Newspaper of Portland Daily Press, May 13, 1876, Page 3

Newspaper of Portland Daily Press dated May 13, 1876 Page 3
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THE PRESS. SATURDAY MORRIS,!, MAY 13. 1871 THE PRESS May be obtatned at the Periodical Depots of Fet semleu Bros., Marquis, Brunei & Co., Andrew, Wentworth. Moecs, N. B. Kendrick, and Cliisholi J . trains that mu out of tbe city. At Biddeiord, of Phiilsbury. At Saco, of Tj. Hodgdon, At Waterville, of J. S. Carter. At Bath, of J. O. Shaw. At Lewiston, of French Bros., and Stevens & Co. CM AND VICINITY New A dver linemen in To-Day. ENTERTAINMENT COLUMN. Sunshine—Allen Mission. SPECIAL NOTICES. Board oi Trade—Special Meeting. Bering's Specific. Bramhall Lodge K. P. I. O. O. F.—Ligonia Lodge. MISCELLANEOUS NOTICES. Dr. Fitzgerald. NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. Maine Black wood-John Daly. Hotel at Old Orchard. For Sale at a Bargain. House Lots—St John Smith. Rich Loam tor Sale. Wool Pants—J. Burleigh & Co. (lentlemen’s Fine Boots—Cowell. We Sell—A. B. Butler. Fishing Tackle—T. B. Davis. Boston & Maiue It. It. I. O. O. F.—Monthly Meeting. Trimmed Hats-Welch. AUCTION COLUMN. F. O. Bailey & Co.—Manufacturer's Sale. Important Sale—F. O. Bailey & Co. KelijCioun Notice*. Bay Side Parish and Knightville Church, — ltov. B. F. Pritchard Pastor. Sabbath School at 1 n. ni. t Preaching at 2 and C p. m. Preaching at Knightville at 10J a. m. Sabbath School at 111 a, m. Social meeting 71 p. in. St. Luke’s Cathedral, State St.—IU. Rev. II A. Neely, Bishop ot tho Diocese ot Maine.—Sundaj services 10.30 a. m., 3 and 7. p. m. Daily services al 9 a. m. and 5 p. m. Seats free to all. First Lutheran Congregation.—Y. M. C. A Rooms, Mechanics Block. N. Ellestad, pastor Services at 10-30 a, m. and 3 p. m. Bethel Churoh—Services 10$ a. m., 3 and 7 p.m. Prayer meetings on Thursday evenings at 7$ p. m. All from sea and laud are invited. Seats free. St. Paul’s Church, corner ot Congress and Lo cust street.—Services on Sunday 10$ a. m. and 3p. in. Y. M. C. Association, Mechanics’ Building, Con gress street, corner Casco.—Religious Meeting. Wednesday and Saturday at 7} o’c’k P. M. St. Stephen’s CHURcn.—Rev. Asa Dalton, Rec tor. Sunday Services at 10$ a. m.; and 3 p. m. Sit tings free to all, and all are welcomed. Second Parish Church.—Rev. Dr. Carruthers, pastor. Services at 10$ a. m„ and 3 p. m. Sunday School at 1| p. m. Prayer meeting 7$ p. m. Sail Loft.—A free meeting of Divine Service will be held at the sail loft, Commercial Wharf, until fur ther notice every Sabbath at 10$ o’clock a. m. All are cordially invited. First Free Baptist Society, Cor. Casco and Cumberland Streets.—Rev. C. S. Perkins pastor. Preaching 10$ a# m., and 3 p. m. Sabbath School at close ot morning sei vice. Prayermeetings—Sunday evening 7 o’cIock. Tuesday evenDg 7$. West Cong. Church.—Rev. J. F. Morgan acting pastor. Sabbath School at 11 a.m. Preaching at 3 p. m. Prayer meeting at 7 p. m. Seats free. All are welcome. jggr'Tlie Disciples of Portland will meet at 24 Gray Street every Lord’s Day at,3p. m. to attend to the Apostle’s teaching, to the Fellowship, to Breaking of Bread and to Prayers. All are invited to attend. St. Lawrence St, Church.—Rev. A. H. Wright* pastor. Seats free. Services at 10$ a, m. and 3 p. m* Chestnut St. M. E. Church.—J. R. Day, pas tor. Services at 10$ a. m. and 3 p. m. Sunday school at 1$ p. m. Young people’smeeting at G$ p. m. and general prayer meeting at 7$ p. m. Congress Street M. E. Church.—Rev. W. M. Sterling, Pastor. Preaching at 10$ a. m. and 3 p. m , by the pastor. Suuaay School at" 1$ p. m. Prayer Meeting at 7$ p. m. Seats free. Second Advent Church, Union Hall, 87 Free Street. Preacliiug Sunday at 10$ a. m., and 3 p. m., by Elder E. H. Stockman, Pastor. Prayer meet ing at 9 a. m. and 7 p. m. Sabbath School at 12 m. Seats free. First Baptist Church, Congress st., corner of Wilmot.—Rev. W. H. Shailer Pastor. Sabbath School at 1£ p. m. Preaching at 3 p. m. Sabbath School Concert at 7. p. m. Seats free. Arcana Hall—Children’s Lyceum will meet at 1 o’clock p. m. All are invited. Williston Church, comer Danforth and May Streets.—Prayer meeting at 9 30. Bible exercise at 10$ a. in. Preaching at 3 p. m. by Rev. R. W. Jen kins of Bangor. Sunday school concert in the eve ning at 7 o’clock. All are cordially luvited. India St. UniversalistChurch.—Rev. Geo. W. Bicknell, pastor. Morning service at 10$ o’clock. Sunday School at 11.45 a. m. Evening Lecture at 7$ p, m., by Rev. Q. H. Shinn of Lynn, Mass. Pine St. M. E. Church.—Rev. J. W. Johnston Pastor. Preaching at 10$ a. m., and 3 p. m. Sab bath School at 1$ p. m. Prayer meeting at 7$ p. m. New Jerusalem Church.—Rev. Mr. Hayden preaches tc-morrow morning, from the text, “And I, if I be lifted up, will draw all men unto me;” John xii, 32. Evening meeting in the Vesiry at 7$ o’clock. Subject,—“The True Christian Life.” Harmon’s Hall, West End, Portland.—Preach ing by Rev. J. A. Strout, at 10$ a. in. Prayer meetmg at 7$ p. m. Seats free. Woodford’s Corner M. E. Church.—Rev. J. A. Strout, Pastor. Preaching at 2$ p. in. Prayer meeting at 7$ p. in. Seats free. Preble Chapel, comer Preble and Cumberland streets. Sunday School at 2 p. m. Preaching at 3 p. in. A Temperance meeting at 7$. Free to all. Free St. Baptist Church.—Key. James Mc Whiimio Pastor. Preaching services at 10$ a. m. Sunday School session at 12 m., and Sunday School concert at 7 p. m. Newbury St. Church.—There will be preaching at 3 o’clock , bv Rev. J. B. White, and in the even ing at 7$ o’clock. Sabbath School at 2 o’clock. All are invited. Subject,—“Historical facts in Relation to the Origin Groth and Development of the Atonement.” Allen Mission Chapel, Locust Street.—Prayer Meeting at 3 p. m. Lecture in the evening at 7J by Hon. Neal Dow. Lecture Monday evening by M. E. Sands, entitled “Sunshine.” Superior Court. MAY CIVIL AND CRIMINAL TERM, 1876, SYMONDS, J., PRESIDING. Friday.—State vs. Alexander Scott (alias Alexan der McCluskey) and Peter Dean. Robbery from the person of Nicholas Moore. Alexander Scott gave substantially the same ac eount of what transpired in the company ot Moore during the afternoon as Dean did. He testified that in McGlincliy’s and Murphy’s saloon Moore threw his coat oft’and stood at the bar lacing Murphy; that Moore then tore his shirt open to show what kind of a built man he was; that Dean picked up Moore’s coat and held it in a position for Moore to put it on; that then Moore turned, and with his list shut gave Dean a thump in the mouth; that Moore then whirled and hit him (Scott); that he returned the compliment and hit Moore; that ho then ran around the stove, Moore following him; that when he found he .could not escape Moore, they both clinched, they then being near to the door between the shDp and back room; that both fell, Scott on top, so that their feet were in the front shop and bodies in the back room; that Moore sung out “Enough— oh, my eye”; that Dean grabbed Scott, and Andrew McGlincby said, “I would not strike him any more” ; that Scott said “all right, if he lets me alone”; that they then made it all light by calling for the drinks. Scott denies that he took any money or saw anybody take any from Moore. He accounts lor having the knife, which was tonnd on him by the officer, by saying that he heard Moore say if any one undertook to arrest him, he would “have guts,” and he was afraid of Moore and got his knife from him under the pretence that he wanted it to cut tobacco with. Wm. Murphy, called by tne Government, testified that Moore slapped respondents in a friendly way, and Scott kuocked Moore into the dark room; that on getting a light and going tc them, he thought Dean and Scott were fingering around Moore’s pockets. A number of police officers testified to the bad reputation of each of the respondents for truth and voracity. Llewellyn Kidder, Recorder of Municipal Court, produced the records of the Court, showing that Scott ha9 been convicted of an assault upon one David Crocker, and of intoxication and disturbance; and showing that Dean was convicted of an assault and battery upon William Price. This testimony was admitted as affecting the credibility of the re spondents as witnesses. Verdict guilty. Libby, County Attorney. A. W. Bradbury for defendants. State vs. Lemuel A. Bickford and James E. Bick ford. Larceny of a bee-hive and two boxes of honey from Joseph] Leighton at Westbrook, .January 25th, 1876. On trial. Libby, County Attorney. Ridlou for defendant. Wednesday.—We omitted to give the case of State vs. Patrick Highland. Search and seizure on appeal from Municipal Court. Defence—I was left in charge of the shop for a few minutes; had no knowledge of there being any •iquor there. Verdict guilty. Libby, County Attorney. A. W. Bradbury for defendant. municipal Court. before judge knight. Friday.—Cornelius Connelly. Search and seizure. Fined $50 and costs. Appealed. l/Kimn ALilllCB.'-'A UO JCCIDIUUJ Ui rested a man named Piper,'who purchased tbo hose couplings stolen by Dwinel. The coup lings were plainly marked “City of Portland” and the purchaser must have known they had been stolen. The cellar of Mr. Payson Tucker’s house on Spruce street, was entered Thursday night and three tubs of butter stolen. George Turner was arrested yesterday lor stealing a piece of lead from the Rolling Mills. Marshal Bridges and officer Blethen arrested Dave Campbell last evening, for making the assault upon the old mau named Reaves, re cently referred to in this paper. Of coarse Campbell denies the charge. A sailor who had been drinking freely made a complaint last evening that he had been rob bed of $13 by a crowd of roughs on Pore street. Rapid Transit.—Messrs. Hillman & Met till yesterday, at 2 o’clock, received twelve case of goods, which were shipped from New Yorl at five o'clock the night before, and came b; the Merchants’ Dispatch Line over the ltocli ester road. This is the quickest time on record Brief Jottings. May is a skim-milk month When feebly does the pulse stir , ’Taint warm enough for a calico coat, > And you feel like afoot in an Ulster. : A large crew of men are employed construct iog the sewer in Chestnut street. An up-town man has set up every night for J the last month trying to catch a large rat. He has a large revolver at his side at ail times, and swears that if ever the rat appears he is dead, sure, but the rat doesn’t appear when he is watching for him. ■ Mr. Podcb has the frame of his new hotel np, and expects to have the first stoiy complet ed in season for this summer’s travel. The art editor of the Graphic should visit the Superior Court room while in town and picture the array of “talent” distributed through the rear of this room while some criminal is on trial. No place in New York can furnish such materia! for a pictuie. Chief Engineer Merrill lost his fine setter dog yesterday. The dog was left in the house in the afternoon, and when Mr. Merrill return ed at night he was found dead. Mr. George L. Fox, of Humpty Duinpty fame, is not violent, as has heeu stated. He is in an iusano asylum a short distance oat of Bos ton, where he remains perfectly calm although hopelessly insane. The yacht Vit was launched yesterday after noon. She will he finished at once. Mr. E. It. Sands has acceded to the earnest requestor some of our prominent citizens, and will repeat his lecture on “Sunshine, or how to make Horae Happy,” at Allen Mission, Mon day evening. The lecture isfspoken of in <he highest terms by those who have heard it. The police say there is no foundation for the story “that a seaman on the Monongahela makes complaint tliat he went into a saloon on Fore street or Commercial street, Thursday night, and was robbed while intoxicated, of $300,” as was stated in the Advertiser last eve ning. __ Mir. Wlieelock’a Benefit. A very large house greeted Mr. Wheelock on the occasion of his benefit la9t evening. Xhe audience was one rf the be3t of the season, was Cordial in its welcome, and testified its admira tion many times daring the play. So enthus iastic did it become at the eud of the fourth act, at the close of the famous scene where ‘Richelieu” threatens the^eoweriug Baradis with “the curse of Rome” that he was called before the audience three times. He was call tribute to so excellent aud deserving an actor may bs taken as significant of the general de sire that Mr. Wheelock shall lead the Museum company next season. Mr. Wheelock’s impersonation of the Car dinal Duke, the strongest and subtlest spirit which ruled France in the period that inter venes between Henri Quire and Napoleon, was in many respocts admirable. He conveyed a vivid impersonation of the great intriguer,the man who despised no great crimes and scorned no small arts in the furtherance of his aim, the spread of the power and glory of Frauce. One saw Armand Du Plessis as he was, a states man of grand ideas, bent upoa raising his countrvjjto the first rauk among nations, and remorselessly crushing every obstacle which stood in his way; capable of noble and gener ous deeds, aud of mean acts as well. In the crucial scene, whore he confronts “Baradas” Mr. Wheelock rose to the full height of the situation and his acting was lofty aud impas sioned. But in the passagisiu minor bey thye was sometimes a lack of fiuish, a need of study,—finish and study which so fine an ar tist is hardly to be excused for neglecting. As regards Mr. Wheelock’s make up there will b® difference of opinion, ft was certainly not the make-up to which we are accustomed, nor that which Bulwer indicates. But it has the ad vantage of being historically correct. At neither of the times of the two conspiracies which the English dramatist has patched into one, was the Cardinal an old man. Of the support two command warm praise. Miss Cameron’s “Julie'' was excellently done, impassioned and tender, aud in the “Baradas” of Mr. Snyder was seen a fine picture of the “dark gamster” whom Bichlieu conquered, the man who ventured his life against a throne aud lost. This evening‘tlia season at the Museum closes. At both performances, matinee and at night, “The Shaugbraun” will be given. Let the last houses be big ones. It ought to be unnecessary to remiud people that “Julius Cassar,” with four of the finest actors iu America iu the cist, will be brought out at the Museum Mouduy night. Many ex cellent seats yet remaiu unsold. Our Musicians Abroad.—A correspon dent of the Transcript writing from Florence has the following kind words for some of our Port land people: Miss Ella Lewis, possessed of a delicate so prauo voice and remarkable talent, has pursued her studies to great advantage, under the same able master with Mr. Sweet, and sings with a sion that never fail to charm alike the cultured and the.uncultured. Her unusually sympa thetic tones, though oftimes tremulous aud low, are of that rare, limpid sweetness, that appeals to the heart, even more than to critical intelligence. She recently sang delightfully the Bolero from the Sicilian Vespers; and with the pleasure it called forth, was mingled a gen eral regret that it had not been twice as long. This young lady, in addition to her own natu ral gifts, came abroad with the inestimable ad vantage of a foundation in Signor Vannuccini’s pure method, given to her by Mr. Dennett, a former pupil of this great master. In the mu sical reunions of this winter, we miss Mr. Stockbridge’s sweet tenor, and Mrs. Dennett’s highly cultivated and delightful contralto. False Rcmobs.—Ever since the first report concerning sm ill pox appeared, a week ago, there has been all sorts of rumors afloat in re gard to the spread of this dreadful disease. Yesterday there were several new ones started. It was said that a member of Mr. Files’ family (the principal of the North School) had taken the disease, also that a member of the Chestnut street school had been taken Lome sick with the tame disease. It was also reported that one physician had twelve cases on Munjoy Hill. Each aud all of these rumors are false, as the only person knowD to have the disease in this city is the little daughter ofJCapt. Farr. The mother nor neither of the boys have taken it. _ A Disgrace jo Himself.—There is a well dressed gentleman in town at present on a reg ular spree. He resides not a hundred miles from the city, and is stopping, while here, at one of the principal hotels. His son followed him to the city yesterday and tried to petsuade him to return home, but he has engaged a room for three weeks and is determined to stop his time out. He can be seen every day walk ing up and down Congress street, just as intox icated as it is possible for a man to be and still be able to walk. His son is almost frantic with grief at the course his parent is taking, aud to-day will take some measures to have him leave the city. Washouts.—There are several bad washouts on the Grand Trunk road which .interfere with the runuing of the trains. The road is over flowed at Stark so bad that the trains do not daro to cross. This side of Island Pond there is a washout which will require some time to fiil up. On the other side of the line there are several bad places caused by the lato storm. The upper end of the Ogdensburg road has suffered from the late rains severely. There ha3 not been a traiu through to St. Johnsbury since Wednesday. Yesterday the train ran as far as the Fab.vau House and returned. It is not known ko.v soon they can get the road re paired. Theatrical.—Mr. George Honey, the lead ing man at the Globe Theatre, Boston, who has made such a hit the past season in “Our Boys,” will start on a three weeks’ starring tnnr Ihrnnoh Vpw n,r],1 n,1 a nnPAri n v in “Our Boys” aud “Caste” in all the principal cities, after the closing of the Globe on the 27th inst, Among his company will be Miss Lilian Con way, Miss Laura Joyce, Mr. and Mrs. James W. Lanegan,Mr. H. S. Murdock and Mr. John XL Burnett. Doubtless Portland will be fav ored with a visit. Yarmouth.—At a regular meeting of Ulys ses Lodge No. 324, X. O. of G. T.,held Wednes day evening, the following officers were duly Installed: John M. Cobb, VV. C. T.; Miss Etta Leighton,W. V. T.; Byron D. Allen, Sec.; Miss M. Viunie Hitchcock, Ass't Sec.; Fred C. Roberts. Financial Sec. j Jacob H. Mitchell, Treas.; Rev. Geo. B. Illsley, Chaplain; St. John M. Bennett, W. M.; Miss Minnie Hods don, I. G.; Norman P. Grant, O. G.; Miss Hattie Leighton, Organist. Reap Estate Transfers.—Tho following are the real estate transfers recorded in this county yesterday: Deering—Lot of land from Artemus L. Rich ardson to Lucy R. Goddard. Scarborough—Lots of land containing eight i acres aud oue acre respectively, from John'!’. . Meserve to O. E. Xowell. Windham—Ijot of laud containing eleven • acres from William Bickford to Georgia Emery. DU. HILL'S HISTORICAL PAM PHLET. 1'oiuuacudutory, Correctional nutl Supple mentary. Dr. Hill’s pamphlet on the First Parish, printed for private distribution, 1 have just read. It is a work after my own heart. The First Parish has been favored from the first in having ministers who took an interest in pre serving its annals. What the learned Doctor has done for his parish should be done by the pastors of all the older religious societies of the city. What now appear to be only trifles, in after years will become important facts. The names of Smith and Deane as ministers would hardly now be known but for their valuable journals. A sketch of each of the societies of the city combined would form an interesting ecclesiastical history, which cannot be given in a general history of the city. I find in the appendix to Dr. Hill’s pam phlet, under the head of anecdotes, the follow ing paragraph which needs correction. Of course the Doctor knew nothing personally oi the occurrences described in it, and his in formant made several mistakes: The moving of the old house was effected by Jame3 Gowen, a somewhat pompous Friend, who was once elected representative from Westbrook to the General Court; and driving to Boston with a splendid span of colts, was surprised and mortified to find that he pro duced no sensible impression, and received no special attention on alighting at the State House. Gowen stood in the door of the old house, overlooking the long line of oxen hitched to its sills, and giving orders to their numerous drivers in a manner which, in Bpite of his Quaker principles, was evidently copied from that of a militia officer on training day. When the steeple and tower were removed, a line of sailors and oxen were drawing on ropes down Temple street, while the posts of the steeple were sawed off. * * * * The first act in the removal was the pulling down of tho spire. The force applied was the numerous spectators, men and boys, including myself. There might have been some “sail ors” on the rope, but there were no “oxen.” Thprtt nrp muntr oifiTona loft t»-Vw» tlao scene. When the steeple fell luy interest centered in the vane to ascertain if the tradi tional ballet bole was there, said to have been made by John H. Hall, a boat builder, with his breech-loading rifle, of which he was the first inventor, and for which he received a patent aud sold it to the United States gov ernment, for whom he superintended their manufacture at Harper’s Ferry for twenty years. The ballet hole was easily found, and before the vane was placed on the new spire a patch of copper was put over the place, which can now be seen with a glass. The old meeting house stood with its broad side to street the steeple was at the southwest end. The moving of the house was sideways, or directly back on to the school house lot. The building was first raised by wooden “bed screws”—the iron jack-screws had not then come into use. Timber ways and rolls, were then placed under the cross sills. The force ap plied was large tackles, worked by men with capstans, but not until the bed screws were ap plied to the front sill, would the venerable structure budge an inch. The contractor was Charles Frost senior, of Portland—he was the only man in the county who owned the necessary apparatus to do the moving. The frame of the old house was com posed of very large hard wood timber. “When that house arose; For its cross-beams square, Oak and walnut fell, Little worse for wear.” There ware on both sides large braces, fifteen or twenty feet long, framed into each post, just above the gallery, the other end reaching far out and secured to the cross beams. The ceiling was flat and plain. Mr. Frost was deceived in the immense weight of the building, which re quired more time aud force to remove it, than he expected. He was a man of great energy, and like Othello, he was sometimes “rude of speech,” which the following authentic auec dote will show. Ur. Nichols, the minister, inspected the work every day, aud from the glow progress made, he became anxious about his Sunday service, which it was intended to hold in the old house on its new site. He said “Mr. Frost, can’t you increase your force, so as to get the house into place by Saturday night?” The contractor was doing all in his power, and became restive under what he took as an iruphedj reproof, and replied, “Sir you must be aware that the gos pel moves slow, but to accommodate you Doc tor, we will do our d-dest.” In the manner described, the moving was finally accom plished. There was no “long line of oxen” and no “door” in the back side of the building for ‘■James Gowen of Westbrook” to have stood in to give orders, if he and the oxen had been there. But he had been dead three years—he was my grandfather and 1 write from my own knowledge. Dr. Hills informant had evidently got the moving of the meeting house in 1825, uiiavu IMVU «IUV umuiiu^ ua tuc UtU WU1 lUUUSO iu'181(j, The latter moving wag affected by long lines of oxen, and James Gowen presided, as described in the Piess of the 22d of January last. As to the drive to Boston with a splendid span of colts, it may be correct; Mr. Gowen had such a team, and from his weight they were convenient. Their performance on the road to town still lingers pleasantly in my boyish recollections. Mr. Gowen did represent his town of Falmouth two years, (West brook had not then been set off), and “driving to Boston” was then common. My father drove to the General Court at Boston in 1815, in a chaise with his trunk strapped to the axle, but be drove only one horse. As Windham was entitled to only one representative, of course it was considered a one horse town while Falmouth was entitled to two represen tatives, which may account for the “span.” Mr. Gowen attended the Quaker meeting, and favored their style of dress, and manner of speech, but was not a member of their society. An anecdote to supply the place of the one cor rected, will illustrate Mr. Gowen’s principles and standing with the Quakers—it was current in the neighbering towns sixty years ago. The The other member from Falmouth was Heze kiah Winslow of Poplar Ridge, who “after the stirctest sect of their religion he lived a” Quak er. While the two friends were seeing Boston, they stepped into a mock auction. Fom their green appearance they were at once spotted for ! victims by the auctioneer. Some tempting ar ticle was offered as a bait, and Winslow bid for it of course it was struck off to him, but while he was getting out his money, a worthless imi tation was substituted for that sold, which trick was detetcted by Mr. Gowen, who in formed his friend of the fraud. Mr. Winslow refused to take the aritcle, when the auctioneer ordered the door closed, to intimidato the two countrymen, and threatened them with vio lence. After a moment’s thought, Mr, Gowen began to loosen his overcoat, and said quietly to Mr. Winslow, “Hezekiab, thee keep thy coat buttoned, and hold mine. Thee is a member of the meeting, but I am not so much ot a Quaker as to prevent me from seeing fair play, even in Boston.** The swindling auctioneer found that be was mistaken in his men and or dered the door opened. The vain exhibition of his colts in front of the Boston State House—his “surprise and mortification,” I may be compelled to admit; but the statement that my ancestor walked off with the “Old Jerusalem,” in tow of a team of oxen “hitched to the sills,” is too incredtble to be considered by any one who recollects that venerable edifice. I deny it in toto. W.G. Windham, April 11th. Marine Notes.—The fishing steamer Bessie Snow arrived in the harbor yesterday with the schooner Mary A. Rice, which collided with the brig Anna D. Torrey, in tow. Ths steamer » 1. ~ .... 1 I_1 -.1 A r A : 1 out to sea. There had beeu a hole bored iu the bottom to sink her, but it had afterwards beeu stopped and an attempt made to tow her, as part of a tow line was attacheu to the bowsprit. Both masts are gone and she presents a sorry sight. It is not known where the crew are, as all the clearance papers were found on board. She is loaded with dressed granite, and hails from Bucksport. She will probably go on the railway for repairs. The crew of the brig Hattie E. Wheeler, which went ashore on Nantucket Sboals during the fog last Saturday, were taken off the same day by the tishing schooner Maud Gertrude and brought into Gloucester. The H. E. Wheel er is an abandoned wreck, and was owned by Phinney & Jackson of lhis city, as before re ported. Personal. Miss Annie Louise Cary sails on the steamer Italy from Liverpool for New York next Wed nesday. She will gave a grand concert in Mu sic Hall, Boston, under the special charge of Mr. A. P. Peck, some.time in July, after which she will sail for Europe to fill another year’s engagement in St. Petersburg and other cities where she sang the first year. ' Mr. George M. Putnam, a member of East ern Star Encampment and Ligonia Lodge of Odd Fellows, died yesterday morning. Portland Savings Bank.—This hank con- I tiuues to be in good financial condition and is now ready to pay its semi-annual dividend of 3 per cent, due Wednesday next. The follow ing is the exhibit: ASSETS. U. S. bonds, at par.$ 89,500.00 State, city and county bonds, par value, 81,494,885. 1,458,106.58 Kalroad bonds, par value, $424,400. 380,950.00 Bank stock, at par,. 89,530.00 Loans with collaterals,.. 1,087,267.01 Mortgages,. 11,304,102,33 Keal estate. 96,164.80 Expense account,. 4,278.71 $1,652,766.24 LIABILITIES. Deposits (10,743 depositors),.$4,430,709.94 Reserve fund. 52,439.50 Interest and protitB. 109,616,80 $4,652,766.24 Humpty Dumpty.—The return visit of the Centennial Humpty Dumpty Troupe was a very pleasant affair like the first visit. Music Hall was well filled with a fine audience last evening, which of course was delighted with the entertainment. Mr. Maffit is a very funny Humpty Dumpty and he is well supported by Mr. Thomas Chapman as ‘ 'Old One Two.” Thtre are a large number of now tiicks never before introduced here in this pantomime. This afternoon they give a matinee for the ladies and children, and the admission prices are put at 25 and 50 cents. They give their closing performance this evening when tho house will he crowded as it is one of the finest entertainments travelling. Temperance Reform —The meeting at Al len Mission last evening was full of interest, and the large audience was held until 10 o’clock and then seemed sorry to leave. Speeches were made daring the evening by Capt. J. B. Coyle, H. M. Bryant, Rev. Mr. Pickles, Capt. Sturdi vant, P. Stanton, S. H. Pearson, Mrs. Parting ton and Charles Choate. About sixty signed the total abstinence pledge. Religious News and Notes. Tbe Congregational church in Keene, N. U., has appointed three deaconesses. Mr. H. O. Wilson of the Bangor Seminary will supply the pulpit of the new church iu North Brookfield, Mass. The union between the Reformed .Presbyter ian chnrch and the Free Church of Scotland, ♦ol/fla nlana Man OfVi Rev. J. E. Hall of Rockland has beeu invit ed to a church in New Bedford at a salary of $2,500. The Rev. James T. Bixby has been unani mously retained as the pastor of the Belfast Unitarian society. Mr. Talmage’s Tabernacle church has re ceived !)91 new members within two years past. The Rev. G. A. Tewksbury, recently of Gor ham, N. H., has accepted a call to the pas torate of the Congregational church in Ly man. The 21st annual convention of the Toting Meu’s Christian Association of the United States and British Provinces will be held in Toronto, Canada, Jnly 12—16. The heirs of the late George T. Cobb of New Jersey have endowed the chair of New Testa ment Exegesis in the Drew Theological Semin ary, by the gift of $40,000. Rev. David Poster Ester of Manchester, Vt.: has accepted a call to Belfast in this state. He begins his labors in the new field next Sab bath. At the Winthrop street Univeraalist church, Augusta, last Sunday, six persons were bap tized, and these with one other were received Into the church. Rev. A. H, Heath, formerly of Auburn, has resigned the pastorate of the Roger ^Williams church, Providence, to take effect in July, on account of ill-health. On Sunday last 14 persons were',baptized by Rev. H. A. Loring, and received into the Cong, church of Dover and Poxcroft, all by confes sion of faith. The ceremonies were very beau tiful and impiessive. Eli Jones of ChiQa, the eminent friend preacher, is expected to sail from Queenstown May 10th, in the steamer China, and will ar rive in Boston about the 20th. He is in most excellent health. Warming up to his subject, and desirous of giving as nearly as possible a practical illustra tion of his ideas, an English revivalist slid down the balustrade of his pulpit to show how easy it was to backslide. The Methodists at Belgrade will hereafter have preaching every Sunday, one-half of the time at Belgrade Mills, and the other half at the depot. This town has formally been class ed with Mt. Vernon, but will now support a minister itself. Mr. Spurgeon stated at a recent meeting at the Pastor’s College connected with his church, that the institution began 20 years ago with one student, and that since that time three bundled and fifty students had been educated, who are now preaching. The interesting relig ions awakening at South Brldgton continues unabated. Six persons were added to the church last Sabbath, and more are soon]to follow. Rev. Mr. Brownville is an earnest and faithful labarer in the Mas ter’s Vineyard. The Morning Star, in its recent trip to Mi cronesia, sailed 11,200 miles, anchored thirty times, and attended to missionary work on twentv islands. The delec-afps who went in her addressed forty-seven audiences, num bering in all 514G persons. Special lectures will be given at Yale Theo logical Seminary the coming year by Rev. Phil lips Brooks on Preaching, by Rev. John Hall, D. D„ on Religious Life in Great Britain, by Rev. Cyrus Hamlin, D. D., on Turkey, and by Dr. Leonard J, Sanford on Health. A religions paper, The Methodist, marks a contrast between the fact that in a recent tour of four weeks a popular actor made over $50, 000, while the aggregate salary of eighty pas tors’in the Methodist Conference was only $45, 000 for a whole year, their parishes covering the ground where the actor made his $50,000. A Boston Methodist sends the following sta tistics of church property belonging to different denominations according to the most recently gathered statistics: Methodist, $66,851,121; Roman Catholic, $56,985,556; Presbyterian, $53,2G5,25G; Baptist, $41,608,198; Episcopalian, $36,514,649; Cong;egatbualist, $25,069,698: Re formed church, $16,134,170; Lutheran, $14. 917,746. The prize offered by a Baptist minister iu Brooklyn, the Rev. S. S. Cutting, D. D., for a hymn “suitable to bejsung in Baptist Sunday schools, and in meetings held to promote the centennial commemoration now in progress among the Baptists of the United States,” called forth about 100 hymns. All have, how ever, been rejected by the committee selected for their examination, on the ground that none meet the conditions imposed. One of the singular customs whioh|Still pre vail in England was observed upon Good Fri day, in the oldest churchyard of London city, namely, that of the church of St. Bartholomew the-Great, Smithfield. Twcnty-ouej sixpences were laid upon a gravestone for the same num ber of poor widows to pick up. This curious legacy was left by a lady who bequeathed a sum of money to pay for the annual sermon ou Good Friday and for the distribution of these sixpences from her tombstone. * The two latest critics in Germany who have discussed the question of St. Peter’s being in Rome, Drs. Hilgenfeld and Zeller, come to op posite conclusions—the former favoring the be lief that the apostle suffered martyrdom in Rome, and the latter denying that there is any evidence of the fact, while both agree that there is no historical basis for the Roman Cath olic dogma that Peter was ever Bishop of Rome. In reply to the question of a corres pondent as to whether Peter was ever in Rome, the New York Evangelist writes: "Not prov en.” One of the Baptist anniversaries shortly to be held at Buffalo, is that of the American Baptist Publication Society upon May 25. The following order of exercises is officially an nounced for the occasion: In the morning the general business will be transacted and the an nual report presented; addresses will also be UDu»c*tu UJ IUD AiCV. o ULIUHOU 01 XlllUOla UU “The Work of the Society iu aD<l beyond the Mississippi Valley,” aDd by the Rev. H. G. “Weston ot Pennsylvania upon “The Necessity of Enlarging the Society’s Operations;” in the afternoon there will be addresses upon “The Work of the Society in Rome,” by the Rev. Wayland Hoyt of Massachusetts, and the Rev. W. C. Van Meter of Rome; in the evening the Rev. E. M. Brawley of South Carolina, the Rev. John A. Broadus of the same state, and the Rev. G. C. Lorimer of Massachusetts, will speak upon “Sunday schools, the great and im mediate necessity for Fteedmen.” Maine Business Notes. The boot and shoe manufacturing establish ment of Miller A. Randall of Auburn, having all orders filled, has shut down until next month. Nearly all the factories are quiet, and waitng for the moving of the watets. J. Winslow Jones of Fairfield, intends to can about 200,000 cans of corn in that village the coming season. His efficient agent, Mr. Mer rill, is busily at work engaging corn for that purpose._ The overture to Iphigenia in Aulis, as per formed this week at the Museum by Grimmer’s orchestra, has been splendidly arranged for the piano forte by G. R. Paine. It is published and for sale by Collins & Buxton, Congress street, opposite Casco, niay8tf 20,000 early.Cabbage Plants for sale by Ken dall & Whituey. my9eod2d Important Auction Sale This Day.—The carriages aud horses to be sold today at the Mart, Plum street, were visited yesterday by a great many people. Among the horses are many fine driving aud business horses, young and sound, and most of the carriages, which are of every style, are superior work and relia ble, a considerable portion being Portland work. Such an opportunity will not be offered again this year to obtain a good horse or carriage. Every article will be sold without reserve. The mattresses that were sold in this city yesterday under the name of hair for from 25 to 32 cents per pound, we will sell the sime kind for 0 cents per pound. George A- Whitney, No. 41! Exchange Street. Portland, May 12,1870. 3t Kendall & Whitney are selling agents for Excelsior Conservatories. Plants received dai ly. my9eod2w Dr. Fitzgerald. This wonderful Olairvoyaut Physician and Surgeon will visit Portland, at U. S. Hotel, on Monday, May loth, and will remain until the 20th inst. Eon five days only, and will ex amine all who may call on him free of charge. Arrest the canseand you prevent the effect, secure your nerve fluid, a vigorous tone, by tak ing of an occasional dose of DR. BULLOCK’S KIDNEY REMEDY, NEPHRETICUM, and you prevent Bright’s Disease, Dropsy, Kidney, Bladder and Glandular complaints, Female ir regularities, nervous debility, &c., from estab lishing themselves in the system. _ 4—19—34—49 Pyle’s Dietetic Saleratus.—Universally acknowledged the best in use. Each ponrd bears the name of James Pyle. None genuine without._ nnel9Sly NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. WOOL PANTS IVlndc by Hudson Woolen IVIill, BURLEIGH’S. BOY’S SUITS, 951.50, Others charge 94.50. Will fit boys from 3 to 8 years. J. BURLEIGH & CO., 189 middle St. Spring Overcoats FORMER PRICE $10,00, — AT — BURLEIGH’S. Shirts and Drawers 35 Cents, FORMER PRICE 75c. J. BURLEIGH & CO., 189 MIDDLE STREET. YESTS^ $1.00, FORMER PRICE rffe2.50. — AT — BURLEIGH & CO.’S, 189 MIDDLE STREET. PANTS“75 CTS., FORMER PRICE $1.00, — AT — BURLEIGH'S. COATS $3.00, FORMER PRICE $5.00, — AT — BURLEIGH'S. FULL LINE OF MEN’S, BOVS’ AND (ILDREN’S CLOTH JNG — AT - J. Burleigh & Co.’s, 189 Middle Street. Don’t Bo/ until you have seen Boston & Maine B. R. NOTICE TO~PASSENUERS. The Boston & Maine It. It. is Hie ONLY LINE now running PARLOR CARS mi iIid Fast Express Trains leaving Portland at 1.30 P. ffl. for Boston ! Maine Central Through Trains, arriving at Transfer Mention (Portland) at 1.13 and 1.18 P. M., connect with these trains. Passengers from MainfrCentra! Trains have from Fifteen to Twenty minutes for Refreshments at Transfer Stations, Ten minutes at Exeter and arrive in Boston in season to connect with Mound Mteamer Lines and all Rail Lines for New York. Philadelphia and all points Mouth and West. J. T. FUKBER. Gen.Supt. S. II. STEVENS, Gen. Agent, Portland. myl3dlw Rich Loam for Sale, IN QUANTITIES TO SUIT, Delivered if desired. Apply to LAURISTON RUMMER iny!3 4T ST. JO HIV ST.1w TRIMMED MTS. The finest assortment in this city, for Ladies. Misses and Children, at reasonable prices at niyl3eodlnr WBl.t'II’M, ITtf Middle Street, GENTLEMEN'S Fine Boots. Mhoes and Gaiters of all kinds, made from the finest materials and by the best workmen on French Lasts, at GOWELL’S Under the Falmouth. „ myJ3 isdtf I. O. O. F. THE monthly meeting of the Odd Fellows’ Mutual Relief Association will be held at Odd Fellows' Hall. TUESDAY EVENING. May 16, at 7! o’clock. Attest: JOSHUA DAVIS,Sec’y. my 13__d3t For Salr al a Bargain. ONE large size mason A Hamlin t ahi Uft Organ. Inquire at 90 i-lark Mi my!3 d4w NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. CENTENNIAL dfe Excursion Tickets — TO — PIIILADBLPHIA AND RETURN by .all the popular Routes, via Rochemcr and i'lew London. Stoniugeou and Fall Hirer l'ine«, tor sale at the lowest rates by W. D. LITTLE & CO. IF YOU ARE GOING — TO THE — CENTENNIAL, Procure an Accident Ticket or Policy lu NUring 813.00 per week in raw of disabl ing injury, or 83000 in the errut of dralb by Accident, which are for sale at the cilice of W. D. LITTLE & CO., Stanton Block, 31 Exchange St, mylO <ltf Maine Blackwood, (FORMERLY NORWOOD) Sired by Blackwood, (3 years old, record 2.31) 1st dam by Norman, sire ot Lula, 2.15, May Queen 2.20. 2d dam by Mawbrlno Chief, sire of Lady Thorne, 2.18. Blackwood, sire of Blacawood. Jr.. 4 years old, record 2.32. Freshman 4 years, 2.36$. Rosewood 5 years, MAINE BLACKWOOD, Brown colt, sired 1872. Trotted full mile last fall as 3 year old in 2.36$, and drew wagon in 2.40$. Is six teen hands high and weighs 1075 lbs. Will make this season (and only one in Maine) at $00—payable in advance. Apply to JOHN DALY, Box 1SI9, or Head ofiSt, John St. my 13dtfis Hotel at ‘*OId Orchard’’ for Male or to Let. THE new and elegant Hotel known as the “Bay View Bonne,’’ contains 70 rooms, excellent lu arrangement, first-class stables, bowling alleys, bathing houses, &o. Distant 1$ miles from Old Or chard Station—Boston & Maine R. R., aud on the line of the new railroad to be built this season. The beach (10 miles in length) is one of the best on the Atlantic coast for riding and bathing. Parties In search of good hotel property are invited to examine this before purchasing ®r renting elsewhere. Photo graph can be seen at the oitice ot F. G. PATTER ■JVAt, 1UIUHUU, U1V. lliyidll HOUSE LOTS FOR SALE OX ST. JOin STREET. Terms reasonable and easy payments. Apply to ST. JOHN SMITH, mylSdlw* 31 1 -3 Exchange St. WE SEEI. A ROOD Two-Button Kid Glove FOR $1.00. REAL ALEXANDRE KIDS. A. B. BUTLER, Cor, Cross and Middle Streets. myl3 dtf SPECIAL SALE. . H. S. KALER & CO., No. 259 Middle Street, Will place on Sale Monday Morning in their Retail Department. 1 Case Brown Shades at 25c each, 3 Cases Black, Brow n and White at 38c each. 3 Cases Black, Brown and White Best at 50c each. 1 Case Mixed Shades at 50c each. I Case Leghorn Sailors at 75c each. 3 Cases Trimmed School Hats at 75c each. 1 Case Boys Trimmed Hats at 75c each. This is only about one-half the Retail Price of these Goods. — ALSO - 25 Dozen CANTON HATS in all the desirable shapes for spring and summer at 50c each. These goods retail everywhere for 75c and $1.00. — ALSO — 50 Dozen Imitation Chip and Tape Hals at $1.00 each. The •regular Retail price lor these goods is $1.50 and $2.00. Our Entire Stock ot LADIES’, MISSES’ & CHILDREN’S HATS, Marked Down Nearly One-Hali from the Regular Retail Price. A Large Variety of TRIMMED HATS always on hand. Bonnets and Hats iiiaiiulaciured and Trimmed to order at Short Notice. Black Crape Hals and Bonnets a Speciality. An early inspection re spectfully Solicited. DON’T FOBGETTHE PLACE H. S. KALER & CO., 259 Middle Street. myll dlw Black Hernanis. WE SE1A1.li OPEN ON MONDAY, MAY 8th, A FINE LINE OF Slack Hernanis and Grenadines, — IN — PLAIDS AND HEAVY MESH, IN T1IE LATEST STl'LEM. BLACK “SILKS ! We shall offer the host line of Silks in GnInet, Cashmere Royal, &c.t at lower prices than we have ever offered. SILK. FRINGES — AND — CORD AND TASSELS. KID GLOVES! Two Button eitrn long wrist*, warranted, for 91-45 and 9l«50 per pair. TiTYrcnfriiv k, rn JL MJLJLAKJJlM JLw M. W#J 537 CONGRESS ST., BETWEEN OAK AND CASCO STS m>8 dtw IF YOU ARE TROUBLED WITH CORNS, BUNIONS! LARGE JOINTS OB INGROWING NAILS you can cure them without using the knife by having your feet properly fitted at the Boot anti Shoe Store 230 Middle St. ap28dtfHI. G, PAI.MEB. LIVE AND LET LIVE IS OUR MOTTO Great Reduction in Pi ices of Laundrj Work. Shin* with Bosoms - . 13 cenli Collar*. 3 “ Pair Culls.tf « Portland Laundry, 22 Union St, aplO d3m MISS J. H. SEAMACE, Graduate of the Boston Training School for Nurses, can be found by enquiring at 64 1-2 FEDERAL STREET, Near corner of Pearl, PORTLAND, MB. Grist • Mill TO LET! C-AJPISIC MILL. Inquire of I>. W. Claris.. ap4 iaeodtf v. w. OSGOOD, TEST .MEDIUM, 407 Cumberland Sweet, Porilnud, Me. my 2 U‘2wi6* _CLOTHING. _ “Rock Bottom” AT LAST! All Wool Pants for 83.00 2 Three hundred pairs on our counter, Five hundred in process of Manufacture. $3 All Wool $3 The best made PANTALOONS ! The best Fitting, the cheapest and most durable Pant ever offered in this city. FOR ONLY |3.00. You uever saw such great Bargains before. YOU NEVER WILL AGAIN ! All Wool Pauls $3, $3, $3, $3. Fou’l never liave a better opportunity to purchase so good a Pant for so little money. ONLY THINK ill \ l i ft • Just what our neighbors charge $5.00 and $5.50 for. Come and see them, they will do you good. C. D. B. FISK & GO., 233 Middle St., PORTLAND, ME. myll tf PIANO ! No. 3 Free St. Block. The subscriber desires to iulorui his trieuds and the public that he will OPEN ROOMS on MONDAY, May 1$. for the sale ot a choice lot ot Instruments, carefully selected from the factory of those Princes of Piano Makers, McPHAIL & Co., of Boston, and the new and popular NATIONAL PIANO of New York. Also I' lOtMMi UKliililS, from some of the best builders, and on or about May 22 ail invoice of the justly celebrated patent WOOTON CABINET DESK, which, wherever it has been in troduced, is universally acknowl edged to be the best Office and Parlor Desk extant, and for the lovers ot fine work the FLEETWOOD AND SORRENTO SCROLL SAWS, Treadle Machines, Fancy Woods, Patterns, dee. Being the MANUFACTURER’S AGENT for all of file above, ■ can sell at Factory, and I think satisfactory, prices to compare with the limes. 3 Free Street Block, lately occupied by H, S. Kaler & Co. Samuel Thurston. rayll dtf A. B. BUTLER, DEALER In Cheap Dress Goods, Black Cashmeres, Alpacas and Britllantines, Flannels, Children’s Cloakings. Table Linens, Towels, Napkins, Ladies’ and Children’s Skirts, Full lines Ladles’, Children’s and Men’s Underwear, Best makes in Corsets, Complete assortment Panniers, Bustles and Suspenders, &c., Ac, Also a great Variety of Tidies of Applique and Noting ham Lace, New Patterns for Shams. In Gloves and Hosiery oar lines are com plete, including German and French Lisle Gloves so desirable last season. We sell a good Two Button Kid Glove for $1.00. We have just opened full lines of Trefonsse and Real Alexandre Kids. There are no better Kids imported than the above. We have openedJSun Umbrel las and Parasols in good variety. Also a large variety ot Hamburg Edgings and Insertions, Drets Fringes, Braids, But tons and other articles too numerous to mention. We offer every article at prices to suit the times. Try us and see. ■R.TT.S'PTnri'rTr'TTT.T.Y. A. 9 BUTLER. Cor. Cross and Middle Sts. myl2 d3t Side Lace Boots I ( A full assortment in French Kid, neat and pretty. Also in French Morocco for Walking Boots. Meas ures taken and nice fitting Boots made to order lor men or women. M. G. FALMEH. ja28 _dtf Notice. PERSONS requiring work done please apply to “Home” of W. C. A., No. 16 Spring St., plalB and family sewing, dress-making, copying, cmbrold .rug am) fanev-work in wool., & .. dtc. oc2Vt. To Let. A SUIT of rooms without board. .A §>ply at No 47 Danfotth Street. my‘24dtlia AUCTION SALKS BANKRUPT STOCK — OF — CIGrARS 2 AT AUCTION. AT store cornet of Exchange and Middle Street, commencing on SATURDAY, May 13th, at 10 A. tf,, and 2J P. M., we shall sell about 100,000 CIGARS, Among which may be found the following well known brands: Flor del Furnas. Trabuca#, La Ex ceptions, Flor d’Alraa, Nobby, Partagas, Ac., Ac. J his fa a part of bankrupt stock which we hate re ceived with orders to close at once. Terms cash. „ ___ .... LEAVITT A DAILY. F. ©. BAILEY Sc CO., Asctissesn. myll d3t 20 Country Horses — AND — 75 New Carriages BY AUCTION. Ou Saturday. May 13th, commen cing at 10 o’clock A. M., at HIM & I’ARRIAtifi MART, Plum St., Portland, Me. Will bu sold without reserve. OA YOUNG Fresh Horses from the Country. " sound and reliable, suitable for Gsnta’ driving, family and team horses. 75 New Carriagss, consisting of full Extension top Carryalls. Standing too Carryalls, Standing ton Jump Stats, Top Phaeton on 2 and 3 Springs, Shifting top Box Bug Kies, White Chapel top Buggies, Dexter Pattern top Buggies, Open Beach Wagons, Open Concord Wagons, Open Iyer’s Pattern Wsgons, Express Wagons, Ac. The above Stock will be on view and catalogue ready on and after Wednesday. May 10th; parties intending to purchase a Horse or Carriage this Spring are in vited to examine this Stock, as it is contributed by some of the best Manufacturers iu New England and Maine; every article will be sold without reserve or limit, tor cash. F. O. HA1LEY& €’©., Ascllsaccn. my3 _ dtd IMPORTANT SALE — OF — CROCKERY WARE To tlie Trade BY AUCTION. ON TUESDAY, May 16th, at 2( P. M., at Sale room 35 anil 37Exchange Street, w« .ball aell to the trade,a large and fine atock of P. G. Crockery Ware, Glass Ware. Ac. This It an extra lot of Ware Goods. On oxUbitlon and catalogue ready on Monday, 15th Inst. S V. O. BAILEY 4k CO., Aucli.ae.rs. my 13 dot F. 0. HAILEY & CO., Auctioneers. Manufacturer’s Sale — OF — Silver Plated Ware — AND — TABLE CUTLERY BY AUCTION. At Salesrooms, 35 and 37 Exchange St., — ox— THURSDAY, May 18th, Ai 10 A. .H, h4 continue ike sale every day nl lO A. M. and 9 1-9 P. HI. nutil all Ike Nteek is sold, A large consignment of Silver Plated Ware and Table Cutlery from one of the largest factories In New England, and sold to close an estate. The goods consist in part of Tea Sets, Walters, Salvers, Card and Cake Baskets, Fruit Stands. Berry Dishes, Be Suet Hollers, Vases, Spoon Holders, Syrup Disbee, lugs. Goblets, Ice and Water Pitcbera, Dinner and Breakfast Castors, Wine Coolers, Celery Stands, Nap kin Rings, Table, Dessert and Tea Spoons, Medium and Desert Forks, Sonp and Oyster Ladles, Butter, Pie and Cake Knives, Ac., Ac. Also a large line of Silver Plated Cutlery. Also a Jobber’s stock of fae Fancy Goods, consisting ot Bronses, Albums, Open Glasses, Gold and Silver Watches, Ladles’ and Gents’ Gold Chains, Ac., Ac. The Plated Ware and Cutlery in this sale Is war ranted first class, new and elegant designs, and will be sold without reservation or limit, ofiering great inducements to dealers, hotel keepers, saloon Casp ers and private families who intend purchasing sil ver ware or fine cutlery. mylJatf GREITSALE 1 THE HOUSES AND LOTS Advertised in another column by T. H. Mansfield, will be sold by PUBLIC AUCTION, On SATURDAY, May 20th, at 3 o’clock P. M.; If stormy tbe following Monday same hoar. Terms eisy. The above can be examined any day until sals, myl2td T. H. MANSFIELD. Important Auction Notice. WE have instructions from one of the largest furniture bouses In Boston to hold a catalogue sale of ELEGANT NEW FURNITURE ! Saturday, May 37th. Full Particulars in a few days. P. W. BAI1.KY Be VO., Anelieaeera. my!2-tf aiimoa ■ amnia i Unluundried Shirts, all finished, and made of Wamautin Cottons and niee Linen Bosoms and Cutis lor the low priee oi $i.as ! _• • Call and Examine Them. Charles Custis & Co., 493 CONGRESS ST. myS faulty 300 DOZEN Silk Neck Tics. The recent »alc «f Kern Isace Ties hat caused a great decline in ulk gaada. Tan* ing advantage af this we have bought n large Hot • f ‘ELEGANT MILK T1KM” iu all the desirable color*, at a boat one half the coot ol importation. We odl’er the entire let at the pepnlar priee af ' 230 EACH ! Many of these goods are the same as we hare bees selling for 75c and $1.00. This is the greatest bar gain in Ties ever offered in the city. Every lady should be sure and sapply herself at one, as they will last hut a short time. OWEN & MOORE, Congress St., Cor. Brown. dflcM dtf THE AERATED Oxygen Treatment. A GENUINE cure for Catarrh, Asthma,Rheuma* tisin. Dyspepsia, Lung ami all Chronic Dis eases is still ottered to all who are afllkttxl, at ('•agreM Street, Part la aA, Me.. Rmm J, Caheea Black, where a large number of testi monials can be seen. Consultation and trial dose free. |al2t flsAwt (10 CIIEESE.CIIEESE! 300 Boxes Factory Cheese For Nnle VERY l,OW I. flm ■ Car ■IgMeii. SMITH. GAGE & CO., WJ COMMERCIAL ST. mylO _ <12 w PAINTS AMD OILS. WHITE LEADS, COLORS AND VARNISHES. Bayer, of the above named good, are Invited to call and examine good, and price., We warrant all articles exactly a, represented. W. W. WniPPLE * CO , myOdlm At Markrl Dgaare,r.nla.g Wasted. IN a first class Dry and Fancy Goods Stors, an exiwrleuced, euergellc aaleawoman, and an active, experienced young man, who can tnlluence city aud country trade. No othera ueed apply. Addremi with real name and the names ol reference*, mySisdlw DRY GOODS, Portland. CHARCOAL. WAN TED 1000 Bushels Hard Wood Charcoal at Eastern Railroad. Address 772 Portland Poag Office, or PALMER CLARK, Corner Portland and Grove.St,., Portland, Monday,. apr!8dtf

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