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O. .1ACOIIM, r,UHiH-.
' To Tin: kiticai'v ani ri:ut.vxi:.ov or vot'ii
Union, a CJovmtNur.NT roti Tin: wiioi.k is
imhsi' :miii,i:.!' Wufhhujiov.
SllTHDAV KVllxiTxHSMIIKR 9, m.
Wnr id not an unmitigated evil. It lias
it lesions of wisdom, as well iih Its tales
of sorrow mill ivou its beneficial results,
us well as its divine judgments. It is t lie
em ol" putriotNm. or heroism anil or noble
lortitude. While it arouse?, in some, the
baser jiassinns ol our nature, it awakens in
others the generous impulsed of Immunity.
While there is to most minds a fascination
in the parade of the heavy battallion, there
is u mnftl and physical rlrcngth in its con-
centrated energies, and a fearful' sublimity ,
in us cniDiiuicii shock.
Mint of the enlightened nnd elevated
principle.) of fiee and constitutional (iov
irnineiit, if they were not born upon the
battle field, have been vindicated ami sane
tilled there. Most of the heroes whose
ntitnes adorn, and whoso exploits fill, thei
pages of history, won their world-wide re-
:iown amid Hashing steel and booming can-
uon. I rue, Peace has her Victories and
her heroes, no less renowned than War's '
but the former are held in abeyance on the!
advent of tho latter.
The present conflict between the Oov-
... . ...
rv tho name of
tho name of Kricson and to us a Mon-
rami the supremacy of Ihe seas. A iili.
III.? inn t Iifiic j iiiiwiiiIiaii n,ai aTI
out tills lim Cll CH invention, in case 0
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ti'it ii'illi I. in. I. in. I lif.i. .l.ii-it nrvnl.l li.iifi
..... ...... ..,..,, v. .,.j v.,...., .....u
iPRiroyci; more property in six months
man iiiu suppression oi tin rcuuiiion win ,
,.., ..j MM.,. I,iil.. P II... ........ !...!..
i nt-i ii.-. iiiu uuiuu t'l g iiiiiijiiiiii .iii'tiM:-
i.nniliilnted her navy and Bounded tho knoll
ol her boastful marituno power. Such is
one of Ihe beneficial ('fleets of this linkup-
py conflict a gleam of light illumining tliu I
Nor is this all : I
This war has taught the proud and en-
,. ,?,.., , . :
crouching monarchies of huropo tho innate ;
strength and military power of u rcpubli- (
cm government. A million and a quur-1
. .,., .. .
icroi men voiuniiiriiv o er t ucmsc ives io i
,,.,., , " ., . .
defend the flag, e.ud to preserve tho tern-,
iimhu iim-j;my ui uie iaiiuimi vioverii- ,
ment. .Means sutiieient iiiu generously
supplied by the loyal masses to equip them I
mid to fiimMi theinw tin tho mini tons !
fest justness of its cause, it will survive the
desolating chock of this monstrous rebel
lion, nud afterwards will stand before tho
world in the majesty of its united power
. , , ' , .
mid tho glory ol itii nchievcments.
(Srirvri 7 rt. ("! i-oniiliiw1.c" iit-n rrntnn- nn
in Sun FinneUeo. They weio selling last i
week for eighty-seven cents ou the dollar, i
In less than two mouths they will bo al .
J'Mr- , ,
"Now is the time to get up clubs," us
tho boy said when the nriutct'a dw' wiw
eminent ami mo siuvc-nni.iers- rcocinon nas . oI(1 I)aVl! T( ,, o(I Democrat. Wlis d.
not been without its useful lessons, it has w, 0I, t, Utiloii Ticket by fiO.000. Had
shown us tho importance and value of a tm, 7i-li0,)n JCCI, nt MnWt lis ,njor,v
united (Jovernment. by opening up to our W0IM mvo bmi rlMQt Ar,CP ,li3 clec.
iwlonished and bewildered gaze tliu llcitl,- r t0ll. tli. Hpuoml cull for volunteers came,
horrois of disunion. Heretofore, patriot 7S.000 Hepublicuns go into the ranks, and
Miitesinen have only been enabled to paint, tl. ,u. Democrat succeed, by running
these from the gloomy forebodings of iin-. 'ar Democrats" for ollice, In carrying
agination; herealter, the reverend cliroiii.tlct.w.,e bv ,;i0no m.,jorjy. (At this
eler of the dead will be able, to paint them bst ,,eetion, Vallandingham was defeated
from the terriblu reality. Not only so. but i,y l.lloo majority, a very good sign, in a
the great truth uttered by tho great nnd , st'ronjr Democratic D'strict.) And so it is
good Washington, in his Farewell Address j a ,1,,, stales. Considering the facts
ImiiiH on tlm ruturo with nildltlonnl t-ffiil-. the cue, tliu SccvaIi linvo no cause for
gencc and glory : " To the efficacy and per-1 r,.j0icfr,. yQ mV(. ,,0 dotilit nt all, that
ihancnr; of umr Union, n Government for jf four regiments of volunteers were taken
the trhotc is intliycnwlilc" ;ontof this State, that tho Hree.-h could
This war ha not only Fhnwn us the val-' carry tjIB elections then. The SujuIi De
ne of union and the horrors or disunion, mocrnCy nra continually holding up tho
but it lus stimulated tho inventive ingenu-,, ,,, j,ul ,nj()rjiy 0f tiu Union (Jen
iiy of the country, and has given to histo-. cra8 lirc Democrat, mid thus endeavoring
nl -ii. Wnll nilirht ihr. Prnwiipil diwnotH ' 1 1 .,"l'1, n,,u ""-" l,v ""." '" ,nu ""'.. "r is n good wagon loml over a fine country
0 ,u . el might tl.e ti on mil de pots ,r,VP a tmf ,mpJ,y , ,,CIicch people. ; which ure collected the waters of the North ; u the way.-Orcgom'.i,, Nov. -I,
of huropo wish and intnguo for the disin-i lighting for tho rights of all. W 'ith true , vast of u the "tilches aio iusti ---- - - - -
. ;..,-,..!. .. .. M. . Imivm-v mill invinnih!.. nutimu-n m.ii- i-il !-..,... ' l 0Uu J-asl01 U.-, lilt gtllCIILS 1110 JUSl ..,,..
iiuumu in 6Un u KuLUiu.i;m. ioim- "V-v --" - , V. ".7" ' alni-ltnrr unnll.u.i.r.l vvrlll. llu. u,,ln nl1 llw. ' ""' '. ltl 'JiU'-Ml. I' Hilll IIIU I'.U-
ing in its inherent energies, and tho mani
The Ucceiit Elect tyn.
The .See?sh of this Slate arc disposal to
rejoice over the result ol" the recent elec
tions In the Northern States. A mo
ment's reflection will show, tlicin that there
is no cause for it. It can be accounted for
in two ways: First, that all those in the
army aie loyal administration men, leav
ing behind u mnjority of ntiti-adiniuislra-tion
men ; and second, that in many cases
I lie Democratic Congressmen elect, are
Douglas men. and will heartily support the
Ptcsidcnt. When the war broke out, the
great mnjority of the men who volunteered
under thu Hist call were, Douglas men.
Local politicians of the Douglas stripe,
following their great leader, wore the first
to tender their services to 1ho President.
A grc.u majority of the commissioned offi
cers under the llrst call, were l)oimlu
men county politicians, who, calling their
old political companions around them,
filled the ranks with Douglas votes. They
had two Incentives to this: First, the call
of patriotism to defend the old flair; and.
second, the desire to punish the Secesh
l'reekinridgo Democracy for breaking up
the parly and defeating Douglas, whom
they idolized. This is the reason that the
vast majority of the Oencrnls arc Douglas
men. MeClellan went in from the North
west, n fighting Douglas man. nod has tin-
inEmetnj1ltr oilninrt ful I tin I 'rnuijllM t mill
I i rn itn rMirifui nu iiiu p-mik 11 v f unu
tm, Douglas Colonels or the first call are
1C i,.iuillicrs r to-tluv. This withdrawal
of fighting Douglas men, lelt u large ma-
jority of Union votes at the elections last
Fall. The i-econd call for volunteers came,
and the ranks were filled with the old Re
publican clement, which had been crowded
out before by the Douglas men, and now
wo have an election that the sore-head
Democrat have carried bv staving at
0I10 ,n (t( tt5 voting.
(i(.r!l0nd by taking the
This will be
vote of one
Hmtc-for instance, Ohio. Under the first
m 0hn riirniHlieil, ir we tecollect the
,,,, Ml0t 7:,000 men, which, accord-
ing to our premises, were principally Doug-
!..! .111,11 A fl.lM lll.lt ....II ..,,,,, ......1.. ....
tin iiirii. jkiivi iihiw iiu ua in.iiiv ill,
l0 C()ver lip tMr disloy.,1 feelings will, the
putrlotlnni of men who prefer their country's
,,lnrv to nnrlv sueers-i 'I'ci nil kiioIi u-ii
"' ' parij suctis". io an siien we
it .. ... I
wuiim earnestly commemi me loiiowing
patriotic language from a true Dcmocrut-
Dnoc - aUc General llunccriuis.
Vi fiml in n Kt T.niiiJ iinriinl in ful.
,owll ' llx,;.ael ,,., ,, letter frn.n' Ceneral
Uosceranz, dated " Ilendijuarler-i of the
Army of tho Mississippi, July 20, 1802 :"
Southern conspirators and traitors urro-
prnntly despised our frieniMiip. Wo told
"L,n vu ' ' "... " ' "i :im"""
hazards, thu constitutional rights ot thu
Sni,f ,10,,jr 1CU, ,w s.,c.m) 0II. 0Wi
They eiued not for this, and adopted " rule
oi 111111 " us their motto. They have
fli - iv - nn 11a intn lliia nriw.l ivnp umiincr .1
, : . " I
people whoso interests and ours am com-
j,, ,lIM, com,,Ml , l0 fls,lt 0I1P own
orctiircii in ileleuco ol our lilWd una liber- j
JJj more , limn a year we havo been en-,
p """ ' .", t . V'r? .'li . ... . '
present moment, nguinst violuters of the I
laws of war and humanity. Kcmuining;
true to their principles, thev havo said by
words and actions to their fellow citizens
'. "K """ wu '"1 ' , c,"u "Km?-
II we win. vou win. II tlieOoverument is
miihilnlncd you dwell under its protecting
shadow as 'fieely as we. And thero wo
ctn.ul nml llmu t.-r. on.. I.-...1,...
!.. il... L'..l. . , il 1 . (' ... -. l a
IJut if tho Confederates prcvnll, farewell i
neaco and safety for ih : farewell, freedom,
forever! Their principles and lenders are.
known to u They cheated us. crying out
no coercion; holding out false hopes und
deceitful assurances of r, iendlyrcga.il. while.
assassin-like, thev were niviiariiiL'iodisiiov
ile. they were preparing to destroy
, our liovcriiimciit and reduce us lo uuaichy '
cn i oi'j i'n crnnr n i r i ui jrrttiini iiii ihit . mii ink, kiMMiiuMii n ivii uni ihmwih wi v . 11 it i . . . i .& 11
or servitude. The past year's experience
renders it certain that if they triumph,
blood and desolation, lire and sword, or
arbitrary subjection to their will, awaits
every white man who has manhood
enough to dislike their system of slavery,
tolerable only as n cruel necessity, but as n
principle, hateful Io Mod and man.
They will omit no means, honest or
dishonest, to insure success. Misrepresent
ing, calumniating our nntives, ridiculing
our honest tll'orts to mitigate the horrors
of war. and inflaming the passions of the
populace by low epithets are among the
the milder and more ordinary means re
sorted to by this pseudo " chivalry," the
tneanct aristocracy tlmt ever stood at the
head of a civilized society,
Tlmt is the talk for you. It has the
ring of the genuine. It won't do for the
Toe Luneites of Oregon to claim relation-1
ship with the Democratic (Jenerals, or
with the Douglas Demoeincy of the North
Head Witters of Itoguc Uivcr.
On tho nfternoon of the 2lst day of
October last, n small party of us were
wending our way up the Cascade range of
mountains, about fifteen miles south of
Diamond Peak, leaving behind us the Dlaek
Pino Desert of the ICIumntli Lake country,!
and anxious to reach the summit in time
to obtain u view of tint promised laud
viz : Itoguc Iliver Valley. I teaching the
summit aimed at, one of the highest points
or the range, our course was changed by that, by the spring trail, was ITomilcs
an unlooked for obstacle, nnd ono that even j "voiding, "K almost the whole of the
u John Day paity were obliged to go ivlnnmlli desert of black pine and pumice
around. Itelore us. and at our feet, lay
a large lake, encircled on all sides by steep
and nlmost perpendicular bluff banks, fully
as high as that wo were standing upon.
Thu circumference of this lake we could
not estimate at less than twenty-five miles,
and from the banks down to tho water,
not less than three thousand feet. At no
place could wo see the remotest chance of
being able to climb down to the water,
without the aid of long ropes and rope
ladders. Near the south end of the lake
rises n butle island, several hundred feet
isesn butle island, several hundred feet
.igli, and drifts of snow lay clinging to thu
p , , , , , , ,.'., .
:reviccs ol thu rocky banks. I ho waters
were of a deep blue color, causing ns to
name it ISlue Lake. It lavs about one
mile west from Mt. Scott': fifteen miles
. : ... ... . .' .
south of Diamond Peak, and eighty mile
nornieast iroui .laeKsonviiie. jii iiiu iiis-;
tauce, and situated in tl
connects the Klamath cmin
, ,, ., , ,
waierso. nogau ii.ver, anomer unco was
visible, not as large, apparently, and ncccs-
sible, bordering, us it d.ies. on u large prai-
. . . '
ne. l-romtno uiuikh ol ifiuc Jiku no .
outlet is visible, but on descending the
west side or thu mountain, which is densely
covered with heavy hemlock timber, we
found water ensiling out, nnd fine lmuss, '
on what wo called the water level of thu
lake, and following this level around the
west and south sides, springs and small
streams were crossed every few yards, the
waters of which, joined together in tho
Inr c ,msin or vaI bclow. form an
pnrl0llt der to tho North Fo,k
11 B 0'
it ii- i- . . t .
ogut Itiver, in fact, empty into
umu of water equal in amount to one ipiar
tcr of l!ie wi,;,u
river nt Table Kock i
v.viox im:ak. ;
Fivo miles south of the IJIuo Lake, on n j
spur of the Cascades, stands u high rocky
peak-, which wo ascended to lay out our ,
route down the almost unknown regions ,
of tho head waters of the river, lleaeh- J
ing the summit of this peak, after an hour
of hard climbing up thu loose, rocky sides,
with many a pause, when tho wind blew
tho hardest, in order not to bo blown oft'
i,,n ii, n.,,-,n,, ki. ,.. iv.,..,.i ......i,...,,
ln, "'e canon below, wo found ourselves
standing on a space about ten feet by six,
waned uroiinu c.ireiuiiy wnn loose rocK 101
111 1 Pl I I 1'
i.ti, p .1 . .,i,i..,i.. .u I
.. ...- , . . . , ? !
Middle Fork, and beyond tho Cascades wo
looked down upon the waters ol tho Klani-
nth Lakes, tho deserts und prairies that we
had so slowly toiled over lust spring ;
Shasta DuUo in full view to its base ; Mt.
McLoughlin, seemingly, almost within
reach ; and down tho river, dense forests
oovcring tho hmunierablo inountaius nndjH'co Masonry," in the Hall of A .tinii
hills that form the west side of the Cos- ''d;,'('i No. 10, Jacksonville, on .Monday
cades. Deyoud, in tliu southwest, lay thu "Wdiift llio Kith insl., at hulf-piul leviinl
,, va, w, jt.wonv,u Mmv'vM. All .Musler .Masons In ,;ood Uand-
, ' . ,, , , .. , inir aie Invited lo lie nrehunt i
st0wci1 'wy ' "' '" " '! "'(' jjy o'de,' of '
view in this direction bucked by the Siskl- a. v. c.v,t,v w t
you lange, i mining either wuy as far us. the
eye could reach. Christening our stand
ing place Union Peak, we scrambled down,
mounted our animal? nnd took our course
for the lorks. Union Peak can be seen
i from our town any clear day.
JUMlt.'K IMVKK l'At.t.S.
Fifty miles from Jacksonville, nnd just
above the junction of the Middle Fork
with the North Fork, the water or the
Middlo Fork makes a plunge down into u
narrow, rocky canyon some 20 feet per
pendicular, and still farther down, the large
volume of water brought down by the
North Fork cuts its way through the solid
rock ami plunges out of sight. Our com
missary department calling loudly for rein-'
lot cements, we were not able to fully ';x-
plore the falls, as our hunting ground was
! -omo flvo mlM distant. After' swimmin
our animals across the North Folk, we
camped on splendid grass, and the evening
was passed in frying, broiling mid roasting
ribs and stakes from i fat buck, that wc
had "taken In out of the wet,'' a few bundled
yards from camp.
Dy cutting n trail from the forks to
IJIuo Lake Husin, up the valley of the
North Fork, n distance of .twenty miles,
the road is open, and good, from Jackson
villu to the head waters or Des Chutes, on
the old Dalles trail, and the distance will
not exceed one hundred miles to thu point
""'w 5 with grass and water abundant.
","1 moinilnlii to climb. Dy this route,
a wagon roiut can Do cut tlirough onto
tho Dcs Chutes, by any one who is ac
(puiitited with the conn try. nt u very small
expense. O.vh ok tiik Paiitv.
Subscriptions id tho Sanitary Fund.
From Applegale. W Y Fowler Agent.
W W Fowler, S-'Ti; Fdwnrd Wilson,
ft; James A Wilson, o; Win (J (Susi. U fill;
J (Jrilliihs, f; It.S Duulap. f; Thomns
' Duvi, f; Win (J Uesl, oj John O'llrian.
' 'i M II Kinilmll, fi; Jtulus P luek. ;:
' Ki M ' I Kimball, f; Jtulus P Tuck. ;";
l,:,,i!,: '- f,(,! ' 'S Url"' '"" .'': V- 'V1'!"
ball, o; (jeorgo Long, ft: Francm .Sachet,
. .-,. cjIIHluVl. -ionm, 2 fll); riimon Mi wen-
gi-r, It); John W McKay, 10; lCaper
Kublie, 11); ii K.irow.-kt. !(: D D Man-
f?1'. ,1v C' 1()? ,'in,, .I'b'-
.: J sj I. v A avl'ower. :i ): . - r .
mWtR. k $ Iliixior. fi; U V. Scrnnlon. f:
iml-. jii um ma- j uaivin ifiiriiop, ; i ;iii; a i irouax. z ou;
Ihe low pass that Henry llickok 2 f0; S T Wait. 2 fit); A
.ounlry with head1'! "opkhw. S; SO Snouak, 2 f.O; A.nen
, . , llurges, 2 SO; Jame.s bimpson, 1; Neal
Calvin Huriiop, 2 ;(); A If Troiiax. 2 00;
Hinges, 2 SO; .lame.s bimpsi
,,,,Klir,t ; (ry Hull. vuti. 1; Thomas
Miller, 2 0; Henry Hobhison. f; Thomas
Mee. 2 .10; A Duulap, ft; (jeorge Moor-
i .i r. ii... t't..:.. i. .1....... 1 1 :n r..
'.' "".".'. ;""'" V '""".,.",' ..,""n '"V: "
iiiiniui .McKay, z on; h H v rver. .c lieo.
Nichols. 2 f)0; Wit llursl.2'; W it Da
ley, 2; Thomasl'iinuM. :"; lohn Hunter, f;
Issue N Kniglit. ; S U Taylor. ; J II
KjMrnn.n. J f0; S II Uurnop, 2 0. To
From Dunkum, Samuel lMilllips Agent.
Samuel Phillips, 10; J II Cilsnn, 2 HO:
Phineas Ames. f; Charles It Mulford. 20;
Joseph I-.ast, f; mil Longendyke. ft; J
h.;ryf ;-,. Samuel Johnson. f; Uiley I long-
im-'haii, f; Hamster vowell, .0; hrtiy Har
wick. 2 f0; Win llellev, 10; John Might,
:"i Mi'iiryT W n.iker.f); John Wilson, fi;
John Tiinmin, 2 f0. Total S!)7 fiO.
Kkti'm.nko Patiii'indiuis. This week,
Messrs. Cliancey Nye, II. Abbott, S.
Smith, J. Drundlin, Jus. I'yman nnd J.
W. Sessions, returned to this Valley from
Independence, on north fork of John Day's
river. In another column will be found n
very interesting communication from "one
of the party," giving important fuels in
relation to the hitherto unexplored region
about tho headwaters of lloguo Itiver.
Doisi: MiNi:s.-Thu news in regard to!
cm mines is very Oattering. Great dis-
I envcries liave beou lUiidu and a perfect rush
has ulreudv commenced from .10I111 Dav's
anil I'owiler Kiver. 'I'wo liuuilred 11111
iiiu- w.fq ini AiiLnr.. nn r..i.i,.i. i...r.w
, j , 1I(lhu , , J
KiO to 200 miles from Auburn, nnd theio
loston Mills," on Culupooin, in Linn eouii
ty, went consumed by lire a short linn1
since. Supposed to b'u tho woik of an
Hasonio Lecture. Tho Kev. Uro.
.Max U'omt will deliver a lecturu on the
" Origin, Working and Symbols of Ancient
O. W. (j'nicr, W. .M.
Jticksouvlllo, November 8th, Ibli'J.
ilUWIWlMl'U'.JI.UMJ.JJBlWH.flWW ICTWUIU1!! UUJU4HUJII
BRADBURY & WADE,
TWliolcsnlo cto SrLotcill
BOOTS & SHOES,
PAINTS, OILS, GLASS,
Tobacco & Segars,
All of which will be sold at low prices,
Rr CASH, or desirable IMtODUCK.
ALL DKyCltlPTlONS OF
AT ItKDUCKD ItATJCS,
To make room for FAIA STOCKS.
A Choice Selection or tho :
r Fver oll'cred in this market, embracing
P viii'iilii-i !' J
' lilnclc, (J icon & Japnncsc.
In bulk, papers nud caddies, nt '.
prices to suit the most particular. !
A FRESH INVOICE OF
8IIOVKLS. KUIini'll HOOTS.
ULASTINtt rOWDFlt AND KL'rfK,
HAY nnd MAN UUH FOHICS.
37'ox. SJvlo vt Cost r
20 Steel-point PLOWS, complete,
of various sizes ;
10 cat Plow-poinls ;
2 setts extra steel Mould-llonrds.
Points mid Laud Sides.
2 patent Straw-Cutiers ;
0 lurgu Iron Kettles, fur farm use.
The above will be exchanged for flour at
tho market price.
Jacksonville, Oct. 211, 1802. .'Mtf
X J-i VLX ' XJ KJXJ
Till CITIZENS OP
imn ax vici?;
AVill llud It to their advantage to
puivhu-o ot us, as wo keep
ou hand a good supply of
FANCY AWID STAPLE
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