PORTLAND DAILY PRESS.
YQL- 1- PORTLAND, ME., FRIDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 5, 1802. N0. 64.
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JOHN T. OILMAN,,
JOSEPH B. HALL, I Edltor®
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Correspondence ol the Press.
WAsnnroTON, D. C., Aug. 24th, 1802.
Ed it art of the Press:—But a few days since,
I sent you a communication containing some
items of general news,together with some com
ments on the course of those who are constant
jy ana lactiousiy denouncing every represen
tative of our government and all our worthy
and noble officers in the field. It appears that
you did not think it proper to publish it in your
columns, and for the reason, as I suppose, that
It contained such comments; In this matter I
certainly shall not question your good judg
ment and taste; but in looking over the Press
last night I saw a communication, dated at
Washington, and signed by “Zeb,” written by
a person with whom I am well acquainted,and
which contained the most uqjust, insulting and
nbusive reflections upon the course of our aide
and patriotic Gov. Washburn. Now I will
simply state that I have met your correspond
ent “Zeb" every day for a number of weeks
past, and that from his lips I have not as yet,
heard one word of commendation of any one of
the Government officials or military men in
the field. On the contrary he and the class of
men to which he belongs, are constantly de
nouncing and calumniating our honest and
faithful President, and frequently express the
wish that he would resign. Often have I heard
him speak of Secretary Seward, as “a knave
and a fbol" and of Adjutant Gen. Thomas, as a
“traitor,” and of course, in this storm of gener
al and indiscriminate denunciation, Gen. Mc
Clellan has come in tor a full share.
This may be true patriotism, and if so, it is
eminently proper that all adverse criticism up
on the course of such men should be carefully
excluded from the public journals. It may be
said that such men arc only cxercislngthe leg
itimate right of criticising the government and
its officials. But I can liardly concede that
legitimate criticism, prompted by honest and
patriotic motives, would lead a man into con
stant and wholesale abuse and denunciation of
all our government officials and military men.
I have never yet been suspected of any sympa
thy with traitors,or even the principles of mod
em democracy; but so help me God, I had
rather be associated with the open traitors to
our country, in the hour of peril, than with
those hypocrites who profess to be its most de
voted friends, but who are interposing every
possible obstacle to its salvution, and would
rather to-day, see this Union go dowii forever,
in blood, than that the institution of slavery as
It has heretofore existed iu the States, should
I can assure you that I am no slavery apolo
gist. No man desires more than myself to see
all men become free, but mere, proclamations
from whatever place they may issue, can never
liberate the slaves. It must be done if at all,
by our victorious armies as they march through
the South, Then let all loyal and patriotic
men at the North, labor together with the one
common and determined purpose, to render
the army of the Republic efficient and over
whelming. And if the unhallowed institution
of slavery shall fall before our victorious hosts,
as it certainly will, then all men who arc inter
ested for our future national honor and well
being will have good reason to rejoice. W.
Notk.—We think W'» former letter must have mis*
carried, u we do not recollect seeing it. nor should
we have refused to publish for such a reason as he
suggests. The letter of‘'Zeb” which he so severely
censures was the same one to which we referred in an
editorial paragraph.and which we condemned for tho
name feature in it referred to by W.—[Ed. Press.
(For the Portland Daily Press.)
North Boothbay, Sept. 1,1862.
Editors Press: Dear Sir*,—We have just
concluded our town meeting, which wa* called
for the purpose of seeing what action the town
would take concerning the draft.
A committee was appointed to wait upon
the Governor, and request a postponement oi
it until our fishermen return from their cruis
es. Our quota for the draft is 26, and we can
not muster more than that number of able
bodied men in town at this time. The town
voted to pay the nine months men one hun
dred dollars each, if they would lie raised with
out drafting. One old fogie, who was In favor
of immediate drafting, moved to reconsider
the vote of the town, and it passed; but the
town immediately after voted to pay one hun
dred and twenty-flce dollars to volunteers.
1 suppose if tlie vote had l>een re-considered
the second time twenty-five or fifty dollars
would have been added to the bounty.
We have a few anti-war men among us. hut
the more they kick the deeper they all have to
put their hands into their pockets, for the Un
ion sentiment is predominant, and will prevail,
Personal.—The wife of the rebel General
Stonewall Jackson is the daughter of the pat
riot divine, Rev. Dr. Junkiu of Philadelphia.
11 or the Daily l’rea*.]
Appeal to the Women of Portland.
•‘When the wild clash of steel—the hoary step
Of armed men, break on our morning dream*;
When, hour by hour, the noble and the brave
Are falling round us, and we deem it much
To give them funeral rites, and call them blest,
If the good sword, in its own storinv hour
Hath done its work upon them, ere disease
Had chill’d their fiery blood: it is no time
For the light mein wherewith in happier hours
WV trod the woodiand mazes, w hen young leaves
Were whispering in tho gale,”
And yet—“As it was in the days of Noah,
they did cat, they drank, they married wives,
they were given in marriage until the day that
Noah entered into the ark, and the flood came,
and destoyed them all,” even so it seems to be
now aud here. Concerts, pic-nics, celebrations,
excursions, Ac., Ac. Who that values life and
liberty can have a heart f»r such things, when
the cry for aid aud sympathy comes up to us
“from the couches of our braves, now stretch
ed sick and wounded—some perhaps on the
cold ground with no kind hand to alleviate
their agony,”—suffering and dying for want of
such comforts ami alleviations, as might have
been purchased and sent tiiem, or the money
•pent by some of our people upon their own
pleasures and luxuries? Fathers, brothers,
friends—going forth by thousands to preserve
for us our homes and freedom—and we living
in comfort and peace under our own vine and
flg tree! Well may we a«k, are these tilings so?
Who shall speak the word—in tones of thun
der, if necdjbe—that shall wake us out of this
lethargy that seems to rest so heavily upon us ?
Shall we wait till our own New England is in
vaded by rebel hordes, our homes laid waste,
our fellow citizens murdered lieforc our eyes
ere we are thoroughly awake to our dangers
and our duty?
“What have wo at the North, with all our
wealth of means ami men, done in comparison
with the almost bankrupt concern at the
South ?” asks one of our soldiers. What are
we doing in our own city for “God aud our
country ?” How many of our ladies are ready
to give up their luxuries, and deny themselves
every unnecessary indulgence for the sake of
their country, and to relieve the agonies of the
sick and wounded soldiers? Many of our wo
men have done nobly—some have labored far
beyond their strength—but, have all the wo
men of Portland done what they could? In
many of our towns nnd cities the women of all
classes are far before us iu their labors aud self
We would ask if there are not five thousand
women in our great city, who are willing to
follow the example of our sister city, and save
two cents a week, to be paid into a fund for the
suffering soldiers? How many lives might be
saved by this (iffy dollars a week, so easily
raised, and scarcely missed by most of
those who might give it. How many, many
—are these who could give a half hour's work
daily, or more than that, and lie themselves
the better and happier for it, Wlieu our last
account is rendered up—shall It lie said of us,
‘•She hath done what she could,” for the eause
of Liberty and Christianity? “This appeal is
most earnestly and affectionately maJe to all
loyal and humane persons. They have already
done much, but redoubled efforts in all depart
ments of the war must now be made. The
000,000 new recruits will not be without their
sick and wounded, and many a hard battle
must yet be fought Ltd the rich give of their
abundance. Let the poor spare ail they can.”
Let us each and all, men, women and chil
dren, faithfully perform our duty towards Cod
and our country, and in his own good time,
the God iu whom we trust will give us the vic
What Forty-Three Men and One Woman
The quest ion being only whether our country
should be saved or destroyed:
1 would enlist if the Government tiad a poli
cy; if the President would veto the Confisca
tion bill; if he would proclaim emancipation to
all the slaves; if lie would remove Secretary
Stanton; if he would supersede Gen. McClel
lan ; if he hadn’t countermanded Phelp’a and
Hunter's proclamations; if I didn’t have to l>e
cursed by ray superiors; if I could get a Lieu
tenancy; if Mr,-wouldn't be Colonel; If I
didn’t have to guard bridges; If I could fo
rage on Rebel property; if I were not afraid
my health would fail; if my father would con
sent; If Congress would adopt the Crittenden
i Compromsie; if the time were changed to one
year; if the Seventieth Regiment would be
sent to Richmond; if it were not for the im
I morality of camp life; ven I could iniue lager
i beer rigl.tr haben; if we could serve under
Gen. Wallace; if 1 could leave my business; if
volunteers would lie taken for three months;
if I were not in debt; if my wife were not op
posed toil; if my relations didn’t live in the
South; if 1 hail any taste or inclination for
war; if I had not a little svmpathv for the
i p<>or ignorant people of the South; if the Ab
olitionists could la* lntng on the same gallows
with the traitors; if Northern Secessionists
eon Id lie drafted; if the country needed me;
if I were sure I .should ever get back; if the
weather was not so lmt * it* I nnnltl ha /at.
horse-back: if I could have a fair chance of a
j commission; if England or France should In
terfere ; if it were a cavalry regiment; if my
l father-in-law would let my wife come home;
| if I could insure my life reasonably; if slave
I ry wovldn’t lie interfered with; if they would
: arm the negroes; il l could pick a company
| to suit me; if I wanted to.
To which let me add to shame the almve, I
| would, if the authorities would let me.
Mediation.—The Halifax Recorder thus
talks to those people in the Colonies who are
, so anxious for European intervention in the
! American difficulties:—
| “Let us bear in mind that no mediation can
j be offered which will not result in Federal
hostility, and in the establishment of the Con
! federates among the nations of the earth. Let
the belligerents attain that position, in which
it will lie evident to impartial witness that the
independence ol the Mouth is established, be
fore we ask on their behalf for recognition.
We must remember that at the outset of this
j war, the Southerners were declared by the
I wisest voices of the mother country, aiid of
Europe, to be in the wrong, and that they
have nothing to recommend them in the fam
ily of nations but the power of the sword, and
I the sincerity of which victory will be regard
ed as the index. Because the Northern press,
: and |K-rhaps the Northern Government, have
not manifested the behavior towards England
| which would have better become her, Jet that
| not palliate the conduct of the South as it
j seems to do in the minds of mauy colonists,
I and let us endeavor not to exhibit too much
magnanimity to reciprocate.”
How 1’eoim.k Give.—Some men will give
a dollar and put so much heart into it that it
j will be worth more than a thousand dollars
j from another. Some men will give, but il is
as when miners blast out gold bearing quartz.
| —you have to drill till you can elici t a lodg
ment, and then put in good motives like pow
der, then off. at last, goes the explosion, and
you are almost covered by the rocks which
: they the at you. This giving is not what the
! Bible requires. It is not enough for our Fath
er in heaven that we are generous in giving.
We must wreath our charities about with
BOOKS & STATIONERY.
S. II. eOLESWOBTIIY,
Ila* removed tils stock of
BOOKS, STATIONERY, PICTURES,
Picture Frames, Puper llanzmzs Fancy Goods, &c„ It.,
TO No. 02 EXCHANGE 8TKEET,
Next door above the British and American Express
Office, where he will accommodate all who may be io
want of good* in bis Hue, at very low prices.
Book - Binding and Picture - Framing,
Done neatly as usual.
GENUINE HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINES,
For sale at the above store by
M. SE AVE Y.
Physicians and Families supplied with Medicines and
books. Case* renewed and vials refilled.
June 24.1862. cod Cm
BLANK BOOK AND STATIONERY,
PA PER HANGING
E.tubli.hrd i. 1 825.
Premium Blank Books on band and made to order,
of every variety of style and finish. From our long
experience, wc are enabled to offer to the trade and
our customers U tter bargains in quality and prices,
than can be found in any other establishment in the
State. Our stock of
Is selected with the greatest care from the best For
eign and American Houses, and embraces every arti
cle needed for public offices. Counting Houses uud
private uses, and at lowest prices.
Of every variety, quality and price, embracing all
the various styles of gold papers manufactured, to
gether with a fbll stock of Satins, mediums and com
mon papers—the largest stock to be found in this
market, at lowest market prices. School Books of
every kind in use at wholesale prices.
HALL L. DAVIS
63 Kxcuanuk Street.
Portland June 23, 1862.
BLANK ACCOUNT BOOKS!
Manufactured and for Sale by
BAILEY & WO YES,
66 AND 68 EXCHANGE STREET, PORTLAND.
Journals, Ledgers, Invoice, Sale*. Memorandum,
Cash, Record, Dockets, Letters, Masonic
and Church Collectors Books.
We make to order ©very kind of Blank Booh used
by Banks, Insurance and Railroad Companies, Ho
tels, Steamboats, Factories and Couutiug Houses.
Letter, note. Cap and Record papers. Envelope*—
white und buff. Gold Pens, Steel Pens, Ac., Ac. Ev- j
cry article at lowest rates. W* Buy you Cash and
BAILEY & NOYES
66 and 68 Exchange Street.
Portland, June 23,1862. dtf
X 37* YOU
Best Ambrotype or Photograph,
DO not fail to call at No. 27 Market Square, where
they take PERFECT LIKENESSES, and war
rant satisfaction, at pricer vliich defy competition.
N. B.—Large Ambrotype* only Fifteen Cents.
TRANK & LEWIS,
27 Market Square, h'd Preble St.
July 14th, 1862. dtf
GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY. ~
Notice to Wood and Lumber mer
I^ROM November l*t, 1K62. to May l*t, 1863. the
rate* of freight on all descriptions of lumber
an<| timber will l»o advanced 26 |>er cent.
No tire wood will be coiivcvcd between October 1st,
1862. and May 1st, 1*3.
An advance in the rate* of lire wood will take place
next summer, but iu consequence of changes in the
arrangement for conducting the wood business, which
art* about to be made, tlie Company will not Ik* able
to take lire wood from certain places on the line, so
that should any parties make contracts for fin* wood
to be carri<*d on the railwav during the next season,
they must understand that they willdo so at their own
risk, aud that the Company Will not feel themselves
bound to carry it.
Due notice will be given of the rates of freight, and
from what stations tire wood can be carried next
C. J. BRYDGES, Managing Director.
Montreal, August 1. 1862. aftdtf
PENSIONS, BOUNTY HONEY,
Back Pay, A«*.,
FOR service in the present war, obtained for Soldiers
and Sailors, their Widow-saud Heirs, from the Uni
ted States Government, on application in (htsou or
by letter to
BRADFORD & IIARMON,
No. 88 Exchange St., Pobtlavd, Maine.
Having devoted our attention exclusively to the Ten
sion business for the last twenty years, and haring a
reliable Agency in Washington,'we are enah!t*d to
.prosecute all claims against the Government with
promptness ami despatch, and ou rery reasonable
terms, making no charge until the claim is obtained.
Z. K. HARMON.
Tortland, June20th. dAwtf.
No. 17.V VIidtll«' M., Portland.
Signs, Banners, Landscapes, Figures, Flowers, Scroll
augl3 Work, &c. 3n
IF you want a cheap audiiorfect fitting shirt. please
leave your measure for Mrs. A. MoFFoTT’s cele
brated Oval Yoked .shirts, made from the best cloths,
and good custom work, at the very lowest prices.
Kcmember the place,
MRS. A. MOFFOTT’S,
No. 127 Market Square,
Orders respectfully solicited by Mrs. MofTotf. who
will pay personal attention to the same. aul2dtf
, BOOTS, SHOES & RUBBERS.
K. SHAW A CO.,
No. 88 MIDDLE 8 T tt E E T,
^tki As usual, keep constantly supplied with IVesh
Ml and fashionable ItooTs'ami SHOES, in e\e
I rv variety and style for gentlemen's anti la
^^dies wear, ami invite all their old customers
| ami the public generally to give them a call whenev
er they desire to replenish their “understandings.”
E. > & Co. art; agents for the Leavitt ami Wilcox
I k Gibbs SEWING-MACHINES. uugG—Cind
WJI. II. II. HATCH,
141 Middle Street* - - Portland* Me.
Also, Dealer in Watches, Jewelry ami Silver Ware.
Portland. June 23,18<3. tf
ALBERT WEBB A C O.,
- DKAI.KK8 IN
Corn, Flour and Grain,
HEAD OF MEKUII.I/S WHARF,
Commercial Street, - - Portland. Me.
Half Way Dawn Willew Street,
Jane 23. <i3m
JOHN B. BROWN A SONS,
Sugar Ft ©finery,
YORK STREET, TORTLAND, ME.
JOHN LYNCH dc (O,
GRANITE STORES.COMMERCIAL STREET,
(Opposite head of Wklgery'a Wharf,)
JOHN LYNCH. PKLKO BAKKEh, THOR. LYNCH.
I. D. MERRILL A CO.,
3? TJ Af B E R S,
No. 27 Union Street, Portland, Me.
Water Closets, Urinals, Force and Suction Pumps,
Hath Hoilers, Wash Hotels, Sitter Plated tf Hrass
('ocks, qf all kinds constantly on hand.
ZIP" All kinds of fixtures for hot and cold water
set up in the best manner.
All orders in city or country personally attend«*d to
I. 1>. MKURILL. JOHN 8. D.MKKKILL.
I U TITJ’AWD
Sheet Gutta Percha for Splints,
AND CRUTCHES, FOR SALE.
8PKCIMKX I.IMllS MA »' BE SEES AT
373 Congress Street, - - - Portland.
XI o m oval.
C. D. BROWN,
MAS REMOVED TO
NEW STORE, No.3 UNION WIIARF,
Where he will continue the
Flour, Produce and Provision Business,
Portland. July 22, 1*»2. 3m
Boys, Boys, Boys.
PARTICULAR .Mention given to CUTTING and
MAKING BUYS' GARMENTS, by
A. D. REEVES, - - Tailor,
98 EXCHANGE STREET.
Portland, A up 8. IScU. dly
TWITCHELL A CIIANPLIN,
- AND DEALER* IN
FLOUR AND PROVISIONS,
S3 Commercial St., opp. Thomas Block,
John Q. Twllcholb juUJldttal .la's P. Ohamplin.
H ANSO 1ST,
SION AND ORNAMENTAL
No. 31 Exchange Street, Portland, Me.
C1T“ Order* solicited. —3m
J. L. WINSLOW* Agent,
Steam Engines, Steam Boilers,
AND EVERY DESCRIPTION OF MACHINERY,
Steam Cock*, Valve*, ]ipc»and Connections. Whole
sale or Ketail.
STEAM AND GAS FITTING,
Done in the bust inaimor.
Works 0 Union St., and 233 & 235 Fore St.,
jnltdtf PORTLAND, ME.
xviar Die w ora.
J. It. THOMPSON,
I* prepared to receive ordore for
Marble, Free Stone, Soap Stone,
Marble Chimney Pieces, Monumental Work ami
Corner of l'enrl and Federal St*..
Je23tf PORTLAND, ME.
DOLE & MOODY,
Commission Mere It an Is,
AMD WHOLESALE DEALERS IN
FLOUR, CORN AND PRODUCE,
No. 5 Galt Block Commercial Street,
ANDREW T. DOLE. FRANKLIN C MOODY.
June 23. eodtf
ISTow ID rug Store!
CROSMAN A POOlt,
HAVE taken store, No. 15 Middle Street.
(Fox Block,) and rowset fully invite public at
tention to their large and well selected stock of
Drugs, Chemicals, Fancy Goods, &c.,
And solicit a share of public patronage, trusting
that by furnishing the purest chemicals and best stock
of drugs tile market affords, and a careful attention
in the dispensary department, to merit the confidence
of the punlic.
C1IA8. F. CROSMAN. jt‘24tf T1IOS. II. POOR.
WILLIAM F. PARKER,
- AND -
I SPItlXU-Jlh US, M.ITT/tKSSKS, PMW-CU8H
lOXS, fr., f(c.
1 1H Eichange Street, Portland.
tJT’ Hair Matt roses renovated. Furniture re
paired and varnished, t hair* re-caned in an im
proved manlier. 8ecoud-haud Furniture bought,
sold or exchanged. julJOdfim
JOHN W. PERKINS A CO.,
WHOLESALE dealers in
Paints, Oils, Varnishes,
HHIGS, DYE STIFFS, GLASS WARE,
FLUID, KEROSENE OIL, ftc.,
80 Commercial Street, Thomas Block,
Jul29d&w]y PORTLAND, ME.
BREED & TITKEY,
— IMPORTERS OP —
Lastings, Serges, Elastic Gussettings,
MANUFACTURERS of BOOTS & SHOES,
ALSO, KID AND GOAT STOCK,
BO Union, four doors from Middle Street,
c. H. breed, PORTLAND, ME. j.o.tckey.
DR. C. II. OSGOOD,
ST *V SURGEOS’ tr M ECU A S’1C A L
So. 8 Clapp's Block, Cosgrws Street,
OPr. OLD CITY HALL,-PORTLAND, ME.
l'EATON Ac HALE.
nsmr brokers, chandlers,
— AND DKALERR IN —
and Cabin Stores,
MO VL TO S' S It L OCK,
Corner Commercial HI* and Long Wh’l,
JOHN VEATON, JOSEPH HALE.
•••Particular attention paid to procuring Freights,
and purcliasinir Cargoes aud Charters for veasels.
August 2, 1802, d&ndmT
J. F. RICHARDSON,
NO. 84i MIDDLE STREET,
One Door Rant of Cunul Dunk.
flT* Orders bv mail or express promptly executed.
WOOI).TU>, TIUIE A i'O^
Importer* ami Wholesale Dealer* in
Foreign and Domestic Dry Goods,
lAMFACTltlRS AND JOBBERS OF CWTIIM,
Nos. 51 and 56 Middle Street, Portland.
Geo. W. Woodman, Alfred Woodman,
Seth II. Horsey, Charles Hailey.
Coffee and Spice Mills,
13 4c 15 UNION STREET,
1*0 RTLAND, MR.
C)N8TANTLV on hand, and for ml*, at wholesale
market pricfw, in the crude state or uianutactur
ed, every description of
SWEET HERRS, fe., f*„
I'acked in every variety of |mckagv* to suit dealer*.
Or Coffee and Spice* ground for the trade at
All good* warranted as represented.
aug4—Smeodfcw J. GRANT.
ARMY AND NAVY
A. D. REEVES, ... Tailor,
as EXCHANGE STREET,
I’orllauil, Aug. 6, 1*3. dig
E. J. CROSS,
141 Middlr Sirref, . . I'orllnnd, Me.
X. B.—All work being promptly and |*>r*on
ally atteuded to, is warranted to give thorough mtis
DK. H. Kl.Till ALL,
No. 117 Middle Street, Portland, Me.
Aug. 15. ly
SAMUEL ADEATI, Jr.,
Importer and Dealer in
China, Crockery & Glass Ware,
Brilania Bare, Table Cutlery, anil Plated Barr,
And a Geueral Assortment of
fflllE attention of purchasers is invited to the large
X and desirable stock of House-keeping Good* now
in dm, m above, wmriiiM a* it does nearly tvovy
article usually needed in the Furniture and < rockery
Department*. Being one of the largest stocks in the
.State, purchasers can find almost any variety of rich,
medium and low-priced goods, suited to tli'eir differ
Those commencing housekeeping can obtain a com
plete outfit at this establishment, without the trouble
and loss of tune usually attending a seh>ctioii of this
kind; and the subscriber is coniident that, combining
as lie doe* the various branches of house-furnishing
business, he can ofh-r good* at price* that will uot
fail of proving satisfactory on examination.
138 and 140 Middle Street. Portland.
Juuc23, lfKS. dtf
WILLIAM A. PEARCE,
1» 1. U M It K It,
FORCE PUMPS AND WATER CLOSETS,
No. 124 Exchange Stbkkt, Poutlanh, Mk.
Warm, Cold and Sharer Hath*, Wa*Jk Boirlt, lira**
and Sileer dated Cork*,
IJtVEUY Description of Water Fixture far Dwrell
j iug Houses, Hotels. Public Building*, Ships,&c.,
arranged ind >et up ill the beat manner, and ail or
ders in town or country faithfully executed. All
kinds of Jobbing promptly attended to.
Constantly on band, Lead Pipes and Sheet Lead,
and Beer Pumps of nil kinds. july2ddly
Every Machine fully Warranted.
STOKER A CUTLER, General Agent*.
nH * GO MiiiaLMStreiet,
Julldtf fOUTLAKD. Mk.
JAMES P. SLEEPER,
No. Ill Exchnnge Street, Portland,
Residence rear of 411 Congma Street, keep, con
stantly on hand all the various kinds of
COFFINS AND CASKETS,
Now in Tine,
And will make to order anything of thin kind that
may be ordered, at short notice, from the cheapest to
the VERY BEST. By giving my strict and undivided
attention to the manufacturing, lining and trimming
of the above, 1 cau furnish them cheaper than any
Aug. 6, 1*52. JAMES I». SLEEPER.
A NEW COFFIN WAREHOUSE^
111 Federal Street, Portland.
TUF. subscriber has opened a Warehouse for COF
FINS and CASKETS. A large assortment con
stantly on hand and manufactured at short uotico
IN A SUPERIOR STYLE.
As he does not intend to vary from his former
prices before he came to this city, he will sell them
From 15 to 20 Per Cent Leu
Than they have ever been sold in this place. I'leasc
No. Ill FEDERAL STREET,
A few doors east of U. S. Uotcl, and examine.
Portland, Aug. 1. tl«w
T H E BEST
To be found in this city, of every description, finish
ed and trimmed
In the jN'eatest Style,
- ABE AT
C. II. BLAKE'S,
No. 30 UNION STREET.
And will be sold cheaper than at any other place in
BOBES FURNISHED TO ORDER.
-C. II. B. also manufacture**
SHOW-CASES, DESKS, AM) DRAWER-WORK,
Of every description, including Taylor'* Sklf
tj Up port i so Drawer, the best kind ever made.
S.fr* All orders for Kepairing Furniture, Varnish
ing. IJnholfttrring, Chair Seating, <.lazing, Ac.,
promptly attended to. ju!31tf
(J HANOI; OF SEASON !
WM. C. BECKETT,
137. MIUDLE ST..
Ill# prepared himself by selections front the New
Style* of Goods recently imported in New York and
Boston, to meet flic requirements of bis customers
and the public as to
FASHIONABLE CLOTHING FOR THE SPRING
AND SUMMER SEASONS !
In his new stock are comprised Fancy Cloths for
Spring Overcoats aud Business Suits, Rich Black and
For pres* and Frock Coats, embracing the nicer
qualities of French aud German, as well as the cheap
er substantial fabrics. Elegant Black and Colored,
Plaiu aud Fancy
I) O K SKINS!
Of a great variety of patterns. VESTINGS of all
tbe varieties that t ha market afford*—Silk, Satin, Lin
en. and Cotton— tnany rare and unique style*. Also
an assortment of the nicer qualities of
GENTLEMEN’S FURNISHING GOODS,
To all of which attention is especially invited.
%*Coat and vest makers wanted.
Portland. June23. IMA dtf
K. J. D. LARKAUEE A ( Oh
Manufacturers, Importer*, and Wholesale aud Re
tail Dealers in
Picture Frames, Engravings,
ARTISTS’ MATERIALS, Ac.
ORNAMENTAL OILT FRAMES,
F'or Oil Painting* and Looking Glasses.
CONSTANTLY ON HAND,
Pier and Oval Frame*, with French Mirror*; Gilt,
Ebony and Imitatiou Rosewood Frame's, both Oval
amt Square, for Engraving* aud Photographs, at low
prices aud warranted satisfactory.
A very choice collection of Fine Engraving* and
Lithograph*, w hich we shall be happy to show to any
who may call.
Our Assortment of Artists’ Materials
j Is very extensive, being of the best manufacture,
sucli as Winsor A Newton’s Oil ami Water Colors,
Brushes. Drawing Pa|x-r*. Pencil*, ( rayons, Oils and
Varnishes, Mathematical Instruments, Ac.
Our stock embrace* all article* in this line, and is
the largest ami best selected in the State, and we of
fer the best inducements to dealer* and photograpers,
both as to quality of goods and as to prices.
PARTIES WISHING TO PURCHASE
Will be cheerfully furnished with our Catalogue,
which contains a complete list.
A large assortment of Oval, Gilt. Walnut, Ebony and
Constantly on ltand.
E. J. D. LAERABEE A CO..
No. Oil Kxchnnge Street.
June 23, 1SW2. If
Old l'nuiics Ke-Oilt,
AND RENEWED by
___MORRISON k CO.
Phot or nip hie tiomlsi A Chemicals.
OUR stock iu this department is complete, com
prising every article used in the art.
MORRISON A CO.,
jum-24dtfw3t M Mnrttei Square.
I 11. 11. 11 A 1,
JUNCTION ON NMMM AM) MUD&IM srs.,
Fine Chemicals, Pure Drugs,
ENSLISB, FRENCH AND \BEKHAN KRFl’lEKY,
AND FANCY GOODS.
APOTHECARIES’ HLASS II ini’. FOREIGN
L h Kt I ns, s i' no ir it. / \ n rn i 1/ / v rs,
th i ssns, srrron ti ns, /in. 11 aw,
HLASTIt STtKMMiS, fc.
VARNISHES, PAINTS, OILS,
ki koskm: oil, l«hi> oil,
And all other articles usually kept in a Drug aud
tr State Agent for DAVIS k KIDD’S MAG
NETO-ELECTKIC MACHINES. eoUAwtoctl
CITV HOTEL, - - PORTLAND.
A M A8 A T. C. DODGE,
IIAVrNU assumed the proprietorship of
this house, promises to spare no pains to
arcutnnuMlatr It. former fiatnm. a, well aa
his old frii'ixls anti the public generally
Haring hatl an experience of sixteen years,
_ lie thinks he can now “keep , hotel."
Thi, house is one of the best In the city, and rerr
Btreet"* ^ locI,,H* on Conyrcaa, corner of Green
Portland, Aug 23, IstB. ,13nfcw3m
THK undersigned respectfblly informs the
pnblie that lie has leased the above House,
on Federal Street, Portland, and invites
the travelling community to call and soe if
he knows "how to keep a hotel " Clean,
airy room*, good beds, a well-provided table, atten
tive servants and moderate charges are the induce
ments he hold* out to those whose business or pleas
ure call them to the Forest City.”
I. -a, * . JONATHAN BLISS, Proprietor.
Portland, Aug. 19,1802. dtf
TS the largest and best arranged Hotel la
the New England States; is centrally loca
ted, and easy of access from all the routes of
travel. It contains the modem improve
_Jments, and every convenience for the com
fort and accommodation of the travelling public.
The sleeping rooms are large and well ventilated;
the suit* of room* are well arranged, and completely
ftimished for families and large travelling parties,
and the house will coutiuue to be kept as a first clam
Motel in ever)’ respect.
LEWIS RICE, Proprietor.
Boston, January. 1862. d7mi*
PREBLE HOUSE, - - PORTLAND, ME.
SitaateS aa r.aireM, earaer ef
THIS is the largest Hotel in the .State, pos
sessing all the modern Improvements, and
first class in every appointment.
TERMS MODERATE. FOR BOARD BY WEEK
CHA8. U. ADAMS, Proprietor.
BATH HOTEL, ~
By C. M. PLUMMER.
386, Washikotow 8t., Bath.
% "Terms $1 per day. Stable connected
Batb, June 23,1862. dtf
SAHARA HOUR HOUSE,
Alft-otl Carr, - - Proprietor,
TIIF. ('It, ,, Hath is one of the healthiest
localities on the coast of Maine—delight Hil
ly situated on the Keunebee, twelve miles
--from the U...I afford, one of tlie most
uniting re'-reats from the dust and turmoil of oar
Ttie saiiadahiick is one of I lie finest, most spa
cious. and best appointed Hotels in the State, located
witliiu III SIS- minutes walk of the Ircpot, Steamboat
i-andiug, rest t ttfice. ('nstout House, Ac., being di
rectly ill the business ueulre of the City.
Trrass Moderate hr the Week er Oar.
Hath, June 23, W12. dtf
]j^j| O. M. SHAW, - - PROPRIETOR
largest, most central House in the city. Nearea t
to Railroads and Sleambosts.
IVHOKSF.S AXU CARKfAGES TO LET d-c
E. Cl. Mayo, .... Proprietor.
; l 1IF. sulsu-riher would very rvspectftolly an
nounce to his numerous'friends, and tho
pnblk- generally, that during the temporary
icnnipul-ory suspension of his bosiness tie
nirni-h-si this well-known house anew, and la
now better than ever prepared tu wait upon his cus
tomers. and hope* by strict attention to their wants
to merit a continuance of the patronage which he has
hitherto received. E. (, MAYO
l’aasailnmkeag. June 23.1802. dAwtf
DIRIGO EATING HOUSE,
No. 7 MILK STREET. - - - TORT LAND, ME.
JOHN ROBINSON, Proprietor.
Every Delicacy of (he Season
Served up at all ho uni.
TURTLE SOU!*. TUESDAY AND FRIDAY. *
BROOK TROUT aadall kiadewf GAME
£enr#d lo order.
PINE APPLE LEMONADE.
Frogt Served to Order.
*.* Jfcsls to Krtiri.AU Boabokhr at Redact'd Rates.
Open every Sunday from 8 to 1, and from 2 to &
OEce 74 Middle, car* mf Exehaage 9l*«
Agent of the following First Claw Insurance Co’a:
National Insurance C ompany,
Of Boston. - - Cash Capital and Surplus. £600,000.
Republic Fire Insurance C ompany,
Of New York. - - Cash Capital aud Surplus, £312,000.
Relief Fire Insurance Company.
Of New York. - - Cash Capital and Surplus, £260.000,
Equitable Fire and Narine las. Uo«,
PnncT J$*crRiTY, which ought always to he the
first comsidtnUum in effecting insurance, in here of
fered to the public, at Ok* h»r,nt rates <<f premium
adopted by *<>nmt and res/mmsilde companiea.
Office in “Boyd's Building,’’ opposite Poet Office.
June 23. dAwtf
I’ O It T I, A N I)
Mutual Fire Insurance Company.
mills Company continue to insure property on
1 terms as favorable as those of any reliable com
All poHciet upon which six premium* have been
paid, are renewed annually free of premium to the
Those desiring insurance will do well to call and
ascertain the terms before insuring elsewhere.
Oder 102 Middle Street*
CHARLES HOLDEN, President.
EnwAito Ski aw', Secretary.
June 23. eodSra
Xarine ln»nrance 1'onip.my.
OFFICE UNDER THE HAliiDAUOCK HOUSE,
Y RONT STREET.
TIIIF. President and I>irector* of the Rath Mutual
. Marine Insurance ( oiupany givenotiee that their
Capital Stock amounts to
And that they are pre|wrcd t«* make insurance on the
mutual principle, agaltist marine ii*k*. nut • weeding
ft I (MMMl in Htiy One Risk,
John Fatten, Win Orummoud, (i. E. R. Fatten,
Oliu r M«»>. -. saui'l 1 Robinson, E. K. Ilarding,
M I l aniietl, Arthur S« wall, J. F. Morse.
.1. II M l.« llan. Lrwia lUnefcmer, David Fatten,
,!»•*. Y. Fatten, S. A. Houghton, J. C. Jameson.
E. K. IIAKDINti, President,
E. C. I1YDE, Secretary.
Rath. July 8,1W2. d*>in
Book, Card & Fancy Printing,
AT THE OFFICE OF THE PRESS.
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