SlillsttiKtte Jfarwcr. suri,XjEiiMaEHsra?. SALEM. FHIDAY. APKII, 17, 1871. TELEGRAPHIC. EASTERN NEWS. Cimcauo. April 8. Washlm-ton dls ntches sav tliu 1)111 of thi' Military Com- ulttce rediicjng the nrmy win In regular rder to-dnv. Members of the Commit- ee arc of opinion that tliu House will ass a mil more swooning in lie rcuue ions. Tlio ponding lilll gives to heads f various suill" depnrtinei.U the rank mi luiv of brigadier generals. It Is bought the rank nnd pay of these ofH ers will nnniiy no nxcu nseoioneis. in lany other respects tliu rank ot stall fHcer will lie Komcwliiit reduced. Washington, April H. (Jen. mitier ppi'iiri'ii before tin- Way and Means amimittoe. no oompiuniou inai wn-v-avs had been examined In relation in is private uilulrs while he was not resent, ami he had not received notlflea Ion tlmt such testimony would he taken. Dawes explained that all reicieiico io Im (Under) In the tcstlnioiij liad heen ncidontal. The Committeu could not now In advance what witnesses would testify. ft Hock Informed Butler that Sanborn Would bo examined to-morrow, and Would probably be questioned with jegnrtl to ills operations during the war, wriicn ho lield sumo commission under Butler. Butler paid lie could not be present to- morrow. Hn sold tile OIllV OlllecMlllUoril n , held was Unit of provost messenger, to e ' t. i .. i.... -.....-.l... l. ........ Seep onilT till It uwui liliiuiui; wma'u Baltimore nnd Fortress Monroe. Wltertholdv. tlio now French Minister. ' ' presented his credentials to the President . riio-tluy, witli tliu usual formalities. KKff YOHK, April b. At a meeting oi aster mechanic and builders last oven nlBg, it wns resolved to employ, nftorMny uat. no ineii wno arc unwilling to worn ten hours. This morning JJoonoy Harris, n wen 'known pugilist, quarrelled in Clark's ilonn.l In Amitv street. With V III. iClough, son of Professor Clotigh, and was fctnlly shot. Clough escaped. .The steamer Europe vas valued at one ud quarter millions, and was Insured in French company at about two-thirds her value. Her cargo was very valuable ahliily silks, wines and sardines. The gents think tlmt lliu value of her cargo ir8 not less than olio million; probably laaiircd. HJoston. April 8. Fifteenth liallot: ! Dawes, tllj Hoar, 0T; Curtis, 7:!; Adams, M; Hunfnid, 11; VVnshburuc, 7; Colt, L'; iwh lit or nnd Ph 1 ph. 1 eacli. Tliu con rWnltfiii tfmU it r-ccosM nf mm hoiti. B'Ai.iiany, April 7. Tho Kennte, with aly three negatives, and the House .MMiiiimnusly, iudorseil theatui-iurlatlou aessagu of tlovernor l)ix, and passed res olutions Instructing the New York Sen ators and Jtcpicscutallvcs in Congress to mist inilallou, and laiiorioru speetiy re avniptloii of specie payment. .MWasiiimiio.n, April P. Tliu Pn"liloiit hss t.Neelved tliu resignation of ux Govoriuu Uw, Minister Io China, taking tiled hjhui "mhmiIhiiiikiii of his xiiLi-e'O-or. "Ni:w YoiiK.Aprilt. 'Ihinipwcornlilniillni Mlwettli tliu l'aolllu Mall, Union I'ai'illunud , Panama ('ouii.inies Is regarded ,ns uIiiuhl h fcot. Yesterday there wan an lulortnid meet teg of repicbPiitattves of tho three corpora 'Mao at the Pacific Mall Company's nlllee, Kaasel Sagu and Uoo. Scott representing the fVnuniA uiul 1'iLclllft 'iiiiiiatiiHM. and 1 lit. '.Mtlvo Dirtctom representing the Union Pa - 'Ho. Tlio advocates nnd promoters of these " fMtorprlsus say that their kiivcral Interests fWill hosubi.cred hy iquitablo working ar- t ibuciiioiiih, njini-n-v iiiaiviLiiiui lhiiiiiuii ' Men will bo avoided In viow of tlio propood k (ztensioii of facilities to outside orgaulmt- i,- tons. Upo. .Scott will go to Duropo at an ' tarly dato to make arrangements with tho J BBgllbh and (lerman suliatlanllo ccuipanlos With a view of benetUIng tho l'atiama Kail- IWd Company. Sydney Dillon regards the proposed combination us a desirable nrranKO- nent, nnd rays It is piobalilo tlio agreeuieut Will bo consummated. HGALVKiaoN, April S. Tho mull coach be tween Sun Antunl and Austin was robbed )Mt night. Tliu pas-engerri, II in mnnber, '. let all their jew dry and money, about (.),00n tf la all. Tliu mall bans weru also rilled. vTfcCllU'A(io, April W. Tlio weather Is ex- uuuoiy cold, almost unprccediiiuu lor tliu soil oi i no jeer. HAintlMiuim. Pa.. April S. The Demo- erstiu Legislative Caucus this aficrnoon ' agreed to opuoso tho Ceutonnlnl Approprla MMen Hill, and ti bill for iiicrp.e-liig tliu debt r rhlladelphla until tho Heiitiblicau major- a' in thu House agreo Io us Ibu Appruprl on Hill lor thu city, f Iii:w Oui.kans, April S Serious damages ('apprehended hi this city from tho over- wing 01 tnu river, wmeii lias uroKeuocr i levee in suteral places, a break lias Mcurred hi tho luveo below Larroltou, and w water is running through brisklv. iSKkw Yoiik, April H. At Patlensburg M(w Jersey, lxstoveiiing, one of tho four bailers used for euinprt'sliii! air lor thu lite af' drills being worked in Jugtowu Tim mi aiploded. lour men were instantly killed aad several Injured. Mrs. .Simmons, who driving by in a carriage at thu time, fatal I v injured bv LcIiil- thrown from Mb vehicle. HBo.sto.v, April '.Tho elglileenth ballot atultid as IuIIowk : Dawes. HI: Hoar. TJ: Ctertls, 71; Adams, ir; Sanford, 8; lluuks, 7; iWashburil, 4: Whlltlor, 1, WASHINGTON, April t). Houghton lllls btcii authorlzeil by the House Committee aa Pacillc ltaiiroads to report n bill re- ajtrlug tliu Union Pacillc ltailroad Com Buy to operate tlio bridge across tho bsotiri river at Omaha as part of its .aaaninuous line of road. This bill is du- t BMRICU to put a stop to tlie present ixtrn .afiarges for fa-lglit and passengers, ex- aati'd lor transiorrlng them ncro.-s tho iiTer by this biidgc. Ten dollars per car now cnurgeii lor br h Il'u to s. nnd ch Inconvenience is occasioned ml I'll IllV-'UllVUIIieilCU IS OCCU.SlOlietl IO ' .l'wn ....J.'H, nil, .. moi.iaiiii.in, sengcrs bv compelling tliein to cliaiiL'eion ,bo Tichborne trial, was found guilty. eiiberu. (.iiiua.iiiiij,uitinioiiianti Ie8l, i.me were sentenced to (Ivuauif seven 111 tlie District of Columbia investlga- n T nomas Lucas whs exam net to jvo tho priority of the contract award- I to him for paving tlie streets, which is Kubscmicntiy given to ll iighain. stniiistiT at liiiladclnhla. who was Id by (Jov. iShcphcnl lo bu jiresident of ! the Illddle Keystone P.ivlng Co. In ther-anborii Invcsllgutloii. Mudge. kief of the Biiccial agents of the Trena il, statisl Sanborn's rouiieotluii with the Department, which It appears wmb to detect smuggling between Cauadaaud lioston. Skw Yoiik. April 10. Itepresentntlvos of tho Puunm, Union IVcltiu and Pacific Mill Companies held a imetlti yo-terday, slid mi' hm d their proposed agreement.' Tliu Union Paclllu directum wished the raics ol freight on itn io be nisei I to the former stand rtrd, Hvh rents pnr pomul This w.is op I o-eii by tho PacIIKi Mull and Panumii dlrHU nrs. who ihh k tht-rc N inori' money in esr r. Ingies hi 'our cents r pound, as liy (but rate trafllo will bo Httrscted Ai.iu.ny. April 111. Lofiistetii.CiiuvlRit-l of tlie minder of a p.iliUer last tVII. was hniiged nt":'.M this mtoriKion, pnnusihig in niH"ene Nasiivim.k, April 10. Hrystit, the murder er nl h e. le. .. Iixnetsl ii nl'icriiiHiii. Ni:w YiUtK, April 10 A illp.eh lioni St. JdlniM, Now li.inulUiiil, Hj! lie stcHiili'i' Tl 4rcsM, ol iIki l'uliirlo HXilltlon, while shiI inuiilnt.'. explmled tier tkiilr. Two nllleeis and twenty of rrew m ro KiIIhI. I'llU'Aoo, A prllU. Vhe west her fiirl lip pnl three days has Ih-imi extieni- ly enlil llmmuli lit the VVixl. and us Ihixiii h s l.llile Hork Snow ft-II io day hi Snutiiprti Ohm to the depth ot live Inches. At t'alro therouiMl whs white with slum'. At UiiIh Hock miow md eold rain preMiilrd. llival fesr are en tnrlaineil lor iIimmhI'k'V oniii frill' erop VASlll.voTON,Aprll 11. Mr. I.uttrell's argument before tliu Pacillc ltailroad Committee, advocating Ills resolution ill rictiiigan iiivistlgatlou into the allUirs of tlie Central i'acillc Itullroad and Con tract and Finance Company, was post poned until Friday next lawyer, ol the committee, stating that Huntington and Franchatlee, the Central Pacillc lobby lawyers, desired to oiler argument in re buttal. The transfer of tho Antl-Chlneso Bill of l.nttiell, Page and Houghton, fioui the Committee, materially decreases the probability of action on It this session. Washington, April 10. On a motion to table the motion to reconsider tho vole postponing the Currency Bill, Clayton, Luttrcll, Page and Nesmith voted in tlie negative, and Houghton and Kendall in tlio nlllrmative. Tlio .Senate has confirmed tlie nomina tion of Benjamin P. Avery as Minister to uninii. Washington, April 11. The Kansas Pacillc Bnilrond has been awarded the contract for carrvlm: Government sup plies, Indian and military, over what is known ns Boiile No. 2, in Colorado and Now Mexico. Boston, April 10. After tlie second ballot for Senator to-day, tlio Joint Con vention adjourned till noon to-morrow. The prospect of an election appears as distant as when the voting began. St. Loi'iH, April 11. The Democrat lias Information Unit ArtliurMcCoy,who lias tn'oii connected with the notorious .lames and Younger brothers, was shot and killed in Arkansas, six weeks ago, and Frank James wounded, In a light with a party In pursuit. FOREIGN NEWS. )i'ki:ns row n, April 7. 1 ho sienmer Kgvpt, liniii New York, March 'JSth, nrrhed tills morning, and lirotijiht the Crst ollUs-r and ihu salvage erew rescued from the Freheli rrulihullaiiliu Co. 'n steamer Kuro)-e, bill were compelled to abandon her In a sinking Mine. I he llrsl ollleer of the steamer lireecn rupuris hat lie encountered tint ldiropc on tlio L'1 ol prll in a slnklni; condition, look till' imkmii aers mid crew, miuiberltig lur iiuuilred nod piocevded on I he way lo New York. An Ulcer, wllh a crow ot twenty, remained on tlie Kuiopo. On tho Ith the Kgvpt look them mow, but a heavy sea parted the haw i-ors, anil, i.s tin. watir coiMmitlv ealned. Iln.v Coliulllded liiitlmndoii the ICiiiiiJio, and Welu Miiely lakcn on board the IVypi. Tho Ku rope sailed on Match "Jitli Ironi Havre for New York. Ml'.MCll, April I. Karl Bach, tho cele brated liNtorlcal painter, is very sick with holcra. I.onpo.n, Aprils. A speelal from llerlln lo tho AVciikciici saj that, liiconsiquenco of urn mow reiiivory in iiismarK, it is propospil to appoint Camphatihon Vlco t'haueellor, lo pertorm tho functions ot Chancellor mull tlio recovery oi liisiuark. Tlio British Government will defray thoex pouses of I.ivlnghtoiitt's funeral, which will iaKu piacoai weaimuiisier Atiney. Arrived at ijuc-oustown Hark Admiral Fltrroy, from San Francisco, and ship Coutl doiiee, from Portland, Oregon. l.o.M'oN, April b. A special from Calcutta reports that ."oo natives liavo died from dls easo and starvation in Hatcoul. Tho mor tality from famine was somewhat abated by tlio relief nieasursot tho Government. P.miis, April S. The Tetujia to-day pub. llsht-8 a full text of mi Huest's dispatch to Mettornlch, the Austrian Ambassador at Paris, dated July, ls70, saying "Wo consider tlio caiiru of Franco our own, but an alliauco of itussl.i ;md Prussia prevents tho armed intervention of Austria, and advising Mot ternich to suggest that Franco may gain tho good will of Italy nnd hor mediation In tho sottleuieiit.of tho Franco-Prussian dlftlciilty by ermlttiiig Italian occupation of Home. On-AWA, April 8. Tho Hlel question Is postponed mill to-morrow. Hill w ill not ap near in tiU .eat until Archhlnhnn 'runlin u.. rives from Manitoba, when ho will bo guldod by his nil vice, Iindo.v, April 10. A Iierlln dispatch to the 7inf.v A'mvi represents that tho Couservn tlvesaud I'lttiimoutnnes aro activoly Inlrl gulug to supplant DUmarck by Gen. Man tetilel. A steam boiler In a factory at Hamilton, near Glasgow, exploded yesterday, with ter rible ell'cct. A large portion of tho boiler was driven several hundred feet through tho; air, and crashed Into a school-house. Three children wero instantly killed. Thirty (air sons aro reported more or less Injured. Three thousand colliers aro ou a strlko in Somerset. I.o.npon, April P. Thotrtul of Jean Lulo, for jHiiJury, began to-day. Ottawa, April P. Tho excitement con cerning Hlel Is somewhat subsiding, It Is now believed that ho will not lako his seat and subject hlmselt to expulsion. London, April 10. Jean Lule, wasoonvlet ed lllls morning for perjury ontheTlchborno trial. Captain llrown, for a similar oMence, Is now ou trial. I The Dutch havo onened soveral Aeliw.n , ports to trade. j Sir John Karslako has resigned the Alter ney Generalship, In consequence or Illness, and Sir Klehard lUggalley succeeds him. Captain llrown, witness lor Hie claimant , years penal servitude respectively. m.iu.i.N, April io. iiio tejiori iiiegrapnod i hence of the Conservative and Ultramontane ' Intrigue to supplant HUmarck by Mantoufel i wiiotiv umouuiieu. London, April 11. A dispatch from r..n.,,, ....... ...:..... .1.... .1. . ' i.i..' ,i.l-l"uill iiu nmiui mill iliu niwilllinillll Mclliourne, Ironi Sun Francisco forBvd ney, before reirortisl nsiioro at tlio FIJI Islamis, would probably be got oft' If as sistance arrived i-ooii. TlicoiK.'rutlv(.'s in tho cotton inllls nt llalton having struck work, tho Associa tion ot Master union spinners nave resolved that unless they yield before Thursday next, notice will be given in a fortnight from that date that all the mills of that city will bo closed, and l"),tKM) opeiatives locked out. A special from Calcutta reports that the famine is everywhere under control. rir. John, April 11. Thucaptaln of the wlmllmr steamer Panther gives the fol lowing account of his meeting wiih the Tigress on April .Id. The Panther was in long. 51 In', Int. 50 i.-!' N. She re pot ts billing in with u steamer moving under s.ill, with Hags at half mast. Went on board, and discovered her to be the Tigros. 1 learned Unit on tliu day be fore that the boiler had exploded scatter ing death and confusion through the vos-ol. When I reached the deck of the Tigress u number of men weie nailing together rough pine wood boxes for re ceiving the bodies of the men who had been "killed by tlio explosion. The weather was ilreadliillv cold, with a still' breeze blowing and heavy squalls. A number of men had gono below after the watch, and had turned in on top of the boiler for tliu sakeol w-armth. Nineteen of the cieW were reposing this way when tlio crash came, and some of them were lltterully scatteied beyond recognition. Tho engineers on duty at the time were both killed. PACIFIC COAST. San I'ham'I-im, April 8. This mornliiK another t ruble iraueiiv was enacted In this city, in a boarding house, on Fourth street near Minna. Two oting men, Caldwell and Alaxey, went loom mates In tho house. About 7 o'clock reports o! pistols were hoard. .in ollleer came ami piokuopen thu door and found Caldwell hi bed, dead, shot through the head, and Maxey on tlio lloor, shot Ihiougli the side and mortally wounded. Ho was able lo speak, and said that Caldwell had shot him and then shot himself, but as tho pistol was near him It is believed that ho lirst shot Caldwell and then shot himself. Maxey was still alive n fow inluiilt.s ago. He had been employed In a hat storu on .Mont gomery street, near Pine, and Caldwell was a conductor of tho North Ileach and Mission ears. U In not yel known what was tho cause of tho terrible ullalr. In tho Police Court to day Bev. Father 1'owors was line ?230, for boating thu insane woman Id-lla Hiowu, InMt. Patrick's Chinch. Ho paid tho lino promptly and was released from custody. Overland passengers M. C. Oorswold, sjuleiu, Oregon, At last account Maxoy, who shot Caldwell and then himself, this morning, was still alhe, but there are no hopes of his recovery. Ho is partially paralytod and is sinking rapidly. siACiMMKNTo, April S. John Kruso, n German aged about 'St, employed on the schooner Clara lor U months past, wan murdered this moiulng about 1 o'clock on h'lont siioct. Jai'1'no.nvii.i.i:, April 8. On last Monday evening three Chinamen, working in ll-n Georuu's claim, on Fairls Gtihh, in this enmity, leading Into Applegalo Creek, about flghtoert'niile.s Ironi this place, went caughl by a caving bank and instantly killed, ihelr remains were dug out and brought to this place, and hurried in thu Jacksonville ciin. tory to-day, amidst ureal pomp and cere ninny by their coin" - in H Many whiles itlleudfd, through ciuioxny to witness the prtuan rues l.. oNNKit, Aprils' Frazlor Ulvor I rls inn slowly. Work on the saw mill at Itlflhi linck has been completed. Work on .Sislora Hock has been siispondisl. Tho steamer Onward look down quite a mitnberof miners en rout, for Casslar. Atlvics from the Ctiiyon resirl tho read almost Impassible for tenuis, on account of tho depth ot snow. Man FiiANctsi-o, April tl. Tho Presldont has uninitiated liunj. P. Avery, of this city, Minister to China, ice laivvo, resigned. Mr. Avery was lecenlly one of the editors of tho J'vcmtiii lliilhlin, and well known through out this !S ate. James l-'liz. Simmons 1ms been arrested on I 111, tSlllltlltllllt. flt'lllw fllll.lll.lt- lll.fkjl ulu.nl 1 . -..' ...., '..... ... ..... .......i.., ..i-,, ...fir,,, ,, who charges him with having attempted (ho ' crime of hit est with her. Charles Maxoy was alive this afternoon and able to converse. Ho also took some nourishment. Ho still maintains that Cald well shot him and thou shot liliuself, llu says ho was asleep whou tho shot was fired, and that I hero had been no quarrel or causo of quarrel between them, Bernard McAravy has been on trial in tlio Municipal Court nil day, for shooting John Donaldson, with Intent to murder, Tho defoueo wan that Donaldson seduced Me. Aravy's sister, and (hat In a moment of p.isslou, following his knowledge of tho fact, ho mot and shot Donaldson. No verdict yet. MoNri:itK, April !'. A vnlti.ibleco.il mine has been leceiily discovered within about six tulles of this town. During thu past month some twenty tons have been taken out, with only asmall force t workmen. A iiim ting of thoso Interested In thu mino was hold ou Monday last. A company to bo known as tho Mnntnrnv foul Mintmr wn. pany was organized. Tho coal is pronounced uy ex per is io no equal io too oust unmoor land coal, nnd far hotter than any yel ills- covered In this State Ci.ko, April !, Tho man found drowned in llumbolt ltlvor. four miles east of Carlln, from tho description furnished by Wood worth of that place, Is a shoop-hordor who was drowned u fow miles below hero hi Dec. while crossing the river ou the Ice. Allollhrtstoilud tho body or.DnnutvShorlll John J. Kills, who perished In the snow some ""eon miles uoith of here, have boon unsuo cessftil. Salt Lai;i:, April P. An old man, sup posed to lie iteiider, of Kansas, was arrested In tho southern portion of tho Territory some weeks ago. and arrivud here last nbjfit, and is now In Jail. Parties hero who claim to havo known him, Identify him as Itonder, of Kansas, A young man, supposed tube ids sou, is also hi custody at Salk Creek, and will be brought here. Several miners who loft hero last Fall for French Guiana havo returned, disgusted with that country, and glad to gel away wllh their llvis. I'ho milling prospects aro excellent for the ensuing season. Hrlgham Young Is sllllat.St. George, hut ' excted hero soon, Kan Fiiancisco, April 10. At last accounts, "il morning Maxey was alive. He has ad- - - - - - 7, , , i. . -.... .-.. ' ho and Caldwell hail a quarrel about a girl which tho latter was u marry, during uw i" "is lormer statement one io the eiitel which Maxey called her hard names. 'Ihoy j jiw mu uihihuo, iwun eauo inner W'" "Ight, and worn lo sleep. Tho next ho knew ho was shot, and then Caldwell shot himself. The general belief Moms to be, however, that Maxey did the shooting. Greenbacks, MKej,SSJf . There weresllglit showers of rain here last ulght. Man FitA.NCirCO, April IL At Agricultural Park, Ibis alien. immi, a walking match, live mile out, for -VX, will come off between Ir w hi Davis aud the hairless horse Caoutchuc. liuYciniiMunisol' money will uhano hands ou tho result. Greenbacks uuchangod. ihe news or Avery's contlrmallnn was re ceived with ureal satisfaction n this eltv. Thomas Km lulu, a convicted forgeV, ro ceiitl.v pardoned by Gov Booth, killed film sell' bi-t evening by taking morphine. llalning hard again Hits uvotilmt. Hepnrla irnm various perilous or tlie Interior ot the Suite show heavy rains to-dav and this evon lug. mh'kkk ii.at, April it At ft o'clock this mornlmr'i") kegs of powder were explode! in the Hint. Point mine, which broke a lii: auiount ofun,.ind. Tim Knier), rise Company am piepiilnir to llreoueofiUHi kegs v, Ciikvknm:, Aptll 12 'Ihe Cheyenne l.uuler has the ,iollo lug fiom a ciirres IHioitetii ai Ited flood Agituev, niidur date i f April 7 li.Tlie Comiulssintiers returned rniiu spotted Till I lo day, having accompll-heil ibolutelv nothing, Their powowinu at the Xgetic.v has rather isimplfi'ited mstters between the Government and the Indians at quitted Tall, as It Is staled thev r"ftie lo have their Aiteney removed, anil say thev are tlrnl of seeing l'oiuiulssloti-.in, anil h.ive invited Hie pleseitl delegatlell lo leave III Uuguaite mine lorcll le than polite. Il Is understood that Ihe (-'iiinnissUners will pro its I M-i.t nt oncHiiud ask tor a a' rung milita ry escort and return within a month anil move the agency. The visit of the Commis sioners has only served lodostrov the moral r-ll'eci produced by the hoops The Indians, who are keen observers, have no' Iced that here is n hitch somewhere in the working ol things relating to them. Thev expect one thing Irnm tlio military and are led to believe something cImi Irom tlio IVace Commission ets. Spotted Tail accused theCouitul-sioiiers In council or seeking to stir up trouble between Ids people and the Northern fudians, and to I Im language of Ihe Interpreter said he wanted them -o "Dry up." Ha sava ho has been moved around and pestered so much ; ., " ... ,i , '," i-"- " i laciini ironi enu in emu ami yet n is m by these "llles' troui lhoGre.il lather Ihat , wnrtlileu that no man will waste lime b. ho bo vvnnlH his words written down this lime, come Its owner. No savs United States Maa to show- to all or tliPin who eonie begging ; Hm Wheeler, nnd so say the records of tlio around hereafter that he won't talk to them Lund Olllce. any more. No doubt Spoiled Tall nut Bed .m ,.i ,o .. , . . , , Cloud aroiu-llng In accord The forn "er a ta ThneltleimofSalt I.ko bavn been so long large council, alter a fow words so. k . I.. I "PPWhwhI '.V t he heavy axes iiikmo.I liy ..,!., i .,.,..,,., ,i...,.i i.i. i'...i ,..,,..; ".-. .,).- .mini i. iiii, IHsipie, and tliey all loft. Tho same scene occurred at Bed Cloud A show or counting the Indians has heen made. So far six thousand have bcmi regis tered. There are probably four thousand or less. Several bauds liavo refnsisl to either bo counted or chargo the number for which hoy have heretofore ill awn rations. Some of them, after they had handed in their num. tiers, camo the nuxt day ami claimed thev had forgotten their women and children, anil wauled lo register tlieui. Tito Peaeo ( .:n mlssioners arrived at Chevenne vesle.ilav. Im Connkii, April 11!. It Is reported from New Westminster, II, C, that tho body of a mull I1UII1I..I Jf.llll Pn.AM u.....u.un.l 'in I... ...-.. .......... .. .r.... .....v-.r-, n,,r.f.ni-. ... ,., - rrom Pttgot Sound, In search of a saw mill site on the Frazlor, was found hy tlio Indians in the liver, near l.adiior's farm, on tlie south I arm of Frar.ter rlvnr, ou 1'rlday last. Iteport i says, when last seen alive. Powers had In his I pwsession a uiiecK Tor jri.OUO mill .VX) In gns'tibrtcks, none of which was found on the body, and foul play la ausocloil. An In quest Is being held on tho body at Now West mnis'iT. 1.A rim. The verdict of the Coroner's Jury n the Powers ease found no evidence lo show- I.. I,. 1 ... .. . II. in lll-cen-eil l-lllllll III llS OOaill, HOCOIISCtl , Slid Was UOIIIg SCatOII. UH ,.1? drl-'ed w.Vn"i:,i '.'"i Vi" ik ,mlr7T 1 A Walla Walla m-wr savs: A u.unber of all and dressed well. Ho had been drink j families have arrived bom the WlllHinetrfc ,,,' ,. , , ,,,,... Valley. They eanio liy boat to the Dale. ,11 I S ! 'orT1 r111'1;' ''""' tluincohero by land. Th-v tl iil.Mltr ! dlMrlets for distribution of H,rt ,,,,1,,, tt lieavy emlgrndon from Oregon a i.nii.. -i ii to this nitinlry Ihla season. Some oriheiD w.H. bU m - lTriitU."7W' V?1'1 "K i Plain thai Oregon Is getting to bo loo ot Willi lil parent-, was fatally poisoned to day 'a,.,,.,,.!,!. rr thorn by eating a quantity of green palnl. n mi r lorinein. ('apt. Umborl will sail on tlio Arizona to-! Ihu legal tenders of Ultlllas alloy, W, i, morrow, anil will pro. I thence to South ' nr" , """" n,WHi caivs, uimiier, pigs nun America, lodeliverto Harry Melggsthoiiar i,'"r'' w ' il"ii granted hlni hyllm l.eg'jsl ittire. Some of thostncl; raisers iinar Walla Wallo Since the llrst of'.lauuary them liavo been, templaln driving Ihelr binds ofcuttlo rp- In Ibis eltv, iilnntv one deaths from accidents t Nevada, whom they expect lo soil nt goou) ami violence. Nevoid were sudden deaths ' figures. from dleaso. i ..., ;;,jl (,.y,r,,f, n ,m.plit pitliIt- SACUAVir.N.o. April III -Phillip Cola and ' linn, has .put In an apiaaranco i.tlleloiw, Domingo IvsHiidii.thoinurderorsoflltoHallor, Molilalia. John Krtlse, were thU morning lakeu befnro mm . .n in,. . . Jti.lge t1imwi.ll. In the Police Con . A, ii'boslea.i.er (llyinpla will lelurn, and ply Immenso erovv.J tilled the court-room ,,;, s'n il' watersol tbeSound Ina shorlllino. tho halls, wllh tho hopnofeatchlug ii sight on An orgaul.atlon bearing tlio title, "Ken the prisoner.-!. The dofeuilants stated thai i ml t'"H' I'oniluiliy," located at Seattle, has Ihoy hail ho counsel, and tho examination ! been ellectoil In San l-'iauclsco. vvas put oirtlll Monday inoruhig, to eniiiilo 12 W. Hyan of Portland, through tho .V,u them to obtain such. ofOIympia goes after A. C. McD.ittgal tho I. Tlio Hlrlt of reform has reached the far-oil' town ofSalem, Oiegoil. It has not taken the form orn totuporaueo crusade, nor of praying , and singing ou lliu striots, but soiiiethhig ., . . , , - n union moro pructleal, which. In all uiimmr. . niices, will prove morebtinellclal. Thoyoung women havo formed themselves lulo a ..oelo - &$ffi&$yPl$!T$Z llrst iiimtlnir was linhl rnonniiv ...,Vi .... ... fom.nau'mus.ac r fcS " can faintly huagluu tho vveari.nd tear which an average young man inustsulliir while nit-' dcrdlsoussfon byu.scoroortwoofactlve, bcal- thy young womun. Thu musical victim vvas not dlapoiedofat tho llrst sltllug, but was laid , Usin thu lablo for two weeks. His ease, nrumf0Vl!!.!,,,l,v.,.,rr',,lll?,,,,,ln, ihfnJnVr, ,','2 I .' ... 1" ivnU C'1 "'si by 'V. I"1" w'"" l sitting, but I "'."V'.0"' f"r.. :w''.ww,k,i I'jngor, intlst nn.u unit rsjuiu niUKIHI nillOCOUOUIS 111 Ills lory of Salem are only another ptisif of the iaci ini uvon mo worm win turn wiion trod den iijioii. Vttcttyo V'i'i&iitic. A Caiii.oaP. What eoustihiles a car-load? As a gonortl rule, Ul.Odil pounds, or 70 bar rels of salt, 70 ol lime, 1) of Hour, IV) of whisky, 'JIM sacks of Hour, tl cords or hard wood, 18 lo 'JO head of cattle, U) lo VM head of hogs, sij to 100 head of sheen, '.i.hoo reel of solid lioards, 17,000 fisit of siding, iniMto loot of Mooring, 10,00" sliluglos, one hair less of hard lumber, one fourth less of Joists, a'-ant ling, and all other largo timber, .110 bushels of wheat, :Ui0oruorn,liS0of oats, IMlof barley, .xj in omnium, o- in npjnuN, 1 HI Ol Irish H)Uitoos,. '100 of sweet jKiiatoes, I.IHH) bushels of bran. Tho foregoing table, which Wo llnd In thu St. Iouls Tkim-a, may not bo exactly (i-irriijit fif t lut ru'ibiiii lliul v.. II....... I.. .1.. . I correct, for the reason that railroads do not exactly agreo In their rules and estimates, but It approximates so closely to tho general average that shippers will llnd It a great convenience as a manor of reference. Tho Professor of Natural Philosophy hi a certain college recently gave the class a prob lem to think of during tho ulght, and answer the next day. Thu question was this: " ir a hole wero bored through tho eenlro of the earth, from side to side, and a ball dropped Into II, what motion would tho ball pass through, ami whore would It come lo a statu of rest?" The next morning a student was called up to solvettiuproblom, "What an swer have you to glvulo the question?" asked thu profeahor. "Well, really," replied the student, " I have not thought of the main question, but a pro-llmlnary ono. How aro nr.,l iTui ,.?!, .i.,' . " ""l "" smoked II. Ntieli conduct was consli orod till- K, ur)? .1' .' " " ' " "''i""1 ''r!"'",t '" ' becoming an ollleer and a Kontlom.iu. tliu gridiron process, anil have lormed an or- ' ,, .? ,, ., ,., ,, , ,, , ganrratlou and passd resolutions that Ihoy , lU'.?' Mirf -''" ibI'.dsw.palCliiinili will not associate with any young lady who has llnally acceileil ofaeall toSiattlo. This cliowagiim, wears aprons, of talkStoo much. '" 1ll"lv1" V" l."r'' ' ". ,1li,""- be up Thoso iinrortunato e .Nodes In tho social hi., idled by Hlshop Morris with a now minister. io i -n ivii inn iii.ii(,rk.-.i.. . . - .. ... ii are you uolng to get that hole bond through?" I - Waltsburg, W. T., el. Inn to be the mot moinl town on tlio coast. A parly of miners from Salt tjskoro pros pecting on Green river for plac-r illgptius. Olio thousand sacks of Hour werestil qicd from Taeoma to Victoria by tho North Pacilll last Monday Advlooi from llolse Valley, daled April 1st, sav tlip spring has eotnn in i artiest, and every thing liaiks bright and promising. Thoownors or the Dctisirt tnftip in C'ab, will sixin wot the machinery to work, sonn? long-standing dispute being now settled. John H. Hneklus, who was last htvird fnun In Maho Tenllory, Is eequlred for by bin sister, Caroline l'.ockllis, N,,, avjs Was'lilnit tou Avenue' Philadelphia, Pa A Council of the Patrons of Husbandry ts called lo meet In Olytupla April ISth, 187ft and delegates from ev on I) t atiurs ate expect ed to participate in tho del b -nil Ions They had rough weather all thrntiuli Miucb In t'tidi. On llie.ttstlheV'iif.iiiiCMivs: ''I'lilf i lie last day of bowing Manih, wlileli cjiiiiO In liken million and will go out llkelhe kins of hen-la. Tho greatest velocity of wind regU'ered nnytliuo on Pike's Peak, has bei n eighty lillbs an hour. This took place during a severe snow storm, how over, anil tho f-osl work collected so fast upon thu mac h tin that It had to be taken down. A considerable sum of money will bo ex pended at Bocky Bar, Idaho, this summer lit developing lbs mines. The sum or tTiO.tKlO has been raised In New York by one isim I'lny, and f. '10,000 hi London by another. I loth computiys are located at Itoc'ky lUr. Thers is enough iron ore of best ipullty out-cropping In Montana, and lying upon tlio surfsee, to make the rails of ihe Northern 'aeilln Irnm end to end; anil yet It Is so aiormon city omeiais, mat inoy are now i- ,,.-,-. lr. L. ...... ...l.nf ..... lermlned to know what goes with Hut monoy . A committee has ben appointed tp overhaul tho city books of account, and aoiup "Irregularities" of a startling ehsraclor are likely to be developed. The TVibuneof that lily In stirring theSnlnls up terribly. Fifteen criminals urn awaiting the next term of Court at Walla Walla. Walla Walla lieef-ealers are growllugnbout the niuro color of their steaks. The llrst boat of the snason nbovo Colllo left for Wallula on the lib lust. Freighting between Walla Walla anil Wallula promises to bo very lively hi a short lime. A sate of horses took place nt tho garrison al Walla Walla a fow days since, Tliuy brought gootl prices. A Walla Walla man was arrested a few days since for stealing a horse In l.a Graudti over a year ago, Klforla are being made lo Inaugurale tho woman's toinpranco crusade In Walla walla. A voutig ladv In Washington Territory In sull'erlng Irom homorragnof tho lungs, cau- eil bv mililfi iitwi nnllliiLr r eltiilr awiiv IllsL ir I . . . r--- - rf rf - - ii. j. .who leuiurer. Simmy Cyphers n young man well known hi Deer Ualgo and Helena, Montana was recently shot and killed In I'loche, Nevada. a l........ ...int.... ...in i i .., t iiiiiF I'.iiiivtT n ill im, .11111111)111 ii nb ll Vlll ,,!,. I,. ,. i,ri .... i.n... inr....,..rU ... n... Union Academy, to bo used for eilucatlou.il 1 pitriHisos. , Vto..-f .-rt along the Soma., Inolu, ' big a fow Tacouians, havo iiinilo it eonvenl- I "'" ' ?? ", 'l'"'"' f'' "'lk''' ts.vln l",,,,r"1"1 nalliow belil.td. A soldier was miirdered ou the evoiiltiKOl 'March Itiih on San Juan Island. Olympla Grange, Patrons of Husbandry, now numbers mure than sixty members, nlnl is growing rapidly. DnuorthoeliargcHrorwlilchaiilI..S.olllcor was recently easlilerod, speolllod that on a c-ortaiu occasion lie onlor.'l a store in Sltkn. Alaska, and sealing himself ou the lltwr Im 1,1.. .... I. .,11,... ,.. ,..,.1. I.... ..-.I Tho City Fathers i f OlympU refused to hearken lo thu Ht!tii of tho Tnmperaue la dles praying for pn ectlon Irom the evils of Intuiii'airauco by granting no more licenses to liquor dealers. A Library Association Is to bo organised at Walla Walla, In eoiiuoctloti with which will bo a ly cell m or literary society. Win. Green of Vancouver has laieu ad Judged Insane and sent to tho asylum at Stellacoom, Mr. II. L. llrown of Vancouver suicided at that place last Friday, Tho farmers of For n Prairie, Clarke county, W. T. aro priqiarliig to orgaliUo a Grange. Tho Hrmnttr of Vancouver wants the early settlers ol Clarke county lo organize a Pioneer Society. f 'liiiii t Cheap army hats aro all the go In Van couver since tho Government sale In thir dly. Plum and cherry trees are hi bloom hi Olympla. AltllAIA.V wi:m.-i. Mr, IMItor: I would like to hoar from some of your rustlers hi regard to Artesian wells In Oregon, If imleid any ono can spare time from tho all excitlhg llii'ine, ilulu. Any Information In regard to the boring ot Artesian wells would bo gladly received ami appreciated by a number of your readers. And more osis-dally some one's nxirlence as to cost of borlr.g, dllllculllos, whether or not Is pays, cost of prisiurlug tools lo work with, depth tu gel K'ssi llow of water, ant) any oilier lufuriuatlou in regard to the THE TBRnrXMlTBS. 1Htter' V. H.