Thursday, July 4, 1878.
He Wanted to Subscribe.
We £f»t a new subscriber Wednes
day. When wo answered hi< knock at
the door, he sidled in, took off Lis hat
and asked :
"Is dis the newspaper shop '
We told him it w«s .
"An' is you de ixi«* fo'rhan ob de
We satisfied our colored visitor on
that poißt, and he continued
"I fotch in some 'baeca to-day, an* I
promised Ebenezah dat> my olds'
chile—promised dat boy I'd prescribe
for a paper. He kin read, he kin, an
he's aller.i pesterin' the ooman and me
for books and papers. I s'pose we
orter curidge de chile's dhpencity.
How d'ye sell yo' papers
"Three dollars a y» ar.'
"All de same price r'
"Let me observe one ef you please.'
We handed him a paper and he un
folded it, up side down, canning it
critically on both aides.
"Loeks like dar'a a sight o' letterin'
in dat. I don't got any apectaclea dis
mornin' and I can't pretactly tell if it's
de—de 'Merican language.'
We assured him that it was.
"In Democratic or Republican
"Dat's do kine ob a book Kbene/ah
gradjurated in. and 1 s'pose dis paper ,
'ud suit him. Three dollars a year,
you say, sah r How much is dat a
"About 25 cents.'
"Is not de man to inin' expense
whar de propper educatin* ob my cbill
un is consarned. I hoi' dat its ebbery ;
pusKon's duty to cultivate his outspring
to de 'stent ob hid ableness. Prescribe
de name ob Ebeneezah Know on yo'
books. Dat's it. Ef you'd jess' put a
few picters in Eb'» paper it 'ud please
de chillum mightly. Hero's a bit, sah. ;
Send de paper 'long, and if it gibs sas
sefaction, I'll come in and prescribe foil
a full month. Good mo'nin !'
House for Rent
A NEAT DWELLING HOUSE OX SF.t'OXD
street. north of the old Coal Road.
Five Kooms, Improved Garden Lot, Well of
Water, and line view.
iujr!2.dlw Alill Hti*«t. Seattle.
CARD A Hill.
flash, Door, Moulding and
'I "HI UNDERSIGNED, HAVING FORMED A
1 copartnership under the firm nam* of CARD
k LAIR, to dato from tins date, and having
bought all the Machinery formerly owned by M
L. Cavanaugh, are now prepared to do all kinds
of work In their line, and respectfully invite
their frieuda and the public generally to call at
their Factory on
TVi I■»T ■ STH33BT,
and get a anpply 6f
SASH, DOORS, MOULDING
(AND SCROLL WORK,
Also, FEED GROUND TO ORDER, and kept
on hand for vale.
L. 8. CARD,
P. J. LAIR.
Seattle. June let, 197*. Jel-dtf
IX THE PROBATE COURT OF THE COUNTY
of Kiug, Territory of Wasblngtou.
In the matter of the Estate of WILLIAM
Notice la hereby given that by an order of the
Probata Court of Kiug Coonty, Waahlagton Terti
tory. made and entered of record on the 17th day
of June, lK?tt, the nnderslgned waa appointed Ad
ministrator of the estate of William Nichola. late
ot aald Connty, deceased.
All persons hsvlng claims against the said de
ceased are rvqulred to preeent the same with eat
tefsctory vouchers to the undersigned at the
store of 8. Baxter k Co on rront street. In the
Otty of Seattle, In aald Countv, within oue year
from this 15th dsy of June, ItTTM, or the same will
lie forever barred.
Administrator of the Estate of William Nichols,
LanRABKB K Haxroao, Attorneys for Adminis
1 IN PRICES !
CLOSING OUT SALE !
The Kit tire Stork
S. P. Andrews & Co
J. W. SEOR6E,
SKA TT LK BAKE KV.
Wholesale and Ketait l>«aiar u
BREAD, CAKE. CRACKERS, ETC
W Good* delivrred to all ptrts of the city
free of charge.
FRESH BBKAD DELIVERED
EVERY MORNING !
Hot Bread sod Bi*ad every Sunday
J. R. BEAN,
Forwarding and Commission
Will receive and sell all kinds of Produce, and do a General Commission
PROMPT RETURNS MADE. CONSIGNMENTS SOLICITED
FRONT STREET, SEATTLE.
PINKHAM & SAXE,
ARK SELLING THEIR
- -JUD —
MATS FURNISHING GOODS
THAN ANY OTHER HOUSE
IX THK C'OI'XTRY. au3
WASHINGTON TERRITORY BRANCH
PACIFIC MUTUAL LIFE MJRAM COMPANY
G. A. WEED PfMldcol I G. D. HILL Vice FrMldsot
G. W. WARD Secretary | C. H. li AX FORD Attorney
DIRECTORS— J. W. Gftorge, Ed. Polhemus, Robert Knipe, C B. Shattuck, 0. If. Hsnford, A. W.
Malson. O. D. Hill a. P. Andrews, Q W. Ward, G. A. Weed.
This Department la organic* >1 in the interest of the policy balden, and to bring and kt?ep monej
In Washington Territory.
Application fur Insurance luav b<> made to any member of tbia Branch.
A. 11. COVALT, General Manager,
apldawtf PORTLAND, OREGON.
Has on hind a Choice Assortment of
Gents 1 Suits and Furnishing Goods
BOOTS. SHOES, BROGANS, RUBBER GOODS,
LADIES' AND MISSES 1 GAITERS
And in connection therewith a fine aH*ortineut of Foreign and Domestic I'HKHI meres, DoeHkins
B«av<>ra. Ac , Ac., which be will make to order at Living Rates.
Commercial Street, Seattle.
At the old Stand of Calligan & Clark.
G-LORE & WUNDBR,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers in
Also. Fancy Cabinet i„Trh^OlJUl^l
Ware, Parlor nitare Store, which we
Wall Pockets. LVioffer st prn-ee thet l»*fy
Shelve*. kc., *c., JJLL!-■%. ' < empelitUn
Commercial Street, South of New England Hotel.
HALL # PAULSON,
Manufacturers of and Dealers iu
Our facilities are such as to defy competition.
GIVE US A CALL AND SATISFY YOURSELF AS TO PRICES.
Ooaatreul Street. Seattle. W. T.
JOHN L. JAMIESON,
Walrhnalitr & Jrwrlrr.
WENZLEB'B NK* BCILDINO,
ALL WORK WARRANTED !
•?* Oar lIKD—FKif Watch K#i i «irin/r,
%f.»oo(T»m Engrmviug. •***' Cattily, lip* Mount
leg igold or . J«w«iry K»p*tnng.
•V Th# T«VK n** dn:j by Tel®,
j graph fretu th«t\S Kigu*! fetation* iu *
ftrsWia** Chnniouirter. cnabiiug tbo*« Laving
i bin? *r»trhr» t>> ba*« thru* Accurately ratM,
W« guarantee Fin M-«.*!*.•>» Work »t
lias Made its Appearance,
And U rroo. au. *d by nil «bo try it,
On the Sound !
SEATTLE, W. T.,
h. KTDENBAOER. Prop'r.
Manufacture all kind* of
Sliip and Soft Bread
Svia. Picnic, Boston, Su-ar, Milk, Fan
cy a»«i Sboo Fly
Crackers, Cakes, dec
Ortan to *ll part* of tb« Sound at abort
v **l« furnished with kiin-dri«d buctuta on
application. far long »«»a voyagm.
Al»o WboiMalc and Retail driers in flrst-cl**
GROCERIES & PROVISIONS
WM " ' owd "-
Oaab Paid for E«jrt
T/OR SHOEMAKER'S rSE. $2 Go PER pivr
L. A. TRJULX.
•pl*-d3tawtf LVmmerrtel atr*«t.
BILLIARD SALOONS, Ac.
Second and Washington Sts.,
The b*«t brands of Wines. Liqucrs and Cigars
to be found at the bar, and entertaianient with
good music for ail visitors.
| fl9-dtf W. PRESTON SMITH.
ON MILL STREET SEATTUS, W. T.
WINES, UOUORS & CIGARS
Constantly oa hand.
FRANCIS HIGBET, Pror.
flKept by /
Corner Commercial and Main street, opposite
theC. 9. Hotsl.
'p HIS Is the place to visit to have the Inner
J man rsplenlahed.
Cigars, Tobacco, Wines, and Liquors
Always oa hand.
Til (IIItEiIIJIS Si UIS
Attached to the Saloon is a Flret-elaaa
rCMfISQEU ROOMS BT THE DAT OR WEEK.
JAOOB LEV '
jl L\l Sii JPMD FOK
W Second-hand Clothing, H
0 ; BLANKETS, I jj
n I WATCHES AND JEWELRY. 2
PI Commercial St,, bet. Washington and
Main, Seattle. W. T. *
One niile east from Yesler's Wharf on
the road to Lake Washington
A Fine Collection of
Small Fruits of all Kinds,
And Two Yarieties of
P El AOHX3B
That are Sure to Ripon in this Climate.
DAHLIA BULBS, CABBAGE and TOMATO
PLANTS far sale.
Orders Oaa be left at the Eureka Bakery
C. W. LAWTOK Proprietor.
Ship Yard !
THE UNDERSIGNED are
now prepared to take Con
tr*ct* for Building Hbipa
-ZimmmM. or Steaml>oata ; to ban)
out the same on their N<»w Ways, and make all
necessary repairs, auch as
BUILDERS of SMALL BOATS,
either Metallic or Wood.
We have juat completed our NEW
Marine Way 8 and Ship Yard,
On the BEACH, near the old
Seattle Coal Bunkers,
And are ready to receive orders.
Bigelow, Tierney & Co.
O' 12« ap23-dtf
I. o. O. F.
Friendship Lodge X O . 13, I. O. 0. F.
>1«. 4 !? Gamble, Kitsap Co,. W. T. M»un.
rI 05? #" !t nd lag * re to attend
oy order of the v
Port Gamble. J, in e l sth, 187$. jel7-w3m
S. & W. W. R. R.
■m. jUI ytbft
SEATTLE JTO RENTON.
FREIGHT CARS WILL
M6Ji *l. rSrrj* ** 7 <»«»<*■*• «*cepted)
ofoJZglZ&Sgk" U,,00M "
THE MITE IWESMNT
Piro d? Marino.
Cash Assets, - - $515,000.
Principal O ffic T '.n JJ< '.:f> fn oiue
5a II Francisco.
orFIC K R S :
PKTF.B DOSAHRC, Pres*t.; A. J. BBYAXT. Yieo-Pr.
C HARLES H. CctHiNO, c*vretary.
A. P. lIOTALIXO, A 0., General Agent#
for O.'sgon and Washington, Portland, Oregon.
FIRST-CLASS RISKS SOLICITED
C. C. Perkins, Agent..
BEST QUALITY OF
At Prices to Suit the Times.
D. B. WARD.
Front Street, near Pike.
To Those Wishing to Secure
W. B. HALL,
Surveyor and Civil Engineer,
OFFERS HIS SERVICES TO PARTIE3 WlSH
ing to secure Homes in Washington Terri
tory, either by Homestead or Pre-emption, as he
Is thoroughly acquainted with the land not yet
taken up. Term*, very reasonable.
Apply in person or by letter to
W. B. HALL, Seattle.
• UO WK
Importer and Dealer In
House Furnishing Goods
SOFAS & BEL) LOUNGES,
COOKING & PARLOR STOVES
GLASSWARE & CROCKERY
Which I shall sell at San Francisco prices, and
cheaper tlun any other house in Seattle. A call
at tho Store will convince you of onr low prices
and the superiority of our poods.
! COMMERCIAL STREET, Next door to Jenning'e
N. B. Second-liana Furniture,
I Gtove9, &c. t Bought and Sold.
General Agents for the
and Canvatwers wanted, to wbom
wi!! be paid a libera! commission.
Freeport and Alki Point.
S r * E *E 0R bbices always on hand ov
CRAWtCRD & HARRINGTON'S NVHAR
For sale by JOHN EEENAN, and at the Yard.
JACOB R. OLSEN.
Thia Company la now to furulah
Superior Quality of Coal
IN QUANTITIES TO SUIT I
For Sale, at Low Prices !
Apply at the OSce of THE SEATTLE nftar
k TRANSPORTATION COMPANY. °OAL
Seattle, NoTeajber Ttb. 1874.
Removal and Opening
New Brick Store
Next Door to Jawieson's Jewelry Store,
SEATTLE, IF! T.
Onr customer* and the trade generally are kin : •
ly intern ed that we are now occupying onr nevt
ly built Store, where we offer a hne an«l attracts «
i Boots, Shoes, Hats, Millinery
Goods, Carpets & Oil
Cloth, Wall Paper,
' Trunks k Satchels, Furs, A r e.
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
▲ call to tha Store will convince your of our
low prices for best goods.
L. DILLER, Proprietor.
(Successor 10 P. T. Snyder.)
MILL STREET, SEATTLE.
Conntanfly «m llhhU (he
CORNED BEEF AND PORK.
PORK and BOLOBNA
(SUCCESSOR TO E. B. MOORE).
Fresh and Salted
and a general assortment of
A.Uo, the bent brands of
CIGARS AND TOBACCOS.
Corner of Third & Union Streets. Seattle.
Net and Twine
43 Commercial Street, Boston
Twine Manufactrorv at Canton, Mass.
1 Net Manufactory at E. Cambridge Maes.
FISHING NETS, Filled ftr Dse,
Suitable for Brook River,
Lake, or Sea.
Importers of Knox's Hillings.
" w }.sju'r
Farjn f#r Sale.
Arr. lV u Hu<^ ualml « tor
Acre* Bottom Land, and 40 Arret* Timbered r»i.
■*& d. sloping gently to the river It In 12 iullm
F??t^SiS!j r *f h iL n « tOD ' and ,rom Seattle.
ap'irid 6 * rre * ln tfnuw - 4 » cr#, » of
on hand tn on hard '» 20 «"n« of hay
on F the*lK 6 ,r " f T''V %rter " of * mile Montage
clear stniT« of -4* overflow, and ha* a
w \? f Wlt<lf running through. which
In'".Tot'Tr ft thft bMU « »«* JKS
ti Jbei om it iTiw ri 2 B ' hivln « » **** deal ,f
out tfJL! ! ?w he fln,t ke y P° lnt '°r getti..*
Stoneln I k " hi xor eight aJ.
tlon In contra" fop The I oca.
in* Ah.Vli . * «°od steamboat land
hotel and atore would do well there at
the present time, and it in conrenteVt to al»T>*
glng camp*, now In operation. *"
JSSSf U<01 " ° U ,hP P ' aCe - Cau,,fc of
ior further particular* inquire of
Q OEOBOE WUITE.
-tawtf Snoqualmie River. W. T
PU6ET FOUNDRY i!
■UCCBMOIg TO J. F. * T. WlLio*.
MISCELL. A* GO U$
WADDELL & MILES
Wholesale And Retail Dealers in
Tlie largest Stock and greatest variety
lit Washington Territory.
Ov?r 51) differed kinds and styl*. ,
MlbCt from, including the q\4 favorit*
DIAMOND ROCK, «
SUPERIOR j f
AND V "H
CHIEF COOK ) w
For Wood or Coal.
Plai.u or Extension Top
EUREKA I %
For Gub, Wnter or Steuu..
Black or Galvanized, all siz»u.
lialltable Iron PIPE FITTINGS, all iia»
SUCTION and FORCE
• i ii i ■
Plain. Japanned, Planished and Stamp
Bngllsh, French anil German
Enameled & Tinned Hollow Wan
Mean and Water Gatt|ei,
t«lobc and Aufle Ynlvts,
Wieefc Valves, Marine Coitipnaece
! Of all descriptions, for Steam and M att*
We parohage our Brass Goods direct from tb«
Manufacturer, which enable* us to furni*b those +
•ret quality aud at loweet ratea,
M ANITA CTCRHRs Of
18, SEE! IF, is ui am M
' ROOFING, PLUMBING aad JOBBING
promptly attended to.
_ Maetnf the lsrtwl Pipe Cutting ana Thread!*!
( Machine, and the raoat complete Pip* 'tool# »•*
Puget Sound, we are prepared to cut and thr< *>t lro»
Pipe, alt s«zes, from U in. to 3 in., ae>l furnish Hi*
any lengths «lwn\red r with promptness and at luf'
AGENTS FOB VAN'S
I Wrought-Iron Ranges
i Patent Coffee Urns-
For HoUlt, Steamboats and Beitauran*
Parties in want ef ai y Good® in oar
•ill find it to their interest to gi*e •* •
before purchasing elsewhere, a* we hate
largest and most complete stoek cn
! VADDELL & MIL#
(■• L. NIIT(MIELU
Manufacturer & Healer in First Clans
HARNESS & SADDLERY
MILL B t ., BETWEEN FIRST AND SECOND
SEATTLE, W. T.
Aad everything appertaining to the Trade foe
atantly ou hand.
®®EE TO ORDER, and prompt attention <lw n
•a •!! or tera ftr NEW WORK or REPAIRING.
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