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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 28 December 1900

0 WEALTH AND TAXIS Report of Auditor Corner for the Year Now Pacing. An Exhaustive and Comprehensive Summary of the Resources of Whitman County. Following in the report of Auditor Corner on ARneßnmene and taxation in Whitman county for the ye<tr 1900: Values as Returned by Assessor. No. acres of improved farm lands 654,654 No. of acres unimproved farm lands ihO 3:il Total 1,184,985 REALTY. Value of farm lands, exclusive of im provements $ 7,961,420 Value of improvements on farm lands 833,540 Total f 7,894,960 Value of town lots, exclusive of im provements $ 660 540 Value of improvements on town 10t5... 921,065 Total $ 1,581,605 O R. & N. Co., 194.900 miles main track at $5280 per mile I 1,029,072 O. R. & N. Co., 10.28 miles side tract at $2217.0 per mile 36,102 Total $ 1,065,174 N. P. Ry. Co., 85.373 miles main track at $.5280 per mile 450,771 N. P. Ky. Co., 11.524 miles side track at $2217.6 per mile 25,556 Total $ 476^27 PERSONAL. O. R. X: N. Co., 194.9 miles rolling st...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

THE cOLFAX GAZETTE TWENTY-FOURTH YEAR. Special Announcement According to our regular custom our Sixteenth Annual Clearance Sale Commences Wednesday, January 2 and Continues for Thirty Days During this time we offer our entire stock of the best mer chandise at radical reductions from regular selling prices, only excepting a few unimportant items, the prices of which are controlled by the manufacturers. We have surpassed every previous effort, and every past sale has been excelled to make this event the climax of our long record of honorable mer chandising. At this season of the year there are many lines which will be soon closed out owing to the great reductions in selling prices. We would therefore ask our friends to call early and get the choice pickings. Wishing you one and all happy and prosperous New Year, T remain, AARON KHUN, The Leading Dealer in Reliable Merchandise. , BUCK (Blick-ens-der-fer) No. 5, $40. No. 7, $50. Most durable machine made. Writing always in sight. No Rib...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

* GAS IS EVERYWHERE Big Discoveries Made On J. M. Baker's Farm. Eipert Wanted to Lease, But the Owner Kef a »ed — Fifteen Miles From Colfax. The discoveries of natural Ran are spreading over a wide range of country in the leu weeks since it was developed tlmt an extensive field of natural gas exists near Pint City and along Tine and Thorn creeks. Gradually the proepecton have ex ten<]f«) the area of their investigations and have demonstrated that a large rcope of gas country lies iv northern Whitman county, extending beyond Tine City to St. John and Thornton, at least. J. M. H'tker, who owns two extensive farms three miles southeast of Thornton, returned Wednesday from a trip to the farms. While there himself and others prospected on both places for gas. Ex pert Metealf, who was one of the party, said the quality of the gas found, to gether with other indications, wan proof that on one of the farms nt leant the Htrike m far ahead of anything yet found in the country, and be had b...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

STAY IN PHILIPPINES A Leading Democratic Organ Takes Sensible View. Thar Party Helped to Ratify the Treaty of Peace and Stands Partly Kenponstble. It is one thing to oppose a pending opposition which contemplates the adoption of a policy or line of procedure deemed to be unwise or undesirable. It is another thing, after the adoption of ■neb policy to plan by the enforcing power to maintain disturbance of public sentiment concerning such measure-, in the face of certainty that no action can be had by which the Htep taken can be retraced. It were better to apply intelli genee and effort to the purpose of secur ing the bent possible conditions and re sults incident to the existing situation, A prominent journal affiliated with the democratic party, the Chicago Daily Chronicle, comments on the Philippine question as follows. If democrats are. to play an import ant part in the politics of the future it will be necessary for them to set them selves right on the subject which has come to b...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

4 COLFAX GAZETTE IVAN CHASE, PUBLISHER. Established, 1877. Euwred at the postofflce at I'uifHx m second class matter. SUBSCRIPTION KATES. Six Month*, postal paid Oae Dollar OM War. pontage paid. Two Dollars Twenty-five per cent discount for advance payment. O. K. & N. Time Card. To Spokane 5:« am :*:O2 p.m. To Portland lfc« am. 7:10 p.m. From Moscow 9:00 a.m. 2:10 p.m. To Mohc-.w y.M a.m. 7:40 p.m. Stage* lieave Colfax For Alraota ... Hon., Wed., Fri., 7:00 a.m. Penawawa TW, Thur., Sat. 7:00 a.m. Thornton Tue.. Thur., Sat., 7:00 a.m. i Secretary Wilson a Prophet. On thHt May morning when the newa of Dewey's victory eleetrifled the nut ion the newspaper correspondent* sought the opinion of cabinet memberw and others hh to its larger rwultH. All re joieed in the victory and praised the courage and conduct of Dewey and hiH men. Some perceived that Spain's rule is Asia was ended, and that the Philip pines were ours for the taking. But only one. Secretary of Agriculture Wil. eon, cle...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

MM OF THE STATES (tathered From Hills, Valleys and Plains of the Union. Untied Down As It Conies From the Wires for Information of Busy Readers. Thursday, December 27. At What Cheer, lowa, 49 school chil dren drowned by breaking through ice, so it is both reported and denied. John W. Tinsley murdered his wife at Los Angeles and suicided. Northern Pacific operators talk strike Nearly 1000 men are involved. The 2500 employes of the Lehigh Val ley Coal company at the Heidelburg Dorratio, Prospect and Falkin colleries went back to work, after being ou strike nince lnHt Friday. Tue men struck be caOM they were not receiving their pay every two weeks. They have been assured that the company will hereafter pay waged semi monthly. Friday, December 28. I!x -Secret ary of War Alger, in an ankle in the North American Keview on the "Food of the Army During the Span inn War," makes a bitter attack on Gen eral MilcH and defend* ex-Commissary 1 ifiieral Kagan. Secretary Long has purchased for the ...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 4 January 1901

n THE CENTURY CLOSED The Year Nineteen Hundred in the Record of Time. A Summary of the Year's Notable Events—Disasters, Politics, Hpnrts, Obituary. The last year of the nineteenth cen tury has been one of unusual Interest In international affairs. Great Britain began the year with a succession of military disasters in South Africa. For 9. time it seemed possible for the Boers to maintain their Independence in spite of the heavy odds against them, but toward the close of February the capture of (loneral Cronje with hla army turned the tide, and from that time on the British gained steadily niton their clever foe until the union jack was raised over Johannesburg and Pretoria. President Kruger's flight from point to point In the Transvaal and his final departure for Europe were taken as indicating that the Boer resistance wfls at an end. But the burghers of the Orange Free State and the Transvaal Dutch continued to dis pute British supremacy by armed re sistance. Before completing her ...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

THE gQLFAX GAZETTE TWENTY-FOIRTH YEAR. JULIUS LIPPITTS After Stock-Taking Sales The mont important sale that the people of Colfax and vicinity were ever favored with will commence today and continue throughout the entire month of January. A abort Htory to explain the facts is here given. We will need room for our immense line of up-to date Merchandise for spring and Hummer, which will commence to arrive early in February. Phenomenal Waist Bargains. Ladies' Cloaks and Suits. Novelty Wool Waist The leading styles, Almost without exception everything in tucked front and back or trimmed. Bishop or theue department is now deeply price cut. dr*ss ikevH, that were selling for $2.00, $2.50, Plenty of good* too many, in fact; we must $3 00 and &i 50, you know the nuperioiity of sell. Come today if you can, but coma any these exquinite waist*. Lippitt's sale prices, day and you will find big bargains. 91 20. SI 45, $1 HO. fSLSO. „, „ , , . .„ . Tailor Dresses Reduced. Children's Long Cloa...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

2 GAS BELT WIDENS OUT i Good Prospects Found ou the Milne Ranch Near Steptoe. Indication** Also Point Toward Good Gas Ground Around Thornton and Oakesdale. The explorations in the gan field* tern] only toward more satisfaction among those interested that the Palowe coun try hHH a belt rivalling in extent and power rhi- natural gaH fieldH of Penn sylvania, Ohio and Indiana. The more the country w prospected the wider area underlaid by gaw in found. Excellent indicatioriH of gaH have within the last week been found on the Milne ranch near Sfeptoe. Thin iH crawl ing Htill nearer Colfax, and it jh expected that little time will elapne until the known gaH belt will be brought right down to the town New discoveries are being conntantly made at different points, and it in not too much to nay that the Paloiiw country in on the eve of an industrial h<*om in gaH, coal and oil men hh characterised the pronperoun dayw of Pennsylvania. Talk About Gas. The range of the gae> and oil belt Hee...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

HHIiMiMu ITS tlilliii Old City Council Wave Way to the New One. Clerk Bramwell and the New Mayor and Councilmen Be- Kan Their Services. The old and the new councils came in conflict to a large extent when the even ing for change came at the Monday evening meeting. This was a double ring circus of city dads, but part of the performers belonged to both aggrega tions, and when they got off with the old they easily took up with the new. Doubled the Dose. The old council met with Raker (re tired), Van Schoick (holdover), Lippitt (mayo-elect), Dumdi (holdover), and Mastin (reflected) present. Councilman Good was absent, being out of town. The first business before the retiring council was a petition from M. E. Carley and 02 others, asking that a liquor license be not granted to the Star sa loon. The petition was pigeon-holed by the following vote: Ayes, Baker, Vaii Schoick, lippitt, Dumdi, Barroll, Mas tin. The finance committee reported favor ably claims to the amount of $602 03 and they...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

4 COLFAX GAZETTE IVAN cHASK, PUBLISHER. RiUbligheU, 1877. Eutered at the postofflce at Colfax a* xecond flaM matter. SIBBCRIHTIOS RATES. •*lx Month*, postage paid One Dollar One Year, pontage pai<l Two Dollars Twenty-five per cent discount for advance payment. O. It. & N. Time Card. To Spokane 5:45 am. 3:02 p.m. To Portland 10:45 a in. 7:10 p.m. From Moscow MO a.m. 2:10 pm. To Moscow 9.80 a.m. 7:10 p.m. Stages lieave Colfax For Almota Mon., Wed., Fri., 7:00 a.m. Prniawawa. Tue , Thar., Sat, 7:00 a.m. Thornton Tue., Thur, Sat.. 7:00 a.m. The Grout Dairy Bill. The farmer* and dairymen of every Htate Hliotild bring ptVSMie to bear upon their representatives at Wanhing lua to occurs thf passage of the (Jrout bill, nayn the Seattle I'unt-Intelligencer. Kupeciully Hhould thin be directed to the ■mate, an the bill ha» pawed the houne by a majority no large at* to ensure it agaitiHt defeat if it should be returned with any reanonable amendments The only danger iH that it may be held ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

WHAT NEIGHBORS DO Letters Full of Interesting News Notes From Many Country Points. PAMPA The holidays are past, and the stu dents from tb* different colleges, who were home to spend their vacation with relatives and friends, have returned to their studies. Cbrfetaiaa proceedings in I'ampa were, as usual, a perfect success. The school liouhp and Christinas tree were decorated to perfection and the tree almost groaned with its load of presents—not cheap toys, of those there were few—but presents that cost dollars, useful as well as ornamental. What a contrast be tween Cleveland and MeKinley holidays. New Years eve übout 20 young people of Pampa and vicinity met at the resi deuce of Mr. and Mrs. L. Plowman and amused themselves with games and charades uutil the clock chimed the de parture of the nineteeuth century and the beginning of the twentieth. Then all took refreshments. Afterward, a few more khuiw were played; all bade adieu to host and hostese, with thanks for their hospitality...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 11 January 1901

0 SUN CURE OF VELDES. AN AMERICAN TOURIST VISITS DR. RIKLI'S FAMOUS SANITARIUM. locmrd In n Pirtnrnqnr \ il'.nir* In ihr Julian Alpn— llovr Health I* Re- Stored by Sunlight and Freah Atr. Nature's Itemed}. [Special Correspondence.] Veldes, Austria. Dec. 7.—1 suppose you wonder where on earth this funny little place Is, and your next, thought is what on earth I am doing here. I will answer your (juestlous by Informing you that Veldes Is in the Julian Alps and that I am taking the sun cure of the celebrated Dr. Arnold Rifcli. No, I am not sick, but I am very anxious to tone up generally before the season of balls and operas begins. Yon say you have never heard of Dr. Kikll and his cure. DR. ABNOLD KIKLI. My dear, I will make you a confes sion. Neither bad 1 before Mrs. Le laud told me. You know slie and her daughter disappear for a few weeks every year, and they come back with the bloom of roses in their cheeks and a generally rested air about them. Well, this year 1 forced them to di...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

THS^OLFAX GAZETTE. TWENTY-FOURTH YEAR. THE FAIR'S GRAND ANNUAL CLEARANCE AM) REMNANT SALE IS NOW OX IN FULL BLAST. We recognize the fact that January and February are ordinarily »{uiet months—that extra inducements must be offered before customers will spend their money, that they must be attracted to our store rather than any other. That's just why we are making such sweeping reductions in every department. During this sale we will offer some of the great est bargains ever placed before the people of Whitman county. Don't take our "word for it—Look around and judge for yourself. OUR GUARANTEE: Money back if goods are not satisfactory. TURKEYS Bring Them to Us We will buy from 1 to 10,000 and pay the Highest Price in CABH or 2c per pound more will be allowed in MERCHANDISE AT THE STORE A Full Line of Novelties and Grocery Supplies C. H. MOORE, MA IIN K-rw^KT, COLFAX, WASH. BAKROLL & MOHNEY HEAVY AND SHELF | HARDWARE 4 j FOR OUT O' DOORS { j and indoors, upstairs and downntairs, ...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

s OLD OUT AND 1W IN Changes in County office* Quick ly and Quietly Made. The Work of the Retiring Official* Cleaned Up and All In Good Shape For the New. The change in the county officials was quietly and satisfactorily effected at noon Monday. There was a change in the judgeship, sheriff, auditor, assessor and two commissionerships. Treasurer Windus, Clerk Renfrew and Surveyor Murray were re-elected as republicans and retain their offices. School Super intendent-elect S. M. McCroskey did not appear to disposess Superintendent Roberts, as under a late law the present officer holds until the opening of the new school year, August 1. McDonald Down, Chadwlck Up. There wrh no ceremony attached to any ol the changes except a short one in the step down of Judge McDonald and the step-up of Jedge Cbadwiek. As the noon hour approached members of the bur and a few citizens gathered at the court room to witness the shedding and the donning of the judicial robes. At 12:05 Judge Chadwiek appeare...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

TO OPEN MAIN STREET Two Thousand Dollars Appro priated By the County. Big Bridge Accross the South Pa louse To Cover the Gap Now In the Street. The firet step toward the opening of Main street, by a bridge across the South I'alouse river west of the court house, was taken at the recent meeting of the old board of county commission er*. The county and city will join in the construction of the bridge, each bearing a share of the expense, though the work will be under the supervision of the city. The commissioners have appropriated $2000 from the road and bridge fund as the county's share of the expense. The money is to be paid to the city of Colfax upon completion of the bridge. Work will begin on the new structure in the spring, probably. The O. K. ft N. Company haH donated about all the material for the work, havintr given the timbers and iron from the old wooden railway bridge near the depot, which has been replaced by a modern steel bridge. This improvement is one which has long b...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

4 COLFAX GAZETTE IVAN CHASE, PUBLISHER. Established, 1877. EnUred at the postofflce at Colfax as second class matter. SUBSCRIPTION RATES. Six Months, postage Paid One Dollar One Year, postage paid Two Dollars Twenty-five per cent discount for advance payment. O. K. & N. Time Card. To Spokane 5:4*1 a.m. 3:02 p.m. To Portland 10: i:> am. 7:10 p.m. From Moscow 9:00 a.m. 2:10 p.m. To Moscow »;30a.m. 7:40 p.m. Stages lioave Colfax For Almota Mon., Wed., Fri., 7:00 a.m. Penawawa. Tue., Thar., Sat, 7:00 a.m. Thornton Tue., Thur., Sat., 7:00 a.m. Century of Protection and Progress The American Economist contains an industrial review of the nineteenth cen tury which discloses our moHt remarka ble growth and development in all fields of endeavor. The writer very fully ■bows that our prosperity haw been co identified with protection as to make the former in every inntance the sequence of the latter. The tariff laws of the century are given in full and their effects upon our commerce and...

Publication Title: Colfax Gazette, The
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

WHAT NKIGHBURS DO Letters Full of Interesting Jiews Notes From Mauy Country Points. MKFRFR SIDING. Jas. Martin, who took nick while vieit jng near Itoytou two weeks ago, came borne 00 the train Sunday. Mr. iiin! Mrs. Garry were visiting at Warren Woods' last Friday. A play party was enjoyed at Mr. Plowman*! one evening last week. Host ol the people on the sick lint are able to be out. Lillie Martin and Effie Wood nr. Mill unable to attend school. The majority of the farmers took ad vantage ol the cold weather to do their b« teheeing. Joseph Chandler calculates that his pood baa one million gallons of water. He celebrated (tie lm-t by driving into it with vi« boggy Sunday and miring <](.vwi. Be tt<>t out safely, except tii.L. vvet Mint muddy. The La Croaw Literary and Debating Society gave hd interesting program Janoarj 8, after which officer* were elected: .1. T. Billupa was choHen presi dent and Miss Christine Hiokey, secre tary. The following question "was de bated Tuesda...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 18 January 1901

<■> VIEWS OF MR. COEEA NICARAGUA'S MINISTER IS ENTHUSI- ASTIC fOR THE CANAL. He Voices the Almoat I iiU.thhl Sen timent of tbe People of Hla (oun «r>— •»,,,„.• thing AlniDt tbe Talented Yonnir Envoy. [Special Correspondence.] Washington, Dec. 17.—The United States will dig the Nicaragua canal end have It in operation within the first decade of the twentieth century. This is a prophecy which Is reasonably sure of fulfilment despite the diplo matic complications which have aris en. The people of the United States demand it and are willing to pledge the good faith of the nation for $200, --000,000, or more if necessary, to pay for it. Before this sovereign demand diplomatic and political jockeying must give way. The obstacles, real or Im agined, must be swept aside. This the representatives of the people here, ex ecutive and legislative, are beginning Photo by Clinedln»t, Washington. DON LUIS F. COREA. to pretty thoroughly understand, and the people will not permit much fur th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Colfax gazette. — 25 January 1901

THE COLFAX GAZETTE TWENTY-FOURTH YEAR. Special Announcement According to our regular custom our Sixteenth Annual Clearance Sale Commences Wednesday, January 2 and Continues for Thirty Bays During this time we offer our entire stock of the best mer chandise at radical reductions from regular selling prices, only excepting a few unimportant items, the prices of which are controlled by the manufacturers. We have surpassed every previous effort, and every past sale has been excelled to make this event the climax of our long record of honorable mer chandising. At this season of the year there are many lines which will be soon closed out owing to the great reductions in selling prices. We would therefore ask our friends to call early and get the choice pickings. Wishing you one and all happy and prosperous New Year, I remain, Respectfully yours, AAEON KUHN, The Leading Dealer in Reliable Merchandise. ____ COLFAX, WASHINGTON The Col fax Grocery Co. Now open and ready for business with a Ne...

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