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About The Telephone=register. (McMinnville, Or.) 1889-1953 | View Entire Issue (May 12, 1892)
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M c M innville , O regon , T hursday ,
REGISTER Established August. 1881.
TELEPHONE Established June. 1886.
U nion H ardware C o .
The Famous “ADA” Road Cart
Take The Telephone-Register.
HIST II THE STATE.
THE SILVER QUESTION.
IS ITS ORIGIN AND
A History of the Manner and the Reason
Why its Now a Political Leader. Will it
be an Issue?
What is the free silver question
which equally interests democrats and
What was its origin, and what has
led to its present consequence? .
It will be the purpose of this article
to answer, as far as may be possible,
MOST BEAUTIFUL. PRACTICAL
the questions propounded above, tak
AND EASY RIDING
ing no sides, but simply making a fair
and equitable statement of the case as
Two-wheeled Vehicle ever invented.
Descriptive Circular giving Price«,
it is understood by its opponents and
Testimonials. Etc.. Free.
its advocates. It is one of the most im
portant questions before the country,
should be treated with perfect im
VILL2\. FHJSTON Cuftt-TST-
partiality, and even justice
A Strictly High Grade Cart, finished as well as a buggy. The ADA CARTS
The best cart for the Money. Handsome, Strong and Easy The silver question had its rise in
are the finest ever brought to the State. Don't fail to see them before buying.
Riding. Two grades kept in stock.
two great causes—the necessity for
mare currency, for one thing, and the
\X7"e Have -¿Liso
desire to divide the republican party on
some issue that did not involve old-
time democratic issues, and had noth
ing to do with the war or the tariff'.
Consequently, it may not improperly
be denominated a shrewd political
A STANDING ADVERTISEMENT.
question having its foundation in the
In fact we have the completest line of Carts, Road Wagons. Hacks, Buggies, etc., in the State outside of Portland, and want you to call desire of the west and south for an in
their opinions or lax-n intim
that congress deemed it wise to changed
crease of our monetary facilities, and degree
and examine them and get our prices.
more currency for actual use among the go
1 a little further. Though the act of I idated by any cause front voting their Next Time he Sells a Body lie’s Doing
1878, introduced and pressed to pas- 1 real sentiments. But the conviction
to Get Market Prices.
in the house by Mr. Bland, of 1 that the democratic party might lose
The question of resuming specie pay- sage
was a democratic measure, I
We were sitting on the tavern veran
ment was settled by the act of 1871. It Missouri,
That we pay no Jobber’s Profits, but are. in fact, jobbers ourselves, and buy our goods at jobber’s prices.
republicans were nyiwilling that i injure its standing in New Y’ork in da after supper for a smoke, w hen on
was made certain when the senate the
opponents should have all the 1 duced the men front the south and tlie old darky with a crooked leg came
passed Mr. Allison's bill and the house their
political advantages that ac west to relinquish their personal prefer along and took oil his hat and said:
that of Mr. Bland, both looking to the 1
“Geni'len, I should like to ask yo'a
same end. When that bill or rather crued from the silver law of 1878, for in ' ences for the good of the democratic
party in tlie coming elections. It was few questions, please.”
J D. BAKER,
Being told to go ahead, lie came up
paper dollar was perhaps one-third of a “the 54,000,000 ounce” law, or the act the opinion of some of the wisest heads
iu the democratic counsels, men like step, Ixiwed and scraped, anti observed:
SURGEON AND HOMEOPATHIC
CARLIN & COULTER, Proprietors
about come of its own accord, as no to purchase in the open market that Gorntan, Jones of Arkansas, and Car- "1 lost my old woman doorin the
Goods of all descriptions moved and care
body doubted the United States gov quantity of silver bullion each year, lise, that the chances of tlie party for wait, and she was buried on de gravel
ful handling guaranteed. Collections will
’s ability to pay its obligations and upon it to issue notes representing success were almost certain, and any ridge ol»er yore 'bout two miles. 1 dun
Office Upstairs in the Garrison Building. be made monthly Hauling of a.l kinds
the equivalent value of the bullion thing tliat weakened them or placed went and dug up de l*ody last week to
in coin of either metal, if was desired.
RAMSEY & FENTON,
The west especially was, to borrow a coined and deposited in tlie vaults of them in jeopardy to any degree must put it in a new place, and it was all
be avoided, no mater how strong per paralyzed to stun.”.
new but very expressive term, “boom the treasury.
Thus far, the silver movement had sonal opinion might l>e in favor of such
“You mean jietrifled.”
“Dot’s it, sali. Took fo’ men to git
structed—not to centers of population, met with favor generally from business a thing. It was a wise conclusion
McMinnville, , -
but right through the wilderness, where men all over the country. In the south that determined upon thia course. It it out of de grave. Just turned into
The Ohio Improved Chester boar, Duke
Have the Largest Stock of
shows the homogeneity af tlie democ rock an looked as natural as life.
Indian war trail was almost fresh especially, the coinage idea was popu
Office, Rooms 1 and 2 Union Block.
Turner, will be permitted a limited number
racy all over tne country, and tlie wil Seemed like 1 was talking to Die old
on the sand. Great masses of immi
of sows this season. Can be seen at own
lingness of its leaders to sacrifice per lady again.”
(“UALBREATH A GOUCHER,
er’s farm 6 miles southwest of McMinnville.
grants followed these new iron path silver dollar meant, for his earliest no
views or inclinations to the gen
ways from civilization to the wilder
day, when, as a boy, his old master had eral welfare and prospects of party suc “Site was lying <lar on Hie grass an
cess. This is the true democratic spirit a feller druv up in a wagon an offered
In the valley outside of Portland.
people followed their trend. We al tossed him a “quarter” for some little
and witli such a feeling imbuing tlie me $5 fur de body. Do yo' reckon it
M c M innville ,
O regon .
tered the usages of the older countries,
the colored laborer liked to feel his hearts of its leaders there will be non. was right to sell if.”
(Office over Braly's Bank.)
Another Carload on the way from :
of the irreconcilable difficulties that
“Well, that’s according to your awn
tion to build a road before it came. The money's weight. Its ponderosity seem
ed to insure its value and gave it a dig threaten our opponents. Just now, the feelings.”
J C. MICHAUX,
They - can and will sell tor CASH, or a reasonable length of time,
"Jest so. She was dont* dead.”
Sold at Strictly Eastern Prices:
built his road and the population fol nity that a bit of green paper could brainiest and most daring young men
cheaper than the public have ever been able to buy.
in the republican party are looking
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON.
And Every Instrument
about for some one to nominate in the “An all turned to stunn.”
All this took enormous sums of mon It has been said that the silver coin
place of Mr. Harrison, whom nobody
ey. It had to be cash for steel rails age act of 1890 was generally received
with favor among business men. But seems to want. With this feeling per “An so 1 reckoned it would'nt hurt
This does not mean six months or one year, and then 10 per cent,
vading the ranks of the opposition, and nufiin. I got de money an de man
livery. The armies of laborers received when it was proposed to throw open
Music makes home pleasant and to our attorney for collection.
with tlie silver question for the present driv oft'. An’ now Uncle Jason tells
J. P. TURNEY,
their wages either every Saturday
remitted, democratic success seems me dat I got cheated. He says a par
Cheerful, and when you can buy
night, or fortnightly. Everything in unlimited and unrestricted coinage of
more than reasonably sure.
alyzed Ixidy am wutli
y o n should
these great enterprises was conducted
SURGEON AND PHYSICIAN.
compased with gold—some of the ablest
not deny the 0* J* * wife or child-
It is a mistaken idea that goods can be sold as cheap on time as
YVe’re not waiting for tlie bats and
Specialty of surgery and diseases of women
the first call for more ready money. business men in the country, regardless moles, but for men and women who “You ought to have got at least |25."
ren the refining influence of music. for Cash.
“Hu! Ik'n I was cheated?”
U nion B lock - M c M innville . O r .
The democratic party was the first of
too far. They said if Europe would have eyes and use tlie, who have brains “It looks that way.”
A full assortment of
and reason. There’s a new werld for
VIOLINS, BANJOS, GUITARS
to see the wisdom of endeavoring to take our silver as it did our gold, there them—suffering and sickly as they are •‘Jest beat right outer $26! Hu! Wall,
dey «loan play dat trick on me agin.
The proposition is this: That CASH IS THE BASIS, and that meet this call in a practical, sensible
many silver dollars as the metal ottered —a new world created from the brain I'se got de market price now, an I
Carries the Best Line of Choice Meats in
knows what Agger to ask."
more money. The first movement in would turn out. But Europe, as yet, the “Golden Medical Discovery.”
the Citv. Game ami Fish in Season. Poul
per cent, for that luxury.
2EŒAL I s ÆETSIT
try, hides, etc , bought for the highest mar
this direction was made by Gov. Sey will not do this. The opponents of un Years ago Dr. Pierce found out tliat “But the body is already gone.”
ket price and casli paid for same
“Yes, dat body; but 1 dun buried
mour, of New York. He made a speech limited coinage said we did not want tlie secret of nil scrofula, bronchial,
BURNS & DANIELS
attention is called to the fact that we al
ways serve the best meats to he found.
as early as 1868, in which he expressed a circulating medium that nobody out throat and lung trouble lay—in the be two udder wives and three chilien on
Your patronage is solicited.
himself in favor of paying the interest side our own country would accept. ginning at least—in impure blood and that rfante grovel ridge, an when I get
BOND 4 CO.
on the United States bonded debt, and It is to reach some agreement with the weak tone of tlie system; tliat tlie 'em dug out dey is gwine to fetch mar
J. W. COWLS, LEE LAUGHLIN E. CAPFERSON
the principal too, in greenbacks, the other nations, that an attempt is being way to remove these effects was to cure ket quotashunsor I'll tumble '«nt right
same money that had been current all made to have an international mone tho cause, tliat human nature lieing liaek in agin.”
through the war then so lately ended. tary conference called with a view of the same, tlie same results might be
ChlnrNe Rexpect to tirant.
The idea at once became popular. The reaching an understanding in regard looked for in nearly all cases. So con
republican party tried to steal, but it
fident was he that the exceptions were The Chinese minister at Washing
was so clearly a democratic measure When the present or Fifty-second uncommon, that he took the risk of ton was present at the ceremonies of
Paid up Capital, $50,000.
that on it Seymour carried the state of congress was organized, Mr. Bland, tlie giving tlie medicine to those it didn’t laying tlie cornerstone of the monu
New York by a handsome demecratic author of the act of 1878, was appointed benefit for nothing and tlie results have ment to General Grant. IA Hung
Transacts a General Banking Business,
chairman of the committee on coinage,
Chang, tlie viceroy of China, contrib
proved that he was right.
Deposits Received Subject to Check
The real and original purpose of the to which would be referred the bills
uted Sosoo to the monument fund. The
Interest allowed on time deposits.
Fills? 2STOI I
relative to the coinage of the two met
above referrei’ to, Trui Kwo
Sell sight exchange and telegraphic trans If you take pills it is because you have Points to Remember for 1892, in the purchase of Gro
had raised an issue, wholly uncon als. There were a great many of them guaranteed liver, blood anil lung rem Y'in, journeys every Decoration day to
fers on Sew York, San Francisco anil Port
never tried the
nected either with ante bellum politics introduced and so referred. From tlie edy. Y’our money back if it doesn’t New Y’ork anil places a bouquet upon
Collections made on all accessible points. S. B. Headache and Liver Cure
the war, that did split up the repub- mass of these bills Mr. Bland corajiosed help you.
the grave of Grant. These facts should
It works so nicely, cleansing the Liver Fully one-half of the People do not stop to consider
Office hours from 9 a. ni. to 4 p m.
to a very great extent. The a bill incorporating into it such features
modify some notions we entertain of
anil Kidneys; acts as a mild physic without
of tlie bill referred to his committee as The death of Don Pedro, late empe the “heathen Chinee.”
causing pain or sickness, anil does not stop
firm that pays strict attention to the selling of First Class Goods
you from eatiDg and working.
think of it now—3erved its purpose ex he thought were advantageous, which ror of Brazil, left a vacancy in the list
at a Small Profit.
To Try It Is to Become a Friend to it.
Louia Kossuth, who Is living at Tu
cellently well. It raised a question in he reported to the house in the latter of (eight) foreign associates of the
For Sale by R ogers B ros .
SB years old. Several of his fel
People usually go to the nearest place regardless of ■ which the war did not figure. The de free coinage of silver and gold at tlie Academic des Sciences, France, and it low is countrymen
Heuse, Sign, and Ornamental i’ainter
visited him recently.
cost. We sell our goods cheap and deliver them at your door.
in gissi health, and
The Only Sign Writer in the County.
You will be able find every thing in the grocery line in our store. It was held to be a democratic issue, either gold or silver shall be able to pre Lord Kelvin, who, as Sir William taking a keen interest in everything
and that partly made its first gains in
Homes fitted up in the Neatest and Most
Thomson, is known as the ‘"first phys
going on in Hungary. Kossuth com
in it—The Grocery Business; and we will al the east mainly on this issue. For th« sent it at any United States mint and icist” in the world.
Prompted by gratitude We are
plained of weakened eyesight, but his
Designs furnished for Decorations
ways give you the best goods in the city for the money. We give first time in years, the legislature of receive “coin notes”—such as was pro
to Dr. DeFreye, the Euro
voice was as sonorous and powerful as
Remember Paper Hanging and Inside Fur
pean specialist, who has
in the distant years when his eloquence
nishing a Specialty.
W. Wallace and John Scott, both dem
MILLSAP ¿c SOST. ocrats,
Work taken by Contract or by the Day. Ex succeeded in curing me of
were elected to the United private. Finally, as a concession to the soil.
perienced men employed.
scientific bi-metallists of Frauce,which,
chronic kidney, liver and
, up to this time has used about as much r
Third Street, McMinnville. Oregon.
gastric sickness, for the
the mighty ranges of the backbone of ■ silver in coinage as the United States,
treatment of which I had
the North American continent, the when that nation shall open its mints
DERBY & BOYER, consulted a number of
Rocky mountains. In Colorado, Utah, to free coinage at the rate of 15J to 1,
Proprietors of The McMinnville
other physicians, through
Nevada, New Mexico, Wyoming, in the United States will adopt that ratio,
fait about all the newly opened terri . too. This is the Bland bill, over which
which I was brough to the
tories vast deposits of silver were dis there has been so much discussion anil
covered. It had long been known that difference of opinion in both parties.
never could be cured, I
Light, flaky and digestible pie crust and all kinds of
those territories were full of all sorts of It is not the purpose of this article to !
Situated at the Southwest corner of the consider it my duty to rec
mineral wealth, but with no means of
Fair GrOnnds. All sizes of
fine pastry can be made with Dr. Price's Cream Baking Pow
ommend him to my fellow I have enlarged my store and have combined a full and complete stock of transportation at hand it was impossi of the case. Unfortunately, for the sil
First-Class Drain Tile
der without butter or with one half the usual portion, if pre
citizens who may be afflict Sash, Doors. Mouldings. Glass, Paints, Oils, Varnishes, Brushes, ble to develop any mining interest. ver question, the chairman of the ways
The greenbacker of 1868 became the and means committee, Mr. Spring, as
kept constantly on hand at lowest living ed.
W. K. WHITE.
And everything belonging to this class of goods
ferred, or with a small quantity of lard or other shortening
silver man of 1877 and the years later. titular leader of the democratic house,
Whiteson, Yamhill Co.,
“Why here is basis for enlarging the made a great mistake. At a banquetj
Have also Combined a Line of Fishing Tackle & Guns amount of currency in circulation,” given by the New Y’ork chamber of
as desired. Pie crust made in this way is more wholesome
This with my Immense Stock of
and digestible besides being more economical and easier pre
Dr. DeFreye, corner of 1st and
“Let us utilize the products of our own leader of the house, stated that the pres-I
Local and Traveling.
Pine streets, rooms 6 and 7, can be
mines, and place gold and silver upon ent congress would not pass a free coin
pared in addition to saving all the butter if desired. One-
To represent our well known counseled free on all chronic diseas
age bill, and all that would be done by
an equality of value.”
house. You need no capital to es of both sexes. The cures of pri
represent a firm that warrants
third the flour is also dispensed with, and the crust is rolled
ALTOGETHER MAKES A COMPLETE COMBINATION
The idea grew. Silver had always the house would be the adoption of a
nursery stock first-class ami true to name. vate diseases, such as Loss of Man
been a favorite with Americans. It resolution providing for an internation
As to stocks, but not with any other firm or men.
W ork all the Y ear . Sift) per month to hood, Impotency, Errors of Youth,
that much thinner, the raising qualities of Dr. Price’s Powder
the right man. Apply quick stating age.
Stricture, etc., (his principal spec I STILL RUN MY BUSINESS AT THE OLD STAND, WHERE PRICES was probably older in the world’s his al conference looking to an agreement
Nurserymen, Flor- L. L. MAY & CO..
ists and Seedsmen.
ST. PAUL. MINN. ialties by dint of his European hos
swelling it to the requisite thickness. Those who enjoy the
AND GOODS CAN’T BE BEAT.
the Bible, where the two are mention gold. Mr. Bland held that in making
pital experience), are never pub
ed together, silver precedes gold. “Sil such a statement, at the time anil place
appetizing qualities of the delicious home made pie will
Call and see me before buying.
ver or gold |have I none,” says the where it was made, Mr. Springer had
Correspondence I’. 0. Lock Box
O. O. HODSON
T he ^ t S ower
Master, .“but such as I have give I trespassed on bis official rights as chair
rejoice to know this secret.
329, Portland, Oregon.
No second C hance . a
I Good eenae My a make the moat of the fi rut. A
man of the coinage committee. Mr.
Office hours from 10 a. m. to 4 p.
Dr. Price’s Cream Baking Powder is the only powder
1 "’H'ertnke to briefly
As we have said, the sentiment grew Springer probably never thought of do
< BIII I |,Mchunyfai'^'",’’lliP‘''‘l>‘r>“'iiof.iih.r
m. and from 8 to 3 o’clock in the xk
||»rx. who can read and write, and who,
ilJ LJ U RJ IB"n"r ii>6«ruction,v.iU work iuduatrioutly
that contains the white of eggs
Vliowto cam Three Thousand Dollar* a
grew. Its first victory in the national aroused Mr. Bland to bitter resentment
'''•«■'•'■"theylive.I w ill also furnish
‘uat1'n «’«■rmploymeaMt w hich you can cam that amount
legislature was the passage in 1878 of which has done much to keep the feel
When Baby was sick, we gave her Castoria.
So roourv for me u,riy«..u...-rrofu|..above. Easily .nd quietly
learned. I desire but one w orker from each diatriet or county I
’have made and kept Ferry’s Seed Business'
the Bland silver bill in the house, and ing between the silver and anti-silver
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria
have already taught and provided with employment a large
Dr. Price’s Cream Baking Powder is re
the largest in the world—Meric Tells.
its equivalent, introduced by Mr. Alli men at its present tension.
E. < Al
rv" tu '
C- K. A,u™
Ferry’s Seed Annual for 1892
S-• ALLE j , llox 4-£o, Auguita, .Mulne.
ported by all authorities as free from Ammonia,
It may be interesting to consider the
When she had Children, she gave them Castoria. son, in the senate. This was the act
tells the whole Seed story—Sent free for the
that provided for the issue of our pres real cause, with so many memliers
asking. Don’t sow Seeds till you get it. ,
Alum, or any other adulterant. In fact, the
kD.M. FERRY & CO.,Detroit,MichJ
ent silver certificate, based on a deposit really favorable to silver legislation, <if
purity of this ideal powder has never been ques
of silver coin, which immediotely re the silver bill’s defeat. It was not that
lieved the money stringency to such a the southern or western niemliers had
Thia Cart is conceded by all those who
have used or seen it to be the
The Nobbiest Road Wagons You Ever Saw!
UNION HARDWARE CO.,
TRUCK AND DRAY CO
Facts Worth Remembering
The Duke of Yamhill.
BURNS & DANIELS
Furniture, Wall Paper, Carpets, etc.,
Guaranteed for Six Years
The People’s Market.
J. B. ROHR,
CARD OF THANKS,
O. O. HODSON
HAS MADE A BIG COMBINATION!
HARDWARE, STOVES AND TINWARE
Pastry Without Butter