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About The Ontario Argus. (Ontario, Or.) 1???-1947 | View Entire Issue (March 7, 1918)
ONTARIO, MALHEUR COUNTY, OREGON, THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 1918.
Hpi i uii.m.i
K! Piillltty I !
I In ear-lie
FARM FOR RENT One to 8 jrra;
190 acres, 50 acres In cultivation.
Ootid engine, and pump, low lift. On
Snake river, mile from R. K. depot.
Good outside range. Inquire box 182
WANTED A furnished house by
responsible party. Phone 91-w.
GIRL WANTED for general house
work on ranch. Apply at Arus office.
FOR RENT Modern house, close
In. Apply to Ontario Real Estate.
9 No. 1-tf.
ARGAINS IN REBUILT
ANVMI'.KU (ik U TOMOBILU OF VARIOUS
IAK1B WHl WE HAVK It ERT'ILT AM) K NT I RELY
H THAT WE CAN GUARANTEE EVERY
W THEM i( il GOOD 8E RVR'E. IF YOU WANT A
AR, AND A HAHOAIN. no NOT KAIL TO SEE THESE BE-
MAKflll A PURCHASE
mil linvn,i:ii.i. IN mviiiiih t oi vrv.)
llef MiBf accessories. Sen Ice station tor Good Year Tire.
lachinery wit be
ird to yet this year
tr if nu think yon will need anv fann
Pthis year, now i the time to I t r
Look over your machinery
D sec ! i ; 1 1 will have to he replaced ami
j',11 ! II will need.
SHIPMENTS LONG DELATED BY
f TRAFFIC CONDITIONS
stand the conditions of railroad traf
11 also know how all machines of steel
on are hard to n;et, so if von want to
ML that will enst money. plOe your
hat ou'll need now. We have many
ig Htrnts ei.niin- and have reeeivd several
hvudyjjkt if yon want quick service ifive us a
hancfl m while we have anticipated the needs
!' ti,. Krhers of this setioii, there are always
n H that must lie ordered.
the big tractor demonstration which
We will announce soon.
THE UNIVERSAL CAR
'ord Model T One-Tun Truck ('li.i. linn
trolt, has been thoroughly te-ted for more
years. It Is sold you now In the assured
that it will meet your requirements and
ns. The regulav 'ord frame, only larrer
ler, the regular Kord motor with direct
'onu near; wheel base of 114 Inch inri
Inside a te-foot circle. It has all the
Of the Kord car. all the economy lu oper-
M llialntenun,A n.mA l j .1. -
wmu iu auu wo 11 give you
KlttllK HAVKh, Manager.
I Ui. Bi
Farmer Saves 15 Cents, Squan
ders Big Sum.
FORGETS HOME MERCHANT.
Catalogue House Cannot Entor Com
munity Whr Local Pride Is Con
sidered Bo Frank With Merehant
and Ask Him to Bo 8amo With You.
A Town Worth While.
Cop Hchinl. 1114, by Thnma J Sullivan.
If yon know how to upend less thsn
veil ga yiu lisve the philosopher's
lay Is the parent of Integrity.
of liberty awl ef oaee isd the itenu
teoui slater of temperaace, of cheerful
ness mill of lua It h
llllul areata is u cruel and crafty
domn t lint gniilu.ilh Involved licr follower-,
in depeodettfa mui debt! mid o
fatten then with Irttta Ifcat enter their
Economy s n pfocedare by which
a certain sum of money con lie saved
winl waste "n the other hand, by which
the same earn of monej is dipping tod
To Illustrate, n dinner wishes to
bay in nu' local tnercbaaf a pejoa
la l Id. Imt (lie farmer inn buy "an"
si from the retail catalogue house for
$1 2fi He Is economical nnil Is gulug
to sine (lint in cents
Abandons Machinery In Field.
The prevlow Miniiiier the economical
farmer bought n new mower with
will, li in harvest hi hay iiml paid
The inn liine wns nice iiml new and
ebbs), mui when Hie fiirmer completed
the cutting of his bay be promptly un
bttcbed Ms team and ibaadJOMel the
prett new mower to the teiiiler ele
metitM of Hie Imj field, iiml there II re
iiialim, the sent mui towjue protruding
from ii huge snow drift.
That Meciii" tu Ih? ii eai here wuate
t"ik em iij by the bund mid led It
out Into the llilils mid lust It.
Negloot lo Notiooable.
It la a regrettable furl Hint the prac
tice la not inn-. .in in. ii ; that It In the
rule rather Hum the exception amoug
l.iHik nut of the wind-in- of any
train aa you piikk through the country,
ami almost the lii-l thliia that meets
the eye Is a iienlet ttil piece of fa.'iu
mai'hliiii') slnii.llng In a vacant field
unprotected from the ruins of the
summer, the wind of the fall, the
sleet, lea and hiiuw of winter and the
mud slid mire of sprlug.
VS li.it iiiiim he tin million of th.it
mm hluery lien lu the course of time
the runner Is again leiul.r to put It
lime runt, neglect nud Hie eletuenta
sdded to It value mid cfflclentyr
Dip.ic td SO Fer Cent.
lime they not depict iMcd It nt least
oil -cr cent lu ccij ns'; NeBMMrl of
this kind la'wlUfnl waste
Thrie U no In Iter Held iu nil the
world In Mlil.li Hie' fniuicr .nil prac
il.r eniiioiui iliiiu In the pioHrr care
of his mm hluery.
Pome funnels .i..,. tli.lr inn. Iiln
ery nil i kid from the elements. They
tin ill It lu under n sbed
The liiuuynid fowl hnve also dlseov
area' this "bice sbed' Bad iiml tool
inn. hluery liuike the nhi-t kind of
raaottafl phue, with the rei-nlt Hint
hen the inn. Iiliii-H nre iik'iilii hroiicht
out Into the SUallgbl lhc are things
of si.rdld ii,ieiiiiiiu-e riilhei tllllU of
worth mid U-auty.
Machinery Rusts Out.
Tim back door robs the bouse, and
Hie tuick door lend tu the inn. hluery
lied mid to Him OBofe fields. Qo out
nud see If your uiiichluery Is prolis-ted
from both the weutlier mid barnyard
Keineiiiber It Is better for macblurry
to weur out thnii to ruat out. Kavlug
Id . .nts ou an ax aud losing ISO oil
h mowing mat lilne Is false ueuuomy.
tbe practiea of which lesds past the
gate of thrift mid ludustry and up to
the door of "noeful want and willful
waste" and to the II reside of lodolen -e
Tbe man who ueglecta and abandoiik
bis farm machinery lu the Held le not
only tbe must ludolent uimi In the
world, but also the most stupid.
Aud the straugeet part of It all Is
that a iiihii will uduilt his Indolence,
but will fight If catted stupid
He sort of persuades himself to be
neve that linlnlen. e cherishes all the
peaceful vlrtuea aud that without de
atroylug the others It merely susiends
their fun. tin in
Be Frenk With Dealer.
He frank and open and munly with
jour self snd ssk your deuler to be
Then there will be mors consumer
in the low ii to feed, aud tbe farmer
will proflt by it. Mo will tbe retail luer
chsnt Slid also tbe oiiniiiiier. 'IU
xeu of tbe loan, tbe professional man
aud the employee, as they will be prof
itably employed snd earning money
When I be itlaeus of s town bave
money iu tbe Urnk or Jlugllug iu their
pockets ii loan north while Is la evi
dence a fanning community worth
while Is alio icry nuliienble
Whsf help one helps H. and no cat
alogue house re a better conditions In a
locality that works together la tale
KelBubueea Jealousy ami stubborn
mui are s leMsui kind ef barpooe
efcel cots deop
BUILD UP YOUR
Farmers Should Patronize Lo
cal Trade Centers.
AVOID BOX CAR MERCHANT.
Interest Your Locsl Newspaper Pub
lisher, Bankers and Lawyers In Plan
to Advance Your Town Mail Order
Houses Stifle Development of Smsll
tt'. irrigated! M4, by Thomas J Bulllvsnl
There me two wnyB of looking nt the
objects nf h.ime mnrltota. mid the sub-
Jecis toooM be studied from bott
rtawpolBBi if ii nejsonntily correct un
derstnndltig Is to be arrived nt.
It shmild be understood In advance
fhnt eneti coramunlty, Inclusive of all
the people who live In the mnrliot
town mid Hie farmers who surround
It. Is mi ludiiNtrlnl unit mid Hint the
roopertty Of the Individuals living In
the coininunlty rises nud falls, ebbs
snd flows, with the prosperity of the
community n u whole.
One linportmit aspect of the sltun
Hon Is Hint the farmer bus a right to
look for ii good market for whnt he
rnlses mid hu.i to dispose of He Is n
producer, lint of nil. nud must pro
flitcc before he enn consniue.
The trndliig center, w here he would
onliirslli expect to dispose of Ids sur
plus product, la not performing It
functions ns ii pnrt of the coiiiinunlti
If It does not uiiike prepiirntlon foi
buying overj Hung the fanner wishes
to sell, n ml Hie -nu i hit should ulwajn
be n ciish iniirscl
This much the fiirmer has a right to
demmid In return for the support In
la uhle to give the town.
Could Qst Better Prices.
If the fm huts bave In their local
tow it it u. .iik. -I for their products or a
grent pint of them thev would oltuln
a tun. h boiler price for ever) thing
thc i. ns, :nnl Ho iiMiincr would
pn.v '-oiiMdcrai.ly less than the people
living ra Inrge congi il.-d centers
To supply tbe uceris and demanda of
tbe ieople living lu the Inrge olti.-s
great uaiitllies of n.uiiii prtnlnce
are dally hlpHrd to tbe commission
men hunts oiemtlug there.
Tbe city consumer paya the price for
firing In tbe center of excitement, aa
be Joins with the pi. ..liner in abarluK
the cost of moving the fsrtu pi.slu.ts
to tbe Urge titles; slso the exieuse
entailed lu luindllug. storing and dls
posing of them
Town Is Entitled to Support.
On the other hand, having provided
for a good, adequate market, the town
la entitled tu the supKirt of the form
Furthermore, the only manner In
which the market can b maintained
a for tbe farmers to give nil their
trade to their local uieichanta-keep
tlwlr iiioury at home.
The cow must be finl If she s to coo
tluiie giving uillk. You cannot draw
mole nut of u cnsti than hns been put
Into Hint cask
If the fiinui-is of n coiiihiunil) par
sist III sending the money tiny receive
for Hicir product awaj from boass 1..
boj gniKls the time surely will come
when there will he no money at liiiiuc
with which the town tradesmen can
buy the farmers' product
This U the philosophy of the altua
lion In n nutshell.
The resident of n town arbjO dQOO m.t
even Id .nil effort lu It interest to
build It up and milks It strong mid
prosperous, la Indeed retarding his own
sdiuuceiiieiit. That's the logical reply.
Devotee a Home Msrket.
The first step in I he right direction ,
is the crealiuii aud development nf a
borne luarkel Kverytblng within your
power should Is- done to make your ,
towu tbe trading ujecca of your vlcln
Vou should volunteer your senium
and cooperate with the other citizens
lu making your town the trading envy
of your section of the state.
Ulve tbe quellou a little thought
aud when you have reached a com lu
Hon do not hesitate to nil, e your sen
io to your local uewspaer publish
er, your banker, your men haul, your
Iswyer, yeur hotel keeper and your
druggist and tell them what you think
would be tbe beat wny to build up and
advance your towu.
Cittsene Are Theuahtleee-
The efforts speut sboukl not lie di
rected la speclBc channels, but should
embrace tbe betterment of rural life
The worb for the luiproteuieut of
hot town and country ought to be
made a community Job snd every res
l.leiit sbostM engage lu tbe work with
IOcsl development will be hindered
lost aa long as tbe thought! cltl
neiis line up st the counter ,,f (be
faker and tender biiu their bard earneil
duller snd a bile bef continue to sid
I increasing tbe bsnk Anonnl of the
enormous iurportlons engaged in sell
lag goods by wall through deceptive
I ictnree la espeuetve ,ialegiiea
let tbe cqsBOiunhu rise up la one
taydg ead kot '' lo this practice.
When You Want Medicine
You Want It
ThTC arc t wo tilings necessary in a medical
remedy. It must be the proper medicii
for the particular ailment it was prescrio 1
for; and it must be properly compound' tl
with iiuliedients that are right.
WE MAKE A SPECIALTY OF COMPOUND
INO THAT KIND OF PRESCRIPTIONS
0. G. LUEHRS
A Comfortable Feeling
A good iiuiiiy thingi may happen thai will
give you a fn-linn of comfori -i nl lectrrity, but
lKitliiiij"- will l this more surely than the knowl
edge that yiiii have money in ue Bank.
This is part icuhirly tnii' If yniir money is in
our bank, Where you kimw it's safe. know
it is there subject to ymir needs. That mui ean
gel it when you want, it. That it is safe until
you need it. Tf you have no bank account, we
invite ymi to start, one nt OUT hank now, DO mat
ter how small. You will add tu it from lime tn
time and it will soon be a soiuve of comfort and
security to you.
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LIBERTY SAVING INVESTMENT.
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through personal Initiative and private enterprise. It has become
ueceealty within tbe reaeh of everybody. Where once a bual
nesa had but one telephone with a limited talking range, today
that business has aervloe with a range three-quarters of a conti
nent broad, and ovary brancb of every business Is linked to ev
ery other by an Ini'-n uiiiiininlcatlng telephone system
The telephone has earned Ita responsible place aud there are
iioh S. nnil. nun Boil telephones in this country, over which go
lit. 000.000 talk- dally
Every Hell Telephone in a I.oiik Dialaiue Slut inn.
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