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SPECIAL SCHOOL MEETING.
A Lovy of Six and Ono-half Mills
For General Purposes.
A special meeting wan liolil nt tlio
school lioiifo Tuesday evening. J. i
J'oflf, chairman of the school board
called the meeting to order, and clerk
.1. K. Tniifch rend the call, and on
. motion u levy of fl'i ""h va,i mn('
n a vnlnntioii of $420,820.00 which
will rcnlio to the district the sum of
To cover tho deficit for tho present
year, wlitrti ends the thiol Monday in
June, which, for teachers' salaries is
.fOO.), and for temjKirary building and
furniture, nboiit $1,000, tho board
was authorized to issue warrants or
borrow money, ns they deemed best.
This will make n total deficit of some-
near $1,700. which will have to he iro
vided for. It is calculated thnt the ' parcntly,
itinronwd vnlnntioii nojtt year will
provido means to meet tho necessary
outlay necessary to secure adcqtinto
school facilities and avoid bonding
The assessed valuation of the dis
trict for the last three years has been
as follows: 1002, $IH2,lf)S; 11)011,
.jfJIOI.WII; I Wll, $420,0:m. Presuming
the sumo ratio of increato will con
tinue, tin assessment in 11105 well bu
The ImkiiiI oM'iieil bids for the erec
tion of lvw (unHirary buildings rang
ing from $61. "W0 to $1,1 i:i, The board
look the matter under advisement.
their property which is punishment
Dealers however nro not on tho
lookout for such actions from one of
their own number, therefore when
when a tiromincnt dealer whom wo
will call No. one came to the office of
agent No. two a few days ago and
nslfpd 'o. '2 if he had anv trood buys
on hand, saying ho was in tho market .
for something good, Xo. two said ho
had one silt cdircd buy but hesitated
about showing it because ho hnd no
contract on it and frankly told No.
ono that be hod no contract, tho lat
ter very eloquently agreed to recog
nize Xo. two's right if the land was
purchased, on tho strength of this tho
property was shown and the owner's
name given, putting No. one square
on his honor.
The property did not suit him ap
n any particular, and ho
turned it down hard, thus putting
dealer No. two entirely oft bis guard
and ngent No. 1 steered direct to tho
owner and purchased the property
amounting to several thousand dol
lars, and saved $.'0. This is an iso
lated ease among inn I estate agents.
A Milium dealer will sooner tlio n
pauper than sloop U such n contempt
iblo action. It is a common saying
that "thero is honor among thieves,",
even thieves aro honorable with on
"The Store that Saves You Honey"
The Handsomest and Best Low
Priced Steel Range in America
$ 1 .00 a Week Buys This Rand
Great Fuel Saver. Burns Hard Cojn
bolt Coal, Coke or Wood.
SPECIAL COUNCIL MEETING.
Tho City Fathom Mot Monday
cning for Duslncsn.
Thoro will bo a special effort put
forth in tho wrvicos of Sunday,
Christmas day. There will he a spec
ial Christina sermon Kuiiday at tho
I'liere will bo special music, both
! IS ' ' n
Good for $r.oo payment on any
Uiuific in tho Hoimc.
POWERS FURNITURE CO.
The Queen of the KitchtJ
Put up ready for operating in your house on
payment of ft.ooa week. Wc do as we adver
tise, If we lose money by it. Our word is our
bond. Wc guarantee this stove or refund the
POWERS FURNITURE COJ
190-192 First Street
Ono if I ho nioM importniil meetings vocal and instrumental, .Sunday morn
; ing at the K, church servcies.
I are cordially invited.
the eoiiueil has ever held was that
or .Monday evening. Theto were pies
out! Mayor Cook, Couticiliiien llinl
Imrl, llunliex, llamillou and Mono
hail. Coiiueilmaii Iteebe out of the
The ivNirt of the water committee
(Hi mo up. The ieirl reidinmendcd
that six hydrants be mtahlMii'd, as
follows: one al corner of .tolni and
.lumov alinelM. iiinir selionl liiitii: imn !
ill cot r dcrsev and IliiiliiiutouJ Now Is the time to nukes goc-l lnvel.
..,(,, ... r I,,,,,,,., .....i iViii unent. A iV, story home, 7 rooms,
nfii al coinei or ,leiey and Haiti. WMJ, nmI tHOclow hn,rl crr
mote, one at corner ol IIiiiIiiikIoii and mu a giKxl wHI. the only well In the
Ivanlio and one nt corner of I vniihoo , vicinity. The location U the Ik-sI (list
and Chieano sln els. A mmtIiiI com- " ',e '""I "J lv; center wsy hctwrcii
1 eo, Couuc1l11.rn .Monahan, Hughes Xlu
Instructions 011 1'Inno nnd Organ
M CtoU Lesson
AA1V II. UOVLANI),
Corner jcrnvy null I, cm II ntrcvl
and lliulbuil, was iiiNiinted, with
xiser to m l, to nrninno with the wa
ter iomWH.v to place the hydrants,
with siv inch feed mains. The same
committee wiim intrucled lo sci'iiie
Iiim and Mich other norowMiry npiwi-
niliu to use the hydrant when placed
A lax levy of llnce tin I Im
L. C. SLATER
fust opened shop in rear of I'cdili
cord's real estnto office.
Repairing Neatly and Promptly Done
M. L. HOLBROOK
L. B. CHIPMAN
WALTER W. WOOD.
lion ), HI. Johm, Uirinn,
the total uiluHtioii being ;il7,An,
wliich will put imIk (he eily hoiihliry
tho Mini of 44 l:t. This levy of Ihive
mills is all that can be levied under
the old chatter.
An aie HkIiI was oiderd placed at
Hut intersection of IturliuKton and
IMIsoii sln nls.
The city eimineer was iuslrucled to
1111 roy .Imvy slieet, mid iwluhlish
a iiiiifonu nole. This was made
iicreeMiry I'nuii the fact thai a number
of cnuifiil foiiiHlalUHis hnviuir been
laid without hiuiwiiur where the iwIhIi-
H4uh mole wn, if any.
After h immI tntniiiw' woik the
eiMiiK'il adjHiiHl. Tlmir Hctiou incuts !
with Iw.ri.v ppivhI fann the no- 1
J.17J for the (Incut 100x100 feet in Point
Several inside Iota nt f.So to H c.ich
nt Point View.
Thu finrtl OMtvinii fret Iiuttnit4 mrtirp
was minli''"1.?,'-1 f 3"
I'ine Itlvcr view lot In Si. IoIiik 1'itW
for f J75.
D. C. ROGERS
Tllli RIiAI. USTATI; AAN,
ST. JOHNS, OKH(lN,
ORIN F. MALTBY
Jobbing and nil work dono promptly
and satisfaction guaranteed,
St. Johns, Oregon
For Choicest Cuts
or rnr.sn miiats, nenr, poiik
WIINDALL & WINDALL
CAN I'LISABD YOU
tltm, llx.m. I.ir.l, i:to stwayi lh ImI
(lift u UUI
HTItunr, Kr School
GOODRICH &. GOODRICH
ST. JOIIKH AMD I'OUTLAKI), OUKdON
J II. I'llOOK
l, 8. WALTON
I nn I'llWH (n. rMIIWIM illv.il 1
llrnrral JiikMut I'bon Scott 1137
ml ll.lrlH? t. Jebni. Ohjoii
Tho United Artisans.
'Itu 1'ullu.l Allium, .u.l.lU
isHtotiim in ItieknorV hull. U.I M.h,. ! ANDERSON & ALLAN
day ttvwiiuji. A afoul program wn' 0T THE BOSTON HOME 1IAKEHY
i.ih.Ioih.1, llw mam rHlm of uuirh Solioit vour older lor all uoods in
w,v raj., f mm .rtrk. lwir rm, SsM.ml a.enlnm gm
' l?tlmm u "r1i?r,"!,HW1,,Hl ",0,'i ' ornamental ,v,kM
ilh UWU mud UoHluttd. and an ad-; for the holidays. Wo have constantly
iltiw by llr. MmibM.. The nimbly;,,,, ,nn,i .. .. .,, - Ul ,,,' A
lias a 11m. IUi if hh-iuIm'! and inoiv ,,11 Viuuu i.,...,.,,., ' V ....
cakix for .Ninas please wild in orders
am JuiHiiuf at each mwaliHg. Next
.Mfttidsy .twill t will lw their l1it ivg
Hlwr HHIimr ami llwie will be ipiile
a hmmIhi' f iuitiHlvs. 'IV ihitiMluitf
I wm uf I'ortKUHittth will bu bete sud
n h W HUHiWr r hwih)i frisw Iheiv
awl IVrthiMl. 'IV AhUmus start out
undor mm( ravtiiabUt atMitlce. hh1
MNtdilkt HimMttf iU Uttwherniiip mm
ittcallmtl wi. rial. Tksiw U w iiue u" "
ttH ul iU wrr in SI. .lottH.
hi an eariy uaie. .
Phono Scott 3101
Prof. J. A. Sibbeis j
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lit imm rifu .lUHiuui UH ur
Those who are intcie.stcd in
Pianos should not fail to ex
amine the large mid magnifi
cent line of Pianos handled by
August W, Meyer
If yon u-iiit the llest there is
at prices and terms that can
not Ik? duplicated liy other
detilers. his him. And there
is one thing; yon .should lieur
in mind, he will not drop yon
like n hot jsitnto after yon have
bought, but will try mid plense
yon as much thenas lefore.
74 Sixth Street
St Johns Land
L B. CHIPMAN & CO.
Oldest Real Estate Company In St. Johns.
Wc have for sale the largest and
choicest list of property in St, Johns
We still have about 30 fine lots in St. Toh J
Park, convenient to car line and factories, which J
can sell you $5.00 down and $5.00 a month. Whin
tnesc arc gone your opportunity will be lost.
Vtr 1 1 5 TT r. 4 . 4 ll
wc iuso nave o new nouses letr whirh w rmM
sen you on very easy monthly payments. If the
uuu i aun you we win Duna one that will and let yoN
pay lor u as you can.
Let us show you this week m ffnm 0
acre tract closmZjn. We recom
mend it as a big money maker.
We also have one of the finest
blocks in the city. Price $2500.
it speaks for Use it when you see It
Them i h elu uf men who, when
I hoy I'lUiin to a now tHimmuuity to
Klllllu klllll Iklll M.,.1 V'iwi. .1. .... ...... I
to.i.v .-111 ..-. .Wll 11,', .Ml. vl
Wstiiti) otlii'o ih the plaw, take up timo o
uf agtuil, Iwiiii ol all tho hnipiinii X
an do i ul up by buyiui: nunolhiiiK' ill-1 &
i on i rum mi owner iiiuiKiin; to iavo
a (-omtuihidou. Tlnv.o fellowii aro
ouorally dealt with at anus IciiKth
however, and owner iiaunth mo novor
givnn thoin, theroforo if through their
own itlTortM thoy llnd tho owners and
buy from them it is timply n little
hharp prnotioo but not dishonorable
in tho leant. Hosidet; they almost in
variably cud up by payiuj; more for
W. A. EDGERTON
Family Groceries and
Come nnd sec us for your Christmas Specialties
Cochran Block, Jersey St., St. Johns
Tf i . l
u you warn a Business location we can furnijfc
it for you. Will build you a store or office room ll
suir ana rent it to you right. J
We have unexcelled water frontage factory slta
winch we can sell on very easy terms,
If you want anything call on us. We loa
money on real estate security, write fire insurant
rent .houses; in fact we do everything in the line of
general real estate and insurance business.
Call on us. Makeur officejyour headquarter!.,
St Johns Land Co.
The Pioneer Land Company
Portland Offic., 728 Cham. Com.