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HEPPNER. THURSDAY. APR. 4, '89.
Local and General.
. RAILROAD TIME TABLE.
Trains on the Willow Cr.t'k flranch arrive nt
tai'l iive lilt; dillnrBiit Hlutions duily, except
BondjK, bh follows:
No. ia (Mixed)
" No. 17 (Mixed)
p. M. Ar. Hoppner. Lv. 5:15 A. M.
' r, 5:411 '
.. 51 M "
. ' 4:35 '
S: J5 "
' S:15 "
Willows Junetion "
8 :;) "
Arlington. Ar. 11:111"
- Connocr at Arlington with No. 1. We:it, at (1:25
A.M. Arrive in Portland, 4:3) p. M. No. 2, Kast.
leaves Port laud at 8:(H) A. M. Arrives at Arling
ton at 2:44J P. M. (1. S. T110M l'SON, Agent.
: CANYON AND INTERMEDIATE POINTS.
StRiro leaves for Canyon City Mon
days, WethiHsilnyn and Eridays.
Arrives Tuesdays, Thursdays and
Tlnre is a saving of 16 hours iu time
mid $10 in cash by taking this route to
Put Smith, of 108 First street, is our
; duly authorized agent in Portland, and
' will receive at regular rales, advertising,
subscriptions, etc Parties from the
Heppuer region will always find the
Gazette at his place.
J. W. Minor, of South Springs, is quite
L. L. Ormsbee returned from Nebraska
Robt. Sayor was up from his Saddle
Geo. Foil was up to see his parents on
last Friday evening.
G. A. W. Russell returned til his Sand
Hollow home last week.
.A. H. Honker, of Eight Mile, was in
"be metropolis last week.
) W B. Cunningham came up from
P01 thaud on last Monday.
Joe Hays 11111 family, of Eight Mile,
visited in heppner this week.
Billy Gilliam, of Spring Hollow, is con
valescing fi'uni a siege of sickness.
The Ladies' Aid Society realized JS56.00
from their dinner on last Saturday,
Engineer E. M. Carr came down from
the Couer d'Alene branch this week.
Sam Hall and Newt Joues start to
Idaho with a band of horsos, Monday.
E. B. Stanton, of Eight Mile, is de
livering his wheat at the Sperry roller
The W. C. T. V. will meot at the Bap
tist church next Saturday afternoon at
Mrs. C. E. Fell returned from Portland
on Jqst Friday evening, muoh improved
Tom Rhea and Mr. Eskelson made
themselves known at the Gazette ranch
I. Lombard, of the Lombard In-
lent Co., visited Heppner and vi-
-icimty last week. '
Word came from up the creek that
Price Florenc is just recovering from a
two weeks illness.
Miss Katio Koehler. sister of Mrs. G.
W. Wright, left last .Tuesday for her
liome in the valjey.
Chas. Cato, one of our friends from
Vinsou did not negleot the shop wiiilu
in town last week.
Mrs. J. W. filling, who lives in the vi
cinity of Smith Springs, is improving
from a severe illness.
Miss Delia Bentloy and Master Dale
Harrison, visited Mr. and Mrs. Will
Harrison last week.
D, C. Ely, a former editor of an Iowa
newspaper, was up from his horue near
Ella on last Friday.
Sam Palmer will start for Nebraska's
ranges about May 1st with a little over
12,000 head of sheep.
By-lnMr'a rustler from up HintOmJ
creek, and a good menu of the shop, call
ed on us last Saturday.
Agent G. S. Thompson now occupies
his neat and comfortable quarters in the
Heppner depot building.
E. S. Saliug,of Sand Hollow, was up
in the Dayton, W. T., country last week,
returning on Thursday.
Engineer JUcFndden, recently in the
employ of the Willow Creek branch of
O. li. "& N., is in Heppner.
Jack Gray cumo in from Long. Creek
on last Monday, and took out a six-horse
load for Hamilton's store.
E. Nordyke is now carpentering iu
Heppner, having completed his work on
a-e Lexington depot building.
Hp walls of the new bank are going up
rapidly, mid Jenkins, next door, will soon
hnve the u,;ck trout completed.
J. A. . Vooler,r, 0f the Hardman firm
of Hendricks & H'oolery, was doun te
Heppuer last Taosdir. on !i:isiuens.
Varney & Pntnnu., ; Arlington, are
enterprising business men. Their ad. iu
new dress appears on the first page.
Georgo G. Risdon has been apnoiided
postmaster at Rye Valley, Baker county.
Or., in place of A. H. Clarke, who has
Geo. W. Wright has purchased 40
aores nf hind adjoining Albany, Oregon.
It will undoubtedly become quite valu
able in time.
Win. MeFerrin was found guilty as
-charged in the indictment yesterday af
ternoon, and sentenced to one year in
. state's. prisou. ,
Mrs". J. A. L. Casta has been appointed
postmistress at Ne Era, Clackamas
county, Or., in place of William Jesse,
who has resigued.
he Pacific Ius. Co., of Portland, oue
nest on the coast, have nr. ad. in
issue. Consult your interests and
e in the Pacific.
. Roberts had an unusual demand
al estate on last Saturday. For
further information, the Gazette refers
its readers to Mr. Roberts.
Farinington has an artesian well only
0 feet deep. Why not try it. on the
Heppner flat? Two thousand dollars is
sufficient for the experiment.
yVesley T. Davis has been appointed
postmaster, tit Colville, Stevens county,
Washington territory, iu place of John
B. Slater,- who has resigned.
Joo Mason, a Rhea creek stockman.
and rancher, came over from that pros-1
perous section last Satuday to take in j
lue urKfjj.niuin eueep-cniiip.
.Chas. Dewey has been appointed post
master at Eilensburg, Curry county,
Oregon, in place of Alexander M. Gil-!
lespie, who has been removed.
Snow is out on the mountains and, the
cowse is blooming on all tue rocky
ridges. Sunflowers are up and a few of
are already showing buds. . I
e who have pre-emption and ,
r-culture rights had better use :
them as s on as possible. Congress will
repeal both acts in the near future.
Mcs. F. Piekard is qnitsill at her home
in South Heppuer. Mr. Pickard is con- ,
valescing, and i!l be able to .attend to ,
duties in the tin-shop in a few days. , j
Should the Gazette fail to attend to
advertising as per agreement, call on the I
office and have the alTair righted. This j
paper desires to return dollar for dollar, t
The treasury department has sustained
the decision of the collector of customs
of 40 per cent, ad valorem on certain
seine twine imported by Henry Doyle & ,
Lee Morehonse, who has been con
firmed Unitel States Indian agent of the !
Umatilla reservation in Oregon, left
Ya.hsugton for his p' st of duty last
Pendleton in raising an advertising ,
fund to show immigrants it advantage,
as a home and business point. V hat is
Heppner doing in thisrepot? Absolute-;
ly nothing, is a good, plain answer. !
H. B. LeFevre's uncle, W illiam Had Sees Them Before. Some one
LcFevre of Milwaukee, Wis., nnd his cons- J writing to the Canyon City News under
in, C. L. Coleman, of St. Paul, paid bun j the uom deplume of "communicator,"
a visit at his Lone Rock ranch .last tlla the follow mg joke on Senator
werk. ' j Harnilton, of . tiratit enmity: "After the
Mort Parkins was up from Lexin.'ttnn adjournment of the Oregon legislature,
this k, Mr. Parkins but given tip heuntor ' Hamilton, of Grunt smutty,'
the photography for the present and is with a mutual friend from hiB cmuty
turning his attention to agricultural concluded to make the journey home on
pursuits. , foot a dittance of one thousaud miles
Norman Kelly informs us that his I the Senator and his friend haying spent
sheep never looked better at this time of : their finances. Before starting, however,
the year. One baud is running in the , the Senator asked his friend to take a
Sand Hollow section, tite other , up near j diiuk nilh him, which desire was frankly
the timber line. complied with. They then started upon
Tf Nathaniel Shaw will call at the Ga- I the trip to their homes. When they
zettk office he will learn something to ! Proceeded about t be distance of a mile, a
his advantage. We do not know Mr. ! "ill(,on w,ls f'mmi "y tue wayside, where
Shaw, or do we know in what part . of i tllt!-v "3'm' quenched tneir thirst, after
the couuty he resides. wllK'u tho Journey was agaiu com-
n i . i laenced. Tiie countrv being thickly
Chris Holdermau, recently from l'ot... 8,.ttioJ ,,etweeI1 oregu City and Salem,
mac, 111 , was in lleppue.r last work. , , , , ; Hit teJ t tl ,
The (jAzictte is informed that Mr. Hold- , , . , , . .
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tho Liberty Meat Market,
t -I , a! 1 L
Dorio Lodge, No. 20, intends giving
an excursion to Pendleton iu the near
future. All members and their friends
can avail themselves of this opportunity
to make a short visit to that live town. .
The law repealing the pre-emption and
timber-culture nots passed the lower
house in congress but failed in the' sen
ate during the last session of congress.
Thus it will be seen the old law is still iu
All the ewes in the Lone Rock region
are in magnificent condition for lambing.
Grass has never been better at the sea
son, and if stormy weather hangs oif
to the first of May, an enormous increase
John G. Maddock, accompanied by
his mother, Mrs. Lucy J. Maddock,
came up from below last week. Mr.
Maddock has organized a National Bank
at Goldeudale, where he Will locate in
the near future.
The postmaster general has issued an
order reinstating; the four Portland rail
way mail clerks who .were removed just
before the last election in Oregon for
participating in a Grand Army torch
"Will the brick hotel go up on the
Morrow corner this season?" is a query
often propounded, but which rcmnius as
unanswerable as the one regarding the
unprovoked assault 'on Billy Patterson
several years ago.
The Belvedere Saloon is undergoing a
thorough course of repairing. The walls
have beeu re-papered, ceiling ealsomined,
windows stained, . and altogether that
popular place of entertainment presenls
a neat appearance.
W. B. Daugherty, as well as many
other old subscribers of the Gazette,
while atteuding ootirt availed them
selves of this opportunity to have the
sheet sent to their respective addressos
(or tho coming year.
The sheepman will get agoodprico for
his wool this season, aocordiug to East
ern market reports. Keep yourself in
formed 0 priaes, aud allow no buyer to
get your dip for 0110 single cent less
than it is actually worth.
Messrs. Rider & Kerns, painters, paper
hangers, aud decorators, know how to
catch the cream of the bnsinoss. They
do good work and they talk to people
about it through their home newspaper.
See their ad. iu this issue.
Were it not for the signs that prompt
weathor prophets to publish a continued
successions of rain till harvest, it might
be feared that the oreek would dry be
fore fall on account of the scarcity of
suow iu the mountains last wiuter.
Fruit trees are in bloom iu Heppner
eoloiiy. Untimely frosts will play havoo
with native peach pies, should the nights
grow much C( olor during the next few
weeks. Last Monday night there tvas
quite a frost, but not sufficient to do
It is suggested that an artesian flow
can be secured on the Heppner flat by
boring- At any rato it is not a very ex
pensive experiment to try it, and if it
can be secured, it would prove much
more valuable to Heppner than ordinary
Mr. L. A. E. St. Jqhu received a letter
last Tuesday, announcing the death of
his brother, Alfred St. John, in a railroad
accident on the I. C. R. R. in Canada.
The deceased was an engineer, a young
man. '20 years of age. lla leaves a wife
and four children.
Chas. Jones, the proprietor of the
shaving parlor in E. Miuor's hotel build
ing, has as neat and well-regulated bath
rooms as will be found iu many
towns much larger than Heppner. . Such
enterprise is always rewarded iu a grow
ing ptaoe like this.
Some young people of Heppner, while
returning from Black Horse last Sunday,
had a break-down near the Ferguson
ranch, below town. The rig was brought
in ou Monday moruiug, and as' near as
our reporter was able to discern, it was
minus a wheel and spindle.
A smooth nud industrious thief iuduo
ed Pres.. Moibitt, of the Denver, Col.,.
First National Bank, at the point of a re
volver, to sign and cash a check for 21,-
000 on the2',Hh ult., with which he suc
ceeded in getting away. It is the most
ingenious robbery ou record.
HunsakerA Long are doing a prosperous
busiuess in the livery liue. Men with
enterprise, mingled with a reasonable
amount of good judgment, always get
to the front, and it is only justice to say
that these are characteristics of Messrs.
B. A. lluusaker aud Ed Long.
A shearing ciew consisting of Johnny
Friend, A. U, Bitters, Johnny Hiuton
and Walt Richardson will tackle the
bauds of Blakely & Robinson this
week. Johnny Friend is captain of this,
outfit, all of them experienced shearers
of the "hundred-striker" type.
To subscribers who take a daily pa
peiyour Btipplment cau bo of but little
interest, hut it must be considered that
a very largo majority of our patrons can
net avail themselves of this means of
getting the news. The supplement costs
not, a dnl hi r tn nnvntin eveeot tho nr.
prietor. . . I
Henry Rasmus preached to a large an- i
die,, in the r. t'.. clinrel, l,t Kn,wlv
; ,, i,;.f ,.T,i.,;I 1 i
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the building of the Temple". Sinners
as well as ohurch people -enjoy Henry's
sermons, nnd we doubt if there is a min
ister in theNorth-west that can deliver
a taore attractive discourse than this
Heppner needs protection from the
ravages of the flames. Remember that
von nrA nnvino Amnion evtrn inao r!i iipp
yearly, to buy a good engine and hose. :
Waitsburg, Wash. Ty., has a hand en
gine, the total cost of which did not ex
ceed $1,000, which during the past four
years has saved the town on three differ- i
There is much property changing i
hands in Heppner at reasonable prices, j
A reasonable price is one considerable j
iu advance of that placed on real estate '.
miA vpnr at'n. Some rul estate ninii-ri .
are also holdiug property at too high a Articles were filed yesterday inoorpo
price. There is a lack uf far-sighteduess ' rating the Willamette Laud Company,
in 'his, as it ceitainlr retards the growth A. Hackleman, J. W. Cusick and G. Mas
of the town. ; , ,, , ,
. .. T. , , , - , ., ton as incorporators. These gentlemen
- Arthur Dalv, known far and wide as' T t n r n
"Colorow," isup from the Alpine section (nd J- L- Cowlm C- K Wolvertou, E.
ibis week. The good old times of the j Lannmg, Cnr.-au k Monteith and Geo.
past are forever gone to the stockmen, t W. Wright are the stockholders aud the
Gracs is short, comparatively speaking, i 0!l,,jt 8tck is 320,0X1. It makes one
aud the crop of "stick-esrs is rapidly,. , . ,. , T , .
deminishiug year after year, which "Coi-j ",f t'1.6 mwt ol,d L!md Companies m
oruw' appreciates as well as the remain-; t,1L' alley. Albany Democrat.
der of tiie original colony. Mr. Wright will leave in a few weeks
It seems to us that it is a huge mis-
take for owners of building lots to hold
them at impossible prices, if such lots
were offered at a reasonable figure would
help the building up o? onr town con
siderably, and enhance tho value of all
property -in consequence. Tacoiua
prices iu Arlington frighten iutetided
purchasers anicripple industry and en
terprise. Town Talk. In the Gazett's
opinion, this little item might be easily
construe to fit Heppner. Just insert
Heripuer in place of Arlington and you
Bbraka for sale at the Gazltte office
at Pendleton prices. We' are replenish-
ug our stock aud will soon be able to tit j
you out with anything.
; riieiis, tue roau neuner seemea long nor
, the journev tiresome
At the end of the
seventh mile a saloon was found, as
usual, aud the Senator aud friend enter
ed, when the following conversation
passed betweeu the parties: "Pears I've
seen yon before,' said the Senator to the
har-k'.:ei.er. "1'cs,' joined the companion,
'i. knov.' your fac j looks famiiiar.' 'Con
found yon,' replied tiie bar-keeper, 'this
in the seventh lime I have waited upon
you during the night; didn't you know
vou were walking ou the Srdem race
r tfw C.:ksi, Bonds. Mr. S. R.
Beves, a former resident of Heppner,
was iu town l:mt week. Mr. and Mrs.
Reeves are now running the Blue Mouti
tuin Ilo'iy:', a, ve''y popular hotel in
LaGrand and they are quite prosper
ous in their now location. M.r. Reeves
has a baud of sheep up in the W'ailown
country, and gave us considerable in
formation concerning the condition of
sinek in both Grand Hondo and Wailow
valleys. Ilo status that the loss, par
ticularly in sheep, was much larger than
any previous year in the history of all
tlntt section. It tniuears that there Was
an abundance id' grass, but tho unnsil-:
idly dry fall-seemed to have robbed it of i
all its sindenance, feeding on which the!
sheep i:!i-'.v poorer aud wjiker d 'y by
day. la t'acl, a majority of stockmen in
that vicinity were not thoroughly aware
of their real condition till they, began
to feed hay, when many were found too
badly icdiioed to pull them through.
Horses and cattle are yet looking thin.
The v.eather way decidedly mild last
w inter, not exceeding six inches of snow
at any time. During the coldest weather,
which did not last long, the thermometer
registered, at the lowest 6 degrees, below
zero. Mr. Reeves is running his sheep
on Pino and Salmon oreeks, in Wallowa
county.- Range is vcrj good this spring,
and prospects are the best.
A "Bilk." We ara sorry to have to
convey to our readers tho information
that the wild and woolly mountaineer
who called- upon us last week was a
".iiili" and that the cave to which he re
ferred exists only iu his imagination.
We are in some doubt as to whether the
whole thing was not a "put up job," and
we are inclined to think the efforts made
by this whisky-drink.ngsonof Auak was
part and parcel of a scheme of some of
our enemies to lure us away from civil
ization iu order to render our lynching
a matter of comparative ease. With
the example of our contemporary,
the Loudon Times, fresh in our mem
ory, we must oonfoss it was unwise for
us to publish any snob startling informa
tion on so slender a basis of evidence,
and in aologizing for doing so, we must,
bh the small boys have to, "promisa not
to do it agaiu." Wo have on hand for
sale cheap, a rusty .inachette sword, a
brass cross aud a chaiu, which we will
dispose of for the amount expended by
us in whisky for the refreshments of the
"Bilk of John Day." Town Talk.
MtijT Hamilton Impuovinq. A gen
tleman was iu from Hamilton on last
Monday, and from him a reporter glean
ed the following in regard to that terrible
alfair: Milt Hamilton and Clata Hiuton
had been having trouble for some time
on account of a young lady who was
stopping at Hamilton's. Hinton persisted
in paying his respects to l,er, which wits
quite distasteful to Mr. Hamilton. Ou
the night of the dance at Senator Hamil
ton's, Hinton insulted Milt's wife, and
after the dance broke up, Mr. Hamilton'
asked tho young man to come outside.
Ho rose from where ho was sitting and
answered by thrusting a knife into the
breast of Hamilton, ;md before the victim
had time to avoid it, received another
cut in the arm, laying the flesh open to
the bone from the point of the shoulder
to tiie elbow. The weapon used was a
dirk, although it was not found on Hiu
ton when arrested. At present he is un
der ijfbYiO bonds. , Mr. Hamilton is doing
very well, with chances in favor of re
covery. The Hailhoad Bai.i,. On last Friday
evening was the occasion of the Railroad
Ball, given at the opera house of Garri
gues & Rogers. The young men who had
charge of the' affair should be congratu
lated on their superior management and
arrangement for this ball, as it is the
universal expression of those present
that this was the greatest success of all
such eiitortaiunients ever given in Hepp
ner. Owing to the number present, it
is impossible to give names of all. Our
reporter noticed from Arlington, Misses
Delia Bendy and Barbary Henderson,
Messrs. Dr. O. T. Bacon, Cal. Ardrey,
Henry l'utmna, Chas. Wener and Mr.
and Mrs. Oo. W. Young. The musio
was delightful, and was furnished by
Cal. Ardrey, Mrs. G. W. Young and Dr.
C. T. Bacon. Frank Ptitnum noted as
CoijTjAB Bonk I!iiokkn Last Satur
day, while riding after cattle near the
mouth of Rhea creek, Frank Jones, the
J.i-yrar-old son of Jas. Joues, was badly
hint by his horse falling on him. A
physician was summoned from Lexing-
B'h found that ho had sustained a
L Z " TTi rl V ' 1 ? i" i
's".!- 11 is fortunate, indeed, under
tne circumstances, that he did not re-
oeive a nit
more severe mmrv. He was re
moved to his home in Heppner early
tliis week, wdiere he is getting along
Chanoe op Residence. G. W. Wright,
El , desires to inform his friends and
clients that he will devote his entire at
tention to the study and practice of law
ftt Albany. Oregon, nnd trusts that they
may continue to do business with the
farm of Wright & Brown at Heppner,
of which ho is a member. Mr. Wright
will attend at each term of the circuit
courts hohlen in this county and assist
in all business entrusted to' the firm of
Wright & Brown.
A XKW LAND COMPANY.
for Albany, where he will resume the
1 practice of his profession. However, he
will still hold his partnership here with
J. N. Brown, who will attend to the busi
ness of the firm.
I am prepared to take bucks to be i
herded at the foot of the Tamarack !
ButU-8. Commence to gather first oft
May; tak no sheep excised to scab or I
foot-rot; dip, feed sulphur and salt, all
for $1 10 per head. Sales trapgacted
free of charge.
C. Hams 4 C. Haktinos. - j
Hardman, Of,, March 2!, '89.
Received at W. O. Minor's over 10000
rolls of tine wall paper. '
All kinds of job work done inths Ga
zette office at l'ecdleton prices.
One hundred and fifty new spring
suits, ranging from J7.5U upwards, just
reoeived at V. (J. Minor's.
Rasmus, the dentist, will fill teeth, or
extraot the same in a scientific manner.
W. A. Johnston has the finest liue of
dishes in the oity. Examine bis stock.
C. S VanDuyu has just received u
very fine line of youths' nnd boys' cloth
ing. Call and examine before purchas
Sperry will give you 75 cents for your
wheat, sacked, or 70 cents and furnish
Gilliam & Coffey have the Baker wire,
"perfect barb", in oar load lots, which
they are selling cheap. Also the lHtest
novelty iu wire stretchers. Consult them
Roberts & Simons are prepared to re
pair brokeu agricultural maohinerv. shoo
your uorso, aud 111 tact there is nothing
in the blaoksmithiug line that they are
not aoie to no.
Those having false teeth which do not
fit can have that delect remedied by Dr.
Vaughn, the dentist. Having procured
a new recipe, he is now able to extract
teeth absolutely without nam.
Persons wishiug to improve their mem-
ones or sirengtuen tueir power or -Btten
tion should seud to Prof. Loisette, 237
Fifth Ave,, N. Y., for his prospeotns,
post tree, us advertised in another ool
Leezer & Thompson are adding to their
eii-si'lected stock a full line of tin ware,
etc. Camp-tendora will do well to sail
on them for their oam kettles, coffee
pots, et caetei a, et caetera. You know
what you need in that line, and you can
find it all ut Leezer & Thompson's.
Hunsi ker and Long having enlarged
their livery stable, opposite Natter's
Brewery, are now better prepared to ac
commodate the public than ever. AH
stock left in their care will receivo the-
best of attention.
it is a fact acknowledged by all "art
organists," both of Europe and America
that the "Fstey" is tho sweetest voiced,
most human toned, least reedy in tone,
and quickest iu response to touch of any
organ manufactured iu the world.
Gilliam it Coll'ey are prepared to fit a
man out with any kind of an outfit to be
found in a first-olass hardware store.
They will sell you nails to fix up your
fence when your neighbor's cows break
it down, or fit you out wiihkitohen tools
when you get married.
Lost. Between the Heppner ware
house and Thus. Morgan's place, a ladies'
fob chain nnd locket attached. A reward
will be paid for its return to the Hepp
ner Gazette office.
"Just Focnd It." The place to get
the purest Liquors & Havana Cigars in
town. Also the oelebrated Gambrinus
beer ou draught in "Boot leg" lots, at
Esthat Notice. I have taken up at
my place on Big Butter Creek, one bay
mare brauded with scissors on left
shoulder and one Appolusa mare with
oolt. Mare has dim brand on left
shoulder; looks like SS and is shod in
front, colt has no brand to be seen.
Owners will find tho above at the old
T. W. Ayers place. Frank Fitch.
Dated Jan. 20th 1889.
A Reai, Necessity. We presume
there is hardly a lady to be found in our
broad land who, if she does not already
possess a sewing machine, expeots some
day to beoome the owner of one.
But after the mind has been fully
made up to purchase one of these indis
pensable artioles, the question arises as
to what kind of a machine to buy.
It shenld be so simply constructed
that the most inexperienced oan success
fully operate it. The other points main
ly to be considered, and whioh are the
most desirable, are durability, rapidity,
oapacity for work, ease of operation,
regularity of motion, uniformity of ten
sion, and silence while in operation.
The "Light-Running. New Home" CHb
the above requirements, and is said to
combine the good points of all sewing
machines, with the addition of many
improvements and labor-saving devices.
The price is no higher thau that of
other machines, and every lady who is
the happy possessor of oue may rest as
sured she has indeed a treasure. See
AI,L THIS FOR TIIK PUUMC GOOD.
It is an undisputed fact that the hand
somest vestibule trains that are now
run on the American continent are those
on the "BdkIiTnoton Route," leaving
the Union Depot in Denver, alHO St.
Paul, immediately on arrival of all
through trains from the west. Tho first
and second class coaches are mngnitt
oent, the Reclining ohair oars superb,
tho Pullman sleepers extremely luxuri
ant, aud as forthe meals that are served
in those Palace Burlington dining cars
yum-yum. The next time you go ast
to Kansas City,Chicago or St. Louis, if
yoli meution to the ticket ngent that
you want your ticket to read from Den
ver or St. Paul over the Burlington
Route, you will get it, and7ou will al
ways lie glad of it.
If you go via the Northern or Canadi
an Pacifio, the elegant vestibule trains
of "The Burlington Route," between St.
Paul, Chicago aud St. Louis will carry
you alona the eastern shore of the Miss
issippi river for a distance of 350 miles,
amidst scenery that cannot be surpass
ed; or, if you go via the Oregon Short
Line or Southern Pacific, andyourtioket
reads via "The Burlington Route," from
Cheyenne or Denver, you will pass
through all the thriving cities and towns
located in what is popularly known as
the "Heart of the Continent." For fur
ther information apply to A. C. Sheldon,
Genera Agent, 85 First Street, Portland,
Last Saturday was an unusually busy
day in Heppner, the streets and business
houses being crowded from early tnorn
to late in tho evening. In fact there are
unusually prosperous times in Heppner
this spring, but a little more enterprise
will do wonders for the colony that are
now only Considered mere posibilities in
Heppnor's future oareer.
Up in the Hardman .section ' this
spring, the people were getting used to
their oows digging up twin calves, but
when John Luelling's big, red cow CBrue
up one morning with three, they voted
it the most prolific country in the North
west, and agreed that "slick-earing"
would become one of the lost arts should
this kind of business continue.
Consumption Scuhly Cubed. To the
editor: Please inform your readers that
I have a positive remedy for the above
named disease. By its timely use thou
sands of hopeless cases have been per
manently cured. I shall be glad to send
two bottles of my remedy fheb to any
of your readers who have consumption
if they will send their express and post
oihee address, T. A. SljUUL'.M, M. C.
181 Pearl st, New York, N. Y
Job PuiNTiNii. Having secured the
services of Mr. Vawter Crawford, a first
olass jidj as well as news printer, the
Gazettk is prepared to do lietter Job w ork
than ever before, anil at Pendleton pri
ces. Satisfaction guaranteed. ,
I have opened a well-appointed tailor
ing establishment in my new build
ing on May street, and am now regularly
receiving new goods and will make cus
tom made pants from 87 to $15 best
gotsls in the market.
820 Rewabd A two-year-old Clyde
stallion, bay, white strip in face, branded
44 on left shoulder, white hind foot.
Deliver in Heppner.
- O. W. SWAOOABT.
The befit fmiiily remedy is unlimited!
Flimidtr Oregon JJIood runner.
may be safely iveo to the infante as
well hh the ndtilt, and it will give relief
where other medicines fniM to do so.
Keep it in the bonee'
HardfuTt, Iron, Steel anfl Farm Maclunery.
; SOLE ACENTS FOR WASHINGTON AND NORTHERN IDAHO FOR THE
BUCKEYE MOWER. AND REAPER.
T,10'"e' t0 eU nown to nud oommsnt.' Thousand! of farmers have
St H .t !Ptak of tnem wltn r1"- nl Harrestln,
, Machines that .will gty, ENTIRE SATISFACTION to tho purchaser.
MILLER'S STAR VIBRATING THRESHER.
" AULTMAN'S STAR TRACTION ENGINE.
The moat Effectiva ana Successful Combination for Throshlnf and Cleaning
Grata eve" constructed.
BUCKEYE STEJLFRAME TWINE-BINDERS.
SCHDIME FARM WAGONS, SSSTSSS
BUCK-BOARDS, FOUR-SPRINQ '
VOU 'NMW WAG0NS,
BUCK F YE AND SIIPFBMB npin o
C0RBIV DISC HARROWS,
HAISH BARB WIRE.
SEND FOR CIRCULARS.-
W. O. MINOR, Agent, Heppner, Oregon.
The Thoroughbred Clydesdale Stallions,
BKOWN HORSE, 3 Y'ES OLD
Brpwn Horse, 3 Years Old,
Will stand to a few o.vttside mares this season at my ranch, fiye miles
These Horses were imported by me last year, and are entered in the
stud books of Great Britain and America.
I can pasture a few mares for
B. 13. MANN,
Neatly llequiree an Artist with the Brush,
RIDER & KERNS
Jnn rjo tfiut kind of' a job. They also makes speoiulty of
Sign Painting, Paper Hanging and Decorating.
Leave orders rt A. D. Joliuaon's k Oo.'b drug store, oor. May and Main its.
Batis faction guaranteed or no pay required.
Cfiplttil Stock, !500,000.
Keeps constantly on band all kinds uf UNDRESSED LUMBER; nlso
PICKETS, LATHS AND SAWED SHAKES!
tTMill LoonM at the Head uf Willow Crek, 16 miles abore Heppner. jjJ
Combines the juice of the Blue Figs of
California, 60 laxative and nutntioui,
with the medicinal virtues of plants
known to be most beneficial to the
human system, forming the ON LY PER
FECT KEMEDY to act gently yet
promptly on the
KIDNEYS, LIVER AND BOWELS
- AND TO
Cleanse the System Effectually,
, REFRESHINGS SLEEP,
HEALTH and STRENGTH
Naturally follow. Every one is using it
and all are delighted with-it. Ask your
druggist for SYRUP OF FIGS. Mann,
factured only by the
CALIFORNIA FIG SYRUP CO,
Sam Fkamci&co, Cal.
Looisvilli, Kv. Nkw York, N. V
Mar. 29 '89 finds a goodly number of
onr lubBcribera in arrears. We mean
basinetw alt way through, and propose
to Kive the people a good paper, Uut
tbe ttheet nan not exiet on bunchgrau
zepbyra. Let ns bear from yon. Im
provement cosi money, ana we neea a
little oaeb. Beside tbe money baa
been honestly earned, and belongs to ns.
DDDD & GO
Front, First and Yice Streets,
tho season at $2.00 a month.
W. F. UROWNTON.
Loans promptly negotiated for
three or five yean on Final
Receipt or Pafcn'.
Next to First National Bank,
i . SI.M.
All work Quaranteed for one year.
Among the real estate transfers tbis
week, onr reporter notices ths sale of
the Homer Hallock property, next door
to Oscar Minor's plaoe, to Judge J. H.
General Merchandise, '
The Pioneer Firm of Heppner, Morrow
County, Oregon. v P
OWING TO THE COMPLETION OF
We are prepared to offer large inducements;
especially to Cash Customers.
, Caps, Dry Goods, (Mlk Provisions
And in fact everything contained in a first
STOCKMEN'S SUPPLIES IN LARGE
Farmers' Wants in all Details. All kinds of
Produce taken in exchange. -. :
We Purchase our goods in car-load quanti-
ties; hence our ability
Owing to the steady increase in our
and Commodious Jnre-lJroof JJnck Building, which gives us
better facilities than ever before enjoyed.
Sole Agents for Heppner and Vicinity
FOE THE :
Celebrated Bain W a o n
Knapp, Burrell & Co.'s
HIDES AND. PELTS BOUGHT FOE CASH OU TH AI Hi. .
A. D. JOHNSON & CO.
-PROPRIETORS OF THE
Keep the Largest and Best Selected Stock of Goods in Their Line in
Pure Drugs and Chemicals, Patent Medicines and Toilet Goods of
Every Description. Also, Taints, Oils, Varnishes, Glass, &c,'
Hew Stock ol Wall Paper Just Receivsn from He East.
Pure Wines and Liquors for Mediciniil Purposes. Domestic, Key
West and Imported Cigars.
Call and see us when you are wanting anything in our liue.
Prescriptions accurately compounded, day and night, nnd special
attention given to orders from the country.
W. J. LEEZER.
LEEZER & THOMPSON
, DEALERS itf-
SHELF IIAEDWA11E, Bird-Cages, ltope, Nails, Cutlery, Wood
and Willow Ware, Granite Ware, Etc.
BOOTS and SHOES
Custom Work anil liepiiirii Neatly Hot. "-
Opposite Hotel, Heppner, Oregon.
D. W. HORNER. GEO. NOBLE.
HORNER V IVOISIvlS,
HARNESS, WHIPS, SPURS, ETC. , "
EAST MAIN STRUCT,
al Mk Pre.
to undersell any other
' - ;
business we have built a Large
P. (!. THOMPSON
11 Kl'VNKli, OREGON ,