Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, January 30, 1867, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated January 30, 1867 Page 2
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The Colorado Veto Message. A brief synopsis of the veto message receiv ed by telegraph was published in the Press yes terday. We give below the full text of the document which appears as a special dispatch in the Boston Advertiser: To the Senate of the United States:— I return to the Senate, in which House it originated, a bill entitled “All act to admit the Htatc of Colnrudreiato the Union,” to which I cannot consistently with my sense of duty give my approval, with the exception of an addition al section containing now provisions. It is sub stantially tlie same as the bill of a similar title passed by Congress during tlie last session, submitted to tlie President for his approval and returned witli the objections contained in a message hearing date tile loth of Way last, amt yet awaiting the reconsideration of the Senate. A second hill, having in view the same pur pose, lias now passed both Houses ol Congress and been presented for my signature. Having again carefully considered the subject, 1 have been unable to perceive any reason for chang ing the opinions which have already been communicated to Congress. I liud, on tlie Con trary, that there are many objections to the proposed legislation, oi which 1 was not at that tint1 aware; and that while several of those which 1 then assigned have in tlie interval gained in strength, yet others have been creat ed l>y the altered character of tlie measure now submitted. The constitution under which this state government is proposed to be formed, very properly contains a provision, that all laws in force at the time of its adoption and tlie admission of the State into the Union, shall Continue as if the constitution had not been adopted. Among these laws is one absolutely prohibiting negroes and mulattoes from the right to sit as jurors. This bill was vetoed hy the Governor ot the Territory, who held that hy the laws ol the United States, negroes and mulatto is are citizens and subject to the du ties as Well as entitled to the rights ot citizen ship. The hill was however passed, the objec tions of the Governor to the contrary notwith standing, and is now a law ol the Territory; yet in tlie bill now before mo by which it is pro posed to admit tlie Territory as a State, it is provided that there shall be no denial ot the elective franchise or any other rights to any person hy reason of race or color, excepting Indians not taxed. Hie incongruity thus ex hibited between the legislation of Congress and that of the Territory, taken in connection with the protest against the admission of the State, hereinafter referred to, would seem clear ly to indicate the impolicy and injustice of the proposed enactment.. It might indeed be a subject of grave inquiry, and doubtless will re sult in such inquiry if this bill becomes a law, whether it does not attempt to exercise a pow er not conferred upon Congress by the Feder al Coustituti .n, as that instrument simply de clares that Congress may admit new States in to the Union. It nowhere says that Congress ni iy make new States for the purpose of ad mitting them into the Union, or for any other purpose, and yet this bill is as clear an at tempt to make the institutions as any iu which tlie people themselves could engage. In view of this action of Congress, the House of Repre sentatives of the Territory has earnestly pro tested against being forced into the Union with out first having the question submitted to the people. Nothing could be more reasonable than the position which they thus assume, and it certainly cannot be the purpose of Congress to force upon a community, against their will, a government whieh they do not believe them selves capable jf sustaining. Tho following is a copy of the protest allud ed to, as officially transmitted to me:— "Whereas it is announced in the public prints, that it is the intention of Congress to admit Colorado as a State into the Union, tl erofore resolved by the House of Representa tives of this Territory, that representing as we do the last and only legal expression of pn ilie opinion on this question, wc earnestly protest against the passage of a law admitting the State without first having the question submitted to a vote ol the people, tor the reasons,—first, that we have a right to a voice in the selection of the chaiacter of our government, second that w ■ h ive not a sufficient population to support the expense of a State government. For these reasons wc trust that Congress will not force upon us a government against our will.” Upon information which I considered relia ble, 1 assumed in my message of the 15th of May last, that the population of Colorado was not more than 30,000, and expressed the opin ion that this number was entirely too small, either to assume the responsibility or to eqjoy the privilege of a State. It appears that previ ous to that time the legislature, with a view to ascertain the exact condition of the Territory, liad pa sed a law au'liorizing a census uf the population to be taken. The law made it the duly ol the assessors iu the several counties to take the census in connection with the annual assessments, and in order to secure a correct enumeration of the population, allowed them a liberal compensation for the service by paying them lor every name returned, anil added to their previous oath of office an oath to perform llie Hilly mill Dueiity. rrum the accompany ing official report it appears that returns have been received from iiiteen out of the eighteen counties into which the State is divided, and their population amounts in the aggregate to 24.909. The three remaining counties are esti mated to contain 3000 making a population of 27.909. This census was taken in the summer season, when it is claimed that the population is much target than at any other period, as iu the autumn miners in large numbers leave their work and return to the east witli the re sults of their suuimerenterprise. The popula tion, it will be observed, is hut slightly iu ex cess of oue aflhofthc number required as the basis of represeotatiou for a siugle congression al district in any oi the States, lhat number being 127,000. 1 am unable to perceive any good reason for such great disparity in the right of representation, giving as it would to the people of Colorado, not only this vast ad vantage iu the House of Representatives, but an equality in the Senate, where the other States are represented liy millions. With per haps a single exception, no such inequality as this has ever before been attempted.— 1 know tiiat it is claimed that the popula tion of the different States at the time oi their admission lias varied at different periods, and the obvious intent of the Constitution was, that no State should be admitted with a less population than the ratio of the representation at the time of application; and the limitation in the second Beetle-- of the first article oi the Constitution, declaring that ‘‘each State shall have at least one representative,” was mani festly designed to protect the States which originally composed the Union, from betng de prived, in the event or a waning population, of a voice in the popular branch of Congress, and was never intended as a warrant to force a new State into the Union with a representative population far below that which might at the time he required of sister members of the con federacy. ibis hill, iu view of the prohibition of the same section, which declares ‘ that the same number of representatives shall not ex ceed oue for every 10,000,” is at least a viola tion of the spirit it not of the letter of the Con stitution. It is respectfully submitted, that however Con gress, under tne pressure ot circumstances, may have admitted two or three States with less than a representative population at the time, there lias been no instance iu which an application for admission has ever been enter tained, when the population, as officially ascer tained, was below thirty tliousaud. Were there any doubt of this being the true con struction of the Constitution, it would be dis pelled by the early and long-continued prac tice of the federal government. For nearly sixty years after the adoption of the Constitu tion, no State was admitted with a population believed at the time to he less man the current ratio fora representative; and the first instance in which there appears to have been a depart ure from the principle was in 1815 iu the case of Florida, obviously the result of sectional strifo. Wc would no well to regard it as a warning of evil rather than as an example for imitation, and I tliink candid men of all par ties will agree that tne nspiring cause of this wholesome principle of restraint is to be found in a vain attempt to balance those antagonisms which refused to be reconciled except through the bloody .arbitrament of arms. The plain tacts of our history will attest that the groat and leading States admitted since 1845, vis., Iowa, Wisconsin, California, Minnesota and Kansas, including Texas, which was admittep that year, have all come with an ample popula tion tor one representative, and Bonie of them with nearly or quite cnougii for two. To de monstrate the correctness of my views on this question, I subjoin a table containing a list of the States admitted since the adoption of the federal Constitution, with the dates of damis sion. the ratio of representation and tho repre sentative population when admitted, deduced from the United States census tables, the cal culation being made for the period of the de cade corresponding with the date of admis sion :— States. Admitted. Eatio. Popula’n. Vermont.1791 33,01)0 93,3'0 Kentucky.1792 33,000 95,638 Tennessee.17911 33.(XX) 73 864 Vhl<).1802 35,000 85 443 fo“I8‘a'>».1812 35,0011 75,212 Indiana....lslu 35,1100 98,110 Mississippi.1817 36.000 53,677 "*“>•».1618 30,000 46,274 Alabama.1819 35,000 111 150 .1520 35,000 298 335 M1880111'.1821 35,000 69^50 Arkansas.1830 47,700 65,170 Michigan.1857 47,701 158,i73 J,1'“da.1845 70,680 57*951 Texas.1845 70,680 189,327 Iowa ..1846 70,680 132,572 Wisconsin.1848 70.U80 250 497 California.1850 70,680 92*597 Oregon.1858 93,492 44*630 Minnesota.1858 93,492 138,909 Kansas.1861 93,492 1117*206 West Virginia.1862 93,492 349,628 Nevada.. —1864 127,000 unknown Colorado which it is now proposed to admit as a State contains, as has already been stated, a population less than 28,000, while the pres ent ratio of represeutaives is 127,000. There can be no reason that I can perceive for the ad mission of Colorado ‘■’lat would not apply with equal force to nearl ^very other Territory now organized, and I submit whether if this hill becomes a law it will be possible to resist the logical conclusion that such Territories as Da cotah Montana and Idaho must be received as btates whenever they present themselves, without regard to the inhabitants they may Ws&sr nr H. mse of Representatives would thus be alb nutted to represent a population scarcely ex ceeding that which iu any other port. !.r.1 option is entitled to but a single SwS Ho lse of Uepreseutatives; while the average f.'.t two senate.s iu the Union as now Constituted is at least two millions ot people It would surely be unjust to all other sections of the Union to enter upon a policy with regard to t ic admission of new States, which might re sult iu conferring such a disproportionate share of influence in the national legislature upon communities which, in pursuance of the wise policy of our fathers should for some years to come be retained under the lettering care and protection of the national goverment. If it is deemed just and expedient now to depart from tile settled policy of thn nation during all its ’ “tory, and to admit all the Territories to the J hts and privileges of States irrespective of 1 ir population or fitness for such government, it s suoiii turn wnctticr it would not be well to de nse such measures as will briug the subject before the country for consideration and decis ion. This would seem to he eminently wise. I. e auso, as has a ready been stated, if it is right to admit Colorado, there i* BO r, ’ n f,.r Ji,., exclusion of the other Territories, it is no an swer to these suggestions that an enabling art was passed, authorizing the people ofColorol„ to take ac.iou on this subject. Sis well known that that act was passed iu consequence ofreu refutations that the population reached, uc cording to some statements, as higlias 80,000, and to none less than 50,000, and was growing with a rapidity that by the time the admission Could be consumated would secure a popula tiou of over a hundred thousand, these rep resentations proved to have been whoUy ialla* cions, and iu addition the people of the Tei ri ! torv, by a deliberate vote, decidedThat they would not assume the responsibility of a State ! government. By that decision they entirely I exhausted all ^power that was col’erred by the | ‘'enabling act, ’ an<l there has beeu no step taken since in ^relation to the admission that I has had the slightest sanotion of warrant of law. The proceeding upon which the present application is based was in the utter absence ot all law m relation to it. There is no evi dence that the votes on the question of the formation 01 a State government bear any relation whatever to the sentiment ol tlie lerritory. The protest of the House of Representatives, previously quoted, is conclu sive evidence to the contrary. Rut if none of these reasons existed against this proposed enactment, the bill itself, besides being uncon stitutional in its provisions in conferring pow er upon a person unknown to the laws and who may never have a legal existence, is so framed us to render its execution almust im possible. It is indeed a question whether it is not in itself a nullity; to say the least it is of exceedingly doubtful propriety to confer tlie power proposed in the hill upon the Govcuor elect - for as by its own terms the constitution is not to take effect until after admission of the State, he in the meantime lias no more authority thau any other private citizen. But even supposing him to be clothed with sufficient authority to convene the legislature, what constitutes the State legislature to which is to be referred the question of the conditions imposed by Congress? Is a new body to be elected and convened by proclamation of the Govenor elect, or is it that body which met more than a year ago under the provisions of tlie State constitution. By reference to the second section ot the schedule and to the eighteenth section of the fourth article of the State constitution it will be seen chat the term oi the members of the House of Representatives, and that of one half of the members of the Senate, expire on the iirst Monday of the present mouth. It is clear that if there were no intrinsic objections to the bill itself in relation to the purooses to be ac complished, this objection would be fatal, as it is apparent that the provisiens of the third sec tion of the bill to admit Colorado have refer ence to a period and a state of facts entirely different from the present; and affairs as they now exist, if carried iDto effect, must lead to confusion. Even if it were settled that the old and not the new body were to act, it would be found impracticable to execute the law,because a considerable number of the members, as 1 am informed, have ceased to be residents of the Territory; and in the sixty days within which the legislature is to be convened after the pas sage of the act, there would not be sufficient time to fill the vacancies by new elections, were (here any authority under which they could lie held. It may not be improper to add that if the proceedings were all regular, and the result to be obtained were desirable, simple justice to the people of the Territory would require a longer period than sixty days within which to obtain action on the conditions proposed by the third section of the bill. There are, as is well known, large portions pf the Territory with which there is and can be no general commu uicatiou, there being several cgunties which from November to May can only bo reached by persons traveling on foot, while with other regions or tne territory, occupied by a large portion of the population, there is very little more freedom of access. Thus if the bill should become a law, it would be impracticable to ob tain any expression of public sentiment in ref erence to its provisions with a view to enlight en the legislature if the old body were called together; and of course equally impracticable to procure the election of a new body. This defect might liaae been remedied by an exten sion of the time and a submission of the ques tion to the people, with a lull opportunity to* enable them to express their sentiments. The admission of a new State has generally been regarded as an epoch iu our history; but after the most careful and onxious inquiry on the subject, I cannot perceive that the propos ed proceeding is in conformity with the policy which, from the origin oi the government, lias uniformly prevailed in ihe admission of new States. 1 therefore return the hill to the Sen ate without my signature. Andrew Johnson. Washington, Jan. 28,1807. The Austria* lUissiea. The correspondence between the State De partment and Mr. Motley, relative to the lat ter's resignation of the Austrian mission, which was called for sometime ago at Mr. Sumner’s instance, was sent to the Senate this afternoon. The Vice-President did not formally lay it be fore that body to-day, and therefore the cor respondents were not allowed to either copy or read the papers. 1 am able, however, to give a summary of their contents. There are but two letters, one from Mr. Seward and one from Mr. Motley, though Mr. Seward’s contains.one from a person who is designated as an Ameri can gentleman who is travelling in Europe. It appears that this anonymous individual sent a letter to Mr. Seward, in which ho charged generally, that most of our ministers and chief consuls in Europe are political opponents of the administration, and that many of them are given to public denunciation of the President and Secretary of State. The writer specially mentions Mr. Marsh and Mr. Motley, saying that the latter had spoken ot Mr. Seward as a degraded old man, and had expressed a decid ed preference for English customs and English government, as compared with our own. A copy of this nreoious document Mr. Seward sends to Mr. Motley, and his own letter is only long enough to ask the minister in diplomatic phrase what he lias to say about these charges. Mr. Motley’s reply is of some length. He be gins by expressing his .astonishment that such a letter should be sent to him by the depart ment, and tays his first thought was to content himself witli a fiat denial ot the charges made by Mr. Seward’s informer. He concludes, how ever, to make a mere detailed answer. He does uot stoop to deny the charge that he had spok en disrespectfully of the Secretary or the Pres ident. De meets that relative to liis excessive admiration ot English laws and customs by saying that it cannot be believed^jy any one who Knows him, or has ever read either his historical or philosophical writings. The gen eral charge that he is opposed to the President’s policy, brings from him a statement of his views, that will endear him to every lover of liberty He says he has spoken of both the President and Congress under his own root and among his own friends, and was not aware that a citizen living abroad, even in an official ca pacity, was debarred from holding and express ing views of bis oivu regarding the great ques tions presented by the overthrow of tile rebel lion. He says he thinks we should abolish and forever prohibit all legal and political distinc tions ou account of race or color, and this lie would do by an amendment to the Constitu tion. After such an amendment was adopted, lie would declare a general amnesty to those engaged in the rebellion. He closes bv tender ing liis resignation, without assigning any cause for so doing. It is probable that the country will see sufficient cause in the insult ing letter of Mr. Seward. The correspondence will be made public iu full to-morrow. It is hardly necessary to add that it will not im prove Mr. Cowan’s frail chances for confirma tion.— Washington Dispatch to Boston Adver tiser, 28 th. A Bhute.—The New York papers contain reports of the trial at Albion in that State, of the Reverend Joel Lindsley for manslaughter, in the cruel punishment of his child, a boy of three years, last June. According to liis own confession, about 9 o’clock on *he night ol the boy s death, Lindsley’s wife (who was not the child’s mother) went to correct the child for something it refused to do; sho failed to make him mind, and askod him to do it. Linds ley said lie commenced correcting him with a piece of a shingle ; he whipped and talked to him alternately for two hours and a half; he reasoned with him and tried to make liim mind; at the end of two and a half hours saw a change, stopped whipping him, laid him on a couch and called his wife; she came and said, “ Why, Johnny is dying!" He said he guessed not, and took him off the lounge, and he died in his arms. The post mortem examination of the body showed that many parts of it were great ly discolored by the whipping, and that the soles of the child’s feet had blisters the size of a quarter dollar and that tho blood run from his toes. The whole history of the caso proved it one of the most atrocious on record. The jury found a verdict of guilty. New ■’■blirntions. The “Diamond” Dickens. Messrs. Ticknor & Fields, encouraged by the extraordinary success of their “Diamond Edition” of the poems of Tennyson, have pro jected a similar issue of the complete works of Charles Dickens, which presents a happy com bination of elegance and cheapness, and is certain to prove the most popular edition of tliis writer yet offered. The first volume of this scries, “The Pickwick Papers,” is pub lished. It is elegantly printed and bound, aud contains sixteen original illustrations by Sol. Eytinge, jr., who has bit of some off the im mortal personages of Dickens’s masterpiece more happily than any who have gone before him, unless, indeed, it he Seymour. The sketches of the Fat Hoy, of the Rev. Mr. Stig gins supping with Mrs. Weller, and of Mrs. Bardcll consoled by her friends, are admirably conceived, and greatly enhance one’s enjoy ment of the book. A fine portrait of tbe au thor forms the frontispiece. There are two editions of this work, one plain and one illus trated, but printed alike, on tinted paper, and from the University Press. Botli are very cheap, the plain edition being sold for $1.25, the illustrated for $1.50. The publishers pro pose tnisBueone volume each month until tho edition, comprising twelve or 'hirteen volumes, iscomplcted. “Onr Mutual Friend” will ap pear in February, to be followed by “David CopperSeld” in March. The volumes are sold separately. C. R. Chisholm and Brother, 307 Congress street, and Grand Trunk Depot, have the present issue, “Pickwick,” for sale, and will have the otl.ers as they appear. “Pickwick” is also for sale by Davis Brothers. Northern Lights for February 2 has an interesting article by Mr. Warner on Crete very timely just now, an illustrated paper’ “Something about Plants,” and various other readah'e matter. Tho “Contributors’ Club” has given place to the “Owl Club,” presided over by Minerva. Its proceedings are report ed by Mrs. Howe, and it is tho wittiest paper of the series thus far, i PORTLAND AND VICINITY . New Ad vert in* ulema To-Day. SPECIAL NOTICE COLUMN. Boots and Shoes—T. E. Moseley & Co. NEW ADVERTISEMENT COLUMN. For Sale Cheap—Safe, &c. House for Sale. Lost—Watch. Lead Pencil and Crayon Drawing. Wanted Daily—Help. Wanted-Situation as Partner. Notice-Geo. F. Band. Dr. Hopkins* Catarrh Troches Paints and Oil rheap-d. W. Perkins & Co. Clove Anodyne—J.K. Uunt A. Co. .Sealed Proposals—Ctty of 1 uitlauil. Religion. Notice.. Union Prayer Meetings will be held at tlie Vestry ot the High Street Church, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings at 7 o’clock. THE COURTS. SUPREME JUDICIAL COURT. JANUARY TERM.—BARROWS, J, PRESIDING. Tuesday.—At the opening of the Court, 9 o’clock, Mr. Pickering resumed his argument for the appel lant, in the Collagan will case, in support ot the will, and spoke until 1 o’clock, when Court adjourned un til 3 o’clock. At 3 o’clock he resumed, and closed lus argument at ten minutes past 6 o’clock, having occu pied a little more than eight hours. Court tlion adjourned to 9 o’clock Wednesday morning, at which time Judge Barrows will give the case to the jury. MUNICIPAL COURT. JUDGE KINGSBURY PRESIDING, Tuesday.—George M. Stevens, Granville D. Mil ler, George S. Swasey and Edward Brackett, plead ed guilty to search and seizure processes, and each paid $22.26. William A. Fuller and Frederick H. Reed were charged with breaking and entering the shop of John Frye, and committing a larceny therein. They pleaded not guilty and waived an examination. In default of sureties in the sum of $500 each for their appearance at the March jerm ot the Supreme Judi cial Court, they were committed to jail. Michael Ilewlcy was charged with keeping a drink ing house and tippling shop. I. W. Parker, Esq., ap peared as his counsel. Tho examination was contin ued until Wednesday. Portland Theatre.—Managers Bidwell & Browne arc doing their best to secure the favor of the public. The theatre is now an orderly well conducted place of amusement, where one may spend an hour or two without harm to mind or morals, in our opinion; and the im proved character of the audiences shows that the efforts of this stock company to amuse without vulgarity are appreciated as they should be. Very few companies could produce Bour cicault's fine play of “The Siege of Lucknow” as well as it was rendered here on Monday and Tuesday nights. The contrast of Irish and Scotch humor kept the audience in high spirits throughout the play. Mr. Cassidy, of the 32d, smoked hiB dudeen on the brink of starvation with ludicrous fortitude. While wo are wait ing for the stars, let us have more of such pleas ant dramas as this by Bourcicault. j -. The following named soldiers or their friends will hear something to their advantage, by communicating their Post Office address to box 12, Portland, Me., P. O.: William Snow, late private Co. D, 3d Massa chusetts Heavy Artillery, last heard from at Halifax, N. S. John Kramer, late private Co. A, 17th U. S. Infantry. Lafayette Crosby, late private Co. G, 20th Maine V olunteers. Frederick Miller, late piivate Co. H, 5th Maine Volunteers, last heard from at Mill bridge, Me. William White, late private Co. E, 15th Maine Volunteers, last heard from at Hallo well, Me. George A. Thompson, late private Co. G, 1st Maine Battalion, last known to be at St. John, N.B. Newspapers throughout the State will confer a favor on the above named, by publishing this notice. Tilden’s Improved Bon-Ton Coffee Pot. —Every iover of good coffee will be glad to learn that a coffee pot has been invented which possesses great advantages over any now in general use. This, in our judgment, is the case with the Bon Ton Coffee Pot. Its construction is quite novel: it is so arranged that the coffee is not deposited at the bottom of the pot as in the usual way, but is put in a perforated cham ber which rests just above the water, the coffee is thus permeated with steam and boiling water, the strength and aroma extracted and retained in the highest state of perfection. It is just the thing for all lovers of good coffee, and wo think worthy to come into general use. It is for sale by C. C. Tolman, Market Square, under Lan caster Hall. Citv Affairs.—Loaning the Credit of the City.—A special meeting of tho City Council was held last evening, and an order, offered by Alderman Morgan,was passed inboth branches, requesting the Mayor to petition the Legisla ture, forthwith, for authority to the city to loan its credit, to such amount as the Legislature shall deem expedient, in aid.of persons who shall improve properties which were involved in the fire of July 4,1806. New Hotel.—Monday evening, while the Committee on Public Buildings was in session in the Aldermen’s room, in Market Hall, a stranger, all muffled up to his eyes, entered, and after looking around asked, “Who keeps this hotel? I want some supper!” As Mr. Sampson, the city landlord, was not present, the gentleman was referred to tho United States or the Preble Hotels. P. Y. M. C. A.—“How to make the most of Maine,” is tho subject of the lecture to he de livered this evening before the Young Men’s ^Christian Association, at Free Street Church, by Rev. Dr. Tcfft, of this city. This lecture has been given in various parts of the State, and is everywhere spoken of as replete with interest and valuable suggestions. We bespeak for its author a fall audience. Additional Contributions Received by the Mayor.—Citizens of Philadelphia, addi tional, $179.90; citizens of Montreal, addition al, $3,673.84; Robert Crooks, Esq., Liverpool, England, £10 Sterling; citizens of Farming ton, Me., additional, $20; citizens of Boston, through Wm. Perkins, Esq., Treasurer of Com mittee, additional, $46,365.84. Total amount received to date, $561,851.02. The undersigned acknowledges the receipt of twenty-six dollars forty-six cents from citizens of Sumner, by hand of Rev. A. Maxwell, for special distribution in aid of those who suffer ed by the fire of last July. Eben Steele. Portland, Jan. 28,1867. Do not forget the Old Folk’s Concert to night. No lover of music should fail to go, as the performances will be of the most interest ing character. Mains’ Eldekhekhy Wine is the best reme dy in the world for Piles. Buy one bottle and try it. For sale by all druggists and country grocers. janl2—W&wly TDK STATE. * —Mr. John Reed, civil engineer, has com pleted a preliminary survey of a route for tho extension of the Androscoggin Railroad from Lewiston to Mechanic Falls, and has since made his report to tho President and Directors of the Androscoggin road, by whom he was employed. He finds the route extremely prac ticable. It is a little over ten miles in length, and he estimates its cost at $23,000 per mile.— The legislative committee on Railroads have unanimously agreed to reporta bill granting a charter for the extension, and the Legislature will without doubt ratify it. Thus nothing stands in the way of the building of the road except the want of means, which the directors of the Androscoggin road expect to raise. —We learn from the Bangor "Whig that Mrs. Me, Donald, the woman so severely as saulted in that city last week, died on Mon day of the effects of her injuries. During a period of partial consciousness the unfortunate woman was understood to say that there were three men concerned in the assault. A man living in Hermon, against whom some suspicion had been raised inconsequence of his being seen in the vicinity of the mur der, was arrested, but on examination, he was fully exonerated by the evidence. —The Presque Isle Sunrise recently gave the dimensions of three giant cedars cut in that vicinity—surpassing all the cedars of Lebanon for size. One was 18 feet in circum ference, one 14, and 13—with a clear height of about 50 feet before reaching the limbs.—Four cuts from tho two .smallest, of four feot long, made a cord of shi ngle bolts. —The Bowdoin Students arc to have a boat club, and propose to enter the field of competition with H arvard and Yale. —There are four Pontifical tiaras. One was the gift of Napoleen I. to Pius VII.; if weighs eight pounds avoirdupois, and is worth £10,000 sterling; the second dating from the pontificate of Gregory XVI., and worth only £400; the third presented by the Palatine guard to Pio Nono, and estimated at the value of £000; the fourth, tho grandest and richest of all, being a present made to the Pope in 1854 by Queen Isabella of Spain, and valued at 536,000 francs, or over £21,000 English. It Contains 18,000 diamonds. Political.—The editor of the Salisbury (N. C.) Old North State, now in Washington under the authority of the Legislature and Governor of North Carolina to look after certain inter ests of that State, writes to his paper that he thinks Gen. Grant will be the next Republican candidate for President. He says the General is oue% of the most prudent and cautious of i mankind, a brave aud gallant soldier, and dis posed to do justice to the Southern people, i and he thinks that the people of the South would hail his nomination with delight. The expediency of petitioning the Legisla ture to appoint a city gas inspector was lately discussed in the Boston Common Council, and opposed because there is already a State in spector, whose duties are almost identical with those designed for the new official, Mr. Mc Kay said the Boston gas light company was a bigg er humbug and monopoly thun ever the East Boston ferry company was, anil that for one mouth, when he burned no gas at all iu his house, the company sent him a bill for $1(10, aud for a mouth when he did use it, his hill was $70. —There is no end of gossip about Parepa. It is now denied positively that she has any thought of marrying Carl Rosa, the violinist, as has been stated. Parepa is her maiden name and she is not the widow of an Italian, but of a Canadian, named Cowell, who was an officer in the British army. In the next place she has no daughter, and, finally, her present con certs are not farewell ones, as she has formed an alliance with Brignoli for another tour next spring, not under Mr. Bateman’s manege ment. —According to Spaniards in Paris all Spain desires a revolution, but the country is not unan imous as to what government should be substi tuted for the present one. A large part of the population, and perhaps, the most energetic, continues to be desirous of placing the King of Portugal on the Spanish throue, subject to Portugal being uuited to Spain. Review of the Market FOB TH1VEEK ENDING Jan. 20. 1867. Tlie volume of trade for the past week has been small, in consequence of the snow blockade, and al so an indisposition among dealers to increase their stocks to any great extent during the present uncer tainty of tho tariff and currency bill's hi Congress. Until these questions, so vital to the business inter ests of the community are settled, trade cannot as sume its legitimate basis. Speculators, who care little for tho stability of the market—or for their own, either, as would often appear—may make an occasional flare in tho market, but their proceedings are but evanescent, and they will eventually yield to an established order of trade. In market values there are no changes w orth not ing. Tho Spring trade has not commenced, and for some weeks the amount of business must be small, though it has been greater thiiB far for the month of January than it was during the same month last year. Traders contrive to keep their stocks as light as possible, and yet sufficient to supply the con sumptive demand. Foreign exports and imports are quite light, and, it is stated, the orders sent abroad for merchandise, for the Spring trade, especially in dry goods,aro small in comparison to the imports last Spring. Gold has beon on the downward move during the week. Our last week’s review left it on Tuesday, 22d. at 135|. On Wednesday it dropped down to 1343, and continued at 134@1343 throughout the week. Tues day, 29th,^it opened at 134, and sold up to 134g, at which price it closed. APPLES—Choice -fruit is getting scarce, and prices have advanced to $450^5 00 for the best Bald wins and greenings. Dried apples are scarce and quick at our quotations. ASHES—The transactions in potash are light. Prices are firm at our quotations. BEANS—There is a moderate demand and the stocks aro very light; our outside quotations are real ized. BREAD—Prices are lirin for all kinds, witha mod erate demand. j CANDLES—There is a fair demand for Trow bridge’s moulds, and prices are without change. CHEESE—A good supply is in the market and prices are steadv, Country cheese can be purchased at l@2c lower than our quotations. CEMENT—Tho market is well supplied and prices are unclianged. COAL—The demand for anthracite continues steady and prices are without any change. BOX SHOOKS—Prices are nominal, and transac tions are light. Views of manufacturers and ship pers clash, and hence no operations of any impor tance have taken place. BUTTER—The market continues to be supplied with good solid Vermont butter. Choice tubs com mand 40c by tho single tub. lu lots it can be liad at 35e<o;38. COOPERAGE—There is a largo demand for city made shooks; every tiling in the market has been sold and orders token ahead. CORDAGE.—American is lower; Manila un changed. The demand is limited. DRUGS AND DYES—Alcohol is now sold at less than the internal revenue duty upon il! Camphor is a shade lower; Opium a shade lower. No change in other articles. DUCK—Portland duck continues to be in demand and prices are unchanged. DRY GOODS—The market is unsettled, especially in foreign goods. The importations tor Spring are ex pected to bo very light, in comparison with those of lasl year. In domestics tho market is very firm. Woolens are quiet: manufacturers awaiting the ac tion of Cougress on tho tariff. FISH—Wo note a siight declino in large shore and bank. Herrings are plenty. New fresh herrings have made their appearance, rathe 1 early lor bait, as the fishermen are not yet ready to lit our. FLOUR—Tho market for Hour is not qn'itc so strong as it was last week, though we do not alter our quotations. There has beeu a slight decline in the low grades, and tho choice grades aro not held quite so firmly, It is supposed by some that the opening of the Spring navigation will send down the price, while, on the other hand, the Western grain dealers contend that the stocks are so small, there will bo no variation until another crop. FRUIT—Shelled almonds aud citron are lowor. These aro the only changes to note. GRAIN—Corn is firm at our quotations, and it cannot be laid down here even at the prices quoted. HAY—The receipts have been ample, and prices rather favor purchasers. HIDES AND SKINS—The market is qnito dull. Prices are unchanged. IRON—Dealers are firm, under tlio prospect ol an increased a riff upon the article. LARD—There is more firmness in tho market, though the transactiousarc not large. LEAD—Unchanged, with a fair demand for sheet and pipe. LEATHER—There is a fair demand for immediate use. Prices arc unchanged. LIME—The present demand is small but prices aro unchanged. The slocks are large. LUMBER—The supply of all kinds is good, but the demand is more moderate just now. Southern pine is lower, there being large quantities of it here and great difficulty in finding purchasers. MOLASSES—There is very little doing, as the stocks are quite light. A cargo of new is expected this week. NAVAL STORES—Quiet and unchanged with but light demand. OAKUM.—The market is quiet with but small demand. OILS—Linseed is a slia le higher. Bank, Shore and Pogie oils have fallen in price, and there is but little demand for them. ONIONS—Prime Silver-skin9 arc getting scarce and command a better price. Sales have beon made at$2 50^2 75 per bbl. PAINTS—Prices unchanged from last week’s quo tations, with a fair and steady demand. PLASTER—Unchanged, We continue to quote soft at $2 50 and hard at $2 00 per ton. Ground is selling at wholesale at $9 00 and at retail at $10. PRODUCE—Fresh meats and poultry have been abundant. Eggs command 32e<g}33 in large lots. Po tatoes have come in freely. Shipping potatoes bring 55^65c and choice ones $2@2 50 her bbl. PROVISIONS—Beef is dull ami pork is flat. Tlie best Western hogs are selling at 9c® 10. BICE—Wo continue our quotations. Rangoon is selling at 10c and Carolina at 12}. SALT—The market is very quiet and prices arc without change. SOAPS—The demand for Leatho. & Gore’s steam refined soaps is well maintained and orders arc com ing in from *'»l over the country. Our quotations give the factory p.ices. SUGARS—Raw sugars are dull and inactive. Re fined are steady at the increased quotations of last week. STARCH—Firm at our quotations, with a moder ate demand. I SHOT—Unchanged. The demand is quite light ! for the season. TEAS—Th tendency is upward. The stocks are ample lor present wants. TINS—The demand for all kinds continues to be good. Holders are very firm. TOBACCO—The market is well supplied. Prices remain unchanged, with light demand. VARNISH—Wc have no change to note. The de mand for all kinds is lair WOOL—There was more animation in the wool market last week, and the tendency is upward. The wool growers of this State have made arrangements to have a hearing in Congress on the subject ol in creased duty on foreign wools. ZINC—No change. The demand at present is not heavy. FREIGHTS—The only charter we have to note this week is Br. bark George S. Brown to load oa£ here at 4s (id sterling per quarter (320 lus) for London. Psrtlaad Dry Goods Market* COTTON GOODS. Inches. Price. Heavy Sheeting,.37.19 ® 22} Fine Sheeting,.36. 17}® 19 Fine Sheeting,. 4ft.20}® 22 Medium Sheeting.37.14 ® 17 Lighrt8heeting,.37.14 ® 16 Shii ting,.27 to 30.12® 14 BLEACHED SHEETING. I Good Bleached Sheeting,.36.22 @ 27} | Good Bleached Sheeting,..25® 32} Medium Sheeting,.36.17® 22 Shirting,.27 to 32.12}® 15 drilling. Heavy Drilling,.30. 22}@ 25 Medium,...;. .20*® 22} Corset Jeans,.15® £5 COTTON FLANNELS. Heavy Cotton Flannels,..25 @ 30 Medium Colton Flannels,.20 ® 25 Bleached Cotton Flannels,.25 ® 37} STRIPED SHIRTING - Heavy Striped Shirting,.30.25 (w 30 Heavy Striped Shirting,.27.22}"® 25 Medium Striped Sliirti ug,.27.17 (® 20 ticking. Heavy Ticking,.37}@ 50 COTTON ADES. Heavy double and twist,.45 @ 55 denims. Heavy Denims,.35 @ 40 Medium Denims,.25® 32} CAMBRICS AND PRINTS. Colored Cambrics,.12}@ 15 Best Prints... 18 Medium Prints,.14® 16 DELAINES. DeLatnes,. 24® 25 crash. Crash,.11}® 17 batttno, wadding, &c. Cotton Batting, 4* it),. ..18® 25 Cotton Wadding, lb,. . .30 ® 35 Wicking,....55 ® G5 WOOLEN GOODS. Kentucky Jeans,.25 @ 50 Satinets,.].50® 85 Union Meltons,. 75 q1 Oft Black Union Cassiincres.*.!!!!**!!! .80 ®1 00 Black all wool cassimcres..i‘oo fa-1 50 Black Doeskins,. 125 CaSX 75 Fancy Doeskins,.. .1 00 ®150 Bepellant, 6-4,.Y.'. W.l 37}® 145 WOOL FLANNELS. Blue Mixed Twilled Flannels.30 ® 57} Blue and Scarlet,. 35 ® 57} White, plain, .i41"".'.'..35 4} .*> White, plain,.. 3C . ,,, CO @ 70 I’onlunri Wiioleaitle l’rirra Carn ak Corrected for the I’KESg. to Jan. 29. Appie3. Green p> brl. 4 00 @ 5 50 Cooking p bu. 1 00@ 1 50 Dried ptb... 12 @ 14 Western do. 12 Ashes. Pearl p tb.none Pot. 9 @ 10 Beans. Marrow p bu. 00 @ S 50 Pea....:i 50 @ 4 o<» Blue Pod.3 00 @ 3 50 Box Shooks. Pine,. 70 @ 75 Bread. Pilot p 100 ih 12 00 @15 00 1’ilot ex 100 IfelO 50@12CO Ship.8 50 @ 10 IK) Crackers pi 00 50 @ 55 Butter. Family** lb. . 35 @ 36 Store. 22 @ 25 Candles. Mould pib. . Hi @ 17 Sperm. 40 @ 42 Cement. p brl.2 40 @ 2 60 Cheese. Vermontptb 16 @ is New York— 16 @ 18 Coal—(Retail |. Cumberland. 10 50 @11 00 Lorb’y& Diamond. 10, @10] Lehigh.lo 50 @11 00 Red Ash.9 50 @10 00 While Ash. 1) 50 @10 00 Coffee. Javaplb. .. 37 @ 4o Rio. 26 @ 30 Cooperage. Hhd. Sh’ks & lids, Mol. City. .3 25 @ Sug.City.. .2 75 @ 3 00 Sug. C*try.. 150 @ 1 75 C’tryRitlMol. Hhd.Sh’ks. 200 @ 2 25 Hhd. H’A’gs, Soft Pine... 25 @ Hard Pine.. 30 @ Uoups,(14fl V35flO @40 00 I it.Oak StavesDO 00 @55 00 Copper. Cop.Sheathing 43 @ Y.M.Slicalhing32 @ Y.M. Bolts... 35 @ Cordage. American ptb 19] @ 20 Manila. 221@ 23 M anila Bolt rope 24; @ 25 Drugs and Dyes. Alcohol p gal 375 @ Arrow Boot... 30 @ 70 Bi-Carb Soda 9 @ 10 Borax. 39 @ Camphor . .. .1 20 @ Cream Tartar 35 @ 52 indigo,.1 50 @ t 85 Logwood ex... 16 @ 17 Madder. 18 @ 20 N»plha|>gal. 35 @ 56 Opium p lb 10 00 @10 TO Rhubarb.4 00 @ 4 50 Sal Soda. 5 @ 5] Saltpetre. 16 @ 28 Sulphur. ..... 7]@ Vitriol. 18 @ . D ok. No.l,. % 85 No. 10,. @ 49 Ravens. @ 40 Dye woods. Barwood. 3 @ Brazil Wood.. 13 @ Camwood.... 9@ 10 Fustic,. 4 @ 5 Logwood, earn peachy. - 3 @ St. Domingo 2*@ 3 Nie.Wood.... @ Peach Wood.. 8@ Bed Wood.... 78] SapanWood.. @ Fish. Cod, P <ltl. Large Shore 650 @ 7 25 Large Bank 5 50 @ 7 00 Small.3 50 @ 1 00 Pollock.3 00 t«) 4 25 Haddock,new 2 IK) @ 2 50 Hake.2 00 @ 2 75 Herring, Shore, p bl.4 00 @ G 00 Scaled, pbx. 35 @ 45 No. 1. 25 @ 35 Mackerel pbl. Bay No. 1.. 17 00@18 00 Bay No. 2 16 00@17 0U Bay No. 3. 13 25@14 25 Shore N 0.1.18 00 @19 00

Shore No.3. 9 00 @10 00 Flour. White W inter choice xx 1C 00ftl7 5ft xx 1-1 50 ftlC 00 x 13 0(Kftl4 00 Red Winter xx. 14 50ft 13 DO x. 13 00 ft Spring xx" 14 00ft 14 50 x .. 13 25 ft 14 00 Superfine .10 00 ftl2 00 St. Louis & Southern Superior xx 16 50ft 16 00 Canada Superior xx 16 00ftl6 50 Michigan X- Western Sup’r xx .. 15 60ftlC 50 Fruit. Almonds—Jordan p lb. Soft Shell... ft 3.1 Shelled.... ft 40 Pea Nuts.3 75 ft Citron, new... 40 ft Currants. ft 16 Dates, new_20 ft Figs,.new lb ft 20 Prunes,.. 18 ft liaisins. Bunch,$>bx 3 87 ft 4 00 Layer.4 oo ft 4 ID Lemons,box 3 50 ft D 00 Oranges,^* >04 00 ft Gram. Corn, Mixed.. 1 25 ft 1 30 West’nYell’w 1 33 ft 135 Rye.1 40 ft 1 45 Barley.1 25 ft 1 50 Oats. 70 ft 75 Shorts 4> ton.32 00 ft 35 00 Fine Feed. .36 On ft 38 00 Middlings... 50 00 ft 55 00 Gunpowder. Blasting.5 50 ft 6 00 Sporting.C 00 ft 7 50 Hay. Pressed fHo u.m > oo ft22 oo Loose.20 oo ft 25 00 Straw. 12 00 ftl5 00 Hides and Skins. Buenos Ayres 29 ft 31 Western. 18 ft 19 Slaughter- lu ft Calf Skins— 30 ft Lamb Skins. .1 00 ft 1 50 Iron. Common. 4$@ 5 Refined. 5ft 5^ Swedish. 8ft 8] Norway. 8$ft 9 Cast Steel.... 90 ft 28 German Steel. 17 ft Eng.Blis.Sleel 22 ft Spring Slcel.. 11 ft 14 Sheet Iron, English. 7 @ 7J R. G. Hift It Russia. 23 ft 25 Belgian_ 22 ft Hard. Barrel, lb.. 13£ft 14J Kegs, #Mb.... UJft Lead. Sheet* Pipe. 11 J@ 12 Leather. New York, Light...... 30 @ 33 Mid. weight 34 a) 38 Heavy- .. 30 (a) 38 j Slaughter .. 48 @ 51 Ain. Cull.... 1 45 @ 115 Lime. Ruckl’d,cask 1 40 @ I 50 Lumber. Clear Pine, Nos. 1 * 2....60 00 @65 00 No. 3.45 00 @50 00 No. 4.20 00 @25 00 hipping-21 00 @24 oo Spruce.14 oo @10 oo Dimension Spruce 2<k@25 Ue m lot k_15 00 @1« oo Clapboards, Spruce Ex..27 00 @30 00 Pine Ex.... none. Shinglts, Cedar Ext. 4 50 @ 4 75 CedarNo.1. 3 00 a 3 25 Shaved Cedar o 75 Pine 6 75 Laths, [ Spruce.3 50 @ 4 00 Pine.4 50 @ 4 75 Molasses. Porto Rico. 75 @ 80 Cieuluegos.... *-0 @ 65 Trinidad. 53 (@ 55 Cuba Clayed.. 46 @ 48 iilayod'lai t. m no Muscovado. 50 @ 55 Nails. Ua*k. 7 oo @ Naval Stores. Tar k* brl.. .5 00 @ 5 50 Pitch (<'. Tario 25 @ W11. Pitch .. .5 00 @ 5 50 Rosin.7 00 @ 12 00 Turpentine k* gal. 00 @ Oakum. American_lo* @ 13* Oil. Kerosene,.... 65 @ Sperm.3 50 <@ Whale.1 45 @ 1 55 Bank. 30 00 @32 00 .Shore.2900 (g 00 Porgio.18 00 @20 Linseed .... 1 27 @ Boiled do. @1 32 Lard.1 30 @ 1 45 iJllM ...2 25 @ Castor.3 00 @3 25 Neatstoot ....1 85 @2 00 Onions. 3iv*skinsk> bl. 2 50@2 75 Paints. Portl’d Lead.17 50 (at Pure Grd do. 16 no @> Purellry do.16 00 @ Am. Zinc,.. .13 00 @ Rochelle Yel.. 4 @ Eng.Vcii.Red. 4J@ Red Lead. 16 @ 18 Litharge. 15 @ 17 Plaster. Soft, k> ton...250 @ Hai ti.2 oo @ Ground.0 00 (@ 10 00 Produce. Roef, side <fc> lb 10 @ 13 Veal. 8 @ 10 Lamb. 10 @ 12 Chickens. 20 @ 22 Turkeys. 20 @ 23 Geese. 18 @ 20 Eggs, k* doz.. 32 @> 34 Potatoes,V M»1 1 70@2 00 Cranb’a V busk 4 oo@l 50 Provisions. Mess Beef, Chicago,.. .20 00 @22 00 Ex Me>s. .24 00 @25 00 Pork, ExtraClear @27 00 Clear.2100 @25 00 Mess.23 00 @24 00 Prime_ 18 00 @19 00 Hams. 15 @ 16 Bice. Rice, p lb- 10 @ 12* Bum. New England 2 55 Saleratus. Saleratus k* lb l2@ 13 Halt. Turk’s Is. k> lihd.(8bus.)4 25 @4 75 Liverpool.4 25 @ 4 50 Gr’nd Butter. 30 @ Se‘ds. Herdsgras-. hush 400@450 Clover lb.14 @15 Red Top bag5 50 @6 00 Shot. i >rop,§* looms @11 50 Buck. @12 50 Soap. Extra Stan Kennel 114 Family.lOj No. 1. 10 OMne. 131 Chenr Olive.. 11* <’rane’s. 13* Soda. 13} Spioes. Cassia, pure.. To @ Cloves. 43 @ 45 Ginger. 28 @ 30 Mace.1 40 @> Nutmegs.1 30 @ 1 35 Pepper. 28 @ 30 Pimento. 30 @ 33 Starch. Pearl. llf@ 12} Sugar. Muscovado... It @ 124 Hav. Brown . 1 i\<Q 14' llav. White... none Crushed. 154 @ 154 Granulated... 15} @ 15! Powdered_ 15} @ 152 Eagle Refinery A (a) none do do B @ none Teas. Souchong- 76 @ 90 Oolong. 90 @ 95 Oolong, choiccl 00 @ 1 05 Japan,.1 10 @ 1 25 Tin. 13anca, cash.. 35 @ 37 Straits, cash.. 33 @ 35 English. 34 @ 37 Char. 1. C.. 13 00 @>13 50 Char. I. X.. .10 00 @10 50 Tobacco. Fives ft Tens, Best Brands 70 @ 80 Medium- 60 @ 05 Common ... 55 @ 00 Half lbs. best brands. 75 @ 80 NatTLeaf, lbs.1 im> .«> i 25 Navy lbs. 75 @ 85 Twine. Cotton Sail... @ 80 Flax. @ 75 V arnish. Dan jar.2 75 @ 3 75 Furniture . ..2 25 @ 4 25 Coach.3 00 @ 0 50 Wood. Ifaru, retail. 10 50 @11 00 Soli. @ 7 00 Kindling }*box 30 @ 40 Wool. Unwash’d Fleece25 @ 30 Washed do.30 @> 35 Lamb Skins.. 7# @ 110 %inc. Mosselmau, sheet, 14 @14} Lehigh.14 @14} Portland Daily Presw Stock Li»t« CORRECTED BY WM. H. WOOD & SON, Stock and Exchange Broker, 178 Fore St., Portland. For the week ending Jan. 29, 1867. Descriptions. Par Value. Offered. Asked Government 6’s, 1881,.107. 108 Government 5-20,1862,.106.107 Governmeu 15-20,1864,.105-106 Government 5-20. lfcOflj. 1 5.106 Government 5-20, July,. 104.105 Government 7-30, 1st series.1031.1041 Government 7-30, 2d and 3d aeries.1534.1041 Government 10-40. 99.100 State of Maine Bonds,.99.100 Pori land City Bonds,.97.98 Bath City Bonds,.95.96 Bangor City Bonds, 20 years,.95.96 Calais Cily Bonds,. 95.96 Cumberland National Bank,... .to.4f>.47 Canal National Bank,.loo.103.104 First National Bank,.100.103.104 Casco National Bank,.loo.103.104 Merchants’ National Bank,.75.76.77 National Traders Bank,.100.102.103 Second National Bank,.100.90. 95 Portland Company,.100. 90.55 Portland Gas Company,.50.51.52 Ocean Insurance Company,_100.104.108 At. & St. Lawrence R. R.,.55.SO At. & St. Lawrence R.R. Bonds,10ft.92.94 A. & K. R. R. Bonds,.86. 87 Maine Central R. R. Stock,... .100. 15.20 Maine Central R.R. Bonds.80.83 Leeds & Fnrm’g on R. R. St’k, 100.60.70 Ken. A. Portland It. R. Bonds,. 10ft.85. 90 Portland & Forest Av’n’e R. R., 100.75.85 Portland Glass Company,. 10ft.100.101 Richardson’s Whart Co.100.95.100 Boston Stock LiM. Sales at the Brokers’ Board, Jan 29. American Gold. ]$i4 United Slates Coupon Sixes. 1881. 1074 *• registered'..'. 1072 United States 7 3-lOtbs, 1st series. 104 a “ 2d series. Irt-lJ “ small. lo-i j “ 3d series. 104 United States 5-20s, 1862. 1064 “ small. 10C* “ 1864. I054 “ I860. 1054 “ July. 1865. 104 3 “ small. 104J Rutland 1st Mortgage Bonus. 122 Eastern Railroad... 107| Western Railroad. 134 ■ Portland, Saco & Portsmouth Railroad. 100 SPECIAL NOTICES. The Assortment of Ladies’, Misses’ and Chili Iren's Gaiters and Slippers, for walk ing, house or morning wear, at T. E. MOSELEY & j CO., Summer Street, Boston, will prove the most durable and fashionable. jan30dlt -— Mains’ Pure Elderberry and Cur rent Wines. So highly recommended by Physicians, may he found at wholesale at the drug stores of W.W Whip ple Co., H. li. Hay, W. F. Phillips & (Jo., E. L. Stan wood and J. W. Perkins & Co. Janl2sNdly Some F^lks Can’t sleep Nights—We are now prepared to supply Hospitals, Physicians, the trade and the great public generally, with the stand ard and invaluable remedy. Dodd’s Nervine, which article'surpasses all knowu preparations tor the cure ot all forms of Nervousness. It is rapidly fupcrceding every preparation of opium -the well-known result oi which is to produce costiveness and other serious difficulties; it allays irritation, restlessness and spasms, and induces regular action of the bowel and secre tive organs. No preparation for Nervous Diseases ever sold so readily, or met with such universal approval. For Sleeplessness, 1<ohs of Energy, Peculiar Female Weaknesses and Irregularities, and all the .earful mental and bodily symptoms that follow in the train of nervous diseases, Dodd's Nervine is the In st reme dy known to science. Sold by all druggists. Price $1. Geo. O. Goodwin & Co., augllsnlyd&w u Wholesale Agents, Boston. For Cough*, Cold* and CoiiHumption, Try the old and well known VEGETABfjfi FULutlONAKY BA I. * AM, approved amt used by our oldest and most celebrated J'hysicians for forty >ears past. Get the genuine. KEED, CUTLER & CO., Druggists, dec24sNd&w6in Boston, Proprietors. REMOVAL. DBS. CHADWICK & FOGG have removed to 301 1-2 CONGRESS STREET, BROWN’S NEW BLOCK, _ over the store of Messrs. Lowell & Sen ter. Office Hours—10 to 12 A. M., and 3 to 5 P. M. Du. Chadwick’s residence 1C8 CurnWrlainl street. DHL Fogg’s residence 28 High street. ty*Free Clinical consultations will Ik? held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 4 to 5 I*. M., for the poor. j an28s»dtf Batchelor’s Hair Dye. I This splendid Hair Dye is the best m the world. I The only true and jm-fect Dye—Harmless, Reliable. I Instantaneous. No disappointment. No ridiculous tints. Natural Black or Brown. Remedies the ill effects of liutl Dyes. Invigorates the hair, having it soft and beautiful. The genuine is signsd Wil liam A. Batchelor. All others are mere imitations, and should be avoided. .Sold by all Druggists and Perfumers, factory 81 Barclay street, New York. HJ’ ’ Beware of a counterfeit, November 10, 1600. dlysn SPECIAL NOTICES. You need not Suffer with Piles Sinco CASK'S Pile Remedy brings immediate re lief, aud sieedily cures both recent and inveterate cases. The only uniformly successful medicine tor Piles. Dealers want bo other where it hag been Intro duced. Send for circular* and cwtitieutes. Agk the nearest Druggist to get the medicine for you. Ik_-1.0 ZLk tlMM n IllDHt pflipuuiniu In... (lemon & bon. Bath; «. n. ^x». f. Bradbury, Bangor; Horace Barbour, Lewiston, and other Druggists _ _ - Wm. Carr & Co. sepl'JsN2tawtt u Proprietors. A Marc Pile Cure* DR. GILBERT’S PILE INSTRUMENT positively cures the worst eases of piles. Sent by mail on re ceipt of $4. Circulars fee. Sold by druggists. Agents wanted everywhere. Address J. B. KOMAlNE, Manager, No. 575 Broadway, New-York. ocdldSinSN Long Sought For I Come at Last! Mains’ Elder Berry Wine. We take pleasure in announcing that the above named article may be found for sale by all City Druggists ami first class Country Grocers. As a Medicine Mains’ Wine* is invaluable, being among the lu st, if not the best, remedy tor colds ami pulmonary complaints, us wed as one of the most agreeable Beverages. Manufactured from the pure juice of the berry, and unadulterated by any impure ingredient, we can heartily recommend it to* the sick as a medicine, and to the well, as a beverage. To the days of the aged it addeth length, To the mighty it addeill strength,” ’Tis a balm tor the sick, a joy tor the well— Druggists and Grocers buy and sell JHAINM’ ELDERBERRY WINE, nov 27 S n d&wtf Make Your Own Soap ! NO I.I.UE NECESSARY! j By Saving and Using Your Waste Grease, BUY ONE BOX OF THE Pennsylvania Salt M’fg. Co’s | S^PONIFTER. (Patentsof 1st ami 8th Fab., 1859.) CONCENTRATED LYE. It will make 12 pounds excellent hard soap, or 25 gallons of the verv best soft soap for only about inlets. Directions on each box. For sale at all Drug and Grocery stores. BEWARE GF COUNTERFEITS. I^P’Be particular in asking for Pennsylvania Salt Manufacturing Co’s Saponitier. nol7sNcod&wly A Cough, A Cold, or A Sore Throat, EQUITIES IMMEDIATE ATTENTION, AND SHOULD BE CHECKED. If allowed to continue, Irritation of the Lnnga, a per | mauent Throat Disease, or CoBsaaiptioB, is often the result. BROWN98 BRONCHIAL TROCHES HAYING A DIRECT INFLUENCE TO TnE PARTS, GIVE IMMEDIATE RELIEF. For Bronchitis, Asthma, Catarrh, Con sumptive and Throat Diseases, TROCHES ARE USED WITH ALWAYS GOOD SUCCESS. Singers and Pnhlic Speakers will find Troches useful in clcariug the voice when taken before Singing or Speaking, and relieving the throat after an unusual exertion of the vocal organs. The Troches are recommended and preset feed by Physicians, and have had testimonials from eminent men throughout the country. Being an article ot truo merit, and having proved their efficacy by a test ot many years, each year finds them in new locali ties in various parts of the world, and the Troches are universally pronounced better than other articles. Obtain only “Brown’s Bronchial Troches” and do not take any of the worthless imitations that may be offered. BOLD eyerwiierb Dec 4—<l&w6m sn DR. S. S. FITCH’S “Family Physician,” Seventy-six pages : price 25 cents. Sent to any ad dress. No money required until the book is received, road, and fully approved. It is a perfect guide to the sick or indisposed. Ad«lress DR. S. S. FITCH, 25 Trcmoiit Street, Boston. sn Jan2!kily PTNfruumtic Salt* and Ntruaantie Min eral Waters, just received and lor sale by J. W. PERKINS & CO., no24sNcowd&wly No 8G Commercial St. Warren’s C’ougli Balsam. The best Remedy ever compounded for Cald*, Cough*., Cuturrli and Consumption, and all diseases of the Throat and Lungs, tetf For sale by all Druggists. Manufactured by B. V BBADBCBf, octl5d&wSNGm Druggist, Bangor. COLGATE Ac CO.’S, WINTER SOAP. Recommended for Chapped Hands and for general Toilet use during Cold Weather. It may be obtained of all druggists and tancy good dealers. SNdec24tofeblO MINERAL RAT IIS AT HOME. DYSPEPSIA C'LI£I£1> RHELM ATIMIW CL RED EB|iPTION$*ulh, PACE CLRED NLKOELI.A CLRED BY TREATMENT WITH MINERAL WATERS. Do away with all your various ami often perni cious drills and quack medicines, and use a lew baths prepared with ((STJiUMATIC SALTS!” These SALTS are made from the concentrated Liquors of the Mineral Well oft lie Penn’a Salt Man fa. turing Co., in Pittsburg, and are packed in air tight boxes. One always sutiieient for a bath. Di rections are attached. INTERNALLY USE “Strumatic Mineral Waters f* In bottles of ono and a half pints. One sufficient for a day’s use. ‘S“ld by Druggists generally. Merrill Bros, No. 215 State st., Boston; Raym Ids, Pratt A Co, N«i. I(K» Fulton st., New York, Wfadesalc Ageuts. lio-UsNcodi wly A VIluable Medicine.—Dr. Poland’s White Pine Compound, advertised in our columns, is a suc cessful attempt to combine and apply the medicinal virtues ot the White Pino Bark. It lias beeu thorough ly tested by people in this city and vicinity, and the proprietor has testimonials to its value from persons well knows to our citizens. We reccommend its trial in all those cases of disease to which it is adapted. It is tor sale by all our Druggists.—Independent. The Great Hew England Remedy I Dr. J. W. POLAND’S WHITE PINE COMPOUND Is now offered to the afflicted throughout the coun try, alter having been proved by the test ot eleven years, in the New England States, where its merits have become as well known as the tree from which, in part, it derives its virtues. The White Pine Compound, CUKES Karo Thrum. Laid., Laugh., Diptherin, Rraitchili., Npining af Rlood, and Hul uianury AtTecliau., generally. II i. n Remarkable Remedy far Ridncy Lam plniutM, Diabetes. Dilbcally at Vaidiug Lrine, Bleeding tram the Kidney. and Bladder, (travel and alher complaint.. Ear Pile, and Scarry, it will be found rerr valuable. Give it a trial if you would learn the value of a GOOD AND TRIED MEDICINE. ■l i. Plenum Safe a ltd Sure. Sold by Druggists and Dealers in Medicines generally. Sold at wholesale by W. E. Phillip. & La., J. IV. Perkin. & La., And IV. W. Whipple, PORTLAND, ME. sep29-deow6mgit WIBTAB’S BALSAM —OF— WILD C H E It JR ¥ / 1IA8 BEEN' USED NEARLY HALF A CBNTCJRV, With the most astonishing success in curing Coughs, Co 14m, UoarseneitN, More Throat, lufluvuza, Whooping Cough, Croup. Liver Compluinln, Bronchitis, DiDculty of Breathing, Awlhnin nud every atfeclion of THE THROAT, LUNGS AND CHEST, INCLUDING EVEN t CONSUMPTION. The unequalled success that has attended tlio appli cation of this nu'd cine in all cases of Pulmonary Complaints, lias induced many Physicians of high standing to employ >t in their practice, some 01 whom advise us of Ihc fact under their own signatures. We have space only for the names ol a few of these:— E. Boydes, M. D.. Exeter, Me. Alexander Hatch, M. 1)., China, Me. R. Fellows, M*l>., Hill, N. H. W. H. Webb, M. D., Cape Vincent, N. T. W. B. Lynch, M. D., Auburn, N. Y. Abraham Skillman, IT. D., Boundbrook, N. J. H. I>. Marvin, M. 1>., Mansfield, Tn. The proprietors have letters tiom all classes of our fellow citizens, from the halls ol Congress to the humblest cottage, anil eveu beyond Hie seas; lor the fame aud virtu, s of Wi.tar’s Unisons have ex tended to the “ uttermost bounds of the earth,” without any attempt on our fail to Introduce it be yond the limits ol our own country. Prepared bv SETH W. FOWLE * SON. 18 Tre mont Street, Boston, and sold by all Diuggists and Dealers generally, ORACG’8 CELKHRATED MAI. VC! Cures in a very short time OLD SORES, BURNS, SCALDS, CUTS,WOUNDS, BRUISES, SPRAINS,CHAPrED HANDS CHILBLAINS, A c.. Arc Grace’s Celebrated Halve! Is T.mnipl ill action, soothes tlie pain, takes ‘)"t the soreness. anil reduces the most angry looking spell ings and inrtaumiations, as If by magic; thu.- aflord ing relief and a complete cure. Only 25 cents a box; sent by mall lor 35 cents. SKTl/ W FOWLE & SON, 18 Tremont St, Boston, Proprietors. Sold by Druggists aud dealers gener ally. JfctrtO, '60—SNOodx,T,8&woow MARRIED. In this city, Jan. 24, by liev. Mr. Tuckeruian, Enierv 1>. Bruce, irmeilyot Washington, Me., and Miss Maggie W. Archibald, of Portland. in this city, Jan. 2>, by J. M. Heath, Esq., Nahum Y. Sparling, ol < ran berry Isle®, and Marnetla Per kins, of Portland. In Wuldoboro. Jan. 12, Jan. C. Fuller, of Union, and Annie Sidelinger, of W. la Uockpott. Jan. 1, w. T. Hewett and Helen J. , Adams, both of RocklaYid. In Camden, Jan. 12, Geo. A. Farrington, of Rock land, and Harriet L. Fisk, of C. MJut.',tCumC^uiLuWt'ntWl'rtl1 aUU t,1Uily K ______ DIED. Ill this city, Jan ‘*» T ball, E*|. Mrs. Cynth a Hh n‘’i‘ wm. Kim Cros®, of St John, N R ot ^ W illiam (St John pap.™ t&SSgr* ber ot the Baptist Church in CorniST Jjji!! 5tnu *?' years. He lived beloved ani >U,o l»nu,ntw] twent' • In New Gloucester, Dvr. n. Mr Bcn,'-. . aged S’ wars. .Bunt. iu Host .it, dan. 11, Chas. M Alexander, ol Port land, aged 21 years 4 mouths G days. In Rockland, Jan. 15, Mrs. Sarah N. Patten, aged 65 years 11 months. „ , In Rockland, Jan. 22, Mr. Walter Sutherland, aged 25 years. In Washington, D. C., Dec. lf», William RacklUT. of Rockhrud, member Co. I, 19tli Me. Reg. In Chcsterville, Jan. 11. Mrs. Detoraii, wife ol Pe ter Whittier, aged 66 year®. IMPORTS. HALIFAX, N9. Steamer Equator—5 caa**s skates, 1160 1)0\os herring, 10 drums lish, coses mdse, 25 hlids sugar, to John Porteous, 8 crate > skins, U1U H M Hart; and mdse for Canada. departure; op ocean steamers NAME FROM FOR DATE. San Francisco.Now York. .California.Jan 30 City of Limerick.. .New York. .Liverpool.ran 30 Asia.Boston-Liv rpool.Jan 30 North American... Port laud-Liverpool _Feb 2 Eagle.New York..Havana.Feb 2 City ol Boston.New York.. Liverpool.Feb 2 Caledonia.New York. .Glasgow.Fib 2 Germania. New \rork.. Hamburg.Feb 2 Cuba.Boston. ... Liverpool.Feb 6 Damascus.Portland.. ..Liverpool.Feb 9 Africa.Boston.Liverpool.Feb 13 Australasian.New York. .Liverpool.Feb 20 Miaialure Alwauac.January 30. Sun rises.7.1G Sun sets..5.U Moon rises. 3.03 AM High water.7.15 AM MA.RHSTE NEWS PORT OF PORTLAND* Tuesday* January 29* ARRIVED. Steamer Equator, Clark, Halifax, NS, via New Bedford, where die put in disabled. Sch Clinton, shackiord, Baltimore. Sch Admiral Farragur, Cvosby, Philadelphia. Sch Emma Oakes, Johnson, Boston. Sch Nile, Oliver, Boston. Sch Pembroke, Marshall, Pembroke for Boston. Scb J bn Ruggles, Dodge. Bucksport tor Baltimore Scb Convert, Pendleton, Islesboro lor Baltimore. CLEARED. Steamer Dirigo, SLorwood, New York—Emery & Box. Heh Mary Ella. Tborn&a, Sagua—E Churchill & Co. SAILED—5 PM, steamer Dirigo. [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT. 1 GREEN’S LANDING. Jan 24—Ar, sebs Anne, Leland, Boston lor Mt Desert; Preference, Thuis ton, do tor Tremout. A fleet ot British schooners, bound East, passed through the Thoroughfare to-day. FROM MERCHANTS’ EXCHANGE. Ar at Cfenfuegos 15th inst, barque S W Holbrook, Small, Portl&iiu. Ar at Cardenas 18th, brig Mary C Roscvelt, Farns worth, Portland. Ar at Matin/as 18th, brig A J Ross, Small, from Po tland. Cld, brig Mary A Chase, McDonald, Portland. MOT ICE TO MARINERS* Information has reached this office ot the total de molition ot the Deep Water Stao Is Lighthouse, on the .tames River, Sunday, 20th inst, by the heavy hi ass* s oi ice hi the river. By order of the Lighthouse Board, J. M. BERRIEN, Capt. U. S. N„ Lighthouse Inspector, 5th District. DISASTERS* Br sobs C D Horton, Smith, from St John, NB, for Cuba, and the Alice T, Capt Clark, iroiu do for Port land, were driven ashore at Mt l)escrt on the eve ning ot the 17th inst, and are a total loss. The A T had a cargo ol lumber consigned to Messrs T'euson & Houghton, of this • ity. Both vessels were condemn ed and sold. The otneers and creas ot both ve sets arrived at this i»ort on Mondav evening. Capt Jellerson, ot ship Martha Rideout, before re ported condemned, makes the Jollowlug statement: • Le t Hong Kong on the 1st Nov, with ship in liue order, but on the 4th, about 72 hours out, met with an awml typhoon, which I feared would prove fatal to the ship and all on board. The torce of the wind was so great that the masts actually broke oft while ninirng under bare poles. The foremast is gone to the deck and everything ar fuelled, Jibbooin broken at the cap, bowsprit sprung; mainmast broken close to the e>es of the i igging, taking maintop. The arisen topmast broke oft at eves of the rigginjj, and every thing above went over the side. All ibis was done by the force of the wind when the ship’s sails were ali furled, except a gno-e winged lower main topsail. Had my ballast not been we l secured the ship never con id have lived through it; as it was she was upon her beam ends wi h six or eight leei ot water in her hold before she righted. The tiller broke short oil at rudder bead, which caused much trouble betbre wc could get the ruder secured and lit a new tiler, made from lower deck hatch beam. The shifT arrived at Singapore tunder jury masts, with ail hands work ing night and da at the pumps) on the night ol the tth ot Nov. where aho has ince b°en condemned. [The M R was a good shin ot about 800 tons register, built at Bath in IK56, and hailed tVom Boston ] Brig G W Barter, Allen, iron) Wilmington tor New York, whi Ii was towed in to Beaufort by steamer Gen Meade, had been aslioie on Cape Lookout Shoals and lost rudder; also sprung aleak. Brig Paragon, We sh, at New York from Matan zas, reports very heavy weather the entire passage • was 12 days North of Hatter s, lost and split sails, and bad 94 hhds molasses stove between decks. DOMESTIC PORTS. NEW ORLEANS—Ar 24th, ship Pride of the Port* Jordan, Tbomaston; barque Rosina, Pierson, New York. Ar 251b. ship H L Richardson, trom Rath. Cld 25th, barques Commerce, Robinson, Boston; 26th, Almoner, Lamphcr, for do. Towed to sea 12th, barques H Beals; 1stb, Frank Marion; 19th, Scotland. Went to sea from SW Pass 21st, shii>s Puritan, for Liverpool; Wav Flow r, for Havre. MOBILE—Ar 21tfi, brig Elizabeth, Ames. New York; sch W A Crocker, Baxter, Boston. Cld 2&1, barque Waldo Baker. Doiuerara. Cld24fn. sell Abbie, Loring, Portland. SAVANNAH—Cld 2i<»t, barque David Nichols, Coombs, May ague/. Ar 23d, ship F B Cutting. Tyson, New York ; brig Tangier. Child, Norfolk. Cld 23d, brig Thomas W Rowland, Berry, Curtha gena. CHARLESTON—Sid 25ill, sch John Crooktord. Jones. Fall River. Shi 23 l, ship NercuH, Nichols. Liverpool. GEORGETOWN, SC -Ar lGtb, brig W K Sawyer, Rav, New York. WILMINGTON—Ar 2Uh, sch Lucy A Oreutt, Haskeli. Boston. NORFOLK—Ar 23d, 8ch Eliza Jane, Watts, from New York. Ar 24th, sch Elizabeth Arcularius, Jackson, Bos ton fbr Baltimore. In Hampton Roads 23d, sch Active, from Frank fort, Me. LEWES, DEL—At the Breakwater 23th ipst, ships Polar St u*, and Morning Star: barques savannah, and »'airo; brigs Sarah, C H Kennedy, and Rebecca ShtppanI; sch West Wind. NEW YORK—Ar 28.1i, barque Templar, Sherman, Buenos Ayres. Also ar 28th. U S steamer Massachusetts, Hoadly, Key West.; barque A M Lovett, Lovett, Ardrussan, brig Paragon. Welsh, Matanzas. 21 da vs. Cld 28th, barque Evelyn. Jenkins, lor Cadiz; sch White Swan, Collins, Demerara. NEW LONDON—Ar 27th, sell America, Nichols, 50 da vs from Savanilla lor New York. PROVIDENCE—Ar 28th, brig Ellen Bernard, Bur gess. New Orleans. NEWPORT—Ar 27th. brigs Susie J St rout, Slront fir m Jacksonville ior New York; sch 11 Curtis, Has kell, Savannah tor Port laud. In port 28th. birnue Annie M Goodwin, Pr it char, from Machias lor NtwYork; hrig Aliuon Rowoll, trom Turks Islands tor Portland; s hs Agnes, Ar thur Burton, and others. BOSTON—Ar 28th, sch Angier Ainesbury, Ames hury. Mobile. Cld 28th, sch Forest Home, Marshall, Casttne. Cld 29th, shin Akbar, Crocker, Mantras; sch D K Arey, llyan. Belfast; J P Mcrrlam, Clark, do. Sid 29th barque Joshua Loring. SALEM—Sid Mt, brig J H Counce, (lrom Bucks port) for New Y» rk. BATH—Ar 28th, brig Scotland. Rose, Savannah. WISCASSET—Ar 29th, sch Boxer, Southard, from Boston. FOREIGN PORTS. Sid to Manila Nov 10, ship Belviderc, Jackson, Boston; 19th, Congress,Wyman, London; 20th, Pun ther, Johnson, New York. Ar atPadang Nov 4. Rainbow, Freeman, Penang. Sid Nov 17. Humboldt, l*roetor, Boston. Chi at Havre 9th inst, Harvest Home, Berry, for New York. Ar at Gibraltar previous to 27th ult, ships Lout Walsh, Pendleton. Callao lor Valencia; C W White. Grittln, do lor do. [Both ships made theruninl(»4 days, the former wiuning by 25 muiute .] Ar ai Bremen loth inst, (torque Pallas, Hartman, Baltimore. Sid ro Cardiff 13th, barque Nellie Hastings, Hall, for Japan. Ar at Liverpool 16th inal£ ship Thacher Magoun, Peterson, San Francisco. Ar at do 24th, steam hips Nova Scotian, Wylie, Portland; 26th, II ibernian. Dutton, do. Sid to Deal 13th inst, Rhlp Kit Cars n, Pennell, (from New York tor Antwerp. Ar at Port Spain 7ih ult, brig Gilmoro Meredith, from Pensacola. At Jacrael 7th inst, sch C F Young, Hume, for New York. SPOKEN. .Tan 20, lat 49, Ion 3110, ship E II Taylor, lrom New York lor London. Jaa 25, lat 3* 41, Ion 74 18, barque Templar, Sher man, lrom Luenos Ayres for New York. NOTICE. THE following lists of Tuxes on Real estate ot non resident owners, in the Town of North Yarmouth lor tho your 18(16. in hills committed to John (1. Pierce, Collector of said town, on the first day of June, lHtifi, have been returned by him to me,as remaining unpaid on the 31st day of May, ltWti, by his oertiUcuto of that date, and now remain unpaid, anil notice is hereby given tint if the said taxes and interest and ehargt s are not paid into the treasury of said town within twenty months from till dale of the commitment of the said bills, so much of the real estate taxed as will bo sufficient to pay tne amount due therefor, include ing interest and charges, will, without further notice be sold at public auction, at the Town House, in said town, on the 1st day of March, 1867, at 10 o’clock A. M, Val'n. Tax. Benjamin W arren, house and lot, $180 oo $3 73 Albion Blaekstoiie, house, barn and lot. WO 00 1 ID K. P. M. Greely, house, barn and thirty-live acres land, 1,323 O0 33 13 Horace P. Kimball, house and lot, 1M) OO— 3 tie Mrs. York, two and one-half acres land, 60 00 1 ?S William Wagg, two and onfr-balf acres land ou uu 1« Rachel True,’one and one-half 2cres land , 00 w 1 *-0 George Trne, nine acres land, 380 00 8 40 Heirs of Jacob Favor, bouse and ^ ^ ] ^ M’ WILLIAM B. SKILL1N, Treasurer. North Yarmouth, Jan. 24th, 1*67. jaii 28d3t teod3w_ Sale of Iteal Estate. PURSUANT to Urease lrom tho Probate Court lor i nmbeiland county, the subscriber, as trustee under the will of Samuel Elder, late of Portland, de ceased, will oiler for side at private sale, on SATUR DAY, tho 16th day of Ft hruarv next, at 10 o’clock in tho forenoon, at the office ot I\ Barnes, No. 19 Free street, Portland, the house lot, and dwelling house thereon, No. 19 Dan forth street, in said city, being the eastern half of tho double honse, part ot the es tate of said Elder. SARAH $. ELDER. Portland, January 16,1867. _dlawSw H^Sond your orders lor Job Work to Daily Pr§s Office NEWAJiVfcitTISL.UI.MN. OR. IfOPKIlVS' Catarrh Troch«*i»t! Will Cure Catarrh, Coughs, Colds, Hoarseness, Bronchitis, and all ejections the Throat. Public Speakers and Hinders u*e fheui. .Ministers, Law vers, Doctors, Sea Captains, all use them with the best result*. Aumug the hundreds of thousands who have used them, there Is but one voice and that of approval, they invariably pro mote digestion, and relieve kidney * A fleet ions. Just try oue box and you wall be convinced. PREPARED BY R. ftlOPKI**, Ifl. i>., 149 WstbiuglsN Mirrel, Hoaisn, Hum. Wholesale Agents for Maine,— W. F. Phillips a Co., 1 Pfir#u_ , Nathan Wood, } Fort,and Sold at llctail by all Druggists. jan30 (14w2w* Wanted Daily ! ! AT 'File General Agency and Employment Office Nw. .*151 1-9 Foii|{r«'«N Hired. All per sons wishing to secure good GUI* lor any res|»©cta ble employment, will Uml them at this utFtcc. Also please notice. We will send you men ami boys for auy work in city or country, free ot charge. 14r ’ We want good American, Provincial, Iilsh and Colored Women and Girls, as well us Men and I Boys, every day lor ail orts ot situations iu this Gity and vlcimty. Give us a call. , COX & POW ARB. rortland, Me., Jan. 36, *G7. * jan3o dtf ^iissss isi:w v 1.1 WILL UIVE LESSONS IN Lead Pencil and Crayon Drawing, attira tnassi^aLSp ^nss Cuuktcm Stroct, hU .low, al„.v0 tw„ Entrance through the Mom. ’ UP “uir*— gy Apply every (lay ImtSaiur.lav. jo30«ltr For Sale Cheap. " 1 SECOND-HAND Solo, sise iUMdo 111x30. 1 Platform Scale. 40 M feet extra Southern Pine, inch thick and from 6 to 8 inches wide. 10 M 4 iu,'L <1°> 12 11 in width. R. DFERfNCi, ) Jan30tt Hiibson’s Wharf. Commercial street. PAINTS ANHOIL CHEAP Just received in bond, and for sale ditty free, for use on the burnt district, Strictly Purr Englinh Feud and Oil ! Kohuilders will effect a great saving by pnnduising in this way. Every description of PAINT 9TOFK at the lowest rates by J. W. PKKKIVH A CO jan30il.it ftfi Comiuercial street. For Sale House on Park st. HE1NG about to remove Iroiu this city I ofler lor •ale my House,No. 66 Park St. It is good size ami convenient, with all 'he modern improvements, Bathing room, in which In Hot and Cold water. Gas, Furnaeo Ac. Con ected with house is a good stable. Po session given first day of May next. Enquire at 9W! torn un-re in I Hi. head of Hobson** ^Na^f, of J. H. iiumlen, or the subscriber, Jan30eodtf STKPUEN PATTEN. CITY OF PORTLAND. SEALED Proposals will he received at the office of of the City Engineer, until SATURDAY, Feb. 2, 18G7, (where plans find sjwt-iticatimiK may l»« ex amined.) tor furnishing Granite Poets for the Park. Reserving the ri dd to reject all estimate* it it Is deemed for the interest of the city. Per order of Special Committee on Fencing Park. AMBROSE G1DDINGS, Portland, Jan. 30/1*67.—dbl Chairman. Clove Anodyne. THAT remarkable specific tor Toothache and its WOcIMmI MHaffiH, |it pme by us omy, can now be furnished to consumers or to the trade in quantities to suit, at our establishment. 348 COMORK88 STREET, Jan30d3t J. R. LUNT A CO. Lost! A Gold nuuter Case Cylinder Watch, made by Hvde & Sons. London and Pans, No. 7562. Lost somewhere between Deland’s Court, ( Green street) and 166 Middle street. Whoever may find it will bo suitably rewarded by leaving it ut this office. dan30dlw* Freedom Notice. I have this dav given to my son John F. Rami. his time to act and manage lor himself. I shall claim none ot his wages nor pay any debts of his contracting after this date. GEORGE F. RAND. Cornish, Jan. 23,1867. janr.o d3t* Wanted. SITUATION as Partner in a Mercantile or Man k^ ulacturing Business already established,—by a man with one or two thousand dollars capital. Address Box 1 Iii5, Portland P. O. jan30<13t* Dry Goods at Hedneed Price*! At A. & P. B. Young’s, Bebago. HAVING recently mafic large purchases of Dry Goods, at reduced prices, we are now prepared to give some of tie: Kent lliirgatiaa* iu tin * Look at some of our prices Double wkith black Beaver for Overcoats, $2.37 per yard; black Union Beaver for Ladies’ Garments, double width, $::.25: Fancy DoeSkins, from $1.00 to fl.ftn; Gray Shirt ing Flannel 37c; Fancy, all wool cheeked Flannel, 50c ; Fine black Alpaca, 15 to 73c ; Detain*, 25e; all wool Detains. 4oc ; Prints, 12 to 1*0; tine and coarse yd wide Slieoting, 15e 2«te; lie ivy Balmoral Skirt*, $2.5o; nice imperial Shawls, $4 to We have a gool assortment of flaracerica, Crorkery, Hard W'nrr, KouIh inn! Nhort which wo will sell at the lowest market prices. &T Highest prices paitl for all liiuts of tjountry Produce.—13 cents for Dried Apples. Please call and examine our Goods. A. JSc P. B. YOUNG. Sebago. Jan. 29, 1*C7. w2ra 5 New York Net and Twine Co. AT present are prepared to take orders for Seines and Pounds, All Sizes of Twines, Mesh, and Depth, for immediate nr future delivery, Manufactory at Moodus, G’t. Warehouse at DEM A REST & JORALEMON, Sole Agents, 100 Barclay Street, jan 2Uw6mos New York. Deafness and Catarrh. C crtiAcutc sf Hr. A. G. Bluial of I'orllaail rpilis may certify that Dr. Carpenter, now at A tlicU. S. Hotel, has cured mo «>t Di-attoss and Discharges from the head, of 17 years standing. I had been doctored by many eminent physicians without relief. Any person interested can see me at the store of Messrs. Blunt Sc Foss, Middle St. Portland, Me., Jan 14, 1*07. A. G. BLUNT. KB. CARPENTER remains In Portland un til February 1st, only, lie can be consulted at the Biddetbrd House, Biddeford, for one month com j ipcncing February 1st, 1867. ja24dlw — SPECIAL, NOTICE. AT a meeting oi the 4ih Congregational Church ami Society, it was voted to solicit aid tom tlm generous and charitable of our city, io awi«t torm in j holding Religious Worship, and tor that purpose our ; citizens will be waited upon .»y a Committee selected lor that purpose. The Society is needy and the ob ject is worthy of assistance, and it i* hoped that they will meet with a kind and substantial greeting. Thu Church is under the pastoral charge ot the Kcy. «l. W. C. IViiuiiagiou, U, D. Services are held every Sabbath and they have a LectuRe every month by their pastor. All are in vited to attend. This is the only time since the fire that they have authorized any one to solicit aid on their account. ian29 d3t F . A . PKESUOTT^ (Late of tiie Ihternal Revenue Bureau, Washington.) Oounsollor-at-Law and Internal Revenue Solicitor, No. W. StnteSt., Itoston. A/| R. PRESCOTT’S long experience in the Inter i"* nal Revenue Bureau, in the “Division of Fran,Is,” having charge of all cages of violation of the Revenue Laws, his amiiiaritv with Departmen tal practice, and his acquaintance with the R. \, nue Officers throughout the oocntry, will enable him to !»«• peculiarly ruccesstul m making a *r ecialitv of all matters pertaining to the Revenue Laws. He will attend to claims tor Drawback, Abatement, Refund ing, and tor the recovery of penalties paid bv way of compromise. He will advise parties as to the man ner of making r< turns in accordance with law, or as to obtaining decisions from the Depart mint at Washington, and will defend In cag> s of alleged vio lation ot the law in regard to taxes, penalties or crim inal offences Mr. Pr^soott will practice before the various De partments at Washington, the Supreme Court of the U. S., and the Court of Claims. For the speedy transaction of business, Counsel of high standing, residing in New York, St. Louis, Cin cinnati and Washington, are associated with him. 1an28 WAS 3m MONEY. Worn and Torn Currency and Greenbacks Bought at the Horse R. R. Office, by ja2‘ldtf HI. €3. PAI.NER. Gregg’s Improved EXCELSIOR BRICK PRESS. THIS powerful and beautiful Labor-saving Ma chine will mould 33.000 bricks per day. It re ceives the clay in its natural state, rompers it In work - lug, and makes the finest PRESSED BRICK, as well as the lower grades : all of e<)ual size, and of a quali I ty unsurpassed in beauty and durability, it will al so make superior FIRE BRICK. The value of the machine may be ascertained from the large profits made hv those now running. For Rights and Machines, address, Excelsior Brick Press t’o., Ja2!Hllm Office 221 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. JOHN E. DOW, Jr., ~ Attorney and Counsellor at Law, JAUNCEY COURT, Wall (4treet, - - - - - New York City# rSr*ConimiMiouer lor Maine and Massachusetts. Jan. 29 dtf Awipee's Sale. F}R SALE. Store and lot No 3 In Iron Block, Portland Pier. Long Shed on Portland Pier. One-eighth part of bark “Sarah Hobart.” One-sixteenth part of bark “Lizzie H. Jackson/* One thirty-second part of bark “C’haluiettc” Ono thirty-second part of steam tug “Uncle Sam” One pair dark hay Horses. iarrvall. Doable Sleigh, Wagon. Harnesses, Kobe., Ac. For terms, apply to TTOSEA I. ROBINSON, or JOHN RAND, Assignee. Portland, Jau 24, 1867. Ja25d2w Notice* THE annual meeting of the Portland Union Rail way and Back Bay Laud Company, for the choice of officers and such other business as may legally come before them, will be held at the office ot fit. J. LIBBY & CO., 21* Free street, at 3 o’clock P. M.. TUESDAY, Fob. Mb. J. N. WINSLOW, jan29dtd Secretary. To Let. FIRST, second and third lofts over E. T. Elden & Cn/s store, Free Street Block; also, offices over Schlotterbcck’s, and over Crosraan A Co.’s, in new block corner Brownt and Congress streets. hn14-dtf J. B. BROWN. Portland Saving's Bank. DEPOSITS malic on or before Saturday, Febru ary 2d, next, will commence intercut . n that day. fttllce at No 13 Free Stteot. Open front 9 to 1, and from 2 to 4. JOSEPH C. NOTES. Treu.’r, Jan IT, ISO. u-'w