You have viewed 1 newspapers today. Please Register in order to view more newspapers.
We are retrieving your image from the archive...
We are converting your image into tiles...
Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - October 22, 1881, Winnipeg, Manitoba CITY AND PROVINCIAL TO LOAN ON JOHN B AN mEE Tree Press and Standard MORTGAGES ON REAL MACDONALD MONEY TO LEND on security of Heal Barristers Etc Accountant General B Offices In Morrie Block Main Street Next room to Row 4 SUBSCRIPTION Ined W H better known as I yesterday at the residence of his In brother B MESSRS I weal turned to this c: Holbrook's last Manitoba season arriv Other moderate A W AUSTIN Over Chapman Hardware Store Winnipeg MONEY TO LOAN All person wishing to get GRANITE ODBLDHJ STONES and leave their with the undersigned an I am sending off an order B R KEITH Seed Merchant 318 Main tho left Tlie yery pleasant and speedy run i out as is customary with Mr Holbrook's M A and 0 H M In of gentleman the Halls Safe and Lock Oo are m tbe was presented the city to remain a few days his arrival here Ml TBE BAT BBV B of will occupy the in the Bethel M E church party from From tho Globe exploratory survey party to examine and practical of building a from Norway M the eastern extremity of lake Winnipeg returned to thin city on tho evening of 20th inet after an absence of 1 about three months The rir recommending our pleasure who of with all is city on Tuesday last In I OT Robertson who has been of a of parly kindly give the following Mr I of he I on tho ordinance for present occupies tendent of the Tei present in the city a me the Home Mission Committee of the General Assembly He for acquaintance with I nna il known attired in the of a recent mission I mattam bean some Can accommodate borrower with Loan in urn of to low No and law charges Apply W O MONEY TO LOAN i 348 MAIN AGENTS EOll E L BREWERY f oT'wTorompEon Edward I M E Bird and one hundred and I thirty others theM E church at Portage la Prairie Mr Holbrook a cw Shorts enters his new pastorate with d an party to bright prospects No doubt there area large I ber of people especially ladies and THB services of the Church of 1 who propose to visit Ontario this Canada to-morrow in Orace and Zion tori they cannot do better than travel 1 churches will be as follows In tho I the protecting wing of Mr Holbrook Bev J In the morning I The return party leaves heie on the Kev J E in tho evening In Zion I the fMe foi second class and Church BEV Mr Starr in the morning and for As Mr Holbrook takes Rev Mr Semmens in the evening back all first cars the average SILVER Ale and Porter m BARRELS AND FRESH TEAST Also Grains for cows and AT the city police court yesterday Lamb F S Farmer and I another dead beat didn't know hid own name were teed 91 and costs each for being Mary Lewis another was fined and costs Samuel of in the city have beeji ln Dominion for mg which time they have had opportunities to prosecute their nearly six hundred acres fell yesterday which have extended over a con- All order at the Vault Borie Street be promptly attended to Tun at Portage la Prairie which during known as the consisting of op is kno der the auctioneer's hammer to a syndicate of two or three Portager for the sum of 1 jjr Schreiner of Heroorn per acre This is quite a strike I Dr Eduard of tut the property is said to be worth ten times the amount of the purchase money It IB u now intended to have a portion of the of Jind erty set apart for the purpose of a public jEme of They patk are accompanied by Mr Ignatius I as interpreter The party the flouring mill are days in Manitoba where at the rate of story a week Those I from Winnipeg to complete hence j returning via the river to Brandon and thence to Portage la Prairie and ex- of to Loan Loan CompanY Leave Bt for i ve Arrive MANITOBA MD CO selves and Individually M well M Ively contributed to one of the pl ma enjoyed season here Jf Portage U Prairie Wn.jp Branch nma at Brandon MANNING CO Bankers and Brokers ANDREWS on any or the principal of he United States will govern themselves accordingly THE GEBHAN A of traversed He mot with no malcontents I byom party was the Hudson Buy Com- and York boat route from who would like to see provision made more area of country The crops an cou cep he bad to sell on the Big Plain to the eastward oi it the to 42 pounds distance between of the JIuoBon 60 bushels to the at Brandon by Company on a straight lint is 301 time the new oats came in could I e to fall from House to Hill as far ft the unction of Pox when il becomes the Sled to its the from which the united stream tho way to Hie called Leaving like Hill River lor nineteen miles Hows through a labyrinth of snail islands Although the banks are Urn there is very considerable tolerably regular de scent in this distance Uie fiver being broken by a great number of rapids all of which may be run by boat The bed of tho river and the innumerable small ialand are mostly formed of angular block of The character of river change at a point called The 110 miles above York Factory and Bom that downwards no more rapids occur to the stream is shallow low water and runs a current to head of tide about nine mile above York The appears to bo a larger stream than the Steel river with which it torms the Bayen The ter has an average width of ten chain a fur as Penny n small stream atout twenty-four miles above York Below till the breadth Is a quarter of a llo but it increases regularly to half mile and op- Factory it becomes ono mile In descending Hayes river the clay tanks diminish height from an average of fifty foot at the termination of Steel rivet to twenty-seven foot at York Factory Along the stream above described from The downwards islands are almost entirely until Ilio head of tide water reached Hero three wooded islands occur In succession and below Inem u a drain of low near the southeast side covered with grass and affording dance of hay for tlie cattle belonging OM Bannerman M P with one man did not arrive with the rest of tho party but remained at Norway to look after their I prise They arc expected to over the Agricultural College jn Julius Eberhard farmer nnd in- ime e n mlei be sold 25 a bushel Wheat Beaton Point York Factory is about 730 wa a fine crop averaging inl most places 1 fect from 25 to 30 bushels and furnishing a a Notwithstanding this considerable fall splendid sample of berry As a natural re- the in suit of a good summer and ith the lng are not great but are of course more of a still better one with railways in in all the settlers are hope principal water stretches traversed in December ful and more than contented of that tiie country lie in our route were the Willie Water Biver Franklin the existence of wide and deep sea fa iBC ly called at the bottom of many of which rnn streams of cold bina was probably at one time the coulee and of their farm how Sjr tteK Action are adapted for The left for the during portion of last a number M In the of Luther Carrick and They Sopth to Walkerton the In and other of the By some agency the stream was diverted toe and found it way through the drift by a new to into t o and ing a invested at the of Government lands yesterday afterwards he of portion of were by of the Ontario Im- Department movement in being new look some point on tbe side of one of these coulees nent enough to command -a view up and down a M fc H have and few of down some lew v ml found October SI Court opened at Chief Jackson Mr for Mr Blanchard for defence tiff and defendant entered into an the former was quarry at Stonewall for defendant 300 cord of line Plaintiff claims that be com- to work nnd took wine 20 or cord of tone to the when defendant and his idea went on the ground hum a lime kiln prevented from carrying out Plaintiff come to court and tor dam admit receiving the 24 tone quarried but fan that fot this tat felled to do toe work m that he was In fact and tot he to that he could not ail the The and for the de fence S J A H Clarke and Boot for defendant Tbn of tof was the of the They spent Sunday in a settlement in Carrick and returned to Toronto morning A reporter with the delegate at the do you think of the DomlSon genen lly as a field for judging by what e of 1 i L Dfct are all very much tstid by what we have seen since our ar- 1 in this country and Uia signs the ilie Now of the Fres oe prosperity lind prosperity we have C Architect McKay's Block 5 Superintendent Kay's Block mly on Borto St ir Musical Late of the Ontario Bank Toronto we h opened an OK North-West made to the com- the of Arthe city police court yesterday aie ceBe against John A Kerr summoned for to rope attee cent are waa withdrawn Mr Kerr had laid art-information against trie policeman who hdd the audacity to interfere with his Terene highness on that he had used him He couldnt so he allowed it paying all He also all the the him of its being n to enable us to strongly elicited the tallowing for plaintiff i Mr McColl ThU 1 was greatly with the on the Fort Ellice Tho eye of the observer can take in several miles of the Qu'Appelle a long stretch of the and a tion of Beaver Creek all of which streams run along tho bottom of wide and deep de- pression in the country The are following UM system of wheat culture best calculated to produce an with little reference to tbs future of the soil They raise crop after crop without manure on the same fields down the nibble and up at least to the third crop which fit m many places there was no In the productive SUNDAY AND AFTER ARRIVAL OP NORTHERN PACIFIC TRAIN will thl the A large of our frosts has been considered a one put one whose experience be give throw a good deal of light on the matter This was Livingstone whose farm is situated some distance north-west of Mm and therefore than Win He had two Holds of the kirn of soil the same kind o How In opinion Manitoba compare with Ontario Ma field for immigration Dr think the selection of a location should depend much In the canoe routs over the lanes and rivers before mentioned the party made an exploration of the Nelson a distance of from the m following the tank of the stream The Nelson I from the river by a low tongue called Point the tor and the low monotonous character of he shores everywhere in the ders it difficult to draw a lino ween land and water Extensive stretch for miles out from tlie extremity of Beacon Point and from to the north and of of the two rivers Owing to theso circumstances the outline between the land and the water 1 widely high and low tide The of the Hoi Biver at high from ot to a Mr for Mrj The made through the of Mr The deed were handed and a part payment by Mr on ount Cooper Mr sinned that they did not contain the B they had pow payment of the cheque The action wa Brought to compel payment and Mr Garrison were mt It turned out that the salt wa Hade in alf take The case was nonsuited At a quarter to court till i a m to-MOrrow iven to miles opposite tho exti f Beacon Point The river is To the Editor of the Free over A r t CADHAM and Contractors Shop jind near LIMITED tions are made at tc the S drawn The assertion that the matter was Ballway and all fired out and tried to a charge of language on have With say the dfd It Ho could not a ly believed thit the liability to fiom e charge againsT him of Breaking fto 1 and tarns we have soon to the e carg law he was also permitted very properly to be thoroughly we think to go of justice fled fortune here In Borne of O For Views a Co corner Main and Am K SHANKS Estate and General Ag Company In OF ALL Be sure and ask which can we think to go of dition of his paying tho costs If this is not the through which we last an wo don't know we to note ther rapid him cannot fail to be im- OF POOD OJ in traversed this is much larger than he bad any idea of and one in con- eB r Manitoba ana N W T TAMBS H BO WAN CIVIL EN- Con be Con WILSON M nock F r R A A LAKE Licensed Conveyancer Money to Loan The flian For Information regarding etc A goodly company of assembled t the driving park to Th bought and sold n Estate and wss A K fer HOS L Issuer f street between id Logan writes PAIN BALMt I Ind It L much superior to Pain Killer Bl Territories f street Winnipeg LIMITED HEAD 30 Adelaide Toronto loans on farm and city property a1 lowest rates and upon low No Apply to MACNAB nl tolin Juno SHORTEST an EAST VIA Lake Superior the following Tuesday Alter the arrival of the Northern train Passengers leaving Winnipeg on Monday nd Friday by train will make direct con- at Duluth Jng ear leave every JOIN L CASSIDT CO Glass an Chandeliers PLATED WARE BOOBS to and Paul St J A bo In In a few days with full II no of the above aiaU tor trade TIRE ANCE Tie fire Insurance O A AGENT Block Main 4 St of supporting schools isolated ftom Wh other ai they are by the intervention ble day longer than All ron but much cheaper ami more made at your via Line to apply o agents of the Bt P M 4 M and 0 P H O rely on direct train train Agent Duluth i a other non-resident lands might taxed to create a fund for the county to the son Buy lands and indeed all but those belonging to the Syndicate might be made to contribute IMPROVEMENTS It is IBM n that in many mills of lunds are ill cess of erection and that some are already in Mi Fisher of Wingham is erecting n grist mill at tbe Iv town at the point where the Canadian crosses Uie and there are already a and planing mill there At tho time of Mr visit there woro some seventy or eighty dwellings ut but the IB rapidly Increasing OI gablo for large croft to a point near rapid a distance of seventy from low water this point explorations and instrument surveys were made by Mr C B tote of the C by lite for a considerable distance In the direction of Norway House with tory no insurmountable engineering presenting The Lake Winnipeg i situated about fifty miles irom the northern extremity of After ine for four miles through channel aging over a mile in width its waters enter Lake main body of is five miles in and ted ftom Lake Winnipeg by a level sula of clay and sand miles in width called MOBBY Point Tho N Ison Kiver es Great Lake by two channels unite aplin in Crosa having formed an island between them over miles in length and twent in width celled Boss Island of Norway House H B The of is called after till who was previously in Charge of Norway post Following Ihc eastern channel which is also sometimes called Uea Biver the stream leaves overal 09 which all in Little Lake The important post of Norway House is situated on hole of HUB lake where one of branches falls mto at a distance of from Luke Winnipeg A former post o th H B Company baring this name was built at the extremity of Mossy Point about ISO years ago but it has long since disappeared and tho site is now overgrow n wilh trees Tho La presents and in the character of passing into liorn or mica In a few places the latter IB studded with garnets and it generally contain veins of coarse light cr Id granite dipping From the termination of the Falls the rucks along the son Biver consist of and schists with outcrop of strata dipping Bolland con- of a railway easy great number there of of the same population ai in Canada which such to a doc Oil same City of Winnipeg in it hotel Traveller experienced tbe com S hotels or Bt Lawren tnc Hall m Montreal the Queens or House of Toronto are dis- and complin greatly of the Kof here prejudicially to I purpose any comparison with Uie palatia houses of Chicago American cities a it cannot be expected that yet can rival them nor doY wish it to be despin the iich ha A givin us many good hotels but limes W and and tho timo come when thr something superior to what already iS ow be Winnipeg ow a mere no long post or but it ha small city town but renown one whose fume ha spread far near by tho of our M ino Manitoba Club and it h merchant and whose mercans nn oi best and in her develop be far short of tlie aveling public and Ho better investment a hoto I con- gneiss of this variety in color and texture to a railway station In that now taking tho and are ad- survi time A i man who stole a valuable ture from alt on being asked Owing to the low of tlie CUT of day will from I next Thursday last and r the young woman had disappeared J she j hero week and join the rest of I the in Quebec by tho judge whom he was his foi the theft replied that ho hod been told by several that i was impossible for n man with such an ox pression of iace to take a good picture and he wanted to prove the contrary ving most remunerative are with ill modern sie w and appliances good cooking ami civil attentive waiting will be the rule and not the exception Kl oy bo as complete the too short fur the accomplishment months having elapsed the and the of tho parly Tie route from Norway House furic Factory Mr Holland as level or as an undulating or rolling country the only hIP of any significance on lie entire routo being BrasBy Hill Jrom which Hill On or Us name This is he only hill known in the region It is a remarkable mound of gravelly earth aois feet in summit lies about three-fourths of ft mile east from the river and five below one the most rapids in the route The Biver winds wi th gi cat of from bend to bend between banks tv feet apart These clay banks are about cet h gh where they begin in ilie stream by degrees to one hundred feet and diminish to ty feet in the of I Montreal George Morion H A W slock JM W Holmes Emorson Borrow M Woodstock 11 J K n p W E B W ra o wall 6 O Smith 1 K Woo Brandon Corbet W ore George Hound wm Dick
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!
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.
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!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"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.