Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, March 22, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated March 22, 1873 Page 1
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__ PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ^BMSHEUJUNE 23. 1862. TOl·. 12. PORTLAND, SATURDAY MORNING, «.pm »■> ,B,, B *** iy7d· TERMS $8.00 PER ANNUM IN ADTANCE. THF PORTLAND DAILY PBE8S Published every day (Sundays excepted) by the PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO., At 109 Exchange St, Portland. Teems: Eiglit Dollars a Year in advance. THE MAINE~8TATE PRESS is p'iblished every Thursday Morntnq at $2 50 a year, if paid in advance, at $2 00 a year. Rvtes of Advertising : One inch of space, in eng h of column, constitutes a "square." $ 50 per square daily first week ; 75 cents per w ek after; three insertions, or less, $1 00; contlnu ng every otber day after first week, 50 cents. Half equare, three insertions or less, 75 cents; one weok. $1 00 ; 50 cents per week after. Special Notices, one third additwnai. ΛΓΛ Under head of "Amusmembuts, »2 00 per square per week; three insertions or lees il 50. „ Vlvertisemente inserted iu the Mainb State Press" (which ha» a large circulation in every part of the State) for ?1 00 per wjuare iorfirst insertion, an J B0 cents per square for each subsequent lneer "Xiilress all communications to POHTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESS CARDS. T. W. EMERSON, Plain and Decorative Paper Hanger. Orders left at Loring, Short & Harmon's receive immediate attention. Residence, No. 3, Anderson St. marl5 *dlm JAMES T. McCOBB, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, No. 95 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, MAINE. anarl2 eod3m SCRIBNER & JORDAN, Attornevs and. Solicitors OF — American and Foreign Patents, «I. E. COFPIN, Consulting Engineer. 74 miiddle cor. Exchange 8ti., Portland, Me. Examinations made by our agent in Washington when desired. Consultation free. Letters of inquiry cheerfully and promptly auswered- All business in respect to an application for Patent can be transact ed by mail. jy2 Τ Τ & S tf J. H. HOOFER, U F υ Ο LSTERER Nos. 31 and 33 Free St., M AN OF ACT UREE OF Parlor Suits, Lounges. Spring Beds, Mattresses, ncDuongh Patent Bed Lou{n, En ameled Chair·, Ac. ϊίΓ~Λ11 kinds of repairing neatly done. Furniture boxed and matted. oet5-'69TT&Stl WM. 1. SOUTHARD, No. S Pemberton square Bouton, Will Buy and Sell oa COMMISSION REAL· ESTATE, LAND, STOCKS, & — ALSO — Negotiate Ijoan· on Mortgage· and other Securities. REFERENCES: Faneuil Hall Nat. Bank. Hon. John P. Healey. Messrs. Thos. Dana & Co. Hon. Isaac >. Morse. " Harvey Scudder & Co. Hon. J. S. Abbott. 11 Kemble & Hastings. Gen. J. S. Whitney. " Utle> & Boynton. Joseph Dix, Esq. " .I«»hnP. Squires & Co. R. A. Ballou, Esq. Sam'l B. Krogman, Esq. F. W. Pelton, Esq. feb8 eod&wtf JOST & KEILERf FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., up stairs. FOBTUND. WE. Orders may be left at F. F. Hale's picture gallery ana O. M & F. P. Brooks', No. 333 Congress St. KP*Ail Orders promptly alt nded to. Jan25 tf_ L. B. DENNETT, Counsellor at Law, NO. 1 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. IMS. janlO tf_ F. & C. B. NASH, NO. ITS AND 174 FORE STREET, PORTLAND, MAINE, Having been appointed Agents for one of the argest Lead Manufactories in New England are o* prepared to offer Sheet Lead and Lead Pipe, to the trade at Boston prices. de28tf HENRY F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exehange St., Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and Attorney in all the courts in the District of olumbia, will attend to the prosecution of . laims before the Court of Claims and the various departments at Washington. octll-ti ROSS & STURDIVANT, WHOLESALE COAL DEALERS 170 Commercial St., Portland. Sole agents in Maine for the sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Messrs. Ham· luett Neill & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also for sale at lowest market price, Wilkesbarre, Scranton, Lackawanna, and Pittston Coals, shipped from the vicinity of New York. Ves sels procured for the tranportation of coals from port of shipment . any point desired. tfapr27 PORTRAIT PAINTER. J. G. CLOIJDJHAIli, 148 EXCHANGE ST. jau22tf J. II. LAMSOK, PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 132 Middle Street. PORTLAND, ME. Copying and enlarging done 10 order. λιι wic ucn pi^ioD, uuuius, ncmunujiB, mouamuu. he Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retouched card, by which new process we get rid of freckles mo'cs,wrinkles and all Imperfections of the skin. Call and judge for yourselves. ^motto-Good work at Moderate Priera. Aim to Pleaoc. may 20 J. If. FOGG, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-2 EXCHANGE ST., (Corner of Exchange and Federal Sts.,) feb27 PORTLAND, ME. tf J. ENGER, PIANO-FORTE TUNER A2TD REPAIRER. Orders in the city or country will receive prompt atten ion. Address at U. S. Hotel, or 31 Temple St. feb!3 eod3iu J ARIES O'DOWFI.i, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, ha* removed to NO. 84 1-9 MIDDLE STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, 3VXAINK. Commissioner of deeds for the several State:?. feblO tf WiULIAn HEKBx CLIFFORD, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Canses, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND. Attends to all kinds of Patent business. marlO d3m STROIII Λ HOLMES, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, CANAL BANK BUILDING, • PORTLAND, ME. Α. A. 8TBOUT. GEO. F. HOLMES. teb3 d3m BEN J. KINGSBURY, JR., Attorney at Law, SO. 83 MIDDLE STREET, PORTLAND, ME, mam (Oppo.lteC.mal Bank.) ^ «· W. HTOCKJ1AN. M. », Physician and Surgeon, J?®?. ponereee St., Portland. 0P»e*».Uuip„k. marlMtf TO LEI. For Sale. lng tradc' ^^-%re.™»cEw mar20 I To I<et. Two varv pleasant and desirablo front rooms on Con^S st between High and Green Ste. Terms reasonable. Apply at li>8 Fore Street. marl2 tf Board. A FEW GENTLEMEN can be accommodated at at 16 Myrtle street, corner ot Cumberland. Also table boarders. teb25*lm To Let. TWO connected furnished rooms with board at 11! Cumberland cor. of Franklin Sts. feb21 tf Quiet Board, A GENTLEMAN and Lady wishing a quiet hom( can find pleasant rooms with board at No. 4 Cotton street, second door from Free street. One oi two single gentlemen can be aceommodated also. jam A Few Good Bents F applied for at once. MATTOCKS & FOX, novSdtf 88 Middle street. STORE TO LET~ A large brick store In the Racklefl Block, corner of Middle and Ce arch streets—b^ement and first floor, elegantli finished and adapted to Jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. AddIv to ALLEN HATNES· PP * septlldtf To the Honorable Charles W. Walton, one of the Jnstiera of the Supreme Ju dicial Conrt oi the State of Maine ΓΙ1ΗΕ nndereigned, Nathan Webb, Attorney ot the X United States of America lor the District of MaiBe, a duly authorized agent of said United States for this purpose, respectfully represents that the United States aforesaid are desirous of purchasing for the erection of a fort and battery a certain tract of land situated In the town of Cape Elizabeth, in the County of Cumberland, within tne limits of the Siate of Maine, particularly bounded and described as follows Beginning at a copper bolt in a rock on the southerly side of tne road leading from the coun ty road to he Portland Head Light House, said cop riei bolt being about eleven hundred feet distant from the county roan known as the shore, thence southerly at light angles with said Light House road seven hunai ed and nineteen feet more or less to a copper bolt set in the line ox a stone wall, which wall is the southerly boundary of land now or for merly of Benjamin B. Dyer; thence easterly by said stone wall about four hundred and twenty-eight feet to the sea shore; thence northeasterly by the sea fchore to the point where the southerly side line of the road from county road to the Light House pro longed would strike the sea shore at low water line; thence westerly on such prolongat ion of the souther ly side line of the road to the Light House to the first bounds; said described parcel oi land containing about nine acres. That the sole owner of said de scribed tract of land is supposed to be one Benjamin B. Dyer, of Cape Elizabeth aforesaid, and capable of conveying the s.ime to said United States. That the said Benjamin B. Dyer, owner as aforesaid of said tract of land, from disagreement in regard to the price of the same, or from some other cause to this applicant and to the said United States unknown, hath refused and still refuses to convey said tract or and to said Uni ed States; \vherefore, this applicant, in behalf ot said United States. respectfully pravs your Honor to order notice of this application, conformable with the provisions of the 4'Act of the Legislature of the State ot Maine entitled "An act for the relinquishment to the United States in certain cases of title to lands for sites of tight stations on the coast and waters of the State," approved Febiuary 18,1871, as amended by an act en titled "An Act. to ameud Chapter six hundred and forty-nine ot the private laws of one thousand eight hun ired and seventy-one, relating to light houses," approved February 20,1872, to be published in some namanenM· <n Pnrtlan/l noonnnt ni»»" "*■ of land lies, once in each week for the space of four months, which notice shall contain an accurate de scri tion of said tract of land, together with the name of the supposed owner, and suall require all persons interested in said lande to come foiward on a day to be specified in said notice and tile their objec tions, if any they should have, to the proposed pur cb» ft. And this applicant, in behalf of said United States, further prays, that on the return day spécifie'1 in said notice r jury may be empannelledin tne manner now provid< α by law to assess the val e of said tract of land at its fair market value, and all damages sus tainod by the owner of the lands so appropriated by reason of such appro riatiou, and that such other and further proceedings may be had in pursuance of the aforesaid acts of the Legislature of the State of Maine as may be requisite to convey to said United States of America a good and absolute title to the abeve described tract of land against all peisons whatsoever ; and so will ever pray. Dated at Portland, in the County of Cumberland, the twenty-ninth day of October. A. D. 1872. NATHAN WKBB, Attorney of the United States for the District of Maine. STATE OF MAINE. Cumberland, ss. Upon the tore^omg application by Nathan Webb Attorney of the United States of America, it having been satisfactorily made to appear to me that the said applicant is a duly authorized agent of said United States to ma' e the same, and tliat the mat ters of fact therein set forth are true, and that it con tains an accurate description of the lands proposed to be purchased by the United States for the erection of a fort and battery, together with the names of all known or supposed ow ere of said lauds, it is Ordered, That notice of said application be given to allper-ons interested in the lands thereiu de scribed, and especially to Benjamin B. Dyer therein named as supposed owner, requiring them to come forward in the Supreme Judicial Court in Portland in the County of Cumberland, on Tuesday,the eighth day of April, A. D. 1873, being the second Tuesday of April next, at 11 o'clock in the forenoon, and file their objections, if any they have, to th -proposed pnr chase by the said United States of said lescr bed lands by publication of a true and atte£<ed copy of the same application and of this order thereon, once in each week for the space of four months in tne Port land Daily Press, a newspaper published in Portland nearest to where said land lies, the last publication to be at least one week fce<bre said eighth date of April. Dated at Portland in the County of Cumber/and the thirtieth day of October, A. D. 1872. C. W. WALTON, Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Maine A true copy of application and order of Court thereon. Attest: D. W. FESSENDEN, Clerk. To the Honorable Charles W. Walton one of the iaiticei of the Supreme Ju dicial Conrt of the State of Maine. The undersigned, Nathan Webb Attorney of the United States of America, for the District of Maine, a duiy authorized agent of said United States for this Surpose, respectfully represents that the United tates aforesaid are desirous of purchasing for the erection of a fort and battery, a certain tract of land situated in the town of Cape Elizabeth, in the Coun ot Cumberland, within the limits of the State of aine, particularly bounded and described as fol lows Beginningat the sea shore at the Northeasterly corner cf a lo*. of laud recently conveyed to the Unit ed States by Asa T. Webster, and th'e Southeasterly corner of the parcel of land described in and conveyed Dy a deed from Asa T. Webster to George C. Thomp son, dated March 23d, 1849 and recorded in Cumber land Registry of Deeds, Book 216, Page 465, thence by the division line between said two pieces of land Westerly fifty-two rods and five links: tlience,still fol lowing said division line, North Westerly with an in cluded angle of one hundred and eighteen degrees and thirt> minutes ten rods to a copper bolt set in the ledge; thence. North Easterly with an included angle of one hundred and thirty-eight degrees four hundred and forty-eight feet more or less to a cop per bolt set in a rock : thence North Easterly with an included angle of one hundred and twenty-six degrees, three hundred and thirty feet more oi less to low water mark ; thenee by low water mark following the shore to the first bounds : said described parcel of land containing about thirteen acres. That the sole owner of said described tract of land is supposed to be one George C. Thompson, a resident of said Cape Elizabeth and capable ot con veying tne same to tne saw Lnitect btates. That the said George C, Thompson, owner as afore said of said tract of land, from disagreement in re gard to the price of the same, or from some other cause to this applicant and to · he said United States unknown, hath refused and still refuses to convey said tract of land to sai I United States. Wherefore this applicant in behalf ot said United States, respectfully prays your Honor to order notice of this application conformable with the previsions of the Act or the Legislature of the State of Maine, en titled "An Act for the relinquishment to the United States in certain cases of title to lands for sites ot light stations on the coast and waters of the State," approved February 18,1871, as amended by an act entitled "An Act to amend Chapter six hundred and forty-nine of the private laws of one thousand eight hundred and seventy-one, relating to light houses," approved February 20,1872, to be pubHsned in some newspaper in Portland, nearest to where said tract of and lies, once in each week for the space of four months, which notice shall contain an accurate de scription ot said tract of land, together with the namu of tne supposed owner, and shall require all persons interested in »aid lands to come forward on a day to be specified in said notice and fiU their objections, if any they »hould have, to ihe proposed purchase. And this applicant, in behalf of said United States, further pray?, that on the return day specified in said notice, a ju'y may be empannelled in the manner now provid *t by law, to assess the value of said tract of land at if s fair market value, and all damages sus tained by the owner of the lands so appropriated by reason or such appropriation ; and that such other an I further proceedings* may be had in pursuance of the aioresald acts of the Legislature of the Srateof Main . as may be requisite to convey to said United State of Ame rLa, a good and absolute title to the above « escribed tract of land against all persons whatsoever: and so will ever prav. Dated at Portland, in the County of Cumberland, the tw2nty-ninth dav of October, A. D. 1872. NATHAN WEBB, Attorney of the United States for the District of Maine. STATE ΟΓ ΙΠΑΙΛΈ. Cumberland, es.: Upon the foregoing application by Nathan Webb, Attorney ritbg^Infod States of America, it having been Kacisfacumly made to appear t0 me, that the said applicant ls a duly authorized aeent of tlie said United States to make the same, and Aat the mat ters ef fact therein set forth are true, and that it con tains an accurate d :scripnon of the lands proposed to l>e purchased by the United States for the erection of a fort and battery, together with the names of all known or supposed owners of said lands, it is OrderΆ. that notice of said application be given to all persons interested in the lands theiein described and especially to George C. Thompson, therein named as supposed owner, requiting them to come forward in the Supreme Judicial Court, In Portland, in the County of Cumberland, on Tuesday, the eighth day of April, A. D. 1873, being the second Tuesday of April next, at eleven ο clock In the forenoon, and file their objections, if any they have, tc the proposed purchase by the «aid United States ot said described lande, by publication of a true and at tested copy of the same application and of ibis order tbereon, once in each week fer the space of four months in the Port land Daily Press, a newspaper published m Portland, nearest to where said land lies, the last publication to be at least one week before said eighth day of April next. Dated at Portland, in the County of Cumberland, the thirtieth day of October, A. D. 1872. c w WALTON, Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Maine. A true copy of application and order of Court thereon. Attest * D. W. FESSENDEN, Clerk. novB oawW4mt apS WOOD ! WOOD 'ARD and SOFT WOOD for sale at No. 13 Li» coin street. Also Dry Edging.. ^ HugJ H WANTS, LOST, FOUND. WAITED A Young Man 17 years of age, as Apprentice in Picture Frame Man· ufactory. FRED'K F. HALE. mar20 dtf A* Wanted. Ν American BOY, about 15 years old, who writes L a good band, and can bring the best of referenc es. Address in own hand-writing, mar20tf <·Ε. Κ." BOX 1739. Lost. A BRACELET marked V. F. W. on tlie inside. The Under will be suitably rewarded by leav ing it at the PRESS OFFICE. mch20d3t» Wanted. GOOD bus'neee men to take the Agency of the VICTOR 8BWINO MACHINE. The Victor is the most reliable, easiest to manage and will Éive the best satisfaction of am machine iu the mar et, and In consequence the easiesl machine to sell. To the right man an excellent opportunity is of fered. We want agents in every town iu New Eng land where there Is not one already. Those looking for a good paying business will do well to call in or address VICTOR SEWING MACHINE CO., 511 Tre mont St., Oda Fellows' Bnilding, Boston. mh!7dlw Wanted. AN APOTHECARY CLERK, one that has had two or three years experience. Address Apoth ecary, P. O. Box 1787 Portland. marl0*2w Lost. AT CITY HALL, on Friday evening, at the Blues'Masquerade, part of a new Waterproof Cloak, seams stayed with white tape. Another was left in place of the one taken, which the owner can have by calling at 143 Middle etreet with the one tak en through mistake. feb25 Cord Wood Choppers Wanted. GOOD CHANCE—SI PER CORD. CASH every Saturday. Good boarding places near and chance to camp ont. Fare paid on railroad. Also Teams wanted to haul out wood. * Refers to W. H. Turner, Supt. P. & K. R R., Port land. B. C. JORDAN, febl5dtf Bar Mill·. Wanted. A PLEASANT room on Spring St., or vicinity, furnished or unfurnished. Without board. JanlOlt Address BOX 1336. BUSINESS DIRECTORY. Agency for Sewing Machines. . W. β. OYER, l*o. ttTi Middle St. All kinds of machines for sale and to let· Repairing· Bakers. W. C. COBB, No·, as and :IO Pearl Street. On direct route between New Custom Honse and Po»t Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. IIOYT, FOGG & BREED,No.91 middle Street· Book Binders. n)l, A. QCIKCV, Room 11, Printer'· Exchange, No. Ill Exchange St. SMALL & SHACKFOHD, No. 35 Plum Street. WHITNEI & ME ANS, Pearl Street, op posite Park. Dentists. DR. W. K. JOHNSON, over II. II. Hay'·. ' Dye-House. F. STHONDS, India St. Velvet Cloak· dyed a ad finished. FOSTER'S Dye Houie, 24 Union Street.* Furniture-Wholesale and Retail. WAITER CORES & CO., Arcade, No. 18 Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 36 Ex change St. IfphoUlering of all kind* done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Hoods. BENJ. ADAMS, cor. Exchange and Fed· eral Street·. HOOPER Ac EATON, Old Poet Office, Exchange Street. L. F. HOYT, No. H Preble Street· Up holstering done to order. Furniture and Upholstering. DAVID W. DEANE, No. 89 Federal St. All kind. of CpboU cringand Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. 9 Clapp'· Block Congres. Street, oppoaite Old City Hall. Horse and Ox Shoeing Done in the beat poaaible manner by S. YOUNG & CO., No. lOO Fore St. t Jan 2173 Jewelry and Fine Watches. ARNER LOWELL, 301 Congress Street. Agents for Howard Watch Company. Manufacturers of Trunks, Valises and Carpet-Bags. J. R. DURAN & CO., 171 Middle and 116 Federal Streets. Masons and Builders. Ν. E. REDLON,333 1-2 Congress St· Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetiiigs. IiOTHROFjDG VENS & CO., 61 Exhange Sreet and 48 Market St. Photographers. A. 8. DAVIS & CO., No. SO Middle Street. J. H. L AMSON, 133 Middle St.,cor. Crou. Plumbers. JAMES flllLLER,^. 91 Federal Street. Erery description of Water Fixtures ar ranged and set np in the hest manner. Jobbing promptly ai r attended to· Plasterer, Stucco Worker, Ac. P. FEENV, Cr. Cumberland and Frank· lin Si». Real Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. 93 Exchange Street. GEO. R. DAVIS & Co.· No. SOI 1-9 Con gress Street. Silver Smith and Gold and Silver Plater. HI. PEARSON, No. 23 Temple St., near Congress. All kinds of Silver and Plated Ware Repaired. Silver and Plated Ware. ARIVER LOWELL, 301 Coagress Street. scnoois. ENOLKH and Ε BENCH 8CH00L,430 CoufrcM Street· Stair Builder. R. F. LIBBV.Lo. 952 Fore Street) cor. Croi«i St., in Dt leno's Hill. G. L. HOOPER Ac CO., Successor* to Littlefleid Se Wilson, Cor. York St. Ma ple Streets. Watches, Jewelry, &c. <1. W. & H. II. MCDUFFEE, Cer. Middle & Union Sts. Saw Gummer & Sharpener. A CHEAP, simple, and durable Machine—easily operated and ruunl.ig wheels from 8 χ \ inches tj 12 X linch. Price of Machine, - - $15. Wheels which bevelled, double bevelled and round face from $3.1.3 to #7.35, according to thick news. Heavier Machines »70 and $ 9 Ο, run ning Wheels up to 24 Inches in diameter. For illustrated Pamphlets or Photographs, address THE TANITE CO, Stroudsburg, Monroe Co., Pa. SPECIAL, NOTICE, All ol the TANITE CO.'S good are direct ly made by the Co., at their own Factory and·under their own Patents and Processes. It is cheaper u> boy Standard Goods directly from well known manufacturers than to buy of Dealers or get low priced or poor goods. The fullest informa tion on all poin a connected with EMERY WHF.KL8 -AJNTD TCMKRY GBINDING MACHINERY will be furnished by this Company. feb8eod3m NOTICE IS HEBEBY GIVEN, that the Subscrib er has been duly appointed and taken upon himself the trust of Administrator of the estate of ELIZA P. BUSH, lato of Portland, In tho county of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law directs. All persons having demands upon the estate of said deceased, are required to ex hibit the same ; and all persons indebted to said es tate are called upon to make payment to SAMUEL S. MURRY, Adm'r Portland. March 4th, 1873. mar7dlaw3wF \VM. M. MARKS Book, Card & Job Printer 109 EXCHANGE ST., (DAILY PRESS PRINTING HOUSE.) Every Description of work promptly and carefully xecuted, and at the lowest prices. nr»?2 to OUT OF THE FIRE· THE subscriber would respectfully announce that he is already organized in another Mill and ready to fill all orders for Bar Mills Oak as promptly as before the Are. B. C. JORDAN. r28dtt I- F TOC WAST SLICK, FAT AND HEALTHY HORME8 ι SE Grows' Condition Powders. BULllO «Χ*2» REAL ESTATE. Geo. R. Davis & Co's BULLETIN. W« are prepared t· loan money 1· snms from 9100 te nny amoul d.sired, ·η Aral elans mortage· in Portland Cape Elisa beth, West brook, or DeerSng. Parties de sirons of building can also be accommoda ted with loans. GEO· K. DAVIS & CO,, Real Estate and Mortgage Broken. sep24 tf To Bent and for Sale. Fire Rooms on Neal St.—$11 per month· FOR SAIjE—A first class building lot on Emery street—74 feet front, 90 feet deep. Apply to WM. H. JERRiS, mchl9dlw* Real Estate Agent. Farm for Sale or Exchange. A superior Hay Farm in the town of Deering, three and a half miles from Portland. This farm contains about 65 acres "nf ftxpftllent. mowing land, ''cut 60 tons of nay last season." Good orchard near the house. Buildings consist of a two-story and a one-story house, a new barn 40x80, with other out-buildings. Also, farming tools. Part of the purchase money can lay on a mortgage, or will be exchanged for a house in the city, or a peice of a vessel. For further particulars enquire of GEORGE SMITH, No. 13 Boyd St. marlOtf For Sale· HOUSE No. 45 Melbourne Street, head of North Street : said houseHs one of the best locations on the street, fine neighbourhood ; consists of a two story frame house and ell contaius 12 rooms, con venient for two families or noe, seven years old, two minuets walk from horse cars; will be sold at a very reasonabl price within thirty days. For particulars inquire at WM. K. NEAL'S, 327 Congress Street, Portland, marl7dlm The "Limerick House," FOB SALE. The suj.-criber offers <br sale his Hotel pro] »"ty in Limerick Village, York County. The L >use has 22 rooms all in good repair, I with Fheà Land two large stables adjoining · jtwo wells of water on the premises, ana every convenience for a frst-class Hotel. The "Limerick House" is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner. J OSEPH G. HARMON, marl3dtf Limerick, Me. Valuable Real Estate for Sale. I Farm in Harpswell, 60 acres. 400 cords wood, orehard in bearing, price $3000 1 Farm in Freeport, 100 acres, price 6000 1 Farm in Brunswick, 10 » acres, price 3600 1 House with 3 acres land in Brunswick village, 1600 Enquire of ΤΗΟβ. W. EATON, mchl4d&wlm BRUNS «VICK. Real Estate for Sale. HOUSE AND LOT NO. 70 STATE ST., Lot contains 34,000 feet of land, with fine fruit gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Applv to W· H. FESSENDEN, marGtf 215 Commercial Street. r or oaie. THE house on State Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872. sepl9-tt St. Lawrence Honse. For Sale or To Let, 40 Booms Gas and Sebago water. Apply to Ε. H. GILLESPIE, sepl3-tf No. 31 Plum St. FOR SALE I

House Ko. 24 Emery St., bead ot Cushman Street. fâL Said house is one of the best locations on -•I on the street; fine neighborhood. Consists o< SJLtwo story framed House and ell, containing ton highly finished rooms; {tainted walls throughout; gas ; good cellar and heated by furnace ; large brick cis tern, filtered ; well drained. One of the most desi rable and convenient houses in the city ; close to Spring street line of cars; can be seen from 3 to 5 P. M. Terms easy. Enquire on the premises. June 19. dtl FOR SALE! TEBBETS HOUSE, SPRING VALE. WILL BE SOLD CHEAP! As the owner wants to go West. jau31 SAMUEL D. TEBBETS. EDUCATIONAL. Eaton Family School FOR BOYS, Norridgewock, Maine. THE SPRING TERM of the Eaton School will commence MARCH 24th, And continue thirteen weeks. For Circulars address marl0d3w HAMLIN F. EATON. Navigation School ! A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15£ Exchange street, March 3d. to be under the rharge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Capt. Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. H. Farley. The conrse will begin with decmal arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse. Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing: the use of Logarithms; the use and agistment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude bv Sun and Stars, and Longitude by Chronometer Lunar observations will not be included in the course but will be taught if desire 1. The evening instruction will be given before the «rhol« class, when the various problems involved in navigation will be worked out upon the black-board and illustrated by suitable diagrams and apparam», and the use and adjustme it of instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete orolgy, Ocean Currents, &c., will also be introduced at the evening nessions. For terms, apply to C. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. feb19tf Mass. Institute of Technology. Entrance Examination» June 2 and 3, and Oct. 1 and 2. For catalogue, recent entrance examination papers, or further inf rmation, apply to Prof. SAM· UEL KNEELAND, Secretary, Boston, Mass. marl5dlm L. C. JOHNSON & SON., —HAVING TAKEN THE— RESTAU R-A-ISTT under the New City Building in Lewiston, for the term of five years, would now say to the public that wei nta d to keep a first-class place in every refpect. Our Bi«. of Fare shall be in keeping wi'h the Portland and Boston Markets. Those visiting Lewision do not forget to call at Manufacturers' and Merchants' RESTAURANT, CITY BUILDING, Pin© Street, LEWISTON, MAINE. LEWIS C. JOHNSON, J08EPH A. JOHNSON, jan2l dlynewe3m DISSOLUTION OF COPARTNER· SHIP. THE copartnership under the firm name of Sheri dan, Qriffirhs <v Brackett, having been dissolved by the death of Mr. John Griffiths, I « ould respect fully inform the public that 1 wQl continue the busi ness of Plastering Stucco Work & Mastic in all its branches at the old stand No.6 South Street. All orders for Whitening: Whitewashing and Coloring will also be promptly and faithfully attended to. JAMES C. SHERIDAN. Portland March 10 18T3. marlldeod3w&wlmll Estate of Edward A. Bnrntll. Commissioners' Notice. NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned hare been appointed commissioners to receive and decide npon all claims against the estate of Ed ward Λ. ι urnell late of iMering deceased, except those of the administrator, which e«tate has Men rep resented insolvent, and that we shall be in seisloB for that purpose, at the office of Percival Bonnev, No. 100 Exchange «:re t, in Portland, on the third Wed nesdays of April, May, June, July, and Angus', and the first Wednesday of September, A. D., 1873, from ten to twelve o'clock in the forenoon. PERCIVAL BONNET, mar!91aw3wW WABTIN L. STEVENS. NOTICE is hereby given that the snbecribers have been duly apiointed and taken upon themselves the trust of Administrators o( tlie estate »f FRANCIS 0. LIB BY, late of Portland, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law directs. All persons having demands upon the estatcuf said deceased, are required to ex hibit the same, .jd all personsindebreatniaid estate are called upon to make payment to HARRISON J. LIBBY, 1 FRANK W. LIBBY, ( Adm »' Portland, March le, 1873. mh20dlaw3wTh* 1-8-7-3. The Maine State Press Su the — BEST WEEKLY PAPER IN MAINE: Because it (fives more reading matter than any other; Because it is thoroughly a NEWS PAPER: Because it has a larger Editorial force than any other paper in Maine; Because its Market, marine, Con gressional, Legislative and othei reports are fuller than any other paper in Maine; Because its State News is the most carefully collected and select WANTED ! 6000 New Subscribers in January. Oar friends cannot couler a more acceptable Kew Tear'· Gift than by eacb «ending one or a dozen new subscriber». AUNT OFFER. We will send an extra copy of the Weekly Press to any person sending ua fire ce* subscribers, with $10. Special club rates may be obtained by applying the Publishers, THE NEXT YEAR No efforts will be spared to make the Maine State Press more acceptable to its patrons. Indeed the Publishers will not relax their efforts to make the paper a necessity to those who have been accus tomed to read it. We pledge that during the year 1873, ihe Weekly Press shall be more a NEWSPA PER than ever, so that the famll* that thoroughly reads the paper will have all the current eeenti of the day. NO CHROMOS. W offer no pictures to make the value oÇtiie.PBEe up to its price. We intend to make a paper tor sens . , 'e people, and make it worth $3 to each subscriber for the year 1873. Now is the time to subscribe. BP*A local Agent wanted in every town in tbj State. Addres PORTLAND PUBLISHING C0.g PORTLAND, ME. THBJ Portland Dailv Press 18 -Τ The largeat and iuUest dally paper publishedflin Maloq, and la the future a» Is the put, the Publish ers propose to make It beyond question, the Best Newspaper in Maine, By making all its departments Ailler and more rain able. The growlnglmportanceof Portland as a dis tribut In centre for Maine, and its Increasing wholesale trade make a ftall Dally paper imperatively necessary. With a larger Editerai corps than any paper In Mune, with unexoelled facilities for collecting new and more space to derote to details, the Pablishers will make ever* exertion to render the Daily Press a fuller and more complete paper than it has hitherto been, and in every respect A FIRST CLASS NEWSPAPER. The Publishers congratulate themselves that their efforta to make the Psess acceptable to its patTons are appreciated from the conclusive tact that with out special efforts, its list of subscribers has been in creased to a greater extent during the last stx months than for any similar period the past six years. As an advertising medium the Daily Press stands first among Maine Journals. Tebxs: t8 a year In advance; 94 for six months; $2 for three months. Liberal commissions will be paid those who will secure subscribers with prepaid subscriptions. tyOrders from News Dealers promptly filled. Address Portland Publishing Co. Portland, Dee. 25th, «73 MISCELLANEOUS. WING & SON'tf PIANOS! (Successors to DOANE, WINGJ& CUSHIKG.) The American Piano. FIRST PREMIUMS. Illinois State Fair, 1870. Alabama State Fair, 1871. Ohio State Fair, 1871 & 1872. Texas State Fair, 1872. Numerous County Fairs. From Mr. Edward Hoffman, the eslebrated Pianist. "I conscientiously believe that your Piano is in every respect a most magnificent instrument." Form the "Independent" "The American Piano has deservedly become a very popular instrument." Purchasers' testimonials from all parts of the U. S. WARRANTED SEVEN (7) YEARS Prices Low for the Quality. Responsible Agents wanted for unoccupied terri tory. In localities where agencies are not yet estab lished, un U such are established, we will sell Pianos to the public at Factory Wholesale Prices. Send for circular to WI1ÏG & SON, 423 Broome St., New York. mch20 ly BEHOLD! WILSON'S AMMONIATED Superphosphate of Lime, AT AUCTION. About a year ago I concluded to sell my Super phosphate of Lime to the farmers of New England le blaces where it was not known, by aucti-n, to the hignest bidder in quantities agree·! on beforehand, proposing at the same time to pursue this course year after year, until the farmers could besome satisfied oi its value to them. 1 shall make this proposition good. The superphosphate made this year will be more valuable than it was last year. I will publish as .leretorore the materials of which it in composed, and the proportions of each, and I will guarani ee it to have been so made. I have many letters from formels who bought at auction last year, thanking me lor adopting the auc tions! plan, and sneaking in the highest teims of the results obtained from the use of the fertilizer. I know that the article is a good one, and that it will, in time, as all my other productions have done, win its way to the confidence of the consumer. Ample notice of the place and time tor sale, by means of circular* and ρ sters, will be given, so that as ι vr a& possible. Ho farmer shall have occasion to say that he had no opportunity to buy his fertLizer in fair competition with hit· neighbors. The most liberal term»* and conditions will be ex tended to purchasers, which will be made known at the sale. Office of the Rumfoud Chemical Works. Providence, Η. I., Jan. 1. 1873. G Ε ). F. WILSON, Treas. AUCTION AT SACO, Me Mar. 28 NO. BERWICK, Me " 31 BELLOWS FALLS, Vt " 31 BRATTLEBORO, Vt. & DOVEB, Ν. II. Apr. 2 WINCHESTER & ROCHESTER, κ Η Apr. 4 KEEN Ε & WAKEFIELD, Ν. Η " 7 mar27 wit First Class Company. Fair Rates. THE Merchants' Ins. Co'y? 190 & 778 Broad 8«., Newark, IT. t. STATEMENT, JAN. 1.1873. Capital Stock, (Cash) $200,000 00 Aueta 9340*01 β S!» Liabilities $15,431 SO DIRECTORS:—Silas Merchant, President; C. G. Crane, Firm Bailey, Crane & Webster; Moses T. Baker, Master Builder; Horace Freeman, Innurtnce Broker ; O. L. Baldwin, Casbier Mechanics' National Bank, Newark; George B. Querin, Firm Gnerin & Vanderhoof: George M. Dawes, 3tiS Washington St. ; Samuel A. Baldwin. Firm Baldwin Bros; L. Spencer Globe. Gen'l Agent Mutual Life Ins. Co., New York: C. S. Titsworth,Counsellor at Liw; David C. Dodd, Jr., Finn Dodd & Hedges; N. F. Blanchard, Firm Blanchard, Bro. & Lane; Lewis J. Lyons, Firm L. J. Lyons Λ Co.: Samuel AJwater, Firm Atwater & Carter: G. W. Appleton, Cashier State Bank, New Brunswick. SILAS MERCHANT, Prest. HENRY POWLES, Sec'y. B. BARNES, JK„ Agent, 30 EXCHANGE ST., POBTLAND, ME. mar31 dlw A. S. LYMAIÏ'S Patent Pnre Dry Air Refrigerator. Tbe best and Only Reliable One in the market. IT is indispensable to Butchers, Provision dealers. Hotel Keepers, Grocers and Restaurants. Will save more than Its cost every Summer. Butchers who use it, in its best form, will soon find their meats recommended by their customers. The internal ar rangement is such that a current nî cold air is kept constantly moving over tbe contents of the Refriger ator. The Patent upon this has been tally tested in tne U. S. Courts ana its validity established in eigh teen cases. For LICENSE, RIGHTS, Ac., apply to SCOTT D. JORDAN. 4ABKT FOB «AINE, No. 2 Park Street or No. 80 Middle St., to whr m all application· should be made, and who has full power to settle infringements. mch4eodtf City of Portland. ·} In Board of MayuR and Aldermen. 1 March It, 1873. ) Ordered, That the City Clerk give notice by publi cation In two dally papers, as required by lvw, to all partie» interested In Sidewalk» constructed the past year, that this Boa d, at sometime and place to be fixed in said notice, will hear the parties aforesaid, and will thereafterwtnls proceed t· estabH-h the as ■ sessments <m said sidewalks, as follows, viz : Brain hall street, East side; Lewis street, East side; Brackett street, Southeast of Pine street ; Pine street and Western Promenade. Read and passed. Attest; H. I. ROBIKSOlf, City Clerk. City of Portland. City Clerk-» Office, March 20,1873. In pu'euance of the foregoing order, I hereby give η tice that on MONDAY, the seventh day of April next, at seven and a half P. M., at the Alderman's Boom, in the City Building, the Mayor and Aide· men will hear all parties inter-sted in the assessments above referred to and will thereafierwards establish the same. Η. I. BuBLNSON, City Clerk. mch20 dtd COTTON SEED MEAL! 2000 Bags Cotton Seed Meal —FOB BALK BY— KENDALL· Λc WHITNEY, teb7 dtf For Sole. The Schooner Isaac Van Sand, 81 tons ... M., built in New Jersey, carries 9} M lumber, is center-board and a tost sailor. Enquire ot mchl2d2w· BUNKER BROS., CENTBAI. WHARF. PIASTER. ΚΛΠ TONS GROUND LAND PLASTER for t)\SVr sale In barrels or balk at the lowest «ash price by KENDALL Λ WHITNEY. le WHBK YOU SEE better looking and better fitting BOOTS on Men, Women and Chil dren than von wear, and wish to obtain the same class ot goods, you have only to call at. the store ot mchl7eod3w 91. O. PALMER. For Sale. FIRST Class Provision Dealer's Refrigerator, near ly new. Enquire of B. F. STEPHENSON 4 BON, maris-dtf 20 Pine St. THE PBESS. SATURDAY MORNING, MAR. 22, 1878 Gossip and Gleanings. The law phrase "benefit of clergy," was never, perhaps, so well illustrated as It has been in the case of the convict Foster. Many would contentedly suffer the conse quences of their own mistakes, rather than the insolence of him who triumphs as their deliverer,— Rambler. Ο enil tonges which clap at eury wind· ! Ye alea the quick. and eke the dead defame, Thiwe that Hue well, nome faut in them ve flnde. Ye take no thought in «laundering their good name —Vncertaine Auciort. An Ohio paper desires to know how how the member of the Legislature got along with the ice-cream he stowed away in his pocket at a recent reception. "My yoke is easy and my burden is light," as a Georgia youth said when his girl was sit ting on his lap with her arms around his neck. The latest statement about heirs is made bj the World which reports that "the heirs ol Robinson Crusoe have begun suit to recovei possession ofthe Island of Juan Fernandez.'* There are but three ways of living, as some one has said, by working, by begging or by stealing. Those who do not work, dissuise it in whatevei pretty language we please, are doing one of the other two.—Froude. Ο goodly usage of those antique times I In which the sword was servant unto right. When not for malice and contentious crimen, But all for praise, and proof of manly might, The martiall brood accustomed to fight. —Sptnter. After asking your name in the State of Ar kansas the natives are iu the habit of fur ther inquiring, in a confidential tone, "Well, now, what was your name afore yer moved to these parts?" Blue, dear to the heads of blondes, is said to be the. fashionable color, in all its variety of tints. Turquoise, navy blue, Napoleon blue, and the green tints which have also a blue shale, are much In favor. Ihey have a judge in Kansas who fined a lawyer for saying sic transit. The official thoaght it was swearing, and remarked in dignantly that nobody should "sick" him in that court. The christian is one who, if a shipwreck or a fire were to take all luxury away, could de scend, without being crushed into the valleys of existence. He wears all this on the out side, carelessly, and could say "My all was "V» ihiu mue. j-tuucrmuil. The St. Louis Journal officially announces that false hair is hereafter to be tabooed. The Journal is probably correct. Whatever advantages false hair may have here, any thing so combmtible would scarcely be of much value hereafter. Dresses foi the promenade are made to just touch the pavement, the effort to revive the street trains having, happily, died out. The polonaise still the prevailing garment for out door wear, and appears in all the new spring styles. Cashmere in all the new light shades will be the most popular material for spring cos tumes. The trimmings are generally of the goods itself or of silk of a harmonizing color. The silk is laid on in plain double folds or us ed for narrow ruffles, fluted headings, bows and fan shaped plaitings. A Cincinnati pedagogue named Rapp re cently rapped a pupil on the skull with a quarto grammar as the only way of getting a p'int o' grammar into the youth's head, and the experiment was so successful that the sub ject thereof went into a decline and parsed away. If of allé things that are bene&the the eunne Whereby doe divers creatures Snde defense, Of differing klnde and differing excellence Manne to hlmaelft might· choose among then one; Not tyger'e clave or lion's force sh >nlde with·, Or fleete foote of the fox; a wltfolle wlghte, Or tooth of crocodlll or serpent's bite— Beat shields of allé, were silence of the Fighe. O'Kelly, the Bon Quixote of the Herald, seems to be spreading consternation through out the Island of Cuba, if we may judge from the tremendous head which is tree ted over his despatches. Through the medium of these hydrocephalus bulletins we seeO'Ke'Jy "Pushing on Afoot and not Daring to Halt," "On the Trail of Ceepedes," with his "Horse Captured after a B'oody Battle," "Seen with the Well Dressed Eye, Sabre in Hand," etc., etc. What a formidable object must that warrior be among the mountains of Cubal Beeent Publies ti«as. Santo Domingo, Past, Pbbist αιπ> Fc tubk with a Glance at Haïti, by Sam uel Hasard. Harper & Bros. New York, publishers ; pp. 512. Santo Domingo standing as an outport to this continent and possessing a history replete with tragic events, and the arena of strifes in which every European maritime nation ha· been engaged, is yet comparatively unknown in this country so far as its importance and >vevut\«a Mv wuouavtvu· IT UVU (lUC \{UCI· tion of its annexation to this country was first agitated, the general reader sought in Tain for books that could afford information re specting the extent, population, productions and capacities of the island. Scattered about in various languages could be found accounts of the attempts of Spain, France, England and other powers to plant themselves «poo the soil of San Dominço, bat there was little beyond their respective records of rapin*. In view of this lack of correct information Mr. Hazard,who has given the public "Cuba with Feu and Pencil", set himself to the difficult task of preparing a useful book about San Domingo. For this purpose he went to the Island before the visit of the United States Commissioners and joining them on their ar rival, he visited all parts of the territory and taking sufficient time, has linked the history of the country with the fullest info/mat ion on all topics of general interest. The book Is finely written and has copions maps and 11. lustrations. It is an exceedingly entertain ing and instructive book and will find a place in every complete library as a book of great vaiuo. Tdbitino Points in Lif*.—By Frederick Arnold. Under the caption of "turning points in life" the Rev. Frederick Arnold gives In a se ries of discourses, his views on education, matrimony, the choice of a profession, and other epochs of a man's life-history which are commonly the shaping of his fortune. After the consideration of turning points in individual, he goes on to treat of turning points in national history, instancing as such, decisive battles and great constitutional changes. The papers which make up the volume, are strung on a slight connective thread, and are not necessarily to be connec tive^ read. They are written in a style of singularly pure English, and while contain ing nothing new or profound, present well established truths in an attractive and pleas ing style, very different from the namby pambyism which the title suggests. Published by Harper & Bros. For sale by Lorlng, Short Λ Harmon. TlHun7I8HING"CAI' FaPIS8: Br Leigh This attractive volume contains the grace ful and elegant Wishing-Cap Paper» and a number of essays on various subjects, con tributed from time to time to different peri odicals ; sow for the first time collected. De lightful m these papers must have been to th ) contemporaries of their author,—who no doubt hastily turned over the pages of the new magagines to find those on which wae the stamp of Leigh Hunt's bright fancy and ripe thought—not lees than theirs will be the pleasure of his readers of to-day, to whom these essays come—their wit and wisdom ever fiesh, and their merit proved and mel lowed by time. There is a vigor and richness in the "Wishing-Cap Papers," mingled with much knowledge of the world, and of Lon don in particular—keensighted though very tolerant comment up >n social topics, and a genuine, sweet, natural humor. The ele gance and force ot the author's style, and the very minute, distinct and graphic man ner in which he presents to the reader's mind the scenes that ha describes, cannot rail of general appreciation ; and countless and nameless felicities of thought and wording are everywhere noticeable. The compiler of this volume deserves much praise for the taste, care and faithful, loving k bor evidently bestowed upon his grateful task. Published by Lee A Sbepard. For sal· by Loring, Short & Harmon. Pabtinqtoniaji Patchwork : P. B. Shilla ber. It is a trite remark that there Is no duller reading than a collection of Joke·; to this we udd—there is nothing In lit erature more uncomp omisingly sad, more adapted to reconcile the ieader to leaving a world in which it was printed — than a volume like the one before us. It Is dreary to the last degree to read a book, pro fessedly funny, in which there is nothing at all laughable, except the obvious bat wholly unintentional comicality of its utter failure to be what it pronosed. It is, however, very remarkable that in 360 pages tliere should be so little to suggest a smile—and we congratu late the author on its total immunity from everything which might detract from the sol enmity of any occasion. Mrs. Partington Is a modernized and vulgarized imitation ot Mrs. Malaprop, to whom the original "de rangement of epitaphs" is due. Although the less unrefined of these paragraphs might do well enough as an occasional newspaper squib, we really see no necessity for Inflict ing upon the public a volume of this sort. It is a collection of futile commonplaces, whose principal distinction is the total absence of anything like genuine wit or genial hu mor. Such painful puns, such successful aspirations toward total nothingness,—it is tarely the critic's lot to meet. Am for the "unambitious inkstand," we hold that an author has no right to use such, to i-sk indulgence on the score of careleasne··. We con.end that some worthy aim should everywhere be proposed, some good ambition steadily held in view. By this, we do not at ever form it may have, whether poem, novo!, or essay,—should embody «orne particular th< ory or convey some point of scientific information; but if an au'hor's in tention be to amuse merely, his entire pow ers for the time being should be devoted to writing something that shall afford refined and agreeable diversion, and be, in its own way, perfect. Anything short of a writer"» best intention and endeavor, is an insult to his public. We speak thus seriously—not be cause the volume before us calls for especial notice—but because so much false humor, stupidly and coarsely expressed is found is the publications of tbe present day. Not only are such writings harmfal in our own country, but they also cross the seas, and are there, to a certain degree, received as typical of American wit, whose accepted exponent» should be, and are here among cultivated re ders, such as the k«en, thoughtful and polished sentence? of Dr. Holmes, or the clear, elegant and brilliant words of Charles D. Warner. "Partingtonian Patchwork" Is published by Lee A Sbepard, Boston. For sale here by Loring, Short and Harmon. The Jubilee Singers or Fisk ΤΤίπνχΒβι tt. By G. D. Pike; with illustrations from photographs b/ Black. This books gives an account of the meas ures Ahich have been taken to elevate the condition of the colored people of the sooth, era States ; and no one who haa at heart the good of this oppressed people can fail to be interested in its pages. The first chapter» are devoted to descriptions of Fisk Universi ty and similar Institutions, while the other· cor tain tbe personal history of some of the Jubilee singers, accompanied by their por traits ; and an account of the very successful concert tour by means of which $20,000 were realized for the building fund of their Uni versity. In the appendix to the volume will be found some of their songs, which are ex ceedingly quaint and unique. The words and music are well fitted to each other, and have a singular wildness and originality. Musicians will observe that In these song· the fourth and seventh degree· of the seal· are omitted ; as is also the case in Scottish music and in some of the modes of the an cient Greeks. This fact seems a suggestive one; and how fa/ our present system of tonality is removed from the purely natural and uncultivated is a matter in which music al scientists may find room for investiga tion. "The Jubilee Singers of Fisk University" is published by Lee and Shepard. For sale by Loring, Short and Harmon. Handbook or Social Economy: oh thx Worker's A. B. C. : By Sdmund About. ία mis compact volume or ZS4 page* M. About gives a singularly clear, brilliant and ingenious resume of the principle· of social economy as applied to the problem* of every day existence ; translating the maxims cl set ante and statesmen into their corresponding term· of actual and common application. The chapters on "Saving* and Capital," "Strikes" and "Co-operation" will be found exceedingly luaaonahle and «olid. M. About·' style is lively, suggestive and epigrammatic; and wtth French tact he contrive· to array facts and figures with a grace not their own, but derived from his piquant language and illustration. Such a work as the present, will be of the greatest benefit, both to labor ers and capitalists—in showing by the moat intelligible means their mutual dependence and identity of iuterest. The English trans lation U spirited and easy. Published by D. Appleton Λ Co. Fm sal· by Bailey Λ Noyes. niKELLANCOC· KOTICN. The Cbntacbs or old—were half born and half man. They consorted with animal»—con quered mankind—live** upon tbe flowers of the century plant—made one of their number God of the healing art—transferred their name aad home to the constellation Centcrurim, and rais ed the divil generally. But tbe great Centaur Liniment for stiff joints, rheumatism, •walling· and lameness upon man or beast, is now aston ishing the world. And astonishes because it does its work. Children cut—for Pitcher'· Caatoria. It regulates the stomach, cures wind eolio aad causes natural sleep. It is a substitute for JZ m.T MDiUry Te,ulU •xP*ri#need by taking an occasional dose of that palatable vegetable compound, Smolasdq's Extbact Buc*0. Thu medicine, by its curative propertie·, removes or counteracts kldaer. bladder and glandular diecaaea. mental aad physical debility, female complaints aad all diseases of the nrino-genital organs in sither sex, and produce· permanent health. marI8-eodlw Joe PaiWTiiro.—Every description of Joe Printing executed promptly, and at the lowre. prices, at the Daily Pmass Printing House, If Exchange St ffa Mabk·, Advertmxbs naturally seek the means for reaching the largest number of read·», aad those of the best quality. The Daily Pus· fill· the bill in both particular· batter thaa ear other daily journal in Maine.

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