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. ; 'gl& na"irj starxnu. ASTOHIA .OREGON ISSUED EVERY MORNING, Monday hxconted.. r. C. IItES.tXE : : I1'KI.1SIE5!:. Axtonau fjvVdiuj. tfoss street. Terms of Subscription ; berved by Onrnar, por week .-."i Cont. Sent, by innil. tour month? .?: 0(1 Sent hy mail, .ne year - J 00 Free of !'otao to ."Mibcribors. cftr Ad veniremen ts inserted by the year ai liie rate of 51 "n ior juare per month. Transient adrorti-'ins:, by the day or woek. Gfty ccnt per s mare for each insertion. THE CITY. Tiik Daily a-tmkia.v will he t-mt In mnilotirtcrMt.tn month, frecof pottayc. Reav ers who mntcmnttitcalitrncG from the cllti emi have Tine Astokiax follow them. Daily or Wkickly vfiiVii.s to anu post-itptce roith -mit adnilUmai expense. Adarcc man lie cnfuujai as rfUn as v.esirci. Leave orncrs at the cmuitvm room. Prospects of fine weather. Salmon arc running good. Yesterday was a hcautiful day. A neon due to-day from San Fran cisco. A great ileal of improvement about the city. Trout-fishing will soon be fine sport near Astoria. A match game of base ball soon if serve, to represent the First Congrega fine weather eoniiuucs. tional Church of Astoria at the ;tlst an- - -. liual meeting of the Comrregational -We understand a new bakery is to itin of Oregon and Washington be opened foot or Main street. J erntory which is to be held at h orest 1 . Gro con the IPIh proximo. Mr. James McGee has a very neat store on the roadway, near Divlin & Co's cannery. Sclilussel & Kant's goods are coing fast, now is your chance for bargains, thev are closing out. -Mr. II. 15. Parker, of the p:ia-er , Jlouscis suffering from a very painful injury on one thumb. TC7 ,r T -Ihe wharf of Mr. M. J. kinney.s cannery has been enlarged to make room lor a number of net racks. I i The steamship Oregon arrived yes- terday, at lOr.'W) a. m., from Portland, Leftat o:00i m, for San Francisco. I Cant. Carroll and Purser Peck of the ill-fated Great Republic were pas- sengers to San Francisco by the Oregon yesterday. j " , LllV Vllpwii i-vfwiv. innil a.ovi.u. j .i terday 2,880 cases salmon; 51 boxes .smoked salmen: liOCt boxes and !K5 sacks iShoalwater bay oysters. i Hie Uregon took Horn Astoria yes- :o cr non bay Mayor r. W. Parker is building a wharf on the water frontage below the Astoria Fishery, which will be used by the Astoria Fishery this year. The new steamship Sate of Califor- ma lit, till 1VITU ill Oilll X" lUIIV-lSUW Ull J-llllin- i inurs- dav evening last at 10 o'clock. .She will gumiu ti. uApucu a icmni ui ,ua safl for this port about the 10th inst. merity, the indications are surely The party given at Parker's hall !nt.i.v..iiii!ri1C-niiiiiiilirof Yoiin.rim.ii of this city was a very pleasant affair ana an socmen to enjoy menisci ves. pected. It could only come about -Mr. Geo. W. Pittock, soficitor and by changing all the conditions, and collector of the dailv and weekly Orego- so changing them as to reduce the nianmadeusaplcasart call ycsU'iday. voiume 0f production and multi He is a passenger on the Oregon, out- . . . . -ward bound. l"y,nn tne "umber of consumers, "TT,"" .. ,' such as would result from a war. i he pastor of the Congregational 7- . , i, , twvi. i Church in this city, will discourse on Recovery must at best be slow, and Sunday morning on "Spiritual Dislodge- the evidences of it will not be con men ts," and in the evening on -The SDicuous and will appear in such v.111111; Ol OIUCIUUS. Tin is being put up in tin boxes, air tight, and alterwards placed in a wood n box. This is a decided improvement -1 he cannery of Mr. M..T. Kinney is ment of the Mercantile Agency, probably put ting up more, lish this sea- , . .. , v? 7' son than any other cannery on the river represented in this city by Messrs. of the same capacity. About 500 casts E. Russell & Co., for the first quar- wcre put up yesieruaj box. This is a decided improvement! f " -ti i;iiitios amount the former mode of shipping tin, and pnt 3 ear, wiui liaouitics amount netimes much damage is prevented ting to $4b,112,6Gd a falling of in .some thereby. An observatory is being erected on toD of the Parker House hotel which will add much to the appearance of the house and also present to the. guests a fine view of the city,and also as far as the eye can reach seaward, and. up the river. A land pile-driver is being built on the roadway, near the Cregon Steam Navigation Company's wharf, to be used in driving piles for the construction of a new building for Mayor Y. V. Parker on the corner diagonally across from the cosmopolitan hotel. Pat O'Brien, one of the deck-hands on the steamer R. R. Thompson while coming from the wharf at The Dalles to the steamer missed his footing and fell overboard. A line was soon passed to h'ui. but he seemed insensible and fail ed to notice It, sinking immediately and "was not again seen. . The new residence now being built bv Mr. i. F. Denham of Salem, for Mrs. E'liz:. Kinney ol that place, on Fourth strec in this city, is progressing finely. The residence, when completed will he occipied by Dr. Aug. C. Kinuey. The fount ation and brick work is being made entirely of Clatsop county brick, and from the tests which have been 'made, it is aid that these brick are fully enroll to any other brick manufactured in tlu state! A fireplace will be erected in the building by Mr. James Stewart of this citv. which will be made from sand-stone from the quarry on the op posite, side of the river. This stone is a most excellent article for a good fireplace, Chamber or Commerce. Special mretinir of the Astoria Cham ber of Commerce is called for IhisSatur dav eveninir at 7 o'clock sharp. A full attendance desired. .J. Q. A. howlky, President. A Xew Kmliisf rj. Messrs. Dushnrm & Co. have opened a wood yard at the foot of Lafayette street and are now prepared to deliver all kinds of wikhI, sawed or unsawed to any part of the city at prices which de fy competition. .tnriion To-ilay. i I he dreat l.vpuhlie rccicinir com- pany's auction sale 1 gwids lVt d from m wivrk will commence as jmt adver- tisment at one o clock to-day. Mr. r,. L. illoideu the auctioneer, di sires us to an noinee that the articles put uji for sale win oe sum o ine nignesi oiuuer, aim the e are no persons claimtir.; salvage in terested in the sale of these goods to run up the prices. livery bidder will have a fair square chance to buy to the extent of his bid. Ke-oppiiIii;r. Ttudolph lJarlh & Co.'s saloon at the Fishermans cannery having been recent ly fitted up in a neat manner, the occa siwn will he eclchrated h a ball to-night. G''d nnwic will be furnished for the oc casion under the special management of Messrs. (Jus. llayden and Ilohl. John son. A cordial invitation extended to all. No disreputable persons will be ad mitted. Dave says it is no trouble to show goods, paiticularly when just received. ..-Pamphlets about Oregon in the English ami German language, free, at Tiik Astokian Office Mr. Charles Stevens has been elected delegate, and Mrs. Fanny Warren re- I . . Letters containing news will always I be acceptable. Each communication I must be authenticated by the name of 'the writer, for the information of the editor, and should be written on oxk side of the sheet. Persons who do not I comply with these rules must expect their communications to be rejected. M , w , , , f t, is ltv ..... in ,.- llllssl.Sj:mi two t..in,enteis tool chests from the wrecked steam- ship Great Republic both filled with t0(,j.s. Out of one. of the chests was a captains discharge, belonging to II. L. Carpenter of company II. of the fourth regiment heavv artillery New York state volunteers, discharged from the service of the United States the 2Mh day of September 18G.1. In the other chest is the inaiiie of J. M. II. Barb, also a soldiers picture attached to the inside of the top of the chest The parties to whom these chests belong can have the same by calling upon or addressing James W. Welch, Astoria Oregon, prov- JllllC-0 ft. II VKII JOUIIIU lvnWllf J in property and paying charges, btate papers please copy. Chooring Indications. Tiobton Journal. In spite o the efforts of a class of politicians and speculators to make it appear that there is no i . -, , - - . 4. r m the other direction. It is true ,i . . ...,..wi..r.,i ,...i; l... that no wonderful revolution has taken place. That was not to be ex- . ,, . m, lacts as the loilewinir: ne stale- ter of the 'ear 1870 shows that thorn won 3.V24- failures dur:no.i there were OO ianures "unng the first three months ot tne pies ;s n(T of 2o per cent, in number and period ot last y of the condition of nearly all the industries are most encouraging. The iron trade is looking up, cot-i ton and othor mills are running on full time with full prices; in New York citv a greater activity and an advance in real estate is report ed with quite extensive prepara tions to build ; the gradual reduct ion of the number of unemployed realy seeking labor either by a slightly increased demand or to fill ! l.ir.c L.ff Ktr fbco wlin lmvp rrnno nearly ou per cent, m naoinues- as: uiiiLm-. win remain in me uu.v uu twu ,-. ,-!o.l ,vtl, 4l,o nrrrocrnflinn' Wl'kS, ailll ill Conjunction With MrS. S. compared with the corresponding T McK...,,, will tpai-h her svstem of i . nn a ,- ... ----- - ,- -- w - ear. l ne reports uress cuttimr to anv who wish to avail west or engaged in other business, j thousandjust received. On account of the large stock of! Mr. G. Hansen watchmaker and goods upon the market the demand , S"Pr f J""? raijorloiiooc lias lioriiia- C i . . . ! ... nently established himself in business has not been appreciated as it; in Caufield's drug store, Cheiiainus would have been had there been a : street. Astoria. Watches and Jewelry scarcity; but reports from the dis- tVSjS'Zi tnbuting points indicate that there teed. Give him a trial and be your own has been thus far a very good trade. "(1Se "f . his workmanship. He Avill , " .. ' ' . r ii r soon add to Ins stock a well selected in In addition to these favorable mill-. voice of Watches, Jewelry, Silver and cations the price of money is cheap-1 plated ware, which he will, be able to er than it has ever ruled in the j sel1 at VCfy low Vs'r history of the country, indicating an abundance of ready capital tor business or industrial enterprise . j i whenever it is needed. AROUND THE CITY. Ladies and childrens linen suits cheap at Hamburger's. Ail Uw latest styles of ladies straw hats at Hamburger's." New invoice of those Medallion Ranges at Magnus C. Crosby's. Another invoice of cheap embroid ery at Hamburger's. P. J. Goodman, on Main street, has just received the latest and most fash ionable style of gent and ladies boots, shoes, etc. A new lot of full bound blank, and receipt books, specially for use in can neries, at the City Rook store. Mr. 1). Hamburger while in San Francisco purchased a fine stock of merchandise, in fact the largest ever carried bv anv firm in this city. They are going to sell off at extremely low prices. The proprietor of the Chicago house.whom e ervbody knows as a popu lar caterer, has (feed his hotel n in splendcd stvle. It 'sail newly painted ami furnished, and is one of the most attractive places on Main street. Call areund: every luxury of the season at the Chicago house. Mr. J. Stewart, stone and marble cutter of Astoria will guarantee satis faction to all ordering Atrk of him. and will do a better job for less money than anv outside workman. I lis work in the ceiiieterv here should Insufficient rcconi uieiulation. Refore vou let your con tracts for work of this kind it would be well to call upon Mr. Stewart. M. C. Crosby is prepared to do all kinds of jobbing in the plumbing- and steam fitlintr line: also, bath tubs, and water backs for stoves and ranges fur-' nished on shortest notice. Fresh fruits and vegetables at Railey's. Ovsters served in every style at the Walla Walla Restaurant. ... Fri.sh oysters in every style at Schmccrs". See advertisement. Fresh ovsters in every style and at all ours i the Pioneer restaurant. Inst received per Elder 2.000 pounds, S-pound sheet lead, for sale at lowest rates at Magnus C.Crosby's. Now that building is reviving in Astoria, bear in mind the fact that Peter Runey is well supplied with all kinds of building materials which he is prepared to dispuse of to all at very lowest rates. When you are looking for a place to amuse yourself, drop in at Max Wag ner's, Great Eastern saloon, and listen to the organ and take a glass of his fine San Francisco beer. Get vour baskets filled for a little money at IJai ley's. Notice to the Public. It has berMi rumored in Astoria, that we pun haed the greater part of the damaged flood from the ill fated steam ship (Treat Kepublic. We will announce to the public that we have not even purchased an aiticle of the goods we lost eurselves: but have duplicated our orders, and offer only new goods, at prices as usual, without charging per centage on them for our losses. Our goods are put down to bed rock for we. have, but one price, and sell for cash only. Cohen.. & Cooper, ix t. stored Astoria. Notice. The Great Republic Wrecking Com pany having purchased cargo and wreck of steamer Great Republic are prepared to pay salvage on goods recovered on uiatiiop and weather-beach, or elsewhere. Persons are hereby cautioned against concealing or disposing of propertv. GEo.T.MYEiis,YiceP. res. m. it. Vinson. Secretary. Astoria, May 7, 1S71. Information 'Wanted. Any one having seen any of the fol lowing things among the baggage, lost on the Great Republic, will do a pas senger a favor by reporting at this effice: Photographs, with the initials E. M. L. Medical notes and verses in manuscript. A medical compendium, surgeon's in struments, Opthalmiscope, Coddington lense, etc. Personal. To an Ajfcicted Peeple: Dr. II. F. Adams who has spent the past year in Paris, France, is now stop ping at the Parker House, Astoria. The atllicted would do well to call on Doctor I A ..... .. Attains wnuo m Astoria, as ms siay is .. , . pSultat on free. A Curd. I ATo "ir T- f!1-h !rlii f nmiAimAA ! to the ladies of Astoria and vicinitv. themselves of this opportunity. Lonoixo UorsE. Furnished rooms to let at reasonable rates at Mrs. Mun son's, Chenenanius st, Astoria. Baby carriages of the best styles, and at low prices, at Loeb's. . . Best Salem flour is sold in this city at So 50 per barrel by Warren & McGuire. Boat sponges, wholesale and retail I at JJeiiients druiT store, ABtona. J?ive Single copies or the WekklyAstoriax neatly dono up. with stamps to pre-pay , ES? am, tor ? ii f nd a cPV to vour friends in other parts I 0f the world. Price, 10 cents a copy. HOTELS AXD RESTATJRAOTS. DARKER HOUSE, ASTORIA, OKEGOX. II 15. PARKEK. - - Proprietor. TITIS HOTEL is the largest, most comfort able and best Kept hotel in the citv. Is supplied with the best of spring water, hot and ciild baths, barbershop, and a first-class saloon with best of liquors and cigars, and line billiard table. Free coach to anil from the boas? : charges reasonable. 61 oo to $250 per day. according to room occupied. A. .1. 31 KGL.KK. C. S. WltlGHT. OCCIDENT HOTEL. AlEGLEK & WRK51IT. Proprietors. Astoria, Oregon. THE PROPRIETORS AUE HAPPY TO announce that the above hotel has been repainted and refurnished, adding greatly to the comfort of its guests nnd is now the Oest hoiel north of San Fraiiekeo. mi'RPIX JIOL'SE. D. L. TLTRPIN - Prouriltor MA IN. STREET. Between Squemocqhc and JetTerson, Astoria, Oregox. Roard and lodging per week. .Sfi oo l oo Uoanl ml per eav. gle Meal.... Sin Tne table will be supjdied at all times with the best the market a (lords. XtrAIiliA IVAIiTjA hestaiteant; TIIEO. RROEMSER, - - PJCOMI7CTOR. T Fresh ovsters. and other deli cacies of the season, served in every style. Opposite the Telegraph ofllcc, Sjquemoqhe stye!, Astoria, Oregon. ttsrMEALS AT ALL HOURS-ffn. o REG OX HOrSK. lain street, near Hustler's "Wharf. ASTORIA, - - - OREGON. Mrs. Mary Cami'Iiei-i-, Proprietor. Roard and lodging by day or week. TOItTOX IIOl'SK, CORNER C AND FIRST STREETS, PORTLAND. OREGON. P. XORTOX, - - - - Proprietor. (Formerly of the Portland Hotel.) THIS HOUSE IS A FI1JE-PROOF BRICK, just finished and newly furnished, with the nest of sprint; beds. Tkkms Per week From sr to SG for board and lodging. Per day si 00. Single meals eents.' Lod"inn 25 to r0 cents. CS"Frce coach io and from the House. Private Boarding House. MRS.QFINN - - FROFRIETOK. "Will accommodate day boarders or accom modate any with board and lodging. Prices reasonable. In IntKills' building, Jefferson street, opposite Wells, Fargo &Co's Express office. MISCELLANEOUS. BOATS AND NETS. LOST AND FOUND should be promptly .advertised hi The Astouian. to secure speedy rastoratidn t nroirty-0 &!8-gJ f- nil owners. WAXTJED. ACOTTAOE HOUSE OF FOUR OK FIVE rooms in Astoria, Leave word at AVil son & Fisher's for O. S. "Wand. For Salo or Kent. GOOD "SCOW" with sleeping accommo 25l dation for 32 mnn. suitable for a fishing station can be rented for the season or bought on reasonable terms. Applv to COLUMBIA CANNINO CO.. d.U Fisherton, W. T. mi) KENT. A nice cottage, with six jl rooms ; water in tne nouse. inquire or .las. McGee, on tho roadway near Devlin's cannery. t-im- NKT LOST.-On Friday night. April 2Tith. now net, of about l."u fathoms; Barbour's No. 3, 10-plv thread : hung on oot ton lines; floats branded W K. AsuitabIo reward will be paid on returning the same or giving information where it mav be found to Wji. HUME, 4-30-9 Astoria, Oregon, To Whom it May Concern. FKOM AND AFTER THIS DATE. I here by appoint F. M. Iiartholow as my duly authorized agent for the transaction of my business in Oregon and "Washington territory, li. U. HUME. Astoria. April 17. 1S79. T. TOSS, BKICK LAYER. Cement, Plasterer and Builder of any kind of Brick Furnaces. Flcase leave orders at Wilson & Fisher's store, Cheuamus street. Astoria. 7-lm Who is Elected? MAS WAeKTER OF TIIK Great Eastern Saloon, i COSCOMLY ST., ASTORIA. millS FAVOKITE KESOKT HAS JUST JL been relltted and stocked with ALL THE BEST BJiAXDS OF Imported nnrt Domestic Wines and. Liquors. Cijrars and Tobacco. 1ST San Francisco Beer five cents a glass THE ASTORIA BREWERY T"Errn JL-J - AT , RUDOLPH 8ARTH & MICHAEL MEYER, PROPRIETORS. Corner of Olney and Water streets, ASTORIA, OREGON. Best quality of LA GER BKKR 5 cts. per glass Choice Wines, Liquors, and Cigars always on hand. ftS-Tiie patronage of the public is respect fully solicited. Orders for Lager or Bottled Beer in any miantity promptly filled. k-T1ic best lu"ich the season will afford furnished day and'nisht FllEK. tumT" pi i i i i AMUSEMENTS. Ward's Tlieatra. Metropolitan Hall I Lessee and Manager Leader of Orchestra,. .&s. SSL Ward.. T PCexcey Hatinee Saturday, s P. EL Admission ----- ar, and: 50 cents.. Saturday Evening, Hay IQtft First appearance this jear of the popular Irish comedian, and vocalist 3IK. JLOIES HI. WiRI),. AND CiKRIE CXAISKE VARI. The favorite snubrctte. Supported by a full riramatte company. Ic the evening SWISS COTTAOE Axr :iii:s3n?i&is3i. misii MATINEE KOTJGII IIAMOiVI AND IRISH TUTOR. MI J. GttltE. In his Dutch songs, dances and eccentrics. To Conclude with a Favorite Faroe Prices to suit the times. Admission SO and 75 ct Seats can be secured at Caufield's drug store. r GRAND OPENING OF- Hill's New Yariety Tkatre, Containing six NEW AND ELEGANT BOXES SITTING ROOMS, ETC. The Decorations of the New Theatre were executed by Mr. F. Holt. NEW AND ELABORATE SCENERY. Fainted by Mr. "Win. "West. Architect and Builder Mr. Kemble. On ami after this date will be given a First Class Entertainment, Which for lJefineinent and Novelty cannot be equalled on this const. Our Per formance Commences with our First Part of Male and Female GRAND OLIO, Consisting of Singing, Dancing, Acrobatic Featst Negro Sketches, Trapeze Performers Pantomimists and Jugglers. HOUSE CROWDED NIGHTLY To see our Belined and Unequalled enter tainment. New Acts, New Song's andon plete cliangc of Programme twice a wSek. GEO. DUX, Proprietor. Entranoe to Boxes and Circle on Cliena mus Street. Performance to commeuce at eight o'clock precise. CZt-y R-yprogs, i Two Trips Dnily to Upper Town. MU. F.SIIEIIM AN takes pleasure in an nouncing the faot that he has perfected arrangements for making two regular trips dally to Upper Astoria and baok, regular street car style, for passengers and small packages. itrrWill leavo J. W (Icarharts, the Parker ' House, and the Occident, dally at It a.m. and a i m. Upturning will leave Van Du sen's upper town storo. Fare for the round i trip 'Si cents. GOING! GOING! GOING! 30 Days From This Date WILL BE SOLD At Cost at tho CITY BOOK STORE! Books, Stationery, Chromos, And a variety of other goods too numerous to mention. ; Chas. Stevens & Son. IMes. H. A. Derby, Received by last steamer a superb stock ot ailLLINEEY GOODS, Embracing even novelty in the line. kio glqvesTruchings, And other goods too numerous to mention.. Dr, Warner's Health Corset Cm only be purchased in Astoria at Mrs- lierbvs. .Mam street, between btiueiuoune -li ITfcox BOSS, JL HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTER. Shop on Cass street, Astoria, Oregon. csr Paper hanging and Kalsomiming a specialty. i3"All work guaranteed to give satisfac tion. TVTOTICE. My wife Elizabeth having left Ll my bed and board, without cause or provocation, all persons are herebv notified that I will not be responsible for anv debts of Her contracting after this date. J, W. FRY. April 28, 1S79, '