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WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 19, 1SS3
ISSUED EVBit iviORNING.
J. F. HAL.LORAN & COMPANY,
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Around the Citv.
Representative- George's address is 101G
1 street, Washington, D. C.
The Queen sails to-day. Fred Hewitt
is aiuoniT the passengers for a holiday
trip to 2apu, Cal.
The Kale ami Anna arrived iu from
Yaquina yesterday with 231 sacks of oys
trs and a lot of hides.
3IcBeen, of Portland has assigned.
Should his debtors there and elsewhere
pay he would be able to go on.
Note the adv. of directors of school
district No. 9, in reference to improve
ments of school property in that district.
Oflicars of the law were yesterday busy
releasing the writs of attachment served
on sundry Chinese residents the day be
fore. A scow load of boiler and machinery
lies at "Warren fc Thompson's dock en
route to McGowan's new cannery at
Speculation concerning the next salmon
season begins. It is thought that less
than 1,000 boats will run., and the catch
will be proportional.
Rev. "Winfield Scott, D. D., chaplain at
Ft. Canby, has returned from Seattle at
which city ho has bqcn holding a series
of revival meetings.
The Inchgrcen sailed for Queenstowu
vesterdav with $57,1(57 worth of wheat.
The Ice King goes to-day with an Astoria
cargo., worth $214,497.
The case of Geo. Vf. Andrews, charged
with assault on Chas. Olsen, was not
called in the justice court yesterday, Ol
sen not being able to be present.
The annual meeting of the stockhold
ers of the Masonic Land and Building
Association, will bo held at Capt. Flavol's
oflice at seven o clock this evening.
Merchants generally report the holi
day trade good; there never was a finer
assortment of goods or greater variety in
Astoria than that displayed this season.
Now the little boy gazes at the mantel
piece and wonders if Santa Claus will
crawl through the cracks, or whether he
will sneak up the back stairs on Christ
The steamer Sam will leave at eight
to-morrow morning for the accommoda
tion of those who wish to attend the
Gearhart sale at Clatsop. She will make
two round trip.?.
The Minneapolis Tribune, iu its market
reports gives "eggs candled in lota, '2o4
cents a dozen; eggs imcandled in lots,
'2114 cents." The candleing makes a
difference of a whole cent.
Information is wanted of E. A. Nvmau
aud Frederick Holther. Also of Anton
Olson and Andrew Ivonson, who were
drowned in the Columbia last summer.
Address Arthur Wilson, Portland.
The Astoria Box Company has filed ar
ticles of incorporation in the office of sec
retary of state, with T. F. Mead, W. F.
McGregor and Elizabeth MeGregor as
incorporators, and a capital stock of
About forty more desirable lots in tho
addition to Ocean Park were disposed of
by E. C. Ho.lden yesterday. The sale
continues at eleven this morning, two
this afternoon, and seven this evening.
Those desirous of investing have a excel
C. P. Upshur has had a neat office fitted
up iu Capt. Hustler's quarters on the
Main street dock, and yesterday entered
upon tho duties of his new position as
United States shipping commissioner In
shipping tho crew of the Ice Kiiuj. He
has a most imposing pile of blanks.
Robt. Carruthers tells of a coon hunt
that he and some friends of his engaged
in at Shaw's place, near Mt. Coffin, last
week. They didn't find any ooous, but
did find a Balm of Gilcadtrec four feet
through that on cutting yielded sixty
pounds of honey with a little objection
on the part of the bees.
Since April 1st 544,300 cases of salmon
have crossed Columbia river bar outwprd
bound. The Ice King cleared yesterday
with 47,551 cases. Add this to the above
and tho 28,000 that went east via N. P.
R. R., and it gives a total shipment to
date of 019,851 cases. There are not over
30,000 cases on the river.
The wire, battery, insulators, etc, for
tho electric fire alarm arrived on the last
steamer, and the boxes and gongs are ex
pected on the next. The battery is all in
place, and the next step will be to string
tho wires. Alert H. t L. No. One's
room will be headquarters for the cir
cuit, and tho alarm bell will be struck
from 2's Engine House.
OoLAcnAU. A. "W. Berry has six men
employed at Rainier putting up the fine
ly liavored Columbia river candle fish.
Though he only introduced, this new
article.of food last season, orders are flow
ing in from far and near, and its fame
has already gone abroad. Next season
ho will enlarge tho capacity of the es
tablishment and place tho fish upon tho
market in greater quantity.
Attkhptkd Bueqlabt. Some one with
a step like a cat and wearing a No. G
shoe tried to go through the Club saloon
at half-past three yesterday morning, and
nearly effected his object, lie broke in
the rear entrance, and got inside whero
there was a partition which he tumbled
over wiiu u crasu in an enaeavor 10
climb it. The noise awakened the in
mates overhead, who rushed down onlv
to find an open door and the aforesaid
pair oi shoes, which the owner can have
if he will go after them.
Election of Offigebs. At the regular
meeting of Astoria Council No. 995,
American Legion of Honor, held last
evening, the following officers were elect
ed for tho ensuing term: Commander,
B. S. Morel v: Vice-commander. J. C.
Trullinger: Orator, J. H. Jackson; Treas
urer, G. A. Stinson; Secretary, 1L V.
Monteith; Collector, B. B. Franklin;
unapiain, Mrs. Wagner; warden, C.
Gratke; Guard, J. A. Yauchn: Sentrv.
T. A. Fisher. Tho .retiring commander,
J. w. Miller, becomes past grand.
Buy for your daughter a fine piano or
organ, us Auier s.
For your father a Russian leather
diary zor low, at Adler's.
For your mother a nice useful piece of
silverware at the crystal Palace.
For your son a sensible book, at Adler's
For your little ones some nice toy, at
Adler a Holiday Bazaar.
For your sweetheart one of those hand'
some plush cases, only to be had at the
MasenicWatch Charm tost
On December 18. Finder -will leave it
at Foard & Stokes, and get 82.50 reward
, Christinas is Coming,
A,udi you want to make your wife
daughter, sister, or some one else's sis
ter a nne present can at Mrs. r. b. j ew
ett's and ee her elegant stock of lancy
gooos. . - .
Jottings Around Tonn.
The stove business is lively. M. Olsen
& Co. have a fine display window. The
laying of water pipes is nearly finished.
Carl AdJer'a new sign is the finest of the
kind in Astoria. No one can pass Heil
bom's window without stopping. Cas3
street needs sweeping. C. H. Bain has
been putting an addition to his shop.
Sea gulls are plenty on vacant water
lots. The Methodist parsonage will bo
completed this week. W. B. Hoadington
is utilizing his Astor street proi erty by
building a 30x50 carpenter shop thereon.
B. F. Stevens fc Co. have 4000 pieces of
sheet music. Jeff, the restaurant man,
feeds GOO a day. Teaming off the planks
is hard work these days. The days can't
get much shorter. Hansen, the jeweler,
displays some magnificent holiday goods.
John Rogers has snipe in abundance.
Kant's knock-down sale is a success.
What are you going to get-or give for a
Christmas present? There are no vacant
dwellings or business houses iu Astoria.
Tho Portland boats run on the new
time schedule. Rescue Jubilee troupe
propose giving another A 1 entertain
ment about Birthington's wash day.
B. B. Frankliu is opening n large stock
of wall paper. '-Micky Fat" left on the
Inchgrcen yesterday. We could have
better spared a better man. Tom cod are
still be-in" caucht iu lunfc numbers.
The Gen. Miles is doing a fine business.
'PI. i - :i t J " I n .a
.me cuuiu v Jim -jus ieii mmaies. oapi
Gray's wood yard is doing a good busi
ness. Ships are receiving quick dismtch.
A good many psople are talking Clatsop
roau. Alia lue ram cometu. unly six
days to Christmas. Don't forget the jug
breaking at the Methodist church to
morrow evening. Boilers and buoys in
front of the Astoria Iron Works. The
general health of the city is impro-.ing.
Charley May has a fine selection of holi
day goods. Money is not as plentiful as
it might be. The cape line is still out of
Foreign .Salmon .Siiipmtat.
The Ice King cleared from this port
yesterday with a valuable cargo for Lon
don. She was chartered by A. W. Berry,
of this place. Her disbursements proper
do not aggregate above S'J.OOO. Had she
gone to Portland the probability is, argu
ing from past experience, the vessel's dis
bursements would have been at least
G,O00. This illustrates tho suparioritv
of Astoria over interior paints as a port
for ships to load and sail from, as in
the case of the Wallacetotcn and other
vessels that have loaded here, the great
difference in favor of Astoria.
On the Ice King go 47,491 cases salmon
and GO cs halibut. Followinc are the
shippers: Capo Fox Packing Co., 1,554
cases; Cutting Packing Co.. 100: Aber
deen Packing Co.. 12,905; West Coast,
7,212; Occident, D.4G3,- I. X. L., 7,2G7;
Ocean, CK)8; Geo. V. Hume, 1,000; Wm.
Hume, G82; Warren. 2,000; A. W. Berry,
GO: total. 47,551.
Out or the DejithK.
Among the articles jettisoned on the
Queen of the Pacific when she ran
aground at the mouth, of tho Columbia
some time ago, was a box containing
some beautiful wedding presents, tho
property of 3Ir. B. L. Stone and bride.
Tho jewels were thought irrevocably lost,
but it seems that recently tho caso con
taining them was found by somo wreck
ers on tho coast, and falling into the
hands of honest Capt. A. T. Harris of the
life saving service, the treasure trove was
Bent daring the veek to tho grateful
owners in this city. These gifts, aside
from their intrinsic value, are doubly
dear to tho owners precious for tho
givers' sake and precious on account of
their miraculous return from the sea.
He Went in Sttle. "Mickey Fat,"
whoso sylph-like form has long been a
familiar portion of the landscape, is no
longer a citizen of Oregon. Hu sailed
yesterday in a great big ship for the cove
of Cork, and the places that knew him
once will know him no longer. Long
had Mickey resisted tho coy blandish
ment of thoso who induce bold mariners
to man tho yards, but when tho trim
Inchgrcen came in, and ho was shown hor
superior accommodations ho yielded. It
was expressly stipulated, that Mickey
should have a stateroom to himself dur
ing tho en tiro voyage; that fresh linen
should be laid out for him every morn
ing, a glass of sherry, with a raw egg iu
it, urougni io uis oeusiuo wnen no rang,
and hot water for shaving and somo but
tered toast be furnished ihim at tho same
time. Mickey will distinguish himself
and be heard from in foreign courts.
The Iiavaco Railroad. L. A. Loomis
was in the city yesterday and was ex
tremely sanguine in relation to tho pro
posed railroad from Uwaco to Oyster-
ville and Gray's Harbor, of which so
much has appeared m The Astobias
lately. Without any effort Mr. Loomis
has secured over half tho amount re
quired to build and equip the road, and
he anticipates but little uilhculty in pro
curing the remainder. Tho intention is
to begin operations as soon as possible.
The route selected is an excellent one,
ana the natural road-bed over which tho
rails arc to be laid is of such a character
that nothing but the most inclement
weather could interfere with successful
prosecution of the work. It is thought
that ninety days from tho time tho first
wheelbarrow load of earth is shovelled
off, tho loot of tho locomotive will wake
the echoes of Baker s Bay, and it is rea
sonable to suppose that the 1st of May
will see tho conductor at Uwaco sing out,
"All aboard for UysterviHo I
Wak of Races. A fores of men is en
gaged in laying some water pipe down
Concomly street. Now, to lay water pipe
in a due and proper manner, it is neces
sary to dig a trench. Up tho street and
toward this trench yesterday afternoon
came a drove of Chinese, herding and
surrounding four fat hogs, which, with
sacrificial rite, were to be placed as a
votive offering to tho gods. Orie of the
hogs tumbled into tho trench, and falling
upon one of the men working therein,
aroused his ire. Striking, the hog and
casting him forth with violence his owner
objected to and spat upon the ground
with vehemence.whereupon the Caucasian
arose and slapped the Chinaman and con
signed him and his kinfolk to eternal
combustion. Then aid tho three other
Chinamen eo to Justice Fox. and before
him, in the name of their injured coun
tryman, demand a warrant for tho ar
rest of the man that smote their hog
and their comrade, the warrant being in
trusted to the chief captain of police,
even unto Clark Loughrey, who made
diligent but ineffectual searcii atter the
And now we will all eo to Adler's as
we can find there just what wo want.
Solid pold iewlerv. latest stvles and
patterns, at Aaler s urystai x'aiace.
Beautiful assortment of Rogers Bros.
plated ware, ion will find a full assort'
ment only at tho urystai .raiace.
If I warrant anything in my store,
either silver or gold, you can rely on it
being so, my guarantees are good for we
are responsioie nnanciaiiy ana omer
wise. Cat.Ii Adleb.
Furnished. Rooms lo Kent.
Apply to Mrs. Henry, in Carruthers'
building, over G. W. Hume's store.
For a Neat Fitting Boot
Or Shoe, go to P. J. Goodmans, on Ch&
namus street, next door to I. W. Case.
All goods of the best make and guaran
teed quality. A full stock; new poods
Oj-stcrs I' Every Style,
And coffee at Mrs. Lorett's.
Where Shall I Buy My Chrhtmas Presents.
Next Tuesday is Christmas day and
the general custom being to remember
present and absent friends by giving
them something in honor of the day the
question arises where shall one go to
make their purchases. At tho New York
Novelty Store is ono of tho handsomest
and best arranged stocks to be found
anywhere. Toys, musical instruments,
fancy goods in profusion; the supply of
elegant Christmas cards being particu
larly noticeable. It is surprising to learn
the low rate at which these good; arc
sold, and the hundreds that daily visit
this establishment will attest the popu
larity of the interesting proprietor. In
deed one can hardly pass the beautifully
nrronrrrwl trrinflnTra ontonnn in
seo what presents so fair an exterior, and
once in he or she will be sure to see some.
thins that strikes their fancy and just
suited to the friend, the relative, or the
children whose heart they would gladden
by a Christmas present. For father there
is a handsomo dressing case, for mother
a beautiful work basket or an ornamentsl
toilet set; for sister an elegantly em
broidered silk piu cushion or a silver
card case, for brother a gold pen or set of
The little folks are espacially remem
bered, tho finest toys the finest games,
the neatest boxes and the countless de
vices that please and delight the children
are here m profusion. Everything is
marked in plain figares, and tho little
fellow who comes with two bits to buy a
set of tea things for his smaller sister to
play Jt keeping house gets the same at
tention as his mother who has seen a set
of silver tea spoons with which to please
her married daughter.
In variety of musical instruments tho
New York Novelty store presents tho
greatest display. One in particular, de
serves mention. It is tho Clariona. Ev
eryone knows tho difficulty of getting
music at a dance or ball, especially at a
distance from tho city. The Clanona is
an orchestra in itself. With each instru
ment goes a complete set of dance music,
and no one that can go through tho steps
of a quadrille, or who likes the misty
mazes of the waltz need forego the
pleasures of a dance, provided they can
procure a partner and a Clariona."
There is another and a larger instru
ment that is an entire novelty. It is
called an orchestrone. In outward ap
pearance it resembles a cabinet oruan. It
stands in a handsomo black walnut caso,
finely finished and elaborately carved.
Simply considered as n piece of furni
ture it would bo a handsome addition to
anv parlor, but when one takes into con
sideration tho sweet niusio it affords, it
will be found to be a most desirable ac
quisition to anv family. It has pedals as
any other organ, and by tho simplest
mechanism can be made to play any tuno
desired. Its rich, full notes are "heard
to advantage in tho magnificent strains
of Beethoven, the symphonies of Mozart,
the sublime composition of Handel or
tho more familiar melodies such as are
usually sung in church choirs. Crowds
daily listen to the choice music it affords.
It is Mr. Strauss' intention to .dispose of
this instrument for $125, to introduce
their salo ho being the only authorized
agent of tho manufacturers in this place.
With thf intention he offers it at a raffle
for 2J0 a chance, and for this sum some
one of our citizens will get a splendid
(Jhristmas present, lo go through the
list of goods displayed at the Now York
Novelty Store would be an interminable
task; suffice it to say, pay tho establish
ment a visit and see for yourselves. You
will find tho most courteous attention
aud cannot fail to bo pleased.
The teacher wrote this sentence ou the
blackboard: "Kindness performed by rule
is no kindness."
"Now, children,'' said she. "can you tell
mo what that means?''
"You bet I canP shouted tho worst
boy iu school.
"Well, what is ur"
''I think it means that when vou wallop
a feller with yoar ruler and say that you
only do it as n kindness to him, that it
The teacher immediately erased the
sentence and called up the first class in
''You will rob yourself !' cried a gay
Who was ono of a party of three,
Among whom, a youth, with many a
Was' dividing an orange, with glee.
"Not at all," the generous youth re
plied, As ho fumbled with his locket;
"For I love to give; and then, beside,
"I've a dozen more in my pocket.''
in Fenucious Practices pursued in soli
tude, Is a most startling cause of Nerv
ous and General Debilit y, Lack of Self
confidence and Will Power, Impared
Memory. Despondency, and other atten
dants at wrecked manhood. Sufferers
should address, with three letter post
ago Manips. ior large uiusinueu ireaiise
pointing out unfailing means of perfect
cure. World's Dispkxsaky Medical.
Association, Buffalo, N. Y.
For the Holidays.
You will find at J. W. Conn's the best
assortment in the city of Rogers Bro's.
Plated ware, consisting of Castors. But
ter dishes. Pickle Castors, Berry Dishes.
Vnnlrln T?i?ifr. irntvi Vnrt-c nnrt
Spoons. Spoons and Forks arc all the
best, marked XII: also the best assort
ment of Dressing Cases, Odor Cases,
Gents' Sets. Fancy Brushes and Mirrors.
and all the leading brands of Toilet
Soaps, Perfumery and toilet articles of
an Kinds. .xamiue my stock uerore
purchasing elsewhere; opposite Occi
Just the thing for balls and parties, a
complete orchestra, with danco music,
figures for calling dances, etc., complete.
To those desirous of having dances, and
not otherwise provided witu music, it is
invaluable. Call at the New York Nov
elty store and examine it.
At the Empire Store
You will find the finest laces and em
broideries, of richest quality.
Dinner at"J EFF'SCHOP HOUSE
everyday from 4 -30 to 8 o'clock. The
best 25-cent meal In town: soup. fish.
seven kinds of meats, vegetables, pie,
pudding, eic. a glass or t. r. Beer,
French Claret, tea or coffee included.
All who have tried him say Jeff is the
Hosiery, Hosiery, Hosiery!
The latest novelties in ladies and
chudrens hosiery at Prael Bros'.
Fine Dress Goods.
A splendid line of ladles dress goods is
l. r . .1 : . i l i l. -c" r
IVotico to the tallies.
Switches mado from combings or cut
hair; new switches mado to order from
the best imported hair, in any shade de
sired, urn switches repaired. All
work warranted. Rates reasonable.
Call or address
UlILKXHABT & SCHOEXnE,
Occident hair dressing saloon, Astoria,
WHAT I do you think that
JEFF OF TIIE CHOP HOUSE
gives you a meal for nothing and a glass
oE something to drink? Not muchr
but he gives a better meal and more of
It than any place In town for '25 cents.
He buys oj the wholesale and pays
casn. "xnat semes u."
7IIE LATEST SEA SIGHT.
-'Twasoff the bleak Chehalis coast,
While fishing from a boat,
Somo sailors saw such is their boast
A monstrous snake afloat.
One hundred feet it was in length.
Three hundred inches wide;
So great was its stupendous strength,
It lashed in foam tho tide.
Its tail was long, its head was short.
And near its nine-foot nose
W'ero caverns, whence a roaring snort
Blew like a cyclone blows.
Each sido of its ferocious face
Was an onormous horn;
And, with a grim and ghastly grace.
It shook its mane with scorn.
These are the lacts which thoss tars
Without remorse or ruth;
They swear they'll sink beneath, the
If this is not '-tho truth.'
Yet this same sight will conio agaiu.
Like frightful dreams come back
To him whose swolled and seething
Is steeped iu applejack.
The lesson learned from th:, ?.ck
Is sad, we must coufes-;
Yet, still, beyouil a doubt it shows
The pawerof the press.
F A Logau, Seaside C A McGuire it
A H Merrill, Ft Can Skipanou
L A Loomis & wf. G T Myers, Fort
Uwaco W W licbert!,do
N W Angell. Ska G L Simons, S F
C W Rick, Port W A Bice, do
WMorrison.Clatwp J Ellis. Walluski
J B Grass. J Day J W West. Clatsop
T H Foss, do J West, Canada
C H Schueider,Port Mrs Dockar & son,
C West. Clatsop Cathlamet
F A Lamout.StHeln B F Coffy, Bear ck
F M Sweet. BY J N Coffey, do
J Wright, Skamo A B Powers, Knap
Aberaroyuo, do r Bender, do
Capt Doig. Port W H Kenyon, II
J Dexter, Yalejo. H Gray, Clat
A KlauF,wf, Jas't'u L Seaman, Ilco
J F Stewart, Oakld A B Coe, Port
UJ w mterbotham A 11 bale. 1 7s nv
H Crawford, Wpt
Young a ml middle-aged men Mtflor
ing from nervous debility, and kindred
affections, as loss of memory and hj-po-chondria.
should inclose three stamp?
for Part VII of World's Dime Scries of
pamphlets. Address World's Dispex
sary Medical Association. Buffalo,
For Toys and IVovcIlics
Go lo Chas. A. May's Holiday Empori-
uui. one door
: east of Rescue No. 2's En-
gine House. A full line of goods,
ccs as low as the lowest
Bot Custom IVork, Hoots and Shoes,
Can be had at I. J. Arvold's, next to
City Book Store. Ladies and gentlemen
call there for tue finest fitting boots and
shoes, and lowest prices. Perfect fit
Vc Dlninilfi' Cutisu ItaNitni.
J. M. Yantis, Sweet Springs, Mo
writes: "My mother has had bronchial
and pulmonary affection for forty years
and in that time has tried almost every
thing, but never found anything to give
her the relief Dimmiti's Cough Balsam
has.'' At W. E. Dement & Co.'s.
Cornets and Umlcru-cui.
AH the latest makes and'slyles of cor
sets and ladies underwear" at Pracl
Bros.' Empire store.
Roscoe Dixon's new eating house
is now ofien. EveryUuiigJias been fit
ted up in first-class style, and lit-, well
known reputation as a caterer assures
all who like good things to eat, that at
his place they can bo arcoininudatiMl.
Shiloh's Vitaltzer is what you need
for Constipation, Loss of Appetite, Diz
ziness and all symptoms of Dyspepsia.
Price 10 and 7 cents per imttle. Sold
by W. R. Dement.
Sleepless Night:, made miserable
by that terrible cough. Shiloh's Cure is
the remedy for you. Sold by W. E. De
ment Most violent explosions of coughing
are stopped by Hvi.n's Hoxkv of
IIOKEIIOrXD AND T.U!. .
Pike's Toothache Drops cure in
AH the patent Medicines advertised
in this paper, together with the choicest
perfumery, and toilet articles, etc can
fie bought at th lowest prices, at .1. W.
Conn's drug store, opposite Oc-iden
Thnf. Ttopt-intr Plinth lw cn
quickly cured by Shilofi's Cure. We
guarantee It. Sold by W. E. Dement.
The weak, worn and dvsnentic should
uke Coldex's LiqciD Beef Toxic.
jo uinar. ji uruggisus.
Shiloh's Coush ana Consumption
Cure is sold bv us on guarantee. It
cures consumption. Sold by W. E. De-
For lame Back. Side or Chest use
Shiloh's Porous Plaster, Pncs 23 cents.
For sale by V . E. Dement.
Have Wistar's balsam of wild cherry
always at hand. It cures coughs, colds,
bronchitis, whoopjng cough, croup, in
fluenza, consumption, and all throat and
tung complaints. 50 cents and;51 a bot
tle. Croun. Whoooinc Couuh and Bron
chitis immediately relieved bv Shiloh's
Cure. Sold by W. E. Dement.
Wilson & Fisher,
Iron, Steel, Coal, Anchors, Chains,
TAR, PITCH, OAKUM,
NAILS AND SPIKES,
Shelf Hardware, Faints and Oils
FJLOUR AVD MJXL, FEEI.
Agents for Salem Flouring; Mills,
and Capital Flour.
All sizes, at Portland Prices, in Stock.
Comer Chcnamus and Hamilton Street!
The new Steamer
A, 23. FITnTiP,
N. P. JOIIANSEN, - - Master.
Will leave for TILLAMOOK, on
TT-OR SAILING DATES AND TARTICU
X bus apply to J. G. HUSTLER, Main
street wnarr, Astoria; ALLt. & itswia
roruana ; o . aiuux xmaiHooK.
i Holiday. Goois JnsfReceivefl,
Rogers Bros.' Platedware.
Willow and Rattan Goods,
Green River Cutlery.
China Dinner ant Tea Sets,
Ami u Full Line of
Crockery Ji Glassware.
First-class COAL OIL a Specialty.
JORDAN & BOZORTH,
Cor. Chenamus and Genevieve Sts.
Astoria, Nov.J2nd. 1883.
0, Tell fcle Where Is Fancy Bre(a)d !
win, at the
Astoria Eatery & Confectionery
Not onlv SL'PEUIOR BREAD AND
CAKES AND PASTRY in great variety, but
THE LARGEST STOCK OF CANDIES
Wedtlins-s and parties supplied with the
most elaborate ornamental work on the
shortest notice and on reasonable terms.
This Is i he most complete establishment In
ED. JACKSON. Prop.
THE TMNGVALLA LINE.
Is the only
Between NEW YORK and SCANDINAVIA.
First-class Steamers and good usage.
TIrkrK Tor sale at A. M. Jen.YSOVS.
Agent, Astoria, Oregon.
Call at 3I11S. E. A. HULL'S. A Choice selec
FANCY GOODS AND NOTIONS,
Pictures and Mottoes of all Descriptions.
Card Hoard, Sets, a Sheet.
Opposite the Astoria Candy Factory.
S. B. CROW,
Comer Benton and Squemoqua Streets,
East oi the Court Honse.
figures i?er Lie !
OP THE CHOP HOUSE
Can piove by his books that he is doing the
biggest business of any
In the city, and he will Guarantee to give
the best meal for cash.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
annual meotinir of the stockholders of
the Masonic Land and BulIdingAsssociation
will be held at the office of Capt. Geo, Fla
vel. In Astoria, Oregon, on Wednesday, Dec
19th, 1PS3. at the hour of 7 r. m. for the pur
pose of electing five directors and transact
ing such other business as may legally come
beiore the meeting.
J. W. GEAHHAKT,
Astoria, Nov. 17th, 1883. cPtd
THE ANNUAL MEETING OF THE
stockholders of the Fishermen's Pack
ing Comnanv will be held at the Company's
office In Upper Astoria Or., on Saturday.
Dec 23th. for the purpose of electing a Board
of Directors for the ensuing year, and trans
act such other business as may come before
the meeting. By order ,
FURNISHED ROOMS TO LET.
. T MRS. GEO. HILLER'S, NEXT DOOR
L to Wes'on Hotel.
JOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THATTHE
1 undersigned has been anoointed the as
signee of the firm of A. M.Johnson and Co.
and all persons having claims against said
nrm are nonueu to present me same uuiy
verified to me at mv office In Astoria. Ore
gon, within three months from this date.
Uctouer iTtii, isw. .
d-(iv A. T?. BERRY,
Delinquent City Taxes.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT I,
the undersigned, Chief of Police, have
)nnn fiinilehful ttrlfh n wrirmnt from the
City Council requiring me to collect the tax
es asscssca ior me year iooj, uuu uu ucuu
quent upon the list and make return of the
same within sixty days. All parties so In
debted will therefore please take notice and
govern themselves UGmniYf
Chief of Police.
Astoria, Oregon, October 25th, 1SS3.
JOS. P. LEATHERS
Formerly oxer Arndt & Ferehea's Machine Shon
TS BUILDING FIRST-CLASS BOATS IN
I tl.o .linn firmorlv nrvMmtprl tw M .Tnhn-
son on Concomly street, one block, west of
Hansen iiros auiu nouci, jsaienai bhh
Notice to Stockholders.
-.-tvttpc TO TTT7TJPHV RTVFV TFTATTH K
J3i annual meetlne of the stockholders of
the Pacln c union I'K'g uo.wm oe uem on
o..... nan 00 1C83 at tViAlr nfFiCA In AS-
r. Yia nnmnaa'nf olppttnp fl. hfl.ird of
Directors and the transaction of such other
business as may come Deiore me meeuoK.
t t riTTCTRAP .T. A. CARLSON.
Astoria Nov. 2S.18S3,
G. H. GQOPE
The Leading Dry Goods and Cothing
House of Astoria.
LARGEST STOCK - FINEST GOODS
New Goods Received by Every Steamer.
Finest Stock of oods
The Latest Novelties and
TOYS, HOLIDAY GOODS,
GOLD AND SILVERWARE,
BOOKS, MUSIC and
FANCY GOODS, Etc.
2We Suit all in Styles and Prices.
Ed. D. Curtis &Co.iL() KB & OO.
STYLE AND FINISH.
A COMPLETE STOCK.
New Goods!! New Goods!!
D. A. IfficZIffTOSirS
Clothing and Gent's Furnishing Store for the Holiday Season.
FINE NECKWEAR, SILK UMBRELLAS,
SILK MUFFLERS, SILK HANDKERCHIEFS,
A complete stock of
Underwear, White and Colored Slilrts, Fine Ciissiiuerc Shirts.
Hosierj-j Gloves, etc. The largest stock of Hats in the
city, comprising all the standard and latest styles. m
ults and Overcoats, ready made or made to order, at the lowest prices, lit. and
quality or goods guaranteed.
D. A. McINTOSH,
TAILOR, CLOTHIER, HATTER and GENT'S FURNISHER
AGENTS FOR THE
Best San Francisco Houses and
Tumblers Decanters, and All
Kinds of Saloon Supplies.
tyAU goods sold at San Francisco Prices.
Opposite Parker House, Astoria, Oreson.