Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, March 22, 1873, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated March 22, 1873 Page 3
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THE PRESS. SATURDAY MORNING, MAR. 22, 1873 THE PBBWI May be obtained at the Periodical Depots of Fc» eenden Bros., Marquis, Roblntton, Branell & Co.' Andrews, Wentwortli, Glendennlng Moses, Hender eon, and Chisliolm Bros., on all trains that run out of Lttiecity. At Biddeford, of Pfflsbury. At Saco of L, Hodgdon. At Waterville, of J. S. Carter. At Gorliam, of News Ageut. At Bath, of J. O. Shaw. At Lewiston, of W. F. Stanwood, CITY AND VICINITY. New Act vert i «emeut» Te-l>ay. ENTERTAINMENT COLUMN. Closing Entertainment—People's Course. AUCTION COLUMN. Genteel Furniture—J. S. Bailey & Co. SPECIAL NOTICE COLUMN. I. O. O. F.—Maine Lodge. Lormg's Vegetable Specific. For Moth Patches, Freckles. For Pimples on the Facc. NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. For Sale—George R. Davis & Co. Eastman Brothers—New Dress Goods. Ride Air Pistol—G. L. Bailey. ilj Per Cent. Gold Interest—Tuos. P. Ellis. Girl Wanted. Wanted—Baker and Cook. City of Portland—Petition. Daucy's Announcements—11. MISCELLANEOUS NOTICES. W. C. Sawyer & Co—Flower and Garden Seeds. Stated Meetings. MASOKIC At Masonic Hall, A'o. 95 Exchange Street. YORK RITES. Blue Lodges—Ancient Land-Mark, first Wednes day: Portland, second Wednesday; Atlantic, third Wednesday. Chapters—Greenleaf R. A. C., first Monday; Mt. Veruon, R. A. C., third Monday. Council—Portland C. R. & S. Masters, second Monday. CoMMANi>EBIES of K. T.—Portland, fourth Mon day: St. Albans, second Thursday. Grand Bodies—Grand Lodge, first Tuesday in May ; Grand Chapter, first Tuesday evening in May ; Grand Council, Wednesday 3 P. m.; Grand Com mandery, Wednesday evening. ANCIENT ACCEPTED SCOTTISH RITES. Lodge—Yates Grand Lodge of Perfection, first Friday. Council—Portland Oouncil P. of J., second Fri day. Chapter—Dunlap Chapter Rose Croix de H., third Friday. Consistory—Maine Consistory, S. P. R. S., fourth Friday in Match, June, September and December. I.O. O. F. At Odd Fellows' Hall, No. 88 Exchange Street. Lodges—Maine, on Monday evenings; Ancient Brothers, on Thursday evenings ; Ligonia. on Friday evenings; Beacon, on Tuesday evenings; Ivy, D., of R., second and fourth Saturday. Encampments—MacLigonne, first and third Wed nesdays ; Eastern Star, second and fourth Wednes days; Portland, first and third Saturdays. Relief association—Every third Tuesday in the month. TEMPLARS OF HONOR. At Templars? Hall] No. 100 Exchange Street. Council—Maine, first and third Mondays in each month. Temple—Forest City, No. 1. every Wednesday evening. Maine Charitable Mechanic Association— Corner of Congress and Ca^co streets. Third J hurs •day in each month. Young Men's Christian Association- Corner Congrese and Casco streets. Every evening. Portland Fraternity—No. 353$ Congress street. * Every evening. Knights of Pythias—Bramhall Lodge, No. 3, Thursday evenings; Munjoy Lodge, No. 6, Wednes day evfminfffl. At. t.hfiir Hall, fîknn'e ΡΜλ*«1τ Moi-W Square». Grand Army of the Republic—Bosworth Post, No. 2; corner Congress and Casco streets, Friday evenings. Portland Army and Navy Union- Corner Congress and Brown streets. First Tuesday in each month. Sons op Temperance—Portland Division, No. 93; Sons' of Temperance Hall. Friday evening. Independent Order of Good Templars—Ar cana, Monday; Mission, Wednesday;—in Williams' block,Congressstreet. Mystic, Thursday: Atlantic, Saturday;—at Sons* oi; Temperance Hall, Congress street. Iron Clad, Thursday, at West End ; Pocahon tas, Thursday. Portland Typographical Union, No. 75—Cor ner Congress and" Caeco streets. Second Saturday in each month. Beligione Notices. India St. Uniyersalist Church.—Rev. Geo. W Bicknell, ]»astor.—sej vices to-morrow at 101 A. M. and 7 P. M. Subject of the morning sermon,"What is Universalism.*' Portland Spiritual Association, Temperance Hall, 35U Congress st. Conference at 2 P. M. First Second Advent Church, 353$ Congress street. Elder U. G. Ladd, of Coaticook, P. Q., will preach lo-morrow at the usual hours. Seats free. Spiritual Fraternity, Army and Navy Union Hall—Children's Progressive Lyceum at 10£ Α. M. Conference at 3 P. M. By Preaching in the Y. M. C. A. Hall Sunday at 3 ami 7 p. m. Scats free. All are invited. Williston Church.—S. S. 10J a. m. Preaching service at 3 p. m. Sittiugs free. Social meeting at 7 P.M. St. Lawrence St. Church.—Rev. A. H. Wright, Pa&tor.—Services will t e held at 10J a. m., and 3 p. m. > Bethel Church.—Sabbath lOJa. m., 3 and 7$ p. Prayer meetings on Monday and Thursday evenings at p. m. All from sea and land are invited. Newbury St., Church.—Prayer meeting at 10* a. m. ; preaching in the afternoon at 3 p. m. Congress St. M. E. Church.—Rfcv. C. B. Pitbla do. Prayer meeting at 9 a. m. and 7 p. m. Preaching at 1U| a m.,by Rev. J. H. Madison; at 3 p. m., by the pastor. First Baptist CnuRcn, Congress st., corner of Wilmot.Rev. Wm. H. Shailer, Pastor.—Preaching at 3 ; Sabbath School at 1$ ; Social Meeting at 7 p. m. New Jerusalem Church.—Rev. Mr. Havden will preach to-morrow morning on "I am the Vine, &c. Evening Lecture in the vestry at 7J o'clock. Preble Chapel, corner Preble and Cumberland «treets. Sunday School at 2 p. m ; preaching at 3 p. A S. S Concert in the evening if the weather is fa vorable. Free to all. ■Advent Christian Church, Union Hall, 87 Free Si.—Elder H. F. Carpenter, of Fitchburg, Mass., will preach Sunday at the usual hours. Prayer meeting if a. m. Allen Mission Chapel, Locust Street.—Prayer meeting at 2.15; Sunday School at 3 p.m.; preaching in the evening at 7$ by Camp Meeting John Allen. All are cor<Jully invited. Seats free. Y. M. C. Association, Mechanics' Building, Con gress street.—Camp Meeting John Allen will preach S.inday afternoon at 3 o'clock. ree St. Baptist Church.—Preaching in th m îuing at 10J o'clock by the pastor, Rev. Α. Κ. Ρ* ι S .ail. Sabbath School at close of morning service. Social meeting in the evening at 7 o'clock. [ Superior Court. MARCH TERM, BEFORE JUDGE SYMONDS. Friday.—Merrill W. Mosher vs. George H. Jew ett. Replevin of a bull valued at fifty dollars. The case was tried in 1871 by the justice without the in tervention of a jury, exceptions sustained by the full Court and the case now comes back for a new trial. Defense—That the title to the bull is in some per son unknown, and not in the plaintiff; that the bull was trespassing and damaging the defendant's hay and a harness hanging in his barn, and that the de fendant withheld the bull rightfully from the plain tiff by reason of lien for the damages, and the neces sary charges for keeping. Evidence nearly closed. Howard & Cleaves far plaintiff. Waterman for defendant. municipal C«ari. BEFORE JODGK MORRIS. Friday.-—Kobert Wiseman, for an assault on Wil liam Prl;e, lined $5 and costs. Pai'l. Bradbury». Brief Jottinc·. Τ lie finder of a gold watch case will be suit ably rewarded by leaving it at this office. G. M. Harding, the architect, formerly of,! this city, has had bis plans accepted for the new bighschool building in Haverhill. The building will cost $90,000. Camp Meeting John Alien will lead the meet ing at the Young Men's Christian Association to-night. Rev. Ε. Y. Hincks of State street church has presented the library of the Young Men's Christian Aasociation with a donation of valu able books. The Haymakers will have a grand excursion concert and promenade at Biddeford on the 2d of April. There were several snow storms yesterday, averaging about twenty minutes in duration. Mr. H. (i. Quiucy has in his possession the manuscript of the first sermon preached by Dr. Deane in Portland, then Falmouth. It bears t!ie date of 1771, aud is numbered sermon 296. The parson thought it so good that he delivered it seven times. The text is Mathew 6, 34. There are but thirty-six prisoners in the Cum berland county jail, and they are all in the west wing, the north wing not having been heated or occupied this winter. The snow caused delays of trains on all but the Boston roads. The Maine Central was about two hours late, the Grand Trunk over an hour, and the Portland aad Rochester over four hours. The Portland Reading Club exercises have been postponed one week. The horse cars have been on runners three months. The Forest City Shooting Club hold a meet ing next Monday evening. Timothy Reardon. one of the crew of the revenue cutter "McCulloch" was taken before the United States Commissioner yesterday, for resisting his officers, aud was bound over to the April term. Subscribers to the Lynch dinner are request ed to call on Mr. Riug at Merchants' Exchange to-day for their tickets. The steamship "Oscar," Capt. Hutehinson, of the Temperlv line, from London the 26th ult, arrived at this port with a full cargo yes terday afternoon. Yesterday morning's train over the Boston & Maine got stuck lu a suow drift about foui miles out of this city, and did not reach Bidde ford until noon. Rev. John Allen of Farmington, and Rev. Mr. Pitblado of this city, are engaged to give addersses at the temperance meeting to be held at the Allen Mission Chapel, Monday evening next. Hon. Eugene Hale is in town. The attention of members of Maiue Lodge, I. O. O. F., is called to special notice in this morning's papor. Mr. C. D. Kobinson of this city, delighted the citizens of Norway by some seiect readings at Academy Hall last Tuesday evening. His ef forts are very highly spoken of. Maine Crn«r»I. Yesterday afternoon the counsel for the Maine Central filed the following motion for a hearing with the Clerk of Courts. It is thought the hearing will take place a week from Mon day: And now said respondents come and move that the temporary injunction heretofore granted in this case be dissolved, for the rea sons following: 1st. The recent sitting of a Court of Equity had no jurisdiction in the premises, r"?.' ^ct.'on twenty-four of chapter fifty-one of the Revised Statutes does not give the com plainants any right to relief in the Court in this case, as alleged in their bill. 3d. They deny that the complainants trains are due to arrive at the place of crossing named in the bill at the same hour that the respon dents' trains, or any of them are due to arrive there as alleged in the bill; and they allege that four of the respondents' said trains are due to arrive at their station in Portland before the corresponding trains of the complainants are due to arrive at said place of crossing. 4th. The place of exchange proposed b/ the complainants is not a suitable and convenient "place for such purpose. It would incommode the public travel by stopping and unreasonably delaying the trains of the respondents, greatly to the detriment of all the passengers not des tined for the complainants road. It would ex pose the trains to great danger to collision from the large and increasing number that have oc casion to be upon the road at that point at about the same time. It would also expose the trains to be run into by those of another rail road that crosses that of the respondents in that vicinity. The grade of the road at that point is so high as to reader it an unsuitable and inconvenient place for a railroad depot. It is impracticable to transfer the passengers and freights of the two railroads at that place and to be compelled to do so will practically pre vent the defendants operating their road by blocking it at that poiut with trains waiting to transfer freight. 5th. The place proposed by the complainants for a transfer depot is within the city of Port land. only a short distance from the termini, and depots already established, ot all the roads interested, less than three huudred rods from the depot of the Maine Central Railroad where the exchange of passengers has heretofore been made, and but a few rods further from the de pot of the Portland, Saco and Portsmouth Rail road, the use of which for such exchange tlie Maine Central Railroad Company has obtained. 6th. The respondents have designated suita ble and convenient places for transfer of both freight and passengers. They have designated for the transfer of freight their own freight depot and grounds, where at the time of the filing of the bill thev were, and for a long time before had been, transferring to and from the complainants' railroad all freight so destined promptly, and to the convenience of all inter ested, the complainants having refused to way bill freight for the respondents road further than Portland. The respondents designated for the transfer of passengers their own depot in Portland where the transfer has heretofore been made, and also the depot of the Portland, Saco and Portsmouth Railroad in Portland, in close proximity to the depot established by complain ants and offered every reasonable facility for making such exchange, which latter is the same place where the transfer of passengers between the Grand Trunk Railroad and the complain ants road is made. 7tb. Before the filing of the bill in this case upon application of the complainants, the respondents appointed a committee to meet a , — «η—ν ·· ι a suitable and convenient place for the transfer of passengers and freight: the complainants designated the point of crossing and its vicini ty as the only place which they would agree to fix as the place of transfer, which place the respondents judged unsuitable and inconven ient, and proposed other places which were suit able and convenient, but the parties were utter ly anable to agree upon any place of transfer; and the parties having thus failed to agree, the law designates the Railroad Commissioners as the tribunal to determine all questions of fact between the parties, and tWfe Boston & Maine Railroad being the party seeking the connection should be required to apply to that tribunal, and the respondents have repeatedly offered and are now ready to give all facilities for ob taining a speedy decision of the tribunal hav ing jurisdiction in the premises, Marine Disaster.—The barque "Joseph ine," Capt. Haven, from Buenos Ayres for Boston, went ashore rear Cohasset, in the storm of Thursday night She was owned by Russell Lewis & Co., of this city, and was about 431 tons burthen. She rated Al J, and was a fine vessel, built in Westbrook in 1866. A. & S. E. Spring, of this city, bad $19,000 worth of cargo on board, insured in this city with Ford, and with Loring & Co. The crew were saved, but the vessel went to pieces. Later advices say that she had got some dis tance up the bay when snow began to fall, and in a short time the vessel was cempletely shut in by the thick weather, with no observation beyond her Lowsprit. Her course was then headed for Boston as near as circumstances permitted, for to emleaver to beat out to sea a;ain in the face of an easterly wind and a b'inding snow storm, would be quite as danger ous as to run for Boston Light. She continued on her way until 6 P. M., when she struck on the beach at Scituate, just south of the Glades, having passed safely through the dangerous rocks of Cohasset, and finally rested upon the shore of a cove on a sandy bot t im. The sea was not very rough at t'\e time, which enabled the crew to launch their boat aid effect a safe landing without difficulty. When they left the vessel she did not leak, and the prospect was favorable for saving the prop erty, but the wind afterward increased and during the night blew quite heavy, bringing in a high sea, which, dashing against the barque, threatened her speedy destruction. At daylight yesterday morning it was found that the cabin had been stove in by the. sea, and bad washed out. The following comprises most of the cargo of the Josephine: 454 bales wool to A. & S. E. Spring; 123 bales sheep skins to Larkin, Stack pole & Co., of Boston; 7774 hides, 243 kips to R. Lewis & Co., of Boston; 334kips, 1200 hides to N. W. Rice & Co., of Boston; 50 hides to Captain ; 15 bales sheep skins to Fowle & Car roll, of Boston. It is thought that the cargo may be saved in a damaged condition, if the sea goes down and the wind abates. A Portland Sea Captain Assaulted.— Capt. James Lyman of this city, who has re cently arrived home, states that on his wav from Baltimore to Portland, be made a short stay in New York, and while there stepped in to a restaurant to get his breakfast. While there he received a blow on the back of his head from a beer bottle in the hands of a "rough" who stole up behind him. The blow severed an artery, and nearly blinded the Captain)with his own blood. As soon as he could look about him he went for that heathen Caucasian in a man ner quite painful to see,leaving him on the floor for dead. During this scene the saloon keeper maintained a position of passive neutrality. After polishing the"rough"the Captain hurried to a surgeon and bad his wound dressed. He was subsequently arrested, but was released on the testimony of the saloon keeper. It is con jectured that the motive for the assault was a large sum of money which the Captain had on his person. Maine General Hospital Fair.—The ex tensive arrangements making for this Fair, must not only prove beneficial to the Treasury of the Hospital, but of much value to the busi ness interest of the city. It will be held about the middle of June next, continuing eight days, and from the liberality with which the various railroad and steamboat companies meet the propositions of the Executive Committee in the transportation of freight and passengers,an immense number of persons from different sec tions of the State, will be attracted to the city during the days of the Fair. The Executive Committee, while they are endeavoring to aid the Hospital, have the interest of the city in view at the same time. A Portland Boy.—The " Orpheus," speak ing of the production of an original American opera entitled "Valerie, or the Treasured To kens, at Washington last month, pays the following compliment to a Portland boy: " Mr. Beckett had, in the role of ' M. Cadoche,' a part requiring comparatively little action but opportunity to make some telling points in singing. His voice is fine, his method and style good. His rendering of tho Song of the Cuirassier (Act first) received a well-merited encore, and the duo, ' Dear Old Comrade,' (Act third) was magnificently sung by him and Mr. Gannon, receiving a tumultu ous encore, and exciting an expression of sur prise that two such singers should be off the regular operatic stage." Select Reading.—The last entertainment of the People's Course comes off next Thurs day evening, and consists of select readings by the well-known and favorite elocutionist. Prof. Churchill. The entertainment is one that our citizens cannot afiord to miss. Fibe. — About 10 o'clock last night smoke was discovered issuing from a dress-maker's shop in the Harford Block on Middle Street, oocupied by Miss Annie Holmes. The fire was extinguished before much damage was done. There was but little furniture in the shop, and the damage to it was not more than 825. There was an insurance on furniture, &c., in Web ster's agency for 8300. Many people wer? called out by the report of a fire on Middle Street. It seems that there was a leak in the roof through which which the rain poured down upon the bed. Miss Holmes placed the bed near the stove to dry, and it caught fire. Sunday Evening Lectubes.—The fifth of the series of Sunday evening lectures will be delivered at City Hall to-morrow evening by the popular pulpit orator, Eev. C. B. Pitblado. His subject will be "The Fell Enchantress," under which head he will discourse on the tem perance reform. The choir of the Congress street M. E. church will lead the singing. The public may expect an able and interesting lec ture. Accident.—Mrs. Timothy Feeny, a denizen of Washington street, broko her leg yesterday while ascending a ladder in the barn. Home mauufacturo.—The Portland Shirt. •H8CKLLANEODR NOTICES. W. C. Sawyer & Co., No. 22 Market Square, have received their select assortment of choice Flower and Garden Seeds for the Spring trade. Catalogues free. S&W The Pubest and Sweetest Cod-Livbb Oil is Hazard & Caswell's, made on the sea shore, from fresh selected livers, by Caswell, Hazard & Co., New York. It is absolutely pure and sweet. Patients who have once taken it prefer it to all others. Physicians have decided it su perior to any of the other oils in market. mar21-4wt Steel Knives and every description of Table Ware Plated, or Replated in the very best man ner at short notice and at a reasonable price, at Atwood's New Rooms, 27 Market Square. feb25-eodtf Choice Flower Seeds for sale by Kendall & Whitney. Catalogues free. MW&S Gabden, Field and Flower Seeds, for sale by Kendall & Whitney. MW&S BY TELEGRAPH. MATTERS IN MAINE. The Storm.—Several Small Fiahiug Crafts Broken Up. Eastpobt, March 21.—A violent storm has been raging here for the past twelve hours with snow, afterwards turning to rain. Wind blow ing from east at the rate of 30 miles an hour. The steamer New Brunswick came in from St. John about 8 o'clock but could not get to her wharf, and had to go to Kumery's bay for a harbor where she rode out the gale in safety. Several small fishing crafts were badly damag ed, one or two of them completely broken up. The Steamer·. The report in the Boston papers of the Bos tan & Maine Bailroad putting the steamers Lewiston and City of Boston on this route is not correct. Nothing has been seen here of the Lewiston renortad na intpnilincr to mot-A tier first trip last Tuesday, she is running between Portland and Macbias. marine Accidents· Rockland, March 21 .—Another severe snow storm began here yesterday afternoon with strong wind which increased to a heavy north east gale, and continued through the night, J\t about tbree o'clock this rooming, the schooner New Zealand of Deer Isle, dragged from her anchorage, and went ashore on the rocks on the soeth side of Hobbs' wharf in the South cove. In her course she drifted into the schooner Al leghany, carrying away her bowsprit and head gear. The New Zealand is very badly damaged and should the gale continue will probably be badly broken up. The schooner Oregon of this port, broke from her moorings at Snow's wharf, and went ashore on the beach where she lies heavily bedded in the sand. MASSACHUSETTS, The Salary (Meal. Boston, March 21.—The House of Represen tatives to-day refused to suspend the rule pro hibiting the introduction of now business, and which requires a four-fifths vote to allow such introduction, that the resolution censuring the Representatives in Congress from this State for supporting the retroactive feature of the Congressional salary bill, passed at the session just closed. Variane Matter·. The grand -jury have indicted John Savage, late cashier of the Lechmere Natonal Bank, for embezzling $13,000 of its funds. J. H. Cotton, Treasurer of the American Tube Works, died sudden', of heart disease this morning at his residence in Longwood. Bmiamin F. Wethem, a lodger at the Shaw mut Hotel, was found dead in his room this morning, having cut his throat with a jack knife. NEW YOKE. In Memary af the Union Dead. New Yobk, Maroh 21.—A meeting at which Mayor Booth, ex-Gov. Woodford and other prominent residents of Brooklyn were present, was held last n:ght, and a subscription set on foot to erect a monument over the union dead on Cypress Hill cemetery. Attempted Mnrder. A one-armed peddler named Ruhar Moor, entered last evening the house of Mrs. Cath erine Knight, Kent Avenue, Brooklyn, and attempted to murdcJ her, but was prevented by officer Casey and arrested. He is a mem ber of the notorious Battle Row gang of vil lains. Erie. It is stated that ex-Vice President Archer of the Erie Railway, had a contract for handling and forwarding all the freights of the company at Jersey City and this city, receiving therefor a per ceutage, which in 1870 amounted to a million dollars. Archer has been summoned before the Legislative Investigating Commit tee. Befarms in the PoMotBee. It is stated that the new postmaster, Thos. L, James, will inaugurate several much needed reforms in the postoffice of this city, which will tend to facilitate the business of the office to the advantage of merchants and the public generally. ι «nous malien. Charles Goodrich who wae occupying a house alone in Brooklyn, wis found murdered this morning in the cellar of the house, where it is supposed he had gone to learn the cause of a noise, and where the burglar murdered and robbed him, He was a man of some wealth, The Senate Committee to investigate the charges of bribery in connection with Erie leg islation las': year, met at the Fifth Avenue Hotel to-day. Alexander O'Doherity testified at length respecting the transaction which re sulted in the ousting of Jay Gould, and that Gen. Sickles had $300,000 to spend in Albany. Jay Gould was also examined at great length. The body of Foster was taken from the Toombs to-nighr to the residence of Mrs. Fos ter, his widow, in West 24th street. The re mains will be interred on Sunday. Erastus Lyman, ex-President of the Knick boker Insurance Co. has been sued bv the com pauy to recover about $20,000 alleged to have been lost by ihe company on account of unau thorized contracts made by him with irrespon sible parties. Lyman gave bail-in $15,000. In the Marine Court to-day a Mr. Shermhoin obtained a verdict against the Metropolitan Gas Company in a suit for damages done plain tiff 's house by the explosion of gas which es caped from a broken street main pipe. Daniel Hickey, charged with causing the death of his wife by throwing her out of a win dow at their residence, 427 West 42d street, on the night of January 8th last, ' affirms that his wife leaped out of the window while he endeav ored to restrain her. Jno. Coughlan and J no. Green, one just 17 and the other not quite, who attacked on the streets aud robbed a Mr. Antoldi, Sunday night last, were each sentenced to-day to fifteen years in State prison. President Mead, of Bull's Head Bank, be lieves the depositors will no suffer, but that the stockholders will have to lose. The bank has begun to call in the books of depositors. Wm. Kellett, of Brooklyn, while accompany ing an elderly lady to her home in New York last evening, was attacked by three men and probably fatally stabbed. heteorologicaL· . P HOU ABILITIES FOB THE NEXT TWENTÏ-FOUB San Francisco, March 21.—No communica tion has been had with with the Modocs since Mare ι 16th. Gen. Gillen was to-day to pro ceed with his force to the bluffs which over look Capt. Jack's camp to reconnoitre. HOUBS. Wab Dep't, Office Chief Signal Officer, Washington, D. C., March 22. il A V.) .feast Atlantic coasts. The IHod«ee. WASHINGTON. The New Orlruu» tollertomhip. Washington, March 21.—There was a brief discussion to-day in the executive ses-sion of the Senate on the nom nation of Casey as Collect tor of New Orleans, but no vote was taken. Cenflrmili···. Benj. F. Greene, ffm. H. Hendrictoon and Edward S. Holden, to be Professors of Matha ematics in the Navy: Joseph D. Pillow, Sur veyor of Customs at Portsmouth, N. H.: ?? * masters Moses T. Willard at Concord, Ν. n > Elizabeth S. Van Low at Richmond, Λ a. EXTRA SESSION OF THE SENATE. Washington, D. C., March 21, Mr. Sherman offered a resolutiou. winch was referred to the Committee ou ftintuiR, pro viding that two bound copies of the Conces sional record for this session be furnished each Senatoi^ojiowjnjj wa9 read, lies over, and was ordered to be printed: Resolved, That the Committee on Finance in quire what measures can be adopted which shall give to the country a currency convertible into gold at the will of the holder, thus secu ring a greater stability In exchange of trade, or work of protection and investment, and in compensation of labor, and to report by a bill in otherwise at the next session. Mr, Wright asked the Senate to take up the additions to the rules he offered yesterday. After debate Mr. Wright's resolution relative to rules was postponed to the first day of ne xt session. Mr. Ferry offered an amendment to the Cald well resolution, as follows : Resolved, That Alexander Caldwell be and is hereby expelled from the Senate of the United States. Mr. Anthony stated that the Printing Com mittee had contracted with Dennis Murphy to report the debates, and instructed the printer to furnish two copies of the Congressional re cord to members. The Caldwell case was then resumed, Mr. Frelinghuysen submitting some remarks as to the judicial and parliamentary powers of the Senate. Mr. Frelinghuysen said in relation to Cald well, that it was the law of Kansas which had been violated, not the laws of the United States There was no doubt of the fact tbat Caldwell paid Carney ®15,000, but this was not a cri me, as Congress and all the powers of this nation could not make it a crim , and because the Constitutioa says that no expost facto law shall be passed, and the Supreme Court had pronounced the test oath unconstitutional. He, however, considered this act of Mr. CaldweU as connected with the obtaining of his Senatorial office, but as to the election of Caldwell, the elections were legal ; voters voted freely and un derstandingly, and therefore the election was valid, and for this reason he should not vote to declare that Caldwell was not dnly and legally elected. Mr. Howe confined himself principally to the point tbat the evidence was overwhelming, that Caldwell duly and legally elected, and therefore he should not vote for the resolution of the Committee. Mr. Morrill, of Maine, contended that uuder common law, as well as practice of civilized nations, an election is .tot an election if pur chased. The election must be free and by an unbribed vote. The man who tak >s a bribe for a vote is a chattel and a vender, and ceases to be an elector. He should vote for the resolu tion of the Committee, because he believed it to be a wholesome exercise of power and a duty devolved upon the Senate. Mr. Stewart argued that the Senate had no more right to inquire into the vote of mem bers of Legislature than the member of a Leg islature could inquire into votes of Senators. The Senate went into executive sessiou, and soon after adjourned, THE GALLOWS! Execution of Foster and McEl lianey. Description of the Scenes at Ibe Gallows. FOSTEB'S LAST HOUBS. New Yokk, March 21.—As early as 7 o'clock this morning several hundred people had as sembled in front of the city prison, anxiously awaiting the moment when Foster, the murder er of Ave y D. Putnam, was to be led to the scaffold; yet not one in twenty had the slight est chance of gaining admission. Foster anoke at seven o'clock this momiug. He partook of a cup of coffee but ate nothing. Ho was very pale and his strength fast failing. He was attended by Eev. Dr. Tyng and Rev. Mr. Shoonmaker, Chaplain of Sing Sing, rie engaged in devotional exercises until 9 o'clock. At 11 minutes past nine he was led out, sup Sorted by Sheriff Brennan and Under Sheriff tevens. Foster walked unfalteringly to the scaffold. His face had a hectic flush. Arriv ing beDeath the scaffold Rev. Dr Tyus, assist ed by Eev. Mr. Shoonmaker, read the 51»t Psalm As the solemn words were read in which Dr Tyng besought God to ':open the eye of mercy unto this thy servant," the scene was hushed and impressive in the extreme. Dur ing the reading of thfc service Foster stood be neath tl e scaffold, his bead bowed down and his left hind shading his eves. Rev. Mr. Shoon maker shook hands with Foster and said, "God bless thee, my dear friend." At seventeen minutes past nine o'clock the bolt was drawn and Foster's body rose into the air. The on demned man gave one slight struggle, only so slight as to be almost imperceptible. There w s an abxeuce of the usual movement of the shoulders. There was a slight contraction of the lower limbs and a barely perceptible motion of the hands. After hanging five minutes the body was lowered abont nine inches, and a minute thereafter about a foot further. Twelve minutes after the bolt was drawn the pulse ceased to beat. Foster had died almost with out a struggle. It whs evident during the reading of the ser vice that he was rapidly sinking ami scarcely able to stand. The physician noticed this anil Rev. Mr. Sboonm ker had but just shook hands with Foster and said. "Good-bye; God bless you, my friend," when the fatal ball was drawn. After being allowed to han? over twenty min ntes, the body was lowered into a cofflu and conveyed into the det:d house of the Tombs, whence it will be taken to-day to the resideuce of Foster's widow. The interment will prob ably take place on Monday next. At twenty minutes before ten o'clock the crowd of deputy sheriffs and others of the 150 persons who witnessed the execution slowly made their exit from the scene. ncElkaatT'i Execution. Boston, March 21.—.Tames McElhaney, who murdered his wife some six months since, ex piated his crime on the scaffold at the Suffolk Jail in this city this forenoon. He was hung at twelve minutes past eleven, and in twenty minutes life was pronounced extinct. Tbere were about 400 spectators present, and all pre served a respectful silence and dceorum that was almost painful during the execution of the law. The condemned made no remarks upon the scaffold, but before leaving his cell he in dulged in religious devotions, in company with Rev. Mr. Upham, his spiritual adviser, and Father Cook, the chaplain of the jail. He took his last leave of his father and mother last night, and signed a will bequeathing all his property, about $6000, to his onl> child. He walked firmly to the scaffold and behaved with extraordinary fortitude. The body of McElhaney was delivered to his parents this afternoon, who removed it to Kant Cambridge, wliete funeral services will be sol emnized to-morrow at 2 o'clock, from Mr. Ray's church. It is stated on authority of McEIha ney's spiritual advisers, that the members of his wife's family refused to allow him to see his little child named Nellie Emma, who is only two years old. A letter seconding an oft ex près sed wish on < he part of the condemned man to see his child was sent by Sheriff Clark to the family, but withoat effect. Great Pire in Jfomey City. New Yobk, March 21.—About 11.30 to-day a fire broke ont in the ferry house of the Erie railroad, at the foot of Pavonia Avenue, Jer sey Citf. A strong gale was blowing from the west and all efforts to check the flames were unavailing, and the trips of the ferry boats were abandoned. A laige wooden passenger depot in the Tear of the ferry house took tire almost simultaneously and was destroyed. Sev eral trains were hastily removed uninjured. The new freight depot recently erected was al so consumed with a large amount of cotton, as was the old freight depot he vily stored with freight. Taylor's saloou was partially destroy ed. The fire is supposed to have originated from a locomotive spark. All vessels in the viciLity were moved ont of reach of danger. The fire was got under about half past two. The depot for westward bound freight was saved. All the books and papers of the com pany were saved. The freight burned consisted of 1000 bales of cotton, 200 hogsheads of tobac co and some oil cake. The loss by the fire, it is estimated, will not exceed $500,000, includ ing the following: New freight depot $20 000, cotton $100,000, old freight depot $5000, tobacco and other freight $50,000, passenger depot $15, 000, ferry building $12,000, ferry bridges $10, 000, Taylor's saloon $6000, with the exception of the latter which is covered, the amount of insurance is unascertained. There is no inter ruption to traffic. Shipwreck and Lmi of Life. Lewes, Del., March 21.—Bark Jens Lassen, from London for Philadelphia went ashore at Indian River Inlet yesterday. The Captain's wife and daughter, the first and second mates, and two seaman were drowned in attempting to land. The vessel is on the northern point of the inlet and full of water. milVOB TELfiGBAns. Howard & Wheeler's steam box and planing mill in Natick, Mass., was burued Friday. Loss $8,000; partly insured. A letter from Tucson, Arizona, states that the effect of the treaty made with Cachise, the Apache Indian chief, has been to place bim and his blood thirsty tribe on a reservation in Arizona from whence thev make frequent in cursions upon the Mexicans in Souora, but do not trouble settlers in Arizona. Letters from parties in London express much concern in regard to the management of the miniug property iu Utah owned by them. It is

stated that the English capitalistspre losing con fidence, not in the intrinsic value of the mines, but on accjunt of the sharp speculative prac tice of the parties interested in that territory. Edward Donnelly, of New Orleans, was •Thursday sentenced to be hune for the murder f«n u'8 tiallagher on the 27th of September, ^ Ο JK Κ1GN Revolt in Sail Domingo Defeat of the Insurrec tionists· New York Match 21.-Λ Porto Plata, St Domingo, letter states that there is considera ble excitement there, growing out of the fol lowing circumstances: Ou the announcement of the lease of Saraana Bay to Americans, one Nevez, formerly Gover nor of Porto Plata, protested against President Baez'e action, gathered some followers and threatened an attack on Porto Plata. Gonzales, the present Governor of Porto Plata,sent a few government troops and dispersed Nevez. The followers and two sons of Nevez fledj finally taking refuge in the private residence of the British Consul, Hamburger Gonzales sent a demand to Hamburger, demanding that they be given up to him, but Hamburger refused, claiming thi.t the British flag protected the fu gitives in his private residence as if they were at his bis official consulate office. Gonzales ordered the refugees to be taken by force, and they were thus taken from the residence. Hamburger protested and is reported to have sent for an English man-of-war. The course of Gonzales is endorsed by President Baez, and the prissners have been sent under guard from Porto Plata to St. Domingo The d«aen Award. London, March 21.—In the House of Com mons this evening, Gathorne Haidy moved an address to the Crown, praying that the govern ment be instructed ο dissent from the three rules adopted by the Court of Arh'tration. Mr. Hardy, in the course of an able speech in support of his motion, declared that in mak ing it ne had no party object, nor did he intend to cast tha slighte t imputation on the fairness of the arbitrators. The disclaimer was received with cheers. Mr. Foster opposed the motion because it practically called for a vote of ceusure on arbi trators who adopted th>- rule. These rules af fected the United States as much a* England. No other nation was interested. If we object to them now it will appear as if we were smart ing under the sense of having to pay the com pensai, η awarded, and the united actiou of America and England hereafter in case of war with or between other powers would be impos sible. Mr. Vernon Harconrt spoke strongly in favor of the motion. Ht declared that tho rules never held water. Tho best thing possible to do was to request the United States Government to withdraw them and substitute others, which in event of war would not make neutrality intol erable. Mr. Kathbone was opposed to disturbing the decision of the Geneva Board. He argued that rules only required England to enforce her own laws, and if they were repealed England's commerce would hie ruinei forever in the very next war. He hoped the House would not re verse the Government's just and statesmanlike policy. Mr. Gregory, conservative, sharply criticised the action of the Geneva Board in imposing dangerous liabilities on neutrals. Sir Stafford Nortlicote was disposed to favor it. He asked whether the Government really accepted the ideas involved in these rules. If it did, they ought to be made law. fllohamedan Invasion of lV*rthcru. San Francisco, March 21.—The steamship Alaska from Hong Kong via Yokohoma and to-day, and brings advice from the former to Feb. 12th and the latter to Feb. 24th. Great apprehension was felt of a Mohamedan invasion of northern China. The Grand Lama of Thibet professes alle gience to the young Emperor of China. Loss of the Ship Senccn. The clipper ship Seneca, engaged iri the tea trode, was wrecked near Caracellas, and out of a crew of 29, including the Captain, only one man was saved. All hands at first escaped on a raft which four days after went to pieces. The Conntry Thrown Open to Foreigners. A special edict tolerating Christianity throughout Japan has been promulgated and it is determined to throw the whole country open i— X-—i m. « «·Kviciumcuu xa cuucavuuu" to form a code based upon European systems. A universal exhibition is tu be held in Japan, probably at Yeddo, within the next four years. Arrest of the Principal Operator in the Bank of England Forgery. Havana, March 20.—On the strength of the Cable despatches from London, the police here have arrested Austin Bayson Bidwell, alias Warren, his wife and IIany Nun, a servant. Iiidweil is supposed to be the principal operator in the recently discovered frauds on the Bank of England, and answers to the description tel egraphed by the London police, travelling with with an American passnort. He went through France into Spain, aud reached Santauder, where he embarked on board a French steam er for Havana. The steamer arrived here on Saturday when the whole party «ere taken in to custody. Bidwell and the servant Nun are in jail and forbiddeu to hold communication with auy one, or each other. The lady was permitted to remain at a hotel, where she is uuder survillance of the police. Although there is noextradition betweeu Spain and Great Britain, the authorities will send the whole party back to London if proper proofs are furn jshed. The confession of Noyes, now under arrest in London, will implicate Bidwell in the forgeries. ΊΠΙΧΟΚ TELEGRAMS. The body of Mary Hassell, aged (59, was found Thursday lying in the front yard of her residence at New Orleans. It is supposed she was murdered for her money. Blanchard's bookstore inj Cincinnati, was burned Thursday night. The steamship Celtic, which sailed from Liv erpool for New Xork the 13th, took Police In spector Webb of London, with extradition pa per ; for the return of Geo. McDonald, arrested at Xew York Thursday. The United States ship Guard sailed for Trieste Friday with a full cargo for the Vienna Exposition. FIMNCI1L AMD COMMERCIAL. Receipts by Railroads anil Steamboats. Grand Trunk Railway—5 cars sundries, 3 do for Boston, 2 do potatoes, 1 do shingles, 1 do laths, 1 1 do seed, 52 do lumber, 2 do masts, 1 do hay, 1 do oats, 1 do corn 6 do for St. John, NR, 6 do for Hal ifax, 6 do for Allan Line, 1 do for Liverpool, 2 do flour, 11 do fo> G. T. R. Foreign Exports. SAGUA. Bark Daring—3797 shooksand heads,37, 600 hoop?, 50 eashs nails. Foreign Imports. PERNAMBUCO. Brig J H Kennedy—6000 bags sugar to J L Farmer. New York Ntoclc an«l money Market. New York. March. 21— Morning.—Gold at 115J. Money at 1-32 per cent, per day. Sterling Exchange long 108; do short 10b}. Stocks steady. European Market·. Lome», March 21—1.30 P. M.—Consols opened at 92$ @ 32i for money and account. American securities—U. S. 5-20's 18G5, old, at 93§ ; do 1867, 93J; do 10-40s, 89; new 5s, 90J. Erie Rail way at 51 J. London, March 21—5.00 P. M.—Consols closed un» changed. American securities—U. S. 5-20s, 1865, old, 93J; do 1867,93$; U. S. 10-40s, 90J: new 5s90J. Erie Railway 51f. Liverpool, March 21—5.00 P. M.—Cotton closed unchanged, sales 12,000 bales,including 2000 for spec ulation and export. New York. March 20—Even in g.—Money loaned m η at nf t Vit» dûv or 1-lft r,nr nnn» onsl ίιιίΛΜ.» closed easy at 7 per cent, on announcement that le gal tender circulation has increased $1,141,000 or to $358,471,000. Sterling Exchange weak at 107ft @ 107^. Some German bankers were drawing agains ship ments of Erie stocks and bonds at 7§. Gold weaken ed from 115ft @ 115§, recovering to 115ft, and closed at 115} @ 1154 ; loans at 5 per cent, to 1-16 for carrying. Clearing· $56,000,000. Treasury disbursements $80. 500. Government» more active and firm. State bonas very dull. Railroad mortgages steady except Hart ford & Erie, which declined to 40 to firsts,while guar anteeds were offered at 60. Stocks more active with wider and more frequent fluctuations. The with drawal of funds for shipment to the interior for tem porary use in Adril settlements contributed to the monetary stringency and caused a considerable de cline in prices. Western Union was strong, and dee pita the continued reports of the consolidation of the opposition lines, advanced from 86} to 87ft ; Pacific Mail was very active, the transactions exceeding 40, 000 shares. The whole market closed steady. The following were the quotations of Government securities: United States coupou G's, 1881 119 United States 5-20's 1862 1153 United States 5-20's 1804 115} United States 5-20's 1865, old 115 United States 5-20's 1865, new * 114| United States 5-20's 1867 116 United States 5-20's 116f United States 5's, new 113# United States 10-40's.,coupons Ill Currency 6's 113} The following wore the opening quotations of Stocks : Western Union Telegraph Co 87J Pacific Mail 54f N. Y. Centra' and Hudson Kiver consolidated... .100j Erie * 63ft Em preferred « 73 Union Pacific stock 34} The following were the quotations for Paciiio Bail road securities: Central Pacific bonds 103$ Union Pacific do 86 Union Pacific land grants 78 Uuiou Pacific income bonds 73 Domestic Markets. New York. March 21—Evening— quie* and an £c higher on low Middlings; sales 2548 bales; Middling uplands at 19}c. Flour dull aud unchanged ; Bales 7300 bbls ; State 5 90 @ 8 35 ; Round hoop Ohio 7 15(3} 10 50; Western 5 90 @ 10 50; Southern 6 15 @ 13 00. Wheat about lc better ; sales 13,000 bush ; No 1 Spring 1 72} @ 1 76} ; No 2 at 1 60 @1 73; Winter Red Western 1 62} @ 1 85; White Michigan 1 80 @ 2 15. Corn is quiet? and steady : sales 45,000 bush ; new Mix ed Western 65 @ 65}c ; old Ίο 63} @ 63}c. Oats farm er; sales 39,000 budi; White State 48 @5 }c; new Western Mixed 46 (a> 48}c. Beef quiet and steady.— Pork lower ; new m€s.j 16 00. Lard easier at 8ft @ 8ftc. Butter quiet and firm ; State 32 @ 48e ; Ohio at 18 @ 31c. Whiskey is lower at 90| @ 91c. Rice steady at 8 @ 8}c Sugar in moderated emand ; Muscovado 8} @ 8ftc ; refining 8} @ 8}c. Coftee dull ; Rio at 161 @ 19c in Gold. Molasses is quiet and firm ; New Orleans at 65 @75o. Naval Stores—Spirits Turpentine quiet at 56} ifè 57c ; Rosin lower at 3 25 @ 3 40 for strained. Petroleum very ; crude 9} (φ @ y}c ; retiued 19}c. Tal low is quiet at at 8} @ 8 15-I6c. Freights to Liverpool are quiet ; Grain, per steam, 7d. Chicago, March. 21.—Flour quiet and unchanged. Wheat steady : No 1 Spring 1 26}; No Spring atA 20 cash ; 1 20} seller April ; 1 24} for seller May, No J Spring 1 07} (g 1 083 for regular aud fresb; r^ecUîaat 93 ® y3c. Corn Meadν : No 2 Mixed at 31| ca*B, 31ftc bid seller April ; seller" May 35Jc ; fleeted at 28c. Oate unchanged ; Ne 2 at 26c lor regular; 261 ® 27c lor fresh ; rejected 23| @ 24c. Hye hrmer and higher, No 2 at 65cc. Barley in tair demand and advanced, No i Fall at 77c for fresh. Provisions quiet aud weak.— Pork dull aud declining; seller at 14 85 lor May, quoted at 14 65 cash or April. Lard nominally un changed ;At 7 90 cash; 8 05 seller Ma v. Bulk Meats unchanged ; sales ot shoulders §Jc ; short rib middles 7}c, both packed. Bacon in fair demand and firm ; sales of clear rib sides for April 81c packed ; clear siles 8Jc packed for April. Whiskey is steady at 86ic« Receipts—10,000 bbls flour, 26,000 busb wheat, 113, 000 busb corn, 31,000 busb oats, 0,000 busb rye, 7,000 bnsb barley. Shipment»-10,000 bbls flour, 12,000 bush wheat, 15, 000 bush corn, 22,000 bush oats, 1,000 bush rye, 10,000 bush barley. Cincinnati, March. 21.—Provisions—Pork steady; held at 15 25. Lard firm ; steam at 7§ @ 8 ; kettle 8J. Bulk Meals—shoulders at 5} @ 5*c ; clear rib sides 7| @7*c: <îlear sides held at 7ic. Bacon is steady; shoulders at 62 @ 6*c ; clear rib sides 8J @ 8$ ; clear sides held at 8Jc. Whiskey is steady at 85c. xOLSDO, March 21.—Flour quiet and unchanged.— Wheat firm and in fair demand ; sales of No 1 White Michigan 1 78; Amber Michigan 1 65* @ 1 66; seller May 1 70; do June 1 72* ; No 2 Bed at 1 75. Corn is high Mixed on the spot 39}; seller May 41*c; seller June 42 }c ; seller July 43}c ; low Mixed on spot 38gc ; no grade at 37fc. Oats dull and declining ; sales of No 3 at 33c on spot ; seller May 35c ; rejected 31c. Receipt—ΐ,υΟΟ bbls flour, 3,000 bush wheat, 1G,000 buah corn, 3,000 bush oats. Shipments—0000 bbls flour, 7,000 bush wheat, 8,000 bush corn, 3000 bush oats. Detroit, March 21.—Flour dull and unchanged. a Γ· extra at 1 02 bid ; No 1 White 184 ; Amber Michigan l 67. Corn steady at 42ic. Oats in good demand at 35Jc. I{ecelpt8--2,0I)U bbls flour, 2000 busli wheat, 15,000 bush corn, 0,000 bush oat». Shipments—1000 bbls Hour, s,000 bush wheat, 4,000 bush corn, 0000 bush oats. Coableston, March 21.—Cotton quiet; Middling upland? 18J @ 18Jc. Savannah. Match 21.—Cotton is quiet and steady: Middling uplands at 18§c. Mobile. March 21.—Cotton firm; Middling up lands at 18J @ 18*c. New OB leans, March 21.—Cotton in active de mand; Middling uplands 18§c. Haraaa Market., March 21.—Sugar weak and buyers de mand a reduction. Exchange on the United States, 60 days curreucy, 12 @ 12* premium ; short sight 151 @ 15}; 60 days, Gold, 30* @ 31 prem ; short sight 321 @ 33 prem. PROBATE NOTICES, To all Pernon» interested in either of the Estates hereinafter named: AT a Court of Probate held at Portland, witliin and for the County of Cumberland on the first Tuesday of March, in the year of our Lord eight een hutidred and seventy-three, the following matters having been presented for the action thereupon here inafter indicated, it is hereby Ordered, That notice thereof be given to all persons inter ested, by causing a copy of this order to be published three weeks successively in the Maine State. Press and Eastern Argus, papers printed at Portland afore said, that they may appear at a Probate Court to be held at said Portland on the first Tuesday of April next, at at ten of the clcck in the forenoon, and be heard thereon, and object if they see cause. WILLIAM H. MERRYMAN, minor child and heir of Hudson B. Merrynaan late of HarpswelL deceased. Account ρ esented for allowance by Paul C. Alexan der, 'iuardian. ALZIDA F. Β ABB, minor child and heir of Alzida P. Babb, late of Bridgton, deceased. First account presented for allowance by JoshuaD. Roberts, Guar uiwa. HENRY WlTHAM, late of Casco, deceased. Pe tition for license to sell and convey real estate, pre sented by Spencer Decker, Administrator, de bonis non JCHN MARSH, late of New Gloucester, deceased. Petition for license to sell and convey real estate, pre sented by Joseph Cross, Administrator. FRANCIS BLACKSTONE, late of Pownal, de ceased. First account presented for allowance, by David Grose and Samuel L. Tryon, Executors. CARRIE MAY SWEETSER & AL, minor children and heirs of Edwin Sweetser, late of Pownal, deceas ed. Accounts presented for allowance by Erastus True, Guardian. JOSHUA LITTLEFIELD, late of Standish, de ceased. Petition for allowance out ot personal estate presented by Sally B. Littlefleld, widow of said de ceased. LOUISA H. COBB, late of Windham, deceased. Nuncupative Will and ρ tition for the probate there of, presented by James A. Cobb, the Executor there in named. STEPHEN HANSON, late of Windham, deceased. Petitious for assignment of dower in real estate and for allowance out of personal estate, presentod by Hannah Hanson, widow ot said deceased. MAKYT. ROB»VINS, late of Gorham, deceased. Will and petition for the probate thereof, presented by Charles H. Reynolds, the Executor therein named. MILDRED CHANDLER, late of Falmouth, de ceased. Will and petition for the probate thereof, {>resented by Harriet A. Norton, the Executrix there n named. HANNAH STRAYTON & ALS,minor children and heir» of Charlie St.ravt.nn Intp nt hporintr iltu»aao<u1 Accounts ρ esented for allowance by Grenville M. Stevens, Guardian. CHARLES E. BRADLEY, minor child and lieir of Leonard W. Bradley, late of Westbrook, (now Deer ing) deceased. Petition for license to sell and convey real estate, presented by Charles A. Bradley, Guard ian. GERSHOM SKILLIXGS, late of Westbrook, de ceased. Will and petition lor the probate thereof, Presented by Patience Skillings, the Executrix there i named. EUNICE O. COLLEY, late of Portland, deceased. Will and petition for the probate thereof, and for ad ministration, with the Will annexed, presented by Frank L. Colley, son of said dece sed. PHÏÎBE CUMMINGS, late of Portland, deceased. Third account presented for allowance, by William P. Haines, Ambrose Eastman and Edward Eastman, Trustees. THOMAS MEANS, late of Portland, deceased. First and final account presented for allowance, by Thomas G. Loring, Executor. JOHN A. WATERMAN, Judge. A true Gopy of the original Order. Attest, WM. K. NEAL, Register. mar!2 w3wll REASONS WHY THE PA I N-K I L L ER MAJiUF'D BY PERRY DAYIS & SOX IS THE Best Family Medicine of the Age ! And why it sJionld be kept always near at hand : 1st. Pain-K illcr is the môst certain Cholera cure that medical science has produced. 2nd. Pain-Killer, as a Diarrhoea and Dysen tery remedy, seldem if ever fails. 3rd. Pain-Killer will cure Cramps or Pains in any part of the system. A single dose usually effects a cuie. 4th, Pain-K il le*· will cure Dyspepsia and In digestion, if used according to directions. 5th. Pain-Killer is an almost never failing cure for Sudden Colds, C«»ughs, &c. 6th. Pain-Killer has proved a Sovereign Rem edy for Fever and Ague, and Chill ITever; it has cured the most obstinate cases. 7tli. Pain-Killer as a liniment is nnequaled for Frost Bites, Chilblains, Burns, Bruises, Cuts, Sprains, &c. 8th. Pain-Killer has cured cases of Rheuma tism and Neu algia after >eare standing, 9th. Pain-Killer will destroy Boils, Felons, Whitlows, Old Sores, giving relief from Pain after the first application. 10th. Pain-Killer cures Headache, and Tooth ache. 11th. Pain-Killer will save you days of sick ness and many a Dollar in time and Doc tor's Bills. 12th. Pain-K "lier is a purely Vegetable prep aration, safe to keep and to use in every family. The simplicity attending its use, together with the great variety of diseases that may be entirely eradicated by it, and the g eat amount of pain and suffering that can be alleviated through its use, make it iui peratiue upon every person to supply themselves with this valuable remedy, and to keep it always near at hand. The Pain-Killer is how known and ap preciated in every quarter of the G1 »be. Physicians recommei.d it in their practice, while all classes of so iety have found in it relief anil eomfort. Give it a trial. ^ ^ Bo sure and bu y the genuine. Every Drug gist, and nearly every Country Grocer throughout the land keep it for sale. mchHeodlm τηητ wr a η mr ~w IT A· Il M m Book, Card and Joli PRINTER 109 EXCHANGE STREET Daily Press Printing House. Every description of Worfa promptly and carefully executed and at tlie Lowest Prices. NOTICE Is hereby given, that the subscriber» have t>een duly appointed Executors of the Will of RHODA Α. H ANNA, late of Portland, In the County of Cumberland, deceased, and have tak en upon tliemselv, s that trust by giving bonds as the law directs. All persons having Jemands upon the estate of said deceased, are required to exhibit the same: and all persone iudebted to said estate are called upon to make payment to WORTHY C. BARROWS, I RUFUS DEERING. I ecuto"· Portland, March 4th, 18T3. marl9dlaw3WW NOTICE 1b hereby given, that the subscriber has been duly appointed and taken upon himsell the trust of Administrator of the estate of EUGENE F. AUSTIN, late ol Portland, In the county of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law dlreets. All persons having demands upon the estate of said deceased arertqnlred to exhibit the same ; and all persons indebted to said estate are called upon to make payment to BENJAMIN KINGSBURY, JR., Adui'r. Portland, Mar. 4th, 1873. marl9dlaw3w»W NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the subscrib er has been duly apimlnted nnd taken upon him self the truet of Administrator of the estate of JOSEPH L SMALL, late of Wostbrook, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law directs. All persons having de mauds upon the estate of said deceased, are required to exhibit the same; and all persona Indebted to said estate are called upon to make payment to EDMUND M. WOODBURY. Adm'r. Westbrook, March 4,1873. mchl0dlaw3wM* ENTERTAINMENTS. Closing Entertainment—People's Conrse. Wednesday Evening, march îJ7lh. Dramatic Reading by the talented elocutionist, Prof. J. W. CHURCHILL. Reserved Seats 50 cents; for sale at Stockbridge's and at the door. Pupils of the public schools may obtain seats for 25 cents each. mar21tf MUSIC ELA-IjL. Amateur Dramatic ENTERTAINMENT ί to be given by the S. D. C.'s ON FRIDAY & SATURDAY EVE NINGS, MARCH 28th, & 29th, — CALLED — NOT GUILTY, In wliich thore Isa support of TWENTY PERSONS Having been to a larje «pense in the way of paint ing, scenery, and obtaining prope· ties In order to render the play in a proper manner, it is hoped that the public will show their appreciation by till.«κ the house both nights. Prices ..f admission: Orchestra Chairs, 5'N;te. Pir quet, 35cts. Galler. ,25ctc. marildtd Sheriff's Sale. STATE OF MAINE, I Cumberland θ». j TAKEN on Execution and will be sold at public auc tion on Monday the thirty-first (31st,) day of March A. D. 1873, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at the Sherifi's Office in Portland, m said county, all the right in equity which Isaac Edwards of Windham, in said eouniy Las or had at flv · o'clock and thirty min utes in the atternoon on Wednesday the twelfth day February, A. D., 1873, being the time of the at tachment or the same on an Execution issued by our Superior Court at Portlaud, and dated on the eighth day of January, A. D., 1873, to redeem the following described mortgaged real estate, situated in Wind and bounded as follows, to wit : being parte of lots numbered twenty-three and twenty-lour in iho f urth and last division of lands in said town. Be eining at the east side of the road leading from Port land to Raymond, at thj north ast coiner of land owned bv Esther Prince; thence westerly on the line of said Prince's land across said road to land owned by John Lindsey ; thence northerly on the line of said Idndsey's and to a stone or stake about 50 rods; thence westerly on the line of sa d ι indsey's land to the basin so called ; thence northerly on the shore of the basin to land owned by Albert Kennard ; tuence easterly on the line of si*id Kennard's land to land owned by J. B. Hodgdon; thence -outheriy on the line of said Hodgdou's land to land owned by Julia Crockett ; thence southerly on the line of said Crock ett's land to a stone or stake; thenci easterly on the line of said Crockett's land to the mill lot so cahed: thence easterly on the line of said mill lot to land owned by Jemsha Strout; thence southerly on the line of said Strout's line to the bound first mentioned, containing fiity aeres, more or less, being the same conveyed to said Edwards by Eben F. Manchester by his warrantee deed of March bth, A. D , 1872. re corded in book 393, page 154, In the Cumber.and Reg istry of Deeds. Dated at Portland this twelfth day at February, A D., 73. mariw4w W. If. DRESSER, Depnty Sherift. BONDS FOR SALE. Portland City · - -6's Bangor " - - - 6'g St. Louis " . . . 6's Elizabeth, N. J., . 7>g Cleveland "... 7>g Toledo " ... g'g Cook County, 111,, * - » 7»g Marion County, Ind., - . 8>s Maine Central R. R. - 7'g Portland & Rochester R. R. - 7>g Atchison, Topeka & Sante Fe Gold 7'g Northern Pacific R. R. Gold - 7-SO's LMcago, Wan. & vin. R. R. Uoid - 7'a Atlantic & St. Lawrence B. B. Stock and Dcf. Bent Scrip BOUGHT BY Swan & Barrett, too miDDliE STREET. feb24 eodti J. B. Brown & Sons, BANKERS, Ιο. 40 Exchange St., PORTLAND, MAINE. Business the same as an Incor porated Bank. Interest allowed on Deposits. Dealers in Government Bonds. Gold and Foreign Exchange. Investment Securities constant· ly on hand. jau29 istt COPABTNEBSHIP NOTICE. THE undersigned have this day formed a partner ship under the style of Craig, Jackson & Brackett, lor the purpose of carrying on the Plastering, Stncco and Mastic business in all its branches, and have taken the stand NO. 29 PLEASANT STREET, (formerly occupied bg Jennings Λ Son.) All orders for Whitening, Whitewashing and Color ing will be promptly and faithfully executed. A lib eral share of public patronage respectfully solicited. JOSEPH CRAIG, CHARLES JACKSON. SAMUEL H. BRACKETT. Portland, March 19, 1873. mch20oodlm HAMBURGS! WE shall open thin (lav one of the largest and best line of Edges and Insertion , ever opened in Portland, and at prices that defy competition GREAT BARGAINS AT 12 l-2c, 20c, 25c, 50c. COTELL & COMPARY. HAMBURGS ! jan24 tf WEBSTEB HOUSE, 383 IIANOVER ST., BOSTON. * »vj/m-vui uaiiu^ louiitu auu iciUIUiOUCU llllO Hotel, respectfully solicits the patronage of those vis iting Boston on business or pleasure. Terms : Rooms and full board, per diy. Rooms without board, for each person, 75c. to $ 1. This house is within five minutes' walk of all the Eastern Steamer Lan·tings and Depot. It contains 125 rooms, every convenience for comfort, and under the management of Μ κ. G. W. RELYEA, must prove attractive to the traveling public. Carriages in constant attendance and tiorse.Cars pass the aoor. marleodlm Steamer Wanted. WANTED to purchase a steamer to ply between the Coal mines, Sydney, and the ~ras. D. Or Lake of Cape Breton, N. Scotia, a side-wheel steam er about 130 feet keel, draft of water 6 feet, speed not less than 12 knots, with state rooms and accom modations for 60 passengers, to be a sea-going steam er with no guards excepting those required for wheels. For further particulars enquire of Messrs. JOHN TAYLOR <fc CO., Halifax. N.S., " SCAMMELL BROS., St. John, Ν. B., Capt. J. HOWARD BEATLY, Sydney, C. B., or to T. C. HERSEY, Portland, Maine. mchl7eod4t Gentlemen's Garments CLEANSED, — OR — Dyed Brown, Black, Blue-Black and Blue, AND PRESSED BEADY FOE WEAR. No Ripping required. Warranted not to crock. AT FOSTER'» ΟΥΚ HOCHE. mar21TT&Stl 94 Union St. Copartnership and Removal. MR. C. A. KENN A.KD, has this day been admit ted a member of our firm in the Book, Card, and general Job Printing Business. Onr largely Increased business oas compelled u§ to remove to the more spacious rooms, No. 174 Middle, opposite the Junction of Federal and Middle Streets, where we hope to serve our cusiomeraas promptly a· lormeriy. GEO. A. JONES & CO. Portland, Marcli 1st, 1873. maredlw&then eod2w EEMOVAL. P- FEEIVEV, FLAHTEBEB & STUCCO WORKER, having removed from the corner of Cumberland and rranklin Bneets to IV·. ST Federal Street, be tweon Pearl and Market street*, is prepared to do Plastering, Coloring, Whitening and White Washing. Prompt and pcr-onal attention paid to all kinds ot jobbing in my line. mchlfleodSm Maint Savings Bank. IV·. too middle Street, Pertlaad. DEPOSITS made In this Bank, on or before April 3d, 1873, will draw interest from April 1st. NATHL. F. DEK1UNO, Treasuier. March 21,1873. d&wtd A SORE CURE FOR SORE THROAT AND CHIL BLA1NS. Grows' Liniment ! Sold by all dealers in medicine. marl0eod2m House to Let. A RENT for a small family, No. 1 Quincy Stre Enquire at 117 Exchange Street. mattlu3t J. I>. SAWYER. AUCTION SALES. Βτ J. ». RAILEY Sc CO., A«.U Cienteel Furniture atAuction ON Wednesday, March 2Cth, at to o'clock A M* .· HouKe No. 3 hherbrook street, we S£ii 'Ά* Ά the Furniture in said Houw, cooaUtloz in ϋϋ Chamber Sett, Bedsteads, bureaus, MatreiweSailr rors, Picture»», Clock, Parlor. Chamber andf&tair c®x pets, Lounge. Toilet, CenTer and Kite Lieu 'tablée Crockery, Glass, Wooden and Iron Ware, Parlor and Cook Stoves, etc., with the entire Kitchen Furnhur·. This Furniture is nearly new—very little UMd and la perfect order. GEO. W. PARrfKR, Auctioneer, martltf Assignee'·· Sale. ON WEDNESDAY, March 28th, at Mo'daek P. M., 1 »hall ecu at the ealesroom ofr. O. Bailey & Co., 18 Exchange street, Portland. Me., the Mis cellaneous Libra; y of John O. WlnaMp, Bankrupt, consisting <,t Ajjpieton'i New Ame lean Encyclopedia and other valuable wo>ks. Can be examined on Tuesday und Wednesday before the sale. C Ρ MA ITOCKS Assignee in Bankruptcy oi joLn O. Wlnshlp. F. Ο. ΒΛΙΙ.ΚΥ 4k CO., Ascllearer·· nichl9 dtd Portland Dry Dock Bonds at Λ ac tio i. ON WEDNESDAY, March 26th, at 12 o'clock, noon, at Merchant's Exchange, Exchange St., we shall sell tor benefit of whom it may concern, $56,000 First Mortgage Bonds of Portland Dry Dock aud Warehouse Company, Terms made knt/wn at sale. F. O. BAILEY Ac CO , AaetiMeer·. maris dtd Valuable Machinery, En gine, Boiler, &c„ AT AUCTION ON FRIDAY, MARCH 28th, AT 3 O'CLOCK p. a., we shall sell at RIELCHERS MILLS (so call·*/ ON WEST COMMERCIAL STREET, PORTLAND, MB, the following property if not disposed of at private sale: 1 tubular Boiler, 50 three inch tubes, 16 ft; 1 sta tionery Engine, 11x24; 1 Know let» Pump and all couuection»; 1 R. Ball & Co.'edouble Surfacing Ma chine; 1 Daniel* Planer. 12 feet bed 18 in. wide; I Edging Saw Carriage Table, Ac. ; 1 large f flitting Saw Table; 1 Myers large tize Moulding Macnlne; I Turning Lathe; 1 Chucn Turning Lathe; 1 Woods Saw Sharpening Machine; 1 irregular Moulding Ma chine: V Band Saw; 1 Grindstone; 1 Swing Ovt-oft Saw; 2 Splitting Saw Wood Tables; 3 cnt-ofi Saws; 2 R. Ball & Co.'8 Tenon Machines: 1 Sash Sticking Machine wood; 1 Smith's power Morliting Machine door» ; l Smith's power Mortising Machine saib ; 1 Boring Machine; 1 Panel Planer: 1 Panel Raiser; 1 Glue Sink and Heater ; 4 Door seits; I Sand Paper ing Mu- hine; 1 Smith's Moulding Machine; 1 Smith's Mortising Machine Sash: ί Blind Slat lenon Ma chines; 1 R.Bali ύί Co.'s Tenon Machine; 1 Ci imping Machine; 1 Wiring Machine Blinds; 1 W**i"g Ma chine; Main Sha t, Hangers and Pulleys: 2 four ieet Iron Pulleys; 66 fet-t 3-Inch shafting: 8 large 'Mang ers; Counter Shafts and Pulley*; Emery ««heels; Hand r-crewn; Iron fut ting for Moulding Machine. F. O. BAILEY & CO., Asctiesten. mch4 dt" _ J. S. BAILEY A CO., Commission Merchants, AUCTIONEERS TO.39 EXCHANGE RTBEfcr. Next below Merchants' Exchange. JOSEPH S.BAILEY, GEO. W. PAKKER. References— Mcwr». H. J. Llbby Λ Co., and Ht» Charles P. tori Uni, Me.; Meaata. Leon aid & Co., and Lee & Shepard, Boatnn. apllt Allan Line. Montreal Ocean Steamship Co. UNDER CONTRACT FOR THE CARRYING OF TBI Cui^iaa Vailed State· Hall·. Passengers booked to London derry and Liverpool. Return Ticket· granted at Red need Bates. The Steamship PHI 881 IN, Cart. DalHa, Will lure this port for Liverpool on SATURDAY, March 994, Immediately after the arrival of the Train of th previous day from Montreal. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, Cabin (ac cording to aecommodatlona) S70 to M·1 Payable in Gold or ita equivalent. For Freight or Cabin Passage, apply to H. & A. ALLAN, No. 1 India St. Fjr Steerage Passage Inward and outward, and lor Sijht Drafts on England for small amount· apply to JAMES L. FA KM EU, No. 3 India Street, Portland. Nov. 19th, 1872. noVietf W. C. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, 3 Dear· East ·Γ Traapla St., PORTLAND, ME. GAS AND WATER PIPING. Gu and Water Pipe introduced into Hons**, Halle, Hotels ami public buildings in a iaitbful manner. Also, Gas Fixtures, Images and Custs rebronwd and made to look as good as uew. Gas Rings and Jets made to order. Mr. C., who for several years past bas been in the employ of Mr. Kinsman, hopes by promptness and strict attention to bubiness to merit a Cur share of public patronage. foblSdtf GAS NOTICE. Orders for removal of obstraet ions in service pipes, if left at the Office in the Morning will be at tended to same day; if lett late is the day, they may not receive at tention till next day. Argus and Advertiser copv. jao31dtf INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO. Eaatpart, Calais aad St. Jalua, Makr, Wiadear and Halifax. SPRING ARRANGEMENT. TWO TRIPS PER WEEK! dSSaSBsa^i'i On and after Monday March 24tb the Steamer New York. Capt. B. Winchester, and the Steam* New Brunswick, Capt. S. H. —'Pike, will leave Railroad Wharf, foot ot State St., every MONDAY and THURSDAY at 6 P. M., for Rasti»ort and St. John. Returning will leave St. John and Kastport on the same days. Connections made at Eastport for St. Andrews, Robbiuston, Calai·, Woodstock and Houlton. Connections made at St. John for Digby, Annapo lis, Windson, Kentville, Halifax, N. S.,Shediac, An· herst. Έ3ΓFreight received on days of sailiug until 4 o'clock P. M. marl«islwtc A. R. STUBR8, Agent. W. C. BECKETT. Merchant Tailor ! 137 MIDDLE ST., Still keeps up hie reputation lor selecting STYLISH GOODS, As you will see by looking luto hie window, and fill ing in to examine New Goods Just Received. 137 MIDDLE STREET. marl4 d3w Special Meeting· A SPECIAL meeting of the Stockholders of the Atlantic and St. Lawrence Railroad Company, will be held at the Company's office in Portland, on WEDNESDAY the second day of April 1873, ai 10 ο clock A. M.—To see if the stockholders will accept an act of the Legislature of the St»te of Maine, entitled an "Act additional to an act to establish the Atlantic & St. Lawrence Railroad Company," ap proved February 4th, 1873. To see if the stockholders will ratify and confirm the act.'on of the Directors iu authorizing and in structing the Treasurer to endorse in the name of the company, the bonds of ths Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada, issued in renewal of bonds of the St. Lawrence & Atlantic Railroad Company, indors ed by this Company· . _ Per order of the Piry tor*. F. R. BARRETT, Clerk. Portland, March 12,1873. mar!2dtd "* GEO. E. COLLINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 316 CPNOBBS8 STREET, I. prepared Ό make all the varlon· styles of Card Picture·, Bfmbraal, .Tlrdalll·*, **.. fr.a Krf.nrfard Nrniirr·. By thl» proo»e· we G.I rid .f Fivclilet, iflale .■ j ather Iw· .r the MWia. K™ all of whlchn· extra charge will be made. All work warranted t· please. Call and examine for youraeWti. mchl&itf NEW OYSTE R HOUSE. T. 8. HATCH Respectfully informs his friends and the public that «La·?8 i?a8e<* an<* fitted up in goo-ι shape store If·. •*07 ConjirfH Street, nearly opposite Brow· street. A full supply of fresh. Oysters, cooked m every style, and for sale by the quart or gallon oce stantly on band. Hatch's celebrated Ice Cieam sud piied to parties on call. mchfltf Second Hand Pianos* FOE SALE β excellent second hand Piaaoe. 3 7-octaves and Tbev Will be «old lor mncb lew thM| ">··■ They can be seen at Koom of C. E· Hodfkln·, 43 17·!·· «owl. "drr »al«»»«k MaMl. mchll ,W Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted In exchang* for Heller., Harlan·»! Bae'aa·» Feed Pana pa an· Other Ulachiserf· Address, G. H. fob-kit/ 178 Peari St., Sew York.

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