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I.riter I'roni Calitornin.
EAST AND 8OUTH
S aticoy , Ventura Co., Cal ,
(A prize-winning essay by Harry Guild, in the
March 29,1898. ,
contest held in the city schools of McMinnville, |
To the Editor:—Tossibly a few lines
| the prize being a book.)
The present rising in Cuba began at' from a former Yamhiller, descriptive of
present season in this southern coun
Rev. W. A. Dunnett, a Man Whose Good Work Is Ybarra, province of Matanzas, February the
: 24th, 1895. It has been in progress try may cause the people of your part of!
Widely Known—He Relates Events in His
Webfoot to more thoroughly appreciate
[ therefore, nearly three years.
Career of General Interest.
Beginning in one of the western prov their bountiful rainfall. This couuty is
GIVES THE CHOICE OF
inces it has rapidly spread to all parts of immediately south of Suutu Barbara, 60 TWO TRANSCONTINENTAL
Express Trains leave Portland Daily
fYom the Smith'» fall» Record.
the island, aud seems to be as strong, miles from 1 ah > Angeles and 400 miles
Throughout Canada, from the western people in the Franklin Street Congregational confident and determined today as at any
Portland.......... 6:00 I’ M ! San Francisco., .7:45
Sau Fraiietseo.8:00 F M I Portland............ 9:30
boundary of Ontario to the Atlantic Ocean, Church, at Manchester, N. H. Fire doctors time since it liegau. The causes which the coast. When the rainfall is sufficient
had arrived and were in attendance befon
there is no name more widely known in tem- he regained consciousness. In all these cities led to the rising were the refusal of the ami when the frost doesn’t nip the or
Above trains stop at all stations between Port
hind aud Salem. Turner. Marion, Jefferson«
p«rauoe and evangelistic work than that of the and towns the newspapers freely mention rd Spaniards to recognize the political lights anges aud lemons, and when the wind
Tangent, Shedds, Hal»i‘y, Harrisburg.
Rev. YV. A. Duunett. Mr. Duunett has been his affliction at the tinn- Mr. Dunnett said of the Cubans, treating them as an in j doesn’t blow the bean seed out when
Junction City, Eugene, Cottage Grove, Drain,
he had consulted many phvucians, though lie
the Grand Vice-Councillor of Ontario and said,
all blutious from Roseburg to Ash
to be entirely fair, lie naJ never been any ferior class of people, instead of allowing - planted or blow the beau crop oil' the
Quebec in the Royal Templars, aud so popular I great length of time under treatment by any
Hoaeburg Mail Daily.
i« he among the members of the order that in one doctor because of his itinerant mode ol them to cleet their own officials and have
try is wonderfully productive. But the
Spokane Salt Lake Portland LEAVE
Montreal there is a Royal Templars council life. In the early purl of the aunitner of 1896, a voice in the government. The Cubans
..........8:80 A M I Roseburg........ 5.20 P M
I while in Brookville assisting the pastor of the
present season promises to be the most Minneapolis Denver
Roseburg........ 7:30 AM | Portland......... 4.30 PM
named “Dnnnett Council” in hie honor. For Wall Street Methodist Church in evangelistic j were taxed heavily, and received no ben-
Since last !
more than ten years Mr. Dunnett has been go services, lie was speaking of his trouble toe ' elite in the way of education or protee- ; serious ever known here.
DINING CARS ON OGDEN ROUTE.
ing from place to place pursuing his good friend who urged him to try Dr. Williams’ lion of their lives and property,
’ March, C97) the rainfall is only slightly
PULL.ivfaN * BUFFET
work, sometimes assisting resident ministers, i Pink Pills, aud next day presented hila with u
sometimes conducting a series of gospel tern- | dozen boxes. “I took the pills,” said Mr. amounted to “taxation without repre- j in excess of four inches, and this little ¡
Chicago Kansas City
peranee meetings independently, but always Duunett. “and I declare to yon I am a well sentation,” and was the same can »e has been scattered along between winds
laboring for the good of his fellows. While
W hile man to-day. 1 used to worry a great des)
in such a manner that every bit of mois
LOWEST RATES TO ALL
iu Smith’s Falls a few months ago in connection over the puin about my heart, hut that is ali which led the American colonies to de
with his work he dropped into tne Record office gone now, and 1 feel like a new man.” All clare their independence from Groat ture is sucked from the ground, and con
Attached to all Through Trains.
for a little visit with the editor. During the tills the reverend geutleiuun told iu a simple
sequently there will be no crop except in
West Side Division.
oouversation the Record ventured to remark conversation a I way, aud when it was sug Britain in 1776. The Cubans wanted a
that hi« duties entailed an enornioua amount of gested that he let it be known, he rather government of tlieir own, but subject to the very limited area that is under irri
PORTLAND a ND C0RVALLI3
hard work. TothiaMr. Diinuett assented, but demurred, because, as he put it, “ 1 am almost
gation. The farmers are killing their Leave Portland Every 3 Days
Mail Train Daily, (Except Sunday.)
added that in his present physical condition afraid to say I ant cured, and yet there is no the crown. Tins Spain refused to do,
• • FOR • •
he was equal to any amount of hard work. tuan enjoying better health to-day than I do.” preferring to keep them in total subjec horses and feeding them to the boga to
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Ar 5:50 P M
Bat it was not always so, lie said, and then
At that, time, at Mr. Duuuett’s requtst
keep both from starving, The barley
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he gave the writer the following little per his statement was only published locally, tion. The Cubans then declared their
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independence of Spain, and thus the war sown in December and January has
sonal history, with permission to make it but now writing under the date of Jun. 21s
At Albany and Corvallis connect with
public. He said that for the past thirteen from Fitchburg, Mass., where he has beci. begun.
turned a hopeless yellow, and no beans— ¡
years he had been greslly troubled with a conducting a very successful series of even
trains of Or. Central <t Eastern Ry.
In their war with Spain the Cubans the great crop here—will be planted. I
pain in the region of his heart, from which i’eliatic meetings, he says: “ I had held back
he was unable to get any relief. At Simes it rom writing in regard to my health, not be have the sympathy of the civilized world. Worse than this, very many of the Im- i OREGON, GEO. W. ELDER and Express Train Daily, (Except Sunday.)
was a dull, heavy pain, nt others sharp and cause I bail forgotten, but because it seetnet!
menee apricot au<l walnut orchards will
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severe. Oftentimes it rendered him unfit too good to be true that the old time pait The insurgent forces are found in every
CITY OF TOPEKA
P M I Ar
for his engagements, and at all times it had gone. I cannot say whether it will eve: one of the province».
The cruel treat die outright. A million-dollar sugar fac- Leave Portland every 3 days 7:30
made It diilioult to move llis trouble was return, but I can certainly say it has un
; lory was started here last fall and is be
sdways vislblo to the public and frequently troubled me for months, and I am in bettci ment received from the Spaniards, has
for Alaska Points.
Direct connection nt San Frunclsco with Occi
when conducting service he would give out I health than I have been for years. I bar not lessened the wish of the Cubans to ing completed now, but they will have to
Steamer, monthly from Portland to Yokoboma dental and Oriental and Pacific Mall steamship
and doctors had to be called in to attend gained in flesh, hence in weight. I would be free. Bribes have been offered by the develop an immense amount of water and Hong Kong, via The Northern Pacific Steam lines for JAPAN AND CHINA. Mailing dates oil
him. This oocurred to him in the Youge I 8refer not to say anything about uiy uppe-
ship Co. in connection with O. R. & N.
Rates and tickets to Eastern points aud Europe.
Street Cnuroh Toronto; the Baptist Churon,
te; like the poor, it is ever with me. Yes. Spaniards but they have no effect upon for irrigation if they get enough beets
For full Information call on O. li. X N.
Also JAPAN. CHINA, HONOLULU and AUS
Woodstook, N. It.; the Methodist Churoh, i I attribute my good health to Dr. Williams’ the patriotic Cubans. They are fighting this year to make a showing in it. The RHODE» A HHOUEN, Agent»,
TRALIA, can bo obtnlued from 0. A. Wilcox,
C“J leton Place, Ont. On another occasion Pink Pills, and you have my conaent to uae
McMinnville, Or Ticket Agent, McMinnville.
for a great principle, and can not be sub Santa Clara river, the largest stream in
while preaching to an audience of 2,500 I I the fact."
C. 11. MARKHAM,
dued by a mere display of military force.
Gen. Freight and Passenger Agent.
R. KOEHLER. Manager.
The Spanish soldiers are fighting for so becomes a torrent a mile wide, is at pres
many dollars per month, and have but ent absolutely dry, every drop of its flow
little, if any, patriotism. They are well being pulled out for irrigation.
M erle J. R ogers .
fed and clothed, while the Cubans are
J. IL Nelson, dentist.
B aptist —Services Sunday 11 a. m. and
Heporl of District No, 20.
Mrs. Wm. Rennio has been quite se This is the second attempt of the Cu
7:30p. in ; Sunday school 9:50 a m.; the
month ending March 25th.
young people's sooiety 6:15 p m
Prayer verely ill.
bans to obtain their independence. Once
meeting Thursday 7:30 p. m. Covenant
No. of pupils on register, 31; average
Judge 0. N. Denny of Lafayette was in before they fought for ten years under daily
meeting first Thursday evening before the
attendance, 24; those neither ab
first Sunday of each month.
Gomez and other leaders to gain their sent nor tardy : Maud, Clay, Edna, Carie,
the city Monday.
II. W. K ino , Pastor,
Addie Braly of Three Rivers was in freedom, but wore finally beaten ami Mabel, Josephine and Bertha Magness,
M ethodist E piscopal —Services every
forced back into the old condition. Ac Roy Michael, Lane and Archie David
city several days this week.
Sabbath 11 :00 a. nt. and 7:30 p. m. Sunday
Edith Smith, Metle Forrest and
cording to the latest report of their dis son,
school 9 llo a m. l'raycr meeting 7:00 p
A new lino of tobacco and cigarB just tribution, npproved by the Cuban junta Hallie and Leland Ross. Let every pu
in. Thursday. I>. T. S immebvillk , Pastor
pil be present next month.
C omb . P kesbvterian Her vices everySab received at Bettman A Warren’s.
in New York, there are 35,500 men in
We need a library in our school. Some
bath 11:00 a in and 7:30 p. tn. Sunday
The Orange & Farmers’ Co. carry the arms, of whom nearly half are in the cav of the patrons should awaken to the
school 9:30 a. tn. Y. P.
E., Sunday 6:30
that their little boys and girls
p. ni. Prayer meeting Thursday, 7:30 p. m Salem woolen goods.
alry branch of service. In the two knowledge
E E. T hompson , Pastor.
will some day be men and women, and
The ladies of the “Treble Clef” club provinces of the eastern department, will need an education to battle with the
Services in the <’hristian church : Preach-
ingeverv Lord's day at 11 a m. and 7:30 will make their first public ap|>earance Puerto Principe and Santiagode Cuba, world.
Young people's meeting at 0:30 p.
The graded system of our public schools
there are about 12,000 men, most of
in. Sunday School at 9:45 a. in. Prayer on decoration day.
throughout the county is a blessing
meeting Thursday’, 7 :30p in.
Good wringers, all styles and pnce» whom are under the command of Gen needed for years. A* child started to
F. A. P owki . l , l’astor.
eral Gomez. The Spanish forces are said school at the age of 6 years can, if kept
from |1.50 up. Hodson sells them.
S t . J ames E piscopal C hurch —Lay-Ser
in school and encouraged, complete the i
Hoskins will repair your harness or to exceed 150,000 more under Captain- 8th
vices every Sunday’ at 11 o’clock a. m.
grade in 8 years. He will, thus, at
General Blauco. In Cuban waters is a
the age of 14 years, have a good common
S t . J ames C atholic —First st., between
G and H. Sunday school 2:30 p. tn. Ves for spring work. See him.
education. What boy or girl is able to
seven cruisers, 19 gunboats, one trans
pers 7:80. Services once a month.
hard work at or before that age ? Then
In the spring is the time to paint your port, five torpedo boats and 24 launches. do
parents, why not give your boys and girls
It is the purpose of this fleet to prevent the opportunity that is open to them?
pupil kept at home 2 or 3 days in the
your paint bill.
the insurgents from receiving supplies. No
Mrs. R. S. Goodrich’s two sons, Robert In most of the battles fought in this war
Why not make our school the foremost
and Edgar, arrived Monday evening from the insurgents have been victorious. At one in Yamhill? Respectfully,
Kansas City, on a visit.
M aud W illiamson .
the first of the war the Spanish attained
rkcrit orders .
F. W. Spencer will give you the inside some success, but it was only temporary,
K nowles C hapter No, 12, <>. E. H. -Meets Ht
M amnio hull the 2»i hir I 4th Monday evening
in each month. Visiting members cordially in on price if you wish to purchase a new as the lose of life amounted to more than
MYRTA AI’PERHON W. M.
buggy this spring.
the fruits of victory. General Gomez,
R. L. CONNER, Set
Themes at the Christian church next commander-in-chief, is a thorough pa
A. <). U. W.—Charity Lodge No. 7 meets first and
third Fridays of each month, 7:30 p. in. ixidge Lird’sday: “Cooperation” at 11a. m., triot, and cannot be discouraged by de
sad your favorite borne paper
room In Union block
\V. JI. FLETCHER, M W.
and “The Watchman on the Wall” at feat. Spain claims to be a civiliied na
J. D. BAKER, Becorder.
tion, yet they have been guilty of cruel
Yamhill Lodge No. 10 I), of II meet# in Union 7 :30 p. m.
hall second and fourth Friday evenings of each
Children and adults tortured by burns, ties that would shame an Apache Indian.
injuries, eczema or skin diseases Innocent women and children have been
C vstbm T ost N o . 9 Meets the second and fourth
both 1 YEAR for $1.25.
Saturday of etu h month In Union hall at 10:31 may secure instant relief by using De butchered by the Spaniards without the
a. m. on second Saturday and at 10:30 h . in. on
’ ;■ . • .
Under the rule of
CASH IN ADVANCE.
Address all orders to
4th Saturday. All member* of the order are Witt’s Witch Hazel Halve. It is the great least provocation.
cordially invited to attend our meeting».
“Butcher Weyler,” spies were hired to
THE REPORTER, tk
pile remedy. Hill’s Pharmacy.
E F. M anning , Commander.
B. F. CLÜBINB, Adjt.
lead the brave Cuban generals into am
Which is better, to thoroughly
The Grange store has purchased the bush. Generals Maceo and Arangurien
E lvira amf . mih . y N o . in , U nited A rtisans -
cleanse aud purify the blood just
Meet firat ami third Monday nightaofeaeh month Redmond counters, and they have been were victims of Spanish treachery. The
v information. Contains the Constitu
now, or make yourself liable to . , .
St 7:30p. in. in Union block.
tion of th« t. nlted States, the Constitution of the State of New Y'ork. the Dluglev Tarlfl bill with a
W G. HENDERSON. M. A.
Cubans are outnum*>ered three to one. the many dangerous ailments comparison
Cabinet and appointees, Ambassadors
J. W. BONES, Hec.
but, thanks to their unswerving purpose* which are so prevalent during Consul«, etc.; the peisonnel ot Confrere, names ot print lpal orticers of the dlrteient States, com
Tables of Public Statistics, KlectIon-<
Don't annoy others bv your coughing, they do not become discouraged.
summer? Impurities have been Returns, Party Platforms and Committees, complete articles on the currency, Gold and Silver and
and risk your life by neglecting a cold.
The cost of the war to Spain has been accumulating in the blood a 11 complete, corresponding In rank with Whittaker’s Almanac In Europe. olmana.- authoritative aud
One Minute Cough Cure cures coughs, so far, $280,000,000, and tlie yearly ex- winter, and right now is the time
PRICE 'J5 CENTS. Postage patd. Send nil orders to
THE REPORTER, McMinnville, Oregon,
colds, croup, grippe and all throat and penditure iB about |85,000,000. The; to get rid of them. A thorough
lung troubles. Hill’s Pharmacy.
Spaniards have not accomplished what course of Swift’s Specific is needed
Mrs. Clarissa Allison diet! at the home they expected to eo far. The Cubans to cleanse the blood and puri
of her son-in-law, Chris. Christenson, ut with their poor supplies and necessaries fy the system, toniug up aud
Newberg, Saturday morning, aged 8(1 have accomplished what the Spanish strengthening it all over. Those
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D esign *
years. She was buried in the Masonic cannot with their vast resources.
who take this precaution now are
They banish pain
C opyrights 4 c
cemetery at Lafayette on Monday.
YVe have been informed of the explo comparatively safe all summer;
Anyon. sanding * «ketch and description may
quickly ascertain onr opinion free whether an
and prolong life.
Whoopi ng cough is the moat distressing sion of the Maine. This is a serious loe» but to neglect it is to invite some
Invention in probably imtentablo Com num lei»
tlun»«tnetly eoufl.hmilHl Handbook on Patents
malady ; but its duration can be cut short
••ut rret». Olde«t Hveticy for •»‘curing patents.
Patent» taken through Munn A Co. receive
by the use of One Minute Cough Cure, one of the most efficient vessels in the mon during the trying hot season.
rprctal notk*, without charro, In the
which is also the liest known remedy for navy. It is generally believed that the It is uow that a course of Swift’
all lung and bronchial troubles. Spanish were connected with the ilis- Specific
A handsomely 11 lUMtrated weekly. Laruest dr. Hill's and
aster, but the general public will not
vulatlun of any adentiUc journal. Terms, $;» a
year; four months, fl. Solti by ail newsdealers.
Frank Wisecarver will return to the know until the Imard of commissioners
York mines in southern Oregon, lie is strong hand in their report. Spain, the once
Brandi Ofltee. ttia F Mt., Washington, D C.
in the faith that there is big money in powerful nation, is gradually decaying will accomplish so much toward
earth down there, and that there is before the other great powers, who, on rendering tne system capable of
No deception practiced.
no need of going way otT to Klondike to the oilier hand, ure rapidly advancing in resisting the evil influences which
No $100 Reward.
find it. The lack of water is a drawback the educational and mechanical arts of are so liable to attack it during
A8K YOUR DRUCCI8T to
the work this spring.
for n generous
the summer when sickness is so
For the next 30 days 1 will sell wall
It is the beet tonic
10 CENT TRIAL SIZE.
pa|>erat wav down prices to make room
and system-builder on the market,
Two acres of land one mile from Mc- because it is a r*al blood remedy
for new stock on the way. I do not carry
wall paper as a side issue. This is your Minnville, for sale at a bargain, Six- and is made solely to search out
room house, barn 24x32 ft., young or aud remove all impurities, and
golden op| ortunitv.
chard and all kinds small fruit. Inqnite supply an abundance of pure, rich
IL C. B yuns .
and red blood. S. S. S. is made
The battleship Oregon, of whose crew of W. 8. Houck.
TUF. ( I BIX W IH.
A SUCCESSFUL EVANGELIST
The Shasta Route
H. C. BURNS
York Weekly Tribune
The N. Y. Tribune Almanac
E ly ’8 C ream balm
rostama an cocaine, inrecury nor any other la-
lyrtow liras It open, and cleanses th* Nasal
Paasagre Allay« Pain and Inflammation Ores
and Protect* it» Membrane Rettore* th* Sense*
of Fret* and Smell. I« quickly alteorbed. (livre
Reliai al osee. *o eta al Druggists or by mail:
Trial »Ise lncta M Dmgafst» or by mall.
KLT BRU 1 HERS, M Warren Sir*«, New Y orti
Fret! Ramaev is now a member, is one of
the most formidable warshi|«of the Unit
ed States. She is 348 feet long and has a
displacement of 10,288 tons. She cost
13.180,000 and steams 15 knots an hour
Her crew consists of 424 men. Four 13-
inch guns. 8 8-inch, 4 fi-ineh and 30
smaller guns compose her armament.
In case war is declared, the Oregon will
be ordered from the Pacific to eastern
l*o you know, that Elsie Wright carries
a full line of lubricating oils for machin
ery T Owners of valuable harvesting and
other machinery cannot afford to exper
iment with poor oils. He carries the best
on the market and they are warranted
not to gum.
exclusively of roots and herbs,
aud is Nature’s own remedy. It
ie purely vegetable, and is the
only blood remedy guaranteed U
contain no' potash, mercury or
other mineral. Be sure to get 8.
What pleasure is there in life with a 8. 8. There is nothiug half as
headache, constipation and biiiousness** good.
The W. C. T. U. will hold their annual
election oi otlkera on Friday, April Sth.
A full attendance is desired.
V irginia G ro \ kr . Pres.
E ly a N kal , Sec’y.
Thousands experience them who could
become perfectly healthv by using De
Witt*# Little Early Risers, the famous
little pills. Hill’s Pharmacy.
Our shirts, collar« and cuffs are unsur*
peered. Noet of the business mon in
McMinnville will confirm thia. Those
who havn't had work done by us, send
in your laundry end be convinced.
W m . L ambert .
No matter what the matter is, one will do you
good, and you can get ten for five cents.
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