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Centralia Chronicle (Newspaper) - April 17, 1890, Centralia, WashingtonVol.1. Centillia Lewis county Washington thursday april no. lamp Tacoma journal taking the cent Ufa new York Tribune the a to Etarl out on his inquiry june 2. If lie in to work in a City of More than 000 inhabitants he must finish his can Vass in two weeks. If he has a country subdivision he will not be called upon for a return until the end of the month. The list of questions drawn up for him in Given below. With this he must go to each family and if possible get answers from each member of it to All the questions which fit the Case. The first list sent out for the use of the enumerators. Contemplated the securing of information on these general Points name age Bex race place of birth and residence citizenship occupation education health and family ties. These Are All claims that others could nol do. Questions More or of statistics such As a Rule they fraudulently get All the As have been asked in almost every Money they keep All they get Ami answers to them ought to be never pay obligations us easily less Success May be journal has experienced with one of strangers and the Public generally Are warned by the journal to give As a Rule those Long or Short haired Gentry who hold themselves out As locators of government land a wide berth. Most of them Are frauds. They seek to plunder every stranger or unsuspecting person they can using All sorts of artifices and lies to induce them to pay them a Large Lee in Advance for their services and never locate any land. They pretend to be familiar with the country with government lands that have special facilities through private arrangements with the United states. Land officers whereby they can secure desirable swed exactly from experience for the reason that none of my Trees Are in full bearing Aud there is no single acre All having Trees All of the first planting. Some few of the first died and us the stumps were taken out the spaces were filled tip with Young Trees a Good Many of which Are not bearing at All. But taking the Orchard As it is the Gross re cent Lii. If you want the attention of the Public has for a year past in a Large degree been Given to the and Ceiplis this year were about 5200 per i and solid attractions acre. I should think it Safe to say that i t an Orchard of Good varieties properly j Centralia and Lewis Coulty set out and cultivated would in seven j offer intending settler. Years yield a net return of per acre. One of the most common mistakes is the Marjre immigration that for one person to have too Many Varie is n 01v setting ill with the and vent of Spring will nearly All be to Western Washington. Ties. Because a particular variety a a Good one is no reason Why you should have it. This is. Especially True of varieties intended for drying. Whatever i variety you select for your leading dryer b q expected with the last few questions which Are Politico economical in charac Ter. They try to draw out some information on a subject beset with Dif Licul them who has left for a More prolific Geld to ply his work. Beware of them. Its Only the quirks and leniency of the Law that keeps some of them from being relative proportion of owners 1 located in the and Lessis of Hue cd and farms and the amount of on farms and Homes occupier by their owners. There Neems to to a wide spread demand How Ever fir such information on these quest Lions As could be got Uno Gli the census Congress at this session amended the census Law Eoas to require the collection of statistics about Homes and farms. Most of the prospective victims of the inquisitive gatherer of facts who will be let Loose june 2, will doubtless be interested to know just what an or Deal they will have logo through. Hero in a hat of questions 1. Give Christian name in full and initial of Middle name surname. 2. Whether i Soldier Bailor or Marine during the civil War United slates or or widow of such pc won. 3. Relationship to head of family. 4. Whether White or Blanc a mulatto Quad Roon oct Oroon chinese or Indian. 5. Sox. Age at . If under 1 year give age in months. 7. Whether single or married widow cd or divorced. 8. Whether married during the census year june 1, 1880, to May 31, 9. Mother of How Many children and number of it info children living. 10. Place of birth. 11. I Laco of birth of father. 12. Place of birth of Mother. 13. Number of years in the United a Jill i inn Tang. This if the Busy month for the Gnu people who Are looking for Vii it no longer go to Cali at to hindi fornia to Nebraska or a with nothing else to interfere As it is jj0ta. Of the thousands Wyllo much easier to handle than to have to i Manv different kinds it once. If it is Are co Smilg to Este la --1 see the Best of can h d Jeni Rable to have gome of her kind Ripen ing at the same time let some one Etee specialize that. Vary the varieties Only for the reason that the time of ripening varies. This lengthens the time of marketing thus enabling the grower to do a Good Deal More of the work himself. A Good crop to raise Between the Trees until they come into bearing is Straw berries. Check Row them not less than four feet apart so you can easily get through them with a. One horse cultivator. From one fifth of an acre of Straw berries this year i raised one ton for Iii ton the greater number naturally visit puget sound. It is one of die most Beautiful Inland seas of the world but the Farmer the business Man of moderate Means will have great difficulty in find ing a location along its shores. There agricultural land is scarce and in some counties donor in planting his Eeerg of the Vari Ous having had plenty of time in which to prepare the ground during March the seeds when germinated should grow and mature in it Short time. There is also less danger of seeds decaying when kept out of the ground unlit the weather has become perfectly warm and the ground which cannot be too Well pulverized if it has been loosened up from twelve to eight Een inches will be porous and in Condi Tion to receive the warm atmosphere epic tial to the Thrifty growth of plants. If desirable to have germinate quickly Thoy May to in water Orchards. But it in u Wise plan to j before planting being careful not to with a View to drying should 1 Washington let them pour. Market for Green fruit break. Aro tributary to cd Thalia if and fruit Trees or shrubbery in we undoubtedly raise a prune j 0nn aaa r i planted during the month the Hole Here that will bring the highest prices a rfcs of Rich Bottom which i got cig it cents Pound. This an almost unknown Quantity. A car i sold All my prunes and plume Uye invite this class to Green Only drying the Watte that is j fit too Ripe to Thip. This will Likely Lewis county where agn Cul be the ease for some As the j Tural land is More plentiful markets have been crowing faster than j Al than in any other county of j ing hats Caps and furnishing goods also the finest line of 1-1. Naturalized a i. Whether naturalization been taken out. 10. Profession undo or should be dug two or three feet j l be markets of the world and there null the better should the roil be very j ton county should have at least one heavy with Clay or wet then Oiler eur thousand inns of dried prunes to Export face Earth Photic in be filled into be holes. At the Price i got this year nine cents Sandy Long Canh when it can be had j " of would be the Best variety placed about the Routs of the Trees in Tor drying is the August 21 preferable. Shrubs or Trees Shoul be planted n couple of inches deeper limn they were in the Nursery and the ground should be pressed very firmly to september 2. The Best Felling Varie ties Are first August 20 to september 1 september 1 to 10 rim july j about the roots which May be done i i0 to 20. 1 give them in tie order of equal value with the feet. There need be no fear of their Merit and the time of ripening for a Lilure if done this was. This season which was a Little earlier lands suitable for agriculture Al purposes. The prices paid for farm products Are very much higher than in the East and Lewis county farms yield a better profit on Tho Iii Vest than an Eastern farm of Ever shown in this part of the Coli in and at the same time be sure of getting the lowest possible Cash Reiges just Stop in at than usual. I have a few Bur Lett pears. J which i consider As profitable a fruit As the Lime Market demand the cause of the High Price of main and Tower ave. And you will find what you want. The following very valuable article j can raised Here but would not advise Joriu the pen of a step was con raising in connection with prunes for papers trip used to the columns of the Ayash the reason that they Ripen at the same in Tou Standard at Olympia time. 1 believe in specialization in Capa j Woji pm Levor to i farming As in anything else. Let no one 17. Months unemployed during the year june 1, to Mayi j furnish Yon with some statements about be afraid he will have too Manv pears of the results of my experience in the Cal that kind. In fact there is not enough Tiva Tion of the prune. My place lies j fruit raised Here now to talk about i about two and one half Miles below the j Ping East. Farm products has steadily increased in the past and seems destined to increase More rapidly in the future. While possessing More farm Ling land than the sound Sec i arc to talk about ship i 1. L i that car Load lots Tion the Timber land about i tli6 Arinton hotel 1 extra la. Wash. 18. Attendance at schools in months to Tiff it West Side from j and when that time comes the Pear Sci Otralia is As dense and Val the census year Lime 1, 1ssd, to to fed above tide water raised Here will not have to take a bad i no .1, Jyoo i i let Lulu 111 tilt. L ill Levi to j i. High land it Nown a shot seat for and other Pear in the world. It i i j. A. Haa lev proprietor. I Good Sample room for commercial tray Elers. Leading hotel of the City j an i Clay. 1 have Between four and six acres j is the shipping fruit there is for 10. Able to rend. C v Able to write. J Olden of which were set out i the reason that they have to be picked untouched although1. Able to speak it Iglich. If not the i it this 1 i Hanl anyhow. And Thev Niehl a Well dialect Spiken. States. It is As yet almost ached although seven i saw Mills Aro now located at made the of planting the Ripen on the Railroad As anywhere else i Jiu Iisaku Aisi. Whether buffering from acute or , beaded. If i were asked to name three things i Centralia. The Lon Cost log a amnio disease with mime of disease j never prior experience in the guv of fruits that in Ilia future j Flop in i proceeded after the will take the Lead in our exports from j of rates to ?2.00 per Day stages leave this House daily for Montesano and Gray s Harbor. Oae Block Reu k of depot. Ceralia Washington. A hotel Centralia. Whether defective in mind sight Hilving or a peach or whether crippled deformed with name of de methods of the old settler that is i Here 1 would say Mills is Only two Miles while Hole in the ground anywhere and Lei j Sec oud liar Lett Pear and third lion a beyond this the unbroken i tree Rustle with Briers and grass As Best j Ann Char re. D a neral bulk Iii business. S first class hotel of the City. Opposite n. P. Depot. J it could. I soon found this would not Ler a prisoner convict Home j so year or i i r pauper. All the stumps out. Got a plow through and then the Trees Cuau. Aud not till Alu iut ont Inch. Is the Home you live in i Oatmeal d to be a is it owned by the head or of Tho family of owned he head or Maniber die Home free from Morta if head of the family in a is farm which he cultivates or is ii owned by him or a Mem thu family h by head or member of farm free from incur then a vigorous to route. As to varieties i have the following 1 . Prop. Iti inn. Early Cal Dan i lilo Ilo Asci. F i. Innis Ilo h. I Forest stretches to the Cas a Cade Miles away. Though a few years ago the i smallest. Centralia is now the. Lartress town of Lewis county. Good Holise Elkint s Hail not lout been n Bra Ubfal when some Tihy Simian arose to deny it Ami to assert that it produced dyspepsia. Allowance is Al ways to be made in such a question for oldest settled Coulty of the variations of human Aud a constitutions so that what be a Rood food for one person May not be for do we in and so far All the truth about Oatmeal for have found a ready Market la fact the generality of persons and they Are m Chehalis. The Market for fruit has been persons you can speak Lor is j that i Beuer if to is x partially county seat and Tor years the1 cooked condition it is not healthful and i chj0f town of this Section neither is flour Many other ent Raha s share of the school Exchange . Rack Auto. 0. W. Johnson e. I 1s89, hotly contested Over All i i the to unto. Centralia cast 1731 based on the i or farm is owned by head i prices received in Early Days Here but 1 j that was for a very limited amount. But lion ail caption v i the Olilian Olve Sive. widows statistics. With the sex question about mortgages will pronounced in l the. Spinsters of in and the unlucky grass g. W. Stot7ffer, merchant tailor Railroad addition. Shop in ii. J. Miller it of s. Building Tower Avenue samples of line snit up and trouser Ings always on band. Grei u fruit be Low Thev Are not so either its Ingulli Lieut preparation or the her present population at 1 t 11 o m one Timis As . Hut w o Nuch is lulls to them Uherc Irlo Helves. The collect Static tics of is not to be limited to Tom Mouth of Lime and the its will not be put into shape Kulil after Tho tabled of population i completed. It May to added or. I Orick Loop Cir to Havo a rough to Vinious by Nick and Terri i Aily inv by ill a Riml. Lie will Iii pm Iii the needed for Tho rent of in Lime or use m Tho to Der Susion i. Tie , Deu Llyl. Ollice Over a Pound of As his needs May demand much Caln no Lluc Tsiou that it is no Citable for drying As the prune. It of an improper food that causes .1 hikes Shuitt fix pounds of prune after i h c stomach trouble. If a person will Pitt Iii to make one of dried foul. Three pounds of prunes will Miike under the enumerators dried and they brine a a Reinard the sixth and More per Pound. Lie sides the prune is not half the espouse to dry. Yon save the Cost of pitting gain Tho weight of Tho seed and get much or More for the product. Kii Rhth per cent of my n. To special agents who no Orchard consists of prunes. The largest i healthful Rilious. Digestible Aud highly 1111 lumber of any variety 1 have is the the next polite do i wish they were All thin year there wits a difference i of three cent per in Fauvor of the ten Lions dried. Tho Hitler living larger More uniform in and less Cost to bundle. Besides Oregon and washing. Ion no Oiler Compo Milors for the. Hunting of thin prime Hal t know of i anti flan asked Tho Ipi cation hmm much do Pirinen a Enlil to inc Nero in pounds or How Uii Icli in Money. Thin cannot no i col Lutol 1u Jamks do lax pro. South Tower Uvonne South of str Cal Contr Ului. Cause of this rapid in crease lies in in Thalia s con trial location As the key to the Harbor country at the Bead of the Chehalis Val Joey Midway Between i sound and the Columbia As i shown by lie map bending this Page. Much is also duo to the men who have put in the Many saw Shifalo and hers House and Sigi Pauler South i Tower Avenue re Thalla Washington. E new management. Re furnished. Improved and enlarged in Al rates to a Day. Wall paper new Spring Syles in profusion Call and examine my Stock. M the druggist. When you go to Tacoma , oils varnish and brushes. Autistic Kkt dry goods clothing Etc. Mills Brick Oti Ami to the pushing men of business who in to , ome and join them. I Gustavo Merhant ta1i.ok. , Wash Ipanifilo avo., Tacoma i Cross Bho tigers

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