Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 18, 1867, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 18, 1867 Page 3
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LATEST NEWS! BY TELEOUAPH TO THE I'OUTLAKD DAILY Pl< ESS. -- . - — ■ Friday Morning January 18. 18C7. j --—-" LEGISLATURE OF MAINE. [SPECIAL DISPATCH TO THE DAILY PRESS.] Augusta, Jan. 17. SENATE. Papers from the House were received, and reterred in concurrence. An act to incorporate the Merchants' Ex change Company of Portland passed the Sen ate. The report of the Committee recommending the salary of the Governor to be $2500, was amended by inserting $3000. An order was offered by Mr. Hobson, of Lin coln, that all petitions, orders and bills relating to the assumption of the war expenditures of towus and cities bo referred to a joint stand ing,committee, passed by a vote of 13 to 10. HOUSE. Petitiont received and referred.—Of Samuel Cony and others, to he incorporated as the Maine Safe Heposit Company; of Samuel E Spring and others, lor a general insolvent law; several petitions for collection of interest on taxes, also for alteration of the Maine liquor law. On motion of Mr. Shepley, Ordered, that the Committee on Judiciary inquire into the expe diency of providing h.v law lor right of a limit ed number of peremptory challenges of jurors by parties in civil causes. On motion of Mr. Bickford, of Warreu, the consideration of honoring the memory of Gen eral Knox by purchase of the Knox mansion was referred to a joint select committee. The use of Representative Hall on Friday afternoon, 25th inst., was granted to the ship builders’ Convent ion. This will he an impor tant convention to consider, among other things, the memorializing of Congress for drawbacks on articles used in ship building. Mr. Morris, of Portland, took occasion on •he final passage of the act ratifying the Con stitutional Amendment to state the the reasons for his negative vote, Tlie amendments were inconsistent with themselves. A greater ob jection was that one section recognizes the right of the South to disfranchise citizens for color or race. It was a compromise. It is time we learned the lesson of History that there was no safety in compromising with wrong.— All ouruatiotiul troubles, including the late war, had grown out of this same spirit oi com promise Tlie bill having been enacted in the House goes to the Senate to-morrow. XXXIX CONGRESS—SECOND SESSION Washington, Jan. 17. SENATE. After presentation of the usual petitions Air. Ramsay, from the Committee on Post Offi ces, reported the House joint resolution author izing the procuring of a site for the New vork Poet Office, with an amendment ol lit j£e consequence. Luo amendment was agreed to and the bill goes to the House for concurrence. Air. Ramsey reported the House bill fixing salaries of post route agents at not less than nine or more than twelve hundred dollars.— After debate it was passed. Mr. Chandler called up the bill of last ses sion to establish a ship canal around Niagara Falls. Alter discussion it was made a special order for to-morrow. The bill allowing the Baltimoie & Ohio Railroad to extend their tracks into the Dis trict of Columbia was taken up and passed. Mr. Morrill from the Committee on the Dis trict of Columbia, reported tbe bill to prevent illegal voting in the District, with amend ments. The bill to regulate the appointment of pen sion agents came up. Mr. Fessenden spoke against it until the ex piration of the morning hour, when the bill to regulate the tenure of office came up. Air. AIcDougal spoke against it. The bill regulating the tenure of office was then taken up, the question being on Air. Sumner’s amendment. Messrs. McDoug&l aud others spoke against Air. Doolittle said in the course of the de bate, that at a future time he expected to prove that the policy of the admistiation was the policy of Mr. Lincoln, and from which the Republican party had departed. Mr. Howe said that the gentleman (Air. Doo little) had spent considerable time trying to show that, but thus far the people had failed to see it. Mr. Doolittle said he could demonstrate it from his colleague’s own speech on the ques tion of admitting Arkansas to representation. Mr. Sumner in the course of tbe debate said he thought it wras tbe duty ol Congress to pro tect the loyal people of the country against the President ol the United States, who had be bome an enemy to his country. Mr. Doolittle said such language should not be used toward the Executive. * The Chair decided that the words did not go beyond the usual license of debate. Air. Doolittle appealed from the decision.— The appeal was laid on the table by a vote of 29 to 10. The Senate then at 4:45 adjourned. house. After the transaction of some business of no general importance,'the House weut into com mittee ol the whole, Mr. Cobb in the chair, on the legislative appropriation bill. Mr. Stevens ottered an amendment, as an additional section, extending to tbe Court of Claims the provisions of the act of July 2d, 18(54. which declares that in the Courts of the United States there shall be nip exclusion of any witness on account of colorpHor in civil actions because he is a party to, or interested in the issues tried. After a short discussion it was agreed to.— The committee soon after rose aud reported the bill to the House. Mr. Stevens attempted to introduce an amendment, but the Speaker ruled him out of order. A long debate ensued, at the end of which votes were had on the bill by sections. The appropriation of $40,000 for facilitating telegraphic communication was stricken out.— The bill then passed. The Secretary of the Treasury was instruct ed to report whether the State of Texas had accounted for the money and stores taken by it on the breaking up of the confederacy. A resolution was adopted requesting the Committee on Military Allairs to enquire into the alleged abuses at West Point. The Committee on Ways and Aleans were in structed to enquire into the expediency of makiug the tariff on imported silk goods "spe cific and not ad valorem, v District of Columbia bills were acted upon until 2.40, when Mr. Clark introduced a bill to enable tli'e United States to recover concealed property belonging to the Confederate States. Referred to the Judiciary Committee. Air. Stevens’ reconstruction bill came up, and Mr. Baker spoke at length against the bill. The debate continued for a long time, when tbo matter was postponed. The Senate amendment to the House bill relative to the New York post office site was concurred iu. Alter the transaction of some business of a local natuie the House adjourned. BOSTON ITEMS. Flintier Particular* of the Faxon Swin dle—The National Steamship Company —A New Gold l&ooin—Arrest of Incen diaries. Boston, Jan. 17. Noot, the Jew who secured confidence and money of Faxon by tbe loan dodge, is suppos ed to be secreted in this country somewhere instead of having gone to Europe with his stealings as reported, It has transpired that he succeeded in petting loans from Air. Faxon , to the amount ot over $300,000, instead of $130, 000 as previously reported. Noot not only managed to fleece Faxon with his diamond trick collateral, but indirectly obtained money from other parties with paper which Faxon had endorsed. One party has $60,000, and an other has $90,000 of it. A peculiar feature of tbe case is that the vault of the Safety Deposit Bank in New York, where Noot deposited his valuables, is still locked and tlie key is missing instead of being in possession of Air. Faxon.— It is thought that Noot Las got the key, and that he will turn up when least expected. It is possible that a portion ot the funds are still m the safe. Stock subscriptions to the Nation? 1 Steam ship enterprise footed up $325,000 yesterday morning. * * A uew gold board is about to be started here with rules and regulations similar to the New Y ork board. J wo young ineu, aged sixteen and nineteen years respectively, have been arrested on the suspicion ol having set the recent fires in the town of Malden. Mexican Allair*. ,r . , Galveston, Texas, Jan. 17. Mexican dates of tlie loth state that Marshal Bazaine had issued a circular to the French soldiers in the Mexican service, announcing the return home of the French corps, and ad vising them to decide whether to remain or nor. Bustainente had proclaimed for Juarez, and the city of Tampico had declared for Ortega Great preparations were making at San Luis for the reception ot Juarez. San Francisco, Jan. 17. Letters have been received that Juarez was last heard from at Durango. The Liberals were in quiet possession of Ma zatlan, Guayamas and Lopez. Fires. Ai.bant, N. Y., Jan. 17. An attempt was made to destroy the print ing establishment of Weed,Parsons & Co. last night by tiro, which was discovered and extin guished. . . ... Frankfort, Ky., Jan. Ifi. A fire this evening destroyed the jail and other county buildings and other nronertv — Loss $100,000; insurance small. 1,5 or Peunwylrnuia Legislature. t ,, __ Habbmbttbo, Pa., Jan. 17. in the House of Representatives to-day a re solution was introduced expressing indignatioi at the nomination of Mr. Cowan for Ministei to Austria, charging the President with con ternplatiug a direct insult upon the people o; P ennsylvania, and asking the Republican Sen to r» to oppose Mr. Cowan's confirmation, the storm. New Yobk, Jan. 17. A fierce suow storm, the heaviest known here fur years, set in last night, ami is still urcvailiug with unabated fury. Tbo snow has fallen to the depth ol'over a foot on a level, and the drills are three feet deep. Later.—Suow ceased falling here about night fall. Omnibus sleighs are running through Broadway, and small sleigns in profusion are dying about the up-town streets. The railroad trains are all behind time. There are large quantities of ice in the North and East rivers which greatly impede navigation. ’ „„ . ... Boston, Jan. 17,1P.M. I he storm hull coutinues without any signs ot holding up. About eighteen inches of snow ! has fallen. A heavy north-east gale is prevail ing outside. Some western trains are delayed by snow drifts. II P. if.—The snow storm has ceased and a moderate wind is blowing from the north. Snow fell during the day to the depth of about twenty inches, and is badly drifted. All hut the main streets are nearly impassable. All public travel between the suburban cities is closed, neither trains, horse cars or omnibuses runnili-. No train or boat left for New York or any other place after 2 o’clock vesterday.— No mails have arrived here to-night irom any quarter. No disasters on the coast have been reported as yet. Pkovidbnce, R. L, Jan. 17, A show storm commenced here at 1 o’clock A. M., and has increased in violence and in tensify until now, 2 o’clock P. M. The steam and horse railro;uls are blocked, and the Btreets are becoming almost impassable. Later.—The snow stone that commenced at one o’clock this morning, cleared up at half past ten to-night. It is the heaviest tail of -mow we have had for several years, and is badly drifted by the gale. Business was nearly suspended to-day. No trains have arrived. New Yoke, Jan. 17. The snow storm has ceased, hut a severe gale Is prevailing. The New Haven mail, duo at noon, was three hours late. The trains from Bulfaloand Philadelphia are all behind. New Haven, Conn., Jan. 17, 0 P. M. The heaviest suow storm that has occurred here for ten years lia- prevailed to-day. It commenced last night at midnight, and has just ceased. Snow has fallen to the depth of twenty inches, and being accompanied with a gal' of wind, is very badly drifted, in many places ti the depth of twenty feet. The trains an all the roads are greatly delayed. No train has yet passed over the New London Railroad, but two ttains each way are out endeavoring to cut through. The morning train ou the Ca nal road has just arrived, drawn by two en gines. Only two trains have arrived from New York. The trains on the Hartford road have all passed through about three hours be hind time, drawn by two engines. HUiADViLU!,, III., jaU, lrf. Six inches of snow has fallen here. All the trains Oil the Atlantic & Great Wostern Kail road are late. Pittsburg, Pa., Jan. 17. The trains on the railroads are detained, none arriving from the east. On the Pittsburg road the snow is four feet deep in some places. Philadrlphia, Jan. 17. The trains on all the railroads leading to this city are delayed by the snow. Trains are only able to proceed 7 miles from Baltimore over the Northern Central and Erie roads. Norwich, Conn., Jan. 17—Midnight. Snow commenced falling at one o’clock this morning, and still continues. Over twenty inches have fallen. It is the heaviest snow storm since 1856. Three trains from Worces ter got here to-night several hours late. On fhc New London & Northern road, no trains have got through. The morning trains both ways are stuck al Willi man tie on the Stoning lon, Boston & Hartford Railroads the trains are snowed up. The morning train from Wor cester reached here with three engines, at five o’clock this evening, but it is probable the trains will run regularly on this route to-mor row. The trains on the Bristo' road run un til noon and then suspended. The street cars have been taken off, and few vehicles can he tound in the streets. WASHINGTON OORBESPONDENOE. THE IMPEACHMENT QUESTION The Sinking Fund Bill. Universal Suffrage in the Terri tories. . New York, Jan. 17. The Tribune’s AV ashing tun special says the House Judiciary Committee are holding daily sessions, and it is uuderstosd that they are making some progress with the impeachment business. It is announced to-day by trustworthy per sons that sufficient evidence has been laid be fore the committee to justify Gov. .Ashley’s ac tion looking towards impeachment. The W orld’s AV ashiugton dispatch says Kan lall’s sinking fund bill had a favorable consid eration before the Currency Committee yester 1 ty. An amendment to allow the exchange of United States notes for greenbacks at the Treasury was adopted. It is believed a major ity of the committee are in favor of the substi tution of legal tender notes for the entire Na tional hank note circulation. It is believed that the President has a veto prepared for the bill providing for universal suffrage iu the Territories. The Ways and Means Committee hope to come to a conclusioa on some kind of a gold bill to-day. The Commercial’s AArashiugton. dispatch says the iron aud steel association arc excitiug a powerful pressure on Congress in favor of pro hibitory duties: The curreucv question will not be discussed until next week. Washington Items. Washington, Jan. 17. Horace Greeley had an hour’s interview with the President to-day. Mr. Greeley urged uni versal suffrage. It is understood that the President is opposed to the admission of Colo rado, but not to Nebraska, the latter having a sufficient population. John M. Longstone (colored) of Oberlin, Ohio, has been admitted to practice in the Su preme Court. The American Colonization Society has near ly seven hundred applicants for passage to Li beria iu the spring expedition. The total amount now to the credit of the Patent Office is $300,000. The receipts for cotton for the week ending January lath, are as follows: From New York $3,304,475; from Boston $236,327; from Philadelphia $105,488; from Baltimore $108, 967. At a meeting of the Union National Com mittee to-night, Gov. Ward, of New Jersey presided, and delivered a lengthy address, iu which he said he was conteut to rely upon the action of the present and the succeeding Con gress. 'I lie address was received with much favor by the committee. An adjourned meet ing of the committee will he held to-morrow. Brevet. Mqj. Gen. D. li. Rui ker lias been as signed as Quartermaster General, vice Brevet Brig. Gen. C. H. Hoyt, relieved. Brevet Brig. Gen. Horace Neidehas been or dered to report for duty in South Carolina. FROM EUROPE NEWS BV THE C A B E E. London, Jan. 17, Noon. The Reform League are preparing for anoth er monster trade demonstration. The affair will come off in this city ou the 11th of Febru ary, and is expected to surpass any demonstra tion of the kiud ever made in England. Pebth, Jan. 17. The Hungarian Diet with remarkable unan imity evince a design to break their negatia tionswith Austria, if that Government con tinues to oppose the wishes ol Hungary in in sisting on the army organization scheme, and other measures equally oppressive aud odious to the people. Vienna, Jan. 17. The Presse of this city in an article this morning says a large insurance has been made at Hambnrg on tbe personal effects of Maxi milian to be shipped per steampr Maria to Uagusa. Miscellaneous Dispatches. Philadelphia, Jan. 17. The. City Council has refused to pass a hill prohibiting the street railroad companies from salting their tracks'. This action is believed to have been taken in view of the yearly passes ?bout to be issued. In the Common Council two of the members, Miller and May, had a little niiil, ending in a rough-aud-tuuible fight. The scene was closed by an officer turning off the gas and leaving the grave Cuuucilmen pulling each other’s hair rather promiscuously in the dark. ,T . . , . Cincinnati, Jan. 17. lesterday the ice gorge in the river above here broke and came by here about midnight last night, taking eighteen coal barges with it, and injuring the steamers Argyle, American anil Pine Grove, and the Newport ferry boat. The loss will amount to $100,000. Charleston, Jan. 17. A letter received from Superintendent Heiss at Jacksonville, Fla., states that he is about commencing the construction of a telegraph cable to connect Florida and Cuba. The Feuinn Trial*. Toronto. C. W. Jan. 17. The jury not agreeing ou a verdict in Win. Baker’s case, were locked up all night. When Jie court oueued this morning the jury asked permission to put a few questions to witness Metcalf, turnkey of the jail. From his evi dence it appeared that Baker was looked upon as a person of weak intellect. The jury soon alter returned a verdict of not guilty. Raiifarniion 0f the CoiiHtitnlionnl Amend ment. „ „ D , , _ St. Pace, Jan. 16. .. B«th Houses of the Legislature have ratified the Constitutional Amendment. T. r nr TP*EKA’ Kansas Jan. 17. The Constitutional Amendment was adubt e 1 by a unanimous vote. New York Item*. New York, Jan. 17. i nomas Barcey, one ol the crew ot the vacht Henrietta, has returned. He savs (here" were ufs °n the Henrietta as has been re die second officer, was swept partly overboard but was rescued. ticmlaraP °rC °U t,>e west ba,lk’ No par From Valparaiso. -T1 rr n> it. Ntw York, Jan. 17. The Herald s Valparaiso correspondent says the rumor of an alliance between Spain and Brazil is not credited. lie thinks Cape H0?n the destination of the allied Chilian and Peru vian fleet* which sailed from Valparaiso under Admiral Tucker. Robbery. _. _ Memphis, Tenn., Jan. 16. i be House of Gen. Forrest was en tered and ibed last night ol two gold watches and #2C0. Sinking of the steamer Platte Valley. 100 Persons Drowned. Memphis, Tenn., Jan. 17. The steamer Platte Valley, which left here for Vicksburg this afternoon, struck the wreck of a sunken gunboat and sunk almost to the hurricane deck in about three minutes. She was crowded with passengers a large number of whom wore lost. It is estimated by tho sur vivors that one hundred persons were drown ed. Among the lost was Judge McBride, of .Missouri. A family of fifteen, bound lor Texas, wore lost. Tho Steward and about twenty of the crew are believed to have been drowned. There were some forty womeu and children on board most of whom were lost. A tug boat took oft the survivors from the wreck and brought thorn here. Tke Maryland II. g. Senntorahip. Annapolis, Md., Jan. 17. In the Maryland Legislature to-day there was another joint ballot for U.S. Senator, but no election was effected. --— ■ - • Release of General Sedgwick. , New Orleans, Jan. 17. Orders were this morning sent to Gen. Rey nolds at Brownsville, releasing General Sedg wick and ordering him to his regiment. Nomination of V. g. Menator. . Trenton, N. J., Jan. 17. At a Republican Legislative caucus this evening, Frederick T. Krelinghuysen was nom lted for U. S. Senator. Election of IT. g. Senator. „ . T . San Francisco, Jan. 17. the Nevada Legislature to-day elected James W. Nye U. 8. Senator, K»mu Legislature. Topeka, Kan., Jan. 17. The Senate to-day adopted a resolution re stricting the suffrage to loyal men. THE MARKETS. «■ IUUUCIB1. _ , New York. Jan. 17. The ease in the money market is daily increasing. J The offerings to-day were more liberal than for months. The general rate for all loans early in the day was 7 per cent., but towards the close they were freely offered at 6 percent. The last sales of gold were at 1361 (gj 137. Foreign Exchange quiet and firmer at 109J @ 112. Government securities were steady tliis afternoon, but business generally was light. There was a further improvement in railroads and a better demand generally. A'ow Y«S* Market. New York, Jan. IT. Cotton—Aim but qniet; sales 700 bales. Middling uplands closed at 35c. Flour—dull and drooping and prices not material. ly altered; sa'es 3,200 Dels. ^Wheat— dull; sales 8,000 busl). Amber State at 117°rn—^rra’ 8a^0s 32,000 busb. Mixed Western at Cats—in moderate request. Beet—steady. igPorlt—firmer; sales new mess at 2087$; old do at Lard—steady. * 1 Whiskey—quiet. Groceries—dull. Naval Stores—quiet j’SpIrit* Turpentine at 67 @ 69c. Losin at 4 25 @ 10 tkk Petroleum—quiet andfirm; sales at 20c for crude. Refined bonded at 281 @ 31c. Tallow—quiet. Freights to Liverpool—firm. Chicago markets. .. _ Chicago, Jan. 16. Flonr dua. Wheat 1 @ 2c higher. Corn quiet and steady and 4 higher. Provisions firm. Mess pork at 18 75 @ 19 00. Dressed hogs active and 10 @ 15c higher. Live hogs firm. Ciacianati markets. _ „ . Cincinnati, Jan. 17. Hogs firmer; sales at 7 25 @ 7 75. Mess pork, sales at 20 00 @ 20 50. Bulk moats firmer; shoulders 7|c; sides 93c. Green higher; shoulders 6Jc; sides 8f.— Hams at 10]. Lard is held at 123 @ 12c*. m obilej markets. _ _ , . Mobile, Jan. 17. market is firmer; sales 3,500 bales.— Middling uplands at 32c. New York Stock market. „ _ New York, Jan. 17. Second Board—Stocks steady. American Gold.1.63 U. SHFive-Twcnties, coupons, 1862.167} U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1804.106? U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons, 1865,.106 U. S. Five-Twenties, coupons ’65, new issue.1043 U. S. Ten-Forties, coupons. Missouri Sixes. 93 New York Central,..........108 Erie,. 63 Hudson,...7.7.7. .121 heading.’ ........*.7.7.".*.*.*.*. *1031 Michigan Central,....... 7... 77.7107 • Michigan Southern,. 78 Illinois Central,,. 12o! Cleveland & Pittsburg,. 891 Cleveland & Toledo.124 Chicago & Rook Island. . 77. .7. 1003 Pacific Mall. 16if Afaude Magnolia.—The prettiest thing, the “sweetest thing,” and the most of it tor the least money. It overcomes the odor of perspiration; soft ens and adds delicacy to the skin; is a delightful per fume ; allays headache ami inliam:uiou, and is a nec esnary 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 tors sold in one year is something startling. They v.ould fill Broadway six leet high from the Park to 4th street. Drake’s manufactory is one of the insti tutions in New York. It is said that Drake painted all tiie rocks in the Eastern States with his cabalistic “S. T.—1860—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 diU. They are used by all classes of the com inanity, and are death on Dyspepsia—certain. They are very invigorating when languid and week, and a great appetizer.” Sarato a pring; Water, sold by all Druggists. “In lifting the kettle from the fire I scalded myself very severely—one hand almost to a crisp. The tor ture was unbearable. * * * The Mexican Mus tang Liniment relieved the pain almost immediately. It healod rapidly and left very little scar. CliAS. Foster, 420 Broad street, Philadelphia.” Tliis is merely a sample of what the Mustang Lini ment will do. it is invaluabe in all cases of wounds, swellings, sprains, cuts, bruises, spavins, etc., either upon man or beast. Beware of counterfeits. None is genuine unless wrapped in tire sicel-platc engravings, bear ing the signature of G. W. Westbrook, Chemist, aud the pri vate stamp of Demis Barnes & 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 Kathariou. It makes the hair rich, soft .and glossy, eradicates daud rutl, aud causes the hair to grow with luxuriant beauty. It is sold everywhere. E. Thomas Lyon, Chemist, N. boro toga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. "What Did It? A young lady returning to her country homo alter a sojourn ol'a few months in New York, was hardly recognized by her friends. In place of a rustic Hushed lace, she had a soft ruby complex ion of almost marble smoothness, and instead of 23, she really appeared hut 17. She told them plainly she used Augan’s Magnolia Balm, and would not be without it. Any lady cau improve her appearance very much by using this article, it cau be ordered ol any druggist for 5« cents Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Heimstrcet’s inimitable Hair Coloring ha9 been steadily growing in ihvor lor over twenty years. It acts upon the absorbent* at the roots of the hair, and changes to its original color by degrees. All instan taneous dyes deaden and injure the hair. Heim Mtrocts is not a dye but is certlin in its results, pro motes its growth, and is a beautiful Hair Dressing, Price 50 cents and $1.00. Sold by all dealers. Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. Lyon’s Extract op Pure Jamaica Ginger— for Indigestion, Nausea, Heartburn, Sick Headache, Cholera Morbus, &c., whore a warming, gdnia) stim ulant is required. Its careful preparation ami entire purity makes it a cheap and reliable article for culi »£ry purposes. Sold everywhere at 50 cents per bot Saratoga Spring Water, sold by all Druggists. _ n_ June II, ’6C—eod&wly Warren’s Water-Proof Leather Preservative! Sold Wholesale and Retail by JT* W. MAN8FIELP, Sole Agent) JaSeodlm* 174 Middle St. Bank Notice. THE following are the 1st and 2d Sections of an act ol the Legislature, passed Feb 20, i860: “Section 1. In all cases where the liability of any “bank in this State to redeem its bills would expire “in the year 18G6, but for the provisions of this act, “such liability shall be extended until the 1st day of “March, 1807, except such banks as are now in the “hands of the Receivers.’’ “Sect. 2. The Bank Commissioners shall publish “in one or more newspapers nearest the place where ‘a bank in situated, and in such other newspapers as they may see lit, a notice of the time when the lia ««•!«»-n0f 8U^1 hank will cease for the redemption of «.'«wv\saia l,ot'co to be continued for three months next be loro the time named therefor.” ' biU» "wWcl'i'wonui'i6 followinS banks to redeem their i Star expired in the year lBSfi, and the act extended ,8’by tlle *ir8t section of I the act, extended unl.1 the 1st day of March, 18CT: I Ausmsta Bank,at Augusta Ix>n» n.I, . „ .. I Bath Bank, at Bath. £agk at Bath 1 Bank of Somerset, ton Fal|s Bank, at Skowhegan. Marine Bank * /'ewl8ton' i Northerners I Freemans B’k, at Augusta atn.it__ 1 Granite Bank, at Augusta.OaklandBank anowo1' International Bank, at Gardiner ! at I'ortland. Orono Bank, at Orono ' j Kenduskeag Bank, Skowhegan Bank, at Bangor. at Skowhegan. A. C. BOBBINS, I Bank „ F. E. WEBB, f Cetnmlislouers. | Hot 23, JIM, B«Wl»w3m • REAL ESTATE. FOR, SALE. Grove Hill Farm - THE above Farm is situated on an eminence over looking tbe beautiful and thriving village ot Bridgion Center and within one ball a mile oi tbe business portion, it is pronounced by all who have seen it to be the best and most desirable 1 catiun in tbe County. It comprises llo acres, conveniently di vided into tillage, pasturage, wood land and timber land; cuts from 45 to 50 tons first quality of bay. Tbe buildings consist of a two story bouse, built in 185^ at an expense ot $3,000, with bam and out buildings in good repair. F#r particulars apply to C. P. KIMBALL, or H. W. GAGE, (firm ofatrout & Gage,) Portland, BJadtf JAJ.IIN WALKER. Bridgton. or to the subscriber. RICHARD GAGE. Bridgton, Dec., 1800. dec 27 eod&wtf House aud Lot lor Sale at Ferry Village, Cape Eliizabetli. WILL be sold at a bargain, if applied for soon, a uew 1* story House. Said House is 21 by 31 fl-et with an L 12 by 22 feet, finished throughout, and. situated within sixty rods of the Ferry Otbce. Terms : One half down, the balanco in one and twoi years. Possession given immediately. Amply to ASA T. WEBSTER. Fferry Village, C. E., Jan. 8, 1867. jani>d2w* NOTICE, twill sell on favorable terms as to pa.v mont, or let for a term of years, tbe lots on tbe corner oi Middle aud Franklin streets, and on Fraaiklin street, including tbe corner ol Franklin and Fore streets. Apply to WM. HILLIARD, Bangor, or SMITH & REFJD Attorneys, Portland. jyl2tt FARM for Hale. The subscriber offers bis farm for sale or will exchange ior city properly, it to a first rate farm ot 110 acres, with a two story House, in good repair and a new Barn with cellar, 40x60. There is a never tailing supply oi good water and wood lot. Said (arm is situated 011 the road from Succarappa to Gorham Coyner, about one mile from tbe latter place. For further particulars apply to DOW & JOHNSON, Moulton street, or J. H. Cook, on tbe premises. jy27-eodtf f?OR SAIjE, in Gorham, titu-en minutes walk •T from tbe Depot, a nearly new, neat Cottage House, Barn and outbuildings,having all toeconven iences and in prime condition. It is situated near a grove aud a snort distance from tbe Countv road. Apply to J. E. STEVENS. Gorham, July 17. First Class Houses for Sale. WE offer tor sale the eight first class brick houses, recently built by us, situated on Pine Street, between Clark and Carleton Streets. These houses are thoroughly built, with slate roofr, brick drains, and marble mantelpieces throughout.— They will be sold at a low price, and on very favora ble terms. Applv at our office, No. 274 Danforth St. J. B. BROWN & SONS, or WM. H. JERR1S, Real Estate Agent, opposite tbe Prel >le House. October 16,1866. dtf Desirable Store Lots FOR SALE, nr couhebcial stkbjkt. The nubacrlber* offer for sale the lot of bind ou the southerly side ot Commcivial Street, head ot Dana’s Wharf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For fur ther particulars inquire JONAS H. PEKLEV, Oct 18 tf _ or W. S. DANA. For Lease. THE valuable lot of land corner ol MuhUe and l'lumb Streets, lor a term or years. Enquire of V. C. MITCHELL &- SON, Aug. 28,lfCC-iltl178 Fore Street. fptv House lor Sale, No 52 Myi lie Street. En j; quire at Ne. 8 Central Wharf. IL July 12—ilti Valuable Hotel Property tbr Sale. rpHE Oxford House, pleasantly situated in tlie vil X lage of Frycburg, Oxford county, Maine, is of fered for sale at'a bargain, il applied for soon. The House is large, in good repair, with furniture and fixtures throughout, together with all necessary outbuildings. For full particulars inquire ol HORATIO BOOTHBY, _ Proprietor. Or Hanson & Dow, 345 Congress st. Frycburg, Sept. 29, I860. dtf Farm tbr Sale. I WILL sell my farm near AHcu’s Comer West brook, about three miles from Foil land, one mile from horse cars, ami Westbrook Seminary. Said farm contains about 100 acres, part of it very valuable for tillage, and part ot il for building lots. There is a good house, two large barns, and out hous es on lhe premises. It will be bold together, or iu lots to suit purchasers CYRUS THU BLOW, sepll-dtl 1U5 Commercial St. Daily Press Job Office, 179 Commercial Street. EVERT DESCRIPTION OF BOOK, CARD, & JOB PRIM, Executed with Neatness and Despatch. Having completely refurnished our office since the Great Fire, with all kinds of New Material, Presses, A c., we are prepared on the short est possible notice to accommodate our friends and the public with Posters, Programmes, BILL-HEADS, CIRCULARS, Cards, Tags, Blanks, Labels, I And every description* of Mercantile Jr'rinting-. * We hhve superior facilities for the execution ol £, PAMPHLETS, "Catalogues, &c., Which for neatness and dispatch cannot be surpassed tF* Orders from the country solicited, to which prompt attention will be paid. % Dally Press Job Of lice 179 CoiHfflercial St., Portland, __ N. A. FOSTER, Proprietor PHOTOGltAPHST E. S. WOBMELL formerly No. 90 Middle street, takes pleasure in an nouncing that he will on TUESDAY, JAN. 1, 1867, open his NEW PHOTOGRAPII GALLERY At No. 316 Congress Street, [Opposite Mechanics’ Hall,] where lie will be pleased to wait on his friends and the public Grateful for past patronage, he hopes by strict at tention to business to merit a renewal ot the same. Persons wishing tor FIRST CLASS PICT VB£S of all i tyles ai*l sizes arc invited to call. Picture* colored in Oil, Water Colon and India Ink by one of the best Artist* in the State* Special attention paid to Copying of all descriptions. r^“AU work warranted to give satislactiou. N. By-Work done for Photographers in Ink or Colors at reasonable rates. jaulcodSm GAS AND COAL OIL ri.XTIHMiS E. TARBELL & SON, No. 11 BBOUFIRLD STREET, BOSTON, MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN Chandeliers, Brackets, Lamps, &c. GAS PITTING in all its branches. GAS STOVES, for Cooking and Heating. CHANDELIEBS, LAMPS, &c., Re-Gi Bronzed. no21ood3m as j W. R. Wellcome’s Great German Remedy. PROVES the best Medicine I ever saw for Coughs, Colds, and Bronchitis. It lias cured me of a I .ad **»«• S. IJ. PARTRIDGE. H3F** I fin 1 Wellcome’s G. G. Remedy superior to any Medicine I ever use 1 in lnfiucuzi and Asth ina.. I chtcrful.y recommend it to the suffering. litchtnond, Alt. Mrs. J. li. CON’ANT. I was sick one year, finally had a Council of six doctors, took their prescript.«>ns. I ilien took ouc bottle ot Wcl coine’s G. G. Remedy and cot more heln from it than all else 1 have taken. Watertmcn, Ct E. j. WALTON. n h n L. R. I was afflicted eight months wltli Canker in mouth, throat and Btomach. It assumed an alarm ing form. I had to quit > usincss. I took three bot tles ot Wellcome’s Liver Regulator and am quite an other man. I have resumed business again. Banoor, Me. S. S. NASON. 8 ^*lver Regulator has been worth more than §50 to mv wile, for Live: Complaint. lachmond? A/e. C. WHITE. Wellcome s Liver Regulate • has bee i more than one hundred dollars’ benefit to me, for Liwr com

[il.ilnt long standing. S. LOKING. Ao. Yarmouth, A/e. Your Liver Regulator is all sold. Send us more. The people speak highly of it. Ldtnden, Ale. YOUNG & CUTLER. V. P. C. I regard Wellcome’s Vegetable Paiu Cur er, the best tldug I ever saw lbr Liter nul pain and sore throat and lung . I. WXCHT Augusta, A/e. Scud two dozen more of Wellcome’s Paiu Curer. It is doin* wonders here, and throws Perry Davis’s into the shade. One case ol Sciatic Rheumatism has yielded In it. D. N. KIDDER. Bristol, N. //. Sold by the Tra fe. Prepared by I. C. U ELl.COnE A CO., ^.jan4ood&wtl Vuruioulh, JHe. ROLLI NA A « I L K E Y, At the old stand ol E. Dana. Jr APOTHECARIES, Deering Block, Corner oi Congress and Preble Sts., PORTLAND, ME. Foreign and Domestic Drugs, Chemicals, Fluid Ex tracts, Toilet A * tides, Perfumery, and IXincy Goods. Physician’s prescriptions care I ully prepared, either by day or night. mJ*T: Unaries B. Greenloal, who has been at this numter ot yean, will remain as prescrip aon clerk. sepn-eod^wtt PROSPECTUS, THE FRESS For 1867. With the opening of the new year we p: ejected to the readers of the DAILY PRESS, A Paper Enlarged to the size of the largest New England Dallies. 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 as we have lately been obliged to omit altogether. What the character of the paper thus enlarged will be, its past history will show. The Press was es tablished primarily to represent the Republicau i»ar ty of Maine. It was impossible lor the controlling party of the State to remain voiceless in this city. The Pruss 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 during which aristocracy at the South and democra cy at the North grew up side by side, a period of jealousy and conflict, resulting in an 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 antici patod. 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 the 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 the world. The comple tion of that great enterprise will compel a change, which has already begun, in the management ot newt*p^>ers. The leading features of the world’s history will be registered from <lay to day by the tel egraph. The expense of t 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 dgents will assume the task of furnishing the dally dispatches, while correspondents will fur nish details, explanations and illustrations, by mail. Tii* Atlantic telegraph has already destroyed the system by which our foreign news has for years been furnished by steamer, and already ttie Tribune has its special correspondents established in almost every capital in Europe. We canno: rival the feats o 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 liappy to announce that “ SpubwimUs” Canadian Letters Will bo continued. Wo have also engaged Regular Correspondents in Washington, New York, Boston and Augusta, and occasional correspondents at various points throughout tho Stale. 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 business relations with Portland, we hope to make the Press more valuable than 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 tball have regular correspondence from that point, and a Daily Summary of Maine Slews which readers here would be sorry to miss. We shall have Full and Accurate Market Reports, forwarded by telegraph from al parts of the United States, from Canada, and trom England. A weekly Review ot the Portland Markets, and an accurate Report of Maine Shipping, In foreign and domestic ports, will be published as heretofore. There will be NO INCREASE IN THE PRICE Of the Daily Press. For BICHT DOLLARS A f BAR ! We expect to fiirnisb a paper, The Largest in the State, and as large as in other States is offered for ten or twelve dollars a yoar. ---- THE MAINE STATE PRESS Is not like many weeklies, a more waste basket for the leavings of 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 Agricultural Department, To be conducted by the Ber. WILLIAM A. BREW, of Augusta, a veteran journalist, widely and favorably known in Maine, and a contributor lor some time past to the Press over the signature of “Traxi.” Mr. Drew’s special qualifications for this wsrk need no heralding. The Shipping News of the Week Will be published without abridgment in the State Press, as will also the Revieiv of the Portland Markets, And the Brighton Market Bettor is. To country traders the weekly report of Portland prices currrent alone will be well worth the subscrip tion price. In addition to a careful 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 Iiargrst Weekly Paper In New England. It is offered to the public at the low price of 2 DOLLARS A YEAR, invariably in advance. To a club of new subscribers, eleven copies will be sent lor twenty dollars, and the same discount is offered to larger clubs. NOTICES OF TIIE PRESS* [From the Christian Mirror.] The Press has been enlarged since New Year’s. We arc glad to sec such evidence of prosjwrity. With such Dapcrs as Portland now furnishes we see no need4k importing Dailies from Boston and New York. [From the Portland Price Current.] Tiie Press.—The crowded state of our columns last week prevented us from noticing tho enlagcment and re-arrangement of the columns of the Daily Press, which in its present enlarged form, and witn its excellent editorial management, is certainly the leading journal of Maine, and equal to any in New England; especially when taken into consideration the amount of interesting reading matter that is daily furnished for the money. [From the Qardiner Home Journal.] Enlarged.—The Portland Press was enlarged on the 1st inst., to about the size of the Bo*ton Dailies. This is an evidence of not only the prosperity of the Press, but of Portland as well, for of course the en largement is caused by the increase of advertising favors. The Press is worthy of the patronage it re ceives, is a credit to Portland ami to the State, and we hope increasing years may increase its prosper ity. [From the Eastern Argus, Jan. 2] —The Press appearod yesterday morning enlarged by the addition of 2$ inches to the length of its col umns. Its make-up has also been changed again, and on the whole it presented a decidedly improved appearance. Our cotemporary’s “ new clothes” are somewhat larger than ours, but the “ biggest are not always the best.” [A ivui wo i utoiiiii^ otar, uan. i.j The Daily Pros appear t* this morning In an en large term, making it now fully equal in size to any daily newspaper in Sew England. The editor, In his New Year’.- Salutatory, shows that the success of the paper for the past year ha. been most gratiiying, aud we are glad of its prosperity. The return to the original style of arranging the contents ol the paper, is oue of tuc most agreeable features of the change. [From tho Bangor Whig.) — The Portland Press was enlarged on the 1st of January to about the sizo of tho Boston Dady Post and Advertiser—which are our largest New England dailies- and it now makes a very handsome appear ance. This evidence of prosperity on the part of so good and reliable a paper as the Press is gratilVing. It shows, too, that Portland has lost nothing ol vigor, enterprise or resource, by the great lire, hut that its course is still onward—-that its business is in la“t in creasing, notwithstanding tbc apparent calamity ot last year—and that its promise ol commercial great ness is certain to be fullilled. The Press is among the bcst*>f the >iew England papers, aud its present appearance is a credit to the btate. [From the Bath Times.) • ST#"’ The Portland Press comes out greatly enlarg ed, and we suspect it now gives another settler to the ?uestion which is “the principal paper in Portland.” t is bound to distance its competitors. [From the Lewiston Journal, Jan. 1.) The Portland Press has Increased Its size equiva lent to am addition of three or four columns. This enlargement, following so closely upon its resurrec tion fyom the ashes of the great Are, shows that the principles, it advocates and its etibrt* to cater to the literary tastes ofJta readers are appreciated by the public. The a Idlttonal sp ec now obtained will be devoted to details of important events, and se'ections from current literature. [From the Worcester (Mass.,) Spy.) The Pbbss.—Among the lepers that commence the new year with enlarged sheets and manifest signs of prosperity, are the Portland Press and the Hartford Evening Press. The former is the largest and best daily in the State < t Maine, and the latter we have lon^ regarded as one of the ablest of our Connecticut [From the PertlandAdverliaer, Jan. 2.) The Daily Press appeared yesterday morning in an enlarged form. It is now fully equal in size to any ^ «Klnoo1!.0!,®n8lanr1' In the arrangement i 138 returned to the original style, which we think quite an improvement in its appear ance. 1 Since the Press has been under the editorial man SfS^-Sf If8 editorials have been high toned aud reliable, welding a powerful influ ence over its patrons on all politic 1 matters. He has token a iwr stand, always discussing topics In a dignified mau&ui, yet leaning In all vital luuea with hie party. While we cannot always agree with all ol hie political notions, we heartily bear witness to the ability, character anti culture he has displayed In its management, and wiah him and the proprietors even more prosperity in the next year thanll has had in the past. Its news is Judiciously and carcfhllv selected, and a general culture end literary tasie characterizes its contents. As a good Mindly newspaper it has no su perior; and while Mr. Lincoln occupies the city ed itor’s clunr there will he no lack ol local news, as it Is generally acknowledged in that deportment he has no equal in the State. The enlargement argues a prosperous business, at least tor ur cotemporary, and we hope it will never be found necessarS to curtail the dimensions of this enterprising and Vespectable sheot. [From the ltangor Times.) r ST* The Portland Daily Press comes to ns consid er ibly enlarged and with a return to its old style of “ make-up.” This enlargement—so soon after the great tire—to a size equal with the leading Boston dailies, speaks favorably for the prosperity of the city and indicates a good degree of entesprize on the part of the proprietors. The Press is edited with ability, has able contributors, and as the leading paper of the dominant party, is a power in tho land. [From the Portland Transcript) Tee Daily Press begins the new year much en larged In size; we are glad to see such an evidence of the prosperity of this excellent journal. The Press has swung around the circle to another arrangement of its editorial and news matter; after all, the old second and third- page arrangement, presenting edi torials and nows together was the best. C'lTV NOTICE*^ CITY OF PNMKJtiHfc WHEREAS flic City Council, on the seventh day of Jan., A. D. 1867, passed an onler directing 1lie Committee on laying our and widening bUtmiN to consider the expediency cf widening Franklin St., from Congress to Commercial Street: therefbre, Notice is henby given to all parties interested, that the Joint Standing Committee of the City Council on laying out new streets, will meet to hear tire parties and view the proposed way on the 19th day o; Jan., 1867, at three o’clock in the afternoon, at the corner ol 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 ol January, A. D. 1867. Airo. E. Stevens, * Edmund Phinney, Ambrose Giddinus, Jos. Bradford, Elias Chase, W. P. Files. Committee on Laying out aud widening Streets. janl:M7t Snow to be Removed from Foot way or Sidewalk. Sect. CO.—The tenant or occupant, and in case there should be no tenant, the owner, or any j»erson having the care of any building ur lot ot land border ing on any street, lane, court, square or pisblfc place within the eitv where there is any footing or side walk, shall, after the ceasing to fall of any snow, it in the day time, within three hours, and if m the night time, before ten of the clock of the forenoon, succeeding, cause such snow to be removed from such footway or sidewalk; an . in default thereof, shall tbrleit and pay a sum not less tliau two dollars, nor more than ten dollars; and ior each and every hour [hereafter that the same shall remain on such foot way or sidewalk, such tenant, ocoupant, owner, or other person shall forfeit and pay a sum not loss tlian 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, dec!8dtf City Marshal. ». WINSLOW & CO.’S ZSTEW GROCERY! HAVING moved into our new store, next door be low our old stand, and fitted it for a FIRST CLASS GROCERY, tve beg leave to return our thanks to our numerous patrons for past favors, and inform t hem and the pub lic generally, that while endeavoring to maintain our reputation for s-elling the best of BEEF, and all kinds jf MEATS and VEGETABLES, we have added to jur stock a choice variety of pure groceries, and hope by selling the best of goods At the Lowest Cosh Price*! to merit a fair share of patronage. The same atten tion as heretofore paid to orders for Meats and Vege tables for dinners. Cart will call for orders every morning if desired. S. WINSLOW & CO. No. 28 Spring Street Market. S. WINSLOW. C. £. l'AGE. January 11. d6m New Store.! New Goods I No. IS Market Street, (Formerly Lime Street,) Produce, & Provisions, Teas, Coffee, & Spices. Also a bow and CHOICE STOCK of GROCERIES rad Grocers’ Shelf Goods! S3F* An inspection of my Stock and Prices is re spectfully invited. GEORGE W. HALL. Jan 16—dtf To Let. WHARFAGE and Storage to let on wharf with wide and narrow gauge rail track, and deep water. Apply to J. H. HAMLEN, head Hobson's Wharf. Ja5d3w _A O A HD. THE undersigned having REMOVED from Ware's Hall, will OPEN THIS DAY THEIR NEW STORE No. 3 Free St. Block, And would invito the attention of (he Clothing, Tailoring & Dry Goods Tr ado to their Large and weU Assorted New Stock Foreign & Domestic Woolens, Tailors’ Trimmings, —AND— Gentlemen’s Furnishing Goods! Purohosed the past week for Cash, which will be oflered to the trade at the lawest market prices. Soliciting your patronage, we remain Yours Very Truly, CHADBOURN & KENDALL. January 15, 1867. ' NOTICE. ALL persons indebted to the late Dr. Charles \V. Thomas, are requested to make immediate pay ment to the undersigned, who is duly authorized to collect the same. Office No. 188 Fore Strcot, over Canal National Bank. House No. 55 Danforth Street, corner of State Street. GEORGE A. THOMAS. January 1, l^JT. eod4w Notice. THE undersigned having purchased the Bakery, &c., of Mr. R. Kent, will continue the BAKING BUSINESS ▲T THE OLD STAND, MO. 107 FORK, COR. VINK MTREKT, Whero wo shall be liaapy to sec our old customers, and tie many new ones as may liivor us with their pat ronage. • PEARSON & SMITH. October 1, 1866. dtf The subscriber having disposed ot his Bakery to Messrs. Pearson & Siuiux, would cheerfully recom mend them to his former patrons, being assured that, from their well kuowu reputation, they will continue the business acceptably. And he will take this opportunity to gratefully ac knowledge the luauy favors bestowed upon him by his patrons for many years. REUBEN KENT. October 1.18GG. dtf Horde Railroad. THE stockholders oI the Portland Railroad Com pany are hereby notified that thtdr annual rneei mg will be held at the CAR HOUSE, corner of Spring and Clark streets, on MONDAY, January 21, 1867, a 3 o'clock P. M., lor the choice ot officers, and transaction of any other business that may legally come before them. M. G. PALMER, Portland, Jan. 10,1867—eodtd Secretary. Notice to Band Holders, Mil. 0*DUK0CliKTL Builder, is prepared (o fake coni rads lor building, ciihor by JOB or by DAY WORK, can furnish First Class workmen and matoi Ail of all description. Residence, AMERICAN HOUSE. India Street, For Hand. August 17th, H66 augxO—tf uil ana laahlls. LARD, SrERM AND WHALE OIL, OLIVE, ELAINE AND RED OIL. KEROSENE AND MACHINERY OIL, SPERM & ADAMANTINE CANDLES, & SOAP, For sale by HKAUNI1AW A PATCH, Rug 9—Cm No. 7 Central Wliarl, Boston. STEAM R£FO£D SOAPS ! LEATHE~& GORE, WOULD solicit the attention ol the trade and consumers to their Standard inlands oi STEAM REFINED SOAPS, -viz: EXTRA, F AMILTy no. i. OLEINE, CHEMICAL OLIVE, CKAAi E'S PATENT, SODA, AND AMERICAN CASTILE, Allot SUPERI0RQUAL1T1KS, in packages suita ble fur tlio trade amt lainily use. importing direct our chemicals, and using only the best materials, and as our goods are mauuiaciared under i bo personal supervision ol our seuior partner, who has bad thirty years practical experience in the business, we thcrelurc assure the public with tou dence that we can and will furnish the Best Goods at the Lowest Prices! Having recently enlarged and erected NEW WORKS, coutuing all the modern improvements, we arc Enabled to furnish a supply ot Soup* ol the Best <tuulitie«t adapted to the demand, lor Kx port and Domestic t'ou^uuiptiuui l,r hue a- core's STEAM REFINED SOAPS I SOLD BY ALL THE Wholesale Grocers Thrautfhout the Stale. Leathe & Gore, 397 Commercial St, 47 Si 49 Uracli Street, PORTLAND. MAINE. March 20—dtt <*T*nd your order* for Job Worlt to Dally Pres EN TEKTAIN MEN TS. POSTPONED 2 # _ THE Lecture or JOHN B. GOUGH, Esq., lefore the Mercantile Library Association, i» postponed until lurtler notice, miJSSk®1* having ,eut a dispatch staling that jauTs unW°U 11 *,l'”,cnt lllm from b^ing present. grand ^ .Military and Civic BALL!! The 17th Me. Regiment Association WILL GIVE A GRAND Military and Civic Ball MECHANICS’ HALL, Tuesday Evening, Jan. 22, ’07. Officers and Soldiers and sailors, who served dur ing the recent rebe llion, are Invited to atteud in uni t,rin and *ith the ilistiuctivo badges of their respec tive divisions, corps and associations. finale—('huudler’s Fill Quadrille Baud. BmCKEIS, SH OO, admitting Gentleman and Ladies—to Is: obtained at the usual places or of the Committee. OOL. T. A. ROBERTS, CAPT. 1. A. I'KItHV, MAJOR I£. B. HOUGHTON. jams did Portland Theatre. BidwfU die Browne, Lcawca & .Ylanagcm. In accordance with a general desire, the manage ment beg to announce a re-engagement tor * POBiriVfiLY SIX NIGIITM ONLY with the accomplished Arlisten, Miss Kachcl J oliiiNon MR. B. MACAU LEY, who will appear daring the week in an ENTIRELY NEW PROGRAMME. MONDAY and TUESDAY EVEN’S. LEBBIA. WEDNESDAY, LADY ACDLEY’B »E CKIIT. THURSDAY, Route* ami Juliet. FRIDAY, Love Chase and Lent in Louilou. SATURDAY, last appearance of Miss Johnson amt Mr. Macaulcy. 5££r~S©e Daily Programmes. janlldlw I. A. It. A. The Irish American Relief Asmk ia’n will give a course of SIX ASSEMBLIES, AT MECHANICS' HALL. Commencing Jloiaiiuy Evc’g, Jan. 7th, And continuing each Mondav Evening, closlug with a GRAND BALL. Tickets for the Course, including the Ball, will be $5.00; Evening Tickets, $1.00; Bail Tickets, $1.50. fiti/’"Music by Chaudler’s full Quadrille Band, D. H. Chandler, Prompter. Dancing to commence at * o’clock precisely. Floor Munaytrs—Thomas P&iker, James Rooney James E. Marshall, Robert Dow, Patrick McCaferiv William H. K&lor. Messrs. O’Riley and Bodkin will take charge of the clothing._ dec31dtf Ho for. a Sleigh Hide / THE pi oprietor Is now prepared with his BOAT SLEIGH “ENTERPRISE,” to carry parlies in or out of the city at tlieshortest notice. On Wednes day and Saturday afternoons, (when pleasant) will leave bead of Stato Street at 2 o’clock, to carry eliii uren and others, at 25cts. j»er hour. Children' under twelve (12) years fifteen cents. N. S. FEKNALL). Portland, Dec I9ih, lfcUO. dc22dtf MEDICAL ELE CTH1 CITY DR. W. nT DEMING, Medical Electrician 174 MIDDLE STREET, Nearly Opposite the (Juiced Scale* Hotel WHERE he would respectluliy announce to citizens ol Portland and vicinity, that he a permanently located in this city. Duriug the three years we have been in this city, we have cured some oi the worst forms of disease in persons who have tried other forms ol treatment in vain, and curiny patients iu so Short a time that the question is oiun asked, do they stay cured? To answer this questici we will say that all that do not stay cured, we doctor the second time without charge. Dr. D. has been a practical Electrician lor twenty one years, and is also a regular graduated pkysiciai« Electricity is perlectly adapted to chronic diseases is the form of nervous or sick headache; neuralgia ii the head, neck, or extremities; consumption w hei in the acute stages or where the lungs are not fully involved; acute or chronic rheumatism, scrofula. Lil diseases, white swellings, spinal diseases, curvature ol ike spine, contracted muscles, distorted limbs, palsy or paralysis, St. Vitas' Ipincc. deafness, stam mering or hesitancy ol speech, dyspepsia, indiges tion, constipation and liver complaint, piles—we cure every case that can be presented; asthma, bronchi tis, strictures oi the chest, and all tonus ol leiuale complaints. By Electricity The Rheumatic, the gouty, the lame and the lazy leap with joy, and move with the agdity and elastic* lty of youth; the heated brain is cooled; the frost bitten limbs restored, the uncouth deform i lies re moved; faintness converted to vigor, weakness to strength the blind made to see, the deaf to hear and the palsied form to move upright; the blemishes oi you tn are obliterated; the acuuienth of mature hie prevented; the calamities ot old age obviated and an active circulation maintained. LADIES Who have cold ham.a and leet; weak stomachs, 1am aml weak backs; nervous and sick headache; dizzi ness and swimming in the head, with indigestion and constipation of the bowels; pain in the bide aud back; leueorrkma, (or whites); failing of tlie womb with in ternal cancers; tumors, polypus, aud all that long train of diseases will find in idectricity a sure means of cure. For palmul menstruation, too K»oluse menstruation, and allot 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 neauh. TEETH ! TEETH1 TEETII 2 Dr. D. still continues to Extract Teeth by Elec tricity without pain. Persons having decayed teeth or stumps they wish to have removed lor reset ting he would give a polite invitation to call. Superior Elect ho Magnetic Machines lor sale lor lamily use, with thorough instructions. Dr. D. can accommodate a lew patients with board and treatment at his house. Olhce hours from 8 o'clock A. M. to 12 M.; trom 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 the trade of the citizens ol Portland and vicinity, vuntil 1 re-open) io my headquarters, S3 Milk Street, Boston, where arc kept every variety of goods made trom India Rubber compiling in part Rubber and Leath er Machine Belting, Steam Packing, Gaskets, Rings, Hose lor conducting ami hydrant purposes, Rubber Clothing of every descri; lion, Combs, Balls, Toys. Undershooting for beds iu cases ol sickness, Rubber Boots and Shoes, Tubing, Spittoons, Syringes, Gloves aud Mittens, Elastic Kings and Bands, i'iauo Covers, Horse Covers with aud without hood, Wagon Covers, Air Beds, Pillows, Cushions, and Life Pre servers, Meckauics’ Aprons, Rubber Jewelry, o! beautilul palters, and all kinds ofKubKr Goods that may he desired, all of which 1 will sell at manufac turers lowest prices. Please forward your orders lor the present to H. A. HALL, jul ISeodtf «5 Milk Street, Boston. Waterville Classical Institute. T'HK spring Term will bejin on MONDAY, Feb ruary lliii. For particulars apply to the Principal, or wind lor Catalogue. J. H. HaNSOX, Jan 15—2awd&w4w Principal. GOOD NEWS l FOB ALL! Dry Goods f dD£ DO W/ JUST LOOK AT Lea«h, Parker & Co’s Revised Price List l Very Good, yard wide, Brown Sheeting, 14c Fine, yard wide, Brown Sheeting, 17c Heavy “ “ *s « 9#c Fine M “ Blcacucd “ 90c All the best makes, yard wide, Bleached Sheet ings, 93c Heavy Cotton Flannel, 90c Best quality 11 u 93c Red all Wool “ 33c Gray all Wool u 33c Shining “ 40c White “ 93c ! Balmoral Skirts, 99,00 Prints, » f O to 18c AU wool Blanket*, prpair, $1,00 All wool Cassimere, 73 c former price 91,93 All wool Tweeds, 73c former price 91,00 All wool Plaids, 73 c former price 91,93 Cotton and Wool Plaids, 30 c former price 73c “ “ w 37 c former price 09c “ “ “ 93 c former price 30c Union Beaver, 91,30 former price 99,30 Moscow “ 93,00 former price 97,30 —ALSO— BLACK AND COLORED SILKS, both plain and figured, NI1U nnd Wool and nil Wool Poplin*, Coknrg,, Thibet*, Mohair*, Alpne rn«, I block »nd colored), Cashmere*, All W oal Del,nine*, and in fact all our DRESS ROODS riiI{h,Ctbcmarko“ pric** cunf',rrainK ,0 thc rri"ent All our large stock of # Cloaks at Cost! LEACH, PARKER & GO., o I3eei*ing- Block, CONGRESS STREET. <|nnlo d3w AUCTION MALUM. iQ> PATTEN A CO., Aucliomrr,, PLUM STREET. Special .Notice to Purchasers of Dry Goods. \\r® •*““ *eU fr0™ our stock of Dry Good* at . forenoon trout lu A. M. uutil 1 r. AI. Ai AllUluN i Ulcts Auction sales every aiUruoou,'commencing at 21 oclixJt._ janlddtl E. HI. PATTEN A- CO., Awii#ann PLUM STREET. ’ Woolen and Linen Goods,Blanket*, Shawls, Dress Goods, Ac., At Auction. On Exhibition Monday, at IO A..M. SALE COMMENCING on Tuesday, Jan 15, at 2J P. M., and continuing every aiuunoou until the entire stock is sold. Aids Is the besi stock that has been ottered at auc tion tins season, consisting of goods selected express 'heretail trade, ana every lot guaranteed jer ieec 1 nls block consuls in pail, J .in* u GoOda,suth ae Linen bldiungsuini bheeungs, Pillow Case Linens, i‘*owu fable Damask, birds Eye Diaper ki!wl!*?iueXSIy«!tyl* lu"' duality, Damask Nap and Ameii?-»*?: 5“® Unen ^omli % ^ La .yuiwLiiMLiucic, Lou^ and Square diesand tienu ilomei^itwf^lb“^eu^l £ soiuueiltol DryUoods, all ol wlucli uimst be sold without reserve. C-tr-Due notice will be given ol the commencement day of sale, previous to which the goods will be rellv lor examination. No postponement. LvSTTf must be sold._Jatkltd* J. S. UAIL.KY, Auctioneer & Commission Merchant AND APPRAISER, Office 176 fera St, at Mess. Garter A Dreser's January 7—dtf C. W. HOLMES, AUCTIONEER, .'{09 Congress Street, CS^Sales of any kind of property in the City or vi cinity, promptly at tended to on the moat favorable Usriaa. uovl5utl DR. CARPENTER. Oculist uud Aurist, CAN be consulted at the U. 8. HOTEL, Port land, until F’ebruary 1st, i * upon Blindness, Dcaftiess, Catarrh, Bromide**, Nasal and Aural, Poly pus, J aiirr-*- h orn tho Lars, Noises m the head, bcioiula, Boic Eyes, Pilina and til Diseases of the K YE, Ear and Throat. In most cases the reweiUes can be applied at loine without interfering with the patients occupa ion. • Artificial Eyes Inserted Without Pain. CONSULTATION AT OFFICE FREE, r^*But Letters must contain One Dollar to ensure m answer. HOME TESTIMONY. The Testimonials below are all received in this state, and can be readily invest igated by those dosir >uh of so doing. Hundreds of other cert meat es can Lie seen at the Dr.’s office. DEAFNESS. . Belfast, Me., Nov 27, 1806. During 10 years I grew totaliy deiu in one car and K> deaf in tlie oilier that 1 was unable to hear unless uldressd very loudly, and had disagreeable noises in my bead. Was obliged to absent m> self from church tad society on that accouut. 1 consulted an eminent plivaiciau in Boston without relict, and supposed 1 must always remain deaf, buUabout two years ago I applied to Dr. Carpenter; after the application of a course of fiis treatment, 1 could hear a watch tick 6 feet from either car, and my hearing remains perfect. L am 00 years of age, and reside ou High street, Bel last, Maine, where any person can see or hear irom me. Mrs. F. A. LEWIS. We have been acquainted with Mrs. Lewis for years uid„know she was deal and now hear9, and believe the above statement to be correct. KEV. C. PALFREY, Pastor of 1st Parish, Belfast. MU. W. M. RUST, Editor of “Belfast Age.” [From the Banyor Whig tf Courier.] ^ ^ AHOY, Me., Oct. 30. Dn. Carpenter, Dear Sir:—cm the 2t>d ot Feb ruary last, 1 placed myselt under your treatment tor Discharge of Ore Ear, which had continued so long rnd was so great as to afiecl my hearing. Alter ap plying the medicine prescribed by you two mouths, wy ears were entirely well and remain the same. Most Respectfully, Miss SUSAN V. HATHAWAY. BLINDNESS. [From Maine Farmer., In defiance of physicians and all remedies, I sufier id excruciatingly irom bcroluious Sore Eves ten ► ears, King frequently countied to a dark room. The remedies Dr. Carpenter prescribed last September, at Bangor, cured them entirely, and they remain so. KATIE LANG. Fassaduiukeag, Me., 18CG. |From the Maine Farmer.] I was nearly blind with Scrofulous Sore Eyes four Fears, being confined to a dark room and sutierimr ixcrueiutiug pain a great pur don of the time. 1 con sulted many physicians without relief. Dr. Carpen ter cured me. My sight is now good. 1 reside In Vassal boro’. Mrs. P. B. LANCASTER. CATARRH. [From the Kennebec Journal of Augusta. Augusta, Me., Jan., 1806. I have Ken cured of Caiarin in its most uisagree ablo form, of many years’ stauding, by Dr. f'srpon ler. I suifored from i*ains, dullness and tightness lu my head, continued discharges, great drdicuity in larking and breathing, lclt as it I lard a bad cold the whole time, and suuered intensely to the great im pairment of my health, and was quite discouraged, tor alii had doctored was of no benefit. But thanks to Dr. Carpenter’s skill, 1 now have none ot these troubles. 1 reside in Whiietield, EPHRAIM MARR1NER. [From the Maine Farmer.). I suffered from Catarrh over 20 years. Last winter, whonl consulted Dr. Carpeuter, 1 had frequent and copious discharges, a bad cough, and my health so luucli reduced that myself and frieuds were appre hensive of serious consequences ; but Dr. CarjM-uter cured me. 1 am now well, and free from Catarrh. , W. N. SOULE. Cor. So wall and Court streets, Augusta, Sept. 14,1866. STATEMENTS OF THE PRESS. All tho published Certificates of Dr. Carpenter are bona Jlde.—[MaMU Farmer. The Certificates, published in onr columns, of Dr. Car pouter's cures are bona jute to our owu knowledge, lie is ail he professes to be, and will not humbug or deceive the public.—[Kennebec Journal, Augusta. Dr. Carpenter has entirely cured persons in this cj|y who have boon under treatment at tne Eye and Ear Infirmaries without King Knclitied.—[Belfast Aye. Several marked cures have como under our observ ation, and we Lave conversed with many others who have been bcuelittcd by Dr. Carpenters treatment, find we have become satisfied that he is skillful iu the class of diseases which fie treats, aud caref ul to prom ise only wixat fie can perform.—[Bangor Whig tr Lour. See oilier Certificates in City papers, dec 21—dlin&wlt* Jackson's Catarrh Snuff! ELEGANT TBOCBE aad »NIFF Combined tor Coughs, Catarrh,Bronchitis, Colds, Hoarseness, Asthma, Bad Breath. Headache,<&c. Instantly vellcves annoying Coughs In Church. Cures Catarrhs positively without hxekzino. \ aluabie .o Singers, Clergy, Ac., clears and strengthen* the voice j acts ^uickJv, tastes pleas antly ; *.ever nauseate*. Prevents taking ioiu Irom Skating, Lectures &c. Sold by Druggists or scut oy mail a-t En Jose 35 cts to Hooper, Wilson & Co. (sep i9eoi’.(junelS’67) p llILADF.l.rti i A. \V. W. WHIPPLE, PonLmd.WhulCTal, Agt iiax soy <e wixsloiv>s Steam Mills, Iron Foundry, Ploii^li Mnnuftictopy, to.fo™public that wo arc prepar I f ed to furnish Castings of every description to orticr at short notice. Wc n«>w have on band an as sortment olWmtlow Weights, sled Shoes and other castings. llY-We or. prepared to Ibrnisb Casino for Rail Roa<l Companies nhd Ship Builder* * promptly done**’ Jomtiu*’ a°J Sawing 3. W. HANSON, C. C. WINSLOW. JO York St., Brad of Smith’* Wharf. Jac 1—d TO LET. r AUGE CHAMBER No 4 Floe Street Bloek. Ap Xi ply to al-Mtw*_TOED F. HALE, |g::j JOHN KINSMAN *'J DEALER I!* • GAS FIXTURES —AT— 25 Union St PORTLAND Ang 2# GREAT DISCOVER! I nOGKK*' Excelsior Pain Cnrer. The Best Preparation Ever Wade For tlie following Complaints: ill NERVOUS anil NEURALGIC PAINS, A PLEURISY PAINS, RHEUM iTiav ^.SaCHE. EARACHE, STIFF NECK, Dir,IT^!ATnROAT and AGUE. Comer, Maine. SoKl In Portland by H. n. naY A CO., wool Stale aud rttaw. J«l«u “