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E ast O regon H erald
Vol. 1 —No. 60.
GREAT NATURAL CURIOSITI'.
The Malheur Cave Partly Explored
aud Fully Described
OREGON, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 1888.
FROM WASHINGTON, D. C.
CANYON CITY ADVERTISEMENTS.
$2.60 a Year.
W as «UK> to « l>wv.p. c.l
Octob« d. BW j
O. A. SWLEK,
. THE TOWN OF BURNS
The capitol is deoerted
□RANT CO. OREGON.
PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY
By a Visitor to the Harney Country,
COGSWELL & COGSWELL.
McPherson and Voorhees were
AB IT 18 VOICED BY THE HERALD.
Who Compares it with the
CANYON CITY, OREGON.
absent most of the entire session.
LAKEVIEW AND LINKVILLE, Or.
BUSINESS MEN ABROAD BY LOOKING OVER ITS COLUMNS WILL SEE THAT
D. L. GRACE,
Beck so sick he was unable to at
H aenky V alj - by , Oct. 13. 1888.
P ublisher and P roprietor .
1 newspaper; 1 hotel: 1 brewery; 1 undertaker: 1 meat market; 2 lawyers; 3 physicians
E d . H erald : I visited the Mal I Senator Harris at home to look
1 surveyor; 1 land agent; 1 drugstore; 1 Jeweler; 1 blacksmith; 1 livery stable: 2 general mer
chandise stores; 1 hardware store; 1 saw-mill; 1 carpenter; 1 saddle & harness shop; 1 gro
heur cave since I came into your after a senatorial canvass.
- One Year ...........................................................>3.00
cery store. Also, 1 Odd Fellows lodge; 1 reading room; 1 school; 1 church.
H^-Mail a copy of T he H ebald to Advertise your town, in the East.-^B>
The new Chief Justice is now a
One Year (in advance).................................... 2.50
Attorney, Notary Public à say something about it that would familiar figure in the supreme
be of interest to some of your many court. The wisdom of the seleotion
HERALD CLUB LIST:
reader«, I pen the following notes: will be fully vindicated. He has Bas also a fine assortment of Barbedine ware
erald and The Century, one year ............ 15.75
This cave is located on a sage sacrified pecuniary interests in obe something new, which for beauty of design and
lerald aud St. Nicholas,
A. C. BRODERSEN,... Lakeview.
lerald and Demorest Magazine, one year. 3.75
finish is hard to equal. A fine line (and in all
brush plain about 1 mile from the dience to an honorable ambition, shades),
lerald and Peterson Magazine
lerald and Godey’s Lady’s Book
„Jerald and West Shore
and he will achieve a reputation
Any business entrusted to me, will receive
fileraid and Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper 5.75
Herald and Leslie's Popular Monthly
4.75 most careful aud prompt attention. Laud mat heur river.
equal to that of his illustrious pre-
Herald and Leslie’s Sunday Magazine
. 3.75 ters and Collection a specialty. Correspond
There is a small basin at its deeeasora.
Herald and Alden’s Manifold Cyclopedia,. 2.90 ence solicited in English aud German.
Each additional volume after vol. I, 56 cents;
1Q cents extru per volume, postage.
' geo . M c G owan ."
Speaker Carlisle accepted an in
vitation tendered him by Senator WATCHES AND JEWELRY.
Publishers of periodicals are solicited
to seuTclubbing rates, a copy of their work for
feet high at its entrance, and has Gorman and a delegation of prom
our Free Reading Rodin—We file, and bind the
Afeat for Slaver A Walker, wUolaaala daalara la
latter at close of every half-volume, and pay for
an incline downward for the first inent Democrats to attend a demo Tobacco and Cigars—Pipes, and Meerschaum
copies by advertisement.
Pipes a specialty, warranted. Oysters, Sar
cratic mass meeting to be held in
dines, Crackers, all fresh. Soaps, best
Practices In the court, ol the state, and before cast and runs very nearly straight Baltimore on 28th. Senator Wilson
brands. Yeast Powders—everybody
to the water, a distance of ] mile of Maryland, Representative McMil
mo 3 mo
wk 2 wk
can draw a prize worth from 25c
to |1. Full line of School
00 111 00
from its mouth. It will average 50 lin of Tennessee, and Breckenridge
1 inch 11.50 |2.50 35 00
3 00 4 00 6 50 12 00
Books, and Stationery
24 0O 40 00
3.50 5 00 8 00 15.00
WAGONS, BUGGIES & CARRIAGES,
of Kentucky will be among the
of all descriptions.
4.50 6 00 10 00 20 00 32.00 50 00
10.00 2M 00 48.00 80.00
P. II. MURPHY.
IV"* A gent fob F ireman ’ s F und I nsurance C ompany .'
walls running up about 6 feet on
20.00 30 00 4Q.OO 60 00 110 00 140.00
Representative McMillan had re The Country promtly and correctly filled. 1-ly
OREGON. either side, and then commence to
<W-I.lber,l reduction to #11 yearly advert LAKEVIEW
turned from New Jersey, where he
lieTnT Call at Office, or write to Publisher.
arch over, and certainly form the made four speeches, the last in New
HAY & GRAIN
r^-cute charged extra, according to »pace:
BURNS GROCERY STOE.
none but metal base admitted.
finest arch in the whole family of ark, where the Democrats for the
Always on hand, and prompt attention given
t. we Bterootypo all onr advertlaement«
P roprietor ,
caves that were ever discovered.
rchange» after lat four publication«, »1 each. all order» for team« and vehicles.
first time in fifteen years secured a
V. J. MILLER.
fZW Advertising in local column«, 10c aline.
It is grand almost beyond de sweeping victory in that city at a
wa y Marriage, birth, and death announce
scription, and rivals the great Mam local election.
ment« free. Stub item« «ollcited aa new«.
Harney City, Oregon.
«^■-Liberal rate« offered to religion«, «octal,
moth cave in its smoothness of Several days ago the collector of Will practice in all the State Court«. 1-tf
ana "educational bodies.
KEEPS CONSTANTLY ON HAND—
character and uniformity. The customs at Port Townsend, W. T.,
J. W. BONEBRAKE.
NOTICE TO FOREIGN ADVERTISERS.
first 250 yards the bottom is as telegraphed that the steamer Auc-
Whlla rcpeclfully eolicltlng your patrouage
A Full Assortment of Groceries of all Kinds!
as we desire to keep our readers posted a« to the
smooth as a floor, then are found on, from Sitka, Alaska, had landed
best goods and reliable firms to deal with, cor
Good Work—Reasonable Prices.
respondenco will be saved by referring to the
piles of rubbish or debris that have a Chinaman at Victoria, B. C., on
GUARRANTEED TO BE OF THE BEST QUALITY.
following statements based upou our circula
tion iu this and adjoining counties:
accumulated by falling from the his way to Port Townsend, asking
A. J. BROWN.
Immoral medicinal ads. at no price.
ceiling above, 100 yards or so apart, if he should be allowed to land. Any and all kinds of surveying done on short
O^^Advertisemen!» at less than 10 cents per
TOBACCO A SPECIALTY.
inch, uet price, yearly, or 20 cents, transient,
the last one being something over Secretary Maynard, in reply, tele notice, and satisfaction guaranteed. 4—5—yl.
EGGS, AND ’A. LIMITED AMOUNT OF BUTTER TAKEN IN
100 yards from water.
graphed as foilows:
<j^.fpccial position 32 extra charge per in-
W. A. WI8HÏRE,
J. NAT. HUDSON,
EXCHANGE FOR GOODS.
sêrïlon. Instead of position a standing reader
calling attention to ad. each week is run iu with
FOR CASH, AND AT PRICESjjf
jocal uews matter free.
the water, it runs back on either
WILSHIRE & HUDSON.
T he H erald is kept regularly on file for re
side in a trough from the main pool Chinese per Aucon from Alastta cannot
ference, in the Geo. P. Rawell Newspaper Ad
vertising Bureau, 10 Spruce st.. New ork.
the distance of 100 feet, settling land.
down on either side, leaving the
LAKEVIEW AND BURNS, OR.
The Washington monument has
This firm practices in the courts of the State, floor crowning.
at last been opened to the public, JASPER DAVIS
and before the U. 8. Lund Office. Any land
The water is remarkably clear; congress having appropriated a
Qffice or other business entrusted to them will
President.................................. . Grover Cleveland rdqeive prompt attention.
one can see the sand in the bottom suitable sum to run the elevator.
UPLAND CASES SOLICITED.
Thcs. F. Bayard
Secretary of State
Chas. S. Fairchild
Secretary of Treasury
Secretary of Interior .......... ..
pears to have no outlet, as it is per top every day. Many people tired Groceries and Merchandis
Secretary of War ................ ........ Wm. C. Endicott
W. C. Whitney
Secretary of Navy ............
fectly still and quiet; it is good of waiting an opportunity to crowd
Don M. Dickinson
Attorney General ................ ............ A. H. Garland
in the elevator, go away, to come
This wonderful curiosity has to again.
T. H. ROBERTS, P roprietor .
/ J. N. Dolph, (R) GEO. S. SIZEMORE - - B urns , O r .
Ü. 3. Senators . .
j J. H. Mitchell.(R)
be seen to be fully appreciated. It
A big book was received last ^L acksmit JI 5 ho P
Criminal law a specialty.
Binger Hermann, (R)
Sylvester Pennoyer, (D)
is truly of basalt formation and is week at the clerk’s office of United
Every Style of Job iffinUnz does with n.atnaaa aad daapatah, aad at
’ Geo. W. McBride, (B)
Secretary of State
G. W. Webb, (D)
quartenary, the walls are honey* States supreme court, which con
VAN. 8. CURTIS, P rop ’ r .
Supt. Public Instruction
.............. Frank Bakei
T. V. B. EMBREE.M. D. combed in many places; the wall on tained over 2,000 printed pages. It
>• R. S. Strahan, (D)
the south side sets on a horizontal is a single volume, and is 3 feet 8 All kinds of Blacksmithing
........ > Wm. P. Lord, (R)
at his residence on the east side of Sil
) W. W. Thayer, (D)
vio» River, ten miles below Burns.
basement of eruptive rocks.
inches in width. It is the record
SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT:
This magnificent cave has evi in the case of Banque-Franco-
J. A. F ee , (R)
District Attorney ...................... J. L. R and , (R)
Dr. S. B. McPheeters. dently been used in time by the In Egyptienne vs. Brown and others
DO YOU WANT
Horseshoeing S5.00 a span.
dians as a fortification; the en of New York. The book is of the
- Book work will raealva prompt aaZatrafw
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON.
trance has been walled up with size as to pages and printing as pre
G. W. GlLUAM,(R
letter Heada. — attantloo on receipt of order.
-N. R. Xi AXK¥,(R
County Judge ..............
Note Heada, Carda, Tlekela,—Mazailnea and other periodica), boand 1«
stone, and there are, also, two walls scribed by the Court. It makes a
J. T. M arl . (I)
Office at W. E. Grace’s Drug Store.
Invitation,, Dodger«, Btcf -any etyle ordered.
N. H. B oley ,(R
IF YOU DO TIEN W
H. M c H aley , (R)
In Barna, Grant county,Orefon
Ordera by mall aollclted and (Ivan Im
H. D avis , (D)
ning from each corner of the en all that any one man can carry.
mediate attention, office In liaa.Lb Hnlldlnz until a Job office la built.
J. H. N ial , (R)
J. G. Welch, M. D.
trance diagonally near the center
W. H.G ray (K)
J. W. Young, son of the late
........ C. H. T imms , (R)
some 50 feet long; this was for a Brigham Young by his first wife, is
E. H ayes , (R)
AZRO J. CORT,
Stock Inspector ..............
T. H. CURL (D)
LAKEVIEW U. S. LAND OFFICE:
_____ ____________________________________________ ?
driven back from the mouth.
Register,..................................... A. F. S nelling , (D)
wearing blonde moustache and side
Receiver, ............................. W. M. T ownbend , (D)
Around and above the mouth of whiskers. Like his father, he is A ttorney - at -L aw and S olicitor
the cave there are considerable fine one of the leaders of the Mormon
of A merican and F oreign
U. 8. MAILS.
chippings where the aborigines have church, and a man of considerable
P atents .
NEAR BURNS, OREOON.
sharpened their stone implements ability.
Arrives Tuesdays and Fridays at 6 p m.
Leaves Mondays and Thursdays at 4:30 a m.
Any and all kinds of surveying done on shor which were made out of obsidian,
notice and reasonable terms.
Lateat Freak In nailroad Accidenta.
wishing to be located, can have plats furnish« or volcanic glrfSs.
Arrives Mdndays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 4pm ff . ee of charge.
The probable origin of caves may
On the Er ie road near Otisville,
Leaves Tuesdays, Thursdays aud Saturdays.
Ohio, on 24th ult. a fast freight Offlc«, <13 F «t., N. W.
W àiiix « t « m , D. C
Arrives Thursdays at 6 a m.
I Saddle and Hamess Shop. terranean waters in time; at that crashed into the rear end of an
Leaves Thursdays at 6 a m.
SAYER & DORE
J. C. WELCOME - P roprietor . time full streams ran through and other freight with terrific force,
Arrives Wednesdays at 9 pm.
excavated them, partly by erosion, killing one man and seriously in
Leaves Thursdays at 6 a m.
J. C. PARKER, Postmaster.
partly by solution. Gradually as juring others; ae soon as the con
the terrace elevation came on, the fusion subsided long enough for Opinions given as to value and validity of
Patents. Attention paid to Infringement
great streams-to which these cav some one to think, a flagman was and Interferences. Patents for Designs,
Trade-Mars, and Labels obtained. Copy
erns are tributary, cut down their sent forward to stop the East-bound rights registered.
- and -
bases to lower levels; the subterra express, but too late; and the ex
HARNEY LODGE, NO. 77, I. O. O. F.
Meets at Odd Fellows Hall, every Saturday at
nean waters sought lower levels and press came thundering down and
J. E. McKINNON, N. G.
CHAS. SAMPSON - - B urns , O r . the part running through the cav crashed into the two wrecked
erns reduced to driftings and stal- trains, smashing itself and every
thing else into splinters, and not a
Red Front Liverv &. Feed I think that the water is in the I man uninjured.
Patents, Caveats and Trade-Marks procured
Rejected Applications Revived and Proserated
A METHODIST CHURCH
end of the cave, but can not tell
All business before ths U. 3. Patent office at
Organization exists in Burns, and a com
without further exploring.
A dispatch dated Oct. 24 «y» ! tended to orc
modious hou^e is in course of erection.
I was informed by two parties 200 Crow warriors have taken the cinv entok '» uuide ."
PROPRIETOR that fish have been caught in the warpath against the Sioux.
THE BURNS SCHOOL
j cave that were of blue color and Advices from Hayti as late as FRANKLIN H BOUGH. WMbiogtoa. D C.
Is a large, white building, conveniently ar
ranged for the accommodation of both sexes
G. C. DrxcAjf. ! 10th ult., state that Port-au-Prince —
Is out of towD *' itts
Mrs. Canfield, teacher.
A CASTS BUSINESS AT BED
on the night of Sept. 28 had thun-
T he steamer Zealandia, which der, lightning and a revolt among
Result of the latter STATE INSURANCE CO.
Tn our motto. Good Buggy Teams, and Nice sailed from San Francisco on the ,k,> neonle .
Raddle Homes Tarnished at Reasonable Charges 20th nit., for Australia via Hono
was 300 persons killed and over 500 !
and Particular Attention paid to the Boarding
Carefully edited and conducted in the intereets and Grooming of Transient Stock. Hay 4t Grain lulu, carried the largest consign
wf all is established in Burna, and circulates in on hand.
Vary part of Harney Valley—T he E ast O re -
ment of applet that ever left for the women and children wounded.
■B H emald .
W. E. GRACE
antipodes. She took twelve car-
O ne newspaper alive to the work
loads of fruit. The apples were of advertising the capabilities of a
grown in the two states most noted
B urns , O regon .
for the large size and fine flavor of county, is worth a dozen little one-
all kinds of fruit«, Oregon and Cal- horse sheets starving to death in
the work of drawing money in small
Tb« satisfactory mannwr In which th« «tat«
A t a meeting at Lyon«, De Les- ' dribs from the people’s pockets, to Insnranr«
i ompany, of -aka, Oregon, has ron-
Mrs. Louis Racine, - - Proprietress. seps declared that the Panama ca
dwted its basine». and paid Its loases. Is proven
by th« fart that for the past four years JT H AH
nal would be opened for traffic in
BEGBIVED MORE FREMIUMÄ. INJURED
A limited nnmherof gnewt* ran secure the July, 1M0. He said he wished to ' lives by reaping from the dissension MORF. HOMES, and different aropcrtle«. IMU '
moat corufortaNe lodging rooms in the town
ED MORE POLlCIHLand FAlflMORE LOMiBf
at this home. Tarde* <u;>t>liedwith all Kinds ccrrect the report that the opening he is able to sow in the community oa Oregon and Waahiagtoa Tgrritory thaa
RTBE for T he H erald .
j of eataWew the maruet affords.
would be delayed until 1891.
N. R A Good road >11 the way.
I that is afflicted with his scheming. ihar ro»paaay
CHAS. A. COG8WELL,
F. A. COGSWELL]
FINE SILVER W&RE.
HARDWARE, TINWARE. WAGON MATERIAL,
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