Lewis Pettyjohn donates book

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Lewis Pettyjohn donates book - A ;! lclen. Mr. Lewis Pettyjohn Wednesday...
A ;! lclen. Mr. Lewis Pettyjohn Wednesday presented to the Oregon Natural History and Library Association Association a valuable book entitsed ''History of the Grange Movement: or, the Farmers' War against Monopolies.'' Mr. Petty john is one of the pioneers of ( iregon, and on the fly-leaf fly-leaf fly-leaf of the book presented, he baa written he date and place of bis birth, time of his removal to Missouri, Missouri, the date of his marriage, and removal to Oregon. The idea is a good one. This Library Association is particularly desirous of collecting and placing on record just such memoranda. Others of our citiz. ns are invited to do the same. The books are carefully preserved" and will last for yeais. and in minutes made by donors on the tly leaves the future historian of our imperial State may find many a note that wiil be of interest to those who come after us.

Clipped from Weekly Oregon Statesman17 Apr 1875, SatPage 3

Weekly Oregon Statesman (Salem, Oregon)17 Apr 1875, SatPage 3
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