Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, April 23, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated April 23, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND Di* ESTABLISHED JUN'E 23. Is1*-. VOL. 13, ~ _PORTLAND ~ WEDNESDAY MORNING, TEEMS $8.00 PER ANNUM IN ADYAECE. THE PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published every day (Sundays excepted) by the PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO., At 109 Exchange St, Portland. Terms: Eight Dollar a Year in advance THE MAINE~STATE PRESS is published every Thursday Morning at §2 30 n year, if paid in advance, at §2 00 a year. Rates of Advertising: One inch of space, cng:ii of column, constitutes a ‘’square.” $‘ 50 per square daily lirst week: 73 cents per w -ek after; three insertions, or less, SI(|0; continu ng every otlier day after lirst week, 50 cents. Half square, three insertions or less, 7.» cents, on* wook. §1 00: 30 cents per week after. Special Notices one third additional. Under head of “Ami'SEMENth, 92 00 per square per week; three insertions or Jess 4>I oO. Advertisements inserted in the Maine STATE Press” (w hich has a large circulation in every part of the State) for oo per square for first insertion, and 30 cents per square for each subsequent inser tion. Address all communications to PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESS CARDS. STRUCT & ISOLDES, Attorneys and Counsellors at Law, CANA! BANK ISI ILDINB r o R TL A. 1ST 3D, MS. A. A. STROUT. GEO. F. HOLMES. _*et>3_^ dolil GEO. E. COLLINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, :ilG CONGRESS STREET, I« prepared to make all.the various styles of Cnrd JPicturcM, Rinibrstist, Jicrinlliou, Ac., from Retouched IVega lives. By this proems we Gel rid of FreciilcN, ITlotcs mid other *»;* (M i fcniotis of the Shiu. For all of wdiicli no extra charge will be made. All work warranted to please. Call and examine for yourselves. inckISdtf William II. Piunnly. Jas. L. Lombard. PHINNEY & LOMBARD, Real Estate & Loans, No. 153 La Salle Street, CHICAGO. Snfe inrcstiiM'ntN liinric for non-rrddrufn, and their interests earefidly attended to. References:—Chas.B. Sawyer, Pres. 5th Nat’l Bank, Chicago; Chap. H. Mathews, Capitalist, Schen edaly, V. Y.; J. S’. Winsl .\v & Co., Porrland, Me.; S A. Briggs, Vice-Pros. Franklin Baiik. Chicago; G. If. Hosnv'r, Lcckport, N. Yr.; Phinncy & Jackson, Portland. Me. ‘ api!2dtf James G. Sheridan, (Late Sheridan, Griffiths & Bracket 1,) NO. (» SOUTH STREET, Plasterer, Stucco — AND — MASTIC WORKER. All orders in the above line, and also for Whiten ing, Whitewashing and Coloring, will receive prompt and personal attention. A large variety ot Centers, Brackets, &c., con stantly on hand, and al liberal prices. Portland. March 25. 1873. mar2Cdlm L. B. BENNETT, Counsellor sit Law, NO. S EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAIVD. ME. janlU if ROSS & STU11DIYANT, WHOLESALE COAL DEALERS I T9 Commercial St., I’orilaud. Sole*agents in Maine for ilie sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Sfessrs. Ham mett Noin & (Jo., of Philadelphia. Wc have also lor sale at lowest market price, A’ilkerbarre. Scranton, Lackawanna, and Pittaton Coals, shipped from the vicinity of New York. Ves sels procured for the tranportation of coals from pirt of shipment , any point desired. tfapr27 F. & C. B. NASH, NO. 172 AND 171 FOKE STREET, PORTLAND, MAIJTE, Having been appointed Agents for one of the argest Lead Manufactories in New England are cw prepared to offer Sheet Lead and Lead Pipe, to the trade at Boston prices. dt2Stf JAMES T. IffcCOEB, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, No. 95 Exchange Street, PORTLAND, MAINE. marl2 cod3m REMOVAL. P. FEENEY, PLASTERER & STUCCO WORKER, having removed from the corner of Cumberland and Franklin s-reels to No. €»7 Federal Street, be tween Pearl and Market street*, is preparer! to do Plastering, Coloring, Whitening and White Washing. Prompt and personal attention paid to all kinds or Jobbing in my line. mchU'cod3in GAS — AND — WATER FIXTURES J. KINSMAN, No. 128 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. aj 3 lm HENRY F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, IVo. 30 Excliaugc St., Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and Attorney in all the courts in the District of olumbla, will attend to the prosecution of . laims teiorc the Court of Claims and the various departments at Washington. octll-tt JOST & HELLER, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., up stairs. PORTLAND, ME. Orders may be left at F. F. Hale’s picture gallery ana O. M. & F. P. Brooks’, No. 333 Congress St. 52P*AI1 Orders promptly istt, titled to. Jttn25 _ tjf PORTRAIT J. O. CLOUDMAN, 148 EXfHAKKE ST. jan22tf___ .3. If. JbJUVlS«Mu PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 152 Middle Street. POBTIAJTD, UK. Copying and enlarging done lo Ol der. AU t-lie new styles, Berlins, Itombrnnts, Medallion, h2 Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retouched card, by which new process wo get fid . f freckles moles,wrinkles and all imperfections of the skin (hill and Judge for yourselves. work nt Moderate Prices. Ai^i to Plcow. may 20 J. If, F o G <;, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-2 EXCHANGE ST., (Comer of Exchange ami Fetleial Sts..) fet>27 POETLASD.ME. tf JAMES O’DONNELL, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, has removed to SO. 84 1-2 MBW0LK STRICT, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, MAINE. Commissioner of deeds for the several State?. fcblO__ tf WILLIAM HENRY CLIFFORD, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Canses, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., POltTEAND. C3T*Atteiids to all kinds of Pateul business. mario__ d3m CHARLES H. SMITH,JR, LAWYER, Commissioner for Maine, and all tho State?, 318 Broadway, Room 8&?, New York. m2r2fi1>!nCe'*in *a*tlo8l testimony on commis ion. W&S8t BUSINESS CARDS W. C. CUARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, a Boor. I5o*» Of Temple St., GAS AM) WATER PIPING. jlt£l___ tf «. « . STOCKMAN. M. !»., ainl Surgeon, ~07 Confess St., "Portland. c ppnsite Hie Park._mail5dtf CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER, FRESCO PAINTER, 3 Bccniig ISIock, AT SCHUMACIIEB BROlHERS. RpvlR d3mo PORTLAND MACHINEWORKS (FORMERLA' C. STAPLES & SON,) Marine, Stationary and Portable STEAM ENGINES, Steam Boilers, Bleach Boilers and Tanks, Shafting, Mill Gearing and General Machinery. Castings of iron, brass, aid composition. Repairing promptly attended to. IT'IT^New and Second-hand Engines for sale. Highest cash prices paid for old Iron. 215 Commercial Street, W. Ii. FESSENDEN. a prill f Portland, Me. E. C. JORDAN, Civil Engineer & Land Surveyor, Ao. SI 1-2 MiddleSrccf., (near Canal Bank, PORTLAND, MAINE. aprl2 dim ARETAS SHURTIEFF, No. G Moulton Street, POETLAND, ME., — WILL SELL ON — C OMMISSIONi ALL KINDS BEAL ESTATE. — ALSO — Negotiate Loans on Mortgages I aprlG dtf BUSINESS DIRECTORY. Agency for Sewing Machines. \V. Si. OVER, IVo. 2T2 Middle SI. All kind* of Machine* for Male mid fo lef. Repairing* Bakers. XV. €. COBB, Nos. 28 and HO Pearl Street. On direct rente between New Custom ISouse and Pod Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. HOYT, POOR & BKI;ED,V'o.9I Middle Street. Book Binders. \VM. A. ISUIJVCY', Room 11, Printer’* Exchange, No. ill Exchange St. S.lIAIiti & 8BACKFOBD, No. 33 Plmn Street. taipeiiiers aim lMiuuers. HHITNEV & MEANS, Pearl Street, op posite Park. Dentists. DR. W. K. JOHNSON, over 11. If. Hay's. Dye-House. F. SYmONDS, India St. Velvet Clonks dyed nnd finished. FOSTER’S Dye Honsr, 24 Union Street.* Furniture—Wholesale au<l Retail. WALTER COREY A- CO., Arcade, No. 1S Free Street. * OEOKRE A. WHirHET, No. 30 Ex- i change Sf. Upiiolsteriug of nil kinds ! done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Goods. BENI. ADAMS, cor. Exeliaii^c nnd Fed eral Streets. HOOPER & EATON, Old Post Office, Exchange Street. L, F. HOYT, No. II Preble Street. Up holstering done; to order. Furniture and Upholstering. DAVID W. DEANE, No. 89 Federal St. All kinds of Uphois cringaud Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles." F. SHERRY, No. 9 Clapp’. Block Congress Street, opposite Old City Hall. Horse Shoeing aud Carriage repairing Done in the best possible manner by S. YOUNG & CO., No. lOO Fore St. Jewelry and Fine Watches. ABNER IjOYVET.B, 301 Congren Street. Agents for Howard AVatch Company. Manufacturers of Trunks, Valises and Carpet-Bags. J. 15. DURAN & CO., I7i Middle and 110 Federal Streets. Masons aud Builders. N. E. BEDEON, 333 1-3 Cougrew St. Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetings. EOTTIROP.DE YEN* A-CO ,01 Exbauge Srcct and 48market St. Photographers. A. 8. DAVIS A CO., No. 80 Middle Street. J. 11. EAM.SON, 133 Middle St., cor. Crew. Plumbers. JAMES 9IILI.RU, No. 91 Federal Street. Every description of Water Fixtures ar ranged nnd set np in the best manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stucco Worker, &c. P. FEENY, Cor. Cumberland nnd Frank lin Sts. Heal Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. 93 Exchange Street. GEO. it. DAVIS A Co.. No. 301 1-3 Con gress Street. __ Silver Smith and Gold aud Silver Plater. m. PEARSON, No. 22 Temple St., uear Congress. AH kinds of Silver and Plated Ware Repaired. Silver and Plated Ware. ABNER I,OYVEl,l,,:iOI Ctmarew Street. Stair BtiiMcr. H. F. liYBRV, IiO. *52 Fore wired, cor. C'ro»M Hi., in Dflciio’fi Mill. fi. Id. HOOPER & €0., WncecMMOi'M to Idftlldirid & Wilson, Cor. York & Ma ple WtreetK. Wafclies, Jewelry, &c. J. W. &- II. II. MCBl'FFi!E,Cor. Middle & Union Sn. 0E0. A, WHITNEY & CO., 3IAN UFA (TUBEF.3 OF .VXD DEALER in FURNITURE! 44. Exchange St., PORTLAND, MAINE. UMIOloSTEBIlVG IIOJiETO ORDER, aprl _ff Cheapest Book Stores IN THE UNITED STATES. OI.I) Books bought, sold, or exchanged, or loaned lor oue cent per day. Send three cent6 for cir culars. Agents wanted. __„ ALBERT COLB\ & SONS, llj exchange St, Portland, Mass., and 15G Baltimore St.. Baltimore, Md REAL ESTATE. House for Sale. mHEsquarc, two storied dwelling Houso No. 23 atcrvUle street; contains twelve finished rooms lilts property is pleasantly located and will be sold low to eloscan estate. Anply to i^.. , WM. H.JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, corner Congress aud Myrtle Sts. ap22 d2\v Two Xicc House Lots for §a!c. ONE on Pine Street, adjoining Capt. Goo. Knight —40x100 feet, aud on Emery, near Spring St., 54 x84. Terms fuvorablo. A poly to W. H. Jerris, Real Estate Agent._ ‘ apr!7-3w» For Sale in the Town of West brook. 4 FINE residence one-lialf mile from tlie Railroad Depots, Post-office, good Schools and Churches, six miles from Portland; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors with mllrble mantles, Wood-house and Stablo connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40x GO on the premises; grounds contain 15J acres, excellent land, well fenced, 30 apple and pear trees, 4 acre choice strawberries, three good wells of water upon the place and good cistern in the cellar, cellar under whole House, fine cement bottom; grounds ornamented with tine shade trees. This is one ol the finest resi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of 3. R. Davis & Co., Portland, or Oti< Brown, Westbrook. mar21tf _ Farm in Saco for §1350 ! ! 4 GOOD FARM of eight acres; 1£ story house, barn 23x40, p ul ry-housa. piggery, & ., apple, pear aud p.each treesand small fruits. One half mil' from Saco depot, on Jordan road, so called. Terms $900 cash and balance on mortgage. Apply to MILS. HANNAH JACKSON, on tlie premises, or GEO. R. DAVIS & CO., Real Estate aud Mortgage Brokers. ap5 dtf For Sale. IN Gorham, about twenty minutes walk from the Depot, a House and two acres of land, covered with apple trees bearing very choice fruit. As the property must, be sold, it can be pureliase<l for half of what the buildings would cost. • DANIEL C. EMERY. Gorham, April 15,1873. apr-d&wtf FOR SALE 1 A Superior Ilay Farm, eight miles from Portland on the road leading from Portland to Buxton; a largo two-story house, barn, stable, pig _ house, asplendin cellar, cistern and a good well of water, orchard, pear, grapes, and oth er fruits: aud all conveniences to make a good farm. JOHN L. CURTIS, aplhl&wlw* then tf South Gorham. A New House for Sale! The commodious houso on the westerly corner Ijg'jj'l of Cumberland and Anderson streets. Very .MliLconvenient for two families. Gas and Sobago. Now rents $525 per annum. Pleasant location and good neighborhood. Can be had on tavorablo terms. Apply to MM. n. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, aprl2dtf C’ahoon Block. The Ularr Fasiii for Sale or to Let. SITUATED in Scarborough, and for sale low. It being a stock farm, any one desiring such would do well to call and see it beforo purchasing else where. Apply at once comer of Middle and India Streets, or on the premises. aprl2dtjuul* Tor Sale. IN Cape Elizabeth. House and land, from one to five acres, to suit purchaser; situated on the road between the North Congregational Church an l Town House. For particulars enquire of Geo. R. Barston, on the premises. Also one House and lot at Point Village. For particular s enquire on the premises of aprlcodtf__ JEDDIAH LOVIETT. For Sale—Slimmer Hesort on FSie beague Island, ,s A good dwelling house with 12 A Arooms in gojd repair, a sfory and a ^ ‘ •‘ dS#1 igL half store, good wcdl of water, 22 5 * »:’-"aiiaST acres of land, tivo in tillage, and the rest In wood and pasture land; 28 young fruit trees, part in bearing order. The land is very free from rocks and is situated close to the seashore. A good chance to keep store Enquired ClIAS. SAWYER, aplltf 123 Commercial St., Portland. Farm for Sale! Ill West Falmouth, nine miles from Portland, containing 110 acres. The soil is excellent, the buildings are in first rate repair, and conveni _[lent; Also a fine orchard of 100 young thrifty apple trees. Fcr further particulars call on or address the sub scriber. ROBERT DYER, West Falmouth, aprll _'_ deod&w2w* FOB SALE. A LOT of vacant land, situated on the west side of High, between Pleasant and Danfortk, Sts. This let has a front of about 61 feet and is about 194 feet deep, and plans have been drawn by How, for a block of seven or nine genteel and convenient resi dences, and adapted for the same. Enquire of EDWIN CHURCHILL, No. 4 Portlaud Pier, mar28 From 12 to 2 o’clock, P. M. Rra3 £§taic. FOR Sale, or lease for a term of years, the proper ty belonging to the estate of Francis O Libby, and formerly occupied by him on the corner of Free and High Streets. HARRISON J. LIBBY, 1 . FRANK AV. LIBBY, } Artm rs. mar24 tf Farm for Sale or exchange. A superior Hay Farm in the town of Decriug, three and a half miles from Portland. This farm contains about 65 acres 1 _ of excellent mowing land, “cut. 60 tons of hay last season.” G jod orchard near the house. Buildings consist of a two-story and a ouc-slory house, a new barn 40x80, with other out-buildings. Also, farming tools. Part of the purchase money can lay on a mortgage, or will bo exchanged for a house in the city, or a peiec of a vessel. For further particulars enquire of GEORGE SMITH, No. 13 Boyd St.marlOtf The “Limerick House,” FOB SALE The suj.-criber offers for sale his Hotel pro) * rty in Limerick Village, York County. Tho house has 22 rooms all In good repair, with shed and two large stables adjoining: two wells of water on the premises, and every convenience for a first-class Hotel. The “Limerick House” is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner. .JOSEPH G. HARMON. mar!3dtf_ Limerick, Me. Real Estate for Sale. HOUSE ANI* EOT NO. 76 STATE ST., Lot contains 31.000 feet of land, with fiue a nit gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Apply to W- H. FESSENDEN, marGtf_ 215 Commercial Street. For Sale. THE house on State Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872. scpl9-tt St. Lawrence SEoasc, For Sale or To tet, 40 Rooms Gas and Sebago water. Apply to E. II. GILLESPIE, se)»13-tf No. 34 Plum St. FOR BALE! tebbetsT house, SPRINGVALE. WILL BE SOLD CHEAP! As the owner wants to go West. JauSI SAMUEL D. TEBBETS. Grand Trunk Railway Co. TENDERS — FOB — ROLLING STOCK ! TENDERS will bo received bv tlio undersigned up to 5 o’clock on SATURDAY, tbe 3rd of May 1873, for tbe following Rolling Stock, viz:— 000 Cattle or Box Freight Cars. 200 Platform Cars. 2000 Sets of Trucks for Box Cars. 500 “ “ Platform “ Specifications and drawings can be reen at the Of fice of the Mechanical Supt. of the Company at Mon real. Tenders to state the numbers of each sort of car and Rets of trucks that can Ite delivered by tbe 1st of r’ ami the price for each car and set of and Montreal^17 1,avc to bc raatl° at Stratford I. BRIDGES, apl5d2w „ . „ _ i»Sai,rtjaii»s Director. CR0AS1) ALE’S O E Ni \] g jf E SUPERPHOSPHATE J^-Kiclicr in Ammonia a,,,i Phosphoric Aciils-than Any Other l'crfilizi.r ,, Market. CON ANT & RAND, AGENTS FOR MAIN E. 153 Commercial Street. Portland. ap3 d»4tw3wU WANTS, LOST, FOUND, j WANTED. I A BOY to loom Carriage Painting. Apply to A Z. THOMPSON, JR-Successor to <T. SI. Kimball & Co. 302 and 304 Congress St. ai n-22 _11 lw Wanted. A SITUATION as a salesman or commercial traveler, in a Boot and Sin e or Grocery estab lishment,'-v a man who has had an experience of ten years in the retail trade. Call give the best of references. Inquire at ibis Office. apr22’tf Wanted. SITUATON as BOOKKEEPER by a young man who understands Double Entry." Can furnish good references. Address “P.” apr22dlw* Press Office. Wanted. TUIUNG man in Store and lo drive store wagon. A Inquire at 175 Middle St., from 5 to 6 P. M. adr22 *3t Wanted Immediately. AT Allen & Co.’s, Clothiers, No. f-7 Middle street, a boy to loam the business. Mud be 17 years old or more, with good reference. ap22dtf WANTED. - r SMART active young men to art as News jmd Agents on the train. References anti deposit required. STiP’Also ono from 17 to 20 years ot age to act as Clerk. Apply to apr21d3t C. R. CHISHOLM BROS. WANTED 4 PARTNER who can devote his time to the business. It is well established and profitable. Capital about $1200. Address with real name apr21*d3t “BUSINESS.” Press Office. Wanted. A LADY having a Piano wishes hoard, and one or two music scholars in a private family. Good references given. Address &pr21dSt* “M. M.,” Press Ofiice. Boarders Wanted. milREE or four gentlemen can be accomodated JL with board at No. 9 Cotton Street. aprl9*lw Wanted. A SMART BOY, writing a good band. Apply at JAMES & WI LI JAMS, apl9eod3t 306 Commercial street. WANTED! A MAN acquainted with the subscription book business to take charge ot Maine and employ others to sell a new book. Must have a small capi tal. 10,000 conics can be sold the first year by the right man. Address, stating experience, W. J. HOL LAND & CO., Springfield, Mass, ap 19dtf Lost. ON tlic cars, or between tlic depot of Portland & Rochester R. It. and Preble street, an ENVE LOPE containing $150 and papers of various kinds. Leave with Mr Turner, Supt. Portland & Rochester It. It., foot of Myrtle street, or at the Press Office, and be VERY LIBERALLY rewarded. apl7dlw*S. W. CONE. Wanted. A SITUATION as HOUSEKEEPER. The best of references given and required. Address •‘MISS M.,” aprl5dif Box 1G66, Portland. TAIILK WAITERS Wanted at the St. Julian. ap8 tf j Found. A GOLD RING. The owner can liavo llio same by calling at this office and proving property. mch26 tf WASTED! COAT MAKERS AT CHESLEY’S, mch25dtf 167 MIBPLE STREET. Lost. 4 T CITY 1IALL, on Friday evening, at die J:Sl Bines’ Masquerade, part of a new Waterproof Cloak, seams stayed with white tape. Another was left in place of the one taken, which the owner can have by calling at 143 Middle street with the one tak en through mistake. feb25 Wanted. A PLEASANT room on Spring St., or vicinity, furnished or unfurnished. Without board. janlOtt Address BOX 1336. EDUCATIONAL. Brunswick High School. WANTED A FEMALE ASSISTANT in the Brunswick High School. Application to be made to H. A. Randall. Clerk of Board of Agents, Brunswick, Me. • api22d3tH. A. LAND ALL, Clerk. Navigation School! A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15J Exchange street, March 3d, to be under tho charge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Capt. Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. II. Farley. The course will begin with decmal arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse. Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing; the use of Logarithms: the use and adjustment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Longitude by Chronometer. Lunar observations will not bo included in the course but will be taught if desired. The evening instruction will be given before the whole class, when the various problems involved in navigation will be worked out upon the black-board and illustrated by suitable diagrams and apparatus, and the use and adjustment of instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete orolgy, Ocean Currents, &e., will also bo introduced at the evening sessions. For terms, apply to C. II. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. ‘ fobl9tf Maine Gen. Hospital Fair. Tho following Rules have been adopted by tho Executive Committee. 1st—Tables shall be numbered, and assigned by lot 2d—Nothing shall bo sold on commission. Every article brought into the Hall tor sa e becomes there by entirely the property of tho Fair, and it must not be given away, or disposed of in any manner not ap proved by the Executive Committee. 3d—The prices ot all articles will be fixed by the Executive -Comm it tee. 4th—All articles are to bo marked and sold at rea sonable prices, 5th— All responsible parties—whether individuals, Paiishcs, or other organizations—throughout the Suite, desiring space at the Fair, may have tables assigned them on application to the Executive-Com mittee at their Headquarters, 120 Middle streot. 6th—There shall be a goueral 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. 7th—There will also lie a State table for the dispo sition of all articles contributed without assignment to any table from outside of Portland. CHAS. E. JOSE, Secretary. apl0d3w ESTABLISHED 1821. Byron Greenough & Co., 140 ill fiddle Street, PORTLAND, ME. Military, j f Fircuirn'a, <3rnnd Army,! « MS! j Bone Ball. I'nry, f M-'-fB BT^ School, masonic, J l Club. HATS, CAPS AND CHAPEAUS, MADE TO ORDER, t3PAt the Lowest Priooe.E® Samples sent on \ pplication, ana all orders filled at short nolice. aprllf Motlce to ILsadiies l Making Shirts, or |»iiltingg Bosoms into Old Shirts. THE PATENT “Reinforced” Shirt Bosom Is a great improvement on tlio common Bosom. BO NOT CRACK OK SLIT OUT IN THE Pi,AITS: will Iron much Smoother, and sot better than tbe old style. They need only be seen to be appreciated. FOE SALE 1!Y — Messrs. A. K. CORKY, VICKBRY A LEIGHTOX, “ EASTMAS BROT11KRS, <■ f„ A. MARKETT. aprlC dlm&wlt New Sewing Machine aoo j?i s No. 286 Congress Street, OPPOSITE PREBEE IIOFSE. UP STAIRS. All first-class Sewing Machines, new and sccoml hand. It will pav to examine all kinds together and judge for yourself which is flic best. W. S. I)¥ER, Agent. apl4_ To Owners of Jersey Cows. fflHE subscriber offers his pure blooded Jersey Bull A for the use of Cows (luring the present seaeon. JOHN REED.

Woodford’s Corner, April 3, 1873. ap4dlm* TO LEI. To Lei. \T No. 4 lligli street a pleasant and convenient A A. tenement suitable for a small family, including Gas, Water and Furnace. A Stable is atacbed. a pm lw» House to Kent or Lease. rjHIE upper tenement of honsc No. 31 Emery St., A consisting of six rooms, all very pleasantly situ ated , with Gas and Sebago Water, &c. Inquire on the premises. ai'119dt( WILLIAM H. GREEN. To Lei, 7 FOEIt Booms in the House of No. 17 Bovd street consisting of sitting room, kitchen and two Sioepmg rooms. Gas and Sebago watc , to a small fann y with no children. Apply to aP19tf ' D. F. CERTS. To Let. ,4 NEW Store on Atlantic near Congress St., and A , Horse cars. Suitable for a Shoe Score or fancy AvnviSv vC001'8 nr Groce lies. Apply to S. A. ANDERSON, No. 37 St. Lawrcuee St. 11 * mar~6 dlw then codtf To Let. O ctheet!ESc°oiFICES os ^change mar°ltf UK0- A- WHITNEY & CO,. m!u-ln No. 40 Exchange St. To Let. T'coJS’'i’P?1!1 and d“*rablo front rooms on ... Congress St., between High and Green Sis. Terms reasonable. Apply at LS Fore Str^t! To Lot. m WO connected furnished rooms n il h board at 113 Cumberland cor. of Franklin SI s. febL’l t j. ♦inlet Board, 4 and Lady wishing a quiet home ft T7 ‘.n . d pleasant rooms with board at No. 4 secuuu door from Free street. One or tVj‘tn7U, C Seutlemcn eau be accommodated also. STORE TO LET. 4 W? st0F°Hie Racklcfl Block, cornel flnL le and Ceureh streets—basement and I ’ ele8anth fin shed and adapt e 1 to jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. Arr’yto ALLEN HAINES. septlldtf UNQUESTIONABLY Tlir Best Known and Most Thoroughly Tested . FAJHIK/1T SEWING MACHINE For all kinds of work, heavy or light, arid the most popular. Wheeler & Wilson’s. This practical and easily managed machine has now stood tlie tent of time and thorough expenmont; and the thousaii'is who lave fortunately used ours.irank ly give U the preference. as the very best. both in i this country and in Europe. Study, capital and in- J ventive genius have been devoted to its improvement ! for years, till, now wit our present <fiLoek-Stich” 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 AM KIX1) OF SEWING Needed in the Family can be done upon it with great er rapidity and case of execution to beginners than can be accomplished on anv other. It has received the HIGHEST PREMIUMS over all-ras a Family Machine—on both sides of the Atlantic. Those who want the best, should obtain WHEELER & WILSON’S SH.ENT FKEI» Family Sewing Machine, AND TAKE NO OTHER. Machines sold on Monthly Instalments. All kinds oi Sewing Machine Supplies, Silk, Thread Needles, &c. Machine Stitching in all its branches done in the best manner. J. L. II AYPEY, Gcn’l Agent for iHaiiie, 163 Middle St., Portland, Me. mchol d3m BABY CARRIAGES Ask for Whitney’s Patent Spring Carrirgo. Every one marked patented. All otnery are tmmitations. These Carriages cannot be tipp-d over. Every Car riage watranted not break. Having been in the Baby Carriage business for the past 18 years, we are confident that we understand our business, and know whose carriages are the best. WHOLESALE A.TSTD RETAIL At the Lowest Prices by C. DAY, .IK. & CO., 94 Exchange St. apri cod3w THE FINES T LAUNDRY WORK AT the request of many of our patrena we have arrangements to l aundry Gent’s Collars and Cutis. Every article will be finished in the same shape, and made to look precisely as when it was first new. The prices are as follows: f oliar* per ciozeu - - .so Cull* tier dozen pnirs - 7'Z Ccut*. As those prices are only about ono half the usual price of the poorest work, we shall only receive and deliver them at our store, and no package will be de livered until pnid for The name of the owner must be in indelible ink on each article. Citizens of Portland, wo oiler you the opportunity to indulge in the luxury of always wearing a new and perfectly laundried collar, and at a price that must commend itself. CHARLES CIJSTKS & CO.. 2011 Congress Street. apt _ dtf City oi Portland. City Clerk's Office, April in, 1S73. UPON the petition of Edward H. C.illespie, for per mission ro erect a wooden build ng, to he used as a Bowling Alloy, on the lot owned Iry the Collins heirs, on Federal Street,—-V tice is hereby given tliat on MONDAY, the filth day of May next, at seven and a half P. M., at the Aldermen’s Boom, in the City Building, a hearing will he had of all parties in terested in said petition. Per order H. I. BoBINSON, City Cleik. npr2I___ dtd City ot Portlaml. City Clerk’s Officii, April 19, 1673. UPON the petition of L. J. Hill & Co., lor permis sion to erect and maintain a stationary steam engine in wooden building corner of Cross and Fore Streets,—Notice is hereby given that on MONDAY, tho day of May next, at 75 o'clock X*. M., at the Aldermen's room in the city Euildiug, a hearing will be bad of all parties interested in said petition. I’or order, II. I. BOBINSON, City Clerk. apr21____dtd City of Portland. City Clerk’s Office, April 19, 1873. UPON the petition of Cornelius Connoliv, for per mission to erect a wooden building on Centre Street, to be used as a dwelling house, notice is here by given that on Monday, tlie Ctli of May next at 7 l-2o clock, 1. M. at the Aldermen’s Room in the City Building, a hearing will bo had of all parties in terested m said petition. Per order I- BOBINSON, City Clerk. „apIr___<Itd NEW OYSTER HOUSE T. S. HATCH Respectfully informs his friends and the public that «**v**82^a8e^ an<^ op in good shape store No. •*U7. c Street, nearly opposite Brown street, a full supply of fresh Oysters, cooked in every style, and for sale by the quart or gallon con stantly on hand. Hatch’s celebrated Ice Cream sup plied to parties on call. »»ch5tt Horse and Sleigh for Sale A FINE driving, well broke and stylish four year old COLT, with Sleigh, Harness and Bolted Iqj Bale at a bargain. Apoly at PLUM STREET STABLES, decl3 Wo. lO Plnm Street. MISCELLANEOUS. “ KOHLIMr HAS GOT HIS New Style Goods -- FOR THE — Spring & Summer of 1873. He has exercised his usual excellent judgment, and • has selected the BEST STOCK Ever yet Exhibited in this City by Him. TIIK ASSORTMENT INCLUDES GOATSNGS, Cl Ues'iuaii, French and Euglisii Manufacture, in Straitrlits, I>i agoirais, Hair Lines, Basket and Diamond Goods, dee pant "Hoods. In (his Department, if anywhere, Kohling thinks he cun S IJ 1 T E V E 11YBOD Y IIIS ASSORTMENT OF WMOLE SUITINGS Embraces some of the Nobbiest Designs ever intro duced. In full confidence that he can suit all tastes, and all forms, ho spreads those goods open to the inspec tion of all. rf°Thc«e GooiIn will bn made up in a (aultlfM Htlyc nuil in n perfect ninnucr. W. H. KOHLINO, SO EXCHANGE STREET. ai--3___lm We Shall Open T- [-S « D-A-Y, One of the Best Assortments of DRY GOODS! To be Found in Portland, Comprising many New and Elegant varieties never before seen in this market. BLACK SILKS, at prices much below the Market. * BLACK and WMIN E Checked and Strip ed Silks, at very ATTRACTIVE PRICES ! A Large and complete assort ment of 8 IT A. W.L 8 ! From the lowest to the best grades. All are cordially invited to a personal inspection of our stock. Covell & Company, CONGRESS COR. BROWN STS. aprlG dtf 7YW stockT One of tlic largest assortments 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, Ac, Every variety in fact, from the best to the cheapest payver made, all <jf which wall be sold at low' prices. CALL AJNTD JCXA.lNLIN'IiL HALL. L. DAVIS 53 Exchange St. apt 5 c lm PROPOSALS 1 PROPOSALS will be received at this office until 10 o’clock A. M., on THURSDAY the 8th day of May next, for improving the following named river and harbors, viz .— 1. Boston Harbor Massachusetts.—For about 75, 000 cubic yards of dredging on the Upper Middle Bar; also for extending the granite sea wall on Point Allerton, abont 250 linear feet, and that on Long Island Head about 510 linear feet. 2. Portland Harbor Maine.— For about 75,000 cub ic yards of dredging in the inner harbor. 3. Penobscot Itiver Maine.—Foe the removal of about 575 cubic yards cf snuken ledge and for the ex cavation and removal of about 30,000 cubic yards of slabs, edgings, <£rc., in the channel, at and near Ban gor. Persons desiring to make proposals for any of the above works, are requested to apply to the undersign ed, at his office No. 11 Clapp’s Block, Congress Street, Portland, Me., or at No. 2 Bultlnch Street, Boston. Mass., for specifications and further information con cerning the same. The undersigned reserves the right to reject all bids which in bis opiuion are not reasonable; also, the l ids of any person who in bis belief, will not faithful ly, promptly aud satisfactorily perform the contract. GEO. THOM, Lieut. Col. of Engineers. Bvt. Brig. Gen. U. S. A. U. S. Engineer Office, i Portland, Me.. April 19, 1873. J aprt0-6t ■ I A M ■ I ■ ^ A 1 mmsviDuriua ; WE shall open this day one of the largest and best line of Edges and insertion-, ever opened in Portland, and at prices that defy competition GREAT BARGAINS AT 12 l-2c, 2©c, 23c, 5©c. COYELL & COMPARY. HAMBURGS! jail-24___tf Spring Styles for Ladies Dresses and Street Garments, at MISS 31. G. MAGUIKE’S, No. 11 Clapp’s Block, up stairs. a[TlC tf DISSOUTIOS of COrAUTSEB. SHIP. TVOTICEis hereby Rivtn tint the flrAofS. II. IN Pike & Co., Is hereby dl-wlvod by mutual con scut. Unsettled accounts will be adjusted by S. U. Pi!ra' S. H. PIKE, aprlSdlw _CHAS. K. DAVIS. Notice. CITAS. W. PIERCE of Portland, retires from our lirm, and his interest aucl responsibility ceasoa from this date. NORTON MILLS CO., Lumi>er Manufactures. Norton Mills and Island Pond .Vt. Tsland Pond, Sept. 5, 1872. e7tt Lumber and Bock Timber Wanted Iu exchange for ■ locomotive Boiler*. lEnriz-tunl Engine*. Feed Putuj,. mid Other iTlncbiucry. Address, G. If. ANDREWS, febldtf _IT- Pearl St.. Now York. WOOD! WOOD~ HARD and SOFT WOOD for sale at No. 43 Lin coin street. Also Day Edgings. WM. UUSE. the press. ! WEDNESDAY HORNING, APB. 23. >7*. Gossip and Gleaning*. Savannah, Ga.. is prorul of the eoupile soleil cf the season. The St. Louis season opens with tlnvo di vorces a day. Lake Champlain th:catena to siilnncrve all the real plains in its jicinity. The mania for house-moving at this season has been well characterized by a satirical vic tim of it as “ ’motional insanity.” The u e of fasting, in a religious sense, probably lies in this, that it gives one a realiz ing sense of tlie “emptiness of things below.” Whether tobacco is injurious or not has been definitely settled in Ilartford, where a hogshead of it rolled from a dray and broke a teamster’s leg. A little fellow who had just commenced reading the papers, asked his father if the word “Hon.” prefixed to the name of Mr. P-, a member of Congress, meant “hon est.” It b not “the thing” now to wear the brid al veil over the face at all. It is twisted about the head in a manner strongly suggestive of a burlesque actress about to have her photo graph taken. It begins to look as if the immense “circus tent” suu umbrellas of two years ago were go ing to be fashionable again. They are much more useful and iar prettier than the r!ub handles. A live rattlesnake was found last week in the aqueduct at Rochester, and several citi zens now understand that certain optical de lusions were caused by mixing water with their whiskey. The sudden death of a citizen of Siawson, on Tuesday, made a deep impression upon one of his neighbors. The day he was buried was the day he was going to show this neigh bor a good spot for sassafras. Our experience and the History of the past eighteen centuries Incline us to the belief that no matter how well you treat a shoj gun, nor h >w you bring it up, it will bang the stuffing out of you the very first time it gets.a chance. “I wish I was a little French girl,” said a ten year old. “Why, my dear?” asked her mamma. “Because then I should know two languages.” “How so?” “Why, you know I can speak English now, and French would make two.” In view of the different degrees of heroism displayed in the Atlantic disaster by a poor clergymau and the chief officer, our Shakes pearian contributor feels certain that “the Ancient shall be served before thri Lieuten nni y “Several thousand Poles” are expected to colonize along the route of the Illinois Cen tral Railway in the vicinity of Ashley. The precise extent of laud disposed of is not men tioned, but surveyors tell us that30 1-4 square yards go to a Pole. Owing to a lack of shining hours during the past winter the little busy bees of Michi gan will not gather honey all the day this summer from every opening flowet. Some apiculturists have lost as many as twenty swarms. ____________ Literary Notes. The Lord Chief Justice of England proposes to produce a “summing up” of the evideucc on both sides,in writing upon the Junius con troversy. Owing to Mr. Curtis’ severe illness, the Easy Chair of the coming number of liar per';: Monthly will be filled by Dr. Samuel Os good. “The Diary of Louis XVI.,” the MS. oi which was recently discovered in the Nation al Library, has just been published in Paris. A new Berlin edition of the “Imitatio Christi,” with fac-similes, is expected to es tablish finally the authorship of Tho nas a Kempis. Mr. Story, the sculptor in Rome, has writ ten a comedy which was recently performed by amateurs at a private eutertainment in that city gotten up by Americans. It is stated that Max Muller, Froude, and Charles Kinsley are all brothers-in-law, hav ing mariied the three daughters of a rich London merchant. Mr. Michael Reese, a citizen of San Fraur cisco, furnished the necessary §2,000 to pur chase the library of the late Dr. Liebor, for presentation to the University of California. A Conversation Club has been founded in London by Mill, Fawcett, M. D. Comvav, Dr. Appleton, Major Evans Bell, Mn Sidney i Colvin, and others. Dr. T. W. Parsons’ translation of the “Purgatorio” will be published in the fall. Is it likely to be better than Longfellow's? though it is scarcely to be expected that a life-long student of Dante should make no use of bis results because another poet has the start of him in publishing. Virot, the celebrated Paris miliner, has sent the ex-Em press Eugenie one of her new fashioned spring bonnets heavily trimmed with crape. Ernest Feydau’s latest production bears the title, “The Art . of Pleasing, Studies of Hygiene, Taste and Toilette, dedicated to the pretty women of all countries of the world.” “Cuba and Cuban Insurrection” is inform ingly discussed in au illustrated article in the May Scribner's , in which also will appear u papei by Stanley, on “Four Great African Discoverers,” and a study by E. C. Stedman of Walter Savage Landor. The Insanity of Cain. The following arc the closing paragraphs of a remarkable article iu Scrib: er’s for May, on “The Insanity of Cain:” In judging of Cain, look at the situatiou. On the oue hand, a terrible family mystery, no schools, no churches, no lectures, no so ciety, no amusements, no apples! On the other hand, the whole burden of humanity borne for the first time; paternal discipline; undue phrenological developments; mono tonous employment; antediluvian monsters; antediluvian parents, and an antediluvian good brother in whose mouth butter would have remained intact for ages. Undoubtedly that brother had an exasper ating smile. He was happy because he was virtuous. He had a way of forgiving and forgetting that for a time would deprive the offender ot reason itself; above all, he bad a cool, collected manner of his owr, added to a chronic desire to be an angel. His offerings always fulfilled the conditions. His fires needed only to be lighted, and the smoke was sure to ascend with a satisfied, confident curl far into the sky. Cain’s, on the contrary, refused to burn. Wc cau see it all. Tbe smoke struggled and flopped. It crept along the ground, and clinging to his feet, wound about him like a serpent. It grew b.'ack and angry, shot side ways into his eyes, blinding and strangling him— And there stood Abel beside his pile, radi ant, satisfied, wanting to be an angel! It was but the work of a moment. The pent-up, disorganizing influences of a life time found vent in one wild moment of emo tional insanity. Abel was no more! Why dwell upon the tragedy ? The world is familiar with its sickening details. We shall not repeat them here, no>- shall we question the justice of the punishment that came to Cam,-the remorse, the desolation, the sense of being a fugitive and a vagabond on tbe md thVno enth IIe had killed his brother, and the penalty raust .be paid. Sane or in sane, a teirible retribution must have overta ken him. But how about his guilt? Would it have been the same in either case? Are hereditary organism, temperamental excita bility, emotional phrensy not to be consider ed? No, a thousand times NO 1 Wliat “com petent juror” would acquiesce in such a pron osition! K Friends, the time lias come w hen this case must be taken up. Its mighty issues can no longer be set aside. It Cam was not sane at the moment oi the killing, the stain of mur det must be wiped from his brow now and forever. Ibis tardy justice may at least be done him. Our children and our children’s children must lie taught to speak of Cain the mandaughtcrer; Cain the mcntallv-excitable: Lam the pcculiarly-circumstancedl ButCain the murderer? Never! ?-own testimony shall not convict ot acquit lmn. But are wo not to take into account, as indicative of hi; state of mind actions and declarations coincident with the emuim si m of the crime alleged against him ? It at oi about the time ot the fatal deed there was positive evidence of incoherence— what then ? Witness the last recorded words of Cain : Every one that findeth me shall slay me! . Is this the utterance of a sane mind? Every one that findeth me shall slay me? Gentlemen! Cain, at this point, was not on ly crazy—he was the craziest man that ever existed! No ordinary lunatic, however pre post .tous his terrors, expects to be killed moie than once But to this poor creature, retribution suddenly assumed a bydra-bcad ed form. His distract, d brain, unconscious that Adam was the only o*ber man in the wide world, instantly created an immense population, lie saw himself falling again and again by the strokes of successful assassins, even as Abel had fallen under bis hand. His first dazed glimpse oi death expanded and in tensified into a horror never since conceived by mind of man. His happiness overthrown; his reason a wieck: a prey to fears that stretched before him forever, with no possi ble hope of final destruction,—the only con solation is that he could not forokuow the merciless verdict oi posterity. He lid not recognize in himself The'First Murderer. Ilather than dream of such ignominy as this, was it not belter that lie should cry in his ravings: Every one that findeth me shall slay me! We leave the question to the Intelligence and the justice oi this faithful and enlighten ed century. Brother Newton.—When Newman Hall was in Philadelphia in 1870 he lectured the sliort time lie speu- tbere constantly, some times on Sundays preaching four or five times. Your correspondent, with a party, started to bear him at an evening service. He was announced at six at a church tar up town, ami lor eight o’clock at St. Thomas’s. Though we none of us knew the church by name, its location and the hour were so con venient, we decided upon hearing him there. Arriving an hour before the lime, in the hope of thus securing seats, we found St. Thomas’s to be a colored people’s church, and the ser vices fully under way—having their own ser vices beforehand, we discovered upon getting in. . We were received at the door by ushers in dress-coats and white ties and gloves, and taken to seats in tlie galleries, the rest of the church being already packed, aisles and all, with a mixture of wbit‘ and black folks. A moment after we were seated, as a pray er was ended, “Brother Newton” was an nounced—and it is to record some of his pun gent utterances this is being written. Among other things, lie said: “We are going to beg to-night, while we vo got a lot of you of both ctilors here, for some kinds of mixtures is good and wholesome. We’re a-begging in the int'rests of the church. What inf rests, do you say? Why, the int’ rests of keeping of it good and warm and light; goodier than that, comfortable for all of ye to ctmic into and worship the Almighty. We want to raise the money for the fire and the lights. What, do you say we oughtn’t because the Bible says salvation’s free? So it is, so it is! Who’s' agoing to say it idn’t? Salvation’s free, thank the Lord!” (Then there was a responsive shout all over the church—“Thank the Lord! Yes, yes!” "Amen!”) “So's water free,thank’he Lord so’s water free; but ye have to pay for the pipes and the buckets what ye get it in. don’t ye? Yah! now don't ye?' Never circum stanced that, I suppose?'’ Constantly through his remarks there would be a surge like a wave, the effect of which was very singular, beginning with the leaders around the pulpit, and spreading as quick as thought over the church—“Amen,” “Thank the 'Lord,” “Yes, yes, bress His name.” When he said something comical, as he constantly did—little unrepeatable things— . there would a low gurgle of laughter go through the audience, when, quick as a flash, lie would turn upon them sternly: -Laughin', are ye ? Better weep, the lot of ye—a-laugbin’ in the house of the Lord, sins and all! sins and all!” He gave an account of having the week be fore attended a convention in New Haven. “And I went regular, and the fuss they made over me was great. It was Brudder Newton here, and Brudder Newton there, and Brudder Newton every where;and I began to believe I was a great man, you may bet. But wIkmi that convention was broke, I met them members in tlie street, and they cut me dead. So I concluded it was brudder in the meeting amt nigger on the street.” Some one behind him pulled his coat, and whispered something: then he announced: “The brud iers tell me 1 must stop my talk, cause they mean to tune up in the ‘chor.’ All right. I cau sing, though; and if ye pay me twenty-five cents a yard for the good cause of a liglitin' aud a-war in in’ this burdened church I’ll measuic ye as many yards as ye choose. But now while ye listen to the ‘chor’ perform, ye will come for'aid to the altar and deposit yer money. And as the people in the galler ies can't get down because of the crowd on the stairs, the bredren will pass the baskets round to the reserved ‘corpses' up there. And you amen sisters down 'yer, you’ye been a shouting and a-groaniug; let's see if you know as well about giving.” Then the "‘Black Swan,” who, was in the “chor,” sang divinely, and Mr. Hall, having arrived, “spoke his little piece.”—Kditor b Drawer, in Harpers Mayazinefor May. Moths in Im-niture. There are two species of moths which in fest furniture. One is a large liy of silvery white color; tho worm of the same is shaped like a chestnut worm, and is familiarly known. It rarely infests furniture. The other is a small lly ol a dark drab color; the worm is about one-fourth of an inch long, and taper ing from the head to the tall. It was observ ed" by upholsterers about thirteen years ago. This fly p netrates a sofa or chair, generally b'tween the hack and seats of sofas, or under tho seats, where the vacancy among the springs affords a sate retreat. It may make a lodgment one week after the turniturc is placed in the house. If such should be the case, in two mouths the wotm will appear; and the continual process of procreation in a few mouths incicases the number to thou sands. This moth has no season. It destroys in winter au i summer alike, as it is kept in active life by the the constant heat of the house. We find at the same time in the same piece of furniture, the fly, the worm, and the eggs—thus showing that they are breeding and destroyiug a’l the time. It does lioteat good pure curled hair, hut fastens its cocoon to it, the elasticity ot which pre vents it from being disturbed. The inside of furniture is toed by it only for purposes of propagation. The worm when rendy for food, crawls out and destroys the covering, if of woolen or plush material, and falling to the cat pet de stroys it. They rarely cut through plush from the inside, is it is of cottou hack, hut there are instances where they have cut up muslin on the outside backs ot sofas. There is no protection against it hut continual care. New furniture should be removed from the walls at least twice a wees at this season of the year, and should be well whisked all rouud, and particularly under the seats, to prevent the lly from lodging. This is an ef fectual preventive, and the only one known. Cayenne pepper, Scotch snutf, camphor, tur pentine, and all other remedies for protection freui the large moth are of lutle or no avail against the furniture moth. Saturation with alcohol will not destroy them when in a piece of furniture. If the furniture is infested they may he removed by taking off the mus lin from under the seals and off the outside ends and backs, where they congregate most and expose it to the air as much as possible! licat well with a whisk or the open baud, and kill all the flies and worms which show themselves. This done often will disturb them, and may make them leave the furni ture, as its desire Is to be left quiet. When the furniture is free from moths and is to he leit during the summer months without at tention, it may be protected by camphor in small bags or highly coneentiatcd patchouli. The safest way have the furniture whisk ed twice a week! .. , .. ... If the moth attacks the carpet, which they wili first do under the sofas and chairs, spread a we- sheet on the carpet and pa--« a “ot aat iron over it quickly-tbe steam ly destroy both moths, the is delivered in a dwejh"o free » and ail m" t0Theretaro /ase "/.here the furniture has fejen in use ten or twelve years before being attacked. It would be as fair toho.dthe tailor responsible for the safety ofclotbing at to hold the upholsterer responsible for the « of furniture.

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