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

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated June 23, 1873 Page 1
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PORTLAND DAILY PRESS. ESTABLISHED JUNE 23, 1862. YOL. 12. PORTLAND MONDAY MORNTNO rrTlVT? pq 1079 --— — _- lVlUiUMlNix, JUJNL Jd, 1873.____ TERMS $8.00 PER ANNUM IN ADVANCE. THE PORTLAND DAILY PRESS Published every day (Sundays excepted) by the PORTI.AND PUBLISHING CO., At 109 Exchange St. Portland. Terms : Eight Dollars a Year in advance. THE MAINE'STATE PRESS Is published every Thursday Morning at $2 50 a year, if paid in advance, at $2 00 a year. Rates of Advertising: One inch of space, ength of column, constitutes a “square.” per square daily first week; 75 cents per w >ek after; three insertions, or less, $1 00; coutinu aiig every other day after first week, 50 cents. Half square, three insertions or less, 75 cents; one week. $1 00; 50 cents per week after. Special Notices, oue third additional. Under head of “Amusements,” $2 00 per square per week; three insertions or less $1 50. Advertisements inserted in the “Maine State Press” (which has a large circulation in every ])art of the State) for $1 00 per square ior first insertion, and 50 cents per square for each subsequent inser tion. Address all communications to PORTLAND PUBLISHING CO. BUSINESS CARDS. w. c. CLARK, 103 FEDERAL STREET, 5 Door. Kui of Temple St., GAS AND WATER PIPING. »J>21 _tf PATENTS — IN ALL — C O U N_T 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 for record. Consultaii in personally or by letter free. Letters promptly answered. Models and Drawings furnished. Extensions, Re-issues, Interterence ami Disclaim ers attended to at living prices. Examinations made and opinions given as to the patentiMlttv of inventions.my23d&wJm ROSS & STURDIVANT, wholesale coal dealers 170 Commercial St., Portland. Sole agents in Maine for tlie sale and shipment of the Celebrated Coal mined l>y .Messrs. Ham n.ett Neill & Co., of Philadelphia. We have also lor sale at lowest market price, ’Mlkesbarre, Scrautou, Lackawanna, and Pittstoii v-oals, shipped from the vicinity of New York. Ves sels procured for the tranportation of coals from port ot shipment > any point desired. tfapr27 J. If. FOGO, Attorney and Counsellor at Law, 1191-2 EXCHANGE ST., (Corner of Exchange and Federal Sts.,) feb27 NITC. tf I>H. IIERSOM HAS taken the office of the late Dr. Robinson, 260 CONGRESS St. Office hours, 9 to 11 A. M., 2 to 4 P. M “ “ Sundays, 9* to 10 A. M., 4 to 5 P. M Residence, corner Pine and Emery Streets. Or ders out of office hours may be left w ith Mrs. Robin in son, 260 Congress Street, or at his residence my6tf BENJ. KINGSBURY, JR.” Attorney atJAiw, No. 83 Middle Street, PORTLAND MA-IHVEb (Opposite Canal Bank.) may24-dlm HENItY F. T. MERRILL, COUNSELOR AT LAW, No. 30 Exchange 8t., Portland. Formerly of the U. S. Treasury Department anil Attorney in all the courts in the District of < dumbla, will attend to the prosecution of claims belore the Court of Claims and the various departments at Washington. octll-tf ESTABLISHED 1821. Byron Greenough & Co., 140 middle Street, PORTLAND, ME. military, | f Firemen x, Grand Army, ! A nc ! Base Ball, Navy, t^iUr^jNebool, IVLasonie, j (Club. HATS, CAPS AND CHAPEAUS, MADE TO ORDER, £3?~A.t the Lowest 3?rice».^g3 Samples sent on application, and all orders filled at short notice. apr4tf PORTLAND MACHINEWORKS (FORMERLY C. STAPLES & SON,) jYIarin.e, Stationary and ^Portable STEAM ENGINES, Steam Boflers, Bleach Boilers and Tanks, Shafting. Mill Gearing and General Machinery. Castings or iron, brass, and composition. Repairing promptly attended to. C^New and Second-hand Engines lor sale. Highest cash prices paid for old Iron. 215 Commercial Street, W. H. FESSENDEN. aprHtf Portland, Me. GEO. E. COLLINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTIST, «16 CONGRESS STREET, Is prepared to make all the various styles of Card Picture*, Rrnibrnnt, medallion,&c*. from Retouched Negative*. By this process we Qrt rid of Freckle*, mole* and other im perfection* of the Nkin. For all of which no extra chaige will be made. All work warranted to please. Call and examine for yourselves. mchl8<ltf CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER, FRESCO PAINTER, - 5 Beering Block, AT SCHUMACHER BROTHERS. aprlfi _d3mo JAMES O’DONNE EE, COUNSELLOR AT LAW, has removed to 310. 84 1-3 MIDDLE STREET, (2nd door below Canal Bank,) PORTLAND, MAINE. ’Commissioner of deeds for the several States. ffeblO -JOHN~~o7~WIN SHIP. Attorney at Law, 100 exchange ST., T*ortland, Alaine. jnlldim J. II. LAHSON, PHOTOGRAPHER, No. 152 Middle Street. PORTLAND, ME. Copying and enlarging done to order. All ttoo *new Ptytefb Berlins, Rembrants, Medallion, he Porfcla in, or Mezzotint card,* and the retouched card by wli-’cn new process we get rid of freckles mole’s wrink.’es and all imperfections of the skin. Call and judge for yourselves. rp-motto-f^ood work at moderate Price*. Aina to Please. may 20 “jOST & KEILER, FRESCO PAINTERS, Office 134 Middle St., up stairs. PORTEAND, ME. Orders may he lea at F. F. Hale’s picture gallery ana O. M. & F. P. Brooks’, No. 333 Congress St. Sts—All Order* promptly attended to. jau25 . tf GAS STOVES. I WOULD respectfully inform the public generally that I have a good assortment of Gas Stoves 5» cooking and heating purposes. Specially adapted lor cooking in hot weather. J. KINSMAN, NO. 128 EXCHANGE STREET, may 30 dim BUSINESS CARDS._ BUSINESS DIRECTORY. Agency for Sewing Machines. W. s. DUB, No. a»a MiddleSt. All bind* of Nuhiuo for .ale and to let. Repairing._—— Bakers. W. C COBB, No., as and :IO Pearl Street. On direct route between New Custom llou.e and Po.i QIHce, near the Market. Booksellers and Stationers. TgSSi F0CiO * ■■■■», N^»l Middle Book Binders. WM.A. QUINCY, Room II, Print*.9. Exchange, No. Ill Exchange St. 8MAI.L & SHACKi'ORD, No. 33 Plnm Street. Carpenters and Builders. WHITNEY & MEANS, Pearl Street, op PomIc Park. Dentists. PR. W. R. JOHNSON, over H. II. Hay9.. • Dye-House. F.S\ MONOS, India St. Velret Cloak, dyed and finished. FOSTER’S Bye House, $4 Union Street.* Furniture-Wholesale and Retail. WALTER COREY A CO., Arcade, No. 18-Free Street. GEORGS A. WHITNEY, No. 30 Ex change St. Upholstering of all kinds done to order. Furniture and House Furnishing Goods. BEWJ. ADA.Tim, cor. Exchange and Fed eral Street*. HOOPER A EATON, Old Post Office, Exchange Street. E. F. HOYT, No. 11 Preble Street. Up holwtering done to order. Furniture and Upholstering. PA VIP W. PEANE, No. 80 Federal St. All kind* of Uphols critsgand Repairing done to order. Hair Goods and Toilet Articles. J. E. SnERRY, Wo.- O Clapp9. Rlock Congress Street, oppo.ite Old City Hall. Horse Shoeing and Carriage repairing Bone in the best possible manner by 8. YOUNG & CO.. No. 1QQ Fore St. Jewelrj and Fine Watches. ABNER LOWELL, 301 Congress* Street* Agent, for Howard Watch Company. Manufacturers of Trunks, Valises and Carpet-Bags. J. R. PITMAN A CO., 171 Middle and 110 Federal Street*. Masons aud Builders. W. E. REPUON, 333 1-3 Congress St. Paper Hangings, Window Shades, and Carpetings. LOTnilOP.Di:VEWS ACO.,«l Exhnngc _Srect and 4S Market St. Photographers. A. S. PA VIS A CO., No. SO Mfcldle Street. J. II. LAMSON, 133 Middle St., cor. Cross. PIninbers. JAMES MILLER, No. HI Federal Street. Erery description of Water Eixtnre. ar ranged and set up in the best manner. Jobbing promptly attended to. Plasterer, Stucco Worker, &c. U• EEENY, Cor. Cumberland and Frank lin Sts. Real Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, Wo. »3 Exchange Street. GEO. R. PA VIS a Co., Wo. 301 1-3 Con gress Street. Silver and Plated Ware. ARWER LOWEI.L, 301 Congress Street. Signs and Awning Hangings, done by S. YOUNG A CO., nt Wo. 1O0 Fore Street. :nv30*2m Schools. ENGLISH and FRENCH SCHOOI.,430 Congress Street. Stair Builder. R. F. LIBBY, Lo. $5$ Fore Street, cor. Cross St., in Bcleno’s Hill. HOOPER Ac CO., Successor* to Eittlefieid Sc Wilson, Cor. York Sc Ha ple Streets. Watches, Jewelry, &c. J. W. A II. H. MCOUFFEE,Cor. Middle Sc Union Sts. UNQUESTIONABLY The Best Known and Most Thoroughly Tested FAMILY SEWING MACHINE For all kinds of work, heavy or light, and the most ■ popular. Wheeler & Wilson’s. .This practical and easily managed machine has now i 8to°<i the test of time and thorough experlmont; and the thousands who *iave fortunately used ours, i rank ly give it the preierence, 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 haa no equal in the world. The WHEELER & WILSON’S is relia ble, economical and noiseless. Tt answers the wants of the household completely, and ANY KIND OF SEWING Needed in the Family can be doDc upon it with great er rapidity and ease of execution to beginners than can he accomplished on any other. It has received the HIGHEST PREMIUMS over all—as a Family Machine—on both sides of the Atlantic. Those who want the best, should obtain WHEELER & WILSON’S SILENT FEED Family Sewing Machine, AND TAKE NO OTHER. Machines sold an Monthly Instalments. All kinds of Sewing Macuine Supplies, Silk, Thread Needles, &c. Machine Stitching in all its branchos done in the best manner. J. L. HAYDEN, Gen’l Agent for Maine, 163 Middle St., Portland, Me mch31 d3m WATCHES, Chronometers and Clocks, Ot Foreign and American Make, Spectacles and Jewelry, -At o4 Exchange St« -BY WIW. SENTER, AGENT for the Superior Waltham Wntelirs which maintain their well earned reputation for timekeeping and reasonable price. In every vari ety of gold aim silver cases—open face and hunters, Kev winders and stem winders. myl2-d9mo Country Produce _ • TUB* Choice Vt. Grass Butter lOOTubs Choice Lard. 45 Bbls. “ Medium and Fine Pickles. 45 Bbls. Choice Limes. 45 “ Crude and Refined Cider. 400 Crates Bermuda Onions, SnfT'Beans* Dried Apples, Hams, Eggs, Cheese, Oat Meal, Buckwheat, Hominy, Beef Tongues, and all kinds of canned goods. Sold as low as the lowest by C YBU* GREEN, No. O Boulton *treet. Jun'JdUw Cheapest Book Stores IN THE UNITED STATES. OLD Books bought, soli, or exchanged, or loaned for one cent per day. Send three cents for cir culars. Agents wanted. ALBERT COLBY & SONS, 11» exchange St., Portland, Mass., and 106 Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md leb26 0*wtfw9 REAL ESTATE. F* €r. Patterson's Real Estate Bulletin. MO'NTPV TO I.OAN on First-Class ^ A Mortgages of Real Estate in Portland and vicinity. Real Estate bought and sold. Rents eollected. Apply to F. O. PATTERSON, Real Estate and mortgage Broker, over Eowell’s Jewelry Store, ap25dtf Cor. Congress & Brown Sts. Real Estate lor Sale. \ 2| story brick bouse, 10 rooms, situated on the corner of Alder street. Also a new 2£ story wooden house, 10 rooms, arranged for two families. The entire property can he purchased for Five Thou sand Dollars. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, dealer in Real Estate. julGdlm 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 two streets. This property is newly finished ana in complete order, and will he sold as the health of the owner demands a change of climate. Apply to LEON M. BOWDOIN or b. G. PATTERSON, Real Estate and Mortgage Broker. FOR SALE. THE valuable House and lot situated on Ocean St., in Deering. The house is two-story, nearly new, aDd is first class in every respect, with ‘a nice stable attachad. The lot contains about one acre and about sixty valuable fruit trees of the choicest varieties. Plenty of Hard and Soft water. Terms easy. Ap ply at 67 Federal street, or to F. O. BAILED & CO., Auctioneers, Exchange street. ju20dtf Farm for Sale or Exchange for Property in Portland or Vicin ity, THE best Farm in Gorham, known as the resi dence of the late Judge Longfellow. This farm contains seventy acres of superior land. Will sell whole or part. Possession given immediately. Ap ply to H. B. BOODY, on the premises. Gorham, June 16, 1873. dtf For Sale. A NICE cottage House of 8 rooms, on the East ern Promenade. Call on A. C. LEWIS, jnnlCdtm 12 Market Square. FOR SALE. HOUSE No. 2 Dfeeriug St. Lot 30x110 feet. In quire at No. 12 Elui street between the hours of 8 a. m. and 2 p. m. jun6dtf For Sale or To Let. HOUSE No. 53 Spring St., near Park. Will be ready about June 15tli. For particulars en quire of * GEO. E. DAVIS, 84 Commercial St. j jull tf Real Estate lor Sale. THE HOUSE at No. 6 Tate Street, and lot extend ing tlirough on Brackett street, with Stable. Also, a lot of 10 acres of Hay Field with a good Barn situated in Scarboro, on the Paine road near Hubbard Libby’s, about 6 miles from Portland. The above property will be sold at a bargain by applying to MRS. T. E. STUART, No. 664 Washington street, corner of Pine, Boston, Mass, my l d2m For Sale. THE house on State Street, occupied by the un dersigned. This house is thoroughly built of brick and stone aud has all modern conveniences. ALLEN HAINES. Portland, Sep. 18th, 1872. sepl9-tt For Sale. 2* FEET of land on North street, near *JfV"vFV" Walnut. Price low. Terms J cash, balance time. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, Port land, or WM. L. SOUTHARD, 5 Pemberton Square, Boston. myl2eodtf For Sale. IN Cape Elizabeth. House and land, from one to five acres, to suit purchaser; situated on the road between the North Congregational Church and Town House, For particulars enquire of Geo. R. Barston, on the premises. Also one House and lot at Point Village. For particula. s enquire ?n the premises of apr4eodtf JEDDIAH LOVIETT. House for Sale! THE two-story house, No, 8 Carleton Street. This house is in good repair, is well located in a good neighborhood. Has a good cellar, water and gas throughout. Can be seen any afternoon between the hours of 2 aud 4. For further information apply to my27tf EDWARD P. CllASE, No. 3 Oak St. “p'OR SALE! ON CONGRESS ST. NEAR CASCO, About 5000 feet Land. With Buildings now renting: for more than $800 per year. Can at a small outlay be easily changed into three storea, with the tenements over them would then rent for from $1600 to $1800. Buildings in good re pair. Title perfect. Terms ea^y. Enquire at CUSHMAN’S FRUIT STORE, No. 306 Congress Street. . niy22 <ltf 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 fmm Portland; House and Ell two stories thirteen finished rooms, double parlors with marble mantles, Wood-house and Stable connected—all in good repair, painted and blinded, Barn 40 x 60 on the premises; grounds contain 15J acres, excellent land, well fenced, 30 apple and pear trees, J acre choice strawberries, three good wells of water upon the place and good cistern in the cellar, cellar under whole House, fine cement bottom; grounds ornamented with fine shade trees. This is one of the finest resi dences in the county. Terms easy. Enquire of G. R. Davis & Co., Portland, or Otis Brown, Westbrook. mar21tf FOR SALE. A LOT of vacant land, situated on the west side of High, between Pleasant and Danforth, Sts. This ict has a front of about 61 feet and is about 194 feet deep, and plans have been drawn by How, for a block of seven or nine genteel and convenient resi dence*. 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 the estate of Francis O Libby, and formerly occupied by him on the corner of Free aud High Streets. HARRISON J. LIBBY,) . . . . FRANK W. LIBBY, j Artm rs* mar24 tf The “Limerick House,” FOR SALE. The 8iiu>cnber offers ft>r sale his Hotel proi i rty in Limerick Village, York County. The house has 22 rooms all in good repair, with shed and two large stables adjoining: two wells of water on the premises, and every convenience for a first-class Hotel. The “Limerick House” is well situated for securing liberal patronage. Enquire further of the owner. JOSEPH G. HARMON, marl3dtf Limerick, Me. Real Cstate for Sale. no USE AND EOT NO. 76 STATE ST., Lot contains 34.000 feet of land, with fine init gar den, cold, grapery, etc. Apply to W* H. FESSENDEN, marGtf 215 Commercial Street. FOR SALE. THE Residence of Mr. J. M. Churchill, situated on the corner of State and Danforth Streets 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 House 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 lots. For plans and particulars, call on J. C. Procter" mayl9 dtf Special Announcement! Now opening at NO. 130 MIDDLE STREET, Opposite Woodman & True’s PORTLAND, MAINE, A large and splendid assortment ol CHAMBER FURNITURE! Direct i *oni the Iflanufactory, which will b, void at Wholeaale Prices. Direct ezchan, e between the producer and consume*. in wa,lt of such goods are invited to call an l examine before purchasing elncwhere. junHdtfCEO. H. MERBIAM. B E 3 A L M, nnd consider the weight of my advice. ALL parties who are about introducing Steam,Gas or \\ ater into tlieir dwelling*, stores or any oth er place, will favor themselves if they will call on me before doing so: for as I claim to work for a living I will spare no pains to give entire satisfactiou in price, neatness, and promptness of work. Hobo also sup plied, and repaired. Call and see. k. McDonald, my5dtf 900 Fore Street, foot of Pinm. TO CONTRACTORS. SEALED Proposals will be received at the office of F. H. Fassett & Son, Architects, where the plans and sfieciiications may be examined, nntil THURSDAY, June 26th, for building a High School building for the Town of Freeport. The committee reserve the right to reject any or all bids. Portland, June 16, 1873. jul7dtd HOTELS. Washington House! NORTH CONWAY, N. H., WILL fumisli Summer Boarders and Transient Company with good accommodations and board at moderate prices. Rooms large and pleasant and nearest Hotel to the Portland & Ogdensburg R. R. Station JAMES M. GIBSON, jul9d3m Proprietor. ATLANTIC HOUSE:! SCARBORO BEACII, OAK HILL, MAINE, THIS popular Summer resort will open for the season of 1873, on WEDNESDAY. June 18th. This house is closed to transient visitors on the Sabbath. junl7d2w S. B. GUNNISON, Proprietor. FRENCH’S NEW HOTEL, COIl. CORTLANDT & NEW CHURCH STS. NEW YORK. ON THE EUROPEAN PLAN. RICHARD P. FRENCH, Son of tlie late Col. RICHARD FRENCH, of French’s Hotel, haa taken this Hotel, newly titled up and entirely renovated the same. Centrally located in the BUSINESS PART of the City. Ladies & Gentlemen's Dining Rooms at TACllED._ jul4tl2raw2Im25 N O TIC E^ Elm House,—Naples, Me. This House is long and favorbly known to the public. The Proprietor has decided not to sell as advertised last February, but con tinue to keep open to Summer Boarders and _ transient travel. With enlarged accomodation and improved equip age and every attention requisite to the enjoyment of guests. A daily mail and the fine little Steamer Sebago commanded by the courteous Captain Walc9, running over the lakes and connecting with Port land in the midst of the nost picturesque and charm ing bcenary opening so many and so complets forms of natural glory, the place deeds only to be knonw to those seeking a summer’s resort to insure the larg est and most satisfactory patronage. From a Visitor N. A. CHURCH, Proprietor. Naples June 14th. 1873. _jul6d3w ST. CLOUD HOTEL., Old Orchard Beach, Saco, Me. This new and elegant House will be opeued to >isi tors June 19, 1873. MBS. E. MANSON, ProprieteM* Special attention given to select parties. ju!6dlm Commercial House, Cor. Cross and. Fore Sts. Portland, Maine. This House built since the great Firo, has .recently bean leased by the undersigned, rand extensive alterations arc now being [made, which when completed will make the _[House one of the most convenient, and well arranged in the State. Will be entirely renovated, new Furniture added, and kept as a Hotel should be kept. Will easily accommodate One Hundred and Fifty Guests. The Reading Room will be supplied with every Daily Paper published in the State. Open June 1st, 1873. WM. F. HUSSEY, Recently Clerk Augusta House. TERMS $3.00 PER DAY. mavl6 dtf GLEN HOUSE, WHITE MOUNTAINS, N. H. This favorite Summer resort will be opened for the season June Id, 1873. Address until 1st W. & C. R. MillikeD, Portland, Me. J. M. THOMPSON & CO., myl7dCwGlen Home. OCEAM HOUSE! - # This old and popular- Sea-Side House is now opened for the season. JOSEPH P. CHAMBERLIN, junlOdtf Proprietor. KIRKWOOD HOUSE Scarboro Beach, Oak Hill, Me. This favorably known and popular Sea Side resort is now reopened for the recept ion of permanent and transient guests for the season of 1873. I __W- OTIS KALER & SON, Proprietors. I jun9 lm NEW MODEL BUCKEYE iflOWER. THE New Model Buckeye Mower contains many new and important features:—Tbe driver hav ing control of the cutter-bar at all times, can fold or unfold the bar without leaving his seat, or raise the bar perpendicularly to pass obstructions; the drive wheels run in paths made by the track-clearer, and do not run over any cut grass; a spring in the track cleartr slide keeps it at all times adjusted; it is sate to say, and we will warrant the Buckeye to do any thing that any other machine will do, and when other machines are worn out and worthless the Buckeye will be good for years afterward. We have at our store a machine set up in working order, that we shall be pleased to show you. P. S.—We have, also, a New‘Horse Rake and Hay Tedder that we would like to have you see. KENDALL & WHITNEY, PORTLAND, ME. jul2 d&w3w24 (jR A8SSEED. 2000 Bags Western Timothy Seed 1500 “ Canada “ “ lOOO “ Red Top “ 500 “ Michigan Clover “ 200 “ Ohio “ “ 400 “ No. New York “ “ lOO “ Pea Yine, 41 150 “ Alsike “ « lOO “ Millet » lOO “ Hungarian Grass “ lOO “ Orchard “ FOR SALE AT THE Lowest Cash Price. KENDALL & WHITNEY. mcli26 tf Mountain Air J ANY family preferring the dry bracing air oi the mountains to the moist salt water atmosphere, can find a very desirable residence, in the beau tiful village of PARIS HILL. The house is finely located, two-story, with piazza, lawn in front, with fruit trees and one acre and a half of land. The rooms are high Dosted and modern in finish, cement cellar, cistern, furnace, hard and soft water in the kitchen, and a never failing well of splendid water out-of-doors. There is a large barn and sufficient out-buildings. It is adapted for Summer or Court boarders. The village has two mails a day from Portland and is but 2$ miles from the depot of tbe G. T. R. R. Any of the furniture can be bought if desired. Price $3000. Enquire of Strout & Gage, Attorneys, Middle Street, Portland. junl7dtf 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, «Src., with special uttentlon paid to Ladies Dresses, Skirts. Laces, Gents’ Shirts and every description of tine washing. This Laundry being provided with the newest and most approved Machinery, and experienced help, the Proprietor believes he can guarantee perfect 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 Brooks, Boston and Port land Line febSdljx The National Board of Fire Underwriters -HEREBY OFFERS A REWARD of $500 For the detection, conviction and punishment of par ties charged with the crime of arson, in firing the Premises situate on Larch Street, In the City of Portland, on April 27th, 1873; said Reward will be paid only on due proof being furnished the Executive Committee of tbe conviction and actual punishment of sahl criminals. By Order of tbe Ex ecutive Committee, STEPHEN CRESWELL, Chairman. Ne-v York, May 15th, 1873. my24-d2m $300 REWARD. City ot Portland. City Marshal’s Office, May 14,1873. Three Hundred Dollars

\\ ill be paid by the city to any person who will give information that will lead to the arrest and conviction 2 tn? person or persons that set fire to the house of M. Welch, on Larch street, April 27.1873 GEO. W. PARKER, myl5d3m City Marshal. WANTS, LOST, FOUND. Boarders Wanted ! — AT — 21 BROWN STREET. iu-° •____ dtf Found. A SUM of money which tho owner can have by proving property and paying for this advertise ment. Call at Smith. Tibbetts ti Co., 131 Middle St. jn20 .3t Wanted A Boy. AJ^JELLIGANT Boy from 15 to 17 years old can flnd steady employment and good wages at xt a r. . ™ LOBENSTEIN’S, No. 4 Deenng Block. ju204f Bookkeeper Wanted. Address, p. o. box 1199, _ Portland Me. Ja2»_ 3t Wanted. A WET NURSE at No. 01 Pleasant street. _ Ju20d2w» Wanted Immediately. A RELIABLE, honest Girl at No, 8 Brown Street. An American preferred. __dtf Wanted. A COMPETENT GIRL to do general housework. Apply at 82 New High Street. JunlBdtf Wanted. AT the Reform School, a smart capable woman as Overseer in the Boy’s kitchen. Address Suprintenderit. Junl7‘lw Boy Wanted TO learn the Auction and Commission business. Salary S2.00 per week for the first six months. , „ „ ABRAM & BROS., Auction Rooms 125 Federal st., under U. S. Hotel. Jnll_ tf 500 Good Girls Wanted Immedia tely. RkHA GOOD Girls of all nations, for housework >“ town an(i country; table girls for Saloon, Laundry and Kitchen; girls for Hotels, Summer and beach Houses: Cooks, Chamber, and Scrub girls Forest City Employment Office. MBS. L. HOVEY, 314 Congress Street. M?27 ___dim* Wanted. ALIVE 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 & BUTLER’S. my20_dtf CUTTERS WANTED, — AT — SMITH, MORGAN & BUTLER’S. my!7 dtf Rooms Wanted. IN a pleasant part of the city, furnished or unfur nished, with or without board. Address E. B., 37 Brown St., Portland. mayl4tf Wanted A MAN who understands repairing Furniture. Apply at 125 Federal St. apr23 tf EDUCATIONAL. DIVINITY SCHOOL —OF— Harvard University. THIS SCHOOL is open to persons oi all denomina tions. Pecuniary aid is afforded to those who are needy and deserving. The next Academic Year will begin SEPTEMBER 26th. Further information will be given on application to Prof, OLIVER STEARNS, D. D., or Prof. E, J. YOUNG, Cambridge, MaRs. m ar27-1 amtj e 1 -thenedtj y 1 Navigation School \ A NAVIGATION SCHOOL will be opened at No. 15£ Exchange street, March 3d. to be under the charge of Capt. Edward Breen ana C. H. Farley. Instruction will be given every afternoon by Cant.. Breen, and Monday and Friday evenings by C. II. Farley. The course will begin w ith decraal arithme tic, and well comprise Plane, Traverse. Parallel Mid dle Latitude sailing; the use of Logarithms; the use and adjustment of Nautical Instruments; Latitude by Sun and Stars, and Longitude by Chronometer. Lunar observations will not be included in the course but will be taught if desired. The evening instruction will be given before the whole class, when the various problems involved in navigation will be worked out upon the black-board and illustrated by suitable diagrams and apparatus, and the use and adjustment of Instruments explain ed. Subjects collateral to navigation such as Mete orolgy, Ocean Currents, &c., will also be introduced at the evening sessions. For terms, apply to C. H. Farley, No. 4 Exchange street. febl9tf Dissolution of Copartnership. NOTICE is hereby given that the copartnership heretofore existing under the firm name of Ev ans & Greene, is hereby dissolved by mutual consent. The name of either party will be used in settlement. WILLIAM H. EVANS, CHARLES H. GREENE, Portland, May 27, 1873. Copartnership Notice. The undersigned have this day formed a copartner ship under the nome of EVANS & MOONEY, and will continue the business of dealers in COAL AND WOOD ! at the old stand of the late firm of EVANS & GREENE, 281 Commercial St., head Merrill’s Wharf. WILLIAM H. EVANS. SAMUEL S. MOONEY. Portland, May 27,1873. N. B. Mr. C. H. Greene, will be found at the old staud of the late firm. my28dtf City of Portland. In Board of Health, I Apiii 21st, 1873.J ORDERED, that until otherwise directed we do hereby designate the dump at the foot of Hano ver street (City Stable lot), and the dump at the foot of Franklin and Smith streets, as the places for de posi to of rubbish, snch as dirt, shavings, sawdust, ashes, cinders, soot, hair, shreds, manure, oyster, or lobster shells, or any other matter of any kind (except dead animals) which may be removed from any house, cellar, yard, or other place within the City limit#. Approved April 21st, 1873. I hereby give notice that tbe “City Ordinances” relating to the deposit of rubbish in any Street, Lane, Alley, Court, Square. PubHc Place or unoccupied lots within the city limits, except the lots designated in the foregoing order, will be strictly enforced GEO. W. PARKER, City Marshal. Argus and Advertiser copy. ap23ed3m PRINTERS’ NOTICE OF COPARTNERSHIP THE undersign have this day formed a copart nership and will continue the business of BOOK AND JOB PRINTING n ail its branches, in tbe best stylo, and at fair prices, at No. 1 Exchange street Corner Fore. A share of business is solicited. Cnsliing Harmon Ac Jerris WM. H. CUSHING PIIINEAS F. HARMON, WM. A. JERRIS Portland May 1 1873. jun6d3w $25 REWARD, THE above reward is offered to any person who i will furnish the dog, and prove his ownership, that destroyed the Swans in Evergreen Cemetery on I the 27th instart. And SPECIAL NOTICE is hereby given that Dogs are Abnolntely forbidden within the inclosure of the Cemetery. JAMES BAILEY,) C. E. JOSE, J Tmstees. J. S. PALMER, ) Portland, May 29tli—d3m Railroad Sleepers for Sale by the Cargo. Delivered here or any point. J. S. ROBERTS, 191 COMMERCIAL STREET. junto___ tf Portland High School. THE Principal of this School having, hv reason of other engagements, declined to he a candidate tor re-election, applications for the position mav he made in perron or in writing, accompanied with references, testimonials, &c., until Julv 14 1873. The next term will commence Aug. 25 1873. LEWIS B. SMITH, _ . .. Chairman S. School Committee. Portland, May 28,1873. dtd Spring Styles for Ladies Dresses and Street Garments, at MISS M. G. MAGUIRE’S, No. 11 Clapp’s Block, np stairs. aprl7_ For Sale. THE SEBAGO DYE HOUSE, No. 17 Plum St., is in good condition with all apparatus ncccBsary for tho business. Apply to the proprietor at No. 33 Newbury street or to J. SEED, No. 80 Middle street. my!7 eodt TO LEI. TO LET! A PORTION «f High Street WHARF, suitable for the Lumber trade. Apply to JACKSON & EATON, junl6eod2w_HIGH ST. WHARF. To Let. TWO tenements, near the central part of the city A^ply to W. W. CARR, ju7dtt_^ 3 Exchange street. To Let. PLEASANT Rooms with board for single Gentle man or Gentlemen and wives. jun7dtf No. 149, corner Elm and Oxford Streets. Rooms to Let NO. 3 COTTON STREET. _tf Rooms to Let. TWO gentlemen and their wives and two or three single gentlemen can be accommodated with pleasant rooms and board at No. 75 Free Street. may9 _ tf House to Rent or Lease. THE upper tenement of honse No. 31 Emery St., consisting of six rooms, all very pleasantly situ ated ; with Gas and Sebago Water. &c. Inquire on the premises. aprl9dttWILLIAM H. GREEN. To Let. ONE OF THE BEST OFFICES ON EXCHANGE STREET. Enquire of GEO. A. WHITNEY & CO,. matfitfNo. 46 Exchange St. STORE TO LET. A large brick store in the Rackleff 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 HENRY CLEWS & CO., 32 WALL STREET, NEW YORK, Oder for sale a limited number of the FIRST MORTGAGE 7 PER CENT, CON| VERTIBLE SINKING FUND GOLD BONDS — OF THE — 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 Investment. This Railway is a corporation organized under the laws of the State of Iowa, which is the most prosper ous State in the Northwest, being the only State in the Union free from debt. The Minnesota Di vision, running from Burlington, Iowa, to Austin, Minuesota, 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 are estimated to exceed $1,500,000, or more than $125,000 per month. The Milwaukee Division, from Cedar Rapids to Postville, on the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad, a distance of 110 miles, 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 are daily dealt in and quoted on 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 offer, to close it out. All marketable securities taken in exchange at cur rent prices, without commission. For sale in Portland by Robt. A. Bird, 07 Exchange Street. ap26dtf_ READY MADE SLITS At lessthan Manufacturers’ Prices. Suits, 86.50, $7.50, $9.00 $10, $12 $13.50, $15. $16.50, $18, $20 $22.50, $25, $28, $30 and 32. Please bear in mind that these suits are all well made, and for style, finish and durability are equal to custom work. 171 Fore Street. f J. F. SISK. ju6 dim BURRO WES BROTHER*, CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS, Dotcn’s Planing Mill, foot of Cross St. HAVING enlarged our shop and fitted it up with the latest improved machinery (by the aid of which we are enabled to get out our work accurately and expeditiously,) we are now prepared to take 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 furnisn the win dow and door frames and all the inside and outside finish for any description of building. Those about erecting sea side houses please take note 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 buildiDg and setting up machinery, and would be happy to re ceive calls from parties using power who contemplate a change of quarters, or that may need any service in this line. We are also prepared to contract for the manufacture ol patented articles on more ikvorable terms than any one in the city. WILLIAM BURROWES. * J. W. BURROWE9. my 13 -*tf SECTIONS — FOR — MOWERS AND REAPERS At Manufacturers’ Price. Farmers can have their orders promptly filled by sending directly to us for Sections fer ail kinds of Machines. Sections will be polished on both side, and stamped with the name of the Machine for which they are in tended. All Knives and Sections Warranted. B3P“In ordering send size of Section wanted. KENDALL & WHITNEY. PORTLAND, HE. jul2 J&W3W24 CHICAGO! LOANS made on Chicago property for non-residents. Property worth from twice to three times the amount of loan* Also safe investments made. PHINNEY & LOMBARD, No. 153 La Salle Street, References:—Pres.5th National Bank, Chicago; Vice-Pres. Franklin Bank, Chicago, and others if desired. aprl2dtf PROPOSALS. U. S. ENGINEER’S OFFICE, ) Third Story Union Bank Building, Fayette, \ near Charles street, Baltimore, Md., June 17,1878) PROPOSALS are invited for furnishing and de livering stone on U. S. lighters near Federal Point on the Cape Fear river, North Carolina; and separate proposals for stone loaded on lighters at quarries on the river accessible to tug boats. The right to reject any bid is reserved. Blank forms, specifications and any desired infor mation can be had on application at this office. «TM. P. CRAIGHILL, jul7d6t Major of Engineers. FOR SALE. ~~ Brig Wenonah 236 tons new measqre ment, built in 1856, rebuilt in 1869. and recoppered in 1870. Rates A. 2, American Lloyds. Sails anJ M. rigging about new. Good inventory: can be sent to sea with very li»tie expence, carried 360 tons coal, 180 M, Lumbef, 600 payable hogshead* molasses. For further particulars enquire of CHARLES MERRILL. Juncl0d2w 117 Commercia St., up stairs SCALE IA BOILERS. I will Remove and Prevent SCALE in any Steam Boilers, 01 make no charge. Address, GEO. W, LORD, m,.3dtf PHILADELPHIA, PA. Copartnership. WE have addmitted MR. FRANKLIN FOX as paitnerinour firm from this date, and shall continue the same business as formerly under the firm name of • PHINNEY, JACKSON & FOX. PHINNEV & JACKSON. Portland, June 16,1873, d3w Ship Timber and Knees. I HAVE the largest and best stock ot Ship Knees in tlie State. Also best inallty seasoned White Oak Treenails, and cun furnish Hackmatack, Hardwood or White Oak Timber and Plank at the lowest cash prices. I. TAYLOR Portland, Dec. 30, 1872. tl __MISCELLANEOUS. bankrupt stock — OF — Cloths and Tailors’ TRIMMINGS .A.T COST. To be closed out within T«W ENTY DAYS a large stock of Broad Cloths, Cassimeres, Woolen Goods and Tailors’ Trimmings ! Also a large line of GENTS’ HOSIERY, NECK TIES, PAPER COEEARS, HANDKERCHIEFS, Ac. for cash,regardless of price Now is an opportunity to secure Suits for men and Boys of first class goods at wholesale prices. Jobbing lots closed out at great sacrifices. BOYD’S BLOCK, No. 78 MIDDLE STREET. Portland, June 13, 1873, jnltdtf C. P. KIMBALL’S Elegant Carriages. SALEROOMS, COR. PREBLE HOUSE, Portland, Me. I take pleasure In announcing to the public that 1 now have om hand the largest a»d 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. IFS-All persons are cordially invited to visit the waierooms and examine our finished carriages. Al so our factory and examine the material and work, whether they desire to purchase or not. All carriages made by me are fully warranted. Hr Phe public are respectfully cautioned about purchasing carriages represented to to my make unless they have my name-plate in full. ^Orders solicited and promptly filled. SHT^Books with cuts, descriptions and prices sent by mail to all desiring to purchase. C. P. KIMBALL, mayl9eol3mPortlaad. Mg. Grafton Mineral FERTILIZER — AND — DESTROYER OF INSECTS. THIS article has been carefully and thoroughly tested, during the past fou*-years, by many ex perienced farmers* gardeners, ami floriculturists, and the numerous testimonials which have been 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 cheaper than any of the remedies which have been recommended for the purpose. -FOR SALE BY KENDALL & WHITNEY, Geaernl Ageata for the State. Portland, May 30tb, 1373.may30-<]lw my6 AWNINGS, TENTS, ELAGS, Canvass Lettering, Ac., P. A. EE A V ITT, 491-2 Exchange St eod3m | GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY! SUMMER ARRANGEMENT. Three Through Trains Daily ! Portland to Island Pond, Montre al and Quebec, at 7.15 A. M* 1.30 P. M., 7 P. M. ON AND AFTER MONDAY, JUNE ‘AS. junl8dlw C. J. BYDGES, Managing Director. NOTICE is hereby given, that the subscriber has been duly appointed Executrix of the will of RICHARD T. DODGE, late of Ipswicli, in the County of Essex, State of Massachusetts, de ceased,and has taken upon herself that trust by giv ing bonds as the law directs. All persons having tlem-onds upon the estate of said deceased, are re quired to exhibit the same; and all persons indebt ed to said estate are called upon to make payment ABBY T. DODG E. Executrix, •t Ipswich, Mass. Portland, May 20, 1873. )unl6dlaw3w*M Sanford’s Improved Refrigerators. Tbo three points of excellence which I claim, are, 1st; constant and thorough circulation of pure air; 2nd; ryness, no dampness monld nor taint; 3rd; no inteimingttng of odors; purity and active air, the elements of Its success. Call, or send for circulars Manufactured and for sale by J. F. MERRILL, be tween Cross and Cotton sts., near Leavitt, Burnham & Co.8 Ice House, Portland«Me. jeSdtf Lumber and Dock Timber Wanted In exchange for V.ocomotiyc Boiler., Horizontal Engine*, Feed Pumps H114I Other Machinery. Acldrew. G. H. ANDREWS. feMiltf Pearl St.. New York. SEBAGO DYE WORKS, ]N”o. IT Plum Street. THE proprietors of this establishment will just wy to tne public that they are prepared to dry by steam and also prepared to dry, cleanse and finish all kinds gent’s wearing apparel, and a^solai.lies dresses, shawls, cloaks, rul colors, or cleansed and w“S;.t„tJlem n0t 40 JOHN S. MILLER. HOT TEA ROLLS! — AT — BLAKE'S BAKERY, Every Afternoon at ’clock.. uall_ dtf A Card. The undersigned having fitted up a DINING ROOM, ' — AT — NO. or COKIIERCUL STREET, will be happy to meet hU old friends and patrons on THURSDAY, June 19th. junlSdlw*_T. B. PERCY, Caution. NOTICE Is hereby given that my wife, Addle S. Snell, having left my lied and board without just and sufilclent cause, I shall pav no debts of her contracting. W. L. SNELL. Portland, June 11.1873. Jul&ltf WOOD! WOOD HARD and SOFT WOOD for sale at No. 43 Lin coin street. Also Dry Edgings. ^ uuSR THE PRESS MONDAY MORNING, JUNE 23,1873 Gossip and Gleanings. A young lady teacher in Ringgold County, Iowa, rides to school on an ox every morn ing. That man who sells a powder that renders ,hc:.°^:;,on'ex,,losive u trave||a* tin-ongii "" a Louis editor wants a delin — Paxton, III., has a new paper called the Gimlet, which is to be “devoted to life, liber ty and the pursuit of greenbacks.” Ladies who go to the Jerome park races decorate their heads with little steel snaffles and horse shoes and diminutive spurs. Capt Jack, it is suggested, is unlike George Washington because be tells lies; and yet the most of Captain Jack's crimes [were commit ted with his little hatchet. And Miss Anthony is gnilty ? It is a ^com fort to reflect, however, that there are some innocent people in this world, Mr. [Stokes for instance. < A Pittsburg man had his head shaved be cause he had rashly promised his wife that he would not drink another drop so long as he had a hair on his head. It is transpiring by very deliberate and hes itating degrees that the Chicago jubilee was a failure; but then [it was intended to be nothing more than a St. Louis jubilee any how. A Baltimore paper notices as something re markable that a Scotchman has died in that c:ty who was 111 years old, and was wound ed in the battle of Waterloo. We should think it time that he died. Ignatius L. Donnelly has added to the orig inal sin of his first name the title of “the great mugwund of the Grangers.” In most eases of the kind hellebore is excellent; and if a few pennies can drive away the mugwund Mr. Dounelly ought not to regret the ex pense. Ah! we have been looking for it ever since the warm weather began, and now it has come. That shower of lively frogs, without which no summer can ' be allowed to pass, has come down in Kansas City. It always comes in some of those places where regard for truth has not yet been imported. The frogs which came down the other day in K. C. are said to have “varied in size from that of a piece of coal to a lump of chalk.” Mb. Mill’s Influence in the English Universities.—Mr. Mill never visited the English universities, says Prof. Fawcett, hence it was entirely through his books that he was known. Not one of those who were his greatest admirers at Cambridge when Plot. Fawcett was an under-graduate, had ever seen him, and they used often to say there was no privilege they should value so much as spending an hour in Mr. Mill’s so ciety. This is all the more strikii g because of the intimate friendship which afterward was formed between Mr. Mill and Prof. Fawcett—a friendship in which Mrs. Fawcett also shared, and by her grace and breadth of culture as well as sweetness of character she was well entitled and fitted to share. To the question what is the resul* of Mr. Mill s in fluence in the universities Prof. Fawcett" re plies: I cmnot give anything like a complete answer to this question now; but any one who has observed the marked change which has come over tl e mode of thought in the universities, in the last few yea/s, will be able to form some idea of tlie kind of influ ence which has been exercised by Mr. Mill. Speaking generally, he has obtained a wide acceptance of the utilitarian doctrines; they were presented by Bentham in a form so harsh and unattractive as to produce an almost repelling effect. Mr. Mill, on the con trary, showed that the utilitarial philosophy might inspire the most active benevolence and the most generous enthusiasm. This ac ceptance of utilitarianism has produced a very striking effect in modifying the political opin ions prevalent in the universities. For many years what has been known as the liberalism of young Oxford and Cambridge is in many respects fundamentally different from what is known as liberalism outside the universities, The liberalism of the universities, as as well as that of the Manchester school, are both popularly described as “advanced;” but between the two there is in many essen tials the widest possible divergence. What is known as philosophical radicalism will long bear the impression of Mr. Mill's teaching. Newspaper Correspondents. The New York Evening Post says: A greater fault of the average correspondent is Tiis sublime egotism. He discovers one day that the Genessee falls are situated at Roch ester, and it strikes him as a marvellous dis covery. But his grandfather knew it, and probably was the victim of precisely those impressions which the young man at once so voluminously describes. So with much of what is call “Watering-place correspondence. Peoplebave drank the waters and danced and flirted and made love at Saratoga for years,J and wha tthe new-comer participates in with all the delight of a new experience is a very old story to a great many persons older than he. His weakness lies in his egotism, which, leads him to write common-places, to the end of his long chapter concerning things which are in themselves entirely worthless. Behind this is bis belief that newspapers exist for the purpose of maintaining young men on their travels, to help them through a financial strait, and generally for the diffusion of chari ty. That letter writing is a business requir ing character, knowledge and experience does not enter his head. Th it newspapers are under any obligation to furnish their sub scribers with reading matter of some value as well as of a certain amount is not apparent to him. To earn a penny, and with the convic tion that “anybody can write for a newspa per,” he dashes ahead. That what he writes ofter finds its way into the waste-paper bas ket is not so wonderful as that anything he writes under such circumstances ever escapes that capacious receptacle for useless rubbish. How to Make a IMi stabi) Plasteb.— How many people are there who really know how to make a mustard plaster? Not one in a hundred, at the most, perhaps, and yet m ustard plasters are used in every family, and physicians prescribe their application, never telling anybody how to make them, for the simple reason that doctors themselves do not know, as a rule. The ordinary way is to mix the mustard with water, tempering it with a little flour, but such a plaster as that makes is simply abominable.—Before it has half done its work it begins to blister the pa tient, and leaves him finally .with a painful, flayed spot, alter having produced far less ef fect in a beneficial way (that was intended. Now a mustard plaster should never make a blister at all. . If a blister is wanted, there are other plasters far better than (mustard for the purpose. When you make a mustard plaster, then, use no water whatever, but mix the mustard with the white of an egg, and the result will be a plaster which will “draw-’ perfectly, but will not proiluce a blister’ even upon the skin of an infant, no matter how long it is allowed to remain upou the part. For this we have the word of an old and emi nent physician, as well as our own experi ence. One of the Light Brigade, a survivor of the “noble six hundred’’ who rode “into the mouth of hell” at the famous charge of Bal aklava, lives in Chicago. He entered the British service as a private in the tanks, and served in India and in the Crimean cam paigns. He was frequently promoted for his soldier-like qualities until he finally attained a captaincy. In the “charge of the light brigade,” he received eleven wounds, six of which were severe enough to leave perma nent scars. His story is that of the “noble six hundred;’’ when ordered to charge for the guns,” all thought they had an easy task in the capture of a few l They never dreamed, he says of the 30,000 Russians who were l” ■» "’“if ^hill th« ^“T8’ Five hundred were killed on the field and on ly one escaped unwounded; yet in spite of the storm of shot and shell they spiked the guns, and all that were left of them found their wav back to the (British lines. Of this memorable charge three are now in England, two in Canada and one in Chicago. They each receive a pension of £100 per annum from the British government.

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