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SATURDAY OCTOBER 11. 1SSJ
Ben Butler is a grandfather.
. Mb. Blaise wears a No. 8 shoo.
Govebxob CLEVELAND seldom
Jefpebsok Davis is now the last of J
The Butler boom begins to sound
like a dull thud.
Gekebaii Shermax occasionally
attends the oircus.
Sitting Bum. smokes a pipe over
two feet in length.
Me. St. John is not in favor of
brass bands. He does not approve of
anything that goes on a "toot"
A Cincinnati waiter is running for
congress, and it is predicted that he
will carry everything before him.
Kussia is massing troops near
Merv, and reports from India say
she will soon declare a protectorate
A total of 118,G93 cotton looms
and 4,763,000 spindles are shutdown
in New England on account of over
Campaign documents are being
distributed broadcast throughout
the country, which is why the rag
picker rejoices and waxes fat.
Both parties are on a still hunt in
Florida. A still hunt is a very good
thing where the game is bear and
yon don't want it to find you.
77IT seems hardly possible that any
new lie will be started between now
and the 4th pros., but marvellous are
the resources of political ingenuity.
Newspapers and narrow-gauge
railroads arc rapidly increasing in
Texas, and patriotic Texans regard
the increase of each as a good omen.
Gexeratj Grant now regrets that
he had not adopted literature as a
profession in early life. Ho finds
$50,000 a very snug little sum for a
few magazine articles.
Sib Moses Moxtefiobe, the emin
ent Hebrew, is in excellent health,
and services will be held in the syn
agogues all over Europe on the 26th
and 27th in honor of his centenary.
The great German political parties
are alarmed at the possible success
of the socialists in the coming elec
tions. Bismarck thinlcs the law po
tent enough to keep them within
In Pennsylvania no man can vote
who has not paid a state or county
tax within two years previous to the
election. The tax must be paid not
less than thirty days before the elec
tion. There is no escape from this
The financial writers of the Lon
don press have recently come to a
conclusion which has been steadfast
ly maintained for several years by the
tramps of our own fair land, namely,
that there is too little gold to go
A Connecticut judge, week before
last, sentenced a man to four years in
the penitentiary for living in illicit
relations with a woman who was the
undivorced wife of another man.
Other states need laws which author
ize such sentences.
It is solemnly stated that Mr.
Hendricks sat on a stool at a railroad
station in Buffalo the other day and
ate a sandwich. Had ha sat on a
railroad station and ate a stool his
great feat would have gone booming
down the corridors of time.
For the past seven months the im
ports of wheat into Great Britain
were 24,956,33i centals. The United
States furnished 13,773,9S0 centals,
a little over one-half; India less than
one sixth, Russia about one-tenth,
and Australia less than one-tenth.
Talking of all the pseudo "gener
als' on both territorial tickets, the
Olympia Standard says: "The mili
tary nominations made by both par
ties are ornamental appendages for
which we can see no possible use.
They are like the stops on some of
the cheap organs which usually ter
minate in a block of wood.
Yankee enterprise is again illus
trated by a story which comes from
New England. The state of New
Hampshire pays a bounty of ten
cents apiece for crows' heads, and a
bright boy across the Massachusetts
line has been making money by
shooting crows and selling the heads
for several cents apiece to a New
Hampshire jobber in the same ar
ticle. Judging from the croaking of the
English press, particularly the Pall
Mall Gazette, the British navy is go
ing down. The ships are no longer
hearts of oak, nor jolly tars her men
With the pigtail of the past has
gone the spirit of Trafalgar. Britan
nia no longer rules the waves. Has
the dry-rot which has sapped the life
out of our navy proved contagious to
the British? Has iron proved too
strong for England's naval blood?
Does she pine'for the hart that bore
her to deeds of conquest? The mod
em style of navy may be a mistake.
A sub-marine navy is wanted, some
thing that, keeping out of sight, will
blow up creation. The coming ship
will be very like a whale.
Saturday, October 11 h
At 2 o'clock P. M.
Under Instructions from Mrs. Rosa
1 WILL SELL WITHOUT RESERVE. ON
JL the premises, the fine story-and-a-half
store building on the corner of Main and
Squemoqua streets, situated on the south H
of Lot No. 5. In Block No Si ; being 25 feet
on Main street and 50 feet on Squemoqua
street, in the business center of the city, to
gether with the lease-hold interest having
three years to run.
And at the same time and place, the Store
Fixtures In said building, consisting of
Counters and Shelving.
For further particulars apply to
B. S. WOKSrjRY,
Sai Francisco to Astoria.
The Al Schooner
Will sail from SAN FRANCISCO for
OCTOBER litis, 1881.
FREIGHT, per ton -
W. II. SMITH, Accnt.
120. noward Street. S. F..
or CLATSOP MILL CO., Astoria,
At the well-known Restaurant of
On and after this date Oysters in ctery
stvle will be served at US Cents.
Fancy Roasts and Fried Oysters 35 Cents
IS NOW OPEN.
"Well fitted up throughout.
Open on TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS, and
SATURDAYS, and SATURDAY
37o Disreputable Characters admitted.
G. W. and A. E. UOSS.
BIDS FOR THE BUILDING OF A
dwelling house iu Astoria, for J. Tavlor,
will be received up to the Uth Inst. Flans
and specifications can be seen at his resi
dence. The right to reject any and all bids Is re
ALL BILLS AGAINST WJL HUME'S AS
toria cannery, must be sent to Eagle
Cliff until further notice
For sale by O. R. & N. Co. Tickets to port
land and return. Including Admission to
the Fair, 82.90 each. Good until
Oct. 27th, inclusive.
A. L. STOKES,
G. P. A.
HEAVY AND SHELF
Paints, Oils, and Varnish.
Salem Flouring Mills,
Portland Roller Mills,
Capital Flour and
Manufacturers and Dealers in
Lumber, Salmon Trays,
OFFICE AND MILL, CORNER SALMON
AND CEDAR STREETS.
ASTORIA. - Orecoa.
FOR LIVERPOOL DIRECT.
The Fine Iron Clipper Ship
IOO Al, 1222 Tobs Beer.
Will be at Astoria shortly and will take
SALMON in lots to suit shippers.
For rates of freight and insurance apply to
Messrs. BALFOUR, GOTHREE & Co..
n . t -r ,-.- Portland.
Or to P. L. CHERRY, Astoria.
Twines and Netting.
3IAXUTACTU.BED BY THE
Baltimore Twine and Bet Company.
WM. J. HOOPER & SON,
Xo. 6, Soatk Calvert St., Baltimore, Md,
""Send for Price List, naming your County
ana State, pleask mention this papeb.
Wheeler & Kipp,
Plmta Gas ai Steai litiers
Warranted, and Estimates Given.
Iron and Lend Pipe, Bntli Tulis,
Water Cloict, and Gas
hTmney Pipe, Cheaper than Brick.
GIBING PROMPTLY ATTENDEDTO.
vr Squemoqtia and Hamilton Streets,
W. E. DEMENT & CO.
ASTORIA, - - - OREGON
Carry in Stock,
DRUGS, CHEMICALS, TOILET
Prescriptions cnrefulty Compounded
Dcst BBEiti iu llic City,
Best OAKKS and I tSTRT,
Bcfct ICE CREAM,
Finest Ornamontnl Work to Order.
Carnahan & Co.
I. W. CASE,
IMPORTEHS AND WHOLKSAI.lv -AND
itKTAIL DEA1.SKS IN
''oruer Chenanius and Cass streets.
ASTORIA - OKEGON
The Gem Saloon.
The Popular Resort for Astorians.
Finest of Wines and Liquors
Co to THE GKM SALOON.
ALEX. CAMPBELL. - - PROPRIETOR
ASTORIA, - - OllEGOK
THIS INSTITUTIOX, UXDEU CAKE OF
the Sisters of Chanty, is uow ready foi
the reception of patients.
Private rooms for tho accommodation ol
any desiring them.
Patients admitted at all houi s, day or night.
No physician lias exclusive right, everv
patient is free to and has the privilege ol
employing any physician they prefer.
United States Marine
Seamen who pay Hospital Dues, are enti
tled to Free care and attendance at this Hos
pital during sickness. Permits must be ob
tained lor United States Murines at tho Cus
SlSTKKS OK L'IIAUIT
STATE OF OREGON. COUNTY OF CLAT
By virtue of a decree of foreclosure and an
order of sale issued out of the Circuit Court
of the State of Oregon for the County of
Clatsop In favor of The Fisherman's Packing
Companv, plaintiff and against Robert Ham
ilton and Sarah Hamilton, defendants, fur
the sum of S788.CS-100 with interest at the
rate of ten per cent, per annum from the
Clh dav of August. 1S4. and costs of suit
taxe 1 at S23.b0 and for the sale of the follow
ing described propeity. to-wit: Tho SE U
of the NE U. the N J4 of the SE L, and the
SW H of SE li of Section No.14 in Township
No. 5 North of Range 7. West, and contain
ing over 160 acres, all being and situate In
Clatsop County, State of Orcjron. I did on
the I2iid day of September, issi. levy upon
said real estate aforesaid together with all
and singular, the tenements, hereditaments
and appurtenances thereunto belonging or
iu anywise thereunto appertaining Includ
ing all building improvements thereon.
And I shall proceed to sell the same at
public auction and to the highest bidder for
cash, at the court huse door. In said county
and state, on the 27th dav of October. 1831.
at 2 o'clock v. m. of said day to satisfv said
decree and foreclosure together with the
costs of sale and accruing costs.
W. G. ROSS,
Sheriff Clatsop County, Oregon
Union India Rubber Co.'s
Pure Para Gum
BKWAHE OF IMITATIONS !
Bo sure the boots are stamped CRACK
PROOF on the heels, and have the PURE
GUM SPRINGS on the foot and instep,
which preven' their cracking or breakinc
We are now making them with RUBBER
AND ASBESTOS Soles which will make
them last more than twice as long :is any
Rubber boots made.
FOR SALE BY ALL DEALERS.
ALL KINDS RUBBER BELTING. PACK
ING, HOSE. SPRINGS, CLOTHING,
BOOTS AND SHOES, Etc.
GOODYEAR RUBBER CO.
R. IL PK AhE. .1 r. I Agents,
S. M. KUNYON, j San Francisco.
Babber Ilaatlas Boots, Coats, Ilnti,
Caps, Gossamers, cfc.
Kabber, Leather ami Cotton Kclting,
racking. Hose. etc.
PRESTON, NOTT & CO.,
164, First Street, Portland, Or.
BARRELS AND HALF-BARRELS
All Kinds of Cooperage Done.
B-Leave ordera with JOHN ROGERS,
Superintendent, at Central Market.
ASTORIA LIQUOR STORE,
AUG. DANTELSON, - - Proprietor.
Sebulltand Befitted Throughout.
.The Best of
WISES. X.1QUOKS.AXD CIGABS.
For a Good Cigar, call for one of
Corner "West flth and Water Streets, Astoria.
BAKERY ilsw toiaiiHdiimuiiii
pto call the attention of the public to our latest unportaiiun. direct 11
iibtern manufacturers, of the largest invoice of CAllPETa oer offered
for sale iu this city, comprising all gra.i , from Uu:
FINEST BODY BRUSSELS
In the Newest Tints and Shades.
To the lowest priced article in this line. "Wc are determined to dispose or our stock of
Carpets within the next lour weeks, and to that end offer special Inducements, precluding
the possibility 01 Betas Undersold by any of out Competitors.
Furniture and House Furnishing Line
We can show ou the very BEST GOODS at BOTTOM FIGURES, and shall be pleased
to receive a call for inspection nether j ou puiche cr not.
OHAS. HBILBOBN. ffiglWPCT
IwteSi? EsITO fiMii! iidii ill Oil fi i TEK apply to the Captain, or to
"K8P EPfiBsiffif5' 3p W14 W THse m, 1' P II J fkV & ft
FURNITURE, FURNISHING GOODS,
Rarnefs Rlafuw Pir.fnrRs Mirrnrs
PICTURE FRAMES MOULDINGS. ETC., ETC.
At Greatly Reduced Prices,
ASTORIA FURNITURE CO.,
Cor. Chenamus raid Hamilton Sts. II. Dv BUitrSON, Manager.
iw e PiBBim 111.
LARGEST AND FINEST
SASH AND DOOR FACTORY
In "Western Oregon.
A Full Stock on Hand and
jIadc Up to Order.
AND SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.
Of Best Materia!.
Bids Purnished Contractors, Carpentere
All hills due and payable at the end of the
mouth, unless otherwise agreed upon.
Wm. HOWE, Proprietor.
jlaln street, Astoria, Oregon.
::i:t:;5i.i.N d r.r.uur, raorniirrons.
RESPECTFULLY CALL THE ATTEN
tion of the public to the fact that the
above Market will ahvaj she supplied with a
FULL VAKIETY AND BEST QUALITY
FRESH AND CURED MEATS ! I
Which will be sold at lowest rates, whole
sale and retail.
'"'Special attention given to supplying
WYATT & THOMPSON.
FRESH AND CURED MEATS,
Crockery and Glassware.
3MEJT1. IF'ooca.j 33tc
WHERRY & C02LPAWY,
Fresli and Cured Meats,
FRUITS, BUTTER, and EGGS.
OPPOSITE OCCIDENT HOTEL,
CIIEXA3IUS Street, Astoria, Cs
Hotel and Restaurant Keepers,
LOBB & CO.
AQENTS FOR THE
Best San Francisco Housos and
Tumblers Decanters, and Ail
Kinds of Saloon Supplies.
"All goods sold at San Francisco rrlces
Opposite Parker Hotue, Astoria, Oreson.
. ... W,
BOATS AND TENTS
5" 2 s J2
ce a s
S 1 -5'
5" w 3 Z.
FLAGS, ETC. ETC.
$67,000,000 Capital !
Liverpool and London and Globe.
North British and mercantile
Of London and Edinburgh.
Old Connecticut of Hartford,
COIV1MERCIAL OF CALIFORNIA
Fire Insurance Companies,
Representing a Capital or S67, OCO OOO.
B. VAN DUSEN. Acent.
Royal Brand Flour
manufactured by the
OREGON MILLING COMPANY
Is of Superior Quality, and is Endorsed
by ail who use it.
THE HOUSEKEEPER'S FAVORITE
Of Superior Rising Quality.
Guaranteed to Give Satisfaction.
WYATT & THOMPSON
Sole AscutH for AHtoria.
NOTICE IS IIEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
undersigned have been appointed exec
utors of the will and testament of Lloyd
Van Dusen. deceased, and all persons hav
ing claims against the estate 01 the &aid de
ceased are requested to present the same at
tnewllleeof Brenham Van Dusen, la Asto
ria, Oregon, within six months from this
B. VAN DUSEN.
II. J. VAN DUSEN.
Executors and Trustees.
Astoria, October 1, 181.
ALL TERSON5 INDEBTED TO THE
late firm of A. Van Dusen & Co. are re
quested to call and settle sucli indebtedness
immediately. Bv reason of the decease !
one of the members of the firm it Is neces
sary to settle up the firm business at once.
H. J. VAN DUSEN.
Executors and Trustees.
Astoria, Octobers. 1SS4.
THE TAXPAYERS OF SCHOOL Dis
trict No. 1, Clatsop County, Oregon, are
notified that the school tax of said district
for the year 18SJ, is now due and payable at
the office of the undersigned in Astoria, Or
egon, and that the same will be deemed de
linquent unless paid within GO days from the
date of this notice. J. O. BOZORTH ,
Astoria, August llth, 1SSL
Notice of Assignment.
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE
of Oregon, for Clatsop County :
In the matter of the assignment of S. J. Bid-
well, insolvent debtor
Notice is hereby given thatS. J. Bidwell
has made an assignment in the above enti
tled court, for the benefit of all her creditors,
in proportion to the amount of their respect
ive claims : That the undersigned was on the
7th day of August, 18Sf , appointed assignee
of said estate, and all creditors having
claims against said estate are hereby noti
fied to present their claims to the under
signed at his office in his room in the city of
Astoria, Clatsop county, Oregon, unueroam
within three months aftersald appointment.
Assignee of the Estate of
S. J. Bidwell, Insolvent Debtor.
For The Finest Groceries.
For Tlie Freshest Vegetables,
For The Most Complete Assortment,
For Absolute Satisfaction,
In Filling and Delivering All Orders,
Family Grocery and Provision Store,
Corner Benton and
Opposite Custom House
Having mustered all our forces for the coming event we are fully
prepared to present in splendid array, an almost irresistible army of
New and Stylish Goods in all onr Departments,
Anxiously awaiting a fearless onslaught on the part of our patroas,
under the able leadership of the invincible General Cash, to whom wo
shall gracefully and unconditionally surrender.
Among our latest novelties we direct attention to our
ISTew Ball's Coiled Spring Elastic, Section Corset,
Having secured the sole agency in this city for this famous brand.
We guarantee to the purchaser perfect satisfaction in every respeot,
and the privilege of wearing a corset for three weeks on trial; if found
deficient the purchase money will be refunded.
Tin, Sheet Iron and Copper Ware.
A General Assortment of
Magee Stoves and Kanges
The Best in the market.
Piumblng goods of all kinds on hand. .lob
work done In a workmanlike manner
PLUMBING, GAS FITTING, AND CANNERY
Attended to Promptly on Reasonable Terms.
Cbcnnmus Street. fext to C. 3J. Parker's Store.
ivsTats: ... OBEQon.
THE NEW MODEL
A FULX STOCK
yi. Or.SE T. GUSTAFSON'. A. JOHNSON.
MARTIN OLSEN & CO.
FURNITURE S BEDDING
Corner lilaln anil Squemoqua Streets, Astoria, Oregon.
WINDOW SHADES AND TRIMMNGS; WALL PAPER, ETC.
A Complete Stock.
PRICES AS CHEAP AS QTTALITY WILL ATFORD.
AIX KINDS OF FUKSITURK REPAIRED AND TARNISHED.
FOABD & STOKES.
A FULL LINE OF
Just Finished in Rear of Store.
STOCK AND WORKMANSHIP
Boats of Every Description Buiit.
Shop over Arndt & Ferchen's.
It. 91. lEATDLEBf.
Ebsn P. Parker.Uaster.
For TOWING. FREIGHT orCHAB
II. U. PARKER.
RANGE CAN BE HAD IN AS
TORIA ONLY OF
CALL AND EXAMINE IT,
WILL BE PLEASED.
E. 1C. HAWES 13 also agent for tvt
Bncfc patent Cootinu Store
And other first-class SStnes.
Furnace Work. Steaxx Pit
tinSSi etc, a specialty
ALWAYS ON HAND.
THE LATEST STYLES
B. B. FRANKLIN'S,
NEXT DOOR TO ASTORIAN OFFICE.
A very large Stock from which to select.
Window curtains made to order.
E-My patent Trimmer to cut Wall Paper
will be tound convenient to my patrons.
Hardware and SMj Clanilery
VAN DUSEN & CO.,
Hardware and Ship Chandlery
Pare Oil, Bright Varnish,
Binacle Oil, Cotton Canvai,
Hemp Sail Twine,
Cotton Sail Twine,.
Wrought Iron Spikes,
Galvanized Cut Nails,
Falxrts and OMs, n tftc, t
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