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THE DALLES, OREGON. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 1899
BOYS IN IT
FOR A BLOW
SMsl at tot Water Torts Hear
Rebels Finally Fled in Wild Disorder
General Miller Reports That the
Filipinos in the Suburbs of lloilo
are Believed to be Disintegrating.
New Yobk, Feb. 21. A dispatch to
tbe Herald from Manila says: The
enemy were concentrating all day at tbe
water works and in front of King's bri
gade. They became so nagging in front
of King's position that tbe general sent
two companies of tbe First Washington
infantry over tbe Pasig river. Tbey
swept tbe country for two miles and
then swung over tbe river bank, oppo
site the insurgent trenches facing the
American position at Macati, and opened
a flank fire on the insurgents across the
Two guns of the Sixth artillery, nnder
Lieutenant Ecott, pounded the insur
gent positions, while tbe troops from
Macati charged and drove the enemy
before them. Fifteen Filipino dead
were found and four wounded. Two
American soldiers were wounded by tbe
explosion ot Springfield rifles.
The declaration of Aguinaldo that he
has made a human war is a fabrication.
In the past few weeks the Bed Cross has
baen like a red flag to the insurgents.
Captain Pierce, of Mc Arthur's staff,
testifies that he has been shot at by
, sharp-shooters fifty times in the pro
visional hospital. Not an ambulance or
litter came which was not a signal for a
shower of bullets.
ine surgeons of the hospital corps.
who were giving aid to tbe Filipinos as
well as to the American wounded, were
a target for the sharpshooters. A
wounded man who was being carried
from the field was killed by insurgents
concealed in a tree. Tbe Red Cross peo
ple are now going armed.
Makes the food more delicious and wholesome
ROYAL BAKING POWDCH CO., NEW YORK.
r. Tbe most damage was done on
Euaeka flat, and the farmers there have
already commenced rt seeding. In a few
sections the wheat was protected by tbe
enow, bat a majority of the fields will
be resceded. An accurate estimate of
tbe damage done cannot be made nntil
the ground is thoroughly thawed out,
but it is feared that it will be worse tban
was first reported. Advices from Uma
tilla county are to the effect that much
of the wheat there has also been destroy
ed. Farmers are now busiy engaged
in making examination of their lands,
with different results. Each farmer
will have to decide tbe question for
himself, as there is no welt-defined
district in which the wheat has been destroyed.
A Pleasant, Simple: but Safe and Ef
fecual Cure for It.
flamed you have a rumbling sound or
imperfect hearing, and when it is en
tirely closed, Deafness is the result,' and
unless the inflammation can be taken
out and this tube restored to its normal
condition, hearing will be destroyed for
ever; nine cases out of ten are caused
by catarrh, which is-nothing but an in
flamed condition xf the mucous sur
faces. We will give One Hundred Dollars fo.
any case of Deafness (caused by catarrh)
that cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh
Cure. Send for circulars ;, free.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, O.
fSold by Druggists, 75c. 6-10
OF A SPREE
Tbe Dtfte of Orleans Has Bnexuecleily
. ArriTcl at Brussels.
And Will Now Consult With His Party
Leaders as to the Advisability of a
Two Women and Two Children Suffo
cated by Gas.
All Quiet at lloilo.
. Washington, Feb. 21. The war de
partment has received the following:
Manila, Feb. 21. General Miller un
der date of February 19, reports that the
insurgent forces of a few miles out from
lloilo are believed to be disintegrating.
He can maintain his position with tbe
present force. Business in the city is
being resumed. ' He has sent up four
representative men, officials of the cap
ital, from the island of Negros, where
tbe Americans rnieed their flag, and
American protection is requested against
small insurgent forces in the island.
Affairs there and in Cuba are .very en
Affairs here are quiet. A small insur
gent force east of the city was driven
away with a considerable loss to the
Manila. Feb. 21. 1:15 p. m. The
transport Newport has arrived from Ilo
' ilo with dispatches from Miller to Otis.
She reports all quiet at lloilo. The
American troops there are occupying
tbe suburbs of Jaro and Molo, business
has been resumed generally with tbe
outside world, and there has been no
fighting since February 12.
All is quiet at Manila. ibe beat is
causing some inconvenience, . but no
casualties have been reported.
Wheat Badly Damaged.
Walla Walla, Wash., Feb. 20. Re
ports from all sections of the country in
dicate that a large percentage of wheat
was frozen out "by the recent cold weath-
Catarrh of tbe stomach has long been
considered the next thing, to incurable.
The usual symptoms are a full or bloat
ing sensation after eating, accompanied
sometimes with sour and watery risings,
a formation of gases, causing pressure
on the heart and lungs and difficult
breathing; headaches, fickle appetite,
nervousness and a general played out
There is often a foul taste in the mouth
coated tongue and if tbe interior of tbe
stomach could be seen it would show a
slimy, inflamed condition.
The cure of this common and obsti
nate trouble is found in a treatment
which causeB the food to be readily .thor
oughly digested before it can to ferment
and irritate the delicate mucus surfaces
of tbe stomach. To secure a prompt and
healthy digestion is the one necessary
thing to do,'aud when normal digestion
is secured the catarrhal condition will
According to Dr. Harlanson the safest
and best treatment is to use after each
meal a tablet,composed of Diatase, Asep
tic Pepsin, a little Nux, Golden Seal
and fruit acids. - These tablets can now
be found at all drugstores under tbe
name of Stuart's Dyspepsia Tablets, and
not being a patent medicine can be used
with perfect safety and assurance that
healthy appetite and thorough digestion
will certainly follow their regular use af
Mr. N- J. Booher, of 2710 Dearborn r
street, Chicago, 111., writes: " "Catarrh'
is a local condition resulting rom a
neglected cold in the head, wbereby the
lining membranes of. the nose become
inflamed and the ' poisonous discharge
therefrom passing backward into the
throat reaches tbe stomach, thus pro
ducing catarrh of the stomach. Medical
authorities prescribed for me for" three
years for catarrh of the stomach without
cure, but today I am tbe happiest of
men after using only one box of Stuart's
Dyspepsia Tablets. I cannot, find ap
propriate words to express my good feel
ing. I have found flesh, appetite and
sound rest from their use."
Stuart's Dyspepsia Tablets is tbeeafest
preparation as well as the simplest and
most convenient remedy for any form of
ndigestion, catarrh of tbe stomach,
billiousnees, eour stomach, heartburn
and bloating after meals.
Send for little book mailed free, on
stomach troubles, by addressing Stuart
Co., Marshall, Mich. Tbe tablets can
be found at all drugstores.
Deafness Cannot be Cared.
by local applications, as tbey cannot
reach the diseased portion of the ear
There is only one way to cure deafness
and that is by constitutional remedies
Deafness is caused by an inflamed con
dition of the mucous lining of the Eus
tachian Tube. When this tube is in-
Philadelphia, Feb. 19. Mrs. Charles
Fahrenkamp, aged .33 years ; her two
children, Florence and William, aged 10
and 9 years, and an unknown woman,'
aged about 35 years, were found dead to
day in a room in Mrs. Fahrenkamp's
home, on North Fifty-second street." The
gas was turned on and life had apparently
been extinct for several days. Scattered
about the first floor were, remnants of
cigars and cigarettes and empty beer
and whisky bottles.
The bodies were found by a next-door
neighbor, who had forced an entrance to
the bouse. Tbe last beard from the i
mates of the house was Thursday night,
when the piano was kept playing until a
late hour. Mrs. Fabrenkamp's husband,
who is a traveling salesman, left home
about a week ago on business for his firm
Millions Given Away.
It is certainly gratifying to the public
to know of one concern in tbe land who
are not afraid- to be generous to tbe
needy and suffering, The proprietors
of Dr. King's New Discovery for con
sumption, coughs and colds, have given
away oer ten million trial bottles of this
great medicine ; and have the satisfac
tion of knowing it has absolutely cured
thousands of hopeless cases. Asthma,
bronchitis, hoarseness and all diseases
of the throat, chest and lungs are surely
cured by it. Call on Blakeley & Hough
ton, druggists, and get a free trial bottle.
Regular size, 50 cents and $1. Every
bottle guaranteed or price refunded. 3
- White Pass Railroad.
Skagway, Alaska, Feb. 16, via Seattle,
Feb. 20, The task of building a railroad
along the precipitous side of the canyon
from Skagway to the summit ot White
pass, an elevation, of nearly 3000 feet,
has been completed. The first carload
of freight was delivered on the summit
yesterday. Tbe event was made the
occasion of an exchange of courtesies be
tween the railway and Canadian officials,
From the summit to Lake Bennett the
work of construction is comparatively
easy, and the track will, be laid in a few
. ' Brave Men Fall
Victims to stomach, liver and kidney
troubles as well as women, and all feel
the results in loss of appetite, poisons in
tbe blood, backache, nervousness, bead-
ache and tired, listless, run down feel
ing.' But there's no need to feel like
that. Listen to J. W. Gardner, Idaville
ina. tie says: "JMectnc .Bitters are
just tbe thing for a man when he is all
run down, and don't cure whether be
lives or dies. It did more to give me
new strength and good appetite than
anything 1 could take. lean now eat
anything and have a new lease on life.
Only 50 cents at Blakeley & Hough
ton'e drug store. - Every bottle guaran
teea. . . . g
Use Clarke &
Tonic for dandruff and falling hair.
Brussels, Feb. 21. The Duke of Or
leans has unexpectedly arrived here. It
is reported that be considers the moment
opportune for a monarchistic attempt iu
France. He will consult with the lead
ers of his party on the matter.
New Yobk, Feb. 21. A Bpecial to the
Herald from Paris says :
Tbe Figaro says that M. Jules Le
M ait re' s letter is causing serious splits
in the League Patrie Francaise. The
Figaio publishes this interview with
Prince Henri of Orleans on the subject
of votes for him on Saturday :
'Certainly I was not a candidate, but
it undoubtedly gives me pleasure. I
have always worked simply , for my
country, bowing before tbe government
given to it by tbe national will eleven
years ago. At present things are greatly
changed. I think there is a disagreement
between the government and the feel
ing of the people. That is what tbe last
election has clearlv shown.
Tbe period of humiliation abroad and
disturbance at home, though just paesed,
shows the necessity of a change in the
"The only form of government which
conciliates the rights and needs of de
mocracy with the exigencies of a great
power that has neighbors, can be had
by the confidence of all in one to give
satisfaction to the demands of the peo
ple, tbe interest of threatened trade and
industry, and the feelings of honor and
justice which we bear."
"Would vou consent to be the head of
such a government?"
"I am always at the disposal of my
Ministers Met Today.
Pabis, Feb. 21. The ministers met
today. Lou bet presided. Ibe presi
dent communicated to them a message
to parliament which,will be read in tbe
chamber of deputies and the senate this
afternoon. The council ordered that all
public offices, schools and bourses be
closed on tbe day of Faure's funeral.
as to our just claim of having
Muslin Underwear of high
quality combined with low
price, can best be obtained at
our Muslin Underwear de
partment this week.
Counters heaped with a collection ot well-made, neatly
trimmed Muslin Undergarments, offered you at prices that
are less than the cost of each single garment, if yoa did
the sewing, muslin and trimming buying.' You know what
home-made garments cost ; make a memo, of the figure,
then come here and see if we can't give you a better gar
ment for the same money. MuBlin Undergarments at
10c, 12Jc, 19c, 29c, 55c, 79c and $1.13.
R. m. ttlilliams & Co.
Worklnc Might and Day
The busiest and mightiest little thing
that ever was made is Dr. King's New
Life Pills. Every pill is a sugar-coated
g'obule of health, that changes weakness
into strength, listleesness Into energy
brain-fag into mental power. They're
wonderful in building up tbe health
Only 25 cents per box. Sold by Blakeley
& Houghton. 3
California's Hot Wave.
San Fbancisco, Feb. '20. Not since
1870 has California been visited by such
a spell of fine weather as is now prevail
ing throughout the state. .
The temperature on Saturday in this
city reached 80 degrees, and the mercury
has been hovering around that point ever
since, at night the winds from the ocean
making eleep possible. There is danger in
the warm weather, however, as tbe fruit
trees are blossoming, and should, froets
foUow,the damage would be irreparable.
In some country districts, the ther
mometer registered- 92 degrees. Pro
fesBor Hammon, of the, United States
weather bureau, does Dot look for rain
for several days or possibly a week.
Ghroniele Publishing Co.
The Dalles, Oregon,
Wasco warehouse C
Headquarters for Seed Grain of ail kinds.
Headquarters for Feed Grain ot ?n kinds
Headquarters for Rolled Gram, ail kinds.
Headquarters for Bran; Shorts, sVEfiSgo'
Headquarters for "Byers' Best" Pendle-
4-fYIk "Plnint This Flour is manufactured expressly for family
AWIU. use: every sack is guaranteed to give satisfaction.
We sell our goods lower than any honse in the trade, and if you don't think eo
call and get our prices and be convinced.
Highest Prices Paid for Wheat, Barley and Oats.