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OREGON CITY, OREGON, FRIDAY,' DECEMBER? 1S97
A SoP aistl Warm Bed
ip n, rare treat to our care-worn
' o.ly. A good bed may help us
over a bad cold quick and bo1
extend our life. You owe H to
yourself and family to pay a
1 ittlo attention to this important
fa ct. Our heavy blankets for $2
a piece would make a suitable
Ch ristmas present. A large rug,
2 x5 feet, in front of the bed, is
a good match. You will do well'
to inspect our mammoth stock
complete in all lines we carry.
A sign of the New Year is
the advantage it gives in
photographs. A sign of the
old year is the excellence
of the things accomplished.
We eive you memory of
. passing time in pleasing
photographs. We give you
hopes foi future enjoyment
in having the best photos
of present features.
((2)heneJ Leading Photographer
Maiu St., near Court House, Oregon City
But how low can we ma&e the price, is the
question we ask ourselves when marking our
goods for sale. That's what makes ours an
ever-panding business, it's a potent advertiser;
it tells the story through the purse in thousands
of homes, only to be retold in countless others
by appreciative money savers.
Dealers in DRY GOODS, GROCERIES,
HATS, CAPS, FURNISHING GOODS
and GENERAL MERCHANDISE. Call
at the Pioneer Store of Charman & Son
before buying elsewhere. :...-..-.-
J. W. BING & CO.
Importers and Dealers In
JAPANESE FANCY GOOD
Ladies' and Gents' Furnishing Goods, Etc.
Great Salo this week ! Come and see our prices and bargains.
S88 Washington Strwt, PORTLAND, OREGON.
The Gerjiama Mauket
Is the cheapest place in the citv .JL,
to buy t t t t t
FIRST-CLASS FRESH MEATS
Seventh Street, Near Depot, Oregon City.
Pa I'll J. Sellout, Prop. t. t t t
At the Bee-Hive is still in
KYKRYTlHXCr GOES--Prices cut in halves
No such opportunity to purchase NEW, FRESH and
DESIRABLE GOODS at prices so far below theif value
was ever known in Oregon City Come before it is too
late The stock is now complete in all departments, and
when the BEE-HIVE is no more you will have to pay
very much higher prices Look at our new prices on
CAU FIELD BLOCK
OREGON CITY - - OREGON
New Store Mm Prices
20 j'd Good Bli'iichod Mnslln for $1 oo!
Yirnl wide UU'aehed Muslin, Lonsdale... 7kc
Lonsdtilo Cambric u ioo yd.
ood Flint Cokir Calico 30 y(il
noiiiT uraue muico iyc vtf
BHSt Grade Calico , .'.;c yd
Best Gnule Apron Check Oinplmm ftp yd
The above Lines are not a kit of cheap stuff, but
regular Tbade Winnhis,
Outing Flnnnels, Uoud Selected Goods '.5c yd
llottor (inidus fiic, 8c, uc yd
Canton Flannel Blenched or Unbleached. fx yd
Heavy Giadf-8 4c,"V. Hftfc. 10c yd
Crash Towlinar. Twilled 4n id
All Linen 'fowling tfU'c yd!
ltetter Unities IHc, He, 10c, 140 yd
Bleached Table Linen, the best you have ever 1
seen tor the money 2.r)c yd
Heavy and Kelter grades at 35c, ode. and (iiic yd
72 inch Fine Linen D.unnsk, such as you see
elsewhere forl and ftl.Sft. Hero ... 7."c yd
Bed Tablfl Damask l.'c, 2iic, 25n, &V yd
Big Line of Tow Is lit prices that are sure to sell
them. Bee Thkm.
Choviot Shiitiug heavy witltergoods 8Sjc, 10i:yd
Merino Vests and Pants. Big Bargain at ....fiOo each
Union gu.N, such as you pay $1 and 1.23 for
elsewhere. Our price 7Ao suil
Fine All-Wool Union Suits, real value $2 now jl.oO suit
Silk Vestn, former price &i.50, now S2.U0 each
In 5!i"ses1 and Children's Underwear wo have
everything and at prices that will make you our
Ladies' 10c Cotton Hose now.,..
Grent values li."o, 7."e, S5C unci $1 .00
lit Ihein.th re Monoy Savers.
IX BLACK DRESS GOODS -""!
We have the newest and most desirable line!
in the city, t'tid tin sintiUnes of the prioo will!
surprise jot", Jusi seo them. I
45-lneh Sacking, nil wool . . 40c vardt
r,u .ik U.w.bli... .,11 L.,.l0 fl.m ir,.lD fill,, ,ay.A
50 Pair .tit M 'u u..,.! ...' ii., .,.' ! . ... ax or.
10-4 (Jmy or Wblto IlL.nki'ts, Hie Dnllnr vnlue GOcpr!
very ii'i(?e aim ui'avy i,ray HtanKots, boiup
Stort jsct 3.."t() for tln'in. Our jirice pnir
Extra Heavy and Kxtra Larce Kkiiketti irl.M whIi-
All-Wool Fine Grade (Jray Blaakets fc'UXJ liair
urepm jinmea j-.xtra Ltaruie UlunKeu. uogtllar
,0.SO. Value 8-UHI pair
Also Fine Urude lilanlu'ts at So, 8(1.50 to 810 pr
Nnvy Blue, Gray and Brown. All Wool 9-onnee.
FlamioU. Oihers ask 4oo for them. Our
prii-o , :irc yd
Good Heavy Vliite Shaker Flannel fic yd
Better Grade 70 and 8JtJc yd
Jersey Ribbed Vests 20c each
Jersey Itilibed VeHts and ' Hants, Fleeced v!.re each
Jersey Bibbed Vesta and Pants. Special value
at &c, 40c, 50c each.
Ladies' Wool Kibbed Hose, the ic value, now lfw ur
Ladies' Fine Cotton Hose, Usually sold at ilfte
aim vie, now joe pair
We also nave alt the One gntaes at equally low
Children s inter Hose fnmi oc to 35c a pair.
Our Houb'ry are all Bargains.
, See our line of Babies' ( rochetted Silk and Wool
Caps and Jackets. They are Bounties and Cheav.
Also see ns on lain o'Slmntors and Crocheted
We have alrcily made a lot of Ut mmintsnf
bolb Cotton and Wool (ioods. We will closel
them out at half Our already low prices.
LADIES' CAl'ES and JACKETS
Perhaps you have been waiting (or the late
Shawls. 'I hoso .ire nr.iminer'K ..nnlos and at . Jl . w ,B yr'
L A CE C UR TA IXS
At (lite, 75c, 81 and up to 812.50 per pair.
asKea tor inese goons, nut now you will ue
astonished at the figures we qu(,t5 vu
Our $o.f0 and 87 50 lines of Cloth Canes
handsomely trimmed and of excellent
material, were cheap at old price, now
84 fx) and
LUk .....1 tal H nrrx . t ttli Kl A OT A
A Big Assortment of Aii Wool Novelties in i price, 'Just see them at the new.
correct shades and mixtuios. Other stores ()nr l'lush Capes bo at the following fliiures:
ak ;i5 and 40 cunts pel yard for them. our i.f0 Cane now
Oun l'BH'E 2ftC iard;Onr s vt Can now 8."..50
42 invh Potapudour Stdtiatrs, in Black and Our$10Ctino now $7.o0
Colors. Handsome destitns. Selling all our jH8 Cape now f'J.7(i
over town at ouc vara. tnr irice .ioe .vara ,..,...!. ... i 1.1
Just received an elegant line of Pattern Suits. ' T 'I . Z Z ' . Z r , h J '
. I ., T gT'Tlf-'....itK'''''''n"''r thov are NEW (K)ODS and correct
"K I" Pr c" from to 1.J a nlt.,v. .., ,lv trimmed .,,,1 An I'lllished.
Don t iail to soe us ou Dress Uoods; caa save
MEX S FURXISIIIXG GOODS
Men's Good Heavy Ut dorshlrts and Draw
ers . 2rc eacU
Heavy Perhy Itlbhed Shirts, ottly 4oetaeU
Heavv Hiblled Klvecvd Shlrtk and Drawers,
t)ia; burrtlu 60c each .
7o pereetd Wool Shirt and Drawers,stothem J
6.V each or1.2." suit
Extra Heavy Wool bhii ts and Drawers. See
them. .. 6T eaoh or it,25 snit
Kino All wool Twits, Cnnde Shirts and
Drawers, scams all bound. French
Finish ... . 750 etch
Klne Sanitary All Wocd Shirts and Drawers,
full llnish. '.'lie each or $1.75 suit
Uoyn! Ribbed all W'ool Shirts and Drawers.
Same as some stores ask the roval price
of tl.nO for. Our Price 81.00 each
Extra Heavy All Woid Fleeced Shirts and
Drawers, Uecular Klondikers 81 60 each.
Wo also have a Hue of ,
'Silk and Wool Underwear
That we sell r less than manufacturers cost.
MEX'S 'OVER SHIRTS
20n. 2rie, 8c, 40e, (Wo and c0o. You can't buy them
elsev here for 40 per cent more.
Our Dolktr Grade of Overnhirlsi
Ale money Savers, See them
MEX'S O VERALLS
Heavy Rlvited, 40c pair.
MEX'S U(UtK FAXTS
Good at 100 and 81 .26.
you at luust 50 per cent on ihaui.
Beauties, at 25c, 35c, 40o, 60c, 05c and 75c per yard,
A beautiful line of fancy weaves In
styles. Beautifully trimmed and tine finished
Our K Jacket now 8-ViO!
Our 7.r Jacket now 84.00;
Our !i.50Jacket now Mi.5u
Our 810 Jacket now 80.00!
Our 12 60 Jaoliet now ST.fSOi
;Our815 Jacket now 810 00
DOX'TMISS THE OPFORTUX
ITY TO BUY A JABKET
Also Big Line Drummer's Samples
of Capes atul Jackets at
Come in and see for yourselves.
Courteous treatment whether you buy or not.
No trouble to show goods.
Remember the number
Remember the Number
167 First Street, Between Morrison & Yamhill, PORTLAND
The Finest Thing on
Earth in Candy
- - r
For Sale By
E. E. WIlUAfvIS
Packed in pretty boxes weighing
pound, y2 pound and full
We have a large assortment
of Candy, Nuts and Fruits as
well as the big stock of Groc
eries, and invite you to call
and see us.
Sliss Agiit's llarttii'll came ti from
Portluml last StinJuy itinl miiilo a nhort
visa at lioiiie,
Wni. I'oHtcr, who lias bci'ii in KaHtern
Ori'ijon nil fliiminiT ami fall, catnu litinie
hifit Tlmrwlay to visit fur aliottt two
Mixa (.icorjiiii Ittitli, from rortlmul
university, Bictit OliristiniiH ut Inline,
and greatly nssinteil in the Christmas
entertainment at the church.
Ex-Oiitmty Superintendent Thorn
son is taking a vacation at home during
Sipiire (u'liL'ellia'di and (V, Smith left
last Monday morning to take the steam
er Elder for Klondyke. They expect to
stop at Skajjtiiiy for aliout two niontliH
beiore go iif! to the gold lields.
Miss Nannie Paddock cauie home
from Salem to epend Christmiiif, return
Maxey Wehster, who has heen very
f?i-k with typhoid fever and pneumonia,
is slow ly improvinji. ,
J. C. Paddock had a very enjoyable
Christmas dinner, 'llmse present out
side the fami'y were U. K. Jiedmaii and
Wife, Mr. Ijiurence and wile and Mrn.
Adda JJedman, of Portland. ..
Mr. Kirk, nephew of Mrs. Cramer, a
government postillice inspector from
San Francisco, Cal., urrived last Friday
nd remained until Tuesday eve'dnt;.
We found him a very affable Christian
Gluts. Cramer led the Epworth league
last Sunday evening. We always have
very interesting leagues when Charley
Mr. Carr, of Harmony, atteuded the
entertainment Christmas eve and great
ly tisnsted in the singing.
Miss Anna Phillips is dangerously
sick and lears are entertained of her re
The M. E. Sunday school gave a very
enjoyable entertainment Christmas eve.
A lieautiful tree loaded wilh lovely pres
ents ; songs and recitations, with a call
from Santa Claus, who brought several
well tilled baskets of line popcorn balls,
that were distributed to all present,
were the principal exercises of the eve
ning. Mrs. Humphrey led in prayer
and Milo Thompson presided at the
organ with his accustomed ease and
grace. The church was crowded to its
utmost capacity, all going to their
homes feeling they had had a very
pleasant time. Many thanks are due
the different committees for their un
tiring efforts to make it a success.
Mr. Scott our new store keeper has
opened out in full blast and says he is
doing very well.
The Christmas tree at liberal was a
The latest thing is a necktio parly at
0. T. Howard'B December 28th. 'Pro
ceeds to go to the side walk fund.
Mr. Criteser and family havo moved
in their new boarding house.
Chndo Howard has thrown up his
logging cont ract with (ieo. McCord A Co.
The dance at Win Jones's residence
on Christmas night was a success.
Mrs Manning is kept busy .filling
orders for hand sewed gloves, ail gloves
warranted. Cash paid for dressed
Win b Mueller chairman of the board
of directors of Marvsville district was a
visitor to our burgii today.
Mrs. Frank Albright ison thesick list.
The right man living in the right place
is what we want to tix our roa Is, but
we (lout know his name yet.
Adkins P.ro's will commence running
a large amount of logs through Howard's
mill race in a few days.
We hear Mr. F. M. Manning, on the
sick list for the past t -n days, is im
proving. Indicatfor are strong that there will
be a wedding hereabouts in the near
future. Iitiess who it is.
X'mas is a thing of the past for 1897
and wo are having in hopes of seeing a
prospertous New Year.
Fred Swartz and w ife made the me
tropolis a visit last week.
Henry liaker and wife are in Portland
(or the winter.
Vir. and Mrs. Woods entertained
guests from Portland Xtnas.
Miss Hellenbrand of Salem spent last
week at (iralmm's Ferry.
I.ee Loy is in Salem this week.
Joseph Koberts and wife are living on
his father's farm thiH winter.
Chas. Epler and wife are living with
his lather-in-law, Mr. Kidder, of W'il
sonville. (irandma Scely is in Woodhurn w ith
her son, Edward.
lion. 11. V. Short and w ife, formerly
of Wilsonvillo ami now residing at
Sunnysido in Portland, will celebrate
their fiftieth anuiversity sometime in
Miss M. E. Martland of 15. C, a cousin
ofJ.W. (indium of (iraham's Ferry,
intends making this place a visit in the
coming month. '
Several of our best farmers have a
portion of their potato crop yet in the
It is expected that 1 lerinun I'eper, one
of Wllsonvjlle's prominent business
men, will erect a fine new hall goon.
Ernest Caudad! spent Xmas in Port
laud with friends and relatives and
came home Monday attired in a new suit.
W. Clcminsen, a cleric in Mr. Pcpers
store, visited his homo in Newberg
December 28lh. Anna.
Mis Annie Mautz was visising her
sister, Mrs. J . K. Mortis, at West Ore
gon City, hist week.
The voting pc"ple of Ih'n place give
J. K. Havies ami wife a surprise on the
lSih iust. A pleasant tune was enjoyed
Miss Lulu Hankins, of Oregon City,
whs VMling at Thos. Davies' last week.
Miss Kate Maul, ami Mr. liryaiit, ol
Poitbind, were visiting at A. Mainz lust
Mr ami Mrs. J K. Mcrris spent Sat-
i nrdiiy and Siinilay with the latter'a par.
Mrs. Sybil Roberts, of Oregon City,
was visilinu her daughter, Mrs. Win.
Muir, last week.
Miss Harsh Ilmies gave a parly at
her home Christmas night. The evt
idtig was well spent by the young peo
ple in merriment and playing games,
Tnosi! present, were the Misseu Laura
Williams, Myrtle lioeu, Maryo and
Sara Davit s ; Messrs Clarence Williams,
Henry Miller, O. II. Shelly, T. II. and
Lett is Jlavics.
School i.losed on the 17lh itist, for a
week's vacation. The pupils whose
names were on the loll of honor last
month were Annie and Albert Manlz,
EdylliH and Jessie Jackson, Sarah
Ilayies, Anna Shorllidge, Izella Surface,
Minnie Mellein, Henry Walthemalhe,
Evert't, Oetieva and Annie Green, uinl
Misi Elsie Uibbs, of Harmony, Is
spending tlio holidays with her patents
ut this place.
L D. Maulz spent Christmas lit Hud
Royal make the food pure,
wboleeome and delicloua
nnvAi PAHiNn tKtwnrn er,t Nrwvomf.
A number ef 'ho young people of thin
place attended the dance at Henrici'
on th 1 1 1th hist.
' (ieorue Hyatt, of Oregon City, ppent
Xmas at A Maulz's.
C. U. Williams ami Win. Miller in
tended the dance at Hoi; Hollow cm
Hurry arm Jinimie Shelly were visit
itni their sister. Mts. II. Hcurici, at
llfiiie-toii, hist week.
Miss Emma W'nl I lo-iiiitt he, iho bus,
been visiling her purfti's at thin place,
returned to Portland last week.
J. It. Uavies and wile are visiting re
latives at Molalla,
The directors of this district recently
presented the actio d willl a valuable
Xmas eve was enjoyed by seveml of
the Maple Elinors, vho joined together
and had a tree at the home of W F,
Itiaytni. A piiigtam was given, after
which Santa Claiw appeared and un
loaded Hie tree of its burden willl tlfi
aid o( Mrs Sut.ta. which, of course de
lighted the little tots.
Mr. Meillen has added much to tho
appearance of his place by moving tho
house nearer the road ami building ait
addition onto it.
Myo liriijlon was home Christnum
eve, returning to the bout early Xmaa
Mrs. Xoe, of Needy, was the guest at
Mr. liibbs' last week.
W. H. Jilood, of Carlton, in a guest
ut the home of W, F. I.ravton.
A nalch meeting will be held ut the
K'hoolhouse New Year's eve. An inter
esting program is being prepared, an I
us wh gather to wali h the id I year on",
and the new year in, wo wish the Oorn
tKitand ii many readers a happy New
Yei'T. '"Tun Tiihkk Sisi Eiis"
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