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EVENING CAPITAL JOURNAL.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 18S8.
S. A. Clark went below to-day.
Dr. McCauley, of Stayton is in
George Mack went to Portland
Mayor Murphy has returned from
jjev. J. Bowersox has returned
home to Spokane.
Dr. Cusick was called to Aurora
to-dny for professional services, and
left on the early train.
T. H. Hubbard will take his fam
ily to Wilhoit Springs, where they
will remain for some weeks.
Mr. aud Mrs. Hinkly, of Nevada,
parsed through Salem to-day on
their way to the Sound country.
The travel through Oregon is daily
Rev. J. W. Hiues and wife left on
last night's train, for homo in
Pan Jose, Cal. Ho will speak a good
rord for Oregon to the many who
will enquire about it.
Fred Lockley Jr., and Will Torrey,
of the JouitNAL olllce, and Charley
Gilliughain, of the State Printing
oflice, left to-dny for Little Nestucca
to camp, hunt and lfsh.
Mrs. Mnry Royal, mother of J. S.
Royal, has gone to Salem to visit
with her son and daughter, Mr.
Fletcher Royal and Mrs. Mary Al-
derson, who reside at that plate.
On this morning's train, Judge
Lord and family met Mr. and Mrs.
French of Oakland, Cal., relativesof
Mrs. Lord, who with friends from
Washington, D. C, are going to
Yellowstone park. Tho judgo and
wife will accompany them up the
Mr. Nelson Adams of Indepen
dence, Mo., Is visiting with his old
t me friend aud schoolmate, F. M.
Rice, of South Salem, after a separa
tion of about 34 years. Mr. Adams
expresses himself well pleased
with Oregon, aud is considering
1 whether it is advisable to change
his residence or not.
moil BEHIND rittSOX BARS.
Wheat Looking Up.
The City of Salem ilouring mills
parted up last Monday, and nro
steadily turning out 400 barrels per
day, and tho prospect is good for It
to continue at full capacity during
the seasou. Wheat is coming in at
i the rate of 2,000 bushels daily, but
hen under full headway it will
probably rise to -1,000, the ordinary
rate, later on. Tho wheat is better
in quality and freer from wild oats
than usual. The eastern and San
Francisco markets are higher and
ijuite excited, and if the boats could
run up tho river so as to take advant
age of tho Yaquina steamers to Cali
fornia, prices here would be moro in
wcord with those ruling there. Tho
mill was paying 60 cents to-dny.
Hornets Cause a I'.nnaway.
Henry and Julius Giesy drove in
from Aurora this morning, and re
port a serious runaway in that neigh
borhood yesterday. Two boys nam
ed living thirteen miles from
twn.vcro driving along, when their
tem was attacked by hornets or
yellow jackets, whoso nest thoy
probably had disturbed. A run
way ensued, and tho boys were
thrown out. Ono had his foot
mashed very badly about the ankle.
Dr. M. Giesy was summoned, and
faring amputation would have to
t resorted to, sent in for tho assist
ance of Dr. Cusick, of Salem.
A View of Things lnlde.
"Tommy"' said tho old gontle
", fcternly,. "I understand that
you are hanging nbout the Polo
pounds this afternoon, instoad of
Wing at school. I won't have you
Ming your time in that way.
What on earth could you too or
r peeking through a knot holo in
"I could mh you pa," responded
fwmny, 'Settin' on tho gran' stand,
' thoutln' "Good boy, Danny !' "
Tbe coming stato fair suggests tho
Two weeks ago a Salem lady and
girl took flowers and scripture verses
to the State prison. Here is a letter
written by jui inmate of tho peni
tentiary. It was not written with
a view to publication, and certainly
not with any expectation of the
author seeing his name in print,
because the prisoners are not per
mitted to receive newspapers pub
lished in this 6tate. The communi
cation appears to give some evidence
of appreciation and some hope that
good may be done by the AV. C. T.
U. Flower Mission. Tho national
superintendent is a Miss Cassidy; for
years a bed ridden invalid, at Louis
ville, Kentucky, who directs, from
her sick couch, thousands of these
efforts in various parts of the United
"Dear Sik: Please allow me to
express through you my sincere
thanks to tho invalid lady in Ken
tucky for tho flowers and verse
handed to me by a little girl through
tho bars of a prison cell.
The lady is imbued with the true
christian spirit; the spirit that visits
the imprisoned, comforts tho sick
and helps tho needy; the spirit that
would lift up tho fallen aud mnko
men better and kinder, more regard
ful of the rights of their fellows,
more worthy of tho image of God.
I feel convinced that the lady who
provided for us those appropriate
verses and beautiful flowers, though
an invalid, in this comparatively
inslguiflcaut portion of God's uni
verse, will bo no invalid in the,
to us invisible but nevertheless
certain, "mansions in the skies."
Sometime, somewhere, she will re
ceive her reward.
L. A. Stkkfkxs.
State Prison, Salem,
Aug. 19, 1SSS. '
Fiwrti f Kef. Wm. BJrU.
Another pioneer preacher luwt
" We are indebted to General
"Weil for tekigniphta iwwa llml Itev.
u. ItolierU mi old pioneer preaeh-
wli had charge of Uw mtekuwry
fk her,- in 1851, died yertardny t
jJton, Oregou, and will be buried
the M. E. church, Salem, to
nwow afternoon at i p. i". Ill
ltel1" will be interred In the Lee
twy and in Ut lot wiwre lit
j1 iui of the late "Waller" Wll
,,urlOH funeral lie no lately at
'"i in thi city.
Marlon County Fruit.
The fame of this county is spread
ing in tho matter of fruit. The
Portland News speaks of there be
ing taken to its olllce "samples from
tho orchard of Mr. W. II. Simpson,
of Salem, Marion county, of plums
and prunes which it would bo difll
cult to match. On one branch, and
to the length of only six inches,
wcro nineteen line, large, splendid
golden egg plums. On a branch of
eleven inches length were eighteen
Hungarian prunes of large sizo and
beautiful tint, luscious to tho taste.
Also, in tho generous bend, were
delicious French petit prunes, with
specimens of the fruit dried, which
bore a lustre as a polish and yet was
simply natural; of tho lnrgcr Italinn
primes, elegant and inviting; and
of Columbia plums a species cul
tivated to high excellence by Mr.
These specimens are on exhibition
at tho ofllco of tho Daily News.
Visitors from tho East are particu
larly invited to witness them. They
will have a higher opinion of Ore
gon nfter tho gladdening sight. But
they should know Hint it is Oregon's
It is noticed that nearly all tho
mammoth pears, plums and peaches
noticed by the papers are from near
town. The fanners could make n
good showing but they are too busy
gathering tho abundant harvest.
Call on Winters & Thomas for the
best .groceries in town 1
Dr. Spencer's lecture at the M. E.
church on Friday night.
Missionary tea meeting at tho M.
E. church this Afternoon.
Painless dental opemtions nt Dr.
T. C. Smith's, 92 State street.
Cream soda, ice cream soda, milk
shakes, lemonades, at Strong & Co.'s
Ifyou have oats to sell read tho
ad. of E. E. McKinney & Co., Tur
Sells' Bros.' mammoth circus will
parade the streets Tuesday of next
Rev. Dr. Spencer will deliver an
address on church extension on
Friday night at the M. E. church.
New real estato ofllco In tbe old
Methodist church on Liberty street,
formerly Ubed by tho Salvation
Col. Morgan's horse became scared
at the mill and ran away with the
dray this morning but was captured
without doing any harm.
Miss Macruni, of Portland, nn"
nouuees her attention to form a
class for vocal culture in this city,
as successor to Miss Julia Chaniber
lin, commencing September 3d. The
lady is highly recommended, and
has thorough preparation for her
This item, by a typographical
omission, yesterday, was rendered
incomplete. Tt is hero corrected
Men of means and experienco
from Wichita, Kansas, know
when they seo a gooil place
for an investment, this experience
having given them an intuition.
Mr. Rodman, a capitalist aud mill
man, from that city is at Mrs. A. J.
Riely's. His visit to Salem is evi
dence of the attractions of this
Do You Want to Teach?
All who desire to obtain cer
tificates to teach in tho public
schools of this county would do well
to note that tho quarterly examina
tion takes place in tho ofllco of the
superintendent of instruction, nt
the court house, in this city, next
week. It commoncos on Wednes
day morning. This is Important at
this time because teachers for the
fall schools will soon be engaged
and it will be three months boforo
tho next examination will be held.
The Vanrourer Killroad.
The Portland Paving & Macada
mising Co. has withdrawn all its
mon and teams from the Portland
& Vancouver Railroad. The grading
is all finished and ready for the
rails. As boon hs the track Is laid,
which will not take long, the road
will Iw ready for operation. Trains
will 1m running by September 1.
This will make Vancouver, albeit It
is in Washington territory, almost a
suburb of Portland.
Have Ya 1'aU r CKjr TtiMf
It W worth bearing in mind that
tfie city taxes become delinquent on
a week from next Saturday, Se
tejrtber 1C I f not jwld before that,
additional eort will accrue. Many
overlook this becaue the amount
due from them are small and Utere
ltae been a long time in which to
Clark Bradcn, the great debater,
is in the town and is expected
to lecture on Sunday aud
R. C Ranisby has been driving
the Silverton stage for a few days
whiloMr. Crawford, the proprietor,
has been to Brownsville attending
tho golden wedding of his parents.
The Chinaman is pronounced by
Dr. McCluro as out of danger, and
Smith who struck him is released "on
$3000 ensh bail. It may bo a costly
affair for Smith, for tho Chlneso
consul nt San Francisco is said to
have sent a Celestial lawyer to look
into tho affair.
Ono of tho popular young Indies of
Silverton, Miss Dell Mascher, lias
been seriously ill for many weeks
and is no better. Many will regret
to hear this. She has taught bchool
with good satisfaction and wns an
active worker in church nud
temperance when well.
Deaths and Ulrlh at (iertaU.
C. Cauoyer is back from Ocrvais
where ho and wife have been at
tending at tho sick bed of tho
lady's uncle, Mr. Otwaln Seals.
Ho died on tho 17th inst., aged 02,
and was buried last Saturday. Ho
was a nutivo of Cnnndn. On Sun
day tho 0 months old boy of tho
brother of tho deceased was buried.
And on tho samo day a son was
born to tho family robbed by death
of a child.
OUR SCHOOL FUNDS.
What Eati District in Marion Connty
. AVillDraw From the State and
Below will bo fouud the name of
each school district and clerk in the
county, and the apportionment just
made. Of the wholo amount of
$12,820.90 thero comes from the
state, $S,443,75 and from tho county
Dlst. Scholars. Clerk. Amount.
James Whitney. fill) "0
Wm. Case OS 40
T. F. Walker 39 90
M. J. Adams SSD 50
.I.N. Witzel 49 40
J P. Ledgerwood- 152 00
T. C. Davidson 77 90
Alonzo Gesner 1G7 20
R. D. Allen S3 GO
Charles R Hcin--. 100 70
A. W. Pugsley 47 60
P. P. Gouley 49 40
G. L. Thomson 33S 20
W. T. Grimm 231 80
George Whitney. OS 40
Thos. Reed S7 40
Jas. A. Robertson. 79 SO
W. J. Turnldgu - 39 90
Henry Kraus - 13S 70
David Simpson 3779 10
B. E. Robertson 102 CO
Wm. linger S7 40
.1. B. Loonev 39 90
F. M. Albaugh 72 20
R. C. Geer.. S9 30
Geo. W. Ramp 140 30
John Hoofer S3 00
G. F. Bonnov 123 f0
C. I). Wolfnrd- 95 00
W. G. Evans 144 SO
J.C. Noedhnm OS 40
Byron J. Grimm- 119 70
1). W. Smith 150 10
John English 77 90
G. O.Ashbv 112 10
R. G. Kiene 47 50
Jas. Coleman- 155 SO
A.I). Pettyjohn-- 91 20
.1. A. Pooler - Si 70
J. II. llaughnmn- 101 50
E. S. Porter 55 10
Jno. A.IIunt 142 50
A. R. Lenon 72 20
Geo. llerreu 1 IS 20
N. O. Parker 15 20
Vincent Manning- 129 20
W. C. Hubbard--. US 40
L. W. Condlt 140 30
Harvey Iiowen - 03 10
AnierWood 10S 30
G.W.Hall 1(H) 70
John Johnson 70 30
Jno. P. Robertson- 47 50
.1. R. White 102 00
A. W. Mi.o 100 40
R. G. Moores 101 50
Jos. Brodle 65 10
R U. Hull 140 30
J. P.Wamock 38 00
II. 1). Thiol 313 50
W. II. Hobson 270 30
J. B. Patty - 79 80
V. H. Read-:. 31(1 00
Henry Keeno 77 90
J. W. Thomas 45 00
W. H. Ringo 125 40
J. K. Tnto- 43 70
W. T. Coleman-. 129 20
R. Reld 00 60
L.B.Hnberly 48 10
J. A. Smith 3S 00
Frank Kelnr 05 00
Mrs. Hattie Clark. 01 00
F. M. Taylor 32 30
John Butch 121 00
II. L. Eberhard 85 60
P. Benson 30 10
W. W. Saunders - 72 20
E. S. Remington-- 28 60
H. II. Smith 20 90
K. T. Mniildiiig 80 SO
J.M.Howell 15 20
A. Stephens 79 80
T. T. Cieer -'-- 67(H)
W. B. Cox 41 80
A. F. McAteo - 70 30
J. M. Poorniim -- 200 30
W. R.Townsend- 70 30
Willis Diinngnu-. 0(1 60
Jos. A. Bnrhan 30 10
M. A. Van Gordor. 22 80
N. P. Qulmby-. - 61 30
J.B.Parker 58 90
T. McF. PATTON
Has just received
f 12,820 90
Must Wilt till .Next Week.
Tho public havo been expecting n
treat in tho way of an ice cream
lawn party at the residence of Mrs,
Prof. McElroy, near tho state house,
ono day this week. But as tho
ladles of the Christian church are
vory busy ro-arrnnging their houso
of worship tho party is postponud
till tho evening of Friday of next
week. Thoy request you to rowirvo
that occasion wj that you may bo
A. Coon, C. W. Moore C. E.
Hamilton, of GniM Valley, toorect
u public lmll, at Grat Valley, Wawso
county. Capital, $400, with jwwer
to luereaee. Baker City gao and elec
tric light works ; J. 11. Parker, J. P.
Paull, J. W. Wiadom, Cliaa. V.
Hyde, Henry Rust, O. M. Dodnou,
and 15. 1 1. Max. Capital, 160,000.
ftrrtr A 0,
Are poshing trwle with their me-
eitetoined energy. Tlielr show whi
tlows are refilled every day with
clioiee frulU and vegetables, and
their toek of general groceries U
always kept rilled up.
Ibe Koait llealtbward Hade Kaslrr.
You linieboon 111. we will minnow, iinil
ure (ouvHlBKilnnHloHly. That ih, yon urn
trying to pick up n little HkhIi, to rvKHln
Home of your wonted color, to iicciihIoiii
your stomncli to morn ttolld nutriment
IliHti ltn recently oiifwlilwl condition per
mitted you to take. How am you Hocel
ernteyour simtl'd pare lieHllhwurd? We
are warranted by concurrent testimony in
ulllrmlne, that ir you will tine twice or
tliriuiudiiy IloHtetter'ii Htomaeli, llltterx,
an enabling medicine of Ioiik aHcertulned
purity and tonlo vlrtunM, yon will be
materially nlded. It promote n How of
Uiei;ttiieJulcuH,nnd fielw the nyktem to
uMtlmllate the iiourlnhmenl of which It
MandxRo much In need. It reiunlleM a
tendency to oDimtliwUon without eon.
vubilni; the boweU. The liver It ttlmulatea
to renewed activity, mlely promoten the
action of the kidney and bladder, and
annihilate! malaria and rheumatUm at
A class of about twenty ladies and
gentleman are meeting onoli even
ing of this week In the imrlors of
Mrs. McCully, to learn tho princi
ples of what is croatiugagruHt in
tercut in many place throughout
tho country aud Is oallod "Chritit
Ihii Milence." Mrs. Do Prans, of
Portland, a lady Mho has quite a
reputation as an expounder of the
doctrine, and a healer of the Mick, Is
Plain and Fancy Stationery,
Embossed Scrap Pictures,
Day School Rewards,
GHATS HBT III M 15 k
Natural Law in theSpiritual World 25c,
Leather Card Cases,
Leather Pocket Books,
London Incandescent Slcol Fens, Nos. 1, 1!, 3, 4, 5 & G,
Aemo Writing Tablets.
9S, STATE ST. - SALEM, OR
G. W. JOHNSON'S
lllld 1 1 II A'
HATS, CAPS, TRUNKS, VALISES.
I now ofl'ur my ontiio mUxjI; tit actual llrwt cwl, and until I find hihjIi
h huyur 1 will continue to will nt rotnll nt roaHy reduced prlcutt.
J have tho lurKont nud iih well Holuotud Htouk iw you will find III
My object In closing out Ih Hint I may dovoto my wholo attontiou to
my untune in ncio.
Call early and see trie
bargains I have to offer
G. W. JOHNSON, .
235 COMMERCIAL STRUCT.
THE BEST STOCK OF STOVES
IN TIIK CITY IS AT
R. M. WADE & CO'S
282 to 286 Commercial Street, SALEM,
HTOirr. -Al MviiMua, AuUtt 1Mb, I, to
the wife of lwla JMtMit,MM.
KKKIt.-At Mafaauft, Aogwrt 1Mb, JaMl. I"
Um wife of U 1 UMd, A MM.
'11mm young genltaium will not
oMt Miy ballot Kt tlw oMiiiitK ekx
Utw, but it k ucpMUd UMt they
will vt for llHrrivon's KntudMMi,
tdKMikl In b h ohiuIUIhUi for tin
rthkflii'y ytnt heiw.
(iini'loi' llfilr xlnvfts
Villi! IVI Ullll UUIVM
AND MANY OTHER LEADING STYLES,
Aki i (Wfilflf SUck if HiHuirr mil Farm MatliiNtry, Wagus id Ctmigrts