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Polk County Observer.
PiililUln-il Every Saturday.
"The tmvn of Monmouth i> «¡united in the
center of the richest |«art of folk county,
eight mile» s mth of the county »eat. Dulltis,
and two and oiic-lialf mile» >n«t of tile thriv
ing town ot Independence, and contain» a
Kipulatiou <if over ton. Tlie location i» a
».•autiful one, on a rich rolling |irairi»', and
for general healthful tie»«, tlie »¡tc is afl that
could I*- dc»in«l. Monmouth otter» many
tulvuntagc», and thorcwontcniiihttin^any en-
terpri«,' are invit,«1t,, confer with our citizen«.
The i ip-jmvF.H will !»• r.a I in every township
and ay every |«i.«totInc in the entire county,
and therefore uncxeelli»! a» an advertising
Tlji‘ Observer finir mentii» for 50cts.
Itii'inc»« M cution.
I. T. Mirimi thè deiitist, a; Dalla.»
J . ( '. Wortll's line g: »-i rie».
Head olir new adverti.»emeiit.» tlii» week.
The F. M. A. »toro ha» new goods.
Cotinoway A Cooper hardware men Inde
T h e lat<**t iti tln* je w e lr y lino ut
ILonry R u tter-o n ’*.
Dentistry Mr»t eia«« Work dune by I. T.
Masoli ut bulla».
Paint», OH», Vami»h at II. K. I*atter.snn's
Feilton A" Tniitt, thè b'iullng inerehiint.» of
Dalla», look at their stock lieldre going ei»e-
P e r so n a l M ention.
F ra n k M ulkoy took in A lU in y last
Tnom lay .
l l l . u t : 4\t> U K IK A B O I TK.
T o -n ig h t at th e Cha|H‘l.
F in e w eather for th e pienle at tlak
F ld . K. M . M esslck is at P ortlan d d ro v e .
th is w eek.
T h is i» splendid g rass-grow in g
tir a n t s . W o lv e rto n , o f S jsik a n o w eath er.
F alls, is lion-.
t iregou S ta te N orm al school exor-
K o y t, o f l ’orrydalo, w as in ei.se« n e x t w eek.
tow n AV edite.silay n ig h t.
StrawlH*rrles a re reported a dull
C hostet <*. Coati antl Irv . W o o d *, sale at ¿0 ets per gallo n .
w ere ht tow n W ednesday n ig h t.
T h e expression “ w e need ra in ” is
Mr». R otta Pow ell and Mi»« H ayos not frequ en tly heard th e se d ays.
woro in Saloni W ednesday.
T h e M onm outh hand is a tte n d
W in . Poreival has returned from ing th e O range p icn ic a t O ak d ro v e .
u trip to So u th ern O regon.
Independence now has steam pow-
M i«s C arnahan, w ho is teach in g at e r attached to th e W ater w o r k s putnj
Y aq u in a C ity v isited frien d s here
a tru stee m eetin g w ill be held at
th is w eek.
th e Norm al chapel T u esd ay 10 a . m .
Horn, to th e w ife o f II. C\ F o x , of
A nu m ber o f fish in g excu rsion s
D ixie, on May 27th, a son, w eight R
h av e been planned b y citiz en s o f this
place for th e com in g su m m er.
Im p rov em en ts are bein g pushed ¡9i
A large num lier o f people w ill be
all parts o f o u r co u n ty . P o lk w ill
in atten d an ce at th e com m encem ent
not he behind.
I'M -rris s a f O regon ^ tato N orm al
KeV. A .T . .\ d k itls,ofC orv td lis w ill school.
d eliv e r tlie baccalaureate serm on to-
T h e Im prov em ents b ein g m ade to
m orrow at 11 a. in.
buildings in th is v illag e th is spring
K dw in T . H atch , n ew ly elected
tire v ery num erous and are n o t con
senator o f P o lk co u n ty , v isited rtn-
fined to one section.
Salen i W ednesday.
A neat in v ita tio n and p rog ram m e
R e v . H itner’s ap p o in tm en t for o f th e fourth an n iv ersa ry o f th e W il-
services at th is place th is ev en in g a n u u ette F n iv e r s itv , S a lem , to he
w ill not he held.
held J u n e Rih to l ltli, ’88, is on our
d ra h a m <ila*s, J r . , has sold th e tab le.
P o lk C ount;/ If d in n er to W . A . W a sh ,
“ It is absurd to spi-ak (>f th e 'foot
o f A lb in a . T h Q I fn n h n - has been a p rin ts o f tim e ,’ w hen
good paper u nd er th e m anagem ent know n that lim e llie s,” says an e x
o f M r. G lass, and we tru st th e pre ch an ge. Y e», but m an y a tim e flies
sent as m uch success.
leave fo ^ prints, sn h irty .
»ulistltute for th e figures correspond
ing letter* o f th e nlphaliet. a» A for
1. B for 2, ( ' fo rd , etc. T h e result
w ill g iv e th e nam e by w hich yon
are popularly know n.
In re-ponsc to an in v ita tio
senior da»» o f th e Norm al schoo
at th e resid ciuv o f Ju d g e liu ti
Frid ay ev en in g last ft»r a sodi
and candy p u llin g. T h e can
a stnress and it was a v ery
gath erin g, and th e deft finger
Indie- soon w ere h and ling fir
en then m ilk y w hite m u ss’s i T
T h e u n tirin g efforts i-N Il# A w * 1 o c í e .
Misses B u tle r in eiitertainliu.w ^ ^ —
to th e w an ts o f those
was appreciated by all. T . OREGON
m eetin g was a farew ell g ath erii
■Mug of General In tere« 111 • Devoted to the Intanata of Farmer*
socially o f th e class.
O bserver .
NO. 14 .
tetón will apeud $2,000 more in
Saving the cream daily untilenough
lin n . W ells D rury, w ho w ill Jflin g the levee along the Um atilla f()r a churning has accumulated is
romeinlierod liere as th e form er/er.
wrong. The best butter is made from
Usher o f th e ('h ristlau J/< •otent
Th e wife and child of H on. J . D cream that lias been recently removed
Burnett, of DougUe county, are very ■ from the milk.
m arried to Miss F ila Hi»!'
no, N evada, m M a y 2 fit’ ’
A g xxl deal is said about the “dairy
W . P. W atson, of Toledo, fell from form” of tlie cow. But it must not be
ry is remi'inln-red k :
ding, on which he was
was working, taken for granted that every angular
m any friends, w h o “-
and fractured one of his ribs.
cow is a good m ilker, and every smooth,
bride ti b righ t futm lSc. ; Tini
straight-lined cow a poor one.
we republish fro«> 14«sl5o.
qo • 1 " spring gun
* for irophers,
* while v-
A fter the lieu is set and process of
( ¡(W fir.
oner, * * w . p la c in g its operation to a fiiend lost | incubation begun, it ia desirable th at
F or fino u ntoli work ¡fu tu 1’. N.
1 lie iin cxp
one of hi» thumbs by its unexpected nothing disturb the lien. Every pre
(ir a n t at 11. 15. l ’u tterso n ’s.
W ells D rury
caution should lie taken to keep her
tor, in Reno
The finest line of ilres» good» ever hroilght
w,is ti grec roll, per pound,
G. W . D uncan, a prom inent citizen setting steadily until tim e for the eggs
to Folk county are tobe fmnd at ( '. ti. Coad'a
friends, w l» (*2 0 c.;
inferior ° f Staytou, who suffered severe in- to hatch.
thè new «t^v Dulia.».
juries by falling from a step-ladder
According to some experim ents re
maiO in 1
sonic days since, is not expected to re- cently made in H olland, cattle fed on
All gimd» will I h ' «old at
<1. ('oad'» new
boonim J.t" n -. 16^ ^ c ' : 0 r e - ; cover.
hay with other food increased in live
»ture. Dalla», at piiees th.it defy i - oiiijk - itimi.
deflhil » 1 ornia,
T he House com m ittee on com m erce weight more than those fed witli en
You »houli! not ini»» thè chance lo exumine
reti'iir.Es!— BiVAs, par s a c k ,, made a favorable report of the bill an- silage. but those fed with eti ilt^o
thi» «tock lx-1'ore j hi n 1 iti-In.r elsewliere.
gave more and better butter.
U oodnm n tutti Dmity havo fotir
Poor, sandy soil should not be left
“ D avis” scw ittjr m aohinos, whioh
T h e N elson N ealy place, on th e
M tigniliecut view s m ay I k * had afi
uncultivated. Carefully prepare the
th o y aro o (Ferini' at cosi for tlu* n oxt
th ir ty ilay s in orti or t > d o so tlie in I.u ck iam u te, w ill lie sold ¡it public from Cupids k n o ll, West o f th is vil-1 1
)• land, sow to buckwheat, tmd plow the
« u t. T h o y aro tirsi class, cali and sale S atu rd a y , J u n e Kith, b y tlie ad luge, and th is is th e season o f th e
)f buckwheat under when tlie crop is iu
noe th o m .
m in istra to r, L . D am on.
O a r in w hich th e y are m ost beaut'
lO blossom. In this way the land may
J . S. \Vuterhnii»e hit: ; a full line Of paints
Q gradually be made productive.
M r. Dan H e w itt, on th e L ik k la - fill.
A few stakes around a young tree,
and oli», givi: lilm a cali
m ute had a barn raisin g W ed nesd ay
A $75,000 fire ooeured in S.
witli barbed wire wrapped around tlie
(io to noe thè opeuing uf new good» at the
¡it w hich a n u m b er o f citizen s o f th at T h u rsd ay.
T h e H olm an e'
stakes, will protect trees from anim als.
new sture at Dalla».
W ith this method fruit trees may be
v icin ity participated .
liglit p lan t and ngrieultum '
TI toso h aim n o cks tit tho ^ ’arm ors
plantAl in a field given up to stock.
Hupply Depot ¡»re nobhy and ohoap.
Pyrethrum or buliacii will kill the
c. c . c «d la closingout thè hankrupt th rou gh here W ednesday to lie pre on ly p artly Insured.
apple tree worms.
W ith a bellows
of blow flic powder^into the nests (or
T h e ju r i s t hut church
stock of gissi» lately brotlght to Dalla», sent at tlie com m ission ers co u rt at
tic webs) after four o elo ck in the after
¿They are ¡iti tir das» « 1 . 1 » ami must l>c I Dallas w hich convened T h u rsd a y . ; annual cnni|w icctiiig a
noon— the later the better— for the
M r. Jo h n Dieus had a valuable g rM n d s from J u n e 1 F
rly worms will then he in tlie nests. The
(ill ¡Hill »l'O the bankrupt »teck of goods at hoi ipse snagged one day la te ly , from Persons p ay in g fuP
va« powder will kill them instantly.
Dalla». They must lie noli! in the next (50 the' effects o f w h ich it is feared lie lie returned ¡it one
Pig pens should not be in the same
flays. New is the time to get y « « 1 bargain».
•will n o t recover.
A sack o f th e
Every fetir .»elil fully guaranteed.
per them movable m uch valuable manure
elm s. U ohrer, froili N a sh v ille, on h av e seen tnf'i
Sp ectacles p rop erly tbi-u- e:l and
hi« can be secured from the saturated
a ccu rately fitte d a t H enry P atti rson’s. th e O. P . R. U. w as in tow n sev eral th is ottice by
earth around the old sites, while the
E v e ry pair W arranted. N o fit, no d ays th is w eek. H is m an y friends d ay . W e *
)Wn change to fresh places will greatly
s a l e .'
are alw ay s glad to see h im .
are promote cleanliness and health.
M essrs B a rz .v A R obertson are fill
It is not best in planting young or
Frytf? and P erciv a l b ro u gh t in e x te n d t
in g up th e ir M onm outh store w ith a
tied chards to trust to laliels or to memory.
fin e lint* o f goods; am ong o th er
Both mtO’ fail. T he only sore way to
tilin g s
n o tice a nice lo t o f wall ti d rove o f 1500 fine m u tton sheep for th ,e
ran know wliat trees are planted is to
th e P ortlan d m a rk et; tdso F ra z e r and on ‘ 7
tned make a record at the time of laying
You can get first class ced ar sliin- Daily ^<o for th e sam e m a rk et.
and the orchard out in a map and m ark
g les from G oodm an and D ou ty, Di-
>nee ing on th at each variety.
In m ultiplying very scarce and dear
discovered a coal vein ten m iles aliov
Fee varieties of potatoes, gardeners plant
H en ry Patterso-.i has ju s t received
d of the eyew in hot beds early, placing in
a new stock o f a ll the latest n o v elties Sw eet H om e, L in n co u n ty , w lf
Miss ricii soil, and from each eye will get
in th e jew elry lin '. N 1 old goods in th e y consid er v alu ab le; T h e y s
h is stòck.
J * o p ia and ex a m in e is seventeen to tw en ty -fo u r
severalQplants. These may be set out
th e ip ,
t f t - in the open ground, and cu lliv stid
th ick and w idens as th e y d<
i has the same as potatoes planted in tl e
Shelly and Vanda i » • la th e lead with
F ra n k C ollins w ill soon
thr lurgi-t «tu®.
"' ' i! il i n litt’idisv in
ding usual way.
indent mlene O Their prices compare with repair on th e w are he
There uro a good many cattle coni
ilio tunc» and all goods arc warranted first place, l ie is caleu latin
Eu- ¡ng out of their barns and stables this
or a spring with the hair rubbed otf ill
(in tu Dallas and get the advantage ’ of the in a now clean er, wl
W hether it be barn
Jòw price», that the new shx-k of good.» un
near itch, or some other m inute parasite,
tieing clicod ont at. This is the tirs' time a m uch faster rate
wlio the old fashione I cure is the b est:
111 1‘ulk county that new goods were ever A ll th e needed -
1 hi» Hoftiher and lard well applied.
T h is
sold a» Cheap. Now 1» your time.
w ill he done lv
it he knocks all of them.
T h e “ < tsborne” m ow er luis an in i- ( J > com e ill.
if a sample of sweet cream is di
proveniont tifi- y ear w h ich , i» far flu ttering
sonic vided, and both parts are kept at a
ahead o f anO thlng. Call and
sisted favorable tem perature for ripening,
th em at (io o d m an and D ou ty ’s In- and a large
a re- and tlie air is excluded from one and
mBtdy a free exposure given to the other,
'iTrousanil» of ladies sty it is tlie best tliej
both will sour at the same time, but
ever ustsl. They mean the W hite sewing
J i K<i tlavift will or.ly be increased in the
mueliincs—you will find them at Raster A
hotel- one exposed to the air. Churning tlie
Vernons, Independence, brick bkictA
y left two parts will show this.
Dr. Waterliousc of this plaec lias made art
T lie pep|>eriiiint growers of W ayne
a city county, N. Y., where three-fourths of
some remarkable cure» of bad cuses of
south, tiie world’s oil is produced, are com
fchnmie female compluint; lie cures every
d, and plaining that the prospects this sea
ttase, even after pliyslelun» liavc given tliem
of last son Hre tlie worst for twenty years.
Up. C(trresi»)ii(lenee solieitcil.
id wife They t-uy that Jap an ese oil is now be-
Parties c-ont"tiiplatiiig building, will do
le left , mg »old in America at such ratos that
Well to consult Itatv»--- and UnlK-rtson, and
I the former large profits from the busi-
Ihcic prices on shingles, «a»h and door».
th and I ness are greatly I cbmciuh I.
Do not now trim shrubbery that
N o te th e follow ing »peeitiltii - at
s very blooms on lis t year's wood, if you de
Hhellv A V an d u y n s: 15 inch em broi-
) same sire abundance of 11 >wers.
T h e best
>ler s k irtin g , New pert »••¡trl*. ehinih's
lay and way >s to cu t out the old anil weak
e h in ile cord, fancy o rn am en ts for ta
i have wood immediately after flowering. A
ble scarfs, etc.
rs near judicious thinning, if too large amt
A ll fa rm e r-w h o intend pm ch a sin g
men thick a head remains, will improve
s e lf hinders should call anil »ee the
the quality of the (lowers, but to cu t
new “ O sbo rn e” at < io o d m an ’* and
y have hack the whole head is not the best
D ou ty ’*, In d ep en d en ce.
way in America.
m a n y new’ im p ro v em en ts and ¡ni et
T lie garden should he near the
tire ly new road w heel.
tie O. A house but free from shade.
8 c t no
T h e celebrated hrnadhead
goods ju s t m v iv e d d irect fi
waiting den. Have it laid out so th at as much
metory at Shelly <v Vanduja'
idetrar k work as possible may lie done by horse
ors absolu tely guárante;
to be power. A sandy loam is tlie best soil
goods for th e m otley.
ae com- for most vegetables.
F se no green
M rs. Ia iR a n s ie u rt i;
s about manure in the garden. T h e standard
In d ep en d en ce, hav,'
le owner fertilizers are good. Use wo »1 ashes
x>f ladie« m uslin u n i l l J
sals ry of freely and slops from the hr. use. The
jfio v e *. m it», collars.I
replace. Loss to building omu n v ,- a w< oaten structure, was » u w » * . . —
will be secret of success in gardening, as in
W ear, h an d k e rch ief
tu b reason oi im i
courtship lies in sm ill attentions fre
dimensions, and was literally blown to
tio n ery , lxxik«, ere ¡<
is never there after the first strik e.—
A warrant was sworn out before quently and steadily bestow.d.
W hile the otfirers were all at dinner pieces.
in n u m erable. C a lli.) Court,
T he men being at dinner,
Drake'» Mug m i n e .'
Ju stice Lyons of Fox Valley, Linn
Mr. D. B W idr, says ho nas solved
in g elsew here.
Q> one 0f thieves kicked in a window of the there was no loss of life.
-—•‘Night-caps are coming into favor county, charging
Mart Hmitli, his the problem of the plum crui ulio. A
P ratt County Bank, at P ratt, K a s ,
Ml stolen and got away with $4,016, all in cu r
H. 8. W heeler, recently employed again,” say the fashion journal» Bless brother, and another man, whoee I m ixture of on pound of Faria green,
At the rency. Precaution had been taken to by the government in the construc those innocent fashion w riters; “night name could not be learned, with t h e 1__________
or London __________________
purple, and sixty
J . O , CrnW m rd o f (i
tion of lighthouses on tlie Oregon caps” have never been o a t of favor. attempted murder of d ia r ie s Thom as, of water sprayed over the trees jn st
to ll's g allery o f Albat1 n,:" aor
| coast, dropped dead of heart disease Ask the bartender» — B ottan Globe.
two weeks since.
They are now in t««fore blossom buds shall open, then
g a lle ry at th is place «ned the safe.
at Alameda, Cal. Deceased who was
— "How would I advise you to be custody. The Sm iths are enemien of a spraying of soap emulsion two weeks
W illiam Kem ¡»ton, an old fanner a nicmt>er of the Masonic order, is
til th e 12th o f J u n e inabi r of
st North Booth Bay, Maine, was m u » about 55 years of age, and a widower. gin P” responded an old actor to an as the Thom ases, and are supposed to la- later, with a third spraying about
o f ta k in g th e g ra ih n w *
pirant for stage gloriae. “Well, the leaders of the vigilance com m itte Ju n e 10lh, will eff -ctu illy destroy the
k in d s o f p iio tn g m p ffr ^
dtred by Llewellyn yu im b y, aged 20.
A three-story brick building owned best plan ie to begin like a good din sworn to exterm inate them or make curoulio, as well as kill leaf lice, aphis
and ou t door v ie * ?
The murderer was captured after a
them leave the country.
and other injurious insects.
v iew * w ill lift at|_
desperate tight, during which he re- by the Hharon estate, and occupied by ner; with the e n p a T. Tribune.
strayed in ceived a severe scalp wound from a the W est Coast F urn itu re Co., burned
Bennett camp, No. 8, Indian W ar
There are in Am erica over 4.000,000
p m m p tn e—i.
—The milky way— “ HoP on, boy!
clam w o rk. P ie H xlges, of rhot fired by A. H . K enniston, his at San Francisco.
T h e loss to the Don’t put no water In den» ease to Veterans, near Halem, have elected tl e farms, large and smell.
A\e use th e i n - v . ci ndren victim ’s son.
building is estimated at $50,000. The day. Fill 'em np wtd enow. Dat e de following officers: Joh n G. W rigln, nearly 2 0 0 0 0 ,0 0 0 acres of improved
and can m ak e a
A terrible tragedy is reported from F u rn ilu re C o.’» lo»s is $15,000, insur same color ae da milk, an' we must be ca p ta in ; Jo h n Havage, firal lieutenant ; land, and their total value iarom e'.hing
clo u d y w enthi ■r :i«e quite a
O»ccola, Ark. A widow named Allen ance $10,0tl0. A finely wrought cabi jes m hones' ae we kin, whenever we N. K. Doty, second lieutenant ; T. C. like $10,000,000,000.
in M o n m o u th o > n ntj, f,
Bhaw, orderly sergean t; E. H Piper, are not, of course, vety comprehensive.
th e ]»uri«»s<- o f nut
commissary sergean t; D. C. Thomas, They simply convey the idea of va»t-
r;. * * rellt 16 year-old boy and 10-year-old girl to the Sydney ex posit ion from this
C haw \T"
—The old adage le good in these color b earer; W m. Townsend, musi ness of area and equal vastness of im
,1ng on the were fatally injured, by four mis- State, and valued at $2.000, was de-
cian . E . J . Chamber», corporal of the portance. Th e estim ated value of the
them leave# creants. F ou r young white farmers stroyed. T he furniture factory of A. days of progress and innovation: “Do
uot he the first by whom the new ia guard; delegates to the state encam p yearly products of these farms is be
a ill jum p tip,
m ent, Frank M. Hmith and T . C. tween $2,000,000,000 and $3,000,000,-
and strike the borhood Saturday night have been ar- Joh n Cuff, adjoining, were damaged tried, nor yet the lent to Met the eld
its fore paws.