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MORNING ENTEKPltltflV SUNDAY, APRIL 30, 1911.
, MOW AND WHY I AM StLLINQ
YOU THREE LOT IN THREK
. SOUTHERN PACIFIC TOWNS
By K. M. Robe-In. General Manager
, of the Consolidated a Twr Co.
I bar been tutd great snaay
llmM Id the past few vHki why I aa
: selling the properties at th price,
' aad furthermore why h myaelf am la
the Held selling them. Now I want
to aawer thoe question for th
benefit of all of thoM people who bar
Many jMoplo Iol4 a, wkts I said
I was going to lak tha Held pereoeaj
- l. "Why Bobbin yoa ar a fool; here
ou are the youngest sale maaager
could . not . trust felm again and ha
lacked coaaldarabla of having eaough
ready ease to take the liberal aBer
which had beaa preaeated to him.
How to retee tha caah waa.hla Oral
problem. He could aot taka tha time
to aell property for htataelf for ha waa
morally andcr obllgauoaa to the great
organlaalloa he waa aow direct lag
campaign for. 1 doat know how
Much mental worry he went tbrougu
hot what I do know la that four wee.
ago I received a wire from him telling
me to meet him at once.
Oar meeting ended la my taking J
over to aell, 13 of tha contract thla
man made no popular a year ago. TtaU
la tha way la which ha la going to
ralne tha caah to take thla proposition.
one which takea la thousand of acre
to your opportunities, Why yoa caa
alt la your office la Portland, and have
fifty aganta selling these properties
for 'yoa ao that you will aot have to
stir out of the city. More than that,
yoa ran advertise these propertlea la
tha magaainea and aell them out
I hare two young maawtth me, their
Rollo Cilia, L... -O.
They are tha only people who hare
authority to taka application tor theee
propertlea. Dont let anyone alaa take
any meney frem yew pretending fa
represent me. Make him show yoa
I carry with ate a ataraopticoa ana
over oue hundred view showing tha
wonderful atretch of country I want
to tell you a boot.
Vou are invited to coma and learn
about thla new couatry. remember
ou doa t have to buy. I like to tall
yoa about It. It makea me feel good
to impart Information that I know la
beneficial to anyone.
My office la at got Main Street and
ill k .kl. . - a wam I I am KIMUK IV VW lUWIW W"V
i . .v.. ... . t iw- ,1 dava If yoa dont aae ma personally
who purchaa from him will make tbe;nr of my assletaata caa tell you aU
lar. nmiit the have not failed io i bwl lo property, and I hare In
structed them to explain every detail.
the leiae-Coast-wMh-ao- limit I of great rich valteyrand one which he
whether the person to whom they are
talking wants to buy or not.
I know that real estate -advertise m
I Urge profit they have not failed to
1 make on one single Investment ha
ever offered them.
That ! hoar I am ahle to set) three
7, -- km a. one la earn oi in new oounr . -This Is oonortunltv
io go away from here and leave roar j p,rinc (ovn, of woroen-DorH and 1?? .k.
kaiinMi frir? star nere ana warm i ... ..... t-l. ... . v. ium-ii
, salesmen do the work,' 10,
t ThVv did not know that that waa people. Making them an offer on ! Sm-dowu Md e tor yourseii. tou
which they will reaiue more rwi Minj - - , h sooner
in actual money, thaa on any other i
proposition on the Pacific Coast today. I M ". 1', ..rir..n.
considering the Ue of the Investment. THK cossonxTED THREE
Br E. M. Robbina, General Manager.
Just the very reason 1 waa taking th
field. They did not know that the7
very reason I waated to be at tha
spot when a man purchased a contract
was because I had bad too much of the
Watch your salesman do It" I have
sold some real estate myself. I. have
been connected with development
companies on thla coast for the P
.four years, and I know a few or toe i
little "lna and outa of real eetate J
tlesmanshlp. That is the reason that
market one year ago. Uxs of people.
in fact over fire hundred, took ad-1
vantage of tha offer. Theee people
bave already made over fifty per cent
on their Inveatment. . .
Since the time J he sale of these !
properties was started, there have
, Tne new main line or tne southern i
Pacific la almost completed and when '
the Shaata Limited train rolla through
I have made up my mind that 1 wit! do , ... -.......,. nf .irv kind and
thla selling myaelf. ae that I will know, Murff h ,OWB, wh,ch m
what the man is being told who pur. roL 0n, of th. town, nM 0Vfn ls. j
chases thla property. I have three for wal(r workB And yrt
young fellows with me who are honest. w c4 ,hem ..tMB.tM,-
faithful workers, men wno vaiue ueir
Integrity more thaa they do money j
and theee are tha men who are help-
t a t t a. as aiU tKuaa. nre.rwrt lawal
lu '" " " T ' . anil lha trar.lln. nnhllr
camenwTh tV.n i- - vM, rich;..ey. ;
A, times during the yea, I was placed j bound. aoUL her. a. well a. elae- :
la charge of otneea-thea again I was . hprp- w" no cUi of
pat InTh. field in charge c advert j "u.nd people.
ing campaigns then I would be tent The ere of the battle ia here; when,
to examine a new territory, moving all the new main line of tha Southern;
the time. They finally placed me aa.i Pacific is opened to the public, you
sales manager in one of their many J will see the biggaet maddtst rush to i
offlcea and I stayed there until they j aettle and colonize these valleys that f
wera raady again for the "Big smoke." j has ever taken place ia history. Vou j
ready to take the field again with i will see tralnloads of men. women and
another propoaitloa. This proposition children stopping at jhese towns; you
waa to mean five or six years work. It will see the email Investor and the
waa to mean millions of dollars In 1 large financier both getting out at, the
money changing bands In three or four same depot; both getting out for the
directions. It waa great. The propo- same purpose lo get into business In '-
sttiou was as good a me aa wouldLa0ell thUVnew
I hope yoa will be there friend.
There is a golden opportunity there ;
for you. I don't care whether you buy
, real estate of me or" who you buy it j
from, but whether yoX'buy any at all !
or not, you owe yourself the duty of
going over and examining these prop-
ertles: going and looking at a series
of valleys that are unequalled in I
beauty and productivity on the Pacific i
Then the President of the company' Coast, or for that matter on any other,
waa seat for by a large eity on this Coaxt.
- ever be placed on the' market. But
the Inevitable always occurs. In tnla
case It occurred through a breach of
faith and promise oa the part of one
of the Company's most trusted Invest
ors: A man who let them spend thous
ands of dollar; In the work of pre
paration, then threw! them "Flat."
This of course put a stop to the proposition.
coast to come and aid in the work of
development. Ha waa wanted to ad
vertise and sell the properties of one
of the greatest financial organizations
oa the coast. The offer waa tempting
and he tookv .it. . Then he found out
that he could not kaadle his own prop
ertlea at the same time. He also had t hav a talk with me.
one of the most liberal land offer ' s war In which that
made to him that could be made, one '
which he could not well refuse. Tet ;
he had been allowed to lose money on
one Just a little while before because!
a man did not keep hla promise. He j
Yet you may ne like some people j
I know. Maybe there la Just "two- i
bits" a day standing between you and
success. If thai, la the reason, and
It's a one best bet that you've got the !
-two-bits." you had better come down 1
to the office I have located here and I
t can show you
two-bits a day"
ran be nude to earn you a future
fortune, if you rare to take the time
to ask about it. Maybe you're too
busy though to talk about making
money. I never waa. I
An Ordinance providing for the lay
ing and construction of sewer for
-Sewer District No. C. ." '
Oregon City doe ordain as fol
low: , Section I. Tha boundaries of said
district No. C and the property to
be benefitted and assessed for the
laying and construction of -such
sewera Is aa follows:
Beginning where the boundaries
of Sewer Districts No. 3 and S Join
at the eouiheaet corner of District
No. 3 and at tha southeast corner
of Lot S. Block, 165. Oregon City.
Oregon; thence easterly along the
Alley across Van Bureu. Harrison.
Polk. Taylor and Pierce atreet;
thence easterly along Division street
across Buchanan street to Lincoln
atreet; thence northerly along Lin
coln atreet to Alley between 8th
and 9th atreet; thence westerly
along Alley across Buchanan street
to southeast corner of Lot 7, Block
47. County Addition to Oregon City;
thence northerly along tha east line
of Lots 7 and I to Ninth street:
thence westerly along Ninth street
to Pierce street; thence northerly
along Pierce street to Intersection
with northesst extension of north
line of Lot S. Block' Zi, Central Ad
dition to Oregon City; thence west
erly along north line of aaid tot S,
to Alley between Pierce and Taylor
streets; thence northerly along Al
ley to Twelfth a""eetilbence noiifr
erly along Twelfth street to north
east corner of Lot 1. Block 1. Bea
tle's Addition to Oregon City;
thence southerly along lot line tc
Eleventh street; thence westerly
along Eleventh atreet to nortneaat
corner of Lot 1. Block 1SS. Oregon
City; thence southerly along lot
line and the northerly boundary of
District No. 3 to point of beginning
at the southeast corner of Lot I.
Section 2. Said aewer shall be
laid and constructed according to
the plans and specifications now on
file in the1 office of tha City Recor
der of Oregon City and approved by
resolution adopted by tha City
Council of said Oregon City on the
22nd day of March, lfll, which aaid
plans and specifications are referred
to la thla ordinance and made a
part thereof and tha said aawer shall
be const rur ted aa follow, to-wn:
- By layltfg a aewer along Ninth
atreet from Taylor to- Waahlngtoa
atreet with vitrified terra colt a plpa
having aa Interior diameter of IS
Inches and aa lnch sewer laid
along Taylor atreet from Seventh to
Twelfth atreet ahall empty Into a
septic tank, located at Twelfth
atreet Canyon and constructed of
concrete and aaid aeser ahall have
tha necessary manhole, lampholea,
laterals and connect lone. It shall
be laid aad eoaaected according lo
the plana and peclncailon adopted
and approved by tl.e resolution.
Section I. ; The City Recorder of j
Ore son Cltv la hereby authorised lo
advertise Jar gad receive proposals
for aakt Improvement but tne tity
Council reaervea the riitht to reject
any and all hide therefor, and tha
Mayor and Recorder shall enter In
to a contract or contract with each
person, firm or conratlon to whom
the contract or eotursot are let oy
tha Council of Oregon City for tha
Improvement or parts thereof as
peclfied In thla ordinance.
Section 4. Whereaa tha territory
embraced In the proposed Sewer
District la thickly settled and now
without proper sewerage1 or drain
ace and la a menace to the hoalth
of that District and the peophi of
Oregon City. It l necessary for
I the Immediate. vri,M',,,,n of tn
health of tha people of said district
and Oregon City tiat the aaid pro
posed aewer be immediately con
atructed. and aa emergency ia her
by declared to exist and this ordt
nance ahall take effort aad be In
force Immediately upon it approve
by the Mayor.
The probable whole ct of said
sewer la S903.00.
. Read first tlma and ordered "pub
lished at a apectal meeting of the
City Council of Oreaon City, held
on. the JTth day of April. 1911. aad
to coma ap for second reading and
final paaaaga at a special meeting of
the City Council to be held in the
Council Chamber In Oregon City, on
the th day of. May. at g o clock P.
M. ., ' I 8TIPP, Recordar.
FEAR ABSENT 111
ril!3 Holders Possess Absolute
Confidence In Thsi Abilify.
LACK OF FAITH BEAT JEFF.
Heart to Heart
V tvwm A. NYE.
-What la your Idea uf sutwa;
Do you think It tt.nnit lu s. hi. re
men t. Ia acrotullHiitig ihnur
8occeea la tuore itutn a.-hievruienl.
Tou way arrumtll thing l.y i-.
deul. bereta1 of fa t tm tile uiulllloua.
by furree vUlsUle f yMinlf. t Sue
cess la oMtre thaa tli.it. "
8a-ceiw lie la torte. J 1
THE SHOW THAT'S DIFFERENT
WlO Exhibit at
OREGON CITY, MONDAY, MAY 8TH
Two Performances --2 and O P. M. Two Performances
Dili I nKfx-RlNG V7 TTVk S7 VTX7
WILD ANIMAL Vi U m W
ifiunsier i-ioa "iNcto" tidmz Arabian Homm
ElepnantSr Lions, Tagers. Pttfflas, Leopards. Zebras.' lAPiizrm
m steel arenas under direction of famous male and female trainers
s of (Savage Beasts :
in Salutation -
Sutes b 111 dolus oue's liest.
" Tor Instance, there Is a' Hit y wo
man lu her (Hay hit. hen drgwlrm her
Saturday's baking from tbeovea. She
looka longingly out of the svladoar, at
the lna lady la bar carriage phasing
The world thinks aad the little wo
man feels that the fine lady ha mad
a success. ' '".
The woman la the carriage may.be
neither successful nor happy. while
the little woman mg be both, j
The wo ma q who doe her. 4a 11 y task,
who rear her children la baty!, of
honest eodeavor and who suppllea the
world with aa example of a f ore and
patient wife and mother, ha made a
VI mr nnmtu la atvlit mnA ah. Ikaa
One Day Only I dona her best
Tbera la the young nan who slays
on tha firm and help father pay off
the mortgaga while hla brother goes
to college. Ha tha faithful stay at
home made, a failure? .
However rich or famous the college
brother may become, ba will never
score a greater success la Ufa than be
who made the sacrifice.
Success la more tbaa achievement
Tha "old maid" who ba stayed and
taken car of tha aid folks at home,
who baa refused her lover, stifled her
desire for an education and been faith
ful to her duty aa a daughter, must
be numbered not with the failure.
Tb world really owe mora to the
quiet sacrificial worker than to the
nobry c la mo re r for publicity
Like tha base lodlan who threw
away the pearl worth more than all
ni in dc, many aaeir centered, so
called successful ona'baa thrown away
bosom the hollow delusion which tb
world misname inccea.
Ignoble success I no more than uc
Ignoble failure I occeasful failure.
Noble failure may ba success.
Only nobl ocreaa la successful uc-
Whan H Met Jshntea H Was Seared
te Dsath Ysar Befer H Theught
Ne Maa Ceuld Beat Him Csnfldsns
and Determination Mad Jhre and
With sudden tear and winsome smile.
tlritaLI.. a- . . '
n ileum mj uotn now beguile,
Lilac blossoms scent tha air;
Vernal wind blow soft and fair:
Heed time wait without the door
uomen tmrreRt lie before.
When In doubt keep pegging awar.
Have a pair of aleerea to slip on
over your dress sleeve when you are
doing housework. Sara tha dress.
leftover asparagus makes an excel
lent salad with a dressing of oil, salt.
pepper ana a few drops of vinegar
Buttermilk will take yellow stain
out or white goods. . Let them soak in
It quite a while, then wash it ail out
and sea bow fine tha goods will look.
When buying carpet for stairs, get
an extra yara; and turn it at both
ends. When It begins to wear, It can
sew moved either up or down to equal
ize tha wear. - ' i
All atovea that ara to ba Pit away
tor me auromer, must be cleaned In
side and out and rubbed with linseed-
oiL if convenient wrap newspapers
-Do not tack down oilcloth or Unci
urn when It is first spread orar the
floor. Let It be walked on for several
weeks or until it hag settled into place
and tha ridges ara evened down.
Uae the garden ho for rinsing
oianaeia ana ruga on the line. Blank
ets dry without wrinkles. Rugs should
nrsx o scruDoed with ammonia and
What I It that makea a fighter a
rbaniMonT What I It thai lift him
abov tb common plan of hle-dl
vtskm Into that Sphere of undivided
excellence whrrelu be tower abov
bla competitor Ilk a tl1lea of IJ1
ertvT I It that hla phyftkul ability I
ao much superior, la it that hi men
tal power I so much keener, or la hi
Individuality, hi faith Is himself, ao
much deier than that toacaed by
other whom he passed In the rac for
None of theae element alone la re
sponsible. All of lheiu Mended prop
erly, cow til ne la make a champion of
a man. and lurk, too. In tb final anal
ysla, la n nadcalahjy factor. I .nek
baa lestefI many a Oghter with a
halo of kingship. Luck has likewise
removed many a crown.
But. despite the fact that a cham
pion must hare severs! essential.
tbera la oue thing far ahead of all the
rest that even a second rale pummeler
need to posse. That I absolute
fearlessness, or. turned aruiiixt. per
fect twelve Inches to the foot confi
dence.. No glovetuan who lacked thla
Important attrllmte ever ascended to
the apex of hla class, or. If he did, re
mained tbera for any length of time. ,
Many Oymnasitwn Fighters.
No coward aver made a fighter. No
coward ever held a ehamplouahlp for
very long, nor a man whose duct of
confidence wis not proportional to
his other asset a There are a thou
sand boy today who can glr a das-
ling exhibition in a gymnasium, but
who when they set foot la a public
arena tojlght la earneet are awful
dieappotntmenta. Why I thla They
feafr themselves, they nndereatlmat
their ability, aad when their gtovee
Oy out there I not the corksurenea
back of litem. Tbey do not unaheath
all their physical force, for the simple
reason that they ara afraid to. and
their mental faculties do not perform
proficiently for the same reason.
Fear whipped Jim Jeffries last July.
Aatndr of tb photographs of the big
fellow wbeu b wa In hla prim and
Just before the Bene fiasco shows two
entirely different characters. Wuchl
Jeff met ritaslmmona. Corbet t and
Sharkey he waa all determination
The facial expression, tha self reliant
pose, gives every evidence of hi great
confidence In himself. Now as bin at
Beno, a tutx h changed man.- Tbera te
an air of uncertainty about him. Ills
face bears a hesitating look. It seems
a though h ba gtvn much thought
to tha Johnson part of the fight. Back
few year ago be did not com am
himself so much about the caliber of
an opponent, fie Imagined there wa
no man but what be could beat, and,
although be disliked fighting, when ba
took hla seat la tha on corner of the
ring be waa supremely certain of himself.
Nlen Ws Net Fearful.
Bat Nelson took many terrible wal
loping during bla careerT bat he did
ao bee i use that wis hi method of
fighting and because ba ws positive
of what the end would be. He be
lieved bis physical power waa greater
than that of hla antagonist, and ba
waa aura that Ultimately the result
would favor him. It could not be
otherwise. Fie entered the ring for
every battle with bis spirit crying for
victory. It wss to be bis victory, not
the other fellow's. And so be won and
continued to win until be otoed a
boy whose confidence wss Just as great
Nelson la not tha ssme man today.
It can be wsgered. Wolgnst took some
of the nerve from blm. Inspired htm la
a slight degree with fear. Tosnlbly
Nelson did not realise It when be met
Morsn, but he was inclined to doubt
M aWMtyJust' littler nTJ,tneww
more timid. A beating makes coward
of us alL The Battler still declares he
Is as good as ever, but down In his
heart something tells blm be Is not.
Jack Johnson Is confident to the
point of egotism. TTe has an exceed
Ingly high and lovely opinion of his
really great prowess. If be hndo't-he
would not b champ today... Been tie
of bla indubitable faith In titrrmelf he
chased Tommy Burns half way around
the world to secure a mutch with
him. During the preparation for the
Jeffrie contest last summer he wa
a car free negro, who seethed to
worry little about anything. When he
doffed his bath robe on time liol 'uly
afternoon he was' a big, cotirngoon
What Is It that makes a fhrhl? Con
fldiMice on the part of both partlrt-'
pants. When ronfldnnce nnct confi
dent there Is always sure to be a
thr Miln battle. But If one twin fears
llmxclf ever so' little tbst man Is go
ing to be beaten.
High School Horses. Sea Ltoni, Bearr. Dogs, Pontes, Babboons and a host of novel bl,11 Ui bn"rtl ,or tn"w";
suw Hiusiwusi xi.ia . .
&rl OREGON CITY, MON. MAY 8
It Is natural that an axoecfant t.A
ha been cut off by a will should suf
fer from a lack of will power.
. fa,E,T?.." a.,it t0 flna th
leading citizen Is hungry three times
a day and that he snores in his sleep.
Qr Driving' FV Thlrlf Yrs,
Edward Gears, veteran driver, be
gun hi grand circuit career thirty
year ago .
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By mail, i year 2.00
Send in Your Name
J Put Yourself n the i
When you writ your classified
ad or any kind or an i r n a
Include In It lust tha Information a
you'd Ilk to find If yon ware an
ad-readar and were looking fot an
d of that kind.
If you do thla ta avan a small at
extant your ad will bring Re-
' PLtASC Nt)TICK.
To Introduce The Morning
Enterprise Into a large major-
Ity of the home In Oregon
City and Clackamaa eountv tb
management baa decided to
make a special price for the
w dally Issue, for a short . Urn
only, whr tha aubacrtber pay
a year In advance.
By carrier, paid m year Jn
a By mall, paid a year la ad-
vance, I2.00, ,
People-who gave our eanvas-
v .Mr a trial aubeerlptlon for one
w ' or mora month, at tan eenta a
week, can have the dally dellv
ared for a year for $3.00 by
a. - paying a year la advanoe. .
" People who gave our canvae-
ear a trial ubacriDtloa. "hv
mall, for four month at a del-
lar, may have tha papar for a
year for 3.00, If paid a ear la
8uUorlbrl to . thvVkiy
EnUrprl may change their
aubacrlptlona to the daily, re-.
calving credit for half Urn on
tha dally that tha weekly la
. paid In advance. When they
choos to add caah to tha ad-
vanoa payment equal to a fall
, year's aivaneo payment thay
' may taka advantage of the 13
rWe make thla apecjal prlc
ao that paoplo who have paid
la advanoe on noma other dally
and wlaa to toko taa Uornaag
Enterprise, may do ao wftaoat
too groat axpanaa. , ,
John Soott. Scotf Mills: J- Bsrl. j
B. Marquam, Charles HatUjJ, U
Palmateer, Herbert Enle ft C
Carl Nobss, A. V. HUMO Ht.i
Mr. L. B. Wells, H. f.
Prtland; Dr. Spotswood. Portias
- H0T1L ARRIVALS,
The following have registered at the I
Wlllsmstt Club Dancing,
Tb third dancing party ot tMJ"
lamett Club will b beld lo Btt
hall Thursday vnlng, Maj ' ' .
last 'dance of the series !
for May 35. and it Is VO
rangement will b msrte for
hop some time during tha
month. Th prvlou danolnf P
have been uniformly uccessfui.
"Nile or ine vev,
Beautifully lllustrat w
Th. Spell." a west.
by th Williamson.
Greater Chinatown, dj v-v-
taU.1 iMMiihllO BUM!! IUU.
r 1VIU AUlumw"""
alt. li) otntf.
. . I -
- , When In Oro" City
301 Main Strast
of Cr 0lvn AW
. gtock Left Wit" Us.
u. a. DOYcn
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Electrlo Hotel: T. J. QUI, Canby;