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SAIEIVI, OR., MONDAY, MAY 7, 1SSS.
1E0 W. BELT, ATTORNEY AT LAW
(jT nnd District Attorney. Olllco at court
Tt AMSEY & BINGHAM, ATTORNEYS
Iv and Counselors nt Ijnw. Buslnoss In
the Supreme Court a specialty. Salem, Or.
mlLMOX FORD, ATTORNEY AND
I Counselor at Law, Salem, Oregon-
Office, up stairs in Patton's block.
Salem Co-Operative Association
nliAW & GREGG, ATTORNEYS AT
n Law, Salem, Orogon. OtUee In Pattern's
block, up stairs over Belt's drug store.
n T RICHARDSON, ATTORNEY AT
n Law. OlUce over Capitol Nnlonal
B.uik 249 Commercial Street, Salem, Or.
T W. SPRIGGS, ATTORNEY AT LAW,
.1 Salem, Oregon. Olllco in England's
block Legal business of all kinds. Also
botb life and fire insurance.
TTTM. KAISER, ATTORNEY AT LAW,
VV Salem, Oregon. Office with Tilmon
Ford in l'atton's building. Will practlco
In nil the courts of Oregon. Collections
made. Land office business n specialty.
PH. D' ARCY, ATTORNEY AND COUN
sclor at Law, Salem, Oregon. Having
m nbstract of tho records of Marion coun
tv including a lot nnd block index of Sa
lem, ho has bpeclal facilities for examining
titles to real estate.
P. of M.
CAPITAL LODGE, NO. 41, I. O. G. T.,
I j meets everySaturdayovening.In their
hall, second door north of Post Office. G.
JNO. Kkipiit. Sec. II. S. Jory. W. C. T.
Residence for Sale-
Willis & Chamberlin have a desirable
house and lot, most eligibly located on
High street, llrst block north of Court
House, for sale nt $1850. A good opportu
nity to isccuro a iiomu m u uiuvemiau id
for all uses, from ono to tun capacity, au
for tho low price of SCO. call at the Pacific
Cider, Vinegar & Fruit Preserving Com
pany'a office. Salem, Oregon.
A.L-L KINDS OP
WM. N. LArSUK, -DR.
JOHN 310IR, - -
- - President.
- - Cashier.
Exchange on Portland, San Francisco,
New York, London and Hong Kong
bought and sold.
State, Comity and City
farmers nro coruiauy
or What (he
invited to denosit nnd transact business
with us. Liberal advances made on
wheat, wool, hops and other property nt
reasonable rates. Insuranco on tuch se
curity can bo obtained at tho bank In
most reliablo companies.
ESTABLISHED 11V NATIONAL AUTHORITY,
Tho Capital National Bank
JAMES AITKEN, Manager.
126 State St.,
m:. m:. ivie-ajd,
LEAVE ORDERS AT LANCE'S LIV
ery Stable, corner of Stato and Front
streets, or on slate at corner State nnd Com
mercial streets. Prompt attention and
care guaranteed. w. A. BENS0N.
H. DIAMOND, Proprietor.
Com- St., bet. Ferry and State.
SHAVING, IIAIll CUTTING AND
Shampooing neatly done.
300, Commercial St., Salera.
CHOICE STEAKS & OTHER MEATS
constantly on hand, and delivered to
any part of tho city nt lowest living rates.
Please give us your patronage.
Filing Saws a Specialty.
Shop on tho alley, opposite Mlnto's Liv
ery Stable, Salem, Or.
CITY MEAT MARKET
D. C, Howard, Proprietor.
STATE STREET, - SALEM, OREGON.
J3-A11 kinds of fresh nnd cured meats
always on hand. Full weight nnd asnuaro
deal all around.
:, STATE STREET,
SALEM, - -Capifal
Paid up, -Surplus,
- - -
- - $75,000
- - - 9,500
R. S. WALLACE, - - President.
W. W. MARTIN, - Vieo-Prcsldcnt.
J. II. ALTJERT, .... Cashier.
W. T. Gray, W. W. Martin,
J. M. Martin, R. S. Wallace,
, J. II. Albert,
T. McF. Patton.
To farmers on wheat and other market
able produce, consigned or in store,
either In privato granaries or
State and County Warrants Bought at Par.
Discounted nt reasonable rates. Drafts
drawn direct on New York, Chicago, Smi
Francisco, Portland, London, Paris, llcilln,
Hong Kong nnd Calcutta.
An kinds of Furnlturo mado to order.
A full lino of Caskets always on hand.
ust Arrived !
HIE FINEST LINE OF
The SALEM MARKET
PS COURT STREET.
Constantly on hand tho best quality of
Fresh and Salt Meats !
Millincrv and Fancy Goods
WILLIS k CHAMBERLIN,
Real Estate Agents
Iluyand sell farms and city proporty.
A largo number of desirable farms and city
properly now ollerlng on roufeonablo terms.
Write pollclos of Insuranco against flro
on nil classes of proporty in eight reliablo
and wealthy Companies.
Will negotiate loans on real ostato or nor-
sonnl security on long or hhort time, and
ior largo or small sums.
In Sandersville, Ga., :i (Ire on Sat
urday night destroyed proporty
worth 100,000. Insurance $20,000.
Col. Cody (Buffalo Bill) and his
troupe palled, yesterday, from Hull
for New York on a steamer of the
Mrs. Francis Murray died at the
dinner tnblo in New York on Friday,
through swallowing a dental plate
with four false teeth attached.
Foreign immigrants are crowd
ing to our shores. The arrivals last
Meek were nearly 20,000, one-fifth
of whom struck out for tho west.
Alfred Burns died in Mexico, Mo.
yesterday, aged 08 yeara.Ho was a
mason for 75 years, and is said to bo
the oldest member of tho order in
Yesterday, in Grass Valley, Cnl.,
while Charles MeStraerlck was rid
ing in a buggy and leading a colt
-with a line, tho colt suddenly stopr
ped, and MeStraerlck had threo fin
gers torn off his hand.
The Dartmouth faculty find their
Scholars make slow progress in their
studies becauso of their abscription
Inatheletic exercises. Thoy have
ordered that foot ball, baseball and
such exhausting games be dropped.
The Butte, Montana, mine owners
arc paying $3 CO u day wages, and
now, it is said, that city is overrun
with men seeking employment.
Four hundred men arrived there ono
day lately. The labor unions want
the fact mado known that the supply
of labor in that city is in excess of
THE HOUSE OF LORDS.
The English People Heroine Desirions
to Abolish This l'.eneh
And all kinds of
S-Tho CLEANEST kopt market in tho
city. Cull nnd see for you nelf.
MCCROW & WILLARD.
H. W. COX,
EVER IN SALEM,
Full line of Centemorl Kid Gloves Just
FOR SALE or RENT I
Specialties m Fruits
Has constantly on hand
a well selected
Bcericke & Schreck's
Horn copathic Preparations
A NEATLY PRINTED GUIDE TO BE
HAD UPON APPLICATION.
53 O ACRES ''
Well watered and plenty ot tlmbor. Two
housos and two hams. Good orchari.
Jleadow and 150 acros plow land. Kifty
head of cnttlo with tho place If wanted, and
horsos enough to run it. Within llvomiloK
of depot on thoO. &C. R. II. A bargain for
Enquire at Office of Capital Journal,
PI. w. cox,
(Succe.or to Tho Port Drug-Co.)
100 State Street, Salem. Oregon
Tne B. & S. PREPARATIONS
Are the Purest nnd Rest II. W. COX
If the only authorized agent.
43-CaIl for tho U. i 8. Homeopathic Pre
parations and nccept no other.
No. 303 Commercial Htreet,
Dried Peeled Peaches,
Numbing, Gas and Steam Fitting. .
Tinware and Artistic Metal Work
r.-Agent for the IUQH
wrNTUN COMPANY'S Fumaeea.
WUaed Id ISM.
Oregon Petit Prunes,
Imported German Prunes,
301. Commercial Street
STOVES AND TINWARE I
Roofing a&d Spouting a Specially.
2-At the old stand of Ben. Stni&K. Com-
Drugs and Medicines
CHEMICALS k PATENT MEDICINES
Physicians Prescriptions and Family
Kccipes a Specialty.
AGHXCY FOIt TUB OKLKIIRATED
VUlf, HAVANA FILLBlt
Red Letter 5c. Cigar.
ftS-Tho befit five nt ftltmr In fllm mnr.
H. W. COX,
ion State Street, riafem.
BeientUt, anthropologtet, phyidetan and
It is proposed to build u hotel
Walla Walla to cost $75,000.
The great Switchback tunuol
through the Cascades is almost
finished. It is supposed that tho
traok will be laid and trains running
through by tho first of Juno.
In Yaquina, on Tuesday, D. Nnsh,
an employe in tho O. P. machine
shop, was caught in a pile of frogs as
they fell in tho yard. His right leg
was broken just above tho ankle.
He was promptly attended to, and
speedy recovery is probable.
Newport News: The washout
which occurred at tho shore end of
the government jetty some time ago
is now giving the engineers consid
erable uneasiness. Tho high tides
of April made serious inroads along
tho loose sandy bank which will
now require a large amount of labor
Three parties of railroad surveyors
have reeontly boon sont out by tho
O. P. company and are now at work
in tho Cascades. Ono party Is
located near Mehama, one at Hook
Creek and ono at Hunt's old camp.
Thoy arc engaged in cross-sectioning
and re-establishing the old line.
Polk Co. Itemizer: Sunday last
whilo Mrs. I It. Nealo nnd two
children wore driving along tho
road near McCoy tho horso got
scared, shied, and the cart attached
to it struck a tolegraph polo, throw
ing Mrs. Nualo and children out,
and dislocating Mrs. Noalo's elbow.
Dr. Poolo droasod tho Injury.
Albany Herald: The crop of
Chiuoso pheasants promises to bo
enormous In Linn county this year.
Thoy have begun nosting, and
fanners say thoy are already numer
ous enough to bo a great nuisance.
One furmor stJitos that in plowing u
seven aoro fluid ovor a dozen of their
nests wore found. Thoy contained
from 1 dozen to 25 eggs each.
Lord John Manners in tho last
century wrote two lines which have
in one sense immortalized him. He
Let weal th nnd commerce, laws nnd lenrn
lint give us still our old nobility.
This friend of tho poorago Mould
turn over in his grave if ho could
know tho propositions which have
been mado In Great Britain to abol
ish the house of lords as a legislative
body. Ho evidently believed that
that body had sonic useful purpose
to subserve; and possibly it hail in
his day; but at tho present time its
usefulness isn very doubtful quantity-
The reform party in England has
taken strong ground against irres
ponsible hereditary legislators, and
all tho logio at least is on their side.
Tho tory ministry, howover, is not
willing to meet tho issuo squarely,
but proposes to evado it, and to
make a sortj of compromise by in
creasing tho number of life peers;
that is, those whoso titles become
extinct with tho death of their hold
ers. There would seem to bo various
objections to this plan, tho llrst of
which is that it does not eliminate
in any way from tho Upper llouso
those who now sit there by right of
hereditary descent. It cannot be,
supposed that the plan is to appoint
enough life peers to outvote tho
hereditary peel's, and it seems that
tho only result would bo to increase
tho numerical streugh of tho house
of lords without in any respect cur
ing tho evil of which complaint is
made. Perhaps Lord Salisbury has
in view, too, the formation of a con
tingent which would bo solidly tory
and which would net as a check on
tho house of commons when It
again comes under liberal control.
In another aspect of tho case this
now plan will excite much com
ment. France, which has made
trial of life senators, has abandoned
tho scheme, and lu tho future tho
A'acancies that may occur In llfoson
atorships aro to bo tilled by election,
the now senators to sit only for tho
regular senatorial term. If Franco
has found it expedient to abandon
tho system it would seem like retro
gression in tho science of govern
ment for England to take It up.
Tho truth is that tho house of
lords in its legislative capacity is
at variance with tho spirit of repre
sentative government; and tho fund
amental objection to It, namely,
that it Is not representative, cannot
Miss iEoliu Boyalhas been elected
president of the senior elaa, she Is
t'no only lady In tho class.
Wallace Albright loft for cast of
the mountains tho llrst of tho week;
heproposos returning to school next
H. C. Eploy Avho recently left
school on account of sickness was
seen around the latter part of the
Kev. Win, Bollins, oftho M. E.
church, conducted chapel services
Thursday, Allyn Cook read a com
position. Next Friday Avill be the regular
examination of tho Academy stu
dents; the college students will have
Win. Heath, of Eola, Polk county,
and Miss Llnnlo Savage wore pres
ent at chapel Tuesday. W. 1L
Jordan spoke a declamation.
Tho University will reeeivo In a
fow days from the Wllbcr library
about threo hundred volumes of
books, which will add greatly to the
usefulness of tho library.
Tho literary societies aro taking
steps towards procuring a society
library. They have u small grow
ing fund that can bo devoted profit
ably to that purposo and by tho aid
of friends who may bo willing to
donate books they will soon havo a
Tho University sends out this
year six graduates from tho "College
of Liberal Arts" live of whom com
plete the classical course. Tho class
consists ef: Miss jEollii F. ltoyal,
of Dallas; W. C. Haw Icy, of Salem;
Harold Oberge, of Portland; A. S.
Mullllgan, ofEugenejW. S.Hotzlor,
of Salem; and John Jensen of Hay
Center, W. T.
W. J. Culver completed a success
ful term of school at Wheatland Fri
day; and is visiting among tho boys
to-day. Mr. Culver spent sevoral
years In the University and lu tho
present campaign aspires to tho
olllco of county surveyor, on tho
republican ticket. Ills many
friends, not only wish him success
but will lend their aid, regarding) of
what may bo their political views,
bo removed by adding toils m
by appointment. This is the real
cause of complalntngalnsttho house
of lords, even more than its hered
itary character. It might bo pre
sumed that the eldest son of a dis
tinguished peer would naturally
follow in his lather's footsteps, anil
try at least to preserve tho traditions
ot his race; but tho fact that he
represents, not the people of (jrcul
Britain, but hlmselt and his order,
Is tho really insuperable objection to
his acting as a legislator.
Much of tho old time reverence for
the house of lords lias disappeared.
There was a timo when tho sove
reign was forced to roly on tho lords
to act as a bulwark to tho throne
and a shield from popular attack;
but all that is done away with, and
Victoria rolgns, not by rlglit ol des
cent nor by tho consent of tho peer
age, but by tho will of tho people of
tho empire of Great Britain. Such
being tno tiiM.', it hereditary legis
lative body becomes an anomaly,
and It can be only a quostlou of
time whon It will bo succeeded by
au elective house. San Francisco
urtron. win open an ol!U In the Now
isanic niooK, on iay 1M, fur tliu treatment
of all d I genii en of women, and all otlir
hreale eaten, on itrtetly uyKloiilcand nat
ural principle. Medical bat In, oxygen and
electro-magnetism immL ChargtM utrletly
moderate. Addresboxl7, Salem, Ortf"-
Valuable Home Killed.
One day last weok Ben Windsor,
of Lincoln, lost a valuable work
horse In a very peculiar manner.
In trying to esonpe from another
vicious horso; It became entangled
lu a pile of pouw, and the ond of one
pole loy, up, onterlug the horse's
side, killing it.
Subscribe for h Jouusal.
The Kartli Exhale I'olson.
The air In looalitlfM where veeliitloirrot-
ttxl by froihiiU, 1h laid bare to tin Min'N
royn by the retiring Hood. .Mllllonn of
gqiiHre acrtw, In the vlolnlty oftlieBreiit
trlbuturltM of Ilie.MlwdiwImil uml MlhMmrl
IntlieHouth and Mouth-wait, Klve forth
thU fever-laden miasmatic vapor, dliwonil
natlnff malar'il pestilence broadcast. Not
only throiiKhout the great Went, bufwher
over on tliU continent fever and ague
make IU periodic appearanee and what
locality In wholly exempt from It? Ho
tftler'nHtoinacli Hitter U the recognized
defenne, the tmt highly aoemlld and iop
ular mean of cure. Kever and ague, bil
ious remittent, dumb uue nnd ague cake
are eradicated by It. Nor In It lent xtent
when ued to remove ooimtlpatlon, liver
enmplalntand dyipeiwla, kidney trouble,
nervouauMMand rheumatlo allmentn. Une
It upon the flntt appearance of thtwe trou
ble, and with pwnutenee.
l'rollt Ju l'runch.
Rural Califernia: Mr. Lonoy's
two acres of six-year-old prune trees
Is tho finest sight of anything! have
seen In tho prune lino. Two years
ago the fruit from those two acres
sold for $13.") on the tree. There
were eighteen tons of green fruit.
Thoy were bought by parlies who
dried them. Last year the crop was
not so heavy, but still it brought $100
an acre, or au average for the two
years of $180 an acre. Ho dried his
prunes tills last season, and this Is his
methed: First dip tho gathered fruit
Into boiling lye ono pound Ameri
can concentrated lyo to fifty gallons
of water. Blnso In clean, cold water
and spread in cheese cloth on the
ground to dry. When nearly dry
lake hold of tho edges of the cloth,
and throw the prunes Into a pile lu
tho center of the cloth, throwing tho
edge of tho cloth over them, and let
them cure ten days. Then put them
into 000-pound boxes to sweat. Mr.
Ioney says ho never, no never,
prtinosa prune tree. I suppose from
the fact that tho tree Is all prune.
He sometimes cuts out a cross limb
on tho inside, but never cuts back
from the time of planting to the
harvesting of the fruit on tho ma
ture trees. The long limbs loaded
with fruit, gradually bond ovor till
tho lips pointdownward. Ho creates
a support part way up tho limbs by
tying one end of a piece of baling
roo on a limb, passing It once
around the next limb, ami so on un
til he gets around the tree, when he
ties It at the beginning point. This
makes a supporting hoop of bailing
rope. Mr. honey would plant primes
lu this soil lu preference to anything
else. But here comes au item of In
formation which, If heeded by the
new-comer, may be worth to him a
great many dollars. Part of Mr.
Loney's trees, whon set out, were
yearlings and part were two-years-olds,
but all from the saino nursery
and grown under tho sumo condi cendi condi
teons: but now at hIx years old, tho
yearling trees are tho largest und
nicest trees. Hence, Mr. Lonoyiwys
never plant anything but a yearling