Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Bakersfield Californian Newspaper Archive: May 27, 1875 - Page 1

Share Page

Publication: Bakersfield Californian

Location: Bakersfield, California

Issue Date:

Get 1 more page view just for Liking us on Facebook

  • We are retrieving your image from the archive...

  • We are converting your image into tiles...

  • Almost done...

   Bakersfield Californian (Newspaper) - May 27, 1875, Bakersfield, California                                KERN MAY SOUTHERN CAUPORNIAN EVEBY THURSDAY BY Julliti JKdltor and 00 ilr fii 00 uear Cueater Advertising Ratei i iqunre per month for lar business puytule Lrgal and apocUl flrst Inter 91 cuch known to tlie no other Mseuiauta Hittiuul Local Uu cunts a llnllrst IK a Hue eueu AT THE FRENCH HOTEL KK LAW dn tvit irlvc injf to con lulie ttivtr If pulillshorft miiy cyiitiuie to until all aru L If nirlrxt or nfnneftskc ilirlr friuti the or wlnrc Ihoj are they are held riipiMiillile until Urj their bill ulV c uutlcc to dU untlnue If movo to ntlipr without li the uniUliipu ff r U flit t Ibu InriuiT iiru arid re Notice of ruinnVMl klinuld alwajr be TUo iniiirti buve decided thai ridmiijf a paper or periodleul from Me reiunTint and leivlug u fur is Ci lice 01 inleutloiiiil Pit OFE8SIONA L CA PT 131 The liyiinlly to no liool on I u Kallnuid nouli of Hun i o unitii uf Los tnc utul UcildlMZ Tlu811 noil nltnehrd lo the hotel wH ways lie wllli el olee anil und thu wll rtnd and attiiitivt In every dvpurinint oi EMTV cllurl will ininailn to luiin DAVID Proprietor Alone thr td with muttu we The green arch nlKire oar HIM CVBIV brine i we ktmw The ineiidnw alo fir the lane Is utmlrd n cuch hedge we u Irlend in every Thu hy tUv Rrnsgy graves be ir old Imnillur nniKt H8 vv ifiiuiie them Idly fl h of iiifinory loiiili of palhoA wiiiirs loving Iniiirlit r te n loiitfrecnrdrd the tutised letilfiubpuieo FRESH 4TTORNEY A AT t t alum ARLINGTON OS TUB EUROPEAN JAMtS CAMPBELL Meals at all AND GOOD HE Racing to by tlio io ami ami lliu clioleest bra uln of Iinpoi led Ooincitlu aUuyit kcyiuti ATTOBNEV ANDCOUNSKLOK AT LAW To b found at ilio Court Uouee for the 4TTOKNET Jiieftur iiakirtliuid AT LAW tlie Cuuil Tho of Lie jiuln e juironaui fully rollcltn their wnl be uniltloU lo itioure luuii Cuiul rt u id pleasure d The llltlv child ttiat with wUlu wUiful liUof clumu fur us lu thulr m t imler 111 uiiAwsr willi hrr mothers or In hei luilarb And In the uecent to whtxo rtiij uur lunrtr cait Tlie nre ihit that insYr cloavd lo steps of Boildti the evening Ueiirth they tulk i f nnd no Oh mil und liurd It there ure lew lo As flow und Ml ntiy we truce thu winding btivetl halt toruolun MS wo uinM ttie iiiiinliol Thu LUKivn p u t for I love nun Tliuugli luluwiiys wuo us mill K r Thu in I Lliiidlioijirii halo uruwnoil cluiuia bi pitiuU Mny Harris THE It may bo nn interesting bit of countv was visited with tho fifth j news to many of our rontlors to know tornnilo since the of on liow it was thu bountiful Hlrcam that last Tho was Hows winnicufully by our doors i I i i AM The Itrpullfrnn having us it tha following will permit tluit paper to toll tho utory in its own wnw Thnt clement of curiosity which of tlioindiiH ns It swept every tiling 110 fore qui rod the niimo of Tluit pleniei doing im innuonsotUnl of dnnij From nn old resident of Wiishoo proviiils in llio tennng down uprooting I who derived his information a heritage from Adam still jrots scattering fenwss and killing j principally from Mutt nod tliom into trouble Mo Juno of tlfo sons of Mnrtin tuhly wus tho fact illustrated the Tho as first hoard of hy us wo gloiin tho annexed partionlarsother day in Westnioroluud is Mowing things away Cus minting thereto On tho 20th of Thoro is n mill in Tlie amount of damage it did there wo do not from ing tho storm king crossed j reaching Sacramento Decent tho Chnttnhoochoo at Halos lior of tho sumo Thu dashing aside everything that i pnrty consisted of it a pnrty of immigrants county w Council UlulTs for CallI machinery is of a very lino I mill il IIHIIM whoro thu iliisH in THK ItlfttlT EtHTOBj In niny 20th I see your aorreripbndei Yot ol ATTOU T Offlco la Hi Survavor f ICeru DUlcu Cluster Arrmio I re nee wiU IKI i pri nnl al M 1118 of hJiKtnc aaU at Couuty butuicw u liupor uiuv tti uijrlJ County R LBUTIU PHYSICIAN ttU KG E ON at Blley8 JU PHYSICIAN ANU iiCKO Kirn county PHYSICIAN FRENCH lo ull cnlU irinu ilikurnflcldand tue enuit uiU PtlVBlCIAN M Second one dour wcoto Iveill Kern to JAMES HOTEL BAKKUS Kara Proprfetor Tin houo IR an 1 just It will be tn nil iu Charges Reasonable JAMKS LICKS KISVISKD lrom the San JVaneisco Butlrtlu In another column of the littllrtiii we give a full synopsis of the revi sion made by Jamuh Lick in tho ho wlncli lias made to lite All the changed have boon wisely The donation of OU lor the State Capitol has been changed to one of 1 for the Jity Hall of San The sum of set apart for an has been committed to tho care of the University of Cali will be expended by the Ucgents for the Observatory and ipparutuii us originally contemplated Tho appropriation for the Key mon ument ims been reduced from iJiCOn DIETZ CITY BAKEY AND B RATION ai lliu Clieater Avc y 3ublic AND SEARCHER Ol1 Real Ettato and flpi clul attention puld o Land OflJcu busln ft Johnson In with iilibtratit ot titlfH of tin rtal In tlm SB woll an a plete Hbteiu uf of reul and u gfncnd builiiwis carried He litmi eniiwd In jjovcrn roent and other toijotlior with for thu i lut four and fluttiij hlmtitlf of liis ability to Bitlifie tl MI to UIOM who may Uvur hliu with their novfltf Third Street B BAD PIE wcUllnir and ntborpurtlic oil to order wllli und In id THE Will he with the tiestln Thu hope fornirr uuil will ivv Ihuiu u call m tlieir ntw mill lire uulilideul they rim lUtt U N I TKD ST A T KSHOT KL LOS Tho and Mont Commodlai H tol Soath of Sun jIIK UNDKHSKiNED BEG LEAVE TO Inform tlio Traveling 1iilillc that they hav tu Hcd tlilW KNOWS 1ion their tinly cut tuut Inru pet nuneuiiinu1 ti uill tliul u II O M E For private At wu have Suits of rooml MuilvrntK Jricex Tho cxteiiHlre wu bate Torn e thu TuAV H ElllllellMlt tin Is lloiiB ii and hnll be tliul Uiclr liivoilte repntiition by Ueepiiji lliu n iciuor to luuilitidn on dashing oppnstd his through Iiarris across tino iiiul wo know not Upon cntoriug tho county it scat torcd the fences and everything Henry Williams wounding several of his Going directly cast it plnved with tho of Morse hotter known us two miles south of Whites There is not a house of any kind left on his Six negroes wore killed by tho fulling Morso is it is foavcl und sevcrul others of the family After going about duo and onehalf miles farther east John Hookers place was und all his tenants woro Hentered to the Thtj report of lie number of killod and wounded there is Tho widow about one iniln further wax tho next place but the and the amount of hunajo is coiisiderabli mf in in the path of the tornad was no one d then list of wounded is larg to Tho donation for a Mechanics Art School has been raised from to 1lie gift to his son has been ruLscd from to Lick also reserves for himself the gross sum of the interest of which sum he is and any part of tho principal deemed the remainder to go to the public ut liis Tinso are tho princi pal They are and They fully vimlidate Licks and they con firm the opinion expressed by the somo weeks ago that the public would lose nothing by any revision which Lick might Davis about three quarters of a wilt1 was the next house that chanced to be in I ho track of the His house was blown is leg bro his wiles leg and three or four children Two miles and Speucos place Mocked its After beating against the house lor a it gathered unusual strength hurling a tenement house from its attacked I hu Baptist which is on his and utterly demolished it in fact one stone was not left on anot It then tackled his dwelling and blew one now a resident otKorn Jon I Mont now Hv Snn Jose John and Uritt sons of the above of Sun Mar Tat Dennis Mnrtin Murphy and his live andHitchcock and When tin party struck tho llnmboldt river near liattlo an Indian came into camp who professed to hitvu knowledge of route from that point to Ho gave his nninu an From the in formation ho gavo thorn of the they concluded to employ him ns their AH thoy pro gressed in their journey westward his statements in regard to the coun try and upon reaching the Truckoo rivor at the low eross now he had bueonie such a lavorilo with tlio party that i ft or their monotonous jour icy across tho tho wol joinc sight of the bright witter if the river and tho iibtindanco ol lish they thereby made their swell and in a spirit of gratitude and to their guide for leading them to what they considered an they de termined to christen the iiiiplimcnlnry to their faithful It wits so continued pnrty until they woro safely lionsod in Suitors whoro raiuouto now when ho left Not much is known of Truck subseipiont that ho enlisted with General John Krcmunt and served under anil visitors of a practical turn of mind find amply re paid forati examination of the the recent visitorn to tho was n lady who had just an from over tho uiftiii hows a little and makes tho fly in Tax with once to tho money that this J t shall bo with you J nnd but when you await bnH of our candidates to build up then wo will got You that one of tho aspirants mtint bo Thin much curiosity us the men concerni do not HOO noocssary long as lite AliirlfitM our Tabli awl Winigaiicl at Jtur Wr have ull Spring lit thU Hotel t TerniH Cull und ARCADE t t at tliu Lid lion and felJ Medical Dispensary CHESTER BUM with anil Medi elnea AiHll kinds HI rcunoualiln Hie vt Itic Kef n UUnd re dcnmiidB uf tin Tungates Sample clioicn jilactt of riiort licua ro cently utitlrtly rtllUcd und rviiovulud to meet tlio ruplijly l und Ignow of all wtio ruiiy favor Itwltli thulr tluo new stuck of CHOICE LIQUORS A CIGARS II otva and vrory uttoutlon will b KIVIMI PIONEER DRUG Poat OR Proprietor DRUGS MEDICINES Perfumery and Toilet Articles Of every at rednced fur Only uio purjut mid reacrlptluua carefully da or Surgeon and wllUiicuu Krupcb BAKERSFIELI BREWERY Seooud Street KKUN COUNY Best of Layrr T i ull jiortii of tlio aud told itt tlie j tn iliuilillon iivu tig u eull mill exuialun fur your T u5 LUMBERLUMBER flic tiibtcrlber bus a Urjo amtortmcnt o PINK AND KEDWOOD LUMBER D Mtt and ut thu Klour AUo prtipiirod tu uuw nnd Lumber for Dour and Window All work promptly prepured lor sj Salt Lake llmli says The California in spired by the recent are dis cussing the necessity of a general system of Jt is not safe to rely upon tho uncertain rainfall necessary for the when by the expenditure of money and labor in securingund ulilixing tin bountiful wator supply of the there need be no failure in the harvest from the lack of Had tho people of Utah waited for the clouds to sup ply water in snflicient quantities during tho Spring and Summer to make their this Territory would long ago have boon deserted by human Our system of ir rigation has cost u groat deal of and it is not yet though it is probably more complete and efficient than that of liny other of tho Iherois water enough goes to wuslo yearly n the Territory to irrigate every oot of our tillable und we shall ultimately bo forced to result o the reservoir system for husband ng this great supply use in dry Cnll says tfio Kern Hiver Lund and Canal Com pany have The pur poses for which the corporation is formed ure to construct a canal OIK hundred foot more or and four foot from a point on Kuril Uiver near the ruilrouu Kerri extending thence to future for commercial and mining and to engage in ovory branch of business pertaining to or grazing The directors uro William Charles und The capital stock divided into of the pur value of half of it negroes wo and or seven wounded by the idling of the Scatter ing fences and ruining crops for about three it struck Murray Spcnccs and did not leave n timber the negro was killed am three white men were Going up the crook about om it laid low the house of Pickens and his family wen only saved by leaving the house am taking refuge in the peach orchard Still rushing ast after skip over two struck s leaving not a building Calvii 1ini course by ping Teeii crossin it changed c turning a little to tho am commenced its ravages Mobloys His ginhouse and all Ins were blown and six negroes Till t A OHM WIFK ANO custom of calling a mans wife his has boon Nulliciently commented upon to render it Ono day at tho Navy when something special WUH going the sen tinel hud positive orders to no During tho tho wiio of one of the officers camo to the but tho obeying Karnt replied 1 must i am Captain Karnt help Couldnt lot you in if you were his tlio great wheels nnd the hop pers and the appliances for trans forming wheat into Hour and mado no dillcrenoo to her that sho iirobably couldnt unders I he shu wanted to make is close an examination ns did and to form an acipinintatico with all tho mysteries So they showed her through tho just 11 i Itii II ifictiiwa vw J amhtlie much d not boing and ovincod us lively an work ho tensL in tho machinery as though she had boon liohcrt Fulton or there is a man to announce himself as a Again you say thoy Rhine around tho gambling table and drink bad Tax do jrou know there ia otto in thw fietd does not do but becAUM out proscnt ShordT wishes to make a j able to solooted tho best man that he could to nnd theroby Prater or any ol great and Payer bho was not with lluy ouo any cursory view of i orjtjcjgo but but wont up close to tho wo wjjj nmko notwithstamling tho reponlod warnp ings of Finally Mho ap proached th bollipgmacliino nnd pr lo inspect il a critics Very closo lolhu miiuhine sho and then two cogwheels took a little nip nt her The wheel appeared delighted with tho head center for tho ofllco bf another can who I hope oomo out and announeo Tax Payer dun but by paying tho printer his nnd my word forititfl wncei iippunrei with tlio wm roll up a larger niajiMity nnd in morn and ono now in his niiiiut lias Truckco Truckeo tho town of a Virginia and having n good mouthful before the lady noted her Then sin screamed and tried to the rapacious cogs Were not to be cheated of a and kopt on every mouthful drawing the fntuii woman closer to tlie Tho miller saw the danger anil sprang to the rescue of tho fright ened There wns but ono course to pur llo a brawny clasping the shrieking woman in his ho braced his foot against an upright post and It was a contest between tho man and tho bolting machine mind ami muscle on ono hungry iron and ing troubles incident to the name have tho up the Mind and muscle but not without a ia Thoro was a long pull any tin views of and nil nirre that if Kogers Avill tho oflicu of Treasurer wbwil tho right man in tho are told that siukncHB in family nuvy rovcnt him from aorVvi ing but wu hope that his fears may bo und bitt beat lionos do not Ipt us J Ixcomo u sut of but rather soleet the best men to till the ftovcvr ul olVicou and work for their A Truckco of lliu party of emigrants herein re IiiTcd to are known to residents of this count and some of them have become well known of the Wo have no doubt but all now living will substantiate tho facts UlltJ related in this Dnnii Wobclor WHH a farmer and patriarchs love of roods thereof he lie From nnd I now come to Hpecies of bird es sentially althoiigl it can hardly bo classed as song undoubtedly a favorito with the sportsman and the inn I re fer lo tlio Uulifornian more commonly known bv the minx of the valley ft is u most beautiful species of the jiiail ami in remarkable for n graceful consisting of live or six feathers curved forward liki a plume on the top of tin 1 1 is collecting in large and seeking during tho day the shelter of winded cufions and unually in tlio vicinity of u mountain and at night roost ing among I ho brunches of some shady The like tlio Scotch is fond uf mounting upon u stump or and in tho early morning may bo heard culling his uttering a pecudiurly full did pleading somewhat resem bling tho words huck oouck which he repeats Hevoral Sometimes the first note will be Hounded two or three times in suc with a slight paiiHo between and finally tlio two othor notcm His call has by sumo wri ters been designated as harsh and but I believe most people will agroo with mu that his cry hoad in tlio oarly morning is BUggcHtlvo of rural jiluuHurcH and tho delightful awakening of unolhor Tlio mountain KU called from their frim Hunting the are larger and tttill Iniiid Boiner birds they aro IOHH groguri und tho which looks like a HUiglo fuuthorj is much and instead of hanging forward liko that of tho vttllo fully backwar rosemble Homowhut llij chirping of a Uoclc of y g Their oall took delight in country Ho had a patria Choice broods took delight in Ho tilled paternal acres with his own Id loved to give tlio kino It was to hoar him talk of oxen and but three days before ho left tho too ill to visit his oxen lowing came to see their sick and us he stood in his his great cattle were driven that he might smell their healthy und look his lust on tlionu generous faces Unit wen never false to What an effecting scene is hero described Daniel Webster loved these animals for their own sake and for their value in silver or Ho loved to feed them with his own hands in order to witness their happiness while satisfying thuir hunger and to win their love for Thoy lovod their kind and no wondur that they camo low oiio by to NCO their sick lord Tht seripturn Thu ox knowetti its Then all UIOMO splendid numbering between one and two know Daniol Webster an thoy were driven up and looked on him for tho last and who hhull sa miss him and mourn ly thoy di for him did not when he camo to woo them no moro No doubt this great man enjoyed moro real happiness in tho society of dumb brutes of ovory kind on tho Murshlield than ho over real in hoaring the jilaudits of his Iullow men us his elegant words rung out in the Senate Chamber Hall ot of our grout nation and thousands of worshippers woro following in his lie knew that fiiino was but a ami had by bitter that tho most devoted of his worshippers might desert and betray but thatttotono of these guiltless oreaturoH would over jjrovo fulbo lo lawyeronco aukod a tho following cpioH tion If a IIHUI gives you a htindrcd and you pray fur pounds tu keep for hi what do you do V Do him tlio land I pray fur auolbor just liko soon arrived tijion and the dismantled wo and it strung pull and a pull nlto and then by one gigantic I tho miller tore the woman and that xvas Ho saved blutiio tho niuchincry got all the Tlio lady was unhurt but also Sho stood Ike the Greek slavo and lliu lookerson vtui onl for There was any amount of bustle iibont thu but not a purlicle of biislle abmit litwomiin licilting machine had Had tliore been present Ihreo or four moro Indies similarly ono might have sworn it buou ruining Tlio rescued ludy Hlood slinddoring and and her rosciiorstood unitingand blush Tlioro was H momont or two of awful Then the milloi solved the Ho led from tho mill and sought his wilo and sent lior back with a bundle of She I ho see man was arrayed though pof haps not ipnto so gaudily as jirovions to hor littlo alVair with tjju SlioJins dropped fJio Htmly of UlliJ tllO JlllMHld his droitming of vis ion and wondwing when his cns timuirs will begin to complain of a whitolinijii taste in their CAKTIWH Sunday was a blustering but MOV end converts to Christianity woro Hiiflicimitly wurinod with iaith to onablo them to enter tho portals of tho colored Daptist htircli through tho turbid waters of Grand Hut tho scene was tonuninvitina ono litUu fellow who was to have boon iinmorsed on that Ho dodged behind the crowd that stood on the rivor and lid until lliu coromony was Jlo afterward explained his conduct by saying Jsogot Hindi null HO douo fduud tint water did look too Sposon 1 calcli my doIV o cold an din V It wits suggested to him in such an ho would Jmyu gone right htraight to he slowly shak ing his 1 fools purty surtin in my own mind dut 1uo but n loot niggers liable to be Dont want Ut taka tonviarty ohunueu on it lluu daughter of Auioriuan wjio is now jjrouchiiigin aliaring fathurH wont to tho and coining down Into to next wait grouted by him child of Satan 1 to which she ualmly ro Good Fun Tuyn Hays Tlio KernCounty for Now that Bakorsliold IIOM an eiitorprisiiig Ilardnnt is a wakening to tho fact that his con cutthroat systom of journalism will no longer and in I loubtloss desirous of flying to siahs bosom to tnko stock Ki of his Hero is a chance for some printers to tiiko tho Couriers rial and dosomothing in tlio making an honost Hut will bo a hopoloss undertaking so long as a Mingle fouturo oftlio pros3 out abortion is left by docont j Fresno louriiH ii canal for tho purpose of ing the waters of the Cliiquito Joa pun into tho Fresno rivor is ruwiy Friudlnndor und man are fuiviisliinir the coin for doing the itwould sooin from the enterprises for the public good that those gentlemen havepro1 joctcd in this thut they not nourly HO bad as sensattoiuirpoo pie would liavo us toot it iippuars to UH that if tho balance of our largo landowiiors were sossod of fijnal publio county would today bo far Ui vttiico of what it now f writuH to the SanFran Vhnniclei 1 Sm io tliankyou for your kindly ubtico of niysolfin papor of artwont in oonsigniiio mo g rh to potrato rather a and Jfisn dition of bwunelorliood uniyjttlngiy i married nearly ton uul have u daughter botweon ulglit 1 have yours of With Ficon tho Santa Cruz Iiocalllem i The BouTiiJiiur pubs lishwlat appeared in an uJilargod form laitt It is ono of tint iritorlor local pupors on onr exchange and Imu boon and will bo of mmonvQ benollt to the locality whore and tho people section owe it to thoinselveii to cord it tt three rout Horn i to UCCi   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

25 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 25 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 130 million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 130 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 11 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication