The Madras pioneer. (Madras, Crook County, Or.) 1904-current, September 08, 1904, Image 1

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Vor rntci and other Information ppl7 to
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Bhaulko, Oregon
E.J. WILSON, Agent
Bhanlko, Oregon
PROPBSSIONAU CARDS
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Hamilton Hotel
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First class saea1s and beds.
Prices reasonable. Head
quaiterj for all stage lines.
WEEK'S DOINGSl
Newsy Items Gathered from All
Parts of the World.
OP INTEREST TO OU CA"DES
Antelope,
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Oregon
General Review of Important Hep-etA-
penlfls Presented In a Brief an
Condensed Eorm.
SEE EDWARD B. LELAND
The an-to-date tailor, for suits cleaned
Hd repaired on short notice. Mall or
dera promptly fiikMed to., Trices
reasonable.
The whereabouts of Princess Louise
is still unknown, although a vigorous
searcii is being made.
President Donnelly Greatly Extends
Packers' Strike.
Chicago, Sept. 3. Fearing to rail off
the great packers' strike on the eve of
Labor Day. because of its moral effect
tbe, strike leaders today took desper
ate steps to bolster up the cause that
baa been generally admitted as Jost.
Iljls believed the calling out of the
livestock handlers, which is a direct
violation of the interstate commerce
i laws, was done to force the govern
ment to interfere.
President Donnelly has frequently
OREGON NEWS Of INTEREST
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TESTING STATION AT EUGENE.
Un-
Bureau of Forestry Has Matter
der Consideration.
Salem The United States bureau of
forestry has under consideration the es
tablishment of a testing station at the
University of Oregon at Eugene, and it
is learned from a reliable source that
be
ALL WORK GUARANTEED
Antelope,
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Oregon
the officials who have the matter in
J-our-ycar-old John Conrad, of Bed- M4 that the powers that be were quite charge are very favorably impressed
nn :n i niiiiinitn l oh.s i i .a " 111. L i
too apathetic to the strike on the verge
tffkji national campaifs, a4 before his
last card was played he would bring
matters to the attention of the federal
officials and force their hand. An
effort will also be made to involve the
Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.
ding, Cal., accidentally shot and killed
(hie sister Olara, aged 5.
Idaho, caused the'
Joes of $125,000 worth of property.
l'ljo insurance carried was $20,000.
George B. Gamon, of Portland, was
badly injured in an auto wreck wnlle
ELECTRIC ROAD IN. UMATILLA.
VIII Be Built If Portage Road Is
Constructed.
Pendleton In the event of the coll.
struction oi the portage railway betweea;
Celllo and The.Dallcs, which now seems
assured, an electric railroad may be ,ff
built between Pendleton, and setae q$
point on the Columbia river, Thlsir
rumor 1b current on the stieets, aHd 1?
is believed that something tangil)llrftii3J
behind it. It in understood thai: tha. .r
promc"tcrfl of this echemo are prominent
. L. LANE -
R!rkmith and Wflrfnn Maker the channel at the entrance to Port Ar
I r II II t nrWi -! Mialt if auiaI n uivntU a m lt
" f v v v iiiuii v ctnv i o guuva a uj j iv
and went to tho bottom. A number of
taking in tho sights in New York City.
Police officei Olo Nelson, of the Port- and thas BtoP tuo handling of all stock
ianu lorce, was latny bl;o; while triyng trains consigned to (Jhtcago or any
to arrest a bandit who was holdine un nM.Mr nnlnt. affnoiwi Uv thn .rli
1 nHii.i i
uuiu-uji ri,Bi I Tho nhilflnfimlont naekM. who all
alnntf havo hppn frlondlv In tho ntrlk
triiucuiu jiuBHinna were ciearinK
and jMAmKm-
n street car.
caught.
The
H. WILSON
ATT0RNEY-AT-LAW
and NOTARY PUBLIC
JIG.
OREQOM
ATT0RNEY-AT-LAW- ,
and NOTARY PUBLIC
Praetlcei In U the Courts of the State, alio
n thn lnrl ami inntril Linil umeei.
MADUAS, OREOON
I'll II II W 1, KIT . VIUIIIN
DENTISTS
Over French !c Co.' lianlc
OREGON
E. 8ANDER8, D, D. 8.
DENTIST
Long DUtance Phone Sll
II. BNOOK
PHYSIOAN AND SURGEON
Orllce In Drug Htoie
MADRAS
OREGON
T.
A. LONO
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Olllco at Farm, on Kalrvlew Road, 4 Wllei
Northweit o( Madrai.
pRANK J. 11R00K8
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE
ADRAS
OREGON
NOTARY PUBLIC AND
U. S. COMMISSIONER
ADKAH
OREGON
Hotel Shaniko
JAMES McIIARGUE, Prop.
Only One Pr im
First-CIass Meals MBW
au wnite
Shaniko
SOraon
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m ii ii iirpnnn Kniiinn s n
SHANIKO, OREGON
ro f up th - . - ...
rre,( , t. Muvlhurt, Caller,
jui stock, szs.oee dhi, $z,e
Horse Shoeing a specialty. 4. Dealer in
coal. iron, wheels, cushions, rubber
tiros, springs, axles.
The Dalles,
Oregon
Geo. C. Blakeley
Tli Rellnbl DrujtKlMt.
Carrica thelargeit otock
of drtiK and drugglits
lundrlex in Eaatern uro.
gou, photo luppMci
yourmatlorderaaollrlted
And 111 receive prompt
attention.
The Dalles,
lives were lost.
Sean tor Hoar's condition remains
unchanged.
Over $2,000,000 of the new coinage
oi rhilippino gold has just been
shipped to Manilla on the government
transport Thomas.
The Cripple Creek sheriff has de
clined the services ol the militia to re-
ntoro quiet after tho recent riots. He
belioves he is able to handle the situ
ation.
Tho robbers who held up the train
noar Kemmrer, Wyoming, secured only
$000 Two posses are in pursuit and
the sheriff is positive he will captuie
the men.
Prinrcsa Louise, eldest daughter of
of tho king of Belgium, has succeeded
in escaping her guards and is believed
to linvn nlnnnri with lipr Invnr Oinnt
urcgon Mattachich.
" The Dalles and
Shaniko Stage Line
Comfortablo rigs, good horses, prompt
servico, accommodating drivers, daily
except Sunday. One way two dollars ;
round trip $3.50. Express and parcels
carried at reasonable rates'.
Save Money
By patronizing this lino.
OBARR HOTEL
P. S. PLUMMBR, Prop. j
First class in every respect, travelers
headauartcrs. Beds 25c andup. Meals
25c. Snscial rates by tho month or to
families. One block from tho depot.
Cast Second street..
The Dalles,
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Oregon
THE
DALLES
LAUNDRYvj
. 8. McAllister, Prop., doeH a good
work as the beat. Makes a specialty of
collan, cuffs and white shirts.
The Dalles Oregon,
The best clear for the least money of
any manufacturer on tho Coast, buy di
rect irom uieiaciory .ami biivo. iuiuuiu
men's profits, sample box of 60 "Ha
vana tfiupr" posiago prepaid ti.o.
Send p. o. money order, registered lot
ter or check,
WILLIAM CRAMER & CO.,
A spray has been discovered at the
Univeristy of California that effectively
destroys the hop aphis. It contests of a
tobacco decoction and a kerosene emul
sion in combination.
A board of engineers will this month
make an inspection of tho proposed St.
Mary's Milk river canal system in
.Montana and if tho report is favorable
the government will stait work im
mediately.
A ferryboat in Poland capsized,
drowning 70 persons.
A halt storm at Princvillo, Oregon,
smashed most of the windows in the
town.
jjiuo iuu uiauu iiuuuuj viuuuut I .
Indan lands are found to bo over twice 'v108 ,n
tho minimum fixd by law.
Tho Japaneso aro believed to have
cut th) Russian line of comunicaticn
between Liao Yang and Mukden.
Japanese militaiy exports declare
that Genera Kuropatkin is cornered so
effectively that escape 1b impossible.
Chcago employers, now that the pack-
era appear Buro of winning their strike,
aro considering a general campaign
against unionism.
Senator Ulark, of Montana, was
threatened by a maniac who ran after
the eenator declaring that' he had
broken the state game laws.
The fighting at Port Arthur contnnes
to.be of the most desperate character.
Positons aro repeatedly taken, lost and
retaken by tho Japanese with a heavy
loss of men.
Tho Russian vessels at Bharghai
have boon disarmed.
The ruBh incident to the opening of
land near Lcvviaton, Idaho, is setting
In early.
A cloudbuist in Montana caused con
siderable damage to the Northern Pa
cific railroad.
Snow has fallen near Duluth. Minn.,
and crops have been damaged greatly
by heavy frosts.
A Laramlo, Wyo., mob took a negro,
Who attacked a white girl, from Jail
and hanged him.
Russia denies that site is discrimi
nating against British ships in search
ing lor ccnirarjanu oi war.
tNebraeka will be
ers, and who have supplied meat to the
commissary depots, were today placed
under the ban. President Donnelly
professes to have evidence that they
have been shipping meat for the pack
ers, utnicea nave been called in all
these plantB, involving about 15,000
men tnrouguout tno country. This
action puts Chicago nearer an actual
meat famine than any yet taken.
Drastic orders have been issued by
the labor leaders not to permit anyone
to enter or come out of the stockyards.
The force of pickets was today in
creased to 12,000 men in the vicinity
of the yardB alone, and they have been
directed to slug any one coming out or
going into tho yards. President Don
nelly issued a statement today in which
he said the strike must be won at all
hazards. To lose it would mean the
crumbling of trades unionism all over
the country, and every union laborer
in the United States will be urged to
contribute in every way to the cause.
PILIPINO OFFICERS TOO LAX.
with the need of such a station here
The work of such a station would
to make careful and accurate tests 61 j residents of Umatilla cotintv -
is .a. it - I il . . .
me sirengto, auraouuy, elasticity, uvy -win carry the project to
etc., ol all kinds of building and con- iui termination, provided the
struction material,, such as lumber, road is built, seems certain
stone, brick, cement. Such a station, The promoters will not talk
would require an initial investment of lication, refusing to viva nnv
$5,000 for machinery with which to tion at all concerning the nro
maico tno tests, xne custom oi toe is too soon to announce onrintmitlnnn "
government has been to require the said one of tho interested Derfinnn "fnr
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state to lurnisn tne testing laboratory, ine portage road has not been built as
wiiiie too government employes tne ex- yet.
pert to taee charge ot the work. Alter it is understood that two objective
the laboiatory has been provided there points are now under considernf Inn ih
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wtmiu uu uu iuuuer expense to wie uc uviug umaima and the other Wn I
siato. inia. 'i he latter point will nmli,l..
The advantage to the state in the es- be choeen, as a road between that innr.
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lauiinuuiciii. ui a guyernmeDi leaiinz "'" auu una city WOUld ODen nn nn.
station would be in the advertising limited traffic out of Pendelten. Wheat
Oregon material would get as a result raisers aro anxious that the road be
of the tests. A report of ail tests
would be published in government bul
letins, and an official record would be
kept showing the merits of Oregon
building material.
The nearest government test etataon
is at Berkeley, Cal., where the bureau
of forestry maintains a station similar
to that proposed for Oregon. In addi-
t i .
ouiu, as tne Bavme in
rates will be enormous.
grain freight
FARMERS ARE PANIC PROOF.
Umatilla County Assured of a Pros
perous Year.
Pendleton The financial
tion to setting before the world reliable f nd the h"81" stagnation which osual-
information regarding the merits 0 J ..." ,IBBenMal Section has
construction material, these stations UUk ana not 8t"ct Umatilla count?
afford an nnnm-tnnitv fn nnrflrtaln Pr any other Community in the Nrirth-
whother matenals being need in con- YxT , . immen8e crops and,
struction work are of the character Pfnapeniy nave stimulated
cslled for by contiacts or whether they , ,..n f." n.ne! BO that there.
are suited to the purpose for which I "Keinood oi such a period. Al-
used.
COMPANY MAY BUILDI PORTAGE.
Carter Seys Attacks on Americans
Must Be Avenged Promptly.
Washington, Sept. 3. In his annual
report Brigadier General. William H.
Carter, commanding the department of
the Vieiyaa in the Philippines, strong
ly urges the encouragement of athletic
sports among tho soldiers to supply the
present lack of means of recieation,
and carefully regnlated and abundant
employment as the most wholesome
antidote for the effects cf Philippine
time of peace. He holds
that tho number of troops in the is
lands and the distibution should be
definitely determined. He sayB no in
sutrcction or invasion (can succeed if
deprived of the control of Manila and
the principal seaport cities, and their
occupation is a military necessity.
Temporary construction and make
shifts of every kind only Berve, he
says, to dovelop and confirm in the
minds of Filipinos the idea that Amer
icans do not intend to hold the islands
peimanently, so the matter is properly
one for the Btudy of the general staff.
A considerable portion of the rep rt
deals with the operation of ladrones in
this department during the .past year
and General Carter says:
"I am of the opinion that it is of no
benefit to the good people'of these is
lands and will delay their ultimate
Americanization it the evil element is
allowed to thieaten, harass and openly
attack American soldiers without im
mediate action by the commanding offi
cer neareBt to tne place wuare tho
offense is committed."
The reason of this complaint !b a
general oidor which leaves the civil
authorities to deal with euch offonses.
Presumed Object of New Portland
Contract Corporation.
caiem lne rortland contract com
pany, ol ifortland, Wed articles OI in
corporation in tbe office of the secretary
of state IaBt week with Daniel Kern,
Robert Wakefield and J. N. Teal as in
corporators. The amount of the capital
stock is siu.uou. While it is not so
stated in the articles, it is beileved
around the capitol that this is the cor
poration which will undertake tbe con
struction of the portage railway be
tween The Dalles and Celilo.
lne expressed purpose oi tne com
pany is to take contracts for and to
construct buildings, railroads, canals,
bridges, etc., and to deal in lumbei
and logs, and transact other business
Buch as construction companies often
engage in. The incorporators named
are authorized to open stock books and
receive subscriptions to the capital
stock.
tnougn the deposits in thn h-ntra
no larger than is usual for this time' of
the year, money is mora nlAnflfni
Toward the middle of September, when
farmers begin to cat tlinlr
their crops, the deposits will
and outstanding paper will be paid off.
-n.u jx is, iew nave receiyi
for the wheat sold, and on
"'"wing more man enou
their help. Later they wii
money and tbe general nro;
year will be fe3t more gene:
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OVER 10,000 ACRES IN WHEAT.
Rerifed to
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219 Second Bt.
TUB DALLES, ORBGON
The battlealim
jHcayavo
Tho Russians lost
launched a
ctober 7.
Go to the
V
Andy Allen Feed Yard
Wka in THE DALLES
BEST ATTENTION QIVEN STOCK
Uwmi. Stmt, Hear tfee Diamond Mllla
Iw Dull
about z.oiw men
In the recent battles in the Liao valley.
Cloudbursts in Southern California
have washed out much railroad tracks.
The city of Binang, on the island of
Luzon, P.I., has been wiped out by
fire. One hundred lives wore lost and
6,000 people are homeless.
St. Petersburg deems a crista at hand
In the Liao valley unlets Kuropatkin
j t i i la.- I
can retreat, continued rains, u is
feared, will greatly impede the move
ment of heavy ordnance, which may
Oregon I have to be abandon,!.
Food Scarce at Port Arthur.
Uheioo, oept. o iho advance po
sitions of the Japanese before Port Ar
thur are now near Fort No. 5, on tho
east ; at Palichuang on tho north, and
at Huklaton and Yangtowang on tbe
west. Chinese who left Port Arthur
on August 28 say that neither aido
was then occpuylng Fort No, 5. A
Junk which has arrived here .heard
flrelng at Port Arthur on the morning
of August 29, It report that food it
scarce there, a bag of flout being worth
$5,60 gold.
Building for Medical College.
Salem- There is a movemnt on foot
to secure for tho Willamette univeisity
an exclusne building for the use of the
medical college of that Institution. It
was announced by Dean W. H. Byid,
of the medical college of the university,
that Hon. A. Bush had started the sub
scription list toward tho realization of
the $17,000 required for the building,
with a donation of $2,500, and that a
subscription of $1,000 had been added
thereto by the faculty of the universi
ty. Dr. Byrd says that a vigorous
campaign will now be made.
Eugene's Carnegie Library.
Eugene At a recent meeting of the
city council arrangements wero made
for the pnrchaso of a lot on Willam
ette street, between Tenth and Elev
enth, for a site for tbe Carnegie libra
ly. The price to be paid is $4,000.
A gift of $10,000 from Mr. Cainegie is
to be used in erecting a library build
ing and equipping the same with heat
ing and lighting apparatus, fixtures,
etc, and under tho teims of the gift
the city Ib to maintain a free library at
an annual expense of $1,000.
Germany Holds Action Unjust,
Berlin, Sept. 8. Announcement is
made as coming from apparently well
founded sources that Germany is mak
ing representations to the Russian gov
ernment in the case of the German
steamer Thea, which was sunk by the
Vladivostok squadron, holding the pro
ceedings of tbe prise court at Vladivo
stok were wnjt.
Electric Road Is Assured.
jg vi intiuu ii --' iuuvti iivar
dent of tho Eastern Oregon Develop
ment company, in speaking of tho pro
posed electric i all way for Union coun
ty, (ays that tbe road will not only
connect all tho towns in the county,
but will connect Wallowa county with
Union county, and it la though it will
ultimately be extended to Lewiston,
and thus establish a railroad between
the Hill and Hairlman lines.
Wheat Market.
Portland Walla Walla, 79j; blue-
stem, 82c; valley, 83c. .
TacomR Blueeteni, 83c; club, 78c.
Albany 75c.
Salem 80o,
Colfax Qlub, 68c; blueetem, 71o.
Pendleton Club, 6SKo; blueetem,
72o.
LaGrande Club, 8c; blueeten, 6Se,
Furnish lias Land
29 Tenants.
Pendleton W. J. Furnish, mohahlv .
the largest land owner of Umatilla
county, has over 10,000 acreB of wheat
land rented on ohares thin
The land is situated north and north
west of Pendleton, in the whpatf hlf
that extends from Pendleton te the Co-
lumbia river. This acreage is appor
tioned out to seme 29 renters, from
whom Mr. Furnish is to
fourth of the crop on the better land
and on third from the light yielding
lands. So vast are his holdings that it
is with difficulty that he can figure up
the number of acres in wheat this sea
son. JVlr. Furnish does not attempt to
fairn any himself, and ho said. "I don't
even own a plow, but let other people
do the farming."
Salem Mill Uses Oil for Fuel. t
Salem The Salem Woolen mllla
have commenced the Qse of fuel oil' in c
the place of wood, believine it'toh
cheaper material for generating steam, i
The etate authorities have been consid
ering for some time the question of us
ing on lor fuel at the state institutions.
and tho experience of tbe woolen mill
company will bo watched with interest.
The substitution of oil for fuel in the
large manufacturing establishments
and in the state institutions will great
ly relieve the scarcity' of wood, oi the .
laBf three or four years.
Rich Specimen From Blue River.
Eugene Development work has been
very active in the Blue rivor district of i
late and some excellent ore bodies are
being uncovered. A number of speci
mens of very rich ore from tlid Cuba
and Oriental mines havo Just been
brought down. The specimens were
obtained from near the surface and
bristle with gold which can be seen
with tho naked eye. . , .
Indians andJJaps for Beetflclds. .
La Grande A large number of Unia.
tilla Indians and Japanese imported
from near Portland will au'ive in tholj
city tills week to work in the Vast ,b4e.t
fields thia fall, pulling and, hauling
them for the sugar factory in La
Graudo. There will be over 20,000"
tons ground this fftll, more than asy
previous, season, j
Brush Plrc Burns Good Timber.
Sutnpter A brush flro a few tktyi
ago communicated yith a, huge Jot f
eawlogs belonging to the Oregon Law
yer company and before the iatMac.
were checked 600,000 fee .of goad'. saw
timber' were deetroyed'., The'Mra
curred at the logging eanp near, WJrV
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