Image provided by: University of Oregon Libraries; Eugene, OR
About The Hood River glacier. (Hood River, Or.) 1889-1933 | View This Issue
vol. xvii r.
HOOD RIVER; OREGON, MAY 31, 1906.
HOOD RIVER OOMMERCIALCI.UH-MeeU
vary second Monday in earn month at 8 p.
aa.. In tbe club room a over Jackson's more.
H. K. Davidson, Pre.
A. o. MOI, srvrrturv.
I(X)D RIVER l.ni'U K. N 1 1. 106, A. F. and A.
H.-Hnu satunliy wenlnc on oriiflore
(WH UN IIIHIII. A. 8 HLOWKHS, W. M.
V. MoDosialu, Secretary.
HOOD R1VKR C H AlTr It NO. 27. K. A. M.
M eel first and third Friday nights of each
montb. u. JlcuoSAi.u, it. r
A. D. Mot, Bocretary.
HOOD ltlVEk CHAPTKlt NO.&.0. K.H.-
MeU second and fourth Tuesday eveulng
oleacu uiouth. visitors romiHI'y wtMfomeu.
MHS.T..I. K1NNA1KI), W.il.
Hu Tiiksesa I astmib, Ht:rtary.
IDI.KWll.DK LOUlili NO. 107. I. O. O. K.
ilHti in Fraternal ball, every Thursday
1(01. K. U. rABUOTT, . U.
llsm Nbal, secretary
EDEN ENCAMPMENT. NO. 48. I. O. O. K-
lUf alar meeting aecond and fourth Mondays
or eacu mourn, n. t. twit, v. r.
H. C. Km itu, Scribe.
LAUREL REBEKAH DKUKEE LODUE NO.
1, 1. 0. O. F.-Meeuj first and third Fridays
m eacu uiuniu.
MR8. E. W. Udell, N.Q.
Mb. Doba Thomson, Secretary.
WAUCOMA LODGE NO. 30, K. OF 1-
MMI In K. ul P. hall every Tuesday niglit.
Thoh. F. Johnson, C. C.
V. C. Baot'K, K.of R. and 8.
HOOD RIVER CAMP, NO. 1,702, M. W. A.
Meeta In K. of 1'. hall every Wednesday
nlrut. K. a. mayks, v. v.
0. U. DAKIN, Clerk.
OOD RIVER CIRCLE NO.M4, WOMEN OF
Woodcraft-Meeta at K. of P. hall on the
Ural and Tblrd Fridays of each month.
LOU McKBYMOLlM, O. N,
V. W. McReynolub, Clerk.
K1VEKH1DE LODGE NO. B8 A. O. U. W -Meeta
Orel and third Saturdays of each
uioalb. F. 11. Ulauu, M. W.
K. K. Dbadliy, Financier
Cukvtkk Huutk, Recorder.
OLKTA AH8KMBLY NO. 103, UNITED ART-lsana.-Meels
Ihe flrsl and tblrd Wednes
days, work: second and fourth Wednesdays
Artlaana' ball. O. W. Thompson, M. A.
C. 1). Hbnhkh, Secretary.
COURT HOOD RIVER NO. 42, FORESTERS
of Amerlca.-Meeta aecond and fourth Mon
daya lu each nioutb In K. of P. hall.
Bknicca F. Fours, C. R.
r. C. Bbosius, F. C. '
CANBY POST, NO. 16,G. A. R.-MEETrt AT
A. O. U, W. hall, aecond and lourth .Satur
days of each month at i o'clock p. m. All
U. A. R. members Invited to meet with us.
8. A. Hkisnkk, Commander.
Thomas Qokb, Adjutant.
CANBY W. R. C, No. 16-MEET9 SECOND
and fourth Saturdays of each Month In A.
O. U. W. ball at t p. in.
Ellen Blount, President.
Ohtbudk B. IngLks, Secretary
MOUNTAIN HOME CAMP N0.34U9, R. N. A.
Meat at the K. of P. Hall on the second and
fourth Fridays ot eaeb mouth.
Mks. Cakkik Brosil'3, O.
Mb. Ella Dakin, Recorder.
J. F. WATT, M. D.
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Telephones: Office, 281; residence, till.
BUBGEON O. R. 4 N. Co.
JJRS. MARY JORDAN, M. D.
Physician and Surgeon.
Oflleea and Residence In E. L. Smith Hulldtng
Over First Nat. Bank. Entrance, rear
of bank, ou Third St.
H. L. DUMBLE,
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
Suceesaor to Dr. M. F. Shaw.
Calls promptly answer 3d In town or country,
Day or Night.
Telephones: Resilience, 611: Office, 1113.
Office In the Brosius Building.
DR. J. EDQINGT0N,
Physician and Surgeon
Office over the First National bank.
Office phone 1433. Res. phone 7GX1,
M. F. SHAW, M. D.
Oflice in Jacksnn Block.
Office phone, No. 1 1" 1. R-sldence, No. 593.
DB. M. H. SHAltP
1K. KliNA B. HllAKP
Graduates of the American School of
Osteopathy, Khksville, Mo.
Ollice and Residence Huxley Cottage,
Kivur rt reel.
Phone 25 Hood Kivek.
C. BKOrilUS, M. D.
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Phone Central, or 121.
Office Hours: 10 to 11 A. M.; 2 to 3
and 6 to 7 P. M.
H. D. W. PINEO.D.D.S.
Crown Bkidob Work a Sckciai.ty.
Office over Telephone
First National Bank Main 311
C. H. JENKINS, D.M.D.
Specialist on Crown and Bridge Work.
Telephones: office, 2M3; residence, 101.").
file over Bank Bldg. Hood River, Ore.
M. E. WELCH,
LICENSED YE1ERISAKY Sl'Ku'EOS
Is prepared to do any work In the veterin
ary fine. He can be found by calling at or
pbenlng to Clarke s drug store.
Abstracts Furnished. Money Loaned.
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
E. H. HARTWIG,
Will Practice In All Courts.
Office wlrh Geo. D. Culbertwin A Co. Col
lection!, Abstracts, Settlement of Folates.
HOOD KIVEK. OKE...1K.
Attorneys at Law
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
ATTORSEY-AT I.A W. ABSTRACTER
TAKY I'U KMC and REAL
For 28 years a resident of O ea-nn and Wash
ington. Has had many years experience in
Real Estate matters, as abstractor, searcher of
titles and agent. Satisfaction guaranteed i r
Our List of Bargains
in real csta te
J. H. Heilbronner
Fruit Lands, Real Estate and Insurance
Ground floor new Iiavidson lildj;.
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
Hood River Studio
Wehnvellie Intent In mounts and can en
larRe your Photon In i ntyon. I'lutinold or
Sepia. Satisfaction Kuuraiiti.
W. D. ROGERS, Prop.
The place 1 vt mi easy
sliMvcand lirst-cliiss liair cut.
Our sliDji is nit'f i'oM)lit(iii in
Porcelain Baths in Connection
DeBO SvDl; & GREY.
For Knle jittlie
A. T. ZEEK.
BR. J ONES, Dentist
Crown and Bridge Work.
Teeth Without Plates.
TreatniPlit of diHeiiaed teeth and venms.
Ulli'-e linwiiis building. I'li'Hie 10.J3.
Eureka Meat Market
MrUUIRE BROS., Props.
Dealers in Fresh and Cured Meats. Lard
Toultry, Fruits and Vegetables.
Free Delivery. Phone Main 35.
F. G. C0E
F.8.BTANI.ltY, F..L SMITH, E. O. llt.ANCHAB
t re. ire-i ret. viniiic.
V. C. Brock, Asst. Cashier.
The First National Bank
OF HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
Capital ami Surplus, $30,000.
P. i. HALL-LEWIS & CO.
Civil and Architeccura!
Engineers and Surveyors
Make surveys, nluns and estimates for sew
er, llirlit nn'l nower and railwav nlants. and
furnish, sui-J.-et Ut approval, plans, siieelnea
tions and esti mutes Tor all elasses of building
nubile, private and tnercaulile. Hpeeinl atr
initnii ffivn lo eeononne snu siow-ouruinif
oonstniooon. Aecnraey una economy guar
anteed. DAVIl'SON lll ll.DINO
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
STRANAHAN & SLAYENS,
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
S. H. COX
Flam and Eitimatu Fcbviiiid.
FREDFrTcK & ARNOLD,
Eitimatei furnished on all kinds of work
PhnnoH' Arnold, Main M.
rilUllW, rredarlok. Wal M
SIMONTON & SONS
Architects and Builders.
Decorative Painting and Paper If imiriiisf
riaus furnished. Estimates care
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
E. A. JEROME,
llnvinx had several yeara' experience in
drafting and building. I would respectfully
solicit a part or i liu pat roniiite of the people of
HiH)d Klver who antleipste bulldinB. Terms
rea-onuhle, a ul sHtlsfitction guaruuteed. Of
flce at residence on Heights.
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Figures and ehtiuiatt'B furnielied on
all kinds of huildinn and contracting.
H. SEYMOUR HALL,
I am u iilitU'd unit prepared to do all kinds
of flrM-cliiss land surveying Accuracy gunr
anioed. Those who wis' tirst-class work done
address U. F. 1). 2., Hood River, l'hone 50x1.
TIE OREGON FIRE RELIEF
of Mt'Mimiville. 0rc;o::, will insure your
property at 00 er cent less cost than
any other insiitution.
V. r. KVftfi, bpecuil Agent,
Hood River, Oregon
Timber and Homestead
I have for location some choice apple lands
did timqer claims; also rellnqiilshmcuta and
land to script. Call on or address.
Wm. F. HANI),
Phone 371'. Mood River. Ore.
C. A. DANO
Intending purchasers would
do well to fee my list of city
and farm property before pur
chasing. Shepard & Franz
HOOD RIVER, OREGON.
Are in correspondence with all parts of
the United K ate, and are in g'nid )OBi
tion to aell your
Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Orient Fire Insurance Co.
Hood River Marble Works
Am ii-fjaiv( to exwute
all onloi-K for granite and
marble work, monuniontH,
Also contnict for ill kinda
of stone masonry, con
WE WANT LAND
We have buyers waiting for suitable
locations in the fruit belt.
List your property with uo. We are
located at the huh and give special at
tention to the Hood Kiver district.
Portland properly to trade for fruit
LANG1LLE & RAND
73 Sixth Street, Portland, Oregon
WOOD FOR SALE.
I am prepared to furnish mill and slab
wood, also other kinds of wood.
I have a new steam wood saw and am
prepared to do sawing. Also do general
In the circuit court of the state of Oregon, for
rtalpu Hpenoer, Plaintiff
Ileulah V. Spencer, Pelendant.
To Beulah V. 8inoer, the above named de
In tbe name of the State of Oregon, you are
hereby required to appear aud answer the
complaint nieu airanii you iu me auov. eu
titleil suit ou or before the expiration of six
weeks from the date of the tlrst publication of
tli a Summons as bereluatler siated.aud II you
fail so to answer, the plaintiff will take Judg
ment aKalnst you ana will apply to tbe coo it
for the roller prayed for Iu bis complaint
That the bonds of matrimony now exlstlna
between plalntltt and defendant be forever
dissolved, aud for aueb other and further
relief aa to the court Dlty seem nrolier.
This summons Is set veil insm you by nubll
cation thereof once a week for six cunaecu-
ttvfl weeks in tbe Mood Uler lilscler. a week
ly newspaper printed and puhlishisi In said
oounlv and state, ana oy oriier maue ana en
tered herein on the 22d day of May, HUB, by
Honorable W. L. Hradshsw. Jndae of said
court. The date of the first publication of this
summons Is the '.'4IU day ot May, in.
M. K. MIM.KK.
Attorney for I'lainttff,
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION
Department of the Interior, United Mtates
Land oftlve, Tbe ballet: Oregon, May 15ili,
1V06. Notice Is hereby given that the follow
ing named settler has filed notice of his Iu
teullou to make final proof In support of
Ills claim, ana that nam prooi win oe made
before Geo. T. Frather. V. H Commissioner.
at bis oltlee In Mood Klver, Oregon, on June
25, isuo, via. :
kjijA i fiAi'i..r. i ,
of Hood River, Ore., on H. K. No. H3n, for the
wr.Jn V iM.r. auu -4r.-i, m-liuu
H T,,n.i,ln nnHh Mlllfii 111 muI U7 l
lie names tne loiiowing wiiutMHes m prove
his continuous reaideuce iisu and cuitlva.
tlon or said land, vis:
Joseph HeiiKHt, John llaekel, Charles W
Ketd and John Kelley, all of Hood Klver. Ore.
ni24, J21 M 1CHAEL T. NOLAN, Keglater.
NOTICE FOtt ri'HLICATlON
United Htates l-aud Office, The Dalles, Ore
gon, May. IV, lituu. notice is nereuy given
that the following-named settler hss Hied no
tice of his lnteutiou to make final pnsit in
aunoort of bis claim, and that said Drool will
be made before Geo. T. Pralher. U. f . limmis-
slouer. at his oltlee lu Hood Klver, Oregon, ou
June 2a, I1SJH, via:
CHARI.E8 II . STANTON,
of Hood Itivcr, Oregon, on H K No. for
the HK'.. section 4, township 1 norm, range lu
east W. M.
He names the following witnesses ui prove
i n com nuotis resltlemw uisin and cuillva
tlon of said land, via.: Jacob M. hen?., of
Mt. Hood. Oreuon ; Joaoph A. Kuox, Charles
Murphy and James O. Cameron, all of Hood
Aiu.iiAr.i. i. oi.ah.
142 121 ' KcglHer
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION
United States Land office. Tbe Dalles, Ore..
March 2d, H'.ioii. Notice Is hereby given that
In compliance with Hie provisions of the act
of congress of June 3, 1878, entitled "An act for
the sale or timber lauas in tne stales oi i an
loruta, Oregon, Nevada, and Washington
Territory." as extended to all the public laud
tules by act August , wvt,
HAUL V. MoCUI.I.Y,
ofl'ort!im1, county of Multnomah, state of
Ui. uiin, lois this day tllftl In this ollite hi
sun n slalcliiclit NO. 2Ki, lor the purehaae of
l.'il 1. mc 4. uia I alio 'f.iiuu i-,1 Nt.1., s
n township I, range u east, w. M., and will
oil ' pro ! to sliow that tlie laud aought Is
more vuluabic for Its timber and stone than
loi Hgricullural purposes, and lo establish his
clitlnl loaani liinu neioreiue lo'gisier ana Ktv
ceiver at The Ualles, Oregon, on the 2SUh day
ot .Miiv. VM..
He nitines as witnesses: Mies C. Olsen, Port-
Isinl. oietfon : Kred Krtiuichy, Hood Klver,
Oicon; (ieoi'u llandley utid Duvls Foulkes,
Any and all iiersons vilulng adversely tbe
above desciibcd lamls are requested to tile
their claims In this ollice on or before the win
day ot May, lUUi MJCHAKl. T. NOl.AN,
inJ'J ni24 . Itegiaier.
NOTICE FOR PUHLICATION
l'nib'd Ntates Laud offlce, The Halloa, Ore.,
A m il 2. 1116. --Notice is hereby given that lu
couiiWIiiiK'e with the provisions of the act of
Congress or June a, is,s, eniitiea "An aci nr
the sale of timber lands in the HUtles of Ciill
foi nitt, Oregon, Nevada, aud Wiuthington Ter
rilorv," us extended o all Hie I'll bile Land
aisles, by act of August 4, WW,
oi Seattle, Wushlugton, ha-this day filed In
this office liei 'twill n stalement No. tuMKI, for
the puiiiiase ol lhe.sKl4 of section HT,, town
ship I north, range wenst W. M., and will offer
prisii io sliow thai tne laud aought Is more
valuable for Its timber aud stone thsn for
agricultural pursises, and lo establish her
claim to siildland bi'foie the Itegiaier and He
reiver, at 'Die liu! es, Oregon, on lhe2Slll da
of. I line, 11KXI.
sne lutio. s as wnnt'Sses V'lls I'. Olo i, ttt
C'lMlnuil. il"H"li. liiiiries J Kiurhaiikt, oi
S utile, W'asli., Fred I'l-aillrh v , of M.
ilher, Oregon, uud I. mar'. 11 irkha, 1, o
IIimii Itjxi r m i yon.
.vny aril i ' , i s -us t-liiiiuliw hiU .
Hie iti.ove de-. I'lO' ll Imiil- t.re i que-i
lilC III II I'l'll'll- Li til' lltl " O : Or lM.
"l 2"lh ihij ' I .Inn. . I OS.
iiiiljjs .Mil il KI, T. NOLAN, lieglslei.
vol K li FOR rl BLICATION.
t li u-ii Sinn l.tittii '1 ho 1m1U'm. Oio
on, Apt ll I i.--.Nnlu-t U h'T4 glvlltliHt
li in Hi Ilci' Willi I hi' (nov Nloilf (il tilt- Hi-t
i! n.'p. smU -:uiu' S, 7Ht t'litllled "All wet
KM tin' Mlll'ti) li.li I .-t.U III Ih4 nIh ro ill
1 'M I iti il tlj:i , Oivv'li, xhu Mlt'l W until "f I tin
n-rritory." exttMnli'tt to all the I'uhilc
i.alHl.i'iiU'M h tu I ol AilKtln I, U-rf.
ill Alii, KS I. I A I III A N Kw,
.l Si-Htt).', t'oiiiiiy (il K in. mate of W..-img
i nijlon, huh htf iIm) iikU in lu.n nirt .
wiiiri HiHiLMiK-nt No. 2s llt (tuu- , tu
Ii.' VSKl4, K.h, MTttoti i. mi.. N 4
SV. wclitiu itii, m lowiixlilp 1 uorth, : .mil; V
I' l l W' . M., uimI will u(i r pi'tit f i sI.oa ititti
, In-lninl nought in hiurc v.tltiiihle for ii tin..
1 it it ii- winiif ilmn mr itifrlriiluirti ut t.
UUtl tu est Hll tell IliNt'lHIMI to hit I it iHtl I (h'lnrf
i)h Ki'K and Kwmi.v rut 1'ho I ti 1 1 a, i im .,
on im 2 Ii my ui .luiii',
Ill IllllliCUh WilllCrlht's NHh( . I llll, ill lt ilt-
iiit.i), OiHifon, Maude A. Kttlrb.ti.ki, ol KiutUe(
Wusli., i . ed FiMiitt tiy, of Hood Klviv, i)ie
t()ii(und JxHitHliuiktmrd, of HHd Hiver. O e
Any und all prrwn claihiliiK adversely
the Hhoe-deKcrlt"1 lands are roed to
fl It their claim tn thla office on or before mild
2Hth day ot Juue,
m:i-J34 MJCHAKL T. NOl.AN, Rvlftr.
NOTU'K TO SKLL RKALTY.
In the Oiunty Court of th (
County of Wmsco, in the I
Stat of Oregon: In the I
matter of the Ssle of J In th name of the
Ki'al KstaLe in the btttate 1 Stata of Oregon.
of George Owen, de- I
ceased, by IlwafiUxioli. I
AilmiJistralor. -1 .
Notice is herehy (riven that In pursuanet of an
ortler of the County Court of the Cunty of Was
co, and state of Oretton, mails and entered on the
HMh day of AuiruKt. A. D 16. by the Hon. A. E.
Ijike, County Judice. in the matter of the Estate
of Georirc Owen, deceased, the undarsUrned, the
administrator, of the said eatate, will aell at pri
vate sale on the premises, to the hiffhest and best
bidder for cash, Kold coin of tha United Statea,
and subject tu confirmation by said County Court,
on Monday, the 11th day of June, A. D. 1WKS, and
failing to sell on said day. then from and after
said day, on days following until sold, at 12
o'clock M. of said day, on the premises herein
after descrilMl. in the Valley of Hood Kiver, said
County and State, all the right, title, interest and
estate of the said George Owen, at the time of his
death, and ail the otght, titl and interest that
the estate has by operation of law or other
wise acquired, other than or in addition to that
of the said George Owen, at tha tinvt of his
death, in and to all that certain lot. Dwca. or uar-
cel of land, aituate lying and being in the said-
county or Wasco and stateor oregon.and bounded
and described aa follows, to wit:-An undivided
one half interest in the south half (S. 1-2) of the
south west quarter (S. W. 1-4) of the northwest
quarter IN. W. 1-4) of section twelve (12) in
Township Two (i) North of Range Ten (10) aast
of the V illametu 14 eridian, containing (twenty)
(20) acres of land, more or lees, the other undi
vided half interest in said land being owned by the
said Edward Cook.
Terms and Conditions of Sale;-Cash. gold eoin of
the United Slates to be paid to amid Admin istraUrr
on day of sale Deed at cxpenaa of purchaser.
The first publication of this notice is Thursday the
the 10th day of May, IWin, and the paper in which
said notice shall be published la tha Glacier, a
weekly paper of general circuLatkm published
weekly in the City of Hood River, aaid County
JOHN LELAND HENDERSON,
Attorney! or said Estate. tnlOj
INVESTIGATED BY THE COMMITTEE
Nothing Improper in Ihe Conduct of
the Senatorial Candidate at
Salem In 187.
The direct testimony of such men
aa Hen Selling, Kdgar jj. Piper, . H.
U'Ken and Judge Ileury K. MoCitin,
who waie frequently iu and around
Jonathan Bourne's headquarters ut
Salem and saw nothing at all Improp
er, caused tne special committee ap
pointed by tbe Municipal Association
to Investigate anonymous charges
circulated against Mr. Isonrne to
make public a report that the charges
were not sustained.
The testimony of these witnesses, as
well as others, such aa Vtiillaoe Mc
Oaniant, V. V. Hanks, A. A. Ittiilcy
aud John Ulll. who wereu-t political
ly allied to Mr. llotirne and are not so
now, was all favoruule to tutu. Hen
Selling, a member of tbe senatu in
lHy7, occupied a room across tbe cor
ridor from Itotirne's headquarters
during the entire light of tho holdup.
lie testified that he saw nothing Im
proper, saw uo women around the
quarters and that bad there lieen any
be would most likely have seen them.
ihe trench chef, who worked in
tbe oulluary department of tho quar
ters, was a witness, lie declined that
tbe only women around the quarters
were his wife, who helped him do the
cooking, and his mother-in law, who
visited tbe place to sell eggs, and lie
was there day and night.
Judge MoOinn testilled very poal
lively that Mr. Bonnie's conduct of
tbe platt was highly pi oner in all re
spects and he, like all the rest of the
witnesses, said that bad there. Iveii
auy evidence of improper conduct on
tbe premises he would certainly littte
known of it.
The committee's renort savs the
oharges weie not sustained and that
seveial witnesses testified quite the
contrary. Complaint is made that
several persons professing to have
knowledge of the common repute of
the place were unwilling to appear be
fore the committee and that it wax
hampered to the extent ot being with
out power to compel the attendance
of witnesses. The report is:
Kxeoutive Committee of tho Munic
ipal Association: Oentluuien We,
your committee appointed to investi
gate certain charges made dining the
primary nominating campaign Unit
Jonathan Bourne, candidate for Uni
ted States Senator, did, during the
sesacions of the Oregon Legislature of
lKHi and VMl, maintain at Salem
headquarters wheie he was attended
by various classes of outlaws and
where it was sought by the use of dis
solute women and drunkenness and
debauohery to influence aud corrupt
legislators, bog to submit the follow
ing report :
i our committee undertook the work
assigned to it with extreme reluc
tance, foreseeing the ditllculty that
would Inevitably attend securing or
evidence bearing upon matters of the
nature involved iu the olmrgos, ami
tbe result of our efforts has proven
that such anticipations wero well
The following witnesses appeared
before tbe committee and gave their
testimouy under oath, namely John
i. Ualy, Jienry K. Mod nn, Will u. i
King, W. 8. U'Ken, John (Jill, A. A.
Bailey, Wallace McCamiiiil, Men Hell I
ing, Kdgar It. Piper, Frank C. Mid
dletou, William W. ISa'iks, II. 8. Hud
son, J. (,'. Bayer and David I Povoy.
All Testimony is Preserved.
The testimony of each of said wit
nesses was taketi by an otllciuj cour'
reporter and a transcript of tho whole
thereof vorilled by said rcpott is here
with transmitted to your body as a
part of this report.
Numerous othei witnesses wero per
sonally requested to appear before the
committee anil give evidence, who ex
pressed their unwillingness to attend
tho hearing or give any statement for
tho reporter. Ptiblio notice of the
bearing waa given with the request
that any person having information
that might bo of assistance to the
committee appear aud give the com
tnittee the lienellt of their knowledge,
hut uo witnesses other than tliime
above-named were obtained.
The evidence adduced shows that at
both the sessions of 1W7 ami that ot
l'.KU headquarters were maintained by
Mr. Bonnie lu what is l uown as the
Uilridge block iu Salem, wheio lavish
hospitality was extended to all visitors.
Tho testimouy adduced does not show
that the charges aforesaid were found
ed iu fact or that letvd women were
ever about Baid headquarters oi that
said place was tho rendezvous of in
toxicated or d sreputahle persons; in
fact, several witnesses testilled that
such a state of a Hairs did not exist.
Various rumors that hearsay reports
of the nature of said charges have
been oouimuuio. ted to the members
of your committee outside ot the sit
tings, and ell ort s, as diligent as pos
sible within tho time at our disposal,
have been made to secure evidence
as to said rumors that could be em
bodied in this report, but such elt'uils
have been fruitless, as witnesses dis
claiming personal knowledge as lo
facts, but professing lo have know
ledge as to common repute have been
unwilling to testify before the com
mittee. Mil Willi Some Hindrances.
The work laid upon your committee
has involved the expenditure of much
time and ellort, with many hindrances,
and wo respectfully submit this report
as embodying all that in your com
inittce is ah e to accomplish in the
absence of any power to require the
attendance to witnesses.
KAKL C. l!i;ON.U'(ill.
II. KUHSKUj A1,BKK.
Is Nut Worth the Mii'icy,
Oregon City, May :10, l'.Mi.
I'klitor (ilacier 1 would like to sub
mit some facts concerning the pro
nosed sale of the Biiihuv toll road to
tho State of Oregon for fJI.OUU. 1 be
lieve it should lie voted down because :
it is not worth the money. The
promoters have an option ou tho road
from the owners for ?H,lRH) and will
make Hi,iK.i, if they can sell it to the
state. No fanners in t'lackaiu.ts
county are obliged to pay a toll to get
their products to market. Very few
farmers live near the road. Tho seven
miles of loll load between the moun
tains and the end of tho public road
was ollernil to Clackamas county as
a free gilt about three years ago and
refuse '. No provision is made in
the law fur an examination of the t itle
of the alleged owners, nor requiring
the title lo be free from incumbrances.
There is very little travel on this
road. I drove over tho road across
tho mountains and back seven years
ago and did not meet an average of
one team a dav.
W. S. U'Ken.
fur sale by Knit. ruin. Ten acre'
I raets iiniiupioved. h i" level land, three !
miles soiilh from I loo I Kiver, at C10
per ai re.
EVIL RESULTS OF THE FAMILY
- - i. - '- '''",' A
WAGON ROAD TO
ONLY TWO MILES ARE UNFINISHED
A Subscription List to lUise $200
Being Circulated to Com
Detiuite steps are being takeu to
finish up the wagon road to Lost
Lake, and with that end iu view 1). 1.
Stone circulated a petition last week
to secure $-00. V. K. Winaus is also
soliciting subscribtion this week.
I Finest Banker Aulersou bas built
about four miles of the road, from
j Mr. Stone's homestead south, and
1 the appropriation running out, be had
to quit, but says that he can give as
sistance still if money is raised to
complete tne roan, ine route oi tne
wagon road runs over a tract that bas
been burned over several times, so
that tho old logs that were lying thick
on the ground, aud an impediment to
travel, even ou horse back, are about
all burned up. The new load makes
an easy grade, aud by cutting a tench
on the side of a mountain an easy
grado can be obtained, and also tbe
d istauco shortened from three to four
miles over the old trail. A little work
by the county between Tucker's aud
.Maple Dell, would make a line auto
mobile route to the lake, aud one of
tho most popular trips for summer
tourists in this part ot the country.
Tho wagon road has been pushed
forward a mile or two each year by
the campers, and this year the money
just raised assures the completion of
tho road to the lake. Many of the
old residents of the valley have never
been to the lake, owing to trouble to
get there. It is the same distance
lrom Hood Kiver that Trout Lake is
from W hite Salmon, and thousands of
toutislH go to the latter place ou ao
oount of its easy access, while for
beauty of scenery, its Hue llshiug,
general siiirouudiugH, Lost Lake is
far superior to Trout Lake.
The new Mt. Hood railroad 'now
runs about half way to the lake, mak
ing the journey a comparatively short
one. From W iuaiis to tbe lake the
grades are nut heavy, aud a few of the
bad places lu the road should be fixed
by the county. It .would also assist
uititeriully iu tho development ot this
part of tho valley. Nearly all tbe laud
up to the reserve bus been taken up
by settlers, aud Iho.road is a necessity
to the settlors as well as to tourist
travel iu summer.
Monmouth Mute Normal.
Wo are pleased to note that the
State Normal sohool at Monmouth will
conduct a summer session of ten
weeks. A corps of twenty instructors
will do the work and there will be
present noted educators and lecturers
Ironi over the state, lingular normal
instruction will be given as well aa
special work looking to the oounty
aud state examinations. From the
grade of work done by this school iu
the past we are sure that all those who
are contemplating a summer course
will do well to avail themselves of this
For gale by Emporium. A fine 160
acre fruit ami stork (arm, one and one
half miles from White Salmon. Twenty-one
acres orchard, 20 acres apples
mostly standard, HO acres Timothy pas
ture, plenty water, farming implements
und stuck go with tho place. fl0,PO0,