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About The Redmond spokesman. (Redmond, Crook County, Or.) 1910-current | View Entire Issue (May 16, 1912)
Published at the “ Hub City” o f Central Oregon
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Ih r details uf drawing ii|i the roll
Iran warn continued until
■lay, ami In I ha event that Ilia Kraml
Jury does nothing Injunrllun pro
ceedings will I,., umlartahaii, II u
DAIRY COW S HOMESTEAD BILL
dlapalrh frinii llrnd lo a l ’ori
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mai procedure nf
t a » ardine con tra ri fo r cruising l ‘ITA U i s l N KIKMT I s ilN T IN T IIK
tir llmliar In Iha ruunly tu tha
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r * l blddar, Iha la ip a y a r a
iha luaitar bafura
la truuba. whlrh haa baan b r a »
•ulna lima, raarhad a r i t m a i a
d a i * ago » ban Iha ruuuly m u ri
>ilad a r o n l r a r l fo r Iha rrulaa lo
iHiuohua uf P ortlan d
ti retila an arra, othara ranglng
t \ ren i» lo I t i
ITaranra o f 1 11 ,0 0 0 l o tha t a i
ra balaaan Iha hlghaal and low
|d, aa Ihara ara auma »00 .000
i uf llmliar land In Iha rou nly
la mattar (Irai rama up In Jan-
, a ban tha m u r i Inrludad In Iha
a l a i lavy 1 t, in11la lo p ro lld a
a for a rrulaa o f Iha llmba r for
lon aaaaamanl purposea
Orai upatied on March 3Mh. al
h lima a larga numbar o f Iha big
rr o » tiara prolaalad agalnat Iha
a. aaylng Iha m u r i had no au-
ly lo unda rlak a aurh art lon. and
aitar Iha data « a r a aaruratl Iha
ly aaaaaaor rould noi ba coiti-
d lo uae II In luaklng aaaaaa
m o lla r « a a poatponed
May l a m i o f m u r i ,
li Ulna Iha I I blda « a r a subnilt-
TWO <'All l / M I I S O I KINK HTt>t K tTl.TIVATI4»N OK SIXTEENTH OK
n il Itrn
A I T T i l J l IIA
$1.50 PER YEAR
ItKDMONI). ( HOOK COUNTY, OREGON, THURSDAY, MAY 16. 1912
In iha rirruli l ’ourl al Prlnevllle
laal « aak Iha llijunrllon aulì of K.
Mahar al al agalnat Iha l ’Hy of llad-
niond lo raairaln It from mltarilng
"orrupatlon la i," «aa darldad In fa
vor of Iha plalnllffa.
Tha damurrvr Intarpoaad by Iha
ally «aa ovarrulad by Iha rourl and
iha rlty glvan lo daya In «hlrh lo
Tha ra n «III now bo triad on Ila
l u m i. Is |.E \sKll
Il la understood Ihat Iha Ilota!
Itadmond haa beati le ased from May
or Jone* for a term of five yeara by
It Holland of llermlaon. w h o will
lake rharga of Iha house Iha (trat of
Iha w eak .
A number of I m p r o v e
ment* ara l o ba made In Iha build
Ing. a ste am healing plant being one
of Ih a moat Important.
Tha Spokesman for good printing
TRACT MK.COM» I RAK. Mth
IN TIIIHI» IIK IjllK K I)
II K Mayer and J W. Drown re
turned from Iha Valley laat Friday
night with Iwo ear loads of fine dairy
These fo w l ware distributed
Saturday morning lo people who had
signed contracts agreeing to take
The roal of tha rows ranged from
ISO to Mu eaeli, with an average of
They were all In milk, and
with proper rare will aaaily pay for
themselves Inside of a year
Out of tha | IS,000 available at
tha Hank of Commerce to purchase
cows with, only 14200 haa thus far
If there are others who
want cows they should sea Mr. Mey
er Immediately as he will shortly
leave for the V’allay and Washington
points to buy two more car loads
Ha has almost two cars signed up
The very liberal offer of the Dank
of Commerce to furnish the money
for the purchase of the cows and let
the farmers have the rows by pay
ing }6 a month, ought to appeal to
(|ulle a number of people. No oth
er sectlou haa had such an opportun
ity. Sign up for a few rows and It
will help you, and the whole ited-
mond 1 »strict.
A Washington dispatch says: The
conference committee has reached an
agreement on the Dorah-Jones three
year homestead bill.
The bill, as finally agreed upon.
Is practically the bill aa It passed the
House, with an added amendment re
quiring the cultivation of one six
teenth of the area of entry during
the second year of residence and one
eighth of the area the third year, be
fore making final roof. The essen
tial features of the Senate and House
bills are retained.
The homestead period Is reduced
from five to three years and home
steaders are permitted to be absent
from their land not to exceed five
months In each year after establish
ing a residence.
The three year period will begin
to run from the time of establish
ment of arutal residence upon the
land and If. because of climatic con
ditions, sickness or other unavoid
able cause, a settler cannot establish
residence at the time of filing, he
may be allowed 12 months from the
date of filing In which to commence
The cultivation requirement that
was adopted by the conference com
mittee will apply to enlarged home
There la little enthusiasm that will steads as well as to 160-acre home
nul cool In the presence of real dan steads and to homesteads on recla
Fish are biting good now and if
you want to get the right kind
of tackle—flies, lines, rods, etc.--
I can fix you out complete at
Our Soda Fountain with all the Popular
Drinks, is at your service
M E N D E N H A LL
lA*ave our store every day because we sell them
HIGH GRADE, DEPENDABLE MERCHANDISE AT
MONEY SAVING PRICES
Royal Worcester Non-Rustable Corsets
FIT, WEAR, SATISFY
and insure you against corset troubles.
The most potent charm of
womanly beauty is a PERFECT CORSET, attained through wearing a
Perfect G>rset correctly fitted.
Royal Worcester Corsets beautify and
improve every figure, moulding the form until it assumes the graceful
and symetrical lines of the ideal.
In fact the Royal Worcester is the
one MEDIUM Priced Corset that combines every health and fashion
feature, and is the favorite of every woman.
PRICES, $1.00 to $3.00
NEXT WEEK SPECIAL
Soda, 6c pkg.
Fine Bed Sheets 81x90, regular 75c for 59c
Big Department Store
Highest in Quality, Lowest in Price
Highest Price paid for Eggs.
Bring them to us
H A T IK D A Y
NIGHT W AS Q l'IC K -
A R N O LD
H IR T
KOYYDKR ON HIS
LY Ml BDl'KD
Fire that started from an over
heated stove broke out Saturday
night at 11:40 in the back room at
Mendenhall’! confectionery store on
6th atreet between D and E streets
A Japanese who was passing saw
the blaze and gave an alarm and a
number of revolver shota were Bred
by other persona to aid In spreading
The front plate glass door was
kicked out by an early arrival at the
fire and In a few momenta, with the
aid of a hand chemical fire extin
guisher brought by Mayor Jones the
blaxe waa gotten under control.
Fire Chief Wells and the chemical
apparatus arrived soon after
alarm was turned in. and plenty of
chemical was thrown on the smould
ering lire to ensure safety from Us
breaking out again.
The atove from which the fire
caught was situated cloae to a pine
partition, which was covered with
asbestos, but the fire In the atove
was so hot that the partition be
came Ignited where It waa not pro
Mr. Mendenhall had been scrub
bing and cleaning up the place and
had used the stove to heat water on.
He left a ahort time before the Are
broke out. and stated he had no idea
ther waa much Ore in the stove when
he left. He estimates his loss about
360. fully covered by insurance.
Had the fire broken out half an
hour later, or not been discovered
Just aa It was starting, the chances
are that a serious conflagration
would have started endangering the
whole business section on 6th atreet
for three blocks.
who lives in Cloverdale, while blast*
ing rock on his farm Friday fore
noon , was blown up and badly Injur
ed about the face and head.
Mr. Arnold waa using home made
blasting powder and in loading a
hole used a crowbar to tamp the
powder into the hole. It Is the sup
position that the bar striking against
the rock caused sparks which set off
the charge of powder. Being almost
directly over it it is a miracle he waa
not instantly killed. As it was Mr.
Arnold was badly cut about the
face and eyes besides being cut and
bruised about the body.
taken to Redmond and placed under
a physician's care, who reports that
he believes he will be able to save
both of Mr. Arnold's eyea, but that
it will be some time before he will
be able to use them.
Pieces of rock were embedded la
the balls of both eyes, and Mr. Ar
nold Is certainly fortunate If he es
capes with his sight.
Mr. Arnold Is a son-in-law o f Mr.
and Mrs. Gist of the Commercial Ho
The editor of the Herald waa en
gaged in mining for a number o f
years and Is familiar with the use
and dangers of powder.
benefit of those who do not know.
never use anything but a woodetf
stick to tamp powder with.
C A l t l H T MANY KISH
IS VOI R W A N T AD ATTENDINO
TO THE MATTER KOR YOVT
While you're buay about your af
fairs— those affairs which you can't
leave to others— do you have a want
ad attending to your most urgent
want ad task?
For. If there's something which ■
want ad can do for you. there's no
need to wait— the want ad SH Ol'LD
BE AT WORK NOW.
The Spokesman can help you out
with your want ads.
A fishing party from here com
posed of R. C. Immele, C. H. Fry
and Mr. Ridenour went Ashing at Od
in Falla Sunday. They caught some
big fish and a large number of me
dium sited ones. M. A. Lynch. Ash
ley Forrest, J. D. Butler and Z. Tal-
Say what you please, there is aome
liaferro went on the same day over thing lovable about a Tom boy.
in the vicinity of Cline Falls and al
How often do you do things when
so had good luck. J. D. Butler se you know better? Be careful; It'*
cured the largest catch of the day— a dangerous habit.
he gathered in 64 nice trout.
You should get no message from
your brain or heart that Is not some
Praise, however exaggerated. Is
where near the truth.
always nearer the truth than abuse
Aim high, but don’t overhoot the
Many people are helpless because enemy, who Is constantly peppering
they are cowardly.