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FItlDAY JULY 20. 188S.
A compositor with, a preat prophet
io soul, while putting into type a
wedding notice, instead of tho "con
tracting parties" made it read "the
Twenty-itye thousand watermel
ons were eaten at Atlanta, Ga., on
July 4th. The Constitution says
that many a negro from the country
went home with a melon on his
The fire loss of the United States
and Canada for the month of June,
1888, reached the total of S9,591,400,
some 8500,000 les3 than the fire loss
chargeable against the same month
of the preceding year.
- . .
Sasiabcaijd, a city of central Asia,
belonging to Russia, is said to have
been selected as the place where the
czar is to bo crowned emperor of
Central Asia. As a city it had a his
tory far back in the mists of antiquity.
Alexander the Great occupied it
SUBaEON'-GEXEKAIi HAMILTON haS
been looking into the system of im
migration at Castle Garden, New
York, and he thinks if.tho people at
large understood the character of tho
classes now being dumped at Castle
Garden there would speedily come
an end to immigration. He was thor
The business of robbing a bank and
going to Canada is now becoming sys
tematized. The latest operator, Mr.
Pitcher of Providence, stated his terms
with the utmost sang froid. "I want
8150,000," he says, and he add3 with
commendable generosity, "I will turn
everything over if I get that."
Queen VicToniAhas accepted from
the corporation of Lloyds a gun that
formed part of the armament of the
ship Lutine, which was wrecked off
the coast of Holland in 1779. The
gun, which was recovered in 188G, has
been mounted opposite an embrasure
conuranding the Dean's garden, and
the scare about tho defenseless condi
tion of London is perceptibly dimin
ishing. Statistics show that labor-saving
machines increase wages. The Jour
nal of Commerce says; In 1857 the
engineers and firemen received 17.201
percent. of total cost In 188S the
engineers and firemen received 39.627
per cent of total cost Improvements
in machinery, not only in railroads,
but in other important lines as well,
are a benefit in every way to every
body concerned. The general public
are better served at -cheaper rates,
and the mechanic receives increased
The tower which is being erected
in Paris, on the grounds of the Paris
exposition for 1889, is to bo bnilt of
iron, and from the ground to tho top
of the flag-staff will be about one
thousand and seventy feet, or nearly
five times tho height of Bunker Hill
monument, or nearly twice as high as
Washington monument, which is the
tallest structure of the kind in the
world. The ascent will be made by
elevators, and it will take sis minutes
to reach the look out, which is about
eight hundred, feet The view of
Paris will be grand.
The Omaha Herald says: The
tide of settlement is moviug with
irresistible force upon the ranges of
the west All along the line, from
the Indian territory on the south to
Montana, homesteaders and preempt
ore are marching on the domain of
the cattle kings and steadily narrow
ing the limits of the free range. It is
estimated that in less than ten years
government ranges will have disap
peared from Colorado, "Wyoming and
Montana. The coming cattle king
must own his land. The volley of the
Cheyenne in the Black Hills, where
large herds of cattle grazed and real
ized fortunes for their owners, is wit
nessing its lost round-up this season.
ilns. Wisslow's Soothing Srnur
should always bo used for children
teething. It soothes the child, softens
the gums, allays all pain, cures wind
rhollc, and Is the best remedy for diar-rlicea.Tvcnty-fivc
cents a bottle
You Arc Interested.
Having purchased very largely in
eastern markets of stationery and fancy
goods we are now prepared to furnish
ery low prices at wholesale and retail
GniFFiN & Kked.
When You Go to Portland
Frank Fabrc, Occidental hotel restau
rant, will be glad to see his Astotia
friends, A good dinner at a moderate
price and everything in season.
The best Oysters in any style, at
the Telephone Restaurant
A fine cup of coffee, at tho Telephone
We have three fine organs in stock
and two more will arrive In a few days.
Parties contemplating purchasing either
for cash or on the installment plan will
find it to their advantage to call on
Gbiffin & Reed.
THE ANAEOHIST'S CONFESSION.
One of The" Conspirators Turns States'
Edison's Phonograph Sold For One MiHion
(SPECIAL TO TnE.ASTOBUN.)
Chicago, July 19. Frank Chebowa,
oneof the three anarchists arrested
by inspector Bonfield for conspiracy,
has made a full and formal confes
sion. It was that Kronck had un
folded to Chebowa, the plans of the
anarcnists lor revenging Jnelden,
Parsons, Spies and other Haymarket
offenders; and had told of the bomb
which he (Kronck) had invented. It
was no larger than a base-ball and
was to ba be loaded with dynamite
aim una ui uruKen giass, n was de
nied by Chebowa. that there was a
plot tf murder the judges and the
inspector, that is.Tie heard of no such
definite scheme. They were talked of
as was Capt Schasck and he under
stood that he was to pay more atten
tion to the captain than to any one
There was no concerted nlan of
action, but it was agreed that when
all preparations were made he, and
two others were to be informed by
Kronck, who brought him two bombs
of broken glass and two sticks of
dynamite from which he was to make
bombs of gas-pipe after tho usual
pattern. The other two men were
supplied with bombs and dynamite.
He had the stuff in his house for
about a weekend then grew so afraid
that it would be discovered, that he
threw it in the privy vault. This
was the substance of the confession,
which inspector Bonfield will use in
The confession is much more in
detail and covers about 30 closely
priuted pages. By his confession it
is understood Chebowa ha3 virtually
secured immunity from prosecution.
He is really much less guilty than
either "Wolf, Kronck, Chepak, or any
one of the men not yet arrested. He
has agreed to give his testimony in
open court, where it will corroborate
with other evidence secured by in
spector Bonfield, against the con
spirators. Two other men are still at
large but they may be arrested at any
ONE MILLION DOLLARS.
New1 York, July 19. The reported
Bale of Edison's phonograph, has
been confirmed; but the statement
that it had beeu sold to an English
syndicate was an error. EdisonB
Phonograph Co., which owns all of
the Edison phonograph patents for
recording, perpetuating and reprodu
cing articulate speech in tho United
States, and Canada, has been sold to
Jesse H. Lippincott of this city,
and Pittsburg for 31,000,000.
The purchase includes all im
provements to the phonograph
that may be made by Edison during
the next fifteen years. Lippincott
has also acquired a license to run for
fifteen years for the graphophone.the
invention of Messrs. Painter and
Bell, of Washington. Tho inventors
retain all of their foreign rights to
Their Business Booming.
Probably no one tliinghas caused such
a general revival of trade at J no. C. De
ment's Drug Store as their giving away
to their customers of so manv free trial
bottles of Dr. King's New Discovery for
consumption. Their trade w simply
enormous in tills very valuable article
from the fact that it always cures and
never disappoints. Coughs, Colds,
Asthma, Bronchitis, Croup, and all
throat and lunr diseases nuteklv cured.
You can test it before buying by getting
a trial Dome lree, large si70 si. iwery
Coffee and cake, ten cents, at the
At the Telephone Restaurant for slip
pers, parties, etc. The best cooked to
At my old stand. J. Jopi.in.
NOTICE IS HEREBY UIVEN THAT
there are lands In tho County Treasury
to nav all outstanding conntv warrants en
dorsed prior to July 15th, 188'3, W Interest
lUOUiy UlU, 1053.
Shoalwater Bay and Gray's Harbor
Tho Str. "Con. Miles."
Will leave tor TILLAMOOK I10CK on a
Sunday, tho 22nd Inst.
Fare, Gents. $2,50; Ladies, $1,50
OKAY'S II AllBOR, Tuesday July 21111.
SHOALWATER BAY, Thursday Jnly26tli,
GRAY'S HARBOR, July 31st
For freight or passago apply to
J. IT. D. GRAY,
Shoalwater Bay and Gray's Harbor
The r. & C. S. S. Co.'s Steamer
Will sail from PORTLAND rorTILLAMOOK
Saturday. July 21st,
at8P, m, For Shoalwater Bay and ("raj's
. Thursday, July 26th,
at 8 p. sr.
Fare-to Tillamook and Gray's Harbor. St
Shoalwater Bay. S5. From Astoria Si less.
Freight, merchandise $3. Flour and mill
feed excluding bran. Si. Freight lo Shoal
water Bay SJ. If sufficient freight offers a
trip to Yaqulna and Coos Bay v ill be made
eariy in August.
F. R. STRONG. President,
a P. UPSHUR, Agent Astoria.
N THE MORNINO OF JULY 17TH.
below Clatsoo spit, a whole 45 mesh
net. Lead3 marked J. A. D. The owner
can nave the same or applying to Jonn .Nel
son at the cannery of G. w, Hume.
PE0M A0E0SS THE SEA.
The German Emperor And The Euss'ian
The Pope Doesn't Intend to Leave Home.
(SPECIAL TO THE A8TOBIAN.)
Cronstadt, July 19. This after
noon tho imperial yacht Hohen
zolleru, with emperor "William on
board, entered the roads hero amid a
volley of salutes from the war ships
and forts. The JfoJienzollern was
received by the Russian imperial
yacht Djerdca, on board of which was,
REMARKS FROM THE POPE.
Eome. Julv 19. The pope, in a
conversation to-day, stated that he
does not intend to leave Borne. He
expressed regret that his'last note to
the Irish clergy in regard to the pon
tical situation sbould,have been mis
Dublin. July 19. The work of
bailiffs engaged in making evictions
at Kilrush. county Clare is being ob
structed by the population, who have
cut all of the bridges between Kil
rush and iiilkee, and taken otner
measures to delay the progress of the
evictors. Chapel bells are tolling to
warn tho people of the approach of
the officers. The same plan of cam
paign has been adopted by tenants
ou tho Murphy estate at Tralee.
TWO NIGHTS ONLY.
Monday and Tuesday, July 23, 24.
Special engagement or AmerieaN
great Romantic actor, au
thor and manager.
Mr. McKee Rankin.
MISS MABEL BERT.
And an exceedingly STRONG COMPANY.
Two Great PIas:
"The New Danites"
Silo of reserved seats will open on Sat
urday Morning. July 2lst, at 10 a. m , at the
New York Novelty Store.
i"VN WEDNESDAY NIGHT. AT THE
J Tank Buoy, off Fort Stevens, one of our
men lost aoout :so lainoms oi nu nei. uorxs
branded "Kinney" or"K." Leads stanmed
K." Web made of 15-ply thread and 45
raesnes ueep. ilia nnaerwiu pioase report
the same to us and receive pay for his
ASTORIA PAOKING CO.
SPECIAL AUCTION SALE.
On account of Departure.
Saturday, July 21st,
At lOo'clock A Ji The Entire, Well kept and
almost New Furniture of Residence, con
sisting of one Elegant Grand Square Piano,
Walnut and Ash Bed Room sets. Walnut
Parlor set. Wardrobe, Marble Top Center
Tallies, New Sewing Machine. Mirrors,
Chairs. Cooking Range and Heating stove.
Carpets, with Dining Room and Kitchen
I am Instructed by N. Johansen, Esq . and
will sell by auction, without reserve, the
above mentioned goods. Premises at the
Terminus of Street Car Line,. Sale Positive.
Terms Cash, B. S. WORSLEY.
REAL ESTATE FOR SALE,
ROBB & PARKER.
K Good residence lots on easyterms
1 Dwelling, beautiful location, with two
2 Dwellings, good location, with 1 lot
IGood Farm, well improved, on tide wa
ter. In Clatsop county. A good buy.
8 Acres on John Dai's River, all
Those desiring to purchase or sell proper
ty will do well to call on us before making
ROBB & PARKER.
1 DESIRE TO ANNOUNCE TO THE PEO
ple of Astoria and vicinity that I have
entered Into copartnership with Mr Freder-
ick Jirosei. uur niace oi business win be In
my present stand Cor. Cass and Jefferson
N. 11. We aro nrenared to execute with
dispatch all kinds of Interior and exterior
painting, uecorating, etc
ALLEN & KROSEL.
ASTORIA. - OREGON. "
The Pioneer Machine Shop
All kinds of
Promptly attended to.
FOOf OF LAFAYETTE STREET.
J", o. t O JS s
First Class Undertaking
New Styles, Caskets and funeral material.
Next to Astokiax office.
Jfl , ,
jgS te " ' ' )A Jfc
SENATOR EDMUNDS' LONG SPEECH
(special to the astoeian)
AVASHnfoxoK, July 19. Nomination
of Melville W. Fuller to be chief
justice of the supreme court of tbe
United States was taken up by tbe
senate this afternoon in secret ses
sion. Senator Edmunds was given
tbe floor and began a speech which it
was understood would occupy about
Steals Cooked to Order.
Private rooms for ladies, ami families:
at Central Kestaurant, next to Foard &
For Rent-by Robb & Parker.
2 Dwellings ultU two Lots Location the
A Duelling with l Lot each.
FOR LEASE OR RENT :
4 Dwellings in Upper Astoria.
EOBB & PARKER,
MISS C. JORDAN
Is forming a class In Instrumental Music.
Those desirous of Irvinlm' are ren nested to
call at the residence of Mr. J. C. Bell.
Ho For The Seaside.
Take the Fast and Commodious Steamer
TELEPHONE, or the ELECTRIC
for Tinzy Point. Ogn.,connectingwltn
easy Stages for Seaside House and
Free Camping Grounds at Austin's.
There is an nliunilnnpp nf n.ims. flrnhs-
Trout, Oysters and all kinds of salt and fresh
water fish. Good safe sea bathing ; fresli air
and the best Hunting grounds In America.
uampen can una at my store ever) tiling
they require In the way of an outfit and pro
visions. A first-class ba&and bllllara table
are connected with my establishment.
Board at Austin's fromS7 to $0 per w eek.
Board at Grimes'. . $10 " "
Board at Seaside . J17.W " '
For particulars call on or address
JAMES P. AUSTIN,
Fo'.tollico Store, Seaside, Oregon.
Austin's Is Open The Year Round,
PHIL. A. STOKES CO.
Big Bargains in Men's Clothing !
Go to th.Q Emporium.-
PHIL. A. STOKES & CO.
(Next door to
Everything a XVXan "Wears
Sold at Very Low Prices and warranted exactly as represented.
NO BETTER CHANCE IN ASTORIA TO GET CLOTHING OF ALL
KINDS AT BOTTOM PRICES.
PHIL. A. STOKES & CO.
Seines, Pounds, Traps,
FISH NETTING OFEVERY DESCRIPTION,
MADE TO ORDER OF BEST QUALITY.
Woodberry Seine Twines
AT LOWEST PRICES OF NETTING COMBINATION.
Barbour's Salmon Net Threads.
HENRY DOYLE & CO.. 517 aid 519 Met St.,
Sole Agents for
. -.YX3Mit!ei"- .i. - - ME)tt.
cut, nnbAiiut;vs-wn i a
m'ix." ""'"'i "l!rrrf'' -jT!j--.-
UNEN GILL NETTING .SPECIALTY.
The Oldest and Largest Manufacturers of
IN THE UNITED STATES.
Salmon Parse Seines. SalmonPonni Nets. Salmon Gill Nets.
13TEish Nettings of all kinds supplied at the shortest possible notice, and
at the lowest rates. All made- from our
Shephard Gold Medal Twines.
Guaranteed to be the strongest and most dcsirablo twine now made cspeoiaily for tbe
PACIFIC COAST EISHERIES.
Tins TWINE is manufactured only by ourselves, directly from the raw material,
and costs no more, in NETTINGS than the cheaper grades.
Send for samples; also for our illustrated catalogue. Highest awards at Boston,
Philadelphia and London.
American ZTt and Twine Company.
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS. ...f
The Str. Telephone
Fast Time Between Portland
Leaving Astoria Monday... C A. St,
Tuesday... .. .2 -.30 P. M.
Wednesday 7 p.m.
Friday .7 .. P. l.
" Saturday 2 550 p.m.
Close connections at Kalama to Uie Sound ;
at Astoria with tho Gen. MiUtAor llwaco.
OjxtervllleamlGravs Harbor; at Portland
with the 0.&C.R.R.. and west side trains.
P. & Vf. V. It. K ; Vancouver and Oregon
City boats, and Eastern bound trains.
A XYTHIXG OR EVERYTHING IN THE
ix I. X. Iu. Cannery. Price what it Is
worth to the buyer. Also the pioperty for
saie. Appiy to
D. L. BECK & SONS.
IWTOXICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THATTnE
is undersigned-has been appointed as
signee of the Columbia Canning Company,
and all persons having claims against it
must present the same to me, at my office In
Astoria, Oregon, properly verified, within
three months from this date. May litli 1S33
C. W. FULTON.
Astoria Iron Ms.
Coiiromly St., Foot of Jackson. Astoria. Or
MacMuists and. Boiler Maters.
Land and Marino Engines
Steamboat Work and Cannery Work
Castings of all Descriptions Made
to Order at Short Notice.
John Kox ...President, and Suet.
A. L. Fox Vice President
J. U. llusTLKK .Sec. and Treas.
tbe Pacific Coast.
jBk W MMxX,
Groceries, Provisions and Mill Feed.
Crockery, Glass Plated Ware.
Tbe Largest and finest assortment of
Fresh. Fruits and ITegota'blos.
Received fresh every Steamer.
V-' m"T""" "-"j
J. C. CLINTON
CICARS AND TOBACCO,
Candies. Smokers' Articles, Etc.
New Goods Received Dally,
Opposite City Book Store.
Bfe B Kb MM
Hay, Oats, and Straw, Liie,
Wood DeltiereJ to Order.
rEU apply to the Captain, or to
CKLO F. PARKKR.
CARr, A. HANSO.V
Parker & Hanson
C. L. PARKER,
New Goods Arriving Every Steamer
The Old Stand - Astoria Oregon.
The New Model Bange
CAN BE HAD IN ASTORIA, ONLY OK
E. R. HAWESS,
Agent. Call and Examine It ; You Will he Pleased. E.R. Haw cs Is also Agent for tlw
Buck Patent Cooking Stove,
AND OTHER FIltST CLASS STOVES.
Furnace Work, Steam Fittings, Etc., a Specialty. A Full Slock on Hand,
Special Attention raid to
AFIno Lino of Jewelry, Clocks
and Watches on Hand.
All Work Guaranteed.
Water St, East of Aug. Danlelson's.
The New York
Have a Finely
Jswelry, Watches, Clocks,Optical6oods
Fine Stationery, Cutlery and Fancy Goods.
Of All Descriptions, Bought in Hie Btst Markets ami CANNOT BE UNDER
SOLD by any one tills side of San Francisco.
Opposite Parker House, Main St., Astoria.
RETAIL DEALER IN
Laird, Schober & Mitchell's
A HUM. I.1XF.
J. W. B0T-T0H, Proprietor,
Water Street, Two Doois Hist of Oliiey.
Fine Cigars, Totaceos an J Smoker Artlelr.
Sold at Lowest JIarket Rates.
FRUITS. CANDEBS NOTIONS.&o
Brici, Cement, Sana aiii Plaster
Inj, Teaming and Hxprrss ItasInetH,
W CLARA PiRKRl
Eben P, Paiker,Mastcr.
ForTOWINH, FREIGHT orCUAK
II. It. l'Alt KK.lt.
Foard & Stokes
Their largely increasing trade enables
tliein to sell at the very lowest margin
oi profit while giving j ou goods
that are of first class (iiiallty.
Goods Delivered Ail Over the City.
The Highest Price l'aid for Junk.
At No. 15, above Foard & Stokes
Store, Water Street.
Sirs. Ahlberg is an Experienced Dressmaker
Swedish and Finland languages spoken.
Assorted Stock of
S AND mm SELLERS.
Strike It Rich!