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A liberal deduction wiij; bo mado on
Quartery, Yearly, and half] Yearly Adver-
Hotel, Medical and Law Ci^rds, $10,00 per?
Ba&*Coin Being the basis on which our
rates are ^iixed, Currency w|U only be taken
at market value.
abominations like the above* a" lly them-
selves to the opposition
apposition to the
racy? Show usât blattentj-eviler of ibe chris
tian religion ; a bibertine in heart, sou
and sentiment if not in practice; ; one
• LAFAYETTE HOUSE.
& RATHBUN, PRO. that it is a fact that these refor^n(?)
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chemistry, oho substance may fee absorbed
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by another, both substances loosing their
identity in the process, thus forming a
tfyird substance. Good people can well
afford to behold with serene indifference,
the process of absorption throughout its
SO- tortuous course going on between the Rad
LICITOR IN CHANCERY.
ical element and its twin relic—the Fouri
er element, as the third element—the
Will practice in the District and Supreme issue of the two elements, cannot possibly
Courts of Oregon.
be as bad as both of the origionals, while
¿»"Taxes^Paid, Collections made, and
it is doubtful whether it could be as bad
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as either of them in its separate
and proportion^ God-fearing and law-
abiding people have nothing to lose, what
ever may be the result
HE undersigned would respectfully an
nounce to the travelling public, that be
ie that by acting a good
L et no one sup tt
has, at the Lafayette crossing of thu Yamhill,
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part through life, he will escape elander.
A LARGE, NEW.^ND SAFE FERRY BOAT, mt
ill 1 ’ bo those even
who bate them
on which he can cross Teams, Stock, &c., for the vi ery qualities that ought to procure
are some folks in this
EXPEDITIOUSLY AND CHEAPLY. world who are j unwilling others should be
better than they.
The roads leading to and from this crossing
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are 4n good repair, and persons from the
T he Pittsburg
•ublic says those who
South going to Portland, McMinnville, Forest
Grove and Hillsboro, and from the North, support Johi nson are bread and buttor ■ men
going to Salem, Dallas, Corvallis, will find it —men who earn their bread by the sweat
of their brow, and
ai do not steal themselves
to their advantage to patronize this Ferry.
J JOHN HARRIS.
rioh, as most men who now oppose the
Lafayette, July 81,1866.
Government have done i..
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the manner of usi^g the same,- and the
cost per shackel apd ippurtnaoces shall
be to each county »0 furnished, the actual
cost of the materia 11 and manufacture, with
NEW GOODS ! NEW GOOD8 ! !
ten per cent, added, for the benefit of th»
commend, that whjen in Joint Convention
there be two Commissioners elected to act
in conjunction with the Superintendent
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.'4.114 your committee would further re-j
No. 129 Front Street,
of the Penitentiary, to select a new site Opposìte Wbat Cheer House, Portland, Ór*
for the Penitentiary buildings.
AVE ?jtist “ received,
and arte cohstant-
That after the selection and purchase
of land for each buildings, the rotunda
ever brought to this market, consisting;«!
plan shall be adopted by the said Com-
missioners, and that the originator of the
design be employe! by them to furnish
plans and specific itions in detail i provi >
BOOTS AND SHOES,
ded, however, that the same be furnished
- HATS AND CAPS,
ata reasonable coit to the State.
YANKEE NOTIONS and CROCKERY.
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— t —. -• — ,~y .——j ~ foj the purpose, as the w
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And further, tlL_
at. the Commissioners
Also a large stock of
befor^ your committee, conclusively she ws not to contract for any material or work
rnerely Jo injure the patentee-
outside of this Sta e, that can be supplied
And many other artilfes too numer
Secpnd.-j-AftCr hqving been repeatei
by the ingenuity cr labor hf citizens, or
notifiqil by his officers that a conspiracy the productions of the State of Oregon; mention. - Being favored by having a re *id#
partner in San Francisco, and buying only
was pblminating, and a break contempla and further, conivic
-------- labor must be consid- for Cash, wo are enabled to sell goods as
CHEAP AS ANY HOUSfc IN TOWN.
tho prisoners, tile Superintendent ered in all
Therefore we would respectfully invite the
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took Bo measures to stop‘the same, there-
tiary buildings. A|nd we would further
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by so-curing totnc State the prisoners.
recommend, thjit a proper appropriation
The Highest Cash Price paid for all kinds-
Instead thereof, the said Superitenden t
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professed to disbelieve the reports fu|n-
And your comm! ;tee would further rè- Wanted—100,000 Pounds
ishfed to him from time to time, and by
commend,’ that the Insane Asylum and
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his negligence became an accessory and
Our Motto—-“ QUICK SALES AND SM.
Penitentiary building commissioners be
offered inducements for a ’break, , from
profits ,” and no humbug.
separate, and the Governor be empowered
whiebslife vjas sacrificed, the public ea- r ‘ Tfl • 1 ■ ’ Li'' ' ! I
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Remember tho o place,
dangerdd aqd the-State Treasury depleted
by pajfthg rewards for the recapture of toe
'We guarantee entire, satisfaction, or nA*
sale. T/y us and convince yourselves.
* We woiild further recommend the pas-
GALLAND, GOODMAN & CO,
sage ofjtho accompanying Bill, “A Bi t’
129 Front street, Portland. *
Cl i airman Fen. G^m
( encçnirage good behavior of6 convicts
in the' State Penitentiary/’ after having
Dimension of Heaven. ,
o Section 4/' the following:
The calculation tare made, based on
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;pem that con
HIS HOTEL is still kept for the accom ties (and there arc many of tpem
modation of boarders and the- travelling tain many members) arc composed
exclusively of members of the opposition
to the Democratic party. ¡Ill may be an
md attentive hostlers. '
çvidence cf the ^progressiveness
^progress!venqss of thé
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that it is so heartily and cor-
In connection with this bouse
_ radical 1 party
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kept Horses, Buggies, Ac &c., to Let dially endorsed by such conventions
on reasonable terms.'
no. 34, tf. associations as tha above, nut if ?u|h
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Andsha 1 not be-Iawfod to punish by
are content to continue our nahe on the floggingjustead thereof amend to read
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
rolls of the ° fogy ” party- One young as follows; ■“ And it shall no'f be lawful
^afayette,-Yamhill County, Oregon. Will lady(?)—a Miss Ilucbins, rose in the con topunfeh any cotvict by shower baths nor
practice in the Supreme, Circuit and a.'l
vetion and exhorted evory one to proceed flogging except that flogging may be
of the Courts of this State.
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to business, said that her bowels pained ■ used uncler' extreme circumstances, anef
DRÌ S. J. BOUGHTON.
her. ” We should think Andrew John-
John not then until,' in the ?udgement of the
son would foni
when a a non.
con Superintendent and Wardens, the same
Late Physician & Surgeon,
as Miss is actually necessary.”
In Hospital Department, vent!.n composed of such animals
Huchiogs, ,Mr. Child of Boston, Mr.
We ^OulB further recommend that the
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.Swan, Miss Anna Dickin-
Office in Dayton, Oregon.
son and so on i, pfojjounce him a nuisance
tentiary I buildings be abandoned for the
that calls for a speedy abateinent. The
following reasons, viz: ' |
fixed and inexorable affinity existing be
First-4-0fi account of the inelligibility
tween such bestial Associations and tifo
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of the site, %the same being too low for
republican party is a matter of history.
LAFAYETTE LODGE, NO. 3,
Why it is, let others tell. T[hile it is a
Free and Accepted Masons.
Secoq^li In a sanitary point of view it
fact, be it said to their credit), that all Re
Meets in Lafayette on the 1st and 3rd publicans are not infidels and sensualists, should be abandoned, because the' situa»
Friday of each month, at half past 6 in the
tion is such that the health of the inmates
it is nevertheless less stubborn truth, that
Brethren of the order, in good standing are all such infidels and sensualists, are repub. cannot be p^ope
fperly preserved to them, as
invited to attend.
T. V. B.ËMBREE,
sent guardians, should re-
licans- Which af those elements will we, their pese
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G eo II. S teward Sec’y.
get the mastery in the procésá of absorp quire.
Your committee being willing
tion is a problem dificult of so ulion. ; Ip
who would annihilate atone fell swobp all so
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cial or conventional barriers between man-
Judge, J. W. Cowles; Commissioners, W
Ball, J, LI. Brown; Sheriff^ L. L. Whit and the promiscuous, unrestrained gratifi
comb; Clerk, S. C. Adams ;i Assessor, D. cation of bis or her lusts, and we wiL
Smith ; Treasurer, Clem. Eckles; School
Superintendent, Rev. John Spencer; Coroner, in each instance show you a person who
J. W. Watts; Surveyor, A S. Watt.
entertains not one sentiment in common
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with Democrats or the Democratic party.
There is a cause for these things, which
is perhaps understood by bqt ¡few. But
EGO , TURSI) Y, OCT. 30, 1866. I
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COUNTY OFFICIAL DIRECTORY.
t/i Report of Com. on Penitentiary.
First.. ‘ That there is no foundation in
We clip the following, says thb < Chile
tian Advocate of the 2Pj, ftotu the factjfor the various rumors regarding th.e
||||'.( ti' iiip‘rl I ' ! ‘ ' inhuman ireitment of convicts, either be-
The Spiritualists .bate taeen holding a i fore the meeting of Hie Legislature; . or
national convention in Providence, R,. I »» sinta tho same. > J
lately, and a free and easy and entertain 1 Sqeondj From
ing affair it seems to havei been. Some wo ajisaL
tisfied that she present manago-
of the more rational tried >|o tiq up the
brethren and sisters to ruleè and methods, ment of the Penitentiary is as gopd as can
but they scorned all such bondage, and be, taking the peculiar circumsV.uces and
talked ‘and sup£ and resolved with ,the
surroundings into consideration, in which
Among 4be rcso^.
most perfect abandon
lutions the following is a mo.del Tor polit both bfticets and convicts are placed.
.Third-A It becomes our duty to recom-
ical conventions, and it Is quiite $s logica
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as many that come to ligbiin such bodies: mend that a vote of censure be recorded
W hereas , The people have , outgrown against l\fr. A. C. R. Shaw, the former
the superstitions of the Christian religion;
Superintendent of the Penitentiary, and
Resolved, Thta tobacco, rum, Sunday by liiw he be. disqualified from holding
school, churches, hanging, Andrey John any bflic e of trust or profit under the State
son, animal fool, and swearing, aréagains
goverujnent, for the • fallowing- \ reasons,
science, reason and experience, and tha
they are not to be tolerated.
For taking the irons, off 'the
How naturally do advocates,of inferna
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a text in Rcvalatiqn is both curious and
-interesting. It is copied from an old
Western paper, and will suggest thoughts In the cirilcuit court of the State of Oregor
' for Yamhill county
Erastein & 8
for those who think
Alexander pltf., vs. Levi F. Allen and C
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G. Fisher, defts : (U. S- R. &, caucel
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ed, 50 cents.)’
tion, xxi. chapter, 16th Verse :—“ And i
O LEVI F. ALLEN, one of said defts.
In the name of the State of Oregon you»-
he measrued the city with a reed, twelve
are hereby Summoned and Required to. ap- (
thousand furlongs, The length and the pear and answer the complaint, of plaintiffs
bredth and the height of it are equal.” now on filo 'in the Clerks office, in Yamhill
County Oregon, witfii n ten days from the
• Twelve thousand furlongs, 7,920,000 date of the service ofthisjsummons upon you
feet, which, being c ib^, is 948 088 000, if served in tho County of Yamhill, and with
in twenty days if »erred in any other County
000 000,000 000 00C cubic feet; the half in the State, and that if you fail to answer
of which we will rase rve for the throne of in said term, that plaintiffs will take judg>
ment against you for the sum of one thous^
God and the Court of Heaven, half of the and and eight hundred dollars, and cost and
balance for the street^, and the remainder disbufrstments. You: are further, notified
that your property has been attached to sats> ir
divided by 4 096. th lie cubical feet in the jsfy said demand.
By order of.
R. P. Boise, Judge
rooms. 16 feet square and 16 feet high,
W olff & T rimble Attys, for plffe.
will be 5.743 740,000 000 rooms.
We will now suppose the world always
did and always will <J< ontain 900,000,000
of inhabitants, and a generation will last
33 1-3 years—2,700 000,000 every cen-
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tury, and that the wo irld will stand 109,
to adtoiti the advantage
— -__ 7___ • 000 years—27,000,0( 0,000000 persons,
the State jit one future day, from the wa
Then suppose there were 11,239 such
ter privilege connected with the present
worlds, equal to thiu number of inhabi
location, cannot Jbut deprecate the want
tants and duration of years, then there
of all other advantages’ that should be
would be a room 16 feet long and 16 PURIFYING the Blood, Strengthening th«»
Nerves, Restoring the lost Appetite, is
tor in making suth
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wide and 16 high for-each person, and
, FRESE’S HAMBURG TEA.
We therefore recommend that no fur-
It is the best preservative against almost any
yet there would be room.
ther expenditure be made on the said
sickness, if used timely.'
timely. Composed of herbs
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T ruth is the most powerful thing in only, it can be given safely to infiints. Full
grounds, excepting such »as are actually
directions in English, French Spanish and
German, with every package. TRY IT !
necessaryjrç finishing up the buildings
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erned by it, and can only please by its re-
For sale at all thte wholesale and retail*
now partially erected for the safe keeping semblance.? Thu appearance of reality is
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drug stores and 1 groceries.
of the < • inmates.
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inecessary to make any passion agreeably
EMIL.FRESE. Wholesale Druggist,
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Sole Agent, 410 Clay street,
- We would furter recommend that the represented, and to be able to move others
we must be able to: mete ourselves, or at
purchase of the “ Gardener Shackle ” last deem to be so,
upon some probable
be. made the State at a stipulated sum Of grounds.
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not more than five -thousand dollars for
• N ever F ret .—Children, I havq cap
theStatjs right, and f '
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that the appropria- tai rule to give you jfoout fretting and
tion be | made, and the Governor be re- grumbling—
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A LAJVy which
Estate of Anni B. Forrest deceased, In*
quested tv purchase. the same from the
cultiva^ econtentment. Never fret about Now on this 2nd day of October, 1866,
owner of the patent, and the said shack-
comes the Administrator of thè estate of
that which you cannot^ help, because it
e, and no. other, be used in this State. won
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do any good. I ¡Never fret about Anna B. Eorest deceased, and files bis ac
count; for the final settlement of the said de-
if you can help
And further, that after the purchase whatjyou
ceased*s estate. It is ordored that the said
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the/Superin tendent of the State
of said estate be made on the sixth day of
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Fenitentiary 7 be instructed to furnish to
I County Court, and-
Thê amount of property destroyed by November, 1866, in said thereof be given in- .■ I
the variouh qbuDties throughout thia State
J. W. COWLS,
the Lafayette C ourier .
such number of shackles and styrup aa valued at 8153,900, on which
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eaoh çounty r<ith full instructiona as to 137,270 insurance.*
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