Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, June 7, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated June 7, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ESTABLISHED JUNE 23. 1862. VOL. 12. _PORTLAND SATURDAY MORNING, JUNE 7, 1873._TEEMS 88.00 PEE ANNUM IN advance. THF PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published every day (Suudays excepted) by the PORTLAND PiRUSniNG CO., At 109 Exchange St, Portland. Terms: Eight Dollars a Year in advance THE XAIXE~STATE PRESS Is p lblislied every Thursday .Mornino at §2 50 a year, if paid in advance, at §2 00 a year. Kates of Advertising: One inch ot space, eng h of column, constitutes a “square.” §. 50 per square daily first week; 75 cents per w 't-k after; three insertions, or less. SI 00; continn ug every other day after first week, 50 cents. Half square, three insertions or less, 75 cents; one wo ik. §1 00; 50 cents per week after. Special Notices, one third additional. Under head of “Amusements,” 52 oo per squart per week; three insertion* oi less §1 50. „ Advertisements inserted in the “Maine otai* Press” (wh’ch lias a lame circulation In of tlie State) for §1 00 per square lor first insertion, and 50 cents per square for each subsequent inser tion. Address all ca "business cards. BENJ. KINGSBURY, JR., Attorney sit Law, No. 83 Middle Street, PORTLAND MAIN E. (Opposite Canal Bank.) may24-dlm HENRY F. T MERRILL, . COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exchange St.. Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and Attorney in all the courts in the District of dumbia, will attend to the prosecution of laims telure the Court of Claims ami the various departments at Washington. _octll-’i SCRIBNER & JORDAN, PATENT AGENTS, 74 MIDDLE, COR., EXCHANGE ST., POH’FLAUD, MAINE. « SPECIAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO REJECT apr5_ ED CASES. eodtf ESTABLISHED 1821. JByron Greenough & Co., 140 NllddSe Street, PORTLAND. ME. - .military, ] i Firemen *..* C»rnnd Army. ! A1 A BB W ! Bi»»e Ball, Navy, School, Masonic, ] (Flnb. HATS, CAPS AND CHAPEACS. MADE TO ORDER, C3?“-A.t tlie Lowest Prioes.^1 Samples sent on application, and all orders filled at short no. ice. aprltf A UIV1 JjAIn If MACHINEWORKS (FORMERLY c. 6r.YPI.EB & SON,) Marine, Stationary and Portable ^ STEAM ENGINES, Steam Boilers. Bleach Boilers and Tank*, Shafting. Mill Gearing ami General Machinery. Castings or iron, trass, ami composition. Repairing promptly attended to. B^f-New and Second-hand Engines tor sale. Highesi cash prices paid for old Iron. SIS Commercial Street, W. If. FESSENDEN. aprlftf_ Portland, Me. GEO. E. €OLl IKS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 310 CONGRESS STREET, ' I» prepare! to make all the various styles of C'nril Pictures, Rembrant, Medallion,&«*.. from Retouched Negative*. By this process we Get rid of Freckles, Moles and other im perfection* of the Mkin. For all of which no extra charge will be made. All work warranted tn please. Call and examine for yourselves. mclil8dtl CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER, FRESCO PAINTER, 5 Deering Block, AT SCHUMACHER BROTHERS. aprl6 d3mo J. IE. LAK1SON, PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 152 Middle Street. PORTLAND, I1C. Copying and enlarging done *o ordoi. All the new styles, Berlins, Tlembrants, Medallion, he Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retoucher: card. by which Dew process we get rid of frecklet molep.wrinkles and all imperfections of the skin. Cal and Judge for yourselves. J^-Motto—Good work nl Moderate Price*. Aim to Please. may 20 William H. Phikney. Jas. L. Lombard PHINNEY & LOMBARD, Real Estate & Loans. No. 153 La Salle Street, C H I C A G O . Safe investments mode for non-resident*, and their interests carefully attended to. Reffrenceb:-—Chns. B. Sawyer, Pres. 5th Nat’l Bank, Chicago: Chas. H."Mathews,Capitalist,Sclien edady, M. Y.; J. P. Winsl w & Co., Porrland, Me.; S A. Briggs, Vice-Pres. Franklin Bank. Cincauo; U. H. Hobnmr, Lcckport, N. Y.; Phinnev & Jackson, Porrland. Me. apr!2dtf JAMES O’DONNELL, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, ha? removed to NO. 84 1-9 HUDDLE STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, NI-A.INJE. Commissioner of deeds for the several State?. fcblO_ ARETAS SHURTIEFF, No. G Moulton Street. PORTLAND, MB., — WILL SELL 6N — COMMISSION ! ALL KINDS REAL ESTATE, — ALSO — Negotiate Loans on Mortgages! aprlfidtf JOST & KEELER, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., up stairs. PORTLAND. ME. Orders may be left at F. F. Hale’s picture gallery ano O. M & F. P. Brooks’, No. 333 Congress St. B3T"All Order* promptly attended to. Jau25 If W. C. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, .1 Door, East .f Temple Hi., GAS AND WATER PIPING. ap21___'.f O. W. STOCKMAN. M. Pliysici in and Surgeon^ 807 Congress St., Portland, f pnwite the Park. mat 15dtf ROSS & STURDIVANT^ 4VHOLESALE COAL DEALERS IT9 Commercial St., Portland. Sole agents In Maine for the sale and shipment o! tfce Cclcbrntcil Coal mined by Messrs. Ham mett Nelli & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also tor sale at lowest market price. Aiikusbarre, Scranton, Lackawanna, and PittstoE Coals, shipped from the vicinity of New York. Ves sels procure .1 for the tranportation of coals ir^m rort of shipment any point desired. tfanr27 WILLIAM HE NRA CLIFFORDT Counsellor at Law and in Patent Causes, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST.. PORTLAND. (S^-Attends to all kinds of Patent business. marlO d3m DR. IIERSOM HAS taken the office of the late Dr. Robinson, CGO CONGRESS St. Office hours, 9 to 11 A. M., 2 to 4 P. ?.I “ “ Sundays, 9} to 10 A.M., 4to5P. M i^rB^‘ nce* c°mer Pine and Emery Streets. Or Sisoi?111 of oftlcc ^ourf' uiqy be Wr8, KoWn 900 Congress Street, or »t bis reUdenco mygtf BLSINESS CARDS. j .PATENTS — IS ALL — C O U N R I E S. SCRIBNER & JORDAN, 1 74 Middle Street, cor. Exchange, j PORTLAND, ME., Secure Inventions, Trade Marks and Dc- i signs in all Conutries where Patent Laws exist. | Assignments made an'l sent tor record. Consuha im personally or by letter free. ' Letters i promptly answered. Models nnd Drawings inrnished. Extensions, Rc-i-sues, Intortcrence and Disclaim ers atrended to at living prices. , Examinations made and opinions given as to the j patentibilitv of inventions. my23d&w3m J. R. HOOPER, ! IT I? IT O LSTERER ! Nos, 31 a m2 33 Free St, MANUFACTURER OP I Parlor Suits, Lounges. Spring Bede, Mattresses, ?I«*I>oiEongb Patent Beil Loansci, En ameled Chaim, &c. ! kinds of repairing neatly done. Furniture j boxw 1 and ma < ted. ' oct5-’G9T T&Stt El, FOG G * Attorney and Counsellor at law, | 119 1-2 EXCHANGE ST., (Corner of Exchange and Federal Sts.,) f«t>27 PORTLAND. ME. tr M. 8EATEY, M. D.. | Q42 Congress Street. lias added to his business the Agency of (he iIeal(h-Lif( Co. j At hi-* room is a machine which all who are troubled l with Lome bucks, weal; stomachs or imperfect-cir j dilation of the blood arc invited to examine. Ma ! chines deliver d lo purchasers at N. Y. pi ices. Elomoepalhic mriSicincs a« usual. ju3-3w BUSINESS DIR ECTOR Y. Agency for Sewing Machines. j W. N. DVKR, Wo. lira Middle St. All UiB(l« of Racbiacn far Hair anti to let. Repairing. Bakers. \V. V CORKS.Nos.^Snml 30 Pearl Hireet. On direct route between IVrw Cu-tom j Koute and Po«t Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers, now, FOOC £’ BREED, Wo.»l Middle Kirfft. _ Book Binders. tV.TI. A. <ITIN€Y, Room B 5, Printer’* Exchange, No. fill llxehauge Hit. STCALL & 8UACKFORD,No.33 Piitu Wtrcet. carpenters ana u an tiers. IITI1TNE1 & MEAN*, Pearl Street, op 1 poftile Park. Dentists. OR. W. K. JOHNSON, over H. BIT. Hay’». Dye-House. F. SVNOKDS, India St. Velvet Cloak* dyed and finished. POSTER’S Rye IIou*e,4£4 Caiois Street.* Furniture—Wholesale and Retail. WAITER CORKY & CO., Arende, No. IS Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 50 Ex change St. CpholMtering of all kind* done, lo order. Furniture and Uon.sc Furnishing Goods. BENI. ADAMS, cor. Exchange and Fed eral Street*. j HOOPER & EATON, Old Po»t Office, Exchange Street. E. F. HOYT, No. 11 Preble Street. Up bolstering done to order. Fnrnltnre and Upholstering. DAVID TV. DEANE, No. SO Federal St. | All kind* of ITphoIs erisxgand Repairing | doue to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. P Clapp’. Block CongrcM* Street, opposite Old City Hall. Horse Shoeing and Carriage repairing Don** in the best po*«ib!e manner by S. YOUNG & CO., No. IOO Fore St. Jewelry and Fine W'atclies. ABNER liOWBIX, 301 Consrc- Street. Agent* for Howard Watch Company. j Manufacturers of Trunks, Valises and Carpet-Bags. J. B. DURAN & CO., 171 Middle and 116 Federal Street*. Masons and Builders. N. E. REPEON, 1-g Congre.. Si. Taper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetings. LOTHROP.ItEVENSA CO, ,01 Eiban«c Sreet and 4S Market St. Thotographcrs. A. S. DAVIS Ik CO., No. NO Middle Street. J. II. RAMSON, 152 Middle £t.,ccr. Crown. I Tlnmbers. JAMES M11,1.ESS. No. Ol Federal Street. Every deerrtption of Wnter Fixture., nr ranged and Met up in Che best manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Tlastcrer, Stncco Worker, Ac. P. FEENY, Cor. Camberfand anil Frank liu St«. Ileal Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. IKI Enlmncr tttrect. OHO. K. DAVIS «; Co., No. SOI 1-a Con KrcHH Street. Silver an<l 1*1 a ted Warel ARNER IjOIVEjLL, SOI Cr.ncrr., Strcft. Signs anil Awning Hangings, clour by N. VOESW A CO., at No. IOO Fore Nlrrrt. my30*2m Schools. ENRl.IMII and FRENCH SCHOOI.,4:iO fongrEM Street. Stair Builder. B. V. MRBV, ho. ‘Mil F«rf Street, cor. Cron* Si., in Di leno’a Hill. G. L. HOOPER & CO., KnrrrKsort to I.ittlefleid A: Wilson, Cor. York & 71a* ole Street*. Watches, Jewelry, Ac. .1. IV. & H. U. iWCJ»JTFFEE,Cor. Middle A’ 1 ii ion St*. S5EMOVAL. 1HAVE moved my office to No. 17 Exchange St., Ocean Insurance Co. Building. J. II. ITAMLEX. Portland, June 2,1873. Notice. HAVING made arrangements with Lumber man ufacturers of Southern Pine at all the princi i pal shinpiog ports, I am now prepared to till orders ; for Ship, Factory. Car and Bridge building. South ! American and West Indies cargoes, at lowest rotes. J. II. HAHLEIV, j Lumber anil General Cotnniisaion 71 rr ebant, No. 17 Exchange St., Portland, Me. No. 4" South St., New York. I Portland, June 2,1873. tf Saw Gummer & Sharpener. j *«««, Flml>'e, oiid durable Macbino—easily I 1 ,mnlj8 rt«ls from 8 « i iuches to 12 | Price of Machine, - - $15. I fic^from &C2.13 hevollt'd “nil round ! nc«s. Hearii r Machiiie8’^7'o®c^r?1,'£ tblek niog Wheels ny» to 24 inches in diameter rtm" For illustrates! Pamphlets or Pbnwla\,i.u „ ,, THE TANITft^rC!l1 my8cod3m_Stroudsburg, \i on roe CoT, f>a ■\rOTICE is hereby given that the subscriber has TN been duly appointed and taken upon himself the trust of Administrator with tho Will annexed of the estate of THOMAS B. COOK, late of Portland, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds as the law directs. All persons having de mands upon the estate of said deceased, are required to exhibit the same; and all j»crsons indebted to said ' estate are called upon to make payfnent to JOSEPH A. LOCKE. Adm’r with Will annexed. Portland, June 3,1873. jn5dlaw3w* For Sale In Portland by HALL L. DAVIS, LOR IGN, SHOUT & HARMON. R. K. Ii UNT & CO. aug29 ««Uy IDFNNISON’S patent SHIPPING TIGS. Over 200 millions have been used with in ilie past ten ye;trs without c mplaint of loss bv tag becoming detached. All _ _w w txpres*! Companies use theim Mold by | Printer*.ami fcintioncr* Ernywhcre. aprl7 TT&S3m REAL ESTATE. F. G. Patterson's Real Estate Bulletin. MAITOV TO LOAIV Oil Fimt-CInsM lliVlUi1 Mortange* of Beal Enta'c ia I ortl ml mill virility. Real Kaitatc bought and sold. ECrutu collected. Apply to F. G. PATTFRSttN, Real Estate and Mortgage Broker, over Lowell’s Jewelry Store, np25dtf 4 or. Congress 4: U own Sis. For Rent. The corner House in the new block on Neal j Kg|;'lancl Brackett streets. F nc Bathing Room, i -raUsWater closets, Gas ami Sebago. Possession given immediately. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, dealer in Real Estate._ju.‘kl‘2w House on New High St. for Sale ! ANEW 21 Btory house containing 17 finished rooms wit li closets and clothes presses, and every modern improvement; good cellar un i sewerage; house he •ted by furnace. Lot 34 x 92. This is a rare opportunity for a purchaser to buy a good piece of property, centrally locate ’. Apply to F. G. PAT TERSON, dealer in Real Estate. ju3d2w For Sale. TWO double tenement Houses on Cotton street— No. 13, two tenements, five roam^each—No. 9, 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 ana in complete order, and will he sold as the health of tho owner demands a change of climate. Apply to LEON M. BOwl>OIN or . G. PAT TERSON, Real Estate and Mortg. ge Broker. my5 tf A Nice Surhitrban Residence . __ FOR LEASE. Tho commodious AyfiSOlK- two story brick house on Stevens* BaiTlinakaAafc Plains, formerly occupied by the late Wm. L. Wilson. The hou*e con tain1* twelve finisbod rooms, includ ing Bn li R om, all in good repair. The lot contains more than an acre. Nice Grape Vines, also Apple and Pear Trees, t gethcr with a good stable and ex cellent water. Apply to WM. II. JERRIS, Real Es tate Agent, corner Congress and Myrtle streets, my 19 d3w Houses for Sale. 3 HOUSES on Dauforth street from $1000 to $10, 000 Four houses on State street, prices from $5000 to $50,000. Also bouses on Pine, Cumberland.Congress, North, Tyng and Salem streets. Inquire of JOHN C. PROC TER, 93 Exchange street. My29d9t FOR SALE. HOUSE No. 2 Dearhig M. Lot 30x110 ftet. In quire at No. 12 Elui street between tne hours of 8 a. m. and 2 p.m. junSdtf Summer Residence for Sale AT SO. FltUEPOBT ME. BEAUTIFULLY situated on the Harraseeket River, 2i miles from Maine Central R. R. Sta tion, 41 miles from Grand Trunk K. U. Station. Splendid Boating, Fishing, Gunning and Diiving in the vicinity. Parties desiring a pretty summer residence will do well to cad on RYAN & KELSEY, 1(31 Cominerrial st. my27(12w Portland Me. For Sale in Beering. 4 FEW minutes walk from City limits. 25 acres of Land with nearly 1000 feet froutage, with Buildings thereon, consisting of TWO SIORY HOUSE and two large Barns in good repair. The Land ex tending through from one street to another, making it all available for HOUSE LOTS and will shortly be wanted for that purpose. It will be divl led into 1 wo or more lots if desired. If not seld bofore June 1st, it will be sold at auc tion. For terras, etc., enquire at Cushman’s Fruit store. No. 300 Congress street. my!3tf .1 Sea-Side Home For Sale. Only four miles from Portland, on Casco Bay. Bid Good two-story house, painted white, with green blinds. Four acres land and a store.— Some fruit aud wood. One of the finest localities on the bay, live minutes walk to the shore. Can be had at a bargain. Apply to WM. H. JEF.hlS, Real Es tate Agent. mv2Gd3w* For Sale. THE house on State Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872.seplO-tt Real Estate tor Sale. fTUIE HOUSE at No. C» Tare Street, and lot extend JL ing through on Brackett street., with Stable. Also, a lot cf lo acres of Hay Field with a good Barn situated in Scarboro, on the Paine road near Hubbard Libby’s, ab»ut C 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, inyl_ d2m For Sale iu the Town of West brook. A FINE residence one-half mile from the Railroad Depots, Post-office, go-d Schools and Churches, six miles fr m Portland; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors with marole mantles, Wood-house and Stable connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40x60 on the premises; grounds contain 15J acres, excellent land, well fenced. 30 apple and pear trees, \ acr<* choice straw berries, three good wells of water upon the place and good cistern in tho cellar, cellar under whole House, fine cement bottom; grounds ornamented with fine shade trees. This i§ one oi the finest resi liences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of 3. R. Davi« & Co., Portland, or Oti- Brown, Westbrook. * mar21tf FOR SAL,eT~ A LOT of vacant land, situated on the west side of High, between Pleasant and Danforth, Sts. This lot has a front of about 61 feet and is about 194 feet deep, and plans have been drawn l»y How, for a block of seven or nin genteel and convenient resi dences, and 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 u term of years, the proper ty belonging to tile csta'e of Francis O Libby, and formerly occupied by bim on tie corner of Free and High Streets. HARRISON J. LIBBY, 1 . , . FRANK W. LIBBY, j Artm ”• mar£4 tr The “Limerick House,” FOR SALE fa The auu-criber offers *or sale his Hotel r&£te*proi rty in Limerick Village, York County. The house has 22 rooms all in good repair, tilt viia 'vi,k an<1 two large stables adjoining: 1/ **\ g two wells of water on the premises, and every convenience for a Prst-class Hotel.. The “Limerick House” is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner. JOSEPH G. HARMON, marlOdtf Limerick, Me. Real Estate for Sale. IIOC HE AND LOT NO. 76 STATE ST., Lot contains 34.000 feet of land, with fine xuit gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Applv to W- H. FESSENDEN, marCtf 215 Commercial Street. FOR SALE. THE Residence of Mr. J. M. Churchill, situated on the corner of State aod Danforth Street* in this city. The lot is 325 ft. on State Street and 151 ft. on Danforth Street,and contains about 50,000 ft., includ ing the Mansion Hou-e in thorough repair, and the large brick Carriage House and Stable. It is one of the most desirable places in the city, either in its present state or to cut up in lets. For plans and particulars, c til on J. C. Procter* maylO dtf Hotel For Sale or Lease. The well and favorably known BAKI i< BOISE, ^ pleasantly located at Yarmouth, ten miles ii&Utfii? ftoTn Portland. The trains of the Grand Trunk road stop within a few rods of the house. Terms very favorable. Apply to the propri etor on the premises, or Wm. II. Jerris, Real Estate Agent, Por.land. myl9-lm* FOR SALE1 ON CONGRESS ST. NEAR CASCO, About 5000 feet Land. With Buildings now renting for more than SHOO per year. Can at a small outlay be oasily changed into three stores, with the tenemen-s over them would then rent for frojp $1600 to $1800. Buildings in good re pa'r. Title perfect. Terms ea-y. Enquire at CUSHIT1 AIM’S FRUIT STORE, No- 300 Congress Street. my 22 dtf . House Lots For Sale. A DESIRABLE lot on the corner of Danforth an'l Brackett streets, suitable for 3 good house _ , — ALSO — Fonr^nta1 SpIuce street. One lot™°,"» C,,n!{re!» street, fronting till, raerk°n'er 01 Pearl a:1<! FeJcral t,rec'tR’ C.?KOCTEH0^Kllb"mn!"ms' In,lulr0 of MBS - ■ 1 ' - * my.jxiji Uor Sale. Brick house no. 5 park House, in good order, if not row . A deslraJ'® will be leased fra term of years. InJl].J'2nTe.1.°rtJ C. PROCTER, 93 Exchange itreet. 10 House for Sale t milE two-story house. No, 8 Carleton Street Thu A hou«e is In good repair, Is well located in a good neighborhood. Has a good cellar, water and throughout. *■ Can be seen any altcrnoon between the hours of 2 and 4. For further information apply to my27tf EDWARD P. CHASE, No. 3 Oak St, REAL ESTATE._ Governor Dana Estate AT FRYEBURG FOR _S_A I, E ! THIS valuable property is most favorably located . in the charming village of Fryburg, 49 miles from | Portland, on the line of Portland & Ogdensburg R : R. and commands a wide and most delightful view of the “White Mountain Range,” and the valley of the Saco Ri»er. Consists of qno acre of 1 nd, on which are located the large and fine old MANSION formerly occupied by the late 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 rod j. The hrnse measures 40 x 48; Ell is 50 feet long; Stable 30 x C2. House and Ell contains 18 rooms aside from closets. Railroad station, Churc os, and first class Schools within a short distance of the house. Sold on*y on account of the ill health of the owner. Some Furniture will be sold with the house if desired. This is a rare opportunity for the purchase of a first i class summer residence in a healthful and pleasant locality on moat favorable terms. A photo graphic view of the proiterty, may be seen at No. 28 Exchange Street, Portland. For terms and further particulars apply to LORING & THURSTON, 28 Exchange Stroet A. A. SI ROUT, Canal Bank Building. FRANKLIN SHIR LEV, Fryeburg. Portland, May 24. 1873. my21d3w For Sale. DOUBLE Tenement House corner Myrtlo and Ox ford streets suitable for one or two families. Gas and Sebago throughout. _M. G. PALMER. HOTELS. BEAL'S HOTEL, N OR WAY, MA CNE The subscriber, having leased Beal’s Hotel, one ot the best arranged houses in the State, having all the modem improve ments and being entirely refurnished, is prepared tp take Summer Boarders and entire Families at a very low price. The locality is one of the pleas antest in the State, a first class livery establismeut is connected with ihe House, and its teams connect with all trains at South Paris, one mile distant. All inquiries by mail promptly answered. O. II. GREEN, Proprietor. Norway, May 15, 1873. mylSdlm Commercial House, Cor. Cross and Fore Sts. Portland, Maine. 2 This House built since tho (Treat Fire, has tdKsa recently bc.ro leased by the undersigned, |i > and extensive alterations are now being - f'YlS made, which when completed will make the iySn'f House one of the most convenient, and well arranged in the State. Will be entirely renovated, new Furniture added, and kept ns a Hotel shouldJw kept Will easily accommodate One Hundred arid Fifty Guests. The Heading Room will be supplied with every Daily Paper published in the State. Open Juno 1st, 1973. WM. F. HUSSEY, Recently Clerk Augusta House. TERTIS $2.00 PER DAT. mayl6 dtf " GLEN SIOiJSF, WRITE MOUNTAIN’S, N. II. This favorite Summer resort will be opened for the season June 19, 1873. Address until 1st W. & C. R. Milliken, Portland, Me. JT. HI. THOMPSON & CO., inyJTdGw Glen House, WEBSTER HOUSE, 382 HANOVER ST., BOSTON 1 ' ! The Proprietor having refitted and refurnished this Hotel, respectfully solicits the patronage of those vis iting Boston or. business or pleasure. Terms : Rooms rod full board, $2 per day. Rooms without board, for each jterson, 75c. to $1. This h*ufte is within five minutes’ walk of all the Eastern Steamer Landings and Depot. It contains 125 rooms, every convenience for comfort, and under the management of Mr. G. W. RELYEA, must prove attractive to the travel ing public. Carriages in constant attendance aud Horse Cars pass the door. mahl5eod3m Rocky Point Hotel, RHODE ISLAND. Season of 1873. ON THE EUROPEAN PLAN. This well known and popular Summer Resort situ ated ou Narragansett Bay. between the cities of Prov kleuco and Newport, will be open lor the reception of guests June 25th. To meet the growing demands of the public, the capacity of the House has been in creased since last season, by the addition of n num ber of rooms, all large, airy, and newly furnished. A new Restaurant of an increase 1 seating capacity has also been added, Eight steamboats a day from Providence and Newport. For information in regard tojterms, etc., address, City Hotel, Providence, B. 1 , l. ii. uiviPiiur.vs. Proprietor. Ju2d2w UNQUESTIONABLY The Best Known and Most Thoroughly Tested i*. vm. v SEWING MACHINE For all kinds oi work, heavy or light, and the most popular. Wheeler & Wilson’s. Tliia practical and easily managed machine has now stood tlie test of time ana thorough expenmont; and the thousand who iave fortunately used ours, frank ly give i» 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 ‘‘Lock-Stich” Machine has no equal in the world. The WHEELER & WILStW’S is relia ole economies! and noiseless. It auswers the wants of the household completely, and ANY KIND OP SEWING Noedcd 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 obtalu WHEELER & WILSON'S sil,bnt feed Family Sewing Machine, * AND TAKE NO OTHER. Machines soW on Monthly Instalments. All kinds of Sewing Macnine Supplies, Silk, Thread* Needles, &c. Machine Stitching in all its branches done in tlio be6t manner. * J. Is. II A Y I) E M , Gen’l Agent for Maine. 163 Middle St., Portland, Me mch31__ d3m Notice to Owners of Eots in Ever green Cemetery. ANY person 'wring lots in Evergreen Cemetery, by calling it the Office nt the City Treasurer and paying the turn of one dollar for each lot, will in sure the best of are for the same by Ihe Superintend ent for the current year; and any person paying the sum of twenty-flse dollars will secure the care ui their lots by the city tor all time. JAS. BAILEY, ) J. S. CALMER, ! Trustees. C. E. JOSE, ) DOGS—Any Do®j fonnd in the tnclosure alter thi6

date without the presence of master will be in peril JAS. BAILEY, J. S. PALMER, C. E. JOSE. mylildtf __ SEBAGO DYE WORKS, ISTo. 17 Plum Street. THE proprietors of rbis establishment will just say t . the public that they are prepared to dry bv steam and also prepared to dry, means* and finish all kinds gent’s wearing apparel, and also ladies dresses, shawls, cloaks, all col rs, or claused and warrant them not to smut, mylfdtf JOHN S. MILLER. T\Tyr Ql SOUTHWARK CO’S English Writing, Ail JViS Ini writes Black and never fades. Sole so. Ageu s lor U. S.-Scmsck Tag Co 8 Beekman St., S. Y. mai7d3m WANTS, LOST, FOUND. WANTED A GOOD man with a few Hundred Dollars, to take an interest in a paying business. Any one wanting such will do well lo investigate this with J. C. Taylor at the American House, corner of India and Middle streets, P inland, from 12 o’clock M. to 2 o’clock P. M., and from C to 11 o’clock P. M., June Oth and 7th. ju6-*2i Lost. T^O leaves out of Account Book, pages 71,72.73, and 74, accounts of Horse Shoeing and Joubing. ino under will please please leave the same at . . .. S. YOUNG & CO.. JUu“tf lUO-Fore St. Wanted Immediately, A GIRL to do cooking in a small family. Easy _ work and good pay. Apply at this office. JUJ_ dOt Wanted. AC^PA?L? cirl for general housework at No. 28 Danfor*h Street. ju4-dlw Wanted. \ MILLINER at W. L. Snell’s, 337 Congress Si. A_ ju2-dtf Board Wanted. FOR two persons in a private familv where there are no other boarders. Not particular as to the table. I wo pleasant sleeping rooms, and good, plain food only require I. A good fair price will be paid tar the right place. Address ^, II. B. RUSSELL, Post Office. may24 _ cod.Ow* Wanted Immediately. FIFTY Coat Makers. Steady employment and go.id wages. Good board readily obtained. W. & W. II. BACON, A CO.. South Windham, Maine. _may 29 »d2w 500 Good Girls TVautcd Immedia tely. 51AA GOOD Girls of all nalions, for housewo'k town and country; table girls for Saloon, Laundry and Kitchen; girls for Hotels, Summer and Beach Housrs: Cooks, Chamber, and Scrub gills. Forest City Era ploy ment Office. YJKa. L. liGYEY, 3i4 Congress Street. ™>'27_ dim* Wanted. TWO active intelligent young men to act as News Agems on the train. Good wages can be made. Reference and a deposit, required. Apply to C. R. CHISHOLM BROS., _my27dtf 371 Commercial St., Portland. Wauled* A LIVE man to drive a Bread Cart. Satisfacto ry references requested, at BLAKE’S BAKERY, mv21dtf Congress Street. Coat and Pant Machine Girls want ed at SMITH, MORGAN & BUTTER’S. my20_ dtf WANTED Custom Coat and Vest makcer at 8. IUTHIAN & CO., my2Ctf 08 E*cbauge street. CUTTERS WANTED^ — AT — SMITH, MORGAN & BUTTER’S. p'yii_dtf Rooms Wauled. IN a pleasant pari oftlio dry, furnished or uufur nished, with or without board. Address E. B., 37 Brown St., Portland. mayl4tf Experienced Coat, Pant and Vest Makers WANTED AT SMITH, MORGAN & BUTTER’S, Cor. Middle «te Market Sta aprUjdll named A MAN who understands repairing Furniture. Apply at 125 Federal St. apr23_tf_ WASTED! COAT MAKERS AT CDESIEY’S, mch25dtf 1C7 KIDDLE STREET. EDUCATIONAL. MVISITY SCHOOL —OF— Harvard University. THIS SCHOOL is open to persons of all denomina tions. Pecuniary aid is aftorded to those who are needy and deserving. The ilexfc Academic Year will begin SEPTEMBER 36lh. Further information will bo given on application to Prof, OLIVER STEARNS, ». or Prof. E. J. YOUNG, Cambridge, Mass. mar27-lamtjel-thenedtj.vl Navigation School! A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15J Ex< liango street, March 3d. to be under the < harge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Cant. Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. H. Farley. The course will begin with decmnl arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse, Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing; the use of Logarithms; the use and a^jistment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Lough tide by Chronometer Lunar ol servations will not be included in the course but will be taught if desire I. 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 adjustme t of Instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete orolgy, Ocean Currents, &c., wjll also be introduced at the evening sessions. For terras, apply to C. II. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. ‘ feb!9tf I [ paw C onstitutional Tendencies. -Tlie way In which different it dividual* are affected by the same causes of disease depends upon constitution and tem perament. Some [>er»ons, for instance are prone to fevers, some to billon* attacks, and others co ner vous affections. In all cases where a peculiar suscept ibility to any variety ot disease exists, the toning, regulat ng and purifying operation of Tarrant’s Effervescent Seltzer Aperient will be found the sniest safeguard against an attack. Individuals of a billious and constipated habit, or subject to dyspepsia, or whose nerves a- e easily ex cited, should frequently resort to this refreshing saline corrective, especially in warm weather. It is no less potent as a preventive than as a remedy. Sold by all druggists. ju3Tu&S2w&wlt BURRO WES BROTHERS, CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS, Dole si's Planips Hill, foot of Cross Hi. HAVING enlarged onr shop and fitted it up with the latest improved machinery (by the aid of wbi*h wo are enabled to get out oar wo k accurately aud expeditiously,) we are now prepared to tane con tracts of any size in the building line. Plans and specifications prepared at a reasonable pri e. We can on the shortest possible notice furnish the win dow and door frames and all the inside and outside finish for any description of building. Those about erecting sea side house* please take noto of the above. We have superior facilities for the manufacture of in side blinds, and will fnrnish them all painted and hung quick metre. We make a specialty of building and setting up machinery, and would be happy to re ceive calls from paries using power who contemplate a change of quarters, or that may need any service in this lino. We are also prepared to contract for the manufacture of patented articles on more favorable terms than any 0110 in the city. WILLIAM BUAltOWtS. J. W. BURROWES. myl3 tf City of Portland. Is Boabd of Health, i Aprti 21st, 1873. ( ORDERED, that until otherwise directed we do hereby designate the ilunin at the foot of Hann ♦er street (City Stable loi), and the dump at the foot of Franklin and Smith streets, as the places for de posito of rubbish, such as dirt, shavings, sawdust, ashes, cinders, soot, hair, shreds, manure, oyster, or lobster shells, or any other matter ot any kind (except dead animals) which may be removed from any bouse, cellar, yard, or other place within the City limits. Approved April 21st, 1873. I hereby give notice that the “City Ordinances” relating to ibe deposit of rubbish in any Street. Lane, A ley. Court, Squaro. Public Place or unoccupied lots within the city limits, except tho inis designated in the foregoing order, will be strictly enforced , . GEO W. PARKER, City Marshal. Argus and Advertiser copy. ap23ed3m HEW LAUHHIil! 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, &c„ with -pecial ttentinr paid to Ladies Dresses, Skirts. Laces, Gents’ Sliiru and every description of fine washing. This Laundry bein. provided with the newest and most approved Machinery, and cxi»erienced help, tho proprietor believes lie can guarantee pe-iect satisfac tion to to his customers. Location, Bradbury’s Court, En trance on Fore near India St. JOHN SPENCER, Superintendent. Late Steward ol St’r John Brooke, Boston and Port land Line feh3dlyr T0 LE1- _____ To Let. A SMALL tenement of S ro.nns in tlie upper part of house 22 Brumliall St., to a family without children. Gas and a plenty of good water. Jo3_|___MW Rooms to Let NO. 3 COTTON STREET. ja5_tf Country House to Let. TIIE STACKPOLE HOUSE ill Gorham, one mile from Saccarappa, pleasantly situated on the road lo Gorham Village, will he let for a summer residence from June 1st. It is suitable for one or mote fn • ilies. Apply at office of Portland Packing Co., Commercial street. my27 _<**32* To Let. TO a small family, the second floor of house No. 4 Carleton Street, with gas, hard and soft water. Apply on the premises.jn2-.lti To Let. A HOUSE of 0 rooms. A small family without young children. Sabbath keeping people. En quire at No. 108 Newbury stieet. my27dif To Let. HOUSE No 38 State street, corner of Gray. Pos session given at once. Apply from 1 to 2 and 6 to 8 P. M. W. F. HUSSEY. my26d2w Rooms to Let. TWO gentlemen an 1 their wives and two or three single gentlemen can be accommodated with pleasant rooms and board at No. 75 Free Street. may 9 tf House to Rent or Lease. THE upper tenement of house No. 31 Emery St., consisting of six rooms. all very pleasautlv situ ated; with Ghb and Sebago Water. &c. Inquire on the premises. apr!9<ltt_WILLIAM 11. GREEN. To Let. ONE OF THE BEST OFFICES ON EXCHANGE STKEKT. Enquire of GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO„ marilltf_ No. 46 Exchange St. STORE TO LET. 4 large brick storo in the Racklcfl Block, corner -f-4. of Middle and Ceurch streets—basement and first floor, eleguntlv finished and adapto 1 to jobbing dry goods or otfier similar trade. Apply to ALLEN HATNES. septlldtf Bratton Mineral FERTILIZER, — AND — DESTROYER OF INSECTS. 11IIIS article has boon carefully and thoroughly tested, during the past four years, hy many ex I*5'icnced farmers, gardeners, ana floriculturists, and tt*e numerous testimonials which have be* n received from those who have given it a trial, leaves no doubt of its valuab'e properties as a fertilizer for all crops; and particularly as an insect destroyer, it having proved a perfect protection to rose bushes, grapo vines, fruit trees, cabbages, squashes, and other vines aud vegetables, from rbe depredations of insects, and is cbeauer than any of the remedies which have been recommended for the purpose. -FOR SALE BY KENDALL & WHITNEY, General Agents for the State. Portland, May 30th, 1373. may3CJ-d4w WATfilES, Chronometers and Clocks, Of Foreigu and American Make, Spectacles and Jewelry, At 54 Exchange St. -BY WM. SETTER, AGENT for the Sui>crinr Waltham Watrhra, which maintain their well earned repuiation for time-eepiDg and reasonable price. In every vari ety of gold and Biber cases—open faee and ounters Kev winders and stem winders. myl2-dly RREGGISTS STAAJD FOR SALE ! One of tlie very best stands tn tbe city for a Druggist, is on the corner of Fore and India Streets, which is now offered for Sale. For particulars inquire immediately of Lufkin & Co., No. 2 Woodman Block. MRS. ELIZA A. CUSHMAN. Portland, Apii! IS, 1873. aprrdtf Janl 73tf ELIAS HOYll, Sewing Machines AND EJITTERICk’S Patterns of Garments pl mm a"& mi-EP. 173 Mi<10i» St.. Upstairs Ship Timber and Knees. I HAVE tne largest and best stock ot Shin Knees in tbe State. Also best imality seasoned White Oak Treenails, and ean furnish Hackmatack, Hardwood or White Oak Timber and Plank at the lowest casli prices. Sj tailor Portland, Dec. 30.1872. tl SCALE I\ BOILERS. I will Remove and Prevenl SCALE in any Steam Boilers, ci make no charge. Address, OGO. w, LORD, mtfdtf PHILADELPHIA, PA. HOT TEA ROLLS. HOT TE A* ROLLS caa be had from W. C. Cobb’s Bakery or Carts EVERY AFTERNOON. my15tf NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the subscrib er lias been duly appointed and taken upon her self the trust of Administratrix of the estate of JAMES MOUNTFORT late of Portland, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and given bonds us the law directs. All persons having de mands upon the estate of said deceased, are required to exhibit the same; and all persons indebted to said estate are called upon to make payment to MARY S. MOUNTFORT, A Imx. Portland, June 3, 1873. jn5dlaw3w* NOTICE »b hereby given, that the subscriber has been duly appointed Executror of the Will of RACHAEL A. LITTLEFIELD, formerly RACHAEL A.GOWEN, Winubamv in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and has tak en upon himself that trust by giving bonds as the law directs. All persons having demands upon ihe estate of said deceased, are required to exhibit the same; and all persons indebted to said estate arc called up on to make payment to JOHN A. KELLY, Executor of Saco. Windham, May 6th, 187$. Ju6-dlawF# MRS. M. H. NEAL* Has the largest and best assort ment, of Hats and Bonnets, trini cd and untrimed, of any tn tbe city. Call and see. Hair Goods in all their variety. 327 CONGRESS ST. my28_ d3w Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators. Ibo three points ot excellence which I claim, are, 1st, constant and thorough circulation of pure air; 2nd; ryness. oo dampness mould nor taint; 3rd; no lute* mingling 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 u'asitt- “ssh FOR SALE! ONE sixteenth of Schooner Ethan Allen, and cne thirty-second of Schooner liatt'e E. Sampson Both vessels* well found and in good ordor. r or further particulars apply to MIC AH SAMPSON. my28d2w No. 68 Middle St- opposite Pest Offlc./ For Sale. rSUVO second hand Boilers 30 feet long. 4 feet In di am ter, with 2 flti.-s 15 inches in diameter, shell 7-16 tb'ik; they are in good order and just the thlngfor burning tan, edgings, slabs and sawdust Enquire of S. H. L. PIERCE, 415 Dorchester Avenue, myl4-lniSouth Boston, Mass. Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted In exchange for Locomotive Boiler*, Horizontal Engines, Lecd Pumps and Other machine*?. , . Address, G. H. ANDREWS. fcMdtf Pearl St.. New York, Maine Medical Association. THE annual meeting of the Maine Medical Asso ciation will be held at the City Building, Port land, on Tuesday, June 10, 1873, at 10 o'clock, A. M Session to continue three days. CHAS. O. HUNT, M. D., Secretary. may20 d3w THE j?eess. SATURDAY MORSIXtJ, JUNE 7, 1873 Gossip and Gleaning*. It is a remarkable fact that, although com mon sheep delight in verdant field*, religious flocks are r.ot anxious for green pastors. The Father of Witers is complained of for keeping his big tows in bis mouth.— Boston Post. The wild man of the woods is in Georgia now; under the favoring Southern sun. he has shot up to the stature of eight feet. The Indiana Democrat makes this confess ion: “If any antiquarian wants the skull of a ‘mound digger’ he can b.i accommodated by calling at this office.” The action of a Swedish woman in Minne sota in attempting to po'son her husband and three children is attributed to “religious fa naticism.” Swedeu-Borgian, probably. This is a Detroit slander: Sines the strin gent temperance law in Massachusetts,barbers use more bay rum than ever. It filters through the scalp. If the average Massachu setts head wasn’t so thick all would be lovely. The nervous diseases fashionable nowadays render apropos the remark of somebody that “sawdust pills would cure half the ills of humanity if every man would make his own sawdust.” When an Oskosh editor runs away with a man's wife, the bereft husband conies around and stops his paper. Some men will with draw their subscriptions for the most trivial reasons. The Saturday Review pronounces “Old Kensington,” which is the longest story Miss Thackeray has written, to be one that gives the highest impression of the richness and power of her genius. George Faulkner of Dublin U3cd to sit a whole night with a solitary strawberry at the bottom of his glass, over which ht used gen erally to pour four bottles of claret, doing it, he would say, “because a doctor recommend ed it for its cooling qualities.” A Kentucky man has evolved out of his “dark and bloody” consciousness a gnu which will discharge three hundred shots in a minute, and they are now at work raising a company of three hundred minute men to man one of them. The Saturday Review thinks that an Eng lish household, as compared with a house hold of the corresponding class in maU con tinental counflies, is a model school in the art of throwing away money for an inade quate return. A London correspondent states that Wilkie Collins feels troubled about the publication, in England and this country, of some ol his earlier works, which he would be only too glad to consign to oblivion. . “The Prelates Puzzled; or What will they di with it?”—Archbishop of Canterbury:— “If I know how to deal with the question, may I be—ahem!—disestablished!”—Arch bishop ot York: If I know what to say in the matter, may I be—ahem ?—disendowed.” —Punch. The Spectator praises Mrs. Grota’s Life of her husband 3s being exceedingly agreeable and entertaming. It says egotism in a clever woman generally has an interest, and Mrs. Grote is both egotistic and clever, and her egotism adds greatly to the interest of the book. The flag which floated over Fort Sumter In 1861 is in the possession of a Stamford man. Please remember this, because other men in other towns ail over the country will be claiming to have that ancient piece of bunting in the next six months. It is well to know where that flag is, though we doubt if it is in a condition for further use. A Baptist paper in Ohio was sent for nine years to a subscriber who never paid a cent for it. The other day the newspaper was re turned to the patient and long-suffering pub lisher with the affecting pencil note on its margin: “Gone to a better world.” The publisher is a very pious man, but it is repor - ed that nis faith is terribly shaken with regard to the accuracy of the information. Schneider very justly remarks that no lit tle sartorial art was required in the Eliza bethan age. “The close-fitting leg-wear ot those days,” he says, “must have caused deep thought and intense anxiety to the Poole of three centuries ago. Shakespeare recognizes this when he puts into the mouth of Ophelia these words: “Pants is for thoughts.” » “A few days ago,” says the Journal do Lyon, “tbo director of the Great Theatre, in view of the speedy opening of that establish ment, wrote to Geneial Bourbaki, offering to decorate for him a front box, which should be henceforth appropriated to the general command. That officer replied, ‘I should willingly accept your kind offer if I had not promised myself not to return to auy theatre until I shall recover possession of the box which I possessed at Metz.’ ” Recent Publications. A Strang* Story; By Balwer, Lord Lyl ton. Another volume of Harpers’ Library Edi tion of Bulwers’ novels. Like other works of the author—it has the wellknown brilliant traits that have given him his high place among eminent novelists; and like them it has also the fatal gift of power without sin cerity ; of genius that fails to move its hear ers because itself remains unmoved, that stands on the brink of the abyss of unknown things and peers curiously down, trusting to its steady brain and coldblooded indifference to keep ik from the danger and terror to which another would fall a prey. Lord Lytton's mind seemed to walk always near forbidden paths; to delight in speculations upon the shadowy borderland between this world and another, safe in the knowledge that selfish ness and skepticism would preserve him from the poison of the upas tree of which he offers us a botanical analysis. The hand that wrote these wild romances is nerveless, the busy brain has ceased its strange work—and we would unwillingly write a harsh word of the dead. But where in Bul wer’s novels is the strong, clear and healthful tone of the Waverly novels, the overflowing humanity of Dickens, or the sympathy and insight of George Eliot. Among the thou sands that mourned for the loss of Charles Dickens, and to whom his name is a house hold word,how many are there who have giv en more thought to Bulwers’ death than a passing temark culled forth by some newspa per notice. The book-reviewer's column is not the place for a homily, but in the inter ests of literature at least, we may say that no power of pen, language clear as crystal, or scope of cultivated intellect can make a writer a living force among the people, with out the manysided sympathy, readily respon sive to every “touch of nature that makes the whole world kin.” “A Strange Story” is too widely and well known to require especial notice of its plot, incidents or characters; and the present edi 1 ion is excellent in all points of mechanical execution. For sale by Loring, Short & Harmon. Protection ngnfuat Firr. _ » , Bird. T ■‘••'Ph This is an exceedingly practical volume which should be read by everyone. Tbe au thor lias devoted much attention and thought to the subject ot fires, their causes and the management of them. Having taken for his motto tlie good old proverb that “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound or cure.” Mr. Bird gives many valuable bints as to necessary precautions and the various simple means by which fire may be prevented from spreading. In particular he urges the use of safety elevators in warehouses, as great'y les sening the danger of fire; and without con demning the Mansard roof, warns buiide.s of the inevitable dangers which must result from using such lig.il and combustible mate liais in tbeir construction. He strongly ad vises that preparations against fire be made in every building, such as small engine*, buckets, hatchets, etc. The peiusal of this book cannot fail to be useful to every one, and should have a wide circulation. Published by Hurd & Houghton, New York. For sale by Loriug, Short & Har mon. Old Kensington. By JIi»ii Tbnckrrny. aa> • l.orof ‘Tke Villege on Ibe CIHT.” Few novelists have the power of expression, the delicate touch, the exquisite refinement anc depth of feeling, that Miss Thackeray possesses in so great a degree. To read "Old Kensington” is like walking in a sunny old garden, sweet with mingled, undefiuable per fumes of old-fashioned flowers with quaint names, where birds call to each other from the gray boughs of mossy peartrees, and thought is a dream. It is a novel thoroughly human in its interest; and in the delineation of character, Miss Thackeray displays finest instinct and original conception. The story goes on quietly, never, for a page, lacking interest, and when at length we come to the happy ending of the romance, we lay the book down with regret that we must part with people whose story we have followed with so much sympathy. Want of space, and indeed tbe difficulty of selecting passages among so many exquisite bits of word painting—prevent 01 r making extracts from this charming book. Bo we must be content to advise our readers in se lecting volumes for seaside or mountain read mg, in tne approaching summer vacation, by no means to overlook “Old Kensington.” Published by Harper Bros., New York. For sale by Loring, Short and Harmon. A Chance Acquaintance, tv. o. Unwell*. Mr. Howells is undoubtedly oue of the most genuine, genial and elegant of Ameri can writers. His »tyle is always bright, graceful and finished; while his descriptive power and an unfailing fund of refiaed humor form a rare combination. “A Chance Acquaintance” is the story of the adventures of the Ellisons, husband, wife and sister— whom the many readers of Mr. Howell’s previous book,“Their Wedding Journey”,will recognize at once as old friends of whom it is pleasant to see more. While on the way to Quebec, they encounter a Bostonian, Mr. Ar buton—a type of those elevated and disagree able tr—its which equally are the pride ot some of the jcunease doree of the modem Athens.Ot course with acharmiug naiee and warui-heart ed heroine like Kitty Ellison, even the disad vantage of such an uncompromising hero could uot prevent the author from building a ro mance from his materials. To those readers who may be a little disap pointed at the rather abrupt ter termination of the rtory—we would suggest, as a word of comfort, that we are sure Mr. Howells will not leave things at loose ends, ' but will gather up the threads of his story in a future volume; which,like “Their Wedding Journey,” and “A Chance Acquaintance,' ’ shall be a delightful mixture of guidebook and novel. The book, red-edged and daintily bound, is pu dished by Messrs. J. R. Osgood and Co. For sale by Loring, Short and Harmon. Ready Honey Rorlibsy. A novel ot English life, quite powerfully written in.n bright and easy sty e. The au thor is evidently an admirer of Dickens; but is by no means a mere copyist, and has suc ceeded in writing a very entertaining novel which gives evidence of humor, keen obser vation and gcnuii.e let-ling. Published by J. R. Osgood and Co. For sale by Bailey and Noyes. From Messrs. Harper Bros., we have re ceived a copy of “Bleak House,” which forms one of the volume? of tbeir Household edi tion of Dickens. Its clear type, careful and spirited illustrations and unexceptionable me chanical execution render this edition of Dickens’ novels a very attractive one. For sale by Loring. Short and Harmon Rarpbi’s Raster, By James Faya. Au thor sf “Carlyou- Year” ‘-Cecil’s Tryst” etc ete. A novel or Irish life, very well written, in an original and vigorout style. It belongs to that class of fiction distinctively intended to delineate Irish character; aud that of Mur phy, the real hero of the book is very vividly drawn and lifelike. The wild wit, the faith fulness which attaches him for life and death to “Master Frank,” the contradictory traits ot this strange nature, form a strong and unique sketch. In brief—this is a novel aside from and beyond the ordinary. Published by Harpe Bros. New York. For sale by Loring Short & Harmon. THIRD SALE. — OF — YEARLINGS -at home FARM, MILTON, MASS., On Saturday, Jane 7, 1S73, at lO A. HI. No. 1.—DRAGOON,chestnut colt, foaled March 18, 1872, by Feauianght, dam Virginia, brought from the South atter tbe war by B. »v. Crown inshhld,Esq. No. 2.—DAWN, baT filly foaled April 4, 1872, by Fearnaught, dam Besie, by Ethan Allen. No. 3.—DEVOTION, chestnut filly, foaled April 15,1872, by Fearnaugbt.da . Hersey Slare, by Frank lin, be by Old Black Howk. No. 4.—DIADEM, chestnut colt, foaled April 18, 1872, by Fearnaught, dam Black Pearl, by Balrcw nie out ol the famous Lady Sutton. No 5.—DUPLICATE (one of twins), chestnut colt, foaled April 24, 1872, by Fearnaught, dam Imp. Can ary’, an Irish foxbnutcr. No. 6.-DEBORAH, black filly, foaled April 30, 1872. by Fearnaught, dam Darkness, by Ericsson, be by old Mambrino Chief, the sire of Lady Th' rn. No. 7.—DAPHNE, chestnut flllv, fooled May 18, 1872, by Fearnaught,dam Ruth, by Franklin. No. 8—DIANA, chestnut filly, toalcd May 19, 1872, by Fearnaught, dam Miml, by Ringgold. No. 9.—DORA, caestnut filly, foa’ed May 20, 1872, by Fearnaught, dam Nellie Cotton, by IvauVoe (Mor gan). No. 10.- DAIRYMAID, black filly, foaled May 30, 1872, oy Fcainaught, dam Fannie Prewitt, by Erics son. No. 11.—DAYBREAK, chestnut colt, foaled June 1. 1872, by Fearnaught. dam imp. Maud, b” the K«ng of Hanover's Bruckwll ow.and out of a mare belong ing to the famous family of Orloff trotters of Moscow. She has trotted in 2.28. No. 12.—DANDY JIM. chestnut colt, foaled June 6^1872, by Fearnaught, dam Juliet, by Young Mor No 13— DEFIANCE, chestnut filly, foalod June 7s 1872, bv Fearnaught, dam llambleL nia. by Kysdvk’ llambletonlan. J * PROPOSALS. J Lieut. Col of Engineers. } Bvt. Brig. Gen. U. S. A. dot •t *

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