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About The Estacada news. (Estacada, Or.) 1904-1908 | View Entire Issue (Oct. 12, 1905)
The ESTACADA NEWS
P U B L IS H E D E V E R Y T H U R S D A Y BY
H. A. WILLIAMS
Entered at the postoffice in Estacada, Or.
as second class mail.
Advertising rates made known on appli
cation. Copy for publication and change
of ud copy must be handed in not later
than Wednesday morning to insure pub
lication for that week.
get $33,400. Of this sum each dis
trict gets $5<J and $1.70 per capita
apportionment from the state and
the same from the county, making
it $3.40. per capita.
Mr. and Mrs. H E. Starr and
little son, Eugene, of FallsCity, are
on a visit to Mrs. Starr’s sister, Mrs.
E. C. Rich.
Mr. Starr is foreman
in the Bryan lumber mills.
The Estacada State Bank
(IN CO RPO RATED )
A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED
II paid in advance
$1 0 0
OCT. 12, 1905
Mrs, J W. Reed has been having
an attack of the grip
Two cases of typhoid fever are.
reported at Cazadero.
Sewing and dressmaking done by
Miss Gertrude Morrow.
Mrs. T. A. Miller is recovering
slowly from the typhoid fever.
Mrs H. W Downing who is ill
with typhoid fever is not improving.
The families of Frank Morris and
Harmon Green went in to attend
A. D. McGregor went tq Portland
this week and met his parents from
Ontario, Malheur connty.
Mrs Nettie Grabel went to Port
land today expecting to meet her
husband of Grass Valley there.
A sister of Mrs. Cooper, Mrs. F.
C. Mills, and her husband of New-
berg spent a part of the week here.
The many trends of Mrs. Matt
Zoggs of Sandy Ridge will be pleas
ed to know that she has recovered.
Contractor Hall, of Springwater,
has the work of putting up the ad
dition and porches to John Storm-
E. S Womer and family have
moved into the new residence he
and Mr. Dale have built on the J.
W. Shafford place.
Some LaPorte Ind. relatives, D.
P. Closser and wife, Albert Watson
and wife, visited at Mr. and Mrs.
D. C Crane’s last Sunday.
Attorney J. N. Hart, of the law
firm of Smith & Hart, Baker City,
arrived yesterday on a visit to his
sister, Mrs. Ed. Rich, and husband.
A large addition is being built to
the north side of the wood-working
factory. The mill was shut down
yesterday to permit all hands to help
on the new part which is 40 by 100.
Mr. and Mrs. A. Ketchum form
erly of Kansas, who have been liv
ing in Oregon City the past two
years, have been visiting a few days
at J. W. Irwin's before returning
to Kansas ogain to live.
Robert Shibley, one of Spring-
water's young bachelor farmers, is
planning on building a fine residence
on his farm.
It is going to be one
of the best homes in the neighbor
hood. That’s right.
J. C. Zinser, county superintend
ent of schools, has made the semi
annual apportionment of the county
and state school money and the va
rious school districts in the county
50 Cents Round Trip
The Oregon Water Power & Rail
way Company will sell round trip
tickets to Portland, on its line, Sat
urday, 14th, at 5 0 C t s . from Estaca
da. A late train will run out Sat
This will permit all
who take advantage of the low rate
to spend all day and the evening at
the Fair. It will be cheaper than
staying at home.
Fire at Hotel Estacada
A Small Blaze Starts, but is
The fire department was called
out a t'1 o ’clock last Monday morn
ing to put out a fire in Hotel Esta
cada. Manager Martinez, who had
occasion to be up at that hour, dis
covered the fire, aroused all occu
pants of the house and gave the a-
larm. The fire company responded
at once. The bottom of the floor
round the fire place had caught fire
and had been smouldering for some
time filling the hotel with smoke.
After considerable work with axes
a hole was cut through and water
turned on the blaze from underneath
the floor and the fire soon extin
A few hundred dollars
will cover the damage to the build
ing which is fully insured
Morris and Keady were out Mon
day to see the effects of the fire
Business at the hotel is not inter
Bridge Across River
North Approach to the Bridge
at Estacada is in Danger
We handle Insurance in several of the Best
and Oldest Companies
We Buy and Sell Lands, and Issue Drafts on
The business of the merchants of Estacada and
the farmers is solicited
We will extend you every Facility Consistant with Modern
WE ARE LOCAL AGENTS for the O. W. P. TOWNSITE CO.
___________ C A L L
WE ARE HERE
J. W. REED, Pres.
TO SE R V E YOU
T. YO CUM ,
R. A. STRATTO N, Cashier
Dry Goods Dry Goods Dry Goods
M y new
New Patterns and Latest Designs
The very low prices and standard
quality will meet the approval of all
in the Grocery Line
Fruit Jars & Crockery
;- - - - C .
Fine Cedar Shingles
I have the selling agency for firstelass ;
mountain cedar shingles well seasoned
and of the best material.— A. Morrow, Es-
F . R il e y
F . B. R i l e y
Pres. Si Mngr.
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do business in Estacada pass over
It is two years since first the at this bridge, hence, it can easily be | 606--608, Chamber of Commerce Bldg..
understood how important it is that
tention of the board of county com the bridge be fixed at once.
missioners was called to the fact
A good second-hand sewing ma
that the bridge spanning the Clack
chine for sale at $ 5 . — Mrs T. J. ■ For full information in relation to
amas river at Estacada was in an Wirtz
unsafe condition for public travel to
Clackamas Co. Lands
pass over it. The earth sills and
Cords of good fir wood for sale at
underpinning to the North approach the right price— The Bank of Esta
Reliable Abstracts of Title at reasona
are rotten and should be replaced. cada.
The long rain has hastened the cli
max and last Tuesday the bridge A. 1 Shingles, the best made — See mas County Property Bought & Sold.
Taxes received at our Portland office.
began to settle.
The Bank of Estacada.
A small sum of money would be
Several famers have been shipping
sufficient to put the bridge in good their prunes this week
Deeds, Mortgages and other Papers
shape again, and the repair should is a good one this year, and it w iil!
be done at once, or someone is lia bring quite a sum of money. N e x t j
— Good grade blotters at N ews
ble to get injured if not killed. week we would like a statement of
office, 5c a doz.
Nearly half the country people who all prunes grown here this year.