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MAY 21. 1KB
The fact that the new chief justice
once edited a newspaper serves to re
call the observation of a certain
French philospher that "Journalism
is a profession which leads to any
thingif you leave it soon enough."
En Paso, Tex., is to Lave a new
postoffice and custom house, to be
erected on the site of an old adobe
building that has long been occupied
by a host of Chinese. Preparations
for tearing down this building have
revealed the fact teat the whole of the
region has been undermined by secret
tunnels and excavated rooms, in
which not only opium-smoking and
gambling has been carried on, but
other dark deeds perpetrated, without
the white population of the cities and
even the owners of the real estate hav
ing suspicion of what was going on.
The Verdict Unanimous .
W.D. Suit, DniRCist Bippus. IniL,
testifies: "I can recommend Electric
Bitters as the very best remedy. Every
bottle sold has Riven relief in every case.
One man took six bottles, and was cured
of Rheumatism of 10 j ears' standing."
ihrohnin llriri rirncrrist. Bellville.
Ohio, affirms: "The best selling medi
cine 1 nave ever nanuiea in my i years
experience, is Electric Bitters." Thou
sands of others have added their testi
mony, so that the verdict is unanimous
that Electric Bitters do euro diseases of
the Liver, Kidneys or Blood. Only a
half dollar a bottle at W. E. Dement &
Co.'s Drug Store.
The finest and juiciest steak at the
The Ohio Sap takes the lead. Guar
anteed strictly pure.
Thompson & Ross.
The Steamer Montesauo.
Will make regular round trips between
"WestDort and Astoria every day (Sun
day excepted,) leaving 'Westport at C a.
m; returning leave Wilson & Fisher's
wharf at 2 r. m, touching at all way
landings. (S en'.on'.s Wednesdays and
Saturdays.) u. n. w et.cu.
Ludlow's Ladies' S3.00 Fine Shoes;
albo Flexible Hand turned French Kids,
at 1 . J. UOOD&IAX'S.
Will you suffer with Dyspeps
Liver Complaint'.' bhllohrs Vila
guaranteed to cure you. Sold bj J. 0,
Coffee and cake, ten cents, at the
Twines, Twines, Twines.
J.O. Ilanthorn is agent for Dunbar,
juaciiasters s jo. s salmon twines on
the Pacific Coast, and guarantees to
satisiy me iraue in prices ana quality
equal to any on the market.
For lame Back, Side or Chest use
Shiloh's Porous Plaster, Price U5 eents.
h or sale by J. U. Dement.
At my old stand. J. Jopi.ix.
We trv to keen on hand all the vege
tables and fruits In the markets. Uhe
us a call.
Thompson & Ross.
A fino cup or coffee, at the Telephone
At the Telephone Restaurant for sup
pers, parties, etc. The best cooked to
Telephone Lodging Jlonsc.
Best Beds in town. Rooms per night
50 and 23 cts., per week S1.G0. New and
clean. Private entrance.
A good house; 5 rooms; fine localitv.
Inquire of 1. W. Case.
And Free Lunch at the Telephone Sa
loon, S cents.
That Hacking Cougn can be so
quickly cured by Shiloh's Cure. We
guarantee it. Sold by J. C. Dement.
For TIic f.nlics.
Hair goods, latest and most artistic
styles, bangs, fronts, etc., from SI 50 to
S7C0,at Airs. W.J. Barry V
Io You Eat or Buy Candy ?
Pure Candy manufactured and for
sale at lowest prices at the Oregon Ba
IVhen Yon Go to Portland
Frank Fabre, Occidental hotel restau
rant, will be glad to see his Astotia
friends, A good dinner at a moderate
price and everything in season.
If you still want the Highland brand
of condensed milk, call on us and w e
will be pleased to accomodate vou.
Thompson & liess.
Croup, Whooping Cough and Bron
chitis immediately relieved by Shiloh's
Cure. Sold by .1 . C. Dement.
Shiloh's Cough ana Consumption
Cure is sold by us on guarantee. It
cures, consumption. Sold by. I. C. De
ment. We still have a quantity of the cele
brated Underwood pure leaf lard on
hand. Give it a trial before it's all gone.
Thompson & Ross.
You will find the Goodwin brand of
butter, always a favorite in the Astoria
market at Thompson & Ross.
All the patent medicines advertised
In this paper, together with the choicest
perfumery, and toilet articles, etc-can
be bought at the lowest prices, at J. W.
Conn's drug store, opposite Occident
ADVICE TO MOTHERS.
AfRS. WlNSLOW'S SOOTHINO SVBUP
should always be used for children
teething. It soothes the child, softens
the gums, allays all pain, cures wind
cholic, and is the best remedy for diar-rhffia.Twenty-five
cents a bottle.
Chilflren CryforPitclier's Gastoria
PEOM THE EASTEBN STATES-
The Day's Eecord as Telegraphed
New Yobk, May 23. Kev. J. W.
Joyce, of Ohio, was elected third
bishop at the Methodist Episcopal
conference this morniDg. While the
ballot for fourth bishon was heinrr
counted, the committee on revisal re
ported changes in the discipline.
The present tendency to introduce
operatic and "hifalutin" music in
church service is deprecated and an
item relating to church music
amended so as to make the music
committee amenable to the general
THE PBESIDENT AND WIFE.
Washington, May 23. The presi
dent and Mrs. Cleveland left Wash
ington this morning for Philadelphia
to attend the Presbyterian anniver
sary they will hold a reception at
Overbrook this afternoon. The pres
ident will return to-morrow but Mrs.
Cleveland will remain with friends in
Philadelphia for about one week.
Philadelphia. May 23. At five
this morning old congress hall, of
centennial fame, was destroyed. The
building was of brick and four stories
high. Several buildings adjoining
TO BE SOLD.
Ottawa, Ont May 23. It is under
stood here that marshal Atkins of
Sitka has sent the steam schooners,
JJoipnin, wraceand Annie J!enk and
the schooner Ada, all of which were
seized last year in Behring sea, to
Pnget sound to be sold.
a plot frustrated.
Peshi, May 23. The minister by a
communication has learned of a plot
to overturn the train on which king
Milan returned to Belgrade. The
pilot was thwarted by the prefect of
Belgrade who arrested a man named
Vitalis, son of a millionaire railwny
Fort NioERABANeb.. May 23. Pri
yate Hoolahan, company A. Eighth
lniantrywas fatally shot yesterday
while on target duty.
A MURDERER PARDONED.
Topeka, May 23. Pardon has
been issued by governor Martin to
Charles B. Rotrock who killed his
wife a number of years ago while
under the influence of honor. A necu
liar feature of the pardon is that the
governor issued it upon condition
that Eotrock will forever abstain
from the use of intoxicating lianor.
Such n condition has never before
been imposed by a governor of this
state but the attorney general advised
the governor that the condition
would be sustained by the court,
man water in Arkansas.
Van Buren Ark, May 23. Heavy
rains have washed out 10,000 feet of
Dnogmg near Mortmain Bay. At
Chester sixteen stalls of the round
house were swept awav. At Windsor
the guests had to wade through water
from Wyon's hotel and Lake Refuge
in a box car. as the foundations of
the hotel were sinking. All the bridges
are unsafe and no trams have arrived
from for the past four days. The
crops and fences are washed away
whereever the raiD clouds burst.
pacific coast petitions.
Washington, May 23. The follow
ing resolutions were introduced in
the senate to-day: Resolution of the
tiie board of trade of Portland. Ore
gon, asking for a large appropriation
for the support of the revenue marine;
aiso a resolution of the board of trade
of Portland praying that the river
and harbor improvements be contin
ued in charge of army engineers.
A petition of the Woman's Chris
tian Temperance Union of southern
California, asking the repeal of all
internal revenue tax on alcoholic
liquors; a petition of the faculty of
the university of California in favor
of an international copyright law.
DOUBLE RAILWAY ACCIDENT.
Kansas City, Mo., May 23. Early
this morning a freicht train on the
itock island railroad went through
tne bridge near KandolDb. point.
crashing into a bridge twenty-five
leet deep, in a snort time after the
freight train on the Hannibal and St.
Joe road went through the bridge
adjoining tne JKocfc island track and
which had been weakened by the
first wreck. The two engineers, a
ureman and two tramps were killed.
to be continued.
New York, May 23. The anarch
ists will resume the publication of
tneir propogando The Alarm. It
will bo transferred from Chicago to
this city and presented in .English.
Here Most and Henry London, an
English anarchist, will have a hand
At Republican Headquarters, at the Armory
Hon. C. W. Fulton
Candidate for President il Fiortnr
Win address the Citizens of Astoria on the
'7. ",. ;""" ul lUB ay. jsverybody 1? In
J,11 t.fbe.ptes?Pt,eats reserved for La
dles. Music by the Western Amateur Band.
Horsemen Take Notice !
SHERWOOD STEEL HARNESS.
No Single or Doubletrees Used.
Price, S20. For sale by
Wilson & Fisher.
MRS. F. A. WHEELER
An Experienced Music Teacher of
VOCAL AND PIANO MUSIC.
WHl TttntiWl Tirtvnta ntmlla .. .t .
feature of tbe course of Instruction. Yl be
monthly recitals by the pupils In the pres
ence of tbelr friends, ltef erence J. FTBu
dolphson. K. Q. H1U. J. K. Paine. Boston,
Mass. Rooms at Hev. Mr. Hail's, Lafayette
Itheamitlim, Nenndela. Sciatica,
T,umbaeo, Backache, Toothache, Sore
Throat, 8weUlns, 8praln, Bruises,
Burns, Scaldt, Froit-hlte.
The Cfaarle A. Voglr Co.. Balto., Md.
Proposals for Coal. Custom House. As
toria. onEaoN, Collector's Owice
Mav 23 18S3.
Sealed Proposals mill be received at
this office until 12 o'clock, noon, of Tuesday
June 12. 1888. for f urnlsblnc coal to revenue
vessels at this port during the fiscal year
enumK junooii, iws). ine coai luniisuwi 10
oe anmracue or-mtuminous as may oe re
oulred. of best oualitv uniform In charac
ter ; to welsh 2210 pounds to the ton ; to be
delivered on beard tbe vessels at such times
and In such quantities as may be required,
at localities readily accessible to said vessels
and to be subject to Inspection as to qunlltv
and weight. Bidders will name tbe prices
for both steaming and stove coal and also
their facilities for furnishing the essels with
fresh water and their charges therefor.
The right is reserved to reject any or all
bids and no contract will be put in force un
til congress snail have made an appropri
ation for the purpose. .TOnN HOBSOX Col
Custom Housf, Astoria, Oregon May 23.
Sealed Proposals will be received until 12
o'clock, noon, June Stli, 1KB. for furnUhlng
luei. ugni, water, ana miscellaneous sup
plies required for this building during the
fiscal year ending June SO. 1SS9. Particulars
on application. Acceptance of proposals de
pendent Hpon Congress making tnn neces
sary appropriation. JOHN HOESON, Cus
todian. FOR CONSTABLE,
Regular Democratic Nominee,
H. A. Smidt.
Prohibition Niu. Inee.
Dr. Aug. C. Kinney.
FOR COUNTY CLERK
Regular Democratic Nominee.
C. J. Trenchard.
FOR COUNTY CORONER.
Kegular Republican Nominee.
Frank H. Surprenant
Kegular Republican Nominee.
C. W. Shively.
The follow ing named gentlemen ill ilLscuss
me political is-ues oi tno uayaiuu
following places, and all are
United to attend .
Westport. Saturday , May 2C.
C. B. WATSON. REEM KANAOA.
Olne v. Tuesday, May 2D.
J. A. FULTON, REEM KANAU A
Knappa, Thnrsdav, May 31st.
C. W. FOLf ON, REEM KANACA.
The speaking at all of these places w HI be
at 1 :S0, r. m.
Precinct committees will please take no
tice. V. U ROBB.
Cliairman County Central Committee.
Democratic Legislative Nominees
John H. Smith,
Will discuss the political issues, holding
ineeuugs at uo luuumug vouug places :
Mishawaka, Thursday, May 21th, at 2 r. u
Olnev. Fridav. Mav 95th. nt 3 l. ht.
Lew is & Clarke. Saturday, May 2Gtli, 2 f. si.
umion. mesaay, May -jam, at 2 r. n.
Knappa, Wednesday, May 30th. 7 30 p. m
Bear Creek. Thursday. May 3lst 7 :3o r. ji.
Upper Astoria, Saturday, June 2d.
Committeemen in each precinct will please
make due arrangements for the speaking.
The Republican legislative nominees are
respectfully luvited to meet these candidates
in joint discussion.
Cliairman Democratic County Committee.
TJELOW BU05TNO.C. AT FOUR O'CLOPIC
JO this a. u.,ono fishing boat with part of
net in ner. marKeaixcj-", ana letters Jv. v.
Co., on dock forward. Enquire at Devlin &
Co.'s cannery, uwnor trill please pay charges
and take hor away.
May 22nd, 18S8.
Our Candidate For Congress.
John ML Cearin,
The flreat Democratic Orator, and
Cov. Sylvester Pennoyer
Will address the Citizens ot Clatsop county
at itoss- upera Mouse
Saturday Evening, May 26th,
At 8 o'clock.
Everjbody invited. Reserved seats for
Western Amateur Band,
Chairman Democratic Committee,
In Full Operation at
Fire Pots Soldering
No Goal! No Smoke! NoDiri!
Coppers Zjast Four
HALF CHEAPER THAN CHARCOAL ! !
2To S.isls "by Fire !
Elmore, Sanborn & Co.'s
Pacific Coast Agents.
Full particulars nt
Depends a Good
Depends a Good
Phil. A. Stokes & Go's.
( Next door to Foirii & Stokeij
Good Substantial Clothing at Very Low Prices.
Rubber Boots, Overalls. Shirts. Blouses, Oiled Clothing.
And warranted as represented. Yon are invited to cill.
P. A. STOKES & Co.
FISH NETTING OfIvERY DESCRIPTION,
MADE TO ORDER OF REST QITAUTY.
Woodberry Seine Twin
AT LOWEST TRICES OF XETTIXf COMBINATION.
Barbour's Salmon Net Threads.
HENRY DOYLE 8 CO., 517 ani 519 MarM SI.,
Sole Afjents for the Pacific Coast.
General Election Monday June 4th.
Regular RepuWican Ticket. Regular Democratic Ticket.
STATE TICKET. STATEJTICKET.
RINGER HERMANN. JOHN M. GEAUIN.
Supreme Judge, Supreme Judge.
W. P. LORD. I JOHN BURNETT.
l'rosecntinjj Attorney Fifth District.
T. A. McBRIDK.
H. B. FABKElt.
II. E. NELSON.
J. C. DEMENT.
i "W. 3MITH.
J. W. GEABHART.
F. H. SURPRENANT.
Justice or the Peace Astoria Precinct,
W. B. BOSS.
S. Elmore's Cannery.
Machines all Running.
of Solder !
Times as Long!
Deal on His Clothes,
Deal on His Work.
J. F. PAGE.
JOHN H. SMITH.
WM. G. ROSS, k
C. J. TRENCHARD.
C. It THOMSON.
N. D. RAYMOND.
W. A. ZUMWALT.
Justice of the Peace Astoria Precinct,
A. A. CLEVELAND!
H. A. SMIDT.
A. "V- ALLRir.
WHOLESALE AND KETAII. DEALER IN
Groceries, Provisions and Mill Feed,
Crockery, Glass Plated Ware.
The Largest and finest assortment of
Fresh. Fruits and "5Tegeta"ble3.
Received fresh every Steamer.
JBJJ MMM,iTiirr,,'J,""TMrwnrir i wr i n n i h m n m
J. C. CLINTON
CIGARS AND TOBACCO,
Candies. Smokers' Articles. Etc.
New Goods Received Dailj .
OppOHito City Book Htorr.
Dry Goods, Clothing, Furnishing Goods,
Ladies' and Children's Muslin Goods.
Ladies' and Children's Shoes, all kinds.
Men's and Boys' Boots and Shoes, all kinds.
Rubber Goods. Oil Clothing.
Hats, Trunks, Valises. Satchels.
OKU) K. TAURFn.
rvnr, a. iiason
arker & Hanson
c. l. parker,
New Goods Arriving Every Steamer
PIPES anfl LAWS
The Old Stand - Astoria, Oreson.
FIRE BRICK DEALER IN
Hay, Oats, and Straw, Lime, Uriel, Cement, Sand ani Plaster
Wood Dellrered to Order. Drsjlnfr, Teaming and Kxprtsa Baslneti,
TEll apply to the Captain, or to
The New Model Range
CAN BE HAD IN ASTORIA, ONLY OF
E. R. HAWES,
Agent. Call and Examine It ; You VThl be Pleased. E. R. Ilawes Ii also Agent for the
Buck Patent Cooking Stove,
AND OTHER FIltST CLASS STOVES.
Furnace Work, Steam Fittings, Etc., a Specialty. A Full Stock on Hand.
CUT THIS OUT.
It Is Worth One Dollar.
Presenting this Advertisement at our ston
before the flr3t of June. 1SS8, and Imying Ten
(10) Dollars worth of Groceries. Provisions,
Crockery, Gloss, Wooden ware. Lamps,
Canned Roods, etc., for Cash, will be allowed
One Dollar for It towards payment . Goods
guaranteed. Low Prices. DelUered free
an) where In the city. .
D. L. Beck & Sons.
Have a Finely Assorted Stock of
Jewelry, Watches, Clocks,Optical Goods
Fine Stationery, Cutlery and Fancy Goods.
Of All Descriptions, Bought in the Best Markets and CANNOT BE UNDER
SOLD by any one this side of San Francisco.
Opposite Parker House, Main St., Astoria.
VirginiaCigar anfl Tobacco Store
J. W. BOTTOIH, Proprietor,
Water Street, Two Doors Eastot Olney.
Fino CUan, Tobsccoi and Smokers ArtlclM.
Sold at Lowest Market Rates.
Foard & Stokes
Tlieir largely increasing trade enable
t hem to sell at tbe very lowest margin
of pro lit while Kiylng you goods
that are of first class quality.
Goods Delivered All Over the City.
The Highest Price Paid for Junk.
Eben P, Parker,Master.
For TOWING, FREIGHT orC'HAK
B. B. P4BHKB.
B. F. Allen,
Handsome Wall Paper,
Painting, Papering. Graining, Etc.,
Done in Satisfactory Style and at
Corner Jefferson and Cass Sts., Astoria, Or. '
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