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 –…

News of the Week, March 26 to April 1

Oregon City Enterprise, March 30, 1867 OREGON CITY BREWERY Henry Humbel, having purchased the above Brewery, wishes to inform the public that he is now prepared to manufacture a No. 1 quality of LAGER BEER! As good as can be obtained anywhere in the State. Orders solicited and promptly filled. (First published December 28, 1866)…

News of the Week, February 26 to March 4

Oregon City Enterprise, March 2, 1867 POPULATION OF OREGON CITY Mr. J. M. Moore, City Recorder, has just completed the annual school census of this city, in accordance with existing ordinance. He has gone a little farther and obtained the exact number of residents we have all together, classified according to age and sex as…