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Tho only dally newspaper to
tw Portland and Salsm; le d)
lata In avary aactlan af Claeka-
' maa County, with a population of
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WEEKLY ENTERPRISE ESTABLISHED ISGO
VOL. II No. 83.
OREOON CITYtxORE0ON. 8 UNI) AY, OCTOBER 8, 1911.
Pn Wbcx, 10 Ce.vti
SONS OF VETERANS
TO BE ORGANIZED
Noted Church Builder
Returns To Steamboating
TO BEGIN S00.1
PERPETRATED BY WALT Mc DOUGALL
VERNON AT LAST
heavy hittinq of villagers
AND HENDERSON'S POOR
BEAVERS IN LEAD UNTIL FOURTH
Big Pitchar Falls To Covar First But
Whtn Ha Could Hava Mada
Easy Out Stewart
In Fin Form.
I.OH ANGKLBH,. Oct. 7. (Speclul.)
- Vn iii'ii won a . well-oarned victory
uxluy from tha champions Portland
(ol to t-ors In the seoniid rd hold
tlit l'iil until the foarth whn tha
VlllHKcr rima acroaa with two. Th
riiro was d to J.
II tt.m a rase of heavy hlltllia by
Vitiikii against light blngltng by Port
Uml. l n tha element of basnliall
lurk tirrnklng ill tha way (or tha
Atmthrr clrounmtance, that aeemel
tu favor oKn' .iil. waa tha clir.it
nailmi of .the avilflolal nolse-maklng
contrivance. Tha ahaenre of lb
dnafi-uing Instrument somewhat aa-tohlMlii-rt
! Portland player an1
late H"t!n'a warrior a chance to
romr Imrk t earth.
W-n fndi'raon atarted twirling for
the Hmrrra. and aa befor ha re-nisim-d
only a little over four Inning
ami "Ma removed because of his
wlldiir. after Vornon had tied l la
li Henny'a failure to cover flrt
hixom Iti the fourth, whlrh placed Ver
mm on even terma with PortUml
The Heavers had reglsteri-d two r mo
In I ' aecond Inning, when they made
lx lilt, almoat enotinh to win sev
ral KHiiira, and thla two-run ll
looked good to tha Portland rooter
Th'Te waa no thought that tha Ver
non tram would' enact anything sen-,
mlunil when Henderson bad lls
ponrtl of tha flrer two Hognnlte up
In the fourth Inning. However, tu.ii
nle fulled to cover flrat, when Pa it ar
um hit to ltappr and that worthy
waa allowed to reach flrat without
hindrance, when ha ahontd have boen
retired, Stewart pitched a fine game.
8 T A N D I N Q.
Portland 103 70 ,R95
Vernon 110 77 .5m
Oaklnnd 103 B0 .r,3l
Racmmetito ..... ..84 103 .449
Ann ktranrlaco 4 100 .441
U Angolea 77 115 .Ml
AGED WOMAN, ILL AND
ALONE, IS GIVEN AID
At the requeat of eeveral peraona
llvlni; In the neliChborhoud JurUcn
of the peace Samaon and Health Of
flrer Norrta Saturday Inveatlgated the
condition of Mra. Catherine Olbbona,
iKtity three yeara of age, who Uvea
alone In Ureenpolnt They found her
In a aerloua condltloi", and although
JielKhltora have been aiding her aa
much aa poaalble, It waa decided beat
to telegraph for one of her aona who
Uvea at Spokane Falla. The aged
woman baa bean 111 for aeveral weeka,
but It waa not until laat week that
her condition became auch that aha
couhl not leave ber bed.
I have opened a fully equipped
watch mid jewelry repair ahop In the
Maunilr Itulldlng and am prepared
to do all klnda of watch, clock, and
Jewelry work. I guarantee every
rlre of work I do and stand back of
my guarantee. If your clock la out
of oi-ier I will rail for It and deliver
It when finished.
W. Leonard Ruiiyan
Horn A 70. v PaolfU 327
THANKS TO COLUMBOS.
. H discovered a pleasant spot fo"
!'cut d0wn trees, and started
tnlngi by teaching" tha first Indiana
ow fn, C0th, ,a. we're
,n th clothing bualnea W I moat 420
yr behind hla time but lust 420
yaara and than soma ahead In atyla.
ulti of the L System and Clothcraft
""a In all tha now fabrlc.a, $12-50
135.00. ' ' ,
How about our L System Overcoat
0r allp-on. The weather man calls
r one 12.Bo to $30.00.
Not Like Others. .
" - 6th and Main $..
N. B. For tha coming aoclal assson
n L System full dross suit la proper
EnoajWl.rtt -rw vo Juli'. Si?"
!5( Srv. jtclrt' an. Itt.tr.lil ri!
Uno rWlirtlayu1!ilfil!ri' clut
FIRST VIEW OF THE NEW
AGED ENGINEER DIES
AFTER LONG ILLNESS
Charles McCormacV, one of the boat
known reatdenta of Greenwood, died
Saturday morning, after an Illness of
three J'ear a, He was sixty-nine years
of age. and had lived In Oregon for
more than a score of years.. ,
Mr. McCormack waa born In Ire
land, but his parents moved to tM
country when ha was young. For
many yeara be was a railroad engi
neer, and fr four years before bis
retirement he worked with the Termi
nal Company In Portland. Soon after
coming to thla country his parents
located In Sacramento, where he be
gan his railroad career. He ta sur
vived by his widow and nine chil
dren, who aro aa follows: Mrs. R. C.
Trumbel, San Francisco; Cbarlea I.
McCormack, Oregon City; Frank,
George, Albert and Homer McCor
mack. or Portland; Mra. Etna Callff.
of Oregon City, and Delraer and
Pearl McCormacK. who lived with
The funeral will be held at 2 o'clock
Monday afternoon at the Baptist
church, and the Intermuht will be In
Mountain View Cemetery.
BENEFIT GIVEN TODAY
FOR BLIND FIREMAN
A plcnlo for the benefit of Willis
("Doo") Mosler, the blind fireman,
will be given today at Schnoor's
Park. An excellent program, conHlst
Ing of music, dancing and speaking
has been arranged. Mayor Brownell,
Gordon E. Hayes and Q. B. Dlmlck
will be among the speakers. Mr.
Moaler waa connected with the Green
point Hose Company for a number of
years, and waa regarded as one of the
moat' efficient firemen In the city.
Many tickets have ben sold, and It
Is expected that a large sum will bo
raised. ' ,
ROMEO AND JULIET. ,
(Greatest Love Story Ever
i ' ' -.
REELS 1 -
ALL ON ACCOUNT OF A
MATINEE i P. M.
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llidt you stiouM liave
wlictiKio fialt were
U-Litind!1l le onin-
loo cJ Ilie cniiitctil in
oncier(a it wt-t-e , wlio
now nuts ciorun 1lie ....
dope tliot" Linines
will pIvL up rts soon 3
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SPLIT SKIRT AND THE HOOP SLEEVES
SHADE ON GIANTS
COMPARISON OF ' BIO LEAGUE
CHAMPIONS SHOW TEAMS
PHILADELPHIANS ARE CONFIDENT
McQraw Expects His Team To Win
By Fast Baaerunnlng And
Fine Work In Box
Lapp Beat Catcher.
Who will win and -how they will
win In the World'a Series Is occupy
ing the minds of all the sport wrjtera
of the country, as well aa every citi
zen who knows a bat from, a ptece of
kindling. Most of the wise ones are
picking the Athletics, not only on ac
count of their heavier hitting ability,
but alno because of their having been
under fire In the last campaign, while
but few of the Glanta remain who
conquered the playera under Connie
Mack's guldsnce lb 1905. Confidence
Is a great asset, and what the Ath-
, (Continued o! page J.)
FINEST SOIL IN CLACKAMAS COUNTY
We have 24 tracts of land containing from one to six acres each,
beautifully located within one-half mile of the corporate limits of Oregon
City, with excellent view of the surrounding country. The grade of tha
Clackamas Southern Railway Company has been completed through the
original farm and -ar forty-foot roadway paaaes each tract. The man who
depends on his labor for hla livelihood ahould have land enough to raise
his own fruit and vegetables and thereby save a large part of hla earn
These tracte are sold at reasonable rates and on easy paymante.
- This Is not a real estate boom-but an opportunity for a man to
get a home near town, conveniently located and with sufficient space
about hla hnme to raise his own fruit and vegetables
AH of this soil Is rich and productive and free from rock and gravel.
G. B. DIMICK
-'I ' I
"GETTING IN THE FIRST BLOW."
H. C. STEVENS URGED
FOR CITY COUNCIL
A petition to H. C Stevens that he
become a candidate for" councilman
In the first ward la being circulated.
Mr. Stevens has not decided whether
he will be a candidate, but his friends
think that he can be Induced to make
the race. The petition has a large
number of signatures. The only can
didate for councilman in the ward
ao far to succeed William Andresen,
who has declined to stand for re
election and is being urged to make
FINAL TRIBUTE PAID VETERAN.
Funeral Services of William Fee Held
At Home of Daughter.
The funeral of William Fee, veter
an of the Civil War who died at the
home of his daughter, Mra. G. Kin
der,, of Clackamas Heights. Thursday,
waa held Saturday morning at the
family home, and the interment was
In the Mountain View cemetery. Rev.
E. F. Zimmerman, pastor of the M.
E. church officiated. Many of the
friends of he deceased attended the
Our greatest clubbing offer. The
Morning Enterprise by mall and the
Weekly Oregonlan, both until Novem
ber 1, 1912, for only $3. Offer closes
October 31, 1911.
Room 3, Andresen Botldtn.
MEADE POST, a A. R. APPOINTS
COMMITTEE TO ARRANGE
MEETING CAUID fOR OCTOBER 25
Patriotio Addreeaea Will Be Delivered
By Myor And Other Promin
ent Men Large Mem
V Meade Poat, Grand Array Of the
Republic 1 and the . Women' Relief
Corpa. at a meeting Saturday after
noon made the preliminary arrange
menta for the organization for the
aona of veterana In thla city and
and county Into campa. The plan baa
been In contemplation for aeveral
yeara, and the memberahlp la expect
ed to be large. '
A commiteee consisting of D. K.
Bill. Commander; H. 8. Clyde. Adju
tant and -George -A.-Harding,- Quarter
master, waa appointed to arrange the
details and report at the meeting of
the oamp October Zl. The post and
relief corpa will meet the afternoon
and evening of October 25 at Willa
mette Hall to organize the aona of
veterans. Speeches will be made by
Mayor Brownell. O. B. Dimick. Gor
don E. Hayes and members of Made
rui niiu me reuei corpa.
Regarding the proposed organiza
tion Mr, Harding aald that Meade
Post bad been slow in organizing the
sons of veterans. "Other citlea." he
declared, "long ago organized the
young men Into campa and we feel
that Oregon City and Clackamas
county should do so as soon as possi
The object of the eons of veterans
camps Is to keep alive the principles
for which the veterans fought and
suffered. The national organization
has a memberahlp of probably a mil
lion. A Genuine Edison
With One Doun (12)
A Dollar a WeeK
places 'this splendid Edison
outfit in any ome. In addition
.to the latest 1911 Genuine Edi
son Machine, we Include 1 dos
en Edison records (6 standard
and 6 ambercl), your own se
lecting, complete for only-
This Edison machine, with
nickel-plated and polished man
drel, will play all Edison rec
ords. The newly designed mo
tor has improved start and atop
regulating device, runs nolne
lessly and can be wound while
s It la equipped alaoNvlth new
style model ""K" reproducer,
which plays ootb. two and four
'minute recoTds. Get yours - to
day. Burmeister & Andresen
OREGON CITY JEWELERS.
Suapenalon Bridge Corner. -
..Frssh boiled crabs, Olympla' oyst
er direct from the . shell. Salmon,
Halibut, Shrimp, to. Th finest
stock and quality.
Macdonald's Fish Market
Next to Wolls Fargo.
OLYMPIA OYSTERS OUR
REV. J. W. EXON.
The Rev. J. W. Exon, "the great
church-builder" baa given up the
ministry and returned to steamboat
ing. He and the Rev. D. -A. Waters,
formerly presiding elder of tbe Meth
odist church In this district, have pur
chased tbe steamer Modoc from the
O-Wt-A Nilr. Exon haa been
minister for ten yeara and baa built
seven churches. His last charge waa
Wilsonville, where he endeared him
self to bis congregation. He will re
tain his home at Eagle Creek. The
steamer will leave Tuesday on her
Initial trip on the hortland-Lewls Riv
er route, probably flying the colors
cf the Lewis River Navigation Com
pany, which the new owners will in
corporate. The Ilarrlman Interests
valued the Modoc at $10,000. but the
purchase price was much less.. The
Modoc will replace the steamer ' Un
dine, which the Lewis River Trans
portation Company has operated, and
Captain McNeil will leave the Undine
for the Modoc. Captain Exon said
that, tbe buslnesa would be handled
from the Taylor-etreet dock, Portland,
permanently and that fe would run
on the steamer to look after It
Captain George Conway, superin
tendent of the Harriman water lines,
said that tbe Modoc waa built In 1889
and rehulled in 1898. Since 1896,
when tbe route south of Or&gon City
waa abandoned, the vessel waa tied
up and haa been out of commission
most of the time. Her present own
ers obtained the steamer with full
equipment ready for service. As she
la of light draft, they expect that she
will prove more desirable than the
Undine or Moscot, the Mascot having
been on the route for years. The Mas
cot was burned early this season.
OREGON CITY SCORES
The Oregon City High School foot
ball team made a good showing Sat
urday afternoon against the fast Co
lumbia University team, on the tat
ter's grounds. Tbe score waa 28 to
6 in favor of the Portland boys. The
best that Oregon City had hoped for
waa to score against the university
Oregon City waa outweighed about
fifteen pounds to tne man. Bheahan
and Wilson did the most effective
work for the O. C. eleven, while Me
Larty waa a tower of strengtn for
Columbia. The local team waa given
a royal entertainment by their rivals,
aM Dlmlck, coach for Columbia, de
clared that the O. C. team waa about
the "scrappiest" on ne had seen for
a long time. Professor - Pflngston,
coach, accompanied, the local team,
and gave . . valnale . suggestions
throughout the game.
Tbe following was the lineup of the
Center, Gault; right guard, J. Bee
tle; left guard, Qulnn; right tackle,
C. Beatle and Dambach; left tackle,
Rottie; right end, Sheahan; left end;
Fredericks: quarter, " Wilson; right
half. Cross; left half. Caufleld and
Waldron and full back, Mlchela.
Six Per Cent Semi-Annual
Interest Coupon Bonds. ::
THE CLACKAMAS 80UTHERN RAILWAY COMPANY la now
offering to our home people Ita first mortagago 6 per cent semi-annual
Interest coupon bonda, and aa the bonds are limited to ties, rail and
equipment and all other work, such as grading and bridges, aro 'paid
for by stock aubacriptlona, the bonds Issued by this company ar first
' class. ' " j "-
These bonds are Issued In the following denominations,, viz.:
$100, $500, $i,ooa. . : -
The Clackamas Southern Railway Company offer the following
reasons why theao bonds should be sold In Oreflon:
FIRST It I an Oregon enterprise and owned by Oregon people!
SECOND Tha country traversed by this line I thickly popu
lated and has freight and passenger traffic In sight to make It the best
paying road In Oregon for Ita lenth.
THIRD The best business nen and farmer n th County are
stockholder In this road and authorized the Issue of the bonds at the
stockholders' meeting by unanlmoua vote. ,
FOURTH These bond draw 6 per cent interest and the holder
gets his Interest twice each year, , . J ". -
, Call on or address.
G. B. DIMICK
Secretorv C S. Ry. Co.
GOVERNOR PROMISES CLACKA
MAS COUNTY CONVICT
QUARRY TO EEOSTAL'.'EDATKEWEEA
. . .
West Delighted With Enterprise And.
Enthusiasm Manifested By
East Side Capital High
It la thought that convict will be
put to work In rock quarries at New
Era to obtain material for the capi
tal highway within a month. George
F. Rodgers, chairman, and Grant B.
Dimick, of the Capital Highway Com
mission bavo recommended aeveral
quarries1 at New Era to the East Side
Capital Highway Association and It
la DTobable that one of them will be
chosen within a few days. Much im
portant business will be transacted at
the meeting of the association at
Central Point next - Wednesday - eve
ning. A large delegation will go from
here In automobllea.
Governor West haa announced that
he will send convicts to Clackamas
county any time they ar desired.
The governor la somewhat disappoint
ed over the failure of the Marlon
county officials to tke definite ac
tion, and la delighted with tbe work
done In this county,
"Clackamas county, I . understand,
la 'practically ready to go ahead."
said the governor yesterday, ''and
convicts will be sent there at any
time they aro desired." ...
Secretary Latourette, of the East
Sid Capital Highway Association,
has received the following letter from
F. C. Waaserman, business manager
of the New Era Land Investment
"There are' large quantities of rocks
and boulders distributed on the sur
face of the acreage, formerly owned
by the Wlttenberga at New Era, and.
your association, ia welcome to take
any rocks found lying on the surface:
also you can put a ' rock crusher
along the roadway at their conven
ience. We do not want any quarry
opened, or any excavations made In
the place, but If, after yon have re
moved all the loose rock from tbe
iirfaj mnA nMul mora, if von will
communicate with me I will make it
a poiui to meei you ana ea wiwi c-u
be done." .
Our greatest clubbing offer. The"
Morning Enterprise by mall and the
Weekly Oregonian, both nntll Novem
ber 1, 1912, for only $3. Offer close
October. 31, 1911.
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