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About The daily morning Astorian. (Astoria, Or.) 1883-1899 | View Entire Issue (Jan. 7, 1886)
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they will win now, and whoever
or whatcvor stands in their way
will be crushed, call it what you
"THE OLD CORNER,
r Gash !
-JANUARY 7. 1SSC
Patrick Egax claini3 to have
sent 80,000 to Parncll from the
For the first time in the history
of the United States there is not a
single Smith in congress.
Eastern Iowa farmers send $4
to pay freight on an organ and
reoeive in return a 10-cent mouth
The immigration from Ireland
is at a perfect standstill. The
people there are in high hopes
since the election.
The election of officers in New
York city cost the taxpayers
$142,320. The other expenses at
tending an election make up a
total of $300,000.
The Eugene City Guard says
that Senator "Weatherford, of Al
bany, is talked of as the Demo
cratic candidate for governor at
the coming election.
Wade Hampton's bill making
it a misdemeanor lor congressmen
and senators to influence appoint
ments is referredto SS a measure
to drive-.he nolitieians nut of nnl.
"Britannia rules the waves,"
but she has to pay the freight.
There is not a day in the year
which does not record the loss of
some British vessel with all its
Benjamin Louth, of Pittsburg,
the inventor of a process for turn
ing old steel rails into nail plate,
sold his right to a syndicate for
$300 per day for the next sixteen
A New York man had his wife
arrested for carrying a concealed
weapon. In court it was shown
that she was in the habit of taking
off her wooden leg and beating him
It is said on alleged respectable
authority that more than half a
million pounds of willow leaf were
shipped from Shanghai last year
as green tea- a large proportion
of it coming to America.
The receipts of flaxseed in Chi-'
cago during the last month reached
the astounding aggregate of 1,857,
000 bushels of 5ti pounds each,
and during one week the receipts
of seed exceeded those of wheat.
A notice of dissolution of part
nership lately published in a Minne
sota paper stated that the dissolu
tion was by mutual consent, and
added that the reason therefor was
that one of the partners was "too
lazy to continue the business."
' ! I
The last words of the dying
great are generally regarded as
significant of something, and
obliging bystanders are frequently
obliging enough to make such lit
tle alterations and amend.neMts as
may be needed to make them ef
fective. But what will they make
of General Toombs' last vords,
"Lend me one hundred dollars?"
The police of Vincennes, Ltd.,
are not models in their profession.
On the night of the 22nd of
December, the mayor and a com
mittee of the council made a tour
of the city to see if the police
were "on deck." One of the
force was found at home in bed,
another was drunk, a th:rd was in
a house of ill-fame and the fourth
was asleep in a saloon. The whole
force was thus accounted for.
It is very kind of the Republi
can senators in congress to defend
the president's financial policy and
upheld "Wall street, but if the Re
publican party is going to be com
mitted to the defense of "Wall
fcreer, of the national banks and
the land-holders against the peo
ple, there won't be much of the
Republican party left at tho next
national election. Andrew Jack
ton was just as right in 1835 as
Grorer Cleveland is wrong in
1886. The people won then and
What is needed in the way of
amendment of existing govern
mental arrangements almost as
much as the better regulation of
presidential succession, is some
provision by which the organiza
tion of a new congress shall be
effected immediately upon the be
gining of its legal term. As mat
ters now are, a congress does not
meet in regular session till full a
year after it is elected. This is an
utterly absurd condition, aodithas
more than once been the occasion
of embarrassments and exasperations.
Money io Loan
,N APPROVED SECURITY. COUNTY
uraers oougnt. Apply at tlie office of
F. D. TY'INTON.
Magnus C. Crosby
EM ARE, IRON, STEEL,
Iron Pipe and Fittings,
SHEET LEAD STRIP LEAD
TJLo. AND Copper.
GERMANIA BEER HALL
Northern Pacific Brewery
Five Cents a Class.
tap-No Inferior Beer sold at this place.
Duck Shooting .... . ..$H.O0
Sea Shooting.. 7.O0
Rifle. Fg to 3 Fg. T.OO
25 Tonnd Bsi.
Fink Edge, No. 10 S 1.50
Black Edge, No. 10 . .85
A. Q. SPEXARTH, Astoria.
Carnahan & Co.
I. W. CASE,
IMPORTERS AND WHOLESALE AND
RETAIL DEALERS IN
Corner Chenamus and Cass streets.
ASTORIA - - - OREGON
G. A. STINSON & CO.,
Vt Capt. Rogers old stand, eorasr of Cass
and Court Streets.
Ship and Cannery work, Horseshoeing.
Wagons made aDd repaired. Good work
Furniture and Upholstering,
Mattresses Made and Repaired.
Paper Hanging. Carpets Sowed
Furniture Sold on Commission.
Shop, corner Main and Jefferson Streets
TO PILOTS AND ALL OTHERS CON
cerned. A. meeting of the W. T. Board of Pilot com
nionerefor the Columbia River and Bar
wiI.1be, 1Jeld at Ilwac. January seventh (7th)
at 10 o'clock a.m. All persons havlnc busi
ness to transact with the Board are resDect
fully requested to attend. Bv order of
Attest : C. A. Reed, Secretaryalm&D-
Hong Yik & Co.
The undersigned are doing business
under the abuve name.
Corner Clien&mHS and Beaton 8t
Groceries and Provisions,
Contractors for Chinese Labor.
JOE GIM FEE.
CHO CU HO.
E. Lemon & Co.,
Stevedores and Riggers,
PORTLAND and ASTORIA.
PosxtAKD Office No. 10 North Front St.
The New York
For the Next 30 Days
"Wo will kpII our Stock of Merchandise,
Novelties. Etc, at San Frauclsco cot, with
freight added. Wo propose to inaugurate a
general, sweeping aud bona fide Clearance
&ale, our Intention being to dispose of an
and cverythlnc at present on hand, to make
room Tor our NEW STOCK which will arrive
about February 1st, I65.
Remember that this is no tam ''Closing
Out Sale", but a
GENUINE CLEARANCE SALE!
The public are cordially Invited o call and
examine our goods and prices, and convince
themselves of the truth of our assertions.
HEW YORK HOVELTY STORE!
Opposite the Parker House.
Main Street. Astoria. Oregon.
SSI THE MAItKET !
Snow Hake Flour!
ENTIRE NEW STOCK
Of all descriptions.
Sheet Music and Xnslc Books.
PIANOS and ORGANS
Direct from Manufacturers ;
Sold on Easy Instalments.
Carl Adler's Music Store.
Finest Selection of
Jewelry in Solid Goli anfl Silver.
Most Suitable Holiday Presents!
Offered at Very Low Figures.
earTke Quality of Ererjr Article Guaranteed.
Astoria and Seaside
ED. JACKSON, - Proprietor.
Tho best Bread, Cakes aud Faulty In the City
Ice Creams and Ornamental "Work
Manufacturer of Fine Candles.
Come and See Us,
A FUTX.X. STOCE
Awaits Tour Inspection.
Fancy Goods, etc.
JLt Prices tkat trill Astonish yon.
You will find it to your advantage
To Pay Us a Visit.
GRIFFIN & EEED.
The Variety Restaurant Is now open under
the management of .Mr. Wni. fiannbter.
Meals 25o or 5 for $1 OO, Board per
week at reasonable rates for mechanics and
toncshpremrn. Tne table supplied with
every luxury. Board S4 per wet Goou
catering; good attendance; white cooks.
FRANK FABEB IS REQUESTED TO
CHlI at the PnrVpr Wnc .7i t" tti
late waiter 53 dollars for wages due.
Astoria. Jan. 4, 18S8.
IAM AUTHORIZED TO BUY COUNTY
R. R. SPEDDEN.
E. C. HOLTJRN- TTA nvw vrni?
rOfim With flro nnri ttvn - .l.u -M
gle rooms, to rent.' Enquire comer Main
ana jeuerson streets. Board If desired.
WARRANTED PURE AND FRESH-
Eecelved Every Day from Salem.
POST & HANSEN,
Astoria Soda Works.
W. E. DEMENT & CO.
ASTORIA, - - OREGON
Carry In Stock,
DRUGS, CHEMICALS, TOILET
Prescriptions carefully Compounded
D. L. BE
Wholesale and Retail Dealers in
Cannery Fishermen's Supplies
Goods Sold at Lowest Cash Price.
FINE IMPORTED CIGARS.
You can rely on gettlntra QcZ Cbr
CIGAR AND TOBACCO STORE,
Oppoalte D. L. Beck & Son's.
C. E. BAIN.
DOORS, WINDOWS, BRACKETS,
Mouldings, Window Frames, etc.
A Full Supply of Material. Bids Furnished :
Contract Work a Specialty.
Mill and Office on tho Old Site.
Having Consolidated Itfy Business with the
Astoria Furniture Co.,
I now offer the I anrcst and Moat Comploto Assortment of
Fine and Plain Furniture, Bedding, Carpets, Oil Cloth,
Window Shades, Pictures, Moulding, etc.,
At Portland Prices, and Invite a Call o f Everybody in "Want of Gooda in My
Line, Guaranteeing Satisfaction in Every Respect.
TO PORTLAND AND RETURN
ON THE "TELEPHONE,"
J. H. D. GRAY.
Wholesale and retail dealer In
GROCERIES, FLOUR, AND FEED
Hay, Oats, Straw, Wood, Etc.
LIME, SAND And cement.
General Storage and "Wlia fage on reason
able terms. Foot of Benton street, Astoria.
A. B. THOMPSON,
FISH AND GAME MARKET
Fresh Fish on every day's steamer.
Tamo Geese. Ducks. Turkeys and Chickens.
Wild Game of all kinds. Fresh and
Canned Fruit. Bulter.Egirs
2-WiII Sell at tow Prices.jgs
3r tj asr s m: i t e,
XEAtt VAX DCSEN'S bTOHE,
All kinds of dcw Guns made to order.
Breech-loading Guns made from Muzzle
loaders. All r-pali done prompt and cheap.
First class work guaranteed. Addn-ss letters
Care of John Kopp, Astorhi, Or.
BOOTS and SHOES,
7. T. PARKER
Has Just Received a Flue Stock or
DIAMONDS, WATCHES, JEWELRr,
MLYEK WARE, CLOCKS,
Which he offers at Bedrock Prices.
All Coods Warranted.
Mine U .t Jowelry Store and Know u as Su;h.
Wilson & Fisher
I Ship Chandlers,
HEAVY AND SHELF
Paints, Oils, and Varnish.
Salem Flouring Mills,
Portland Roller Mills,
Capitol Flour and
Before Purchasing Elsewhere
DUNBAR, McHASTER & CO.'S
almon Net Twine!
Made of Best Irish Flax.
Samples Furnished on Application. Ship
ments Guaranteed Equal to Samples.
J. 0. HANTHORN,
Astoria, Or. Sole Agent for Pacific Coast.
J. Ij. P.
H B. PARKER,
Hay, Oats, anfl Straw, Lime, Brict, Cement. Sand ana Plaster
Wood Dellrered to Order. Dray la t Teualng and Express Bsslaeaj.
" r-M rwiT"r Hta-g-v-a
TEIC apply to I lit' Captain, or to
JOHW .A.. MOKfTGrOMBnY,
Tin, Sheet Iron, and Copper Ware. A general assortment of Household Good.
rtXAGEE STOVES AWB BJLXGES, THE BEST IK THE M ABKJET .
Plumblcg goods of all kinds en hand. Job work done In a workmanlike Banner.
Plumbing, Cas Fitting and Cannery Work attended to promptly
On Seasonable Term3.
GhennmuK Street, Xext to C lu Parker's Stare. Astoria. OrecB.
L. K. G. SMITH
Cigars ai TotecGO
Meerschaum and Briar Pipes,
Cutlery, Playing Cards, Etc,
"Will sell to Entailers and Saloon Keepers
at San Francbco rates.
Manager. Chenamus Street,
Than any oth
er axe made.
tify to Its supe
riority. It goes
Deep and eTer
Astoria Wood Yard,
Near Trulllnger's SDH.
HARD AND SOFT WOOD!
Having Just put iu n
First Class Sawing Machine,
"We can furnish
Sawed Wood Very Reasonable!
We sell a CORD and deliver a COED I
FRANK L. PARKER,
And I.S. QRAOO, - Agents.
r -i WILL
(JjUPlBX Cut Faster
I PATurrnJAuaaoJsii. EASIER
; J.u.iruiimger ;
On Main street is now open, and
AT OITCE TJUSSS THE Xt2L&X .
In every particular
lc 13 the
Finest lltled up
Best in the city
JEFF is A
He cannot be beat
on the coast.
PAYS CASH, THAT SETTLES IT!
ssp CLARA PARKER
Eben P. Parker, Master,
SS3 For TOWING, FREIGHT or OHAB-
U. B. FARKF.K.
'WYin & THOMPSON.
CONSTANTLY ON HAND
A Full Stock of
Canned Fresk Mackerel,
Canned Fresh Codfish,
Canned Fresh Finnan Haddtes,
Canned Roast Beef,
Canned Pig's Feet,
Atmore's Plum Pudding,
Atm ore's Mince Meat,
X Fine Assortment of Caused TegeUblM, ta
J. c ztosa9
First Class Hearse and Material
Shop and Office on Main St., above Pioneer
Hardware ani Slip (Mlerj
VAN DUSEH & CO.,
Hardware and Ship Chandlery
Pure Oil, Bright Varnish,
Binacle Oil, Cotton Canvas,
Hemp Sail Twine,
Cotton Sail Twine,
Wrought Iron Spikes,
Galvanized Cut Nails,
Paints and Oils. Greeeries. etc
On short notice
Buys by the