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LA GRANDE, UNION COUNTY, OREGON. FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 1910.
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Prices ixIlM i; Ssl! ; ;;tlie : Goods
DURING OUE STOCK TAKINO WHICH HAS B SEN IN PROGRESS FOR THE PAST FOUR DA YS, WE HAVE FOUND MANY ODDS AND
EITOS AIIDREiraANTS Aim THESE ADDED TO OTHER IIIIES WE ARE CLOSINO OUT 1IAKE ONE OF THE BEST COLLECTIONS OF
BARGAIN MERCHANDISE IT HAS EVER BEEN OUR PLEASURE TO OFFER. THE PRICES WE HAVE MARKED ON THEM BEAR NO RELA-
TION TO THE ORIGINAL COST.
Many Goods at Half Price and Less
There are still a few good values of these that
aro going at half price.
$3.00 SUITS, NOW ; . , $1.50
: $3.50 SUITS, SCST .'; $1.75
$5.00 SUITS, NOW . . , . ' $2.50
' DRESS GOODS.
25c to $2.25 Values at One-Half Regular Price.
LADIES' AND CHILDREN'S COATS.
$3.00 MISSES' COATS, NOW $1.50
, $3.75 MISSES COATS, NOW $1.88
$4.50 IIISSES COATS, NOW ..$2.25,
; $5.co lusdEb coats, now ... . . '. .. . .$2.75
$8.50 MISSES' COATS, NOW : .$4.25 '
$7.50 LADIES' COATS, NOW $3.95
$12.50 LADIES' COATS, NOW .$6.25
$17.50 LADIES' COATS, NOW . . .. . ... .$6.25
. LADIES' TAILORED SUITS
ONE LOT-$7.50 TO $17.50 VALUES s0 rA
NOW EACH tyi&V
ONE LOT $12.50 TO 9nnn vat Pn-
UES, NOW EACH . . $b$D
' ' MEN'S HATS
ODD LOT-GOOD SHAPES, $2.00 A1nA
TO. $3.00 VALUES, NOW EACH., . . $IM
MEN'S LINED GLOVES AND MIT
TENS ONE- FOURTH OFF.
If You are Looking for Bargains, See Us
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OPERA HOUSE BLOCK
LA GRANDE, OREGON
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TEXAS COMPANY OPENS AN OF
1 FICE IN LA GRANDE.
Firm Slakes Prorlstons tor Borrow.
Ingr Money to Bay Lots and Build
Providing a way so that the person
making application for a loan need
not , own real estate, and In
volving six months' grace in the
payment of monthly installments, the
Standard Real Estate Co. (Inc.) of
Dallas, Texas, has opened a branch of
fice with the Phy Real Estate company
and W. P, Medders their agent is now
introducing his plans to the La Grande
people. The chief points in the firm's
manner of business is that no real es
tate deed is required to secure the loan
at the beginning.' V
On the basis of $1,000 the applicant
pays $6 for application and then f 6 a
month for six months, or some times
up to 12 months, making) 78. if he
has paid in for a year. The company
deducts (24 for expenses of placing
the loan and adds $1.08 as interest on
the investment. During the six, eight
or more than 12 months required to
mature the contract, ' the applicant
names any place of real estate which
he Intends to purchase or can purch
ase, and a loan of (1,000 Is placed in
the bank where it can be checked
upon to first pay the real estate so
that the appltcant can set a deed to
i the property and apply it as security
for the loan, and then check out for
building the home, the original $55.08
1b credited. In this way the applicant
raves the way for buying his lot and
building his home thereon, though it
STEWARD'S Opera House
Wednesday, February 1st
That Beautiful and Realuitic Comedy of Modern Life
1 YEAR Weber't Theatre, New York City 1
6 MONTHS GrndOpera House, Chicago fl
" PRESS COMMENTS
i ' An unusual Play with Music
that is effective." N. Y. Sun. -
"A Genuine and Novel Treat"
Sr. y. world
"Joseph Weber found a Gem of
pureat Ray Serene when he dis
covered 'ITbe Climax." N. Y.
"Such a Dramatic Atmos
phere ls a Positive Relief
s'. Y. Tategraph.
Seats On Sale Monday at Van EKircnV
Prices $?.50, $1.00, 75c and 50c
requires from six tJ twelve months to
accomplish the preliminaries. If at
the end of any of the (preliminary $6
per month payment he wishes to dis
pose of his contract he can do so
with the bonus added to what he has
already put in, making for the appli
cant a good investment. He gets his
money back "with good interest. Mr.
'.'eeders will be pleased to explain the
process in more detail and he can be
found at the Frank Phy office.
Mr. Meeders Is confident that his
company will be the stepping stone for
many a working man to secure a home
ai1 residence for the six months of
grace gives leeway in case of sickness
or financial shortage for a short time.
CHECK ARTIST ARRESTED
Xunln Arrests Man at Minam Who
Passed bad Checks.
Sheriff Marvin went to Mnam Sun
day and arrested one Frank MayB,
accused of passing bad checks. He
was brought up on the afternoon
train and lodged in Jail.
Mays has been working In various
logging, camps and coming to Wal
lowa fon his sprees, In the course of
which the bad paper was given. He
is alleged to have induced A. J. Pipes
to cash two checks, and Wolfe Bros ,
cne check, all amounting. to. S35. The
postmaster at Mlnam "also cashed two
for $10 each. -
. Three of the checks were on the
"Laldlow Savings Bank and Trust
Company" and two o a Minnesota
bank. The checks were signed F. H.
Marlon. , :;r- - , '
Coming up on the train Sunday,
ih man told Sheriff Marvin that his
name w,as Frank Mays. Afterwards
he said F. H. Marlon , was his wife's
rame and that he was authorized to
sign her name. - V .
SMITH & GREE.NE SELL OUT.
Prominent Business Man of Dodg
City, Kas Assumes Management
, A deal was consumated Jtoday which
changes the personnel of La Grkhde'p
merchants, R. E. Smith, senior mem
ber of the firm of Smith & Greene,
shoe dealers -on Depot street, complet
ed a transfer this morning whereby
L. J. French, a prominent young bus
iness man of Dodge City, Kansas,
takes over the extensive business,
of the Smith & Greene firm, D. Greene,
one of the best shoe salesmen in the
city, a man who has had years of ex
perience In , the business,' stays with
the new firm so that the patrons and
Customers .of that popular shoe em
porium will find familiar faces within
the place of business hereafter as
before. The new proprietor is a man
well versed in the shoe business and
comes to La Grande with the very best
recommendations.' Mr. French Is one
of the. best known and high ' de
gree Masons in Kansas. His business
career in Dodge City is attested to as
the very best by scores of recommen
dations from his home state. '
With the arrival of a new man in
business in this city, La Grande also
; loses one of its popular merchants.
, Mr. smitn nas been in business for
j past sixteen years in this county and
though still a young man, and forced
to leave by reason of health, has wov-
en about himself a record as a con
scientious business man of splendid I
repute and integrity. V , ; . 7
The name of "Bob" Smith Is synon-v
omous with sound business sense apd '
genial disposition. &mt whn ho
..moved to his future location he will :
carry with ,him the enviable reputa-
tlon that is gained by years of applf.;
cation or sound business principles:
IMPORTANT MEETING ' TONIGHT 1
B. M. A. to Hold Weekly Feed and
Transact Important Business.
The regular weekly meetin of the
1 B. M. A. will be held tonte-ht nn
'aside, from the resralar weeb-nil V
spread business .matters of import-, '
ance will be brought 11 n and a Inrca
tuieaaance 1a desired.: i
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Securing Cowboy' Rebels.
Cachucuca. Arizona, Jan. 27. Mexi
can officers of the rebel army are re
ported in this vicinity securing re
cruits. Cowboys along the border say
they are. willing to Join If paid well.
It Is rumored that the madero is plan
ning to push revolutionary campaign
,lnto Sonora, sleze ports of entry, es
tablish new republic and seek recog
nition from the United States.
To Improve :
either on business
or residence property
You DO NOT have to own a foot of land
--we furnish you money to Buy and Bufld at one and
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The Standard Real Estat
W. P. MEDDERS,
With Phy Real Estate Agency
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