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VOL. XX, NO. r2.
ASTORIA, OREGON, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1863.
PRICE, FIVE CENTS.
From the Mine.-.
A Palouse correspondent in tlie
mines writes from Eagle City, under
date of December Dili, as follows:
After eighteen days of hard labor I
have reached my cabin in Dream
gulch. I left Evolution with twelve
men and twenty-four head of horses,
and we were eight days crossing the
trail (twenty miles). We were com
pelled to shovel our way part of the
distance through ten feel of snow,
nnd for four days fed our horses
Hour. On our way in we found aman
who had been lost for three days; he
was well nigh exhausted and would
soon have perished. "Vc are experi
encing an unusually severe storm for
this season of the year. Most of the
men who came in during the past
month have gone out to winter, as
supplies are very scarce and command
high prices. Flour brings $20 per
100 pounds, bacon, sugar, rice and
I icans bring fifty cents per pound, and
coffee seventy-five cents. It is esti
mated that two hundred men are in
this camp and will stay during the
winter. The miners who came in
during the past few weeks called a
meeting to cut down the size of the
claims, but were defeated by ten votes.
There is but very little claim-jumping
going on at present, although some
men are. disposing of part of their
claims for good prices. One company
Mild fifteen acres for $G,00!. There is
no particular excitement here at
present. Most or the miners are pre
paring their claims for spring work.
The snow in the mines is about six
teen inches deep.
Killed Ity a Falling Tree Sudden Death
Heavv llain Storm.
Ashlaxii, Dec. 2T. A man named
Harris, in the employ of the Oregon
and California llailroad company in
the Siskiyou mountains, was killed
suddenly 'this morning by a falling
tree, which struck the cabin in which
ho and his wife and one child were
living. The woman escaped with
slight injuries. The child, two years
old, was unhurt, but the man was
caught under the trunk or the tree,
and died in a few hours. The tree, a
large fir, was broken oflfby the weight
of snow upon it. The lxdy was
brought to Ashland for burial to
day. Daniel Headrick, of Ashland, form
erly of Marion county, who has been
employed as night watchman at one
or the railroad camps for the past
year, died suddenly to-day from
asthma, from which he has been a
sufferer for a number of years.
The heaviest rain storm since the
freshet here in February, 1881, began
last evening, and is still in progress.
There is snow in the mountains.
Want" Sonietliins; Done.
The standard of December 4th
says that Paul Schulze, the general
land agent of the North Pacific, esti
mates "that Oregon and Washington
Territory will ere long see the neces
sity of doing something in the way
of immigration work." For heaven's
sake, what for? To settle on land
held by that company for twenty
years? Why not let the company
nav their own bills--advertise their
own lands? The even sections in the
forty-mile limit are being taken up
fast enough. Who, that has a home
in Oregon, and is not specially inter
ested to increase the value of rail
road lands, wants to help to pay for
advertising them? The people of
Oregon have had evidence of Mr.
Paul Schulze's in them before, that
is hard to be washed out - Hun.
Escaped from Jail.
"Walla Walla, Dec 25.--Elf us and
Oweuby, both condemned murderers,
under "sentence of death, attacked
Sheriff Thompson and Jailer Will
iams at the counlv jail this evening.
The sheriff was knocked senseless,
and the jailer was most horribly cut
and gashed about the throat and
face. The prisoners escaped, but the
whole populace is alarmed and after
them. Particulars of the escape are
:is follows: As the jailer and sheriff
were entering the inside door of the
jail for the last time, about 5 r. m., on
unlocking the door, the prisoners, one
on each side, attacked them with
bricks and knives, and rendering
them senseless, unlocked the outside
uoor and escaped.
Sutekstitiox. The superstition of
the sin-eater m Wales is said to linger
even now in the secluded vale of
C wm-Aman, in Carmarthenshire
The meaning of this most singular
institution of superstitution was that
when a person died the friends sent
for the sin-eater of the district, who
on Iris arrival placed a plate of salt
and bread on the breast of the de
ceased person: ho then uttered an
incantation over the bread, after
which he proceeded to eat it thereby
eating the sins of the dead person
This done, he received a fee of 2s Gd.,
jvhicli, wo suppose, was much more
Ivan many a preacher received for a
loajl and painful service. Having re
ceived this he vanished as swiftly as
IwssiLle, all the friends and relatives
-of the departed aiding his exit with
blows and kicks and other indica
tions n their raitli in tne service
he had rendered. A hundred years
ago and through the ages beyond
that time we suppose this curious
superstition was everywhere pre
Clommenting on the fact that two
wtodku are serving on the grand jury
in Sksgit county, the Seattle Post
says: The novelty of the affair
created .wi intense sensation in the
little coraaunity. The grand jury
went to work promptly, and m
short time reported their first indict
ment that of J. P. Lodger for rob
bery, he having taken 20 from a re-
Jiuvre at the point of a pistoL
Walla Walla is being scandalized
liv ihn hodv of a dead Ohinnwomnn
lying unburied in an old hut in the
-eitv. The editor of the Statesman
' im overv mornincr to look at the
horrible sight, and then takes a glass
qi uranay to orace up uis nerves.
Various illustrations have been sug
gested to convey to the mind some
idea of illimitable duration. It has
been said, suppose one drop of the
ocean should be dried every thousand
years, how long would it be ere the
last drop would disappear, and the
ocean's bed be left dry and rusty?
Far onward as that would be in com
ing ages, eternity would have but
commenced. It has been said, sup
pose this vast globe on which we
tread were composed of particles of
the finest sand, and that one par
ticle should disappear at the termin
ation of each million years, oh, how
inconceivably immense must be the
period which must elapse before the
asl particle would be gone! And
yet, eternity would then be m its
morning light It has been said, sup
pose some little insect so small sis to
be imperceptible to the naked eye,
were to carrv this world by its tiny
mouthfnls to the most distant star
the hand of God has placed in the
heavens. Hundreds of millions of
cars would be required for the sin
gle journev. The insect commences
on the leal of a tree, and takes its lit- J
tie load, so small that even the mic-j
roscone cannot discover that it is
gone, and sets out on its almost end
less journey. After millions and mil
lions and millions of years have rolled
iwav it arrives back for its second
load. Oh, what interminable ages
would elapse before the v. hole tree
would lie removed! WThen would the
forest, be gone? And the globe!
Even then eternity would not have
For (lovemnr of Alaska.
We arise to nominate for governor
of Ahiskaaman (tremendons applause
md cries of "Put him out!' ) who
never takes anything (a voice, "Be
hind the bar!") but a front seat when
dutv assembles her loyal followers
sensation); aman who stands bravely
up Mir me granu out Jepuuncjin
artvrwild cheering and a hasty con
sultation between members of the
delegation from Iowa): a man who is
ihvavs at the front (cry from the ga -
lery, "When the offices are passed
iround! ); a man who, as chief execu
tive of the distant province of Alaska.
would give the benighted heathen of
that count rv a new idea of reform
and a keener appreciation of the com
mercial value of seal skins. In obedi
ence, therefore, to the positive man
dates of public sentiment, we nomi
nate Colonel Frank Halton. of the
post office deparament, for governor
of Alaska, with the fnrther sugges-
lon that he be ixjrrmlted to go to
that country and wait until the office
is created for him. (Nomination made
bv acclamation and the convention
ldjourns inanuproar. Philadelphia
Savs the B. C. Standard of the
21th: Mr. Martin's contention last
session was that the company, grant
ed this vast tract of land in the
Kootenai district, should not be per
mitted to construct any line of rail
wav to the Canada Pacific In other
words that the company and the dis
trict granted should not become a
feeder to the Northern Pacific rail
way to the detriment of the province
A Yictoria dispatch says: Judge
Swan's black coil, the new food fish,
has received the endorsement of the
Boston Fish Bureau as being the
most valuable piscatorial discover'
for the last fifty years. The fish rank
next to the salmon in mercantile
value, and were caught off Queen
Charlotte Island in deep water. The
supply is inexhaustible.
These are the pathetic times when
the religious newspaper comes to the
front and paralyzes the ordinary edi
tor with a georgeous offer to send
him the said religious sheet for one
year and to accept in payment there
of a half a column ad; "top of col,
and next to reading matter, and a
marked copy of paper containing
I hate to see a woman with rings
m her ears! exclaimed the deacon.
They ain't natural. If it was intend
ed for women to wear 'em she would
have been born with holes in her
ears. The first woman didn't wear
earrings, Til be bound." "No," re
plied the quite little man m the cor
ner, "nor nothing else.'
A gentleman from this city, travel
ing in Lewis county last week, saw
the following notice posted on the
door of a settler's cabin: "line round.
Holler like h 1 and He come." The
traveler fetched a yell as directed.
and soon an apparition which equaled
the "nous" on the door made his ap
An Olympia correspondent of the
Taeoma Ledger says: "The muscular-minded
women of Olympia are de
termined to lake all the law allows
them. About 200 have already reg
istered their names, to be in readi
ness for the coming municipal elec
tion on the first Monday m January.
The EllenshurgXetfzersays: There
are various rumors afloat as to
contemplated railroad work looking
toward Irncet bound. Uue report
says that Mr. Bennett has received
instructions to push work on the road
up the Yakima from the 25 miles that
arc now nearly complete.
Certain mining claims in the Ccenr
d'Alene district arc selling from S5,000
to $10,000. In spite of the cold,
goods, lumber, machinery, and every
thing else needed for active work is
going forward to the mines.
Some idea of the rough country
through which the Central Paoific
nvfnncinn Tnnsfc bfi btlilL mav bo
gathered from the information that it
cost S750,000 to construct the first
ten miles out of Hedding.
The three years' dispute of AVhit-frrW-
T with the Northern
Pacific Kailroad company, over the
innffpr of taxes, has been settled by
the payment of $5,000 by the com
THB GREAT GERMAN
Etlicrtt iad care
Scraicts, Cats, Sralsts,
Sal other bodily aeiei
Fim CISTS 1 BOTTLE.
Sold b J all DrniiUti ant
Dnlcri. Dlmuoui la 11
(3faC0MiMi u A. TeitUr k CV)
IUlttBur, 2I&, C. S. 1.
King of tlie Blood
Is not a "cure all," it Is a blood-purifier and
tonic. Impurity of tlie blood poisons the sys
tem, deranges the circulation, and thus In
duces many disorders, known bv different
names to distinguish them according to ef
fects, but being really branches or phases of
that great generic disorder, Ininnrity or
Itlood. Such are Dy-ipcjwla, Willfouxnow,
Liver Complalnt.Constipatltm. Xcrrmi Di.
tinlcrx. Headache, Backache, General Wcak
c. Heart Dlcac,Drip!y. Kidney I)lcae,
Piles, Rhcwnalwn, Catarrh, Scmtula, Slrtn
Dixonlcr, Pimple. Ulcer. Strcllhiait, dr..
dc. It ins: ot the Itloort prevents and
cures these, by attacking the caiwc. Impurity
of t he blood. Chemists anil physicians agree
in calling it "the most genuine' and cilicient
preparation for the purpose." Sold by Drug
gists, s$I per bottle. See teytimoiiials, direc
tions. &c.iu pamphlet, "Treatise on Diseases
ot tin Wood." wranpd around each bottlu.
D. RANSOM. SON & Co.. Props
Buffalo. N. V.
ARNDT & FERCHEN,
ASTORIA. - O KEG ON.
The Pioneer Machine Shop
AND W'rf?iSSI5r -w
Boiler Shop 5S
All kinds of
Promptly attended to.
A specialty made of repairing
FOOT OF I jA FAYETTE STREET.
The Portland and Astoria
Is prepared to contract with iu.tstors and
consignees ot vessels for tho
Loading and Unloading of Vessels
AT EITHER PORT.
Promptness and satisfaction guaranteed
in all cases.
CH AS, A. MAY
Wev Store, New Stock
Toys. Fancy (Joods,
Tobacco and Cigars.
FOREKJN AND DOMESTIC
IP JEL TJ X IP S
A PINE ASSORTMENT.
Smiemomiastrect, next door to the Empire
Mrs. E,. QTHNN,
GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS,
Crockery anil CJIaN.sraro.
NEW GOODS CONSTANTLY RECEIVED.
Northwest comer Snuemoqua and Main
Ed.D. Curtis & Go,
STYLE AND FINISH.
A COMPLETE STOCK.
ASSIGNEE OF T. BAILY.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT I
will apply at the next term of the Cir
cuit Court of the State of Oregon, for the
County of Clatsop, to be discharged from
nrt her trust as assignee of T. Ballr.
i. vr. Case,
Astoria, Ogn., Nov. 2C. 18S3. d-4w
Ready for Business.
1 Ls I
real Knock Down !
Iteinember this is no lottery,
nor have I any favorites
to draw the prizes, every
thing is fair and square.
On New Year's Eve
I will put up for raffle three prizes.
I 'Suit of Clothing, $25.
I Overcoat Worth $20.
I Hat, Worth $5.00.
To any person pureliasiiiR at my store
2 V0RTH OF GOODS ! j
OR MORE FOR CASH !
I will irive a number for said raflle. I offer
mr goods at tlie lowest market pi ices,
marked in plain flpures.
I do this to reducft my enoimous fall and
winter stock of elothinaud furnishing poods
M. D. KANT,
Tlie Ross Merchant Tailor and Clothier :
The Gem Saloon.
The Popular Resort for Astorians.
Finest of Wines and Liquors
Co to the CE.M SALOON.
ALEX. CAMPBELL, - PKOPUIETOK.
ASTORIA IRON WORKS.
BKNTON STKKKT, NKAH I'AKKKlt HOUSK
ASTOUIA. - OHECON.
GENERAL MACHINISTS AND
LAND ai MARIHE ENGINES
BoilerWork. Steamboat Work
and Cannery Work a spe
Oful I DcHrriptioiis made to Order
at Short Xotlrr.
A. D. Waps, President.
.1. . Hustlku, Secretary.
I. W. Cask, Treasurer,
C. H. BAIN & CO.
Doors, Windows. Blinds, Transoms
Turnjng, Bracket Work.
Sliop w oirOi.
A specialty, and all work puaranteed.
Oak. Ash. Bay, and Waluut lumber : Ore
Ron and Port Orford Cedar.
All kinds of boat material on hand.
C. II. BAIX & CO.
THE LATEST STYLES
NEXT DOOR TO ASTORIAN OFFICE.
A very large Stock from which to select.
"Window curtains made to order.
fy My patent Trimmer to cut Wall Pnper
wui ie touna convenient 10 my patrons.
HOTELS AND KESTAURANTS.
II. B. PARKER. Prop..
ASTORIA. - - OREGON.
E. P. PARKER. - Manager and Agent.
AI. CROSBY. - - Day Clerk-
rhil. "BOWERS, - - Night Clerk.
Ja. DUFFY ha the Bar and Billiard room.
First Class in all Eespects.
FREE COACH TO THE HOUSE.
IT IS A FACT
JEFF'S CHOP HOUSE
Concomly Street is the Best in
II- lin.s AItthj'n on Hand FRESH
Shunl "Water Bay and East
"JEFF" IS THE BOSS CATERER.
lie hns becu Proprietor of tfce "Aurora
Hotel" In KnapptoH icveH years.
OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.
A Good Cup of Coffee
MRS. POW.ELL HAS OPENED AN OYS
ter stand and Coffee House on Main
street next to the Oregon Bakery.
Every attention paid to patrons.
Chop House and Restaurant.
OPEN DAY' AND NIGHT,
meals 25 rcutn and. upward.
3IAI.V STKEim - -
XKW AXI WELIi EQUIPPED
I,. Serra has rebuilt his establishment and
U prepared to accommodate the traveling
A good meal furnished at any hour of the
uav or mum.
'I he finest Liquors and Cigars at tlie bar.
Two doors vet of Ike Foster's.
ii2$-Cin LUIGI SERRA.
Announces to the public that he has located
In the rooms formerly occupied by the City
Book Store, where he will keep a
Marat ant Gbop House
Furnishing meals to order at all hours.
His patrons will find the tables supplied
with ten or twelve of the best newspapers.
His reputation as former proprietor ef the
New Eugland Restaurant is a sufficient
recommendation tor nis new house.
Boarding and Lodging House.
Chas. AVallman has owned a boardintr and
lodging house south of O'Brien's hotel, near
tne gas worKs.
The table is sumilied with the best the
market affords : good food and clean beds
win be iurnisnea at tne regular prices.
(Jive me a call and satisfy yourselves,
CHAS. "WALLS! AN
H. B, PARKER
Hay, Oats, Straw.
Lime, Brick, Cement and Sand
Wood Delivered te Order,
Draying, Teaming and Express Business.
Horses ana Carriages for Hire.
WINES, LlOUORS AND CIGARS.
Mrs T.W.Eaton. Miss Florence Carnahan.
EATON & CARNAHAN,
Cass Street, next door to Odd Fellows
REGULAR STEAM PACKET
"Daisy," and Barge.
Will leave Astoria, from Gray's Doek,
For Olney, and Head of Younps River,
Dallv.atSA. jr., (except Wednesdays and
Returning same day.
For Landings on Lewis & Clark's River,
On WcdHcudnyg, at 8 A. Xn
Hemming same day.
"For Freight or Passage, apply on board
or at Gray's Dock, where Freight will ba r
ceiYcu aiiu aiurcu, 11 ucirexw,
J. H, D.GRAY.
Oregon Railway & Navigation
OCEAX PIYX8IOX .
Durimr the month of January. 1884. Ocean
Steamers will sail from Portland for San
Francisco, and from San Francisco for Port
land every 5 day h, leaving Ainsworth Dock,
roniana, at iuianignt. ana spear street
Wharf, San Francisco, at 10 A. at.
Throuch. Ticket! sold to all principal
cities in the United States, Canada and
Passencer Trains leave Portland for East
ern points, at 7 :3Q P. M. dally.
KJVEK DIVISION' (Middle Columbia).
Boats leave Portland for Dalles at 7 K)0
Leave Pbrt-i" I l I
land, for I Mon I Tu. I We.lThu.1 Frt. I Sit
Int... r- I
Inmltl. IK AM lit AM IcA Xt
DlTtnn. fJr.IT AM '.7AM
Victoria.BCi; AM AMjfiAM
Learea Astoria for Portland at 6 a. in. dailr ai-
Pullman Pnlaoa Can running btwian Port
land, ana bt. raul,
C. H. PRESCOTT. JOHN M UIR,
Manager. Sup't of Traffic
A. L. STOKES, E. P. ROGERS,
Assist, hup t. General Agent
of TraSo. Passenger Dep't.
Oregon & California R. R.
OREGON & TRANSCONTINENTAL
On and after Dec 2d, 1883, trains will run as
follows : DAILi (Except Sundays).
Bet it tea PORTLAND aad GRANT'S PASS
Portland 7 :30 A. Ml Grant's Passl:20 a. m.
urant'srass I0:oor. mi Portland 4:25 v. m.
ALBANY EXPRE88 TRAIN.
Portland.-.. 4 o t,.M.jLebanou.-...9 :2o p. m
Lebanon- 4 :45 a. M.'Portland. 10 :05 a. m
The Oregon and California Railroad Ferrv
makes connection with all Regular Trains
on Eastside Division.
Between PortlamI and i'urvatlla
Portland 9 iOo a. M.ICorvallis 4 :30 p. M.
Corvallis 8 :30 a. m. Portland 3 :20 p.m.
Portland 5 :00 p MlMcMlnnvilIe.8 rfX) pm
McMlnnvllle5:15 a MlPortland 8 :30 a m
Close connections made at Grant's Pass
with the Stages of the Oregon and Califor
nia Stage Company.
esrTIckets for sale at all the principal
points in California, at Company's Office,
Corner F and Front Sts., rortland, Or.
Freight will not be received for shmment
after & o'olock p. m. on either the East or
West side Division.
B. KOEHLER, JOHN MUIB.
Oen'I Manacer. Han't, of Traffic.
A. L. STOKES, K.P.ROO ER3.
Asst anp't. UeneralAK t
of Traffic. Passenger Dep't.
liwaco Steam Navigation Go.'s
Astoria to Fort Stevens, Fort Canby,
Connecting by stages and boats for
Oysterville, Montesano and Olympia
Until further notice the liwaco
Steam Navigation Co.'s steamer
Will leave Astoria
On Mondays Thursdays, and Saturday's
(Oysterville and Montesano mall days.
at 7 A. !A.
Ft.Stevens, Ft. Canby and liwaco
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
The steamer will leave Astoria at 9 a.m..
as formerly, not being confined strictly to
Fare to Fort Canby and Ilwaco,....75 cts.
t-Hwaco freleht. by the ton. In lots of
one ton or over, per ton,
EWKnr TIMcpIs Tnwara or Charter sin
ply at the office of the company, Gray's
wnari, iooi oi ueiuun sirt-ei.
I. XI. U. UliA x ,
Shoalwater Bay Transportation Co
Astoria to Olympia,
Fort Stevens. Fort Canby, Ilwacc
North Beaen, Oysterville. .ertb
Cove. Petersons Point. IIo
And all points on Shoalwater Bay, and Gray
GEN. MILES. 1
Strs. or V On Columbia Uivet
GEN. CANBY. )
- GEN. GARFIELD " Shoalwater Bay
" MONTESANO " Gray's Harbor
Connecting with Stages over Portages.
Leave Astoria for Olympia, at - - 7 A. 31.
On Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays
arriving at Montesano the day after leaving
Astoria through trip In 60 hours.
Leave Olympia for Astoria on same days.
Columbia Transportation Co
Tlie popular steamer
Which has been refitted for the comfort o
passengers will leave Wllso
Fisher's dock every
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6
A.M. arriving at Portland atlP.M.
Returning leavos Portland every
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 A M.
Arriving at Astoria atl P. M
An additional trip will be made on
Sunday of Each Week,
Leaving Portland at 9 o'clock
PasMngera by tbls rents connect at K&Iama
for Sound porta. U. B. BCOTT,
6 AM CAM
6 AM P AM
Q IS. THOSISON,
Attorney and Counselor at Law.
Room No. c, over White House,
C. W. FUXTON. C. C. FULTON.
ATTORNEYS AT LAW.
Rooms 3 and 6, Odd Fellows Building.
J n. A. BOTVLBY,
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
Chenamus treet, - - ASTOEIA, OREGON
ATTT AT LAW.
Notary Public. Commissioner of Deeds for
California, New York and Washington Ter
ritory. itooms 3 and 4. Odd Fellows Building. As
toria. Oregon. .
N.B.-CIalms at Washington. D. C. and
collections a specialty.
FIRE INSURANCE COMPANIES.
Jg C. HOliDEN,
AUCTIONEER, COMMISSION AND IN
Q.EIiO F. PARKER,
Clatsop County, and City ef Astoria
Office :TChenamus street, Y. M. C. A. hall
nuwa n o. e. .
jQR. X. C. BOATMAN,
Physician and Surgeon.
Rooms o and 10, Odd Fellows Building.
JAY TUTTXlE, 31. .
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Office Rooms 1. 2. and 3. Pythian Build
Residence Over J. E. Thomas' Drue
JP P. HICKS,
ASTORIA, - OREGON
Rooms In Allen's bulldine ud stairs, corner
of Cass and Sqemocqhestret .
JQU. J. K. LaFOKCE,
Room ll. Odd Fellows Building, Astoria, Or.
Gas administered for Dalnless extraction
Late of Fort Stevens, has come to Astoria
for the purpose of practicing
MEDICINE AND SURGERY.
Will visit patients in the country and city.
Office in Odd Fellows Building. Residence
aDove Latnouc cnurcn.
GENERAL STEAMSHIP ACENCY.
Bills of Exchange on any
Part ot Europe.
1AM AGENT FOR TIE FOLLOWING
well known and commodious steamship
STATE LINE, RED STAR,
NATIONAL, and AMERICAN LINE.
Prepaid tickets to or from any European
f or iuu lniormauon as w rates oi iare,
sailing days, etc, apply to
GEO. P. WHEELER.
"W. L. BOBS.
WHEELER & ROBB.
Seal Estate S Insnrance Aneiits.
We have very desirable property In As
toria and Upper Astoria for sale. Also, lino
farms throughout the county.
Accounts carefully adjusted and collec
We represent the
Reyal, Norwich. Union and ijanea
s hire Insurance Ce'a
With a combined capital of 838,000,000.
Travelers ife and Accident Insur
ance Co, of Hartford, and the Man
hattan lilfe InHHranee Go.,
of New York.
We are agents for the Daily and Weekly
Northxcc8l News, and the Oregon Vidttte.
All business entrusted to our care will re
ceive prompt attention.
Advances made on Consignments.
Steamer TOM MORRIS.
rrs i. THIS MEW
jgaHEaaafca and. Favorite. Boat
IS NOW READY FOR BUSINESS AND
can be chartered for excursions speeial
parties, etc., at reasonable rates. A geoer&W
steambeatine bu?lnfs? transacted.