Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, June 9, 1873, Page 1

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated June 9, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ESTABLISHED JUNE 23. 1862. TOL. 12. __PORTLAND MON DAT MORNING. JUNE 9, 1873. TERMS $8.00 PER ANNUM IN ADVANCE. THF PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published 87017 day (Sundays excepted) by the PORTI.AM) PiRUMlEVNO CO., At 1C9 Exchange St, Portland. Terms : Eight Dollar* a Year in advance THE MAINE-STATE PRESS Is published every Thursday Morning at $2 50 a year, if paid iu advance, at $2 00 a year. Hates or Advertising : One inch of space, ■ engthof column, constitutes a “square.** i $. 50 per square daily first week; 75 ; w *ek after; three insertions, or less, $1 00; co 11 g every other day after first week, 50 coot*** . Half square, three insertions or less, * we A . $1 ou; 50 tents per week oxter;■ , Spec ial Notices, one third •jjdftioiiai. : IJmler heart of “Ami’Semests, >2 00 per square . .l^SjJSSJ'SStS 'i» The® “Maine State PeeLs" (which L a largo circulation In eyery part ; of the State) for $1 00 per square lor first insertiou, and 50 cents per square for each subsequent ; Infer- i **Ad(lrea* all communicationf to PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO. | BUSINESS cards. M. SEAVEY, M. D.. *34 2 Congress Street* Has added to liis hnslncss the Agency of the Health-Lift Co. At his room is a machine which all who are troubled with Lame backs, weak stomachs or imperfect cir culation of the blood are invited to examine. Ma chines delivered to purchasers at N. Y. piices* Homocpathic medicines on usual, ju3-Cw j HENRY F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAAV. IVo. 30 Exchange «t.« Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department and : Attorney in all the courts in the District of obimbia, j will atteod to the prosecution of laims betore the Court of Claims ami the various departments at Washington. octll-tl ESTABLISHED 1821. Byron Greenougli & Co., 140 Nliddlc Street, PORTLAND. ME. Military, ) j firemen’-. Grant! Army, I 1 Base Ball, Navy, 7 ) Ncbool, IK axonif, J ICInb. HATS, CAPS AND CHAPEACS. MADE TO ORDER, 63^\A.t the Lowest l?rices.ttg;S Samples sent on application, and all orders filled at short no; ice. __ apr4tf PORTLAND MACHINE WORKS (FORMERLY C. STAPLES & BON,) Marine, Stationary and. Portable STEAM ENGINES, Steam Boilers, Bleach Boilers and Tanks, Shafting, Mill Gearing and General Machinery. Castings of iron, brass, and composition. Repairing promptly attended to. KT’New and Second-hand Engines lor 6ale. Highest cash prices paid for old Iron. S15 Commercial Street, W. H. FESSENDEN. apr!4tf Portland, Me. GEO. E. COELINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, 310 CONGRESS STREET, I.prepared to make all the various styles of Card Pictures, Rembrnnl, Mcdnlliou, &"«*., from Retouched Ncgotires. By this proc“.-s_ we Get rid of Freckles, Moles and other ir»i nerfeclions of the Skin. For all of which no extra charge will be made. All work warranted to please. Call and examine for yourselves. mclil8dtf CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER, FRESCO PAINTER, 5 Decring Block, AT SCHUMACHER BBOTHEBS. apr!6___dsmo J. II. LAMSOUf, PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 152 middle Street. PORTLAND, ME. Copying and enlarging done »o older. All the new styles, Berlins, Rcmbrants, Medallion, he Porcelain, or Mezzotint card, and the retouched card, by which new process wo get rid of freckles moles,wrinkles and all imperfections of the skin. Call and judge for yourselves. 53^~M otto—Good werk at Moderate Price*. Aim to Plco*c. _niav 20 William H. Phisket. Jas. L. Lombard. PHINNEY & LOMBARD, Real Estate & Loans, No. 153 La Salle Street, C H I C A G O . Hoff investment* mode for non-residents, and thrir interests carefully attended to. Reffre>cf.8:—Chas. B. Sawyer, Pres. 5rh Nat’l Bank, Chicago; Chas. II. Mathews, Capitalist, Schen edady, V. Y.; J. ?. Winsl w & Co., Portland, Me.; S A. Briggs, Vice-Pres. Franklin Bank, Chicago; Cl. H. Hosm^r, Lcckport, N. Y.; Phinney Sc Jackson, Portland. Me._apt 12dt f JA7IES O’DOMELL, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, has removed to XO. 84 1.9 MIDDLE STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTX.AND, MA-LNYC. Commissioner of deeds for the several State?. foblO ARETAS SRURTIEFF, No. G Moulton Street. PORTLAND, NIE., — WILL SELL — COMMISSION! ALL KINDS REAL ESTATE. — ALSO — Negotiate Loans on Mortgages! aprlfi___dtf . JOST & KEILER, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., up stairs. PORTLAND, ME. Order, may be left at F. F. Hale’s picture gallery ann 0. M * F. P. Brooks’, No. 333 Congress St. P5"AII Order* promptly all. ndeil to. 101)25 ___,r W. C. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, 5 Doors East of Temple 81.* GAS AND WATER PIPING. ap21 »f «. W. MTOCKMAN. 91. D., Physic! m and Surgeon, 807 Congress St., Portland. ( ppo*»ite the Park. _maiisdtf ROSS & STURDIVANT, WHOLESALE COAL DEALERS 179 Commercial St., Portland* Sole agents In Maine for the sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined by Messrs. Harn n ett Neill & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also lor sale at lowest market prtee, ilkesbarre, Scranton, Lackawanna, and Pittstou Coals, shipped from the vicinity of New York. Ves sels procureJ for the tranportation of coals fr^m port of sbipmeet any point desired. tfanr27 WILLIAM Ifr:\Hi CLIFFORD, Counsellor at Law and in Patent Causes, NO. 80 MIDDLE ST., PORTLAND. ggfAttcnds to all kinds of Patent business. DR. IIERSOin HAS taken the office of the late Dr. Robinson, 2C0 CONGRESS St. Office hours, D to 11 A. M., 2 to 4 P. M “ « Sundays, OJ to 10 A. SI., 4 to 5 P. M Residence, comer Pine and Emery Streets. Or ders out of office hours may be left with Mrs. Robin inson, 260 congress street, or at bis residence_ BENJ. KINGSBURY, JR., Attorney at Caw, No. 83 Middle Street, PORTLAND MAINE. (Opposite Canal Bank.) may24-dlm BUSINESS CARDS. | patents — IS ALL — CO u NJT R I E s. SCRIBNER & JORDAN, 74 Middle Street, cor. Exchange, PORTLAND, ME., Secure Inventions, Trade Marks and De signs in all Countries where Patent Laws exist. Assignments made and sent tor record. Cousuba i >11 personally or by letter free. Letters promptly answered. Models and Drawings tarnished. Extensions, Re-issues, Interference and Disclaim ers attended to at living prices. Examinations made and opinions given as to the patentibilitv of inventions. my23d£w3m J. II. F © « G , Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1101-3 EXCHANGE ST., (Comer of Exchange amt Foderal Sts.,) feb27 PORTLAND. ME. tf ^BUSINESS DIRECTORY, Agency for Sewing Machines. \V. 8. DYKE, No. Middle SI. All kinds of Machines for sale nud to let* ! Repairing. Bakers. W. C COBB,NoB.)8and :t0 Pearl Street. Ou direct route between New Custom XIonsF and Post Office, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. HOYT, FOr.G & BREED, No.91 Middle Street. _ Book Binders. IVM. A. QCINttY, Room II, Printer’s Exchange, No. Ill Exchange St. SHAM, & SHACKFORD, No. 3* Plnm Street. Carpenters and Builders. n UITSEI dfc MEANS, Pearl Street, op posite Park. Dentists. DR. TV. R. JOHNSON, over H. II. 13oy>». Dye-House. F. SYMONDS, India St. VelYel Clonk, dyed and finished* FOSTER’S Dye Hon*e,24 Union Street.* Fnrniture--Wholesaie and Retail. WALTER CORET A CO., Arcade, No. IN Free Street. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 3ft Ex change St. Upholstering of nil kinds done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Goods. BENI. ADA3IS, for. Exchange and Fed eral Streets. HOOPER & EATON, Old Post Office, Exchange Street. E. F. HOYT, No. 11 Prible Street. Up bolstering done to order. Fnrnitnre and Upholstering. I DAYIDW.DKANE, No. 89 Federal 81. All kinds ofUphols rriugand Repairing done to order.__ Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. F. SHERRY, No. 1> Clapp’. Blorlc Congre.. Street, oppo.ite Old City nail. Horse Shoeing and Carriage repairing l>on«* in the best possible manner by S. YOUNG & CO., No. lOO Fore St._ Jewelry and Fine Watches. ABNER LOWEI,L,SOI Congre.. Street. Agent, for Howard IVateli Company. Mnnufhoiurers of Trunks, Talises and Carpet-Bags. JT. R. DURAN X CO., 171 Middle and 116 Federal Street.. Masons end Builders. N. E. BEPI.ON, 333 1-2 t'ongrm Hi. Paper Hangings, Window Shades, aud Carpetings. I. OTHBOP.PEVENS A CO., 61 Exfaange Hrect and 4W ITIarket Wt. _ Photographers. A. 8. DAVIS A CO., No. 80 Nlutdlc Street. J. H. LAHSON.IM Middle 81,,cor. Croon. Plumbers. JANIES PIIjTjEB, No. Ol Feileral Street. Krery description of H ater Fixtnre* ar ranged and *et np in the bent manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stucco Worker, &c. | P. FFENlf, Cor. Cumberland and Frank lin Wt*. Real Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. Oil Exchange Htrect. GEO. R. I>AVIH & Co., No. 301 1-9 Con gress Hfrcct. Silver and Dated Ware. ABVEK LOWELE, 301 Congre.» Slreet. Signs and Awning Hangings, done by W. lOFI^G & Ctf., at IVo. IOO Fore Street. my30*2m Schools. EVGLlsn and litVM Il MCUOOE., 430 Cougrrds Street. Stair Bniider. R. F. |lVBRV.TiO. 953 F«re Street, cor. CroM St., in K>« leno’s Mill. G. L. HOOPER & CO., Snccennor* to Littlefield Sc Wilson, Cor. York Sc Ma ple Street*. Watches, Jewelry, Ac. J. W,& II. n. MC»lTFFKE,Cor. Middle Sc I'nion Sts. HENRY CLEWS & CO., 32 WALL .STREET, MEW YORK, Offer for sale a limited number of the FIRST MORTGAGE 7 PER CENT, C0N3 VERTIBLE SINKING FUND GOLD BONDS — or tiie — Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Min nesota Railway Line. At 90 and accrued interest in currency. At which price they yield over 9 per cent., and are strongly recommended as a Safe and Profitable liiTcstment. This Railway is a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Iowa, which is ihe most prosper ous State in the Northwest, Mug the only State in the Union free front debt. The Minnesota Di vision, running from Burlington, Iowa, to Austin, Minnesota, a distance of 260 miles, was completed in February, 1872, and earned during that year an av erage of $83,000 per month, being a monthly increase of $35,000 on the earnings of 1871. The earnings for 1873 arc estimated to exceed $1,500,000, or more than S 125,000 per month. Tne ilwaukee Division, from (Jedar Rapids to Postville, on the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad, a distance of 110miles, passes through one of the richest sections of the State of Iowa, and furnishing an outlet to Milwaukee and the lakes. The Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway bonds have been admitted to the New York Stock Exchange, and arc daily dealt in and quoted ou the official lists, thus furnishing dealers an advantage enjoyed by few of the new issues of Railway Bonds. The entire loan has been sold, except about $300, 000, which we now oiler, to cl se it out. All marketable securities taken in exchange at cur rent prices, without commission. For sale in Portland by Robt. A. Bird, 97 Exchange Street. ap26dtf REMOVAL. 1 uZVl my,omcc ‘"No. IT Exchange St., M. Ucean Insurance Co. Building. Portland, June 2, 1873. HAMLEN. Notice. HAVING made arrangements with Lumber man ufacturers of Southern Pine at all STnrind pal shipping ports, I am now prepared to fin orders for Ship, Factory, Car and Bridge building. South American and West Indies cargoes, at lowest rates. J. II. HAITILEN, Lumber nn:l €*cncrnl Comiiiiuion Mcr c limit, No. 17 Exchange St., Portland, Me. No. 47 South St., New York. Portland, June 2, 1873. tf NEW LAUNDRY! 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, &e., with special • ttentior paid to Ladies Dresses, Skirts. Laces, Gents’ Shirtt and every description of fine washing. This Laundry hein. provided with the newest and most approved Machinery, and experienced lu ip, the proprietor believes he can guarantee pe/icct satisfac tion to to his cust omers. Locution, Brmllmry’s Court, En trance on Fore mar India St. JOHN SPENCER, Superinten lant. Late Steward ot St’r John Brooks, Boston and Port land Line feb3dlyr A Fine Business Opening FOR a young or middle aged man of unexceptiona ble cliaractei Experienced accountant and one I thousand dollars capital. Investigation is invited Address Box '.015 Portland Me. nuvtutf REAL ESTATE. j F. G. Patterson’s Real Estate Bulletin. TO LOAN on Fir*t-Clas* lflvl" Fj I Mortgage* of Real Estate ia t'ortl nd nnd viciuity. Real Estate bought and Hold. Rent* collected. Apply to F. G. PATTEBMUN, Real Ksiate and Mortgage Broker, over Lowell’* Jewelry Store, ap25dtf C or. Coogre** A: B own St*. For Kent. STlie corner House in the new block on Neal and Brackett streets. Fine Bathing Room, Water closets, G is and Sebago. Possession given immediately. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, dealer in Real Estate.ju3d2w House ou New High St. for Sale ! ANEW 2l story house containing 17 finished rooms with closets and clothes pressos, and every modern improvement; good cellar and sewerage; house lie itea by furnace. Lot 38 x 92. This is a raro opportunity for a purchaser to buy a good piece of property, centrally locateApply to F. G. PAT TEKSuN, dealer in Itoal Estate. ju3d2w For Sale. 2* FEET of land on North street, near • Walnut. Price low. Terms J cash, balance time. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, Port land, or WM. L. SOUTHARD, 5 Pemberton Square, Bosmn. myl2eodtf For Sale. TWO double tenement Houses on Cotton street— No. 13, two tenements, five rooms each—No. 9, two tenements, seven rooms each. Also House No. 28 Bramhall street, arranged for one or two families*, lot 40x113, fronting on nco streets. This property is newly finished auu in complete order, ami will be sold as the health of the ownor demands a change of climate. Apply to LEON M. BOWDOIN or -. G. PAT TERSON, Real Estate and Mortg. go Broker. my5 tf Governor Dana Estate AT FRYEBURG F O St S_A L E ! TUIIS valuable property is most favorably located . in the charming village of Frybnrg, 49 miles from Portland, on tho line of Pori land & Ogdensburg It It. and commands a wide and most delightful view of the “White Mountain Range,” and the valloy of the Saco River. Consists of < no aero of 1 nd, on which are located the large and tine old MANSION formerly occupied by th« late Governor Dana, and a spacious stable, all in through repair, woll supplied with pure water, and surrounded by elegant shade trees. The summit of “Pine Hill” is within 300 rods. The hruse measures 40 x 48; Ellis 50 feet long; Stable 30 x 62. House and Ell contains 18 rooms aside from closets. Railroad station, Churc es, and first class Schools within a short distance of the bouse. Sold on'y on account of the ill health of ibo owner. Some Furniture will bo sold with the house if desired. _ . . This is a rare opportunity for the purchase of a first class summer residence in a healthful and pleasant locality on naont favorable term*. A photo graphic view of tho 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 SHIRLEV, Fryeburg. Portland, May 24. 1873. _my24d3w For Sale at a Bargain. A LOT of Land on Smith street, about 34 by 100 . ieet, with stone enough for a cellar. Only one quarter part ot the purchase money required, a long credit fur me balance. Apply to WM. H. uERRIS, Re tl Estate Agent. |u7dlw» FOB SALE. HOUSE No. 2 Dcering St. Lot 30x110 feet. In quire at No. 12 Elm street between too hours of 8 a. m. and 2p. m. jun'jdtf Summer Residence for Sale AT SO. FBEEPOBT ME. BEAUTIFULLY situated ou the Harraseeket River, 2£ miles from Maine Central R. R. Sia tion, 41 miles from Grand Trunk R. R. Station. Splendid Boating, Fishing, Guuning and DiiviDg in the vicinity. Parties desiring a pretty summer residence will do well to call on RYAN & KELSEY, 161 Commercial st. my27d2w Portland M e. For Sale in Peering. A FEW minutes walk from City limits. 25 acres of Land with nearly 1000 feet frontage, with Buildings thereon, consisting of TWO STORY HOUSE and two large Barns in good repair. The Land ex tending through from one street to another, making it all available for HOUSE IjOTS and will shortly be wanted for that purpose. It will be divided into two or more lots if desired. If not sold before June 1st, it will be sold at auc tion. For terms, etc., enquire at Cushman’s Fruit store. No. 30G Cougress street. myl3tl Beal Estate tor Sale.* THE HOUSE at No. fi Tare Street, and lot extend ing through on Brackett street, with Stable. Also, a lot of 10 acres of Hay Field with a good Barn situated in Scarboro, on the Paine road near Hubbard Libby’s, about 6 miles from Portland. Tho above property will be sold at a bargain by applying to MRS. T. E. STUAIIT, No. Ct51 Washington street, corner of Pine, Boston, Mass, xnyl d2m For Sale. THE house on Slate Street, occupied bv the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone and has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872. sepl9-tt House foe Sale J TnE two-story house. No, 8 Carletnn Street. This house is in good repair, is well located in a good neighborhood. Has a good cellar, watet and gas throughout. Can bo seen any aiternoon between the hours of 2* and 4. For further information apply to my27tf EDWARD P. CHASE, No. 3 Oak St. POR SALE! OH CONGRESS NT. HEAR CASCO, About 5000 feet Land. Willi Buildings now renting for more Hum SSOO per year. Can at a small outlay l>e easily chanced Into three stores, with the tenements over them would then rent for from $1600 to $1800. Buildings in good rc pa:r. Title perfect. Terms ea-y. Enquire at CUSHMAN'S FRUIT STORE, No- 306 Congress Street. my22 dtf For Sale. IN Cape Elizabeth. House and land, from ono to five acres, to suit purchaser; situated on the road between the Nortli Congregational Church and Town House, For particulars enquire of Geo. R. Barston, on the premises. Also one House ar.d lot at Point Village. For particula s enquire m the premises of apr4codtf JEDDIAH LOVIETT. For Sale in the Town of West brook. A FINE residence one-half mile from the Railroad Depots, Post-office, good Schools and Churches, six miles fr in Portland; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors witli marble mantles, Wood-house and Stable connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40x60 on tbe premises; grounds contain 15£ acres, excellent land, well fenced. 30 apple and pear trees, £ aero choice strawberries, three good wells of water upon the place and good cistern in the cellar, cellar under whole House, fine cement bottom; grounds ornamented with fine shade trees. This is one 01 the finest resi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of 3. K. Davi“ & Co., Portland, or Oti* Brown, Westbrook, mar21tf FOB SALE. 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 by 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 for a term of years, the proper ty belonging to tlie estate of Francis O Libby, and formerly occupied by him on tho corner of Free and High Streets. HARRISON ,J. LIBBY, 1 . . , FRANK W\ LIBBY, j A<lm rs> mar24 tf The “Limerick House,” FOR SALE. The 8u.»-crlber offers ror sale his Hotel proj rty in Limerick Village, York County. The house has 22 rooms all in good repair, with died and two large Htablcs adjoining; two wells of water on the premises, and rri,- «4i?verX convenience for a frst-class Hotel. , l'*mer*ek House” is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner T^ri-vRf dOSEPH G. HARMON, _marl:!<1tf_ Limerick, Me. Real Estate foe Sale. IlO I’M t: A NO LOT NO.TG STATE ST., T,nt contains 31,000 feet of land, with fine , Hit Kir den, cold, grapery, etc. Applv to 6 W- II. FESSENDEN, marfitf 215 Commercial Street. FOR SALE. THE Residence of Mr. J. M. Churchill, situated on the corner of State a"d Danforth Streets in this city. The lot is 325 tt. on Slate Street and 151 ft. on Danforth Street,and contains about 50,000 ft., includ ing the Mansion Hoti-e in thorough repair, and the large brick Carriage House and Stable. It is one of the most desirable places In the cltv, either in Its present stato or to cut up in lots. For plans and particulars, call on J. c. Procter" maylS dlf REAL ESTATE. Ilotcl For Sale or Lease. The well and favorably known BAKfrB HOUSE, pleasantly located at Yarmouth, ten miles from Portland. The trains of the Grand . Trunk road stop within a few rods of the Terms very favorable. Apply to the propri the premises, or Wm. H. Jerris, Real Estate Portland. myl9-lm* , A Sea-Side floine For Sale* S3l Only four miles from Portland, on Casco Bay. •|f Good two-story house, painted white, with ilLgrcen blinds. Pour acres land and a store.— Some fruit and wood. One of the finest localities on the bay, five minutes walk to the shore. Can be had at a bargain. Apply to WM. H. JERRIS, Real Es tate Agent. my26d3w* For Sale. BRICK HOUSE No. 5 Park place. A desirable House, in good order. If not sold by June 10th will be leased for a term of years. Inquire of JOHN C. PROCTER, 93 Exchange street. ju2dlw _HOTELS. BEAL'S HOTEL/, NORWAY. MAINE The subscriber, having leased Beal’s Hotel, one ol the best arranged houses iu the State, having all the modem improve ments and being entirely refurnished, is prepared to 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 establisment is connected with the 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. myl6dlm Commercial House, Cor. Cross and Fore Sts. Portland, Maine. This House built since the great Fire, has recently bean leased by the undersigned, and extensive alterations are now being made, which when completed will make the ,:r—one of the most convenient, and well arranged in tile State, will be entirely renovaiod, new Furniture added, and kept as a Hotel should he kept Will easily accommodate One Hundred and Fifty Guesis. The Heading Room will be supplied with every Oaily l’ai>er published in the State. Open June 1st, 1873. WM. F. HUSSEY, Recently Clork Augusta House. TERMS 34.00 PER DAY. niaylG__ dtf GLEN HOUSE, ~ WHITE MOUNTAINS, N. II. Tins favorite Summer resort will lie qponod for the season June 14, 1873. Address until 1st W. & C. R. Milliken, Portland, Me. J. M. THOMPSON & CO., my17dGw Olcn House. Rocky Point Hotel, RHODE ISLAND. Season of 1873. ON THE EUROPEAN PLAN. This well known and poputo Snmmcr Resort situ ated ou Narragansett Bay. between the cities of Prov idence and Newport, will be open lortho rocoptlnn of guests June 25th. To meet the gl owing demands of the public, the capacity of the House has been in creased since last season, by the addition of a num ber of rooms, all large, airy, and newly furnished. A new Restaurant of an increase! seating capacity has also been added. Eight steamboats a day from Providence and Newport. For information in regard tojterms, etc., address, City Hotel, ProTldence, 8.1., L. II. HUMPHREYS, Proprietor. ju2 d2w GRASS SEED. 2000 Bags Wester* Timotliy Seed 1500 “ Canada “ •• lOOO “ Red To “ 500 “ Michigm Clover “ 200 “ Ohio “ *• 400 “ Wo. Set York “ “ lOO “ Pea The, “ “ 150 “ Alsikc “ “ '100 “ Millet “ 100 “ llnugffiau Grass “ 100 “ Orehad “ FOR SALIAT THE Lowest Cish Price. KENDALL , WHITNEY. mch26tf Those B&ed Beans. THOSE bJTeD BEANS —aiCH — W. C COBB is selling BY THRUART, at his Bakery, NOS. 28 & 30PEARL STREET, pronounced ! Now if yon wish tcy them, you can by sending in your order have tb brought right from the oven to your door any rating during the week. Or, if you say you want tb Sabbath morning (as is the custom) Mr. Cobb wihve a fresh lot ready which he will send you Satiay evening. Then "by put ting them in your owlr> n you can find them there at breakfast time atuave the unpleasant task of rising before you are dy and hurrying to the bak ery. P. Titlic me cboic. If ROW.V BREAD with lb) or not, a. von like. ap!5 tf To the Ilarbacommissioners ol Ptland. IRESPECTFULhsk of ynur body permission to widen a portiol Custom House wharf on the easterly sido about etcen leet for the purpose of furnishing a foundatlfor a building about to bo erected. «... , , 'V. W. THOMAS. Portland, Juno 3,1. ORDERED, That earing be had on tbo foregoing petition on Friday J 13tb, 1S73, at 1 o’clock P. M., at Ibe head of Custdlousc Wharf, and that a no tico of the above petn together with this our order thereon be given bjblication, in two of the daily papers printed in Rand, for seven days at least previous to the hear. 1 Harbor C II. fIey, CK’ I commissioners. Portland, June 5,1. ’ jngdlw The National B*d of Fire Underwriters —HElY OFFERS A REWAD of $500 For the detection, ©ction and punishment of par ties charged with crime of arson, in tiring tbo Premises sitte on Larch Street, in the City of Po>d, on April 27th, 1873; said Reward will be patty endue proof being furnished the Executive Coraeeof the conviction aad actual pnnisbmont of saidninals. By Order of tbo Ex ecutive Committee STEEN CRESWELL, Chairman. New York, May, 1873. m\24-d2m ’ $300iEWARD. Citj Portland. City Mjal’8 Office, May 14, 1873. Three Hidred Dollars Will be paid by Ity to any person who will give information that Wad to the arrest and conviction of the person or p«s that set lire to the house of M. Welch, on Lareeet, A prll 27, 1873. GEO. W. PARKER, mylod3m City Marshal. SCALE* BOILERS. I will love and Preveni SCALE in a Steam Boilers, 01 make no che. Address, GO. W, LORD, myikltf ILAPELPHIA. PA. SEBAIOVE works, £>To. 17~Mum Street. THE proprietors establishment will just nay t<* the public they are prepared to dry bv steam and atao pfed to dry, cleanse and tinish all kinds gent s-jng apparel, and also ladies’ dresses, shawls, i, n\\ Col rs, or cleansed ani warrant them no^nt. myliatt JOHN S. MILLEB. B ic A L. M, and cou.idy, weight tf my advice. ALL parties »ealKmt introducingStoam,G«s or Wa'er Hi, dwellings, stores or any oth er place, will faimneires ir thej wlh call . n in.

before doing so., j claim to w rk for a living I will spare no pa.jveen'lrt satisfaction In price, neatness, and ptfe„„ uf work. Hose also sup plied, and repair-nil a„d see. „ , _ K. JleDOHALD, myMt/ aftre Street, f»ol of Flam. WANTS, LOST, FOUND. Wanted—Blacksmith Helper. A FIRST class Helper on heavy work to a good steady man the highest wages will be paid, ALSO AN APPRENTICE. THO’S LAUGHLIX & SOX, Corner Center nntl Commercial Mu. jan7 3t Wanted. BOARD with rooms for a gentleman and wife wiihin five minutes walk of tlio City Building. Address P. O. Drawer 1382. ju7dtf Boys Wanted. AT Portland Star Match Factory, West Commer cial St., Portland, Me. ju7-ulw* ' Lost. TWO leaves out ot Account Book, pages 71, 72. 73, jnd 74, accounts of Horse Shoeing and Jobbing. The finder wid please please leave the same at S. YOUNG & CO.. j«5-tf 1U0 Fore St. Wanted. A CAPABLE girl for general housework at No. 28 Danforth Stroet. ju4-dlw Wanted. A MILLINER at W. L. Snell’s, 337 Congress St. __Ju'.'-iltf Wanted Immediately. FIFTY Coat Makers. Stoady employment and good wages. Good board readily obtained. W.&W. H. BACON, & CO.. South Windham, Maine. in ay 29_ .<12w 500 Good Girls Wanted Immedia tely. Kfkf'k GOOD Girls of all nations, for housework in town and country; table girls for Saloon, Laundry and Kitchen; girls for Hotels, Summer anu Beach Houses: Cooks, Chamber, and Scrub girls. Forest City Employment Office. MRS. L. HOVEY, 314 Congress Street. *py27 ___dim* Wanted. TWOac!!v2 inteLig nt yo:iu" men to act as News Agents on the train. Good wages cau be made. Reference and a deposit, required. Apply to C. R. CHISHOLM BROS., my27dtf 371 Commercial St., Portland. — Wanted. ALIVE man to drive a Broad Cart. Satisfacto ry references requested, at BLAKE’S BAKERY, mv21dtf Congress Street. Coat and Pant Machine Girls want ed at SMITH, MORGAN & BUTLER’S. miMdtf WANTED Cnstom Coat and Test makeer at 8. .WATIIIA8 & CO., my20tf 98 Exchange street. CUTTERS WANTED, — AT — SMITH, MORGAN A BUTLER’S. my 17 dtf Rooms Wanted. IN a pleasant part of tho city, furnisliexl or unfur nished, with or without board. Address E. B., 37 Brown St., Portland. _maylltf Experienced Coat, Pant and Vest Makers WASTED AT SMITH, MORGAN A BUTLER’S, Cor. Middle Ac Market Sts, aprttdif Wanted A MAN who understands repairing Furniture. Apply at 125 Federal St. apr23 tf WAITED! COAT MAKERS AT CHESLEV’S, mch25dtf 1«T MIDDLE STREET. EDUCATIONAL. MVINITY SCHOOL —OF— Harvard University. THIS SCHOOL is open to persons of all denomina tions. Pecuniary aid is afforded to those who are needy and deserving. The next Academic Year will begin SEPTEMBER 26tb. Further information will be given on application to Prof, OLIVER STEARNS, D. D., or Prof. E. J. YOUNG. Cambridge, Mass, m ar27-l amtj el-thcnedtj y 1 Navigation .School J A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15J Ex< hangc street, March 3d, to be under the charge of Capt. Edward Breen and C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Cant. I Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. U. ; Farley. The course will begin with decmal aritlime i tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse, Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing; the use of Logarithms: the use and adjustment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Longitude by Chronometer Lunar observations will not be included in the course but will be taught if 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., will also be introduced at the evening sessions. For terms, apply toC. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. feb!9tf Ora ft on Mineral FERTILIZER, — AND — DESTROYER OF INSECTS. THIS article Jias been carefully and thoroughly tested, during the past foup years, by many ex perienced farmers, gardeners, and floriculturists, and the numerous testimonials which bavo be*n received from those who have given it a trial, leaves no doubt of its valuable properties as a fertilizer for all crops; and particularly as an insect destroyer, it having proved a perfect protection to rose bushes, grape vines, fruit trees, cabbages, squashes, and other vines and vegetables, from the depredations of insects, and is cheaoer than any of the remedies which have boen recommended for the purpose. —FOR SALE BY KENDALL & WHITNEY, General Agents for the State. Portland, May 30th, 1373. may30-d4w BURRO WISH BROTHERS, CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS, Bolen's Planing Mill, foot of Cross it, HAVING enlarged our shop and fitted it up with the latest improvod machinery (by tbe aid of wbi> li wc aro enabled to get out our wo 'k accurately and etpeditiouBly,) we are now prepared to take con tract* of any size In tbe building lino. Plans and specifications prepared at a reasonable pri e. \V, can on the shortest possible notice furnish tbe win dow and door frames and all the inside and outside finish for any description of building. Those about erectingsea side bouses please take note of the above We have superior facilities for the manufacture of in side blinds, and will furnish 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 parties using power wlio contemplate a change of quarters, or that may need any service In this line. We are also prepared to contract for the manufacture of patent eu articles on more favorable terms than any one In the cltv. WILLIAM BUKBOWtS. " J. w. BUKKOWES my 13 tf ' DRUGGISTS STAND FOR SALE ! One of the very best stands in the city for a Druggist, is on the corner of Fore and India Streets, which is now offered for Sale. For particulars inquire immediately of Lnfkln & Co., No. 2 Woodman Block. MRS. ELIZA A. CUSHMAN. Portland, Apill 15,1873. aprl .dtf ELIAS HOTVi ' Sewing Machines ANDEUITEKICK’S Patterns of Garments 5PI.UMM SB & WILDEB Janl 73 tl 173 MlddtoSt.. Ud Stain Cheapest Book Stores IN THE UNITED STATES. OLD Book.! bought, sold, or exchanged, or loaned for one cent i»er day. Send three cenu for cir culars. Agents wanted. ALBERT COLBY & SONS. 11s tjchange St, Portland, Maas., and 156 Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md 7oh2C OAvUwl) _ TO LEI._ To Let. yF" «* (e.ncm™t!'i "car tlic central part of Ihe city ln-,uPP yt° W.W. CARR, ^UlUlt_ 3 Exchange Btreet. j To Lei ONE LARGE pleasant room suitable for a Gentleman and wife at 52 Fore Street jpp7_'dlw* To Let. PLEASANT Rooms with board for single Gentle man or Gentlemen »nd wives. jun7dtf No. 163, corner Elm and Oxford Streets. To Let. ANEW Store on Atlantic near ''ongrew St., ami Horse cars. Suitable for a Shoe Store or fane y and domestic goods or Groce ies. Apply to S. A. ANDERSON, No. 37 St. Lawrence St. mar26 dlw thon eodtf To Let. THE Cottage House No. 11 Cedar corner Oxford strocts. M. G. PALMER. myl6 eodtf To Let. ASM ALL tenement of 5 rooms In the upper part of house 22 Bramhall St., to a family without children. Gas and a plenty of good water. Ju3_ »lw Rooms to Let NO.2 COTTON STREET. JuS tf To Let, TO a small family, the socond floor of honse No. 4 Carletnn Street, with gas, hard and soft water. Apply on the premises. Ju2-dtf To Let. A HOUSE of 6 rooms. A small family without young children. Sabbath keeping people. En quire at No. 108 Newbury stieet. mv27dif Rooms to Let. TWO gentlemen and their wives and two or three single gentlemen can be accommodate*] with pleasant rooms and board at No. 75 Freo Street. may9 tf House to Rent or Lease. THE upper tenement of honse No. 3i Emery St., consisting of six rooms, all very pleasantly situ ated ; with Gas and Sebago Water, &c. Inquire on the premises. aprludti _WILLIAM H. GREEN. To Let. ONE OF THE BEST OFFICES ON EXCHANGE STREET. Enquire of OEO- A’ WHITNEY & CO,. marZdtf___No, 46 Exchange St. STORE TO LET. A large brick store in the Racklefl Block, corner of Middle and Ceurch streets—basement and first floor, eleganth finished and adapted to jobbing dry goods or other similar trade. Apply to ALLEN HAINES. septlldtf C. P. KIMBALL’S Elegant Carriages. SALEROOMS, COR. PREBLE HOUSE, Portland, Hie. I take pleasure in announcing to the public that 1 now have on hand the largest and best assortment of elegant carriages ever exhibited in Maine, embracing nearly every style now in use, including several new patterns made only at my factory. Twenty-five years’ Experience f myself and many of my workmen, enable us to produce The Finest Cariages AT THE— LOWEST RATES. All persons are cordially invited to visit the waieroom8 and examine onr finished carriages. Al so our factory and examine the material and work, whether they desire to purchase or not. All carriages made by me areJSilly warranted. G3T"-The public aro respectfully cautioned about purchaping carriages repiesenten to be my make unless they have my name-plate in full. (j^r^OrderM nolicftted and promptly filled. ^"Boolts with cuts, descriptions and prices sent by mai to all desiring to purchase. C. P. KTMBATX, mayl9eod3mPortland, M«. WATCHES, Chronometers and Clocks, Of Foreign and American Make, Spectacles and Jewelry, -A.t 54 Exchange St> -BY WI. SEATER, AGENT for tile Superior Waltham Watrhro, which muintain their well earned reputation foi timekeeping and reasonable price. In every vari ety of gold and silver cases—open face and hunters Kev win lore and stem winders. my!2-dly Ship Timber and Knees. I HAVE the largest and best stock ot Ship Knees in the State. Also best quality seasoned White Oak Treenails, and can furnish Hackmatack, Hardwood or White Oak Timber and Plank »t the lowest cash price,. t TAYLOR Portland. I>9c. 30.1872. tl REMOVAL, P. FEENEY, PLASTERER & STUCCO WORKER, Having removed from the corner ot Cumberland and Franklin street to 99 Federal Street, between Exchange and Temple Sis., is prepared to do Plast ering, Coloring, Whitening and White Washing. Prompt and personal attention paid to all kinds of Jobbing in my line. mhl9cod3m HOT TEA ROLLS. HOT TEA ROLLS can be had from W. C. Cobb’s Bakery or Carts EVERY AFTERNOON. ™>15 tf ACKNOWLEDGMENT. WE, the undersigned, in behalf of the members of the 4th Consrcgotlonal Church, return onr sin cere thanks to the Churches who so kindly aided ua in liquidating the debt on our church. The State Street Church, $100; High Street Church. $106; Payson, 2d Parish, $30.54; Ladles’Sewing Cir cle, 4th Cong. Chutch ,82.55. JOHN PARRS. ) THOMAS DUFFY. j Deacon*. Jnl-lw HENRY A. MURRAY, j MRS. M. H. NEAL, Has the largest and best assort ment, of Hals and Bonnets, trlm ed and untrimed, of any in the city. Call and seo. Hair Goods In all their variety. 327 CONGRESS ST. M?28__ d2w Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators. rhe three point* ol eicellenco which I claim, are, 1st, constant and thorough clrculatton of pnre air; 2nd; ryness. oo dami#ess monld nor taint; 3rd; no inte mingling of odor*; parity and active air. th* 6 VI»mi?»oin!!£i8UC!ierS' Sa"’ or Mni* for circular* Manufactured and for sale by J. F. MERRILL, be ItTr’6’1 C")S8 “nd Cotton sts., near Leavitt, Bnrniiam & Co.a Ice House. Portland. M«._ jcfldtf Portland High School. THE Principal of this School having, by reason of other engagements, declined to be a c ndidate tor re-election, applications for the position may be made in person or in writing, accompanied with references, testimonials, &c., until Julv 14,1S73. The next term will commenc® Ang. 25,1873. LfcWlS B. SMITH, Chairman S. School Committee. Portland. May 28,1873.dtd FOR SALE! ONE sixteenth of Schooner Ethan Allen, and cno thirty-second of Schooner Hattie E. Sampson Both vessels* well found and in good order. For further particulars apply to „ MlO AH SAMPSON. my28d2w No. 88 Middle St., opposite Port Office, ror Sale. TWO second hand Boilers 30 feet long. 4 feet in di* ameter, with 2 flu:s 15 inches in diameter, shell 7-16 thVk; they are in good order and just the thing fur burning tau, edgings, slabs and sawdust* Enquire of S. H. L. PIERCE, 415 Dorchester Avenue, myl4-lmSouth Boston, Maas. Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted In exchange for LM,m,lirc Boilers, Horizontal Engine*, Feed Pampi and Other machinery. _Address, O. H. ANDBEW8. teWdtf Pearl 8t„ New York. THE P BESS. MONDAY MORNING, JUNE 9. 1873. Gossip and Gleaning*. Chicago has contracted for two thousand new lamp posts. That makes one lamp post for about every fourteen drunkards. The Memphis criminal who wants a pic nic given to raise funds with which to pay his fine, should be gratified. A select series of dog-figbts is announced among other allurements for the beau rnonde at Saratoga this summer. A New Orleans girl ate a box of castile soap to get rid'of freckles. The mourners remark ed a very peaceful expression about the mouth, at the funeral, but the freckles were as numerous as ever. Six thousand stars are computed to be visi ble to the naked eye on a clear right. Lord Rosse’s famous ‘‘Reflector’’ increases that number to millious, and so do a couple of glasses of Cincinnati whiskey. The Somerville, Tenn., debating society will settle the divorce question and Chinese immigration next week, thus taking an im mense load from the shoulders of the press of Indiana and California. •‘Pretty bad under foot,” said one citizen to another, as they met in the street. “Yes, but it’s fine overhead,” responded the other. “True enough.” said the first, “but then very few are going that way.” Two little girls were lately prattling to gether and one of them said: “We keep four servants, have got six horses, and lots of carriages; now what have you got?” With quite as much pride the other answered “We've got a skunk under our barn.” The least desirable kind of persons for pic nic excursions are those who have a taste for natural history and persist in taking some snakes and poisonous fungi In their lunch baskets. As the season has just commenced it is proper to put people on their guard agaiust such dangerous imbeciles. lor seaside and couutry no prettier hat cau be found than the now fashionable “>.'rols ette,” after Sophie Croisette, a popular ac tress at the Thea.Te Prancals, Paris. They are in reality the old Florida palmetto, twisted and knocked into a very fascinating and jaunty shape. A Shelbyville gentleman tells a pretty story about a snake which he saw cut in two by a train of cars; he says that the head crawled off to the woods, but spoils the whole interest of the romance by tamely adding that the tail lay still. Now he might just as well hare had that tail crawl off too, or arise up and swear at the murderer, or do something ani mated and interesting. Tha most awful case ef being haunted of which we ever read Is reported from Mormon dom. One of the saints who has tried to do his whole duty by the doctrine of polygamy is said to be haunted by the ghost of his wife. What ten-fold horrors must he feci at the sight of this multitudinous spectre, and the thought that perchance he will be at Us mer cy hereafter. A Stage Driver's Remialsceaee. Everybody in Calirornia knows, or ought to know, or at least knows of Col. Andrew Jack son Gambill, familiarly called, by his friends, “Jack Gambill,’’ tor short, iu early times a pioneer packer iu Trinity and Siskiyou. Aware of the fact ’hat the colonel had in ear ly life fi led the responsible position of stage driver in Tennessee and Alabama, the writer once asked him if he had ever known Land Admiral Reeside. “Knowold Reeside, judge? Why, I never knew auybody else; he was a trump, you bet P’ Haring struck a favorite theme, he continued; ‘ I druv stage for the admiral out of Montgomery the whole of the winter, and it was mighty rough, I tell you. Thar bad been a power of rain, equal tu Cali fornia, aud the roads were awful heavy: in fact, in some places it was just as much as a four-boss team could possibly do to pull an empty stage. Veil, in addition to the regular mail under lock and key in the leather bags, there was always a lot of canvas sacks fllle i with about a tou of documents and seeds, mostly the latter,franked by memners of Con' gress. I’d start out about two o’clock in the morning, with all this deck lo*d, making things heavy. As I would be about startin’, the admiral would take me one side, and confidentially remark, ‘Jack, you’ve got a big load of passengers and a tremendous larsemail; you'd better distribute the Con gressional matter as soon as you ean.’ ‘Ail right, says I; and sbo’s you're born, about a mile out of town, in crossing over a creek swelled by the late rain, overboard went ev ery canvas bag. They floated down stream and lodged in a pits of drift /oo4 on a sand bar three-quarters of a mile below. The wa ter iu the branch (ell early in the spring, leaving a large pile of loam about the drift pile, and as the warm weather cum on them congressmen’s seeds began to sprout, and by the middle of summer you ought to have seen my truck patch. Thar was punkins and squashes by the million; parsnips, carrots and all kinds of beets; ruty-beggars and other sorts of turnips. And gourds rundin’ all ov er the driftwood and up into the trees; you'd ought to have seen them gourds I The nig gers from all the plantations tharabouts was in clover. They cum from all quarters and gethered gourds until they couldn't rest. I s'pose you remember the old saying, ‘A fool for luck, a poc man for children, a French man for dogs, and a nigger for gourds.’ Well, judge, the seeds they gathered from that ere truck patch of mine that fall was scat tered all over northern Alabama, and al though my mede o’ distrubutin’ them tbar congressional documents may not have been exactly according to Gunter, jet I consider it did the country at large a powerful sight more good.—San Francisco, Cal. The Nkwspapeb.—Rev. Robert Collyer preached a sermon last week upon “News papers,” his text being from the second chap ter of Daniel, verses 81, 82 and 33, in which he said— As the newspaper makes tributary to its purpose the finest results of science and dis covery, so also it captures the finest power of the current thought and life. Dr. Chalm ers said, many years ago, that the best think ing and the best writing of his day was done for the newspaper. It was a perfect wonder to him how such matchless essays as he read every day could be written on the spur of the moment, in the clash and clang of the imens ed life of the world, and wh n each question that came up for discussion had been sprung then and there on the writer. It is not too much to say that the newspaper article, on the average, is as much better now as the papers are better than those of thirty years ago, on which Chalmers based bis wonoer. It is the result of this devouring enterprise, fed by ample means, which searches through every corner and cranny of the land for men and women of the finest ability, and then fastens them with golden chains, as the old Roman conquerers fastened kings, each in their own place. And, not content with the best thought, It secures, at the same time, the keenest enterprise. It sends news to governments of earthquake and fire, of bat tles and revolutions, far ahead of tneir own swiftest messengers. It sends one man to the heart of Africa, and another to the heart of old Assyria, this to find a lost man, that a lost library, and they both do their work as it could not be done apparently through any other agency, and come back to tell all the world what they have done, in swift clear sentences, which he who runs may read. Nothing escapes this ever-present and all present eve, or, shall I say, this elephant's trunk, which can pick up a pin or wrench down a pme. It mirrors the great m»rket? ®» on® page, and on the other chronicles a strawbeiry festival under * ! reports impartially a murder and a sermon, the small gossip of society, the froth and foaui on the chalice of life* and the vast movements that grow out of all the centu ries aud belt the world, for “it Is the abstract and brier chronicle of the time; showing vir tue her own feature, scorn her own Image, and the very age and body of tho time bis form and pressure.” Whitewashing and Color-Washing. When spring returns and paints ane y the grass with its lovely shades of green, and throws a crimson garland over the branches ot the maples, and covers the elms and oaks with tiny quivering leaves of every emerald tint, we cannot but notice the contrast between the brightness of nature and the blackness of our farm yard fences, barns, stables, and the like. It costs something to paiut such things, and money is often a scarce article in the spring time, b..t hy a little expenditure of time and money we can whitewash or color our prem ises so tliat theyjwill present a very fresh and clean appearance This will also prevent the decay of both out-houses and the fences and destroy the vermin which lurk about the poultry houses and stables. You can prepare a whitewash that will not rub off with everything that comes in contact yvith it, and will also present a glossy appear ance, by using skimmed milk, in lieu of wa ter, for slac >inc the lime, reducing it to a proper consistency. If you desire to apply it to the ceilings af your rooms.(and every room should be thus cleansed and renovated every spring.) take halt a bushel of unslacked lime and slack it in a firkin or pail with boiling hot milk. Then to reduce it to a proper thick ness, add one peck of fine salt dissolved in water, and one-hail pound of powdered whit ing. This mixture makes a most excellent whitewash, which will neither peel nor flake off, and cannot rub off. tor putting on the wash, a pail or bucket with a wire fixed across it is the most suita ble, as you can press the brush upon it, and only take up a small quantity of the wash at a time, and then you can spread it on more easily. In addition to a long handled white wash brush you will require a paint brash to use in the corners of the buildings, and be tween the pickets on the fences. Before commencing to whitewash walls and ceilings, they should be cleaned by pinning a strong cloth or towel over the broom, and wiping off all the dust and tiny cobwebs. It on y requires a little practice to make any one a skillful whitewasher, and saves a few dollars which would have to be paid out to a regular workman. is net the easiest work, for it will make both your neck and arms ache, but the superior appearance and the cleanli ness r’ill repay you for the pain. A good work, tan will never let a drop fall upon the carpel, but will put his brush perpendicularly into the pail, and press off all that would easily drop. Be careiul not to put too much on at one brushing,and apply it in parallel strokes; then let it dry, and put on another coat. If the ceiling is badly discolored, a little indigo dissolved thoroughly in hot water will give the wash a bluish tint, which will aid in con cealing the 6moky surface. If other colon than white are preferred, they can be obtain ed by adding various pigments to the lime. Thus, for stone color, you can add to half a bushel of lime, four pounds ot raw umber, and two pound of lamp-bl ck. For a fawn color, four pounds of umber, one pound of jamp-black, and one pound of India red; this is an excellent color for out-buildings and fences. For a light pink, you should stir in Spanish brown until the tint is suitable. For a lemon colored wash, add chrome yellow— kalsomine is much used now for nice work. It is made from Paris white and glue sizing. Twenty pounds of the lormer to one pound of the latter. Dissolve the glue In boiling water and add the whiring. Then dilute the mixture with water until of a creamy thick ness. It requires a little practice to know just bow thick to make it, so that it can bo well applied, and it is well to try a little at first upon the wall, so as not to hare it too thin. It is the best coating for walls which are covered with hard finish. How Verdigris Is Made. Verdigris is termed by chemists a “tiibasic acetate of copper,” and is formed by the ac tion of acetic acid upon metalic copper in the presence of oxygen. There are several meth ods of conducting the manufacture; in one the refuse of grapes after the expression of the juice in wine making is used as the source of the acid vbich rises in vapor from the de composing residuum. In another vinegar is used, the copper being dipped in it at inter vals; in a third flannels are wrung in vinegar and wrapped around the copper which tsfhen laid where it will be acted upon by currents of air. The grape refuse is nsed at Moutpelier, in France, in the following manner. The cop per in very thin sheets is rubbed with vine gar and laid away for a time in wa m boxes where the requisite corrosion 1« merely ii i tiated. In the meantime the crape refuse is packed in brrrels and allowed to remain until it begins to undergo acetic fermentation. This accomplished, a portion of the material is spread in the bottom of a ditch lined with brick. On this is placed a layer of the pre pared copper, then more grape refuse, then more copper, and so on, until the pit Is lull. When the grape residuum becomes white its effect is spent The sheets are then re moved and exposed to the air. As soon as they become dry they are wet with water and again exposed, and so on six or seven times in succession, until the layer of verdi gris having become sufficiently thick is scraped off. This done, the plat« is again rubbed with vinegar, and in the grape refuse, etc., undergoes again the same treatment un til completely exhausted. A Veterinary Surgeon's Bill.--The following elegant extract is vouched for as a genuine document presen'ed to a horse own er in St. Loui»: Sant Lewis Ganewerry the 4d 1873. Mr.- to james HanKox Vettur erieary phy-ickian and Surgeant Dr. Too medikle advice twict; 3 dollars; Konsultation over a ded mare sod to hed hed the eppzout, 75 cents; Goin to see two sick hosses in the uite (very cold), 2 d liars; to treatment of a kream kolored hoss two days with medisuns, 4 dollars and 50 cents; To making obetetrikul examinashun of a bosses throat, 1 dollar and 50 cents; To settin up all nite in a bam with a sick hoss, 2 dollars 50 cents; To writing a preeskripshun for botts, and also one for spav ing 1 dollar; To bolding postmortim exami nashun on a hoss wh- alterwarus recovered, one dollar50cents; To givln my opinyun on the street regarding the kause of the zoot, 4 dollars. Total 20 dollars 75 cents PRINTERS’ NOTICE OF COPARTNERSHIP THE undersign have this day Coimed a copart nership and trill continue tbe business of BOOK AND JOB PB1NTINO Tt all Us oranebes, In the best style, and at fklr pricer, N». 1 Rsehnnxr street Corner Fare. A share ol business is solicited. Cushing Harmon Ac Jerris WM. H. CUSHING PHINEAS F. HARMON. WM. A. JERRIS Portland May 1 1873. inu6<13w gXs st_o ve s'. I WOULD respectfully inlorm the pnblic generally that I have a good assortment of Gas Stoves for cooking and heating purposes. Specially adapted for cooking in hot weather. J. KINSMAN, NO. 128 EXCHANGE STREET, may 30 _ dim $25 REWARD. THE above reward Is offered to any person who will furnish the dog, and prove hfs ownership that destroyed the Swans in Evergreen Cemetery oil the 27th instart. And MPKCIAI, NSSTIClfc. la hereby given that Dogs are Absolutely forbidden within Hie inclosure of the Cemetery. JAMES BAILEY,) C. E. JOSE, 5 Trustee* _ . J. S. PALMER. eC*' Portland, May 2Sth—d3m ' Office of the A. C s i „ Foht Pheblp, Me . Mav 11 ! CEALKD Proposals In duplicate wiil K’. S.L, IO at this i-fflce until 11 \ m .t,.,***,'JS; s.®a sfe & .“asst be obtained by a^lTcaUon to ’ w 4e" f" . Jl‘;-<U>1_1st Llout, Sth Arl'illery^A^c’s^ Clothing Cleansed /CLOTHES Cleaned and Repaired »t abort notice vy ana all kinds of good* dyed In a thorongh man ner. Alan Second-hanu Clothing «or sale. All orders will receive prompt and folthlnl at ten* tl0“- WILLIAM BROWN, Federal Street, mvMdtf_Near the Park. DISSOLV TIOM. Tyne copartnership heretofore pristine under the name of CHAM. PERRY & CO., Is dlssulred by mutual consent. CHARLES PERRY, F.W. McKL.NNhY Jul Mr For Sale. tpiIE SEBAGO DYE HOUSE, No. IT Plum St., b J. in good condition with all a| paratus necessary for the business. Apply to the proprieior at No. n Newbury street or to J. REED, No. BO Middle street. mylT eodt

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