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Astoria, Oregon, Tuesday Morning, January 28, 1879.
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Boiled Down for The Astorlaiu
CHINA PREPARING TO PLANT A
BAD TS'HITE WEN OR INDIANS
YET AT WORK.
THE PENISON BILL SIGNED.
THE INDIAN TKAINSKJSK julu
AND THE CHINESE BILL.
SURVEYOR GENERAL'S OFFICES
ALL OVER THE LAND TO BE
process of the plague- towards the
north and eastof Russia, from the Cas
pian sea along Uie course of the oiga.
One difficulty in preventing the spread
of the plague is the want of physi
cians. T- . Ton 95. The weather
; ftftvere. and distress is great
ly increased. In Paris traffic is almost
suspended by snow. In Brittany and
fW evinces telegraphic and rail
way communication arc interrupted.
Lightships are abandoning their sta
tions on account of ice. The naviga
tion of the Sheldt is declared danger
ous, and pilots are only granted if
masters of vessels will assume all re
Pacific Coast Dispatches.
Boiled I"n for T1c AtorIan.
IIAS. A. MAY,
Foreign and. Domestic Fruits,
Nuts, Candies, Yankee Motions, Toys.
Finest brands of
CIGARS AND TOBACCO.
Chenamus street, - Astoria.
K. YV. I. BAKER.
(Late Suraeon U. S. Army. I
Ofllce Corner Chenamus and Main sts..
over "vhite House store, Brown's building
OCCIDENT SnAVING SALOON.
Astoria Liquor Store,
AUG. DANIELSON, Proprietor.
Water st Roadway, - Astoria. Oregon.
Importer and dealer in
FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC CIGaRS.
R. I. Al. SEVERN.
r.mrlimto University f Pennsylvania.
PMYSICIAX AND SURGEON.
EXAMINING SURGEON OF PENSIONS.
Offlcc Ljirsen's lmililing.
Ofllrc Hour.- a. 31. to 10 S ..a .and 6 p
m to 8 1 M. At Ulgiit can "!""'"' -?-
PVn House "astoma. Oregon.
R. F. CRANG,
Ofllco Room o. 7 over C. L. Parker's
store. Opposite Dement's dmg store.
Sole agent for the celebrated
New York. Jan. 25. British and
American shipmasters are discussing
the Question of whether the Chinese
are likely to own and run steamers to
America and England. In the event
of a rise in freights, mongolians are
likely to enter the. market.
Fort Robinson, Jan. 25. Private
Spowl, an ambulance driver, started
to drive to Old camp, one mile distant,
this afternoon. He was. found lying
in the road with his skull fractured.
A trumpeter arrived from old camp
and reported being fired at by a party
concealed in the ravine. It is believed
that either indians or bad white men
are in the bluffs.
TUP "WALLA WALLA A2STD LEW
. ISTON TELEGRAPH LINE.
INDIAN HORSE THIEVES IN
Branch of MARX. & JORGENSEN Portland.
THE IDAHO LEGISLATURE WUJi
Washington, Jan. 26. The house
committee on appropriations decline
to make public their intentions - con
cerning the proposed consolidation of
H'ttKe public surveys, but one .clause.
already inserted provides lor aoonsn-
mg all surveyor geueiai wmv,w
throughout the country, and for hav
ing the public land surveys executed
by corps of officers under the direct
control of a Washington bureau, to be
' ' known as the coast and interior sur
vey. The equal division of the joint
committee on the Indian transfer
question makes it certain that no
legislative provision for the proposed
transfer has any chance of passage
during the short remainder of the
In view of the great pressure of
other business Tuesday, on considera
tion of the anti-chinese immigration bill
will be demanded on its passage after
debate of only short duration. There
- is no need of any extended advocacy
of its provisions.
The president has signed the arrears
of the iension bill.
Polled Down for The Astorlnn.
San Francisco, Jan. 25. Lieut. S.
G Tedder expects to leave next week
for Walla Walla for the purpose of
constructing a telegraph line to Lewis
ton, for the use of the government.
The work of construction will be done
Silver City, Jan. 2G. A force of
cavalry from CampMcDermitt arrived
to-night, going to Three Forks to look
after the band of Indians recently es
caped from Camp Harney, who have
stolen nearly 100 horses.
i! Boise "Grrr, JanV-26. Theftwo
wings of the lower house of the legis
lature have come together. Jborty
cight ballots had been taken up -last
night for speaker without arriving at
a choice. Some sort of a compromise
is confidently looked for.
T) ATHS, BATHS,
Hot, Cold, Shower,
Steam and SULPHUR Baths
Occident Hotel Shaving Saloon.
NlEDERAUEH & UlILENlIAUT,
tSF-Speelal attention given to ladles' and
children's hair cutting.
Private Entrarfce for Ladies.
TTR. J. W. OLIVER,
ITavinp permanently located in Astoria,
tencleis Vis services to the citizen's of this
plat'C. .., ,- liicrncii1fmP.fi
OFFICE. for uic IHWCIU.U .. v
in Col. Trior's house. Cedar street.
D. F. DENNISON. F. J - ta x lui,
DENNISON & TAYLOR,
ATTORXEYS AT I. AW.
Office Up stairs in Parker's building,
comer Chenamus and Benton streets.
O. F. JIFXL. A. M EAftt"
BELL & 3IEACHEX,
Attorneys at Law and Notaries Public.
Commi?sionor of Deeds for California and
Astoria, Oregon. .
Office Comer of Siuemocqhe and Cass
streets, up stairs, over E: S. Larsen's store.
T.nr rvTCMon,. it
inc. niuoi caichoivc ;
nNr faty First-class Stock,
ViQ4 V S T.AP.RSPT0-1SS
G 0. Comer of CASS, and
V Squemoqha Streets, !
Vtv AST0R,A' !
' 1V 'st.t
VV M' ? vv'
Neiv Invoices .
BY EVEUY I
CONTESTED LAXD CLAIMS.
The followins lw of congrefs in reference; to
contested land claims, wo publi-h for the m
furination ofmr renders in Clatsop, Columbia,
Tillamook. Pacific and Wakiakutn ceunties:
.. . ......:.! r,.- l.n t.iKlw.ritinn nf no-
Jin nvi 10 piuviuu iui iiiu iuw.v... -
ticos of contest under tlio honied ead pre-cinp-tion,
and tree culture laws of tho United
State. , ,
lie it onctcd bv the senate and house Kcn
rescntativoji of the United States oi America
in consre-s nembled: 'that tho noticoa ot
contest now provided by law under tho home-
ftead. pre-euiption. tree-culture laws of the
Vnitfd States, shall after tho parage of this
nrt. lm nrlntfvl in cninn npwsnancr printed in I
the county whore the land in contest he ;
and sf no newspaper bo printed in such county,
then in the newspaper printed in tho county
Approved Juno 4, 1S73.
Main Street, Astoria Oregon,
EESPECTFULLY OAlili Tilt: A'x Ac
tion of the public to the fact that the
above Market will always bo supplied with a
FRESH ANlTciJRED MEATS !
v men wm uu.oiu . iuw.-i,i.vUt ..-- ---and
retail. Special attention given to supply
D. K. WAREffif. C. A. McGuibe
Astoria Market I
CornoFof ChenarhuaanS Cass streets.
ARBEN & McGUIEB, Proprlotor"
(Successors to ITobsun cfc Warrer.
Wbolesalo and Retail Dealers in all kinds o
Fresh and Cured Meats!
A full line of Family Groceries,
CANNED FRUIT, VEGETABLES, ETC.
U3- Butter, Eggs. Cheese, etc. constantly
nc3rShips supplied at tho lowest rates.
j. av. itonn. c. w. fultox.
KOBE fc FITXTON,
Attorneys-ai-Law, Collecting and Real
Rooms Nos. 1 and 2, Dr. "Welch's new build
mjj, Squemocqha street. Astoria.
TT D- AVIKTON,
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
Ofllce in City Hall Building.
HAVING JUST RECEI'VTID A new stock
consisting of a splendid assortment of
Dress Goods, Fancy Articles,,
Ms' JUMISM& GOOI,
Hats, Caps, Boots and Shoes,
Queensware, Jewelry, Etc., Etc..
We respectfully invite the public to call and
inspect the same.
We have also receved a large stock of fin.
"Which we are offering at San Francisco,
wholesale prices. Very repectfully,
A. VAN DUSEN & Co.,
Cor Cass & Jeffrspn sts., - Astoria. Ocx
WATCHMAKER AND JEWELER.
HAS REMOVED TO
Main street. Parker's building, j
ASTORIA, ' - - - - -OREGON
If You Want to Select a Suit of
From, the verj' best stock in the city cull a
A. VAN DUSEN kCofot
Stone and Marble Gutter,
ASTORIA. - - - - - OREGON.
a ii !.:... r i.Millmirifnrl.- fiiiiT mnniimnii-
tal work attended to promptly and to order.
pt?- "1 am doing a good enough
business without advertisinc:.' No doubt
you are uomgwen cnoujin lorjoiu iw
out iummK but do vou forget the panics,
tin exciting elections, the times of Avar
or pestilence, or any of those many
causes which create dull terms of busi
ness v These must he calculate Tar aim
IT IS A POSITIVE TRUTH
That housekeepers can do hotter by dealing
with J. K. WlRT, on Main street, as
he keeps the best of
FRUITS, CADDIES, SUTS,
LIQUORS AND CIGARS,
JEKKED ELK MEAT,
And also from Clatsop every other day
FRESH BUTTER, EGGS, CHEESE,
CLAMS, DUCKS, CH1CKE.NS,
And even-thing that is needed in the cook
in" line at the lowest living prices. .
&111 aid examine befongnurha.mp : else
where. .-.. "
Astoria Steam Laundry.
J. T. BORCHEKS Proprietor.
No running or scrubbing, and no -thrashing
your clothes too pieces. Buttons sewed on
and clothes mended. .
3f.Neat worK at reasonauic iniuus. viv
us a call.
VAN BUSEN Co.,
Are Agents in Astoria for the SINGfiR a
Jirge stock constantly on hand.
Arndt & Ferchen
&X3f 5wkr fa J- are
&ffiJMSSX9 IK iTl??'
VAN DUSEN & CO.,
nAVE A SPLENDID STOCKS OP
Consisting of a great variety of goods foe
both ladle and gentlemen.
10 WliOr IT LVY CONCERN.
Notice is hereby given that, all persons
.-t.I.l ......., ,-;... i.,m M 111 1111 WIV
YAKOOB KAHN OUT OF LUCE.
A "FRIEND IN NEED' NO
CITY BOOK STORE,
MAIS ST.. ASTORIA.
7T4G fiJRrE4"S & SOI
niisr. heenieuiaicuiaraiiu .-m. - . .,.,
discounted if you would bridge them invite the attention o f mire lasers 10 iucu
.. i. i .kM titnn no hiui:tv. iiiow .
iivit. uiif lmisi, mi-.iki'. mine: limn v
needs, to make a fortune, and advertis
ing is a powerful auxiliary in nioney-makinir.
T.. tUn. 5f ,- 3f
xii mc -iij. 3. v2 52r- y
All L-itwIc nf KZZ&l
Eniue, Cannery and Steamboat
Work promptly attended to.
are iorm iifssii.i-vitiio M'' " ; "j ,
occunving anv portion of the land or beach
Water Street Roadway,
Near Hume's Cannery, Astoria, Oregon.
THE RUSSIAN- PLAGUE-DOCTORS
COLD WEATHER AND SUFFBR-
ING CONTINUED IN
A VERY BAD CONDITION OF
THINGS RESULT FROil
SNOW AND ICE.
FROUt A 81TFERER.
In not fail, if bad health vou'r afraid of,
Of knowing exactly what you'r bread is
3Tow allow me to tell you, for experience I've
had I'm sure.
Nothings worse for the stomach than when
you'r yeast powder's not pure.
lh, then he caieful in future, you know
what's ut stake, . .
Iict me advise vou (for I know now) what
Iet your grocer give vou no other kind for
this is guarantee'd. , ,
Yov use Donnollv's Yeast Towder and of
good health pure and light bread you're
Fish ComniiHMLoners Notice.
XTOTICE IS HERESY GIVEN THAT
Calcutta, Jan. $5. A dispatci
states that Yakoob Kahn lias seized
Fort Fizen, taking the chief prisoner,
?n oonseouence of which the Ghilzais
commenced hostilities against Yakoob,
and the Kooistan and Gibsais desert
London, Jan. 24 East Europe is
'fcn a state of great alarm at the rapid
iiu unucrcurupci. ir-ivmir uccu ouiy i-
pointed deputv for Clatsop county, by C.
Lienenweber. Fish Commissioner, under the
l.i M-c- ,r4l. e.. r .. ... ...in K 5 -ni!i-
The Finest Selection 1
The Cheapest Prices I
The Greatest Worth!
COVBVXD KB&8H POCKETS:
CUTLEKY; JEWELRY, CHAB5IS.
. -w-fc. -W-fcT ".Tl a .-X' lr H. I I I I nl.
PAINT PENCILS, GOTTAlLliiA,
BOOKS, STATIONER!. El C.
5TAll goods sold at lowest cash prices.
CHAS. STEVENS & SON.
DilKUlJ ui j-. - -
and nil kinds
ing done to or-
ALL SHIP AND ENGINE WORK A
Tf S. MERRILL & CO.,
j. r i.. trnniv Ai.irlin 1-itwl ol,iim in niat
sop ennmv. State of Oregon, without permis
sion froin the undersigned : and also rroiu.
setting out ilres upon said claim, whereby the
standing timber may in any way bnlured.
M VAN DUSElN & RROJVN.
Per A. VakDuskk.
Astoria, Oct. r. 1877. . tf
A. L. Bancroft & Co.
T&fl-AKE A SPECIALTY OF DOING ALL
ilJL kinds fine printing, such as
FRUIT LABELS, ETC.,
And Engraving and Printing by
IITnO GR AT1IY.
721 MABKET STREET
SAX FKAXCISCO, AIu
tlAL n r.Av. a . .1 .. fL 41.:,. .IniA 4- iPltA li
inr.-vi iiuiu aim aiicr uiis iiuic, i i-
censes, at his office up stairs, corner of Cass
and Sqemocqhe streets. Astoria. Oregon.
H. B. FERGUSON,
Deputy Fish Commissioner.
Tanuary, 14, 1879.
JUST RECEIVED BY
Gk INT. FAREER
I. X. L. STORE!
Comer Main and Conoomly streets.
GROCERIES. FLdUR. FEED. WOODEN
ware. Coal Oils. Tobaccos, and Gents Fur
nishing Goods, which will be sold at lowest
And Dealer in
ALSO IMPORTER OF
CARPETS, OIL CLOTHS, WALL
PAPER, SHADES, xtc.
HTAll kinds olreBJSSj at
Blacksmiths and nachinists.
CapUROGEItS' OLD STAND Near Express
Office. ASTORIA. - OREGON.
All work in our lino, heavy orlieht, done with
neatness and dispatch.
TTnrcocrnpiTP WflST- rf?
on and Farm RMf
WORK A SPECIALTY.
HAVING SECURED THE SERVICES OF
Mr. S. A. Gaine3 of Kv.. nn experienced
Farrier of 25 years in tho bu?ines?. and well
t X 1 : l.MKrn.n am mAnrnnlnnnrnil tfl
Known io APkoriiiuiiruiuuii, iioun,iivi'ivu.
do shoeing in uiuanner to euro lameness or pre
vent it in horses entrusted to our caro.
&flAH work warranted and at reasonable
J. H. D. GRAY,
"Wholesale and retail dealer in.
OYSTERS, by the SACK,
Hay, Oats, Straw, Wood, Etc.
General storage and Wharface on reason
OAK, ASH, HICKORY,
a WHITEWOOD LUMBER.
Carriap s Wap Material
Orders fm lumber for boat or ship work
promptly auenueu iu. auuicm . uv..
E. J. HORTHRUP CO.,
Cor. First and Main streets. Portland, Ogiu
Billiard Room, f
Tlie only Billiard "Room in the city where
no liquors are sold.
NEW TABLE JUST FUT UP. GEORGE
has a cosv place and keeps on hand the
best brand of Cigars. Also, soda, candy,
nuts, etc Opposite Altona Chop House.
95-tf ' GEO. ROSS, Proprietor