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MONMOUTH. 1’OI.K COUNTY. OKKHON. SATURDAY, APRIL 21.
T here are twenty-ceveu Japanese
students at the Michigan University.
TELE G R A P H IC .
V ictoria L ee , aged 1(5, polygamous
«laughter of Jolm 1). Lee, the Danite
chief of Utah, committed suicide, at
Winslow, Ariz., after a «lance, by tak-
iug laudanum, and died in a few
hours. No cause is assigned.
\i KpiifltDf of the Fniicipil KveuU Nuw
AiirttUtif Public Interest
COAST C U LL IN G S
CO NG RESSIO NAL.
(tevoted Principally to Washington Legislation Pertaining to the Interest
Territory and California.
of the Pacific Coast.
Everything of General Interest in a
H o g *.
The Central school buildi'.g at Seat
Roseburg has li iiished
Construct your troughs tor feeding
Lewis J. Willi,oils, medical dieector, ile, W . T., was burned to the ground.
, ,, „
1 be nomination of Consul-General
United Slates navy (retirtd), died at
During tbe past month it is esti 1 lings, so that each hog cannot appro
was discussed in see ret sea*
Baltimore, Md., in bis (59th year.
Und office at D il Norte, Colorado, ha. sion ne4rly lwo huurg aml u,„ ,K>inl mated that atamt $45,000 worth of priate more than a foot to himself.
Have divisions by means of small
The principal business block
of it-ign ei.
0f action was reached.
A ie»t vote real estate has changed hands in ttie
fenced yards so arranged that at least
I t is a curious fact that while thieen Cherokee, K**., burned. The loss is
A n ohl man,s stranger, was kinn-ked showed an overwhelming mujoritv in vicinity of Corvallis.
three sizes of pigs can slip under and
down by the Santa Monica, Cal., favor.
Hiram Smith, a prominent citizen
Victoria speaks German in her home between $75,000 anil $100000,
be divided into three grades and each
An explosion occurred in a dyna
i Senator Jones* bill
circle, the prereut German Empress
have a trough to eat from.
mite factory at Grenoble, France.
Ho i ung, the celestial smuggler state of Nevada $11,841) for
the tbe heart, after an illness of two pouring the swill into the troughs for
disregards it in hers and uses English Nine pe-sons were killed and others
captured at San Francisco, was re- j equipping of vuluuteers during the months.
the small pigs they will crowd into
as much as possible. English is the seriously injured.
leased on $1,1 KH) cash bail.
He is not, late wht lias lieen favorably considered
A small barn belonging to the Curl their pens first and out of the way of
fireside tongue of the Greek, Danish
by the senate committe on claims.
At Omaha, Neb., Peter V< rgo, a expected to appear for trial.
m East Salem, was burned.
t, y er „ties, safe, eating.
mechanic, in a moment of jealousy,
and Russian royal families.
Mrs. S. J. Evans lms been appointed
Senator Stewart presented to the 1 he origin was probably incendiary; take the second grade, aud they will
cut his young wife’s throat with a ra postmistress at Tualco, Snohomish senate a petition from the board of 1 '" , $100.
all I k * on an equality and out of the
I t is proposed to erect a monument zor so that she will die, and then at county, Washington territory, in place trade of Boise City, I. T., praying for
A young man named John Henry, way of 'he still larger ones.
the passage of a bill for the issuance while fooling with a pistol at Albany, manner a feeder can regulate the feed
to the memoiv of John Eliot, the tempted suicide by cutting bis own. of J. E. Smallmar., resigned.
His wound is not fatal.
A shooting affray occurred near of silver certificates, which shall circu accidentally shot himself through the ! and grade his hogs in eating, and
“ apostle to the Indians,’’ in Eliot
manage a large number and hi ve each
The will of the late John Roach, Summit Lake, Cal., between A. M late as money.
8<piare, Roxbury, Mass., and unveil it the well known ship builder, was tiled Bentley and 1. W. Hitchcock, farm
Articles of iucorporttien have been * et tt I>rolH‘r share of food, amt not
Senator Sherman, from the com
at the two hundredth anniversary of I for probate at New York.
Roach ers, which resulted ill the death of tbe mittee on foreign relations, reported file-il with the Secretary of State at Ket liurt- 1)0 not undertake to rape
his death, which occurs in about two! leaves all his estate to he divided latter.
a resolution as an amendment to one Salem of the Oregon Spiritualist So- yout lioge on grass alone. They need
The trial of Dr. L. A. Powell, at offered by Stewart, requesting the cietv of Portland, in the sum of $200 rtt lett81 ,,ne **Mr of com l * 1, ,ltty u' Sive
liming the members of his family and
Redmond City, Cal., who shot and president (in view of the difficulties
Young Ncsbit, accomplice of John lh?nl he/U H,ul *? n^ ,tralu* th*
T h e l’ iiigtu gold mines, the copjier
M rs. G. W. Turpin, wife of a pr mi- killed Ralph Smith, editor of the and embarrassments which have at Booth
the telegraph office burglary, * " ■ '" * fr?m
A, / * £
Tim*’» liiizrtlf, was begun in the Su tended the immigration of Chinese1 was
mines of Piug-chuan, the galena ■ent business m m of Weatherford,
brought down to Salem from "“ P?1.* of f
laborers, under tbe limitation of treat Eugene, examined and hound over in
mines of Jeho, and other mineral de- j Texas, was stabbed fourteen times in
is a great neutralizer of acids. Burnt
Benjamin Anderson, aged 58. fell ies with China) to negotiate a treaty $250 bonds.
the heart, and killed, by her fa'her, J.
posits of Northern China are about to j N. Alston, against whose wi-ties she dead in a saloon oil Montgomery with the emperor of China containing
cobs are good. Remember that clover
The resilience of Ike Herron, en is full of acid, and a sour stomach
he worked on western principles and married.
street. San Francisco. Deceased was a provision that no Chinese laborers
gineer on the O. S. L. at Huntington, soon leads to disease. “ An ounce of
by modern machinery, under the sup- 1 Fire originating in the gas of the a brother-in-law «»f Jim Keene, the j shall enter the Uliited States.
was totally destroyed by tire. Tlu* fire prevention is worth a pound of cure”
erintendence of Mr. Church, a mining foundry department of the Wood millionaire, but for several years past
Senator Dolph has reported his bill was discovered in time to save Mr. in this case.
has not lived with his wife.
to the senate authorizing the secretary Herron’s boy from a horrible death.
engineer engageil by the Chinese Reaper Works at Youngstown, Ohio.,
K i t t t i lt t l C « '.
The Kootenai Indians, uear Helena, of war to purchase the necessary land
made that ex|iensive plant a mass of
Charles Walton, of Lebanon, aged
The successful practice of ensilage
ruins. The loss is a quarter of a mil- Montana, are in an ugly condition. at the mouth of the Columbia aud 17 years, while handling a Imx of jmw-
during the past few years will no doubt
They are threatening to avenge the Yaqtiinu bay for the improvement of
li in, insurance, $80,000.
der, accidentally ignited it with a lead to its still further extension. Its
T iik theaters of London number
tnese two waterways. It is proposed
Members of the Salvation Arm y as
explosion burnt the economy of labor and material are
251) anil they give employment to 15,- sembled in Congress hall, London, to whites for murder. The governor has to construct a railroad some twelve match.
young man severely about the hands such as to recommend it to every
There are in the Unitnl witness the marriage of Gen. Booth's lieen called on for troops.
miles in length, at the mouth of the and face, but it is thought not fatally.
tanner who has horned stock to feed
The will of Bertha Berton, late pro Columbia, and bring material from a
States about 4,400 play houses giving second daughter, Emma, to
The water works question was sub during the winter. But we have not
employment to an army.
mitted to a vote of ttie people of Mil- as yet nearly exhausted the jiossibil-
civil service. Seven thousand persons rant, was tiled for probate by her hus provement of the mouth of the river
ton, anil carried by an overwhelming ities of this practice.
paid for amusements in this country
band, Flavien Berton. Deceased left is being carried on.
majority. A good, substantial plaut, ers have gone further than we have in
aggregate $1,009,000 a day, but man
Mr. and Mrs. J. J Reynolds arrivtd
A joint resolution requesting tbe for tire protection and domestic use, its application. They have g< t so far
agers complain that nio.it of this goes on the morning train from L is Vegas, $90 000, which she leaves to her bus president to open negotiations with the will be put in immediately.
as to do without a silo, and preserve
to the railroads.
N. M. Oil the way to a hotel Mr. baud aud two children.
government of Great Britain anil the
Two boys named Caldwell, aged 17 the fodder in sacks covered with a
James Madden, a lad 18 years of Dominion of Canada, for the purpose
Reynolds let a pistol fall from a
and 14 years, who live in tbe Gold tight roof, and either weighted down
T he city of Savannah,
G i., no pocket of an overcoat he had on his age, was killed alioard the schooner of having tbe Welland canal made Hill district, were arrested recently for I or drawn down by means of chains
longer uses river water, a sufficient arm. The hammer striking the pave Wigo, at San r rancisco. When near free to merchant ships of the United threatening the life of Max Jacoby of and screw bolts so as to compress the
ment, the revolver was discharged, tlie the top of the mainmast the youthful states, aud also for the construction , that place.
They have been lodged mass after it has heated sufficiently,
supply lieing «lerived from artesian shot striking Mrs. Reynolds in the
sailor lost his hold and fell to the hard an,j opening o f a free ship canal from j in the county j«il, their cases now he- to prevent injurious fermentation and
There are now fourteen of heart, killing her instantly.
deck many teet below, crushing his tjH, Ray Gf p undy to the Gulf of St. ing before the grand jury.
acidity. Another very ustful niodifi-
these wells at the water-works and
j, iwrence, at the joint expense of both
Forty farmers of Ashland
and akull and causing instant death.
Reseue Hook and Lnliler Company 1 °ation of the practice is to mix the
John Cook, a hrakeman of the nations. The president is also re- of Albany, tiled articles of incoriN.ru- cut fodder with dry straw, cut fine,
four more are being bond. They cost other Southern Kansas points organ
about $1000 apiece, anil those now ized a Vigilance Committee and made Southern Pacific Railway Company, quested to enter upon negotiations tion with the Secretary of State. The
11 a8H to ferment, by
was found on the track unconscious, with the projier authorities to secure
which tbe straw atisortis some of tbe
running furnish (5,000,000 gallons of a raid on a hand of Indians. Four of
the hand were caught and strung up badly bruised and cut, near Delta, Cal. to American vessels freedom of the
aroma of the fodder and becomes
wates daily. Probably Savannah is to the nearest tree. Niue more were He either fell from the top of a car or proposed canal to unite the Atlantic dent, E. L. Power, secretary, and H. softened and more digestible.
K. Merrill, financial secretary. The
the only city in the world thus sup chased into the sand hills of the Cher was thrown off by tramps who were and Pacific oceans, and also to take
however, is not a new discovery, as it
value of the properly is $t>()0.
okee sttip and are now surrounded in stealing a ride oil the blind baggage. similar steps to obtain an American
plied with water.
was first used by 1 >r. Voelcker several
C. Storm, met with a very severe years ago, and described by him in mi
a dug-on'. They refuse to surrender,
John Harkins, a teamster, met with merchantile service.
M r . K kei . k y ’ s mysterious motor and the farmers propose to starve a fatal accident at San Francisco. He
Senator Stewart appeared before the Coos Bay. It seems he was using a article published in tbe Journal of the
will soon he inspected under the or-
senate committee on military attiirs, crowbar, and that a large rock fell on Royal Agricultural Society of Eng
land long before ensilage was first
Miss M. Austin Jones, dropped dead a small bridge, when a heavy truck I an(| j(reHt,ntt>d the claim of the State
ders of the Pennsylvania court. Ben-1
the end of the bar, sanaing it to tly
used in America or in England.
at Boston, Miiss., of heart disease, at laden with iron approached in the op- of Nevada for money paid by that
up, and striking him a heavy hbw on
nett C. Wilson claims that in 18(59, the Hotel Yendome, during a recen jiosite direction.
The two vehicles state during the civil war for enroll
Reliable stockmen of Ada County,
Keeley, who was then poor, assigned tion which she was giving.
She had collided, Harkins was thrown frem nis ment, pay,
and transportation of loosening some ol his teeth.
Idaho, say that glanders has appeared
him half of his invention.
He has j been called upon for a song, and gave seat, and a wheel of the truck passed troips. The state paid $119,800 dur
Owing to the difficulty in locating among their horses.
asked the court to appoint experts | a selection, a repetition of which was over his head, bursting his skull and ing the war for this purpose, which it the site for the new school house ut
A single diseased animal may entail
requested. In response she sang one
borrowed, and upon which sum it has
who will lie sworn to secrecy, but who i
Brownsville, the motion grunting the a loss in a community amounting to
stanza of another song, but in the
The pavilion where the first citrus already paid $229,897 interest.
will have the right to insist that the ! middle of the second verse sank to fair was held was burned to the state now asks that this slim he re directors juiwer to borrow $5,000 h.is thousands of dollars. It cost Missouri
motor lie taken to pieces and the the floor and expired almost immed ground at Riverside, C a l.; also the turned to it. A t the time tbe expense been reconsidered, and no provision is $1,000,000 and ten months’ time to
brick block adjoining,
containing was incurred an officer of tbe govern now made for building a new house stamp out pleuro-pneumonia, while
the loss to tbe cattle-men of Kentucky
— - - : —
A passenger train on the Erie rail Wells, Fargo A Co.’s exjiress office. ment promised that the state should
.lines Andrews, boatswain of the ha« reached $2,000,000.
I n the French chamber and Senate
British ship Stock bridge, died
The truly beef cow is a small and
there are no less titan eighteen differ with a freight train at a point six insurance $11,000. On Wells, Fargo A equipment, pay and trans|Mirtatioii of board that vessel. He had been sick
brief milker, often failing to give sup-
miles below tbe city. The many cars Co. block, estimated $10,000, and the tioops employed to defend the over
ent cliques. The republicans are di of which the freight train was com insurance nearly covers the loss. The land stage line, and other purposes.
u short time and under the doctor’s port to her ealf, and the ultimatum is
bunds, and while the ship was being reached when the beef tyjie actually
vided into the left and the left center, j posed, together with two engines, were fire was caused by the explosion of a
moved hciohs to Albina he attempted undermines tbe fpuction of mother
the extreme left and some three or piled up in a shapeless mass. The en lamp in lighting up tbe pavilion.
r O R T L A N I l P K O lU 't 'K J IA K H K T . to go up out of the forecastle, blit fell hood promise« the obliteration of a
tragedy took place at Twin
four other smaller factions. The two gineers and firemen of both trains
back and died in a few minutes.
He beefy family, while motherhood, in its
saved their lives by jumping, hut the Bridge, Montana. The victim, a man
B u tter —
first represent the conservatives or op
30 was a native of Devon, England, aged broadest and most complete sense, is
was severely, named Day, who kept a saloon tln-re, Fancy roll, 0 lb......
portunists. To them belong Carnot, though not fatally injured.
the nredominant trait of-the dairy
None of was found dead near h’.s place.
The Inferior g ra d e .......
The big b.irge which Wiherg A cow.
Ferry, Raynal, Kouvier, Ribaud, the the passengers sustained fatal injuries, murderer, after killing Day, poured a P ick led ..................
Sixty million pounds of prunes
824 Johnson leased from the O. R. A N.
Republiqut Frannais» and the majority
The State Normal school at Terre quantity of coal oil over the body and California r o ll .......
36 company spuing a leak at Fort Stev were im|sirted into the United States
of the senate. The extreme left is led Haute, Ind , was burned completely
C heese —
ens, and listed over far enough to last year, but California is growing
Eight hundred burned to an unrecognizable crisp. Eastern, full cream
by Dr. Clemenceau on the floor and except the walls.
16 slide her cargo of 500 tons of stone ibis crop more largely every year, and
pupils were in the building when the One Kline is under arrest on suspic Oregon.
in the tribune or the ehamber of ilepu- lire broke out, all of whom escajied ion.
m into the restless sea. The stone also it is only a matter of time when tbe
20 carried along the hog chains, posts, foreign product will be run out of our
Boos - Fresh..................
ties; in the president’s chair of that without a scratch. They lost, how
When the announcement was made
D r ie d F r u it s —
8 anchors, lines and everything else that markets by home grown products.
bo«ly by M. Floquet. To it belong a l-1 ever, most of their hooks and wraps at San Francisco that one Dr. Keme Apples, qrs, sks and bxs...
After getting rid of the The California prune is said to be su
6 was loose.
so Lockroy,Goblet, Nebaud, Freyc.net. In pursuance of the policy of tbe had attempted to kidnap Florence Apricots, new crop............
18 raj 28 load she straightened up and quit perior to the foreign, »m l sells at bet
State there was no insurance on the Blythe, heir to the millions of the Peaches, unpeelen. new ...
The present premier, Floquet, is in the
structure. Its cost was $189,000, of Blythe estate, not much was thought ■Pears, machine dried.......
very first rank of French statesmen, which the city of Terre Haute gave
A couple of trumps broke into tbe
Common pine tar is excellent for
of the circumstance, as Reme is con 'Pitted cherries.
plums, Oregon ........
124 residence of Mr. Maxwell, who resides colds in poultry. Put a tahlespoonfiil
anil has formed the second ablest min $80,000, in addition to the grounds.
sidered a half-witted individual. Miss ¡Pitted
0 near Irving, Liree county, and took of tar in a quart Imttle, add twenty
Figs, Cal., In bgs and bxa..
istry that France has had since the j About 100 laborers, employed on Blythe’s grandfather, J. C. Perry, Cal. Prune«, French.........
about $40 worth of clothing, etc.
It drops of carbolic acid and one ten-
German armies left her soil.
seems Maxwell and his wife were out spoonful of crude petroleum.
F lo u r
land Gap, struck for $1 50 per day. evidence that the boy who entered in
cinet is a civil engineer by profession, This the contractors refused, and the
Portland Fat. Boiler, # b b l$
4 00 of the house at the time, hut near by, add hot water aud shake well before
to the plot under the influence of Salem . d o
4 00 and Mrs. Maxwell found them in there
and Goblet is a manufacturer.
using, giving a teaspoonful of the tar
strikers posted notices throughout tbe Reme, was ottered $10,000 if Florence White Lily 4» bbl ............
Mr. Maxwell water to any fowl that may have
surrounding country warning «11 that could lie captured.
Country brand.................. 3 60 « 3 75 and gave the alarm.
P rofessor H ooan leapeil fiorn a if any o „e went to work in the tun
The town of Boca, Cal., is on the 3 iperrtne.......................... 2 60 « 2 75 ' took after them and succeeded in ca[>- hoarse breathing or that seems debili
G r a in —
, luring one of them at the time and tated from colds. It may lie kept con
ball.Hin at Jackson, Mich. The first nel at reduced prices they m:ght ex verge of a riot. The difficulty origi Wheat, Valley. If 100 lbs .. 1 224« 1 ilfi was lodged in jail.
stantly on band, and is a very cheap
pect to he shot down.
The contrac tinted between the admirers of two
Walla W alla......... 1 15 « 1 16
attempt at asc< nsion was a failure, but tors secured men and put them to
The Chinese pheasants which were and excellent mixture.
women. Th e factions finally formed, Barley, whole, ( f ctl...........
ground, |f ton....... 20 On Or‘25 IXJ introduced into the Willamette valley
the second one was a success, and the work.
Ttie strikers, who had been and the town is now divided into two
Of tbe 3,500.000 bushels of peanut*
Oats, choice milling if bush
air ship soon reached a higlit of 1,000 drinking heavily, apjieared on the clnsnei— employes of the brewery and do feed,good tocholce.old
46 <m 47 a few years ago, have alnady Itecome raised in 188(5, worth about $3,000,000,
Win. Beck, a brewer, Rye, If 100 lb s.................... 1 10 « I 2A so numerous that they can he seen Virginia raised 2 500,000 bushels—
A t this elevation the baloon scene, and as soon as the men took lumbermen.
F eet *—
their place«, opened fire on them with was shot, hut it is thought he will re
from the passing trains in large num five-sevenths— in half a dozen counties
seemed to stand still, ami by the aiil
rifles, shot guns and revolvers.
Five cover. Beck's friends caught his sup Bran, If ton....................... 16 00 @ 17 00 bers. Although Bill protected l,y law, in the southeastern portion of the
of glasses Hogan could be seen e«lg- laliorers, whose names are not asoer-
posed assailant in a bar-room, m d a Hav, r ton. baled..............
«18 00 their slaughter baa commenced. The State. J. W. Johnson of Richmond,
g over the siile of the car. Suddenly tt’ ined, were killed outright.
general row took place, many being Chop, if ton........................ 23 00 #25 00 fact fb t th« y stay in the open fields claims that for fodder the vines are
A t Centerville, Ga., thirteen persons badly cut and injured. The brewery Oil cake meal ? t o n ............ 32 00 «33 Ot all tbe time, and cannot tie driven in nearly equal to clover hay. Hogs will
a cry went up, “ He’s jumped,” an«l the
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crowd craned tin ir necks to see the | were poisoned, two of whom died. men sent word over that they intended Apples, Oregon, I f box...... 1 21 (A 1 50 to tbe blush, would make them es- fatten on nuts left in the ground.
Nathan M. Cochran, who owns a corn to take the town.
jiecially adapts d to this countiy.
Peanuts are raised on land which will
Cherries, Oregon, if drm...
man dash himself to pieces. The par mill about three hundred yards from
At Santa Barbiira, Cal., tbe Fruit Lemons, California, F b x ..
Governor Pennoyer lias made the not grow corn, tobacco, or wheat
achute failed to work at first, anil the his house, bait taken some corn there Growers of California li ive adopted a Limes, If 100.....................
verslde oranges. If box..,
daring aeron mt wits seen shooting to to grind, leaving it in the mill over resolution petitioning ( ’ongre-a to aji- Ki
public— Donald McL°od, Portland ; F.
I«*a Angeles, do
A poor horse eats as much as good
earth with lightning speed.
A mo night, and grinding it the next day. propriate not less than $50,000 to be Peaches, i f b o x .................
O. Buckman, Pendleton; J. M. Kin- one; scrub cattle as much as grades
The meal wag taken home and gome used by the department of agriculture
H idrs —
ting, Hebo, Tillamook county; J. E. or thoroughbreds ; mengrel poultry a*
ment la Ur, however, the umbrella-
of it was used for dinner.
In a few for the purpose of sending experts to Dry, over 16 lbs, 0 fb.........
Kirkland, Milton ; S. R. Train, A l much as grades or pure breed*. Thin
sliapid life-presirver Ojiened its wings minutes Cochran wag deathly sic k
those counties where the fruit pests Murrain hides..................
bany ; John A. Guyer, Pendleton; why keep inferior stock? If this be
and Hogan's rapid
was Shortly afterward his two grandchil are known to have originated to dis Peita ................................
James Thom peon, Cherry Creek, sound reasoning in regard to animals,
io £ i
Van e t a b i . es
checked. From that point he dropped dren were stricken. In the meantime cover, if possible, their natural enem
! Grant county ; O. Rosenblatt, Port why may not the same reasoning be
24 land , 1 I Myers, T I d ' Dalles , S B
step ies, the parasites, and introduce them Cabbage, 0 tb....................
slowly and reached the earth safely in Mrs. Gaddis, Mr. Cochran's
applied to trees and shruba? The
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mother, who hail used some of the into thia country, also that the depart Carrots. 0 sa ck .................
F.akin, Jr., Eugene C ity; Jamea P. rare ami beautiful forms of evergreen
four minutes at a point about one and same meal, was thrown into convul
ment of agriculture be authorized to Onions .............................
Austin, Seaside; H. T. Bingham, and deciduous trees take up no move
9 1 10
one-half miles from the city.
Tbe family of W . 8. Ward make actual experiments here in tbe Potatoes, new, 0 ICO lbs ..
7b Portland; W. S. Hutford, N ew port; space and coat no more to grow than
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foolhardy man dropped 500 feet be ! also fell victims, making thirteen in field, and, if possible, to overcome
L"*lie Powell, Creaoent; A. A. U rqu -' the inferior kinds everywhere seen and
Bast Oregon. Spring clip..
fore bis parachute opened properly.
| Valiev Oregon.
| nowhere prised.
10 j hart, Rufus. Waaco conntjr.