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About Grant County news. (Canyon City, Or.) 1879-1908 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 8, 1879)
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Tie Srant Conntr Sets.
NEW GOODS !
F. C. SEL5,
ONLY I'APETt IN OR A NT COLLV.
Official PaTJor For Grant Comity.
y Canyon City, Saturday Nov. 8, 1879.
S. fl. S'iiepiierd, Editor.
L. P. Fisher, San Francisco, Cal.
"Win. L. Eppinpfor, Portland, 0n.
Ed. L. Hcrriir, Walla, Walla, W. T.
Geo. H. Tracy, Baker City, Offii.
John. L. Miller, Monument, Ogn.
Jules Le Brette, Prairie Citv, Ogn.
Geo. P. Powell & Co., N. Y. Citv.
A Growl. Wo projio-o t 'r v.i a
lit'lein this pie.-o :;! ut n ftw tilings;
and if the sh- o fi'- wo-'.v it:
We have heard tliat some of our
peoj-le rowl l.ocausc mir P.M. fats his
meals; now remember that 'lie U. S.
does not allow him clerk's hire or he
wuld willingly keep the office open at
all horns. There is no better postmast
er in Oregon than Mr. Hall.
People growl r.houfc th- stage line he-c-inse
thoy don't, run coaches. If the
citiXMis would throw all their trade
to the line coaches would be put on
and a change would soon come over our
city. We will tell you cause and effect,
Some people growl about, our schools;
are you trying yourself to help mako a
good school in our city ? Think
S'me person said "we put up a job5'
in connection with other parties to rent
the "ntire 'Fhi:l Hotel," which is false
We were informed at noon -n Wednes
day that a job was put up on us to "root"'
ns out of said house, by ictng it before
we found it out, and within one hour
we had our application before the coun
ty court to rent the whole huu-e, there
by aspiring our? elf that we would
have :n abi iinr place. imply this and
nothing mote ! So readers do not Jet
parties tickle your ears with sympathiz
ing talk; because we nre the only one
that i-; responsible for the so-callvd
''put up jot." If a man jiet.s beat at
bis own game he ouirht not "sqiwk."
iMhtkorS. The irreat astronomer,
Prof. Tice, predicts tl.ac we shall wit
iirss on the niht of X''vemhcr loth,
the graude.-t display f shooting sfrs
ever witnessed sioce the year 18o3,
when, as the history of the limes in
forms uc, they lit rly lawi' d down al
most as thick as snow flakes, ereatiuo
the urea test t rror anion: the jieople of
that day, numbers of whom believ. d the
end of the world was at hand. Metoiic
)henomci':i. is more :en' rally under
stood now than in than in tint day, and
the predicted di-play on next Thursday
niiiht will pro? ablv not came so much
alarm as o:t former orca-ioos.
Tunxn. Ut c o El- L?-ter sent two
firocn t p Uin.ip? t- this city on last
Tuesday evi-ninif, one of whieli is iuw
io our .osisiop, t' at uiilietl res ice.
tivrly 10 n 1 IS poun(l- each. Ono
measured -3 f-ei and 2 iuedns wound
one wm- and i! feet 1 1 intdus the other
way awl the small st one uiosuied 2
foot an I U mcl.e in creumfr.-jne.- cithiM
way. They are not of the rutab'ja
specie-5 but the O'ul r old ireen top
dutch turnip and arc smooth and solid,
therefore we claim ihc belt for "Uncle
J" as buin the 'h.ss' turnip raist-r of
H-vitNKY Mixisthkls. From jen
tlemen of tliis city wh li:ivc bee: our
to ILarney we 1: arn that the Uari-ey
Ministrcls g:ieas e te a nim-nt at th
. Post, a few nigh's since, that eclp-ed
anything of the kind that they have
witnessed in Easre n Ongon. "The
3kys in I31ue" did gieat credit to them
selves and pleased the pe-'ple beyond
complaint. Their ministrels acts were
exceedingly gend as were all of their
plays and dances. Their costumes are
direct from the east and tlu-ir pieces are
all new. Boys come over and we wil
give you a good lious, as our citizens
that paid your show avisitspeik in the
highest terms of your ability to please
Peter ELuiil rais. d this year, on 15
acies on his ranch at Pine Creek, 900
bushels of oats, or CO bushels to the
a:re. "How is that for high."
Have just received and are to
Merchandise, comprising in part
j BojS CLOTHING AND FURNISHING
WftRE. fl FULL LIKE OF BUCKINGHAM fi HECHT BOOTS AND SHOES.
OVER SNOW EXCLUDERS, RUCBELl BOOTS, Craek Proof
Haywiird's. A FULL LINE OF
& MTTMSSES, (
Glassware of all kind Groceries, Cigars
AND TOBACCO of the very best Maiuifactures.
POCKET and TABLE
MEDICINES, HAYS and CAPS, HARDWARE,
IRON and STEEL, AryiT20. of aS3
ECindsand Calibres. A full line of
BITS, SPUES, STIREUPS, ETC., ETC.
"TITsoxus, Exzsslos 7i,23Lca. jE3Loy&ve39 ,2a.c3L groat
Many other articles not mentioned here. The best place to ub
tiin nice and Substantial Holiday Presents, all of -which they of
fer at a small advance on Cost. Be sure and give them a Cal1
before Purchasing elsewhere. It will be to your advantage.
XOTICJS! ! !
Parties desirous of investing will
find an opportunity to purchase the
undivided half of the Princess Mine.
Cash is wanted for further develop
ment by the undersigned.
Susanvillc, Ogn., Oct. 28th, it
Pixi: Apples. I have a lot of fine
apples for sale and prepared to oiler
an extra apple at low prices. I will
take a limited amount of Hour in ex
change for fruit. Apply to me at
my residence in town gulch, Canyon
City, Ogn. JOHN PHILIPS.
Oood Cider Vinegar
' FOE SAL15
By the barrel, keg or gallon,
AT FHUIT UAKCLl
Three miles East of Can von
City, Ogn.; Cheap for Cash.
APPLES and CIDER
In quantity at the lowest rates
FIK & RIXEIIART.
Fruit Ranch, Oct. 4th, 1ST9.
SNIDER & STEA'EXS,
BUY MS ANB
BOOTS AND SHOES, UR0CERIES,
Of Every Description.
Grant Countt, Orego.
receive a full Stock of General
a complete Line of Mens and
G00DS,LiADIES & CHILDREN'S under
DRESS AND STAPLE
TTOAMniJ J, CUBA BED
lLQ.ll UJj (X IJilttJiium,
Prairie City, - - Oregon,
1 1 1 t 1 1 1
Jj t I i I I 1 I
ii 1 1 1
1 i 1 1 1 1 1
Would most respectfully an
nounce to the Public that they
have received a larire .stock of
goods, and keep constanilv on
hand a full line of choice fami-
READY MADE CLOTHING,
ROOTS and SHOES.
CIGARS and TOBACCO,
"We kcpp a large and -well selected
stock of General Merchandise. Call
and see for yourselves.
Prairie City, July 3d. 1S70. nlStf.
. ' E. BECK,
Watchmaker and Jeweler,
The Dalles. Oregon,
OIJLD respectfully inform the citi
zens of The Dalles and surrouud-
ing country that he has just received a
full iTewSt..ck of
Jewelry, Watches, Clocks, Etc.,
Erom San Francisco, which he will sell
at the very lowest living price?. He
has movod into his
on Second Street, near Washington,
where Le will be pleased to see his
many friends and customers.
PHIL. METSCOAN & CO.
Announce that they have just received a
new and well assorted Steele of
Which They Offer Cheap ForlCash Only.
ITaving bought for Cash "we are prepared to sell our Goods
Cheaper than they were ever before ottered in
OIIAIIIIYIiOII CimiTIIYt, OIIRIIEIICIIOIIiat.
Our old Stock, together with our new, we will continue to
sell at COST PRICES.
PHIL, METSCHAW & Co.
huecossors to M.S. MKJLOIAX.
Canyon City, July IS, 1ST9.
IRS EV np
1 I fl . I Hi in mm V t u.
YiAUi Street. Canyon City, Orkgox,
I W. HOWiED, M. D., PROPRIETOR.
Havinsr rcceutlv received a full and earofuliv selecled slock
of Drugs, and Medicines 1 am fully prepared to lurnish every
thing usually kept in a First Class Drug IIou.se, at reasonable
Prices. AI so a full Stock of the Standard Patent Medicines on
hand. Call, everybody, and
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t "'v Gi'dd'eir I.'witle'.' Co.. A"-.?t-. S-11 Pr-inrv-ifV Cnl.
Tkc New So., 8. "Wlieeler tmii Wlhmi $qw-
1NG M AUiriXK KCCKIVK!) TllK OXLV AV.Ul AT Til " ITXIVP.RAL
Exposition at Paris, in 1 SOS. Peinu; superior (o all others there.
The No. 8. with Improved Shuttle. Straight Needle. Inde
pendent Take-up, Automatic Under-Tension and Perfect Back
feed are declared by the bi.trhet authorities the cssr Sewing
Machine in the market. All Machines W.irrentcd. Our special
arent, Mr. S. L. Spares, is selling the New No. 8. with all extra
attachments, in Grant County, on our easiest terms, at only $5
over our lowest prices here. Wheeler and Wilson .Mty. Co.
F. W. Godard, Manager, Portland, Ogn. Competition defied.
DALLES AND BAKER CITY
Yaile & Co., Proprietors.
Departs from Canyon City for The
Dalles and Baker City, Daily.
Arrives from the same points, Daily.
E. C. "Williamson, Sup't.
CANYON CITY & McDERMIT
FRANK McBEAX, - - Proprietor
Departs from Cannon City
on Monday, Thursday, and Sat
urday of each week.
Arrives at Canyon City on
Sunday, Wednesday and Fri
day of each week.
see. and buv of :nv fivsh broods.
liOWARI), M. D, Proprietor.
iiOK P100F RUBBET BOOT
in the Mascot.
MAXUFAOTrRK!) BY TTI V,
UNION RUBBER COMPANY,
Kaulnian, Hecht & ikon,
AGENTS, Portland, Oregon.
uWdlu lil kiiUlilliiiO liiilltiA liiliiiifii iUllliu.
m a f
W, O. OVERHOIT. W. A. JACOBS
OYERHOLT & JACOBS,
Wagon Wlaking & Carpentering.
Wagons and Buggies repaired at reas
onable rates Spokes, Brakebars, Ax
les, Eelloes, Plow Beams, Etc., for Sale.
Building and Jobbing prompt
ly attended to.
Doors, Sasli, Etc.,
Constantly on hand and
made to order.
Residence--John Day, Grant Coun
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j The Dalles, Oct. 15th, 1879.