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TOAVX AND COrXTY.
Tbe following circular which states its
own purpose, was received at this office
it mouth. We are pleased to know that
Mr Dufer has started the ball, and trust
that every man in the State, no matter
; hit Ms politics or standing may be, will
a,sH to keep it in motion. There is a vast
work in Oregon to be done and but few
t to do it. Send the facjs to Mr. Dufer,
. :n fiir tin-in
,.,.. liv resolution adopted at the
, t meet - of the Board of Managers of
' oS. State Ag.icuitural. Society, a
commiuee was appointed, with instructions
to obUin such general .tatist.es and mfor-
tl nM-d the different portions of
J.latin- emigration and settlomcnt in the
Vt -lind in furtherance of the interests ot
..n .... ,o now residents in our Mate.
Will 1111 ... -
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tiuns r-i;a....iih j ... , - , ,; ,.,. ,,,,,1
wcr arc eurne.itly soncucu , -u.....,
.11 facts not covered by them, which may
occur to rou as important : ...
1 The' character and cost of public bmld-
"'TThe average price of farming lands,
improved and u'.'.imptoved. .
3 The amount ol tax, on the dollar, m
' j Tiio general nature of the sou and its
adaptation to farming purposes; such as
main and stock raising, dairying, gtowmg
f TCL'etabk-sand fruits of the various kinds.
5The dilfereiit kiails ol timber, its adap
tation to building, fencing, and general
lumbering purposes, and the facilities for
converting it into the same.
6 The quality ot water tor family uses-,
conveniences for stock, milling and me
chanical purposes, and the liability ot dam
to owner trom overflow and freshets.
' "Temperature of the climate ot your lo
cality ; general beuUli, liability to billions
fevers and ague.
s Inducements held out to mechanics,
tradesmen, professional men ami teachers.
. j The facilities for immigrants to obtain
grain and seeds of alT kiirds, farming imple
ments, mechanics' tools, provisions, clothing
jo Opportunities for schoolingand meet
ings for religious worship.
j 1 Facilities for marketing productions
of all kinds, and means of transportation.
pj What mills, manufactories and manu
fiu turing resources have you in your region?
Mineral "wealth of any kind, fisheries, salt
ami saline springs, lumber and exporting of
all kind:, of lunger.
(ft; t,'an iT'ivcrtinient land be obtained in
Tour region'" of country, audit so, would it
be of km- a,Uie to actual settlers, for agri
culturaU'mcfianieal or lumbering purposes.
A. .1. DEFER, President
.State Agricultural Society,
uud Chairman Com.
We submit the following answers, as to
It we are in error we invite older citi
zens to correct, and assist us :
-0. 1 There are no public buildings in
Oaekam is co;ir;y, if we except the Semi
nary at Oregon City, worthy of note ; The
count v ).iil is a miserable structure, but we
have ve'iy Utile use for a jail in this region.
No. 2-- The. average price of fanning
.lauds, improved and unimproved, in this
county, is from to ." per acre. Wild
O land is abundant at front 1 25 to $2 per
No. " The assessed value of properly
in Clackamas county, and the tax levied,
is as follows, for five years past :
1 Slti .
1 Mi-) . .
,51.u.-). ; 00..
1.2::s.?77 DO. .
1.7.". 7 H. .
!,(;'.; 7 ii UO. .
. . . (i
. . 1
. I .
The last levy was for.vtraordinnry expt'il
H's, purchasing bridges, etc., by wltich all
o-f our bridores were made free from toll.
The liguresQtnder the head of valuation
ihow a healthy increase in the develop
ment ol" the resources of the county, after
the damages by floods of the Wiut'.'r of
No. t The general nature of the !?oil in
(thji county, and its adaptation to farming
purposes is good, ("rain, vegetables, and
tbe variou kinds of fruit, grow abundant
ly here, even on our poorest lands. Stock
raising and dairying eoiii. be profitably
engaged in at a small expense. There is
no better country for timothy grass than
this ; its growth on our highest hills is lux
uriant, and it serves to kill out fern.
No. ." We have all the varieties of fun
her common to Oregon in Clackamas coun
ty. Oak and ash. suitable for wagon tim
ber and the " wood work"' of agricultural I
implements, is said to be more abundant
vf) better quality in this, than other
counties, and has been worked out by par
ties in years past, with profit to tliemsel es
and the opportunity still remains. The
amount of materials in the county for
building, fencing, etc-., is inexhaustible,
and a general lumbering business is now'
being carried on by ten or a dozen com
panies, with available space for a hundred
0 N 0 The quality of water for family"
0 uses in Clackamas county, cannot 1.e ex
celled. Pure, living springs and mountain
streams, course through every section.
The amount of water available for power,
is f.ir in excels of any oilier single county
in the world, perhaps. The falls of the
Willamette, at this city, provide man with
more than one million horse-power. The
fauries of Lowell and Lawrence, were
they here, would consume but a portion j
of the0vater adapted by nature for mill- j
ing and mechanical purposes in this town, j
Oswego can be made to furnish nearly one !
quarter of that amount, while Milwaukie
has significant value in this respect, and
the Clackamas. Molalla, Uutte Creek. Milk
Creek, Tualatin, and many other streams
?nch we might name, furnish valuable I
localities for mechanical purposes. The
riks arising from overflows are le?s than
ordinary in this county. Put a small pro
I'ortiori of lands in this county are subject
to damage by freshets. In this city, in
the winter cf ls'iil-Y.2 much property was
lost by li,,0ds : but that was a memor
nble erent, the like of which t!ad never
been witnessed upon the coast by white
in in, and it may never occur again.
No. 7 The temperature of this locality
is even. Excessive heat and excessive
eel J is vcrv rare. The general health of
the comity is good ; billions affections are
hut little known among our people.
No. 8 We can offer better inducements
to mechanics and tradesmen who can bring
capital with them, than other counties of
the State generally. "We could do better
hy them, had our citizens the capital them
selves, to develop our resources. Profes
sional men and teaeherswe have but Hitle
use for at present. Such places are now
ably filled. We want blood and muscle,
o. 9 Immigrants can obtain anything
thev desire, at. reasonable cost in this
No' 10 -Opportunities for schooling uud
cting inuier me imcmw i - -
1 reST'CCtlUiiV M10U.Ul ii
' .. . .1 . f..ll,.,..;nor I'IMleral OUCH
leraiiou iuc iv- .- r-- ..."
' . i; r localHV. to wiliell UDS-
meetings for religious worship are good in
Clackamas couity. Ia this city alone there
are five churches : Methodist, Episcopalian,
Catholic. Cougregationalist and Baptist.
We have also, in thw city, three private se
lect schools, and one excellent public
school, or seminary as it is termed, capable
of instructing in the higher branches. .
No. 14 The facilities for marketing, and
means of transportation, in this comity are
equal to any on the Pacific coast This is
1 community of consumers chiefly oper
1 fives and laborers. The same may be
?aid with reference to Oswego, where
miners, choppers, teamsters, coal-burners,
fnrnace-taen, etc., form the bulk of popu
lation. We have at present three steamers
running daily (except Sunday), between
Oregon city and Portland, to which will
be added, by September next (18CS), rail
road communication, connecting us with
the present sea port vf Oregon but ten
No. 12 "We have two Woolen Facto
ries in Clackamas county. The leading
one, located at Oregon City, is about 190
by (iO feet, four stories, built of stone and
brick, and contain twelve sets cf the la
test improved machinery. The Oswego
Iron Smelting works were erected a. i. 1SC7
at a cost of about S 100.000. There are
several lumbering mills in the county. The
celebrated Imperial Flouring Mills are
located at Oregon Cityand the famous
Standard flotir is made at Milwaukie. The
only iron made on the coast at this time
is made at Oswego It is equal to the best
Scotch pig and is sought for by Califor
nia foundryinen. We have a large tan
nery at Milwaukie, which turns out leath
er that sells in San Francisco alongside of
the best Santa Cruz. We have paper
mills nearly ready to run. We have gold
and silver quart, mines in this county, of
value. We have coal, lime, -and copper
has recently been discovered in consider
able quantities. The Oswego Milling
company export lumber, we believe. All
other mills manufacture for domestic uses.
There are places in this county where the
existence of salt springs is indicated, also
coal oil is known to exist in the soil of
this county, but none of these are devel
oped. At this city Salmon fishing is car
ried on to considerable extent. Seven
nets have been run this season.
No. 13. There is government lf.nd in
this county, available for settlement, and
we are told that much of it would be of
value for agricultural purposes. Mechan
ical or lumbering pursuits cannot be gone
amiss of. The government land office for
this district is located at Oregon City,
at which Mr. Owen Wade officiates as Reg
ister, and Mr. Henry Wurren Receiver.
The editor of the Kxtkummsk will treat
all inquiries for information regarding the
resources of the Slate, or any part of it,
with respectful consideration. And if we
are unable to answer questions intelligent
ly, will endeavor to obtain the necessary
information IrDtn others. This we believe
to be the duty of all Vrftjomaixs. We are
fully impressed with respect to the import
ance of inviting population to Oregon
and we feel a sense of shame for the com
monwealtli, when our attention in turned
to the gross neglect and indifference to
these matters, on the part 0! those chiefly
interested, in a pecuniary poiftt of vfcw:
Pa.sk Baix. A match game of Base ball
was played in this city on Saturday last)
between the Athletics of Portland, and the
Ttunwaters. We regret that the latter
were compelled to yield the palm of victo
ry by 39. The Jferahl says : " When the
result was announced, the contestants with
their friends adjourned to partake of a
splendid collation that had been served
for them. Having done full justice
to it, they finished off the day by giving
three times three for the ladies who su
pervised the feast. At 2i o'clock the
Portland boys took boat and returned
home, highly pleased with their excur
sion. Mr. (i. A. Morton, of the Spartan
Club, was Umpire, Mr. O. Ainsworth was
Scorer for the Athletics ; Mr. N. S. John
sou Was Scorer for the Tumvators.:'
The Sabbath School scholars of the
M. E. Church gave a varied programme to
the patrons of their exhibition on Thusday
and Friday evctntigs. The tableaux,
songs, declamations, etc., were very excel
lent, and the school deseives much credit
for their efforts. These exhibitions are
both moral and entertaining, and besides
teaching the scholars ne.V lessons of use
fulness, are a benefit to the church. We
hope to witness several such exhibitions
in our city this year. We will not attempt
to speak of the d liferent parts performed,
as that would take up more space than we
have to spare at present. We only speak
the sentiments of the community in appro
val. -The Sabbath School Scholars of. the
Episcopal Church in this city gave an en
tertainment at the Court House on the
evening of tiie 5th for the benefit of the
church, which netted S81 2.3. It was a
success in every particular. There were
many articles of worth, wrought by (he
busy little hands, put up and sold. Which
enabled the committee to return such a
handsome balance to the funds of the
Hkkps ok Cattlk. Th beards of cattle
passing east of the mountains tluls spring
are astonishingly large and numerous. We
learn from Mr. Henry Nevins, of Fort
Okanogan, that these cattle are driven to
Yakima Valley one year, and thence to
British Columbia, Montana, etc., the suc
ceeding season. Probably not less than
.". );)!) head has passed through Oregon
City this season so far. If other routes
are traveled in the same proportion what
a swarm they must present.
Our readers will be pleased to learn
that a practical culturist is about to plant
and cultivate the craubury in this county.
His plants will be imported from tbe best
stock in the Eastern States, and from the
lay of" the land iu which he proposes to
put them, we bare no doubt about the
success of the venture.
A special meeting of the Common
Council was held on Saturday evening
last. The liberal action of the board -toward
the company, at that meeting, lins
secured the road to Oregon City, beyond
. . -
The Grand I-Kidge of the Independent
order of Odd Fellows, at their session
lately held in this city, passed resolutions
of thanks to the Daughters of Rebecca for
their kind hospitalities on that occasion.
-Tumwatcr Pase Pall Club of this city
would like to inquire of the State Agri
cultural Society when their premium bat.
won at the last Stale Fair, is to bo deliver-,
td to then??
It is astonisTiing' wha't sonfe people
seem to require of the journalist. He must
know everything by intuition, never make
mistakes, denounce and support , every
thing in turn, be always in the way and
always out of the way, keep clear of cer
tain people's corns, and stand on those of
others: He must be omnipotent, infallible,
ubiquitous, gifted with a rfuperhurrfan
power of discove'rirtg discerning trtitli,
possessed of the courage- and firmhessl of
the martyrs, ever a sacrifice for the ben
efit of others. He must have more hands
than Briareus, more eyes than Argus, more
Webster, more philosophy than Bacon.
He must be learned and common, rough
and finished, deep and shallow, versatile
and intense, dignified and witty, proud
and humble, and every thing else that
anybody ever thought, kuew, or dreamed
of and all to be called and held to be in
the common parlance of the public who
torture him, idiot, liar, pup, Ac, ad infini
turn. It is ft UtUt the nicest position that
modern society oners.
At a meeting held on Saturday even
ing last, the Common Council of this city
consented to grant the right of way
through Main street, to the Oregon Central
Railroad Company, for two years. If we
are not able, as an incorporation to aid
the company in funds, it is at least our
duty to do so in good wishes, and by
friendly legislation. We are sorry to say
that there is opposition to the road in Ore
gon City, but we are confident that the
good judgment of our citizens will pre
vent a sacrifice of all we possess here, for
any obstacles that may be thrown in the
way of the successful operation of the line.
Should we, by hook or crook, be deprived
of this railroad compel the company to
go to the east of us a few niles Good
bye Oregon City ! Four bit subscriptions
would be solicited within a year or two.
to raise a subsidy for a little steamboat to
carry us to Milwaukie when we wanted to
transact any business. No sane man can
deny that proposition.
The steamer Xvvada, of the North
American S. S. Company, leaving San
Francisco on the 20lh will be in command
of Capt. Kelley, late of the Montana iu the
" Anchor Line." All Oregonians recog
nize in Capt. Kelly the principles of a de
cided gentleman. We regret exceedingly
that he ever left these waters, and need
only to mention that he will be found on
board the Xevadu to turn the attention of
Oregonians, or friends going east, U his
The steamer Senator, after her trip
to-day, will go into the dock for general
improvement and repairs. This will leave
the Wen at iu the forenoon the only boat
to Portland. The Aterl will continue her
trips as usual until the Senator is com
pleted. If you w ish the very besc CaHi.vkt Photo
oacus, you must call on 1uadi.ev A Kri.np
sox, Montgomery Mreet, Sun Francisco.
Dkf.88 Makixo. A lady lately ar
rived from the Kant, after a tour of Europe,
recommends herself as a dress maker, and
milliner. Himwing her business perfect, and
sparing tio pains to satisfy, she solicits the
patroiiuge of the ladies of this citv and vi
ctuitr. 'Residence at the bouse of . Wi
All persons who keep flowe cv.
Steven's Family- Dye Colors for sale can bo
relied on for fair dealing, for the reason that
(hey cost the retailer t'.Venty-tive cents per
dozen more than other kinds of lyes in
the maiket, while be retails them a'j at the
same price ; consequently be makes Iwentv
(ive cents per dozen more by selling an in
SPE CIAL no tic vs.
Pain- IvilleR. We beg leave to
call the attention of the public to this long
celebrated and unrivaled Family Mediciue.
The Paiu Killer is a purely vegetable com
pound, and while it is a most efficient reme
dy for Pain, it is a perfectly safe medicine
even in the most Unskillful hands. For
Summer complaint, Or ittir other form of
bowel disease in children or adults; it is an
almost certain cure, ntid has without doubt
been more successful hi curing the various
kinds of Cholera, Than any other known
remedy, cr even the most skillful physician.
In India, Africa nod China, where this dread
ful disease is ever moib or less prevalent, the
Pain Killer i3 considered by the natives, as
well as European residents in f nose climates,
a sure remedy.
Dr. IIostetter's Stomach Bit-
t Kits'. The operation of this palatable rem
edy upon the stomach,- liter and excretory
Organs is singularly soothing arid conserva
tive". It regulates, recruits, and purities
them. Dyspepsia iu all its forms yields to
its control and invigorating properties, and
it is recommended to mothers, enfeebled by
the cares and duties of maternity, as the
safest and best remedy they can "probablt
5e. Iu all the crisis of female life it will be
found eminently useful, and elderlj' persons
will derive much more benefit from it than
from ordinary stimulants. Sold by the drug
gists and dealers evervwhere.
HODGE, CALEF & CO., Agents,
33:tf Portland, Oregon.
Ths delioionn Ptomnch Hitters drfl etittrel? VrtrH-
(able tad frcrf frtal alcohol nd evert hnnful iugrt-
j i;cirf. A plcsf-.mt tonic nd tfct agreeable drink.
The market i fl-wied tritfi poisonou compoiicds: J
but T II K S K l)iit"ni, utnda fiom the imrrs
J rrnets of valuable roots, I nrkt nnd t"er., ic ad-'
mirttbly adapted to the nre .f all nfTeciions rf tUe J
Stomnt-h. Kiiinvs. Liver nut! F.ou-el.s. Micli as )yi.-
J Twpsia. Fever, lliHrrh(4, Lose f A fcjx.fi e. tc. etc.
For sale ever where. A. FENKllAl'SKX. J
t SOI K M CFAL-TVKE!T,
) Sanrm a-"d Jat-Vtrtn. Fn Vrnrriwcn.
SWISS STOMACH BITTERS.
The best Purifier of the Blood !
A Pleasant Tonic !
A very Agreeable Drink !
rriTJ I Unsurpassed for acting surely but
x gentlv on the secretions of the kid
IT J heysbowcls, stomach and liver!
For sale at all vrholcsale and retail liquor
drug, and grocery sforrs,
XOliObT SHOULD BE WITHOUT IT
J. 0 Feisrn, Proprietor
Tatlor 5i Uexokl-, Sols Agents
oG.ly) 413 Clay su, San Francisco
JCE CiiKAM "
Will be served at the Lincoln Bakery,
until further notice. L. DILLER, Prop'r.
June fith, 1S$. . ,
Being agent for the celebrated Dursery
of II. MliiLEK, Milwaukie, I am prepared
ro supply orders for Flowers and hrubbery
M tins Satbery prices.
OREGON CITY BUSINESS.
L. ZIGLER & SON.,
(gH C O O P EttS,
Oregon City, Oregon.
THE tJXPERSIOXED ARE NOW PRE
pared to make all manner of ware iri the
LINE OF COOPERAGE,
To a HOGSHEAD !
Bilge or Straight Work !
on short notice, and at reasonable rates.
Call and examine samples of our work, as
it is its own recommendation.
83.) L. ZIGLER & SON.
Wool Wanted !
WANTS TO BUY
FOR Wllicn THE
HIGHEST TRICES WILL BE
JACOB WOttTMAX. TnOMAS R. FIELDS
Wortmaxi & Fields,
Jrcxt Door In the Post Office,
Oregon Cig, Oregon.
JFsimily GJrocci'Ics I
Provisions of all Kinds !
Wines and Liquors !
Confectionery, Spices !
Canned Fruits and Jfeals !
And all the Favorite
Brands of Flour and Sucrar
Egg The highest market prices 2aid
for country produce.
C. W. POPE & Co.,
filja rumps, Lead Pipe, Hose, etc.
Awl Manufacturers of
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Ware,
Main Street, Oregon City.
The subscribers would respectfully an
nounce that they keep constantly on hand a
good arfortment cf Cooking, Parlor, Air
Tight, and other stoves, suitable to this
market, which aro being
Offered at Portland Prices !
Our assortment in this line is large, and em
braces almost tiny desired pattern, including
II EARTH STONE
ORE AT REPUBLIC,
BLACK KNIGHT, &c.
Hoofing and Jobbing of every fleScrlptlon
dona to order, in a manner that cannot fail
to suit patron. lit addition to the above
may be found a good assortment ot Hard
ware, Woodenware, etc.
C. W. POPE & Co.
Oregon City, An'ril 'nAu JS'iT. 1.
NEW LIGHT! NEW LAMP 1
BEST NIGHT LAMP IN USE !
lis Pinny Advantages
FlItTJt i-t Xon-f'eiiloxirfi und entirfh;
tree from enurkc or orfcisice odur white
SEOOxbIt mve$ a Soft, Chan, Whiti
THIRD It i CHEAPER than any othtr
fluid or On.
LUCINE BURNING FLUID
For burning in the above Lamps, outrivals
all other Hmds tor LIGHT mid l'JCOMJ.M V.
It will not fStaiu or Grease Clothes, Carpets,
LUCINE LAMPS AND THE ?LUID
CAN' HE II A It OP
C. W. JL01jE & Co.,
Stores, Tinware, Lamps, Oil, Cltimn??,
JMntcriis. ilv., fe. nl:tt
HIGHLY IMPORTANT !
To all loishing
HORSE SHOEING, BLACK
SMITHING, IRON, ETC.
John W. Lewis,
Corner of MA IX and SECOXD drat,
" OREGON CITY,
Takes this opportunity to inform his
old customers, and the public
in general, that he now
has on hand
"Web-Foot" Plow !
And other patterns which he warrants in
every particular to give satisfaction. The
Farming community are especially and
earnestly invited to call ana see these un
nlements. before purchasing elsewhere.
AH work in his line is done in the best
possible manner, and at such pi ices as must
suit all. In connection with the above de
partment of business the undersigned is also
prepared to manufacture
Wagons and Carriages of every kind!
H point oi style ana uuraomty
fl V A Jj TO A IV Y IMPORl'ED!
Ilavimr constantly on hand forsale a Iar"e
assortment of material, consisting in parte!
lit OX, STEEL, ETC.,
The proprietor is
Enabled to fill all Orders !
For $udi Artie's on
The Most Favorable Terms.
IT" All work from this establishment,
and all materia! sold ou vi'der, is warranted
to be as represented. J. W. LEWI;?,
OREGON CITY BUSINESS.
HAVE ARRIVED !
The G o o a w!
ARK HERE FOR PARTICULARS
Call at ClftariiisMs!
At the old Stand,
Main Street, Oregon City.
Ta A I I IS S !
JEFOKE YISITIXO PORTLAND CALL AT
Charman k Brothers.
Di'css Goods !
JOOK AT TIIE VARIETY
For sale hy Charman db Brother.
AKE IN THE MARKET, AND WANT
Of Choice Wool !
EST" Far which the highest market
price will he paid.
HOOTS SHOES !
THE BEST AND CHEAPEST
At Charman tr Bros.
Q AN NOT COMPETE WITH
CEOTJIf 3VG !
JJAYE YOU SEEN THE BEST
JSol until you have called tipon
JOTIIING CAN EXCEL
The stock of Charman cO Bro.
ORE G O N CITY
C O 31 P A IV Y.
rpiIE ABOVE COMPNAY ARE NOW
JL. prouueiug aiiuauiy oi
Superior to any ever before offered
on tiie Pacific Coast !
T WE HPS,
II A II D TIMES,
Using only the best grades of Wool.
Th above froods lire offered to the trad
on the most favorable terms. All orders
will meet with prompt attention. .
Address i It. JACOli, Agent,
So.c.mi Oregon t ltv, Oregon.
Oi- L: WHITE & IRO., Airedts'nt Portland:
NERVE I HERVeT NERVE !
The Requirements of the Times !
J. it, E ALSTON,
1IAS IT !
THE OLD ROCK STORE, THE fiEST
Dry Goods house in Oregon City, has the
pluck to fill every department with an entire
jSjEW STOCK !
Jay to the Hungry f
Hard Times Come Again no More !
Great Fall in the price of Goods!
.J. K. IIAIjSTOJV,
At the Rock Store, on the corner of Main
and Fifth streets, Oregon City, has just re
turned from San Francisco, where be purch
ased a large and well selected stock of
WOOLEN " PRINTS,
WHITE " HOSIERY,
B LEA CTI ED S IIEETI NGS,
GENTS' FURNISIIN'G GOODS,
BOOTS AND SHOES,
HATS AND CAPS,
PAINTS OILS, &c, &c, &c.
ZtT" At prices hitherto unheard of,
;r Ry the oldest inhabitant.
Let the People clothe themselves
JT And Rejoice! For the winter cometh.
Give him a call and be convinced that the
Rock Store is the place to trade.
CITY I5AKERY !
Ma IX STREET, OR EG OX CITY.
(Successors to Wortman i: Sbeppard,)
Keep constantly on hand
CAKES! PIES! BREAD!
And Crackers of all kinds !
Orders in this Line will meet with
PROMPT ATTENTION !
BAR LOW & FULLER
Also keep on hand all kinds of
FAMILY GROCERIES !
AND PROVISIONS !
STEAM BOAT STORES !
And all Articles ued for Culinary
BARLOW & FULLER
Sell a fine assortment of
LIQUORS AND TOBACCO!
By the Case, or at retail J
Attention is also directed to the fact
that nobody else sells the
FAMOUS GLEASON CHEESE"!
IN SHORT 1
Farmers and the public generally, arc in
vited to call at the City Bakery, where the
truth will be made apparent that our stock is
complete, aud our juices reasonable. All
kinds of produce taken in exchange for
goods. HARLOW 1-TLLLR,
OREGON CENTRAL RAILROAD,
COMIKG TO OREGON CITY !
Now is the Time to Take Passage fot
Tbo Establishment Cf
WHO HAVE JUST RECEIVED
SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS
Ever brought to this Market, consisting, in part df
CLOTIIINCJ. OF ALL. DESCRIPTIONS, l-'ot Gents' and Boys' wear!
FUILMSIUNa GOOlW. Of every variety !
LADIES' DRESS GOODS Of all kinds and" colors'!
LADIES' CLOAKS, SHAWLS, FURS, HOSIERY, ete.,
MERRIMAC FEINTS, WHITE GOODS, etc.,
HATS AND CAPS, BOOTS AND SHOES,
GROCERIES -And an endless variety of goods, too nnracroiis td ntehtiott.
Wliicli tlicy liilciicl to sell liOtVCf thaii
Any Mouse in Oregon !
If any one is disposed to douht the genuineness of the above stitetnentS)
Especially the latter all Oie undersigned ask of them is, that thty
Call and Examine the Goods and Pmces !
And satisfy themselves. We may le found at the old stand, the Brick
Building, Main street Oregon City. JACOB d- BROTHER.
OCT Country Produce taken in exchange for goods. gsa
Look Out ! The Eailroad is not Coming Yet !
PEOPLES' TRANSPORTATION C.
r ffSi r?
Charman & Warner s old Brick StorjWaln Street,
Where he not Onij intends to sell, but
Will Sell Cheaper than any other House Jn the City.
t Will Say; COME OXE; COME ALL, and satisfy yourselves that it is nti trouble to
rne to show troods. I hnve received ojie ot the largest tbcks ever brought to this ruar
ket; consisting in part of a line assortment of
LADIES DRESS GOODS, BALMORALS. FWHS df various descriptions
CLOAKS, such its Circulars and Sachs ;
K.ID OLOYKS, best quality
BROWN AN11 BLEACHED MUSLINS, all vidths:
BOOTS AND SHOES : HATS AND CAPS ; CLOTHING
FINE BLACK DRESS SUITS ;
CASSd MERE SUITS;
SUPERIOR BEAVEll SUITS ; ...... . ,,,,
DOYrf' AND YOUTHS' CLOTHING, nil sUc rind qualities.
A SUIT THAT WILL SUIT ANYBODY all oh the most reasonable terffis.
Also it lrtrge Stock of Gents' Furbishing Goods.
G ROCEIllEd A "Well selected assortment.
ft-IT- All kinds elf Produce Bought.
OREGON LEATHER !
The Best on the Coast.
ALL KINDS OF LEATHER
Milwaukie, Oreo ox.
THE UNDERSIGNED WISHES TO IN
That he is prepared to furnish as sood and
durable an article of Leather as can be made
on the Pacific Coast, at the following rates:
Harness Leather, per lb . .23 to So cents.
Extra heavy, lor Ooncoru. .-.
Skirting, per pound ,
Belting, in the side
" Cut, per square foot,
Side, upper, " " "
(".rain Leather ' " "
Light Butt, or Grain for Wo
23 to -T2
If) to 20 cents.
13 to ii "
1 S to 20 "
on to $b 00
40 1 m to COon
3"oto 4 ou
1 On to a 5(1
2 00 to 4 eft
Calfskins, per doz
Kip " "s ......
Bridle, per side ....
Collar, per side
Lace Leather, per side. .
57 1 do not IhJtzk that Harness leather
should flecessarily b? made in fitnta Cruz, iu
order to stitfid the" test of rttir climate
3r Nor do I tfiirife that Belting, iu order
to bear the strain of Oregdn Machinery , tatlst
be thade in the Atlantic Stales.
ALL I ASK JS A
And I Will prate, to the satisfaction of all
concerned, that Oregon Leather is the best
ou tbe Coast.
All orders will meet with prompt at
36.1 v) Milwaukie, Oregon.
LOOt'S & ALUKIGIITj
EXCELSIORS. MARKET I
Corner of Fourth and Main Sis.,
Oregon City Oregon.
TAKE THIS METHOD OF INFORMING
the public that tney keep constantly on
hand all kinds fresh and salt meats, snch as
CORNED BEEF, It A MS,?
PICK E LED PORK, LARD,
nd evervtbiuir else to be found in their line
ofbnTinek. LOG IS & ALBRIGHT.
Oregon City. April 2oth, 18fi7. tlj
jispfl (he above Tirewcrt
wishes to inform the public that he s now
nrenaredto manufacture a No. 1 quality of
1 LAGER BEER!
As rood as can be obtained anywhere in the
SUt. Orders solkiitd and pimpt!y hlied.
Ore con Citv, December 'Jrtli, ISOo. lOlt
Hn'v fffil" " '!
ONE OF THE LARGEST AifD
'in the Goods tot
Levy 5c FEfciiiiEiMEiL.
Manufacturers df &M De'aiefS in Frirniturc,
r-fUKE Tills METHOD OF INFORMING
X the public that thtj have now on hatid
a large invoice of
SQUARE AND EXTENSION TABLES,
lou no ms. desks.
And various other Qualifies of Rich
and Medium Furniture I
Forming a complete and desirable nsort
mcht; WhiCh merits the attention of buyers;
We MANTJFACTURE FTJRNITTJKE
Using good materialSf and. exploring the
very best mechanics in the Ffate, hence we
can warrant our goods ii) he its represented,
and we are prepared to fill all orders with
ZiST We call the attention ot the public
to out" ral??sr30m. ns containing the most
I complete assortment of desirable oofdt in the
LEVY & KEC1IIIEIMKK,
4.'.-I 31am street, Oregon City.
Sign and Steamboat
Imitation of (ill kinds
Wool iml Harhh !
Esecnted as well nn can bo done mn the
ViT" Examine our Wcrrk and judge for vowr-seDfc-S.
Every order attended to'with
tare afta expedition.
C. E. MURRAY,
West door Ralston ' brick. Main fd.,
49-tf) Oregon City.
BILL HEADS. PRINTED.
- At tbo Enterprise OiEec-
MIS CELL A NEO VS.
CUAS. HODGE. .CHAS. IS. CALEF. .GEO. W. SSELLf
HODGE, CALEF k Co.,
Dealers in '
DKUGS and MEDICINES,
FAINTS, OILS'; AND WIXDOW CLASS,
Ya RX1SUES,- id! US1IES, rAIXTERS f
Material, and rugijigts SttiidrU.
Ot Front Street,
Z'k) I'ortland, Oregon.
A Pure and Powerful Tonic,
Corrective nnd Alterative, of wondn
ful eJIieuey in tllscues of I lie
STOMACH, LIVER AND
Prevents Fever and A a;ue and Billions Re
mittent Fevers ; fortifies the system
against Miasma and the evil effects
of unwholesome rirater ; invigor
ates the organs ot digestion
and the bowels ;
Steadies t lie Acrves niixl tend to Pro-
Cures Dyspepsia Liver Complaint, Sick and
Nervous Headache; General Debility,
Kcrvousne'ssj Depression of Spirits,
Constipation,- Colie,- Intermit
tent Fevers, Sea Sickness,
Cramps and Sprtsms,
arid all complaints of either sex
arising lrom Bodily Weakness, whether
llihef'efit in the svsteni or
rflODUCED BY SPECIAL CAUSES
VfoTiiixfi That is sot wiiole-
JLN some, gen! id, arid restorative in its na
ture, enters into the composition of IIOS
TETTER'S STOMACH BITTERS. This
popular preparation contains no mineral of
nhy kind ? no deadly botanical element; no
fie'rr excitant but is a combination of the
extracts of rare balsamic herbs and plants.
tvlth the ptircst and mildest of all diflusiv!
The Week etOhifttll is rapidly invigorated.
nnd tile appetite restored by this tonic, ami
hence it works wonders in cases of Dyspepsia?
and in less confirmed forms of Indigestion.
Actinir iiS a irentle and nainless aprient, a
well as tlpcfi the liver; it also invariably it
lieves tbe C'Jn'lipfttiwU superinduced by ir
regular action Ot the digestive auu secretive
Persons Of feeble habit, liable to .Nervous.
Attacks, LovvnePS of Spirits, and Fits of
Languor, Snd prompt and permament rebel
from the Bitters: The testimony on thi.-t
point is conclusive, and from both sexos.
As a Genuine Tonic, IIOSTETTER'S BIT-
TERS produce ell'ects which must beexpeii-
enced or witnessed before theyau be fully
appreciated. In cases ot Constitutional
Weakness, IrenlittHre Decay, and Debilit;
and Decrepitude arising froih old age, it ex
ercises the electric influence. In tbe conva
lescent stages of all diseases it operates as a
delightful IrtTigorant; When the powers of
nature are rebifcedj it operates to re-euforct
uud re-establish them.
Last, but hot least, it is the only safe stim
ulant; being manufactured from sound ami
ibocuous materials; and entirely free front
the acrid elements present more or less in
all the ordinrlrv tonics arid stomachics ot thes
dav. SOLD EVERYWHERE.
'HOOGt;, CALEF S; CO., Agents,
S.r:tf. w Portland, Oregon.
.Family lyc Colors
Patented October 13th, lS'lC.
PERFECT FASTgOL ORS.
Black, Dark Green,
Black Silk, Light Green,
Dark Blue, Magenta,
Lirtht Blue. Maize.
French Blue, Maroonf
Claret Brown, Orange,
Dark Broirn, J'ink,
Light Brown Purplvf
ShiiJT Bfmcn, Royal Purple,
Dark Drab, Slate,
Light Drab, Solfrrino,
FuitSn Drab, Violet,
Yellow, Liqht Fawn Drafh
tR DYEING SI LIC,
Woolefi end" Miscd Goods, Shawls, Scarfs,
Dressrf!, Ribhoiis,- Gloves Bonnets,
Hats, Feathers, Children's Clothing,
And nil Kinds of lWuring Al))arili
A Sftyiflg of Eighty per Cent.
For 2." cents you c$n color as many good
as would otherwise cost five times that .sutitr
Various shades can be produced frorn tile"
same dye: The process is simple, and ant"
one cun rise the dye with perfect success.
Directions in English, lr rencli and Germdtf
outslda Of eath package.
HOWE & STEVENS,
. $'6 Broadway Roston.
For sale by Smith k Davis Portlahd;anik
by Bell A Parker, Oregon City. -
Is without doubt the most wondtrf lif
EYE HEALER that has ijet
been discovered !
It cures ihc most stubborn and bopele'sS
fcaSes of chronic Inflamations. tirahrttatN
lids, films, kc, as has been sullietently dem
o'nstrated during the few months in ivbi-D
in which it has been brought ihto' pdblie n
tiee. The proprietor is so fully convinced t f
lis infallibility that he warrants a euro, ;"
refunds the money. It. can o the eyes it-'
barm, anI a trial of it is therefore wltl oti.'
injury or expense to the patient, if a curn 1--not
ell'ected. It has cured cases of kik, si
kise, fiftken and even
' Eighteen Years' Standing !
In Harrifburff nnd rieiniti, Linn Ol, On-yn,',
To which the following persons will b
E: H. Moore1;
A; L;. Wallace,
W; D. i'orter.. '
G. R. Ward
tohn M llollow'av
An4 Other Citizen.
t-? Persons afflicted with the distressin-'
scourge of diseased eyfcs are advised to" givn
inirT remeny a lair trial on tne "io ettre, in
Pay," and no injury plan.
Prepared bv Smith & Roach, Ilarrisburir,
Oregon. SMITH & lUYJS. "
General Agents, Portland t)regon.
To whom all orders should be addressed.
ZS' For sale by all Drtiggfsts. (2".i
PLAIN AND ORNAMENTAL
PL ASTER I SMC!
Having followed the abote business
Hlxteeri rears; id
And San Francisco.
1 feel confident that I can give perfect snt
lfactiou to all who may trust mc with work.
Persons living at a distance from the citv
can obtaiif all fieeessary information as ij
cost, etc., bv addressing:
"J. A. WET5IORE, Plasterer.
MoritgOtnCry 5t., near ISth, l'oi tland.
Keference; Clackamas county :
J. C. Tim i.i.i.Kit, Esq.. Osweiro.
la the matter of the estate of Presjiy
Notice is hereby given by the undersign
Administrator of tlie above named estate, t i
the creditor of, and all persons--bavin
claims against said esie, to exhibit
same, with the necessary vouchers,, within
six monfhstrOm the hist nnblication of tbi.x
notic', to t) nndci signed, at the. ollico-
t. M. M'cKennty, Es, in Oregon Ci
h Clackigaia.. coittv. t-ito.f.Oieg.yi.
tt. ' ' CAUEUnow-EfV