BREWER, (100 alt., 6,329 pop.), is a city somewhat over- shadowed by Bangor, across the Penobscot River. It was named for Col. John Brewer, who was one of the first settlers, as well as the first postmaster. Once famous for the wooden ships built in its yards, thecity depends for its present prosperity on the activity of pulp and paper mills. CHILLICOTE HOUSE, now an antique shop, corner of State and N. Main Sts., is a conspicuous landmark standing at the crest of a short hill that drops sharply to the E. approach of the Bangor-Brewer bridge.