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Boston Daily Globe (Newspaper) - November 12, 1872, Boston, Massachusetts TUESDAY NOVEMBER PRICE FOUR AMUSEMENTS B O S T ON ACSING THE Every at and and Afternoons at FURTHER T o B at 2 and involving the EVEN be presented the LOUIS LOUIS Concluding with the amusing Raymond Specialty of tho SPECTRE BRIDEGROOM I SPECTRE BRIDEGROOM THURSDAY Willow Popular prices BOSTON AMD THIS MISS CHARLOTTE As MEG GUY and Saturday Daughter aud 1addy Miles 1addy Miles Doors open at 7 Begins at SPECIAL The management respectfully announce that the EMINENT AUTHOR and DION And the charming and gifted DION MISS AGNES Are engaged to appear ut this on MONDAY In most beautiful and popular Hiber nian Love entitled THE Which will he produced with New anil Appropriate iiy a Cast of Exceptional Including DION THE POST DION Their original The celebrated Character BARRY as MICHAEL TEENY His 13 rat appearance iu this Keats can be secured Six Days in T J A M E S OPENING HAYING BEEN BEAUTIFULLY FRESCOED BRILLIANTLY LIGHTED NOW THE COSIEST THEATRE IN After months of ROI ROI The MARTINET VON BOUQUET BALLET ISLAND OF EVERY SCENE WO BEAUTIFUL 15 This piece produced at an expense of MATINEE on WEDNESDAY aud Box office open at 9 RICH H Great Double aud Monday and Tuesday tbe Sensational THE Wednesday nnd new local BARING the Friday and the beau EYED The above dramas will commence the Af ter winch the great variety Introducing the largest ana best in tho First appearance this season of the popular banjo Billy First appearance of the eccentric Hibernian John Doors will open at 7 on account of the extreme length of the our patrons will please be in their seats at when tlie entertainment will pos commence Wednesday Daring Dick and Saturday Black Eyed Susan and KNOW GALLERY OF 807 Washington opposite Hayward Place A startling and thrilling models of tho human in Health and Open from 9 to 10 Admission 50 L O G TJ A I Clogs given to all Jt A JM J 1 D i iUE Banjo or 180 Hanover ACADEMY O F CHELSEA TWO NIGHTS lath HAMLET AND pARKEE FRATERNITY LEC 5 CHOICE LECTURES FOR ANNA DICKINSON Will Lecture on TUESDAY November at iz at TO HINDER To be followed by the following speakers JOHN Subject Theodore Subject What I Know About Select evening with reserved cents or for the flve choice reserved at SI for sale at Ditsion t Music 277 Washington or at Temple on tbe evening of OSTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE si Six lectures on as it luis exist ml the more civilized liv Theodore luta President ot Yale Lecture Relations between Polytheism and B B Especially Images and Estimate of the Higher Pagan the above course of lectures be delivered in street November and being the aud Fridays of the and third of the Hie hour oil Mondays wilt be 12 on other 11 A cordial invitation Is extended OSTON L Y C E MUSIC Wednesday November BRET of Tickets now Music EIGHTH ANN UAL LECTURE WILL BE DELIVERED IN TREMONT NOVEMBER The subject will be Lincolns Secretary of What be What lie and How lie did Samuel the intimate f of Stan will to be obtained of Drew and 2 und at he LADIES LADIES AND INFANTS FURNISHING At lower priced than they can be bought at any other house In Best quality of Gorman trom 60 cents up Best quality of French from Beet quality of from 40 cents Hoop 75 Bining Hoop 85 Hoop SI every skirt made of the best and I BUY MY GOODS FROM THE MANUFAC IN PARIS ladies purchasing goods at my store have to pay but one JOHN 51 Temple K A N E N I N GRAND OPENING Ol PARIS JOHN 51 TEMPLE Begs leave to announce tbat bor Opening of Paris bought by herself in during tlie past will take place THURSDAY and November and Tbe goods displayed con sist of STITCHED AND WOVEN LADIES FURNISHING Comprising Bridal Night Chem and Walking Flannel Hoop and Cloth Party INFANTS Long High and Low Neck Baptismal Dresses and First Short Dresses and Walking Dresses and Flannel Thibet aud Flannel In fants Shirta and worsted In est to the most elegant Infants Hoots and and Cashmere Hats and at very low JOHN 51 Temple C Snow At their NEW with all appliances for transacting an immense are dully replenishing their stock FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC OIL In every thus enabling them to show a stock second to none In the at prices as low as the SNOW 43 and 45 Washington TIO GENTLEMEN THEIR OWN Wo Trim and Make at tho following prices mid Vests 5O Coats to Overcoats 10 to 18 WOOD 831 Washington next door to Boston Proprietors ot Woods System of O E Wear seemly THE LONDON STREET GLOVE Is very taking the placo of all other Gloves for ordinary being the boat Gloves possi Imported and sold by HEWINS 47 Temple INS II o jr Importers aud Retailers of MENS FINE SHIRTS MADE TO O K D E R 47 TEMPLE UNSCATHED BY WHOLESALE DEALERS IN READYMADE AT OLD 10 Faneuil Hall TJ O S F O 3ST OPPOSITE FANEUIL Have a full line of DESIRABLE at FOB HER But Wholesale of the is BUSINESS OFFICES TO BE Several at 16 marble near Sate 1 Devonshire Box HOME INSURANCE COMPANY OF NEW The losses of Company by the recent fire CANNOT EXCEED and every claim will be PROMPTLY ADJUSTED AND The Cash Assets of this sterling Institution are over FOUR AND A HALF MILLION and in financial strength and hon reputation it stands in the front It paid last year for Chicago losses over Two Million without a single litigation or the calling in Of one Dollar of its large loans on Bond and At the present the community are anxiously seeking RELIABLE their attention is particularly called to this Leading American Good risks at current rates re solicited by HOLLIS 41 Devonshire o s ir o yr AND BY BOSTON The Home has Agencies at all principal places in the United PAGES PATENT TANNED PAGE BELTING Formerly at 1 Federal have secured rooms at 24 Exchange And haven ete TV rr ic E Merritt Blanchards May be found at their temporary 21 R E BLAKE STEARNS HAVE S A H E L W H E E IS ESTABLISHED AT 33 Ready For IMPORTERS AND JOBBERS IN S IMI L L W Millinery 9O and O2 Street AKD 1 and 2 Montgomery AND PERSISTENT ADVERTISING THE SURE ROAD TO SUCCESS IN Changing their BASIS OF will that the columns are the beet mediums for with their and now save the lubor of attending to the insertions of their earde iu the several papera by giving their to ing 106 N O T 1 C E BROWN TAKEN CHAMBER 34 Up Three Where their Hooks and Accounts may now be Wo shall be In a day or two to resume business with a Stock of WHITE anil shall he happy to eco our former customers and We have saved part of our which will bn of and GOODS will lie AT ONCE and wo shall offer as LARGE AND VARIED A STOCK TO THE MERCHANTS LATELY DOING IN THE BURNT All merchants who have been burnt ns soon as they shall have taken new to send their address to tho office of the Secretary of the HOARD OF 43 where a registry will be kept of all business to be published as soon as it shall be made HAMILTON BOARD OK tt P If C L N O T I E ROGERS Importers and Wholesale Dealers in CROCK CHINA and GLASS Located before the fire at 107 have lease d tho chambers at 63 and 165 will a complete tlic above Lampa Chande Plated Also u full lim nf poods for the Holiday old friends and will not forget us because we arc binned ACCOUNT OF 1 EMO VAL THE OFFICE OF THE Great Western Despatch SOUTH LINES HAVE KEEN TO 20 WATER CORNER 6 C We ehall continue our without at onr 36 HALL lute of 24 and Mi AND TWINE inny lie 1oimcl ut 114 Washington up one flight next lo Boston Journal whore ho Is to attend to business as Jg O S T O N ELASTIC FABRIC COMPANY BUSINESS AT 82 Chauncy With facilities unimpaired by the Fire for executing orders In all departments of FELT ROOFING COMPANY TO J INDIA I L L C L A B K E CO DEALERS IN removed for the to 11 PEMBERTON Where hey are prepared to continue their with J C B U K It A G 1C TO 332 WASHINGTON J HOT O G R A P H S OK TUB BURNT TILTON and 101 OF BOSTON JOURNAL to 13 as E M O V A L Importers trf have removed to 174 Tremont the JJ O W L A N D LUCE OFFICE AT LEWIS Corner Atlantic MAY EB FOUND AT 22 lioom where they trust to soe their old friends and and can deliver anything in their line at November ITT Pi of the Scriptural Tract 19 and Publisher of THE loses all his Presses aud some woith no He has resumed at SO and expects to his paper promptly and punk things as C A N B E F O U N JONES BOOT AND SHOE can be found at their New AND 112 8UDBUBY Y Manufacturers and MENS AND BOYS Opened at 78 THE GREAT C A L A Ml T Y PEN CONFIDENCE THOUSAND Business Firms Burned FIREMEN STILL AT ARRIVAL OF NEW YORK THE POLICE AND MILITARY OUST DESOLATION In the Burnt FURTHER The ruined was dreary No words can fittingly describe the blank and awful desolation that haunted the Acres upon acres cf fallen blocks of tottering broken streets nnd roadways blotted from view as completely as though none had ever existed Tho be tween the busy crowded beyond their und the desert of destruction In their imme diate wan strikingly On the one side of the narrow lino that divided them was every ap of a joyous holiday on the tho gloom and horror of u huge Thousands strangled aud crowded towards tho rope barriers that were erected to idiom from the burned and bickered with the for that admission within which they knew they could not or stood and craned their necks to BUC that which was impossible they could Excited groups stood on street comers con versing the and any one who could lay claim to I he slightest knowledge of any of Us inci dents instantly became the centre pf an idle circle who huddled about him and drank In his words with a greed that amounted to avidity him for the nonce into n and gazing at him with a mixed glance of curiosity and admiring envy when he went on his Not being moved by mere and armed with u talisman til the ol a pass from Chief of Police wo push our way through the stepping the we enter Summer street and pass on our tour of ob Tlie walking Is not our road luting over sharp broken bricks and bowlders of Trudging slowly along wo soon make our way Into the midst of the and see naught on all us far as tho eye can but one dreary wasto of fragmentary Portions of wall warped out of shape and threatening to crash down ward on the slightest provocation iron pillars stick Ing obliquely up from tho midst of piles tof sooty like buoys through the sea of waste miles of twisted of us thuy had writhed in their last agony and had so expired largo bolts into corkscrew shape maxim ot telegraph wire that catch our feet and our way columns of brick with jugged edges that seem to tn ruble through the hot vapors that and quiver about There is a sickly of smouldering leather and and every now and then a blast of hot air dashes against ones face and fans It Into u fever with its simoon On cither side are in which fire men arc to IK Been tearing away masses of brick and stone laying bare somo steaming and gases stream up in every and oath of wind hurls forth a mass of that veils the whole scene as with a and through which figures are dimly seen stalking to nnd fro liko Hero the remaining walls have a picturesque and iu one spot the rude remains of columns resting horizontally on of twos and irresistibly remind one of Urn weird ruins of of curiosity hunters dot the place here and there and grimy men with and dripping and weary firemen lend a grateful animation to the As the sun goes down it looks bloodred and of through the vapor and the mist that arise from the smoking heaps which encumber the cast the yet piles of creep over the ground and uti additional gloom comes over the place twilight Kettles upon of fire run along the start out from crevices in the prone flare up close nt ones und begin the ruins in all directions now blazing and now flashing up iu u lerco manner and then When the shades of night arc fairly on the a lurid lare along the ground in nil emit ting no useful but maintaining a sullen and an angry The sky at the Is broken up into etrange shapes by tall and irregular if caused by the yet and an awful gloom MUles down upon We until our arc weary of the ghostly and turn them upward for but the heavens arc lint view by a ruddy which IB sullied by the lagged blears of constantly An we wend our we view on either numberless painted on dun announcing where Ihe late tenants of tbe spots may now In the and the dreamy that arise In the they cause the place to look like a rude gravei yard with Its It was dangerous picking our way through lie I labyrinth of confusion that hemmed us in on every i must tread gingerly if he would not lone hlu footing among the jugged that are heaped up At a sudden turn iu our we come upon a body of men with down in a We descend into this pit oi i half Mined by the hot vapors that i A number of workmen arc digging looking like a group of Cyclops at their forge their faces up by the unsteady tlame of the burning und coining out sharply from the midst of the that surround They strike and iu their animated their pictur ue the of the scone tint ei and the strong light that illumines and leaves the remainder in deep rngs one of Hosas savage scenes vividly to the Picking tmr upward way with we emerge into a and deserted where not a of a puff of break the We arc In a muze of here the trickling of water is the only found that is The gloom ami terror of the place a chill through and the echo of our footsteps Is almost painful In mo with which 11 disturbs the ghostly A faint and continuous hum drones upon the borne hither from the busy We plod on wearily in lu silence and past fiery heaps ot huge masses of vm ill groups of firemen and policemen huddled flickering in pictures through and multitudinous until our soul proves weary with the aweinspiring sameness of the scene and we suddenly emerge from all of this stillness and gloom into the streets dazed and and as though we had been rudely awakened froin some appallingly vivid and were yet uncertain as to the reality of all we had ex out Into the busy world onco among the shrill cries of the murmur of many the rumbling of the chanting of perplexed and the whirl and confusion tells of life and to thank Heaven that such scones as those through which we had Just strayed were not an There no light In the save that which was reflected from the orangecolored that overhung the and that which glared from stands of on the The many passers indistinctly and went on their way like Every now and then the confusion was broken by the sharp and regular tup of a and the steady tramp of Tlic for the most were closed but now and then one might be seen with a few candles In the win dow that threw a feeble light upon nnd looked the more melancholy for their very Early in the evening the wind drove a slight fog down that blotted out the distance and a chill air began to prevail that caused idlers to hasten to their the newsboys gradually died away the last boy hod given bia last and soon the puffing of the which shot columns of sparks Into the air from their smoke and the occasional rumbling of a stray were I he only Rounds that vibrated upon the The excitement that hud prevailed through the day was allayed for the and before the usual lime the midnight crept over the cly and loft it to its troubled The The general aspect of the burned district audits borders unchanged The points exposed to further spread of the Ire were and the prompt arid well directed efforts of the cheeked the slightest attempt of the grim and renew his At various places among the parties were engaged in re moving ho debris to get the safes be On Summer street systematic work was in progress for the clearing of the pavement of the wreck of walls for width to allow the passage of curiosity of the people generally was evidently and an endless precession of uneasy visitors from ho rural districts moved to nnd fro the strictly guarded boundaries of the fluid of were tho happy of which enabled them to hill scope to their pnt np passion for and these left no part of tho while housetops and points of observation were availed of by for tho purpose of studying the weird features of the The At quite an early stage of the progress of the lire fears began to he on tho part of tho of from the escape of In the burning but the means these could bo prevented without turning off the total gas supply of the city wore lack tho valves and siphon regulating the supply in tho burning being rendered by the lire To off all the gas from tho city was of tbe question as the com pany did not feel willing to assume the responsibility of snch a measure without They felt that sin ions inconvenience if not danger might be thore which would more than counterbalance the risk incurred by neglecting so to The consequence was that In many of lie ruined buildings the large supply pipes the and the gas burning in some cases for many it being Impossible or inexpedient Until one on no more results were experienced than he waste of This waste hns thus far amounted to u million i ml a half causing a loss of over to the At the time flic serious explosion look place near the head of Summer canning a fresh outbreak of the as is well Soon the received instruction from the authorities of the city to shut oft the and this was at once remained in tho pipes to furnish a supply to many these In elevated persons continuing to burn heir gas for the greater part of the Early yesterday morning the com pany took measures to allow the gas to be shut off from the burnt while still furnishing to the rest of the The various vulvas and siphon boxes were properly and In many eases pipes were cut and It was thought that this work was complete tin to warrant the letting on of tho gns and this was accordingly done yes The explosions which followed In various parts of the oily that all was yet made and the company now that the line of duty by in the direction of depriving the oily of Its gus supply hist So Ihe primitive methods of illumination were brought Into genera kerosene dealers piled a brisk trade an of the condition of affairs had The will make the vigorous exertions to H completely tho burnt district in the way us to render a renewal of tin supply free from one night more of at the will be nil that is Just here may bo well to explain the cause of these which is not generally The large supply pipes first become broken by the falling of the or In eases are melted allowing the gas to In eases I he escape is made into it confined as for a cellar covered with and to escape yot j forced by the expansive power of the heat and the pressure from it finds Its way into Ihe sowers nnd other underground openings and becomes mixed with the requisite proportion of air to form a powerful explosive the slightest spark brought Into contact with it the most disastrous A mixture of eight parts of air furnishes the condition most favorable to Meeting of the General Relief A meeting ot the general relief commit tec was held at the City yesterday submitted a from the of cf which ue is that they had opened an in tho board of Public in where all cases of relief will be fully discussed and and a competent person will take charge of the A Finance Committee was convicting of the William George Samuel A very Martin and also u Oils Tlie committee voted to recommend tho appoint ment of the following committee to secure for and aid such women as may have been deprived of work by the lire Harrison Gray William William Samuel Mrs Augustus William Miss Frances U Miss Laura Henry Martin tev r William Hie following note was addressed to William Gray from the directors of tender ing the nw of that institution oo Kovem ber for the purpose of holding a meeting of tbe citizens William Board of Directors of Trillion Temple lender the use of Temple at stuh hours as your ti e SOLOMON Gray of tbe of She following as a report of that tie on the they recommend ts be adopted That Ihe appeal to the rity of Boston 10 i anew iu thy burnt district tho ui all the streets which are loo narrow oi too fur the and wants of the chief city of ly demands Immediate the uf in Itis utly but earnestly request of Streets and City Council of Boston im mediately to revise and establish the lines of streets In tlic upon a comprehensive and lib eral relying upon the energy and progressive spirit of the people to approve such no and wo pledge ourselves to support the com missioners and City Council in the exercise of the power and responsibility belonging to them in this That the citizens of Boston earnestly request the City Council to prohibit any further con struction of Mansard and to limit the height of all buildings within the city so that a conflagration may not be That the time nnd opportunity for tbe erection of a the centre of associating together In mercan tile has and we strongly advise that steps be taken at once to procure a proper and a suitable building adapted to the and worthy of tho merchants of That Judge Abbott and George Rich ardson be appointed to draw up a resolution to bo presented to tho general recommending the calling of an extra session of the Legislature by the that an act of aid may be To recommend the of a com to call at once a meeting of the citizens of Boa and to secure the attendance of That a committee bo appointed to urgo the General Government to acquire the land between the new Post Office and Congress to enlarge the present site for Government That a committee bo appointed to request the senators and representatives in tx secure the passage of an act of allowing the same drawback on building material as was allowed to Portland and That the Government appoint a committee of engineers and scientific men to investi gate the origin of the present with a view to the adoption of suitable measures to prevent the recur rence of another like That great relief can bo afforded to un employed by preparing a list of such women and recommending their employment by the head each household in doing new which must he done in each family at seme Tho gentlemen were added to the general committee James A very George Samuel Joseph Hamilton John Martin Jerome James Ed waid Charles James Patrick Edward Martin Nathan Arthur Ever George Samuel William Burt The mayor read a communication from the town of that the citizens had voted to dispense with the town and devote the funds to the aid of The mayor received a cheok from Blake Brothers at 28 State presenting the city to be added to the General A letter was received by the Belief Committee from in behalf of the proprietors df the Boston the entire Saturday evenings entertainment for rendered homeless and destitute by the great lire also a letter from Kieh Jt offering the use of tho Howard and the appropriation of tho receipts of the performance on Friday No vember The following committees by tho William Gray To petition Congress to enlarge the area of the Post William To petition Congress for the remission of duties on building Judge To call u special meeting of tho liam Avery Martin Wil To call a meet which was voted to be held at at 12 Hamilton Franklin That all moneys received by the mayor bo placed In ilie hands of the Finance Committee for their proper disposal and tbe treasurer In also au to pay all moneys approved by The committee then adjourned until this morning at ten Tlie leather Among tho heaviest loiers by the tire are the shoe and leather dealers with commendable prompt n meeting of the members of the trade was hold nt thu Board of Trade rooms yesterday morning at ten chosen and The room wan well about 150 gentlemen being pres Addresses were made by Pomcroy and Governor A committee was appointed to enquire the mode of obtaining temporary location and electing edifices for the use of boot and shoe firms whoso premises have boon following gentlemen constitute the committee Backeller and The commit tee visited City Hall yesterday after noon and held a conference upon the subject sub mitted to will report to the members of tho trade at Mechanics Hall this forenoon at ten The secretary of tlie Shoe and Leather will lils headquarters at Me building for the and as soon as prepare a list of the places of busi ness by trade for tile present The arrangements for the reception and delivery of postal mutter are progressing presents a busy spectacle with the full force of clerks on nnd the sorting of the mails goes on as rapidly as considering the limited facilities for the All the mail matter is piled improvised tables awaiting the box which will probably be put In position The full force of forty was on duty all day but found it impossible to accomplish to the general Ono of tho carriers on the Kllby route was seen busily at work among the ruins copying the new addresses of his former patrons from the set up upon the site of their stores and No newspapers will be de livered for a day or but the authorized mes sengers of the publishers will he passed into the where they can get their The entrance to the hull is strongly guarded by tbe and the mail matter is full as safe as If it was in Sams Letters are collected from the boxes as As soon as the Old South ciin the postoffice will by moved LO that The vaults of tbe Everett the Bank of North America and the Bank have been got at among the and the contents were found in a ood state of In thu Bank of North and money amounting to over a million dollars thus The re port from the Freemans National which was located on Summer near the junction ot Bedford is less Jt appears a large amount of discounted promissory notes belonging to the and other securities belonging to private indi were placed in outer safe or This was not sufficiently firm to withstand the tierce and the door become to that these valuable amounting to were The inner wife had got out of tho but was not opened Its contents arc believed to be all A portion of the dues to the by the will 3 be paid by the parties for whom the paper was but as the books of the bank are de the bank officers will have to depend on the honesty of those of their debtors who have saved their own books and on tbe memory of others who may forward to make the indi vidual is the Second who had a considerable amount of bonds there de and who will receive the sincere sympathy of his many friends iu his If they each make this feeling practical in tbe shape of one dallar contributed it will make the lieutenant rich The actual facts iu regard to the loss of tbe insurance companies will noi be known for acme and while it is no easy matter tu say that this company will pay such u and another one more or there IK little satisfaction iu such statements unless they actual There was no action of the New England companies but undoubtedly the loss will full must heavily this class of compa The following urc some of che cases In which the luw and insurance ins ascertained Harding wholesale cloth ing stock amounting to was a total Jois insured for loss about 000 fur in Boston Woollen iA Franklin folly covered in foreign not doing large iu vit
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