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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 2 October 1886

GREAT FALLS, MONTANA. GREAT FALLS is located atthe Falls of the Missouri which furnish the greatest available water power on the Continent. Is within seven miles of the most extensive COAL and IRON district in the West, immediately beyond which are rich GOLD, SILVER and COPPER districts. It lays tributary the best agricultural and grazing part oft the Territory, and the pineries of the Upper Missouri and tributaries. It is especially adapted by its natural resources and geographical position to become the leading MANUFACTURING CITY between Minneapolis and the Pacific, and the principal RAILROAD CENTER of Montana. The trip to Great Falls will amply repay tourists by the beauty of the scenery on the way, and they will find here the most magnificent series of wati;calls in the world,. while the surrounding country is rich in picturesqe scenery. For further information address H. O. CH OW'VEN, Agent. SPRAY OF THE FALLS. C. P. Thomson returned from Benton Tuesday. C. A. Powell of Benton,...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

G REAT FALLS TRIBUNE, VOL. 2. GREAT FALLS, MONTANA TERRITORY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, I886. NO 21 PILGRIM'S PROGRESS. The Gorgeousness, Splendor and Sub limity of the (;rand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Got It in the Neck--A Great Accession to Great Fal!s-Religious Notes, Etc.. Etc. At Grand Canyon. As soon as we aliahted from our con veyance at the Yellowstone falls, we ha:s tened to behold the sights. Our. friend "Mc" had taken the wings of a dove or some other rerial navig'ation,"and anticipated us at the canyon by about fifteen minutes. The "Prof-" was delayed longer than the rest of the party on :account of ox(:aionally stopp)ing to cateh a Iug, for which purpose he carried a net. lie was fortunately en abled to add many rare specimens to his collection. When I arrived at the plat form near the falls, I was frightened to see "Mc" jesticulating wildly. I sprang to him to prevent his leaping over the ralls, bnt he said he was all right only a little carried off his base by the august ...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

The Renovated White House. at TWashigton Peat: Opposite Miss Cleve- ci land's rxoom, on the north side of the corri- st dor, is the 1prisident's bed room. Adjoining 1i it and corresponding to Miss Cleveland's boudior is a narrow apartment which Mrs. ir Cleveland uses for a dressing room. She fc used it as such before s-he went away, and d' will find it ready to be used as such when d' she return<. - But the furniture has been P r.ntirely changed. Only the pictures on the w",all remain as she left thelm, and the little p iundred-vyer-old i)utch clock, which she o tbrought from EIurope'. The pictures on the wall :re a large crayon of the presi dtent, whicti'gets tlh place of honor over 11 tlihe little white marble fireplace: a crayon of her brotlhr, taken when he was a hand- w sonlce young man, with a tine, heavy muns- ; tacihe; a sm:al steel engraving of Mr. W. S. Bissell, Mr. ('Cleveland's la:w partner, and a photographic group of the Folsoim fani ly. The room is in the north-wes...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

'WASHINGTON LETTER. IFrom Our Regular Correspondent. WAsuIN-OTON, Sept. 25, '86. The President and Mrs. Cleveland have returned to the city again. and matters at the White hove' have sttled down to 'their routine. The hours for office work, for business callers, and for receptions are anonnoned to lie the sanme as before. On the morninr after lhis return the Presklent was at his de-k early, ant is working hard :ns ever. Bo:th ih and his wife are s,,me whant tnbunti'ed, anmd l::' stronger and in .,("ery way muchi imprroved in health by their vaeation. Both Mr. ':ud .i"-. (,vclandil expresse'd their pleasur, at the i i.a',r-m',nts :id :1 i terations male in tl:h Vi lite I oui-e during their absine'. "1'h, phr:"'i-o c.han .es have been mad,' in their private rooms. The Proei det's l,.,dro:u lhas be-ni re p:ainlted. The.re i. .in !tar.,' port-:it of the President .n ,--:1 antd a smaller one onil the mI1:lt!,'i "id l, side with : ('ab ilnet-photo.rap_!: lt, ('il. L lmoilt ;I:nd 7n1oth ('...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

GREAT FALLS TrIUNE. WEEKLY TRiBUNE, te rlL.'i. r.;x SATIRDA BY ]Y £ nanronwt-'r lit ADYE2TISING inA -'. FU AISHIED OK AP- ft Z t ' .;L': . L\n ON. Theb to SU h CRIPAU;4 RATES& he One c)..y A: ,-tr;.v::) .. ........ t' . n SO-ta a.,; t i h _'" .. .......................... 1.e U e i 1. ... 1.)01 py? ~ o1 ....... \" Tha1 thfe :1 Y . f.. t' i .z T t1 c in NwKth''n pBscara i. !ta;h t- I ie t... . hat ot toay pa per pulijs.[ d. in e' terraI:ry. Si Sat-9v ib `nr d,,-;;:n, 1'.r. ^aditr't;s ch,.nrgcd S, m a3 lnd .t i w for .n ; an.j:' ;r ; hLij :~oluuld bl r "temos ' n- rr:. h DESMOC:\T!O NOMINATI MNS. e D le'ate to C.:r ........ IOS'FPl K. TOLf)iE C ('oun il........................T. T . C('OLI ' HIouse .......... .. .... ....... H:,SSE F.+TAi YLOR) ! i !1 Tr~l:~n·. . 4. E l 2. I:. K l, i tl 5... O t " .. .... .. . .. ' 0 1( rk tan,:, ". :" ... ... .... .. . 1 . .." ' I .y S r:- . ......... ... . ......... .,i . ' OCT. , 1.(;. t U. - m;. Thle last of - tht, J , , s moved to Great i Fil...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

LIPPLEOF TIH RAPIDS. A gymnasium will soon be organized here, under the management of Dr. Frank to Pottle. t Go to the Great Falls Liquor Store for t your liquors, wines, and cigars in any Lu quantity. A neat sample room in rear of co -sales room where all kinds of ice cold a drinks are dispensed. Green Front onu of Central avenue. C. P. Thomsou. of this town, has taken the Northern Montana agency for the New Singer Sewing Machine, which he now has for sale and lease. The ;New .inger Machine is now acknowledged to tic be the easiest runing and 'most perfect chl machine made to-day. It is entirely i different from the Singer of last year. An inspection of the machine will convince i any one of its superiority. tf ,aa Wanted. A well-to-d:, Montanan rancher wants a - wife. Address B. W. II. care Tician:.i. Rooms For Rent. Rooms up stairs on Central Ave. for rent, Apply to I. .. ('anary. tf Pd For Sale. s A nice lot-of Sand Coulee hay at reason- M able rates if taken bifore Nov. 1st. 2t...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE. 1 le Euilding. ' ti To the Tribne: t One of thel mo.t difli:ult partio;s of an al architect's Ili in:,. i- precisely tlhat which r am:teurs ulu:dly ia:n'.i i t be e easiest, , -the slperi::t nd('ney o "ite work connected with dwelli:n -housns. The writer will tI ('d;(aor to tr to i.r " UPhi-: Voluminous subject in as con : r..-. annl :r , po-,iblo, :ad it ,t will not 1;' fou::d too tol hinicai for any intprof(essioln71l pi'rson wh1i I-:iV de-:i're' to se it :to :,. ubi" in su',eriant-:din:. his ,,wn a lItiltini . 'i'h" sublj(i7t tlii week will be co:l'r and ,uid-io wN1.s. b 'inc hlvin' , n ci r .fully drawn, the owner, iif n:1" au:iut:'d t w:lth 1,ildin , rl:tt'er, ~ hould t i)i W pi 11:i: ito unde'-:t:ind them fuly, Il l' nid b. l'perfctl: f:1- 1 t i- r with :il 7 h1 ' iii' ini' >''e.iti d 'with the l'rop,"t d b" ildi h,1: ! ' :., -Pni h : a ttl ro:: "h ," : l t::; r:'m:,i' tll :rchitec!" 1 <: every:hi;ea t-t !< w, p..itly clear, the io i i:. , '' i:ll...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

That Sausage. - a A clergyman in a Southern State was on f Ihis way to preach a funeral sermon. As 0 be was passing the house of a widow lady, 0 a member of his congregation, she ran out ti and stopped him, saying, as they had just h slaughtered their hogs, she had put up a ci few gounds of sausage as a present, add ing that, as she had put it in double paper pockets, she thought it would not soil his ir clothes. lie thanked her earnestly for her p kindness, and rode on, having put the par- ti eel in his locket. g All the time he was officiating at the tl grave a larg;', half-starved hound kept snuffing around him, sometimes aplpro:ch ing alarmingly near, attracted by the scent of the fresh meat. As the dec:aed was a a man of some prominnce, there was, a con siderable crowd collected, and ai great mourning and lamentation came from the family groupl); so no one paid any attention to tme movements of the animal, fut all no ticed with concern.-for he was beloved y i his congregation--...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 9 October 1886

GREAT FALLS, MONTANA. GREAT FALLS is located at the Falls of the Missouri which furnish the greatest available water power on the Continent. Is within seven miles of the most extensive COAL and IRON district in the West, immediately beyond which are rich GOLD, SILVER and COPPER districts. It lays tributary the best agricultural and grazing part of the Territory, and the pineries of the -Upper Missouri and tributaries. It is especially adapted by its natural resources and geographical position to become the leading MANU FACTU RING CITY between Minneapolis and the Pacific, and the principal RAILROAD CENTER of Montana. The trip to Great Falls will amply repay tourists by the beauty of the scenery on the way, and they will find here the most magnificent series of watri:2falls in the world,,. while the surrounding country is rich in picturesqe scenery. For further informatlon address H. O. C3 HO WE N, Agent. -T . . .. . . . . ... . .. . 7. -, . - : . . _, . .. . . . . . .. .. . . .. . . ...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

VOL, 2, GREAT FALLS, MONTANA TERRITORY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16, I88i, NO 22 PRE-HISTORIC RACES.. Further Researches Among the Mute Historians of Extinct Races. More Relics. Prof. Mortson Makes Some Very In teresiing Observations on the Aztecs. THE PRE--HISTORIC RACES. (IPAuT SEcoU)) Probable Traces of the Aztec Races in Montana- -Remarkable Deposit on Marias River--Tradition of the Mammoth Remains of Mam moth Found in Various Places. In this first part of this essay, I started upon the remains found in Prickly Pear canyon. Sun river &c, and the various stone implements found there. I alluded to the material of which the implements are made, viz: Obsidian, Chalcedony, Jasper, Quartz, and Agate, all of these materials being foreign to this locality. Prof. Joseph Leidy in the U. S geological report says: "Where did the Indians get their stone arrow deads ?" which were in such universal use before the introduction of iron. In the Bridger basin, South Wyoming, he discovered a region wh...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

WASHINIGTOS LETTER. Front Our IRe: tri 'orreaptmiet. XW :,, · : 'c- , Oct. 2, 18i . - bin:, on is a (i- of eCn 'entionl.A. So tont ie'lli-o va 'n 'ial' tloti t5d is it, St d1 li,,h lftfl ::p:."'" t,. j n, tard of sorb 1a ('V( uni t ' Prali It all sea-sons of the otlher , i iri 'in t:.. repo,, . :, IH::rlr.. :,t we,,k ti t'ir:' ht .r'at t ';t , t t i n t favr,' ::it± h :- . ' of 5 co:ventiton s in0- , n:itary. r,. :1.ious. 1 1 -, " . '-'' 'V i lt I , :oni i or KniVW ,f ' Plhh. Every 'ear Ih.' 111 11 h1 1 in: . ": . 1 i· · ;· ,' n:i n -.. 0maf:n 'y for 1 oll the 1 or.lty, .l + .in 'r or n : 1 t .?',I i -n - ion til t '" ' : n . i . i?'p - o have tihe 'N' ., it '-~ -. ,'. '-, 1,, '.'' • '"t-'. ' ' .' :: ST - -' . . . ". .". - :.7 ' :.. S'*0' 1 - .1 1' L: tu:iii) f to1r mr ±0 v1 U on o: d ' I dli n Iý "h or ii i i .. 1,i , .h(a :n 1". i -dl - wilOII 11f ho t'j p i i 1 111 · II' 'iii l ';i i t10 1 i*l'4 T i t' : 'i l 111(' t r o p ; : 1 ' J _ ' t v o n f o r i i -u : ' f 'c,; · I ii+· ··...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

Biography. W`ritten for the Trib.ue: Although b'ography has scarcely ranked in dignity with history, and in artistic qual ity falls far below poetry, still it has occu pied many of the ablest pens, 'oin 2%elo phon and Pultarch down to ltoswell and Carlyle. Certain hio'gr;aphies have taken their places near the head ,f the world's literature, and have .',:me to be universally known and admir,'d. 3't 0 of the hi"hest endowmentl: hate o'ftei ontfes-ed that for them, the ''"harms of biogratphy could not be strpiassed. The welit tid story of a life that hal bi e i, 1 'pr0 i its ptlpo-e anid stronii iin it 4rife,' (';in Vr 'ail int in stru't and dliht the r.'' . ';: whili t story of a lif. whi, i, h::, (:tr an,, the a deep -i'tlfh' , d mi , iiin tIe iay of bio'_raphy ha - : "-,'i..:" :..ti\'::-- ' l att.,t ned it :m', tIi . ' ifln o1 f ' 111 'at::re. lin ::.i.'. , - m " . i ni l ., d .' r ., tim io i. " . i " o t e, . ::( t ,lent 1t0 .t r t. t - , i '', . . - 1[ , lt?. it ult t re . ( - :...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE. WEEKLY TRIBUNE, P .Lla.D EVERY 8*A.EDAY YT THE TIiBUNE PUBLISING COUPANY, ADVERTISING RATES FURINISIIED ON AP PLICATION. SUBSCRIPTiON RATES" Onue apy 1 year, (ia ad;n o) ............. .°E" `i 0' ecopy t mu:5................. .... 15 Oae onpy 3 mnonthm .......... ............ I.ti p im an pies ..... ..................... 1 S:rie ty in ad ance. Tha ticu!atin of th, Tl~1UUNE in ,Northrn Montana is guaranteed to ex;eutd that of any pa per published in the territory. Subaoribere dciring their address chang:d muat send their formurr addfrs.: this sholsd bI. renl, m tmercd. Address, TuB.'iUN P erasBaSITG Co. DEMOCOPATI| N3.MINATIONS. Dloegate to Congress.......J )SEPH K.T.OOLE (COUNTY TICET. Council......................... . E. COLI E NS House ......................JESSE F. TAYaI)iH Comnmissioners .......... ' ii . N Clerk and Rect -rd"s. ....... ..A. A . H)OlER Treasurer .. ....... ..... ..'. (). o4.M M A l."AY (Conty Att.:ly . . ii. SL, TI 1; Pr ,:,att Ju ,t.b ... d...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

RIPPLE OF THE RAPIDS. V. P. Thomson, of this town, has taken -t]e Northern Montana agency for the ,iew Singer Sewing Machine, which he onw has for sale and lease. The New Singer Machine is now acknowledged to be the easiest runing and most perfect niachine made to-day. It is entirely different from the Singer of last year. An inspection of the machine will convince .any one of its superiority. tf Wanted. 'A well-to-do Montana rancher wants a -vife. Address B. WV. H. care TRIBUNE. Rooms For Rent. Rooms up stairs on Central Ave. for rent. Apply to E. J. Canary. tf For Sale. A good bu';iness buildinit on Central :avenue is offered for sale. Inquire of E J. Canary, Great F:ally. ti For Rent. A business room on Central Ave. will be for rent after September 15th. Apply to Geo. E. Hluy. ft Coal ! Coa! I Leave orders for your winters coal at this office. Order early in order to lhe pre )ared for the cold weather. ('-El. U-DIStOTON. To the Public. I am prepared to do s-wing and dress making ...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE. "b BUILDING. Si Trifttf.o fr tfht Tribu I e: p F.AfING. it Whlltle ii' wt:ll is in process of conetrutc- Ip Ti'n. te fr:i'nlg of the tiimber that is, thel (,lllini ' lhnt,*h, fittl' ing and nmorti in.'. will t,:" t't,:een " (ini' on. The first timler ,.lt in. " '" i= thie• - ill , -4d this dh.oli-d intol . t! 1th! b t 'f -M' e.nlt mortar pr'epar ed for i lvi eh i-on. nd le L:t htnut'r''d in i yl , 1,'v 1 Etri it. T his cuIt.-es tup the F (+"' ' .~ ' i •` n t: top of the stonl-wotkti :a1 1x - tihl qra . l rah'o'et:h which in hadly Z lii 1 ,i- . n:uch cold air fintl d it- w! ) - t, :til :t :4 adjustn :-nt whi.h i-- geneally ne''. _ ry 1o g± t th,. :.7.1into h .itio _, -: ov(r, it I F I-t 1t i t 1tt t i ~ 1 h1. similtt r !I~iL'. ;" a l' l -i th sub-ject (o.f , 11e s' ,lt tini i ?.' 0 . . . 1'" '&'. :' :l :, 1 ' 1 4t i i: t ' - .- i t 1,.1": 111 , .11. T h .. .. . : t: ' -1 , tl :,it' . 1it F"o ti ' i : nitti ' :, lt pt' l iA n I i t 11 (: i 111 'L: it it l-t th...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

Ireland and Legislation For th1e 'ribue: It is but natunral that succee s: should mould our prejudice. That the American, after a century of successf:ul -:;i taion, should sneer at two hundred y-rs Of boot less Irish staltute bok th.a p'id. "t-nius of our l)iberty ad powCe, to) r_.'_trd lei:,:i ive ::ets ::. t1 .:.y2o)iyi11 of liberal r ",':or. ow prI"i ' ar e, conta..t the 'ffieri(, of Gr:tmn, Flood, ()'(.on:ll, I ( lat-tone:1md BritS t with t' viea're re - :uit± of their elndeavors in BhBf of Ire land. 1oaitri]ute tiir O ' i. o .. thl ii *ot ur _e u stu1+-rul. 1-s5 of till -'ith " , "n () pu !K0,15'1 nIt:n " "tM ( nlllf'c''V. th., iri h pt ro, r ta-. no m eti m 1 , a,...II n - d race. . ::d hi- !, .'y caso f --l;. mind. B ' I t e xS 1 rive- i -t ::d a f1ir t: i .:-t tri i' ..t r ,efr, ln int,.lii : ii : ril" bef ur tri n lm t h, t" , r- itl :u:4ch ', i ::10:1, J -lder 11, it-', immly. .r y of a f'i'll i,'.Id .;au tiful 1 a..1'-d. in r t ju-tic ,, w .. _,.-t -ilt tht, ý: '. t.,c ' ...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 16 October 1886

GR EAT FALLS, MONTANA. GREAT FALLS is located at the Falls of the Missouri which furnish the greatest available water power on the Continent. Is within seven miles of the most extensive COAL and IRON district in the West, immediately beyond which are rich GOLD, SILVER and COPPER districts. It lays tributary the best agricultural and grazing part of the Territory, and the pineries of the Upper Missouri and tributaries. It is especially adapted by its natural resources and geographical position to become the leading; MANUFACTURING CITY between Minneapolis and the Pacific, and the principal RAILROAD CENTER of Montana. The trip to Great Falls will amply repay tourists by the beauty of the scenery on the way, and they will find here the most magnificent series of waterialis in the world, while the surrounding country is rich in picturesqe scenery. For further information address H. O. C H O.V. ., Agent. SPRAY OF THE FALLS. Will Hanks has goe to He ena on bisi ness. C. P. Downing is makin...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 23 October 1886

GREAT FALLS TRIBUN E VOL, 2, GREAT FALLS, MONTANA TERRITORY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23, I886, NO 23 ---- -...... . .. .... .. .. ..--.... . .... .. ~ -.. ~ -~ A DRAMATIC FABLE. Dramatis Personae--A Railroad Con tractor, A Mule, Another Mule, A Bear. Written for the Tribune: Seated in the doorway of a large barn lost in contemplation of a dentist's business card upon which was depicted the doleful countenance of a bear nursing his joiwl in his paw, I became suddenly aware of the presence of some other being whose warm breath came softly upon my cheek. Upon looking up my eyes met those of an ancient mule whose woe begone countenance plainly indicated that some secret sorrow was gnawing at his heart strings or perhaps some thoughtless error of youthful days was now with retributive pangs, causing remorse and anguish to lacerate his soul. His brownish coat showed many a sign .of labor and abuse, while on his fore shoul der was plainly imprinted the talismanic symbol "U. S." "Well, old mule,"...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 23 October 1886

REELY POSTMASTER. How Petroleum V. Nasby Was Made Very Happy. CO.'FEDRIT X ROADS (which is in the state of Kentucky,) Sept. 26, 18S6S--Halle looge. The kentry in saved. Last night my comishn ez postmaster at the Confed rit X Roads, wich is in the state uv Ken tucks. reached me, and the good ole Cor ners is saved the disgrace uv reseevin its male at the hands uv an disýgustin nigger. Ther never wuz a more excitiner time than when the nooze that I had reseeved my commnishn got out in the Corners. The people poured out en masses and insisted that I shood enter to wmnst upon my dooties. I renmarkt to'em that my bond hed yit to be made out afore I cood take posseshn, but they wouldn't heer to it. They orginized into a proceshn in front uv the Bascom's, and under the eggscite ment uv the occashun, he giv 'em all cred it to a stiff drig. The perceshn wuz a bootiful site. It wuz headid by Deekin grogram, who impervished a banner, onto which wuz written: "May the Internal Reveno.o foller the...

Publication Title: Great Falls Tribune
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Montana, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Great Falls tribune. — 23 October 1886

WASHINGTON LETTER. From Our Regular Correspondent. 3VAsHnIxGTos, Oct. 9, 1886. The preparation of annual reports is now 'the engrossing subject of attention in all the government departments here. The object of this annual industry is to inform congress what eafch department has been doing during the year, and what work it is lioped will be done next year. The evolu tion of an annual report of an executive lenartment is an interesting process. Most -of the material for the report is furnished by the subordinates. Tihe employes sup oply th" facts and statistics, the chiefs of diviionms and bureaus add comments and dlductions, and a synopsis of the whole is presented to the head of the department. In matters of national imlporta;ncc, as for instance when the secretary of the treasury formulates his policy in regard to the coi: age of silver, he must consult with the president. JThe Presidents m, sage ,,ayives an epi tome of the depar-u;-ent reports, which i, sometimes furnished by tih...

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