Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, May 10, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated May 10, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ESTABLISHED JUNE 88. 1863. TOL. 18._PORTLAND SATURDAY MORNING, ~MAY 10. 1873. _ TERMS $8.00 PER ANNUM IN AdYuncIT THF. PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published every (lay (Sundays excepted) by the PORTJ.ANR PlBUSniNO CO., At 109 Exchange St, Portland. Terms : Eight Dollars a Year in advance THE MAIXE~STATE PRESS Is published every Thursday Morning at $2 50 a year, if paid iu advance, at $2 00 a year. Rates or Advertising : One inch of space, englli of column, constitutes a “square.” . - 00 j>er square daiiv first week; 75 cents per w ck alter; three Insertions, or less, $1 00; conttuu ng every other day alter first week, 50 cents. Hall square, three insertions or lees, T5 cents; one we .*k, $1 00; 50 cents i>er week after. Special Noticks, one third additional. Under head of “Amusement**” $2 00 per square per week; three insertions or less $1 50. Advertisements inserted iu the “Maine State Press” (w hich has a largo circulation in every part of the State) for $1 00 per square lor first insertion, ami 50 cents per square for each subsequent inser tion. Address ail communications to PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESSCARDS. L H. FOGG, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-3 EXCHANGE ST., (Corner of Exchange and Federal Sts.,) feb27 PORTLAND, ME. tf WJLLIAiTI HEHTRV CLIFFORD, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Causes, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND. LP'Attends to all hinds of Patent business, marl!) d3m ESTABLISHED 1821. Byron Greenougli & Co., * 140 Middle Street, PORTLAND. ME. Military, ) fFiremen’*, Croud Army, A nfij Base Ball, Nary, School, muonic, J . \ Club. HATS, CAPS AND CHAPEAUS, MADE TO ORDER, C3T"At the Lowest 3?rices._j®3 Samples sent on replication, and all orders filial at short nolice. aprltt PORTLAND MACHINEWORKS (FORMERLY C. STAPLES A SON,) Marine, Stationary and. 3?ortabl© STEAM ENGINES, Steam Boilers, Blcacli Boilers and Tanks, Shafting. Mill Gearing and General Machinery. Castings of iron, brass, and composition. Repairing promptly attended to. JS^“Ncw and Second-hand Engines for sale. Highest cash prices paid for old Iron. 215 Commercial Street* V. Ii. FESSENDEN. aprlitf Portland, Me. E. C. JORDAN, Civil Engineer & Land Surveyor, No. 841-9 Middle Srcet., (near Canal Bank, PORTLAND, MAINE. aprl2 dim GEO. E. COLIJNS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 316 CONGRESS STREET, Is prepared to make all the various styles of Card Picture*, Rrmbrant, Medallion, Arc., from Retouched Negative*. By this process we Get riil of Freckles, Moles and other iito extnrciffiiiw For ai] of which no please- Call and examine for yourseTve>r""H!g>£3( chas. j. schumacber; FRESCO PAINTER, 5 Deering Block, AT SCHUMACHER BROTHERS. aprlS d3mo J. H. HOOPER, ~ UPHO LSTERER Nos. 31 and 33 Free St., M Ay US'ACT U HE B OP Parlor Suits, Lounges. Spring Beds, Mattress©*, McDonough Patent Bed Loudgea, En ameled Chairs, Arc. Q3P""A11 kinds of repairing neatly done. Furniture boxed and matted. oct5-’60TT&Sti luiLLAlsONr PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 152 Middle Street. PORTLAND, ME. Copying and enlarging done to order. All the new styles, Berlins, Rcmhranfs, Medallion, he Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retouched card, by widen new process we get rid of freckles moles,wrinkles and all imperfections of the skin. Call and judge for yourselves. C^Motio—Good work at Moderate Price*. Aimto Please. cay 20 William H. Phinney. Jas. L. Lombard. PHINNEY & LOMBARD, Real Estate & Loans, No. 153 La Salle Street, CHICAGO. £nfc investment* made for non-residents, and their interests carefully attended to. References:—Chas.B. Sawyer, Pres. 5ih Nat’l Bank, Chicago; Chas.H. Mathews,Capitalist,Schen edady, N\ Y.; J. B. WiusLw & Co., Portland, Me.; S.A. Briggp, Vice-Pros. Franklin Bank, Chicago; G. H. Ho^m^r, Lcckport, N. Y.; Phinney & Jackson, Portland. Me. ” api!2dtf L. B. DENNETT, Counsellor at Law, NO. 1 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND. NIB. janlO__tf JAMES OTIONNEEE. COUNSELLOR AT LAW, has removed to ■NO. S4 1-2 MIDDLE STREET, — (2nd door helow Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, MAIN E. Commissioner of deals for the several States. fcblO ARETAS SRURTLEFF, No. G Moulton Street. PORTLAND, ME., — WILL SELL ON — COMMISSION ! AEE KINDS REAL ESTATE. — ALSO — Negotiate Loans on Mortgages! aprlfi dtf HENRY F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exehangc St., Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and At.nrnev in all the courts in the District of Columbia, will atlcmd to the prosecution of daims belore the Court of Claims and the various departments at Washington. ____°ctli-tf JOST & KELLER, FRESCO PAINTER®, Office 134 Middle St., np stairs. PORTLAND, ME. Orders may be left at p. F. Hale's picture gallery ana O. M. & F. P. UrookB’, No. 333 Congress St. VZT'All Orders promptly nUmded to. jan25__ tf W.. C. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, 3 Doors East of Temple St., GAS AND WATER PIPING. ai>21_tf G. W. WTOCKJIAIV. M. !>., Pbysici tn and Sui-gcou, 307 Congress St., Portland, opposite the Park. marlMtf _BUSINESS CARDS ROSS & STURDIVANT, wholesale coal dealers 179 Commercial g|1( Portland* Sole atrents in Maine for the sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Messrs. Ham met t Neill & Co., of Philadelphia. tVc have also lor sale at lowest market price, A'llkesbarre, Scranton, Lackawanna, and Pittston Coals, Shipped from the vicinity of New York Vee sels procured for the traiiportation of coals from port of Shipment , any point desired. tfepr27 SCRIBNER & JORDAN, PATENT AGENTS, 74 MIDDLE, COR., EXCHANGE ST., PORTLAND, MAINE. SPECIAL A TTEX'rrOX GIVEN TO REJECT apr5 El) CASES. eodtf PORTRAIT PAINTER. J. G. CL.OUMIAN, 148 EXCHANGE ST. jan22tf UNQUESTIONABLY Tlie Best Known and Most Thoroughly Tested FAMILY SEWING MACHINE For all kinds of work, heavy or lijjht, and the most popular. Wheeler & Wilson’s. This practical and easily managed machine has now stood the test of time and thorough experimont; and the thousands who have fortunately used ours, frank ly give it the preference, as the very best, both in this country and in Europe. Study, capital and in ventive genius have been devoted to its improvement for years, till, now wit ITS NEW SILENT FEED, our present uLock-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 ANY KIND OF SEWING Needed in the Family can be done upon it with great er rapidity and ease of execution to beginners than can be accomplished on any other. It has received the HIGHEST PREMIUMS over all-as a Family Machine—on both sides of the Atlantic. Those who want the best, should obtain WHEELER & WILSON’S IsILE^T FEED Family Sewing Machine, AND TAKE NO OTHER. Machines sold on Monthly Instalments. All kinds of Sowing Macnine Supplies, Silk, Thread Needles, &c. Machine Stitching in all its branches done in the best manner. J. L. II A 1 IS E nr, VMwi’l *»#>•»* for Maine*, -lfiii ifilMln St Pafitlniiil Ilia.— mcbsi d3m GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO., manufacturers of and dealer in FURNITURE! MATTRESSES, FEATHERS, &c. No. 40, and over 42 & 44 Exchange St., PORTLAND, MAINE. irPHOLSTGRIIVG DONE TO ORDER, »Prl_ * tf DRUGGISTS STAND FOR SALE ! One of the very best stands In the city for a Druggist, is on the corner of Fore and India Streets, which is now offered for Sale. For particnlars inquire immediately of Lufkin & Co., No. 2 Woodman Block. MRS. ELIZA A. CUSHMAN. Portland, April 15,1873. apri:dtf Prosposals for Brick and Curb Stones. City of Portland, ) May 2,1873 i SEAJ£DilroCosa!s be received at the office of 2.2*1*87 VU7 Bu tiding, until THURSDAY, May 15th, at 3 o’clock p. m., for 3,000,000, more or less, best quality Sidewalk Bricks, sample of bricks to aeeompanv bids. . ®a™.e tij?® an(1 place proposals will bo received for 3000 lineal leet 6 inch curb stone. The above material to be delivered as required and to the entire satisfaction of the committee 8nd Street Commissioner. Proposals to be endorsed respective ly* ‘‘Proposals for Sidewalk Bricks,” “Proposals for Curbstone.” The right is rcscrveed to reject any or all proposal, and to be addressed to Chairman Committee on Streets. &c mays ' td Proposals for Brick. City of Portland, ) May 2d, 1873. j SEALED proposals will lie received at the office of City Clerk, City Building, until Thursday, May 15th, at 10 o’clock, a. m.. for furnishing the city with 100,000 more or less, of good quality, hard burned brick for sewers. To be delivered as required, and to the satisfaction of the Committee and Superintendent of Sewers. The right is reserved to reject any or all proposals, to be endorsed “Proposals for Sewer Brick.” and addressed to CHAIRMAN COMMITTEE ON SEWERS _ mays td janl 73 tf ELIAS HOI>E B Sewing Machines AND BCTTEEJCk’S Palter ns (Jarmenls ^PL NM E ft WILDEB 173 St„ Up Stairs. Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted In exchange for Locomotive Roilcr*, Horizontal Engine*, Feed Pami» and Other Machinery. Address, G. H. ANDREWS, febldtf 17^ Pearl St.. New York. Coarse Gravel to Spare. CAN be had at the Western part of the city a lot of coarse gravel, just the thing for filling up low places by applying to W. c. COBB. a] 30_dtf_ FOR SALE! TEBBETS" HOUSE, SPRINGVALE. WILL BE SOLD CHEAP! As the owner wants to go West. Jan3l SAMUEL D. TEBBETS. REAL ESTATE. F. G. Patterson's Real Estate Bulletin. MOWPY TO LOAN on First-Glass ill. VF11 £i X Mortgages of Real Estate in Portland and vicinity. Real Estate bonght and sold. Beats collected. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, Beal Estate and Mortgage Broker, over Lowflra Jcwelr/ Store, ap25dtf Cor. Congress & IS-own Sts. X'or Sale. TWO doable tenement Houses on Cotton streot— No. 9, two tenements, five rooms each—No. 13, two tenements, seven rooms each. Also House No. 28 Bramhall street, arranged for one or two families; lot 40x113, fronting on two streets. This property is newly finished and in complete order, and w ill he sold as the health of the owner demands a change of climate. Apply to LEON M. BOWDOIN or s. G. PATTERSON, Real Estate and Mortgage Broker. my5_tt House for Sale, Cheap ! All STORV House; 10 finished rooms, cellar, &c., pleasantly situated in the western part of the city; can be purchassed for$3300. A large por tion of the purchase money can remain on mortgage. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, Real Estato and Mortgage Broker, Cor. Congress and Brown Sts. my3d2w For Sale or to Let. A LARGE 21 story wooden building 21x50 on . Plum street, suitable for a manufactory or for mechanical purposes. Apply to F. G. PATTER SON^_myOdJm House on Neal Street for Sale. A TWO story House on Neal street, near Con gress, contains ten finished rooms. Price $2,500. Apply to Wm. H. Jerris, Real Estate AgV raay8dlw* New French Hoof House for Sale. LOCATED on Thomas Street, near Pine. Has 15 finished rooms with plenty of closets. Gas and spring water. PriOe $6000. Apply to WM. H. JER RIS, Real Estate Agent. my7*3w Valuable Lots for Sale. THE lot of land on Plum Street, formerly occupied by Rev. Dr. Carruthers. next below the Eastern Ezpress Office; also the lot on Deer street, upon which stood the Second Parish Vestry, prior to the fire of 1865; also a lot of second-hand curb stones Apply to WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, g»y7*3w House for Sale. NO. 22 Bramhall Street the south-westerly half of a block of two houses containiug twelve finished rooms; suitable for two families or one; fronting cn two streets; ample room tor stable. Apply on the premises. my6*lm To Owners of Real Estate. FIFTEEN or twenty houses waiited west of Park Street, and worth from $2000 to $5000 each. Also house rents in good localities. myTeodlw F. G. PATTERSON, Brown’s Block. For Sale. NEW HOUSE, western part of the city, eight fin ished rooms, gas, hard and soft water, good donble lined cellar, Lot fronts on two streets. Am ple room for stable. Price only $3700, $1000 cash, balance on Mortgage. Apply to F. G. PATTER SON, Real Estate and Mortgage Broker, Brown’s Block, cor. Congress and Brown Streets. apr2J_ eod2w For Sale. IN Yarmouth Village a two-story house and s'able, finished throughout and in good repair. Also a second-hand covered carriage nearly new. Enquire of my7*2w LYMAN F. WALKER, Yarmouth. A SMALL FARM for sale in West Buxton. Contains twenty acres—has a young orchard, 1J story hous£ with four finished rooms. Connected is a _ ' bar u and wood house. Buildings ten years old.Cuts five tons hay. Price only $900. Ap ply to WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent. my3-3w* Real Estate for Sale. THE HOUSE at No.4» Tate Street, and lot extend ing through on Brackett street, with Stable. Also, a lot of 10 acres of Hay Field with a good Barn situated in Scarboro, on the Paine road near Hubbard Libby’s, about 6 miles from Portland. The above property will be sold at a bargain by applying to MRS. T. E. STUART, No. 664 Washington street, corner of Pine, Boston, Mass. , myl d2m New Rouse at Woodford’s Corner, fA. For Sale; on line of the Hoise Cars. The •• bouse is two storied and partly finished; will bo LILsold low. Apply to t ^ _ WM. H. JERKIS, For Sale. T^ARM in Westbrook, about six miles from Port aboiiVTwenty acres in a good state of 'cultivation? with a two story house and ell, in good order; good cellar. A good barn. 30x30 feet, cellar under the same; with apple, pear and cherry trees. Liberal terms. Inquire on the premises of W. E. Pride, or of JOHN C, PROCTER, 93 Exchange street. apr28d3w Desirable House on Anderson Street for Sale Cheap. THE property No. 1 Anderson St. consisting of a 3 story House, containing 18 rooms, ample clos ets, fine cellar, good water. Property now rents for $366 per annum. For particulars call on J. C PROCTER, 93 Exchange street, or F. O. BAILEY & CO., 18 Exchange street. ap26tf House Cots on F!m Slrect for Sale. LOTS to suit purchasers, on the westerly side of Elm Street, between Congress and Cumberland streets. Apply to Wm. II. Jerris, Real Estate Agent Cahoon Block, next East of City Hall. April 24,1873.ap24d»5w Hotel Property for Sale I IN NORTHBOHO MASS. rpHE Assabet House, beautifully situated on public •1- square in center of the village, on Railroad 25 miles from Boston. House is new and of modern style, and contains 38 rooms, dance hall, b lliards &c. Large stable, 30 stalls. Will be sold at a great bar gain; owner wishes to retire from business. Apply to D. C. PAGE, Northboro, Mass. apr23-6w* For Sale in the Town of West brook. A FINE residence one-half mile from the Railroad Depots, Post-office, good Schools and Churches, six miles from Portland; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors with marble mantles, Wood-house and Stable connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40 x CO on the premises; grounds contain 15£ acres, excellent land, well fenced, 30 apple and pear trees, J 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 fine shade trees. This is one ot the finest resi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of G. R. Davis & Co., Portland, or Otis Brown, Westbrook. mar21tf A New House for Sale! The commodious house on tho westerly corner ;■] of Cumberland and Anderson streers. Very ilLconvenient for two families. Gas and Sebago. Now rents $525 per annum. Pleasant location and good neighborhood. Can be had on favorable terms. Apply to WM. H. JERRIS, Real Estate Agent, aprl2dtf Calioon Block. for saleT A Superior Hay Farm, eight miles from Portland on the road leading from Portland to Buxton; a large two-story house, barn, stable, pig i_- house, a splendin cellar, cistern and a good well of water, orchard, pear, grapes, and oth er fruits: and all conveniences to make a good farm. JOHN L. CURTIS, apt4d&wlw* then tf South Gorham. The Marr Farm 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 before purchasing else where. Apply at once corner of Middle and India Streets, or on the premises.aprl2dtjunl» For Sale—Summer Resort on Che beague Island. A good dwelling house with 12 rooms in good repair.*a story and a half store, good well of water, 22 acres of land, five in tillage, and the __rest in wood and pasture land; 28 young fruit trees, part in bearing order. The land is very free irora rocks and is situated close to the sea shore. A good chance to keep store Enquire oi CHAS. SAWYER, aplltf123 Commercial St., Portland. FOR SALE. A LOT of vacant land, situated on tlic west side of High, between Pleasant and Danforth, Sts. This let has a front of about Cl feet and is about 194 feet doep, and.plans have been drawn by How, for a block of seven or nine genteel and convenient resi dences, aud adapted for the same. Enquire of EDWIN CHURCHILL, - No. 4 Portland Pier, mar28 . From 12 to 2 o’clock, P. M. Real Estate. FOR Sale, or lease tor a term of years, the proper ty belonging to the estate of Francis O Li bby, and formerly occupied by him on the comer of Free and High Streets. HARRISON J. LIBBY, 1 Adtn,r. FRANK W. LIBBY, j Aam r9, mar24 tf The “Limerick House,” FOR SALE. ®Ul,’'cr»ber offers for sale his Hotel |K2J ,rty i Limerick Village, York County, iivili. tU ha8 22 roomH a11 in good repair, two larSe stables adjoining: evervV^iv0^! WAtei ou tlie premises, and The ««T for a *«t-clas» Hotel, lib™ 1 paUo^cc ' *" WC" situated for Enquire further of tire owner, JOSEPH Q. HARMON, marl3dtf_Limerick, Me. Real Estate for Sale. nOPSE AND LOT NO. 70 STATE ST., Lot contains 31.000 feet of land, with fine iuft gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Apply to W* H. FESSENDEN, marGtf_215 Commercial Street. For Sale. TIIE bouse on Slato Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick aud atone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. l«th, 1872. sep!9-tt WANTS, LOST, FOUND. Wanted Immediately. A CAPABLE GIRL villi good reference.!, to do general housework. Apply at No. 2(i Winter Street. myT*lw Money Lost. IN this oily, Sunday Evening, May 4th, between the Catholic Cathedral and the corner of Mount lirt street and Adams street, a bunch of currency rolled in a piece of paper, containing about SJo.OO.— The finder will be suitably rewarded by leaving the same at T. McGowan’s store, Congress street, near the corner of Washington myfidtf Wanted. KDl Dress and Suit Makers wanted immediately. OU D. C. COLDER, 5 Free St. maC tf COAT AND PANT MAKERS^ WANTED W. C. BECKETT, my3d3w 13T MIDDLE STREET. Experienced Coat, Pant and Test Makers WANTED AT SMITH, MORGAN dc BUTLER’S, Cor. Middle <Sc Market Sts, apr25dtf Pressman Wanted — AT — SMITH, MORGAN dc BUTLER’S, Cor. Middle & Market Sts. apr24__, tf Wanted A MAN who understands repairing Furniture. Apply at 125 Federal St. apr23 tf “wantS^T A MAN acquainted with the subscription book business to take charge of Maine and employ others to sell a new book. Must have a small capi tal. 10,000 conies can be sold the first year by tne right man. Address, stating experience, W. J. HOL LAND & CO., Springfield, Mass, ap _lOdtf WANTED! COAT MAKERS AT CHESLEY’S, mch25dtf 107 MIDDLE STREET. Lost. 4 T CITF IIALL, on Friday evening, at the Blues’ Masquerade, part of a new Waterproof Cloak, scams 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.feh25 Wanted. A PLEASANT room on Spring St., or vicinity, furnished or unfurnished. Without board. janlOtt Address BOX 1336. EDUCATIONAL. CASCO STREE SEMINARY ! THE Summer term of this school, will commence MONDAY, MAY 5tb, 1873. Enquiry made at the School, corner of Casco nnd Cumberland Street. my2*9t Navigation School! A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 154 Exchange street, March 3d. to be under the charge of Capt. Edward Breen ana 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 be 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, &c., will also be introduced at the evening sessions. For terms, apply to C. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. feblOtf Those Baked Beans ■ THOSE BAKED BEANS — WHICH — W. C. COBB is selling BY THE QUART, at his Bakery, NOS. 28 & 30 PEARL STREET, have been tested and pronounced GOOD ! Now if you wish to try them, you can by sending in your order have them brought right from the oven to your door any morniug during the week. Or, if you say you want them Sabbath morning (as is the custom) Mr. Cobb will have a fresh lot ready which he will send you Saturday evening. Then by put ting them in your own ovtn yon can find them there at breakfast time and save' the unploasant of rising before you are ready aad hurrying to the bak ery. P. 8.—Take some cheitt DROWN BREAD with them or not, as yon like. ap!5___tf GRASS SEED. 2000 Bags Western Timothy Seed 1500 “ Canada “ “ 1000 “ Bed Top “ 500 “ Michigan Clover “ 200 “ Ohio “ « 400 “ No. New York “ “ lOO Pea Vine, “ “ 150 “ Alsifee “ “ 100 “ Mifiet “ 100 “ Hungarian Grass “ 100 “ Orchard “ FOB SALE AT THE; Cowest Cash Price. KENDALL & WHITNEY. mch2G tf PORTLAND Safe Deposit Vaults. ON after tlio 121 ll of May next, tlie rent of Safes within these vaults, except in cases of renewal, will he advanced: CLASS 4 FROM 915 TO 918, “ 3 “ 19 *• 20, “ 4 “ 30 “ 3j, PEE A-ZST-NTTM. R. A. BIBB, MANAGER. apr30 dtd New Sewing Machine ROOMS No. 286 Congress Street, OPPOSITE PREBEE HOUSE, UP STAIRS. All first-cla^s Sewing Machiaes, new and second hand. It will pav to examino all kinds together and judge for yourself which is the best. W. §. DYER, Agent. apl4 lm HOME .A.Q-AHST! MR. A. M. McKENNEY, AFfER an absenee of three months has returned and would be glad to see ad his friends and everybody else at his Elegant Photograph Rooms. He has reduced Lis price of his best Retouched Card Photographs to THREE DOLLARS and warranted to be as nice as can be had in the city. may3-eod2w

Gentlemen’s Garments CLEANSED, • — OR — Dyed Brown, Black, Biuc-Black and Blue, AND PRESSED READY FOR WEAR. No Ripping required. Warranted not to crock. AT FOSTER’S DYE HOUSE, mar21TT&Sti_84 Union St. Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators. P0,n58 ?' which I claim, are, 1st, constant and thorough orculatton of pure air: ,rni„™fynrS8' notlia™I,nc8! monkl nor taint; 3rd; no 0f odors; P.°nty an<1 active air, the M ° ? °,f “a,5''"**8- Call, or send for circulars. Manufactured and for sale by J. F. MERRILL, he tweeu Cross and Cotton st«., near Leavitt, Bnmham & Go.8 Ice House. Portland, Me.j^tf Announcement. AAR. JAMES L. FOGG is admitted as a member of A.TA our firm from this dav. „ J,‘ B. MATHEWS & CO. Portland April 1, 1873. %t __ TO LEI. To Let. A NICE convenient tonement in the Western part of the city, with Gas ami plenty of water, &c. Apply at 30 Emery St., near Piuo. may 0 tf Rooms to Let. TWO gentlemen and their wives and two or three single gentlemen can be accommodated with pleasant rooms and board at No. 75 Free Street. '°av9_ tf To Let THE-IPcr part of a 2 story honse; contains G well tint,bed rooms, plenty of hard and soft water, e-nqiure a. 25$ Lafayette Street. my.WUt*_ P. WILLIAMS. To Let. ONE largo chamber In house No. 48 Spring Street _my7___dlw tnen 2weod To be Let. AT Morrill's Corner, Deering; a first-class gcu teol Dwelling House, Stable. &c. Convenient to both Steam and Horse Railroads. Apply lo W. H. JERRIS, Portland, or Charles E Morrill, near promises. rnySdtf Rouge to Rent or Lease. THE upper tenement of honse No.'31 Emery St., consisting of six rooms, all very pleasantly situ ated ; with Gas and Sebago Water, &c. Inquire on the premises. aprliKltf_WILLIAM n, GREEN. To Let, FOUR Rooms in the House of No. 17 Boyd street, consisting of sitting room, kltchon and two sleeping rooms, Gas and Sebago wate., to a Bmall fami y with no children. Apply to opl'Jtf__ D. F. GERTS. To Let. ONE OF THE BEST OFFICES ON EXCHANGE STREET. Enquire of GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO,. marfiltf_No. 46 Exchange St. Quiet Board, A GENTLEMAN and Lady wishing a quiet home can find pleasant rooms with board at No. 4 Cotton street, second door from Free street. One or two single gentlemen can be accommodated also. jan7 STORE TO LET~ Alar>'f.^‘,c,k ln th6 Racklefi Block, comer of Middle and Cenrch streets—basement, and first fl^nr '*?ep-\nth finished and adapted to jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. Apply to ALLEN HAINES. scptlldtf WING & SON’S PIANOS! (Successors, to DOANE, WING & CUSHING.) The American Piano. FIRST PREMIUMS. Illinois State Fair, 1870. Alabama State Fair, 1871. Ohio State Fair, 1871 & 1872. Texas State Fair, 1872. Numerous County Fairs. From Mr. Eduard Hoffman, the eslebrated Pianist “I conscientiously believe that your Piano is in every respect a most magnificent instrument.” Form the “Independent** ‘•The American Piano has deservedly become a very popular instrument.” Purchasers* testimonials from all parts of the U. S. WARRANTED SEVEN (7) YEARS Prices Low for the Quality. .Responsible AgcDts wanted for unoccupied t-rri tory. In localities where agencies ar« —-Vr. ~ lished, until such are established, we will soil Pianos to the public at Factory Wholesale Prices. Send for c.rcular to WING & SON, 423 Broome St., New York. mch27 ly Now is the Time to Plant TREES. ' Those who wish to purchase Maine grown Stock, are invited to visit CHAPMAM’S NURSERY, Capisic Road, Deeriusr, Wliere a general collection ol Frail, Ornamental and Evergreen Tree. Are offered for Sale. AddreB., N. B. CHAPMAN, mayGdlw P. O. Box 797, Portland. Notice to Ladies ! making Shirts, or putting Bosoms into Old Shirts. THE PATENT “Reinforced” Shirt Bosom Is a great improvement on the common Bosom. DO NOT CRACK OK SLIT OUT IN THE PlAITS: will Iron much Smoother, and set better than the old style. They need only oc seen to be appreciated. FOR SALE BY — Messrs. J. R. CORE IT, “ VICKERY & LEIGHTON, “ EASTMAN BROTHERS, “ R. A. MARRETT. aprlC dlm&wlt New Spring Millinery ! -ir M. II. DEAL’S, 327 Congress St., Kearly opposite their Old Stand. They can now show a splendid stock of New Mil linery Goods in all tlie variety of stjles, at very rea sonable prices. Bonnets ami bats ready trimmed, kept on hand. Also, bleaching and pressing dene in the best manner. A good assortment of real hair switches, and imitation of all kiuds. Ladles in want of millinery or hair goods, will do well to call at her Store. aprl7 dim BE CALM, and consider the weight of my advice. ALL parties who arc about introducing Steam,Gas or Water into their dwellings, stores or any oth er place, will favor themselves if they will call on me before doing so: for as I claim to w »rk for a living I will spare no pains to give entire satisfaction in price, neatness, and promptness of work, tioso also sup plied, and repaired. Call and sec. k. McDonald, my5dtf 300 Fore Street, foot of Plum. 500 Bbls. Algae Fertilizer, 200 Bbls. Fisli Chum, FOR SALB BY CONANT A; RAND, 153 COMMEECIAL STREET. ap26 d3w Spring Styles for Ladies Dresses and Street Garments, at MISS M. G. MAGUIRE’S, No. 11 Clapp’s Block, np stairs. aprl6 tf SCALE IN BOILERS. I will Remove and Prevent SCALE in any Steam Boilers, or make no charge. Address, GEO. W. LORD, my3dtf PHILADELPHIA, PA. Hard Pine Timber On hand and sawed to dimensions. Hard Pine Plank, hard Pine Flooring AND STEP BOABD*. FOR SALE BY STETSON & POPE. T*nn ^ssssssm^ssss” I n I I\l Over 200 millions have been used wlth llLVkms JliU kv Express Companies use them. Sold by priuurTmmi HtMMum Everywhere. aprlT TT&Som BUSINESS DIRECTORY^ Agency for Sewing Machines. W. S. DYER, No. 373 Middle St. AH kiudfi of Machine* for »ale nnd to let* Repairing. _ Baker}. W. C COBB, Nos. 38 and :iO Poarl Street. Oa direct roate between New Custom House and Post Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. HOYT, FOr.Odc BREED,No.91 Middle Street. Book Binders. WM. A. QUINCY, Room 11, Printer’s Exchange, No. Ill Exchange St. SMALL Sc SHACKFORD, No. 33 Plum Street. Carpenters and Bnilders. WHITNEY & MEANS, Pearl Street, op posite Park. Dentists. DR. W. B. JOHNSON, orer II. H. Hay’s. Dye-House. F. SYMONDS, India St. Vclrel Clonks dyed and finished. FOSTER’S Dye House, 34 Union Street.* Furniture—Wholesale and Retail. WALTER COBBY Sc CO., Arcade, No. IS Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. .56 Ex change St* Upholstering of all kinds douc to order. Fnrnitureand House Furnishing Goods. BEN J. ADAMS, cor. Exchange and Fed eral Street*. HOOPER A EATON, Old Poat Office, Exchange Street. Ij. F. HOYT, No. II. Preble Street. Up holstering done to order. Furniture and Upholstering. DAVID W. DEANE, No. 89 Federal St. All kinds of Uphol* rringand Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. 9 Clapp’s Block Congress Street, opposite Old City Hall* Horse Shoeing and Carriage repairing Done in the best possible manner by S. YOUNO A CO., No. IPO Fore St. _ Jewelry nnd Fine Watches. ARNER LOWELL, 301 Congress Street* Agents for Howard Watch Company. Manufacturers of Trunks, Valises and Carpet-Bags. 3. It. DIIIUN ft CO., 171 NIiddle and 116 Federal Street*. Masons and Builders. N. E. R!!DLON,‘JM 1-J Congrf.. It._ Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetings. LOTnROP.DEVESS & CO., 61 Exhauge Sreet and 48 Market St. Photographers. A. S. DAVIS ft CO., No. SO Middle Street. J. VI. LAMSON, 159 Middle St.,cor. Cron*. Plumbers. JAKES niI.I.ER,R*.»l Federal Street. Ewery description of Water Fixtnre* ar ranged and set up in the best manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stucco Worker, &c. P. FEENY, Cor. Cumberland and Frank lin Sts. Real Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. 03 Exchange Street. GEO. R. DAVIS ft Co., No. 301 1-9 Con gress Street. Silver Smith and Gold end Silver Plater. M. PEARSON, No. 99 Temple St., near Congress. All kintls of.Silver and Plated Ware Repaired. Silver and Plated Ware. ABNEB LOWELL, 301 Cnagreu Stre-t. Schools. ENGLISH and FRENTCH SCHOOL,430 Congress Street. Stair Builder. R. F. LIBRY.Lo. 959 Fore Street, cor. Cross St., in Drlcno’s Mill. G. Ij. HOOPER A CO., Successors to Littlefield A Wilson, Cor. York ft Ma _pie Streets. YT WW Gil J y vrrr J. W. A H. H. MCDCFFEE, Cor. Middle A V'uion Sts. OPEN TO-DAY. Rice & Calderwood, HAVING TAKEN THE Bakery No. 22 Anderso.i Street, desire to inform the public that they are prepared to fttrnish, at Wholesale or Retail, fresh baked and of good quality, Loaf Bread, Cakes, Pastry, Common and Fancy Crackers,Extra Pilot Breads, &c, at fair prices. Hot Tea Rolls every Afternoon. Special attention paid to the baking cf BROWN BREAD AND BEANS on Saturday nights. Farties and Excursions sup plied at short notice. N. B.—All kinds cf Goods can bo obtained from our carts, which wil Iran to all parts of the city. Portland, April 21,1S73. eodlm REMOVAL. Henry Dunn & Son BACK TO OLD STAND 272 MIDDLE STREET. gy52w D. W. CLARK & CO., — DEALERS IN — ICE HOUSE, MARKET ST.. — AND — 32 EXCHANGE ST., Parc Icc supplied for all purpos es, and in any quantity at the LOWEST RATES. apr3 BEHOLD! Wilson’s Ammoniatcd SUPERPHOSPHATE OF LIME. AS many persons have been disappointed in not obtaining the above Superphosphate of Lime at the Auction Sales, a few tons can be obtained at 18 EXCHANGE STREET. F. O. BAILEY & CO. Auctioneer*. myG-lw New Boarding House. THE Subscriber, having leased the new and com modions house, recently erected by Geo. R. Da vis* Co., upon the “Blanchard property,” 30* High St., takes pleasure In announcing to the public that he will about the first of April epen it for a firsl clnM boarding house. Rooms can bo seen and full particulars as to terniB, Ac., obtained, by calling at the house from 10 A. M. to 12 M., aud from 2 until 5 P. M. apr3eodtf S. S. KNIGiIT. Scissors Grinders—A Rare Chance FOR SALE low for cash, the comp’ete and most perfect street Grinder’s machine, heretofore used in Portland by W. H. Wright, now deceased. It may be seen at shop of Simpson & Sawyer, No. 356 Congress street. Inquire ther^yr°rveRRILL ap29eod2w No. M Exchange Street. Plants for Sale. „ .. , CHOICE Plants for sale cheap; al ii) (Mill BO Bouquets, Cut Flowers, and Fu Vilena all seasons of the year, at, neral Designs a ^ VICKERY'S dreen House. mytsdim 119 Spring Street, Portland, Mo. White Corn and Oats, FOR SEED AT GEO. WYER & CO’S, apr29d3w*139 Cemmcrcial Street. For Sale* THE SEBAGO DYE HOUSE, No. 17 Plum St., is in good condition with all apparatus necessary or the business. Apply to the proprietor at No. 33 Newbury street or to J REED, Brown s Dlocfc,, cor Congress apd Brown street. _inar2o*oatf A Tine Business Opening FOR a young or middle aged man of unexceptiona ble character. Experienced accountant and one thousand dollars capital. Investigation is invited Address Box 2015 Portland Me. novSuf ^ i^cella^ eou s. GRMD OPEnYuf; — OF — 8PRIN G Goods — AT — F. LATNER’S, OROS GRAIN RIBBONS ! in all new shades, viz:—Bronze Browns, Nile and Sage Greens, Turquoise, Blue and all colors, ® atlffic; No. 12 at 4tfc; No. 16 at Me per yd. AH silk, best quality, full widths warranted. Also second quality Gros Grain Ribbons very cheap. Pin id .Watered and Boiled Sn»h Ribbon* 25 per ceut less any other Store in the City. TURQUOISE SILKS in all new shades at $1.50 per yard. French Flowers, Brussels Lsce for Veils, Spanish and French Rlonde Laces at very low prices. REAL Ij ALTA LACES t 100 pieces newest patterns, warranted all silk, hand made, at Importers Prices. BEADED CiLUPS. 50 nieces from 20c per yard and upwards. Also rich Cloak Ornaments from Me a piece and upwards. KID GLOVES! KID GLOVES! 20 doz. 2-Button Gloves ,it O'Je por pair; 20 doz. at 90c per pair; 50 doz. best German goods io all shad es 81. to (worth $1.50); Rausioger’s 2-Button, best quality, at *1.50 per pair (worth 91.85); also the celebrated C.urvoi.iera. lending Glove in New York and Josephine Seamless Kids retailing at wholesale price. Gents’ Kid Gloves at 91.35; tho best In existence at 91.90 per pair. CORSETS ! CORSETS ! Best Gorman Colored and Whlto at 70c por pair and French Corsets at 81.00 and upwards. Fringes, Tissues, Fans and Parasols and Small Wares. HAMBURG EDGINGS closings cut at cost. New York Branch, 335 Congress Street. P. S.—As I could not sell the stock and fixtures (as advertised a few months ago) to any advantage, I have concluded to remain ne re a season or so, and will endeavor to keep the choicest goods in my line at the lowestpossible prices. Rospectfully, F. LATHER. _myj_ tf 1873. SPRING OPENING PATTERN HATS and BONNETS Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 8, 9 and 10. G. C. Robinson & Co Proprietors of the Cogia Hassan Store. roy7_ 3t MILLINERY! Mrs. HI. B, Cushman has just received her SPRING STOCK OF MILLINERY, —. . —INCLUDING ALL TIIE— New~Styies aim rnuti,^, which she would invite the Ladio3 of Portland and vicinity to CALL and EXAMINE. Also a fine Assortment of Fancy Goods, Perfnmery, Toilet Articles, &c. Hair Goods! Every Lady in want of Bair Goods should call and examine my stock before purchasing t xsewhere. Ladies own Hair and Combings made over in the latest style at short notice. MRS. M. B. CUSHMAN, Congress, cor. Oak Street. apr25 eodlm THEY SAY Its extremely difficult to distin fnish an old Hat done over at WEETSIR’S from a new one ; In tact, they have often been ex celled in appearance. All first class Milliners patronize ns, therefore be snre that yonr Hats are sent to our Bleachery, 342 Congress Street, and take no other. my5 cod2w I£W lauidby: THE undersigned having assumed charge of a new and spacious Laundry would respectfully an nounce that he is prepared to do washing for Steam ers, Hotel*, Families, Ac., with special : tteniior paid to Ladies Dresses, Skirts. Laces, Gents* Shirts and every description of fine washing. This Laundry beinj provided with the newest and most approved Machinery, and experienced help, the Proprietor believes he can guarantee i*eriect satisfac tion to to his customers. Location, Bradbury’s Court, En trance on Fore near India St. JOHN SPENCER, Snporinten lent. Lato Steward ot St’r Jobn Brooks, Boston and Port land Line feb3dlyr Leavitt, Burnham & Co., WHOLESALE & RETAIL DEALERS IK ICE. No* 14 Cross Sfc'cet, Portland. Orders left at Ice Office, 14 Cross St., or wiih J. C Proctor, 93 Exchango St., will be promptly attended to. lypnre Ice supplied fur all purposes in any quantities and at the aplQ LOWEST RATES. iatf Saw Gummer & Sharpener. A CHEAP, simple. Mid durable Machine—easily operated and running wneels from 8x4 inches to 12 x linch. Price of Machine, - - $15. Wheels which bevelled, double bevelled and round face from $2.12 to $7.35, according to thick ness. Heavier Machines $70 and $90, run ning Wheels up to 24 inches In diameter. For illustrated Pamphlets or Photographs, audresj THK TANITK CO., myScod3m_Stroudsburg, Monroe Co-, Pa. IF l'OD WANT TO FIT A DIFFICULT FOOT — GO TO — PALMER’S, 132 Middle Street, Where you can get a wide or narrow, full or slim Boot Just the width and length that will be easy and graceful, and enjoy the rare luxury et wearing a per fect fitting Boot. * ___myloodCw Horse and Sleigh for Sale A FINE driving, well broke and stylish fonr year old COLT, with Sleigh, Harness and Kobes tor sale at a bargain. Apoly at FLUn STREET STABLES, dec!3__l>’«. IQ Pl.w Ntrey.t Newburyport Russets ? lOO Bbls. O In m vg, li ^ * L LIA .11 ALLEN, 1R. | -—-- - Notice. T. H. IV T-HTON, retires from our firm from and after this date. _ „ C. A. WESTON * CO. Portland, Fob. 6th, 1873. my3d2w THE PRESS. SATURDAY MORNING. MAY 10, 1878 Gossip and Gleanings. The daughter of the late Prevost Paradol entered a convent. fW h!!*' T* Put iu «'* TitUburg Post Ot Lav’a Bed°.‘ 'liraCteJ 1° C*pt' Jack’ aiul'oie Bull"ror\h'Vacha.npi*n»hinD*n;, Ric0 jsfsasf" * Some desperate individual has written to a Kansas paper, trying to explain who Donald McKay is. The attempt creates hut little re mark, as most everybody believes that Donald McKay is nobody. A new and effective method of muzzling dogs has been introduced. The muzzle is placed just behind the car, and by manipulat ing a thing commonly called a trigger, the safety of the public is assured. A minister in Lexington, Ky., lately said in the pulpit that he had seen a pack of cards and a backgammon-board in the parlor of a member of his church, and several pious men scolded their wives for carelessness that night. Donn Piatt has become interested in a Quaker paper. Donn is a bom fighter, cither with pen or s^ord; hut he has lived so long in close contiguity to the Indian Bureau that his peaceful instincts are evidently getting the better of him. A semi-scientific contemporary insists on the hygienic necessity of “sleep obtained two hours before midnight, when the negative forces are in operation.” We think we eoold understand this, perhaps, if some one would explain what a “uegative force” is. Parepa sang a Greek song at Cairo, recent ly. There was to be a concert iu half-a-doz en languages, and the Greek basso fell sick, and Madame Parepa, though knowing noth ing of the language, mastered it sufficiently in twelve hours to give the song so well that the public nearly went mad over her.” A youDg clerk in a Dubuque fancy store, who been requested by a lady customer to send home a spool of thread which she had purchased, hired an express wagon, in which he placed the spool, and so drove to the lady’s residence, where he deposited the spool in the hall, endwise, like a barrel. Dr. Reid, the celebrated medical writer, was requested by a lady ot literary eminence to call at her house. “Be sure you recollect the address, said 6he, as she quitted the room, “No. 1 Chesterfield street.” “Madame,” said the doctor, “I am too great an admirer of politeness not to remember Chesterfield, and, I fear, too selfish ever to forget number one.” Miss E. Stuart Phelps writes of Miss Smiley the Quakeress preacher, in the Independent, as a woman whose very name, but a year or two since, was strange to the ear of the gen eral public; who has received neither a theo logical diploma nor a ministerial ordination nor even a license to preach; who has a voice as sweet as a robin's, and a face as serene as a Madonna’s, and courage as resolute as an apostle’s and a purpose as fixed as a Quaker's and who wears her bonnet into the pulpit be Jfettlng for Windows and Doonu ’ If we would have cool parlors, dining rooms, kitchens and bed-rooms, during the hot summer, we must have mosquito netting or wire gauze in all our windows, and if possible, at the doors also. Window blinds cannot take the places of netting or gauze, because they exclude so much of the cool eve ning and night air, and although they are very essential and needful to shut out the hot sunshine, and the beating storm, yet they will not answer all our needs. Mosquito netting can be purchased at a very cheap rate, and the ‘’gude mon” can easily make or procure some frames to fit all tne windows, wbictr can be either painted white, or st lined a dark red to match the sashes of the windows. Then dark blue, pink, green or white mosquito netting can be easily stretched and ticked over them by the skillful fingers of house-mother; and after she has used th m for one summer,nothing could persuade her to go without them another sea son. They will exclude mosquitoes, flies, moths, and all other inscsts, and will not ex clude the fresh, cool air. They are very easi ly taken out. and put in; or they can be so ar ranged that the windows can he closed on damp, cool days. Any woman can tack a piece of the netting across the lower half of the w indow on the outside of the sash, if that is the only means she can employ. The wire gauze requires a workman’s handling, and it can be made into permanent shades'which will withstand all weathers. When we have tried the good effect of these shades, wn must also have the doors at tended to. A slight framework of piue can be made, and fastened to the outer door door posts by means of strong hinges; and with a hasp to fasten it with, and a handle to open it by, we can bid defiance to flies and mos quitoes both by day and night. Common tools and a little ingenuity are needed to pre pare a door, blind, of shade for the outer kitchen piazza, which will add far beyond its cost to the comfort of tho cook and hi use wife. Mosquito netting can do duty for the shade when the door frame is ready; but coarse wire netting, such as is used for sieves and the like, would be far preferable, because it would last for a long time, while the cotton netting is usually destroyed in two years. In u ing the cotton netting, however, for the windows, it is well to select the pure white ft r the parlor, pink for the chambers, and green or blue for the kitchcD, pantry and milk room. Recent Publication*. Pnyuou, I) union and Scribner .Vlanual of Pcananuohip. This volume of 112 pages is a strictly prac tical handbook on the art of teaching pen manship. It is a brief and comprehensive text-book, and well calculated to meet the wants of those who teach writiDg. The treat ment of the subject is e’ear and complete. The volume contains a full statement of the most approved methods of conducting classes in penmanship, and a systematic description of the formation of every letter, illustrated by over one hundred and fifty cuts and five full page illustrations, thus presenting to the eye every important point treated of in the text. It is thoroughly practical in its charac ter, and judiciously avoids all unmeaning flourishes aud gyrations of the pen, too often found in works on penmanship. Published by Woolwortb, Ainsworth & Co. New York and Chicago. For sale by Fessen den Brothers. niSCELI/ANEOl* NOTICE*. We are coming Father Horace, Five hundred thousand strong; We have thrown away our crutches. In health we move along. More than one million people, men and aalj mals have been cured of Rheumatism, Swell ings, Stiff Joints, and lameness, by Centaur Liniment, are joining tho crowd and shouting out its praise. It effects more remarkable cures in one day than ail other articles have in one year. Children cry—for Pitcher’s Castoria. it regulate* the stomach, cures wind oohe and causes natural sleep. It is 8 substitute or castor oil. __may8-eodlw*wn Steel Knives and every description of Table Ware Plated, or Keplatcd in the very best man ner at short notice and at a reasonable price, at Atwood’s Kew Rooms, 27 Market Square. febSB-eodtf Twenty ErvK thousand dollara worth *1 Gents’ Furnishing Goods Tery cheap. Whole sale and retail. J. Burleigh, IB Middle street

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