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S T A Y T O N , M A R I O N C O U N T Y , O R E G O N , T H U R S D A Y , M A R C H 2 2 , 1917.
¿3rd. Yea . No. 12.
OUR BUSINESS HOUSES PORTLAND TO FROM
$100,(XX) in excess o f what thev
ever wert* with only one hanking
institution in the city.
Both of these hanks are officered
by men o f integrity anti business
acumen who realize that this
section of marion county is
Business Men o f Staytcn a re on hound to grow and that there
a Par With the S a m e Class
will yet come from this immed
of Men in Other
iate vicinity untold wealth anti
they have provided these institu
tion for the convenience of their
Fur th last two and one half | patrons and those who are com-
months we have tukeu up some ¡fig t'l help develop this tom*
one of the Stayton manufactur munity. You will not <in;i any
ing industries and published an better equipped financial institu
article about them and thei** tions in towns considerably larger
products ench week. This week than ours for the transaction of
we ure loginning a series of all kinds o f hanking business.
Articles Dealing with the
Serial N o. 1101
For years the metropolis of
gam ^iartin, who was married .
Oregon has h< c ii
terrori/ . in Salem Saturday to Mrs. Lucin-
hindered its in iu. i i< s cripp -d da Briggs of West Stayton against
by a small bunch o! professional
protest o f the womanstwo<
boycotters and picketed.
sons, G. F. and J. F. Mack, is
state law was enacted to declared by the sons to have
make picketing and boycotting exerted a spiritualistic influ- j
Owing to the Extrem e high pr ices of all kinds
a crime but like all similar con ence over her by claiming to
dress goods, cloakings etc., we have de
trivances o f politicans it con be able to converse with some
cided to close out all of our cloakings and
trived not to accomplish results. of her children who have long
dress goods at a much less price than the
Now a bill is to be initiated been dead. This declaration is !
and submitted to a vote of the mad<* in a petition which w*as
same goods can be bought for today whole
people to prevent conspiracies filed with the county court before
sale. This department will be discontinued
to injure trade, business or'com the marriage Satarday, asking
until after the w ar is ended. Sale wiU continue
merce o f anyone doing busini
the appoinment of a guardian for
until last yard is sold.
Mdls too busy on
in the city of Portland.
The bill will make unlawful
G. F. Mack lives at Stayton
any form o f boycott or picketing a„d
F. Mack at Aumsville.
tin- place nf bu
s o fa n y o • |: ,th men stand well in the com-
articles dealing with our busi
by any kind ol an organijatiu.i, munition in which they live,
ness houses and it is our purpose
such as carrying banners in Tney say they have only the best
to write an article each week
front o f business places.^
intentions toward their mother
dealing with some line of busi
Phis will be a real initiative and that they are attempting to
ness carried on in Stayton.
The Artisan lodge o f Stayton as no hired signature by tin* sM- have a guardian appointed as a
Where there are two or more
held an open meeting Tuesday
. . r , . i .. ..
¡e' ,ors will in* put out, but the protection for her and her prop-
houses handling the same line
1 e ow* a *’
be ecu fed
-.g.that she has reach-
of merchandise they will of
a goodly number.
th“ business firms of the city, ' ed an aj,e where she needs care,
course is* grouped.
short musical and literary pro
purpose o f connecting the fair
large and small.
j The petition
Our article this week deals
grounds with the Salem water
gram was rendered much to the
At the election the people of has gained control over her prop-
with the Banks of Stayton.
pleasure and enjoyment o f those Portland will have a chance to .erty. That the petitioners have system.
The Oregon legislature
We have here two hanking in
For the accommodation of the on]y did not enact any ba(] )aw,
present. District organizer and
stitution and they are good
from Portland were present. for property and business inter- property is apparent from the public the board decided to in- i 5ut enacted gome o f constructiva.
strong hanking houses and are
A fter the program a clam sup-1 eflt or for a 8m:,i| proup 0f pr >. fact that th
The anti-picketir g
have nQt 8UffKested stall 73 patent lavatories, eight j character
able to take care of the needs of
per was served and enjoyed by fVssional agitators.
,i n u person for
fU » the court’s con- more drinking fountains.
only because there
our citizens along their line and
the gathering followed by games
hvdrants will be placed in the was not much need of strength-!
handle a much greater volume
in which all participated. The hectored and tormented, atui but have left that at the discre- principal buildings and all facili- en|ntr the «resent law
o f business than they are now
evening entertainment was con small merchants have b e e n , tion of the court.
ties for proteation and safety
Following are some of the acts
cluded by the Small
driven out of the city by thei Mrs. Briggs, according to the *mProve<*”
of the legislature that are of a
Up until about six years ago
There was some question as to constructive character as affeci-
there was but one bank here and Miss Ryan singing a German lawless boycott and the terroriz- petition, has a dower interest in
| property in Hood River the value whether or not the horse show j [ng bu3inesg;_ To encoura e es-
the deposits in the one hank song accompanied on the organ
by Miss Selma SchufT.
The indications arc that iPprt-*of which is unknow’ n to the pet will be held this year. That i tablifthment of ¿Mfipmrines by
never reached over $ltx>,U00.U0j
land people will prefer to come itioners. a half interest in real matter was not decided at this municipalities bv giving a bom s
while the combined deposits o f'
or d]rect ajd
out from under the cloud o f ter property in the state o f Washing- meeting.—Capital Journal.
NICE FLOCK OF SHEEP
the two banks at the present
rorism. lawlessness and destruc ton said to be worth $13,000, real-
State highway law to connect
time aggregates over $300.000
tivism that hindered development property in West Stayton of
the center o f popul ition a; l
thus showing a very substantial j Cecil Schaefer has a nice flock
producing sections of the s t a t •
increase ami displaying in a o f sheep of which he is justly
Saturday March 24 the Loyal
Changing gasoline tts law to
There was a large attendance has an income of $625 a year
small way the immense amount proud. Starting in -I years ago
consumers o f this state to
o f business these institutions! with one sheep he now has a fine at the local Grange Saturday.
The sons assert that their church will give a chicken dinner buy at «ame rate as ether state-
band o f 20 old sheep and 14 lambs. The usual excellent dinner was
Act changing irrigation seen •-
Still another item o f compar It is such work as this that en served, short talks were made mother has a limited education, at the residence o f Mr. and Mrs.
laws so that such projects
ison might be mentioned and courages our boys and makes
undertaken jn this state.
that is Loans and Discounts
making it possible to
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will be served, all are invited to manufacture denatured' ideo! 1
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m r~ m r m r g jm v 't
p p t «rrrg jpiiw "|
come and enjoy a good dinner in this state from sawmill waste
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A further assertion is made in and incidentally help the boys product. Giving sme'ters rtgh 3
o f eminent domain and encour
y| the petition that Martin, who along.
aging establishments o f such’in-
. married Mrs. Briggs, has no vis-
ible means o f support and that
Defeat t>f the 48 hour- a week
his reputaiion|isbad. Mrs.Briggs
is said to have given him
L. G. Siegmund has been ]aw that would have cripp!< 1
Ik Uk money.
Martin is blamed for appointed by the grange to look Oregon industries in many r -
tlie estrangement that has taken after the interests of a wool and sjjects. Law providing~for I -
place between the woman and m°bair pool in eastern Marion easing kelp fields .and encour; -
her children, and he is accused c°unty-
Any one interested ing establishment o f
,0 ! having threatened indirectly w r*te Mr. Siegmund at Stayton, industry in Oregon.
or Pbone 118. Or G. H.
to shoot the petitioners i f they ^re. or
Amending eight-hour and m
¡mum wage law to allow ope -
came about him.
tion of fruit canning and packi x
Th*1 woman is declared in the
O. L. Weddle anil lamily mov- ¡ndugtries. Defeating the al i
petition to be past 71 years old.
Martins age on the marriage lic ed last week to Salem, where land iaw bill to prohibit Chin* *
the> will reside.
and j apanese from owning lands
ense is given as 67.
We are not having any weath- in Oregon.
er to brag on here, at present.
but in the east trains are still be-
I f you are troubled in mind r
ing blockaded by snow storms, body see the Natui'opath.
Serges, Silks, Poplins and Ottoma s,j
a Wilbur Woolen Mills Co.'!
New clothes are always a matter of interest to active men; they
don't dwell on the subject long; a brief glance, a “ sizing u p" of
the goods and the man; a quick judgment of approval or disap
proval and the matter is closed. That's one of the reasons why
we advise our customers to buy
Hart Schaffner & M arx
0 STATE FAIR PREMIUMS
WILL TOTAL $28,000
Bishop All-Wool Clothes
These clothes are for men who know the value of good quality;
the economy of all-wool fabrics, of good style, a nd exact fit.
Such men like to see the label on the clothes just as they like to
see a good signature on a check.
W e will show you the signature on these good clothes,
Men's Shoes that
will g iv e ycu tu d h
satisfaction a n d
comfort— $5 -$6
k t 4 m iiir * ...
1 m , t , mmh V
A t the meeting of the state fair
board Saturday, it was decided
that the premiums for the ’ 17 fair
should be $28,0lX>. which is $4,-
j fjiXt more than the premium for
last year. Of this large amount
$17,500 comes from appropria
tions by the legislature. The
remain ler comes from gate re
ceipts and from the concession.
The total premium for the
county a >ricultural exhibits was
fixed at $8,000 which is an in-
cfea ed of about $2,000. The
incre ise goes for larger pre
miums on sheep swine and dairy
catt’e. On account o f difficulty
last year in the goat section, no
premium will be given them
1 this year. On account o f their
b* ng lL f lo . competition on Dor
set sheep and Essick swine, the
premiums on those breeas were
The board added $2,500 from
FOR THE LENTEN SEASON
W e have all kinds of Fish. Smoked
Salmon, Smoked Smelt, Spiced and
Salt Herring. W e have also 2 tons
of W hite Soap at the old prices. A
good laundry soap. 8 bars for 2*5c.
Remember the Designer offer will
expire in a few days, renew same at
once and don't do without the best
fashion magazine in the U. S. tor
only 59 cents per year.
W . F. K LEC K ER .