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Forget That We Do
For Ontario and Maiheur
of Printing at
Representative Newspaper of Aralheur County.
ONTARIO, OREGON, FRIDAY. OCTODER Ifi, IWt.
1 all kinds
A little boosting won't hurt.
Wilson-Duffy Drug Oft, All
kinds of drugs.
The Boyer brick block will
Soon be completed.
Henry Allison loft Inst Friday
On a business trip to Mnrvsville.
That is s warm adv. of Ruder
& Lampkins have this week
Mr. and Mrs. A. Venator him
returned to tbeir home in I far
(Jhicken dinner nt the Carter
"Tlouse Sunday evening from 0
to 8. 50 cents.
' The many friends of m
H bson will be pl as d to leai n
that he is recovering from hi
To.n Jones was in tbo city
Tuesday. He is now located al
Caldwell, temporarily, but will
soon roturn to Ontario.
Tuesday was Ontario ami
Eastern Oregon day it the Bolei
fair. Quite a nu in !;-nf ' mTIiT
rioltes ni;;', Yuleitcs atlended.
For Sale Cheap Improve'
Economy cream separator; Ma1
as new. Can be seen nt Poor
man's, next door to poMollico.
Geo. Clark, our popular fern
man, returned Tuesday from in
extended business trip to ('aid
well and oilier Canyon count'
Dr. Silver wood, the veterinary
has opened an ollieo in th
Multnomah block. He gUBrnn
tees satisfaction in bis lino n
Clothes clenned, pressed and
repaired by Gone UOIianl al tin
Fiser building. Work called tot
and delivered and snlisfuciim
' R. S. Rutherford has just re
ceived a viiciini cleaner and so
licits work from the citizens id
Ontario in that lino and antis
fartion guaranteed. Winn ym
went your bolt I leaned jmt lei
i-tfacle Dick" know
Lees 4 Bluckal'V lliis week
s iid to 8. 1 Bradley of Jo dun
Valley, tbo Scott place on tin
East Side, consisting of dwelling
and seven lots for 11000, Mr.
Bradley and family will coon
move to Ontario and the ebil
(rn will uttend school.
Any physician that know the
Wilson-Duffy Drug Co , will not
hesitate to trust bis patient's
medicine to us for preparation.
Attorney A N. Soliss will
leave Sunday for Chicago to
take testimony in two cases
against the Western Beit Sugar
Co of Mountainhome, and ex
pects" to be absent 0 days.
Mrs. Soliss will accompany him
on the .trip.
N. C. Kries has received
carload of f rui ', consisting ol
tipples, penis and prunes. Those
desiring fruit cull at the build
ing southeast of the operu house
Married In Portland, Oft I,
1909, C. D. Brainard to m
Gertrude Rowland. Both the
contracting parties are well
known in Ontario, the groom
formerly being engaged in busi
ness here, and the bride is u
sister of Mrs A. N. Soliss, huv
ing visited here on several occa
sions. The best wishes of many
friends in Ontario is extended.
Croy 4 Delias of the Fustime
billiard end pool rooms, one of
the finest in the northwest, in
vites your patrouuge. The linn
also carries cigars, tohucco, tine
confectionery, etc., The fruit
and confectionery store is separ
ate from the billiard room, ami
he ladies of Ontario are es
pecially invited to make their
p rchases at the 1'astime, just
with of Boyer Bros. .4 Co.
Rend Harry P.. (irauel's new
adv. in Ibis issue.
Good clothes cheap for men
and boys at Ruder lira1 0
You address a whole com
inunity when you advertise a
few wl " vou grumble.
For Sale Tent, I f.x.'ir. with 7
foot wall; needs some repairing
hut n hnruuin. Inuuireol Rev.
(J. W. Mi .-rioon.
Mrs. V). A. Frascr is visiting
her sister in Boise this week
and taking in the light! at the
For Sale S-room house, B
rooms finished : .'lots; desirable
pirl of the city; cheap. Inquire
C. K. Keiiyon, or Argus olliec.
J .1 OOTtright arrived home
from Haines Springs on Tues
day uini reporls Mint Mr, t'nrt
right is slowly improving in
(has. Thebun.l, the well
known farmer and breeder d
blooded, nl.Lrl ,,f. initr Vale, whs
in the city Tuesday renewing
Several stale papers are still
hoosting J. W. McCulloeh for
governor. Why naif Me would
make the best chief cm ulive
Oregon ever hud.
Williams g Mover, proprietor
f tl.e Electric Ma.e, desire to
inform the public that in (In
inline ii change of progiam
nightly will be given at their
popular llttla theatre.
I). B. Tullle lias opened u
econd hand store, two doors
north of the Argus olliec and
.vill buy and sell all kinds ol
your patronage and guarantees
his patrons u square deal.
Bui bridge A Doolillle this
week sold to J. I''. Burrcll the
Nil liolo farm just west of Onln
rio, for P2, BOO, and HI aeies of
ihe I '. . : . 1 1 1 1 : tract to P M
Whitteii. Both purchasers arc
from Missouri mid didn't hav
to be shown.
Blue Prints oi any Township
in the Ruins l.aud Dictrlct,
showing names i cntiyinen,
kinds of entry, date-, etc , and
topography. Price l 00. J
('. Turney, Rums, Oregon.
Married In this eity, Oct. s,
1909, f. W. MePweli to Mi I-
tal Sioit, hoih of skull Springe,
Rev. .1. W Miller aflalating.
The In ide is a niece of Tom
rurnbull, the well known sheep
man, and the many fiieiids of
ihe happy couple evtciul beet
Auto for Sale- Good aa near;
will sell cheap for cash or good
note; must sell on n. count of
ill-health. S. A. llobson, Onti
A cublegram was received
from the father of Adolph
S( hiielier on Friday stating not
to ship the body of his son to
Germany, ' ,; to cremate the re
mains if passible, or bury the
same in Boise. The funeral was
held in Boiee OO Sunday, inter
im nt being in the beautiful
Morns Hill cemetery.
Health is too pre ions to he
tampered with by im ompetent
vendors of drugs. Try I he
Wilson Duffy Drag Oa., for
clean drug", and exiert service.
Mrs V. (i. Jenkins and
daughter, May Dixon, were in
the city Tucsduy f'nm Van
eouver, B. (' ., en route to Sail
Pike, where the Jenkins string
of nice horses are entered in
events. The stable consists ol
Roalta, holding the world's re
cord on u half-mile track, of
1:46; On Purole, Cinnamon,
Tube Rose, Prithee, Intonation
and Aunt Polly, the old set rare
mare in existence, recently pur
chased by Mr. Jenkins for breed
Rend Under Rwe, e. Lamp
kin's adv. Ibis week. It il I
Postmaster Sproul desires to
inform the public that on ac
count of the change of lime of
trains, all mail will he mule up
at 7 .".o p. m. Instead of B p, at.
J. R. B'ackubv mid wife, aid
Dr. Taylor and wife of Vale,
left yesterday morning for Rime
totakm ihe fiifr. They went
in Mr. Ifluckahr's dnlo,
Sheriff Odetl, and wife, went
to Boise on Tiicdac. Bob'l
mission sai on official business
while Mrs. Odcll will vi.'il
friends ami take in the fair.
C. R. Kmison, cashier of tin
Ontario National Bunk, mid
sife, look iii the splits at the
Roiso fuir this wick Charlev
sas the "Siei'e of Jericho" is
grand to behold
Ontario's high school f oat ball
train went OYer to Payette
on Saturday, in oinpanied by u
bevy of bentlifiil young ladies,
and defeated the Payette nun
by : score of B to (I,
K. J. Benin, W. II Benin urn!
Ike Whitcley of Ironside, were
III the city the In I of Ihe week
from Ironside. They were n
liesses for Rill Renin, W ho proved
up on Pit) teres of land.
New line of pillow tops, em
broidery silks mid stand ravers,
received this wccK ut Radci
Pros. ,V Pain pk iu's.
The mail who spends the dnv
gossiping on the sheet cornel.
and the man who slsras appose!
i very project, however good, de
signed to heller the town, mm
anything but a help to the phut
in w huh they live.
Sii vii'i h nl the Mi ihodi'l
church next Sunday as fo'.loari
Preaching at 1 1 iSO a sit . uml .
p. m. Bund ly school nt 1" ;i
a. m. Kpwniih leagne, 04f
p. m. Kveryhodv cordially in
viled. .1. V. M Her, paHiir.
I). P. Nee S last week pill
I I, ii d ID aer s of Ihe tjuaekcii
hush ranch from Mis W. P.
Pecs, paying for the same S". 100
and P. Pees, n brother of V. p.
Pees, bought -o ncres of the
trait and will bars the saint
planted to inter appl-'S.
I .in locale a nniti on lit1
acres of gov rumen! land will
two living springs; good Weei
voir site, land can all be plowed
three miles from railroad Sta
lion liliest fruit land III Mali' .
for S.'iO Address 1. M llrown,
i intario, t)rcg .
U'e note in several Hate a
peis that Representative W. H
Brooke is favorably mentioned
for congrcjeiO'iel honors nt ll e
next election W BCCOnd IsM
motion, as we know Rill would
make goad in the balls of cm
clothes leaned, pressed am
repaired by (Julie Conael al tl i
Pieer building belter bwililie
belli r work. Clothes i ailed fu
J K. Jones his returned don
a delightful v is Mnjhis old lion i
at Henderson, K v It was Im
lust visit in '2S yaafff, end be
tells the Argus thut the ( liMiiges
uro many, bill many of bis old
friends are siill among the liv
ing, whom he was very much
pleased to meet again.
a v i atapaaNata laaaaii
via Oregon Short Li US Railioud
$25.86 from Ontario to Beatib
ami return. On sale daily, coin
mem ing June 1st. Ask agenl-
or further particulars.
Read the Argus and e I the
creaiii of the news. Only $1.00
Bunt Do Not
. IHopesDeseirt to lb a
Judge Win. Miller, formerly I j1 tl under ?. bieb the rnnd enm
of Ontario, hut now of Rums I puny has twenty-live or thirty
who accompanied C. P. s. Wood thousand scree. Now, Mr Wood
and Win. Ilanlcy In Agency vnl- and Mr. Hanley hnve n plan to
ley, where the above parties try and create reservoirs in
were examining the woi k Civil Agency, Wuiin Spline; and
Kngineer Puulkner was em I Draeoey valleys so us tc lesre
ployed to MSjOniplisIl, ill an ill- the main Malheur Canyon open
lerview in (In
t. . ,.'
I. .-.,!. Mini in pail
II f. II II I I l . I U . 1 1 I .1 -M.I' l'M. N 11,11 s. WIIIIM III 11 iinriv
left Mr. Ilunlev and Mr to Ihe gotltl rork, nsinu the , .
" Im win
Wood ut Benlah looking over wnlers of tin I'.liVen I iver stored Hasleaaedall laadaaatssseaa
the prospective dam uini reser- there. Mr. Wood i also am
voir site in Agency Valley. lboiied to make some pielimi
When shown the Oregoniiin with nury surveys uml iiiuke a ic
the excited Bums dispatch they port.
both laughed and Mr. W I said Then Mi Ilunlev bus his pet
he was glad to see they were in
such ivod company us J. J. Hill
and John P. Stephens.
Mr. Ilunlev uml Mr. Wood
agreed i hat it would he wrong to
xcite the people with lalse ,
hopes, and the facts arc that Ihe
ocretery ol the interior bus re.
c led the Harney Valley I in-
provement Oo's, Oarejf Act
-cheine uml Mr. Ilunlev ami Mr.
Wood intend to reclaim the de-
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. .1 I...1.IU 1.1 II l.ll. ...Illl..' Illl,, ll.
ihe si tilers uml in the tract con.
tcmplnled to be sillied are more
ihiin ten llmusiiiid acres belong-
i nt; to the mad company. The
garat nmenl has pnuiiculiy de -
rided iil'iiiiisI the Miilheur pin-
Dunn Is Going Through
General Manager I hum of the
Puyetle Pumpkin Vine is gelling
high loncd I beat days with Ins
linky road. Agent Drain kiudlv
SSked Iii HI (he other day if he
ras going la stop at Oulerlo
with his special on his way to
lloise on ! i idny, uml received
i he folio.', 0 icply :
II O )i:k No; soi rv we
can't slop, a- 1 hnve ONLY 18
l.l'lll' I won t have room
or nnv nmie. Wad h us gn
If propel arrangements rail
e made Ihe m bonis, business
'muses and banks w ill be ellM 1
Krblai nioi mug, and ihcpmme
Hand, comiiting of :iti piece.-,
i ml the cut lie populace of Onla
io Will be al ihe depot to "wati'h
Dunn and bis Ifi eats go
llai iv I! ii ti' nl Im- p'nc ii
on a pedestal in front of his up
io dale jewelry store, nn ilieine
clo'-k of his own invention, and
i the mil v Olie of (In- kind in
i be aoi ''.
I ne nice oi uiu i 101 n is uini mh
with M little ehciiic bulbs. The
'ei... i . r .1 . I I, :, .I....1 .
inner 1- bulbx m.k the h nil
land, titS outer f the In e
niniile pciinds 'I'o read the
clock correctly ycu should
note at many ininules past the
hour. 1' or instance: Inn it
t i- io minutes to u vou should
read H:.',0 o'ebuk, and so on
through the dial, for the ru-on
that the hour light dON UOt
travel like ihe hour band on a
clock, but is stationery at the
liguic it designates.
llitv uml l'.i-.niie lor Sale
On Pine deck, Harney i -01111-
tv ; tiuiothv bay and tine graaa
pasture; good shelter Slid open
water eb .lion. .'itiOO feel.
KffTas 4 V vnDkuv kkk,
Desire to Incite
e . ii'
,u lailmud niupon's ami also
cut a liaum I f"ni Mnlheiir Inl S
hobby, the district constructed
ami owned railroad and he with
Mr. MrCi,,Uh and Mr Mallett
have formed u corporation
called the Boise V Western,
with lift v thousand dollars iniu-
tal slock, similar to Ihe COI
poratiou formed at Coos Ray
to try and make suiveys uml
colled righl ol wuv , uml be
and Mr. Wood me going to try
to hnve the miiiic surveyms u,
,11 11. .1.1 .'.If.. I1 lllllll , Ll,tll.
Mr. YA noil sunt' " I Ins sejhig nt mm SChOOlhoUOS Si
creey of railroad operations nl " p ni.
ways struck RM as a good SUhl , I'oornian has puai liused
jret for comic opera it nev cr ,K, lM,, M ( iiee.m dwellings in
fools any one uini nev.r doositlie eoothorn nert of the city.
nnv eood in the lui.e inn."
Take Iho Medal
We alwavs held olllsclf ill
high retCCm as a liar, but the
following from u Dakota editor,
makes lis go iiway luck and -il
"A few vents ago a farnici
near (i.ilind I. mil a small bam,
Utfiug gri en wdlow DOStS il the
conn t and . bmg the i ! I
llel i car h id INI Sled In - nv
thai, w Iii lea-, he had put lln
I'1"'" mi Ihe gioiind It was Mini
leet iil'ove Hie soil, I he w iIIikv
nets, III lead nr being dead,
were mill h all', e. Ill till ii up
Sard ImiV e lln had i III I led I In
b:ii ii along. I. i-t J car I he barn
via- Oil Mills nine lei I high, and
the Im mil pi.l ii new floor in
and siirimiinh d Pie nels ST i til
siding, therebj making a tv.o
-im v ail. in- There is now ..
pace nt eight Inches between
the lliiol- and Hie gimind and
I In- owner evp. I- to have a
three sloi ) bam In 1010,"
Three spans ol the Ontai io.
Snake river bit IgS are coin
pb leii ami but urn piers Slid
i. in- span remain- to be b lilt In
complete the sti in line A laige
loieeol men me now
aradina on the Idaho
t w i i k
the spproacbi Ths hill In In ing
wii-bed ,iu .a b hydraulic nn s
sine Ivt'l ItHltl pounds of l o-' -
,,.r bah been used in hluslii K
tl(. hardpan in the high bluff
Minn; to t.wivw tats
N'olice is hereby given that
ihe hoard 'f Kqualisatiou will
meet at the con. t hou-e in Vale
il... si.!-. I M.....I .. I ...... 1 ...
till lli' l IIU llli'llUiil , iii;- iik
,' . .... . ,,.,.,,,-. ,1 ,'
I Will .In v l.l I lei 1. lie I III till til'
purpose ol sxamiuiug tbs Ta
Koli and equalising tilS -one
All objections to lbs as se-sir ei it
of any piopntv u.u-t be uuide
in writing and 1,1.-1 will, the
cleik during the lir-l wick Ol
.,, 1 1,
lie 111. 111. .- it 11
s. L. Paymi ,
Assessor ol Ualbeui County,' Ire
Indicatinns Gralif yinq.
Oil Found at the Bottom
of the Ontario Well
eiigngeii in cleaning
oil well llns wick.;
ishcr encountered oil
hi considerable quantity in Ihe
sediment nt (he bottom n the
well, an indication thai a Mow 61
oil is near al hand,
It bus always been the opinion
.. experts, from lbs showing
in.ide, that oil m paying tiuau
ll y will Ik encountered at u
I' I lli of 1000 or 1000 feet, and
thai depth w ill soon he attained
ai.d we all hope for u gUslier
Till-: tlltAmt HABIT.
A narasn stasia ifows so a r .
Ami she - t !- unit In i.- late shea
'- nl ' - i ' : t i" i niinin' nr inurr
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i urn mie mull uihi iimk Mm H m
ui . i .i .
And ski i'rlni ! ..I a- plum dm eun OS
I'lilil sin- ln.ik Into ii BjtaSS,
A until in Mm moratmbss apwttks
Tiifn he rsaskas oat for bjIbsj .
lie pni h .in to- Btoehes uml eess oat sa
I lie lawn,
tint sel beknas lates sjleei
tie steaaaiets sad sflsrwaeis barrtss
lie i.ii ni a jiiiii ii Hi.. nri seraer
lis small i" est rM ai that dark tests
"f In- nvn.
ini in- laohs Into il id,,..
.111.1 . . I
.ii. ihiiii M'liooi ami pi i mil
A l i . I I it..
.1 I . . Cil lull l Ii I II i Illl
public si hool teticln it. ill t In
'ipi-lll hotlSe I Jt -1 I idav even
ing. II. T Hunted ind ebildreu
v Isited Boise durit ; the sraalt
ami took in ihe doings si tin
Topic for SCI V Ii cs al the Pni-
Icd Presbyterian ball nexl Bun
dav Mm -i.ine, "A t 'ini-i nin i
Void oi i )in use." Kveniug,
"ItigllU oll-,i --,Ti llipt lulu e uml
ludgmeul lot mi
Shclll'l lull Odill of Mall,, U
county Im- l ii for h sflei
being in in i.niv of I,.. i, h i.
alipnn, inn sill I ill, Im a H llill
He was i, nl In Id il i a niisde-
ineauor, but I. mi aas sfraid be
might dll n -thing 'I S 1 1
of ibem wen im! wc'ie bought
oft. Bui ii- l --IP laid
The question is: 'Who shot
lien. Wright' pi I dm k"'' Pi. b
Im- Maddi ii d i npiM d utti 1 1
A igu nfliee llii morning sii
told II- In I, id - mil In- ; 'VI
di m c thiil lyt I los ii i iii i
tin- duck, mists I.- t ' fo.it
inl bird for ' bulbil. r a- !
i .line IIIIHCkillg In,! . ! , I.. Iii
I liiii i- .ill I ic !e .Im- u nuld say
I. v'l i ii Kyle uml Jim ImhIi f s
e I iiii ib.ii very lains dm k.
W 'here. iill. wh ll
I - I'imii ii,, .ii .-. mine '
St in i d A sorrel mare pin n .
i;i im ii nr in fur in Harry I'
.,,, M t w reahouts and
1 eive 11 w. ml 1 1.11 1 v w SUtS this
euulue and w.,1. 1- her bad. 8be
j gl'I'S iv llie name 01 .VI ISh Jel K y-
lelk and ha- a record Oil the
j LouUville, Kv , trees: ol Hvsj
j l( ., , 1(((i, su. j
hlgh-spilltld, holding hei head
praeihle, sud her gait
will jeik any buggy 10 pieces if
I she is dliven to the vehicle live
j cons,utlvS times Put, -till,
, J w j. -
1 will IMIV live -liver plunks to
any one iituiiiing the uniinal
to ( Intario.
, FL A VORI NG
We ii, .ike tin i by the
gallon ct.il m II Ill's m by the
Vjiiniin Kxtracti 16s the
Peiiion Extracts 1 ihe
Theee extracts si i super
i"i to tboee usually sold
and we guarantee them to
i onfoini to the Pine pood
and Drug Art,
I. i:IHMi It (ililHT.
Intario, I Megi n
I "nr mill interest, gad
wi' ih not gn Into outside
11 nee, Hanoe ne arc able to
give you ii Una stuck of
Of tlto County.
TT Hi will I,,, 1 .igroc to
lllilke ;l VVlli'illi.'iil'ow ki'l'li
nun . inn up. doing ili. next
thing i" it by requiring our
Sign I" murk lln- linn .,r vou.
W c do agree Ul make
any kind of a time
piece sci vc von aeoept
idtly ui a very moder
W" guarautee jrou latisfactiae.
in sll di slings,
A eompb ie inn 01 eHringa,
-In i 1 Music and I ii-i i u mei K.
Harry B, Grauel
I be lavi Ii and Mu di nl limine
nt bilai in On
baker City, Oregon
fowling diid Dtiy School
...ii i : . jrsers
' nurse u -tudle- eli-
biai 1- lb, aighth grades of eolu
IUOII lludifl . brared on f,e .statu
oui 1 : iiidn 1, Ihe Ai ailemie
com -e ..I fnui years ami the
( 'mill. 11 11 nil 1 0111 1
'I In mnsie and painting da
pertinents offei splendid advasV
Html i en will bs n rauied Sept.
7, lUOtl I ''oi furtbel purtitu.
lars 1 dl at the Ai iidiuiv or ud
dress the Sihti 11 Si irkiuu.
AH the news .iii the time is
llie 11 ott ' el the Al ills, and the
price is mily 1 the J ur.