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THE ONTARIO ARGUS, THURSDAY, MARCH 11, 1015.
FLOWERS OF ALL KINDS
Now is the time to plant Pansy Plants Daisies,
Shasta Daisies, Golden Glow, Paeonies, Phlox.
Bleeding Hearts and Forget-me-nots.
Leave your orders here tor
Plants and Rose Bushes
Vegetable plants of all kinds
For Cut Flowers
Carnations, per doz $1.10
Roses, per doz $2.10
Daffodills, per doz 85c.
Tulips, per doz 85c.
Violets, per bunch 60c.
Sweet Peas, bunch, 35c.
I Ontario Floral Company
I Headquarters at Argus Office Phone 49-J
E. Cope, the only Practical Tail
or in Ontario, is the only practical
place to buy a suit made to your
order. Others try to follow but
don't succed; get it here and get
the best for the least money.
Suits made to order from
$15.00 to $50.00
The only reliable and prompt clean
ing and pressing in the city.
E. COPE Moore Hotel Blk.
WILL HOLD DAIRY
SHOW IN SEATTLE
(Special to The Arjpis.)
Seattle. The organization of tin'
Wofltern National Dairy Show, at K.
attte, November 8-13, 1916. will be or
more than pawing Interest to breed
era and dairymen of the northwest
While the breed on of ' ' y r-attle do
not Intend to lessen ihilr Intereat In
the falra. they feel that the Induatry
hai reached the atax' win re they can
have one event during the year de
voted entirely to dairy tattle, pro
ducts, appliances and proceaaea.
J no. W. Tare, well known In con
iiitii.ui with nortbweatern falra, will
be aecretary and manager.
EMPHATIC NOTE IS
SENT TO CARRANZA
Conditions Must be Improv
ed in Mexico at Once
Says Uncle Sam
(Special to The Argus. )
Washington. O.neral ('arrant baa
been Informed In a note from the Unit
ed SUtea government that unleaa
there la an Improvement In condition
with respect to foreigner! and their
interests In Mexican territory under
bis control, such steps as may be neces
sary will be taken by the American
government to obtain the desired pro
tection. The note Is the strongest and moat
emphatic document that has been sent
by the Washington government to
Mexico since the correspondence with
HuerU a year ago. Carransa la warn
ed that the United SUtea has viewed
with deefc concern the growing com
plaints by foreigners generally against
bis administration of affairs and now,
In effect, demands an early change.
In the meantime some movements
of American warships have been or
dered, the effect of which will be a
naval demonstration such as. It is
hoped by some officials, will convlncs
General Cararnia of the determination
of the American government to obtain
a change In conditions In Mexico City.
RUSSIAN ARMIES 13 MORE FORTS ARE
For Health and crop Insurance use
It destroys grain smut, potato scab
and other fungous diseases .
Everhart Drug Company
SHIP THREATENED BY
FIRE ARRIVES SAFE
(Special t The Argus.)
Parts. Klre which threatened the
Frinch steamship La Toiiralue was
Inn. mht under control and all her pas
seiiKers are safe. The ship proceeded
iiiuler her own steam to Havre, her
destination. Only the Itotterdam. of
tin' fleet which responded to i .. lulu
Caussln's wireless call for aid. Mood
l.y as it measure nl precaution to give
assistance should any he required.
Commanders ol other vessels which
speeded to the rescue were hummed
that their services would not be re
Grave fours for the safety of La
Touralue were felt In thla city until
the positive announcement was made
that she was In no danger.
On board l.u Touralne were 461)4
cases of cartridges Intended for use
In the Kuropeau war. There were 14
passengers on board, of whom 38 were
in the first cabin. Her crew number
ed about na
From Baltic to Rumanian
Border Forces Begin
(Special to The Argus.)
London. Except In the central Bee
kid pass of the Carpathians, where the
fierce Austrian attacks have moder
ated somewhat, the Russians are now
on the offensive along the whole
length of their extremely long line
from the Baltic sea to the Rumanian
boarder. Apparently they have defin
itely disposed of the Oerman and Aus
trian attempts to outflank their two
extreme wings. n1 having turned,
are making slow but steady progress
In the Beskid. Tukholka and Ussok
passes the Austro-Oermana are In poe
sesslon of strong positions, whence
they are continually attacking the
Russians, while In the western passes,
especially the Dukla, the Russians are
on the Hungarian slopes, where the
fighting has degenerated Into trench
In northern Poland the Russians are
advancing slowly westward from the
Nlemen river and the Oermana are
fighting a rear guard action. Only at
one point Is the Oerman attack being
seriously pressed against the fortress
To the south, according to a Berlin
dispatch, the Hermans have evacuated
Myzsyul -, which Is right on the east
Prussian border, northwest of Lomza,
(Special to The Argus)
Salem, Or. The governor, secreta
ry of state and state treasurer unaul-'
moualy reappointed Charles V. Oallo-.
way state tax commissioner. Mr. Qsl
loway Is a democrat and has held the
office since Its croatlon In 1900. the
law providing that the two appnlntlvo
commissioners shall be of different
mttt4 ooo aooatto
FOUR .. in .. ONE
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TEURIZED CREAM. It reaches you In a Dust
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SAN FRANCISCO TRIP
(Special to The Argua.)
Washington.- President Wilson def
initely abandoned Ills proposed trip to
Sun Francisco this month to attend
the Panama Pacillc International ex
position. The grave International sit
uation and the Mexican developments
Mere glveu out us the reasou for this
WETS MAKE LAST
STAND AT OLYMPIA
Olympla. Waah. Before packed gal
leries and with Interest keyed up to '
such a pitch that Governor Lister was '
drawn from the executive mansion to
the house chamber, wet forces, after
a vote of 43 to 4.1 on a question of pro
cedure, deserted the ponding liquor
measure ami offered a new bill in the
last effort to save the breweries of the j
Kiev en members of the house were
absent when the teat came that in
spired the wets to change front.
The new wet bill would bar all aale
of Intoxicating liquors In the state,
but would allow breweries to continue
operation for export trade, Chalrmau
Manogue, of the public morals com
mittee, said, propoalug submission of
this question at a apeclal election be
fore the prohibition law becomes operative.
HARRY K. THAW IS
AGAIN BEFORE COURT
(Special to The Argus.)
New York. In the room where he
twice faced a Jury for tho murder of
Stanford White, Harry Kendall Thaw
went on trial for conspiring to eacape
from the state hospital for the crimin
al Insane at Matteawau.
SILENCED IN STRAITS
After Terrific Bombardment
by Anglo-French Fleet
Forts are Taken j
(Special to The Argus.)
London. Three more strong forts
In the Inner straits of the Dardanelles
have been silenced by the Anglo
French Beet after terrific bombard
ment, according to an official com
munication given out by the British
It is admitted in the official report
that a majority of the war vessels
engaging the forts by entering the
straits have been hit, some of them
numerous times. Serious damage la
The Turkish official report declares
that one British battleship has been
badly damaged and that a French ar
mored cruiser hss been put out of
action. None of the batteries has been
damaged, says this report
Damage by the forts which have
been replying vigorously to the as
saults of the fleet has not been con
fined to the vessels, as several sea
planes, acting as scouts for the Anglo
French fleot, hsve been brought down.
The admiralty describes th dsmage
to this arm of the service In detail,
saying one aviator was hit 28 times
by shots from the forts. No death has
resulted In the serial squadron, how
ever, according to the report.
The warships are now engaged In
re. lu. in;: the forts In the Narrows,
which la considered the most difficult
section of the Dardanelles, from the
point of view of an attacking force.
BRYAN TAKES NEW
(Special to T te Argus.)
Washington. Harvey B. Ferguson
of Albuquerque. N. M . who retired as
a member of the house, became pri
vate secretary to Secretary Bryan Saturday.
I will be in Ontario Tuesday, February
9th, and will buy your Poultry at mar
ket price. I will also be in Ontario
Tuesday of each week, through spring
and summer. Will make headquarters
at American Express. I j Pl BOISE
J. H. FARLEY
FUNERAL QIRICTOB AND BNeULHU
PMU U, M RALg t'Al t.M As a .1 n
i 'miii i Dai ok Nn. hi
(Special to The Argu.)
Klamath Falls -A socoud invasion
of Klamath county to procure horses
for llfJit artillery was made this Meek
bj representatives of the French gov
ernment. Horses weighing in the
aYslghhnffhjOOd nj 1 !iu ih.uh.Is are de
lire i and the average pi i.
Jlii" a 'u.i.l I'll, last purchase made
, luii i . I I In total horse
U. S. EMBASSY IS
READY TO MOVE
(Sp-cial to The Ari u- )
Washington.-Germany has asked
the United States to care for Its diplo
matic mil-rests in Constantinople
should the allied forces occupy the
capital of Turkey. Ambassador Mor
geuthau has been iuslructed to assume
that duty when the Herman minister
to Turkey leaves with the Ottoman
government for Ksklchchir, the newly
selected temporary cupit.il for the
porte. The minister ia arranging to
place the German legation lu charge
of the Americau ambassador.
There la every Indication from the
official dispatches received here both
at the Turkish embassy and the Wash
ington governmeut that the Ottoman
force.-. Intve made extensive prepara
tions to defeud all approaches to ton
DEFEATED IN TEXAS
(Special to The Argua.)
Austin, Texas. The resolution pro
viding fo' submission of a conatltu
I amendment ttrautluK the vote
men was detested lu the senate
It failed by five sous to uet the re
quiic.l two thirds man. rit).
GIVE THE BURGLAR THE HAH A!
BANK YOUR CASH WITH US
SOME people extend invitations to the THIEF AND HOLDUP HAH.
They carry on their persons or in their homes large sums of money.
A CHECK BOOK is of no use to the profeuional thief. Still, a
check ii AS 0000 AS CASH to the tradesman or for the immediate
household wants. If you haven't a bank account
OPEN ONE TODAY.
The Ontario National Bank
:: A BARGAIN :--:
In good traet tit laml witli a iiuinU r .me water
fight, Will Mil anywhere from 10 to OOaeie-. Half
!, Two miles south of Ontario $180 DM at if un.
J. J. MESS, Ontario, Ore. Box 51