News of the Week, July 10 – 16

Matters Matrimonial that introduce some well-known residents of the past… Oregon Spectator, July 9, 1846. (Page 2) The editor of the Polynesian is pleased to make honorable mention of the Oregon Spectator, the first number of which he had just received, and gives a summary of the contents, but speaks doubtingly of the existence of…

News of the Week, July 3 – 9

Oregon Spectator, July 9, 1846 OBITUARY. It is our painful duty to record the death of Doctor JOHN E. LONG, secretary of the territory, who was drowned in the Clackamas River, near this place, on Sunday, 21st., ult., under the following melancholy circumstances: He left his residence on the north side of the Clackamas, about…