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Of CURRENT WEEK
NORTHWEST MARKET REPORTS; |
Washington, D. C. At the instance
of the British government the State
department has called on the depart
ment of Justice to investigate the ac
tivities of certain German sympathis
ers in the United States who are al
leged to have been employing unlawful
means to strike at Great Britain and
Until inquiry has developed whether
there is sufficient evidence to warrant
proceedings no names will be made
public, and officials of the departments
as well as those of the British em
bassy. are reticent about discusanig
It is known, however,
that information has reached the em-
bassy concerning all kinds of plots.
ranging from schemes to wreck bridges
over which railroad trains were carry
ing volunteers of the British army to
incitement of strikes at American in
dustrial plants making war supplies
for the allies.
Samuel Gompers, president of the
American Federation of Labor, in dis
cussing the strike that is scheduled for
an early date at the Bridgeport, Conn.,
plant of the Remington Arms Ji Am
munition company, made the assertion
that "foreign interests” have sought
by the expenditure of unlimited funds
about widespread labor
troubles in the United States, with the
view of preventing further shipments
of supplies to Europe.
In one ease the British government
informed the State department it had
evidence involving a wealthy German
resident of Detroit, Mich., who was
alleged to have supplied money to cer
tain persons in Windsor, Ont., to
finance an attempt to dynamite a Can
adian armory and a factory making
clothing for the British army. Great
Britain inquired whether this case, if
fully substantiated, would constitute
military activity on American soil and
a breach of neutrality.
OREGON NEWS OE GENERAL INTEREST
GENERAL CROP CONDITIONS
ENGLISH LINER JUST
Portland—Wheat- Bluestem, $1.92
l>er bushel; forty fold, 90c; club, B4c;
red Fife, 80c; red Russian, 80c.
School Exhibit Lauded.
College Stations Inspected.
Millfeed —Spot price»: Bran, $42«t
per ton; shorts, $28 6t 28.50;
Salem - State Superintendent of
Oregon Agricultural College, Cor
rolled barley, $25.5O«t26.5O.
Public Instruction Churchill and First vallis - An inspection of the Eastern
Corn—Whole, $36 ton; cracked, $87.
and Central Oregon branch exjieriment
Hay— Eastern Oregon timothy, $16
stations by President W. J. Kerr, of
have received numerous letters compli the Oregon Agricultural college, mem «(17; alfalfa, $12.50«: 13.50.
Vegetables Cucumbers, Oregon, 40
mentary of the Oregon educational ex bers of the board of regents and other
(W75c dostfii; aritchokes, 75c; toma
hibits at the Panama-Pacific exposi
toes, $1.46«C1.75 box; cabbage, lttCUc
UNIVERSAL HAPPENINGS IN A NUTSHEL1
tion. A number have asked numerous This inspection is being made for the pound; head lettuce, $1 crate; spin- WStl IS Stillili) BY GtHMAN OUfl
purpose of estimating more exactly
questions, announcing that they wish
the progress of the work in those im i ach, 5c pound; rhubarb, 2«(3c; peas, 2
to adopt features of Oregon’s system portant lines of scientific agriculture <<t4c; beans, 2$«t3c; green corn, 25<<(
in their schools.
William E. Cole, as it progresses from year to year. 39c dozen.
Live News Items of All Nations and
Green Fruits - Cantaloupes, $2(<t.2.75 Cunarder Has 22 Americans Aboard
chairman of the educational committee These inspections also serve to secure crate; apricots, 90c«i$l box; peaches,
Pacific Northwest Condensed
On Hazardous Trip, Who Give
of the Napa County Farm bureau, of
experiment stations, extension and 75t<t85c; watermelons, lf«i 2|« pound;
for Our Busy Readers.
Rutherford, Cal., has written
Mr. resident instruction are mure closely plums, 75c«i$1.25 box; new apples,
Details on Reaching Port.
$1.25<<ll.5O box; blackberries, $1.25«c
Carleton as follows:
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4 CT.’4 4 V » two
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. $1.25 <.i I 50,
"Just what method to take to bring to make tha journey. Following in the L®° erata; blackcap»,
raanlutrriHa HIW.i UOc
about the proper kind of interest in itinerary of ...
the party on its inspection raspberries, 85<n90c.
New York — The Cunard liner Or-
Heavy raina in Northwestern Ohio
Potatoes New, lkfljc pound.
and improvement of the rural school of tour:
duna, bound from Liver|>ool to New
are causing alarm.
Onions- $1 OIL50 sack.
our county was not clear until your
Moro station, located near Moro,
Eggs Oregon ranch, buying prices: York with 227 passengers, including
Oregon standard school was explained Sherman county; Hermiston, in the
Omaha is visited by a severe storm
1, 24c dozen; No. 2, 21c; No. 3, 22 Americans, was attacked without
to us by one of our district school irrigation section of Umatilla county;
which did muehjiamage.
warning, it was learned on her arrival
teachers, who made a study of it at Union, a dairy farming and livestock 17c. Jobbing prices: No. 1, 26c.
Austria denies the report that the
Poultry — Hens, 12 ui 12jc pound; here Sunday, by a Gorman submarine
the Oregon booth in the Educational experiment station of Union county,
Italian navy sunk many of the former's
on the morning of July 9.
Palace at the exposition.
and the Burns station, dealing with broilers, 18 «( 20c; turkey», 2o ut 21c;
Twenty miles from the grave of the
"The idea has appealed to all. As a dry land plateau conditions in Harney ducks, old, 10c; young. 18 &C 20c;
Lusitania, off Oldhead of Kinsale, the
A postoffice clerk at Wallace, Idaho,
result, at a joint meeting of the educa- county.
Butter — City creamery cubes, Orduna escaped the Lusitania’s fate by
has confessed to robbing the safe of
tinal coommittee of the Napa County
In addition to the stations visited
28c; first», 26c; secontla.
‘ . 25c; half a second of lime or 10 feet of
Farm bureau, school trustees and the party slopped at Portland, _____
’ prints and cartons, extra; butter fat. space, the German lorjtcdo churning
Oregon wins grand prize for the best
No. 1, 29c; second grade, 2c leas; the water that distance behind the
for a standard school was adopted after math Falls.
collection of minerals at the Panama-
liner's rudder. Then the Orduna sped
creamery cubes, 25|<t(,26|c.
the Oregon plan."
away. She was followed by the sub
Veal Fancy, lOgfloje pound.
The following have asked informa
Road Bonds Indorsed.
marine, which rose to the surface,
Pork - Block, 9j(<f,10c pound.
At St Johns, N. F., cod fishermen
Hop»- 1915 contracts, nominal; 1914 manned a gun on her deck and shelled
Klamath Falls—"Resolved, That the
report fish plentiful but a scarcity sf
Miss Mary Zachary, Atlanta; Mrs.
the fleeing steamer.
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salt caused by the European war.
N. L. Bagley, Birmingham: Mias Mary bonding plan
The attack was at 10 minutes to 6
in Oregon, as advocated by the advls-
Wool Eastern Oregon, medium, 25
Welsh miners in the Rhondda dis
ory board of the State Highway com- <a28|c pound; Eastern Oregon, fine, o'clock in the morning, when all but a
trict which furnish coal for the Brit
icher, Warren, O. Mr. Churchill also mis* ion, be and is hereby indorsed by | 18 ut 21 Jc; valley, 26t<t,30c; mohair, few of her ¡tassengers lay sleeping in
ish navy, voted 2 to 1 to go on strike.
Aroused by stewards,
has received numerous requests for the Tri-State Good Roads association, new clip, 30(<i,3lc.
Polk and Yamhill counties, in Ore
and that the Pan-American Road con-
Cascara bark—Old and new, 4«i4jc. the ¡Musengers dressed hurriedly and
copies of his playground manual.
quarantined because of
gres», to be held in San Francissco and
Grain bags In car lota, 8|e; in leas went to the upper deck, where they
|>ut on life belts ami took their places
rapidly-spreading rabies among stock.
Oakland September 13-17, be and is than car lots, about jc more.
at the lifeboats.
They heard the
Valdez, Alaska, an important sea
scream of the shells ami saw the ocean
port, is visited by a $500,000 fire,
Hood River — Nothing daunted by
This resolution wa» passed at a cow», $5.76 «1I 6; good, $5 25 Ut, 5.50; spit up columns of water where the
which wiped out the main part of the
the fire that destroyed their completed meeting of the directors of the Tri- i heifer«. $4.76«(6.50; bulls, $3.506(5; shells struck.
grading machine two weeks ago, just
When.the fire grew hot, they were
State Good Roads association, embree- ’ stags, $5«<:6.25.
as it was ready for shipment to San
All Washington and Oregon give
ing Oregon, Washington and Califor- 1
Hog» Light, $7(«l7.50; heavy, $6«( ordered, for their own protection, to
Francisco to be exhibited in the palace
the next deck below.
hearty reception to the Liberty Bell on
nia, in thia city Saturday night during 7.
of horticulture, Asa B. and Frank W.
For half an hour the Orduna showed
its journey from Philadelphia to San
the visit of the advisory board of the
Sheep — Wethers, $4.75 (<( 5.50. »
Gradual Evacuation sf Warsaw
Cutler are bringing to completion a
her heels to the assailant. Through
State Highway commission, Mr. Boos ewes, $36(4.50; lamb», $56(6.50.
The new machine
marine glasses the passengers watched
Germany makes formal answer to
Reported to be Russia’s Intention sizes apples so accurately that one- being executive secretary and Mr.
the dark splotch on the water’s surface
Worden treasurer of the board.
the United States in which regrets for
tenth of an ounce difference in weight
astern. They saw the low-lying Ger
The project contemplates bonding
attack on the steamer Nebraskan is
London—The Morning Post's Buda will cause fruit to drop into different the state for $10,000,000 to construct offering outdoor home grown tomatoes man warship coming on with a bone in
pest correspondent report» that the bins. Excepting the machines used to trunk roads.
The road which will of exceptional quality at $1.75 a 20- her teeth, but the Orduna’» flight was
An ex-Philadelphian, residing in Al gradual evacuation of Warsaw has detect frozen lemons and oranges, affect Klamath county most will be a pound box. The vegetable is coming faster than the pursuit and after seven
these being lighter than the unfrozen
bany, Or., saw the Liberty Bell for been ordered by the Russian staff.
trunk road from the end of the Colum from Fox Island and Hales passage shots had been fired without effect, the
This report, coming just when mili fruit, a weighing device has never bia Highway down through Central
the first time when it passed through
submarine gave up the chase.
and dealers expect a heavy demand.
that city recently.
tary experts in England have been dis before been used by fruit growers.
A wireless call for help was sent out
Oregon to Bend, to Crater Lake, to
Reports from growers say there will by the Orduna when the torpedo was
cussing the possibility of capture of
Klamath Falls and thence out to the
It is reported from Washington that
the Russian fortress, has alarmed the
be a good crop this season.
seen. She was then 37 miles south of
Walnut Growers Meet.
Turkey is expected to enter protest
populace and seems to indicate a more
The first shipment of Walla Walla Queenstown. The reply. Captain Tay
against the United States for shipment
serious condition in the Czar's realm
of war munitions to the allies.
globe onions this season arrived on the lor says in his official report, was that
Ten Cars Box Shooks Sent.
of the Willamette valley will fill the
than has hitherto been suspected.
help would be given within an hour.
They are It was four hour» before the first Brit
The health department of New York
Can Warsaw be held? is a question
Klamath Falls—Ten cars of box local market this week.
City reports that in the past ten years which has been on every tongue.
shook» were shipped from the Klam brown and of good size, possessing all ish vessel, an armored yacht, the
milk drinking has increased 50 per
With the German Field Marshals crop of the present year in Yamhill ath Falls freight yards by the Ewauna qualities that gtr to make a first class Jeannette, appeared.
cent, while saloons have materially de Von Hindenburg on the north and Von county will be from 75 to 90 tons. Box Factory, each car being valued at ' onion, say dealers. They are moving
Protest will be made to the Ameri
Mackenzen on the south, whipping for There will be a ton or more raised in $500.
The Ewauna plant has an out at $1.25 per hundred pound» ami can government by at least one citixcn
the streets and on the residence lota of
For trying to sell to butchers the ward the two ends of a great arc McMinnville, consequently the walnut nounced that it will run all winter this are going fast. More will arrive reg of the United States and poeaibly
meat of a cow that had died from around the city, it is realized in Eng men are in high spirits. It is planned year, since they have a contract to ularly. California onion» are off the others who were aboard
"milk fever," William Richterich, a land that Grand Duke Nicholas, com to visit the big walnut trees in town work 17,000,000 feet of lumber into market for the season.
The capacity of the
There are eariy Elberta and early
dairyman of Hillsdale, Oregon, was mander-in-chief of the Russian army, and some of the orchards in this vicin box material.
has the most severe task imposed on
mill is about 1,250,000 feet a month. Crawford |>eache» now on the market, Secretary McAdoo Expected to
him since the outreak of the European ity, and also to visit the Dundee or The plan to put on a night force has the former going out at 85 cent» and
The Motion Picture Exhibitors’ as war, and the military writers on some chards and the Orenco and Groner been abandoned and some of ths con the latter at $1.10 a box. The Elberta»
Quit Wilson Cabinet, Is Rumor
sociation in session in San Francisco of the London papers seem to think nurseries.
tracts turned over to the plant of the are coming from Wenatchee and are
pledges itself to start a campaign to that his task is well nigh impossible.
Algona Lumber company, north of this the first to be received from that lec
Washington, D. C. — It 1» reported
defeat all attempts at censoring film
Man Saws Wood Since '60.
There was sustained confidence that
tion of Eastern Washington thia sea
again that Secretary McAdoo has ex-
dramas in the United States.
Germany’s previous violent attacks
Hood River—With a common buck-
•on. The Crawford» are rolling in
pressed hi» intention of leaving the
Blooded Cattle Arrive.
The French are arming their troops aolqg the Bzura-Rawka front would saw, G. Upton is slowly working away
cabinet. In the coming fight in behalf
Baker—Nine head of fine Hereford
Big red Wixom plums from the
with a Bhort knife for use in trench never pierce the Russian Jine, but the at a 40-cord pile of salbwood. Mr.
of Preaident Wil»on, hi» father-in-law,
warfare, thus displacing the bayonet, present colossal co-ordinate movement Upton, while power-driven saws hum cattle from Norway, la., purchased by South are proving popular to the trade, he does not wish the charge made
which, when fixed in the rifle, is too
intermittently around him, saws wood George Chandler, arrived 'in Baker and as also are Burbank plums.
against him that he is in the fight par
former wholesale at $1.35 and the lat
long a weapon to give a man free play and carried so far without meeting from one year’s end to the other. Other
ticularly for hi« own job, and he fears
serious Russian resistance that more
in the narrow trenches.
men may be swifter, but none are so this week. The cost of the stock was
it may injure the President to have a
and more the British press is discount
| are also on sale. Thi» fruit ts excep
The so-called "treasure murder” ing the fall of the Polish capital, and persevering. He cannot begin to com $10,000.
Three of the animals are
member of his own family in his cab
tionally delightful to aat, say mer inet.
case at Bedford, la., in which four while not giving up all hope of its re pute the number of cords of wood he bulls, and six are heifers. Of the first
chants, and job» at $1.50 a box.
aged men were accused of having com tention, is pointing out the enormous has cut. "They will reach into the class, one will tip the beam at 2400
Several business offer» have been
Thi» is apricot week and dealers are
mitted a murder nearly half a century difficulties the Russian armies have la
made Mr. McAdoo, among which I» the
pounds. Mr. Chandler will send three
meeting the demand in good shape.
ago, were dropped after Bates Hunts bored under from the start by the ex- been sawing wood since 1860. I am of the new arrivals and some from his
presidency of one of the largest bank
not rich in money, but I have good present herd that has produced prize Other shipments are expected, and no ing institutions of New York.
man, the defendant, whose hearing istence of such a salient.
health and I am not complaining. ”
was in progress, was set free by Jus
predecessors, Secretary Shaw and Sec
winners at the Portland Stock Show,’
getting plenty for all who want them.
retary Gage, took advantage of such
to the Washington State Fair at North
Italian and Austrian Ships Meet.
Eggs took a brace and advanced 1
"Wilson Day” is duly 31.
opportunities and have become rich.
The 1916 national convention of the
Rome, via London — An Italian
Secretary McAdoo could be the gov
Albany—Albany will observe “Wil
Elks will be held in Baltimore.
Poultry 1» coming in pretty strong.
cruiser squadron, comprising the Var son Day” on Saturday, July 31. It
ernor general of the Federal Reaerve
Bachelor Home Raided.
Meats are unchanged.
An Italian merchantman used the ese, Francesco Ferrucio, Giuseppe will be celebrated in connection with
board if he would accept. The term
Eugene- The bachelor apartments
Greek flag to avoid German subma Garibaldi and the Wettor Pisani, pro the city’s regular monthly Public Sales of T. F. McGlynn, a well-to-do resi
of Mr. Hamlin, the present governor,
Rainfall Damages Hay.
expires the first of the year, and Mr.
ceeded at an early hour Sunday morn Day. The speakers will be: Milton dent, were raided by the sheriff and
Kelso, Wash.—Hay crops over the McAdoo could then be appointed for
McGlynn was arrested on a charge of
Colonel Alden J. Blethen, editor and
Cowlitz valley are threatened with con- the long term on the Federal Reserve
publisher of the Seattle Times, dies Dalmatia, and opened fire. During the ternal revenue for Oregon and ex violating the local option law. A fl ve
course of the operations the Italian state senator from this county, and ga' ’.on barrel, nearly two-thirds filled siderable damage unless good haying board.
after a long illness.
Mr. Hamlin is expected to make the
commander discovered that a number Samuel M. Garland, of Lebanon, pres with whiskey, and a number of bottle» weather comes in the valley in the im
The German Crown Prince’s advance of Austrian battleships had taken re ent state senator from Linn.
Senator were said to have been confiscated by mediate future. Many of the farmers race in Massachusetts for governor or
against the French is said to have fuge in the harbor. These, although Garland will speak on "Our President
had planned to cut their hay following for United States senator if the ad
been materially checked.
the Fourth of July, but the almost ministration is behind him, and Mr.
not of modern type, would have been and Our Country,” and Mr. Miller on
McGlynn was placed in jail. He is
showers since that time have McAdoo would be retained at the head
Villa is reported to have penetrated
said to own a large farm 12 miles west
kept them from cutting and some of of the Federal Reserve board, which
the lines of the Carranzaistas and com squadron. Hence, the latter retired.
of Eugene. The officers say that fre
the hay is so heavy it is breaking he created.
Timber Land Changing Hands.
pletely isolated Vera Cruz.
quent visits of friends led to the arrest.
down. Thia will result in much loss
There are two other resignations
Klamath Falla—A deed was filed at
Views of the American press on the
to the farmers. Other crop prospects scheduled for the first of the year in
German reply to the recent note are
throughout the valley are very good, the cabinet, and the fight for Wilson
son will discuss with Miss Jane Ad- the Deschutes Lumber company, trans
Astoria — Antone Lampi, a gill- as the rains mean big potato and
said to be surprising to Berlin.
the next year will be led by new and
dams, of Chicago, soon, the outlook ferring 14,524 acres of timber land in netter, and Alfred Nort, his boatpul
reinforced heads of the administration.
Many parts of the Canary Islands for peace in Europe.
Miss Addams the nothern part of this county, and ler, pleaded guilty in the Justice court
are shaken by earthquake shocks and recently returned home after visiting the revenue stamps on the papers
to a charge of violating the state fish
Strawberry Yield Is Record.
considerable damage is reported.
Men's Places Filled by Women.
The land was ing laws, and each was fined 150 and
the principal officials of many of the amounted to $290.50.
Or.—In a patch of straw
Hull, England—After arguing the
An aviator at a height of 1800 feet belligerent and neutral nations abroad transferred to the Fremont Land com 15 costs, which they paid.
Several large were caught making a drift close to berries belonging to C. J. Allen, only proa and cons of the proposal to em
at Spokane succeeded in landing safely as the representative of a woman’s pany, ot Minnesota.
after being upside down with a broken peace movement. The president has timber transfers have been made with Cape Disappointment.
Six salmon 30 by 80 feet, 103 gallons of berries ploy women conductors on the street
been informed from other sources that in the past few months in the northern which they had in their boat were con already have been picked, and it has
cars here for a month, the unions have
there is little prospect of an early part of the county.
fiscated. Frank Isotala, another gill- been estimated that there will be about been compelled to yield to the pressure
For experimental purposes the U. S. peace in Europe.
netter, was released under 155 bail.
200 gallons more. The berries are the of circumstance» and admit the new
Navy department has bought several
Oregon Wins in Mines.
"Gold Dollar” and "New Oregon” va labor. It wax found impossible to ob
torpedo nets to hang around battle
Turks Order Evacuation.
San Francisco—The state of Oregon
rieties. They are large, solid, and of tain sufficient male labor to operate
Free Reign Given Love.
ships and protect them from torpedo
Paris — The Greek government has hus won the grand prize for the collec
Oregon City—“I remember the time a deep red color. Twenty-four berries the necessary cars and the alternative
attacks. Secretary Daniels said these
were of the same type as those em received confirmation that the inhab tive exhibit of Oregon’s mineral re when I was young myself,” sai<l Mayor filled a quart measure ami eight ber to employing women was the stopping
itants of Alvali, a city of 25,000 in sources, the exhibit installed in the Jones, when anked if spooning in the ries laid side by side measured 13 of the cars.
Women will receive the
ployed by the European navies.
Asia Minor, on the Gulf of Adramyti, Mines building by Fred R. Meilis, of public parks will be prohibited this inches. The season in the Wallowa same as the men, but the war bonusus
England has succeeded in negotiat have been ordered to evacuate the city Baker, and also six silver medals and summer. The executive added that no valley for berries is much later than in heretofore paid will be given the men
ing another huge war loan of $3,000,- and go into the interior of Asia Minor, four bronze medals on individual ex stumbling blocks will be put in love’s many sections.
only, who will turn the trolley poles.
000,000, subscribed mainly by patrons according to an Athens dispatch. The hibits. This is in competition with all sweet path. Sheriff Wilson made the
government has sent an energetic pro the other mineral-producing states and same statement. As far as he was
of the poetoffice.
Sitting Hen Takes Trip.
Absent Spy Condemned.
test to the Porte, the dispatch adds.
many foreign countries.
concerned, he declared, he saw no logic
Cottage Grove, Or.—A hen set here
The Liberty Bell en route from
Paris — Sentence of death has been
in Portland’s attempt to stop love has completed its hatch 500 miles passed by a court-martial at Marseilles
Philadelphia to San Francisco, get»
Belgians Cannot Leave.
Rain Endangers Tillamook Hay.
away. When Bert Nokes prepared to upon Herman Hochel, now in Germany,
momentous reception in Portland and
Brussels—General Von Bissing, gov
Tillamook—Heavy rains have some
move to Spokane he decided to ship who was tried and found guilty on a
other Northwestern cities.
ernor general of Belgium, promulgated what interfered with hay making Lu, Qrater Lake Travel Record Broken. by express a hen that had been »et
charge of systematic espionage against
A favorable trade balance of $17,- an order Wednesday for the punish Tillamook county during the past
Medford — New records for Crater about 10 days, with the eggs. Chickeh France before the declaration of war
674,214 is indicated by the U. S. De
week, where there is a heavy crop of Lake travel are being made every day. fanciers smiled when they heard, but and was not present at the trial to de
partment of Commerce statement on of 16 and 40 who leaves the state to grass ripe and ready to cut. Quite a On Monday all records for tourist when biddy arrived in Spokane she fend himself.
The accused man, who
imports and exports for the week serve in any capacity for any country number of dairymen had their hay travel from Medford were broken when had in no way changed her mind about
was the Marseilles representative of a
The penalty down when the rain came, and should a party of 40 from I.ancaater, Pa., left raising a family.
ended July 10. The trade balance ex' at war with Germany.
German sulphur company for 11 years,
ceeded that for a similar period in provided is a fine of 10,000 marks or the weather remain wet for several thia city in 10 automobiles to pass two
Mr. Nokes announceaa that 12 of the was charged with having relatione
five years' imprisonment or both.
June by more than $3,000,000.
days, some of the crop will be spoiled. daya at Crater Lake lodge.
14 eggs hatched.
with a foreign power.
Brief Resume of General News
from All Around the Earth.
Underwater Boat Misses Orduna
‘ By Only Few Feet.