The ESTACADA NEWS H. W. Downing is running the -----------" — ■.-------------------------- - engine at the frock crusher. p u b l i s h e d EVERY t h u r s d a v b y Manager Pratt of the Scrubs is or- _________H- A' WILLIAMS | ganizjng a team to play the regulars Entered at the postoffice in Estacada, Or. again Sunday. as second class mail. T h e county cou rt has taken under | Coffee What is Breakfast Without it? Advertising rates made known on appli- advisement the petition to vacate cation. Copy for publication and^change E a g le C reek toWnsite. of ad copy must be handed i n __ ___ than Wednesday morning to insure pub- ' The county has caused a saloon lication for that week. $1 00 license to be issued to Annie Corri- rigan for the rest of the year. There will be a dance every Sun If paid in advan ce day afternoon from 1130 to 9 p. m. in the Dancing Pavilion in Estacada A P R IL 27, 1905 Good music. Admission 25c. The prominent defendants in the j The Barton-Logan road will be j land fraud cases are coming to trial, opened with the labor of subscribers A trial and an acquitaliswliat these and petitioners and people interested eminent public servants should have in the road, after Fred Stulke has been looking for instead of a loop- been paid his damages, hole through which to escape from r Harmon Green and family have the pleasant duty of facing the facts, returned to Estacada to live. Mr. The people of Oregon are the most Green has been given the refresh- interested of all in these cases, and ment franchise for the railway Co’s they want to know the whole (acts par]i during the summer season, on the main issue; they don’t care B a Boswell has taken a position about these efforts to quash the gov- as foreman at the Cazadero rock ernment’s efforts to get to trial. crusher. He has a crew of 20 men Olympia Pan Cake flour .50 Principal D. P. Mathews of Can- by, who is a son of Mr. and Mrs. T J. .«iathews, at the last teachers’ in stitute, gave a discourseon” Manual Training,” or how to improve the morals and manners of the pupils. R Havens Ridgeway 3 *> 58 L Bronson Dibble rf Pierce Arnold Nelson If Wallace cf J E Stublis Maskell Score, 9 to 10. Umpire, J R Cassidy Try a Package, 25c Saratoga Drips The Best Syrup l n Gallon Cans, 85c In 1-2 Gallon Cans, 45c We are Headquarters for Good Merchandise at Right Prices REED & BARR , . f ........ The Estacada Pharmacy Spalding Base Ball Goods , M . t u Bats, Balls, Gloves, Etc. Tackle A complete assortment of fishing sundries. Split Bamboo Jointed Rods, $ 1.5 0 and up. Quadruple multiplying Reels, Baskets with the latest style shoulder straps, Propeller Baits, etc................... Just In-W riting Paper The newest designs in box writing papers, Craepes, and Tissues— assorted colors J . ..a . - Fishing H By the last report of the county at work clearing away earth and officials, at the close of business on getting the quarry in shape to make March 31st, it was shown that some pretty big daily shipments. there were outstanding county war Prominent Portland people who rants amounting to $98,462.1^3 and were guests at the Hotel Estacada interest of about $7,000 thereon. this week, E. H. McCracken & wife Then the resources, or something D. E. Buchanan & wife, Mrs. G. F. called such, including $8 ,ico ca sh , Wells & daughter, Dr. Nichols, wife $35,000 unpaid taxes, and a net in and daughter, H. E. Bates, wife debtedness of $6 2,9 6 1.13 amounted and daughter. to $10 5,4 6 2.13 The county treas- „ . „ ... , " County Surveyor Kinnard has or- urer’s report shows balance on hand , r .. .. , , „ ders from the county court to pre m all funds of $105,897.34 1 , pare plans and specifications fo ra O11 May 17th the ninety days w ill1 proposed bridge across the Clacka have elapsed since the state legisla- mas river on the Barton-Logan road ture adjourned, and Estacada’s city j This bridgt; should be built at the charter will then become operative, county's earliest opportunity. The council will meet on the 18th John Nelson, a bridge carpenter, organize and proceed to form laws had a very narrow escape from in- to govern the new municipaliiy. | stant death last Saturday at 8 p. m. The Sinbbe-Warner Case. in a fall from the O. W. P. Ry. Quite a number from here Co's bridge across the river at Caz- went to Oregon City last Saturday adero. He fell a distance of 36 feet to testify in the Stubbe- Warner case alighting on his head and shoulders, that was tried by jury liefore Justice It was little less than a a miracle Stipp. The case was one of assault that he was not killed by the fall, and battery, and was the fruit of an Dr. Haviland, the company’s phy- old neighborly misunderstanding, sician, was called and the injured Mrs. Mary Stubbe complained that was taken to the Good Samaritan D. F. Warner struck her and Mr. hospital where he stays until it can Warner claimed the complainant un- !>e learned if he received any inter- lawfully used a big stick in his im- nal injuries. No bones were broken. mediate presence. 1 he testimony There was more excitement to the was mixed, but enough was proven square jnch OI1 the locai bau ground on both sides to convict a few cat- ,Mt Sunday than at a 4, h of July tie of being the whole cause of the horse race. The regular nine met trouble. The trial took up most of another disa„ter and at the hands the afternoon, and the jury returned of g scrub team picked up by Mana. a verdict in the evening of not guil ger Pratt from some old baseball ty. Attornevs Griffith & Strillile stuff. It was an interesting game, represented the state, and George The order cf batt|e was: C. Brownell the defendant. Those Scrubs Regulars from here were, Henry Landwehr, Boy lan c I Phelps Otto Klaetsch, David Bridenstine, Parks N Bronson p Dr. Smith, Mr. and Mrs. J. Nichel- Bittner rb Mallory son and Mrs. C. F. Howe. j A Havens 2b R Phelps Self Raising, Prepared in a Moment J . A L L ^ ■ ...■ .. a ^ . a . a . a . ^ a . a . j . a , . SUBSCRIPTION RATES One Y ear Sin Months Have You Tried Our C R Y ST A L BLEND? IT IS UNEXCELLED 25c a Pound Wakelee’s Squirrel Poison Is the best « r*r r T- " W P " ! , .r: R i.ti.R j Ri . a * . a * iX x.ti * » - - C E N T E N N IA L N O TES The Boston Herald will send a large delegation of New England teachers to the Lewis & Clark Fair. Workmen are nowbuildng the main entrance gates at the Fair. There are to be 20 turnstiles for entrance, with a number of exit gates. Oregon’s mining display at the Fair will show astonishingly rich deposites of gold, silver and copper, with specimens of gold from very rich newdiscoveriesthat run as high as $20,000 to the ton, The Fair Japan concession build ing on the Trail is now in course of constfuction. It will be finished one wetk before the opening day. It is to be one of the most interest ing features of the Trail. The Easter dress parade at the Lewis & Clark Exposition was gor geous. Many thousand pdople en tered the gates, the day being de lightfully bright and balmy. Every body was as onished at the rapid progress of the work of finishing the exposition. Officials of the War and Interior Departments have ar rived Irom Washington and are all busy arranging their exhibits. Fair opens June i, closes Oct. 15.