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ffra.lA l'“e Krou,Hl now occupied bv C. S.
j»G-' - «
furniture »tor«. ,\h Ben, lACKMAN
ernor Stanley today honored the l’EACEKl L AND PROS PERDI S
'requisition of the governor of Ore
gon for the escaped Oregon convict,
It is not often a community is
Jury Now Out.
Earl Murrav.” ‘A Salem, Oregon, fouml where there is less strifr
THIS < Ol MV,
" rtl ' 1,1 ‘H': limes H erald . N o
dispatch, under the same date.
Saturday the grand jurv says: “Earl Murrav wa« received amang the resident* than that >f
dovol there Will
be many more fire Last
proof buildings erected in this
SVTt «UlV NOVKMbEHL 1»'-»
. indictment against: at the penitentiary June 17, 1S!'5. our neighbor, Silver creek. The
and bis wife charg- under seutence of two vear« (.»■ cit’zens of that section work togeth
city next spring ami summer, as
under sentence of two years for er as one big family and follow the
locations for business bouses are ing them with murder. Thetrialhas larc«
•eny in Malheur county. He scriptural teaching—“Do unto oth
(«•nil »vizir! • L
Scalp bounty blanksat this office. . sought after by parties who, profit occupied the attention of the circuit was then 18 years old. July 5,
ers as you would that others do
ing by the experience of tlio e who court since last Wednesday. - Fob
S, 8. Williams was in Burns tlii-
1SU6, whilo working as n‘trustv,’ unto you ” The people are pros
have lost heavily by fires in neigh- lowing is a brief history of the case:
he escaped. John Duncan, a peni perous. happy and contented. They
Last August the deaf and dumb
I boring towns, wmid not think of
guard, left Sunday morn have no use for pe iee oflicer* as
Watch repairing guaranteed—II. ! putting up a wooden building.
daughter of Mrs. Lackman gave
Kan., to bring then' are mi dttliciilties to arbitrate,
birth to a child under peculiar cir
Murray back ”
A few days since Bailiff Byrd
ami therefor«» elect neither justice
The fair closed at Portland on stood at the court nous? door call cumstances. Tile report was sent
the peace or constable.
the 28th ult.
ing an absent witness in one of the out that the child wa« “still born” | Charlev Morris bad a singular
The residents of that secliotl are
Trusses and eleetric belts at the icases Bru« shit ite.l “U. C. Smith. birth.
Lakeview Register. In the morn i all engaged in stock raising, the
citv drug store.
Smith, U. C. Smith!” but
Suspe ting that a crime had been ing he turn'd out three enw* ami ranges are large nml produce an
John Harper was up from Nar 1 lief ire
committed, Coroner Marsden oi- one yearling, all fat and in good ilitiml.ince of feed for their stock
Ah Ben, the Cirjina latindryman, derid the bodv exhumed and a health; in the evening the four Tile ranches herd« ring the creek
rows the first of the week.
who was pissing bv v.i.h a large post mortem was belli with the lead were found dead in the field
«'nm.g the best in the county,
The inventor of the Mergeuthaler
■ bumlie a clothes on hi« shoulder, result that the coroner’s jury ren This was the «lav of the very ,,n "h,ch is c,,t thousands of tons
tvp -setting machine is dead.
¡Stepped, dropped bis bundle am], dered a verdict in substance that a violent wind storm ami it is pre | of hay every season. There is al* ,
Everything new in the line of 'looking up at the bailiff, said: murder had been committed, it be sumed the that the cattle were !‘o,nc line grain rai c l, although
•V'nter goods at Lunaberg A Dal “Yes, Bins; me no see him.”
ing fouml by expert testimony that; killed bv lightning, although no flr,,,i"g is not followed as a bus!-
A number of
A. S Poett of New York, repre-
repre the child was alive when born. It lightning flashes were no'ieed that
When you find an item of news senting a house handling American was also found that the skull had I day. The loss could not have ocrecently purchased a thrash-
call up ’phone No 16 It will be fruit for domestic ami foreign trade, been crushed and the lower jaw curved from falling timber 8inc’„ 1 ¡"8 :*«chi«ie which was used jointly
there is no timber . f any kindin b> thrash the grain of that section j
writes from San Francisco that he broken.
this season, it being run almost en-
As there was no direct testimony the field.
John Johnson of Drewsev was
tirely without the aid of hired I
the coroner’s jury was unable to
The caso of the W. V. A- C. M.
the guest of Mr. and Mrs. Clevtnger
Idaho with a view to contracting charge any particular person er W. R. Co. against Emmett Clark help.
A Qompany has been fi rmed of
fur the crop of 1900. His house, persons with the crime, although was tried in the circuit court here
Ladies .Misses and chil he says, intends to cut out. middle circumstantial c‘. i ienee pointed the first oi the week.
to . ■
- — j jury
--.- several citizens of that ««‘etimi
drens shoes at lowest prices men and do business direct with strongly to the pirtie- mo>v on trial brought iu a verdict in favor of the buil.l a reservoir to hold water with '
which to irrigate ami reclaim sev-
al .V-Brown Sons.
ne being th? perpetrators.
defendant. The east s again.«! W. ! ,.ral
— - () 1' f J degert
__.. )an(1 | i
lieu- Fry has purchased the Mi'S!
I . poti V.-UUIIUP
i ted to the E. Huston, -1. C. Foley nml n part nrnl V»«« »-»»I *••••!
S hix 'ILE s ! S hingles ! Parties de- grand jury at this term of
that has been loeateiWn one body,;
son ■«• London stock of goods, and
court, of the M« I Fenwick place were dis-
siring shingles can find them at I.
which will b sowed to alfalfa
they were held to answer to the miss««! on motion of the plaintiff
Receiver Chas. Hussey has gone to
S. Geer it Co’s saw mill MeKit nv
is soon as th' reservoir is eompkt-
I The other case« have been contin-
it Sparrows saw mill, Seth Rower
I. ateu —The jury brought in a i ued on stipulation. J. A Spor.iw <1. Thia is an undertaking of no
The Burns-Canyon Stage changed it Co’s and Lon S« award’s at Har
verdict of not guilty, after being out •iml E B. Hanley vs Charles Roper small magnitude ami one that will
to its winter schedule ths first ol ney. at the post office in Burns or
take linn- ami much expense to
about bait' an hour.
a -demurrer to the compl iint was
the month It now makes the dip A. K Richardsons s liogle mill.
argued and overruled. Time was
pi two days instead of one.
however, there is no doubt those in
Will Johnson, his mother ami
Fyes tested ami glasses fitted by allowed t«i file an answer.
Tits T imf . s -II eipi I. d will take family, of Granite, were in Burns
terested will be amply repaid for
11. C. Bilger.
F. V. Jeffers, at one time t« ncli >r lheirtime und trouble.
county script on subscription at this Wtek, visiting Mrs. C. W.
II. C. B uwn was seen on our of «be Lakevit w Junior brass band
face value. Those in arrears can Clevenger. The visitors left Tues-
is in Culooczn. B. 1 , and a member
lay for the Willamette valley, streets Thursday.
also pay un in script.
of the 15lh Infantry band. He
where Mr. Johnson will place his
Call and see iny stock. II
Call at C. A. Byrd’s furniture
1 ‘ mints the position of chief music'ati
Calavan Brothers’ Grapophone
daughters in school for the winter. Bilger, the Jeweler.
store and see those “Kitchen Treas
of one of the army band* to secure Concert and I’roj«otoscope Com
ure* ” You Can’t »1’1«. rd to be wit h
Leng Creek E igle: M M Brierly
Our fur overcoats are jli more salary, an 1 has requested pany *ill entertain the citizens of
and daughter Beatrice wire in V. Brown S’Sons-
out one at eueh low figures.
Lakeview people to forward him a of Burns and vicinity with tlnir
Long Creek last S ,tur.lay, return
recommendation. As .a musician, thrilling Cuban lecture und moving
F M Gibier was shaking hai.de
(> I) Rusk was oyer from
ing to th ir home Monday morning.
Jeffers is no slouch, but—well, lie Picture Exhibition.
with old ecqnaintance8 in Burns
All kinds of Machine extras, Mowing and Reaping Machinery,
Mr. Brierly ami f.mily were resi Warm Springs this wick.
savs the Philippine* “is a very
There will Im a free social dance
this week. Mr. Gibl.-r lost quite
dents of H truer county for many
The regular Nove nber term of rich country, and th«- United States ami grand cash prize contest after
Plows, Bicycle Sundries, etc.
heavily in the recent fire at Ontario
county court convenes next week. got a greut bargain when they took the show. Pi ize No. 1, $1 00 to the
Teamsters report the roads in
it.— Lakeview Examiner.
most handsttiile lady. No. 2, $1 00
“l)ad’’James put in an appear-'
R E Reed lias been suffering
ties county in excellent condition
■ o the most graceful lady dancer
anc on onr streets the first of tin
from a severe attack of grip this ; The committee on memorial wi'l
The recent rains have settled the
No. 3, fi"
50 cents Io the Lomeli« st pell-
week. “Dad” does not seem to
forward petitions tn every precinct
Carder, Seeds ami Sporting Go. ds.
dust and the roadbeds are wel I
tl«man. No. 4, 50 cents to the
grow older, anti has o pleasant
in the county today or tomorrow
Ladies woolen irraps, win for signatures, and it is to l.e hoped poorest gentleman dancer.
smile ami a “jitih” ready for h;sold
Het our case juices on friends whenever he meets them. ter jackets and capes at .A’ j that those reviving the documents Admisiioii 50 cents mid 25 cents
Gin i s t< cri) r I <’ «( „¡]]
canned goods- 11 e kn ock Emmett Stratton was in Burns 1 Brown <S‘ Sons
| will lose
prices t han any one.
railroad prices,freight add- the latter part of last w<. k takini' Mr-. I. zzie Baker and children ! and securing the signature of every
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ed. 1 clear
Brown S orders from our citiz-'ns for their have returned from the Oivvhee, I ( citizen
- - respectiv>- localities. good and warm enough for
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winter supply of apples, lie ex- wl; re they h ive b«en virit’i g fo> The defeat of the proposed land . V. Broirn <S' Sons-
Messrs. Kelley and Denni.- put a pects to return from John Day next several weeks.
John Parker was a visitor to our
leasing mensure is of like interest
this we k. Mr. Parker has
new ew it of paint on th«! Capitnl week xml de’.iver th' fruit.
A nice, fr< -h 1 >t of groc« rie- h ive
absent in ll.ikrr county and
saloon budding jliis week, which
BAILEY «V \\ ATE 1!S, Pinn inr Ieus.
The Silver State of the 24th ult.
other sections of Eatlt rn Oregon for
improves tlv atp-arance of the. I not« s the arrival at Winnemucca of ll Lunaberg A D dton s.
In sending her school report to
some timi- past.
Fino W.'nos, tiquors and. Cdgft?
structure vt rr much.
John Gilcrest from White Horse.
I . several ■ i T i | k , T imes -H ehai . d , Miss 1 C-sie
A . -pecial
We can supply the public with
Gi ere«! of f]1(, ciijz,.n, of silver «-ic k to llardistv has set an example that
C’ljuii S. Biggs rreeivod a large Harney county, Or. Mt
needeil in the general 2 ^’’“Courteous treatment guai .inte« <!. 'ioti I alienage
stock of new furniture this week, was on his way to San Frauei'eo.
B irns 1 m s lav to serve a- j r.m e i
in the county follow. This piper ti erchandise line mid in any quan
ami has more nt Ontario, which he
Hare you a hoy from ■> to
hill publish the rc|H>rts free, an 1 tity desired. Lunaberg A Dalton.
expects will arrive
7 yeai s old? JI 'e hare a lot
urr of the opinion that they w i l
II hii . Will R Ring lift for his
of hoys suits in those ages
Furns-Canyu«. Sincje Line
be intircsting to parents, pupil.«, Im«re m Baker Citv lust Thursday
At Lis Angelis, October 28th
The l»i'«i cases on which he was j
Mef-ehan A Coz ul, coritractors,
John R. G« ntrv won both heats in S ? 00 a suit. .V. Brown S’
¡dies. They will tell you at
C»rrying U. S. Mail« ami Eastern Oregon Expre. s Co’* Fxp««»
the free-for-all pace, Joe Patehen Sons-
Dr. L E. Hibbard ami family ar- retained have been disp ised of I r
.V. Broirn «,• Sons
riv d in Burna last Thursday this term of circuit court.
second, Anaconda third.
Attorneys S. Tl Lillthicuui ami
L-ave Burns Tiiesdsv.Thursdny.Sntunlay.for Canyon City
N. Con.egi s, wife and daughter morning. Dr Hibbard comes well
Col R. W. Mitchell are in Burns
M. Horton, the Diamond Valley
2:04j and 2:03j.
intermedi« 11 loints, Fare *5.
Rev. G. E. Morrison was banged attending court and looking after Mrs. Anni" 11 ¡lines and little daugh 1 r< c immended as a denti-t. He and merchant, un«l brother of Dr. Hor
a« Vernon, Texas. ()-iober 27th. the interests of the W. V. «<• C. M ter Hazel, are visiiirg the writer 1 Ids family will lie pleasant addi ton of the City Drug Store, was al
Mrs. Haines fives at the Narrows, , tions to Burns to which we bid visitor to Burns this week. Mr,
Th' crime for which Mori ¡son pi id W. R-.xl Co.
Harney valley. — Silver Lake them welcome.
Horton report# business flourishing
the death j enalty was rhe | oisonit.g
l’umns ami windmills, all sizes
| and descriptions now in stock. correspondent of Lakeview Exam-' W. D. Hanley «rrivd borne in his section
of bis wife- iu October, 1897.
from Ont rri « last Thur-.lav. He
1 Chain ai «1 tore® p'.iu p« a sj e -ialty
Dt-puly Sheriff IL J. Dav, < f Lane
Jus. Ilutberf rd. f.miilarly known was ac« o iipanied bv J J. Cartwright I
Call und « xa.mi.e stuck. I S. Geer
county, has b-aen faiml to be a A Co.
as ‘‘White Folk“,’’ and Jack Geb who was for s-v« ral jr-ar* sta i n
defaulter to the amount of a little
hart were received at the count, agent for the Oregon >h rl Line at
There will le work in the initia
Shop first door north of this oilice.
more than IJ-KX). He left Eugene
jail Monday to rerve sentences, Ontario.
last week and since then nothing tory degree tonight bv Harney respectively, of 45 um) 30 dare,1
—( arp«ts laid for fl (Kt to II 50 Each.—
John Sw«ek brought in a fine lot
has been heard of him. A reward Judge, I. O. O. F. Members and im p«>s> d by Justice Curl of Drewsey.
sojourning brothers are n quested
of apples from the John Day last
/•“ ,:'>id< re e Byrnes Hotel. Burns, 'I • / .n.
of $100 has b“' h offered for bis
for petit larceny.
■ to be present.
week, am] ha* la-en delivering
If the public is aware of the fact them to customers.
The Prir.eville Journal says that
that W) J* r « « i t. of h' adache ami
J. J Cotnegvs the Merchant-
We have holiday ■_" ><!«■ galore;
Tailor is agent for Chicago’* leid- M. R. B'ggs is building a law ofli< e neuralgia is the result of eye strain
ing tailors. Suits tc order from in that city. M R is a cousin of abd defective glrise«, the people also King heaters, gi*««wa.e, cut-
*13.(0 up: Patils *3.50 tip; Over our k Po t townsmen J. W. at.d C. would not loee any time, but go t" tlery ami fancy crockery just in.
coat* *12.00 up. You can have a ■
Jorgensen and hive their eyes Racine Bros.
suit made tn Chicago or Burns by
U. W. Clevrng r, who has been properly fitted and get relief.
Harry Timmons, the New York
first class work men. all work war ,]njr)g some carpenter work for
Insurance Sg.-nt. has been quite
used to be a difficult art. It
Don’t let it shp your memory,
rantt d. Second door west cf Capi Thomas Baker on Poison creek for
neighbor*, that LunanergA Dalton sick for th - past a. k. He 1« iur i* different now. Anybody can
the past ten day«, returned to town carry the largest and best .«-lecti-d pr -ving at th s time.
t ike pic tores. Manufacture« a now
stock f I out* and shoe* in Etsfi.-rn
Metal S« »’i.' d collar*, the Lest make Cameras which anyone un
The Mims murder trial ende<! at
Fop .-» ale .—My ris’d^nce in Oregon, ami they will b-t sold at mad' now in st elk. air > hand Sew* I operate, and they furnish acce*-
Pemil-vin October 27th, the jury
WE ARE A («ENTS
Address: price« that cannot fiil to induce '.haps, at Hopkio* A Hunter'«.
returning a verdict of manslaughter, Burns.
sone* and chemicals in «u< h sb ipe
I ,i!.«r. 217 East Bat.- th «* who examine the ge l* to
with a recommendation for extreme Mn 1 ■.
The little daughter of Mr. and that the finishing oi picture* is an
tne’Cv. Miu.s was to have nc-ived t.'xk strict, B
Mr*. Her»’« f Ms i. lake, i* stai - easy matter,
hi« sentence last Monday, but op to
A number of th- R ad Lar.dca-- »
The athletic exhibition at Ixh ¡ng with C E Kenyon and wife in
time of going to pre s no ¡nfbrma were continued until the spring c-r s hall last Saturday evening drew Burn«, attending sch.sil.
lion had reached this office that term of circuit tourt.
a good aiz.-d audience. The four
King heating atovea, cutlery,
Complete Outfits, including
•enUr.ee had b«eil passed.
Iatnslietg A Dalt. r bare just
gl*--ware. iMdiday g.iorfa and errck- Cameras and everything nece»-
— l«eah-r in ■ ■
1« :,se Cot.signmerit Retd and Charles Smith *u de rry ju-t arrived at Racine Bro*.
quite pn bable tin re will be received an
clared a Jraw
M Chevalier wis
at least three bi i« k building« er . n <1 ■ f dry g-oda
Claude Def»«* i* ptit'lng bi* town
in the ten r «und
in Burn* early in the spring The
1 ul with J. E Hem ¡I Cbsrle. residence in ahape fir occupancy
firm of Lunaberg A Dalton art a brief trip to various point* in the
Call and see thr*eoutfit« and
Green aid Biil Kennedy did not His mother will move to Burns in
talking str»ng|v of putting up a northwest.
of pictures which can lie
materialize. »• loth h»«l !«-ft town a rh >rt time, we understand.
large brick l-.iilding <m lh* eo-n»r|
If you want a piano or irgan call
,./ good Chinchilla cont
liow occupied bv them W' ale,
< IT Y drug htohi :
A disja’eh. d«*—I »t T" p*ka and rent or orcrcwit canòe
tiriderataod that it is the intentim or write the City Drug Store fer
w* J *L Jcrdan Io «.»••!■’-riek on/pDeva
,Ki■ «. • •
H. M. II o TT on , Propt.
r ;■ h
’O « found at .V Broten <t So.m
1W (live them • ( all,
f ,. I, h
sj- — the China laundryman, talks of
p.D.-ri »Tiov Ol
o> building a brick un (he corner lot A Brief History of the Case
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THE OLD RELIABLE
Watch it Next week
I. S. GEER à Co,
Tin Shop in 7arnev Co
nunivs . :r e _ a
W. H. KELLEY,
HOUSE PA1HTNG & PAPER HANGING.
Why Ecn't You Ride a
Rost Wheel on Earth. Cheep,
Durable and Light Running.
We Sell all These Articles
$5 TO S25.
HARDWARE. TINWARE, GLASSWARE