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About Polk County observer. (Monmouth, Polk County, Or.) 1888-1927 | View Entire Issue (July 21, 1888)
R oyalty lias its drawbacks, Prin
cess Louise of Lome is just 40, and |
can’t piss herself of as 30, for the fa ct!
is recorded in all the English almanacs.
They A re
KpiUwne of ihr Principal Eventi
in m u n e Public luterani
Devoted Principally to Washington
Territory and California.
Parmer, Reliable Quotations Carefully iteviaed
A llow eJ
\ V h i « | » « r i n Tr rfrlr H o m e s .
It would appear that nowhere is the
patriarchal system carried to a greater
W ebster was tn college at fifteen,
ericnt than among the Armenians.
A man named Cleveland Kinne was
gave earnest of his great future I k fore
W H E A T — V a lle y $1 20®$1 22$
ng the life Che of the father, all
A Duccenittul grower of this berry Walla Walla, $1 12t<ir 1 6 f
Louis drowned while bathing iu the surf near
Two hundred bakers
the sons and their descendants live to
he was twenty five, and at thirty was
tells his plan of action as follows: To
! San Diego, Cal.
are on a sti-rke.
the peer of the ablest men in congress.
BARLEY— Whole, $1 10® l 12J; gether in one common dwelling; and
grow^rawherries well he puts land in
A tire destroyer! two blocks in the
thus houses mav be found which, from
per ton, V25 (Mint27 50.
at Anaheim, Cal. lie had been poi good order in advance ( l ) by jJanting
WHEN workmen were sinking the heart of the eity oi Brainard, Minn.
OATS— Milling, 42®43e. ; feed, 44
The losses aggregate $50,000.
has to be highly immured and well (*t 4 5c.
wtll for the sugar works at Douglas,
Robert Anderson, while oeit driving
or four generations. All the
GeorgiQVilson was hanged at Al
K m., a stratum of live frogs was bion, N Y , f'.r strangling bis wife
prouorty is field in common by the de
in at Santa Cruz, Cal., was thrown out to cultivate them botrT ways, and runs
H A Y — Baled, $15 00*16 00.
struck at a depth of 50 feet.
hints of the head of the house.
q ! January, 1887.
the culiQayj; close to the plants. (3)
SEED— Blue Grass, 14^®16c. ; Tim I Tjtrothors and Q bers inherit equally,
Train Dispatcher W. P. Rudd, of Never allows weeds to get a start and
Fire at Elmora, Colo., destroyed
Q ueen E mma of Holland is a bru
but u idl the death oOthe head no one
half the business portion of the I owd . le Sonora railroad, shot himself at lie over half an inch high. (4) He
nette, whose eyes would be pretty did Loss, $15 000; insurance, $0 000.
ELOUR— Patent RoUy, $4 00; can posso^ any thing separate'-'from
Nogales, A. T.
mulches old plants with cheap hay
actin' others. Until marriage the Ar
«I*: not contwhally wink when sh a k
Tii*} g.Qa is'flObuililing at Walla and does nothing to the plants until Country B<*nd, $3 75. w
Joseph Stafford»»! New York, bell
menian girl goes about as she likes;
W. T„ was burned. Loss aWait after fruiting, lc^tyg them grow up
ing, thus giving you the impression of boy, shot and killed Rosie Sheridan,
EGGS— Per doz, 25c.
sh© is unveiled, and enjoys as much
c through the mulcTi.
cook in a boarding house, and then $5,000.
preparing for a good burst of tears.
BUTTER— Fancy ®>11, l>er pound, freedom as she coulQ do in European
By following this simple plan of
shot and killer! himself.
A drunken mav)who e name is iA-
25o. . ; . pickled,
inferior countries, flirting, love making and
A peculiar case of nervousness is
Win. Moore, (lie colored man who known, was drowned at Seattle, W. T.,
marrying to please herseltPas in more
grows strawberries as cheaply to the ^ra
tint of a lady in South Troy, New assaulted Mary Bf^rardiner at Mat- ; while out rowing.
Ore cMvilized lands. But once married and
1 York, whose attacks, it is said, usually
all is changed. From that time until
San Rafael,OCal., while in bathing. they are more profitable, jf^rawberry gon, 14® 16c. ; California, 14Jc.
jail aml.-ytichei &>>■ 'M ' ked men.
terminate with the dislocatiigi of her
beils slioulifiie set three feet apart iu
VEGETABLES— Beets, per sack, she becomes a mother, she never
George Arnold shot and killed The body lias not been r^overed.
the row and plowed both ways and
speaks to any one except her husband,
George Burton at Minatore, Neb., in a
Henry A. Caulfield was run over kept in the best possible order. The $1 50; cabbage, per lb., 2Jc. ; carrots,
per£lk.,$l 25; lettuce, per doz. 20c.; and then only in private. After she
:' D ls M oines , 1 owa , lias >**n stirred quarrel over the settlement of a debt and killtd by a iramOat Sacramento, crop is early and furnishes means at a unions. $1 00; potatoes* per 100 lb».*,
a mother, she may speak to
season when farmers need money and |
radishes^pTr'do^* 15® 20c" rher mother-in-law first, and after the
up over an attempt at .grave robbery
M®ionQ Stewart, who had been
J .mes B. Kennedy, fireman on a would else have to borrow u If the A rhubarb, ^ r lb., Gl
lapse of certain periods to her own
in a cemetery oil the suburbs of »hat drinking heavy, shot and kilf/d his railroad, died from iujuOes received at are young people in the favlily to pick
mother, her sisters-in-law and her own
o I city. The ghouls were medical stu wile anti, his brother at their home Renton, W. T.
them and pack them it will furnish
HONEY— In comb, per lb., 18c.; sisters. Sho is always veiled, even in
narro^y escaped lynching.
A disastrous fire broke out in them pleasant occupation and it will
her own house; she never speaks to
Whijst Robert Foster and Mr. Marysville, Cal., in which the most also pay them well for the time in
POULTRY’ — Chickens. |>er doz., male strangers, and she seldom or
T he choirs of the Church of Eng Swartzemau were on their way home valuable business houses in the city vested.
$2 25(a)4 00; ducks, per doz., $7 00® never leaves the house. Her finery,
land include 154,0QV voluntary and in Hitchcock county, Neb., during a were destroyed. Loss about $200,000.
0 00; geese, $7 00®0 00; turkeys, jewelry and ornaments can lie shown
per lb., 16® 18c.
San Francisco . , customs cuciala
10,(X® paid male singers, and 75,000 terrific storm, they were both killed
only to those of her own sox,
, i weeds turn in the sheep, and they wih
and in every way her seclusion is
voluntary and 2,100 paid female sing
T 1 e.:tt.r.e,Zn.re i° ^ >l., 1
l l00. ,M'.U,:il:,rt I keep downrjhe young weeds.
James Mc(Je*rge and Wm. Smith, of opium on board the steamship at
e to the ground and diligently ;>er lb .; Eastern, 13(o)13}c.; Eastern as complete as that of the Turkish
i t-jfteial depuNss of the sheriff, got into Mexico, from Victoria, B. C.
search for all the young and tender breakfast bacon, 12Jc. per lb.; Oregon woman. On the other hand the Armen
| it quarrel at Prineville, Mo., and shot
By a premature discharge nf a blast herbage.
12(Wl3c.; Eastern lard, 10(o)lljc. per ian women seldom do any hard work;
Y a i J s ’ s historic fence is
each other fatally. A bystander was at San Francisco, a man named
they remain at home while their hus
B threatened with destruction, and the seriously wounded.
Michael McDermott was killed by a strawberry plant will enfeeble it to a
GREEN FRUITS— Apples. $2 00 bands labor in the fields, and they en
■ students have petitioned the eorpora-
íbsi pli Tomowski, a wealthy farmer bank caving in on him.
certain ext^jit. If the plants be ex (a)'2 50; Sicily lemons. $(• 50®)7 00; joy, probably on account of their ac
■ tion to use their influence tiWard its at Warren, Minn., was murdered in
A man named Haskell sflot and pect'd to throw out runners and California, $3 50®5 00; Naval oranges quaintance prior to marriage, much
the woods by his 18-year-old nephew, killed a man named Frayer, near Los thicken in the row they must under $6 00; Riverside, $1 00; Mediterra more respect and confidence from
in the hope that he would get some of Angeles, Cal. He mistook him for a no circumstances be allowed to blos nean, $4 25.
tlieir husbands than falls to the share
T he French Transatlantic Steam- the old mart’* property.
of tho Turkish wife, who, moreover,
som and fruit.
Joseph Greenfield, who stole furs
B(ship company has furnished its htrge
Wm. Fulton was seriously and per
The lawns that are frequently ples, 7Jc. per lb .; machine dried, 10® has to divide with two or three rivals
the little affection or respect which her
Mowed will soon die out unless some 11c; pitless plums,
¡y Beet with complete apparatus for
store, on Broadway street, New York,
Every prunes, 10@14o.; peaches, 12£®14c.; husband deigns to bestww on her. As
0 “dropping oil on the waves” during Was charged with theft in the court by the accidental discharge of a pistol kind of fertilizer be applied.
the Armenian woman can only talk in
he was HourislShg while intoxicated.
time the lawn-mower isMsed a certain
' bgd woaihcr.
by his father, and committed in de °C . B. Syl vester had the end of his proportion of the elements of the soil raisins, $2 25®2 50.
her own house below her breath, that
SO -== =3 -
fault of bail for trial.
WOOL—Valley, 12® 16c.; Eastern none of her male relatives may hear
C. A n English philanthropist says
Oregon. 10® 14c.
what sho says, it follows that the con
During a sham battle that took
there are no fewer than 30,000 gypsy place in the celebration of the Fourth he had a fight in a melodeon ou Du
HIDES— Dry beef hides, 8®lOo.; sequence which usually rosults from
pont street, in San Francisco.
No delay should occur in going to
■ children in Engl a Agi, of Whom not at £ilburne, Wis., J. W. Carpenter
Wm. W. Hammer, a young man work in th^ apple trees to destroy the culls, 6® 7o.; kip and calf, 8® 10c.; the residence of so many women in one
house, incessant quarreling, is quit»
t" more than 5 per cent, are able to read was killtd and C. H. Foote seriously who has been stopping at a Sail Fran caterpillars, as they will quickly fes Murrain, 10 ®)12c.; tallow, 3®3^c.
Custom, the strongest of all
cisco hotel, committed suicide iu his
room by shooting himself in the sooner they shall be removed the edged, jair M, $12 00; T. and G. laws, forbidding them to speak above
The five-story building of the Read head.
M arie A ntoinette ’ s scissors and
easier the work, as the young worms sheathing, per M, $13 00; No. 2 floor a whisper, a war of words could only
ing, per M, $18 00; No. 2 ceiling, per be carried on under great difficulties;
A pin knife were recently sold at auction ing Hardware Company, of Reading,
An old Indian named Christoro, can now be caught in the webs.
Pa., was destroyed by A^re. The loss
M,$18 00; No. 2 rustic, perM, $18 00; and as yet at least speaking on the fin
& for $130. The relics Were terribly siig- aggregated £150,000, well insured. while intoxicated fell across a street
rough, |>er M, $20 00; clear P. 4 gers, which would also require a
1 gestive of the instrument which Seven hundred (Employes are thrown car track at Ban Diego, Cal., and the I the best implement to use for eradicat S, |>er M, $22 50; No. 1 flooring, per knowledge of spelling, an accomplish
car passed over his body, killing him ing weeds among thickly growing
out of work.
® caused her death.
plants, especially where the hoe may M, $22 50; No. 1 ceiling, per M, ment very few of them possess, is not
$22 50; No. 1 rustic, per M, $22 50; introduced to facilitate tiie interchange
Patriek Coffee <ji worthless drunkard,
Ed. Wales, a blacksmith, while en be detrimental. On heavy, hard soil stepping, per M, $25 (X); over 12 of hostilities between those ancient en
Tnjt widow of ex-Governor Colby, of shot Miss Agnes Smith in Jersey City,
deavoring to stop a runaway team at
inches wide, extra, $1 00; lengths 40 emies, mothers and daughter-in-law.
OS' W Lo'ndo®, Conn., i© d niiiety-ttsv*». and then turned the pistol on himself,
San Jose, Cal., fell beneath the wheels, soils it permits of effective work, and to 50, extra, $2 00; lengths 50 to tiO,
Yet it is not easy to realize the idea of
Biftde and contributed a hamlàjiiie Both WiQ die. Coffee, weo has a wife which crushed his skull, killing nim at a low cost.
extra, $4 00; 1$ lath, per M, $2 25; a lnrgo family circle in which all the
The pAsimmon tree does not de
; —tidy to the fair lately held by the and grogn-up children, ^as infatuated instantly.
lath, per M, $2 50.
ladies sit mute, only converse among
vu ih iQiss Smith.
lies of that pfece.
The dead body of a Swede named prive the soil of a large amount of
in whispers. — London
A. big tinitgr rafC ftill be launched
Oltf Mahberg, was found hanging to a fertilizing elements, aud for that rea pinks, $3; hay os, $3; butter, $4 50; Standard.
T hj * present mQional ban£ i§yst®n at Jogging Nova Scotia, during the tree in an orange grove, at Los An son makes the best of shade trees for
Limas, $4 50 per cental.
The raft contains
É o f the United States fvfis orgtyiqf it
geles, Cal. Deceived was about 35 stock. In the South, even on aban
logQ is valued at -^iSQ.OOO, and
MEA T— Beef, wholesale, 3(o)3^c.;
South American Mosquitoea.
doned fields, the persimmon is allowed
[) ®ebruary 25 , 1 SI> 3 , to give Uniformity will ta^e six i®ys, at 7ft
a day, to
to grow. Its growth is slow, however, dressed, 7c.; sheep, 3c ; dre-seil, be.;
ludicrous stories are told about
the ijaper currency <gnd the ban&- reach Ne$ Y’ ork.
but its fruit is highly valued by some. j hogs, dressed, 7 @ 7 je.; veal, 7®8c.
adventures with the mosquitoes. I have
j*,iug laws of the courm y.
arrested at New-
White clover is the best pasture
17c; been so^Miinly assured that often when®
Tribun*, at Oakland, Cal., and dam
for attempting to poison
that can be grown for sheep. Costa Rica, 18®20c.; Rio, 18®20c.; they have attacked a boat and driven
House c® Repr. sentativd^) iç> her father, brother and sister. She aged prop® ty to the amount of $15,- As white clover is ^ short grass, it is
Java, 27^0.; Arbuckle’s’s roasted, 22c. its captain and crew below they have
000 or $20,000. Fully insi^ed.
I consi ituted of ^25 members QÍroni confessed tlftt she bought Oie deadly
more desirable than red clover for
SALT— Liverjiool grades of fine broken the wMidows of the cabin by
The Veld county fair buildings at
thirty-eight stages, and fsn di If^ati* drug and administered it tothefam il/: Greeley, Colo., burned, and Wm. Mc- grazing, as sheep detest long grass, quoted $18, $19 and $20 for tbe three plunging in swarms against them, and
lout of curiosity to see how it would
preferring to crop close to the ground.
fr^n each territory. The latter have
have attempted to burst in the doors.
Cleland’s $5 000 stallion Rembrandt On a mixture ef grasses in a pasture, sizes; stock salt, $10.
burned to death. The Johnson (lour gattle and sheep may be grazed to
PICKLES— Kegs quoted steady at Although this may be something of an
no voting power or places on commit- j
M. B. Wilson, of Marquetp-, M ^ i.,
So-aggerQtiojj it is nevertheless true
ing mill also burned. The loss on the gether, as the grasses that may be «1 35.
| one of the bouses on the new govern- mill was $26,000.
SUGAR— Prices for barrels; Golden that frequently horses and c ittle, after
objection«iCe to the cattle will b* ap
O nly one civillian out of the P re^ j ivH^it bidding, was sliot and fatally
Ole Olsen, a sailor on the scow propriated by the sheep.
C,5^c.; extra C, 5 }c .; dry granulated, the most frightful sufferings, have died
lnjureiwiy a Polish workman whom
idents of this cou n ty gained his first I he discharged. The man then shot schooner Theresa, was drowned off
It fruits of any kind are to he set 6Jc.; crushed, tine crushed, cube and from mosquito bites on board the ves
■ election after he was sixty, and that himself jji the mouth, g l i d i n g a
out, see that tiie supply be purchased jiowdered, 7¿ c .; «xtra C, 5§c.; halves sels. Not long ago a herd of valuable
cattle were being taken from the
and the ground jiiijced out and pre and boxes, ¿c. higher.
lon e w.uO James Buchanan.
United States to a ranch upon the Mag
vessel and could not bo rescAid in pared, the stakes set, so that when the
Theodora Castora, a farmer, was at-
■ chftice V r presidency after sixty is
dalena river, and became so desperate
taeki d on his * y home from Kings
k n .il l and growing less.
A railroad e o a r ne ran over a China- tnere need be ni^lelay. Willi many been taken to Massachusetts to be edu under the attacks of the mosquitoes that
ton, Mieh., by three WotliQs named
man at Sacram'
nWit to, Cal.,and instantly spring is considered the best time for cated.
It is the intention to return thei^iroke from their stalls and all
S pencer , M ass ., lias public-spirited
as teachers, if they were drowned. Passengers intending
phot one dead, fatally wounded an
■ citizens. The other day one of them other, and ihinks he hit the third, who of the running gear of the engine intended, *o far as possible, the work do not marry certain susceptible to make the voyage usually provide
themselves with protection in the shape
were splattered with large pieces of should be done early, so that the masculine Bostonians.
■ gave 14 acres of land for a public esca ped.
mosquito bars, head nets and thick
—The interest in female education
O park, aunt 0 r gave $30.000 for a high P. ter Broncck was hanged at 8'.
good start to grow bftore hot, dry in Japan is increasing. Two Japan 'so gloves, and when on deck are com
iji school, and another gave $25,000 for a
wife Two years ago. The pripQcr has hauling machinery in a sawmill at weather shall set in.
gentlemen have become responsible pelled to tie tlieir sleeves around their
I public librarv.
Many people suppose that artificial for fifty thousand dollars toward the wrists and their pantaloons around
| borne up bravely, and denie 1 any in Visalia, Cal., set the engine going to
try its sjieed, when tiie great drive inhibition is a mod» rn invention. establishment of a school for girls be their ankles.—American Magazine.
T he Arabs exhaust their greens ti nt to commit thecr me. He claimed
The Copts oi longing to the higher classe*
that he was drunk when he did it, wheel burst, and a fragment struck Such is not the case.
—The latest medical theory pro
S and blues, and purples, and reds, and though at the time he declared he Brouse in the head, fracturing his Egypt have i>een engaged in artificial
—A minister of the Gospel in Louis scribes only two meals a day—o e at
egg hatching for centuries. Tnere are
I black upon the walls and ceilings and killed her because shewus untrue.
iana, having been asked to become a the beginning and one at the end of the
I make tlieir apartments a perfect
While a train was moving up hill
Charles Barks, a 13 year-old boy,
within a short distance of Cairo, and candidate for the Legislature, gives day. If people adopt this plan and
■ kali id' scopes of colors, and with from Butte, Mont., the cars became was sitting on a doorstep at San Fran the production of chickens from the several reasons for declining to run, carefully avoid working between meals
uncoupled fr-m (lie engine and^ilashed cisco, when a boy named Hop|>e or
I beautiful results withal.
ovens reaches 12,000,000 annually. one of which is that he fears politics life would be much easier. It is work
down the grade, jumping the track dered him to throw up his hands.
The season for incubating lasts would take from him much of his “ re ing so much lietwcen meals that makes
T here is a Shakespeare Hotel in and killing two boys, named respec- Upon his refusal to do so Hoppe pulled through three months in the early ligious comfort and make death hard.” life so hard.—Norwich Bulletin.
j ( j | lively Green and Burns, of Center- the trigger. The ball entered the right
c f s a i m of L if e .
8tralford-iq>ou-Avon, and ins tH “ rille, and injuring two brakenren temple, and barks fell to the sidewalk summer. The country p ople take — Hartford Religious Herald
fresh eggs to the owners of the ovens
—Of the thirty-seven Presbyterian
numbers the names of plays are on whose names are Dot known.
and give two for each newly hatched churches in New England, eighteen,
the room doors.
“ Take tbe gentle
that the town is full of gloom—that the
Ernest M. Keller, aged 21, wa chick.
Lawrence Russell, of Springfield,
or nearlv half, ar% in Massachusetts.
man’s luggage up to Romeo and Mo., has hem placed under arrest for drowned while bathing in tiie smf
In olden times sowing land with Connecticut and New Hampshire havo man's a crank who slumbers in the*«
inclosing his 10-year-old son in a box at Mantecito, Cal. No one was with salt was a symbol of its desolation.
bursting days of boom. Life is real,
Juliet” is a common order.
four feet high and making him stand | him except two small children. It is In large enough quantities it will seven ea< h, Rhode Island three, and life is earnest, and the grave is not its
Also for supposed he got into a hole and was destroy every trace of vegetation.
goal, every dollar that thou turnest
T here is a concern in New York five hours in that position.
unable to swim. He leaves a widow Even those plants which, like aspara a number of these churches arc of re helps to make the old town roll. But
wh cb employ girls to crack and pick
molasses over his face to attract die ami a young child,
gus, are natural lovers of salt, «an ble age. the one In la»ndonderry, N. H., enjoyment, and not sorrow, is our des
nuts, the kernels of which are sold to to torture the child. Neighbors inter - 1
tined end or way; if y»n hare no
An engine and car on the car line have too much of a dose, but after a
confectioners. The shells are sidd to fered and caused the arrest of the un to the Cliff house were derailed at time heavily salted land recovers its being now one hundred and fifty years , money, borrow—buy a corner lot each
be ground up and used in the manu- natural father.
San Francisco, Cal. The engine was i fertility, and may even be the better i old.
day! Lives of great men all remind us
—The North India Methodist con we can win immortal fame; let us leave
on its side, but the engineer 1 for this treatment. We have heard of
turned the sloop Millie, in the cabin jumped out, receiving but a few , farmers who, by mistake, applied too ference reports a native Christian com the chumps behind us anil we'll get
W illiam P itt entered the univer of which were John GamoH, Mrs. scratches. The passenger coach was much salt to wheat ; but they seeded munity numbering 9,226, of whom there just the same. In this world's
There has been broad field of battle, in the hivouao of
sity at fourteen, was Chancellor of . Catherine T. Tripp, aged 105, and her canted on iU side up against a sand I the following spring, and for several 6,675 are adulta
the Exchiquer at twenty-two, Prime liitic niece Katie T. Tripp. Gamon bank. The seats were overturned and years thereafter the field that had added during the year 832 adults, of life, iet us make the dry bones rattle—
when taken from the water was alive. all of the windows broken. The occu been over-salted produced enormous which 27 were Mohammedans, anil the buy a corner lot for wife! I^it us. then,
Minister at twenty-four, and so con
The body of Mrs. Tripp was found pants were badly shaken up and some j crops of hay. The tendency of salt balance were converts from Hinduism. be up and doing, with a heart for any
tinued for twenty years ; and at thiriy- near the yacht. The body of her lit of them cut by broken glass and is to make the soil moist and cool. It I One native preacher ordained one
fate; still achieving, still pursuing,
tive w.*s the most powerful uncrowned tle niece is supposed to be still in tbe bruised. There w«re none seriously is, therefore, excellent for crops that year ago has baptized 211 converts booming early, booming late. — AUkir
! cabin of tbe overturned boat.
There,ar« 23,913 pupil« in the schools, j wn (Kan.)
require these conditions.
bead in Europe.