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i HAS THREE TIMES THE CIRCULATION
OF ANY PAPER IN THE COUNTY.
-TflUHHKI. UVKflV KRID..Y MV
3 LOAN P. SHUT T,
I'.dllor mid Proprietor.
jtP Hulmrrliition JUtci.
ite jranr (Invariably Id adraoco) 1 1 W
Six moutus .. 1 00
I'tire rannihs , 7S
Single conies,,.-,, 10
: I'ro.erwioual curds.. (t 00 per mouth
One square 1 aO per month
Oiie-qnaitrr column , 8 50 per month
j i mo half colamn ....... 6 00 per month
, One column 10 00 per month
i Business locals will be charged at 10 cent per
; Hue .'or first insertion and 6 cent per line there-
Legal adrertiaeineute will in all case be
charged to the party ordering them, at legal
rates, and paid lor before affidavit U furnished
VOL. 2. CONDON, GILLIAM CO., OREGON, FRIDAY. JUNE 17, 1892. NO. 13.
THE OFFICIAL AND LEADING PAPER
OF GILLIAM COUNTY.
Knternl at the I'nilnfflct at Condon, Orffon, a$
ircond-clati mull matter,
President ilKNJAMIN HjkftHfftON
Vln I'mitlcletit I,r.vi V. Momtom
Hmtrrtary of Hiate Jamkn U Itl.Aimt
Heoretary ol Treasury... , Ciiah. Kohtkr
Hmiretary of Interior,. J. W ("OMils
Heorutaryol War , Htkvhkn II. Ri.kikm
HMirtay ol Navy M, K Tkacv
Fust masterUeneral..... Jon N WanaMakkk
Attoruey-Ueueral W II. II. Mlu.Ktt
beurelaryoi Agrlmiltura Jkukmiah Kiik
State of Oregon.
flovernor 8. Pkmhovkh
Hmiret.r o( Htate U W. Mi'HHin
Iressurer nm. Mktntimn
Hnpt of nibllu I untrue lou K U. MiKlkov
Batiatir ! " M ITrilKLI
Mn,,to jj. N pi.M'lt.
Cong eMinaa H iuhmann
fruiter ..Kknk '. Hakkr
Sit. H 81RAHAN
W. P Umn.
K. B. HAM.
Seventh Judicial l-littrlei.
Joint Senator , 1'iiaki.kh Hilton
Clnmit JhIk , VV. I.i Kimiimiaw
1'ro.ocutlng Atoruey W. 11. Wilsoh
Rcprewutallvt W.J. Mui.kky
Judgi W.J. Makipkk
Clerk Jay V. Mica
Sheriff. W. I, Wtixox
Trea.urer 11.8. Kwimi
AtMkr ,...,. .......iia no Mahon
Hii'veror If, J, HuHi.Hoar
H ihn 11 HiiwrluU'ilvul , ,.l,r iks Paiukk
Cnriuet.., , It It. tlAKKina
Htock lu.pjtto, Alkx Innim
Justice of the l'e. (IkoimrTaton
Coiiiaile Dak Kikiiumt
Union Faelue lUllway Tim Card.
Tralnsarrlre and leave Arlington as follows:
Train No. 3, fast mall, eare Arlington dally
12:, 6 a. m,
Nn. a, A Untie express, leave Arlington dally
at a . 87 r. m.
Train No. 1, fast mall, leaves Arlington dally
t 13:40 A M.
No. T Atlantic express, leave Arlington dally
at I M r. m.
HSPCMKa KRAJtCH TRAINS.
Train No. SI arrive from Heppner dally, est
erst Hnudty at 11 M , H.
H i. si leer" tjr llvppner dally, except Sun
day, at 8:47 r. M.
Tnriia tl ket sold and higgaga cherkfd
through to all point In the L'uiU'd Htaies ana
Canaaa. 8. COLLI NH, i ickt-t Agi-nt,
AF. 4 A. M.-MT. MOKUH tfttKit. No. &
, Kiateri coinmHiit all. 11s 011 rlrrt Saturday
vilni(S alter first Mondanf ia h luontli. H
arolnvbr hrn In giHHlstaud tigare cordially
Invited to attnnd. V. K. C KH)$, W. M.
Heriikrt Hautrad, Secretary.
REV. W. C. WI8K WIIX IIOM) 8IRVICKB
very Jil and 4lh 8nn'lay In ah roou'b at
Ciindnn, room ng aud eveiidig. snd at Matn
scbooihouse at I n. 111. Kvery Ut and d Hunila
he will prverh at Mmy villa, morulugan evenluK
TRY ONE OF-
ED L. pJlTIiEY'S $10 SUITS
For gentlemen, worth $20 for wear. Twelve cloth samples, fashion plate
and meaBurement blank free. Postage, 6 cents.
Ed L. Huntley & Co., Wholesale Gentile Tailors,
184 MADI80N STREET, CHICAGO, ILL.
When ordering samples please mention Condon (Gilliam county,
Or.) Globe. ,
Lost :Valley; Saw '.'Mill.
CANTWELL BROS., Proprietors.
All Kinds of Surfactd lumber, Rustic,
-All timbers 4x6 and largepliscounted 10 per-csnt. in number of
feet. All lumber discounted 10 per
SOUTH MAIM STREET, CONDON, OR.
Good horses for hire at reasonable rates. Special attention given
rv transient Stock.
Fat cattle for my meat market
Fresh Beer, Wines,
JEEBH WALLA WALLA STEAMED KEG BEER UPON I0E.
A fine billiard parlor in connection,
little amusement call around and see Pat,
JjK. J. J. HOOAN,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON,
Office Oregon av next door to (JUibt ofDc.
JjR. JOHN NICKLIN,
Office at residence of Major Lucas, Oregon
I AY P. U'CAH, County Clerk,
por.s all LiK or
LAND AND NOTARY BUSINESS
In a nat and careful manner. ,
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE,
Collections made and prompt returns given.
Notary Public unci Conveyancer,
Condon, Or. ,
CollcoMons made with dlratr:h.
Konrsen's the 0rman-American and th
Norlh e-t Kir and Mar ne Insman e Company.
,1011 RKI.IABLE pike inhdranck
, APPLY TO TH
Phoenix of Hartford."
Cath A-ett, tr,,m,m IS,
Herbert If sUtead, Agent, Condon, Or.
QOSDON'-IX)NE ROCK DAILY HTAOE LINE.
, I. M. llloenart, Proprietor.
leaves Condon every morning (Sundays ex
ceptl at t:.m o'cliM k, and a rives at Lone Rock
at 12 M. via Matney and lost Valley.
Fare, .00. Kound Trip, S3. SO.
gg. ORIDER, H. M. H08S,
'CARPENTERS AND CONTRACTORS,
Alt kind of carpenter werk don with dis
patch st the mo.t reasonable chaige.
(ifllce On tiroet whtrever yon can find tbem.
'PAINTER AND PAPER-HANGER,
All kinds of painting and papering done at
nionVra e rates. Olve me a chance.
I)0TOPFICE VARIETY STORE,
Loni Rocg, Or.
J. U. OolT, Proprietor.
Keeps always on hand Me llclnes, C'gars and
Tobaccos. Sue Cand les, 8chool Hupplle., To let
Articles. 8tatlnnery. Harps and Toys, and every,
thing else usually found In a country variety
Kvery III 11 I baiulle I flrst-class. aud my
prt w arc the lowest, tilve m a trial.
Y J. WALKER,
CONTRAOTOR AND BUILDER,
I have learned this business thnroeghly. and
m ptpared to do all kinds of woik In this line
tt Hiodvrat rates. Try me.
Celling and Flooring Always on Hand.
cent, for cash.
and Feed Stable,
taken on accounts. Your trade is
Liquors and Cigars.
When you feel like having
He will treat you well.
Queen of England Confers the Order of
the Bath Upon the Khedive of
Sir Henry Ponsonby, Victoria's private
secretary, gets tlo,000 a year ana house
According to Mine. Patti's maid the
fierlutneof violets causes a hoarseness
n the si niter's throat. .
Dr. Park-burst aays that in "this great
Republic the sovereignty is with the cit
izens and it never passes from them."
Alphonse Daudet's next volume will
deal with gypsies. The author has been
fathering material for this book for many
The Earl of Berkeley, who took his
sent in the House of Peers last week, is
the first of his family to sit in the Lords
since 1810. There had been a dispute
over the title.
Ceha Tbazter, the poeteFS, is a tall,
handsome woman of 67, whose snow
white bair ripples above a dark face and
brilliant but dark eyes. She spends
every summer at the Isle of Shoals.
Ex-Queen Natalie has dramatized her
matrimonial experiences. Further ad
vices from Europe are anxiously awaited
to learn whether she has written a trag
edy, a comedy, a farce or an opera bouffe.
Queen Victoria has conferred the Or
der of the Bath upon the Khedive of
Egvpt. She should reserve a lot of those
orders for the expected visit of the Sul
tan and his suite and lay in extra supply
of soap and towels.
JOHN R. CLARK.
All kind of carpenter work done with neat
ness aud dispatch and at verv moderate ratts.
RLISUTON-rOSSIL DAILY STAGE USE.
B. A. Nelson, Proprietor,
rsas raoM aaLiHUTON to
Fossil tti 00 Return, $10 00
Myv lie... 6 01 Ke urn. 9 00
Condou 4 00 Return, 7 fcO
Clem 8 00 Return, t 00
Olea 'i 00 Retnrn, 3 00
Lave Arlliig'ou everr morulnf (Hundiv ex
cepted' at 6:30 oYI wk. Is dae at Condon at 3 r.
, ana arrives ai rorsu ai i r. m.
DEPOT V. HOTEL,
Headquarters for T. P. A. H. W.
Adjfiinlnc th depot.lt Is v ry convenient (or
passenger trotn me Daci country wno
have to leave by night trains.
Hitr u ird DeuUeh getprochen. On park
No Chinese. Meet all train.
J. W. BENNKTT, Proprietor.
Tha CeULratedFrencIj Cure,
Is Bold o a
tocure any form
of nervous dlseato
or any aisordcrol
the generative or
gans oi eiuierscx,
RFFnrtF ccool fiiimuhtnrji. AFTm -
Tobacco orOplum.or throonh youthful inilisere.
tlon, over lnJur-i-uco,to., such as Loss ol Drala
fowcr, WaUcfmnctj, tearing down Fains In tin
back, Hemluttl Weauner,liyiU:r!a, Ncnous Pros
tration, Norturntl llniirdons, 1 c :corrhra, Dlz
tlncs,wcak IJcmnry, Ixf jof l'ovrcrand lmro
toncy, whli hilnoslcctedoften IcaJto tirematurs
eld e-re and insanity, price 91X0 box, 6 boxes
lorl.voa Pentbynailonrccclptof price-
A TVItITa.CN CiCA RANTER 1 Riven for
every liCOoracrrerclvod, to refund the money it
l'ermanen c :ro Is not effected. We bava
thounantlsof testimonial (rorae'd and younir,
pf both exe,whohare been permanenUycnrcd
bytheusaotAphrodittue, Circular tree. Address
THE APHRO MEDICINE CO.
Western Branch, ox Z7. ros.TLi.si. Oa.
roa SALK BY
I.. W. DARLING CO., Condon, Or.
Fitir's Golden Feinala Pills
ecoesstullv bv thoas-
and ol prominent la
dle nioiUAfy. Thor
oughly reliable and
aate. Worth twenty
limes their weight in
told for ftmalt irrejh
ularitia. Never known
Sent by mall sealed
for Sit. Address
; Box t7. : Portland, Oregon
FOB SALS BY
L. W. DARLING CO., Condon, Or.
Our Wonderful Kehedies.
Dr. Grant's Oyrup of Wild Crape Root.
The great blood purifier and system tonic Purely vegetable, and
is the product of Oregon soil. Retail price, $1. .
Dr. Grant's Kidney and Liver Cure.
For the cure of Bright's Disease, Diabetes, Biliousness, Sick Head
ache and all kidney troubles. Retail price, $1.
Dr. Grant's Native Discovery.
The great female remedy. For the cure of diseases and complaint,
peculiar to females. Sold under a positive guarantee. Retail
price, $t. '. '
Dr. Grant's Cloalo.
The great dyspepsia conqueror:
.11 !i. L! J .1 !l A- ir
an us Kinarea aumenis. juvery ooiut. sum uuuer tt potuiive guar
antee to effect a cure or money refunded. ; Retail price, $1.
Manufactured by O. W. R. CO., Portland, Or.
For Gale by L. 7. Darling & C-, Condon, Or.
Situation in the Coeur d'Alene
IDAHO AND NEVADA RIVERS HIGH.
Small-Sized Mexican Revolution Said to
he Hatching In the Neighbor
' hood of Nogales.
The Carson river is booming.
: The Sacramento river is falling slowly.
The Boise river in Idaho is very high.
Truckee, Cal., is working for a high
Los Angeles is systematically worked
Vegetable trains from Southern Cali
fornia to Chicago are projected.
Numbers of prospectors are following
the McCook exploring party into the
The situation in the Coeur d'Alene
country is still unsettled. The mines
are closed, and thousands of men are
It is stated at Nogales, A. T., that a
small-sized Mexican revolution is being
hatched in that neighborhood. Horse
stealing on a large scale is said to be one
of the indications.
The Southern Pacific Company by the
decision of a referee will now be com
pelled to accept the freight schedule
adopted by the Oregon Board of Rail
Southern Pacific surveyors are work
ing their way easterly from Copperopolis,
Cal. It is believed that this ts an effort
to secure the Big Tree route and bead
off the Salt Lake railroad.
The crop outlook in the Salt River
Valley in Arizona is good, and the prices
expected to be realized are satisfactory
to the farmers. The alfalfa crop is one
half larger than !as,t year's.
It is confidently stated by those who
have studied the matter that in three
years the production in prunes and rai
sins in California will be enouah to sup
ply America and preclude importations
Mrs. Sarah Althea Terry is growing
worse mentally. Phyeicaily her condi
tion is improved. She talks to herself,
and sings a great deal, and is careless
about her appearance. She is not vio
lent, but noisy, and is permitted liberty
in the acylum grounds at Stockton with
Evidence is accumulating that the AI
gadonss grant, which embraces the
choicest lands along the Colorado river
below Yuma, is a forgery, and the pros
pect that the land will before long be
thrown open to settlement is causing
would be locators to prepare for the
A highbinders' war broke out at Sac
ramento the other night, and the pistol
shots sounded like a rattle of musketry.
A Dapsinn electric car was in the line of
the bullets, and was quickly vacated by
passengers and abandoned by the con
ductor and motor man. Two dead Chi
namen and a wounded one were found
after the battle.
The fact is stated at Fresno that anew
route for a flume has been surveyed to
the timber region on the headwaters of
the San Joaquin. The terminus of the
new flume will be at Pcllasky on the
line of the Mountain railroad at the
rapids in the river. It is said extensive
mills and factories are planned for that
place, to be run by water power. The
flume is to be forty-five miles long.
A report from Phosnix, A. T., states
that 300 men have been put to work on
the Wolfley canal, and it will be com
pleted as soon as possible. It will be 76
miles in length and the largest irri
gating canal in America, opening to cul
tivation 300,000 acres of desert lands.
The water will be supplied from a dam
in the Gila river, and for miles the canal
will run in the bed of the old Aztec ca
nal, to much written of.
- General Manager -E.- Lyons of-the
Northern Terminal Company baa had
funds placed at his command and been
ordered to go ahead with a twenty-stall
roundhouse and a freighthouse 8J0 feet
long for the Northern Pacific on the ter
minal grounds at Portland, Or. The
Bowers dredger is filling the lake for
these grounds at a rapid rate, and work
on the grand union passenger station,
the finest west of Chicago, will be re
sumed in a short time.
will positively cure dvspepsia and
li.il . V Jl J " iiJ
' CONGRESSIONAL MATTERS.
Wilson Makes a Speech Against Cutting
Down the Appropriations for
A joint resolution has been passed au
thorizing and direct ng the President to
proclaim a -general holiday commemor
ating the 400th anniversary of the dis
covery of America on October 12, 1892.
James E. Young has been acquitted
by the corps of Washington correspond
ents of the charge upon which the Sen
ate dismissed him from the position of
executive clerk. Young's removal from
office carried with it the imputation he
had communicated to newspaper corre
spondents information about the trans
actions of the Senate while in executive
Attorney F. A. Orr of 8arJ Francisco
was at the State Department recently,
and had an audience with Solicitor Part
ridge in regard to the claims of the sail
ors of the cruiser Baltimore against the
Chilian government for damages by the
assault upon them in Valparaiso last
October. He was informed the claims
bad been brought to the attention of the
Chilian government by United States
Minister Egan. The claims number
thirty-eight, and amount to more than
A bulletin just issued by the census
bureau shows the assessed valuation of
all property in the United States in 1890.
except the railroad property, increased
from $18,902,993,543 in 1880 to $24,651,
65?,565 in 1H90, an increase during the
decade of $7,718,591,922 or 45.84 percent.
Should the same relations be found to
exist between the assessed valuation in
1860 and the valuation as it existed in
1890 the absolute wealth of the United
States may be estimated at $64,648,000.-
000 or more than $1,000 per capita, as
against $514 in 1860, $780 in 1870 and
$870 in 1880.
Representative Hermann has been
before the Committee on Public
Lands regarding hia resolution of in
quiry as to the action of the Interior
Department in rejecting various contests
in swamp-land claims in Eastern Oregon .
which bad been previously authorized
by the department, and at Mr. Her
mann's request final approval of selec j
tions baa been suspended until the rieht
of settlers to continue their contests
shall be inquired into by Congress or al
lowed by the department. These lands
are chiefly in the Harney Valley land
district. Mr. Hermann is receiving a
large number ot petitions irom people
settled on the lands, who ask for the
right of a bearing in the land office.
Representative Wilson, who is a mem
ber of the Committee on Postoffices and
Post Roads, made a strong speech againat
the arbitrary cutting down of the appro
priations for postoflice facilities, and by
abundant statistics showed how the serv
ice would surely be cr in Died unless the
government increased the amount appro
priated to a reasonable figure. Wilson
has had an opportunity to see how lac It i
of funds in the Postoffice Department
has prevented the development of the
mail facilities in his State, and his talk j
was in the direction of securing better
facilities and larger distribution of mail
routes throughout the West and so bring
the mail services in this rapidly develop
ing country up uj pomeming nae wuai
is afforded in the East. But all the talk
a man might do in this Congress in that
line would be of no avail, as parsimony
is the watchword of the hour.
Representative Hermann has been en
deavoring to hasten the work of opening
the Hiiets Indian reservation to settle
ment. Officers of the department stated
recently the allotments will be completed
soon, not later than this summer, when
negotiations will at once commence for
the release of the surplus lands to set
tlement. This reservation contains 225,-
000 acres, and there are about 560 Indi
ans to whom allotments are being made,
in addition to which the btate becomes
entitled to about twenty-two Bchool sec
tions. There will remain a surplus of
about 162,4 )0 acres for settlers. Mr.
Hermann stated to the Secretary that
this surplus is capable of sustaining a
large body of people, and that many of
his constituents are anxious for the early
adjustment of allotments and the subse
quent proceedings that people seeking
homes in his State may have this further
opportunity to acquire them. -
It is officially stated acceptance has
been received by the United States gov
ernment from eight countries of Europe
of the invitation to participate in the
bimetallic conference. The countries
having accepted are England, Italy, Ger
many. France. Austria, the Netherlands.
Spain ana rortugai. ine conierence
will probably be held in Brussels. The
members of the conference who will rep
resent the United States are said to be
Judge Lambert Tree of Chicago; Henry
W. Cannon, President ot the Uhaae .Na
tional Bank of New York, formerly
Comptroller of Currency, and Senator
Jones of Nevada. Judge Tree was a
member of the former international
monetary conference. Cannon is a well-
BIIUHU UUBUUVt i nuv u., unu V 1,.,
ence not only as head of one of the larg
est banks of the country, but also as the
official head of the national banking sys
tem of the united Mates, (senator Jones
is one of the best posted authorities on
bimetallism in the country and a pro
nounced free-silver man. He has studied
the silver Question from the days when
he swung a pick as a pioneer silver miner
in Nevada down to tne present time,
when his Senatorial associates accord
him a foremost place as an authority on
silver. Senator Jones' speech on free
silver in the Fifty-first Congress is re
garded as one of the moat valuable expo
sitions of the silver question from a free
coinage standpoint in recent rears,
judge Tree being a Democrat, the dele
oatinn recotrnixes both political tmrties.
and of the two Republicans Mr. Cannon
renresenta the gold sentiment of the
East, while Jones, of caurse, represents
the silver sentiment of the West and
BEYOND THE ROCKIES
Remarkable Growth of the City of
THE INCREASE OF NATIONAL BANKS.
American Dress Reformers Preparing to
Renew Their Crusade Flood
Losses Other News.
The corn and cotton crops of Tennes
see are in fine condition.
The flood losses between Memnhia and
Cairo are estimated as high as $6,000,000.
Only $46,000 of the $350,000 needed to
build Grant's tomb remain yet to be
The town of Roanoke. Va.. has crown
in ten years from a population of 600 to
The American dress reformers are pre
paring to renew their crusade at Chau
tauqua this year.
Within the past few weeks seals and
Arctic loons have been caught off the
Prospectors for oil in the netrnfanni
district of Tennessee and Kentucky are
getting to be numerous.
Within a year Southern mob have
lynched 150 negroes by hanging, burned
7, flayed 1 and disjointed 1.
William Lewis Corrizan. a brother of
Archbishop Corrigan, is a prisoner in
tne insane pavilion at Bellevue Hospital.
Governor Flower has signed New
York's new factory law, limiting the
work of factory girls to ten hours a day.
The New York City Water Commis
sion will build an $.'VH),000 dam. It
will hold 40,000,0 (,h gallons of water.
The probable shortage of the Western
wheat crop is averaged by various esti
mates at 40,000.000 to 50,000,000 bushels.
The silver service subscribed for the
cruieer Baltimore by the citizens of Bal
timore nas been dispatched to Mare
So much grain has recently been com
ing down for expoit from Montreal that
the transportation companies are nnable
to handle it.
Maine is a favorite State for meetings.
During eighty days this summer it is to
have nearly seventy important conven
tions of various kinds.
Kansas City is to have another mam
moth packing house, built by the Ar
mours, that wilt make it the largest
meat-packing city in the world.
France and Germany have notified the
government at Washington that tbey
will join the international silver confer
ence. This assures the assembling.
Suit has been brought at St. Paul for
city property worth nearly $4,00,000.
The action is instituted in behalf of the
children of a soldier named Ueinert.
Governor Hogg of Texas called Charles
T. Bonner, a lawyer, in a campaign
speech a "professional lawyer," and now
Bonner wants $50,000 lor defamation of
The weather philosopher of the New
York Herald figures out great summer
and autnmn tropical storms, with un
usual warmth meanwhile over the north
Congressman Dockerv estimates that
the receipts of the Columbian Exposi
tion will be $36,000,000. That means
72,000,000 admissions and not less than
During the twelve months ending with
last April 176 new national banks were
added to the number previously in ex
istence, and they increased the total
capital by $17,130,000.
A colored paper in Boston says ne
groes are being taught the art of making
dynamite bombs to be used in the South
unless tne outrages against their race in
that section come to an end.
A Bpecial meeting of the stockholders
of the Edison Electric Illuminating Com
pany of New York was held May 31 to
take action on a proposition to increase
the capital stock of the company from
$4,600,000 to $6,500,000. "
Bob Fioyd. one of the fonr train rob
bers who killed Messenger Saunders at
Jennings station, Fla., is in jail at
Gainesville, and has confessed hia crime
and given all the facts in the case.
The Mayor of Jackson. Mich., pre
vented bodies of railroad men from tear
ing up a walk in order to lay a track by
calling out the fire department and
drenching the workmen with water.
A large white circle around the Bun
frightened the negroes of Jackson, Miss.,
so badly one day week before last that
they rushed from their houses and de
clared that the judgment day was com
Senator Rutan of Pittsburgh, Pa., pro
poses to institute legal proceedings
against Senator Quay, ex-State Treasurer
Beyer and Treasurer Morrison for viola
tion of the law and illegal use of State
Cigarette slot machines are being in
troduced in Ontario in order to evade the
law prohibiting the sale of cigarettes to
boys under 14. A card above the ma-
came warns uuvb not to urop tneir
Memorial-day celebration at New Or
leans waa in the hands of the colored
posts of the Grand Army of the Repub
lic. White people held services at the
churches on Sunday, but refused to go
to the National cemetery ; and Confed-
, - , ' 1. U , 1 t ,
erate veieru-a, suti uave preeenteu uorai
offerings in- the past, refused to do so
this year, declining to have anything to
do with negroes, who in consequence
monopolised tht celebration.