BOHEMIA NUGGET' COTTAGE GROVE OREGON THE Ml OF I Iffl pert- 1 YTk I ..t nrt-aJr f taa Ft C.iW r-.theT.WcP Cola Tbe Eight Called State volunteer rtiBfjt ii aw ke:s aoitered out. The Covington. Ky postoSoe has twos robbed f stMaps and money to tie ismait of f . The sope hs undergone an opera- tiost for removal of a loeg-ftaadiBg crit wbkfc soddeoly becaae inflamed. Professor Wallace P. Day, a director ot the Illinois college of mask, and well known among sncuieal celebrities East and West, ii dead at Jacksonville, Fla. By a collision betweea a paKenge; train and a "helper" tocosnotiva on tbe Soothers Pacific near Hot Springs, Nevada, the two engineers and the fire xaea of the two engines were killed. It i; said tbe United States has sent a dispatch to Madrid protesting against ! ilT, . mmi tram the false statement being cabled from Manila by General Rios, who forme'ly ; cotamanded the Spanish troops in the , Philippine!. Among the pasengers from Honolulu on the steamer Aeetraiia, were 44 fol- regiments, six of whom have been dis-, ebarzed. The others retained on ac-1 count of illness. i Rain bas fallen in many sections of ' California and the long-continued dry) spell is thought to be over. The pres-j ent rain will save tbe wheat crop in i critical districts and add to production where growth is favorable. It is reported in Madrid that Spain authorized Genera) Rios to offer the Philippine republic $ 500,000 for the re lease of the Spanish prisoners. The offer was indignantly declined, and tbe insurgents asked 17,000,000. It is reported on good authority that the interests of tbe Royal Baking Pow der Company, tbe New York Baking Powder Company and the Cleveland Baking Powder Company have been sold to William Zeigler for between 111,000,000 and 112,000,000. Affairs are still unsatisfactory in Samoa. Tbe provisional government. it appearB, is interfering with tbe na tive and British subjects, and also with tbe servanta of the British sub jects, and is taxing tbe Malietoa people 52, and tbe Mataafa people $1 each. Lord Herschell, one of tbe joint high commissioners from Great Britain, who -was sent to take a leading part in tbe negotiations between tbe United States and Canada, died suddenly in Washing ton. He expired in half an boar after being taken ill. Heart failure was tbe cause. Dr. Rafael, the German president of tbe municipal council at Apia, at tbe instigation of tbe British consul, bas apologized for boycotting the British third-class cruiser Porpoise and for in sulting the chief justice and Malietoa's lawyer, while they were gue3ts on board the Porpoise. A dispatch from Rome Tuesday says the pope was taken suddenly ill tbat morning. Tbe battle-ship Oregon accompanied by the collier Iris, sailed from Hono lulu for Manila February 20. Tbe sundry civil bill, together with a large number of public building measures were passed by tbe United States senate Tuesday. The American Pottery Company, with its burden of 30,000,000 capital ization, is likely to fail in its purpose of uniting tbe potteries. Monday congress passed tbe army re organization bill with an amendment providing that no permanent increase in the array shall be made beyond 1001. Tbe German government has ordered its warships to leave tbe Philippine islands and has placed German sub jects there under tbe protection of tbe United States. According to advices from Genoa, province of Barcelona, the number of disbanded Spanish eailorb in Cuba who are joining the American navy is con uiderably increasing. Si: second-lieutenants in tbo regular -array, just graduated trom the mili tary academy at West Point, have ar rived at San Francisco, on their way to .Manila to join various regular infanrty regiments. The Southern Paoific overland from Portland ran into a landslide in a can yon 45 miles south of Rosebuig, Or. The locomotive and baggage car were derailed, and tbe fireman badly injured. A tramp who was stealing a rido was slightly hurt. Orders have been Issued to tho bos--pital-ehlp Relief, now at New York, to sail for Manila at the earliest possi ble moment, and to movo at as great epeed as is safo. Tho Relief's cargo will consist of onough medical Bupplies or 25,000 men for a year. Pavaajter General Carey will E to Cba with I.OOO.OOO to pay the dis banded Cuban WIs- Jeepfaie Kipling, the 6-yMr-4d Vangbte ( Rdjani Kipling. aid the Uhi f fail three children, died is New York Iim pimoi. A dispatch to the New York HeraM tnm La Goayara. Vessexnela, an nuances that the United Shim gun boats Aaaipolia and Vieksbur; bare bailed Irons La Guayara tor Jamaica. TL- I MiJ am ttAMllt fA I e IlNworkj MjunU bt were repulsed by the Urecoa and Nefcrwka troops. Seventeen rebels tt killed, a ad nia; wounded. Two Asnerkaas were wounded. The British cruiser Talbot, Cob taasder Gaaeble, bat arrived at New York, from Bermuda. The Talbot was ordered there by the British govern taent to transport the body of Lord ilerihelt to England. It It announced that more than 75 per cent of the entire itock of tbe Ore gon Short Liae Railroad Company has bees deposited for exchange under the offer of tbe Union Pacific Railway Company, previously published. By tbe explosion ot a powder maga zine near Toulon, France, rsore than 50 people were killed. It is rumored that one of the soldiers guarding the magarine caused the exptesion a. an act of revenge. He Is one of tbe vic tims. General Otis bas perfected a plan ot campaign wbioh is designed to crash the offensive power of the insurgents near Manila. As soon as his rein forcements arrive he will make a gen- eral a!!f B,t 03 the trongbold. enemy's jangle Secretary Long has cabled to Ad miral Dewey at Manila, and to Rear Admiral Sampson, at Havana, announc ing the enactment of the naval person nel bill, and instructing them to have tbe officers attached to their respective fleets examined physically in order to make ready for their rearrangement and promotions. Admiral Von Diedricbs, In command of Germany's Asiatic fleet, and who bas given Admiral Dewey much trouble at Manila, ha been suspended, and Prince Henry pat in command. The change, it is said, is to show Empeior William's friendship for America, Prince Henry, who is a brother o! the emperor, being popular in tbe Unit' ed States. From reports which have been com ing to the headquarters of the Na tional Live Stock Association at Den ver, for the past month the officers of tbe association estimate the losses from tbe recent storms to cattlemen who have herds on the open ranges at 6 per cent of tbe entire amount. This, in round numbers, would amount to over 150,000 head. The transport Senator has arrived at Manila with reinforcements. An anti-American feeling is being created in Havana through tbe actions of tbe Cuban assembly. Tbe Bethlehem Iron Co.. of Bethle hem, Pa., bas ebipped three 10-inch guns to Fort Wilson, at the western city limits of Port Townsend, Wash. Tbe Allan line of steamers has met the cut of the other trans-Atlantic lines by catting its rate to $45 for first cabin and 30 for second cabin to Liverpool Tbe congress just closed appropriated a total of over $1,700,000 to be expend ea in asningion ana uregon, uncier tbe liver and harbor, sundry civil and Indian appropriation bills. Admiral Dewey has raised his flag as admiral on board tbe Olympia at Ma ila. Salutes were given the flag by the British and bemoan cruisers in port, and by tbe United States fleet. Admiral Dewey now holds tbe high est rank in the military service of the United States army or navy, and ranks with the highest officers in the prinoi pal foreign navies. His pay is (14,500 per year. The Bombay correspondent of tho 3Iorning Post says: The bubonic plague is raging herewith unparalleled severity. According to official returns, there were 912 deaths last week, but these quite underrate the mortality. Tbo Caipenter Steel Company, of Reading, Pa., bas shipped four car loads of projectiles of various calibers to the Norfolk navy-yard. They are intended for both the army and navy, and Homo of them will be used for coast service. Advices from Juneau, Alaska, say that a new strike in the Porcupine dis trict has caused quite a rush of miners to the Chilkat country. The find was made on Talikin creek, which flows into the Chilkat, about 13 miles from Haines' Mission. Negotiations have been concluded for the building by the Cramps of two and perhaps three large ships of the Ori ental & Occidental Steamship Com pany, of which company John D. Bpreckles is president. Tho now vessels will be about 0,000 tons each. Tho lives of nearly 300 persons were Jeopardized by a flro which broke out in tho Lackawanna Valley House block, at Scranton, Pa., and communicated to tho second, third and fourth floors. The occupants were taken out eafoly, but clad only in their night clothes. The Senate in Session in tho Middle of the Night. THE LAST LEGISLATIVE DAY Soma Important Hill nipo4 ' It r for lha Adjournment of tho riny-rifih c.rrn. Washington. March 8. Kxeitement, Kn fill ton. heavy strain awl hard work characterized the last InfiiUti" day of tbe 5th eogre, in the wo to. At lime the confusion was to great m this aiaally staid and decorous body ai to render thu transaction of boie al most impossible. Toward midnight or der was being evohed fro the seem ing chaos of the early pa M of the day, When tho senate con rem! at II o'clock it faced the task of considering two of the great appropriation bill, those for the army and lor (applying the general deficiencies. The former carried appropriations exceeding SO, 000.000, and the Utter MO.0O0.0O0. With a determination to complete tbe appiopriation bills. th senate began immediately at 11 o'clock in the morn ing to consider thee matteis. and at 8 o"clock at night the army bill was poised, the deficitney bill baring been passed nearly three hosts before. Other bills were passed as follows: To incorporato the National White Cross of America, amending tbe in ternal revenue laws relating to distilled spirits and for other purposes; pro riding a site for tbe Washington public library bcilding. A bill pioviding for a government ixhibit at, ami to encourage the Ohio centennial exposition, to be held at Toledo, and appropriating 1300,000, was passed. The conference report on the Alaska :riminal code bill was presented and igreed to, In Ilia lloaia. At 11 o'clock the hoaso entered upon tbe last legislative day of tbe session. Tbe final conference report npon tbe bill to codify the criminal laws ot j Alaska was adopted. Slow progress j was made on conference reports. Tbe i District of Columbia appiopriation bill and deficiency appropriation bill were cent back to conference. The house passed the army appropri ation bill with all the senate amend ments and tbe hill now goes to the president. The conferees on the rlrer and har bor bill modified tho Nicaragua canal paragraph appropriating (1,000,000 for an examination of all routes, under direction of the president. The report of tbe commission making the exami nation will be made to congress, and no provision is mado for beginning work. Two Items from Oregon which were in dispute and upon which there was a seeming split have been com pro mised. The Yaquinu bay item has been modified so as to have the project examined by a board of engineers. The bouse yields on the boat railway provi sion so far as not to repeal the law for the project, but strikes out the appro priation mado by tho senate. SANTIAGO IN A FERMENT. Withdrawn! of PuniU rati a Stop to I'ublle Iniirovaiiinta. Santiago de Cuba, March 6. Be tween 2,000 and 8,000 men have beon suddenly thrown out of woik in tbe province of Santiago, nvor 700 in the immediate neighborhood of this city. Although Governor-General Brooke has wired $30,000 reouirud for the Fobra ary pay-roll, there is etill a deficit of nearly (20,000, and the orders from Havana still hold good limiting the expenditure during the month of Much for the entire province to 110,000. Tho effect of this order on Ciril Governor Castillo, Mayor Ulcanll and othor Cu bans prominent in official circles is simply paralyzing. Groups of men on street corners, in clubs, cafes, et:.. openly abuse the American administration, saying that tho Spanish was infinitely preferable, as in the worst timos during peaco con siderably moio men wore engaged on public works under the old regime than are now so employed. The now regulations have brought to a standstill all tliu public improve ments, including tho dredging of the harbor, roadmaking and h ewerago. Promotion of l)nrtj anil Olli, Washington, March 0. The prosi dont has sent to tho senato the nomina tion of Reai-Admiral George Dowoy to bo admiral of tho navy under tho act approved March 2, 1809, and that of Brigadior-Goneral Elwell S. Otis, U. 8. A., to be mnjor-gonoral by brevet, to rank from Fobruaty 4, 1800, for military skill and distinguished serv ices in tho Philippines. Tho nomina tions were confirmed. Old WnEei to lie Ite.lored. Providonce, R. I., Maroh 8. Tho Lonsdalo Company, omploying 2,600 hands, gave notioo today of an advance of wogos on April 1. Tho Statos Cot ton company, at Pawtuckot, employ, ing 000 hands, and tho Albion and Vol ley Falls mills, at Albany, also prom iso to restore tho wogos paid to the 1808 cut-down. i the Orison. Wh Ingtoii and Idaho ltM the appropriation hills tMod by tb. fiSlb eeagrfii: nireii ami iiAitiioit itiLf- Tillamook bay! J.000; wo-th of Si-slaw, IM.OOO: entrance o Loos bay. I1W.O0O; Upper Col-mbla and Fnake rivers. I7.W0; $3,000; nana! at ewde, tift.Ow; w luabia at Tbree-Mlle rapids and beat railway at the dalles. 10.000; Long True river (transfer of surplus). t.0OO; loa-er Willamette below Portland, and Cotusnbia below Willamette fiver. M, 000; Coquille. below Coqulilo City, 10,000; Claikanie rltef, 118,000; gnaglng waters of Columbia, 11.000; upper Coqnille. 19.000; Columbia, bo low Tongue point. 171,000. ' Waitilngion. Oivmpla hsibor, 115.000; Everett harbor, tlO.000; Puget sound, 130.000; Cowlitz river. H.0O0; Lewis river. 10,000; Cheballs river. a.OOO; 1W1 d'Orellle river, 10,0M. Swlnomlsh ihgh. W.0O0; Willapa river ainl hat ter, 5.000; Oaknogan river, 15,000. Idaho. Clearwater, river, 110,000. SUMHtV CI VI 1. II ILL. Orfn. Coitora-houM, Portland. 100.000; public building. Salem. dO.OOO; tender for thirteenth lighthouse district. IO0, 000; pot,llghta on Columbia and Wil lamette, poition of general fund of su perintendent life-saving servico. Ore gon, Washington and California. !. 800; river cutter, North Pacific oast, 112,500; launch for custom service. Astoria, 2,500; CUekamns 0ih sta tion, talarie. 3,430; quarantine sta tion, Astoria, portion of fund. ITailitncton. Publio building. Seattle. 160.000: fence marine hospital, Port Townsend, 15,000; improvement quarantine sta tion, Pott Townsend. S8.300; estab lish lighthouse. Burrows island, $16. 000; lighting Paget sound, portion ol fund; Washington fish station, salaries. 3,460; quarantine station. Port Town send, maintenance, portion of fund; improving Gray's harbor. 25,000; col lectors of customs, Port Townsend, towards enforcing Chinese exoltttlon act, 110,000; compensation of 12 com missioners to examine and classify lands in land grant and Indemnity land grant limits of Northern Pacific Railroad Compnay, in Montana and Idaho, 10,000; for publication of monthly reports of commissioners In land office Coeur d'Alene district. Idaho, and for expense of hearings, 93,883; allowing Oiegon, Washington and Idaho for survey and resurvey of lands heavily timbered, mountainous or covered with denso overgrowth, rates not exceeding t25 for standard and meander lines. 23 (or township, and 20 for sootion lines. Alalka. Agonts at eeal fisheries, 12,050: food and sustenance, Inhabitants of St. George. 10,600; protection of salmon fisheries $7000; expenses of courts O. 600; education, 30,000; reindeer, SS. 000; register and r ecu i ver Peavoy land district, $0,000; general appropriation covering protection of seals in Bohring ea. OKPICIKMUT KILL. For transportation of destltue citl tens from 8t. Michaels to Soattlo, San Francisco and Port Towntnml. fts.finn The states got their respective shares ol general antironriatlans in tlin fnrtiflnn. tlons and urinararnt bill, tho postofllco anu tne agricultural bill. NAVAL II ILL. Repair marine corps' barracks, part of fund. Naval station, Puget sound, $103,. 107; repair of marlno corps' barracks, part oi tuna. INDIAN A.I'1'ltOl'HIATION I1ILL. Oracon. Klamath agency, 11,200; Sllotz gency.91,200; Umatilla agency, 92, 000; Warm Bprings agency, $1,200; support and civilization of tribes in Middlo Oregon. $0,000; support Klamoth res ervation, $5,000; euppott Walla Walla reservation, $5,000; Grande Rondo and Silotz, $12,000; Salem school, Waililngtnn. Colvillo agenoy, $1,600; Neah Bay paency, i,uu; Tulallpagoncy, $1,200; anminii uKuncy, f i.ouu; removing Spo kanos from Coeur d'Alene reservation, $6,000; education D'Walllsh, $7,000: oducatlon MakaliB, $3,000; Yakimas. $8,000; Colvllle and Puyallup, $14, OOOj commissioner to soli lands of Puy alltips, $2,000; annuity to Chief Mones, $1,000; omployos, Colvillo agenoy, $1,200; Nez Perces agency, $1,000; Tort Hall Indian fund, $0,000; Nez Forces toachors, $0,000; Slssoton and Wohpoton fund, $18,400; Instruction of Bboshones and BannockB. at Fort Hall, $30,000; Shoshones, Bannocka and Shoepoators, Lohml ogonoy, $13,. 000; civilization of Josophe and Noa .Forces, $7,600; Nea Porces In Idaho, $5,000; Incidental expenses, Idaho. $1,000; Sawmills, Nea Percei reserva' "on, $3,000. a fori on or rw , n - i t ... " -""1JM under Heavy rfM iJKnouua TWO OREQON OOY3 uff k aTtilrt I - ' ""Sl Jllanf Wound.!. Man!!., March 8 TU 1 lwn ooneentratlng m tj,, the rMervoli. Tclar 1 Ui pany O, Second Oregon tolstjj 1. 1 llali their ground under , L,M.lr. k i .ant TOW . the remainder of the cotnMt, '-MS?a, by two companies 0I ih.F?, leglment. ilar.k.1 u,, ergifij SO and wourHling ,re battalions of t he TwemiaiJ, ltt fffSk) antry have retnfor.e-l Usdmi Lrlheom hr'Kde, "trQ jntF0 All the native huts i., uKjad -) stroytnl at Marlqouu. an I tht ,. jp0ntty; there Is pretty welt tlrfcJ t-irgesll rebels werti returning n srsi!) ir1&jC at surMkiwn. Appaienll; U7nflfnt secured a new supply ol smcli aSSKcn! munition reeentlv. as tbers tiiJftah noticeable dltfsrenoe durios Li?Hfcotl The Spanish MmrnlMionifuvWM'.1?0 endeavoring to secure tn fslsfprSulolt Spanish prisoners n the .1(jfjuiia,l Aguinaldo have returr.H to Mi.jpijBlcbtit fler 3,000,000 for their rtlMn&uinpi Aguinaldo has been (lttttflpentc0l 7.000.000, It is not likely tlu slon will be successful THIS IS BETTER. Amartran Tronpi Vlraio4 lilanil of Nvfioi, Washington, March 8 At! fiom General Otis at Mand, 1 in Washington. Indicates the u.i tory ami agreabie reception to the American troops which ik landed at the island of Nerrw. were sent there by Genenl M. Ho Mo. In eounuarid of Calwtl&KjJiT to take foimal posseMlon Utf&&f?' United States, which be did ryfrc trouble. tLth Previous to the time the troott ed, a co til mission from the iiliil Ited General Otis and said the? willing to surrender. anJ asked take the inhabitants unJer bit mm tlon. Tho congratulatory xil: General Mlllor. embodlei in Otis' dispatch, is particularly ing to the officials of the Jm;:.' tlon. as they believe that the It among tbe inhabitants of tbe li'x tliesg Sinenit .Nt?Hros Is such that there will a trouble in dealing with ttiera hem) General Otis' dispatch is as folton "Following from Ilo Ho, 4lh ts " 'Government. congreM and itants of Negros to General M1I.1 Ho: " 'We affectionately salute ym congratulate ourselves for tl.o arrival of Colonel Smith and under his orders, and beg you to this salute and congratulation! I) eral Otis, at Manila, as reprrsw of the government of tho United: in tho Phlliiminos. (blgncd) Uu "OTli NhalUit tha llaltKry. Manila, Maroh 8. -At dayligM i morning the enemy were dlscoi trying to mount a gun across tho from Ban Pedro.and tho Sixth sit. promptly sholled thu rebel btts Tumorarily stopping work, thesw poured n ftisilliulo of musketry tho rlvor, but a gunboni moved v cluarvd tho banks of tho stream n rnpld-flro guns. RESULTS OF THE EXPLOSIOggSf Nearly Flfljr Corpiat Takan Froa', HuIik at Toulon. Toulon, Murch 8. About BO cor? novo been recovered from the tho explosion of a powder nmu yestoiday botwoon La Bolno and W Ion. Tho remnlns of several otli' tlms are still buriod in tho dobrii- London, March 8, A special paten irom i'arls says It is m mat one 01 tno soldiers who pe'! in tho explosion of a notvdur moit yesterday morning nnnr Toulon b a long timo past been tho victim systematic persecution upon the r1'1 corporations, and Do hod vowed w avenged. It is added that this a inspected of having blown up the alMPj azino. Onlnri ( f.aava. Pnklni Afnrnl. a Tl. A ,nirlcl4 marines who havo boon guarding i united HtatOB legutionaro under om to lenvn. Tlin It MBolfin mill FreD embassies hare alsonotlflod tho gove'1 innnt fll tlinlr Inlnntlnn nf ywin ....W.I.UI W. "V" drawing tholr guards from their rer I tivo legations. no iiiroot Attncu. . s KtnMltn f 1. n 11r1.fl- lt.n rAMl'l i'luuilll, .uiiruil O. -Tlllltl 1110 --, l.o.l ., il.l J . ..Ilhtbl iu vuiiuuuiiriiiiMi lliuir loruua V.H purposo of attacking tho water wo'' no direct attoinnt was uiado to capt""! dm A r.,.ln,. .. . 111 u..o DatgCD'I i.w iiuiuiiuau IJUDIilUII IIIUIW- S . 1 s 1 1 I (lill'l uiuiua irom uenorai liaiu e "u - ,.s oral Whealon'g brlgados cleared ""I on ) ism la country today.