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ONTARIO-The Pivotal Point of the Great Interior of Eastern Oregon
e Ontario Argus
leads in Prestige,
merit, and Circula
The Produce from
15,000,000 acres is
marketed from On
tario each year
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Representative Newspaper of Ontario and Malheur County.
ONTARIO. OREGON. THURSDAY, MAY 29. 1913.
for Quality of Butter Being
Turned Out Ice Cream
footer Here Soon.
TIP Ontario Cremuery ha made I
petition for the flutter they turn
.. , I I,. tve the highest price tut ill
iflMtana mri 1'nrtiand, where thay
i shipping ovar taoueaaci pound
s.w ml ucw niistmiicra are
Lnertnl "i" tint of the month nii'l
r'it "it will Iip materially In
He yjaaanri will hita a bow It.
-m frtivr i i iMf mI I,m next week unl
I n - - -
L.i i thi'ii t . hi shape to turn nut
t.,. 1 1 1 in for the traile.
(Vltli mi unlimited market here fur
i l.i (hI the farmer can pro
Lr flinB is tin excuse for tint keep
Inn m oft 1'iwN, with the hog and
Ltirkrnx "-t tf" with them ami make
L,u:ntiiii' mg combination.
MASONS WILL HAVE BIG
MEETING NEXT MONTH
On June 5th the Ontario Mmnoi
Hre going to have get-together meet
log of the M.i- -ii- of this section.
The third degree work will be e
empliitled liy Maanne from the Wciser
lodge. All the Masons in ihi- ,,,,
tino are Invited to attend n I they
re atatired of n evening of prollt mid
pleasure. The lornl lodge has been
making much headway daring the
, list yeir, developing In ii Imlieta ami
proficiency in the work.
WORK ON CITY SEWER
MAKING GOOD TIME
CREATES SOME EXCITEMENT
There vH runaway Friday morn
Ii.'. I ii r in i- r lentil tearing inriiugii
Ibntreet and into the depot where
feolli'h'd with one of the Segulne
into, I'Nii.ing some damage. There
ma llvi lv Kcatterlng whan the team
U fur a Htnall crowd of men ami
mm el tliiin turned the corner, ran
iiidiinrway or fell into the cellar.
tint opvulng that iipiwurcd to
Drainage District Should he
Extended to The South
Part of City
I CITY BOUNDARIES
The aewer nutlet for the city hut
made big hesdauy dining the pent
week ami they now have some 700
feet of the pipe In 1 1. It ban been
fouud that there la a lied of cement
gravel running east and welt ill the
northern part of the city and thii
effectually atupa the natural drainage
Of tile KI'Cl M.
The drain hai now reaclied a point
where the hunk are not an high and
the workmen can make better head
way. It ia to be hoped that a dratuage
dlatrict will hn organ l.ed at ouce to
extend thia tyatem to tbe extreme
OBtkata 1 inula of tbe city and cleau
out tboae alougba that are breedlug
plaoea fcr tnillioua of luosquituci and
other iuaeot pests.
n n t j
m ranicanv unanimous-
Only Two Votes Being
Cast Against It
Thsre was au eleotiou bold here
liN'tiv to determine bow tbe people
tilt about i-xieuding tbe boundaries
f tbe city witb tbe result that it wai
loot'l there are two votera here who
""I : . ..-I to the city growing. Of
wins Here la much speculation to
I'-os jii.t who tbe auenilea of prngreea
Mm it waa not known tbe city had
ingle individual who did not waut
Id Mr the city expaud ami develop.
In the territory that waa to beau
mi1 it waa fouud that two-thirda of
tit r, , ,.:it, wanted to enter tbe city
xl bare tbe advantage that go witb
Ions waa about 600 acre added to
I'U city .on! aome 500 people. About
fur B,.,t u.ult of tbe election will
tathe irnteotlou of tbe lawua aud
'" . 'ill. Park from a band of
Lofee that have been turned out there
't'Uuiiy tiie people by running over
" law in, and destroying tbe trees
Mihrtib and gardena. Sidewalks,
uhts hh utber conveniences will be
JUnle.l to the new aectioua ut once.
PROMINENT VALE ATTORNEV
MARRIED 0N WEDNESDAY
I '..I mi .M iy, tbe youngest daughter
of Mra. Alio Williams, of Jurdan
Valley, was married to Itobert M.
Duucan, of Vale, at tbe borne of tbe
brlde'a mother oo Wsdnesdsy morn
ing In tbe presence of a few Immedi
Mlsa Williama wea a resident of
Ontario for several years, atterdliig
tbe school bsre and making bar borne
witb Miss Smith and sbe bus hosts of
Mr. I inn. n practiced law hare some
time and is uuw In tbe abstract bust
ueea at Vale where ba ia winning
friends by bis ability aud character.
Tbe newlyweda will make their
borne in Vale.
DR. PRINZING IS APPOINTED
RAILROAD HOSPITAL SURGEON
Dr. Jacob Prluzlug waa appoiuted (
hospital physloiuu aud surgeon this
week for the O. W. K N oouatruo
tion eampa west of here end all 'he
boapital cases from the camps will be
treated l the hospital here. They
have been goiug to Naiupu and Salt
nwior ta UAurniic
.mm it u nuntUHLi
WILL BE STARTED JUNE FIRST
s uiiced exclusively iu the
uui Iu,' week, there is to he attain
avles uie.i from Outerio to Home
tbe tJrat of the mouth.
Tbe 1 cul offloads have not received
J trail i-cbedule. but for tbe present
ill be only two or three trains
week, to give tbe people along the
la au c i j.ortuuity to get supplies
0 and ibe sheep tneu and other
'PPei. can aeud their stuff to mar
ail i vice ahuuld bring several
naaiid pounds of wool here that
" been goiug to Caldwell and other
P0l0l In tbut aectiou.
At (te.ent there ia oo siding for
' People between Nyssa aud tbe
Ue river, but this will be remedi-
o as aooa as tbe officials Uud the
tle u.ere have something they waut
oj to market.
BIG EXCURSION WILL BE
RUN TO TUNNEL TOMORROW
The railioai people have advertised
en excursion to the tuuuel on Friday
of this week and there are hundreds
beie who have uever been west of Vale
and areanixous to see that sectiou of
tbe county aud learn more of iu
resources. The building of this rail
road will bling tbe wsstern seotiou of
tbe oouuty iu eloser touch witb Onta
rio and it is the duty of the local
meroheoU to study their needs aud
be prepared to take care of them.
There will also be au excursion In
the uear future over the Hue receutly
completed to Homedule and tbe looel
people will lie given au opportunity
to see that virgio territory, where
tbay ere briogiug 30.000 acree of
land under water and where mlllious
of pouuda of wool and other stun will
Tbeae opportunities have been
pree.uted to tbe people of Ontario
and they oun now take advantage of
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MM When I put on the blu
v4 My r,r1 w y"9. mV boj;se
I wee e boy IOwj you.
I thought thet it wea great to doe
Che bright end breve sersy.
But Cfncls Sawt'e rsgslte taea
Msnt aovnstMwg more thee play.
It mtent long year from Ball Run'e field.
(Oners revr troop fslt the breath
Of Itadtn atorme. srnooe lightning flaehsd
Hnd thundsre Bons of dseth.
Co Hppomattoe, whsre eowesOj
Her femoue eppls tree
Che eun vrsnt down upon the hops
Of thooe who fought wtth Les.
It meant long marchee mi a had
Upon the froicn ground
Chs open eby our only unta,
Chs slcmsnta around.
It meant scant clothing, slimmer fere
Hnd Inesct teeming dee.
It meant dleaaae and fever ceenpe
Hnd southern prison pen.
It meant the fiercest righting
Chte old world hee teer earn
from fair Oaha to the (JOlUsmeso
Hnd all the wey tweew,
Hnd thto with brothers) of the blood,
from tommon Urcagc sprung,
lUtth the eame eacred msmortso,
Chslr apecch a comeaon tongue.
HII that to over now, aT lad.
Chs paealone hare surcease.
ttlc have one flag -" "p. one land.
Hnd U our ways are peace.
6ons are the hatred of th past
Che angutoh anJ the toere.
Chs battU ocars are buried nsetb
Che enow of fitly year.
JUay you, my grandson, never know
Such fractrlclUal suns,
Bui keep alive their memory,
Co teach what freedom mean.
Chrougb them tbU. land, a Lincoln said,
6ew liberty' new btrth.
Chrough them she now he soma to be
Che leader of ibe earth.
NEW TOWNSITE Of ADRIAN : WORK ON COLD STOR-
WILL BE OPENED JUNE 12 i m nminc onuf
HUL TLHIll 10 ULII1U
loll-.- Mei i. iiv wih a visitor to
OutariiS Tuesday from Adrian, one of
hc new towns on the Ontario iiome
lale line. The poaoflaM of Kirerview
was established near there, but the
name cnutlictcd with tln-i- ami has
leen changed to Adrian. They ex
pect to hare a railroad excuraloii to
the new town about. June 1 :'. for a
t.-wn opening. The tnwnsite is located
near tbe ,'ouuty lerry, known as the
FAIR DIRECTORS ARE
MAKING PLANS FOR
Bigger and Better Fair This
Year Than Ever Many
Pushed Ahead Rapidly To
Be Completed in About
The walU of the cnl.l storage ami
ice plant are up and the carpenter
are t tisy with tin- roof. This Is to
he a niodcin eld Bftongej pi mt, built
on the latent Menu 111 insulated walls
and it will require about three times
the lumber usually used in a build
itm of that size.
It in generally believed that Mr.
I Mitt ou had H.-tne llini.le Infornia
tioii ot i icial dcvclopiuents to ho
made here ooa to .auc him to uin
M iniich li'-le in the erect loll of ttila
hull. ling. Ot llnarllv It lake" sevetal
moutlm for an entei prise of Ihla
kind to be launched, but Mr. Mut
ton wan prepared to go ahead when hn
iriiv.d here aud has not lout any
time. II expects to have th
plant completed in thirty days.
I I . oi!'c i is ami directors of ths
M ilheiir County fair are busy arrang-
j ing for the next annual and feci as
ci i. d tbej will havei larger ami liett el
fair than any of the picviotie .uie.
The educational leatiiies ol the fair
; is tbe one that uu-ans bit returns to
all the n -pie and this year I'rol
I Hal icy has ctirgeol them llesaya the
cboolii tht.'iiub"Ut the county arc In
tiiested in the woik of providing au
exhibit and they an- going to surprise
the people with what tiny can how.
The hoys ami glrl are going to
have an agricultural ami vegetable
display that will make all Iheiiii
muultiea look to their laurels.
The ci j it ii t x has made much progress
i inning the i Hat iwu and many liuea
will abow improvement.
Those in charge of tie enteitaia
nieiit of tb visitors will alan bars
msii.v surprises for the t housed who
ere sure lu lie bare.
FIVE TONS OF SELECTED
SEED CORN DISTRIBUTER-
From tin- tutarest shown in the O.
W, K. k V ooru coutest. It appsara
that Oregon will become a corn pro
docing stale. .More than I totia of
eead corn, eoough to plant 1,000
acres, has been distributed free of
charge by the company, while the
Sniithiru Pacltic haa diatrihued in. .re
than two t-.iia adill'loual. Tbls aeeil
will b plauted throughout tbe i'aoiUc
iiortbwsst and meaua the corn acieage
ot this yeai will be twice aa large aa
CITY HALL PRESENTS FINE
APPEARANCE AT PRESENT
The I. rick layers have the walla of
the second story of the city hall build
Ing completed and it will ..un be
leady for the roof aud llnishlug
The building make, nil liii..ing
appi nance and will add much to the
prestige of that e.-t Ion, which will
noli be oruauieiied with the library
bull. hug and latsr with others of
RAILROAD IS ASSURED
Business Man From Jordan
Valley Seen (iood Future
For That Section.
RAILROAD MAGNATES ARE '
MAKING INSPECTION TRIP
STREET DEPARTMENT IS TWENTY FIFTH WEDDING AN
CLEANINC UP THE STREETS WVERSARY IS CELEBRATED
Tb etrt department has been
busy touching up Main street and
the merchants have cleaned up so that
it makes a most favorable Impression
on visitors. ' .very lot ownr abould
take pride iu bis lot and keep it in
abape, adding bla mite toward a city
There was si anuiveraary celehia
lion at tb home of Mr. aud Mra.
Thuuj. Welsh, io the Bend ou Friday
evening of last waek iu honor of the
twenty.Bftb auniv erearf of their mar
riage. Tom and bis wife have a host
of friends and they were out in large
numbers to extend congratulations
end have a pleasant time.
According to tbe papers Louie
Hill and W. P. Davidson have left
11. nd for au n spe. tion of tbe cell
tral Oregon turlt.r f and it is possi
ble that tuuy can be imlieed to
to Ontario and lean. .Uielliing of tbe
many sdvautsges we have heie.
Tlie.-e g nth ti.eu sie eccoiupaiiied
by l'ieideiil Vuung, ofttielilli loe.
.1. J. Elliott, ot til Northwest Trul
Co., I O. Kice, banker of St Paul
and Knglueer Lupfer, of the North
Hank The party will visit Outai io,
be baii'U teil aud kiiown .irouml.
SPECIAL ATTRACTION Al
DREAMLAND NEXT WEEK
( . ' i ge. us gowns, a wealth of apeoial
scenery and electrical effect. - on
blued with rare cleverness as au im
per. nator of feminine types will be'
in evidence dining the engagement
of Hsjntrsaa, who oouimeuoee an eu
gg. meiit ut the I ireamlaud theatre
on Weduesdsv evening June 4.
It is impucsibl to do justice to au
act of thia kiud aud mut be eu to
be appreciated, fur an attempt to dte-
jcribe ths beautiful light effects upon
hundreds of yards of costly silk aud
th marvsluua, rapidly changing
.. -elite effects is utterly impoaaible In
au an id of this kiud. At Dreamland,
Wednesday, June 4.
Tom Kabout waa in Ontario aeveral
days on business uud visiting relative.
Mr. Kahuut la lb manager of the
llbokaliy store at .Ionian Valley and
Is very enthusiastic over the develop
ments under way In that section. I le
railroad from Wiunemucca seems aa
aiirad. said Mr. Kahout, thesurvayore
try rruas eectb.i.u.g tin- line and tbey
report an easy, even grade all tte way
north Irom Winnemucca to the Knak
river at llnuiedale, where they will
connect with the Ontario and llubl
,i . ..nd Inter a connection may be
built to Vontana. There is aino iiiuoh
art IV it y in the develop 1 1. g of the tln.il.
in ds of acres of Ural class land In that
ectloii. AriangemeiiU have been
in ..). toi the Irrigation of aeveial
thousand acre at once and other
thoiuaiids will be brought under w ( r
ai the ettb-m come in and want I he III.
lli' etook ami Wool men are in good
ehape aj the pat un.tii W8I Hue for
th. in it 1 the pri.es are vry delr
al le eu that the entire section la in
PAGII1C NORTHWEST IS IN
Despite IU unlucky liii.il llgui...
tin- year I'll promisee to stt high
icon. is foi buninese and iiidu-tiiil
progreae. A leport just mail, by a
leaiing ouuijnen nil agency state
that froiuci for a good yeo weie
uever better thioiighoiit tie i'eciilu
uortbwest territory. Kalen andiiol
leutlona are good, luauiita. lejl nig Is
goiug ahead wall and, bent ot all. tbe
prospects ioi good crop are cu-clleut.
Ao lliillcatloii of taw) confidence Ml
in the future is bowii iu tb an
nounced expendltuie of sbnut 7&0,
000, 00U by the various oorporatioua
in and about Portlaud during tb
current year ou impr.ivemeuts, ev
teusi.u.e end b.-tl. iii.ent. Hank clear
iugs abow a gaiu every mouth over
tb corie.i i.uding mouths f former
yesrs aud 1911 looks like a big year
for tbe whole Oregou oouutry.