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3(ood Jiver Slacier.
SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 1S95.
The Wilson tarift law reduced the,,, ... TT . ,,i..
duty on eggs from 5 cents to 3 cents
per dozen. Protection papers can
prove, to their own satisfaction, at
least, that this reduction of 2 cents has
caused the price of eggs to flop from
20 cents to 8 and 10 cents per dozen.
Canadian eggs, they say, are being
shipped into Ihe United States to the
ruination of prices here. Now, If this
is what caused the price of eggs to drop
to 10 cents here in Oregon (when at the
same timelthey were worth 30 cents in
Chicago) in the dead of winter, we
want a "settln " of Canadian eggs.
Poultrymen and farmers have long
been looking for a breed of chickens
that will lay eggs in winter, when
enow covers the ground, like it does in
Canada in some places fpr about six
months of the vear. If Canadians can
sell eggs cheaper than the farmers Of
the United States, H must be taat they
liave different breeds from what we
have this side of the border. r'
The bill to purchase the battlefield of
Shiloh and make it a national mem
orial park, passed congress and was ap
proved by the president. Shiloh will
be the great national memorial park of
the old army of the Tennessee, the
Ohio and the Mississippi, where 114,
338 men, representing 258 different or
ganizations, engaged in one of the
greatt battles fought during the civil
war. The survivors of this battle, of
the blue and the gray, will hold a re
union on the battlefield on the 5th, 6th
und 7th of April, which will be the
largest held in the South since the war.
The secretary of Shiloh Battlefield As
sociation, Col. E. T. Lee, of Monticello,
111., has the names of over 12,000 of the
eurvivors of the battle, from North aud
We last week received a copy of the
Portland Weekly Sun. The phenom
enal success of the Daily Sun is sur
prising. It sjarted less than six
months ago and has already estab
lished a solid and prosperous business.
At Hood River post office there are re
ceived daily eleven Sons and six Ore
jronians through the mails. If this
ratio is kept up throughout the state
Jts circulation must be immense. The
weekly is a large twelve-page paper,
rilled with the latest news presented in
attractive and readable shape. It con
tains n good market report and a page
is devoted to farm matters, pur post
master is authorized to receive sub
scriptions. Price, one dollar a year.
- The total of the appropriation of the
last congress foots up about $500,000,000,
divided among the bills as follows:
Army ....$ 25,252,088
Diplomatic .-. 1,575,078
District of Columbia 6,916,538
Indian ' 8.978,948
Military Academy.... 404,231
Pension : Kl,SSl,570
Post Office 89,540,637
Sundry Civil.... 47,140,000
Urgent Deficiency.. 2,557,821
General Deficiency 8,600,000
.Miscellaneous , 500,000
Permanent '. . 113,078,000
It seems the president made a great
mistake when he didn't select a news
paper editor for secretary of state.
Gresham was a brave aud successful
soldier, a statesman, an eminent law
yer and judge, but he never edited a
newspaper. The way some editors
fpeak of him as an ass, a fool, an ig
noramus, it must be that they know
uiore than be does about running the
Farmers of the Palouse country, in
Washington, are turninir their atten
tion to the raising of sugar beets. It
lias been demonstrated that that sec
tion is fitted by climate and soil for the
production of the best quality of sugar
beets. Two beet-sugar manufacturing
companies have been incorporated in
Spokane county, and others ara pro
jected, in different parts of Northeast
Bismarck, the great German states
man, says he has had but tittle pleas
ure iri his life. He never enjoyed the
pleasure emanating from the adjourn
ment of the Oregon legislature or the
United States congress. Being a Ger
man, he cannot 'appreciate such bless
Jngs as we enjoy. Arlington Record.
. The Mazamas have selected Mount
Adams as the peak to be ascended this
year, and July 10th la fixed as the day
for the climb. This mountain is much
easier of ascent than Mount Hood and
is about as easy of access. ', The distance
from Hood River to Mount Adams is
about thirty-five miles; to Mount Hood
Through the courtesy of Dr. Jay
Guy Lewis we haVe received the re.
port of the Or?gon world's fair com
mission, a pamplet of 74 pages. The
report shoivs that out of the $00,797,54
appropriated by the legislature, a bal
ance of $18,280,69 was returned to the
state. The reports of the several com
missioners give in detail statements of
the medals awarded in their depart
ments ns follows: In agriculture, 34
awards; in horticulture, 89 -awards; in
fish and fisheries, 12 awards; in mines
and mining, 14 awards; in forestry, 6
j . ! 1M 1 ... OE !
awarus; in Jiuuiai tins, euucmiuutuj
awards; iu women's work, 4 awards;
in herbarium, 2 awards; total 188
awards. One other section of the state
only leads Hood River In the number
rf aaurr1i nn frnii pw Urirltrp. with
if. nunc xxwu j.vici imo iv. vi
of Hood River receiving awards of hon
orable mention for fruit exhibited are
as follows:' C. P. Heald, M. V. Rand,
B. Warren, S. F. Blythe, W. P. Wat
son, W. J. Baker, J. M. Watson, Win.
Slingerland, Wm. Davidson, P. G.
Barrett, M. A. Cook, F. R. Absten,
Wm. Boorman, Peter Mohr, John
Mohr and D. R. Cooper. From the re
port of the commission of horticulture
we take the following items: "I ap
pointed as superintendent at Chicago,
Dr. Jay Guy Lewis, a gentleman of ex
ecutive ability and wide experience in
world's fair exhibits. My appointment
was endorsed by the commission mak
ing Ir Lewis general superintendent,
and It is but just to the doctor to say
that he discharged the onerous duties
of the positipn ably and faithfully.
The shipment of strawberries from
Hood River during the berry season,
lasting over four weeks, proved one of
the most interesting and attractive
features of the exhibit, and was indeed
a revelation to the people from Dela
ware, Maryland, New York and all the
strawberry producing districts in the
world. The berries from the states
near by would only last one day for ex
hibition, while the Oregon berries were
fresh and attractive several days after
they were received in Chicago, anil the
banner placed over this exhibit an
nouncing that in Oregon grows the
'reddest, juciest, best flavored and best
shipping strawberry in the world' was
never disputed. One of the grandest
things ever seen in the strawberry line
was one stalk containing four hundred
and eighty-three well developed berries,
sent by W. P. Watson frtna -Hood
JUAwen This single stalk was carefully
planted in a garden pot and transport
ed in a glass frame and proved such an
attractive feature that an official ex
amination was made by order of J. M.
Samuels, chief of the department of
horticulture, and the measurements
are officially recorded. Two
twigs fifteen inches in length, contain
ing 56 and 88- silver prunes on each,
were exhibited by W. P. Watson, Hood
River. -.'. In apples we sus
tained the title that 'Oregon Is the land
of big red apples,' by showing the larg
est red apples, as well as the biggest
yellow apples. Quite a rivalrv existed
among several of the states as to which
state could produce the largest apple,
aud the official record shows that the
Oregon apple measured sixteen and
one-half inches in circumference, six
and one-fourth inches high, weighing
thirty-three and one-fourth ounces, and
was absolutely perfect in every partic
ular. The high color and large growth
of our apples made them much sought
after by pomological experts . and
scientists, and for size, flavor, form and
color, the Oregon apple exhibit was the
The Deadly Grip.'
More people have died from grip
than were ever swept away by a chol
era epidemic. In Europe the mortal
ity for the winter has been greater.than
in any previous year. England's
death roll is almost unprecedented, the
mortality there from influenza alone
exceeding 5,000. The medical journals
of Germany and France, are full of
statistics which, although incomplete,
indicate that both countries have been
swept by the disease, whito it is esti
mated that 12,000 Russians, at least,
have been carried off. ...
A Berlin expert, iu summing up an
exhaustive article on the subject, as
serts that every civilized nation on the
globe has been ravaged, and roughly
estimates the mortality of the world
from this cause at 80,000.
While a great deal has been written
about the grip in this country, it is ap
parent that we have escaped a general
epidemic. The greatest damage has
been done in the North and iu the
lake states. So far as statistics are ob
tainable, they indicate that between
400 and 500 people have died in greater
New York since last December. In
Connecticut the death rate has been
enormous, and further up in New Eng
land the disease is still rampant. Bos
ton is in the throes at present and a
number of industries are temporarily
dormant as a result. St. Louis Re
Digest of Land Decision.
Furnished by W. D. Hurlan, Land Attorney,
Washing in, D. C
Land once "offered" and subsequent
ly enhanced in price and not afterward
"reoffered," is taken out of the category
of lands subject to "private entry," and
a pre-enption claimant therefor is en
titled to 33 months from dute of settle
ment in which to make final proof.
A pre-emption declaratory statement
filed without prior settlement Is made
good by subseqent settlement in the
absence of any intervening adverse
In determining whether the resi
dence and improvements shown by a
pre-emptor indicates good faith, the de
gree and condition in life of the entry
man muy be properly taken into con
The right to purchase mineral land is
restricted to citizens ot the United
States, or those who have declared
their intention to become such.
Dr. E. T. Cams, Dentist,
Has returned to Hood River, pre
pared to do all kinds of dentistry work
examine, fill, extract, regulate and
make new teeth; also, crown and
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George T. Prather weut to The Dalles
Eugene V, Debs is in Portland,
" In Union is Strength."
Portland, Ore., March 18, 1895. Edi
tor Glacier: Since the annual meet
ing of the Hood River Fruit. Growers'
Union, at which meeting it was voted
to join the State Union, many of the
growers of that vicinity have taken
new interest in the subject of thorough
co-operation. The plan and principles
are very simple and so can the market
ing be. The main object is to keep
control of your fruit until you get your
money. The matter of advances is also
wrong. If you are on a sound business
basis, you will need none. It is only
another way of losing control of your
fruit. The principle of co-operation in
volves just the local organization which
must be controlled by the growers
themselves then a State organization
that will act for the different local or
ganizations as the local organization
does for its members.- The same theory
that necessitates the local union makes
a state union absolutely needed for suc
cessful co-operation. I
This State Uniou ( Oregon Fruit
Union) will gather information, em-
filoy eastern agents, superintend grad
ng and packing, open up new markets,
settle with the transportation coimany,
and carry on the work of organization;
keep well posted as to shipments from
other sections, and to what markets.
Without this, local unions have hin
dered the fruit growers In that they are
competing with each other.
The greatest drawback and hindrance
to united effort is the suspicion and dis
trust the growers have regarding the
management of the state and local
unions. The grower is . not altogether
at fault in this, for it seem that iu the :
past, the sale of our fruits has unfairly
enriched many so-called reliable com
mission ho,uses;yet it must be overcome
and complete co-operation is the only
wav. The whole thing is a matter of
dollars for fruit aud it is strange that
growers will let the matter of senti
ment and ev n of politics enter into
tjiese simple fruit marketing organiza
tions. A few growers must not seek to
control the majority. The growers who
do should not be given official posi
tions. The man that does not seek
such position is the man best fitted for
it. A man who turns the grindstone
is anxious to sharpen something. Cor
operation is simple. Too many rules,
by-laws, meetings, and too much talk
will ruin organization. Start out on
simple plans that are presented with
fairness and where success is attained,
let well enough alone and do not seek
to better a good thing until experience
promises still better results. Do not
trust your business witli any one who
cannot present a clear, definite and suc
cessful . proposition to work on and
adopt no plan that Is intricate to figure
out at the end. 'Don't trust to Tuck
later. Dopt experiment on new plans
or some inexperienced man's " I think
it will work." Profit bv others' ex
perience and unless you have lots' of
money cioii't ride a nouoy on "uanai
Fruit grower, trust your neighbors;
stick together; talk less, aud if matters
arise that warrant a feeling of distrust,
go to headquarters. Don't gossip. Put
up good fruit in good shape and let all
those, in all parts of the state, who
favor complete co-operation unite, and
leave the uncertain and suspicious ones
alone. Work in harmony on business
principles. The coming year will work
the problem, and the unbelievers will
one by one fall in line and successful
marketing for - Oregon fruit growers
win be accompiisned.
Of Conrso, He is to Blame.
We are eating our meals outside these
days, waiting until the storm blows
over, all on account of a sudden drop
of the mercury, which, after a month
of beautiful sunshiny weather, took a
tumble almost to zero and froze all of
Mrs. Journal's house plants Wednes
day nignr. we tail to see wnerein we
were to blame for the catastrophe, but
as we were the only one handy on
which to vent the flood-gate's of her
righteous wrath, and having learned
by experience t hat discretion is the
be'ter part of valor in such cases, we
silently took a walk. Fossil Journal.,
Of course lie is to blame, Didn't his
wife ask him-every night for a month
if there was danger of frost, and then
go ahead and bUudle up her plants in
his latest and best exchanges when he
assured her there was no danger what
ever? And on this particular night,
didn't he fail to go out and consult
the thermometer on the back porch,
and allow his wife to neglect to cover
the plants as much as usual? Why,
Which reminds us of a story: A lov
ing young husband was one evening
taking in his wife's house plants to
save them from an expected visit from
Jack Frost. "Be careful, John," the
wife said, "with that fuschia my
mother gave me." "Your mother
didn't give you this , fuschia," said
John; "it is one I bought myself."
"Why, .no, John, you did not." John
and his wife argued over the fuschia
till they had a regular spat, their first.
John got mad when he found be
couldn't have the last word and got up
and left and didn't show up for five
years. Remorse worked upon him and
he went back to his once loving wife
with a determination Jo forgive and
ask forgiveness. The wife met him
with open arms, and both were oh so
happy to think that they could make
up and forget the past. - "And just to
think," said the wife, "it all happened
over that fuschia mother gave me."
"I beg your pardon," said John, "but
your mother never gave you 'that
fuschia. It was one I gave you my
self." "Oh, no, John," replied the
wife. "I. remember the time mother
gave it to me just as well as if it hap
pened only yesterday." 'John thought
he had a good memory, too, and tried
to convince her on the disputed point,
declaring he bought the fuschia; his
wife declared he didn't, till John got
up and left again aud hasn't been
heard from since.
That preaching does not necessarily
sour a young man was happily proven
Thursdav afternoon hv R.tv. TCifkcWn
of Waldron, who engaged in a rattling
gooagameor toot Dan with the boys.
He will preach the better for it next
Sunday. Fossil Journal.
Tor Sale or Trade.
200 feet V-A inch pipe, 50 feet 2 inch pipe, 200
feet 8 inch pipe, all biack. Will be sold cheap
for cash, or will trade for anything I can n. .
mar23 A. O. HERSHEY.
House to Let.
A dwelling house, conveniently located,
corner of Third and River streets. Apply to
mar23 GEO. P. CROWELL. .
Plymouth Rock Eggs
For hatching.- One dollar per dozen. For
sale by D. G. HILL, Hood River, i
A Soft Snap. -
Two Ten-Acre Tracts, accessible to the new
school house, also one-quarter mile of Frank
ton school house. Choice of ten acres. $25 per
acre; twenty acres for WOO. Land adjoining
has sold for $100 per acre. Also, ll;0 acres in
Wlnans section, choice timber; price 4850. Ap
ply at this office- mar23
Ordinance No. 6.
An Ordinance entitled "An Ordinance Reg
ulating the Mode of Expenditure of the
Town Moneys and the Payment of
Claims." - -
Be it Ordained by the Common Council of
the Xown of Hood River: section 1. All
moneys collected by the town of Hood River
from all sources except as otherwise by ordi
nance directed, shall be first credited to the
general fund of tho town, and thereafter shall
y ordinance be transferred to the several
funds of the town as herein established, In
such amounts as mav be deemed advisable by
the council: Provided, That the council may
expressly direct a warrant to be drawn on the
general fund In favor of special claims or de
mands allowed, which warrant shall be paid
on presentation, or as soon as sufficient money
shall be In the said fund.
. Sec. 2. In order to avoid the necessity of
passing an ordinance to appropriate money
lor the payment of each claim, the following
funds are hereby created and established, and
when any claim shall be allowed, the warrant
therefor shall be drawn upon the proper fund
as herein provided:
1. The "Current Expense Fund." out of
which snail oe paid an claims ana aemanas
allowed for the services or fees of the recorder,
marshal, treasurer and superintendent of
streets; for costs accruing against the town in
the recorder's court; for stationary, books,
records, flirniture, oflice rents, fuel, lights and
all current expenses not otherwise provided
for. . .
2. The "Street Improvement Kund," in
which shall be deposited all moneys received
from or by the county or town officials for
street or road work or improvements (unless
otherwise directed by ordinance), and out of
wnicn snail De paia an expenses oi repairing,
improving and lighting the streets of the
town, or lor constructing and repairing the
sewers of the town, and lor no other purpose.
sec. 8. Claims against the town in tiie na
ture of damages tor extraordinary services or
for injuries to persons or property, shall be In
writing, and shall set forth all the facts and
circumstances upon which the claim is based,
and shall only be allowed by ordinance, di
recting a warrant to be drawn on a specified
Sec. 4. No person or persons, or any officer
of the town of Hood River, shall have the
power, or shall exercise the right to make any
purchase, or to contract any indebtedness for
the town, ii.ile.ss expressly authorized or di
rected by the couneil: Provided, That in case
of emergency, wherein it is apparent that the
interests of the town will materially suffer
unless action be had betore a meeting or tne
council, the committee on finance shall he au
thorized to proceed in the matter without de-
lav, incurring as little expense as possible.
until such meeting, when they shall report
the facts and apply for a proper authorization.
Passed tho common council of the town of
Hood River, March 12, 1895, and approved by
me this mui day oi Marcn, isho.
C. M. WOLFARD, Mayor.
Attest: C. P. Heald, Recorder. .
Ordinance No. 8.'
An Ordinance entitled "An Ordinance to Pro
vide for the Taxlnir and Killinir ot Does."
Be it Ordained by the Common Council of
tho Town oi Hooa itiver: section i. jno aog
shall be permitted to run at large within the
corporate limits of the town of Hood River
without having a collar of metal or leather se
cured about lis neck, witn a numoer siampea
or engravea tuereon.
sec. 2. The owner or persons having in
charge any dog permitted to run at large
snail, on or oeiore me nrsi aay oi May oi eacn
vear. pav to the treasurer of the town of Hood
River the sum of one dollar and fifty cents for
each and every male dog, and the sum of
mree aouars ior- eacn ana -every siui.
or female dog; which shall entitle him
to a receipt from the treasurer, which re
ceipt snail oe numoer ea ana snail aesignate
the sex of the dog and the owner's name and
the amount paid; and upon presentation of
sueh receipt to the recorder he shall issue a
license to the holder thereof, which shall des
ignate the owner's namfand the number of
tne license, which number snail correspond
with that worn by the doe or slut.
Sec. 8. The treasurer shall keep a record of
the receipts given by blm, and the recorder
shall;likewise keep a record of all licenses by
him issued, and on the expiration of the an
nual time of Issuing licenses, the recorder
shall give the marshal a list of the numbers
on which licenses have been paid or renewed.
and the names of the owners or keepers of
aogs wjio nave noi renewea ineir iicenes.
Sec. 4. It shall be the duty of the marshal, or
such other person as shall be duly appointed
therefor by the council, to seize, kill and prop
erly bury, In some suitable place outside the
town limits, any and all dogs found running
at large in violation of this ordinance; also,
any and all dogs running at large and wear
ing collars on wnicn tne owner or Keeper nas
failed to pay or renew the license: Provided,
That when a dog wearing a collar has been
taken up, the marshal shall notify the owner
or representative thereof, who may thereupon
recover possession by paying the tax to the
treasurer and procuring a license from the re
corder, and paying a fee of one dollar to the
marshal for each male dog, and a fee of two
dollars for each slut or female dog: Provided,
further, That no dog shall be killed unless it
has been kept in a pound at least forty-eight
hours, during which time it may be redeemed
upon the same terms and in the same manner
as in this section provided. -
Sec. 5. No slut or lemala dog in time of
neat) no naouuauy vicious aog or nut a aog
shall be permitted to run at large within the
town limits, and it shall be lawful for any
person to kill any mad dog running at lurge,
whether wearing a collar uuly numbered or
not. and t he owners or persons permitting any
such dog to run at large snail, upon convic
tion thereof before the recorder's court, be
liable to a fine of not less than five nor more
than fifty dollars.
Sec. t). Any person or inhabitant of this
town, permitting any dog of which he is
the-owner,or over which he has control, to
run at large within the town without having
firVt paid the license required by tnls ordi
nance, and having the number thereof
stamped or engraved on the collar upon such
dog, shall, upon conviction before the
recorder's court, be subject to a fine of not less
than live nor more tnan fifty dollars, or be
imprisoned not less than two nor more than
Sec. 7. The marshal shall receive the sum of
one dollar for each dog, male or female, seized,
killed and buried, as provided in section 4 of
till. .H ) nnnnn K 1, n 1 ,l,n
first instance, but recoverable by the town off
me owner or persons Having control oi sucn
dog: Provided, That in case of conviction for
violation of this ordinance, the said fee of one
dollar shall be taxed as part of thu costs, and
when collected, paid by the recorder to the
treasurer: Provided, further, That each claim
presented to the council by the marshal shall
be accompanied by a sworn statement of the
correctness thereof. -
Sec. 8. No person or persons shall hinder or
molest any person or persons who may be en
gaged in carrying out the provisions of this
ordinance, and any person violating any pro
vision of this ordinance, or of this section,
shall, upon conviction before the recorder, be
fined not less than five nor more than fifty
dollars, or be imprisoned not less than two
nor more than fifteen days.
Sec. . It shall be the duty of the marshal to
prosecute for all violations of this ordinance,,
and upon conviction for a violation of the
same, in which he shall have made com
plaint, he shall receive the sum of three dol
lars, to be taxed as costs against the defend
ant: Provided, That the marshal shall in no
case be paid said sum of three dollars by the
town, or have any claim against the town
Sec. 10. The annual time for issuing licensrg
herein provided, and the time when each and
every such license shall expire, shall be the
first day of May of each year. No license shah
be issued for less than one year.
Sec. 11. Whenever the council shall appoint
any person as provided in section 4 of tins
ordinance, such person shall perform the du
ties requireu 10 oo penormea oy tne marshal
In this ordinance, and shall receive the fees
and compensation herein provided.
Passed the Common Council of the town of
Hood River, March 12, 181)5, and approved by
me this 13th day of March, 1805.
- C. M. W OL, FA RD, Mayor.
Attest: C, P., II kai-p, Recorder". .
SEND FOR CATALOCUE AND PRICES,
. . Address,
Aud shall endeavor to merit custom
We keep a
Iu tbeir season. Do not forget that we mean to be
Headquarters for All Kinds of Sprays,
We have In stock, economically and scientifically prepared, condensed forms of sprays as
recommended by the Oregon State Board of Horticulture, as follows: ,
Spray No. 1 Lime, 80; sulphur, 20; salt, 15 in such form as to require only to dissolve 1 B
in 2 gals of water.
Spray No. 2 Sulphur, 100; lime, 100; blue
uown lo o or iu gats, ior summer use, is requireu.
Spray No. 8 Whale oil soap (80 per cent),
1; of this 1 ib in 5 gals, is the proportion.
Spray No. 4 Rosin, 4; sal soda, 3; 1 B to 7
I upft.I I, JJU.W.tUA JTJL. WKpOl DUIflliaiDi II, 111UC7, Ul V 11,1.11 J. fUUllU 111 gUlt. UJ, nUWl
Kfor winter, to 4 gals, forsummer, is the proper strength.
Acme Insecticide ib to 5 gals, water, as a
fruit pests; 10, 25 and 100-fb enses.
Also, Paris green , London Purple, etc. Do
HEADQUARTERS FOR LEATHER GOODS
mm . Bnai . mm mmmM
The Famous C. M.
For MEN, WOMEN and CHILDREN. All sizes and large variety. My motto is "Possibly
not the Cheapest, but the Best," and the Henderson Shoes are the cheapest in the long run.
Don't Fail .
To call and examine and price these goods. They will please you. No trouble to show them.
Hand-made Double Team Harness, $20!
With Boston Team Collars. All other kinds of Harness cheap for 1895. If you doubt it, call
and price them. 1 propose to keep Hood Biver trade at home if price is an object. '
. D. F. PIERCE, Hood River, Or.
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
v The Best in
We have a large line in stock.
HAS CONSTANTLY ON HAND THE
Choicest Meats, Ham,'-;.
Saeon. lard, Game, .
. . Poultry Also Dealers in .
VEGETABLES AND FRUITS.
Corner of Oak and Fourth Streets, - - - - Hood River. Oregon.
Timber Land, Act June 3, 1878.
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
"United States Land Office,' The Dalles, Ore
gon, January Si, 1895. Notice is hereby given
that in compliance with the provisions of the
act of Congress of June 8, 1878, entitled "An
act for the sale of timber lands In the states of
i ne iianes,
las this dav
filed In this office his sworn statement No. 119,
for the purchase of the southwest of section
No. 10. in township No. 1 south, ranee No. 11
east, and will offer proof to show that the land
sought is more vuluable for its timber or
stone than for agricultural purposes, and to
establish his claim to said land before the
Kegister and Keceiver of this office at The
Dalles, Oregon, on Wednesday, the 10th dav of
April, 1895. :
He names as witnesses: Perry Van Kamp,
N. H. Fagan, George Beiries and I.J. Norman,
all of The Dalles, Oregon.
Any and all persons 'claiming adversely the
above described lands are requested to file
their claims in this office on or before said 10th
day of April, 1895. -
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Tbe Annie WrigM Seminary.
1834. Eleventh Year. 1894.
A Boarding School for Girls,
"with Superior Advantages.
MORAL ' f DETiLomm
' INTELLECTUAL J or TH
PHYSICAL ( Bitoivh.
MRS. S'.RAH K. WHITE. PrlnclDal.
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by QUALITY as well as QUANTITY.
full line of
vitriol, 8; of which 1
in Z gals, for winter,
20; sulphur, 3; caustic soda (08 per centi 1" potash,
gals, water for wooly aphis, etc. " .
universal insecticide and wash for all tree and
not fail to see us before buying your insecticides.
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HENDERSON & CO.'S
Boots and Shoes.
Call and examine goods. -
ONE GIVES RELIEF.
To Water Consumers.
Owing to hard times 1 have decided to make "
a reduction in water rates, but as some have
paid up to March 1, 1895, new rates will not ,
take effect until that. date. For all water
rents paid promptly the first day of the
month, the following rates will be accepted:
Present rates of $I.5D reduced to $1.25; bath
tubs, now 50 cents, reduced to 25 cents; livery
stables, $2.50, reduced to $2; hotels, $8, reduced
to $2.50; rates now $1, no change; irrigation re
duced 60 per cent from old price.
Above prices apply to those only who pay'
promptly first of each month. , '
J"2 ! ' A. S. W.OWERB,