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 –…

News of the Week – April 23 to April 29

Oregon Spectator, April 29, 1847 ELECTION NOTICE To Sheriffs, Clerks and Judges of Election At the general election to be held in Oregon on the first Monday in June, 1847, the following Territorial and County officers are to be elected: TERRITORIAL: One Governor COUNTY: For each county, one Treasurer, one Assessor, and three Justices of…