Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 14, 1867, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 14, 1867 Page 3
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LATEST NEWS BY TELEGRAPH TO THE PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. Monday Morning, January 14, 1867. .--—--— LEGISLATURE OF MAINE. [SPECIAL DISPATCH TO THE DAILV PRESS.] State House, Augusta, Jan. 12. SENATE. An act additional to an act to incorporate the Kennebec Company, was read a third time and laid on the table. Petition of Fessenden F. Martin to have certain laud in Minot set oft to Auburn, was referred. Petition of the President of the Leeds and Farmington Railroad, for authority to lease or sell the road, was referred to tho Committee on Railroads. The report of the Committee on the Judicia ry to authorize the city of Augusta to expend money to purchase and improve water power within its limits, that the same ought to pass, was accepted in concurrence. Monday next was assigned lor consideration of the Constitutional Amendment. Wednes- . day next was assigned for its third reading. Mr. Woodman, of. Portland, presented the petition ot Jonas H. Pcrley and others, Direc tors of the Portland & Machias Steamboat Company, for increase of capital stock, which was referred to the Committee on Mercantile Affairs. HOUSE. Orders from the Senate for the Committee on Education to enquire iuto the expediency oi establishing by law the number of days teach ers of common schools shall teach for a month, and to prohibit whipping in common schools, was passed in concurrence. Petitions ot sundry lodges ot Good Templars to change the liquor law; petition to incorpo rate York Institute; petition for authority to construct a canal front Pushaw Lake, in Oro no, to Kenduskeag river, in Bangor, were sev erally referred. Ordered—That the Judiciary Committee be directed to enquire into the propriety of amend ing the law in relation to poll taxes. Ordered—That the Committee on Agricul ture be directed to enquire iuto the expediency of further legislation exempting from taxation certain portions ot farm stock, imported or brought from other States, designed to improve stock in this State. The attendance was thin in both branches. Charles J. Morris, Esq., Representative from the city of Portland, delivered a lecture, on Thursday evening before the North Augusta Lyceum. The subject of the Lecture was “The Forces that make Character.” He very ably ) presented the subject to an attentive audience. Mr. Clement Phinney, of Westbrook, mani fested his kind attentions to the Cumberland Delegation, by an invitation to attend the meeting. Arrangements for the excursion were of a satisfactory character. The sleigh ride was a pleasant one, and the delegation were pleased with the literary attainments of the distinguished member from Portland. The Constitutional Amendment will not be acted on in the Senate before Wednesday, though It is to be taken up on Monday. It will probably receive the unanimous vote of the Senate, but some of its provisions are not just what the Senate heartily endorse. A pream ble may be annexed, which will more clearly define the advance sentiments of Maine. FROM EUROPE NEWS BIT THE CABLE. The British Navy to be largely In creased. — THE LONDON TIMES ON IMPEACH MENT. Rome, Jan. 11.—An interdict baa been laid upon the continuance of religious services in tne Scotch Protestant Church in this city by the Papal authorities. It is aaid they threaten to put a stop to the services held in the Ameri can chapel. Parity Jan. 11.—A Japanese Embassy has ar rived in this city and will shortly leave for America. Several of the yacht clubs propose to confer medals of honor upon James Gordon Bennett, Jr., the owner of tne successful yacht Henri etta. Liverpool, Jan. 12, Noon.—The steamship Java, which left Boston on Wednesday, 2d inst., arrived at this port last evening. London, Jan. 12, Noon.—The Lords of the Admiralty are busily engaged in the prepara tion of estimates for a large increase of the naval arm of the service, which has lately been ordered. Petthy Jan. 12.— M. Deak has issued an ad dress in which he condemns the patent lately issued for the reorganization of the army. He ■ays that the carrying out of the scheme will certainly prove fatal to the arrangement of the present difficulties, and adjures the Emperor to concede the claims of H ungary. Londonf Jan. 12—Evening.—The Times of this morning has a long argumentative article oa the subject of the impeachment of the President of the United States, and says the scheme looks like a fatal blow at the Consti tution. Madridy Jan. 12.—The proffered mediation of the United States in the differences between Spain and Chili, is regarded almost certain as the forerunner of an honorable and permanent peace. Vienna, Jan. 12.—The Morning Journal of this city to-day, contains an official announce ment tnat the Sublime Porte has called one hundred and fifty thousand men into service, to quell the Greek insurrection in the Mediter rean Island. Florenee. Jan. 12.—The Chamber of Depu ties have adopted the draft of an address in reply to the speech of King Victor Emannuel. » MEXICO. Favorable Reports lor the Liberals. Defeat of the Imperialists near Guadalajara. Brownsville, Texas, Jan. 6. Guadalajara and San Luis Potosi have heen occupied by the Liberals. Mejia is sick and disheartened, and his army is completely disorganized. President Juarez arrived at Durango Dec. 12th from Chihuahua. Gen. Kscobado. with the army of the North, was en route to San Luis Potosi. Canales was at Victoria, in the State ot Tam aulipas. Cortinas, with liis own force and a brigade of Monterey troops, left Matamoras yesterday in pursuit of Canales, who has left about 250 men. The Liberals on the border are jubilant, and tbe- adherents of Maximilian are correspond ingly melancholy. Matamoras is quiet and business is good.— Gen. Beneszobal has won the confidence of all Sarties by the acceptable manner in which he ischarges the duties of Governor and Military Commander of the State of Tamaulipas. San Francisco, Jan. 12. Zacatecas lias been occupied by the Liberals, also Manzanilla. Colima dates of Dec. 24th, say the Imperial its were totally defeated by the Liberals near Guadaltgara, , 'ee. 2lBt. The Imperial commander had levied a forced loan of $100,000 which, when reduced tc 820, 000 was paid by six merchants, three of whom, the Consuls of Prussia, Hamburg and Bava ria, were taken to jail and held until paid. NEW ORLEANS. The Freed men—Republican Organiza tion-Heavy Kobbery. New Orleans. Jan. 12. Advices respecting the attitude of the freed* men and planters, as to the future course ol work, are favorable. The former are not con tracting generally. In cases where the plant ers desire to change the terms they must bid high. Amicable feelings seem to prevail every where, especially where no troops' are station ed. Central Executive Committee of the Republican party re-organized last night. Mr. Crane (white) was elected President, Judge Phiplantier ( white) Vice President, and Messrs. Manner, M-uliord and Dunn (colored) Secreta ties and Treasurers. Dubois & Ogden, brokers, were robbed this evening oi 85000 in gold, and a gold check lor 88000. Canadian Affairs. Quebec, C. E., Jan. 12. It is stated that thu Pope sanctions the crea tion of the new diocese of Bimaski, E»it, and that a bull will be issued immediate ly Principal Langevin, of the Normal School will probably be the first Bishop. Montreal, Jan. 12. The exports of Canada productions from thlf port last year amounts to $7,260,000, an increase of over $2,000,000 on the exports oi the preced ing year. All important meetings of tho Cabinet wil be held here for the present, in order to hav. the presence of administration of the Govern ment. The anti-confederates of Dower Canada hav. arranged to have their views well representec in England, both by delegates and by publica tion Ottawa, Jan. 1?. A cable dispatch was received here last night to the effect that the Conlcderation delegate; in England had decided to remove the capita of the Confederation from Ottawa to Quebec The discount on American invoices for th< the ensuing week will be 24 per cent. Indians Threatening the Settlements at Platte River. St. Louis, Jan. 12. Sterling Price and family arrived hero yes terday from Mexico. The Democrat had advices from Denver stat ing that the Indians threaten the settlement on Platte river, and a re-occurrence of the mat sacres of two years ago are apprehended. WASHINGTON. The Sale of Negroes in Maryland. ■ HSLK OV NATIONAL CURRENCY. Internal Revenue Receipts. _ Washington, Jau. 12. lne House Judiciary Committee to-day ex amined several witnesses in reference to the sale of negroes into slavery for crime in Mary land. They established the fact that it was done in pursuance of the law of 183o, which sanctions such a procedure. Senator Sumner received a dispatch to-day from Denver, signed by 200 colored citizens, praying for auiuission as a State. To-day, the District Court affirmed the judgment of the Court below—the Criminal Court—in overruliug the demurrer entered in the case of John A Harris vs. the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to recover damages for injur ies received by a collision, returned a verdict of $8250. During the week ending to-day there were received from the printers in the. Treasury De Sartment $431,438 in fractional currency, and uring the same period there were shipped to the Assistant Treasurer at New York, $100,000; to the United States Depository at Cincinnati. $100,000, and to the National Banks, $160,800. During the past week there has been issued from the Treasury Department, $530.00 in na tional bank currency, making the total amount issued up to date, $300,755,901; from this is to be deducted the currency returned, including worn out notes, amounting to $2,145, 932; leav ing in actual circulation at this date, $298,609, The amount of securities held by the Treas urer in trust for national banks , reported to day was as follows: For circulating notes, $340,365,150; lor deposits of public monies. $38,903,950. ’ The amount disbursed from the Treasury Department during the past week was as fol lows: For the War Department, $2,926,061; for the Navy Department, $3,465,333. The receipts from the internal revenue to day were $325,408. The total receipts for the week are $3,459,140. On the 22a inst., the Commissioner of Pat ents will issue 193 patents. Washington, Jan. 13. Strong efforts are being made to secure aid from Congress for the construction of an air line railroad to the Pacific, from a point on the Gulf of Mexico. A number of capitalists have organized with Southern loyalists to carry out their scheme. The opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States to be delivered to-morrow, is based on a question presented in the cases of Marr, of Louisiana, and Garland, of Arkansas, who, having participated in the rebellion, ask to be admitted to the bar of that tribunal, in volving the constitutionality of the law re quiring attorneys practicing in United States Courts to take the test oath. WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENCE. New England Delegation before the Ways and Means Committee. THE TARIFF BILL. The Impeachment of the President. Boston, Jan. 12. The Traveller's Washington dispatch says a delegation from New England was before the Ways and Means Committee to-day upon the matter of washing machines and wringers.— They claim that tine tax is too high. The Committee could report the tax bill in two or three days if a quorum would work steadily. The Senate will continue the debate on Mon day on the bill limiting the power of the Pres ident over officers. The debate thus far indi cates that the bill will naaa in some shitne to prevent linn from making removals. The Tariff bill was presented this morning in the House. Mr. Grimes, of Iowa, will present it in the Senate. The Journal's Washington special says Sen ator Grimes’ motion to close the Norfolk navy yard as a naval station, was prompted by the action of the Navy Department in dismissing loyal master mechanics and workmen to make place for sympathizers with secession. Thad. Stevens is on the floor of the House to-day, and bears his defeat good naturedly. He speaks kindly of Simeon Cameron, but evidently regards Gov. Curtin as not having kept his promise to transfer his strength to him. New York, Jan. 13. A special Washington dispatch to the Her ald says North Carolina papers report that a body of armed men forcibly removed five ne groes from Green County Jail, where they had been confined on charge of outraging white women, andinflicted upon them a horrible pun ishment. The Herald’s special Washington dispatch says there is good authority for stating that the J udiciary Committee have concluded that there are not sufficient grounds for the impeachment of the President. A convention of freedmen was held in Wash ington last night, and was addressed by Ex Gov. Hamilton. A letter from Senator Sum ner was read, urging the freedmen to insist on their rights. New York Items. New York, Jan. 13. The steamship Saxonia, from Liverpool, ar rived to-day. News anticipated. The following is the shipment of treasure by outgoing steamers to-day: Hansa, $400,000: Pennsylvania, $330,800. The steamer San Francisco arrived from Nic aragua to-day. She reports the death of Maj. Gamble, the second officer of the United States troops stationed at Nicaragua. The oil works of G. W. Lueky, corner of Eich ard s and Delaware streets, Brooklyn, were de stroyed by fire this morning. Loss on stock $4000; no insurance; on machinery and build ing $6000; insured $4800. Passengers who arrived by the steamer San Francisco from Nicaragua, to-dav, report that at San Juau Del Sur, they found 700 passen gers from the steamer Santiago, of whom 300 soldiers had been left by the steamer Moses ivunu vuo ovoaiuci uau x iauua co at Greytown with 600 more passengers for the America’s return trip, thirteen hundred in all. Official reports said that nine passengers and twenty-seven soldiers died of the cholera. If the America tries to carry them all, the | cholera is nearly sure to break out among them. “We left Greytown January 1st, and ; the next day there were three cases of cholera ' in the steerage and three other deaths by other diseases; eight deaths during the voyage, five by cholera. We put into Key West the 6th inst., chiefly to allay the fright of the passen gers, of whom twenty-one deserted the ship through their fears, at that place.” Another account says that seventy-six soldiers and an officer, Alazor Gamble, fell victims to the dis ease ; also some passengers and four employees of the river steamer. Up to the time the San Francisco left, no new cases had occurred.— No women or children had the disease. Nxw York, Jan. 13. The steamship City oi Baltimore, which got aground on tk£ Southwest Spit yesterday af i ternoon, was pulled off at high water last night, and proceeded immediately. Ah old man in the employ of Brgott, Moss & Co., No. 48Exchange Place, was entrusted with $1,187 in gold certificates yesterday, and in de scending the stairs at the office was jostled by a young m m, who seized the certificates and made good his escape. Nine distilleries have been seized in Brook | lyn by the Revenue authorities since Thurs Twelve steamships left here yesterday for . European anu coastwise ports. A million of | dollars were conveyed in the former. ! Mr. Staples, a guest who was on the yacht Fleetwiug during the race, arrived here on the steamship Persia. He says the men lost from the yacht composed the night watch. Some of L^iem were sitting on the weather side of the Ofcckpit when a heavy sea struck the boat with | great violence, carrying overboard the cockpit I and all the men around it, and completely sweeping the deck. Even the stearsmen were i torn from the wheel, and Capt. Hazleton sunk with one of the broken spars in his grasp. The two men who were rescued saved themselves by clinging to the trysail. The Excise law was strictly enforced through out the city to-day. No resistance was made.— I About fifty persons were arrested for violation 1 of the law. CALIFORNIA. Ratification of the Constitutional Amend ment by the Cower House. San Francisco, Jan. 12. The Bank ot California declares the usual monthly dividend of I per cent., for December, i aggregating *50,000. Over three quarters of a million dollars in I dividends have been distributed to the stock | holders of the six leading mines during the past three months, and the indications give as : surance of continued prosperity. The barks Collaber, with 11,000 sacks of wheat, j and the Sangare, with 90,000, cleared to-day for Liverpool. The bark Flora, for Rio Janeiro, takes 1800 ; barrels of flour. All vessels arriving arriving are immediately engaged to load with floUr and grain. Gen. McDowell has issued an order detailing two companies of troops to protect the people ! of Arizona from the indians. The Lower House has passed the Constitu I tional amendment by a strict party vote of 30 i to 4. The steamer Pacific with *140,000 in treas ure, arrived from Portland, Oregon, to-day.— I The gross amount shipped from there during the year was *5,433,000. Various Items. ,, j ,, ]• ... Boston, Jan. 14. C. L. \ allandighanj, of Ohio, is announced to deliver a lecture before the Young Men’s ; democratic Club of this city. A petition for a licence law to regulatt the liquor traffic is being circulated in this city. It has already received a large number ol signa I tvres. There were 81 deaths in this last week. Charles C. Henshaw, a well known merchant of this city, is dead. The recently formed yacht club of Boston now numbers 140 members. Conviction of Feuiau Prisoner*. ' . _ Toronto, C. W., Jan. 12. 1 | Patrick O’Neill, a Fenian, was tried to-day and found guilty. He will receive his sentence ! on Monday. ' In the Courtl yesterday afternoon, another Fenian named Patrick McGrath, was tried and ] found guitty. Objections were filed by the i j defence. 1 From Louisville — Decision in Favor of the late Mayor* Louisville, Ky., Jan. 12. Mayor Lambert, who was impeached and de » posed last spring, has obtained rediess. The “ Oourt of Appeals decided against the impeach ment. ! XXXIX OONQBEBS—SECOND SES8ION. BOUSE. Washington, Jan. 12. Mr. Stevens introduced a bill for the pay ment ot bounties to soldiers of the 186th Ken tucky regiment. Referred to the Military Committee. On motion of Mr. Morrill, leave was given the Committee on Ways and Meaus to sit dur ing the sessions of the House. Mr. Paine introduced a resolution declaring that the American Government ought to pro tect American industry. Referred to the Com mittee on Ways and Means. The bill indemnifying Abial Morrison of Or egon, for property destroyed by Indians, was reported and passed. The bill for the relief of Lewis Dyer, late surgeon of the 81st Illinois regiment was pass ed. Mr. Ingersoll, from the Committee on the District of Columbia, reported back the Sen ate bill exempting certain property of debtors in the District from levy, attachment or sale on execution. After discussion the bill was pass ed with several amendments. On motion of Mr. Mercer, the bill to incor porate a national life insurance company, was taken from the calender and brought beiore the House for action. Mr. Allison moved an amendment restrict ing the business oi the company to the Dis trict. Mr. Ingersoll moved to amend the amend ment so as to subject the operations of the company to the laws of the respective States in which it may do business. Without coming to any conclusion the morn ing hour expired, when the bill for the admis sion ol Nebraska as a State, came up in unfin ished business. Mr. Garfield moved to postpone its consider ation until the House should have acted on the joint resolution giving 20 per cent, addi tional compensation to Government employees in Washington. The motion was agreed to. Another joint resolution came before the House for action, th i question beiDg on sec onding the previous question on its passage. The previous question was seconded and hhe joint resolution was passed—yeas 93, nays 42; The House then went into committe ot l;he whole, Mr. Lawrence of Pennsylvania in uhe Chair, and resumed consideration of the leg islative appropriation bill. The House discussion of yesterday in refer ence to the Agricultural Department was re sumed. Mr. Delano denounced the Commissioner as unfit for the position. Mr. Stevens defended Mr. Newton, and spoke of his character as being beyond re proach. Amendments to reduco the appropriation of $8000 for purchase of seeds failed. Mr. Hill introduced a bill extending provis ions of the bounty laws to soldiers incurring death or disability while absent on lurlougli, by leave of commanding officers, where such death or disability is without fault of soldiers. Referred to the Committee on Invalid Pen sions. Mr. Ward introduced numerous petitions from citizens of Steuben County, N. Y, in fa vor of increasing the tariff on wool, which were referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. Mr. Clark of Ohio, introduced a bill to de clare effect of certain patents for lands. Re ferred to the Committee on Public Lands. Mr. Upson, on leave, introduced a bill au thorizing the payment of the reward offered bv the President in April 1865, for the capture of Jefferson Davis. Referred to the Commit tee on Appropriations. Mr. Clark1 of Kansas, on leave, introduced a bill to secure the speedy construction of the Union Pacific Railroad, Southern Branch and Telegraph Line, to secure Government use of same for Postal, Military and other purposes. Referred to the Committee on Pacific Rail road. Mr. Hooper, from the Committee on Ways and Means, reported back the House bill tor the relief of J. M. Bishop, of Quincy, 111.— Passed. Adjourned. SOUTH AMERICA. The Amazon and other Rivers thrown Open to Commerce. Terrible Riot at Rio Janeiro. New York, Jan. 12. The Herald has advices from Bio Janeiro, dated December 3d. The rivers Amazon, Tocoutines and San Francisco, have been thrown open to the trade of all nations. A riot had taken place between the Brazil ians and Portuguese in Pernambuco, in which eighty Portuguese and cne;hundred Brazilians were killed. Three hundred Brazilian soldiers had arrived at Montevideo. There had been another violent storm in Buenos Ayres. Destructive Fires. Charleston, Jan. 13. Hiker's flour mill and grainery with contents, were destroyed by fire this morning. Insured lor $41,000 chiefly in Northern companies. Cleveland, O., Jan. 13. A destructive fire occurred at Willoughby, Ohio, early this morning. Among the princi pal sufferers are W. F. Merriam, dry goods; Vial & Holmes, grocers, Vial & Ferguson, hardware, E. W. Perkins, grocer, Yaxley & Abbott, stoves, Post Office and Merchants' Ex press Office, were also destroyed. Loss $30,000, partly insured. Mail Party Attacked by Indians. Fort Laramie, Jan. 12. A mail party from here for Fort Philip Kearney, was attacked yesterday by about thirty indians. They escaped with the loss of their wagons and mules. Up to four P. M. to day, no more Indian demonstrations have oc curred in the vicinity of Fort Phillip Kearney. T vo companies of cavalry and four companies of infantry have been sent from this post to Fort Beno, and they will probably go on to Fort Philip Kearney. The 30th infantry are new en route to this place. All of the compa nies of the 2d cavalry are concentrating here rapidly. Caavicted of Manslaughter. Belfast, Me., Jan. 12. Willard Kendall, of Jackson, a returned vol nnteer, was to-day convicted of manslaughter for killing his step-father in June last. THE HAKKETS. Fluaclel. New York, Jan. 12. The Post’s financial article says the stock market has recovered from the recent depression. Railroad shares are active with a general advance, the market closing steady. Foreign Exchange firm. At the Sec ond Board Governments wore strong. Gold 134.— Money 7 per cent. New York markets. New York, Jan. 12. Cotton—opened firm and closed heavy and declin ing; sales 1,300 bales; Middling Uplands at 344@35c, closing at 34$c. Flour—Receipts 155 bbls; sales 4,100 bbls; State and Western dull and 5 © 10c lower; Superfine State 9 60 g 10 75; Extra do. at 10 85@*1175; Choice do, at 1180 (g 12 60; Round Hoop Ohio, 12 00 @ 12 75; Choice do 1280 @ 14 25: Superfine Western 9 60(g 10 75; Common to good Extra Western, 10 70 @ 12 00; choice do 12log 1400; Southern dull and drooping, with sales of 190 bbls.; mixed to good at 12 00 g 1410; Fancy and Extra, 14 15 @ 17 00. Wlieat—very quiet and nominally easier; sales 500 bush.; Amber State at 8 05. Corn—dull and drooping; Mixed Western nominal at 118 @ 1 19 in store, and 119 @ 120 lor do afioat; new Yellow Jersey at 1 08 @ 1 10, with small sales. Oats—dull and drooping; sales 15,000 bush.; Chica go Spring and Milwaukee 64 @ 66c; State at 67$ @ 70c. Beet—unchanged; sales 350 bbls; new plain mess 12 00 @ 18 00; new extra do, 17 00 @ 20 00. Pork—steady but quiet; sales 3,100 bbls.; new mess at 19 37 @ 20 37, closing at 2025 for Western; old mess at 19 00 g 19 20, closing at 19 12 cash; prime at 16 75 @ 17 22; also 20,000 bbls. new mess at 20 50 g 20 75, seilers and buyers January and February. Lard—more active and firmer; sales ot 1830 bbls, at U|@12{c for old. and 12$ @ 12$c for new, and small tiarcels at 12$ g 13c; also 850 bbls., 12$ @ 13c, sellers Pcbruary. Butter—firm; sales Ohio at 15 g 26c; State at 30 @ 38; Orange County pails, 40 @ 45. Whiskey—quiet. Rice—dull. Sugars—dull. Coflee—dull. Molasses—dull. Naval Stores—quiet and firm; Spirits Turpentine at 67$ @ 68c. Rosin at 4 25 g 10 00. Oils— dull; linseed at 120 g 1 25; lard, sj»erm and whale quiet. Petroleum—quiet; sales crude at 19c; refined bond ed at 26$ g 29$c. Tallow—quiet and steady; sales 84,000 lbs, at 11 @ llic. Wool—more active, but prices are without change; sales 325,000 lbs. at 43 g 60 for domestic fleece, 30 g 52 fur super and extra pulled; 16 g 33 for Texas; 24$ fur California, fall clip; 17 for Mexican; 36 tor Buenos Ayres; and Merino, Dduskoi and Mestiza on private terms. • Freights to Liverpool—firm. Cotton $ ® 3-16d. Chicago markets. Chicago, Jan. 12. Flour—quiet at 10 37$ @ 12 00 for Spring extras.— Wheat—demand light and 2 g 3c lower; sales No. 1 Spring at 2 15 g 2 21; No. 2 Spring at 1 92 g 194. Corn firm at 79$for No. 1, and at 70c for No. 2. Oats dull; sales of No. 1 at 43$; No. 2 at 40c. Provisions firm. Mess pork at 18 25. Live hogs weak at 5 75 g 6 15 for good to choice. Dressed hogs 5 g luc higher; sales at 660 @ 7 00. Receipts—8,700 bbls. fiour, 25,000 bush, wheat, 28, 000 bush, corn, 17,000 bush, oats, 9,000 live hogs, and 9 000 dressed. ’Shipments—5,700 bbls. flour, 8,000 bush, wheat 2,300 dressed bogs. Ciucinnati marked. Cincinnati, Jan. 12. Flour dull at 9 50 @ 10 50. Wheat dull, and Spring 6c lower. Hogs dull; sales at 7 00 @ 7 40; receipts 3000. Mess pork Ann at 20 00 for city brands, de mand light. Bulk meats lower. Lard firm; sales ol kettle at 12c. Money in pressing demand. Clkarlesloa market. Charleston, S. C., Jan. 12. Cotton—unchanged. Sales Middling uplands at 324 ® 33c.__ Navaauah markets. Savannah, Qs., Jan. 12. The Cotton market Is dull. Sales of Middling Up lands at 32}c. mobile marked. Mobile, Jan. 12. Cotton—sales to-day were 2,500 bales. Stork on sals light, factors claiming filll tates. Middling uplands are quoted at 31 Jc, market closing firm. New Orleaaa markets. New Orleans, Jan. 12. Cotton—dull and 4e lower: le'w Middling at 31 ig i Stic; Middlin at32 ® 324c. Sales 3,000 bales; receipt! 1 3302 bales; cleared 12,080 bales; stock in port 209,154 bales. Freights—tonnage scarce, oS'eringi firm. Cotton bv steam to Nee sall*4’t-lMtal ’ 10 Liverpool by steam ljd, bj C.iu«i..c l,|._IV rC-Mc> Liverpool, Jan 11 Evenin'* Corn Is selling at 42s ® 42s ed. Wheat stead vPo’ri Is quoted at E2 Cs., and shows a declining tendency lord 63s. Cheese advanced 4d on the weel. Ashes pots34s. Manchester, Jan. li, Evening. Market for goods Billing. London, Jan. 11. Evenbig. Cons >ls steady, and closed at 81 tor money. American Securities.—United States 6-20’sari Jnoted at 72J. Illinois Central Railroad shares quotec H- Erie shares quoted at 43|. Frankfort, Jan. 11, Evening. United States 5-2u bonds closed at 76j. Paris, Jan. 11, Evening. Unitod States 5-20’s arc quoied at 72#. Liverpool, Jan. 12, Noon. The Cotton market opens flat with unchanged prices. Sales of to-day estimated at 5,000 bales. London, Jan. 12, Noon. American Securities.—The following were the current prices of American securities: Brio Railway shares 41$. Blinois Central shares 8U$. United States 5-20’s 72$. Consols are steady at 90$ for money. Liverpool, Jan. 12, Evening. The Cotton market closed dull to-day, and prices , fell off slightly; Middling uplands are quotedat 14kl. The sales did not exceed the noon estimate of 5,000 bales. London Jan. 12, Evening. Consols closed at 91 for money. American securities.—Erie Railroad Shares48$. United states 5-20’s 72$. The current rate for Bonds at Paris to-day was 72. Boston Stock List. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Jan 11. American Gold. 134| United States Coupon Sixes, 1881. 108$ United States 7 3-lotlis, 1st series. 104$ “ small. 104# u 2d series. lo4| “ 3d series. 194 United States 5-20», 1862 . 105# “ 1864. low “ au. all. 165# " July, 18C5. 104$ United States Ten-lor ties. 99# York Manufacturing Company. 1475 Boston and Maine Railroad. 182 Eastern Railroad. 107J First National Bank, Hallowell. 90$ I'epperell Manufacturing Company. 1180 Hill Manufacturing Company.X. 204 Rates Manufacturing Co.... *.». 146$ |Sales at Auction.] l dtconia Manufacturing Company.. 1200 Western Railroad. 138$ Massachusetts State Sixes,. 110 Portland City Sixes, 1877. !*># “ 1870. Bath City Sixes, 1891. 96# Kastern Railroad Sixes, 1874. 96] Vermont Central 2d mortgage bonds. 41* CITV NOTICES. CITY OF PORTLAND. WHEREAS the City Council, on the seventh day of Jan., A. D. 1867, passed an order directing the Committee on laying out and widening Streets, to consider the expediency of widening Franklin St., from Congress to Commercial Street: therefore, Notice is hereby given to all parties interested, that the Joint Standing Committee oi the City Council on laying out new streets, will meet to hear the parties and view the proposed way on the 19th day of Jan., 1867, at three o’clock in the afternoon, at the corner of Congress and Frankiin Streets, and will then and there proceed to determine and adjudge whether the public convenience requires said street or way to be laid out. Given under our hands on this eleventh day ot January, A. D. 1867. Auo. E. Stevens, Edmund Phinney, Ambrose Giddings, Jos. Bradford, Elias Chase, W. P. Files. Committee on Laying out aud widening Streets. Janl2d7t snow to do jtemorea rrorn root way or Sidewalk. Beot. 60.—The tenant or ocoupant, and in case there should be no tenant, the owner, or any person having the care of any building or lot of land border ing on any street, lane, court, square or nublic place within the city where there is any footing or side walk, shall, aflcr the ceasing to foil of any snow, it in the day time, within three hours, and if in the night time, before ten of the clock or the forenoon, succeeding, cause such snow to be removed from such footway or sidewalk; an .' in uei'&ult tbereot, shall forfeit and pay a sum not less than two dollars, nor more than ten dollars; and lor each and every hour thereafter that the same shall remain on such foot way or sidewalk, such tenant, occupant, owner, or other person shall forfeit and pay a sum not less than one dollar nor more than ten dollars. All persons are hereby notified to govern them selves accordingly, as the above ordinance will be en forced. JOHN S. HEALD, dcclSdtf City Marshal. Afau de Magnolia.—The prettiest thing, the “sweetest tiling,” and the most of it for the least money. It overcomes the odor of perspiration; soft ens and adds delicacy to the skin; is a delightful i*er fume; allays headache and intiamation, 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.—1860.—X.—The amount of Plantation Bit ters sold in one year is something startling. They would till Broadway six lect high from the Park to 4th street. Drake’s manulactory is one of the insti tutions in Now York. It is said that Drake painted all ' the rocks in the Eastern States with his cabalistic “S. T.—18GU—X.,” and then got the old granny legis lators to pass a law “preventing disfiguring the lace of nature,” which gave him a monopoly. We do not know how this is, but we do know that Plantation Bitters sell as no other article ever did. They are used by all classes of tbe community, and are death on Dysi>epsia— certain. They are very invigorating when languid ami week, and a great appetizer.” Sarato a pring Water, sold by all Druggists. “In lifting the kettle from the fire I scalded myselt very severely—one hand almost to a crisp. The tor ture was unbearable. * * * The Mexican Mus tang Liniment relieved tlio pain almost immediately. It healed rapidly and left very little scar. Chas. PostBit, 420 Broad street, Philadelphia.” This is merely a sample of what the Mustang Lini ment will do. it is iuvaluabe in all cases of wounds, swellings, sprains, cuts, bruises, spavins, etc., cither upon man or beast. Beware of counterfeits. None is genuine unless wrapped in tbe steel-plate engravings, bearing tbe signature of <i. W. Westbrook, Chemist, and the pri vate stamp of Dkhis Babnes & Co, New York. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. All who value a valuable head of hair, and its pres ervation from premature baldness and turning grey, will not tail to use Lyon's celebrated Katharion. it makes the hair rich, soft and glossy, eradicates d&nd rutf, and causes the hair to grow with luxuriant beauty, it is sold everywhere. E. Thomas Lyon, Chemist, N. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. What Did It? A young lady returning to her [ country homo after a sojourn of a few months in New I York, was hardly recognized by her friends. In place j of a rustic Hushed lace, she had a soft ruby complcx t ion of almost marble smoothness, and instead of 23, | slie really appeared but 17. Bho told them plainly j “fie used Aaguu’s Magnolia Balm, and would not be j without it. Any lady can improve her appearance very much by using this article. It can bo ordered | of any druggist tor 5S cents j Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. I i Heimstfeet’s inimitable Hair Coloring lias been I steadily growing in lavor lor over twenty years. It ; acts upon the absorbents at the roots of the liair, and I changes to its original color by degrees. All install i taneous dyes deaden and Injure the hair. Heirn strocls is not a dye but is cortlin in its results, pro I motes its glowtb, and is a boautifill Hair Dressing, Price 50 cents and $1.00. Sold by all dealers. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Lyon’s Extract op Pure Jamaica Gingkk— tor Indigestion, Nausea, Heartburn, Sick* Headache, Cholera Morbus. &c., where a warming, genial stim ulant is required. Its careihl preparation and entire purity makes it a cheap ami reliable article for culi nary purposes. Sold everywhere at 50 cents per bot i tle* ; Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. | __ _a June 14, ’6C—eod&wly Notice. THE members of tbe Portland Societv of Natural History are hereby notified to meet‘at the office oi the Treasurer, No. 21$ Free street, on FRIDA V next, Jan. 18th. at 3 o’clock P. M., to decide, 1st, If the Society will sell their real estate on Con gress street. 2d In case it is voted to sell, to authorize some person to sign and deliver a good deed of conv< nance. . WILLIAM WOOD, janlldtd President. • For Sale. A SUIT of Sails, Rigging and Blocks, nearly new, from a hsliing Schooner of 100 tons; al9o Top sails, Fore and Mainsails, second hand. _ SAMPSON & CONANT, decldtf No. 19 & 20 Commercial Wharf. Cumberland National Bank. THE Stockholders of the Cumberland National Bank ot Portland, are hereby notified that there will be a meeting of the Stoekholders held at thoir Banking Boom, on Monday, the 21st day of January, 1867, at 3 o’clock P4 M., for the choice ol'Directors, and the transaction ot any other business that may then come before them. J _ SAMUEL SMALL, Cashier. Portland, Dec. 18, ls66. decl9dtd OLD MACHINES ! Exchanged for the new j?tna hew ■NO MACH!NEW, which have been prov ed to do the best lor Shoe Stitching, Tailoring, Ac,, ol any other in the world. Credit given to any one who wants u Sewing Machine. Needles and Trim mings lor all Machine*. 166 Middle Street, Up Stairs. W. S. DYER. , , HOLE ACSENT. Dec 15 deod lm Horse Railroad. THE stockholders of the Portland Railroad Com pany are hereby notified that their annual meet

ing'will be held at the CAR HOUSE, comer of Spring and Clark streets, on MONDAY. January 21. 1867, at 3 o’clock P. M., lor the choice or officers, ana transaction o? any other business that may legally come before them. M. G. PALMER, Portland, Jau. 10, 1867—eodtd Secretary. COOPER & MORSE, rpABLE pleasure in Informing their old patrons and A friends that they have resumed business at thoir OLD STAND, fomer of Market and Milk streets, where they will keep constantly on hand the best as sortment of Meats, Poultry, Game, &c.. That the market affords, and It will be tbeir earnest endeavor to serve their customers with promptness and fidelity. • decl uti For Sale, ASVPEBIOB lot of DRIED PEACHES lu Bar rels, Bags and tlercts, by C. B. ROGERS, No 133 Market St., Decl8U5w Philadelphia. PROSPECTUS, THE PRESS For 1807. With the opening of the now year we pieaented to the reader* of the DAILY- PRESS, A Paper Enlarged to the size of the largest New England l>ailit». The enlargement of our daily edition is equivalent to the addition of between three and four columns to its size. This additional space will be devoted to de tails of important events, which we have heretofore been obliged to give in brief, and to selections from current literature, grave or gay, such os wo have lately beeu obliged to omit altogether. What the character of the paper thus enLirged will be, its past history will show. The Press was es tablished primarily to represent the Republican par ty of Maine. It was impossible for the controlling party of tho State to remain voiceless in this city. The Pbi:ss will continue to defend the principles of the Liberal party of America. The war has closed one great cycle in our national history—the cycle duriug which aristocracy at the South and democra cy at the North grew up side by side, a period of jealousy and conflict, resulting in on appeal to arms and the victorious supremacy of the democratic prin ciple. We have entered on a state of transition, which seems likely to prove longer than most of us andci paled. The Press will insist upon a settlement which will secure the fruits of our victory. Nothing is settled till it is settled right. We must have de mocracy at. tho South as well as at the North—equal rights for all secured by equal laws, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, impartial suffrage. Of the profound convictions of the Republican party of Maine, the Press will remain a faithful exponent. The present year will probably witness the exten sion of the telegraph round tho world. The comple tion of that great enterprise will compel a change, which has already begun, in the management of newspapers. The leading features of the world’s history will be registered from day to day by the tel egraph. The expense of * pedal dispatches from all parts of the world will prove too great for single newspapers, and correspondence will regain some thing ot its old importance. Newspaper associations or news agents will assume the task of furnishing the daily dispatches, while correspondents will fur nish details, explanations and illustrations, by mail. The Atlantic telegraph lias already destroyed the system by which our foreign news has for years been furnished by steamer, and already the Tribune has its spocial correspondents established in almost every capital in Europe. We canno. rival the feats of New York journalism but we must be governed by the same considerations. In view of the intimate rela tions existing between Maine and the British Pro vinces by which she is environed, we are happy to announce that “.Spubwiml’b” --t Will be continued. We have also engaged Regular Correspondents in Washington, New York, Roston and Augusta, and occasional correspondents at various points throughout the Stato. During the session of the Legislature, we shall publish Special Dispatches from Augusta every morning, furnishing a synop sis of the previous day’s proceedings. To the people of Maine, and especially to people who have businees relations with Portland, we hope to make the Press more valuable Ibati any paper published outside of the State can possibly be. We shall publish the same telegraphic summary as other New England newspapers. We shall not publish special dispatches from Washington, but we shall have regular correspondence from that poiut, and a Dolly Summary of Maiue News which readers here would be sorry to miss. We shall have Fall and Accurate Market Reports, forwarded by telegraph from al parts of the United States, from Canada, and irom England. A weekly Review ot the Portland markets, and an accurate Report of Maine Skipping, in foreign and domestic ports, will be published as heretolore. There will be NO INCREASE IN THE BRICE Of the Daily Press. For EIGHT DOLLARS A YEAR ! We expect to ftirnish a paper, Tli© Largest in tli© State, and as large a9 in other States is offered for ten or twelve dollars a year. .r. — --- THE MAINE STATE PRESS Is not like many weeklies, a mere waste basket for the leavings ot the daily edition. It is designed to be as carefully made up as if it were a perfectly inde pendent publication. It contains from week to week, the most important articles which appear in the daily, together with a considerable amount of Matter Expressly Prepared for its Columns We shall add to its attractions during the coming year, An Agrtcullural Department, To bo conducted by the Rev. WILLIAM A. DREW, af Augusta, a veteran journalist, widely and favorably known in Maine, and a contributor lor sometime past to the Press over the signature of “Traxi.” Mr. Drew’s special qualifications for this work need no heralding. The Shipping News of the Week Will be published without abridgment in the State Press, as will also the Review of the Portland Markets, And the Brighton Market Reporis. To country traders the weekly report of Portland prices currrent alone will be well worth tbe subscrip tion price. *fn addition to a careftil Digest of General and Stale News, We shall also furnish weekly a page of Miscellaneous Beading for the Family* The weekly edition is made up in eight large pages, of six columns each, and is the Largest Weakly Paper in New England. It is offered to the public at the low price of » DOLLARS A YEAR, invariably in advance. To a club of new subscribers, eleven copies will be sent for twenty dollars, and the same discount it offered to larger clubs. --- NOTICES OF THE PRESS. [From the Eastern Argus, Jan. 2] —The Press appeared yesterday morning enlarged by the addition of 2£ inches to llie length of its col umns. Its make-up has also been changed again, aud on the whole it presented a decidedly improved appearance. Our cotemporary’s ** new clothes” art somewhat larger than ours, but the “ biggest are uol always the best.” [From the Portland Evening Star, Jan. 1.] The Dally Press appears this morning In an en large * form, making it now fully equal in size to an> dally newspaiier in New England. The editor, ii his New Year’s Salutatory, shows that the success 01 the paper for the past year has been most gratifying and we are glad of its prosperity. The return to tin origiual style of arranging the contents ol the paper is one of the most agreeable features of the change. [From the Portland Advertiser, Jan. 2.] The Daily Press appeared yesterday morning in ai enlarged form. 1-t is now fully equal in size to an3 daily paper in New England. In the airangemeui ol reading matter it has returned to the original style which we think quite an improvement in its appear ance. Since the Press has been under the editorial man ageincnt ot Mr. Kichardson, Its editorials have beei high toned aud reliable, wielding a powerful influ encc over its patrons on all politic 1 matters. Hi has taken a lair stand, always discussing topics in 1 dignified manner, yet leaning in all vitai issues witl Ills party. While we cannot always agree w ith all o his political notions, we heartily bear witness to thi ability, character aud culture he has displayed in iti management, aud wish him and the proprietors evei more prosperity in the next year than it has had U the past. Its news is judiciously and carefully selected, am a general culture and literary taste characterizes it contents. As a good family newspaper it has no su perior; and while Mr. Lincoln occupies the city ed 1 tor’s chair there will be no lack of local news, as i is generally acknowledged in that department he ha: no equal in the State. The enlargement argues a prosperous business, a least for * ur cotemporary, and we hope It will neve: be found necessary to curtail the dimensions of thi: enterprising and respectable sheet. [From the Lewiston Journal, Jan. 1.] The Portland Press has Increased it* size equiva lent to an addition of three 01 lour columns. Tliii enlargement, following so closely upon its resurrec tion from the allies of the great fire, shows that tin luinciples it advocates and its efforts to cater to tin literary tastes of its readers are appreciated by tin public. Tho additional sp .ee now obtained will b< devoted to selections from current literature. [From the Bangor Whig.] — The Portland Press was enlarged on the 1st 0 January to about the size of the Boston Daily Pos and Advertiser—which are our largest New Euglam dailies- and it now makes a very handsome appear ance. This evidence of prosperity on the part of si food and reliable a paper as the Press is gratifying t shows, too, that Portland has lost nothing ol vigor enterprise or resource, by the great tire, but that iti course is still onward—that Its business is in fact in creasing, notwithstanding the apparent calamity o last year—and lliat its promise of commercial great ness is certain to be fulfilled. The Press is amon( the best of the New England papers, aud its presen appearance is a credit to tho State. [From Ihe Bath Times.] S5f~ The Portland Press comes out greatly eniarg ed, and we suspect It now gives another settlor to tlu Question which is *‘the principal paper in Portland.* t is bound to distance its competitor*. [From the Worcester (Mass.,) Spy.] The rRE«8.— Among the papers that commence tin now year with enlarged sheets and manifest signs o prosperity, arc the Portland Press and the Hartfori E vein impress. Tlic former is the lai gest and bes daily fn the State of Maine, ami the hitter wc havi long regarded as ono of the ablest of our Connoctlcu exchanges. [From the Bangor Times.] The Portland Daily Press comes to us consid er ibly enlarged and with a return to its old style o make-up.* This enlargement—so soon after thi nt lire—to a size equal with the leading Bostoi «s, speaks favorably for the prosperity of tin city and indicates a good degree of outerprlze on thi port of the proprietors. Tno Press is edited witl ability, has able contributors, and as the leadinj paper of the dominant party, is a power in the land. WANTED. Help Wanted. I 4 NY number of hands will be employed on thin iY work made out of the shop. 1 Apply to J. T. LEWIS & CO., Jafkliw _ No 5 Galt Block. Wanted Immediately ! A First Class Fatly Teaclier! 1 To take charge of the English Department in a | Seminiu v . Apply to D. C., Box 276, ! dc2kdow Saint John, New Brunswick. j Flour Barrels Wanted. ON ami after January M. 1867, wc shall resume the nurehase of f lour llrls. t'OK CASH, at the Office of the Portland Sugar Co., !!» 1.4 Dan forth St. <lc-7Jlm J. U.B1KMVIV & SONS. Flour Barrels Wanted. II7E will pay 30 cents each lbr first class Flour YY Barrels suitable for sugar. LYNCH, BARKER & CO., novlSdtf 139 Commercial street. $5! Agents Wauled! $lO FIVE to Ten Dollars per day, by the Hartford Publishing Co. Box 1606 Portland, Maine. Portland Dec. 17 dim* Wanted Immediately. 4 Good American, Nova Scotia aud Irish 1UU Girls to do housework, cook, 4c., in pri vate families and hotels in thi9 city and country Sit uations sure. The best wages paid. Also 50 Girls to work in Factories. Farmers and others wanting men for any work wili do well to call on us. a? we will sunply them free of charge. Address or apply at the General Agency Employment Office, 351] congress Street, up s>lairs. COX & POWARS. sept26dtt late WHITNEY & CO. AGENTS WANTED, For Frank Moore’s New Work “WOMEN OF THE WAR.” AGENTS will find this a hook of real merit and in trinsic value—SUBJECT NEW—intensely inter esting and exciting. No Work ever attracted and engaged the public mind like thi9. Everybody wants it. and thousands will purchase it as soon as an op portunity is afi'ordod them. Read wliat Agents say of it. One experienced Agent writes: It is the easiest aud pleasantest Book lie ever canvassed for; and says people are delighted with it, the Ladies especially. Another says: “Women of the War” is the book of the season. Another, 137 Orders in Four Days. One reports 17 orders the first, day of canvassing. Intelligent, active Males or Females will find the sale ol this work a pleasant and lucrative employment. This book lias no competitor-—it comes fresh and new to the people. The territory is clean aud clear.— Agents unuerstaud the advantages in this particular. For full particulars send for Circular. Address C. A. CllAPIN, Phoenix Building, Room 13, Boston, Mass. dec!7d&wlm BOARD AND ROOMS. Booms to Let. TWO Front Rooms, well furnished, to lot with board, No. 38 Center Street, opposite Preble House. JaUdlw* Board. A FEW pomlemen boarders cau be accommodated at No 28 Paris stroet. Apply to T. P. S. L>LUK IN Q Ja'shiw* To l»e Lot. PLEASANT unfurnished rooms without board, suitable tor gentlemen and tbcir wived. En quire at No. 5 South street, between 9 and 11 A. M. each day. jan8dtf To Let with Board. A Large Front Parlor at 31 Free Street. Also Lodoino Room with or without Board. jan0d2w* REAL ESTATE. Wood Lot for Sale, SITUATED in tlio town of Freeport, four nillee from the Rail Way Station, containing seventeen acres, all covered with a thrift} growth of young hard wood. 300 cord3 might now be cut. Apply to C. S. Goddard, Morrill’s Corner, West brook ; or F. A. Cox, Brunswick. Address C. S. GODDARD, Portland, Me. Jalld3t* House and Lot tor Sale at Ferry Village, Cape Kliizabetb. WILL be sold at a bargain, If applied for soon, a new 1| story House. Said House is 21 by 31 feet with an L 12 by 22 feet, finished throughout, and situated within sixty rods of the Ferry Otlice. Terms : One half down, the balance in one and two years. Possession given immediately. Apply to ASA T. WEBSTER. Ferry Village, C. E., Jan. 8, 1867. jamid-w* House lor Sale. SITUATED on tlio corner of Lincoln and Anderson Sti eets. It is a new house, one and a hall stories, with an ell—good well of water, &c. House nearly finished. Lot 30 by 69. Price $1,600. Terms easy. Apply to PATTERSON & C’HADBOUJSNE, Dealers in Real Estate, •‘Morton Block,” jan8lw Next above the Preble House. NOTICE. 1 will sell on favorable terms as to payment, or let for a term of years, the lots on the corner ol Middle and Franklin street?, and on Franklin street, including the corner ol Franklin and Fore streets. Apply to WM. HILLIARD, Bangor, or SMITH & REED, Attorneys, Portland, jylktt FOR MAIjE, in Gorham, fifteen minute? walk X1 irorn the Depot, a nearly new, neat Cottage House, Barn and outbuildings,haring all the conven iences and in prime condition. It is situated near a grove and a short distance from the County read. Apply to J.K.ST&VENS. Gorham, July 17. FOE SALE. Grove FA ill Farm • THE above Farm is situated on an eminence over looking the beautiful aud thriving village of Bridgiou Center and within one half a mile oi the business portion. It is pronounced by all who have seen it to lie the best ana most desirable h cation in the County. It comprises 110 acre?, conveniently di vided into tillage, pasturage, w ood laud and timber land: cuts from 45 to 50 tons tirst quality of hay. The buildings consist of a iwo story house, built in 1858, at an expense ol $3,( 00, witu barn and out buildings in good repair. For particulars apply to C. P. KIMBALL, or H. W. GAGE, (lirm of Si rout & Gage,) Portland, BEN JAMIN WALKER. Bridgtou. or to the subscriber. RICHARD GAGE. Bridgton, Dec., 1806. dec 27 eodAwtf First Class Houses for Sale. I \\TE offer for sale the eight first class brick houses, ▼ V recently built by ub, situated on Pine Street, I between Clark and Carleton Streets. ; These houses are thoroughly built, with slate rootb, j brick drains, and marble mantelpieces throughout.— They will be sold at a low price, and on very favora ble terms. Apply at #ur office, No. 274 Dantorth St. J. B. BROWN & SONS, or WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, opposite the PreTBle House. Oe lolier 16,18C6. dtt FARM for Mule. The subscriber offers his farm for sale or will exchange ibr city property. It is a lirst rate farm of 110 acres, with a two story House, in good repair and a new Baru with cellar, 40x60. There is a never (ailing supply oi good water and wood lot. Said lariu is situated on the road irorn Saccarappa to Gorham Corner, about one mile lfoiu the latter place. For fur flier particulars apply i to DOW & JOHNSON, Moulton street, or J. H. I Cook, on the premises. jy27-oodtf vesirauie store loin FOR SALE, N COMMERCIAL ITBIET. rnHE subscribers offer for sale the lot of land on X the southerly side ot Commercial Street, headot Dana’s Wharf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For fur ther pnrticularsduqiiire JONAS II. PER LEY, Oct 18 tf _ or W. S. DANA. For Lease. THE valuable lot of land corner of Middle and Plumb Streets, lor a term of years. Enquire of C. C. MITCHELL & SON, Aug. 28, 1866—dll life1 Fore Street. House for Sale, No 32 Myrtle Street. En quire at No. 8 Central Wharf. ! JBlilL July 12—dtl I Valuable Hotel Property for Sale. rpHE Oxford House, pleasantly situated in the vil I lage ol Frycburg, oxford county, Muinc. is ol fered lor sale ai a bargain, il applied lor soon. The House is large, in good repair, with furniture and nxtures throughout, together with ail necessary outbuildings. For full particulars inquire ot HORATIO BOOTH BY, Proprietor. Or Hanson & Dow, 345 Congress st. Frjreburg, Sept. 2i>, 1*66. dtf Farm for Sale. I .WILL sell my farm near Allen's Comer West brook, about three miles from Portland, one mile from horse cars, aud Westbrook Seminary. Said farm contains about 100 acres, part of it very valuable for tillage, and part ol il for building lots. There is a good house, two large barns, ami out hous es on the premises. It will be sold together, or in lota to suit purchasers CYRUS THUBLoW, sepll-dtl 165 Commercial St. Marbleized Slate Mantles! Superior in Appearance, , j More Durable and at Half the Dr ice of Marble, T. B. STEWART. WM Hi,111 Are. New lark. Send for Descriptive Catalogue with prices, lmdc-lt I*I.l.YO-FOHTE I1^TJR*X,'T,OIW «*VKN on the PIANO J. FORTE, by Miss AGXES MeC. LORD, 447 Congress Street. January^, lsC7. jaBdtf Notice. PERSONS clearing the ruins or digging cellars can ;, .**■ ** 7^ place to deposit their rubbish on I ranklm Wharf. s. ROUNDS, _^l^^-dlf Whmntigei Medical Nolicc. PATIENTS afflicted with Chronic or Surgical dis eases, and who wish to consult Dr. J. At BUZ ZELL, of Gorham, in regard to them, arc informed that ho will be iu tliis City ©very Tuesday, ITotu 10 1 A. M. until 5 P. M., at No. 13, junction of Portland •and Oxford Streets. ,, . He may be found also at his Medical and Surgi cal Institute" Gorham, on all other days of the week, until 1 o'clock P. M. . .... ,,, lie will have for sale at the Institute, and his offlee ' in this City, his Medical Preparations, viz: Jaun dice Bitters. Dyspeptic Remedy Fever Pre ventative, Bjionciiial.Syruf and Hair Restor ative, &e. dec 28 d3tAl WORSTEDS! j 347 CONGRESS STREET. 347 i ^ Fresh Lot ot CHOICE WORSTEDS, now opening by i. 1W. CARTLAND, , 347 Congress Street, January 9, dlw ENTERTAINMENTS. Portland Theatre. I Bidwell Ac Browur* Lekneri At Maudyrn. ■ In accordance with a general desire, the manage ment beg to announce a re-engagcim at lor POMlTIVKI.i- MIX NUIHTN OM, V with the accomplished Artistes, >Xi»ss* Rachel J oliUMOii MR. 11. MACACLB Y, who wl'..ppe*rNdon„^^^n ENX1KELV MONDAY aud TUESDAY EVEN'S I ksbis WEDNESDAY, l.ABi ACBiLbi* « CHUT. TOURS DAY, Hon., o FRIDAY, I.ove Chase aud I.«„ in i,Ju.lij' SATURDAY, last mtinsts of Miss .lolujsoa ami Mr. Macanley. I fr Sec- Daily Programmes. JanlMlw Portland Associates-Ex Fives nJLL UiVE iHKIn TENTH GRAND ANNUAL Firemen’s, Military and Civic Bail! -on Thursday Evening, Jan 17, '07, - AT MECHANICS’ IIALL. Tickets, Si>30, to lie obtained of the COMMITTEE OF ARKANGEMNT8: Leonard Pennell, G. w. D. Pridbam. Wm. llenne»ay, Frank Fickett Augustus L. Chase, 1. W. Downing, Wm. Strong, Geo. F. Whitmore. B. F. Nelson, E. G. Waite, A. D. Fickett, C. W. liean, Andrew Nelson, .1. H. Russell, Alfred J. Haskell. FLOOR MANAGERS : President. L. Pennell, A. 1>. Fickett, Sec'}/, Wm. Hennery, Augustus L. Chase, Wm. Strong, llenj. F. N Don, Andrew Nelson. Music by Chandler'll full Quadrille Baud. janlldet I. A. II • A. The Irish American Relief Associa’n will give a course of SIX ASSEMBLIES, AT MECHANICS* HALL, Commencing Monday Eve’g, dun. 7th, and closing with a GRAND B^LL. Tickets tor the Course, including the Ball, will be $5.00; Evening Tickets, $1.00; Ball Tickets, $1.50. £ir~Mnsic bv Chandler’s full Quadrille Band, D. II. Chandler, Prompter. Dancing lo commence at 8 o’clock precisely. Floor Mancujirs—Thomas Parker, James Rooney James E. Marshall, Robert Dow, Patrick AlcCaierty William H. Kalor. Messrs. O’Riley and Bodkin will take charge of the clothing. __decSldtf Ho for a Sleigh Ride / THE proprietor is now prepared with his BOAT SLEIGH “ENTERPRISE,” to carry parties in or out of the city at the shortest notice. On Wednes day and 8atnrday afternoons, (when ploasaui)wi)l leave head of State Street at 2 o'chick, to carry chil dren and others, at 25cts. i»er hour. Children under twelve (12) vears fifteen cents. N. S. FEliNALD. Portland, Dec 19th, iNkJ. dc22dtf MEDICAL ELECTRICITY DR. W. iT DEMING, Medical Electrician 174 MIDDLE SfREET. Nearly Opposite the United Slates Hetel 117 HE RE he would respectfully announce to ▼ V citizens ol Portland and vicinity, that he s permanently located in this city. During the three years we’have been in this city, we have cured some ot the worst forms of disease in persons who have tried other forms oi treatment in vain, and curiuv patients in so short a time that the question is olUn asked, do they stay cured? To answer this questkn we will say that ull that do not stay cured, we doctor the second time without cliarge. Dr. D. has been a practical Electrician tor twenty one years, and is also a regular graduated uhy siciai, Electricity is perfectly a*hinted to chronic disease*is the form of nervous or sick headache; neuralgia it the head, neck, or extremities; consumption whti in the acute stages or where the lungs are not iuliy involved; acute or chronic rheumatism, scrofula, hi; diseases, white swellings, spinal diseases, curvature ol the spine, contracted muscles, distorted limbs, palsy or paralysis, St. Vitas’ Dance, deafness, stam mering or hesitancy of speech, dyspepsia, indiges tion, constipation and liver complaint, piles—we cure every case that can be presented; asthma, bronchi tis, strictures ni the chest, and all forms of teluale complaints. JBv Electricity The Rheumatic, the gouty, the lame and the lazv leap with Joy, and move with the agility and elastic ity of youth; the heated brain is cooled; the frost bitten limbs restored, the uncouth deformities re moved; faintness converted to vigor, weakness to strength; the blind made to see, the deal to hear and the palsied form to move upright; the bleiuishes ol youth are obliterated; the aocidenth of mature tile prevented; the calamities ot old age obviated and aD active circulation maintained. LADIES Who have cold hanas and feet; weak stomachs, 1am and weak backs; nervous ana sick headache; dizzi ness and swimming in the head, with indigestion and constipation of tho bowels; pain in the side and back; loucoi rhoba, (or whites); failing of the womb with in ternal cancers; tumors, polypus, and all that lonp train ol diseases will find in Electricity a sure means of cure. For painful menstruation, too r.onmc menstruation, and all oi those long line of trouble* with young ladies, Electricity is a certain specific, and will, in a short time, restore the sufferer to the vigor of health. TEETH 1 TEETH 1 TEETH Z Dr. D. still continues to Extract Teeth by Klec TRIOITY WITHOUT pain. Persons having decayed teeth or stumps thoy wish to have removed for reset ting he would givo a polite Invitation to call. Superior Euectbo Maonetic Machines tor salt lor taiully use, with thorough lustra* tions. Dr. D. can accommodate » lew patients with board and treatment at his bouse. Office hours from Bo’cloctfA. M. to 12 M.; from 1 to 6 P. M., and 7 to 9 in the evening. Consultation free. novltl INDIA RUBBER GOODS. HAVING been burned out ot my Rubber Store, 147 Middle St., I would solicit Hie trade of the qitizens ot Portland and vicinity. \ until 1 re-open) to my headquarters, 85 Milk Street, Boston, where aro kept every variety of goods made from India Rubber compiling in part Rubber and Leath er Machine Belting, Steam Packing, Gaskets, Rings, Hose tor conducting ami hydrant purposes, Rubber Clothing of every description, Combs, Bails. Toys, IJndersheetiiig for bed* in cases ot sickness, Rubber boots and shoes, Tubing, Spittoons, Syringes. Gloves and Mittens, Elastic Ring* and Bunds, Piano Covers, Horse Covers with and without hood, Wagon Covers, Air Bed*, Pillows, Cushions, and Lite Pre servers, Mechanics’ Aprons, Rubber Jewelry, ol beautiful patters, and ail kinds of Rubber Goods that may be desired, all of which 1 will sell at manufac turers lowart prices. Please forward your orders tor the present to H. A. HALL, Jul 13eodtf _85 Milk Street, Boston. j ' I have just received from Mr. C. P. Kroll, of New York, one of hie Patent Ilair Brushing Machines, which I have now in operation at my new Shaving aud Hair Dressing Room, No 310 Congress street, oppo site Mechanics' Hall, where also may be found my REPKODUCTOR, NATUKALIZEK, &c. | dclSdtfH. 11. JOHNWOW. Board of Trade—Annual Meeting. rpHE animal meeting of the Board of Trade oi 1 Portland will he held at the new Otter •Cthc Ocean Inauratice ( oiopauy, on MONDAY EVENING, January iith, I8t»7, at 7j o’clock, ibr the choice of othcers tor the on suing year, and t he des patch of such other business as may legally come be fore the meeting. Prompt attendance is desired. M. N. RICH. Secretary. Portland, Jan. 7,186f. dul s T EAM~ i REVIVED SOAPS 1 LEATHE & «OBE, WOULD solicit the attention o» the trade an< ( consumers to their Standard Biand* oi STEAM REFINED SOAPS, -viz: | EXTRA, FAMILY, MO. I, OLELVE, I IIK'IH AI. OLIVE, _ CRANE’S PATENT SODA, A510 AMERICAN CASTILE, j All ot SUPERIORUUAL1T1ES, in packages sulfa ble fir the trade and tamily use. j Importing direct our chemicals, ami using only thf : best materials, and as our goods are manuiaclured I under ihe personal supervision oi our senior partner, who has bad thirty years practical experience In the business, we there lore assure the public with con dance that we CAif and will furnish the Best Goods at the Lowest Prioes I | Haring recentlv enlarged and erected NEW ! WORKS, contains all the modern Improvements, wt are enabled to furnish a supply oi 8eapn of tin ! Beal Ruulillea. adapted to the demand, lor Ex. i port aud Domoatlc Consumption. LEATHE A GORE’S STEAM REFINED SOAPS I SOLD BY ALL THE 1 W holeanle Grocer. Throughout Ihe Stole Leatho & Gore, 307 Commercial Si, 47 A ID Beach Street March MAPnC Oil. anti CANDLE8. | LARD, SPERM AND WIIAM.K OIL, OLIVE, ELAINE AND RED OIL. KEROSENE AND MACHINERY OIL, SPERM & ADAMANTINE CANDLES, A SOAP, For gale by RKADNIIAtV A BATC H, aug 9 —Cm No. 7 Central Whart, Boston. Store to Id‘t. THE GOTHIC STOKE on Congrcaa Street, op poelte Latayettc Sucet. This u one of the beat ! stand* for the Grocery Buaiuca. in the City, I having had a large trade lbr the past ten yearn. Apply u. S. L. CARLETON, | Jan 1 dedtf lit Market Square. AttTIW.N SALES. *• >1. PATTEN We IO., Anlieanri, PLUM STREET. Woolen and Linen Goods, Bluukcts, Shawls, Dress Goods, Ac., At Auction. On Kiblbiliaa Aloud*,, al 10 A. M. OALE COMMENCING on Tuesday, Jan 15, at 2» * over)' <*““* «*• This is the bear stock that has been offered at auc tion this season, consisting of goods selected exbrels ly lor the remil trade, and every lot guaranteed per lect. This Stock consists in j»art, Min n G.maus such I as Linen Shirtings and Shcctinga, Pillow Case Linen* White and Brown Table Damask, Binla Eye Diaper Toweling of every style and qudity, Damaak Nan kins add lK>ylies, Fine Lhicn lidktk, French English and American Vuilta, luabmcie, Long and Square Shawls, Dress Goods in gloat variety. Also Bn ad cloths, Dresk ins, Cassini erea, Plaids, SatUuetis, la dies and Gents Hosiery, together aith a general u» soitiueutoi Dry Goods, all ol which must be sold without reserve. Itrlf^Diie notice will be given ol the commencement day ot salt.*, previous to which the goods will be ready tor examination. No posti>onemeiit. Every lot muat Unsold. JaWtd Stocks at Auction. TJURSUANT U. n license from the Hun. J. A Wa it 4°®*“ ol Prehate for Cumberland couu .It 5* A iudniairalcr ot John M. v" i* "ff“'er Rale at public auction, on ^ ^ tgX mi- »t “ o’clock A. M., Portland " ' H' "OOD * Sos- m 1010 x'rcet, iAi.butt Bonds of the European and North Arnori can Railroad Company. 10 shares Penobscot R. R. Company. 15 shares Portlanu * Rochester luiilioad Co $!)0,40 scrip in do <jo 8 shares Maine Central Railroad Company $1700 Androscoggin a Kennebec Stock Bonds. 8 -Junes Mount Washington Koad. 3 shares York a Cumberland Uuilroud. Terms cash. JOSEPH 1LSLJCY, Portland, Jau. 5,1867—dtd Administrator. Stock at Auctioo. \XTE shall Mt 11 at the office of WM. H. WOOD & \\ SON, on WEDNESDAY, Jan. 16, 1867, at 11 o'clock A. M., 5 shares Portland a Mat hias Steamboat Co. slock. H. HAILEY & SON, Aactioneurtt, Jan 14 ltd Olhco 176 Fore street. J. H. KAILKY, Auctioneer & Commission Merchant AND APPKAISEH, Office 176 Fere St, at Mess. Garter & Dresei’* January 7—dti C. IF. HOLMES, AUOTIONEElt, IlOl) C ongress Street, By Sales of any kind of property In the City or vi cinity, promptly attended to on the must tn\ orable teriim. novtSott DR. CARPENTER, Oculist anil Aurist, Arrived at the u. s. hotel, Portland, Nov. 23d, and will remain till Feb. 1st, where be can be consul led upon Blindness, Ikainess, Catarrh, Bronchitis, Nasal and Aural Polypus, Discnarge from the Ears, Noises in the head, Scrofula, Sore ’£>es, Mims and all Diseases of the EYE, Ear ami Throat. 2JbP~ lu most cases the remedies can be applied at home without interfering with the patients occupa tion. Artificial Eyes Inter fed Without ?ab. CONSULTATION AT OFFICE FREE, jy Dirt letters must contain One Dollar to eusitie an answer. HOME TKSrmONY. The Testimonials below are all received iu this Statu, and can ho readily investigated by those desir ous of so doing. Hundred* of other eoriiiioaios cun be seen at the Dr.’s Office. DEAFNESS. Beljast, Me., Nov 27, I860. During 10years I grew totally deifi In one oar und so deal in the other liiat 1 was unublo u» hear unless addressd very loudly, uud liad «iisagreoab.e noises iu my head. Was obliged to absent my seif from church and society on that account. I consulted un eminent physician in Boston without relief, and supposed 1 must always remain deal, but about two \eors ago 1 applied to Dr. Carpenter; after the application of a course of bis treatment, I could hear a watch tick 6 feet from either ear, and my hearing remains periect. I 1 am 66 years of age, and icside ou High street, Bel fast, Maine, w here any person can see or hear from me. Mi». F. A. LEWIS. We have been acquainted with Mrs. Lewis ft>r years and^know she was deal and now hears, aud believe the above statement to be correct. REV. C. PALFREV, Pastor of 1st Parish, Beiihst. MR. W. M. RUST, • Editor of “Belifcst Age.” [From ike Baity or Whig If Courier.] Troy,Me., Oct. 30. Dr. Carpenter, Dear Sir:—On the 23d ol Feb ruary last, 1 placed my a* It under your treatment lor Disc Large of the Ear, which had continued so long and was so great as to afreet my hearing. After ap plying the medicine prescribed by you two months, my ears were entirely well and remain the same. Most ltespoctfully, Miss SUSAN V. HATHAWAY. BLINDNESS. [From Maine Farmer., In defiance ot physicians and all remedies, I suffer ed excruciatingly from Scrofulous Sore Eves ten years, being frequently confined to a dark room. The remedies Dr. Carpcuier prescribed last September, at Bangor, cured them entirely, and they remain so. KATIE LANG. Passadumkeag, Me., 18C0. [From the Maine Farmer.] 1 was nearly blind with Scrofulous Sure Eyes four years, being contiued to a dark room and suilerisg excruciating pain n great portion of the time. I con sulted many physicians without relief. Dr. Oai i«u tur cured me. My sight is now good. 1 reside in Vassal boro*. Mrs. P. B. LANCASTER. CATABK1I. [From the Kennebec Journal qf Augusta. Augusta, Mu., Jan., i860. I have been cured of Catarrh in Its most dUagien able form, ol many years’ standing, by Dr. « tupon ter. 1 suffered from poms, dullness and tight..ras iu my head, continued diacuurges, great iutueuity iu talking uml breathing, felt ns if 1 had a bad cold the whole tiuie^ and sulk-red intensely to the great im pairment ol my health, and was quite discouiaged, for all* had doctored was of no benefit. But thanks to Dr. Carpenter’s skill. I uow have none ot these troubles. I reside in Whitetield. EPHRAIM MARRINBR. [From the Maino Fanner, j i suffered from Catarrh over 20 years. Isist winter, when 1 consulted Dr. Carnenter. I b id frequont and copious discharges, a bail cough, and my health so much reduced that myself and friends were appre hensive of serious consequences ; but Dr. Carpenter cured mo. 1 am now well, aud free from Catarrh. W. N. SOULE. Cor. Sewall and Court streets, Augusta, Sept. 14,1866. STATEMENTS «>F THE PRESS. All the published Certificates of Dr. Carpenter arc bona jide.—[Maine Farmer. The Certificates, published In our columns, of Iff*. C-ariienter’s cures are bona jit/e to our own knowledge. He Is all he professes to be, and will not humbug or deceive the public.—[Kennebec Journal, Augusta. Dr. Carpenter has entirely cured persons In this city who have beeu under treatment at the Bye and Ear infirmaries without being beuelltlcd.—[UeUast Age. Several marked cure* have come under our observ ation, anil we have conversed with many others who have beeu benefittod by Dr. Carpenter's treatment, and we have become satisfied that lie is skillful in the class of diseases which he treats, and careftil to prom ise only what hecau perform.- [ thmyor Whig I Cour. See other Certificates In City paiosrs. dec 21—dlm&wlt* french Language and Literature TAUOHT BY PROF. LEON DE MONTIER, rjmOM France; graduated in the Aeadcmle de Par is Lniversuie de France. Late Professor In the r ronch Lauauago and Literature In the McGill Uni verslty and High School of Montreal. Canada Last. Proi. LlvON de MONTILR begs leave to say that he Is prepared to give Lessons In tlie above impor tant brancoh of modern education, both lii Sehool* and private families. Classes may also be formed by gentlemen and ladies desirous of acquiring a thor ough knowledge and the fluent speaking of the ; French Language. ProL L. de M.’s method of teaeliing French will smooth in a great port the difficulties of beginners, whilst to more advanced pupils he will impart a pro ficiency oi speaking, together with the pure Parisian accent, so deservedly esteemed by all well educated people. Nothing shall be wanting on the pert of Prof. L. de M. to enable hi* pupils to make the most rapid pro gress, and by his exertions to speak the French lan guage in the shortest time. Applications a-* to the terms may be made by letter ! or otherwise, at 52 Freest, or at Messrs Halley A Noyes Book store, Exchange st. References are kindly permitted by the following: In Port land.—Rev, Dr. Dolton, corner South uud Spring Streets; Kev. E. Holies; Dr. Fitch, 87 State Street; Dr Chadwick 285 Congress Street : Dr. Lud wig ; C. O. Files Esq. Principal of Portland Acade my. January 10. dtf Jackson’s Catarrh Snuff! ELEGANT TKOCIIK nmtk MWV Combined lor Coughs, Catarrh,Brunch it is, Colds, Hoarseness, Asthma, Dad It tenth, Head ache,tic. Instantly relieves annoying Cough* in Church. Cures C'ntui-i h* positively without snek/imj. Valuuhle iuNiugera, Clergy, Ac., dears and elreugthen* the voire ; acts quickly; tastes pleas antly ; never ssuNciiieN. Prevent* taking cold from Skating, l.ecture* Ac. Or* Sold by Druggists or sent by mail Em lose 35 cts’to Hooper, Wilson A CoM (aeplOeodtjunelS’67) „ PHILADELPHIA, i W. W. WUPPlitt Portland,\\ holesale Agt. ! Crossman’s Polish, Crossman’s Polish. Crossnians Union Furniture Polish! | riHIK best in the world for Polishing Mahogany, 1 f . Stair-Posts, Rails, Counters, or any I kind of l iinuture This Polish has been used by Mr CroMRl&n K»r the last twenty yearn, giving perfect sat isfaction to all. li \» warranted to stand a tempera ture of two bund rod degs. of heat, and is not other wise easily defaced. Furniture polhtheil with it will be perfectly dry and ready tbr u.-e in live minutes al ter the Polish is put on. Price Seventy-Kive and Fif ty Cls. |K*r bottle; any one can use it 4»y following the Directions on the bottle. Reference—Messrs C. A L. Frost,Capt Inman,USA, Messrs. Breed a Tukoy, HenJ Stevens, Jr., Wm. Allen, N. M. Woodman. For sale by Burgess, Fobcs A Co, W. F. Phillip* A Co., H. H. Hay A Co, Samuel Rolf, H. W. A A. Dee ring. Manufactory 376 Congress st, up Stairs, opposite head of Green st. S.C. RIGGS, Agent I dec28dtt Portland, Maine.