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   Woodland Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - June 14, 1890, Woodland, California                               n 4 VOL. XXVI WOODLAND. YOLO COUNTY. CAL.. SATURDAY EVKNING, JUNE 14, 1890. NO 123. A STRANGE HUMAN RACE CHARACTERISTICS Or THE PEOPLE ON THE YEZO ISLAND, and the Pit Who Preceded Bib of tho of Frofewor Sltoli- oock'i Standing in the midst of a collection in a biff glass case recently set up in the Na- tional museum at Washington Is the figure of a man a little below the average height of tbe Caucasian. This is a typical Aino, modeled by the clever artists Attached to the mnaeun, flesh tints, eyes, beard, hair and all reproduced exactly aa they appear in life and clad la garments woven by Alnos. Around hlin are household imple- ments, shuttles for weaving, fishing spears and tackle, bows and arrows and the othur rude furnishings that represent all that the nrta of this primitive people have produced to raise them abo re absolute savagery. An Interesting part of the collectionisan Aino house reproduced In miniature, with its and other appurtenances The Alno In the center of the case has a great shock of gray hair, a huge gray beard and shaggy eyebrows. His complexion is of a light coppery hue, his cheek bones high and his nose straight, but broad at the base. On his head Is a. triangular head dress. A long gown girdled lit the waist arid ornamented with designs embroidered in white on a dark blue Teaches from his shoulders beloiv bis knees. Hia legs down to his ankles are protected by leggings and his fuet are bare. Over one is slung by a light strap a haver woven of rushes. In his belt or girdle his left side is supported awooden quiver filled with arrows, and behind in hub girdle is thrust a caned stick, to which is at tached the little basket or pooch in which the Amu carries his supply of smoking to "bacco. LITE OP THE 1XHABITA.ST. The modern explorer carries a camera over his shoulder or secured upon bin saddle. When he gets home if any one questions liis statements he can produce- the irrefutable evidence of a photographic record. Professor Romyn Hitchcook, (if the National museum, when he recently In tke island of Yezo, Japan, and the islands known as the Kuriles, stretch- ing in a long chain northward from Yezo almost to Kamchatka, collected not only complete series of specimens illuitrntive of the life of the Inhabitants of tliese al moat unknown lands, but also secured a luge number of photographs that in them- selves make a graphic and interesting ord of his journey. Thecas.3 in which the model of the Aino stands is filled with t lie specimens collected by Hitch cock. The Aino figure was naodeied on photographs and measurements taken by him from these far awtiy shores It has been only recently that anything haa been known of any part of Vezo, cv cepfc certain districts lying on the coast. The first extensne exploration of the and was made by an American, T, W Blaktsbon, in 1872, Mr. Blakiston, how ever, confined his observations chiefly to thehirdsand plants and contnbutedwstly to the knowledge of the botany and OT-- Hithology of the region. Ko one explored the country to any extent with a view to its human inhabitants until Mr Hitchcock made bis gournuy in 16SS Suih Information as had been printed concern-   a years ago would have been deemed miraculous The lake covers rather more than a thou- sand acres, and in places is a hundred fathoms deep. Itb source is the surround- ing hills and mountains, and periodically it falls and rises. It is surrounded on every side by low wooded hills and forms a' beautiful and picturesque dark sheet of water enbosomed In rolling woodlands Tha waters cleanse and feel Itka water with a solution of soap. They taste dis- agreenble and nauseous. I visited the lake for the first time fh e months ago. 1 then procured a quantity of the salts obtained from the waters of the lake by an evaporating process. Some of my jourualist friends use them regularly aa a remedy Hjjiunst dyspepsia or for puri- fyiug the blood, nad they tell metheyaie wonderlullj beueflcial A svnchcate has already got hold of Med- ical lake It has erected evaporating and drying establishments for the prepara- tion of these KulLa, and also factories for the making of and bottling the water of the lake Hotels are erecting, and the little town of Midd.leba.ugh is havinga ver- itable boom, in the belief that it must be- come ono i if the health resorts of the world Tbe lake is but a dozen miles or so fro n Spokane Falls There is a fine count: y surrounding it, and it enjoys that glorious summer climate with which the states west of Kocky mountains are blest. This winteri aro bhorter and far less severe than you endure in New Boston Pilot of all in Leavening S. Oov't Aug. 17, A ItemliLlHcence of Thuclcersy. Can 1 picture Thackeray's appearance after the lapse of all these jears? I can see him "in my mind'a eye'7 perfectly, but to describe him with pen and ink Is not eaay. He is tall and broutl shouldered, and had a complexion like Horace Greeley's, pure milk ji nd robes, such as a girl might emy ilia hair was Tcrj n bile, his nose as flat aa an} negro's (it liort broken, I and he wore large spectacles pushed close against eyes. Neither in appcarante nor tn manner did he make a fai Ci. tile im- pression upon me, but then I was a Americ.in girl, nnd he was, I remember him USIUH this expression frequently, "a great (run." He swore in the presence of ladies, aa offense whicb, in America in thoso dayg, almot-t assumed the proportions of a crime; and this was Thackeray in Paris A celebrated author, a critic manners and in tbe most polished capital in Christendom. He struck me as being a coarse man, without a throb of tenderness In his nature, t waa Logan in St. Louis Post-Dispatch. tin You Know a Good CIgrar? One Ereat trouble is that so many smok- ers do not knowwh.it they wantl They ask for Iluvnnii and declare thtit they 11 ant them, but, as a fact, there are muny of them that do not anythin? of the kind. I was in a store tbe other day when a well knoii n man c.ime maud asked for a IMX of fiac Haianu ctgiirs, saying pries was no object so long as he was suit- ed. The dealer showed him Hai anas at 23 cents each and 15 cunts each, Sumatra and Hai ana at 10 cents each, aud finally a good HaiiuM. filler, with n Connecticut; wrapper. This suited hiui.hu paid twice its lalue and wat tonteut If the ordinary price had heeu nsked of him he would have declared poor, mid that the; dealer had no fitly stock on h.incl. This is an absolute fact, the aian v. anted a sweet, mild smoke, and hugot it and waa Dis- patch ________________ A Queer Funeral Direction. The storj is told of a certain Frenchman who hiid hccn a great onllector of coins. Bj hia will he directed thut his obacquiea should be performed with ei cry accompa niment ciilmtUted to inspire mirthful feol- inRS. His body was to be wrapped in tanned pig akiu and buried coflinlesa in a standing position upon a pile of charcoal. Ij.iurel branches were to be carried by tho mournuis, and on returning from the church they were to throw open the cham- bers in which his treasures were deposited and all eomeri were welcome to help them- scHes as they plcjised to the contents. It was a sore disappointment to the public, however, to find th.it before they were ad- mitted tho servants of the deceased had decamped with everything that waa port- able Powder ABSOLUTELY PURE 15 Days! 720 acres of Eich, Level Land to the Tur- lock Irrigation District in Stanislaus county. acres m gram wtiicn will yield a heavy crop. A Houee, Bara and other buildir.gs. Wmdmill and Taok. land ia good for Alfalfa or Vineyard and lies in beautiful shape forlrnsatior, 2s situated only one mile from the Sun Joaquin River, 11 miles from the city of Modesto and four miles from railroad station, giving steamboat or railroad transportation. Crop goes with the land. It. is a veritable bargain, and will bear investigation. Will sell cheap. Ap- praised value per aere. Wilt show tne property and accept an off er. If Sold in 15 per acre, J. F. TOWNES. For particulars apply to 319 J St., Sacra- mento, Cal. -CALIFORNIA- LAUT1 D I S.CO V ER I ES! C4.i-tuljr.4j ABiEflNC Tbe motlo mains, "I have found It.' nly in that land ol Hmiphlne, wliere the nrange, fig and grope bloom and ripuri und nttain their lilghest peifectfouiQ are tlio herbn and Kum found tbat are usi'd In Umt plcaaanl remedy for ill throat and lung trembles TA AaiEj Luc ruler of cnufflis, aellimn and tonjmniition. Pond A Luwson beei appointed amenta for tlih Miiu.ilile U.illlornU remedy, und sell i[ under u yuirantec alti.Uf a bottle. Three for ron CATARRH ROVILLECAL 'euirnn toed cure for Catarrh, Cold In thehenU, Huy Kovpr, Cold, CiUanha! "ore Itcstores thu sense-! of msteiund smell; remove-- IULI] UHte and urt- nleasnu brentli. resulting from I'ularrh Follow dlractlima and a euro is warranted. SANTA ABIE and CAT-R-CDRE, SOLD ANU !1Y Pond and Lawson, Amre Gvw A nitural CftlirornlaCJniii. iJj i ins the illira prodnued In chowlng will tnnhiriuilly ft d digestion, Huutlioni I Hi In New Tftrk. "Fitty cent. o( tho men who dlstinguishpil themselves at the New York bar ftiirt 75 prr cpnt ot tlie most prominent and anrtfpons are by remarked J F T Anderson, of Richmonil, V.i., ho stood upon the steps ot tho Fift h Avenue hotel. "I could string off their names by tho score, Find have no hesitation in suyinK that the best hralns in New York have famct from Virginia, Mary- land, Tenncwco nnrt Kontncky Now that wo are getting Home nf yon to comedown smith and invest yrmr money wo will show you what the south can do. The best blood nnd of the north and the BOnth are now cloMly Allied In bunfncM and other York World. BANK OF WOODLAND IHOOBPORATED 1888. Authorized Capital Paid HI Capital, Fund, J. D. STEPHENS..............................Pwildont F. S. FBEEMAH.........................Vlof Ptwidcnt 0. F.THOKAS .................................Oai.hie, _ft General BanllnK Biisfncss Done. HACK NOTICEI Mr. L. had pnrehnspd tlio huck him neshofL. B will c-outlnuf a.ttbeotdntAnrt IS FROKT OF THE BYRSS HOTEL onnnna i.rcrr Brrni Hotel tbe City Stables. Will be promptly filled. a. 8KEB WOODUUTD OAL HUMPHREYS' ,lrty years used by tie people. Every alDsloSne- "V is spaelnl cure for the disease 'hese Speetaca cure without drnggln fir reducing the M theaoverelrni IPAI. MOB. CDREE Congestion, Inflammation s, Wqrm Favct, Worm Colic Co IrsenterF Jholera ic, or Teething of Intents of Children or Adulta Griping, Bilious Colic.. or_______ Vbfees, too Profuse Pei---- Jjrpnit, Cough, BiBlcultEfeathlnir alt Rheum, Erjalprlfli. Kruptlona. thenmutlmn, AnH A i ncy Disease Debility jrfmkry Weakness, Wetting Bed. Haeateaaf the Heart, Pjlplcntionl Sold byDrugrfats, or sent Postpaid on receipt of price. Brsipmotys' SIANUAL, rjcfilT botuid In cloth and gold, mailed free. Fulton St. NY. SPEC! Fi CS. UNION Ice Company! CAI_. DEALERS IN Natural Ice WHOLESALE AID EETA1L, TOWN COSTOKERS SERVED DAILY. All Kruiti the Ctiuiitry Crumpdy O claim fornur Nntnral lc-e 11 in puriltr sun. iiiiiniiiiii- Illicit nr arli lie I a] leu Try us :ind bu cun fl. M. IfOYT. Agt'i.t. MODEL BAKERY! CI11U9 nlEZGAH, Froprlotor. FRESH BREAD DELIVERED! Delicious Ice Cream. Furnished to Public anil Private Parties. -----o----- Uome-fflade Candies and Conftcttonerys. Kimcj CakoH a Specialty THE OPERA RESTAURANT! JOHN CTIRKOVfCH, I'BOrillhTOll. The nbiive will ho canniiPtid ar Mrnlihtall hours ol Ilio ilnynnil night, hy claim and attentive wultem. OE'FllA III.UCK. COR. MAIN STM. WonDI ASII Reliable SEEDS! 110VKY, for complete Tho frunoiiH llnvey Sercl pf RnHtnn, anti Nnr-.i'1'lci hftvn licrn mi'ivnl to Kasl Piuwielrnn CaMInr- will lie PiinfTiicrcil ii The Bsiynionrt Flowei n, CM POLITICAL CARDS. will In lliu D.ilLl and WEEKLY until Ilitt held. In Tlin ItKBtn- reuilien m much larger umher itf tlimi 1111) oilier iifuepBprr 111 -llic rilillun runiiei tli uiiKliout Ilie FOR ASSESSOR. B. Q, TADLOOK, A HMO un cos hlditoif as a candidate for tbe ASSStarfOUol Yolo County in iiit> uotiou of !.be Democratic County Convention SOCIETY MEETINGS. Cuuiiril. O. U. F., No. will ineulttrst arid tbird FMdayeveii J of every month, in Iheir Lai h Irs I slrc-cl. Woodland. W.M. Lli'E, Coun. C, D. BUBJ-ESON. Secretary. -StXO THE9- Good People of Yolo County, GREETING. Being and hiving all my interest willi "Woodland, I have decided to tnake my fu- ture home with its residents, iinct have re-purchased my old business, the well kncnvn Jewelry Store, next to the White House, where people again may have an oppor- tunity to see a clean and well equiped Stock of Goods. I keep aa of yore, an es- pecially tine line of Diamond a Watches, Jewelry and Clocks pay personal attention to re- pairing of and to the proper fitting of Eye- glasses. WM. GOEGGEL. SPECIAL AHMOUHCEttEST. The Capay Valley Land Company 16 offering tbe most fertile lands to be found ID California, under the most favoring climatic cuodilion far the prosecution of profitable fruit growiug, in one ol the euilieet localities in Cali- fornia, upaii terme which enable the purchaser uf tbe land to pay for it out of Its own produce. The Capay Valley Land Company will sell flrst class fruit land without payment ot any putt of tbe piioci- pal, but by payment o( interest only for five yuais, the principal payable at the eud ot Sve years or sooner at the option of tbe purchaser. Sales upon these terms A e conditioned strictly aod exclusively upon the im- provement of tbe land purchased. In this way, the most desirable fruit land ia California is offered to tbe non- capitalist classes, and in any quantity Irom one acre up to 260 acrps. Apply to or address, WM. E. MIKLS, Agent of the Capay Vnlley Land Co., Fourth and Townscnd Streets, Francisco. m20-dlw-w3m GROCERS. AT THE OLD STAND. TT1B BEST AND FRESMKST Groceries THE Market OH FINE CROCKERY A SPECIALTY, Land Notice. OFUCK AT CAL 1 MAT Ifllli, f IS H10KBBYUIVKM THATTHE 111 lolli.wiiifr named m ttler baa Illca notice iflifa Intention to make tltml proof In SHII- o! claim. llxiil sutcl proof will be ftfU-rMsfriri'iliBlVinntj ClorK ol VtHiK oun- al. nl (its ortlcc In WocKlland, on Friday nine Jilt, ISSW Robert. Maxwell, oinplKm D No U9U lor the N of Nk y Uc tlio following WltnosieK lo prnve hlncontlimoiiH resldenco upon anrt Inn of ink! land, vizi Ohrini F. wmllh. II.: Uftrd H. Crnnaton, Bro-ntn Cal.; John O. Turk, t'dpny. P YoloCo I CKANUKK. Register nijiirtwtd EMORY lin ln rf  C. M. KABNEY, Manager, C. D. BUKLESON, Special A Rent. In all pilacipal plates in the county. P, KRELLENBERG SON, Importer and Dealer In Ail Kinds of will be at the Lowed ALSO Undertaking in All its Branches PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO. Cor Tliird and Main Sts. Woodland HAMfflAM BATHS THE HAMMAN BATHS ARE Now Open and Ready for Dse. Thursdays. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, FOR UBNTLEMEST. Gilbert Buying Son h of Democrat WOOOI-AND, CAI_. KB. HSS. HOPKIllS, Proprletwa. Woodland Meat Market! ARMSTRONG ALG5, PHOPRIETCItS Putkcn 
                            

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