T he A shland A dvertiser . Published Every Wednesday. Honarch of the Amateurs. • , Y* ) E ditor , . . ‘ P ublihhkr , e^ P roprietor . — TERMS. — |.25. Subscription, One Year, ............ .15. “ Six Months, ........ Sample copies mailed freely. „1 ----- Advertising rau»,» Ma<Je Un<)Wn , iijxm Discounts,.. ■ ■ i application i. Terms to Agents,) 1 1 U8CAI1 ads., notices, etc, when not paid in advance, run until ordered out. Entered at the post-offi<*e at Ashland, Oregon, as second-class matter. P. FISHER, NEWSPAPER AD- vertising Agent, 21 Merchant’s Exchange, San Francisco, is our author ized agent. The A dvertiser is kept on file in his office. I The **A*VKKTIKKR** ha« the l«ar*e»t < Irralatloa of any Paper of It« ( laws. ASHLAND, WEDNESDAY. OCT. 23. EDITORIAL. ! > PERSONAL AND LOCAL. A. A. Davis, the Medford miller, was in tow n on business, vesterdav. The Ladies of the w. c. t . r. will have fresh bread, pics and cakes for sale on Saturday afternoon near the plaaa. The “Shasta Limited“ passed through Ashland vcsteidav, makings stop of ten minutes. tSTRememlicr iis for Job Printing. Go to Khun A Crisler, Central Mar ket. for clean, pure pork made entirely on cooked feed. If you don’t read the A dvertiser , you don't get half the news. Sul«scril>e. The regular Ins|acth»n of Co. D, 2nd Infantry, O. N. G., will l>e held next Saturday evening at the armory in Gran ite Hall. Brig. Gen. Chas. F. Beel»ee, Insjiector. The Ashland News Stand will move into the Farlow block, shortly. Water Commissioner, I. C. Ikslge, was up the creek Friday ami Saturday with a crew of men clearing out the drift wood. Why pay two dollars a year for vour local new s w hen you can get the same news for twenty-five cents? Moral: Sub scribe for the A dvertiser . B urn .—In Ashland, October 19, 1896. to Mr. ami Mrs. Chas. Homes, a daugh ter. As complimentary comment on the A dvertiser ' s notice of a neat piece of typography in the Medford Mail a few We are pleased to note that William weeks ago, the Mail says: “The A dvcr - Loomis has recovered from his recent TiseR is an amateur publication, hut that illness. its publisher, Mr. . Y. Crow son, is a Ashland needs a Young Men's Ix>*al printer of ability no person will deny when they have seen the croppings of Temperance Union. Our young gentle clever originality in his ads—and job men should move in the matrvr. printing.” It pays to advertise in the right journal; this paper is the one. Try it! The Electric Light Co. has tapped the Our increasing support justifies the enlargement of the A dvertiser , which water main of the Upper svstem, the power obtained from their old pipe licing will be done January 1, 1896 (which insufficient for their purposes. comes on Wednesday, our publication G. H. Richardson and J. Iainewerein day.) The present size will be doubled. Ashland yesterday, from Butte Creek, Our modern press facilities will en Cal., w ith a load of oats, w hich they ex able us to hold the forms o|*n to the changed for Butte Creek . Ore., Hour. last minute for the latest news, then go Mr. ami Mrs. H. C. Hill celebrated to press and have the papers in the mail their Golden Wetlding Monday evening. There were forty-five of “the hoys” in a very short time. The subscription price will then l>e present, the average of whose ages was fifty-five years. A “jollv good time” raised to fifty cents per year. was had.