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D ESC N U T KS. CROOK CO UNTY. OREGON, APRI L .">0, l!KU.
N O . 4!».
C. H. DALRYM PI.E,
A ttorney and A b s tr a c te r
Hom iclclo Koar M ad ras.
Pacific Railway, which, on account
P. A. Crisman, who had a home- of its various routes
I.A K E Y IE W , OREGON.
stead near Madras,this county, was h®3 been appropriately
W ill practice before all the Court« c»f the shot and killed Tuesday evening “ The World’s Fai ir Bo
State ami before the U. >. Laml Office.
om the Northwest
Office in i»aiy Mock, next door to u. s. Land i by a neighbor, Georgo Hurt.
Office. Correai >ondeuce solicited.
of the men have been residents of tak« the Missou iri «Paci fie trains
jthe county for about two year3, from Denver or Pueblo, with the
DR. W. V/. T A C C A R T ,
choice of either goingjdirect through
coming from Missouri.
E Y E SPECIALIST.
For Eorne time Crisman has been Kansas City, or via , Wichita, Fort
W i ll give you bargains
! showing signs of insanity and w a s ^ 00^ and Pleasant Hill,
on groceries at his s tore.
feared by some, on account of his
4 rt'° trains dailv from Denver i
A ll business done on a
actions. IIo was ac- a,,d Pueblo to St. Louis without
M. R. E,CCS,
custoined to wander about at change, carrying all classes of
Attorney at Law anti notary. nigbt and annoy neighbors, modern equipment, including elec-
A complete stock on
M ain Street, P rin evllle, Oregon.
About two months ago Crisman trie lighted observation parlor cafe
hand, and more on the
was taken to Prinevllle and ex-^ dining cars. Ten daily trains be-
Office on street leading to Court House.
w ay from Shaniko.
amined for his sanity. His e x -: tween Kansas City nnd 8t. Louis.
W . H. S T A A T S , Prop ,
W M . B. M A T T H E W S , amiaation did not sLow sufficient j Write, or call on W. C. McBride.
A T T O R N E Y -A T -L A W .
grounds for committing him to an i General Agent. 124 Third street,
Deschutes, • - - Oregon.
W ill practice before the United States Supreme
Portland, for detailed information
Court, the Court of Claims, all the Depart
asylum, and he was let go with a and illustrated literature.
ments, and Committees of Congress.
Special attention given to contested and ex- warning to mend his ways.
parte ceses under the Timber and Stone. Home
stead. Townsite. and mineral laws, rases be
An E a rn e s t o f S u c c e s s .
fore Congress, mail route contracts, and pat
ents for inventions.
The large number of persons
Offices: Bond Building,
¡he met Hurt who was passing his.
who are taking up land under the
W A S H I N G T O N , D. C.
place on tha road and accosted him j
Columbia Southern ditch shows
H. P. B E LK N A P
i i i j . a . e d w a r d s angrily.
what an interest is being taken in
Hurt is not a quarrelsome man
BE LKN AP A EDW ARDS
irrigation all over the country.
P h y s ic ia n s and S u rg e o n s and has been afraid of Ciisman. I r
The sight of grain fields ruined by
The latter was armed with a Win-
P R IN E V IL L E , O R E G O N .
drouth or injured bv too much
M rs. C. E. M c D o w e ll, P ro p .
! Chester rifie and held Hurt up
; e ,, .
Office lu Adamson & W iniiek Co's. Drug Store j
v j ruinfall has taken the courage out
the gun’s muzzle and marched him , e
. c . .
_ . ¡of many first class farmers, and On your way to Deschutes and Silver Lake you will want
H. W. R E E D ,
made them anxious to find a place
to stoi» ai a good hotel while in Prinevllle.
man tried to take a revolver from I
they could absolutely con-
1ST o t ,a .r y
IPuiTolio Hurt and a scuill« ensued, in which where
I trol the elements winch bring The PRINEVILLE litis the» reputation of beintrthe best; ;i*k
Draw s up deeds, mortgages, etc , and
Ilurt managed to draw his revolver
executes ail kinds of legal documents
crops. In many of tho western
with care and precision.
and shoot his assailant through the
your friends if it w i ' t .
wheal states farmers are haunted
heart. Hurt immediately went to
by the fear that a succeo.ion of
Prineville and surrendered him i
Fine ricoms and Eeds.
drouths may come which will re
self to Sheriff Smith. The sheriff
duce them to poverty and reduce
nvd coroner went ip the seen*
the value W t'i t >
petty. These ♦
the tragedy, and a coroner’s jury
O IS T E IL
people will find tho Deschutes ’ ♦
, was empanelled, which fully tx-
OYSTER HOUSE AND LUNCH CO UN TER ♦
country very much to their liking.
I). O. ROGERS, PROl*.
■ onerated Hurt.
Where irrigation has been de
I Crisman had held this neighbor
veloped in Colorado, land seldom
Fresh E a s t
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hood in terror for some time. He
sells for less than a hundred dol- *
A L L B A K E R Y GOODr! K E P T C O N
j frequently went to neighboring
lars per acre, although the same
a t A lt H ou r
M ea ts o f A ll K in d s
families and forced them to cook
D ay and N igh t
S e r v e d to O ro e r.
land was held worthless a few
food for him, Baying that he was years ago. There are irrigated
Mi l ler Building, Prineville, Oregon.
ordered to do so bv the Lord.
lands in that state, the altitude of
which is 1000 feet greater than
C a n n o t Interest th o G overn m en t.
here, and where it was feared that
The association of farmers in
night frosts would injure crops.
L Y T L E , OREGON!
the Haystack country, which de
The only drawback to irrigation in
Lytle’s Leading Grocery Store is being stocked fo its full
sired the government to take up
that section is the insufficiency of
capacity, and the people ®f this community will find it
the work of irrigating that seetion,
water supply. Everything is in
much to heir advantage to trad* there.
has not met with success at Wash
favor of great success in tho Des
ington. The interior department
chutes country. Tho water is in No. 6 Broadway.
states that the Deschutes section
good supply; land under the
is so well covered by Carey Act
D E S C H U T E S , O P . grants, and so much water is need ditches is cheap; labor is in great O
demand, and the climate is ideal. <»
ed for such grants, that the govern
In every section the land varies
Prineville ♦ *
ment does not wish to cuter the
in fertility and desirability and
this is true in our section. Those
Haystack country would be a
for the student and the writer,
who make the first selection can
One of the Best Appointed Buffets at the County Seat.
as an authoritative reference book grout producer if put under water,
get the best. Therefore tho pres
for schools, teachers, families, but at the present time the pros
C H O IC E S T B R A N D S O P L IQ U O R S A N D C IG A R S A L W A Y S I N S T O C K
ent is the time for those who desire
business-and professional men, pects are not encouraging.
the best to make their choice.
there is one book which offers
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superior advantages in the solid
T o be C re n to ii C e rtific a te s .
this connection to all point* be-
The bill dividing the state into
The Vandevert brothers have
value o f its information, and the
Albany people, proving up on
yond, makes it to your advantage, judicial districts puts Baker, Mal-
ease with which it is obtained.
sold tho Prineville-Silver Lake
claims at the Lakeview land office,
in case you contemplate a trip to hour, Harney, Grant, Uuion, Wal
One’s admiration for Webster’s stage line together with the govern
whose claims were Held up be-
any point east, to write us before lowa, Umatilla, Morrow, Shsrrnan,
for carrying mail to
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. ’ cause the original claims were filed
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. . .
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We ean filler tho choice of at counties in the eastern district and
known. It never refuses the infor- eludes two coaches and sixteen
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information illogically arranged. existing, as he already owns the
issued at once for thorn. This
lie held at Portland commencing
Tito St. .Tames Gazette of London,
means the settlement of a very an
Paul B. Thomson, F. A P. A.,
England, says: For the teacher, the pu
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the second Monday in March and
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is nothing better ; it covers everything.
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the cattle business and the im
vision at ¡taker City, commencing
The New and Enlarged Edition recently is
becauso the proofs have been all
the second Monday in April and in
sued ha.« r Nmo new word* and phrases, a com provement
ri ght.— Alba ny Democrat.
pletely revised J!ioirruphi«-ul Dictionary and
November. The bill becomes ef
A Now Ju d icia l District.
Gazetteer of the World, SioO pages anti 3000
fective May 1, 1005.
T h o Fair R outo
T h e World'S Fair Route.
The United States senate has
Gur name ij on the title-pnpea of all the !
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Those anticipating an Eastern
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Via Chicago or New Orleans to passed a bill for the establishment ern Oregon metropolis And is feet
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