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THE COOS BAY TIMES, MARSHFIELD, OREGON, TUESDAY, AUGUST 31, 1909 -EVENING EDITION
nwrsd SUGGESTION 10
YOU PROVE IT!
An .invitation to all
owners of cylinder machines
Columbia and others.
"We could argue the quality of Columbia
Indestructible Cylinder Records until a year
from now but what good would it do if
you could not prove it for yourself by coming
into our store and seeing and hearing it?
We could print a whole newspaper every
day about the special and original Colum
bia processes of manufacture and get no
where at all if the Records did not bear the
won't break, no matter how roughly they are used,
they won't wear out, no matter how often they are
played. Moreover, their tone is far purer, clearer,
more brilliant than that of any other cylinder
record made. Don't merely take our word for it
come inside our store and listeaCost 35 cents 1
LOCKHART-PARSONS DRUG CO. ,
"THE BUSY CORNER" MnrsMIeld, Orogon.
What Kodol Will Do
"For you, when you need it. But the longer you neg
lect Indigestion, the more you will suffer before Kodol
can restore Good Digestion.
And, of course, Indigestion if nes-
Jested long enough, brings on serl-
oussdlseases In which Kodol cannot
benefit you. Some of these there
1s no help for at all.
There are, In fact, very few ail
ments which cannot bo traced d'
Tectly to impure blood. And im
pure blood is always due to a dis
Use Kodol and pi event Nervous
Kodol will effectually assist Na
' lure to secure a complete restora
tion of good digestion. It does
this by at once digesting all food
in the stomach and keeping it di
gested, until the stomach is rested
and can resume its own work. Ko
dol romoves the cause--and the
effect quickly removes itself.
When it is recalled that Apo
plexy, Heart Disease, Cancer and
even Consumption are due to
poor digestion and poisons thus
transmitted to the blood, and
throughout the system the impor
tance of maintaining good diges
tion is at onco realized.
LOCKHART PAKSOXS DRUG CO.,
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Is a Gift that is appreciated.
I We sell them on Credit with
We refund all your money
1 sented. Easy payments without extra
,k charge. Latest designs in Jewelry. Watch
. . p airing by an experienced
Carleton Jewelry Company
FIRST TRUST AND SAVINGS
CHANDLER HOTEL, MARSHFIELD, OREGON.
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We knew what Kodol would do
before ever the first bottle was
sold. If we did not know just what
it will do, we would not guaiaaUj
it the way we do.
It is easy for you to prove Kodol
the next (or the first) time you
have an attack of indigestion. And
you will certainly be surprised at
the results. It is perfectly harm
less. There can bo no harm in trying
something that may do you a great
dal of good when it costs you
nothing if it doesn't.
Qo to your druggist toiluj ami pot a ilol
lnr bottle. Then after jou hue lined the
entire contents of the bottle if jou can
honestly say, that Khan not done )uu any
pood, return the bottle to the drupKlot and
he 1111 refund your money without quea
tlou or delay. We will then pay the drup
plst for the bottle. Don't hesitate, alt
druggists know that our guarantee Is good.
This oiTer applies to the large bottle only
and to but one in a family. The large bot
tle contains 2tf times as tnuclt as the tlfty
Kodol is prepared at the labora
tories of E. C. DeWitt & Co.,Chicago.
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Diamond Ring or
Dia mond Scarf Pin
if not as rep-
RANK BUILDING, OPPOSITE
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OREGON Fair tonight and
t LOCAL TEMPERATURE RE-
P For twenty-four hours end-
ing at 4:43 p. m., Aug. 30, by
Mrs. E. Mingus, special govern-
ment meteorological observer.
Maximum . . ' C3
At 4:43 p. m 00
Wind, Northwest; partly cloudy
Council Tonight. The Marshileld
3lty council will meet this evening
to take up a number of matters.
Move In October. The Marsh
Hold Aerie of Eagles will move into
.heir now home on South Second
street early in October. The flnish
.ng work on the elegant new build
ing Is now underway, the Coos Bay
Wiring Company being given the
wiling contract and Wiley &
Schroeder the plumbing contract.
Is Married. The following an
nouncement of the marriage of Prof.
E. D. Ressler who recently spent
some time In Coos county v and at
tended the teachers' institute at Co
quille will be of Interest to his
friends here: "E. D. Ressler, for
merly president of the Monmouth
Normal school, was married to Mrs.
.May B. Babbett of Monmouth, in
Corvallls, Thursday. The Rev. R. N.
Bell officiated. Mr. and Mrs.' Hess
ler will make their home at Corval
is, Mr. Ressler being a member of
the faculty of the O. A., C."
J. B. MILNE left today for Nevada
where he will, spend considerable
DR. J. T. McCORMAC will break
camp at his summer home on
South Coos River Thursday.
F. M. FRIEDBERG and family will
return Saturday from their sum
mer home on South Cobs River-.
QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION
of its kind in the Northwest, we invito
the investigation of those who want the
best in a practical education. Let us prove
superiority. Call, phone or write. Cat
alogue, business forms and penwork free.
PORTLAND BUSINESS COLLEGE
"The School of Quality"
Tenth and Morrison 3 Portland, Oregon
A. P. Armstrong, ll. b., trincipal
I limpire r laster
? COVERS ONE-FOURTH MORE SURFACE, V
V SELLS FOR LESS PER TON tt
DOES NOT CRACK, ?
K THE FINISHED JOR LOOKS BETTER. a
MURPHY-DOW BUILDING MATERIAL CO. $
WANTED Work on ranch by
young man. Strong and willing.
Address "J. P." care Times office.
WANTED Fourteen men at once
for sawmill work at Old Town
Mill at North Bend.
WANTED Two girls at Marshileld
Hand and Steam Laundry.
WANTED Good girl for general
housework. Address "F," care
WANTED. Competent girl for gen
eral housework. Apply Mrs, J.
R. Smith, North Bend, Phone 291
WANTED Bricklaying and flue
building. C. F. Ross,
WANTED Girl for general house-
1 work Apply 'A. B.' Times office.
WANTED Girl for general house
work. Mrs. A. O, Rogers.
Staie Superintendent Acker
man Pays High Tribute to
Educational Work Here.
SALEM, Ore., Aug. 31. The
Oregon Statesman prints the follow
"SuperintJbndent of public instruc
tion, J. II. Ackerman, who hastJust
returned from Coquille, Coos cojnty,
where he attended the teachers' in
stitute and board of directors meet
ing reports that the schools of Coos
county are in a very flourishing con
dition. "Superintendent Ackerman says
that Coos county stands at the head
of the state In the manner of advan
cement of her school system and that
outside of Portland the high schools
of that county lead the state.
"Mnrshiield, North Bend and Ban
don, said Mr. Ackerman, are finely
equipped in the way of high school
buildings and equipment. From the
smallest detail to the largest, these
cities have provided for the comfort
and convenience 'of the teacher and
pupil. At Marshileld and North Bend
a department for cooking and sewing
has been installed and at North Bend
an immense swimming tank is in
operation and during the'school term
dally lessons in this art are taught
the scholars. The ventilation of
these buildings Is about perfect. A
system is used whereby the temper
ature of every room is automatically
kept at a given temperature and an
electric clock is in operation which
gives out the time for each study
hour in each room irrespective of
the difference in the schedule of .the
"The coat room difficulty has been
solved at Marshileld. The outside
wearing apparel of the student is
hung in the school room on the side
wall and on the op.ening of school a
sliding door covers this space and a
heating arrangement is used whereby
In wet weather the wraps are subject
to a drying process which is ventilat
ed and the odors or vapor are car
"The half yearly report of the
schools of the state will soon be
ready and will be published In the
Statesman. The work of the past
term has been very gratifying to Sup
erintendent Ackerman and he looks
for an increased interest In school
matters the coming year."
Within the last two decades there
have been only two years when the
wheat crop of France did not cover
the home demand.
France has five great mills and a
number of smaller ones at which
artificial silk Is made. There are
three kinds of it.
FOR SALE Rhode Island red pul
lets, flno thoroughbred stock,
Phone 25 J.
FOR RENT Finely furnished room
good location and view. Suitable
for two. Enquire at Flat 5 O'Con
FURNISHED room for gentleman,
close in Inquire J. S. care Times
FOR SALE Fast launch, 24 ft.
long, C-horse-power engine. Cheap
If taken at once. F. W. Reeder
FOR SALE One 16-foot row boat
in good condition, cheap. Apply
Pacific Launch Works.
FOR SALE BlacKwmlth tools and
shop at North Bend. R. N. Emery
Read The Times want ads.
J. C. GRAY of North Bend, was a
.Marshileld business visitor today.
MARRY McINTOSH expects to leave
tomorrow 'for a short visit In Ro
seburg. MRS. GEO D. WATKINS returned
yesterday from an extended visit
L. A. LIL.TEQVIST and Dr. Endicott
canio over from Coquille yesterr
day to attend the Elks doings. t
MISS SUSIE EICKWORTH is en
tertaining this afternoon In honor
or Mrs. C. C. Lightner of San
MISS VIOLET HENDERSON of the
Chamber of Commerce, returned
yesterday from a few days outing
at Ten Mile.
MRS. M. E. CARLETON, who has
been spending a few weeks with
her cousin, Mrs. A. T. Haines, left
today for her home In San Fran
BYRON HODSON of Catching Inlet,
was a Mnrshiield business visitor
today. He will leave tomorrow
for Roseburg and other Umpqua
MRS. H. H. McPHERSON and baby
left today for San Francisco
where they will visit relatives.
Mr. McPherson will probably join
them there later.
A. .H. POWERS tleft yesterday over
land for Minneapolis, Duluth and
other Minnesota points where
he will spend a month or so on
A. E. POTTER and wife of Eugene,
who have been spending consid
erable time in this section, will
leave tomorrow via the Roseburg
auto route for home.
MR. HICKEY of the Standlsh-Hlc-key
Lumber Company, who has
been In North Bend on business,
will leave tomorrow for San Fran
cisco, taking the overland route.
MRS. A. T. HAINES and Mr. Haines'
mother, Mrs. Haines of Los An
geles, left on the M. F. Plant to
day. The latter is returning to
her home after an extended visit
here while Mrs. -A. T. Haines will
spend a week In San Francisco.
CAL. WRIGHT, deputy game war
den, returned today from an ex
tended trip through Coos county.
He reports that the hunters are
complying with the law in good
shape this year, very few viola
tions being even hinted at.
SAM MARSDEN will leave in the
morning via the Roseburg auto
route for his annual vacation
trip. He will take in a number
of the Umpqua Valley races in
which his horse, Mack N, Is en
tored. Ho will also probably take
In the Seattle Fair.
State ok Ohio, Citv of Toledo, ) .
I.ucab County. I
Frank J. Cheney makes ontli Hint he Is senior
partner of tlio firm of F. J. Cheney ,fc Co, doing
buslne s In the City of Toledo. County and
Stnte aforesaid, nnd that mid firm 111 pay tlio
sum of ONK HU.VI)Iti:i) DOLLARS forcaclf nnd
e cry cne of CiUnrrli that ennnot ho cured by
the lire of HuU'u Catarrh Cure.
FRANK J. CHUNKY.
Sworn to before me nnd subhcilbed In my
presence, tills Otli day of December, A. D. 188fi.
(Sbai.,1 A. W. OLEASON,
Hall's Catarrh enrols tnVcn internally, and
nets directly on the blood and mucous surfaces
of tlio Bitein. Send for testimonials free.
K. J. GHKNKY A CO., Toledo, 0.
Sold bv nil Drui&Its, 75c.
Tako Hall's Family Fills lor coimfpatlou.
PRICE OF PREFERRED STOCK OF
THE UNITED WIRELESS
Note the steady and rapid ad
vance In the price of stock since the
organization of the company:
February 23, 1907 $10.00
September 1, 1907 11.00
OctoberM. 1907 12.50
November!". 1907 14.00
January 1, 108 15.09
March 1, 1908N. 1G.50
June 1, 1908 . .V 17.50
August 1, 3 908 .. 18.50
October 1, 1908 . . ; 20.00
December 15, 1908 22.50
February 15, 1909 25.00
May 1, 1909 ,. 30.00
August 1, 1909 $35.00
The price will remain at $35,00
for a short time only. It's a chance
of a lifetime to make a safe Invest
ment and largo profits.
O. L. HOPSON, Fiscal Agent,
Coos anil Curry Counties, Hox 323,
Ofllco la Tlio "Chandler"
Coos Bay Man Tells Port Com
missioners of Mistake In
Editor Times: When the city of
Cleveland, Ohio, began first to re
ceive the large ore-carrying vessels
from the mining districts of the
Northern Lakes, it had a harbor
channel 180 feet in width. This wn3
wide enough. (So thought those la
charge of the harbor Improvements).
The large vessels loaded with oro
came Into the harbor and were towed
In bow first. They were taken out
This did not work to the good of
In a short time these vessels were
seeking harbors where they could
enter on their own power, whero
they could turn around without as
sistance, and where they could ride
at anchorage If needs be without
wharfage toll, v
Soon, little towns began to spring
up at divers places along the lako
front and Cleveland soon lost its
prestige as an ore-receiving center.
Cleveland discovered its mistake too
late and at great expense -through
condemnation and other proceedings
was forced to dredge It? harbor to
such a width as to allow the largest
ships to turn In its harbor and to
anchor out In the harbor If neces
sary. When this was done it soon
again began to be a commercial cen
ter. Now is the time to do things right.
Marshileld is probably about to
make such a mistake as Cleveland
did. We have Florence, Port Orford
and other good little points to con
tend with. As soon as the Panama
Canal Is completed there are going to
be great ships, perhaps of the Lusl
tanla and Mauretanla type sailing up
and down the Pacific coast seeking"
points where they can discharge tho
great tide of home-seekers from Eu
rope and the Atlantic coasts. Coos
Bay has a great tract of vacant tldo
lands which the Port of Coos Bay
needs NOW. It needs a turning ba
sin of considerable width at tho up
per part of Coos Bay and It needs It
RIGHT NOW. Where tho channel
lines are established NOW they will
remain for a long time. We expect
to be taxed for the construction of a
good harbor here together with sea
walls and the other things nepessary
for tho use of a great commercial
harbor on Coos Bay. We are willing
to be taxed for these purposes as In
dicated by our vote on the establish
ment of the Port of C003 Bay.
Now, It Is up to you, gentlemen,
to establish a proper kind of port
A channel 1,500 feet In width oft
Marshileld Is not wide enough. Make
the channel large enough in tho be
ginning. Remember the experience
of Cleveland. Make Marshileld what
It should be. Make our channel wide
enough and deep enough to accom
modate the navies of tho world which
will come here for our coal and tim
ber. Consider the PUBLIC now and.
forget PRIVATE matters.
NORTH BEND NEWS
The Eureka came in yesterday
from Eureka and sailed soou after
ward for Portland.
Mrs. R. Webb, Mrs. Kinney, Miss
Sarah Webb, wore the guests yes
terday of Mrs. Percy Peet of Bay
A farewell reception was given
last ovenlng in the Methodist Epis
copal church for Rev, Ross who will
leave here soon.
FLOOR PAINT, Deck Paint, Hand
craft Stain, Allumlnum Paint, floor
lac AT MILNER'S.
Best FLOUR ?1.C5 at HAINES'
WINCHESTER Pump GUNS at
"EASTSIDE" Is a winner.
FRESH VEGETABLES EVERYDAY
Peas, Beans, Lettuco, Turnips,
Carrota, Onions Beete, Cucumbers,
F. A. SACCHI