News of the Week, July 16 to July 22

Oregon City Enterprise, July 20, 1867 WATER PIPE – C. W. Pope of this city, are now busily employed in manufacturing the pipe for the Oregon City Water Works Company. CAUTION – We would caution our lady friends owning canaries about leaving the cages in exposed places. On last Saturday a chicken hawk pounced down…

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 –…