News of the Week, May 7 to May 13

Oregon Spectator, May 13, 1847 The trespass “wars” expand… NOTICE I HEREBY caution all persons (particularly Gen. Alanson Husted) against trespassing in any manner whatever upon my Land Claim, situated on the bank of the Clackamas River, opposite to the Indian village, and which was recorded by me on the 18th of January 1847 –…

City Ordinances, 1850

The following ordinances were approved by the City Council of Oregon City from August through December 1850. Council: William K. Kilborn, Mayor; F. S. Holland, Recorder Councilmen: Noyes Smith, Andrew Hood, Richard McMahan, Medorem Crawford and George Hanan   Ord. 1st} Be it ordained that no grocer or merchant shall sell, lend, or give, or in any way…