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EIGHT I AGES
EVENING O BSERVER, LA GRANDE OREGON, WEDNESDAY, ArGtJST 1, 108.
a. V S
For The Gentlemen
The gentlemen will find gar
ments, both pleasing to the eye
as well as to the purse. Medium
weights, )ust the thing for sum
mer or early tall. Latest stvles
and weaves at prices which
make purchasing a real pleas
MEN'S NEGLIGEE SHIRTS
Nothing is so well suited to a
pleasure trip as a neat negligee
shirt. We have all kinds at alt
prices. ycci rr.'-rr iU
this season styles.
ij Suit Cases,
For The Ladies.
We have iust received a few
ladies hand tailored suits. J ust
the garment for that Long Beach
excursion trip. These suits are
the famous Palmer Garments
none better. Call and see
themfind note prices.
1 SUIBT WAIST
'Our assortment of ladies,
shirt waist contains some of the
' best values we have ever been
able to offer. As the season is
about over we have placed them
aii ou lxzz!s ;
You know there is a vast difference in the quality
of these goods. The poor kind is expensive at
any price, but our kind is the sort which will
give satisfaction, and still can be had at a price
you can afford to pay. Come in and see this
line and compare prices.
The Peoole's Slo
5: 0 PERAHOUSE BLOCK,
LA GRANDE, OREGON
"THE SCHOOL OF QUALITY"-
OREGON FIRE RELIEF ASSOCIATION
A HOME COMPANY 34.000 MEMBERS
$28,000,000.00 INSURANCE IN FORCE
A Mutual Company can Save Ycu from 40 to 50 per v
cent on Your Insurance
J VV. OLIVER, AGENT.la Grande.Or.
Cor. 6th St and Washington Ave
Notice for Bids.
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COMBS, NEW, WE FINEST
. ' . EVER
WASH COLLARS WHITE TIES
AO AM! AVENl'K
Notice U hereby given that the city
will receive bids until 4 o'clock, Aug
ust 22, 1908, at the recorder's, office,
for the following rough lumber, de
livered: 13,825 feet 4x12x18 select red fir.
4608 feet 4x12x16 select red fir,
beveled on one edge to an angle of
20 per cent.
14 400 feet 3xl2xl .select red fir.
9600 feet 8x12x16 select red fir and
beveled on one edge to an angle of 20
9440 feet 4x6x16 common fir and
10.000 feet 1Mx8x15 select yellow
1120 feet 4x4x16 common fir anil
2560 feet 2x6x16 .common fir and
6600 feet 4x6x16 common fir and
1120 feet 4x4x16 common fir and
W. N. MONROE.
Chairman Street Committee.
Corvallis, Aug. 19. (Special to The
Observer.) A bulletin on "Incubation
Experiments," to be published soon,
will prove one of the most Interesting
and valuable publications ever issued
form the college. It embodies results
Of extensive experiments on methods
Prof. James Dryden, head of the
poultry department, haa been elected
first vice-president of the "Interna
tional Association of Poultry Instruct
ors and Investigators," at a recent
meeting held at Cornell university.
It has been demonstrated by Prof.
Pernot that freshly, canned fruit heat
ed at a low temperature three days
in succession will serve the same pur
pose as one heating at a high temper
ature and at the same time' preserve
the color, flavor and shape of the
fruit. . Housewives should note this
fact, and II lniuniwiluu iz td
send to the college for the bulletin.
' It Is not generally known that the
engineering department of the Agri
cultural college has been giving road
building a great deal of attention. It
is the Intention to add Instructors to
this department, go Into road-bulldlng
extensively and as soon as ' possible
give the people of Oregon Information
that will result greatly to the improve
ment of the state's highways.
Science Hall, a building authorized
by the board of rcgenta early this
spring, la about completed and will be
ready for occupancy at the beginning
of the next school term, September 25.
This is a handsome three-stoy struc
ture of red brick, costing $40,000.
The first floor will be given to agron
omy, the second to domestlce science,
and the third to the commercial de
partment. The college catalog Just Issued from
the college prlntery, is a 288 pase
book containing 46 pages of Illustra
tions. The catalog shows the addition
of. 24 Instructors, and 10 graduates
employer! as student assistants, mk
Ing a total of 76 in the faculty for the
year 1908-09. There are 16 buildings
on the college grounds. The student
body numbered 1156 last year, and a
ntal of 22 societies, clubs and llterery
organizations among the students as
The T. M. C..A. building now In
course of construction on ground Im
mediately adjoining the college, is a
three-story structure of exceptionn!
beauty and convenience. A swlmmlrff
pool therein will be a delight, and
nine or 10 rooms for college fraterni
ties, and organizations generally, will
prove a great convenience. The flrit
floor will be devoted to reading room.
Indoor games and social quarters. A
kitchen and serving quarters may be
. . . II D Prlnclnol
Tenth nd Morrison, Portland. Oregon A. P. Arm.. - -----
CWe occupy two floors 65 by 100 feet, have a t- r
ernploy a large faculty, give individual M "gS
for office help than we can meet Our .
others in quality instruction, It pays to attend such an instituUon.
C.SM a ButamMui Keep hammering away evertingly on thorough
work. It will win out in the end." Said a EJaeatort .Jp w
don given la your school makes it the at.ndard of if kind in the J
COpen all the year. Students admitted at any time. Catalogue free.
Reference.. Any tank, any newspaper, any burinee. nua In Portland.
MeswngiT Fori Ire.
If you want a messenger call
M Money Saving Prices
We actually save you money, and a call at our store will demon
strate this statement. Our dru stock is comp'.et and
and our prices are lower than others.
BAY & ZWEIFEL
Plumbers and Tinners
Pump W6rk and Gutter Work a Specialty
Let us furnish you with an estimate
on your work. No order too large or
small lor ou- best attention. Let us
reline that old stove. At a slight ex
pense we can make it as good as new
BAY & ZWEIFEL
v 2! I DEPOT STREET
l THE GEORGE PALMER
Call u Petail Department Phone Main 8.
We Solicit Your Orders for
Lumber, Lath, Shingles, louldlngs,
We are prepared to furnish and
Four Perfectly Formed IKttons T"nll
rh One and All Alive.
For downrluht freoklshness In the
feline world, there exluts In this city
the extreme example of anything com
ing to the observation of this office.
Y Is a kitten or four kittens, each
and all perfectly formed, but never
theless one. They were born In the
basement of the Blue Mountain
creamery building and though now
nearly a week old, are still living.
The cluster of cats face each other.
A growth on the belly of each kitten,
holding the perfectly formed animals
In position. Aside form this small
growth there la nothing different In
any of the four from other kittens.
The animals hnve some difficulty In
eating and It Is supposed they will die
of starvation soon. Nothing more re
markable In catdom has come to pub
lic notice In a long time.
THE ONLY PURE
The only kind of Ice that w handle In retail trade la artificial ice.
made from pure artesian water-the only pure Ice In the city. A delivery
wagon will bring thU PURE ICE to your door on.notlflcatlon by telephone
or otherwise. To regular patron, our price, are on.-half cent per po.6d.
AaTURAL ICE handled In wholesale lot.. Look out for the Orandy'lce
wagon. "Phone Black 671.
A. C. MAC LENNAN Propr.
GRAM THE 1(
ONE MAN IS JAIL.
And lie Is a Pihit, Ignorant Foreigner,
l'omlMy Not Guilty.
Things are exceedingly quiet this
week at the aherlffs office. There Is
only one man confined In the county
jail , and those who seem to he rr.n
rcrsant with tho fact ae of ,. - "r
Ion that the grand 1n-v not -.in
a true bill. IT- wivi fo-nd In the
kitchen a 1. eat'ng. and In his
pock''' "ere found some green ap
ples, lie Is an Austrian by birth, can
not speak Kngllsh. and mnlntnlns thr
he dIJ not steal anything.
j GRANDE R0NDE
MEAT COMPANY I
fHOXE IS YOL'R 0RL?r.S
There ire seven families of lr ..ew
colony already at Wolf Creek n:.d
number of other families ; to ar
rive soon, says the Glenda' New. A
hotol. store, etc., are belrt built.
City Meat Market Main 50
fir Street Market Main 43
Our large fade permits us to handle only the best of
..jiningi. ceiound in a first class market
TrV Our .Mm mart D -. ..
u "ow nams and Larri