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About The Redmond spokesman. (Redmond, Crook County, Or.) 1910-current | View Entire Issue (July 27, 1911)
The Redmond Spokesman
Published at the “ Hub City ” of Central Oregon
accredited agent o f the company
ami entitled to receive the com
missions for i he sale o f the road
machinery, but that one D. D.
France who lives in the Powell
Untie district, step|s-d in and got
the money, asserting he Intd wild
the machinery to Commissioner
Hay lev and Jt Ige Kllis for tin
Mr. Judge objects to this part
of the transaction tierause h<-
transacted all the business per
taining to this deal in the pa.“f
year, or more, with County
Judge Ellis o f Rend. And BO far
as the transaction was concerned
between Judge Ellis and Mr.
Judge, the regular agent for the
company, there was at no time
any understanding between them
that Mr. France was to purchase
this machinery, or that any one,
whatsoever was to receive any
commissions out o f the deal.
This Reach Manufacturing Co.
is the same concern that got in
to a mixup with the mayor of
Vancouver a short time ago
where it hail been printed in a
Vancouver |«»| rt concerning a
bribe that had lioen given for
the purchase o f oil sprinklers,
for that city.
Mr. Judge intimates that be
fore the matter is finally thresh
ed out in court some interesting
developments will be shown re
garding who the commissions
Suit I n Filed in Multnomah were cut up with.
Consorting with lewd women und
living off their earning*.
lie said it was n disgrace for
any city to let the parasite« pa-
rude the streets and Haunt their
vice in the face o f decent |>eoplc.
That the offense could be stopped
if the |ss)ple would demand of
their elected official* that the
nuisance I*- ulut'ed.
During the course o f his ad
dress Mr. Hazleton made a strong
pleu to mothers and parents to
look more closely after the mor
als of their children, and bring
them up in the way they should
go. He cited a number of in
stances that had come before the
MAKES PLKA I O K
attention o f the officials o f the
Louise Home and the Portland
Commons, und told his audience
how to guard their children from
getting into the primrose puth
a Strong Tulk Tells of t ht* that would lead them downward.
At the close o f his remarks u
Pitfalls I .ml for Both
was taken up for the
Hoys and Girls
fund for enlarging the (jirl’ s
IsHiise Rescue Home, und a good
ly sum was sutMM-ribed.
- CLEAN UP CIÏÏ
Portland Man Tells How
Pc*opIe Can eliminate
A BETTER CITY
T J. Haxleton. secretary o f the
Cot. irnonn I’ risun la-ague o f the
■tat' and also representing the
Pot u n i Cnmniimi Girl's Louise
R » e Hum«', 'w as in Redmond
i?ral days hist week.
s he observed condition* in the
and m an address Sunday
for- in s>n at the M. E. churrh
■ta*''1 i t hat he w as surprised and
■hO' ked to se«1 the moral condi
tion» that obtained here in allow
ing parasiti'H fn>m the restricted
dint net t»i remain in the city.
|le point«sl out to the people
hov this evil could Is* remedied,
and told them if they wanted to
i H their town o f these undeair*
abl. the right way was to go to
the city council and make their
00(1 >plaint. If that 1**1 v did not
tak e action then to take the mat-
tar ip with the district attorney,
and he would lie compelled to act
in the matter, for there is a
■tn ngent law on the Oregon
statute books in regard to males
fl.CO FEU YEAR
REDMOND. ( KOOK COUNTY. OREGON. THURSDAY, JULY 27. 1911
( KOOK CO.
IN A MIX UP
County by C. I*. Judge for
W . C. T. U. Meeting
Commissions Alleged to
Be Due Him for Road Ma
chinery Sold to County
A suit has been tiled in the cir
cuit court o f Multnomah county
by C. F. Judge ugainst the Reach
Manufacturing Co. o f Portland,
for commissions he alleges are
due him for the sale of the road
roller and other machinery to
Mr. Judge claims he was the
The local W. C. T. U. will meet
tomorrow, Friday afternoon at
the residence o f Mrs. Herrick.
The meeting will be under the
direction o f the president and
general topics for the good o f the
order w ill be taken up and dis
cussed. Members are earnestly
invited to be present and bring
some material for the meeting.
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The Spokesman's Job
Hot Weather hoods
IN THE GROCERY LINE we have many articles
that are just what you want for these hot days—
foods that you don't have to build up a hot fire to
cook in order to serve on the table.
Come in and
let us tell you more about this.
IN THE DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING LINE
we have a stock that will meet your requirements.
Why sufTer discomfort and inconvenience whey by
a moderate expenditure at our store you can buy
the comfortable kind of goods.
Remember that your dollars go a long ways at our
store and have an enlarged purchasing power.
BIG DEPARTMENT STORE
HIGHEST IN QUALITY, LOWEST IN PRICE
Future of This Section De
pends l pon Above
SHIP OUT PRODUCTS.
BRINO IN MONEY
Use Brains and Grasses to
Put Stock in Condi
tion for Market
The future prosperity o f this
section of Oregon depends upon
the agricultural resources o f the
country. Heretofore the princi
pal industry has been the raising
and selling o f hay, and a small
amount of grain. But the farm
ers and ranchers have come to
see the hand writing on the wall,
and are graduaily getting into
the hog and stock raising busi
Hog raising, stock raising,
poultry and dairying is the solu
tion o f the future o f this section,
and the sooner the movement
become* general in this direction
the sooner the people here will
It is a far better proposition
to feed hay and grains to hogs
and cattle for fattening purposes
than it is to grow the hay and
grain alone for the market. It
has l**en ably demonstrated that
hogs fattened on the products o f
the farm have brought in a big
increase j«*r acreage over selling
the products outright
Quite a number o f farmers in
the Redmond territory have be
gun to lay plans for extensive
hog ami cattle raising. On the
John Alemeter place five miles
north o f the city, 1(50 acres are
Iteing fenced hog tight and the
proprietor is going to put in a
large lot o f hogs.
l,ee Davenport at his ranch
southeast o f Redmond now has
altout 130 brood sows, and is in
creasing his stock all the time.
F. M. White o f this city, has a
good size«! bunch o f hogs on his
ranch near town, and expects to
extend his operations in the hog
and stock line.
F. H. Swa.vne, recently from
Washington, 'is going into the
hog industry, and his father will
soon arrive here and also engage
in that business.
These are a few o f the ranch
ers around here who have found
out that it is more profitable to
feed their hay and grain to hogs
and cattle than to sell the same
The Oregon-Washington Rail
road & Navigation Co. has pub
lished a book on hog raising that
every hog owner in this section
should have and read from “ kiv-
er to kiver" and get thoroughly
posted on this important subject
The books are free for the ask
ing. Send to the Traffic Depart
ment o f the 0-W . R. A N. Co..
Portland, and ask for the book
let on “ Swine Raising in the Pa
cific Northwest” .
Father Sheehan will celebrate
mass Sunday morning at 11:30
at Anker's hall.
I have just received a large
shipment of these celebrated
goods in Spring and Summer
weights and styles.
I want you to see this line of
for I am certain you will be
satisfied with the goods, fit and
Better come in today.
E. L. R A P P
to Foot Clothier.” Redmond, Or.
1911 CROP OF
Cutting of First Crop Will
Show a Very Satis
ALFALFA AND CLOVER
GOOD THIS SEASON
Cold Spring Does Not Show
Any Appreciable Ef
fect On Crop
The 1911 hay crop in this sec
tion promises to turn out equally
as well this season as in previous
years. In a number o f cases the
first cutting will go way ahead of
any other year, and throughout
the Redmond District the second
crop will be large.
Owing to the cold spring it
was thought the haying season
would be late this year, but the
excellent growing weather that
followed the cold weather early
in June has brought the crop
along in fine shape and only a
few days later than in former
years. Alfalfa and clover on the
whole, will make an exceptionally
fine crop this year, and the yield
will be largely increased over
that o f former seasons.
Samples o f the crop are being
shown in Redmond, and some o f
the best specimens o f grains and
grasses have been sent to the
exhibition cars o f the Great
Northern Railroad at Spokane to
compete for the prizes to be o f
fered by that road.
All o f the practical farmers
and ranchers in this section are
well satisfied with the crop and
W. B. Chapman has some tim
othy that it would be hard to beat
M. E. Landes’ crop is better
, this year than last, and only five
B. A. Kendall's clover and al
falfa will go two tons to the acre
if not better, and is a better yield
than last year.
Farmers who have land plaster
ed their land are getting a great
ly increased yield.
We can help you do this if you
will visit our place and let us
serve you with some of the
cooling drinks from our foun
tain, or a dish of ice cream.
You will like our goods and
W. H. ANDERSON
The Postoftice Store