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About The Telephone=register. (McMinnville, Or.) 1889-1953 | View Entire Issue (April 5, 1889)
TELEpTHONEES,E1stab!'ish«<l fune,' ^
Consolidated Feb. 1,1889.
M c M innville , O regon , F riday ,
DOES FARMING PAY?
with wages of labor vastly greater
than in any of the countries of
Europe, with the personal require
ments of the farmer and his family
increased by social obligations and
the natural demands of a free and
responsible people, we have been
able to compete in the grain mark
ets of the world with those who, in
some instances, arc furnished with
land free of rent and taxation, and
whose necessaries of life are so
small and whose duties are so few
that the former seem intole.able
and the latter seem insignificant
and trivial. The skill of the Amer
ican farmer, supplied as he is with
the most ingenious and graceful
and effective machinery, has be
come an object of admiration and
imitatisn. The well-organized home
of the American farmer is consid
ered so important and honorable
that other nations inquire how it
has been attained. The crops of
the American farmer arc looked
upon as so sure that all anxiety
with regard to the supply of food
for people less favored has passed
VOL. I. NO. 9.
New Road Laws.
The road laws of Oregon were
George B. Loring in tne North
and Vegetale Seeds,
amended in a number of important
PUBLISHED EVERY FR1D <Y
American Review for March writes
Europe enters upon the second particulars by our late legislature. BEE A POULTRY’ SUPPLIES,
as follows under the head ‘‘Does
decade of existence under the Ber The changes in section 4061 make GARDEN TOOLS, FERTILIZERS.
Farming Pay ?”:
lin treaty with less apprehension of it the duty of the county court to Second St Send
M’ m INNVII.I.F.
While human ingenuity is ex
immediate trouble than she has control the working and laying out
hausting itself laying down the
felt in any preceding year. The of county roads, to supervise the
laws of commerce and establishing
chances of inernational provocation construction of bridges, to remove
Z-IxrillrLg- óc Heath..
the methods of manufactures, the
are indeed for the moment reduced supervisors for incompetency or
business of tilling the soil is al
to a minimum. ¡This is, for the time disobedience of orders, and in coun
Is in danger while your blood Is Impure.
lowed to pursue its quiet and unob
being, internal peace throughout ties having a population of 10,000
Gross food, careless personal habits, and
■?*.« ’.opv. puf year in advance............... t-
trusive way, guided by such light
the Balkan states, and the great to appoint a roadmastcr and fix
various exposures render miners, loggers,
month*« iti advace......... • ■ 1 w
hunters, and most frontiersmen peculiarly
as can be drawn from practical ex
powers inside the triple alliance his salary. The amendment in
It can not be said that
Entore I at the jxwtoffice at McMinn ville The best remedy Is Ayer’s Sarsaparilla. A perience.
find themselves so evenly balanced 4085 changes the time before which
Oregon, as second-class matter.
the thoughtful students of social
powerful alterative, this medicine cleanses
against those on the outside that no he road supervisor is required to
the blood through the natural channels, and
and civil affairs have a feeling of
one sees reason to fear any precipi make a list of the persons liable to
speedily effects a cure.
contempt for the business of farm
S, A. YOUNG, M. D.
tate tipping on the scales.
be called to work on roads from
Ayer’s Sarsaparilla, ing, but it can be said that they are
These ten years of peace under April 15th to February 1st.
Prepared by Dr. J. C. Ayer & Co., Lowell, M am .
not inclined to consider it with the
Physician & Surgeon,
Price |1; six bottles, |u. Worth |6 a boule.
the arrangement of Lord Beacons The following subdivisions have
respect they feel for more attractive
field and Prince Bismarck have been added to section 4085, which
O bkgos .
and demonstrative and imposing
not, however, been distinguished prescribes the duties of the road su
Office ami residence on D street. All
occupations. The attractions of es
by blessings with such a long and pervisors in making his assessment
calls promptly answered day or night.
tates all recognize; the fancy farms
pacific term as might be expected and estimate of property.
of prosperous merchants and manu
to bring. Every nation in Europe
Third—He shall call out and
DR. J. C. MIC1IAUX
facturers, and the results of their
has paid most dearly for the privi have performed two-thirds of the
management, are too often charged
lege of quiet. Since 1872, when total work in his district, as may
Practicing Physician and Surgeon,
to the busiuess of farming, which is
the last elaborate computation of be assessed in the manner pro
in largo measure and
the armies in Europe was made, vided in this section, upon the pub
O. O. HODSOIST conducted
small as an industry on which a
the taxpayers of the continent have lic roads in his district, before the
___________________ Has just received another carload of the JUST; community depends for its subsis
expended $7,500,000,000 on prepar first day of April following, unless
Storage of Life.
tence. The profits of this industry
ations for war that has never come, the county court, upon good cause
DK. G. II. SMITH,
arry iron roofing ,
are to be estimated by the wasteful
Within each ton of coal was nearly twice that we have paid at shown, shall extend the time for
extravagance of business entered stored, iong before the creation of at home on our four years of civil performing said labor.
This powder never varies A marvel of pur
arry I ron hoofing ,
ity. strength and wholesomeness. More ecu
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON,
upon for the gratification of taste, man, a definite amount of heat, war.
Fourth—Providing that in coun nomical than the ordinary kinds, and cannot be
Direct from the Factor;.. This is acknowled
or by the failures of the idle and which, by the chemical process of A big struggle ten years ago, ties containing 10,000 -inhabitants sold in competition with multitude of low test,
ged to be
L afayette , O regon .
weight alum or phosphate powder a . Sold
incompetent. It is not every ship combustion, may be made availa with results of such a sweeping or over, the county court of such abort
only in cans; R oyal B aking P owder C o , 10<j
Surgery a Specialty.
T' 49 THE BEST ROOF NOW IN USE, that makes a prosperous voyage; it ble for man’s use. A barrel of wheat character that a partial disarma county in the state at the time of Wall St, N.Y.
As a reference, ask any of those who are using is not every mill that earns great contains a fixed amount of food. ment could have followed would levying taxes for county purposes,
THE GARRY IRON ROOFING,
dividends; nor is it every farm that
M c M innville national bank . As I hare
put on over 400 Squares in Yamhill remunerates the owner and cultiva Electricity can now be stored, and have been definitely cheaper and may levy a tax upon all the taxa
bought and sold in measured quan better for Europe for this long ble property in the county, not to
and Polk Counties. I am prepared to
m ’MINNVILLE, OREGON.
tor. These three great industries tity. Each person has a definite nightmare of dread and ruinous exceed two mills upon the dollar,
do Job work of all Kinds, from a
Tin Cap to the most
occupy mankind, however, and the amount of stored life, normally preparation. Since 1872 Germany and in addition thereto a poll tax
Transacts a (¡eneral Banking Business.
question of profits belong to all equal to about one hundred years; and France have both more than of $2 may bo assessed upon every
President.............................J. W. COWLS Elaborate Galvanized Iron Cornice.
alike, and the success of all de but, in most cases, our ancestors doubled tho actual war strength of person who shall be liable to pay a REPEATING
Vice President............. LEE LAUGHLIN
I Carry a Full Line of
on the wisdom and skill with have squandered much that should their armies, and the total war state poll tax, which taxes shall be
BALENKO HUNTIN G,
Cashier.......................... CLARK BRALY
which they are managed, and on a have come to us, and we ourselves strength of the seven continental collected with and nt the same time
Bella exchange on Portland, San Francisco
judicious observance of the indus waste not a little that we have act powers, counting the Balkan states and in the same manner as county GALLERY^ TARGET RIFLES
an«i New York.
trial laws of each locality. It is ually inherited. This wasting of as one, has risen from 6,142,000 to taxes shall be collected, and shall
Interest allowed on time deposits.
The bent and simplest
only necessary to look back from our store of life is as serious a thing 10,480,000. If we add to this host be paid into the county treasury,
Office hours from 9 a m to 4 p m.
the present decade to the last to as it is common. It may be done of trained fighters on a war footing and shall be kept as a separate fund
Machinery. obtain the most gratifying evidence thoughtlessly
or ignorantly, but the classes of partially-trained men to be known as the road fund, and
tA-Mv Rule is to do tho Bost Work. Sell the of the progress of this country in the waste is just as irretrievable, in the second and final reserves we shall be used for the purpose of lay
Sample rooms in connection.
Best Goods at the Least Prices.
the work of tilling the soil. Start Tens of thousands of children die get an imposing strength of 28,- ing out, opening making and repair
ing in 1870, at which time the annually, and as many more sur 000,000 soldiers, all liable to be ing county roads, and building and
C-A-Zulu A1TD SEE
All sizes from 22 calibre
Is now fitted up in first class order.
country had reached an enormous vive, with a sadly wasted vitality, drawn into the next European repairing bridges. Whenever the
to 45 calibre.
O. O. HODSON. production in proportion to the pop simply because their mothers do war, and now more or less with county court of any county shall
Accommodations as good ns can be
All price« from
ulation, and making comparisons not exercise enough care in the drawn from peaceful vocations, levy a tax as aforesaid, no other BALLARD
belli .till llic city.
$11 ¿5.00 up.
with the returns of 1880, we may matter of food, clothing, pure air at a total annual cost of $600,000. tax nor taxes for the purposes in has won more M
S. I’.. MESSINGER, Manager.
Stand without a
learn what can be accomplished in and sunshine. Our schools waste
This vast war taxation wrung this section maintained shall lie
rival for accu
a single decade by a people con this store by drawing too largely on from people who do not hate each levied or collected. Such county Shooting
racy and killing
all other makes
k poweron largo
Titles put to
ZD r a, 57- m. e n._ stantly increasing in numbers and the brain and nerves of their pupils other, who do not want to fight, court shall annually make an ap of
NW or small gaiuo
Good-* of al! descriptions moved and careful occupying new lands. In 1870 the
through the competitive systems, who ask only for opportunities for portionment of the taxes so col
We guarantee 1
wheat crop was 287,745,686 bushels the worry of public examinations; peaceful, industrial and mutual lected among the several road dis
Collections will be made monthly.
—in 1880 it was 459,667,032 bush through exacting the same tasks of traffic, is a terrible burden. The tricts in the county and direct the
Opposite Cook’s Hotel, Third Street, ES^lIauliug of all kinds done cheap.^£6
els ; in 1870 the amount of cotton
amounts so apportioned to be paid
lui-very. Feed and Sale raised was 4,352,317 bales— in the bright and of the dull, and blood money must be borne, how
through lack of adequate and per ever, for no better reason than that to the supervisor of roads therein.
1880 it was more than 6,000,000 sistent attention to the sanitary it is still in the power of a few fam In making the appointment the
McMinnville Baths and
bales; in 1870 the amount of Indian
IN THAT LINE.
AMITY, - - -
OREGON^ corn raised was 760,940,594 bushels condition of the school-rooms. ilies—the Hohenzollerns, Ilaps- court shall have a due regard to
Persons wishing accommodations in this line —in 1880 the amount was 1,744,- Some parents allow’ their children burgs, Romanoffs, Bourbons and the amount of taxes collected in
dealer to show
to waste their supply of nervous Coburgs—to embroil the whole con the several road districts, to the Ask your our
aer requested to call. Everything first-class,
C. H. FLEMING,|Prop.,
F. R. ROTMSON. Prop. - • W. H. JELLISON, Man. 449,435 bushels; in 1870 the crop of force by the incessant reading of tinent with their dynastic intrigues condition of the roads and necessity
March 15, 1 m
oats reached 282,107,157 bushels— sensational books, or by frequent and ambitions. It is only when for repairs and to the amount of Illustrated
All kinds of fancy hair cutting and hair
FREE on application.
dressing done in the latest style.
in 1880 it reached 407,859,033 attendance at exciting evening par the modern figures of armies and travel thereon.
All kinds of hair dyeing a specialty,
bushels; in 1870 the tobacco crop ties, and some by not insisting on war taxation are studied, figures at
ial attention given to Ladies and
TRIALS 0F*AN EDITOR.
KARLIN FIRE ARMS CO.
amounted to 262,736,141 pounds— regular and sufficient sleep. Women which Frederick the Great or Na-
P. O. Box 90 E,
Shaving. 15 cents
1 have just put in the finest baths ever in Has the most complete stock of harness in 1880 it amounted to 472,107,573 waste it by overwork and worry in polean would have been paralyzed
The following are some of the
kt},e city, where you can find hot or cold
pounds. The increase of agricul their homes, and it is a very rapid with amazement, that we can re few original humorous items which
in the county. At present 12 set of sin
Mtiis always ready.
tural products was nearly 100 per waste. Gay young ladies and fast alize what kingship means.— New have appeared in the Reporter. The
gle harness, hand made, in prices
I also have the largest and finest stock of
cent in these ten years, and ir. the young men waste it at a fearful York Times London Special.
imported and domestic cigars in the city
ranging from $12 to *30, and 8
only difference is that we give them Lyman's Patent Combination Gun-Sight.
set of team harness as cheap
last year of this decade the in rate in their rounds of pleasure.
their proper credit:
Siam is rich in minerals. Gold,
AS ANY PLACE IN THE COUNTY crease was in even greater ratio Only next is the waste of high liv
We have just received a crop re
than this. That the prosperity of ing, conjoined with excossive de iron, tin and copper are found in port for the month of August, 1888,
Can be seen on the hooks in my shop.
I have competant workmen employed agriculture has kept pace with the votion to business. Of all the pro many parts of the country ; but the says the Smithville (Ga.) News.
to do all kinds of repairing and to make increasing prosperity of every other
40 Per Cat.
fessions, the medical wastes the want of roads, and consequent dif This alliance business gives a man
any harness ordered I also keep a full
Bed action In
stock of oil and rubber robes, lap robes, industry in our land is manifest. life-store most rapidly by irregular ficulty of getting these metals to great prominence.
horse covers, saddles, etc. A full line of The activity of the grain-growing
A man said the other day that
and broken sleep, night exposure, market, prevent their being worked,
SEND FOR VXpace Catalogua
ras for repairs constantly on hand.
North side Third St.
sections has been and is great; and and the constant drain on the sym except for the limited wants of thé this paper was too small for a dol
of Sights, Rifles, etc.
the demand for the product of the pathies and the nervous system. It natives. As regards gold, this metal lar. We agree with him. A dollar
Hair cutting in the latest styles. Cutting of
ladi es’ and children’s hair neatly done.
pasture and the stall has been seems a pity that those whose great is found in many places, but the is about the biggest thing we know
fri id Airfield, Of.
For a good shave or shampoo give us a call.
most encouraging to those who sup work is to save and prolong the life mines at Bang Tapan on the west of.
IDEAL RtlOADIHB TOOLE*
ply the market at home and of others should have to do it at the coast are said to contain the purest
We edit the paper this week lying
“ COLUMBIA 1Í1VKR 11OCTÏ.”
abroad. The encouragement, more expense of their own.— Youth's Com gold in the country. They have in bed ; but a careful perusal of it
All lhe Latest Novels
RIFLE8, Pistols s
over, of local and special crops has panion.
been worked by the natives by sim will disclose the fact that a man
and 8hot Guns.
been so great that the farmer feels
ply turning over the ground, the can lie in bed as well as ho can out
Can be F und at lie
Jlt.TlM tub W obld . Send
for llln.lraAed Deacrlptlve
confident of securing a suitable re
Governor Sylvester Pennoyer.
and from principal points In the ward for the labor which he applies
When nuggets over a
Some of the brethren are com
IDEAL MF’G CO.,
States. Canada and Europe.
NEWS STORE. TICKETS to United
to the careful and systematic tillage
New Haven, Com».
certain size were found, the miners plaining about others copying their Sox 1064 G i
of the soil to supply local markets
were obliged to hand them over to articles without credit.
Elegant Pullman Palace Cars.
with what they require, and for the
THE YAQUINA ROUTE.
Full Stock of Musical Instru
played more moral courage aud the government, but they were paid something we became resigned to
ments and Stationery Always
Emigrant Sleeping Cars Kun Tlir High chard and the dairy. The condi manly fortitude in his late official
fixed by the authorities. A syndi many, but the editors few.
tion of the American farmer is acts than one in a thousand. With cate of foreigners has been formed,
on Express Trains to
We saw a brand-new silver dollar
looked upon as so satisfactory that nearly two-thirds of the legislature with a'concession from the king, for last week. It was a pretty-looking
the lesson taught by him is engag
Third Street, McMinnville, Or.
state against him, his own per working these mines, and has now affair; had an eagle with outstretch
ing the minds of some of the most the
sonal interests as a citizen of Port a number of workmen employed, ed wings on it under an arch of
AND ST. PAUL. thoughtful statesmen and publicists land against him, like a hero he the prospects for rich developments stars. It was made in the United OREGON DEVELOPMENT COM
of the Old World. The attention
being good.— Science.
PANY’S STEAMSHIP LINE.
of the English farmer, discouraged stood for the right. His decision
FREE OF GHAKGE amp WITHOUT CHANG
Yes, brother; we know that you
The following will be of great
by the agricultural depression
Miles Shorter—20 hours leoii
Have been purchasee by
the water bonds of Portland has and vital interest to a great many can edit the paper better than we 225
time than by any other route.
Close connections at Portland for San Fran* around him, has been called to the
cisco and Puget Sound points.
contrast between the market gar saved the honest sons of toil people of Oregon as well as of Cali splitting that we feel like advising SS'First class through passenger and freight
E. R. Harrison, Chas. Chaney and
dens of America and the sheep throughout the state tens of thou fornia: “By a decision of the su you to stick to it a while longer. line from Portland and all pointa in the Wil
A 1 Iron 8teamships leave Portland and San pastures which surround many of sands of dollars. If that bill had preme court of California rendered
lamette valley to and from San Fianciaco.
Francisoo every four (4) days, mak
the cities of his own country. It become a law and the precedent yesterday, the principle of law is
ing the trip in 60 hours.
Time Schedule (except Sunday«),
Of Amity, and is now ready to receive
has been discovered that the Amer once established of exempting city laid down that husbands and wives, day, and relieved us of a pair of laeave Albany. .1:30 pmlLeave Yaquina 6:45 am
1:40 pmlLeaveCorvallisl(h85 im
Cabin................... $16 00 | Steerage......... f 8 00
ican system of landholding is the
suspenders, an old slipper, threo
Yaquina5:30 pm] Arrive Albany 11 ;10 am
Round Trip-unlimited............................... 30 00
foundation of great popular content would have locked up all the sur may say of each other, or of any exchanges and a blotting pad with Arrive
The business will be conducted with the in
O. &. C trains connectât Albany and Cor
tention of pleasing everyone, and we ask a con
and general prosperity, and accom plus money of the state in non-tax- body else, anything they may the ten commandments on it. The vallis.
The above trains connect at Y aquina with
tinuance of the Public Patronage.
panied, as it is, by great social and able bonds, and then the poor la choose. The judges aver that the way of the transgressor is hard.
the Oregon Developement Co’s. Line of Steam
boring man would have had to pay relationship of husband and wife is
ships between Yaquina and Sau Francisco.
For further particulars inquire of any agent
all the tax. Governor Pennoyer of such a character that in the se A physician has just informed us
of the Company or A L Max wo I, GPA T A, it is, by the free institutions of our
that we are threatened with “incip
¡From Yaqrina I From Han Fran,
land; attended, as it is, by the should certainly receive the thanks clusion of their own home whatever ient consumption.” This shows
of every producer in the state, and each may say to the other, shall be
WillametteVal’y December 12th; December 6th
J. S. HIBBS, Pro.
what a man can rise to by industry, WillametteVal’y
A. L, MAXWELL,
and by the constant call to public the people should not fight a bene regarded as having been said each perseverance and a strict attention Willamette Val’y_____________ | “
6. P. A T. A.
McMinnville, W. H. HOLCOMB.
to himself or herself.”
The company reserves the right to change
service which occupies so many, it
to business. Now is the time to sailing
dates without notice.
----- Keeps constantly on hand-----
constitutes the foundation on which fully for their interests. Extrava
B.—Passengers from Portland and all Wil-
Points can make close connec
rest, great mental activity, great
All candidates for the legislature a mette with Valley
the trains of the Y aquina Rom at
dignity of character, great enter every act of the last legislature, a curious discovery. He says that are requested to send their names tion
Albany or Corvallis, and if destined to Kan
Highest price paid for fat cattle, sheep hogs
if you go out to feed a flock of
prise and ambition. To the prac
to this office at once. “Not neces Francisco, should arrange to arrive at Yaquina
Oregonian Railway, L’d, Line.
tical work of the agricultural com some day at the bar of public opin chickens and will cause them to sarily for publication” (when ac the evening before date of sailing.
here, widespread disaster, ion, when this matter is presented wait, they will invariably, as they companied by the cash,) but that Will
run between Portland and Corvallis as
Portland & Willamette Valley R’y munity
moreover, is unknown. The local in its true light.— Lebanon Express. crowd around you, begin’ a circuit we may take the census and see if follows« Noith bound leaves Corvallis, Mon
Until further notice trains will damage of a drought or flood is
around you from right to left, in
day, Wednesday and Friday, « a m.; leaves
there Ire enough men left in the
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. 6 a.
and depart from Lafayette not indeed, unusual, but the extent
The youngest couple ever made front, and continue this revolution county to make a quorum and cast Salem,
m. South bound leaves portland, Monday.
Honse. Sign, and Ornameiitaljainter arrive
as follows, to and from Portland. of the American territory is such, man and wife in West Virginia as long as you stand there. No a xote.
Wednesday and Friday, 6 a.m.; leaves Salem,
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, C a. m.
M c M innville , O regon .
the diversity of our soil and climate were married at Keyser, Mineral amount of interruption or maneuv
Passenger snd freight rates always tho low
ering can confuse or compel them
For infoimation, apply to Messrs. HUL-
Portland.... 7 15 am Airlie........... I 00 p m is so great, that the disasters seem county, last Friday.
It is said that more money has est.
MANACO., Freight and Ticket Agents, 200
Dundee....... 9 00 a m Sheridan....... 3 07 p ni to be circumscribed and accidental, are Chloe Poland, aged 13 years, to take the contrary direction at
Front street, Portland, Oregon; or te
Lafayette... 9 26am Lafayette..
4 15 p m
Paper Hanging and
C. C. HOGUE,
.. .10 30 a m Dundee.... 4 40 p m while the prosperity is widespread and Joe Snow, aged 14. They have any time.
government in the investigation of
Acting Gen'l. Frt. A Pass. Agt., Oregon Pacific
Airlie (ar). .12 30 p m Portland (ar) 6 30 p m and almost constant. With landed been lovers for four years, and after
For fui ther information apply to the Com
Prompt Attention to Orders from pany
C. H. HASWELL, Jr.,
of those which effect the human 6
’s Agent at Lafayette, or address General possessions, which are obliged to several entreaties, received parental Children Cry for
Gen’l. Frt. A P ass , Agt., Oregon Development
I office, corner Second A Pine Sts., PortlandOgn bear the burdens of heavy taxation, consent to marry.
Pitcher’s Castoriai species.
Co., Montgomery street, San Francisco, Cat
ATTENTION ! !
Immense Cost of European Armament in
the Last Decade.
The St. Charles Hotel.
FETZER & HIGH,
w v. PRICE.
W. H. Logan,
drip Hm; I bipiia Go.
THE CITY STABLES,
All Meats of Best Quality.
J. B. ROHR,
Narrow Ganje System.