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About Mt. Scott herald. (Lents, Multnomah Co., Or.) 1914-1923 | View Entire Issue (May 13, 1921)
mt. Scott herald
Here*« the Biggest of Beetles
1-ubbahvd every Friday at t^ate
Station. Portland. Oregon.
at Today's Wholesale Prices
Geo. A. McArthur
Kntvred aa Mcond-rlaM mall mat
ter February 14. 1*14. at the poet
office at Lanta. Oregon. under act of
Congreaa. March (. 1ST*.
Sale Starts Today; until May 15
Come in and See Before Bufine
<1 50 • year
till Nlnety-eeoond Street
Lents Furniture Co
w*: ALL HAVE OUR TROUBLES
9213 Foster Road
The Herald printer thought that
he was th« only on« who suffered
as a rwult of the little acts of sei-
fishnesa to which the human flesh is
prone until he had a conversation
one day the first of thè week with
6702 Foster Road
three business men of the district,
One of them was a painter, another
PHONES ............. Residence Main 3369 a real estate mail and th« third a
Business Ant 619-79
This enormous beetle, 8 Inchee long and
tuche» u ule. baa Just arrived
We certainlv ID Washington from Honduras, and has been placed In th« National muwun
Said the Printer:
to the largest grown In the tropica. and la without a rival In ata« In the
have troubles in our business, One
day recently a good lady came into CnKed State*. The » imk 'I uivd baluog ♦ to the family of June-buga.
One Way from Portland to Lents
thè office ami asked for a bid or es
timate on a little job of printing. It
Where H« Drew the Lin«.
We Can Move You Out of the Muddy Street
Such Is Life.
didn't amount to much in dollars and
"Would you marry a woman law
Country Boarder—I suppose we'll he
cents, and as it was to be dene for
U22 Foster Road
a ruin-profit making organisation,
7 made our figure as low as possible, fettina som» O< «hew »lev frv«h «•
"No. Mr. The ordinary woman can
consistent with good paper and la
Farmer- Yep. «b«** v'*rr ’’*«•; b0' croea-exnintn« quit« well enough.*—
The lady calmly announced sot till ye come down here next year. Boston Transcript.
she would, shop around a bit and see T« see. Tv« «”t to sell them 1« the
if she could get it done cheaper by
The Helpful Walter.
commission »>«•». “
h* “•ll • *
anyone else; if not. she would let us local cnmniiM-*»''«i
9111 Foster Road--Lent» Phone 619-13
"Oarcon, your portion« are very
print it. Now, that doesn't sound s - them to th« Jobber In lb« dty. who In | smalL*
«elle them bock
back here to th« fel
for all kinds of
terrible to th# uninitiated, but it turn sells
"Yessir, I’d advise you not to order
happens that the Herald ha« always low who runs the country grocery,
a half portion of anything*
been free with its space to the or tnd 1 buv thorn from bits ”
ganization the lady represented: if a
I make Copper. Tin and Galvanized Wash Boilers.
bazaar or money-raising affair was ll’DGF. Met ‘WANTS AMBITIONS ment. and nothing indicating Judic
Champion Chicken Founts, Hoppers, Feeders, Metal Hens’
to be given by them, we donated th#
Nests. Trap Nests. Brooder Canopies. &c. Stoves, Pipes and
space to help the good work along
Politics aside, in the natural coarse
A news dispatch in the Portion I
□bows. I can save you money on Furnaces.
Seems kind of tough then when they
iialy papers setting forth the polit of events Presiding Judge Kavan
augh of the Oregon circuit court,
AU Wort Guaranteed. Repairing a Specialty.
have them calmly announce they ical ip«sip of the nation’s capital, should receive serious consideration
J would take it to some down-town •tat«« that Wallace McCaniant, of when there occurs any vacancy in
shop which would probably substi >regon, wa., a visitor the paat fort
federal appellate court
•a tute a cheaper grade of paper and night and was seen in company with the
friends have not been active in pre
shave it 25 cents or so.”
senting his claims ss yet. But ainee
“Huh." the Painter snorted. “You state. The story speculated upon candidates are urging their claims,
haven’t all th# cheeky people as cus
it might not be inopportune to call
tomers. 1 have troubles too. Some fel int’s visit and ascribed it to his de- attention to Mr. Kavanaugh's quali
low repairing his hous or putting
fications. As circuit judge, he has
Are you prepared for the coming season?
up a little home will come to ring in the United States circuit won and held the respect of those
me and ask me to go down and look
How" about your Auto needs. We are readv
who have come in professional con
The facts of the matter are these, tact with him. It is generally con-
nt it and figure on the cost of paint
to serve you with Expert Repairing. High
ing. I will walk a mil# or so to get
ceded that he is in evary way fitted
to th# place, figure how much paint x-nch of this court is graced by three The state supreme court seldom, if
grade Auto Supplies, Grease and Oils. If
and labor is necessary, add a litt I«
ever, reverses his decisions.
your battery needs replacing we’ll make
profit and tell him the result, Do he bench in the history of the bar not a politician In any sense of the
you think I get the job in a large
allowance on a New Columbia.
percentage of cases ? I'll say I do row and Ross These esteemed gen- he is the logical man for the place,
(Now is your chanee; don’t be bothered with your wreck)
not. They scheme every way to get
appointment would b« but a fit
me to itemize it so they can take earning; all are close to the four ting recognition of ability and faith
the figures to someone else, who score mark, and in. the natural ful performance of duty. Incidentally
won’t have to do all this preliminary ■ourse of events there will be vacan it would be an evidence that the ad
work and can shave it a couple of cies; in fact, it is rumored that one, ministration is courageous enough
dollars as a result.
Or they want ludge Gilbert, may retire at any to keep the courts out of politics.
the list so they can go to a paint time.
store, buy the right amount and
Mr McCamant is anticipating this
Auto mechanic with sever«! year-,'
proper kind of material? and daub event, gossip has it, and would se
it on themselves evenings when cure the support of the Oregon sen experience will overhaul reasonably.
A little expenit in Paint and Top
they haven’t anything else to do. No, ators and the vice-president in sup Phone Auto «10-77.
Dressing will improve your car...
you printers have no monopoly on port of his candidacy. To the lav-
All hala greatly reduced at the
man, there would seem to be nothing
Mrs. I. W. Rich
"Die Real Estate Man had been so very terrible in thig; it would Parlor Millinery.
What do you want in
waiting to get a word in edgewavs. simply be considered th* act of a ard«on. 6004 88lh -St
and when the painter paused for a forehanded man who want«! to cinch
moment he drew a deep breath and a job when that job would be open,
started his tale of woe. "The other Professionally ami ethically, how
day I took some people out to look ever, such a course might be suscep
50th and Powell Valley Road
at some property I had listed and tible to criticism, to thus take time
thought it was just what they by the forelock, as it were.
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Well, they finally asked
Next to the supreme court of the
We have it
. for an abstract up to date. and I United States, the position which
■suggested that as that meant some will sooner or later be filled is con
I expense they had better put up a sidered the most important judicial
| deposit before negotiations went anv appointment within the power of the
further. Do you think they could president. It is no place for a poli
see it that way? No. never! They tician. and especially a politician of
had bought property before, they Mr. MeCamant’s type.
wanted me to understand, and al- man who essays to fill the vacancy,
ways had been shown an abstract if one should occur, should be the
right up to date, Anyway. I spent ablest juror obtainable; one with no
several hours traveling back and political debts to pay oi ambitions
forth to town and attending to the to further, for the circmt court of
securing of it, paid out $5.75 in cash appeals, along with the other federal
and then this H
calmly court and the state supreme courts,
E ARE A SALE AND SERVICE STATION
told me over the phon# th# deal was are considered stepping stones to
for Diamond Tires and Tubes; also Fisk
all off. Where do I come in for my the United States supreme bench.
time and hard cash. I would like to There should be other qualifications
Fisk Tires and Tubes; with New Stock of all
know? The good lady who seemed beyond party regularity and loyalty
sizes to fit your car. We guarantee our tires and
to be running things in that family to the organi-».tion under all circvm
has no intention of paying me even stances. That Mr. McC imant wu
give all service possible.
th- money I paid out. And yet they opportunist enough to nominate a
call real estate men crooks and vice-president of the United States
AU kinds of Plants for
OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT
grudge them their commissions."
thereby beating someone else to it.
After the Real Estate Man had is no indication that he would be an
allowed a moment or two to pass ornament to the circuit bench. Ra
while the injustice of which he had ther the reverse. And his appoint
At Lowest Prices Possible
been a victim was being considered, ment to the Oregon bench by the
the grocer warbled his little sad ’ate Gov Withycombe was generally
«tory: “You, Mr. Printer, are inter recognized as a political apjxdnt-
ested in the growth of the district
Myers Garag* and Machine Shop
and the prosperity of the business
men in it You have been preaching
trade-at-home to your readers an !
it’s a good work which will benefit
merchants, paper and consumer
9602 67th Ave.
alike. But w« run up against some
hard nuts too, probably oftener than
any of you gentlemen.
day two men, residents of my neigh
borhood, dropped off the street ear,
CANDIES MADE DAILY
Office: East 3230
with two gunnysacks loaded with
canned stuff and groceries they had
purchased in town. They paid cash
for the stuff and the chances were
it was ‘sale’ stuff—put up cheaply
and sold cheap. Some of that class
of stuff 1 wouldn’t feed to a hog.
much less sell it over my counter.
Well, the two men deposited their
6114 Ninety-second Street
‘junk’ on the floor of my place, or
291 Hawthorne Ave.
It is like living in a new
dered a sack of scratch feed, on
which the margin of profit is very
home to have the wall«
small, and requited me to deliver
the whole business to their house,
freshly papered or paint
some distance away. They paid cash
Call AuL Lents 2011
ed after a long, hard win
for what they bought in town—-cash
and carry, the other fellow getting
ter. Now is the time to
Plant: Kelley Butte, 94 and Division Sts., PORTLAND, ORE.
the cash, while I did the carrying,
Local or Long Distance Hauling
and I have to tide them over with
do the work, while the
PORTER W. YETT, Cuntractor.
credit. Truly, the cheek of some
Clean Up, Paint Up cam
people passeth all belief.”
Tnese little instances of selfish-
MRS. THOS. GOLD
paign is in full swing.
ness and unfair practice are not ex
Dressmaking and Remodeling aggerated. They all actually hap
WE HAVE THE
5228 72nd St 8. E., Portland. Or.
pened and we stfppose every busi
ness man runs up against similar
IF YOU WANT DRY WOOD
•634 92nd SU, S. E.
occurences. They certainly would
shake our faith in. human nature if
MILLARD AVE. FUEL CO.
it were not for the’ great number of
OLD HATS MADE NEW
O. M. Butler
L. C. Pullen
Everything for the decoration of the home can be
people we come in contact with who
practice the Golden Rule as wgll as
found in our large and attractive stock.
preach it. To those who do not. who
DIS SiitytMrS St.
Hiotw Tsber N4
Sand and Oravel
Suits Cleaned and Pressed
are always on the lookout to beat
Bedding Plant», Cut Flower»
0127 Pester fisad
the other fellow, the foregoiae is in
^Ninety-Second IL Garden Plowing and Excavating
for all occasion»
dited, with the hope it will "get un
Fanwref Designing • Iperieltji
der their hide” enought to accom
do paperbanging and painting— handle Oregon Products.
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plish a little good.
P. LARSEN, Real Estate, Insurance
ROSE CITY VAN
See A. S. PEARCE
Sheet Meted Work
This Way New and I
Fishermen and Tourists
Drop in Tires
20 per cent
T MAPLES GARAGE
Your Gas Bill
AND AUTO REPAIR SHOP
In The Center of LENTS
Pot Plants, Flowers
and Funeral Work
Windows, Boxes, Baskets and Garden
L. L. CAMPBELL, Prop
Mt. Scott Greenhouse
10004 Foster Road ¿nd Darrin Avenue
SQUARE DEAL CANDY STORE
Nougat Chews, 30c
NewWall Paper freshens
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Clean Up, Paint Up
and Paper the
uno TRUCK HAULING CONTACTORS
CRUSHED ROCK, SAND and GRAVEL
Latest Wall Paper
Nippon Florist Co.
CHAS. WARDE & SON
w.E. Brown A Son