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evening observer, la graj.de. okegon, miDAY, jcnt: ja, 1909.
E GEORGE PALMER
RETAIL DEPARTMENT !
VVc SoSicit Ycur Orders for
Lumber, Lath, Shingles, Mouldings,
Weare prepared to furnish 'and deliver material ;
promptly. . v.. ...
Call up Retail Department Phone Main 8. .
I'APJ n U U PJ CCBICN I
TRY TO ROB DIIPOT SAFE. !
Burglars Knock Off Combination of
Safe But Are Frightened Away.
Freewater. June 17. An attempt
was made Inst night to rob the O. It.
& N. safe, In Milton.' An entrance
was effected by working; the hook
loose in the back door of the freight
shed. :. The robbers then got Into the
office and knocked off the combina
tion dial and knob when they evident
ly became scared and left without do
ing further damage. Everything else
wan In position this morning.
Pat Tlerney said that morning that
he heard a nolne In the station when
returning home from the-tractlon sub
station about 2 o'clock,' but did not
pay any attention as there Is usually
a bunch of hoboes sleeping around the
It Is likely that they heard him and
Decame scared oerore they had a
chance to blow open the safe. There
was about MO In the safe In cash, and
several hundred dollars In checks and
have made a very large haul. An ef.
fort wilt be made to drive out the
large camp of hoboes who are stop
ping about va halt mile from here on
thelsland near where the O. R. & N
crosses the Walla' Walla river.
of Special Saturday Sales
Something new every week
ANDREWS & BERRY j
Grande Ronde Lumber Co.
CAN FURNISH LUMBER OF ALL KINDS
' IN CAR LOAD LOTS
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For 16 Inch Chain Wood Delivered at your Home,
Call up V. E. BEAN, La Grande. Phone, Red 1741
nil) YOV SF.R THOSE PRKTTY
DICK HATS?. ALSO f'HlLDUF.X'S
HATS AT N
j 48"$- (Mht-ie-fc-it--!- ttt-4-&4-i&i-&-t-$$4
We ARE " GETTING IN
OUR NEW STOCK OF
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will be sold at reduced prices. Mouse bills special
prices. We hae Fir finish and V G Fir Flooring
we nave me oesi grade or ueaar shingles. Thi
' are two grades of the same brand,
STODDARD LUMBER CO.
KILLED UNDER TRAIIf. ; . '
Tried to Steal Hide to WalluU and Is
Ground to Piece on Track.
James Bridges, a stranger In Waila
Walla, but evidently a worklngman,
last night was literally ground to
pieces under the outgoing o'clock
train to Wallula over the O. K. ft N.
It la thought the man attempted to
beat the company out of a ride and
at the time he fell under the wheels
he was trying to swing underneath
onto the "rods," says the Walla Walla
Bulletin. ' .
The. express messenger on the train
heard or felt the wheels passing over
something, nnd signaled the train to
top. An investigation revealed parte
of the body scattered along the track.
The features of the man's face were
not recognizable, as the head was
crushed. The man was Identified by
a labor union card showing a mem
bership In the Shingle Weavers' union,
Local No. 13. The card was lnsued
at llarysvtlle, Wash.
THE HAY CHOI.
Timothy and Alfulfa a Little Short
Wild Hny Very CJood.'' v '
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One. of the best Informed men of
the valley says of the hay "crop for
"The total cut throughout the val
ley will be a little short, compared
with last year's crop. I believe .the
wild hay Is up to the average, but
the timothy Is not quite as good as
ununl; neither is the alfalfa. The tim
othy and wild hay are also late, and
before cutting time we may get
enough rain to help considerably.
Boy Drowned at Echo, y
Jimmy McRoberts, 7-year-nld son
of the proprietor of the restaurant at
Echo, was drowned In "the Umatilla
river at that place at 3:J0 Thursday
afternoon. He was sitting on the new
steel bridge fishing, and wtis' pulled
In by a large sucker. Though his
body" wns recovered within IS mln
utfs efforts to rei-tore consciousness
were In vain. FendletonEast Ore-gonlan.
Notice to Contractors.
Notice Is hereby given that sealed
bids will be received up till 4 o'clock
p. m. of June U, 190$. by the district
school hoard of school district No. 1,
La Grunde, Union county, Oregon, for
completing the Fourth ward school
building according to plans and spec
ifications on file with the school clerk.
Certified check for five per cent of
bid must accompany taoh bid. The
hoard reserves the right to reject any
or all bids. Bids to be left with Ar
thur C. Williams, school clerk
Ty order of district school board.
AnTHVR C. WILLIAMS,
J8 1. School Clerk.
Strayed or Stolen.
A sorrel filly, t years old branded
"F. B." on left shoulder. White stripe
full length of forehead, and on white
hind foot. On bay, 2-year-old.
branded th asm as first named,
leading to recovery. Fred Braden.
A 1 1500 Hotel V
For 13500. If bought at once; well
furnished and modern; good location.
A good buy for right Person. Pron-
rty located. Inquire of W. J. Ran
som, La Orand. 'Phon Black 401.
Sure Cure for Asthma,
We guarantee to cure asthma,
bronchitis and catarrh.; If our medi
cine falls we will cheerfully refund all
money paid. Write Arnold's Asthma
Curo Co., 333-334-33 Arcade Build
ing, Seattle, Wash., or for next SO
days, Morris W. Knight, Cove, Ore.
Box 33. .'
;. C. G. IIOLST, . ":
Controi'tor ami Builder.
Satisfaction guaranteed; estimates
furnished on any kind of masonry
work on short notice. Mantels and
fireplaces a specialty. Room No. 1,
Smith Rooming house. La Grande,
Or. 'Phone Bed 141.
Two extra fine fresh milk cows,
will be sold cheap If taken at once.
Apply to Robert Miller, B avenue.
THE PURITY OF THE DOVE
la no greater than that of th materi
als used in our ice cream. None but
the very best is good enough for us.
That makes our ice cream wholesome
as well as dnllcious. Eat all you want
of It, and that will be a lot, with no
fear of unpleasant results.. Even ba
bies and sick people can eat It with
For sale at
A. T. HILL.
6ILVF.RTIIORV & MACK.
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' PHOTOGRAPHS. . ,
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THE 60RT THAT
TOUR PURSE. '
A SPECIALTY. 4
Call at Studio and see sain-
plea of l'p-to-Date Photography. 4
miss ad. norsn. 4
4 Bohnenknmp Building. 4
I LA GRANDE V j
I SCHOOLof MUSIC J
Studio at 105 Greenwood t
St. one door south of
I Adams Avenue J
5 PROF. DAY, Principal
J Scott & Altheidz
.As house cleaners we are
I the people who are equip-
j ped for doing the work.
Leave your carpets on
your floors, give us your
orner and smile at our
work and we will smile
, PHONE, Black U72
THE ONLY PURE KIND
The only klkd 1 of Ice that we handle in retail trade . Is artificial Ice,
made from pure artesian water the only pure Ice in the city. A delivery
wagon will bring this PURE ICE to you door on notification by telephoa
or otherwise. To regular patrons our prices are one-half cent per pound.
NATURAL ICE handled in wholesale lots. Look out for the Grandy ic
wagon. Thone Black 571.
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20 PER CENT DISCOUNT
All lines marked in plain figuers
snowing discount. Now is the time
to get the largest discount offered.
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BRICK IS CHEAPER
. Brick building, at the present price of lumber, is
cheaper as well as better. It has been demonstrated
tnat my brick is superior to any made in Oregon. I
can f urr ish common brick in any quantity. No order
too large or too small to receive prompt attention. ' i
Correspondence with contractors and builders solicited, t
Estimates cheerfully furnished. Prices made known t
or. application. t
Phones Residence, Black 701. Yard, Red B21,
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call on you one weekfor it and t
tell you the next we cannot do it for W
you. We want it now, and all the time. '
. We do not think it necessary at this time "to say
anything about the class of work we turn out
The fact that we have been in the LAUN
DRY business for twel ve years in' La
Grande we think sufficient evi
dence that our work is sat
isfactory. ' Try it.
A. B. C. LAUNDRY
TELEPHONE MAIN 7
Notice to tVatcr Consumers.
Patrons not oaThc ters wishing to
us city watenorfjMgatlng nforposes
will pleas TII dyy reefer's of
fice and male pJeftfcatlon, and
th water suV 1 iilllfHent will turn
the water on. . Hours for irrigating
from 8:10 to T:t0 p. m.
H. C. OILMAN,
DAJOtf . - Water Bupt
OatUe for Sale.
Fifty head of stock cattle, cattle in
good condition; now on range. In
' . H. WETZEL,
djlt r Mtacham, Oregon.
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