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About The Corvallis times. (Corvallis, Or.) 1888-1909 | View Entire Issue (April 12, 1905)
NEWS OF CORVALIylS AND
VICINITY TOLD IN BRIEF.
The Comings and Goings of People
Social Gossip, Personal Men
tion and Other Items of
"Uncle Billy" Wright is dis
tributing horseradish about town to
his many customers.
Wallace Frantzof Hoskinswas
a Monday visitor jn Corvaliis. ,
Monday business visitors in
Corvaliis were Ed. Plunkett and
Otto Read, both of Kings Valley.
The Parker family ot Albany
spent Sunday and Monday with
friends in Corvaliis.
N. J.-Moffitt of Junction City
was a Corvaliis business caller Fri
day. Postmaster William Stewart of
Halsey transacted business in Cor
valiis the last of the week. , -
O. J. Blackledge and family
spent Saturday with relatives at
Robert Johnson's late illness
has developed into typhoid fever.'
It is a light attack.
Ralph Pruett was a visitor
with Bellefountain friends from
Saturday until Monday.
"Dr. W. W. Oglesby of Cottage
Grove was a Corvaliis visitor Sun
day and Monday. He came on
Rf.v. F. L. Moore of Cottage
Grove was a business visitor in
Corvaliis Saturday. .
Henry Nice was in town a few
hours Monday, en route to Port
.- Work is expected to be com
menced on the Lee Henkle house a
cross Marys River this week. ' Ed
Buxton is to build it.
Misses rlesse and Ray Smith
of Salem, former studeuts at O. A.
C, were visitors at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Smith, a few
days last week.;
Auction Sale of eight, head of
driving and work horses at the Far
mers Feed Barn Saturday April fif
teenth 1905 at 2 o'clock. Terms:
. five months time with approved
" security. P. A. Kline, Auctioneer.
-Mohair has been slightly weak
: er in the local market since Mondav.
The latest quotations are 31 aud
31 1,-8. Most of the clip has been
bought by the dealers. A 6,000
; pound pool sold in Lebanon Satur
day for 31.40 per 100.
Zephin Job, the former Cor
valiis banker is still at Butte, Mon
tana; where he holds a position in
a bank. He is also purchasing a-
vicinity, and is prospering. He
owns and with his. family occupies,
his own brick home.
Chief Lane is at Kent, 1 East
ern Oregon, at the bedside of his
brother who is dying with con
sumption. The summons to Chief
Lane came last Saturday noon, and
he left by the evening stage for the
scene. Officer Osburn is acting
chief in the interim, which will ex
tend for a week or more. ; O. B.
Conner is acting nightwatch.
p Saturday afternoon the ( ladies
' of the Episcopal Church observed
Arbor Day, by meeting at the
church and putting the grounds in
order. The . grass was cut, rose
bushes pruned, flower beds weeded'
and two trees set out. The after
noon closed with an informal held
in the rectory.
Two prizes are offered for the
best collections of Benton . County
woods. The collections are wanted
for the Benton exhibit for the Lewis
and Clark, and the prizes are offer
ed by . the county court. The a
wards will be made at the May term
of the county court. Several
schools in the county are said to be
competitors for these prizes.
The prospect is for wool to
boom in price this season. That
does not mean that the figures are
to soar, but that they are al
ready, the best known in years.
Twenty one and a half with tbe
possibility of 22 for a bang up lot,
was the figure a local dealer talked
about yesterday. Only a little, of
course is changing hands, all such
being clipped from sheep about to
be sold for mutton. A grower who
; talked on the subject said he hoped
for 25 cents, but . the dealer who
stood by said that while the price
wouia prooaDiy be better than at
present, 25 cents could hardly be
hoped : for. , Willamette valley
-wools were quoted in New York
the other day a 21 1-2 to 26.
Miss Etta Smith is the guest
this week of Miss Esther Purdy.
A eon was born Sunday to Mr.
and Mrs. Clifford Ralls, of Monroe.
D. B. Irvin, of Silem, , was a
Corvaliis visitor yesterday. ,-
T. J. Anderson and family left
Saturday for Albany, ' where they
Mrs. W. G. Emery rftumefl
Monday from a ten days' visit with
-Mr?. ELen Beacb, who ha. been
seriously ill for several days, is not
much improved. '
Mrs, M. M. Divis returned
Friday evening from a two months'
vipit in Las Angeles and ban Fran
cisco. M. M. Divis went to Salem
Monday to attend a meeting of
Mrs. T. Whiteborn and little
son left yeFteiday for a eix , weeks'
visit with relatives at Spokane.
Lieutenant Quinlan, AlexRen
nie and Stanley Hamratl were Al
bany visitors Sunday.
Mre. Sarah Cautborn left Mon
day for a visit with her daugh
ter at Athena.
There are several cases of
measles in Corvaliis this week.
AmoDg the victims is ThomaB Vid
ito and Floyd Farmer.
Mr. Sargent nnd family, re
cently from South Dakota, cow oc
cupy the J. D. Wells residence
EOrth of the college.
.-The infant son of Mr.Jand Mrs.
George Humphrey, was buried at
Bellfountain, Saturday , having died
Those who have seen it, say a
fifteen acre field of alfalfa on
Richard Kiger's farm is a sight to
delight the eye of the observer.
The growth is now about eight
inches high and of most thrifty ap
An ordinance is pending in the
city council which provides that all
pavements and crossings shall be en
tirely unencumbered by displays of
wares, or in other manner. For
violations, a fiie not to exceed $20
W. D. B'gelow, in the chemic
al department at O. A. C. in 1889
and 189o, left Monday after having
been a Corvaliis visitor for a few
day?. He is now in the Pure Food
department at Washington, D. C,
where he holds an important posi
tion. Mr. B;gelow notes vaBt chang
es in O. A. C. Bince his time at tbe
V Will Johnson, who held asim-
llar position at St. Louis last year,
is to be an assistant in the depart
ment of horticulture, at the Lewis
and Clark Fdir. . He-, is taking a
course in medicine at St. Louit?, and
finishes his second year and will
leave for Oregon in ra Jew weeks.
He is to have two more years at
the medical college.
Members of the crack company
that is to drill for 0. A. C. at the
Lewis and Clark, are to be ar
rayed in new drab uniforms. The
color snd material is the same that
will be used hereafter at the college,
being the new standard uniform , of
the United States army. The uni
form costs about $6 less and
is said to be superior in quali
ty, appearance and durability to
those now in use. A cutter and
fitter from San Francisco is to be
at the college the latter part of this
week to take orders and measure
ments for thoae who wish to order
the new uniforms. - .
The claims of the firemen on
account of the sawmill fire five or
six weeks ago, have been cut. Some
of the bills were for 10 hours serv
ice for the men at 50cents per hour,
making the bills $5.35 per man.
The matter was referred to. the fire
department and a special commit
tee from the department recom
mended that six hours's service be
the extreme allowance. This was
done by the council, and payment
has been made accordingly. A res
olution was adopted, fixing the pay
of tbe fire chief at not to exceed 75
cents per hour and firemen not to
exceed 40 cents pet hour. The pay
does not begin until the fire is un
der control and then extends until
the apparatus is housed. Only four
men can be called into service by
the chief, to serve under pay.
I have re-opened my shoe shop in the
Marshal Miller building on Monroe
street west of Berman's grocery, where
all orders will be promptly attended to.
Your patronage is solicited and thanking
you for the same in advance.
' I am, very truly,
m25-im ' J. E. Powells.
Wanted at once. 200 cords of fi
wood to cut. P. 1 A. Kline. '
, . ' ' At . Summit . .
There is a telephone in RanneyV
store now, so we have the telegraph
and telephone convenience at. our
door." " '
Mre. N. E. Emery'B son, of Wed
derburc, is visiting here for a short
Lee Abbe arrived Wednesday for
a visit with the old folks at home.
Jim Brown's bridge gang is sta
tioned here this week..
Cassie Harrison is on an extend
ed trip East. He went via Sacra
mento and stopped at Chicago and
made tour of Seara & Robert's big
store there, and will go to Detroit,
Mich., before he returns to Oregon.
Grace Scott expects to return to
her home, Saturday.
Mre. Coe is meeting with good
success selling her bat?. She makes
them to order.
Susie Blodgett visited her. sister,
Mrs. John Post, this week.
Mre. Addie Butler, of Blodgett,
paid Summit a call this week.
. -. For Sale
Good milch cows.
Broke into His House. ,
S. LeQuinn of Cavendish, Vt., was
robbed of his customary health by inva
sion of chronic constipation. When Dr,
King's New Life Pills broke into his
house, his trouble was arrested and now
he's entirely cured. They're guaranteed
to cure. 25c at Allen & Woodward' drug
store. " - .. ,
Blocks for piers at Whitney's,
-'Short" on Peruna but "Long"
on prunes. Italian prunes, 50-pound
boxes, $1.50. F. L. Miller.
Are you going to build? See Whitney
about concrete blocks. " Cheaper than
rock or brick. ,
Gorvallis Marble Shop
STAIGER & VANHOOSEN
".' Third door north Hotel Corvallie.
W. O. W. Convention
At Los Angeles. The Southern
Pacific Co. will sell on April 12th,
13th and 14th, round trip, tickets
to Los Angeles at greatly reduced
rates- account convention of Wood
men of World and Women ot
Woodcraft, to be held at Los An
geles April 1 8th, 1905. Call on
nearest S. P. agent for rates and
full particulars. .
AH new wall paper at Black ledge's.
To the Public.
Tne undersigned tfave purchas
ed thi lLtsrest oi Lvi Hsnkle in
the Cty Dray Company. The
terms Of the transaction include
thf aood will of the busicesf, Mr.
Hr.xkle having retired from the
fir:. 1. Thanking the public for
pa -1 patronage and soliciting a con
tii 1 aace of the business of all the
ol.i patrons and of such new ones
as uiay see fit to favor uf. We are
r. Robinson & Fuller.
Headquarters bf the firm are at
Washer & Gray's ttore. Ind.
phone 126. 13-im
With Lewis and Clark
By Jnlia Fraser ,
, in an interesting article in
This article is well illustrated and sho
uld be read by people of the Northwest
and, then sent to their eastern friends.
It will help to show them the enterprise
and progress of the nortn nest better than
many letters would. Other articles,
short stories and acrses.
Sold by all News Dealers
Diamond Chick Food.
Head Light oil' the best for incubators.
Field and garden seeds at , ;
Dunn & Thatcher.
.' For Sale.
Defiance seed wheat, deliverable in
Corvaliis. Price one dollar per bushel,
sacked. Richard Kiger. '
Blocks for chimneys at Whitney 's.
I will have on display a fine line
of the very latest millinery. Tailor
ed hats a specialty. : Friday and
Saturday, Mar. 31st and April 1st
. Mrs. C. A Gould.
South Main street.
Have your groceries delivered by the
quick, up-to-date wagon Moses Bros
Listen for the bells. ; mri-2t
S. I. KLINE
CORVALLfS, OR THE WHITE HOUSE.
And of the Best Brands on the Market
IMPORTED Marvilla Garden Ceylon Tea
IMPORTED Montarde De Bordeaux French
IMPORTED Chou Fong, Perserved Ginger in
Warrenton Clam Co Pare Minced Clams
Harbor Brand Mustard Sardines -Diamond
W, Brand Cream Sugar Corn
Jasmine Brand Asparagus
A Fresh Supply of
PAN CAKE FLOUR
CAKE AND PAST RY FLOUR
. AND WHEAT HEARTS
I WE DO HOT OFTEN Cffiklf GE I
Our ad., but our goods change hands
' eve day. Your money exchanged i$V
: for Value and Quality is the idea. jjffo
Big Line Fresh Groceries
Domestic and Imported. .
Plain and Fancy Chinaware
A large and varied line. A
Orders Filled Promptly and Com
plete. V ; our Store we do the
I Pioneer Gun Store
i , 7 r . f
( . Hunters' Supplies, Fishing Tackle, jj
j Sporting Goods,- Sewing Mach. Extras, V
j Keys of all Kinds, and Fine Cutlery w
H. E. HODES, - CORVALL1S, OR.
If you are looking for some real good bargains in
Stock, Grain, Fruit and Poultry Ranches, write for our
special list, or come and see us. We take pleasure in
giving you' all the reliable information you wish, also
showing you over the country. ,
AMBLER. & WAITERS
- Real Estate, Loan and Insurance
Gorvallis and Philomath, Oregon
Sole Coryallis Agents for the Famous
"Gordon" $3 Hat for men; new Spring
models in Derby and Soft Styles; Black,
Tan, Brown and the new Fern color.
Every hat guaranteed to give satisfaction
P. A. KLINE
Office at Huston's Hardware Store. P.
O. Address, Box rr.
Pays highest prices for all Vinds of
Live Stock. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Twenty years experience.
E. E. WILSON,
. A TTORNEY A 7 LA W.
W E. YATES,
Corvaliis, Oregon. - Both Phones.
Notice to Creditors
Notice is hereby given that the under
signed has been appointed by the County
Court of Benton County, Oregon, in pro
bate, as executrix of the last Will and
testament of Louiea J. Stewart, deceased.
All persons having claims against the es
tate; of said deceased are hereby required
and notified to present them," with the
proper vouchers, within six months from
the date of this notice to the undersigned
executrix at my residence in Corvaliis,
Benton County, Oregon.
Dated March 18, 1905.
E. R. Bryson,
A large amount of no. 2 rough lumber
all lengths. ' "
, At Corvaliis saw mill for 6.50 per M
, Call ior Warrants.
Notice is hereby given that there
ismoney on hand at the county
treasurer s office to pay all orders
endorsed and marked not paid for
want of funds up to and including
those of March 22nd, 1905. Inter
est will be stopped on same from,
Corvaliis. Ore., Mar .29, 1905.
W. A. Buchanan,
Treasurer of Benton Co, Or.
Eastern Oregon Farm Property
For sale. We have over 30,000 acres
in improved wheat farms for sale in Gil-.
Ham, Sherman and Morrow connties,
Oregon. Price of these lands, 15 to $20
per acre. Small cash payment and easy
terms on balance. We also have first
class implement business for sale in a
live Eastern Oregon town on R. K.
Address. KLoore Jiros,
621 Wash st, Portland, Or.
mi-t Phone Red 951.
Gorvallis & Eastern
Time Card Number 28.
2 J?'or Vaquina:
Train leaves Albany. ......12:45 P m
' Corvaliis.... "... 145p.n1
' arrives Yaquina 5:40 p. m
1 Returning: J .
Leaves Yaquina 7:15 a. m
Leaves Corvaliis... 11:30 a. m
Arrives Albany 12:15 p. m
3 For Detroit:
Leaves Corvaliis 6:00 a. m.
Leaves Albany 7:30 a. m
Arrives Detroit. 12:62 p. m
4 from Detroit:
-Leaves Detroit ....12:35 p. m
Arrives Albany 5:15 p. m
Arrives "Corvaliis. .... 7:55 p. m.
Train No 2 connects with the S P train
at Corvaliis and Albany giving direct ser
vice to Newport and adjacent beaches
' Train Ko. r arrives in Albany in time
to connect with S P south bound train,
as well as giving two or three hours in
Albany before departure of S P north
bonnd train. - -
For further information apply to
. : ' Acting Manager.
H. H. Cronise, Agent Corvaliis.
Thos. Cockrell. Aeent Albany.
B. A. CATHEY
Physician & Surgeon
Office, room 14, BanK Bldg. . Honrit
10 to 12 and 2 to .
(Phone, office 83. s Residence 551.