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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 27 November 1877

-- s - 0) HMMBBKHBnHHHHl .w., .- Vol 3. Astoria, Oregon, Tuesday Morning, November 27, 1877. No, 149:. g&s giTilS straim ISSUED EVERY MORNING, (Monday Excepted), . X'. IKEIANI : s PUBLISHER. Abtoriati JhiUdiitg, Cass StrecL crms of Subscription : Served by Carrier, per week 23 Cent? fv'nt by mail, four month- -- ?J 00 Sent by mail, f ne year. . 9 00 Free of Postage to Subscribers. THE CITY. ZST-Thc Daily Astokiax will be sent by mail at 23 cents a week, free of wtagc. Read era who contemplate absence from the city can have The Astokian follow them, Daily, Weekly or Sunday to any post-office ivith oul additional expense. Addresses maybe changed as often as desired. Leave orders at the counting room. The An con may be expected to-day from San Francisco. Che rate of si ') per spuire per mouth. , Transient adverti-ins, by the day or week, l.li iKMJ hith, valued at (5.724. The Modoc will be loaded, at Knapp ton, probably next week. The cargo of the Tain O'Shantcr 1 nniber, and fifty ...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 27 November 1877

-If1 ;jgfeje gsilg Qstsvinn. ASTORIA. OREGON: D. C. IItEIiAXJ Editor. TUESDAY Nov. 27, 1877 XST'lfwe were abundantly supplied with coin ice should not ask patron to remit, but one of the very hardest tilings to do in this world, is to run a printing office on "promises." Our busi ness is all in small amounts, and it U about as easy to pay one time as another, hence tee trut that our patrons will freely respond to our calls for the sums due en account. Scraps of Fancy. Compiled from our Exchanges. A woman may not be able to shar pen a pencil or hold an umbrella, but she can pack more articles into a trunk than a man can into a one horse wagon. Blond hair is coming to the front again as the most fashionable oolor. ; Ladies who gave their 'blonde -switches to the grasshopper sufferers will soon) regret their generosity. The wifeof( Chief Justice Waite is credited with having said, when she heard itTeported that Mars has three moons, 'Think of .your people living in a planet where tther...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 27 November 1877

C.3) ( V 1 'I FIVE COLUMN QUARTO FORM. ISSUED KVE11V SUNDAY. OFFICE IN TUB ASTORIA?. BUILDING. CASS bTitliiST. IKC. IRELAND JtuTftLISHER TERMS OK SCHSCltll'TlOX. nerved by Carrier per month 25cts Scut by Mall, six months SI 2T One Year. 2 25 JSAdvcrtisements inserted at the usual rates. Tilf Table lor Astoria. XOVEXBEIL From tables of United States Coast Survey. High Water. Low Water. "ay. . m. r. a. .v. t. v. M. M .. 3 2JI 2 41 1 S 51 10 11 :.) .. 4 17 - 2 30' 9 40 10 59 ; 5 OS 4 34 10 .W 11 44 J7 G OS 3 43 11 42 LX C, 5J .. G 54 0 3S 0 53 Jj .. 7 57.7 S 01 J 1 34 2 07 ;) 8 51 'J 13i 2 27 3 20 1 .. I) 40 10 25j 3 23 4 28 2 ..10 25 11 301 4 U 5 32 :: .-11 07 . . .J 5 10 6 27 POUT OP ASTORIA. CLEARANCES ASD DEPARTURES. CLEAUEI). Jringfield. ship lfl3 tons Peart. Cork. Fov25 Otv of Madras-, Br h&9toti3. Gringcr, Cork, Nov 2 4 Garibaldi, bk. 370 tons. Forbes. S. F. Not 23 Droucliton. iir bk, tontt. Edkins. Queens- town. Nov. '1Z, Wood Hull. Br bk.71 ton. Queenntown. Nov 23. nplewoo...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 27 November 1877

r C1!) u -l w. - Wi zP P&e- ail giH. BUSINESS CABDS. MISCEIiLANEOUS. HERE W3 JEUEU5 'AGgGLXHTIl i . ASTORIA Not. 27. 1877 Temple .Lodge, No. 7, A- F. A. M. Regular Communications rst an.- third Saturdays in each month, at 7 Sf o'clock, r. m., at the Hall in, Astoria. .Members of the Order, in goodstanding, are invited to attend. By ordct of the W. M. Beaver hoase No. 35, L O. O, P. Meet evory Friday evoning. ar. 7 o'clock, in the Odd Fellow'? Hall, cor. of Cass and Chenamus Jfft&' 8troets, Astoria, Members of the Order are invited to attend. By order, N. (5, Astoria Lodge No. 40, L O. G. T. Regular Meeting every Tuesday Evening, at 7 o'clock, at Good Templar's II all, Chena mus Street, Astoria, over C. L. Parker's Store. Members of the Order, in good stand ing, are invited to attend, Degree meeting 1st Monday each month. By order W. C. T. Common Council. Rogular meetings first and third Monday evenings of each month, at 7 o'clock ' C Persons desiring to have matters acted up...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 28 November 1877

0) ,:i ,vJMWiJ Vol. 3. Astoria, Oregon, "Wednesday Morning, November 28, 1877. No. ISO. ,gtes aiXu stcsimt. ISSUED EVERY MORNING, (Monday Excepted), I. G. IRELAND : : PUBLISHER. Astttriaii Building, Ccus .Street terms of Subscription? ftTo)lfiJy, Carrier, per week 5 Cents ont by mriil. four months : w Sotft3)yniml,no year. . .. J w Free of Postage to Subscribers. tfC Afrrortecincnt-s inserted by the year at thr -rcftcuf SL oO per s-uuiro per month. Transient advcrtWnp, by the day or week, fifty cents per siiuaro for each insertion. To City Subscribers. There arc such fre jucnt chances in the rei dontuj of our city patrons that wo shall fet I obilccd to any who make such changes if they will report the same to thisoiUcu. Utheiw iso we shall not bo responsible for failure of tho carrier to deliver tho i.por .promptly and regularly to them. ., . .Fully 33 per cent saved by buying :it J. Strauss' new grocery store. 'SgThafc "Wife of Mine, and other new liooksor sale at the Bee Hive. J. ...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 28 November 1877

M V iailxj Qstaxizm. ASTORIA. OREGON: IRELAND :. Etlitr. iDNESDAY Not. 28, 1877 'Jficc were abundantly supplied with coin ' should not ask patrons to remit, but one of very hardest things to do in this world, is to fun a printing office on "promises" Our bust - icss is all in small amounts, and it is about as tcasy to pay one time as anoUicr, hence tee trust that our patrons will freely respond to our calls for the sums due us on account. The Astoria Railroad. "When the provisions of the Astoria railroad bill -were first telegraphed from "Washington -vve expressed a de rsire to know whether the Oregon Cen tral railroad company (commonly call ed the "West Side company) was in earnest in getting the franchise exten ded which had already expired. "We wore also anxious that as a matter of good faith on their part the bill be so changed as to require at least one half of the road to be built from As toria. .Supposing Mr. Yillard to be the president and manager of the Oregon Central railr...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 28 November 1877

O) 1 m HOLIDAY GO1 hnnUvstmm AMCSEMENTS. ! T T 'FIVE COLUMN QUARTO FORM; IKSUKI) EVKRY SUNDAY. ' OFiriCC IN tfHB ASTORIA BUILDING, L'ASS S'fRKLT. t. C.IRE&AlA'I - PUBLISHER Ti:!tMS Ol srSCRlITIOK. Ntrved ly Carrier per month 23cts Xi'nr by Mall, six months $1 35 One Year....... 2 25 I .'. ... : !... ....J ... i, ........ t (3 ."ill .(.'I li-VllLJlU lIl-LUCU ill. ti.IV UAUill fcttos. Tiizo Tahiti :or Astoria. if mm' tabic? of Unitod States Coast Survey. liish Wiisci. Low Water. i'XV. . M. J. 54. I a.m. i M. Uti :: -ja .. : -ir j r.i lo 11 35 4 17 - 2 .TO' J) -10 10 f! i'i r. os 4 .; 10 .-jk u 44 S7 i; o; r 43..: U 42 ss ; .V, r. rit o as o at L'fl t r7 - s oil 1 31 2 07 o 8 r,i ! rti. i :i :r. :o 2.r!. .10 2T. . 2 27 3 20 . :; $ 4 2S .11 :i 4 ID fl 32 10. 0 27 POST OP ASTORIA. CLEARANCES A SI) DEPARTURES. clkaked. Nt-rothrarn, Br. bJc. 1153 tons, Anderson, Cork, Sow T.. West Itidinz. BrSh f)53 ton. Mooro, Cork. Nov. 2. Lttv of julr8. Ur eh ffKJtone. Grainser, Cork :oV -21 Wood Uu...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 28 November 1877

Ill r . u -fvc-- -t-. u- - a mm toZZI5 a.'" f cipie i .rvicre. wo. o. .a. -i nmTTiumcatious first. tor'A Saturdays ir oamott n'filock. p.m., sitha HflU, KTeaboryof tfcOrwr. invited to attend, more Bearer. J rM.eetl et'etrl at 7 o'ciocK, iriU.cor. ofi streets, As invited' Wd at the JndTuesday ittondprom- Pffill bo imposed recuse is onorea. HISSST, President. Fcretary. grine Co. No. Pljs will be held ntlie company on lay of ach month,' FK p. m. jjD. MKRRYiLAN. Pres. L'ARK?5R,,ftce. Ceinotery Notice, n;heuuTiersigitod Sexton of the Astoria Cem- "ecry, inYjc.Wof the fact that, the cemetery grounds ajw rvVw pernum.en.tly located, wishes all pcrspi&owning lots in the grounds to re port the-lmWr and block to him; also, all persons. ymic. iiae buried friends in the grounds nc any time, are requested to ad dress him'tlirough the Post-ofllce, or call upon, him at his (fiflice, and furnish him with a list, embracing tne .name oiieccaadjj.jQMjjit; juried, the lotor block upon wbielrtne buri...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 1 January 1879

1' Vi.. CO fr MCtttVL J f-i- Sk& Pftiig M STol. Tin. ' m-MWJd'Ti irii HllW fju g-dils sfrwimx. ISSUED EVERY MORNING, (Monday Excepted), D C. IRELAND : : PUBLISHER. J.sfortan. Building, Cans Slrcct. Terms b? Subscription : bcrved by Carrier, per wcek...............25 Cents Sent by mail, four months ...... S3 00 Sent by mail, cne year. 9 00 Free of Postage to Subscribers. KS7" Advertisements inserted by the year at the rate of SI 50 per square per month. Transient advertising, by the day or week, fifty cents per square for each insertion. TIDE TABLE TOR ASTORIA. From tables of United States Coast Survey. Hipfh Water. Low Water. Date. A.M. P.M. A. M. P. M. -I... 2S... JT)... 30... 1... 8 40 2 481 9 11 10 08 4 08 .. 3 381 8 54 -10 33 4 52 4 30i 10 45 11 03 5 08 5 241 U 3(5 11 39 5 48 6 20,' 0 30 C 3G 7 18! .... 0 21......... 1 25 7 30 8 201 1 13 2 22 8 22 0.24! 2 08 3 21 ...... 9 II ..11 33 3 02 4 23 , 0 58 11 391 3 54 5 28 PORT OF ASTORIA. CLEARANCES AND DEPARTURES. SAILED. Rival, ...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 1 January 1879

'a P& laxXaj QsXxv&im. ASTORIA. OREGON: I. C. IRELAND Eckitor. WEDNESDAY Jaxuary 1, 1879 Single copies of the "Weekly Astoriax neatly done up, with stamps to pre-pay postage affixed, for sale at thiu office. Send a copy to your friends in other parts of the world. Price, 10 cents a copy. THE NEWS. Dean Stanley is again coming to America. Owners of rich mines in the Brodie district of California are trip ped. The surveys were wrong, and a partner of levi (P. J. Meux) has gob bled them all "by the rules of the court." A member of congress from New York has introduced a bill for the re lief of those ship owners who were compelled to pay a fine for employing aliens on vessels, and to which the at tention of the government was called through the San Francisco custom house a few months aro. Yesterday morning one of the new consolidation encjines, with a train of 20 narrow gauge freight cars, would leave Jersey city for the west over the Erie railway tracks. This will be the first ...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 1 January 1879

(3J, wMeoautt r ASTORIA OKEC.'OX THE CITY. gF"27rc Daily Astobiax wn"H7.c sercihy martaCTSccnfa amonUi.frccofpobtage. Bead era who contemplate absence from the citv can have Tke Astoiiiax follow tiicm, Da IILV or Weekly editions to any post-office with out additional expense. Addresses map be cnanyedxi often as desired. Leave orderhi at Vie countlnn room. I The latest and handsomest style jt)f jewelry, and nidrnacks xX. rare and unique .design, at the 33ee-hive store iof Mrs. M. H. Steers. Jest received per steamship Idaho, -California tiold Medal Kresh Holl Butter and Sultana seedless raisins, at the family grocery store of J. Straiiss. IMr. J. Rogers' blocks, falls, sling ropes, etc., in fact, the entire derrick "rigging, was borrowed by somebody "Wednesday night, from the foot of Cass street. Mr. Rogers will pay a liberal reward to any person who will return "the same, at the Central maTket Mrs. M. H. Steers has her new stock now open for inspection by pur chasers. Dolls of all s...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 1 January 1879

J OJ -M: Txje gsitjj QsAmi&a. ASTORIA OREGON TO CORRESPONDENTS. tuinK particularly line, draw your through it. A pet child is always 1. Be brief. This is the age of tele graphs and stenography. 2. Be pointed. Don't write all around .a subject without hitting it. :i. State facts, hut don't stop to moral--i.e. It's a drowsy subject. Let the reader do his own dreaming. 4. Eschew preface. Plunge at once into your subject, like a swimmer into fold water. ."). If you have written a sentence that you pen he worst in the family. ' 5. Condense. Make sure that you Toally have an idea, and then record it i n the shortest possible terms. We want 'thoughts in their quintessence. 7. When your article is completed, -strike out nine-tenths of the adjectives. 1. It is reasonable to suppose every one who takes the Astorian does so be cause he likes it. 2. If he likes it he is interested in its success. 3. If interested in its success he can Jielp it 4. Every subscriber has one or more tfriends wh...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 3 January 1879

r Ci 1 Vol. viii. Astoria, Oregon, Friday Morning, January 3, 1879. m.2. mt !l3JrJv ISSUED EVERY MORNING, (Monday Excopied). , C. IRELAND : : PUBLISHER. Astorian Building, Cass Street. Terms of Subscription : bcrved by Carrier, per week ... 3S Cents Sent by mail, four months S3 00 Svjnt by mail, cno year. 9 00 Free of Postesre to Subscribers. &B Advertisements inscrtod by the year at the rate of $1 50 por square per maath. Transient advertascaiK, by the day or wk, fifty cents per square for each insertion. TIDE TABLE FOR ASTORIA. F-rom tables of United States Coast Survey. High Wttar. j Low Water. Iate. A. m. p. M. I K. M. p. M. 27 3 40 2 481 9 11 10 03 2S 4 OS 3 3S 9 54 ..10 33 2!1 4 52 4 30 10 41 11 03 50 -"5 "OS 5 241 ..U 3t -11 3fl 31 -75 48 G 26! - 0 30 C 30 7 181 0 21 1 23 1' - 7 30 8 2t 1 13 2 22 3 - 8 22 9 241 2 08 3 2L '4 .. 9 11 -11 331 3 02 4 23 T 9 58 11 381 3 54 5 28 PORT OF ASTORIA. 'CLEARANCES AND DEPARTURES. SAILED. 7Irval.bk290 tons. Adams. S. F. Dec 29 -&.l...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 3 January 1879

w '- .1 gfts gailaj Qstsxiuu. ASTORIA. OREGON: D. C. IRELAND Editor. FRIDAY JA20JAKY 3, 1879 "An Oasis in the Desert." The Slar Chamber Committee Kcport. The long expected report of the Star-chamber committee has at length been given to the public, and while our space forbids general comment at present upon the many phases of corruption which the re port pretends to present, in view of the fact that the selling of ex amination papers to persons am bitious to become teachers in our sister state California, has raised one of the loudest noises that has ever been made through the press of that state, we are somewhat as tonished to see this in the Oregon smiling committee repert: The committee also desire to state that the books, papers and vouchers of Professor L. L. Row land are in a complete and intelli gible condition, and the committee believe that this officer has per formed his duties as superintend ent of public instruction in an honest, systematic, and straight forward manner. ...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 3 January 1879

p gto gaiXjj Qsizximx. I. W. CASE, MERCHANDISE. iMD GhEmm Ahi AMUSEMENTS. ASTOllIA OREGON THE CITY g?Thc Daily Astoria will he sent by mail allocate a montli. free of postage. Head ers who contemplate absence from the city can liave This Astorxan' folloto them. Daily or Weekly alitiom to any post-office with out additional expense. Addresses may he enanyed as often as desired. Leave orders at. the counting room. The latest and handsomest style of jewelry, and nicknacks of rare and ; unique design, at the Bee-hive store of Mrs. L H. Steers. I Just received per steamship Idaho, California Gold Medal Fresh Roll Butter and Sultana seedless raisins, at the family grocery store of J. Strauss. Mr. J. Rogers' blocks, falls, sling ropes, etc., in fact, the entire derrick rigging, was borrowed by somebody Wednesday night, from the foot of Oass street. Mr. Rogers will pay a liberal reward to any person who will return the same, at the Central market. Mrs. M. EL Steers has her new stock now ope...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 3 January 1879

1Jt ik glxs gailxj sixrczgu. ASTORIA OREGON TO CORRESPONDENTS. 1. Be brief. This is the age of tcle- 'graphs and stenography. 2. Be pointed. Don't write all around a Mibject without hitting it. 3. State facts, but don't stop to moral ize. It's a drowsy subject. Let the reader do his own dreaming. 4 Eschew preface. Plunge at once into your subject, like a swimmer into -old water. .". If vou have written a sentence that you think particularly fine, draw your pen through it A pet child is always the worst m the family. . Condense. Make sure that you really have an idea, and then record it izi the shortest possible terms. We want thoughts in their quintessence. 7. When your article Is completed, strike out nine-tenths of the adjectives. 1. It is reasonable to supposd every me who takes the Astoriax does so be cause he likes it. 2. If he likes it he is interested in its success. X It interested in its success he can help it. 4. Every subscriber has one or more friends who would subscribe...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 4 January 1879

03 1 - s-t ? ja rJUJvJyJW'J'lr Vol. vm. Astoria, Oregon, Saturday Morning, January 4, 1879. No. 3. Pftito K - glxjc Sails jed0ristti. ISSUED EVERY MORNING, (Monday Excepted). I. C. IRELAXD : : IUBIISKER. Astoriaiv Building, Cass Street. Terms of Subscription : teerved by Carrier, per week ..... .25 Cents Sent by mail, four months -..- S3 00 6eat by mail, cno year. .... 9 00 Free of Postage to Subscribers. B3J Advertisements msertod by tho year at the rate of Si 30 per square per month. Transient advertising, by tho day or week, fifty cents per square for each insertion. TIDE TABLE FOR ASTORIA. From tables of United States Coast Survey. Hich Water. Low Water. Date. A. M. p. M. K. M. P. M. 1 9 11 10 08 9 54 10 33 l 10 45 11 03 11 3U 11 39 ! 0 30 I 0 21 .... 1 25 I 1 13 2 22 1 2 08 3 21 3 02 .... 4 23 I 3 54 5 28 ... 2 481 .. 3 3S ... 4 30j ... 5 241 ... C 20! ... 7 18! ... 8 201 . , 9 241 ..11 ai .-11 391 PORT OF ASTORIA. CLEARANCES AXD DEPARTURES. SAILED. Great Republic ss. 3S00 tons...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 4 January 1879

) V 'X gfte 'tls sisrimx. ASTORIA. OREGON: 1. C. IREtAXD .Editor. SATURDAY January 4, 1879 Telegraphic 2i'ews. We have made arrangements for receiving commercial and news dispatches for The Astorian dur ine: the continance of the freeze. The amount of dispatches received will be proportionate to the amount of patronage received. The Cascade Canal, Mr. Loftus, the gentlemanly su perintendent on the construction of the locks and canal at the Cas cades,was a passenger on the Elder roing out yesterday. He informs us that there are no chinamen em ployed on the locks, and that the stories concerning the same are all bosh. He also informs us the work is progressing rapidly, some eighty white- men employed, and the blasting and excavation is found to be much easier -than was ex pected. If Senator Mitchell's bill, appropriating five hundred thou sand dollars for the work, passes congress this winter, we will be iible to pass through the locks in less than two years with steam boats. Touching...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 4 January 1879

0) J ffcs ailg gisixwimt. ASTOKIA OREGON THE CITY, l37Thc Daily Astokcax tciH lc cnt by mailat75ccntx a month, free of postage Read er who contemplate absence from the city can have Tub Astoman- follow them. Daily vr Weekly edition to any -pout-office with out additional "expense Addresses may he enanrjed cw often an desired. Leave orders at Vie counting room. Dr. John O'Brien, -who has been tlangercisly ill, is now considered out of danger. Frank S. Lord returned to "West- j uiinster by the steamship California yesterday. John Adair, jr., S. D. Adair, and "Win. Adair, were passengers to San Francisco by the steamship Geo. W. Elder yesterday. The Wheat now in Astoria at the Farmers dock is in good demand. It is the only grain in the state that can be moved at present. In consequence of the ice-blockade Capt. Thatcher will remain at Astoria and the ship Garibaldi will not be moored at Westport as was expected. Capt. Carroll informs us that he expects to return to Astoria with the ste...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Daily astorian. — 4 January 1879

CO :g&& Siljj storfcro. ASTORIA OREGON Tke Beautiful Snow. OH! the snow, tho beautiful snow, Tilling the sky and earth below; Over tho housetops, over the street, 'Over tho heads of tho people you meet; Dancinx. Flirting, Skimming alene: "Beautiful snow! it can do no wrong. ' Elying to kis a fair lady's cheek, KJlinging to lips in a frolicsome freak. Beautiful snow from tho heaven above, Pure as an angel, gentle as love! " Oh! the snow, tho beautiful snow, IIow tho flakes gather and laugh as they go, "Whirling out in tho maddening fun, 2t plays in its gloo with every one; Chasing, Laughing, Hurrying by; 'It lights on tho face and sparkles the eye! And tho dogs, with a bark and a bound, Snap the crystals that eddy around; The town is alive, and its heart in a glow, ""To welcome tho coming of beautiful snow! UIow wild the crowd goes swaying along. 'Hailing each other with humor and song! Qlow tho gay sledges liko meteors flash by, .'.Bright for tho moment, then lost to the eye...

Publication Title: Daily Astorian, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Oregon, United States
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