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O O ILi, U IM 31 COUNTY. OREGON
In tlu Northwestern .;irt of (nvn, -,n in.- Columbia
Uiver, with about 70 rnili-M (,f i v -r from.
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1 j.7'JH urres. ThiB in luml Ihiil is jiftunlly in cultivation
und cleared, exclusive f I'.wn lul.i.
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lot! 7l'.; ncrv. which include) ill! timber where there ih
more than duo (Vet on ; iu;ttti-r sri-iiun, :iIm stll luy-l-i
fT land which i hot i i ;-.,:. ',,r ami in no nnnlilinn
f . i r cultivation.
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I'.iii .Mn'liti'iti ni"l nit in veiy i i c i 1 1 1 inn.
MILLS OK KAlI.KOAh.-;
Alx'ut lli.'i mill s which includes ihr mum line of tin- S. 1'.
& S. nml the vtui'iii:; lodging roads.
(Yiimm of I'.MO cves 0,."iS0 Imt ii can-fiil estimate this
ye:ir give it at Ice t l.'.tniil.
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IVui'x rate. I i:n in,' tlir siiMrnrr (In- thermometer rarely
rendu loo in the shade nml in tin- coldest weather of
winter zero we.itln-r m almost tinkiiovvn. During the
winter months there i.-i considerable rain, Imt not too much.
Just enough t" insure crops. Crop failures are unknown.
Fruit of nil kir.il-. especially apples. enrs, plum and
U-rries; Cram an. I jnus-ses; garden truck of all kinds ami
Ships from all parts of the world carry Columbia County products down
the Columbia Liver and to the markets of the world. A through line
of Railroads traverse the county from the North to the South. River
boats carry local products to local markets at low rates.
Thousands of acres of first class land can be purchased at reasonable
prices upon which an; Btumps left from the timber operations. . This
land is especially suited for farming, fruit raising and dairying.
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Lumbering and timber is the principal industry; there be
ing about twenty-five saw mills. Salmon fishing in the
Columbia River is also an important industry. Farming
and fruit raising; Stone quarrying; Ship building and all
kinds of lumber manufacturing plants.
There are fine opportunities for the small farmer, dairy
man, fruit grower and truck gardener. Also a number of
choice deep water sites for manufacturing plants.
THE DELTA GARDENS:
12,03 J acres of I w lands along the Columbia River which
have recently Wen dyked and are now in high state of
cultivation especially adapted to growing of vegetables and
s r.i.11 fruits.
I'o.r ti'aiuiard Iiirb Schools;
Grade schools i n each
A city on the Columbia River, ?8 miles from Portland, with a population
of 2500 people. The County Seat of Columbia County. A Four year
Standard Hit-.h School. M-ethodist. Congregational, Episcopal and
Catholic Churches. All the leading fraternal orders. Gravity water
system owned by the city suilicient to supply a city of 10,000 people.
Electric lights, graded and macadamized streets, sewers. Principal
industries are lumbering, shipbuilding, creosoting, stone quarrying,
fishing and shipping. Two large aw mills with a capacity of 250,000
feet per day; more than 5 million feet of lumber shipped each month;
several lurge ocean going vessels built each year; timber treated with
creosote and shipped all along the coast. Two big stone quarries and
rock crushing plants in continuous operation. An average of 300 tons
of Columbia River Salmon caught and marketed. A farming country
back of it that cannot be excelled in the world. Several new business
blocks now under construction. Five miles of sewer being built.
A PAY ROLL OF NEARLY $100,000 PER MONTH.
Many beautiful and attractive homes.
Nearly all denominations represented.
THE COUNTY OFFICERS:
Circuit Judges, J. U. Campbell and J. A. Eakin
District Attorney, W. B. Pillard
County Judge, W. A. Harris
County Clerk, H. E. LaBare
Sheriff. A. E. Thompson
Assessor, C. W. Blakesley
School Superintendent, J. B. Wilkerson
Treasurer, R. S. Hattan
Coroner, F. H. Sherwood
Surveyor, Geo. Conyers
Commissioners, John Farr, Louis Fluhrer.
CITIES, TOWN, AND POST OFFICES:
St. Helens Rainier
Deer Island Goble
Columbia City Reuben
Patronize the Mist Advertisers
Ats you zettinjt r.iorc ray than you
did List year? Are you reasonably
sure of gcttinj still more next year?
If not, this is your time NOW to
mail the cou;xm b?low and let the
International Correr-ponJcnce School
explain how they can qualify you to
enter a more import-nt line of vork
in your present occupation or in a
different one whereyoucjn command a
hither saliry at the start, iruh no limit
to your earning power.
In makin this offer, all your cir
cumstances have been taken into con
i deration, and it only remains for you
to fill out and mail the coupon How
you cm succeed with the aid ofl.C.S.
uainin by mail, as thouaajtdj hke
you have succeeded, will be fully ex
plained at no cost whatever to you.
'international correspondence schools ;
vnlain. without further ,
obliKationonjnyjmtJiow Ican ,
..ut.. r.S"l:ircer salaryjin the
Whereas. I did on tl.e 4sh day of
iKcember, l'.'l:t, take up er.e Ivrfv,
color, bay; ul out 7 years old;
weight -bout !'d0 pounds, ur.d also
one mure, color, nrown, auoui
years old, weight 750 pounds;
both running at large in the city
of St. Helens, Oregon, and have
duly notified the owners thereof,
who have failed to redeem the
Now, therefore, I will on Satur
day, the 20th day of December.
1013, at the hour of 11 o'clock a.
m. of said day. at the lity Pound
in si i 1 city of St. Helena, Oregon,
sell the sail horse and mare at
public auction as piovided by Or
dinance No. 114 o' said City.
J. L. Chittim,
For Sale 15 head of good dairy
cows. J A. Nelson. Warren. 3tp
U What more aDDropriate as a gift
Than a Useful, Practical,
Guaranteed Heating Device
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ments with Portland Evening Telegram
whereby we can give subscribers the advan
tage of a gigantic combination offer for a
limited period. You can get a Metropolitan
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all over the world and all the news of St.
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