1872. 1872. SOMETIIIIVO NEW. TEC 13 WALTER A. WOOD Mowing & Reaping Machines, FOR THE COMING HARVEST. C. B. COMSTOCK & CO., SPRINCVILLE & ALBANY, OREGON, Hole Agent lor Orcon & Washington Territory. W. S. NEWBIRY, Turn Unit A General Agent, AI.IIA.N Y, OBEUOX. T rtmV JIVH V I-oriXAR MM1II5.ES Alts; MOW IS UKNMIAI. L use 1 Russia, lnwto, Ausirla. Isivarta. rronoe, Breta. Kijulnii.Uiiii.l Nor, i . .. ..... . :.. r....t i I l I it., u nil' cli. IXriCl W OI"M. Ullll III. C a Ihm'ii h" "riKvr Piiwirl nic. il. i Mm (he Worlds Ki.ir.i: Pari in iiuprovcuienis lime been addod. The W-w One & Two-Horse Ildublc-Geored Jointed Flexible Bar Mowers, ncverolog. Theynrc lire WONDER OK THE AGE for Strength) Ilcunty, Ca pacity mill I.IUU Of ORAFT. THE SELF -R AKIN REAPER, wi h Mowing Attachment, htlhe most complete and desirable i: ipcr, either ,Jp Rimme or Amen.... ..ml ls ( IMI'LETE BKAl'Kll uml a COMFi.EI E MOM Ml, being two operate machines. 7K7JH CLAIM FOR THE WOOD'S MACHINES That thojrarothe LIGHTEST DRAFT. the"QCIOKET W'l BKOT M0TION;,ns w wile MOST ITKAItl.K. That Ihw leavethe III Sl'tKH IN . HI J. II MT SHAPE, and arc the EASIEST HANDLED of liny Mow Ing and Reaping Machine I'll her in Europe or America. ttTWe WHrraiil the Wood' MischlneiMo be Ji I y Beprescntcd. J. 3 A full assortment of EXTRAS constantly kept at all our Agencies. WE ALSO HAVE Till: AGRSCV OF THK HAINES' HEADERS, v ill. the WOOD IMPROVEMENT, which renders it one of I be BK8T IIEAIi- K HSyonBMiv a Header, tic sure you Rt 11"' HALVES with Woods" Isate Ini lrovt incuts, as they wcruouly added i" IS71. SIJftiD FOB DESCRIPTIVE BOOK. Albany, May Sd, 1878-ffl P.C. HARPER & CO. aim: nun Leave to call the at V t km! Inn of the public to our large and well selected stock of GENERAL MERCHANDISE consisting of toe latest and most fnshlon iihlo styles of DRESS GOODS! TBIMWIMJ. UtKIIIMAHS, WSAM Vt, MMWS. EM1IBOIDEBY and Fancy Notions. In the Gentlemen's Department we offer the latent styles In (T.OTIIINO, tueheatln t;Nl)Ki:'K.lt, Ihenohbi. est TIES andSCAKFS. ilie nicest gloves and o.untlets, ami the inn" in lli. )TS A SHOES, while our HI Lit II ATM arc all the rage. We keep constantly on hand a full as sortment of SHOT O-TJKTS, SHOT-POUCHES, Uf.N-TlHEs, POWDER, FLASKS, SHOT-BEETS, POWDER, SHOT. CAPS, In Tret, everything In the Jiuntcr's line. Our Mirrors & Picture Frames embrace all sizes and styles. In the line of OEOOEHI E S , Crockery, CilnsNWHre, Fruit Jura, POCKET 6 TABLE CUTLERY, Nails, Tobacco, Do Baca tic Goods, Sc WOOD WILLOW WARE, oar stock is fall and complete. W CaXL AND EXAMINE GOODS, 3 PeeUfa BaUMIng, First St., Albany. P. C. HARPER 4 CO. 1872. w0 trial. hrfli inKuro,... and 17, slue which lime many vaMftuM) SPRING GOODS ! SPRING GOODS ! GEORGE TURRELL n.S JtST RETURNED FROM SAX Francisco, w ill. a lanfc and extensive addition to hts stock, which he is now scl lin.u at the LOWEST PRICES! His slock, In part, consists of ! SPRING SI MMER DRESS GOODS, (a law variety.' SPRING SI MMER SHAWLS, dates! styles. LADIES', IJKXTB' & CHILDREN' Hosiery. LADIES'. GEXTS- A CIHLD11EXS' Kid WOves, iwhlte, black ft eolorM) A LARGE ASSORTMENT OF Trimmings, Fringes & Embroiflery. UEXTV AMD HO VP CLOTHING ! OEVTV & ROYS" IIATH and I'AFN, HARDWARE ! (an entire new slock. I Boots and SIio.-m, Baakets ami Womlennare, GROOBRI E S Ac., Ac,, Ac, Ac., Ac., All of which he Is offering at exceed I low rates. TO THE LADIES A I ALL IS ESPECLI I V RECOMMENDED. E-Sr -Parlies fnrnisMng, should call . see our large stock of Carpets, XLvtm OIL CLOTHS, BLINDS, CURTAINS, ETC, HMUBf PaVCB PaM for ouu. Uoods Delivered to tmy parlof low VEOBA.E TVBBELL, vt PlBtiT St., A1.ba ... NEW TO-DAY. W. J. MILLER, Surveyor & Civil Engineer, IS ril EPA RED TO DO SI'UVKVDiG and Eniclneering. ( Inler sollistea By null, In which promiil attention will Is' (and. Residence Tangent, Linn county. Or iron ; Posloltlcc address -Allsiny. 'gniSI Arctic Soda. HAVING ADDED VASTLY TO OI K facilities lordlsis'iisiHK Ibis delight fill and healllHgivIng beverage, we w ould announce to our former lmtrous, and the nubile generally, tluit sre are fully prejured frain one of those elegant Tiiri'a Arctic Fouiilulns, tosupplv soIa of the ls'st quality In un limited naantities to till who may favor us with a tall- BOTTLED SODA ! AKU Sarsaparilla! WILL, HI RING THE SPRIWO and SUMMER. lie delivered to fniniliis. ordering through out the city. Deaiera Supplied at Liberal Balm. A. CAROTHERS ft CO., Hi 'inline Haines Headers, fhsm 10 to It feet cut. made by Waller A. Wood, at Ilixislck Falls, X. Y., with alt his Improvements, and having also Donne's Patent Adjustable Reed. Kf No other Hcailers have Hi. -a- Ini pmvements. Take none mil the Halne's Improve I Hi nders made by Wood. HiisncII's Thresher, as Improved, is the perfccllon of the Threshing Machine. We have them from 1 to 40 Inch, with new feed la'ile, lar ;e shoe, dnul.le fi.n. tdevator, double di cliarac, etc., nui le eiecl.dlv for ihe wants of thisceost, after years of study. It has creator elennlnK enpnetty than any other, I Is every w ay perfect. fcs8No other machine has ever equalled the "Russell"; none can excel it. I READW ELL A CO., San Francisco. April lKlmS THE NEW FAMILY SXKTGs-Xijn SEWING MACHINE, WITH ATTA(1IMETS Foil ALL Hi I N S OF WORK, Is fast w inning favor In the household, &S shown bv the mpMlv Increasing sates. This NEW FAMILY MACHINE is capa ble of a ramreand variety of work such as w as once thought Impossible lo perform by machinery. We claim and .an show thai it is the cheapest, most beautiful, del icately urmugud, nicely adjusted, easily opi.rated, and smoothly running ot all the Family S'w in' Machines. I' is remark aide not only for the m.iKc and variety of its sewing, tmt also for the variety and dif ferent kinds of texture which it will sew with equal facility and peifi'Ctlon. usimr siik Ovist, linen or cotton thtxnd, line or ecsirse, making the Interlock! SVelsaUe HliUh, alike on Isith sides of tbefahric sewn. Tliiis, beaver'clothVor linther. may lie sewn wlih sreat strength und nnffortn Ity of stitch ; and, in a moment, ibis wil ling and never-wearying instrument may 1' adjusted for tine work on ptuze or gos samer tissue, or the tuckins of tarlatan, or rnffilittK, or almost any other work which delicate lingers have Itcen known to (X'r tonn. Apply to S. II. CLACGHTON, AGENT FOR LINN COI XTY, I.KHA0., OBMX. .Visual the Drug Stoiv of A. CAItOTII- Eits ft i o., Aihany, Oregon. May tt, ls'Ju.',, m l.(i..M,vi:lllNKS. THK CElF.RlUTF.Ti Buck Eye Sewing Machine. Price $14; without luble, B35 coast rbwh. Recent slides in the motintaita near Hat erec, R. C, have devel- oped several large veins of good I Olaqna is the name of a new town to be laid off in Cowlitzooun ty, W.T. Land in John Day Valley is held fDunfivcto ten dollars per acre, except in favored localities. A writer rays that April in John Day Valley was the coldest ever exK'rienced. The artesian wells on the Swino mish tlais, W. 7!, are on the "!ull tide of successful exjierintent." One lias been sunk 87 feet on the farm of Michael Sullivan, in which water of an excellent quality rises to with in two leet of the top. Mr. Williamson, of Frccport, Washington Territory, is opposed to sending children from the place tiir schooling, and more opposed to their growing up in ignorance, lie is uow building a very neat, sub stantial school house, and keeps a competent school mistress continu ally in employ. The Olympia Tribune says: .ramcs Huntington, of Monticello, was on last Tuesday morning run over and instantly killed by a train of cars on the Northern Pacific I fail road. He had licen out milk ing, and, returning, was crossing the track when struck by the mov ing train. An Idaho invalid was ordered by a physician to take three ounces of brandy a day, and knowing that sixteen drachms make an ounce, has patiently been taking forty-eight drinks a day ever since. Some boy at ( iregou City cram med jaK'r between the walls of the Seminary building at that place and set it on tire. A timely dis covery saved the binding. Fifteen hundred cases of salmon have been eeeived in Portland within a month. Aalt Lake Democrats are much divided. Fome favor Greeley as the only way to lteat Grant, while others commit, tliemselves to the Administration as the sure friend of the Liberal element of Utah. Fx-Governor Gihls delivered a telling speech at Oregon City last Saturday evening. The Kngene City Jotmml says "the expenses of the county this year are nearly a thousand dollars in exc.-ss of last year." The rewdenoe of Mr. Edwards in Salem was burglarised last Satur day morning, lint 1 Hie taken. The waters of Owens Lake, Cal, sre said to he steadily rising since the earthquake. Miles M. Miller is reporter of the Salem Memm;. William Langhead has withdrew from the contest ill Marion county. He was an independent Republican candidate tor Clerk. The Circuit Court of Marion county granted five divorce at the late term. The citizens of Dayton are in tending to build a free bridge at that place. Where the Oregon Central Rail road strikes the Yamhill river, a town has been laid off. Twelve district schools recently had a raud picnic at Woodburu Station, Marion county. Mrs. Margaret Crose, of Salem, fell cigltt or ten feet lately, severely injuring herself. She will probably recover. The Mercury says a tlref enter, ed a house fourteen miles south of Salem, a week ago, and stole a large amount of clothing, jewe'ry and money, and escaped u discov ered. He entered the house by placing a ladder against the wall aud climbing in at tlie second story window, "Winchester Joe," Chief of the Umpqua tribe of Indians, was at Salem last week, trying to make arrangements to have Mr. Chap man retained as manager of the logguig bushtess eu tin) Grand Hondo Agency. Fort "Vancouver is now com manded by Lieutenant Silva. The silver mines of Montana look ; favorable, at si more clear silver 1 will be shipped from that Territory thb year that, has been produeed P time- Aootil miny tienuie oustiatm men of Salt Lake City have signed a card asserting that life and prop erty arc to-day as certain in lTtah as in any State or 7erritory in the Union, and that there is not a shad ow of fouiii'atioti to the representa tions sent abroad that great excite ment exists on account ofthe recent decision, and that bloodshed is im ininei.t on accouht of It. The Vancouver Reykter reports a very loose state of morals exist ing at Putnphrey's station id Cow litz county. Rad whisky sold ub libitum without leave or license, faro and other gambling devices and all other concomitants usual to the worst types of railroad town. A Conve.tion of Spirit mediums met in Salt Lake recently for the purpose, as stated, of adopting measures to lienetit society and de-1 velop more perfectly the science of inspiration. Dr.ti. W. Rrown, of Portland, announces himself as an indepen dent Democratic candidate for the Legislature of that county. A Squamish Indian was fatallv injured by Long Browo, recently, on Squamish Island, Washington Territory. The German papers of Cincin nati denounce in strong and em phatic language the bargain wliich resulted in the nomination of Gree ley and Brown. 7'hey say that the Germans of the country are dis satisfied, and will not supiort the ticket. Grasshoppers are making their appearance in groat numliers in Utah, causing dismay among farm ers. Richard Smith, ot San Francisco, on the 16th, was knocked down by two highwaymen. He rose to his feet instantly, and seizing a loose cobblestone hurled it at one of the robbers with such force as to break his skull, whereupon the other ran away. 7' he one struck with a stone is supposed to be fatally in. jilted. Rust is said to lie making sad havoc in the wheat crops at San Gabriel, Cal., and other parts of the county. Papers received at San Francisco from Japan state that the late plot to seize the Emperor and carry him off to Kioto, and then rise and ex terttlhmle the whole foreign popu lation, was participated in by 40, 0(10 men ; but the Government was cognizant of it, and defeated the attack on the palace, and quickly restored order. The Viceroy of Nankin, a man of great i iHnence ami the determined enemy of for eigners, is dead. Mr. Burnett in one of his sieecli es in the valley compared tho Fen ians with the Ku Knur, Flying kites and ball playing are the delights of Portland boys. A young clerk in Sua Francisco, having lost his last dollar on stocks, attempted to poison himself on the 10th, but antidotes saved him. Juan Davis, of San Francisco, died ou the 10th from the effects of receiving the contents of a sprii.g gun, wliich he had set for Chinese chicken thieves. The I' tali Northern railroad is completed to Bos Elder Lake. The wife of a confirmed cripple, in San Frai ciseo, poured a kettle of hot water over him the other day injuri ig him much. Si e was ar rested. IW. Whitney and a corps of scientific men, are at Owens' river, California, tor the purpose of inves tigating the causes and effects of the late earthquake. The Olympia Transcript lias hoisted the names of Greeley and Rrown for President and Vice President, and endorsed the Cin cinnati Convention. Black bears are reported plenti ful near Seattle. Mrs. Shafer, mother-in-law of Governor Salomon, died at Olym pia, oaiuraay do fore last, of dyspep sia. Denver, CVitotado, is to have a beet-sughf tkctory, 30,000 having j been robseribed in that city for tlie , purpose, , The local, editor, foreman, com. Pwitor' ni 80metunM the , iiyiop trumnc, ed in the single person ot the pub lisher and proprietor. The property value for the pres ent year ot Clark county, Wash ington 7brritory, is $750,000, mak ing the average amount of property 1)1,000 to each voter. So says the Register. Recently John Campbell, ot Ho quain, Chehalis county, W. T., was killed by a neighbor named Wil liam Kirkland. The latter sur rendered and is now in custody. The following is from the Boise City Standard coigxiruiug Al. Priest, the convict who escaped from the Territorial Prison of Ida ho a short time since, and imme diately stole two horses from Mr. RuK?arsou, and started to leave the country : "We are told by Billy Ilise, driver east from this place, that there is no doubt of the death of .4.1. Priest. A body was found near the road in the Goose Creek Mountains, which answers to his description. It is said that Riia?ar son overtook him with the stolen horses, and as Priest made an at tempt to draw a weapon, shot'him through the head, killing him in stantly.'' The Port Townsend Argus says that Mr. O. R. Moore was thrown to the ground and trampled on by his horses while jiassing through a gate that tell ou them. He had several teeth knocked out, and was badly cut about the mouth and bruised about the chest, but is on the mend. The Umatilla Indians have start ed on their annual spring hunting expedition in tho Blue Mountains. The new tannery at the Peniten tiary was to have been completed this week. The annual address before the Hesperian Society at Monmouth College, will be delivered by Rev. D. K. Nesbit, June 10th. lhere are now 800 voters in Eagle Creek mines. Thirty-five tons of green coffee have been received at Portland from May 1st to May 15th. Every store and shop in Olym pia is crowded with merchandise. The weekly product of the Hel ena reduction works is a silver bull ion valued at 5,000. Bitter Root valley is lieing ex tensively planted with grain. The water is now about out of the coal mine of I'ellingham Baj, and it is exfx:ted that coal will lie taken out in a few days. It is estimated by the English press, that when the Noithern 1 a- citic railroad is finished, they will be able to go from Liverpool to Japan m thirteen days less tune than by the Suez Cana'. 7'he route will be from Liverpool to Halifax, thence by the Ca'-adiau system ot' railways to Duluth and Puget Sound. The following dispatch is front Fort Benton, dated the 3d inst : Throe wood choppers at Eagle creek, 80 miles from Benton, were attacked yesterday morning by 20(1 Yankton Sioux. Frank I'auix, one ofthe party was shot and mortally wounded. Earthquake shocks are still felt at Lone Pine, Cal. .. number of old craters emit hot steam ;and gases. j'es rs. t arienter and Hammer have about fifty head of Cashmere goats on the farm of S. Syphert, near Salem. 7'he most of them sn ot' a cross with the common g at. but some are of the' pure blood. They recently purchased quite a number of them in California, 7'he Salem Statexman reports several eases of small pox among Indians on the Siletz Reservation. A stock oomjiauy is lieing organ ized at Jacksonville for the purpose of sinking an artesian well at that place. Salem JVills are doing a rushii g business in flour. Sixty emigrants from the north, em part of North Carolina are on their way to settle in Jackson conn-, ty, Oregon. 7'hey passed through Aacramento, California, en route on the 15th inst. A party near Kirbjville, Jose phine county, last week ,J$leu tour tar0e California Hons, Rwassaid to bo ratlier an unfavorable day, too, for that sort of sport. Mr. Commii'gs, blii d man, was thrown from h s horse, iu Jack sonville, last Saturday, and received severe injuries.