Local and General. Win. Altnow, Hr., of Drewsey, was in Burns on business Thurs day, Oregonian and Itcma, 12.00. C. H. Johnson, of Upper Calami McMulUn th« photographer op- ty, came over on business yester I posit« the bunk. day Tearhera* examination was held Dr. and Mrs. U.S. Brownton re hero during the week. turned Tuesday from Purlland and Win Bennett was down from and the coast. I Hilvie« Valley over Sunday. Receiver Chas. Newell is again SPECIAL SALE al hie pout in the Land office. of tooth picks, E. I’. Sylvester was down from 1 his quill and wood, at I ranch on upper Silviea Tues- The Welcome Pharmacy. Th« Oregon State Normal School J : I Capitol Barber Shop : 5 Evert thing fist-class ami up- to-date Sit (VtXll. HAIK CVTTIXO. Nil All IHMH.AU. BTC. SKA I HA I II KUUM. patronage solicited Houthi of Capilo! Saloon. / Tu Promote Irrigation To further the movement to eave tli-> forest« and store th« floods, the 11 th M-xrioti of the National Irriga tion CougreM will I m > held in I >g<len, Utah, September 15 to 18. Oregon, as a alate, is eutitlad to 20 representative«. Representa tives from all the states affected by the National irrigation act are ex- t>- '-It I al the congress Not only those interested directly in irriga tion work, but business men and large laud owners, will attend and t«k« an active part in the cessions. I lie subjects which will l>e dis- <- ir.<-d are practical irrigation and forestry lessons, reports of ex|»ertr, npplcation of th« provisions of the reclamation act, stall- progress un der National act, views on settle- iiimt and legal complications, themes on colonization. Senator AV. A. Clark,of Montana, is the president of the National Irrigation Congress. F. J, Kicsel, <>f Ogden, la the chairman of the board of control; JI. B. Maxson is the secretary. Nearly all the Western States arc represented by state vice-presi dents. Oregon's vice-president is E M. Brannick. I "HKOWI'»" "TIIM kA I'lHFACTOUk NTOHE «MMOWW- H‘ 1 One ol the most popular SHOES in rhe Market I Mrs. Fred Haines, of Harney, was over yesterday to attend a meeting of the Women of Wood craft. 0. W. Porter, the well-known sheepman of Huntington, was in Burns on business during the week. al Monmouth has an ad" in thia J. L. Huffman of Canyon City, issue. cumeover Wednesday with a load Mrs. Bold. Irving, of Harney, of fruit. He was accompanied by was visiting friends in Burns Wed his wife. nesday. The John Day baseball club and M. Horton, the Diamond mer track athelets have promised to chant, was it the city on business meet the Burns . boys here Monday. Fair week. Mrs M R. Biggs, of Prineville, is Prof. M. E. Rigby, principal visiting relatives in Burna and of the Citizens Business College, vicinity. was in Canyon City and John Day J. H. Ixiggan.of Harney, was the this week in th« interest ot the guest of hia son. John and family, college. Monday. Charley Lewis arrived yesterday Fred Haines, th« Harney mer from Portland on a visit to friends chant, was a visitor in the citv Charley is employed as a hack Tuesday, driver in th« metropolis and is James and Joseph Turner of taking a short summer vacation. Hartley, were transacting business W. A. Gowan and family and here Tuesday. Hum Parrish left Wednesday for Mr and Mrs. Chas Mel’heeicrs Willow Creek where they will re are home from an outing ou the main some time. Win and Sam will put in the time operating their t'pjier Deschutes. wood sawing machine. Alvan Dripps, until recently em W E. Trisch returned Monday ployed al the P ranch, is s|>endi>ig from Hot Lake. Union County, a few days in Burna. where he has been the past month Mrs. J. W. Buchanan, and trying the waters of those cele daughter. Miss Elisa, were visitors brated springs as a cure for the from Harney Wednesday- rheumatism. He returns much (’barley Moore and Melvin Drijis, improved. of Drewsey, came up Monday from Charles Urquhard, of the geolog Lawen where they have been work ical survey, with a party of four ing. men, arrived in Burns Sunday Mr. am) Mrs. A. 8. Swain and children were home frotr. their ranch at Lawen a few days thia week. from Baker City. The party is engaged in topographic work and and will carry out the triangulation completed as far as Biraw berry Atty Chas. W. Parrish and (1. Butte last Summer. A. Itembold have gone on a Geo. Sizemore made a trip to th« short business trip to the Silver northeast part of the county this Creek section. week in the capacity of deputy sheriff' to take possession of a band The Pacific Live Stock Company last week started 1000 head of sheep under foreclosure pro of dry cows to Winnemucca in ceedings brought by O. W. Porter against T. B. Jones, of Mal charge of Mill Modi. heur County. The business was D. It. Cochrane, of Cosmopolis, satisfactorily arranged by Mr. Wash., arrived Monday on a visit Jones turning over all his sheep to the editor and family, ami will to satisfy the mortgage. probably remain here permanently. News was brought to Burna Supt J. ('. Bartlett, Mias Hattie Monday from the camp on Stein Bartlett and MisaMaud Clark came Mountain, that Tom Dawson had over from Drewsey Mouday to b0 struck Ike Frazer on the head present at the teachers' examina with a revolver causing serious tion. if not dangerous injuries. Sheriff J. W. Elsworth, stall'correspond Allen left for the scene of the ent of the Baker City Democrat, 5: trouble on receipt of the news in Burna, and will give the readers to arrest Dawson and yesterday of his paper a write-up of thia sec arrived with his prisoner, who was tion. placed in the county jail. Frazer The lied Front Livery barn is is said to be in a very bad con catering to its patronage and bar dition though not dangerous. Al Sutherland came in from the All gambling has been closed in improved its livery service. Fin Ontario. Monday Mayor Lackey by the day or month at reasonable Chas. Peterson ranch at Lawen Thursday and swore to a complaint ie«ued an order 11 City Marshal rates. Sam Mothershead and family charging Tom O'Brien with the Keifoot instructing him to close <1 >wn nil games and gambling and returned Sunday from Lawen. theft of a valuable pair of spurs the order has been carried into Sam has been helping hia father- from a valise. The warrant was in-law, A. 8. Swain, harvest his placed in the hands of Hank Fel effect.—Ontario Democrat. ton. who caught his man at Lawen hay crop. and brought him to Burns, arriv Oregonian erd Items. ♦2.00 John Robinson and son Dewey, ing yesterday. At the preliminary William McKinney and "Cy” examination this morning before Ankeny returned Monday from an Justice of the Peace S. W. Miller outing on the lakes at the head of the prisoner was held in $300 bonds the Deschutes. to await the action of the grand For a bilious attack take Cham jury. In default of bail he was berlain'« Stomach and Liver Tab placed in the county jail. lets anil a quick cure is certain J. D. Combs returned Wednet- For sale by IL M. Horton, Burns ; to John Day having secured what Fred Haines, Harnev. j cattle he wanted about 4(10 head. Henry Blackwell yesterday sold The stock owners selling to Mr. to a representative of the Frye- Combs were: Win. Hanley, Mel Bruhn company, of Seattle, 310 Fenwick, Martin Bros, F. G. head of fine beef entile, which were Illume, Paul Blume, John Gar ship|ie<l west last night.—Hunting rett, Homer Mace, Walter Parker, toil Herald. . Roland Hankins, Jack Craddock, J. P. Withers and Mrs K. J. James. WAGONS! WAGONS t Wc will sell you a Mitchell, The prices paid we understand Rushford or Webber Farm Bed were $24 for dry cows, $27..50 for Wagon; two-yee.r-old steers and $34 for 31 Steel Skein $85.00 threes. The’cattle which are to be 3* ., „ 9000 received here next Tuesday, nre 3} „ „ 105.00 intended forth« Union Meat Com- Send your order» to us, 0. C. Co ' pany of Portland. For sale exclusively by II looking for Exhibits. --------- ! The following letter from Mr. Jefferson Meyer, president of the Lewis and Clark Centennial Expo sition Commission for the State of Oregou. is self explanatory: Sec'y Harney Co. Fail. Burns, Oregon. i My dear Sir:—The Lewie and Clark Centennial Exposition Com mission has appropriated the sum of $2000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to make purchases and pay expense of agents for gathering exhibits at the district fairs in the State of Oregon. We will no doubt send a representative to your fair. Will you kindly ad vise me when and where you hold this fair. Assure your people that should they have any choice ex hibits, that satisfactory arrange ments will no doubt be made to take them to St. Louis. Trusting this will be of value to you, and that your fair will be a greater success than ever before, 1 am Yours very truly, Jefferson Myers, Portland, Or., August 10. 1903. The Chicago Weekly Inter Ocean is the only weekly newspaper pub lished in Chicago in connection with the great daily pa)>ers. It contains a judiciously selected summary ot the news of the nation and world, the best stories, home, farm, woman's, and other special departments, and fair, patriotic, able editorials, written from a Re publican viewpoint. It is by far the best general newspaper ot the Western States. The regular price for the Weekly Inter Ocean is $1,01'! and for the Harney Valley Items $ 1.50, but subscriptions will be re ceiver! at this office for the two papers in combination for one year for only $1.50. Mr. D. P. Daugherty, well known throughout Mercer and Summer counties, W. Va., most likely owes his life to the kindness of a neigh bor. He was almost hopelessly af flicted with diarrhoea : was attend ed by two physicians who gave nim little, if any, relief, when a ueigh- bor learning of his serious condi tion, brought him a bottle of Cham berlain's Colic, Cholera and Diar rhoea Remedy, which cured him in less than twenty-four hours, For sale by H. M. Horton, Burns; Ered i Haines, Harney. NEW STOCK Is constantly arriving at our store- Our lines are complete and now we can fill any order with the best of everything. Bring or send us your orders for Fancy Dress goods. Ready Made Wrappers, Ladies' and Gents* Furnishing Goods Hats. Clothing, Boots and Shoes. Fresh line of staple and fancy Groceries Lunaberg & Dalton I •1 ■ b k.’ Successore to R. A.’Miller ■ b b I £ Î If yov can’t enjoy jokes during this hot weather, just wait until next winter when you can ernes the ice and heir all kinds of funny craclu. Miller & Thompson, 5 » Co.