President Arthur has gone home to vote.
Fire in Portland, Me., yesterday morning caused a loss of about $90,000.
A consultation of physicians in Mr. Alcott's case was held in Concord yesterday.
Mrs. Langtry made her American debut at Wallack's Theatre, New York, last evening.
The prince of Wales has consented to act as chairman of the Longfellow Memorial Committee.
THE WEATHER.WASHINGTON, D. C., Nov. 7, 1. A. M. For New England, partly cloudy weather followed by light rains, easterly, shifting to warmer southerly winds, lower pressure.