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The ESTACADA NEWS
do it will cost you more than if you
hired the work yourself.
P U B L IS H E D E V E R Y T H U R S D A Y BY
Mr. and Mrs. L C. Herrington
are taking in the Exposition.
A. F. Campbell and family are
residing at 430 East n th Portland.
H. A. W IL L IA M S
E n tered at th e postoffice in E stac ad a,O r.
as second class m ail.
A d ve rtisin g rates m ade k n o w n on appli-
cation. C o py for publication and ch an ge
of ad co p v m ust be handed in not later
than W edn esd ay m orn in g to insure pub-
lication fo r th at w eek.
If paid in advance
O C T . 5, 19O5
(IN CO RPO RATED )
W. P. Ready and G. W. Morrow
j were transacting business here Tues
Notices will soon be posted an
nouncing the school bond voting
H. C. Peatcli, of California, was
renewing old acquaintances here
All member» and the mayor were
J. R. Townsend has moved his.
present at the council meeting Tues
shoe shop into the room next to the
day night. Discussion was had on
the bond and water system questions
W. A. Buchanan and family of
A committee, Mayor Reed, Council-
Idaho, visited at their cous
men R. A. Stratton and C. F. Howe ,
were appointed to look up the prac in's J. Gilstraps, Wednesday.
Leo Havens has been under the
ticability of buying the ' water sys- j
doctor’s care for the removal of a
tern of the railway company, and
tonsil. He is improving rapidly.
the feasibility of changing it to a
Mrs. N. E. Groff and family have i
gravity system should the city buy
enjoying a visit from Mrs. E.
it. The marshal’s salary was raised
from $5 to $15 a month and his du Shivel and son, Otto, of Galena, K.
Mr. and Mrs Gill of Dayton
ties increased. A room was rented
in the hall building to be used as were the guests last week of Mrs.
a council chamber, and the neces G ill's sisters Mrs. Green and Mrs.
sary furniture was ordered bought. Morris.
Mr. and Mrs. H. J Eckerson,
Nothing was done at the meeting
of the school board last week at brother and sister of Mr. and Mrs.
which bids were to have been re A. W. Eckerson, and Mrs. Chism,
ceived for building the new school mother of the girls, arrived Wed
house for Estacada.
Owing to a nesday from New York.
trifling omission in the notice call Putting in the Machinery at the
ing the meeting it was thought best
to proceed over again, and besides,
it was discovered that by doing so
On Monday of this week work of
a saving of about S600 to the dis-
installing the heavy machinery at
drict can be accomplished. All the
the Estacada Brick & Tile Com
preliminary work can be done this
pany’s new factory was commenced.
fall, and if the weather does not
The large clay dry pan was the first
permit the building may be put off
piece to be put in. About all the
until next spring.
machinery for the plant arrived last
The public meeting at Spring-
water last Saturday was well attend
ed and the five mill road tax was
carried unanimously. This will raise
about $icoo. About $800 has al-
ready l>een spent on the road and it
is thought that the county will give
alxmt $600 toward building it This
will make an expenditure of $2400
and will give Estacada fine connec
tion with the main Oregon City
plank road, besides accommodating
all south of the river
The Estacada State Bank
We handle Insurance in several of the Best
and Oldest Companies
We Buy and Sell Lands, and Issue Drafts on
The business of tl)e merchants of Estacada and
the farmers is solicited
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We will extend you every Facility Consistant with Modern
W E A R E L O C A L A G E N T S fo r th e O. W . P . T O W N S IT E CO .
r. A L L
W E ARE HERE
J. W. REED, Pres.
TO SE R V E YOU
T. Y O C U M ,
R. A. S T R A TTO N , Cashier
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Dry Goods Dry Goods Dry Goods
My new stock is complete with
New Patterns and Latest Designs
The very low prices and standard
quality will meet the approval of all
week and has been side tracked a-
waiting for the railway spur to be
built to the factory before being un
The end of the week will
see a great portion of the machinery-
put in place.
Everything in the Grocery Line
Land Slide at Cazadero
-C. F. Howe-
The early and heavy rains are no
great benefit to the operations of the
O. W. P. on the Clackamas river at
Cazadero. The water from the hill
side caused considerable of a land
The fish traps put in below the slide last Wednesday morning. At
dam at Cazadero by the Govern the point at the lower end of the
ment have l>een destroyed by the sixty acre reservoir where the elec
high water which is worse than it tric generator and power plant is
has been for many years at this ear building a wet season stream comes
ly date. It is very probable that down the canyon side, and this lit
no benefit will be derived fiom the tle stream losened the dirt and it is
work by the Government this year. ( thought nearly 8,000 yards of earth
slid down on the concrete and
Oregon City and St Johns are in stone foundation work that had al
for a little notoriety
Our county ready been done.
seat is buried in an ordinance fight, company has the contract to remove
and the end will not be until some the dirt and rock.
one's reputation receives a jolt or
Mrs. H. W. Downing was taken
two. It is conscience versus non- ,
sick a week ago, and is quite seri
ously ill with fever. Dr. Cables of
There will never be a time when Portland was called out Tuesday to
sidewalks can be put down as cheap consult with Dr. Haviland in the
as at present.
Dont wait for the case. Miss. Wessela a trained nurse
city to build your walks
If you of Portland, is nursing the patient,
Fruit Jars & Crockery
Fine Cedar Shingles
I h ave the se llin g a g e n cy for firstclass
m oun tain ced ar sh in g le s w ell seasoned
and of th e best m a te ria l.— A. M orrow , Es-
tadada, O regon.
E . F. R i l k y
Pres. & M ngr.
F. B. R i l k y
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Title Com pany
whom every one hopes will soon re
cover. Mrs Winegar is here also.
606—608, C h am b er o f C om m erce B ld g..
The smaller children were sent to
PORTLAN D, OREGON
the home of their grandparents at
For full information in relation to
News was received last evening
that the high water in the Clacka
mas had washed out a great quan
tity of the earth at the north end of
the dam at Cazadero and that the
R eliab le A bstracts of T itle at reasona
river is rushing through at a terri ble rates. Loans N egotiated . C la c k a
ble rate. Considerable damage has m as C o u n ty P roperty B ou gh t & Sold.
aleady been done, and the whole
T a x es received at our Portlan d office.
dam is in danger of being washed
Estates M anaged
out. Where the break in the bank
Deeds, M ortgages and oth er Papers
has occured is just above the fish
A ccu ra te ly Drawn
traps. Chief Engineer Brown, Fred
— Good grade blotters at N e w s
Morris and others of the company
office, 5c a doz.
visited the place yesterday.
Clackamas Co. Lands