Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, 24 Nisan 1876, Page 4

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated 24 Nisan 1876 Page 4
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POETRY. Our Saints. *Tis not alone from legend and old story. ’Tis not alone from canvas, dark with time, That holy saints, crowned with celestial glory, Smile down upon us from their height sublime. Not only from church-windows, colored brightly, Do tlieir blessed shadows fall across our wav Ah, not alone in niches gleaming whitely, With folded hands, do they stand night and day. WIio is there in this world who has not, hidden Deep in his heart a picture, clear or faint, Veiled, sacred to the outer world lorbidden, O’er which he tends and murmurs low. “My Saint!” A face, perhaps, all written o’er with sorrow. Whose faded eyes are dim with unshed tears; And yet they hopefully look toward the morrow. And far beyond it into brighter spheres. A face whence all the sunshine of the morning And brightness ot the noon have passed away; And yet, where clearly, surely, there is dawniug The wondrous radiance of that perfect day. That perfect day—when, crowned with heaven’s brightness, Without a pain, or care, or mortal need, With conqueror’s palm, in robe of snowy whiteness, Our blessed shall stand as very saints indeed. Yes, God be thanked! though the pure saints of story And holy martyrs that the artist palms. Are veiled in radiance ana crowned with glory, There still are halos for these unknown saints. —Christian Union. Tom Foster’s Wife. BY EDNA D. PKOCTOB. I had just returned from two years’ stay in Europe, and was sauntering down Tremont street, in the golden September morning, when I saw my old friend, Tom Foster, get out of a horse car a few steps in advance ol me. I knew him in a moment, though we hardly met since were at Exeter academy to gether ten years- before—room-mates and blithe companions until we parted—I to go to Harvard and he to enter his father's store, the well known house of Foster & Co* Pearl street. He was a merry, hearty, practical lellow, clear skinned and robust as an Eng lishman, and self-reliant and robust as New Hampshire birth and Boston training could make him. 1 always liked him, hut he plunged into business and so, without mean ing it, we had almost lost sight of each oth er. He was an only child, and his parents spent their summers at their homestead in Greenland, near Portsmouth, and their win ters in Boston. As I said, I knew him in a moment. He had grown tall and stout, but the boy was still in his face, and, with a flash ot early feeling I sprang forward and caught him by tlin arm “Tom! How are you?'1 He looked puzzled for a moment, and then, burstiug into a laugh, he seized my hand in bis strong grasp, and exclaimed: “Why, John Ralston! Is that you? Where did you come from ? I’m glad to see you my boy. Why, I haven't set eyes on you since we made that trip to Nahaut in your fresh man year. The truth is father was so poorly for a long time then that I had everything to see to, and felt as if the world was on my shoulders. I did hear, though, about you college honors and your going to Germany; and I’ve often thought of you lately and wished to|see you. Why, Jack, in spite of my weight and your beard and broad shoul ders, I can’t realize that ten years have gone since we were at Exeter together. We must talk over old times and new. When did your get back and what are your plans?” “I came yesterday, and shall stay in the city, on account of a business matter, until next Tuesday. Then I am going home.” “Well, now, this is Saturday, and you can do nothing after three o’clock. Come and spend Sunday with me in the country. I want to show you my wife.” “Your wife. Are you married, Tom ?” “Married nearly a year,” said he, with a smile. “You don’t look very solemn over it.” ♦Solemn ? It’s the jolliest thing I ever did in my life. Meet me at the Eastern depot at four o’clock, and I’ll tell you about it on the way down.” We parted at the Winter street corner—he to go to his store, and I to the Parker house. “How handsome Boston has grown,” said I, glancing at the fine buildings and the Com mon, beautiful in the September sun. “We think it a nice town,” he replied, speaking with the moderate words and the perfect assurance of the Bostonian to whom his city is the sum of all excellence and de light. “Remember, four o’clock.” And he disappeared in the crowd. “Tom married 1” I said to myself, as I walked alone. “I dare say it’s to his father’s pretty ward, Clara Maitland, whom I saw when I spent the day there eleven years ago. I remember what long cui Is she had and how fond she seemed of him. Yes, I dare say it’s to Clara. I hope, though, she hasn’t grown up into one of those delicate young ladies, good for nothing but to display the latest fashions, and waitz a little, and torture the piano. Better some rosy, sturdy German Grelchen than a poor poll like them. It would be a shame for Tom, with his splendid physique and vigorous brain, to be tied for Hie to such a woman.” And then, turning down School street, my thoughts wandered off to a blue-eyed girl who was not satisfied with the small triumphs of the croquet ground, but who would send an arrow straight home to the mark; and climb the hill with me, her step light and free as the deer’s in the gale below; and hold a sleady oar in a boat on the river; and swim ashore, if need be, and then, when walk or row was over, who could sit down to a lunch of cold meat and bread and butter with an appetite keen as a young Indian’s after a day’s hunt; yes, and who knew how to be efficient in the kitchen and the rarest ornament of the par lor. How impatient I was to see her, the bewitching maiden whom a prince might have been proud to marry. And again I said to myself as I went up the Parker house steps: “I do hope Tom hasn’t made a fool of himself!” Four o’clock found me at the station, and a moment later in walked Tom, carrying a bas ket filled with Jersey peaches. “They don’t grow in Greenland,” said he, tucking the pa per down over the fruit. “Come this way.” I followed him, and we had ju3t seated our selves comfortably in the car when the train moved off. “Now for the story, Tom,” said I, as we crossed the bridge and caught the breeze cool frrtm fho COO “Rllt T non minro -1 tbeglrl you married. It wa3 Clara Mait land.” A shadow passed over Tom’s faco. “Clara has been dead four years,” said he. "‘She in herited consumption from her mother. We did everything for her—took her to Minneso ta and Florida, but it was no use. She didn’t live to see her eighteenth birthday.” “Poor Clara! She loved you dearly. Then I suppose you chose some Boston girl of your acquaintance?” ‘ Jack, you couldn’t tell who Mrs. Tom Foster was if you tried from now till morn ing. I shall have to enlighten you,” and, moving the basket to one side, anu settling himself in the seat, he went on: “You know I have the misfortune to be an only child. After I was twenty-one. father and mother began to talk about my marrying, I have plenty of cousins, you know, and we always had young ladies going in and out of the house; but while Clara lived she was compa ny for me, and after she died I was full of business and didn’t trouble myself about matrimony. To tell the truth. I didn’t fancy the girls. Perhaps I was unfortunate in my acquaintance; but they seemed to me all curls and flounces and furbelows, and I would as soon thought of marrying a fashion plate as one of those elaborate creatures. I don’t object to style, I like it. But you can see fine gowns and bonnets any day in the Washington street windows; and my ideal of a woman was one whose dress was her least attraction. “Do you recollect father’s former partner, Adam Lane? He’s a clever old gentleman and millionaire, and father has the greatest liking and respect for him. He has two daughters—one married years ago; and the other, much younger, father fixed upon as a desirable wife for me. I rather think the two families had talked it over together; at any rate Miss Matilda came to Greenland for a long Summer visit. She is an amiable girl, but so petted and spoiled that she’s good for nothing—undeveloped in mind and body. She looked very gay in the evenings, attired in Jordan, Marsh & Co’s latest im portation. But she was always late at break fast, she didn’t dare to ride horseback, she couldn’t take a walk without stopping to rest at every stoDe. and once when I asked her if she had read the battle of Sedan, she look ed up in her childish way, and said: ‘No, Mr. Foster. Newspapers are so tiresome.’ Bless me! what should I have done with such a baby ? “A year ago this summer I was very much confined at the store; and, when August came, instead of spending the whole month at home, I thought I would have a change, and so I went down for a fortnight to the Cliff House** on-Beach. It’s a quiet, pleasant reMVQ and you’ll always find from fifty to one hundred people there during the season. The landlord is a good fellow, and a distant relative of mine. I thought he looked flurried when I went in, and after a few minutes he took me one side and said: ‘“ Tom, you’ve come at an unlucky time, I had a very good cook that I got from Bos ton, at $20 a week; but she’s ahigh tempered woman. Last evening she quarreled with her assistants, this morning the breakfast was all in confusion, and now she is packing her trunk to leave on the next train. In two or three days I can probably get another one down in her place; but what we’re to do in the meanwhile, I don’t know.” “But, Norton,” said I, “isu’t there some one near by or in the house who cau take it?” “I doubt it. I’ve half a dozen girls from the vicinity doing upstaiis work,—one of them from jour town, the best waiter in the dining; room. But 1 suppose all of them would either he afraid of the responsibility or think it beuealh them to turn cook; though they would have pleuty of help, and earn £20 where they now get three.” “Who’s here from Greenland?” I asksd, for I knew somethin'! of almost every one iu the place. “Mary Lyford.” “Mary Lyford? A black-eyed, light-footed girl about 20 years old, with two brothers in Colorado and her father a farmer over toward Stratham?” “Yes, the very same. ’ “Why. she’s the prettiest girl in Greenland, at least I thought so two years ago, when I danced with her at the Thanksgiving party in the village; and I heard last fall that she took the prize at the Manchester fair for the best loaf of bread. But why is she here ?” “Oh, you know fanners haven’t much ready money, and I suppose she wanted to earn something for herself and come to (he beach like the rest of us. You say she took the premium for her bread. .1 believe I’ll go into the dining room and propose to give cook’s place to any one of the girls who would like it and who feels competent to take it. I must do something,” and looking at his watch he went out. Ten minutes later he came hack, clapping his hands and exclaimed: “Mary Lyford says she’ll .try it.” “Hnrrab for Greenland,” cried I. “Isn’t that plucky ? By Jove 1 I hope she’ll suc ceed, aud I believe she will.” “You musn’t expect much to-day,” said Norton. “Things are all topsy turvey iu the kitchen and it will take some time to get them straightened out.” Just then a new arrival claimed bis atten tion, and with a serener face he turned away. Dinner was poor that day; supper was little better. And, in spite of Norton’s cau tion, I began to be afraid that Greenland was going down. But the next marning what a breakfast we had—juicy steaks, hot potatoes, delicious rolls and corn bread, griddle cakes that melted in your mouth, and coffee that had lost none of its aroma in the making. Thenceforth every meal was a triumph. The guests praised the cook and hastened to the table at the first sound of the bell. Norton was radiant with satisfaction, and I was as pleased as if I had been landlord or cook my self. Several times I sent my compliments and congratulations to Mary; but she was so constantly occupied that I never had a glimpse of her till the night before I was to leave. I was dancing iu the pallor and had just led a young lady of the Matilda Land stamp to her mamma, when I saw Mary standing on the piazza. I went out, shaking her cor dially by the hand, told her how interested I had been in her success, and how proud I was to find a Greenland girl so accomplished. She blushed and thanked me and said, in a modest way. that she was very glad we were all suited; aud then Norton came up and expressed his entire gratification with what she had done. As she stood there in a white pique dress, with a scarlet bow at her throat and her dark hair neatly arranged, she looked everv inch a ladv. “Do me the favor, Miss Lyford.” said I, “to dance the next cotillion with me.” “Ah I Mr. Foster,” she replied, looking archly at Mr. Norton, “that isn’t expected of the help.” “The help!” I said, indignantly. “You are the queen of the establishment, and I invile you to dance, and so does Mr. Nor ton.” “Certainly I do,” he answered. “Go and show the company that you are at home in the parlor as well as the kitchen.” So, smil ing and blushing, she too my arm. Didn’t we make a sensation when we went in! Perhaps there was no fellow there with in a better “social position,” (you know the phrase) than I; and I had been quite a fa- ■ vorite with the ladies. You should have seen them when we took our places on the floor! Some laughed, some frowned, some whispered to their neighbors; but I paid not the slightest attention to it at all, and Mary looked so pretty and went through the dance with such grace and dignity that before it was over I believe all regarded her with ad miration. I didn’t wait for comments, but escorted her out as if she had been the belle ol Boston. “Good night, Miss Lyford,” I said, when we reached the hall. “X am going in the morning; but I shall see you again when you get back to Greenland.” “Good night, Mr. Foster,” she replied. “I thank you for your kindness.’’ Then she added laughing: “Have you any orders for breakfast?” “Why, yes. I should like to remember you by a plate of such muffins as we bad yes terday.” “You shall have them sir,” she said as she disappeared in the doorway. And have them I did. Three weeks later Mary came home to Greenland with more than $100 in her purse and a farm that was worth thousands. I went to see her at her father’s house. I found her every way excellent and lovely; and the end was that at Christmas we were married.” “Glorious 1” I exclaimed. “Give me your hand Tom! I was afraid you had been taken in by some Matilda Lane.” “Doyou think I’m a fool?” said he. Then I told him of my own choice, and I was still talking when the train stopped at the Greenland station. We soon arrived at his hospitable home. His wife was all he had pictured her; a re fined, intelligent, handsome woman, who would develop and grow in attractiveness every year of her life. After a merry even ing in their pleasant parlor I went to bed and dreamed that the millenium had come, and that all women were like my blue eyed girl and Mrs. Tom Foster. HOTELS. UNITED STATES HOTEL, PHILADELPHIA, On 42d Street, Columbia Avenue, Viola Avenue and Elm Avenue, Directly opposite Main Exhibition BuildiDg, CENTENNIAL GROUNDS. This elegant fire-proof structure was built by Richard J. Dobbins expressly to accommodate Centennial visitors at reason able prices. It has 325100ms, all complete 1 ,ly furnished. The cuisine will be first-class ! in every respect. Large rooms can be en gaged for use of commissioners, etc. A fine store in the building to let. Address, r. ». i5uuin 15x, Manager. teb26 eodt f United States Hotel, PORTLAMD, ME. Situated in the very Center of the City. THE BEST LOCATED HOUSE FOR BUSINESS MEN. HEATED BY STEAM. Best ot attention given to guests. Tabic set with the very best the market affords. TERMS: Terms hereafter will be but $2.00 per day. SuitB of rooms, including parlor and bed-rcom. $3.00. WOLCOTT & CO., Proprietors. auglO deodtf WESTMINSTER HOTEL, ON THE EUROPEAN PLAN. Corner Irvine Place and 16h Street New York. One Block from Union Squat e and Broadway. The most central, and yet quietest location in the city. Convenient to the great stores, theatres and churches. Elevator and all modern improvements. Easy access to all parts of the city by street cars and stages. sep27d&wly40 C. B. FERBIN, Prop. EVANS HOUSE, Tremont Street, ROSTOV, MASS., Fronting tlie Common. The above House, furnished en suite, with bath rooms, passenger elevator, &c., offers superior accommodations for families that wish to spent a tew weeks in the City. __It is located near the principal Retail Store* ana Places of Amusement. Horse Cars pass the door to all parts of the City A. L. HOWE, Proprietor. ma31 dim KOSSNIOKE HOTEL, Junction of Broadway, 7lh Aye. and 42d Street, HEW YORK CITY, Three blocks west of Grand Central Depot, ne&i the Elevated Railroad, and but twenty minutes from Wall Street. A new and elegantly furnished Hotel all modern impiovements. Rates $4 per day. Liberal terms to families. Free omnibus from Grand Central Depot. CHAS. E. LELAND, Proprietor Of Delevan House, Albany, n. Y., and Claren don Hotel, Saratoga. feb21d&wly9 For Sale. WISHING to change business. I offer my Store aud Dwelling conbined with or without Stock at a Bargain. An excellent place for Dry and Fancy Goods, Millinery or Tailoring Business. A good stand in the central part of the Village, near the Depot. WOT. II. OTARNTOH, ma.30d2m_ Vannomh, OTe. For Sale. THE house occupied by me, No. 327 (formerly 153) Spring Street, Portland. feb24dtf NATHAN CLEAVES. _ WANTS. _' Wanted. AT CHESLEY’S, 261J Middle Street, three coat makers to make Custom Coats. apr18_ dlw Servant Girl Wanted. TO do general housework, bv a small family. American girl preferred. Apply at aplldtf3 PEERING PLACE. Situation Wanted. AS COPYIST, and. all kinds of writing, at a moderate salary, by a young lady. Unex ceptionable references giveu. Address malTiltt “A.,” at this Office. BOARD. Room and Board. PLEASANT front rooms tarnished, to let, at 21 Brown St. A few boarders can be accommo dated. MRS. MATHEWS. apr3 dtf Board. PLEASANT front Rooms furnished and unfur nished to let with board, at ma21dtf 41C & 418 CUMBERLAND STREET. TO LET TO LET, LARGE unfurnished room with two closets, on second floor, at 217 Cumberland St. apr20dlw TO BE LET. 5 Rooms, No. IS Tyng Street. ap!9d2w« To Let. AI.ARGE Front Chamber lo Let. In quire at 30 Brown Street. aprlit dtf To Let. SThe easterly half of residence comer of Free and High streets, now occupied bv W. H. An derson, Esq. Possession given first of May. •e of F. W. LIBBY, apr!8dtl42 Exchange St. To Let. STABLE on Brackett, near Spring St. Four stalls, water, etc. Largo and roomy. Kent low. Ap ply at No. G5 Exchange St._ aptlgdlw* To Let. .■r*fV3 A Nice Seven OctnTe Piano. IBSSQl UBS. H. F. C ROl'KEB, lL< U. 6ft Deerinn fit. apilT dlw* TO LET! Room in the Second Story ol the Printers’ Exchange, with power it required. Arply to PRESS OFFICE or to B. THURSTON Ac CO., Ill Exchange Street. ocl2 dtf To Let. FIVE pleasant rooms at 197 Newbury street, to a family without children: also two other small rents. W. W. CAMS, aprtl tf To be Let. THE large and convenient store and chambers over same, No. 136 and 138 Commercial street. ALSO, rKUNi Urr ice, iso. 92 Exchange street, opposite Portland Savings Bank. Apply to H. N. JOSE, 194 Fore Street. mh31FM&Wttf DR. LAMB |m?4HAS a house on congress jl***lST. WITH TEN ROOMS TO LET, eti^OPPOSITE THE PARK. apr!3dt£_ Store to Let. STORE No. 122 Commercial street, next below Dana & Co., now occupied by Joshua Hobbs & Son. Possession given immediately. Apply at 96 Danforth St. C. OXNARD, aprll dtf Store to Rent. NO 418 Congress St. Possession at once. Inquire of JOHN C. PROCTER. apr8d3w 93 Exchange St. To Let. STORE, No. 149 Commercial Street, now occupied by Joseph W. Read. Possesion given May 1, 1876. Apply to A. E. STEVENS & CO., ap4dtf150 Commercial Street. ROOMS TO LET. FURNISHED or unfurnished. Apply at Triune Sewing Machine Room*, No. 53 Danforth St. References required. mh!5dtf To Let. STORE or shop in basement corner of Congress and India streets. Inquire at 108 Newbury St. mh 22 dtf TO LET. Wholesale Store, IN the Thompson Block, Nos. 17 & 19 Middle Street. Good location below tbe Post Office where all the wholesale dry goods and other classes of trade are located. The finest store in the city, with light and airy basement, two entrances, two counting rooms, brick safe, and elegant show windows, tables, counters and other fixtures. Will be let very reasonably f applied for soon. Apply to H. E. THOMPSON, No. 32$ Emery St. on tbe Spring St. Horse Car Rome. mh!4_ dtf To Let. HOUSE at d 12 Dow Street. Inquire en the premises. deci5 dtf To Let. fOHE BRICK HOUSE No. 74 Danforth Street, X containing all the modern improvements In quire at No. 10 Central Wharf. jnel6 dtf TO J-ET ! STORE No. 55 on the easterly side of Exchange Street, five doors below Middle Street. Also front and rear offices in same building. Applv to FltANCJS FESSENDEN, 1Y2 Middle, corner of Exchange St., or HENRY DEERING, nov2dtf 39 Exchange St. CITY ADVERTISEMENTS CITY OF PORTLAND. In Board of Mayor and Aldermen. I April 3, 1876, I ORDERED, That the City Clerk give notice to all parties interested, by publishing a copy of this order in one of the daily papers of this city, for three successive weeks, that this Board, on MHEDNES DAY, the twenty-sixth instant, at 5 o’clock P. M., at the Aldermen’s Room in City Building, will hear all parties interested ia the petition for a Sewer in Prospect street to Casco street and thence southeast through Casco street to connect with sewer in Con gress street, and that thereafter this Board will de termine and adjudge if public convenience and ne cessities requires the construction of said Sewer. Read and passed. Attest: H. I. ROBINSON, Clerk. A true copy, Attest: H. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. » City Clerk’s Office, ) , April 3, 1876. j To all whom it may Concern: Notice is hereby given as required by the aforesaid Order, which is made a part of this notice. Attest, H. 1. ROBINSON, City Clerk. ai>*dta26 CITY OF PORTLAND. In Board of Mayor and Aldermen, 1 __ April 3,1876. } ^VRDEREDj That the City Clerk give notice to all Y-r parties interested by publishing a copy of this order in one of the daily papers of this city, for three successive weeks, that this Board, on WEDNES DAY,^ twenty-sixth instant,at 5 o’clock p. m.,at the Aldermen’s Room in City Building, will hear all par ties interested in the petition for a sewer in Cumber land Street, commencing near its junction with High Street, thence westerly through said Cumberland street to State street, and northwesterly through State street to Portland street, thence across Port land street and through Deering’s Oaks (so called) to the creek. Read and Passed. Attest: H. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. A true Copy, Attest: H» I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. CITY OF PORTLAND. City Clerk’s Office, 1 m „ x • Aprtl 3,1876. j Jo all whom it may concern : Notice is hereby given as required by the aforesaid order, whieh is made a part of this notice. A ttest* ap4dta2G ’ H. I. ROBINSON, City Clerk. CITY OF PORTLAND. In Board of Mayor and Aldermen, I April 18, 1876. f ORDERED, That the City Clerk give notice to all parties interested by publishing a copy of this order in one of the daily papers of this Citv, for three successive weeks, that this Board on WEDNESDAY, the tenth day of May next, at 5 o’clock P. M , at the Aldermen s Room in City Building, will hear all parties interested iu-tbe petition of Patrick McCann anu others, for a Sewer in Morning Street, through Eastern Promenade to foot of Vesper Street. Also, on petition of Laura Partington and others, for a Sewer in Mayo Street, from Cumberland to Oxford Streets, and that thereafter this Board will deter mine and adjudge it public convenience and necessi ties require the conduction of said Sewers Read and passed. Atrue^py. L K0BINS0N Attest: H. I. BOBINSON, City Cleik. CITY OF PORTLAND. Citv Clerk’s Office, 1 „ . .. Api 11 18, 1876. i To whom it may concern. 7 Notice is hereby given, as required by tbe afore said order, which is mane a part of this notice H. I. BOBINSON, City Cierk. aplO dtd FIFTY DOLLARS REWARD. A MOST cijnel and rascally use of our firm name has just been brought to our notice. A few days since some person with an evident intent to injure us in our good name, left one of our business cards at tbe residence of a respected citizen, a mem ber of whose family was lying at the point of death. The al>ove reward is ottered for the discovery of the unfeeling scamp who thus sought to bring us into ill repute in the community. MORSE & BUNCE, I'NDERTAKEKN, , 191 FEDERAL STREET. jan24 dlwteod3m HEAL ESTATE. mi . Hood Farm for Male or Ei> V.dftchuiige for City Properly— Located btjHigjfuiT'm Deering, three miles lrom Portland; ••■fiSSBplenty ot wood and water; good orchard; buildings in nice order. Price $3,500. Apply to WM. It. JERBIS, Heal Estate Agent. March 7, 1876._ ma29d7w» For Sale. MAt South Gray a small place containing lour acres land, woll fenced, with house and stable in good repair. Inquire ot THOS. HANCOCK, Gray Comer, or W. H. VINTON, 199} Middle St., Portland. __ ayrliidlw&wlw Tor sale. MSix first-class Houses for sale at a bargain, all less than ten minutes walk from the Post Office, City.* Twto houses and three lots of land in Providence, R. I, for sale or exchange for Portland property. Also first-class mortgage paying 10 per cent, will ex change for a tirst-class yacht. Inquire of E. PONCE, aprlBdtf Cor. Middle and Exchange Sts. For Sale or to Lease for a term of Tears. m Three story brick house, with all modem improvements, No. 1G9 State Street. Apply to E. W. FOX, aplHtllm 31£ Exchange Street. At North Yarmouth. mFor sale, or exchange for real estate in Port land, or te rent, a two story house, wood shed, hennery in barn, a fountain pure water, ten acres land, 150 apple trees. Will be sold cheap. Ref erence C. PROCTOR or WILLIAM TRICKEY, Sac carappa. aprl5d2m j Land for Summer Cottages. ON Long Island, for sale in lots of one-half to ten aeres. Only half mile from the New Hotel and Wharf. Half acre lots only $100 each. Apply to aprSCdlw* WM. H. JERR1S, Real Est. Agt. F'or IS^XOa mThe three story brick dwelling house, No. 175 Danforth Street, recently occupied by Watson Newhall. Possession given imme diately. Also, the two story brick dwelling house on the westerly comer of Spring and Park Street. Terms easy. JOSEPH ILSLEY. ap20__ Ulm House Lots for Sale, AT GREAT BARGAINS, From Shoo to $600 and Upwards. HOUSE LOTS- TO LEASE, at prices from $15 to $60 a year. apr!2dlm MOMKM COULD, S3 North MU Land for Sale iu Deering, THE subscriber offers for sale a desirable lot of land on Stevens’ Plains containing about 30,000 ieet. For particulars inquire at No. 218 Fore St. aprlltt _o RUFUS DUNHAM. SPLENDID SlIMEB RESIDEM OLD ORCHARD FOR SALE. This residence is located on the grounds of the Old Orchard Camp Meeting Association, on the main road from Saco to the Beach, and __ ^commands the finest view of the Beach! The house is adapted for one or two families and contains twelve large rooms, two of them having iron sinks and faucets in the same, from which flow the pure spring water from the reservoir belonging to the Association. The lower floor contains six large rooms all lathed and plastered and furnished with ample closet room, while the sleeping rooms are ar ranged so as to be thoroughly ventilated. Attached to tbe house aTe piazzas on three sides, and it is also furnished with ample shed room. A lot of land ad jacent to this residence, upon which can be built a stable, will be sold either with or without this house. For terms of sale apply to SILAS P. ADAMS, mli3ld&w1m BIDDEFOKD, ME. For Sale. fjgL A desirable lot on the corner of State and • •[York St., with a 3 story Dwelling House and Unstable. Lot 142 ft. on York St., and 98 ft. on State St. Will be sold on liberal terms at 43 cents per square toot; no charge for the buildings. Inquire of JOHN C. PROCTER, 93 Exchange St. ap8d3w For Sale. ibfciij a New two story French-Roofed House, ^^l~,*jg|No. 422 Cumberland St., containing four ntj?tCen rooms fitted up with furnace, gas, ■*K-2=<5bSebago water, and all the modem im provements of a first-class house. Inquire of JOR DAN BROS., No. 11 Danforth St. apr4dlf For Sale—At.a Low Figure. UPPER half of new frame, slated roof dwelling House, containing eleven rooms, with all mod ern improvements, and located on Congress near the bead of State Street. First-class in every respect. Lot large. Terras favorable. Inquire of ROLLINS, LOR1NG & ADAMS, mhl4dtf 22 Exchange Street, Portland, Me. A Valuable Property ForSale. We would invite tbe attention of the enterprising Capitalists ot tbe State to the following list ot prop erty placed in our hands for sale, Situated on Cumberland Kiver, Clinton County, Kentucky, — viz: — 12,600 ACRES — OF — HEAVILY TIMBERED LIND! on which may he found in paying quantities, FINE, CEDAR, —AHD— Black. Vv alnut. A COAL MINE, Extensive and of superior quality now profitably operated, with 7 ?»2 Miles of well-furnished Railroad, l to insure continued development. There is also found in great abundance on this rich tract of land, SALT SPRINGS, and unmistakable evidences of OIL, superior IRON ORE, SLATE. LIMESTONE and FIRE CLAY, lying convenient to the point of shipment. The moveable property con sists in part of t strain tow isoai, Barges, Loco motives and Rolling Stock, and the necessary utensils to carry on this extensive business. There is also a * j STEAM SAW AND GRIST MILL AND SHHGLE machine:, BWELI.ING HOIJSES.IVAREIIOIJSEMVORK SHOPS, SHEDS) Arc. This property is offered for lens ihnn the com of improvements. Titles perfect and terms lib eral. The owners invite investigation. For further particulars call upon UPHAM & GARDINER, At No* 7 Exchange Street. fcl>8 03n F. G, Patterson’s Beal Estate BULLETIN. MONEY TO LOAN ON first class Real Estate security, in Portland, or vicinity-—Rents collected, taxes paid, etc., on Commission. Houses bought and sold. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON .dealer in Real Estato. Office 379J Congress street, Williams’ Block, between Myrtle and Pearl streets. au28tt For Sale or to Let. M House, No. 169 Cumberland Street, opposite Locust. This finely located house is nearly new, and has all the modern improvements, Including hot and cold water,bath room.waterclosets, wash room with perfect arrangements for washing, fine cellar, with furnace connected, floor and perfect drainage. The house is in fine order, and has just been frescoed. There Is also a large yard and gar den spot as part of the lot. This property is Otic ml as above for a few days only. For information call upon S. It. LEAVITT on the premises, or F. G. PATTERSON, 379$ Congress Street. ap22dtt New House on Preble Street tor moo. •ffisV The new two and a half story house on ni|J£ Preble street, lacing Lincoln street, containing ■HO .seven rooms. Sebago water, good cellar, sink drain and water closet connected with sewer. Terms of payment is $1,000 cash: balance on mortgage. F. G PATTERSON, Dealer in Real Estate, ap!2dtf 379^ Congress Street, Williams’ Block. A Bare Chance for Business. A STEAM FEATHER RENOVATOR, for cleans ing feather beds, pillows, bolsters, &c. It is in perfect order, simple, and can be run by a boy. Profits $25.00 to $35,00 per week. Will be sold lor $165,00 cash, or bankable paper. Apply to F. G. PATTERSON, ap12dtf 379} Congress Street, Williams’ Block Small House for Sale. MTIm one and one-half story house, No. 14 Mechanic street, eight rooms, Sebago. a good cellar and drainage. Lot 30x59. Price $1800 cash. F. G. PATTERSON, Dealer in Real Estate, apl2dtf 379$ Congtess Street, Williams’ Block. Furnished House in the Country to Let. ®A two story furnished bouse, stable, car riage house, hennery, nice garden with sttaw berries, fruit trees, &c. Pleasantly situated, t an hour’s drive of tbe city. Will be let for six months, trom the 1st of May. for $ 150. j F. G. PATTERSON, Dealer in Real Estate, ap!2dtf 379& Congress St., Williams’ Block. A 3 Story Brick Bouse for $3,500. A 1 he three story brick house, ftc. 22 Brown Street, contaiumg 12 rooms, gas and Sebago, water closet in bath room. Drain connected with city sewer. Taxes for 1876 to be paid by pur chaser lrotn date of possession. Terms of payment one half cash, balance on a term of years. This property is offered at a rare bargain, as tbe owners have no use tor it- F. G. PATTERSON, Dealer in Real Estate, 379 Congress Street, Williams’ Block, apl9 4tf MEDICAL NOTICE. DR. MARSHALL, Analytical Physician, would fay to his old Patients, and to the people of Portland and Vicinity, that he still CONTINUES to use the Kelley medicine, and to treat patients at his office, No. 1 Myrtle Street, using all of the genuine CLAWSON KELLEY medicine. Office hours from ' 8 to 9 a. m., and 1 to 9 p. m. All afflicted are coraial ly invited to call. Consultation free, ap24dGt» COPUNTS And nil Difficulties of the Feet skillfully treated. MR- & MRS. DR. WELCH, Chiropodists, 50* 1-* (ONORESS STREET, Corner of Brown, Street, Portland, Me. Parties ' treated at there residence per order w ithout extra rharge. Office lionrs from 10 A. M. until 8 P. M. ap3 eodlm* KEN ISON, Chiropodist, Continues to visit Portland at the UNITED STATES HOTEL, on the second week of each month. Room in Boston, 37 Tr mont Temple Place. Located in Boston since sep20dtf CLAIR VO Y A N T . MBS. L. T. B. KING, A RELIABLE Clairvoyant can he foniul at the rear of 30 Danforth St., where she will exam ine the sick, and advise or prescribe as each case de mands. Terms $1.00. She will visit those who are unable to come to her residence if desired. Mrs. KiDg, in addition to her clairvoy;nce and remedies, possesses a remarkable healing power which makes her very successful. febl7d&wt!15 OR WRITE TO ! 1 Rheumatism « S S W EH is a disease that afflicts hj o over 25 per centum of the ' R human race. Almost ev 0 ery effort heretofore made q R in the treatment of this * disease has been to allay the present suffering— 0 h frosting to luck to effect a ® cure. DR. P. J. GRIFFEN 8 < * i30., after years ol re- tj search, now present to the 2 public the only H 3 p 5 Scientifically * ► 8 prepared articles in the - M market. The disease is 2 treated externally by u q means of the Einimeut, f which, when properly ap- y plied, reduces the swel q ling, relieves flic tension H h and removes the inflam- m a inalion. the cause ot pain £ m in a very short time, thus R restoring freedom of move 0 ment and elasticity to flic (D p joints. The disease being 0 0 a blood poison, of a pecn- cj P3 liar nature, is q « w Eh g Treated 8 2 » g H £ infernally by means of the H h Hills and Elixir—ullernn n ting one with the other v according to Directions. X To effect a permanent H n cure, the Pills and Elixir & j must be used in conjunc S lion with flic Einimeut. y j | _ P j M Ph Neuralgia, Nervous Pros- 2 P tration. Nervous Weak- R Ph ness. Paralysis, softening h ot the Brain, Chorea, and fc. , all WEAKNESS caused by £ R the EOSS OF NERVE g R POWER cured by use of <1 ^ J “P Ot. P.” pH ; h B | > — p ** isk lor Grifl'tin’s Rlicii- t. A niatic Remedies, they all S r}, bear our trademark and signature, and are put up - securely. Price $1.00 each; B Ph lorwardcd to any part of 2 0 the United States by ex b press, prepaid, on receipt of $1.25. ■ AITJD MENTION PAPER. apr6 d&wlyl4 BUSINESS DIRECTORY? Booksellers and Stationers. HOYT A' FOGG, No. 91 Middle Sired, Book Binders. Wffl. A. QUINCY* Room 11, Printers’ Exchange, No. ill Exchange St. SMALL A SHACK FORD, No. 35 Plum Street. Carpenters and Builders. 1VHITNEY A MEANS, Pearl Sired, op posite the Park. Furniture—Wholesale and Retail. WALTER COREY' & CO., Arcade, No. IS x?reeSired. GEORGE A. WHITNEY, No. 3«5 Ex. change St. Upholstering of all kinds done to order* Horse Shoers. ROBINSON dr YOUNG, Experienced Uorst shoers at No* 70 Pearl St. nov5tltf Pattern and Model Maker. J. 1. RARROCR, 930 Fore Street, Cor. of Cross, Portland. Photographer. A, S. PAVIS A CO., No SO Middle Street. Plumbers. JAMES Ml LLER■ No. 01 Federal Sired Roofers. J. N. McCOY A CO., 9S St. ■ Sited. Beal Estate Agents. JOHN C. PROCTER, No. 03 Exchange Street. Stair Builders. B. F. LIBBY, No. 25‘d Fore Street, cor. Cross St., in Delano’s Mill. G. E.. HOOPER, Cor, York and Maple Streets. Watches, Jewelry and Silver Ware, J. A. MERRILL A CO., 139 Middle St. J. A. MERRILL. A. KEITH. AGENTS WANTED, CENTENNIAL MEDALLIONS, Struck iu solid Albata Plate, equal in appearance, wear and color, to SOLID SILVER OK GOLD. Presenting a large variety of beautiful Draigus in relief. These Medallions are larger than a Silver Trade dollar, being 1f inch, in diameter, handsomely put up and sell readily at sight. The room valuable Souvenirs and Mfinentos ever issued. A complete outfit of magnificent samples for agents, in velvet-lined Morocco case—including the Bust ot “George Washington." Grand Entrance Interna tional Exhibition. Memorial Hall (Art Gallery). Horticultural Hall. Mam Building, and the grand representation of the Signing of the Declaration of Independence (designed by Trumbull), in gilt—sent by mail on receipt of draft or Post Office order for $3.50, or will ship by express C. O. I), upon receipt of express charges. Agents* circular and Price List and one sample sent upon receipt of 50c. Immense profits. Sells at sight. Extensive fields for enter prise. Address U* S. MEDALLION CO., 212 Broadway, P. O. Box 5278. Sew York. mhlG d&wGmll CABPKNTEB'S Manual.—A practical guide to all operations of the tiade; drawing for car penters, forms of contracts, specifications, plans, <£c.. illustrated, 50 cts. H lIM l.It*’ Manual. —House and sign paiming, graining, varnishing, pi! idling, kalsoniining, paiieiing, lettering, staining' gilding, &c., 50 cts. Book of Alphabets, 50. Scrolls and Ornaments, $1. Watchmaker and Jeweler, 50. Soap-maker, 25. Taxidermist, 50. Hunter and Trapper’s Guide, 20. Dog Training, 25. Of booksel lers or by malt. JESSE HANEY & CO.. 119 Nassau St., N. Y._apt5d3m Vaults Cleaned and Aslics Re moved. ALL ORDERS promptly attended to by calling at or addressing R. GIBSON, Janldtt 588 Congress Street. STEAMERS. BOSTON STEAMERS. The Superior Sea Going Steamers, FOREST ClTl AND JORN fiROOKS will, until further notice, run alternately as follows: Leaving FRANKLIN WHARF, Portland, Doily, lit 7 o’clock P. M.. nod INDIA WHARF. BONTUN, doily n» 7 P. JTI. (Sundays excepted). FARE $1.00. Passengers by this line are reminded that they se cure a comfortable night’s rest and avoid the ex pense and inconvenience of arriving in Poston late at night. Tickets and State Rooms for sale by D. II. Young, No. 266 Middle street. Through Tickets to New York via the various Sound Lines, for sale at very low rates. Freight taken as usual. dec27-75 J. R. COYLE, Jr , Gen’l A«t.. ALLAN LINE. Montreal Ocean Steamship UNDER CONTRACT FOR CONVEYANCE OF TKE Canadian and United Ntatea Wail* Passengers booked to Londou derry and Liverpool, Return. Tickets granted at reduced rates. The Steamship MORAVIAN, Cnpt. Graham, Will leave this port for Liverpool on SATURDAY, April 2»lb, 1870, Immediately after the arrival of the Train of the pre vious day from Montieal. To be followed by the Steamship Circassian. Passage to Londonderry and Liverpool, Cabin (ac cording to accommodations). 870 to $80 Intermediate passage.. 40 Payable in Gold or its equivalent. For Freight or Cabin Passage, apply to H. & A. ALLAN, No. i India St. For Steerage Passage inward and outward, and for Sight Drafts on England for small amounts, apply to JAMES L. FARMER, No. 3 India Street. Portland, Nov. 23, 1875. nov24dtf BOSTON — AND PHILADELPHIA Steamship Line. Leave each port every Wed’s’y & Sat’d’y. lo Wharfage. From Long Wharf, Boston, 3 p.m. From Pine Street Wharf, Phila delphia, at 10 a. m. • Insurance oue half the rate of 'sailing vessels. Freight for the West by the Penn. R. R.,and South by connecting lines forwarded tree of Commission. PASSAGE TEN DOLLARS. For Freight or Passage apply to E. B, NAMFNON, Agent, Jn23-ly TO Long Wharf, Boston. Norfolk, Baltimore & Washington STEAMSHIP LUXE Pour times a week, First Class Steamship JOHNS HOPKINS. WM. CRANE. WM. LAWRENCE. GEORGE APPOLD. From Boston direct every TUESDAY and SATUKDAY. — AND — WM. KENNEDY. BLACKSTONE. and aIcCLELLAN. From Providence every WEDNESDAY and SATURDAY. Freight forwarded from Norfolk to Washington and Alexandria by steamer Lady of the Lake nnd Jane Mosely. Freight forwarded from Norfolk to Petersburg and Richmond, and Va. and Tenn. K. R. to ail places in the Sonth, W. M. C'ark, AgeDt, 240 Washington St., Boston. To all points of North and South Carolina by Sea board and Roanoke Railroad and Atlantic Coast Line G. H. Keith, A^ent, 222 Washington street, Boston. And to all points in the West by Baltimore St Ohio R. R., C. A. Chipley, Agent, 219 Wasnington street, Boston. Through bills of lading given by the above named Agents. Passage $15.00. Excursion Tickets $25. For freight or passage to Norfolk, Baltimore, Wash ington, or other information apply to E. SAMPSON, Agent, 53 Central Wharf, Boston, E. H. ROCKWELL, Agent, no2dtf Providence. R. INMAN LINE ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS FOR QUEENSTOWN AND LIVERPOOL, Sailing from New York on SATURDAY of each week, from Pier 45, North River. CITY OF ANTWERP, CITY OF LONDON, CITY OF BERLIN, CITY OF LIMERICK, CITY OF BRISTOL, CITY OF MONTREAL, CITY OF BROOKLYN, CITY OF NEW YORK CITY OF BRUSSELS, CITY OF PARIS. CITY OF CHESTER, CITY OF RICHMOND, Passengers will find these steamers tastefully fit ted up, while the State-rooms are light, airy and roomy. The salorns large and well ventilated, are the breadth of the vessels, and situated where there is least noise and motion. Smoking rooms, Ladies’ Boudoirs, Piano-tortes and Libraries, Bath-rooms, Barber’s Shop, &c. Instant communication with the stewards by electric bells. The steamers of this Company adopt the Souther ly Route, thus lessening the danger from ice and fogs. Rates ot passage—$80.and $100, gold, according to accommodation, all having equal saloon privileges. Round Trip Tickets-$145 and $175, gold. Steerage—To and from all points at reduced rates, bor dates ot sailiug and plan of "staterooms ap ply to 1 JOHN G. DALE, Agent, maSldGm 15 Broadway, New York, j FOR HARPS WELL, . (f""j"** ^ On and after October 8th, 1875, Steamer Henrietta, Capt. G. LOWELL, will leave Harps. “ well Mondays and Saturdays at 8 a. m., touching at Uhebeasne, Little Ube beague and Lons Island. Returning, will leave Commercial Wharf; at 3 p. m. touching at the above landings. Will touch at Cousens’ Island each way. For particulars inquire of Captain on board or STEPHEN RICKER, Agent, 131 Commercial St. my8 dtf INTERNATIONAL STEAMSHIP CO. Eastport, Calais aad St. John, Digby, Windsor and Halifax. SPRING- ARRANGEMENT, TWO TRIPS PER WEEK I On and after Monday, March 27th, the Steamer New Brunswick, Capt. E. B. Winchester, and City of Portland, Capt. S. H. Pike, will leave Railroad Wharf, foot of State St., every Monday and Thursday, at 6.00 p. m., for Eastport and St. John. Returning will leave St. John and Eastport on the same days. Connections made at Eastport for Robbinston, St. Andrews and Calais. Connections made at St. John for Digby, Annap olis, Windsor, Kentville, Halifax, N. S., Shediac, Amherst, Pictou, Frederickton, Charlottetown and I Summerside, P. K. I. Jgg^F*eight received on days of sailing until 4 o’clock, p. m. A. R. STUBBS. Ae-ent. mam INSIDE LINE — TO — Bangor, Mt. Desert — AND — Macliias. Steamer CITY OF RICH MOND. Capt Kilby, will leave Portland, every iHondny, ——- Wednesday ami Friday cveoing*, at lO o’clock. For Rockland, Camden, Belfast, Searsport, Sandy point, Bucksport, Winterport, Hampden and Bangor. Returning, leaves Bangor, every Monday* Wednesday nud Friday uioruitig», al G o’clock. Steamer LEWISTON, Capt. Deering. will leave Portland, Tburnday evening**, at 10 o’clock. For Rockland, Castine, Deer Isle. Sedgwick, Southwest Harbor, Bar Harbor, Mt. Desert, Mill bridge, Jonesport and Maehiasport. Reluming, leaves Maehiasport, every Monday morning, at 5 o’clock. For further particulars, inquire of CYRUS STURDIVANT ~ " * apSdtt MAINE STEAMSHIP CO. SEMI-WEEKLY LINE TO NEW YORK. Steamers Eleanora and Franconia Will until further notice leave Franklin Wharf, Portland, every MONDAY and THURSDAY, at 6 P. M., and leave Pier 38 Fast River, New York, ev ery MONDAY and THURSDAY at 4 P. M. The Eleanora is a new steamer, just built for this route, and both she ami the FraDconla are fitted up with tine accommodations lor passengers, making this the most convenient and comfortable route for travellers between New York and Maine. These steamers will touch at Vineyard Haven during the snumier months on their passage to andfrom''Ncw Passage in Slate Room S5. meals eitra. STEAMERS. STOmCTOS LIYK FOR NEW YORK, AHEAD OF ALL OTHERS. This is the Only Inside Route Avoiding; Point Judith. Steamboat Express trains leave Boston from Bos ton & Providence R. R. Depot daily, except. Sunday, at 5.30 p. m., connecting at Stoningtoii with the en tirely new ami superb Steamer Rhode Island, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and with the ele gant ami popular steamer StoniDgton every Tues day, Thursday and Saturday, arriving in New York alH-ayn ioatlvauce of all oilier liue*. Hag gage checked through. Tickets procured at depots of Boston & Maine and Eastern Railroads and at Rollins & Adams’, 22 Ex change St.,and W. D. Little & Co.’s,49$ Exchange St. L. W. F1LKIN3, D. S. BABCOCK, Gen. Passenger Ag’.t, New York. President. ocll '73 dtf obtained in the United States Canada, and Europe; terms as low as those ol any other relia ble bouse. Correspondence in- ; vited in the English and foreign languages, with Inventors, At torneys at Law, and other Solicitors, especially with those who have had their cases rejected in the hands of other attorneys, in rejected cases onr fees are reasonable, and no eharge is made unless we are suc cessful. IAWMTAD0 I \l 1/ Ii \l III i \ and a full description of 1 11 lit Ilf 111- your invention. We will A1 * * Ail 1 A UAv^JI make an examination at the Patent Office, and if we think it patentable, will send you papers and ad vice, and prosecute your case. Our fee will he in or dinary cases, $25. References:—Hon. M. D. Leggett, Ex-Commis sioner of Patents, Cleveland, Ohio; O. H. Kelley, Esq., Sec’y National Grange, l«ouisville, Ky., ami tliej)anisli and Swedish ministers at Washington, GSr*Send Stamp for our “Guide foe obtaining Patents,” a hook of 50 pages. Address:— IxO(JIM BAGGER A CO., So licitors of Patents. Hashinoton, D. C , P. O Box 444. doc2tdtf Price, Twenty-five Cents. Newspaper Advertising. NINETY-NINTH EDITION.^ Containing a complete list of all the towns in the United States, the Territories end the Dominion of Canada, having a population greater than 5.000 ac cording to the last census, togetner with the names of the newspapers having the largest local circulation In eavh of the places named. Also a catalogue of news papers which are recommended to advertisers a« giving greatest value in proportion to prices charged. Also, all newspapers in the United States and Cana da printing over 5,000 copies each Issue. Also, all the Religious, Agricultural, Scientific and Mechanical, Medical, Masonic, Juvenile, Educational, Commer cial. Insurance, Real Estate, Law, Sporting, Musical, Fashion, and other special class journals; very com plete lists. Together with a complete list of over 300 German papers printed in the United States. Also, an essay upon advertising; many tables of rates, showing the cost of advertising in various newspapers, and everything which a beginner in ad vertising would like to know. Address GEO. P. ROU EIJ, A CO., 41 Park How, New York. SMUGGLER, JR., — BY — SMUOGLER. COL. II. 8. RUSSEIiIi, owner of Smuggler, Jr. has sent him to Merrymeeting Farm, Eowiloinhain to serve Ills own mares kept their. He will be limited to 30 good mares for outside parties. He has put the price within reach of everybody. Ouly $5"! per season. If not in foal, to have Ihe use of horse any time he is in the stud. Smuggler, Jr., isoDe of the most remarkable colts of his ago (5 years) in New England,15 bauds 3 inches, beautiful bay, perfect pic ture of Ills sire, but finer grained, gaited exactly like him and very fast. Grand good pasture and best of care of brood mares. For further purticulars ad dress F. A. F. A ISA JIM. mch3 eod2m&w3ml0 FOBTUNK TEIjLEK, —Madame N. Z Maddox, the celebrated Clairvoyant, Fortune Teller and Doctress, can be consulted at No. 3 Quin cy St. Madame «l. lias bad largo experience in tell ing fortunes, searching out lost, hidden or stolen treasures, A-c., and was never known to be at fault. Do not miss t'uis opportunity of consulting the great est fortune teller of the age. Persons entering Intoany new business nr profession, the conducting ot which they do not understand, will find it to their advan tage to pay her a visit. She can foretell the destiny of friends in any part of the world and describe them perfectly. She also describes all manner ot disease that flesh is heir to, and gives medicine for the same. She has given universal satisfaction to all who have consulted her in her constant travels since she was seven years old. Good testimonials given if desired. Terms, Gents $100; Ladies 50 cents. Office hours rom 9 A. M. to 9 P. M. no9dtt Direct importation of Aie., 'Vine, and l.lquora. Holland Gin in bulk, J. DeKnyper. Green Seal Gin in ease trom Rot terdam. Irish and Scotch Whiskey in bulk and case from Ramsey & Co., Liverpool. Hennessey Brandy in case, vintage 1860, 1870 and 1873, direct from France. Very line old Port and Sherry Wines direct from London Heidsieck Champagn. Bass Pael Ale from Burton-on-Trent in Hhds., Bbls., and Kilder kens. Also same (Hibberts bottling) in casks and cases of Qts. and Pts. In the original packages in bond or duty paid by JAMES McGLINCHY, Im porter, 89 Commercial St. apr7eodCm NOTICE is hereby given that the subscriber has been duly appointed Executor of the will of JOSIAH BLACK, late ol Portland, in the County of Cumberland, deceased, and has tak en upon himself that truBt as the law directs. All persons having demands upon the estate ot said deceased, are required to exhibit the same; and all persons indebted to said estate are called upon to make payment to JAMES M. BLACK, Executor. Portland, April 4th, 1876. apl0dlaw3wM* . FOR SALE. Steam Engine and Boiler THE ENGINE an upright of about six horse power, and an Upright Tubular Boiler of about louble the power ot tbe engine. Apply to WIL LIAM LOWELL, 36 Union street or Vv. H. PEN NELL & CO., 38 Onion street. 'neisdtl. CA WHITE AND TINTED BRISTOL fJXJ CARD*, with name, ‘JOc* or 50 Snow Flake, Marble, Damask, Rep. Plaid and Scotch gran ite, 40c. Address, WM. H. WEEKS, 34 Lisbon Street, Lewiston. (Please state what paper you saw this in. an3d2 w*tf Get tbe Genuiue! Beware or Imitations THOMSON’S WORLD-KEN OWNED PATENT Glove-Fitting Corsets ! EACH CORSET Stamped ‘THOMSON” WITH TRADE. MARK A CROWN. lip. They give entire satisfaction. Every lady who tins worn them recommends them. Be sure to i/et the genuine, A novelty, Thomson’s patient fastening capped corset steels They are unbreakable, and their fastenings do not abraid the dress. For sale by first class dealers everywhere. THOMSON. HANG DON A CO.. N. I., Sole Importers and Patentees for ibe C. S. feoz9112w a For a case of Cough, Cold or Asthma that ADAMSON’S B. C. BALSAM will not cure. Sold by Druggists at 35 cts. Circular free. Dr. F W KINSMAN, Augusta, Maine. mar31_ dlwt The Greatest Selling Centennial Book Is OUR COHiWRV i?s" RESOURCES Bich and complete in our thrilling history of lOO years; and grand in vivid descriptions of all our mighty resources in agriculture, Commerce, min erals, manufactures, finances, government, curiosi ties, natural wonders, works of art. etc. Hie hiy il lustrated and cheap. A SPI.ENOID VIEW of tho WORLD’S EORElTIOST NATION. No other book like it. Outsells mere histories five to one. AGENTS wauled quickly. Address HUB BARD BROS., Springfield, Mass. aprl2J4w L.AOY AGENTS WANTED. A few smart first-class Lady Agents wanted Im mediately to canvass for the best gelling article of Ladies wear in tbe world. (Patented.) Large com mission. A new thins, anil f he field in oprn. Those having a »in»ll capital, and wishing to make money fault should address at once, ffl. Bl'FM'TI, Norili Berwick, IJIe. General Agent for the State of Maine. aprl2t4* /The parties will do all they claim.'’-.V.}'. Wttkly Sun, Jan. 12, lsill, $OMM®£L?Mrnrr !’ " m jute & ('o,limited,ti;* Duane st. MB k Hi jpli V. *OlH‘ of tile best t lianres f»r Sir't. B 1 \ ottered.'-Chi, Wetklt/Inltr-Octun | g g apt14_d4wt HOOK The Wonderful Blessings of God on Labors of MOODY & NANKEY in Europe Lp. la<LA“er ca:, EeBt 1)00,1 and chance for men or ^ oflered thi!Ut£? a,F0<xl ,)UBill<-‘BB and do good FH w™fi , ye?,r’„,A"° new bmps of U. 8. A., s-H “-ia-1 Elbl° lands and Cemenninl ®riafnsiw5' _Al'P1.v at once to u c. GCEBNSEY, Pub., Concord. N. II. - ___apr!5d4wf COUGHS, COLDS, HOARSENESS, AND ALL THROAT DISEASES, XJ8I0 Wells’ Carbolic Tablets, PUT UP ONLY IN Blips BOXES. A TRIED AND MBS REMEDY. For sale by Druggists generally, and GEO. C GuoDWIN A-CO., Boston, Mas*. apl7 dlwt An agent Just cleared 8 IBB first 3 weeks selling the TjIB’JG .A-TNID LABORS OF LIVLVGSTOS £ » ^°yie.r.^l«VhX,^n,CX!r°rf sobl. 150,BOB more needed by the people. A Took of matchless interest, profusely illustrated and very cheap. A royal rhnnee for a -ents ’ F , ,mm.r and terms, address Hubbard Bros., SpriiigflcUL apf.’Odlwt RAILROADS. EASTERN RAILROAD. On and after Monday, Oct 11th, 1876, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, TRAINS WILL LEAVE PORTLAND FOR BoNton 2.00 (except Mondays),9.00 a. m.f 3.19 n m. arriving at 6.15 a. m., 1.45. 7.C5 p. m* to£npks time to connect wilh New York and Western trains, ■*ynn, Mulein, Ncwburypon ami li*trta uiouth at 2.00 (except Mondays),9.00 a. m., 3.10 p. m. Gloomier ami Bockport at 9 a. m.t 3.10 p. m1 Borer at 9 a. m.. 3.10 p. m. Woliboro KocheHitr ami Falla al 9 a. w., 3.10 p. m. Kiftery, Eliot. Soalh Berwick Junction, North Berwick, Wells ami Keuoebank at. 9 a.m., 3.10 p. m. Biildeford, Waco, West Scarborough, Scar borough and Cape Elizabeth at 9 a. m. 3.10, 5.20 p. m. TRAINS FOR PORTLAND LEAVE Homon at 8.30 a. m., 12.30, 8.00 p. m., arriving In Portland at 1.15,5.00 p. m., 12.15 (except Mondays Lynn at 8.59 a. m., 12.58. 8.27 p. m. Salem at 9.12 a. m., 1.10, 8.40 p. m. Fori.month at 11 a. m.. 2.57,10.14 p. m. Dover at 10.40 a. m., 4.45 p. m. Oreal Falla at 10.22 a. m„ 4.19 p. m. Keanebnak at 12.10, p. m. Hiddeford at 8.00 a. m., 12.30, 4.20, 11.38 n ni Saco at 8.05 a. m., 12 36, 4.25, 11.42 ,,. m. P EASTERN RAILROAD TKAINN run directly through to points on the Maine Centra Railroad without transfer, and make direct connec tion in Portland with all Steamboats and Railroads diverging therefrom - Pullman Parlor and Nleepiag Pars are run on ail through trains. Stops for relreshmen made at the usual places, Ohlldtf_ GEO. BACH ELDER, Supt. Grand Trank R. R. of Canada. ALTERATION IN TRAINS. WINTER ARRANGEMENT Monday, Nov. 15tb, 1875 trams will rim as follows : Express train 7.00 a. in. for Auburn and Lewiston. Maii train or Gorham and inteimediate stations at 7.10 a. m. Express train at 1.40 p. m for Auburn and Lew lston. Mail train tor Island Pond, (stopping at all sta tions to Island Pond,)* connecting with nigbt mail train for Quebec, Montreal and the West at 1.50 p. m. Express train for Auburn and Lewiston at 5.10 p. m. Trains will arrive as follows: Mall train from Gorham and Intermediate Stations at 8.30 a. m. Express from Lewiston and Auburn at 8.45 a. m. Mad trom Quebec, Montreal and West at 2.45 p. m. Express from Lewiston and Auburn at 2.50 and 5.45 p. m. Passenger Offices 74 EXCHANGE ST., — LKO — DEPOT AT FOOT OF INDIA ST Tickets sold at Reduced Rates! To Canada. Detroit. Chicago, Jlilwau kee, Cincinnati. Ht. IjouIm. Omaha, Haginaw, Ht. Panl, Halt Cake City, Denver, Han Franei»co, and all points in the Northwest, West and (Southwest. J. C. FURN1VAL, Agt. THE GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY is to splendid condition, m well equipped with Urst-closs rolling stock, and is making the best connections and quick* “t tlm« of nnv route from Portland to the West. a „PAt„A0K DRAWING ROOM AND SLEEPING CA Its are attached to the trains leaving Portland at 1.50 p. m. Baggage checked from Portland to Detroit and Chicago, and not subject to Custom House examlna tion. The Company are not responsible lor baggage to any amount exceeding *50 in value (and that person al) unless notice is given, and paid lor at the rate ot one passenger for every *500 additional value. JOSEPH HICKSON, General Manager. W. J. SPICER. Superintendent, Portland. June 21,1875. _ Jnel7dtf PORTLAND & OGDENSBURG RIL CHANGE OF TIME. NEW CONNECTIONS. ©u and after WEDNESDAY, J‘Jd, ia.I. and nutil farther netice. TRAINS WILL RUN AS FOLLOWS GOING WEST. 8.13 A. M.—Passenger train from Portland lor a stations, running through without change to St. Jolinsbury, Danville. Hardwick. Morrisville, Hyde Park and Johnson, Vermont. Connects with B. S; ^,MA.K- R- for Lancaster, Whitetield, Littleton, Well’s River, Montpelier, Burlington, St. Albans. ate., &c. **• HI.—Passenger train from Portland for Upper Bartlett and intermediate stations. GOING EAST. 8.00 A. M.—Passenger train from Upper Bartlett and intermediate stations, arriving in Portland at 11.15 a. m. l. 15 **. OT.—Passenger tiain from Fabyan’s in connection with through train from Johnson, Vt.. arriving in PortlanJ at 5.45 p. m. STAGE connections. At White Rock for North Windham. At Sebago Lake for Standlsh Corner. • At Baldwin for Cornish, Porter, Kezar Falls and FieetJ om. At Brownfield for Denmark and Bridgton. At Fryeburg for Lovell, Stowe and Chatham. {^“Freight trains leave Portland daily at 9 2i m. ~ .. ... «£• HAMILTON, Superintendent. . Portland. Dec. 2t. 1875. oct25dtf Boston & Maine RAILROAD. SPRING ARRANGEMENT, Commencing march 6,1876. Passenger Trains will leave Portland for Boston at 6.15, 9.00 a. m., 3.10 p. m., arriving at Boston at 10.50 a. m., 1.45, 7.S3 p.m. * “e!"rn,na. leave Boston at 8.30 a. m., 12,30 3.30 p. m., arriving at Portland at 1.15. 5. 0.15 p. m. For I.owell at 6.15,9.00 a. m., 3.10, p. m. Manchester and Concord and Paper Railroad (viaNew Market Jonctlon) at 6.15a. m., and 3.10 p. m.; (via Lawrence) at 9.00 a. m. For Great Fulls at 6.15, 9.00 a. m., 3.10. p.m. •'•r Bocheater, Farmington and Alton Bay at 6.15, 9.00 a. m., 3.10 p. m. For Scarborough Beach, Bine Point, Old Orchard Reach, 8aeo, Biddeford and Kennebunk at 6.15, 9.00, a. m., 3.10 5.3(1 p. m. Morning Trains will leave Kcuncbunlt for Portland at 7.20 a. m. Trains on Boston & Maine road connect with all Rockland, Mt. Desert, Mathias, East port, Calais, Sf. John and Halifax. Also connect with Grand Trunk tra ns at Grand Trunk Station, and Maine Central 'rains at Transfer Station. Ail trains stop at Exeter 10 minutes for refresh ments at tirst-ciass dining rooms. *r,ar »;*■■« ."nxio P. M. train from Portland and 8.J0 A. M. train from Boston. B tr - „ J. T. FUHBER, Gen’l Sup S. H. 8ik\ ENS, Gen 1 Ag’t, Portland. »115_ dt MAINE CENTRAL K. R. Monday, October 25lh, 187.1. Trains leave Portland for Bangor, Watervil Belfast and Dexter at 112.33 a. m., 1.40 p m Skowlregan 1.40 p. m. Augusta, Haliowell, Gardiner, Biunswick 17.00 a. m., 1.40. 5.20 p. m. Rockland 17.00 a. m., 1.40 p. m. Bath 17.00 a. m., t.40, 5.20 p. m. I-ewiston 17.00 a. m., 1.35,5.15 p. m. Farmington 1.40 p. m. The 112.35 a. m. train for Bangor makes close cmi Halitax ’ K-^N. A. Hallway fotSt.jStaJX tPullman Sleeping Car attached. ^■OctoterAl^ TPCKBR^&t Portland & Rochester R. R. On and after Monday, April, 8, 1876, Train* will rna a» (allowsi Pirr- wa, i**r"aud at 7250 a. m„ 2-30, 4.00 and 6.20 p. m. Pori land mft'S *t *n stations between Wnr!.c«ll.^ iAROfheSter’ au(l rnn« through to m (wher» ,, K«cho..«r at 10.00 *. “ connects with Eastern and Bo*, ton & Maine Railroads.) At Nasbna at 11.47 m tn. Lowell 12.15 p. m., Boston 1.15 p. m., ,,c*"* "notion 12.40 p m., Fitchburg „ “><1 at Worcester at 2.10 p. m., •x •«« w SLtlDg with ,rains South and West, i. so P. M. Mleamboat Express arrives at Kochc^let-at4.30p,m.,conneet8 at Ennius for Hlunche.ter and Concord. at Naih» | - JF LoWfH ami Bomon, at Aver .'unc tion for Fifchbnrg and Hoooac Ton Mel Ixine at Worcester with Boston Albany Railroad, and goes through New London without change of Tom, there connecting with the magnifleent Steamers of the Norwich Line, arriving in New York at Pier No, 40. North Barer at G 00 a. m. Mtnte Koouan can be secured in advance at Haruen Hro*.,No. 28 Exchange Street and at the Depot. 4.00 **. HI. Train runs to Rochester, stopping at all stations. 0.40 P. IB. Tialn runs to Gorham. RETURNING. Trains leave Rochester at 7.20, 11.15, 11 45a m and 8.50 p.m. ' * ** ,-''O^d"?.-lftraatmanS'a',0n8-artivea ia 11.4<l A. HI Steamboat Express from New Lon don, leaving Norwich Line Steamers El a. m., and Worcester at S iw . m *at 500 Springvale, Alfred, SacoRW at md ZTrf-arrh*8 Maine Centnd.t.1 o05e «2“nection with the 11.41 A l* "S„l2lG,ni,n? Trunk Railroads, ger Car’iti^h a *jeURt train with Passen fs due In ned’. |,t0‘,s at aI1 Stations, au I *i m p u i5 ttoli at 5-10 p. m. Stans at nt,t!B? .‘f tllrough from New York, in pLi. 81 Stations when signaled, arrives m Portland at 10.50 p. m. «.ocal Train from Gorham at 6.00 a. m., arrives in Portlaud at 6.40 a. m. , J. M. RUNT, Sunt. al'1 dll FUFF! PUFF!! PUFF 11 Magical Paul. Box. Thousands ol Magical Rings out of ' ^ this wonderiul Box. Endless amusement tot the children. I Sent to any address, with full directions, on receiDt of 25c. I.OTK1HGE & CO., 1)i:y Stbckt, Nkw York, mhl5U&w(lm 2

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