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About La Grande evening observer. (La Grande, Or.) 1904-1959 | View Entire Issue (Dec. 13, 1906)
A MERRY CHRIST MA
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Nearly 9 years ago, the present owners of Hills Drug Store came to La Grande. Since then we have enlarged our store three different times to accommodate our in
creasing business, a business founded on the Rock of square dealing good goods and reasonable prices.
It has always been the policy of this store to give Its patrons the very best for their money; to havo satisfied customers is our aim, and so well have we succeeded that we
are kn.own as the leading drug store-of Union county. By hard work, push and energy we have given the people of Union county one of the most complete and up-to-date drug
stocks in Eastern Oregon, and now at this time we have on display a ' .
MOST HANDSOME LINE OF HOLIDAY GOODS
PERFUMES AND TOILET
True Odor From the Natmal Flower
It w with much pleasure that we call
your attention to our perfume depart
ment. W buy our perfume direct
from the maker. By careful (tudy
and strict attention to the want of
our patron we are able to offer you
the best selected line of perfumes out
side of the large cities.
The best creations of Spheilers'
perfume are in our stock, and they
are beauties too, up-to-date and
stylish. All new and the best of odor
You cannot afford to miss seeing
Queen of Violet tell for 75c an
ounce and it one of the most lasting
of odors. They come in all sizes from
the dainty 15c package up. We can
sjit the pocket book in any case
We also carry Palmer's, Wright's,
Lightner's. Lazelle Dalley's, Roger &
Gallet's, Colgate and Piver't per
fumes. In fact nearly everything may
be found m our stock.
The name of Rick seeker on a pack
age of perfume is the same a Sterl
ing on silver. It insures quality. This
year we have the exclusive sale of
Ricksecker't holiday packages. No
where else in La Grande can these
goods be purchased. It i worth while
to come a long way to tee them.
They are certainly one of the most
beautiful and dainty lines of perfume
that we have ever handled. Beautiful
cut glass bottles in handsome cases of
satin, tilk. plush . and ilvr Tfc.
prices vary from the neat little 1 Oc
bottle to the large, elaborate package
TOILET AND MANICURE
If you are thinking of making useful
presents a well as ornament, you
should see our line of Toilet and Mani
cure set. We certainly have an ex
ceptionally fine line for men, women
To the particular buyers of toilet
waters w will merely say that you
are sure to find what you want in our
stock, from the 25c bottle up. Roger
& Gallet's, Colgate. Ricksecker't,
Palmer. Pinand. -4-7-Il". Hud
nut's etc. W invite you all to come
in and inspect our perfume depart
ment For quality and prices it can
not be beat.
f OR THE TOILET
All the best brands cf powders.
massage creams, manicure accessories,
ets., are to be found in our stock. We
can please the most critical.
HAND BAGS AND POCKET
Sive Yourself Money By Buying Her
Our pnces on leather goods are down
to bed rock, and the quality of the
goods are unequalled. The newer
styles. Best of leather and workman
ship. Be sure and get our prices, we
know we can save you money.
Without question our line of hair
brushes and mirrors is most complete.
We carry the very best and at prices
which make them desirable, we lane
neat care in selecting our brushes and
mirrors and will have nothing but the
best. We buy in large quantities and
get good prices. We give the advant
age of our careful buying. Our hand
mirrors make nice presents. Ask to
Tnis year we made special effort to
get some nice gift books. They are
in elegant bindings and from the pens
of standard authors. A good book
makes a good present We suggest
that you come early as they ere going
ARTICLES FOR THE
Shaving mugs, singly or in cases
Shaving mirrors, brushes and razors
We sell the celebrated Gillette safety
razor. Get one of our razor stiops
and see what a fine edge it puts on
the razor. They are made from the
best of leather and will last forever.
Prices from 55c to $2.50
A complete line of tablets, box papers
etc Whitinos. Barlinoe. Eatnn-Hiih-
ur.s and all the best makers.
See our handsome assortment of
fancy box papers. The latest style
and the best prices are here.
We carry Colorado view tablets.
GUT GLASS. CHINA,
Any One of These Make Nice Presents
Everybody likes cut glass and china.
We have some lovely designs. Our
prices on cut glass and china are the
lowest in the city.
We cater to the wanU of our cus
tomer. We find out what he likes,
then put in stock his favarite brand.
We keep our cigar fresh. You always
get a good cool smoke from our case.
Imported and domestic cigar a speci
alty. ' Christmas cigar, all standard
brands, from the email box of 18
cigars to the large box of 1 00. They
range in price from $1.00 up. We
can suit the particular smoker.
Come In and see our line of hand-'
some pipes. They make nice presents
for men and our prices are way down.
Genuine French briar with amber
stems. Some are plain and some
have beautiful gold mountings. Be
sure to see our holiday line of smoker's
article Smoker's sets in stag, gun
metal, etc Ash trays, cigar holders,
tobacco jars, and many things too
numerous to mention.
LA GRANDE, OREGON
HILL'S DRUG STORE
Avoid alum and alum phos
phate baking powders.The
label law requires that all
JJonte ho nnmPfl
lies in buying only
Iwder. which is a
Jar baking powder,
lat can be made.
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The song recital for which Mesdame
A. L. Richardson snd A. R. French have
worked so conscientiously, is now an
event of the past. Regard!es of obstac
les that would have caused many to turn
back, these two ladies succeeded in bring
ing before a La Grande audience, two
singers, who fully reached the high mark
I of profficiency that had been accorded
'.hem prior to their appearance in tne
The recital opened by a series of fojr
rend tions by Mr. Reed. Her contralto
,n ro it rich and oleasant to the ear.
She adopts selection that are pe'fecciy
.within her voice range, and intern ingles ;
German, French and merican select; jns.
Her appearance nurr.jers- were fo owed
by fcur from Arthur L. Alexander, the
His voice too, is pleasing a-d when his
series was ccmpieted ho was tdiy en
' cored. Besides being a dever ir.er.
I possessed with ir excellent vo ce. he is
'master of the piano. He pla..s h.s onn
j accompaniments as well as acting in that
Resolution passed 'by Blue Mountain
Grange No. 45 P. of H. Dec. 6. 1906.
Whereas: Union County has been bur
dened for a great many year by a large
county debt bearing eight per cent inter
est; thu burdening taxpayer nd hin
dering county improvement
Whereas: Ex-County Judge Harrison
reduced said county debt about fifty per
Therefore, be it resolved by Blue
Mountain Grange; that we commend the
efficient action of Ex- County Judge Har
rison in guarding the interest of the
pu'ilic ani we ask that the present
county Judge, follow hit example in re
ducing the debt of the County.
Mattie H. Goixen, Sec.
. . capacity for Mrs. Reed.
e 1 highly appreciated as her firs.. Thera is
1 : an element of naturalness ebi.ut ner s.g-
Iriprif to' mvl Mur
1C jolly come ;aris
10 expert dancers
8 accomplished shger
10 big specialties
Elegant Scenic proa
and Electrical Effects
:ng am actions alike, tnat qjickiy char
acterizes her as be n; a true art.st. Her
s:pks appeal to tne average person who
has but a rreajre rr.js a': edjeat en, and,
m s.riingl lie ether art, when the per
former can make his work, be it s.rgirj
cr painting jr music, comprehensive aid
apceiling to the i'stei.er who has not the
ab,:ty of the performer, then you have
true art. Such is the ab:i ty of Mrs. Reel
Mr. Alexander's last appearance cap'.ired
the audience and he, l.ke Mrs. Red was
forced to respond to e-cores. The re
c ta! ended with a pref.y duet.
Wni;e the concert was short, it was
! certainly cf a grade that will estaohsh a
' precedent in this city wheh will be hard
! to duplicate.
Sons Celebrated SBand
nnd street parade following
RnvfiS SI. 00
Dress Circle 50 cts.
. . . til
Orchestra and Orchestra Circle 75 cts.,
fia erv 20 cis. mu ww-
J u .AAUMMeMtHt i selection of the vocal contingent;
Gordon's Minslreis are to ccme to La
Grande Tuesday. December 18. Tne
'. Com&anv may be classed as the test.
most artistic and complete in every res
- ' A number of very stroeg sped. ait.es have i
been engaged and a thcroiy pieasing and
up-to-date performance i guaranteed.
Especial attention has been g ven to the
and h'gh class special acts have been !
liberally provided, and, as usual with the ;
company, the instrumental music wiii be
of the highest order. :
In The County Court, For The
County Of Lr.ion, State
In the Matter of the j j
Estate of Ira D Citation I
1 Tiffany. Deceasec j
To Frank Tiffany and Annie Tiffany, j
, heirs of said deceas? J. and E. A Kulpack. i
Guard'an of George W. TirTany. fruie T.f-
! any. Ne'.l e Tiffany. Magg'e Tiffany. Buret j
T:ffany, Sylv.a T.Kany and Bryan T.ffany
' miner he.rs cf said Deceased, an! ail
heir known and unknown Greeting.
In thp ram rf the state of Orcein, you
are he-ehy cited and rer.u red to appear
in the county Court of the sute of Oregon
lor tne county of Union, a' the Court
Room thereof, at La Grande, in the county
of Umr.n. on S'.turday. the thirteenth diy
of January. 1907. at two o ciocxin the
afternoon of tnat day. then and there to
irtoi cause, if a"y they have, why the
petiti.-n of sa:d AJ;n:n str.itr xfor an Order
tjseil theN1.. of MeS.V Quarter Sec
t'on 15, and the SE Ou-rtr tf the SW
Quarter Snc'.icn 14. Town-hl: 1 , S. R.
. 58. E W. M. at private sale should r.ot
ice granted .-.nd any o!je'(-n. if any
mere be. why tne si.J Admrn-stratrix
shtiu'd ret execute tt eBordfur a Deed
n accordance with l.a terms cf an order
cf the county Court dated March 14,
1905. toG'--cr H.I Rany. ttrfie&outn
' half cf the SE Quarter of Section' 14,
. Tow"sno l.SR Jd. E W Mm Union
i . V.'.tness. the Hon.J C. Henry. Judge of
i tne county Cc-urt of tre state of regon.
: f jr the county cf Un :.n with the seal of
si.d Court atlixed to tenth day of Dec
i emher 1906.
Attest: J. B. G.llkan
Better Lumber and Cheiper than is sold in
La Orande, We deliver it to your building
f ramie Ronde Lumber Co J
PERRY, ORhfvON i
OYSTER COCKTAILS AND
For Ladies and Gentlemen only
fC3'y f.jiritam Tea riuggbU
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yov in a good Position.
1 BUSINESS CCLLtGt
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A New Department
X To our already large and complete stock of ;aLe w
have added a SHELL f ISH COLINTtR up wkick will
be found fresh crabs, clams, Crawfish, lyxpia f xd
X Eastern Oysters. In fact all that should to fcujd in
an up-to-date Shell Fish market. :-: : : :
J, W. WHITE, GROCER
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