Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 18, 1867, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 18, 1867 Page 4
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fJL'Mn*iliii*av te»tory* A fin* Hhave on Hoard the Tic»Tlia|« It teas rather a close shave, that!" said the Colonel, knocking the ashes oif his cigar, and wiping his loug moustache, after a pull at his brandy aud soda-water. The poor fellow was broke afterwards, and died, 1 heard the oilier day; so I don’t mind telling you how it hap pened. It was during one of oar early cam paigns in China. 1 was only a sub then, though expecting every day to iind nr self ira zett -.1 to a company of “ours,” for the fever had knocked over a good many of iny seniors, aud ju^t till t he very last, I bad got off with only a slight touch ol it. llut, alter a long turn of out-post duty, in the middle of those fearim swamps, I was laid on my back by und hy mir ly, and. when 1 was auoni half dead, gut m a lided home. Home I never expected to reacn. My only chance, I knew, was to eaten the next mail steamer from Hong Kong, and the jour ney down there, weak as 1 wdf» 1 believed would do lor me. However, I determined to riik it thou-h it was more than doubtful whether I should get. there, by land, before the l’etliusular aud Oriental boat started. At the eleventh hour, a tellow I knew slight ly, a countryman ol my own, a commissioner or something iu the Chinese service, came to me aud offered me a passage to Hong Kong, from some little port on the coast, where a Chinese gunboat—the Tien-Tsing she was call ed—was waiting lor him. He was ordered home, loo; aud, being a swell, the government had ordered round the Tien-Tsiug to take him. We were to start the next night—it was only a run of some tea hours—aud should catch the steamer at Hong Kong comfortably. I needn’t tell you I accepted Farquhar’s offer like a shot. It was too good to be refused. The next morning found Furquhar and my self on hoard the T;en-Tsing. A rakish-looking little gunboat she was; English built, of course, and commanded by an Englishman, too, in Chinese pay—a fellow who had been something or other, I never knew what, in our mwy. His name was Gurnock. And a very queer iish 1 thought Captain Gur nock was, as he came out of the deck-house to receive us. A tali, thiu individual, bearded to the qyes, iu a uondescript sort ol uniform, a cutlass at his side aud a six shooter iu his belt, looking more like a stage pirate than anything else. , And what eyes! lean see them now. Di rectly he looked at me, I guessed how he came to have leit ones for iheColeelial service. I suppose you fellows know that when ever a man has had delirium tremens—or “D. T.,” a the India going people call it-his eyes almost invariably tell tales. '1 hey get a look after a touch ofD.T., which nothing else, that I know of, can give tlu m. Some fellows, of course, show it more than others; but the look is there ever alter wards, aud, to an old hand, it’s per fectly unmistakable. I thought Uis eyes looked queer, but the mo ment Tie looked at run I knew what made them look 8»>. Our friend had been a bad ease of 1>. T., of toner than once, perhaps. And Captain Uuruqek certainly drank a good deal of rum tin* evening we came on board the gunboat. Wo all three, he. I, and Farquhar the com missioner, sat iu the deck-cabin till about hall pa-.t eleven. We had elected to sleep there on two little solas under mosquito curtains, iu preference to go d >wn to be sniled below—that is, Farquhar aud 1. The captaiusaui ho should be Oti <ieok during the p.issnge, ami take his chance ot a nap. The sea was as smooth as glass, and we would run down to Hong Kong in eight hours easily, he added. This was good news. No fear of missing the mail boat now; aud as I rolled uiyself on to*uiy sola,and secured the curtains cusctully about me, 1 congratulated myself once more on having fitted iu w ith Far quhur. lie hml, like myself, partly undressed, and, cheroot in mouth, turned in on the opposite sofa. Between us was tin* little cabin table, whereon we had deposited our revolvers. Out there, you know, a fellow never dreams of going to sleep without a revolver handy un der his pillow ; but that night, of course, we know tlie re wa savory little likelihood of a pistol being wanted in such a hurry. The gunboat had got uudor way, and was skimining tin quiet sea like a sea-bird. Far quhar and 1 laid awake a while, chatting and smoking, and teliing one another our yarns of the co id try and the ‘pig-tails,” till insensi bly, we both dropped oil to sleep. l was dreaming of home pleasantly enough, fa..eying myself strolling in the summer twi light by the loch by Gousm Annie’s side, when a row on deck had woke me. A noise of scuf fling and stamping, and then a pistol shot. 1 was broad awake when I heard that.— My first thought was that we had come across a, pirate junk, who had mistaken us lor au unarmed despatch-boat; and, gath ering my sell together, i was just about to spring lroui my sola aud secure my revol ver, which just lay out of my reach on the tabic, when suddenly the cabin doors were burst opeu, aud, w ith a yell that made my blood ru i cord, so absolutely unearthly was it, a man, with a drawn cutiass in one hand aud a sumk in ^ six-shooter in the other, rushed in, whirling the heavy cutlass round his head, and blas pheming and yelling like a iicud. This man followed au imaginary foe a'.i around tue deck house. giving point and slashing away like a madman. lc was Gurnock, foaming at the mouth, his eyes blazing like carbuncles aud starting out of uis head, bonc mad or taken suddenly w ith a lit of D. T. budiouly he halted midway between the two solas. As I met the horrible glare of his eyes, J felt that ii was all up with me. Even if 1 i. ;.1. 4» .. l:_ weaker than a kitten—the close-fastened mos quitoc mains would have hindered my spring and once entangled iu them, lie might hat” cut me down without any trouble. To read my revolver was tint of the question; at tin , tirst attempt he would have “putted” me to ; moral; aud to try aud gain the deck was hope less i'Ue frightened crew had probably holt ed below when the first shot, which had woki nu up, was fired. What was I to do? It was hard, altei go.ug through the whole affair without a scratch, to he murdered by a maniac at last— hut that that would be tate 1 never doubted foi a moment. 1 wa., sitting half upright on my little sofa not daring to move—scarcely daring to breathe! Thoughts of the past—thoughts of those neat aud dear to me, Wiiom 1 was never to see again, mingled with strange speculations as to who might got the death vacancy, Hashed like ligntuiug through my brain. Fuoble as I was then, the sweat of this death agony poured down my face like drops of blood. Muttering such words of prayer as men’s lips fashion i a their direst extremity, 1 fell back on my pillow at last. 1 was just in time. Another second, and a bu l< t would have blown my brains out; for at the moment when my head dropped, the mad man tired point blank at lue. i heard the thud of the ball as it buried it self in the bulkhead at my side, aud felt the wind of it across my lace. With the instinct of self-preservation, I lay motionless as a corpse. One sharp slash of the cutlass and the mos quito curtains rouml mo were cut down. And then—theu 1 knew that Gurnock was standing over mo. Never shall 1 forget the moments of horrible suspense which followed. Even now, tome times, iu my sleep, I feel that agony once again. To die thus—I whom the Hu - l ill bullets had spared—who had since carried my life iu my hand so often aud so long —to die like this, helpless, defenceless, after all! Tho whole thing didn't occupy the half of the time it has taken me to tell it to you; but each one ot those ti-w moments during which Gurnock bent over me seemed an age. Death itself was better than tbis°<leath ago ny, surely. More than once 1 had determined to spring on him, and make one struggle, how ever feeble, lor dear life. Aud J think 1 should have done so, if a slight noise behind him hail not startled the madman. He turned sharply round at once, and 1 opened uiy eyes. What follow7.d passed so quickly that it was not lill afterwards that 1 fully understood it all. Farquhar had been roused, like myself, by the pistol shot; but sleeping more heavily than 1, it Had taken him longer to understand what ail tiie row was about. Whin, however, lie s ;w Uunlock standing, cutlass iu hand, beside my soft, he know he had hut one chance to •save me and iriuisclk With his pUiow iu one ban.! he crept cautiously to the foot of his bortu, which was m ured tlie table whereon we had both laid our revolvers,and pushing aside I be curtain, stretched out Jits hand to grasp tlie weapon neatest him. idle slight noise he iM.ide in so doing attracted Guruoek’s atten tion. Liaising his pistol, the latter pulled the trig g< . again. The hammer fell, but no report lbl iowed. The barrel was either unloaded or had miss d fire. Tills saved Fa rqu liar’s life. Fling luo l‘lc cusliiou, which hu<l served hnu for a pillow, and which he still held iu his left hand, full ill the madman s lace, as the latter rushed at him, he ran in under his guard,and with the heavy butt ol Ins own revolver stopped Gur nucii “in his tranks” by one woJl directed blow between the eyefi. Gut the light wasn’t all out of the Captain yet, and lie managed to dray; his adversary down w ith him. i nad sprung to my feet the iiistautGurnovk’s back wa, turned, and now kicked away the heavy cutlass which had fall en from his hand as he w cut down. Once more—smash! came the butt end of I aiqiibai s pistol, and tben tbe other lay mo tionless. And we were sav. d. • it was touch and go, though, Ramsey?” Farquhar sain to me, when tardy assistance had come, anil, bound hand and foot, our would be murderer lay not dead by any means, as I bail at first supposed, but breathing heavily in a sort of stupor. ’ “It was touch and go; for you see, no one could tell that that barrel of iiis was not empty, aud I was afraid to tire for fear of hitting you. However, all’s well that ends well. We shall be at home in less thau two hours; take a pull at my Husk aud turn in again, in the meantime. This beggar won’t gi.e ds any more trouble, aud the crow will got oo lust as well Without him. I suppose tney are used to this sort ol thing ” And in i ten minutes more the commissioner was fast ; asleep again, as though nothing unusual happened Vfe caught the Meaner aU r ghf 7 aim came back to England togethcr-he ■, m I : i he voyage home set me up again as good mi m w, hut it was a long tun. before 1 eouVturn “} "'“'bout a disagreeable reflection ui what huppoued to me uu board the Xicii- I Ding. ’ And Captain Gurnock?” asked some one j as the Oolousj paused, "what became ui him? I supposu jour liicud the commissioner I got him broke?” • Well, no, he didn’t! He was still insensi ble when we lelt him. Farquhar thought he’d I been puuisbeu enough, so ho told me he should 7 say nothing about the affair. It wouldn't have Ken much use if be had, I dare ay. Tbe Cap tain was a good one to light, and, for the rest, tner. were queerer fish among the fellows the mamkiriiu got to do their work even than he. "However, he got broke, as Hold you, for nmd-kin- or other afterwards, aud died not j long ago” | NOTICE. fpHO.IK sufi'ering from that terrible malady t'bil’s X .Hid l ever, wuo have lutberto been unable to biio a remedy, will do well tj write to iue.a.1 oave aiii^o,€lUU',1cule. "Wei. J wi 1 lurnisii to the din.^uia igr live uuliaib. Audrcbb SC'ol£y. PIaius> Westbrook, 31cL,Scare'ondeerihf ^January G, 18o7. 03w« (?5^'Send 5'°Ur »r dob Work to Daily free j MEDICAL. DR. LAROOKAil'S Pulmonic Syrup. fob the cure of * Couglis, Colds, "Whooping Cough, Croup, Asthma, Catarrh, Inilueiw*. Bronchitis, Spitting of lilood, Pleurisy, luitumaUoii of the Lung* or Chest, Pain hi the side, ilight Mvects. Hoarseness, Consumption in its early stages, and all Diseases oi the Throat and Lungs. j las remedy is too well known and too highly 08 t- emeil to require Commendation here. fL is regarded a necessity in every household, and is heat lily endors ed hv the medical Utculty, clergymen of every denoiui natlen, mothers, editors, members oi Congress, uiul many oi our most distinguished men in public and private life. Goughs, Golds, Sore T'kroaU, &o. Letter from Lion. 1). ft'. Gooch, Member qj' Congress Massachusetts. Melrose, July in lbCo. Dr. E. It. Kdig iits —1 >cai Sir • I have used Dr. Larookuh’s Syr up in my family for si.\ years, and have uuud it an excellent remedy lor Coughs, Colds, Sore Throats, t lid all consumptive oompluints, Ac. I have recommended it to several friends, who have received groat benchtsiroin its use. Letter from a well known Boston Druggist if twenty years experience^ and steward of Hanover street M. E. Church: . Boston, March 9,12C6. I)r. E. It. Knights: Having used LA KOo KATES PULMONIC Si K CP my sell and In my tiuidy lor the utst six vears, 1 am prepared to say that it is su perior to any incdi«iiic 1 have ever known, for the positive cure of Coughs, Colds, Jsoro Ahroat mid all similar complaints. A» I take cold very easily, I have hid great opportunity to test the virtues of this valuable remedy, and it lias never FAlLI.it me yet, however violent the disease. Hiving been in the j Drug business for over 20 years, I have hud good op j»ort in lilies of knowing the virt lies of the various med icines sold, and pronounce EAUOOKAH’S SITiUP, I mi: best oi any article ever presented to the public. l ours, W. It. JJOWEN, 8(i Hanover St. CKOUP. Mrs. J. It. r,URsis,ll4 East 23d St., N. V., writes Oct. 9, ltC4: “During last winter three of my chil dren were attacked with Croup, and from the violence of the symptoms, they were pronounced to be in much danger. At the instance of our pisior, liev. Mr. Stiles,! tried Laiookah’s Puhnouic Syrup, which promptly relieved them, and in a very short time they entirely recovered. In gratitude lor tlw henent con ierred. 1 cannot refrain irom making this testimony public.** WHOOPING COUGH. E. W. Mavi i: of Carlo! ou, N. 1*., writes 7 Dec., 1£.*»0V "My son. live years old, was a lew mouths since si inuring greatly from \\ HOOPING COUGH. 1 nev er saw a more distrcssingcase. 1 gave him Ijarookah’s Pulmonic syrup according to directions and soon l»c gan t o see iniprovcment. The <.‘ough became easier— the expectoration freer, and in two weeks the malady was entirely overcome.” HKONCH1TIS AND CATARRH. | A. \V. litmus, writes from whnio-sirip “Eldora"; do.” Maidi II. RCO: ••Having sintered lor four years with Hnmclnus and Oalarrh m tlieir most aggravat ing forms, 1 loci it my duly to state that 1 ha ve been permanently «med l»y the use of tarook all’s Pul monic Syrup. I had paid large sums to physician* and for so tided Cat an ah Remedies, but uniif I used the Syrup I experienced no relief.” SPITTING OF lifJUUD. PRKUJUSY. INFLA TION OF THE RUNGS, PAIN IN THE SIDE NIGHT SWEATS, HOARSE NESS. *kc. From Rev. K. F. Howlf.s, Manchester, N. H.: “The bottle of Dr. tarookah’s Pulmonic Syrup, you so kindly sent me, has boon tried for hoarseness, with very good rcsidts; for this I would conhdetitly recom mend it.” From Rev. IT. A. R.vmpiiku, Nortli Hero, Vt. “I have used Ruiookah’s Syrup, and fcol under obltga t ion frankly t*» acknowledge its excellence. While using your svi up, 1 have enjoyed better health than I laid enjoyed for years. I have had slight attacks or hoarseness, hut the Syrup would soou remove It. i hud it is a mild and safe l emody also in Spasmodic Hilious attacks to which I am eonstit uiionaliy sub ject.” E. W. Fu:ld. Esq., writes Horn Virginia Citv, Colorado, March 11, ltUJ: “1 lbel very grateful lor having .Tarookah’s Pulmonic Syrup near me, my lungs being weak and demanding the most vigilant care. I believe t lie Syrup t ho surest remedy for Pul monary Complaints that lias ever been made availa ble to the .uiuelcd.” CONSUMPTION WONOF.BFUh Cuur. OF A CHILD TWO AND A Him Yi:.\us Old. Guars:—My giaudcliihl, a lit tle girl ol - 1-2 years old, was taken sick in Portland, Me., in January, lrSts. No one could tell wliat was the matter with her. Hut she wasmugli pressed for breath; had a lutnl, tight cough; could uoi raise; her throat troubled hoi greatly; she seemed to be idling up, and though attended by tlie l»ost physicians in Portland, they could nut help her, and she declined; and for some three months was not ox pee ted to live, llcr doctors, and at length lier friends. gave up all hopes of her recovery. She was brought home to my house in Phipsburg, ,.!c. We tried Cod River Oil, but the ohbet seemed rather opposite from goo.l. She now could not move her hand, so reduced was she. 1 was taking Ra rook ah’s Syrup at the time, acd commenced giving it to her, and in a week, she showed quite a change for the bettor, and we continued giving it to her. She gradually improved, and is now a perfectly healthy child. People were astonished to see what cri'oet the medicine had on tills child, and to sec her get well by the use of taroo kali’s Syrup, which we believe to bo the best medicine for Pulmonary com plaints hi the world. Yours, H. RAHAHEE. Phipsburg. Me. Space will permit the publication oi but a tithe o flic certificates which are constantly coming in from all quarters of tlic globe. Patients will lir.d the most conclusive evidence of the value of fliis remedy, hi a tri;il of it, which will cost but a triiie, and which may I yield priceless results. targe bottles #1,00—medium size cents, pro filed by E. It. KNIGHTS, M. D., Chemist, Melrose, Mass., end sold by all druggists. tarsold by W. F. Phillips «& Co., W. W, Whipple & Co., J. W. Pei kins ce Co, Portland; George C. Goodwin & Co, Rosixm, and by all Druggists and Merchants. no&eod&wtt M. *#* T. %* T. %* L MI T I G~A TOR. V\TE would call llic attention of all (o a new eom ▼ ? pound, never before uiicied to the American people. In r. ganl to this tuodlriue we shall sav but little. Its euros are too liiumiroiig, aud its qualities are too well known. Since its discovery its t mv.s in chronic as well as acute cases, is proof suilicieut to tboufriwls who huvo used it el its power and hiipcri ority ovor all medicines now known in America, lor the class of diseases that it is calculated to cure. Mansjtcld’s Vegetable Alitigator Is entirely dideicul and unlike uny ntlicr preparation in existence, and Duly requires a trial to prove 11 wor thy of the high recommendation we claim tor it. Pre pared only by »K. VV. P. mA.tttlTKLD, Portland, me. IHKiE 25 AND 50 CENTS, General Agency and Manufactory No. 27 Groen St. Portland, Me. MANSFIELD’S VEGETABLE M1TIGATOK MANSFIELD’S VEGETABLE MITIGATOli MANSFIELD'S VEGETABLE M1TIGATOK MANSFIELD’S VEGETABLE M1TIGATOR Cures Diphtheria, or Throat Disease; Bronchitis; Klicino otisiu; Pains many form; Pain, Swelling and Silliness of t lie Joints; Pain or Lameness in the Bai'k, Breast or Side. Ac.. Ac. In Fevers, '. anker. Kush, Measles. Fever and Agile, ils virtue is experienced to adiniralion, eslIda) I v among children. It cures Cholera, Cramps, old AN corn ns Sores, Sores exposed to salt water, Sprains. ikshwoiinds.Dyscuurry,Diarrhea. Inilainiiialiou of the Bowels, Neuralgia. Colds, Tooth Ache. Burns. 1 ains in the Stomach, anil alt morbid conditions 01 the system. For internal and external uso. it is. in fact, the must ettcctual family Mcdieiue now known in Ainer lca- aug 22 eod.twbm IP H QiT 0 C.R1 A;P'HI ITS EFFECT IS 1IRACVLOIJS. The old, the young, the middle aged unite to praise HALL’S VEGETABLE SICILIAN* HAIR REN EWER. It is an entirely new scientific discovery', combining many of the most powerful ami restorative agents in tlio vegetable kingdom. We have such confidence in its merits, and are so sure it will do all we claim for it, that we offer $11,000 Reward If the Sicilian Hair Renewer does not give sat isfaction in nil cases when used in strict accord ance with our instructions. HALL’S Vegetable Sicilian Hair JRencwer has proved itself to be the most perfect preparation for tlie Hair ever offered to the public. It is a vegetable compouud, and contains no injurious properties whatever. It is not a Dye, it strikes at the Roots aud fills the glands with new life aud coloring matter. IT WILL RESTORE GRAY HAIR TO ITS ORIGINAL COLOR. It trill keep the Hair from, /ailing out. It cleanses the Scalp, and makes the Hair SORT, LUSTROUS, ANJJ SILKEN IT IS A SPLENDID HAIR-DRESSING! No person, old or young should fail to use it. It is recommended and used by the FIRST MED ICAL AUTHORITY. pp— Ask for Haul’s Vegetable Sicilian Haik Rknkwer, and take uo other. Tho Proprietors offer the Sicilian Hair Re newer to the public, entirely confident that it will bring back the hair to its original color, promote >ts growth, and in nearly all cases where it has fatten off will restore it unless the person is very ug«d. K. p. HALL & CO. ProprieUMT, Nutl.ua, N. B. wr Sold by an Druggist*. Another Change of Base ! Back to the old Middle St. Stand ! Boots, Shoes and Rubbers —AT— OLD TIM R p KICKS!! G. M. KLDKU Sep's leave to inform his fricit(ls, customers and the public generally tluit having rebuilt bis store at IVO. 411 MfDDLK STREET, s now prepared to sell at prices lower than tho Jow >st all ipialiiles and descriptions of Boots, Shots lubbers, etc. ’ llepairmg done as heretofore, and all description ot vorK manufactured to older, hvv-22dtl MERCHANDISE. lumbebT All kinds of SPRUCE LUMBER, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL, Frames and Dimension Lnmber sawed to ol der at short notice. Clapboards, Shingles and Laths. PERKINS, JACKSON A CO., High Street Wharf, 302 Commercial, jan4dtf__foot of High street. COAL. ! COAL ! Coal for Ranges, Furnaces, —AND— PARLOR STOVES, At I,.w Rates far Cash. A small lot of NICE BLACKSMITH’S COAL. ISO TONS LFRP LEHIGH. Also a lot of DRY SLAB WOOD, sawed in stove length, delivered in any part of the city, at$8percord. PERKINS, JACKSON A CO., High Street Wharf, 302 Commercial, j:in4dtf Foot of High street. $8. CHEAP COAL l $8. WE can now offer nice CHESTNUT COAX. at $8.00 per ton, delivered at any part of the city. Also for sale at the lowest market price, Old Co. Lehigh, SUGAR LOAF LFHIGH, For Furnaces. For Ranges and Cook Stoves, John’* While Ash, l>iuAuoit«ly Red Atthy which are free of all impurities and very nice. Also Cumberland ! A cargo just landed, fresh mined, for Blacksmith use. Lehigh Lump, for Foundry Use! fWe keep constantly on hand a full assortment of Choice Family Coal. Those wishing to pur chase largo lots will do well to givo us a call before purchasing. HARD. AND SOFT WOOD Delivered at any part of the city at short notice. Randall, McAllister & «’o., No. GO COM Si EBCIA L ST., oc25dtt n Head of Maine Wharf. Choice Muscovado Molasses r»r\ ) CHOICE MUSCOVADO OU TIERCES > 40 DDES. ) MOLASSES for sale by GEO. S. HUNT, jan8d3w 111 Commercial Street, Southern Pine Floor Boards. A QUANTITY of superior Southern Pine Floor ing Boards, planed jointed ami thoroughly sea soned, and ready for use. Also loathes and long lumber, for sale by F. T. PATTEN, ja8dtf 293 Commercial St. Trinidad, Muscovado and Clayed MOLASSES, in Hogsheads and Tierces; also a full stock of GBOCFKIFB, ILOIU A PROVISIONS lor sale by CUESSEY, PLUMMER & COLE, janl-hl2w 103 Commercial street. Southern Pine. ABOUT HD M very superior Flooring and Step Boards now landing at Custom House Wharf, and for sale iu lots to suit purchasers. Apply to C. M. DAVIS CO., 117 Commercial street. Portland, Nov. 21,1666. * nov22dfcf Coal, Ooai, Coal. JUST RECEIVED and tor sale by the undersigned at their Wharf, Cor. Franklin Wharf & Commercial St, 275 Tons llazclton Lehigli, BROKEN AND EGO SIZE. 300 TONS LOCUST MOUNTAIN EGG AND STOVE SIZE. 300 TONS LOBERY. Free burning and VERY PERK, and all kinds White and Red Ash Coal. These Coals are ot the very best quality, and war anted to give satisfaction. Also, bOO cords ot best quality of HARD and SOFT WOOD* which we will sell at the very lowest prioe and deliver it to any part oi the city at short notice. tST^Uivc us a call and try us. S. ROUNDS & SON. Jan 15th—dtf Southern Pine lumber WE are prepared to execute orders for SOUTH ERN PINE LUMBER, by the cargo, deliver ed with dispatch at any convenient port. RYAN U DAVIS April 17—dtf161 Commercial St. Saint Louis Flour!! CHOICE Now Wheat Family Flour of the most celebrated brands. T. Harrison & Co Plants. Eagle, Brilliant XXX, Dictator, Trapical, Amaranto, Whitmore, FOR SALE BY Churchill, Browns & Manson aug7dtf Trinidad Molasses. a r:n HHDS. PRIME QUALITY TRINIDAD MOLASSES for sale by JLYNCH, BARKER 3c CO., nov23dtf ' 139 Commercial Street. Oat Meal and^ Buckwheat I ff rv BBLS. SUPERIOR NEW OAT MEAL. iAO Barrels Southern Buckwheat, dust received and for sale by CHASE BROTHERS, Head Long Wharf. Dec 18,18G6.—T,T&S2w Flour. Meal. &c. 100 BBLS. Baltimore Family Flour. 100 4i Baltimore extra Flour. 15 44 Rye Flour. 10 44 Buckwheat. 20 half bbls. Buckwheat. 40 bbls. superior new Oat Meal. 25 44 kilo dried Meal. 10 44 superior White Meal (for table use). 1000 lbs. Butter, &c., &c., in store and just re ceived, for sale by CHASE BROTHERS, janoST&Ttf HEAD LONG WHARF. Lea Ac Perrins’ CBIiEBRATED Worcestershire Sauce / PRONOUNCED BV EXTRACT Counniwar. of n letter from a To be Medical Gentleman The “Only at Madras, to bis Brother at (lOOd Sauce !” Worcester, May, 1851. 44Tell Lea & Per And applicable to rins t hat their Sauce is highly esteemed in EVERY VARIETY India, Ind is in my opinion the most pal OF I Ratable as well a* tlie ■Kfc junupiost wholesome DISH. ^■■^“^Sauce that is made.” The success oi this most delicious and unrivaled condiment having caused many unprincipled dealers to apply the name to Spurious Compounds, the pub lic is respectfully and earnestly requested to sec that the names of* Lea & Pekrins .ire upon the Wrap per, Label, Stopper and Bottle. MauuCtcturcd by LEA A FERBIXff, Worcester. John Duncan's Sons, NEW YORK, Agents for the United Stales-. od7dly New Store, U49 Congress Street, (Up Stairs.) JI. W. S1 MONTON & CO., Have Opened a Ladies’ Furnishing Store, con taining a good assortment ot Hoop Skirts, Corsets, Under Clothing, Merino Vest*, Collar*, Cufl», Wonted nn< Fancy Cod*. French Stamping Uoo,e to Order. 3£a4MH!/i'eSii Mreet, (Up Stairs.) Choice Southern and Western FLOUR AVI) CORA ! iur Baic oy Q'BRIOIV, PIERCE & CO., Whalc»alc Dealer., 131 Conncrrinl SC, doc31dly_ _ rORTLAMD, Me. Oysters, Oysters. rpms clay received a splendid lot Virginia Oysters, , A nnd for sale at$1.60per gallon, solid; Hnui orders by mail or express promptly attend- 1 eefto. i OyBters delivered in any part of the city. < H. EltEEMAN & CO., jdacBMIm___1QI Federal Street. To Rent, W"„VSE ou, ,i.'l8U,u' Hou«o Wharf. En novl.Ju LVNCH BARKER & CO, —-T *39 Commercial street. , fffvUaF* 8ty‘? 01 Job worlt neil0y owctttaTal MISCELLANEOUS. R“e^M (Tt al . ——.--— E. T. El den <8c Co., Will Remove to their New Store Wo. 5 Free Street, And will Open on Monday, December 10th, A Large Assortment of Rich and Low Priced DRESS GOODS. AMONG WHICH MAY BE FOUND Black amd Fancy Silks, Thibets—all shades, Plain and Figuared Silk Poplins, Ottoman Cloths, Plain, Striped and Figured Wool Poplins at Very Low Prices, Alpaccas, DeLaines, Prints, £c. A FULL ASSORTMENT OP HOUSEKEEPING GOODS. Shawls, Silk Velvets, Cloths, and Cloaking Goods I One Price and Wo Variation S Laces, Embroideries, Hoiiery and Gloves at Astonishing ly Low Prices ! MOURNING GOODS, Ot every Description. We shall make a BIG BREAK IN PRICES, and Bargains msy be expected! SEWING MACHINES. A Full Assortment at all times ol the Celebrated GROVER k BAKER, Manulacturiug an 1 Fami ly Sewing Machines, ana Machine Findings, at Mannlacturers’ Prices. Every Machiue Warranted to give satisfaction. E. T. ELDENT & CO., Dec 10—dtf 5 FREE STREET. RETURN -OF THE ROYAL INSURANCE COMFY, Of Liverpool, England, For Hie Year 186G, IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE STATUTES OF MAINE. 1. State the name of the Company? Royal Insurance Company. 2. Where located? Liverpool, England. 3. Whoa incorporated? 13th June, 1845. 4. Amount of capital? £2,000,000. Subscribed for, $1,922,300. £ s. d. 5. Amouut of capital actually paid in?. 288,845 00 00 6. Number of shares, aud par value of each? 00,115 issued to public, £3 each paid. 7. Amount ot life risks outstanding? About... 102,802,000 00 00 8. Amount'd' marine risks outstanding? No marine business. 9. Total amount of outstanding risks? _10. Amouut of United States stock or treasury notes owned by the Company? State amount of each kind, and par value and market value cf each. Far Value, Market Value, A— .. per share. per share. $71,000 United States C per cent, stock, 1867. 100 1254 11,965 09 00 75,!>50 do 6 per cent, stock, 1868.... 100 124 12,681 16 07 55,010 do 5 per cent, stock, 1871. 100 97 8,110 05 07 282,000 do 5 per cent, stock, 1874. 100 9 1 41 220 17 02 26,000 do 6 per cent, stock, 1881. 100 104 3,900 00 00 £77,878 00 01 11 Amount of State stock? State amount of each kind, and par value anu market value of each. None. 12. Amount of bank stock? State amount ot each kind, and par value and market value of each. None. 1C. Amount of railroad stocks? State amount of each kind, and par value and market value of each * As per memorandum A attached hereto. 166 209 09 02 14. Amount of railroad bonds? State amouut of each kind, and par value ami market value of each. £40,000 Great Western Railway Bonds. 100 100 40,425 00 00 15. Cash value ol real estate owned by the Company?. 1*5 t<59 14 u0 16. Amount of cash on hand, and in Bank of Liverpool?. 3o!476 09 10 17. Amouut of cash in hands of agents and branches?.51,921 05 10 18. Amount loaned on mortgage of real estate?. 27,500 00 09 19. Amouut leaned on collateral? On Life Policies, with personal and other securities 49,020 09 00 20. Amouut loaned without collateral? None. 21. Amount of ail other investments? *Aa per memorandum U attached hereto_ C51.740 01 07 22. Amount of all premium notes on risks terminated? None. 23. Amount of borrowed money, specifying collaterals given tor same? None. Total./»••••'.. 18 00 24. Amount of losses due and unpaid. None. 25. Amount of losses claimed aud unpaid? None, 26. Amount of losses reported, upon which the liability of the Companv is not determined?.....£20,401 12 02 Included in amount mentioned in reply to question 34. 27. Amount ot* all other claims against the Company? Unclaimed divi idends...£C75 05 09 I Duty collected lor Government not yet due.£17 986 01 09 ! 18,661 06 09 28. Amount of cash received for premiums on lire risks,. .!. *... 414 733 13 00 20. Amount oi' cash received for premiums on marine risks? No marine business.. * 30. Amount of notes received lbr premium on tire risks? None. 31. Amount of notes received for premiums on marine risks? None 32. Amount of cash received lor interest?...*. 21109 19 06 33. Amount of income received Iron? ail other sources? Including £55,bob’ Life Profit’,, 58A45 11 01 34. Amoun t ol lire losses paid last year ! Including umountstaiod m reply to question 26 318,946 00 00 35. Amount ot marine losses paid last year t No marine business 36. Amount of dividends paid last year?......._ 47 877 10 00 Amouut of income tax paid on same ?.'. Vo* pj 04 37. Amount paid for expenses ot office?*.. . . . .. .T. . 11713 06 U1 38. Amount oi other expenditures?.’ [*.**’[*. 104*857 09 07 39. Amount received iu cash for tire risks uot terminated ? About. 074*580 00 00 40. Amouut required to reinsure all outstanding risks? About....!.\'A. I#7*‘*o0 00 00 41. Amount of premium notes on risks not terminated? None.. *. 42. Amount of delinquent notes not charged to prunt and loss? * None. 43. Highest rale of interest received? 9 per ceut. 41. Highest late ot' iuterest paid on money borrowed ? None. 45. How many shares of capital stock are pledged to the Company? None * *— 46. Balance to credit of protit aud loss account? This is iu addition Lo £116 913 02 10 Reserved Fund, making, together, 213,190 10 03,.. * o6 277 C7 05 47. Balance to debit of profit and loss? Noiie. . * 48. How many shariai ot the capital stock arc owned by the Company, or not subscrib- ^ ed tor * 0,880, 49. What amount of the capital consists of the Stockholders’ notes? None. 'Memorandum A Referred lo in Reply to Question 13. £9,055 North Union Hallway A Stock. loo 218 > £ 8 j ?,000 South Eastern Railway 4j i*a cent, preference stock,. .100 951 ( 31 "26 O'* 09 780 Lancashire & Yorkshire Hallway 6 per Ceut. stock,.100 428! I 49.000 Chester & Holyhead Railway sleek.10O 5i ’ 24 no 08 0C 10.000 South Eastern Railway 4J preference stock,. U)0 95? in’nw in no 12.000 Lancaster & Carlisle stock. wo 217 1 ’ 2,000 Laucasier a Carlisle 4J preference siock.UK) 88 J 27,069 18 06 820 £20 shares Merthyr, Tredegar aud Abergavenny Kailway,.. 20 21 5 820 10 do do do do do .. 10 101 I 26,220 00 02 25.000 South Eastern Railway 41 per cent, preference etock kio us! i 25.000 Birkenhead Railway stock.. ggj } 47,041 09 08 'Memorandum B Referred to In Reply to Question 31. £I66,232 00 02 Details of Sundry Investments, Honda, &c. Bonds of Burial Board of Toxteth Park.... 444 M M British and Irish Magnetic TVlozraoh Coninanv. ". 7n r.,.,. .... .... Mersey Dock and Harbor Board*.. . . ,,*1,, is Toxteth Park Board of Health. . City Offices Company,.... b ooo‘ no on £100,000 India 4 per cent. Bonus,. . X“ 5“ 11.000 Cana/dan 5 per cent, stock.•••■..‘.V. 11 158 11 to 2,160 Liverpool Corporation Water Board,.. 0*115 o 4,100 Mersey Docks and Harbor Board Bonds,.5 080 12 05 Bonds ot Burton-on-T’rent Improvement Commissioners,.. 13*302 02 08 Balance ot sundry Loans accounts, secured by various British Railway stocks and shares margin of from 15! t° 52 per ceut. above amount lent. 455,882 02 03 £651,74* 01 07 %■ STEFHEN HIGGINSON, Agent and Attorneyf * 1 AND 3 KILBY STREET, BOSTON. The subscriber has been appointed Agent of the above Company for this City, and Is prepared and ally authorized to take risks on fttildings and Merchandise against loss or damage by FIRE. The Company, ns will be seen by the published Statement, has large means, and is entirely reliable, and losses under Policies issued here, will be adjusted liberally aud paid promptly. Apply to NATUAXIEL F. EEERIltG, Agent, Portland, January 1,1867._OFFICE NO. 19 FREE STREET^

Philadelphia Uak Tanned Leather FIRE HOSE* Military, Masonic and Firemen’s EQUIPMENTS ! Messrs. John L. Shaw & Co., after having been burned out of Federal street, July •1th, baye resumed business in the room over the stoic of J. THEWKSBURY & CO., CORKER OF UnE AN® FORE STREET*, OPPOSITE THE NEW CITY MARKET. Havingprepared a stock of Oak pinned Leathorin Philadelphia, they are now ready to execute all or ders fur Ehilaieljihia Oak Tanned Leather Fire Engine Hose, Double and single riveted, and of all sizes, as used on Steam Fire Engines, Hand Kngiues, Steamboats and Force Pumps. Cttiea, Town, and Corporations can bo supplied with a strong and durable Hose, war ranted equal to any made elsewhere, and on as rea s-mable terms. N. 15.—Fire Buckets. Spanner Belts, Flexible Pipes, Knapsacks, Cartridge Boxes, Pistol Holsters, Ac., made to order. Couplings, Pipes and Nozze's luruished and Hose repaired. movl'dgm MH. REDDY, • MERCHANT TAILOR, AKD DEALT.i: IV CENTS’ FURNISHING- HOODS, No. 1U7 FEDERAL STREET. noJSrrlrS "AwD,Ifiv,rl02Lti!P ,lnCKt assortment of SriSio?.H'.^yyM^Nl.FRENCH and DOMESTIC UiJOTHS, < AbSIMEHES, &c., that can be found in l or Hand. These goods have been selected with pant care and especially adapted to the fashionable trade, iuul at pricesthat can not fail to ideate, and all go<jd» thoroughly shrunk and satisfaction guaranteed. A call is resiHjetlully solicited. Tbankful to friends for past patronage, hoping to merit a continuance of the name. janitdtf_M. H. REDDY, Proprietor. A FULL SUPPLY* -or I* o y Olotliing- I AT TOE ^ew England Clothing: Com., Ufarkct Square. dc8d8lu__E. LEVEEN & CO. A NO. X SPOOL O OTTOIV ! 7 C i:XTS A SPOOL ! — at DAVIS & CO.’S. janl dti Store to Let SPACICIUS, and well adapted for almost any busi ness, ;elng next door to Middle, and theopper store In t*e three-storied Iron i: ront block on Union Street. Conveniences and flnli ,u modern. Enquire at No. 4 Qi jtton Street. janpUwtcodtl' OYSTERS! JUST RECEIVED a cargo of those splendi* NORFOLK OYSTERS, By the Quart, Gallon, Bushel or Cargo ! All in want <if Oysters lor the trade, Parties, Le vees, &e., will tiud it lor interest to call at Head quarters, T\o. 1* Union Wharf. jan7dlw JAJ1KS FREEHAN. $100. $100 WAR CLAIM OFFICE. Patterson & Chadbourne. itlortou llloclc, 2 doors above Preble House. THE new Bounties, unrler the law approved Jul* 28th, 186*i, Incroaso of Pensions, Arrears of Paj\ Prize Money, and all other claims against the Gov* eminent* collected at short notice. The necessary blanks haue been received, and claim ants should tile tlieir claims promptly. Prank G. Patterson, late Lieut, nth. Me. Vols. Paul Chadbourne, late Maj. 1st Me. Cav. Oct 16-dtf n Madame ZADOC PORTER’S Curative Cough Balsam, TRICE, 25 AXD 50 CESTS PER ROTTLE. I'lie Best, Cheapest, uud Most effectual Itemed) for Coughs, Colds, ke, the World has ever produced. Pumly Vegetable, contains no MINERALS, or other DELETERIOUS DRUGS. The Curative Dai.bam is War ranted, it used ue cqfding to DirectiuHs, to Cure in all cases. Coughs, Colds, Croup, Whooping Cough, AHIiiiis, nud all affections ot tlie Throat and Lungs. Madame Zadoc Porter's Pals am Isa Purely Vege table Extectorawt, pre pared with great care and scientific skill, from a com bination of the beat reme dies the vegetable kingdom afford#. Us remedial qualities arc based on its power to assist the healthy and vigorous circulation of the Dined through the Lungs. It enlivens the inusc'es and assists the skin to per form the duties ot regula ting the heat of the system, and in gently throwing ofl the waste substance lrom t the surface of the body i It loosens the phlegm, in { duces free spitting,and will |be found very agrdeable 'to •mIms taste. It is not a vio wanning, searching and effect toe; can be taken by the oldest person or youngest child. If you har.g a Cold, if ever on slight, do not fail to give the Balaam a trial, as the verv low price at which it i* aold brings It In the reach of every one, that they mav always keep itfconvenient for use The timely use of a 25 cent bottle Will often prove to be worth one hundred times its cost. Sold by all Druggists. HALL ft BUCKEL, Proprietors, New York decl8 Tn&F&weow Go to Adams A Puriuton’s FOB your House-furnishing Goods of nit kinds; Carpetings, and a!) kinds ol'Crockcry, Glass, Tin, Stone, Karthern and Wooden Ware, Paper Hang ings, Window Shades, ftc, <£e, no23d3m MISCELLANEOUS] ~ riNELAim. ~ Farm an» fruit L,ANjp#,hlauiildand healthful climate. Thirty miles south Ot i'hil adelph a, bv Kail road, in New Jersey, on the same line ol latitude aa Baltimore, Md. The soil is rich and productive, varying from a clay to a saydy loa u, suitable tor Wheat, Grass, Corn, Tobacco,Fruit and vegetables This is a great frail Qjunlry. Five hundred Vineyards and Orchards have been planted ort by experienced iruit growers. Grapes. Peaches, 1'eai-s &c., produce immense proi i 8, Vineland is already one of the mosr beautiihl places in the United State* The entire territory, consisting ef fifty fainare miles of laud, is laid out upon a general system oi improvements. The land is only sold to actual Bottlers with provision lor public adornment. The place on account tffifs great beauty, as well as other advantages, has become the resort ot j,cuplc eg iatsie. it has increased five thousand people within tbs past three years. Churches. Stores. Schools, Academies, Societies ol Art and Learning ami other elements of refinement and culture have been introduced. Hundreds of people are constantly settling. Jiundreu* oi uew houses are being con structed. Price of Farm Land, twenty acre lots and upwards, S per acre, Five and ten acre and Vil lage lots for sale. Fruits and Vegetables ripen earlier in this district than in any other 1 cality, north of Norfolk, Va.lm proved places tor sale OpeningPtor all kinds ot business, Lnmlier Yards, Manu.actoriea, Foundries, Stores and the like: anu Steam Power with room can be rented. For persons who desire mild winters, a bealtliAil climate, and a good soil, in a country beautifully ini prov d, abounding in fruits, and possessing all other social privilege*, in the heart of civilization, it is wortliv ol a visit. Letters answered, and the Vineland Hnral a papei giving fullintoriuation. and containing reports ol bo lon hob nson, sentto applicants. Address CHAS K. LANDIS, Vineland P. O., Landis Township, New Jersey. From Report ot Solon Robinson, Agricultural Edi tor of the Tribune; . “It is one of the moat extensive * lertile tracts, in an almost level position and suitable I condition tor pleasant farming that we know of tli** side of tie Western Prairi^* seprlod&wfim 37 NEW FIRM! ROBINSON _& KNIGHT ! CLOTHING! e have taken the store 288 CONGRESS STREET, (Opposite the Preble House) Where we have a new stock of cLoroivti —ANI>— FURNISHING GOODS ! The stock embraces FINE, ^OIUM and LOW PRICED CLOTHING, made up in the most fashion able style. A large assortment of the new est styles of GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS is now on baud. dec8 dtf J. & C. J. BARBOUR, Manufacturers aru\JKefliers of Boots, Shoes and Rubbers, NO. 8 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND, HE. Ladies’ aud illiues’ Sergeauil Cali* Room, men’s Fine Calf anil Thick Room. Roy*’, Youths’ aud Children’* Room and Shoe*. Rubber Root* and §kpi of all kii>0«. OAK AND HBMLOtK BUTTING. LACE LEATHElt. noLASsEo ho$e, i:\cm: now RUBBER BELTING, tibBBEll PACKING. Rubber Clothing, Rubber Hose. JOHN BARBOUK. C. J. BARBOUR. E. R. BARBOUR. novy6 dtt Great Fall in Furs ! FROM AN ASSIGNEE’S SALE of new and elegant Furs in Boston, BOUGHT FOR CASH, And cau bo sold CHEAPER thau at any other store. Hudson Bay and American Sable! Nice Grey Squirrel Setts, $13.00, former price $16.00. Silk Velvet Hoods, Beaver trimmed, FOR 84.00, and other Goods in proportion. SHAW BROTHERS, OPPOSITE PREBLE HOUSE. . doc22 tltf Paints, Oils Varnishes, &c. FJLCKETT & GUAY OFFPR FOR SALE AT THEIR STORE, f]\o. 187 Fore Street, ■ib IIITE LEAD, Foreign and American Zinc, Lin IHV' seed Oil, Coacli, Furniture and Florence Yar MBIncs, Japan, Spiriis Turpentine, French Yellow, Venetian Hed, and a full aasotment of Paint Stock of every description, Window Glass, Sheet Lead, and Lead Pipe. Agents for Gardner’s celebrated Copper Paint for vessels’ bottoms. All orders for Painting executed at short notico and satisfactorily. January 1.1867. dfcf “THE PEN I*-MIGHTIER THAN THE 8WORD.” The Gold Pen-Best ard Cheapest of Pens Morton’s Gold Pens! The Best Pens in the World t For sale at his Headquarters, No 25 Maiden Lane, New York, and by every duly-appointed Agent at the same prices. t-fr* A Catalogue, with full description of Sizes and Prices, sent on receipt ct letter postage. no‘20d&w6m A. MORTON. A GREAT BUSH „ -AT I*. M. FROST’S, -FOR BARGAINS! NO BIG PROFITS. NO DULL, TRADE Out Crowds of Customer Who are receiving Blessings bydmving Goods Cheap Blankets at Old Brices l Only 84,75 per pair. Fancy Shirting Flannels! ONLY ,YOc PEB YARD. Good American Prints. 1 Shilling pr, yd. Bleached and Brown Cottons, Ar LOW PRICES! Thibet's, Shawls, Cloakings, Beav ers, Poplins. Ores* Rood* of all Description*. WOOLEN GOODS FOR MEN & BOY’S WEAR! KW All of the above Goods will be offered at a GREAT REDUCTION from regular rates. Remember! No. 4 Deei-in-r Block. Dec 8—d&wtf “Shore Dresses.” LADIES will find the most convenient aud ex peditious wav of making Walking Dresses is to have a “SKIRT LIFTER” adjusted to the Hoop Skirt. MRS L. C. PENNELL, Jan 1 dtf 44 Brown Street. Marrett, Poor & Co., Having taken I he Chambers 311 CONGRESS STREET, AmOTNlNG MECHANICS’ HALT , Are now prepared to offer I heir friends and the pub lic a large and well asorted stock of CABPETIlWS! Paper Hangings CURTAIN GOODS, Ac., Purchasers of the above goods arc respectfully iuvi-> tod toex inline our stock which is New, Clean ami Desirable. JyCfldtf^ l AS -AND NEW YEAR’S. AS THE HOLIDAYS ARE APPROACHING X*. >1. FROST Has a fresh Stock ot Kid Gloves To Offer at Low Prices l .TOO I»rs. of World-renowned Trcfousse, nt only $1,30 300 l‘rs, of L'lothildc, nl only 1.00 No. 4 DeerinK HIocU, CONGRESS STREET. Doc 22—ilftwtt LOWELL & SENTE R, WTLL occupy tlie new Store No. j*®t Con grew Street, corner of Brown Street, aoout Dec, toll], with anew mock of Wnlehc, Jewel ry, Siller null Plutcd Hare, nod Enucy Goods tor Out holiday*. They have rcoccnried their old stand No. t> I Ex dinner wfrcrl. with a complete stock ol !\nnttrnl and Optical Goods. Clironouictors, Watches, Clocks, Fine Tools for Machinist* and Engineers, Ac. C tf-Frtemls tod customers invited to old head quarters. Dec l, 16^—d3w HOTELS. U NITED ^ST ATeF HOTEL, PORTLAND, MAINE, TUMSJK^1rCrtJS£cn,,y Proprietor of the COM the great i.rr^i' “OpSE. (wltidi was destroyed in aml^tlic nnEM l0. X'OO'UXC *» his old patrons will o .eiVior thi':U 1,B ha* lea!*'1 above hold and Mly.'on Saturday A^gi^t'^1^0'1 °‘ t,,B •’llb,ie 8*"“ iMwo^d»iki7s^K2s?;rf?j,^,*,otro,“ee TEBMS rAvon ABLE. aug29-fim_ _ N..J. DAV1S-B Card. METROPOLITAN HOTEL, Washington, L>. c. on account of tlic 1 educed price of provisions, the rate of board at tliis Hotel will be Four Dolla.ru per day from date. POTTS & SHELLEY. January 1, 1867. ja8dliu Oorham House ! GORHAM, MAINE. I RE Subscriber having leased the above House for a term of vears, is prepared to ao- j commodate parties and the public generally, ! and irom hialougixperiense in Hotel koep i mg hopes to receive a liberal share of the public patronage, having kept n Hotel lor more than twenty years. Charges reasonable. Janl5 d3m S. B. BROWN. ———. ' -L- - ! nDDIl'AL. --~ " ' == I CAN BE FOUND AT BIS PRIVATE MEDICAL ROOMS. Vo. 14 Preble Street, Nenrihe Preble llouNf, WHERE he can be consulted prfvatelr; and with the utmost confidence by the afflicted, at hours daily, and from 8 A. M. to i> P. M. Dr. H. addr ib&ed those who are tsuifcring under the affliction of \ rivato diseases, whether arising from impure connection or the terrible vice of sell-abuse. Devoting his entire time to that i>articular branch ot the medical profession, he feels warranted in Guar anteeing a Cure in all Cases, whether of long standing or recently contracted, entirely removing the dregs of disease from the system, and making a per fect aud PERMANENT CURE. He would call the atteution of the afflicted to the feet of his long-standing and well-earned reputation furnishing sufficient assurance of his skill and suc cess. Caution to the Public. Every intelligent and thinking person must know that remedies handed out for general use should have their efficacy established by well tested experience in the hands of a regularly educated physician, who** preparatory studies tit him for all the duties he must fulfil; yet the country is flooded with poor nostrums amt cure-alls, purporting to be the best in the world, which are not only useless, but always injurious, the unfortunate should be I VRTfCULAR in selecting his physician, as it is a lamentable yet incontroverti ble fact, that many syphilitic patients are Elude mis erable with ruined constitutions by maltreatment from iuexi>erieneed physicians in general practice; for it is a point generally conceded by the best svphilogru phers, that the study and management of these come I plaints should engross the whole time of those who would be competent and successful in their treat ment and cure. The inexperienced general practi tioner. having neither opportunity nor time to luak liimself acquainted with their pathology, commonly pursues 011c system of treatment, In most eases mak ing an indiscriminate use of that antiquated and dan gerous weapon, the Mercury. II five Coudilrurc. All who have committed au excess of any kind, whether it be the solitary vice of youth, or the sting ing rebuke of misplaced confidence in mauirer years, SEEK FOR AM ANTIDOTE IN SEASON. The Pains ami Aches, and Latitude and Nervous Prostration that may follow Impure Coition, arc tbe Barometer to th»- w hole system. Do not wait lor the consummation that is sure to fol low ; <lo not wait for Unsightly Ulcers, lor Disabled Limbs, Ibr Loss of Beauty aud Complexion. How Tinny ThouHandu Cmi Tclifj to This by Unhappy Kxperiesce! Young men troubled with emissions in sleep,—a complaint generally the lesult of a bad lnlnt in youth,—treated scientifically and a perfect cute war ranted or no charge made. Hardly a day passes but we are consulted by one or more young men with the above disease, some of whom arc as weak and emaciated as though they had the consumption, aud by then* friends arc supposed to have it. All such cases yield to the proper and only correct course of treatment, and in a short time are made to rejoice in perfect health. Uliddie-Agvd iflni. There are many men of the age of thirty who arc troubled with t»K> frequent evacuations from the blad der, often accompanied by a slight smarting or burn ing sensation, and weakening the system in n man ner the i>atieiu cannot account Ibr. On examining the urinary deposits a ropy sedimout will often be found, and sometimes small particles of semen or al bumen w ill npi*car, or the color will be of a thin milk ish hue. again changing to a dark and turbid appear anec. There are many men who ffle of this difficulty, ignorant of the cause, which is the SECOND STAGE OF SEMINAL WEAKNE88. T can warrant a perfect cure m such cases, and a full and healthy restoration of the urinary organs. Persons who cannot personally consult the Dr., can do so by writing, in a plain manner, a descrip tion of their diseases, and the appropriate remedies Will be forwarded immediately. All correspondence strictly confidential, and will be returned, if desired. Address: DR. J. B. HUGHES, No. U Preble Street, Next door to the Preble House, Portland, Me. jar* Send a Stamp for Circular. Medic Medical Injirmary, TO THE LADIES. DR. HUGHES particularly invites all Ladles, who need a medical adviser, to call at liis rooms, No. Preble Street, winch they will find arranged lor their especial accommodation. Dr. H.’s Electic Renovating Mofflcines are unrival led iu efficacy and superior virtue in regulating all Female Irregularities. Their action is specihfi^aud certain of producing relief in a short time. LADIES will find it invaluable in all cases of ob structions alter all other remedies have been tried in vain. It is purely vegetable, containing nothing in the least injurious to the health, and may be taken willi perfect safety at all times. Sent to any part of the country, with hill directions, by addressing DR. HUGHES, No. 14 Preble Street, Portland. N. B.—Ladies desiring may consult one of tbeir own sex. A lady of experience in constant attend ance. janl.lbtfki&w. CHEROKEE CURE, TBS GSKAT ( INDIAN MEDICINE, Cures all leases caused bj •elf-abuse, vu;er Lou of Memory, Universal Lassi tude, Paine in the Back, Dim ;1MM of Vi Hon, Premature I Old, Age, Weak Nerves, Diffi cult Breathing, Pale Counte nance, Insanity, Coneump low as a sequence of youthful indiscretions. The Cherokee Cnro will restore health and rigor, atop the emissions, and effect a permanent cure alter all other medicines have failed. Thirty-two I'ft'-e pamphlet sent in a sealed envelope, free to any address. Price $2 per bottle, or three bottles for $3. Sold by all drinarists; or will be sent by express to any portion of the world, on receipt of price, by the sole proprietor, Dr. W. E. MEEWUf, 37 Walker St., N. T. r __ Cherokee Remedv. Cam all Urinary Com plaint*, riz: Gravel, Injlam Imotion of the Bladder and Kidneys, Retention of Urine, Strictures of the Urethra, Dropsical Swell ings, Brick Dust Deposits, and all diseases that require a diuretic, and when used in conjunction with the CHEROKEE INJECTION, does not fail to care Gleet and all Mu* cous Discharges U\ Male or Female, curing recent eases in from one to three days, and is especially recommended In those cases of Fluor Albus or Whites in Females. The two medicines used in conjunction will not fail to remove this disagreeable complaint, and in those cases where other medicines have been used without success. Price, Remedy, One Bottle, |2, Three Bottles, $5. “ Injection, “ 44 $2, 44 4 The Cherokee 44 Cure” 44 Remedy" and 44 Injec tion" are to be found in all well regulated drug stores, and are recommended by physicians and druggists all over the world, for their intrinsic worth and merit, ttomo unprincipled dealers, however, try to deceive their customers, by selling cheap aud worthless compounds,—in order to make money in place of these. Be not deceived. IT the drug gists will not buy tbeni for you, write to us, and we will send them io you by express, securely packed anti free from observation. We treat all diseases to which the human system is subject, arid will be pleased to receive full and explicit statements from those who have fulled to receive relief heretofore. Ladies or gentlemen can address ns in perfect con fidence. We desire to send our thirty-two pace pamphlet free to every lady and gentleman in tho land. Address all letters for pamphlets, medicines, or advice, to the sole proprietor, 40 Dr. W. K. 1CEEW1N. 37 Walker 8t„ H. T. IMPORTANT to LUMBERMEN Owners of Hemlock Lands! TAKE AM ElUCAN PATENTED IMPROVEMENT 1 TAN NINO COMPANY, ol Now York, own the exclusive right ill the United States for the manufac ture of an imperishable “EXTRACT” from Hemlock Bark for tannin? purjKMH**. The Burk Extract is now extensively used among Tanners, and the de mand lor it rapidly increasing. It commands a ready sale in the Boston, New York and Philadelphia mar kets, at slxtv cents per gallon. The appliances for manufacturing arc simple and not extensive, costing but Utile more than theor«linary leaches used byTan ners. By this process, II cords of Bark may tie re duced so as to concentrate the entire strength into forty gallons ol extract, without ill tho slightest de gree injuring its tanning qualities, and at a cost not exceeding one dollar per cord. The saving in freight alone, between tho transportation of the Extract and tho bark, will range from six to eight dollars per cord, so that any one who may get out but three hundred cords of bark ner year, may savo from two thousand to twenty-five hundred dollars in the difference in freight. The Company does not propose to sell Territorial rights, but will grant exclusive privilege to manufac ture in certain localities, dunging a small royalty i»er gallon on the amount manufactured. The Company will send competent men to superin tend the construction oi the works, w here parties de sire to enter into tho busiuess, and to instruct in the manufacture of the Extract. As a guarantee of success to parties entering into j tills business, the Company will contract to take all the Extract manufactured under their process at fifty cents iKjr gallon, delivered in Boston or New York. Parties m Maine .lesirit* farther information asi to terms, Are., may call upon or mhlress ClIARI.ES> HALE. General Agent lor Marne. ^4 Maine street, ■Say safesr OY S T E RS ! WILLIAM H. DAKTOX, AT his stores, No .231 & 233 Congress Street, near New Cify Building, is c-iustiuul) receiving fresh arrivals of New York aud Virginia Oysters* which he is prepared to sell by the gallon, quart or bushel, or servod up in any style. January 5, ts07. dtt Photographs! Photographs! A., s. Uavis, "VXrOlTLD respectfully inform his firmer customers » * anil the public generally, tliat he Is now locat oil at No. 27 MARKET SQrAFE, where he w,,ubl be happy to receive all those wishing for Photographs, Ambrotypes, etc. N. B. All work warranted. 77 MARKET SQUABS. 27 MARKET SQUARX. jaaU—3n* KAIL ROADS. GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY. Ol Canada, .A-lteration of'Trains. WINTElt ARRANGEMENT. Train tor South Paris and Lewiston, at 7.40 a. M Mail 'Crain for Waterville, Bangor, Gorham, Eland Pond, MontreoJ and Quebec at 1. 10 P. M. This train connects with Express Gain lor Toron to, Detroit and Chicago. Sleeping cars attached irom Island Pond to (Quebec andMoutreal. Train tor South Paris at d.Qu p. AJ. No baggage can be received or checked after tbs time above stated. Trains will arrive as follows — From SO. Paris, Lewiston and Auburn, at 8.10 a. M. From Montreal, Quebec, Ac., - - 1.45 p. u. The Com j any are not responsible for baggage to any amouiu exceeding in value (and tliat person al) unless notice is given, and paid lor at the rate oc »u« pwteeujji.r lor every SvUUuUUiUunal value. II It II, ’VUES, Manayiny Oireclor. x,1 ’ VjchI SuperintauUnt. PovtlanU. Nuv. lstiti. dtf PORT LKNUK ROCHtSTERO. AS INTER ARRANGEMENT. S 'stfss&jsr lor Saco Klver T.15 A. M., X.G ar,d 8,«J. jfortton<1 Freight truing with |as«tnRer c„r atiich'ed will leave Saco Klver lor Porilaml. 6 50 A. M Leave Portland lor Saco River lli.15 P. M. fcjr~2>cages connect at uofimm tor West uorham Standish, Steep Falls, Baldwin, Denmark, behagu! Bndgton, Lovell, thrum, Brow wield, fryeburg! Conway, Bartlett. Jackson Liiuingtou, Cornish,Por ter, Freedom, Madison, and Eaton, N. ii At Buxton i enter lor V» cut Buxton, Bonny-Eagle, South Limington. Limh.gton, Limerick, Newtield, Parsonatleid and Ossipeo At 8accarappa for South Windham, Windham Hill and North Windham, daily. By order ol the President. Portland, Dec. 14, lbt>o—dtr SPECIAL NOTICE. OWING to the breaking of a Driver on the Engine “Westbrook,” the regular freight train ou the Portland and Uochester K. K. will be disconUmiod lor a few days. dcliQatf run I LAfjU &JKItiiNtotL K. K. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Couimeiacing M«uduy, Nov. liih, 1KUU. ap£fiagJ33 Passenger Trains leave Portland daily at l-DO P. M., lor Until, Augusts Wat ervilte, ivcmlall’ii Mills, Skow began, :uid iu termed laia Stations,(coiuioetiug at Brunswick with Amlroscog Kin K. K., for Lewiston aud Farmington, and at lvcudallV. Mills with Maine Central It it.) tor Bangor aud i u ter mediate stations. Fare* as low On thi* route a* any other. Leave Portland lor Batb, Lewiston, Augusta and intermediate stations ou Saturday only at 7.45 P. M. Mixed Train leaves Portland for Brunswick and in termediate stations daily, except Sat uruav, at 5.30 P. M. Freight Train, with passenger car attached, will leave Portland for Skowhegan and inre mediate sta tions every morning at 7 o’clock. Trains irorn Brunswick and Lewiston are duo at Portland at 0.90 A. M., and iroui Nkowlicgan and Farmington and all intermediate stations at 2.00 P. M. to connect with trains lor Boston. Stages for Pock land connect ar, Bath; and for Bel fast at Augusta, leaving daily on arrival of train from Bos.on, leaving at T.3© A. M.; aud lor Solou, Anson, Norroigt-wock, Athens and Moose Head Lake at Bkowlngmi, und for China, Last and North Yus. ul boro’ at Wsalboro*: for Unity at Kendall’s Mill’s, and tor Uauaan at Piabou's Ferry. \Y* liATCili Sn|*eriuieiMlcut. Augusta, Oct. 27, lbbb. novl2dtf ‘ WHINE CENTRAL R. R. - > WINTER ABB AN OEM ENT. 0,1 auti alter Monday,November 12th, iiSieSiPscnneni, tiains wilF leave Pot Hand for Buugoi aud all intermediate station on this line, at 7 40 4* M * Bor a,w^ Aubumouiy,at Bar-Freight trams for Watervllle and all Interme diate stations, leavo Portland at £.25 A.M, Tram iroin Baugor is due at Portl uul at 1.46 P. M, in season toionuect with traiu lor Boston. From Lewiston aud Auburn only,at s.lo A. M. „ Ail) WIN NO YES, Mint. Nov- L DC6 nolkltl POKTLAN X> SACO £ PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRANGEMENT, Commencing Monday, N»v. I Jih, 1SGG. JhflLESSlCI Pasneuufi- Train:, leave Portland Tor -y—4p>Boston at 8.40 A. M., and 2.20 T. M. ^ Leave Re.ten lor Portland at 7.3o A. M., uud,2.30 A Mechanic's and Laooeev-’s Train will leavo Biddelord daily, Suudava exceptecLat 8 A. M., and Saco ut 8.08, arriving in Portland amotn. Returning, will leave Poitlaudfor Saco aud Bid iletord and iutciinediuteatali. ua ntf,.;:n p. >1. A special freight train, with passenger car attach ed, will leavo Portland at 7.1o A. M. lor saco and Biddetord, and returning, leave Biddetord at 8.30 and Saco at 8 10 A. M. FRANCIS CHASE, Supt. Portland, Oct 20, 1888. uoldtt To Travelers ! Through Tickets *troin Tortlaud To all Points West & South, VIA ruts New York Central. Eric & Lake Shore, Aud Pennsylvania Central . iiau roads, For Male at the Lowest rates at the 41 est er u Railway Ticket Office,—LANCASTER HALL BUILDING, Mauket SviUaue. W. I). LIl'TLE d' CO., Ucaernl Ticket Agents. 1ST Passage Ticltcta for California, via steamer. Iroui New York ou the 1st, lith, and 21st of each month lor solo at this otlicc,as heretofore. dc28d&wtf NTEU1LKS. Montreal OceanSteamship Co. 44BRTING TH£ CANADIAN AND UNITU) STATES MALLS. P».Mugcr« Sooked to Londonderry nn Liverpool. Rclaru Tickets uinuied at Bedui-cil Kate*. The Steamship Belgian, Captain Brown, will *ail lrem Uii^ port tor Liwri*ool, SATURDAY, lMl January, 4 ($7, immediately auci the arrival ol the train ol Uubprevious day from Montreal, to be follow ed by the Peruvian ou the 2b of January. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, cabin, (ac cording to accommodation) 970 to fc£0. Steerage, jg®. Payable in Gold or its equivalent. Kw For Freight or passage apply to Portland, FAKE KEOULED TO BOSTON. Summer A rrangement / Until further notice the Steamers of the Portland Steam Packet Co. will run u-> ioilow>:— * Leave Atlautic WhurfforBoston , . , , _ 'every evening, (except Sunday ) at 7 o Clock. Leave Boston the same days ut 5 P. M. Cabin (arc,. *1.50 Deck,... i oo , Fuckage tickets to be hud ol the Agents at re duced rates. Freight taken as usual. May 22nd, 186G—dtr L~ B1UJM0»- **•»*■ International Steamship Go. Ensfport, Calais and St. Joint. WINTER ARRANGEMENT. ONE TRIP PER WEEK. On and after Moptlav, December 17tii, 'he steamer MV liKl'NS K. i;. ji. WIN! ill s ILR. "ill leave Rail Road W harf, , . . , . (uut ul Stale St., evert JluMi.U,-' at.toclockP. M for East port and SI. John. RETURNING, -will leave St. John every THURS DA Y, at 8 o'clock A. M. At Eastport Stage Coaches will connect lor Ma chitH. _ At St John the E. A N. A. Railway will connect fur shediac. tdP"Freight received on days of failing until 4 o'clk F.M- ' C. C. RATON, ' dec20-<ltf_Agent PORTLAND AND NEW YORK STEAMSHIP company. semi-w i;h: ulv line. The Splendid and list Strain ships DlltlGA. ( apt. H. Sber Woon, and FRANCONIA, t arn. ("■ 'V. SHEBWOOII, Will, until ,---Turtlter notice, run a . follows Leave Blow 'a Wharf, Portland, every \\ KDNES DAY and SATURDAY, at 4 P. M„ and h ave ldcr IwSrda*?’. SToSS r?ff.WE1>NEsUAy ••»>* These vessels are titted up with fine accommoda tkrns lorpasjenger. mail", tide the most speedv, sale ami comfortable route for traveller, New York aud Maine. Passage? inState & 08.UU Cabin passage Su.nn. McalsoxUa ’ Good- tor warded by this n,ie to ami from Mon St ^loPm ^ Bau*®r» Augusta. East port aud at0 rv|UeK,ea,to stna ru-ight to the l “or,iand"ly “*3 *« For Ireieht or passage apply to y ^ H»X, BiuwiiV 44'harf, PortlauJ. J. F. AM I S, Pier 38 Last litver. May 29, l*bT>.^dtl BLANCHARD’S Improvement on Steam Boilers! ON some boilers "on dogs, of beat is thrown away making a loss 01 l-.'i the fuel. Tho question la olten asked how can this he saved. Mr Blanchard has invented a boiler that takes pcrte. t control ol all the heal ami makes It do duty iu the engine. This is very simple n Its construction; alter the engine islu motion the smoke pipe is closed tight, and the waste heat earned through heaters, heating tho steuiu to tuty temperature deshed; the remainder carried through the water heater, using up all tho waste neat hut bootlegs.; tho heat being reduced so low there can be no danger of setting tires l.y sparks thrown tVorn engines, which will add much value to this invention, besides the saving l-U the tool, For particulars inquire ot TV VI. WtlatsARD, Corner ofCiiiurocrcial Wharf and Commercial St. OENTLEJIEI* WIMIIVG Clothing Cleansed ! AND REPAIRED, Cannot find a place where it can be done more to their Batist'action than at No. 20 Tempie street, Second Door from Con^rcsH st. tlP-Every Garment will receive prompt and th ml attention. Ladies’ Sacqucs ! CLEANSED IN FIRST CLASS STYLE f or Glvo me a trial and I will endeavor to please. fll.lBI.es H. VIAIIOXEY. ^“Highe^Cash price paid for OMt-off Clothing,