Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, March 2, 1867, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated March 2, 1867 Page 2
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Th, |irlu Mill In The Mouse. Washington, Feb. 28,180T. The vote in the House this afternoon, by which the tariff bill was killed, was one of the largest cast this sossion. It showed that 169 members were present. The galleries were crowded and great interest was manifested in the proceedings. The bill necessarily being in committee of the whole, a two-thirds vote to discharge the committee was required before auy action could be taken on the bill itself. In view of tlie lact that the time to elapse before the end of the session was w holly insufficient for the consideration of the bill »» extenso, * friends after consultation decided to susp*. action in committee and take the f* . ” that they could get and trust to " the next session for remedies and i P Accordingly as soon as the pin » behalf morning Mr. Morrill speaking in tbeir bclialt moved to discharge a committee of tlie whole w ith I View to u."k a committee ol conference. This was accepted as a test vote on the bill, and tlie roll was called with the House in much excitement. The vote stood—yeas l(g>, nays 64. There was great contusion, caused by tlie crowding of the members into the area in front of the clerk’s desk to watch the progress of the call, and Bedlam seemed to have broken loose when the speak er announced the failure ol the motion, as two-thirds liad not voted in the affirmative.— An analysis of the vote shows that the nega tive was composed of 30 republicans and 34 democrats, while the affirmative was composed of 1U0 republicans and & democrats. The nega tive vote was cast by the followidg States: ludiana, Pennsylvania, Illinois and New York, 9 each; Kentucky, 6; Tennessee and Missouri, 5 each; Ohio, Wisconsin and Maryland, 4 each; Iowa, 8; New Jersey, 2; Minnesota, Nevada and Delaware, 1 each. As soon as the vote was declared, twenty members shouted for recognition by the speaker. The floor was given to Mr. Stevens, who moved a resolution discharging the committee of the whole, agree ing to the” Senate bill as already with one further amendment, viz-, tojncllude shipping charges in the valuation price ofirn ports. A score of gc title me n wautod other amendments mane tor the benefit of spec, al interests, but Mr. Stevens refused to adopt auy except that of Mr. Harding of Illinois, which in effect about doubled the .Senate rates on agricultural products. This brought a direct issue on a tariff bill made up from the Senate bill and the last ways and means bill; but it still required a two-thiids vote, as the discharge of tlie commit tee was necessarily involved in the motion — The rc-sultavas even worse than before, the vote standing—yeas 102, nays 69. The whole thing being now lost, Mr. Morrill moved a joint reso ution, providing for a temporary in crease of 20 per cent, on all imports, except sugar, tea, coffee, salt, coal and railroad iron. The utmost excitement and confusion con stantly prevailed, aud the speaker, after much rapping on his desk, was finally obliged to ar rest all business for two or three minutes, and read the House a severe lecture. The vote on Mr. Morril’s proposition Bhowed still further demoralization, the result being—yt as 94, nays 71, and a two-thirds vote being necessary tor the suspension of the rules in order to get the i'oiut resolution before the House for action. t was now after four o’clock, and nearly an hour and a halt had been occupied with* these proceedings. nno enori more remained, and it was led by Mr. Rosseau in behalf of the wool interest, who moved a suspension of the rules that he might bring -in tho wool tariff bill passed by the House on the last day oi last session. This was lost by yeas 89, nays 64. Many of the Pennsylvanians voted in the negative out of spite. An adjournment for dinner was then carried. The New England vote on the first call of the roll, Mr. Hooper not voting because the motion was made iu behalf of the ways anil means committee, was as follows:—Yeas—Al ley, Ames, Baldwin, Banks, Baxter, Blaine, Boutweli, Brandagee, Dawes, Doming, Dixon, Elliot, Hubbard, Jenekes, Lynch, Morrill, Pat terson, Perham, Pike, Rice of Maine, Rollins, Warner, Washburn and Wbolbiidge: nays— none; absent—Marstou and Rice of Massachu setts. On the second proposition Messrs. Eliot and Hoot voted in the negative.—Dispatch to Boston Advertiser. Rauboad Enteuphihe.—Our Belfast and Mooseliead Lake railroad enterprise is making good progress. Meetings of tho committee wero liolden on Monday and Tuesday even ings, last week, at which a large number of our business men were present. On Monday evening a sub-committee consisting of S. L. Milliken, N. Abbott and A. G. Jewett, Esqs., were appointed to examine the old charter and report wh.»talterations are necessary; and, on Tuesday evening they made a report submit ting several amendments which were approv ed. A c inmitteo consisting of A. G. Jewett, Philo Chase, S. L. Milliken and Philo Hersey, Esns. and Capt. H. McGilvery were appointed to go to the legislature and secure the enact ment of the charter as amended. The coinnii tee left on Wednesday. We learn that they arc finding no opposition in the leg- 1 islature to the renewing of the charter with the proposed amendment. Wm. M. Rust was appointed by the committee to confer with the Maine Central Railroad Co., which holds its annual meeting at Watervillo, to-day, (Wed nesday,) in relation to that company's taking a lease of the road for a term of years, if built.— The committee voted to extend an invitation to Hon. John A. Poor to visit our city anil ad * uur citizens upon the proposed enter prise. . ..e matter of calling a railroad convention of all the towns interested in the proposed en terprise was discussed, but it was suggested that no definite action could he taken till after the action of the legislature in relation to the charter. An invitation will doubtless be is sued iu a few days. We would suggest to the towns interested, which may hold annual meetings before the call is issued, that they take the matter into consideration and ap point five delegates each, to attend the conven tion, and take such other action as they may deem proper. The roads, if built, will not only be of great benefit to those towns through which they pass, but to the towns immediate ly adjacent, and also our neighboriug seaport towns, and it is hoped they will all take mea sures to he represented in the convention.— Belfast Aye. Death of Mb. De Bow.—Mr. J. D. B. De Bow, the editor of De Bow's Review, died yes terday, after a brief illness, at Elisabeth, N. J. Mr. De Bow was born in Charleston in 18H0. He was long known as an able and industrious statistician, and au indefatigab’e supporter of the system of slave-labor, of which bo was one ofthe ablest and thorough-going defenders. He was a lawyer in early life, but became a journ alist by cbo.oe, aud iu 1815 established bis Re view iu New Orleans, and soon made it the or gan of the slavery interest. Iu 1848 he became professor of political economy and commercial statistics in the University of Lonisiana; in 1853 be became superintendent of the United States census. About this time lie compiled from his review three volumes under the title: “Indus trial Resources of the Southwest,” which re mains a very valuable work. He was a secessionist, as were most of the ad herents of slavery, and during the war held sonic important position under Jeff. Davis. Af ter the war ho determined to devote himself and journal to the interests and welfare of the Southern States under a free-labor system. He had long been in poor health. Mr. De Bow, though holding what we tliink mistaken views on political economy, was an able and a very industrious man, and left liis mark unmistaka bly upon the thought of that part of our coun try to whose material interests he devoted his time.—JV. Y. Keening Pott. Kingdoms and Dominions on Our Frontier. —The Brititish-American Confederation Bill, which has passed the House of Lords, aud now awaits the action of the Commons, is to be amended, if a Montreal telegram bo credi ble. so that the new Government shall not be called a ‘‘Kingdom,” but “Dominion!!” Well, th„t is all right in its way. We took the liberty, the other day, of saying that a “King doin’’ on this continent, without a “king” would be a queer sort of arrangment And it occurred to ub at the same time, That a Regal Court with an allowance of only ten-thousand -a-year would be rather a shabby affair. A “Dominion,” however, can probably be kept iu repair at less cost, and, therefore, wc await par ticulars before calling in questiou the propriety ofthe latter title. It lias occureil to some folks here that the colonists might have quietly formed a partne-ship under the styie the “United Proviucesof Canada.” But priv ate reports say that every delegate expects to comeback a Baronet—the title (letcending to future generations, it it sliquld go ever so low. That sort of thing is nst likely to last. Mean while, we quietly accept “Dominion” os the only thing between us and the North Pole.— New York Times. Willis as an Editor.—When Mr. Wilnswas m his prime,” as a writer, he was very precise and particular about his “coiiv ”— It must be set ’ exactly as he wrote it. Lot a compositor dare to alter as much as a punctu ation point, aud there would be trouble about it. It may be suggestive to young writers to know thai Mr. Willis was also very exact in the preparation ol liis manuscript, and would scarcely ever make the slightest mark or alter ation iritis proof. His ’copy" was prepared ao neatly, carefully, and legibly, that most compositors preferred it to “reprint” This is an additional confirmation ofthe rule that the best writers seldom or never alter their copy. It is stated that Mr. Willis was almost punc tilious in the matter of having bis articles ap pear just as he wrote them, word for word, let ter for letter, orthography and all. He carried this idea to such an extent tlmt; on one occa sion, when a printer took liberties with bis manuscript, he was extremely angry, and warned “the foreman” that such a thing must never occur again; said ho: . „ • yM0py followed; if I iusert a com ma in the middle of a word, do youplace it Journo? d ask <lUU!,t'°n«."—W. ¥. Home WHAI NE*T?-The Washington correspon dence of the New York Times .ays there is the very best reason for saying that tire country will be startled before the close of this week by a report irom the Judiciary Committee in dicating the progress they have made on the impeachment question, and asserting the ne cessity of pushing the investigation in the next Congress. T-e Committee lias already taken a very large amount of testimony, and has been in session both day and night. A Buuxib on Bones.—The engineers in charge of the new Blackfriars’ Bridge in Lon don have made a curious discovery. The foun dations of the old bridge were found to be es tablished upon immense heaps of bones, fifteen feet below the bed of the Thames. In the grav < 1 and near the clay were found bones of the ox, 10 s eep, the horse, and a few human re mains. i ng mg houses is under experiment8 in pjL i‘ steam-engine supplies pipes of ’ ,A with a constant stream ot vapor! applied to the stone or brick surface of Liu6 ings, nr, man directing the steam jet and the other using a brush. The building, alter the application of this system, looks as clean and 11 •i'Tsi,S ,vl,''n Rented. Two men in three days will thus wash the facade of an hotel. J —Delaware has incorporated a State normal University. Om4Mo4 Cm»l *• The editor of the New York Evemhg Ga zette has lost his patience with the prosy and Interminable lectures to womankind with which newspapers and magazines so abound, and he gives vent to his disgust and impatience as follows: Since the first appearance of newspapers, magazines, and more serious publications, they have always abounded in advice to men how to choose a good wife, and in information con cerning what kind of women make good wives, with many variations upon the same theme; the undertone ever being the duty and deference of the gentler to the ruder and stronger sex. That is very well, no doubt, so iar us it goes; but we are unable to believe men so faultless or so entirely wise as not to require occasionally a little counsel themselves touching their fitness for matrimony. Women must have grown rather weary of being lectur ed for a century by men whose open disregard of the very things they are required to ob serve, the men claim as one of their natural rights. J udging by what one reads, women are naturally wicked and men immaculate, and if women do not believe so, it cannot be for want of being told so every day in the year. It is high time women had their say, and as they have so much more reason to complain, and sufl’er so much more from inharmonious and unfortunate marriage than men possibly can, their opinions on the subject would lie novel, if not valuable. We are aware that the lords of creation murmur whenever a daugh ter of Eve proclaims from the rostrum, as An na Ilickiuson does, or from the pages of a vol ume after the manner of Gail Hamilton. They I tio not want to be lectured. O, no, not they They claim a monopoly of the business them selves, and deem it presumptuous for their de pendent sisters to iutcriere in avocations for which women are manifestly uusuited. To hear both sides is the part of wisdom, and we hope women will continue to tell us what f/ieir views and feelings aud opinions are on matrimony, aud reveal their discontent and suffering, if they have such, in the connubial state. We do not think it will do any good, hut it may, in time, prevent men from droning out thoir gratuitous counsel to others, instead of taking a little of it to themsolves. Marriage is vastly more serious and solemn to women than men; aud if tile former can live without bestowing on all occasions excess of connubial counsel, surely they who wear tho bonds lightly, aud who rarely obey the condi tions the state naturally imposes, can employ their tongues and pens to a better and much less impertinent purpose. A Womens’ Ten Hoar Meeting in Lowell, A letter from Lowell to a Boston paper de scribee a novel meeting which took place in that city on Thursday. The women employed in the manufacturing establishments, imitat ing the example set them by their working brothers, organized a meeting for the discus sion of the question of reducing the hours of labor. It was originally intended, that the meeting should be officered and carried on ex clusively by themselves; but the latter part of the arrangement was not carried out. In the seating of the audience, however, the women occupied the most prominent places in the hall; and men, unless accompanied by fair companions, were assigned positiaus like those to which Audrew Johnson once declared the rebels should be confined in the work of re construction—that is, they were compelled to take back “seats.” Miss Caroline Frost, an operative in the Carpet Mills, and President of the women’s short time committee, was presid ing officer of the evening; and Miss Helen F. Kershaw, an employee of the same corpora tion, officiated as secretary. The assemblage was large, and a band of music was in attend ance. The speeches made and the resolutions adopted, all looked toward a modification of the existing regulations in regard to hours of labor. A Boos Incident.—A book collector at Lil le, France.recently purchased, at a stall, a vol ume at least a century old, but on examining his purchase, some of the leaves appeared to be wanting. A closer inspection, however, show ed that in three places the edges of the oppo site pages had been pasted together, and in each pocket thus formed a 100 fr. note was con cealed. The amateur, on inquiry, learned that the book had been purchased at the sale of a man recently deeeased, and the finder immedi ately restored the notes to his son, a carpenter' in straitened circumstances, who had just been obliged to sell a part of his furniture to pay for his father's funeral. TUB STATE. —A correspondent informs the Farmer that Mr. Ephraim Higgins of Btandish recently killed a hog, nine years old, that weighed when dressed 500 pounds worth, at tho market price, fifteen cents per pound, $75. She has produced one hundred and eighty-nine pigs, sold at an' average price of $3 each, amounting to $567, making the gross proceeds of flesh and pigs, $642. —The Pembroke Iron Company paid $17, 000 in January to 250 men and 50 boys. They made 500 tons puddled iron and finished the same into gas pipes, nail plate, hinge, iron, &c. They also cut 2,900 kegs of nails, con suming 300 tons of iron and 1000 tons of coal in this branch. These facts are stated by tbe Machias Union. —At East Machias recently, John Black burn's cow had her neck broken while fight ing with another cow. Bo says the Union. —The Democratic State Convention for the current year, has been fixed for Thursday, June 25th, in this city. — An extensive smuggling operation has been detected at Belfast. The Whig says “that on tbe 25th ult., special officers of the TJ. 8. Treasury made a descent upon two or three stores in Belfast in search of smuggled goods. They did not find a great quantity of goods, but secured evidence sufficient to warrant the attachment of the property of Hugh J. An derson, Jr., and 8. A. Howes, to the extent of $30.000—that being the estimated value of the goods smuggled. This action has been the elimination of three months' labor on the part of the detectives." —We learn from Mr.Binghamthat the officers had warrants to seise the books and papers of both of the above mentioned parties and that those of Mr. Howes were seised, which threw a flood of light upon the matter. They show the importation of three tons of cloves, two and a half tons of nutmegs, 1000 gallons of alcohol and a large quantity of drugs, that were never entered. The attention of the detectives was called to this case through the efforts of Col lector 8. K. Devereux of Castine, of schooner Wakulla at Belfast, having on board smuggled goods. The practice of the smugglers was to repack the smuggled goods in fish barrels and then send them per steamer Katahdin to Bos ton where they were sold. —An Episcopal Fair in Brunswick, a few evenings since, netted $130, to be used in re pairing the church. —The Paris Democrat says “it is refreshing to listen to the glad sounds which greet our oars from almost every direction, that the subjest of temperance is onoe more receiving the attention of the people. Old veterans and raw recruits together are rallying around the standard." —The Journal says A. C. Dennison & Co. have just commenced runuing their new pa per mill, making the fourth in Mechanic Falls It is devoted to making wrapping papers. —Ambrose Burk, 8tandish Burk his sonj and Charles G. Davis, have been undergoing preliminary examination the past week, at Paris, on a charge of causing the burning of the buildings of Irvin Robinson, in Sumner, on the 9th of November last. The Democrat says Mr. Bolster, County Attorney, appeared for the government; and Messrs. Andrews, Black and Virgin for tbe defense. —The Governor has appointed David F. Brown, of Bethel to be Trial Justice for the County of Oxford. —Bevet Brig. Gen. F. D. Bewail of Bath, Inspector General on Gen. Howard's staff, ar rived home from a tour of inspection in the South a few days since. The Times says he thinks the Military Government hill which has recently passed Congress, a very necessary measure; and, is anxious that it should become a law. Without some measure of this kind there is no adequate protection for the loyal men at the South. —Ibe Hath limes proposes to receive orders from this city for the removal of ready-made dwelling houses from that city, as tho cheapest way in which our citiacns can supply them selves. Sorry our lower Kennebec neighbors have a surplus of such articles for sale. —A leveo given by ladies of tho Freedmen's Aid Society in Bangor last week, netted about M50. —The Biddeford Journal is glad to learn that oDly orfic case of small pox in Kennebunkport has proved fatal. —Mr. Pillsbury, republican nominee for may or of Lewiston, is a native of Biddeford, who wont to Lewiston about thirteen years since. “The Biddeford Journal says the oldest in ubitant of York died recently from pneumo nia, aged about 91 yeavg. His father lived to the ago of tUO .1 If,ael PutnaD‘ kas been nominated by the liepublicans for i layer of Bath. His com petitor was John Hayden, Es.,„ the present incumbent. 1 -The members of the Maine Legislature re fused to increase their own salaries.-B0,to„ Traveller. 0,1 No they didn't. Our constitution provides that “no law increasing their compensation ih»ll take effect during the existence of the Legislature which enacted it." The present Legislature refused to increase the pay of tho next oue. As the members have had to stand the brunt of high prices for board, receiving anly the miserable pittance of 8150 for the tension, they perhaps concluded they would let the members of the next Legislature “try it on and see how they liked it. PORTLAND AND VICINITY. New JUveriinemcau SPECIAL NOTICE COLUMN. Boots A»d Shoes—T. E. Moseley & Co. Hall's Vegetable Hair Renewer. ENTERTAINMENT COLUMN. Fair and Levee—Lincoln Hall. NEW ADVERTISEMENT COLUMN. Wanted—Bent. ^“e^SWrtW. V. Hodsdon. To LetSjtaNtber on Free Street. For Ellswortli—Schooner Frank Pierce. Watches and Jewelry—W. F. i odd. Lost—Keys'. Houle tor Sale. Famous Puxzlc—Black Crook. Camphor Ice—J. R. Lunt & Co. Beligiras Natives. State Street Church—Rev. G. L. Walker is expected to occupy his pulpit to-morrow (Sunday! morning. Rev. Mr. Demriston, of Catsklll, N. Y., •Mil preach at saute place in the evening. A collection will be taken up in this church, in aid of the freed men at the morning service. First Parish Church—Rev. Leonard J. Liver more, ot Lexington, Mass., will preach at the Firpt Parish Church to-morrow. There will be vesper ser vices at 7 o'clock in the evening. First Universalist Church, (Congress Square. Tlie Annual Address of the ' emale Samaritan Asso ciation, will be delivered Sunday evening, by Rev. E. C. Bolles. A collection will be taken in aid of tbe society. First Baptist Church—First BaptiBt Sabbath School Concert to-morrow at 11 o'clock P. M., in the roome o f the Girl's High School. Entrance on Cum berland Street. St. Lukes’ Chubch—The Sunday services for St. Luke's Parish, will hereafter be at II o'clock A. M., wad 7f o’clock P. M. Sunday School at 4f olock P. Williston CHAPEL.—Sabbath School to-morrow (Sunday) afternoon at Williston Chapel, Danlbrth St., at If o'clock. Prayer meeting in the evening at 7 o'clock. Seats Dree. All are Invited to attend. Mission Chapel—There will be a Sunday School Concert at the Mission Chapel, Deering’s Bridge, to morrow (Sunday) evening at 7 o’clock. All Interest ed arc invited. Sumnbb Street Church—Services to-morrow (Sunday) all day, at the Stunner Street Church, at lof o,clock A, M., 3 o'clock P. M., and 7 o’clock In the ev ening. All are Invited to attend. Mountport St. M. E. Church—Services in this church to-morrow (Sunday)all day and in the evening. Preaching by Rev. John T. Harlette. Sabbath School at tho close of the afternoon service. Spiritual Association.—Sahject for considera tion to-morrow (Sunday) at Temperance Hall, at 10} A. M.. “ Theoretical and practical religion.” Trance •peaking at 2) o’clock P. M. Temperance.—Sunday evening temperance meet ing, at Sons of Temjierance Hall, CongreH Street, every Sunday evening. Servicee at 7 o’clock. The public are invited to attend. See tliat Your Name Is on the Vo ting List. The Board of Aldermen will be in session this forenoon and this afternoon for the pur pose of adding names and correcting the lists. It is the last opportunity to get names added, or to have them corrected. See to it in season that your name is on correctly. ■epaklieaa City Namiaslisu. The Ward Delegates chosen to make nomin ations fer Mayor and Judge oi the Municipal Court, met Friday afternoon, at the Common Council Room, and organized by the choice of James T. McCobb, Esq., as Chairman, and Wm. H. Ayers as Secretary. On the first ballot lor Mayor the whole num ber of votes thrown was 48, of which AUGUSTUS E. STEVENS, received 45, and was declared duly nominated. Forjudge of the Municipal Court the whole number of votes thrown was 49, of which BENJ. KINGSBURY, Jr., received 46, and he was declared nominated. A committee* of which Hon. S. E. Spring was chairman, was appointed to wait upon the candidates, and inform them of their nomina tion. Soon after, the committee came in with the gentlemen,and Mayor Stevens and Judgb Kingsbury accepted the nominations in brief and modest speeches, thanking the represen tatives of the Republican party of Portland fur so unanimous a nomination. Jab. T. McCobb, Pres. Wm. H. Ayers, Sec. iVestbrMk Bepablica* Naasiaatiaas. The Republicans of Westbreok held a meet ing at the town house yesterday afternoon and passed the following resolve— Whereas, The Democratic party have repu diated the union of the parties in this town to which they agreed in a caucus held last Satur day and have to-day held another caucus and nominated a straight ticket, Therefore Resolved, That we are absolved from our former obligations and will nominate and elect a straight Republican ticket. The following nominations were then made: Mederator—David Torrey. Selectmen—George C. Codman, Daniel Dale and Wm. L. Pennell. Town Clerk and Treasurer—Walter E. Good rich. School Committee—E. H. Elwell. The Apocalypse.—No more grand or in structing a subject could possibly be selected to attract the attention of all than tho above mentioned book. We are furnished with a brief analysis of its arrangement to prepare our readers to understand it. The scenes embody all the startling visions described in the mysterious writings of St. John, and follow in the regular order in which they are written by him, commencing with St. John on the Isle of Patinos; where he was ban ished for preaching to the people—follows tho Introduction of the first series of visions rela ting to the Seven Golden Candlesticks ana of one who appeared like unto the son of man. The preparatory visious where the scenes are laid in Heaven The vision of God, and the elders and the living creatures, and the wor ship rendered to God. The opening of the sealed book, with its attending visions of the Red Horse, the Black Horae, the Pale Horse, and the reign of death. The Martyrs, and con sternation aud alarm, which follows, are de picted with great power and artistic skill. The Temple of God, Satan and the Great Red Dra gon, Satan cast out of Heaven, and the great d >y of his writh, with earthquake, darkening of the snn and moon, and the mountains fall ing upon the people, must indeed furnish scenes of grandeur and sublimity. The visions of the four angels standing on the four quar ters of the globe, the bottomless pit opened, the mighty angel standing one foot upon the land and one foot upon the sea, with the vision oi the beast with seven heads and ten horns, must be grand subjects for the scope of the ar tistic imagination. The series of vison relating to the pouring out of the seven vials followed by the scenes of carnage, the fall of Babylon, and the woman in purple and gold sitting on the beast, with the vision oi Satan chainod, concluding with the Day of Judgement, and vision of the New Je rusalem, and final abode of the righteous, fill up the most intering portion of this marvellous work, which most certainly presents a sublime series of incidents, which must prove satisfac tory and pleasing. The above in connection with the Miltonian Tableaux, will soon open in our city, and so at tractive an eutertaiumeut must meet with un animous approval, aud great success. Silver Weddikg.—On the evening of the anniversary of Washington’s birthday, the 25th anniversary of the marriage of Rev. O. P. Tuckerman and wife was celebrated at his res idence on South street. A large number of their friends, and members of the Preble street Chapel, of which he is Pastor, assembled at bis residence and presented him and his wile with a number of silver articles, among which were a cake basket, spoons, napkin rings, butter cooler, &c., &c. The presentation was made by Mr. E. A. Jordan, who made a few neat re marks, which were responded to by Mr. Tuck erman in a feeling and happy manner. Alter the presentation was over, and mutual congratulations had been exchanged, the par ies retired to the dining room, where a hand some oyster supper, which had been provided for by his friends, unknown to Mr. T., was par taken of with keen seat. Rev. Mr. Bolles’ Lectures.—A very ex cellent course of lectures is now being deliv ered by Rev. Mr. Bolles, at his church in Con gress Square, on Sunday evenings, to young people especially. We have had the pleasure to hear two or three of them, aud can heartily say that for practical wisdom and necessary and pertinent enforcement of valuable truths on many important social topics, the lectures are very valuable. Mr. B. is one of our most attractive pulpit orators, and it is a satisfac tion to hear him speak so treely without notes, and never lack for the right word in the right place. The subject of the lecture on to-morrow evening will be “The Young Man in Busi ness." ^ Railway Traffic.—Tho following are tho receipts of the Grand Trunk Railway for the week ending Feb. 23d, 1867: Passenger*,.$30,781 00 Express Freight, Mails and Sundries,. 5,250 00 Freight and live Stock,. 80,751 00 Total,......$116,782 00 Corresponding week last year,. 111,7i5 00 Increase,.$r>,067 oo JOSEPH HICKSON, Secretary and Treasurer Theatre.—Messrs. Smith & Hadley have engaged Deering Hall from the first ot April, at which time they will open it with a select company of artists, which they are now engag ed in forming in New York. Improvements and additions will be made to the scenery and mechanical arrangements of the stage. Wellcome prepares the most valuable paia ourer we ever had in our store.” 8o says W. F. Phillips. Those who use it refuse all others. ian7dlawtf Db. Carpenter has arrived, and may l»e found at the United States Hotel. See adver tisement. j Amatzuh Thbatr*iai.s.-‘- Not^jhitamding the storm last evening, the Dramatic Amateur* had a very large audience at their entertain ment for the benefit of the Portland Army and Navy Union Library. The parquette was filled with the beauty and elite of the city.— The first play was “The Weatheroock,” in which the characters were sustained by Misses Furbish and Cole, and Messrs. Fernald, Chase, G. Thomas, Neal and Emery. It was hand somely performed, and the audience showed their appreciation of the performance by re peated tokens of appiause. The afterpiece was “ The Widow’s Victim." Mrs. 8haw, new to the boards, Miss Furbish, Miss Cole, Mr. Chase, Mr. Carter and Mr. W. Thomas, sustaining the characters. It was an admirable performance throughout. Mr. Car ter as “Tritter,” was capital, iufusing life in his personation of the part, and so was Mr Thomas as Podge. Mr. Chase as “Jerry Clip ” was lively and animated, making the part just what it should be. Mrs. Shaw as “ Mrs. Rat tleton,” had a fine appreciation of the charac ter, and sustained it admirably, while Miss Cole appeared to great advantage in the char acter of “Mrs. Twitter.” ^iss Furbish in the character of “Jenny Chatterly,” elicited rounds of applause, so perfect was her personation of the chattering maid. In short, it was a fine performance throughout, and the audience seemed well pleased with it. municipal Efomiaaliaan, The re-noininations of Mayor Stevens and Municipal Judge Kingsbury by the delegates yesterday, will meet with the warmest appro bation oi the great body of the Union Repub lican party. The nominees have given satis faction in the performance ot the duties im posed upon them and it was expected they would receive nearly the unanimous support of the delegates. The people will ratify these nominations at the polls next Monday by handsome majorities. Matinee.—We are very glad to learn that in accordance with the wishes of a large portion of the audience who were present at Deering Hall last evening, the Dramatic Club have consented to repeat the entertainment. The performance will commence precisely at three o’elock this afternoon. Tickets to all parts ot the house 50 cents; children under 15 years of age half price. Let ail go and give them a bumper. Wo were present last evening and pronounce it a capital performance. - * —’-” 1—" - Sale op Buildings—The two buildings ad joining the old Custom House on Fore Street, east of it, were sold at auction yesterday by Messrs. E. M. Patten & Co. The brick one brought (825 and the wooden one (90. They aro to be removed before the 1st of May to make room for the new Custom House, which is to be erected on the square bounded by Fore, Deer, Commercial and Pearls streets, the land having been purchased for that purpose by the United States. Deerino Hall. — Professor Hadley will give an entertainment at Deering Hall this evening, consisting of wonderful tricks of leg erdemain, &c. He offers some valuable pres ents to the Fire Companies which shall dis pose of the largest number of tickets. See his advertisement. » --.— Sale op Mirrors.—The splendid French mirrors, property of the estate of the late Hon. John M. Wood, were sold at auction yesterday, by Messrs. E. M. Patten & Co. They brought the following prioes, viz.: (195,(197.50, (115, (130. They could not be imported now for double the prices they brought. Ward Two.—The following are the Demo cratic nominations in Ward 2. Alderman,— Samuel Rounds. Councilmen—Charles H. Merrill, Michael Lynch, Win. Gould. War den—Samuel H. Bragdon. Clerk—Charles H. Chase. - , A Beastly Wager.—Yesterday a man un dertook for a trilling wager to drink fifteen tumblers of ale in as many minutes, His stomach revolted after he had imbibed a dozen tumblers and he was obliged to give up. Hoop Skirts, &c.—Look at Hodsdon’s ad vertisement of hoop skirts, kid gloves, lace col lars, &c., and then call at No. 6 Clapp's Block, Congress street, opposite Old City Hall, and see what a fine stock he has. Declination.—We are requested by W. D. Little, Eiq., who was nominated as the Demo cratic candidate for Alderman in Ward 3, to state that he declines being a candidate, having no aspirations for any Municipal office. Dr. Barney, of Lancaster, says:—‘I have used Dr. Chaussins’ Empress for the Hair and find it the cleanest and best preparation I have ever seeta.” Grosman & Co., No. 305 Congress street, sell and warrant it. Fifty Dollars will he paid to any rheumatic subject who cannot be cured by Hill’s Rheu matic Pills. Apply to Crosmau & Co., 305 Congress street. Recent Publications. Our Mutual Friend. This is number two of Messrs. Ticknor & Fields’ beautiful “Diamond” edition of the novels of Dickens. Its illustrations, sixteen in number, are drawn by S. Eytiuge, Jr., and engraved under the superintendence of Mr. A. V. S. Anthony. They embrace most of the notabilities of the story, some of which are quite happily conceived. The “Cherub and the Lovely Woman,” Mr. George Sampson, Wegg and Venus, and Mrs. Boffin in the char acter of a “highflier at fashion" are among the best. This in in every way the neatest, the most elegant and the cheapest edition of the works of Dickens yet offered to the public, and we are not surprised to learn that the or ders for the first and second numbers have been largely in excess ot the publishers' ex pectations. The third number, to he issued in March, will contain “David Copperfield.” “Our Mutual Friend,” and “Pick wick” may be found at the bookstores of Davis Brothers, and of C. R. Chisholm & Brother, 307 Congress street and G. T. Depot. The Lady’s Friend.—Mrs. Henry Wood, the author of “East Ly nno,” “The Channings,” and an immense number of other popular nov els luts become the chief literary star of this magazine. She is contributing under the title of “Orville College,” a serial story wliich has all the peculiarities of extraordinary char acter and exciting incident which belong to her stories in general. The other contents of the number have the usual variety and inter est. Published by Deacon & Peterson, Philadel phia. _ Deodorizing India-Rubber.—India-rubber is used for an infinity of purposes, but it al ways has an evil odor. An English inventor proposes to overcome this defect by subjecting the rubber to the action of animal charcoal, which has au affinity for gases and smells.— The mode of application varies according to the description of articles. Generally speak ing, they are laid in shelves or trays in a hot chamber, with a thin stratum of charcoal be neath and on top, and exposed to a tempera ture of from one hundred and twenty to one hundred and eighty degrees for from three to six hours, after whieh they are removed front the charcoal, having sustained no other altera tion than being rendered devoid of smell, and incapable ol imparting any taste to liquids or other .substances they may touch. Patents.—Patents have been granted this week to Alexander Parsons of Portland, for improvement in lamp burners; Chas. C. Cross man of Portland, for improvement iu fishing net gear; Daniel R. Allen of Cumberland, for improvement in cultivators ; John Gilpatrie of

Biddeford, for improvement in cultivators; Ja riaa Haskell of Lisbon, for improvement^ cul tivators; C. H. Littlefield of Turner, for im provements in sulkey power; John Stevens of New York, N. Y., and John Johnson of Sacoi for improvement in preparing mica for tablets and other purposes. A Double-Lighted Glowworm.—A new glow-worm with two fires, has been found in the Grand Chaco, Argentine Republic. Wil liam Perkins, P. R. G. S.. writes from Rosario: * I think 1 have made a discovery in natural history. I found the female 01 the most extra ordinary Elateride ever heard ot, at least that I know ot. It is a most brilliant glowworm, one inch and a half long, with two fires The body emits a most vivid flame of the ordinary green ish phosphorescent color, while the head pre sents the appearance ot a bright glowing red coal ot fire. The reflection on a piece of paper is also of the two colors. I never suw anything so beautiful.” Connecticut. Tho Republicans of Con necticut are entering upon the canvass with ardor. They anticipate a hard fight, but a complete victory. Gen. Garfield, Carl Scliurz, Geo. W, Curtis and others will visit the State and take part in the canvass. It is reported that P. T. Rarnum lias challenged his compei itor, W. H. Rarnum, to stump tho district with him. Conjunction of Musical Stabs —Madame Parepa was married to Carl Rosa on Tuesday last. Bubnett’b Standard Cooking Extracts are care fully prepared irons fruits and spices of the beet qual ity, and ehalleuge competition. Their unlvenal »uc cans Is based upon their merit. Reference is made to tlie principal purveyors, confectioners aud hotels in tho United States. All druggists sell them. JanSdly SPECIAL NOTICES. t. e. Moseley & Co., Summer St., Boston, manufacture to order Gaiters af fashionable styles for Ladies, Misses and Children, matte from the best materials, and warranted to give perfect satisfaction. mch2dlt HALL'S VEGETABLE SICILIAN HAIR REN EWER. Is the host article known to preserve the hair. It will positively restore Cray Hair to its Original Color. It keeps the liair from fulling out. It is the l>est hair dressing in the world, making liieless, stiff, brushy bair, healthy, soft and glossy. Price $1. For sale by all druggists. It. P. HALL & CO , Nashua. N. U., Proprietors. mar2d«&wlw 8 n ANDERSON & CO.’S HOOP-SKIRT PACTORTl 333 Congress St, above Oasoo, PV’French, German and American Corsets lrom 70 cts to $10,00 a pair. Hoop Skirts made to order at one hours notice. Feb U—8N d3m Fisher’s Cough Drops. This certain and effectual cure lor Cloughs and all diseases of the throat and lungs, has been generally known throughout New Rngland for the last sixty years, and is warranted to cure, or the price will be refunded. Prepared by George W. Wallhiu yoku, Grandson of the late Dr. Fisher. NASON, SYMONDS & CO., Proprietors, Kenne bunk, Maine. G. C. Goodwin & Co., Boston Agents. Sold by all Druggists, marld3m 8 N Batchelor’s Hair Dye. Thi9 splendid Hair Dye is the best in the world. The only true ami perfect Dye—Harmless, Reliable. Instantaneous. No disaimointment. No ridiculous tints. Natural Black or Brown. Remedies tbe 111 effects of Bad Dyes. Invigorates tbe liair, leaving it soft an<l beautiful. Tbe genuine 1b sigusd Wil liam A. Batchelor. All otbors are mere imitations, ami should be avoided. Sold by all Druggists and Perfumers. Factory W Barclay street, New York. Beware of a csuulcrfeil. November 10, 18G6. dlysu Cumberland. The Republicans of Cumberland are requested to meet at the Town House in said town, on Saturday the 2d day ot March, at 2 o'clock I*. M., to nominate town officers for the ensuing year. Per order of Town Committee. Cumberland, Feb. 25, 1867. d&w A Cough, A Cold, or A Sore Throat, EQUIHES IMMEDIATE ATTENTION, AND SHOULD BE CHBOKED. If allowed to continue, Vn-ilnlion of the L„|pi, ■ per ■nntienl Thront Diw-nw, •r C.nMratptlei, is often the result. BRO WN98 BUONCIIIAL TROCHES HATING A DIRECT INFLUBNCBTO THB PARTS, GIVE IMMEDIATE RELIEF. For Bronchitis, Asthma, Catarrh, Cou tturn pt ire aad Threat Diwam, TROCHES ARB USED WITH ALWAYS GOOD SUCCESS. Wageri aad Pahfic Speaker* will find Troches useful in clearing the voice when taken before Singing or Speaking, and relieving the throat alter an unusual exertion of the vocal organ*. The Troches are recommended and prescribed by Physicians, and have had testimonials from eminent men throughout the country. Being an article o true 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 ‘-Bbown’s Bronchial Troches” and do not take any of the worthless imitations that may bo offered, sold bvbrwiibrb Dec 4—d&w6m SN COLGATE & CO.’S, WINTER SOAP ! Recommended for CHAPPED HANDS and for general Toilet use during COLD WEATHER. It may be obtained of all Druggists and Faney Goods Dealers. sn feb20d23t 1 EF'ktriaiHBtic Malt* and Mlrutnatic Min eral Water*, just received and tor sale by J. W. PERKINS & CO., no24SNeowd*wly No 86 Commercial St. Warren’* Cougb Balsam. Tlie best Remedy ever compounded for Calda, 4'ough*, Catarrh null ConMainplioa, and all diseases of tlie Throat and Lungs. BIT"For sale by all Druggist*. Manufactured by B. F If 11A OBIT ft* V, octl5d&wsN0m Druggist, Bangor. JD R.S. S. FITCH'S “•Family Physician,” Seventy-six pages : price 25 emits. Sent to any ad dress. No money required until the book is received, i ead, and fully approved. It ie a perfect guide to the sick or indisposed. Address DR, S. S. FITCH, 25 Tremunt Street, Boston. sn Jan29dly F«r Coui;bn, Colii and Conwamptiaa, Try tlie ol«l and well known I'KGRTABLK PlILittONA IIV BALMAFI, approved and irnod by our oldest and most celebrated Physicians for forty years past. Get tlio genuine. REED, CUTLER & CO., Druggist*, dec24s>Td.Sc\v(Jm Boston, Proprietor*. Make Your Own Soap l NO I.IJUK NECE8SAKY! By Saving and Using Your Waste Greoie, RUV ONE BOX OF THE Pennsylvania Salt M’ff'. Co’s SA-POISTIFTER. (Patentsof (stand 8th Feb., 1858.) CON CENTRA TED L YE. It will make 12 pound*excellent hard soap, or 25 gallons of the very best soft soap for only about 20 eto. Directions on each box. For sale at all Drug and Grocery stores. BEWARE GF COUNTERFEITS. EF**Be particular in asking for Pennsylvania Salt Manufacturing Co’s SapoipJler. no!7*Neod&wly A Valuable Medicine.—Dr. Poland’s White Pine Compound, advertised in our columns, is a *uc cesartil attempt to combine and apply the medicinal virtues ot the White Pine Bark. It has been thorough ly tested by people in this city and vicinity, and the proprietor has testimonials i> 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 for sale by all our Druggists.—Indcpendant. The Great New England Remedy! Dr. J. W. POLAND’S WHITE PINE COMPOUND Is now offered to the afflicted throughout the coun try, after having been proved by the test ot oleven 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, CURES ■•J* TIimrI, Cold., Cough., Dipthcrin, Bronchitis, Spitlmg of Blood, and Pal. •nonary Atleciiou., generally. It I. u Bruiarkubtc Remedy for Kidney Com plaint., Biuhrle., OIMenliy of Voiding Urine, Bleeding from the Kidney, and Bladder, Giarel and other complaint.. Por Pile, and Scurvy, it will be foand ▼err valuable. Give It a trial it you would learn the value of a GOOD AND TRIED MEDICINE. It I* PleaMtnt Safe aud Sure. Sold by Druggists and Dealers in Medicines generally. Sold at wholesale by TV. F. Phillip. & Co., ■I. XV. Perkin. Ir Co., Aud W. XV. Whipple, 10RTLAND, HI. (ep20-deow6msi( DB. SWEET, NATURAE BONE SETTER. Doctor of all atlmenta incident lo the Hones, Cords, and Muscles, Ilip Diseases,- ill, and enlarged Joints, Weak and perished Limbs Paralysis, Spinal and Rheumatic Affections, urn Lameness, successfully treat® I. Office 31 Gray Street. Where lie can be consulted daily Without chars. . Icbl5 d3w* a x Mains’ Pure Elderberry and Cur rent Wines. So highly recommended by Physicians, mav be ■fund at wholesale at Ihe drug stores of WAV Wldn I-leACo., H. H. Hay, W. V. Phlllij-s & f.’o., E. L. • and J. W. Perkins & Co. Jaul-’sxdly Tilton Jb McFarland, naalre u> call the attention to the feet that more than 4 O Of tlielr Sales gar* AMPLE PROTECTION In the law lire. Parlies desiring a FIRST KATE SAFE, At a MODERATE PRICE, will please call on EMERY & WATERHOUSE, Middle Street, Portland, Or mi HO Sailbirr Street, BomIoh. 1-#“ Second-hand Sales taken in exchange for sale. Jan 16—sNlstw in each mo&adv remainder of dine. MINERAL BATIiS AT HOME. DYHPEPMIA CURED RUKirAUTIKlH CURED ERUPTIONS on the PACE CI7IAED NUKOFlrl.A (TIRED BY TREATMENT WITH MINERAL WATERS. “STRUMATI U SALTS!” These SALTS are made from the concent rated Liquors of the Mineral Well of the Penn’a Man featuring Co., In Pittsburg, and arc In a£ tight bores. One always sufficient for a batli. Ih rections are attached. INTERNALLY USE “Strumatic Mineral Waters!” In bottles of one and u half pints. One sufficient for a dajTs use. Druggists generally. r>~ rt$' No* 216 State st.. Boston; ltay nr Ids, Pratt, & Co, No. 106 Pulton st., New York, Wholesale Agents. uo'Joijreodawly Why Suffer from Sores ? When, by the use ot the ARNICA OINTMENT . Sou can he easily cured. It has relieved thousand, om Hunts. Scalds, Chapped Hands, Sprains, (W# Wounds, and every Complaint iy' the Skin Trv it’ for It coils bnt 25 cents. Be snre to ask for 1 1 •llale’s Arnica Ointment, For sale by all druggists, or send your addross and .15 cents to O. P. SEYMOUR Si CO., Boston, Mas* and receive a box by return mail. feb20d2in s n SPECIAL NOTICES. EASY to user His only to be applied to tbe Hair or Whiskers and the work is done. Natnal aid Dnrablr. For sale by Druggists and _ Dealers. NEWHALL’S »«•« Chaapeat! AOIC Purely vegetable; will restore __ Grey Hair to its natural color; it XI A. X XX will make the hair soft and glossy; it will not stain the skin "Rnn+/vwr»4-{TT/\orttie finest linen; it is the best xt0oLOrcitiV0 and cheapest Hair Dressing. 75 ctn. large bottle. For sale by all N®. 1. Druggists and Dealers. W. F. PHILLIPS & CO., Wholesale Agents, 148 Fore St., Portland. Principal Depot ana manuthetory, 47 Hanover Street, Boston. Mass. febl5sNW«.VB3m Long Sought For ! Come at Last! Mains’ Elder Berry Wine. We take pleasure in announcing that the above named article may be tt.und lor sale by all City Druggists and first class Country Grocers. As a Medicine Mains’ Wine is invaluable, being among the best, if not the best, remedy for colds and pulmonary complaints, as well as one of the moet agreeable Leverages. Manufactured from tbe pure iuiceot the berfy, 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 addeth strength,” ’Tis a balm for the sick, a joy ibr the well— Druggists and Grocers buy and sell MAINS’ ELDERBERRY W1NR nev 27 s N d&wtf Some Folks Can’t Sleep Nights —We are now preiuied to supply Hospitals, Physicians, the trade and the great public generally, with the stand ard uud invaluable remedy, Dodd’s Nervine, which article surpasses all knowu preparations lor the cure ot nil forms of Nervousness. It is rapidly superceding every preparation of opium—the well-known result oi which is to produce costiveness and othor serious difficulties; it allay s irritation, restlessness and spasms, and induces regular action ot the bowel and secre tive organs. No preparation tor Nervous Diseases ever sold so readily, or met with such universal approval. For Sleeplessness, Loss of Energy, Peculiar Female Weaknesses and Irregularities, and all the roarftil mental and bodily symptoms tliat follow in the train ot nervous diseases, Dodd’s Nervine is the best reme dy khown to science. Sold by all druggists. Price $1. Geo. C. Goodwin & Co., augllsntyd&w n Wholesale Agents, Boston. REMOVAL. DBS. CHADWICK & FOGG have removed to 301 1-9 CONGREBM 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. Dn. Chadwick’s residence 108 Cumberland street. Dk. Fogg’s residence J8 High street. g#^Free Clinical consultations will be held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 4 to 6 P. M., for the poor. janJSs.vdU WISTAR’S BALSAM -—OF— WILD C H E R B F / HAS BERN USED NEARLY HAll A CENTURY, With the moat aatoniahing auceeaa in curing C*ulii, Colds, Hosrw.f, More Throat, Influi nzn, Whooping Caagh, Cronp. lifer Complaint., Bronchitis, Uiflleuliy of Breathing, Asthma aad r.ery ■flection of THE THROAT, IVNfifl AND CHEST, INCLUDING EVEN 80NSUMP1I0K. The unequalled success that lias attended the appll cation of i his m«d clue in all cases of Pulmonary Complaints, has induced many Physicians of high standing to employ it in their practice, some ot whom advise ns of the fact under their own signatures. We have space only for the names oi a few of these :— E. Boydkn, M. D., Exeter, Me. Alexander Hatch, M. I>., China, Me. R. Fellows, M. I)., Hill, N. II. W. H. Webb, M. D., Cape Vinaeut, N. Y. W. B. Lynch, M. D., Auburn, N. Y. Abraham Skillman, M. D., Bound brook, N. J. H. D. Martin, M. D., Mansfield, Pa. The proprietors have letters from alt classes of our fellow citizens, from the halls ot Congress to the humblest cottage, and even beyond the seas; tor the fame and virtues oi Wislsr’s BuInuim have ex tended to the “ uttermost bounds of the earth,” without any attempt on our i»art to introduce it be yond the limits oi our own country* Prepared by SETH W. FOWLK & SON, 18 Tre mont Street, Boston, and so.d by all Di uggists and Dealers generally, Oil AC E>H CELEBRATED HALVE! Cures in a very short time OLD SORES, BURNS, SCALDS, CUTS,WOUNDS, BRUISES, SPRAINS,CHAPPED HANDS CHILBLAINS, Ac., Ac 0»ee*u Cebknlei Halve! Is prompt in action, soothes the pain, takes out the soreness, ;uiu reduces the most angry looking swell ings and intlammatious, as if by magic; thus aflord iug relief and a complete cure. Only 25 cents a bux; sent by mail lor 35 cents. SETH W. EOWLE A SON, 18 Trcuiont St, Boston, Proprietors. Sold by Druggists and dealers gener ally. Feblll. '66—ssendr.T.SAwcow MARRIED. In Brooklyn, N. Y., Feb. 27, by Kev. Dr. J. D. Wills, assisted by Rev. A. J. Pomeroy, O. M. Rruiii erd, of Portland, Me., and Isabella J. Munson, ol BrookKu. In Augusta, Feb. 20, D. K. Jewell and MLss Hattie Norcross. In Sidney, Fob. 12, Sumner Ward and Etta Craig, lutb of Angusta. In Brunswick, Feb. 17, William B. Curtis, of Gar diner. and Ellzalieth C. Want, of Fieepurt. Ill Auburn Feb. 2, Charles O. Ilolt and Rosa 1>. Lovejoy, both of Waterford. In Auburn. Feb. 1>J, David K. Jackson and Nellie J. Phil brick, both of liewiston. DIED. In this city, March 1, Mr. Thomas Morey, aged 79 years. [Funeral this Saturday afternoon, at 3 o'clock, •rom the residence of his son-in-law, Wm. B. Sta plesj No. 7 Branihall street. Friends and relatives are invited to attend. In this city, Feb. 27, Mrs. Nargaret, wile of Jos. Longworth, aged 36 years 4 months. In Cornish, Feb. 27, Mr. Greenleat Smith, aged C7 years 7 months 3 days. [Portland Transcript please copy.} In Fast Limington, Feb. 28, George Howard, son ol H. c. Small, aged l year 2 months. In Chelsea, Feb. 24, Mrs. Albertina, wife ol Chas. I>ollover, of Searsport, aged 22 years. *[* Greene, Feb. 25, Mrs. Eunice, wife ol Lewis Gilbert. Esq., ag d 67 years. InSwanville, Feb. 21, Mr. Jacob Smart, aged 78 years. b 'll Islesboro, Feb. 3, Mrs. lihoda, wile oi William Grover, aged 78 years. In Searsuiout, Feb. 23, Mr. Edw|u K. Dee, aged 26 years 9 months. * EXPORTS. Per steamer St George, tor Glasg w—20,518 bushels oats in bulk, 5606 bags do, 7982 bags peas, t380 bags Ijailey, 45bbls ashes, 46 pkgs butter, 13 tcsbeelfl box bacon, 4 boxes sheep skins. DEPAHTIiHR OF OCEAN STEAMERS NAME FROM FOB DATE. Belgian..Portland .. .Liverpool... March 2 Columbia"" .... New York..Havana... March 2 United Kingdom. ..New York, .(llaagow . ..March 2 Allemannta.New York..Hamburg . .March 2 Pennsylvania... .New York. Liverpool...March 2 City ol New York-New York.. Liverpool- .March 2 ’i*va' '•.New Fork.. Liverpool... March 6 Peruvian...Portland ...Liverpool...March 9 Nova Scotian.Portland.. .Liverpool- .March 16 Asi*.Boston.Liv rpool- . March 18 Mininiurr Alnaur.March 2. snn rives. 6.?5 Sun set.^.6.51 I J*®»“ "*»«*.4.0C AM I High water.g.iB AM MARINE JNTEWS PORT OF PORTLAND. Friday, March I. ARRIVED. Steamer Chesapeake, Johnson, New Vork. Barque J H Hea, (Brl Falker, Boston, to load for London. BiigAraoa M Roberts, Doak, from Matanzasot and tor Belfast, with molasses. Sch Gcorgie Deering, Willard, Philadelphia. Sch Brain hall, Hamilton, Boston. Sch Emma Oakes, Johnson, Boston. Sch Lacon, Bradford, Boston. Sch John Adams, Staphs, Boston. Sch Black Warrior. Leathers. Boston. Sch Modena,-, Rockport, Mass. Sch Hector, Prout. Gloucester. S Fair Dealer. Blodgett, Boston tor Castine. Sch Francos, llawes, Boston tor Bucksport. Sell Connecticut., Pendleton. Belfast for Baltimore Sch Little Sadie Jewett, Boothbay. Sch < inderilla, Pierce, Mouliegan. Signal for a barque. CLEARED. H^AAuLu810®"8®’ (Br|S,nith- Glasgow,Seot TSfSffii?" It*dPa"’'|Br) ,,avers»». St John Brig Harriet, Chalk* B Staples, Matan7a,-l*a»: Emery. SchXidy Woodbury. Smlfh, New York-J I Llbly Easurn pXetS '• S‘ WgH and Maclli" Elevcii-HUteenths ot tebr Burrow* C, ol Salem, -00 tons built in New Jersey in 1864, has been sola to Capt Win A WUson, ot Bueksjiort, at the rate of $9 00. DOMESTIC PORTS. SAN FRANCISCO—Ar 2t>th inst, ship Alice Ball, Ross, Hong Kong via Yokohama. GALVESTON—Cld 19th, brig Alexander Niehola, Ro ( brook, New York. NEW ORLEANS—Ar 21»t, ship Golconda, Davis, Liverpool. Bel w22d, ship Nevada, Jewett, troni Boston. MOBILE—Ar 21st, sch Charles McCarthy, God frey, Philadelphia. SAVANNAH—Ar 24th, sch J F Farland, Averv New York. CHARLESTON-Ar 23d inst, schs Carrie M Rich Amesbury; Marian Gage, Sin pard, and E N P«rrv’ v,ola’ Ar 2lih. soil El i, Sprague, Matan/a. WIRMINOTOtf, Ni ’— Ar 2tth, brig Marumnill, Magune. Rockport, Me. via Charleston; schcSX sh«*t, lb mpson, Baltimore. h lrl“. Green, Portland. JEWS*? l> M' Gariby.stop. ALEXANDRIA—Sid 26(b, sch Rebecca C Lane. Lane, Providence. HAMPTON ROADS—Ar 26tli. sch Willie Martin, ^’rK^port, v*e» lor Newbcrn. BALTIMORE—Ar25th, seb Wm H Mailer, Hatch, Portland. Cld 26th, sob Tilt, Prescott. Portland. Cld 27th. barque Jennie Prince, Prince, for a Paci fic port, with coal. Below 27th, barque Wentworth, from Providence. Cld 27th. sch E C Knight, Fuller, Portsmouth. Sid 22d, ship B S Kimbill; barque Ada Carter* brigs Myronus, Concord, and Chattanooga. * PHILADELPHIA—Ar 26tli, sch Camilla, Hurl but.. Portland. Cld 26th, sch A C Austin, Willard, Charleston Cld 27th, brig Robin, Killman, Cardenas. NKlfc YoIU£-Ai'2Tt‘), -hip DkvM Orookvtt, Bdr Kcm, Phiiailvlpblu. tb loa.1 tor San flrttCiMb; haraux Harreti Home, lierry, Havre; briye Clara P Gibbx, Uardiaer. Caelellmare; Ponvert, Allen, Kuevhax; xtlmQcurgf, M l'arlri<lft, Dorr, Savannah; Senator Grimes. A«hft>rri, Klizabelhpnrt lor Portland and f?ili,ort’ Dr»y, Hamlin, Providence. <1.1 Wth, xhtp Euterpe, Ixva h, Havre: barques G ii Ilerrinian, Marseilles via Philadelphia; R^L..orvton- 1Sutl<“', Axpinwall; Annie M Goodwin, w.Urk'“’: brigs Manlius, Moulton, Vera Mik BlUiow^M1^!"' Cardenas; Aquid vhle: slqfnM’.^i .bllej h ores! state, Shuts, Jaekson* Polai.1 savainl a’ 8tt'™*.F»™; Carrie Ueyer. N^artMrd,1^eSl^!ke- CarTer> ShioWf>i ^ ElTzahe'th{^rtNCK“Al *“*' 8Ch 8 Fi»b. NEW PORT—In port 28th, sebs July 4th Shaw Providence lor New York; Mary Elizabeth!Hatch’ Fall River lor Sands Point; Planet, Dennolt, Kock lant! ti»r New York; Mt Hope, Evans, Providence tor Madison. Artttb. Hebe Julia R damage, Wood, ami Marv Susan, Snow, R ok land lor Now York: Arctic, Hea ly. Boothbay lor do; Alvarado. Whitmore, Ellsworth lor do; C Fanfauzzi, Wrooster, Eastport for Philadel phia; H Prescott, Freeman, Portland for Norfolk; E K Dresser, Bcrnaid, da I or Tangier; Annie Fret* norm, Reed, do (or Phila<lelpliia; Messenger, Utdden, ltockltnd for Netv York; Mary LouDa, Robinson, do lor Piovidemc HOLMES’ HOLE—Ar 27th, brigs Almon Rowell. Fanning, New York lor Boston ; J W Woodruff, Raynes, irom Port Johnson for do; schs While Sea, Blatchfjud, mid Sarah, Whalen, New Yor* lor do; Ocean Star, Kennedy, Rockland tor do. Ar 2Hth, brig Ellen Bernard, Buigeas, trom Wood’s Hole for Savannaii: sobs E A Conklin, Daniels, from E11zat>ethi»ort tor Portland; R C Thomas, ( rocket!, Bo ton for Richmond; Justina, Gregory. and Mag gie Bell, HMI, Rockland roi New York. ^ Sid, schs ocaan Star, Justina, and Maggie Bell. In port, brigs Ellen Bernard. Almon Rowell, j W W oodruff; sebs White Sea, E A Conkling, Sarah, R j C Thomas. BOSTON—Ar 28tli inst, sch Pilot, Thompson. from Rockland. 1 Below, brigs Anna D Torrey, trom Charleston: C Matthews, from-. i J^lu.^“»,b:uqUi. R « Walker, Latliam.Charleaton; brig Alice Starreit, Hooper. Havana. Ar lKlnat,barque Kadosh, Hussey, San Francisco, wi,e» H” Lav*uia Hilary, died Jan lOtL.ageil fc years); brigs Waltham. Matthews, Oal D lo"e>* Haskell, Charleston: ,1 W Pa.,nl .''N ^yvt',L p»r> Ji'tt rituu; Almou Rowell, lS?• JSS* Xj*5: ’>'•>» i media, Davis, Wilmiug , . CTata Bell, Amesbury, do; Addle Walton. Kiel), do, Ames, KlauJ. ru, and Ada Ames, lor kennehunk, Convoy, french, and While Sea. BlatclUord, New York; Cabot, Bacon do ^ Below, ship St Albans, troin Calcu'ta ’ Cld 1st, ship C C Horton, Kelley, Ca.ilx via Savau nah; barque Alice Tarllon, Conner, Surinam ■ He mine, Nickerson, Mntanzas; brig Corrientees, L .rd Kingston. Ja; sell YVestover, Cousins, Portland to load lor Cuba MACHlASPORT—Sid 25th, sobs Kalmar, Lam bert, and M S Hathaway, Cole, Porto Rico. In port 25th, sch Sinaloa, Steel, lor Porto Rico. FOREIGN PORTS. Ar at Shanghai Dec 26, ship Horatio, Palmer, from New York. At Bombay 12th ult, ships Arabia, Hinckley; Jen nie Eastman, Starkey; Wizard King, Woodworth, and YVui tcmburg, Chase, uno. At Messina 2d Inst, barques Jehu, Smith, for Bos ton. Ulg; Young Turk, Small, do. At Bordeaux 7ibinst. ships Narragansett, Ham - lln, fur New Orleans 28th; Ceres. Humphrey, lor New York March ZC, ldg. Sid nu Rio Jauelro llnh lilt, ships Persia, Doane, Callao; 22.1, Ooeau Traveller, MoCglmot, do. AtNnevMwflth Inst, brig H Houston. French, tor New York soon. Ar at St John, NB, 25tb, ship Regent, KIHot, from Mobile. SPOK.BN Peb 25, Capo Cod W 30 miles, barque Triumph, from Portland lor Mataazas. No dute, lat 25 S.lon 21 W, ship Cosmopolite,Waite 68 days from Callao lor Cowes. JANUARY 26, 1867. SPECIAL CLOSING SALE -OF WHITE GOODS! Laces & Embroideries! At One Price. E. T. ELDEN CO. Jan 28—dtf 200 Doz. Linen II kill's. This Day Deceived ! —4KB SELUNG AT LOW PRICES -AT— E. T. ELDEN &. CO’S. Jan 28—dtf Housekeeping Goods OP EVERY DESCRIPTION, AT ONE PRICE. E. T. ELDEN & CO. Jan 28—iltf BLEACHED d BROWN SHEETINGS, BLANKETS & QUILTS, Much Under Price, — At E. T. ELDEN A CO’S. Jan 28—dtf E. T. ELDEN & COT WILL OPEN THIS BAY Five Cases of Linen Goods CONSISTING OP Bleached, Half Bleached, And Brown DAMASKS! Bleached & Brown Table Covers, Napkins, Doylies, Towels, Fronting Linens, Linen Sheetiugs, Ac, At One Price, & Free St. Jan 28—dll Grower A Baker, Sewinjf Maoliines, AT MANUFACTURERS PRICES, Every Machine Warranted! Machine Milka, Thread aad Twin, a fall Aaaaruaeat, E. T. ELDEN d CO. NO. S FRRE 8TRRRT. Jan 28 <t*f Notice. PERSONS clearing the ruins or digging rollers will iind a good place to deposit tneir rubbish on Franklin Wliarl. __sept 10 <M S. ROUNDS, Wharfinger 1867 ! ISPRING STYLES HATS AM) CAPS ! .TTTHT 11ECEIVED —AT— SHAW BROTHERS, Opposite Preble House. Portland, March 1, 1M7.__ _d2w To Capitalists. THE advertiser would like to confer with any pai - tv who would build a Hotel iu this City the coin ing season. A responsible man is ready to lease tor a term ox years, a good modern style house.—if It could be built the present .year, nt a reasonable per ceiitaare on the cost. Address “ L. H. F,” marl djw_ Post Mffloc. A Pump that cannot freeze or dry up A Safeguard Against Fire. I. J». IVEVEN’S Patent Donble-Arlini FORCE PUMP, For Hoases or Gardens, Railroad Stations. Factories Distilleries, Cisterns an d Wells. jL Suction and JFovcc JPutnj) For Kitchens, BnUi-Rooros, and (harden Engines. Pumpsome of the advantages of this '4**® yvbo.t ia xuade of wood, and cannot rust or harden the water. The valVes arc always pliable and ready tur use. The a. tiou ol the Pump gives enough agitation to produce wholesome circulation, aiui Keep the wale 1 pore. On ((-using to work, the water returns to the Kiirf.iec in the well, thus pre vonling it from froearii-g, or becoming warm or stale. "J/1® ■* uinp is 3 inch chamber, and 5 inch stroke, and will throw water through a 3-Hih inch nozzle, IVom70 to HO feet, and can be forced by one operator to 100 gallons |M>r minute. The Neven's Patent Pump needs no direction as jnv one can s«*t them, amt repair them if necessary. What we claim tor Ncveo’s I Vmble-Act ing Pump is Its Simplicity aud I'tilit^Kud beiug the cheai»e*t and most durable Puiup ever produced. COX * POIVEII9, PaleatAgeais, 3fit$ Co ogress St, Portland, Me. WCounty and Town Rights for Sale. fe22eod2w KLH AIHth tiNtJltM !>• NEW STYLE SEWED SKIRTS MADE TO ORDER — AT— HO ns DO \ S HOOP SKIRT MANUFACTORY, (i CLAPP’S BLOCK, CoiigfrcKM Street. LADIES, IF YOU WANT THE Best and Cheapest Skirt EVER MADE CALL AND LEAVE VOLK OBDKK FOB ONE OF OEM New Style Sewed Skirts MADE BY UK V»n the BKNT NTOCk ia the Market, uud every Wire Mewed la the Tape HI HAND. English Corsets 90 cts.! German Corsets $ 1.00! French Corsets 175! ALL WARRANTED ! A New Lot of Paris Kid Gloves Jail Received Direel! THE BEST IN THE MARKET I A new Lot Heal anil Imitation CLUNY AND THREAD LACE COLLAES ! Open Thin Day—Al Price* ! iy REMEMBER THE PLACE, J. Y. HODS DON, (HiceeiMr to A. P. RAND,) NO. 6 CLAPP’S BLOCK, CONGRESS STREET. Hoop Skirts Made to Order. mch2 dtf A Good Opportunity IS now offered to those wishing to make purchases iu Watched, Clocks and Jewelry. Purchasers would do well to call oil W. F. TODD, d.'l Free, Opposite the Head of Cotton 9tre«r, As ho will aell out Ids Stock of Goods Without Regard to Cost! Preparatory to moving into liis new store on Ex change street. W Go and price hte Goods and see for yourself. Mar 2— eodtiw House for Sale. ON NEAL STREET, Upper Hall of the Brick Front House, containing in all l*J Rooms—ce mented Cellar, hard and soli water—a good stable, and yard room. Very convenient and desirable. Possession given sometime in March. Terms easy. Apply on the premises, or to WM.H JERRIS, mar 2 dtf Real Estate Agent. Packet for Ellsworth. . A Sehr. Frank Pierce. CapL Grant, will resume her tripe to Ellsworth, comment - jjpp. ingto receive freight, Tuesday, March 5th, to sail Friday bth iust., from Long Wharf. March 2d, 1867.-dlw* To Let. THE Chamber (2d story) over E. T. Elden & Co’s, Free Street Block, suitable tor Jobbing or Wholesale Business. Inquiie of T. J. LITTLE, 79 Commercial streo*. OF“Kev can be found at E. T. Eldeu & Co’s Mar 2—dtf Lost! A bundle of small Keys, (5 or ft) ou a steel ring. The tindet will be suitably rewarded bv leaving them at tho Store ol Norton *Sfc Morgan, Spring St., near Winter St., or with 1>. W. True & Co., 141 Commercial St. March I, 18t»7. raar2d3t* • For Sale Cheap. ONE of tho Houses in the Brick block on Deer Street. These houses are built in the most thorough manner, ten finished rooms in each, good cellar, water of both kinds, good store room, and plenty of closet room. Enquire of E. WALSH, on the premises. mch2d2w Camphor Ice. OF tho same unrivalled quality in amt the tu red by us for the last teu years, we are now prepared la furnish consumers and the trade, in any quantity. J. li. LUNT «& CO., mch2d3t 34ft Congress St.£ BUCK CKOOK. THIS famous Puzzle will be sent to any address tor ttlteen cents and red sump by addreeoing Box 1210, Boston, Mass. mclt2dlw* Wanted. A GOOD Kent for a family consisting of a gentle man and wife. Address Box 1573, Portland Post Office. mch2dlw* Blindness, Deafness, -and Catarrh S During dr. cari'ekteb’n late visit to Portland which closed Feb. 1st, so great* number of persons deferred consulting him until the latter part oi his stay, that many were unable to »lo so, his time being tally occupied. To aceonimo«iate those and others desirous of consulting him he Will Return to Portland March 1st, emm he co»ali«4 ui the |I, H. Ilstel nmil April Hi, npoit all diseases of the Eye, Ear, Thi*oat — AND — CwlTwMRHH, As usual. And he would advise those intending to avail themselves of his services to call early as eon* venieut. Dr. C. ean refer to many patients in Portland and vicinity, who have been cured or benehtltsl under his treatment, who do not wish their names made public, but are williug to converse with those interested. MT''Consultat ion at. office Fuka. but letters must contain one dollar to ensure an answer. Office hours, Sunday excepted, 9 to 12, 2 to 5, and tfl to 7f o'clock. 1 Dr. C. is now at Bkldethrd, where he can be con sulted unit March 1st. 18ft7. feb*23d.x wtt MON E Y . Worn and Torn Current) v and Greenbacks Bought at the Horae It. R. Office, by Ja'.'ihltl SI, G. ■*Al..tlKK. Portland Observatory. THE annual autwcripllon lor slgnalixing vi'Koel* at the Portland l ibecivatnry having expired, nier clahiita, ship owners anil otheia inteveated will )■» called on during tlio present month to renew their ';«nt*Marcl. I, ,W. EK°"H Ml^V French Language and Literature TAUGHT BY PROF. LEON DE MONTIER, ijlROM France; graduated in the Academic de Pur i*» Universitie do France. Late Prolessor in the french Language and Literature in the McGill Uni versity and High School of Montreal. Canada Laai Prol. LEON do MONTIER begs leave to any that lie is prepared to give Lessons in the above impor tant brancehoi modern education, both iu Schools and private ftunilies. Classes may also lie formed bv gt ntlemou and ladies desirous of acquiring a thor ough knowledge and the tHient speaking of th« French Language. • Prol. L. de M.’a method of teaching French will smooth m a great part the difficulties, of heginnera, whilst to more advaueed pupil* he will impuiis pm llcleuey oi speaking, together with the pure Parfian accent, so deservedly esteems,I by all well educated people. Nothing shall be warning on the part of Prol. L. de M. to enable his pupils to make the most rapid pro gress, amt by his exertious to speak the French lan guage In the shortest time. Applications a> to the terms may lie made by letter or otherwise, at 52 Free St, nr at Messrs Hailey & Noyes Hook store. Exchange st. 3 References are kindly permitted by tlie followim? In PouTLAND.-Rev, Dr. Dalton, corner South ami Spring Streets; Rev. E. Holies; Dr. FiV^h «7 s‘ to Street: Dr Chadwick 295 Congress Street •’ Dr 1 ml wig ; d O. Files Esq. Princi^t pJ?Uaid Acidt my. January 10. dtf !¥ew Crop Molasses. 4 2D HIIDS. I VERY SUPERIOR MUSOO 41 TCS. 1 VAIW) MOLASSES, i»r Brig “Minnie Miller,** from Mataiiza*, now landing and lor sale by thane, Cram * Startevant, Feh23—iadtf Widgery’a Whnrt. Portland M. Fire Insurance COMPANY’S OFFICE is removed to Bookstore of S. U. Colesworthy, No. »2 Exchange Street. feb27dlw