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Centralia Chronicle (Newspaper) - February 27, 1890, Centralia, WashingtonVol. 1. Centralia Lewis county Washington thursday february no. 35. And Pep virture of p. Do and local lives Tacoma a. Arrives it Portland r Pacific exp bks no. I. A Centralia a. In. Arrives St Portland . Through leaves Tacoma . Centrulla p. A. To Runny a. In. Local leaves Tacoma a. A. Cantrall a. M., arrives at Portland p. Of Ike Atlantic exp Rob. No. Levy Portland 10 p. Centrally a. Arrives at Tacoma Tacoma express leaves Portland a. Centrally p. At Tacoma local leaves Portland . Centrally p. Tier Quot leaves Portland . Tacoma p. Before train time. Church directory. U. A. Room i Corner of main Street Ami Tower Bervice sundays at 11 .and . Gen cordially welcomed pastor. Her. Or. Wullert methodist episcopal Church. Corner Magnolia mid Gold for Cote. Services sunday 11 it. An . Class simdar7p. Aj1 Are Welcome. Her. Siira pie pm Tor. To Baptist Chukchi. Corner main and sunday Ner Olcen 11 a. V. Scat free and o cordial Welcome to All. Key. Or. Beavers pastor. Tel Sciples of Chust Chru uan v Corner of Pine and Gold streets. Rev. Or. Woodrum pastor. All invited. E episcopal new Church in Kail read addition. He. K. E. Dali Rector. Allar. Welcome. . Ben ices sundays at 11 a. And societies. Pietralia Lodge i. 0.0. F. No. 67. Regular meetings Are held at their Liall Over Cou new store room every monday evening. C. Head. N. 0. John a. Taylor v. Go. A Rhodri Secretary. My c. To Nice of main and Tower . Men i meet Iii Satu Nlay Al 8 m. A Ltd and ladles Sun Day at 4 p. All Are invited. Professional Cali us. It a Ouima civil and mining engineers. Ckntral1a, Wash. A 0. Smith m. In physician and Suh Oeon. Ute or own o. R. Y. It. Rol Call Fonicia me Ileal i ill it inc meter of the medical society of California. Dia Gaaei of females a of lace Over a Caln county Bank. Office hours 10 to 12 . 7 . Ready for Elf it Jilk ism Block. 0. 0. Lettu t. 0. Juhe. Kite a1ikixk, oestral1a, Wash. Office Over if county Plank. Q , attorney at Law. Office with i. H. Northy. Tower , Centralia. . To. E. Hirodes f atty at Law a notary Public. On wet front Perrel. Adjoin cd Tralla. Wash. I few Olynik it j. Mlle it. Notary Public. Offic. On North Tower . T. R. It Anim. X. O. J. U. Yunos d. It Mon. Special attention to Mart very. Office hours .10 to 1 2 a. In i to 4 p. 8 to 9 Everi Ina. Once Over Ward o Druk tort -1x7 a , attorney at Law ciikiiai.1a. Wish. T. Callily attorney at Law cd Tralla Washington office near n. P. Dikil a Nook of factories. A of our Lubel Taulani. All the Mills of Gen italia Are again in Lull Hlavat. People who pass thin City on the railway get Only a View of n Lew of Tho Mills hut they nevertheless receive a fair idea of what Centralia is doing from the Busy aspect of these few. We Are not wholly limited to saw Mills As a reporter realized who stepped into Wheeler Wallace s Brick Yard last saturday afternoon. It was a Beautiful Day for a walk around among the fac tories. The Sun shone brightly yet though the Breeze bracing the air was so w Sariri Tufit no one Felt the need of an overcoat. Or. J w. Wallace whose Home is near by welcomed the reporter. Or. Wallace has been successively lawyer editor and Inan fac user having wisely settled Down to add to the world s wealth instead of depleting it. Both of the proprietors came to this City from Dakota the former borne of so Many of Centralia s citizens. Both have become very popular among Centralia s business men. These Yards have a daily capacity of annually. The kilns have fourteen furnaces with 100 flues. The Plant Cost the ruling Price of Brick is per thousand and the Cost of making ranges from to including everything. So it will be seen that the business affords a very respectable margin. The Yards were opened in february 1889. In May of that Vear the firm then being Wheeler Anderson or. J. W. Wallace bought out or. Anderson s interest. Or. Wal lace has since had charge of the inside business while or. Anderson has taken the outside rustling. They make a very Fine Quality of Brick Twenty five men. Next to the Brick Yard one passes t Row of neat tenant houses in which a number of the employees of the Mills and Brick Yards Ricaide. We then come to the Large lumber Yards of Ballard Bond. This firm is one of the busiest in Centralia at the present time although their Mill not the largest. They pm ploy 41 men acid their weekly output is feet. They to keep on hand a Stock of feet. The Plant embraces four the Mill itself the two dry houses and the Large shed for the Kiln dried lumber. Besides there Are several tenant cottages owned by the firm. The Mill was first operated by William Bond alone hut in August 1rs9, or. Chas. A. Ballard bought a Large interest and has since managed the business of the firm which has been highly _ the planing Mill of jams Bachtell lies next South of the Wheeler a Wal lace Brick Yard. It is doing a fishing Bike Newi under the direction of or. Charles harm who a Well known in Centralia a successful Carpenter and contractor. They employ thirteen men and their expel it h aggregate in the rough per Init Ali. The reporter next visited the Mill of the Michigan lumber company which is nearest the City of this Row of lumber manufactories. This Mill is one of the largest in this Section and employs fifty men. The to be a much wider diversification of the Small fruit Industry. Ail increasingly Large proportion of the population of the country lives now in smaller cities and villages that Are poorly supplied if at All with Small fruits. Beside these in country districts a Large Sale of Soine kinds of fruits May often be made among misguided Farmers who think that they cannot afford time to grow such Lux uries for themselves. It costs too much to reach such men As farm Homes Are generally too scattered. Certainly they cannot expect to be supplied As cheaply As the wholesale prices in cities when the Market is glutted. Nor is it Best that they should be thus supplied for if obliged to grow Small Fruite for their own use they can get a Home Supply fresher and of better Quality As Well As More cheaply than the same fruit can be sold for in cities. It seems to a and is rather Tough to have strawberries sold at 2 or 3 cents a quart As they occasionally Are but the loss is the Cost picking and transportation to Market. On the vines the lowest prices May pay better than Grain crops As they have of late years been sold. Early potato a. I. James m1nk1.eu, and Suk Tateos office in Man Elf r b Lishick. South Tower Ato. P j. . Barber main St., Centra a. Wash. Harms Emery the Gem Saloon. Cau. On them for Fine liquors cigars a contributor to the Prairie Farmer says potatoes like All other seed will run out unless Good care is taken in the selection. And the Quality has consid Erable influence in securing a Supply Early. It is Best to secure the seed in Good season to that when the time comes for planting the seed there May be no delay. The soil should be Well drained if not undo drained Good surface drainage should be provided. While potatoes require considerable moisture yet in a cold wet soil they will make a poor growth hence it is Best to see that Good drainage is provided. A Rich Loamy soil that can be readily worked into a Good tilth is Best. One item is secure a Quick growth and a Good Supply of available Plant Root is necessary. If Good drainage cannot readily be a Good plan is to make Small ridges not As High As for Sweet potatoes or an Large. For the Center of this make a reasonably Good Furrow and in those places where the seed in to be put a Small Spade Ful of fresh manure. Cover this lightly with inches will plenty. On this Plant the seed. Use Good medium sized potatoes neither too Large or email. Step on the seed after planting so As to press Well into the soil and then cover. I tidying up gives a better Opportunity for drying out and warming up. The fresh manure will add materially to keeping the soil warm. 1 tried putting the manure on top after planting the seed and covering with soil but i prefer putting the fresh manure in the Bottom of the fur Rev and put a thin layer of soil Over this and planting the seed. Give Good cultivation keeping the foil in a Good tilth Eoas to induce a Quick growth. It is not necessary to put in i ridges if the soil is dry Al though More Benefit from the Sun can be secured in warming up if ridged. Early Sunrise is one of the Best Early varieties 1 Havo Ever raised although its capacity is feet j Are a Dumdei. Of other Early Varie Mill of Danfor Fli Tholt 6 recommended. Early Ohio is a Hall has lately been acquired in the j Gootel Early , but is a Little later company and they have secured than Sunrise. Services of a first class planer Man and Are giving special attention to this department. The Mill will to keep on hand from to feet but until recently their orders have kept cmtbmj1. The attention of the Public has for a year past in a Large degree been Given to advantages and sold attractions Centralia and Lewis cd Jinty offer to the intending settler. The Large immigration that is now setting in with th0 and vent Spring will All be to Western Washington. People who Are looking for Homes no longer go to Cali fornia to Nebraska or Dakota. Of the thousands who Are coming to Western Washington the greater number naturally visit puget sound. It is one of the most Beautiful Inland seas of the would 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 an almost unknown Quantity. We invite this Large class to Lewis county where agricultural land is More plentiful than in any other county of Western Washington. There Are tributary to Centralia acres of Rich Bottom lands suitable for agricultural purposes. The prices paid for farm products Are very much higher than in the East and Lewis county farms yield a better profit on the invest ment than an Eastern farm of equal value. The Home Market demand the cause of Tho High Price of farm products has steadily 1 a logging Road of their own that extends two Miles into the Woods immediately the past and seems destined to increase More rapidly in the future. While possessing More farm ing land than the sound Sec Tion the Timber land about Centralia is As dense and valuable As any in the United states. It is As yet almost untouched although seven saw nulls Are now located at Centralia. The longest log Ging Road from any of these Only two Miles while beyond this the unbroken Forest stretches to the Cas Cade Range Many Miles away. Though a few years ago the smallest Centralia is now the mat Nev Nave no me Biumi Mem. R this is the first step toward town of Lewis Coulty Tion it rapidly hastens the untuned Oti he oldest settled Coulty of a. P. Allen in cultivator those who have made experiments say. The latter keep untainted much them cleaned up close. They now have j Longcr inn former or Tho reason on hand about feet. They have Thuv Bevc of them the live real estate broker. The state. In the election of in their rear. This will be extended As act Tislim of be Wilten. But the need arises but when the new Coal to Kec for Montha in Good Condi Road is built eastward from the City the in Salt or i ibb9, Over All company will get its logs Over that Road m or Whon j county Centralia 173 the members Ohhet company and most is it is Keppol its employees came last san mar from Longcr of Placco in he Boi or More votes than Ulo Vialls the Michigan and All Are Well pleased with Down instead of the we end is is win Thouc Aro results thus far. The improvements being put in at the not of fact. To be certain of Mill of Ballard Bond cull for More i eggs keep the than Pat sing mention it our article is restricted. The machinery of the new dry Kiln is now being put in and is county seat and for years the chief town of this Section Centralia s share of the shoo cock away Early from the pullets and j apportionment based Oil till not admit him to them till full grown hens and in i r number of s 1 -1 1 children. 1 James Dolan pro. South Tower South of Locust Street Centralia. Lunch counter in connection. The next door to Arlington hotel open Day Jed night finest wines i liquors Uek Trani iiu08., dry Kiln is a Large two Story building 24xfio feet and adjoining it is the still shed for the kill dried lumber. In future we shall give sketches of the improvements at the Large Mill of Martin Talmadge also at he Mills of a. Barnaby Sears Jack store Mur Phy St Utchell Crosby s Mill non Caster s Mill and others of Oul Ralia s manufacturing institutions. Desired to set their eggs class in every respect. The new Stnnle-1 to for chickens. Pome suppose j much larger than that of a rant engine is one of the neatest pieces i it Loci Loci not. No with a Hen j own in the. Coutv of machinery we have Ever seen. The will not Lav so abundantly but i j conservative estimate places present population a the cause of this rapid in crease lies in Centralia s Cen trial location As the key to tin Gray s Harbor country a the head of the Chehalis Val Ley Midway Between Page Romul and the Columbia a shown by Tho map Scadin this Page. Much is also do to the men who have put ii Tho Many saw Shingle am planing Mills Brick Yards Etc., and to the pushing to of advertise i Tho i Tuou . Como an join them. American cultivator. While there is Over production in Many kinds o farm products to believe this has never been Tho Ciudin with fruit in Lam temporarily its a result of imperfect distribution. Erin when prices or fruit Haw been i wont of families have been Finiw pulled or sup plied Only Morly because it could not to not to lit in. The glut of Small trolls that Comell Mea occurs in Cau Ficili by can of Ilio grunter part of the crop of a few Large markets which cuu nol of it null Lily. There needs but 11 live kept them both with and without j and 1 Ucol a found any Dit Clrence in their laying for it is the food they eat which makes the eggs and not the san i of the cock this Only fertilizer them. Ii is injurious to let More than a single cock run with a clock of for the master one is continually knocking olt and lighting any Oiler with them and thus preventing a Good service. A Vig Orous cock May to Ciui Uch for fifteen hous or Moro though to insure Strong chickens it is considered by very care Ful breeders that it in better to Conlone him to five or ten but the latter number to Uio has always seemed us when the most vigorous of offspring is desired. Gustavo to Inmaru Muchant tailor. Shop every Wilny except , Wash Northey if you have anything to buy or sell or. Northey is the Man to see. He has the Best advantages and makes his clients business in every sense his own. Information about Lewis county cheerfully furnished. Or. Northey is familiar with All property in the extensive country tributary to Centralia and can furnish All who desire reliable and Indi gent information in regard to lands titles Etc. Read in the Chi chicle of the then write to l. H. Northey for information bargains Ete. L. H. Northey. Centralia Wash. Corpora cd under the Laws of Washington capital . Banking business. Tie Arlington j. A. Proprietor. Good Sample room commercial tray Elers. Leading hotel of the City. Rates to per Day Suges leave this House daily Lor Montesano and Gray s Harbor. One of depot Centralia Washington. Exchange bought and sold on All parts of the United states and Canada Charles gilohr1st, i Bogk Packard. , president vice president cashier Dukk Cooks c. P. Masterson John Ualvin Abner paean re c. Nat Young the Only sign shop in the City. G. W. Stouffer merchant Tarim Railroad addition. Shop in ii. J. Miller a of a building Tower Centralia. Samples of Fine suiting and trouser Ings always on baud. E. Proprietor of the fashion livery stables Railroad addition Centralia. First class driving and Saddle horses feed and Sale stable. Transfer work a specially. Feed Hay and Oats for Sale. Opposite Walker s grocery. St.johnbjr01heks, Lulu 01 South Tower can Kaua Washington. Varnish ind Brut hot. Autistic i Al Kun Han Curg. Centralia steam laundry. Near Agnew hotel. New management. First class work guaranteed. Special discount on family work. Family clothes washed and rough dried when desired. Goods called for and delivered to any part of the City. Give us a trial. Iio masts Scott eee Rhoss brother see Centealia meat Market. Kiwi tide Tower Avo. Krup All kinds of few it cured flood to any part o Tho City. Paul Lor
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