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H ' ! . The Union.
WjHW ! PUBLISHED MONTHLY S9B "TormB Fifty Oonte per Annum. H ST. GEORGE, UTAH, MAY 1882. 1' Tho Now Volume. I 0 I One more number complolea the I . present volume of the Union. In an- I other column will be found a Pros- I . i pectus of the New volume, which we I I ' purpose commencing sometime in J u- l ly, How much good reading the next I v volume contain, depends on the f ' amount of patronage we receive. If ! ' v ; we can procure one or two thousand I . subscribers, we will be very apt to ; issue "it oftener and make it better, as a Semi-Monthly would be more de sirable than a Monthly. Our aim is to make the Union the Home paper of Southern Utah, and ; . ' 1 , we can do so if we are liberally pat- ronized. We respectfully ask Farmers, Gar i ' doners, Fruit Growers, and all others : '(who ee 80 disposed), to correspond .or write articles for the Union, on the 1 , a . cultivation of the soil, the bestpardeu J requisites, best kinds oC fruit and M grain adap'ted to our land and climate, K - beet times for. sowing grain and plant- YJ ! in g other field crops, best stock for the farmer and best modes of caring for " v them, .and any other subject that will Ieniigmen anu improve me mmu ana, be of interest to the public. Also lfct us have a synopsis of the local hap penings from the various settlements in our Dixie, and let us disseminate 1 useful knowledge for the benfit of : j . mankind, i J We have many home industries that II should be placed before the public, j 1 and we solicit a card of from 2 to 5 lines each, for insertion in the Union; I i - our terms are moderate. I We desire every person who roads if this article, to get as many subscrib- $5 era for us a3 possible, and forward to r this office. Club list will be found in If another column. m us hear from you soon that we M may know how many copies to print H Send remittances by P. 0. Order 9 or Registered letter. fl ' I. Respectfully, f4 J f, . .Tho Editor. W I' lgffl Focdlng Cows. j w I'hc Live Stock Journal, in regard !; 111 (o feeding cows, well says; There is 1 ' less excuse for feeding a good milch w cow stingily than any other farm ani- mm . , mal. She does not ask any credit; '?,' ' " ene macs prompt daily payment; and Mi her product is a cash article. If he wm lb a3 not "00t afc hand, prudence Rnd B Hf m good judgement, as well as humanity, mm mk S requi.rje him to furnish her full rations B IB t$S a a Um,P; without regard to a favor- able or unfavorable season. Wo al ways council dairymen to make an earnest effort to produce all the feed for their herds upon their own farms; but the first principle of profitable dairying requires that they give abun dant food to keep up an even flow of milk, whether they produce or pur chase the food. Florida Dispatch. ra I en How doop do Roots Penetrate? Few, even among farmers and free plantersj seem to-know how deeply and widely roots penetrate and spread in the ground. A writer in Moore's BuraCJfew Yorker states that in all his most careful examinations he ha invariably found the roots of grass, grain, vegetables, fruit and forest trees, occupying all the soil, no mat ter what was its depth. He has taken out stumps where the roots pen etrated a hard clay more than eight feet, and has gathered wheat roots b the handfulj in a drain more than three feet beneath the surface. He hence infers that the deeper llie soil can be plowed, and rendered friable and fertile, the better, Fruit trees, grape vines and bushes should have no place in a vegetable gar den, as they draw nourishment from the soil, while their branches cast a damaging shade. Garden vegetables require. plenty, of soil for their own use, We call the attention of our readers to the advertisement of the Champion Wind Mill and Star Wood Pump, the best in the world or this or any other locality, A good Agent is wanted, hi' t -tt i On May 1, near Yarmora, Mexico, a terrible battle was fought between a company of dragoons, under com mand of Cayetano Novega, and the famous bandits known as the Teodolo Gaballeros. The troops were defeat ed after a hard and long fight, Nove ga being killed. The robbers rode away, to the. mountains after the .struggle, i -WO The annual product of the precious metals in the States and Territories west of the Missouri River, including British Columbia, are: Receipts at San Francisco from the west coast of Mex ico and reported to Wells Fargo; Gold, $31,869,636; silver, $46,077, 829. California shows an increase in silver and a decrease in gold. Neva da shows a falling off, and Utah, Col orado, and Arizona an increase, Ignorance. Those who know lit Up, speak much; and thoBo who know much, speak little. The ignorant man fancies what little he'knows lobe very important, and is anxious to tell that f i- .... V t . little to nil; but theinstructed man finds it difficult to select from b i large fund of knowledge that which he regards the moat valuable, find is consequently silent. It is not always ptopcr to soy what we think, but it is never improper to think of what we are to say. MFlWn Nkw Words. The new Edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, numbering- 192S quarto pages, contains nearly 5000 new words or new meanings of old ones. These words range over the ficlu of science, medicine-, invention, discovery, research, etc., departments which in this age are constantly yielding fresh ideas, requiring new words to express them. That they have not been hastily compiled is ev idenced by the accuracy of and careful study giv en to their etymology and definitions. The intelligent reader or any reader who would be intelligent, will find this feature of the diction ary quite indispensable. , Sec advertisement in another column. S will's wS 0-. ?5 5- ' m mSO f - i?Sg?ffiSHOB?S CO 'J Sz Si!5n$isfi8is5 - - " FivoOctttvos, one3-5Sot8Reoas, Sight Stops, Including Sub-Ba8af Octave Coupler, Stool, J3ook ana Music, In Solid Blaclc walnut Coa This Ougajt is Built oh tub Okp Pj&ah. . f 27tc Famous Beethoven Organ j 27 Stops, 10 Sets Reeds, $90, j Boon to advanco to $125. Order cow. 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