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o r G ove 3 » or W oods —
D o n ’ t “ C h u t e !” — That
When aimed at
Duck or Plover
Is sure to kick
Its owner over I
W e learn from reliable parties at Port
a unit for the removal o f George L .
Woods from the office which he has
disgraced and abased fqr the past two
JOÄ PRESIDENTIAL ELECTORS,
S. F. CHABWtCK, «( Douglas Consty.
jo m r B V M IT T , of BMtM County.
JAI. H. SLATER, mf Union County.
O I 8 E M B A C K S — T H E R A D IC A L
W e are in favot of justice, and
if Judge Wilson was right about the
Grant County votes, and there is no
reason to dispute it, then James K .
Kelly is'the legally elected Governor
ot Oregon, and it is thfe duty o f the
next Legislature, justice to Col. Kelly
justice to the State and the people, to
It has always been the practice o f place the Democratic Governor in the
Republican conventions to diasetnble — Executive office. A ll we ask is justice
LOOK AT THIS!
Now is the time to 'subscribe for the
“ Refused.” - Others have poured forth
(HE UNDERSIGNED RAVING SEM O V-
ed to his New Store on Front Street, oppo>
P o l k C o u n t y S i g n a l ! Nearly every
site the west front o£ the Court Houle, hereby
day brings us new subscribers for the tènder* hi* grate fa! aeknow/edgements fer past
favors, and would a«k for a continoaSbe of the
S i g n a l , yet we think, with a very little same; and wou/d say to fell that nifey favor him
effort on the part o f the friends o f tha with a call, that jbe will give them je o d goods
sad a fair deal, and those that are not satisfied^
paper, our subscription in Polk county with that, can go to—some other store. T
further say, that my old accounts must
9 2 4 A N N IV E R S A R Y O F A M E R I
could easily be doubled inside o f one would
be dosed up ; long winded accounts are play
C AN I N D E P E N D E N C E
month. The permanency o f the paper ed out. Now, those who do not take advan
tage of this pious bint, will have to answer for will be duly celebrated at Eola on Sat«
is now assured beyond any doubt.— it at the day u f ¡udaeuient.
urday, the 4th Proximo.
J. H. LEW IS.
Everybody wants the home news and
Amplo preliminary ’ arrangements
Dallas, June 13, 1808.
excruciating maledictions against that
everybody in the county is interested in
land, that the Democratic members will
come from the east side o f the Cascades
S U B S C R IB E 1 S U B S C R I B E !!
A s if the defeat o f the spoiletmen o f
this coûnty in the late elehtioo was d i
rectly churgable upon the S ig n a l , not
a few grimaces have been leveled at us
since that interesting event. One o f
the defunct candidates returned our
paper marked in large sized letters,
“ damned Copperhead rag,” Ac.
The P eople’* C elebration
o f the C om ing F ou rth !
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having their newspaper sustained and
I f each one o f our
this we can very well stand, but our
peouliar nervousness sets in when we
patrons would induce just one other
receive a letter o f which the following
person to take the paper our list would
be immediately dou bled ; this would
T h e leaders o f the party— the architect! aud fair play, and we have heard of is a verbatim extract :
« I can whip enny dam raskel for teling so
o f its petiey— are generally composed many Republicans who ulso assert that menny lyes cons evry boddy but noes that jin« be easy done. W ill our friends arouse ?
o f knaves and tricksters, tn 1866 the justice ought to be done in this matter. rel grant dident have the daleryum treemons.” W e call upon Democrats, especially, to
W e weaken, “ jinrel gran t” is a do this much for us.
Republican party o f this State was di-
W oods will get no sympathy from
Ti<M into Joh«M» tad aotijohaton ! his owo pur,„ He v u the priDcipal very paragon of sobriety— never dressed
A dvertisers would do well to make
his squaw up in his own regimental
R e p u b lic ,« we m e .» the rank end A g e o l ¡n
oting th e G r„ nt Count
a note o f the fact that the S ignal has
Sle. It o f » o n e became neceseer, fr>od , Dli ail)ce bis iodo<.tioo int0 tha toggery— not he. Anna Dickinson,
by far the largest circulation o f aDy
tk tt eomethiag eboald be done to recon. office ¡, ¡, notorious th„ hc h>, repeat. the N. \T. Independent, W endell Philips;
interior paper in the State of Oregon.—
eile the matter, end accordingly the J et]jy offered to sell hie official influence ate all “ lyers,” “ coas ” they say Our list is daily increasing.
0 g ^ a * wvna
tricksters met in convention at Cor- j for ni0ney, and the report is current “ grant ” is a notorious drunkard, while
vallia and adopted a platform on which that he hag been in thc pay o f a gang Greeley says to elect “ grant ” would
WORDS W ASTED.
thoy could go before the people and o f army contractors to secure the re. be to br.ng “ daleryum treemons ” on
The Albany Democrat deprecates the
the Governftent and make the execu
cry Johnson or anti-Johnson—just as
moral of certain honest and faihful of
tion o f our laws spasmodic and unceri conduct of ministers o f the Gospel and
circumstances and localities might sug-
ficers, and his schemes in this respect
tain. O f course we take it all baok (?) other teachers ( ostensibly) o f the way
gest. T h e “ Lnioo men may honestly woujd bave bcen successful had it not
men should walk, for the ignoble part the
differ ” plank was incorporated into the beeQ for thft iDtcrp0sition o f a distin.
T h e y R e t a l i a t e d — Last fall Gov. majority o f them acted in the late elec
Republican creed, while a Democrat gu;8hed citizco o f F o,k County> who
Woods visited California, stumped the tion— in sanctifying immorality and
who happened to endorse Johnson at carrie8 a ^\e lhat «.knocked the per- State and handed the same over to the
blasphemy in one o f the most direct
thia same period was neee>s.itil} a simmons” a littlo higher up than Democrats. The Californiaus, not feel
ways there is to do thatthiug.
“ rebel sympthiaer.
lh e policy as at George, and prevented W °°d s and bis ing particularly friendly towards Woods
W e regard it as words wasted— as
present advocated by the great majoiity confederates from making a wholesale nor his kind o f republicanism in Ore.
breath lost— to advert to these things
ot Democrats everywhere, o f paying m jj upon t ie Government in this De. gon, set themselves about “ playing
with a view to any reformation in this
certain bonds in greenbacks, has be*n part0,ent. George has b u ilt! ten thous- even.”
Accordingly, they doffed thuir behalf. Stern experience ha9 taught
denounced by the republican press and an(j do|i;ir house entirely too soon, for kid gloves, went away low down into the
us this much. For the last fifteen
by republican orators from one end o f honesty, and no one will shed any tears perlieus o f sin aud degradation and dug
years, Christianity, as tried by thc
the land to the other as “ repudiation.” over his ignominious downfall.
up the K ing o f unclean beasts in the standard'of true piety, has been at a la
But, it becoming ’ painfully appareut
person of Calvin 15. McDonald and ship mentably low ebb. A false God— the
that the Democratic proposition is find
T he loth Annual Report o f the Odd ped him offuphere where he was readily negro— was set up. Like the Cuthaean
ing much favor among the more intelli Fellow’s' Library Association, San Fran mounted upon the tripod o f the Union
colonists in Samaria, who, while affect
gent and honest o f the republicans, it cisco, has been famished us through ist. He proceeded to biz— to revlution-
ing a reverence for the true God, paid
became imperative that something be the kindness o f the Secretary o f that ize Oregon, dedicated the gutter in Sa.
homage to the idols o f the nations
done in the National Republican Con
most bénéficient institution.
lem, and, a few days since, started on round about them, the Methodists
vention which lately sat in Chicago and
The following appeal is made to all his return to old haunts o f dissipation (N orth) o f to-day, while affecting a
hatched out Grant and Colfax, to bam-
Lodges and members o f the I. O. O. F., and vice in Sau Francisco. The Cali belief in^the true G o i , practically bow
bootle the people ee to the real deeigt« b j authority
fornians— the victims o f W ood’s elo at the shrine o f their idol, the ni<rcrer
o f the Association :
o f the managers on the finance question,
The O d d F e l l o w s L i b r a r y A s s o quence— will say to him on his return, The Democrat is asking too much when
a plank was incorporated in the repub. c i a t i o n , o f San Francisco, desire all
“ well done thou good and faithful ser it would require these people to act
liean creed which could be appealed to Odd Fellona in good standing, visiting vant, return to the mire.”
consistently with their professions o f
in any and every contingency. It reads the city, immediately on their arrival
fealty to Him who never spake hs
as follows •
10 ®nter *heir nan*es a°d residences in
McCormick the shoulder bitter, hav
man spake if the negro is to be glori
T k M -W .
.11 farm, . r
* r.gi.ter provided for t h « purpoue,
ing been beaten two to one in his late
fied by a renunciation o f the truefaith.
uoa M a national e r i» « and the National hon- permanently placed in their rooms,
race for Treasurer o f Multnomah coun
or requie** the payment o f the pablie indebted-
The reasons for adopting this system
A charitable conclusion is reached by
b « m in the utmost good faith to ear creditor* are manifold : A
non-resident brother ty, thinks o f moving to “ H onolululu”
supposing that the ministry o f this
Jf U .r u w r 3 ir wh2h U ! u » y be sick, and i f registered, the Gen to recuperate his waning popularity.—
denomination primarily intend to teach
j oral R olief Committee would, at a glance,
W e would advise him not to undertake,
correct morals by practice and precept,
Now, the Oregonian, having been »certain his whereabout«, and promptly
______ ! hasten to his assistance.
but it would be cruel indeed to deprive
f o r . « » * * ~ > g * • RnpnbltMn p.pnr.
fct be known ,0 u ¡D
to lead the Irish, resident o f the Island,
them o f aa opportunity o f glorifying
of this Stata in denouncing^ the propo- , tbe cj^yi and many f rieD(j8 might anx.
from the path o f patriotic duty. In
Cuffee though in the attempt they
sitiou to pay any class o f U. S. bonds iously but vaiuly seek him. The R eg
this he must always fail
The sons o f
should sanctify drunkenness, hypocra-
in greenbacks, and being the only rc- ister would obviate such a difficulty.
Erin are the same the world over and
publican paper in the State that d i,. ’
A, telegram eent to a well-known
cy, licentiousness, blasphemy, fornica
. . . .
brother remained in the Odd bellow s despise an apostate renegade. Intui
tion idolatry and all the long catalogue
cnases the issues involved between the j Libra, y for 8 e v e r a l day8 nq one being
tively splendid judges o f human nature,
o f moral delinquencies and obliquities
two parties, with any degree o f candor acqnaiutcd with his residence.
and the wiles o f vaunted ambition, they
supposed to exist.
Recently a brothcr from the interior
or fairness, we ask that paper whether
O f course, to simple minds, it seemed
the said greenback proposition is de* dropped dead in the street. It was not
, . a,
. then known he was an Odd Fellow.— whatever source it may— as an insult clear enough that the Apostles of
nounced m the above resolution as one i .
., . r
As soon as that fact was ascertained. to their manhood and an imputation
righteousness bad an
o f the “ forma of repudiation, o rw h e th ., the General R elief Committee hastened
upon their fealty to correct principles.
presented whereby they could manifest
e r o r not consistently with it, any o f the and found the body in a rough box at
P o o r l y D i s g u i s e d . — The Advocate their faith in their own teachings by
ben d, could be liquidated with green- ‘ V C ount, H o.pit.1, about to be cart-
ed out to the “ Potter s Field.
their works, when a man, noted for
" ac'£9 •
t Nothing more need be added to dem-
The Guard, a democratic newspaper lately his piety— one belonging to and an or
onstrate the great importance o f broth- published in Eugene City, has suspended pub
nament in their own household in the
S uppoeed TO BE I n san e .— Not ers from all parts acceding to the ubove lication.
faith— was presented for their suffrages
many weeks since, the Sheriff, upon in
Now, when it is known that thc
By order o f the Odd Fellows' Libra
as against a man notorious tor all o f
formation being filed that a person re ry Associatian.
Guard has not suspended, the charac
the opposite characteristics. A fter the
siding in this county was insane aud
H E N R Y C. S Q U IR E ,
ter o f the Advocate for veracity will not
example set by the Methodist priest
therefore unfit to run at large, proceed
be materially improved. And then
hood in their relations to the late elec
ed to arrest and manacle the aforesaid
that paper was so particular to say it
tion, it would be sacrilege to suppose
•apposed lunatic and bring him to town.
Speaking o f the congratulatory tele. was a Democratic paper. The Guard
that they were not all actuated by a
He was subjected to the required ex« gram received by Senator Nesmith from was suspended temporarily for the pur
desire to promote by all the means in
amination by experts in the healiogart, Andrew Johnson, and o f the satisfac- pose o f enlarging and improving the
their power, true morality !
and variously manipulated. Oral tos- tion with which it was received by the paper, and not an avowed partisan pa
timony w»s evoked in support o f the Democracy, the Oregonian says:
per in the State has dared to insinuate
S enator W ilson of Massachusetts
u Cnriou* to hear tho*e who three years ago
presumption that the man was insane.
were characterizing-Tobnaon as a drunken de
was lately written to at Washington
His father was examined and we be- bauchee, a disgraced sot now shouting and been discontinued. The animus o f tbc
to know whether the charge preferred
lieve the only thing elicited bearing in cheering at the mention of his name.”
Advocate was but poorly disguised in by the N. Y . Independent against Grant
Curious indeed ! A nd how does it
nny waj against the unfortunate pris.
the above paragraph. The wish was and seconded by Anna Dickinson, the
oner, was the fact that he had inverted ptand over your way, Mr. Oregonian ?
father to the thought.
N. Y . Tribune and W endell Philips,
Just three years ago you were invok
to a limited extent in the
to w it : that the said Grant did, on a
ing the choicest curses o f heaven upon
“ Pay tftn dollars down ”
railroad humbug championed ly Sam Democrats for insinuating that Johnson
certain Sabbath morning, on one o f the
tain a bi-monthly publication issued at public avenues o f Washington, in a
Clark» A Co. W hile the perpetration was just what you allege thut he was,
o f this «illy act was not deemed by the while you are particularly fierce because Good Templar’s Hall, Dallas, for June, drunken debaohee, dance and sing
authorities conclusive on the point of the Democracy has defeated your little
the prisoner’s insanity, it was neverthe
scheme of deposing this same Johnson
less strongly hinted that the act o f bit« , that you defended so vehemently when
i**g at the bait offered by the said Sam he was charged with being a “ drunken
A . S. H ughes''editor, and
Lyle and S. P. Hughes, associates, is
This number is filled with
original articles and choice selections.
Mr. Johnson has reformed Isis The utility o f suoh a publication being
libility quite inconsistent with the sup- 1 habits and was immediately kicked out read in the lodge at stated periods none
will question ; it affords a relief from
position that the man was really compus o f the Republican party therefor.-
the general tedium o f the lodge routine,
mentue. The prisoner was not consign- That's what’s the matter.
and always contains suggestions which
«d to the charge o f Dm. Hawthorne k
Loryea, though those having the beat
Thousand« o f men in the Eastern may be pondered upon by the members,
opportunities fer judging in the prem -1 States will not vote for Grant on the with profit, at their leisure.
W e bespeak for the Fountain a oa
i*ee thought he would ere long have t o 1 ground that, for the republican party
« ’ larks k Co., betrayed a degree ofgu l* sot.”
“ A vote
| to take three consecutive candidate«
r e e ro f unparallelled prosperity.
Logaa is a vote for for th®
Presidency from Illinoia is
“ A vote for Logan is a rote
] carrying tha jok e a little toe far.
rsa r â
M ÎS ïte fc *
have been and are being made.
R E A P E R S A fflO W E R i
“ Dandy Jim ,” was true, replies that
be “ did not see him do it.”
equivalent to saying that he had
P . C. S U L L IV A N aud B E N H A Y D E N ,
ORATORS of the DAY!
HE UNDERSIGNED HAS
Marshal for the occasion,
* J O S E P H L IG G E T T .
R E A P E R S, M O W ER S A N D HORSE
the Declaration o f In de
P IT C H F O R K S
at his farm, which will be sold cheap for CASH
J U D G E W H IT S O N .
or exchanged for CATTLE.
A ll are invited to attend, and bring
J. W. NESMITH.
them such supplies of provisions
Rickreal, June 2d.
as may be convenient.
B y order o f
F o iR T U O im Y
C om .
rrangem ents -
HE CITIZENS OF POLK COUNTY
arc invited to participate in a Celebration
ot the approaching
9 2 d A N N IV E R S A R Y O F A M E R I
C AN I N D E P E N D E N C E
to be held at INDEPENDENCE, OREGON.
C u m b e r l a n d and L e h i g h
The iollowing named gentlemen constitute
COMMITTEE OF A R R A N G E M E N T S*
Ç>r. J. E. Davidson.
J. B. Zumalt,
and Perry Watson.
In Store and A float, For Sale by
J. R. DOYLE,
San Francisco. [101y] 413 A 415 P acific o r
OitATon o r rim
M O T E L .
HAS JUST BEEN FINISHED,
for the accommodation o f all may favor him
with their patronage.
J. B. SPRENGER.
First Door North of Browu’x Fire-pr -of
N E W STORE.
N E W G O O D «. .
N E W P R IC E S .
I Rm now prepared .n offer to the public
large assortment<if choice
P R O V IS IO N S ,
H 0 0 DEN WARE,
YANKEE 'NOTIONS, Etc., Etc.
* deeigu to ¡keen only t e choicest and
best Articles, and sell them at a «mail
profit for CA^H*
OUR M O TTO :
R A P ID SALES OF CHOICE GOODS.
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T H E C A M P A IG N S O F L I E U T . G E N .
Those who want inferior articles
elsewhere for them.
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CORNER OF FIRST AND MORRISON St.,
P O R T LA N D , OREGON.
HE BEST AND MOST COMMODIOUS
hotel in the State, where every want ia
anticipated and cheerfully supplied.
W arm & cold Batha attached to the Mouse.
This Hotel is located nenr the Steamship
Landing. The Hotel Coach will be in attend
ance at all the Landings to convey Passengers
and Baggage to and from the House FREE
M. R. 8EW ALL,
JOHN C. DORCY,
ilE A P E R .
The Cheapest aud Best Reaper in
at D O D D 'S, Salem.
W O O L
W ESTERN HO TEL.
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AND CF FORREST’S CAVALRY,
U N IO N
1% h i t f e o n ,
H e a d q u a rte rs.
HE UNDERSIGNED RESPECTFULLY
inform.- the pub/ie that this Uouss
G . B . S T IL E S ’
N. L. BUTLER.
Refreshments will be served in Picnic style.
Parties friendly to the enterprise will please
contribute suitable provisions towards supply
ing the repast.
The Amity Brass Band has been secured for
W. C. WHITSON.
A t t o r n ie s a t L a w ,
Office — In the Court House.
D e c l a r a ti o n
P A C IF IC
J A. APPLEGATE.
A p p le g a te
HON. R. P. BOISE.
and P I G I R O N .
Tim D a t ,
J. W. SHELLEY.
R eader o r
C A R D IN O .
H O T E L ,
HE undersigned having located a New
Doable Cylinder Carding Machine tow
miles south o f Subltmity, six miles northeast
of Scio, and one-fourth mile o f Lincbe’s Ferry,
on the North Santiam, respectfully solicits pub
HE UNDERSIGNED HAVE OPENED lic patronage.
this New and Commodious Hotel and are
This Machine will be under the control o f
determined to keep it Second to no House in experienced operatives, and satisfaction is
Salem. Their table will bfc furnished with guaranteed.
the BEST THECOUNTRY AFFORDS. So
Give them a call, and try theiu. They have
double and single Rooms for Ladies and Gen
Will be done at the reduced priee o f Sight
Cents per Pound, when grease or oil is' furn«.
ished. I f I furnish lard, Ton Coats per Pound.
J&T-Warm and Cold Baths in connection I f I furnish lard oil, Twelve and a half. Cents
with the House.
One pound o f nice clean lard for each eight
pounds o f Woob or one pound o f lard oil fog
The Fine French Draft Stallion, each ten pounds.
To insure good Rolls the Wool must be
CŒUR «e LION, JR.
IHIS Splendid Draft Stallion will Stand
the present Season one half o f the time
at the Stable of the undersigned, aud the remain
dcr at the Stab le of B. F. Burch.
T E R M S:
Single service, $3,00. The Season, $5,00.
W e ll W ashed and Cleaned
o f Trasfi-
Also, it should be graded.
D. 8 . A T A f T O i .
A R B I G
YOUNG CŒUR de LION was sired by
F ront Street, P O R T L A N D , Oregon
OJdCŒ URde LION imported from France
Samuel Culver. He is five years old, a
W hen it was supposed that Andrew by
beautiful black, is 16 hands and one inch
Johnson was in favor o f negro suffrage high, with plenty o f bone and substance. His
Great Reduction in
whole Streeters erineee a Tare Combination
soveral God aod moralityites in this o f the thtee essential qualities o f a fine Horse
Speed and Bottom.
county Christened boy babies Andrew — Power,
His dam. waa a thorough bred Black Whip.
Johnson. W hat an anomaly is present
SAM UEL GOFF.
f| lH E PROPRIETOR OF ARRIGONI'S
Mfetsl, PoKlatd, Oregon, keeping op
Near Dallaa, Polk county, Oregon, Apr. 13th, X
ed when the proprietors o f these same
with the spirit of the times, has determined to
make a material redaction in his pricee, with
little “ A . J ’a ” are denouncing the 1868.
out changing the quality of his accommoda
Rump for not convicting Andy \
tions He will keep a firtt^eUu* lotus, and
^ h rashbr ,
will 'charge from $2.00 to $3.00per day for
“ A vote for Logan is a vote for
The Best Knows.
board aod lodging, according to there#«
at DODD’S, Sales»,
doubt but he did do it.
Prices ! !