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Salom, Friday, July 23, 187.5,
State Grange Deputies for 1875
Faniii-rs of Orison, and Wu-lilnjrton and Idaho
'."irrlturlea.- 0rpml7u for self-protictlon anil for the
nikiIiIciiu lit of the industrial jjiirruttf. To facilitate
tut wort, I lint i! (iituiiilsstiiiiii t'e following per
sons as my Deputies, In this Jurisdiction, to Institute
t.r.ingi", hihI to have n general siipcilslon of our
work In llielrresptitliu jurisdictions:
A A Mallow Looking Olass Itoi-ebtirg
.7 HtnryMiroeder Ott
US Kliiilck Ashland Jacksonville
, More nbout the Kecly Motor. a
We need make no excuse forgiving our
I render all the facts we can gather about
this Invention, which, If it Is what It is
claimed, must levolutloiil.e the working
; forces of all the world. The ". Y. Times
1 of July Otli contains a lengthy state
ment of the character of this new inven
tion, made by Mr. gargeant, a well
known scientific inventor and a man of
wealth, who was applied to as an expert
to act 011 the part of those who were In
terested in theinventlon with Mr. Keely,
to test its ability to do what he clalnoed.
He had great dliilciilty to persuade tSrat
gentleman to explain Ills process to hhu.
He was Incredulous and went about the
Investigation with utter skepticism as-to
its uuiiity, knowing that his scientific
teachings were opposed to the existence
of such a power. He believed it to be-u
Win llnmn....' Baker Clt) Baker City J
Wm w Fidir..;'. AppieKite Jacksonville ' swindle for speculative purposes, or else
J! N Hill Tutictlon City.. .Juration Clti
ico lllIaiiiiri.ley......Camp C'rtfk Eugene City
WtnCjriis Solo Marlon Matlon
It A Irvine Lebanon Albany
I'Sllali-j I'eorla Allmiiy
.1 11 oinnn iiarrllnir' Ilarrisburg
'K MiK,r Comillte Conallia
Jaroli Miwlle "
James Tatom Wckreal.. . i . . .
A II Henr) t.afaYitte
Alex. Itild .McMiimillle..,
TD lliiuiphre HUlshoro HUlshoro
JI Buxton KoatstUroie Comi-lliu
.Turtirr Sale ni
..East Ptland...rjit Portland
A II SMplej....
W. I Campbell...
It W Morrison...
II F lluklen Tllliitno.....
It May Tvgl
I II Doiilhlf UppirOthocu.
1)11 Bliwlinrt CaiijonCtty Uaiiynu t-lty
1 S Wldl Wo-lon Wtaton
AIU WAI I A.
Hull Walla Walla White Walla
WM hhelton ....
Henry Kpalilliitf llwnrtsiille CJfa
- I' tlllllmiul Collin... Culral
.MK loud.il Klmn
r-h Mn khii Chilian I'olnt
T. ( Abbott Oljinptk. ...Oliiila
Win rutknond Tinlilo ...... "
JiiIIhh ilivli Suitt1 .. btattle
T M I'Jrrhiiii Claiiivito
0 I Cook Itlli-ihuig
.Titling. Hiiurlii PelJn
II M Ctuipi Vnamuver
SP I'l lll'K.
. Kdimmil lliradlfe Vallty.
W (J I'll if on Mr. liluho
L K Cartel! llolfeCIty
JMIItobl I'lljelto. ,
Any locality within thlp Jlirli-ilUIIoii lur whlcli no
deputy luih been iipolnlid fur tbo oijiuulatlon ol
i;iaiKeh, will leielMi ImmuliitD attention If applica.
mou I made to me. I v, 111 intend to It In poron m
apiiolnt or rend a Diputy,
Jl'ihter Ouv'on State Glance, 1'. of II,
flat Uiiimih rmiuty Coiinill.
The CliiikiinriK Count) Cuiiiicll meets on llu fourth
Friday ofuuh mouth at 11 o'clock h. in. 1'Ijio ol
iniilliii;, at .1. li. Tiulllii,'er'i' mill, iii'in the cuutrof
oni'-eia-.V, W. ltamliill. l're-ldent; A. NIcliola. VUe
' uHliltnl, U. W, 11 Siinihiin, t-ioKtary, I' O., Needj;
,ftbu Hlu, Tieahitiei; Flank aiLdiii, lit Stewaid,
N. II 11 timilt. Sit Sluminl: Win KIkk', (ltitekeeinr.
Utilhieii In k'ood atundht mo linltcil to meet with
Ilj older of the. Council
W. V. II. SvMfoi, Si-c'y.
Nollee li lulrtiiia.
The 1'iwl Olllco mliltOMi ol S. 1', Lee, Tieaitrer of
ihe State (irane of Oretron, lh (lumped trom Oieon
tlty to l'orllaud. Kxpreji pick;;e 111 also lie lur
xwmkil to I'ortland.
t)i.i.i:(i.vii.s Ki.hciKti. At n couvotitlou
culled by 11, A. Wltnl, Djimty of Morion
Kiiunty, l, of H., hold ut IIowoll l'rrtlrlo
UraiiKu 1111, Jyly Mill, ls"", for the purpose
oT olectlnu ileleKUtnH to uttoiul tbo Statu
UruiiKu, to bo hold in l'ortluml mi tbo Ion till
Tuesilny In Soiitembor. Ib75, the follow inn I iiistantiv trui'sferred to the other end
ti.iinoil itrmhors wore elected: Johu Down
lug, Willis Diuii'giiti, Wm. Sappltigtlold.
HitmoK to in: Ki.sisui.n Jmlgo I'eoblts
ttlla tin thut ho bus luspuuled personally ilm
brUlK wliloh broke down while bolug ruUnd
BrniH ll'iHldltti; rlvor on tbo road from
Solum (o DtinlisU'n Mill, and says tbo eauie
can bo rebuilt mid rt'iidy for uso boturu the
tUruiurti nro reHily to Imul tbflr wheat. Tbo
Heeouutot tlio falling ol this bridge will bo
found In tbo wtippUm.imt,
that It would prove it failure. He llnally
was made acquainted with the secret of
the power, and his skepticism was re
moved by the most eonvlncimr proof
that the invention was all it wasclaimtd
Mr. Pargent demanded proof that a
pressure of one hundred pounds to the
inch could be hail from It: he was in
stantly show, a pressure of a thousand
pounds 'to the Ineh and the most Indubitc
able, proof furnished thut there was no
powder or other esplwdve, and thattlve
power was simply derived from air and:
water without fire He inhaled the vr
por evolved and found it pleasant to the
tastt and cold to rile tonrh, hut entirely
innocuous, so muuhi-o that as the vapoc
condenses by expansion he drank th
water from the condensation and found
It pnlatuble. In tluie Mr. Sargent wa
allowed to use th power himself and 3d
beeiwne entirely oonvinavd, but only afta
the most repcaud atul thorough exper
meiits, for he rmaltied skeptical unUl
his were doubts xmovM) by the most cc
This power is- so- enormous that th
best of gun metttl Is required to humane
It, ivo other has.3tifhelnt strength. IbTs
claimed that tie same power that jiro-pels-
the ship of w-av will answer to lire
its guns, so dUigeusing with the us of
powder. Theyolaln Jo have used lb for
tlia purpose tutd. so. demonstrated It-vsu-
perSbrity to guiipowiier. They are',alt
itiKto perfect Mio in wutlon to the aaost
nitaute detail before- having It patumted.
Ma Sargent hai lv-orne interested in
tli Inventlote, ami suj's those who. own
hive abundant. tiiiMtns and need no ycu ti
lt vry assistaiue to iKwelope It. Tk arti
cle from which we take this statcsaaent Is
r more fulliuud explicit than we have
xiiim to ropuWlslj, and is very interest
Grciil Invention in Telegraphy.
Mr. Thwuas A. Kdtson, or Newark, X.
J., has )erfeoted a system of telegraphy
by whirli four messages, two. In each di
rection, can be sent over a single wire
at the niiuo time. Thi ww done by in
venting a system of compensation for
.seeonduiy ciinunts which existed anil
were insuperable if not oveicome. Not
only m, but he has made it possible to
transmit over :i,flOil words In one minute,
wliloh will simplify the operation and
greatly leduce the eoft of telegraphy by
enabling a single wire to do all the work
nw done by u doen or moro wires.
Tlie niesMiges are prepared before hand
by opeiators who manipulate machines
that mark with peiforittions long colls
of paper. These perforations resemble
the ordinary marks of telegraphy, and
after these messagesare prepared the pro
cesof transmitting them consists simply
of carrying the long coll on which the
message Is thus stamped swiftly over a
metallic drum, when the message is as
Killing, No Longer a Capital Offense.
Southmin Okkoon, July 12, 1875.
Mn. Editor: The caption of tbls article Is
tlio most logical cuocluslon that can be de
duced from the uniform rosultof the notori
ous murder cases that have been nccorded a
judicial hearing In tao Klrst Judicial District
of late. A more flagrant and bruta) niun nf
unfeeling and deliberate murder than that
perpetrated by Daniel Doty has seldom, If
ever, disgraced tho criminal calendar of
Southern Oregon, nunerous as have ben the
wanton and indefensiUe crimes of capital
nature, aecomolished la our midst. Yet
money and successful manipulating la the
selection of a Jury, wero quite too much for
our lame and' decrepit syctetn of Justice.
Another ease of equal notoriety, and
equally luvkinit the most rigorous and con
dign punishment known ta-the law, watbe
ease of Mrs.Brlgga and sua, from Josephine
county. They had deliberately entered! a
school room, armed with a club and Henry
ritle, and In sold blood, without a particle of
Justification, (as Is believed by the people
living In that vicinity, and which belief k
borne out by the dying dealaratlons of the
murdered man), tnurd red the teacher in the
midst and before tho eyes of his scholars. No
matter wnat tuelr provocation may hava
been, this plae aud inaune? of the murder
stamp the perpetrators of It among the vilest
and most hardened criminals. A trial lu
Josephine county, where the murder was
committed and where the facts aud circum
stances were best known, was not to be
thought of fora moment.
A number of legal stratagems were put In.
play to stave 0 the trial as long as possible,
ana alter all the resources wbloh well-paid
lawyers know so well howtc.brlng Into play
were exhaustad, the trial waohfiually brought
to Issue at Jacksonville before a Jury that
oould see nothing In the deliberate, premedi
tated killluiih W Itb UIHlteo afore-thnuirht.
of a human blug but "mausUughter." The
jury system may, possibly, be the most sat
isfactory undur all circumstances which the.
imperfect wisdom of man on originate for
the administration of "equal aud exact Jus
tice," but the way in which nearly all the
most guilty asimlnals manage to escape tbo-
clutches of,' outraged justice, now-a-days,.
leaves littluoom for the people at large to.
esteem tho jpuy system, in criminal cases, ae.
otner than au expensive, through necessary
"farce." Efen after the Jury in the Briegt
ease had scftened the crime of murder in tbo
flrst degree down to manslaughter, the public
Had a right to expect that ooinethlng like an
adequate punishment for tfie ottnnse would.
be meted out to thocrimlu.tl;notfor thesako
of wreaking vengence upon an old woman,
bnt to srw that the "majesty of the law "
means something, aud that quiet, peaceful
citizens have, at least, the. shadow of protec
tion hanging oyer them, in the midst and
the pursuit of their ordinary avocations. Bat
this consolation practically has been denied
us. Tho Court saw tit todmpose the mildest
kind cS it penalty ( Quo of $ dollars, 3ve
yoars imprisonment ajd costs of the suit,
whlolj latter the couutywill nave to pay of
conr&j and then legal acumon was brought
into jJay agiin, and
'The lean dogs beneath the wall
Hold o'er tho doad their C4rniva.
Ait, appeal Is tnkon; Mrs. Hriggs onco more
tosles Ireodom undo; a bond ol S,0CO, which
iiijy be sot down aa tho judicial estimate of
tbo valuo of humajsi lllo iu this particular
latitude nnd lougttvuJe. Which Is why I to
tntrk, people are losing coulidoaoe iu our
Courts of Justice. W. W.
of the State
On Friday, July. Tth, JrVfi, I will have i
rrfce'lngat Mill Plain Or.sng.lidl.lo t'birk
couniy, Washington Territory. I will rr
main ' that county t" ilvn,
On Mr)Dday, August 2 I. I go to OlyiniUK.
and wlllpend the rnililer of th vl
In Westorn Washington Territory. Appoint"
ments arm yet to be made by ilon. 1'. U.
Smith, of Oiympla.
I hope all good Patrons (Including ladle)
who can reasonably do so, will attend these
meetings. Daniel Clark,
Master Oregon State Grange, P. of II.
When to Cut and Cure Hay.
Figuring on a Swarm of Loetutsv
For a month past we have seen the follow
ing big grasshopper story going the ronads
of tho press unquestioned, and now we pro
pose to give It a test of ordinary .figuring:
"T. e oople. of Oregon, Mlsonri, were
lately astonished bv an tmmenae flight of lo
custs over that region. The mvuriii was from
thirty to seventy die mitxH wide and a bulf
a mile deep and pastwd a', tbn rate nf fifteen
miles an hour for over pixtv hours."
Reducing the above by sooimon arithme
tic, the swarm of hoppers was an average ol
50 miles wide and 9V0 miles long, and would1
reach from the Missouri rite to the Atlantic
ocean, or very nearly so. The swarm was
half a mile, or 2,fl0 feet deep, in the air. This
would cover 45,000 square miles, aud as there
are 15,000,000 square miles in both the conti
nents of the Western hemisphere (North and
South America), the wonderful flock of Kan
sas grasshoppers would furnish a eloud eight
feet tbiclc' to cover with gloom and.de vote to
direct devastation the whole area or the said
Western Hemisphere. Any body with com
mon arithmetic at command1 can see that
these figures are correct; the next thing is to
discover who invented the wonderful lie,
and spare a little ridicule for the newspaper
men who have kept It in circulation.
Jnt nw when ourhsy harvest Is In order
the following remarks' on this subluct will
uut fail to be sppreciattd;
Precisely what Is the bvn6 season fur cut
ting gras so as to secure tlivjjioxt nutriment,
the docors of agriculture do not agree, bnt
tte great imijorlly are in Javor of cutting;
about the tluj ot biosstniitng. Tie scientific
men tell tin tlmi at tuts period the plant has
attained Its growth and is lull of viaor. th
jnii-e arier iln tiuie oniici-iitratlng in th
need, and leaving tbt. stems ami ltavos moie
In the suite ut w. nitty More. Practical farm
ers are now pretty luliy persuaded that the
blossoming season Is also the harvest season
of grass, though a miuorlty still maintain
that the hay ha more heart to It ir the grass
is allowed to partially perfect Its seed. Our
mothers always selected their herbvfbr Art-
ing while they .were in full bloom, aat this
time,thev made-the strongest decoction, and
for the same reason the extract makere gather
mint, cummin, ami anise while in bloom Ja
order to secure I be virtues of these plants im
all their perfeotlM. Hay is simply a driedl
grass, and we have noijuestion but tkat tb
rue time to dry Ibe gross so as to retain all
the aroma and nourishment is when it Is the-fullt-stol
Juice, tbrtt is at the season of full
tilorsom. If huv ens-has doubt on this-point.
let bliu try making a tea Irom hay made at
tbls period and hay made alter the oeed ts
mature. He will Kud ae uiuoh dlfl'urenoe in
're strength ot the two douoctious as beuiroen.
young Hyson and Bbheatea.
Tho Mattoiial Grange.
We are permitted says the Oregonlan to
publish tbe following letter, written by Mr.
William Watson, tho well known farmer of
Reedvlllo, who left here last spring to take
up bis residence in California :.
AMKR1CAX EXI-UANOK. HoTKL. )
San Fkasoisco, 14th July,ls75. )
WM. Kkkd, K&.,Iear Sir: You will be
surprised to hear that 1 am to xeturn to old
Oregon by tbe Ajax steamer, on Saturday,
the 17th Inst. I am already disgusted with
everybody and everthlng iu this State; T
would not give a pretty, happy home of 150
acres in Oregon, for 1,000 acres ia California.
As for Eastern Oregon, I stand by her firmer
than ever; there Is no such grazing 1" this
country. "Scahby sheep and! sta'v. t in,"
ought to be California's motto. I tuiuk 1
havesucceeded in inducing a number of stock
men to come to Oregon bt-fore the rail, and T
would pursuada those in Orniron to Im Mn.
tented where they are; oven alt bough It does
rain a good deal in winter, they may go far
and fare worse. I am bringing up some
stock of various sorts for the good or Oregon,
but by next week's steamer I will have fol
low me 100 Spanish Merino sheep, fniin the
Hock of Sevuiance & Peet, as good as can tin
tound in any country, and will be of lasting
benellt to your State. I have seen no place
to compare to Reedvllle, or anvthing to
compare toS. G. lUed's ft ick.iu California.
I inn to (aright to sbtop i" ICaHtorn Oregon,
and stick to them tho rest of my days when I
raturn. ruithfully, Wm. Watscn.
!STAYro,.MHrliin Co., July 23
Kb' Faumkk: Perhap It Is due from nn
to-say to tbe people, who attended the ueie
bratioa of the Fourth. oP July atthlsplaoea
iuwb whv vote MHwiflu mac occasion an
thorialog me to obtalmcopy of tbe oration,
delivered by tbe Hon, H'. U. Qilfry and pro
cei its publication, li have asked of Afr.
GHfry such copy whlok.be very respectfully
declines to furnish, for reasons best known
to himself, among wbish is that he may Jm
called on in tbe future to. deliver an oratto
and' might wish to use some of the same re
marks, and would not like to do so after they
had. been published. Thv wr milt.
lengthy, and would occupy, a large portion off
your paper. Suffice it tosay that Mr. Qilfry.
delivered a flnburulion, well worthy of thai
young orator. Your respectfully,
OX H. Downing.
Aiiniy, July 20 An oUfrrtsldenr, K Aw
Freelaud, and ex-postmasterof tbls city. who.
has spent the past three yeam in Ocboco val
ley, returned a few daya-since for the pur
pose of having a diseased limb removed, and
to-dav Dr. Watkins, of Portland, aided by
Drs. Rica, Bougbton and Plnmmer, success
fully amputated his thigh. He is doing well.
PuYAaLUP, July -20. One. Peter Napoleon,,
an ludUin murderer, was araestnd here thin,
morning by Deputy Sheriff Delos Mont
gomery,, and taken to Steilaooom for trial.
Ho klllad a squaw by twisting her neck till,
he broks it.
the line, .'l.l.'fl words were sent In this
manner from Now York to Philadelphia
lu ix single minute. Tills wonderful in
vention promises to make the science of
telogiaphy more useful than ever before
at a reduced cost for transmission of mes
sages, and it can work as well by ocean
cable as by land telegraphs.
fan Indians Pro-Fnipt Land?
v e nave mislaid a postal card for a
Fahm Soui.-Jones A- Patterson sold mi . WVok or two pabt on wlileli was written
luesday to Mr. Nicholas I.ambert, a resldout u. alulVv ,,. wItll ft request thut
of Santa llartmra county. California, a ftrm i ... . . .
.,u,..ul,,gUiOacmsly.n;womne;,"r;hof "? "r,? w"115 1 "l "filT " '
siiblimitv. Ti.nri..A.u.i.iu..iw . . l'AUMKit. N o uiulerstaiitl that any In-
gold coin. Mr. Lambert coe to California I 'an become mi American citizen at
on the next steamer for his family. '"' the, ami be inisscssed of all the
pi r ' l,rlvlu''' of eltuenslilji, If ho will aban-
lllls year all li... i ...ii,,, r,liitlnim nn.l ni.iin, tn I,.. .,
ward or dependent on the government.
When he become in this manner a clti-
tbo political parties are to hold their Couveu
tions lu Salem tbe Democrats July 2Uth, tbo
llnlAtui,li1.-.iitu Allivilfit tlllli llui Uutiiilill.t.ti.
August Uth, iheTetnpomtiee people August z'" lltf 0l" 0OUSl, ,mfi M the Privileges of
Mrs. Kohrer's new remedy for the Luugii
Is still terfi)rmlng some remarkable cures.
These who are sutfering with any disease of
the Luugs will do well to try It. It Is for
sale by druggists geuerally.
The Lluil county farmer are in this midst
of their haying, aud tbe pralris is dotted all
over with mowers, slaahlug dowu the nutri
tious grass. Kverybody that 'deslro it can
obtain work at good wages,
Tbe two new steamers built for the Q. S,S,
Company are receiving machinery, aud will
be named "Occident" aud "Orient," '
eitleiislilp, Is entitled to vote, to pre
empt land for purchase or to claim a
homestead. Without giving the full
text of the law In this relation, we oiler
the foregoing as a reliable statement of
The wheat harvest has begun In Linn coun
ty. The iteyiVrr says: "Mr. King, near
Taugant, cut about twenty acres of fall wheat
last week. Mr. J. II. Roberts, near Roberltt
bridge, has omsthlug over a hundred acres
of full wheat, which be expects to eouiinenoa
heading tills .ek. IX eury Settlemlro is iu
tbo same boat, and will be deap lu tho har
vest business durlug the week,"
i 1 ( .1 - .
Wahuituion, July 1.
The Kxecutivo Ootumittce of the National
Graugo of tlie PHtrcns ot Pusbaudry met iu
this city to-day to consider and decide upon
several important points affecting tho order,
and will probably be in session a week or ten
days. The committee consists of Mr. Will
lam Sauuder-, D. C, Chalrmin; Mr. K. R.
Shnuklnud, of Iowa; Mr. John T. Jones, of
Arkansas; Mr. D. Wyatt, of Aiken, S. C.,aud
Mr. W T. Chase, of New Hampshire. Among
tbe subjects to be considered is tho removal
of tbe headquarters of tbe Xatioual Grange to
sotuo point other than Washington, tho place
at which the Nutionul Grange will bold its
a u 1 1 mil meetiug, uud u proposition lor au Iu
ternatloual txebaugo between tbe co-operative
h-odetlo of Great Hrltsln and tlia Gruug
ors. Mr. Worral, Mau.igiug Dlrtctor ot tbe
MIssiMlppl Trading Cotnpauy ot Kugland,
which P. is propo.scd shall act as a medium of
exohauge lu this city, together with a dele
gation trom tho co-operative societies of
Greut Britain, has already had an Informal
cnutcreuce with the Kxecutive Commttteo.
Tbe committee, ut their meeting to-day, dis
cussed soverul questions, bus did not
consider the subject of removing head-quarters.
It is understood, however, that the sub
committee appointed to investigate tbe mat
ter will report to-morrow lu favor of tbe se
lection of Louisville, Ky. Propsitlons have
have been root I veil from live or six Western
cities otleriug to give tbe National Orange
tbe rent of buildings aud other facilities, but
it is believed the committee will Anally tix
on Louisville, mainly ou account of its cen
tral location in relation to the localities of
Ship Building at Coos Bay.
From Mr. H, H. Luse, of Coos Bay, who
is here atteuding to some land matters, we
learn that four vessels are now being built
there, oue of 1,000 tons capacity by Simpson,
at North Bend; one by Johnson it Co., capa
ble of carrying TOO tous, building at Marsh
field; and by Reed it Co., at Marshfleld, and
Luse himself at Empire, vessels each of 400
tons capacity. The two first named vessels
are barkentlnes and the two last schooners.
The time Is soon coming when ship-building
will become a great business at Coos Bay,
aud Also at Fuget Sound aud on the Colum
bia river, aud already shlp-bulldera from
Maine am ombarklng In the business on this
eott with wonderful success.
On Monday, Kinney it Co., at the Salem
Mills, commouced payIugS5 cents per bushel
A TinuuiiM: Case in Yamhill From
tboSberi&of Yamhill, who was iu Salem
Tuesday, wo learn that on Saturday he ar
rested a mau namod Raod, a citizen of North
Yamhill, a man with a growu up family, on
the horrible charge of incest. The victim
was bis second daughter, tbo wi n ss, the
eldest dnugbter, who discovered the act.
When Roed saw he was discovered ho threat
ened ibe eldest with death if she did not
share her sister's shame and become also
his victim, but she resonted and informed
the mother. For want of 2,000 bail Reed is
uow in Yamhill county jail, ou two charges,
Incest, aud the attempt made upon tbe eldest
Huv. E. P. Hammond. This noted reviv
alist Is now holding a series of meetings iu
Salem, the stand and 11 r grove of Marlou
Square being utilized for the purpose. His
methods are eccentric, aud many are not
pleased with his manuer of couductlng the
meeting, but tho general feeling is that if be
can do any good by his ministry, so much
the better. The music at tho meetings is
very fine. Mouday ho was soeu ridimr up
aud down Commercial Street, with a Mexi
can eerape over his shoulders, at a furious
pace, with the mercury 00 in the shade, and
no ostensible object more than to be seen of
all men aud women.
Latk-sowkd Grain. Thegeneral oplulon
scams to bo that we are to hae the most gen
erous yield possible of fall and winter sowed
wueat, auu some say tne present warm
spell is not detrimental to spring sowiug,
but Mr. Wm. Jory, who lives in the red hills
south of Salem, informs us that his March
sowing of wheat Is decidedly less promising
for the healed term, which has now lasted
for two weeks.
New Stkamkr Cham won. This new aud
light draft river steamer has just been com
pleted aud placed on the Upper Willamette
river route by the Willamette River Trans
portation Company. It made its first appear
ance at Salem on Mouday, July lPtb, with a
large load of freight for towns along the riv
er, and Is said to be so light draft as to be
able.to run iu the lowest stages of water. She is
handsomely constructed and conveniently
fitted up for travel as well as for freight.
Foil San Fhancuco. Mr. David' Fleiach
man, long connected with the offices of Stats
Treasurer and Secretary or State, leaves
Salem for San Francisco. No mau has moro
frieuds or U more deserving of regard, for he
is big-hearted, whole-souled, the personifi
cation of kindness and courtesy, and as geu
crous as a man can be, and withal a mau of
great business ability. He will be greatly
missed from both our social and business
Mr, Jbhn Hughes, on State street, is sgenft
for the "-Rubber Paint" said- to be the beat
in tbe world. Tbe points, olaimed for thl
paint ace: Irs cheapness a. given quantity
covering more surface than any other; its du
rabilityas n climate or weather affects It.
its great body forming a- coat firm and
strong, at the name time po adhesive and elas
tic that It will not peel off op crack; retains,
its color better than any other paint, and
brings out colors with more brilliancy and
effect;- it retains a beautiful gloss and pre
sent the finest possible finish. These are n.
tew of tbe points advanced in favor of Rub
ber Paint; many more might be given. Any
color you wldi can be obtained. The paint
comes in quart, gallon and" live gallon cans,
already rmxen. Call at Mr. Hughes' and see
the many if s'ltnonlals of persons who bave
used tbo paint. 14dB
Photornpliw Copied und Enlarged.
Mr. U K. Myers, formerly of Salem, In
nowtravollug lor orders far J. Wilklns, the
wel known photographer of San Francisco.
lie nas received already a large number of
orders trom Salem, Sllvorton, Independenae,
Allsiny and other towns in this valley. H
takes pictures of any kinO photographs, tin
types, daguerreotypes.etc aud sends them
to San Francisco, where they are copied and
enlarged according to the order. The work
is done in tbe most perfect manner, tbe fin
ished pictures are elegantly framed and can
25 J. . .?r ou delivery. The cost Is from
5 t0 ( JjQdawir
Sewing Machines to be Sold for Wood.
We hrve on hand threo first-class sewing
machlnos, which we will exohange for wood
on fair terms. They are worth respectively
f50, JG5 and $S5, and persons wishing to pur
chase, can make a good bargain for wood or
cash. Call and see us.
When vou visit Portland do not fail (o go
id see Wood's Museum, with its 70,000 cn-
Adimsslon only 25 cents.
The Wrens Slae or the meridian.
On the dona hill hide oi life, licli an old medical
writer quaintly terms "the wrong eldo of the merldl
au," whin the functions decay and tho frame gradu
ally bends under the weight of years, the system re-inil-es
lo he sustained burden Imposed upon It, Inns
mcrableiihjhlcal ailments aud luflrml les then press
upon It tn h hich It nil been lu earlier life a stranger.
The surest and ileaantest support and solace of de
il nlng j ears Is round lu llostetter'e Stomach Bitten,
lAMn TZsalfei ,n '""moit wholesome agreeable or
alturatliee. The aged and Infirm may place Implicit
S'SJl11! '" Xlllt l'J,lr'0"dn elixir, which not oSS
checks those maladies to which eldeilv persona ire
peculiarly subject, but lu a mea.ure retanls thecal
curcathnicut of lima upon the constitution. """-"
To Breeders of Sheep.
MR. GEUIIUB IIAITIinOND. of Middle-
.. - u,ry' 'frolol;t-hnauieUeofamtllaratoii-'
the tlockmasters uf this country as the most succeV
fill producer of line wool stock-; and who ll "wnptaTed
.1 the most exteniiie purchase uf wool, and til. ot
Uucks.nd Ewes, upon dils coast, has tiei spending
a week amom: us, ad 1 haiu completed with hlmif
aiTangementtorecche and sell to PUVck Master? m
SOT f.Ud Vlf '"""'-h -"'I""" as they msi diTlr.
to be drliu-red lu Port and, balem. Dalles, aid elii:
where, to suit co.,u-uleuce. Where psiileV deslmlt
!LS!!,"1"r ?,re,l""l fr monev,Phut "re soSSa
gr.d!,nl,nV1l,,,?,es,a,1 ' 3&
.uerTby,aBd'lraes"i,i0realUlrl,!,, wWbe """
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Estate or Mauv- C. Suitu
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Salem, Otesgn, Jttiy j5tlJi j Sl KUaHT.
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