Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 12, 1867, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 12, 1867 Page 4
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1’oetr.y • * A form by Thackeray. The last number of the Cornhill Magazine contains the following poem by Thackeray originally writlan in a lady's album: AIRS. KATHERINE'S LANTERN. (W BIf TICK by W. M. THACKEE AY IS A*LaUY’j Album.) "Coining from a gloomy court, Place of Israelite resort, Tlus okl lamp I’ve brought with me. Madaui, on its panes you'll see The initials K. and E." "An old brought to mo? Ugly, dingy, battered, black!" (Here a lady I suppose Turning up a pretty nose)— "Pray, sir, take the old thing back. I’ve no taste fur oneabrac." "Please to mark the letters t wain" (I’m supposed t<> speak again) "Graven on the lantern pane. Can you tell me who was she, Mistress of the flowery wreath, And the anagram beneath— Tin mysterious R E.. "Full a hundred years are gone Since the little beacon shone From a Venice balcony: There, on summer nights It hung, And her lovers came and sung To their beautiful li. E. "llusli! in the canal below Don’t you hear the plash of oars Underneath the lantern’s plow, And tt thrilling voice begins To the sound of mandolins? Hcgins singing of tmiore And delire and dolose— O, the ravisiting tenure! "Lady, do you know the tune? Ah, we all of ua have hummed it! I’ve an old guitar lias tliipmmed it Under many a changing moon. Shall I try It? Do EG MI * * What is this? Ma loi, the fart is That my hand is out of practice, Aud my i>oor old liddle cracked is, And a man—1 let the truth out— Who’s had almost every tooth out, Cannot sing as once he sung, When ho was young as yon are young, When he was young and lutes were strung, And love-lamps in the casement hung.” IMrnkUte >u Uoiuwlir AuimaU. There are persons who regard it as a weak ness, in man or woman, to take pleasure ir their domestic animals. In some, perhaps, ii is such. We think we know individuals wh< have a stronger affinity to brutal natures tliai to their own species. Mr. A. loves his dog more than he does his neighbor, and Mrs. 11 preiers tire companionship ot her cat to that of the most refined lady in town, llut such are extreme eases ; and it is not with thest that we have to do in our present writing The domestic animals are given for the use— almost for the society—ol human beings. Wbj does the dog lorsake his own species, always prelerring the seeiety of his master, unless it be that God made him for the companionship of man? “The ass kuoweth his owner, am the ox his master's crib.” Many a human lift has been saved by a dog, even at the peril o its own. The horse is not only a sagacious creature, but by long acquaintance and kini treatment becomes attached to his keeper. The mau who would abuse a faithful horse or the woman who would starve a generous cow has disobeyed the laws of Him who made them both, and deserves not to own or b< served by either. We know men who becomi very strongly attached to a kind and obedien horse, which they have long owned, and win consider him almost as a member of the fain ily, setting a value upon him more sacred thai that which is measured by dollars and cents We recollect a case, of a remarkably intelli gent, willing and servicable horse, owned by i practising physician, who had been carried b; him many a dark and stormy night to his pa tients, over bad roads and amidst much haz ard. with expedition and safety' On the road be trusted him; in the stable he petted him For years the attachment was mutual, am grew stronger and stronger. One day “Char ley” was taken sick. The next rnomiug, a: we passed the doctor’s stable, we heard tin sound of some person taking on as in greal trouble. We opened the door, and there stood the humane doctor over the now dead bodj of his favorite 3teed crying outright, like out bereaved1. Was this a weakness? or was ii that trait in human nature which is honora ble to the genus homo?' We think it was tin latter. Aiiomer menu uuis, ail?, i .. ua> u uiusi gentle and excellent cow, which she raisei trom its very call'-hood, which she nuisec in its infancy, and whiclt has given to hei children the streams of life once supplied bj her own breast. It is a docile creature—s< placid, so confiding, that Lire woman actuallj loves the cow! Let a butcher come to pur chase her for slaughter, and no money could take her lo the shambles. To sec her killed would bring tears to her eyes and grief to her heart. Is this weakness ? or is it an affection honorable to her nature? So we may go through the whole list of do mestic animals which God has given for the use of that being who is himself half animal and half human, without which first half, by the way, he would he worse than he often is. The lamb, the fawn, the kid, the dog. the cat, the paiTot, the canary bud, the hen, the duck, the goose, the turkey—ail these appear to en liven the habitations of men, and we can con ceive of no lault or sin in any one’s becoming attached to them, enjoying their gambols, and ministering to their wants. We know a farm er who has purchased several of the handsom est horses, neat cattle, sheep, swine and fowls to be found In America, who calculates there by to he of service to the country by diffusing greater improvements in stock, die., but who, at the same time, remarked to us the other day, that if lie did not make one dollar on them he considered himself a gainer by the pleasure he took in caressing and exhibiting them. Is this a sin? On the contrary, is it not a virtue? For ourself, we like to go into our ham yard, call to our presence our beau tiful Devon heifere, and our trio of cosset sheep, mesmerize them by the gentle pisses of our hand, and feed them from the vessel we bear to them. We like thence to repair to the stable, and put an arm over the stately neck of our Bucephalus, who has carried us thousands of mdes in penis by land and water —deep mud—without ever failing us a step in our life. Kindness to brutes in the fi >ld or stall shows a nature that is sure to manifest all the amia ble affections in the family and in the neigh hood. If this is weakness, well would it be for the world if some hearts were'weakor than they are. XliAXI. Ecctvtric Divide.—The Rev. Zebulon Twitchel was the most noted Methodist preacher in Vermont, ior shrewd and laugha ble sayings. In the pulpit he maintained a suitable gravity of manner and expression, but out of the puipit he overflowed with tun. Occasionally he would, if emergency seemed to require, introduce something queer in a ser mon lor the sake of arousing the flagging at tention ot his hearers. Seeing that Uis audi ence was getting sleepy, he .paused in his dis course and discussed as follows: "Brethren, you haven’t any idea of the suf ferings of our missionaries iu the new settle ments, on account of the mosquitoes. The mosquitoes in some of the regions are enor mous. A great many of them would weigh a pound, and ibey will get on the logs aud bark when the missionaries are going along.” By this time all ears and eyes were open and he proceeded to tinish his discourse. The next day one of his hearers called him to an account for telling lies in the pulpit. "There never was a mosquito that weighed a pound,” be said. •‘But I didn't say one of them would weigh a pound, I said a great many, and I think a mil lion of them would.” “But you said they barked at the missiona ries.” "No, no brother, I said they would get on the logs and bark.’ I^a Ac CKI.KHUITEO Worcestershire Suuce ! PRONOUNCED BY Coiinoiftftrurft To be The “Only Good Sauce! ' And applicable to EVERT VARIET OF DINII. extract ot a letter from a Medidtd Gentleman at Madras, to liis Brother at Worcester, May, 1851 “Tell Ix-a & Per rins that their Sana is highly esteemed ii India, and is in mi opinion the most pal' atable as well as tin most w h o) e s o m < Sauce that is made.” —~ uuh mofic (tenuous hiiu uunvaiei condiment having caused many unprincipled doalen to apply the name to Spurious Compounds, the pub lic is respectfully and earnestly requested to see that the names ot Lea & Perrin* are upon the Wrap per, Label, Stopper and Bottle. Manufactured by l«I£A & PEBBIIVS) Worcester. John Duncan’s Sons, NEW YORK, Agents for the United States. ociToly KIEMCAL. TEH GREAT ENGLISH REMEDY. PROTECTED BY KOYAL LETTERS PATENT SIR JAMES CLARKE’S Celebrated Female Villa. , J‘r< jut rtJ from apretcriptim V Mr./. Clarke, M,H., Ph'yirian e.ctraordmnrti tn the Q,„ n. Tills in»alimble medicine isuiil'.Uiiig iu the cure ol all iliosc jiaiol'ul aii'LiniigcroUhdiseased to which the Ihnaleeonutltutloii is •ahject. It moderates all excess ami remove* all obstructions, Iroin w'hatever cause, anil a speedy epre may be relied on. TO MARK | fc;D LADIES it i* particulaiiyrsuited. It wili.inu time short,bring on the monthly period with regularity, __ CAUTION. I hese Pills should not be taken by Females durinq j the FJIIST i'll BEK Al ON TUB of l*rr(/nancy, as ’.hey arc sure to briny on Miscarriage, but at any other iun< they aresaje. Iu all cases ol Nervous and Spinal Affections, rains in the Hack and Limbs, f atigue on slight exertion, Palpitation of the Heart. Hysterics, and Whites, these Pills will effect a cure when all other means have failed; and although a powerful remedy, do not contain iron, calomel, antimony, or anything hurtful I to tbe constitution. Full directions in the pamphlet around each pack age which should be carefully preserved, j SOLD BY ALL DBUQCIS fS. Price $1 per bottle. SPECIAL NOTICE. It is the fate of every valuable Medicine to be Coun terfeited. lit cautious, therefore, and see that the let ters “T. k A/.,” are blown in the buttle, and that each wrapper bears the fac similes of the signatures of I. C, Baldwin if Co., and Job Moses, ffST" W ilhovt which ' none are genuine. N. B.—$1 00 with eighteen ceuts tor postage, en clo ed to any authorised Agent, or to the sole General Agent for the United .States and British Dominions, JOB MOSES, 27 Cortiandt St., New York, will ensure a bottle, containing 50 Pills, by return i mail, securely sealed trom alumservation. LIFE-iUfiAljTU-STRENGTH. LIFE—HEALTH-S TRENGTH. LI FE-HEALTH-STRENGTH. Hundreds and thousands annually die premature ly, when, it they would give the Great French Item- I : aj» DR. JUAN DELAWARE’S CELEBRATED SPECIFIC PILLS. Prepared by Garanciere <& Dupont, No. 214 rue Lombard, Paris, from the prescription oi Dr. Juan j Delamarre, Chief Physician to the Hospital du Nord | ou Lanboisiere, a lair trial, they would find immcdi- i ate reliel, and, in a short time, be frilly restored to Health and Stmiyih. It Is used in the practice oi j many eminent French physicians, with undoi m sue- j ; cess, and highly recomenued as the only positive and Specific Remedy for all persons suffering from General ! or Sexual Debility, all derangement of the Nervous Forces, Melancholy, Spermatorrhea or Semi nut Emissions, ail Weaknesses arising from Sexual Ex cesses or Youthful Indiscretions, Loss of Muscular Energy, Physical Prostrations, Nervousness, Weak Spine, Lowness of Spirits, Dimness of Vlsi n, Hy sterics, Pains in the Back and Limbs, Impotency.&c. No language can convey an adequate idea of the immediate and almost miraculous change it produces in the debilitated and shattered system. In tact, it stands unrivalled as an unfailing cure of the mala dies above mentioned. Suffer no more, but use The Great French Remedy, it will effect a cure where all others foil. and. although ' a powerful remedy, comains nothing hurtful to the most delicate constitution. i Pamphlets, containing full particulars and direc- j tions for using, in English, French, Spanish and Ger man, accompany each box, and also are sent free 1 to any address when requested. Price One Dollar per box, or six boxes for Fiv Dol lars. Sold by all Druggists throughout the world; or will bo sent by mall, securely sealed fr om all observation, : by inclosing specified price, to any authorized agent. Proprietors’ General Agents for America, OSCAR , G. MOSES & CO., 27 Cortlandt St., New York. W. F. PHILLIPS & CO., Portland, Wholesale ; Agent. Sold at Retail by every Druggist in Maine. June 13eodeow&wly DR. LAROOKAHS - Pulmonic Syrup. FOR TITE CURE OF Coughs, Colds, Whooping Cnugli, Croup, Asthma, Catarrh, Influenza, Bronchitis, Spitting of Blood, Pleurisy, in llama Lou ol the Dungs or Chest, l\un in the side, Night Sweets, Hoarseness, Consumption in its early stages, and ail Diseases of the Throat and Lungs. This remedy is too well known and too highly cs 1 teemed to require commendation licio. ft is regarded i u necessity in every household, aud is heartily endors ed by the medical faculty, clergymen of every denomi nation, mothers, editors, members of Congress, and many of our most distinguished men in public and 1 private life. Goughs, Golds, Sore Throats, &o. j Letter from lion. I). W. Gooch, ilcmler qt ChmjreM Massachusetts. Melrose, July 19 lfccii. > Dr.‘E. R. Knk;jits—Dear Sir • i I have used Dr.Tiarookoli’a Syrup in iuy family for six years, aud have found it an excellent remedy ibr Coughs. Colds, Sore Throaty » nd all consumptive . oomplumts, Ac. I have recommended it to several friends, who have received great benefits from its use. , Letter from a well known Boston Druggist <f twenty years erpe> ience, and Steward of Hanover street ! i M. E. Church ■ I Boston, March 9, I860. | Dr. E. K. Kni or its: Having used LAROdIvAH'S j PULMONIC SYRUP my.sell and in my family for llie past six years, 1 am prepared to say that il is su- j 1 peri or to any medicine 1 have ever known, ior the | i positive cure of Coughs, Colds, Sore Throat and all i similar complaints. As I take cold very easily, 1 i have had great opportunity to test the virtues oi i this valuable remedy, and it has never failed me vet, however violent the disease. Hiving been in the Drug business for over 20 years, I have had good op- - port unities of knowing the virtues of the various med icines sold, and pronounce LAROOKAH’S SYRUP, i the rest of any article ever presented to the public. Yours, W. R. BOWEN, 80llanover St. CROUP. Mrs. J. R. Buusis, 114 East 23d St., N. Y., writes Oct. 9, ltC4: “During last winter three of my cliil- 1 drew were attacked with Croup, and fr om the violence of the symptoms, they were pronounced to be in much danger. At the instance of our pastor. Rev. Mr. Stiles, I tried Du ookah’s Pulmonic Syr up, which promptly relieved them, aud in a very short time they entirely recovered. In gratitude ior the benefit con ferred. 1 cannot refrain from making this testimony public.” WHOOPING GOUGH. E. W. Mayer of Carle ton, N. B,, writes 7 Dec., 1859: “My son, live years old, was a few mouths since suffering greatly fr om \V HOOFING CO UGIJ. 11 icv er saw a more distressing case. 1 gave him Lurookali's Pulmonic syrup according to directions and soon be gan to see improvement. The t .'ough became easier— the expectoration fr eer, aud in two weeks the malady was entirely overcome.” BRONCHITIS AND CATARRH. A. W. Harris,< writes from whale-ship “Eldora do,” March 11. left): “Having suffered for four years i with Bronchitis and Catarrh m their most aggravat I ing forms, 1 feel it my duty to state that 1 have been i permanently cured by the use of Darookah’s pul j mome Syrup. I bail paid largo sums to physicians and for so dated Oat an a h Remedies, but until i used the Syrup i experienced no reliel.” SPITTING OF BLOOD, PLEURISY. JNFLA ; TION OF THE LUNGS, RAlN IN THE I SIDE NIGHT SWEATS, HOARSE NESS. Ac. From Rev. B. F. Bowles, Manchester, N. H.: “Thebottle oi Dr. Larookah’s Pulmouic Syrup, you | so kindly sent me, has been tried for hoarseness, with ! very good results; for this 1 would confidently recom mend it.” From Rev. L. A. Lymph KR, North Hero, Vt. “[ have used lAiookali’s Syrup, and Icel under obliga i lion fraukiy to acknowledge its excellence. While ! using your svrup. 1 have enjoyed better health than I i had enjoyed for years. I have had slight attacks of hoarseness, but the syrup would soon remove if. 1 find it tea mild and sate remedv also in Spasmodic Bilious attacks to which I am constitutionally sub ! joct.” I K. W. Field, Esq., writes from Virginia City, Colorado, Mart'a II, Itfvu *T feci very grateful for having i.arookalfs Pulpumic Syrup near me, my lungs being weak and demanding the most vigilant I care. I believe the Svrup the surest remedy for Pul monary Complaints thatlias ever'been made availa ; ole to the afflicted.” CONSUMPTION Wonderful Cure of a child Two and a j I Half Years Old. Gents:—My grandchild, a lit j tie gh'l of 2 1-2 years old, was taken sick in Port'aud, Me., in January, lfc5ti. No one could tell what was ■ the matter with her. But she was much pressed for ; breath; bail a hard, tight cough; could not raise; her ; throat ho ublcd hoi greatly; she seemed to be idling up, and though attended by the best physicians in Portland, they could not help her, and she declined; and for some three months was not expected to live, llcrdoctois, and at length her friends, gave up all 1 hopes of her reco very. $he was brought home to my j house in Fhipsbiug, Me. We tried Cod Liver Oil, but the effect seemed rather opposite from good. Shciiow j could not move licr hand, so reduced was she. i was ■ taking Larookuh’s Syrup at llie time, acd commenced • giving it to her, and in a week, she showed quite a change for the better, and we continued giving it to her. She gradually improved, and is now a perfectly healthy child. People were astonished to sec what effect the medicine had on this child, and to sec licr get well by the use of larookah's Syrup, which we believe to be the best medicine for Pulmonary com plaints in the world. Yours, H. LARABEE, Phipslmrg. Me. Space will permit the publication of but a tithe o the certificates which arc constantly coining in nom all quarters of the globe. Patients will find the most conclusive evidence of the value of this remedv, in a | trill of it, which will cost but a trifle, and winch may yield priceless results. Large bottles $1,00—medium size 50 cents. Pro pped by K. It. KNIGHTS, M. D., Chemist, Meliosc, Mass., end sold by all druggists. G3r~Sold by YV. F. Phillips & Co., W. W, Whipple i & Co., J. YV. Perkins Co, Portland; George C ! Goodwin Co, Boston, an l by all Druggists and Merchants. no2tood&wti GLAD TLOUNTOS !! W. G^G. R. Wellconif's Great Gentian Ruunly. PROVES the best Medicine I ever saw for Coughs, Colds, and Bronchitis. It lias cured me of a bad i case. S. 11. PARTRIDGE. ■ BS^" 1 fin 1 Wellcome’s G. G. Remedy superior I to any Medicine 1 ever usei in Influenza and Asth I u.a. I ch.erfuby recommend it to the suffering. Richmond, Ale. Mrs. J. H. CONAN T. I was sick one year, finally had a CoandM of six j doctors, took their prescript1 ons. I then took one bottle oi Wei coine’s G. G. Remedy and got more help from it than all else 1 have taken, j Watertoicn, Ct E. ,J. WALTON. i n n i L. R. I was afflicted eight months with Canker in i mouth, throat and stomach. It assumed an alarm ing form. 1 had to quit i uainess. I took three bot tles ot Wollcome’s Liver Regulator and am quite an- 1 other man. 1 have resumed business again. Bangor, Me. S. 8. NASON. Wellcome’s Liver Regulator has been worth more i than 450 to my wife, for Live. Complaint. Richmond, Me. C. WHITE. Wellcome’s Liver Regulato: has been more than I one hundred dollars’ benefit to me, for Liver com- . plaint long standing. 8. LURING. | No. Yarmouth, Me. Your Liver Regulator is a 1 sold. Send us more, j The people speak highly of it. Camden, Me. YOUNG & CUTLER. | ■ \. R C. I regard Wellcome’s Vegetable Pain'Car er, the best tiling I ever saw for internal pain and Bore throat anil Tong . 1. WICRIT. Augusta, Me. lM»rtnin»^.^,0fen “«te of Wellcomc’s Pain Cuter. mW the «MTeU (‘J,Uere- an,i Ouwb ¥eyTJ 1>avia’9 vM<ledt“. ‘ °ncca8e<>fSci»ac: Eliauiuatism lias , Bristol, A. B. D N- KiDDLK. Sold by the Tra-ic Prepared by I. c. WELLCOMK * co i jan4end&wtt Vnnuouil,, Me. KO L L ■ N » ak ©"V"- ■■ At the old stand ot E. Dana \lr “ ¥ 9 ! I apothecaries, ; Dccnng Block, Corner of Congress anu Preble Am PORTLAND, ME Foreign and Domestic Drugs, Chemicals, Fluid Ex I tracts, Toiler Articles, Perfumery, and Fancy Goods Physician's prescriptions carelully prepared, either j by day or night. I Mr. Charles B. Greenlcat, who has been at this I j stand tor a number ot years, will remain as prcscrip 1 tion clerk. sep2l-eod&wtl Dressed Hosts. /CHOICE lot. just received and for sale by | BLAKE, JONES & CU„ JaSdlw 137 Commercial St. MLKCHA?<DlftF. LUMBER ! ~ Ail kinds of SPRUCE LUMBER, t( IIOLI IAI.K AISB BETAII*. Frames ami Bimensiou Lumber sawed to order at short notice. Clapboards, Shingles and Laths. pkbkins, Jackson & co., High Street Whart, 302 Commercial, ja«4dtf foot of High street. $8. CHEAP COAL l $8. \\Th' can now offer nice CHESTNUT COAL ▼ T at £8.00 per ton, ilelivered at any part of the city. Also tor sale at the lowest market price, Old Co. Lelii^li, SVG All LOAE LEHIGH, For Furnace*. For Ranges and Cook Stoves, John’* White A*h, Diamond, Red Ash, which are free of all impurities and very nice. Also Curaberlaud ! A cargo just landed, fresh mined, for Blacksmith use. Leliigb Lump, for Foundry Use! •PAVe keep constantlv on hand a full assortment ol Choice Family Coal. Those wishing to pur chase large lots will do well to give us a call belbre purchasing. lJAUD AXD SOFT WOOD Delivered at any part of the city at short notice. Itandall, McAllister & Co., No. 60 COMMERCIAL ST., oc25dtl n Head of Maine Whai f. Choice Muscovado Molasses ) CHOICE MUSCOVADO OUt TIEBCEN 40 BBI.S. ) MOLASSES for sale b, CEO. S. HUNT, ian8d3w III Commercial Street, Southern Piue Floor Boards. A QUANTITY of superior Southern Pine Floor ing Boards, planed jointed and thoroughly sea soned, and ready for use. Also Lathes and long lumber, for sale by E. T. PATTEN, jaSdtf 293 Commercial bt. White Pine Lumber! 0 ft* A FEET superior Planing Lum OOv^aV/UvJ ber, consisting of 2 in., 1$, lj, 1 inch. 7 125 M Dry. 500 M Dry Pine Outs. 50 M 3x4 Spruce Joist. 40 M Dry Pine Deck Plank. 1000 M No 1 Extra Cedar Shingles. For sale by G. W. COBB & CO., declOdlm 272 Commercial Street, Portland,Me. Forjje Coal. NOW landing from sclir. John Crooker, 363 tons prime CUMBERLAND COAL, lr in the Midland mines. It is fresh mined, of extra strength, and just the article for heavy work. Also the usual variety of Anthracites, viz:— T.kdign—Iiarlcigh, Lehigh Nav. Co’s. Hazelton and Sugar Lo:if. Will'll: Asfi—Locust Mountain, Johns* and Broad Mountain. Red Asii—New England Ac. JAMES H. BAKER, scplldtf Richardson's Whan. Southern Pine. ABOUT 110 M verv 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. 21,1868._nov22dtf _ Coal, Coal, Coal. J UST RECEIVED and tor sale by the undersigned at their Wharf, Cor. Franklin Wharf & Commercial St, 275 Tons Hazelton Lehigh, BROKEN AND EGG SIZE. 300 TONS LOCUST MOUNTAIN EGG AND STOVE SIZE. 300 TONS LOBERY, Free burning and VERY PURE, and all kinds White and Red Ash Coal. Thene Coals arcut tlie very best quality, and war anted to give satisfaction. Also, 505 cords oi.beatquality of HARD and SOFT WOOD, winch we will sell at the very lowest prioe and deliver it to any part oi the city at short notice. ISfi&^Give us a call and try ns. S. ROUNDS & SON. Jan 15th—dtf Southern Pine Lumber WE are prepared to execute orderH for SOF'wll. EFLN PINE LUMBIUt, bvtlie eargo, deliver ed with'dispatch at any convenient port. m IIVAN & DAVIS April 17—dtf _161 Commercial St. Saint Louis Flour! ! C1IIOICE New Wheat Family Flour of the most J celebrated brands. T. Harrison 5c Co., Plants. Eagle, Brilliant XXX, Dictator, Trapical, Aniaranto, Whitmore, FOE SALE BY Churchill, Browns & Manson aug7dtf Trinidad Molasses. 4 ftA HHDS. PRIME QUALITY TRINIDAD lt)U MOLASSES for sale by LYNCH, BARKER & CO., nov23dtf 139 Commercial Street. MH. REDDY, • MERCHANT TAILOR, AND DEALER IM GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS, i No. 107 FEDERAL STREET. We have in store one of the iinest assortment of I ENGLISH. GERMAN. FRENCH and DOMESTIC CLOTHS, CASSIMKRK8, &c., that can be found in Portland. These goods have been selected with great care and especially adapted to the fashionable trade, and at prices that cannot fail to please, and all goods thoroughly shrunk and satisfaction guaranteed. A call is respectfully solicited. Thankful to friends for past patronage, hoping to merit a continuance of the same. janOdtf M. H. REDDY, Proprietor. LOWELL & SEJSTTEbT YTH'ILL occupy the new Store lYo. 301 Con i' v gre»s Hi re el, corner of Brown Street, about Dec, lifth, with anew stock of Watches, Jewel ry, Silver anti I’lnled Ware, and Fancy Goods tor the holidays. They have reoccupied their old stand No. 04 Ex change street, with a complete stock of Nautical and Optical Ooods, Chronometers, Watches, Clocks, Fine Tools for Machinists and Engineers, &c. Friends and customers invited to old head quarters. Dec 1,186G.—d3m Hayward’s Lubbers l We offbk to the tbade A full assortment of the above celebrated BUBBEB BOOTS AND SHOES, At Agency prices. Also Boots, Shoes <&• Moccasins, At Wholesale only. STEVENS, HASKELL & CiHASE. 33 Commercial St., Portland, Me. Oct 10—d3mos r>ivii>ETvr>. THE PORTLAND COMPANY will pay a Divi dend of Three Per Cent tree from Govern ment Tax, at the Merchants National Bank, on and after the 21st inst. to all stockholders borne on the books of the Company on the 15th inst. THOS. LINCOLN CASEY, Treasurer. Portland, Jan 2d, 18G7. Ja3d2w Store to Let. HP HE GOTHIC STORE on Congress Street, op A posite Lafayette Street. This is one of the best stands for the Orocvry Business* in the Citv, ! having had a large trade for the past ten years. * I Apply to S. L. CARLETON, jan 1 dedtf 27 Market Square. | -——■ Oat Meal and Buckwheat! PA BBLS. SUPERIOR NEW OAT MEAL. fAVA ‘AO Barrels Southern Buckwheat. Just received and for sale by CUASF BROTHER*, Head l.oug Wharf. Dec 18,1866.—T,T&S?w The Gfothic Furnace! FOR Wood or Coal is the most powerf ul furnace in use, and lias the most radiating surface. Judge Bullock of the U. S. District Court, for Rhode Island ] says “I have used your ftirnace No. 10 two winters: 1 it is simple in construction. I am entirely satisfied with it and deem it preferable to any hot air furnace I have seen A1<GX. IW, LEILEY, HAr. 605 tith Avenue, New York. A circular sent by request. dc25dlm lew Store, 34tt Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) H. W. SIMONTON& CO., HAVE opened a Ladies’ Furnishing Store, con taining a good assortment ot Hoop Skirts, Corsets, Under Clothing, Merino Vesta, Collars, Cutis, W orsted and Fancy Goods. French Stamping Done to Order. 349 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) oct‘24 dtf.____ Notice. IF Miss SAKAH BATSON will go or write to New York, Fulton Stro t, No. 1C?, she will there ilnd a considerable sum ol' money, left there in the hands of a KCntleman for her. If she is not in the city of Portland, will her liiends please send this to her wherever she may be F. CHASE. jaoo,13t« J To Let. AXTHARFAGE and Storage to let on wharf with vn,teeWid.e t”. "V1?? <“fge rail track. and deep water. Apply to J. H. ItAJlLEN, head Hobson's wteri* ____ _ jaCdSw MISCELLANEOUS. R E M O V A L~ * -— E. T. ElcLen & Co., Will Remove to their New Store No. 5 Free Street, Arid trill Open on Monday, December 10th, A Large Assortment of Rich anil Low Priced DRESS GOODS. among Which may be found Black and Fancy Silks, Thibets—all shades, Plain and Eigaared Silk Poplins, Ottoman Cloths, Plain, Striped and Figured Wool Poplins at Very Low Prices, Alpaccas, DeLaines, Prints, <©c. A FULL ASSORTMENT OF HOUSEKEEPING GOODS. Shawls, Silk Velvets, Cloths, and Cloaking Goods! -AT One ■*riee and No Variation! Laces, Embroideries, Hoiiery and Gloves at Astonishing ly Low. Prices l MOURNING GOODS, Of every Description. We .‘hall make a BIG BREAK IN PRICES, and Bargains may be expected! SEWING MACHINES. E7"*A Full Assortment at ail times nf the Colebratcd GROVER & BAKER, Manufacturing an i Fami ly Sewing Machines, and Machine Findings, at Manufacturers’ Prices. Every Machine Warranted to give satisfaction. E. T. ELDEIV & CO., Der 10—dtf __S FREE STREET. RETURN -OF THE ROYAL INSURANCE COMP’Y, Of Liverpool, England, For the Tear 18GG, IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE STATUTES OF MAINE, 1. State the name of the Company ? Royal Insurance Company. 2. Where located? Liverpool, England. 3. When Incorporated? 13th June, 1843. 4. Amount of capital? £?,000,uuo. Subscribed lor, $1,922,300. £ a. <1. 5. Amount of capital actually paid in?. 288,845 00 00 6. Number of shares, aud par value of each? 90,115 issued to public, £3 each paid. 7. Amount of lire risks outstanding? About. 102,802,000 00 00 8. Amount of marine risks outstanding? No marine business. 9. Total amount of outstanding risks? 10. Amount of United Stales stock or treasury notes owned by the Company? State amount of each kind, and par value aud market value of each. Par Value* Market Value, per share. per share. $71,000 United States C per cent, stock, 1867. 100 125$ 11,965 09 00 75,950 do 6 i»er cent, stock, 1868. 100 124 12,681 16 07 55.0 0 do 5 per Cent, stock, 1871. 100 97 8,110 05 07 282,000 do 5 per cent, stock, 1874. 100 94 41,220 17 02 26.000 do 6 per cent, stock, 1881. 100 104 3,900 00 00 £77,878 00 01 11 Amount of State slock? State amount of each kind, and par value and market value of each. None. 12. Amount of bank stock? State amount ot each kind, and par value aud market value of each. None. 13. Amount of railroad stocks? State amount of each kina, and par value and market value of each * As per memorandum A attached hereto. 166,232 09 02 | 14. Amount of railroad bonds? State amount of each kind, and par value and market value of each. £40,000 Great Western Railway Bonds. 100 100 40,425 00 00 15. Cash value ot real estate owned by the Company?. 186,859 14 U0 16. Amount of cash on hand; and in Bank of Liverpool?. 30,476 09 10 17. Amount of cash in bauds of agents aud branches?. 51,924 03 10 18. Amount loaned on mortgage ot real estate?. 27,500 00 00 19. Amount loaned on collateral? On Lite Policies, with personal and other securities 49,020 09 00 20. Amount loaned without collateral? None. , 21. Amount of ail other investments? *As per memorandum B attached hereto.... €51,740 01 07 22. Amount of all premium notes on risks terminated? None. 23. Amount ot borrowed rnonoy, specifying collaterals given for same? None. Total.;. £1,231,056 18 00 • 24. Amount of losses due and unpaid. None. | 25. Amount of losses claimed anu unpaid? None, ; 2b. Amount of losses reported, upon which the liability of the Company is not determined?... £20,401 12 62 Included in amount mentioned in reply to question 34. 27. Amount of all other claims against the Company? Unclaimed divi dends.■ ■...I.£076 05 00 1 io cn ru: na Duty collected lor Government not yet due.£17,986 01 09 J 43,061 Oo us , 28. Amount of cash received ibr premiums on lire risks... 414 733 \j 00 29. Amount of cash received for premiums on marine risks? No marine business. 30. Amount of notes received lor premium on tiro risks? None. 31. Amount of notes received foi premiums on marine risks? None. 32. Amount of cash received fur interest?.•...•••-.. 21 109 19 06 33. Amount of income received from all other sources? lucludiug £55,060 Life Profit,, 58J45 11 01 34. Amount of lire losses paid last year? Including amount stated in reply to question 26 318,946 00 06 33. Amount of marine losses paid last year? No marine business. 36. Amount of ilividends paid last year?... 47 377 jq qo Amount of income tax paid on same?.. *797 19 04 37. Amount paid for expenses 01 office?*..'.'.*.*.'.** *.*.*'.*.*..* . . . 11 713 06 01 38. Amount of other expenditures?.104*857 09 07 39. Amount received in cash for lire risks not terminated? About. 374,580 00 00 40. Amount required to reinsure all outstanding risks? About. 187,290 00 00 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 ol* interest received? 9 per cent. • 44. Highest rate of interest paid on money borrow ed? None. 45. How many shares of capital stock are pledged to the Company? None. 46. Balance to credit of profit and loss account? This is in addition 10 £116,913 02 10 Reserved Fund, making, togother,'213,190 10 03,. 96.277 07 05 47. Balance to debit of profit and loss? None. 48. How many shares of the capital stock are owned by the Company, or not subscrib

ed for? 3,885, 49. What amount of the capital consists of the Stockholders’ notes? None. 'Memorandum A Referred to in Reply to Question 13. £9,055 North Union Railway A Stock.100 218 ) £ s d 7,0*10 South Eastern Railway 4$ per cent, preference stock,..100 954 { 31,226 02 09 780 Lancashire & Yorkshir e Railway 6 per cent, stock,.100 128$ 1 49,006 Chester & Holyhead Railway stock,.100 5-r 24.312 08 06 10.000 South Eastern Railway 4| preference stock,.100 10,362 10 00 12.000 Lancaster & Carlisle stock,.100 217 I 07 nro lfl nc 2,000 Lancaster & Carlisle 4$ preference stock,.100 98 ) ~;,uoy uo 820 £20 shares Merthyr, Tredegar and Abergavenny Railway,. 20 21 ( 0_ «.*> nn ™ 820 10 do do do do do .. 10 10$ ) 26,220 00 02 25.000 South Eastern Railway 4$ per cent, prelerence stock—100 95$ 1 .. ^ 25.000 Birkenhead Railway stuck. 100 88$ ) 4* ,041 09 08 _ _ £106,232 09 02 •Mem Gian dam B Referred to in Reply to Question Details of Sundry Investments, Bonds, Arc. Bonds 01 Burial Boaid oi Toxteth Park,.. 28,444 03 04 British and Irish Magnetic Telegraph Company,.. 10,000 00 00 Mersey Dock and Harbor Board,.. 19,511 15 08 Toxteth Park Board of Health. 7 474 ig jq City Offices Company,. 5,000 00 00 £100,000 India 4 per cent. Bonds,. .. 95,750 00 00 11.000 Canadian 5 per cent, stock,.... 11,UT8 1-1 10 2,160 Liverpool Corporation Water Board,... 2 115 11 04 4,100 Mersey Docks and Harbor Board Bonds,. 5,080 12 05 Bonds of Burton-on-Trent Improvement Commissioners,. 13,302 02 08 Balance of sundry Loans accounts, secured by various British Railway stocks and shares margin of from 15$ to 52 per cent, above amount lent. 455,882 02 03 £651,740 01 07 STEPHEN HIGGINSON, Agent and Attorney, 1 and 3 Kilby street, boston. CI3P* The subscriber has been appointed Agent of the above Company for this City, and is prepared and uily 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. LEERING, Agent, „ J OFFICE NO. 19 FREE STREET. Portland, January 1. 1807. Jan2d3w BAY STATE LUMBER DEPOT, Office, No. 441 Tremont St., Boston. THE undersigned have established in connection with tbeirwell-known “B.vr State Mchtldiko Manu factOhy" an extensive yard tor the purchase and sale of Lumber, giving especial attention to SEASON ED MAUD WOODS and now oiler tor sale a large and well-selected Stock of Black Walnut, Cellar, Cherry, Oak, Ash, Maple, Sycamore, Chestnut, Buiternut, Whiteivood, Ac. In Boards, Plank. Joist, Ac., to which they respectfully invite the attention of purchasers. Also common and Hard Pine, all qualities, rough or dressed for Floors, Sheathing, &c. Spruce Floor Boards worked aud kiln-driod, ready for immediate use. Our facilities for supplying the wants of Builders are unsurpassed, and parties at a distance ordering by i mail, by giving reliable reference, can depend upon having their orders filled in a satisfactory manner—-thus : saving the time and expense of a visit to the city. Rosewood Veneers, Slabs and Logs of any desired quality, at less than Now York prices. Price List of Mouldings, Lumber, Doors, Brackets, &c., furnished on application. Address orders and communications to JOSEPH F. PAUL & CO. Nov 29—eod3m Another Change of Base / Back to the old Middle St. Stand ! Boots, Shoes and Rubbers —AT— OLD TIME PRICES!! Gr. M. ELDER Begs leave to inform liis friends, customers and the public generally that having rebuilt his store at NO. 33 MIDDLE STREET, is now prepared to sell at prices lower than the low est all qualities and descriptions of Boots, Shoes, Rubbers, &c. Repairing done ns heretofore, and all description ot work manufactured to order. nov22dt! Philadelphia Oak Tanned Leather; FIRE HOSE I 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. HEWKSBURY & CO., COBNEB OP LIME AND FORE STREETS, OPPOSITE THE NEW CITY MARKET. Having prepared a stock of Oak tanned Leather in Philadelphia, they are now ready to execute all or ders for Philadelphia Oak Tanned Leather Fire Engine Hose, Doable and single riveted, and of all sizes, as used on Steam Fire Engines, Hand Engines, Steamboats and Force Pumps. Cities, Towns nod Corporations can be supplied with a strong and durable Hose, war ranted equal to auy made elsewhere, and on as rea sonable terms. N. B.—Fire Buckets, Spanner Belts, Flexible Pipes, Knapsacks, Cartridge Boxes, Pistol Holsters, <tc., made to order. Couplings, Pipes ami Nozzels furnished and Hose repaired. novl7dgm iyEvery style of Job work neatly executed at tblsofflce. A- NO. 1 SPOOL COTTON ! 7 CENTS A STOOL l - AT - DAVIS & CO.’S. Janl dtt $100. $100 WAR CLAIM OEFICE. Fattorson A Chadbourne, Nloraon Block, 2 doors above Preble House. THE new Bounties, under the law approved Jul; sWth, 1866, Increase of Pensions, Arrears of Pay 1 Prize Money, and all other claims against the Gov« eminent, collected at short notice. The necessary blanks have been received, and claim ants should iile their claims promptly. Frank G. Patterson, late Lieut. 5th. Me. Vols. Paul Ciiajdbourne, late Maj. 1st Me. Cav. Oct 10-dtf n Go to Adams A Purinton’s 170? >our House-fttrnishing Goods of all kinds: F Carpetings, and all kinds of Crockery, Glass. Tin, Stone. Rarthem and Wooden Ware, Paper Hang ings, Window- Shades, SCc, See. no23d3m HANSON A WINSLOW’S Steam Mills, Iron Foundry, -AND Plough Manufactory, WE would inform the public that we arc prepar ed to .furnish Castings of every description to order at shot t notice. We now have unhand an as sortment ot Window Weights. Sled Shoos and other castings. CbiT' Wo are prepared to furnish Castings for Rail Road Companies and Ship Builders. Also, Plan mg, Jointing, Matching and Sawing promptly dont J. W. HANSON, C. C. WINSLOW. 96 York HU, Head of Smith* Wharf. Jan 1—dtf DlKiELUIVflOl'X ' VINE LAS 1). line oi latitude as lsainmore, i>m. The soil is rich and productive, varying from a clay to a sandy loam, suitable tor Wheat, Grass, Coni, Tobacco,Fruit and vegetables. I his is ayraxtfrnit Coumry. Five hundred Vineyards and Orchard* have been planted oct by experienced trait grower*. Grapes, Peaches, Pears &c., produce iuimouse proi i s, Vineland is already one of i he mos. beaut uui places in the United States. The entire territory, consisting *f titty square miles of land. Is laid out upon a general system oi improvements. The rum is only sold to actual settlers with provision tor public adornment. The place on tuscounl of its great beauty, as well as other advantages, has become the resort ot people of taste. Jr has increased five thousand people within the past three years. Churches. Stores. Schools, Academies, Societies oi Art and Learning, and other elements of refinement and culture have ; been introduced. Hundreds ol people are constantly ( settling. Hundreds of new houses are being con structed. Price of Farm Land, twenty acre lots and upwards, per acre. Five and ten acre and Vi'- ' lage lots for sale. Fruits and Vegetables ripen earlier iu this district ; than in any other 1 .caiity, north of Norfolk, \ a.Im proved places for sale Openings lor all kinds ol business, Lumber Yard-, i Manuiactories, Foundries, Stores and the ilk ; and j Steam Power with room can be rented. For persons who desire mild winters? a healthful climate, and a good soil, in a country beautiiully iiu- i prov d, abounding in iruils, and possessing ail other social privileges, iu the heart oi civilization, it i.v worthy ol a visit. Letters answered, ami the Vineland Rural a papei giving fall intormation. and containing reports oi So lon Rob nson, sent to applicants. Address Cxi AS K. LANDIS, Vineland P. O., Landis Township, New Jersey. From Report ol Solon Robinson, Agricultural Edi tor of the Tribune; **lt is one ot thr most extensive lertile tracts, in an almost level position and suitable condition tor pleasant farming that WC know ot this side of the Western Prairies. septlSd&wtim tf Please Read this Attentively! Brize Egg B eater I PATENT JL'nT IDSCED. THIS EGG BEATER is made ot Steel wire rolled fiat, to give it a sharp edge. The wire is spring temper, I eing tempered with oil. This gives tough ness and elasticity to the Heater, and ease to the op erator. The shank is tinned together solid, and the whole is thoroughly made, and will not wear out or break, with any lair n-age, The elastic loops readily accommodate themselves to any dish. The subscriber having purchased the patent right of Maine to this great invention, offers the State tor sale by Counties, and asks immediate attention to it. W. A. HAND. To b? seen at Iwyimto*** Exchange. decUdlm NEW FIRM ! ROBINSON T KNIGHT i CLOTHING! . We have taken the store 288 CONGRESS STREET, (Opposite the Preble House) Where we have a new stock of CLOI I If G —AND— FURNISHING GOODS S The stock embraces FINE, MEDIUM and LOW PRICED CLOTHING, made up in the most tashion able style. A large assortment of the newest styles of GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS is now on hand. dec8 dti J. A C J. BARBOUR, Manufacturers and Retailers of : Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, HIE. Ladies’ and Hliiwcs’ Serge and Calf Boots. Men’s Fine Calf and Thick Booh. Boys’, Youths’ and Children’s Boots aud Bhocft. Robber Boots and Shoes of all kinds* OAK AND HEMLOCK BELTING. LACE LEATHER. MOLASSES BOSE, ENGINE BOSE RUBBER BELTING, RUBBER PACKING. Rubber Clothing, Rubber Bow. JOBS BARBOUR. C. 3. BARBOUR. E. R. BARBOUR. nov:o dU Great Fall in Furs ! FROM AN . ASSIGNEE’S SALE of new and elegant Furs In Boston, BOUGHT FOR CASH, And can be sold CHEAPER than at any other store. Hudson Bay aud American Sable ! mice Grey Squirrel Setts, $13.00, former price $16.00. Silk Velvet Hoods.Beavertriniiucd, FOR $4.00, fEhd other Goods in proportion. SHAW BROTHERS, OPPOSITE PREBLE BOUSE. dec22 dif Paints, Oils1 Varnishes, &c. FICKETT & GRAY OFFFIt FOE SALE AT THEIR STORE, No. 1*87’' Fore Street, \TTH1TE LEAD, Foreign and American Zinc, Lin tV seed Oil, Coach, Furniture and Florence Var nishes. Japan, Spirits Turpentine, French Yellow, Venetian Red, and a full assotment of Paint Stock of every description, Window Glass, Sheet Lead, nnd Lead Pipe. Agents tor Gardner’s celebrated Copper Paint for vessels’ bottoms. All orders for Painting executed at short notice aud satisfactorily. January 1.18G7. dtf _ GENTLEMEN WISHING Clothing Cleansed l AND REPAIRED, Cannot lind a place where it can be done more to their satisfaction than at No. 20 Temple Street, Second Door from Congress st. BSP*Every Garment will receive prompt and faith ful attention. Ladies’ Sacqncs I CLEANSED IN FIRST CLASS STI LE I Give me a trial and I will endeavor to please. CHARLES H. MAHONEY. ECONOMY AND COMFORT. KEEP OCT THE Cold, Eain, Wind and Dust! * And prevent the rattle of Sashes with BMADSTKEET’S Improved Rubber Moulding UPON YOUR DOORS AND WINDOWS. Will save 50 per cent, in Fuel, aud last a life time. Simple, Cheap and Durable. The best Weather Strip invented. Examine Testimonials and Specimens ac the Real Estate Agency of W. H. .TERRLS, at Horse , Railroad office, opposite Preble House. C. E. BARNES, Agent. G3r“Agcnts Wanted. UecUdlm* “Sliort Dresses.” LADIES will find the most convenient and ex peditious way- of making Walking Dresses is to have a “SKIRT LIFTER” adjusted to the Hoop 1 Skirt. MRS. L. C PENNELL, Jan 1 dtt 44 Brown Street. Marrett, Poor & Co., Haying taken the Chambers 311 CONGRESS STREET$ I ADJOINING MECHANICS* HALT/, Are now prepared to offer their friends and the pub lic a large and well asorted stock of CABPETOGS! Paper Hangings CURT Aim GOODS, Ac., Purchasers of the above goods arc respectfully invi- , ted to examine our stock which is New, Clean and Desirable. lySOdtf__ } GKAfll) ANNUAL SALE —OB CORSETS. We shall, oil Monday, December Hlh, comiueuee •nr yearly tale of CORSETS, To Continue Thirty Days t —AT A— Very Large Discount FROM FORMER PRICES. Our present stock of Corsets, comprises a jrc&t va riety in both style anil finisdi. L. B. FOLLETTE, 331 COXGRESS STREET, 331 _Cor. Tolmitn Plnrc. rtelMlm Choice Southern and Western FLOUR AAD CORN \ for sale by O’BRION, PIERCE & CO., Wholesale Dealer*, 1W fommcrcial Hu, dec31dly PORTLAND, Me. 1 MEDICAL. DU. J. B.HUGHES OAK BE FOUND AT HI* PRIVATE MEDICAL ROOMS, *Yo. 14 Preble Street, W«f«r Hie Preble IIoum*-, XATHEBE he can be consulted privately, ami w ith t the utmost confidence by the afflicted, at Hours daily, ami from 8 A. M. to 9 I*. M. •.iMif.Vs }' sseg those w ho are suffering under the 01 1 ri.vnte diseases, whether arising from i.^v-...;.7» kV1.^.1' " or *be teiTil.!. vi< of 1 . lie would cliti'eaitention 0f the afflicted to the faM <* hi* loiig-MWKUu* and woH-caimaa reputation furnishing sumcient assurance or his skill and suc cess. _ • Cnuiiou lo the Public. Every intelligent anil thinking persontnuat know that remedies handed out lor general use should leave their eilieacy established by well tested experience in the hands of a regularly educated physician, whoa* preparatory tit him tor all the duties he must fulfil; yet the country is Hooded with poor nostrums and cure-alia, purporting to be the best in the world, which are not only useless, but always injurious. The unfortunate should be fauticulau in selecting his physician, as it is a lamentable yet Incontroverti ble fact, that many syphilitic patients are made mis erable with ruined constitutions by maltreatment from inexperienced physicians in general practice; tor itisa poiutgenerally conceded by the be§( svphilogra pliers, tliat the study and management of these come plainta should engross the whole time of those who would be competent anil successful in their treat ment and cure. The inexperienced general practi tioner, having neither opportunity nor time to mak hiinself acquainted with their pathology, commonly pursue.-i oue system of treatment, in most cases mak ing an indiscriminate use of that antiquated and dan gerous weapon, the Mercury. Have Confidence. All who have committed an excess of any kind, whether it be the solitary vice of youth, or the sting ing rebuke of misplaced coutidcnce in maturer years, SEEK FOB AS ANTIDOTE IN SEASON. The Pains and Aches, and Lassitude and Nervous Prostration tliat may follow Impure Coition, are tin; Barometer to the whole system. Do not wait for the consummation tliat is sure to fol low ; do not wnit for unsightly L leers, for Disabled Limbs, for Loss of Beauty and Complexion. How .finny TI»ouManila i nn Testify in This by Unhappy Expi-rirurr! Young men tronbled with emissions in sleep,—a complaint generally the result of a bad habit in youth,—treated scientili, ally 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 :is w eak am! emaciated as though they had 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 arc made to rejoice in perfect health. iHidiUr-A lieu. There are many men of flic ago of thirty who are troubled with too frequent evacuations H orn the blad der, often accompanied by a slight sniauing or burn ing sensation, and weakening the system In a man ner the patient cannot account for. On examining the urinary deposits a ropy sediment will often be found, and* sometimes small particles of semen or al bumen will appear, or the color will he of a thin nniIr ish hue, again changing to a dark and turbid appear ance. There are many men who die of this ditheuity, ignorant of the cause, which is the SECOND STAUK OF SEMINAL WEAKNESS. I can warrant a perfect cure in such cases, and a full and healthy restoration of the urinarv organs. Persons who cannot personally consult the Dr., can do so by writing, in a plain manner, a descrip tion of their disea ses, and the appropriate remedies will l^e forwarded immediately. All correspondence strictly confidential, and will be returned, if de&red. Address: DR. J. B, HUGHES, No. 14 Preble Street, Next door to the Freble House, Portland, Me. Send a Stamp tor Circular. Electic Medical Infirm ary, TO THE LADIES. DR. HUGHES particularly invites all Ladies, who need a medical adviser, to call at his rooms, No. 14 Preble Street, which they will find arranged for their especial accommodation. J>r. H.’s Electie Renovating Medicines are unrival led in efficacy and superior virtue in regulating all Jfemale Irregularities. Their action i<* specific and certain of producing relief in a short time. LADIES will find it invaluable in all cases of ob structions alter all other remedies have been tried in vain. It is purely vegetable, containing uothing in the least injurious to the health, and may be taken with perfect safety at all limes. Sent to any part of thecountiy, with full directions, by addressing Dlt. HUGHES, No. 14 Preble Street, Portland N. B.—Ladies desiring may consult one of their own sex. A lady of experience inconstant attend ance._jnnl.lfltfd&w. CHEROKEE CURE, THE GREAT f 1 INDIAN MEDICINE, Cures all JSeasM caused by St-ll'-abu^e, \iz:& Lots of i Jfemon/, Universal Lassi tude, Pi tins in th c Buck, Dim ~'ne»s of Vi don, Premature Age, Weak Xerres, Difl mcult Breathing, Pale iount-a- i "nance, hi*anUy, Consump tion, and ill diseases tbat fol iv»w in n l IMIIJH rt* 11' *113. The Cherokee Cnro will restore health and rlpor, stop the emissions, and effect a permanent cure after all other medicines have failed. Thirty-two paeo pamphlet sent in a sealed envelope, freu to any address. Price $9 per bottle, or three bottles for |5. Sold by all druepists; or will be sent by express to any portion of the world, on receipt of price, by the sole proprietor. Dr. W. E. MERWIS, 37 Walkor 8t„ S, 7. Cherokee Remedy, Cures ail urinary Com plaints, Tizr Grnrfl.’fnjtam y^tnaiion of the Bladder avd 1 ■Aidnci/e, Retention of ^ Urine ^ Strict urea of the lAlVeftra, Dropsical gwcJL Jrinffi, Brick Dust ZtyW/«, f an l all diseases that tequire a diuretic, ami when used in conjunction with tho UUbttUJkbb XlVJbUllUiV, does not fail to cure Gleet and all J/u* 1 cous Discharges in Male or Female, curing recent canes in from one to three days, arul is especially ! recommended in those coses of Fluor Amus or TF/ii7<?# in Females. The two medicines used in conjunction will not fail to remove this disagreeable : complaint, and in those coses where other medicines have been used without success. Price, Remedy, One Bottle, $2, Three Bottles, #5. M Injection, “ ** I-, “ ** $5. The Cherokee ** Cure,” “ Remedy," and ** Iniec- , lion" are to bo found in all well regulated drug ; stores, and are recommended by physicians and druggists all over the world, for their Intrinsic worth and merit Some unprincipled dealers, however, try to deceive their customers, by selling cheap and worthless compounds,—In order to make money— 1 in place of these. Be not deceived. If the drug- | gists will not buy them for you, write to us, and we will send them to you by express, securely j»acked and free from observation. Wo treat all diseases to i which the human system is subject and will be ' pleased to receive fall and explicit statements from those who have failed to receive relief heretofore. Ladies or gentlemen can address us in perfect con fidence. Wo desire to send our thirty-two poire pamphlet free to every lady and gentleman in the land. Address all letters for pamphlets, medicines, or advice, to the sole proprietor, Dr. W. E, MEEWTN, 37 Wilier St, H. T. A GREAT RUSH -AX P. M. FROST’S, -FOI! BARGAINS! NO BIG PROFITS, NO DULL TRADE But Crowds of Customer Who are receiving Blessings by buying Goods Cheap | Blankets at Old Prices l Only $4,75 per pair. Fancy Shirting Flannels I j ONLY 50c PER Y ARD. Good American Prints. 1 Shilling pr. yd. Bleached and Brown Coiions, AT LOW PRICES! Thibets, Shawls, (lo^kin^s, leav ers, Poplins. Drcas Roads of all Dmriptioui. WOOLEN GOODS FOR MEN & BOY’S WEAR! | r* All of the above Goods will lie offered ut a 1 GREAT REDUCTION from regular rates. Remember! No. 4 Dcering Block• Dec 8—d&wtf IMPORTANT to LUMBERMEN -and Owners of Hemlock La mis ! THE AMERICAN PATENTED IMPROVEMENT TANNING COMPANY, oi' New York, own llie exclusive right in the United States lor the manufac ture of an imperishable “EXTRACT” from Hemlock Bark for tanning purposes. The Bark Extract is now' extensively used among Tanners, and the de mand tor it rapidly increasing. It commands a ready sale m the Boston. New York and Philadelphia mar- ■ keta, at sixty cents per gallon. The appliances tor manufacturing are simple and not expensive, costing but little more than the ordinary leaches used byTan nera. JBy this process, 1) cords of Bark may be re duced so as to concentrate the entire strength into forty gallons of extract, without in the slight* st de gree injuring its tanning qualities, and at a cost not exceeding one dollar per cord. The saving iu freight alone, between the transportation of the Extract nml the bark, will range from six to eight dollars per cord, so that any one who may get out but three hundred j cords of hark per year, mav save from two thousand to twenty-fivehundred dollars in the diiiercnee in freight. The Company doe* not propose to sell Territorial right*, but will grant exclusive privilege to manufac ture in certain localities, charging a small royalty per gallon on the amount manufactured. The Company will send competent men to superin tend the construction of the works, where parties de sire to enter iuto the business, ami to instruct in the manufacture of the Extract. As a guarantee of success to parties enteriue into this business, the Company will contract to take all the Extract manufactured under their j nx essat flttv cents pei- gallon, delivered iu Boston or New York. Parties in Maine desiring ftirthcr information ns to terms, Ac., may call ui»on or address CHARI .Efi HALE, General A-ront tor Maine, 1*4 Maine sireet, Bangor, where models of l*‘e api^ratu^ may be seen, jiovl3.13m s. H. KENNEDY. Pres t. A FULL SUPPLY -OF Boy’s Clothing ! AT THE New Knglaml ( lotliinjf t om,, •JS Jlarkct Nqniuc. dcSdom _ E. LEVEEN & CO. OYSTERS ! WILUAM'hT IUIlTOY, AT his stores, No . 231 & 233ConztCjSstreet,uc-ar New City Building, is constantly receiving fresh arrivals of New York end Virgin!* Ovstors, which he is piepared to scllbv the gallon, ipiart or bushel, or . served up iti uuv style. January 5, lst>:7, dtt ItAlLKOAliff. GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY, Ol Cunada. .Alteration of Trains. VYkHTEl. ARRANGEMENT. Train ior .South Paris ami Lewiston, at 7.40 A. M. Mail Train tor Watervllle, Baugor, Gorham, isiaud Pond, Montreal ami tjudtcc at l. 10 P. M. This train com. •i ts with Express train for Toron to, Detroit and Chicago, bleeping cars attached from Island Pond to Quebec uml Montreal. TTaiu tor South Paris at 5.0.1 P. M. No baggage can be received or ehecked alter tha time above stated. Trains will arrive as follows:— From bo. Paris. Lewiston and Auburn, at H.IO a. m. From Montreal, t^uebec, »\,c., - - l.U t. Ai. The Company nr* not rcsiioiisible for baggage to any amount exceeding #50 in vaine (and tl at"person al) unless notice is given, and paid ibr at Lite rate ol one passenger tS»r every S50<i additional value. * BHl />•>£&, Matsujfhsy Directors {'• li.HL/ V, L j> ’il SupcrintcnutHt. _Portlund, Nov. 2, IWifi. ^tf PORTLANDS RUCHcSTER R.R WINTER ARRANGEMENT. Gn»wt lifter Uuwt&jr, Dec. 17, 1&6C, in^rtr lra.l!!‘|Wi11 I' D.llovir: 6.3P arid?.00 A. .d'.^SdSw'l^f01 f"’ Po^i “U,J a) lor Saco River I.lo A. ',ltal Freight trains with I nssen;;er c.«r auiiched will leave Sa. o Liver lor Portland. 0.50 A M b!™ Portlami lor Saco Liver P. m. 1 L*uVe Jhcagescouuecf at Gorham *or Wast «iorh«.m blandish, bto*]> Falls, Baldwin, Denmark beba ** BruigWon, Lovell, ill ram, Browutield, V ryebur e! Conway, Bartlett. Jackson Limiiigtu, vjoruish,Por ter. Freedom, Miunson, and Karon. N. it At Buxton Center for West Buxton, Bonny-Eagio, South Limmgton, Limiugton, Limerick, Newliyid, Par^onslitdd and Ons.jjee A> baccarappa for South Windham, Windham Bill and North Windham,daily By order ol the President. Portlai -‘‘ii SPECIAL. NOTICE. OWi.NU to the brc.ikiu? of a Driver on the Engine “Westbrook,” the roguJar freight train ou the Portland and Koehesier H. It. will be (Uvmmluued lor a lew davs. dc20utt POST UNO i KENNEBEC rTr. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Csuiittruriu^ Mouilu), Nov. I’Jib, 1S6U. Passenger Trains leave Portland daily *Sf-pi‘afiu2 ai Kuo l . M., lor Bath, Augusta, Wat ervillo, Kendall** Mills, Skowhegnn, and iutorRiediaU Stations,(connecting at Brunswick with Androscug £n R- B*> for Lewiston and Farmington, and at Kendall 3 Mills with Maine a untval It ii. 1 tor Ban<roi and intermediate stations, fares aslr-w by this route asany o(L< r. # Leave Portland lor B.ilh, J.ev»i3ton, Aunistaano intermediate station* on Saturday only at 7.45 P. M Mixed Train leave* Bor Hand for Brunswick and in termediate stations daily, except Saturday, at o JO P. Freight Train, with passenger car attached, will leave Portland for Skowhcgan hud inte mediate sta tions every morning at 7 o’clock. Trains iroin Brunswick and Lewiston are due at Portland at 9.2) A >f., ami iruiu bkowhegan and Farmington and all inrermediaic stations at 2.00 P. M. to tonne« i w ith train* 101 boston. Stages for Auckland connect at Ba h; and for Bel last at Augusta, leaving daily 01: arrival of train from Bos; on, Icavlug at 7 jo A. M.; ana 101 bolon, Anson, Nocr.'tgtwock, Athens aim Mooi.« Head Lake at Skowhegan, uml for China, East and North Vassal t.°ro* at Va>salboro!: for Unity at Kcudall’s Mill’s, and for Canaan at Pishou’s Ferry. VV. 1IATC1L Supui^ulcciicnlt Angara, Oct. 27,18tr.. no?12dU MAINE CENTRAL R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. t-fe*ei.iv Gn an*l alter Monday,November 12th, k i>*current, tialna will leave Portland tbr Bangui aiid oil intermedia;6 station on this line, at 1.10 1’. M. daily. For Lewiston mul Auburn only, at 7.40 A.M. J E£Sf Freight train* for Water villo and all interme diate slat ions, leave Portland at #.2& AM. Tram from Bangui is due at Portland at 1.45 P- M, in ** ason lo< oituect with tra.n lor Bodou. From Lewiston and Auburn only,ai .1® A. M. EDWIN NOTES,bupt. NOV. 1. I8G0 r.n'Ui 14 POIi TLAN £> SAIO a PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Corn inflating Monday, Nor. 12th, 1868. Passenger Trains leave Portland for H'P?* >Bosum at ;.40 A. .\i., ami 2.20 P. M. I. enve-Boston lor Portland at 7.3d a. M and* 2.30 P. Al. A Mechanic's a 1 Labolee’s itain will leave Biudeiord daily. Sunday* excepted, at i» A. M., and Saco at 0 08, arriving in Portland at 6.40. Returning, will leave Portland tor .">aco end Bid deiord and in(ermedlate stations at 5.20 P. A:. A special freight train, wiili puaeti cr ear attach ed, will leave Portland ut ,.10 A. M. ;hr Saco and Biddeford. and returning, leave Riddeiord at 8.30 and Saco at S 40 A. M. FRANCIS CHASE, Sunt. Portland, Oct 29, 18<*,g. nol^tt To Travelers i Through Tickets from Poitlaad To all Points West <f- Smith, VIA THJ£ New York Central. Erie & Lake ?.lrore. And Pennsylvania Central liailroads, For Male at ihe Lowml rules at tho B'eu tin Railway ticket O Hire,—LANCASTER HALL BUILDING, Market Syr awl. IT. D. LITTLE <£ CO., ffrucrnl Ticket Ageuls. 15^’ Passage Tickets lor California, via steamers from New York on the 1st, 11th, and 21st of each month lGr sale at this office,as heretofore. dc25J&wtt sTi:AKtt;tt«. Montreal OceanSteamship Co. **»**^-"i\ CARRYING VUE CANADIAN A‘N“^msTAfto Pn ‘Mui^n’s Rooked to l<oudou8cny ao«l l.imiuiol. Kcturu Ticket* crauicd at Reduced Hnii N, The Steamship Hibernian, Captain Dutton, will sail tiom tins port tor Liverpool, SATURDAY, 12th January, 1667, immediately alter the arrival of the train of the previous day from Montreal, tube lollop ed by the Belgian on the l'Jln of January. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, cabin, (ac cording to accommodation) ^70 to *80. Steerage, *25. Payable in Gold or its equivalent SdiT'For Freight or passage apply to H. & A. ALLAN, No. 3 India SL Portland, Nov. £6, 1866. janTdid fibeIeduced to boston: Summer Arrangement l ^ -a Until lurther notice the Steamers _ i . p of the Portland Steam Packet Go. Lvvw^ run ns follows;— Leave Atlantic Wharf for Boston, ■ '~'n "o»y evening, (except bundavjat 7 o'clock, l.cave Boston tlie same days at 5 P. M. Cabin iare,. ^1.50 Deck,.. l.Od . CST* Package tickets tc be lrad ol the Agents at re duced rates. Freight taken as usual. u ««- i !*• BILLINGS, Agert. May ?2nd. lrCC—dtl Iutematioual Steumship Oo. Eastport, Calais and St. John. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. ONE TEIP PElt WEEK. ^ -A On and after Monday, December 17th, the steamer NLW BltUNS Capt. L. B. WINCHES m_TK1 t, will leave Rail Road WharL mv -i**4lt,ot of Slate St., every MONDAY', at 5 o'clock P. M for East port and St. John. RETURNING, will leave-St. John every THURS DAY, at 8 o’clock A. 11. At East port Stage Coaches will connect tor Ma rinas. At St John tho E. & N. A. Railway will connect tor Shediac. FT'1‘Freight received on days of sailing until 1 o’clk. P M C. C. EATON, dec20-dtf Agent PORTLAND AND NEW YORK STi.AMSillD COMPANY. SEM I-W ElikLY LIHEe Tire splendid and fast Steam - v ships D1RIGO, ,Capr. H. Shek \ wooi»t and FRANCONIA, Capt. N£\\\ \Y. Shehwood, will, until "further notice, run a- follows: Leave Brow. *s Wharf,Portland,every WEDNES DAY and SATURDAY , at 4 P. M., and leave Pier 38 East River, New York, every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY, or 4 o'clock P. If. These vessels are lited up with £ne accommoda tions lorpasstiigci •, making this tho most .pcedv, saio and com fori nMe route lor travellers betwecu New Yrork and Maine. Past-age, In Stale Room, BC.oo Cabin inMnage Meal* extra. Geods lorwariied by thl* line to and from Mon trtal, ipiebec, Bangot, Baih, AngusU, East port and St, Joi n. Skippers are requested to send their freight to the steamer* is early a« 3 P. Al. on the day\hat they leave Portland. For I reteh: or pasraae apply to _ ^ UTOk, Brown’s Wharf, roruami. J. F. AMES, Pier Go Fasl River. May 29,1*65. y dtt HOTELS. UNITED STATES" II O 'S’ L , PORTLAND, MAINR, r|tltc snlwcriler, recently Proprietor or the COM 1 BUSItClAL HOUSI. (which was destroyed in the great lire.) begs to announce lo his old patrons s ol the piibli. that he has teased the iilaire hold and will O) cu ho- I lie accciuiuiodation 01 the puLilli genci - all\,oo Saturday August li, ThanktUl to his eld eiistonici i fir post patronage, he would solicit a continuance of the same. TERMS FAVORABLE. aagjSD-Cm N. .1. DAVIS. MILLS HOUSE, CHARLESTON, SO. CAROLINA. fTIHE proprietni has the pleasuro to inform tbs A traveling public that the aoove bouse is now open for the reception ot guests, Laving uuuic extensive al teratfono .improvements, and refurnished it through out, it is now in capital order, and overy exertion will bo made to render it tn ceptalde to his patrons. nolOcodOm JOOEPH Pl'KCEliL. Card. METROPOLITAN HOTEL, Washington. D. C. on account ol the 1 edocmi price of provisions, the rate of board at this Hotel will bo Foe* Dollar* per day from dale. rOTTd * SHEtXEY, January 1,186", jaSdlta