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OCAL INTELLIGENCE - , ■ ■ OQ PO ■ ■ — [jf„ e b rain. Bad roads. I u Pn ? don't lay. I ro«rS at lareo nights. | Hoodlums not all dead. [^te stages and mails, kittle wheat coming in. food falling in price. Ijliny Indians in town. know on the mountains. « Saw-mill progressing. Hotels foil thi^wpek. Mod Office doing good business. [Indians freighting to Warrens. [Crostein's train gone to Warrens. Ifirangerille flour in demand. [Flour $20 per barrel in Warrens. [Lapwai so diers quarters going up. [Army supplies in motion toward Lapwai. [Huy and wood contracts he*ng filled. [Sir cents per pound for freighting from t. Idaho to Warrens. [Station to be kept at Cottonwood this [inter. [Sew ditch nearly completed back of Mui rs'. lOnr Auditor sends greeting to wild Nelle [the Palouse. iThanks.—T o Hon. S. S. Fenn for Con vuional Rerord. [foon — Indians rafting wood for this nrket. Good red fir. Amusing.— Rich hearing before Judge [urner's court, between darkies. Appi.ks mav he found at Mouleys of Iniee variety and cheap for cash. [Not Okao Rut Slbkpeth —The Dailv Tntchman has goue into a trance till next pring. [Is Town —Frank Points was in town |i< week and says things are lively about |e Palouse. [Prrachino —Rev. McAlister, a Univer llht minister, will preach in the scho<d ►use to morrow at 11 a m. and 7 P. M. [OttowvEO.—A dispatch came to Walla [tlla stating that Mr. Malhy, A trader M cat.le dealer at Kootenai, had been kwned at Fort Hope. R. C. IWivi ja. —Many predict, an open Winter account of the quantity of raiuf/ill since Member. flnn.niNo Larorii.—C apt. Williams is P'tut. to tear down hi« cabinet and carpen |f shop and rebuild. 55x55 for the purpose 'placing steam power in the building. [Pcllbu Dowv.— J. Q Moxlev hs«demol M the old drug store west of Bunker k pier, bn* left the big mortar standing blitary and alone. Thanksgiving Day —President Hayes H issued his proclamation appointing 'tarsdav the 29th dav of Nov. inst., as a of National Thanksgiving and prayer. N Town. —Spokane Liberty ha« been in hWn duritg the week. The goddess her r ,f mav expect him home soon after the I't'^termas'ter comes from Portland!' PtocoHiNo.—Dr. Kelly'eas commenced taking the land on the bench sontheast town wj»h the view of sowing largely r"h wheat. One gang and one sulky lough running. ^ Frayd.—P arties from the Miles hsttle ''Und rep -rt to the Iluabanman "that the csntured and supposed to he Joseph 'fraud and not the great leader after PI " Canas Phairib.— M. H. Rice informs •hat farmers have completed threshing ' grain. In some instances it bsd be *• wet before threshing, bat generally art «t*ed ic tntt. Dkntisthy.—W m. B. Clowe Rnq., of Balia Walla desires to state to the people of Lewiston and vicinitv, that he will he nt Lewiston, professionally, December 1st. and remain a short time. Look at vour teeth. » Havb to Wait. —The boys who have re* turned from the war. have been compelled to wait here in Lewiston for several deys for the arrival of officers to give them their discharge and vouchers for their services. Timbrr Lands. —A hill is before Con gress to give to each settler upon the oub lie lands a right to purchase 40 acres of timber land where the tract settled upon does not contain timber for building and fencing purposes. Ministerial. —Rev. G. D. Strong and J. D. Flenner passed through town this week en ronte for Camas Prairie. Prof. Flenner will return and preach at the school house in this city Tuesday eve Nov. 13th. Appreciativb. —The W. IF. Union, Com mercial Reporter and several other journals endorse our views upon the method of set tlement of the vexed Indian question, which is to abandon the reservation sys tem and encourage the Indian homestead settlement. Won't Come. —The Mountaineer savs that the O. S. N. Co's new light draft steamer will not come to Lewiston this season. No one here disappointed, for no one expected it to come, only a bluff for Capt. Stump. Clothing. —During the first three days after the return of the citizen attnchp? of Howard's command one house in this town sold 29 suits of clothes which, including tinder clothing &r., averaged $40 each Good sale and the hoys ought to be well clad. Correction.— In the teport of the school hoard given in last issue a mistake oc curred in footing up the amount paid teacher It should read $543 79 instead of $443 70. This leaves in the treasury $70 85 instead of $170 94, as published. Arrived Home. —Mr. and Mrs. J\ W. Poe and daughters arrived home on Tues day's stage from Portland.- The District Attorney does not sppetr 'o have suffered much from his sudden change of condition in domestic life. Senator Morton Dead. — 'or manv davs the telegraph has been f urnishing accounts of the declining health of Senator Morton of Indiana. At last his death is announced as having taken place Nov. l<t at 5 p m , at his home in Indianapolis, surrounded by his family. Public School. —The public, school of District No. I commenced its Winter term last Monday with about 90 scholars in a' tendance They occupy two rooms wi'h J. H. Evans teacher of the advanced Schul ers and Miss Arantin charge of the prima ries. It is expected that this new arrange ment will materially improve the condition of the school. Trade. —Several of our merchants be gin to see that competing trading establish ments are springing up all around them, and that to retain their old customers and obtain new ones, they have got to make liberal offers and inducements, and ther are beginning to stir themselves in this di rection. Lewist6n will Fo'd the trade that na tu rail v belongs to it, if a liberal policy he pursued. Arrival and Departures or Mails.— j Lewiston and Walla Walla, including east ern, Oregon and California, daily (except Sunday) leaves Lewiston at 5 a. m., arrives at 7 P. M. Lewiston and M'. Idaho. Sal mnn river. Florence Warrens and Elk City leaves Tuesdays and Saturdavg at 5 a. m , arrives Mondavs and Thursdays at 7 p. m. Lewiston and Pierce City, leaves Mondays at 12 M., arrives Saturday* at 12 M. Lew. istnn nnd Colfax leaves Fridays at 7 a. m. arrives Saturdays at 6 P. M. Lewiston and Spokane falls and intermediate points, leaves Mondavs and Thursdays at 7 a. m , arrive» as Wedowdajrs tad Saturday* »: * r ». Returned From Boise. —Ezra Baird, Sheriff, returned from Boise on Saturday night's stage, where he had gone in charge of Wm. Finger sentenced to the penitentiary for one year. Baird's prisoner "i»ve him the slip at t'ayn«e Station, and lie was de tained one day in recovering his man. Baird was Iving down on a bench at the Station asleep. McLyle, Pinkham's prison er, wag also lying down asleep. Pinkhain was sitting up on watch. Finger, shack eled, was sitting with head down by the stove. Just at this time the 9tage ar rived from Umatilla. Pinkham stepped out to see the stage and was gone some three minutes, and when he returned Finger was gone. They found his shackeles left near the door outside, some one hail seen a man running towards Umatilla river. Pursuit was made forthwith hut the dark ness prevented getting sight of the escap ed, till he had reached the thick brush along the margin of t^ie liver. Baird sent word immediately to Cornoyer, agent of the Umatilla reservation, and he forth with came up with 5 Indians. Baird told them he would give them $50 to capture the prisoner. They immediately started in pursuit and after a short search found him secreted in the brush and nearly covered with rubbish. He tried to make his escape but a shot gun in the hands of Cornoyer soon brought him to a halt, and he was retaken and doubly ironed and taken through to the penitentiary. Baird says he is a sly r ox, arid plays possum remark ably well. Railroad Rill.—A bill is before the Legislature of Washington Territory to regulate the price o* freight and pas sage on all railroads within the Terri tory, with a fair , rospeot of its becom ing a law. It will materially lessen the present priee of freights and passage. NOTICE. U. P. Land Oiffce, 1 TewNtnn f. T. Oct., ."Ist; 1S77. 1 ( 1 0.WPLA I NT HAVING BEEN ENTERED 'at this ••Rice by .IKSsE C. KELLY of Ne:'. I'erc« Co 1. T. against JOHN HARDIN for ahiindoning his Homestead Entry: No. 42, dated July 13th 1*72, upon the south half of southeast quarter Section 2d, and north half ol northeast quarter section 35, township 38 north ■rangea west, in Nes Perce County I.T., with a view to the cancellation of »nid entry: the said parties are hereby summoned to appear at this office on the. 2fith day of November 1877 at 2 o'clock r. m , to respond and furni-h testi many concerning sui 1 alleged abandonment. J. M. IIowk, R. J. Monroe. Register. Receiver. 2-3-4w Farm For Sale. T HE UNDERSIGNED OFFERS FOR sale the following described tract of Inn with improvements thereon, situated on the Pnlou-e mer about 7 miles east from Palouse O-tv, to-wit : The S. E. i of S. W. 1 «L S. \V I of 8, E. i of section 35, in township 42 north of range 5 west, and lots 2 <k 3 in section 2 in township41 north of range j we t, containing one hundred and fifty ninefi ty seven miehuud reths acres. The improvements consist of a one and one half fctorv log house, n good stable and shed, 1(H) a< res under fence and fib acres broken with plough. For terms and «»»her particulars enouire of Samuel Denny living near the place, or of the undersigned at Lewiston l. T. Good title given. John W. Denny. Lewiston Nov. 1st 1877. 2-8-tf. J9 CITY HOTEI jUEWHflsrex?, ^©irsik ehue©. T he undersigned is now located in the above named hotel, and Having thoroughly remodeled it. can assure patrons the VERY BENT Or ACCOMMODATIONS AFFORDED m irauE carr. The rooms are conveniently arranged and com pletely renovated, and open to accommodate the public in style not surpassed in Lewiston. A. BITTNER, Proprietor. MEW BARBER SHOP. ¥1 ETWEES J. P. VOLLMERS AND THE JLJoId Store formerly kept by Lœwenberg Bros- SHAVING and llAIR.DUEsb. IMG done nn in the latest styles witn neat «W dispatch. * J. A. Hoag, Propnator. •*mmp DUN WELL'S OKO FINÔ EXPRESS, f CARRYING U. S. MAIL AND PASSEN ger» to and from Lewiston and Piere« Clfy, transacting business with WELLS, 1 -ÀltCO & * t(VS., Express, leaving Lewiston <>n Monday and arriving at Piere« 'sty on Wmines lay, leaving Pierce City ob loursda.v and arriving at Lewiston on Satur day of each week 1-tf J. ALEXANDER, Wholesale and Retail Dealer 1 b •GENERAL LEWISTON. Ï.T., IS—tf JOHN F. VOLLMER, Wholesale and Retail Dealer in OF ALL KINDS. A GENERAL ASSORTMENT OF DRY J\_ (Foods, Clothing, Groceries, Crockery an>l Glassware, Cntlcrv, Tobacco, Miners' Goods, Etc., Etc., Etc. Lewiston. I. T., Oct., 21, 187«. I-tf SALOON. M. 6 Æ LIE T S OPEN AT TI1E HEAD OP .1.1 STREET ready to wait on his customers with neat ness and dispatch. Drop in nnd see. 4 7-3 m H. W. STAINTON, Physician and Surgeon, LEWISTON, I. T, Office and Residence—Montgomery Street Head of Fourth. 1-tf CALIFORNIA B R E WER Y, NEA1? HEAD OF FIRST ST., LEWISTON, I. T. Call and see them. W EISGERBER BROf. I-It FRUIT JjJFRUIT ! ! rpiIE UNDERSIGNED OFFERS FOR l suie n large quantity of froR, consisting principally of choice varieties of Apples, in ex change for cash or good merchan'a Lie wheat. Apples delivered at his place about «me mil« above Lewiston, at two cent» per pound in quan tities to suit purchasers Will hedn good con dition for picking within about ten days. J. N. Lindsay. Lewisti n Sept. 20 1877. 49 tf J. W. POE, Attorney-at-Law, AND DISTRICT ATTORNEY For 1st Judicial District. Office in Clark*» block 3d street Lewiston, I. T. Will attend to business before the LatH Office. A. DAMAS, Dealer in geneaal UEICDMDISE StiIppIng-Forwardiiig'wCoinnilssioB. HU ALONZO LELAND, Attorney-at- La w v LEWiofON, IDAHO TERRITORY. Will practice in all the Courts of North Idaho-, and al*n tbe Snr r*»*sC*m /