& lUKKttKUNUtN V The Continued Story of Current Events at Neighboring Points, yf ft i as Recorded by our Wide-Awake Newsgathcrers , w 1905 NOVEMBER 1905 Su. Mo. Tu. We. Th. Fr. Sa. JlJLJ-JLJLJOJI J2J3J4 J5J6J78 9 20 2 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 N vrth Rosfbarjt Notts. We feel that we have two tilings to be thankful for, tint that we live in Oregon, second that Hallowe'en comes only once a year. Kdd Marsters made a business trip to Jefferson, the first of the week. Mrs. Roland A (fee is visiting at the lmnie of l or father, Mr. Barker, of Oak creek. Oeorgie Dimmick is quite ill with sore throat. Mrs. Mathews, of Salem, is ill with measles, at the home of her son, Chas. Matt.ews. Charlie Barker is visiting at the home of his cousin, Mrs l.ucy Barter. If the boys have any gates left over, won't they please return a few to North Roeeburg. Naotna. Winchester Writings The dance given here Friday nighi was largely attended and a very enjoy able affair. . Mr. Chas. Beech, who has been at Mr. Miller's for the past week, left Sat urday night for Fall City, Cragon. Miss Maud Dumbleton has returned from a long visit in Portland. Mis. Blakeley and daughter, Mrs Vial, of Roeeburg, were guesis of Mr and Mrs. L. G. Dumbleton, the lattei part of tire week Mr. Sam Black has taken the posi tion formerly filled by Mr. H. Breuser. at the V. W. L. .v. P. Co's. plant. The fishing is good now , several bit catches having been reported. Mr. and Mrs. Otto Breuser who wen married just recent. y will soon start to housekeeping. (juite a uumber from here were in tr see "Honest Hearts" at the Roscburg opera house. Messrs St -ve an I Hugh Pearson have gone on a camping trip down the river As they are very uccessful hunters it is expected they will come home "loaded with game." Miss Grace McKay leit ran lay for an extended visit with her uncle and family at Merrill, In Klamath county. Yours truly. Oak Creek News Farmers are all busy putting in their crops. Miss Rhoda Watson has returned from Portland where she has been visit ing with relative". Miss Myrtella Williams has gone to Roseburg where eho will attend tchool I this winter. Mrs. Corlett and Miss Ruth Lily are visiting with tiieir brother, Leslie Lily. Sam Smith and wife are visiting rela tives and friends at this place. Mrs. I. Thornton an 1 Miss Lucy At terbury were keen on our streets one day 1 week. Jerome Burrow has moved on the Johu AUerbury place. W. Ii. Atterhury has purchased the Tim Atteimiry place. John Burge has his new home about Completed. Willie ai.d i carl Thornton, who are attending school in BoaabttTg, are 'jinte tick with the MMMloO, 'J in Milk. Lonking GUvs Happenings Crass is growing nicely. Mr. Moore is slopping at Mr How- ard's this winter. Wm. Siuionds is hauling material for a new ham. Mr. Sam Shumate l.as moved into our town and is hauling freight for W. K. Miller. Mr. Taylor has purcbaaad the black smith shop of Mrs. Mary Cochran and also the W. K. Cochran house and lot and is moving iuto it. L. Moore will occupy the house va catsd by Mr. Taylor. A. C. Vermanson left Sunday for Eastern Washington, where he owus properly. The late rains have put the ground in flue condition and farmers are taking advantage of it. Volunteer graiu in making a good showing. HE I i UtrAK IMtNI ft im Rev. .'. I.. Weney of tlie M. K. rlinrrh of TV smile prraebH to full house here Sunday. Miss Boxtk ami pieter mil Mr. ami Mr?, s rphene intend to etHrt to Mieln gau Tuesday. P. H. r khrad Briefs. Miss Ma Hunt of Oakland, was with us Kridav, and everyone, especially the school children, were glad to see her. Miss Ora lirowu of Oakland, la visiting her fri -ud, Miss Addie Lovelace. Kd Mosier had a runaway first of the week ; no serious damage resulted. A. K. Lovelace and wife are still in Portland wilt theiraon Dennie, who has be 'ii a sufferer itb consumption of the bones for several months. If ioi Susie Jeuson has returned home after a long stay in Portland. Miss Lena Watson of Glide is teaching our school, the term being half finished Kveryone busy plowing and seeding. Mrs. Wooeter visited Mrs. Weston or Thursday. Oscar Bradford ot Black Butte is here visiting his parents. Misses Addie Lovelace ami Ora Brown went to Black Butte Friday. a R. L, Polk fc Co., directory people, is ! here taking the census and just now he Yoiulla Chroalcles , j( geing ,he couipete Vlat ot eyery Ux. Mrs. Kmma Facet t, nee Thiel, and payer oi the comity. This is being tak bushand, are visiting with her mother. , en from the books of County Assessor Valentine Meeker, of Mt. Olivet, Ca!.. saley and will be printed in lull, giving is the goest of bis cousius, Julia and , ,ne toUl valuations of each property Mae Bishop. ! the county who pays taxes. Krnest Helliwell and family departed fuesday for California, going overland Mrs. M. A. Benjamiiie came up from I Portland this week to visit her son, Mr P. L. Benjamiiie. Y'our correspondent last weak failed to note that we have two hotels, two black smith shops, a shingle mill, a grain chopper, box factory and cabinet shop. Mi-se- Ruth and Lena Aelliwell gave a Hallowe'en party to about 20 friend-. Mrs. Andrews of California, is a guest of her friend, Mrs. ti. W. Cartwright. and has made many friends during her stay among us. Tenmile Gleanings The rains were awful nice and the farmers are happy as clams. Good roads are in evidence, the raiin have not hurt them, yet. There are plenty of turkeys up thi way, Mr. F'ditor and you may expec one about Thanksgiving time. Al Bushnell and wile have been doin some trading in Roseburg. Kev. Mr. Hampton gone to his new c targe, at Myrtle Point. By an oversight no mention was mad. of the death of Delbert, the little son ol ' dr. ami ilrf. Riley Pierce, aged 2 years, who was buried here tome time ago The loss was keenly felt by the sorrow ing ones and they have the sympathy oi this entire community. Ce'rge rwiit has just completed tin work on the new home of Isaiah QuH0 and he deserves much ere lit for the tin, job. The inside of the M. L. Busline!; hull ling is being repainted and put nil' nice repairs. These improvements indicate thai ;:nesare good and they also show that 0OI people want to hai. e things looking Bloa and up-to-date. Isaiah Irving went to Roseburg ti u vet his father, w ho Ufcl heen in Port laud laying in a supply of goods for hit country store. Mrs. Grum, who has been sick foi onva titna, ast pacta to go to san Jose Cat., soon, for a visit. Kev. Sweeney, the newly appofjltad Meihodist minister, preached a tine ser ii on to a large congregation Sunday. He has received a warm welcome to our midst. Thursday evening a surprise party was tendered at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Shrink, in honor of their daughter and her new li'isband, Mr. Claud Hend ateks, of Bosaburg. MUl "la Bwill and Miss I. 'icy Bushnell had the supper in hand, which means thai it was all thai could lie wanted. During the evening MNB0 fine miioic was rendered, and all bad a most delightful time. It was early iu the morning when the jolly party broke up, one and ail pronounc ing it a decided success in every sense ol the word. IfOM Anon. ' Sen t, I . A. Clark, who is a spec'al re cr litihg oflic -r for the government, wai looking up Roseburg this week. He i says he has been around the world twin-1 and has visited every fort iu the C S., except that at I t. Kiley, Kansas. Monday arai a great big day for Kose burg o.. i ' i nits, especially for those who use printer's ink. The big store of i Fisher x Bellows Co., had one customer, alone, a Mr. S ibie, of Camas Valley, who purchased bis winter's supplies, the bill footing up the neat sum of 4310. ITEMS FROM THE DIFFERENT LODGES Tuesday evening Koseburg RabeOM lodge had a line time. There were nev er! candidates waiting and soon Sir William Goat was taking them llin'ttgb the mysteries of the order. Those who surv t ved the ahook were: Mr and Mrs. K. Jennings, Misses Bertie Pavis, lllla Cox, Florence l.nke and Mrs. Lewis Johnson. Among the out-of-town visit ora who w ere present to enjoy the feslh -dies of the evening were: Mrs. Sim ley, : of Ohio, Mrs. Raseott.of Prain, and Mrs. jnderwtHMl, of Oakland. After the in itiation came refreshments and a jolly good time socially. The members of Koseburg l.i-dgr No. 10, A. O. V. W. are making some great I preparation for a grand time which they propose having sometime duriug the j month of November. The Degree of Honor will join forces with them and a general good time is already assured. A nice literary and musical program will be prepared and nothing will be left un- , done to make the affair a decided su ceas. Philetarian Lodge No. 8, I. O. 0. f , is having a veritable "boom" in the( matter of increasing its membership. A campaign is on, which is for incresing the membership by 25, making it reach I -00, and as 12 were put through the mill and more are said to be on the roa I for I next Saturday evening, the goal will soou be reached. J. P. Cleland, a representative of Postmaster Parks and his excellent corps of assistants will soon have more' comfort, when the swinging doors are up and shut out the cold air. Tuesday evening the Good Time Club enjoyed one of ita delightful dances nl the New Armorv. The Koseburg Or .-dent i a furnished good music for the Oc cision. Housekeeping Rooms Ask at the Plaindealer office for particulars. They are in a very desirable part of the citv No children. u This week Dr. H. L. Sludl.'y moved family into the nice residence which II. Wallenberg has just built for him. at the corner of Rose and Washington streets. This tine weather ought to suit even the most fastidiously inclined. If you are interested in seeing The Plaindealer grow, reail our advertise ments and then patronize our advertis- ers. Tell them you "saw it in The ! Plaindealer." "Permanent cures" is the verdict of thoce who have tried Oateopothv. Simon Caro's many frien Is are sorry 10 learn that he is confined to hi- I ud He has la-en suffering for several days. hut is reported better this morning Yesterday afternoon the County I'en--ion Fxamining board held its regular ; t monthly meeting in Dr. Dutias' ollice, I and several applicants for increase in j paosiona waro bafora tba Board. Dr. K. L.Miller and Dr. E Dulias were the members oi the Board present. Hue -pani-h war veteran was before the Board to apply for a pension. Applicants came from the Home, alto from Diain I and Cisjuiile. If you have ever heard adverse rOpoHf ' in regard to Osteopathy, investigate fori yourself. You will find such reports to j be false. Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Clingenpeel re timed week's last evening from a daliglltfaj ouling, which they spent near j Peel, about 2H miles dlstan'. They en: y ed life and came home enthusiastic 1 ver the trip. They saw lots of big game .md brought home deer to prove their state ihmiI". Mr. 0. says it was a fine eiimalo; nothing hot sunshine all the time they were out. There was plenty of ice, but it was a dry cold. Some of the RMBBtaiQfL he avers, were so steep that they leaned back the other way. Messrs. TurmUl and Darnell, of that locality, accompin ied them on their trip. J. E Sawyers, lawyer and OOtaM public. Ollice upstairs iu Douglas County Bank Building. ti WEATHER STATISTICS. U. S. Department of Agriculture, Weather Bureau. Data for Twenty Years r I r I k- v I I f III II I I I I I 1 I I 1 Average blgbatt temperatore 48 w 57 u un 72 so so 74 m 68 48 Average low teniieriiture ,'ifi 35 'M 41 45 48 62 62 48 411 HH : .Mean average temperature 24 yoars . . 41 48 47 61 67 01 lit) (Mt (JO 68 4(1 42 Average total rainfall 4.71 4.82 8 7(1 2.48 2.08 1.20 0.36 0.37 1.20 2.81 4.11 (115 Oreatest rainfall 12.23 11.50 8.(11 5.14 1.68 6.04 2.20 2.23 3 81 6.90 0.H1 12 02 Lowest rainfall 1.00 0.70 0.28 0.88 0.78 0.01 0.80 0.10 'i 73 Average No. days .04 of rain fell 14 13 16 II 10 6 1 2 7 8 13 16 Average snow fall in iuebes 3 4 2 j Hotteatday on record 71 72 hi 80 108 os LOS 10 w oi 74 sj Coldaat day on record 0 3 18 20 80 30 40 40 36 22 14 7 Highest bmirly velocity of wind. 80 30 36 30 I 30 28 84 41 24 26 30 48 Prepared by Thus. WHAT IS GOING ON AT THE COURTHOUSE Items Which Will be of Interest to the Taxpayers County Treasurer's Notice N tics is liereliv given that all parties holding county warrants endorsed prior to, and including, July 17, 100 '. Hre re tiuested to present the same to the coun ty treasurer as interest will cease there on niter the dale of this notice. Paled Koseburg, Orcg., Oct 10, IIH)5. (i. W, Dimmick Real Estate Trtasfers Benion Mires to S I' Co, 4250; lot 4, 6 blk 81, South Drain. Alliert L MOOD et ux, to S P Co; 1 30 acres in N sec 17, tp 22 s r 5 w . Laverne Weldon, et ux to S V Co, t.'to; lot I, blk 88, South Drain. Johu W Krewsoo et ux, to 8 I Co, 1400 j lot I, blk 81, South Drain. John Cook et al, toTW Winnitord, 1160; lot 1, 2. 3, 4, of sec 32 and of lot 4,, -e. 33 also sec 33, tp 2ft, s r tl w. CR Potts to Mrs FT Dunning, 110 1 lot 8, sec 1ft, tp 80, s r 3 w. Alexander V Ostron to II F Nelson, $10 : interest in tracts of land in tps .10, a r 0 w, 31 s r 0 w, 20 s r 11 w and 21 sr 11 w. Henry Kartbolomy et ux to 8 V Co, ' ftStO; lot 4, hlk 23, South Drain. the...... . .. c i' i Mam ami wile lo 1 Oo, I0; l5 of an acre in sec 17, tp 22, a r 6 w. Q Qatar) A Bock to V Josie Bock, $1 ; sec K), tp 20, s r 0 w. John Watkius et ux to Christopher (' Watkins. t.VH); sec 1H, tp 21, r 4 w. W J Fellows et al to G F. Brewer' $1 ; lot 5, MC 21, lot 1, sec 23 and pt lot 2, see 23, tp 20, r ft w. Win Sanderson et al, to Helen ti Rid die, 130; parcel Ol land in sec 23, tp30 s r 5 w. Win II Newton et al, to 8 P Co, 12ft; lot H, blk 31, South Drain. II K Baker et ux, to Matt Mattson et al, 1800; sec 24, tp 23. s r 10 w. ('..111. Iteal Kut ate tN to W K llaynes, $200; lot 12, blk ft, Waite's Addition, to city of Koseburg. Mary K Brooks to Bank of Koseburg, tl city of RowbUrg except said half lot f, 0 t C R R Co to W -ec 10, tp 27, s r 4 w. First National lot tl blk 27, 47 feet ol K end F Buyer, ft40; Mary Lane Shelby to i:dwardJa.iiii., 1 ; lota 7, S, 1007, 1 r I w. W I. Cobb and wife to Q B Lawrence, et al, 1M j sec 0, tp 20, s r II w. Sarah K and Win Murray to Jennie F Porter, f 85 J 1 acre in Alstona Martin dale, I) L 0 No 42, tp 2t, s r S w. Dennis McCarthy to W F MacKay, (400; sac 1 1, tp 2fi, If W. R G Balderree et ux, to Freder ck llargreaver, 43,000: sec 12, tp 22, r 12 w. Thomas M h tootsy, 42J0 Winnifred to Harry lot 1, 2, blk 12. i liar- Olll Ii Drain. Jacob S Mes-ner to Jacob Maaaoar, IJaXIO; DLOHo 47, In asca 18, 14, 21, tp 2H, h r ti w and lots ft, h, 7, of see II, lot 8, see IS, of lot No I ill sec 21, tp 28, r 6 W lying W ol t) A C It R Co. A L Baker and wlie to Nancy Cllti ningtiam, $306 ; lot No 6, Cahnoh'a Ad dition to the city of Roseburg. Mrs BW Strong and habd to D B West, 4800; Klf lot ft and all of loth, blk 72, City of Roseburg. Andrew J Bellows et ux, to Arthur A wl acres 111 esi nosc- '"'rK- 0 II Hedli y et ux, to C K B-ekley, 1803; 30 ft off tho s side of lot 7, all of lot H, and portion of lot I, all in hlk 18, Kit Addition to Oakland. j s Garner at ox, to l. W'imherl , 4::.il00; l I. 0 No 46, in sec 10, tp 80, s r H w ami lots 8, 0, 10, II, sec 10, tp 20, s r : w and 1'.".. acres in sec 2ft, tp 2li, art w. 846 acres. Minnie Kabi.t and h-l.d to Maud Reed, 1800; lot 18, blk ft, Wait's Addition lo the city ol Roseburg. Reported by F. E. Alley, Abstractor Roseburg, Ore. Gibson, U. S. forecast official, County Board in Session Yesterday the County Hoard convened and will probably be in session for the rest of the week. An unusually large docket will he passed upon and some matters of more than passing import ance will come up for consideration. Yesterday much of the time of the Hoard was taken in passing upon and undoing the claims which are outstand ing auaiiist tlie rouiiiv. These will be carefully examined before they are al lowed or rejected as the case may Ihi. The question of the Kiddle road was again before the Hoard and il was found, j upon investigation, that more taxpayers had signed the remonstrance than were on the petition which was circulated In favor of the proposed road; accordingly the Board could do nothing but decide to reject the application. Today a number ol matters are lieing carefully considered, Including some road petitions and like matters. Tomorrow the Board will go in a Ixxly to look into the Hall Creek road trouble, near Oakland. It Is an appeal from the damages which have been awarded hy the appraisers, and reuires the personal investigation ol the members of the Board. It is ex peeled that the sessions of the Board will last uiitil atsiut Saturday, unless some unexected matters of un usual importance come up. Court House Notes Judge Harris banded down two de cisions in the annexation cases which have been brought in the district court, relative to the annexation of West Rose . . . """ I nuns inai It lias no juriwllilloti ovei property which does not concern tin part in litigation. This decision U thought to he a move lavorahle to thr annexationists, although the case is not yet entirely settled. In the hotly contested divorce cant brought by a Martha M. Drolllngei against ' Melviu W. Drollinger, .In tg, Hamilton handed down a decision II which he concludes that neither part) is entitled to have a divorce. F.ach parti to pay its own coets. The court has issued an order which will restrain I'efeinlant Frank M. Slew art from interfering with three of he and his wife's children, during the jam dem y ol the action brought hy his w He MlDOlt K. Stewart, for a divorce. 1 In w ife is given custody of the children ii the meantime. ',' ui.' a big d. ed is lieing entered in the records hy Deputy Clerk . V WimU-rly. It is from Alexander V. Oo Iron, ol Minneapolis, Minn., who con veys lo John K. Ilolrnlierg, of Denver, (.'olo. . a one-fourth interHHL in a lot o. ',,, ,,,, vlhu.,, Hl,.l(.ll . through Linn, Lane, Dragla,fOOM aim 'Gurry counties. In former deeds tin same grantor conveyed one-lourtb ti one party, to another one tenth, and It a third ii one-fortieth interest. It is a voluminous d euineijt Jennings' Bakery has fitted up a nici lunch room. Kverything neal ami clean. 7 Ilf H. LITTLE, DINTUT OAKI.AMI, OHKOIA DR. F. V. HUNT, I'KS'I I - I OAKUMl. lUKoilN ii. II. WHITE, IU STMT OUNDAUt, FRED MGINZER, NOTABV VBU0 AttO I N .-1 KAN( K. i i;g of 1 iik rial i, JUS vom AI.I.A. OK KHON Fine Turkeys and Chickens For Sale. Some full-bloodtx BrODSt Turkyn, tho linent in t he state; slse a few jiuru blooded (Vbite Leghorn ( lookerebV Inquire of MRS. J. H. SHORT, ROSEBURC, ORECON station at Roaaburg, ( regon Roseburg, Urtstfon. Commercial 36a nh Cai:l.nu - rcoon imcoitPoiaiiD uiuiR ihi usrs ot mi com A Book of Interest BON ab sorbing Until tho most thrilling work of fiction ix it Hank Hook. Its title is never too long, nor ita puirt'H too many, ami tho long row of Hurim, ho ilry in tithwr hookn, is ihtchrtoly intnr- imc. Hut in onlvr to enjoy its piiKes, each man must own a hook. Tho way to do thin in to open an account with tin.' Commercial Bank, o FALL SELLING IN FULL SWINC nt the Kit; Storo of Stearns & Cheoowith YoncalU, Oregon Yoneulla's liemlittartern for every tMflg in tho lino uf General Hard ware, Stove ami Farming Imple ments. LARGEST STORES IN DOUGLAS COUNTY Stearns & Chenowith General Hardware, Stoves, Tinware and Implements OAKLAND, OREGON A Bargain in Plants Send us 50 cents, ami wo will, send yon, ly mail, cijjlit varieties of hardy Flowering Slirulis, mailing size. Or twenty different kituls hy ex- press, for 1.00. Catalogue will he scut yon on request, Southern Oregon Nurseries OAKLAND, - OREGON COLLINS HOTEL H. A. Collins, Proprietor Oakland, - Oregon tteaaa Ooatfafta Svasytaiag neat ami alaaa, t i.s. n,.,.. THE RACKET STORE, MRS. IDA BUNYAN, Proprietor Kverytl..i N an. I Metl eaaiaa u in, tun,. fONOAUkA, 1 Klulil. Ni-w '.. llVf u a trial. (UtK.lKlN rHE Mi CURDY HOTEL, Mrs. A. K. McCurdy, Prop'ri I In- Inn of al 100 1 loii to Hi, '.ravullnir rONOALLA, OHKOUN K. M. HROOKS, WATOHkUUtSM and OrTIOlAV, oaki.anii, . . . oasooi C. ROSS KING & CO. BANK KltH YoDcalli Orcou MI MiS McINTYRK, AMATKi li rSAOTIOAL WATOaHAKU Onastttltli and Machluiti Canyonville, Ore.