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Editors and Proprietors.
May 8, 1883.
The laflt week was a sorrowful one with a
large part of'our commuuity. Mrs. J. E.
Hembree, who had been for a long time suf
fering from consuniptioii, died at the resi
dence of her mother, Mrs. 0. B. Carey. Her
| death occurred at about 3 o'clock on the
morning of the 5th iiist., aged 26 years and
about 3 months. On the same day at about
t o’clock m I ho afternoon, Mrs. Rachael
I Hess died of typhoid fever, in the 32nd year;
of her age. Both ladies were monilieis of
the largest and most highly respected fami
lies in the country, and both natives of Ore
I gon and much esteemed. Mrs. Lucy Hem
bree's funeral took place from the M. E
I Church at 11 o’clock of the 6th. and that of
I Mrs. Rachael Hess at 3 o'clock on the same
I day. Both funerals were largely attended.
M is. Hess was buried with the honors of the
| 1.0. G. T., of which Order she was a mem-
W. D. Fenton's child was taken suddenly
I sick in the early part of the week, but is now
I getting better.
Austin Denny and wile lost their new
■ born babe. May *kl.
Two deaths in one day is something never
■before known in Lafayette.
I James Townsend, a lawyer of Dallas, was
■in town last week.
I Dr. J. W. Watts is back again and nicely
jpettied ill his old home. It looks kind of
Kiutural to see the Drs. stalwart form strid
ing along thu streets of Lafayette, again.
I C. E. Thurber and R. S. James, of Amity,
tdr.qqied in to shake, one day.
■ John Mott, of Dayton, was »ip to pay his
|rdd ataiuping ground <i visit. John don’t
So<»k as if married life was hurting him
■ Mr, Henry Hopkins, formerly of this
place, has returned and started a boot and
■ Mr. John Shults, of Amity, came down
last week and filed his first papers for citi
zenship. Me intends to take up a home
■01 id somewhere in Oregon, and then get a
fmuale woman to help him live on it.
■Smith Allen and Hon. C. H. Burch “pump-
ji " a fviiow's arm a little while, yesterday.
I'l'he two Indians brought from CorvulJis
Mid lodged in this county jail for a day or
Ju-» were taki n by thu Sheriff of Tillamook
hinty to that place, yesterday.
Claud Ferguson is back from school. He
to stay all summer—or till after harvest,
N at .
ircliants complain of dull times.
■Health was never belter,
■T'he second crop of mumps liave made
Rrije whisky license has been lowered to
t- I per year and thu saloons are booming
^I):. Todd, a dentiivt. has located her and
cahi be found ut A. B. Faulooner's Hotel.
^Bkliss Emma Bogue will start in a few days
toGhg Nestucea to teach school.
randmother Mendenhall was jwt ex
pelled to live last week but she is some better
Dr. Mendenhall, her son. who lives at
H i i'iabnrg, carue to see» her. Shu is between
ímj < ity or eighty years old.
( York on the Morrison <*¿ Ernbrec mill race
■ d ros|M*ring satisfactorily. Seven b ams and
lif * -n hands are at work.
* *uis Shortridge has not been to Sheridan
ne tiler was his arm lacerated from elbow to
■ adder. The bullet went straight through
tb| arm. breakiug the bone and passing
^^irnd it and he w.us getting along well at
Ir. Tyler Smith, who went to Philadel-
I« B about ten months ago. graduated in
licineand has returned to Oregon and Io
t-d in Portland.
lie item in the R epobteu that $1 25 per
I WR8 being «»fferetl for
t<* A<»rk OB
[Ballston mill race is news up this way.
here is no such race being constructed
Í we are aware of.
be tide of immigration has not reach«!
B in thi« section though llie same quality
Ind is from five to ten dollars cheap r
Bure than lower down the valley.
prill not r- turn, H el #11 on
■county court appoint a Constable for
Rere was a fair attendance at the neck
last 8 turday nighl to raim fvndB
■rpt-1 the aisles of the chapel.
irk M.-niin. who went to Tacoma to re
ft during tbe rammer hasretumed md
Band are getting quite uneasy at the
he water fr<»m Morrison and Embree*«
mice will ff»w into th« Yamhill river op-'
■e C..pt. Lafollett’s offide.
«» icebox ,
io , iss »
We met Mr. Chas. Messinger of Sheridan about pigs, cows, indebtedness etc., and as
in town one day last week looking well; he we had but “little” to fear we answered like
a little man.
reports his wife has been quite poorly.
Whalens are clearing some new land pre
Mrs. Win. Thurman returned home from
Illinois last Monday, aooompanied by her paratory to breaking and seeding vet this
niece and brother. Mr. Dyer.
Neighbor Berry was passing through Belle
Mr. J< iseph Barton, formerly of this place,
late of Eugene, is in town. He talks of vue precint a short time ago and was re
coming back to Amity to reside, having sold quested by one of the denizens to tell “Hig.
H. Lander’’ to give him (said denizen) a
his farm near Eugene.
•’boost” in his next week’s items but Berry
Jerod Rollins has purchased the Harrison had been to town and couldn't tell us wheth
property and is preparing to move in soon. er we. were expected to “boost” the trotting
R. W. Phillips has taken a spin east of the ’ horse” or the anti-Grover wing of the De
mountains, to look after his sheep aud mocracy. Now neighbor, come out square
Republican or with a good draught “hoss”
horses in that section.
and we will stay with you. We think thu
Mrs. Hattie Sherman and Dr. E. E. former are both good but the latter far bet
Goucher were married this morning and ter.
took the train for Portland to spend a few
Wilson killed a good sized bear yesterday.!
Coyotes are destroying a good many lambs
P. Y. McCarty nnd wife went out for a
buggy ride yesterday and met with quite an m and near Gopher Valley. Why don't
accident, nothing more serious however than sht-ep owners offer a bounty for scalps ?
H ig . H. L andek .
a broken axle.
Our accomodating liveryman H. B. Tingle,
is always ready to wail on the traveling pub
lic, ami will furnish you with as tine a livery
May 7, 1883.
team us you can find in the country.
Road work has begun in some places about
We see that one of the trustees of the
Baptist Church has tried to explain through
Most of the farmers on the hills are thro'
the columns of the R eporter , why the Band , seeding.
of Ho|ie was kept out doors on Sunday the
22d of April. He says it is easily explained.
Dr. Mills and John Victory who went
It might be in his way of thinking. I think back
east last fall, have returned and report
if Mr. fl. had thought more earnestly on this i that they are butter satisfied with Oregon
subject lie would not have written the article than ever.
he did last week. He says there never were
any arrangements made for opening the . Julius Wiley, who is working near Mc
is down home on a visit.
church referrod to. 1 beg to differ with him, Minnville,
the trustee being a member and knowing
Riley Smith is expecting to move into one
the workings of the Band of Hope. The ( of Jesse Edwards' houses to-day.
leader of the Band at that time did ask per-1
have the steam saw mill
mission to meet at the church spoken of,
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r-— to ----
mid Elder E. K ush suggested that the Band ruui^ng in a few days,
pay $1 a meeting. But mind you this was
Remember the Agricultural meeting next
never pomised by the Band. We learn that ¡Saturday
afternoon at Jesse Edwards’.
the sexton tola the leader, “that money
The Social Temperance meeting held yes
mode no difference that he would open the
church free of charge*’ which they did for terday afternoon was well attended and the
two or three meetings which was no more most of them that were on the programme
than right. As for paying as we go. for oil, were present and performed well. The fol-
cu , I . believe tuvuv.uu.uHLj
B. lowing persons were elected as officers for
the community uvij
pay the sexton their share of his yearly sal-! the next three months: President, John
arv as well as the church or at least they are I Reese ; Vice President. Miss lloxie Heater ;
luicvvi poking <i a paper tn
tut J Secretary, John Jessup ; Treasurer, Mrs. S.
assistance and 1 presume all do their duty.—
Therefore, tho trustees have no right to com I Thu following are the officers installed for
plain. We think it time that something 1 the ensuing term in Newberg Lodge No. 302,
ought to be done for the good of the young II. O.G. T: NateS. Wiley. W. 0. T.. Miss
growing up in this community, while those ¡Lillie Smith. W. L. H. S., Miss RoxieHeater,
who should be their leaders make it a rule to i W. R. H. 8., Mrs. Bade Smith. W. V. T..
visit the saloons, and the superintendents of ! Julius Hodson, W. S., Miss Maggie Ingalls,
the Sunday School make a regular practice i \V. A. S.. Richard 'Vilson, W. F. S.. Miss
of doing their trading on Sundays before or | Ellen Duskin, VV. F., Miss Maranda Hadley,
after Sunday School. 1 feel fearful to speak i W. C., Miss Minnie Hoskins, VV. I. G., Levi
of this but 1 have seen it—and could say 'Smith, W. O. G.. Fred Olds. P. VV. C. I.—
more but for the sake of Christianity will re We expect to elect our delegates at our next
frain from saying anything further.
meeting, to attend the Grand Lodge, which
is held at Astoria, commencing on the 19th
of June. 1 hope our lodge and all other
lodges in this county will send good workers
and elect such persons that are most apt to
May 7th, 1883.
go. Dear brothers and sisters let us have
Burn to the wife of Wm. Meaner, a line every lodge in this county well represented
son, Alay 6tli.
lit the Grand Lodge and let thepi know
the state ami other places that
Mrs. Kate Lake came home from Portland throughout
we are in earnest in the work. 1 would like
to ask thu correspondents of your valuable
Dr. Hammersmith went to Portland last paper, to please publish names of delegates.
Saturday to attend the Evangelical Confer Mrs. Dr. Jessup was improving finely, till
last Saturday, she took a back-set and is
Don't forget our Band of Hope meets quite poorly at present.
cvej-y Sunday at 3 p. m.
Mrs. Olive Winters is quite poorly, being
Miss Carrie Carr aud Belle Couch of Carl oonfined to her bed for several days.
T eetotaler .
ton were in town Sunday,
Mr. John Roberts of Portland stayed in
town over Sunday.
Mr. Thomas is building a nice little barn
on his property.
Mrs. Zilpha Kellner retarned last week
from French Prairie.
Miss Anna Burton has a new #600 piano,
and ’J'. M. Laughlin has a nice organ.
Mr. Ed Long of French Prairie, was oyer
so see his mother Mrs. Win. Ball, last week.
Mr. David Long, who has been visiting his
daughter for some time, returned home, to
Portland last Thursday.
Messrs. Henry and Ma reelin Griner, Newt
Daniels, — Blackwell, all from Tillamook
were in town last week..
Mr. H. F. Bed wall js improving slowly;
he walks to the store almost every day.
Mrs. Giltner, of St. Helens, was in town
the past week on a visit with relatives and
Rev. II. C. Morgan, went to Portland last
week as one of the executive committee to
the State Holiness Convention to arrange
the camp meetings for this year.
Our young blacksmith. W. went to Mon
mouth to-day to see what is wrong with the
(J. S. Mail.
T raveler .
April 30th, 1*83.
The Highlands are putting on their Sun
Grass has finally made a good atari ; so
lias the fattening process on the ribs of the
Stevenson returned home about two weeks
ago in a weak conditi« n, but has improved a
great deal since.
Neighbor Starr Southmayd of Gopher Val
ley, now has a countenance that beams like
a ’’Htifr” of the first magnitude. A fine new
boy is what's tho matt or.
Our mistake abopt the subscription plan
lot raisin,' a buiktiAff fund f\?r tpe (joviiHr
Valiev school house; that plan seems to have
been almost a success but a meeting is now
proposed to vote a tax ; however we
think there is pluck enough among the solid
men <*f the Valley to insure the building of a
new school house soon. Success to you
neighbors in all snch worthy projects.
It is with deep regrpf we record the death
hf Wilson Agee, which occurred on last Tues
day evening. Deceased has ever borne the
reputation of an upright and honest citizen,
and at the time the little tumor on his face
which proved to be the beginning of a terri
ble and fatal cancer began to make inroad«
on his system, he was engaged in clearing
out in the upper part of Gopher V alley a
little home for his family. lie died at the
home of his father. Uncle Isaac Agee, and
his remains were laid at rest in the family
burying ground. A wife and five children
survive him who have the symbathy of nu
merous friends and relatives.
Our neighbor, F. J. Steward, received the
sad intelligence last week, from W. T., of the
death of a sister.
Neighbors Scott and Fristoe are each pre
paring to summer fallow some foul land this
summer. Come to think. Stevenson. Whalen
ar»J H.»uthmayd have th»? same plan in view.
Items rather scarce around this burg, at
the present time.
Base ball has broken out again. A new
club was organized last week called the Am-
ateuurs. Yesterday they played a game with
the old Occidentals, which showed their
name to be very appropriate, for they were*
beaten by a score of 21) to 7. So look out,
all ye base ballista for a challenge, for prac
tice makes perfect, and that is all they lack.
With base ball the measles have broken
out here, with some friends of M. B. Hen
dricks, just on from the Last Iowa, I be
lieve. Mr. G. Michaels’children have them,
and Smith Stevens' family are down with
the flame disease.
Mr. L. C.
('. Tupper's daughter, Leona, has
been very sick with typhoid fever. Dr. < >dell
is waiting on her. Everything is favorable
for her at the present time.
Assessor Hendrick was at home Saturday
and Sunday. He reportfl as getting along in
good shape with his assessing duties.
Our school is progressing with Miss Laura
Winters ns teacher.
Farmers are mostly through seeding that
is on bottom lands. Some on valley lauds
have a hard time to keep their land dry
enough to see. this wet weather.
Mr. D. Kirkwood is preparing to put out a
new hop yard of about 5 acres, neat the river.
V eteran .
*>¿50 PER ANNUM,
DR. W, 1 ». HILLS,
(V'EICE at F. A. Hill's Drug Store, Dayton.
Counselor at Law.
Offer—Mieri<lmi, 1 multi 11 Co., Oregon
Particular attention given to Conveyancing
Culler ting, Buying and Selling Real Estate.
House, Sign 1 Carriage Painters,
STERLING F. HARDING.
ATTORNEY AT LAW, CONVEYANCER,
Real Estate and Collecting Ageut, and No*
Good Work Guaranteed. Orders from the
City and Country s j'iuited.
tary Public All work pertaining to this line
attended to promptly and reliably, Also, man
ufacturer and repairer of Boots and Shoes. All
work done with neatness aud dispatch Head
quarters under Odd Fellows’ Hall, McMinnville,
Att’y at Law
Geo. G. BINGHAM,
Office—one door East of FuKniture Store,
Dav tun, Oregon,
Has on hand fine Hacks and Buggies, made
from the best material and best workmanship*
Painting and trimming done to order.
AND NOTARY PUBLIC General Blacksmith and Repairer.
Horse-shoeing a specialty.
W. D. FENTON,
ATTORNEY AT LAW
LAFAYETTE, - - - - OREGON.
Special attention paid to Land Law and Ab
stracts of Title.
Money to Loan at all times.
Collections made ut, usual rates.
The undersigned wishes to inform the peo
ple of McMinnville that he is running a Afilk
Wagon from his farm to town and furnishing
A. D. HOWARD, H D.
the best of milk ut the most reasonable rates.—
Those wishing to be supplied with the article
Phiimcitui unti burgeon, at once cariMo so by leaving orders at the Pos<-
W. G. DAVIS.
Office in Garrison’s Building —Particular
attend m given to diseases of Women and
Children. All calls promptly attended to.
Residence—at Mrs. Talmage’s,
DR. E HOWELL.
11. R. LITrr.KriBLD,
Littlefield & Calbreath,
I’lij<>i<'i'in* and Surgeon*
M KGKIIV A SPKCIAI.TV.
American Brini» for 5 cents per
Fine Amoskeay Ginnhaiii.» 12 1-2
centsf sortii 18 cents/
¡•'ine WashinytoH. t'ashmere, If. 2-3
cents, worth 25 cents ;
P ro .
W. HI. BOVI), M. D,
SURGEON & PHYSICIAN,
Manufacturer of Lager Beer and Porter.
AH orders promptly filled.
M’CAIN & HURLEY,
.ITTOSC.Vi: YS,1T f,.f If,
' " Store, McMinnville, Oregon*
Particular attention paid to diseases of wo
men and Children.
If not in office, ?.an be found by enquiring
Bt either of the drug stores.
P- 8.— Patients have tho right to have their
Prescriptions filled where they choose.
moron r a p her ,
Office- -.Jail Building, up stairs.
lias returned to his old stand — up stair« in Si
monds* building with a new equipment of
uteueils ior his work, aud is now prepared to
Krom a «nodl «iza tin-type to a large Cabinet
I’k-iiH-give me a eell.
irurth 35 cent» ;
Inch Cash in ere* 30 ecntsi Wurth
l^-inch Cashmere—all wooly 5
worth 75 cents
Office—One door east of Hartman’s brick.
Laughing Gas administered for painless ex
FRANK 2k. HILI*,
Take« pleasure in inviting the attention of th»
public to his new aud fine slock of
Will find it to
To call at the above Ha loon.
I keep constantly on hand the Finest Wines
MEDI • nd Liquors for Family and Medicinal use.
Ladies' I'ancij Hone in Endlruii Va-
rieti/, al 16 2-3 cents a pair /
DRUGS, STATIONERY. PATENT
CINES, CUTLERY. SCHOOL DOORS,
Ladies’ Fancy Goods
Mcn S and Boys'
Will stand the ensuing season, commencing
1st and ending July Dt, 1883.
1RR3 at Mr
Minnvillr Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Wednesdays at Amity ; Mondays and Tues
days at Sheridan.
OEM KIPTKIY :
HATS k CABS
MILTON is a bright bay, foaled in IMS
and Furnisniny Goods, at
16/4 hands high, and is pronounce«! by com-
Oregon. / jFFIOE—un stairs over Manning's Tin
¡•’¡in Blaid Suitiny, 20 cents. worth
30 cents ;
Provincial Prize Horse
............. : INSTRUMENTS bought.
Money to lo
loan on good real estate securi-
G. Q. BINGHAM,
Campbell’s Building, McMinnville.
IHÌ IOX SALOON
Ilegular meetings, Thursday evening on or
belòre the full moon, in each month. Sojourn FRANK GILTNER,
ing conqianious cordially welcomed.
The best brands of Liquor«, Wines and Ci •
gars kent for sale. When .you go to Dayton
call and see Frank.
itive eyre for Catarrh, Diplheria and Cankei
Mondi. Hold by lingeri A Todd.
Xs at IXaxxd. I
H. S. MALONEY,
Ladim Fine />> 1bri<jan Z7«w, ut charges reasonable.
SHILOH’S CATARRH REMEDY- a pos
25 rents, worth 50 cents.
p.-tent judges, coupled with public opinion, ts
ixj one of tbe best Road and Car riage Stallions.
He was sired by How’s R«»yal George, dau
by old Harkaway, the imported Irish blood
horse, G. D.. by Fox Hunter; How’s Roya
■Hyde, who moved on the John Cain
George by Fields’ Royal George : dam of How’»
fall, ha« moved back to town into
Itr Morgan*.« house?
Royal wa sired by the celebrated borne States
man, Fiehls’ Royal George dam, the celebrat
■H r Graves is able to walk amend f
e<| Erin mare. sir»-d by Erin, he by Sir Henry
ft ’i-i his many friends are anxioas to
2.2*7; G. D. by Grand Turk, bn-d by Georg*
mm in town.
McKinley. Oakville. C. W., owned by W A
8. D an .
Fields k Co., of Buffalo, N. Y. Fields’ Roys
(¿enrge was sired by old Royal George, he In
Black Warrior, be by Tippn, he by Ogden:
Amity. May 7th. 1*83
Messenger, he by imported Messenger.
lie Bettie Hetuk rson ia «till very low.
TERMS :—By the season, flO, payable a
tbe end «d season. Single service, $;», pavr-
Chinn measles are in town,
bleat the time of service. Insurance, <15.
* Charles Ware, of Portia nd, is in town
fmyable when mare is known to he with foal
I Daddy a nJ Jbnny N» well are buitding a All rare will be taken to prevent accidents
ig her mother. Mm. Clark.
picket fence around their yard.
but will be responsible for none.
J*. J. Armstrong of Sa’em and Mrs.
J. A. FR18T0E.
i Welch, of Portland bnve been in town
Depotv Asaeasor Phillips called on ns last
McM., Apr. —4tf.
week. He a*.ked u« *’in* leading qmwtiona
IM week visiting friends.
NO. 1 SALOON.
Misses. E & N. Hendrick
C. W. HULERY, Pro.
(HuOTMnr lo M. Feker,)
I bird M.,
earner Third i D Street:,
The be*t Spiritilo!!, and Mail Liquori, Bit-
Winea. ole., thè market« aiford. Alao, th.
-M-.t ol rigar«, and tho ju.tly celebrateli 8an
franavo Lager Beer.
(BituaM at the Depot,)
Sh.in.glc3, Sh.in.glo3 !
TUB > IXIFST MU I II Kill51«.|.EM
ever made in thin section are now being nian
Miller & Bowers' Shingle Mill.
Chetn a« the rheaj>est and good as the beat
Look at them.
Enquire of F. W. REDMOND, Agent, a>
McMinnville, or of
MILLER k BOWERS.
J. B. ROHR,
House, Carriage, Sign
Amity, Jan 21», 18-2.
>011X1 (MIWELL, Proprietor,
Painting done in the nrsfost style, on th-
« ho r test notice and at the mo-rt rawinabb
?rice« Rhop in the obi Bea’-y building or
bird between A and B Sts.
I.. II, COOK, Prop.
JMIK HOTEL IS FIRST-« LAAi In every par-
1 flemur, »wing furnished with all modern
»nnliHfH e*. and nett in« before its gnenta only
rhe Ixjst the market affords,
• rnple-room for the eepecial accommodation
of Commercial Men.
Remember the place- at tbe depot.
II. !•'. RoÌM-rt*oii
A.wld reapertfully announce tn Ibis public
hit he has opened a Yankee Bazar, two door«
••at of IWofficc and ia carrying the fineet and
-e-d «elected stork of Candiea, Cigar«, Tobacco#,
•tr., in the eicy. Also. Stationery of all kind«,
I’irture F re mea. Ladies* Work Boxee, Per fam
•riee, Hair Oils. Albania, Dtariee, all varieties
•f pipes in fact a little of everything.
Drop in and tee me.
H. E. BOBF.mOM.