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VOL.XXI1I, NO. 118.
ASTORIA, OREGON, SUNDAY, MAY 17, 1885.
PRICE, FIVE CENTS.
yRX. A. L. and J. A. FULTOX.
Phj-sIcisiEis and Surgeons.
Will pie prompt attention to all calls,
from any part of the city or country.
Office o cr Allen's Htore. corner Cass ami
Squetnoqua streets, Abtorl.i, Oregon.
Telephone No. 41.
R. FKAXK IAGK.
I'liy.sIclHn unci Surgeon.
Ofllce, KooinC, o er D. A. Mcintosh's stoie.
Officr Houns : -3 to 11 a. m. ; 3 to 5 v. 21.
Residence, opposite the Johansen building
OKO. A. DOKKIS, CEO. XOI.AXD
XOIs&XI fc "OKRIS.
ATTORNEYS AT LAW.
Ofllce lu Kinney's Dlock. opposite City
Hall, Astoria, Oregon.
C. W. FULTOX. G. C FULTON;
ATTORNEYS AT LAW.
Rooms 5 and C. Odd Fellows Building.
TOSKPH A. Gllifc,
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
OFFicn, on Cass street, 1 door south of
Odd Fellows Building.
X q. A. BOWLBY,
Attorney and Comiscllor ut Lair,
Office on Cheuamus Street, Astoria, Oregon.
rF.LO F. ft'ARKKSt.
Clatsop County.and City of AMtortn
Office : Chenaraus street. Y. M. C. A. hall
Room No. 8.
f V. L.KICK.
ARCHITECT AND SUPERINTENDENT.
Office : Room 9, KInncj 's Brick Block,
TAY TUTTliK. 31. I.
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Office Rooms l, 2, and 3. Pjthlnn Kuikl
Rksidknck On Cedar Street, back of
St. Mary's Hospital.
F P. 1IICK8. A. K. SIIAW.
HECKS & SIUW,
Rooms In Allen's Building, up stairs, cor
ner Cass and Squcmoqua streets. Astoria.
BANKING ANDJNSURANGE !
!. W. CASE,
Broker, Banker, and Insur
ASTORIA, - REGO..
OFFICE HOURS :
From 9 o'clock A. M. until 3 o'clock P. M.
Bozorth & Johns,
Rc&l Estate and Iniurance Agents end Brokers
ASTORIA, ... - Oregon.
We write policies In the following well
known Fire Insurance Companies :
PHCENIX OF HARTFORD.
SCOTTISH UNION AND NATIONAL OF
LION. OF LONDON.
HOME. OF NEW YORK.
LONDON AND LANCASHIRE, OF LIYEU-
PHC5N1X. OF BROOKLYN.
CONNECTICUT. OF HARTFORD.
OAKLAND HOME, OF OAKLAND, CALA.
And also represent the WESTERN, of
California, HAMBURG-BREMEN, of Ger
many, and AMERICA! STEAM BOIL
ER INSURANCE CO.
Seal Estate Bought and Sold on Commission.
M. W. FECHHEIMER,
Fire ai Marine Insurance Co.
OF PORTLAND. OREGON.
Capital Taiil Up. - 8220,088.039
Cash Asset r.srccd. - 80,000,00
C. LEIXENWEBEIS, - Agent,
C. E. Bain & Co.
Aio now prepared to furnLn
Doors. Windows, Mouldings
Private Boarding House.
THE UNDERSIGNED RESPECTFULLY
announces that she Is prepared to fur
nish Ladles or Gentlemen with Board only,
er with Board and Furnished Rooms at cry
reasonable rates. No extra charce for use
ef Parlor or Bath room, and every effort
win oe maae to maice ncr guests ieei com
fortable and at home.
Dinner Served from 5:39 to 6;Se 1. 31.
MR S. K. C, nOLDKST,
SE Cor. Main and Jefferson streets.
Dissolution of Copartnership.
KTOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
JJH copartnership heretofore existing un
der the firm name and style of Tliomes and
Knowles Is this day dissched by mutual
C. W. KNOWLES,
Astoria, Oregon, April 13th. IBS'.. 4w
EilrB Tpnp tf f 11
IUI1 III tTHr
This medicine, combining Iron with pure
rcgetablo tonics, quickly and completely
Cures Dypcpla indlfreBtloB. Weakness,
Impure Blood, Mai aria,CkllIsaBdFevcr,
It is an unfailing remedy for Diseases of the
Kidneys and Liver.
It is invaluable for Diseases peculiar to
"Women, and all who lead sedentary lives.
It does not Injure the teeth, cause headache.or
produce constipation other Iron medicine do.
It enriches and purifies the blood, stimulates
the appetite, aids the assimilation of food, re
lieves Heartburn and Belching, and strength
ens the muscles and nerves.
For Intermittent Fevers, Lassitude, Lack of
Energy, Ac., it has no cquaL
42- The genuine has above trado mark and
crossed red lines on wrapper. Take no ether
tadtcwljbr BROWS CUEXIClLCa,BiLTISORE,XU
SXELL, HEITSHU & WOODARD,
Wholesale Aqkts. Portland Oregon.
, and MALARIA.
From these sources arise three-fourths
oftho diseases oftho human race. These
symptoms indicate their existence:
Xtoua of Appetite, Bowels costive,
Stole Headache, fullness after eat
in jf, aversion to exertion of body or
mind, Eructation of food, Irritabil
ity of temper, Lowsplrlta, AfeellnR
before the eyes, lilMy colored
the uso of a remedy that acts directly on
the Liver. AsaLivcrmodicinoTUTT'S
VILXS havono oquaL Thciractionon
tho Kidneys and Skin Is also prompt;
removing all Impurities through these
threo scavengers of the systtm,"
producing appetite, sound digestion,
.regular stools, ft clear skin and a vig
orous body. SCOTT'S PIX.TJS cause no
nausea or griping nor interfere "With,
dally work and are a perfect
ANTIDOTE TO MALARIA.
Bold everywhere 25i. Olgce44MurraySt.N Y.
Gray Hath or WniBKinis ehanjrod in.
stantly to n Glosst Black by a singlo
application of this Dye. Sold by Drug-
dsts,orbontby express on rccointof Jt,
Oflico, 44 Murray Street, New York.
is no flatterer. Would you
make it tell a sweeter tale ?
Magnolia Balm is the charm
er that almost cheats the
All Sorts of
hurts and many-sorts of -ails of
man and beast need a cooling
lotion. Mustang Liniment.
MOORE'S REMEDY Cures and Prevents
CURES Piles. Bums, Cute: RE
MOVES Sunburn and Freckles,
Cold in the Head or Lungs, Croup.
An Invaluable FAMILY SALVE. Sold by
25 CentH n Box. Try It!
CONTRACTOR & BUILDER.
Shop on Concomly Street, opposite Kinney's
SASHES. DOORS. MOULDINGS,
ETC, ON HAND.
Estimates given and all work wananted to
W. E. DEMENT & CO.
ASTORIA, - - - OREqON
Carry In Stocfe,
DRUGS, CHEMICALS, TOILET
Prescriptions carefully Compounded
-ri -. o
A STUMPING EXPERIENCE.
Kentucky is a great state. V?To
have the handsomest women in the
world, we make the bpst whisky,
have the most fertile lands, raise the
best horses and have the purest air.
In addition to that, our people pull
together, but they do not like snob
bishness. I remember one time
I was stumping one of the
mountain counties. I bought twenty
five dollars worth of nickels and put
them in my saddle-bags. Every Jog
cabin I would como to I would ride
up and ask for a drink of water. Well,
out would come a little boy or girl
with a gourd or a dipper of water. I
would take a swallow, then drop a
nickel in tho dipper. The little one
would run in and I would go on.
The child's mother would come and
have the fat gentleman pointed out,
The consequence was that I got the
vote out of that house.
Well, one morning I rode up to a.
house and a little girl brought me
out a dipper of ivater. I felt in my
pocket and discovered that I hadn't a
".Little girl," said I, ''I generally
have a nickel about me, but I haven't
to-day, so I'll give you what s the
next best thing for a girl, and that's
So I got down off my horse and
kissed her for my own little blue
eyed girl at homo. She didn't mind
it Another litttle black-eyed girl
here showed up, I had to kiss hor for
a niece of mine whom she looked
like. By this time another little girl
half a head taller than the test showed
up, and not to be partial, I kissed
her, when I found that four or five
other girls had gathered and I saw
that I was in for it So, commencing
with tho smallest, I kissed each one.
The change in stature was so gradu
al that I did notice that tho last one
was a full-grown woman, aud right
handsome at that, until after I had
kissed her. Looking up, I saw two
or threo old ladies laughing at me,
and thinking I'd mado a bad break.
I lifted my hat to the young lady and
begged her pardon and explained how
it was. She didn't seem to mind it
mucb, but the old ladies kept laugh
ing and I tried to explain it, when
one of them said:
'W'y, durn it. Jedce. she's Bill's
'Well," I thought, "I'm in for it
That knocks out my voles iu the
Well, I inquired in tho next bouse
who Bill was, and was told that he
was "Buck" Holmes, tho hardest ci t-
isext day I had to speak at the
courthouse, and when I came up I
noticed a gang of about twenty-live
rough looking fellows on at one side.
and a big, six-foot fellow was talking
to them and gesticulating with both
"Who's that?" I inquired.
"That's Buck Holmes and his causr."
was the reply.
The cold chills commenced run
ning up my back, and I shifted my
rovolver around where I could reach
it without trouble, -and then lounged-
up to hear what ho was saying and
get the lay of the land.
"Wal, I'm blankely blanked." I
heard him say, "if ther Jedge don't
ketch my vote. No snob thar, gentle
men. Jest as soon kiss a poor man's
wife as a rich one e, by ."
That settled it I got 150 more
votes in that county than any other
man on the ticket Ex-Qoternor
Underwood in PitUburg Dispatch.
WHY SOME WOMEN RULE THE
"Why is it that some women rule
"Well, men who make brute force
their sole capital never do much
thinking. They handle a pick, push
a shovel, swing an ax or hold a plow
all day. and when night comes they
are ready for bed. They may take a
mug of beer and smoke a pipe, but
they engage in no pastime that sharp
ens their wits. They move alontr in
the same old rut. year in and year
out, knitting their muscles and necr
lecting their mindk Now women are
naturally brighter and quicker than
men. They are so constituted that
they must talk, and they acquire
ideas through this innate proclivity.
I don't care how crowded a woman
is with work she will find time to
chat over the back fence with her
neighbor's wife. They'll chat when
they're hanging out clothes, walking
in the card en or carry in cr out ashes.
You couldn't make a law strong
enough to keep them from it They
know what's going on and they gos
sip about it If they can't dwell side
by side in unity, they won't keep
quiet as men do. They'll "sass" each
other back and forth, and think up
cutting things to say. If there is a
quarrel with the neighbor, the women
run tho campaign, They chase the
invading pig3 or chickens, order the
offending youngsters home, tell their
side of the story to an interested
community, and if tho nnneighborly
quarrel acquires the dignity of a law
suit it 13 the woman who" retains the
legal counsel and talks' him thin ba-
iure me imng is aone witn. xo do
honest, this same female branch of
the human family cuts a rood deal
more of a figure than it is credited
Why will vou coucrh when Shlloh's
Cure will give immediate relief. Price
lQctsSOctsandSl. Sold by W.E. De
ment Shilohs Catarrh Remedy a posi
tive cure for Catarrh, Dlptnerla and
Canker Mouth. Sold by W.E. Dement.
The Cascades Land Grant.
J "The case of R B. Brenham vs. the
. Northern Pacific railroad, in the mat
' tcr of a desert claim on section 19,
covering a part of the townsite of
j North Yakima, lias been appealed to
j the land commissioner at Washing
ton. Tho brief is quite lengthy, and
recite3 how the United States land
office at Yakima refused to receive
tho filing, quoto3 the entire charter
of the Northern Pacifio railroad and
amendments, and refers to tho profile
maps of withdrawal of lauds granted
on tho various routes along the Co
lumbia, Natches, Yakima, and Skagit
rivers, and claims that the withdraw
als of 1873 and 1879 by the Skagit
and Natches passes conflict with the
route on which tho road is now be
ing' built by the Stampede Pass
and also sets out that not only is seo
tion 19 subject to entry, but the com
pany cannot, under the rulings at
Washington, withdraw lands by more
than one route, but that the entire
grant along the routes of the Cascade
division have reverted to tho govern
ment and the people, for tho reason
that tho corporation failed to con
struct within the term of years pre
scribed by the charter and the acts
A Progressive Section
Mr. W. Clough, engineer of the
steamer Qoiernor Newell, mail boat
from Aberdeen up tho Chehali3 river,
is registered at the New England. In
conversation with a reporter, .Mr.
Clongh stated that although the
Gray's harbor country, liko the rest
of the coast, feels the effects of the
general depression in business, yet
no ono can really complain. Tho
mill at Aberdeen is running all the
time, and has had no trouble in sell
ing its lumber. That tho logging
camps aie all starting up for the sea
son's work, and that local traffic is
very good. A new mill has lately
been built at tho harbor by some
lumber meu from Michigan, the ma
chinery for which has just been re
ceived, having been shipped around
Cape Horn. Mr. Clough further ob
served that undoultedly tho finest
timber land on the coast, was in the
immediate vicinity of tho harbor, but
most, if not all tho atailablo land had
been taken up. This land, he said,
was unequaled for agriculture aud
pasturage, especially the latter, when
the timber is logged off. "Taking it
all in all," said he, "the future of rne
Chehalis valley and Gray's harbor is
truly a bright one." Seattle Call.
Counterfeiting a Valuable Article.
Tho publisher of tho JTadison
County Record writes from -Hunts-ville,
Ark., as to the effect of Brown's
Iron Bitters on his wifo. Mr. Daugh
orty says, "My wifo has been using
the Bitters for some months; the ef
fect in her case is remarkable."
Ho also writes that owing to coun
terfeits and imitations, it was difficult
to get the genuine article. That diffi
culty has now been remedied, imita
tors have been exposed and put to
flight. Thoro, as elsewhere, Brown's
Iron Bitters can be had of all the re
spectable drnggista at a dollar a bot
tle. The movement entered upon by
tho business interests of Portland, to
invito and facilitate trade by opening
river transportation for the middle
and upper Columbia region "with that
city is ono of real satisfaction, and
we hope that nothing will be found
to hinder a strong interlocking of the
interests of our city with theirs for
mutual advantage. The highlands
have much more interest in seeing
Portland a successful center to a vast
trade than they havo in seeing inland
commerce fix channels with the
Sonnd, and carry its produots to nav
igable waters in another stato or territory.--
Two Dangerous Seasons.
Spring and fall are times when so
many people got sick. The changes In
the 'weather are severe or. icehlo
persons, and even those naturally strong
are apt as they say, "to be feeling
miserable." Then they arc Just In
condition to b. struck down with some
kind of fever. A bottle or two of
Parker's Tonic will inviqorato the
digestion, pjt the liver, kidneys and
hloid in perfect order, and prevent
more serious attacks. Why suffer, ariir
perhaps die, when so simple a medi
cine will save you? Good for hoth sexes
and all ages.
An Agusta, Ma, lawyer relates this
story of Henry W. Paine: Ho was a
prosecuting attorney in a criminal
case. The evidence plainly showed
that the respondent was guilty and
tho defense admitted it. The re
spondent's counsel asked for a verdict
of not guilty on tho ground the de
fendant was 72071 compos mentis.
Greatly to tho surprise of Paine and
everybody clso for .that matter the
jnry came in with a verdict of not
guilty. Paine on the instant turned
to the presiding Judgo and said:
"Your Honor, tho prisoner has evi
dently been tried by a jury of his
Sc il'rtExntiliilou ofPare
CcdlAvcr oil. with. Ilypopliotspliitex
Very Palatable and Strengthening
Dr. A. H. DE3AXiirxus, Oswego, N. Y.,
says: "I havo prescribed Scott's Em
ulsion for many years, and, have
given it a thorough comparative test.
I csnnot speak in too high terms of
its palatability, as well as ita efficacy
in all tho wasting disorders in which
it ia indicated."
HEAVY AND SHELF
Paints, Oils, and Varnish.
Salem Homing Mills,
Portland Boiler Mills,
Capital Elonr and
3. ARNDT & EERCHEN,
ASTORIA. - OREGON.
The Pioneer Machine Shop
s h o p Jlllltel;
iyfe"T-jisezs? i v
Boiler Shop O
All kinds of
Promptly attended ti
A-jpeclalty made of repairing
FOOT OF LAFAYETTE STREET.
Gum Boots. Overalls, Shirts. Etc.
Phil. A. Stokes,
Next door to Foard & Stokes' store, is head
Clothing at Bottom Figures.
Erery thing bought here euarantcd to be
just as represented. No old stock ; e ery
thliiR fresh, and NEW GOODS on every
Steamer. Ketnomber tho place.
rillf,. A. STOKES.
tar A full line of GENTS' FURNISHING
GOODS for sale at
Price thnt Iefy Compt-tltlon.
Will bo allowed
On Time Deposits.
Drafts on all the Leading Cities.
Vm. T. Coleman & Co.
S. HL.3IO ItE,
Manager Banking Department.
Delivered at Your Door.
ThUIcoli cut on Lake Cocollala andU
All orders left at Post & Hansen' Astoria
Soda Works will be promptly attended to.
Colirtia Transirtata empty.
Through Freight on Fast Time!
Which has been specially built for the comfort of passengers will leave
Wilson & Fisher's Dock every
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 6 A.M. arriving at Portland at 1 P.M.
Returnlnc leaves Portland every
Tuesday and Thursday at 6 A. M. arriving at Astoria at 1 P. M.
fAn additional trip will be made on 8uHd.ay of Each. TVocK, leaving Portland
at O O'clock Sunday Slot-nine. Passengers bj'tnlsroute connect at Kalaroa
for Sound ports. u. B. SCOTT, President
MRS. hVA WALLMAN, - Proprietor.
First Class in Every Kcspect.
Fillet! up Tritli every Conven
ience lor tlic Comfort or
Transient and Permanent Guests.
Corner Squeinoqua and West 8th Streets.
5f. II. 1ARKJEK, Prop'r.
First Class in Every Respect.
Free Coacli lo the IXouse.
Oh! I Say!
GOOD BOARD and LODGING
$4.50 per Week,
New York Restaurant.
II. F5IVCII, - - Proprietor.
C. IT. KNOWLES.
I. D. BROWX.
St. Charles Hotel,
BROWN & KNOWLES - - Proprietors
FiKsf Class nr Evert Respect,
Good Restaurant Connected with the Honse
Fira-proof Brick Buildinjc. 1B0 Rooms.
In the Cantor of the City.
Cor. Front and Morrison Sts.. Portland. Or
B. B. Franklin,
littler ai8 CaMM Sato,
NEXT TO THE ASTORIAN BUILDING.
7-AH work done In a skillful manner on
short notice at reasonable rates.
The Telephone Saloon
The Finest Establishment of
the Kind in Astoria.
Especially fitted up for the Comfort and
Convenience of thoso who enjoy a
The Cost or Wines and Llqnbrs,
Tho Choicest Cigars.
Everything New and First-Class.
U. I. JEFFEBY, Prop'r.
Royal Brand Flour
Manufactured by the
OREGON MILLING COMPANY
Is of Superior Quality, and Is Endorsed
by all who use It.
THE HOUSEKEEPER'S FAVORITE
01 Superior Rising Quality.
Guaranteed to Give Satisfaction.
WYATT & THOMPSON
Sole Agents for Astoria.
Painting ani Paper Hope.
Paint Shop in building formerly oc
cupied by J. A. Montgomery, corner of
Main and Jefferson Streets.
All orders promptly and satisfactory
J. H. D. GRAI,
Wholesale and retail dealer In.
GROCERIES, FLOUR, AND FEED
Hay, Oats, Straw, Wood, Etc.
LIME, SAND AND CEMENT.
General Storage and Wharfage on reason
able terms. Foot of Benton street, Astoria,
Cigars, Tobacco and Cigarettes
Meerschaum and Brier Pipes,
GENUINE ENGLISH CUTLERY
Revolvers and Cartridges.
CORNER SIAIN AND CHENAMDS ST3.
The Gem Saloon.
The Popular Resort for Astorfans.
For the '
Finest of Wines and Liquors
Go to THE GEM SALOON.
ALEX. CAMPBELL, - - PROPRIETOR
ASTORIA LIQUOR STORE,
AUG. DANIELSON, - - ' Proprietor.
Rebuilt and. Refitted Throughout,
The Best of
WINES. X.1QUORS, AXD CIGARS,
For a Goo A Cigar, call for one of
Corner West 9th and WaterStreets, Astoria.
Magnus C. Crosby
HARDWARE, "RON, STEEL,
Iron Pipe and Fittings,
HOUSE FURNISHING GOODS
SHEET LEAD STRIP LEAD
E?32L AND 0O3PJpa?-
Astoria Sail Loft.
Best ofM at Bottom Fiprei
The well-known Sallmaker now occupies
The Astoria Sail Loft, formerly occupied
by A. M. Johnson.
Boat Sails a Specialty.
ALL WORK WARRANTED
Come and see me at The Astoria SaQ Loft :
next to Pythian Bulldln?.
Addres3P. O.Bor 312.
Floats! Floats! Floats!
CANNBRYMBN who are In need of
Floats. Copper Handles and JMallets
should send their orders to
B. W. BLOOB.
Clatskanle. Oregon, who has a quantity on
hand which will be sold at reasonable rates.
"SECURE THE SHADOW'
Ere the substance fade, and when you rislt
Portland, make it a part of your business to
call on W. H. Tow2TB, at the San Fran
cisco Gallery, 8. W. corner Pirst and
Morrison streets, and hare yoar photograph
taken In the highest stylo of the art.