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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 22 June 1898

VOL. I. HER II III® REFUSE TO EXCHANGE HOBSON. Landing of Troop# Will Be Slow- Powder Plant Blown Hp—ls How President Agulnnldo. Kingston, June 20—The steamers Bowdin, Jamaica and liraoklyn arrived here today and report hating passed, in Windward passage last night, 24 Ameri can vessels heading southward. Washington, June 20. —No doubt is en tertained at either the war or navy de partment that Shatter's expedition has arrived safely off Santiago by this time. As a matter of fact, it is believed the first transports arrived near the block ading fleet Saturday night. According to the plans arranged for de barkation, the fleet of transports was to lay in a safe position until Sampson cleared the way for a landing. The se lection of a landing place has been left entirely to the judgment of Shatter and Sampson. The first business in order upon the arrival of transports* off Santiago would be a war council between Sampson and some of his naval captains on the one hand and Shafter and his ...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 22 June 1898

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS ÜBUSP rVKKY WKDNKMDAY. J. A. THOMPSON, . . . Editor and Proprietor Subscription price (1.00 per year; six months, £5 cents. No subscription taken for less than jlz mootiii Advertising i ate* may be ascertained at the #®ce. None but f rst clans advertisements will be inserted. Correspondence from neighboring towns will cheerfully received. Write oil both sides of *)M p*frer if ywl wish and nay what you hare to §ay t* ywr owß way. Well flx it up. Entered at tfce Pmtofliee at Kittville,-Adams County, Wash., as Second Class mail matter. RITZVILLE, JUNE 22, 1898. Populist convention Saturday. Republican piimaries Saturday. Democratic mass meeting Saturday. Verily the grip of the politician getteth gripper. We hope every ond will be satisfied with their work. The saloons dare you to put a pro hibition plank in your platform. If you are not satisfied about the reliability of the newspaper accounts of the war, go and see for yourselves. Keep yonr eye on the pretending refo...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 22 June 1898

LOCAL AND PERSONAL. 1 What Your Friends and Ours Have Been Doing the Past Week. — Fresh vegetables at Sinclairs. Wheat is 48 cents in Ritzville today. New millinery goods cheap at Mrs. Hallin'a. Hon. J. O. Couch and family were in town Monday. O. H. Greene returned from the Sound yesterday morning. W. W. Floyd took his horses to the Wenachee country last week. Just received, a new lot of boots and shoes at Smith & Thomsen's. Go to Moulton's, at Lind, Wash., for lumber and building material. The weather could be no more favor able if we had it made to order. No baking powder ever made c»n excel the brand named "Pe.fect." Henry Horn and son went to Spok ane Monday, returning the same day. Geo. W. Bassett, the pioneer of Washtucna, was in the city Saturday. All kinds of lumber and building material at lowest prices at Green's. Deputy Sheriff E. D. Gilson made a business trip to Nigger lake last Fri dijr. Three hundred dollars worth of wall paper just received by Clodius & Kalk ...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 22 June 1898

Will DESTROY CAIMAHERRi CITIZENS WILL USE THE TORCH. Spanish Are Half Starved and In a Slate of I'anlc—Cubans Give Newii -Five Prisoner* Taken—Marines Ire (irotvlnK Kestlesw—Bombarded a Hloekhouse. On Hoard the Associated Press Dispatch "Boat Dandy, off Guantanamo, via Kings ton, Jamaica, June 20.—Cuban scouts re port today that the inhabitants of Ofti manera have strewn' the streets with straw and oil, with the intention of destroying the city and fleeing to the hills. Giimanera lies four miles up the bay from Camp McCalla under the guns of the American ships, and the situation is desperate. Starving and famine-strick en, convinced of the ultimate triumph of the American army, and without faith in the protection of the Spanish soldiery, the people are believed to have deter mined to leave their houses in ashes be hind them and seek safety in the hills of the notjh. The scouts declare that the story is accurate, and say that every building of the town is being rapidly pre pared for ...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 29 June 1898

VOL. I. TEMS INI FAR AND NEAR MINOR NEWS OF THE WORLD. The Business Progress—Facts for the Cartons—Accidents and Crime —Notes of Persons-Churches and Religious News. Korea has 8,000,000 inhabitants, thougii it is no larger than Minnesota. Antwerp has just been the scene of an important art sale, the pictures in the Kums museum having been sold for 3,350,000 francs, about $270,000. Tlie island of Key West is of coral for mation, contains about 2000 acres and has a population of some 25,000 —Amer- icans, Cubans, negroes and Chinese. A cabinetmaker at Frankenberg, in Saxony, now 84 years of age, boasts that he helped build Goethe's coffin in 1832, and saw the poet's body laid away in it. Signals used by ships at sea date from 1605. They were invented by the duke of York, afterward James 11. "Llanfair-pwllgwyngyll" is the name of a village in Wales that enjoys the privilege of being counted as one word in telegrams. In Palestine the swallows are allowed the freedom not only of the house...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 29 June 1898

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS ISSUED EVERY WEDNESDAY. j. A. THOMPSON*, . . . Editor and Proprietor Subscription price fI.OO per year; six months, 75 cents. No subscription tHken for less than six months. Advertising rates maybe ascertained at the office. None but £rst class advertisements will be inserted. Correspondence from neighboring towns will be cheerfully received. Write on both sides of the paper if you wish and say what you have to say in your own way. We'll fix it up. Entered at the Postofftce at Ritzville, Adams County, Wash., as Second Class mail matter. RITZVILLE, JUNE 29, 1898. EVERY DAY. With each succeeding day the hearts of the Spaniards sink a little lower. Outgeneralled on land and soa; with an empty treasury, and credit gone; with dissensions among themselves and suspicious of each other, their starving hordes look helple-sly to the helpless government for suecor. Cevera is bottled up in Santiago; Camara is in the middle of 4 the ocean without coal for his fleet; Blanco and ...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 29 June 1898

LOCAL AND PERSONAL. What Your Friends and Ours Have Been Doing the Past Week. Fresh vegetables at Sinclairs. Wheat is 45 cents in Eitzville today. Dry wood and Roslyn lump coal at Greene's. Attorney O. E. Holcomb went to Lind yesterday. When in need of stationery call at the Blue Front. Miss Lizzie Haiglit is visiting her aunt in this city. Call on Clodius & Kalkwarf and get prices on wall paper. Attorney W. W. Zent made a pleas ure trip to Crab creek Sunday. Go to Moulton's, at Lind, Wash., for lumber and building material. No baking powder ever made can excel the brand named "Perfect." Postmaster Leonard of Bemis has about recovered from his recent illness. All kinds of lumber and building material at lowest prices at Green's. Three hundred dollars worth of wall paper just received by Clodius & Kalk warf. Dr. Lemman, dentist, will be in Eitzville every Saturday until further notice. Dave Eichardson of Seattle, former ly of Eitzville, is here to spend the Fourth. D. H. Hart...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 29 June 1898

m Of I NORTHWEST ITEMS FROM THREE STATES. President of the Net Perce Tribe Check Closes Fa mous* Mining; CiiNe— Xew llondt In Demand—Seale In Fruit Tree*. Seattle carpenters have taken steps to unionize all carpenter shops in that city. J. W. Batch el ler has named a new vari ety of strawberries the Admiral Dewey. On Tuesday the Baker-Boyer bank of Walla Walla had calls amounting to $30,- 000 for war bonds. The ordinance to prohibit cows running at large in Port Townsend was defeated in the council by a tie vote. Rev. G. W. Morrison, pastor of the United Presbyterian church of Oakesdale will preach his farewell sermon Sunday morning. He has been transferred to Northern India. Fruit Inspector Chew reports finding many trees infested with tue scale in Walla Walla county A respectable young woman of Walla Walla was assaulted on the street at 2 o'clock Tuesday morning. Two men at tacked her, but she managed to break away from them. She was going to call a doctor for her sister, who had ...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 6 July 1898

VOL. I. IROOPS MACK MANILA LADRONE ISLANDS TAKEN. First Relief Expedition Arlved Last Th a rsday—Captured C/iuuhan on the Way Without Resistance- Sixty Prisoners Taken—tiunlioat Surrendered. Washington, July 4.--A cablegram from Admiral Dewey was received at the navy department shortly after 3 o'clock this morning announcing the safe arrival of the first fleet of transports. The message is given out as follows: Ladrone Islands Our*. "llong Kong, July 4/—Cavite, July 1. —Three transports and the Charleston ar rived yesterday. The Charleston eap turod Gualian, one of the Ladrone islands, June 21. No resistance. Brought the Spanish officers from the garrison, six of ficers and 54 men, to Manila. "On June 29 the Spanish gun vessel Leyte came out of the river and surren dered to me, having exhausted her am munition and food in repelling attacks by the insurgents. (Signed) "DEWEY." | Adjutant General Corbin received the i following via Hong Kong, July 3, from General Anderson, who command...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 6 July 1898

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS TSSTED EVERY WEDNESDAY. A. THOMPBON, . . . Editor amd Proprietor Subscription price $1.00 per year; six months, cents. No subscription taken for less than x months. Advertising iates may be ascertained at the Bee. . None but f rst class advertisements will i inserted. Correspondence from neighboring towns will 9 cheerfully received. Write on both sides of le paper II you wish and shj whst you have to kjr in your own way. We'll fix it up. Entered at the Postofflce at Ritsville, Adams ounty, Wash., as Second Clmss mail matter. RITZVILLE, JULY 6, 1898. SAriPSON'S VICTORY. There is no doubt that Rear Admir- Sampson has been longing for the jportunity which came last Sunday; mt of measuring arms with the ;knowledged naval genius of Spain; >e man who, it was boasted a few lort weeks ago, not only by the sople of Spain, but by foreigners morally, would teach the yankees >nie new triiks in naval warfare, his man Cervera, this astute seaman, ljoying the fullest confid...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 6 July 1898

LOCAL AND PERSONAL. —f— What Your Friends and Ours Have Been Doing the Past Week. Fresh vegetables at Sinclairs. Prize baking powder at Sinclair's. County commissioners are in ses sion. Try the Commander Rogers cigar at Spanjer's. When in need of stationery call at the Blue Front. Auditor Lewis returned from Lewis ton, Idaho, Sunday evening. No baking powder ever made c»n excel the brand named "Perfect." Geo. Rigg asks to have his paper sent to his "new address, Joseph, Ore. All kinds of lumber and building material at lowest prices at Green's. Three hundred dollars worth of wall paper just received by Clodius & Kalk warf. , Henry Dirlam writes from Red Lodge, Mont., to have his paper sent to Roberts, same state. I have on hand about 400 yards of carpeting which will be sold at a bar gain.—O; B. Haigfit. » W. J. Walker of Spokane, editor of the Freeman's Labor Journal, spent the Fourth in Ritzville. Bauer-Bier are the only firm in town who handle the celebrated Pride of Washingt...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 6 July 1898

A Total Disability Claim of $1,650 Paid to a Man Who Was Afterward Cured. The Monitor, a newspaper published at Afeaford, Out.. Canada, fiiM discovered this case two years ago. and published it at length, which now seems, owing to the cure of it, to be a miracle. The facts were so remarkable that many people doubted the truth of them. They said : "It is too remarkable; it cannot possibly be true; the paper is mistaken, ami the man. although he may think himself cured, will soon relapse into his former condition," etc., etc. The accuracy of its report called into question, the M'tnit tr determined to tindout definitely whether the facts were as stated and whether the man would real ly sbiu cured. They accordingly kept a close watch on the case for two years alter the 11 I'mt article appeared, and have just now published another article about it in which t-ie original wpoitsa e completely veri fi d, the cure s permanent, and they publish a fnc simile of the check given by the C and io...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 13 July 1898

VOL. I. I CAPTURE OF HEM- CAPTAIN EVANS' ACCOUNT. Flighting Boh Evans Describes Viv idly the Wlplag Ont of the Span ish Fleet—Heroes Anion* the Kb em?—Cubans Kill Prisoners. In the grand battle between the squad rons of Commodore Schley and Admiral Cervera, the battleship lowa was the first ship uwM>e the Spanish fleet coming out of the harbor. A moment later her crew was at general quarters and at 0:33 a. m. a gun was fired to attract the attention of the fleet. Captain Evans' account of the battle as told in the cabin of the lowa is intei esting. He said: "At the time the general orders were sounded the engine bell rang full speed ahead and I put the helm to the star board and the lowa Grossed the bows of the Infanta Maria Teresa, the first Span ish ship out. As the Spanish admiral swung to the westward the 12-inch shell from the forward turret of the lowa seemed to strike her fairly in the bow. "The fight was a grand spectacle. As the squadron came out in column the ships beau...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 13 July 1898

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS ISSUED EVERY WEDNESDAY. J.A.THOMPSON, . . . Editor and Proprietor Subscription price $1.00 per year; six months, 75 cvut*. Xo subscript ion taken for less thnn six months. Advertisingiate» maybe ascertained at the ofllee. None but first class advertisements will be inserted. Correspondence from neighboring towns will be cheerfully received. Write on both sides of the paper if you wish and say what you have to say In your own way. We'll fix it up. Entered at the Postoffice at Ritxville, Adams County, Wash., as Second Class mail matter. RITZVILLE, JULY 6, 1898. LOOK OUT FOR THE TOUQHS. With the approach of the harvest time, every locality that has a repu tation for crops will be visited by hundreds of unemployed men, and this will be true of Adams county and Ritzville. We are glad to see them when we know that they come to help gather the harvest in legitimate ways. It is a help to the fanners to have plenty of men in the country who want to work in harvest. It simpl...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 13 July 1898

LOCAL AND PERSONAL. What Your Friends and Ours Have Been Doing the Past Week. Brick, lime and hair at Green's. Wheat is 45 cents in Ritzville today. Dry wood and Roslyn lump coal at Greene's. $3.50 buys an eight-day alarm clock at the Blue Front. Have you seen those fancy glass doors at Greene's ? Wanted—Situation by competent cook. Enquire here. Born—To the wife of E. D. Gilson July 9, a daughter. Call on Clodius A Kalkwarf and get prices on wall paper. Sheriff Thompson made an official trip to the Sand hills Friday. The best meal in the city for 25 cents at the City Restaurant. Just received, a carload first-class lime, in sacks.—C. O. Greene. It was estimated there was 140 un employed men in Ritzville last Mon day. A new line of handkerchiefs, ties, purses, combs and fans at the Blue Front. Every man who can drive a nail or saw a board has all the work he can handle. C. E. Shipman will erect a hand some residence near E. D. Gilson's, on the hill. Wall paper in endless variety, an...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 13 July 1898

TFtY OUFL> v BREAD, CAKES and PIES, MADE FROM OTT BROTHER'S CELEBRATED FLOUR Also carry a full line of CONFECTIONERY, CIGARS AND TOBACCOS, CANNED GOODS. —BAILEY BROS. S.O.JACKSON... ... ARTIST, PAINTER and PAPER HANGER All Work Promptly and Satisfactorily Executed. Ritzvillk, Wash. HARRIS & SON Livery, Feed and Sale Stables. Finest Turnout* In the t it)', runner's Trade u Specialty. J. M. MOULTON DEALER IN Farm Machinery and Lumber OF ALL KINDS. Wood, Coal, Fence Posts and Wire. Agent for HODGE'S HEADER. — l-i nd, • Washington. J. A. WILBURN Resident Photographer CHILDREN'S PORTRAITS A SPECIALTY. Gallery next to Bank Building. MRS. S. CARRIER, Restaurant, Ritzville, Washington. Dr. F. R. Burroughs PHYSICIAN AND lI'KGEON. Office: Second Street, between D ind E. Ritzvii.i.e, Wash. DR. JOHN ADAMS t Physician and Surgeon J Office: Ott Building J RITZVILLE. - WASHINQTON. C. STASER, JWTEB and COMMISSIONER touaonom and Not ah y Wobk a Bpbcialty. Dr. C. E. Hershberger RESIDENT DENTIS...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 20 July 1898

VOL. I. Ail 1 flll CAMPS "SOtfTH HALF STORIES START. \ Town Site Controversy Settled- Rich Strike In Idaho—l.e Hoi Will Furnlnh Water to Northport—Re dueliiK the Gxiientte of Revenue StampM—Minium; Note*. "South Half' stories are eoming in slowly, but there is promise of a good crop laicr on. Report# from Colville are that locations are pouring in there, but not many Spokane prospectors have re turned to tell of the wonders they have found in the much coveted new district. K. A. Slocum of Colville is interested in placer properties on the Columbia on the "South Half." He says: "I have seen over 500 colors to the pan taken from the Graveyard claim and the Alma K. and Funny Boy adjoining," said M*. Slocum last evening. "These prop erties are on Rogers' liar on tne Colum bia opposite the mouth of Hunter creek and about 15 to 18 miles, I can't say ex actly, al>ove the mouth of the Spokane river. The claims mentioned are owned by a company in which Davenport and Colville people are in...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 20 July 1898

ADAMS COUNTY NEWS ISNI'EU EVERY WEDNESDAY. A. THOMPSON", . . . EDITO* ANI> PROPRIETOR Subscription price $1.00 per year; nix month*, cents. Xo subscription taken for lew than x months. Advertising 1.1 tcs maybe ascertained at the Bee. None but frst class advertisements will • inserted. Correspondence from neighboring towns will » cheerfully received. Write on both sides of ie paper if you wish and say what you have to yin your own way. We'll fix it up. Entered at the Postoflice at RiUville, Adams »unty, Wash., as Second Class mail matter. RITZVILLE, JULY 20, 1898. TAKE TIME. Of the hundreds of people who are >ming to this state and this county ere will in the very nature of things a few who will not be altogether tisfied for different reasons. They ill not stay, some perhaps, not long lough to And out anything about e couutry only just as it looks to em from the railroad, which every e who lives here knows is no crite >n. Some have, no doubt, fixed in eir minds what kind of...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 20 July 1898

LOCAL AND PERSONAL. What Yow Friends and Ours Have Beea Doing the Past Week. Fresh vegetables At Sinclairs. D. McGilvery was in town Saturday. Wheat is 45 cents in Ritzville today. Read the ad of John Bovee in this issue. J. C. Gillette is building a new house. Dry wood and Roslyn lump coal at Greene's. D. Richardson returned Monday lrolh Seattle. When in need of stationery call at the Blue Front. Rev. P. J. Thiel will preach at Paha Sunday July 24. 93.60 buys an eight-day alarm clock at the Blue Front. Have you seen those fancy glass doors at Greene's ? Call on Clodius & Kalkwarf and get prices on wall paper. Geo. Snyder of Fletcher has bought a combined harvester. Go to Moulton's, at Lind, Wash., for lumber and building material. The Pioneer drug store begins to advertise in the News this week. W. W. King of Willis took liis new combined harvester home today. T. W. Hauschield has secured a good supply of water at a depth of 180 feet. Three hundred dollars worth of wall paper j...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Adams County news. — 20 July 1898

TRY , BREAD, A| 7 CAKES and : "*1 I pies, MADE FROM OTT BROTHER'S , CELEBRATED ' FLOUR Also carry a full line of CONFECTIONERY, CIGARS AND TOBACCOS, CANNED GOODS. —BAILEY BROS. S.G.JACKSON... ARTIST, PAINTER and PAPER HANGER All Work Promptly and Satisfactorily Executed. Ritzville, Wash. ; HARRIS & SON Livery, Feed and Sale Stables. i , Finest Turnouts In the City. 1 Farmer's Trade a Specialty. I J. M. MOULTON I DEALER IN I .Farm Machinery and Lumber OF ALL KINDS. Wood, Coal, Fence Posts and Wire, Agent for HOME'S HEADER. 'Lind, ... Washington. J. A. WILBURN Resident Photographer CHILDREN'S PORTRAITS A SPECIALTY. Oallery next to Bank Building. MRS. S. CARRIER, Restaurant, Ritzville, Washington. Dr. F. R. Burroughs PHYSICIAN AND SUKOEON. Office: Second Street, between D nd E. Ritzville, Wash. ; DR. JOHN ADAMS j; Physician and Surgeon ;' Office: Ott Building ' > : RITZVILLE. - WASHINGTON. I j C. STASER, A WTEB and COMMISSIONER OLLaonojra and Notary Wobk a Specialty. Dr. C. E. H...

Publication Title: Adams County News
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Washington, United States
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