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The Dalles Daily Chronicle.
The only Republican Daily Newspapet n
- NOV. 9, 1896?
JS ASTERN OFFICE 230 to 234 Temple
Court, N. Y; City. E. KATZ, Agent.
WHAT IT MEANS.
It is too soon after the removal
of obstructions to navigation at the
Cascades to measure the benefits to
be derived therefrom. It is too soon
to yet measure the distance or name
the territory that will be benefited in
greater or less degree by the com
pletion of this great work. The
Dalles will of course,' from its posi
tion at the head of navigation, and
from the fact that it is also the only
Eastern Oregon point on that' part of
the Columbia now open to tide water,
which is also in communication with
any large area of country, receive
more substantial benefits than any
other point. Heretofore the coun
try lying south of us has re
ceived its supplies from this point to
the distance of 200 and 250 miles.
Klickitat county, "Washington, to the
north, Crook, Lake and Grant to the
south, have received a large portion
of their supplies here and shipped
from here a large portion of their
npn iir.ra QKAmn. ,1 if A
counties have dealt with us largely
That the area of our trade is to be
increased cannot be doubted. The
completion of the work at the Cas
cades has made The Dalles a com
petitive point, and hereafter freight
rates from the East will not be great
er to this point than to Portland,
Seattle or Tacoma. What does this
mean ? It means that the wholesale
merchant who desires can locate here
and supply the rich agricultural and
stock country tributary to this point
much more cheaply than from any
other. It means that The Dalles can,
as a commercial centr, give better
rates on merchandise to points east
of us along the O. R. & N. than Port
land or any other place. It means
that the area of country tributary to
The Dalles will be doubled, because
Portland wholesale prices can be
met here. It means the cheapest
possible freight rates on all products
of the country, seeking market, and
on all merchandise imported. It
means unexampled business prosper
ity for The Dalles, and its speedily
taking its place as a new and im
portant business center.
It means more for The Dalles
than for any other place; but it
means a great deal for a great many
other points. Wasco and Klickitat
counties ship yearly 1,500,000 bush
ete of wheat, and for every bushel
the farmer will now receive from 5
to 8 cents more than he otherwise
would. Sherman county ships from
1,000,000 to 1,500,000 bushels of
wheat, and on this vast amount from
3 to 5 cents a bushel will be added
to what would otherwise be the
price. This means that $150,000 to
$200,000 will be left yearly with the
farmers that otherwise they would
not have received. Not only this,
but the enhanced price will cause an
increase in the acreage that will add
considerable to the above sums.
The Dalles has shipped usually
from 5,000,000 to 6,000,000 pounds
of wool yearly, and while the riyer
competition heretofore has done won
ders towards giving us cheap freight
rates; it is safe to say that they will
be yet further reduced. Our sheep
owners will gain at least a cent a
pound, or will at any rate be able to
maintain the present low freight
rates, if indeed, they do not some
what improve on them. This mekns
lk tuis inuusiry aione ou,uuu, and
in the country tributary to The
Dalles nearly double that sum. It
puts us in shape to offer such prices
for wool that Whether it is brought
here or not, the "grower will get the
benefit 'of our prices, since they will
justify him in hauling it here if bet
ter rates are not offered him than be
has heretofore been able to com
mand. All this section will be able to
compete with, down-river points for
the Portland market in vegetables
and small fruits, and this is by no
means a small matter. Our fruit in
dustries will be largely stimulated,
and more than all, as business begets
business, our population will rapidiy
increase, giving our farmers a large
and profitable home market.
With all these advantages it will
soon be apparent that factories are
necessary and will be profitable.
We have near us quantities of hem
lock, the bark of which is first-class
for tanning purposes. We have
6,000,000 pounds of wool to be
scoured, and the same amount to be
put into blankets and woolen goods
for our own people. It will be seen
that it is more profitable, instead of
shipping hides to the East and im
porting shoes and boots, to tan and
make them here.
All in all, the future of The Dalles
appears indeed bright, and we pre
diet for ' hei an increase in popula
tion that will make her second only
to Portland in the cities of this state,
and that will cause her to maintain
her well-earned reputation of being
the best city of size on the coast.
It may truthfully be said of her that
she has never- had a business failure
of any magnitude, and the number
of successful and prosperous men on
the coast who first laid the founda
tion of their foi tunes in the little
city of The Dalles, would almost
equal her present population.
With the coming of spring The
Dalles begin an era of business
prosperity that will extend her busi
ness blocks all over that section be
low the bluff, and cover the gentle
slopes above them with the handsome
residences of a prosperous, happy
and energetic people.
Two bright lady representatives, lor
light, refined work. Good tav and srood
poeition open if enccessfal. Call at
room 4, Umatilla house, from 5 to 8
Anyone desiring their chimneys
cleaned can have it done by calling upon
or addressing Mr. Ike Peary or James
Hogan, The Dalles or telephone to No
Thin hoga or feeders. For further
partipulars inquire of John Parrot.
Freeh Tillamook creamery butter re
ceived direct every week at The Dalles
Commission Co.'s store. King 'em up
'Phoues 128 and 255. oct24-lm
Caih In Your Checks.
All county warrants registered prior
to July 11, 1892, will be paid at my
once. Interest ceases after Oct. 20,
1896. C. L. Phillips,
Leaves the Umatilla house 8 a. m
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Douglas Allen, Prop.
There's more clothing destroyed by
poor soap than by actual wear as the
free alkali rots them. Hoe cake is
Work Horses .
For sale. Or will ATnhflTlffa fn nnino
and calves. Time given on first-class
security. For particulars inquire of O.
E. Bayard, The Dalles, Or., or Frank
Watkins, at ranch on 15-Mile. 21-wlm
Before going elsewhere, call on
L. COMINI, The Dalles, Or.,
For a Tombstone. Warranted
to stand for all time, regardless
of wind or weather.
74 Second Street. .
POULTRY, FISH and GAME
69 TELEPHONES 69
By virtue of an execution Issued ont
of the Circuit Court of the State of
Oregon on the 12th dav of August, 1896, in a
suit therein pending wherein Stella K. Eddy is
plain'iff and O. D. Taylor, Sarah K. Taylor
John Barger, State of Oregon, as trustee for the
common school fund of Wasco county, Oregon,
Joseph A. Johnson and C. W. Catber are defend
ants, to me directed and commanding me to sell
uix oi me mnas nereinaiier uescnoea to sansiy
the sum of $377.50 and Interest theieon at the
rate of ten per cent per annum from the 10th
day of June, 1896, and the further sum of $50 at
torney's fees and 20 costs and disbursements, I
wui, on ine lain a ay oi eeptemDer, lsve, at tne
hour of 2 o'clock p. m. of said day, at the court
house door in Dalles City, Oregon, sell at public
auction to the highest bidder for cash in nand,
all of the following described real Tronertv situ
ated in said county and state, to-wit: Com
mencing at a point luu jeet west and 60 feet
south from the southeast corner of that tract of
land' deeded by Mary A. Stephenson and D. D.
btephenson to Geo. W. Rowland, parallel with
the western boundary line of Neyce and Gibson's
Addition to Dalles City, thence southerly 120
feet; thanoe westerly 100 ieet to tbe eastern
boundary line of the Dalles Military Reserva
tion; thence north along said reservation line
120 feet; thence easterly on the south line of
Eighth street to the place of beginning; to
gether with all and singular the tenements, her
editaments and appurtenances thereunto be
longing or in any wise appertaining.
1. J. JJtUVIK,
al5-5t-2 Sheriff of Wasco County, Or-
Notice is hereby riven that the undersiened
has been duly appointed by the County Court
or tne state oi uiegon lor wasco county, guar
dian of the person and estate of Albert Lehman
an Insane person. All persons having claims
against saia estate are nereoy requirea to pre
sent them to me at my residence in Dalles City,
uregon, wra proper voucner..
GEORGE A. HEBE.
Guardian of the person and estate of Albert
Dated this 26th day of September, 1896.
Leave orders at The Dalles Com mis
sion Co.'s store for dressed chickens.
Telephones 128 and 255. Ring 'em
EAST and SOUTH via
The Shasta Route
Southern Pacific Comp'y.
Trains leave and are due to arrive at Portland.
FBOH JUNE 23, 1895.
f- OVERLAND EX-1
press, Salem, Rose-'
I burg, Ashland, Sac- I
I ramento, Ogden,San S
1 Franciseo, Moiave,
Los Angeles, El Paso,
I New Orleans and I
Roseburg and w-y sta
tions Via Woodburn for-)
West Seio, Browns- S
ville.Springfleld and f
Salem and way stations
(Corvallis and way
j McMinnville and)
(way stations j
8:10 A. M.
4:00 P. M
7:30 A. M
4:45 P. M
no. CO A.M.
t 6:20 P.M.
t 8:25 P.M.
Daily. . t Daily, except Sunday.
DINING CAES ON OGDEN EOUTE.
PULLMAN BtJFFET SLEEPERS
AND SECOND-CLASS SLEEPING CAES
Attached to all Through Trains.
Through Ticket Office, 134 Third street, where
through tickets to all points in the Eastern
States, Canada and Europe can be obtained at
lowest rates from
J. B. KIRKLAND, Ticket Agent.
All above trains arrive at and depart from
Grand Central Station, Fifth and Irving streets.
Passenger Depot, foot of Jetterson street.
Leave for OSWEGO, week days, at 6:00, 7:20,
10:15 a. m.; 12:15, 1:45, 5:25, 6:45, 8:05 p. m.
(and 11:30 p.m. on Saturday only). Arrive at
Portland at 7:10, 8;30, 11:25 a, m.; 1:30, 3:15, 6:35,
Leave for Sheridan, week days, at 4:30 p. ml
Arrive at Portland, 9:30 a. m.
Leave for AIRLIE on Monday, Wednesday and
Fri'iay at 9:40 a.m. Arrive at Portland, Tues
day, Thursday and Saturday at 3 :05 p. m.
Sunday trains for 08WEGO leave at 7:20, 8:40,
10:15a. ra.: 12:15,1:45,3:30,5:25 6:45 p.m. Ar
rive at Portland at 12:a5, 8:30, 10:00 11;25 a. m.:
1:80, 3:15, 5:10, 6:35, 7:55 p. m.
R. KOEHLEE, E. P. ROGERS,
Manager. Asst G. F. & Pass. Agt.
CHines -and Gigats.
oeverage, unequaled as a
STUBLING & WILLIAMS.
Remember, all these goods
lueaoie ana. iasnionapje, ana
proached in The Dalles.
and is the result oi colds and
sudden climatic changes.
Fop your Protection
we positively state that this
remedy does not contain
mercury or any other injur
ious drag. c
Ely's Cream Balm
is acknowledged to be the most thorough cure for
Nasal Catarrh, Cold in Bead and Hay Fever of all
remedies. It opens and cleanses the nasal passages,
allays pain and Inflammation, heals the sores, pro
tects the membrane from colds, restores the senses
of taste and smeU. Price 50c. at Druggists or by mail.
ELY BBOTHjEBS. 66 Warren Street, Hew York.
ST. MARY'S ACADEMY,
The Dalles, Oregon.
This institution will be re-opened for the re
ception of boarders and day pupils on
Monday, September 7th. 1896.
Parents and guardians are kindly requested to
be prompt in sending tbeir duughteis or wards
at the beginning of the session that all may en
joy the lull benefit of nroner cliissifinatinn.
The classes are divided Into five grades the
Primary, Junior, Preparatory, Senior and Gradu
ating. Those who are desirous of acquiring a
thorough business education have all the facili
ties for so dolne. Book-keening. Stenoiroirhv.
Typewriting, and Telegraphy are taught at the
The Musical Department affords special oppor
tunities to acquire a knowledge of the Piano,
Organ, Violin, Zither, Mandolin and Guitar.
Thorough Bass a"d Harmony taught according
to the most approved methods.
Vocal Music in classes, German, French, and
all kinds of Plain and Ornamental Needlewoak
taught free of charge.
In the Studio, lessons are given n Pastelle,
Oil, Metalic, Mineral and Water Colors, and iu
ST. JOSEPH'S SCHOOL, COB BOSS.
The attention of parents is called to this pop
ular branch of the institution, which is under
the supervision of a competent teacher. Boys
attending this t-chool will receive fl rst-class in
struction in the branches taught.
For further particulars and rates of tuition, ap-
' j nit tuo Avuueiuy or uuuress
eptl-lmo SISTER SUPERIOR.
BOSTON AND ALL
POINTS EAST and SOUTH
For Information, time cards, maps dni ticket
cal on or write to
W. C. ALIA WAY. Agent,
The Dalles, Oregon
A. D. CHARLTON, Aset. G. P. A.,
255. Morrison Cor. Third. Portland Oregon
- BUSCH and
Nutrine, a non-alcoholic
Buys a good BOYS'SUIT at C. F. Steph
ens.' Intermediate prices up to $4.50.
Is all C. F. Stephens asks for a servicea
ble suit of MEN'S CLOTHING. The
best Black Diagonal for $12.00.
An elegant assortment of
1896 styles just received,
a part oi which may be
seen in show window.
are latest made. warm, serv-
at prices never before
Full Assortment of
DRY GOODS, FANCY GOODS,
Boots and Shoes. Don't fail
to examine onr new stock.
which we personally selected ?S'
m aw lor uity and Phila
delphia. We guarantee the
lowest prices in town.
Leave your orders for
Dressed Chickens, Fish,
Fine Dairy Butter, Eggs,
Fruits and Vegetables of all kinds,
COAL AND ICE,
THE DflltLES GOflUHISSIOJl CO.'S STORE.
Corner Second and Washington Sts.
DURABLE, SUBSTANTIAL, ORNAMENTAL.
Cost only twice as mnch as wooden walks, and will last
forever. One should surround every block in the city.
Make a specialty of laying Cement Walks, and guaran
tee their work. Estimates of cost furnished on appli
cation to the above.
Cascade Watm Springs Hotel
IS NOW OPEN" FOR GUESTS.
Board and Room per day $1.25
Board and Room per week $7.00 and 8.00
Baths 25c each
For Particulars Address T
274 Taylor Street, - - aug7-dylmo
"There is a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at its flood
leads on to fortune."
The poet unquestionably had reference to the
Closing ,l)ut Sale of Furniture and Carpets
at CRANDALL & BURGET'S,
; Who are selling these goods out at greatly-reduced rates
MICHELBACH BRICK. - - 'UNICJS'sT.
Kill or catch those Flies
-with "TANGLEFOOT" or "DTJTCHER'S LIGHT
NING FLY KILLER;
Only 5c a Double Sheet at
When tbe Train, stops at THE DALLES, get off on the Sonth Side'
: , AT THK
HEW COIiUjWBlfl HOTEIi
This large and popular House does the principal hotel business,
and Is prepared to furnish the Best Accommodations of any
House in the city, and at tbe
$1.00 per Day. - pirst
OfHee for all Stage X.Ines
- points In Ksitsra Oregon
In this Bosel.
Corner of front and Union Bta.
low rate of ..
Qlass Teals, 25 Cei?ts
lea-rins; Ths Dalles for sill ...
and KaiUrn Washington,
T. T. NICHOLAS, Propr