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NOT ALL IN
It isn't all in bringing up,
L.et folks say what they will;
You sliver-wash a pewter cup
O It will be pewter still.
E'en be of old, wise Solomon,
"Who said, " train up a child,"
If I mistake not, raised a son,
Gay, rattle-brained and wild-
A man of mark, who fafn would pass
For lord of sea and" land,
May have the training of an ass,
And bring him up full grand;
May give him all the wealth of lore-
Of college and of school,
Yet after all make him no mere-
Than just a decent fool.
Another, raised by penury '
Upon her bitter bread,
"Whose road to knowledge i3 like that
The good for heaven must tread,
Has got a pparl; of Nature's light,.
He'll fan it to a flame,
Till in its 7nrnrr.g letters bright
The world may read his name-
If it were ail in bringing up,
la counsel and restraint,
Some rascals had been honest men
I'd been myself a saint.
Oh! 'tisa't all in bringing up,
Let folks say what they will;
Neglect may dim a silver cup
It will be silver still.
ary, and charitable enterprises iu the Dis
trict of Columbia, and no- others ; and
said corporation shall be exempt from any
taxes to be assessed upon their corporate
property under the authority of Congress,
or of the city or county of Washington :
Provided, That the value of all property
so exempt shall not exceed two hundred
Sec. 2. Andhe it further enacted, That the
tilte to any lands, buildings, and property
heretofore conveyed to said congregation,
or to any person or persona for the ue
and benefit of the same, or of the said
first Presbyterian Church, is hereby
vested in and confirmed tc- said corpora
tion. Sec. 3. And be it farther enacted, That
it shall be lawful lor said congregation, at
its first meeting subsequent to the passage
of this act. to be held at such time and
place as the persons named in the first
section of this act may designate, by a ma
jority of the members 'present, to adopt
such by-laws as they may deem expedient,
regulating the government of said corpo
ration, prescribing the number, character,
and duties of their officers, and the man
ner ot their election, denning the terms on
which persons may become, or cease to be,
members of said corporation, and provi
ding iu all things for the holding and dis
posal and conveyance of its real and per
sonal estate, and for the management of
said congregation, which by-laws may be
amended or repealed from time to time,
under such regulations as said congrega
tion may adopt : Provided, That no by
laws shall be adopted or remain in force
inconsistent with the government aud
laws of the United Stales, or with the con
stitution and authority of the Presbyterian
church in the United States of America.
Sec. 4. And Le it further enacted. That
Congress reserves the right to alter, amend,
or abolish this charter at pleasure.
Approved, July 7, 1SGS.
the places at which said offices shall . be
located, and they shall have the same
powers, perform the same duties, and be
entitled to the same compensation a3 are
or may be prescribed by law in relation
to land offices of the United States in
Sec. 3. And be it further enacted. That
the Secretary of the Interior is hereby
authorized to locate said offices of sur
veyor general and register and receiver
of public moneys at some suitable place
or places iu said Territory,
Skc. 4. And be it further enacted. That
the pre-emption, homestead, and other
laws of the United States applicable to
the disposal of the public lands, are here
by extended over said district.
Approved, July 16, 1SG8.
No. 32. Joint Resolution to provide for
the sale of the site of Fort Coviniton. in
oia.e oi .Maryland
Two fine cows were killed in
Belmont county, Ind., by drinking
brine in which meat had been packed,
and which han been carelessly left in
a farmer's yard.
A correspondent objects to the
policy of having men work on the
farm 13 or 14 hours daily- He
thinks 10 or 11 hours long enough,
and that if a man does not do a day's
work in that time, he will not in a
Farmers who do not cultivate
or manure their orchard?, or prune
their tree?, are very often heard com
plaining of the failure of the apple
crop, and attributing the cause to the
drought, or the
to everything but
If poultry become infested with
lice, damp the skin under the feath
ers with water, then sprinkle a little
sulphur on the skin. Let the bird
be covered with insects or parasites,
they will nil disappear in the course
of twelve hours.
The disease known as Black
Tongue, which so often proves fatal
Oto cattle in a few hours, has been
cured, or prevented, by tarring the
animals' Doses, and giving a mixture
of equal parts of salt and lime to lick.
The remedy is only for the bovine
race. There is another kind of the
" black tongue " disease in Virginia
that no amount of whitewashing will
cure. It will take something strong
er than salt and lime.
wet. or the irost
No, C2. An Act to amend section five
of an act entitled ' An act concerning the
registering and recording of ships and
vessels, approved December thirty-one,
seventeen hundred and ninety-two.
He it enacted by tlie Senate and House of Rep
resentatives of the United Stotes of America
in Congress 'assembled, That section live of
an act entitled "An act concerning the
registering and recording of ships or ves
sels," approved December thirty-one,
seventeen hundred and ninety-two, be, and
the same is hereby, repealed.
Approved, July 7, lStiS.
Be it resolved by the Senate and Ilonae
of Representatives of the United States of
America in Congress assembled. That the
Secretary c-t War be, and he is hereby,
authorized to sell in entirely or by subdi
visions, at public auction to the highest
bidder, after thirty days' notice in three
daily newspapers in the city of Baltimore,
one of which newspapers shall be pub
lished in the German language, a certain
tract of land belonging to the United
States, situate within the limits of the said
city, on the Patapsco river, Maryland,
known as the site of Fort Covington, con
taining about two and three-quarters
acres, more or less, with all the tenements,
rights, and privileges pertaining thereto ;
and that the proceeds of such sale shall be
paid into the treasury of the United States.
Approved, June 25, 1S6S.
Oregon itn Busincs
BATE ARB1VEB !
AuE HERE FOR PARTICULARS
Call at Clmraisiiis !
At the old Stand,
Main Street, Oregon City.
JEFOHE VISITING PORTLAND CALL AT
. , Charman & Brothers.
OREGON CENTRAL RAILROAD,
JOOK AT THE VARIETY
For sale ly Charman Brother.
HOOTS & SHOES !
rjIIE BEST AND CHEAPEST
At Charman a: Bros.
Laws of the United States,
'1 , PXS52D AT TOE SECOND SESSION OF
TUB 4UTII C0X3RES3.
No. 58. An Act for holding terms of
the district court of the United States for
the southern district of Illinois at the city
of Cairo, in said State.
Le it eiuicttd by the Senate and House of Rep
resentatives of the Un ited States of America,
in Cong-revs assembled,. That in addition to
tht terms of the district court ot the
United States for the Southern district of
Illinois', now required by law to be held at
the city of Springtield, terms of said court
Oshall hereafter be held at the city of Cairo,
in said State, commencing on the first
Mondays of March and October in each
'Approved, July 3, 18GS.
No. .r0. An Act confirming the title
a tract of land in Burlington. Iowa.
He it enacted by the Senate, and House if Rep
resentatives of the United States of America
in Coneress 'assemble J, That all of the title
of the United States in and to a certain
tract of land in the city of Burlington,
Des Moines county, in the State of Iowa,
described as being west of lot number
nine hundred and seventy-eight in said
city, south of Valley street, west of
"Boundary street, and north of Market
street, and which was originally reserved
from sale by the United States and dedi
cated to public burial purposes, be, aud
the same is hereby, confirmed to and vest
ed in the " Independent School District "
of sail city, to be forever dedicated to
and used by said school district for public
school purposes and for no other tise or
Approved, July 4, 1SG8.
Xo. GO. An Act to authorize the con
struction of abridge over the Black river,
in Lorain county. Ohio.
Me it enacted b the Senate and House of Rep
resentatives of the United States of A merica
it, Congress assembled, That it shall be law
ful for the county commissioners of the
eountv of Lorain and State of Ohio to
build a bridge across the Black river near
the village of Black River, in said county,
at the point where the county road leading
east from said village crosses said stream :
Provided. That there shall be placed in
said bridge a draw of not less than one
hundred and forty feet in width, with a
centre abutment not to exceed twenty-five
feet wide and ten feet above the water
line, leaving a passage on each side of the
abutment o? not less than fifty-seven feet
in width, aud so constructed as not to im
pede the navigation of said river, and al
low the easy passage ot" vessels through
Skc. 2. And le it further enacted. That
tile right to alter or amend this act, so as
to prevent or remove all material ob
structions to the navigation of said river
by the construction of said bridge, 13
hereby expressly reserved.
Approved, July 0, IStiS.
Xo 61. An Act to incorporate the con
gregation of the First Presbyterian Church
Be it enacted ly the Senate ex ml Hntse of Lep
resentatitesofthe UntiedStftes of Amenm
in Clarets assembled, That Irancis 11.
SmTth,Nfp Chipman. Otis C. Wight A.
I Robinson, Zeuas C. Robbins. and their
associates, who are now, or may hereafter
become members of the congregation ot
.t.vira Presbvtenan Church ot Wash
ington, in the District of Columbia, unde
the rules, regulations, or by-laws of the
Smc "bo. and they.are hereby, created a
Xo. f6. An Act to incorporate the Na
tional Hotel Company. ot Washington city.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of
Representatives of the United States of
America in Congress assembled, -That
George II. Calvert. R. C. Weightman,
James C. McGuire, Zeph English, George
II. Calvert, Jr.. and Charles B. Calvert,
their associates, successors, and assigns,
are hereby created a body corporate and
politic by the name of the National Hotel
Company, in the city of Washington, in
the District of Columbia, and by that
name they are made capable of taking
hold, managing, improving, purchasing,
leasing, for the sole purpose of erecting
and maintaining a hotel as aforesaid, real
and personal estate within said city of
"Washington: not exceeding five hundred
thousand dollars in value : said corpora
tion to have a common seal, and the same
may break; alter, and renew at pleasure
may prosecute and defend suits before all
proper courts and tribunal ; may make
and ordain by-laws for the government of
said corporation, and may nave and en.
joy all of those privileges and be subject
to all of the liabilities which corporations
for the holding, management, and improve
mentof real estate in the city of Wash
ington, in the United States, usually enjoy
or are made subject to.
Sec '3. And be it further enacted, I That
the capital stock ot the said company shall
not be less than two hundred aud seventy
thousand dollars, be divided into shares of
live Hundred uonars eacn. and snail oe
deemed personal estate, and he transfer
able on the books oT the said corporation.
Sec. 3. And be it further enacted, That
the officers of the paid corporation shall
consist of a president and treasurer, with
aboard of directors, of whom the presi
dent and treasurer may be members, but
the number of the directors may be fixed
by the shareholders in the by-laws of the
corporation. The president shall preside at
the meetings of the corporation, sign certifi
cates of the stock issued to stockholders,
and shall have general over-sight over the
business and affairs of the corporation ;
the treasurer shall safely keep and dis
burse all of the moneys of the corporation
under the direction of the board of direc
tors ; the directors shall manage and con
trol the property of the corporation, and
make contracts in relation thereto ; the
treasurer, or other officer appointed by the
by-laws, shall keep the records ot the
transactions of the corporation, and shall
countersign the certificates of stock is
sued to the stockholders.
Sec. 4. And be it further enacted, That
all the officers of the said corporation shall
hold their offices for one year, and until
their successors are elected and qualified
to act, unless they shall be sooner re
moved by the directors. The first meet
ing of ihe corporation may be called by
any person named herein by giving pre
vious notice of not less than live days, to
all the persons herein named, of the time
and place of such meeting. The annual
meetings hereafter shall be called by the
treasurer or other officer designated by
the board, and be held in the city of
Washington, at the National Ho! el build
ing, ou'the first Wednesday in January in
each vear. notice of which shall be sent to
the post office address of each stockholder
for ten days before the time for the holding
of such "meeting ; and special meetings
of the corporation may be called in the
manner and time prescribed by the stock
holders. Sec 5. And le it further enacted, That
each stockholder shall be individually
liable for the debts of the corporation to
the amount sf stock held by each re-
No. 33. Joint Resolution directing the
Secretary of State to present to George
Wright, master of the British brig "J. and
G. Wright,'' a gold cronometer, in appre
ciation of his personal services in saving
the lives of three American seamen.
wrecked at sea on board of the American
schooner ' Lizzie V. Choate." ' of Massa
Be it resolved by the Senate and House of
Representatives of the United States of
America in Congress assembled. That
the Secretary of State be. and he is here
by, authorized and directed to cause to be
procured and presented to George Wright,
master of the British brig '-J. and G.
Wright," of St. John, New Brunswick, a
gold chronometer, in token of apprecia
tion by the government of the United
States of his humane and successful efforts
in rescuing from death three American
seamen on board of the wreck of the
American schooner ''Lizzie F. Choate,"
of Gloucester, Massachusetts, wrecked at
sea on the fourteenth of February, eight
een Hundred and sixty-eight.
Approved, June 23, lfe'GS.
QANNOT COMPETE WITH
Charman cy- Brother.
JJAVE YOU SEEN THE BEST
Not until you have called vpon
Charman tb Bro.
TOTIIING CAN EXCEL,
The stock of Charman Bro
COMING TO OREGON CITY !
Now is the Time to Take Passage for
The Establishment of
)okh & Ucstanrant
JUST RECEIVED ONE OF THE LARGEST AND BEST AS-
No. 3k Joint Resolution to authorize
the Secretary of War to place at the dis
posal of the Lincoln Monument Associa
tion damaged and captured ordinance.
Be it resolved by the Senate and House of
Representatives of the United States of
America in Congress assembled. That the
Secretary of War be, aud he is hereby,
authorized, at his discretion, to place at
the disposal of the " Lincoln Monument
Association," incorporated by an act of
Congress entitled " An act to incorporate
the Lincoln Monument Association,'7 ap
proved March thirtieth, eighteen hundred
and sixty-seven, such damaged and cap
tured bronze and brass gua3 and ordi
nance; out of which to cast the statues of
the principal figures surmounting and to
be incorporated in said structure : Provi
ded, That no metal as aforesaid shall be
thus appropriated until the voluntary con
tributions for said purpose, actually in the
hands of the treasurer, shall amount to
one hundred thousand dollars ; and no
more metal shall be thus appropriated
than shall be actually used for the pur
pose of casting the figures as herein men
tioned. Approved. June 23. 18G8.
NERVE ! NERVE! NERVE !
The Hequirements of the Times !
J. R. RALSTON,
HAS IT !
THE OLD ROCK STORE, THE BEST
Dry Goods house in Oregon City, has the
ptuckto fill every department with an entire
JSEW STOCK r
Joy to the Hungry !
Hard Times Come Again no More I
Great Fall in the price of Goods!
J. B. KAJLSTOJV,
At the Itock Store, on th corner of Main
and Fifth streets, Oregon City, has just re
turned from San Francisco, where he purch
ased a large and well selected stock of
WOOLEN ' PRINTS,
WHITE " HOSIERY,
GENTS' FURN1SHNG GOODS,
BOOTS AND SHOES,
II ATS AND CAPS,
PAINTS OILS, &c, &c, Sec.
Cs?" At prices hitherto unheard of,
jf" By the oldest inhabitant.
T Let the People clothe themselves
Jif And Rejoice 1 For the winter cometh.
Give him a call ana be convinced that the
Rock Store is the place to trade.
SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS
Ever brought to this Market, consisting, in part of
CLOTniNG. OF ALL DESCRIPTIONS For Gents' and Boys' wear!
FURNISHING GOODS. Of every variety !
LADIES' DRESS GOODS Of all kinds and colors!
LADIES' CLOAKS, SHAWLS, FURS. HOSIERY, etc.,
. MERRIMAC PRINTS, WHITE GOODS, etc.,
HATS AND CAPS. BOOTS AND SHOES,
GROCERIES -And an endless variety of goods, too numerous to mention.
Wliicla tliey Intend to sell Lower llasm
An j House in Oacgoia !
If anyone is disposed to dortlt ihe genuineness of the above stutements,
Especially the latter all ihe undersigned ask of them is, that they
Call and Examine the Goods and Prices !
And satisfy themselves. We may le found at the old stand, the Brick
Building, Main street Oregon City. JACOB dc BKUlllbLx.
0O Country Produce taken in exchange for goods, -a
Main street, (opposite the Woolen Mills,)
Oregon City, Oregon.
J F. Miller & Co., Proprietors.
W This is the most commodious Hotel
in the city. Newly furnished, andjust open
for the reception of guests.
It will be the endeavor of the Propri
etors to make all guests comfortable.
Main Street Oregon City.
JACOB BOEHM, Proprietor.
itEDtCTios iar prices r
The undersigned wishes to give notice
that from Saturday, October 5th, J 867, prices
ui me uuoYe nouse Tni De as follows :
Roard and Lodging per week f 5 00
Hoard without Lodging 4 00
Hoard and Lodging per dav 1 00
Oregon City, Oct. Sd, 1S37. 50:tf
ffffSr Main Street,
1XTEXD TO CEASE BUSINESS
IN THIS S T A TE!
S3.Grhi P. GOLDSMITH, Agent.
Xoticc to our Headers.
A general invitation is extended to all ihe
readers of Tue Weekly Enterprise, to
scud to the Editor of this paper informa
tion on subjects connected with farming,
gardening, and rural economy.
MA IX STREET, OR EG OX CITY.
An Oregon Jocknae. Thousands of let
ters are written annually, to parties on
the Pacific Coast, asking for information
concerning that region. The Oregon City
Enterprise, a weekly journal of 32 columns
36 are contemplated was established
by D. C. Ireland in 1800. for the purpose
of paying special attention to the resources
of Oregon. 1 1 is published at Oregon City,
a town of 1200 inhabitants, situated on the
Wallamet river, destined to become a
second Lowell, or Lawrence, on account
of its natural water power, which is un
equalled in America. Is but ten miles
from the commercial metropolis of the
State (Portland), 3G miles from the State
Capital (Salem), and but four miles from
Oswego, one of the finest iion regions in the
known world. This Journal costs but S3
per annum, or S2 for six months, and to
any person wanting it knowledge of Ore
gon, it is invaluable. Try it.
D. C. IRELAXD,
Ot-fgon t-'ity, Oregon,
Willamette Corige No. 15 I. O. CJ. T.
Meets every Saturday evening, at the rooms
S.K. corner of Main and Fifth streets, at 7 1-2
o'clock. Visiting members are invited to
attend. By order of "W. C. T.
BARLOW & FULLER,
(buccessors to ortman !c buepparu,)
Keep constantly on hand
CAKES! PIES! B 11 E A D
And Crack ers of all kinds f
Orders in this Line will meet with
PROMPT ATTENTION !
B ARLOW & FULLER
Also keep on hand all kinds of
FAMILY GUOOFRIES !
AND PROVISIONS !
And all Articles used for Culinary
JOHNSON & McCOWN ARE THE Local
Agents in Oregon City, of the Pacific
Fire lusurance Company, , the best doing
business on this ceast. This Company i
the only one in Oregon that
Issue Policies and Adjusts Losses
Without referring the case to San Francisco.-
ALSO, AGF.NTS OF THE
North America Life Insurance Co.?
Presenting the most desirable features
having its policies guaranteed by the State'
of New Y'ork.
J3f Don't delay attention to thse mat
ters until your property is destroyed by fire,-
r.r nut vim r sick, wuen you tai-uui uc.
Xearhj Ovnosite TT oo2e?i Fadorv.
W. L. WHITE, I
T. W. KHOADES. f 1 roprietoiS.
Oregon City, Oregon.
Wa invite the citizens of Orecon Citr, and
the traveling public, to give us a share of
their patronage. Meals can be had at all
hours, ta pleuse the most fastidious. 15
Notice to the Public.
I HAVE thisdav closed the Barlow House
in faror of the Cliff House. Hope my
old customers will gire their liberal patron
age to the above well kept house. They
will find Messrs. "White & llhoades always
on hand to make guests comfortable.
Two doors south of the old Court House,
Front street, Portland, Oregon.
VV. N. Patton Proprietor.
Single meals, 3 cents.
This house is newly
in the best style.
. . .Beds, 25 cents
fitted, and furnished
Look Out ! The Eailroad is not Coming Yet !
PEOPLES' TRANSPORTATION C.
Are Still Running theiv
(late LIXCOLX HOUSE,)
e. 84 Front street, Portia mil Oregon
L. P. W. QULMBY, Proprietor,
Late of Western Hotel.)
This house is the most commodious in the
State, newly furnished, and it will be the en
deavor of the proprietor to make his puests
comfortable. The Bairt-ae agon will al
ways be found at the iaiid-njr on the arrival
of steamships and river boats, curbing bag
gage to the house nee ot cnarge. i.iy
Weste n n Hotel,
Corner of First and Morrison streets,
And "Rolling in the Goods for
spoctively ; and Congress hereby reserves
the right to amend, alter, or repeal this
charter at pleasure.
Approved, July, 13. 1S68.
No. C7. An Act to amend the act of
third March, eighteen hundred and sixty
five, providing for the construction of cer
tain w-Fgon roads in Dakota Territory.
Be it euacted by the Senate and House of
Representative of the United States of
America in Congress assembled. That so
much of the unexpended balance of an
appropriation made March third, eighteen
hundred sixty-five, for the construction of
certain wasron roads in the Territory of
Dakota, as shall not exceed the sum of six
thousand live hundred dollars, be, and the
same is hereby, applied to the completion
ot (be bridge over the Dakota river, on
the line of the government road leading
from Poux City, in the state of Iow a, to the
mouth of the "Cheyenne river, in Dakota
Approved, July 13, 1SGS.
the name of " The
S'reUon-of the First Presbyterian
Churcaof Washington." and as such shall
have perpetual succession may purchase, j
i w W convey personal and real estate, i
S;S'tS:LPc and be sed, plead .
Td be in Pilled, and may generally ex-anl-
r;nv all such powers as are
u na y vested it! corporations, and as
l,ua r incident to sustainin
K worship, Sabbath schools, razon
and as may
v0. 03. An Act to create the office of
surveyor general in the Territory of Utah,
and establish a land office in said Terri
tory, and extend the homestead and pre
emption laws ever the same.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of
Representatives of the United State? of
America in Congress assembled. That
the President, by and w ith the advice and
consent of the Senate, shall be. and be is
hereby, authorized to appoint a surveyor
general for the Territory of Utah, whese
annual salary shall be three thousand dol
lars, and -whose power, authority, and
duties shall be the same as those provided
by law for 'be surveyor general of Oregon,
lie shall have proper allowances for clerk
hire, office rent, and fuel, not exceeding
what is now allowed by law to the sur
veyor general of Oregon.
Sec. 2. be it further enacted, That
the public lands of the United States with
in said Teiritory of Utah, shall constitute
a new land district, to be called toe Ltah
district ; and the rresident is hereby au
thorized to appoint, by and -with the ad
vice and consent of the Senate, a register
and receiver of public money for said dis
trict, Tho shall bo required to resid3 at
Oregon Loilc So. 3, I. O. of O. F1.
Meets every w ednesday eveninsr
Sat 7 o'clock, in the Masonic Hall.
Members of the erdc are in
liy order N. G.
vited to attend
Itlultiiomn.il Lodge So. 1, A. K. and
a A. M.-Holds its regular communi-
Vcations on the First and Third Sat
urdays in each month, at 7 o'clock,
from the 2uih of September to the 2Uh of
March, and 7A o'clock from the 2ith of March
to the 2'Hh of September. Brethren in good
standing are invited to uttend.
By order of W. M.
By virtue of an execution and order of
sale, issued out ot the circuit court of the
State of Oregon for the county of Clackamas
and to me directed, in favor of J. B. Hilev
and against James L. Love, for the sum of
8374 00, and interests and costs, in a decree
of foreclosure of a mortgage on real estate
1 have, this 12th day of August, a. d. IMS',
levied on the following described land, spe
cified in said decree and order of sale as fol
lows : to-wit Being a piece of land situate
in Clackamas county, State of Oregon, and
being part of the claim known and designat
ed on the surveys and plats of the United
Stales as number 38; in townsbin three
south of range two (2) east of the Willamette
meridian. Beginning at a point thirty-three
chhins and sixty links east.and twelve chains
and five links south, from the south west
corner of the north west quarter of section
five (5), in township three, (3) south range
two (2) east of; the Willamette meridian,
thence runuing north thirty-nine minutes,
west five chains and fifty links, thence west
thirty-five chains and seventy links, thence
south thirty minutes, east five chains and
fifty links, thence east thirty-five chains and
seventy links, to the place of beginning,
containing 19 and 63-109 acres, more or less,
with all the appurtenances, and on
Saturday the 19h day of September,
a. r. lSSS at the hour of lf o'clock a. m. of
said day, in front of the Court House door
in Oregon City, in said Clackamas county, 1
will sell the same t. the highest bidder
therefor. - JOHN MVLllS, Sheriff
August 20, 1553 44.4) Clackamas Co.
gETTLE YOUPw BILLS!
Messrs Levy &. Fechheimer, Main street
Oregon city, are desirous of closing their
business, and request all persons having
claims against them to present the same for
paymtnt by the 1st day ot October, 1S68.
Those indebted wilt please take notice
that they must come forward and settle the
LfcVY & FECIIHEIJIER.
BARLOW & FULLER
Sell a fine assortment of
LIQUORS AND TOBACCO !
By the Case, or at retail !
Attention is also directed to the fact
that nobody else sells ihe
FAMOUS GLEASON CHEESE !
Farmers and the public generally, are in
vited to call at the City Bakery, where the
truth will be made apparent that our stock is
complete, and our prices reasonable. All
kinds of produce taken in exchange for
goods. BARLOW A FCf.LFR.
LOCSUS & ALBRIGHT,
EXCELSIORS MARKET !
Corner of Fourth and Main Sis.,
Oregon City Oregon.
rpAKE THIS METHOD OF INFORMING
JL the public that tney keep constantly on
hand all kinds fresh and salt meats, such as
CORNED BEEF, IIAMS
PICKELED PORK, LARD,
And everything else to be found in their line
of business. LOGUS A ALBRIGHT.
HENRY II UMBEL,
Having purchased the above Brewerr,
wishes to inform the public that he is now
prepared to manufacture a No. 1 quality of
As good as can be obtained anywhere in the
State. Orders solicited and promptly filled.
All persons knowing themselves indebtAd
to the undersigned will jeae call and settle
meir accounts. UAKLOW & FULLER.
Oregon City, July 30, lHS.
All persons indebted to the undersigned
by book account or otherwise, are hereby
notinea to maKe immediate payment. Ac
counts clue and unpaid will be placed in the
hands ot a proper officer tor collection with
in thirty days. I must have mv pay.
August 2i, 1S6S. I. SELLING,
Oregon city, Oregon.
Friends, many thanks for past favor r
ceived, I have newly opened a family grocery
in W. F. Highrleld's block, fronting the Ore-
jivu ikvusis, main oucci, aim soiicn a share
of your patronage, by ottering many articles
less than Portland retail prices.
Will exchange for butter, eggs, hams, flour
etc., etc. S. E. Sl'ON E.
One of the most desirable places in Oro.
gon City, consisting of a House suitable for
a large family or a public boardi n? hniwA
together with an Orchard, barn, one or two
good cows, etc., is now ottered for rent on
very iavoraoie terms.
Apply to W. J. CALDWELL.
Oregon City, Oregon
Charman & Warner's old Erick Store, Main Street,
Where he not only intends to sell, but
Will Sell Cheaper than any oilier House in the City.
I will say, COME OSE, COME ALL. and satisfy yourselves that it is nc trouble to
me to show goods. I have received one o( the largest stocks ever brought to tliis mar
ket, consisting in part of a fine assortment of
LAD1KS LKIISS GOODS. BALMORALS, FUIIS of variou.-rdescriptions ;
CLOAKS, s.uh as Circulars and Sacks ;
K 1 1) G LOVES-, best quality ;
BHOWN AND BLEACHED MUSLINS, all widths:
BOOTS AND SHOES : II ATS AND CAPS ; CLOTHING ;
FINE BLACK DUESS SUITS ;
CASSlM EllE SUITS ;
SUPERIOR BEAVER SUITS ;
BOYS' AND YOUTHS' CLOTHING, all sizes and qualities.
ST- A SUIT Til AT WILL SUIT ANYBODY all on the most reasonable terms:
Also a large stock of Gents' Furnishing Goods.
GROCERIES A well selected assortment.
pST All kinds of Produce Bonght.
nsured. Call immediately.
C. P. FERRY,
EE ZES3E. a'
No. 103 Front street, Portland.
Aent North Jintish and mercantile
And Manhattan Life Insurance Lo'
OVERNMENT SECURITIES, STOCKS
Bonds, and Real Estate bought and
sold on Commission.
liiie Iiisiii'since Co
OF SEW YORK.
Assets Nearly $5,000,000 00.
Dividend to JaxuaAy 1st, 1567,
Dividend of 18G7, 40 per cent. Cash.-
THIS LARGE DIVIDEND IS VERY
gratifying, and assures the polict hold
ehs that they will, in this carefully conductd
cirmpany, obtain insurance at the lowest cost
consistent with tue safety of the insured.
Th; best and most comfortable Hotel in the
State, where every want is anticipated,
and cheerfully supplied Warm and
cold Baths attached to the house.
This Hotel is located near the steamship
Landing. The Hotel Coach will be in at
tendance at all the Landings, to convey
nassentrers and baasaiie to and from the
house free of charge.
SEW ELL & DORCY,
ncwpp.n w n tt P !
J If W4 V7 AA W W
JOHN SCHADE Proprietor,
IS now prepared to receive and entertain
all who niiiy favor bim with their patron
age. The House is New and the Rooms ore
Newly and Neut'y Furnished. The Table
will lie supplied with all the delicacies f
the season. The House is situated near the
steamer landing. Tne proprietor wid at all
times endeavor to give entire satisfaction to
ad who may favor him with a call, and
would rei-ctfiillr solicit the pa'ronane of
the Traveling Public. 41:tf.
Board per week 00
Board and Lodging (J 00
Sintcle Meals f0
Dividends Annually, Q
Policies non Forfeiting,
After one Payment,
Credit Given for part of
The Premium if Desired
Prompt Payment of Losses!
i?r"All cla3ses of Life and Endowment
Important New Features in
Dividends, and Modes of Insurance :
The following are examples of the opera
tions of the last dividend. Policies issued
in 1803 only tour years asro :
Amount Premium Added
Paid. to Policy.
f 1,250 3,572"
OREGON CITY BUSINESS.
C. W. POPE & Co.,
P limps, Lead Pipe, Hose, etc.
And 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 assortment of Cooking, Parlor, Air
Tight, and other stoves, suitable to this
market, which are being
Offered at Portland Prices !
Our assortment in this line is large, and em
braces almost any desired pattern, including
BLACK KNIGHT, kc.
Roofing and Jobbing of every description
done to order, in a manner that cannot fail
to suit patrons. In addition to the above
may be found a good assortment ot Hard
ware, Woodenware, etc.
C. W. POPE & Co.
NEW LIQHTJ NEW LAMP !
BEST NIGHT LAMP IN USE '.
OREGON CITY BUSINESS.
1V13W FIR 31!
THOMAS It. FIELDS
Wortman & Fields,
Next Door to the Post Office,
Oregon City, Oregon.
Family Groceries J
Provisions of all Finds !
Wines and Liquors !
Canned Fruits and
Its Many Advantages I
FIRST It is Xon-Eu-plosire, and entirely
free fre-m smoke or offensive odor while
SECOXDIt gives a Scft, Clean, White
THIRD It is CHEAPER than any ether
Fluid or Oil.
What Ckee u II o u s
Kos. 125. 12S and 130 Front street,
REDUCED RATES f
The undersigned having taken this -Well-
known house, solicit increased patronage
train the traveling public. The House has
lately been refitted,- and the proprietors are
now able to oiler additional inducements to
their patrons. The table will be furnished
with the best market affords, and be under
the immediate supervision of the proprietors
Rooms- well furnished and well ventilated.
A large fire-proof safe for the' deposit of
valuables.- Jsaagage taken to the hotel tree
of charge. Hoard per week 5 00
Board and lodging itoS 00
(According to the room occupied.)
Nothing will be left undone, which is in
the power of the proprietors to render guests
comfortable. LYONS, LEONARD & Co.,
And all the Favorite
Brands of Flour and Sugar
ETke highest market prices paid
for country produce.
"West Side Main Street,
Oregon City Oregon.
L. DILLER Proprietor.
HIGGINS & CO.
Are Krv Jlanufacl tiring a. Superior
Chemical, Olive, Pale, and Brown
-TXrillCII WE WILL SELL AT SAN
T T rranctsco iTices, ana deliver to up
river boats free of charge.
All orders sent to Portland Soap Factory,
or to McCraken, Merrill & Co., Agents, will
mtet witu prompt attention.
W. L. HIGGINS & CO.,
No. 8 Front Street, Portland, Oregon
One block north of O. S. X. Co.'s Wharf.
McCUaKEN, MERRILL & CO., Agents
.LUCLNE BURNING FLUID
For burnine in the above Lamps, outrivals
all other Fluids for LIGHT iind ECONOM V.
It will not Stain or Grease Clothes, Carpets,
LTJCINE LAMPS AND THE FLUID
CAN BE HAD OF
C. W. POFJE & Co.,
Tinware, Lamps, Oils,
Lmtem-s, dtc, dt;.
to inform the public that he is
factunng the best qualities of
Boston, Butter, Sugar and Soda
C H JC K E R S,
dc., dc., tfec.
In addition to which he will keep constantly
on hand a large stock ot the best staple and
, ZW Th best produce fhnt is afforded by
i I'. DILLER, Proprietor.
J. F. MILLER.
J. W. SIIATTI'CK.
J. F. MILLER & Co.,
MAKUPACTCBERS OF AXD DEALERS IX
ISoots and Shoes!
At the Oregon City Boot and Shoe
Store, Main street.
THE BEST SELECTION
Of Ladies', Gents'. Boys', and children's
iJoot 8d4 shoes on htn-i or oisde to order.
This is an entirely new plan, originating
with this rontpany, and gives insurers the
largest return ever made by any company in
the same period. All information, books,
blank Applications, can be obtained from
C. P. FERRY, Agent,
IDS Front st., Portland, Oregon.
li. IvIIjIiIX, Oicgun Cily Agent.
Dr. A. I). Ellis, i
I)r. W. II. Watkixs, f Medical Examiners. O
A DMIMSTKATOR'S NOTU
Estate of John Foster, oeceased. No
tice is hereby iriven bv the undrkrned, ad
ministrator of the above nameitetate. to
the creditors of, and all persons having
claims against said deceased, to exhibit the
same with the necessary vouchers, -within
six months' from this date,- to the under
signed at the office of D. M. McKenney, in
Oregon Cit;, Oregon.
ISAAC il. I U!S i fc.lt.
Ausust 2v"'th, ISfiS. f4':4t,
Whereas- my wife, Letha Jane Foster.
has left my bed and board without just cause
or provocation, notice is hereby given that
1 will not pay any debts contracted by her
from and alter this date.
ISAAC M. FOSTER.
Augnst 29th,-1 SOS. f45:3t
All persons-are cautioned acainst trusting
r;y son Edward, as I will- pay no debts con
tracted bv him, C. A. CHASE.
Clackamas River, Aug. 21, IfcW. (44.4t
E, J. NOBTHRU? & CO.
OFFER FOR SALE LOW
Builders1 Hardware and Carpenters'
Blacksmiths'1 and Machinists' Tools.
Coopers' and Tanners Tools,
Mining and Farmers7 Tools,
Mill and Cross Cut Sau:s.
Ship and Steamboat Hardware,
Tart Pitch, Oakum, Oars, Packing.
Manilla and Hemp Cordage,
A nchors, JJ locks and Sheaves,
Powder, Fuse, Shot, Lead and Caps,
Wooden Ware, Twines and Brushes.
Blacksmiths' Goods, Cumberland Coal Put
B1!Ve,;v,York adGii!lin Horse Xa'ils,
Malleable Nuts and IronsWor Bug
gies and Wagons; Wagon Skeins
and Iron Axles, all sizes.
Hubs, Spokes, Axles, Poles and Shafts, Bent
Runs, Sawed Fellas, tf-c, dec.
Agents for A. S. Ilullidlc & Co., AVIrc
K? Circulars furnished on application.
Our facilities for purchasing goods in the
Eastern Markets being of a superior charac
ter, we are enabled to offer goods in our line
at as low rates as they can be purchased m
this market. We cafi the attention of deal
ers to our stock, which comprises the most
complete and extensive assortment of goods
in this line ever tillered in this market.
30 E. J. NOIiTHRUP A CO.,
151 Front Street, Portland, Oregon.
In the circuit' court of the State of Ore
gon for the county of Clackamas ss.
Mary Prosser plaintiff, rs. Henry Prosser
defendant. Suit in equity for a divorce.
To Henry Prosser defendant :
In the name of the State of Oregon : You
are hereby required to appear and answer
the complaint hied against you in the nbore'
entitled action, within ten days from the date
of the service of this summotis upon you, if
served within this county; or if served in
any other county of this State, tben within
tw'etaty days from the date of the service of
this summons upon you ; and if you fail so
to answer on the first day of the next term
of said court, after this summons shall hare
been published in the Okegox City Enter
prise lor six successive weeks, for want
thereof the plaintiff" will take judgment a-gains-t
j'ou aissolving the bans of matrimo
ny now existing between you and plaintin,
and for alimony and the other relief prayed
for in bor said complaint, and for her costJ
and disbursements in this suit.
I). 51. McKE.VXEY,
August 15, 1S68 44.6) Anyjorpjg;
vi: , - Chat in nurSU'
ance of an order ot the counn
Clackamas county, State of Oregon, niaas
at the Ausrnst term. 1S05, in the matter
the estate of Robert Moore deceased, i '
proceed to sell to the hiebest biddei - i
cash, in gold or silver coin, at tne -House
door in Orecon eitv, in -sald e0,u " V'
Saturday the VJlh dan of &P!epoe
a. d. 1S08, at. 2 o'clock r. of said day,
the right, title and interest, of f ld.eYnm
and to portions of alt of the land l.n
section 31, town 2 soath ol range 1, '- .
theWillamette meridian of Oregon,
amas county, beinix part of what i-
as the "Linn city claim". Said ana ;
tsold in lots to suit purchasers, v".
of the same made known on uie - -j
One-half of the purchase money to
down on the day of sale, and the ru
on confirmation" of sale by the connty
GEORGE A. I't-J- jju.
Administrator de bemis non ot sa
A LARGE iX VOICE OF XEW
Sunday School and Gift Books !
T7 ROM THE AMERICAN TRACT SOCIE-
JL ty and
Various other Publishing Houses
For sale by the subscriber, on Jefferson st.
between 2d and Sd. Portland, On gon.
G. U. ATKINSON, Secretary,
52.1 yl and Treas. Oregon Tract Soc.'y,
August 17, lSiiS-
ETJTION FOR SALE.
In the County Court of the
State o! vi
lli t le'""
lSflS. . Josiah Lettle, guardian oi
Crow, heir of George Crow decearffl. h.
tiled a petition praying for an or the
cense to sell the interest of said de
donation land claim of said t,eorP;Uck8ir.as'.
ceased, situated m the county oi J-' ioeone
and St.Ue of Oregon, said n'! 1 4Vthe
sereuth part of said land claim f
expenses of support and m'"1. bT the
said ward. It is therefore oidereu (S..
Court that oil persons mtere s tea County
tate are notified to appear before day
Court in and for said county, on .
The seventh day of eptmb
. 1CC.1 1,1 nVlock A. m.. ad sn?, , be
if any there be, why an ordtr fW
o-Mnrdian to sen n
or a . cQ iil (T11H1
of said ward m sain ia.r u -' tr Judge.
Clackamas Co., uf t.3 j
Oreson City. July 7th. 183.
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