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( BROWN X X m ß LEGHORNS , ; : fk 1 I" H I U*?'| _ > I «oot]r y»ar* n)»tne(itr id br«Mi f lr| t(tJC *<Hi p«'«fin«( l*l»r V |<u(l!trv Ali •(■^WAc I bfrrdinjf I-^n/wr«.* #xgMt) • 1 •'*1 v . !*o4 oi.ly lilifti *rs-1 |>nt' » Hilling biM». Ilttl III# •>** ;»n> alK%4 «luesiiK o itl* (h«i can ix luuntj in an flHMmcvy i ! J tUf* 'H'VQtly (MKrktMi and eLipl^l " • 3 j u li<y »adln*. ail p»ne*# ai ibr t*«Uuj LüUllI; Hllott . Im MtM W« s ni [--Æk Pen No I, Old Birds, per o. tuny " '* 2 , Young ' I ^u«r«nirr <r»jfM «bkki fryw iarb MMiiiig, «ill <!itidic«i# uxl«"« «t hait|t*W. prmullfig rgK* mrc no< »MM in »«rti».* Ira* tant» «wh dfd«r tn <»i «ox.nt(Mi»'v ra h 2 . 3 Settings, 16 *• *3 60 . " 1160,3 I wi|l «1*4» *>%•# I.) Vülfi .u«r |x»uti< v f** d«r Wm. Jones, Lewiston, Idaho Go To %* %* Nezperce Mercantile Co. For J» ^ X I y GROCERIES. DRYGOODS AND SHOES. I v I v Highest Market Price Paid for Produce. U Commuted Land $3.75 Per Acre. Recent Law Passed in Operation Since Janu 26, 1901. Local Office not Notified. ■'The local land office yesterday recieved notification of a new law pa*»*d by the recent eca.ion of emigre** amending the new homestead law to provide that in ca*e. of commutation on rcervat on lande the price paid per acre should hcl3T5 In.trad of #1.25. .ijicrative on May 2i>lh and since that dale about taen ty-five partie« bave commuted on the bad» of ♦1.25 per acre. >s the final proof is esamaned by the department the local land office will be instructed to notify the entrymen that they rliall be required to pay an additional »um «f 12.50 per acre in excena of the ♦! .25 already The local office had received no knowledge of the new law at This law became In the-e ca„c» a» »oon paid. the lime of ila enactment, and the information received yeelerday came a« a surprise. Under the law owning the reservation to settlement, the price fixed !»er acre waa 15.75. The free homes hill became a law May 17,1900. When inquiries regarding the effects of its term« upon commutation were made, Register West informed the »etiler» that the price would be ♦ 1.25 per acre instead of $3.75. land office reversed thie decision of the local land office and the matter Tbç commissioner of the general then went to the secretary of the interior, who gave an opinion on Nov ember 23, 1900, that the rate of ♦! 25 per acre would apply, who commuted after the free homes law passed and before it wae • mended in January last have been particularly fortunate, as they have saved to themselves 12.50 per acre."—Lewiston Tribune. Those MOCKLER & MOCKLER. General Hardware and pam? Implenpepts, CANTON PLOWR am) SUPERIOR SEEDER«. P? X gg| T ri iSST^j Kamiah T fading Co. 'irvnnji •«APntV'i» r, f ? JOHN PLOWS ARE ALL RIGHT. Car load of Barb Wire ust receiv'd whi ch we selling at a LOW very price. Xgents for Russell En gi n e s a n d Thresh e r s. Kamiah, Idaho. ) Nezperce Roller Mill s Z. fl. Johpaon, Prop. Mann fact urea all high grade Hour. Trv « »*ck of QUEEN OF THE our WEST anti be convinced. We also carry a lull line of Bran. Short», and mill »upplie» constant on hand. Germ and Graham Hour also in stock. HOGS! HOGS! W« Will Buy And Recaiv/e Here in Nezperca Fat and Stock Hogs Every Day, in any Number and Pay You the H'Sheat Market Price for the Same. Shaefer & Crozier, J^czpcrcc, Idafy o BRAnnon « dobbccc. Blacksnitl» Horscaboeinc a Special, .... All kind, ol repair work done on I Short Notice. l/oc«lion, next door to Graham'* ! l.iverv Barn. (Jive lia a Call. Temperance Hall. Chsa. Holm. Prop. : | For i> pleasant evening in cards, povd or billiards this is the place to go. Charley will treat you right. Tobaccos. Cigars, Candies and Soft drinks always on hand. A. A. BAROOieCC. . . BARBER. . . First class Nesperce When In lewislon stop si Hie Holmpei Hoase. Meal» 25c. Room» 25 and 50 cent». New brick building. Krerjnbing mat and clean. Tonsorial Artist. Idaho.