Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, March 24, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated March 24, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. —TERMS $8.00 PEE ANNUM IN ADVANCE. 7^> νητ iq ~ PORTLAND. MONDA? MORNING, MARCH 24, 1873. ESTABLISHED JUNE 23, 1862. TOI. 12. THF PORTLAND DAILY PRESS,, Published CTery day (Sundays cicepted) by the POBTLIJID ΡΙ'ΒΙΗΠΗβ CO., At 109 Exchange St. Poetlakd. Terms : Eight Dollars a Year in advance. THE MAINE STATE PRESS 1· published every TnrnsDAT Moitxrao at (2 50 a year, 1Γ paid in advance, at $2 00 a year. Fates opAdvektibisg: One inch ot «pace,In ength of column, constitute* a "square." S. 50 per square daily tiret week; 75 centa per w 'tjk after ; three insertions, or less, $1 00 ; commu ne every other day after tiret week, 30 cents. tfalf square, three insertions or less, 75 cent», ο we?k. SI 00; 50 cente per week after. Special Notices, one third additional. Under head of "Ami'smemests, S. 00 per squaro πλγ vvfck · three insertions or less §1 J»· AiivertÎenients Inserted in the "Maine State Press" (which has a large circulation in every part of the State) for $1 00 per square tor first insertion, and 50 cents per square for each subsequent inser tion. Address all communications to POUTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESS CARDS. GEO. E. COLLINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ABTIST, SIS CONGBE88 STREET, I* prepared to make all the various styles of Card Pic tu re*, Rfmbrant, ftledaIlion,&«*., from Rctoachfcd NegotiTc*. By this process ve Cr«-t rid of Frecklen, Iflolee and other im perfect io on of the Nkio. For all of which no extra cliargo will be made. All work warranted to please. Call and examine for yourselves. mchlSdtf JAIflES T. mcCOBB, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, No. 95 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, MAINE. marl2 eod3m JOST & KËILEE, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., op stairs. PORTLAND. DIE. Orders may be left at F. F. Hale's picture gallery ana Ο. Μ & F. P. Brooks', No. 3.13 Congross St. All Orders promptly att nded to. Jan25 _ tf_ L. B. BENNETT, WUll^lIVl M «/ JLiCm «Y · / 7 NO. 1 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. ME. Jap Id tf_^ F. & C. B. NASH, NO. 172 AND 174 FORE STREET, PORTLAND, MAINE, Having been apjiointed Agents for one of the argest Lead Manufactories in New England are ow propared to offer Sheet Lead and Lead Pipe, to the trade at Boston prices. de28tf HENKY F. T MEKKILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exchange St., Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and Attorney in all the courts in the District of olumbia, will atiend to the prosecution of lairas teiure the Court of Cluims and the various departments at Washington. octll-?f ROSS & STUllDIYANT, WHOLESALE COAL DEALERS 170 Commercial St., Portland. Sole agents in Maine for the tale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Messrs. Ham u.ett Nelll & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also for sale at lowest market price, »VTillc8sbarre, 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 PA1NTKR. J. O. CLOUfltJHAlV, 148 EXCDAlfUE ST. jan22K' .1 SB β Λ 1ΤβΛ11τ I PHOTOGRAPHER, No· 152 Middle Street· PORTLAND, ME. Copying and enlarging done to order. All the new styles, Berlins, Rembrants, Medallion, he Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retouched card, by which new process we get rid of freckles moles,wrinkles and all imperfections of the skin. Call and judge for yourselves. ^Motto-Good work at Moderate Pricce. Aim to Plcane. ciay 20 J. Π. F Ο Ο G , Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-2 EXCHANGE ST., (Corner of Exchange and Federal S te.,) feb27 PORTLAND, ME. tf J. engekT PIANO-FORTE TUNER AND REPAIRER. Orders in the city or country will receive prompt attention. Address at U. S. Hotel, or 31 Temple St. febl3 eod3ia JAMES O'DOMELL, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, ha? removed to MO. 84 1-9 MIDI»I,Κ STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, MAINE. Commissioner of deeds for the several States. feblO tf wiLLun ii i:\ui Clifford, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Causes, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND. 63?"Attends to all k inds of Patent business. marlO d3m STROUT Λ HOLMES. Attorneys and Connsellors at Law, CANAL· BANK BUILDING, PORTLAND, ME. A. A. 8THOUT. GEO. F. HOLMES. tel>3 d3m BE!*J. KINGSBURY, JR., Attorney at Law, \n. sa wrnnr.K street. PORTLAND, ME. (Opposite Canal Bank.) Htarl2 dim G. W. HTOCtt.flAIV. M. P., Physician and Surgeon, 5207 Congress St., Portland, tppocite the Park. marlSdtf T. W. EMERSON, Plain and Decorative Paper Danger. Orders left at Lorine, Short & Harmon'* receive immediate attention, Residence, Ne. 3, Anderson St. maris #dlm City of Portland. Is Board of May^e and Aldermen, ) March 19. 1873. J Orderedy That the City Clerk yive notice by publi cation in two daily papers, as required by liw, to all partite interested in Sidewalk* constructed the past year- that this Boa d, at some time and place to be fixed in >aid notice, will hear the parties aforesaid, and will thereaUerwar Is proceed to establi-h the as sessments ' η said sidewalks, as follows, viz: Bramhall street, East side; Ivewis street, East side; Brackett street, Southeast of Pine street; Pine street and Western Promenade. Read and parsed. Ai toit ; Η. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. City ol Portland. City Cirim Office, March 20,1873. In pursuance of the foregoing order, I hereby give η tico that on MONDAY, thu Pevenih day or April next, at peven and a half P. M., at the Aldermen's Room, in the City Building, the Mayor and Aldermen will hear all parties interested in the assessments above referred to and will thereafterwards establish the same. Η. I. RuBINSON, City Clerk. mch20 dtd "ΙγΓΟΤΙΟΈ is hereby given that the subscribers have i.1 been duly appointed and taken upon themselves the trust of Administrators of the estate of FRANCIS 0. LIBBY, late of Portland, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law directs. All persons having demands upon the estateuf said deceased, are required to ex hibit, the same, „jd all persons indebted to eaid estate are called upon to make payment to HARRISON J. LIBBY, \ _ Λ FRANK W. LIBBY, 1 Aam S* Portland, March U, 1873. mh20dlaw3wTh* TO LEI. New Hoarding? House· THE Subscriber, having leased the new and com modions house, recently erected by Geo. R. Da vis & Co., up·-n the "Blanchard property," 301 High St., takes pleasure in announcing to the bublfc that he will about the first of April cpen it for a firm, clan· boarding house. Rooms can be seen and full particulars as to terms, <£c., obtained, by calling at the house fiom 10 A. M. to 12 M., and from 2 until κ Ρ· M. mar 19d2w S. S. KNIGHT. House to Let. A KENT for η small family, No. 1 Ouini-v «ι™ ,ri*3f,ure at 117 Change street. y treC> marlla3t J.D.SAWYEB. A For Sale. TRIMMING and Fancy Goods Store, with a small well selected Stock, with steady increas ing trade, in one ot the best locations in the city. Address "BUSINESS," THIS OFFICE. mar20 *<11W To Let. TWO very pleasant and desirable front rooms on Congress St.. between High and Green Sts. Terms reasonable. Apply at lb 8 Fore Street. marl2 tf Board. A FEW GENTLEMEN can be accommodated at at 1β Myrtle street, corner ot Cumberland. Also table boarders, leb25*lm To Let. TWO connectod furnished rooms with board at 119 Cumberland cor. of Franklin Sts. lebL'l tf Quiet Board. A GENTLEMAN and Lady wishing a qniet "nome can find pleasant rooms with board at No. 4 Cotton street, second door from Free street. One or two single gentlemcu can be acoommodated also. Jau7 A Few Good Bents IF applied for at once. MATTOCKS & FOX, nov5dtf 88 Middle street. STORE TO LET. A large brick store in the Rackleft Block, corner of Middle and Ceorch streets—basement and first floor, elegantli finished and adapte 1 to jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. Apply to ALLEN HAINES. septlldtf HOTELS. HOTEL DIRECTORY, Embracing the leading Hotel*- in the State, at which, the Daily Pkess may always oe found. ALFBEV. County House, Edmnnil Warren, Proprie tor. AUBVBUT Elm House· Court. 8l.W. 8. & A. Yon ne· Proprietor·. - AUGUSTA. Augusta lionne, State St. Harrison Bak er, Proprietor. Cony House, G. A. Ac H. Cony. Proprie· tors. BANGOR. H arrima η House, JE. Ha rrim a η Ac Co., Proprietors Penobscoi Exchange, A. Woodward, Pro prietor. Franklin House, Harlow St., B. Quinhy, witk ill f> JMcJLaiighlin & Son., Prop· BATH. Sagadahoc House· John 8. Milliken, -Pro' prietor. Bath Hotel, C. ML. Plummer, Proprietor BOSTON. American. House, Hanover St. L.Bic Proprietor. Parker House, School St. H. D. Parker & Co., Proprietors. Revere House, Bowdoin Square,Bulflnch, Bingham. Wrisley & Co.. Proprietors St. Jauci Hotel—J. P. M. Stetson, Propri etor. Tri-mont House. Tremont St. Bingham Wrisley & Co. Proprietors. BB¥ANT'S POND. Bryant's Pond House—Ν. B. Crockett, Proprietor. BETHEL·. Chandler House, F. 8. Chandler & Co. Proprietors. Chapman House, S. H. Chapman, Pro prietor. Β BIDGTON CENTEB, He. Cum her land House. Harshall Bacon, Pro prietor. BOLgTEB IR ILLS. HucmIi House,—J. N. Hancock, Prop. BBOBWICK, ME. P. A K. Mining Rooms, \V. B. Field, Proprietor. CAPB ELIZABETH. Ocean Hont-J. P. Chamberlain, Propri etor. CALAIS. International Hotel, W. D. Simpson. Proprietor. CAHDEII. Bay View House, Ε. I·. Demnth, Prop. CORNISH. Cornish House,—P. Durgin, Proprietor. DA.TIAKISCOTTA. Elaine Hotel, Sanborn & Jacob·, Proprie tors. DANVILLE JI'X TIOX. Clark's Dining Hall, Grand Trunk Rail way Depot, In. W. Clark, Proprietor. DEXTER. Dexter Honse. — DIXFIELD. Androscoggin Honse, J. Jackson, Pro prietor. EASTPORT. Passamaquoddy House.—E. Tafl, Prop ELLSWORTH. American House.—S. Jordan & Son, Prop City Ilolel.—Λ. H. HigginsAc Son·, Props. VOXCROPT. Foxcrofl Exchange; D. SaTage, Proprie tor. GARDINER. Inn Hotel, O. C. Rollins, Proprietor GORHA1K. Central Hotel, F. J. Berry, Prop. CREAT PALLS, Ν. H. Great Falls Hotel, O. A. Frost, Proprietor HIRAM. Mt. Cutler House,—Hiram Raston, Prot prietor. KENDALL'S MILLS. Kendall'· mill· Hotel, Randall Andrews, Proprietor. LIMERICK. Limerick Honse, Joseph G. Harmon, Pro prietor. MACHIAS. Eastern Hotel.—Ε. E. Stoddard, Prop. MECHANIC FALLS. Union Hotel, P. R' Cobb, Proprietor. St. ANDREWS, Ν. B. The Rail Way Hotel,Michael Clark, Pro· prietor. SPRINGVALE. Tibbetts House, 8. F. Tibbetts, Proprietor 8TANDISH. Standish House. Capt. Cbas. Thompson, Proprietor. YORK HARROR, Marshall Honse.—N. G. Marshall & Sons, Proprietor·. NORTH WINDHAM. Ncmasket Honse, W. W. Stanley, Propri etor. NORWAY. Rent's Hotel, L. R. Weeks, Prop. El» House, Main St. W. W. Whitmarsb ■Γ ΓΒ|ΙΓ1Τ«υι · NAPLES Kim Hoawi Nathan Church Se Son», Pro prietor·. NOBBIDGEIVOCK. Danlorth Hoik, D. Danforth. Pro prie to NORTH ANSON. "tiîï!" 1Io,cl Πγοϊτμ<St Hilton, Propri «I B ORCHARD BEACH. IVORTII NTRATl'ORD v Willard Hoaar, C H. Bailey 4(3, ρ prietors. *ro PARIS HILL. Hubbard Hotel, H. Hubbard, Proprieto PHILLIPS. Bardeu Η·ακ, Adam· Λ' Robbiimon, Proprietor· PORTLAND. Adam· Home,Temple St. Charles Adams Proprietor. Albion House, tl7 Federal St. J. ο Perry, Proprietor. American House, India Ht. J. Π. Dodge, Pronrietor. City Hotel, Cor. Congress and Green St. John P. Maris & Co. Proprietors. Falmouth Hotel, P. E. Wheeler, Propri. Preble House, Congre·· St. Glbio» & Co., nTSSHS^, Cor. Middle and Plum «ί«. «. E. Ward, Proprietor. C Η Hotel ,Junrtion of Co ngre«»end Fed eral ΜΙ». E. Cram & Co., Proprietor. Walker House, Opp. Boston Depot, Geo. Bridfchani Jr., Proprietor. Commercial House—L. O. Sanborn & Co., Proprietor·. PEAK'S ISLAND. Union House—W. T. J one·· Proprietor. WANTS, LOST, FOUND. Wanted A BAKER and Cook at Alms House. Apply to 3. W. MERRILL, mch22dtf at Alms House, Girl Wanted. A CAPABLE GIRL for general house-work. Apply at h«nse 166 Spring Street. mar22"lw WANTED ! A SITUATION as Book-keeper, Assistant Book keeper, or Salesman ; by a gentleman with five years experience as book-keeper with one or the larg est firms in Massachusetts, and two years experience as Salesman in the Clothing Business. Highest Bos ton and Poitland references. Address mar21d.3t "E. W. T.," Portland P. O. WASTE® A loans Man 17 years of age, as Apprentice in Picture Frame Man ufactory. FRED'K F. HALE. mar20 dtf Wanted. AN American BOY, about 15 years old, who writes a good hand, and can bring the best of referenc es. Address in own hand-wi iting, mar20tf "Ε. E." BOX 1739. Lost. AT CITY HALL, on Friday evening, at the TÏ1..T.O» norf nfn « ω nr WoiomrAnf Cloak, seams btayed with white tape. Another was left In place of ihe one taken, which the owner can have by calling at 143 Middle street with'the one tak en through mistake. fub25 Cord Wood Choppers Wanted. GOOD CHANCE—$1 PER CORD. CASH every Saturday. Good boarding places near and chance to camp out. Fare paid on railroad. Also Teams wanted to haul out wood. Refers to W. H. Turner, Snpt. P. <£f K. R R., Port land B. C. JOttDAIV. febl5dtf B'tr Mills· Wanted. A PLEASANT room on Spring St., or vicinity, furmehed or unfurnished. Without board. janlOtt Addiess BOX 1336. BUSINESS DIRECTORY. Agency for Sewing Machines. S. OYER, No. *T-i IHiddle St. All kind· of Machines for sale and to let· Repairing* Bakers. W. C. COBB, No·. 38 nnd .ΊΟ Pearl Afreet. On direct route between New Cn*tom 11 ο axe and Po»t Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. ΠΟΤΤ, VOGO ft BREED, N*.»l Middle Street· Book Binders. WM. A. QUIUfCV, Room μ, Printer'* Exchange, No. Ill Exchange St. NMAI.L & RHACKFOR», No. 35 Plum Street. Carpenters and Builders. WHITNEl & MEANS, Pearl Street, op poaite Park· Dentists. DR. W. R. JOHNSON, orcr II. II. Day'*. Dye-Honse. F. SXMONOS, India St. Telrel Cloak* dyed and finished· FOSIEB'S Bye Honse, 24 Union Street.* Furniture—Wholesale and Retail. 18 Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 56 Ex change St. Upholstering of all kind* done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Goods. BEN J. ADAU1S, cor. Exchange and Fed eral Street»· HOOPER Ac EATON, Old Poat Office, Exchange Street. L. F. HOVT, No. It Preble Street. Up holstering done to order. Furniture and Upholstering·. DAVID W. DEANE, No. 89 Federal St. All kinds of VJphols rringand Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. » Clapp'* Block Congress Street, opposite Old City Hall. Horse and Ox Shoeing: Rone in the best possible manner by S. YOUNG & CO., No. lOO Fore St. t Jan 2173 Jewelrj and Fine Watches. ABNER LOWELL, 301 Congress Street. Agents for Howard Watch Company. Mannfucturers of Trunks, Yalises and Carpet-Bags. JT. R. DURAN & CO., 171 Middle and 116 Federal Street.. Masons and Builders. Ν. E. BEDLON, 333 1-3 Congre» St. Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetiiigs. I<OTHROP,DEVENS A CO., 61 Exhauge Sreet and 48 market St. Photographers. A. S. DAVIS Ac CO., No. SO Middle Street. J. H. 1. AMBON. 1 sa Middle St..cor. Crow. Plumbers. JAMES MII,LER,No. *1 Federal Street. Εrery description of Water Fixtnres ar ranged and set np in the beet manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stncco Worker, &c. P. FEENIf, Cor. Cumberland and Frank lin Sis. Keal Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. 93 Exchange Street. GEO. R. RAVIS Ac Co., No. 301 1-9 Con gress Street. Silver Smith and Gold and Silver Plater. ML. PEARSON, No. 29 Temple St., near Congress.. All kinds of Silrer and Plated Ware Repaired. Silver and Plated Ware. ARNER LOWELL, 301 Congress Street· Schools. ENGLISH and FBENCD SCHOOL, 430 Congress Street. Stair Builder. B. F. fiTBBV.Lo. 254i F«re Street, cor. Cros« St., in D« leno's Vlill. G. Is. HOOPER & CO.9 Successors to ÎUittlefieid 3c Wilson, Cor. lTork & Ma ple Streets. Watches, Jewelry, &c. 3. W. & II. II. JICDCIE£EtCn. Middle Sc Union Sts. "Cheerful Voices" for Schools. "Gems of Strauss !' All Buy It There la no mistake about the remark' CLARKE'S able char acter of this MODEL INSTRUCTION BOOK. From the first It has tak- MEW en the lead, selling largely, and eliciting high commendations from those well ? METHOD fiedtojudgc. Musical Writers for the papers say; " Likely to become as popular FOR as Richardson's"— "The very book 1"—"Among notices, every article has justly placed it far tt JEi .E above any similar book"—"Attracts and allures the pupil"—"Overflow ing with pure ORGANS. melodies." Price $2,BO. For talc everywhere. "Sparkling Babies'' for Schools. 0. Ditsoa & Co C. H. Dit ton & Co. 711 Bd'icay, Ν. Τ "Musical Treasure !" All Try Itt mch!2 d2w NEW LAIJIIDRY! THE undersigned having assumed charge of a new and spacious Laundry would respectfully an nounce that he is prepared to do washing for Steam Mbi Γ°τβ1!ΐ Faniiliee, &c., with special > ttentior ίϊϊι Dre"8e8, Skirts. Laces, Gents' Shirt* Thil i L ^ri piion of fine washing. most nr.rîtSE iym. V·' P*o?Med with the newest and Proprietor 23 MacJ*inery, and experienced help, the tion to to hta iurtome'rs411 guarantec <*eriect ratiaflic LZûeM«!?pibl,rf'8 Court, En irancc 011 Fore near India St. Late Steward ôt°St·? John ΤΐίΙ??' Superintendent, land Line Brooks, Boston and Port For Sale. febldlyr 1Λ, N^r^te^^j^ Sand. Sl tons BUNKER BROS., ΙΕΛΤΒΑΙ. VHARv mch!2d2w* Λβϊ' REAL ESTATE. Geo. R. Davis & Co's BULLETIN. We arc prepared to loan money in snms from 8I00 to nay amount desired, on Ant clatts morlngr* in Portland Cape Eliza* beth, W cubrook, or Dmrin|. Parties de sirons of buildingrnn also be accommoda ted frith loans. GEO. R. DAVIS Λ CO,, Real Estate and Mortgage Brokers. eep24 tf For Sale in the Town of West brook. A FINE residence one-half mile from the Railroad Depots, Post-office, good Schools and Churches, six miles fr< -m Portland ; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors with marble mantles, Wood-house and Stable connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40 χ 60 on the premises ; grounds contain 15£ acres, excellent land, well fenced, 30 apple and pear trees, £ acre choice strawberries, three good wells of water upon the place and good cistern In the cellar, cellar under whole House, fine cement bottom; grounds ornamented with line shade trees. This is one of the finest resi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of Gl·. R. Davis & Co., Portland, or Otis Brown, Westbrook. mar21tf To Rent and for Sale. FItc Rooms on Keal St.—$11 per month. FOR S AliE—A first class building loton Emery street—74 feet front, 90 feet deep. Apply to WM. H. JERRiS, mchlOdlw* 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 iarm contains abont 65 acres' , •nfovoftHAwt mowing land, "'cut 60 tous of nay i«tat season." G jod orchard near the house. Buildings consist of a two-story and a one-story house, a new barn 40x80, with other out-buildings. Also, forming 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; s lid house is one of the best locations on the street, tine neighbourhood ; consists of a two story frame house and ell contains 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 witbln thirty days. For particulars inquire at WM. K. NEAL'S, 327 Congress Street, Portland. marHdltn The "Limerick House," FOR SALE. The suo-criber offers 'or sale hie Hotel proi rty in Limerick Village, York County. The house has 22 rooms all in good repair, with shed and two large stables adjoining ; I two wells of water on the premises, ana every convenience for a frst-cJass Hi tel. The "Limerick House" is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner. JOSEPH G. HARMON, marl3dtf Limerick, Me. Valuable Real Estate for Sale. 1 Farm in Barpswell, 60 acres. 400 cords wood, oreliard in bearing, price $3000 1 Farm in Freeport, 100 acres, price 5000 1 Farm in Brunswick, 10» acres, price 3600 1 House with 2 acres land in Brunswick village, 1600 Enquire of TH08. W. EATON, mchlld&wlm BRUNS >VICK. Real Estate for Sale. HOUSE AND LOT NO. 76 STATE ST., Lot contains 31.000 feet of land, with fine fruit gar den, cold, grapery, occ. Apply to W· H. FESSENDEN, n.n«S,r OIK PAmmaTninl For Sale. THE house on State Street, occupied bv the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872. sep!9-tt St. Lawrence House. For Sale or To Let, 40 Rooms, Gas ^ebago^aten^ eepl3-tf So. 34 Plan St. FOR SALE ! Douse No. 24 Emery St., head oi Cnsbman Street. Ε Said house is one of the best locations on on the street; tine neighborhood. Consists or two story framed House and ell. containing ten finished rooms; painted 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. dtt FOE SALE! TEBBETS HOUSE, SPRINGVALE. WILL BE SOLD CHEAP! As the owner wants to go West. jauSl 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. loi Exchange street, March 3d, to be under the 'harge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruct! ·η will be given every alternoon by Cant. Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. H. Farley. The course will begin with deem a 1 arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse. Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing: the use of Logarithms; the use and a'ij ïstment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Longitude by Chronometer Lunar observations will not be included in the course but will be taught if desire I. The evening instruction will be given before the ; whole class, when the various problems involved in navigation will be worked out upon the black-board and illustrated by suitable diagrams and apparau*, and the use and adjustme t of Instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete orolgy, Ocean Currents, &c., will also be introduced at the evening sessions. For lerms, apply to C. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. feb!9tf Mass. Institute of Technology. Entrance Examinations June 2 and 3, and Oct.! and 2. For cata ogoe, recent entrance examination pane b, or further Inf rmation, apply to Prof. SAM UEL KNEELAND, Secretary, Boston, Mass. marlddlm DISSOLUTION OF COPARTNER SHIP. THE copartnership nnder the firm name of Sheri dan, Griffirhs «ν Brackett, having been dissolved by the death of Mr. John Griffiths, 1 would respect fully inform the public that 1 will 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. IAIV1FS €. SHERIDAN. Portland March 10 1873. marlldeod3w&wlmll L. C. JOHNSON & SON., —HAVING TAKEN THE— RESTAURANT under the New City Building in Lewiston, for the term of five years, would now say to the public that wei nte d to keep a first-class place in every respect. Our Bu. of Fare shall be in keeping wi'hthe Portland and Boston Markets. Those visiting Lewisiondonot forget to call at Manufacturers' and Merchants' RESTAURANT, CITY BUILDING, Pine Street, IiEWISTOKT, MAINE. LEWIS C. JOHNSON, JOSEPH A. JOHNSON, jan21 dlvnewe3:n PLASTER. RAA TONS GROUND LAND PLASTER for ΟvfvJ sale in barrels or bulk at the lowest Cash price by KENDALL Λ WHITNEY. le 1-8-7-3. 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We pledge that during the year 1873, ihe Weekly Press shall be more a NEWSPA PER than ever, so that tho famil; that thoroughly reads the paper will have all the current events of the day. NO CHROMOS. W oSer no pictures to make the value ofJtho^PREs up to Its rrice. We intend to make a paper for sens., 'e people, and make It worth 92 to each subscriber for the year 1873. Now is the time to subscribe. EyA local Agent wanted in every town In thi State. Addref PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO.* PORTLAND, ME. THB Portland Dailv Press is — The largest and fullest daily paper publiehed^n ' Maine, and in the future as in the past, the Publish ers propose to make it beyond question, the Best Newspaper in Maine, By making all its departments fuller and more valu able. 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Liberal commissions will be paid those who will secure subscribers with prepaid subscriptions. ^"Orders from News Dealers promptly filled, Address Portland Publishing Co. Portland, Dec· 35th, 1873· MISCELLANEOUS. mm & sowà PIANOS! (Successors to DOANE, WING'4 CUSRIKO.) 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. Edtcard Hoffman, the eslebrated Piauist. "I conscientiously believe that your Piauo is in every* respect a mo$t maynijiceut instntmen, Form the "Independent" '•The Amer can 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 il such are established, we will sell Pianos to the public at Factory Wholesale Prices. 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PIERCE of Portland, retire* from our vy firm, and his iuterest and responsibility leasee trqm this date. NORTON MILLS CO., Lumber Manufactures, Norton Mill» and Island Pond Vt. Island Pond. Sept. ». 1872. **"" Iv VOU VANT SLICK, FAX AND nKALTBÏ HOBSBS ΙβΒ Grows' Condition Powders. majto eod2m For Sale. FIRST Class Provision Dealer's Refrigerator,near ly new. Enquire of B. F. STEPHENSON & SON, marl5-dtf 20 Pine St. WOOD! WOOD HARD and SOFT WOOD for sale at No. «3 Li* coin street. Also Dry Edgings. WM. HUSK. ΤΧΓ17Ό SOUTHWARK CO'S English Writing, I 111 IV Λ Ink writes Black and nererfodes. Sole Aeen s tor ϋ. 8.—Schekck Tag Co S3 Bookman St., Ν. T.. mar7d3m THE PRESS. MONDAY MORNING, MAR. 24. 1873. Gossip and Gleanings. Our homes should be as holy as our churches to say the least. ■ * Punch says Mr. Carlyle's works will short ly be translated into English. Dubuque boasts of a German who never drank a glass of lager in his life. He mu9t be very young. The Prince Imperial is enjoying himself by opening thirty letters per day which promise to assassinate him as soon as possible. Eggs are six cents a dozen in Columbia, Ga., and the people revel in custard pies eighteen inches thick. The wise nightingale that 'oaves her home. Her native wood, when storms and winter come, Pursuing constantly the cheerfal spring To foreign groves does her old music bring. -ITaller. The latest' mode de Paris is to have one's furs trimmed with lace; which is something like having hot plum-pudding with ice-cream sauce. Spurgeon dislikes the prefix "Kev." aud has informed bis friends that he will send to the dead-letter office all letters to himself having it in the address. "They will ask thee concerning wine and lots; Answer—In both there is great sin, and also some things οΓ use unto men ; but their sinfulness is greater than their use."— Al Koran of Mohammed. Mr. Bessemer says he can produce a gun capable of throwing a ten-ton ball. Bessem er bad better get up a gun that can throw a baseball so a chap can hit it without putting his shoulder out ot joint. At a place in China appropriately named Loo Chew, the indignant populace recently I nched an evil-doer by tying him to a poet and biting him to death, which is perhaps the Mongolian idea of trial by bhewry. The intellect has ouly one failing, which, [ to be sure, is a ve-y considerable one; it has no conscience. Napoleon is the readiest in stance oi tliis. If his heart had x>rne any proportion to bis brain he had been one ol the greatest men in all history.—Lowell. The Gazzetta d' Italia, the official journ al of the Kingdom of Italy, gravely announc es that the Emperor of the French was at tended in his last moments by the English priest "Goddam." And the Rev. Mr. God dard feels libelled. What a picture of patient misery Is a baby with Its rubber ring! Really one sees some times in the little puckered, twisting face such grotesque prophecy of future conflicts, such likeness to the soul's process of grap pling with problems, that it is uncanny. Η. H. When yet noe leafe Is on the tree And dales are shorte, and enowejie· on the hllle, The robin comes, and cheerfnllie sings he. In brave red ve«te, and gladnetpe doth fulûlle His Uttel harte ; rod of his goodlle song Each note for simple jole he doth prolong. Wisdom is like electricity. There is no permanently wise man. but men capable of \»isdom, who, b ing put intocertain company or other favorable conditions, become wise for a short time, as glasses rubbed acquire elec tric nower for a whil* —Vltnprann A trustworthy milliner of mature years as serts that feathers vt ill soon be worn as pani ers. The idea is said to have flashed upsn the intellect of a lady of fashion while she was observing the winning ways of the big ostrich in Central Park. A fond father recently wrote : "It gener ally takes ten years of training to eradicate the word 'riice' from a woman's vocabulary. The Falls of Niagara, the Psalms of David, and the progress of the Luman ra e were all "nice' to my eldest till she got married. It must be evideLt, to every one who has given the subject much attention, that but few writers know how to spell Megg Mer reelees correctly. Our own method will clearly indicate that Sir Walter Scott himself was as ignorant in this respect ad the major ity of them. Quill pens, which a few years ago were de spised as being of the old fogy order, are com ing into favor again. This is partly owing to the very inferior quality of many of the kinds of steel pens now in the market ; partly to the tact that most writers like to show that they are "sound upon the goose." It was Daniel who said "Many shall run to and fro,and knowledge shall be incieased." He clearly referred to reporters in this re mark, and this suggests the idea tbat Daniel was in that line himself; it is certaiu at all events tbat he was allowed to pass in free to see the lions. • - Harriet Prescott (Mrs. R. H. Spofford) is thus described : The author of 'Amber G ids' is a fragile woman, with solt, dark hair, worn in a careless curl or two at the side, and kind, sensible dark eyes. What mos'. pleased me ia her conversation was a matter-of-fact goodness and good senst." On dit, that when Miss Nellie Grant was in London Disraeli was asked whether be thought the American princess pretty. "I can't say," replied the author of "Lnthair," "for I have seen her only once; she was then sitting between General Schenck's two daughters, and I thought she had some indi lect claims to eood looks." Within a quiet poole, where hanging boagbes Doe (lippe, and waterpluntes oi curious f rme Growe from black mudde, and whitelie bodde and bloom·, Thero live the frogges, which on a summer's day, Sitte upon stones to sunne tbelre spotted skins; Then dnth one frixrm Wlnne to ΙλοΗλ «nnir And others join him till the fields aroundo Doe echo with the rough, tmpleasing sounde F,arl Russell's long-promised book on Chrif tianity is to appear in the course of March. Its full title is "The Rise and Progress of the Christian Religion In the Wtst of Europe, from the Reign of Tiberius to the end of the Council of Trent." The noble earl bas man aged to compress what he has to say on this comprehensive theme within the compass pi a single octavo volume. > A man In Detroit was recently found over come by whiskey, and had to be carried home on a sleigh. A boy, who supposed the man was dead, ran on and informed his wife, who met the crowd at the gate, and, in broken ac cents, iuquired of one of the men, "Do you think I ought to present this life insurance policy to the agent this afternoon?" She seemed quite disappointed when she learned the truth. The Junior Bar Association of San Fran cisco is reported to have recently discussed the Cain-Abel case of alleged homicide in the light of modern uiiminal jurisprudence. Af ter much deoate as to whether any impie ment used by Cain could come within the le gal definition of a "deadly weapon," or whether the evidence showed sufiicient time for premeditation to make it murder in the first degree, or whether Abel didn't really die for want of proper sursical attendance, or whether most of the testimony should not be excluded on technical grounds, it was finally determined that any competent counsel of the present day could easily have secured » disar greement of the jury on the composite plea of self-defence and emotional Insanity.—Jf· *· World "The Watch-dog'ofthe Treasury." Very probably he is occupied iu construct in^ specimens of that mysterious signature which ornaments all our paper moi ey, and i· to most men a liddle more unsnlvable than any that (he Sphinx ever propounded. Trans lated, it is E. F. Spinner. We observe that the pen with which it is written is of pecu'iar construction, and lias three points, and that the ink used has the thickness and consistency of mud and the blackness of Egyptian dark ness, and is "piled up" on the paper to a height ol which we would be incredulous had we ι ever seen it, and which, having been seen, renders us more incredulous still. Thl· * delightful quality in the ink, the messenger informs us, ts produced by long exposure to an open vessel ; to be accurate, in an old pitcher with a broken nose. It is astonish ing we are turtber told, to note the number of people, principally from the country districts, who stray into the Treasurer's room during the course of a year for the purpose of shak ing hands with ''the man who makes that funny signaturer' and of looking wondeiing ly on to see ho «. he makes it- We are quite sure to be affably received, unless some cir cumstance of an unusually disturbing nature has occurred, for "the General," as he is fa miliarly called, notwithstanding his reputa tion for the use of stiong words, is really a man of uncommon good-nature. Even when provoked to one of his ebullitions of righte ous wrath, his bark is .>roverbially worse than his bite, and the goodness if his heart usually leads him to make reparation for vio lence of language by lenity of action. So it happens that applicants for tavor» at his hands are sometimes told by their friends, who know the old gentleman's peculiarities, that it is a favorable circumstance t at ou the first presentation ol their cases they have been roundly scolded, since the chances are, that after the first heal of temper baa cooled, penitence tor undue harshness will lead him on second consideration to erant their re quests. Not even the General's most aident admireis—and no man bas more—will claim , that he is a handsome man. And even should they have the hardihood to do so. the tignetle on certain fifty-cent notes, of which there are many still in circulation, would furnish a complete refutation of their assertion. But to be fair, the shin plasters do not do bim justice, mere is an expression 01 nonestj and openness of nature about bis homely features, and a twinkie of humor in tbe eye, which the artist baa failed to reprod ce, and which lender the face, like Lincoln's, kind and genial and far from unpleasing. A griz zly mustache, cut unreasonably short at tbe corners of the nouth does not help to supply ibe lack of beauty in tbe features. The wide, determined mouth, aud tbe square, heavy chiu, suggest tbe irreverent idea that personal appearance, no less than watchful care, of the nation's treasure may have led to tbe be stowal of the sobriquet of "Watch dog of th· Treasury," by which the faithful Treasurer is bo well known. Toe room is of moderate size and plaioly furnished, and gives evidence that of the vast amount of money which has passed through bis office, but little bas been ustd to minister to tbe Treasurer's comfort. A door opens into a still smaller apartment in which the Treasurer sleep». Tbe responsibility of tbe safe-keeping of hundreds of millions is too great to be devolved upon others, and tbe General therefore re .ts where he can in a moment asture himself that tie public trea* uie in his kevping ϋ safe. Once, befoie be began sleeping at tbe Treasury, he was awakened in tlie nlgbt by impression that something was wrong at the Depart ment. He lay for a long time tossing uneasi ly on his bed, and trying to close bis eyes and convince himself tbat it was a mere freak of an over taxed brain ; "but it would not be driven away. At last, about two o'clock in the morning, in order to assure himself tbat bis impression was at lault. be arose, hastily dressed, and set out for the Tn asury. On his way he met a watchman from the De partment, hastening to arou»e him the iuformation tbat the door ot one of the vaults had just been found standing wide open. A careless clerk, whose duty it was to close and lock tbe door had failed to perform his duty that night, and the watchman on going bis rounds had discovered bis neglect. Since that night tt>e Treasurer bas inspected the doors and locks of the vaults himself, and has satisfied himself, by attempting to turn the handles, that they are securely locked. The inspection is made twice every evening— once soon after tbe departure of tbe clerks, and again before retiring to rest. There are few public officers whose sense of duty and responsibility constrains tbem to thus sacri fice their own time and comfort in the inter ests of the government. The moneyed re sponsibility is indeed tremendous, and such, we venture to· assert, as never fell on the shoulders of one man before. Tbat we do uot exaggerate is evidenced by the fact that the notes, bonds, and securities id tbe vaults of the Treasurer's office amount on an av erage to eight hundred million dollars.— from "An Hour Among the Greenback* Scrith nef » for April. Clean Hands. The world moves. It is not to respectable as it was a lew years ago to be a rascal. People are learning the lesson that clean hands are desirable, both for personal comfort and pleas ant social int-rcourse. Tiny really seem to be learning that purity pays, and that person al honor and incorruptibleness are a good in vestment. Rogues and rings are having a tough time of it, and it is their own fault if the yonng and ambitious men iho are now coming upon tbe stage of action do not learn to place so high a price upon themselves that neither wealth nor power can buy tbem. Tlje rascalities of the New York Ring are >11 ex posed, and the members of tbat Ring bave either ruu away, or are staggering before pub lic opinion and the law, disgraced ana de graded men. Bribery in Congress stands ex posed and rebuked, while names thai were pure have received a tarnish that can never be polished i.way Men who hVI2 1 · d their heads bigh in the nation b w those heads in shame < ve." 1 a ids which are soiled beyond cleaning. We call no names, but, scatter >d up and t own the land, great reputations lie lu ruins. Meu who had wealth which they stole, and men who used their public office to push their pri vate schemes, are thrown high and dry out of influence, aDd lie all ex,<osed upon the rocks of disgrace, where they are sure to rot or go to pieces. If tbe young politicians of tbe country will learn the lesson that the fact· which we have recounted are so well calculated "to teach, better times for the country lie in the future. Personal advantage is a mean mo tive to appeal to, wbee so viu.1 a question as personal purity is concerned, but, as there is no dauger to morals from any other appeal, it well to meet temptation on its own ground and fight it with its own weapons. Tbe lesson of the recent exposures is really needed by none but those who fancy that they can" compass their ends best by ba.-e means; and if these shall learn from it I hat, in the long run, nothing pays so well in wealth and power and safety and com ort as virtue, they will learn that which will be of incalculable benefit to them and to the country. No money was ever won by treaci-ery to trust that did not barm tbe win ner, No power was ever achieved by bribery or retained by falsehood that did not scotch the palm of him who held it. Tbe conscious ness of ill-desert, the loss of self-res pect, tbe fear of exposure and the self-commituent to a life of deception, which go always with possessions un worthily won, are poison in the blood, and the exposure, sonner or later, is as sure to 'ome as death.—Dr. J. O. Holland; Scribner't for April. υυυκι Bt'KAS, aa ^iiuufi^ucu wj — — tist of the New York Sun: John Angel is eight years old. H# stood at the bar in the special sessions yesterday, dressed in a ragged suit of duck. Hie little head, whose liair was cropped close, scarcely reached to the top of the iron railing. The complainant, Morris Sigel, is twelve years of age. He accused John of stealing ten cent·' worth of matches. Angel, who had taken bis place smiling, pleaded guilty to che charge. "Come up here, little boy,'· said Justice Hogan. "Run yuund here. ' Johnny obtyed bis honor'* direction* im plicitly. He tairly ran from the prisoner'* bar to the witnes ι stand. He was so «mail that Justice Hogan haa to stand to sec him over the bench. 'You say you stole these matches?" asked the magistrate. "Now, you have been lock en up three days. The court is going to send you to the city prison tor one day. That ia because you are a bad boy. You know y°»;re » tad boy, don't you, now?" Yes, sir," said Johnny, trailing. 'Yes, of course you do. One day." Λβ the little fellow toddled down the step# fro η the et rod he said, "You won'» sec me here any more, you bet.'' Then he passed over the bridge of sighs. nilCELLANKOl'S NOTICE». It is never too late to use Hale's H-mey of Uorth<n'r>4 and Tar as a Cough core, bo» It ia best to have recourse to it in tb« rtrly et gee of pulmonary disease, ηω to secure immediate and permanent relief and avoid danger.— Sold by ail Druggist*. Pike's Toothache Drops cure in 1 mlnut· mar21-eodlw&wlt Ladies, Dupoaco's Golden Pills are «old by ail Druggists. iuarl9-eodJt&wlt

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