OWYHEE TIDAL WAVE.
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SILVER CITY, OWYHEE COUNTY, IDAHO TERRITORY, THURSDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 3, 1870.
The Tidal Wave of deeper soul«
Ink) our inmost being rolls,
Out 5f all meaner cares.
ma w arcs
THE TIDAL WAVE
Every Thursday Morning
T. J. «fc J. S. BUTLER,
( One Door South of Graham'$ Sample Room)
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BLAKE fc CO., at the Post
office Idaho Citv.
I, J SWART, at Rogers' Store. Lentvilie.
CAiT. CEO. DREW, at the Postoffice, in
Herman it Co.'s Store, Owylie» City.
H. li. I.AMKIN, City Book Store, Boise
Dtoftssional anb Susintss CoriJs. ;
ATTORNEY at LAW,
iKITCE and K|S 1 PEXCE-E»st wd* of j
Jordan Creek, Silver City, i. i. J
Attorney and Counsellor at Law, |
SrtvaaCrrr'. .Owyhee County, I. T. ;
OFFICE—Neat door to McDonald&Co'sAssay
Office, Jordan Street. 1 J
W. H. VAN SLVKK.
J. 8. VAN ftLYKB.
J. s. VAN SLYKE & BRO.
J. c. HKXLXY.
J. R. M'BRIDB.
M'BRIDE & HENLEY,
ATTORNEYS at LAW,
uactice IN' AU/MCOfTOor
Jr the Territory.
Court of tho United states.
Office oh Court Street, east side of J«""
Creek, Silver City, I. r -
F. E. ENSIGN,
ATTORNEY AT LAW',
,Owyhee County, L T.
st. near Second.
A. L. SIMON DI.
MiDONALD & CO.
,-yq '«T 3JB YR S3 o
SILVER CITY, I. T. [Df
HOFFER & MILLER,
W BOLBSALE ASD RSTAII.
Washington St., near
R. T. aiu.BR.
aE*RT « ARTIS, m
MARTIN & MILLER,
ATTORNEYS at law,
Silver Crrr. Owyhee County, 1 T. [ltf
JAS. H, GARDNER,
and rktajl dbalkr I*
SKYE RA L
Street, Stirer City, I T.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT
SatyT^u^r ÄyTen?Ä ^
vearisse Also Expense Fund Orders No?,
30 ' 35 Mi SÄ
A. H. WEBB. Co. Trcas.
after tk»s date.
This Jan. 19, 1870
A Col. Baker, in command of an
expedition against the Blackfoot In
diana near Fort Benton, M. T. t on
January 21at, surprised the camp of
Bear Chief, consisting of 30 lodges,
killing all but eight bucks. Bear,
who is known to have murdered
many whites, ia among the slain,
j Some of the (irosveutres, Bloods
an( j piemans, hearing of the fate of
Bear's camp, fled across into the
British possessions, but the Colonel
obtained permission to follow them,
i and.was still in persuit. The Black
feet have been, and still are, a very
| trollb i esomP an j treacherous tribe,
an d require the constant presence ol
| , 0 Jdjerv to keep them peaceable.—
; But in this instance Col. Baker and
his soldier boys have made good In
dians of Bear and his party. The
1'iutes, Snakes and Bannacks ot this
region are equally treacherous and
blood thirsty wilh the Blackfeet.—
Th» lesson of the withdrawal of
troop 3 from ibe upper Missouri, is
; certain to be repeated here, i
our frontier posts shall be abandoned
a- is uow proposed.
Oi.n Virginia has been admitted
j , h former status in the Union
J , _ ,
minus slavery ; her Senators and
j Representatives sworn in aud taken
. their seats, but not without much
opposition from the Copperhead
side of the bouse,
rant old hypocrite, objected to hav
ing Congressmen sworn in because
some years ago Porter, in a boated
debate jb Norfolk, had declared the
| G overn inent a humbug. Sargent,
; Q f California, replied that if all
members were expelled who could
J be convicted of having used such
Wood, the ar
language, the aeals on th# Demo
cratic side would be pretty generally
vacant ; whereupon Woodward, of
Pennsylvania, blustered and sput
tered awhile and pronounced Sar
gent's remarks slanderous to the
The Democratic papers will prob
ably cease now to charge the Radi
cals with keeping States out of the
Union, as when oue cornea to the
door clothed and in her right mind,
they still persist in trying to keep
her out in the cold.
Ex U. S. Senator, James S. Green
of Missouri, died in St. Louis on the
PJth of January, aged 53 years.
Green, during his Senatorial career,
regarded by many as the ablest
debater on the Democratic side, but
falling under habits of dissipation,
which had grown upon him for many
years, ho became a wreck of his
former self, aud during the war al
lied what there was left of him To
the rebel cause, which sank him
lower than ever, so that at the time
of his death he exhibited none of the
fire and vigor of his earlier life and
died in circumstance* of extreme
Tus last act ot bravery committed
by the Vigilantes in Montana was to
hang a Chinaman on a tree in Dry
Gulch at Uelana, and pin upon his
back a card with the words, " Be
of Vigilantes ; still alive.''
J. W. Gahhw.lzr ha. been dis
charged from bis debt, by operation
of law, and begins the World anew.
"Gash" U liable to be worth $100.
before y,, en J 0 f the year.
Opposition in Division.
Tlesiuy, Jan. Üôth, 1870.
At an adjourned meeting ef the
citizens of Boise City, called to con
sider the best means to protest
against the division of the Territory,
Mr. lieed, the chairman, being ah
sent, W. A. Flournoy was called to
The committee un resolution?, by
their chairman. Mr. Geer, offered
United States has under considéra
tion the division of our Territory by
annexing a certain portion lying
south of Snake river to the .State ol
PREAMBLE AND RESOLUTIONS :
Whereas, The Congres» of the
Nevada : and
Whereas, Said portion of Idaho
Territory embraces our riche»! mine» j
and a large agricultural district ;
which lies contiguous to aud natu
rally gravitates towards such river
and Boise valley, ami is inseparably j
connected to Southern Idaho : und
Whereas, No such division could i
be made in justice to that portion of
the people so cut off or do justice to
those remaining north of «aid divi-
ion. lie it therefore
Resolved, That we respectfully
protest against such division, or any
division tending to dismember our
Resolved, That it is not only re
pugnant to republican principle to
destroy the established geographical
lines of our common country with
out the consent and against the
wishes of those most interested, but
it is a vioiatien of publie honor hy
so segregating Idaho Territory as to
diminish the security of her crcd
earnestly appeal to that body for th«
uooiiritr nf onr rio-litR ronfiiienlW
, . k • •
believing that aii$riiat tribunal to be
actuated by the highest motives of j
' r> ; ; tu«»
Resoh'td, That an\ dtvisinn ot
Snake river valley is unnatural. Im
Dolitic. and seriously detrimental to
iu inleresis of the DvADt* »I said
til# mietest» tu tue | . o, i* i
valley, and without corresponding
benefit to the State of Nevada.
Resolved, That our Delegate in
Congress, the Hon. J. K. Shafer, be
requested to lay these Resolution#
before Congress with such other in
formation as he may be able to give,
in order that such proposed division
may never be made, or any division
detrimental to the interests of Idaho
Signed. J. C. Gkkr,
R. E. Foote,
Milton Kzi.lt. )
The question being on the adop
tion of the resolutions thpy were
Resolved, That- recognizing Con
gress not only as the guardien, but
as the protector of the common in
terests of all American cit /ens, we
Tuet Love Their Cochins.— It is
to observe the sudden af
fection that has sprung up for us in
the breasts of th* good people of
Boise City since the introduction of
the hill to segregate this county
from the parent »tern and add it to
... , ......
Nevada. Yte have no thought that
anv such bill will ever become a
law nor indeed do we desiro it, vat
it is curious to note the importance
attached to Owvhee by those hither
to apparently indifferent a • toils agn
cultural, mineral and other resourc
\Ve never realize the value of a
friend until we have lost or are
about to lose one. Our Boise friends
begin to appreciate and like us.
Thk people of Ooaklaml, Calilor- ;
(sw I..«* « rtafiainn fAr
me, appear to have a passion lor
(retting under the car wheels. One
6 ® . .. i a
Id tbiuk by tbi« time they would
learn to stand off the track when the
cars come along, yet erer j week we
by the papers some one injured
at the depot. «
LIST OF LKTTErtH
Remaining in the office ot Wells, Kargt* A
Co. at Silver City, L T., Feb. ist, 1870.
Myers, J I.
Met» loi I m, John
Kudeen, J A
Roondtrac, J G
Rogers, H K
Springer, W H
Shelden, L W
Scott, Robert H
VuLduzen, M E
William«, J N
Winn, M A
Whiuibnry, F R
Batchuilor, c i>
clinton. K It
Dewey, Win H
Francis, W l>
Forsyth, B w
Gaflury, Peter ,
Hughes, S O
X'nsi'm K M
Johnson', R L -2
neniaiuin* in l\wtofflc<. K»t>. 2 d, ls:o
Royer. R B
Siandart, T W
Shirk, D C 1
While, Jain« 1 ?
Davies, I »avid B
, he teuer» a ill :
pie**© say 44 Adveriiyed ' ami give th« dut«
J. A. Dost, Dcp F. M.
A I'KOPosiTlON has been dtacunseJ
ea «ture Prince Arthur nnd hold him
r ... i
a» a boitapre for F»*nian prisoners in •
* ^ ' - iIim !
j KngJand, but upon a vote of Hit oi
der it was decided not to doit, al
. . ..
t f l01 ,gh manv spoke warmly in favor
' th# msasure
01 the justice oi in . . j
be n BERNSTEIN,
in the New York Fenian circles to
ml Relu il
. ..., ni
[Rail side Washington St. , above Third.)
H aving reoi'Enki) thk aboyk
. nametl Saloon an«l laid »u a supply u?
"(RKATIHE COM FORT
Will be glad tommy friends or " »"J'
H II " wb»n lliey h«v. any »u|>er
ot li « r
tluous change to spend with in»*.
KI FI« KIXG.
Sheppard Rubber Boats !
Iter LI, I HOB.)
LEATHER (Oi«1*l«le) WiSJ.KS.
,.■ , „ hk-v-i u
move LAD HEELS.
Th# uaaal w«y of nailing lAathor Holes on
ji 0 j,n«r Inuitn hoi#« quite through the
Soles, which are sure to luak Tb«# 1 ''-"*
or Holes are fastened hy anchors enilHsUile.]
lu t i, p Kuliber wh-n thô lirwu arc mad#, tint
proof, «ml the Sole# can be
t | ircu ,, r rour longer than the or
bmkk cldtÎiisü » a»..
:s tti itroailway N«« York.
HU Lake Slr'eei, Chicago
007 Market Street, San F
W»rLK 26 OK THF THIRD JFDH'IaL
; JK/ Distric*. c*ampn«ingOwyirw»«*MlOn»'i
«I» Coun»î«H, I. T.. ÎS «IDSDCJed kO HM ta
| ^ „ fo iiôws:
Bcl*2S.—No cans# will be tried at a t*rm
' on iseu^M of faet «nlF>» the action b« com
, befor« tl»« first day of tho trrtn, ex
Hal« of Prudlfc Amrndrd.
cept In r«««< of ilefault or by «n
(Signed) J. R. LKWi .
JudgF3d Jud. ih«i i>mrt. I. T
1 «t«) (Atmet) K. E. Hau«;*, Clerk.
Silver City WholM«!«* Prie««
COftJtltCTKD WKKKLT «1 W. D. »IUBLO»
.. $ o 000 to m
.... 27 60*»
_ 30 OO0 36 0*
_ 60 00*0
_ 37 O»H0
_ 10 000
Flour ft 100 lbs. ..
Sirup V keg. 6 gal
Crushed Sugar * 100 Ibx . .. 27 000 00 0#
... 22 600 2k 0«
30 000 00 Ot
... 60 0tH4
... 16 000 M 00
Hmwn Sugar "
Pulverised Sugar "
Green Coffee "
(»round Coffee 44
Oyster, Lotetrre, Clams, etc
Table Fri» U, %* case.
Jellies c * ^ .
Spice« ' 4 * .
Hominy V 100 tbs...
Soap ^ box.
Candles "P l*»x.
Yeast Powders V gro*
Hhusting Powder ^ keg
Fuse V 100 H.
Steel ÿ 100 lbs.
' Iron .»#*Hi
1 lick Eves 100 lbs. 30 000 36 OS
! Handles ^ dnx. 7 000 9 00
, Rope 100 H»s. 4« '*0*0 46 St
| Tobacco f 100 lb**. 90 '«to 126 o#
60 ( « «a -00 00
. 1* 000
. 36 000
16 000 18 00
, Pees, etc.,
12 00(0 14 60
. ! -, Off ,
3 76<0 00 00
42 000 4* 00
20 Otx<* 22 «»
Cigare *f» M
Coal CHI, rase
I^rd Oil 44
WbiHkk« V gal Boiar. 3 000 00 06
6 000 12 09
... 3-t oo0 3* oe
... 16 000
. .. 12 000
... 18 000
. . 20 000
. . 12 000
... 67 600
Brandies " .
! R'ini and Gin 44 .
VhaiuiHtgtm V bftskel,
! I*;»rt Wine
i Oregon Un)«
Quicksilver per tank .
Dry Gno«ly, nothing. H«U, Boot», et« ,
i according to quality.
TO THE WORKING CLASS — W« «r« uow
pr*»|w»fFd in ruruitdi all c!a«a«« with i'O0lut
j employment at homo, il»«t whol* of tl»e tim«
or for th« sj»urc tnouiouUi. HukIdckh nrw,
light and profitAbl«. ivriwm« of either h«*i
j easily earn from 5t)c. tn $6 per evening, and
j a propuriiooal mb bj éevoiiai (bell wbele
i nearly as much as ro*u Hiy« «II who «»'•
• ihn not i«r« may «end their «dtlrcs.« m<i t*>;
! the buninc, w« nmk« ihn unimraiiHd or
lPr: fo«uch «>• «r« not whi «au. -lied e«
win send sit*» i«»y for ihetrouiii«.»f w.itipf
fall iNirtlcnlars, » v«laable «unif*le. whi u
will do n. cimiinen.« work «u.t . r»i.v of
T "» l "er»ry .. "f
j me largest and he>i imnily newspHtie« pub
want nerinanFDl, proOuht» wnrk, adrttMc
k. c AIJ.KS Ati). Ac«i-.ta M.ms s«m*
E. P. S.It »WALL ..
.VS KK OPENED WITH TIIK
.. Pi n|»r!«-tor
Koluiged ami Imp
*si> H »uw
The Elate«» Ei»(.<l UI1<] Mi
r\*ce of Hnori iu Malta.
It never ( lost}« day nor night and i* c#i
I «untly miteuded by l*olil«-. Attentive
| M ,i Eiorrtenrrd Barkrriiera.
Liquors or Cigars »Bowed it»
j No i*o
I ilie hou f. Everything uso»l is ot the
nt ltr.l Itria nti«.
j _ a A vg jiAltE, OONSTIT! TEII AM» AP
; ■ pointed A. L Siiotunli my true «nil«*
î ful aMorn»y in fiait toe«llort .mrt recolui n.r
|u , >Bry aBd (rail4 .,, geiwnJly for
I ni» anil in my nam» dort»# m* «iiaeti'e ftoni
j III# Territory. I I* a tltli WLltll
Silver fliy, I T . Jan IJ 1st
0l'T*A*Pfl PUESSFP 1141 It 6 U
»HUK .UI1.K at
J HUELAT k LG R
l It eg ii 1 h r Cum
,..T\.of Owyhee L.lge No S. A F. an#
I M , held at Maaonic Hail on Hat
' urday, on or before ilie roll moot
li month. »I 1 O'clock r » J/*«< «*rrp
i Saturday emunffor imtructum,
Wnr K«*!* * odj(c, *o. It. Meets
I Thurwtay '•veiling **n «»r the full mo«
| moütbJ/. And weekly tor iastnttit««.
Lodge, No. N,
inei-ts oo Krid»y of each w»»k
ji 7 o cloi.k r. ■ at Masoaie
y l<«g«l«r RC« of (Ilf
r Indcp^ii'Wnt Order of t.ood Temy
IV— ten—'Tuesd*;- «v^Bing* «t ««v«r
" «'clvtic. W C. T
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