Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, June 2, 1873, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated June 2, 1873 Page 3
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THE PRESS. MONDAY HORSING, JUNE 2, 1S7S. CITY AND VICINITY. New Adrertiwineiita T«-l>ny. AUCTION COLUMN. Choice Plants—F. O. Bailey & Co. ENTERTAINMENT COLUMN. Arrangements for Maine General Hospital Fair. Fair and Leveo— Bath. Musical Club Concert—Rossini Hall. SPECIAL NOTICES. The Best Evidence—Vcgctine. Caucus—Yarmouth. William F. Todd—Watch Maker. K. of P.—Munjoy Lodge. NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. Daucy’s Announcements—2. Proposals—Geo. ihom. Rocky Point Hotel—L. II. Humphreys. To Let—Second Floor. W nted-W. L. Snell. Exoeutor’s Sale—Samuel S. Dunn. Report of Canal Natl »nal Bank. Report of Casco National Bank. Removal—J. H. Haralen. MISCELLANEOUS NOTICES. Western State Normal School. All parties—Mary S. Deoring. The Fays—Army & Navy Hail. Ladies—W. L. Snell._ York Counir Court. BEFORE JPDOE BARROWS. Thursday.—State vs. Stephen Rounds. Indict ment for compound larceny, breaking a pane of glass in the confectionery shop c*f LeviB. Pilsbury at Saco, in the night of May 4th, and stealing one half pound of lozenges. Defence, was intoxicated and foot slipped, and arm went aceidenally through the glass: did not take any lozenges. Verdict guilty. Yeaton for State. Derby for respondent. State vs. Joseph Wakefield. Assault and battery on Charles Day at Kcnnebuukport, May 20th, and threateningly presenting a loaded pistol. Defence, it was not a pistol; it was a crooked um brella handle. I presented it to him to frighten him and make him take back some insulting language. The Judge instructed the jury that if it was an umbrella head and not a pistol, that would be a de fence. The jury returned a verdict of guilty. Sen tence $10 and costs and recognize to keep the peace one year. Yeaton for S*ate. Burbank for respondent. Friday.—State vs. William if. Bowce. Indict mont for adultery with Ilannah A. LittlefleM in Au gust, 1872. Verdict guilty. Yeaton for Slate. Derby with Copland for respondent. State vs. Ilannah A. LiUlefield. Indictment for child murder. Pica not guilty. E. B. Smith and Joseph Dane assigned as counsel for prisoner. Sentences.—Stephen Rounds for breaking square glass and larceny of lozenges, one year at Thomaston. Timothy Collins, for larceny of gold watch, money ^ jewelry, etc., from the room of a factory girl in Bid deford, fifteen months; another indictmeut for simi lar oflence. Saturday.—Richard L. K. Grant In scire facias, vs. Nathaniel L. Thompson, to charge defendant as trustee of Alonzo E. Kimball. Submitted to Bar rows, J. E. B. Smith for plft*. Dane & Bourne for deft. Inhabitants of Sanford, applts., from decision of County Commissioners locating town way on petition of Thomas Goodale & als. Report of committee af firming decision of Comfuissioners. Lowe for Sanford. Kimball for petitioners. Court adjourned to Monday, June 9th, 2 p. when the case of Wagner will be tried. Mnpcrior C ourt. MAY TERM, SYM0ND8, J., PRESIDING. Saturday.—Moore vs. City of Portland. This is an action to recover damages for an alleged breach tf contract with reference to the construction of the Marginal Way. Ad damnum $30,000. The plaintiff claims that in the fall of 1871 ho en tered Into a contract with the city to move one hun dred anl seventeen thousand cubic yards of earth work, furnish two thousand piles and spurshorcs, driven and ^secured, and one hundred aud sixty five thousand feet of plank, for which hew .as to receive the sum of forty-seven thousand six hundred and seventy-five dollars; and that it was further mutual ly agroed that in case the full quantity of earth, piles and plank which the plaintiff had agreed to move and furnish should not bo required in tlio comple tion of the work abatement should be made as fol lows: thirty cents per cubic yard for earth excava tion ; piling four dollars per pair, and planking at the rate of thirteen dollurs per thousand. Plaintiff w n to work under this contract, and after he had moved 63,491 yards of earth lie was ordered by the city to stop, as the apppopriations had been expended, and he claims that the damages to him resulting from this stoppage wa* $3300, and on abatements he tlaims $2900. He further claims that as a part of the 117, 003 yards of filling he was to be allowed 30,000 yards of harbor dredging; but that the plan of construc tion was afterwards changed by the city, which ren dered it impossible to use the dredging, and that he was thereby damaged $2200. The defence is not as yet opened and it is impossi ble to state what it is. Mattocks & Fox for pi ft'. Libby for defts. MLanicipal Court. BEFORE JUDGE MORRIS. Saturday.—William Parr, search and seizure. Sentenced to imprisonment three months. Appeal ed. James McGlinchy, search and seizure. Fined $50. Appealed. Haskell. Putnam. Webb. Joseph L. Tukey, libellant vs. liquors seized on premises of James McGlinchy. Forfeited. Appeal ed. Haskell. Putnam. _Webb. Brief Jotting*. The quarterly session of Cumberland Lodge of Good Templars will meet with Evergreen Lodge at Morrill’s Corner, Deering, to-morrow, commencing at 10 o’clock a. m. The bugs and the drought are injuring early vegetables, especially cabbages. The Deering horse-cars transported over three thousand i>assengers on decoration day. A boy employed at Pond Cove, Cape Eliza- I beth, by Mr. W. F. Safford, recently fell upon an old scythe in a grass field and was badly cut in the side. Dr. Dana dressed the wound. Don’t forget to procure seats for St. Peter before they are all taken. It is said that Rev. Mr. Bolmer will remain for the present with St. Paul’s church. The merry month of May belied her name and went off panting. After St. Peter. What? The Hospital Fair. The air was fragrant yesterday with the faint sweet smell of lilacs just bursting into blos som. June came up to the scratch singling yester day. A young man on Congrcs3 street Saturday night was called a “brute” because he acciden tally stopped on a lady’s trailing dress, worn, probably, to conceal hideous feet. Ladies should bear in mind that trails are not fit for street wear. In Europe they are only worn on the street by women of doubtful reputation. A package of black lace, “cut on tbe bias’* (is that correct), was picked up near the Press office Saturday, aud now awaits an owner. Much complaint is made concerning the de struction of small birds near the Grave’s Hill road by certain amateur sportsmen of this city. If the offence be repeated it is proposed to ar rest the budding nimrods. The Musical Club give a coucert at Rossini Hall for the benefit of the Hospital fund on the 4th inst. Tickets are now for sale at Lowell’s and Stockbridge’s. Sixty dollars was realized for tbe Hospital fund at the performance of “Peep O’Day by the Emerald Club. Some kind and anonymous person has sent a barrel of flour to the Hospital Headquarters, aud the Treasurer is anxious to know to whom to credit it. .rrot. c. i-. Brackett of Bowdoiu College, was in tjwn Saturday for the purpose of testifying before the Municipal Court. He has been an alysing some ‘'hop beer,” and finds that it con tains 3J per cent as alcohol. “Small beer.” A collision of teams on Park street Saturday evening eansed considerable excitement aud some damage. The lumber in Barnum’g reserved seats has been bought at a bargain by the Overseers of the Pool to be used In some building about the Alms Hot’se. The Anna Scarbird concert troupe is at the Falmouth. It lias just returned from St. John, X. B., and gives an entertainment at Ports mouth, N. H., this evening. The proper thing to do now is to go over to the Hospital Fair Headquarters, jiurehase an umbrella, and then return the raiu-sliedder to the managers. A well-known member of the Cumberland Bar has set the example. The dust flew at the corner of Lincoln and Wilmot yesterday afternoon as two dogs were about to part. One dog had been dusting the hide of another. A pig-stye on Larch street was set on fire by some hoys about six o’clock last evening. They had probably been reading Charles Lamb, aud wanted some roast pig a la chinois. They would do well to turn thtir attention to the perusal of the revised statutes. The Park was excellently well patronized last evening. It seemed so rural that many made calves of themselves. A polar wave swept over the city Saturday night. People who had been complaining of the hot weather begged pardon piteously. There was a brilliant display of Northern light last night. As will be seen by onv miscellaneous notices the Fays will continue their surprising exhibi tions a week longer. The Preble House is being fitted up for sum mer travel. There is a petition on foot asking tlie City Government to employ tlio Portland Hand to give an out-door concert 0110 evening in each week. Music is needed to sootho the savage breasts of the young loafers on Congress street who persist in insulting every woman that pass 63 Two sons of Mr. Fessenden, aged nine and twelve years, went down the harbor on a boat ing excursion Saturday, and did not return when evening set in, thus causing great anxie ty to their friends. They returned late at night, having made the tour of Hog Island. P O S of A.—Saturday evening Camp No. l.of the State of Maine,Patriotic Order Sons of America, was instituted at Arcana Hall by H. .1, Stager, National Secretary. This is tlie first Camp as yet instituted in this state, hut it starts out with a good list of charter members, who are not alone able to build up a good Camp but may pioneer the organization of many oth ers in this section of the country. As this ord er is new to many of our readers we- will hero give a brief review of its objects and present standing. The Order was first organized in 1847 and continued in existence until the breaking out of the late war, when a general enlistment of its members compelled its suspension. Up to that date it had made considerable progress, as subordinate Camps were to be formed in all the New England and Middle States, as well as in the majority of the Western and Southern States. In lSGli the Order was re-organized in Pennsylvania,and to-day there are State Camps in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, New Jer sey and Maryland, representing from fifteen to two hundred subordinate camps each. In such States as have no State Camp, (it takes ten subordinate camps to form a State Camp,) the National Camp exercises jurisdiction. At pres ent the headquarters of the order are at Phila delphia. Pennsylvania leads the list in having the greatest number of members, and shows nearly twenty-five thousand members under its jurisdiction. The National camp has been under way but one year, and consequently lit tle effort has as yet been made to extend the Order, but at its next annual sitting in Juno, at New Y'ork city, measures will be provided whereby the subordinate camps of tlie Order will be extended in every State of tlie Union. me principles ot the organization are,hrst, pat riotism. By it is meant a devoted love for the free institutions cf our country, of which edu cation in our common schools is the safe guard, our national constitution and laws the basis, and our eternal vigilance the guarantee. Remembrance is the next; believing that char ity should begin at home the members attend their sick, bury their dead, and contribute to the support of the widows and orphans of de ceased brethren. Fidelity to each other, a be lief in an allwise God, in the Holy Bible in our bauds, a disbelief in the infallibility of any man, a contempt for political corruption aud a firm determination never to yield up America’s rights into the hands of America’s enemies, concludes their distinctive character. Any man who is eighteen years of age, born under the flag of the United States, obedient to law in his habits aud calling, can become a member. In excluding natives of other coun tries from their camp-fires, the Order does not do so in any spirit of hatred or national jeal ousy, but claim for themselves the right, as they grant to others, the privilege of fraterniz ing. The Order is not partizan in character, neither does it administer any political obliga tion, believing that Americans, as well as those who accept our hospitality,if educated properly will vote right and place only good and true men iu power. There are three degrees iu the Order, the Red, White and Bine, attainable iu progression. The ceremonies are instructive and beautiful, and based upon the history of our country. The following is a list of the officers of the new Camp: Fast President, G. Curtis Ham; President, Albert Hawes; Vice President, Franklin Berry; Master of Forms, Abijah Purinton; Secretary, Frank B. Richards; Ass’t Secretary, Oliver Hodsdon; Financial Sec , E. H. Bennett; Chaplain, Samuel W. Rogers; Conuctor, Wm. L. Ham; Guards, George M. Call aud Alanson Ordway; Sentinels, John W. Cortland and Daniel Avery; Trustees, E. H. Burns, Franklin Enstis, J. P. Torry. Com. Transportation to the Banger Con vention* Arrangements have been made as follows, for railroad and steamboat fares to the Republi can State Convention in Bangor, June 19. Maine Central.—Half fare tickets will be sold from the offices where delegates start,good from the 13th to the 20th, inclusive. A special train will leave Lewiston at 5 o’clock the morn ing of the convention, airiving in Bangor at 10.30, and returning the same evening. Dele gates from the western part of the State and Bath must take the regular train. Grand Trunk.—Delegates from the towus along the line of that road, will be furnished tickets to Danville and return for one and one third fares. Tickets will be furnished by th e station agent, to whom the delegate must pre sent a certificate which will be provided by Col. F. E. Shaw, member of the State commit tee. There will be no other than regular trains. European & North American. President Jewett, in the temporary absence of the Super intendent, writes that there is no doubt but what half faie tickets will be issued to the con vention by that road and its connections,includ ing Bangor and Piscataquis. Portland and Bangor Steamer. — The company limning the City of Richmond will take delegates and others from Portland and intermediate points, to Bangor and retnrn for one fare. When purchasing tickets, those go ing to the convention will give their names to the clerk, and pay full fare, and be furnished with a free pass returning. The boat leaves Portland at ten o’clock Wednesday evening, be fore the convention. The other roads have not yetbeen heard from. Body Found.—Yesterday morning, about eight o’clock, Mr. Coburn, who was standing near Galt’s Wharf, perceived a body which had been left exposed by the tide in a nearly up right position, imbedded in the mud at the foot of the dock. He fished the body out and deliv ered it to Coroner Gould, who had it placed in the Eastern Cemetery for identifica ion. Some time in the afternoon the body was identified as that of Howard Farrar, a young married man, 21 years old, who has been missing about nine weeks. Our readers will remember that about that date we spoke of a cry and a sudden plunge near Galt’s Wharf. It was at that time, undoubtedly, that Farrar came to his death. The body was very much disfigured aud was only identified by the clothing, and by the mu tilated condition of the fingers of the left hand. Dr. True was, by request of the relatives, call ed to view the hotly, but found no marks of violence upon it. Under the circumstances Coroner Gould judged an inquest to be unnec essary, and only a source of expense to the city. _ The Floral Festival.—The Floral Festi val at City Hall Saturday evening, was a mark ed success, and agreeably surprised all who at tended it. Though much was expected, so complete a triumph was not looked for. The large uumber of children, arrayed in white with a dash of pink now and then, had a very pretty effect. The singing was excellent, .some of it noticeably so. The trio by the Misses Leavitt and Miss King won great favor with the audience, and the solo “Going Home with Willie” by Miss Annie Leavitt, called forth a double encore. Great credit is due to Mr. Fitch for his admirable management of the af fair, and the large audience which filled the Hall have occasion to thank him for a remark ably pleasant evening’s entertainment. BATTUE OF N EWBDRN.—Boswortll Post will bring ou the “Battle of Newbern" in lirst dass style at Music Hall on the evenings of the 5th and Glh inst. Extraordinary exertions have been made to “mount” the play with a careful regard to the time, place and circumstances of its action, and our readers may rest assured that it will bo put upon the boards in a manner worthy of being witnessed. Reserved seats aro now for sale at Stockbridge’s. Lectures and Demonstrations.—Prof. I. Stearns begins a series of lectures on psycholo gy at Army and Navy I-Iall this evening. He promises a novel and amusing entertainment.— Judging from the testimonials lie shows the promise will be fulfilled. The demonstrations are claimed to be “laughter-provoking, side splitting and rib-wrenching." If this be the case it will furnish a Cue Celd for items. Dust.—We understand the street sprinklers who are laboring so hard to keep down the dust on many of our principal streets, are to in crease the number of their teams and will make an effort to-day to obtain sufficient sub scription on Commercial street to wet that aw ful dusty thoroughfare, which has been almost insufferable during the past week. Wake TTr.—The 10th of June is near at hand and the Ladies Executive Committee find it necessary to learn wliat is to be expected from those towns or individuals in tlie State who do not propose to be represented by a tabic at the Fair, but wlio do propose to make dona tions. That there are many such we know, but our knowledge must bo more definite. Will not those ladies or organizations who intend to make douatious, or who wish to ask any ques tions relative to the matter, communicate im mediately with Mrs. J. T. Gilman, President of the Ladies Executive Committee? 1 aucy and useful articles are of courso solic ited, but the Committee also desire contribu tions of gutter, eggs, pickles, cheese and house hold articles of every description. There is to he a “kitcheu table;” therefore such articles, no matter how small the amount, will he espe cially acceptable.. All articles addressed to “Maine General Hospital Fair, Portland.” will he forwarded free of charge by the railroads, and delivered, freo of charge by the express companies. During the eight days of the Fair, Congress Hall, near City Hall, will be open day and eve ning, for the accommodation of visitors from out of town. It is to be used as a place of de posit for packages, clothing, &c., and responsi ble persons will be in attendance to take charge of the hall and to furnish all needed iuformo tion to strangers. Mary S. Deering, Secretary. Police Notes.—An Italian vender of ima ges was arrested by officer Crowell Saturday night, for stealing some cotton wool batting rom the Boston boat. Ho wanted it to deco rate the heads of his images. An overcoat was stolen from tho stable of Francis O. Woodbury yesterday noon, Some one saw it on a carriage seat and anticipating auotber polar wave, took it to himself. Officers Miles and Joues arrested a sailor for terribly beating a Pearl street resident, who was loafing in front of Nelson Leighton’s es tablishmen about one o’clock yesterday morn ing. The sailor took refuge in Leighton’s es tablishment, but was dragged out by the offl ters. Officer Miles arrested Patrick Quinn on Fore street Saturday night for assaulting Jack Braun. There were seven drunks at the station last night, two of them being women. Real Estate.—F. O. Bailey & Oo. sold a building oti Hill street, 44x (id, Saturday. Al so a lot of the same size ou Ellsworth street.— F. G. ratlerson was the purchaser. The third lot was withdrawn. J. S. Bailey & Oo. have sold at auction the Landers property, No. 23 Spring street, for $3100 to Sirs. A. M. Henry. F. G. Patterson has sold his residence,No. 1G Bramhall street, to Sewall Haskell, on private terms. A story and a half house iu Bee ring, near Morrill’s Corner, has been sold by F. G. Patter son to George II. Beale. Mission School Concert.—The Mission Sabbath School held in Mission Chapel at the end of Beering’s bridge, gave their first con cert last evening. It was a decided success in every particular’ This school is supported by Plymouth and Free Street Sabbath Schools; Plymouth provides the Superintendent, Mr. Hinckley, ar.d Free Street the teachers. A large number from Free Street School were present last evening and assisted greatly in the singing. The fact of two of their best lady teachers leaving made it an occasion of unusu al interest. Fire.—The Portland & Rochester railroad depot at Buxton Centre, was consumed by fire Saturday morning. It was not a very valuablo piece of property, and the loss can ho estimated low down in the hundreds. The building caught fire by sparks from the passing engine of a freight train. The Cotton Manufacturing OompanV.— The Board of Manufacturers will recommend the City Government to exempt tlio capital of the Casco Manufacturing Company from taxa tion. When this enterprise is successfully started it will doubtless be followed by others. Rocky Point Hotel.—Thi3 popular Sum mer Resort on Narragausett Bay will be open for the reception of guests June ‘25th. .«ISt KI.I.A.VKOIN NOTICES. The wonderful Fays remain another week by request. Exhibit every night, Ante-rooms, Army andNavy Hall Startling Pbenomina and Thrilling effect. Ladies!—All who are iu seach of fine Mil linery at low prices should visit W. L. Snell’s 337 Congress Street, where are Ilats and Bon nets, trimmed and untrimmed! Also a rare assortment of rich Flowers and materials of all kinds, whicli have been purchased so that they can and will be sold at very low prices. Just price these Goods before purchasing. Sale of ipiported Marsailles quilts and liueu goods. F. O. Bailey & Co. display a lot of ele gant Marsailles quilts and fine linen goods to be sold at their salesrooms to-day. The quilts are said to be the finest lot ever sold in this city. _ Western State Normal School.—The an nual examinatien and graduating exercises at the Farmington Normal School will take placo Thursday and Friday, June 12th and 13th. The public examination will take place Thursday aud the graduating exercises Friday. Ballard's orchestra willgive a concert Thursday evening. All parties having fancy articles for Maine General Hospital Fair are earnestly requested to give notice of place of deposit, to Mrs. Bion Bradbury, 32 Park street; as the Ladies’ Ex Committee will inspect prices on Thursday,Fri day and Saturday, June 5tb, Gth and 7th. Marts. Beering, Sec’y. jun2d3t Harper’s Bazar.—This beautiful weekly publication is a welcome visitor to the parlor circle. The number for the ensuing week has been received by Fessenden Brothers, Lancas ter Hall and B. Wentworth, 337 Congress, cor ner of Oak street. Second-Hand Furniture, Carpets,Stoves &c., sold less than quarter price. Abram & Bros. 125 Federal St., under U. S. Hotel. may31tf If you want to get Sbavcd or your Hair Cut, go to Perry’s Hotel Hair Dressing Rooms. maj30-tf For Loss of Appetite, Dyspepsia, Indiges tion, Depression of Spirits and General Debili ty, in various other forms, Fekro-Piiospiioea ted Elixir of Calisaya made by Caswell, Hazard & Co., New York, and sold by all druggists, is the best tonic. As a stimulant tonic for patients recovering from fever or oth er sickness, it has no equal. If taken during the season it prevents fever and ague and other intermittent fevers._ may21-4wt Steel Knives and every description of Table Ware Plated, or lleplated in the very best man ner at short notice and at a reasonable price, at Atwood’s New Rooms, 27 Market Square. fcb25-eodtf Lotiirop, Deyens & Co. have the new China hoard shades They are a great improvement on the old style rustic shades. Call and see them. No. Cl Exchange street. maylStf If you want a good Refrigerator, call at Nutter Bros. & Co., 29 Market Sunare. may9-lf Now is the time to have your window screens made. Lothrop, Dcvens & Co. have received a large quantity of German linen aud cotton gauze, green wire, &c. No. 61 Exchange St. mayl7tf Vases and Bouquet Holders for Cemeteries and Public Gardens. Send for price list. Nutter Bios. & Co., 29 Market Square, Port lend. _ mayO-tf W. C. Beckett, 137 Middle street has.just returned'from Bostou with another lot of fancy coatings and pantaloon goods, which will do you good to look at, and more good if you pur chase them. may23-3w MINOR TELEGRAMS. Dr. Brown, sentenced to ten years in Sing Sing for assaulting Murray, the New York gas bill collector, died in prison last night. A packago of eight Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 7 per cent, bonds were lost in Boston They were of the now issue, num Hi58 t0 20®5' Payment has been stopped. rfrtL, ?dl*>gh, who was recently arrested by RnJhJ'f n released. rent tiio™*!111*13 of Carlists continue to inter ccpt tiie railway trains and plunder the passen Wi^nn Ene Up«,®*p'0>ion in the colliery near miners’andThe dS'! ,t’H; instant death of six property.^ tiou in Constantinople, Fiftv^if0*13 co,lfla=-'? stroyed before the flames werecheS ^ d lhe new government of Fr ,. abandon the commercial treaty WiU,i.’rvP0’?C3 E. T. Hammond, Indian areiit diA.i ,ngla,’,d’ at St. Bernandino. Cal. ' d,ed recently G. F. Train sailed to Europe in time to nro vent his summons to testify in the Union Paeif ic railroad case. A Washington despatch denies the recent un favorable statement against Judge Durnell of New Orleans. BY TELEGRAPH. MATTERS IN MAINE. A Cool Item. Lewiston, May 31,—The thermometer this morning was dowu to 38 degrees, a change of 52 degrees since Wednesday. Slight frosts are reported on low grounds. NEW YORK. The Brturn «f Plunder to the Waterford Bank. New Youk, May 30.—The total amount of stolen bonds, stocks, &c., returned by the burg lars to Waterford Bank will exceed $300,000.— The result of the acquittal of Pete Curley, who was tried at Ballston last week and the begin ning of the present week, verifies the assertion that this acquittal was by agreement with the b ink burglars to be followed by a return of the registered U. S. bonds, railroad stock, &c., tak en from the bank. The negotiable bonds were long since disposed of and could not be returned under any agreement.Those who lost by the bur glary will now receive from 50 to 70 per cent, of their loss. There is much rejoeing in conse quence, but loud threats are now freely mut tered against Peter Curley should he ever show himself in the vicinity. The Slcnmer Cromwell. New York, May 31.—The owners of the steamship George Cromwell, now over due at New Orleans from this port, feel no uneasiness as to her safety, she being a very strong sea worthy boat. She has five first-class life-boats She had only seven passengers who, with thir ty officers and crew could be accommodated in the life-boats. Liocnwa, The Board of Excise have classified licenses into five grades. The first-class, hotels and bar rooms will pay $250 a year; the secone class, ho tels and restaurant, $150; saloons, where liquor is sold aud drank on the premises, $100; where liquors in quantities less than five gallons, such as drug stores, $60; and ale and beer saloons, $30. Naval Cadets. An Annapolis dispatch states tweniy-eigut cadets graduated yesterday at the Naval Acad emy. Admiral Davis delivered tlie address and Secretary Robeson distributed diplomas. The names of the graduating class are as follows: W. H. Schotze of Missouri, C. W. Deering of Maine, G. Fowler of Massachusetts, T. B. Howard at large, \V. C. Cowles of Connecticut, S. W. B. Diehl of Pennsylvania, C. J. Bodger at large, A. A. Nicholson at large, L. Young of Kentucky, R. J. Nicholson of Pennsylvania, J. P. Underwood of Michigan, F. A. Wilbur of New York, C. F. Putnam ot Illinois, F. Tyler of Michigan, H. Morrell of New York, E. B Underwood at large, A. L. Case at large, W. F. F. Halsey of Louisiana, M. A. Shufeldt of Connecticut, J. C. Lernly of North Carolina, W. W. Winder of New Hampshire, C. E. Muse of Maryland, J. B. Robinson at large, J. W. Bacon of North Carolina, A. Reynolds of Mary land. Cunubalism. A letter from the Fejee Islands states that the mountain savages killed a family of whites named Burnes and soino Polyneasian laborers, altogether 10. The whites, whose badies were found, were horribly mutilated. Some of the bodies were carried away for Canibal feast. The Hoboken Fire. The fue at Hoboken broke out about 5 a. nr, and in a few minutos the ferry house and the offices of the Delaware & Lackawanna Rail way were in flames. Four trains in the depot had fire up, and were run out and seved. Four freiget cars were burned. The total loss, includ inellie depot and docks,is estimated at $55,000 Various Hallers, Oliver Charlick announces that he will not for the present at least, resign from the Poilce Commission. Mayor Havemeyer, who says the appointment of Mr. Charlick is the very best of all he made, made a personal request that he remain in the Police Board. The spotted fever is what afflicts tho Coney Island Railroad Co.’s horses The subscriptions to the Greeley statue amount to $10,633. An effort is making to effect a settlement with the creditors of the late banking house of Bowles Brothers by a payment of 50 per cent, of the indebtedness free ot expense to the cred itors. Train leaves at ouca for Europe, after insti tuting proceedings for $50,000 damages each against Surgeon 'General Hammor.d, Doctors Clymer, Parsons Andreas and Cross for malic ious libel. He also begins suits against William E. Dodge, Morris K. Jersup, Anthony Com stock, Judge Davis, District Attorney Phelps and others, whom he charges were instrumen tal in keeping him in prison. Governor Dix takes two weeks vacation.— Between two hundred aud three hundred bills are still before him unsigned, but he has the whole year for their consideration. About 1800 were introduced into tho Legislature, of which 1182 went to a third reading, and about 1000 were passed Henry Ward Beecher made no allusion in liis Friday lecture-room talk to the extraordinary covenant published yesterday. The general toue of all tho orations in this vicinity yesterday, the most of which were de livered to soldiers, was that of conciliation and friendless to all former opponents. It is said that the $300,000 robbed from the Bank of England bv the forgeries of MacDon ald will be absorbed by American lawyers, de tectives and others Dr. Brown, sentenced to ten years in Sing Sing for assaulting Murray, the New York gas bill collector, died in prison last night. H. O. Peuticost, an open communion Bap tist, having difficulty with bis church at Rock vill, L. I.,preferred resigning to a church inves tigation. New York, June 1.—In tho match yesterday between American Girl and Harry, the former won, time 2.231-2—2.21 1-2—2.201-4—2 20 3-4. The weather to-day is extraordinary line, the churchi s and parks are crowded. WASHINGTON. A ('•misled Claim. Washington, Slay 31—A curious quarrel has arisen between tho Clerk of the House of Representatives and the photographer Brady, concerning an historical cnair taken from the House some nine years ago. Brady borrowed it for he purpose of taking the picture of Lin coln shortly before his assassination. Brady has retained it since and has used it on import ant occasions. Tbaddeus Stevens occupied it when the pho tograph of the impeachmeut managers was taken. It was overlooked at the recent sale. A friend of Mr. Stevens has learned its where abouts and desired to purchase. Mr. Brady refused to surrender it, claiming that it was a gift to him from President Lincoln. The Clerk of the House has made a demand for the prop erty and threatens litigation. The Civil Service Beard. The Civil Service Advisory Board will not conclude its session to-day, as has been ex pected. It is represented by a member of the Board that the report will substantially endorse the Elliott system with some modifications in details. The report will not be made for sev eral days. Internal Hcvcuuc Receipt*. The amouuj of internal revenue receipts to day are $031,911; tho total for the month is $12,353,197; and $106,910,222 are the total re ceipts for the fiscal year thus far, which is only $2,983,978 less than the estimate of the com missioner for the entire fiscal year. The pres ent indications are that the receipts during June will make a total at least of $8,000,000 in excess of the estimates. i ue mcuean ttam. The Mexican Minister has not yet received a full official account of the particulars attend ing Gen. McKenzie’s operations against the Diapans and Kiekapoos, and therefore is not prepared to present the case to our government with a view to an explanation. There is no doubt hut that these will he placed on the ground of duty of the government to protect its citi zens and punish all hostile invaders on its soil whenever found, the Mexican government be ing unwilling or unable to prevent such incur sion. It is said in military circles that the ope tions of McKenzie will doubtless serve as a warning to all armed bands who cross to our territory for plundering or murderous purposes. It is not thought in diplomatic quarters that any change will be made in the Freucli lega tion at Washington. The Parfiic-Jfobilicr Sait. Nothing has been heard at the Department of Justice as to the course to be pursued by the defeniants in the suit against the Union Paci fic railroad Co. Ono of tho couusel for the government says the defendants will of course use every possible means to defeat the bill in equity aud that any astute lawyer could force their line of proceeding, which includes a de nial of the constitutionality of the act of Con gress authorizing the suit to be brought against parties connected with the Union Pacific and Credit Mobilier corporations. No one in offi cial circles can form an opinion as to the dura tion of tho suit, further than that several years will elapse before it can be brought to a termin ation. Street Improvements. Washington, June 1.—Another loan of $4, 000,000 payable in 38 years, is proposed to con tinue the street improvements under tho direc tion of the Board of Public Works of the Dis trict of Columbia. A bill having been iulro duccd in legislature for that purpose. Treasury Bulletin The Secretary of tho Treasury has directed the Assistant Treasurer in New York to give notice that during the month of June, he will purchase $500,000 in bonds on the first and third Wednesdays each, and will sell $2,000, 000 gold oil the first and third Thursdays eaet, and Sl.500,000 on the second and fourth Thurs days each. In all he will sell $7,000,000 gold, aud purchase $1,000,000 bonds. Various Thieves. Boston, June 1.—The messenger of the Re vere National bank, Allen, disappeared last Thursday with checks ana drafts amounting to about $30,000, on which ho raised $8000 cash. What he did with the remainder is unknown, though possibly he may have converted them into money otherwise than at hanks. Just be fore he left tho bank Thursday morning,he was informed his services would not be required here after June 1. Robert N. Dudley is under arrest in Boston, charged with receiving and disposing of drafts and other valuables stolen from the mails. His alleged accomplice was R. M. Wales, a route postal clerk between Toledo and Buffalo, who was arrested about a year ago. Dudley is said to have made over $50,000 by his operations. He had recently purchased a handsome cottage In Mattapau, near Boston, under the name of E. H. Purcell, and fitted it up with much lux ury. The establishment was taken possession of yesterday by government officers, and its oc. cupant committed to jail. He will probably be sent west for trial. Frederick Goss, aged 17, was drowned Satur day at Laconia, N. H., whilo sailing. THE HODOCS. CAPT. JACK AGAIN ESCAPES. Camp on Banks of Fellow Creek, 21 miles north of Boyles’ Camp, Tide Lake Penin sular, May 29.—The cavalry anil artillery com mands and Warm Spring Indians under Col. Green,left Boyles’ camp at 2 o’clock this mom ing, and rode in hot haste to Clear Lake, where Gen. Davis issued special orders for the scouts. Bogus Charley, Steamboat Frank Sliacknasty Jim and Hooker Jim, accompanied tu® expedition to lead the way to Capt. Jack’s Willow Creek retreat, They led the troops to a point near Jack’s retreat, within a mile of his stronghold. Col. Hasbrouck passed up the north side of the creek with his squadron, and Capt. Jackson's squadron went over the creek along the south side. Capt. Hasbrouck, having a mile further to travel than Capt. Jackson, did not arrive at the stronghold in time to accom plish the desired coilnectiou. Jack was never theless, surprised. At 2o’clock this afternoon, Jackson’s men came across two pickets on a bluff near the creek, and ran them through the juniper to Jack’s retreat. The fleeing Modocs cried out “run quick, run quick, the soldiers are coming.” Capt. Jackson deployed his skir

mishers along the face of the bluff, and though expecting to receive a heavy fire, the men ran to the front like deer, under the lead of their officers. Suddenly, the Modocs, conversant with English, cried out, “surrend r wiyio tight? we ta*k P«ace; we like peace talk.” Bos ton Charley, the murderer of Kev. Dr Thomas, came in full view,and was immediately covered by a dozen rifles. Charley offered to surrender, and was allowed to come into camp. As he fewred the Warm Spring scouts, lie threw down Ins rifle and extended his hands in token of friendship, and the proffered member was cor dially grasped by the scouts. ^naney was tnen passed to the rear under a guard. Next ho was taken to the other Modoc captives and by them interviewed. He said that several of Capt. Jack’s best warriors wanted to leave him and come to our camp and volunteered to put up a job. His gun was re turned to him and he was allowed to depart on his mission. Hardly had this arrangement been effected when a rifle in the hand of Steam boat Frank was accidentally discharged. Sev eral Modocs who stood with unlifted hands de camped at this point. The accident was ex plained by Charley and all suspicions of foul play were banished when another accident caused Charley more annoyance. Capt. Has brouck’s crowd reached the edge of the creek as Charley came over the bluff and of course he was gathered as a prisoner the second time. Boston Charley, as peace commissioner, two hours afterwards was sent after the fleeing Mo does, lint failed to Overtake them. Had Has brouck formed the desired connection in time the entire hand would have been killed or cap tured, but it was impossible for liis command to accomplisli the task. His troops did all that could be done by any men. They rodo over fragments of lava and one mile further than the distance iiddenby Capt. Jackson’s com mand. The surprise resulted in the surrender of Boston Charley, l'r';ac;s3 Mary, sister of Capt. Jack, Black Jim’s woman and five other female Modocs, ranging from nine to ninety years of age, and seven ponies and mules. The Modocs actually slipped from the grasp of tho troops. Capt. Jack s retreat this time was in side a canon through which runs Willow Creek. It has precipitous sides, overhanging forty feet high. There arc but few places where the ca non can he entered by troops within six miles of Capt. Jack’s last home. The Modocs escap ed by running down tho canon. So now tho Modoc captives will try to wean more of Capt. Jack’s warriors from him. Longell’s Vallet, May 30.—At G o’clock yesterday morning tho troops left Wilsok Creek camp for a sharp and decisive scout, and u.ct with admirable success. The Warm Springs trailed the Modocs across tho creek and in a north-easterly direction, then duo north, and finally to a rocky cliff by Langell’s Valley on the cast. The halt was broken by a sudden yell from the Warm Spring Indians and cheers from the soldiers,Slid the command of forward was given by Col. Green. Capt, Hasbroucks squadron held another equally important posi tion, and was as usual on time. Along the crest of the bluff and down the steep trail on its sides charged the eutire force of 230 men. Suddenly four rifle shots were fired from the rocks and four bullets buzzed over the soldiers. A lino of skirmishers were deployed along the crc3t of the bluff which started the Modocs from their lair. About this time Scar Face Charlie and two or threo Modocs rushed down the rocks and cried out, “Wo surrender, don’t shoot.” Five Modocs came in and at once hos tilities ceased. Dr. Cabauess of Yreka, a contract surgeon, who has long been acquainted with the Modocs, went np among the rocks and made peace ne gotiations. All the Indians, including Jack, agreed to come in. Cabaness slept with them last night. A few moments since Scar Faced Charley, Old Sconchin and ten warriors surren dered, Capt. Jack and thirty others decamped during the night. Railroad Kpecnlatious. Chicago, May 1.—A number of prominent railroad men are in the city, among them are Horace F. Clark, Augustus Schell, of- New York, John Duff of Boston and John A Tracey. A good deal of interest has been created by the rumor that the New York Central iuterest had obtained control of a mojority of the stock of the North Western and of the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific R, R., and would at the an nual election for directors which occurs here on Wednesday, make a radical change in the man agement by throwing out Mr. Traey and his friends. While it is probably true that Mr. Clark and associates hold a majority of the North Western and a large interest in the Rock Island & Pacific; the Illinois statute which per mits the election of only three directors at any annual election, would prevent an immediate radical change in the management of either road, but it is now understood that the iuterest of tiie New York Central will he the best sub served by retaining Mr. Tracy in the Presiden cy of the roads mentioned, and whoever may be elected to directory on Wednesday will not interfere with the management. THE BENDER MURDERS IN KANSAS. Confession and Suicide of an Accomplice. Parsons, Ks., May 31.—County Attorney Ward returned yesterday from Texas with the body of Nicholas Mouin, or Marion, who is supposed to be an accomplice of the Bender family, the Kansas assassins. At Denison he made some important conftssions and promised to tell all he knew about the Benders when he reached this city, but when near Stoka Station, Indian Territory, he shot himself in tho head with a revolver, inflicting a wound from which he died. It seems certain that the Benders aro now in Texas, making their way to the Rio Grande River to cross into Mexico. Dubuque, Iowa, June 1—A young man sup posed to be young Bender, a son of a well known murderer, was arrested in West Liberty Iowa, yesterday and a woman supposed to be Mrs. Bender was arrested at Oxford, Iowa. There seems to be little doubt as to their ident - ity. Both parties are held for lurther develope nient. The Chicng? Jubilee. Chicago, May 31.—The jubilee committee has announced their full programme, in which they are joined by the local authorities and park board, and have designated two full days for the jubilee. The concerts will be led by Gilmore, and take place Thursday, June 5, in tho depot coliseum. On Friday, the grand car riage cortege will visit the park, and an entire circuit of the city on the Belt steam railway, for the first time used for passenger cars, will be made. Ou Saturday', a grand steamboat ex cursion takes placo on the lake, Under half fare arrangements on railroads, people are al ready coming by thousands from all points to seo the new Chicago and the rebuilding jubilee. A Railroat Grant, Milwaukee, May 31.—A Madison despatch says assistant attorney-general Spooner has giv en his opinion that "the proposed pooling ar rangements between Milwaukee and St. Paul, and Chicago and Northwestern railroad compa nies, is contrary to the spiiit, if not to the letter of the State law of 1867, and that if such an ar rangement is consummated, it would be his du ty to apply to tho Supremo Court for leave to bring |in an action of quo warranto against these corporations. Hrutul Outrage. Nashville, Tenn., May 31.— Joo Woods ne gro, brutally outraged Mrs, Elizabeth Hamp ton, widowed white woman, near Versails Rutherford County, a day or two since, and then crushed her skull with an ax. Woods is in prison ahd strong threats are made of lynch ing him if his victim dies which is highly probable. Heavy Robbery of Railroad Tickets St. Louis, May 31.—Somo $30,000 worth of passenger tickets have been stolen from the At lant'C & Pacific railroad within a few mouths. Yesterday, W. P. Foster of the express pack et delivery, here, was arrested and held for tri al, charged with having $4000 worth of tickets at his office. .UETEOROEOGICAE. PROBABILITIES TOR THE NEXT TWENTY-FOUR HOURS. Wap. DEr'i, Office Chief Signal 1 Officer, Washington, D. C., > June 1. (8 P. M.) J For New England southwesterly to northwesterly winds and clear or partly cloudy weather. Fertile Middle States wind shifting to easterly and southerlv, and generally clear and warm w eather. IT o KK1 Gr N . Arrest of ldonlu. City of Mexico, May 23—via Havana, May 30.—The Governor of Mexico has arrested a number of inouks on the charge of maintaiuiny improper relations with each other in privati houses where they have lived as religious com munitics since the abolishment of the convents! The uuus are released, lint the monks are held for punishment. Logar Jo’s forces continue to diminish and the number now in arms against the govern ment is unimportant The Seal Fishery-Loss of a Gloucester Fishing Vessel. Halifax, May 31. — Steamship Austrian from Liverpool and St. John, N. F., arrived to day. She brings Newfoundland news which states that the steamship Vanguard arrived at Harbor Grace on the 28th from the seal fisher ies, her second trip, witn 4500 old seals. 'Yitn the exception of a few vessels detained in the ice, the whole fleet has returned. The catch has been good and amounts to noaily oUJ,0t0 ^Atetter at St. Johns, from the Grand Bank, dated April 10th, says some men from Fortune a few davs since, stated that a vessel, apparent ly an American fishing schooner, drifted into $antzic Cove, about 16 miles from l’ortuue, ou the 28th of March last, bottom upward. khe appeared to have been ladden with herring. Her upper works were all destroyed and she hail no sails, anchors or boats. Iu the forecastle was found the body of a man much decomposed. by which mJ10 “arks on his body or clothing aSy Ssb".“re °°uldbe pertained, nor on boara an emntv^.,^ thfi c«w‘ Th«* was the cover of which was^he" f* i° ’P061 S'^ of in pencil: “Schooner TllnL!?,i ?W1Dgc.Wntt5'1 Phslips, of Gloucester, finished*^™ ,9aPl- (f 6th of February with herring went VrT ■Tack’s same evening bound h5mc- allw^u n' McEuchcns, Gloucester, Joseph fritz, Glouces ter, Mass.” Death of Gov. llovre. Halifax, June 1—Hon. Joseph Howe, u0v ernor of Nova Scotia, died at tlio Government House this morning, aged 68 years. Meeting of Iho A«»embly--f'arll«l Defeat. Maduid, June 1.—The Constituent Cortes assembled yesterday. The session was formal ly opened b.v Senor Figueras, President of the Ministry,with a speech in which he maintained the right of the Spanish people to choose thesr own government. The Republic, he said, would pursue the policy of order at bome.^ It had no concern with Ihe revolntion in Euro pean States,and was not ambitious of temporal aggrandizement. He promised to abolish slav ery in Cuba as in Porto Rico, and advocated a separation of the Church and State. The Cortes was then organized by the choice of Senor Orenze, a Federal Republican, as Presi dent. Gen. Cabrianetsy, in command of the gov ernment troops, bas defeated 800 Carlists under Sehalls. Gen. Voiles bas ordered the suspension of railway traffic in in the province of Valencia under pain of death. .MINOR TELEGRAMS. HbTherc was 30,198 barrels of Hoar in stock in Cincinnati, Saturday. Gov. Dix has signed the civil damage liquor bill. Herald O’Kelley has been taken from Cnba j to Spain. Herald Price is to be released. Base Ball—Philadelphia—Athletics 10; At lantics 5. Private advices from Norfolk, Va., states that under the recent statute of the city council there, all travelling traders from other States are arrested for selling by samples. In Chicago, Saturday night, at a three ball game of billiards, for $500, Meassy beat Bessin ger, making600 points to 273 for the latter. Elmo won the race on Oakland Course, Cali fornia, Saturday. Tiie chemical works of Dr. Frank Stingluff & Co., were burned Sunday. Loss $60,000. During a quarrel in a saloon in New York Sunday, John E. Deinhama, of Mt. Vernou, was so severely kicked, that he died in a few hours. Robert Daris [and William Smith, were drowned in North river, N. Y., Sunday. FINANCIAL AND COJIlfIGRCIAL. Receipt* by Railroad* and Mtcambaols. Steamer Dirigo. from New York—243 bales rags, G do moss, 6 do burlaps, 1750 hf chests tea, 2327 fire brick, 187 tile and stoppers, 5 clay retorts, 450 coils rope, 48 bdls steel, 500 dry hides, 13 rolls leath er, 30 bags rice, 12 do coffee, 40 do bone dust, 10 do hair, 4 hhds tobacco, 25 casks bleaching powders, 155 bbls rosin, 35 do sugar, 25 do saltpetre, 30 do glags, 40 do starch, 20 do hardware, 25 do cheese, 30 do drugs, 100 do tobacco, 32 do clocks, 1 wagon, 5bellows, 1 iron boiler, 4 pianos, 100 pkgs suddries. Foreign Export*. ST. JOHN, NB. Scbr Scotia—800 bbls flour. Scbr Carrie—1000 bbls flour. Scbr Iris—1300 bbls flour. HaL1FAX, NS. Steamer Carlotta—1900 bbls flour, GOO gall** wine, 5 bbls sugar, lot mdse. Scbr Maggie—12,141 galls refined oil. FREDERICKTON, NB. Scbr Ada—10 mowing machines, 1 horse rako. Foreign Imports. ST. JOHN. NB. Schr Duke of Newcastle—60,033 ft lumber to George S, Hunt. HALIFAX.NS. Steamer Falmouth—10 boxes fresh fish to J W Loveitt & Co; 2 pkgs mdse to Swett’s ex press. Boston Stock Jbi*t. (Sales at the Broker’s Board, May 29.] Boston Maine Railroad.120 Boston & Maiue Railroad.119} Sales at Auction. Boston & Maine Railroad.119} @ 120 Eastern Railroad.105| Eastern Railroad 7s. 1882.101 @ 101} Eastern Railroad Gs, 1874. 98} New fork Ntock and Money Market. New York. May 31—Morninq.—Contrary to gene ral expectations the Stock market opened steady and but slightly lower, in spite of the losses sustained by the fire in Boston yesterday. Pacific Mail was about the only exception to the rule, and declined shortly after opening the board over 1 per cent, to 39}. The dividend-paving securities, like Central. Lake Shore and Rock Island opened steady. The New York insurance losses will probably not exceed $250,000. aud from all accounts received up to to-day noon there is no evidence of distress to any of the commercial interests which are identified with he New York bankers and brokers. Brown Brothers* sterling rates have been advanced } per cent, to 108} to 109} for short and long London bills. Gold opened at 118}, an l declined to 117}, af terwards rallying to 1184, and at 1 p. m. selling at, 117}. At 1 p. m. the stock market was stronger and higher. Money rates easy at 5 @ 7 per cent. Imports of merchandise this week wero $5,458,117; dry goods 81,067,804; total $6.525,921. The foreign news by ca ble to-day is of a favorable character, and United States bouds are generally } @ } per cent, higher. The following weio tin quotations or Government securities: United States coupon G’s, 1881.....122 United States 5-20’s 1862.11G| United States 5-20’s 1SG4.116} United States 5-20*8 1865, old...118 United States 5-20's 1805, new. . lio United States 5-20’s 1807.121} United States 5-20’s 1868 . 1194 United States 5’s. new.lic| United States 10-40’a.,coupons. 114} Currency C’s ... .116} Domestic Market*. New York, May 31—5 P. M.—Ashes quiet at 8 00 for pots. Cotton in very limited request for export and homo use, without decided change in price; sales 309 bales at 184c for low Middlings. Flour—receipts 28,315 bbls; Flour is heavy and 5 @ 10c lower with a very limited export aud home trade demand; sales 6900 bbls at 5 65 @ 6 15 for superfine Western and State; C 50 @ 710 for common to good extra Western and State; 7 15 @ 8 15 for good to choice do; 8 10 @ 10 30 for common to choice White Wheat Western ex tra; G 80 @ 10 20 for common to good extra Ohio; 7 20 @ 12 25 for common to choice extra St. Louis: mar ket closing heavy; Southern Flour dull and declin ing ; sales 550 bbls at 6 25 % 8 10 for common to fair extra; 8 25 @ 11 50 for good to choice do. Rye Flour qnict and steady; sales 200 bbls at 4 75 @ 6 00. Corn Meal quiet with small sales; Caloric 3 35; Brandy wine 3 60 @ 3 65. Whiskey quiet and steady; sales 75 bbls at 93}c. Grain—receipts of Wheat 210,040 bush; Wheat heavy and 1 @ 2c lower, with large receipts and an advance in freights; prices strongly tend downward; sales 104,000 bush at 1 35 @ 1 4 for In ferior Spring; 158 @ 1 55 for No 3 Chicago Spring; No 3 Milwaukee at 1 50; 1 55 for Mixed Spring; 1 56 1 58 for No 2 Chicago; 1 58 @ 1 60 tor Northwestern Spring; 1 60 @ 1 62 for No 2 Milwaukee; 1 68 @ 1 69 for No 1 do, to arrive next week; 2 10 for White Wes tern ; also sales 24,000 bush No 1 Milwaukee to arrive, all June, at 1 63. Rye without decided change; sales 16,000 bush Canada to arrive at 90} @ 97c. Barley is quiet. Barley malt is dull. Corn—receipts 137,364 bush; market opened firm and closed heavy and de clining; sales 138,000 bush at 63} @ 65c for new Mix ed Western; 62 @ 64c for soft do; 65} @ 66c for Yel low Western; 59c for White do; 67 @ 69}c tor old do in store and afloat, the latter price for very choice. Oats—receipts 103,380 bush; Oats heavy and lower; sales 3t,000 bush at 48 @ 50c for new Mixed Western; 56 @ 57c for W1 i'e Western; 48 @ 53c for Black Wes tern ; 49 @ 51c tor State. Coal unchanged at 5 00 @ 6 00 for Anthracite 4? ton 4? cargo. Eggs in fair re quest at 17 tv 18c for Western;18 @ 18} lor State and Pennsylvania; 19 @ 20c for Jersey. Hay in fair re quest and unchanged. Hops are quiet and nominally unchanged; 1872 aqnoted at 35 @ 50; California 45 @ 55c. Leather firm; Hemlock sole, Buenos Ayres ana Rio Grande light middle and heavy weights at 28 @ 30c; California do 27 @ 28c; Orinoco do 27 @ 28c.— Wool dull and easier; California fall 17c; do Spring 29c; Mixed fleece at 47} @ 55c;; Ohio 48c; unwashed 32c; pulled 40c; scoured 70c. Coffee strong; Rio is quoted 17} @ 19}c in Gold. Sugar moderately active; sales 1520 hhds at 6} @ 9c; fair to good refining 7} @ 8c. Molasses quiet and unchanged. Rice firm; sales of 65 tes at 7} @ 8}c; 300 bags Rangoon at 6} @ 7c, currency. Petroleum dull and lower at 8}c for crude; refined at 20c. Provisions—Pork lower; sales 100 bbls new mess at 16 37; extra prime quoted at 13 75. Beef—sales 65 bbls at 9 00 @11 50 for plain meBs; 11 75 @ 12 00 for extra do. Beef hams dull; sales at 25 00 @ 32 00; Tierce Beef very dull; sales at 19 00 @ 21 0 • for prime mess; 22 50 @ 24 00 for Indiana. Cut Meats quiet; sales at 12 @ 13c for hams; shoulders at 7}c; middles dull at 9@ 9}c for Western long clear. Lard is active and lower, closing steadier; sales 300 tes at 9c; Western steam 9}c for kettle rendered; also sales 3500 tes for Juno at 9c; 2500 tes for July at 9}c; 1000 do for 9 5-16c. Butter quiet and in buyers* favor at 25 @ 29c for fail* to prime new grass Yellow State; 17 @ 22cfor Western. Cheese is steady at 12 @ 15}c for fair to prime new State. Naval Stores—Spirits Turpentine lower; sales 225 bbls at 46} @ 47c, closing at 45}c best bid; Rosin firm; sales 3 20 for strained. Tallow quiet; sales 65,000 lbs at 8 @ 8 15-16c. Freights to Liverpool firm; Grain per steam at 9d. Chicago, May 31.—Flour quiet and unchanged. Wheat opened firm but closed dull and lower; No 2 Spring sold early at 1 3i on spot, and closed with sell ers at 1 28 and no buyers; do seller June 1 28 and i closed at 1 26}c; seller July closed at 1 25}; 1 22 seller ! Aug; No 1 Spring very dull with light sales at 1 33; No 3 do 119 @ 119}. Corn firm and in fair demand closing easier; No 2 Mixed closod with sellers at 38|c for regular on spot; 39c seller June; 42}c seller July; 42}cbidfor seller Aug; Yellow 4l@41}c; rejected 37c}. Oats quiet, weak aud lower at 31} @ 31} on spot for No 1; 31ft @ 31}c seller June. Rye is quiet aud unchanged; No 2 at 58}c. Barley dull and nom inal. Provisions—Pork steady at 16 00@1G12} on spot; 15 85 seller June. Lard is steady at 8 55 cash or seller June. Bulk Meats steady; shoulders at 6} @6}; short rib middles 8}c seller Juiy. Bacon is steady; hams long cut averaging 17 fbs 10}c. Whis key—-buyers and sellers apart; 90c bid, 91c asked. Receipts—14,000bbls flour, 119,000 bush wheat, 188 - 000 bush corn, 103,700 bush oats, 3,000 bush rye. 6.000 bush barley, 00,000 hogs. Shipments—12,000 obis flour, 12,000 bush wheat 308 - 000 busb corn, 120,000 bush oats, 00,000 bush rve 4 000 bush barley, 0900 hogs. s * * xolxdo. May 31.—Flour is quiet and unchanged.— Wheat unchanged; sales No 1 White Wabash at 1 95 @200; White Michigan 1 65; Amber Michigan on spot 1 65}J seller June 1 65; do last half do 1 61H* sell er July 1 61 }@ 1 C2; No 1 Red 1 68; No 2 do 1 66}; No 3 do l 55 @ i 55}. Corn advanced^and in fair domand; bush c“ra"‘lVoo Kai"Ur> 17’°00bU9l‘ as* 3iT^ion^°rk <iuict inminii Si? J8??*' nothiug doing; steam nominal at 8}c, holders not offering to any extent un der 8}c; kcttlo nominally at 8? @ 8Jc. Bulk Meats strong; shoulders at 0}c on spot; buyer June 6}c; do July 7c; clear rib sides held at 8}o with light offer ings. Bacon in good demand and firm; shoulders at 7}c; clear lib sides 9}c, held M 9c at close; clear sides held at 9}c. Whiskey firm at 89c. Detroit, May 31.—Flour dull and a shade lower. Wheat dull and declining; extra White 1 07 @ 1 88; No 1 White 1 83} C<£ 1 85; Amber Michigan 1 65 bid. Ooro dull and lower at 47c asked. 46 @ 46}e bid. Oats dull and declining; State at 43c. Receipts—2,000 bbls flour, 11,000 busu wheat, 3,000 bush corn, 6000 busb oats. Shipments—5000 bb!a flour, 0,000 bush wheat. 5.000 bush corn, 1,000 bush oats._ Havana Market. Havana,May 31.—Sugar in warehouses at Havana and Matanzas is 500,750 boxes and 39,000 hhds; re ceipts for the week 68,000 boxes and 8700 hhds; ex ported 34,000 boxes and 10,500 hhds, including 14, 500 boxes and 8500 hhds to United States; the demand is good at full prices; an advance was asked but none established; Nos 10 to 12 d. s. 9} @ 10} rs.; Nos 15 to 20 at 11} @ 13} rs; Molasses Sugar, 7 @9} rs for Nos 8 to 10; Muscovado Sugar, inferior to common 7|@ 8}rs; fair to good refining at 8}@8}rs; grocery grades 10}@ 10} rs. Lumber is quiet and steady; White Pine $50 @ $51 M; Pitch do $39 @ $40 4p M. Empty hhds easier at at 5 00 @ 5 25. Shooks— Box at 9 @ 9} rs; Molasses and Sugar hhds do 22 @ 24 rs. Hoops quiet; long shaved $80 @90; short do $70 @80. Freights active; loading at Havana or other pGrts on north coast of Cuba for United States per box Su gar 1 25 @ 1 50; per hhd Sugar do do 6 00 @ 6 50. Exchange flat; on United States 60 days currency, at 15 prem; short sight 17 @17}; 60 days gold 36 prem; do short sight 39 prem. ENTERTAINMENTS. Forest City Trotting Park. IS NOW open and ready for Season ticket holders. Tickets admitting the holder to all races over the Park, and for riding or driving for season o1 1873 can be obtained of the Proprietors or of E. Dana |r. ai>othecary, or J. F. Libby’s Stable Congress St. my27dtf_ BAILEY WILLIS Graud Musical Event. The Hay dn Association OP PORTLAND announce that they will give John K. Paine’s Croat Master Work, ORATORIO ST. PETER j (The 6rst American Oratorio) ,vkh imnen„ CMt On Tuesday Evening, June 3^ — AT — CITY HALL, on which occasion they will be assisted by the fol lowing renowned artists: Miss ADELAIDE PHILLIPPS, (The great American contralto,) Mrs. H. N. WETHERBEE, (Our own favorite Soprano,) Mr. GEO. L. OSGOOD, (The great American Tenor,) Mr. J. F. RUDOLPHSEN, (The celebrated German Basso,) anil the Harvard Orchestra of Boston, (VOBTV-OXE mE.UBER*.) Admission Tickets 75 cents, now for sale at the Music stores and at A. Lowell’s Jewelry store. Sale of Reserved Seats at 25 cents extra, to com mence at Stockbridgc’s Monday, May 26tb, at 9 o’clock._mylOdtd MUSICAL CLUB CONCERT — FOR THE — TIAI.M: GINER.IL HOSPITAL, Wednesday, June 4th, 8 o’clock, ROSSINI ROOMS, City Building. Tickets for sale at Lowell’s and Stockbridge’s. jn'-iat MAINE GENERAL HOSPITAL. THE LADIES OF BATH WILL HOLD A FAIR AND LEVEE in aid of tho Maine General Hospital in Portland, on Thursday and Friday Evenings, JUNE 5th and 6th, Also on Thursday Afternoon at City Hall. Admittance to tho Fair 15 cents; admittance) to tho Promenade Concert on Friday evening 50 cents. Per order Committee of Arrangements. Bath, June 2 5t MUSIC HALL^ Thursday and Friday Eveuiugs, June 5th aud 6tb. Boswortli Post No. 2, II. A. R. Will present as above the original Military Drama, entitled the Battle of Newbern ! For the benefit of the MAINE GENERAL HOSPITAL Admission, Parquette 35 cts. Gallery 25 cts. For sale at the usual places, bv Comrades, and at the door. Orchestra Chairs and Reserved Seats 50 cents. For sale at Stockbridge’s, 156 Exchange street, aud at the door. Doors open at 7. Curtain will rise at 8 precisely. myiMUd ARRANGEMENTS - FOR — Maine Gen’l Hospital Fair To be holden in CITY AND FLUENT HALLS, PORTLAND Commencing June 10, at 2 P. M., To continue Eight Days anil Evenings, (Mondays excepted). On each day after the lOth the Halls will be opened from io •’clock A. IfM. until IO o’clock P. Ml. Governor Perbam will deliver an Address at the opening of the Fair Tuesday afternoon. Music by the Portland Band. The Refreshment Department, under the charge of the Ladies’ Executive Committee, will be iu Fluent’s Hall, which will be connected with City Hall by a Bridge. Entertainments will bo given each evening in Re ception Hall. Rossini Hall will be used as a Picture Gallery, where the largest and flnost collection of Pictures ever seen in Maine will be exhil ited. Among the other attractions will be an exhibition of Glass Blowing, a manufactory of Earthern Ware, Punch and Judy show, Shooting Gallery, &c., &c. Arrangements have been roaoe with all Railroads and Steamboat lines in the State for half fare. Tick ets good from the 10th to lbth of June inclusive. Admission Tickets to the Fair will be sold with all halt fare tickets for 25 cents each. Congress Hall will be open day and evening under the charge of a competent person for the use of vis itors to the Fair from out of the city. Entrance to this hall second door from Temple strest on Congress. Admission to the Fair 95 Cents. Contributions for the Fair will be brought free over any of the railroads or steamboat lines n the Stats running to Portland or by the Eastern Express Com pany if marked “Hospital Fair, Portland. A. W. H. CLAPP, Chairman, ) C. H. HASKELL, Treasurer, I C. E. JOSE, Secretary, Executive S. C. GORDON, S. H. TEWKSBURY, f H. F. FURBISH, | Committee. F. H. GERRISH. JAMES E. CARTER, I ju2 dtd Advertiser copy. / D. W. CLARK & CO., — DEALERS IN — ICE HOUSE, MARKET ST„ — AND — 32 EXCHANGE ST., Pare Iec supplied for all purpos es, and in any quantity at the LOWEST RATES. api4 Leavitt, Burnham & Co., WHOLESALE & RETAIL DEALERS IN ICE. No* 14 Cross Street, Portland. Orders left at lee Office, 14 Cross St., or wlih J. C Proctor, 93 Exchange St., will be promptly attended to. HarTuro leo supplied for all purposes In any quantities and at Iho apll LOWEST RATES. lstt PORTLAND BARD, AS Military Band and Orchestra, arc in readiness to furnish music for all occasions required by applying to J. COLE, Leader and Secretary, No. 16 Brown street and at Band Headquarters, 194 Market Squaro. Also J. COLE’S Quadrille Band will famish any number of pieces for Parties, Balls, Picnics, Thea tres, &c., &c. Apply as above. rayl53w Hemlock Boards FOR SALE. 190,000 a. Hemlock Board, for sale by F1TCII BROS., msyJO-dlw* SfSojo. Clothing? Cleansed CLOTHES Cleaned and Repaired at short notice ana all kinds of goods dyed in a thorough man- | ner. Also Second-hand Clothing lor sale. All orders will receive prompt and faithful atten WILLIAM BROWN, Federal Street, my20dtf Near the Park. Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators^ .The three points ot excellence which I claim, are 1st; constant and thorough circulation of pure air* 2nd; ryness, no dampness mould nog taint; 3rd; no intermingling of odors; purity and active air, the elements of its success. Call, or send for circulars. Manufactured and for sale by J. F. MERRILL be tween Cross and Cotton sts., near Leavitt, Burniiam & Co.a Ice House. Portland, Me. Je5dtf SEBAGO DYE WORKS, No. 17 Plum Street. THE proprietors of this establishment will Just snv to tie public that they arc prepared to dry bY steam and also prepored to dry, cleanse all kinds gent’s wearing apra^l Tnd i? u ^ dresses shawls, cloaks, 5l gd™ or eleX^j warrant them not to smut. v«:auieu ana _myl7dtf_JOHN S. MILLEB. Portland Savings Bank, NO. 91 EXCHANGE ST. j All deposits or ono dollar and upward? com- ; muncc Interest on the first day of the month iouowing the dato of deposit. may29-dtf FRANK NOYES, Treasurer. | AUCTION SALES. Closing Sale of Lineus, Marseilles Quilts, &c.. AT AUCTION. ( ) 2,1' nt 10 A- M., we Shall sell constat!imrTof*?S“’ ’ T B,ock '•< Linens, Ac.. ota"Napkins,*” U""“ta To* Also a very law Hno of Marsellles Qollts, some of the finest ever Bold in .Maine. F. ©. B.IIIjKV & «'©,, Auctioneers.. ■uj'30__ 3t Goverumeut and Other Bonds AT AUCTION. "fcXOTICE is hereby given that the Portland Sav 1.1 Inga Bank will otter for a tie at public auction at the Merchants* Exchange, Portland, on Tuesday, the 3d Day of June next, at 12 o’clock >oon, the following described Bonds and Coupons: °fF. M. 10-40 Bonita. US? V 1S*1 40® ' 3-4<» “ July 1*4)5. i 500 „ 5-'20 >. 1*07. 1500 ,lo, ‘ 3;'4» “ “ isos. “ Control Ilailfoud (First •4500 do p*“<r «»-ls (Pirn iSl? & R«hem»r Rniliond PwftSldVlBo"d 35 of Iowa ten:ra?'\P°l“ ®TTd** pons overdue 1 **• loe *7.50 of Portland d. RorbrM „ „ Coupons ovrrdur. " ■*• K All hold as security for notes of Lew hi o-Ilrl™, ,.„,i note oi E. A. O'Brien, due and unpaid I'rlo,‘ an‘' FO tTLiM) SAVINGS BANK, By FRANK NOYES, Treasurer. F< Os BAIIiF^ &■ lO , Anciionem my 19 J, f*. BAIL 101 Ac CO.. Ani-tio.em Groceries, Teas, Ac., al Auction. ON WEDNESDAY, June 4tb,at 10* A. M.,we wp shall soil at salesroom Chests Oolong ami Young Hyson Ten, Coffee, Raisins, Currauts, bates, Shaker Apple Sauce. Bbls. Dried Apples, Soap. Cans Peaches, Saleratus, Spices, Mustnid, Extracts,Starch Stove Polish, Canary Seed, Ac. Also a small Invoke Pants, Cloth, Coat Linings, Dress Goods, Brown and Black Alpaccas. Linings, Braids, Misses Boots and Shoes, Buttons, Paper Col lars, Ac., Ac., the balance stock of an out town va rlety store. my30dtd CHOICE PLAIlF AT AUCTION. ON VV EDNESDAY, June 4th, at 10 o’clock A. M., we shah sell at salesroom a tine assortment ot cnoicc Plants, consisting of Tea, Monthly, Perpetual, Moss and other Roses, Fuchsias, double ami single Geraniums, Verbenas, Ivies, Coleus, Heliotropes, 1 Inks, Lemon Verbenas, Petunias, Ac., from the col obraud conservatorieg of HOVEY it CO., Cam bridge, Ma*s. ’ V. O BAILEY & CO., Aacliowm. Ju-___ 3t Large Sale of Furniture at Auc tion. OS THURSDAY, June 5th, at 10 A. M., wo *hal sell the furniture in house No. *241 Congress attest, consisting of Parlor Suit In B. W. and Green Plu«h, Tajieatry Carpet, Center Tabic, Mahogany and Painted Sett and other Chamber Furniture, Feather Bed*, Hair Mattres*c», Spring Bed*, Pillow*, Bedding, Toilet Set*, Brume!* and Ingrain Carpet*, Curtain*, Dining Table and Chair-, Crockery Ware, Silver Plated do, Oil Carpets, together with Kitchen Furniture. The above hou*e contain* 25 room* and the fumitnrre ha* been carefully used. F.«. BAILEY A C O.. Anctiwuen my24 did Valuable Real Estate AT AUCTION. WE shall offer for sale by public auction on FRI DAY, June 6th. at 12 o’clock M., the brick stores on Portland Pier, directly in the rear of the Thomas Block. Terms and conditions made known at time of sale. F. O. Bailey & CO., Auctioneers. mv28 dtd ABRAMS <V BRO.. Auctioneer* nud C’omn2*niou .flm-hnnlN, fve their special attention to selling Real Estate, urniture and Merchandise of all kinds, Horses Car riages, &c. Advances made qu consignments. Reg ular Sales of new and t-ccoutl-hand Furniture at tin* Auction Rooms every Saturday morning. Commu nications by mall promptly attended to ABKAMS & BKOTIllB, 125 Federal St., under the U. S. Hotel. N. B. Money advanced on Watches, Jewelry, Furniture, Clothing, and all goods of value. apr23 dtf Governor Dana Estate AT FEYEBUEG FOR S_A L, E ! THIS valuable property is most favorably located In the charming village of Fryburg, 40 miles from Portland, ou the lino of Portland & Ugdensburg R. R. and commands a wide and most delightful view of the ‘‘White Mountain Range,” and the valley of the Saco River. Consists of one acre of land, on which are located the large aud tine old MANSION formerly occupied by the tate Governor Dana, and a spacious stable, all in through repair, well supplied with pure water, and surrounded by elegant shade trees. The summit of ‘‘Pine Hill” is within 300 rods. The house measures 40 x 48; Ellis 50 feet long; Stable 30 x 62. Houso aud Ell contains 18 rooms aside from closets. Railroad station, Churches, and first class Schools within a short distance of the house. Sold only on account of the ill health of the owner. Some Furniture will be sold with the houso if desired. This is a rare opportunity for the purchase of a first class summer residence in-a healthful and pleasant locality on anont favorable term* A photo graphic view of the property, may be seen at No. 28 Exchange Street, Portland. For terms and further particulars apply to LORING & THURSTON, 28 Exchange Street A. A. STROUT, Canal Bank Building. FRANKLIN SHIRLEY, Fryeburg. Portland. May 24, 1*73. my24d3w Plants for Sale. 8000 VERBENAS, Strong and healthy, free from Rust. A very fine collection of Grccnhonsr and Sledding Plant*, in excellent condition at my Greenhouse. North and Montreal Sts., (Munjoy Hill.) ALBERT DIRWANGER, FLORIST. maylS J3w New Coffin Warehouse G7 FEDERAL ST., (between Market nud Pearl.) T\T W. MORSE announces to the public that be has A. v • op* ned a W arehou.°e at the noove place, where he keeps constantly on hand all kinds and varietiesot COFFINS, CASKETS, BURIAL CASES, ROBES. TRIMMINGS, &c., &c., of the best varieties and at as reasonable rates as can be obtained in the State, At Wholesale and Retail. Factory No. 41 Market Street. The prep aration of bodies for burials and funerals attended at the shortest notice. No pains will be spared to give entire satisfaction.* Orders are solicited. X. W. MORSE. 67 FEDERAL STB Portland, May 10th, 1S73. U. S. Patent Office, m Washington, D. C., May 10, 1873. .W ON the petition ol James Haynes of Hollis, Me.. praying for tbe extension of a patent granted to him ou the 0th day of August. 1850, and re-issued on the 25th day of August, 1763, for ax improvement in Wood Saw t rames. It is ordered that the testimony in the case be clos ed on the 8th day of July next, that tbe time for fil ing arguments and Examioor’s report be limited to the 18tn day of July next, and that said petition be heard on tbo 23d day of July nex^. Any person may oppose inis extension. . „ M. D. LEGGETT, mayl9-dlaw3wM Commissioner. $300 Reward. City ol Portland. . _ City M.usual’s Office, May 14,1873. A REWARD of Three Hundred Dollar. will bo paid by the city to any per«ou who will give in formation that will lead to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons that set tire to the bouse of M. Welch, on Luich street. April 27,1873. GEO. W. PARKER, myl5d3m City Marshal. The National Hoard of Fire Underwriter* — HEREBY OFFERS A REWARD of $500 promisee situate on Larch Street, in the Cltv of fmrt® land, on April 27th, 1873; .aid Rewart wlil he only on due proof being furnished the ExmuCto ofSiditertm'lnt|“i CR1,!?t!?n a,.u* actual P«nl«bm.nt or said criminal.. By Order ol the Executive Com mvtCe’v o v,STf?JSIEN crOWELL, Chairman. New York, May 15th, 1873,mv24-<l2ni PorUand High School. THE Principal of thiB School having, by reason of other engagement., declined to be a e ndidite ior re-election, applications for the position maybe made in person or in writing, accompanied with references, testimonials, «fcc., until Julv I4.1W3. The next term will commence Aug. 25,1873. . LEWIS ft .SMITH, „ Chairman S. School Committee. Portland, May 38, 1873._____ HIV STOCK ^iierlor t , dnj^{| and fit. So donrt wrong ™ T^BCDi'ling yonr measure to New York or CtTn wkn you *«. jbta'n the very beet boot, made, and always a sore flt, ot • G • P A. Ij XIE R • my 9 _ Lumber ami Dock Timber Wanted In exchange for LocwnawliTc flwileni, Horizontal KagiaH, 1 erd Pump, nud Other Machinery. Address, O. H. ANDREWS, fcbldtf I’earl St., New York.

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