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THE ST. JOHNS RFVIEW
A. W. Msrlclc, Kill tor
Published Friday of Each Week
Oubiorlptlon prloa $1.00 pr year.
Outilde of Multnomah County $2.00
per ycM In, udvap.ee.
AiJfaftnsiHoRATns: 26 cents per Inch
each Inacrtloti. Locals 5 cents per line,
minimum 26 cents. Special rotes on
yearly cou tracts.
yartfcjtwrtwoiw wjwiiMljiiWi mm il 'w 1
TilR Rkvikw Is entered nt post office
la Portland, Oregon, m mail matter
of the second class under the Act of Con.
of March 3, 1879.
When hna there hecn such
tumult? A hundred and fifty
thousand railroad shopmen on
fltriko in ArnerJcal A Los An
gelos Iuwyer's house dynamited
and burned because he assisted
in prosecuting radicals! White
and colored in near civil war
in Chicago! Strikes in full swing
or incubhting in many Ameri
can cities, labor unrest all over
the world! A night of riot in
Liverpool described by a news
paper "as the most distressing
night erer passed in n civiliz-
od city." Strikiw of policemen,
street car workers, ra way onern
tives nnd mine workers in var
ious parts of England 1 Where
aro wo headed for? -Journal.
LEADER OF THE SENATE
You probably know Homethlns of
this notnblo man. Ho Is U. S.Sena-
tor I.odKo from Massachusotts and
11 predominant figure In our politics.
Theodora Itoosovolt nald of film In
191CS "Ho hua ln-cn on tho wholo
tlio mcmlicr with (ho largest vision
nnd tlio most IntctllKont dovotlon to
Amor can nfrils that wo have find
on tlio FnrclKn Affairs Committer
durfnir this irenerat on." lie w It
play nn Important part In tho nennto
discussion or 1110 penco treaty, par
ticularly ns ehnlrmnn of tho For
eign Itelatlona Commit toe.
It is not generally known that
the world's greatest oil wells
today aro located in Mexico.
Ono well that wbb producing GO.
000 barrels of petroleum daily
for eight years past has boen
closed by flooding. This well in
measured capacity turned out
120,000 barrels of crudo oil per
day in a steady stream for eight
years. Another Mexioan well
at Ccrro Azul, brought in in
February 10, 1910, has u tested
capacity of 310.000 barrels daily.
On account of limited pipe lino
it hits boen throttled down to a
flow of fifteon thousand barrels
per day. While tho English
capitalists havo oil interests in
Moxico, America investments
aro atill larger. Tho joint In
forest of our country nnd Great
Britain in oil supplies from
Moxico make friendly relations
important. Oil may bo the
means of allaying all troubles
on tho waters of international
atrifu between tho two repub
According to one rcputabli
authority the nation is nt lo.ist
40 per cunt underbuilt. Tin
ame authority bclioves thai
tho prices of nnterials will rule
nt present lewis for 1010. 1 1
also estimates totrtl coubtructton
for 1019 at 40 to CO per cent of
normal with lumber as cheapest
mniillng material. Uur country
is liable to lose six million alion
laborer of whom 1,500,000 have
gono or are going this year.
Thi kind of labor is leaving
Now xork ut the rate of louo u
week, and thu supply of labor
for industries is scarce I.um
ber yards in New York nnd
many custom cltlus have loss
than ono third of n normal
supply, nnd domaiul s morons
ing. Of a hundred brick yards
in a famous enstorn clay pro
ducts district, mora than 70 aro
Idle for luck of labor. Indica
tioriH aro that ucarciti of build
ings will continuo through 1020
and that the demand lor lumber
will continuo to increase. -I'nci-
lie Uorut Manufacturer.
btate War Savings Stamps
xxeuuquaners at rortland lias
Ioarnod that some few persons
have been under tha impression
that they havo lost tho money
iney invested jaBt year in
Ilirift atampi. which they
had not convflrted into War
Saving Stamps bofore January
11, this year. This idea Is, of
course, entirely wrong. Thrift
Stamps never chnngo In value
a and aro always convertible
Into interest nny iiir Wnr Sav nir
Stamps without reference to tho
time they wore purchased. It
is advisable that Thrift Stumps
oa exennngeu lor saving Stamps,
however, just as soon as possi
ble, inasmuch as Thrift Stamps
ho not earn iniorest, and he
cause tho price of a Wur Snv
Ing stamp increases one cent
each month during tho your.
Five room semi-modern house,
fine corner lot, closo to car nnd
huslness center, St. Johns.
I'rico short Mine, suoo.uu: can
nay SlfiO cash, balance monthly.
You'd bettor look this over, if
on the buy.
Threo room house, lino river
view, nnrd Hiiriaced street nun
i'wcr till paid? price $025 00.
You can pay $50.00 cash, hnl
men monthly. This lot nlnno is
worth $850.00. (let busy If you
want this one.
Five room modern homo, well
located on cnrlinc and hardsur
face Btroot. Price few days
SMr0. You pay SHOO cash, Dal
Four room house, lino river
view, somo fruit. My price
$550; can arrange terms.
I' ivo room , House modern ex
cept electric lights, with lot
1)0x100 ft; has fruit and berries.
,ot alone worth , tho money,
price sinnu: pay S'Jmi cash.
balance $10 monthly. This wont
Four room bunnlow. now semi
modern, lino location, today
?u00. Your terms aro mine.
IN I no room nouso. modern ox
cept electric lights; lot iaUUxlOO.
my pr co isuu: terms it you
Five room modern home closo
in. streets improved: urico
Fivo room house, n dandy with
1 1-1 acres of land close in. well
located: price $2500. You pay
$uuu cash, balance to suit.
Now 3 room house with 1 1-1
ucres, well located, prico $2000.
About 5500 cash, balance to
In fact I have nnything that
win suit your taste. lor sa o or
exchunge. Hotter see me.
215 N. Jersey street. Phono
Meet the f
"Prof Pato is n very remark
able man. He attended every
showing "of a certain movio
serial, whereas persons of less
persistence usuully give it up
uflcr witnessing half a dozen
installments, discouraged over
being unable to discover what it
is about. Hut tho professor
stuck to tho b tier ond." "Ah!
And did ho finally learn what he
wished to know?" "No. He
snys ho did not cxpoct to bo able
to find out what it was about,
but ho is much disappointed
at being unable to find out why
ho couldn't find out what it
was nbout. Knnsns City Star.
WE WANT TO WARN YOU
That it is highly improbable that
wo can duplicate our present
offering of top notch Hurdware
at anything like our present
prices. So do not delay in fill
ing your wants in Hardware nt
once. Delay Hurely means d son
pointment. Don't be you be one
I oi the disappointed
Byerle & Armstrong
420 North Jersey Street
He knowi YOUR needs.
He knows the NEEDS OF THE
You'll get BETTER TREAT
MENT and BETTER Q00D9
in this town than you will any
I Keep the Dollars
McKINNEY'S BARGAINS f
il In UNITY
f There Is
Thirteen years in the busi
ness in St. Johns.
List your Property with Us
We Make Sales
S. C. Cook
402 N. Jersey Street
Office Main 73G7 WoodUwn 1 105
lloui9A. M. lull'. M.
tvrnlngi by AHolnlmnt
' mi -
20G.7-8 SWETIAND IllDG.
riftd and WdtMriKton Street
We will sell a $4.00 Combi
nation Flag Setf consisting of
a 4x6 ft. flag, pole, cord and
window bracket, for $2.75,
while they last.
Only -10 sets left.
. ST. JOHNS REVIEW
404 N. Jersey St. '
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1 . It
If everybody in this town
! : SPENDS HIS MONEY in town
:: the TOWN WILL BOOM.
You are free to admit that if
THE TOWN BOOMS you will
I GET YOUR SHARE of tho
I Thii ii YOUR town.
Your intereiU arediere.
f Trade at Home
1 M ' JLLLy
Qoaullful gray or
block adult oaikat,
hoanc, box, 2 aulb
embalming and rafln
ad itrvlc for
I'lineruU if ilclcil for 20, $30, flO, $C0. HlKlier prlcc.l luncraU in j.ro.
x)rtioit. Wo tiinmifucttirc caikett. I,iul- amUUiU.
llcuullful funeral cliapcl.
MILLER & TRACEY
Main 2001 Independent Funeral Directors A 700S
WaliInslon ul lib Street, llcltvecn 20th and 21st Street, West Side
ST. JOHNS BRANCH OFFICE
W. A. ANDREWS, Representative
CM Control Ave. N.
Phone Columbia 888
our stort Tlom.
Notice to the Public
21(5 North Jersey Stteet,
ureal Bchools of whules,
UuiDKUlt salmon, nl chors uml
Bardinea reliovcd thomontony of
ino voyage or the sliinnintr
board's new 4000 ton wooden
teamahip Gray Eb1o from
Aberdeen to Seattle, which
made ua initial run Inat Friday.
"We mot ono school of almost
40 whales off tho Washington
coast." said Captain Chnrlt's
A. Wilson. They were following
me smaller Hsii. iho schoi Is
or uuinnnlt salmon, pilchura and
aardinea were eo thick that you
could not miss them. Some of
the schools of pilchers were so
MICK tnat the waters turned
ovrby our bows resembled n
winurow oi nsn. i nave never
seen anything like it before.
We seemed to be steuminir
inrougn nsn, not wator."
BANK OF COMMERCE
Ii rrowinc rapidly, They ren
der an up'to date servico of real
value to their depositors, and
invlU your account. 114 North
l Yeilerlck V 0 Diet I Siwaknr of
tlio now J 1 011 no of ItciirvnentaUvi'S.
vlio auya Conyrejj will uot vigor
ounl)' to curb IloUhovltini' by
BtroiiKthoiiliiK tho laws ulmed to
reach orfoinlprs atnttiiHt tlio iluvorn-
tnunt of tlio I'nltcd Stuioa,
For Sale Cheap
A plot of crotuul 100x000 feci.
which contains twelve fiOxlOO foot
lots, just across the river from St.
Johns, bounded by Wood and Mills
streets. lor muck snlcSlOOOtukes
them, which is less than $100 per
'lot. Good terms clveu. Call at
We wish to announce that
luto our new garage at
prepared than ever to
take care of all business in our Hue.
All work entrusted o us will be
given prompt nnd careful attention
As our. new quarters are much
more commodious than our Rich
mond Street garage we will be en
abled to turn out work with more
dispatch, and will haye plenty of
room for storage of cars.
We invite the public to inspect
our new place of business.
216 North Jersey St.
Fine line of Vogan's Candles
ICE CREAM, SOFT DRINKS.
HOME MADE PIES, BREAD
AND PASTRY, LIGHT LUNCH
ES. - CALL IX
Opposite Contrnl School
PENINSULA ELECTRIC CO.
Wireing, Fixtures, Auto Accessories
Storage Batteries Recharged and Repaired
Western Electric Sewing Machine
Come in and get a demonstration of
Electricity's latest Portable Sewing
Phone Col. 977
418 N. Jersey Street
Now is the time to buy Fall Furniture. Do you need !
any? m They've just got in loads of pretty new things ati
ri. v, ULiAKK'b and they are giving rare bargains. 'x fl
I m going to look through my house and see if I need
anything. Then I'm going to look through the furniture""
store. I don't want to miss this opportunity. - " '7
Thought I'd let you know.
P, S, At ten tomorrow morninrr I'll meet von at
H. F. CLARK, the Furniture Man
400-402 S. Jercay St.
Store closes at 8 P. Al. Saturdays, other days at 6:30 P. Al.
Ed. Monuhnn, Prop.
Cards of thanks notices nre
charged for at tho rato of fifty
eonts each. Persons desirinc to
have such notices published
should make n note of this.
Ilrlaji la your Job prUUng wltlle
you Uilak oi It, Doa't wait uaUl you
107 fessenden Street
Repairs, Fair Prices, Guaranteed Work,
Storage, Oils, Gas, Tires, Tubes
FRESH FROM THIS BAKERY
a layer cake is a dream to behold
uuu a joy 10 rasie. ugnt as a rn
beam, with fillinc that simnlv can
not be described, the cake will prove
a royal treat. At vour next affair
order one and you'll make yourself
iauiou5 roryour spienaju nospjtality.
Vt hire Ibt but. Qrdtrs ukca fr VctUiij Cikt.
Fenntog's Bakery and Dellcatessea
115 North Jersey Slfeet
Hudson & Stockum
Barber Shop S
108 N. Jersey St.
EDM0NDS0N & CO.
Plumbing, Heating & Tinning
We Repair Aluminum Ware
Four room house on lot 5010G,
street improvements in "and
paid, in direction of new Ter-
minal. St. Johns. Price $800fi
$150 cash, balance at $10 per
month with 7 per cent interest.
Four room house in central
part of St. Johns, lot 50x130. fine ,
uarden and plenty of fruit
This lot is worth close to tha
total prico asked for the place.
Price $925; $250 cash, balance
$10 per month, 7 per cent interest.
Fine riverview house with 11
rooms, with 8 or 10 fine cherry -trees;
ought to be 20 bushels of
fine cherries every year. ThisA"
house is in good shape and could
nut be built for $2500. Iiot!
50x100; can be bought today for
$1600. Takes about $500 cartC"
with balance on good terms.
Best value. I know f. Th 6
bed rooms can be rentod in in.
dustrial workers on water front.
Forty acres 5 miles from a
good towns, on the main line.,
of the S. P. Ry. in Dousrlas
county, Oregon. Some of it
has been in cultivation. All
can be cultivated butabout2
acres. No rock. Want to trade
for a house and lot snrl will nav.
A, W. DAVIS. 202 N. Jersaw
street. Phone Coi. 824. .
adv. j this office.
ant saUrelr out We arc oalpoodl
PkoneCol. 92 307S.JervSt.