Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 28, 1867, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 28, 1867 Page 3
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LATEST NEWS BY TELEGRAPH TO THE PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. -— Monday Morning, January 28, 1867. -- . - LEGISLATURE OF MAINE. State Housa, Auqusta, Jan. 26. SENATE. [SPECIAL DISPATCH TO THE DAILY PRESS.] Head and assigned.—An act to authorize the Leeds and Farmington Railroad Company to make a lease and for other purposes, On motion of Mr Weld, Ordered, That the Judiciary Committee in quire into the expediency of amending the laws establishing tl e Municipal Court of Bid deford. Ordered, That the Railway and Bridge Com mittee inquire into the expediency of compel ling towns, cities and plantations to expend a certain portion of monies raised for the repairs of highways, during the summer and autumn season. Mr. Weld presented petition for incorpora tion of the Hollis Manufacturing Company. Mr. R,obie presented an act authorizing cit ies and towns to raise money U> aid in the con struction of any railroad in this Slate. Mr. Hobson presented act, additional, author, izing the town of Wiscasset to aid in construct ing the Kennebec & Wiscasset Railroad. The President presented petition of Lime Rock Bank for renewal ot charter. Mr. Robie presented petition ot Hon. John A. Waterman, Judge of Probate for Cumber land county, for increase of salary, which was referred to the county delegation. Mr. Woodman reported that act authoriz ing Neplus Ultra company ought to pass. Mr. Caldwell reported bill an act to incor porate the city of Saco. HOUSE. Prayer by Rev. Mr. Haskell, of Hodgdon, of the House. An act to repeal an act requiring Notaries Public to pay a duty to the State, which was passed to be enacted in the House, came from the Senate indefinitely postponed. The House voted to recede and concur. An order from the Senate requiring the State Binders to finish the binding of volume one o1 the Adjutant General's report in the same style as volume two, was laid on the table. Mr. Brown, of Hampden, presented an order instructing the Committee on Legal Reforms to enquire whether any further legislation be necessary to restore and preserve trial by jury. The resolve appropriating the sum of two thousand dollars for a contingent fund to assist the Maine Agricultural Society in holding th« annual meetings, as reported by the Commit tee on Agriculture, was read, and Wednesday next assigned for its second reading. An order, by leave, was introduced, empow powering any member of the Superintending School Committee to exercise the same power as is conferred upon the whole committee, in certain cases. A bill legalizing the doings of the town 'ot Baldwin, was passed to be engrossed; also a bill increasing the .salary of the Judge of Pro bate of Androscoggin County. The Hall of the House of Representatives was granted to the Massachusetts Asylum for the Blind ou Tuesday afternoon next. Mr. Brown, of Hampden, was appointed on the Committee on Legal Reforms, instead of Mr. Haines, of Nobleboro’, excused. XXXIX 00NGEESS--SE00ND SESSION. Washington, Jan. 26. SENATE. Mr. Morgan presented a remonstrance against the proposed Druliibition ol the impor tation of fire crackers. Ordered to lie on the on the table. Mr. Doolittle presented a report of the join! special committee appointed March 3d. I860 to inquire into the condition of the Indian tribes and management of Indian Affairs. Read and ordered to be printed. Mr. Henderson introduced a bill for the re liei of the North Missouri Railroad Company, by allowing it credit for duties on railroad iron. Reierred to the Finance Committee. Mr. Wade called up the bill to authorize the construction of a lateral branch of the Balti more and Potomac Railroad. Read three times and passed. A joint resolution was introduced by Mr. Fessenden, for the amendment of the existing internal revenue law. Passed. Mr. Lane introduced a bill amendatory of an act restricting the jurisdiction of the Court ol Claims. Referred to the Committee on Mili tary Affairs. Mr. Wade introduced a bill to regulate tbe care and supervision of the Capitol and Capi tol grounds and tor other purposes. Mr. Wilson introduced a bill to prohibit pe onage in the United States and particularly in New Mexico. _ The District of Columbia business was con sidered until the expiration of the morning hour, when the tariff bill came up. Mr. Henderson addressed the Senate on the tariff hill. Mr. Wilson obtained unanimous consent to introduce a resolution calling upon the Presi dent for a copy of the report of Gen. Wilson on the capture of Jeff. Davis. Adopted. The tariff bill was resumed. An amendment of Mr. Davis, to increase the duty on hemp was disagreed to. The hill was then taken out of committee of the whole and reported to the Senate, the next question being on concurring in the amendment adopted in committee. Before proceeding any further the Senate went into executive session at 4.10 P. M., and soon after adjourned. HOUSE. iue secretary 01 tue Treasury was request ed to suspeud aulej of confiscated whiskey, un lesB the price offered be equal to the tax there on. On motion of Mr. Brandagee the Committee on Appropriations was recommended to sug gest to the Engineer Department of the Uni ted States the propriety of dredging and main taining the channel of the river Thames near Norwich, Conn. Mr. Aucoua, from the Committee on Milita ry Affairs, reported the hill to amend the ad ditional bounty act of the 28th of July. Order ed to be printed and recommitted. The Post Office Committee were instructed to inquire into the expediency of establishing, under direction of the PoBt Office Department, a packet post on several railway and steamboat routes in the United States, for the conveyance of parcels, money and merchandize, at such rates of compensation and under such regula tions as may he established by law. The House proceeded to consider reports of a private character. Several hills for the relief of individuals were passed, when the House took up Mr Stevens’ reconstruction bill. Mr. Boss addressed the House, statiug his objections to the bill. After Mr. Boss’s speech Mr. Stevens gave notice that he would take the floor on Monday mid seek to put the bilJ on its passage if Mr. Ashley would withdraw his motion to refer the bill to the Committee on Reconstruction. He would ask to have it considered under the five minutes rule, as in the committee of the whole. Mr. Ashley, of Ohio, withdrew his substi tute, and announced his intention to vote against reference to the bill. In the course ol Mr. Ashley’s remarks he alluded to men hold ing seats on the Democratic side who had co operated with the rebels. Mr. Winfield took exceptions to the remark and denounced it as utterly untrue, and a base and unfounded slander. Mr. Hunter added “And so iar as I am con cerned, a base lie.” _ Mr. Hill called Mr. Hunter to order, and the Speaker ruled that the words were out of or der. Mr. Bandall, of Pennsylvania, said, “But nev ertheless true.” Mr. Hill moved a vote of censure against Mr. Hunter, which was carried, 84 against 34. The Sneaker briefly administered the cen sure to Mr. Hunler, who stated that he used the language in a moment of irritation at a false charge.- He intended no disrespect to the House. Mr. Ashley made an explanation of his re marks, which he intended to apply to gentle men here or elsewhere, who, during or since the war were in secret alliance with the oppo sition, who had voted against supplies for the war, discouraged enlistments, encouraged de sertions. and organized a conspiracy to over throw the Government, and he intended to apply to no other persons. This ended the proceedings, and the House adjourned. •'•wigs News per Hteararr. New York, Jan. 26. The new Bremen steamer Union arrived here this morning with London dates of the 16th. This is her first trip. Dublin detectives had made further arrests of Fenians, among them W. J. Smythe, who is said to have been a Colonel in the American army. The Memorial Diplomatique says the Em press Carlotta’s health is much improved, there not being the slightest mental derangement appareut. The Spanish one and three-quarters loan was very unfavorably received in Paris and was quoted at 11-2 discouut. Marine DinnMern. Fortress Monroe, Jan. 2G. Bark Delaware, from Demarara for Balti more. went ashore at Cape Henry, but will get oti If the favorable wind continues. Assist ance has been t-ont to her from Norfolk. Providence, R. I., Jan. 2/. Bng .Shooting Star, from New York 12th inst.. tor AspinwaU, encountered a gale on the 15th, asd her masts were cut away. On the morning ol the 17th she was abandoned, her oftcers and crew being taken off by the Brit ish bng Albatross, which landed them at New port to-day. Severe Know Storm. Belfast, Me., Jan. 2G. A severe snow storm is raging here to-night inEtstern Maine. The roads are obstructed and the snow in the woods is reported five feet deep. Rumors of Another feniaB Raid. New York, Jan. 26. The Times’ Montreal special dispatch says the banks at Sherbrooke are guarded night and day iu consequence of information received prom Washington ot an intended Fenian raid. FROM EUROPE V. ■ — _ NEWS BY THE CABLE. 'Bread Biots in Madrid and Greenwich. END OP THE CRETAN WAR. JuTm HUtW™utat<£ 8t?a'n«^wau^a,' with M Ihnn IsHnH Wf xrbcard’ has a"‘ved at Port Mahon, Island of Minorca, recently and after T«le^™ed a?“U ,or the United States. n,.! p5rarn5 recelve<l from all departments of the Empire; express dissatisfaction with the proposed reforms in the policy of the Govern ment. r J The Bourse is dull and rentes have declined., Jan. 22. The members of the German Confederation have agreed to the scheme proposed by the Prussian Government. Athens, Jan. 22. Great interest is felt in this city, and through out Greece generally, on the subject of Gen. Kalergis’ mission to Washington. Help is con fidently expected Irom the great republic. Manchester, Jan. 22, Evening. The short time movement among the manu facturers is extending. Londondebbv, Jan. 23, Evening. The steamship Nova Scotian, from Portland 12th, arrived off Greencastle to-day, and after landing the mail proceeded to Liverpool. . Paris, Jan. 23, Evening. Information has been received that workmen wero riotously assembling in the streets of Madrid, and clamoring for bread. A serious outbreak was anticipated and the Government was taking measures to meet it. London, Jan. 23, Evening. It is reported that the government of Prussia has asked of Austria why the troops ot the lat ter are being concentrated in Gallacia. There is a report that a new frontier line will be made between the territories of Austria andltMs. ... , _ . London, Jan. 24. Advices from Pans state that France is dis gusted with the measures recently put forward by the Emperor Napoleon. mu TN , _ FABM, Jan. 24. ine rrench, Russian and Prussian Govern ments have resolved to negotiate in common with the Porte upon the Eastern question. Berlin, Jan. 25, Noon. The Duchies have been formally annexed to the German Confederation. The German Diet is to meet for the first time on the 24th ot February. . London, Jan. 24, Noon. A Canadian railway loan for £4,000,000 ster guaranteed by the British Government, is soon to be put upon the market. Quite formidable bread riots have occurred at Greenwich. Dispatches received here state that the Cre tan war is ended, and that the volunteers have gone back to Greece. Liverpool, Jan. 26, Evening. The steamship Hibernian, from Portland 12th, arrived at Greencastlc this noon. _ _. Berl#, Jan. 25. Count Bismarck declines a seat in the Ger man Diet. _ . Athens, Jan.25. It is said that Gen Calergis lias declined the mission to the United States in aid of the suf fering Cretans. _ . London, Jan. 25, Evening. The affairs of the Atlantic & Great Western Railroad have been referred to a committee of inquiry. WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENCE. THE NE W ORLEANS RIOT. Registry of Freedmen in George town. The Impeachment Movement. Contraction of the Currency. IMPORTANT CABINET MEETING. New York, Jau. 2G. A Washington special says Mr. Beyer, (Dem ocratic-member) or the Committee on the New Orleans riots, has summoned a large number of witnesses, and it is probable tbo report will not be ready before tne end of the session. Speaker Colfax, who is suffering from a sore throat, which prevails extensively in Washing ton, did not occupy the chair during the night session, and should not be held be held respon sible for the disorder which prevailed. A large number of freedmen are being regis tered in Georgetown, D. C., under the suffrage act. It is not improbable that the radicals will carry the election. A larger number of whites will be registered than ever before voted. The Judiciary Committee will report a bill to give Government patronage only to loyal news papers in the South. The President, thus far, has sent to the Sen rte over 400 civil nominations, among which is but one Postmaster. Gen. Pope is in this city, enjoying the first leave of absence he has had in 24 years. The reports that the Judiciary Committee are taking impeachment testimony are without foundation. They are awaiting the move ments of Gen. Ashley, who is engaged in ar ranging data, upon which the committee will proceed. Horse Railroad men were before the Ways and Means Committee yesterday to get an ex tension of the provision in the Internal Reve nue law, which expires next April, allowing them to impose an additional tax on passen gers. The Gold bill still meets with opposition in the Senate Finance Committee. The Ways and Means Committee are deter mined, owing to the lateness of the session, not to report any bill reorganizing the Executive Departments. The avails of the prize George Burkhardt, captured by the Quaker City, will soon be ready for distribution to the officers and crew ot the latter vessel. Secretary McCulloch contradicts the story that ho has ceased, under the law, to continue to contract the currency at the rate of four mil lions per month. Gov. Cummings, of Colorado, who arrived in Washington last night, opposes the admission of the Territory as a State at present. Every member of the Cabinet was present at the meeting yesterday. It is understood that very important business was under discussion. New York, Jan. 27. Tlie Times’ special Washington dispatch says tho Ways and Means Committee yesterday ap pointed Messrs. Hooper, Allison and Hogan a sub-committee on the whiskey tax, to report early next week. miscellaneous Dispatches. Jefferson City, Mo., Jan. 26. A violent discussion arose yesteiday in the Missouri House of Representatives, on a reso lution condemning the attacks made on Gov. Fletcher. Albany, N. Y., Jan. 27. Rev. Joal Lindly, on trial for whipping his child to death, has been found guilty of man slaughter in the first degree. St. Louis, Jan. 27. Six men, whose names are unknown, while trying to cross the Missouri at St. Charles, in a small boat, were drowned. Chicago, 111., Jan. 27. Mr. Crosby yesterday bought the Opera House of Mr. Lee, the lucky ticket holder, for $200,000. Albany, N. Y., Jan. 27. The Montreal train on the Hudson River Rai lroad was thrown off the track b y a broken rail, near Hyde Park, this morning. One car was badly shattered. Nobody was Tqjured. Aylhebce, Jan. 26. The trial of Rev, James Rnbia tor the mur der of his sister, a helpless cripple, occupied four days, and resulted in a verdict of not guilty. The evidence for the prosscution was weak and entirely c ircumstantfal. Destructive Fires. St. Paul, Minn., Jan. 26. The Mansion House was burned last night.— Loss $10,000. Chicago, 111., Jan. 26. A fire last night destroyed a new brick block of six buildings, owned by J. B. Jackson, ol South Adams, Mass. Loss $17,000; insured $12,000. Baltimore, Jan. 27. The revenue steamer Masswood was burned this morning. The engines will probably be saved. Loss $20,000. The Patapsco Chemical "Works of Davison, Simonton, & Co., on Locust Point, wore burn ed early this morning. They consisted of three large buildings, containing three thous and carboys of sulphuric acid and Ihirty tons of sulphur. Loss $60,000. Insurance $15,000. The harbor was opened by private enter prise to-day, and the United States transport Cosmopolitan, from Charleston, came up through the channel. From New Orleans. New Orleans, Jan. 27. Gov. Allen was buried to-day. The proces sion was large. Bishop Wilmer officiated. The Legislature meets to-morrow. In reply to the request of the Mayor of Gal veston to be allowed to give a civil escort to the remains of Gen. Johnston, Gen. Sheridan re plies: “I respectfully decline to grant your reques. I have too much regard fur the mem ory of the brave men who died to preserve our Government, to authorize a confederate demon stration over the remains of any one who at tempted to destroy it." A French corvette is below awaiting cable telegrams for Maximilian. Houston** '*°^ns^ons remains have arrived at Vreedmen Affair*. a „ i .. Nfw Orleans, Jan. 2G. An official letter from Florida says the In dians of the everglades of Florida aie deter mined to keep the negroes in their tribe as slaves. The negroes have appealed to the mil itarv authorities lor assistance. The freedmen elsewhere in Florida are re newing their contracts. A large number were entering lands. There was a large emigration from South Carolina and Georgia. Forcible resistance having been made to the sale of property for taxes in Feruandina, Gov. Worth invoked the assistance of the United States troops, which being refused, he has ap plied to the President and awaits a reply. Shipment* of Specie. _ . New York, Jan. 2G. The outgoing steamers take the following amounts of specie: City of New York.$29.000; Ville de Paris, $370,000; Bremen, $170,000. Election of IT. S. Senator. Baltimore, Jan. 26. Governor Swann was elected United States Senator to-day. Troop* for Arizona. _ San Francisco, Jan. 26. Tri . ,B*?*nier Oritaba, with four companies of uniMd States troops for Arizona, sailed to-day WASHINGTON. The Disbursements of the Treasury. Internal Revenue Receipts. CONVIB»ATIOm. _. Washington, Jan. 26. Mount Zion church, in Georgetown, D. C., was crowded to its utmost capacity last night, to hear Senator Wilson, Hon. Geo. W. .Tulien and Maj. Gen. O. O. Howard, who addressed the meeting in strong and appropriate speech es on the subject of the enfranchisement of the colored people. The audience was composed principally of newly enfranchised people of Georgetown, who exhibited a degree of inter est seldom seen in a promiscuous gathering — The following interrogations were read, which the colored people of Georgetown intend to propound to the candidates for the Mayoralty First, have yon been in favor of enfranchising colored men iu this District siuco slavery was abolished? Second, are you now iu favor of giving the same civil and political rights to people of color as are enjoyed by whites’— Third, are you in favor of the education of colored children, and will you, m case you are elected Mayor, use your power and influence to give them the same advantages iu regard to schools as are given to white children? Fourth will you, if elected, so execute the laws and ordinances of this city as to admit of no dis tinction on account of color, as required by act of Congress known as the Civil Rights Mis birth, will you, when laborers and mechanics arc to he employed by the corporation, so dis tribute the labor as to give employment to whites and blacks alike? Other speeches were made, when Mr. Charles D. Welch was nomiu ated a radical candidate for Mayor of our sister city of Georgetown. W ashinqton, Jan. 27. The amount of fractional currency issued to date, deducting worn out notes returned, is $288,748,964. The disbursements for the vari ous departments for the week were as follows: War Department, $1,814,808; Navy Depart ment, 2,943,976; Interior Department, $216,602. The receipts from internal revenue for the week were $340,077,635. The sureties held by the United States Treas urer in trust for the National Banks were re ported yesterday as follows: For circulating notes $445,514,000; for deposits of public money $38,761,450. The total reoeipts for customs from Jan. 12th to Jan. 19th were $306,431,275. Rev. J. W. Alvard is to he appointed general Superintendent of freedmen’s schools. The Senate yesterday confirmed Henry W. Gladding as Surveyor of Warren, R. I.; Nath’l S. Howe as Collector of thd internal revenue for the 5th District of Massachusetts; Henry Grant Collector of the 1st District of Connec ticut; Wm. C. Benrey Assessor of the 5th Dis trict of Massachusetts; Archibald L. Snowden Chief Commissioner of the Philadelphia mint; and rejected McGinnis, Minister to Stockholm; Luther Stephenson, Assessor of the 2d District of Massachusetts: George AV. Berry, Collector of the 5th District of Maine: E. AV. Pierce, Collector of the 1st District of Massachusetts. It is not true that the Nebraska Senators elect hod an interview with the President in regard to the admission of Nebraska. The Mexican Legation has issued a notice that a quantity of spurious Mexican bonds are in the market. The genuine ones are signed only by Igno Marscal and Mr. Fuenta. NEW YORK. Seizure of DiMilcrie* — ftoulbern Relief Meeting—Railroad Accident—Fire*—Mni ride—Deaceot upon a Rambling House. New York, Jan. 26. There was another light fall of snow here last night. This morning the indications are rain. Two more whiskey distilleries were seized in Brooklyn yesterday. While a party of students were dancing on the upper floor at 907 Broadway, a portion of the ceiling of the room beneath gave way, and fell upon a lad named Wm. H. Carman, who was asleep, and injured him so that he died. At the Southern Relief Meeting last night resolutions were adopted that a commission, consisting of 30 men, with power to add to their number, be appointed to raise nionev and dis tribute supplies among the destitute without distinction of race or opinion, and that philan thropic women throughout the North be invit ed to share in the responsibilities and blessings of the work. A number of pictures and other property be longing to Crosby, of the Opera House, have been attached here at the suit of John W. Cox, who claims that Crosbv is indebted to him in the sum of nearly $1000 for goods sold him. There was a meeting at Cooper Institute in aid of the Cretans to-night. Mayor Hoffman presided. The attendance was large. The meeting was addressed by Messrs. Beecher, Hitchcock, Osgood and others. Letters were received from Messrs. Bancroft and Charles O'Connor, the latter enclosing $200. New York, Jan. 27. Six chiefs of the Fenian organization left yesterday for Havre. Stephens was not among them. Benjamin B. Miller, convicted of robbing the mails, was yesterday sentenced to ten years imprisonment. Patrick Dwyer, charged with shooting Pat rick McCudden, was acquitted yesterday. George T. Williams, the Virginia clergyman who was arrested for picking pockets, has been held and his case sent to the grand jury. Wm. H. Huges, a North Carolina merchant, arrived here yesterday under arrest, on a charge of having obtained $65,000 worth of goods from leading New York firms on false pretence. An accident occurred on the Morris & Essex Railroad, New Jersey, yesterday, between Mil burn and Orange, by which the conductor and engineer were badly injured. A number of passengers were more or less bruised. The lo comotive, at a curve, jumped the rails and threw the train down an embankment. By a fire last night in buildings Nos. 21 and 23 Ann street, T. R. Dawley, printer and book binder, lost $10,000; partially insured; Jonas Briudi, publisher of the Hebrew Leader, $500, and the New York Nows Company $1000; no insurance. The building, owned by Charles Squires, was damaged to the amount of $1000; insured. The loss by fire at Doty’s cotton warehouse, on Albany street last night, will not exceed $50,000. The building was owned by Chailes Naylor. The total coastwise arrivals here for 1866 were: Steamers, 1452; ships,40; barks, 111; brigs, 311; schooners, 6375. Ivory J. Dewson, formerly a warrant officer in the navy, shot himself through the head to-day. Grief tor his wife’s death is supposed to have been the cause. The Germans in favor of sustaiuing|the excise law held a large meeting at the Cooper Insti tute this evening. The police to-night made a descent upon the gambling house of John C. Hetman, and arrest ed the proprietor and several others. MEXICO. The Capital Beseiged by the Liberals. New York, Jan. 26. A Vera Cruz correspondent says Maximili an’s War Minister arrived there on the 15th inst., en route for Europe. The French, on arriving at Perotc, took awaytho Austrian garrison, destroyed the up per works, spiked the guns they could not re move, sacked several stores and left for Pue bla. New Orleans, Jan. 26. Accounts from various Mexican quarters in dicate that tbe city of Mexico is closely be seiged by the Liberals, with indications of its early evacuation by Bazaine. From Texas. Galveston, Jan. 26. The remains of Gen. Johnston were remov ed to Houston this morning, followed by a large procession. It is reported that Gen. Heintzleman will be Assistant Commissioner of the Freedmen’s Bureau in Texas. It is expected that General Kidder will return to Washington. Galveston, Texas, Jan. 27. The ladies car of the special train which conveyed Gen. Johnson’s remains to Houston was thrown off the track while returning, and a number of ladies were severely injured but none fatally. Steamer Sunk. Memphis, Tenn., Jau. 25. The steamboat W. Cloud, for this port with 600 tons of miscellaneous freight, consigned here, struck a snag at Plum Point at 8 o’clock, yesterday, and sunk in twenty feet of water.— No lives were lost. A portion of the cargo was savedin a damaged oondition. It is thought the boat will be a total loss. She was valued at $20,000; insured $16,000. Murderer Sentenced lo he Hang. Charleston, Jan. 26. Horace Greeley, the negro murderer, was to day sentenced to be hung on March 1st. THE MARKETS. New York market*. New York, Jan. 26. Cotton—without decided change: Bales COO bales; Middling Uplands at 33$ @ 34c. Flour—Receipts 2,537 bbls; sales 4,800 bbls; Slate and Western dull and 10c lower; Superfine State at 9 50 ^ 10 60; Extra do. at 10 00(& 1L 30; Choice do, at 1140 @ 1215; Bound Hoop Ohio, 11 80 ® X2 15; Choice do 1220 (eg 13 26; Superfine Western 9 60(u/ 10 65; Common to go**! Extra Western, 10 5u @ 11 75; choice do 11 80 (eg 1315; Southern dull and in fiivor ol buyers, with sales of 290 bbls.; mixed to good at 1195 13 68; Fancy and Extra, 13 751650. Wheat—more active and without decided change in prices; sales 25,000 huso.; Milwaukee No. 2 at235; No. 3 do at about 2 11 (g 2 12; Amber State at about 3 00. Com—dull and lower; sales 20,000 bush. Mixed Western at 115 @ 1 16 In store. New Yellow Jer sey at 1 08 @ 113, the latter delivered. Oats—heavy; sales 17,000 bush.; Chicago Spring and Milwaukee 61 (jg 65c; State at 68 (g 69c; Jersey at 67c. Beet—unchanged; sales 350 bbls; new plain mess 12 00 @ 18 00; new extra do, 17 00 20 00. Pork—firmer; sales 3,000 bbls.; new mess at 19 87 ® 20 60, closing at 20 50 for Western; old mess at S53»VSL1970» closing at 19 43 cash; prime at 16 75 .Snil00’ ?\80 ^OOO bbls. new mess at 20 50 6g 20 87, BUiers anrt buy*™ for February and March, lif?. ^J?'1 "w* heavy! sales of 5,000 bbls, at 12 @ @3*c ’ at 15 @36c; State at26 ^Whiskey-more active; sales of 500bbls, in bond at Klce-quict at 10 @ 10) for Carolina Sugars—quiet. Conee—dull. Molasses—dull. Naval Stores—dun; Spirits Turpentine atGOlffl 67c. Kosin at 4 00 @ 9 00. uoc at “l ® Oils-dull; linseed at 120 @122; lard, sperm and whale quiet. Petroleum—dull; sales crude at 20 @ 20Jc; rellneal bonded at 20 @ 31c. Tallow—sleaoy; sales 84,000 lbs, at 11) @ lljc. W jol—steady; eales 310,000 lbB. at 45 @ 63c for do mestic fleece, 44) @ 52 for super and extra pulled; 21 @ 3Jc for Texas; 30c forCaliiomia, fall clip; 30 gold lorCape, and klestiza on irivate terms. Fr lights to Liverpool—tinner. Com 7)d by sail, I by steamer Od, ’ __.-3 >j Cki«|* Market*. _ Chicago, Jan. 26. Flour dull. Wheat closed quiet; sales at 2 134 @ 2 20 for No.l. and No. 2 at 1 87 'M 2 08. Corn la un changed sides at 774 @ 81}c for No. 1. Oats are dull. Provisions more active; mess pork 25 (gj 50c higher. Live hogs steady. Dressed hogs 10 (m 15c higher; •ales at 6 75, closing at 7 52. Charleston Market, „ - . Charleston, S. C„ Jan. 26. Cotton—moderately active. Sales 175 bales Mid dling uplands at 32c. Aaptla fallen Market. Augusta, Ga., Jan. 26. Cotton—flat; sales Middling uplands at 30c. Mobile Market*. „ , „ Mobile, Jan. 20. Cotton—dull; sales 1,300 bales; Middling uplands at 31 }c; receipts 225 hales. New Orlcaaa Market*. _ „ New Orleans, Jan. £6. 8a,c8 200 bales OI Low Middling at 30J @ 31c. Middling Uplamls at 314iffi32e. lte ceii»ts3j035 bales. Exports 1,1X1 bales. S mar active and higher; sales fair at l.'ljr. Molasses—Ialrat70c; prime to choice at 73 @ 78c. Sterling Exchange 1154. ■a* Francisco Market. San Francisco, Jan. 25. Flour—extra at 6 00; auporlineSSO. Wheat, choice, 175. femme re ial*~.Per Cable. Liverpool, Jan. 22, Evening. There is no change in the Cotton market; sales of Middling uplands at 11}il. The market for goods and yarns at Manchester is dull and heavy. The market tor Broadstuffs is active. Wheat con tinues firm. Corn has advanced to 43s 3d for Mixed Western. The Provisions market is firm. Lard is quoted at 56s p cwt. „ , London, Jan. 22, Evening. Consols closed at 90} for money. American Securities. — American Securities are generally unchanged. United States 5-20 bonds, however, have slightly declined, tho quotations being At Frankfort this evening the closing prico for Unit ed States 5-20 bonds was 76}. Liverpool, Jan. 23, Noon. Tho Cotton sales to-dar promise to reach 8 060 bales. The markot is steadier, but quotations are un altered. _ , ^ _ _London, Jan. 28, Noon. Consols quoted at 90} for money. American Securities.—The following are the current quotations for American Securities; Illinois Central Railroad Sharcs804. United States 6-20’s at 72}. Erie Railroad shares 42}. London, Jan. 23, Evening. American securities close at the noon rates. Con sala for money 90}. _ Liverpool, Jan. 23, Evening. The Cotton market closed Bteadv and places un changed. Middling uplands arc quoted at 14|d._ Provisions active. Beef has advanced 2s 6d for Amer ican. Bacon firmer. Liverpool, Jan. 24. The Cotton market is without special activity, but firmer in tone, and price show an advancing tenden cy; tho Bales to-day will probably reach 8,000 bales. Middling uplands are quoted at 14} (a> 15d. Tho Manchester market is dull, and transactions small. Breadstuff’s quiet but prices are unchanged. The Petroleum market Is a trifle easier; sales were made to-day at Is 6ld for refined Pennsylvania.— The market for lard is without change; American is quoted at 55s p cwt. The tallow markot is firm at last reported price. _ , , Paris, Jan. 24. Sales were made to-day of United States 5-20 bonds at 72}. „ , . London, Jan. 25, Noon. Consols for money 90}. United States 5-20’s were quoted this morning at 72}. Illinois Central shares at 80}. Erie Battroad shares 43}. _ „ Liverpool, Jan. 26. The Cotton market is steady at the top price of yesterday, 14Jd. The brokers' circular reports the total sales of the w eek ending last evening at 42,000 bales. The sales to-day will probably reach about 9,000 00166. ^ , Liverpool, Jan. 25, Evening, lne Cotton market closed firm with sales of 8,000 teles during the day. Middling Orleans is quoted at The market for goods at Manchester was dull and drooping. ^*e Breads!uffs market is dull and tends down ward. Wheat has declined 3d, and flour Is. Corn has declined to 42s for Mixed Western. Provisions are firm. Bacon Is higher. Rosin is quoted at 10s V cwt. for common Wilmington. Spirits turpentine 37s 6d $> cwt. for American. _ . „ London, Jan. 25, Evening. Consols for money 90J. American Securities.—The following were tho closing prices of American securities: Erie Railway shares 43J. Illinois Central shares 804. United States 6-20’s 72J. 3 _ . , „ Paris, Jan. 25. Evening. United States 5-20 bonds are quoted at 724. > —————————-— Boston Stock Lint. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Jan 26. American Gold. United States Coupon Sixes, 1881.!!! United States 7 3-lOths, 1st series. 2d series. ** 3d Series.. United States 5-20s, 18f2. “ 1804. “ 1665 . “ July, 1965. Maine State Sixes, 1883. Rutland 1st Mortgag - Bonos. 121 Eastern Railroad. 197| Portland, Saco & Portsmouth Railroad. 100 lioston and Maine Railroad. 131 Western Railroad. 1343 (Sales at Auction.] * Bates Manufacturing Co. 144 Androscoggin Mills..95 Hill Manmacturing Company. 2004 Massachusetts State Sixes,. Bangor City Sixes. eg Bath City Sixes, 1870. 95^ WANTED. Wanted. TWO famished rooms—sittinR-room and chamber adjoining each other preferred—with board, in tho western part of the city tor three young ladies. Address immediately, “M. J. C.,” Box 2112. jan2Sdlw* Book Agents Wanted! For Every Town in the State. For Full particulars apply to or address, A. PATTEN FITCH, 93.11-9 CONGRESS STREET, PORTLAND, ME Jan 1C d2w&w3w*'3 Wanted. A good, faithful Colored Woman to lake charge of, and do tho work of a kitchen. She must be a good cook, and capable to tako charge, unassist ed, and come well recommended by parties who can be appealed to itcrsonally. Such an one can find a good, permanent Home, and good pay. ALo, a strong Colored Woman to do general house work, in cluuing a large washing and ironing. None need ap ply but those who can give unquestionable references. The right persons can and permanent places, a hap py Home, and good pay, in a quiet little village about 15 miles from the City. Apply by letter, giv ing references, and where an interview can be had. Address WILLIAM H. BISHOP, Jan23 dtf Portland, Maine. Flour Barrels Wanted. WE will pay 30 cents each for first class Flour Barrels suitable for sugar. LYNCH, BARKER & CO., uovl3dtf 130 Commercial street. Wanted Immediately. •4 /"kC'k Good American, Nova Scotia and Irish Iv/U Girls todo housework, cook, $<*., in pri vate l ami lies and hotels in this city and country Situations sure. The best wages paid. Aiso 50 Girls to work in Factories. Farmers and others wanting men for any work will do well to call on us, as we will supply them free of charge. Address or apply at the General Agency Employment Office, 351 \ Congress Street, up stairs. COX & POWARS, scpt26(Rt late WH1TJShi & CO. LOST AND FOUND. Lost! BETWEEN the Portland & Rochester Depot and Commercial Street, or in ilie Cars, a Wallet, containing a small amount of money and valuable papers. The finder will be suitably rewarded by leaving it at this office, or with Mr. Cousins, Con ductor on Portland & Rochester R. R. jan 24 dlw BOARD AND ROOMS. Boarders Wanted. PLEASANT Room, with board for gentlemen and their wives. Also for single gentlemen. Apply Cap, fflcljellau, No 4 Locust St. Ja26dlw* Board. A Boarder can find goal accommodations at 951 Cumberland Street, Enquire within. Portland Jan 25 Jan25d3t Rooms to Let. A Suit of Rooms centrally located, to let without Board. Address “ W,” Post Office. jao24 d2w* To be Let. PLEASANT unfumielied rooms without board, suitablo lor gentlemen and their wives. En quire at No. 6 South street, between U and HAM each day. _janSdtf GAS AND COAL OIL FIXTURES! E. TARBELL, & SON, No. 11 BKOIHF1U1..11 1TBEET, BOSTON,

MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN Chandeliers, Brackets, Lamps, Ac. GAS PITTING In all its branches. GAS STOVES) for Cooking and Heating. CHANDELIERS) LAMPS, &c, Re-GI Bronzed._no21eod3m Special Steamboat Notice l IN consequence ol tbe ''cry bad weather the Steam - er NEW BRUNSWICK, w.ll not leave againTr Eastport, and St. John until February the 4lh. •ian2odtd_C. C. EATON. Jackson’s Catarrh SnuffI ELEGANT TROCHE and SNUFF Combined lor Coughs, Catarrh,Bronchitis, Colds, Hoarseness, Asthma, Bad Breath, Headache,&c. Instantly relieves annoying Coughs in Church. Cures Catarrhs positively without sneezing. Valuable to Singers, Clergy, Ate., clears and strengthens tbe voice j acts quickly; tastes pleas antly; never nauseates. Prevents taking cold from Skating, I.eclurcs &c. |y Sold by Druggists or sent by mail En. lose 33 cts to Hooper, Wilson A Co„ (•epl0eo,ttjunel8’67)_ PHILADELPHIA. w* Wo WHIPPLE, Portland,Wholesale Agt. oJT^d your orders lor Job Work to Daily Pits prospectus, THE FRESS For 1807. With the opening of the new year we p.eiiented to the readers of the DAILY PRESS, A Paper Enlarged la the slate efthe largest New England Dailies* The enlargement of oar daily edition in equivalent to the addition of between throe and four columns to its size. This additional space will bo 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 wo have lately been obliged to omit altogether. What the character of the paper thus enlarged will be, its i\st history will show. The Press was es tablished primarily to represent the Republicau par ty of Maine. It was impossible tor the controlling party of tho State to remain voiceless in this city. The Press will continue to defend tho principles of the Liberal party of America. The war has closed one great cycle in our national history—the cyclo 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 antic! pated. 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 newspapers. The leading features of the world’s history will be registered from day 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 agents will assume the task of furnishing the daily dispatches, while correspondents will fur nish details, explanations and illustrations, by mail. The Atlantic telegraph has already destroyed the system by which our foreign news has for years been furnished by steamer, and already the Tribune has Us special correspondents established in almost every capital in Europe. We cannol 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 happy to announce that “ Spurwiuk’s” Canadian Letters Will be continued. We have also engaged Regular Correspondents in Washington, New York, Boston and Augusta, and occasional correspondents at various points throughout the State. During the session of the Legislature, we shall publish Special Dispatches from Augusta every morning, tarnishing 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 f-hall have regular correspondence from that point, and a Daily Summary of Maine News which readers here would be sorry to miss. We shall have Full aud Accurate Market Reports, forwarded by telegraph from al parts of the United States, from Canada, and irom England. A weekly Review of the Portland Markets, and an accurate Report of Maine Skipping, in foreign and domestic ports, will bo published as heretotore. There will be NO INCREASE IN THE PRICE Of the Daily Press. For EIGHT DOLLARS A TEAR t We expect to furnish a paper, Tho Largest in the State, and as large as in other States is offered for ten or twelve dollars a year. •---■ ■ ■ - - THE MAINE STATE PRESS Is not like many weeklies, a mere waste basket fbr the leavings ot the daily edition. It is designed to bo as carefully made up as if it wero 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 Oohunns We shall add to its attractions during tho coming year, An Agricultural Department, To be conducted by tbe Rev. WILLIAM A. DREW, af Augusta, a veteran journalist, widely anil favorably known in Maine, and a contributor ior sometime past to the Press over tho signature of “Traxi.” Mr. Drew’s special qualifications for this work need no heralding. The Shipping News of the Week Will be published without abridgment in the State Press, as will also tbc Review of the Portland Markets, And the Brighton Market Reports. 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 tarnish weekly a page of Miscellaneous Beading for the Family. The weekly edition is made up in eight large pages, of six columns each, aud is the Largest Weekly Paper ia Hew England* It is offered to the public at tho low price of 9 DOLLARS A YEAR, INVARIABLY EN ADVANCE. To a club of new subscribers, eleven copies will be sent for twenty dollars, and the same discount is offered to larger clubs. -— NOTICES OF THE PRESS. [From tlie Christian Mirror.] The Press has been enlarged since New Year’s. We are glad to see such evidence of prosperity. With such papers a9 Portland now furnishes we see no need of 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 the enlagement and re-arrangemcnt of tlie columns of the Daily Press, which in its present enlarged form, and with its excellent editorial management, is certainly tlie 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 Gardiner Home Journal ] Enlarged.—The Portland Press was enlarged on the 1st Inst., to about the size of the Boston Dailies. This is an evidence of not ouly the prosperity of the Press, but ol 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 and to the State, and we hope increasing years may increase its prosper ity. [From the Eastern Argus, Jan. 2] —The Press appeared yesterday morning enlarged by the addition ol 24 incnee to the length of its col umns. Its make-up lias also been changed again, and on the whole it presented a decidedly improved appearance. Our ro temporary's “ new clothes” are somewhat larger than ours, but the “ biggest are not always the beet.” [From the Portland Evening Star, Jan. 1.] The Daily Press appears this morning in an en large ■ form, making it now fully equal in size to any daily newspaper in New England. Tlie editor, in his New Year's Salutaiory, shows that the success of the paper for the past year lias been most gratifying, and we arc glad of its prosperity. The return to the original style of arranging tlie contents 01 the paper, Is one of the most agrceablo features of the change. [From the Bangor Whig.] — The Portland Press was enlarged on the let of January to about the size of the Boston Daily Post and Advertiser—which are our largest New England dailies- and It now makes a very handsome appear ance. Tliis evidence of prosperity on toe part of so good and reliable a paper as the Press is gratifying. It fliowd, too, tout Portland bus lost nothing ol vigor, enterprise or resource, by tlie great lire, but that its course w still onward—that Its business is in livot in creasing, notwithstanding the ammreut calamity ot last year and that its promise ol commercial great ness is certain to be fiitlilled. The Pres s is among the bestot the New England papers, and its present appearance is a credit to tlie State. [From the Bath Times.] Tlie Portland Press comes out greatly enlarg ed, and we suspocUit now gives another settler to the Question 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 an addition of three or four columns. This enlargement, following so closely upon its resurrec tion from the ashes ot the great lire, shows that tlie principles it advocates and its efforts to cater to the literary readers are appreciated by tho public. The a tdluonajsp ee now obtained will be devoted to details ot important events, and selections from current literature. [From the Worcester (Mass.,) Spy.) T,tF-r“™;>ri,mon« 016 l1al,er8 that commence the new year with enlarged sheets and manifest signs of CtoSSnv Pma UTWtland Pre*9 a,ld the H*rtford Evening Press. The former is the largest anil hrat daily in the State et Maine, Lu the latmr we h£?o excliauge3dea ** 008 °f ““ able9t 01 0Ul ®«“*etleilt (P™n> Portland Advertiser, Jan. 2.] “appeared yesterday morning in an whfehWtWbik n„ii?a,r?lurMd t0 the original style, ance. qu,t® “ '“Provewent in its appear u"**.ba9 boon under the editorial man o Fi *&£***•editorials have been mgh toned and reliable, wielding a powerful inliu ghce over its patrons on all politic.! matters. He Ms taken a wt stand, always discussing topics in a dignified manner, yet leaning in all vital li«meir_iUr hie party. While we cannot always agree with all oi Ids political notions, we heartily hior w W.h,S' he abUity, character and culture he has displayed to it. management, and wish him and the proprietors even more prosperity In the neat year than ft has bad In the past. Its news is judiciously and carefhlly selected, and a general culture and literary taste characterizes Its contents. As a good tamily newspaper it lias no su perior; and while Mr. Lincoln occupies the city ed itor’s chair there will be no lack of local news, as it is generally acknowledged in that department lie lias no equal in Hie State. The enlargement argues a prosperous business, at least for ur cotemporary, and we hope it will never be found necessary to curtail the dimensions of this enterprising and respectable sheet. [From the Bangor Times.] The Portland Daily Press cauios to us consid er iblv enlarged and with a return to Us old style of make-up. This enlargement—so soon after the great lire-to a size equal with the loading Boston dailies, speaks tavorably for the prosperity of the cit> and indicates a good degree of euterprize on the aMH#v thIL*ir|0/,rieL',r8 s» ***** is edited with ability, has able contributors, and as the leading paper of the dominant party, i* a power in the land. [From the Portland Transcript] The Daily Pkess begins the new year much en larged in size ; we arc glad to see sueh an evidence ot the ]*rosperity of this excellent journal. The Pre^ lias swung around the circle to another arrangement of its editorial and news matter; after all, the old second and third p<ige arrangement, presenting edi torials and news together was the best. UEAL ESTATE. House and Lot tor Sale at Ferry Village, Cape Elizabeth. WILL be sold at a bargain, if applied for soon, a new 1J story House. Said House is 21 by 31 feet with an L i2 by 22 feet, finished throughout, and situated within sixty rods of the Ferry Office. Terms : One half down, the baianco in one and two years. Possession given immediately. Apply to ASA T. WEBSTER. Ferry Village, C. E., Jan. 8,18C7. Jan24dlw* House tor Sole. A good House two stories, Stable attached, hard and soil water, good lot centrally located—con venient for two lamilies, if desirable. Inquire at II Cedar, or IN# If are Si., of the subscriber, T a, .rwww , - J- A. FKNDFRSON. Jan. 24, 1867. dtf House for Sale A FIRST CLASS two story Brick House No. 13 Mechanic Street. Lot 12 x 100. Enquire at 345 C'ougrt-MM Ht,, of Jan 22dtf__ L. D. ST ROUT. NOTICE. Iwlll sell Oil lavorable terms as to payment, or let lor a term of years, the lots on tho corner ol Middle and Franklin streets, and on Franklin etreet, including the corner of Frankliuand tore Btreets. Apply to VVM. HILLIARD, Bangor, or SMITH & REED, Attorneys, Portland, jylittj 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 tlmroughly budt, with slate rooft, brick drains, and null ole mantelpieces throughout.— Ihey will be sold at a low price, and on very tavora ble terms. Apply at our ollice, No. 271 Daniorth St. „ J- B. BBOWN & SONS, or AVM, H. JEBBIS, Beal Estate Agent, opposite the Preble House. October 1C, 1866. dtt Desirable Stove Lots FOR SALE, N COnaiBCIAL STREET THE Ruh^fribers offer for sale the lot of land on the southerly side ol Commercial Street, head ot Dana’s Wharf, measuring 72 by 150 feet. For ttir ther particulars inquire JONAS H. PEBLEY Bet 18 tf or W. S. DANA. For Lease. THE valuable lot of land corner ot Middle and Plumb Streets, tor a term of years. Euquire of C. C. MITCHELL & SON, Aug. 28,1SCC—dtt _178 Fere Street. Aggy House lor Sale, No 32 Myrtle Street. En quire at No. 8 Central Wharf. MlUL July 12—dtl Valuable Hotel Property for Sale. rpHE Oxford House, pleasantly situated in the vil X lage ol Frycburg, Oxford county, Maine, is of fered lor sale at a bargain, it applied lor soon. The House is large, iu good repair, with lurniture ami hxiures throughout, together with all necessary outbuildings. For full particulars inquire ol HOBATIO BOOTHBY, _ _ _ Proprietor. Or Hansons Dow, 346 Congress st. Fryeburg, Scpi. St, 1866. dtf Farm for Sale. I WILL sell my firm near Allen’s Comer Wost brook, about throu miles hrom Portland, one mile from horse cars, aud Westbrook Seminary. Said iarui coul aius about 100 acres, part of it very valuable lor tillage, and part oi il lor building lota. There is a good house, two large bams, and out hous es on I he premises, it will he sold together, or iu lots to suit purchasers CYliUS THUBLOW. sepll-dti 165 Commercial St. CITV NOTICES. Snow to be Itemoved from Foot way or Sidewalk. Sect. 60.—Tho tenant or occupant, and in case there should be no tenant, the owner, or any person having the care of any building or lot of land border ing on any street, lane, court, square or public place within the city where there is any footing or side walk, shall, after the ceasing to mil of any snow, It in the dav time, within three hours, and if in the night lime, before ten of the clock of the forenoon, succeeding, cause such snow to be removed from such footway or sidewalk; anu. in default thereof, shall tortfeit und pay a sum not less than two dollars, nor more than ten dollars; and tor each and every hour ‘.hereafter that the same shall remain on such foot way or sidewalk, such tenant, occupant, owner, or other person shaft Ibrtbit and pay a sum not less 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, deciSdtf City Marshal. Maine Central Railroad Company. THE stockholders arc hereby notified that the an nual meeting of the stockholders of the Maine Central Railroad Company, will he held at the Town Hall, in Watervlllc, on WEDNESDAY, February 27lli, 1867, at 111 o’clock in the iorenoon, to act upon the following articles, viz:— 1st. To hear the reporls of the Directors and Treas urer of said Company and act theicon. 2d. To make choice of a Board of Directors for the ensuing year. 3d. To see if the Company will ratify the pledge of the Directors to tho Dexter and Newport Railroad Company for the lease of their road when completed., Jan. ffi* NOTICE. THOSE suffering (Torn that terrible malady Chilis and Fever, wuo have hitherto keen unable to find a remedy, will do well to write to me, as I have a sale ana certain cure, which I wi.l luruUli to the afflicted ior fivo dollars. Adaress o. , „ CYRUS LOWELL, Stevens Plains, Westbrook, Me., care of Deerlng Colley. January 2C, 1807. eod8w* Go to Adams A Purinton’s FIB your Honse-tamialiing Goods of all kinds: Carpetings, and all kinds of Crockery, Glass, Tin, Stone, Earthern and Woollen Ware. Paper Hang ings, Window Shades, Ac, Ac., cornet of Federal and Kxciiange streets. no23d3m Maine Historical Society. A Special Meeting of the Maine Historical Society, for the purpose of receiving commu nications and reading papers, will be held at the Court House, at Augusta, on Thursday, February 7, 186T, at 2 o’clock, P. M., and at 7 in the evening, and will be open to the public. EDWARD BALLARD. Sec’y. Brunswick, Jan. 22, 1867. jan24 dtd CHARLESSTAPLES& SON, Iron Founders, Boiler Makers & Machinists. THE subscribers having rebuilt their Work Shops, are now prepared to take orders for Machinery and Iron Work of ail kinds. Iron Store Fronts and Columns for buildings promptly furnished. STEAM ENGINES AND BOILERS, SAW AND GRIST MILL WORK AND GEARING made to order. Having able and experienced pattern makers and new tools of modem design, can supply patterns with promptness ami at a moderate cost. Repairs of all kinds of Iron Work attended to with despatch and at reasonable rates. Having a large and well equip ped Forge, can furnish forgings and shapes of all kinds for Steamboats and Locomotive work such as Shafts, t'roukH, Pi*tou Rods, Cur and Engine A sirs uud Shape* to pattern or draw ings, from 10 tons to 100 pounds weight. I’hey are also Selling Agents tor MERRIMAN’S PATENT BOLT CUTTER, the best Machine ever invented for the purpose, performing double the amount of work of any other now in use. FOR SALE, a .‘15 bur*© power l.orono* tiv© Holier with new tube sheets and new set of tubes, in first rate order, and warranted safe with a pressure of 100 pounds to the square inch. A NEW TEN HORSE POWER PORTABLE EN GINK, an excellent Machine, can be seen running at our Foundry. CHARLES STAPLES A SON, Cor. Com. St. ana Brown’s Wharf, novlOc d3m Portland, Maine. Store to Let. SPACIOUS, And well ahipied tor almost any busi ness, Leing next door to Middle, and the upper store in the tlreo-storied iron front block on Union Street. Conveniences and finish modern. Enquire at So. 4 Cotton Street. janlftdlwtcodtf Warren’s Water-Proof Leather Preservative ! Sold Wholesale and Retail by •Ft W. 9KAN8FI£LDj Sole Agent* jaSeotllm* 174 Mlaale st PAINTS A AL» OILS, Druffs, Medicines, Dye studs, Window Glass. AGENTS FOB Forest lliver &• Warren Lead Co.'s CRAFTS Sc WILLIAM*, Nos. S and 6 Commercial Wharf. Boston. _Dec4—TuThStly _ _ Deafness and Catarrh. CertiScBte «f Mr. a7oT*I"»« •* fllMIS may certify that Dr. C ikpenter, now at A the 0. S. Hotel, has cured me o! Deafness and Discharge, from the head, of 17 years standing. 1 hail been doctoral l>y many eminent physician, without reliof. Any poison interested can see me at tbe store of Mesa™, illuut Jt Fom, Middle St. Portland, Me., Jon 14,1867. A. Q. BLUNT. B®. CABPKNTEB remain, in Portland un ttl February 1st, only. He can be consulted at tbe Blddeionl House, liidilefird, for one month com, poncing February l.t, 1807. JaUdlw ENTERTAINMENTS. Portland Theatre. Bidwell Me Brewnc, I.rssera At .Vangen. CONTINUED-ATTRACTION. Olondar and 9Sth and J«ib, JESSIE BROWN I Wedaesday, Mmm. 30tb, reach Spy and Forty Thieves ! Thursday, Ju. a,M> The Fireman and IMck TurjSn ! j Friday and Saturday, *tcb nui| .J(|> ' Powerful Attraction I ’ lSf“Full 1 articular* In Daily Programme* jamMdiw P. Y.M.C. A. COURSE LECTURES EIGHTH LECTFBE, In the Free Street Church, Wcdueaday Evening, Jau. .'lOib, 18UT, By BEV. B. F. TEFFT, 1>. D. SUDJi oc—“llow to make the most i>f liuine.” Season Tickets, 7.1 cents; Evening Tickets, Ml cent*, to be had at Bailey & Noyes', H. Packard's, Short & Boring’*, and at the door. Doors open at 01; Lecture st 71 o’clock. janiHJ3t Old Folks' Conceit ? THE S. S. S. will give an Old Folks’ Concert (In Costume) on Wednesday Evening, Jan. 30tli. In the Sumner Street Church, Alter which an ABiiaaarian Manner will ho served in the \ estry. All who wish u^lEvc a social “re iuvitc“ ‘ ’ »«“»*• Doors open at tf—commence at 7} o’cock. ja2Gd4t Portland Associates-Ex Fives gf» WILL GIVE THEIR TENTH GRAND ANNUAL• Firemen’s, Military and Civic Bail! - ON - Tuesday Evening, Jan. 29, ’67, - AT - MECHANICS’ HALL. CP" Ticket*, 91,30, to be obtained of the COMMITTEE OF ARBANOEMNTS: Leonard Pennell, G. W. D. I’ridliain, Wm. Hennery, Frank Pickett, Augustus!.,, I. W. Downing, Wm. Strong, Geo. F Whitmore, B. F. Nelson. E. G. Waite, A. I). Fickett, C. W. lioan, Andrew N’olson, ,1. H. Bussell, Alfred J. Haskell. FLOOR MANAGERS : President. L Pennell, A. D. Fickftt, Sec'y, Win. Hennessy, Augustus L. Chase, Wm. Strong, Beni. F. Ni Ison, Andrew Nelson. mnsic by Chandler** fall Quadrille Band. JanlOeod till 2<nhcn dtd I. A. R. A. The Irish American Relief Associa’n will give a coarse of SIX ASSEMBLIES, AT MECHANICS’ HALL, CeMBMaciag Meaday Evc’g, Jon. 7ik, And continuing each Mouday Evening, closing with a GRAND BALL. Tickots for the Course, Including the Ball, will be $5.00; Evening Tickets. $1.00; Ball Tickets, $1.50. UT'MuHic by Chandler’s full Quadrille Band, D. H. Chandler, Prompter. Dancing to commence at 8 o’clock precisely. Floor Manager*—Thomas Parker, James Rooney James E. Marshall, Robert Dow, Patrick McCaierty William U. Kalor. Messrs. O’Riley and Bodkin will take charge of the clothing. dec31dtf MEDICAL ELECTRICITY DR. W. NT DEWING, ^Medical Electrician 174 MIDDLE STREET, Nearly Oyyaalle the (Jailed States Helel WHERE lie would respectfully announce to citizens ol Portland aud vicinity, that he a permanently located in this city- During the thrte years we have been In this city, we Lave cured some ol the worst turms ol' disease in |ieisons who have tried other Ibruis ol treatment in vain, anil curing patients in so short a time that the question is el ten asked, do they stay cured? To answer tblsquestiu we will say that all that do not slay cured, we doctor the second time without cliarge. Dr. D. has been a practical Electrician lor twenty’ one years, aud is also a regular graduated phvsiciai, Electricity is perfectly adapted to chronic diseases/* the form of uervous or sick headache; neuraeua it the head, neck, or extremities; consumption "win i In the acute stagee or where the lungs aro not lull] involved; acute or chronic rheumatism, scrofula, hit diseases, white swellings, spinal diseases, curvature 01 the spine, contracted muscles, distorted limbs palsy or paralysis, St. Vitas’Dance, dealuess, stam mering or hesitancy ol speech, dyspepsia, iudigei tlon, constipation and livei complaint, piles—we cut e every case that can be presented; asthma, bronchi tis, strictures 01 the chest, and all torms of ieraalv complaints. By Electricity The Rheumatic, the gouty, the lame and the lazv leap with joy, aud move with the agility and elastic ity of youth; the heated brain is cooled; the frost bitten limbs restored, the uncouth delormities re moved; faintness converted to vigor, weakness 10 strength; the blind made to see, the deal to hear ar.d the palsied form to move upright; the blemishes 01 youth are obliterated; the accidents in mature hit prevented; the calamities ol ohl age obviated and an active circulation maintained. L. A D I E S Who havecoldhani.s analeet; woak stomachs, 1am and weak backs; uervous aim sick headache; dlazi ness aud swimming in tin* head, with imiigesiion and constipation of the bowels; pain in the side and batk; leucorrhiea, (or whites); laming ol the womb with in ternal cancers; tumors, polypus, and all that lone train of diseases will nnd in Electricity a sure means of cure. For paimul menstruation, too . oinie menstruation, aud all ol those lung line ol troubles with youug ladies, Electricity Is a certain spccltc, and will, In a short time, restore the sutfbrer to the vigor ol health. TEETH! TEETH! TEETH! Dr. D. still continues to Extract Teeth by Elec TBtciTY WITHOUT f AIN. Persons havingdecayid teeth or stumps they wish to have removed for reset ting he would give a polite invitation to call. Superior Electro Magnetic Ma-iunes lor sale lor lauiily use, with thorough Instructions. Dr. D. can accommu<late s lew patients with board vnd treatment at bis bouse. w Omce hours from 8 o'clock A. M. to 12 M.; from 1 to 8 P. M., and 7 to 9 in the evening. Donsaitatlon tree. novlti DIViUENO. A DIVIDEND of 10 per cent, will bo paid the stockholders of the Tug Warrior at the otUceof J. S. Winslow, January IStli. JanlOdtf_J. S. WINSLOW. Agent. Tilton & McFarland, Desire to call tlie attention to the fhet that more than 4 o Of their Safes gave AMPLE PROTECTION .In the late lire. Parties desiring a FIRST RATE SAFE, At a MODERATE PRICE, will please call on EMERY & WATERHOUSE, Middle Street, Portland, Or at HO Sndbnry Street, Soutane |3^*Second-band Safes taken in exchange tor sale. Jan 15— sn lstw iu each luoAudv remainder of time. First National Bank of Portland. HOLDERS Of the First Series of Seven-Thirty notes can liavo the same exchanged for gold bearing six per cent bonds at this Bank at the usual commission The First Series mature in August next, and the conversion of tho Second and Third Scries can also be effected on favorable terms. Jani'iilm_ W E' «>«LD, Cartier, Portland Glass Co. ANNUA I, MEETING. THE Annual Meeting of the PART (.AND VI. AMM COMPANY, will be hidden at the Trea.uier'. Oflice, on Wednesday, January 30tb, At 3 o'clock, P. M., to act upon the following business : To choose Directors for the ensuing year. To act uuon increasing their Capital Stock to the amount allowed by their Charter. To act u[»on any other proper business. By Okdlr or Directors. Jan 24 dt<l__J. S. PALMER, Clerk. Portland Savings Bank. DEPOSITS made on or before Saturday, Febru ary 2d, next, will commence interest on that day. Office at No 13 Free Street. Open from 9 to 1, and from 2 to 4. JOSEPH C. NOYES, Treas’r. Jan 17, 1867. il*2W PHOTOGRAPHS ! E. S. WORMELL formerly No. 00 Middle street, takes pleasure iu an nouncing that he will on TUESDAY, JAN. 1, 1807, open his NEW PIIOTOGRAPH GALI.ERV' At No. 316 Congress Street, [Opposite Mechanic.’ Where lie will be plea-;cd to wait on hi* friends and ‘“g rate till for past teution So business to merit a rone* at ot Urn same. Person* wishing tor FIRST class PICl URES of all * tyles and sizes are invited to call. plrlar," colored in Oil, Water Colors and India Ink by one of Ike best Artists in Ike Slate. Special attention laid to Copying or all descriptions. ES^All work warranted to give satislVtion. N. B—Work done for Photographers In Ink or Colors at reasonable ral ts. jaulcoU3tu newgTTod s i P. B. EROST, merchant Tailor, 3321-2 Congress Street, Has just received a line lot ot FALL «OODS Suliahlo lor the season, which will be made np(n the most thorough manner, septIO—ood _ AUt'IION hAl.I.s. W Quartermasters Sale. ai.^ubUc Auction at Fort Prebic, articl«“f co^nl^ «f January, 1867,the loll' wing i..g, l'»K and FU BRACES, FUNNVI ‘ SAu'stS’ DHAw£kaACKCOAn CHISELS, OiUA^COATS MDuaSras^u AVM. BARTLETT l»t Lt. 3d U. S. Artillery, ja23d7t B»t. Major, C. S. A. A. A. Q. m. J. !-*• UAILKY, Auctioneer k Commission Merchant AND APPRAISER, Office 176 Fere St, at Mess. Garter & Dreser’s January 7—tltl c- IV. HOLMES, AU CTIONEEK, a«» Congress street, . iidiy,"p^omptlylnJtuudod ,'ro,*or,v in ‘>ie City or vi Icnuh. * to ou the uio*f favorable! OR. CAR PEN TER” Oculist ami Aurist, CAN be ronaulted at the U. S. HOTEL Port, land, until ' or' February 1st, And at the BIDDEFOBD IIOCME, Bi.ldeford, One Month, commencing Febraary 1., Upon Blindnes*, Deafness, Catarrh, Bronchi ti*. Nasal and Aural Polypus, Discharge Rout the Ears, .1?‘rS* n llea,1> Scrofula, Sore Eye*, Film* and all Diseases of the EYE, Ear and Tliroal. ty- In moot cases the rcracliet can bo applied at home without Interfering with tlio patients occupa tion. Artificial Eyes Inserted Without Pain. CONSULTATION AT OFFICE FREE, HfHut Letters must contain Ono Dollar to ensure an answer. HOME TESTIMONY. The Testimonials below are all received in this State, and can be readily investigated by those desir ous ot so doing. Hundreds of ether cerlilirates can be seen at the Dr.’s Office. DEAFNESS. r. . . Belfast, Me., Nor 27, 1866. During 10 years I grew totally deaf in one ear and 80 deal in the other that 1 was unable to bear unless addn sad verv lottdly, and liud «liaagreeab.e noiaee in my head. Was obliged to absentinvself from church and society on that account. 1 consulted an eminent ph> iician in Boston without relief, and supposed 1 must always remain deaf, l»ut about two Years ago I applied to Dr. Carpenter; after the application of a course of his treatment, 1 could hear a watch ticks feet from either ear, and my hearing remains perfect. 1 am 00 years of age, and reside on High arreet, Bel fast, Maine, where any person can see or hear fi’bm me- Mre. F. A. LEWIS. We have been acquainted with Mrs. Lewis for years and know she was deaf and now hears, and believe the above statement to be correct. REV. C. PALFREY, Pastor of 1st Parish, Bel&st. MR. W. M. RUST, Editor of “Belfast Age." I From the Bangor Whig if Courier.! Troy ,Me., Oct. 30. Db. Carpenter, Dear Slri—tm the 28d oi Feb ruary last, 1 placed myself under y our treatment lor Discharue of the Ear, which had continued so long and was so great ns to all'ect rav hearing. Aftor ap plying the medicine prescribed by you two months, my ears were entirely well and remain the same. Most Kcsjicctfully, Miss SUSAN V. HATHAWAY. BLINDNESS. [From Maine Farmer., In defiance of physicians and all remedies, I suffer ed excruciatingly from Scrofulous Sore Eves ton years, being frequently confined tn a dark room. Tim remedies Dr. Carpenter prescrilmd last September, nt Bangor, cured them entirely, ami they remain so. KATIE LANG. Passadumkcag, Me., 1866. fFrom the Maine Farmer.) I was nearly blind with Scrofhlous Sore Eyes four years, being confined to a dark room and suffering excruciating pain s great portion of the lime. I con sulted many physicians without relief. Dr. Carpen ter cured me. My sight ie now good. I reside In Vaaealboro’. Mrs. P. B. LANCASTER. CATARRH. (AVom Me Kennebec Journal qf Avgusta. , . . . . „ Augusta, Me., Jan., 1866. I have been cured of Catarrh In its most disagree able form, of many years’ standing, bv Dr. Carpen ter. I suffered from pains, dullness and LighL ees in my head, continued discharges, great aTtficnlty in talking and breathing, felt as 1f 1 had a bad cold the whole time, and sufierod 'Intensely to the greet im pairment ot my health, and was quite discouraged, mr all I bad doctored was of no benefit. But thanks to Dr. Carpenter’s skil' 1 now have none ot these troubles. I reside in Whitefield, EPHRAIM MARRINEB. [From the Maine Fanner.] I suffered from Catarrh over 20 years. Last winter, when I consulted Dr. Carpenter, I bad frequent and copious discharges, a bad cough, and mv health so much reduced that myself and friend! weru appro hensiveof serious consequences ; hut Dr. Canmnter cured me. I am now well, and free from Catarrh. „ „ _ W. N. SOULE. Cor. Sewall and Court streets, Augusts, Sept. 14,1666. STATEMENTS -IF THE PRESS. All the published Certificates ot Dr. Carpenter are bona fide.—[Maine Farmer. The Certificates, published in our columns, of Dr. Carpenter's cures are bona fide tn our own knowledge. He is all he professes to be, and will not humbug or deceive the public.—{Kennebec Journal, Augusta. Dr. Carpenter has entirely cured persons tn this city who have been under treatment at the Bye end Err Infirmaries without being benefitted.—[Zfefrasf Aye. Several marked euro* have come under our observ ation, and wo have conversed with many others who have been benefitted hy Dr. Carpenter’s treatment, and we have become satisfied that he Is skillfiil in the class of ifisoases which he treats, and careful to prom ise only what lie can perform.—(Bangor Whin t Dour See other Certificates in City papers, dec 31—dlm&wlt* INDIA RUBBER GOODS. HAVING been burnod out ot ray Rubber Store, 147 Middle St., 1 would solicit the trade of the citizens ol Portland and vicinity, .until I re-open 110 my headquarters, 85 Milk Street, Boston, where are kept every variety of goods made from India Rubber comprising in part Rubber and Leath er Machine Belting, Steam Packing, Gaskets, Rings, HTose tor conducting and hydrant purposes, Rubber Clothing of every description, Combs. Balls, Toys. Uudereheetlug for beds in cases ot sickness, Rubber Boors and shoes, Tubing, Spittoons, Syringes. Glove* and Mittens, Elastic Lings and Bands, Pluno Covers, Horse Covers with and without hood, Wagon Covers, Air Beds, Pillows, Cushions, and Life Pro servers, Mechauics’ Aprons, Rubber Jewelry ot beautiful patters, and all kinds of Kubb. r Goods that mav be desired, oil of which 1 will tell at manulho turers lowest prices. Please forward your orders lor the present to H. A. HALL, Jul 13eodtf «5 Milk Street, Boston. Assignee's Sale. F>lt SALE. store ami lot No 3 In Iron Block, Portland Pier. Long Shed on Portland Pier. One-eighth partot hark “Sarah Hobart.** One-six teentli part of bark “Lizzie H. Jackson.** Ouc thirty-second part of hark “Chalmettc" One thirty-second i*art of steam tug “Uncle Sam" One pair dark bay Horses. Carrs all. Double Sleigh, Wagon, Harnesses, Robes, 4&c. For terms, apply to HOSEA I. ROBINSON, or _ JOHN RAND, Assignee. Portland, Jan 24, 18G7. ja25d2w Seven Thirties. SEVEN THIRTY Treasury Notes, first series, dns August, 1^7, can be converted into 5-20 \J. s. Jan 19,18t>7.—d3w No 21} Free Street. U. S. Marshal’8 Sale. United Stater op America, I District ok Maine, •*. I PUKSUANT to a vend : Expo : to me directed from the Honorable Edward Fox, Judge oi tlio United States District Court, withiu and for Ibo District of Maine, I sliail expose and offer for sale at Public Auction, to the hi sheet bidder thereto r. tho following property and mercfinmiizc at tho time and place within said District, ns fbilows, viz: At the Mill, formerly occupied by Mason & Smith, •it Hollis Center, <a said VuiOct , <m hnduu the r'n/hth day of' February next, at ten o clock A. M: One Lathe ; one Lathe Bench anil 1 ummg Tools one Board Planer; one drtnd stone and Bench; one dozen Circular Saws; six Saw Shafts; one Clapboard Mack me ; one Lath Machtne ; one Ma chine for making Match Splmts; one k ace Planer tor planin'/ ena oj Match Blocks; one Maehme for preparing Match Blocks; one Power Cross-C ut Saw; one Hand Cross tW .Sate owe and owe half gross Stamped Matches;ninety -three one cent lnt. Hev. Stanipe ’ n ,,Ui Shafting and Belting, unjtamped Matches. Swn ii and other furniture in the Mitt and Dry Houre, connected therewith, excepting the JUam Shaft and Hater Wheel and the necessary Belting and <ie vmg connecting the main Shaft with the Wa ter Wheel. Tile same having been decreed forfeit to the Unit ed Stater, in tho Dtsti lot Court, for the said Dl. rict of Maine and ordered to be sold and the proceeds dis posed of according to law. Dated at Portland, this twenty-second day of Jan uary , A. D. 1867. CHARLES CLARK, U. S. Marshal, District of Maine. jan 22 dlJt For Sale, A SUPERIOR lot of DRIED PEACHES iu Bar rels, Rags and tierc. s, bv C. B. ROGERS, Ho 133 Market St, DeclUdSw Philadelphia. A New Place Just O/ienf W THERE you can buy real French CALF SKINS and Pullippe and Canaud's SARDINE.-,. Just received from Pans, now in bond, and ior swls in lou to suit cu tomers by h. peyret, OSce aver the Fish Market tan2d2m* FEDERAL HTREE1 • PAINTS AND OIL CHEAP Jll|t received in bond, and for sale DtTTT FREE, for use on the burnt district, Strictly Pare Kagllsb I,end and OU ! Rebuildcrs will effect a Croat saving by purchasing In lhis way. Kverv description of PAINT STOCK at th# lowest rates by #, W. rEUKIVS A CO., J an 23031 W Ceimnerclsi west,