VOL. IX. LEBANON, OREGON, ' FEBRUARY 27, 1896. NO. 52. TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION. Onayear .....BOO (If paid In advanoe, 11 o per year.) IX montlM 1 Three raoDthe,. Jj1' gliiKleoonlei... " STATE OFFICERS. Ge. W. MoBridei John H. Mitoliell,! Binder Hermann OonRrcisman William P. Lord Governor H. E. Klnoaid, Secretary of State Pbll Metachan,. Traaaurer O. M. Irwin Supt. Public Instruction H. W. lJieds State Printer R. 8 Bean, i F.A.Moore, Supreme Judges. ,0. E. Woolvorton.l 'JOUNTY OFFICERS. Judge, J.N. Duncnii Clerktj( N. Necdhani Recorder I). F. llardman Sheriff1, J. A. McFeron School Superintendent, A. K. Kutlierford ., Treaaurar P. 0. Morris " t Assessor, W. P. Deaklna i Surveyor,... E. T. T. Fisher C' I . Pnvnnai II. A. .Tiil'iiP Commissioners, ) John Pugli J. M. Waters CITY OFFICIALS, MAYOR K. B. MONTAGUE RECORDER W. M, 1IU0WN CITY ATTORNEY B. M. GAIILAK1) TREASURER J.F.HYDE MARSHAL G. W. TAYLOR fN. S. DALOLF.ISII, C. K. PUGH, (JOUNOlLMENj A. I'MPHKEY. J. R. SMITH, IN. R. BEAM AS. City Council meets en the lirat end third Tuesday veniiigs of ea(h month. Secret Societies. LINN TKNT, No. 7, If. 0. T, M.-Meol III 0. A. U. Hall on Thunulay eTlns of each week. Traillfnt Sir Kuujhu are ordial'.y invlied lo visit the fif paeotliig. C. W. 8T0KM, Com, Quo. W. RICB,R. K. ttOUOH L0IKIK, No. SB, A. 0. V. W .-Meats every Tlioaday ovenliiR at 0. A. K. Hall. H. Y. KlRKPATKICK, M. W. J. F. Brill, Bee. LltBAMON L0D0K. NO. 47. I, 0. 0. F.-MmU ever; Saturday evening at Odd Follows Hall, al tf'olook d. m A. E. DAVIS, N. 0. W. C. PETERSON, Seot'y, PEARL REBECCA LOIXJE, NO. 47. 1. 0. 0. P. Mints at I. 0. 0. F Hall Oral and third Wedncn day evening of each month. BAIUII HAI.TMAKHH, N. U. UATTIE A.ORDSON, boel'y. LEBANON LOIIUENo, 44 A. F. A A. Jl.-Moott ' flalurday evenliiK. ou or before the full moou iu , acb month, at lliuonic Hall, Cor. Main and Grant slh. Sojourning brottieru cornlally invited an attend. J. WaHSOK, W. X, lE. t. Uahxaih, Hoc. : JI01IN F. MILLER W. K. C. No. 16, ' -eui la( and 3rd Fridays of eaoh month At , , in, An B. Ukbii, 2:80 K, Salthaiwb, P D0M.II glfy, . , . jj plvjulon of Ore- OENX MEIOQH CM. A. K.JUU, gou, Bom of VetcnmiiH S. fop third Javery (Saturday owning, et s Fri SaturUny of oach month, meeting t. - yt day lniteitd. All brothel of thu 8oiu i trtuu and comrades of the G, A. K. are coru. Invited to must with the Camp. E. G. Cam, Capt. A. TkNNEY, Firnt Best. BINA M. WEST HIVE, NO. 1, L. O. T, M. Meetion thnal, 4th and stli Friday evening of eaoh month at 7:30 r. it. at (1. A. K. Hall. Trim lent Laily Haowhooi are cordially invited to attend. Hattik 6wa, Lady R. K. Pou.it Shaw, Lady Com. PROFESSIONAL. Sam'l M. Oakland, ATTORNEY- AT - LAW. LEBANON, OREOON. lejtjjoimyitt, ATTORNEYS1 AT ' -AW' ALBANY, Oh EG0N' W.JR BILYE? ATTORNEY - AT - f.AW, ALBANY, OREGON. W. M. BROWN, Attorney-at-Law. . . LEBANON, OREGON. Legal Blanks For Sale at THE BEST SPRING MEDICIflE Is Simmons Liver Reoulator-hIobI forget to take It The Liver (ets iluuhk (luring the Winter, just like all nature, md the system becomes choked up by the accumulated waste, which brings on Malaria, Fever and Ague and Rheuma tism. You want to wake up your Llvtr now, but be sun you take SIMMONS Liver regulator to do it. it also regulates the Liver keeps It properly at work, when your system will be free from poison and the whole body Invlgoratei You get THE BEST BLOOD when your system is in Al condition, and that will only be when the Liver is kept active Try a Liver Remedy once and note tha difference. But take only SIMMONS Liver Regulator -it is Simmons Liver Regulator which makes the difference. Take it in powder or in liquid already prepared, or make a tea of the powder; but take SIMMONS LIVER REGU LATOR. You'll find the RED Z on every package. ' Look for It. J. H. Zeilln St Co., PhiUdelpJiir, Pa. Albany Steam Laundry RICHAEPS & PHILLIPS, Proprs, Albany, Oregon All Orders Receive Prompt Attention. Special Rates for Satisfaction Guaranteed or Money Refunded. J. F. HYDE, Agent, ' Lebanon, Oreiron East and South r VIA THE SHASTA ROUTE OF THE - Southern Pacific Co, Express trains leave Portland daily: :)!'. M. 12:10 a. M. 10:46 A.M. Lv... Portland Ar. Lv...Allany.. ..Ar. Ar.Sun Francisco Lv 8:10 A. at 4:00 a. 7:00 Ml The nbove trul'is atop at East Port land, Oregon City, Wnodljuru, Salem, Turner, Marion, Jeftereon, Albany, Alliany Junction, Tangent, Bhedu, Hulaey, Harriobury, Junction City, Irvlnir, Eugene, Creswell, Drains Mid all Btutidim from Koeeburg south to and including Ashland. Rose-burg mail daily: t :M a" u. i Lv..,Portlanrl ...Ar. 4:40 r. at. 1 :16 r. at. 8:00 A.M. -!), d. iv.,.a.tie.ny Ar. la. M. I .r.;.K6sebi)ra..Ly, 6:60 " "ogur trains daily (wept Local pas. ?"n(lyj Ar, 110:40 A. K. 8:20 A. K. LV...AIM... ..,l,v, :40 A.K, Lv...Alba. . ..Xir, 9:10 A. M. 4:.'1 p. M. 6:20 r. M. Ar...l.ohanmi.. v, 6:4Sr. Lv...Albanv u ' I:MI. u Ar.. . Lebanon ...Lv. j "-iir- Dining Cars on Ogden Route. Pullman Buffst Sleepers AND Second ClaBS Sleeping Cars At tached to all Through Trains. West Wide JJlylslon. BKTWEKN PORTLANB AMD UORTALIIS. Mail triundaily(exceputiday)j "7 :S0 A. M. Lv..ortiand ...Ar. I 6.20 A. M. 12:16 r. m. Ar...Oorvallis. .Lv. I 1:86 p.m. At Albanv and Corvallls connect with tim of 0. C. & E. railroad. Eiprei train daily (exoept Sunday): T3rrr"Ml '.v.. .Portland ...Ar. 8:28 A. . ?i86 p. M. I a, McMinnville Lv I 6:60a. at, THRODCB TICRrT'S rsu" Eastern States, Can ada and Europe can be o.'lfl 'o"" rotes from F. U. Hickok, agM Lebanon. H. KOEHLER, M1 E. P. ROGERS. Asst. G. F. A 1 Notice. All persona knowing tliemselvm in debtod to. me will please call and Mttl at once, either by cash or note, ail have sold out and wish to, clof up WJ STATE AND COAST. ' Clipped) from our Exchanges Throughout the West A labor exohange has been organized in Salem. A street-car Una is being talked of for Harrisburg. Medford will soon have a pottery manufacturing establishment. A band of 800 sheep was sold the other day in Baker county at 11.60 a head. The Mail fc the name of a new week ly paper started at Stayton by E.G. Bennett ' There is a movement among the farmers of Douglas county to establish a co-operative stare. - Philomath has a newspaper. It is called the Philomath Journal, and T. G. Bobison Is at the helm. The municipal ticket of the inde pendent populists In Seattle is said to have the Indorsement of the A. P. A. A clever pickpocket in Seattle has been taking purses and watches from tbe outside pockets of women riding on (be streetcars. ' Pendleton has been Compelled to get out her street sprinklers for the season. Mud and disagreeable weather are not now known there. J. A. Hewitt is still anxious to put up a sorghum mill in Eoeeburg, if the farmers in that vicinity will agree to raise 50 aores of cane. . Charles Hubbard, who committed suicide near MoMinnville last Wednes day, was 64 years old, and had been a resident of Oregon for 40 yearp. , A carload of horses passed through The Dalles Wednesday of last week,' from Pendleton en route to the Sound, for use in the lumber wills and camps. Mrs. J. P. Craig, of Albany, has been paid (3000 by the Knights of the Maccabees, for the certificate of her husband, who was a member of the order. There will be a matoh game of foot ball in Asli land Feb. 29, between the Ashland Dude team and the Butte Creek Cowboy team, of Eagle Point, for the championship of Southern Ore gon, Some one burglariously entered the brewery at Boseburg one night Isat week and tapped 18 burets of beer, thus ruining about 1160 worth of the liquid. It was evidently spite work. ShermsB county farmers are prepar ing to put iq larger crops of grain this spring than fqr many years past. Tbe favorable weather for plowirjg is en- oouraglng to farmers all through East ern Oregon, A Tillamook dairyman has inade in experimental shipment of butter to China, Under perfect conditions the butter was lsnded in fair shape, and was sold so as to realize a better figure than If marketed at home. The board of directors of Milton have decided to ooulioue the school two months longer than was originally In tended. This will make a full eight months' term, the longest held by any town in Umatilla county this year. A report comes from the East that D. B. Wortblngton, formerly of the Klamath Falls Express, has come lu possesion of a o( of mqney, and In tends coming out to the coast to start a dally newspaper, says the Ashland Beoord. Word has been received frorn Bel- Mum, says the Pendleton East Ore-J --n. mar. tfnivnn MnAni wnn Shinned o.'lUrvhor'"'rom Um'"! oounty to that c"""'1 " TT aooounu and finds b lo" money on the deal. Last Monday P.J. Kelley, of went to Justice Esgan and swore out 5 charge of grand larceny against Martin Campbell, a well-known farmer. The complaint alleged that Campbell had killed a number of horses belongiug to Kelley aud fed them to Campbell's hogs. It Is estimated that the milk from fully 1000 aows Is delivered dally to the three creameries at Tillamook, to say nothing of the milk used in private oreameriee and dairies. A total of 30,000 pounds per Af for tbe three creameries is about the highest reoelpla for last season, Medford's fire-bug seems to be still lu busiuessat the old stand. Au at tempt was recently made to burn the flour mlU at that place. QulUauau, tltyofsoiwol furniture was stored In tha building, and It Is thought by many that tha fiend's object was to ttwtrW the iuruituw, same near being cremated last week. He waked in the night, found his house ou fire and the flames all around Kliu. He succeeded In rescuing his wife aud children without injury, but was himself severely burned about the head and neck. f One day last week Herbert Shannon and another young man were throw ing and catching a cannon ball, at the Ibany Iron Works, and young Shau ueu had the misfortune to let it drop upon one of his Angers, erushiug the end of his finger. The Herald thinks that he is probably the Only member of the militia of Oregon who has been wounded by a cannon ball. ' Jakey Smith, who seems to be a kieptomaniaOi was arrested last week on a charge of having entered E. C. Brooks' residence In Jacksonville, through one of tbe windows, and alistraoted (3 from a drawer. Some time since he stole $10 In money and two pistols from a miner ltvlug on Jackson oreek, in Jackson oounty, but was allowed to go upou reluming the property to the owner. Mrs, Orson Lewis, of John Day, is a grand-daughter of the brother of Gen eral Montgomery, wbo fell before Que- j beo during the revolution. Part of General Montgomery's estate consisted of the grounds of Trinity enure!. New York city. The lease at the property for a term of 99 years has expired, and Mrs. Lewis expects to come in for a handsome dividend when the estate is settled, as she is one of tbe heirs. George M. Stroup has made applica tion In tbe circuit court in Portland for a divorce from Jane Stroup, to whom he was married Oct 7, 186$, in Musca tine, la. j He accuses the defendant of infidelity, and alludes to a particular Instance said to have occurred at Al bany, this state, Silas Qilmore, Dr. G. A, Whitney and George Weet- brooke are named as co-respondents. Vvnitney ds Newport, of Albany, are attorneys for Mrs. Stroup. The first two men named as co-respondents have been dead for several years. The council of admistratlon of the department of Oregon, Grand Army of tbe Republic, had a special meeting on Thursday last, at department head quarters in Portland, says the Orego- nian. Tbe special business was the fixing of the date for tbe holding of the next department encampment. Independence was selected as the place by the last encampment, but the date for holding It was left to the council of administration. - After a full discussion of the different dates sug gested, June )1, )2 and 13 were selected as those which would best accommo date all concerned. The attendance at this meeting was the largest ever held of the council at any call-id meeting, department Uomtyander Alien re ported the work of organization in this department as being in a good, healthy condition, notwithstanding the hard times. Assistant Adjutaut General Morse reported a gain of four posts, two by muster aud two by re instatement, since tbe June report, and a total gain of membership of 120. Jt is now confidently expected to make a gain of at least 200 before tbe bolt ing of the next encampment. O. P. Payments Not Satisfactory. The Corvallls Times says there is likely to be a spirited contest over the confirmation of Referee Woodcock's report next Tuesday, when Judge Ful- lerton will sit n special session to bear arguments pro and con of the several attorneys interested. Objections to the report have been filed by Nash and Booth, as attorneys for Wm. M. Huag, Qeq, 8, Ppe, trustee, T. Hogg and W. H. Bums, et al Johnson A Huffcrdand Snow t MoOamant for insurance companies, who claim pri ority of payment on their receiver's certificates; and L. Flinn for D. B. Moriteitb, John A. Crawford, W, L. Vance, First National Bank of Alba ny, and L Fllnu. Wilson and Huf ford ask for conflrmatlou of that portion of tbe report relating to Bentou oountj's tag laiin. J. N. Duncan, attorney for Linn county's tax plaim, and John Burnett aud J$. p. Wilson, representing the claim of school district No. , also ask that the report be con firmed. Weatberford A Wyatt ask to have the report modified so as to allow Lincoln county $3,334 claimed as taxes for the yearly Money to loan. A limited amount of money to loan on good farm secur ity, pail upon or write to 8, If. Steele Co., Albany, Oregon. George Bios represents some of the best Insurance companies In the world. .Uoodi away down,. at Mi 4,PHrt Highest of all in Leavening Power. Latest U. S. Gov't Report XL1" SSSS3 ' : siSSOafJUTElY PURE Note and Comment. William Waldorf Astor. nronrletor of the Pall Mall Gazette, London, has dismissed his editor for sneering at America, and proposes to procure the services of an American for that posi tion; Chicago druggists have formed a syndicate to fight the manufacturers of proprietary medicines on account of cut rates in department stores, and propose to duplicate every tiling in the patent medicine line with eouallv good and less expensive preparations or their own. Not content with nanerinor the In side of the trolley cars with advertise ments, tbe enterprising advertiser now charters a car complete, and covers the outside with posters and streamers il lustrating any particular class of goods. They carry no passengers, but a band of music serves the purpose of attract ing particular attention to the car and its advertising legends. This practice bas been popular in Philadelphia for some time. . In England tomato plants have been grafted on potato plants, giving a crop of tomatoes above ground and potatoes below. Potatoes grafted on tomatoes have produced flowers, tomatoes and a few tubers. An experiment In this direction waa made during the past season in Wisconsin. Two tubers were planted in separate pots in March, and when about 5 inches high the plant waa cut off half an inch from the level ot tbe soil and a graft of a tomato In troduced. The result was that the potato, nourished by the tomato plant above ground, produced a crop of po tatoes in tbe pot, and also the tomato plant above ground produced a fairly good crop of tomatoes, nourished by the potato roots in tbe pot. The Surety Company and ita Spotters. The following la taken from (he Ash land Tldlngsi "The dismissal of Con ductors W. H. Jamieson and Jack Andrews from the service of the S. P. Co. has been considerably discussed in railroad cl roles the' past week. The Kansas City surety com pany, which furnishes bonds for all tbe S. P. conductors, is said to be the cause of the trouble, with which the railroad company Itself is not interest ed. The surety company' is an arbi trary cold-blooded association, and one of its 'spotters' checked up Jamleson's train and reported two fares trom Eoeeburg and one from Phoenix to Ashland short. The surety company Withdrew from bis bond and of course the railroad company could not retain according to, its rules a conductor who coUjld no.t furnish bonds, although Jamlssons numerous friends maintain that if he were given a hearing he could easily vindicate himself. Con ductor Andrews was desirous of retir ing from railroading, anyway, and the loss of his position will, not Inconven bim, it lasatd.U , A Clubbing Offer. A great many of our readers Liuu county like to take the weekly Oregon ia.ii. We have made arrangements Whereby we can furnish it at a reduct ion from the regular price to those who want both the Express and the Oregouian. The regular price of the Qregonlau is $1.60 per year, and of the Express $1.60 when In advance. We will furnish both fur 2, per year in advance a saving of one dollar to the subscriper, The Oregonian gives all the general news of tbe country once a week, and the Express gives all the local news once a week, whioh will make a most excellent nens service far the moderate suit) of $3. per year. Those who are at present subscribers ef the Express must pay in all arrear ages and one year lu advance to obtain this special price. Fitzstmmons knocked Muhsr out In the first round, in the fight for tbe championship which took place on Mexican soil last week. Fltzsimmons is now champion of the word. (l) the heavy weight alas. During our closing out sale no goods will be sold except for spot cash. Bead, Peacock 4 Co, Dress Goods, floe quality for a Utile mooef si Jke, Ms CpVi. , Vim is. 0 f 1 Jury List. Following is the list of Jurymen drawn for tbe term of court convening lu Albany March 9. J E Bosseman, farmer, Harrisburg. A I Crandall, mechanic, Lebanon. A J Jenks, farmer, Tangeut, J M Miller, farmer, Halsey. A T McCully, farmer, Lebanon. W C Cooley, merchant, Brownsville. Frank Nlckerson, lumberman, Leba non. J B Cornett, farmer, Shedd. Henry Freesksen, farmer, Shedd. D,H Bodlne, farmer, Albany. A 8 Stone, farmer, Oakville. W A Sharp, farmer, Albany. Ubbe Peters, farmer, Albany. Geo Stanard, farmer, Brownsville. J F Dayls, fanner, Harrisburg. A J MoClure, farmer, Sweet Home. W G McDonald, farmer, Sclo. . J W Gaines, farmer, Scio. Eobt Carey, farmer, Solo. Geo Cochran, farmer, Tangent. A 8 Blevins, farmer, Tangent. Grant Bellinger, farmer, Waterloo. Chas Everett, farmer, Orleans. W E Potter, farmer, Fox Valley, Edward O'Neill, manufacturer, Leb anon. R H Liggett, farmer, Tangent. W B Morganson, farmer, Shedd. Geo W Hochstedler, manufacturer, Albany. M A Miller, druggist, Lebanon. Alex Kirk, farmer, Halsey. G W Phillips, manufacturer, Scio. A telegraphic disnatch from Pmvi. dence, R. I, dated Feb. 21, reads as ronows: "Fire was discovered iti thu big brick nassenirer station nf th York, New Haven 4 Hartford railroad at l a. m., and it spread rapidly that in 15 minutes the buildine waa rinomnd. Tbe train dispatchers and many em ployes in tne omce had barely time to escape, and all records of tbe road were destroyed. The building was leveled within an hour, and many fire men bad narrow escapes when the walls fell. The loss is unknown, but will exceed $200,000." This depot was a union depot, and there is no other depot of any size In that oity. , Important Notice. All persons are hereby notified that the city council has passed an ordi nance providing for the taking up aud killing of unlicensed dogs. In order that the public may have due notice, the undersigned is directed to defer theexeoutionofsald law until March 1, 1896, on and after whioh day the or dinance will be rigidly enforced. Geo. W. Taylor, Marshal of the city of Lebanon. CITATION. In the County Court of the State of Oregon for the County of Linn. In the matter of the estate of I ,. Alonio Ames, Deceased, f u,tM,n To Lowell Ames, lohn T. Ames, Andrew J. Auies, Joseph B. Ames, Annie Ames, Susan Ames, John T. Ames. Evaline Ames, Charles Ames, Mrs. Dora Bogga, Kde Ames, Mis. A. Morris, Mrs. Ziltali Keeney and Zenss Ames, and to all others, known and unknown, interested in said estate. Greeting. In the name of the State of Oregon, yon are herobv Cited and rmntred tt HMiuu.iik the County Court of the State of Oregon, for the Coun ty of Lin n , at tha court room there- oi, at Aioany, in the county of Linn, on Monday, the 2nd day of March, 1896, at one o'clock in the afternoon of that day, then and there to show cause, if any exist, why an order of sale should not be made author iiing Hester Ann Ames, administratrix ot said estate, to sell the real property belong ing to said estate and described as follows, to-wit: Beginning In the north-east quarter of Section 31, Tp. 13 S., R. 1 E., Will. Mer., (223) two hundred and twenty-three feet west of the south-east corner of Lowell Ames, Jr., Donation Land Claim, Nut. No. 718, and Claim No. 47, in said Tp., and running thenca west 51 feet; thence south, 13 degrees east, 6 93-100 chains; thence north, 74 degrees east, 50 feet; thence north, 16 degrees west, direct to tile place of be ginning, containing i acre, more or less, situate in Linn Comitv, Oregon; and Also beginning 7 feet north, 80 degrees E., of the south-west corner of a piece ot land sold and conveyed unto M. U. Moss by Hugh Harris, and running thence N., 80 degrees E., 70 feet; thence N.. 10 degrees W., 126 feet; thence 8., 80 degrees W., 70 feet; thence 8., 10 degrees IS., 126 feet to the place of beginning, containing acre more or less, ail situate in Section 32, Tp. IS 8., B. 1. E., Will, Mer., in Linn County, Ore gon, Witness, the Hon. J, N, Duncan, Jude of the County Court ot the LS State of Oregon, for the County of Linn, with the Seal of said Court afflxed, this 9th day of Jan'y, A. Clark. By t. H.