A M’MINNVILLE, ORE., FRIDAY, MAR. 25, 1898. Entered at the Poatoffice tn McMinnville, as Second-class matter. DISTIIICT LEAGt E. SUBSCRIPTION PRICE S2.00 PER YEAR. One Dollar if paid in advance, Single numbers live cents. NO. 14. Prohibition Convention. The prohibitionists of Yamhill county Program of the Salem district Epworth held a mass convention in the W. C. T. in McMinnville, March U. hall in McMinnville, last Saturday, 5» league, to be held 1898: » 31, April 1,2,3, THURSDAY. March 19th, for the purpose of electing delegates to the state Convention, and 3:30—Devotions, Amity chapter. of nominating a county ticket. Enrollment of delegates. The convention was called to order at | Miscellaneous business. 11 o’clock by county chairman Rev. A. ; Evening—Paper, “What shall the Hunsaker of McMinnville. Rev. J. T. | *♦ League do to Defend the Sabbath?’’! J. Watson of Dayton led in prayer. Tempo ----- AT----- Littler. rary organization was effected, and A. J. > Vard Address—“God’sTenth,” Rev. A. N. *♦ | Fisher, Hunsaker elected chairman and J. T. D. D. Watson secretary. The following com FRIDAY. 4» mittees were appointed : 8:30—Devotions, Corvallis chapter. i» Enrollment, James Dodson, C. F. 9:00—Discussion on paper of previous Mills and T. O. Allison of McMinnville. Ten Thousand Dollars’ Worth of Clothing, Furnishing Goods, Hats, Caps, » evening. Order of business, Rev. D.T. Summer Boots, Shoes, Dry Goods and Notions to be closed out within the next ten days, è» Miscellaneous business. ville, G. C. Christenson and J. B. Dod Report of officers. at less than half their value, or in other words, at your own price, providing you » son of McMinnville. Report of chapters. After these committees reported the » are within reason. Afternoon, 1:4o—Devotions, Mount temporary officers were made permanent. Zion chapter. Will positively pack up and leave here about March 25th, or sooner. Must The following committees were then ap 2:00—“True Greatness,” W.C. Swann. pointed : dispose of them, regardless of cost. WHITE8ON. “The Demands of the Church upon Platform and resolutions, A, P. Macy, i» onr Young People,” Alberte Cone. Our sick folks are all improving. Dayton, R. Pettyjohn, Newberg, and C. “* General conference—qualification and F. Mills, McMinnville. Alliert Yates of Ballston was in^White- election of its members; its chairman Nomination, I. B. Dodson, of McMinn son Tuesday. and its duties; time of meeting and its ville, W. P. Heacock of Newberg and A. Supervisor Conner has been doing functions, Dr. F. M. Brooks. P. Macy of Dayton. some much needed road work during the Evening — Song service. CIKCtIT COCIIT. The convention then adjourned to 1:30 Paper, “The sacredness of Active Mem p. m. At 2 p. m. Chairman Hunsaker past week. Rev. Turner filled his regular appoint bers’ Pledge, and the effects of its Viola called the convention to order and read a IN THE SWIM AGAIN % The March term of the circuit court tion,” Mrs. Hattie S. Sackett. communication from the W. C. T. U., ment. at the Presbyterian church last for Yamhill county will open next Mon Some seem to suppose that C. D. JOHNSON f day, Judge Burnett presiding. The fol Address, Rev. H. W. Kellogg, D. D. which was a petition to congress to pro Sunday. SATURDAY. Henry Wooley of Portland made a is out of business, but such is not the case. He | lowing cases are docketed in this depart hibit the sales of liquor in all government 8:30—Devotions, Dayton chapter. buildings. It was unanimously approved very agreeable visit among old friends in ment : ! is again “in the swim” with a good line of —Reports of committees. and the officers instructed to sign it on Whiteson one day last week. : RUSHFORD WAGONS, % 1 Jno J Spencer and 0 II Irvine vs 9:0J Election of officers. A. J. Gant of McMinnville is making behalf of the convention. C B Mann et al ; action for money. : CARRIAGES, and BUGGIES, t 2 Thos II Tongue vs John H and J H Fraternal greetings. The following were elected delegates to garden for Morgan A Quandt near this I MORRISON PLOWS, Etc. | Allen ; action for money. Unfinished business. the state convention to be held at New place. I All fresh goods. He has had experience enough in this X Afternoon, 1:45—Devotious, Canby berg April 13th, 1898: 3 The Home Insurance Co of New- A number of friends gave Mr. and > line to know what such goods can be sold for. chapter. J. C. Wills and Zimri Mills, West Che Mrs. Frank Harpole a pleasant surprise vs C J Taff; action for money. ’ At the old Stand, north of Grange Store. 1 York 2:00—“The Discipline; Necessity of halem ; J. K. Blair, Moses Votaw, H. C. Friday eveniug, that being the 25th anni 4 Multnomah Box Co vs Jones & its study,” Prof. Jas. T. Matthews. Miller, W. P. Heacock, Rev. R. Petty versary of their wedding day. Smith; action for money. “The League; Its Influence on the john, Newberg ; M. Terrell, D. Tailman, 5 Sweet, Orr & Co vs A Oberdorfer, Mrs. Henry Remiugton was taken sud receiver; action to recover possession of Church in the District; Its Efficiency M. 8. Adams, John Ileaton, Springbrook ; denly ill Tuesday. Dr. Woods of Amity and Defects,” Rev. John 1‘arsonB, D. D. A. P. Macy. T. O. Allison, D. A. Snyder, was called and under his treatment she personal property. Open Parliament—The use we make of W. L. Arnold, John Arms, L. II. De is improving. g' 6 J G Martin vs The J M Rusi'ell Co; the bible. Forde, Dayton; J. B. Dodson, James action for money. A lively little blaze occurred last Fri Evening—Paper, “Loyalty to the Dodson, I. B. Dodson, G. C. Christenson, 7 ItS Goodrich vs A E Hall, action day on the roof of the bouse occupied by Church and Pastor and What does Loy W. A. Benedict, A. L Black, T. K.Cone, for money. Frank Harpole, but timely assistance alty Imply? ” W. B. Cornutt. C. F. Mills, Rev. A. J. Hunsaker of Mc SME Hendrick & Co vs S T Munk- prevented much damage being done. Address, Rev. W. H. Iliff. Minnville. ers; action for money. tg.----------------- i IN SPRING H Delegate B. O. Snuffer of Amity was a SUNDAY. 9 Jane Wisecarver vs J N Wisecarver, The following platform was adopted: passenger on the early morning tram last The prohibition party in convention executor of Jacob Wisecarver, deceased ; 6:00—Sunrise prayer meeting. Tuesday. He switched off at this place, assembled presents the following declar action for money. 9:30—Love Feast, conducted by Rev. for people inclined to sickness to purify the blood ation of principles : Believing the liquor and, in company with Delegate W. G. 10 C D and D C Latourette vs Henry C. G. Harmon. and place the system in proper condition for change traffic to be a foe to civilization, the arch Wilbern and Geo E Linn ; confirmation. 11:00—Sermon, Rev. M. C. Wire, D. D. enemy of popular government and a pub Robbins of Whiteson, took the seven in weather and in diet. Nothing better for this^^ 11 Farmers and Traders National Afternoon, 3:00—Junior work, con lic nuisance, the citadel of the forces o’clock to attend the state convention of that corrupt politics, promote poverty the combiued combinations, extract par than Bank vs A G Smith ; action for money. ducted by Miss L. L. Culver. and crime, degrade the nation's home ty, or whatever it’s name is, that met in 12 Lydia B Goulding vs J W Spencer; Clark’s Sarsaparilla. Evening—Address, Rev. H. T. Atkin life, thwart the will of the people and de PorUand last Wednesday. action for money. son. liver our country into the hands of rapa You can never realize the full merit of this medicine until 13 Timothy Goodrich vs J W Exon ; cious class interests, we declare for the Address, Rev. H. Gould. l ook School Notes. you try it. The YAMFIILL PHARMACY sells it and all ¡U 3 ejectment. entire suppression of the manufacture, Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper. other goods kept in a first-class drugstore. Prescriptions sale, exportation, importation and trans Claude Walker was absent Tuesday. 14 L J Cain vs E F Duvall; action Both steamboat companies offer one portation of alcoholic liquors as a bever filled with the utmost accuracy. .'i for money. Walter Wilson is sick with the measles. and one-fifth rates, round trip, from all age, the manufacture and sale of such 15 P D Thomason vs Lars Gregeraon ; points along the Willamette to Weeton. liquors for medicinal, scientific and me There are about 160 pupils enrolled purposes to be conducted by the action for money. From Weston to McMinnville by team chanical government without profit and under and in daily attendance. 16 A M Holt vs Chas K Spaulding; is 50 cents, round trip. Minnie Sutherland is again absent strict regulations. Recognizing and de W W W W W W W W W W action for money. A ggie G inn G ould , Secretary. claring tiie suppression of the liquor traf from school on account of sickness. 17 Stout & Martin vs Yamhill Coun fic to be the dominant issue in national, Miss Gray has secured some fine co state and municipal politics, we invite to ty ; action for money. COUNTY CORMiNSlONERS. coons from the east, which she will use full party fellowship all those who on 18 First National Bank of McMinn this one issue with us agree in the full in nature study. MARCH TERM. ville, Or., vs F W and Martha A Red belief that the party thus created will be The 7th and Sth grades have been do Sheriff’s tax bond approved. mond; action for money. endowed with the requisite wisdom, Clerk ordered to advertise for bids for patriotism, courage and ability to take ing some practical work in physiology the 19 L J Cain vs C E Duvall; action for bridges to be built at or near Holdredge’s up and speedily settle all social, finan past week, having had a heart and eye money. cial, economic and industrial questions dissected in class work. 20 James Savage as executor vs Sam and Bannister’s places. that may present themselves. uel Buel; action for money. BILLS ALLOWED. The following ticket was placed in the Columbus School Note«. 21 The Chehalem Valley Bank vs O Mrs. Eccleston, house rent........ f 6 00 field: Tom Hutchens has dropped hie studies V Allen; action formoney. State senator, A. P. Macy, Dayton. Austin & Wilsey, hdwr................. 1 50 in the ninth grade. 22 Albert E and Joseph Kinney, part O. O. Hodson, hdwr..................... 31 50 Joint representative, W. L. Arnold, ners as Kinney Bros., vs J F Conrad; ac II. L. Heath, printing ................. 6 95 Dayton. Ethel Harris was absent Tuesday on UNDERTAKER’S SUPPLIES. WALL PAPER. tion for money. account of sickness. Representatives, N. C. Christenson, J. C. Porter, mdse.......... ............ 13 00 23 Albert E Kinney and Joseph Kin O.O. Hodson, road plow.............. 14 00 Newberg, ami C. F. Mills, McMinnville. Next Friday morning the prizes for the ney, partners as Kinney Bros, vs W E A. Boise, gravel ........................ 2 12 local composition contest will be awarded. County judge. D. A. Suyder, Dayton. Mendenhall; action for money. Sheriff, G. C. Christenson, McMinn Amba Daniels and Etta Redmond “ " ............................ . 22 07 24 Margaret Balmer vs F Hauswirth; II. J. Littlefield, inedcl assistance 21 00 ville. were absent from school on Wednesday. action for money. Cierk, J. T. Watson, Dayton. J. W. Henry, expenses ............... 18 15 The ninth grade has decided to have Recorder, C. E. Newhouse, Newberg. a composition contest. Instead of writ I have been afflicted with rheumatism Chamberlain’* (ouxli Remedy. Treasurer, B. F. Hartmuu, McMinn ing two compositions for the next two for fourteen years and nothing seemed to ville. This remedy is intended especially for give any relief. I was able to get around mouths they will write one, and Pro Assessor, Richard Everest, Newberg. fessor has offered a prize for the best one. all the time, but constantly suffering. I coughs, colds, croup, whooping cough and School Superintendent, J. C. Lucas, L. E. WALKER, Proprietor. ha<l tried everything I could hear of and influenza. It has become famous for its Calvin Stanley is in Ixis Angeles, Cali at last was told to try Chamberlain’s cures of these diseases, over a large part West Chehalem. .. Miss Georgia Storey of Mc Pain Balm, which I did, and was im of the civilized world. The most flatter Commissioner, C. Zimmerman, North fornia. Fresh and Cured Meats. Minnville stopped off here last Sunday mediately relieved and in a short time ing testimonials have been received, giv Yamhill. Garden Seeds in Package and Bulk. on her way home from Salem and made cured. I am happy to say that it has ing accounts of its good works; of the ag Surveyor, T. K. Cone, McMinnville. Highest price paid for Poultry and Produce Coroner, J. E. Smith, Newberg. a short visit with her brother, F. H. not since returned.—J osh . E doab , Ger gravating and persistent coughs it has A resolution of thanks was tendered to Storey.......Harrison Crater arrived home Hides and Tallow bought. mantown, Cal. For Bale by 8. Howorth cured; of severe colds that have yielded promptly to its soothing effects, and of the W. C. T. U. for kindness shown tiie from Honolulu the first of the week where & Co. the dangerous attacks of croup it has | convention. he went in company with C. E. Hoskins Probate Court. cured, often saving tiie life of the child. ' The following county executive com and family to spend the winter. He Estate of Abigail Stanbrough. Bond I The extensive use of it for whooping mittee was elected: A. J. Hunsaker, was delighted with the trip and says it is All kind, of Watches, Clock filed and approved. M. Votaw, C. E. cough has shown that it robs that disease chairman; J. B. Dodson, secretary and a most splendid place fora man who has All kinds of Fine, D. A. SMITH'S and Jewelry for Mie at Smith and W. E. Howard appointed ap of all dangerous consequences. Sold by treasurer; C. F. Mills, A. P. Macy and plenty of money to spend, but a very Difficult and —NEW— hard times prices. praisers. ! S. Howorth A Co. W. P. Heacock. poor place for one who has no business old Watches re Estate of Jacob Wisecarver. Petition After encouraging remarks by state established and who must de;>end on his paired and made * Hida Wanted. to sell fencing material granted, and per organizer N. A. Baker, and assistant work for a living ....... Samuel Parrott of to run as good mission granted to buy a tew fence posts Sealed bids will be received by the State Secretary E. O. Miller, of Portland, Dundee, who returned from a trip to The as new at NEXT DOOR TO POSTOFFICC. as prayed for. county clerk of Yamhill county up to the convention adjourned. Dalles and Goldendale. Washington, the Petition of L. A. and T. M. Messing to April 6th, 1H98, at 1 p. m., for new bridges ' A mass meeting was held in the court first of the week was in town Tuesday adopt Frank Wolforth, a minor and ward at or near Bannister’s and Holdredge’s house at 8 p. m. Rev. D. T. Summer and stated that lie was well pleased with of the Boys’ and Girls’ Aid Society of places. Said bridges to be built accord-; ville of McMinnville s|Mike on the "Ne the country east of the mountains and Oregon, granted and name changed. ing to the plans and specifications for cessity of a Prohibition Party.” and N. [ that he contemplates moving hie family Estate of Jacob T. Williamson. Petition same, now on file in the clerk’s office. A. Baker on “Hard Times, Their Cause to The Dalles aliont the first of the of widow to have property exempt from The right to reject any and all bids is re and Remedy.” The prohibitionists of month. When they are located he will execution set apart to her as described served. Said bids to be opened on Wed Yamhill county, as well as the state at look about and cbojee a location for bus in said petition granted. nesday, April 6th, 1898, at 1 p. m. at the lnrge, are in earnest and are going to do ' iness. Mr. Parrott ie one of our eubetan- Balance of personal property belonging county court room. their best during the coming campaign. tial citizens in this part of Yambill and to said estate ordered sold by the exe J. T. W atson , Secretary, C. E. D ukenfield , County Clerk. hia friends will lie sorry to see him leave cutors at private Bale for cash in hand. Dated March 21st, 1898. the county.—Newberg Graphic. Estate of Comfort Virgil Remington. The best thing on wheels is that spring Final account filed and Tuesday, May The Stearns bicycle, ’98 model, *50, at tooth harrow at Hodson’s. All sizes and Take your prescriptions to Hill's to C. Griesen’a. I prices. Call and see them, 3d, 1898, at 10 a. m., set to hear same. have them tilled. LAST CALL! BARGAINS ! BARGAINS ! Redmond’s Old Stand. THE TRUSTEE. w e ----- ! Often » AT necessary n. t . Hum LI. C. BURNS FURNITURE, Jeiuelry Store OREGONIAN AND REPORTER ONE YEAR FOR S2. AN UNEXCELLED OFFER.