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THE DALLES, OREGON, MONDAY, DECEMBER 22, 1890.
The Dalles Daily Chronicle.
Published Dally, Sunday Excepted.
, The Chronicle Publishing Co.
Corner Second and Washington Streets, Tbe
Term of Subscription.
Per Year .6 00
Per month, by carrier 50
Single copy 5
No. 2, Arrives 1 A. X. Departs 1:10 A. M.
No. 1, Arrives 4:60 A. M. Departs 5:03 A. M.
No. S, "The Limited Fast Mall," east
bound, daily, is epuipped with Pullman Palace
Sleeper, Portland to Chicago; Pullman Colonist
Sleeper, Portland to Chicago: Pullman Dining
Car, Portland to Chicago: Chair Car, Portland to
Chicago. Chair Car, Portland to Spokane Palls;
Pullman Bullet Sleeper, Portland to Spokane
No. 1, "The Limited Fast Mall," west
bound, daily, is epuipped with Pullman Palace
Sleeper, Chicago to Portland; Pullman Colonist
Sleeper, Chicago to Portland; Pullman Dining
Car, Chicago to Portland: Chair Car, Chicago to
Portland. Pullman Bullet Sleeper, Spokane Falls
to Portland ; Chair Car Spokane Tails to Portland ;
Nos. 2 and 1 connect at Pocatellowith Pullman
Palace Sleeper to and from Ogden and Salt lake;
also at Chevenne with Pullman Palace and
Colonist Sleeper to and from Denver and Kansas
For Prineville, leave daily (except Sunday) at
6 A. M.
For Antelope, Mitchell, Canyon City, leave
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at 6 a. m.
For Ituiur, Kingsley and Tygh Valley, leave
Tuesaays, mursauys ana Saturdays, at d a. v.
For Uoldendale, Wash., leave Tueseaya, Thurs
days and Saturday 8, at 7 A. X. '
Offices for all lines at the Umatilla House,
1JMRST BAPTIST CHURCH Rev. O. D. Tay
' lor, Pastor. Services every Sabbath at 11
a. M. and 7 P. J. Sabbath School at 12 M.
Prayer meeting every Thursday evening at 7
ONGREGATIONAli CHURCH Rev. W. C
Kj Cuktis. Pastor. Services every Sundav at 11
a. m. and 7 P. u. Sunday School after morning
service, grangers connaity inviieo. seats iree.
"If. E. CHURCH Rev. H. Brown. Pastor.
.Yl Services every Sunday morning and-even-ine.
Sundav School at 12U o'clock m. A cordial
invitation is extended by both pastor and people
ST. PAUL'8 CHURCH Union Street, opposite
Fifth. Rev. Eli D. SutcliS'e Rector. Services
every Sunday at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. x. Sunday
School 12:30 P. X. - Evening Prayer on Friday at
O Pastor. Services held in the County Court
House at 11 A. x., and 7:SO p. M. Sunday School
at 10 a. x au are coroiaiiy lnvttea to attend.
ST. PETER'S CHURCH Rev. Father Broms
oeest Pastor. Low Mass every Sunday at
7 a. x. High Mass at 10:80 A. X. Vespers at
7 P. x.
SSEMBLY NO. 2870, K. OF I Meets in K,
oi r. nail Tuesdays at 7:30 P. x.
ASCO LODGE, NO. 15, A. F. 4 A. M. Meets
nrst ana tnim Monday of each month at 9
COLUMBIA LODGE, NO. 5, I. O. O. F. Meets
every Friday evening at 7:30 o'clock, in Odd
Fellows hall, Second street, between Federal and
nasmngton. sojourning Drotners are welcome.
. a. dills, see y k. u. cluster, i. u.
FRIENDSHIP LODGE, NO. 9., K. of P. Meets
every Monday evening At 7:30 o'clock, in
Schanno's building, corner of Court and Second
streets, sojourning members are cordially in
viieo. -UEO. 1. AHOXPSON,
D. W. VAC8E, Sec'y. C. C.
WOIIEN'S CHRISTIAN TEMPERENCE
V T UNION will meet every Friday afternoon
at 3 o'clock at the reading room. All are invited.
TEMPLE LODGE NO. 3, A. O. U. W. Meets
at K. of P. Hall, Corner Second and Court
streets, xnursaay evenings at 7:S0.
W. 8. Myers, Financier. M. w,
AS. ENNETT, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW. Of
. nee In Schanno's building, np stairs. The
DR. O. C. E8HELMAN Hoxozopathic Phy
sician and Surgeon. Office Hours: i
to 12 a. x' : 1 to 4, and 7 to 8 p' x. Calls answered
promptly day or night' Office; upstairs in Chap-
myn Til . L-'
D8IDDALL Dentist. Gas given for the
painless extraction of teeth. Also teeth
set on flowed aluminum plate. Rooms: Sign of
me wuwcu loom, owuqq Bireei.
AH THOMPSON ATTORNEY-AT-LAW. Office
. in Opera House Block, Washington Street,
Tbe Dulles, Oregon
F. P. MAYS. B. 8. HUNTINGTON. N. S. WILSON.
MAYS, HUNTINGTON & WILSON Attorneys-at-law.
Offices, French's block over
First National Bank, The Dalles, Oregon.
E1B.DUFUB. GEO. W ATKINS. FRANK XENEFEE.
DUFCR, W ATKINS & MENEFEE ATTOR-NEY8-AT-I.AW
Rooms Nos. 71. 73, 75 and 77,
Vogt Block, Second Street, The Dalles, Oregon.
Wf H. WILSON Attorney-at-i.aw Rooms
T S2 and i, New Vogt Block, Second Street,
The Dalles, Oregon.
O. D. Doane. J. U. Boyd.
BOYD & DOANE. Physicians and Surgeons
The Dalles, Oregon. Office In Vogt block
upstairs: entrance on Second Street. Office hours,
9 to 12 A. x., 1 to 5 and 7 to 8 P. x.
Residences Dr. Boyd, comer of Third and Lib
erty, near Court House; Dr. Doane, over McFar
laad fc French's store.
W. K. CORSON.
Chrisman & Gorson,
Successors to C. . CB1ISIAI & SOUS.
Dealers-in all Kinds of
FIqm1, (fram, Ffui,
Etc., Etc., '
Highest. Cash Price for Produce.
pot One Week
mencing Monday, Dee . 15.
We offer our Entire 'Stock, of Meris'j
Women's and. Children's Under- .
wear at Greatly Reduced v
i- ' i.Frices cto: Close.-.. " -r
We call Your Attention to a few Lines. T
Heavy White Wool.
Scarlet Mixed Wool
White Merino ..........
Jersey Ribbed :
Fine White Saxony Ribbed..
Fine Natural Grev
Our Line of Misses' and Children's
at Corresponding Reductions. ?
Gipons, Jlaeeillistef & Go
WALTER A. WOOD'S
REAPERS and MOWERS.
Hodge and Benica Headers, Farm Wagons, Hacks, Buggies, Road Carts, Gang
and Sulky Plows, Harrows, Grappling Hay Forks, Fan Mills, Seat Cush
ions, Express and Buggy Tops, Wagon Materials, Iron and Coal,
Agents for Little's Shep Dips.
A Complete Line of OILS, GRASS and GARDEN SEEDS.
Fiirap aiiil iliiiiiflii! nri Llumls.
FANCY GOODS AND NOTIONS,
CLOTHING, HATS AND CAPS,
Boots ctxxca. Sboes etc.
PRICES LOW AND CASH ONLY:
G L O T H I N:Gi
Hats and Gaps, Boots and Shoes, '
GGNTS FURNISHING GOODsJ
FULL STOCK: STAPLE GOODS:
N. HARRIS. Corner Second and Court-st.
Only I Com
.50, former price
.75,. " "
1.00, " "
.37, former price.....' $ .50
.45, - " " .75
1.25, ' . " ; , " . ........ -.$2. 00
1.40. " - "i-... ....... 2.00
x .: .' ".
Lime and Sulphur, etc.
Newsi from AH Parts of
the World. -
SPECIMi TO THE CHROHlCIiE.
THE INDIAN WAR.
JUost of Sitting Bull's Followers
A, . Been Capsured.
WXsnrseTOjf, Dec. 22. Major General
Scofleld has received a telegram from
General Miles dated Rapid City, Dak.,
uec. zz. as iouows: i believe an or
nearly all followers of Sitting Bull have
Col. Summers reports today the cap-
lureoiuig .toots bana ot Sioux num
bering 170. . He has been most defiant
and threatening. . Results so far have
Proceedings In Congress.
Washington, D. C, . Dec. 22. The
senate passed the bill to establish a
record and pension office in connection
with the war department.
Conference report on Sioux reservation
wullom, by request; introduced a bill
bMocorporate the Pan-American Trans
portation Company.' .
- The house amendment to the senate
amendment urgent deficiency bill strik
ing out appropriation for paying clerks
jof senators was non concurred in
for Wages Joseph Asked for a
' PoatijAkd, Dec. 22. Young Coy has
instituted suit against F. E. Habersham
of the Pacific Construction company for
the recovery of $1964.82 for wages due,
Joseph Simon receiver of the Oregon
Improvment company to-day filed a pe
tition in the IT. S. circuit court asking
Judge Deady. to fix salaries of receiver
general counsel and general officers
Klectlon hi Ireland.
Kili.eney, Dec. 22. The polling
opened brisklv this morning The
presence of the military and police force
seems to be guaranteed . against any
breaches of he peace. , The feeling
majority voters so far as can be judged
seems to be anti-Parnell, priests actively
opposing him; Parnell is in the highest
Pension Swindle Investigation,
Washington. ' Dec. 22. Miss RoiiHh
clerk in the pension office, testified be
fore the Raum investigation committee
to-aay. fehe had written one letter at
Tanner's reauest on business at the re
frigerator company's after office hours.
After her examination and a number .of
other witnesses, the committee ad
journed subject to call.
Decision on the Mormon Question.
. Washington, D. C. Dec. 22. The Su
preme court of the United States to-day
(rendered an important decision in the
Mormon polygamy case; holding, the
wife is not a competent .witness against
her husband against whom the crime of
polygamy is charged.
Klg Railroad Strike In England.
Glasgow, Dec. 22. The railrord strike
is spreading rapidly. - About 3000 men
have already left work and it is expected
an additional thousand men will quit
to-night. Traffic throughout the district
' After Their' Money.
Chicago, 111., Dec. 22. Suits were be
gun today by a number of other deposit
ors in Kean's bank, recently suspended
who want amount of their depositi
returned on the ground that bank was
insolvent when deposits were made.
Denies Request for a Receiver.
Portland, Oregon," Dec. 22. In the
U. S. circuit court to-day Judge Deady
denied the petition of Charles R. Barnett,
of Kentucky, for the appointment of a
receiver for the Northwest Fire and
Marine Insurance Company.
England aa the Good Samariton.
London, Dec. 22. H. M. S. Magnet
sailed to-day for GaJway with a cargo of
potatoes and stores of all descriptions.
It is one of the largest cargoes ever sent
by the government to the starving in
habitants of certain sections of Ireland.
- Catholic Church Surned.
New York, Dec. 22. St. Bernards
Catholic church located on Fourteenth
street between Eight and Ninth avenue
was gutted by fire : this morning. The
loss is $15,000.
Kurned to Death.
Sctlek Creek, Cala., Dec. 22. J. B.
Curtis, an old and eccentric resident who
lived on 160 acres of land one mile from
town, was burned to death last night.
KILLED BT THE CARS.
Boy Attempts to Board a Orarel
, Train and Meets His Death.
Lafayette, Or., Dec. 20. Willie Lay
man, age 14 years, was run over by the
narrow gauge train at this place, and
was instantly killed to-day.- He at
tempted; to jump on the gravel train
when it was in motion, and in doing so
he fell between the cars and was run
over by five loaded gravel cars and one
cabooee. The youth was well liked by
all who knew him. He and several
other boys had repeatedly been warned
not to jump on the cars and it is a won
der that a like accident has not been
reported before this. The coroner is
now holding ah inquest. The railroad
company was not to blame for the acci
SITTIJTG BULL'S GHOST.
New. Fhase of the Indian Messiah Craze.
-The Ghost Dance Kegins Again.
Minneapolis, Dec. 20. A Tribune
special from Pierre, S. D., says a ranch
man in to-day from up the Bad river,
reports the hitherto semi-civilized tribe
of Two-Kettle Sioux began a wild ghost
dance night before last. Some of the
bucks when returning home, claimedto
have seen a white figure on the top of a
bluff. One of them said it was Sitting
Bull. The alleged phantom motioned
them to follow and glided from hill to
hill in direction of the Bad Lands. The
ranchman says the Indians accepted
this as a proof that Sitting Bull is the
Messiah, and that he was. beckoning
them to follow. The ghost dance is the
consequence, and the ranchman says
the Indians as far down as Willow creek
are affected. If the story is correct it is
a serious affair. ,
Raid on a Land Office.
Wacsau, Wis., Dec. 20. A great raid
on the landoffice to file on land in the
reservoir strip began at 9 this morning.
and thus far the filing has proceeded
without disturbance. The Wausau light
guards took station ' close to the land
office and everything passed of quietly
Eight hundred settlers left last night
with supplies, to squat on the land and
men who filed on the claims will have to
contest . against them. At Eau Claire
there was almost a - riot. The windows
of thelandoffice- were, "smahwir but the
landofficers succeeded in quieting the
The Koch Lymph Cure.
London, Dec. 20. Serious cases of lu
pus and phthisis and one of leprosy have
been treated by the Koch method at the
London hospitals, and the general results
were encouraging. The leprosy case was
marked by a lessening of pains and an
alteration in the form of the disease.
indicating that the progress of the dis
ease had been checked.
An Edinburgh patient, inoculated with
the Koch lymph,' died in the hospital
there yesterday. ' '
Indian War Veterans'- Pay.
Eugene, Dec. 20.--A committee of
Indian War Veterans to-day passed reso
lutions to be presented to the legislature
asking that body to take action leading
to the payment of volunteers for services
rendered in the Bogue river war. They
ask enough, together with what they
have received, to amount to $2 per day
as promised by the governor of the
Large Gold Receipt.
New Yokk, Dec. 22. The ' steamer
St. Pre arrived from Bremen this morn
ng with $1,307,000 worth of gold aboard
Chicago Wheat Market.
Chicago, HI. Dec. 22. Wheat easy
Cash 89, Jan. 90, May 98.
San Francisco Market.
San Fbancisco, Cal. Dec. 20. Wheat
buyer 90$1.30. Season $1.41.
For the New City on the Columbia River.
It is now a moral certaintv that verv
soon North Dalles is to receive, another
enterprise of greater importance to it
than the one already started and our
people must not be surprised if, at least.
two manufactories are soon put
unaerway. Mr. u. u. Taylor accom
panied by a gentleman, from Portland
leave for the east on an extended trip, in
a few days and on their return we shall
expect to see lively times at North
Dalles. Back of the proposition at Nor,
Dalles are men who are quietly working
oui mc rapid aeveiopment of the nortri
side of the river. Thev are financiailv
strong and able to put into practice
operation improvements of verv lai
magnitude. The next ninetv days will
change the appearance at North Dalles
and our people will then know what we
meant when we advised them to pur-
cnase sometmng in this young city.
The struggle of the warring factions of
the home rule party for one possession
of their newspaper, United Ireland, would
move one to laughter at the grim humor
of it, were it not that pity moves
. The total receipts at the recent church
fair were about $500, which means that
it was a magnificent success;
For a State Flower.
To the Editor of the Chronicle
I see the Oregonian asks for sugges
tions as to a flower for Oregon. Allow
me to name the "Ilex-leaved Mahonia,"
or Oregon grape as it is called ; i is cer
tainly beautiful in flower with
its rich cluster of golden blossoms
and then the foliage with its varying
shades, from the deepest green
to crimson, is always a thing of beauty,
especially as it is evergreen in character.
The Scarlet Currant, which has been
selected by correspondent, would only
represent a part 'of the state, as it is
rarely if ever found east of the Cascade
mountains. As an Eastern Oregonian
would object to its choice. - The Ma
honia, on ihe other- hand,' brightens
many spots the whole length of the land.
The Diamond flouring mill was tem
porarily closed - down last Saturday,
on accouut of the head miller's sickness.
Mr. Curtiss expects to start up the mill
in a few days. - He has a good supply of
flour and cracked wheat on hand.
The churches of the city were 'well
filled yesterday.' At the Congregational
Sunday, School Prof. Barrett made some
lively remarks which were well received
by the scholars and teachers.
The Dalles Ice Company is the only
one so far that has put up ice enough to
supply all customers for the entire sea
son. The fact that it did this entitles it
to confidence. : - -
"What a disagreeable old world." said -
the man as the gust of rain whirled past
him, on the misty trailing robes of whose, -wake
streamed the sunshine oh tlio-wiiigs
of the warm-breathed - winds. .""How
beautiful it has turned out to be !" con- t
tinued the weather-beaten man.
One On-looker to Another Hear those
bovs swear? Listen what names they are '
calling one another? ''Liar! Tyrant 1 Cor
ruptionist!" Boys, what on earth are
you doing? '
lioys (in chorus .flaying congress !
What SUsa Potter 11 OK Don.
Miss Beatrice Potter is at present one -
of the most famous and talked of wom
en in England. - She is a superbly beau
tiful woman, is of aristocratic connec
tions and owns a large fortune in her
own right. For several years past she
has been a devoted pupil and disciple of
Herbert Spencer. Having read and heard
all manner of grewsome stories of the
horrors endured by women in sweaters'
shops, she dressed herself in the odious
rags worn by that class, went down into
the City, found work, and for two months .
lived and labored side by side with
those miserable white slaves of the
Few knew her secret, and so cleverly
were her plans carried out that .neither
employers nor employes evar suspected
her identity. When she had thoroughly
informed herself on all minutuB relating
to the criminal tyranny exercised by the
sweaters, and on the hideous lives led
by their female victims, she threw off
her disguise, returned to the West End, .
gave exhaustive newspaper interviews
and appealed for legislative interference.
So strong and unanswerable were her
arguments, seconded by her own experi
ences, that parliament discussed ways
and means for righting this great wrong.
New York Telegram. . "
Will Women Combine?
Will women, combine is a question
that some of the foremost women in the
United States are considering with ref
erence to representation in a federation
at the World's fair." The strongest fe
male organization in the world is said
to be the Women's Christian Temper
ance union, which has auxiliaries all
over the country and a membership of -200,000.
The King's Daughters, includ
ing all the circles and subcircles, num
ber 135,000. There are 100,000 women in
the Ladies' Relief corps, the Suffragists'
are about 75,000 strong, the Kindergar
ten association 50,000, and the working
girls' societies in New York alone have
an army of 130,000. Here is a league of
more than half a million women banded
together for mutual and general good,
to which, under wise legislation, there
should be nothing but success, advance
ment and prosperity. And yet the ques
tion has been raised in Europe and
America, Will . women combine? Ex
change. Wedding Gowns.
Pretty Parisian wedding gowns for
the season are artistic and beautiful in
the extreme. The richest are composed
of the new brocaded satins, on whose
lustrous surface branches of orange blos
soms, white lilacs, snow drops, or . the
popular fleur-de-lis are strewn. Silver
embroidery or brocade is seen on several
Worth dresses. When a plain fabric is
desired peau de eoie, bengaline, soft,
thick, repped silk or white satin sewn
thickly with pearls, a la Dorothy Ten
nan t, may be ehosen. For trimmings
there are ruches of white ostrich tips or
of lace, thick, close frills of white mous
seline de soie, or handsome silver and
pearl passementeries. Often the long
polonaise is of brocade, and the under
skirt cf embroidered lace or muslin. Or
a plain skirt with bodice waist has u
long train of rich brocade. New York '