Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, April 4, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated April 4, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ESTABLISHED JUNE 23. 1862. YOL. 12. _PORTLAND, FRIDAT MORNING, APRIL 4, 1873. TERMS *8.00 PER ANNUM IS ADYANCE. THF PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published every day (Suudays excepted) by th< PORTLAND PrSLISHING CO., At 109 Exchange St, Portland. Terms: Eight Dollars a Year in advance THE MAINE~STATE PRESS *1 published every Thursday Morning at $2 50 a year, if paid in advance, at 02 00 a year. Rates of Advertising : One kich ot space, eng h of column, constitutes a “square.’’ $. 60 per square daily first week: 75 cent®.P?r w ek after; throe insertions, or less, 01 00; continu ng every other day after first week, 50 cents. tlalf square, three insertions or loss, <5 cents, one week. 01 00; 60 cents per week after. Special Notices, one third additional. Under head of “Amusmements, 02 00 per square per week; three insertions or less 01 50. Advertisements inserted in the Maine State Prf-ss” (which ha* a large circulatlou in ever, part of the State) for Si 00 per square ior first insertion, anJ B0 cents per square for each subsequent Inner Mju. Address ail oommuuicatione to PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESS CARDS. gaT ^ — AND — WATER FIXTURES J. KINSMAN, No. 128 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. ap3 lm JOST & KEILEK, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., op stairs. PORTEND, ME. Orders may be left at F. F. Ilale’s picture gallery ana O. M & F. P. Brooks’, No. 333 Congress St. S3T'A11 Orders promptly attended to. Jan25_ tf PORTRAIT PAINTER. J. G. CLOUDMAM, 146 GXLHMGE NT. Jan22tf J. If. LA1HSOII, PHOTOGRAPHER. No. 152 Middle Street. PORTLAND, NIK. Copying and enlarging done to order. All the new styles, Berlins, Rembranta, Medallion, be 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. tymotto—Good work at Moderate Price*. Aim to Picanc. cay 20 J. If. FOGG, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-2 EXCHANGE ST., - (Corner of Exchange and Federal Sts.,) feb27 PORTLAND, ME. tf R088 & STURDIVANT, WHOLESALE COAL DEALERS 179 Commercial §t., Portland. Sole agents in Maine for the sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Messrs. Ham mett Neill & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also lor sale at lowest market price, •Vilkesbarre, 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. t£apr27 JAMES T. McCOBB, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, No. 95 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, MAINE. marl2 cod3m JAMES O^DONNELL, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, has removed to NO. 84 1.3 niDDLE STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, MAIN E. Commissioner ot deeds for the several States. IfeblO If WILLI A U HEX Ilk CLIFFORD, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Causes, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND. GST*Attends to all kinds of Patent business. marlO d3m STROUT A HOLMES, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, CANAL BANK BUILDING, PORTLAND, ME. A. A. STROUT. GEO. F. HOLMES. Ieb3 d3m BE.\J, KINGSBURY, JR., Attorney at Law, NO. 83 MIDDLE STREET, PORTLAND, ME, (Opposite Canal Bank.) marl2 dim G. W. STOCKMAN. M. D , Physici n and Surgeon, SOT Congress St., Portland. ( ppoaite the Park. mailDdtf T. W. EMERSON, Plain and Decorative Paper Hanger. Orders left at Lorlng, Short & Harmon’s receive immediate attention. Residence, No. 3, Anderson St. W. C. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, 5 Doors Root of Temple 8t.f PORTLAND, ME. GAS AND WATER PIPING. Gas and Water Pipe iutroduced into Houses, Halls, Hotels and public buildings in a laithful manner. Also, Gas Fixtures, Images and Busts rebronzcd and made to look as good as new. Gas Rings anU Jets made to order. Mr. C., who for several years past has been in the employ of Mr. Kinsman, hopes by promptness and strict attention to business to merit a fair share of public patronage. feblSdtf GEO. E. COLIINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 316 CONGRESS STREET, I« prepared to make all the various styles of Card Pictures, Rem brant, fflednliion,&r., from Retouched Negative*. By this process we Oet riil of Freckle*, IT!ole* aad other im perfection* of the Skin. For all of which nc extra charge will be made. All work warranted tc please. Call and examine for yourselves. mch!8dt] James C. Sheridan, (Late Slieridan, Griffiths & Brackett,) NO. 6 SOUTH STREET, Plasterer, Stucco — AND — UIASTIC WORKER. All orders in the above line, and also for Whiten ing. Whitewashing and Coloring, will receive prompt and personal attention. A large variety ot Centers, Brackets, Ac., con stantly on hand, and at liberal prices. Portland, March 25, 1873._ mar26dlm L. B. DENNETT, Counsellor at Law, NO. 1 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. ME. Ian 10 tf F. & C. I5. NASH, NO. 172 AND 174 FORE STREET, PORTLAND, MAINE, Having bean appointed Agents for one of the •rgen Load Manufactories In New England are ow rrep«odto01fcr 3Ueet ^ ^ jJ* tfe trad, at Boston prioos. deRtf BUSINESS CARDS. CHARLES H. SMITH, JR., LAWYER, Commissioner for Maine, and all the States, 318 Broadway. Boom 6 & ?, New York. Experienced In taking testimony on commission.' mar26_ ^ W&S8t HENRI F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exebungc Hi., Portland. Formerly of the O. S. Treasury Department and AUorney in all the court* in the District of olumbia, will attend to the prosecution of . laims helore the Court of Claims and the various departments at Washington, octll-tl - WM. M. MARKS Book, Card & Job Printer 109 EXCHANGE ST., (DAILY PBESS PRINTING HOUSE.) Every Description of work promptly and carefully xecuted, and at the lowest prices. &{>22 tc REAL ESTATE. Geo. It. Davis & Co ’« BULLETIN. W«; arc prepared to loan money in mu mo from 9100 to any amount desired, on first , class mortnges in Portland Cape Eliza beth, Westbrook, or Peering. Parties de sirous of building can also beaccommoda ted with loans. GEO. R. DAVIS Sc CO„ Real Rstate and Mortgage Broker*. sop24__tf For Sale in the Town of West brook. A FINE residence one-balf mile from the Railroad Depots, Post-office, go-'d 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 hlinded, Barn 40 x 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 T* 1 til uuc D11UUC Utto. XU1B IS UUS VI lllio IJUCDt l evi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of G. R. Davis & Co., Portland, or Otis Brown, Westbrook. mar21tf House on Cumberland Street lor Sale. mThe 21 story House No. 103 Cumberland street, pleasantly situated within five minutes’ walk or City Hall. containing Din ng Room and Kitchen finished in bard wood, suite of Parlors and Library finished in black walnut and ash, highly pol ished (tw i marble mantles in Parlors), 6even cham bers, bath room finished in hard wood. House fur ni bed with Furnace, Gas, Sebago water and all modern conveniences. Parlors, Library and Hall el egantly frescoed. All other rooms well painted. Title perfect. $2500 can remain on mortg ge for a term of years. Apply to GEO. R. D kVIS & CO., Beal Es tate and Mortgage Brokers, or to WM. DAVIS, Ticket Agent, Grand Trunk Depot. mch29dlm For Sale. A DESIRABLE residence at East Deering. A two story dwelling House, addition and stable, abundance of hard and soft water, together with about threo acres of land. Inquire of JOHN C. PROCTER, ap2d3w 93 Exchange street. Valuable Beal Estate for Sale. I Farm in Barpswell, 60 acres, 400 cords wood, orehard in bearing, price...... §3000 1 Farm in Freeport, 100 acres, price. . 5000 1 Farm in Brunswick, 10a acres, price. 3000 1 House with 3 acres land in Brunswick village, 1C00 Enquire of TflOS. W. EATON, mchHd&wlm BRUNSWICK. FOR SALE. A LOT of vacant land, situated on the west side of High, between Pleasant and Danforth, Sts. This lot has a front of about 61 feet an*1 Is about 194 foet deep, and plans have been drawn by How, for a block of seven or nine genteel and convenient resi dences, and adapted for the same. Enquire of EDWIN CHURCHILL, No. 4 Portland Pier, mar28 From 12 to 2 o’clock, P. M. Beal Estate, FOR Sale, or lease for a term of years, the proper ty belonging to the estate of Francis O. Libby, and formerly occupied by him on the corner of Free and High Streets. HARRISON J. LIBBY, ) FRANK W. LIBBY, } Aam rf' mar24 tf Farm for Sale or Exchange. . A superior Hay Farm in the town A of Deering, three and a half miles M iMqk Lorn Portland, fl jBauuRL. This farm contains about 65 acres im of excellent mowing land, “cut 60 tons of -nay last season.” Good orchard near the house. Buildings consist of a two-story and a one-story house, a new barn 40x80. with other out-buildings. Also, farming tools. Part of the purchase money can lay on a mortgage, or will be exchanged for a house in the city, or a peice of a vessel. For further particulars enquire of GEORGE SMITH, No. 13 Boyd St.marlOtf For Sale. HOUSE No. 45 Melbourne Street, head of North Street; said 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 witbin thirty days. For particulars Inquire at M. N. NEAL’S. 327 Congress Street, Portland.marl7dlui The “Limerick House,” FOR SALE The suo-criber offers «br sale his Hotel proi rty in Limerick Vfllage, York County. The house has 22 rooms all in good repair, with shed and two large stables adjoining: ,two wells of water on the premises, ana every convenience for a first-class Hotel. The “Limerick House” is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner, JOSEPH G. HARMON, marl3dtf Limerick, Me. Real Estate for Sale. HOUSE AND IxOT NO. 76 STATE ST., Lot contains 34.000 feet of land, with fine »uit gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Apply to W* H. FESSENDEN, mar6tf 215 Commercial Street. For Sale. THE house on State Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. a uruauu, mu, iou. pcpw-u St. Lawrence House. For Sale or To Let, 40 Rooms. Gas and Sebago water. Apply to E. H. GILLESPIE, sepl3-tf No. 34 Plum St. FOR SALE I House No. 34 Emery St., head of Cushman Street. ESald house is one of the best locations on on the street; tine neighborhood. Consists o' two story framed House and ell, containing Un finished rooms; painted walls throughout; gas; good cellar and heated by f urn ace; large brick cis tern, filtered; well drained. One of the most desi rable and convenient houses in tho 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 FOR sale: tebbet¥ HOUSE, SPRINGVALE. WILL BE SOLD CHEAP! As the owner wants to go West. Jaa318AMUEL D. TEBBETS. STATE OF MAINE. Adjutant Gekerai.’s Office I Augusta, Mar. 29, 1873. } SEALED proposals, in writing, will be received at this office, for furnishing for nse of the Militia of this State, the following named articles, viz: 600 UDiform Coate for Inf >ntry. 100 Uniform Coats for Artillery. 500 pairs Pants lor Infhntry. 100 pa rs Pants for Arti lery. 500 Caps for Infantry. 100 Cain for Artillery. The price of each article must be stated, and each must be made according to sample at this office. A right to accept a part ot any proposal is reserved. The articles must be delivered when called for, but none will be accepted unless approved by thelnspect OIEnevoiopes containing proposals should be marked on the outside, “Proposals for furuishing Uniforms," and to he entitled to consideration must bo received on or before the fifteenth day of ^ ap2dlw Acting Quartermaster General. OUTOF THE FIRE. The subscriber would respectfully announce that he is already organized In another Mill and ready to fill alt orders tor Bar Mills Oak as promptly as before the fire. B. C. JORDAN. v28dtl _ A Fine Business Opening FOB a young or middle aged man of unexceptlona ble character. Experienced accountant and one V’i,j*andD,dollS7 °»Pl,al- Investigation is Invited Address Box 201* Portland Me. novfitf WANTS, LOST, FOUND. Wanted. A *°. (i° general linuse work by a n~ 1 rotestant Scotch girl haying good recomemla tion. Enquire for Miss B. Brown Commercial House-_ apr3*lw Found. A SAFE KEY. The owner can have the same by calling at tho Press Office. ap2<llw Wanted. A GARDENER f r the State Orphans’ Home, at Bath, Me. Steady employi. eut will be given to the right man. References as to capability and stemty habits required, address Dr. WILLIAM E. PAYNE, or Gen. T. W. HYDE, Bath, Me. aprl-3t Lost. A SLEEVE BUTTON, with a Carbuncle stone in gold setting. The finder will be properly re warded by leaving It at the Argus Office, applet* Wanted. A SITUATION in the city of Portland, by a com petent APOTHECARY of 8 years experience. Address, L. E. CONNER; Caro J. E. WESSON, Worcester Mass. mcU31dlw WANTED SMART, honest, energetic men to work the Life Associatlan of America, in this State. Smart men can earn from tlMO to <50(K> per annum, work ing for this popular Company. Apply to \V. H. HARRINGTON, Manager. mar29-lw__42j Exchange St. Found. A GOLD RrNG. The owner can bare the same by calling at this office and proving property. mch26 tf WASTED! COAT MAKEES AT CHESLEY’S, mch25dtf 167 M1BBLE STREET. Wanted A BAKER and Cook at Alms House. Apply to J. W. MERRILL, mcli22dtl at Alms House, Lost. AT CITY HALL, on Friday evening,'at the XlL Blues* Masquerade, part of a new Waterproof Cloak, seams stayed with white tape. Another was left in place of the one taken, which the owner can have by calling at 143 Middle street with the one tak en through mistake. _feb25 Cord Wood Choppers Wanted. GOOD CHANCE—si PER CORD. CASH every Saturday. Good boarding places near and chance to camp out. Fare paiefon railroad. Also Teams wanted to haul ont wood. Refers to W. H. Turner. Snpt. P. & K. R R.t Port iana. as. V. JUUDAn, feblBdtfBur Milk. Wanted. A PLEASANT room on Spring St., or vicinity furnished or unfurnished, without board. janlOtt Address BOX 1336. TO LEI. To Let. ANEW Store on Atlantic near Congress St., ail' Horse cars. Suitable fox a Shoe Store or fancy and domestic goods or Groceries. Apply to S. A ANDEKSON, No. 37 St. Lawrence 3t. mar36 dlw tbcneodtf New Boarding House. THE Subscriber, having leased the new and com modions bouse, recently erected by Geo. K. Da vis & Co., upon the “Blanchard property,” 301 Higt St., takes pleasure in announcing to the public thal he will about the first of April cpen it lor a first class boarding house. Booms can bo seen and ful particulars as to terms, &c., obtained, by calling al the house from 10 A. M. to 12 M., and from 2 until I P. M. apr3eodtf S. S. KNIGUT. To Let. HOUSE No. 7 State Street, 10 rooms, rent 8400 per year. Inquire of Byron D. Vfcrrill, or S. W. Robinson, 49$ Exchange Street. ap3 tt Rooms to Let. TWO gentlemen and their wives and two or three single gentlemen can be accomodated with pleas ant rooms and board at No. 75 Tree Street. apr2 d2w* To Let. A DESIRABLE Brick House, with French roof, centrally located and arranged exptgasly xor two families. Inquire of JOHN O. PROCTER, 93 Exchange street. ap2dlw WANTED TO LEI.—One half of a house con taining sis rooms, with or witltout the furni ture. in the southwesterly part of the cits in a good neighborhood, ten minutes walk from the Bostou ana Maine Central Depots. Responsible persons de siring a tenement are invited to call at No. 1 Salem Street, Portland, Me. aprl-lm To Let. ONE OP THE BEST OFFICES ON EXCHANGE STREET. Enquire of GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO,. mar24tf No. 46 Exchange St. To Let. TWO very ploasant and desirable front rooms on Congress St., between High and Green Sts. Terms reasonable. Apply at lt>8 Fore Street, mar 12 tf * To Let. TWO connected furnished rooms with board at 119 Cumberland cor. of Franklin Sts. feb21tf Quiet Board. A GENTLEMAN and Lady wishing a quiet home cau find pleasant rooms with hoard at No. 4 Cotton street, second door from Free street. One or two single gentlemeu can be accommodated also. janT A Few Good Rents IF applied for at once. MATTOCKS & FOX, novSdti 88 Middle street. STORE TO LET. Aklarge brick store in the Racklcff Block, corner of Middle and Ceorcb* streets—basement and first floor, eleganth finished and adapted to jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. Apply to ALLEN HAINES. septlldtf EDUCATIONAL. Navigation School! A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15$ Exchange street, March 3d. to bo under the charge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Capt. Breen, and Monday aud Friday evenings by C. H. Parley. The course will begin with decmal arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse, Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing: the use of Logarithms: the use and adjustment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Longitude bv Chronometer. Lunar observations will not be incluaed in the course but will be taught if desired. The evening instruction will^je 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 apparatus, and the use and adjustme it of Instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete oroigy, ucean turrenw, oc-c., win aiso ue introduced at the evening sessions. For terms, apply to C. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. feb!9tf Hass. Institute of Technology. Entrance Examinations June 2 and 3, and Oct. 1 and 2. For catalogue, recent entrance examination papers, nr further inf rmation, apply to Prof. SAM UEL. IvNEELAND, Secretary, Boston, Mass. marlSdlm GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO., MANUFACTURERS OF AND DEALER IN FURNITURE! MATTRESSES, FEATHERS, &c. Ho. 46, and over 42 & 44 Exchange St, PORTLAND, MAINE. UPH01.MTKRIMO DOME TO OKDEB, aprl _ tf gasTItotIcr Orders for removal of obstruct ions in service pipes, if left at the Office in the Morning will be at tended to same day; if lelt late in the day, they may not receive at tention till next day. Argus and Advertiser copv. Jnu31dtf TTa-rfr-r, SOUTHWARK CO’S English Writing, I [\ ^ Ink writes Black and never fades. Sole A-L1 A gen s tor U. S.—Schbuok Tao Co DC Beckman St., N. V. mar7d3m MAINE GENERAL HOSPITAL FAIR! TO BE HEED IN PORTE AIN B, JUNE lO, A. D. 1873. occas1onntofprMeid: a Mef*app»alfOTa^e»rtyrfndgeneroini^?|tpia8eft^m every Section M^th^lMatel^ S"“* FWr in *“ °f Gen(iral H°"Plta,>tak* a“ Of the need of Buch an institution there is now no room for doubt, as the enterprise never would have been inaugurated but lor that conviction. But its unfinish ed condition, together wi th want of adequate means for its completion, renders It absolutely necessary that a general effort should now be made to help forward a charity, which will reflect honor upon the State, and prove a blessing to its citizens for all time to come F The Executive Oornmittee have therefore designated Sub-Corn nittees in various localities throughout the State for co-operation in this matter, and to them is com mitted largely the charge, audio groat measure will depend the success of this enterprise. The special purpose of this appeal is. however, to awaken enquiry among the people, and stimulate contributions in money or articles suitable for the Fair, facilities for collecting v,hich, through the local committees, will be rendered easy ana practicable in every section. J Men, women and children of Maine: this is your Insiltution, and to you we now appeal for aid in this emergency. Ploa«e put yourselves at once, in communica tion with the local committees, and let there be a generous rivalry in Bhowing which shall have tho honor of being the banner county In this effort to complete this great institution of our Comm m wealth. Its beneficence will be open alike to every section of the State. Let all contribute to make it a success worthy the sons and daughters of Maine. .1, no iMo Address Maine General Hospital Fair, Box 1495. A. W. H. CLAPP. Chairman, CHAS. H. HASKELL, Treasurer. CHAS. E. JJSE, Secretary. DK. S. C. GORDON, DR. S. H. TEWKSBURY. DR. F. H. GERRISH. H. F. FURBISH. JAMES E. CARTERs | ExecutlrclOommittee. PRESIDENT: HON. SIDNEY PERHAM, Governor of Maine* VICE PRESIDENTS: HON. HUGH J. ANDERSON, “ A. P. MORRILL, “ JOSEPH H. WILLIAMS, “ ISRAEL WASHBURN, Jb.. “ J. L. CHAMBERLAIN, “ NATHAN CLIFFORD, “ JAMES BLAINE, “ JOHN MUSSEV, “ LEONARD WOOD, HON. GEO. W. STANLEY. “ JOSEPH HOWARD, “ JOHN B. BROWN. “ GEO. P. WE800TT, “ HANNIBAL HAMLIN, “ LOT M. MOUEILL, “ ABNEE COBURN, “ WM. P. HAINES, “ R. D. RICE, t —————— HON. EUGENE HALE, “ JOHN H. BURLEIGH, “ NATHAN CUMMINGS, “ WM. W. THOMAS, RUFUS P. TAPLEY, “ SAM’L E. SPRING, “ SAM’L F. HERSEY. ’• D. R. HASTINGS. GENERAL COMMITTEE. N, W. Farwell, Nelson Dlngley, Jr., J. A. Donovan, M. D.. B. F. Sturgis, M. D.. J. C. Madigan, Llewellyn Powers, Charles E. Gibbs. J. H. Kimball, M. D., Alfred Mitchell, M. D., N. Shannon, M. D., E. Stone, M. D., John P. Perley, J. S. Winslow. P«rot o. Blanchard, Fied’k Robic, Sewall N. Gross, John Lynch, Henry Fox, Samuel J. Anderson, F. Schumacher, W. H. Tumor, A. G. Tenney. Enoch Knight, Fred’k F. Hale, Jas. S. Marrett, Fred. N. Dow, Cyrus S. Clark. John S. Russell, J. B. Seven’, M. D., Joseph G. Hoyt, A. F. Page, M. D., J. D. Hopkins, Col. H. A. DeWitt, J. Q. A. Hawes, M. D., Geo. E. Brickett, M. D., E. F. Pillsbury, T. L. Estabrook, M. D., J. W. Lawrence, Chas. N. Germaine, M. D., James A. Hall, A. Kennedy, J. A. Morton, M. D., T.-C. Shirley, A. L Hersey, E. C. Farrington, A. W. Walker. Chas. W. Roberts, John Benson, M. D., A. C. Hamblin, M. D., John Gardiner, E. A. Thompson, M. D.. A. M. Robinson, Israel Putnam, M. D.t T. J. Southard, C. E. Haskell, H. B. Connor, M. N. Dinsmore. E. G. Fogg, M. D., Albert O. Jewett, C. B. Hazeltine, C. H. Treat. Chas. E. Swan, M. D. Chas B. Paine, A. R. Lincoln. M. D., Hiram Bliss, Jr. Frank B. Merrill, M. D.. Jason W. Beatty, Chas. H. f ittlefteld, Edwin B. Smith, Caleb Ayer, F. McKenney Wm. Noyes. Enoch Cousins, C. C. Hobbs, Enos T. Luce, Rufus Prince, N. B. Reynolds, Daniel Stickney, Parker P. Burleigh, John Marshall Brown, Geo. F. Talbot, Ezra N. Perry, W. H. Phillips, C. P. Kimball, Jacob T. Lewis, T. E. Twitchell, Wm. L. Putnam, J. S. Ricker, Wm E, Gould, Lucine Ingalls, Oliver H irdy, Rufus Dunham, Samuel F. Perley, Appleton Holbrook, Enos Soule, Henry H. Hunt. M.JD., Roecoe G. Harding, Washington Bray, S. H. Cummings, Frarcis K. Swan, Seth Scaromon, Samuel C. Belcher, E. S. Hannaford, M. D.. S. W. Pope, George Parcher, M. D.. J. W. Bradbury, Jr., E. F. Webb, T. S. Lang, F. C. Thayer, M. D., John Berry, T. E. Simonton, Edward Spear, F. M. Eveleth, M. D., R. H. Cunningham, R. A. Chapman, C. F. Durrell, T. H. Brown, M. D., A. M. Peables, M. D., S. H. Blake, Ralph K. Jones, M. D., Calvin Seavey, M. D.f Luther Rogers, M. D., S. O. Brown, Seth B. Sprague, M. D., J. H. Wakefield, James T. Patten,

R. P. Carr. W. S. Howe, M. D., H. C. Hall, S. D. Lin a say, H. 0. Alden, R. J. Farrington, Joseph Granger, H. C. Fessenden, M. D., C. H. Talbot, Wm. H. Conaut, S. L. Goodale, T. H. Jewett, M. D., Geo. A. Emory, Oliver Harmon, M, E. Sweat, M. D., Nathan Dane, W. H. Sawyer. M. D., Marcus Watson, ANDROSCOGGIN COUNTY. Thomas Littlefield, Wm. M. Harris, A. C. Dennison. Ara Cushman. Daniel P. Atwood, A. K. P. Knowlton, AROOSTOOK COUNTY. Peter C. Keezan, Hadley Fairfield, Frank Barnes, CUMBERLAND COUNTY. W. B. Cobb, M. D., Pavson Tucker, Geo. W. Hammond. J. B. Coyle, B. F. Dun-*, M. D., H. J. Libby. S. R. Lyman, Hosea I. Robin so*» Joseph E. Blabon, E. H. Elwell, Tlios. B. Reed, R. O. Conanr, Fred Storer, R. M. Richardson, Goo. W. Woodman, W. W. Harris, John A. Waterman, Russell Lewis, John I. Sturgis, M. D., Walter Corey. Taomas Hancock, QMrles S. Fobes, Eugene W. Brooks, M. D., wm. Senter, A. Q. Marshall. M. D., John Portemia Wm. Osgood, M. D., Francis Chase Joseph Sturdivant, Sianley T. Pullen, . B. M. Edwards, Wm. E. Wood, ^ A. Gray, M. D. H. Dnnn, Ja&^Al.Bates. m. D., Charles McCarthy. Warren n. Vinton, S. C. Strout, Henry Penneir, Tlios. G. I coring, J. S. Palmer, Wm. Allen, Jr., Geo. F. Ernerv, A. K. Shurtlcff, FRANKLIN COUNTY. Seward Dill, R. B, Fuller, Abner Toothaker. HANCOCK COUNTY. P. H. Harding, M. D., Soth Tisdale, S. R. Whitney. KENNEBEC COUNTY. Thos. H. Lambert, Henry S. Osgood, E. F. Yoaton, A. P. Snow, M. D., James White, Joseph Manley, Reuben B. Dunn, Geo. Minott, KNOX COUNTY. D. O’Brion, A. P. Gould, F. E. IlitcLcock, M. D., H. C. Levensaler, M. D. LINCOLN COUNTY. Henry Ir.galls, Moses Call, M. D.. A. R. Reed. OXFORD COUNTY. Eli B. Bean, S. C. Andrews, S. R. Carter, Fred E. Shaw, J. A. Caldwell, M. D., Enoch Foster, Jr.. Wm. Gordon, 2d, A. O. Noyts, PENOBSCOT COUNTY. John A. Peters, Isaiah Stetson, Seth Paine, Henry Preutiss, James C. Weston, M. D., Eugene F. Sanger, Elias Merrill, David Bugbce, PISCATAQUIS COUNTY. A. G. Lebroke, Ephraim Flint, Cbas L. Dunniug. SAGADAHOC COUNTY. Col. Thomas Hyde, H. S. B. Smith, M. D., A. J. Fuller, M. D., Charles H. McLellau, SOMERSET COUNTY. C. B. Mslntire, Sumner Webb, Hiram Knowlton, Isaac Dyer, WALDO COUNTY. N. G, Hichbom. Chap. Abbott, M. D., P. S. Haskell, M. D., Ralph C. Johnson, WASHINGTON COUNTY. W. Hathaway, P. Gillls, L. G. Downes, Chas. J. Milliken, M. D., N. W. Marston, T. V. Briggs, YORK COUNTY. W. S. Ricker, B. F. Hamilton, J. E. L. Kimball, M. D.. A. K. P. Lord, F. G. Warren, M. D., John E. Butler, John L. Allen, M. D., Samuol Hanson, James M. Stone, Mark F. Wentworth, M. D., * Alvak Libby, M. D., S. W. Jenkins, G. F. Clifford, D. D. Spear, M. D~ Geo. Getchell, J. S. Putnam, M. D. W. F. Moody, L. S. Moore. == 1-— A. D. Comisli, Philo Clark, Sam’i French. Cyrus M. Powers. Albion Little, L. D. M. Sweat, John M. Adams, Chas. P. Merrill, Seth Milliken, A. W. Bradbury, Geo. S. Hunt, Joseph A. Kendall, H. W. Richardson, W. T. Kilborn, Geo. A. Whitnev, Ch. J. Schumacher. Thos. Shaw, Philip H. Brcwn, Charles M. Gore, H. W. Andersou, Francis F*-ssendeti, Wm. W. Thomas, Jr., Chas. J. Chapman, Chas. E. Morrill, lliram Belcher, Am<*Vi»well. Selden Con*. H. H. HllTK* F. M. Drew, Alden Sprague. B. F. Buxton, M. D., Edmund Wilson, Isaac Reed, I. B. Bradley, M. D., A. F. Lewis, J. P. Swett, M. D., O. R. Hall,M. D„ Charles Shaw, J. P. Bass. A. F. Bradbury, W. H. McCrillis. Wm. Buck, M. D., John Ware, D. D. Stewart, L. W. Pendleton, M. D., Isaiah Harmon, Geo. Walker, A. B. Willey, Ferguson Haines, A. K. P. Meserve, T. H. Hubbard, Wm. Swazey, Jr.JVf. D., Wm. Swazey, M. D., N. G. Marshall, A. P. Weeks, M. D., C. H. Hobbs, City of Portland. In Board of May^r and Aldermen, 1 March 19, 1873. J Ordered, That the City Clerk give notice by publi cation in two daily papers, as required by law, to all parties Interested in Sidewalks constructed the past year, that this Boa d, at some time and place to be fixed in said notice, will hear the parties aforesaid, and will thereafterwards proceed to establish the as* sessments on said sidewalks, as follows, viz: Bramhall street, East side; Lewis street, East side; Brackett street, Southeast of Pine street; Pine street and Western Promenade. Bead and passed. Attest; H. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. City ol Portland. City Clerk s Office, March 20,1873. In pursuance of the foregoing order, I hereby give n tice that on MONDAY, the seventh day of April next, at seven and a half P. M., at the Aldermen's Room, in the City Building, the Mayor and Aide* men will hear all parties inter**sted in the assessments above referred to and will thereafterwards establish the same. H. I. RuBINSON, City Clerk. rach20 dtd 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 Be. of Fare shall be in keeping wi'h the Portland and Boston Markets. Those vibiting Lewiston do not forget to call at Manufacturers’ and Merchants’ RESTAURANT, CITY BXTILr>I2SrG7, Pine Street, LEWISTON, MAINE. LEWIS C. J0HN80N, J08EPH A. JOHNSON, Jan21 dlynewe3m COTTON SEED MEAL! 2000 Bags Cotton Seed Meal —FOR SALE BY— KENDALL A WHITNEY, teb7 dtf plaster; fiOO T0,N? GROmn LAND PLASTER for t/V/Vf sale in barrels or bulk at the lowest • ish price by KENDALL A WHITNEY. te Assessors9 Notice. TO tlie inhabitants of the Town of Capo Elizabeth, and ill persons liable to be assessed therein. No tice is he eby given that the subscribers will be in session at the Town House in said Town, on the 9th, lOtli, 11th, and 12th days of April inst., from 10 o’clock in ihe forenoon, till 5 o’clock in the afternoon, for the purpose of receiving true and perfect lists of the Polls and all the estates, real and personal, not by law exempted from taxation, which such persons were possessed of in said town of Cape Elizabeth on the 1st day of April inst; W'hi h lists they are requir ed to make and bring in. and bo prepared to make oath to the truth of the same. And any person who neglects to comply with this notice will be doomed in a tax according to the laws of the State, and be Larred of the right to make ap plication to the County Commissioners for any abate ment of his taxes unless he shows that be was unable to offer such lists within the time hereby appointed. THOS. B. HASKELL, ) Assessors NATHAN R. DtfER, [ of ELISHA A JORDAN,) Cape Elizabeth. Cape Elizabeth, March 29th, 1873. aprldtd PROPOSALS For f urnishing: Rations and Ship Chandlery for U. S. Revenue Vessels. Collectors Office, March 29,1873. SEALED proposals will be received at this office until 12 o’clock noon of Saturday the 26th day of April next, for supplying rations and ship chandlery for the use of the crews and vessels of the United State Reven ie Marine Service in this Collection Dis trict, for the fiscal year ending 30th June, 1874. Schedules of the articles of ship chandlery to be bid for will bo furnished on application at this office. The Government reserves the right t-o rqject any or ^martictI, WASHBURN, JR„ Collector. City oi Portland. City Clmik’s Office, March 21,1873. UPON the petition of Sise & Nevens for permis sion to remove their stationary steam engine in store No. 176 Fore street to store No. 178 Fore street, notice is hereby given that on MONDAY, the 7th day of April next, at 74 o’clock P. M., at the Aldermen’s room in the ity Building, a hearing will be had of all parties interested in said petition. Per order, H. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. mch22 dtd c O R i% T Just received 15,000 BITSUELS PRIME YEL LOW CORN. - foe sale by — PBINNEY. -..-ofi,,.. ±09 Commercial Street* mar26(Lw__Head of Merrill’s Wharf Copartnership Notice. FOX retires from tho firm of FLETCHER & » O. this day. - IDA undersigned will continue the business under the same name as heretofore. t ir FLETCHER. edwardtomlinson. April 1, 1873. 3w WHEN YOU SEE better b“''* IT fitting BOOTS on Men, 'Vumi.n and Chil dren than von wear, and 8fme Clmchl7^y°U haV° ” V.«! paSrb. PROPOSALS — FOR THE — Improvement of Rivers and Har bors — IN THE — States of Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts PROPOSALS will b€ received at this office until 10 o’clock, A. M., on MONDAY, the 28th day of April neat, for improving the following named rivers and harbors, viz: 1. Machias, River, Me.—For the removal of about 2000 cubic yarns ot the rock known as Middle Rock in tho harbor of Machias; and for the excavation and removal of shoal at draw-bri lge, containing about 1,300 cubic yards of mud and sawdust. 2. Camnen Harbor, Me.—For about 20,000 cub c yards of dredging. 3. Kennebec River, Me,—For the removal of about 360 cubic yards of sunken ledge in the Narrows, near Richmond. 4. Richmond'8 Inland, Me.—For furnishing about 40,000 tons of rubble stone for the breakwater. 5. Cocheco River, New Hampshire.—For the re moval of about 8u0 cubic yards of sunken ledge at the Gulf or Upper Narrow’s. 6. Salem Harbor, Mass.—For abeut 30,000 cubic yards of dredging. 7. Dux bury Harbor, Mom -For about 25,000 cu bic yards «.f dredging in South Channel. Persons desiring to make proposals lor any of the abovo works, are requested to apply tothe under sign«l at hU office, lJo.lt Clipp's Block. Congress St., Portland, Maine, or at No. 2 Bnffinch St Bos ton, Mass., lor specifications and further information concerning the same. Proposals must be made separately for each irnrl- ' “^edbvthe specifications anTbT^mpZS by the requisite guaranty—eacn proposal and guar S**** du>>lic?,le on printed forms whiclfwtll ftrakhod on application at Mis office, and when transmit 'ed must be so endorsed, on the sealed en Su£’wo,kwndtrate bCf°re beln*0*>cn«1 viv1P<feff,teRed reserves the right to reject all Pv ^ i c*1’111 opinion, are not reasonable; also pe bid of any person who, in bis belief, wdll not faithfully, satisfactorily and promptly perform the contract. _ U. S. Engineer Office, 1 Portland, Me., March 29, 1873.1 iiiWrtl, * GEO. THOM, Lieut. Col. of Engineers. mar29-6t _Ilvt. Brig. Cen. U. S. A. Dissolution of Partnersliip. THE partnership heretofore existing under the name of Dotlrw <& Trefethon, of Portland, County of Cumberland, ..ealers in Fish, Is this day dissolved by mutual consent. The business will be continued nnder the namo of Trefethen & Co. Portland, March 22,1873. mar21ood3w* Notice. THE power of attorney berotofora given my son L. H. Cole, to manage the Lnmber business, accept Drafts, and draw money from the First National Bank in my name, is hereby withdrawn. SIMON COLE. Portland, March 28 18 ap2d2w* For Sale. THE SEBAGO DYE HOUSE, No. 17 Plum St., is In good condition with all apparatus necesa iry or the business. Apply to the proprietor at No. 33 Newbury street or to J REED, Brow’n’s Block, cor. Con gross and Brown street. mar25eodtf I ^Bgss. , FRIDAY MORNING, APRIL 4, 1873 I Gossip and Gleanings. Cincinnati is keeping 3,000 chorus singers in spirits for its musical jubilee next month. , A Danbury (Ct.) dog has learned to bring in eggs from ibe barn, and his delighted own er names him Leigh Hunt. When a Cincinnati woman shoots at her | drunken husband and misses him, the news 1 papers sav: “Another bullet wasted.” ! ' _ Now Sarah Walker, who is only seventy three years old, wants newspaper notice be cause she walked twenty miles in one day. i - i Religious people iu New York only atteud oue place of amusement during the present 1 season, namely, Lent's circus. No; the members of Professor Agassiz’* | expedition did not suffer much from rheuma I tism; but they got some newer algae. A young lady recently, on being requested to sing “The Maiden’s Prayer,” immediately favored a Rockford audience with “Mother, may I go out to swim?” Mr. Carlyle is reported to have spoken of the Dublin University bill as “an amorphous botch, out of which nothing endurable can ever be made.” Certainly the force of imagination is won derful eitlie'to beget iu us an ability for the doing of that which we apprehend wo can do, or a disability for the not doing ot that which we conceive we cannot do.—Bakewell. A retired actress has been teaching elocu tion to the children in Carsou City, and the old people declare that all the young folks say “beeyoutifool skcey,” and “nobul juke.” r riends must be used with shuteyes, am as objects of prime necessity, just as we ea our daily bread without prying curiously t< j see who makes it or how it is made. With every one the expectation of a mis fortune constitutes a dreadful punishment. Suffering then assumes the proportions of the unknown, which is the sonl’s infinite.—Bal zac. Au enamored Philadelphian has bedii con victed of potty larceny for abstracting his adored one's carte de visitc from her photo graph album; the judge deciding that to steal a “carte” was as bad as to steal ahorse. Gustave Dore and Blanchard Jerrold are about to do for the modem Lutctia that which they have recently done for the mod em Babylon, and the work is to be published simultaneously in the two capitals. A grocer asked an artisi: “Is sculpture dif ficult?” The artist replied: “Why, bless you no- You have only to take a block of mar ble, a chisel, and knock off all the marble you don’t want. Love, as it is the greatest treasure of our souls, so is it the only security stands bound to God for all our debts; all the Other facul ties of man seeme to be receivers only, and this the discharger of all their accounts.— j Montague—Deeoute Essaeys. Tis a mournful hour in life when a man comes to the conclusion that fame, love, and happiness are not worth a good cigar. ‘Tis a still more mournful hour when a man comes to the conclusion a cigar itself is worthless. At a dinner-party recently given in Paris, the servant handed a lady, who is not only a Jewess, but a very Jewess, a slice of ham. She refused by sisns. The servant exclaimed: “O, Madame! In this century!” A Xew York fashion letter predicts a re turn to the costumes of Empress Josephine. “Already the Josephine waist is prescribed by dress-makers.” It would be a good thing for our young men it the Joseph-in-trowsers should also come in fashion.—Buffalo Ex press. An Indian tribe in Wisconsin bave organ- i >.ed a brass band, and the old settlers, who '-e had some experiment in such matters, 9 here is no difference between listening to 9U. wild, weird strains” and being scalped _botre very painful. If we arv beiieve ap ,torjes that have n pu is i atj0Ut persons in this country a ing eirs Property in Great Britain, the sum thus drawiv,om the M Q ha8 amounted to th,rt mffli)ns more thaQ the entire assessed ^ation of ^ United Kingdoms. Whatever thing is done, bw. . . Ne any may His mighty Ne any may His soverainc ptF"?15*nd, Ne loose that He hath bon******** . . . In vain therefore doest thou nF““stedfast band. To call to count, or weigh HU***®,n hand Whose counsel’* depth thou canPr*ef' a“ew« Sith of things subject to tbyeft0* a,-derstand; Thou doest not know the caused ve^ . (jew. *r their courses —i— —Spenser. It was our sad dutv, a few wc chronicle the death of L. R. Shew? a^0’ .j k^owu and popular actor, and now a w." stated that this same L. R, Shewed issee 11 ceed J. B. Booth as manag >r of the . 8®c“ Theatre, at the end of this season.™? should really like to know whether Mr. Se well is dead or only gone to Boston. We cl ajcuuij uciictc uuiu tu true niiu mat m\i Boston Theatre is to be under the manage ment of a ghost next season.—N. T. Mail. This anecdote is told of Proudhon, the great French socialist, and illustrates most forcibly the intensity and exaggeration of his radicalism. In conversation one day with Prince Napoleon, the prince asked him what was the form of society of which he dreamed. Proudhon said: One in which I shall be guil lotined as a conservative. A correspondent ot the Charleston News says that at a private entertainment, given by Mr. Marble in honor of Professor Tyndall, he and Henry Ward Beecher had a regular set-to on the subject of spiritualism, the re sult of which was that Mr. Beecher “over whelmed and silenced his less voluble antag onist.” It is thought that a twenty pound pressure steam-whistle could have accom plished the job in half the time.—Commercial Advertiser. A batte on leathern wing at close of day About the flelde, most like a ghoste did flit; And from his hole, wherein he snnglie lay. A fleldmowse looked, and stontshed was it. “This cannot be my cousin” said the mowee “For wings he has," soe went back to his house. A birde that slept with beade beneath her wing, Within her neste, built in a holly hedge Awoke, and wondered at ihe curious thing. And peering out, above the nest his edge, Said “Wings he has, hut else is not my klnde;” Soe the pooro batte no friende at alls did Unde. Tue “Creeping” of Railroad Rails has attracted some attention of late, and while we do not attempt to explain it, we of fer a po’nt on the fact that, on lines runuing north i nd south, the western rail “creeps” fas.er than the eastern rail; that is, this strange movement of the rail toward the south is more marked in one rail than in the other on the same track. Furthermore, it has been noticed that on such a line the eas tern rail wears out the fast ‘St. Both of these points, we think can be explained by the mo tion of the earth as it turns from the west to waixl the east. Everything that has tree mo tion is dragged after the whirling globe: every wind that blows, and every tide that moves feels the influence, and our train going north or south is pulled over toward the ealt and naturally presses the eastern rail most n’eavi ly. The western rail, being relieve i of it. share of weight, “creeps” Lra taeVUd quickly. It is also noticed that the wheels on ‘he eastern rail wear out the first, bthtn“ bnt tbink tbat this earth modon cause- The practical side of this j is, tnai the eastern rail and wheels should be i stronger.—Scientific American. Mabvklj.ocs Ending ok a Divobcr i Suit. The Dodge divorce suit at St. Paul j has ended in the most surprising manner. I Mis. Dodge, who was suing for divorce from I her husband on the grounu of his infidelity, j appeared in Court last Friday with a most 1 marvellcmj affidavit. She swore that one ; r inley—with whom she afterward was on the most questionable terms—induced her to bo 1 l!rnLiDodge was false to her, and he I female to substantiate his charges. ! hoi,Mr"' .Dodge brought into her I three to waCOlJSp'r:M,y made up by the i„!v Ib ‘6 alx,ul thc husband's downfall uibutdi.r: d,rlar^ «** «.V»SSSS2I: she swore o h,aV‘e,n0nti',uance °‘ the trial H vore that K nit, ."3- fontrarv- She also swore that Km lev tried to persuade her to poison her husband; that he bought strveh" nine and wished her to place some of It L bon-bons and when she made her Saturday visit to Mr. Dodge s house, to see the chil dren, as allowed by the Court, she was to offer the poisoned article to him. Failing in this, Finley's next plan was to induce 'km. Dodge, wbeu taking the lunch which was usually set for her on Saturday by Mr. Dodge’s servant, to put a biscuit in her pock-. - et, wh cli was to be given to Finley, who, after charging it with poison, was to give it to a dog or eat in the presence of witnesses, and if the animal kicked the bucket, the poison was then to be discovered. Dodge was to be arrested and locked up for attempt ing to murder bis wife, an i then things would be lovely. A nicely laid plot, to be suie, and it might have worked well, but It didn't, for one of Mrs. Dodge’s children took the croup. Dr. C. D. Williams was sent for, who considered the illness of the boy critical, and Mrs. Dodge was thereupon notified of the fact. When she appeared and saw her apparently dying child, her soul was filled with re norse, and in her anguish she ex posed the whole diabolical plot to her hus band in t re presence of Dr. C. D. Williams, who also admits the truth of this state ment. Mrs. Dodge has left St. Paul. Finley de nies the whole story, and says he will be able to prove a conspiracy to destroy him. Johnny Clem. Among the maoy notable persons at the inauguration of President Grant was John L. Clem, of the Twenty-fourth United States Infantry, who reached there a few days since from his regiment at Fort Brown, Texas, in order to place in the National Asylum an in valid soldier. Lieutenant Clem has a nation [ al reputation, and is written down in “Frank ; Moore's Rebellion Record,” andin “Lossing’s , History of the Civil Conflict in America,” as “Little Johnny Clem, the Drummer Boy of Chickamauga,” at which battle he laid aside his drum and assumed the musket the entire day. During the retirement of the Union army from the field he then performed a guerre de mort upon a Colonel of a Texan regiment who had ridden up with a drawn sword demanding his surrender, by suddenly swinging up bis musket from an order arms and emp ying the saddle of his assailant. The daring act of one so young sent his name flying through the count* y. He afterwards had his little horse killed under him. and was wounded in the shoulder at tbe same time, at Atlanta, whilst delivering a dispatch from M jor General Thomas to General Logan. He entered the army in May, 1861, before he was ten years of age, as a drummer boy. aud served with distinction to the end of the war, during which time he was present at Shiloh, and at nearly every other battle in which the Array of the Cumberland was engaged. He is the youngest officer ever commissioned In the United States Army, and Lossing's His tory speaks of him as the youngest persoD, ot whom we have any account, that ever tore arras in battle either in this country or in Europe; and his military record is a mat ter of history upon files of the War Depart ment- Considering his years, he is without a peer either in the Old World or tbe New. Peruvian Women and Their Way*. —JTie life of the young ladies is very retired. It is not considered proper for them to go in to the street unless accompanied by mother or servant. Married ladies have more liberty; for instance, a girl of 15, if she be married (as is often the case), can chaperone an old maid en aunt of 60, while it would be highly improp er for this representative of single blessedness to venture out alone. The manner of dress is very different from our own. Bright colors are worn, and on a pleasant afternoon yon can see all the colors of tbe rainbow "* tbe street, and such a profusion ofj» »«iry I am reminded of tbe old n*“^'r7 rhyme of the woman who had “rins*< on her fingers and bells on her tops-” Mantillas are worn mostly, though the foreigners still hold to their own round hats, and the natives are slowly adoptiug them for they are more becoming, and it is not 1n their power to withstand anything that adds to their attractiveness; but in the early morn ing the streets are filled with these black robed figures going to prayers, with a little negro, about like Rene, trudging along be hind, also in mantilla, and carrying a kneel ing-mat for h-r mistress’s use, as none of the churches are carpeted. There is a church for every saint, more saints, than Sundays, and feast-days far ncarlyevery week, when all the business has to be suspended. A Funny Breach of Promise Suit.— Miss Helena Moses, a New York Jewess, aged 22, pretty, and elegantly attired, most solemnly averred in court, the other day, that Abraham Cohen, aged 18 promised to marry her, after a week’s acquaintance, and that, in honor of the betrothal, she get up an engagement party at an expense of $40, and that she further expended $150 for her wed diug trosseau. But when the wedding day came it didn’t brirg Abraham, so she says that $10,000 is needed to repair the damage it> her feelings. Abraham, strange to say, ut terly repudiates the fair daughter of Israel and her story; he swears he never saw her till she confronted him in court, and that he is a poor boy who works bard for a living, and could not pay a 50 cent installment to ward the appalling sum she claims. He is locked up in default of $1000 bail, and the big wigs will further deliberate. An Interesting Sheep Trade.—At Point Creek, Jackson county, Kv.,a trader had bought a sheep of a resident. Resident bad one more to sell, when the following con Vc*«»Mon onatiAfl • Trader—111 gtr^wau Mr tnst sheep. •PdiHent—It’s worth T.—It aiu’t worth $2. — R— It’s worth $5. _ | T.—It aiu’t. , . R(drawing a large navy)—What s that ^re sheep worth? •—Under the circumstances, I think it i nigh onto $6. _ . TLy 'traded forthwith.—Lebanon (Ky.) Stana^i' There, a ia(jy ]n Lexington, Ky., who possesses v0 petS) a monkey and a parrot, who are on -itagonistic terms, and who are locked up sep_ately when left unwatched. One day they w.re accidentally left together, and a desperate fig-t ensued. The monkey ruthlessly pulled out vvery feather of the un fortunate parrot, and broke up the mantel or naments generally. When Mrs. C. returned she found the monkey chattering on the man tel-piece, and out crept the parrot, looking deeply injured, and greeted her with, We ve had a hell of a time. WISCKU.AXEOCS aroTICBW. Job Phinting.—Every description of Jos Printing executed promptly, aud at the lowee. prices, at the Daily Pkkss Printing House, If Exchange St Wm. M. Masks. Advertisers naturally seek the means for reaching the largest number of readers, and those of the best quality. The Dally Press fills the bill in both particulars better than any other daily jonmal in Maine. Thu Purest and Sweetest Cod-Liver 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 nceet. Patients who have once taken it prefer it to all others. Physicians have decided it s« perior to any of the other oils in market. mar21-4wt Satisfactory results always accrue from the use of Duponco’s Golden Pill. apr2-tod3Ufcwlt Subdue the first symptoms of a cough, cold, attack of influenza, or any other affection of the lungs, the wind-pipe or the bronchial pas sages,with Hale's Haney of Horehmrod and Tar. The relief is certain and immediate. 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