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CITY NEWS IN BRIEF
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COLUMBIA THEATER (14 th and Washington)
Matinee at 2 and evening at 8, 'Dora
EMPIRE THEATER (12th and MciTison)Mat-
lnee at 2:15 and evening at 8:15. ien
Xlghts in a Bar-room."
STAR THEATER (Parle and Washington)-
Continuous vaudeville. 2:30. 7:30 and 9
GRAND THEATER (Park and -Washington!
Continuous vaudeville, 2:30 to 10:o0
BAKER THEATER (3d and TamhM) Con
tinuous vaudeville, 2:30. 7:30 and 9 P.M.
Death of Engineee Who Built Steel
Bridge. The many friends in Oregon and
Washington of Mr. George Lederle will
be grieved to learn of his death at New
Orleans of heart failure after an illness
of but two or three days. As engineer
in charge of the construction of the Steel
bridge, as well as the Snake River bridge
at Biparia and the partly constructed
Union Pacific bridge across the Columbia
at "Vancouver, Mr. Lederle had a large
circle of friends and acquaintances In
Portland during the early '90s, and his
since become one of the best-known engi
neers in the United States. For some
years he has been a partner in the firm
of Christie & Low,' of Chicago, and had
charge of a number of the largest harbor
Improvement contracts in the country. At
the time of his death be was managing
lor the firm the Improvement of the
Southwest Pass at the mouth of the Mis
sissippi, this contract alone amounting to
52,500,000. Mr. Lederle was still in the
prime of ilfe and his death is a distinct
loss to the country at large, as well as
to his many friends here and elsewhere.
He left no family, but his mother is still
living, and his remains were shipped to
the family home in Detroit. Michigan.
Farmers Clear Oct Coyotes. At Mar
mot and Almes, about 30 miles east of
Portland, the farmers have just made a
successful experiment In getting rid of
the troublesome coyotes, which had been
killing their lambs and calves and pre
venting their raising sheep. At Marmot
young calves were frequently killed,
while at Almes lambs disappeared almost
every night A quantity of poison was
procured from Portland and put out in
different sections of the district where the
coyotes had been raiding the sheep. Just
how many coyotes were killed Is not
known, but the nifmber was not small.
Since then no lambs have been killed and
the farmers are in hopes that they will
meet with no more losses.
Put in Counter Claim. A peculiar law
suit will soon be tried In the East Side
Court. A. Anderson brought an actioa
to recover $39.35 from JCels Nelson, a bal
ance alleged to be due for building a
house for the latter on Mississippi ave
nue. The amount he was to be paid was
J290. but Nelson paid him 5244, alleging
that poor work was done. Nelson in his
answer set up a counter claim for $80.35
for damages. He alleges in his answer
that the house leaked, causing damages
to the amount of 525. Also that no win
dows were put In the basement, and that
one room was too small even to sleep In..
Hence he wants damages.
Tolls on Mount Road. Clackamas
County Court has fixed the following tolls
for the Mount Hood toll road 'for the
year; Automobiles, $2; four-wheel vehicle
drawn by one span of oxen, $2, and 40
cents additional for each yoke or span;
vehicle drawn by one horse, 1.25, saddle
horse, 75 cents; pack horse, 40 cents;
loose horse or mule, 15 cents; loose cattle,
10 cents each; sheep, goats and hogs, 2
cents each. The revenue from automo
biles will not be very great, as few have
been able to' get oyer the. Cascades as yet.
Death of Jewett D. Atkinson. Jew
ett D. Atkinson, an old resident of the
East Side and a member of Sumner Post
No. 12, G. A. R., died Friday at Salem.
He was CO years and 7 months old. Sev
eral grown children survive him. His
wife died several years ago. The funeral
will be held this afternoon at 2:30,o'clock
rrom Dunnlng's undertaking chapel. East
Sixth and Alder streets. It Is expected
that members of Sumner Post will attend.
The Past Sachems' Association, which
has heretofore given annual excursions
for the past seven years to various loca
tions, has arranged to again favor the
public with an enjoyable outing on April
30, from Portland, on the east side to Al
bany, where a stop will be made for din
ner, and from there to Corvallis for stop
again, and then down the west side home.
An all daylight trip through the garden
spot of "Oregon.
Fred Butler, Dr. Chapman's noted
soloist, will give a recital next Saturday
night at the White Temple. His solos
drew crowds to the Chapman meetings.
No finer voice has ever been heard In this
city. It will be a great treat to hear him
in a popular and classical programme.
Admission, 50 cents; reserved seats, 75
cents. Tickets on sale, Allen & Gllbert
Ramaker's, 6th and Morrison.
North Pacific Steamship Co.'s commo
dious steamship Roanoke, 2100 tons, sails
from San Francisco and Los Angeles, call
ing at Coos Bay and Eurekaj Thursday,
April 20, from Columbia Dock No. 1.
Ticket office, 251 Washington street. H.
S. B. Moeser, formerly with C. C. Smith
in the upholstery department, has opened
a shop of his own at 48 and 50 North Tenth
street and is prepared to do all kinds of
upholstering and repair work. Phone
For Rent. Fine brick warehouse, 20D
feet square, corner Front and Vaughn
streets. Formerly occupied by the Oregon
Sash & Door Co. Apply to F. E. Beach,
dealer in paints and oils, corner First and
Centemeri Glove Sale all this week.
5L75 quality for 51.50
$1.50 quality for ?L29
Perfect fitting; every pair warranted. P.
E. Brlgham, 7th and Washington.
Sealed bids for poncesslon. Past Sach
ems' excursion, Sunday, April 30, to Al
bany on east side to Corvallis and return
on west side. Address Dr. P. S. Lang
worthy, 145 First street.
Steamer Aberdeen sails for San Fran
cisco Tuesday evening. Cabin, 512; steer
age, 5S. Meals and berth Included. C. H.
Thompson, agent, 12S third street.
Steamship "Alliance" sails from
Couch-street dock for Coos Bay and Eu
reka Tuesday night, April 18, at S. F. P.
Baumgartner, agent. Main SSL
Baseball!! Todat, 2:30 P. M., 24th and
Vaughn streets. Adm., 25c; ladies free.
Strong semi-professional clubs, Schlllers
vs. East Portlands.
F. E. Beach & Co., the Pioneer Paint
Co., headquarters for rose lawn stakes,
painted green, or other colors if preferred.
135 First street.
Rev. R. D. Grant Will Preach. Rev.
Roland D. Grant will preach at the First
Congregational Church at 7:30 o'clock this
Deafness Cured scientifically. Free
tests. World's fair gold medal. 129 7th
street D. "Chambers' Optical Parlors.
A Meeting of the Glafke Republican
Club will be held at Allsky Hall, Third
and Morrison Sts., Friday, at 8 P. M.
Phtsicians prescribing massage please
call Miss Makl, Hood 635. 406 Abington
B. and R., homeopathics, now 307 Wash.,
Knight Drug Co.. agents. 'Phone 2693.
The Calumet Restaurant, 149 Seventh.
Fine luncheon. 35c; dinner 60c
Acme Oil Co. sell the best coalolls and
gasolines. Phone East 7S9.
Wanted, first-class bookkeeper. Apply
S. Silverfield & Co.
Fob. Rent. Two offices in Fenton bids.
Dr. HArrt Lane. Hamilton building.
Bur coffee elsewherethen try "Wooster.
People's Forum Debate. The debate
before the People's Forum on ""Individual
Ism vs. Socialism," which began last Sun
day' night w'ill be continued tonight in
Elks' Hall, Marquam building. The
speakers will be C E. S. Wood and J. B.
Stevens. All are welcome.
Baseball!! Todat, 2:30 P. M., 24th and
Vaughn streets. Adm., 25c; ladies free
Strong semi-professional clubs, Schlllers
vs. East Portlands.
Roses, two years old 23c, carnations 4c,
dahlias 15c, pansles 3c, verbenas 2c, lobe
lias lc, asters 1c, salvia 2c. Burkhardt's.
Meeting of the Glafke Republican Club
at Alisky Hall, Third and Morrison
streets, Tuesday, at 8 P. M.
SINE VIEW PROM THE TOWER
Lewis and Clark Observatory Is Now
Open to Visitors.
Every one residing in Portland
should visit the Lewis and Clark Ob
servatory, which was recently opened
to the public At this time of the year
especially after a hard rain, the at
mosphere Is perfect, and the view of
the great peaks and the grand pano
rama Is unequaled In this or any coun
try. The people of Portland should see
that all their friends coming from dis
tant points visit the tower, from the
top of which the magnificent scene
unfolded to the view Is bound to Im
press all with the grandeur of this
Take Portland Heights car and get
off at Hawthorne Terrace; electric el
evator; powerful search light; admis
sion 10c; open from 9 A. M. to 9 P. M.
WORKMEN VICTIMS OF GRAFT
Bunco Man Borrows Money on Pre
tense of Giving Jobs.
A new graft is being worked by a man
giving the name of Charles Barrett He
represents himself as the agent' of the
Inside Inn, at the Lewis and Clark Fair
grounds, and pretends to employ work
men. On the strength of this he borrows
sums of money from those he tells he will
The police were notified of the opera
tions of the man yc.stc.rday, and the de
tectives were assigned to the case. Frank
Lehnert rooming at a South Portland
hotel, told the officers that he was swin
dled out of 527.50 by the alleged manager.
THE COST OF PIANOS.
It is not so much the cost of produc
tion, but the cost of selling which
makes pianos expensive. There is the
canvasser to hunt you up, an agent
to bring you to the store, a teacher, a
neighbor or a friend to Influence you
for a commission, one party to furnish
the capital, another to manage the
business. This is all done away with
by Meyer's new method of piano sell
ing. I furnish the finest stock of pianos
bought for cash with my own money,
you select one, be your own agent, your
own confidential advisor, and see how
mUch you can save by buying at
Meyer's, 74 Sixth street
LA JOLLA. Cal.. April 9. 1995. Mr. Fred
T. Merrill, Dear Sir: Through the kind
ness of Mr. Richard Nixon, of your city. I
have before me a copy of The Oregonian
with the picture of you, and also your
candidacy for Mayor of Portland. You
have my warmest congratulations and
sincere hope of your success. I wish
every city could have a Mayor with the
sterling business qualities that I believe
you possess. Cordially yours.
S. E. BARRETT.
WILL SELL CHEAP FOR CASH
Finding It necessary to raise all the
ready money possible, I will sacrifice my
fine Chlckerlng Grand Piano to anyone
who will pay cash for it The instrument
has seen very little use and always had
the very best of care. It is as good as new.
Please call mornings at io4 E. Main street
SEWED SOLES j 75 CENTS.
Goodyear machine. Better than hand
work. Best material used. Schwlnd &
Bauer, 269 Yamhill, between Third and
Escapernong Is the finest product of
the Scupperhong, a native grape, identi
fied with the earliest settlement of the
country. It is a delicious, refreshing
white wine, moderately sweet, but with
sufficient natural fralt acidity to make
a perfect table wine, having an exquisite
fruit aroma and "bouquet" W. J. Schuy
ver & Co. Inc., distributors.
The Denver & Rio Grande scenery is
even more beautiful In Winter than -Summer.
Travel East via that line and spend
a day in Salt Lake City.
We have Just rcceatly added a new branch to cur business. Fancy
atoEen, which includes stones from all parts. -of the S'orld.
Ktmxlte, the b.ctt rent. Have yon neca ftf . The talk of the to-nn. If you
want to see some beautiful gems step in and take a look at them. .We
are rcIHhk a great many, and for an inexpensive stone It is the prettiest
on the market, has the brilliancy of a diamond, and a light lavender tint
that gives it a richness that is only found in the most expensive gems.
A Few pf the Many We Carry
DIAMONDS. RUBIES. AMETHYSTS.
SAPPHIRES. TURQUOISE. PEARLS.
OPVLS. TOPAZ. ZIRCOXS.
CHRYSOLITES. TOURMALINE. MOONSTONES.
BERYLS. GARNETS. CATS' EYES
AGATES. CIIRYSOPRASE. HEMATITE.
A great many others too numerous to mention.
Give us a call and we will show them to you.
JAEGER BROS. iWffii
290 MORRISON STREET
PORTLAND WIRE & IRON WORKS
PHONE MAIN 2000
263 FLANDERS ST., NEAR THIRD
HEARING OF LAND-FBATJB CASES
Defendants Will Appear In Federal
Court Tomorrow Morning.
All the most prominent defendants In
the land-fraud cases will gather In the
Federal Courtroom tomorrow morning to
become interested spectators in one way
or the other. On that day Blnger Her
mann will make his first appearance in
Portland as a defendant and will be ar
raigned before the court to answer to the
indictments against him. Mr. Hermann
is expected to reach the city this evening,
having left Washington the first of last
The plea in abatement in the Mitchell
case will be the main contention at the
Monday morning session of the court, for
the argument on this has been postponed
until that time. This action was taken
for two reasons, one to allow the defend
ants more time to. prepare, as they re
quested, the other to have as many of the
pleas as possible In court at the time of
the argument in order that all being iden
tical in application would come under
one argument, and thus save the time
and patience of the court
Congressman "Williamson was arraigned
on his two Indictments yesterday morn
ning, and offered demurrers to both in
struments, alleging that they did not fur
nish evidence of crime sufficient to In
dict, and that they were not definite and
certain, wherefore the defendant should
be allowed to go upon the quashing of
the documents. The time for argument
on those demurrers has not been set by
D. It. Van Gesncr and Marion R. Biggs,
the co-defendants with Mr. "Williamson,
filed pleas In abatement as had been
previously done by Senator Mitchell and
the others of the defenc'ants who have
been arraigned thus far.
WHERE TO DINE.
All the delicacies of '.ho season at tb
Portland Restaurant fine, private- apart
meats for parties. 805 "Wash., near 5th.
Will serve an elegant turkey dinner today,
with wine. 50c. 145 First Main 235
Genuine French dinner, with wine, 50c.
Chicken dinner, 35c. 6S 6th, near Oak.
Parisian Bakery, best genuine French
bread, restaurateurs. Call on Henry
Miller, 2SS Harrison street
The Empire Restaurant will serve spe
cial chicken dinner today, from 12 to 7:30.
392 Third street
Special chicken dinner today at Per
kins Restaurant 35c. D. M. Watson.
Genuine French dinner, with wine, 50c,
at 98 Fifth -street, near Stark.
Cadets Will Go on Campaign.
The cadets of the Newill Blvervlew
Academy will make an expedition during
the Easter holidays to Bull Run, camping
Suits $15.00 to $27.50. Double or
single-breasted. Wear one and you
will never wear any other make
Famous Clothing Go.
COR. MORRISON and SECOND STREETS
Yes, we hare them all, any Kind of a stone you
want, from a 5500 diamond to a 25-cent agate. AVe
cre match or supply any color, size or style, of
stone that is on the market
BANK AND OFFICE RAILING
WIRE AND IRON FENCING
Barbed Wire, Wire and Lawn Fencing,
Poultry Netting, Etc.
out and cooking their own food In true
campaign style. Only the elder boys wffl
be in the company which makes the
march, -as the tramping will be arduous.
Plenty of time, however, will be given
the boys to fish and e"njoy the other recre
ations which the country they are going
EVERY FACILITY KNOWN TO THE
Is accorded thu smallest customer art
well as the largest in this institution
for saving. We take pains to explain
matters to any interested inquirer. We
pay 4 per cent interest, compounding
that semi-annually, and conserve your
best interests all possible. Ask freely
In person, or mail If you desire to know
OREGON SAVINGS BANK
Sixth and Morrison
"We ask 3011 to see our splendid
assortment of Pianos the finest pos
sible to procure comprising over 15
different makes and in their different
styles and cases, making a selection
of some 75 different instruments.
Surely you could find something
here to please you. It costs nothing
to look, and by so doing you may
save many dollars and also regrets.
Our easy-payment system will appeal
to you. Come and let us explain it.
$10.00 is all you need to start with.
SOULE BROS. PIANO CO.
(Steinway and other Pianos)
Corner Morrison and West Park Sts.
Our Most Cordial
We do not indulge in
"blowing" -about the
wonders we can do that
others can't perform
There Are None Better
Than the clothes we offer.
Certainly a modest claim
for our celebrated : :
. SMART CLOTHES .
Fourth and Washington Sts.
a notable assembly of
The materials are of
and the designs are
of a character pledg
ing to the wearer a
ness. New York Dental Parlors
OPEN DAY AND NIGHT
From 8:30 A. M.
Until 10:00 P. M.
Our specialists or world renown -will treat
nil who come with thu courtesy and care
that the New York Dentists are so well
known by. Wo do n8t try to compete with
cheap dental work, but do all kinds o Crst
class work at about half that charged by
others. All operations are guaranteed pain
less. Tou can have your teeth out In the
morning and go home with your NEW
TBETH "that fit" the same day.
All work guaranteed, with a protected
guarantee for 10 years.
TEETH EXTRACTED AND FILLED AB
soi.t 'i Lf WITHOUT PAIN, by our late
scientific methods applied to the sums. No
sleep-producing agents or cocaine.
These are the only dental parlors In
Portland having PATENTED APPLIANCES
and Ingredients to extract, fill and apply
gold crowns and porcelain crowns undetect
able from natural teeth. All work done by
GRADUATED DENTISTS of from 12 to 20
years' experience, and each department In
charge of a specialist, give us a call, and
you will find us to do exactly as we adver
tise. We will tell you . in advance exactly
what your work will cost by a FREE EX
AMINATION. SET TEETH $5.00
GOLD CROWNS $5.00
GOLD P1LTJNGS Sl.OO
SILVER riLLlNGS COo
New York Dental Parlors
Hours: 8:30 A. 1L to 10 P. II.: Sundays and
holidays. 8:30 to I P. II.
Fourth and Morrison Streets. Portland. Or.
Ask Your Dealer About
D'OIier Portables and
Greater Electric Light, Less Cost
HOJCEOPATTUC REMEDIES Complete
stock, moderate prices. Mall orders solicited.
Catalogue- tree. TVOODXKD. CLASKK &
CO., Portlaad. Or.
asm. . hhmtv
3 or faster
Set it down
For a fact
That our Boys Clothing
Is notthe common kind of
Ready-Made Clothing. We select
Materials,- frame patterns,
Closely guard the making,
And never put the
Name of this house
Upon a Garment until
Thoroughly satisfied that it will
Recommend our entire business-.
The price also must be low
Not simply reasonable
BUT LOW It is ' :
To know this, as much
That goes to make up a
Garment is hidden from sight.
Particular attention is invited to
Our lavish display for Easter.
BUSTER BROWN SUITS AND SAILOR SUITS
For boys of 2i2 to 11 years $5.00 to $15.00.
DOUBLE-BREASTED AND NORFOLK SUITS
Of rare fancy Scotch Mixtures as well as plain blues and blacks'
. $4.00 to $12.50. '
... - LONG-PANTS SUITS FOR THE PARTICULAR COLLEGE CHAP
Who wants that swagger effect $8.50 to $25.00.
New Lines of Easter Furnishings, Hats and Caps for Boys.
The Greatest Clething House in
From which to make a selection
We have a large and complete
assortment in sizes and shapes, and
at prices well within the reach tf
We cordially invito your inspec
tion. U'f, CO PARISH'S
133 SIXTH STREET
FREE CONCERT ON THE VICTOR
Wo do crown and bridge work with
out pain. Our 18 years experience In
plate -work enables us to fit your
Dr. W. A. Wise has found s. safe
way to extract teeth, absolutely with
out pain. Dr. T. P. Wise is an ex
pert at sold fUllnc and crown and
bridge work. Extracting- free when
plates or bridges are ordered.
WISE BROS., Dentists
FaUInjr bids:., cor. 3d and Trash, sts;
Open evenings till 0 P. M. Sundays
from 0 to 12. Or. Main 2029.
DR. T. P. WISE.
ST. MARGAKET'S IIAIX. San 3Iateo, Cal.
Eleanor Tcbbetts. Actinjr Principal.
BOXWOOD 3IA'OR SCHOOL. !Lyme, Conn.
I. Xoulse Tebbetts, Aftlnjr Principal.
Same Course, Same Rates.' Same management.
Pupils of either school may spend a jear or
lew at the other school, for climatic or other
reasons, without Interruption of studies or dis
turbance of wchool discipline, and without add
.ed expense, except In so far as addlUonal ex
penses Incurred by the Journey across Conti
nent For further Information address either
school, either princioaL
fine stock oC
you cannot well afford to overlook our
IM WASHINGTON STREET.
Bet. 4th and 5th.
SCFATFC&. V I
WITH WINE $1.00
FROM 2 TO 8 P. M.
OUR EASTER SERVICE
will be found to include everything that
Is toothsome and delicious la dainty tid
bits, Spring: broilers, Sprlns lamb and
veal, younff ducks, geese and, bos-ides, our
usual cuisine, -which Is the finest that can
be found In Portland. We get the choic
est that Is to be found, and we have It
cooked and served fit for the most critical
Fourth and Stark St.
realize that your future depends
upon your eyes.
Good work demands
clear vision. If yours is fautly let us fit
you with needed glasses or you will drop out
of the race. . ... ,
3 TO 4 O'CLOCK
Saturday Evenings S to 10
Graves' Music Store
328 Washington. Street. Portland.
Machines. $1.00 Down, Balance on Emj
Payments. "Without Interest.
OB. W. A. WISE.
gchwab Priming Co.
IZST WORK. RZjtSOHJBLZ PRICES
2 4 7 STARK STRXIT
ASTH MA EStSepre!
nu 8 a,m pared foryouseadtnlldeicrip.
Uonof year case and names of two asthmatic
sufferers. FRANK WHETZEL, M. D.t
Om. 1 . Anwriwn txprm IM Chics