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About St. Helens mist. (St. Helens, Or.) 1913-1933 | View Entire Issue (April 4, 1913)
Colum.iin C imty Abstract !
A!- !- h, ? -! f'sla'e, Insurance.
I LIO CHXI.K NU 4 H. Women of
Vrlcra't. mtU the accoml ami
lomih Tuti-lay aftaroooii of '!'
rn,.u h at llonl-on, (He. M-m. H
V ikti in. 'JuarrtUri Nitilr
Hrat'iMHMH, Or-.; Minnie A. M ir'.i-y.
1 lty; I jj
Few people of this county
realize the great Uiiiounl i,f ;ub-, .ii
licity and wlvcrtisiiin wo Frej
gettintr nownuayn. it is a ciaiiaoi
advertising that will nioslt -fleet,
ually retard dt vcinpiM-nt :
counteract rill b-ptiniate jull:
city work done ly tin I'lj-fu
ationi and resident r;d ;
men of tli couiniunit v. li i i
a character that will Uriyn th
bona fide homes' eker away fr rv.
us instead of brinKintf him to us.
An example of thT.j work: ()t
on the train any Sunday iiki.c
in i; at Portland and come ami;
ns fur a Scnppoose; you will fiol
on the train a real ettatc man
from I'ortland huvinjr in I v
several people IVk bur fur a pi. ee
of (f!-und on which ihey r i,
locate arid make u h"te. Juit
follow them durin;: the dayund
you will find Mr. Ileal VM.lv
Sharper take these pernio back
in the hills where the land is
covered with timber and suuupF,
no 'roads that are passallu for
farm wnjrons and on the sides of
a hill that u coat would have
trouble in cli:nbinjr. Tin the
prospective home, t ekcr is talked
into buying ii portion of this
land, makinjr a payment down
and Kettinjra cor tract. The price
paid for the lrnd i.i tren.-rally
double or tnUc what the land
is ivallv worth, o after a cabin
U built and work is started the
duped homebuihh r finds himself
in a predu anient where he has to
h im iu'tr his contract ami lin-e
the money he has paid besides
the work he has done. As a con
science there tire hundreds of
deserted cabins throughout the
county, btandinjr as ir.inumer.ts
to the ureal salesmanship of the
r.al estate fakir. The resultant
advertising from the ; eople who
1,,.,,. .lllTXM . Ilt tbl'T
money, time and energy, is cr
tainly not the kind of adw-t iisin;.
that will do a country any rood
Kvvrv man who has been dupei
becomes a knocker, and ju.tly
o, instead of a booster, while .f
the land had been pr..;ilrly
shown, conditions properly ex
plained and sal -i made on the
square, every man who Ins built
a cabin would be there today im
proving his land and making a
What is true of the Scappoosc
portion of the country is also
true in other sections and it cer
tainly seems that some st.-i
.1,1 1,.. tuLoii irt head oiT thb'
nln fraud. He it ::;d to
th. r. ilitof ihe Columbia county
real estate men that they ate not
dninn this kind l buM-ic.-. o
far a can be learned tlx re i ; t ot
a rejiutablo real est! te yu.-'ii o
firm in the county v. h is n i
reoresentinir or defraud i peo
pie out of their money.
How are tho-e thi's to be
avoided is a question now coti
fr .ntiriK th peopf? of '(lun hia
county. S. far it ko.-ivs that- the
sharoers are keeoii ft w.tldn the
atid are jronnr jvsi )' J u-
l oUiml'ix Km- iiieMirnt No. 77.1- O.
' I V. m r in thr 1. O. O. F. M ill, m
:t. . onil hd. f .urtb TbnraiUy nt each
iio' -l., Kjniirn- UK Patriari'h" nioM
I , i .i iml't-llo iiii-hI eti n.
r,.C. Itt-liej. Chi. ( I'.ilriarcli
C. W. Ulukmlt-y, Hcrila-.
Leaves HI. Helena SiOD A. M.
Arrival at Fnrtlaad 100 A. M.
L. af t'frt1and at 2:30 P. M
Arrive fit. Helena at a0 P. M
' aJSktm I Si "I laaii '
Barnes i Shoe
ST. HELENS, ORE.
EASTlViAN KODAK GOODS
A NEW STOCK
FROM C.W , r, ,,D
TI.1S IS THE Tl E OF YEAR TO TAKE A COOD BLOOD
RE"EDV. YOU CAN T BEAT
Xyals Hot Springs Blood Jhinedy
WE CAKRY A FULL LINE OF THI3 FIRM'S REMEDIES
A. J. DEMING, Druggist. ST. HELENS a
mm m , , , a t a g nut 1 1 1 1 1 ttuuLt : n.JULiuin-1 -
ii ( VIKIA HOMKSTEAD No. 245ft
I'loibertiuoil of Ameriean Yeouien,
uitta tha aecoml and fourth Wed
neadar niht o( each month at Yank
ton, Ore. ViiitinK member! welcome.
K. S. HiNM.t, Honorable Foreman
C. R Lake, Correspondent.
MlIMil CIJAITEK, NO. 0. O. K. ti
Mccla in Mawnic li ill the er in)
and fourth Situr.l-v6. ?cb moutb
MARY .'iKORiK. W M.
I.fCY fiK.VY, 8wr'aiV
r . . St, Ileli n L'li- No.
-'"'- 117,1. O. O. F. uiett.
'. V-' Vin tl.e I. O.O. F.b'iild
tng, mi rte second and fourth Satur'aya
ol r i. h luoutfi, visitinir mrober4 are
alwava Kiven a hartjr weK-ome.
Cba. H elt-r. N. G
j. W. Allen, Sfc.
EGGS EGGS EGGS
$1.00 $2.00 . $3.00
From Best Laving and Exhibition
Birds. Cockrels $2.00 to $3.00
Yankton - - Oregon
Sec'y of County Fair Ass'n
A v . ii Lodjfe No a Knivbts ot l'ylhia..
m--' every Teday KveninK In Ca-
le llxll, St. ll!ena. VifitinK K-.libt.
N -iv welcome.
l. E. Miller. C. C.
Harold Ruaa. K.of R& S
a. KT HELENS LOIHiE NO.
V A V A AM. MeeUlat and 3d
Saturday in each month. Viaiting
tn-othera cordiallr welcomed. U W
Clark. Master: B. E. Quick, Secretary.
DR. L. GILBERT ROSS
PHYSICIAN 8. SURGEON
Om- B.na Bid. Ct HeleUS
DR EDWIN ROSS
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON
St. Helens - Oregon
r. S. WHITE
EXPLANATORY OF , .
The Td' Svstem, Inc., i-. -o imv ! ,-.,1 inifr..;n( tliat ua iti adotiua ht
a roiiiiniuiiiy, every one ii dc-iir.ms .if In'mli. wkit it i, anJ htm they may
avail thernelve of it oj.jiorturiitit,
James Muckle & Son
have nerured the e lti-! e u-e -l ti c Sv-.ti-in fr St. Helens and vicinity, and hi
oprration and benefit may be brit-He ei)laan-J an fi.llowu
lfnn prorurin the nume mi b'e nf lirth of any "tad" hnm lince June lit
190", a DEPOSIT of One Dollar te m it in the COLUMBIA COUNTY
BANK and regularly, entered to the ere-lit of the Tad in the Tad's Paw-hook. .
The Paaa-hook with a Miniature Hank will he delivered to the Parents is the
name of the Tail, and thereafter the Dl.PiJSITOK will receive discount check
on all puri-ha-.es of merchandiie inaile fioin J A MP. 8 MUCKLE & SON by the
parents, relatives and friends of the Tail.
' Tbi funds so arruimilated will in ure tie Tad, when it arrives at the age of
sixteen years, a corr.petenre w'li'i. wii! eral.-le it to enter into buoneM life, er
belter still, sei ure an LIH.'CATIOS. The c deposits belong absolutely to tht
TAD, and in cxe of death, may he v.ii!. lran l v the parents or legal guardian.
In addition to the Di ou.it ('knii fio.r Cue Me'chant, you also use the Minia
ture Dank for pennies, nickel-., clime etc., all of which is deposited to the
The regular interest a "allowed on other UaviiijjB Accounts will be paid by
The Tad's System U not limited to children b,rn sinre June 1st, 191)7, but
ANY rhilJ under sixteen eari of atre nay have the same opportunity by
Depositing the initial 1.00.
The educational feature commends the ideti to every good citizen, and where
in use it is strongly endorsed a an trir-c-rtiit factor in the upbuilding of the
community. That a large percentage of the growing Ktr'erat'n ' children will
be provided with sufficient funds to ei:ttr into hniness, or for educational
punmses, seems like a fairy tale, but the Tad's System will ,'surely accomplish
Starts March 29th
Patronize the Mist Advertisers
E run furnish ion irindoir shades
in tin size, color or (utility, either
dI :i in or du id ex.
Curl, tin 'llods of uity hind or length.,
:..,.!,,,,,, ,,intiii nun niflrii or tiuulit u
fntni U)" 'id. up. Caryrtiu all grades, aeeounts and ueeept any
When drawing your
puy, if you wish to aroid
spending (til, lay aside
iust enough for jwesent ,
needs: then hring the
ha I a nee to this hank and
deiosit it in a Savings
Account. H pay FCXUR
ver eent interest on .such
DR. ALFRED J. PEEL
' PHYSICIAN A SURGEON
J. A. BILL
E. C. ROBERTSON If
DR. H. R. CLIFF
PHYSICIAN & SURGEON
l-hone Main !; A 12SS: Re-
1113 to 1117 Selling
I CENTRAL MARKET
Fresh and Cured Meats
Fish and ' Poultry, Produce
Your Orders Solicited Good Prices Full Weight
Phone 60 St. Helens, Ore.
Watches Clocks j
VON A. GRAY
' A A
fhov ran vvithonr. r-'-Hil'!'
tin' lini po sim( nt in v.. t I
Liken liy tb cit i.-ns v. .. ri ,
r.'ally intf-rostotl in tho il.'Vtl'.;--mont
of the county an! inr
huil.liiiitof homf in tin' country.
One of the croatost woaportJi to
fiurht such work ha thi with w
publicity. Why not the citirMia
of all portions of tho county pet
toother In nn organization hav-
in. f... is moomena tho (lfVOloO
iH nil lis iui"" - " , t'Zm
mentor the county ny nr i" w
lepitimate means? Why not thr j,
organization of a Columbia i
County Development Leasrue.coii- -
. 1 f ... Cill I X
Risunjr ot people irom nn. ;
tion nf tho rotintv. with a nicer-1 y
.,.., ; i'nr In :nJ if desired irom i?t
0c per yd. up. Matting, Lc yd. up.
Our line of Furniture is always eonidet e
Call and .'( us before making your
L'NDLR TAKLI13 HOUSEFURMSHERS EMBALM ERS
I' ililkia 4i ll V aliLtiaiiliAialta UlsliiUilliiiialilLSi
C. . IHlMASTIIf Proprietor
The cheapest dace in town to buy
Crockery, (ilasswarc and Granite ware
Come "ivc mc a call ar.d be convinced for yourself
CKNTRAI. (i ROGER Y
rs. wtvri R Axn Willamette Streets
' a Cliris Johnson & Sons
c;ie eouiu i- t
sum from one dollar up.
Columbia County Bank
OLDEST IN THE COUNTY
ST. HELENS. OREGON,
GEORGE H. SHINN.
ATTORN EY-AT-L AW
St. Helens - Oregon
Watchmaker stv Jcwe'ei
St Helens Or.
M. E. MILLER
A TTORN EYA TLA W
St. Helens Oregon
St. Helens Mill Co. I
r: Optical Goods e,ens
Allen, Felton & Quick
REAL ESTATE DEALERS
INVtSTMENTS. RENTALS. INSURANCE. COLLECTIONS. LOANS,
LAND TITLES. APPRAISEMENTS. AOMLNiSTRATOR. GUARDIAN.
FISCAL AGENT CONVEYANCE. EXECUTOR FORMATION
Successor to St. Helena Aula Co.
Will positively nictt
Autos Wr hiic. Calls
answered dav or ni;cl't
(Saves Your Eyes)
Steam Heating- -
(Prolongs Your Lives)
Lath Wood Lumber
Cm- the e.ns iih tlu
vr Hki.kns Oregon I
row D Kit
I LOW COLONIST FARES
eoLime.ii river povber eoMPyinY u Da., Alarch 15th to Aprii 15th
7... ... 11 T..
All Points on Spokane, Portland & Seattle Rj.
CUT OUT THIS COUPON
And pr..ent at our atore and get a 1 pound can of A.U
known CRESCENT BAKING POWDER FOR 20 CENTS.
Thia Baking Powder ia recommended by all inert.
Thia Coupon good untU Friday nighl. April 11th, 1913.
CUT OUT THIS COUPON
These Coupons will appear every week, and it is
to your advantage to redeem U.em at our store.
The urticles will be from our regular line of
first class poods, and are highly recun.mended by
ail users. Cut out coupon and retnember the one
above is pood only until April 11th. 1013
:. h.john &cal
rur unnsr OF CUALITY II
THE HOUSE OF CUALITY
All Work Guaranteed.
p KALI-. US IN
DU PONT EXPLOSIVES
... c.v,rr;OCLIVtrEOIN,TON LOTO OR MORE
TO ANY POINT l,M COLUMBIA COWNTV ON THC RIVCR
i of the county, with a nicet-iit- .... ...... . i. . i. u.i.l. 1 1 itli UiIlIhI
in several times a yonr Lira.UtU.lMj ..tkJiUI-.t.AiltMaM
iou tilacofl in the e.mnix : I
Such a plnn would be entin lv
lensihlc. and If proprriy rumm ,
would result in n irnat s'ttle-j
mcntofthe county by people
who would to conteutnl anil pros
perous. The ahark wouM Tnitl
h'mself without a job in a shrt
time, nn.l the houses built by
newcomers would all be oceupieo.
It U up to some person, r"c'!n'
ationor city to start th iplw
Roinr or start something Ijott r,
verse advertising wgre rci
Before you let your
tr. nretiArcd to i-o
. - O"
MEALS AT ALL HOURS j
r-or r .r"
Cliiiao nS.OO Si. Paul 00
1'e.uia 37.W Minnapolij 30 Op
8t. Lnul , 37 00 PnlolU 30 00
Mi wauke :W70 K."h City :".00
Utile Rock 4J .V1 Omaha "0.00
Mmilii 42.M) St.jovpli 30.00
Oil. ana 48 0. Lin.-oln M.W
Plumbing anJ Heating
Sheet Metal Work
Keeping Up With the Times
FROM OTHER EASTERN POINTS IN PROPORTION
TH Tour friand. - th. La.. WrSl Z-ZTr-Z
St. JklerNS QroWrt to be QjHe a Gihj. Our Store has ,
GroW in r ropo: t.on
, WE HA VE OVED INJO OUR ,EW QUARTERS AND
ILAVE A IARGE SitXJt OF I
VZY COCDS CLOTIUSG . HOOTS & SH0E3
. LADIES AA-n tJEXTi? FURX(SHINGf
CII.DRNTS CLCtrr;XG OF ALL KINDS
M 'J A3 TO ' CC5, HE INVITE COMPT"