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About St. Johns review. (Saint Johns, Or.) 1904-current | View Entire Issue (June 11, 1920)
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A. W. Marklc, Htlilor
Published Friday of Each Woek
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Subiorlptlon price $1.60 pmr year.
TitB RHVlrtW Is entered nt post office
In Portland, Oregon, ns nmll matter
o( tbc second class under the Act of Con
gress of Mnrcli 3, 1879,
The school election to be held
next Saturday, June 19th, is of
vast importance to St. Johns in
particular, because if the bond
issue carries it will mean a new
high school building for St. Johns
and the lower peninsula. Every
voter should voto for the bonds
at this election. Do no fail to
vote, and do not fail to rend the
largo announcement concerning
the coming election on the last
iiaco of his naner. It gives much
information on the subject that
tho voter should bo informed
unon. Tho snaco wns generous
Iv donated for tho purpose by
Bonham & Currier and the Pen
insula National Hank, both of
whom have given much time and
money toward tho development
and advancement of St. Johns.
Members of tho class of eighth
grado graduates from the North
school are elated over tho fact
that not a failure was rocordejl
in the class of twenty-two mem
bcrs. The class includes Hazel
Stark, Audrey Waitc, Alice
Cilnub. Emma llcihl. Eva Iilack.
Huby Thorp, LydiaFraily, Kath
erinc Honliam, Dollie Harris,
Kathryne McChcsney, Josephine
ParriBh, Lothu Fuller, LoHoy
Calhoun, Cecilo Albeo, Leslie
Murray, Fred Smith, Edward
ltcihl. Claude Welsh. Clyde Mon
tag, Walter Markwart, Hans
Widmor and Eugene Greene.
Tho fortieth anniversary of
tho Women's Home Mlnsionary
Society of tho Methodist, hpiseo
pal church will beheld at the M.
IS. church at an all day session
Tuesday of next weok. A basket
dinner will be served and toasts
will bo given. Mrs. W. E. Klos
tor acting as toast mistress. Mrs.
Shaw will speak on "Work in
tho Community." Mrs. Hlew on
"Publicity," and MissOvorstreot
on "Home Missions and the
Church." Everybody welcome
"Unklo Joe" lias a attaint
communication in this issue, the
outstanding feature of which is
a plea for a high bridge at St.
Johns. The time $ ripe for
agitation of this important pro
ject and it need is becoming
more apparent all the while. Let
ererybody boost for the high
Davis Weekly Real Estate
This Week's Leader, nnd it can't be equal
ed In nil the nils you are uolng to rend.
C room modem house double constructed,
with fine river view, close to center of
town nnd a COxlOO corner lot with fewer
connection. The house is new nnd in
the pink of condition, l'rlce Is f 2760, It
takes $GGO ensh to handle this nropcrly
then you cnu pay f20 per mouth which
includes the interest. The house would
cost more than the price.
l'our room modern double constructed
with icrtcr connection, right In the close
centre, 50x100 lot for f2G60. with JGOO
cash then $30 iter month including inter-,
est, near the industries on top of the
lilll with n film rlvir vlmv. A (irnl rlilA
Nine room modern with fire place. In. thlllgS.
chides I0O worth of furniture now empty
and ready for occupancy. Price 2'JOO,
takes 1150 to handle. The house would
cost $3500 to build.
Three rooms (large), closet nnd bath
room, good ceMjiooi, young fruit trees
nnd garden. Price J 1000, f 200 cash, bal
ance mortgage f 100 llicii f 20, 7 per cent.
Pour room modern buugatow willi
looxloo lot, lots of fine fruit, nil street
Improvements jmid. Price $2500, $500
cash, balance terms; close in.
Pour rooms ktrictly modern nnd up to
date, nice location, built In effects, a fine
little home, l'lcc 2800, takes f 500 cash
for this, balance monthly.
Pour rooms, tmth uud toilet, with cel
lar, wood house, chicken bouse and gar
age, some fruit, includes good range, lot
fioxloo. A good buy for $1550, half ensh
Ixilnucc on mortgage.
.Six room modern house, has fruit nnd
Mowers, close in for J 2600. If you can
(tig up f'MA) or more on this place the rest
cnu go on ii fair monthly payment inelinl
Pine four room modern cottage nearly
new, full basement, fine nnd dandy con
dition, best tmrt of .St. Johns residence
section. Price $2500, got to have about
$750down on this place then good terms,
Dont worry about
what you want to
eat. Just di;op in
or phone us. We
have lots of good
C. S. Bucy
Phone Columbia 528
202 S. Jersey Street
J. F. GILLMOKE
I ins is n regular iiouuie const rue Km I Home
nnd is worth the money.
A. W. DAVIS,
202 N. Jersey St.
W. A. CARROLL
Real Estate Broker
The Popular Idea
"All work and no play makes
Jack a dull hoy." All work and
no recreation makes a poor tales
man. The half holiday one
each week for tho Industrial Km-
ploycoH is making dissatisfied
Hales pcoplo in the stores of St.
dohns. It is tho popular idea
all over tho city to shorten the
hours of employment of meroait'
tile workers. In many cities
tho large department stores as
well as specialty shops close at
noon on Saturday. This custom
will prevail in Portland before
A few of tho many bargains
Carroll has to offer this week:
Four room modern bumralow.
one of tho bust buys in St. Johns
district, lot BOxlOO. street im
proved; prico .T2;i00, half cash,
Six room limine close in. fine
location, partly modern, nrieo
only SlfiOO, $fiU() cash, balance
I'ive rooms, nomi-modcrii.
plastered, good condition: nrice
only $1200, $:i()0 cash, balance
Eight room modem, close in.
on paved street; lot HOx 100; close
to business and car line: nrieo
?2(iC0, half cash, balance like
100x100, fino fruit, good five
room house, irooil locution:
price $2(500, half cash, balance
100x10'). threo rooms, lot well
improved with fruit, good loca
tion: Frico $1(500. 5,100 cash.
naiancc monthly and nterest.
Some four room houses,
$ I ()."(); .?"() cash, hoi. like rent.
No, -193 Plve room modem house lot
100x100. fine fruit, 2I0O, $800 cash, 1ml
ntiec fin per mouth, interest G percent.
No. -187 Seven room modern house nil
in fine shape $2500, $500 cash, balance
No. 503 Plve room house, lot 100x100,
fine fruit, 2700, 500 ensh. This is n
Plve loom modern bouse with garage.
This Is n fine corner; street nuil sewer
Improvements nil iiM; ;3200,$1000 cash.
Nine room, modem III every respect,
Itntilwood Doors, double fire place, lot
100x100. (W)0, fi2000 cash. The bouse
could not lie built for the money.
No. Till) Plve room modern house, lot
ftoxl'Xi, $2250. $250 cnih.
No. 510 Pour room house, fine fruit,
iwiu, J ciisn. ImIhiicc like rent.
No. fffl Pour room new house close
to ftchool. $1750. MOO cash.
Seven mom modern house, lot 100x100
feet, lots of fruit. This Is n fine corner,
No. 52(50 room modem house, good
liK'Htloii, flGoo, $loo cash, li.il. like rent.
No. Mtfi !l room modem house f 8oo,
half cash, ImI. terms, l.ook nt this.
No, 522 I loom new modern house,
close to incioiy, ?2too, 700 cusll, ImI.
i'M uud Interest per month,
.Seven loom modem house, close to
Peninsula mill, $I'.I50, $250 cash. This
Is it fine place for some one In keep
Six 100m modern house, comer lot,
new house with g.irngc, street Improve
ments Kiid, 37(H), $700 cash.
If you want to sell your proierty
conic in nnd see me, I ran sell itfor yon,
1135 North Jersey Street
Phone: Cuhtuihiii 81
Plionc Columbia 12S
A Few of Our Bargains
('ooporaiio; price $1050, $250
cash, $u monthly and interest.
Uno of tho host Iiiivh in tho
bt. .Johns district, i room modern,
only ono block from car line;
price S2B0O: 5151)0 cash, halnnce
terms. If you want a good homo
Inner. tmrUmilnrlv .Inrlnir tlu.""v
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Btimmor months. In tho minds slid. Z IM ovcnr
of tho employees of the various " ""W
stores in bt. Johns there appears
no good reason why the mer
cautile help should not enjoy
privileges equal to those of the
Most of the bt. Johns stores
have agreed to a Wednesday
afternoon closing, remaining
closed until Thursday morning.
Tho undersigned employees in
vito tho cooperation of tho work
urs of the Industrial l'lants in
making tho Wednesday afternoon
holiday apply to all mercantile
establishments in this locality.
At least two of the stores have
signified unwillingness to co
operate nnd have declared em
phatically their intention of stay
ing open. Wo ask tno workers
to bo loyal to other workers and
arrange their purchases of Giro
No. '11 Five room modern
bungalow, one of tho best in St.
Johns, imnmvod slront. miwer.
Ilreo rooms, lot fiOxlOO, near full cement basoment. $2(500. Pay
small cash payment, imlnnco liko
No. 122 Five room modorn
cottage, lot 75x100, fino viow of
tho river, a dandy buy at $1000.
I'ay $1100 cash, balance liko rent.
No. Ill) -Five room modern
cottage, street improved, lot 50.
xl50, has garage, fruit of all
kinds: come and see it; priced
at $2000. I'ay $500 cash, balance
No. 101 Hrand new ! room
modern bungalow, lot 50x100,
fino location, $2100, with $500
ensh, tiaiance like rent.
No. OS Dandy 5 room bungn
low on a goodstreot, well locatod,
nrieo only $2250. Pay cash $500,
balance as rent.
No. -19 -Five room modern
cottage with Inrgo lot, some
fruit, $1700. Small payment
down, balance liko rent.
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now ii, M) modern exeopt bath, corirer lot
with streets improved and paid,
mil v Si 700. lv SKfHl nnuli ImI.,
tsornn mrnn .1 .".. ' 7 ' " -vv..w..,
)wu, ifovu uuwii, per aneo rent.
No. 117 -l-ive room modorn
bungalow located closo in on
Two Room Hoipii?, lot 75x100.
lots of fittit. 51500. S500 down.
balance to .sail,
Three Room House, fruit hi vntd.
$KI()0, $150 down, $20 per month
ut (5 ht cent intetest.
P'ottr U00111 Moilurn House, uenr
cur hue. f 1700. S500
Six: Room Modern on tmved
tiioitth, See this.
Five rooms down slmrs. siwce up
for four rooms, absolutely modem,
street, connected to
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ance. lMtie home.
Twelve rooms Rooming House.
well furnished, fine piano, lot 100x
1UU ieei. Miinii House tear rents
he hiunlled for $2,000-00.
for seme one who really
A fine Wood Saw on H. M, if.
Truck. Good as new. All tools go
for $1550. Look at-this.
Finest farms near Portland . Fac
iei y sites, See us.
cash, Imlnnco rent.
No. 110 Nice 1 room bun
galow on dandy good street for
$1(500. Pay $325 cash, balance
homo on hardsurface street, fine
location tor fc20f0 ; terms,
215 N. Jersey 8 I hone Columbia 2
Notions and any other needs that
may nriso on Wednesday, so that
it will not 1)0 uucessnry to pat
ronizo the stores that refuse to
mitt In fliit itlrtutiiir iir)tiitt
(Signed) M " S-00 and garage rents for $5.00 ro"f' .
Oscar Moe. Ilucv's tlrocorv: rur m0llt,. All rooms filled. Can , 0' Hb flight
Goo. Lindley, The CJrabatoriM
Grocery; L. C. Kennoday. The
GrabatoriaGrocorj1; L. K. Rose,
Uonham & Currier; 1). Frank
Horsman, Uonham & Currier;
Harry E.Pratt, Owens Grocery;
Ralph Pratt, Owens Grocery;
Mrs. Russell, Owens Grocery:
W. W. Rogers, Tho Raincoat
ham & Cv
AiacMivon, Uonham & Currier; PHONE COLUMBIA H5u
luiuubeth Kohorts, Uonham
Currier; Leo L. Currier, Hon.
ham & Currier.
G' jt Johns Realty Co. RRST Rl IV
Si Currier; Jennie 403 N. Jersey St. UkLJ I UU I
In St. Johns
Rates by Hour or Contract
923 South Uecatur
Phone Columbia 108
THE HUFF STUDIO
204 N. Jersey Street. St. Johni
rOK HNE PORTK.iin AND views
We make enliirKtmeiiU unv ue fioui
Koil.it iilun or K'HxI I'hotoi, il. artUtie
Iiiiihi uinl nut eutliiiK. cojiy M jict
una. If you lmc iitiytliiiiK in this line
liriiif,' It to uic for bct results. A new
l.ilitliiK System recently installed,
C. A. MUFF, Photourapher,
Five room motU'ru littugulow, full
concrete basement 21x11, piped for
gas, wired for electricity, fixtures
ull in, connected with sewer, 800
lineal feet sewer, 300 lineal feet of
sidewalk ami crosswalks nrotuul
this block and all paid, hen house,
barn, 21 fruit trees. This nronertv
Cars Without Drivers is f,ce ""J1 ,cleQ.r "ml wiU ivc 00tl
Wiua n 1 1 mm l Ul 1 Lib terms and divide property to riKltt
FOR HIPF l)ait'- It must be been to be fully
lllt appreciated. See
Poff & O'Neil j. S. Downey
206 N Jersey St. Phone Col. 30S im N. Syracuse Street.
Doautlful gray or
black adult caaket)
hearse, box, 2 autos
ombalmlng and refln
od servlc for ...
l'uiiernls II ileslreil for 20, $30, f 10, $G0. HlKltcr priced funerals In pro.
jwrtlon. We iimnufncture enskcts. I.ndy nsslstnnt.
Ilcnutifiil funcrnl clmpel.
MILLER & TRACEY
Main 2601 Indopondent Funornl Dlrsctora A 7BQ5
Washington at tll.i Slrcct, Uctwccn 20lli and 21st Strict, West Side
ST. JOHNS BRANCH OFFICE
"W. A. ANDREWS, Representative
CM Central Ave. N. Phone Columhia 888
The High Cost
of Living i
is partly the fault of the buyer
not knowing just where to pur- j
chase to get the lowest prices,
and the most for the money 4
expended. .When it comes to J
meat our shop is the place to
come. Our prices arc cqnita- 1
ble, our meat always fresh, J
and we give full value for the
We have plenty of Pulp Fed Steer
Beef, Grain Fed Pork, Milk Fed
Veal and Spring Lambs at rea
ST. JOHNS CASH MARKET .
$ " GEO. W. IMBODEN, Prop.
100 North Jersey Street Market Phone Columbia 21
ftuv; a New
and your wash day troubles will be ended.
Why not stop in and let us demonstrate ono to
you, or phone us and we will deliver one to your
residence and do your washing.
Hundreds of satisfied owners are boosting: the
Sold on easy terms.
"IT PAYS TO BUY THE BEST."
liloutrlonl Contrnotliit: I'lxturu nnd StipplloH,
Motor Instnllntlon, liiZmioos of nil JclntlH.
PENINSULA ELECTRIC CO.
418 N. Jersey Street
Phone Col. 977
When your relatives and friends come to visit you.
have a new bedroom for them. Also keep your homo
beautiful for your family.
Tou will bo proud of your bedrooms if you buy your
beds and other home furnishings at our store.
Our furniture is stylish and dependableour PRICES
are always fair and reasonable.
H. F. CLARK, the Furniture Man
400-402 S. Jersey St.
Peninsula Motor Sales Go,
NOW LOCATED IN THEIR NEW QUARTERS AT
212 South Jersey Street
Can make immediate delivery
New nnd Used Cars
Beginning the-first Wednes
day in June this Store will
close at noon and continue
closing at that hour each
Wednesday during June, July
' I MUCK GROCERY '301 S. Jersey Phone Col. 118
St. Johns Lumber Co.
Wholesale and Retail 7a i j cr. r T"
131 Foot of Burlington St. LOaO Ol lf WOOU
.Is worth two loads of Spruce or Hemlock
The St. Johns Millinery Be carefu, wha yQU Buy
For Seasonable Hats at Reasonable Prices
Order worR and Remodeling a Specialty Sell Oflly FIR
Hats Reblocked, Plumes Cleaned, Curled and Dyed J(jf LlfTlfo(if CO
Mrs. M. E. CRANE, Proprietress -