Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, April 15, 1873, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated April 15, 1873 Page 4
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POETRY. , _____ The Doom of Araclme. BY ATLANTA. Tin April bub lit up tlie lovely land, And in the fields tho early flowers did grow, And laughing childreu wandered hand in hand To gather them; and the south wind did blow, And In the evening, when the moon, a-low, Shone through gray oli7C boughs’ HgW-1 rcL shades Walked in Its silver path*, tho ArgRo jnai Whether the moonlight or Jl10 Phon0' Y«t did Ani'ljWbreath of blossoms blown, ZaZZrZ* ton-. Siaiul patiently before her fljiug loom, And still ber busy shuttle like a dart Unerring flew—such was tlie maiden’s art. Here, it one hand, were tints of primrose pale, And here a deep sea-blue that changed to green, At this side kingly purple did prevail, Like darkeyed pansies; and again between The glowing hues, black threads and dun were seen; And a sort gray, like uines, was round one part Where flushed the color of tho peachflower’s heart: And In her pride Araclme scorned the song Thit echoed through the fields at early morn: Hor cared the simple folk to talk among; And when, by maids up to the temple borne, 8ho saw tho golden vase oi golden corn With violet wreaths twtncd round, she only said. “Why to a goddess Is this honor paid? “I know Demcter gives ns wealth of grain; Artemis lights the red moon evory night Before she leads the chase across the plain; To ns, through ocean waves are lifted white The li inds of rtnrtQ full of oearls. and bright They gleam: bnt pearls must dim, moons wane, seeds die— While gods and men live in my tapestry. “And if this hour, the gray sisters three, That spin the threads of life and calmly sit Watching the woes of men, should come to me For trial of skill, I would not flinch from it; My spindle faster still than theirs should flit: Twisting the rapid thread; and so hereby Goddess or mortal woman I defy 1“ Scarce were the words said, when with sudden fear Of her own voice, Arachne—though alone She deemed herself, and with no listener near— Looked back, and in the doorway saw a crone Who might be Eld itself, gray as a stone, Withered and bent, wrapped in a faded cloak; And to Arachne thus the old one spoke: “Who mocks the gods has only grief and death For that ho would; and they that heaven deflod, And would have likened them that are beneath To those above, have miserably diod; Such is the punishment of mortal pride: It is not yet too late—thy words recall”— But pale Arachne said, “I hold them all.” Ths aged woman suddenly let fall The cloak that covered her, and standing there Pallas appeared, statel., and calm and tall, In heavy trailing garments elothid fair, With clear blue eyes and knotted golden hair; In one hand was her shuttle—one hand grasped The faded cloak that she had just unclasped. Arachne for one moment silently Looked on her, and beheld how pitiless Was her still face, and terrified thereby, Although abe would, dared not her fhult confess; And in her quivering fingers did she press Her shuttle, knowing not what woe should come Upon her, waiting for her bitter doom. In silence still the busy fingers ply, And rapidly upon the webs there grew, In liveliest colors, many a history Of gods and men, and legends old and new; And faster yet the well-filled shuttles,flew; And all the day they wove, until at night The wondrous web of each was finished quite. Pallas bad wrought the high Olympian hill Whereon sat Jovo himself, and there near by Bode Aphrodite drawn by doves, and still Artemis stood serene, and brilliantly Of Here’s peacock glittered every eye: And in the border were the stories wrought Of mortals whom the gods had set at naught. Bnt pictured in Arachne’s web there stood Injustice of the gods, and wrongs of man; Woven of scarlet threads were drops of blood, And many silver threads like sad tears ran, And in dark colors, tragedies began, Lit up with brighter only when the maid Red lightnings flash, or yellow flame portrayed. Tjon fro-a their looms they stepped, and twilight brown Filled all the room, yet could Arachne see, By the dim light, avenging Pallas’ frown; And, standing there before her silently With folded hands and down-dropt eyelids, she Waited awhile, then a cold hand was laid Slowly upon the forehead of the maid. The night came heavily upon the land, In the gray rack the moon was hid away, And still Aracbnc, cold and tearless lay, Fearing not night, nor loving light of day; Knowing that now for her all Joy was past— And knowing not what woe should be her last. The morning dawned; and many a smiling maid Came, garlanded with roses red ami white; And stopped upon the threshold, half afraid. Seeing the chamber was deserted quite, And shadows hang about it, as if night Still lingered in its comers—and in one A spider sat within her web, and spun. UNQUESTIONABLY The Best Known and Most Thoroughly Tested FAMILY SEWING MACHINE For all kinds of work, heavy or light, and the most popular. Wheeler & Wilson’s. This practical and easily managed machino has now stood the test of time ana thorough experimont; and the thous&n is who have fortunately used ours, frank ly give it the preference, as the very best. Doth in this country and ir Europe. Stuclv. capital and in ventive genius have been devoted to its improvement f jr years, till, now wit ITS NEW SILENT FEED, our present “Lock-Stick** Machine has no equal in the world. The WHEELER & WILSON’S is relia ble. economical and noiseless. It answers the wants of the household completely, and AMY KIND OF SEWIMG Heeded in the Family can be done upon it with (treat er rapidity and ease of execution to beginners than ean be accora (dished on any other. It lias received the HIGHEST PREMIUMS over all—as a Family Kaahine—on both sides of the Atlantic. Those who want the best, should obtalu WHEELER & WILSON’S SILENT FEED Family Sewing Machine, AND TAKE NO OTHER. Machine*? Fold on Monthly Instalment*. All kinds ot Sewing Machine Supplies, Silk, Thread Ndcdkt* jftc. Machine Stitching in all ILff branches done In the best manner. J. 1a. ha ydei, Gcn’I Agent for Maine, 163 Middle St., Portland, Me. _ d3m £Tc7 JOHNSON & SON~ —HAVISO TAKES TILE— restaurant coder the New City Building in Lewiston, Tor the term of five years, would now ^av to the public that wei nta 1 to keep a firnt-clues place in even* rcrpcct. Our Bn, of Fare shall he iu keening tvi'h the Portland and Boston Markets. Those visiting Lewiston do not forget to call at Manufacturers’ and Merchants’ restaurant, CITY BTJILDIYGd, Pine Street, LEWISTON, MAINE. **• J0U5S0N, JOSEPH A. jonssos, JtuiSl d lvncwo3ra Horse and Sleigh for Sale A £'”*• wel1 broke and stylish four year itde at lApply a?’ an,i EobC“ l0r PLUM STREET STAR EES, d*6*3_Nw. IO Plain Strwt. TEJIT'C! SOUTHW AKKCtFS EngliahWriting" I fN JVk3 lnk writes Black and never fades. Sole Agen s lor U. S.—ScamrcK Tao Co S3 Beeltman St., N. Y. ' marTdSm BUSINESS DIRECTORY^ A™erci0rN.eW^ St. All 'Via"'* of w“’ehlne. ‘°r B‘,lC “"U '° ,e,‘ Repairing.___ Bakers. r\ c. COBB’ No*.2S ami :{0 Pearl Street. On .lireet route iMltfeiH Krw Cu.tom House uuil Po.l Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. HOYT, FOOO A «KEKD,No.©l Middle Wllffl* Book Binders. WM. A. QUINCY, llooiu 11, Prtutcr’* Bxcanugc, No. Ill Bxchauge St. SMAI.t. & SI1ACKFORD, No. 33 Plum StW'I't, Carpenters and Builders. WIHTIVE1 & JIKAKS, Pcnrl Street) op posite Park. Dentists. »K. W. K. JOHNSON, over II. U. Ha)’*. Dye-House. F. SYMONDS, India St. Velvet Cloak* «lye<l nu«l finished# FOSl'EB’S Dye Houae, ‘14 Union Street. riinnit■■pa..IV1>a1a..*1,. J Tl.l.St —--- ' ' .vumiv uiiu aiivi/UUt WAGTEB COREY A CO., Arcade, No. • 8 Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 58 Ex change St. Upholstering of nil kinds done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Goods. ADAMS* cor. Exchange and Fed cral Streets. HOOPER A EATON, Old Post Office, Exchnnge Street. E. P. HOYT, No. 11 Preble Street. Up holstering done to order. Furniture and Upholstering. DAVID W. DEANE, No. 89 Federal St. All kinds ofUphols eringnnd Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. f> Clapp * Block Congress Street) opposite Old City Hall. Horse Shoeing and Carriage repairing Don** in the best possible manner by St YOUNG Ac CO., No. lOQ Fore St. Jewelry and Fine Watches. ABNER EOWEEE,301 Congress Street. Agents for Howard Watch Company Manufacturers of Trunks, Talises and Carpet-Bags. J. B. DURAN A CO., in »»«« 118 Federal Streets._. Masons and Builders. N. E. COW. 933 »-» Congress St. Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetings. UOTHROP.DE VENB A CO,, 61 Exhaagr 8reel and 48 Market Hi. Photographers. A. 8. DAVIS A CO., No. 80 Middle Street. J. H. U AMSON, 159 Middle St., cor. Crow. Plumbers. JAMES M1UUKR, No. 91 Federal Street. JErery description of Water Fixtnre* ar ranged and set up in the best manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stucco Worker, Ac. P. FEENY, Car. Cumberland and Frank lin St*. Heal Estate Agents. IOnN C. PROCTER, No. 93 Exchange Street. GEO. R. DAVIS & Co., No. 301 1-9 Con gress strcct Silver Smith and Gold and Silver Plater. M. PEARSON, No. 99 Temple St., near Congress. All kinds of Silver and Plated Ware Repaired. Silver and Plated Ware. ABNER LOWGL1, 30J Congress Street. Schools. ENGUISH and FRENCH SCHOOU.430 €ousr««s Street. Stair Builder. B. F. I/TBtt V, Lo. 353 Fore Street, cor. Cros* St., in Brleno’s Mill. G. L. IIOOPEB & CO., Kncceaftor* to liitticficiil & Wilseu, Cor. York & Ma ple Street*. __ Watches, Jewelry, &c. J. W. & H. II. VCOUFVKE.Ciir. Middle & Union Sts. GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO., MANUFACTURERS OF AND DEALER IN FURNITURE! MATTRESSES, FEATHERS, &c. NTo. 46, and over 43 & 44 Exchange St., PORTLAND, MAINE. UPBOLSTEBINfi DONE TO ORDER, »prltf ASSESSORS’ NOTICE THE Assessors of the City of Portland hereby give notice to all persons liable to taxation in said city, that they will be in session every secular day from the first to he fifteenth dav of April next, inclusive, at their room in City Hall, from ten to twelve o’clock in the forenoon, and from three to five o’clock in the afternoon, for the purpose of receiving lists of the polls and estates taxable in said city. And all suoh persons are hereby notified to make and bring to said Assessors true and perfect lists ol all their polls and estates, real and personal, held by them as guardian, executor, administrator, trustee or otherwise, on the first day of April. 1873, and be prepared to make oath to the truth of the same. And when estates of persons deceased have been divided during the past year, or have changed ham’s from any cause, the executor, administrator, or other person interested, is hereby warned to give notice of such change; and in default of such notice will be held under the law to pay the tax assessed, although such estate has been wholly distributed and paid over. * And any person who neglects to comply wxith this * ‘i0®™®4* in a lax according to the laws of the State, and be barred of the right to make ap plication to the County Commissioners tor any abate ment of his taxes, unless h-shows that he was una poimedffer fcUCh 11818 Wlthin the tlme hereby ap fe? Id no case will the possession of Government bonds be allowed as^a gea in^ ndtigation ot a doom, WM*. C. HOW, ’j Aasessors. WM. O. FOX, 1 fcF,*Blaok schedules will bo fnrnised at the roon of the Assessors. Portland, March 28,1873. d3w AEW ENGLAND Babcock Self Acting FIRE ENGINE ! SEND FOR CIRCULARS TO PLUMMER & EATON, State Agents, BATH, MAIN E. apr9 __d3w WEW L1MDRYI THE undersigned Laving assumed charge of a neu and spacious Laundry would respectfully an nounce thnt ho is prepared to do washing for Steam* crs. Hotels. Families, Ac., with special i.ttcntior r*ai«l to Ladies Dresses, Skirts. Laces, Gents* Shirts anAeiTC,ry de!F*Ption of tine washing. mS provided with (he newest and PromdWur LM ,hlnury>and experienced help, the Hon to to hbSwr guara,,tue ^r,,ct p:,tiFfac Location, Bradlmrj's Court, En trance on Fore near India St. I T . _ % «fOHN SPENCER, Superintendant. Late Steward of St’r John Brooks, Boston and Port ! land Line febldlyr Cheapest Book Stores IN THE UNITED STATES. feb2fi ““°t® St-. Baltimore, Md ----—---- (Lftwtfwi) For Sale. ‘ The rebago dye house n„ ,7 in good condition with all appa'ratuf'lS St" or the business. Apply to the proprietor S^No'S Newbury street or to J HEED, Brown's Block™ Congress and Brown street. mari&Mdtf _ INSURANCE. ANNUAL REPORT OF THE EQUITABLE Life Assurance Society JANUARY 1, 1S73. Net Cash Assets January 1,1872.*15,017,,15 03 receipts : iu"ndnenta.:::::::57,w* mm** *23,437,700 40 DISBURSEMENTS: C'aims by death and addi tions thereto..$l,oW,Jfco Matured Endowments and additions thereto. 24,68. 00 Cash Dividends and Sur render Values. L .’Sin i, Annutics Paid,._L010J11 TOHWot,dePrsU!.t°..POUCy:?3,646.280 06 Dividend on Capital. 7,Su2 00 Reinsurance... «r ons Jr, Commuted Commissions 6(',ao» Commissions.•.... 554,,66 64 expenses; Printing, Stationery and Agency Expenses.. Advertising, Salaries aud Taxes and legal Charges.. 93,864 57 Medical Examiners' tees.. 67,3.8 43 Sundry Expenses (Ex change. Postage, Ex rSSSSS^’«U n-ww* Net assets (exclusive of Future rrem- lg iums).9 INVESTED AS FOLLOWS: Bonds and Mortgages .. .812,236,572 50 Beal Estate uneucomber ed, including purchases under foreclosure.• • 2,331,.2)9 0j Stocks created by the &.°f..the. ™ 709,330 37 SS*tS 1,031,576 59 Stocks of other States- 02,263 84 Cash on hand, in Bank and other Depositories on interest (including cash in transmission duo prior to Jan. I, 1873, and Bince received at New Yoik Office and invest ed). 1,354,189 8t Temporary Loans secured by Collaterals. 687,661 00 Actual Cash Investments.$18,405,953 16 Interest and Rents duo and accrued_ 135,820 70 Premiums in hands of Agents and in course of collection, supplies and other property. 319,311 05 Deferred Semi-Annual and Quarterly Premiums for the year.. 72C.410 00 Safes, Fixtures, Furniture, etc. 107,558 20 Total Assets Jan. 1, 1873.... .$19,695,C53 20 THE ASSETS ABE THUS APPROPRIATED. Total Liabilities, including reserve for reinsurance of existing Policies.$17,014,963 03 Capital Stock. 103,000 00 Total Surplus, including Surplus on Tontine Policies. 2,520,090 t7 $19,693,053 20 From the above snrplus of $2,520,090.17 the Society has declared arcversionary dividend available on settlement of next anuual premium to participating polic ies proportioned to their contribution to surplus. The cash value of such reversion maybe used on set tlement of premium, when the same becomes duo. OFFICES OF THE SOCIETY, 120 BROADWAY, NEW YORK. ROBERTS & CLARK MANAGERS FOR MAINE, Office, 65 Exchange Street PORTLAND, ME. JOSHUA NYE, GENERAL AGENT, AUGUSTA, 1»1E. mch27 eod3w&wlt BOSTON LEAD CO., [Incorporated in 1829.] J. H.Chatbvick& Co., Ag’ts, Office 22, 24 & 20 Oliver Street, BOSTON manufacturer's of BOSTON Pure White Lead! Dry and Ground iu Oil, DRY AND GROUND ZINC, LITHARGE, RED LEAD, LEAD RIPE, SHEET LEAD, TIN PIPE. TIN-LINED PIPE, IRON RIPE and FITTINGS, RUMPS, Sc., Sc. Our Pure White Load, both dry and ground in oil, we warrant to be strictly pure, and guarantee that for fineness. body and durability, it is not sur passed by any Lead in the market, either foreign or American. 53P*In order to protect ourselves, we have adopted as our ti ade-mark an eight-pointed red star, with corporate seal in the centre. This is on every pack age of our Pure Lead. None genuino wituout It W. F. Phillips & C©., AGENTS FOB TIIE CO., 46 & 48 MIDDLE ST. feblB6mTTftS The Chicago, Danville & Vincennes RAILROAD COMPANY’S FIRST MORTGAGE BONDS I Only §400,000 remaining of the total issue of four millions. Parties desiring to invest in this choice security should make immediate application. Interest 7 per cent, gold, payable April 1st and Oc tober l8t. Full particulars furnished, on application in per son or by mail, to MESSRS. SWAN & BARRETT, HENRY M. PAYSON, PORTLAND, ME., or to W. B. SHATTUCK & CO., Bankers, 33 NASSAU STBEET, NEW VOKK, , GENERAL AGENTS. nich2G d&wlm A n A ~DTA Ml attention having been called to a “notice” i«7n ^arch 28th and appealing in the Portland Press of Apri. 4th, I deem it justice to rny self to state that I had prior to that date retired from the business of my father, Simon Cole, having form ed other business connections. Portland, April 5,1873. ™SH.COEE. Copai-tnei-ship Notice. glTe?tha! !h0 "’’derslgnetl lmvo tHsdav formed « ropartnershi], under the firm name of Mowe, Cole & Benson, for the purpose of conduct ing a wholesale Lumber Business, at No. 14u Water Street, New York, with branch office and Lumber wharf at Deakes wharf, No. 332 Commercial Street. % Portland, Mo. W. R. MOWE, LEWIS H. COLE, EDWIN A. BENSON. March 27th, 1873. TO MY FRIENDS AND FORMER PATRON8 I beg to call your attention to the above-announce ment and take pleasure in assuring you that my con nections in tbe Lumber trade are satisfactory. Our business at Portland will be in charge of my brother Mr Albert Cole, assisted by Messrs. David Bimie aud L. L. Iburston, who wifi act under mv instruct 1 can assuse you that the firm of Mowe, Colo & Benson, will use their best endeavors to give satis faction to all who may favor them with their patron age. aPr8dlm_ LEWIS H. COLE. FOR SALE, STEAMSHIP WHIRLWIND. LENGTH 130 feet, Beam 24 5-10 feet, Hold 173-10 feet, Tonnage 374. Built of Counec.ieut Oak aBd chestnut in IH63, has two decks, schooner rig. Direct acting vertical engine; cylin cr 32 x 30. Draft, deep loaded, 13 feet. Boiler and Engine in good Ol der. For farther particulars apply to WHITNEY & SAMPSON, Boston, Mass., Or HENRY WINSOR & CO., m«hndtf Philadelphia, Pa. MISCELLANEOU S._ Bcckwitli Sewing Macliine-$12. OH 30 DAYS’ TRIAL !! THE IMPBOVED (812) BECKWITH SEWING MACHINE, with sew Braiding Foot, and many other important improvements, all comploto, with Hemnier, Guido, Four Noodles, &c., warranted two vears,—with care it will do your fhinily sewing for a lifo-time. Nearly ten thousand of these machines have been sold tho past season, which without tho nonve improvements, are giving universal satisfaction We will show letters to any who may iall, from dis interested purchasers, in which they state that they would not exchange ours fur tho host high-priced machine m the market, ft makes tho popular EhS tic Loop Stich, and closes its seam secuioly, which renders it the strongest and host; yet when desired it can bo uulo tea at pleasure. Fastued to any table Easily worked bv hand. This is the machine which Messrs Orange Judd & Co,, of the American Agri cultnrtst, &c , use so many thousands tor premiums Full directions go with every machine. If after liav the machine 30 days, It docs not give perfect satlef-m tion. we will refund tho 812, on return of mach n less the Express charges, and take the risk of its »’ mg injured. All orilors promptly filled on reecho Post OHice orderf r $12, or it Ware s?nt wUh ‘yWf order to us, tho balance can ho paid to the iW Co., when you rece ve tho mach no. Terms to aiLmS liberal, but cash invariably for all Sines when received. It «m\ doubt our honor or rpsumiRiiiiiitv we will cheerfully ,ive the best city ?eferenc? or send sample of any goods with which i£ ipa? lSg macliino BECKWITH SEWING MACHINECo "G Wllu2Br0adWay’ N' Y> (After May 1st, 862 BroCa>: Agents YVanted for BEHIND THE SCENES ait WASHINGTON. The quickest selling book of the day It tells „u about tho great Credit Mobilier Scandal Senatorial Briberies, Congressmen, Bings, Lobby a.’.d th« wn, derful,Sights of .ha Nationafcanitah’ The ‘demand for it is Immense. Agen is making early iniS!. will secure choice territory. SenlS circSlar and soe our terms and a full description of The wort & “ Address, CONTINENTAL BUBlShin ° m i Bond-st.. Hew York. rna^Iw 10 percentTnet! THE IOWA L0.4 N AND TRUST COMPANY will invest money on first-class Real Estate at lO iwr cmt interest, net, payable semiannually iu New York and 5 of a11made through its agency. All charges paid by the borrower P1»»«sa wlle;„ret0re inves4%. for New York and ^w Eng RILL (W CCL8’ mJ mil particulars. Samuel Meb JAMiSB President. Address HARTWELL, Sec’y, Draw 107 Des Mol nes,_l°"a.__mar224tw 7 to 12 PER CENT! ^ssSKsaasaaasgg'aKai sold, collect the coupons without charge, or t:n e same as so much cash on sales. E^Send for price list THE LA w of MUNICIPAL BONDS just published by our senior, should be in tbe hands ot ill interested in this class of securities. Two Vol umes. pricoSiO. \V. N. COLER A- CO., . mar22t4w_17 IVa»»aa.»t., New York. The immense sale, 10,00'j IN ONE MONTH onr LI YIN GSTONE,-AFRICA 6 hiving, PROVES it above all Olivers the book the MASsES WANT. IT goes like WILDFIRE. Over 600 pages, only §2 50. NOTICE—Bo not deceived by misrepresentations made to p :1m off bLh priced inferior works, hut s» nd for circulars and see Proof of statements and great success of our agents. Pocket companion worth $i9 maileti free. HUBBARD BROS., Publishers, Phila. and Boston. mar22t4w t’ANVAKSINO BOOKS SENT Fit EE for DR. WOT. fiOTITII'M ILLUSTRATED History of the Bible contains over 250 fine Seriptuve Illustrations and llOo pages. Agents are selling from 15 to 20 copies per day, and we send a canvassing book tree to any book agent. Address, stating experience, etc., NATIONAL PUBLISHING CO., Philadelphia, Pa. mar22t4w fcsewirur Machine IS THE BEST IN THE WORLD. Agents Wanted. Send for circular. Address: “DOMESTIC SEWING MACHINE CO., N. Y. mar22 t4w A WATCH”FREE man who will act as our agent.. Business light and honorable. §300.00 made in 5 davs. Saleable as flour. Everybody buys it. Can’t do without it. Musthavoit. No Gift Enterprise, no Humbug. KENNEDY & CO., Pittsburg, Pa. mar22tlw ^AGENTS WANTED JSTfiS* C Pictures, Maps, and Charts. Also, for our Sew inn Silk and Linen Thread. $100 to $200 cleared Cper month by good, active Agents. Apply at once to D. L. GUERNSEY, Concord, N. H. mar22t4w THE WORKING CLASS, male 7r female §60 a week guaranteed. Respectable em ployment at home, day or evening; no capital requir ed; full instructions and valuable package ot goods to start with sent treo by mail. Addiess with 6 ceut return stamp M. YOUNG & CO., 173 Greenwich St New York. mar22-4wt (JjM From 25 eta.—Eight samples mailed free for 25 ets. that sell at si^ht for four dollars, to any persou in Portland who will act as agent. mar2214w RANDALL CO., 76f Broad’y, N. Y. Write for La: ge Ulu it rated Price List. Address Breach-loading Shot Guns, $40 to $300. Double Shot Guns, $8 to $150. Single Guns, $3 to $‘-'0. Rifles, $8 to $75. Revolvers, $6 to $25. Pistols, $1 to $8. Gun Material, Fishing Tackle. Large discount to Dealers or Clubs. Army Guns, Revolvers, &c., bou . ht or traded for. Goods sent, by express C. O. D. to bo examined before paid for. mar24t4w <fl»T KA —THE NURSERY. AiHoullaly tjpj Mj\/*Mngai;iiic for Youngest Read er*. Superbly Illustrate *. Send statep for a sam ple number. NO }V is the time to subscribe. JOHN L. SHORE*, 3ti Bnmflchl Ml., mar24t4w Rostou. All AN OF A THOUSAND. A CONSUMPTIVE CUBED. DR. II. JAMES, a retired Physician, (and by nature a chemist,; discovered, while in the East Indies, acertain cure for Consumption, Asthma, Bron chitis, and General Debility, when his only child, a daughter was given up to die. His child was cur ed, and Is now alive and well. Desirous of lunelit ting humanity, he will send the recipe, containing full directions for making this remedy, free, on re ceipt of two stamps to pay expellees. There is not a single symptom of Consumption that it does rot at once take hold of and dieBipate. Night Sweat. Peev ishness. Irritation oflhe Nerves, Failure of Memory, Difficult Expectoration, Sharp Pains, in the Lungs, Sore Throat, Chilly 'ensations, Nausea at the Stomach, Inaction of the Bowels, and Wasting away of the Muscles. Address CRADDOCK & CO., 1,032 Race St., Philadelphia, Pa. giving the name of this paper. mch24d4wt $500 IN PREMIUMS. TWO NEW POTATOES! r. EXTRA EARLY VERMONT. “ Ten DaysEarliertbaiiEarlv Rose. Enor □ -»,* monslyproductive and'of EXCEL rt LENT FLAVOR. SI per pound: 4 M pounds by mail, postpaid, for §3,50. J S3 -- a COMPTON’S 9I1RPRI8E. 820 s-i gr; Bushels t» the Acre. A little later 32 than Early Rose. Equal in Quality. 83 per pound, by mail, postpaid. 0G 'f. 9500 will he awarded as PREMIUMS - 8H to those who produce the Largest Quantity QG £5 from one pound. Descriptive Circulars of nri an the above, with list of 300 varieties of Po .. 3 tat es, free to all. , ^ Illustrated Seed Catalogue, 200 M © pages with Colored Chromo. 25 cents, m A New Tomato, the “A RL1NGTON" M Early, solid and productive. Price 25 cts. per packet. Five packets for 81. B, K, BLISS & SONS, 23 PARK PEACE, NETWORK. marl!_ t4w N E VETr Neglect a Congli. Nothing is more certain to lay the foundation lor future evil consequences. WELLS* CARBOLIC TABLETS. arc a sure cure for all diseases of the Respiratory Or gans, Sore Throat, Colds, Croup, Diphtheria, Asthma, Catarrh, Horseuess, Dryness of the Throat, Windpipe, or Bronchial Tubes, and all diseases of the Lungs. In all cases of sudden cold, however taken, these TABLETS should be promptly and freely used, they equalize the circulation of the blood, mitigate the se verity cf the attack, and will, in a very short time, re store healthy action to the att'oeted orgaus. Wells’ Carbolic Tablets are put up only in blue, boxes. Take no substitutes. If they can’t bo found at yonr druggists send at oiicc to the Ageut in New York, who will forward them by return mail. Don’t be deceived by Imitations. cum u.Y mi uiusi^isis. riivc tenia n i/va. JOHN Q. KELLOGG, 18 Platt St, New York, Send fur circular. Sole Agent for liuitod States, mar 25 4wt SOJIR THKIVGS WORTH KNOWING.— A 64 page book, full of good things, valuable secrets, and important information, mailed for two stamps. Address ap2t4w LEE & CO., 524 Sixth Av., Now York. ,Scnd lor our Illustrated Catalogue of .new books on building. A. J. BICKNELL & CO.. ap2t4w 27 WaiTcn-stKow Tone. HENKY WABD BEECHER’S PaP" wirlr tho largest circulation in the world, grows wonderfully because it is the best paper, gives sub scribers the most beautiful ptemiums, and eflors Can vassers the uios1 LIBERAL TERMS. Send for Cir cular. J. B. FORI) & CO., New York, Boston. Clii cago, or San Francisco. ap2t4w 1 O SAMPLES sent by mail for 50c. tliat retail quick for 510. R. L. 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You must procure instant re lief or you are liable to suffering worse than death. Take it to strengthen organic weakness or life be comes a burden. Finally it should he frequently taken to keep the system in perfect health or you are otherwise in great danger of malarial, miasmatic or contagious diseases. JOHN Q. KELLOGG, t8 Piatt St., New York, Sole Agent for the United States. Price One Dollar per Bottle. Send forCircular apra 4wt FIRST MORTGAGE SINKING FUND GOLD BONDS. Secured by mortgage on 6,000 acres of very valuable Coal and Iron LANDS. BONDS of WOOD CO., WIS., due in from 11 to 20 years. KANSAS REGISTERED County and School Bonds 10 Pi R CENT. NEBRASKA SCHOOL BONDS. All payable in N. Y. City, and for sale at prices that will pay over 12 per cent, on the investment. Call or seud for pamphlets with -maps and full particulars that will satisfy the most eaulr us invest or. ™os* p* ELLIS &‘CO., Bankers, 14 Pine St., N. Y. City. apr5f4w $10 A DAY ! 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When we brought out Mark Twain’s books wo promised you a harvest; we now promise you anoth er, and wise agents will secure territory, which wo pm] vGm™»rra?Ju ixt/i m or c*rcnlar8 address AMElt ICAN PULLISH1NG CD., Hartford, Conn. tt^r7 _ |4w THE MORMON WIFE. AOt'TVTS WAIVTE» For this fearless bodr. It comprises tho Adventures and Experience of a woman—written hy herself— tor years the wife of a Monnou Prophet-disclosing all that is mysterious, wicked and startling. Full of thrilling adventure niinmrpiio onH ..nti.o,:,-..._ . P „ , ‘ lu,°i hook extam. Portrait of the Authoress, and oflead nf»ht°2?nuI‘S-’nen a,nd u'°,men-~Lifu an<1 Scenes in AGENTS! A RARE CHANCE and expenses paid. Address - g ml,cl ap9t4w A. COULTER & CO.. Charlotte. Midi. 10 PER cent: r County, Town, City, and School District Bonds of Iona, Illinois, and Kansas for sale Mote par. Cou pon bonds registered with State Auditor. Interest collected and paid bp Slate Treasurers. They are was aaasfts k S&fSeiSSEK”- A“y ‘u”kcfabIa BROWN, WADSWORTH & CO., fwNKIEBS' 92 w»ssau-st., IV. Y. ■ML10___t4w Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators. CIC°l,en®n Which I claim, arc ist, constant and thorough clrculatton of pure air; 110 dampness mould uor taint; 3rd; no iJLSl. i?¥d. of °d°r8; purity and active air, the elements of its success. Call, or send for circulars Manufactured and for sale hy J. F. MERRILL, bc ^£.el1 Cross and Cotton st8., near Leavitt, Burnham & Co.a Ice House, Portland, Me. jc5dtf Copartnership Notice. MR* FRANKLIN FOX retires from the firm of FLETCHER & i'0. this day. The undersigned will continue the business under the same name as heretofore. J H FLETCHER. . „ . .... EUWAED TOMLINSON. April 1,1873. 3„ STEAMERS. FOR BOSTON. THE SUPERIOR SEA-GOING STEAMERS FOREST CITY and MONTREAL, Having commodious Cabin and State Room ac commodations, will run alternately, leaving ATLANTIC WHARF, Portland, DAILY, (SUNDAYS EXCEPTED) -A.T 7 O’CLOCK I?. M. Returning leave INDIA WHARF, Boston, same (lays at 7 P. M. Fare 5$X..">0. Freight taken at low rates. IV. L. ItlLLIXflN. Agent J. B. VOVBalO JR., General Agent.inch30tf Norfolk and Baltimore and Washington, D. C. Steamship Line. , *“ “this Li tie sail from I Wharf. Boston, ,30 p. m. for NOR iTIMOliE. “ \ViHiam Lawrence,” Cant. W. A. Hallett “William Crane” Capt. Solomon Howes. “George Appold,” Capt. Winslow Loretaml. “Blackstone,” Cant. Geo. H. Hallett. “ William Kennedy,” Capt, Henry D. Foster. •lMcC/ellan”Cai[>t. F. M. Howes. Freight forwarded trom Norfolk to Washington Steamer Lady ot the Lake. Freight forwarded from Norfolk to Petersburg and Richmond, by river or rail; and by the Va. & Tenn. Air Lin; to all j*oints in Virginia, Tennessee, Ala bama and Georgia', and over the Seaboard and Roa noke It. R. to all i»oints in North and South Carol in o by the Balt. & Ohio R. R. to Washington and ah places West. Through rate? given to Smith and West. • pme rassenger aecomnocaliouB. Fare including Berth and Meals to Norfolk $15.00 ime 48 hours; to Baltimore $15, time C5 hours. For further information apply to , E. SAMPSON, Agent. .iuue2tf 511 Central Wharf, Boston. "boston —AND— PHILADELPHIA Steamship Line. Leave each port every WedVy & Sat’d’y. Ko Wharfage. IVharf, Boston, 3 Street Wharf, Phi lu ll a. m. one half the rate of i :1s. Freight for the West by the Penn. R. It,, and South by conuecticj lines forwarded free of Commission. PASSAGE, TEN DOLLARS. For Freight or Passage, apply to WHITNEY A SAMPSON, Agent., jn23-ly 70 Long Wharf, Bor Ion. Maine Steamship Co NEW ARRANGEMENT. SEMI-WEEKLY LINE Steamers Dirigo and Franconia will, until further notice, run as follows: • Leave Galt’s Wharf, Portland, ' every MONDAY and THURS DAY, at 5 P. M., anil leave Pier 38 E. H.. New York, every MONDAY and THURSDAY, at 3 P. M. The Dirigo and Franconia are fitted up with fine accommodations for passengers, making this the most convenient and comfortable route for travelers be tween New York and Maine. Passage in State Room 85. Meals extra. Goods forwarded to and from Montreal, Quebec Halifax, St. John, and all pans of Maine. Shippe are requested to send their freight to the Steamers as early as 4 P. M.,on the days they leave Portland. For Freight or Passage apply to HENRY FOX, Galt’s Wharf, Portland .. J-.P- AMES, Pier 38, E. K., Now York. May 9-dt» Portland, Bangor and Machias Steamboat Co. Inside line between Portland msd Bangor, Ml. Desert and Machias. The Steamer CITY OF RICHMOND, CAPTAIN C. KILBY, Will leave Railroad Wharf, every MONDAY, WED NESDAY and FRIDAY April?’ at 10 °'c'oc'i, commencing Wednesday, For Bangor, touching at Rockland, Camden, Lin coln vlllo, Belfast, Searsport, Sandy Point, Bucksport, Wmterport and Hampdeu. Returning will leave Bangor everv Monday, Wed nesday and Friday morning at 0 o’clock, touching at the above named landing, arriving in Portland at 5 o clock P. M. The Steamer Lewiston, CAPT. CHARLES DEERING, Will Iaupa Pnllrmil miirrnorv a xr Evening, at 10 o’clock, for Rockland, Castine, Deer Isle, Sedgwick, S. W. Harbor, (Mount Desert,) Mill bridge, Jouesport, and Machiasjiort. Returning will leave Machiasport every Monday morning at 5 o’clock, touching at the above named landing. For further particulars inquire of Ross & Sturdivant, 179 Commercial Street, or CYRUS STURDIVANT, Gen. A*»t. _ Portland, April 5, 1873. apr5-tf MAIL LINE TO Halifax Nova Scotia, DIRECT! With connection, to Prince Edward Is land and Cape Brctou. two trip¥fer week. The new side wheel Steamship FALMOUTH.Capt. W.A. Colby, . willlc&ve Railroad wharf, Port land, every TUESDAY, at 5.30 P. and tbeCARLOTT A, Capt.K. D. Mulligan, will leave Galt wharf, everv SATUR DAY, ai 5.30 P. 51.. (or on arrival of train leaving Boston at noon.) FOR HALIFAX DIRECT Making close connections with the Nova Scotia Railway, for Windsor, Truro, New Glasgow and Ptcton, and steamers foi Prince Edward Island: al so at New Glasgow, N. S., wit* Lindsey’s Stages for Caiie B-eton. tW" RETURNING the Carlotta will lcave Halifax on TUESDAYS, at 4 P. 51.. and the Falmouth on THURSDAYS, at 9 P. 51. For freight and further information apply to J B. COYLE, Jr., Atlantic AVliarf, or marlSdtf JOHN PORTEOUS. Agent. ~p"ortlanF — AXD — PHILADELPHIA. Clyde’s Iron Line of Steamers ! Running between Provident* and Philadelphia every WED NESDAY and SATURDAY gives direct communication to and rnm Portland and all other points in Maine, with Philadelphia audbevond. Through rates are given to Philadelphia and all points reached >y the Penn. Central and the Phil. & Reading R. R’s., and to all the principal cities In the South and Southwest. No Wharfage. No Commission ior forwarding. Full information given by WALDO A. PEARCE, Agent, 124 Washington St., Boston, or J. B. COYLE Jr., Portland. WM. P. CLYDE, & CO., Gen’l Managers, janll ly 12 So. Delaware Avenue Philadelphia. INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO. EftMtport, Calais and St. John, Digby, Windsor and Halifax. SPRIN Gr ARRANGEMENT. TWO TRIPS PER WEEK! k. af‘cr Monday March -fth the Steamer Now York, Capt. ►llll (XRMoffcK L- p; Winchester, and the Steam r! ■ *ew. blulls"'ick- Capt. S. H. J""ev" Pllie> win leavo Railroad Wharf £** £ StaV° Sfc’ e7cry MONDAY and THURSDAY at 6 P. M., for Eastport and St. John. Jnc davl?* lcave St' Job“ and ^POrt on the Connections maile nt East port for St. Andrew* Robbiustou, Calais, Woodstock and Houltnn. i. ™ade at st- John for Digby, Amiano he’rst ’ Kcntvi!le-Halifox, N. S.,Sliediac,Am o'Sock p; M u "'oa °" or salUug until 1 marlgislwtc A. It. STUBBS, Agent. Union Ticket Office. LOWEST RATES GIVEN. .ma^° arrangements and can now ticket passengers to 11IsPo.i.n,r,1Vr*t’ North-West, Nouth and noaih-H cst, Nan Francisco. Knnsns C'ty, St. FiiiiI, IVcw Orleans, fff, *? P,oinS in ^oridn. via all tho first-class Q Od^‘o”?^nn’^entra^ Bake Shore and Michigan oJ Baltimore and Ohio, Eric, Greet Western and Michigan Central. 36 HOURS BOSTON TO CHICAGO. Pullman Car. on nil Through Train*. ,, Passengers who wish to travel withnnt deten tion. ami with ease and comfort, will fiud the above routes very desirable. uw.v Continuous Trains, No Chanoes, Courteous Km PHmirl$.‘ Unusual ra<tilitiea for Leals at Seasonable Tickets to New York via Sound Lines (State Rooms secured at I Ills office), Fall River. Stonim,,,.,, i Norwich. Ail Rail Routes—Shore Line (v?a Provi dence), and Boston and Albany. Tickets to It™ .,., via Eastern, Boston and Maine, Portland and Roch est r, and Boston Boats. noia Merebants going to Boston and New York will save the time usually experienced at tho depot's bv purchasing their t ckets at ibis office. Cal ami ex amine our time tallies, maps etc an.l K,, that wo represent all the t£t , ,, BO*'lI,ls * ADAMS. Agents, naru-ti No. 1 Exchange Street, Portland, Me. THTC Mftinc State Agricultural Society will hold its 1IT1*. KXHVBETIOIV AT BAXUOB, September 16, 17,18 & 10, , 1H / f >. tflf'Over $0000, in premiums aro oflorcnl. inar22 dCm To Owners of Jersey Cows. THE subscriber offers his pure blooded Jersey Bull for the use of Cows during tho prwwjt pyp?) Woodford’s Comer, April 3,1873. * ~Rp4dlm* _ RAILROADS. EASTERN AND PORTLAND, SACO, & PORTSMOUTH R. R. WINTER ARRAN GEMEN'T. Commencing Monday, Dec. id . . nQn^aw<i5SB, P?8Se“*er trains lea V e Portland dai )!5?!2fSf^^Jly, for Portsmouth and Boston, <Sun excepted) at *1.30 a. m. t7.oo a —13-““"M., 9.55 A. M., *3.20 P. M., \ 6.45 P. M. Leave Boston for Portsmouth and Portland at *7.30 A. M., *8.30 A. M, U2.30P. M., t3.15P. M., *8.00P. M. Leave Portsmouth lor Portland at tlO.OO A. M, *10. 35 A. M.. t3.t0 P. M., to.40 P. M., *10.05 P. M. Leave Biddeford for Portland at 8.00 A. M., return ing at 4.35 P. M. . •Pullman sleeping car express train. N. B. This train runs Sunday Morning, (foes not run Monday morning. ♦Accommodation train. *Fast Express. Ur^Thu Pullman Sleeping Car Express Train ar rives at and departs from the Depot of the Maine Central Railroad, in Portland. N. B. The 7.00 A. M., and 3.20, P. M. trains trom Portland, make close connections to New lork bv one or other of the routes from Boston. Passengers ticketed through by either route. nft4. F. CHASE, nooOtf___Sunt. Portland Division. PORTLAND & OUDENSBURti R. U. CHANGE OF TIME. ___ On and after Monday, Nov. 4tl», and ti 1 further notice, trains will run follows: A. M. P. M. Leave Portland, 7.15 3.15 Leave N. Conway, 8.30 1.00 The 7.15 a. m. and 1 00 n. m. Trains will be Freight with passenger cars attached. 8TAGE8 Connect daily with 3.15 P. M., I UI V.UIU1SU, nc^ai r niiB) ii'aci, i iuuuui, duu mark, Bridgton, Lovell,and North Lovell. The 8.30 a. m. from No. Conway conrecta with afternoon trains for Boston, via Kastem or Boston & Maine R. It’s., anil the 1.U0 p. m. train arrives in Portland in seusonto connect with Steamers for Bos ton. Ticket Office in Portland at Depot of M. C. It. R. J. HAMILTON, Superintendent. Portland, Oct. 2, 1872.. nov4tr PORTLAND & ROCHESTER RAILROAD. Winter Arrangement. 7??£F§flfi?f?ifl Passenger trains leave Portland E-tm* ~ - for Rochester and intermediate stations .. A at 7.15 A. M., and 1.30 P. M.. making direct connection at Rochester with trains for Bos.ton, over Boston & Maine and Eastern Railroads. Also connect at Rochester with Dover and Winnipiseogee Railroad for Alton Bay, and with Portsmouth, Great Falls and Conway Railroad tor Conway. Leave Rochester for Portland and way stations at 7.30 A.M. and 12 M. Tho 7.30 train connecting with down train on Portsmouth, Great Falls and Conway Railroads, and the 12 o’clock train making direct connection at Rochester with trains from Boston, leaving Bostou at 7.30 and 8.30, A. M., via Boston & Marne, and at 8-30 A. A. via Eastern Railroads. Leave Portland for Saco River at C.20 P. M. Leave Saco River for Portland at 5.30 A. M. Stages connect as follows: At Gorham for West Gorham, Standish, and No. Limingion, daily. At Buxton Centre for West Buxton, Bonny Eagle and Limington .daily. At Centre Waterboro* for Limerick, Newfleld, Par sonstield and Ossipee, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sat urilays, returning alternate days. At Centre Waterboro’ for Limerick, Parsonsiield, daily. WILLIAM II. TURNER, Superintendent. decl6-tc KNOX & LINCOLN RAILROAD. V.S3aBssasa,- Difc<- ■rTa‘1 ronto to WiscauMt. Now MS58??!3?!»Ca«tlo, Damariscotta, Wahloboro, *Warren and Rockland. No change of cars between Portland and Rockland. Steamers leave Rockland for all points on the Pe nobscot river, Macliias, Mount Desert VJnal Haven, Hurricane and Dix Islands. Leave Maine Central Dci>ot, at 7.00 A. M., and 1.00 P. M. Stages connect at Rockland, for Camden, Lincoln ▼ille, Nortliport. South Thomaston and St. George, daily. At Rockland for Union, Appleton and Wash ington. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. At Tliomaston tor St. George daily. At Warren for Union, daily. At Warren for Jetiorson anil Whitetield, Mondays, W ednesdays and Fridays. A,tw’vXa‘doboro' ^or North Wahloboro*. Washington, anil Liberty ilaily. • At New Castle for'Bristol and Pemaquid, daily. Trains daily and freight taken at low rates. Jvraltf_C. A. COOMBS. Suu’t. GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY OF CANADA, ALTERATION OF TRAINH* WINTER ARRAN GrE JVOGN’T. On and after Monday, Nov. 4th JsKfssKssfSP'rains will run as follows: tw - wi Rissenger train for South Paris at 7.30 A. M.; for Island Pond, Quebec, Montreal, and the west at 1.30 P. M. Stopping at all stations. Midi train (stopping at all stations) for Island Pond, connecting with night mail train for Quebec, Montreal and the West. Accommodation for South Paris and intermediate stations at 5.00 P. M. From Montreal, Quebec, Island Pond, Gorham and South Paris at 2.50 P. M. From So. Paris at 8. 20 A. M. Passenger and Freight Offices, 282 CONGRESS ST., — AND — DEPOT AT FOOT OF INDIA ST. Tickets sold at Reduced Rates! Ta fnn-wln _ MM_I kee. Cincinnati, St. l>oui», Omha, Nasinaw, St Paul, Salt Lake City, Denver, Sau Frauciseo, and all points in the Noilbwt'st, West and Southwest. THE GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY is In splendid condition, is well equipped with first-class rolling stock, and is making the best connections ami quick est time of anv route from Portland to the West. (^“PULLMAN PALACE DRAWING ROOM AND SLEEPING CARS attached to all through tiains. B ggage checked trom Portlaud to Detroit and Chicago, and not subject to Custom House examina tion. The Company aro not responsible for baggage to any amount exceeding $50 in value (and that person al unless notice is given, and paid for at the rate of one passenger tor every $500 additional value. C. J. BRYDGES, Managing Director. H. BAILEY, Local Superintendent. Portland, March 5, 1873. If BOSTON & MAINE RAILROAD. ! Opening of the Sew Ex tension ! MARCH 17, 1873. Passenger trains leave Portland from the tempor ary Btation, Walker House, Commercial street. For Boston $6.10, t9.40 A. M., $3.10 P. M. Returning, $8.30 A. M., tl2.30 and t3.00 P. M. For Rochester and Alton Bay $6.10 A. M. and $3.10 P. M. For Manchester and Concord via C. & P. R. R. Junction t6.10 A. M., $3.10 P. M. For Milton and Union $9.40 A. M. and $3.10 P. M. For Old Orchard Beach, Saco, Biddeford and Ken nebunk at fft.00 P. M. Returning, leave Kennebunk at t7.30 A M. t Accommodation. $Fast Express. Note.—The $6.10 A. M. train connects at C. & P. R. R. Junction for Manchester and Concord, and ar rives in Boston in time to connect with the Shore Line at 11.10 for New York. The $3.10 P. M. train connects with the 9 P. M. train ior New York via Shore or Springfield line. Pass ngers ticketed through by either route. Trains stop at Exeter 10 minutes for refreshments at first class Dining Rooms. Freight trains between Portland and Boston daild. Freight received at Portland & Ogdensburg R. R. Freight station until 4 P. M. PAYSON TUCKER. Agent, Portland JAS. T. FURBER, Gen. Supt., Boston. Boston, March 13, 1873. inchHdtf MAINE CENTRAL RAILROAD. Winter Arrangement, Commencing Dec. •2, IS72. __ Train, leave Portland for Bangor, Pf!?!!?9!f??SRoulton. Calais anil St. .John at 12:15 m. (sleeping anil day ears on tills 1 ■— “"*-traln.) For Batli, Lewiston, Rockland and Augusta at 7 :D0 a. m. For Bath, Lewiston, Rockland, Augusta, Readfield, Winthrop, Skowhegan, Belfast, Bangor, 3t. John and Halifax at 1:00 p. m. For Lewiston, Bath and Augnsta at 5.30 p. m. For Lewiston via Danville at 5:25 p. m. Trains are Dae at Portland. From Augusta,. Bath and Lewiston at 9:45 a. m. From St. John, Bangor, and North and E st at 3:12 p. in. From Augusta and Lewiston at 6:33 p. m. From St. John, Bangor, &c., at 1:20 a. m. Through Tickets are sold in Portland and baggage checked through to Houlton, Calais, St. John, Hali fax, Dover, Foxcroft, Rockland, &c. L. L. LINCOLN, Acting Superintendent. AUgUSlH, JN0VW. 1©I*. uv"'“ The Old Union Passenger Ticket Agency! Is now as heretofore at NO. 491-2 EXCHANGE STREET, — WHERE — TRAVELERS FOR CALIFORNIA And the West, Sonth and Northwest, may procure Through Tickets at Ilie lowest rates, via the Michi gan Central and Great Western (via Susiiension Bridge) Pennsylvania Central (via New York city), Chicago. Burlington & Quincy, or IVock Island, Chi cago & North Western, and all the principal and fa vorite routes to the Pacific Coast and all other points. For Tickets apply to the Old Agenoy of W. D. LITTLE & CO., 40 1-0 EXC HANGE STREET. jan30d3wlstostf N O TIC E . TIIE copartnership heretofore existing under the tiriu name of Bra\, Moore & Co. is i bin day dis solved by mutual consent. All persons indebted to said firm are requested to call ami settle their ac counts withous delay. Either paitner is authorized to use the firm name in settlement. VAN B. B£AY, LUKE MOORE. Stevens Plains, March 18,1873. Copartnership Notice. rilHE undersigned have this day forrred a crPart * JL nersnlp under the style of MERRILL, SOL LK CO., ami will continue tho business of dealers in choice and Fancv Gioeeries. Provisions, Flour, Grain, Fancy Goods, Boots, Shoes, *.vc., at the old ,tand 0f Br#y- “*"* CO r.VGF.SK MERRITT, ARTHUR H. SOULE; CAnn.-Mr. V. B. Bray will continue »Ith the new Arm and would be pleased to net) all hia old friends and as many new ones as will favor biin wilh a calf. aplldlw _ medical. dr. R. J. JOl'RDAIIV, PROPRIETOR OK THE Parisian Gallery „r Anatomy, Boston auses, consequence# and treatment oiVlii. ,L l,u, |“ ■eprtsluctive system, w ith remark, on 11 Ue vancus causes of the loss of manhood with’ ,, ustruc'ious for its complete restoration: also aT-hs or on venereal •'m'ection, ami the mums of ug the most comprehensive irork on tlie subject i’ct pb tHshed, comprising 150 pages. Mailed tree tV my uddrcss for 25 cents. A Jtlrcss, Dr. jGiirtliiin's ( ouviiliiiig oiiice, ttl Ilniaroclt Slrrtt, Ztoston, dlnsa. junlSdlvr A Great Discovery! SAMPLES FREE TO ALL. At nil the Drug tttore*. $5,000 REWARD! $1,000 REWARD SPECIAL N O T r C E . “BEWARE OF COUNTERFEITS AND IMITATIONS THE high reputation gained by AdaniBon’sBotanic Cougli Balsam for the cure of Coughs, Colds Asthma, anti Consumption, has given rise to spurious compounds which arc ncddlod out through the coun try called the same. The gen inc Adamson’s Botanic Dough Balsam is prepared only by F. W. Kinsman’ the inventor and sole proprietor, To protect your selves front imposition examine the bottle ami see .hat the words “ *, W. Kinsman, Druggist, Augusta Me . are blown in the glass of the bottle. Having examined tbe lorniu la from wnicn Auam ion’s Botanic Cough Balsam Is prepared, we recom mend it as a safe and reliable medicine for the cureoi toughs, colds, whooping cough, asthma, lungdiseaacs Sic MAUTI3, M. I>., Augusta, Me. S. H. STEARNS, M. D. [‘rice 35 and 75 cents. Large bottles the cheapest $3000 Reward for a Better Article l $1000 for a eaMe it will not Cure ! FRANK W. KINSMAN. Proprietor, No. 142 Water St., Augusta, Maine. For sale by all Druggi.-t<. MtUtodtf lXd i e¥T Madam Healy’s Uterine Tonic Pills are now ready f r the general public. The many who have tried them will need no other notice. They aro an invaluable remedy for All Uterine Diseases. They cure PROLAPSUS UTERI, give tone to the muscles, and lift the organ into its proper position, and keep it there. They speedily cure Leucorlitw, Dysmenonhcea and Menorrhagia. They area spe cific for Stangury, a diuretic in Gravel They pro mote sleep, allay nervous excitability. Remove ster ility, and all female weaknesses. They are purely vegetable, pleasant to the taste, free from opiates and all injurious properties. Madam Heap’s Pamphlet for Women is interesting and valuable. Sent free upon receipt of stamp for return jtostage, or can be found at Weeks & Potter's, 176 Treuiout St.. BOSTON. MADAM HEALY’S LOTION, for ulceration and inflammation accompanies each box of Pills. Price of Pills and Lotion, $1.25 i>er box, or $6.tO a half dozen. Address all business let ters to Madam llcaly. Box 337. Station A, Boston. For salo by WEEKS & POTTER, Boston, and all Druggists. ap4dly Iron in to© Blood MAKES THE WEAK STRONG., The Per:-"Ian Syrup, a Protect-\ ed Solution of the Protoxide of{ Iron, is so combined as to have the character of an aliment, as easily digested and assimilated with the blooil as the simplest food. It increases the quantity of Nature’s Own Vitalizing Agent, Iron in the blood, and cures “a thousand ills,” simply by Toning up,Invigorating and Vitalizing the System. The en riched and vitalized blood per meates every part of the body, repairing damages and waste, searching out morbid secre tions, and leaving nothing for disease to feed upon. This is the secret of the won derful success of this remedy in curing Dyspepsia, Liver Com plaint, Dropsy, cnronic mar rhcea, Boils,If crvous Affections, Chills and Fevers, Humors, Loss of Constitutional Vigor, Diseases of the Kidneys and Bladder, Female Complaints, and all diseases originating in a bad state of the blood, or ac companied by debility or a lout state of the system. Being free - from Alcohol, in any form, its energizing effects are not fol lowed by corresponding reac tion, but are permanent, infu sing strength, vigor, and ncitt life into all parts of the system, and building up an Iron Con stitution. Thousands have been changed by the use of this remedy, from weak, sickly, suffering crea tures, to strong, healthy, and happy men and women; and invalids cannot reasonably hes itate to give it a trial. See that each bottle has PERU' l/!AN SYRUP blown in the glass. Pamphlets Free. SETH VV. FOWLE L SONS, Proprietor?, IV©. 1 Milton Place, Boston* Sold by Driggistr generally. deod&w BAXTER R PORTABLE STEAM ENGINE! The Safest and Best In the world. No extra in-uranca to lay. Send for Circular. W.'M'HI, EDDY JT'i.. Oen. A*'.. IS.. U Ilnymnrliet Cor. tlhnrlrMowu SI BOSTON. J«20_" 3m Destructive Fires! Involving ihc teas of millions of dollars occur too often in this country. We submit to every sensible, prudent man, that they can he prevented by the general introduction of the GARDNER FIRE EXTIN GUISHER. This machine stands upon its merits, having made for itself. BY SOLID WORK, a record that command* attention. Sethi tordflSCTil'tivr eireularto C. M. & H. T. PLUMMER, 7 UNION STREET. uov30d6n»Tu&F_>taw PORTI- \I\*D, JIc. Ill Per Cent. Gold Interest. 1st MORTGAGE SINKING FUND GOIjD bonds. Secured by mortgage on C,0C0 acres of very valuable Coal and Iron Lands. Principal and Interest payable In GOLD COIV. For sale at prices that will pay over IU |>er cent. In GOLD. E^ual to 13 per cent, in currency. Call or send for Pamphlets, with maps nnd full particulars, that will satisfy the most can does invest ors. THUS. P. ELLIS & CO.. Bankers, mar22eod&wlm 14 Pine St., N. Y ELIAS HOWL Sewing Machines AND EOTTKKtCVS Patterns of Garments PLHMM B & WlLl'EH 41A ll l. pan IS, lOK >ng8t_____ WOOD! WOOD Hard and SOFT WOOD for wile at No. 13 Lla coin street. Also Dry Edgings. WM HV8K.

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