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THE ST. JOHNS REVIEW
PnhlUti'il Ktrry Frld7
Al II? WH imtlltiglmi Rlrrct, St. Jolin.
TV MAHKMt & IIVKIU.KH.
TlllS RltVIHW Is entered nt post office
In Saint Johns, Oregon n Midi tiinltcr
of the sccoml clnss timler the Aqt of Lon
(rcssof Mnrch 3, 1879.
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rillla for Job Printing rhnn d1lerr. . .
omctl Nwipper of the Ollr tf St. Johni.
Subscription prloo $1.50 par yonr.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 1908.
Wo wish to secure ono or more
Cflnvatssrs in St. Johns, one In Llrnv
ton, one or more In University Park
.0 work for the Review. Wo will
rjlve a liberal commission and besides
to the oie sccurlnn the most votes
by their uubt crtptlons and sollcltlna
we will fjlvc a paid up cchnlarshlp
to the amount of $50 In some busi
ness College. Wo hove orn schol
arship paid up and some one will
Cet to use It this winter. Will It bo
you? Como In and let us tell you all
WhttluB nro InvtiiltiiK tli j territory
or tho Coliinililn. It will m tho noxt
IhhiK In orlor for tho i.'i'rinlHtH to
dlrtoovur Hint tliuy r MiiLtimrlnoH of
tho Jnphiio) making n .mi ' of the
bottom of Ilia imir w tint thoy inn
eoinu tip ami mUo l'ortlnin
Atiolliur iiiithiK of imtlonnl niojif
foi Oiomoii iitxt year 'h Ihu wo'wimc
tittwd from Dm .Aloltiaa. town, wliint
tbu Aniurlt'iiii HMHiclntlon of .Mtitnnl
IriMtraiiN comimiilws Ins 1mii iiMtin
Mod. TIiIm iiioiiiim frtui f.00 to (100
ilolegnten, the majority of whom Imw
noror vlalluil tho count, hIiico Iho
AwmkjIhI Inn Iihh nevar held .1 win'
A way up In Alnikit, wlioro Ihu nlr
In mi puio that It mwnm Iho over
pttMMiil mlcrohtf could not find when'
on to wxlat, thoy nro mill troubled
with Hit luicllll polltlciiH, 11111I liiuo It
In it bud form. Alt IdiidH or Kraftlii.
lying, elilcanory, ilwolt, rotlrnuoiiH ni
nil Iho tO'iiiptnniM or tho iIIhwiki thnt
oblnhm In tho stHlM nro In o Monro.
Iloth or our fllmgwny oxuIiiiiikoh iiio
loNdiid to tho nitisslo with tho vlrim.
Tliu wlmlo world hwiiih to bo 11 kin.
HT.IOIINH IK A IlKAl) TOWN
If ono should JndKo f 1 0 111 tho
number or busliKMM Imiuin'i. thnt ml
ortlo In the local imiK-i Uih Ht
JoIiiih Hnvlow. Tho 'dllm of thl
journal liaa 110I bcn In liu burg fur
l VMr. Hbll Nt that tllllll t wiih n
iiiqi liuiiilul; mid wo ar ii-ally mir
prlwd lo know that llitr.. anything
liter.. Iluwott-r fiom tln follow Iiik
orilturlal HtHl thv udvurll-iiK of lh
IhmIhmk wmi trim In a ttnt.iit Immmm
of ttt lie view w would Kinvliulo it
U a pi moo of tMK) or 7"0 liilmhllitiiiN
ItmUnjr II.vHrbw yn Dm IoIIiiuIiih
iHimnllwont to llnod Ittvv uhlth Ik
utary won! fit with the cxioptlon
of U10 wattr rftrrlMK ' tl ( llumti
HNd liutu In tltv Appl j City Hood
Utter Nttws-lAltur. Th"ti lilown t It
lltllrt mi Mill W Wit) If Ittkt UC'lv
rolnllvu to tl.o valu of udortlMliiK
nc iltNMiuUratwt Uy Him Uiiidiu-itM 111 mi
of Hued ltl(.r. Vt told Hie truth.
Out wkolu UHth. Mild iiollilui? but Ho
ImUt In llw 'MHro arlli'luMiid lroth
w Ntekalauq umh! uiU- ,10 apolnjiy
for ivur aattinati of tho illnmtlc run
dlHotta and Ibn titvalluu or Hi. Johim
fur ! HtaktHH or a tutiltful .uid h
KliNU city, fthe baa no vvml In this
iWPMt III the Ihtidrto oilhvtit. It
ittutaina fur Uw vlthtuuu he re lo be
hIIvh atul du titclr part at mum or
IkiMM are itoiuii. Ilouil ltlut ikmnIu'I
hold luir boat) Umi high. ts mIid Ih
itat Hm only iwbbli' -m llit iiwuh,. if
Hir la a rthulnrly protty olio. tit.
JiUiaa alia rluht In tut row wtu the
lbUwaMOHohlbltkni. Ou.' IiumIiiuh
watt art) aot all aaltp. V. W. Mason
owaa twa uf tbt beat hallo v hlo-k
macblmM made aud puta out tho bout
walk eaptttrvtl tbt boat roatdi inn build
lug In Hood Itivar I'mui Ihwli load
inatturactuitira. vnm iiimhi itttvr ihhi
Ida waat ttu. try bt thtnw in
lu tb WHf uf a liouie altv or factory
looailuti tby uau flud Ch- lwat on
oartb at Ml. Johns.
Auothtr Ihlua It would bo wWI to
iH)tMr ami (bat la if ivcrybudy
Hr aa alinvla or abtrthiKl'lid ns
(Mttd UfuUtT KU'Klatii, ni'.ii ubould
J oat eouia bira and rulr ur.uii d
hh htt did 16 years aao, n - u. uid
cQitatuly do St. John im
would ntaa tbt btt ii" ' 't,ity (.f
their llvoa Just an be did. Vi IU our
pwipls Unva done souie advci tlt-lnt; Hk
ftutt riiialaa Hint tbuy I. iw- tu t dot
hnlf ouoiujb. Tbey are p. inli)iii;
otlior luc.'Uloua In Ort-n :i Unit h i !
half tb IMUUlibUIHea tht't Si. Juln.ti!
I)osbqsob atirinti this city lu Ki'owth'
n 1 111 ply bacaia tbey are not Kt.ii; '
Ivo udveitlwrfc. olthur uf tl ir f lv.it
InuliioaH or ol tlu city. Thi do not
fcuom to apprclat( tbc .iik ofp r
KiBtunt and attractive miv .itis-th, j
Don't bo a duad oue UuW ui iu d'
tho lluvlew will ineot nnyono more
Hum half wro on any ljgltlm.de ad 1
vcirUsIng plan piotontod
Tho nnkud, unvarnished tit th la 1111C
will rainniu foi mauy yuid that St.
Johns Is tho best town Intlio I'nctric
NorthwoBt In which to luviut money
whou ono wIsliiB to got n prompt
return of a fair to bit; profit from.
It Is bonullfully locntud, tho Biirntco
bolng prnctlcnlly lovel, ImviiiK J"t n
Hllght rail toward tho river on olther
nldo to bIvo aurfaco draloncc. llaH
'ho bi'Ht frouli water harbor on tho
coast that will take tho vchhcmb or
doopcBt draught that swims the seaa
at her dock, lly tho Hmo thin Is In
print tho money tor ablK.lOO foot dock
will bo In tho renlnoula hank hero
for tho clty'fc ubu. work will be
cominonced nt tho earliest possible
dale on Its construction. Thiro are
many Ideal locations for factory sites
and thoro nro no more dcrlrablo or
prettier resldinco locations In any
city lu Oregon ,nnd tho prlcof are as
lousonnblo ah can bo foi'Ml when
all thltiKs are considered. Wo hnvo
tinoxcolled educational facilities and f
cloan town with Rood chtircheB and n
saloons, tnaklnt, It a dailrnble place
to live. Add to this tho f'nest cli
matic condlttciis on earth, what more
can ono wish? Uesldes, wo aro close
oiioiiKh to Hood Hlver to not tho
best apples that crow.
THE FATE OF DELINQUENTS.
A newspaper publisher recently
brought suit against forty-five men
who would not pay their lubscrlpllon
obtaining. Judgment In each claim
Twenty-eight of them made affidavit
tnat they owned no mors than the law
allowed, thus preventing attachment
Then under the decision of the su
nrcmo court they were arrested fo
r.etlt larceny and bound over In th
sum of $300. All but six gave ba
and they went to Jail. The new
postal law makeo It larceny to take
parser and refuse to pay for It. Th
No. 78. to A. D. McDonald to com
pletu buslnoiia structure 011 lot U
Depot addition; front Iiik on Jersey
between llurlii'Klou and thlcr.Ko stH
NOTICE TO ADVERTISERS.
In ordor to Insure a change of ad
vertlsement the copy for such chang
rhould reach this offlco not later tha
Wednesday, at 3 o'clock p. m. Please
remember this and save the prints
It is resolved by the City of St. Johns
Thnt it deems It cxiiviltcni mid necchwiry
to Improve Crawford Street, from the
east Hue of I'ittsburK Mrecl to the west
Hue ol haleui strccl. In tlie city of Ht
Johns, lu the following manner, lo-wit:
liy lottctniL' Mime to MiiiL'riiilc, ami
by uiiicaduinUtiiK a strip lu the center
thetcol lo feet wide, said rock to be
8 lurlic thick In the center thereof am
tHIH-rlnu to (1 Inches thick 011 either side
niiii improvemeui 10 no inline as provli
el by Section No. 1 of Ordinance No
i), and accordiui! lo the plans mid si cc
llie.itloiis of the city engineer 011 filu lu
tlie oiticeot tlie city iccorilcr lelallve
thereto, which said plans, siiccUicatioui
and estimntcM are satisfactory and are
hereby approved. S.1I1I liiiiirovciiicnts to
lie made in accordance with the charter
mid ordinance of the city of St. John
and under the kiiix-rvUioii and direction
of (he city ciiziuccr.
I hat the cost of Mid Improvement to
ih iiftkcsMNi as proviiicit ny tlie city rliar
ter ill nil the pioiH'itv especially and nar
tictilarly Item tiled thereby, ami which li
hereby dec hired to be all the lots. iKtrts
01 101s, oioek ami ixircen 01 mint ite
twee 1 1 the termini of such Improvements
abuttiiiK upon, ailjiireut or proximate to
sain vriuwiorii unci, irom tlie nmrninai
lluet ol Mbl street luck to the renter of
the block or blocks or tracts of land
alaittinu Ihcieoii or iiroxliuate thereto,
i uat an tue proH'rtv tuciiiiletl lu wild
iiuproeiueut district aforesaid is hercbv
dcclatcd lobe "Local Improvemeiit DU-
irici mi. o."
That the city eneliiccr's ns.M-.iiiciit of
tlie proimiue total cost 01 K.1I1I improve
llittnl of s.iiil Cniu fmit fctrt-et Is lui .ntt
That the cost of said Crawford street
to be aatfcfcscd against the property in
said local asst-Mmeut district as provided
by the city charter of the city of St.
Ailopictl me imii day 01 A 111. t, 190M
A. M. HSSON,
rublished in the St. Johns Review,
Aug. ?it and jSth, 190S,
Administrator's Notice to Creditors.
Ill the County Court of the State of
Ureuon, for the county of Multnomah,
111 the matter of the estate of Rolrt
Notice Is liereliy elven that the under
signed was u the 14th day of August
liny ami rcnalaily upixluted by the
'ounty court of Multnomah countv. Ore-
K011, 11dmi11l1.t1.1tor of the estate of Rob
ert JoIiiimiii, deceased.
All Hrsous having claims itKulust said
estate ate hereby required to present the
same with piopcr vouchers attached to
meal the ollice of II, It. Collier, rooms
-3i, tioiiirootc iiuiiiiiut:. ,st. loiiiis, Or
eon, within si iiiouths from and after
thejtst dav of Aueiut, ix8. wld date
ctiu the hrt publication of this notice,
III KT JtHt.NhUN,
Admlnlstratir of aliovu iiatned estate,
11. I' Lollicr,
I 45 ttruey for Administrator,
BWUEB'S ucm success I
Us-I t Skill V4W U.tUru. AtrUlalU
muoiua our rruiuini cuttouitr.
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' T'"i It
It Is resolved by the city of St. Johns:
That It deems It expedient and neces
sary to Improve Hayes Street, from the
South line of Catlln street to the s uth
line of Weyerhaeuser tract In the city of
St. Johns, In the following manner lo
lly grading said street to established
grade and by sldewalking same, with
wooden sidewalks 6 fett wnlk ta feel
curbs on Iwtli sides of the said street,
nud projier cross walks according to the
plans and s(ccifications of the City I'.n
glneer ou file in the office of the city re
corder relative thereto, which said plans
and secl(icatlons and estimates are sat
isfactory and are hereby approved.
Said Improvements to be made in accord
ance with the charter aud ordinances of
the city of St. Johns, and under the sup
ervision and direction of the city engin
eer. That the cost of said Improvement to
be assessed as provided by the city char
ter upon the property especially and
partlculary benefitted thereby and which
is hereby declared to Ic ball lots.parts of
lots, blocks and parcels of land between
the termini of such Improvement abut
ting upon, adjacent or proximate to
said Hayes strcet.from the marginal lines
of said street back to the center of the
block or blocks or tracts of land abutting
thereon or approximate thereto.
That nil the properly Included In said
improvement district aforesaid Is hereby
declared to be "Local Improvement Dis
trict No. 7."
That the city engineer's assessment
uf the orubable total cost of said Im
provement of said Hayes street Is tHAi-
That the cost of said Hayes street Is to
be assessed against tlie property in saui
local assessment district as provided by
the city charter of the city of St. Johns.
Adopted the nth day of August,
A. M. I'.SSON,
Recorder city of St. Johns.
Published In the St. Johns Review Aug.
it ami in, toon,
It Is resolved by the city of St. Johns
Thnt it deems it expedient and ncccs
s.iry lo Improve Pittsburg Street, from
the 1'crry slip ou said street to the North
side line of Crawford street lu the city
of St. Johns, in the following manner to
lly lowering lame to suh-grndc and by
macadamizing 11 strip lu center of same
16 feet wlde.sald macadam to be 8 inchc
thick lu the center, filnchesdccpat cllh
er side, to lie done III the manner pro
viilcd by ordinance No. to:, Sec. I there
of and bv sldewalking with Ixiard side
walk from Ilradfoid street to the ferry sll
mid cross walk across north side of llrai
ford St. according to plans and spcclfi
cations or the city engineer on tue in tin
oilier, of the eltv recorder relative there
to, which said plans, specifications and
estimates are satmiaciory ami are ucrcoy
niniroved. Said Improvements to be
made lu accoiilance with the charter
mid ordinances of the eltv of St. Johns
and under the supervision nud direction
of the eltv enelueer.
That tlie cost of said Improvement to
be assessed as provided by the city char
ter Uxm tue projicriy especially nun par
ticularly benefitted thereby nud which is
. . 1 ........
nureoy ucciareu 10 oc nu 01 111c iui,
-.. . . . . .. r
tuns 01 lots, niocKsnmi arccis 01 mini
between tue term 111 01 sucu improve
incuts ahutt in; iiimhi, ntljacciit or proxl
mate to said 1'ittkburt! street, from the
marginal lines of said street back to the
cuter 01 tlie hock or iIockn or trucks o
laud abutting thereon or proximate
riial all the promty Included in said
improvement uistr ct iiion-sam is iiercny
declared lo be "Local Improvement ins
That the city engineer iistrssmeut o
the prolMhle total cost of said Improve
incut of said 1'iltshurg street Is f 710.07.
That the cost of said riltsimrg Mrcel
lobe assessed nuiliist the promts- In sal
local assessment district ns provided by
the city charter of tlie city 01 ht. Joints
Adopted me in nay 01 August, 190.1,
A. M. l'.shon.
Published III the St. Johns Review
Aug, II and ?S, KkS.
Mrs. Florence Ruckr I
Z l'l'lll.lC STItNOOR.trilUK
i .VXD Cot'VIST.
X Leave order or call at City Hall,
It Is resolved by the city of St. Johns
That it deems It expedient nud ncccs
sary to Improve Salem street, from the
South Hue of Crawford Street to the
South line of IMIson street, in the city
of ht. Julius, tit tlie loiiowtug manner
lly lowcrltii! same to sub-grade and by
iiiacaiiamuiug a strip in uieceiiier mere
of 16 feet wide, said macadam to be i
Inches thick lu center ol street eraituaiiy
diminishing to 6 inches thick 011 either
side in the manner provided by Ordinance
No. 191, Section 1 according to the plans
and specifications of the city engineer 011
rue 111 me omce 01 me city recorder re
lative thereto, which said plain, aud
pecifications nud estimates are satlstac
orv nud are hereby approved. Said im
provements to be made iu accordance
with the charter and ordinances of the
city of ht. Johns, and under the supervi
ion ami direction ol tlie city engineer.
That the cost of Mid improvemeiit to
be assessed as provided by the city char
ter utou the property esix-eially aud iur-
tictilarly beutitted thereby aud which
is hereby declared to lie all the lots, parts
of lots, lilocks and parcels 01 lauil pc
tweeu the termini of such improvemeiit
abutting upon, adjacent or proximate
to said .Sale m street, trout tue marginal
lines of Mid street back to the center of
the block or blocks or tracts of laud a
mttiiiL' thereon or proximate thereto.
That all the property included in said
improvement district atore&ttd ts Hereby
declared to be "Local Improvement Dis
trict No. 10."
That the city engineer's assessment of
e proiMtue total cost 01 mhi improve
uieut of said Salem street is f 630,96.
That the cost of said halem street to
be assessed, against the protx.-rty iu Mid
local district as provided by the City
Charter of the city of St. Johns.
Adopted the 18 day of August, 190S.
A, M. Kssoii,
Published iu the St JohusUeview Aug,
it aud 33, 190S.
As is customary, we will charge
for card of thanks, 50c: for resolu
tions of respect, $1.00; for notices
of church or lodge entertainments,
suppers, sociables, etc., where there
are charges for aduiissiou, 5c per
line, but where there are no charges
for these events, we will break the
rule and insert them free. We
make this announcement so that
our good friends may understand
our rule lu this respect.
Get a home where you do
not have to spend two or
three hours every day on the
street cars. .
You will be able to reach the heart of
the city from Whitwood Court within
TWELVE MINUTES on the new car line
that will soon be completed.
Lots 50x100, $200 and
easy terms. Water piped to
RICHARD SHEPARD & CO.
Phone Richmond 1021.
1 1 0 N. Jersey, St. Johns.
Al. L. U0LBR00K
C. E. BAILEY
St. Johns Land Co.
Tito Largest and Oldest Real Estate Firm
In St. Johns.
East St. Johns
The center ol the great development now taking
place ou the Peninsula.
We have only a few busiuess lots left on Columbia
Boulevard, which for a short time only will be sold at
Some fine residence lots still ou saje.
Choice manufacturing sites adjoining the O. R. &
N. railroad for sale on reasonable terms.
We have some choice lots in the vicinity of the
new $20,000 school building to be sold on easy install
ments. Call at our office for prices aud terms for either of
these desirable tracts.
St. Johns Phone Jersey 931 Oregon
St. Johns Lumber Co.
Has all kinds of lumber, kiln dried aud otherwise.
Also slab wood. Titulars of all sizes cut to order,
Qtl yew winter's wm4 mw mI save trwtk.
THE TROLLEY WAY
Is the only way to secure immediate delivery of your
goods at the most reasonable of transportation rates.
Therefore ring up the
PORTLAND & SUBURBAN EXPRESS GO.
Operating electric freight cars between St. Johns aud
Portland. We call for aud check your trunks direct
Turn your trunk checks and shipping receipts
over to us aud your goods will receive prompt attention
We have teams connecting with cars at St. Johns aud
Get our rates before shipping. Special rates on car
load lots. Experienced and courteous employes.
Phone Main 358, Portland office.
Phone Main A 335S.
First and Flanders Streets.
C. W. STEARNS
'Phone Woodlawn 818. Ageut at St. Johus.
Office 105 E. Burlington street.
THE , I
I PENINSULA BANK
k I St. Jhns, Oregon. I
mm I ' Capital .: $25,000.00
I Surplus 5il33.85 j
Interest naid on savincs derasits. ' h
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