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ICJLK," The Dalles, Oregon.
OCTOBER 13, 1894
THEORY AGAINST FACT.
Senator Hill opened the campaign in
New York Thursday at Syracuse. In
his opening remarks he said :
"In a country like ours, which js gov
erned by political parties, and not by
royal families, the existence of at least
two great parties is essential to the gen
eral wefare. There must necessarily be
a difference of opinion on some public
questions, and such differences honestly
entertained furnish no excuse for coarse
abuse nor bitter personal reflections. .. I
propose to conduct a creditable canvass
in behalf of my. party, which has hon
ored me with its leadership, so that at
its conclusion, whatever the result may
be, I shall be able to retain at least my
, own self-respect, and I hope, as well, the
present respect of my adversaries. Facts
and arguments ' are weapons w hich I
shall invoke, rather than vilification and
vituperation. In great' political con
tests, measures and riot men should be
essentially the controlling factors."
However much we may disagree with
' the opinions, theories or practices of
Senator Hill, we honor him for the sen
timent expressed. Abuse is ' not argu
ment, and noise and fury and vitupera
tion are poor weapons indeed. Politic
ally the population is pretty evenly
divided between the . republican and
democratic parties. For the sake of
this argument we will assume that it is
evenly divided. That' each party, and
the individuals who compose each party
are conscientious in their beliefs, we be
. lief to be absolutely true. "We do not
believe that either party, or the mem
bers of either party, would willingly do
anything which they believed would in'
jure tne country, we do not believe a
republican would advocate a protective
tariff if he thought that system was do
ing what the democrats claim for it
Nor do we believe that any democrat
would advocate free trade if he believed
its effects would., be injurious to the
country. Neither party can injure the
country, its trade or prosperity, without
injuring itself and every member of its
party, as well as those of the other.
So much for that ; yet it is because of
this belief that we eee no possibility of
the country further clinging to the de
mocracy. Because of this belief we nrn-
dict a sweeping -viqtory for the republN
. can party throughout the entire north.
The level-headed democrats realize that
however attractive the theories of free
trade may have been ; however sonoroira
the rounded perorations about trading
with the world may have been, that the
facts "and the theory do not conincide.
The free-trade picture is not true" to the
free-trade fact. The theory was a ro
mance founded on sentiment, the reali
zation is a sorrowful story founded on
fact. That is the democatic condition.
pn the other band was the protective
tariff fact. . The country was prosperous,
the capitalist found investment for Mb
money, the laborer employment for his
hands, wages were good and eruploy
ment'to be had for the asking. This
was the" protective tariff fact which the
dissatisfied traded off for the democratic
theory. The change has been tried, with
'what degree of satisfaction the parties
who caused the change can say for them
selves. The American voter is honest,
and he is intelligent. '..He realizes the
mistake and will walk up to the polls
cheerfully to rectify it, just as soon as
the opportunity is given him. Therein
lies the certainty of democratic downfall
and therein lies the assurance of repub
lican victory. Abuse will not change
the facts. It will net aid or strengthen
either eide. The. campaign is one of
measures and of principles. It is a fair,
. square issue, not between pure. and good
men on one side, and impure and evil
ones on the other ; but a trial of conflict
ing systems, with the American- people
in the jury box, can there be any doubt
as to the verdic. ?
Minister Zeballos of the Argentine
Republic says a remarkable stimulation
of the wool industry of his country has
resulted from the enactment of the
. tariff law in this country. Raw wool
has made heavy advances in the Argen
tine markets, similar to the rise in Lon
don and Paris, and extensive prepara
tion's are being made for the wool ex
ports to this country. Mr. Zeballos is
just back from New York, where he
found merchants were largely increasing
their wool orders, and new steamship
lines were being projected to handle the
new trade. The minister said this coun
try bought $2,000,000 of the coarse grade,
long combed Argentine wool last year,
but the trade promises to reach $6,000,
000 this year. The trade in fine Merino
wools promises to triple in the same
manner. Minister Zeballos says the
increased, price of wool overcomes the
fears felt by . American wool-growers
that the foreign competitors would pull
down the price and k ill the Americau
wool production. Pacific Farmer.
The Pendleton Tribune says that the
sheriff sold fourteen good horses last
week to N. H. Cottrell, for $25, of at the
rate of $1.78 apiece. The Alliance
Herald lays the blame on John Sherman
and the demonetization of silver.; If its
idea ia correct and silver was restored to
say $1.26 an ounce, those horses would
have brought $3.57. As J the Herald
claims the horses were worth $100 each,
will it kindly explain what caused the
$96.43 deficiency in price over and above I
the fall silver value.
We do not know how often we shall
have to state that we will not give space
to obituary poetry. Nearly every death
that occurs in this neighborhood stirs in
some one a divine efflatus and forthwith
they insult clean, white paper with the
veriest rot, devoid of sense, devoid of
measure, and imperfect of rhyme. We
will not willingly be a party to taking
.advantage of the dead. Once more we
Reiterate we will not publish obituary
poetry. We don't want it, and respect
fully request that it be not sent to this
he Baptist church; Rev. O. D.'Taylor
pastor, will hold services at 11 o'clock
tomorrow morning. Alt 'not worship
ping elsewhere are cordially invited.
Sunday school follows the morning ser
vice. No service in the evening.
Methodist Episcopal church, Rev. J.
Whisler pastor. . Preaching by the
pastor at 11 a. m. and 7 :30 p. m. ; Sunday
school after ' morning service ; Junior
League at 5 :30 p.m. ; Epworth League
at 6 :30 p. m. j class meeting Sunday at 10
a. m. and Tuesday at 7 :30 p. m. ; prayer
meeting Thursday at 7 :30 p. m. ". All
are cordially welcomed.
The Congregational church, corner
of Court and Fifth street Sunday ser
vices as usual : At 11 a. m. and at 7 :30
p. in. worship, and a - sermon by. the
pastor, W. C. Curtis. ' . Sunday school
immediately after the morning service
and meeting of the Young .People's
Society of Christian Endeavor at 6 p. m.
Topic, How Christ helps us in our daily
tasks; Col iii :12-17. Persons not wor
shipping elsewhere are cordially in
vited to unite with us.
Mr. Thos. Harlan of Hosier was in
the city .yesterday,
Mrs. Langille of Hood River has been
a guest of Mrs. Thos. Lang this week;
Mr. Frank Lee, of the Pacific Farmer,
is in the city, and taking notes of our
i i i -1 .
' Miss Nettie Grimes returned to Port
land today, after a few weeks spent
witn irienas in the city.
Mrs. W. E. Sylvester who has . been
visiting -her daughter in -JPortland, re
turned home last evening. -
Max "Vogt is justly proud of the show
ing made from his ranch. Last spring
Lhe planted several acres with -hops, and
thinking they would ' not produce any
thing this year, did not pole most of
them. . Those that were taken care of,
however, show that they are pleased
with both soil and climate,, as they
would yield at least 1200 pounds to the
acre. He had a very-' fine exhibit of
them at the pavilion, Froni "the same
ranch he exhibited corn planted in the
latter part of June, and some late
potatoes, taking the first premium on'
both of these as well as the hops
The exhibits have been removed from
the pavilion today preparatory to , the"
dance tonight. The making of the art
and agricultural exhibits in the city in
stead of at the fair ground was a decided
improvement and resulted in a large at
tendance and' consequently an awakened
interest that will make itself felt another
year. The exhibit, taken all in all, is a
remarkably good one. the- art depart
ment alone being worth the admission fee
and demonstrating the fact that The
Dalles has among its citizens artists of
more than ordinary merit.
The steamer Dalles City collided with
tne inompson Wednesday - morning
soon after leaving her dock. The fog
was very thick and the Thompson was
lying bow on to the wharf, with' her
stern in the channel. . Captain Johnson
by prompt action prevented a serious
accident, but as it was a portion of the
upper works of the Dalles City was in
jured.' The blame rests With the officers
of the Thompson for lying crosswise of
the river, especially during so" heavy a
fog. The Dalles pity made ,her trip as
The daily reports of the fair for Thk
Chronicle were written by Mr. Fred.
Wilson. They were -clear, and compre
hensive, and were written in a peculiarly
happy vein. We congratulate ourselves
on securing Mr. Wilson's services, and
unhesitatingly say that for his experience
he is one of the very best local writers
we ever met.
" Rev. O. D. Taylors' son, Dayton,, aged
about 15 years, suffered a fracture of the
ritfhtleg near the ankle this' afternoon
about 1 o'clock, Caused by a horse which
be was riding falling on him.
When cattarrh attacks a person of
scrofulous diathesis, the disease is almost
sure to become chronic , The only
efficacious care, therefore, is Ayer's
Sarsaparilla, which expels scrofula from
tbe system and the catarrh soon follows
suit. Local treatment is only a waste of
time. ' . '
Feed wheat for sale cheap at Waaeo
"Only the Scars
Says IIexrY Hudson? of the James
- S . Smith Woolen
Pa., who certi
fies as follows:
als, which I see
in regard to cer
the blood, etc.,
none impress me
more, than my
own . case.
ago, at the age'
of 18 years, I bad
on my legs,
wliicu broke and
Our family pliy
sicinn could do
me no good, nnil it was fuared that the
bones would be affected. At; last, my
good old .
mother Urged tVSe
.to try Ayers Sarsaparilla. I took three
bottles, the soics healed, and I liavo not
been troubled since. Only the scars
remain, and tlio memory of the
past, to remind lno of tlio good
Ayer's Savsapai-iila has done me.
1 now vr:!;r!i' two hundred mul twenty
pounds, ami n:n in the best of health.
I have wu on the road for the pp.st
twelve.yearsbavc noticed Ayer's Sar
saparilla advertised in till parts ot the
United States, and- always take pleas
ure in tolling what good it did for riie."
Prepared by Dr. J. C. Ayer jfe Co., Lowell, Mass
Curesothers, will cure you
GAMBLING IN EUROPE.
Tbe Met Profits Estimated to Exceed
000,000 Francs a Year.
Most persons associate all mention
of gambling in Europe with Monte
Carlo. Since a great gambling' syndi
cate has been trying to get a hold in
the little neutralized Duchy of Luxembourg-,
however, an interesting list
of continental .casinos and their win
nings has been published by tJie -Ger
man newspapers. This list, says the
NewYorkSun,is intended to show that
the 'continent has already too many
gambling : hells and that the grand
duke of Luxembourg should persist in
declining the syndicate's offer , to pay
most of the government's expenses in
exchange for the privilege of operating
their roulette wheels in the shadow of
his throne. "
Here is the - list: . Dunkirk -casino,
winnings in 1893, 300,000 francs; Bou
logne casino, 800,000 xrancs; Xrouvtue
casino; 450,000 francs; Trouville, .Hotel
Eden, 150,000 francs; Dieppe casino,
200,000 francs; Coburg casino, 380,000
francs; Fecamp casino, 100,000 francs;
Havre casino, 300,000 francs; Havre,
Hotel Frascati, 150,000 francs; Treport
City casino, 50,000 francs; Berck casino,
150,000 francs; Olonne casino, 100,000
francs; Jtozan . casino, 100,000 francs;'
several Arcachon houses, 100,000 francs;
Biarritz casino, 1,000,000 francs;- Castle
Biarritz, 150,000 francs; Muchon casino,
'400,000 francs; Falavaz casino, 200,000
francs; Aix les Bains casino, 120,000
francs; Vichy . casino, 50,000 francs;
Vichy International -hotel, 600,000
francs; Vichy Eden, 350,000 francs:
Vichy alcazar, 50,000 francs; Vichy res
taurant, 30,000 francs; Kogat casino,
.Outside of Monaco the gambling hells
on the continent are known to profit
some 10,000,000 francs annually, ex
clusive of all expenses. ' With the
Monaco casino, "the gambling syndi
cates of ' the continent make a net
profit of 25,000,000 francs or more every
a Veritable Marvel
A most marvelous clock has been-
made by a Black Forest maker and sold
for four thousand dollars. Besides do
ing everything that most clocks do in
the matter of time and calendar, says
the Jeweler's Weekly, it shows the
time In Berlin, St.. Petersburg, Madeira,
Shanghai, Calcutta, Montreal, San
Francisco, Melbourne and Greenwich.
fcjvery evenmg at eight a young man
invites the company to vespers in an
electrically illuminated chapel, where a
young woman plays the "Maiden's
. " a New Year's eve two trumpeters
announee the flight of the old year and
the advent of .the new.. In May a
cuckoo comes out, in June a quail, in
October a pheasant appears to be shot
down by a typical British sportsman,
who proceeds to bag his game. At day
break the sun rises and some bells
play a German air, entitled "Phoebus,
Awake." On the ni'-ht of the full moon
they play anothei ..ir, entitled "Sweet
and Tranquil Luna." There are other
features too numerous to mention.
' When Baby was sick, we gare her Castoria.
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria, .
When she became Miss, she clung to Castoria.
When she had Children, she gave them Castoria.
To purchase five dozen early pnUiets,
Brahma or Plymouth Rock, cross pre
ferred. Price f2.50per dozen.- Call on
Ed. 11. Habbiman,
s25-l!ii.l " Endersby, Or,
to l is
1c ; ii . ; "
Prices that will ;
. Just received a fine stock of goods, -w-liicli I" am' offering
at astonishingly low prices. . A fine line of . . :. 1
DRESS GOODS, SILKS; GINGHAMS, CALICOS, LACES, EMBROIDERIES;
Call and See i -in
the fafr grounds; one black
mare, white bind toot, small white spot
it forehead, and one light sorrel horse,
white hind foot, small white strip in
face and saddle marked, both branded
A. on left stifle. V Horse also branded A
on the right hind leg. A liberal reward
will be paid tor information wnlcn will
lead to their recoverv, by the under
siffnea. - -. . A. S. Macallistkr,
Help Wanted. .
Wanted An active, reliable man to
represent usjSlo weekly. Give refer-'
ence Address ''- -
. : Shepp & Co., P. O. Box 785,
OctlO-lw ,' , Philadelphia, Penn.
All city warrants registered prior to
January 2,1892, are now due and pay
able at . my office. Interest ceases after
this date, - 1. 1. Bueget, City Treas.
Dated Dalles City, Aug. 1. 1894. . ;
Pot on Tour Glasses and Look at This.
From $100 to $2,000 to loan;: Apply to
- Geo. W. Rowland,
113 Third St. The Dalles. Or.
No Freight will he accepted for ship
ment between the honrs of 5 P. MC. and
9 A.-. M. , except .1t Stock and Povlsh
able Goods. !., P. Se A,. N. Co.
. .IuIt 20th. 1894.
. Seed Rye, 75 cents -Joles,
Collins & Co. 'a
Visit the ; v
'. - . ...
I. C. Nickelsen's
Music rf? Book Store,
, ' -r .. - ' :
- . v
on Second St. Attract- -.'
, ive and useful goods at .
r hard-times prices. Fresh "
' arrival every day of the
. Latest Books arid Music.
Silverware, Watches, Toys,
Stationery, Etc.. . .
We wish to announce that
- we have made a specialty of
Winter Blooming Bulbs,
HYACINTHS and LILIIES,
POTTED PLANTS of All Kinds.
We are prepared to furnish -:
on short notice cut flowers1' ,
for all occasions; also pot '
plants and wires. -
St. Mary's Academy
THE DALLES, OR. '
EE-OPENS SEPTEMBEE 3d, 1894.
BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL FOB GIRLS.
.Rates per term of ten weeks, '
' payable In advance: v ,
Board and Tuition. . ..,..$40 00
Entrance Fee 'payable but once). 6 00
Bed and Bedding -. -. 8 00
Instrumental Music, Type-writins, Telegraphy,
Drawing and Painting form extra charges.- ,
French, German, Latin, Needlework and Vocal
Music taught free of charge to regular pupils.
BATES FOB DAY-PUP1L6. $5, $G, 3 or 10 per
, term according to grade.
For further particulars address,
All work promptly attended to, ' .
now be found at 162 - Second
MENS' SUITS, BOYS' SUITS, CHILDREN'S SUITS. N'
We are Still In It,
: We are selling more goods than ever,. v .
- . for the simple reason that "
Our PRICES am RIGHT.
We pay more for
Consult Your Interests,
and Trade with
Telephone No. 20.
33 W "VAXTBE,
. . -. -
'V . Bdscessor to Paul Kreft St Co.
PAINTS,. OILS AND GLASS.
' . And the. Most Complete and Latest Patterns and Designs in . N .
'-'"' . . - ' - ' ' . ' .
. PRACTICAL PAINTER and PAPER HANGER. None but the best brands
of J. W. MASURY'S PAINTS nsed in all our work, and none but the
most skilled workmen .employed. Agents for Masury Liquid Paints. No chem
icel combination or soap mixture. ' A first-class - article in all colors. All orders,
promptly attended to. - .
Store and Paint Shoo corner Third and Washington Sts., The Dalles, Oregon
When the Train stops at TEE DALLES, get off on the South Side
.. ' t th - -. " ; f , J :" ' -
jtmtt coiiUjviBm hotei.
This laree and notmlar Honse
and is prepared to furnish
nonra in tne city, ana at
$1.00 per Day. - pirst Qass Teals, "25 Cegts.
OfBoe tor all Stage Lines leaving Tbe toalles for all
points In Eastern Oregon and Eastern Washington,
' in this Hotel.
Corner of Front and Union Sts.
, iTHE CELEBRATED -
All X- 1 I t"T" r- 1
' This wellrknown Brewery ia now turning out th best Beer and Portei
east of the Cascades. The latest appliances for the manoiacture of good health
ful Beer have been introduced, and ony tbe first-class article will be placed on
JOHJi M. KANE, '
Physician anJ Surgeon.
. aJUFUR. OREGON. " :
Late House Burseon, 8t. Vincent's Hospital of
Portland, Oregon. sep28
v ' U ,
in The Dalles.
COLLINS & CO.
THE RELIABLE FIRM.
does the nrlndnal hotel business.
the Pct Accommodations of any
tne low rate oi .
T. T. NICHOLAS, Propr.
- Hand-Corded Corsets, Health Reform' Waists.,
Nursing Corsets, Misses' Waists, Children's Waists,
Shoulder Braces and Hose Supporters made to order.
. east of the Fair Grounds. It desired each garment
will be fitted before being finished. Call at the fac
tory and examine our goods, or drop a card in the
office, and oar agent -will call and secure your order.
s 1 r- r-fc
Physician and Surgeon,
DtTFUB, OREGON., . . .
Cafp- All professional calls promptly attende
toTday and night. aprl4