly Ma soned, and ready for use. Also Lathes and long lumber, for aale by E. T. PATTEN, JaSdtf 293 Commercial St. White Pine Lumber t 350.000 KsaarJRt*4rs 1 inch. ' 128 M Dry. 500 M Dry Pine Oats. SO M 3x4 Spruce Joist. 40 M Dry Pine Deck Flank. 1000 M No 1 Extra Cellar shingles. For sals by Q. W. COBS A CO., decl3dlm 272 Commercial Street, Portland,Me. Forge Coal. NOW landing from schr. John Crooker, 3C3 tons prime CUMBEltLAND COAL, fr m the Midland mines. It is fresh miucit, of extra strength, and Jost tlic article for heavy work. — Also the usual variety of Anthincites, viz:— J.Eliiun—Harieigb, L;blgh Nav. Co’s, kneel ton and Sugar Loaf. White Asn—Locust Mountain, Johns’ and Broad Mountniu. Bud Asn—New England Sc. JAMES H. BAKES, ■cpHdtfIUclian Ison’s Whart. Southern Pine. ABOUT 146 M very superior Flooring and Step Boards now landing at Custom House Wharf, and for sale in lots to suit purchasers. Apply to C. M. DAVIS £ CO., 117 Commercial street. Portland, Nov. 21,1866. nov22dtf ---w Coal, Coal, Coal. JUST RECEIVED and tor sale by the undersigned at their Whuff, Cor. franklin Wharf 4 Commercial St, 275 Tons Hazelton Lehigh, BBOKEN AND BOO SIZE. 300 TONS LOCUST MOUNTAIN maa and stove sue. 300 TONS LOBBRY, Free burning and VERT PURE, and all kinds White and Bed Ash Coal. These Coals are of the very best quality, and war anted to give satisfaction. Also, 500 cords ot best quality of HARD aud SOFT WOOD* which we will sell at the very lowest prioe and deliver It to any part ot the city at short notice. |3T"Qive us a call and try us. _ , „ , S. ROUNDS & SON. Jan 15th—dtf Southern Pine Lumber ___ Tj|7E are prepared to execute orders for SOUTH. TV ERN PINE LUMBER, by the cargo, deliver ed with dispatch at any convenient port. RYAN & DAVIS April 17—dtflfll Commercial St. Saint Louis Flour!! CHOICE New Wheat Family Fiour of the most celebrated brands. T. Harrison A Co., Plants. Eagle, Brilliant XXX, Dictator, Traplcal, Ananmlo. Whitmore, FOB SALE BY Churchill, Browns & Manson augTdtf Trinidad Molasses. i Kfk BEIME-QUAUTT TK1NTDAB lOU MOLASSES Ibr Ml* by MUCH, BARKER ft CO., nov23dtf 138 Commercial Street. ITS EFFECT 18 MIR ACULOIIS. The old, the young, the middle aged unite to praise HALL’S VEGETABLE SICILIAN HAIR RENFWER. It is an entirely new scientific discovery, combining many of the most powerful and restorative agents in the vegetable kingdom. We have such confidence in its merits, and are so sure it will do all we claim for it, that we offer $1,000 Reward If the Sicilian Hair Rbnbwbr does not give sat isfaction in all cases when used in strict accord ance with onr instructions. HALL’S Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer has proved itself to he the most perfect preparation for the Hair ever offered to the public. It is a vegetable compound, and contains no injurious properties whatever. It is not a Dye, it strikes at the Roots and fills the glands with new life and coloring matter. XT WILL RESTORE OR AT .BAIR TO ITS ORIGINAL COLOR. It will keep the Bair froma failing out. It cleanse* the Stalp, and snake* tk* Bate SORT, LUSTROUS, ANIt SILKEN IT IS A SPLENDID HAIR-DRESSING I Ho person, old or young should &il to use it It i* reammended and used bp the FIRST MED ICAL AUTHORITY. V Ask for Hall’s Vegetable Sicilian Haul Renewer, and take no other. The Proprietors offer the Sicilian Hair Re neweb to the publia, entirely confidant that it will bring back the hair to its original color, promote Its growth, and in nearly all caaaa where it lias fallen off will restore it unless the person is very aged. R. P. HALL * CO. Proprietor Nashua, N. H. |p- Sold by all Druggists. HANSON dt WINSLOW'S Steam Mills, Iron Foundry,! —and Plough Manaiketory, WE would iuform the public that we are prepar ed to furnish Castings of every description to order at short notice. We now have on hand an as sortment of Window Weights. Sled Shoes and other castings. (gin We are prepared to furalah Castings fbr Rail Road Companies and Ship Builders. Also, Planing, Jointing, Matching and Sawing promptly e j w HANSON, C. C. WINSLOW. 36 Verb SI., Mend of Smith’s Wharf. Jar l_dtr - -■ . ■ •— ■■ ~~ ~ ■—■* Notice to La/nd Holders, MR. O’DUROCHER, itulldcr, Is prepared to take 4- Adding, either by JOB or hy Oti V Can furnish First Cuss workmen <aM material of all description. Residence, AMERICAN HOUSE. S4.»nunv4». ivoc India Street, Portland. August 17th. 18C6__ ’ aug'fd—II To Sent. MISCELLANEOUS. R E 176 T AL . --: — E. T. ElcLen & Co., Will Remove to their New Store I¥o. 5 Free Street, And will Open on Monday, December 10th, A Large Aaeortment of Rich and Low Priced DRESS GOODS. AMONG WHICH MAT BE FOUND Black and Fancy Silks, Thibets—all shades, Plain and Figuarcd Silk Poplins, Ottoman Cloths, Plain, Striped and Figured Wool Poplins at Very Low Prices, Alpaccas, DeLaines, Prints, <£c. A PULL ASSORTMENT OP HOUSEKEEPING GOODS. Shawls, Silk Velvets, Cloths, and Cloaking Goods I One Price and No Variation S Laees, Embroideries, Holier y and, Gloves at Astonishing ly 'Low Prices ! MOURNING GOODS, Of every Description. We shall make a BIG BREAK IN PRICES, and Bargains may be expected! SEWING MACHINES. HT-A FnU Assortment at all times oi the Celebrated GROVER A- BAKER, Manufacturing and Fami ly Sewing Machines, and Machine Findings, at Manufacturers’ Prices. Every Machine Warranted to give satisfaction. E. T. ELDEW & CO., Dec 10—dtf 9 FREE STREET. RET U It TV -OF THE ROYAL, INSURANCE COBLP’Y, Of Liverpool, England, For the Year 1866, nr COMPLIANCE WITH THE STATUTES OP MAINE: 1. State tbs naihc of the Company ? Royal Insurance Company. 2. Where located? Liverpool, Ragland. 8. When Incorporated? 13th June, 1845. A Amount of capital? £2,000,000. Subscribed for, 11,922,300. £ s. d. 6- Amount of capital actually paid In?. 288,845 00 00 «. Number of shares, and par value of each? 06,110 issued to public, £J each paid. 7. Amount of tire risks outstanding? About... . . 102,802,000 00 06 I A Amount of marina risks outstanding? No marine business. 9. Total amount of outstanding risks? 10. Amount of United States stock or treasury notes owned by the Company ? State amount of each kind, end par value and market value of each. Par Value, Market Value, 871.000 United States 6 per cent, stock, 1887.*** ioo*^ **1254 arG' 11 965 09 00 do 6 per cent, stock, 1868. 100 124 12!o81 16 07 do 5 per cent, stock, 1871. 100 97 8,110 06 97 282.000 do 6 per cent, stock, 1874. 100 84 41$20 17 02 26,000 do 6 per cent, stock, 1881... 100 UN 3|i)00 00 1)0 £77 878 00 01 11 Amount of State stock? Sato amount of each kind, and ’ par value and market value of each. None. 12. Amount of bank stock? Sate amount ot each kind, and par value and market value of each. None. 15. Amount of railroad stocks? Sate amount of each kind, and p«r value and market value of each • As per memorandum A attached hereto. 1G8.232 09 02 14. Amount of railroad bonds? Sate amount of each kind, and par value and market value of each. £40,000 Great Western Hallway Bonds... 100 10u 40 425 00 00 16. Cash value ot real eeate owned by the Company?. 185**859 14 ttO 18. Amount of eash on hand, and in Bank of Liverpool?. 30*476 09 10 17. Amount of cash In bands of agents and branches?. SlVl 05 10 18. Amount loaned on mortgage of real estate?. 27*500 00 00 18. Amount loaned on collateral? On Life Policies, with personal and other securities 49*020 09 00 20. Amount loaned without collateral? None. 21. Amount of all other investments? *As i>er memorandum B attached hereto.... f61,740 01 07 22. Amount of all premium notes on rlske terminated? None 28. Amount of borrowed money, specifying collaterals given tor game ? None. .........£1,281,056 18 00 2ft. Amount ot tosses uue ana unpaid. None. 25. Amount of losses claimed ana unpaid? None, 2t>. Amount of losses reported, upon, wh^h the liability of the Com pan v is not determined?....... o . . £20 401 12 02 Included in amount mentioned In reply to question 34. 27. Amount of all other claims against the Company# Unclaimed divi idends.....,. £fi7B nr» on i Duty collected for Government not yet due. .£17 urn; ni nq 1 18,661 0C 09 28. Amount of cash received for premiums on lire risks,. ’ v * 414 733 13 00 M. Amount of cash received for premiums on marine risks? No marine'bittiunm. JO. Amount ot notes received for premium on tire risks? None. 31. Amount of notes received for premiums on marine risks? None 32. Amount of cash received for interest?. .. /. 91 mo 10 rut 33. Amount of income received from ail other sources? Including £55,000 Life Profit * W 145 M 01 £: VSS2& 3“;^ £ Si 36. Amount of dividends paid last year?. ,7 —7 Amount of income tax paid on same?... ‘d,7 S 87. Amount paid for exiienseeot office?-. . 11 717 Ts! m 88. Amount of other expenditures?. ' .’ ini’ii. JS m 39. Amouutrecelved incaah for nre risks not terminated? About. 374’s80 00 nil 49. Amount required to reinsure all outstanding risks? Ahon. . 17.,, XX 41. Amount of premium notes on risks not terminated ? None. ’ 42. Amount of delinquent notes not charged to profit and loss? None 43. Highest rate of interest received? 9 per ceut. 44. Highest rate of Interest paid on money borrowed ? None 46. How many shares of capital stock are pledged to the Company? None 46. Balance to creditof profit and Iosb account? This Is in addition to £118.913 02 10 Heserved Fund, making, together,.213,190 19 03,. M 47. Balanse to debit of profit and loss? None. ... 66,2.1 in 09 «• Uow6JX?“TlSs0f ““ ,t0ck “e owned *>y company, or not snbscrib 49. What amount of tile capital consists of the Stockholders’ notes? None. nMMtuna A Referred to in Reply to Question 13. £9,058 North Union Hallway A Stock.;.loo 218 i £ s d 7.000 South Eastern Railway 41 jier cent, preference stock,, .loo *953 ( 31 9*81 tvi og 780 XAncashire & Yorkshire Railway 6 per cent, stock^T.... 100 { 19.000 Chester A Holyhead Railway Block,.100 ' 24 81« OR 00 10.000 South Rastern Railway 4} p/efer.nS stock,..m m 10x2 10 ou 12.000 Lancaster«Carlisle stock,. 100 217 1 10,362 2,000 Lancaster a Carlisle 4J preference stock,. luo 98 ( 27,069 18 06 ttO £20 shares Uerthyr, Tredegar and Abergavenny Railway,.. 20 21 t 820 10 do do do do do .. 10 ins t 26,520 00 02 28.000 South Eastern Railway 41 per cent, preference stock_100 95! 1 25.000 Birkenhead Railway stock.100 ss} ) 47,0*1 09 08 'Memorandum R Referred to in Reply to Question ill. ^166,232 06 02 Details of Sundry Investments, Bonds, &c. Bonds of Burial Board of Toxteth Park,. vs mi or ni British and Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company,.. Wwo 00 00 Mersey Dock and Harter Board... . 99 99 £100,000 India 4 per cent. Bonde,. . 39°° ®9 66 11.000 Canadian 6 per cent, stock,. ...••••. . fi’JjfS 66 66 2,160 Liverpool Corporation Water Board,. . 1 ns 11 it 4,100 Mersey Docks and Harbor Board Bonds,. 8 hho 12 05 Bonds of Barton-on-Trent Improvement Commisaionerb,. .. 13*302 02 08 Balance ot snndry Loans accounts, secured by various British Railway * stocks ’ aiul shares margin of from 15J to 52 per cent, above amount lsut. . 455 882 02 03 -Ls=—I_ *631,740 01 07 STEPHEN HIGGINSGN, Agent and Attorney, 1 AJSD 3 KILBY STBEET, BOSTON. t&TTh* subscriber has been appointed Agent of the above Company for this City, and is prepared and tally authorized to take risks on Buildings and Merchandise against loss or damage by FIRE. The Company, as will be seen by the published Statement, has large means, and is entirely reliable and losses under Policies issued here, will be adjusted liberally and paid promptly. Apply to NATHANIEL F. PEERING, Agent, Portland tannarv 1 ISfiT OFFICE KTO. 19 FREE STREET. Portland, January^, 1867._ _ Jan2d3w BAIT STATE LUMBER I> K P O , Office, No. 441 Tremont St., Boston. THE undersigned have established in connection with theirwell-known “Bat State Moulding Majot wJ!rf51an8iI0 yariior 2*® Purchase and sale of Lumber, giving especial attention to SEASON At# HA HD WOODS and now oiler tor sale a large and well-selected Stock of ou Black Walnut, Cedar, Cherry, Oa7>, Ash, Maple, Sycamore, Chestnut, Butternut, Whitewood, <&e. In Boards, Plank. Joist, 4c., to which they respectfully Invite the attention of purchasers. Sf****' ^ Sheathing, 4c. Spruce Floor Sir &<^ltlu tor supplying the wanu of Bnllders are unsurpassed, and parties at a distance orderine bv , by giving reliable reference, am depend upon having their orders tilled id a sattetaito^ nmnnei-thS saving the time and expense of a visit to the city. * tuuu

&' Rosewood Veneers, Slabs and Logs of any desired quality, at less than New Tort nrlees Price UatofMouldings; Lumber, ltoors, Brackets, 4c. tUrniihal on appUcauIn P Address orders and communications to JOSEPH F. PAUL, & CO. Nov 2>—eodam_ - Another Change of Base l Back to the old Middle St. Stand ! Boots, Shoes and Rubbers —AT— OLD TIME PRICES!! G. M. ELDER Begs leave to inform his friends, customers and the public generally that having rebuilt his store at H0. 93 MIDDLE STBEET, is now prepared to sell at prices lower than the low est all qualities and descriptions of Boots, Shoes, Rubbers, &r. Repairing done as heretofore, and all description ot work manulSctured to order. nonHdtt Philadelphia Oak Tanned Leather FIRE HOSES Military, Masonic and Firemen’s EQUIPMENTS ! Messrs. John L. Shaw & Co., after having been burned out of Federal street, July 4th, haye resumed business in the room over the store of J. 1EWKSBURY St CO., CORNER OR UW AM® FORK STREETS, OPPOSITE THE NEW CITY MARKET. Having prepared a stock of Oak tanned Leather in ^hUadelpbla, they an now ready to execute all or Philadeljthla Oak Tanned Leather Fire Engine Hose, Double and single riveted, and of all sires, as used on Btaam Fire Engines, Hand Engines, Steamboats and Force Pumps. Cities, Tarwvae and Corporations can be supplied with a strong and durable Hose, war ranted Viuai to any made eisdwhere, and on as rea ftnable terms. N. B.—Fire Backets, Spanner Belts, Flexible Pipes, Knapsacks, Cafcrtdge Boxes. Pistol Holsters, Ac., made to erdsr. Couplings. Pipes and Nosvsls ftuaiabed and Bote repaired. novi7d2m I A. X >. 1 S P O O L, C OTTON I 7 CENTS A SPOOL l .fc<I'-j VMJU - AT - DAVIS St CO.’S. fr"1_ dd Oat Meal and_ Buckwheat! bbls. superior }p:w oat meal. JO Barrels Southern Buckwheat. Just received and tor sale by CHASE BBCTHBRS, Pcc»,1866.-T,T&S?w:BCI‘d Store to Liet. THE GOTHIC STORE on Congress Street, op .?°8!i,£ Burect- 11 liB “ one of the best tor the «.roct-ry Bu.inrm in tho City, having had a large trade tor the nast ten years. ,APP|y to s. % CARLETON, jan 1 dedd__A Market Square. A FULL SUFFLY Boy’s* AT TBS New England Clothing Com., Va Market Mquarc. ac8d3m_E. LEVIEN & CO. Th© Gothic Furnace! TJ'O^ Wood or Coal is the most powerful furnace in JL use, and has the most radiating surface. Judge Bollock of the U. S. District Court for .Rhode Island ^ttvs “1 have used your furnace No. 10 Vwo winters: it is simple in construction. 1 am enti rely satisfied with it and deem it preferable to any hob air ftarnace I hare seen *1. ntftr. . A circular MISCELLANEOUS FABUI ARTP F BITIT LANB»,in a mild and healthful climate. Thirty miles south ot Phil adelphia, by Railroad, in New Jcraev, on the same line of latitude as Baltimore, Md. The soil is rich aud productive, varying from a clay to a sandy loam. suitable tor Wheat, Grafs, 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, Pears Ac., produce immense prol i s, Vineland is already one of the most beautiful places in the United States. The entire territory, consisting of titty s<jnaro miles of laud, is laid out upon a general system or improvements. The land Is only sold to actual settlers with provision tor public adornment. The place on account of its great beauty, as well as other advantages, has become the resort of people of taste. It has Increased five thousand people within tlrj past three years. Churches. Stores, Schools, Academies, Societies ot Arl and Learning, aud other elements of refinement and culture have been introduced. Hundreds ot people are constantly settling. Hundreds of new houses are being con structed. Price of Farm Laud, twenty acre lots aud upwards, $25 per acre, Five and ten acre and Vil lage lots for sate. Fruits and Vegetables ripen earlier in this district than in any othor 1 cality, north of Norfolk, Va.Im proved places tor sale Openings tor all kinds ot business, Lumber Yards, Mauuiacfcories, Foundries, Stores and the like; anu Steam Power with room can be rented. For persons who desire mild winters, a healthful climate, and a good soil, in a country beautilully im prov d. abounding in truits, and possessing all other social privileges, in the heart of civilization, it is worthy ol a visit. Letters answered, and the Vineland Rural a papei giving Ml information, and containing reports ot So lon Kobnsun, sent to applicants. Address CHAR K. LANDIS, Vineland P. O., Landis Township, New Jersey. From Report ot Solon Robinson, Agricultural Edi tor ol the Tribune; “It is one of the most extensive fertile tracts, in an almost level position and suitable condition tor pleasant forming that we know of this side of the Western Prairies.’* septir.d<fcw6m 37 Please Bead this Attentively! [Prize Egg Beater! PATENT JIRT ISSUED. THIS EGG BEATER is made ol Steel wire tolled dat, to give it a sharp edge. The wire Is spring temper, > eing tempered with oil. This gives tough ness and elasticity to the Beater, and case 10 the op erator. The shank Is tinned together solid, and the whole Is thoroughly made, and will not wear out or break, with any fair usage. The elastic loops readily accommodate themselves to any diah. The subscriber haring purchased the patent right of Maine to this great Invention, offers the State tor sale by Comities, and asks immediate attention to it. W. A. HAND. To he seen at Investor’s Exchange. dec ltalm FIMITIBE — —AT— REDUCED PRICES FOR THE NEXT SIXTY DAYS The undersigned will Bell from their EXTENSIVE STOCK Furniture GREATLY REDUCED RATES -FOB CASH. George T. Burroughs & Co. oet!2dtf_^_ NEW FIRM I ROBINSON KNIGHT I CLOTHING! \ _ Wo have taken the store 288 CONGRESS STREET, (Oppeaite the Preble Home) Wheie we bare a new Mack of CLOTHING —AND— FURNISHING GOODS I The stock embraces FINE, MEDIUM and LOW PRICED CLOTHING, made up in the most tashion able style. A largo assortment of the newest styles of GENTS* FURNISHING GOODS is now on hand. dec8 dtf J, & C. J. BARBOUR, Manufacturers and Retailers of Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, ME. Ladies’ and Mieses’ Serge and Calf Bonis. Men’s Fine Calf and Thick Boots. Boys’, Youths’ and Children’s Boots and Shoes. Bnbher Boots nud Shoes of all kinds. OAK AND HEMLOCK BELTING. LACE LEATHER. MOLASSES DONE, ENGINE BOSE RUBBER BELTING, RUBBER PACKING. Bnbher Clothing, Bnbher Hose. JOHX BABBOUB. 0. J. BABBOrB. E. B. BAKBOUB. nov.U dtl Great Fall in Furs ! FROM AN ASSIGNEE’S SALE of new and elegant Furs in Boston, BOUGHT FOB CASH, AM can bo sold CHEAPER than at any other store. Hudson Bay and American Sable! Nice Grey Squirrel Setts, $13.00, former price $16.00. Silk Velvet Hoods,Beaver trimmed, FOB $4.06, and other Goods In proportion. , SHAW BROTHERS, OPPOSITE PBEBLE HOUSE. dcc22 dtf Paints, Oils1 Varnishes, &c. FICKETT & GRAY OFFPR FOR SALE AT THEIR STORE, No. 187 Fore Street, WHITE LEAD, Foreign and American Zinc, Lin* seed Oil, Coach, Furniture and Florence Var nishes. Japan, Spirits Turpentine, French Yellow, Venetian ltod. and a ftill assotment of Paint Stock of every description, Window Glass, Sheet Lead, and Lead Pipe. Agents for Gardner’s celebrated Copper Paint for vessels’ bottoms. All orders for Painting executed at short notice and satisfactorily. January 1.1867. dtf GENTLEMEN WISHING Clothing Cleansed l AND REPAIRED, Cannot find a place where it can be done more to their satisfaction than at No. 20 Temple Street, Second Door from Congress st. fi^’Every Garment will receive prompt and faith faHutention. Ladies’ Sacques I CLEANSED IN FIRST CLASS STYLE! 13?" Give me a trial and I will endeavor to please. CHABE.ES II. nAHOYEY. ECONOMY AND COMFORT. KEEP OUT THE Cold, Rain, Wind and Dust I And prevent the rattle of Sashes with BRADSTREET’S Improved Rubber Moulding UT>OM YOUR DOORS AND WINDOWS. Will save 50 per cent, in Fuel, ami last a life time. Simple, Cheap and Durable. Tbe best Weatherstrip Invented. Examine Testimonials and Specimens at the Real Estate A gone, of W. H. JEKRIS, at Horse Railroad office, opposite Treble House. C. E. BARNES, Agent, fly Agents Wanted. _decMdlm* “Short Dresses.” LADIES will find the most convenient and ex peditious wav of malting Walking Dresses is to have a “SKIRT LIFTER” adjusted to Die Hoop Skirt. MRS. L. C. PENNELL, Jan t dtt ___44 Brown Street. Sfotioe. THE undersigned^ having purchased the Bakery, &c,, of Mr. R. Kent, will continue the BAKING BUSINESS AT THE OLD STAND, NO. 10T FORK, COR. VINE STREET, Where we shall be iiaapy to sec our old customers, and as many new ones as mav iavor ,i4 with their pat ronage. PEARSON & SMITH. October 1,1866. dtf The subscriber having disposed ol his Bakery to Messrs: Pearson & Smith, would cheerfully recom mend them to his former patrons, being assured that, from tlieir well known reputation, they will continue the business acceptably. , „ And lie wUl take this opportunity to gratefully ac knowledge the many ihvors bestowed upon him by his patrons ior many years. REUBEN KENT. October 1, 1886. dtf MEDICAL. DR. J. B. HUGHES PAN BE FOUND AT HIS PRIVATE MEDICAL ROOMS, I Xo. 14 Preble Street, Near the Preble IIoum**, TX7HEUE he can be consulted privately, and with | tiniira ?SSi uttnoHt contidenco by the affiicted, at hi.ririy,',a,‘'1 ttam « A. M. t. 9 T. M. flS*®*til0b<J who are suffering under tlie alnicti >u ot i rivalo diseases, whether arising from i SrSteSSJRefiibjs1 Devoting his entire time to that particular branch ot the mcihcal prolesslon, he R»l, {variant*.! In Su in' , ANTEEING A CUBE in all Cases, whether of long | standing or rec ently cuntrocusd,entirely removing the dregs of disease from the system, and making a Dor feet and perma-neni cube. l He would call the attention of the afflicted to the ' Net of hi» long-standing aud well-earnad reputation furnishiug sudicient assurance of liis skill and suc cess. Caution to the Public. Every intelligent aud thinking person must know that remedies handed out lor general use should have their efficacy established by well tested experience in the hands of a regularly educated physician, whose preparatory studies tit him for all the duties he must raliil; yet the‘country is flooded with poor nostrums . and cure-alls, puri»orting to Ikj the lx?st in the world, which are not only useless, but alwavs injurious. The unfortunate should be particular in selecting his physician, as it is a lamentable yet incontroverti ble fact, that many syphilitic patients arc made mis erable with ruined constitutions by maltreatment from inexperienced physicians in general practice, tor It is a point generally conceded by the best svpUilogra plien, tluit the study and management of those come plaints should engross the whole time of those who would be competent and successlUl in their treat ment and cure. The inexperianced general practi tioner. having neither opportunity nor tirnu to mak liiuiseif acquainted with their pathology, conimonly pursues one system of treatment, in most cases rank- i ing an indiscriminate use of that antiquated aud dan gerous weapon, the Mercury. Have Confidence. All who have committed an excess of any kind, I whether It be the solitary vice of youth, t>r the sting- , ing rebuke of misplaced confidence in maturer years, REEK FOR AM ANTIDOTE IN SEASON. The Pains and Aches, and lsa&dtude and Nervous Prostration that may follow impure Coition, are the Barometer to the whole system. Do not wait for the consummation that is auro to fol low: do not wait for Unsightly Ulcers, lor Disabled Limbs, for Loss of Beauty and Complexion. Hoar Many Thousand* Can Temiff to HQkis b^lTnhappy Experience! Young men troubled with emissions in sleep,—a complaint generally the result of a bad habit in youth.—treated scientifically and a perfect cure war ranted or no charge made. Hardly a day passes but we are consulted by one or more young men with the above disease, some of whom are as weak and emaciated as though they hail the consumption, and by their friends are supposed to have it. All such cases yield to the proper and onlv correct course of treatment, and in a short time are made to rejoice in perfect health. Middle-Aged Men. There are many men of the age of thirty who are troubled with too iVoq mint evacuations from the blad der, olton accompanied by a slight smarting or burn ing sensation, and weakening die system In a man ner the patient cannot account for. On examining die urinary deposits a ropy sediment will olten he found, and sometimes small particles of semen or al bumen will appear, or the color will be of a thiu nulk ish hue. again changing to a dark and turbid appear ance. There aro many men who die of thi» difficulty, ignorant of the cause, which Is the SECOND STACIE OF SEMINAL WEAKNESS. I can warrant a perfect cure m such cases, and a full and healthy restoration of die urinary organs. Persons who cannot personally consult the Dr., can do so by writing, in a plain manner, a descrip tion of their diseases, and the appropriate remedies will be forwarded Immediately. All correspondence strictly confidential, and will be returned, if desired. Address: DR. J. B. HUGHE*, No. 14 Preble Street, Next door to the Jbreble House, Portland, Me. tST" Send a Stamp for Circular. Electic Medical Infirmary, TO THE IiAOlES. DIt. HUGHES particularly Invite, all Ladles, who need a medical adviser, to call at his rooms, No. It Preble Street, which they will lln<l arranged for their especial accommodation. Dr. H.’s Electic lienovating Medicines are unrival led in othcacy and superior virtue in regulating all Female Irregularities, Their action is specific and certain of producing relief In a short time. . LADIES will find it Invaluable in all cases of ob structions after all other remedies have been tried in vain. It is purely vegetable, containing nothing in the least Injurious to tlie health, and may be taken with perfect safety at all times. Sent to any part of thecountrv, with fell ilirectious, by addressing DK. HUGHES, No. 14 Preble Street, Portland. N.-S.—Ladies desiring may consult one of their own sex. A lady of experience in constant attend ance. janl.lMSdJtw. cherokeeT pills7 ^ Or Female Regulator, Cure suppressed, Axcemve <ma Painful Menstruation. Green Sickness, Jienoua and*8pinal Af fections, Pains in the Back, Headache. Giddiness; and all dis eases that spring from irregularity, by removing the cause and all the effects that arise from it. They are perfectly safe in all cases, «a> Scept tchen forbidden by direc tions, and are easy to administer as they arc nicely suaar coated. They should be In the hands of •very Maiden, Wife, and Mother in the land. r Ladles can address us in perfect ’ confidence, and state their com plaints in run, m we treat an female complaints. an«i prepare Medicines suitable for all diseases to which tney are subject—Thirty-two page pamphlet, in a sealed enrolope, free. The Cherokee Pills are sold by all druggists at $1 per box, or six boxes for $5; or they are sent by mail, free of postage, In an ordinary letter, free from observation, by addressing tha sole proprietor, Dr. W. B. MERWIN, 37 Walker St., N. T. I N. B.—Cherokee Pjlln Nq, 2 are prepared for Mpecial cane, wHen milder medicines fail; these are sent by mail, free of postage, on receipt of $St | the price of tacii boas. Dh. WRIGHT’S REJUVENATING ELIXIR, Or, essence of lAft, uures utntraL irtouuy went* w>w, IlysteAc* in Female*. Palpitation of the Ileart ana aU Xervfm* Di*ea*e*. It re stores new Ufe and vigor to the aged, causing the hot blood ot m I'tc rnrru* iw. youtn to course me veins, rea InnSS wUh J?r,nK Morgan* qf Genera new life '—so does tlffn- removing Impotency and this Elixir rejuven Debility restoring Manlint* ate the eyetem and ana full ngor, Urns proving a overcome diiease. perfect “Eliwir of Love” re moving Sterility ana Barrenness la both sexes. To the young, middle-aged, nnd aged, there is no greater boou than this “ Kllxir of Life." It gives a new lease of life, causing the weak and debilitated to have renewed strength and vigor. Fnce, one bottle |2; throe bottle* $5; sent by express to any address. Our medicines are sold and recommended by all respectable druggists io every part of the civilized globe ■, some unprincipled dealers, however, try to deceive their customers by selling cheap and worth less compounds in order to make money. Be not deceived—ask for these medicines and take no others. If the druggist does not keep them, write to us, and we will send them byexpresa, carefully packed, free from observation. We will be pleased to receive letters with full statements in regard to any disease with whtch ladles or gentlemen are afflict* ’ ' Address all letters Ibr medicines, i>»u>ph j«M»or advice, to the sole proprietor Or. W. B. HEBWIir, 37 Walker ei, H. 7. MEDICAL ELECTIiiciff DR. W. N. DEWING, Miedical Electrician 174 MIDDLE STREET, Nearly Opposite the United Slate* Hale) WHERE lie would respectlully announce to citizens ot Portland and vicinity, that he a permanently located In this city. During the three yeara we have been in this city, we have cured some ot the worst tohius of disease in persons who have tried other forms ol treatment in vain, and curint patients in so short a tiiue that the (.action Is often asked, do they stay cured? To answer thie auestioi we will say that all that do not stay cored, we doctor the second time without charge. Dr. D. has been a practical Electrician lor twenty one years, and Is also a regular graduated uhvsiclati Electricity is penectly adapted to chronic diseases is the forai of nervous or sick headache; neuralgia 11 the h&d, neck, or extremities; consumption whet In the acute stages or where the lungs are not lull) involved; acute or chronic rheumatism, scrofula, In,, disease*, white swellings, spinal diseases, curvature of the spine, contracted muscles, distorted limbs, palsy or paralysis, St. Vitas’ Dance, deafness stam mering or hesitancy ol speech, dyspepsia, indiges tion, constipation and liver complaint, piles—we cure every case that can be presented; asthma, bronchi tis, strictnres m the chest, and all forms of lemale complaints. By Electricity The Rheamatlc. the gouty, the lame and the lazy leap with joy, and move with the agility and elastic ity of youth; the heated brain is cooled; the frost bitten limbs restored, tho uncouth deformities re moved; faintness converted to vigor, weakness to sorengili: the blind made to see, the deal to hear and the palsied form to move upright; the blemishes 01 youth are obliterated; the accidents of mature iiie prevented; the calamities ot old age obviated and an active circulation maintained. LA D I E S Who have cold lumas and lect; weak stomachs, lam and weak backs; nervous and sick headache; dizzi ness and swimming in the head, with indigestion and constipation of the bowels: pain in the side and bock; leucorrhoea, (or whites); tailing of the womb with in ternal cancers; tumors, polypus, and all that long train of diseases will find in Electricity a sun* meant1 of cure. For paiutnl menstruation, too raOtiist menstruation. and all ot those long line of troubTfe* with young ladies, Electricity is a certain specific, and will, ih a short time, restore the sufferer to the vigor of health. TEETH 1 TEETH! TEETH 1 Dr. D. still continue* to Extract Teeth by Elec tricity without pain. Persons having decayed teeth or stomps they wish to have removed for reset ting he would give a polite invitation to call. Superior Electro Magnetic Ma-junes tor salt for family use, with thorough instructions. Dr. D. can accommodate u lew patients with board end treatment at his house. Office hours from 8 o’clock A. M. to U M.; trom 1 I to 0 P. M-, and 7 to 9 in the evening. Consultation free. novltt IMPORTANT to LUMBEUMEX -AND Owners of Hemlock Lands! THE AMERICAN PATENTED IMPROVEMENT TANNING COMPANY, of New York, own the exclusive right iu the United States tor the manufac ture of an imperishable “EXTRACT” from Hemlock J Bark for tanning purposes. The Bark Extract is now extensively used among Tanners* and the de mand lor it rapidly increasing. It commands a ready i sale in the Boston, New York and Philadelphia mar I kets, at sixty cents per gallon. The appliances for i manufacturing are simple and not expensive, costing 1 but little more than the ordinary leaches used byTan : non. By this process, Ik cords ot Bark may he re duced so ns 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 ranee from six to right dollar* per cord, so that any one who may got out but three humlred i cords of bark pej* year, may gave from two thousand i to twenty-fivenundred doirars in the difference in freight. The Company does not propose to sell Territorial rights, but will grant exclusive privilege to manufac ture in certain localities, charging a small royalty pet gallon on the amount manufactured. Ilie Company will send competent men to superin tend the construction of the works, where panics de sire to enter into the business, aud to instruct in the manufacture 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 fifty cents per gallon, delivered in Boston or New York. Parties in Maine desiring further information a* to terms. «SC'c., may call upon or address CHARI Jj£ HALE, General Agent lor Maine, 24 Maine street *3®sr ■’■“"'ttnasawar bailhoaus. Montreal Ocean Steamship Co. ('AKKVINli 'nil: CANADIAN AND UNITED STATES MAILS. Hooked lo Lop«loifory uud Liverpool* ICtTuru Ticket* Krouted 01 Kedueeil Knit—. The Steamship Hibernian, Captain Dutton, will sail from this port lor Liverpool, SATURDAY, l^th January, 1887, iinuicdbdcly alter the arrival of tbfe train of the previous day from Montreal, to bo iollow ed by the Belgian on the 19th of .January. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, cabin, (ac cording to accommodation) $70 to $80. Steerage, $20. Parnbio in Gold or its equivalent. C iT 'For Freight or passage ai*ply to if. & A. aLLa.'i, No. 3 India *>t. Portland, Nov. 20, I860. jan7dtd GRAND TRUNK KAlLViiirT Ot Canada. -Alteration of Trains. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. EaSEc.n "a ana after Monday, Nor. 12,1468, 4HBS—SBfetraimi will ran as follows:— Train l«<r South Parts and Ixwiiton, at 7,40 A. M. Mail Traill for WutervUle, Bangor, ti Viliam, lMand Pond, Montreal aud Quebec at l. 10 p. M. This train connects with Express tiaiu ibr 'loron to. Detroit and Chicago. Sleeping ears attached Hoiu Island I'oiid to Quebec and.Moutieul. Train lor South Paris at 5.uj P. M. No baggage ran l*e received or checked alter the time above stated. Trains will arrive as follows:— From So. Paris, Lewiston and Auburn, at 8.10 \ gi From Montreal, Quebec, &c., - - 1.45 p. m The Company are not responsible for baggage to any amount exceeding 5>&o In value (and that person al) unless notice is given, and paid for at tho rate of one passenger for every *500 additional value. C. J. li U i JJhLS, Managing L/trcctor, II. BULL Y, Local Superintendent. Portland, Nov. 2,180(i. dtf PORTLAND*JROCHLSTEHR.R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. I Tffffi"lT:7fr8Tl On ami after Monday, Dec. 17, 1bC6, trains will run tu* follow*: Passenger train* lcavo storo River lor Portland at 5.30 and 0.00 A. 31., and S.4U P. M. Leave Portland lor Saco River 7.13 A. M., 2.0 anti G.43 P. M. Freight trains with rassenter o..r attached will leave Sato River tor Portland. 0.50 A. M. Louvu Portland tor Saco River 12.13 P. 31. UT~~bb»ge. connect at uorhum tur West Gorham, Standish, atcep Fails. Baldwin, Denmark, bebago, Bridgtou, Lovell, Hiram, Brownfield, Fryebuig, Conway, Bartlett, Jackson Liuimgtou, Cornish,Por ter, Freedom, Modisun, aud Eaton, IS’. H. At Buxtoa Center for West Buxton, Bonny gEagle, South Limuigtou. Lunington, Lnaorick, N« rwtela, ParBonalleid aud O&ujnsts At Saecaraupa for bouth Windham, Windham Hill and North Windham, ilaiiy iiy order ol iliol’roaident. Portland, Dec. 11, dtl SPECIAL NOTICE. OWING to the breaking of a Driver on tho Engine “Wuatbruok," the regular freight train on tho Portland and Kochoaior It. It. will be diseouilnuod tor a tew days. dcdOotf P0fiTU*"DAK£SiEB£CTC WINTER ARRANGEMENT, CemmeuciNg Monday, IVor. lJih, 1SCG. I 33 Passenger Tr i ins leave Portland dally ■ — ■_A* at l.oo p M., for Bath, Augusta, Wat urvuic, iuiaii’s .Mills,bkowhegan, and intermediate Stations,(connecting at Brunswick with Androscog SuR.R., for Lewiston and Farmington, and at endair* Mills with Alolne Central K.JbL) lor Bangor and intermediate stations. Fares as low by this route as any other. Leave Portland for Bath, Lewiston, Augusta and intermediate stations on Saturday only at 7.45 P. M. Mixed Train leave** Portiandjor Brunswick and in termediate stations daily, except Saturday, at 5.30 P. M. Freight Train, with passenger car attached, will leave Portland lor Skowhegan and inte mediate sta tions every morning at 7 o’clock. Trains from Brunswick and Lewiston are due at Portland at 9.2o A M., and from bkowhegan and Farmington and ail imcimedinte stations at 2.00 P, M. to connect with trains for Bo don. Stages for Rockland Conner t at Ba k; and fny Bel fast at Augusta, leaving daily oj: arr.valot train from Boston, leaving at 7.30 A. M.; and »or Solon, Anson, NocrtdgcWoek, Athens and Moose Head Lake at Skowbegan, and for China, East aud North Vassal boro* at Va^salboro*: for Unity at Kendall’s Mill’s, and for Canaan at Plsnon’s Feny. W. HATCH* Superintendent. Augusta, Oct. 27,1306. nov!2dti MAINE CENTRAL R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, raBfflg“g?r! On and alter Mon day,November 12th, Mftr^TitXOurrenr, iioius will l*a\o Poitlaml fyr Bangor and all intermedia)o statu n on this lino, at 1.10 P. M. daily. For Lew iaton and A ubura only, at 7.40 A.M. laT'Frtight trains for Waterrillaand all Interme diate stations, leave Poiiland at 8.2-r> A. M, Tram irom Bangor is due at Portland at 1.13 P, M, In eeaso n tor onuect with train for Bo-, ion. From Lewiston and Auburn ouly, at m.10 A. M EDWIN NOVES, sunt. Nov. 1, I860 DoodtJ PORTLAND SACO i PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Caaneudng Meaday, N.f. I'hk, lftiitf. Mj~a Passenger Trains leave Portland for ' ggyBoofun at 8.10 A. 11.. aud r.tt) P. M. Leave Boston tor Portland at 7.30 A. and, 2.30 P. M. * A Mechasic’s a-d Laborer's Train will leavs Biddeiord dally. Sundays excepted, at 0 A. 11., and Saco at 0.08, arriving in Portland at ti. In. Hetnrnlng, will leave Portland idr Saco arid Bid delord and imeimediate station, at 6.30 p. u. A special freight train, with passenger car attach ed, will leavo 1'orLlanu at 7.10 A. It. lor Saco and Biddeford, and returning, leave Biddeiord at 8.30 and Saco at 8 40 A. M. FRANCIS CHASE, Sept. Porlland, Oct 29, 1866. uot^t To Tra velers ! _ Through Tickets irom Portland j To all Points West & South, VIA THE New York Central. Erie & Lake .shore. And Pennsylvania Central Railroads, Per Hair at the I, a nest rales at the Went I era Hallway Ticket OIHrc,—LAN CAST Lit I HALL BC ILL)IN(i, Mauke t SyLAl.i IF. D. LITTLE d) CO., Clcueral Ticket Ageuti. Passage Tickets tor California, via steamsrs from New Vi.rK on the 1st, lltb, uinl 21st of eaoli I month lur sale at this onice,as hereto!, »re. Uc2&i&wtt STJUA.'IIKS, FARE REDUCED TO ROsToN. — Hummer A r rutty e mint l Until lartber notice the Steamers of the Portland Steam Packet Co. i wilj run as loilows;— Leave Atlantic Wharf for Boston. ' CT«ry evening, (except Sunday) at 7 o clock. Leuve Boston the same days at 5 P. M. i Cabiutare,. ._. $li>0 gjgfcv. ... l.oo lelT* Package tickets to be had of the Agents at re duced rales. Freight taken as usual. mx , soon , I*. BILLINGS, Agent. May ?2nd,lS0€—dtl * ; International Steamship Oo. Eastport, Calais nud St. John. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. ONE TRIP PER WEEK. On anil after Monday, December Kill, the steamer NEW BRUNS WICK, Capt. E. B. WINCHES TER, will leave ltail Road Whartl —- toot of Stale St., every MONDAY, at 5 o clock I*. M for Eastport and St. John. RETURNING, will h ave St. John every THURS DAY, at 8 o’clock A. M. At Kaslport Stage Coaches will connect tor Ma chias. At St John the E. & N. A. Railway will conneet lor Shediac. BfErelghf received on days of sailing until 4 o’clk. P. M. C (’ FATON dec2Q.ittt~_' Agent PORTLAND AND NEW YORK STEAMSHIP COMPANY. S E M 1-W F, E K L, Y LINE. The splendid and last Steam ships DlKltiO, Capt. U. Sup b* woon, and ERANCON1A, Capt. ’W. W. NKFRWOOlr, Mill, until I - further notice, run as follows: Leave Brow ’» Wharf,Portland.every WEDNES DAY and SATURDAY, at 4 P. M., and leave Pier 88 kl<t River, New York, everv WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY, at i o’clock P. &i. , These vessels are lit ed up with Hue accommoda I tlom> lor pnsaengei s, making thi. the must Speedy i sale and eoraioUablu route lor travellers boiwe/i! New York and Maine. Pesva-e In state Re™ ? *6.00 cabin passage *5.00. Meals extra. T *’>' 'H? ,ine to nud treat Aon St. Jo n b®C’ Kalh’ Augusta, Eastpmtand Shippers are requested to vend tlretr IVeighi to the &e’«t“nd y 8,3 PMon ““ ****** or apply to , ■MIRV A: FOX, Brown’s Wharf, Portland. «L F. AMES, Pic. 38 East River. May 28, I**#. dtl HOTELS. UNITED STATES" HOTEL, POJiTLA Mi. MAINU, THo subscriber, recently Proprietor of die COM MERCIAf, IIOCSE, (wliii I, was destine cd in the great lire.) legs lo announce to liis old rations ami the public tint he has leased the ahovo hotel aud will open for the accommodation of the public "encr. ally, on Saturday A ugust 11. Tliauhtu to hi* old customers for jnet patronaze he would solicit a continuance ot the same * ' TERMS FAVORABLE. augM-fim__N. ,J. DAVIS Card. METROPOLITAN 110TEI.. Washmgeon, D. C. on account ot the l educed price ot" provisions, Iho rata of hoard at tlda Hotel will bo Foci: Dollar t per day from date. POTTS & SHELIET January 1,15CT. Ja8dlm OIL and CAUDLES. LARD, SPERM AND WHALE OIL, OLIVE, ELAINE AND RED OIL, KEROSENE AND MACHINERY OIL, SPERM it ADAMANTINE CANDLES, & SOAP, For tale by BRADSHAW dk PATCH, »“g 9-&a Nd. 7 Central TVbarl, Potto*