Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, April 11, 1873, Page 2

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated April 11, 1873 Page 2
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THE PBESS. FEIDATMORWSG. APRIL 11, 1878 Evkry regular attache of the Press is furnished witb a card certificate countersigned by Stanley T. Pullen, Editor. All railway, steamboat and bote managers will confer a favor upon us by demanding wod- ntiaU of every person claiming to represent our Journal, as we have information that several ‘‘bum mers” are seeking courtesies iu the name of the Press, and we have no disposition to be, even pn* S'vely, a party to such fraud. VV I do uot read anonymous letters and oomnmni ruli ms. Tho name and address of the writer are in all esses indispe ab e, not necessarily foi publication but as a guaranty ofg'iod faith. W ; cannot undertake to return or ! re erve com munications that arc not used. STATE OF MAINE. BY THE GOVERVOK, A. PROC L A. jVT A. T ION". In humble recognition of our dependence npen Almighty God, who h s bo graciously remembered us in tho abundance of His loving kindness and tender mercies, I do, with the advice of the Executive Coun cil, appoint Thursday, tue Seventeenth day of April Next, as a day of public Fasting, Humilia tion and Prayer, and recommend its appropriate ob servance by all the people of the State. Consecrat ing the day to prayer and supplication, that we may he strengthened in all upright purposes and every noble endeavor, and mindful of those whom misfor tune and sorrow havo made deserving our kinu-y sympathies, let us not forget those acts of charity m.d good will which give to life its highest joy, and l.-ft the thoughts in holy communication with the Great Giver of all goo-1. “Is not this tho Fast that I havo chosen? to loose tho bonds of wickedness, to undo the heavy burdens, and 10 let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke? Is it not to deal thy bread to the hun gry, and that thon bring the poor that are cast out, to thy house?** • dven at tho Council Chamber, in Augusta, this twenty-fifth day of March, ill the year of our Loid, one thousand eight hundred and seventy three, aud of the Independence of the UnlUd States of America tho muotv-seventh. SIDNEY PERHAM. By the Governor. George G. Stacy, Sccretarv of State. Entombed spirits—tbe two Augusta rum sellers in the Kennebec jail.—Augusta Jour nal. Under the circumstances said spirits are not of a very high proof. Fob an old man about giving up a part of his great power, Brigham Young is decided ly cheerful. A fe v Sundays since the old man denounced tbe Grecian bend, and il lustrated his remarks by wiggling over tbe platform to tbe great amusement of the audi ence. The National Agricultural Congress will meet in Indianapolis, Ind., Wednesday, May 28th, and promises to be of great importance in advancing the organization of the produc ers of the country to resist the monopoly ot railroad corporations aud inaugurate a sys tem of cheaper and improved facilities for transportation. Now here is an item which is of no little importance to a great many people and if they lau to see it Dy not tauing ana reaaing the Press, the neglect of so obvious a duty will doubtless cost them and their excellent tem pers the price of several subscriptions. It is this: It is reported on good authority that the city assessors have concluded to increase the valuation of persons heretofore taxed, for any considerable amount of property, from ten to twenty per cent, if they fail to return a full valuation immediately. A word to the wise, etc. Last Tuesday Thomas M. Reed, Esq., was re-elected Mayor of St. John, receiving 848 votes to 761 for Charles W. Weldon, Esq. There was considerable excitement attending the election, and when it was over a large crowd gathered la fropt of the Court House where the successful and defeated candidates both made speeches which were cheered. One or two little rows followed after the man ner of British elections and bon-fires were kindled on the principal streets in the eve ning. The comments of the Republican press up on the action of the Jfew Haven Republican leaders in selling out the Republican State ticket to the Democrats are most severe. The “Baconian philosophy” of politics and the particularly bad political faith of that section are becoming notorious. But perhaps it is no toriety that they are seeking, and feel that they can obtain it in no other way. The New Haven journals are attributing the defeat to Gen. Hawley and the Couraut. This reminds one of a thief caught in the act of stealing, charging the cause of the offense to the man who couldn't lock the door. On Tuesday, Rochester, N. Y., was the scene of what may be termed a foolish loss of life by several of a curious crowd that insisted in standing upon a platform that was under mined by water, though warned of their peril. Wednesday, Middletown, Conn., furnishes a shocking accident, occasioned by men who should know something of the laws of gravity and understand the fact, so often demonstra ted, that unsupported walls will fall. Doubt less the inquests to be held in both these cases will shirk the responsibility by declaring that both calamities were visitations of Prov idence. In the Dominion parliament last Tuesday, Sir John A. Macdonald moved a resolution providing for a committee to inquire into the charges of the opposition in reference to the action of the ministry in connection with the Canada Pacific Railway. Sir John explained that the resolution of Mr. Huntington was considered by the ministry as a vote of want of confidence in the government and th -re fore defeated. The House proceeded to the election of the committee which resulted in the choice of Messrs. Macdonald, Pictou’ Hillyard, Cameron, Blanchet, all of whom received 104 votes to 70 for the opposition candidates. In our issue of April 2 we published an extract from the N. Y, Commercial Advertis er, Btating that Mr. E. L. Godkin, editor of the Nation, was driven “from his place in the ereeamens uureau, lor maipracuces m mat most sacred of all the departments of the Gov ernment,” We have received a letter from Mr. Gopkin, under date of April 7, in which he say9, that the paragraph in question is an “impudent invention,” that he “never had any connection with the Bureau or any other government office or department, direct or in direct, nor has been driven from any place of any kind whatever.” We are glad to give the deuial as much publicity as we gave the charge. In New York, the other day, Josiah Mor gan pleaded guilty of manslaughter in the second degree. Josiall's Indiscretion was simply kicking and beating hi3 wife to death. His counsel ex Judge Cardozo ofsomewhat un savory fame, besought in court in feeling and eloquent words to deal mercifully with the pris oner because the kicking and beating which resulted in death was not done in a brutal manner. This is a conception of the artistic that must he entirely confined to Gotham. The New York Commercial suggests that should Morgan survive his imprisonment, he might start a new business and Lang out a shingle with the inscription: “Wife murders performed with neatness, gentleness and de spatch, by Josiah Morgan late of Sing Sing.’ One of the leading agricultural papers of the West, the Prairie Farmer of Chicago with several others in that section, brings forward the name of S. L. Goodale of Saco, who has achieved so wide a reputation as Secretary of the Maine Board of Agriculture, for the of fice of Commissioner of Agriculture. It is said that the present incumbent finds himself unqualified for the position and a committee of the Agricultural Congress which met at Washington last winter called the President’s attention to the fact of his unfitness for the office. That the leading agricultural paper of the West should notice the qualifications of a man so far out of its section for the responsi ble position, shows better than anything else, the narrowness of the men who displaced him last winter. There can be no doubt but that Mr. Goodale possesses a rare combina tion of fhe peculiar qualifications for the posi tion named. The San Francisco Chronicle is dispose J to take a very gloomy view of the republic and suggests a remedy for the evil which has the precedent from a single of being most ef ectual. It says: •‘Oui railroad bonds do not find a rea y market In Europe. The balance of «de runs agaiust us. One hundred thousand Americans are going abroad to spend a hun dred millions at Vienna. Our imports large Iy exceed our exports; gold has advauced to 118. Extravagance runs i iot in the land, and we are impoverishing our country in the pur chase of luxuries and gew-gaws. We are liv ing extravagantly and beyond our means. Monopolies are sapping the foundation of our prosperity, and political profligacy is under mining the foundation of our Government. Our statesmen are becoming corrupt, our of flce-holders venal, and our Legislatures are easily bribed. Murder runs riot throughout the land. Our people are becoming demoral ized ; our women are, some of them, not as good as they ought to be; our preachers, some of them, are not as devout as in the old en time. Our children are fast and riotous. We have departed from the simplicity, econo my and honesty of other days. The only rem edy we can suggest is the Deluge. We re spectfully submit that, as it proved a success once, it is worth a second expeiiment. Ti-.ose who arc inclined to regard Acade mies as institutions of the past would have their misgivings as to the efficiency of this time-honored rneaus of acquiring higher ed ucation very thoroughly shaken by a visit to the venerable Hebron Academy. This insti tution,the oldest we believe in the State, whose alumni have won distinction in all parts of the country, is blooming as if giited with per ennial youth, under charge of Mr. Moody and his accomplished assistants, lleie are gather ed 118 pupils—nearly all from other towns than Hebron. The college class numbers 12 likely, iuelligent looking young men, and there is at lyceum where all the questions of the day arc discussed with that vigor and exhaustiveness which we ail remember as an element of school debating clubs. The place is most ad mirably adapted to educational purposes, the strictly rural surroundings offering no tempta tions to diversions inconsistent with study, which perhaps accounts for the air of strict attention to business that is specially observ able and contrasts favorably with the inat tentive and abstracted bearing too often no ticeable in pupils studying in larger commu nities. The school seems very successful and, we think, merits a word of hearty commen dation. ___ Political Notes. From (he most reliable returns it appears that the political complexion of the Ohio Constitutional Convention will he 51 Repub licans to 40 Democrats and 7 Liberals, with seven counties to hear from. The Connecticut assembly will be divided politically as follows:—Senate, Republicans, 11, Democrats 10; Republican majority, 1.— House of Representatives, Republicans 109, Democrats 132; Democratic majority, 23.— Democratic majority on joint ballot, 22. Last year there was a Republican majority in the Senate of 9, in the House of 19, and 28 on joint ballot. The Boston Travellers Washington dis patch says that some of Speaker Blaine’s friends express the opinion that his re elec tion as presiding officer of the next House will be almost unanimous. Senator Ames announces himself as a can didate for Governor of Mississippi, and also for re-election to the Senate. Ex-Senator Pomeroy is still in Washington aud still hopes to be Caldwell’s successor. So does Caldwell. The Bank of England Forgers.—The Chicago Tribune gives an interesting account of the careers of the Bidwell Brothers, who are under arrest for the recent gigantic for geries upon the Bank of England. It seems they once lived at Grand Rapids, Mich., where one of the brothers filled the role ol Baptist clergyman, for which his clerical ap pearance well fitted biin. One of them had previously swindled Cincinnati parties out ol about $60,000. After a while the trio bought a stock of goods on credit in New York and, opening a grocery store, failed in a few weeks, swindling numerous creditors out of large amounts. George then vis ited Chicago, and after a few unimportant op rations there he joined his brother Austin in Wheeling, West Va, the latter having been driven out of New Orleans for swindling. At Wheeling they were unsuc cessful, and were sentenced to jad for one year, but escaped after two months’ confine ment. After visiting Chicago and Quincy they went t.o New York and Boston. At Bos ton George was convicted of forgery, and sent to Charlesto vn Penitentiary for five years. Austin was also arrested in New Yprk, and sent to SingSing for tv/o years. This was in 1869. George was pardoned by the Governor of Massachusetts soon after his incarceration. Austin served out his full term. George came west soon after his release, and was in desti tute circumstances, when he resorted to preaching, which was a never failing resource up to his final departure for Europe. It is now to be hoped that English justice will fin ally dispose of these precious rascals. Terrible Disaster at Sea.—On the 5th of December, about 150 miles west of Cape Pilar, the British bark James W. Elwell of New Brunswick was burned on her voyage from Swansea to Valparaiso with a cargo of coal. The captain states that the fire was so violent that he had scarcely time enough to embark his crew, and that shortly after the ship ex ploded, causing a sound somewhat similar to the report of a cannon. The fire was first no ticed about sunset. There was a vessel in sight at the time. The captain tbrnks that no assistance was rendered them on account of its being so dark. The crew was composed of fif teen individuals, of whom two died by accident previous to the catastrophe. On the day of the fire twelve men and a woman embarked in the only boat the ship possessed, taking along with them a bag of biscuits, this being their only provision. Six weeks after they managed to reach the coast (which they were unacquainted with, as they had no charts with them); one of the crew died, and was soon followed by nine more of his companions, owing to hunger and cold. The only survivors are the captain, John Wren, Sarah Ann Farrington, and James Wilson, sailor. These last were picked up on ths 15th of February at the entrance of the Straits of Magellan, having been afloat seventy two days since the sad occurrence. An Unfortunate Case.—During the early years of the war of the rebellion a young man wont to Boston from one of the inland towns of Maine, and enlisted for three years in one of the Massachusetts regiments. He left be hind him a young wife, aud both were full of hope that their life would be one of unity and happiness when the cruel war should be over, nomine peculiar irauspneu uuuuue uaitie.or Fredericksburg, iu which the regiment "to which the young man was attached participat ed. He was known to have been in the thick est of the fight during the memorable day, but was never seen or heard of afterwards, and his fate has always been a mystery to this day, though every effort has been made to unravel it. In consequence of inability on the part of the wife to prove that he was killed, or in any way lost his life in the service, she has since been deprived of any aid from the State or a pension from the General Government, and for the ten years that have since elapsed she has supported herself by her needle, though totally blind. A day or two since she desired to go to Keene, N. H., and the above facts coming to the notice of Superintendent Heywood of the Fitchburg Railroad, she was furnished with a free pass. A Superb Voice.—The Boston Globe speaks as follows of Miss Cary’s recent appearance in that city:—“Miss Annie Louise Cary was rap turously welcomed upou her appearance, and looked verv charming. She saug an aria from Rossini’s “Italiana iu Algieri” with great flu ency and in a manner that was distinguished by great brilliancy. He superb voice was heard ‘to rare advantage in the slow movement, and its admirable flexibility had full opportunity for display iu the brilliant allegro. She was recall ed three times with great onthusiasm,hut grace • fully declined an encore.” CirrzExs’ Meeting at White Rock.—An enthusiastic meeting of the citizens of White Bock was held Thursday at that place to con sider measures looking to the establishment of a large tannery at or near the P. and O. Rail road station. Remarks were made by several indicating their willingness to to take stock in the enterprise, some to the amount of a thou sand dollars. Thocitizens in‘this place are thoroughly in earnest and mean to do some thing. A committee of investigation was chosen, consisting of M. T. Files, G. 0. Buck and Rev. 0. A. Maddox, who will interview practical and experienced tanners aud report at a future meeting. Prolific Sheep.-Moses Purington, who lives at White Bock, on the line of the P. aud O railroad, has now in his possession four sliecp which he has owned for the past fivo years, and during that time these prolific animals have produce'1 forty lambs which have been sold at five dollars a piece. Tlio product of wool during the same time was sold for one hundred dol lars, thus making the income from the four sheep §300. Who can heat it? Smoking and Dancing.—The New York Methodist conference, in session at Hudson last week, took up the discussion of dancin* and smoking. A series of resolutions was present ed and unanimously adonted, to the effect that tie ru'c prohibiting dancing, attending at thea tres, and playing games of chance, is very nec essary to be observed and should hereafter be ‘calmly enforced. The tobaaco question came up soon after and was not settled unanimously, which shows by the way how much easier it is for some ministers to have their congregations give up errors in which they themselves do not share. The reasons against dancing and thea tre-going were that as diversion they were in consistent with Christian character. The rea sons against tobacco were, first, a very injurious physical effect, and, second, a total undermin ing of the moral nature. The tobacco resolu tions were attacked and defended by turns un til they were postponed, in the midst of a scene which anybody would leave a theatre to wit I ness in a church. Sews and Other Items. A Mississippi paper puts up the name of Hon. Adelbert Ames for Governor. Women are henceforth eligible to the posi tion of school trustees in Illinois. A son of ex-1‘resident Tyler is lecturing cu Congressman Shellabarger of Ohio, now re fuses to participate in the back pay grab, temperance in California. Rochester ice dealers refuse to deliver ico on Sundays this season. A New York Alderman was assaulted recent ly by one of his constituents for whom he fail ed to procure an office. The correspondent of the New York Herald has been arrested by the Cuban authorities; of course, that is what he wanted. A California newspaper writer has been hearing the “frogs croak in the silent ether blue.” The Executive Mansion of Illinois was'the scene of a mush and milk festival on Thursday night last. The people of Edgefield, Tern,., are becoming rivals of Nashville for the location of the Van derbilt University. The rate of taxation in Baltimore has been fixed at $1 63 on the $100 of assessable prop erty. The amount to bo raised is $2,872,226. Rev. Father Brady of Roseudale, N. Y., has been threatened with a coat of tar for horse whipping and heating with his fists Mary Flynn, his cousin, who acted as his sen-ant. Representative Finkelnburg of Missouri adds his name to the list of those Congressmen who refused to participate in the salary grab, and orders that it be paid into the Treasury. Mr. James Smith, an Australian journalist, has received a spiritual communication that the world is to he “burned as black as a forgot ten toast by a wave of fire” within a year. Western men are getting their names into the local papers by wearing the first straw hats of the season in their respective locali ties. By vetoing one little bill providing for ex tensions, Gov. Hartranft, of Pennsylvania, has wiped out 1,623 private bills. It was a good day’s work. The people of Tiverton, R. I., got tired of their female school committee in one year’s trial, and last week elected a new board com posed wholly of men, Up to the latest accounts seven dead bodies ■ had been recovered from the ruins of the build ing blown over in the hurricane at Burlington, Iowa, last Saturday. A man at Fort Wayne, Ind., dropped his WCU 1111CU pUCbUlUUUA 1U «V Ut![IUb UU liUC ISli inst., and found it sonic time after,as everybody around had heen afraid of being “fooled.” The temperance societies are disgusted with August Pickard of Rochester, who is 106 years old, uses tobacco to excess, and has a weakness for mixed drinks. There is great indignation in Illinois over the deeision of the State Supreme Court adverse to legislative regulation of fares and freights on railroads. One of the judges has resigned in oonsoquence. An Iowa dealer, who sold several pumps, “to be paid for wheu Greeley was elected,” re cently brought suit against his customers for pay. Judgment was given for the defendants, with costs. Boston stands aghast once more at the audac* ity of the organ-grinders, who have invented a new torture, taking their position on the plat form of the street-cars, and grinding out “tunes” during the whole trip. The St. Louis Democrat is striving laboriously to introduce the term “Roosters,” applying it to “men who are politicians only that they may be plunderers,” and “who meet every night at Robbers’ Roost,” “every largo city having its Robbers’ Roost.” The man who sells the lease of the corner of Broadway and Fulton streets to the New York Evening Post for $250,000 was an oyster catcher, working in New York Bay, seventeen years ago. Getting a little money he worked his way up, and finally invested all the money he had in a long lease of that land at $19,000, which he has just said for $250,000. Gov. Smith of Georgia has issued invitations to the Governors of twenty-two Western and Southern States and the Mayors of 153 cities, together with the members of the Committee on Water Lines, to take part in the convention to bo held in Atlanta on the 20th of May, to take into consideration the subject of water communication with the ocean through the State of Georgia by means of the proposed At lantic and Great Western Canal. Thousands of persons stood star-gazing in Broadway, New York , Wednesday afternoon, with the expectation of seeing a man try to fly from Trinity church steeple. Each loiterer held in his or her hand a cirenlar to the effect that Professor Cautell A. Biglie would begin his aerial performances at 3 o’clock. After waiting patiently for some time it was discover ed that the Professor’s name was composed of the words “Can tell a big lie,” and the sight seers rapidly dispersed, very angy with them selves at having been so easily “sold.” STATE NEWS. FRANKLIN COUNTY. Camp Meeting John Allen is go'ng to deliver his lecture in Farmington for the benefit of the Cornet Baud. KENNEBEC COUNTY. (Press Correspondence.) The Water Power Company at Waterville are considering proposals made by a well-known manufacturer, who promises, if his terms are accepted, to erect at ouce a 20,000 spindle mill to cost nearly $500,000. The prize declamation of the Sophomore class of Colby University will occur April 23d—one week before the close of the spring term. The ladies of Waterville are moving in the matter of contributing to the General Hospital Fair, and will endeavor to he represented ,by a table of their own on that occasion. Prof. S. K. Smith of Colby University, will deliver the oration at the anniversarv of New ton Theological Institution in June. Butter is very scaree in Augusta, and easily commands forty-five cents a pound. The high price is on account of tho tad traveling. The Journal says the County Commissioners for Kennebec county may possibly have before them at their next meeting, the plan of intro ducing the labor system in connection with the jail iu Augusta. The Gardiner Journal regrets to state that during the past woek, Messrs. Moore, McCaus land & Co., have been obliged to suspend. Their liabilities are some 823,000; and their assets about 83,500 and theirjmill, which cost about as much as they owe, but which will not probably bring more than half of it. N. G. Cofren has been appointed postmaster at North Vienna, vice John Hall, deceased. PENOBSCOT COUNTY. Lumbering operators inform the Bangor Commercial that the heavy snow of last winter has melted to such a degree that it will be the means of preventing mauy horses from leaving the woods. The bad condition of some of the tote roads will render it impossible to carry grain or bay to the suffering horses, which are now allowed to live on browse to prevent star vation. KNOX COUNTY. The Rockland Free Press is gratified just 817.10 worth at an announcement made by this paper. The Bodwell Granite Company of Rockland made the lowest bid for supplying the New York Bridge Company with G,870 cubic yards of granite, and it is probable the contract will be awarded to them. Joseph Mitchell has removed to Thomaston. Judge Cutting convinced him that two years residence there was necessary to cure com pound larceny. SOMERSET COUNTY. The maple sugar crop will bo very nearly a failure. The brick house of a Mr. Stowers of South Norridgewock, was burned Triday night; the barns being at some distance were saved. WALDO COUNTY. The Belfast Age says that Calvin Pitcher of that city, who is one of the largest apple grow ers in the county, lias now some twelve cords of nice baldwin and greening apples in his cellar. They are as sound and crisp as when taken from the tree. Mr. Pitcher has a peculiar ar rangement by which his cellar is kept at pre cisely the same temperature—just above the freezing point—and the apples are thus kept to July or later in a perfectly sound eon tition. Good potatoes pro quoted at G5 to 70 cents in Belfast. WASHINGTON COUNTY. The Macliias Union reports three new cases of email pox. YORK COUNTY. The Biddeforcl Times says that a f®tus * child apparently two-thirds developed, was on Thursday found by the side of the railroad on Gooch Island. It was in a salt box, and a casual examination would seem to indicate that it was placed there by night. It was 2,328 tictets that were sold by the Bos ton and Maine Railroad in Biddeford and Saco from March 17th to April 7th. IN GENERAL. Capt. James E. Putnam, who was appointed 8 cond Lieutenant in the regular army from the ranks in 1863, lias resigned. At This Very Hour Thousands arc suffering fever and ague, or lan<misli ing in that condition oi debility which the variable weather of the season is apt to produce, especially if the nervous system be particularly sensitive and the physique delicate rather than robust. All these suf ferers, however much they may deserve sympathy, are nevertheless the victims of their own want of lorecast. A course of Hostotter’s Stomach Bitters, commenced a month ago, would have exempted them from their present troubles. Having neglected prevention, let them at once adopt the means of cure. A wineglassful of that geni i vegatable tonic aa l alterative twice or thrice a day, for a week or two will afford effectual relief in any case of intermittent or remittent f-ver, chronic indigestion, constipation biliousness or nervous weakness, and a perseverance m the Use of the restorative will preveut the uossibil tp of a relapse. SPECIAL NOTICES. FIRST IN THE FIELD ! MAINE STATE HOSPITAL FAIR. In addition to my donation to the above institution I propose to sell -A. T COST, (without including freight.) any Dry or Fancy Goods to bo used for that object. Any person who intends making garments cr fancy articles for the Fair, can purchase them at my store, 84 Middle Street, AT FIRST COST! and have them sent homo. Please meution when you come that you want the goods for the Fair, and no porfit will be asked. A. Q. LEACH 84 Midddle Street. aprS . ' sn3w WONDERFUL CURES ! DK. URANN, OF BOSTON, Who has made so many Wonderful Cures all over the New England States, is at tho PREBLE HOUSE, And will Remain a Few Weeks. Every invalid should see him, no matter what their complaint may be, 20,000 Patients have been Treated by him within the last ten years, with Wonderful Success. Rend the following; Wonderful Cures in Hlaine : Dr. Urann, who has made so many wonderful cures in this town and others, will remain in town but a short t ime longer. He has had good success. The ca«e of Mr. J. B. Redman, Attorney at Law in this town, is truly a wonderful one, when Dr. Urann was called to see him a week ago Fiiday, he was not able to turn himself in bed; he is now able to walk the street and is daily gaining strength.—[Ellsworth American. The above statement, so far as I am concerned, is but the simple truth, and I cheerfully endorse it as an act of justice to Dr. Urann, and earnestly recom luuuu ati pciwii' oum,wu nuu uucuuuuuiu, im:u* ralgia, or other kindred complaints, whether acute or chronic, to give him a call, being sanguine that he will cure them. JOHN B/REDMAN. Ellsworth, Jan. 7, 1873. JfflS This will certify that I was troublod with Sciatic Rheumatism and suffered great pain, was unable to sleep without taking morphine, could not walk. I was carried to Dr. Urann’s office, at the DeWitt House, and after one treatment was free from pain, and have been able to work ever since. A. W. BAILEY. Auburn, May 7,1869. Lewiston, May 7,1869. This will certify that I had lost the use of my lower limbs and wa# unable to walk or even stand, had several physicians who pronounced my case incura ble. He ring of Dr. Urann’s Wonderful Cures, I sent for him. Iu less than a week was able to walk in the streets, and can now walk two miles daily. JAMES F. BRADBUftY. Ellsworth, Oct. 8, 1867. To the Machias Republican.—Gents:—As Dr. Urann, of Boston, is about visiting your place, and a stranger in these parts, I know very well, like most physicians traveling, he will be looked upon with sus picion, particularly as his cures look miraculous. I had been obliged to walk on crutches for one year, and for nine months wa* not ab’e to put my foot to the floor. My spine and arm were also so lame as to nearly disable me. I could not dress or undress my self, or get oft the bed without help. He treated my case last Friday morning, and in less than an hour after I was able to walk home, a distance of nearly half a mile, up hill, without crutches, and have been gaining ever since. J. R. JORDAN, mch26sntf formerly Deputy Sheriff. FOR PIMPLES ON THE FACE, Blackhead and Fleshworm, use PERRY’S improv ed Comedone and Pimple Remedy, the great skin medicine. Prepared only by Dr. B. C. PERRY, Dermatologist, 49 Bond St., N. Y. Sold by Druggists everywhere. mar22sn6m FOlt FAMILY USE. THE HALFORD LEICESTERSHIRE T-A-B-L-E S-A-U-C-E The best Sauce and Relish Made in any Part ol the World —FOR— F-A-M-I-X.-Y tr-S-K. Pint* ...... aO Out#. Half Pints .... 30 Cents. FOR SALE BY ALL GROCERS. IMPROVEMENTS. Whichever way we turn our eyes, We see improvements have been made; Each seeking by some new device To cast all others in the shade; in commerce and mechanics, too, a fe7 years do »bow; t ilings which our fathers never knew Nor creamed ot.fifty ago ™ bee what improvements at Fenno’s. \\ here Bovs can buy a “suit Completf” Of handsome, seasonable “Clothes ’’ Corner of Beach aud Washington street. —1 D _ sndGt Wanted. n(£n w»n£3i“Jell!*S.nt man wlth abiutv for the busi vteinitvnfi,^? f^° an agency for Portland aud Conna^'es in ?ht f heInost^op,,’ar Li,e Insurance Oonyames in this country, tor information, address —I— -1___apr3sn3w FOR MOTH PATCHES, FRECKLES And TAN, tise PERRY’S Moth and Freckle Lotion It is RELIABLE and harmless. Sold bv Drnsvlsts everywhere. Depot, 49 Bond St„ N. Y. rnar22sn6m If yon want a nice photograph or Tin Type, go to A. M. McKonny’s, 161 Middle Street. He warrants them as good as can bo made in Port land. aug5si)eodtf BONDS I BONDS of western cities and counties, 10 per cent, interest and principal payable in the east. JPrirate property as well as public rea-. bed. Debts very small in proportion to property aud therefore easily paid. Careful Investors are Invited to call and examine the Bonos. L iws and Decisions of the courts upon such securities and will find them very safe. Tnere is nothing better. CHARLES M. HAWKES, febCsntf 28 Exchange st., Portland. WANTED. Canada, New Brunswick and Nora Scotia Bills, — AND —

GOLD AND SILVER COIN. J. B. BROWN & SONS, Banker!) 40 Exchange Street) feb25 sneodtf Ihc Press as an Advertising: Medi um. Tho attention of advertisers is called to the excel lent and constantly improving condition f the Daily Press os an advertising medium. Its circulation which has long been the largest in Maine has conBid arably increased during the past six months, and is iteadily and rapidly Increasing. It goes to the very best class of readers in Portland and vicinity, is sold largely on railway trains and steamboats, and is found in all unblic places. BANK OF PORTLAND. On and after this date, the undersigned will carry >u a strictly Banking business, at the Banking Etooms now occupied by the Second National Bank, n Portland, Maine, under the style of the “BANK JF PORTLAND” and as such, will receive Deposits md make Discounts, in the regular course of the Banking Business. W. N. GOOLD. Portland, June 24th, 18T2. jun23uewlt then sn tf SPECIAL NOTICES. CONSUMPTION can be cubed SCHENCK’ll PULMONIC NVBl'P) MCHENCK’fi) SEAWEED TONIC, SCIHEICK’S HANDBAKE FHjLm Are the only medicines that will cure Pulmonary consumption. J Sometimes medicines that will stop a cough will of ten occasion the death of the patient. It locks up the liver, stops the circulation of the blood, hemorrhage follows, and, in fact, clogging the action of the very organs that caused the cough. J Liver complaint and dyspepsia are the causes of two-tliiids of the cases of consumption. Many are now complaining with dull pain in the side, the bow els sometimes costive and sometimes to loose, tongue coated, paiu in the shoulder blade, feeling som dmes very restless, and at other times drowsy; the food that is aken lies heavily on the stomach, accompani ed with acidity and belching of wind. These symp toms usually originate from a disordered condition of the etomach or a torpid liver. Persons so affected, if they take one or two heavy colds, and if the cough in these cases be suddenly stopped, the lungs, liyer and stomach clog, and remain torpid and inactive, and before the patient is aware of his situation, the lungs are a mass of sores, and ulcerated, and death is the inevitable result. Sehenck’s Pulmonic Syrup is an expectorant which does not contain any opium, nor anything calculated to check a cough suddenly. Schcnck’8 Seaweed tonic diss v the food, mixes with the gastric juice of the sto ach, digests easily, nourishes the system-and creat a healthy circula tion of the blood. When the els are costive, skin shallow, and the patient is a billious habit, Schenck’s Mandrake Pills are required. Th2f5JS-e2<S8!K are Prepaired by Dr. J. H. SCHENCK & SON, Noitheast corner of Sixth aiul Arch fvllrV^ipkia* Penn., and tor sale by GEO. C. GOODWIN & CO., 38 Hanover street, Bos ton, and JohnF. Henry, 8 College place, New York. For sale by Druggists generally. sept3sneodtf House for Sale. AT GORHAM, ME., a large handsome two story house, rooms of both stories of good size and height on a fine lot having 271 rods front on South St., a short distance from Church, Post-office and Depot. The Choice Mituntiou in Gorham: besides numerous and fine shade trees, flower beds and hedges, there are nearly a hundred fruit trees, apple, crab-apple, pear, peach and cherry, ten grape vines, and a good garden containing many currant bushes, gooseberry bushes, strawberry and asparagus beds fine pieplant, <$c. There are about 33 acres of land, affording pasturage and many choice house lots. Inquire of JOHN W. PERKINS. Portland, or Rev. Geo. A. Perkins, on the premises. marl2sntf ON THE BREAKFAST, LUNCHEON, DINNER AND SUPPER TABLE, LEA & PERRINS’ Worcestershire Sauce IS INDESPENSABLE. JOHN DUNCAN’S SONS, New York, Agents for the United States. °Ctl6 eodsnly STORE RENT! Splendid Chamber room with water closet, Sebago water and every convenience. Enquire of mch20 LUFKIN & CO. A BOOK FOR EVBR1 HAN. THE “SCIENCE OF LIFE, OR SELF PRES ERVATION,” a Medical Treatise on the Cause and Cure of Exhausted Vitality, Premature Decline in Man, and Nervous and Physical Debility, Hypochon dria, Impotency. Spermatorrhoea or Seminal Weak ness, and other diseases arising from the errors of youth or the indiscretions cr excesses of mature years. This is indeed a book for every man. Thou sands have been taught by this work the true way to health and happiness. It is the cheapest and best medical work ever published, and i he only one on this class of ills worth reading. 190th edition, revis ed, much enlarged, illustrated, bound in beautiful French cloth. Price only $1. Sent bv mail, post paid, on receipt of price. Address PEABODY MED ICAL INSTITUTE, No. 4 Bullinch street, Boston, Mass., or Du. W. H. PARKER, Assistant Physician. N. B. The author may be consulted on the above as well as all diseases requiring skill and experience. mar3l&nood&wly DirTriWT ARtfi ■¥ A ■!> Ibl ,’ This splendid Hair Dye is the best in the world. The only True and Perfect Dye. Harmless Reliable and Instantaneous; no disappointment; no ridiculous tints or unpleasant odor. Remedies the' ill effects of bad dyes washes. Produces Immediately a superb Black or Natural Brown, and leaves the hair clean, soft and beautiful. The genuine, signed W. A, Batchelor. Sold by all Druggists. CHAS. BATCHELOR, Prop., A. Y. octld&w Ivrs N AveriH Chemical Paint Co., Manufacturers of PUREST WHITE! AND Any Desired Shade or Color, Prepared for Immediate Application. SOLD By Tlie GALLON 0NLY DURABLE, BEAUTIFUL, ECONOMICAL. D. M. YEOMANS, General Eastern Agent, S3 Commercial St. Portland. se28-eodtf __sn___ To Lef» THE commodious four storied Briok Store, No. 57 Commercial St.—immediate posession given. Inquire of ELIAS THOMAS & CO , No. 90 Commercial St. Or of W. W. THOMAS, Canal National Bank. 8cpt.l2sntf PON T NEGLECT IT. fT- CURE YOUR COUGH. Get a bottle of Mason*s Cough Syrup, It is the best now in use. You will feel the good effects from it in a few hours. Price 33c., 50c. and $1.00. The largest bottles are the cheapest. Prepared and sold by EDWARD MASON, Apothecary, Middle Street, Portland. mch29eod6t 'MAiRRIKD. In thifeity, April 9, by Rev. A. H. Wright, Samnel Burr of Watertown, Mass., and Miss Charlotte I. Johnson of Portland. In this city. April 10, by Rev. M. H. Williams. Ed ward C. Goodhue and Miss Etta M., daughter of Dea. S3 wall C. Chase. In Augusta, April 3, Clarence A. Lombard and Marv A., daughter of J. F. Dunning. Esq., both of Gardiner. DIED. In this city, April 9, of paralysis, Frederick Augus tus Geriisli. aged 49 years 8 months. [Funeral services this afternoon at 3J o’clock, at his late residence. No. 35 Spruce street. April 7, Thomas Frank, son of Wm. L. and Addie I. Snell, aged 1 year 1 month*. In this city, April 10, John M. Wilson, aged 30 yrs. [Funeral on Saturday afternoon, at 3 o’clock.! In Cambridge, April 7, Mrs. Mary E., wife of E. J. Dolan. In Jacksonville, Fla., April 9, Edw. A. Emery of Portland, aged 38 years. In Konigswinter, Germany, J. Alfred Soule, son of J. B. and E. Soule of Freeport, aged 11 months. DEPARTURE OF OCEAN STEAMERS NAME FROM FOR DATF City of Brooklyn.. .New York. Liverpool.Apl 12 Batavia..Boston.Liverpool.Apl 12 Sarmatian.Portland. ..Liverpool.Apl 12 Europa.New York.. Glasgow.Apl 12 Crescent City.New York.. Havana.Apl 15 Russia.New York. .Liverpool.Apl 16 Trincaria.New York.. Glasgow — Apl 16 Idaho.New York. .Liverpool.Apl 16 City of Havana.New York. .Havana.Apl 17 City of Washington.New York. .Liverpool.Apl 17 Silesia.New York. .Hamburg.Apl 17 Scandinavian.Portland.. .Liverpool..Apl 19 Ocean Queen.:.New York. .A spin wall .... Apl 19 Vfllo du Havre.New York. .Havre.Apl 19 City of Antwerp... .New York.. Liverpool.Apl 19 Calabria. New York.. Liverpool.Apl 19 Adriatic.New York. .Liverpool.Apl 19 Wilmington.New Ifork. Havana.Apl 22 Polynesian. Portland .. .Liverpool_Apl 26 IVIiniatitre Almnonc.April 11* Sunrises.5.25 I Moon sets.5.05 AM Sun sets.6.37 I High water.10.45 AM MARINE NEWS. PORT OP PORTLAND, Thursday, April 10. ARRIVED. Steamer Carlotta. Mulligan, Halifax, NS.-passen gers and mdse to John Portcous. 1 and" mNB.ranSW,Ck’*“"•B°8t™forE“9‘P°* Barfjue Belgian, (Br) Qreen, Barrow. E 35 davR_ 1000 tons steel rails to John Portenus ° UayS Ayres?11,1 EnTOy’ Berry’ Boston•to load lor Bac“°» Schj’mmy Given, (Br> Parker, Hall’s Harbor NS 63“Jd» W00(1 30 doz eggs to A I) Whidden.’ & Sch Oregon, Dunton, Boothbay. Boston. Ska Holme9’, Edgcomb tor Sch Cameo, Peachy. Belfast for Boston. I®? Sr6?01}’ Rockland for Boston. pli,ei <>p’i Hi'ck’ Vihalhaven for New York. Sch Pemaonid. Fossett, Bristol for Boston. Sen Superior, Sylvester, Wiscasset for Boston. CLEARED. ^Steamer Chesapeake, Mangum, Hew York-Ilcnry Porteons' CarloMa’ MuI,iSan’ Halifax, NS -John i‘chgo»,%k^t5^5&/orpre°“’ PoSrteoui!Zie (Br) «»ckr<*t,'st JohnPNB-John e^n.J°kn H Pcrry’ K*Ucy. Philadelphla-J Klck lehCit!zeenMITn.onerxiIj0r0’ B™‘on-Bunker Bros, aim citizen, Upton, Newburvport-Geo S Hunt. Lfbom merchants’ exchange.] 8^“' fjom Portland, arrived at Georgetown. faretopmast!'Uh 0,80f,,ib’ Jlbboom- malnboom.and benioranda. Ship C M Davis, Thompson, from Hamburg for ™PKiK,|eii ™ tbc bar be|ow Blankanese 13tb ult, where she remained twelve hours. She was Ef&SXa tug- apparently wltbo™‘ DOMESTIC ports. KteneL ShfpTl°sfamL<1 “ iD8t’ ^ Ephm Wil,iam9 NEW ORLEANS-Ar 3d, sch May Evelyn, Hick ens, Ruatan. ^ora Nash, Coffin, Apalachicola. Cld 8th. ships Kentuckian, Sears, Liverpool; Vir ginia. Baker, Havre. Cld 5th. ships Kate Davenport, Otis, for Liverpool; Thos Harvard. Strickland, do. PENSACOLA—Sid 5th, Jefferson Borden, Patter son. Havana. FERNANDINA—Ar 3d, brig Ellen Maria, Hoxie, Savannah. JACKSONVILLE—Ar 2d, sch Eveline, Bagley, Nev York. CHARLESTON—Ar 8th. sch Annie Harris, Har ris. Baracoa. BALTIMORE—Cld 8th, brig Harry, Sedgley, for West Indies; sch Jennie M Murphy, Murphy, for Charleston. Ar 8th, sch Helen A Ames, Endicott, Portland. ! Sid >th, sch Moses Patton, Tor St Thomas. PHILADELPHIA—Ar stb, brig Annie W God dard, Penally. Havana. Below 9th, barque Farv, Loud, from Messina; brig Sparkling Water. • ■ahl. do. Cld Stli, schs Alfred Keen, Pillsbnry, St Marys, Ga; Para, Chlsliam, Newmarket, N'H; Chas Sawyer, Mul len, King’s Ferry, Fla. _ .. , NEW YORK—Ar 8th. schs Geeree W Glover, Hoi brook, and Oalista. S|«ar,Rockland; Venilla, Allen, and Eugene, Young, do; ML Davis, Davis, Horton s Point; LT Knight, Ml Intire, from Elizabethport for ; Belfast. Ar 9th, brig Hattie. Cates. Cienftiegos 1C days. Cld 8th. sclis Wm .Jones. Robinson, for Femandina; Wallace, Dix Island. Cld 9th, ship Graham’s Polly, Clapp, for Cronstadt; barque Jen uie Cobb, Packard, Aspinwall; sch R E \ ates, Yates. Brasher Citv. La LonL°Ne'w VorkE ~ S‘J 8,t’ Lizzlc Raymon<1’ C,*h9Ames!’REklnndfS’Fre<!raan’ Cal3i8’ Charlle Sid 9th, sclis Brave, Foss, Wilmington Nf* Snsn.ii StNEWPORT- Sid «tnh Co?ey’ Kfskins, New York. Roe k 1 nml^fm^FatlR i^"er ^A ] I Oak^s C^lflaba r v tabethport for Salem; oX? of Harringtoa^vX New York tor Boston; Witch of the Wave Pemlip ton, Beltast for Baltimore; Alims Rich Batli for New York; Charlotte Fish,’ Wiliam., RwkSSrl lor New Ykork ilVei HceI?’ Newman. from Viualhaven for ] for'New YorkE°ED_S,d Bth’ 8011 'Va<chman, Heal, ; VINEYARD HAVEN—Ar 8th, sch Montrose, Al len, Calais for Newport. Ar 9th, schs Nellie, French, Port Johnson for Sa lem ; A lie Oakes, Pillsbury, New York tor do. Returned, sebs Wm Arthur, Eben Fisher, Mary F Cushman, N Berry, Mary E Gage, C Matthews, Edw Everett, and Matthew Kinney. Sid, sch Dione, Moutrosc, and Charlie Cobb. BOSTON—Ar 9th. sch Nile, Metcalf, Hoboken. Cld 9th. brig Elizabeth Ann, Moore, Portland ; sch Dolphin, Smith, Windsor, NS. Ar 10th, barqne Lepanto, Smith, Buenos Ayres; brig Daisy Boynton, Appleby. Gloucester; schs Cora Ktta, Sleeper, Matanzas; Eliza Ann, Humphrey, Damariscotta. Cld l()th, schs N A Far well, Farnham,Wilmington; C F Heyer, Poland, Alexandria; Watson Baker.Hop kins, Bangor. WOOD’S HOLE—Sid 9tli, brig Edith Hall, Oliver, for a Southern port. SALEM—Ar 9th, sebs Baltic, Parker, Elizabeth port; J U Dennis, Freeman, Boston for New York. NEWBURYPORT—Ar 9th, sch Redoudo, Moore, noboken. foreign ports. Ar at Bombay prev to 28th ult. ship Industry. Rus soil. Newcastle. E. (and railed for-): barque TF Whitten, Blanchard, Ardrossan. Sid about 28th ult, ship Richd McManus,_. Ar at Hango, Russia, prev to 1st inst, brig ilvne rion, Clark, Philadelphia. * yi Ar at Bordeaux 25th ult, barque Paramount,Brown, Coruna. At Valparaiso 1st ult. 6hips Commodore, Gilmore, for Sydney, NSW; Tanjore, Humphrey, from Ham burg, ar Feb 26; Alex McNeil, Storer, and Kit Car son. Spencer, unc; Norway, Woodbury, unc. Sid fm Palermo 21st ult, barque Amy, Pinkbam, New York. Sid tm Gibraltar 17th ult, brig Mary A Rich, Rich, New York. Cld at Liverpool 28th ult, barque La Piata, Mat thews, Gloucester. Ar at Port au Prince 17th ult, sch Jason, Sawyer, Machias. Sid 14th, sch Lucy Holmes, Clements. Miragoane. Ar at Havana 31st ult, Darqne Sunshine. Richmond Cardiff'; 2d inst, sch Sylvan, Randall, New Orleans. Ar at Cardenas 28th ult, schs St Croix, Eaton, Nas sau, NP; Abby Watson, Apalacbieola; 28th, sch Eva May, Andrews, St Thomas; 31st, Carlton, Trecartin, Matanzas; brigs Geo W Chase. Bacon, New York; J H Dillingham, Treat, Sierra Morena, (and sailed tor Apalachicola); 2d inst, schs Lizzie B Gregg, An derson, Port laud; JW Maitland. Colcord, Jackson ville. Sid 28th ult, brig Jeremiah, Ford, for North of Hat tcras; sch Ruth H Baker. Collins, do; 1st inst, brig Caprera, Blanchard, Apalachicola; Dirigo, Rumball, do; schs Joseph Oakes, Oakes, for Liverpool; Abbie, Endeven, North ol Hatteras; 2d. baruue Emma F Hernman, Nichols, do; brig Geo Bumliam, Staples, do; sch Jas Warren, Drisko, Sagua. Sid fm Sagua 30th ult, barque Fannie, Waterhouse, New York; 31st, John Bird, Sleeper, Lewes, Del. [Latest by European steamers.l Sid tm Liverpool 28th, Enoch Talbot, Talbot, Pen sacola; North Star, Thompson, Rio Janeiro; Alex Marshall, Gardiner, New York. Ent out 27th, C H Marshall, Hutchinson, for New York. Off Great Grmsbead 28th, Oneida, McGilvery, from Liverpool tor San Francisco. Ar at Calcutta 28th ult, George Skolfleld, Skolfleld, Rio Janeiro. Sid fra Messina 21st ult, Gem. Colo, Boston; Clara Pickens, Rogers, New York. Ar at Naples 24th ult, Rochester, Harrison, Phila delphia for Nisita. a rat Havre 25th ult. Martlia-A McNeil, Watts, New Orleans. Oil do 27th, Rosetta McNeil, Sproul, from New Or leans. Sid fm the Texel 26th ult, Riverside, Rich, Middles borough. SPOKEN. March 21, lat 10 50, ion 51, barque Lcpanto, from Buenos Apres tor Boston. April 6, lat 41 40, Ion 63 46, ship Prima Donna, from Liverpool for New York. NEW ADVERTISEMENTS N O TIC E . THE copart norshtp heretofore existing under the firm name of Bray, Moore & Co. is ibis day dis solved by mutual consent. All persons indebted to said firm are requested to call and settle their ac counts withous delay. Either partner Is authorized to use the firm name in settlement. VAN B. BRAY, LUKE MOORE. Stevens Plains, March 18,1873. Copartnership Notice. THE undersigned have this day formed a copart ners nip under the style of MERRILL, SOULE & CO., and will continue the business of dealers in choice and Fancy Giocerics, Provisions, Flour. Grain, Fancy Goods, Boots, Shoes, &c., at the old stand of Bray, Moore & Co. EUGENE MERRILL, ARTHUR H. SOULE, CARR.—Mr. V. B. Bray will eontlnua with the new firm and would be pleased to see all his old friends aud as many new ones as will favor hiin with a call. aplldlw For Sale—Summer Itesort on Che beagne Island. A good dwollmg house with 12 rooms in go id repair, a story and, a half store, good well of water, 17 acres of land, five in Ullage, and the ______ rest in wood and pasture land; 28 young fruit trees, part in bearing order. The land is very freo from rocks and is situated close to the sea shore. A gold chance to keep s ore Enquire of CilAS. SAWYER, aplltf 123 Commercial St., Portland. Caution. THE Trustees of the Newbury St. 4th Congrega" tional Church wish to say to their friends that n° person is authorised to collect money for the benefit of the Church. Knowledge having come to them that a person or persons no* connected with the Church or Society has been soliciting aid in the name of the Newbury street 4tli CongTChurch, this is to caution our friends who wish to aid us in our endeavors to sustain the Newbury Street Church apilldlw Found. ONE call skin WALLET, containing a email amount of money and papers of value. The owner can have the same by calling on Mrs-WM.'E. BEMAN, 65 York street, proving property and pay ing charges. aplld3t* Allan_Line. Montreal Ocean Steamship Co. UNDER CONTRACT FOR THE CARRYING OF THE Canadian and United State* Mail*. Passengers hooked o London derry and Liverpool. Return. Tioltets granted at Reduced Rates. The Steamship 8 ARM ATI AN, Capt. Wylie. Will leave this port for Liverpool on SATURDAY, April 12th, Immediately after the arrival of the Train of th previous day from Montreal. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, Cabin (ac cording to accommodations).©7© to ©8© Payable in Gold or its equivalent. For Freight or Cabin Passage, apply to H. & A. ALLAN, No. 1 India St. For Steerage Passage inward and outward, and lor Si^lit Drafts on England for small amounts apply to JAMES L. FARMER, No. 3 India Street. Portland, Nov. 19th, 1872. nov20tf Maine Gen. Hospital Fair. The following: Rules hare been adopted by the Executive Committee. 1st—Tables shall be numbered, and assigned by lot 2d—Nothing shall be sold on commission. Every article brought into the Hall tor sa e becomes there by entirely the property of the Fair, and it must not be given away, or disjhosed of in any manner not ap proved by the Executive Committee. 3d—The prices ot all Articles will be fixed by the Executive Committee. 4tli—All articles are to bo marked and sold at rea sonable prices. 5th—All responsible parties—whether individuals, Parishes, or other organizations—throughout the State, desiring space at the Fair, may have tables assigned i hem on application to the Executive Com - mittee at their Headquarters, 120 Middle street. Gth—There shall be a general table to be called the “Portland Table,” for the reception and disposal of all articles received by the Executive Committee, and of all other articles not designed for other tables. CHAS. E. JOSE, Secretary. apl0d3w (Advertiser copy. ^___ BONDS. New York City - . - 7" «<<«<> .... 6’ Brooklyn City - - 6’s Jersey City - - 7’f Elizabeth City • - - - 7’l Canada Southern R. R., Gold, - 7’s B. & Cedar Rapids R. R., Gold, - 7’s Northern Pacific R. R., Gold, - 7-30’ -FOR SALE BY R. A. BIRD, 97 Exchange St. __feb25 CALIF 0 RNI A FLOUR. 1200 Bass just received and for sale in lots to suit Purchasers by J. B. DONNELL, 99 eonnEBCIAL STBEET. ap9 3t _miscellaneous. TFIsTock ! One ot the largest assortment, of ROOM PAPERS TO BE FOUND IN THE CITY. Also daily receiving all new styles. Stamped Gold, Bronze, Patent plain washable Tints, of every shade, Fresco Borders, New Patterns of Hall Decorations, Satins, &e. Every variety in fact, from the best 10 the cheapest pricc“ade’ “f whlch w'l> be seld at law CALL AND 3UXA.MINIC, H-A.LL. L. DAVIS | 53 Exchange St. _^EL5___dim Assessors’ Notice. TO the inhabitants of the Town ot Cape 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, 10th, 11th, and 12th days of April inst., from 10 o’clock in the forenoon, till 5 o’clock in the afternoon, for the purpose of receiving true anti perfect lists ol the Foils and all the estates, real and personal, not by law exempted from taxation, widen sui-b persons were possessed of in said cown of Cope Elizabeth on the 1st day of April inst; whi-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, ani be tarred 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. JHOS B HASRELL, ) Ass^ors NATHAN R. DYER, J of rvinfl JORDAN,) Cape Elizabeth. Cape Elizabeth, March 29th, 1873. aprldtd Leavitt, Burnham & Co., WHOLESALE & RETAIL DEALERS ICE. No’ 14 Cross Street, Portland. Orders left at Ice Office, 14 Cross St., or wiih J. C. Proctor, 93 Exchange St., will be promptly attended to. ff3^"Pure Ice supplied for all purposes In any quantities and at the aplO LOWEST BATES. lstf COTTON SEED MEAL! 2000 Bags Cotton Seed Meal _—FOR SALS BY— KENDALL A WHITNEY, tcl>7dtf CROASDALE’S GENUINE SUPERPHOSPHATE _ EFRichtr in Ammonia and Pho.phorlc Acid* than Any Other Fertiliser in the Market. CONANT~& RAND. AGENTS FOR MAIN E. 153 Commercial Street. Portland. »1>3_<UAw3wH COPARTNERSHIP 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, Stucco and Mastic business in all its branches, and hare taken the stand NOi 29 PLEASANT STREET. (formerly occupied bg Jennings A 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.mch20eodlm Bleaching Campaign FOR 1873. Come and see what a variety ot Shapes we have for the season. We are now prepared to remodel old Hats and Bonnets in the high est style of the art at Sweetser’s Bleacher y, 342 Congress Street. ap2eod3w Desirable Properly at Gorham Vil lage, to be sold at Auction. PURSUANT to license from Probate Court, will be sold at public auction on SATURDAY, the 10th day of May next, at 2\ o’clock P. M., the valu able Estato known as the “Broad Place.” Said estate consists of about six acres of land, on which are a Urge two-story House, Barn and out-buildings, fruit trees, shade trees, &c., &c. This is a most at tracthe location, but ftve minutes walx from Churches, Seminary, public School House, and R. R. Station; and will unquestionably bo sold at a bargain. A train on P. & R. R. leaves Portland at II P. M., and one returns at 4.25 P. M. g^^Sale to take place on the premises. JOHN C. CARD, Ex’r oi Will of the late Henry Broad. Gorham, April 7,1873. apr9dlaw3w then dtd* Gentlemen’s Garments CLEANSED, — Oh — Dyed Brown, Black, Bine-Black and Bine, AND PRESSED READY FOR WEAK. No Ripping required. Warranted not to crock. AT FOSTER’S DYE HOUSE, mar21TTJtStt 94 Union St, Chandler’s Band ! I>. H. CHANDLER, 1 Pron.Dler, C. M. RICHARDSON, ( Office 27 Market Square, D. II. CHANDLER, Agent. Lessons given on all Instruments used in a Military Band. 27 MARKET SQUARE 27 apr8 6tM W&F* Horse and Sleigh for Sale A FINE driving, well broke and stylish four year old COLT, with Sleigh, Harness and Robes tor sale at a bargain. Apply at PLUn STREET STABLES, dec13 N«. IO Firm Street. Copartnership Notice. MR. FRANKLIN FOX retires from the firm of FLETCHER & *'0. this day. , . The undersigned will continue the business under the same name as heretofore. rLETCHER EDWARD TOMLINSON. April 1,1873._3w For Sale. A CHOICE JERSEY COW. Pedigree faulty, but a superior milker, and very desirable for a gent leman's family. S.L.GOODALE. aprlOdlw Saco, Me. Superior Business Opportunity. FOR sale half interest in machine shop, splendid run of job work, thoroughly established, location ot great value, business on the increase. Chance sel dora met with; owner unexpectedly called away, ref erenccs exchanged. TAYLOR & CO.. 3 State aprl0d3t St., Boston. Mass. When TOP SEE bettor looking and bettor fitting BOOTS on Men, Women and CtatV dren than vou wear, and wish to obtain the same classot goods, yon have only to call at the store ot mchl7eod3w 91. O. PALMER. Dissolution of Copartnership. NOTICE is hereby given that the firm of GEO. R. DAVIS & CO., is hereby dissolved by mutual consent. GEO. R. DAVIS, ap8dlw FRANK G. PATTERSON. Notice. ALL persons are hereby cautioned against harthf" ing or trusting any of the crew of the Barque ‘•Etta Stewait,” from arrow. As no dobte of tnoir <*“8 wUI * I’ajdtV. PEERING, Oans^gnec. ‘ Announcement. MR. JAMES L. FOGG is admitted as a member of our firm from this day^ MAXHEWS & CO. Portland, April 1, 1873._- V X'ATT7-C1SOUTHWARK CO’S English Writing, INKS Ink writes Black and never fade*. Sole LIN JAU Aftm , lor C. S.—SCBSKCK Tao Co 55 Beckman St., N- y- mar7d3m ^^MISCELLANEOUS. OPENING —OF— DRESS GOODS, SILKS, Paisley, Cashmere aud Ottomau SHAWLS. —AT— TURNER BROS. Tuesday und Wednesday, April nnd We shall open as abive, the most at tractive lines of goods, that we have ever displayed. Embracing all the novelties of the Jiew York and Boston Markets, and at prices greatly reduced from what they have been selling tn this market. Special attention is Invited to oar line of BLACK SILKS, which exceed any that we have ever offered. “ONE PRICK ONLY,” TURNER BROS., Cor. Congress and Elin Sts, aprl_ 2w Opening Millinery. New Spring Millinery (OPENING DAILY AT M. A. BOS WORTHS, Cor. Congress k Exchange Sts., FLUENT’S BLOCK. j apJ* tf ILM.PAYSON &C0., Bankers and Brokers. OFFER EOR SALE Portland City .... 6’ Bangor ... St Louis ..... 6’s St Louis Connty * - . - 7’s Cook Connty - - - - 7’a Chicago * ... - 7’s Columbus, Ohio • - • 8’s Dayton, Ohio - • - - 8’s Leeds & Farmington R. R., guaranteed 6’s Portland & Rochester R. R. • - 7’s Maine Central R. R. - . - 7’s Central R. R. of Iowa Gold - - 7’s Chicago, Danville & Vincennes R. R., Gold,.7’s Northern Pa.ific R. R. Gold - 7-80’s Government Bonds, Bank Stocks and Gold Bought and Sold. 32 Exchange Street, PORTLAND" ap2 _ dU BONDS. Portland City < - • • • 6’s Rockland City.0’s Bath City * - - • • 6’s bangor City .... 6’s St Louis City.6’s Leeds & Farmington, (Guaranteed,) 6’s Maine Central, Consolidated. • • 7’s Cook County, Illinois, - - • 7’s Wayne Connty, Illinois, - - 7’s Iowa Central, Gold, - - - - 7’s Toledo, Ohio, - - - 7.30 s Northern Pacific Gold, ... 7.30’s West Wisconsin R. R-, Gold, - - 7’s Atlantic & St. Lawrence R. B. Stock and Defered Rent Script Bonght. FOR BALE BT Wifi. E. WOOD, Ag’t, Sept T-dtfi. 67 Exchange Ml BONDS FOR SALE, Portland City - - - 6’s Bangor " - - - 6’s St. Louis “ 6’s Elizabeth, N. J., - - 7’s Cleveland “ 7’s Toledo “ ... 8’s Cook Connty, 111., - - - 7’s Marion County, Ind., - • 8’s Maine Central R. R. - 7’s roruaM X iMK'ncsier n. u. - rs Atchison, Topeka & Santo Fe Gold 7’s Northern Pacific R. R. Gold - 7-30’s Chicago, Dan, & Vin. R. R. Gold - 7's Atlantic & St. Lawrence R. R. Stock and Dcf. Rent Scrip BOUGHT BY Swan & Barrett, 100 MIDDLE STREET. fel>24 eodtt J. B. Brown & Sons, BANKERS, No. 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. ja.<29 _ _Jli' BONDS. Skdalia Watbr Bonds anil other first claw 10 per cent. Municipal Bonds for sale. CHARLES M. HAWKES, 38 EXCHANGE STREET. mch29d3w Removal. THE General Agency Office of the Continental Life Ins. Co., of N. Y., for the State of Maine, will be removed April 3, f om 42J Exchange St.. Portland, to No. 2 Phoenix Block, Auburn, Me. All remittance. Mid csmmunica'ions should hereafter be addressed la Auburn, as above. D. E. HALL, General Ag't. aprfi__*tuw Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted Id exchange for Locowetire Boiler*, Horizontal Engine Feed rump* and Other Machinery. Address. G. H. ANDREWS. fob4dtf 178 Pearl St., New York

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