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FRIDAY AUGUST 2, 1ST
Sixteen ami I'orly.
. .. wht- vo-1 uinosc that I do;
And me much honor-yon know It Is
lw$8in ftwty wHh srtddv sixteen.
..... i-..,. ... .i;flMnmli ! riven to me!
Thi " bracelets, this necklace they're nt ror
I'm rouil-Tiled enough; tor.darilnr, ypu know
One is n-lly liougnt at me ge oi Miievu.
Oh, ! I've hod vUlonc I tell yo the truth
nr' - in l n :i collate." and romance ne'er en:
Ol a bride an1 a groom In the bloom or their
I suppose iv a fancy of dreaming sixteen,
Tim'1 a hv the stories I've read and been
Tl at to wed wiUigmylMiiBwaf Mtcoinmou,
I ween; '
"When the shafts of Don Coptd, though pointed
Had mil.- etlect on the heart of sixteen.
I've R roM ions since withered, a carl of dark
And h idiotograutitrtnV I carefully wreen
From the point: eye of "Madame la Mere;"
Tby are all that remains of my dream of six-
"A tartde oi the period" the ret of my life.
That I am unhuDvr no vcrsou luui seen:
My brhl-irrooin has boturht him a fashionable
' to fe&i&of tnVjrftf sltefiX
1 averly Murailne.
"There it is again, the old rang,
I wonder if all Indies
MIf T ask you to play or sing it is al
ways, 'I'm so tired.' And as to a social
game of cribbagc or whist, you will play
a short rubber, and run oil to your ever
lasting sewing, leaving me to amuse
mysolf. I do not wMi to find fault, my
dear, butitdoes seem to me a wife might
exert herself a little and make the even
ings pleasant for her husband, after be
has been bothered with business ail day.
The simple truth is teamen take a great
many mmeaxmry trjyt."
These were the very words uttered by
Hon. James Huntley to his beloved wife
Elizabeth, one winter evening.
James Huntley, the successful busi
ness man, the courteous, dignified, elc
gantigontleman, and a universal favorite
with the ladies; Elizabeth, Ids wife, once
blooming and still lovely, had just put
tile three Huntley saplings in bed, witli
iiilume labor, and mucli assistance from
nurse, and now, when Fred had taken i
his last drink of water, baby had cried
herself into the arms of Morpheus and
out of his mother's aching ones, she had
walked slowly down stairs, thinking
how glad she would be to retire herself,
but conscious of the duties still to be
done and anxious to join her husband
for a little quiet chat, the one bright
thing after her bustling, weary day.
She entered the library with her mend
ing basket in her arms, hoping her hus
band would offer to read aloud while
she attacked the haunting household
demon; but no, his words of greeting
"Well, Lizzie, I thought you were
never coming down. Why don't you
lot nurse get baby to sleep?'
"For the good reason, Jamie, that I
am its mother, and poor nurse has her
hands full with the others. Do you
"Yes, I've been waiting here two good
hours to hear you read Wilson's speech,
you read so much better than I do, and
besides it does me good to lay otl" and
"Sorry to disappoint you, Jamie, I
must work. All the contents of this
and mally, dear, I am very tired."
Then the ITon. James expressed his
views concerning tired women as slated
above, and threw himself on the lounge
with ids cigar in his mouth, rattling his
paper mther more than the occasion de
Iilzzle drew her basket near her and
put out her hand to begin operations,
whon an imperious voice said:
(it i . r. - i . i . .
"I wish you would havo the cootlness
to move that tabic with tho drop light
a little nearer; a man can't read in the
Oh, Hon. James, just think of it! you,
thc"elegont society man," "thedevoted
husband" and "polite gentleman" ad
dressing your wife in such a manner!
Did wo not see you, one week since,
walking throught the elegant conserva
tory of our friend, Mrs. Jones, and did
we not hear you tell her "your wife was
a model woman, aud highly accom
plished?" Did she not urge vou to
bring her there and you promised it! for
"yourMarliug Lizzie was very fond of
flowers." And here you are thinking
only of self, and ordering her to move a
heavy table for your accommodation,
whilo your words and manners are such
as you would not dare use to one of your
I am drawing your picture from life.
and you must not fin., lault with the
drawing because the wart on your nose
is so prominent. If the wart did not
ujiiEk uij kvi MiiKiw iiui, .-w-11, und uu
and all tho Huntleys are at liberty to
touch tin the picture and improve il if
.Lizzie Huntley moved Ine table and
sat down again. A blur jiossed before
her eyes, and a little stab of pain shot
through her, but not a word passed her
She was learning her life lesson in the
wrong way. AVith her great unselfish
love she had fancied all troubles sent are
troubles to be borne with patience. She
had yet to learn that trials sent us by
the All-wise aro the only ones under
which wo should "sutler and be strong,"1
hut'trials and troubles of men's devising
are to be fought against in just indignn-
On top of the work basket lay a letter,
a plump, crumpled letter, which Lizzie
had tried all day to lind time for read
ing; she had brought it down intending
to asK James lo snare it wan iicr, but
tue little cloud "no bigger than a man's
hand" hud arisen in the domestic sky.
She looked at her husband, and decided
he was not in a favorable mood just
, bne would reau it to mm again.
Underneath the letter was the usual
medley which accumulates, you know
in Ml0' b.ut ,iever f"il3 t0 accumulate
II,. IVf k611 wlle" mother is the
nerni or tiie household," as she should
cuTout.V,8 f?r J, to be
hut yoBteruJy 5,,?, -,,e remarked
a little thing omSA m1 vhS such
. i uity ilinou ' ' r.
mc in a man's vi. i Jl. rf?y mean
had taken them in . l IJaie
would have completca &th?nf
oxpeoted guests' She SJi f",r,"-
mg tue sowing girl to attend lo iV i "I
was curtlv told to .io u ,. to "..hut!
then it would be done right " " and
Two shirts, eight pairs of stock! nK a
sheet with the corners snapped out wiii.
l.o wliul. .Tiimns Junior".. iiTT "Ui.V.U"
ventilator at the knee, a "shirt's wirtf'
, -, wiin a
witu tne uanu rent asunuer, a string
less pudding bag, a pair or drlvinggloves
for the Hon. James, and her own more
"Wasit not aeheeringprospoct? Even
the seamstress had her evenings and
had gone out Tor a walk. Cook took
her ,two or three evenings out with un-
failing rogMlHrll.v, and miree likewise;
btl WlizzIBrnevcr knev?bnc,LouF8f liiSGTOcut, aiid' wilinhTTcbriataiit Siturl u
it i. C3I... T....1. i.s-.i : . r I ....... ...... ... t.iir i .1.,. -.at. .
tn (nlMiurown. Sue bad' tried it for a
year or two, determined not to degener
ate, but the hour for "practice" became
"tlic ciiHureirs uour," ana ! rencii ana
German were neglected whilo sho at
tendetl to the practical matters of daily
Every one in the household had her
allotted task but Lizzie: hers was al
ways 10 uo over tue half-done tasks of
otuors, nefforra many self-imposed ones,
and do her utmost day by daw a con
scientious woman who began her mar
ried life with the determination to do
everything well, and all she could. She
had done her very best for her famiiv,
and the very worst for herself.
To-night she looked again at her hus- j
band, who bad now fallen asleep, and
said, half reproachfully, "I wish I had
more time to unvote to mm. lie eannoi
be more tired of this horrid sewing than
I am; It is a worry. By the time Jamie
is well luted up, 1' red is out at tne el
bows, and baby Is a constant applicant
for tucks let out. I never find time to
look after myself until I am driven to
it. I wish I could run away from it all
fnr n fu- mota. na NpINo sntra-pstni in !
her letter. I have tried three times to i ing days? Would a woman with proper
read it and failed." ' self-respect stoop to ask a favor or at-
Yes, the postman had left It in tlieitentlon which properly belongs to her,
morning, and Lizzie had taken it from and which Is, or should be, a gontle
tlie servant between her thumb and fin- man's pleasure to bestow?"
ger, then lield it in her teeth, and at last 1 "Lizzie never complains."
transferred it to her pocket; for on its , "2so, and never would; it is only
n..:.-n lint... nmcinrr l,lntciir nnv. i wmiipti of Mfiru nMun3 who do that.
thing but "a well-spring of pleasure," ,
having made an attack on a pail of wa
ter left for a moment near tne door.
Nurse was at hand to to mop up the
carpet, whilo mamma attended to the
rubbing down and reconstruction of this
son of Adam. Going to her own room
after quiet was restored, Lizzie opened
her letter and entered heartily into her
friend's plans for the summer, but just
as she reached the never-forcotten "my
husband says," the door burst open and
Hie fmntln nitres nvMnSmnil.
quick, please; Master Laurence has
swallowed a penny."
Down went the letter. Afleran hour's
struggle, a dose of physic, and a series of i
sprnmns. fliA tvrmv. v?iq ilicpnvnrml rp- '
posing between the child's bib and dress.
Still trembling with fright, she was
called upon to repeat her directions to
the seamstress: "Did she say two tucks
and one rufllc, or two nifties and one
tuck ?" That weighty matter decided,
Lizzie went to her room.
Master Fred, an irrepressible youth of
three years, had taken advantage of the
open doors aud excitement in the nurs-
; cry, aud made a raid on mamma's room.
wnen mamma entered, sue saw tne
Jotter on the floor made into a. ball, her
work basket up-set, a bottle of Bay-v'atcr
nad wasted its sweetness on uieiirusseis
carpet, her tooth-powder was scattered
about promiscuously, books and papers
were thrown down, and about the lloor
such trilling adornments were seen as
half a dozen clothes-pins, a tin pan, a
broken-nosed baby, a rubber ball, a
feather duster, and the last Ilazar with
tne lasnton plates as mucn disordered as
the hair of a fashionable belle. The lit
tle culprit stood In the corner, ncenhnr
out witli an expression compounded of
i impudence and fear, the former predom
mating, frequent repetitious oi "you
naughty boy" caused an additional dis
play of dimples, and the irrepressible
youngster marched oft with nurse, look
ing triumphantly at the scene of his
late exploits with an assurance which
seemed to say, "Didn't me lix 'em ail
At last order reigned, and Lizzie at
tempted again the persual of her letter
only to hear, "We need a yard and
three-quarters more of this trimming for
AVell. Marv. I will run down inim for
; jt, the girls are all busy now."
, tho girls arc all busy now." Tho er-
rand done, after a hurried walk, Lizzie
umis it to oe tne cnuureirs dinner Hour.
nnil willi inntlu.i-lc rirn .ln ......11..
joins them, taking' bahy down for a
Throughout the day these little wor -
riva llllo,ra o.wl
kept up,andLizzie thought ofthc even -
, ing not as a time for idleness, hut quiet
j toil after confusion.
i So Lizzie laid tho dreaded shirt in lmr1
. ...... . - -
lap anu reau tue letter, itu
of some siot
and no doubt dreamed
wnere women aro never tired.
Hnw ohpprilv "olllo xvrnlnt "Tf vnu
will come," she said, "we will exert
' ni.n1.., ...... il.-
uuiavnia in iiunu juu wutir iiium iiii. -
happy, vivacious Lizzie."
iiow deliclltlill it would be to un over
the well known paths with this dear
friend. How thoughtful John was con
cerning Nellie's comfort aud happiness! ;
James used lo be in tiie old davs, was
it her fault now? She hoped not, it
was so hard to lookafter everything and
do everything well, and she had kept
faithfully the promise to herself to do
all in her power to make home hannv.
"What would James say if sho proposed
a vacation? Just then the door-bell
rang, and their neighbors, ('apt. JUunt
and wife, came in; Capt. Blunt, an old !
classmate or Huntley's, and his wire,'
nnn rf II.a .nti.i n.ni.ni.. i
j whose lire flowed In easy channels. '
The noise of entering did not waken
, James, and ilhint proceeded to perform
niBi. uisiv in tils usual manner.
j "Come, sir, get up; this a pretty wav
to entertain your wire while she works
for you. Good lhlnir for von she. linsn'f.
the pluck or my little woman, or you
would get a cold bath for presuming
Huntley roused himself and looked
stupid, "I jruess r did foriret mvsolf ."
"Guess you did? not much doubt on ! " 'lllunl,' he says You have a young
that score. ToHtc, aren't you? "Who ' and pretty wife, see to it you take cm
was it, Lizzie, who used to visit vou live!ofher; more women die or starved hearts
nights out or seven and stay till after than the world dreams or. Don't let
midnight? Never smoked cigars and 1 yours and above all, don't boast and
snored then, did lie?" brag about your wife in company, and
"Jamie gets very tired, and this stupid ! fret at her at home. When the ehll
work makes me poor company.' jdren come, remember "women are the
"Poor fiddlestick! What tloes he do weaker vessel" and don't put all the
to tire himself anv more than von. or , care on her frail shoulders: if the Imhios
half so much. liut that Is just" like a
woman, always making excuses for her;
husband." . j
XannicDIuut proposed going upstairs
to take a peep at the babies, for Nun-
nie's youngest was at tills very moment
winding zephyr for a charming young
lady, and Nannie's great heart took in j
all the little ones and her stout arms;
were always open for "Auntie's jiets."
The two women went tin tosether and
soon became deeply absorbed in conver
sation, Dannie borrowing a thimble and
attacking some or the stockings.
"No use for you to tell me to nut it
down, dear child, for T shall not. What
are friends rrood for if thev cannot lieln
one another over the rough places? The
ract is, Lizzie, you are killing yourseir
with over-work, and who will thank
bo tho women talked and worked,
wiuic uowu stairs LapL Jiluut gave
Huntley what he called "a cood troimr
I over." "
.'.Faet,ts' Jim 1 ,1!lvc been just ready
vri JLras ! y,ou at ay t5mc the last six
out cnl "l?.,m.0!:0. !p"p nou are y
ite couLin." ""suanii oi my lavor
'5.. 'at, ar.J 0U driving at ?"
law does imIT.i "m .ol "'"fw ie
common ,."' auu a" the more
siifio.,.-. women am tim
"Sot it " i 'TJ7i A? y crazy ?
dly with a , aniount or a, coatting
Bkon ,out or labor it wnnlf?
frtitutiliu i or klninvon?1' wilhout the
owu natural ambition and deiirb fo do
her whole duty."
"That is not my fault. She can have
more servants if she needs them, and
when a man is willing to pay for it, I
don't think he should be blamed for her
persisting. I am sick of hearing her
say I am so tired.' " 5
"Then never let her feel it. A largo
number of servants only increase a
woman's cares." s 2
"Well, ivntnon nrr alwavs taking un
necessary etens. I have told Lizzie so
"Yes. 1 Heard von once, aim in ieii
minutes you asked for a cerlain paper,
I and instead of getting it yourself, you
allowed her to go up stairs for it, al-
Hinntrii sim inld vou where to find it.1
You have remarked frequently that the
women of Hip mvscnt treneration lacked
stamina, and vet with your superior
strength vou allow her to carry your
heavy boy up stairs instead of taking
"Wliv down'! slip ask fflC?"
"Ask a father to care for his child and
his mother? Did you ever wait for her
to ask vou to onon a tioor ill the court
or in any way disturb the harmony of
home. Jlccau'ie she ha borne your scl
fishnesi quietly, she deserves thegrcator
kindness from you. Such mon should
catch a Tartar in the matrimonial draw
ing. Superior women invariably endure
in silence until endurance is no longer
possible, and then it takes keen sutfer
nig and bitter pain to make her ac
knowledge her idol clay.
"I scolded Lizzie once for not making
vou bear your full share of family cares,
lnit she oniv said in her gentle way.
"'Don't blame Jamie, cousin, he never
was used to it, and as to asking hint Jo
do little things for me, I cannot. The
attention which t not prompted by lore
T tin not tJeslreJ
"ine iruiu is, jiui, juu ui i- tuiiiiuii
ting tills kind of murder just as hund
reds of others are doing, thoughtlessly
and solfishlv. but surely for all that
"Lizzie is readv to work her little fin
gers oil for you and her little brood, and j
you let her do it ami even lucreasc ner
"If she proposes an evening at the
opera, n concert or a lecture, you always
think it too damp or she is too tired,
when the truth is the house seems like
a prison to her, and she is longing to
get out of it and rest. Sho Is shut up
here with a thousand nameless worries,
while you go out and freshen yourself
by contact with your fellow-men, listen
to the news of the day, chat a little,
smoke a good deal, aud entertain friends
in your office. If business is brisk, you
work your clerks harder and pay them
well for it, and perhaps put your own
shoulders to the wheel a little. Then
you come home and eat a nice dinner
which she is very anxious about lest it
should not please you, and thou while
she is doing the hardest work known to
women, caring for her babies, you
lounge and rest, or fall asleep in the li
brary. "Do you remember last winter when
your book-keeper was sick, how you
worKed until nearly morning ror a
"Yes, and rough it was, too, working
night and day."
"Then think of Lizzie. She lias not
had a full night's lest since little Jamie
came, and now the others add to her
anxiety, iou expect ner to be your
: companion, to entertain yourself and
friends, to dress handsomely, receive
gracciuiiy, be au accomplished house
keeper, a model mother, a readv seam-
, stress, and oversee all iiinlloiM cmieorii.
jR the house. This she does with snoh
lielp as your income admits of, ami our
1 unfortunate, unskilled servants can af-
fonl llpr. Xn mntlpr lin tirrwl nifl,
I "ds her! Mothers know well their
H,ost precious hours are thoe when the
children are safely tucked in bed, and
the house ouiet. This ishercolden Oil-
jwriuiuij- luuncrup ine raveiwl edges
, ofthe domestic work and prepare for the
, . . . . . . . .
' coming morrow.
, "iOUilO not think th, niirvo (dimiiil
i he trusted with u.Miy at night, ami yon
(Ill not. cnliatrinr vnnrcnlr ni...nl :
; - njum iu ii, cretin, una ii eiiousn uamei aro noi received
i simply because you have not taken a'l,IIrl!,R "10 'ir to pmcum the premium de-
proper view oi u: ior 1110 good I'atlier
never gave man children for him to 1m-
po.M; me eiiiire care oi incm on the ,
i moiner. js l tea Dannie tnov nro nut-
cuiKircu aim 1 must uo my part of the
labor as well as enjoy my full share or!
"Lizzie's slumbers are d sturlwxl. her
health injured and her spirits bro-
ken. Many a woman goes to her grave
a so-called victim or consumntion.
' whoO life is worried out or her he mnui.
less labor and the slow 'iburciiii?' or i
. .lfiuh mm, " "'bb'"t, "i a
"Don't you put it strong, Capt. ? Ii
dnn'l liolir.vn mon nro nnil.. o l....i, .
'although I confess I can see now lUiSiS
' my wife has rat her a hard life or it; pure
' thoughtlessness on my part, and Lfzzio
i wises tilings so ijiueiiy."
' 1 don't put it a whit loo slronir.
Look at my white hair and remember
that I should have made tho
' 'ake you have done, ir it had not been
i for a good old friend. He came to mo
one nay wnen i nad been marriml
month or two, and gave me some advice
. I never could fonreL
have to be cared for at night, remember
who cares for them all day, and, Uhint,
keep up all the little attentions you used
to pay her In the old days. If a man
wants his wife to look young and fresh
"o must iauc care ot ner.'
"That la about what he said to me,
and I have acted on it; Nannie keeps up
her part well; the result is we are a
happy old couple and my boys didn't
have a step-mother."
"Well, Capt.," said Huntley, "If I am
the sinner you say I am, 1 must beg
"Itight, my hoy, and while you arc
about It, just talk a little lesss alio lit
kohioi' unnecessary jfqw."
Hon James Huntley has gone to the
beach this season with his family; ru
mor informs ns he is extremely devoted
to his wife, and Lizzie has rosy checks,
and smiles once more as she used to.
A clergyman said to a man burying
his fourth wife, "The Lord has indeed
allllcted you." Tho mourner, sobbing,
replied, "Yes, yes. He has," and paus
ini; a moment ami winimr his nose, he
; continued: "Hut I don't think the Lord
' got much ahead of me. for as Tast as he
took one I took another."
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Or a box Toilet Articles, Iiicludliit; soap,
chalk, perlumery, etc.;
Or a Ilrltannla Tea pot ;
Ora Kerosene Lamp;
Or l dozen filuss IJnlilels-
Orn lnrso (ilass Fruit IJlsh;
! 1 t
tir 11 Fine Embroidered Handkerchief;
Or dozen Linen Handkerchiefs;
Or a Woolen Table Cover;
Or J dozen Table Napkins;
1 jr (j uocen lowuis; ,
I OruuclesniitPortinonla. ' )-
Any milii-cilberwlio Is In arrears lor a year's
I f.ubcrlptlon,iind who will fend his or her own
1 ubcrliitloirree,nnd two new subscribers, ac
companied by the cah maklm; 39 w we will
A set ol rtozem' Table Forks, triple plated, on
I white metal, warranted:
Or a setor Uo;cn,'TabIeSpoons,trllile plated,
I on white moral, warranted ;
I On. fetor Itoser Tea Spoons, triple plated.
on white metal, warranted;
Or dozen Hosere' i Ituxcll'H Table Knives,
liest qual lly, warranted ;
Or a handsome Ulnl Case.
Any pcrvon lu arrears for suliscrlpt Ion to The
New Northwest, who will send Ids or her
subscription Ivc and three nexv subscribers, ac
companied by die cash, making $12 to, we will
A handsome Marsailles Quilt;
Ornhandsomo Woolen Quill, red and white,
or blue und white;
Or a pair ofTablc Cloths;
Or two pairs of Nottingham Lace Curtains;
Or tlirca pairs Alexandre's Kid (How, any
color or size;
Or n Japanese Inlaid Work Hox;
Or 18 yards best yd. wide (Sheeting.
For .seven subscribers at S3 ft) each, amount
ins to ;21 CO, we will send :
An extra Castor, triple plated, on white metn'
valued at S3 UO;
Or u Lady's Writing Desk, of equal value;
Or a Cabinet, Japanese Inhiiil:
Orun Kxtra JajiaueM! Inlaid Work Dos.
These articles arc all valuable, and arc war
ranted to be Just as wc represent them. Per
sons Ilvitis in this city or who can visit us can
receive these artlcleslroin our own hands at au
hour's notice; or If not convenient to visit us,
wc will send the articles by express lo any ad
dross. No order of this kind will receive attention
unless tho cat.li accompanies It.
Send money lu PoidofUce orders at tho cus
tomary rates of currency, or tend drart if pre
ferred. All orders promptly attended to. .. , ,
Wo sincerely hoiie that this unparalleled
oner, which Is a new feature tn the newspaper
business In Oregon, will meet with a hearty re
sponse rrom the many friends of our paper,
who up to this timo have seemed to fall to real
ize that The New Nokthwest cannot be run
without money. Now Is the time to makeup
clubs. Begin before some other person gets
the start ot vou. See wuut you can do for your- j
sell, the Pulillo and Tub New Nohtuwest. 1
Oregon Steam Navigation CoV Notice.
BOATS OF THE COMPANY WILL LE.VVu
Portland as follows : n
Tor The Dallei :
Dully Sundays excepted) at 5 o'clock-ATJfr
Monday, "Wednesday and Friday at S o'clock
Dally at 7)4 o'clock x. at.
LADD & TILTON,
S OST ES 3H. SS ,
DKPOSrrS RECRIVKn AND ACCOUNTS
kept subject to check on lrn.
INTI-.KKsrr allows on TIMK DRPOSITSor
Tiui.ir i'u.nus, in mums or (INK DOLLAH
i i- .w- iroin unieotdeiMKll.
3IONKY LOANK1) on annniml uvnirltr.
lioiKls, Stocki and oilier valuables received
on dlosit for Bare keentn"
('ollectluiiY made ami proceeds prtimml v re
lnveilmentii In Ileal HMnte ami other nron-
t llj ainu- n4b(CPs
Hlght and Tefesrahlc Ksehanse on i!an Tmn
cicu iiiki me .Mianiicuiiei lorsale.'
Government Securities hoiiahLnmi
Agent for the tnuisaclloii of all kinds t,r Fl-
E. !. SU VTTrCK.
SJIATTrCK A- Kii.r.i.v,
AKriCE-ltOOM NO. I, DF.KUM-S IIUILB-
iiK, nrsi sin-ci, i'ortlanu, Oi
GIVES LESSONS OH THE PIANO AT THE
! Residences of Pupils.
I qiKKMS RKASOXAIII.n.
1 JL anleed.
JlltS. S. J. mi.1I.SKY,
PORTRAIT AND LANDSCAPE PAINTER
"IAN Hi: KOl-XI) IN IIKU STUDIO, on the
' llifnl lloor of lorlK'lt'it New Ilulldin?, from
lu a. ji. nil i r. m. oi cacii day
n- I.i.-i-. iiivrx in ItAXDicAFf: I'aint
, isaac m:ut;jiA,
lor. .Second mid YiiiHlilnton SLs.
TTAVIVfj 11FCKNTLY Pl'RPlI SFD THIS
H MaVuVl. Fani mi retmUo iell onVeal-
'" "n i-c lK-,t Me, the country af-
3Cimii-c ITo i t-
STKKKT, DALLES CITY, OIIEGOX.
l)OAItD I1YTIIK DAY, Week or Month, on
jj me mo.i reaouauie icrmx.
Siiierlor accommodations for families.
Ouconl t'oach to and from the houo free.
A large safe for the keeping ot valuables.
Ilotikv oien all night.
nli TIIO.M.V.S SMITH, Proprietor.
PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.
Ai.i:i:itT a. jrANXiXfi
r KKI-S A FIltsTTASS HOARDING HOa'SK
iV for the accommodation of people who pre
a ulrt """,e " ,,,e conn'i'on oj a hotel.
JAMES F. BROWN,
Attorney, Counsellor at Law au
rxcr.NE citv ouegon
Consultations In the English, French, Ger
man and Holland languages. n.
Iniportraiid Wholeanle Denlerln.
ZD 3EL "3T O-O O X S
MILLINERY AND FANCY GOODS,
Hats and Gknts Ft'itNisiiixc Goons
Ladies mid JIIhscs
TP.IMM MF.n AND UNTIUSIMED HATS AN!
I-'raines, llraKU, Cords, Ornament, Flowers
Hlbbons, Trimmings, etc.
Dress Goods, White Goods, Yankee .Vo
Ladies' Cloaks, CloaK Trim
AGHNT OP TIIK KI.I.KNDAI.K WOOLBN
A Full Stock of Jilanlels, Yarn, Bea
vers, Tweed and Castimcreg
I.ATKNT STYLUS BV KVEKT STKA3I lilt.
Wnshlnginn'fet., M. Seeond and Tlilnl,
B MANUFACTIIRK A"N
A SO. 1 AKTICI-i: F
And all klndsof Pasto'usuallyfound In aFlwt
ozr Goods dellTorcd', ar Prt ofthe citv
I . -Hi) -r'l "
r ' t
HE FLORENCE "SEWINQ MACHINE
f n famiiv. fm'm thp Ileaviost to theIJgbt-
I More Work,
More Kind of Work.
'Ariii Belter WorkJ
.t - 'sa
Titan, any ollnr. Machine.
If thero I a Florence Sewing Machine within
one thousand miles of San FraneUco not work-
ins well or giving entire satisfaction, If I am
Informed of It, it will bo attended to without
expene of any kind to the owner.
.SAJIUKL 11 1 1. 1., Airent,
l'J New Montgomery
Grand Hotel Building,
MIX II t'OIl liltClLlItS AMI SliinU 01' H011K. I
Active Agonts Wautod .Everywhere.
CHARIJSS TENCE & CO.,
STRAW and FANCY COODS
NO. in S.VNSOMR STREET,
RotwwHi lmh and Sutter, next CotmopoUtun
No C lino dn Tmbors-Poll(anlere, Paris.
TIIE LOST CITY;
AS IT WAS AND AS IT IS.
t HISTORY OF TllVvlVPanS
A. Fire. Truthlul and '."ifcic calamity
detailed account of he int "Uzed world,
that has ever befallen tl Ojju, 'capey
Startllut: liicidcnts. Fiend. The
The fearful ravace "fJr.0a bcautilully 11
rcicn of Terror. l'rofuI nu ,
lustrated, lnciudliifT v'Sy grand In Its
and since the nVfVU, Sid received. The
ruins. Orders will bo by asentn. Send
fastest selllns book "d jsreure an Agency
. WONDERS OF THE WORLD.
One Tlioixsand Illujtratlonnrs jer.
tilng scenes, lntcretins in d amone au yo
ful events In all Couu'ri". jtfaoyj. A CC ,
pie. - "' sail Francisco, Cal,
rifJrfgpu ,Stnte Fair, 1T1.
this spjirE ntsEnuD for
HIMES & BACHELDER,
Stenm Book and Job Prinleffi. who Intend flll-
Inc It with an advert (seniontasoonattlMy get
time to write owe. In tilt mean time cntl on
llhera.atSS Front St. if yoHrant any klml ol
nit. j. i;. i.enx.
X JE2 3NT
37 X JS T ,
107 Front Street,
31 BN. . I.AAVI.ESS,
JANUFACTUIIER AND DKiVLBU IN
SHIRTS, UNDERSKIRTS, DRAWERS, ETC.,
Corner Front and Yamhill streeU, Portland
SIilrlH 3Indc to Order
I Of the best material,. ind warranted to fit.
Ail KIHU8 oi iuenuinc none. lu
AVitlici'ell & II 1 in :i ii ,
No. MO Front Street, Portland,
irir.I. yiXD EMPI.OYMKNT FOR ALL
those aiMiIylne for situations In any ca
pacity from ood-choppcr down to a Fat Of
fice. Pay special attention to obtaininir Farm
I ...in ......... .- ..... . .. : I . I T T.. .. I .. A,n
irrespective of Nationality.
nirtics senium; oruerx irom a nisiance musi
In; explicit iu their orders, stating Just what
they want, what they will pay, etc., (accompa
nied bv our office fee. S2 UO. which may de-
I ducted from employee's wases), stallm; wheth
er they will or will not be re!poiiiilbIe for trav
eling expenses of hired belli.
nlltf F. DILL.VHU II01.3IAN.
.T. 31. FRYER,
DKT OOIS AXI CI.OT1IIXO,
tSroecries, Hoots, Shoes. Nails, Etc.,
PFHC1IASER OF FARMERS' PRODUCE.
Highest Cash Price paid for "WOOL.
CORNEIt FIRST AND MADISON STRERTS
.VS OPENED A LA ROE AND CHOICE As
At 71 First St. bet. IVnHliiiiKton A-Stark,
Next door to Ladd & Tilton'.i Bank,
And hopiw by attention to business and prompt
i ness lu execntiiiR orders to meet a share of pal
ronpKC Ivo nrsi-iass milliners waiueu lmmeutaie
ly. To flrt-clas liands hlnhest wages paid,
i Also two small Rirls wanted as apprentices.
Apply at ihe store, 71 Flit street, immediately.
KS-Ddd Mrs. It. Get tlint Fnt Clilcken?-S
.lirilY. DONT YOU KNOW T SHE GOT
ASCHENHEIM Sl BULXELEY'S WASHINGTQM
where they keep all kinds of Fresh Poul
try, Game and FIMi, and receive by every
.steamer a splendid assortment or California
N. B. Consignments from the country sollc
3IFKIHY A KEI.I.Y,
roixinv pnouiCE, f-ki its and vi;gltabus,
r-nmor nf Tlilnl and 'Washlneton strectslon-
posite Prefcbyterlan Church!, Portland, Orecon.
Goods delivered to all parti, of the city FREE
OF CHARGE. nl
DR. 11. It. FRF.EI.AXI,
(ITF. OF RAN FnANXISCO,)
ROOM NO. TWO, DEKUMS BUILDING,
Cor. First and AVashington SIk., Tortland.
HAVING nAD A NUMBER OF YliVltt.'
practice In San Francisco, I feel competent
to do First Class worn in u wiihm uinrra
tlons. Satisfaction cuaranteeil.
Nitrous Oxide admlnUtered.
T, i.aiuih. imlvA ft. V. Dennv.DT.
Tlii-tsnn. Mi.s.rs Oulmbv and Perkins, and
IStrs. Duniway, of the New Northwest, nl
BR. 3IABY A. THOMPSON,
PHYSICIAN AND ACCOUCJ.ui.
RKSIDENCE AND OFFICE-THIRD ST.
between &lmmi and Main, opponito the
iliblic Square. , .
cal s atienucu in ., ..; - ".Biven on
lHiiienes lur tVI,ViiiiiI Airent. hi.
the U! of electricity a-s a ltetaetMijW
' 7. o..mim DfinMC
HENDEE'S PHOTOUKArfi.u ; -"
S. W. Cor. Morrison n -
(.v.,, in all the latest and most
PICTURES .token in inferh,rtoanvo
I Improved Kiylea wnnapf(1 In.
u? .J'K " ' .
Kie oi iaiiiw rniLiiRKN should be broucht
l tatwSn the hoursof M) aiHl2,always dreed
in light clothes.
ANDERSON, HORSFALL & CO.,
WHOLESALE AND KITTAIt. BOCEBS
Mn-sonlc Building. Portland, Orcjeon,
H.VE always on hand a eholee selectisn of
Teas. Sugars, Mocha and old Government
Java Coffees, Swiss Cheese, English Pickles,
Preserves and Sauces, and everything in tho
Cheapest House in Portland!
Also, Sole Ascents forS.T.Suits ds Co.'s and
r & D. Gray's famous brands oi Xentucky
BourbonsandScotch Whiskies, Sonoma Wfnes,
C,CaUtround and see us. Kvorytlilng fitttlaw
3CbMIANDERS0N. HORSFALL d COU