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Weston Weekly Leader.
EUX B- MITCHELL
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 1885.
U'K At E JITS.
TIm following we the authorized ajonts of the
f:"!S Mf r"peCt,Va ,0C,U" S W Walker.
iiiimner . ... 11 "''.
lLiJIr ." A B Evans.
C.HHZJiii.' 8 II Stuart.
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h',.-Aru. J. L. Carter.
Who U the coustaule of Weaton
The enow is scarcely gone and the
wild field flowers are ia bloom.
Foreeveral days the farmers around
Weston have been buay plowing.
Tho man who fjoea fi.hing in viola
tion of the law j.roUbly feels bis need
of brain food but ho alioiiM be wade to
feel the loroe of the law also.
- Wheat look well. It never looked
bitter at thin aeaaon of the year. There
MCias to bo duoger in muiiy places that
it will be too rank, uuleai it in pastured.
Huse ball fever has struck the town
in ita moat malignant form. All right,
boTS. nut rouriclvea in good form and
-t nn a friendly match with some
rs - -r
The lluv. E. C. Johnson who is go
ing W amiat Kor. W. E. Potwine in
the work of this parUh left New York
on the 17t and will probably be here
about the 20th iust.
Last Monday there waa a very
pleasant party at the residence of Mr
J. t'roebatel. the occasion being the
tbirty-niatb birth-day of that gentle
Bien. The LEADER joins his host of
friends in wishing him many happy
The other night somo Weston hood
iuma detached Mr. Slill'e horses from
the wagon while the owner wai attend
iug the protracted mooting. They hid
the harness, and tied the borate a few
blocks away. Tins may by some be
eenaidcred as genuine funny business,
hut the prcpetrators ought to be
The following transactions ohnw
that times aro not ho very hard after
all. Mr. Ira Crofutt of Adam traded
eft his livery stable and stock to Kinsley
Kideaour for two quarter Bectinns of
railroad land lyiug between the middle
andSoatk forka of Cold Spring canyon
The next day Mr. Crofutt sold one of
the quarters to Mr. O'lfricn for $1400.
A few days after, Mr. II. McArthur
sold to Mr. Crofutt one quarter section
of deeded laud and a quarter of railroad
land in the Cold Spring country for
$1500. There were about 200 acres
auwn to wheat on the land bought from
Mr. Itidcnour and about 80 acres sown
te wheat on the land sold by Mr. Mc
Arthur. These figures show that val
nos have not depreciated much on ae
count of low prices and hard tunes,
The following taken from an ex
change will probably be of interest to
many of our readers: The final with
drawal for the Cascade branch extends
late Umatilla and Wasco counties.
The withdrawal extends from township
1, south rauge 30 east, thence westerly,
erosaiug the Columbia river in town
ebip 2, aorth range 16 east, just taking
ia Grant's atatioa. This will embraco
aboat 1,000,000 acres of land in the
iitate of Oregon. lilalocks, Willows,
Kshe and part of the Cold Spring coun
try, and nearly all of Klickitat conuty
are la the limits. As the greater per
tion of this land has been examined, it
will be placed on tLe market within a
month. The appraisement of the agri-
ealtural lands so far aa fixed are very
reasonable and are based on the value
ef the land in ita wild, uncultivated
condition. These lands will bo offered
for sale at cash and on from five to ten
years' time. The withdrawal of lauds
east of range 30 cast aro in process of
We clip tho following from the
Inst issue of the East Oregon inn: "Last
evening the Episcopal Church was well
filled to witness the marriage ef Hubert
J. Slater, oldest son of Senator James
II. Slater, and Miss Maggie Furnish.
At 7 the bridal party entered the church
laoving up the aisle in the following
order: Mr. Charles Wilkins and M'ihs
Jessie Starkweather first, then the brido
en the arm of her brother, Mr. William
Famish, then the groom and the bride's
methor. Then the beautiful and im-
presuve marriage ceremuuy was read.
After the ceremouies at the church all
wore invited to a reception at the bouse
of the bride's mother, where a bounte
ous feast waa spread. The brido was
the recipient of many handsome and
useful presents. The bridal party left
. on thie morning's train for a visit te the
borne of the groom's parents in La
Grande. They will return shortly and
will make 1'endleton their home." Tho
Leader ' extends its congratulations
aad wiahes the happy couple increasing
happiness through mauy coming ycara.
One night last week a number of
beys met iu Geo. Hayes' old cellar near
Washington street to pl;iy cards. Jcnks
Montgomery found them there and
male them all prisoners by locking the
door ea the outside. The boys were
properly frightened and proceeded to
out their way out. Montgomery was
ia the meantime searching fot the city
marshal, but failing to find him made
terms With his prisoners and released
them: As frequently before stated by
the LEADER it ia just barely possible
that the parents of these youthful cul
prit are ignorant of their misconduct,
but it does not seem probable. It is
peculiar that boys could be absent from
any well regulated family until lato in
the night without arousing some appre
hension as to the correctness of their
behavior. We are informed that the
city marshal ia making laudable efforts
to enforce the ordinance that requires
- boys to be off the streets after eight
o'clock at night. We hope he will be
successful. It ia a aad commentary
Hpon pareulal authority that makes
- SHiil -f ord'nance nasesaary.
Hsppner is happy. j !
At cost! What? See ad.
Ye olde foike'a conccrte next Mon
Prospects for good prices for
wheat are enoonraging.
The average attendance at the Nor
mal School is increasing.
Every sportsman should take
Forest and Stream. See ad.
'Squire W. P. Palmer of Milton
was in the city last Tuesday.
When my ship comes in." Look
out for her next week in Uecie & Ked.
The second number of the A'ormal
MonAli has come to hand. It ia full
Miss Mode, of Milton, is visitiag
her sister, the wife of Prof. J. M. Tay
lor ot this place.
Messrs. E. Ridcnour and Wm.
tloluuian ot Auains were in town on
business this week.
We respectfully direct the attention
of our readers to the advertisement of
Mr. Stuart of Cuuterville.
Air. Uaruett, onr turuiture man,
received a lot cf new goods this week,
Call and examine the sumn.
Humor has it that the Sheriff col
lected only about $400 in. the limits of
the com ing county of Morrow.
What you ought to have; Standard
works for sale by Lippincott & Co
whose ad appears on ibis page.
Col. G. II. Iteed and Mr. E. M.
PuriBton were in the city on Wednes
day, both looking happy and healthy
In answer to inquiries from Cen
terville and Adams, the Leader after
this issue will be off la time for Friday's
Messrs. Geo. A. Ilarlman, I). Mc
Donald and Wm. Hcimcr are each go
ing to put up a brick dwelling the com
Miss Lou Reynolds is offering her
stock of millinery poods, hats, trim
mings, etc., at cost. The ladies should
read her ad. iu another column.
There will be no service at All
Saint's Church next Sunday morning.
There will lie the regular evening ser
vice nt i o clock. Ilev. W. fc. i'otwiue
Money ou"ltt to be a little easier
now. It said that Air. Llark, agent of
Christy & Wise made advances ou wool
in PcndletHn and vicinity to the
amouut of $62,000.
-Mr. Thomas Anderson) who recent
ly arrived here from Wyoming, has con
eluded to be one of us. He has just
purchased Mr. Osborne's house and lots
iu Sitting's addition.
-Messrs. Dusenberv & Co. are mak-
iBg preparations to build a big brick,
but in the meantime they aro offering
big inducements in Dry Goods, Grocer
ies and General Merchandise.
John C, Kilos, O. it. & N. Go's tax
agent was iu Pendleton on Monday at-
Look at the legal ads under New
To-day. - -
The proprietors of the new hotel
are enclosing their ad jeining lots with a
hkh board fence.
Mr. B arnett, representing the Port
land Oregonian, was in the city this
week ia the interest ot that journal.
For some years pseudo-scientists
and Bhallow skeptics have sedulously
promulgated the idea that there Is an
unceasing warfare between science and
religion. The ignorance and fanaticism
of many religious teachers have done bo
little injury to tho cause they have been
attempting to uphold through their ina
bility to take rational views of the ideas
advanced by really scientific men. If
materialism and evolution have
shaken the confidence ot ' any
one in the eraad fundamental
truths of Christianity, narrow-minded,
bigoted believers havo been as much
to blame as the advocates ef those
theories. Every earnest christian and
honest skeptic should be able to meet
those arguments which have been ad
vanced to show that mail body and
mind has been evolved and not created,
All these are ablr answered iu a book
called "A Study of Origins, or tiicProb-
ems of Knowledge, of Being, and of
Duty," published by James Pott & Co.,
12 Astor Place, New York.
The following tribute to Weston
is taken from the February number of
The Normal Monthly: A matter 6f
prime importance, and one which is too
frequently overlooked in selecting a
school is the moral character of the towu
in which the school is located. Stud
ents become, for the time being, prac
tically a part of the town. They im
bibe its spirit, are more or less subject
to its iuiluenccs whether evil or good.
In point ot morality and intelligence
there probably is no place in Oregon
superior to Weston. For that reason,
no better place in the State could have
been selected for the location of a school.
Parents can feel perfectly safe in send-
their children to Weston. They will
find the people, generally, hospitable,
intellectual and moral. The govern-
mcnt of the Normal School allows no
studeut to remain whose habits have a
pernicious influence upon his associates.
While perfect freedom is allowed to all
ho conduct themselves uprightly, it
is determined mat tie morals or me
students shall be most carefully guarded
by excluding everything that would tend
to lead them astray.
It has too often been the custom to
elect as school director some mau, one of
whose chief qualifications was the num
ber of children he had to send to school,
fhero wouli be more sense in reversing
this, by electing someone who had no
children te educate in the district. Af
fection too often blinds the reason. The
psirents of bad children, and there are
such, cannot be convinced that their
dear ones aro as unruly and mischievous
read in a respectable family and one
who would encourage, even by corres
ponding with it, is unworthy to be
looked upon as a fellow being. - r'
"ilije friendt" Mr. Hirsch is still
doing all that lies in his or his friends'
power to become Senator Hirsch of Ore
gon, but alas! I fear (and hope) that
while Solomon lies groveling in the dost
and ashes at the feet of onr legislators
sending up his plea for "shuat one more
vote mine friendt," that some man
worthy of the prize will, step into the
arena and bear it away amid the plaud
its of a rejoicing people.
Following is the report of the latest
ballot for U. S. Senator received up to
noon to-day: --"
Gearin, 25; Hindi, 30; Boise, 16;
Williams, 15; Watson, 2; Carson, 1.
Mr. W. H. McCov is always alive to
his business, and spares no pains to set-.
care the best ot everything In his line.
tie has secured the ajrency for the cele
brated Dr. King's New Discovery for
Consumption. The only eertaiu cure
known tor (Jonsumptiou, (Joughs, Colds,
Hoarseness, Asthma, Hay Fever. Bron
chitis, or say affection of the Throat
aad Lungs. Sold on a positive guaran
tee. X rial bottles tree, lteguiar size fl.
Am Id-Faakloswel Idea.
The old-fashioned idea that one
should never enter a sick room with an
empty stomach is a true eue. The gaa
trie juice ia sot secreted in an empty
stomach; it ia only when food is taken
into the stomach and digestion commote
ees that tho gastric juice is present,
All germs are killed by coming in con'
tact with healthy gastric juice, there'
fore a full stomach fortifies one against
contracting contagious diseases. De
Haven's Dyspepsia Cure is especially
adapted to act upon the digestive jniccs
of the system and keeps them in a pure
and natural condition. In this manner
it insures proper digestion and assimila
tion of the food. It never tails to effeot
a cure in the most obstinate cases of
Dyspepsia, Indigestiou,. Flatulency and"
Sickheadache. Sample bottles free at
W. H. McCoy's drug store.
Notes from Adams.
Adams, Fob. IS.
To the Editor ot the Lksder:
Frank Pixley says, "We knew the
Biblical account of evil spirits and the
fable of the swine, and do not pretend
that tho devil may not get into a hog or
a quack doctar." And Frank is gener
ally correct; in this case he is absolutely
so, for did I not stir up His Satanic
Majesty in the last-mentioned animal
last week? I had not thought to write
this week, and do so with reluctance
new, for fear I may say something that
had better be left unsaid, for it is my
natural disposition to avoid a quarrel,
not eo much from cowardice as from
reluctance to be at emnity with aay
one. This assertion of mine I think
most people who knew me will bear
me out in. But the unprovoked attack
of "Dynamite" in the E. O. of the 13th
inst. upon M. S. Lee ought not to pass
without notice, and in justice to myself
allow me to make the following remarks:
He must certainly be "dynamite" or
some other extremely explosive matter,
otherwise he would not have gone off so
easily,, for if I touched the fellow the
concussion was very light. I but vague
ly hinted at an Incident. I did not
A rich young man of the dude order
dress and impertinence attended
charity fair. At one of the tables was
young lady noted for her beauty. The
dude "hung around" the beauty's table,
but bought nothing. At hut the young
lady asked, "Will you buy?" "Unfor
tunately, what I wish to buy is not for
sale." "What is itf" "I dare not
say. "n hatever it is you may Buy.
'Well, then, since yeu insist, I should
like to buy one of your glossy ringlets."
The yoang lady seized a pair of scissors,
clipped one, and handed it to the young
man, saying, "One hundred dollars!
He paid. But it saddened him, and he
was seen at the fair no more.
A fine farm, two miles from Center
ville, 160 acres deeded land aud 80 acres
of railroad land, on easy terms. Will
take one-half in cattle or horses, A
big bargain to be had. Apply at once
to B. F. SWAGGART,
A woman may fret and chafe because
the pudding is overdone or get her
nerves all into a snarl if her husband
happens to bring home eonpauy to din,
ner unexpectedly, but when it comes
to wrapping up a sore finger, she stands
at the top of the heap, with a mein free
of vinegar and a touch lighter than day.
Do you want a Fruit Tree, Forest Tree ot an Or
namental Tree, Roee or Shrub of any kind?
Ii so, call and see
S. H. STUART,
Who will rurnlah you from
RITZ'S COLUMBIA RIVER NURSERIES
at prices to (alt the tiiuee.
Ot U you want any kind of
Garden, Field, Tree, Grass
or Flower Seeds,
Fresh and Pure, oall and ana ma at tho Pimt nt.
Umatilla Real Estate Gov
J. II. BALET, Manager:
Office Arfiolris Pendleton Hotel; Main St, Pendleton, up:
Miss Lou Reynolds' Large Stock of
llats, Feathers, Flowers
and Trimmings of all
will be offered for the next thirty days at cost.
The goods are now on exhibition at Mrs. H. J,
ruwers , on Water st.
ssrThe ladies of Weston and vicmitv are re
epectfully invited to call around and examine
the stock. 20 lm
- -. -
Improved and Unimproved Farms Bought and Seld Scttlerar
Located on Vacant Lands.
as children can be. Who has not heard
sonie misguided and deceived parent ex
claim "my boy never tells a lie," or '"my
boy never swears," or "my boy Dever
tending to the pay nieut of the company's played truant," when it was a notorious
taxes due" Umatilla ceunty. Tho fact that the boy iu question was one of
amount paid, partly in scrip, was $20,-
109.60. It pays to have a railroad line
run through the county.
Next Monday evening the Old
Folks' Concert which waa referred to
last week, will take place, probably at
the Skating King. The Weston Cornet
Baud will be present to discourse in
strumental music, so tho audience will
be well entertained. Tableaus will
also be a feature of the entertainment.
Added to this, the managers have re'
duccd the price of admission to twenty
tive cents, only reserved scats being
tifly cents. The object is a good one,
aud the evcuing's programme a most
excellent one, and a very enjoyable
evening may be anticipated. Kemerti'
ber the evening, February 23.
As soon a Morrow county is le
gally aet apa.-t, Mr. Fuller,
ono of our county commissioners will
not be a resident of this county. It
will devolve upon couuty Judge Lucy
and Commissioner liaumgarduer to
fill the vacaucy. The person chosen
should be selected from the cast end of
the countv. The population and
wealth of this eud ot the county enti
tle it to representation in the county
court. We have no doubt that the gen
tlemen upon whom the duty of making
the selection devolves will take this
view ef the matter aud that some good
man from Milton precinct will be named.
Misfortunes never come singly it
seems. Mr. Cor, brother of Kepresen
tative Cox, has a big baud of sheep in
the other end of the county. During
the suow storm he lost quite a number
of tbem. All that was valuable was
the pelts. These he had preserved and
was bringing a load of them to Pendle
ton the other day when he met with an
accident. A few miles this side of
Echo, he undertook to cross the Uma
tilla river with his team and load of
pelta when almost at the opposite bank
he got into deep, rapid water, which
carried the horses and load down the
stream several hundred yards. The
horses got entangled in a fallen tree and
were drowned. The wagon upset and
Mr. Cox dumped in the river, from
which he barely escaped with his life.
The pelts werecsrried oil by the treach
erous current. The drowned team was
valued at 53oO.
"Shortfellow" writing from Helix
says, "Wilbur and Blumer McFerron
and Frank Perrum were arrested under
complaint of John Caplinger, charged
with disturbing an assembly met for
religious worship. 1 he ease was tried
in Justice Grover's court Monday, C.
Kern, J. Feck, J. Kennedy, D. War
ren, Z. Sallie and Mr. Booth, jurors.
Great iuterc&t was manifested in this
trial, which was in some respects peeu
liar, inasmuch as every member ot the
church sympathized with the defense,
ono ef whom was a member, and the
prosecution was chiefly pressed by per
sobs who it not opposed to the churches
in general, were epposed to the Christ
ian church. The young men were ac
quitted, the county to pay the cost,
(94.40. Some old fossils may grumble
about such bills being assessed te the
i county, bat they don't take into consid
eration the amount of fun we had."
the worst little scamps in the country?
But who could convince the fond and
foolish parent of his darling s miscon
duct? row if such a man with such a
boy. or set of boys, happened to be a
school director, and his boy or boys
were to cause trouble in the school
room, and jnst such things have hap
pened, would this director do jastice to
the schoolteacher? The answer is ob
vious, and in view of the fact that in all
disagreements between teachers aud
scholars, the fault probably lies with
the pupil nine times out of ten, the di
rectors should be withoat bias in the
matter if equal justice is to be meted
out. It would be a good idea always to
elect as directors men who have no
children in the school during his term
AtAinnlcpr Jlr C!n. make i srw.p.iAH.v nf
mcnuuu location or nm, pauemurpuj- gent's clothing and furnishing goods.
For a nobby suit call on them.
The Leader office will do all kinds
of job work as well and as cheap as can
be done in Portland.
"Mrs. Jones, Where did you buy
that handsome Dolman?" "Why, at
the Great I. X. L, Store, Walla Walla.
Taylor & Evans of Milton have
always an hand a fine assortment of
books, stationary ana notions.
Ladies, hare you been tn see the
fine bargains given away at the Great
I. X. L. Store in our Cloaks Dolmans
and Suit Departments.
A Clear Voice.
Mr. Charles T. Krebs, 737 Madison
avenue, Baltimore, Maryland, well
knuwn iu banking circles, certifies to
the excellence of tho Ked Star Congh
Cure. A few doses speedily cured his
niece of severe hoarseness and sore
throat. It is pleasant to take. ro one
can be poisoned by this remedy, which
is free from opium, morphia and other
REKSE and REDMAN, ADAMS
Steinaker & Co. keep tne Buckingham
& tiecht a boots and slioes.
For barins in glassware and
crockery go to Iteese&Redman's, Adams.
Steinaker & Co. have the largest and
best assortment of wall paper in Weston.
Reese & Redman, Adams, are pay
ing the highest market rates for wheat.
Don't forget that Reese & Redman
are located at Adams, aud do a "boss
N. Dnsenbtry & Co. is selling lum-
ber at $18 per M. for cash or good
notes. Also wood at $4 per cord.
Odor of Forest. Sparkle of Stream,
FOREST AND STREAM.
Di you own a gun, or a "fish-pole, or 'bird-
dg"ornfle'f Ever yo angling, or shooting, i
tnunpin?. or campinir. or canueimr. or vachtin;
nave you a taste tor studying tne nabits of wild
birds or animals? Do you know that for ten
years we have been publishing a bright weekly
paper devoted to tnese subjects! it will repay
you to look at a copy of the Forest and Strram.
There is no other pai-cr in the world just like it.
Address tf orest and stream JniDiisning uo., 39
Park Row, New York.
Specimen Copy 10 Cents
For Every Home Library.
Pendleton, Feb. 18.
llev. J. B. Mahana is in Portland su
perintending the making of one of his
Ed. P. Marshall won the piano and
Mr. Bradshaw the organ at Fletchers
prize concert last Friday night.
Tho Pendleton Literary Club has
Prot. McCarty has organized another
singing Bchool. His last concert was a
Wm. Horner, better known as Johnny
Hamlin was brought over from Hepp
ner and lodged in jail charged with ob
taining geods under false pretences from
the store of Morrow & Son. His bond? i
were fixed at $1,000.
Lodge Deputy J. E. Miller will go to
Pilot Rock in a few days for the pur
pose of organizing a Good Templars
lodge at that place.
The Yakima City excitement is doing
a great good to Pendleton by drawing
all the gamblers and other low charac
ters away for a time at least.
The Good Templars lodge at this
place is in a prosperous condition; five
now members were initiated at the last
The old building formerly ewned by
J. C. Arnold aad used aa a school house
is now being torn down and cleared
away to give place to a commsJious
Some miserable wretch writing from
Pendleton to that carrion bird of un
cleanness and immorality, The Mercury,
is now eking out his loathsome exist
ence by dealing in the lowest hints and
dirtiest jests upon people so far superior
to him in all those qualities necessary
to make up tke true man or woman that
he ia unworthy to loese their shoe
strings. TLe Mercury is unfit to be
sician a name; when, lorsoetn, 1 am
roundly abused through the paper by a
correspondent from Weston, presumably
by the physician or patient mentioued,
as none ether could imagine themselves
aggrieved. This person denies some'
thing, no one knows exactly what. Of
course it could not be the little story of
Scott's sr King's witticism; therefore it
must necessarily be the story of the tn
inor. What interest could any one
from Westoita possibly have in that ec
currence? "Dynamite, your squib is
one ef the most transparent - "give'
aways" I have ever observed. - You ask
me to proye something. You knew I
would not undertake to de so, not be'
cause you thought I could not da it, but
because yon know who .M. S. Lee is
(as do a great many of the readers of
the Leadeu), and you relied with safe
ty en his manhood when you supposed
he would not drag the name of an estl
niable lady unnecessarily before the pub
lio, although by so doing he could ex
pose a consummate quack, and thereby
benefit the pnblic
1 nave no desire to avoid the respon
sibility ef anything I may write te the
Leader. My pseudonym is pretty
well known, to no one better than your
self. Under any other circumstances I
would avail myself of your generous of
fer. No one is more sensible of their
need of it than I am. By the way, I
think you evinced a more than usual
amount of coarseness when you hit upon
that style of satire, and alse when you
uacd slightingly and insultingly the
names of my two friends, whe did not
figure in the slightest degree in the
case. I have heard a libel suit hinted
at in connection with this case. I
would encourage it by all means. It
would be a mine of wealth if you should
succeed. Iu any case you could break
this whole community, as they are all
more or less interested in it, and be
sides, just see the fun we'd have,
Bay, Bub, this is probably my last on
this subject. Hit back if yeu like, but
strike light. You say you're dynamite;
A Deadwood, D. T., husband pub
lished this notice: "My wife, Sarah,
has Shot my ranohe, When I didn't Dee
a thing to her an' I want it distinctly
Understood that any man That takes
hur in aad keeps for hur On my account
will get himself pumped so Full of lead
that seme tender-foot will locate him
far a Mineral clame. A word to the
wise is sufficient an' orter work en fools."
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Farms A Ttwn Property to Rent Collections Made Loans Negotiated
LANDS FOR SALE.
No. 1. . f
1C0 acres deeded land, and 160 acres railroad land; located four miles north o i
Barnbart Station; good house; smaU stable; thirty acres in wneai; ucai ui
wheat land. Price, $2000; $300 cash; two and four years on balance.
No. 2. - i
160 aerea deeded; 160 acres railroad and 160 acres timber culture land; four mile
from depot, rnce V16UU; tuuu cash; balance ou one ana two years nine.
No. 3. :
640 acres; good bouse, cellar and barn; all under gooi fence,, with garden fenced: ;
separatelv; plenty ot water; tnree nines irom depot; seventy acres iu ii
wheut. Price $3500; S1000 cash.
No. 4. -
640 acres schoel land; first payment made; four miles from depot; all level. Price j
$2000; easy terms.
No. 5. ,
148 acres deeded land; all nnder fence; good house; plenty of water; eighty-6ve. .
acres ia wheat. Price SI 500; easy terms. Pour miles northwest of Pandie
ten. No. 6. . . ;
160 acres timber cultnre land; some improvement; five miles northwest of Pendle- '
ton. Price $350; easy terms.
No. 7. "
320 acres deeded land; two houses; 110 acres in fall wheat; a choice farm; fouf :
milea north of Barnhart Station. Price $5000; $1000 cash; long time on bal-
No. 8. , . ;
160 acres deed land; 220 acres railroad land; fifty aeras plowed; one mile fence;
400 posts; six miles from depot. Price $2500; $S00 cash; balance on long
time. No. 9.
160 acres deeded land; 320 acres railroad land; all fenced; seventy acres in wheat
good school and church privileges; one and one-hall miles trow depot. Price '
9Zowt 9 iwv casn.
No. 10. '
Timber culture claim; four miles from depot. Price $300; cash.
City lots in the town of Pendleton bought, sold, exchanged aud transferred. We?
make tins our specialty.
480 acres deeded land; 160 acres railrond land; all in barley; 140 acres in wheat
good builduiga; feur miles from depot; a fine tarm. Price $i600; $2o00 cash;'
long time on balance.
320 acres of railroad land; all fenced; seventy acres in wheat; one mile from de
pot. Price 1100; easy terms.
160 acres deeded land; under fence; forty acres plowed. Price $1400; one-half
Good timber culture land; one half mile from a growing town. Price $150; cash."
City property to exchange for land.
Heavy span of work horses; young and warranted true. Price $1S0; cash.
; ISO. 18.
160 acres; preemption claim; four miles from Pendleton. Priee $150; cash.
160 acres timber cultare land; 160 acres railroad land; all fenced; ten acres in
trees; sixty acres in wheat. Price $1200; easy terms.
Fifteen head ef yoang cattle; cheap fer cash.
Ko. 21. ,
160 acres deeded land; 160 acres railroad land; all feneed; good house; near sohoof
nouae; plenty or water, irica i:aKju; easy terms.
No. 22. . ' . : -r
Good location for poultry yard; adjoiuing Pendleton. Price $200.
VOfllll'ILLE ROAD C
Perfection at Last.
Backlea'a Arnica Salve.
The Best Salve in the world tor Cuts,
Bruises, Sores, Ulcers, Salt Kheum,
Fever Sores. Tetter. Chapped Hands,
Chilblains, Corns, and all Skin Erupt
ions, and positively cures Piles, or no
pay required. It ia guaranteed to give
perfect satisfaction, or money refunded.
Price zo cents per box. ror sate iy
W. U. McCoy.
Notice for Publication.
Lahd Officb at La Graicsk, Orkcwb
February lltn, iss.
Notice Is hereby Riven that the following"-
named settler has filed notice of his intention so
make final proof in support of his claim, and thai I
said proof will be made before county UlerK of
Umatilla County, Oregon, at Pendleton, Oragoa,
on Ajiru 1st, 1833,
&amuei it. ninn.
to commute Hd. No. 1633, For the south half of
the northeast quarter of section 11, tp 4 north
of ran fro 35 cast. W. M.
He names tne louowing witnesses to pror nia
continuous residence upon, ana cultivation oa,
said land, viz:
Henrv Frazier, H. C. Adams, J. S. Phillips ana
O. C. Taylor, all of Weston, Oregon. -
20 . UCIKI W. DWlliHl, KCfRVSSr.
'For sale bv all Boolcel'em. or will be sent.
tree or expense, on receipt of the puce by
J. d. LIPPINCOTT & CO.,
71ft 4 717 MarletKt., rhila4elphtfu
Notice for Publication.
Lahd Officb at La Gkaxdh, Orboor
Jan. ziui, iss.
Notice Is hereby siren that tho followinr-
natned settler has filed notice of his Intention to
make final proof in support of his claim,and that
said proof will be made before the County Judge
ot Umatilla County, Oregon, at Pendleton, Ore
gon, on juaren o, isao, viz;
Hiram T. Nelson,
Hd. 1GGG, for th southeast quarter of section 6,
township 4 north, range 34 E, W. M.
mo names cue lonowmg witnesses to prove uts
continuous residence upon, and cultivation of,
said land, viz:
Oeorire W. llanna and Franklin Talmcr of Pen
dleton, Oregon; Dewitt C. Henry, of Helix, Oreg
on; ana William riper, ot centcrvii.e, Oregon.
W" S. V
I'm fulminate of gold, and if I explode I Notice of Sale of Mortgaged
I'll hart some one. D've hear me? rroperi
M. S. Lee
All the Base.
VIRTUE OF A CHATTEL MORTGAGE
made and executed by J. E. Jones and I.
H. Jones, In favor of Charles Kohn & Co., and
I duly filed in the office of the County Clerk of
Notice for Publication.
Lahd Obpice at La Grasdr, Oregon,
Jan. 27, 1885.
Notice is herobv given that the following
named settler has Hied notice of his intention
to make final proof in support 'of hi claim, and
that said proof will ha made before A. A. Jones,
Notary Public, at Pendleton, Oregon, on March
6th, ltaso, viz.
D. S. 6205, for the northeast quarter of section
14, township 5 north, ranjre 34 east, W. M.
He names the following witnesses to prove his
continuous residence upon, and cultivation of,
said land, viz:
M. G. Parr. Mrs. M. G. Parr. Gconre Ray
mond, of Centerville, Oregon, and Kasson Smith,
af Walla Walla, W. T.
11CMI w. uniuni,
A TWO-WHEELED VEHICLE
That will ride as easr aa a four. Good and strong, with phaeton body
good, full, large back and tho rider can use and feel no more horse'
motion than in a four-wheeled rehtcle. Has all the conveniences for
doctor's box, for a cheat, storm apron, aad is as easy to get in and out of
aa a buggy; nothing to climb orer in getting in. See what is said of it:
To Captivate the popular taste and I Umatilla County, Oregon, to secure the sum of
ciirnoK. all nrevion rtfnrta tn nlmBA the I Five Hundred Dollars (S600) and interest from
Stirpa&S all previous enortS to please tne a,h ls)u at ten rJr cent ner annum.
palate, requires no suiau amount oi l and Btton,ey.,, fee8i miA mortgage being given
knowledge and no little skill, and when 1 on all the Household Furniture. Crsran. Oma-
we remember that tke err agrees. D I e ments ana cnecn, oi iu ana every aesenpuon
lixnM frnll C,rlln n( Via ia tave ano exceW weanug apiwrei; nuw utsuig in
liquid truit reinaay, Jsjrup Ot figs, IS inedmeUinghouseof the saidJ. E. Jones and I.
ns beaehcial to the system, as It IS ac- h. Jones, on the corner of Pomeroy and Broad
rantaalr In the atumu-h. n rparlilv pn. streets, in the town of Weston. Oremn. I will
derstand why it is the universal favor- PT?9eed " PnbLic ntj?n?J?.,h.i!?!MS
.. r u.l.;,, I v 1
lie 3 m wiliw v &Aviut whoh);uuu I gaLd town, on
Satnrday, tke 28th Day af February,
and other ills arisine trom a weakness
or inactive condition of the Bowels,
Kid tie vs. Liver and Stomach. Sample
bottles free and large bottles for sale by
W. H. McCoy. 3
SLATER FURNISH At Pendleton, on Moi -
dav, Februarv ltb, by Rev. V, . E. Potwine,
Mr. Bout. J. Slater to Miss Maggie Furnish.
REYNOLDS VAN WINKLE On Sunday, Feb
ruarv 16th. by Rev. Tresennder, Mr. Ueorge
Reynolds to Miss Mary Van Winkle.
1SS5, at the hour of 10 o'clock a. m., all of the
above-described pruiierty and effects, or so much
thereof as may be sumcicnt to satisry saia amount
and interest and costs and accruing costs and at
torneys' fees. If the sale of said property is n't
concluded on Saturday, the 2Sth inst., the same
will be resumed on Monday, Marcn zd, issa, at
the hour of 10 o-ciock a. m.
Dated February istn, isho.
CHARLES KOHN CO.
By C. L. BCECG, Agent.
RAINVILLE At the White ranch, on Wild
Horse, on Saturday, February 14th, to the wue
of Mr. l. KAinvuie, a son; weigni 11 ids.
McREYNOLDS To the wife of William McRey
nolds, of Camas Prairie, on January 31, 1885, a
TilIOfiER Below Milton, on Friday. February
13th, Miss Minnie Dogger, aged 17 yean, ot
KILGORE On Thursday, February 19th, the in
fant son of Mr. Louis Mlgore, aged 8 montna.
Writing poetry is lite putting up
stoves. Everybody knows how until
they try. "
Referee's Sale of Keal Estate.
T VIRTUE OF A DECREE OF THE CI R
m curt Court ef the State of Oresron. for Uma
tilla County, mad and entered on the 8th day of
December, A. v. isa. in tne case ot urs. uiiema
White, plaintiff, against Wm. Ho'dman, F. M.
Paolv and Albert Anderson, defendants, auth-rtr-
izing and requiring meto sell the real estate here
inafter described; .notice is tneretore Hereby giv
en taat on
the I Bar of March, 18S5,
at on o'clock p. m. of said day, in front ot the
Court iiouse duor tn rendieton, lmatuia count)-,
Oresron. 1 will sell at public auction, to the high
est bidder, all of lots No. 7, 8 and 9, in Mock 11,
situate m the town of weston, Umatilla count)',
Terms of Sale: Each lot will be sold ae;ratclr;
ten ir cent, of the purchase price to be paid
cash in hand, the balance to be paid in eight
mouths from sale, w:tn interest.
JAMS A- FEE.
S. Ktler e.
Taken un December 30th. 18S4.bT the subscri
ber, residing at the town of Milton, precinct of
Milton, in the county of Umatilla, State of Ore
gon, one light brown filly, medium size, two
years old next spring, no d rands perceivable, ap
praised at $22; and one dark brown filly, small
size, two years old next spring, no brands per
ceivaote, appraised at 3zu.
Dated January 10th, 1X83. 18
TORKTILLE, ILL., Dee. It, 1333.
"I hare been using one of Church's Physi
cians' Road Carta for some time, and am well
pleased wjth it. I have practiced medicine near
ly twenty-nve years, ana have used almost ivo
ry kind of vehicle on two wheels that 1 have
seen, but this is the only conveyance of that de
scription that I hare ever used that I can hearti
ly recommeua." w. T. SHERWOOD, M. D.
PLANO, ILL , Bee. 8, 1882.
W. R. CHURCH Dear Sir. The Road Cart I
purchased of you ia all and mora than you told
me. It rides as easy as any four-wheeled bug.
gy, and I most heartily recommend it.
V. P. BLATCHLEY, M. O.
CLAYTON, MICrL, April , 1883,
W. R. CHURCH, Yorkville, III. Dear sir. t
am well pleased with my Cart; think it well
worth the cost. Would not be without It for
any price. O. M. RICE.
W. R. CHURCH, York Title. III. Dear Sir. I
"It is the best cart in our city." H. H. MAT-"
LOCK, Ottawa, 111.
JACKROXVILLK, ILL , March J8. 18R3.
W. R. CHURCH Dear Sir I am greatly
pleased with your two-wheeled vehicle It die-"
counts anything of the kind. I have no mots
use for four-a heeled buggies in my bustnese.
A. W. T11TON, M. D.
MARTINS, S. C., May 40, 188S. .
W.R. CHURCH Dear Sir The Cart ordered
from you tame yeaUrday. It is all and sun
than you claim for It. It ia certainly the finest '
and most convenient thing on whejta. I don't '
think 1 will use any other vehicle ia my praetico
now. sours respectfully,
O. B. EVAX8.
HEMSTEAD. TRTAS nn In losi
-W.R. CHURCH Dear Sir- Out Is at band"
has been tried by me and te satvfactory in even,
particular. I will not hesitate to recommet d.
tnom, only to physicians, but also to any ai 4'
have used one of your Road Carts since last Feb- all persons having much driving to do.
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Garden, Flower, Grass,Tree
and Hedge Seeds.
Catalogues Sent Free on Application
GEO. STAR RETT,
WALLA WALLA, W. T.
lor tale Ly Tf . H. Ji'Car, Weston. 3a
ruary. I think ft superior to any Koad taut 1
have examined. It is THK thing for the "busy
practitioner.- W. E. KINNETT, M. D.,
PAW PAW, May 1st, 1883.
W. R. CHURCH Dear Sir You wish to know
how 1 like my Cart. I cannot aay too much in
Its praise. It ia simply perfect.
I., ii. tutarrii, n. v.
MARSHALL, TEXAS, April 30. 1S33.
W. R. CHURCH Dear Sir I have now used
my Cart about ten days, and must say it stands
tb test admirably. It is admired by everybody.
Send nn a top for it. Y ours truly.
b. r. uw, at. o,
DTERBCRGH. TENN., April 7, 1883.
W. K. CHURCH Sir The Cart ia at hand and
I like it splendidly. It is sunulr DerfecL. I
could not make any alterations.
ju. A. ruwuiu, jk. u.
LAH8DALE, PES.,' April M, 1883.
P. 8. CLARK.
GEORGETOWN, GEORGIA, Julv , 1883. ,
- W. R. CHURCH 1 received mv toad Cart all'
rifc-ht and like it very ranch; would no exdiange'
it for any four-wheeled vrhM-; I have ever had
for my use. It ia the admiration of all who see
it. Yours very rusvecliully,
II. M. KA1GLER.
W. R. CHURCH Dear Sir-The Can wVrw
eelved in goon shape. I am highly pi wl witru
ft after giving it a trial. It U much neater asd
mv!"?P.th 1 expected. I think it will
take here. Wishing you success, I am vmirs,
Y. C. ilOYI.
CnFSTER. TOW A li i. .so- -
v. r. J'.Ci'LR?"-D-" SI'-The Carl i. the'
lightest to draw in the Uaitrd States. The mora'
F. FREEMIRE, M. D.
The Cart arrived te-day.
1 ant greatly
. MARLIJI, TEXAS.
R. CHTTItCH Thnw4 .r k...
pleased. Beats anything in this section of the for a reeoarniendation of your (Art. I think H mv
country. I wish you success in your enterprise, duty to give one. For eawaodsDoed H nn't id'
R. H. ANDREWS, weU beaten. With a50Texas ponVl thina r
Editor and Publisher el the Medical Summary. can go with any high-priced horse.' 6. p. RJCK.
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