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Pkcouasity of tiu Scotch Law. We
noticed recently ilia fact that in Scotland
juries aro l lowed to brinjj in verdict 'not
proved' instead of 'not guilty,' if they
cbooie.luui leaving an Impretiioo upon th
public mind llfut the person i really guil
If, eliLougli thore may not be evidence
enough to warrant a conviction, There it
another peculiarity in the law, which ie ai
followe: The jury i computed of fifteen
poriont, and a majority find a verdict.
tT Soma idea of the extent of tlio
great wall of China may be gaihered'from
remark of Dr. Huwring, in n lecture on
that country recently delivered in England,
He aaid that if all the bricks, atone and
masonry of Great Dritain wore gathered
together, they would not furnish material!
enough for auch a wall aa the wall of CM
na, and that if all the materials in the
building in London were put together,
they would not make tho towen and tur
rett thnt adorn it.
American Mardi.e. The Union sayt
that the ttnluary designed for the capital
extensions it being carved out of American
marble, (hit being considered more 'dura,
bio than the Italian when exposed to our
climate, and being quite at white, though
not of at fine a texture.
THE stockholders of the Tualatin River Trans,
and N. Co. am hereby notified that the 8th,
9th, and 10th Instalments on their stuck are re
quired to be paid to the Treasurer respectively on
or before the 15th November and the 5th and Win
December next. TllOS. J'OPK,
OcL 31, 1857-28 , - Prea'l.
THE subscribers have just received
40 rrarns blue laid cap paper,
20 " white " "
SO blue letter -40
" note paper,
SO bill '
6U0 qrs lif bd (lay books,
50 ' full bd records,
20 doz memorandum books)
Envelopes, stavl pens, pen holders, ink erasers,
India rubber, Bum labels, ink in quarts, pints, and
stands, octal G. AUERNETHY & cu. ,
OAA'1'1'3' cntt0"" h'te and colored,
OUU SuO lbs skein thread " "
300 packs p'ns,
50 iio. needles,
100 dos fine combs,
'6,1 ' Eiy horn combs just received.
Oct.24. 1857. O. AUEItNETHY &co.
. Bolting Cloth.
A SMALL lot of Dutch anchor boHing clothi
2X. Nos. 6 anil B, Tor snlst hy
Oct.Sl, 1857. G.'ABERNETIIY & co.
Look Here, friends 1
ALL those who are indebted to mo are most
respectfully invited to settle up their accounts
hy Christmas, as I am preparing to leave fur
trance. EUGENE La FOREST.
Oregon City, Oct 17, 1857. 27tf
THE above reward will be pa'd for information
that will leud to the detection of the scoun
drel who nVrcl the Cuuri-IIouiH in Oregon City
two weeks since.. S A M L MILLER,
A. B. J10LCOM II,
October 17, 1957-2 Jlf Co. Com'n.
F from sixteen to sixty eal'ons, at
BY nr,ler of the Trobula court of Clackamas
county the following property, belonging to
the estate of Robert M ore, will be so!d at public
sale on SATURDAY, tire 3 1st INST., oil the
premie of the deceased, in LINN CITY, via :
Nine head of Cattle, Jour of which are
A lot of lings,
One Side Saddle, and one Man's do.,
Tien WutJies,yone. of which it gold.
A credit of six mouths will be given on sums over
till, by giving approved security.
Sale to commence at 10 o'clock on said day.
i t Aipi.'RMfiar
Linn City, October 17, 1857. 27w2
I WILL SELL TO THE HIGHEST BID
der, en the second Monday of November next,
(the day of election,) at McMINNVILLE. O.T.,
on three and six months' lime,
40 Town Lois and 0 Jive acre Lois.
Those wishing to locate near the McMinnville
College, would do well to attend.
W: T. NEWBY.
McMinnville, October 17, 1857. 27w3
Forest Grove, Washington Co., Oregon.
Rev. S. II. Mahsii, A. M., President,
Rev. II. Lyman, A.M., Pro. Mathematics.
THE collegiate year, consisting of one term of
nine months, will commence on the first
Wednesday of November.
It is the design of Ihia Institution to furnish a
thorough and complete collegiate education.
There is a Library of 1U00 volumes for the use
of the students
Applicants for admission to college must have a
knowledge of the common English branches, and
have studied the ancient languagea so far aa to
' have read portions of Cesar nod Cicero and the
The tuition fee is $32 per annum.
Students fitting for college, aa well a others
wishing to pursue collegiate studies without enter
ing upon the college cuurae, win oe under me in
struction of the college teachers.
The fall term of 11 weeks in the preparatory
department commences on the 2d Wednesday of
September. Tuition, $8 per term.
Forest Grove, Washington Co., Oregon.
Rev. Ccshing Eells, Principal.
The fall term will commence on the first Wed
nesday of November.
Tuition in the common branches, 86 in the
higher branches, 05 per quarter. S6y
For Sale at the .CITY BOOK STORE,
THE following works
Magie Staff, by A. J. Davis ;
Great Iron Wheel, by J. R. Graves;
Dred, in 3 volt, by Harriet Bcevher Stowe ;
The Home Cyclopedias,
of the World's Progress,
Fin Aria and Literature,
Biography, &. Oct 3.
LIMES nat referred and fot aala by
irrM T CHARM AT-
rpiIE subscriber offeri for tale hit residenee In
M. uregoe city.
There are two full lots, well fencsd, with bear'
inf fruit trees, and shrubbery of the most desira
bis kinds, together with a subte and well.
The houM it one aud a half stories, well p!as
tared, with eeven rooms, pantry, eluseta, .drain, aud
The location Is one of the most desirable la the
city, easy of acoess, and commanding a beautiful
View ol Ihu river.
Possession will be (riven in February.
1'rice t'JUOO or 1 1500 fur the house and one
lot. Approved scrip will be n-eeived in pay at 40
cents ou the dollar. 1 IIOMAS POPE.
Oregon City, Sept. 36, 1857. 34w8
rpiIE tubscribvr offer for sale the following
jl. propeny, namely
1 city lot, a desirable location,
1 valuable American horse,
1 skill, with oars and tail,
1 lady's saddle,
3 glut's saddles,
3 shot guns.
The abnte will be sold for eash, or for approved
scrip ai u cents ou me dollar.
Oregon City, Sept. 28, 1857. 248
rpiIE undersigned designs leaving Oregon fur
jl ine ounce iu nuruary.
Persons having claims to collect, or desiring
purchases to be made, in any of the Northern or
vt cstern states, can have thsir busmess transacted
by applying to me before I leave.
Oregon City, Sept. 2G, 1857. . 24w8
A SET of second-hand TINMAN'S TOOLS
IX. and MAC II IN IS complete, by
ucl. 3, 1857. K. MILWAIN.
DICTIONARY Revised and enlarged til
tion fur sale at the
CITY BOOK STORE.
CYCLOPEDIA of Modern Travel. and
J Swau'e Three Years' Residence on the North
West coast for sale at the
CITY BOOK STORE,
BOOT AND SHOE STORE,
T B. BLANPIED would inform the publio
O e that he hat now on hand a largo and well-
scleuted stock of ready-made BOOTS and
bllO3, which he oners for sale unreasonable
terms. Also, It ater-pronf Pattt Blacking.
MAKING AND REPAIRING
Done to order, en short notice.
August 8, 1857. 17-y
LINN Cm STORE.
fTMIE subscriber would respectfully inform the
JL public that he has taken the store lately oc
cupied by Mr. Uiiuvoiiton, at LINN CI fi, with
the design of continuing the
General iQerchaiidise BualncM,
He will keep always on hand a good assortment of
aT . T2
Crockery, Hardware, Clothing, Roots and
Shoes, Confectonery, Cigars,
The above will alwaya be offered at the
For Cash or Country Produce.
Pleaso call and tee for youiselves.
Linn City, Sept. 26, 1857.. 24
tjioocl WUful Wauled,
"FIOR which the highest market price will be
fn,4 in men ui tin'ir, , 1110
Sept 20. UNN CITY STORE.
"VTOTICE i hereby given that the Second Mon
Xl day In October ikxi iaappo nted for the vx-
am. nation aud adjustment of the accounts of
James Smith, administrator or the estate of rat
rick Callahan, lute of Clackamas county deceased
Sept.l9,1857-23w3 judge of Probate.
THE OREGON CITY DRUG STORE is re
moved to the corner of Third and Alain Sts.,
formerly occupied by S. Marks, & Co. sep 19.
sep 19 IVM. C. DEMENT, 4 CO.
t olkalWl. BUS. OATS SACKED. For
JL WWW .ale by
WM. C. DEMENT, d CO.
THE 0 ATM AN GIRLS!
FOR SALE AT THE
aug 22-19 CITY BOOK STORE.
Bane's Arctic Expedition,
RUSSELL'S CRIMEAN WAR, and other
interesting works, for sale at the
rep 12 CITY BOOK STORE.
WM, C. DEMENT & CO.
ARE NOW RECEIVING, per bark Na
humkrag and brig Francisco, the following
goods, all of which they offer at reduced prices:
15000 lbs No 1 China tugar, .
150001 ' RiocoflW,
100 boxea Hill's and Colgate's soap,
100 kegs syrup, 5t t 8s gal,
40 cases pickles,
. 30 " pie fruits, ass'd,
10 bbls crushed sugar, . ,
20 cases tea,
20 nests willow baskets,
100 gals sperm oiL sept 12, '57.
JCST RECEIVED 25 cast steel plows for
sale by WM. C. DEMENT & CO.
A Few Case
,F that superior GREEN TEA just received
WM.C. DEMENT 4. CO.
To Arrive Within Ten Sayt,
DIRECT FROM NRW YORK,
1 f FAIRBANKS' scales, weighing from
XU 1000 to 3000 IK .
5 Hlckox's cider mills.
Blacksmith's vises, anvils, Ac,
Mill and X-cut saws,
Shears and saws,
3 dot steelyards, weighing from 300 to 400,
6 44 Ames' spade,
50 Beria grindstone,
10 dox Collins' axes, handled,
10 " do do without,
5 " hand axes;
for sale low by
sep 13 , WM. C. DEMENT it CO.
CASES " Crumptoos Medal" Tobacco at
sep 12 WM. C. DEM fcNT A CU "9.
E WILL PAY CASH or TRADE lut
nod WHEAT at the market price.
aovl5 CHARMAN a WARNER.
- aTW GALS, sperm oil (superior quality)
JL tf if fee sale by
WM. C DEMENT co.
mOYB, of d Jomt kioot, fat tela by
X CHAR MAT wARJTTR.
B.RADLEY dc CO.,
BOOKSELLERS & STATIONERS
OREGON CITY, O. T
Kttf eonitantly en band a jrfffffm
gon-rsl aaMrtment of J
also, a fine assortment of
STATIONERY, d EVERYTHING ELSE
generally kept la their line of business,
CALL AT THl SIOS or Tilt
Oppaiili Hulmti't Brick Start.
Sept. 5, 1657. 2 1 If
SMOKERS AND C HEWERS,
I II AVE opened a cigar and tobacco store la
this city near the market house, where I offer
The Best Quality of Chewing and Smoking
TOUACCO AND CIGARS
ever offered In this market, by the wholesale or
retail very cheap. I have a I moat every brand of
tobacce that ean be called for, also His best cigars
ever otierea to tins market, consisting oi
6,000 Henry Clay,
. 10,000 El Levillanor,
8,000 Black Sea, s
20,000 La Flore de Aranco,
20,000 Flore de Cubano,
60,000 City Hall also of
TOBACCO 20 eases Sun brand.
- 00 do. Pride of the Union,
10 do. 1 ounq America.
also, a large assortment of natural leaf, with fancy
clay and oermaii canister
together with k general assortment of
TEA, SUGAR, SPICES, dc, dc,
aa well as a vast amount and variety of other
loo numerous to mention,
Which I am determined to tell on terms that will
justify everybody in giving me a cell. I can al
ways be round at my post nearly opposite the
Main Street House, where I shall be pleased to
wait on such as either wish to buy or look at cheap
and good articles iu my une.
Oregon City, Sept 5, 1857. 21 if
ITTIIEREAS mv wife Hannah Daniels, for.
VV mcrly Hannah Feunelton, has left my bed
and board without provocation or cause, aud taken
with her, without my knowledge or consent, a
child one year old, I hereby give notice that I will
not be responsible for any debts contracted by her,
or in any inauuer on beror the child'a account, af
ter thia date. A. C. DANIELS.
Clackamas co., Sept. 12, 1857. 223
ORN'ER Third and Water ttreels,
opposite the terry Laudin?.
The traveling publio are respectfully luvited to
give us a call.
The OREGON HOUSE is the most pleas.
antly located hotel in trie I erritory, and has been
so altered within the last few weeks aa to mako it
one of the most commodious Houses in the Terri
tory. The table will always be supplied with the
best that the Alurket attords.
Good accommodations fur ladies and families.
Good atabling and feed for horses, with proper
rtf Tho stage-coach to and from Salem stops
at the Uregon House.
Board and lodging, per week $7 00
Board, without lodging, per Week 6 00
Single meal. SO
Nicht's lodging SO
A. SCHOLL & J. BAHM,
Aug. 8, 1857m6 Proprietors.
1T7"E are now ki p'ne a Liverv stable In Or
V V egon City, where HORSES can always
ON. LIBERAL TERMS.
We are also prepared with excellent stables.
well supplied with hay aud oats, to keep horses by
the day or week. Those who cull upon us may
feel assured that every attention will be given to
horses leu in our charge. '
GIBSON & rOTTKtt.
July 18, 1857. 14m3
Estate of John McLonghlin.
NOTICE is hereby given that the subscriber
ha" been duly appointed executor of the will
of John McLoughlin, lute of Clackainaa county,
eceased. All persons indebted to said estate are
required to make payment immediately, and all
persons having claims against the deceased must
exhibit them with the necessary vouchers, within
one year froih date, to me at my residence in Or
egon City, or at the office of A. Holbrook, my at
torney in said city. DANIEL HARVEY,
Uregon City, Sept. 12. 18S7-22W4 fcx'r.
I HAVE mnde arrangements foropen
int the "Tittts Audrouicus" on a more
frt'-.j --,-'- and improved plan. Additional
rooms have been secured, and I shall now be able
to lodge, and also furnish rooms for one or two
private families. Thankful for the liberal patron-
ire heretofore extended to me, I still solicit a
arire share from the traveling public. Every at
tention given to t'te comfort and convenience of
those who call on me.
TITUS G. CLARK.
Oregon City, May 30, 1 8i7. 7ni6
Water Power to Lease.
TH E undersigned is ready to lease part of the
Oregon City Water Power for manufacturing
purposes. Da. JOHN MacLOUGHLIN.
Oregon City, July 4, 1857. 12
I7ARLY May and Victoria Marrowfat, for tale
li by C. POPE, Jr.
nHAIN PUMPS price reduced for tale by
KJ mr28 C. POPE, Jr.
ACAULAY'S History of England for
le by U. fUrK, Jr.
IARY and Correspondence of Amos Law
rencelor shM by U. fUt'K, it.
N assortment of Bibles and Testaments for
L sale at the Repository prices by
C. POPE, Jr.
ORRIS" Poetical Works for sale by
i:. POPK, Jr.
IAR1ES for 1857 for sale by
V. POPE, Jr.
Jan. 24. WM. C. DEMENT & CO.
SETS wagon boxes, for aale by
WM.C. DEMENT k. co.
" SETS tress hoops, ass'd sizes, for sale by
WM. C. DEMENT . co.
SEAMLESS sscks for isle by
WM.C. DEMENT At co.
DOZ. grape-vine cradles for sat by
WM. C DEMENT II co.
pr BBLS. fresh "Santa Cnn" LIME s
OU i do. eaieined plaster received and for
leby WM. C. DEMENT at CO.
DOZ. thumb latches, vheap, for sale by
WM.C. DEMENT fcco.
Off SET3 koikx" aagwa, for wb.eiwrglu, for
ZD ea t t,, wif C DEMSJT at co.
TTAVIVO Bennaaenllv located In
AL Oreron City, wliere i have epentdii
a J'ublie House, which will be kspt at suoh a
house outfit to be ksut, I Invite the traveling pub
lie to give ma a call. My table will be furnished
with the best the market sllords, and every alien
lioa will be given to the eomfirt of my patron.
Call and try me. My house it alongside of Dr,
Mclaughlin's. BOUT. CONiNOl.LY.
May iiO, mi. 7tf
VTOTICE it hereby g!ven that Jamea Officer,
XI administrator on Hie estate of A. 1. Cuttiur,
late of Clackainaa County, deceased, has rendered
hit accounts fur final settlement to the Probst
eourt of said county, and Hit third Mondty in Oc
lotx r next ie appoiuted for the adjustment of the
some at urrgun City in sam county.
ROIIKRT OA I' FIELD,
Octolier 3, 1 8 57-2.'w3 Judite of Probate.
Estate of Bobert Moore.
NOTICE Is hereby given that the undersigned
have been duly apoiiiied executors of the
will of Robert Moore, lata of Clackamas county,
deceased. All persons indebted to said estate r
required to make payment Immediately, and all
persons having claims sgaiust said estate must pre
sent them with (he necessary vouchers to us it ths
residence of K. C. Crawford in Linn City, within
ou year from dale, or they will be forever barred.
It. V. CRAWFORD,
JOHN T. AITERSON.
OcL 3, 1857. 35w4
NOTICE is hereby given that letters of ad
ministration hav beeu granted to the under
signed by the Probate court of Clackainaa eounlv
on the eslal of Grorg Irvin, deceased, late of
aaid county. All persons indebted to said-estats
at requested to make Immediate payment, and
all having claims againat said estate ar requested
to present them to me within on year from the
dm of Ihia notiou al mv residence on Pudding
river. MARY ANN IRVIN.
Sept. 20, 1857-244 Adtn'o.
Mary Ilusted, guardian of the minor heirs of L.
VI . Saunders, deceased.
WHEREAS, in this cause a bill has been
filed praying a foreclosure of a mortgage
uxu lota numbered one (I), seven (7), and eight
(8), in block numbered nine (9), and tot num
bered four (4) and five (S) in block numbered
twenty-two (32), in the town of Oregon City, in
Clackamas couuty, and Oregon Territory, fur the
sum of four hundrsd dollars and Interest , and
whereas an affidavit has been hied therein show
ing that defendant is a non-resident :
I he defendant whereby not fled that allies she
appear in the District Court of the First Judicial
District of the Territory of Oreimn. on the first
.day of the term to be hulden in Salem on the first
Monday ia April, s.D. 1858, and answer the bill
filed ia this cause, the sanis will b taken for con
fessed, and a decree of foreclosure entered up.
K.J. HAKUI.U,t I,
By lioMia Holland, Deputy.
Matlock & Joiinsun, Solicitors for. complainant.
bepL yj, iS..7. y.'wH -
W. 9. Hutchlns, BX. .,
LAFAYETTE, O, T.
Prof. A. Curtis, Cincinnati, Ohio J
Prof. Courtney, La Fayette, Iitd.
Dr. W. Armstrong, Findley, Ohio t
J. Fisher, M. D., Tiffin,
J. Chamberlin, M. D., Tiffin, "
Dr. B. A. Wright, Mexico, Ohio;
Prof. II. F. Johnson. Philadelphia, Penn. i
Prof. J. Brown, N. Y.;
Dr. G. Kellogg, Milwaukie, O. T.
W. P. Hutchins' Balsam Wild Cherry SI 25
Ju) lie's Expectorant 1 25
Alterative 1 2a
AyreV Cherry Pectoral 1 25
aud a general assortment or
kept at all times. And I am making arrange
ments to manufacture my Balsam fur the lungs,
from the Oregun cherry. augl5
T AM now telling ofl" my ENTIRE stock of
X KEAUH-MAUIS ULVTUINU,
Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes, 4c, iia. I have new
a heavy stock on hand of the very best quality nf
goods, exactly suited to the wauls of this market.
which 1 am determined to sell very Ion and no
mistake, in order to close out Uto concern, prepar
atory to leaving Ihia country, as my health com
ets ma to go hack In r ranee. Uomn one, pome
all, and buy. EUGENE LA FOREST.
Oregon City, Aug. 22, 1857. lif
t'lirtrmtiii & Wnruf.r
HAVE ree'd a large assortment of SHOES,
embracing children's and ladies' shoes, and
Gaiters, Buskins, snd Bootees; also gents' Boots
and shoes, aud gaiters of all descriptions.
Cradles and tcythet, snathe, lines, raket, forks,
spades, and shovels.
A STORE ROOM, situated on Main
street, opposite the Main Street House-
quite a desirable part of town. Apply to
May H3. C1IAK.MAN & WAIINKK.
WE have now permanently located !u Ore
gon, and will give our wholo attention to the
MANUFACTURE of EARTHEN-WARE,
in which business we are now engaged, at the old
Saw-mill, half a mile above Cnneinah.
We are now making the best ware of the kind
ever before offered in the Territory, and shall keep
Constant supply, such aa will enable us to till any
ind of an order upon abort notice.
Up country merchants and the farmers gener-
lly are iuvited to give us a call.
a. M. HAKKIS E liKOTUKK.
Oregon City, May 16, 1857. Stf
NOTICE it hereby given that letters of ad
ministration have beeu granted to the under
signed by the Probate court of Clackamas county
on the estate of Peter Johnston, deceased, late of
said county. All persons indebted to said estate
are requested to make immediate payment, and
II persona having claims against said estate are
required to present them to me within the time
prescribed by law at my residence in Oregon City.
Kept. 10, 1 57-!i3w4 A. 11. STEELE.
IT HAS BEEN EVIDENT TO ALL
for some time past, -that
MORE ROOM AND MORE GOODS
were needed at tho
LINN CITY STORE,
to meet the demands of its constantly increasing
custom. These additions hav now been made
the store is enlarged, and the stock haa just been
replenished with a large assortment of
Groceries, Off Good, Ac,
among which are
Panama Half, Gnilers, Cratats, Parasols,
Ginghams, Ribbons, Mackerel,
And a osrT dial wosr,
At the 'LINN CITY STORE.'
Motto "Small profits and quick returns."
April 11, 1857.
LADIES' and gents' KID GLOVES, at
BROUGH TON'S, Linn City.
OAT 8TORK8, til kind, wholes! or rt-
U BROL'GHTON'S, Linn Citi.
JCST roetived 30 bba Santa Craa LIME,
end 30 si PLASTER PARIS.
iy OH ARM All f WIRWBX.
Win. O. Dement A Co.,
WIIOLKtALR it RKTAIL
Dealcn InOrooerlei, Hardware
Boon fc Shoei, Crockery, fcc,
rTlENDER their flunks to their numerous cus-
X tomers fur their pisl liberal patronage, and to
holt a continuance of the lam.
They lake pleasure Iu Informing the publio that
ther have now ea hand a larg anJ dcsirabl
stick of Grettriti, lUriutrt, Boats and Skats,
CrorktriT. east Boat Stares, to which they ars
rnakinc constant addiiiona trom a iota aim
Saa Francisco, purchased for cash only, and are
enabled to sell at lower price than any other star
tg Oregoa City. Jan. 31, IBjJ,
Lxpcrlvnce Mukee For fee I.
Why Go to Portland lo Buy Goods t
"XITE wish to Inform our customers and the
y public generally that we have now on
hand, Iu addition lo our usual heavy slock or Gro
ceries and Dry-Goods, on of the largest aud best.
selected stocks of
ever offered ia this market. W also wish to say
that our goods are of excellent quality, and that
we will sell
AS CUEAP AS ANY OTHER HOUSE 1.1 0EP.0O,
Portland not txcepttd.
Our eld motto Mill governs our trad "Quick
tale and smsll profits.'' Our stock of goods la
now open fur Inspection to all who will favor us
with a call. Call and aee, and lei experience
then spesk for Itself. We sell aa low aa any in
tit Territory, fur eash, or produce at market rates.
I IIAK.MAN L WAK.Mllt.
Oregon City, May S3, 1857.
OUR Reapers and Thrashers have arrived.
Pcrsnua who purchased of us will please lake
notice, and call for their machines. Also TWO
MIOltsK THRASHERS on hand and for sate.
Jim 80. O. ABERNKTI1Y A oo.
V Tin7 AvA.fiiiffavraaet iirMtpinr mrmln tmAm fnt
O ssls by G. ABERNETHY & co.
Boots & Shoos,
UITED to tuinmsr wear, on hand and for
tale by G. AUEUNKiHY dc co.
t)ik CASES superior brands just received and
At" for sal by us
5 caaea Prido Uuion,
6 " Alliance,
5 B Paradise and Crane.
June SO, 1857. G. AUEUNKIHY & eo.
KEGS Nails, assorted sixes, for sale by
G. ABERNETHY & co.
50 bbls lime i for sale By
June SO. 1857. U. ABERNETHY k co.
Land Warrants Wanted, -
milE HIGHEST PRICE will be paid by the
JL undersigned, in cash, or draft oa Atlantic
ctttea, for Laud n arrauta.
Oregon City, June 1 3, 1 857. 9tf
At War with Hard Times!
HARD TIMES DEFEATED!
CHARM AN & WARNER, who, in addition
to their usual LARGE STOCK of
Dry Woods nn (I Groceries
are about receiving per bark Metropolis and Muts
thew VuKsar, the following new supplies, vii:
lOff boxes English soap,
100 " American do., assorted brands,
50 " adainautiue candles,
S3 " sperm do.
10 " wax candles, assorted colon,
3000 lbs No. 1 Batavin sugar,
4(100 No. 1 Manilla du.
4000 ' Costa Rica, Rio, and Java eoflle,
100 Iluoee's domestic ground de.
50 dux assorted spices, in bottles,
6 ' English asa'd sauces,
6 do do pickles,
10 ' American do do.
SO casea pie fruit,
60 boxea Windsor glass, ass'd sixes,
100 kegs nails, all sixes,
C00 lbs codfish,
6 hlf bbls mackerel,
10 bbls lime,
1 case tobacco, 'Pride of "he Union,'
1 do do 'Commercial,'
I do do 'Honey dew,'
1 do do 'Natural leaf,'
0 gross smoking tobucca,
8 dot tomato ketchup,
6 1 pepper sauce,
10 kegs dried apples,
8 bbls plaster iiaria,
Together with a well-selected assortment ef Dry
Good. BOOTS, SHOES, and rendu made
CLOTHING, whTh we offer aa LOW aa any
houso in Oregon, either wholevalo or retail.
Terms cash, or produce taken in exchange at
the highest murket rates. March iil, 1857.
Harness and Saddlery.
r- TI I E undersigned having opened anew
t In BUTTEVILLE, Marion county, O.
V " T.. ia ready to manufacture aud furnish
at short notice, and in the best ami most substan
tial style of the craft, all kinds of HARNESS
and SADDLERY WORK, Trunk and Car
riage Trimming, dj-e.
March i!8, IS57. .A. UOOK.
JUST received by the subscribers,
800 yds Merrimao and Cuchecs prints,
1700 '. satiuets, blue aud mixed,
1.10 cotton warp,
50 coils mitnilla ropo,
134 bund'es map paper,
5 eaaet Kentucky rille powder, FFF.G.
March SI. G. ABERNETHY ft CO.
DOZ. Straw cutlers just received and for
oalu by G. ABERNETHY It CO.
B. B. Byrnp.
KEGS, 6a and 5s, for sale hy
G. ABERNETHY A, CO.
LBS. pure Beeswax for sale low by
ja3l WM. C. DEMENT So CO.
MOFFAT'S Life Bitters and Pills, Bernard's
Dysentery Syrup, Wistor't Balsam of Wild
Cherry, al the
uutuu.Ti i n i "jitu a touts.
PRESTON'S Sectional and County MAP of
OREGON and -WASHINGTON TER-
UITORIE3 for aale by
Belling; Off I
VALUABLE asurimen! of BOOKS and
. stationery. Teachers aud dealers and all
interested are invited to call aud examine.
March 38, 1857. C. POPE, Jr.
RUTABAGA seed-for sale by
mar'-ifi C. POPE, Jr.
RHUBARB or pie fruit seed for sa si
mar28 C. POPE, Lj.
REGON timothy seed for aale by
C. POPE, Jr.
LBS. whit oossipora sugsr for sal by
mr28 C. TOPE, Jr.
2 SETS cooper' tools for sale by
WM. C. DEMENT St co.
DOZ. polished cast -steel grain scoops for aale
WM. C. DEMENT dc co.
FULL assortment of Yanke Notions at
mhSl CHARMAN 6 WARNER'S.
SASXf SoiMporiU, io anyquaotity.Mtbs)
crvyts an drug ironz-
Wholesale Prlees Onrrent
oar ooo us. j dsuoi It midicinxs.
Rliesting,4-4.,..ll JilS 50pr.ol.over N. Y.eott
Drilling lUji raoDuct.
Bletchsd drilling U; Wheat, pr, bu.,,.,81,35
thirling, Us 16 Oals do 6is7S
Striped do ISi Potato do 75
Ticking 14s lb Onions do 13 00
Deuins I Si' Flour ,. 7,0O
Blu drilling 1 4; Cora Meul, fresh S
Plaid husey I8a24 rat'ir.
Satinet 70a!t0; Applet, dried 1613
Kentucky jeani...9.'ia45;l'eacliri, dried 18
Twtedt 55u7oj " do pealed
' Chill, dr.e,l.30aS3
Plus ind white,
. taltf mess 8-8a30
w.de. I'.'j: fluc.in 19
,....'i0a75Hazard, pr ea $15
..ti5uJlllJ pr keg $10
,...40a$J2 - titOT.
" do. w
M. de laiiie .
ci.otiii.no. Nmall sizes f.'juj
Sheep gray pants SJJa.l.Buck 83o.'IJ
Satinet do. . -'Ju-'tf tia't.
Fancy cast. do. ...$4a5:u.ir 15
Black oaas. do. (t5a7'Whit lead, in oil...li J
Redflsu'l shirta 8Ual8j coruaok.
Bluo do. do. g I :,u IS; Manilla, aiimil 2.
Hickory shirt 5a7 " large S5
Calico do 8'.lal'lHcmp lOalS
SOOTS & times. CSNDLKt.
Men't kip boots 8.'Jj4' Almjtitine 33a37
' taper do. do.... ell, sperm evaoj
fine tewed tls cioaat. .
Boys' kip boots 9'J; Havana f lOaSO
" he'ry w'x doijl Jvj liennan 8IOu35
Meiu'brg's pr. dox.. 17; American $J0a5l
" kipbrgsprdoi.ist-'u; tosscuo.
" calf sewed do..9'jl'Prideoflh Uuiou.40n45
Womeu'sh'vy sh'.ll3:iun 3Ua.I5
fine do $l5:Lukes 3i
oaoctxir.t. j HAauwaaa.
CofTce MoLVShovels 8al4
Tea... G0a75:Spades I4am
Sugar, oo. I Chi'a... . 13, Axoe 81 2el
crushed xi,.niusaws a
Saleratus..; 10a 1 6 X cut saws 75a$ 1 ,
Starch 14; Table cutlery, VS percl
Syrup E Bostoo... $l,80 advance ou . I. cost
. - n.., n l . na -
do, B Islaud eV" rocaex cuuery, j
NOMoliisset I advance.
,jT, Salt Sa3 Other article of hard-
Tabl Salt 3a3i' war from au to au pi
Sandwich 1. Salt.. 11 i-J ct advance.
Pepper 24 Nails.asa'd tixcs.pr k 86
Allspice 40j " horseshoe. 35a4t)
Cianamon OOuHOJ oil.
Soap Ball Lamp li43t
THE following vessels will run In con
nection as a REGULAR LINEbe-,
Iween PORTLAND and SAN FRAN;.
C,Opper bark JANE A. FALKENBERG,
Bark OCEAN BIRD, WiuutNa, "
' CHAS. DEVEN3. llxALivr "
NAIUIMKEAG, Williah. "
Brig I. II. LUNT, Rtciuauson,
The Burks have all been ooppered recently, ana
are ia first-rat order, commanded by experienced
Freights will be carried at the lowest rater.
Produce sent from any part of the country te
Oregou City, or lo the Linn City works, will be re
ceived aud forwarded lo San I rancisco.
Aucnts-GEO. ABERNETHY it CO.,
ABERNETHY, CLARK & CO.,
Nov.S3,'56-3'-!tf San Francisco.
Tht.Ncw England itlntual
LITE INSURslNCB COMPANY",
Organized in 1843, and having a Cttpitat
and accumulated premiums amount
ing to over $1,000,039.1
WILL take risks in Oregon, for 4 term of
venrs or for life. Dividends of profits to
those Insured are declared every five yeare. Iu
surauce may be effected for the benefit of married
women aud children, neyouu ins reacn ui jreun
on ef the party insured. Cre.litort tn iy itisure
the lives of debtors. Rate in Oregon will be the
sums as in New England.
This is the oldest American Mutual iiiiurancsi
Company, and is one of the most reliable and suc
cessful, and insures ou the most favorable rules.
Information may be obtained from, and applic.
tiou for iusurance made lo,
Agent for Oregon.
Comulling Phyticiani Forbes Uurolay, M.D.,
Oregoo City, and K. U. Wilson, M. D., Portland.
Oregou City, Jan. 31, 1857. 42
IS by himself, and would respectfully say In hit
friends and the iiublic generally that he ie
thankful fur past patronago, and will continue busi
ness at the old stand, and will ever be ready to
show his Goods tu those who may favor him with
a call. Come one, come all, both great and small,
and give him a cull before purchasing elsewhere,
and examine for yourselves tns spieimtu and select
DRY GOODS, PROVISIONS, CLOTH
ING, BOOTS, SHOES, and CROCKERY,
Tea, Sugar, Coffee, Spiues, Ate, 4i,c, H;its, Nails,
Brooms, Ate, and almost evory tiling pertaining io
a general line of business. All kinds of country
produce taken in exchange. Country friends will
lind it to their advantage to give me a call.
TVUNlXV'sXB SALS3 &OOBrZ
(Oue door below L. Snow & Co.'s, Front st . J
Constantly receiving, aad on hand,
THE BEST ASSORTMENT
Evor Offered In Oregon!!
Having had 'several year' er.perienoe, I am pre
pared lo roll
AS CHBAP A3, lr NOT
Chtapcr than has ever heretofore been offered
on the Pa'cifio eoast !
IT call and axAMiNK rox voussklvcs. jrjj
Portland, January 10, 1857. 10m
. Our Plottot
BY XNDTJSTIIY WE THRIVE.'
HE old friends and customer of G. Coixna
ossins will be pleased In learn that hs has se
cured the services of Mr. A. V. WILSON, Practi
cal Watchmaker, who will al all time be found at
G. C. Robbins trusts that through the combined
Xierii-nc now employed, together with his untir
ing exertions to please, hs will ountitiue to receive
ths approbation of his numerous customers.
The Jxwklsv MAXWACTusixa DrATxT
of my business is in charge of CHAS. F. K tUH X,
Pracu'cal Jeweler aud Knjraver, and every person,
who hs had work of this kiud dona for the past
fir years, oan testify that he ia a superior workman .
U'afclio and Jewelry.
Having made arrangements with my bro
ther, at home, wh a watchmaker, snd ,
enraged ia the business, lo select and puichasss
Goods for me in New York, I shall hereafter re.
oeiv my goods
Direct from ths Importers !f Manufacturers
and will sell aa low aa any other establishment en
the Pacific coast. G. COLLIER ROBBINS.
Portland, June SO, 1857. IbinS
E NEW GOODS,
fTTARMAN ft WARNER'S.
rMUME4 ism sat just reoe-.ved aud foe
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