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OREGON CITY. THURSDAY. APRIL 25. IS75
Arrangements are being made for a cal
ico ball In this city about tho 1st of May.
The City of Salem has been undergoing
repairs at the dry-dock during the past
Circuit ' Court in session and a large
number of people in attendance from tho
A Baptist Church was organized at Da
mascus last week, with a good list of
Oregon City Minstrels at Tope's Hall
this evening. Admission 50 cents, chil
dren half price.
Miss Nellie Koss.of Milwaukie.has lieen
engaged by the district school at Tualatin,
in Washington county.
The river and harbor bill passed on the
23d appropriating $20,000 for improvements
on the Upper Willamette.
Messrs. Inskecpct Young's little steam
boat, "Carrie Norton," will make her trial
trip up the Clackamas next Tuesday.
Tho usual monotony of our town has
been broken during "the past week by
numerous fights, drunks and accidents.
The Republicans of New Era will elect
Mr. J. J. Foster justice of tho )eaco and
Mr. O. L. Harbour constable at tho June
The Astorian ot last Thursday says:
Mr. Coffenbeury leaves this morning,
bound eastward. JIo will, in future, re
side In Needy, Clackamas county.
Th ladies aro invited to call and exam
ine Miss Rosa Fuchs large and choice
tock of millinery goods. She has the
latest styles and novelties in the millinery
Tho steamship Oregon arrived at Port
land last Monday. She is one of the finest
and largest steamers on the coast, and
will run between Portland and San Fran-
Mr. Geo. Fuchs is manufacturing some
excellent cigars, and every lover of the
weed who wants a genuine article, made
by white labor, would do well to give
him a call.
The llillsboro Independent of last week
says: Mr. Wills, father of M. (J. Wills, of
this plaee.has gone to his daughter's home,
near Oregon City. lie is very low with
Several small loys, not over 12 or 13
years of age, were drunk on the streets
last Monday evening. The grand jury has
taken the aiTair in hand, and will investi
gate the matter.
Rev. Mr. Kenter. of the German South
ern Church, will hold services at the Con
gregational Church next Sundav wfter
inon, at 2 oVlix-k. lie will speak in the
A social d nce is announced for next
Monday evening at Canemah. It will be
the Inst of the wison, and a pleasant time
may lie expected. Good music has been
secured for the occasion.
Archbishop P.lanehet will visit this eitv
on Sunday next lie will also administer
1 he sacrament of confirmation to quite a
nuniler at the I'atliolie Church on that
day, at half past 10 o'clock.
Democratic candidates find some hard
questions to answer from their own ranks
aont tis nie, such as, "Didn't you snv
you would not vote for G rover? Didn't
you defeat our candidate for sheriff?
We have made diligent inquiry as to
whether any lovs trom this city attended
the excursion to Vancouver last week, and
cannot learn of any. We presume it was
the Portland lmvs who did the mischief,
nnd tried to get out. of it by slandering
The Republicans held a srnnd ratifica
tion at the Oro Fmo Hall, Portland, last
Saturday evening. .Able speeches were
made bv Messr. II. K. Mines. .l.N.Dolph,
J. K. Ca'ole-i. U.K. Dowell, V. T. Snod
irras. I,. O. Stearns, Gov. Gihhs, W. T.
V right, and others.
A little damrhtcr of Mrs. J. U. Tuvlor.
who resides near Needy, was nlaving
round some burning stumps on the 13th,
when her clothes caught tire anil she was
jir Imdly burned that death ensued in a
few hour. M rs. Tuvlor was also l.mlly
M-nrrlittl while trying to save her little
Kirl by tearing oil" the burning clothes.
Two pedagogues created nnite an excite
ment at a funeral near Needy recently, by
vetting Into a first class row, and would
have come to blows had they not been
Meparated. A correspondent thinks this
M a dif?rnce to any civilized country,
nnd especially so when the parties are cx
lected to set a good example tor the young
It was currently retorted on our streets
Tuesday morning flint death had resulted
of the accident to Hiram Straight, and we
had Iwgnn to prepare his obituary. Wo
are triad to know that it was unfounded,
nnd that Hiram is not called upon to pre
nmbiilate the street called Straiirht just
vet. for who would die in springtime, and
lie fore strawberries wero ripo ?
Two voting men of this citv gave a
young than, who lives on the river about
two miles elow thi city, a terrible leat-
ing last Sunday. The country lal ilnln t
want to fight ori the street and said if it
nuit h he would no on the river lank
and defend himself. TtesuppoHed it wasto
tx a single-handed atiair.nnt they lourieu
up on him. and the result was a battered
head and general bunging up for the boy
who plaved a "lone hand." The matter
will probably have an airing in the courts.
From all accounts tho Monumental
mine in Grant county, in which several of
our bovs have invested, is likely to turn
out to be very rich. The thirteenth vein
cut in the tunnel proves to be a four foot
lodo driftingin thirty feet from the tiinn!,
and the rock is very rich, some assaying
23 per cent, of sil ver.or over Ss.iXW per ton.
and it is thought to average in excess of
$2,000 to the ton. Should this hold out a
few feet like this, it is lionnd to make the
stock very valuable. So far 16 silver bear
ing veins'have been cut, and it is thought
the main Monumental lode is yet ahead.
PIIATTL'CK JUPOK. APRIL, TERM.
The following cases have been disposed
of up to the time of going to press:
State vs J.G.Trullinger, obstructing tho
county road Defendent acquitted. It was
held that the road in question was not a
legally established road, and had not been
accepted by the county court.
State vs A. B. Stroup, injuring cattle
Mary A. Sprouls vs Andrew J. Sprouls,
N. Versteeg vs T. W. Rhoades, suit to
recover money: judgment for plaintiff.
Kverding it'Farrell vs R. Diggers, suit
to recover monev : judgment for plaint'fts
A. K.Wait and Kloisa Harvey, executors
of estate ot Daniel Harvey, vs David Mc
laughlin, suit to quiet title; judgment
Bowden Jamieson vs. J. Blount and J.
Casto. mechanic's lien; judgment for
.las. Shirley vs Regiania Schoat et al,
foreclosure of mortgage.
Migio Varette was admitted to citizen
ship. State vs Cha-s. Darling, larceny ; acquit
ted. State vs. Marion Kauri, larceny; ac
quitted. , t
Thos. Charman vs. B. Ford, to recover
money : judgment for plaintiff.
Board of sehnol land commissioners vs
A. L. liovejov, foreclosure of mortgage.
Annio Abernethv vs Louis and Benj.
Jaggars, suit for right of dowery in prop
erty ; demurrer overruled and defendants
allowed two davs to answer.
Annio A hornet hy vs J. H. McDonald,
Mme as above.
Iaac Frost vs Jas Frazer, for dismissal.
Miller, Chuich & Co. vs S. W. Moss, for
B. F. Linn vs Oregon and Washington
1 ropagatiou Co., for dismissal.
JIUEDER OP CAPT. GOODWIN-.
The Murderer Confesses.
In our List issue we made mention of
the discovery of the body of Capt. James
Goodwin, of Upper Molalla, in the moun
tains near his residence, on the 16th, with
his head beaten almost to jelly with rocks.
At that time we were informed that sus
picion rested on a neighbor named Sad
dler, but refrained from making it public
as parties were sifting out tho matter, and
we preferred to be positive, although tho
circumstances pointed to said Saddler as
the guilty man.
The allair was brought before tho grand
jury, which is now sitting, and a warrant
issued for the arrest of Saddler, as every
thing ointed toward him. He was ar
rested on Monday and
That he killed Goodwin. Ho says that he
and Goodwin had a difficulty some time
sinee, and that Goodwin threatened to
kill him, and that he was afraid of his life,
and to be on tho safe side killed Goodwin
lwfore ho could put the threat into execu
tion. From the account given by the people of
the neighborhood, it would seem that the
murder was committed for gain, and was
cor.n r.rxonKi affair
That has ever occurred in the State. Sad
dler had bought a yoke of cattle from
Goodwin and had not paid for them, but
has since shown a bill of sale, which is
lK-lieved, by those who have seen Good
win's signature, to be a forgery. Goodwin
went out in the mountains to "hunt up the
cattle, and Saddler's tracks show that he
lollowed him, and Goodwin, who was
afllicied with heart disease, stopped to rest.
While be was sitting on the end of
a log, tho assassin slipped up be
hind and struck him in the back of
the head with a large stone, which must
have fractured his skull and probably
caused almost instant death. After this
the murderer, to make sure of his work,
hit his victim in the head with another
stone, completely mashing in his skull.
Goodwin was found lying on his face, his
right arm stretched out before him, his
gun resting on his "eft arm, every indica
tion showing that he was taken completely
by surprise, and that the first blow killed
him or rendered him unconscious. The
murderer is now confined in the county
jail, and will have his trial at the term of
the circuit court, which is in session.
Republican Club at Tualatin.
Tualatin. April 21st. 187S.
FoiTon ExTKitriusK: The Republicans
of Tualatin precinct met on the evening or
the 20th inst., and proceeded to organize a
Republican club by electing the fol
lowing officers: President, Thomas
McClinchy; Vice President, Fred Kollei
meier; Secretary, Albert O. Kxusc. The
President appointed Messrs. .los.Barstow,
R.Ford and M.F.IJird a conimitteeon reso
lutions, and Messrs..! oel lleeson.F.Koller
nieierand M. F. Bird a committee to pro
cure speakers, collect funds, distribute
Mr. T. Li. Turner, an tinterificd Demo
crat, was called for and made a sjeech ; but
he will probably never undertake to con
vince a Republican club of the soundness
of Democratic principles again. Mr. Ford
followed him . and did not leave enough
of the aforesaid to make a greasy spot.
After a few remarks by Jos. I'.arstow, the
club adjourned to meet next Saturday ev
ening at 7.-30 o'clock, when W. C ('reaves
ill address the meeting. RinnooK.
3Io!a 11a I J ridge.
Cankv. March 25, 1S7S
LniTon F.XTKnrmsi-:: Perhaps a few
words at the pre sent time would not Ik?
out of place concerning the new bridge
across thd Molalla, near Canbv. The
bridge is entirely tii low. A full load of
hav will not pass through it. Neither will
a threshing machine pass through it with
out taking otr the wheels of the separator
and sliding it through. It would lie just
and profier to the traveling public that
the defect lie remedied as soon as possible,
as the cost to do -o would not exceed fifty
dollars. Can we not have it done during
the present season? K. Frost.
Txti:rkstix Cask. Last Saturday the
court ho.UMC was crowded with spectators
to listen to the examination before Justice
Sanders of Dr. Anderson, charged with
assaulting Mr. Rainoy, a loom-fixer at the
faetory, with a pistol. Tue Doctor accused
Mr. Raincy of throwing kisses at his wife
whenever she appeared at the window of
her room at the Pluenix House, directly
opM.sitc the factory. On Friday evening
the enraged husband met Raincy as he
came out of the factory, and, after some
loud talk on la-th sides, pulled Ids littk
gun and proposed to put daylight through
the man who would threw kisses at his
better half. The bystanders took charge
of the s! tinir iron without anyone being
hurt. A large number of witnesses were
examined, and it resulted in the Doctor
being bound over to apiear lie fore the
grand jury. Raincy says that he was not
guilty of bestowing his 'kisses in t he man
ner charged, but was paying his attentions
to another party not in Dr. Anderson's
Oukoon City Visitors. Tho Vancouver
lndeie.-!dcnt of last week says : Tuesday
evening the steamer Gazelle brought to
this city a "moonliirht excursion," return
ing at 12 o'clock to Portland, but leaving
the larger part of the moonlighlists in
Vancouver, who proceeded to fill up with
leer and sundry exhilarating influences.
There wero several choice spirits in that
crowd, notably two boys from Oregon
City, who might have been with us yet
had they not footed it out of town so early
in the morning; and these choice samples
of good society proceeded to smash in
windows, break down fences, gates, signs
and commit other depredations creditable
to a siwash crowd, likewise not neglecting
to keep half the town awake with their
yells until near daylights As the Portland
boys seemed to feel the humiliation of
their position.causcd by a few hair-brained
youth, whom most of them denounced, no
arrests were made; but provisions will le
made for a proper legal reception of the
next moonlight excursion that visits tho
quiet, staid old town of Vancouver.
Letter List. The following is a list of
the letters remaining in the postoflice at
Oregon City.JC'lackamas county, Oregon,
April 25th, 1873:
Barkley, B. II. Noren, A. G.
Iaton, Mahalia. Porter, Fannie G.
Gottar. Catherine. Prindle, Isaac.
Hall, Henry. Rood, Thore O.
Holmes, J. R. Ray, Miss Helen.
Helmbold, August. Ray, Mrs. Helen.
Harvey, O. MV Robertson, D. M.
Hughes, John. Stinglev. Oliver
Jones, Geo. M. R, Specs, Mrs. Sophia.
Kudercr, Henry. Tigard.Mrs.Anella.
Loftiss, Win. Wheeler, Mrs.Aby.
Meeks, Mrs. Anna. Zeek, Horace.
If called for please say when advertised.
J. M. BACON, P. M.
Women's Gvild of St.Paul's Church.
At the annual meeting of this guild.which
took place on Easter Sunday, tho follow
ing officers were elected for tho ensuing
year: Vice president, Mrs. A. B. Clark;
secretary, Mrs. J.W. Sell wood ; treasurer,
...... ..... 1 HU .IMllllill It'IU! b O L
the secretary shows that the guild is in a
healthy and prosjerous condition. The
ladies have ilefrtivtwl oil n ;
penses of the Church during the vear, pur-
........ . c. . r,i,ui iiuui iiuiiirv, aim eon
tributed a considerable sum for the relic
of the sick and destitute. The Guild is
now i1anniiir for it.
excursion. When the arrangements aro
iuui..ini uuc nonce win ue given.
Oregon City Minstrels. Tho Oresron
City Minstrels played to a small house
at Pope s Hall last Saturday evening, ow
ing to the inclemency of the weather
This trouie is eomjosed mostly of homt
talent, assisted by Messrs. Dunham am1
fully equal to anything in the minstrel
line that has appeared in our city for.some
time. The troupe will appear rgain at
Pope's Hall this evening, assisted by
Portland talent, and we hoie they will bo
greetea Dy au overuowing uouse.
Died. It is with unfeigned sorrow that
we learn of the death on the ISth inst, of
Alfred R. Pettygrove, of the Santa Barbara
(Cal.) Advertiser. lie was the son of F.
W. Pettygrove, one of the founders of
Portland.subsequently of PortTownsend.
Tho deceased published the Argus at Port
Townsend until failing health forced him
to seek a warmer climate. He established
the Advertiser at Santa Barbara some four
years ago, which he edited and controlled
until his death. He was well known in
this part of the State, and has a number
of relatives in this county. A general
favorite wherever he has resided, he will
be sincerely mourned by hosts of friends.
Wardens axd Vestrymen. At the
Parish meeting of St. Paul's Parish, in
this city, on Monday evening last, the
following jiersons were elected Vestry
men for the ensuing vear: Hon. John
Myers, H. L. Kelly, Capt. F. II. West. A.
B. Clark and John A. Fitzgibbons. At a
meeting of the Vestry, field immediately
after the adjournment of the Parish meet
ing, Hon. John Myers was elected War
den and Mr. II . L. Kelly appointed War
den. Mr. II. L. Kelly was elected secre
tary, and Hon. John Myers treasurer, for
the ensuing year.
Hack for Soda Springs. Mr.C.Bagby,
of Upper Molalla, will run a hack from
this city to Soda Springs, commencing on
Monday, May 13th, and make three trips
each week, leaving the Cliff House at 1
o'clock p. m., Monday, Wednesday and
Saturday. We understand that Mr.ISagby
is also negotiating for the hotel at the
Springs, lie understands this kind of
business and would be a jiopular host.
Lecture. Dr. Matthew Hale Smith de
livered an interesting and instructive lec
ture at the Baptist Church last Thursday
evening. His subject was "Wit and Hu
mor," and it was handled in an able man
ner, and was heartily enjoyed by his lis
teners. We are sorry to say that the
audience was rather limited in numbers,
and our people must do better, or our city
will receive the "cold shoulder."
Accident . J. V. Watenpaugh, an
employe at the tub factory, got his
right hand in contact with a circular saw
last Thursday, and the first finger was
taken oil" at the second joint, and the sec
ond is also minus a small piece. The
piece of lumber which he was sawing got
clinched in the saw and he gave it a jerk
when the stick tlew up and his hand was
thrown against the saw.
Struck Oil. The Portland papers have
it that Mr. Woodruff, living about three
miles southwest of this place, on tho farm
of Mr. Haves, has discovered ixitrolium
oil hi a muddy spring on tho farm. He
has been investigating it, and has found,
on digging a few inches below the surface,
that oil exists thick enough to be easily
collected, which burns as well as it ever
docs in a crude state.
Heavy Capitalist. A tramp, giving
the name of II. E. Lockhart, beat mine
host of the Hubbard hotel out of his board
bill last week, lie was a heavy capitalist,
intended to start a harness shop, rented a
shop, and then left without putting up any
coin. Biiks of this kind aro numerous,
and people must keep their eyes iK'n if
theyWoii't want to be taken in."
Runaway. Hon. Hiram Straight, Jr.,
met with a serious accident last Monday.
I lis' team ran away below town and he
was thrown out and received a severe blow
on the head, which rendered him uncon
scious. He was taken home and medical
assistance scut for, and j-csterday he was
up am! around.
German School. Rev. M r. Kenter will
open his German school at his residence
on Wednesday, May 1st. His terms will
be $." per month for twenty lessons : chil
dren under 14 years. stecial terms. Those
desiring to attend will please hand their
names to Mr. Kenter without delay, so
that he can make his arrangements for
t lie school.
Personal. Tho following membeis of
the legal fraternity from abroad have
been in attendance upon the circuit court
the past week ; R. Stott, district attorney ;
W.W. Page, W. L. Trimble, Cvrus Dolph,
C A. Dolph, J. K. Kellv, P. A. Marquam,
ami J. J. Aioreianii, oi j.'oruanu.
Another Accident. A young man.
son of Mr. Ed. Jones, of Molalla, was
thrown out of a wagon one daj' last week
md dangerously injured. His scalp was
tl C "j'X.II VS 1 lllll U W fcW I 1.7 y "
and it is feared that he received interti
Arm Broken. Mr. Henry Kohlapp, an
employe at Broughton's saw mill, at the
basin, had his left arm broken last Fri-
lav. He was running a small saw, when
the board jumped the track and knocked
him against the belt.
Walla Walla, according to the Watch
man, contains nearly 3, (MX) people and
53'.) buildings, of which 22 are of brick,
and 113, all business houses, are on
A bark is building at seabeck which
will be finished this year. She will bo
the largest vessel ever built on tho
Sound. Length of keel, 20-t feet; beam,
44 feet; depth of hold, IS) feet.
John Lodge and Thomas Pearson, who
have been logging on Skagit river, have
been missing for the past three weeks.
It is feared they attempted to cross the
Sound in a small boat and were drowned.
C. W. Moore, a liqnor seller of Seat
tle, has deserted his family and his
creditors, leaving the former destitute
and the latter "out to the extent of
five or six thousand dollars, mostly bor
Tho first national bank of WallaWalla
is now open for business. Capital,
8150,000. Officers: Levi Ankney, pres
ident; W. V. Spencer, cashier. Direc
tors: Levi Ankney, II. E. Johnson, M
C. Moore, A. 11. Reynolds and S.Schwa
bacher. A man named II. Palm has been "ar
rested and held to answer at Olympia
for the murder of a man named Creed
Doss at that place in the spring of 1875.
Dr. Baker has a field of wheat grow
ing near Walla Walla Laving an area of
two thousand acres. He will harvest
00,000 bushels from it.
The Walla Walla Statesman says: San-
day and Monday nights of this week
WallaWalla valley was visited by heavy
frosts that almost destroyed the fruit
crops on the low grounds. The orchards
of Philip Ritz, Prank Orselli and others
of less importance in the immediate
neighborhood of town, were literally
blasted as if swept by fire, and as far as
this year's product is concerned will be
barren. All the orchards in the lower
grounds are more or less injured, and
the damage to tho valley is estimated at
many thousand dollars.
The Democrats claim to be the great
"reform" party, but their claim is de
cidedly below par. A few days since,
eighty representatives of this great re
form party in Congress voted to retain
the dcor-keeper of the House.Col.Polk,
after he had been proved guilty of al
most every conceivable abase of his
Cattlo are selling for 12 50 in Baker
Wheat sells at the- Pendleton mills for
Prof.J.Platt, civil engineer, is wanted
in Ashland to settle bis bills. )
Thos. Newton, of Upper Astoria,; a
pioneer of M6, fell down and broke his
collar bone last week.
At Jacksonville a five mill tax doesn't
support a free school, so they put on a
rate bill of S'2 50 for each scholar.
An egg 8 by G inches was recently
dropped by an unassuming looking hen
belonging to Mr.Fitzgerald.of Silverton.
Articles Lave been filed incorporating
the Albany and Brownsville narrow
gauge railroad. Capital stock, 80,000;
shares, 50 each. The incorporators
are Messrs. 0. P. Coshow, J. M.Moyer,
W.K.Kirk, David Froman, M.V.Brown,
Li. C. Rice and A. Pierce.
The Salem Statesman of yesterday has
the following dispatch from Senator
Mitchell, dated Washington, April 23d:
Northern Pacific railroad bill passed
the Senate as reported by me from the
Bailroad committee without any mater
ial amendment. Settlers are fully pro
tected. Road to be constructed round
Cascades in two years, round The Dalles
in two and a half years. I regard it as
a measure of great importance to Ore
gon and the whole North Pacific coast.
Work is to bo commenced within nine
The long agonv over the door-keeper
of the House of Representatives was
terminated on the 8th inst. by the elec
tion of Field, a rebel General, educated
at the expense of the United States
government, and more lately an officer
in the Egyptian army. His Competitor
was tieneral bhields, a veteran of the
Mexican war and of the war of the Union.
Mr. Britton A. Hill, the St. Louis
lawyer who leads the National party in
Missouri, has called a State convention.
He thinks the country ought to have
30,000,000,000 of greenbacks.
iiCgal tenders 09" buying. 99 selling.
Flour Kxtra. $5 50; superfine, ft 50.
Wheat $1 80 V cental.
Oats 0e. (&:0 j bushel, sacked.
Barley $1 50 V cental.
Bacon Sides lie: ham.?, 1213; shoulders.
Iard In kejrs, 10c. ; in 101ft tins. 11c.
Butter Fiesh roll, 16(i20c.
Fruits Dried apples in sacks, 4Jjc. ; keffs.
5; plums, pitlcss, ll12c. ; peacies, 11c.;
pru ries, J i c.
Chickens Full grown, $3 50$4 00 dozen.
Hiiies lry, lie; salted, fic. ; culls, 'J olf.
Tallow tie. lb.
Feed Bran. $20$J2 50 ton: shorts. $30;
oil cake, $10 00.
Hay Baled, $ltmf 12 l ton ; loose, $10.
Potatoes $1 IH) V bushel.
Onions 1V14 V It.
Mutton Sheep $1 75 $2.
Oregon City Market.
Wheat $1 00 $ busnci.
Oats feed, sacked. 40it5 bushel ; mill
ing, sacked, 50c. t bushel.
Barley c noice orewing, uitc & bushel reed,
Potatoes $1 OOcts v bushel sacked.
Onions lkftttic. lh.
Flour $0 00f 50 fi bbl.
Dried Fruits Apiles,lrjlJc. fl lb. ; plums, 11
Butter Zw-MC. ir.
Chickens Cirown, S3 50 ?l dozen.
KKgs-l20c. tl dozen.
Bacon Sides, to ?.? lie. lb; hams, 12J-(lt-
bard 12'.?l4c lb.
Hav I2(a, It i ton.
Wool lsvfjoe lb.
Hides Dry. 10t12c lb: green, 45J."c.
Mill feed Bran, li20 ton ; shorts. $27a
30 v ton.
Fresh meats Becr,dresscd,4)c lb; on foot
2,ic ; dressed hos, 7c ; mutton sheep, $22 25.
Shipping Apples! 00.'$1 25
News for the People.
If Vou visit Portland and wish to buy a
fine suit of clothes at a low price, call at.
Ackcrman Bros., corner First and Washing
A Rvmarkable Result.
It makes no difference how many Physi
cians, or how much medicine you have tried,
it. is now an established fact that German
Svrupisthe only remedy which has Given
complete satisfaction in severe cases of luting
Diseases. It is true, there are yet thousands
of persons who are predisposed to Throat
ami Lung vl fleet inns. Consumption, Hemor
rhages, '.Asthma, Severe Colds settled n the
Breast. Pneumonia. hooping tousrh. te.
who have no personal knowledge of Bosehee's
Crerman Syrup. To such we would say 50,000
dozen were sold last year wit hout one com
plaint. Consumptives trs just one bottle
licgular size 7o cents. Sold by all Druggists.
To all who are suffering from the errors and
indiscretion of youth, nervous weakness,
early decay, loss of manhood, Ac, 1 will semi
a recipe that will cure you, FKKE OF
CIIAHUE. This great remedy was discovered
by a missionary in South America. Send a
self-addressed envelope to the Hev. T. Joseph
I J! MAN, Station I). Jitbl: Howe, Aew York.
KThcNatlonalGoId Medal was awarded o
Bradley &. Uulofson for the lest Photographs
in the United States, and the Vienna Jlcil.i
for the-lcst In the world.
429 Montgomery Street. San Francisco.
Notice. I. Selling has a good assortment
on hand, and Is willing to sell tho same at a
small advance abote cost for Cash. No use
of going to Portland when you can do as well
at home. I am determined not to be under
sold by anyone.
Xothinjj short of unmistakable lenefits
conferred upon tens of thousands of sufferers
could originate and maintain the reputation
which Ayer'b Sarsaparilla enjoys. It is
comjiound of the best vegetable alteratives,
with the Iodides of Potassium and Iron, and
is the most effectual of all remedies for scrofu
lous, mercurial, or blood disorders. Uniform
ly successful and certain in its remedial ef
fects. It produces rapid and complete cures of
Scrofula, Sor.'S, Boils, Humors, Pimples. Erup
tions, Skin Diseases and all disorders arising
from impurities of tte blood. By its invigor
ating effects it always relieves and often cures
Iiver Complaints. Female Weaknesses and
irregularities, and is a potent renewer of vi
tality. For purifying tho blood it has no
equal ; it tones up the system, restores and
preserves the health, and imparts vigor and
energy. For forty years it tiaa been in ex
tensive use, and is to-day the most available
medicine for the suffering sick, everywhere
An Astonishing Fact.
A largo proportion of the American people
are to-day dying from the effects of Dyspepsia
or disordered liver. The result of these dis
eases upon the mass s of Intelligent and val
uable people is most alarming, making life
actually a burden Instead of a pleasant ex
istence of enjoyment and usefulness as it
ought to bo. There is no reason for this, if
you will only throw aside prejudice and
skepticism, take the advice of Druggists and
your friends, and try one bottle of Green's
August Flower. Your speedy relief is certain.
Mlllkns of bottles of this medicine have
been given away to try its virtues, with satis
factory results in every case Yon can buy a
sample bottle for 10 cents to try. Three doses
will relieve the worst case. Positively sold
by all Druggists on the Western Continent.
If any Dealer Informs
You that he has for sale a dentifrice identical
with or containing ingredients equalling or
superior In efficacy to those of SOZODOXT,
discredit the statement and Insist upon hav
ing that alone. By doing so you will secure a
dentifrice par excellence tho best In the mar
ket, containing botanic elements of rare
preservative influence (upon the teeth, and
one which will endow them with most becom
ing whiteness. Another desirable feature of
this staple toilet article is that it imparts fra
gran ce to tho breath. Sold by druggists.
COURTESY OF BANCROFT LIBRARY,
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA,
SPRING OPENING 1878!
BARGAINS AT I. SELLING'S:
15 ydsCulico, 81 OO,
li yds 4-4 Domestic, $1 OO,
Ladle' .Stocking, 1" 1
?Iyn' Socks, I S
Dress Goods, '-tl & 'i5c yd,
Towels, S'J per doz,
Flannel, 25c per yd.
Corsets, 5U rents,
Table Linen, 50 cents.
Hosiery, Ilttshen, Ties, Bows, Scarfs,
Latest Novelties In Dress Eood
And Trimming- to Match,
Gents, YoittlH ife Boys C lolliing,
Dry Goods, Clothing,
Doors, Windows, A Blinds,
ALL AT PORTLAND CASH PRICES.
Call at I. Selling's, briok building two doors
sout h of Drug Store, before purchasing else
where fTh hest Prices Paid for Produce
Oregon City, April 11, ISTS-tf.
I. -I . SI.OA 11
KALS03IIXIXG AXD PLASTEKIXG.
"TiTILT, COXTItACT BY THE SQUARE
H or by the job. The best stock in the
market used in everv instance.
Orders left at the l'ostoflico will receive
prompt at tention.
Oregon City, April 18,lSTS-tf.
mill HIGH-BRED STATJ.ION WILT.
JL make a Season at the following places:
At A. P. Laverty's, Monday and Tucsdav of
each week; At Silverton, Thursdays; Molalla
Terms Two, Four and Six Iollars.
Description and Pedigree:
The beautiful stallion Rod Oak is 10 hands
high, weighs 1,200 pounds, anil is a red sorrel,
lted Oak was sired by Hod Uover, he by Jack
Hayes. The dam of t his celebrated ftallion is
known as Printer, she was of Bellair,
For further particulars inquire of
A. P. LAV ERTY,
April 2.78-3m. Xcedy, Clackamas Co.Ogn.
rpiHS CELEBRATED BEVERAGE FROM
JL li. Fearer's Brewery, at Portland, is con
stantly kept on draught at
JACK TREM BATH'S SALOON.
It is the lest leer in the city, and we invito
the public to call and give it trial.
Oregon City, March 21, 1878-tf.
Opositc the Railroad Depot,
KKEPSTIIE lirCSTBKKIl AXD CIGARS
in the. City. Give him a call. jy5-tf.
MOORE & PARKER S
TURBINE WATER WHEEL!
And the State in general. This Is one of the
best w heels in use on the Pacific Coast, and
gives perfect satisfaction in every instance
Any one purchasing a wheel which dm-s not
come up to t he guarantee, if properly put In,
the money will be refunded and all damages
paid. For further information apply to V".
51. Wai.lack, at Cutting's Mill, near Viola,
Clackamas Co., or jit this ollice.
Sept. 1.5, 1877-timos.
A N fi
S A Ia K.
U'E HAVE THE FOLf.OWlXG REAL
Estate for sale
Xo. 2. 1C.O Acres, gofxl house, and barn full
of hay; acres in cultivation, orchard,
gHl water: 15 miles from Oregon City.
Price half down.
Xo. 1. :520 acres, 2 miles from Graham's fern
on the Willamette river, NO acres in cultiva
tion, 12 acres in an orchard of choice varie
ties of fruit, .' acres in wheat, lfiO acres
un. lor fence, g-xd bouse, barn and run
ning water, 12 miles from Oregon City.
Price f l,2"o, part down balance on time
Xo. 5. ;i- acres; 75 improved, a large, new,
well finished frame dwelling, plum and
apple orchards, living water, IS aeies of
tall wheat. miles from Oregon City, on
Molalla road, church and school house
adjoining; can be had f or $ 1,250, one-t li i rd
down, balance on time.
No. 1. 2il acres 10 mile east of Oregon City,
1JS miles irom Viola grist and saw mill
and Hstollie ; ;J5 acres in cult ivation, IliO
acres under fence, good frame house l;x.'U
"L" 10x22, 3 acres in fruit trees. Price fl.ooo,
No. 7. '1( acres at Milwaukie; jart beaver
dam. Price, $1,000.
Xo. 8. :i.5t acres ten mileseastof Oregon City,
7 miles from Marshfield station ;75 acres in
cult ivation, 300 acres of level bottom land,
good box house and frame barn, good run
ning water for stock, good stock ranch, 700
bearing fruit trees. Price $1,200. Will sell
stock and crops to purchaser if he desires.
Xo. II. 100 acres (i miles east of Oregon City ;
Ho acres in cult ivation, 5 acres in orchard,
good house and barn, remaining land
easily cleared. Price $2,500, half down.
No. 10. 150 acres, more or less, H miles
from Oregon City, i:i'i miles to Portland.
20 acres in cultivation, 100 more easily
cleared, all under fence, good house, jrixd
land and plenty of water, schoo'housc and
church 1 mile away, 9 month hool in
year. Terms easy, $1,250.
Xo. 11. 100 or 100 acres oir of the north of the
Fra m's claim, 4 miles from Oregon City,
open brush land, all easily cleared, living
water, good mill power, at $10 jieracrc;
Xo. 12. Jacob Johnson's homestead, near
Oregon City : 120 acres.
Xo. 13. The former residence of W. W. Ruck
and six lots : $2,5t0.
Xo. 11. Wiley May's block, ail in cultivation,
wit h house and barn ; $810.
Xo. 15. J. P. Allison's farm, 220 acres, 75 in
cultivation. :i in orchard, good farm house,
barn and out buildings; $1000, half down.
Xo. 10. 100 acres, fiat meadow land, '.) miles
from Oregon City, K0 acres in cultivation,
good hous nnd barn, orchard, running
water, price $ ()(X.
Xo. 17. 171 acres, 8 miles S of Oregon City, 40
acres in cultivation, 4 acres orchard,- 10
tons old hay, log house, 2 barns, good wa
ter, team, wagon and harness, cow and
calf, all farming implements, household
furniture; price $1000, 1300 down.
Xo. 1h. 200 acres, all under fence 1' miles
miles from Oregon City, 40 In cultivation,
3 in orchard, good house and barn; price
Xo. 10. Orin Cutting farm, 300 acres, 120 in
cultivation. 50 more ready in plow, good
house and barn, 10 acres in orchard ; price
$0000. Also 105 acres, 25 in cultivation, no
house or barn,50 acres easily cleared ; $1000.
Ot her desirable bargains in Clackamas, the
best county in the State
Any one having money tolendcan have our
services, free of charge, in managing the
same and selecting securities.
Persons wanting to borrow money can get
favorable terms by calling on us.
JOHNSON t McCOWX, and
JOHNSON, .McCOWX fc MACRl'JII,
Offices in Oregon City and Portland.
Nov. 12. 1S75 -Xt
C1X Greatchance to make monev.
TV I-i xJ If you can't get gold vou can
get greenbacks. We need a person in every
town to take subscriptions for the largest
cheapest and best Illustrated family publica
tion in the world. Any one can become a suc
cessful agent. The most elegant works of art
given free to subscribers. The price is so low
that almost everybody subscribes. One agent
reMrts making over f 1)0 in a week. A lady
agent reiorts taking over 4iX subscribers in
en days. All who engage make money fast.
ou can devote all your time to tho business
or only your spare time. You need not be
away from home over night. You can do it
as well as of hers. Full particulars, directions
and terms free Elegant and expensive Out
fit free If you want profitable work send ns
your address at once. Itcosts nothing to try
the business. Xo one who engages fails to
great pay. Address "The People's Journal,"
rF. HAVE F.Of'GHT AN ITNITSAT.T.Y LARGE STOCK AT ORJL4T BARGAINS. AND
willolTer Extra Inducements in both Quantity and Quality.
Don't (iirumblo About II:irI Times
After seeing how Cheap we sell our Goods. Of course you Want to do the best you can with
your money, but before you buy come and see us and we will give you Bargains, Good
Cioods, and lw Priees. We hve bought all tho latest St vies, and our stock cant be beat
this side of Han Francisco. ' ' 8. ACEKRNAN.
All kinds of Produce taken, and we want all the Wool we can get, for which w wllLpay
the highest market price Kemember the corner, at
Oregon City, March 28, 1878-tf.
FELLOWS & HARDING,
FIRST CLASS" GROCERIES & PROVISIONS,
Produce: taken from farmers in
exchange lor Groceries.
SELECT TEAS, CQFFEF AND SPICES.
A splendid assortment of
Fresh Crackers and Cheese.
FOREIGN k D03IESTIC FKHTS.
And a full variety of goods usually kept in a
first-class Orocery Store.
We invite the citizens of Oregon City, Cane
mah and vicinity to give us a call, and if Ed.
don't give you as many and as good a quality
of poods for your money as you can obtain
elsewhere, he will leave town.
deliver foods to all parts of the City
and Canemah lw of charge.
Oregon City, March 1, lS77-tf.
W. A. PHILLIPS,
(Successor to T. A. Bacon)
GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS.
SELECTED TEAS, COFFEE AND AT.I,,
articles used for Culinary purjHises. High
est market price paid for Country Produce.
Ooods delivered free to all parts of tho city
or Canemah. Orders promptly filled.
Oregon City, Feb. 11, lS7S-tf.
FlOl'B, HAY, STRAW, OATS, TOTATOES,
GRAIN SACKS AND TWINE.
BTThe highest market paid in cash for all
kinds of produce .
One door south of Postoflice.
Oregon City, Sept. 13, 1877-if.
SIIIXGt.ES, CKDVIl POSTS, GROCER
IKai, CL.OTIIIXO, BOOTS, SHOES,
HA KO WAKE,
And everything- usually Kept in a. coui
We Invite the public to call and examine
our stock before going to Oregon City or Port
land, as we are selling as cheap as any house
in the State Come and get our prices.
Those indebted to t he firm will please call
and settle immediately, and safe costs.
novrf-ff KXXGIiT PROS.
Ttroirrj) IXFORM THE CITIZEXS OF
t Orcgtni City and vicinity that he is pre
pared lo iuriiisn
Fir & Cedar Lumber,
Of every description, at low rates.
A P P L E ANB0 X E S .
Or yl'loori njr, (Vilintr, Ituslir,
SpriHT, (for shelving), lattice,
Pickets, and Fence-Posts, Cedar,
Coiistintli on liotid.
Street and Sidewalk himlN-r furnished on
the shortest notice, at as low rates as it. can be
purchased in the state
Oive me a c:il) at. the
OKKUOST CITY ft A H" MIT.r.S.
Oregon City, June 10. DiTHAt
Z 1 1 i tin -,
TroUlVD IXFORM THE PURITO 7 AT
f he has purchased Hisby fe Clittir.j? saw
mill, eight miles east of Oregon City.ai Jthat
ho is prepared to furnish
FIR AND CEDAR LUMBER,
of every description at low rates.
Ckdak Ceiling, Rustic, Wafer Pipe, Fence
H"J)hn Myers, agent in Oregon City, will
keep a supply of Dumber, of all kinds, alwavs
on hand. Oct. 25. 77-tf
OREGON CITV, OREGON.
T. W. RHODES,
Transient Hoard. $1 to S'i per Da),
Single Meals . 30 rents.
Hoard per Week $.1 OU
Hoard and Lorfinj;, iierweck OO
The Table will be supplied with the best the
Rail SupixTs furnished on short notice, and
at, reasonable terms.
Xov. HI. 1875 A t
U. S. Lixn Office, Oregon City, 1
Oregon, April 15th, 1878. (
C10MPI,AIXT If AVIXG REEX ENTERED
J at this office by Harvey I.. P.all.of Clacka
mas county, Oregon, against Adam Casedy, of
kuu uiii., ior aiiancioning ins Homestead
entry. Xo. 013. dated Dec. 2Sth. 1871. unnn t he
west 54 of sout hwest M section 3, township 4
south, rang 2 east in Clackamas count y.'Ore-
K"". iun'' wme cancellation or said
entry i the said parties ar.- herebv summoned
to apjear at this ollice on the 23d day of Mav,
1S7S, at 10 o'clock A. M.. to resnnnd nnd fur
nish testimony concerning said alleged aban-
uonmeni. Ij.T.I!AH1N, Register.
T. U. HARRISOX. Iteeelvcr.
April IS. 1878-lt.
LIVERY, FEED, AND SALE
THE UXDERSIONED PROPRIETOR OF
thelJvery Stable on Fifth street, Oregon
City. Oregon, keeps constantly on hand
ami ITacUs. Saddle
and II nggy Horses.
E. B. CLEMENTS,
Oregon City, Xov. 5, 1875.
"That Wife of IViin."
MY WIFE, MARY A. GITHEXS, HAV
lng deserted me without Just cause, I no
tify all persons not to trust her on my ac
count. I will not pay any debts of her con
tracting. OEORUF, GITHEXS.
Clackamas County, April 2, 1873.
OF NEW GOODS !
r J, lJmQ!
DESIRES TO IX FORM THECITIZEW8 O
Oregon City and of the Willamette Val
ley, that he is still oil hand and doing I ull
ncss on the old motto, that
A Kimble Six Fence is Setter than a Stow Shilling:
I have jnst returned from Sail Francisco,
where X purchased one of the
LARGEST AND BEST SELECTED
STOCK OF GOODS
ever before otrered in this city ; and consists it
part, as follows :
Roots and Shoes,
Clothing, Dry Goods,
Hals and Caps,
Hosiery of Every Description,
Oils, Paints and
Sash and Doors,'
Platedware, - Glassware,
Jewelry or Various Qualities
And Styles, Clocks and
Watches, Ladies and
Patent Medicines, Goods, Fancy No-
Rope, Farming lions of Eery
Implements of Description
All Kinds, Carpets,
Cloth, Wall Taper, eta.
Of the above list, I can say my stock Is the
ever offered in this market, and rftS scletcd
with especial care tor the Oregon City trade.AU
of which 1 now offer for sale at tho
Lowest Market Rates.
Xo use for the ladies, or any one else, to
think of going to Portland to buy goods for I
am JMerminetl to Sell Cheap anil not to allow
myself to be
UNDERSOLD IX TIIE STATE OF OREGON.
All I ask Is a fair chance and quick pay
ments, believing' as 1 do that
Twenty Years Experience
J !i Oregon City enables me to know the ro-
.;tnremcms oi llieiraiie. come one and all
and see for yourselves that the old stand of
caii'"ot he leat.en in qualify or price It would
be useless for metotellyou alltheadvantages
I can offer you in the sale of goods, as every
store that advertises does that, and probably
you have been disappointed. All I wish to
fomp, and Ser, and Examine for YonrselTcs,
for Ido not wish to make any mistakes. My
object is to tell all my old friends now that I
am still alive, and desirous to sell goods cheap,
for cash, or iijMin such terms as agreed upon.
Thanking all for the liberal patronage hereto
Main Street, Oregon City.
IjCgal Tenders and County Scrip taken at
m ark t rates. TI IOS. CHARMAX.
rysn.fxx) lbs wool wanted bv
nov. 1. 7Mf THOS. CHARM AX.
rpiIF. tlXDEUSIGXED. PROPRIETOR OF
JL the Oregon City Mills, desires to announce
to his patrons at. the Mill, that In. the futum
his sales will be for cash, by means of which
he will be enabled to sell at low rates, and
afford the highest cash prices for wheat. On
these terms a continuance of patronage is re
sicct fully solicited.
JAS. D. MILLER.
Oregon City, April 11, 1878.
STGTKR USERS OF CLACKAMAS CO! .TV !
Mr. Isaiah Moser Is now out for the Season:
of 1S78 with
"'Young Ben Roy."
He can be found Sunday andMondayat
the owner'" farm on Ixiwer Molalla ; Wednes
day and Thursday at Jos. Walton's, near
Ringo's Point, until 2 o'clock P. M.; Friday
and Saturday at Ira Moody 's.Molalla Prairie,
of each week.
Farmers will please call nnd sec him, H
shown for himself. Krerybody comes and goes
well pleascdjf'or he is equalled by none.
Young lien Itov is a beautiful dapple bay,
weighs 1425 lbs., will be 3 years old the 1st of
Terms Tap, f; sennon. $13; Insurance.
$25. All bills payable in gold coin excel
when otherwise agreed upon.
April 11, 187-tf. ISAIAH MOSER.
AS O X II A X D T II E CHOICEST
Liquors, Wines & Cigars,
And an Oyster Stew at all limes. Good bed
and a night cap for 25 cents. Her rail's IT. S.
Rcer 25 cents per quart. I don't sell O. C. R, O,
V. F. MAV HEW, Proprietor.
Oregon City, March 28. 1878-tf.
Main St.. Oregon City.
mrFACTLRER AXD IMPORTER Op
WHICH HE OFFERS AS CHEAP AH
can be had In the State, at
WHOLESALE OR RETAIL.
"1 warrant my goods as represented.
"arKI and Harness Maker.
Orecon City, Oregon, Xov. I. 1876-if.