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Friday Morning, July 14, 1865.
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[From the London limes.]
THE RAILWAY OVER MONT CENIS.
The principles of railroad communication
are receiving an unexpected development.—
Between France and Italy, as poets sing and
conquerors discover, nature has interposed the
Alps and snow. So, in the Franco-ltalian
Railway, running by Mont Cenis, there is what
is called “a break,” rather a cool way of ex
pressing the fact that the Alps themsetves run
across the line. Of course the natural idea oi
railway engineers was to bore through (his
obstacle by a grand tunnel, upwards of seven
miles in length. Of this prodigious work
more than lour miles have actually been com
pleted, but it is calculated that even under the
most iavorable circumstances eight years must
elapse before the whole tunnel can be opened.
Meanwhile the mountain is crossed by a com
mon road, not a bad road tor such a place, but
on the cqgtptary, a very good one. Perhaps no
mountain To ad could be much better, but the
“break” is, of course, a terrible obstacle to
traffic asnow-a-days understood. This bit of
turnpike is about 47 miles long, and so steep
and difficult that nine hours in summer and
nearly eleven in winter are allowed tor the
journey from one end to the other. Indeed,
in winter the passage is uncertain in the ex
treme, the heavy diligences cannot be dragged
or guided over the snow and ice, and Bledges
are used instead of them. Under these cir
cumstances of annoyance and delay it was
suggested that a railway should be tried upon
the mountain itself, and the Report which we
publish in our extra half-sheet to-day leaves
us in little doubt about the success of the
'l he road over Mont Cenis is so good and so
wide that there is room upon it for the pro
jected line without hindrance to the ordinary
traffic, but it is not proposed simply to run lo
comotive engines over the common highway.
There is to be a real railway laid down; indeed,
something more than a railway, which, per
haps, we may best describe as a railway and a
half. In this lies the secret of the newly ap
plied principle. If the reader on his next
journey will look at the engine which is to
draw his train, he will have no difficulty rndis
vering the ‘driving wheel,’ which is worked upon
immediately by the piston, and which, in fact,
draws all the rest alter it. Sometimes two,
or it may be three wheels, may be seen -coup
led together by an outside bar, which makes
them all “driving-wheels,” and increases pro
portionately the holiofthe engine on the rails
and its tractive power. But in ascending a
road so steep as that over Mont Cenis ,more
hold and more power are needed than have
ever been required on a permanent way in
this country, and the necessary addition has
been supplied by adding a third rail and a sec
ond system of “driving-wheels.” Between the
original rails, in the middle of the permanent
way, another rail is laid down, on its side, and
at an elevation of some seven or eight inches
above the rails outside. To bite upon this mid
dle rail horizontal wheels are constructed,
driven by pistons of their own, and between
these horizontal wheels the middle rail is firm
ly clipped. The engine thus obtains a double
hold upon the road by two systems of “driv
ing-wheels” acting at right angles to each oth
er, and the result is such an accession of ad
hesion and power as will enable a locomotive
to draw a train up the slopes of Mont Cenis.
That, in plain words, is the description of the
project which. the scientific reader will find
technically delineated in Captain Tyler’s Re
In so far as the experiment has been yet
conducted it is certainly a success, and a
greater success than was anticipated. The
drawbacks pud difficulties have proved fewer
and slighter than the estimate assumed. Last
winter, as justly argued, was a winter to try
anything, and if this overground railway was
not much impeded by the snows of 1866 we
may look with much confidence to years in pros
pect. The railway actually fared better than the
ordinary road, was more easily cleared of snow,
aodwas fitter tor immediate use. The horses
on the common road were not frightened by the
locomotives. No accident occured on this ex
perftnent portion of the-line, and the success of
the triple rail was apparently established. As
to safety, that, on Mount Cenis, is rather a
comparative term, but Captain Tyi.eb is of
opinion that the railway would be safer than
the diligence. He remarks indeed, very natur
ally, that the idea is somewhat appalling upon
a first glance. The railway cars gallantly took |
the outside of the road and left the inside to
the horse traffic, so that the train will run on
the very edge of tremendous precipices, down
steep gradients, and round exceedingly sharp
curves. Under such conditions Captain
Tyxeb reasonably anticipates that much “ex
tra risk” would be feared, and that an ordinary
railway accident might be thought to portend
a vety extraodinary smash. He declares, how
ever, that the powei of guiding and checking
furnished by the middle rial and the horizon
tal wheels acting upon it is so great that the
balance of considerations is in favor of safety
and, indeed, for that matter, we do not see
that the ordinary dangers of railway travel
ling can be much increased by the chasms of
the Alps. A fall down a precipice is a fright
full thing to contemplate, but if we recollect
what happened the other day at Staplehurst
from a tall of ten or twelve feet into a little
rivulet, we may well conclude that worse
could hardly come to pass if the abyss should
be a thousand yards deep.
There is also another consideration, not
overlooked by the Government Engineer. If
these new “driving wheels” and this additional
rail can insure the safety of a train even on
the precipitous sides of the Alps, may they not
add to the safety of our ordinary trains under
circumstances ostensibly less perilous? Our
railways do not very commonly bridge yawn
iug chasms or scale towering clifls, but the
records of disasters are sufficient to show that
they have risks of their own, and that these,
tthough on a smaller scale, are but too often fa
Why, then, should we not avail ourselves
oi “ an element of safety in locomotive work
ing” entirely neglected at present? Why not
employ the means of keeping our trains more
surely on the lines and exerting a vastly in
creased ureak power, even though we do not
expect that a fractured coupling or a broken
tire will plunge us into a yawning gulf? If
any such reform should arise from these curi
ous experiments, we may find more reason
than at first sight appears for taking an inter
fisrt in the Kairoad of Mount Cenis.
Cat Killed by Robins, a most remark
able instance ot the belligerent qualities of the
robin recently happened in Somerset, Pa. It
appears that a hall-grown _ cat belonging to a
citizen, had a fancy for killing young chickens
and birds. A few days since, when puss was
engaged in her favorite amusement, some six
or eight robins combined to close her career.
They attacked her in a body, pouncing upon
her with great fury, and planting their beaks
into her head with a severity which caused the
cat to indulge in frightful screams. Upon the
inmates of the house coming to her assistance
the robbins retired from the conflict, and the
cat escaped under an adjoining kitchen. Not
coming out, and a rather disagreeable smell
issuing therefrom in a few days afterward, the
floor was taken up, and the cat found dead,
with her eyer picked out, and other evidences
about her head of bavins been severely dealt
An Italian paper, while observing that ma
ny persons, anxious to witness an eruptton of
Versuvius, have from time to time fallen vic
tims to their curiosity, states that a Dutch
traveler, who lately made the ascent with oth
er tourists, was taken iU from the vapor sent
lorth by the crater, and died shortly after.
A Baby Thief and a Baby Witness:—
A curious incident lately occurred in a French
criminal court. A young woman, carrying a
child less than a year old in her arms, was ar
raigned for having stolen three gold ten-franc
pieces from the bouse of a lady where she call
ed on business. The prisoner stated in her
defence that her baby snatched the coins from
a table without her knowledge, and carried
them home in its hand; that she had just dis
covered them there, and was preparing to go
back with the money, when she was arrested.
The defense was thought most imprdpable ow
ing to the child’s age j bufthe president, in or
der to test its possibility, ordered one of the
ushers to lay three gold pieces on the ledge of
the dock, within the baby’s reach. The mo
ment the little thing saw the money it clutch
ed the pieces firmly and tried to put them in
its mouth. This experiment satisfied the tri
bunal that the woman had told the truth, and
she was in consequence acquitted of the
Why Persons Should
LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY,
OF NEW YORK. ‘
1st—It has more than double the CASH ASSETS
of any Life Insurance Company in the United States,
2nd—The Rates for Insuring are less than most
other Companies, as may be seen by reference to our
published tables, while the Dividends are larger.
3d—And all important to persons who wish to in
sure, our Dividend for the last five years was larger
in amount, and in proportion to premiums paid, than
was ever declared by any other Life Insurance Com
pany in the world, being over
T'O JPer Cent.
4th—Dividends are payable annually, the next be
ing February 1st, 1866, and may be used as cash in
payment of the premium for any current year, which
gives all the advantages of the note system without
having to pay interest on notes.
F. 8. W1N8TON, President.
Gen. Agent for the New England States.
C3F"All information given by application in person
or by letter, to
J. T. <t- II'. LANGFORD, Agents,
22 EXCHANGE ST, PORTLAND.
Portland Acac’e-my !
C. O. VSt JCS, MHCCengor to ,T. H. JIAttSON.
THE vacation of two week, announced by Mr. H.
having ended, a short Summer Term of five
weeks will be commenced
MONDAT MORNING, June 2fllh.
Masters and Misses of all ages and attainments, re
ceived at any time in the Term. Terms for Summer
Term of Hve weeks, *5.00. School Room at Union
Hall, head of Green Street; entrance on Free Street.
U. O. FILES, Principal, 38 Hanover St.
Post Office address, Box 103 june28tf
Proposals for Materials for the
Navy Department, )
Bureau of Equipment and Recruiting, }
June 24,1866. )
SEALED PROPOSALS to furnish materials for
the Nary for the fiscal year ending 30th June,
1866, will be received at the Bureau of Equipment
and Recruiting until 10 o'clock A. M. of the 25th day
it July next, at which time the opening will be com
The materials and articles embraced in the classes
named are particularly described in the printed
schedules, any of which will be furnished to such per
sons as desire to offer, on application to the com
mandants of the respective navy yards, and those of
all the yards upon application to the Bureau.
Bidders are referred to the commandants of the re
spective yards for samples, instructions, or particular
description of the articles; also, for blank forms of
offers and guaranty.
The classes of this Bureau are numbered and des
ignated as follows:
No. 1. Flax, Canvas and No. 15. Sheet Iron.
Twine. 18. Soap and Tallow.
2. Cotton,Canvas and 20. Brushes.
Twine. 22. Stationery.
3. Iron, &c., 23. Hardware.
4. Tin, Zinc, &c. 24. Ship Chandlery, j
5. Sperm Oil. 26. Copper Wire.
7. Cooking Utensils. 29. Firewood.
10. Leather, &c. 31. Whale, Neatsfbot
11. Hose. and Tar Oil.
12. Lignum vitae. 34. Chain Iron.
13. Lamps and Lant- 36. Coal.
terns. 40. Sheet Copper.
14. Ox Hides for Rope.
The following are the classes, by their numbers, re
quired at the respective navy yards:
Nos. 1, 2, 3, 6,10,18, 22, 24.
Noe. 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 10, 11, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 21, 26,
Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13,18, 20, 22, 23, 24,
29, 31, 36.
Noe. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, 11,12, 20, 22, 24, 29, 31, 40.
Nos. 1,2, 3,4, 5, U, 12, 18, 22, 24, 29, 34.
Nos. 1, 2,5, 7,10,11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26,29, 31.
Wahoo and Calisaya Bitters.
A HAPPY comb is ions of Vegetable Tonios.—
Can be arank witu impunity by ma’e&nd female
■An and young, asa da ly Coverage. They will for
ti y i he ay*Um sgaii.et the many 11 e to which we are
daily exposed; also against the evl effects of un
wholesome looo aod drink*, change of climate, &c,
and to e«toreto the invalid h a th and vigor.
An Infallible Rdtuoy to all disoases of the Stem
ach, Liver and howels. A*8u Appetizing Morning
Jevtrage, the Wahoo and Cslitaya Bitters stand un
Un o icit d TetiimoniaN frem v»rioae sources are
beiDg tfoo ed u^on us dally, of the efficacy of tbeee
Bittern in restoring ihe atflictod, some of a horn have
been heretofore supposed incurable Hence they
are prescribed by iiuny eminent physician* *11 over
The B.fcrs are pl« asa't to the taste, and gr&tefo)
to the debi Jtat< U tyn« in 1 he Wahoo and Calisaya
Kilters, »s a fami v raeoicire, and a daily family bev
erage, can be Ueed without rear, or the poss bility o
doing injury to even an in rant, as they contain no
poisonous <ltug4, tint are purely vegetable,and keep
the system vigorous an 1 healthy, these Utters are
Mold upon their merits and can be had in every town
in the United States and Canadas.
Depot 14 J lo Jain s St, Syiacuse, N Y, and 86 Dey
it, New York.
E L. st *nwood, Gen’l Agent for Portland, Me.
FOR PARTIES WISHING TO BUILD.
f I THE subscribers offer for sale a large quantity of
X desirable building lots in the West End or the
city, lying on Vaughan, Pine, Neal, Carlton. Thomas,
West, Emery, Cushman, Lewis, Bramhall, Monu
ment, Danforth, Orange and Salem Streets.
They will sell on a credit of from one to ten years,
if desired by the purchasers, and to parties who will
build houses of satisfectory character, they will ad
vance. f desired, one fourth qf the cost qf building, on
completion qf the house. From parties who buila Im
mediately, NO CASH PAYMENTS REQUIRED.
Apply every day except Sunday, from nine to ten
A. M., at the office of the subscribers, where plans
may be seen, and full particulars obtained.
J ’ J. B. BROWN & SONS.
Portland, May 3, 1865. may4tf
J. W. SYKES,
FLOOR, GRAIN, SEEDS, PROVISIONS, LARD, BUT
TER. and WESTERN PRODUCE generally.
Particular attention given to .hipping by quickest
and cheapest routes. JS’o. 1&2 South Water St.,
1 n’r u x 471
-Messrs 8. G. Bowdlear k Co; M«yn
l ' *.*}?**> H A W. ChickeriogtC H. Cummings
i v '«««!!* *>*one; lialktt, Davis k Co; Boston.
vv’jlT1 w"Si President N'cwt-n National Bank,
■'"ut.m.Ms,,,e B Ooffln Esq, N.Y.City frbMi
Sails and Rigging for Sale.
rUHE Stontof. Nigging, Rail, and Blocks oi the
■ “ S? ton" old measurement,
saved in perfect order. The draft 0f the soars can be
seen at our store.
McGILVEKY, RYAN ft DAVIS
Junel«—dtf No. 101 Commercial Street.
WELL arranged for Concerts, Leotules, Exhibi
tions, Levees, &c., may be obtained on applica
tion to RICHARD COLE, Superintendent.
1 junelSdtf No. 3 Toimas Place.
U. S. Sanitary Commission
ARMY & NAVY CLAIM AGENCY.
NO CHABGE FOB SEBVICES.
W. II. Fessenden, Local Agent.
OlHce, No* 05 Exchange Street*
nnHE u S. SANITARY COMMISSION desiring to
A relieve Soldiers, Sailors, and their families from
the heavy expenses usually paid tor the prosecution
of such claims, have established this Agency, to col
lect pensions, arrears of pay, bounty and other claims
against the Government, without charge or ex
pense OP ANY KIND WHATEVER TO THE CLAIM
On application sent to this Agency, stating the
name and post office address of the claimant, the
name, rank, company, regiment, service, and State of
the soldier on whose account the claim is made, date
of discharge or death, the proper blanks will be filled
out as for as possible and forwarded to the person ap
plying. These can then be executed and returned to
this office, where the claim will be proscuted to a final
issue in the shortest possible time.
INSURANCE against accidents in travelling on your
summer excursions can be effected in reliable offi
ces. as follows:
For 10 cents we will give vou a ticket insuring your
life for $3,900, which your heirs will receive in case of
death by accident, ana $15 per week compensation in
case of injury in travelling. Tickets good for twenty
four hours, longer periods in proportion ; or for $25
we will issue a policy on your fife for $5,000, and $25
per week compensation against all and every descrip
tion of accident, travelling or at home. Less sums m
All persons are invited to call at our office and re
ceive further information.
.JOHN E. DOW & SON,
29 EXCHANGE STREET.
Get Insured. jun29—Irneod.
B. H. JONES,
Manufacturer and Dealer In
Boots, Shoes and Rubbers,
NO. Ill FEDERAL STREET,
For Ladies and Gentlemen, from the very BEST
STOCK to be found hi the metropolitan and foreign
markets, made to order, and warranted to give en
All first class Boots made with
None but the best workmen employed, and the
shop constantly supplied with the best of stock, re
gardless of expense.
Mr. J. Xu WILLEY, who has had long experience
in manufacturing custom work in this city,has charge
of the manufacturing department..
Punctuality Is the motto of this establishment
and all work ready tor delivery as promised,
ty Repairing neatly done at short notice.
CLEAVELAND Sr CO.,
HAVE OPENED AT THE
Corner of Free and Cross Streets,
A Stock of Materials usually kept by Photographic
Stock Dealers, and will keep constantly on hand a
good assortment of
Goode used by Photographers,
American and Foreign Cameras,
Improved Card Cameras,
ROLLING PRESSES, Extra Quality ALBUMEN
and SAXE PAPERS, PURE CHEMICALS, CASES,
FRAME8, &c., at the
Lowest Cash Prices.
Prompt attention given to Orders.
CLEAVELAND & CO.,
June 27—eod3w PORTLAND.
Old and young should use
fV FOR / ^
It prevents or stops the Hair
from falling; Cleanses, Beautifies,
Preserves, and renders it Soft and
Glossy, and the Head free from
It is tho best Hair Dressing and
Preservative in the world.
Manufacturers’ & Traders’ Bank.
■\TOTICE is hereby riven that at a meeting of the
Stockholders of the Manufacturers and Traders
Bank, held on the 26th day of June, 1866, it was vot
That the Directors be, and they are hereby instruc
ted and authorized to surrender the Charter of the
Bank, and to organize a “National Banking Associa
tion” under the laws of the United States, and to
make all certificates and papers, and to do and per
form all acts necessary to carry into effect the object
of this vote.
Pursuant to this vote, the Directors have procured
the assent of the owners of two-thirds of the Capital
Stock, and voted to surrender its charter and to pro
ceed immediately to organize a “ National Banking
A mnei^flivn ^
Voted, That the capital of the National Associa
tion be divided into shares of One Hundred Dollars
each, instead of fifty dollars each, as they now stand
in the Manufacturers and Traders Bank, and that the
Directors adiust the matter with such stockholders
as own odd shares, by fixing a price which they will
give or take to the fractional part.
EDWARD GOULD, Cashier.
Call and Examine
Button-Hole Sewing Machine!
rpHE CROWNING INVENTION in the Sewing Ma
X chine line, substantial in construction, simple in
arrangement, and perfectly successful in its opera
tion, doing the most difficult branch of sewing work
with an incredible rapidity, and In a manner which,
for both beauty and durabui ty.
Par Surpasses the Best Work Done by Hand.
It is the only practical Button-Hole Sewing Ma
chine known to exist. An examination of it at our
Room will convince yon of its value.
83P* Samples of work sent by mail whenever re
We have also first class Sewing Machines for fami
ly use and manufacturing purposes.
Agency for Maine 82$ Exchange Street, Port
land, Fox Block, over Telegraph Office.
Having recently spent a few weeks in New York,
where he improved the opportunity of exchanging
views with many of the oldest, most successful ana
skillful Dentists of that city, upon the moat scienti
fic manner of filling teeth, would announce to his
friends and patrons that he has returned, and is
again ready to wait upon those who may wish to have
their decayed teeth filled, their aching ones extrac
ted. or artificial ones inserted.
From the many persons of Portland for whom Dr.
J. has recently filled teeth or inserted artificial ones,
he choose to select the following, to whom reference
may be made:—Rev. Geo. L. Wiuker, Rev. Dr Chick
oring, Dr. I. T. Dana. Dr. Wm. c. Bobinson, Chas.
A. Lord, Editor of the Christian Mirror.
Dr. J .s office is 229$ Congress Street, 2d doors west
from the New City Hall and Court House.
f)AA YDS SPOOL COTTON for sale at 5 cents a
«UV t spool at the Auction Room of
julyTtf C. E. PORTER, 109 Federal St.
For Sale and to Let,
Beal Estate for Sale.
HOUSE and LOT No. 37 Middle Street, known ae
the Payeon House.
House and Lot corner of Watervffle and Sherbrook
Sts. Terms easy, to suit purchasers
Apply to W, 37} Middle St. Julylldtf
mA three story BRICK HOUSE, on Myrtle
St., nearly new, and containing eleven rooms.
Possession will be given immediately. Terms
easy. Enquire of BREED Sc TUKEY,
_ , No. 50 Union St.
Portland, July 11,1866.—dim
Valuable Property tor Sale
ON FREE STREET.
•A&tA The desirable BRICK BLOCK Nos. 21, 21},
miiii 23, Free Street. Well arranged as Stores
JiSltand Dwellings. This property is for sale on
such terms as will make it very desirable for invest
For particulars apply to
JOHN C. PROCTER,
June 8—dlw Lime Street.
House and Lot for Sale.
mA two story DWELLING HOUSE, in good
order, situated on the Comer ot Cumberland
and Chestnut Streets. This house is very
pleasantly located, and well arranged for two &mi
liesj has plenty of hard and soft water.
The lot is about 75 feet on Cumberland and 65 feet
on Chestnut Sts.
For terms, &c., apply to
JOHN C. PROCTER,
July 8—d3w Lime St.
Beal Estate at Woodford’s Corner
FOB HALF l
vjKtis J :>■. That beautifully located Cottage
House situated on the height of land
Lnear the Kemlck House, at Wood
ford’s Corner, will be sold cheap.—
__The house contains seveu finished
rooms—Lugo pantry, cistern in the cellar, good well
of soft water, Ac., Ac. It has been painted outside
this summer, and put in perfect repair. The lot con
tains one acre—and for beauty of location for a subur
ban residence is unsurpassed in this vicinity.
The Horse Railroad passes near the property, and
afiords easy access to the city day and evening.
It will be sold cheap as the owner resides in an
other State. For Terms, Ac., apply to
JAMES H. HARMON,
JulyT 2w Argus Office.
Valuable Beal Estate!
MThe finely located Real Estate, on the cor
State and Danforth Sts.,
Now owned and occupied by the subscriber.
JAMES M. CHURCHILL.
For particulars enquire of his Attorneys, Messrs.
Dkblois A Jackson, 58 Exchange Street.
For Sale or to Let.
THE new French Cottage, on the Cape Cottage
road, opposite Capt. Green Walden’s, containing
fourteen rooms, with about seven acres of land. It
is unsurpassed on the Cape. Enquire of
jy6—df 121 Commercial Street.
Farm for Sale.
SITUATED in North Yarmouth, on the Glouces
ter road, formerly known as the “ Col. Cushman
Place,” within two miles of two depots on the G. T.
R. R., containing 200 afcres of land, 40 of which is
wood land: fences mostly stone wall. Building
good two storied house, with out-buildings: and barn
100 feet by 39, cut ftill of hay last year. Orchard—
consisting of several hundred thrifty apple trees, all
grafted ; bore in *62, 1500 bushels, and m ’64 we have
Bold $600 00 worth of apples, besides a bountiful sup
ply for a large fiunily. Pear, plum and cherry trees
in bearing, with a variety of other fruit.
Also, a Cranberry patch from which 30 bushels have
been taken in one season.
The location is a fine one, with plenty of shade
trees. Mills, school house. &c., near by.
For further particulars inquire on the premises.
june3eo<13m* SAM’L H. SWKKTSIR.
LARGE CHAMBERS over HO and 112 Federal st.
JEFFERSON COOLIGE & CO.,
apl9dtf Cot. Commercial and Franklin streets.
The two storied, double tenement, Brick
|!|i' Block, situated on Stevens* Plains, Westbrook
fflULSaid Block contain^ 14 rooms in each tenement.
Lot 8 rods on the street, and 18 rods deep, on which is
a stable 24 by 40 feet.
. This property is offered at a price which insures it
a good investment.
Apply to "NT. K. SAW V MR. noar o*
to J. 0. PROCTOR, Lime street. june8tf
ELEVEN Hoase Lots, comprising 45,000 feet of
Land, on Emery, Cushman and Lewis st. for
sale by W. H. STEPHENSON.
Portland, April 26,1865.-dtf
YACHT NETTLE, 20 tons, built of white oak,
copper hastened, and coppered one year ago; new'
sails and rigging. Ballasted with 6 to 7 tons iron.
For further particulars inquire of
B. J. WELLARl), St. Lawrence
House, India Street. ad29dtf
mThe House No. 494 Congres Street, for one
week. Enquire of J. J. DAVI8, at J. E.
Fernald & Sons, No. 87 Middle St. If not sold,
after that time will be to let. julyl2dlw*
A ONE and a ball Story House, Barn and Shed, all
/V in good order, together with one acre of good land
i*0irfgn state of cultivation, situated about half a
mile from Portland Bridge. Inquire of
JOHN C. PROCTOR,
julyl0d2w Lime Street.
mHE Vinegar Works, on Fore Street, will be sold
A at a bargain, if applied for soon. This is a good
chance for any one washing to enter into business.—
The works will turn out from one thousand to fifteen
hundred bbls. of Vinegar per year.
Also, about 40 acres of land situated in Westbrook.
For further particulars apply at
JOHNSON & OLOYES BROS.,
may25dtf 380 Congress St., Portland.
MA ONE and a hall' story house, in good or
der, pleasantly located, together with the lot
30 by 80 feet. Price low—terms liberal. In
quire of JOHN C. PROCTER.
Valuable House for Sale.
SITUATED on Chestnut St., No. 38; is a two story
wooden house, finished throughout—14 finished
rooms, good closets, fine cellar, good water, hard and
soft. It is calculated for one or two fhmilies. It is
pleasantly and centrally located in an excellent neigh
borhood, and every w ay desirable. The lot is 40 by
108 feet. Inquire oh the premises. Junel9dtf
A TENEMENT centrally located, to a family with- j
out children, at one hundred and fifty dollars per
year. Apply to P. 8. W.,
junel6tf $o. 37£ Middle Street.
To Let or Lease for a term of Years.
rriHE Store and Wharf now occupied by Charles
A H. Merrill, situated between Union Wharf and
Merrill's. The Wharf contains about 1500 square ft.,
with a two story building thereon, 20 by 75. For fur
ther particulars inquire of
JOSEPH H. WHITE,
may25dtf No. Union Wharf.
House Lots for Sale.
SEVERAL finely located House Lots in Cape Eliz
abeth, three minutes’ walk from the Cape Bridge.
Inquire or E. N. PERRY, at the Sheriff’s Ottice, Port
land, where a plan of Cape Elizabeth lots may be
Farm for Sale.
mHE subscriber offers his Farm, situated in Cape
X Elizabeth, about three and a half miles from Port
land Bridge, containing 70 Acres Land, Buddings
good, Fences substantial stonewall, young Orchard,
choice grafted fruit. About 200 cords hard wood, half
Oak and Walnut. Also, Farming tools, and 60 cords
Terms of payment made easy.
For particulars Inquire of SCOTT DYER on the
premises, or through Portland P. O.
Houses for Sale.
I HAVE in my hands, for sale, several desirable
Dwelling Houses in good locations, and varying in
size and value: the latter ranging froifi 11700 to |5,
600. Apply to JOHN J.W. REEVES,
apr3tf 496 Congress Street.
Valuable Real Estate for Sale.
rflHK SouthgtUe Property, on Pleasant St., the lot
X containing about 12,600 square feet. For termB,
&c., application may be made to
GKO. E. B. JACKSON, Administrator,
aplSdtf 60 Exchange St.
Union Illuminating Oil.
THE undersigned has no hesitation in offeringthis
Oil to the public. It will burn in common Fluid
Lamps,and emits no unpleasant odor white burning.
It consumes as slow as Kerosene, when used In those
Lamps. It is a perfect substitute for Fluid, safe and
For sale at No. 183 Fore Street, by
Portland, May 4, 1868. eod3m
fTlHE barge “Cokfobt” has been leased to Mr.
X HARRY BAKER for the coming season. Par
ties wishing to engage her fer excursions, will please
call on Mr. Bakes, at Mr. Partington’s Ice Cream
Saloon, (under Lancaster Hall,) at 10 o’clock each
day. CAPT. WM. WILLABD.
Notice to Builders.
PROPOSALS will be received by the undersigned
at Lewiston. Me., until Wednesday next, 12th
tost.. for the erection oi the New Catholic Church at
Lewiston. Plans and specifications may be seen at
Bradley*® Hotel, near the Qrand Trunk depot, to this
The right to reject any and all bids not deemed
i satisfactory is hereby reserved.
MICHAEL LUCEY, Pastor.
Portland, July 7, 1866. july7td
Wants, Lost and Found.
lOO Bushels Currents Wanted.
THE highest prices paid for ripe Currents, by W.
S. MAINES, Windham, and GREENOUGH &
A LADY to finish Photographs in ink and colors,
to go out of town.
Apply to J. E. PICKET,
julylodlw* 28 Market Square, Portland, Me.
fTl^AMS to haul Ship Timber from Waterboro’ to
X Saco River, for which a fkir price will be paid.
Apply to GEORGE SMITH,
J uly 12-dtf 186 Fore Street.
Wanted to Exchange.
ANY person haring a small convenient house in
1 ,,, t-v they would like to exchange for a small
Jhrm, will correspond with box 649, giving location of
house, &c. The thrrn contains about thirty acres of
exoellent land, well divided into fields, pastures and
wood lot; first class buildings, large orchard; within
ten minutes walk of two churches and scheoi house.
Will be exchanged with or without crops and tools.
Portland, J uly 3d, 1866. J ulylldl w*
AN experienced CLERK in a Dry Goods Store.—
Apply at 320 Congress St. Julylld3t*
MEN LOOKING FOR BUSINESS to investigate
the merits of the new and very valuable IN
VENTIONS now being ottered at the
INVENTORS’ EXCHANGE, 80 FEDERAL ST.
Such a splentUd opportunity to make money rapid
ly, in a LEGITIMATE BUSINESS, never before
was offered in the State of Maine.
tY Call without delay if yon wish a choice of
territory F. T. CUSHING.
LOST between Pleasant and State Street, on Fri
day evening, July 7th, a set of Charms, contain
'"g a Gold Boot, Gold Dollar, Gold Cross and
Pen-kniie. The finder will be suitably rewarded by
leaving the same at either 49 Pleasant Street, or 143
Commercial Street. E. H. SOULE.
Portland, July 10,1866.—lw*
Lost op Stolen.
A LARGE Genre Board Drag Boat, Lap-streak,
green outside, with white and yellow stripe, and
about ten tons, was taken from her moorings at Peaks
Island on Friday night. Whoever will return said
boat to the subscribers shall be liberally rewarded.
, , „ SCOTT & WHITTEN,
julylodlw* Peaks Island.
A SITUATION to take ebarge oi one or more
Horses, or in any suitable employment, by a
colored boy, who can bring good recommendations
from recent employer.
Address 2091, Post Office. julylodlw*
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BE ALBERT D. RICHARDSON,
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Teachers, ladies, energetic young men, and especi
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larly adapted to their condition. We have agents
clearing $160 per month, which we will prove to any
doubting applicant. Send for circulars. Address
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Scranton & Burr, Agents.
I WILL pay tsm cents per lb. for all Pamphlets
delivered at the offioe ol the Por*ip*»a a-*,-- «*.,
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JatiUdtf J. M. BROWN.
l^Xt'EUlENCEU Agents, profcsAoal men, teach
Wia <ro a. .a uuergetio mm of RO">d addreaa, ot all
ol ,a» are wanted In nil pa^t. of the United state,
and Ca.adaa, to la e oi.de.-e lor the J.IFB OF
ABRAHAM LloCOUN, writteu by tbe widely
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(timothy Tiioomb.) The aunounoiment of thia work
baa beeo received wiili umveraal favor, and tbe preea
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work regard it as tbe test eubeoti tion book ever
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ailed .uoov-es. The author i. ao popular ai a writer
Hut the people sub-or.be f .r it readily and cbeer
f illv. Further iufor nation car bo obtained b7
ca ling at rny offlre, or addressing by mail, G. Bill,
8prlngiield Mass., • r l G. HUTCHINS, General
agent. Yarmouth, Maine. Jusotiodfcwlm*
Cadiz Salt for Sale.
A CARGO of Cadiz Salt now landing from ship
Cosmopolite at Central Wharf, in lots to suit
purchaeers. Apply to
C. H. SOULE,
No. 129 Commercial Street,
Portland, July 10,1865.—d2w*
OAA HHDS. 1 Prime Clayed Molasses, 1m
Ol/W 30Tierces,) ported in March, for sale by
GEORGE S. HUNT,
jy 6—d3w 111 Commercial St.
A 1"7~\ HHDS., ) Superior Musoovado Molass
jl f JL 53 Tierces, J es, cargo of Br. Brig “ Brill,”
95 Barrels,) from Sierra Morena. For sale
by GEORGE S. HUNT,
jy 6—d3w 111 Commercial St.
322 HHDS.) Muscovado Molasses now landing
12 Tierces) ex-brig James Crow, from Rem
edios, for sale by
H. T. MACHIN,
may!2dtf _, Galt Wharf.
QQ HHDS. new CLAYED MOLASSES ex-bark
GO Trovatora from Caybaran. For sale by
aprl9tf M. T. MACHIN, Galt Wharf.
GK HAH FEET Pine Plank, suitable ibr
'Wt/iUUU Cisterns, 12 feet long.
100 M Clear Pine Shingles,
100 M No. 1 Cedar Shingles,
500 M Pine and Spruce Laths to ar
rive in a few days.
Pine, Spruce and Hemlock Dimensions sawed to
Order. Doors, Sashes and Blinds constantly on hand
and made to order. For sale at prices to suit the
times, bv RUFUS DEER1NG,
mayl7d3m Hobson’s Wharf, 291 Commercial St.
Trinidad Sugar and Molasses.
QQ HHDS. prime Grocer*’ Sugar.
30 Tea. ) Choice Muscovado Molaaeei.
15 Bbln. J
Cargo ot brig J. D. Lincoln, now landing, and for
sale at No. 1 Central Whan, by
marchltf_ HOPHNI EATON.
O/ V/1 BOLTS of “David Corsar & Son’.” Leith,
faiV/V/ a Mil-cloth of superior quality, ju*t re
ceived direct from Liverpool, and for sale by
McGILVERY, RYAN & DAVIS,
septMdtf No. 1*1 Commercial Street.
Porto Rico Sugars.
QAO HHDS. GROCERY SUGARS now landing
tlvlO from Br. brig G. G. Roberts, and for sale
by E. CHURCHILL & CO.,
J»lyl lw No. 4, Portland Pier.
1200 KHD8. Liverpool Salt.
700 Hhdg Lisbon Salt.
1003 lihds Cadiz Salt,
in Fto e and to arrive; for salain loti to suit pur
oua-ois, at lowest market rates, by
E. U. WILLARD.
Pcrtlan i. M vy 20,1956.— & w2m
-FOR SALE BY
JAMES T. PATTEN & CO.,
QnA BOLTS Superior Bleached
300 do AUtongflax'‘Ctov- I ^jma Work6>
300 do Extra AU Long flax Arbroath.
300 do Navy Fine,
Deliyered in Portland or Boston,
Bath, April 20, 1863,ap22dtl
J_Kr\nBUSHEL8 prime dry Yellow Mealing
Hr CORN, cargo 01 tchOliri*. Buxton.
>'rlmeP K.ls'tndanri CmadaOATR.
4000 bash Unsound CORN, ft* sale very lo» by
, Edward h. bubgin,
Juoe37eod2w No 130 Commercial 8'.
A DIVIDEND of *5 persh’re will bo paid to the
stockholder* of the late Merchants ’ Rank, on
»n-1 afier Julv W, upon the surrender of their cir
tthcafes of etnek
CHA8. PAYSON, Cashier.
PorJand, June8d, 1886. jone27tl
A Magical Preparation
■ 1 AND-- •
dressing the hair.
r|lHIS preparation will free the head from Dand
X ruff and RESTORE THE HAIR TO ITS
NATURAL COLOR. It is NOT A DYE, but ope
rate* on the roots—restoring them to their natural,
STAlSsBt*A» 14 19 perfectly 0,e*n> “d NEVE®
It is unsurpassed.
Many of our customers, after using one bottle,
come and take a DOZEN BOTTLES for their own
^HICE FIFTY CENTS.
For sale at
Wholesale and Retail,
CHARLES CUSTIS & CO.,
WHOLESALE AGENTS tor the STATE ol MAIN E,
Morton Block, Congress Street, Portland.
I>. W. CLARK,
OFFIOE, NO. 32 EXCHANGE ST.,
ICE HOUSE-SILVER ST.
PBICKS OP ICB POE THE SEASON I8M.
10 lbs a day from June 1st to October 1st, (6.00
15 u “ « a no
20 “ “ “ 10.00
Fofty cents per 100 lbs.
When wanted tor a longer lime than the above, it
will be delivered at the same rate per month, but
when not wanted for the full season it will be charg
ed at the rate of <2 per month for 10 lbs a day.
Notice of change of Residence, if given at the Of
fice, instead of-the driver, will always prevent disap
Any customer leaving town for two weeks or more
at 0*>e time, by giving notice »t the office, will be en
titled to a proper reduction.
Complaints against the Driver for neglect, careless
nesp, or any other cause, must be made at the Office,
and will be attended to promptly. may2fid2m
CAYUGA CHIEF MOWER I
CUTS 4 feet 4$ inches, built wholly of Iron and
Steel, warranted to be the lightest draught Ma
chine hi tne Market, and is sold at the same price as
all others which cnt about four feet.
The Cayuga, Chief, No. 4,
Is really a One Horse Machine, not only in name bu
in practice. It cuts 31 feet, and like the No. 2, is con
structed of Iron and Steel. Every Machine is warrant
ed—‘the No. 2 to cut from 10 to 12 acres in ten hours;
the No. 4* with a horse weighing from 800 to 900
pounds, wil( cut with ease from 8 to 8 acres in ten
Send for Circulars to
H. W. LAN0EY & 00., Agents,
HARD WARE DEALERS. POBTLAWD, MAINE.
Woodman & Burnham, Biddeford, Me.
YOU WILL ALSO FIN© AT
H • W. LANC KY A- £JO*.
A fall assortment of all kinds of
New London Scythes, William Jordan's
Scythes, from $10 to $10 per doz.
Tilton's Pinned Rakes, Steams’ Patent Clasp Bakes,
and Van Orman Hay Porks.
Juneltf No. 21 and 23 Lime St.
The undersigned begs leave to an
nounc© they are manufacturing and
(Lkeep constantly on hand
with all the modern improvements, which they can
sell qs LOW as can be purchased elsewhere, of the
same quality. We have made arrangements, also, to
keep an assortment of New York and Boston Piano
Fortes, among which are
Steinway & Sons, of New York.
All instruments sold by us are warranted to give
Pianos to be let, and tuning done by experienced
Tuners. CALVIN EDWARDS & CO.
COOK & BAKER,
325 Congress Street,
CORNER OF CASCO & CONGRESS,
Hare opened a
First Class Oyster Saloon.
The best of New York and Virginia Oysters al
ways on hand.
We have, also
A Soda Fountain,
To supply the thirsty and refresh the weary.
Confectionery and, Fruit,
In their seasons, together with a variety of pleasant
CaU on COOK & BAKER.
Fare Reduced to the Penobscot River,
On and after June 1, the fare be
tween Portland and Bangor will be
$3.00; Rockland $2.00; other land
ings on the Hirer reduced In pro
—.-'portion, per steamer Regulator.
A. SOMERBY, Agent.
Portland; May 81, 18*6—dtf
THE undersigned have this day formed a copart
nership under the style of
S. R. JACKSON & SON,
tor the purpose of doing a general COAL BUSINESS,
at Sawyer’s Wharf, foot of High Street.
S. R. JACKSON,
Portland, June 12,1865-tf
SIX FEB CENT LOAN.
City of Portland,
Treasurer’s Office, I
March 11, 1868. (
CITY OF PORTLAND SIX PER CENT. BONDS
are for sals at this office, In sums to suit, not less
than $600, on one, two, three, four, and ten yean'
time, with Interest Coupons attached, payable semi
HENRY P. LORD, Treaaanr*
JULY 4rj 1865.
Fire Works, Fire Works 1
FIRE WORK8 of every description. Orders
from the Country eo'icitcd. Towns tupp ied a*
u anulecturers prices
CHAS. DAY. Jr .
114 Middle St.
Cur Works are from the BEST manufacturers
and titairanted t;■» give satisfaction.
Our long s ick Ro-ket . are preferable to the svort
one , 88 the do n-*t lose the train iu pasdnglthrough
the air junt24e^d&wtf
Seizure of Goods.
N TICK is hereby given that the following de
scribed goods were seized at this Fort, ou tne
days hereinafter mentioned, for a violation of the
April 26, 1866, on board barque **N. M. Haven,”
1 keg Powder April 27. 1865, on Commtrcial St, 1
bag Coffee. On board trig *G o W. Chase,” 1 bbl
Molisees. t kee Tamarinds Mar 19,1866, on board
stumer “Montrtat,” 1 bundle Cloth. May 80.1865,
on Commercial M, 1 lb! Molasses June 6, 1865, n
board s'earner ‘Mjnreal ” 6 b rttle* Brand*. Juno
9, 1866 n board-t«a*. er "Montreal,” 3 Chorouom
et‘rs Juno 18, 18d5, on board br.g •• Mar zaoU a *•
1 bbl, 1 brg and 1 flrkin *ugar: one bbl Molasses; 3
kegs Taroa.iu s. June 16, 1866, on board st^am«r
“Montreal,'* 1 box oon ain ng a piece of silk and a
porie-monnvie. Jure 21st, I8e6, on Wharf from
steamer ‘‘New Brunswick,” 1 bi cloves.
Any person or persons, c’aiming the same, are re
queued to appear and make such olalm witbin nine
ty days from the date hereof; otherwise the said
goo Is will be discoid ofi n acc rdance with the act
o> Coag-esi appproved A . .2.1844.
LiRAKL WASHBURN, Jr.,
June Tly 1865—dla3w Collector.
E. E. MILLETT,
Has removed from Long Wharf to
WO.3 UNION WHAW.P
Where he wffldoa Omerai Ocmmioem
will continue to deal at wholesale in *’*•*»«« auu
Flour, Com, Oats, Feed, die.
Postiand, March 22,1MB. mch23dtf
We. II W. Levee, fc ISO Commercial St.,
ST. LOUIS, MO.
Prompt attention give to the purchase and sale of
Floor and Merchandise generally.
»RJSFBBNOKS-Dwlght Durker, Banker, 8t, Lento,
Mo.; Thayer A Sargent, New York: Tyler. Bice A
Sons, Boston Mas.; J. B. Brown A Sons, Portland,
CHAS. B. MERRILL,
Counsellor and Attorney at Law,
Office No. 117 Middle Street,
Business with the Departments at Washington at
tended to. . Junel4d*w3m
WILLIAM A. PEARCE,
P L U M B E R!
Force Pumps and Water Closets,
NO. 124 EXCHANGE STREET,
Waim, Cold and Shower Baths, Wash
Bowls, Brass St Silver Plated Cocks.
EVEBY description of Water Fixtures for Dwel
ling Houses, Hotels, Public Buildings, Shops,
&c., arranged and set up in the best manner, and all
orders in town or country fhithfnlly executed. All
Unds of JOBBIHG promptly attended to. Constant
L,EAD plp£8> SHEET LEAD and BEER
PUMPS oi all descriptions. aprSdtf
J. T. Lewis & Co.,
Mannihctnrers and Wholesale Dealers In
AND FURNISHING GOODS.
Chamber!, Nni 1 and 2 Free Street Black,
(Over H. J. Libby A Co.*»)
j!P.LEWli;} PORTLAND, ME.
JDJlNJL & CO.,
Fish and Salt,
Luther Dana, Woodbury S. Dana,
June ldtf John A. S. Dana.
Wholesale and Itetail.
H. L. DAVIS.
AND MANUFACTURER OF
Premium raged Account Books,
Na. 53 Exehaage Street, Partiaad, Me.
CHAS. J. SCHUMACHER,
Fresco and Banner Fainter,
NO. 144 MIDDLE STREET.
Work executed In every part of the State.
BLAKE, JONES & CO.,
FLOUR AND GRAIN DEALERS,
And Receivers of
Western and Canadian Produce,
No. 137 Commercial St.. Granite Block.
Charles Blake, )
i w! g ) PO Rtlan l> .
CARRIAGE MANUFACTORY ! !
;;iil dy iJO<i) w* bii .
F. H RANDALL,
Carriages and Sleighs,
No. 20 PREBLE STREET,
marix <ltf PORTLAND, MAINE.
C. P. KIMBALL,
CARRIAGES AND SLEIGHS,
PREBLE STREET, (Near Preble House.)
Sale Rooms, 110 and 119 Sudbury St., Bouton, Maas.
— AND —
Traveling Bags !
Manufactured and for sale Wholesale and Retail by
DURAN & BRACKETT,
No. 165 Middle Street.
All orders in the city or from the country promptly
ALEXANDER D. REEVES,
Tailor and Draper,
98 EXCHANGE STREET,
Manufacture* to order and lu the beat manner Mili
tary and Navy Uniforms, and Boys Garments.
WOODMAN, TRUE & CO,
Nos. 54 and 58 .... Middle Street.
Needles and Trimmings always on hand.
CUT FROM MEASURE,
By CHARLES CC8TI8 A CO.
May 3—dtf Mobton Block.
New Bedford Copper Company.
rpHE undersigned agents or the above Company,
X are prepared to furnish suits of
YELLOW METAL A COPPER SHEATHING,
Bolt OoppeT, Bolt Yellow Metal, 8pikes. Nalls Ac
at short notice and delivered at any port required.
McGILVERY, RYAN ft DAVIS.
Economy is Wealth!
THE subscriber respectfully informs his triends in
general that he will
Mepair Ctenttemen’s Gann*”t*y
Or EVEBY DESCBIPTION,
At Short Notice and Fair Prices,
So that MONEY can be SAVED l» ‘*>es« War Times.
J. R. STORY, No. 33 Exchange St.
August 27,18W—dtf __
FIRE AND WATER-PROOF FELT
Ci i'11 Yel Roof ing
FOR FLAT ROOFS.
B. HERSEY. Agent.
janSOdtt No. 16 Union Street.
Fine "hirta made to Order, •
VBOM muu,, n
CHARLES CXXSTls $ CO,
»93 Congreee Street, MORTON BLOCK.
CHARLES CUSTIS& CO.,
****>4^’ IMU OBALBBd or
Wholesale and Retail,
CONGRESS ST., PORTLAND,
No. 1361-2 Middle 8treet, Portland, Me,
Kkubijcb— Rev. »r. Carruthere, Key. Geo. L.
Walker, Dr. K. Clark, Dr. Wm. RoMnaon, Ciirf.
Cyrtw StnnByant, E. Eggtngton. JaolSoodti
Under-Shirts and Drawers,
Eur Spring and Summer wear, in all eizee, ijr sale by
CHARLES CUSTIS & CO.,
MO'n’ON BLOCK, CONOBP.SH 6T.
A. A. ST HOLT,
Counselor and Attorney at Law,
CANAL BANK B UILVIN Q ,
Middle St., Portland.
ROSS rf- FEENY,
PLAIN AND ORNAMENTAL
STUOOO AND MASTIO WORKERS,
Oak Street, between, Con?ress and Free Sts.,
Coloring, Whitening and White-Washing prompt
ly attended to. Orders from out ot towu solicited.
Dr Fred A. Prince,
No. 11 Clapp’s Block, Congresr St,
HENRY P, WORCESTER,
Commission and Forwarding
@T” Merohanc&M ©f *ii kt»dH bought anti sold on*
Northern account. * •
Office.—No. 12 Campbell’s Wharf.
BT" Consignments solicited.
Refers, by permission, to Messrs Messrs. Lowell &
Sen ter; ttorrish & Pearson; John Dennis & Co.;
Clark, Bead & Co., Portland, Me. may23d6m
Leave Your Remands tor Collection
At B. D. Varrill’s
Law and Collection. Office,
No. 1M Middle Street, Portland.
WM. J ESSO I* & SON,
Steel Manufacturers I
And Importers ot
And other Norway and Swedes Iron.
1«7 Milk Street, Boston: and »1 John Street, New
OF ALL KIN l B,
Bought or Collected,
FINAL Settlement* Cashed, *'nd aH claims apainst
tlid Guvernment collected, by
Offlio wo. 63 Bxjh*nio Street,
Attention! Farmers of Maine,
ratronize Home Manufacture!
K ESPECIALLY WHBN IT If BEST.
BUT a lew more now are left of the Shaker Maine
Mowers. Those who want a Machine that will
give perfect satisfaction, call soon and jet the
Shaker Maine Mower,
either a one or two horse Machine, which for Ught
nee* ol draft and perfect execution ol business, can
not be excelled. CHARLES VINLNG.
West Gloucester, Me., June 1866.
Having used—these two years past—with entire
satisfaction, and this season purchased one of tl*e im
proved Shaker Maine Mowers, 1 unhesitating give it
as my decided opinion that it i* the very beet Machine
for the tanners ol Maine, or of the New England
States, of any Machine 1 have over used or seen in
operation, and this comprises nearly all the dlller
ent kinds that have been exhibited in our State.—
What is most Important, Is its lightness ot draft, and
the one horse Mower, In my opinion, was never yet
excelled, nor one made that would answer so perfect
ly in all respect* the end tor which It was designed.
This notice all inquiries and especially those who
have unwarantably made use of my name to injure
the reputation ol the Shaker Maine Mower, and help
sales of other Machine iu which parties have largely
invested. ISAIAH WENTWORTH.
East Poland, June 38,1866. juut^leod&w'jw
THE unexampled popoularlty achieved by our
brands ot these now celebrated Wines, I due
to their superior merits and undoubted parity.
For the sick chamber the “Angi lh a” win commend
itself. Where u highly tonic and invigorating stimu
lant Is desired our Port Is excellent.
The “Muscatel” is without doubt the finest Wine
of its class in the country, and as a Party or Desoert
Wine, Is delicious.
For a Dinner Wine the “Hock” 1* deservedly popu
See that our label and name la on each bottle.
PERKINS, STERN A CO.,
Dealing Exclusively In California Wines
For sale in Portland by Cbo8Kaw A: Co.
1HAVE this day formed a partnership under the
WRIGHT A CO.,
for the purpose of doing a General Commission Busi
ness, a special partner having furnished a Cash
Capital of three hundred thousand mil f»ts (Ba.
Mr. John S. Wright, No. 69 Wall Street, New York,
will act as our Agent In the United States.
We give our Power oi Attorney to *r, Q. G. T.
Wright, late ol the House of Maxwell, Wright A
Any business confided to °ur
best attention. G. GRANVILLE WRIGHT.
Rio do Janeiro, May 9, l««-_ jun20eod2m
Proposals for Hay.
TYROPOSALS are Invited until July 22nd, for the
I delivering at the Stables ot the Portland R. R.
Co., (In this city and '\?*ll>rook,) oi 150 or 800
Toks FIRST QUALITY LOOSE or PRESSED
HAY (it pressed it must be nett weight,) tn sneh
quantities, monthly, as desired between Sept. 1st and
The right to reject all propoAaln reserved.
J. J. OKRR1SH, Supt.
S Ships wanted to load Deals at Rvur-.i
for Liverpool and Bristol Channel.
Affi%LVERY, RYAN A DAVIB,
^ No. 161 Commercial Sir
Passage for Buenos Ayres, S
The BARQUE MIKA A C
now loading tor lor the above j.
.can accommodate eight pnwaon •
’seperate cabin and state room
McHII. VEAtl^, RYAN A DAVIS
161 Coman *
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fit(118 ii to forbid al* por*oi»«*
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s.oount.ssl -h.il jay ’"V, Vn"i f ft V.
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