The daily gazette-times. (Corvallis, Benton County, Or.) 1909-1921, September 02, 1909, Image 3

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    The City
and Vicinity
"Two Bar
Look for "Owners"
gains City Homes"
Attorney J. F. Yates was a business
visitor at Albany yesterday.
Complete outfits for camping parties
at Blackledge's furniture store. 8-3-tf
Dr. Withycombe is scheduled to leave
for San Francisco tomorrow evening.
Ice cream delivered on thirty minutes
notice by Winkley's Palace of Sweets.
Prof, and Mrs. C. M. McKellips are
again at their home on Fifth street
Since their return from the east they
had been living with Postmaster John
son, until the Gaskins vacated their
For Sale An Oliver typewriter.
New, used less than two months.
Perfect condition. Cheap for cash. .
Mr. Glenn Beals left yesterday for
his home in Klamath Falls, after an ex
tended visit with relatives in this city.
Acme Quality Paints and Floor Var
nish that wears at A. L. Miner's.
Eat Golden Rod Flakes,
They are better for breakfast,
Than old-fashioned corn cakes,
And five minuets time,
Is all that it takes
At Kline's. 6-12-tf
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Stewart, of Mills
City, are in the city visiting Mr. and
Mrs. W. H. E. Gibbon.
$125 for one Armac Motorcycle, in !
good condition and running order.
Clincker tires enough to run it two
seasons. Address W. W. Bailey,
Brownsville. Oregon. 8-28-2t-d-w j
Espanita opened the vaudeville pro
gram at Palace theater last night with j
her Spanish dance. She appeared in a
beautiful Spanish costume and her j
interpretation of this famous dance '
was the best ever presented here.
Hoyt gave a few more experiments
in magic, performing successfuly the
famous watch and loaf trick of the
celebrated Hermann. The moving
pictures were much enjoyed, two of the
films being trick ones and good at that.
The bill will be repeated tonight.
Miss Bertha
Davis went to Portland
To Let Housekeeping and furnished
rooms. 520-S-Foarth street. 9-2-t5 .
Mrs. Charles Shenofield left yester
day for Independence after a pleasant
visit here with home folks.
Mrs. Sherman Wade and little daugh
ter are over; from Eastern Oregon vis
iting her mother, Mrs. John Rickard.
Dr. A. Mills and family have re
turned from the Five Rivers country
and are now located in their North
Fourth street home.
D. B. Taylor starts hop-picking Sat
urday, Sept, 4. Still room for a few
more pickers. " 8-31-5t
Mr. and Mrs. Henry C. Allen left to
day for their home in the Klamath
Falls country after a vacation spent
here with relatives, the Emery Allen
And still there is no word from Gen
eral Passenger Agent McMurray in re
gard to the proposed special to Toledo
on Friday, Sept. 9. It must be terrible
to be so busy. '
At Albany marriage licenses have
been granted to two Benton county
people as follows: "John G. Minton,
25, of Bellfountain, and Edna G. Gil
bert, 19 of Albany; to S. Lester Camp
bell, 22 of Shedds, and Jane Russell
Caldwell, 21, of Corvallis." j
For Sale A bird dog and gun. Tele
phone 204, 9-2-5t ;
Yesterday Rev. H. .A. Gabriel re
turned from Portland to attend to the
devotions of the First Friday and to
hold the usual service next Sunday in
the Catholic church at Corvallis. Rev.
A. Dimier left this morning for Bea
verton and will return next Monday.
For Sale A few choice Cotswold
rams. J. M. Porter. 9-2-5t-w
W. J. and G. W. Moore and families
started this morning for Tillamook to
camp for two weeks. They will drive
by way of Dallas, and expect to be
about three days on the trip there.
They took along a young arsenal, a
goodly supply of fishing tackle and
are looking forward to lots of sport.
W. J. 's friends will wait with mouths
watering for some of the deer he de
clared he would bring back with him.
During his absence the Wells Fargo
wagon will be presided over by Alvin
Now is the
and this is the
to select
are consistent with
fine quality of
and workmanship
all of our
and we guarantee
make every suit
142 Second Street
35 A RE D
All the markets of the country have been drawn
on to supply the big lines of
The exclusiveness in our Shoe Department, al
ways giving the newest novelties and the best
shoe for the money, is proven by the big sales
we are making in this line. This season's show
ing assures that the past satisfactory sales will
be increased.
LADIES' SHOES. Our patent colt with all the late
toes and colored tops, $3.00 to $4.00
We will give you the best vici kids and also the
heavier grades of shoes in lace and button from
$1.50 to $3.50. ALL GUARANTEED.
MEN'S AND CHILDREN'S SHOES, and in fact every
thing in the way of leather footwear can be seen
in our Shoe Department.
To be found in an up-to-date store
J. E H A R R I S
: Mrs. Wm. Haupf returned to Salem
today from a visit here with her mother.
v Wanted 25, 30, or 50x100 foot busi
ness room on Second street between
Adams and Jackson, or on Madison be
tween First and Fifth. Will take" long
lease on new building, or old if prop
erty is desirable. Willine to off er eood
inducement for new building. Call at
this office.
Secretarv B. W. Johnson, of tho
Presidential Postmasters' Association,
is sending out notices to the effect that
Postmaster General Frank H. Hitch
cock will attend the Postmasters' Con
vention at Portland and that the date
of same has been chansred from SeDt.
11 to Sept. 15 and 16.
Mrs. Nellie Singer, of Clearfield,
Iowa, has been visiting F. L. Miller
since Sunday, and will leave this even
ing on her trip through California and
Texas, en route home. Clearfield,
Iowa, is the town Mr. Miller made
famous, or notorious, in his youth by
his feats as a ball player, and in those
days Mrs. Singer, as a maiden, was
mascot of the Clearfield team. She
came to the Seattle fair several days
ago, stopping at Denver en route, and
has decided to locate there.
Mesdames Chas. Colbert and Am
brose Lewis entertained a large com
pany of Iowa ladies at the home of the
latter on 3rd street Tuesday from 2 un
til 5 p. m. The house was tastily dec
orated with sweet peas and LaFrance
roses. A very elaborate luncheon was
served during the afternoon, the guests
pronouncing the entertainment ideal;
and all agreed they preferred Oregon
climate just now to old Iowa with its
thermometers registering 107 degrees
in the shade.
A. L. Stevenson, the popular auction
eer, win hold a public sale for J. G.
Winkle on the latter's farm, ten miles
south of Corvallis, Saturday. Septem
ber 11. The property to be offered
consists of stock, implements vehicles,
household goods and other articles. A
big free lunch will be served at noon,
Mr. Stevenson is making a great suc
cess of the sales he is called upon to
Of the coming of President Taf t, the
Albany Democrat says:: "As the
President is scheduled to leave Portland
about 6 o'clock on Sunday evening,
Oct. 2, passing Albany about 9 o'clock,
it is quite probable that the people of
this city will not even see the distin
guished chief executive, weight 310
pounds, but we can sit on the pros
pective seats at the depot and see the
train stop to register, for it has to do
that, and perhaps get a drink of water
at this dry town. Even Jonathan
Bourne can't keep this honor from us.
Perhaps some one will be" permitted
also to yell: "Hello, Bill," and perhaps
Bill will come out on the rear platform
and show himself. Roosevelt did that
much." ,
Foi Rent Furnished house, last
house on Monroe street, four blocks
west of Mechanical building. Inquire
of Geo. G. Booco at the house.
W. W. Chapman, for more than a
year a bookkeeper in the Benton
County National Bank, will leave next
Sunday for Ouray, Colorado, to accept
his old position with the Miners & Mer
chants bank. Ouray is one of the five
or six "loveliest" spots on earth, but
Chapman had to leave two years ago
on account of the health of his wife.
That difficulty is now straightened out
and as the old boy has not yet been
weaned from his love for the mountain
town made famous by its tremen
dous output of gold and silver, a tele
gram from his former employers was
sufficient to induce him to leave Cor
vallis and the Willamette. While
Chapman would never take a beauty
prize nor startle the world with the
noise he is making, he is a pleasant
gentleman, (white), and while here
managed to keep out of jail. That's
something, for all bookkeepers and
cashiers are not so careful. He will
go back to Ouray with the hearty best
wishes of the circle in which he moved
while here.
Matches in the vest pocket and an
exceedingly hot Klamath Falls sun did
E. T. Burger, son of R. E. Bureer of
this city, a very bad turn several days
ago. Mr. Burger is a surveyor and
with another is working in the Klamath
Falls county. He is one of those re
ferred to in the following clipping from
a southern Oregon paper, which says:
Last Friday while the surveyors were
at work in Langell valley they met
with an accident which is unaccounted
for but the loss is there iust the same.
They had a team and spring wagon
hired of John Shook and that morning
drove to where their-work commenced
and tying the team unto a tree, took
their instruments and started out. On
their return after stopping work they
discovered that their waaron had hnrnpd
up and also the hair of the horses tails.
lhey had left their coats in the wagon
along with a lot of crade stakes and
the supposition is that there were
matches m the coats and being in the
hot sun had ignited. The fire comple
tely destroyed the wagon and burniner
the tongue off let the horses get fur
ther away from the fire, thereby saving
the ruination of a couple of good horses.
Two Bargains in City Homes
Two corner lots, with one house of 7 rooms under construction.
Bath, pantry, large closets to each bed room, linen closets, halls up
and down stairs, fire place, basement full size of house, which is
24x36 feet, plumbing and electric light complete, septic tank, con
crete sidewalk and small barn. '
Also one inside lot and 7-room house, bath, pantry, sewing
room, closets to bed rooms, halls up and down stairs, basement
24x36 feet, full size of house, electric light complete, some plumb
ing, concrete walks. .
This property is in good location, two blocks from College, four
blocks from public school. No agents. Call on or address
OWNER, 320 North Tenth Street,
Corvallis, Oregon.
Occidental Lumber Co.
Successors to;
Corvallis Lumber Co.
We are here to supply your needs in the Lumber line. Please
call on J. B IRVING for information and prices. And take
notice that if we have not got exactly what you want we will
get it for you.
G. O. BASSET r, Local Mgr.
The Best Paint
There is no better paint made for appearance and
durability than
Acme Quality Paint
Specially prepared for exterior and interior use.
Second Street, Near Palace Theater
Benton County Lumber Co.
Manufacturers of all kinds of
Fir Lumber, Mouldings, Cedar Posts,
Sawed and Split. Gedar Shakes
Dealers in
Doors, Windows, Lime, Brtcic, Cement,
Shingles, etc
Glass Jars, All Kinds, at
We do the Best Plumbing and
Carry a full line of Plumbers' Supplies
Dealers In
Hardware, Implements, Buggies, Wagons, Cream Sepa
rators, Graniteware, Tinware and Builders'
Congo Roofing and Quick Meal Ranges
Second Street,
Corvallis, Oregon
Phone Your Orders To No. 7,
Where They Will be Promptly Filled.
Fine Line of Crockery, Glassware, Cut
Glass, Haviland and Chinaware,