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OREGON CITY, OREGON, JI'NE 20, I
A Water Project.
We have been shown a jtetition to the
City Council praying that 1-ody to ex
tend the water pipes to the lower part
of the town. This project we presume
u in .accordance with the issue made at
tiiol ist f lection of which
were kent in ignorance
We have no
objections to the water pijx-s betn;g ex
tended to the lower part of the city,
hutweaiv opposed to giving any tnr
ther subsidies to the water company
for this purp..se. The lirst contract is
in outran ui-onthe tax-payers oftlie
citv Tie' works shoult nave oecu put i
down hv the city and owned by her.
H provides for a subsidy of ?l,OOOin i
gold coin !K-r year for fifteen years, ex
cepts tie work from taxation for ten
ve'irs It is a well known fact that
these 'works did not cost the owner
$4 in all, and he is receiving interest
from tlie city .alone on an investment
,f 1i,iiim besides the rent he receives
from private parties. This contract
also provided that he should sllppl.V
tle city v itlt good and healthy water.
This part of the contract has never been
tilled', as the water supplied is taken
from the mill-race, ami is the dregs and
hltli oftlie basin. Yet thecity has reg
ularlv paid its subsidy in coin. The
extension of the 'W ater pipes to the lovv
; c- end of the city would probably cost
four hundred dollars. For this, we are
informed, the owner wants two hun
dred doll: .s per year additional subsi
dy. Tli ft would be a good investment
f.j;- him as in two years he would get
back all that the work cost him, besides
lie could s ifi ly caleulate (,n collecting
from private individuals at least ten
dollars per month or interest on one
'thousand dollars, additional. The ciii-
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in-very go d interest on tin cost of I
cxb nding the worr:s, and we sec no
rood reason why the city should give
auv additional subsi-ly for this pur-jio.-e.
It argued that there are a large
number of tax-payers in the bottom
who are exposed to lire, an 1 demand
this exten-ioii. The same might be
said of ti:-; ta-;ayi-rs on the blutl'.
The conlr;..-tor should be required to
take the water down Main street to the
cm), but without any additional pay
from the ell v. If !ie does not see tit to
do this, let t lie Council demand ot him
t.i viii.t.lv- ":! and lure water
not the id! n of ttu river.
i i . .
W e a;ie-
n.l Ho t sooner than test the contract
he nil readily take the water iovn in
the bottom. It was promised by the
leaders of the ring that this subsidy
should U 'riven but we warn the 'otui
cil against anvsueli move. It the own
er of th u ..;. "! will not take it down
t here, let the citv do it. and the revenue
n eeived from the jx ople who will use
the water . ill pay more than interest
and tho ex pense 'of putting ,lw n the
pi:es in less titan live years. Tuis at
teinpl to force tie-citv to contribute to
this all-reefy too highly subsidized
coin nuii v, is sim pi v an oii'.rage on t!u
ta-paycrs. The ordinance giving the
iirst'siii.sidv is an outrage, and now it
is sought t- increase it. Let tho Coun
cil sav to the water owner, "if you do
let t.ik the water down to the end of
?I lin .- t reel we will pay you hereafter
in the currency of tin city, and no
longer nia.k: yi'mu preferred creditor. '
We hope the Council will consider this
subject" well before they burden the
city with an additional subsidy to en
rich a sing1.'- individual at tho expense
of the tax-payers.
Ai.i'ini;.- This journal shows
what tite l:iii'i.-.e:'.pe puinU rs of Anier
i -u can do. when they have a mind to
work in black and white. Thcv paint
pi. -lures wai.-h ai-
seen tor a slmrt t i ine
Ill I I I . I i-W .
id sos, and then are se.-n
ce;t by their jiiircia-ers :
I, it.-, much removed from
iu-iiig m l e
world of art a if t ln-v i! id
oil oici lire
Mr. Kriiscnian 'un lib.n's
.ire well lnovn t conmH-
sji-u.-s ot art: nis "views ot draniiv.
Conn." iiMk.-.s Ids t.d.nt known
i nroiighotit Use Fniiod Spates. It is a
ileli.i us drawing -as piel lire- one as
nitiiie !iei--.d :', when site tries to be
jfull of life and light and beauty "a
song with i it words." .Mr. K. V.
1 1 tieliaiM's Hisiant view of Mount
-MtlHlid.l." "The Signal," .-'ft or i II 11-
w i'r. ami The Sisters." a Koman in
terior, after Cooiuans. "A Njimnede
o! ;lt 1! ir-es. w hich is a s;r;kmg!
and vigorou i i o;n position. Alloftht
iUiistratioits contained in the Jinn
1 1 ui n ocr are O' riect
1. :ti.t .' ii,.,
re plll'l l ni o t Pel 11 g
the tinest illustrated paper in tho Uni
Woop's I lorsKnoi.p Mauazixk.
Tho J une mi ml n-r is just the book for
tin family circle !. Just the dear old
Household tuuguyine we used to greet
so gladly, flic articles are not so
heavy; titer. are more stories; not
trusay. sensational compositions, but
-such as bear throughout a strong inilu
cm e for all thai is good, pure and true.
A noticeable feature is that then is
som. tmiig helplul, enooura
f -rling upon almost everv
like lais m eded 11! every
lie cii ililren s depart me! it
is fully up to its standard, and printed
m miicij better type. As to make-up
of magazine, we notice a great improve
ment. A Temperance story is announ
ced hereafter, for every number II.
. (tsU.rne iTi-noroon) has U-eii n--euiled
us ed.;.or, and assumes the en
tire management. Subscription price
only one d 11 tr a your. Address
Woods Hons, ii,, 1,1 Magazine. Nevv-b-.ti-g:i,
Mas. Dixiway's Lkcituk. Mi
Ihmiway de'.:vered a lecture in this j
city, lust Saturday evening to a large i
ne.dienee. on Mormonisni. We w.-i-e '
n. it pros -nt t-
ar her. but learn that !
it was rather i i iterest inj: until. she reaeh-
eo her itoPey on i.inan s nghtsi and
that the uudieiieo were will pleased
with if. There was some disturbance
by soni" "fti'iryt.uiiu' liii.llnin, which
-insed the la ly to show her temper
stjd administer a strong rebuke. We
are not aware what the nature of the
disturbance was, hut we regret very
mueii titat auv should occur. Kverv
speaker should be treated with proper
resin et. and ro one should be guilty of
s-e-u ondm-t .vhet!.er they approve of
-,i!te sentim mts uttered by a sreakeror
jtot. 'i hop. such disturbance may
;ot again take place in our city at any
pui5!e meeting, and titat tiu- ollieers
ita iv be prompt in arrestingany person
who may be guilty of such conduct
iKKicKtis Ki.kctkh. The
No. 4. I. O. O. P.,
'hehl lust Tuestluy evening, the follow- j
ing persons were elected otlieers for i
the :,ext term: 1'. P.urns. C. P.: J. :
T. ApiKi-son. H. p.; W. H.Pojm-,S.
A. Lew. S,rilH; J. M. I'.aeon. :
Treasurer: J.'W. Moldruni.J. W. The
mstalh'.ti ut will take placed
1 ues, lay evening in Julv.
ou the tirst !
In Tovvn.Wc had the pleasure of
M. ciiur our o t triend and former cit-
ei'"i,)f A1."" 1;u''' vestenlav, Mr.
O harloM U alk r. He rein-ts everv
iuu t eas; ,f the mountains.
Tun r.r.t-FF Ito.vn. Mr. Moore is
tnaklip- raiii.l progsesswith hio o.i
"P the Plutr, .md it is expecteil that he
'miir''v!,k,,i'h With U tlurinSthe
The school !
y - arat tho Oregon City Seminary will
dose -!' 1 ri'-av in iic.m vvecK, me .1111
The last three days of the term
will he sjH-nt in the examination of the
classes of the different grades. Tho
mciiilxTs of the Citv Council and tho
parents anu mentis 01 ine senooi are
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Ill V I id I in i-iiinc seie i I ; 1. 1 II ig c.xa ill- j
inatioii. J'elow we give l.'ie older of i
9:1 to 10 -rut irade S (Primary)
Heading, Sjk llimr, Tables.
10:1. to l:i Grade 7 (Higher do.) ore.
1 to - Grades ; and Arithmetic.
- to ' " " lieading, Spelling,
3to3:r0 " ' Kng. Gnuiimar.
D:l." to 10 ::',0 J rades 4 and 3, Arith
metie. 10 :4" to 11 :!." " " U. S. Historv.
11 :1 " 11' ' Hug. Grammar.
1 to 1 ::,o " ' Geography.
I ::;o " :' " -J and 1, A.-dronomv.
J.:Vi ":5" " " Knir. (Jraminar.
:i :i -.:',0 " 1, Al-ebrn." '
9:1.1 to 10:1.1 Crude 1. Arithmetic.
lo:.U)" 11 :1" Natural Pliilosoohy.
11 :1 11 ( 'onnK)sjtioii and lihetorie.
l)novvNi:r. Norman, son of Alexan
der and Maria A. Warner, of this
city, was drowned near Champoeg on
Inst Wednesday. He was employed
on the steamer Fannie Patton, and
was in the act of drawing a bucket of
water from the river, when tin? bucket
pulled him in. lie swam some dis
tance but before the lat could be stop
ped or assistance rendered him, he
went down and did not come to the top
again. Hie inciy was noi it. una. es
teruay morning a number of relatives
and friends went up to the la.ee of the
accident for the purpose of dragging
the river for the body. This sad alilie
tion is a severe blow on the father and
mother of the boy, and on his relatives.
He was a boy highly esteemed by all
who knew him, and the pet oftlie fam
ily, having been allli-led when ;uite
young with seven sickness, which had
caused him to become deformed. He
was about sixteen years of age. The
sympathies of the ent in community
are extended to the family in this sad
1-ASK P.AI.h C.VMK. L;'.st S:turday
t'li' first game between the Clackamas
Club of this citv and Pioneers of Port-
laud w as plaved m this pi ice.
;j vej.v ; , . t J. rt t i . i - and ehU lv c
ed game, both sides doing some hand
some i laving. The game lusted three
hours and tin
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tin game by I wo runs. Tin Clackamas
bovs had the lead in the game nearly
all' the way thro igo. and the large
crowd of spectators a!! : ntieicati d tliat
t!iey wiul I come u'A' v i'-toi i-ms, bv.t by
soiue unfortunate nluy, tliey laih'il.
The boys ought to ha vi won, and we
predii t that Uldess the l'i. liel rs can do
oettcrthe next tina-. our boys will get
away v ith them. Tin next g i ni" is to
be pTtyed in Poitlin l one week from
to-morrow, when wo have no doubt
our bovs v ill come oil' v h to; ions.
I in in Okk. We win shown tlii
week a speciinen of iron ore found ou
the farm ofThouias 1'iehls, en the Tual
atin, which wo 1 Iieve to be t";U.il in
richness to any ledge worked in the
I 'idled States." We are informed by a
gellllemell wiio lias hud a great deal
of expel ieiioe ill iron works, that the
ledge is far richer to any woi ked in
Pennsylvania. Tin lodge is exten.-ive,
surrounded by plenty u iimberand on
the Tualatin "river, which would sup
ply ample water-power. There is groat
wealth in this mine and we hope the
time is not far distant when il will be
brought into use. Capital can find
good in vestment in this enterprise in
our Stall', as ine ro ex isls in a bun lance
in this lit b: h borhoed. cjiial if not su
perior to any in the Union.
I m it.oykm Exrs. Not with si. Hiding"
the cry of hard times, we notice con
siderable improvement going on in
town. Among those who have inprov
ed and painted up their houses, we
notice tho residence of Mr. A. .1. A
pci soii b. is been raised an I !i tno-;om -ly
painted ; the residence ofM :-. iei,:ue
Luofjue Irn been materially i:n;r v-.-d.
and other ivsidi n rs are being
i liri'i l and m proved. C iai 1-s 'a u,,. 1. i
h is ii.id Ids store newly ) ia intcd and
Mrs. ( 'hurnf.n is over!ia:;!ip.g and
in-iking new the store for morly occu
pied by I'arl iw A' b'.il ! -r.
Pkk-cn.vi.s. The ha
Saturday drew hither
of the typographical
ball game last
e.iie a number
mong the latter wove I'.al-
tii. tore, of th.
timer M urj hy
On goiiian. and J. Mor
of tin ihdl tin. (:' the
was our ilcli -ate friend. .James
tin will soon rci'-h
, 10 1. It ibinsou. James Mc-
Cowu, and W. V. 1'o.irdmuu.
Conk in Wor.ic Tlie ( iovern ur C ro
ver lowed the ( tovernmenl sirur puller
up the river lust Mt
vallis, where it is
ui'.l ay :is tar us ( ;
proposed to go to
"-cms 1 no V 1 . 1 1 no I u jv "un in-i e. 1 1 .ici j i iu iiii-ii'-uui--
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! e'i is 1 1 1 i , e- i i i-i . .oi o i oi i-. t io 1 1
the river unit! the appropriation is o.
hs'.usted ami do as much work as she
At a regular meeting of the Clucku
mus 15. 15. Club lust Wednesday even
ing. Hie Secretary was reij nested to
send a challenge to the Pacifies of p. .rt
luml to play a match game of ballon
the grounds of the former on the Court h
of J ulv.
I'kiminai.. V( received
a call ves-
! p rd ay from Mr. It. W Conover
it. Id. Minnessota. .Mr. ('.
is a printer and
puhhsher, and has coat" to Dr-g"n with
hi laiiilly to make his hone h.-r'. W'r
out Ibui. .-iikJ Itoii- he may soon feel
iinong th - lieople oi 'r.-gon.
Annivixr. The niacliinery for the
woohut factory at this plae, is arriving
by every steamer to Portland. The
building is fast Hearing completion,
and we may expect the fi.-toiy will
be in full operation by the 1st of
lMtKSKNTATIoN. Mr. J. M . "a CO II
presented to Oregon Lodge No. '?. I. O.
O. V., last evening, a very handsome
set of jewels for the appointed otlieers.
Tin present was ivceiv ed with thanks
bv the Lodge.
Thanks. Hon. Jus. K. Kelly will
base accept our thanks for full tiles of
bound copies of the Congressional
Clobe for tin session of 172ds7:t.
L nder the head of "Ott'fnr Oregon" '
the Holt County, (Mo.) 'e,.W of j
May :UUlx says: '-The steamboat
St. Luke, which landed at Drownlee
mill landing on Monday, took on '
boiird sixteen citizens of Holt county
as follows: Mrs. Anna E. Erownlee. i
! jr., Mr. an Mrs. John Hollis with j
i "ne children, also a ladv, who had I
! " on stopping at Mr. tiny s. and two !
other persons, whose names we failed !
to learn. They were to go up the
river to where they could connect
per rail with the U. P. Uiilroad.
Destination of these friends is. Eu
gene City, Lane county, Oregon.
We are sorry to have them leave
t t , . , i -r it .
xioii, inu ii tnev cant stav auv
j longer, ve wish them a safe jou'rnev
The Salem St'tfe-wii learns that
3Tonk Sawyer, one of the wealthiest
citizens livincr in the vicinity of
"Wheatland, Yamhill County, was
thrown from his wacron by tue rnn-
' awdv of Ilis tefim' ani1 llis arm
I broken and left eye seriously injur-
Hector Cani-dtell, an old Pioneer ami
highly respected citizen of Milvvaukie, !
m tins county, died
last Sunday night.
at his residence
Am-oiN-ii.:i,.;,and Master A. J.
Marshall lei: l.o., :. . . , -.
...... uv wi ,i i nil IU 111'
i, f o; ,. -v- ..
1. 11 District No ! ,.-1, :. .1. l .. .
-'i "una iiiuui ic.i
SiiiUTUALisis.The Spiritualists of
Clackamas county hold a irrove meet
ing July 1-Jth and l:ith, at the grove
liKn. The youngest daughter of
Mr. I. Selling, of this citv, died vester
ouy, aiter a severe sjiellof sieknl-ss.
Markets. There is no change to record
in any nf our marlct r.-pf,rt.. I -gal ten
ders are buying at MV. and selling at Sii Vj.
Denies It. (.;n liOSs who lias
been in command of the Oregon Vol
unteers, denies the late charge made
that the Volunteers massacred the
Modoes. A dispatch from Jackson
ville, under date of the lltli inst.,
General Tloss, of the Oregon Vol
unteers, who has just returned from
the front, denies that the murder of
the four Indian prisoners was com
mitted by his troops. He says the
nearest cam) of the Volunteers was
not less than ten miles distant from
the place where the murders were
committed, and says that if his troops
wanted to murder the Indian captives
they had a much better opportunity
at the time they captured twelve
prisoners and had sole custody of
them for three days before turning
them over to General Davis. The
Volunteers are expected to return
here to-morrow, and will be muster
ed out as soon as thev arrive.
Meuliciual Poisons on the AVane.
The patriarchs took no mercury, no
bismuth, n iodine, no bromide of po
tassium, no strychoria, no fptinine.
IIupy old gentlemen! they did not
even know of the existence of those
'specifics," ami yet they lived until it
seemed as if Heath had forgotten them.
Their medicines wore herbs and roofs.
They have left this fact on record, and
the world seems to be now taking note
of it ami n turning to tho first princi
ples of medication, llostetter's Stom
ach letters, the purest and most effica
cious vegetable restorative of the day,
is also the most popular. Thousands
of persons w ho only a few years ago
believed implicitly in all the poisons
which l':gure in the pharmuciepiu, now
pronounce this palatable tonic and al
terative an all-sufficient remedy for
dvspcpsiu, nervous debility', constipa
tion, billions conipluints, headache, in
termittent fevers, and all the ordinary
disturbances of the stomach, the liver,
the discharging organs and the brain.
The time is not far distant when most
I oftlie powerful ami venomous drugs
now so leehios.si-.- atimnusicrctl ly
pruclitionors of ihe "heroic" school, in
eases tbut might easily be controlled
by milder t'-'.-itment.will be utterly dis
carded by ail'philosophioal physicians.
As it is. the t!iin';ing public, who are
generally ale-ad of the professionals,
have already put the dangerous prepa
ration aside and adopted Josh-tier';
Hitters in their stead as a safe and ex
cellent household medicine, adapted to
almost every ailment e.xoept the organ
ic an.! deadly contagious diseases. l-.r
m ire than twenty -.-ears this famous
restorative and preventive has been
I miuu.dly strengthening its hold upon
tue Public eon;'nl-. lie , and it now takes
i the h a I of every advertised medicine
! manufactured in thi ; eountrv.
If Jul'ii oii'x .Itfi I ;i ii" I.i'tinitat i half as
val;t-ie .as p opi - say it i-s, no family
s xi'i ul i wii 1 1 out i: . f ' rt a in ly no j rson,
l h.-la wy r, doctor, mhuP-r, or of any
oil! -r proe ssioii, should st;irt on a journey
without it. 'o sailor, tisie reiau, woo.'.s-lii-ui
shot:! 1 he wiihoiit it. In tact, ir is
n .! .! A h r 'V'-r t he r -' is an ache, sprain,
cat; hruis , foa-li or fold.
I-'ar.ie rs .-ohI ' llors: M ,, are font in
iiaUy hepprimg wli.it we know or the utili
ty ! S7i .)'. .' id's I'ii ''it! rti ( 'omliti'iii 7 'em '.;,
and in r ply. we would say, Ihroieali the
Cohlil.ns ol'lhe IlKKlMX I 'lTV KNTKHI'KISU
we have heard 1 rom lill n. lr -il who
ha" i!e(i f ,i-m with gratifying results;
t hat is also our experience.
Ii v ic tii- iny. 'Tis tiiailnes; to neg-l.-t-t
cough or cold, however slight. Oui
s'lin pi io't may fodow and though In.
WlSTAK'S l'.A I.S.A M OK Wl F.T) ( ' 11 I-'. I. It V 11 a S
lro(,u -nt ly cured t h is in itch dreaded disease
it a ! .nos! i n va ria lily cures t he pr unary ilis
e i s" : ol t he t hro.-i! , lungs and chest, wh ro
o'. le r remedies tail.
Tib' 3Iom l'opiiI;ir M"t!i('iiif ExSant.
1840. Over 30 Years 1873.
Since tlie In t roiJ n- ion of
J l"A DAVIS'
2 6 il
1 LLS g?.
-- is eijnall.v upplicalile and i flicacious to
you ng or old.
j V!!-: IWI.V-Jiir .r,i-:K
I is hotn an internal and J-.xternal rein
cdy. i rniiK i T.v-KiT.r.T:n
j wid cur. I-'ever and Ague when other
i remedies have' fail "d.
I rrphc I'ain-KilJiT
should he e.se,i at. the first manifesta
; I ions of cold or cough,
j ''lii- Iniii-!ill'r
! - is the (ir-at 1'amilv Medicine of tho
j rrphi a!i-KiMer
j - Will cure Painter's Colic.
T'lie fa 5 n-r iHr
Is good for Scalds ami r.urns.
-J- has the Verdict of the People in its
idves I'liiv rsal Satisfaction,
rr-tlie Ia iii-Killer
! l'.ewareof lun't'tfioni and Conufrrfrit.
! rijlhe ai:i-Kil!i r
I -A Is almost a c rtain cur for CIPH.KHA,
j and has. without dottl t. been more success-
till in curing this terrible disease than any
I ot le r known remedy, or even tie most em
inent arm siiiiuui i u v sicia ns. in inula,
.vfrica, China, wte-r- this dreadful dise.,;;,:.
"is ever mor- or less prevalent, tie PAIN
KII.bXK is consid. r -d ly the natives, as
w.-ll as Kurop-an r-'sid'-nts in those cli
mates, a SfiiK Kkmkdy.
K-ich I.offl e is wrajipej with full direc
tions for use.
J Is sold by a!l 1 iruggists anil Heah rs in
family .Medicines. juite-Im.
It is a well known fact that Pyspep
siu and indigesti
an the causes of
arlv all the diseases titat the hninan
lv" is In. ir to: then why pay enor-
us doctors on is: i v using nr.
llenh-v's cilehrate.l 1XL Uitters thev
.. i ,H. ,. ,.r.li..-,i,..l fVi.T.i tl.V.
can be thoi otiglv ciudi-a.e.l front the
system and new lite imparted to the
sutierer. Kea.1 hy.-iicians ciriKieates
in another column
A Beautiful Farm for Sale !
I A CI5KS OPKXTIMdBI.E LAXD,
Ijirgp Orchrd. Splendid spring, and
iovl House wit hin t hree mih's of Aurora,
at less than
.-4 rK"r? actje:
This offer Is only good for twenty days.
Enquire at the F.NTKReuisK office.
Oregon City, June (, Wo. tf.
SOCIETY y OTIC ES.
OKKtiOX LOUGK NO. 3, I. I. (). F.,
Meets everv Thursdav
eveningat 7 o'clock, in the "-iP-S?'-
O.hl 1-el lows Hull, ilam
street. Members of the Or
der are invited to attend. Uv order
ki;ijijccv ii:oit:i; i.oikjh no.
3, I. O. O. V., Meets on the
Second and Fourth Tues- T-
t -.iti i 1 1 ri tff.i'h llliilltll r wm
at 7 a o'cloi-k, in the Odd'
Fellows' Hall. Membersof the Degree
are invited to attend.
MUJ.TXOMAJI LODOi; X). I,A. 1
A: A. M., Holds its regular com
munications on the First and
Third Saturdays in each month, 7
at 7 o'clock from the2Uh of Sen. ' v N
tentber to the Li Hit of March; and 7j
o'clock from the 20th of March to the
"it ith of September. Hrethren in good
standing are invited to attend.
L!.v'!h' 'L'l1' lv A 1
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4 2b M B 2 traveling, barge cash pay
) sj f-!'W"r f and lib ral pr uniums for
F.f.l? I Uil getting up clubs. The best
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JL price paid lor wool. JOHN MYKKS.
Professional and Amateur Musicians
should examine tie combination Solo
Stops found only in CK . H I)S tv CO S
'i J 1 10 d'OblN'K. A most delicate, soft or
br-'ut bin s st op.
TJIK VOX JII'MAXA. A baritone solo,
not a Ian or tremolo.
T11K PIANO. A beautifully toned piano,
which wilt never require tuning. Sec ad
verl isiiieiit in anotiiercolumn. junb'iu.'i
fiililir x::;i:in;itioa of TfiiclhTs!
""oTlCI-: is HKUKI1V (IIVKN THAT IN"
. i compliance with the law, there will be
a Public Kxaminat ion of Teachers, at the
Oregon City Seminary, on
Satiudiiy, .lum "istlj, ls'ja,
coetm- neing at !V, o'clock, a. m. It is de
sired t hat all wlu ex pi ct- to t ach in this
countv should attend public examinitia
tlons as there is i.o charge lor cert iiic.it -s
issu. il, and it s-'ctires a uniformity in ex
aminations. Prols. Macrum, Mon-land,
ami N icholson ar" appointed to aiil in the
examination. The same rules applied ut
public ex a m inat ions are strictly enforced
at all private exam illations.
Siijit.fif I'uhlic Sellouts fur Vtack't.iKis Co.
.1 unc t; h, 1ST.!. ' w I
GEO. WOODS & C0'8
The most remarkable instrument ever per
fected ; capable of the most beautiful mus
ical cirects, and in the most elegant cases.
All Lover: of Music
should sec them, and hear their
CG?,!B!HAT:e?J sclo stcfs.
AV in. Ci. Ii A 1 ) Ci Kll,
Of Kit Saiisorm St., San I'i aiirioi,
has them. junel3m:i.
LiVERY, FEED, AflO SALE
r p 1 1 f t N" r r. i ts r; x f n pu ) i n i fto n ) v
1 tin bivery Stal.Ieon Fifth street, i trcgon
( 'ity, t rego n," keeps constantly on hand
SiiildSt iind Hiig.TJ' llrsis,
liHiries, t rriarcs ami Hacks.
3Vicror-s J Jeasoiial)le.
He will also run a, hack to and from the
V;!LI!01T GDA SPPilF-JCS
during the summer s-ason, with goiwl
hors "s.eom petent and gentlemanly drivers.
FAHE AT LIVING RATES.
J. M. FI tA.FIt, Projri( tor.
)ri gon City, May g7, l-ek
BY VIKTUK OF A WHIT OF KXF.CI'
tion issued out oftlie Circuit Court of
the state of Oregon fortlte county of .Mult
nomah, and to me direct d, whereas on the
!'t h dav of June, A. !., judgment was
recovered in favor of J. P. Smith and
ngais? 1 aniel I larvcy for t In sunt of three
lmiiilr -il and seventy-five dollars and forty
three cents (?iT5.!:), with interest at the
rate of orc-perc-nt. per month trnintin
fthday of June, A. I... IST'1, together wit h
costs of suit and disbursements. Now.
t herefore, by virtue of the above named
execution, iorwarit of personal property, I
have levied upon the following described
real estate. proicrtv of defendant, to-wit :
All of blocks numbered 1' W. hi7, 112 and 114,
J !ui,Hl1 o1' !",,,.m'ml7"'1 . f 7 i,n,J H ' "
block number ii: and all of lots numbered
j ., ., ;iiul 4 ,n Uo(.k nutnU.r an(l aI1 ot-
, lr:u.tion.,i lot5 nmi,ered 7 and S in b!Kk
number h: all in Oregon City, Clackamas
county, ( r gon, as siiown by the maps and
plats thereof. Now on
Saturday, Julj l'-Hh, A. I., 173,
at the hour of 1 o'clock, p. rn., at the court
house door in Oregon City, Clackamas
county, Oregon. I will sell at public auction
tothe highest bidder, for cash paid tome
in hand, all of Iianiel Harvey's interest in
the above described real estate, or enough
then-of to satisfy judgment, costs and ac
A. F. HETw;E, slWifT.
P.y IIKNIiY HEIMjE-S, Depute.
June loth, 1S73. wi."
OF BANCROFT LIBRARY,
AU(7TIIOX AXD COMMISSION?.
A. B. RICHARDSOW,
Cornier of Front i Oak cits., Portland.
Of Ileal Estate, Groceries, Central Mer
chandise and Horses.
SAFE DAYS AVerlnesdav and Saturday.
A. 15. 1UCHAK1 'SUN,
English Hefined P.ar and P.undle Iron,
English .Sipiare and Octagon Cast
Steel, Horse Shoes, Hasps,
S. i w s . sc r e w s , F ry -1 a n s ,
Sheet Iron, H.
A large assortment of Groceries and Taq
uors. A. P.. H1CHAKDSON,
Jan. 1, ls7:J-tf. Auctioneer.
SPI1INU AM) SUMMER GOODS
Jl'ST RECEIVED AT
Hoots and Shoes,
Ladies ami Gents'
etc., etc., etc., etc.
Main Street, Oregon City.
Produce of all kinds bought, for which I
pay the highest market price. If you de
sire good Goods at Low price:, call at
. S Ii I. I. I A' (i ' S
and examine his new stock of Spring goods.
Oiveme a call and convince yourselves.
M y mot to is,
" QITCK SAI.KS AXI1 SMALL l'KOKITS."
The highest market price paid for ivool.
Oregon City, March 21, 1S73-U.
WATCHES AKD JEWELRY.
r"1IIE rXIUvItSKiXED AX-
e nouneetotlu'citizensof Oregon ;.r-.-?
City and Clackamas county that they have
just opened a
Main street, next door north of shades Sa
loon, where t hey will keep on band and lor
sa le a 11 goods perta ining to t heir line, at t he
I.ovvkst i.i vino katks. Especial attention
given to the repairing of Fink Tim f Pi i.cf.s.
All gootls sold and work done warranted.
J Fi . A. 1 1 A AS & S( )N .
Oregon City, Feb. t;, iS7.'tf.
HEX YORK HOTEL
No. 17 Front Street, Opposite the Mail
Steams hi i Lauding,
iMIOTliniS, J. J. WILKE.XS, Proprietors.
Hoard t W-ek .M.00
Hoard r Week with Lodging ti.ut)
Hoard V 1 lay l.uO
GUARD AGAINST FiBE !
DELAYS AliE DAXGEK0US.
rrH F N V M E ROCS SEVERE FIRES
1 which l.ave occurr -d in our Stab the
past year, and the late disastrous confla
grations in Portland, Springville, Dalles,
1 reeon City, and Jacksonville, should ad
monish property owners to seek indemnity
against loss and damage bv lire without
i : s u k a n c e c o :i r a x y,
CF HARTFORD, G0?i.,
R pr i'SCTited on t he Pacific coast for over
titf eeit years, (during which perkxl it has
pa id oo. ooo ir Fin bosses in the Pa
cific Depart ment), is one of the leading
American h ire Insurance Companies, unit
the onlii Hartford Company represented in
the State of Oregon. a t lie prom pt adjust
ment and payment of its losses.t he Plnenix
has no superior, t lie Company has never
had a suit in tin State, and in the prompt
cash payment of nearly
in the Chicago and Host on, proves that the
old Plucnix is equal to its every engage
ment. The Agent s of t he Phrcriix are a ut horized
by commission trom the company to issue
and renew Policies direct, and without ref
erence to Port land, San Francisco, or else
where, thus enabling the applicant to se
cure iniiii"iiiit" ami t,iiulimi protection.
Rates as low as solvency and fair profit
will admit of.
V. r. Til iSXS,
R-'sidenf Agent, Oregon City.
April IS, lS7.i.-iu:
Four Splendid Chromes to
A rrnngements have been made hv
which we can oiler :i year's snhscrija-
tion to Tlie New York Christian at
Work and Ix i.Kcric Wkkki.v, with
their four magnificent 'liroinos :
iood Morning," " 'ai lo in Mischicd',"
"Sjiriit": Flowers." together with our
own journal lor S"i "id.
As'tin ( 'hronios alone are worth from
610 mi to "rl") no, and as the New York
publication is everv way tirst-class. it
presents an nimstial oiioi tnnity to our
subscribers. The Chiomos are made
bv Prang ami other celebrated artists,
ainl will be forwarded promptly ly
- Should any subscriber desire only
t!u two tirst named ( 'hronios. they will
Ik sent with the two publications for
llemit to tlie publisher of this paper.
LOUS SAIL, : : : PROPRIETOR.
WOT LD RESPECTFULLY AX-
and vicinity, that I have otKUU'd an
ICE-CKEAJI Mini CON'FKCTIOXEKV
establishment in the building formerly
occupied by L. Diller, on the
Corner of Fourth find Mtiin Strcctx.
The Artie Soda Fountain will be in
njnTufion to supply the demands of the
thirsty. I manuiacture all my own stock,
consequently they are 1'urr unl Frexh. A
share of public patronage is respectfully sij
Oregon City, September Ctli, Is72-tf.
A. C. WALLIWG'S
PIONEER BOOK BINDERY.
Pillock's ISnildiiirr Corner or
niul Front NO eel.
PORTLAND, ' 2Zm ' OREGON.
BLAXK LOOKS RI'LED AXD P.OFXD
to ny d. sired pattern. Music books
-Magazines, ewspapers, etc.. Umnd in ev
ery variety of style known to the tirade.
---" ""in im ciumtry promntlv at
THE ROOM FORM FR I A' rtCCUPIED
as the Council Chamber, in Dr. Tln-s-sing
s brick building. Apply at this office.
CEES. I-I. CA.TJJTIELD,
CO EXE It OE SEVEXTII AXD JIAIX STREETS, OREGOX CITY.
lias Jnst Received a New Stock of
Calicoes, Dress ( IcmuIs, Rrown and Bleached Sheetings,
House Inning, Shirtings, Table-I.inen, Irish Roso'm Linens,
Linen Towelling, Table-Cloths, Corsets. Ladies' and Cents'
Hose, Thread, Cambrics, Buttons, ltibltoiis. Laces and Insertions.
Kmbroidery, White Uoods, Millinery, Fancy Good, JLc
Also, ;i full assortment of
LADIES' AND CHILDERN'-S SHCES,
C Jrocories, Crockery, Glassware, Coal Oil, Coal Oil Lamps, Wicks and Chiniheys.
AVhii U have Im c selected sxltU special care for llls market unil cannot
ME Sl'ItPASSED IX Q.VAUTY Oil PKICE.
tiii: hk;iii:st mahkiit prici: paid for country produce,
March 13, lS73:tf
KEW STORE! HEW GOODS! NEW FIRM!
Have Just opened, in
Arni-sliallV ISTeAV J3uilcliiiir, Oi'C.on City,
r3"IIE FINEST AXD MOST Ct)MPLETE STOCK OF CLOTHING AXD DRY-tJOoDS
JL Roots and Shoes, Hats and Caps, ( ientleinen's Furnishing fJoixls, Hoscrics, No
tions, Cutlery, I'askets and Toys : also, Groceries ami Provisions, and a
GENERAL, ASSORTMENT OF OTHER GOODS,
Too numerous to describe, which we propose to sell at the Lowest Possible Rates, for
Jillt. I. LKVY, b'ing a Prm-tieal Jeweler of long experience, we will also deal in
and manufacture and repair Jewelry. We guarantee all ourgoods and work, or no pa v.
Give us a call and examine our goods, and save twenty per cent.
Second door north oftlie IostolHce, Main street, Oregon City.
tns is a preparation combining all the valuable medical ijuailies of the Eucalvpt us
which is cultivated in nearly every California garden tor its medical utilitv bavin" be
come the household remedy for all diseases ot t he KID.XHY.s. lUAIHtlili and in I V
FxnV, 3 I AT. WKAh-XKSS. It seems to haVe a dir. ct allinlt v forlhe
. KM iO-OKGANs and their surroundings, and cures them by its a Iterative healin"
and balsamic properties more eir.dually than any other known remedv ' tD
7.!AVW)v-Vv,1)V"ir;:V'r'lVv wT a,1.1 ';;,'s's of mucous and serous mV'mbranes.such
siA!ki!kuc?nnu'A i ,K ul(JJI-A'4 USJiA mrjti.xa iitntixA.xvr, iysiji-
tins preparation istlte result of Dr Coleman's experiments with the medicinal prop
erttes ot the tree in tlie I . S. Msrine Hospital in San Francisco, in lsTl and 1ST vvhere
he had unusual facilities lor testing t he various m.thods of prepariie- the remedv and
i!!.';" Vl:Z!'"nVQ, nnXVVXilx,w promised results", and hundfi'ds erf
i in. mi i.i i. ,.i iisfim-.n.-.i v.-iii in- seen at n is oilice -ill.) Vi'il rilev slei 1 S-iti l-'r-i tieic -o
COt.KAMX'S DOUllLli K XT 11 ACT OF RVCA1. XVTixl V? . .! '' tea" 1 rancls--
erlul, yet harmless, lebriluge, and is a special preparat ion for t he
ireatmenioi ine ma larious i-crs oi our interior vallevs, and is war
ranted to cure any case of FEVER AN D A( i CE t reated with if accord
ing to directions, while the baneful results of the usual Otiicine and
arsenical rcmedie for those diseases are entirely avoided
FOR PHYSICIANS, Coleman's Fluid Extract of Eucalyptus in I-lh
bottles. Iiewar-' of imitations, and take none lmt Coleman's For
sale everywhere, and by Hodge, Calef & Co., W holesale Dni"--ists
ISUi'A 3 A .gT 8J l''rtlnd, Sole Ag.-nts for Oregon
Books and Stationerv.
I will pay the highest prices for
and all kinds of
GCCD COUNTRY PRCCUCE.
I will sell as low as any house in Oregon for
CASH. OR ITS HQ UI VAL EXT
in Good Merchantable Produce.
I am selling very low for
Give me a call and satisfy yourselves.
Oregon City, March 21. 1873.
A GREAT DISCOVERY!
VO M RE GRAY HAIR OR WHIS--ijT
kers it you will use J. EiPMaN'S
HAIR RESTORER. This is not a
Vile Contlound. madi r.f Suc.-ir rf
Ii'ad, Iac Sulphur, and other jxiisonous
minerals, which will produce headache,
paralysis or insanity, but a harmless pre
paration, free front sediment, easily ap
plied, and in a brief space of time restoring
the hair or whiskers to their natural color.
No preparation is necessary to use with it,
but simply to apply according to directions
accompanying each bottle. This is the
cheapest, safest and best Hair Restorer ever
offered to the public. . .
J r.IPMAN, Proprietor.
General Agents," CHARLES I.ANGI.EY
it CO., Wholesale I irnggist s, corner Rattcry
and Clav streets. San Francisco, to whom
all orders must be addressed. Testimonials
of prominent citizens who have usd it ac
company each bottle. aproisJm
BOOT AfD SHOE HOUSE.
OPPOSITE OC C IDENTAL. HOTEL.
AN IMMENSE STOCK AS USUAL.
GEOKGE A, PEASE,
PK0TZH.1., CILLIJU.V & CO.
Corner First ami Morrison streets.
Noyem her -?2, lS72-t f.
LEOX DeLOUEY, Proprietor,
(Late of the Cliff House.)
MAIJT STIllUiT, OXXG'OX CITV, OGX.
9 J respectlully announ- ft;
tU f j ces to ins iriends A tho
TriiTflin.r Iu 11 ir.
that he has re-opened the above named
The Pronrietrr L-nr.uc li,.- -.. x.t
Oysters I'iwrs Feet,
A Gooil C i of Coffee,
Or ii Gooil Squarr ?IeaI.
Oregon City, March js, 18T-tf.
T70UED RESPECTFrEIA INFORM
T T t he cit izetis r!" I lr
it that ho is prt pared to lurnish
J-ir, Spriue nnl tVIar
of every description.
Dry Flooring, Ceiling,Spruce(for Shelving) ,
J-altice, Pickets, Fence Posts
Constantly on Hand.
Street and Sidewalk Lumber furnished
on the shortest notice, at as low rates as
can bo purchased elsewhere in the State.
Give nto a call, at the
OKKC'OX CITY, SAW MILL..
March 21. lS73-tf.
BY VIRTUE OF A WRIT OF EXECU
tion and a decree of Ton-closure and an
order of sale issued out of tho Circuit Court
of the State of Oregon, for the county of
lackamas, and to ine directed, in favor of
Philancy Otis and Daniel Otis, her htis
haml, and against E. A. GibM.n, lor the
sum of one thousand and seventy-nine
andSi-ino (.?l,()7'.i.S) dollars, gold coin, with
interest at the rate of one per cent, per
month trom the 2!th day of October, A. D.,
1.V72, together with costs of suit and dis
bursements. Therefore by virtue of tho
above mentioned execution, I have levied
upon the south half of section eleven (11) ,
in township three (')) south, range one
west, containing t hree hundred and twenty
acres, more or less, all in Clackamas coun
ty, Oregon, and now the projurty of K. A.
Gibson, defendant, and on
Tuesda-, tlie-ltli day or. Tune, 173,
at the Court. House door in Oregon City,
Clackamas county, Oregon, at the hour of
one o'clock, p. in.," I will sell at public auc
tion the above descriU d real estate, to the
highest bidder.for cash paid to rue in hand,
o satisfy execution, interest, costs, and
May I,th,PS7.. p HEDGES, Sheriff.
P,y HENRY HEDGES, Deputy. w4
THE F.1V0KITE S DDI Eli RESORT!
3i MILES SOUTH OK OREGON CITY,
IX CLACKAMAS COUXTY.
JOSEPH AVRKillT having leased th
Wilhoit Soda Springs, desires to inform
those wishing to spend a few days in the
mountains that this is tho most dclighful
place in the Willamette Valley. A good
Hotel, Stable and bath-house for the ac
commodation (X visitors.
These springs have Ijeon recommended
by Physicians as (K ing tho healthiest and
best place for invalids or persons a fflicted
with anj- complaint to spend tho heated
Part ies desiring to visit t ho Springs will
find a hack in readiness for thiar accomo
dation, upon applying to J. M'. Frazcr at
Oregon City. niay'J3m4.