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THE ST. JOHNS REVIEW
DV A. W. MARKLE
Published Every Friday
At 117 West Burlington 8treot.
Tim RnviKW is entered nt post office
In Saint Johns, Oregon, ns tnnll matter
o( tne second class under mc aci oi v.on
rcss of March 3, 1879.
, Offldsl Hnripsptr of ths City of BU Jshm.
Getting in Line
Subscription prlea $1.00 poryonr.
D. L. Day, better known ns
"Doc." committed suicide via the
carbolic ncid route in a boat house
alone the river front Saturday of
last week. Wc understand he
loaves a wife and two children in
Portland, and the cause for his rash
net is not positively known. He
was well known in St.Johns, where
he had quite a reputation as a sera)
per of great ability.
How Is Your Title?.
Have your abstracts made, con
tinued or examined nt the l'eniusu
In Title, Abstract nnd Realty Co-
Accurate work. Reasonable fees.
II. Henderson, maunder, 208 North
Jersey, McDonald building.
ORDINANCE NO. 503
AT OUR SAVINGS
The passport to your employ
er'i higher regard and respect,
young man, U n Savings F'flit
Think over that fact before
you continue to thoUghtlrnly
spend the money you Can earn
and should save.
An employer can "hank" on
the employe with n savings bank
account All employers know
that. Your employer knows that.
Can he 'bank on you?
Open n saving account here
today nnd let your mon
ry earn ! percent, interrat, A
dollar will do to begin with.
An Ordinance Providing The
Time And Aianner of Con
structiiiKiiScwcr on Pilliuorc
Street rromK'ssendcn btreel
to Philadelphia Street in the
City of St. Johns, Oregon.
St. Johns, Oregon j
The heating stove season
is upon us again, the even- J
ings are cool and the house
nnnrk n liri.ln f'ii'G in the sit
ting room to take off the chill
and dampness from the
We still have ahe OPAL
HEATER with the Swing
Off Top that has been so sat
isfactory the past two years.
A full line of WOOD
HEATERS, COAL HEAT
WOOD and COAL HEAT
ERS now in stock.
St. Johns Furniture
The city at St. Johns (loos ordain ns
Tlio council of the city of St. Johns,
linvlinr ttrurliilnrl tne cost n construct-
lui! n mmuroii 1'llliinire street from the
slik lluu of I'wwundoti street to the
hlile line of Philadelphia street In city
Wlint Docs the IJonville 99
Year System Alcnn?
It means Honest Incorporation,!
Dcfented .Monopoly, Universal Op-,
portnnity, Hnruiouy. All Men net1
all their Money Ivnrns, Kuergy,
ICco.noiny; is practical. Investigate
of. St. IoIius.hs shown by the resolution our 138 page fully illustrated book.
ol the council oi miIii city uatwi on tnu
(lib (Iny of AtiKtist, toll. Mini recorded
In the office of the rvconlar of Mid cit;
mill notice thereof having been publish
ed III the St. Johns Kcvlcw, n weekly
newspaper of general circulation, on
the Dili day nnd Ifithday of August, 191 J,
ns shown iiy tnc miiiiiivit oi me
fornmiiii of wild ixincr. which sold
affidavit Is on llle in the office of
the citv iccoriler; nnd leual postiuu ol
notices of such improvement, ns shown
iiy tlic nlliilnvit ol tliv city engineer on
flic In the office of the city recorder, nnd
rainonstrnnco lileti Iiy property owners
considered and rejected mi account of In
hiilliclcnt nron retiresented in Improve
mint district, mid, ns pinvldcd by wild
resolution, the engineer's preliminary ch.
timnteof thccoil of said improvement is
jFlS.UjW.BI, nut Nimii lie more iicctimteiy
determined by said engineer
Now, therefore, it Is hereby ordered
that Mid street lc improved mid the time
for the completion of Mild Improvement
Is hereby fixed ut sixty duvs from the
Inst publiciitlonof notice ol pmoHalso(
mid work, which sold prnssals must be
filed with the recorder of wild iltv on or
bufore the U-ltli ihiy of hcpleniUr, 191 J
III nielli I) ClOCk p. III. Ill Mill IlltV
I lint iwiii fcireet, snail ihj impmvcii n
follows: lly coiittructlm? n ocwer nc
Qordiiif; to plntis ninl sK'Cifiiiilioui on
llle tiiuruinr in liie oincc ol me city re
rordcr, ns dlrmstud by the i it v cnulueer
1 he city rw'order klutll eive iioiict-
by iMibljcHtloii for not J'-s than three In
Mrllotw In the Hi. Johns Itevuw the ofli
pwl iittwMMtivr, inviting i-rutx s tin for
hwkIiik wld improvement
Tlwt the cut of Mid improvement
slwtl h iisiwsed hkhIiioI tliv proinrlv In
the ItH-wl ImiHovemeut district its de
MrlWd In Mhl resolution and dcslunat
d us mut ilvcbiml to bo Kewur District
Itomod lht cotiucil this the !trd duv
of Santinnlmr. iota
AihhvvmI by the iiiuyor this the Ilril
my of September. I'JU.
A. A. Mt'UC,
Atlwt: 1'. A. KICK.
1'uhlUhwl In the St. Joint Keviow on
JWjmtiwwr n, 191 j.
Proposals for Sewer Work
Portland, Oregon, for the
Wolcott (the rent man) no ntli
street, l'ortlntid, is the nitin to seci
for real estate or mercantile denls.
CASH OR CREDIT
Men, Women and Children
FIRST CHURCH OF CHRIST
To smut in the winninK of
souls to Christ nnd in trulnlnti
them for His service,
llible School: -10 n. Ill,
Morning Service: 11 11. 111.
Junior C. !.: -J p. m.
V. P. 8, 0. H.:-7 p. 111.
Hvniiellstlc Services: 8 p. ill
Wednesday Tralninu Clus.H p. in.
Thursday- Praycrinecllng Hpiu,
J. R. Johnson Pastor
Corner New York SI. and Willit Boulevard
HOUSES FOR RENT
for Sale on Easy Monthly Payments
Several modern houses nt Knst St. Johns cnu he
purchased on monthly terms. Talk with
ANY AGENT IN ST. JOHNS
Or R. G. HRANI)
Si 5 Lewis IMdg,, .th nnd Oak Sts.
Phone Marshall ao.j i
JmwI1 H0ihmnU Mill bo
wkitlt km Mat intw cuuiiectiitl to sewer
rutii this naitlt lino nt PesMinleii street
to till! sou lb Hue oi St. lohits'itvoiiHe, m
tll MMHMWr ifOvtlfl Iiy OfdllWDCe No
OIL MtlsMt (u Out iMWVMious of the clmr
trHHliriUHttHHiof tlieeitv of ftt. Johns,
iih4 m vtHWMM of the city iiiKiorer
The HMltMHfr's ertiiiwlr is fOW.lXI.
1HU tniMt bu strictly In Hct-ordutice w ith
liriHtwt blankH which will be furii
ibl on njMtlleutlou nt the office of lilt n uCJ.. Cua
rwortierof tWrcity of st. jaknt. And Run on the Sandy S.hore
The University of Oregon Correspondence School
Offers, free, with the exception of the cost of por.taiie on paiR'rs oiul cost
of the 1'niversitv Extension Ihilctin, to Citizens of OreKon, forty I'm.
vcrsity Courses Iiy mail. Ability to profit by the cotir.scs .selected is the
only requirement for enrollment in the Corresiwndence Department.
CoitrsvN nre offered in the Departments of llotuny, Dehatint;, Meonom
let;, ICdncRtioti, Ulectricily, HiiKlih Literature, Knulihh Comisitiou,
Ulstory, Mutheinntfcs, .Mecliantestl DrnwItiK, riiysienl Itdttcntion, J'hys
ic, ritysiolot'y, l'syclioloi-y, bocloloey ami surveying. Write to the
secretary of the Correspondence School, University of Oregon, Kuncne,
for information nud catnloKtie.
Cotnses In residence at the University prepare for the profeiisions
iheral Arts, tlu
School of lvdtu-atiou, Commerce, I,aw, Medicine ami Music.
of lh iMHirder of
i'tn&lKxi !,f WBjri.K. JoMrnulisn, I.aw, Medicine an.l -racl.i..K.
rt by wwWlHg ilx incli Mwvr wmiiiw- cr ") I newlity, Sept. 17. Aildriws the Registrar for ei
tlm frow lb luaiu wer lo.dl lot eriptive of the College of KiiKluccriiiK, the College of I.ihei
BY THE SEA
mU lmioveu)0rU must Ue compkted 011
or ihhoiv 00 twy irom m unie 01 tne
lihil iNiblicHtioii of this nolle".
Kfi irowU or Mds h ill U- eonsitleied
HHktt MCOUtpiUlicd by it litlirWtl check
Ut the myw of llm db- of St
j(Mii ctitMitsd by it ieHslhle umL
Ter uh woiiut (U1 to teu per cent, of
tls Mmruaulo mtoimmmI,
'rtiu iljjTit to rc-jtwl tiny ami nil Wds i
Hy ordvr of the city council.
P. A. RICK.
Published In the St. John Review
.SuptunlKr U, 13 bikI 'SO, 1913.
Notice Is hereby ei eu that siHiorliuo-
iHunt of thecotof iwproviUK l'wvudeu
fctteiit Iiohi tlio Hcsterly Imp of Ifuob
nliiTti btreut to the westerly Hile of Oi-
wugo strtHit. total cot u 7.676.30,
buon unixjrtiouMl swl is ou filw in the
omco of the undeiMKiied, wibject to ox-nuiluntloii.
AHOHtuuut dutrict extends wck to
the center of lots, blocks ort trnoti of
lbpjl abutttUK 011 l'd sttot ! proviilwl
ly tne city cnarter ami reooituioiis.
Iteinoustnuceueuiiist wiid auiKjrtloii-
ljiout niuy bo nwdo in writing nnd rtlwl
with the undursk'iisMl tintfl b o'clock
1. M. Scitiuuur 31, 1913.
V. A. RIOU.
Did you know you could reach this
delightful, care sluying, health giv
ing, tun making
by taking the
O.-W.R.&N. to Portland
then down the
Columbia River ia. Steamers
"T. J, POTTER"
Where trains connect with boats
for North Ikach Points
Published In tlul
.Sept. G uiiil 13, 1912,
uv 011 1
Ask any ugent of the O.-W. U. iS:
N. and find our how little it will
cart to louvu cure and dust nud heat
behind and haVe a real
Rest by the Sea
Make the Bank
, whether you handle money bv
I The earlier you start friend
I ly relations at 11 good bank,
the sooner you can enjoy the
; many resulting benefits.
Open a checking account,
, get that money of yours out of
I danger of loss or temptation
to spend, use the convenient
bank check nud cultivate
friendly relations at
United States Depository
4 Per Cent Interest 1
In order to CLEAN UP a few
odds and ends in the Sweater line,
and make room for our new
stock, we are making this Tre
mendous Reduction in Prices to
hold good until these are all sold.
Ladies', Misses', Men's and Child
ren's Sweaters that formerly sold
for $3.00, 2.50, 2.00, 1.50 and 1.00
now selling at $1.50, 1.25, 1.00,
75c and 50c.
You cannot afford to pass this up.
IN OUR SHOE
Boys' Elk Skin Shoes, sizes 2 1-2
to 5 1-2, regular $2.25, now $1.59.
Youth's Elk Skin Shoes, sizes 11
to 2, regular $2.00, now at $1.49.
We have several pairs of Child
ren's and Misses' shoes of Odd
Lots that are moving at 65c on
the dollar. We have about 20
pairs of these left.
We have just received a ship
ment of BOYS' KNICKERBOCK
ERS, sizes from 5 to 16 years that
are selling at 75c to $1.50; bring
the boys in and look these over.
Just the thing for school wear.
That we are exclusive agent for
the "Alligator Brand, Guaranteed
Rain Clothing." They never leak.
The Rain Clothing with an Abso
Couch & Co.
Distributors of Merchandise Since 1904
St. Johns Millinery
Good styles for all. Just come and
see for yourself. The prices
will be a surprise to you.
Mrs. E. J. Martin, Prop. Phone Col. 306
A COOL KITCHEN
Even in Midsummer
With a real live breeze blowing
away the stifling sultry air and
cooling the whole room that's
your kitchen, and all others too
that have an v
:: ELECTRIC IRON ::
Portland Railway, Light & Power Company
VACATIONS AT THE SEA SHORE
CLATSOP BEACH, PACIFIC OCEAN
Low rouml trip fnrcs nre In effect nil niuuiirr. This lmuitlful bench stretches
twenty five miles south of the month of the Columbia lUver. Semitic ami Gear.
hurt have first clnts hotels, cottages ami cumpinx places, surf IkiiIiIiik. fishing, etc.
Low Round Trips East
On the (lutes fclven below, rouml trip tickets will be sold to
the jKiitits in the Hast shown b. Iow, ntul many others, at
ijrcadj' reduced fares tjuotcd,
FAST TRAINS EAST
In connection with
Northern I'dcific nnd Great Northern Uollway
Detroit f 82,30 Omaha f Co.oo
Kniuas Cit)' 60.00
New York 108.50
DATKS OI' SAI.lt.
July 26, 20,30, 31, 1912. .1
AukwU 1, j,3,6, 7, 12, IS, 16, 22, 23, 29,30, 31, 1912. '!
September .). 5, 6, 7, H, 11, 12, 30, 191 j.
StoK) ers and choice of routes allowed in each direction, 1
l'inal return limit October 31, 1912.
Details of schedules, fares, etc, will be furnished on request. ,
V. II. COMAN, General 1'relght nnd PassenKer Agent, Portland, Ore.
O. M. Cornell, Aent, St. Johns, Oregon,
Colorado Springs. . .55.00
St. I.outs i.ft 70.00
St. Paul ,.ti 60.00
FOR ONE WEEK
Wood Wltcellmrrou-s, nrRulnr $2-25 $ 1.85
Tents, 10x13, eight 0.., regular $9.00 8.60
Tents, 12x14, " " " '$11.50 10.50
Roasters, regular $1.00 75
Two burner Oil Stove, regttlnr $-1.50 , 3.75
Koine T Kettle, regular J 1.35 95
Sail Iron, regular k t.25 set 1.00
Remnants in Wall Paper,
See our 10c specials In window,
ST. JOHNS HARDWARE CO.
LUMBER: Slabwood : ;
, Rough, Prompt Dry, ' J
Dressed, Deliveries. Green,
Flooring, Quality Blocks, .' ,
Finish. Guaranteed. Trimmings!
ST. JOHNS LUMBER CO.
Phone Richmoud 131
I? 1-1 HFMhFDCAM Urnnnu rm mo in.,c
II I IUI llvLlliJVfl 1 i'iv.uwiiuiw uiu.,fcuo juacJt
l Real Estate. Loans. Insurance
Jj Abstracts of Title Prepared. Accurate Work Guaranteed. jj
BLACKBURN, CHAMBERS & LOWRY
Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Portland Office and Chapel St. Johns Office and Chapel
Cor. Killtngsworth Ave. & Kirby St. 418 North Jersey St.
Phone: C I tjj Vpodla)vu.35o6 Phone Col. aSj.Res.l'hone Col. 559
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