1 T&bW JW THE &SOUISX HOII.&JXKM Corner fern, rt fc-e.' TERMS-IS AI) ANCE. I. me copy, nii months 1 so I t Hut la tlx KniMint rf iwuta r. y..i niinnm which e are required to pay dn each paper .FRIDAY, MAY 7, 187 OS, lie-following n. tried Kratlemeti are author ised to rooetve and receipt for subscriptions tb the HwiifTKit in the localities mentioned : Meaere, hir Jfc Heuio.. i....Bfrtwrmvtlie. Robert Gins t'mwfbrdsvllle. w. K 8miih !,.. ..i . ..'ffalsay . P. Tompkins. . ...... Himisbum. . H. ClaneWn. :-A.ii.! .'A ;i .' .ItianciiJ: A. Wheeler A (v ....... Snadd. Mows. Rmlth A BnwllelJ ..Jnaction Otty. Thiw. H. ReynolOa.. .....SBlonu w. Wurerhou- ... . ....v. ....... MoaruonUu CaBni, riremawt "iWMff lira D-l iteuKla Milled. ' Mad, i-itglaeeff Liaojferoualy WwuKlnl . r ' , k- ' f r ' Through politetiess JtyrrfL Rice, we are Indebted for the following account of the disaster to the steamer Senator on Thursday : Tlte steamer Semitnr, running between Portland rOresouX'iU-WHUi way to OeogoaA CU W bnwC lnatantly killing theCaptalmireuiau and two deckhands, and badly voyijtyng, Jlie engineer. She sunk in Ave miuntes after the dUaster; nothing but tlte pilot-house bring above1 water. Passengers aiid crew mved by ma!l boats. ' The; 'acckleiit bi. peneU aboht 3 Vlock p." u. of Thnrwlay. At list accounts the body of. the Captai Had hot been found. , , f ( , ,, J AtliTIONAL PARTICDliARSv Since writing the above we get the fol lowing additional partisiterayjttlbngtlie killed are Capt. McGill; Purser, John Ixjcey; one,flrenian anid wtf aA&affdl g Xve reported. How - many .more were killed it w:w impossible to find out up to a ;iato. hour last eventual it; ras siild) however, that there were sevcu or eight puseugers among the killed.' ' 1 , PERILS ' THE KASTTIAjri. I Waterloo, April 29. 1S75. Me. EDrtOR: Onf usually quteC.towu was this morning the scene of quite an ex citement. About eIock laud o1oesSauu men running from the mill drew the atten tion of all to the river, where two men o ho bad gone over the dam, were seen stand ing waist deep in the water, just above the falls. Four men, Jim Stearns, Frank Davidson, AViu. buinnKirs . jAipbrose Privit- were bringing a raift of logs to the . tnlll, when' at the , proper ..point, as they supposed, two of them left the raft and weut to the shore in a skilt holdimr tha end of a rope fastened to the raft, with ' which to snub it and swing it into the race. But ky soine htishap tliey iao,6te'1!t13e', too far out, leaving barely rope enough, t, reach the shore; and after holding to it a his grip on it, and the raft moved directly toward tlie dam. Wfieir It passed wer, Davklson and Summers got mio the dam and remained there Some thne. -BnfDfvidk son, endeavoring' to hokl ' on to Smurrterv caused hlui to-lose his footing, atid they both rolled togetlier Into the boiling-waters below.- ' " ' ' Gaining tltelr feet, they stood In wnter about mid-deep, waiting for help. 'ITie kln was brought aad pot In the river be-, low the dam, wi etl Privit, with admirable management, went directly to them, and after nine scratnbliiig, rgettfcflf iiiihdii getting out, they were all feateUi .but in stead ot cotulnz back, tlie effort was made ww b vay'nMafc ruui Ik tcoq CTIIlCUb to those witnessing the scene-4hat fbfvatflf not be done, and soon appeared manifest to tlie oaremarTkT ttmied the bow of the boatdown stream, andall awaite4he respjt with feelings which can better be imagined than describfedjta'be fklff,3JBi raSSr k' 1own the "b!ghute," but as-it struck the recoil at the foot, the bow rose high in tlie air, the water ru$hd Uato tbeterpswfna, it, and the three men were left to battle with the waves.1 -Wheal tlie 1iowi'wtuVr turned down stream, one ran into the mill to get an axe to cut the min-witnwbii the only skiff below the falls was-fastened. From thence be saw Privi& and Suaunera To e Single ownles... ... ' Ton mt. . J '"""f'K " SSSSSi KXXi who. iron. cllmbing op ioyi!-lj4irf WMea, blacksmith s'nops, etc them. Davidsdn5 was 'seen for araoment l . , , f . .i .. . ' , . , (cnnu rous utraier uowu, moiiooiess, DUt moving rapidly with the current He was soon after found clinging to some bushes. Being Jtaken from the water lie was soon able to walk to the bouse. AU-r-now lolnr well. SANTf ..." 711 r' -H " Crawtor4rrU2e XUmKiZ "Ev. Regitek TjW innyijol',.U little valley are abcyt a T&ovte ajsd most of the grain U vp aad Jd- -selJ Everyone was v.-tshUfz for V& t, t, thJy were highly gratlaedby.a. :t3!jSwein and lasted all day Sabbath Belg &jyj)tf warm1 rain it started the grassland leaves with renewed vigor. T ' 1 " Since the opening fnS'llr4j5!fs? assumed a business aspect. Four sawuills are in full blast, and owing to their' great advantage la, , obtalcffig-i choice Jtimb J they are turning ' out perhaps 'ifhe Det quality of lumber of any tatUs in tbe-Wl- 4 lunette' valley. , , . t r, r A' greats maiiy perso4l Are 'engftged -tn the manfactcre of cedar fence-posts, which is getting tobe, quite a branch, of industry, as it affords wpltfetafeW'any menVas well as teams which are used in hauling them down to the prairie where they are sold. :-. . C'il.O'i fi".Ai'J Dr. W. H. Rowland organized an en campment of the Independent Champ tor of the Red Cross, on the 17th nit. Foity eight members were enrolled. The follow ing cfT.cers were elected ,tofsf f 'Tstj; term s Robt. Glass, E.Crf P. v. Craw ford, E. Conn.; O. II. ByH"1, W. f3ec.; Jane Glas 7 7 '.tfwi '.f RiggS S. C. ; Ca-sa : .. . :r JX.s-J. w' Conoway, Cof tl-j It.; Jancy Carey, U.C-; atl urtber mSih fioin? s -QiXlAW fl ""SHEW county, Orezou IteocinterSittvl 853, died Jv off Us JEihreStlSex-GSaer. W KL.'r "Ts-JJl8M. lurid il TO&n. i mouffia and O., eve a 44 nm mwy, vregou, juay jtn. Ti --SrttoJfliw. .luwau'i being unfolded, discloslmr life's irlorlons ntodUy;our'yni the brightness f his in teliectk Ms gent ndrinnlng 1 tnatincrs and comprelienslve juxlgement,t whieh-waa4 ot measured by his years, might, have l fairly looked forwRrd to-a life of more than 4 4 oammon usefiiTness, ta taken iwyfremlis by tint ioU fVRaVQoniuhi)ttopv,' aad4.fpntlejuaa'.pii. U.prabubla.prad)M!cia'.of.: leaves a void In ttils commwnitj-which ;-w!l fne lode livsXevauai; the Cemstc1t;'fher! not soon be Hlled. ; ' Tlie silver cord 1st: loosed; 1$4 ioWeu jlJowt U, brokert j ihe pitcher Is brokeh Rttbe fountain,, the: wheft; is jbrokeu at uie cistern. The chtst returhS1 io the earth aAit wa'rfnd"thesj(iilt toteba. who gave it." . Hov aatliy sweet the com. soiation oflbretl by ,n)b hb;:doetfUjili, thing well, j to the bereaved .paretit, 'thjtf sorrowing nrotuers anu sisters Uttbls tliclr home pt fatMjoi"', l ' "T'f;' Mr.f RiUard .during bU , sfiortbf igh enjoyed many, advantages,! which he never failed to improve in' the1 most' thor- ough mauuer. He Visited the Risterh !tAtef-with his ymnta it aTiuCmatficdilJukl&e for V&itit tfi!rty-five million dolIaW rger at BoLse-City during the-four year the latter ocenpietl the Exectitlve Chair of tliat, Territory, - After his return to his na- tive county, be attended school.' pursutug his studies with that thoroughness wMcb Characterized his every action, and went . through a course tit tlie 'Xational Business College in tlie city, of Portland wherejtie graduated with honor on tlie 17th dav of May, 1S72. Since that timelie has been I conducting the, In,jE business of BajUajxl & McKuiglit at Lebanon, up to the time he was prostrated wJ&,the;iItaei9iv'bfcb tcx-k minated in his death. jMr. Ballard wits by in tuition a gentleman in the better sense of the term ; kind afid courteous Jn hi bearing to yeung ' and ekf, r taking delight in paying a kuightlv hom- age to pit reins, anu neia ms yottngef brothers and sisters in the most affectionate regards. He was perfectly conscious to t he hjs$. A few moments before dissolution took place, a younger sister temored a nap kin from mxw&&$&$$$m$ interfere wltn his breathing, which had be come vcrry labored, 'lie seetnedf quite grateful for Uifa.?yet ac.j Jiyjdnes rds his sister, smiled and gently said, f Thank yoa.'Carrie They- were' his last words. Loving son, affectionate brother, kind ttiehd, courteoiyl ?ceiflenian, ihn&hl. Aid I farewell. Fragrant be the flowers that round thy bed shall flourish. May the earliest buds of spring unfold their blos soms there, tttmKtymtatfT1'0 Gerulans are convinced that there ters, the cnorming w4JdT blrdabf your nth -- - - a.1 sia- . vi'-e- tive' Oregon, which vou loved so .welL. ciiniuit ineir sweetest meioutes oe r your lowly resting placelAndrshairwe 'ftot Met again? Yes. lathe bright!rnorning of the resenrecJk)TaiftBdttjrn alrthl 4 dross, In the heayenlysiijitude.,01;. the angels, not In the sad cerements, of. the, grave, the brigli?fiilchfge?ice4gloriKed by eontact; with kindred' i!id,l!bif,4hefever "vernal fhare- of the" other side- 'We shall j surfely meet again. t ''JFltOir SfTlOI Anhfl(man wlin mmA Jbm Sniio, the-Ct'rf firftsyiia'tteK day, gives us the following items: W. B. Dunbar, G.W.C.T:; organized a Good T-bmflgftt VW OBjilpiB MP"g'fc wiui eignieen cnarser niemoers. Tlie Wfcrr is J. I'Mhierj' WVT; Alinle Hamilton; Sec. B. F. Irvine: -LD. J. D. bnhi3ie; PWGT. D. F CreaswelU :t -v The tnembcrbf,iBe;'p E; Churcli wlli erect a $2,000 edifice hi Scio. this season; 1 1,300 has already been 'suDSCribedJ" i - There are about , 1 59 children of school age in the dlstrlct.T50 of whom are' attud- Strjbe j district school, taught by tft.; T, O. Jory. The pi rectors voted to exclude all studies only such' as are required bylaw, .wjiich causes considerable Teeling"among patronspf the acel - r yTl-reare iuibuak ultheWty ingi general raercantile.bnBue. ,Tiiere' lire two drujjj stores, ppe.fhiflctiring iiUi two hotels, qne !chtftyh," Jbelongtpg, tp; fbi JCbrhif 4 tiaar denonfinaUotv ami tliree- saloonsf, be- AVeiy fiurly attended Sunday Schoo., I M rl4J !UHUgi4IIHU( Sw I1CIU lit uit; VIII AUXA cnurcti, teupejnte4euJ3r..JurottXey. Ou Thurstlfrv feeniiH of lae 'week'Tlie spelling jmajua atrocfe the town; and an old fashioned t&'t.'SMj&Xmt Iflrsrplv ttef.,t1iaci:.iik developed that Srfo 4iad some orthogrftpn ail slia id it the-Sco.syisjidooUj illenge'to the AanjucpeJlists to I eSroects very nanM 49 tilareorf LThehd Ith ot St-yt&s spring n the two M. D's., J. . Martin and J. S. Herndon, are. kept busy. , ; The frmers..weracomglaipiBg of, the Miwsk of rain "as thelground was l cettine too bard to plow. The late rlHba ve probacy softened Uie.gTouna. ;." .! i f -t ; k; 1 amor Grocer having been generously tender- Ing.beeii aarlgecereualy aecepted by the lClt ejfgryb" geteyUor ttie , Wmtt aM-tp$$$IMilfil$ '.fnfft.', lm7 Aie steamer. wui jeate ihU city Tl early on the morning pu the :21st, retunin lng about 8 o"cbSk l&tlmwim-t.'to tU Hufnor la iiafeiSe a an juet the i i a bad, and; evening a grana Dan wUioe! glva at the r"rsiiuie,. It- is jnot f?ary "tor jsbs i ayiat itwilU tm ant -eujovubla occ- "fciou, for t.lie Onesters, like the crops In Oregon, never fall in carrying anything they undertake to the .1 idlest sncuess-t) .a - 1 I&U4J t--" rf " utortisi Anothe attempted . assassination ot Prince Bismarck lias been" prevented. This time It'wfis'ai' hlcer who' wowlcjf .hae dond the debJ m- !' ' '- ' . ft. i .toin'.'.yiF'.,'.. Orcgpu's Congressman elect, Hon. Geo. La DbwT" dletl at his resldertc In Pen- letod'ibn fa Saturday , uivrning, of rheu- niaiism c-i uie nean. wi A nis wui necessitate "the ordering of a special election to fill the" Vacancy sometime between" now and the meeting pi l&e 'iiet' $iri&r4& ytfiifiii couV ?e oit the first Mdajrliii. December.!, . i n TIIJ&JMkXA-SZA jtKroBT.H oacAterurfrieuda , tvJU beglu to have soni faint -Idea4 of the vsst wealth to be railfecd on this coast wlielT they have pe- ruseil "the "appended reportof scientific are scores of otljer lodes. 'Beattemf all oyer ttije Puitk: ooosty that will yiekl m the coming yehrs millions upon milHons of tte' JjMiwhM'SJJlfi-j) T v '7recious v openkl, but are awaiting the necessary I capital to develop their richness. We have our bonanzas in Oregon that "wOU yet yield their millions, while a vast number of our k gulches and gravel bars contain gold in fair paying qiuuititieniieu properly worked. L Bnt to the Professor's report: Professor Sehirnier, offche lenver uilnti .woo, under instroctionj ' troui . Duector Ltiidennan, visited Virgluhv feity 'lUt JXard'C. eeAnated! the probable nrodnetiofr ot the Comstock for' 1878, iflMlei 'OT the Oaliibrnla ahd the ConSolldaLed rginla faesafetKs, acccfo4ibf. J Sdiirmer's'estUuate, 4 EU be atft tlie rate on tn iiw numoti uqnap per moiiwi as soon, as . the additional milling capacity now In; cortrse of erection shall be completed.. Prof., Schirmer'a estloaates f the yield t the- CornHtocW wlll increase the' temiW btdlloti protluct of the'TJnitetl States-this; jppar t$ Bf?5,000,000, and "for" the next year SfKXf,- 000,000. The weight of tlie bullion to be L dissolved in acid, in onler to seiKirate the two metals, will be sftbmte thousand tons per annum, and will consume about three thousand tons of acid. The Fran r o-U cr uuiu Troubles to ,hm JK Rumors from London are to tlie effect that war is impending between Germany and France,) - TiiOj riuilitry element -joj iiany-feels that the fate treaty 'with' German; Fiance was entirely too lenient, and that indemnity paid has already returned tb Freneii coffers The ppssussioii f Bell'oHrt by France is deemed dangerous to Germany. France has rapidly recuperated and will oon be able to furnish a formidable army for alllancetvtthlthefi .iifttiont,i wlilM 1 Germany is no richer now than before tlie war. Germany's present military arinamen is a burden ot expense that cannot be borne much lougeWanlyela)te tare nut disafm in the face ot'France." " " '' t'TiiWrir -t a n mAMi npAnirinita lima !. KA m w iiiviv piuihiuu ttiiic Mian tiiu present to st enrejtor l helt counti'y a long eH of prosjK'rity and peace, and therefore de-r dare that war ought to be promptly unf derttkten. Their policy is to! march imi j mediately upon Paris, fefkingAlp n position wheret new ireary 01 peace cotliu DC MUtXI tllCII would take away Belfourt from France, limit her active. .army, to be ana exact ten millnrls fir ensh,-i paid in twenty years. If France refuse to lgh shell a treaty, then Paris could be attacked and detroyetL, i jiave simpljr given an QtAltn-Tihe tBioks given for believing that tliere is good foundation for the rumor ot a renewal of hostilities between tferraniny and France. , The London Times ridicules the idea that there is danger of such a war, and we hope the Time Is right. ; . HaiJf FARErice Ufa lreeo''siit1 by the'O. & 0. llailroad to persons attend- ih tlis Oregon Presbytery at Portland. 'gooil 4"om tlie 4th to the 10th; to C'hain pion3 bf the Bed Cross froia 10th to 15th!; to Grapd Loilge IOOF, from 17th to 24th, all to Portland and return. Good enough. - - i , . ' hx-?cnator Pratt, says .the, telegraph, has been tendered and accepted the office of Commissioner ot Internal Revenue, dis pfaaring Douglass.- This was k surprise to J Douglass if to no one else. tjQ , 3 kr- I FINANCE AND COMMERCE. fc 0cd in New Yorkafejd 0 3 fj?f "pegiil tenders 87 (388J.J ' 1 in'4&ie Jtelegraph brings information thit , , . ....... r r-fsO? HTWhekt is getting scarce, and millers and . tkera who have special demands to sup ;ry;are; paying a Jheorf - Uie article ' hat the Liverpool quotations would just ify shippers In paying, the price offered at r,)?irtlaBd being $ 1 50 per cental, while tlie f whatever the amount may be, reinalulng in first glands here, will doubtless be car- nextJiamet.Uinna!r tlien f obtain an advance On present prices, j Our buyers lire now offering 75o per 4 bushel for wheat an advance of 6c per bushel ilnce last report. fW affs ITgarfi ot no transactions, however, at the advance Oats command 50c here, while in Port- land they are quoted at , 60S ri f busheJi i liASlluling sacks. ; Egg3' are in good supply at 18c per dozen. ; :'! '!; - : -""'Cjpt J'Bntteir is quite plentiful, of a fair Jto good quality, and is quoted at 25c per pound, i ;''' $T other-changes to'teian'inarkets enetally dulirUi Stail MWi'ni '1 ',.L Tm ... - ' I..T. Ij i AOUi ji rancisco uates io uw aiii jcive: Wbeat-kChoico to cdiuaion, ftiflO&l 60 per cental. Oats $2 05$2 20. Onions uf434 40. Potatses f 2 ; new, $2 5033. Butrer-t2530. Eggs Oregon, JSppfig chickens, ff47 per dozen ; hens, 'SS ; roosters, f69 ; t ducks, f89 ; geese, $12CfT13, VYool t'prling, tmry and heavy, 13 Potatoes JLf,ia V bushel. I Apples, green, retailhig from stores at 62Jcperbox. , i rdiickens. $2 5033 f1 do?n. . i " tHahns 13 iixs : she-alders j 9c t sides lie b m M- .. i ' ' , ' ..... " rr'ii,1u la caiJs l 25; in bulk lbc if. White beans u. , .. iOnloti 4 scarce fiombiAlly' 4 f I 60 pef bushelf rom'ftores." " '-'; '' '' "' : ! Beet, cWftiot, 6c pork;;' 5b;j 'muttoh. ?iurumexM)g bas , alreajy commenced rit . The( niannfiirtnre of brick ' will bo js com menced in Astoria very soon. , V. " ':' ' r ' Erysliielns - la prevailing throughout polk cotiufy lri jnallgnant form. ' ' ; u The Astoria Jfehalem valley and Wash-, Injglon county wagon road matter will be the subject -of legislative Invesiigatlon I J u Btg'.BiPtlitorrU; Vlited the Dalles on Sunday before last and confirm ed five persons, i Darinsr the services lield Dr. Nevlus during the preceding week. ii,. M .. ji..i .4,ii.i., : baptisefl.;' The pontract tor the new church at tlie Dalles,. to be built by the Episcppa linns, will be let within die next week. . A large number of horses, mules, cattle and hogs will1 be ..driven out of Jackson county tiiis year " . . -. .- - The wheat crop of Walla Walla ' county; lit is estimatedrijl reach . one ' million V busliels, the eomlpg hardest. fii r a D, S.' K., Bnlek-organized a grange at sHot Spriiigs on. tifi.lj5th;iilt.V;. .". ' ri -C llie .animal Rieeting of tlie Jackson ounty Agricultural Sutler y will be held mt Uie conrt" hoiise, tt" Jacksonville, . on i!Uurd;iy,' May ) ..'i875b OiUcers of the society for the ensuing year w ill then be elected.' w;: -r'"": : ; Mr., Bivshcyv living! across the creek north ot Roscburg. permitted a traveler to go through his field to shun tlie mud. . Tlie gentleman. Im4 a dog which took oocasion to worry one of Mr. Sosbey'sflne slieep so severely tliat It died: ". ! , ' , , v f Several' car-load of vegetables started from California fof Chicago were stopped at Salt' Lake by ; the ' blockade and' wei-e' disposed of at auction, and for a few days peas,' cabbage ami cauliflower ; were dirt cheap among the Mormons. ! Rye seems to grow on any kind of laud -in Walla Walla county and yields a ' heavy crop. f'Xo use is made of it,,s however, ex cept as hay. A , good field ot rye will i yield from two to three tons of hay to" tlie acre, and that of the very best quality. -i The President ofth SLskIyou ,(Ciil.) Ag ricultural Society reiuesU the jouriial to j state that tlie: residents of Jackson "and j Lane counties, in Oregon, are ' privileged 1 to contest for . premiums at their county i fair next fall, and are resiiectfully" invited to bring In stock', Liid products '':for cxhibi- j tiOn.; :;.i,v: f -': '. -I : ...:.!! ! -ir I f f A WTlter in the Farmer wliose letter is dated at. SublimitySpeaks bt the new dis ease amoug sheep, and says s v '-It would i seem as though that avery sheep that dies it is takeu for granted that this dease was the cause of its deatlu i, Jfow, I tliink tliere are other diseases 'that aro as prevalent and much more rb be"' feaml ; probably the worst is the scab ;.' of 'winch . tliere is a great deal iii U4s V'Vfcinity.' "I kfiow of several large bands whljh', have tlie ACiibVv bere Uie owjjers.liaye' lost ifrora 25 to SO per cent, of the old Stock this winter and nearly all the lahibsT 1 thlnfc.' so faf "as I liave beeiv'able lev observe, tkit ,'oyer-stock lng and the' want of -sufficient food Is the prime canse rtbreefburtlis.bf the fatality1 among .feep'.-;-;,:., f,,' A restauraut-. keeper : named :Oeehr, , nt Salt Lake City, attempted Suicide last week by the hari fcari prooesr.; The wound, in tlie center pf , the ? abdomen, ; show xliat Geehr Inflicted Us ivfih air bis force,' and,; if he did liot stab himself twice, must have' tumed the blade after peneating' to' the intestiiiesin -such a manner as to make jagged incisions on the sides of the prhici pal wottucVaiid tlirohgh this the bowels : protnidedt while great loss of blood foUow-'-ed the putthig..-..r. : Uvt'nth-f. ; fter: searching. tfier mill race at .Salem thoroughly tor Jke .body ot ' the'iid uamed Howell, he y was found hid iu a lumber pile, dry as a chip; "; Ilfs Httlef sister liad fallen Into tlie water and ' was rescued, and pfvaai thought' Be wa somewhere fai the race.- I -Ji'M, naii&-rv:ir-tvx--. - We learn tliajF tlie" stage company ' will not commence fuunfarg on summer time phveen iiosebisrg hifHl Redding for a week' or ten days yet,' as: the", routls'ln i Rome' por tlons of ibis State are rather rough. -, , '. .,( Goose Lake -valley has the appeftrance bi prosperity; Stock looking well, and farmers .are busy plowing and sowing. t r Messi-s, Foud ray, Watsou i Planning have rpeiieniployetrntningit (nnnel ' Into, their quartz ledge ou .Brush creek, "ack-. on county. . .Work fa. progressing finely: and tlie prOEpects are considered good1.'' ,: ' The; jsonvUleiJMe says iI,,VlIorC Henry Kllppek wb the other day arrived from tbiEllbb.leuir niatlrt ' progressUig finely there. vlPie, main p ledge .has beenr found,; which s ifour ieet Wide and constantly Increasing to width.;'','1 TbesTin.was shown, Ias't'yek4l1iomo, of the . ore froin the enormous ciunubiir t edge ou the hills three mileS southeast of uacKsonviue, owneu .joy iessrs.; Jtnigerv Coats, Foudray , i and lOthers. ; It is flue looking roclc fid will doubtless 'yield The working of placer mines hi. Souths era Oregon, has not been - very extensive ilt season, owing to tlie IUnited supply ot water.; .Quite a little sum has been clean ed up, however, 'considering the: obstacles' in the way. '" An abundance of , water Is all that is needed to make time lively again, rbr there 1a'p!nty bf good mlplng: ground . ,! " I . J ' " r li' . ' ielt. j , . ,, ( , - Jir - ' 1 Ti- ' ! i The PJain4eater aays : .."Since the wea tlicr has cleared off," Mr. Rockies' ledge,' in the canyon, south of Cauyonville, has ' 1 iW-' W tills is one of the easiest worked ledges in the State. -It haw almost' entirely quit jielding'soff-soap, but greenbacks quaN teti and halves still --are- produced "band somtelyi . StriiRHs ofetuck -up- ever his success; bui -still' jrttlna bis genial qiiall- tles. " j VVm-I"? I -. v? " l-l'5 ''? -''I Grain; of all kinds, a s in the ground Is growing fcapidiy,,;: t ! ',x j'J , f , i aagBWBMMBWaaMaaaaRaaaaa Tlie Vancouver Register says : "It is a matter ..that we can no longer disguise.' Y that the mluiug Interests In Clarke county are assuming such proportions that we are disposed; to believe that our hills' are full Of rich treasure. A party of several men left this city this week for the. purpose of de veloping what are called the 8tar -mines, in;tlie : eastern- part of this county TIw best of results are looked for, as competent men are now engaged in th business, ?' As an Instance of the ad vantages of home muufHctnre3, the Walla Walla SpMt says:. - Aiie Aiayton woolcr mills have already saved to that county four times as , much money as it cost to build them. Every week brlnff3. a lonrl tA ' ttiia ' 'k.u' t to' ' gratifying to know that very few blankets,' flannels, tweeds or hardtlmes are now';imr ported, the articles produced by this e tablishmentf being of ti tyiperior ' quality and furnished at lower rates that the same can be obtained at abroad. When the systetri of patronizing home productions,' becomes more general ,we will , hear less complaint in regard to tlie scarcity of money.?' ' :.'- ' '" ;:' ' ' ' " ;-- i M. Kelly, editor of tlie Boise Stidesimn, oft Saturday before last; was assaulted bit tlie street by a man named Scholl, bccaiMe of an article which had appeared in Kelly's .paper. Kelly was beuteu and slightly cut.' Afterwani . Kelly- sou, inquiring lor an ofBcer to have Scholl arrcsted,; steppwl into the district attorney's office, where Scholl happened to be, when Scholl started, after hlm as lie had after ' his father, but got a good deal the worst of the fight. '. ; ;The Walla Walla Union of last Saturday says : , ;The reports from all parts of the country agree iu saying that Uie waters In all the streams, except the Snake and Col umbia rivers, are receding. The streams in this valley are now all within the banks and offer no obstruction to travel, " except tlie Tonchet. ' But the Touchet on the Wallula road lias so long been overflowing its . banks that the lower ground, over -Which the ro:d passes. fc so soft that it is impossible to cross without miring down." Thomas Monroe, of Walla Walla, at tempted to commit suicide a few days ago, by cutting some "deep gashes in his arm and thigh. For a long time Mr. Monroe lias been m ill health, and finally, last fall, had to be thrown on the county ; for sup port. He appears to have allowed this to Work upon his mind until he has become ;tired oflife, . and sougtit to And relief In suicide. , . . . ; ' ' '.The voters ot Astoria school district. Voted on thh 24th lilt., to levy a tax of two mills on the assessable property of the dis trict (450,000) for the purpose of improve ment of tlie block lately purchased for tlie school of Messrs. . Hobsou & Warren. This will give about !f900. The block Is a : handsome one, purchased on three years i .time, at flicoO. ;i ; , , ' ' ' The depot at Walla ; Wall ot tlie W. W. AC. R. R.. has been located at or near the junction of Main and Rose streets i the lower part of the city, about three- , fourths of a mile from the bridge at tlie upper end of town.; ' !..'! ' l'-4Tlie Walla Walla ,Statenqtt is, told tliat grasslioppers are making heir appearauce in myriads along, the toot of the moun tains, and that tlie settlers in that locality appiehend' tliat ' tliey wlir" destroy !, the crops. We hope these forebodings will not be realized. r ; .;,v '. s I A teamster who came down from Lewis ton to Walla Walla a few dars ntm - cir that Snake river is already very high at tfiat place, and is still rising. He says the people' there look for almost : unprecedeut cdly higl .water, yet that it is not liable to oany injury tip there.' . '-'" ",. 4 lr. II. D. Cook, of Walla Walla, has just returned from Ynkima, apd reports tiie Yakima river as having , been higlier last week th,-w It Ims beeo . knowu for ; tlie past four j-eai-s. it had fallen a little be fore he left, but , will probably rise agaiu still higher than It has yet been; ' ! '! A man was" recently robbed of $200. at Ogden, and then iad been, gagged and placed on the railroad track." Fortunately, Tie . was.43fscovered and released before a train came along. ., ,,-, ., , .: , . s , iv . H. The Valla Walla Spirit Icnrns that tlie water in the Touchet river is falling rapid ly though asi yet, teams are unable to ford it. iThe mail and express have arrived Regularly.,;,.,,- : j,;:'.;?4;i:";;.;v y- , A; j-ouug man named Lerwell, near Oeryais, was run over ou the 27th ult. by a span of horses attached to a Iiarrow. He isvery badly hurt.. ; . ? . V", - -Henry Goldoun, a seven-year oldster Tell head foremost Into a well at Corvailia, in which the water Was;25 feet deep, but was fortunately rescued by his parent. :.. .. ' Chief Justice Lewis met With a painful, though not very serious accident, at 'Port Towjisend," 'on Montlay ' evening, of last' week,- spraining his ankle by stepping out a broken sidewalk.- ; . i - A man wbo called himself George Mil ler was engaged at . work, on , Mr. Settle inler's farm near Parkersvflle, on Pudding river, disappeared , few days ago' taking with him a pair of calf boots mid a gold . watch belonging to his employer. ',: The Dayton, . W.' T.',', woolen mills are now running on full time with a .complete set of hands, and the demand tor woolen goods appears to be equal to the supply. The Jeflerson. Institute Is doing , admir ably under ! the charge of , Professor Jc C Carapbcili Wiib is giving the best 'satisfac tion under his able management and skill as instructor. , ; , ; - . , '".The ofneers of the Eugene 'library tor the ensuing' year." are : President, J. J. Walton, Jr ; SecrcUry.W. Ti' Campbell; Cor. Secretary, F. Il. Ornbbs J'Trrasurer) A', ft. Vn Hontenl Committees:, On Library Dr. Patterson, A. W. Stowell and 'F. H. Grubbs. Finance Hendricks, DoitIs and Tiianliauser. - Rooms Wal ton, Van Rotiten and Campbell. P. F.Blair, ot Lane County, a man over 62 years of age, turned himself loose- brie day this week, and ; sowed fifteen acres of .wneas ny nana. : Ale. is iui old , setUer, tOO. . ; ,-; .. .. .. .,, . .... , 1 tn going over to Tillamook by land five miles ot snow must be crossed., ' , ' r ' The Indian, school at feah. Bay.ls,said to be la a very flourishing condition, nnder the .fiuperhitendence - of Agent , Hunting. ton. ' t , - .From, ;Mr. AdJ.Edgar, '", who lately re- turped Irotn a trip to 'Grant '.couuty, the Mountaineer J earns tliat the mining news irorn that section as very encouraging, , ,Tlie quarts mines' of Elk1 Creek af.d '.vicinity are prospecting well, and th&jCabel mine is payi)g luiiid'sqine, divideiuls.,, The ciu riabar mines! that Were- discovered in the year '04 or '05,'but abawdbned pn' accotint of the hostility oi' the' Indians, is ng-.iiii Wing VOspectetT and " bjie"id "by Messrs Dr.! jM f Iff ,'llorsleyf : Johij Ray, ' Gilbert Reynolds and ' n Denis,: who have form ed a company for tiiat purpose. 5 Mri Ed gar says he saw over a hundred pounds of pure quicksilver that came from this nihie.. .'lliey have .put up, a furnace, and viih a: rude .apparatus have commenced turning but the pure quicksilver, ' and In sunlctehtf a uan titles already- tb supply the heme maiket.,; These mines are situated a few1' miles from the John Day river, on the south side, and', about 25 miles thUJ side of Canyon City. 1 ' - si Sew ToDaj . Plctum ' and Picture ; Frames. Woulil-atinoiinci' to tlie citizens or Albany lnl Ticinlly. t hntfco is promped ty funilf li nil klmis of PICTUKE I'HAMKS to orjcr, at short notion, rk-tniv framed, and old framvs rurnirtMl. Call athiKofUtw oiv Ji'lrst. Mrmt, fniu Ro- w(Mt-of Broodalbin and iuvc your onlui-a. 34-7 , ! : l ). FINAL RI TXKMKNT. '- ' '- : NOTK'K IS HKRCT7YGlVENTItAT B.II., Allen. almln1stmtor of tlie estate of Alfn-d Allen, deeensed, on llw 5th dav of Mav, 187.1, filed hi. final ancmriit- In aid estnle'in the County Court for Linn oouDtv.o-e?oii, for flnul settlement, and, that y order of suid Court, Wcdaewtny, tbe Sib flay of June, IH75, lias neon appointed to hear object Ions to said aopoiint. anil for the settlement of theamne. , Fahlished by order of the Connty Conrt. ? ' ' ' ! - "- .i."'.-i' R. II. ALI.KX. --! May 7, WVnJtwl -, . AdniinUtrator. . C3rO; mi. Li'sTEirs Witlifyar Coin for '. Having rtiid Cash for stock, heoffrrs snpert or inducements to tonsumera. All kinds of FARM , IKQI3UCTS j i accepted as tbe equivalent of ousb In e.jxrlmnge for goods. Superior Glassware. Cntlerr. Kotionx. Perftt- Tnuni , etc., iu large quan tities, at Uoleaulo or Ot Ctgmrm and Tobacco SipedrHy. 7 C1IAS. It. KONfAUCE. BOBT. X'CAJ.I.iiY. lOXAGUE & McCALLEY, An e now oSex1.vg a'" at a g k'i r i'c est itoek of FLt AXDT TP31TER - GOOD! J . selected with care, uud bouulit fpr in at ., ScandalonMly Low, Figures ! and as we bought low we can ariif" will sell them , ... j . - : at prices that WiU Astonish Everybody. Come and aeo our nelectloiisof - ' -jr.. , - , Dnutioodii, - , ' JmuM .....j: -'- siMwi,,- .,,,;'-"' -" . -fi- PiqilCM, 1 ( i'io;..t ;' ,.Itrll)lniite, - l . MitreUIeM, ' - , ; " f,' , . PttplliM, ' ..-.;..!. ; ' i ': Iiktre. :,V !" i, ':-- -:j.n r '!. "--..' Itibtoonn, '.Collars, I! Collarette, ;';'". - Lat-ei, &e.,-ce., -.,'-'; .;,;,,;. far 'the ladies, .and our complete lines of . , i- Readymade Clothing, -" ,! Cottooadt-M, , ' --CaMfinert, ; riOtkS, -..it .H V rt.- NlioeM,. r-.;;; . -o! r'f':i'-'. -; . ltoota, . . ... ps, . .-- ,- ,-;.'' , - ;':,", of oil description for tnoh and boys. Also, fnll . -i.vj i i itsaoriaienls of , i . i- '--.- Groceries CrodcErir and' Glassware ' 1 4 ; ::. . lor evoryliody. - ' i' M-.v.y - . Tho liet (rood's at the lowest rates every time; ; 6StjOin "d evL . j -i ii. . , tioauon , u rex cut, uqtoner a", hm. FOR SALE ! riHB CEX.EBKATJD W. WOOD'S A ;. ' BtlElts& IOQWlEitS,. ' llMlne'it IIo4e), (Wood's improvcHl.I " ' : j -oqiUljbplMUAarru.'iiao r ;' i The' BtisMl aad VibtorTlreher, ' ' : i i:'(ot,uiaaUac8po theoat. !; v'; WtalMi'af TerertfceM rilli!,ratfc ': Htmr Plow, uud other machine,.: . ( j , ,. Cdil.se." and jt price and" term tiefor bn'vJnW elsowhera. at, my Riul&tmiitu Khop corner i&eo pii ana tuiiswoi-ui sis., Aiuinv,urivoii anv,urHon. fit AN K WOOD, ., The, TlMrttfftabJr DVnahlr I'all, '- ' :" - ":t" iM'tf-' r-iif"' f . ,Ppvvr ':-''H- ii j - m , uis? ware n 1st, 1875, and ending Juno lts, '1875.' at Xhtt farm -of : tlm .-mdannirnHd. - two AiUes north.of SUedd, Station, on the road lead- Oreijoa. 'i" .. . . Those desiring-ou obtain Kood-pastueon rear sonahle terms. n , . . . VICTOK is the finest bull tn the Stale, having taken tne flrst. pttntnm ovr all comiietitors w i)u oiawiun u.uwuregon HtM t bit. i M t :.63rTEBMS KEJMTABIJS.fE9 ' ' ' !1 ' n.B. ft'T.B. 8PKESGER. Stm3! 1 1 . ..... ' " 'so Ejrrs ieb bottue. 1 ' ' . . E ' Ila been to iwe ever Half -frntmr-1 Promote th'rowthVrearv -olor, laereaae tbe .Vio Md, Btmuty f (be narr, Prevae rattter " uitl Turutaic Ur7 . ' , l X.ADIES, Do yW Wa "a. Pwe, BloomJaar plexloX Jf 'ao'!,lW tPiMaMeae JHTAUA3FS MAUAOKJA vAtM WlU i away wttb Bedaeam' BtoWtoee m plea.' Overtooaoa' the Jw.,PI,e aee rbeai, fatHTMC iecHeet.,;,- . Wild pigeon ons are plenty, among ff fZ) idfSafenj prAlricrs H h. & I wneac nciua 01 saiena prairie.' ' nu"f- t Ol 'xanuers are getting aiung spicutui with tlie ix work, not wiOistatidlng the back , wardness of the spring.- r -: , r v:I Two or tliree good teachera are; wanted by the school superintendent of Benton un.v .. . :..:'. -jrearGrfic( VaU CaJifoniJa, tlie -stager, '.'t was stopped by a couple of : hlgii waybien,, J and while one covered the passengera whhjj'j ' his Umibfe-ljaiTeit-d gun.t tlie othtui wen t t 'through them, talking pleantly oll? tnf'.f while. " He stoitod ttuit Iie blankets nil a round over the etHiiitiyrluua" ing for work, but had not been able tflixl a job. Tlie Chinese he remakedr wcwit ruining this country, and, white men wfH,),',.' be compelled, to go - into tin road egetiey business. He regretted to have to rub tito'j V passengers.. but times he said; were very" f hanl, and the grass was Very liort,.and liv ,:' fiict, tlie disagreeable occurrence wa taii1,-.' voidable.. , ..-' .V 1 fi H ' ; Oi? flAS AjTcisca . v.,,,-r - Ot A Tho Great I'aii the Iarimr. t Kincr, Mechanj OVIt BOYS AITS' .1 IfEPAKT- 2IKXV IS A UMOUT .ITTllALTIVjr: FEATURE. til 'is : i-'.-l- r tlie Fsmllr As a Flmlde 0psnloa t'ir.le liie "TCsekJl'V Is equaled. .EVERT (SRApQBR i HATB IT. CETUP CUUf 3 v A Frra Copi&ta whoever reli1a flllA. ;'.' 3 CopieJ, One T ar, qlO CO 6 Copis - - - ' fei8 OO i .IO Copfes ------ QftS 00.; I'ayablefn odvsnee in I . 8. GokSCoio n enuim.ent in Curren ilflient JUP of - the PatiCc Toast re- vo every suUi ile .,ZE TOUXO CO.,' Z'roitrie ... Kau FraDrino. . 'All PtMtmurtvri are authorised ire eubfccriMiofm. - Bpeeitaen 1 sent free. hk:xu roa o.ik. (jrateful Thonsands proclaim ClXEG.AU I5ITTKII.S the IlllJSt womler- ful invijrorunt that ever uustaineU the iduking svstein. " ": ' ,: - : ' No i'ersoa can take tlioso Hit- ' tors according' to directions, nixl .ro ina'm long unwell, providctl tlicir bones arc not destroyed .by 7 mineral jMiison or other means, nnd j vital or jjanx w.tteJ heroin n-pair. " !': ' ' '-': lUlious, licmitteiit., rsA ' tPralltteiit F'vns.,whicli aro;t prevalent iiv the valleys of our jfreat .rivers throughout the 1,'nitcd StatoA, csjipciiilly. those Of tlio Mississippi, Ohin, .Missouri, Illinois, Tciincssoe, ' Cuniijci lalid, Ai kajisaa, licit; t'ohi rado, Urazos, liio Grande. I'carl, Alalianirt, MoLilo,, Savnnmdi. - lio nnnko, James, , niul . many olliers, with their vast tributaries, through-" out our entire country during tbo Siunnifcr and Autumn, ami remarka bly, so during . (seasons of , imtisual .. heat and tlryncss, aro invariably ae coinpauicd by , c'xtensivo itcriii;o- incuts of tho stomach and liver, atnl other ulMhuuhut -vlsccnu In their, treatment, h purrsi:ive, exerting a powcrfut iiilSticneo upwii Ihcso, rari- ; ous organa.- is cssontially nccoasiiry. . There is no c:'.t!ramic for the purposoJ equal to Dr. J, Valkkkh Vixegar. IllTTEns, as they will Kwmlilv nmioro ' tho dark-colored vi-hlinultprvitli which ' the bowels tiro loaded, ut llioniua lima stiinulutiner tlio wereliou.-i of tlio liver, . and generally nistorinjt the henitiiy fuiio Uonsoflliotliestiroorpatis.' - " : " Fortify tlio Ixxly Hninst dls-, Paso -by purifying ail iu fluids it!t VlXKO.tlt HlTTKas. C oiiinitif tako hold- of a nytttem thn fortf-nnnwl. ' ... lysiepsisi or ludiestinii, iifad- acliu, I'ani lu tlm KhouMerv C'wneli". 'rijrhtness of tlm. CheKf. liiatstini. inr. KmclatioiiH t tlie Stomach, li.iii Tahiti, ill the Mouth. t;ilioi Attnek. l'a!iila- tion mf the Jlenrt, InHaiiimaiion ( tlio liuugs, I'ain in.tho rei;iou uf the ki'diiey; and n htimlnnl otlier pitiufnl nvmnimtv. ,. are tho oll'.riiiir.i.f Drin-pt-ut. One tie will pruvo u taller giuinuiti-e of it merit tliuu a Iciipthv aiivertiMMiit-ut. . . Scrofula, or KiiiR Kvil, ; wmw SwelliH-? L'ker.s. Kiyiilel!U. Swr-lled ,7 Ceck, Ooitro, ScnrulotiJnlluiimlti!; Indoleilt' Ififiiiinttiation. Merearial airre-.. tions, Old Sores, tr'mnUHi of tlie tikiii. .;; bore Ej'QM, Dtc. lu tliej. afi in ail oilier. eoHstitntiomd DiMeaxe. Walkkk'h koa Rl3n-rKiishave 'Itota-ti .their p-eatcnf-ative io-er,iu .tha mobt.oluale ami? MentioiFarierl- -- ;;"tt '.f VI .'! mJBSCRIDC-1 ikLVI STAB WJEElliY. " v; ; j of th pacific ctSsT. ; . . iV 1 a mien gented CJTJSSi For Jullaiiiatory UJaQroulc:;:.t,: llheumatsstjijGout, iiiliou7,iomit' " l """r tout and Intermittent Fever. Ii-ani w f! i''!,4t of the Bhiod, Liver, Kidney nl Hlmhior. ., -) these Hitter hare n eijuak (inch Ih. j - a !' eases aro couxed' by filiated HUhmIj. '.!'' -'LI.VJ Blechanical Dispases. lcrson . , . i? engaged Ju liivt and.ilinentlw.meh aa ' . ,- '" ' ' riuiirtHH, Type-wjtlor. Gld-1iilerK til -" :'; ,'f Miners, as itioy advance in lif, are ma-.. ''', ;, ject to paralysiM tf the IJwelij I'm pttanl ' i-r.-s against thin, take a 'tWo if WiUBul ';;;;;;! VDtKOaa BlTTKltS oceai'iollttily.'V -- ,1 , . , j For Sklu DiseaseN, Eruiitlons, :' - Totter. SttlMlhemn. Uiotcfies.Snoni. Tim-' "! . " pies. Pustules, lioils. Carbuncles, limn-, worms. Scald-head. Sore Kye. Kryie las, Itchj Scurfs,- I)incolratina of I lie ; Skiu, lluiiiurii aud IUuase of the Skin f . whatever namo or uuuire. aro literally dug up and earried dut of tlio sj-ntoni fn a short time by the use of these Hitturs. . , Pin, Tape, aud other Worms. larking in the system of su many thou sands, are auuctuaUv destrovod and re-" t'i'ml V moved. 'o system of medicine, uo rcr inifugea, no aiilbeluiiiiitic will free toe ( avKtein from worms like these BiUcra. For Female Coniplatnta, inyouug or old, married or siuglo, at the daw n of ' -womanhood, or the turn of life, thea Ton ic Hitters display so decided an inflaeiteei . that improvement is soon perceptible.- ' Cleanse the Vitiated JJIool -whenever you find its impurities bursting through the skin in.l'imples, Eraptious, or Sores; cleanse it when yoa tiud it ob structed audMupgiah in the veins: einanm it when it is foul ; your fooling will tell yon when. Keep tuehlooti pure, uud tie., health of the svatem wiU foiiuw. ". -, -, . K. M. SletXl A.L.U oi C. ( -t. Pruppata & Oen. Anil, fcun KrunifMv. Olifiv jyiL ti cor. of WnliiLlB ami Uliarilon Wa-N. V, : iiold bj; wUlliuitU aaaJ iuaU'. ""--"; ,'J:-:-.- : '' '"' '";? i" . : ,..,..;y;ti 'i.i'l- rt !' c-U-n-4 !: fill !