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PLACE FOR THE FRUIT
Big Kvaporator Will Soon He
Perishable Orchard and Garden
Products Will Be Handled
. ai Colfax.
I ollax is to have a large fruit and
vegetable evaporating and drying plant
which will furnish a safe and handy mar
ket for the various orchard and garden
products of the Paloase country, much
of which now goes to waste because it
will not bear shipment in its. green state
Bnlin Bros., proprietors of the Colfax
box factory, are to establish the house
mihl have it in operation in time to care
for the apple crop of the country, and
pomibly for the prunes and other 'earlier
fruits. Tbe capacity of this new indus
try is to be about ten tons of green fruit
or vegetables a day.
It will give to ti.e small orchardist a
market and to the larger grower a safe
place to put at least that part of their
orchard and garden products which
would stand evaporation, but not shin
lhe big evaporator will be installed
on the grounds adjoining the Hulin
barn on south Main street. \|| fruits
and vegetables for which a market in
their evaporated or dedicated condition
pan be found will be handled.
Much care, investigation and expense
has been used by the firm to perfect the
details of this new and important indus
try. Henry Hulin has traveled inces
santly during the past two months
through the fruit districts of Oregon,
Washington and Idaho. His search was
for the best methods and the best men
to handle a business of this kind.
He found at Salem, Oregon, an evap
orator which he has concluded to install.
It is the Stevens, successfully used there,
and thr inventor and builder will install
it and put it in successful operation.
Kaoiiac farmers are rejoicing in the
prospect of a good wheat crop and
higher prices. A gentleman, who has
just returned from the east, by way of
the Great Northern, says that the crop
of Minnesota and North Dakota is
ruined. Even in the famous Red River
valley wheat is heading out so short
that it can scarcely be cut with a mow
ing machine. There will not be enough
for feed and seed. He reports, also, that
the wheat crop in Ohio will not average
more than live bushels to the acre.
Kansas and Missouri however, have
promise of a better crop. Wheat will
certainly go higher.
Summer fallow is getting very hard to
Spring wheat is beading oat, and some
of the Fall wheat is coloring.
Cherries and raspberries are ri|H>.
Mr. and Mrs. i>. F. Trimble were visit
ing relatives in this vicinity last week.
Many Kamiai-ers attended the Elber
ton picnic. Shelby Stevens was so un
fortunate as to lose there a valuable
horse and saddle. The former either
bioke loose or was stolen.
Mrs. M. Loving wan visiting in this
George and Prank Tempero and Louis
Gnptil are land seeking on the reserva
Columbus Stevens took his engine to
i'alouse recently for repairs.
Mcl Farley and his father-in-law, -lack
(ireer, returned Tuesday from Republic.
In a runaway near Palouse City Mr.
Ifuint, a relative of the Farleys, was
thrown from the buggy near (Iray &
(IrayV mill, lie was rendered uncon-
Bcious by the fall and died Friday. The
Iniirgy was wrteked.
Dave Whitney has a colt which will be
a prize winner. It is only a year old
and weighs tHJO pounds. We hope that
he wiil take the premium at the fair.
School closes next week.
W. .I. Trimble has returned from the
east and will spend the summer here.
Uncle David Hull went to Sprnguc
lake last week on a lishing excursion.
Mrs. (I. (Mark and daughter. Myrtle,
left hint treek to visit the family of Net
McArtbnr, who liven on Camas prairie.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. (iates and Mrs. W.
A. Parvin departed last week for Day
ton, to attend the I*. B. conference, then
in session at that place.
A very enjoyable school picnic, helj
last Friday, marked the done of the
sprir>^ term in the Lynch district.
Rev. Parker came out from Palouse
Wednesday evening to give a talk in be
half of the Red Cross lodge, now being
organized throughout the country, but
the small attendance would not jtistify
The roads are dusty, the way is long
and the weather is hot; yet all thetse
drawbacks did not prevent a large con
course of people from this section at
tending the Blberton picnic last week.
The recent advance in the price of
wheat and the present crop prospects
have taken al! the blueness out of the
fanners" feelings and now you can hear
them smile clear around the next bend
in the road.
Aug. Seiler returned Snnday from his
trip to the Republic mining district. He
reports an excellent time «nd looks as
hearty as ( ver.
•loe M<'<z!:ii come down from Colfax
Saturday to eijoy a few weeks of coun
Arli<> < >stcr of Alki is visiting at 11. 11.
Ackerman's for a few days.
Mr. ami Mix. M. H. Ackerman are re
joicing over the arrival of a daughter
Geo. Huntley, the Endicott merchant,
visited in this vicinity Sunday.
Mrs. 11. P. and Mrs. Wm. Barr visited
friends in Oakesdale a few days the past
V\. P, Grover returned Saturday from
Spokane. He has taken a contract for
building a large dweiliog boosa for 11.
Miss Bdith .Jones called on friends
here the past week. She expects to re
main for some time.
Miss Anna Stiuson came out from Col- j
fax Tuesday for a ihott visit with her
mother, Mrs. Irish.
Mr. and Mrs. Schmuck returned from
Medical Lake Saturday, where they
have been attending campmeeting for a :
Rev. Woods of Penawawa filled his
regular appointment at Willow creek
n hool house Sunday.
aT" 5" Ilutchinw>» was over from Oak, s
l>. R. Bullock of Spokane is in the city
on a business visit.
W. J. Davenport returned Tuesday
from a visit to Spokane.
Perry Crowell returned Friday from a
trip to Baker City and Boise.
M. A. Corner was down from Garfield
Friday on a brief business trip.
Mise Lizzie Swendicb returned Friday
from attendance at the \V. A. C.
Al. Hooper and family were up from
1 ampa Friday, transacting business.
Thomas and Wilbert Hamblen are
looking over the Camaa prairie country.
W. J. Hamilton us at a Spokane sani
tarium and fast improving in health.
Mrs. George Manefield and children
visited relatives in Moscow early in the
Prank Walton, an old time newspaper
man of southern Idaho, is spending a
few days in town.
Harvey Lee of Lee's Siding returned
home last week from a business trii. to
Mrs. Cal. If. Boswell and daughter
Catherine left Tuesday for a visit with
friends at Hooper.
Miss Kate Elmer of Palouse ia in the
city, visiting her aunt, Mrs. ('. A. Elmer,
and Miss Lillian Dickens.
Miss Carrie Torrance came up from
Dayton last week, for a few wu k's visit
with relatives near Diamond.
Clark Cartlich returned from Pullman
Saturday, where he lias been in attend
ance at the Agricultural college.
Miss Rath llungate left Wednesday
for Illinois, where she expects to make a
lengthy visit with relatives.
\V. B. Mackenzie, formerly a. ('ollax
resident, but now of Spokane spent a
few hours in the city Tuesday.
Chandler Woodward is home fur the
vacation, having arrived Saturday from
attendance at the Portland Academy.
Mrs. 11. P. James left Monday for
Middlebury, Vermont, where she will
spend the summer with friends and rela
Miss Lillian Ortutt of .Juliuetta,ldaho,
is in the city, visiting with Mrs. W. J.
Davenport. She expects to remain a
Mr. and Mrs. E. Dighton of St. Joe,
Idaho, were in Colfax Sunday, en route
home from a seven months" visit to
Kate Hogan is home from her
European trip and concert tour of the
states and will visit her parents for
Howard Wolfard, nephew of 11. W.
Howard, left Monday evening for a visit
of several months with relatives at Los
Prof. <). A. Noble of Cheney, formerly
at the head of the Colfax schools, has
been appointed deputy state superin
tendent of public instruction.
W. H. MeTier recently purchased prop
erty at Gay and moved np the latter
part of last week. Mr. MeTier will con
duct the mammoth warehouse that is
now being erected there by Aaron Kuhn.
Irving Spencer of Portland is visiting
Chandler Woodward. The two boys in
company with Dolph Coolidge and
Berthold Kuhn left Thursday for an out
ing of a month on the St. Maries river
Miss Flora Wilcox, pastor of the
Colfax Christian church, lias closed her
work here and gone to Seattle, where
she will spend her summer vacation.
She will not return to Colfax. Her
successor has not been chosen.
Dr. (Jeorge Sutherland was in town
Saturday from his mine in the vicinity
of Bossburg. The doctor feels elated by
the showing being made by the mines of
the Red Top, Easter Sunday, Sulphide,
and adjacent claims in the Bo^sburg
Misses Jessie Fretz, Margaret Davis,
Laura Barbee, Emily Carter, Fannie lr
win, Pearl Howard, Elva Krausse, and
Annie Stineon left for Pullman Sunday,
to attend the summer school at the
Agricultural college, which will be in
session six weeks.
Mrs. Nettie Dumdi left Tuesday for
Sioux City, lowa, where she will visit her
parents. She expects to be absent three
months and will attend the national
meeting of the Woman's Relief Corps at
Chicago in September.
THE SOCIAIi SIDE.
Mrs. A. Coolidge and Mrs. T. J. Stone
entertained a party of lady friends at
the residence of Mrs. Stone last Friday
afternoon. The house was prettily
decorated with pink and white and the
same color scheme was followed in the
dainty refreshments which were served
during the afternoon. There were six
tables of progressive euchre, Mrs. Abell
receiving the prize for progression and
Mrs. Chape for lone hands. In a guess
ing contest Mrs. Armstrong received a
prize for giving the most correct
answers. All spent a most delightful
AMONG THE CHUKCHES.
Regular services of the Christain
church will be held Sunday, with the ex
ception of preaching. Sunday school as
11 -n; i!.
The Bubject for the Curistain Science
lesson sermon for June 124, is "God."
Golden text- For God is the king of all
the earth: t-ing ye praises with under
standing.—Psalm 47-7. All are invited.
At the Baptist church Rev. Newman
will preach next Sabbath morning, at
11. Pastor Collins will preach in the
evening at 8.
Kntertainecl the Band.
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Endsley enter
tained the Colfax band and several
friends at their home in north Colfax
last Monday night. The occasion was
the celebration of Mr. Endslev's birth
day. He was the recipient of a number
of beautiful gifts. Dainty refreshments
were served and a good time had.
A Monster Devil Fish
Destroying its victim, is a type of con
stipation. The power of this malady is
felt on organs, nerves, muscles and brain.
But Dr. King's New Life Pills are a safe
and certain cure. Best in the world for
stomach, liver, kidneys and bowels. Only
25 cents, at The Elk Drug Store, F. J.
! Stone, Prop^
(iood cow for sale. For particulars
inquire of Mrs. J. F. Fuller,
H. W. Gofp writes reliable Inscuance.
(<(>u-.\.\ <;Azr:tTK, cqi.fax, Washington, june 29, 1900.
WHEAT WENT JUMPING
Continued from Third Page.
by the northwest failure. The items
given undoubtedly had some inflnecce.
Long.i were profit takers Saturday, and
they were ready for more today. The
news had the effect of prodding them
along. The northwest was still credited
with paying good prices to make up the
For a time following the opening, the
market held steadily over N7c. The
hammering by holders shortly before
noon, however, began to tell. July
Bagged to «5e and then, all in a few
minutes, broke down to 81Y\. At 85e
stop loss orders in long numbers were
re tcbed for the first time since the ad
vance began, and there was such effort
to sell that between 87c and the bottom
there was scarcely a check to the decline.
Support, credited by many to Wall
street interests, caught the breaking
crral nt s:>,\ and hauled it back to SO,
where the wheat market closed.
Took a Drop.
» bicago, Juno 2(j — The wheat market
might be likened to a 'Second sober
thought." It waH active but not wild,
and traders in a more leisurely manner
re-adjasted to a degree the prices, which
broke loose and went soaring last week.
There wan no change in the northwest
ern flection. The Dakotas and Minne
sota renewed their pitiful cries of distress
over the ruin of their crops, hut gener
nlly the cries fell upon deaf ears. On
the other hand the Liverpool close was
■i l-, under yesterday and it was declared
that the southwest would rai^e 100,000,
--001) bushels more than last year, an
amount: nearly sufficient to make up for
the shortage occasioned by the north
west failure. Local longs pressed heavily
on the market at the opening, which was
at x:\\ to 83% for July. The break
stirred the northwest and selling orders
from that section poured in early, send
ing July down to 82% c within an hour of
the opening. Some of the important
longs were not sellers, but they were a
small minority, for the crowd with big
profits in view was large. Later in the
day July recovered to B.i T,e on a little
[ess pressure from longs for the moment.
The bulge was lost in short order and
probably the decline was only ended by
the closing of the session. The close
wus at the bottom, July 4c under yester
day at 82c.
Jumped l~i> Again.
Chicago, June '27.— The liquidation
which set in Monday had not quite Bpent
itself last night and some fag ends of it
tumbled into tbe wheat pit at the begin
ning of business today. Thin, with some
declines in Liverpool cables, caused un
easiness early. .Inly opened unchanged
at \c up at 82<582%c and quickly sold
off to 81^?. At this point the liquida
tion took the form of scattered selling.
The demand was excellent from the
northwest and the seaboard and Hold
out bulls were also active in replenish
ing their stocks. The remainder of the
session consequently was strong. Com
pared with recent tensions, trade was
quiet, the rally was gradual and the best
price was not reached until afternoon,
when July perched at N4V- The bulge
brought out profit-seeking stuff and a
dip to 83% c followed, but the market
quickly recovered to B."J::,c and flowed
firm, July 1 •"•,<: over yesterday at B'6%c.
Liverpool, lollowing her opening weak
ness, turned strong. There was light
rain in the northwest, but the opinion iB
general that the northwest crop is prac
tically beyond hope.
Thursday—Wheat closed in Chicago at
site. The local price is 43c iv warehouse
and 46c on board.
Lieutenant Governor Weinberg.
E. W. Weinberg has greater ambi
tions than pacing the beat of a Colfax
special policeman and wearing a tin
star on circus days. The announcement
of his candidacy for the democratic nom
ination for lieutenant governor of
Washington has been made west of the
mountains, and we may expect to see it
return home by slow freight—probably
in a pine box and on a ticket for a
District No. 11M for the month ending
June 22: Those neither tardy nor ab
sent during the month were Lizzie
Barter, Bertha Ilarter, Mollie Harter,
Mary Seiler, Elza Seiler, Maud Thomp
son and Tracey Askins. The last two
of those named above were neither tardy
nor absent during the term. —Geo. T.
A Sprained Ankle Quickly Cured.
"At one time I suffered from a severe
sprain of the ankle," says (ieo. E Cary,
editor of the Guide, Washington, Va.
"After using several well recommended
medicines without success, I tried Cham
berlain's Pain Balm, and am pleased to
say that relief came as soon as I began
its use and a complete cure speedily
followed." Sold by all druggists.
Second-Hand Threshing Outfits.
I have for sale in Colfax: 1 "Pride of
Washington" .'52-inch separator; 1 .1. I.
Case ;?2-inch "Agitator; 2 cook house?;
2 tanks nnd stackers and feeders. Any
part of the said property will be sold
for cash, or part cash and approved
security. Any one wishing to examine
this property, call at sheriff's office, Col
fax. John L. Sharpstein,
Horses for Sale.
We have for Bale at prices to suit
everybody, 50 head of grade Clyde work
horses, ranging from 1200 to IGOO
pounds, i to 7 years old. Mansfield
Brow., ;j'.j miles south of Winona*
400 acres of bunchgraes pasture on
Steptoe butte; plenty of water. Inquire
of W. A. Davis, Steptoe P. 0., or Ed.
A good second hand Jones header,
uned a part of two seasons; in good re
pair. For particulars apply to P. P.
For Sale Cheap.
The building erected a few years ago
and used for a bowling alley, adjoining
the Knappßarrell building. Apply to
(ieo. H. Lennox o
For Sale or Trade.
One new reaper and one 3J£ wagon.
Also oats for sale. Apply to J. Milroy,
Alkali Flat. P. O. Penawawa, Wash/
For Sale Cheap.
A 28-inch Pitts horsepower threshing
1 machine. Inquire E. B. Miller, Colfax,
.1. W. Arrasmith is the new republican
committeeman in Bethel precinct.
Don Downs has been discharged from
jail by the superior court because o! ill
Dr. Geo. W. Sutherland has accepted
a position in W. s. Hamilton's Pioneer
Aaron Kuhn has bought the Farmers'
warehouse at Klberton for $1000. He
will build an addition.
An incorrigible youth named Edwards
was Drought down from Pullman Tues
day for sentence to the reform school
A IG-year-old son of .1. L. Brown was
drowned Monday while attempting to
swim a deep hole in Union Mat creek,
near the Hamilton bridge.
Coifax Lodge A. O. U. W., and tin-
Degree of Honor will hold a joint
basket picnic on the Fourth of July at
derber's grove. All members and their.
families are invited.
The regular meetings of the Order of
Washington are the (irst and third Fri
day nights of each month; but because
of live Fridays in this month the next
meeting will occur July (>.
Census Enumerator Smith reports the
work of taking the census in Coif ax as
nearing completion. Everyone not yet
enumerated should see Mr. Smith at
once, as the books close Saturday.
Lark David of Palouse is in thecountv
jail, charged with the theft of a horse
from Win. Gribble about a month ago.
He was brought down from Colville
Wednesday by Deputy Sheriff Steward.
Harry DePledge, chief deputy in the
treasurer's oflice, has resigned and will
become assistant cashier of the First
National Bank of Coifax. L. E. Allen
will be advanced to the tirst deputyship
under the treasurer.
The following marriage licenses have
been issued: George E. Schulz, Spokane,
and Edith Schmidt, Coifax; Geo. Cam -
bell and Minnie Berry Palouse; W. C.
Campbell and Mary A. Wilson, I'ullman:
J. W. Hitchcock, Starbuck, and Lillian
Mat kin, Farmißgton.
A party of seven young men left Col
fas Sunday morning for the lend d'
Oreille country, where they have been
engaged for a three months'campaign
of surveying government land. They
were Joe Yaieley, Marry Marsh, Dick
Hall, George Ilogan.Will Kennell, Lloyd
and Conovcr. They were entraged by
Oliver Hall for Prflter & McDonald of
Seattle, who have the contract for the
Unclaimed I setters.
List of letters remaining uncalled for
in the Colfax poßtoffice. .June I'll. 1900:
Cole, .! P Roberts, S T
Monroe, Mrs Annie Wade, F M
One cent postage will be collected.
James Ewakt, P. 11.
Three miles north of I'ullman, June
1'), of heart disease. Mrs. .1. I. Craw
ford, aged 65. She fell dead while get
ting a drink of water.
Colfax, June '27, George E. Sehulz of
Spokane and Edith Schmidt of Colfax.
A Good Cough Medicine.
It speaks well for Chamberlains Cough
Remedy when druggists use it in their
own fumilies in preference to any other.
"1 have sold Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy for the past live years with com
plete satisfaction to myself and custom
ers, " says Druggist J. Goldsmith, Van
Etten, N. V, "I have always used it in
my own family both for ordinary coughs
and colds and for the cough following
la grippe, and find it very efficacious."
For sale by all druggists,
Close Connections North
Through the new time card adopted
by the Spokane Falls & Northern rail
road, effective June 3, the <). R. & N.
now makes close connection by both
morning and evening trains for British
Columbia and points north of Spokane.
As travel to the north is rapidly increas
ing, this is a great convenience and one
which will no doubt be appreciated by
Dr. Buck's Celery, Sfrsaparilla and
Dandelion Compound, for that lazy feel
ing. Purifies the blood; makes one feel
good. Sold only at The Klk DrugStore o
See llulin Bros, for cherry boxes. They
have a large stock always on hand,
Insure with H. W. Goff.
hor?«' and poor look- /£, '-^^aiV
worst klii',l of n com- rp^=BsA
not onh'makP?> the harness and the 1 w^k
horse Ux k bPtter, but makPS th« ' X»
leather soft and pliable, puts it in con- ('&%
, 1,, /j^ diii'in to lust—twice as long jL%
''iii&lSwl/ft us it ordinarily would. (Mb
i'liW'j it I Bo '. m ; -1 ■■• in -^t— all (mm
Your \1& i
Horse a xmmiiW
Chance t T§jgp
Restore Vitality, Lost Vigor and Manhood
Cure Impotency, Night Emissions, Loss of Mem
v***p», ory, all wastine diseases. ■ _~~~
agjfflf*^ all eSects of self-abuse or Ct [%.
\jM*Z^. U''^Q''-> aud indiscretion.
SW-ySA nerve tonic and PILLS
Vii *• >iii,blood builder. Brings
y "vSTthe pink glow to pale *>ff
■}-AX?*w^ cheeks and restores the %J^f
i/Wj&Vnre of youth. By mail CTS«
Y^?n \soc per box. 6 boxes for ■—>
$2.50, with our bankable graurantee to cure
or refund the money paid. Send for circular
and copy of our bankable guarantee bond.
Positively guaranteed core for Loss of Power,
Varicocele, Undeveloped or Shrunken Organs,
Paresis, Locomotor Ataxia, Nervous Pro-tra
tion, Hysteria, Fits, Insanity, Paralysis and tne
Results of Excessive Use of Tobacco, Opium or
Liquor. By mail in plain package. $I.OU a
bos, 6 for $5.00 with our bankable guar
antee bond to cure in 30 days or refund
money paid. Addres3
NERVITA MEDICAL CO.
Clinton & Jackson Sts. f CHICACO, ILL,
For Sale by W. J.Hamilton, Druggist, Colfax, Wash
In the Spring
Aro Cured by
"I always take
Un ie Hood's Sarsaparilla in
PuriflCS the Spring and it is
ii r>i j the best blood purifier
the blood, i know of." mi^
Peari.k liKiKKiN, Bald
" My blood was poor
and sores broke out
_. on my bands. Since
Lures taking three bottles ol
... c i- Hood'a Sarsaparilla I
All eruptions, nave had no sores of
any kind.' Miss
Marion Unoer, 23H
Chirk St., N. V. City.
"I had that tired
feeling nil the time.
n>r»ii/.Afv.»<. J t(U)k Hood'a Sarsa-
Uvercomes paril i a a!1(1 it made
tl i me feel like a new
1 ndl man. My wift* was
TiroA Foolintf all run down; Hood's
urea reeling. }Kl s given her good
health." C. Bowlxt,
rilla and before she
Eradicates n:ul taken a! 1 of it the
sores were cone. We
Scrofula. think there is no Mu.ul
purifier like Hood's."
Mrs. Hakvf.y Dickkb-
BOX, 14 Townly Avc,
Cortland, N. Y. (
Order to Show Cause.
In the superior court of the Btate of Washing
ton, in and for the county of Whitman.
la the matter of the estate of John TrewicK,
Order to show cause n hy distribution should
nut bo lurtilc.
t m reading and filing the petition of 'I homas
Mathew Trewick, executor of the estate of John
Trewick. Sr . deceased, praying for an order of
distribution of the residue of said estate among
the persons entitled, It is ordered that all per
sons interested in the estate o[ said .John
Trewick, Sr., deceased, be and appear before lln
superior court of the state of Washington, in
and for Whitman county, said state, at the court
room of said court, on Friday, the Oth day "f
July. 1900, at the hour of ten o'clock a. m. of
said day, then and there to show cause v hy an
order of distribution should not be made of the
residue of said estate among the devisers of said
deceased, according to his last will and testa
It is further ordered that a copy of this order
be published once a week for three successive
weeks, before the said 6th day of July. 1900, in
the Colfax < lazette, a weekly newspaper i>rinti-<i
and published in the City of Colfax, Whitman
county, state of Washington, and that a copy of
this order !»■ posted in three of the most public
places in Whitman county, state of Washington,
;it least 20 days before the 6th day of July, 1900.
Judge of the Superior Court,
state of Washington, county of Whitman v.
I. W. W. Renfrew, county clerk and ex-officio
clerk of the superior court of the state of Wash
ington for Whitman county, do hereby certify
that the above and foregoing is a true and cor
rect copy of the above order to show cause why
distribution should not be made, in the above
entitled cause, as the Bamu now appears on tile
and of record in my office
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my
hand and affixed the seal of said court, this '.'tii
day of June. A. I). L9OO.
[seal] W.w. RENFREW, County Clerk.
By Ed. Kennel, deputy.
Order to Show Cansp.
In the superior court of the state of Washing
ton, in and for Whitman comity.
In the matter of the estate of John Trewick,
Jr. , deceased.
Order to show cause why distribution should
not be made.
<)ii reading and filing the petition of Thomas
M. Trewick, administrator of the estate of John
Trewick, Jr., deceased, praying for an order >>i
distribution of ihe residue of said estate among
the persons entitled, it is ordered that all per
sons interested in the estate of said John'i"re
wick, Jr., deceased, be and appear before the
superior court of the State of Washington, in and
for Whitman county, in said state, at the coin!
room of said court, on Friday, the 6th day of
July, 1900, at the hour of in o'clock a. m. of said
■ lay, then and there to show cause why an order
of distribution should not be made of the
residue of said estate, among the heirs of said
de-eased, according to law.
It is further ordered that a copy of ti,is order
be published once a week for three successive
weeks before the said 6th day of July, 1900, in
the Colfax Gazette, a weekly newspaper printed
and published iv the city of Colfax, Whitman
county, state of Washington, and that a ropy of
this order be posted in three of the most public
places in Whitman county, stateof Washington,
at least 20 days before the 6th day of July, 1900
Judge of the Superior Court.
State of Washington, county of Whitman—ss.
I, W. W. Renfrew, county clerk and ex officio
clerk of the superior court of the state of Wash
ington, for Whitman county, do hereby certify
that the above and foregoing is a true and cor
rect copy of the order to show cause why distri
bution should not be made, in the above entitled
cause, as the same now appears on tile and .if
record in my office.
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my
hand and affixed the seal of said court, this'.Hh
day of June, A. I). I
[SEALI W. W. RENFREW, County Clerk.
By En. Kennel, Deputy.
State of Washington, county of Whitman M
Iv the superior court of the" state of Washing
ton, in and for Whitman county.
William Hoare, plaintiff, vs." J. W. Steams,
administrator of the estate of William Breen,
deceased, and Mary Breen and John Doe and'
Richard Roe, heirs of said William Breen, de
ceased, whose true names are unknown, de
Decree of foreclosure and order of sale.
By virtue of a decree and order of sale, made
and entered in the above entitled cause and
court, on the 29th day of May, A. D. 19 0, a copy
O: which has been issued and certified tome by
the clerk of the Bald court, under theseal there
of, bearing date the :Ust day of May, A li
1900, for the sum of *4169.90,g01d coin, with inter
est at the rate of 10 per cent per annum from the
30th day of January, A. D. 1900, and the further
sum Of $25.10 costs, and the further sum offIOO.OO
attorney's fees, and also the increased coaU
thereon, I, Joseph Canutt, sheriti' of Whitman
county, Washington, will on the 7th day of
July, A. 1). I'.KX), at the hour of 2 o'clock p. m. of
said day, at the South Front Door of the Whit
man county court house, at Colfax, Whitman
county, state of Washington, sell at public auc
tion to the highest bidder, for cash, the follow
ing described real estate, situated, lying and be-
Ing in Whitman county, Washington, and par
ticularly described as follows, to-wit: The
northwest quarter of section twenty-two, town
ship twenty uurth, of range forty-rive, E, W. If.,
together with all and singular* the tenements,
hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto
belonging or in anywise appertaining. Said
property i.s taken and sold as the property of
the within named defendants.
Dated at C"lfax, Whitman county, Washing
tun, this 3lßt day of May, A. D. rxxj.
Sheriff of Whitman county, Washington.
<;. N. smith, attorney for plafutift'.
The partnership heretofore existing between
A. (John and S. Boyer, under the firm name
of Cobs & Boyer, is this day, June 7, ll'OO.
dissolved by mutual consent. All account*
due said firm are payable to S. Boyer, and all
liabilities' by him.
Thaukins our many friends for their liberal
patronage in the past, I solicit a continuance
of the same. S. Boter.
Notice Thai Ifio Hoard r.l < oimly
Oommlulonera Will Receive Rlda
t'»r Ballding Coanly Brldc^,
Notit c li hen thai
lerg ol v hlli
•■ k i> m
■ ; oh ali
■ . nm\ to< • ,t county
Hl",', f!' uafter deacnbeil Bi.ln
Dived at I
Place whii h ihall itetc the ;■
us the iiecesaary anpn
•ridge. Ihe ' ■ <!„ r , . | ,
invited is to be ol the linn , 1f ,,.,
ipecifiedand to be built at the place hereinafter
deiw rib< ii, i ■ ■ w H
Une linl-'' >'■ >n flat creek where the
county road crosses Raid creek at LeiUhville
Said bridge to be a combination bridge seventy
feel :;' ■ . ■ have .1
n ay eighteen feel In width.
i!.' pi< i> oi said bridge to be o! inch helghl
as may be determined by ihe county sm
or by the county commissioner In whose din
"rl : •• The lloorlng ol
bridge -nail be four Inches thick
■:i;iU '"' completed and readt foi
use within sixty days after the date of thr
awarding of the contract for the building of lh<
''• »'"i s« ■•• ill be paid for,,
as soon as completed In accordance unh ihe
plans and spociiications under which the b
ni.u ol the bridge shall I.
Kach bidder shall specify the kin.! of bridge
r<) r v '"' ■'• '!iv ':i1 i« inatfe. and shall furnish
I'/ansand wing the kind an I
•fall materials used, ih,' ntrength ol
the bridge, and all thru:- pertaining to
material and construction of said bridge Tht«
. Bhall include
for rurnishitiK all mat( rial necessary an I
complete building of Baid bridge
Kach I - the price per lineal
'"" "r/■ sarj approach.
■ be sealed and marked "Bidi for
'-' itchvil 11 t>e ad
ilressi il to and Hied will t oi the board
■ intj commission rs ■•( Whitman county
\\ thington.attiolfax. in said Btate. not latt-r
than the hour of 2o'clock and i , minutes ■
on said rhursday, the >th day of July, moo
All bids will be opened al the' h
rneaforesaid bom,! ree ryes the i ■ ■ ■
ject any and all bids.
In testimony whi -,, „,., , ny
hand and ai):\e] m\ ollkial seal as clerk ol «aid
board this i:>tli day ol June
[Seal] john r rORNI i:
Auditor ol said County and Clerk ol
By M \K:. 1- Past, Deputy.
That the Board of Conntjr Commie,
■ionera Will Receire ISmln ror the
Doing of Countj Printing'
Notice is hereby given thai the board ol
county commissioners of Whitman county
Washington, at its office in the courl house in
Oliax. Washington, the county 5,.,,t j s , m |
county, will on Tuesday, the 2nd day ol July
14)00, at the hour of 10 o clock a. m receive
bids for doin« the printing for the afon
county for a period of one year, heginning the
first day of July, i'JOO, and ending the thirtieth
day of June. 1901.
All bids shall be made in accordance with
and shall be subject to Sections 371 and :'■> of
'1 he submitting of a bid together with the ac
ceptance thereof shall constitute a contract I.c
tween said count) and the bidder uin.se bid
shall be accepted
The bidder whose bid shall be accepted shall
Die with the aforesaid board a bond executed
m the sum of >im 00 Said bon I shall be i-n , n
and executed to the aforesaid r-OUllty and shall
be conditioned upon the faithful performance
of the work us required by the pro\ isions of the
All bids shall be Bcali il and raarki .1 "Bid* for
County Printing" and addressed to and tiled
with the clerk of the board <>f county commis
sioners of said county, not Inter than' the hour
of nine o'clock mid thirty minutes r m on
July Jud, 1900.
All bids w in be opened al the hour of ti n
o (lock, a. m., on Tu< sday, July 'u.| |<JOt)
In testimony whereof,! have hereunto scl mv
hand and iithxed my ollieial seal tins 7th day oi
Is"'1 JOHN l\ CORNER,
Auditor of Whitman County, Washington.
Bounty i-or Coyote So*lp«.
In accordance with an order ol the board ol
county cominißSionera ol Whitman county
Washington, notice is hereby given that said
•y will pay a bounty of %\ for each and
every scalp of coyote* that are killed « I thin the
boundary oi said county since the 6th day ol
Any person securing coyote scalps and desir
ing to receive the bounty For the same will de
liver said sculps to the county auditor of said
county at Ins office in the court bousein cifux.
\\ asnington, the county seat oi said county and
thereupon make affidavit that the coyotes from
which said scalps were taken, were killed with
in tin- boundaries ol said county and were killed
since the tith day of December, I*9B Theatti
davit si, made will be presented to the board ol
county commissioners nt the following meeting
of said board, or at the present meeting of said
bnan., it it I.c then in Bession, mid the claim for
said bounty, if the same he found by said board
t.i be correct and just, will be allowed mid paid
by warrant in the same manner as other claims
against the county arc paid.
All persons presenting s< n !].s to the county
auditor will please take notice, that the law pro
vides that uo bounty shall be paid on any sculp
unless both ears are attached to the scalp and
are presented in that manner with the scalp
When the same is delivered to the county
In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my
hand and affixed my official seal as clerk of shk'i
board this Ist 'lay of July 1899
Cskal j. k. CORNER.
Auditor of Whitman County, Washington, and
Clerk of the Board of County Cominise
of sail county.
Notice for Publication
William A. Adams.
Land Ofhce at Walla Walla, W>ish., June Ith,
1-300. Notice i> hereby given that the folio*
named settler has filed notice oi his inic-utjon
to make final proof in suppori of hit p re-em p
tion declaratory statement, No. tiji, and
huM proof will he made before Wm. A. in
man, U.S. commissioner, at hi- office in Colfai
Wash., ..ti July 19, 19 0, viz: William A. Adi
who made pre-emption declaratory statement
No. 7124, for lot.s 1 and' 2, and 1, Nl.:, Bee • ■
T\> 14, N. U. 42, E. W. M. He names the
following witnesses to prove his continuou.' res
idence upon and cultivation of Baid land. \i/.
Henry Coply, of Colfax, Wash , Henry Hick
niiin. of Almota, Whsli , Geoige Johnson, of
Colfai, Whs!:., Jacob 11. Btevick, oi Ainmtu,
JOHN M. HILL, Register
Notice for Publication.
Kind office at Walla Walla Wash , M-i
1900. -Notice Ii hereby given that thefollowing
named settler has filed notice of hit intention
to make final proof In rapport of bit claim, and
thatiaid proof will be made before Wm, A.
Iniiian, L . 8. commissioner, at his offli c Ii
fax, Washington, on July 11, 1900, viz: Jonathan
Luther, who made homestead application No
5462, for the S^NWJ SW £, Sec. 32,Tp. U
N. B. 39, E. W. M. He names thy following
witnesses to prove hia contii • enp
on and cultivation of said lan<l, viz: John
splater, of Hay, Wash., John Luther, of I j
Wash , Nicholas Nlbler, of Hay, W;i»i).. Robert
Shurts, of Hay, Wash.
John m. nil.:., Register
Timber (.'ulture. Final Proof—Not Ice
Wi lam '.. Bhirrell.
Cnited States Lan Walla Wa] ■ -
June sth, 1900. Notice U hereby given that
William v. Shirrell bat Bled notii c ol his inten
tion to uiake final proof before W. W. Ken!
county clerk and clerk of tr, >rcourtof
Whitman county. Wash., at I .!j ' olfax,
Washington, on Saturday, tße 21st day <>< July,
on timber cnlture applicacion No. 3411, for
tbe NE. quarter of section No. 28, in towi
No. 16 north, ranee No. 38 east. He names ma
witnesses: 8. M. Hair, of Bitzrille, Wash .
W. L. Brown, of Hooper, Wash., k. K. Draper,
of Elberton, Wa>li., (). I. Cave of Colfaz, Wash.
JOHfl M. HILL, K.-L'i-t. r.
Notice for Publication*
Mrs. Harrison 8. Eldredge.
Land Office at Wall* Calls, Wuh., Mar 16th,
1900 —Notice fs hereby given ihmt tbe follow
log-named settler has fil of ber Inten
tion to make final ; ppon of her claim.
and that ?ai«l prool will be made before
Win. A. Imiirtn, I', s. Comiaaloner, at
Colfax, Washington, on July 12 h, i:«o, viz:
Mrs. Harrison 5. Bldredge, who ina^le home
stead application No. 5571, for the BW , <■'. -
■_1), Township 14 N., lc. 88 K. W. M. -
names the following witnesses to prove her con
tinuous residence upon, a::.! i ultivation of *nu\
land, viz: Jacob Scnwiter, L. Plowman, John
c. Andrews an<l Oacai M. Beaxgent, all of
JOHN* M. HILL, Rt«isU.r.