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THE HOOD RIVER NEWS, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29, 1913
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A few Skirts and Gowns in fine Nainsooks and
Muslins, Embroidery or Lace Trimmed, $1.25 to
$1.50 values ,
Remnant Price 98c
Muslin Skirts, plain or embroidery, trimmed with
flounce and dust ruffle, 75c and $1.00 values
Remnant Price 50c
ODDS and ENDS of EMBROIDERY
Before starting on your Spring Sewing, better come
in and see what nice embroidery you can get at
Remnant Price, 15c yd.
One Lot, values up to 10c Remnant Price 3c
Perhaps you will find just what you need in among
these. They are gathered from all through the
stock. Short lengths of Ginghams, Muslins, Dress
Goods, Silk, Embroideries and Ribbons and at
All clean stock but Short Lengths
After our Yearly Inventory there are always lots
of Remnants, both in short lengths of goods and
in broken sizes. These we are willing to sacrifice
in order to clean up for new goods now arriving.
Just a few of these good all-wool su!ts--All fall styles and made by the
best tailors. Values up to $18.00. Remnant Price, $12.50
$20.00 and $25.00 Values Remnant price, $16.50
All Good Goods at Right Prices
Those man tailored suits are almost gone but there are a few sizes left
$25.00 and $27.50 values at Remnant Price, $17.50
Navy Serge Norfolks Suits, misses' and D D . nrAi fiorn
small ladies', $15 and $18 values ..Kemnant rflCe, Jfry.bU tO $lZ.5U
We still have some exceptionally good values in Coats and so cheap you
cannot afford to go without one. Come in and see these bargains---we
know we can interest you.
One Lot Misses' and Children's All-Wool Sweaters
good warm Sweaters; values up to $3.00
Remnant Price, $1.00
One Lot Men's Grey, Tan and Brown Sweaters
$2.50 and $3.00 values
Remnant Price, $1.50
Men's Wool Shirts
Regular $2.00 value Remnant Price $1.19
Regular $1.50 value Remnant Price 89c
By this we mean broken lots. In some of these
we haven't all sizes. Many lots we are closing
out altogether and are making them at
No matter what your shoe wants may be, come
and see what we have to offer. We know we
can save you money.
Always Willing to Show Goods
UPPER VALLEY NEWS
An association was Instituted Wed
nesday evening in the parlors of the
United Church for the social and edu
cational uplift of the people of the
I'pper Valley. A committee composed
of Miss May Allen. W. I. Cornell and
C. C. Walton reported a constitution,
the gist of which recommended a get
together spirit without the aid of bam
mer and tongs. Kev. Van Nuys pre
sided until a permanent organization
was effected and the following officers
elected: W. 1. Cornell, president; 8.
F. Kicketta, vice president; C. K. Crav
ten, secretary and treasurer.
The library committee, composed of
Mrs. W. II. Tobey, Mrs. John II. Put
nam and ("has. I. Moody, presented a
volumuous report a part of which
was to the effect that the county libra
rian was prepared to Install the li
brary as soon as housing was pro
vided. Miss Ulanche Shehan. Biiperlnend
cnt of the Valley Crest Department of
Education, announced her Inability to
secure a traveling library from the
state and would appeal to Andrew
Carnegie to fill the void In her district.
The social committee, composed of
Miss May Allen, Mrs. A. R Coulter
and Mrs.C. C. Walton, announced that
they had perfected plans for a Get-together
Fest to bo held on the evening
of January 29 at Get-together Hall
(Formerly Spencer & Collins' Empor
lum) and extends a cordial Invitation
to all to bring the smile that won't
Cemetery Will Soon Remind Them of
Operations will soon be resumed In
laying out the grounds of the cemetery
In accordance with the plans furnish
ed by an eminent landscape architect
and when completed will bo second to
none In the state. It surely will be
a mecca for those who hale from
Philadelphia as It will appeal to them
aa so homelike.
LIBRARY FINDS QUARTERS
Spencer Building Being Remodelled to
Serve This Purpose
Kd Spencer has very kindly donated
the use of his building for library and
social purposes. For the past week a
number of Artisans under the direction
of Morris Walton have been engaged
in refurnishing the interior for the
Bocial to be held there under the aus
pices of the Get-together Club on Wed
nesday evening, January 29.
BABSON WRITING A PLAY
Upper Valley Will Hear Playwright's
Mr. and Mrs. Sidney riabson and
family are Bojourning on the Isle of
Manhattan. Sidney is writing a plav
to be presented by his brother Ray as
one of the numbers in the entertain
ment course. As a lad Sidney showed
evidence of dramatic talent for he de
voted much time to play.
MclSAAC DONATES SITE
of Three Lots Given for
It. J. Mclsaac has donated the choice
of three lots in the townsite as a li
brary site. It is to be hoped that the
building will be completed before
President Wilson makes his visit to
the I'pper Valley.
C. P. Johannsen and family have
gone to The Dulles for a short visit
George Pimmick spent several days
here the past week renewing old ac
quaintances. Rollln Myers, who had his hand in
jured at Hay ft Culbertson's saw mill,
is at home and says he will soon be
able to return to work.
C. C. Walton left last week for
Southern California, where he will ob
tain a much needed rest.
The Portland Ski Club returned
Monday noon after a delightful time
at the Inn.
Rev. W. I.. Van Nuys was unable to
hold evening services at the Parkdale
church last Sunday evening on account
of a severe cold.
G. Wertgen, who has been sojourn
ing In California for the winter. Is
back. He reports that there Is as
much winter In that sunny climate
as there Is here.
Kd Dresser and his brother Fred,
who have spent the past month nn
skies exploring the hidden places and
unexplored caverns at the base of Mt.
Hood, have gone to Portland for a
visit with friends.
The rural carrier of the Upper Val
ley had a very hard time delivering
mail last week on account of the deep
Herbert Vannier went to Portland
Miss Zena Miller spent the week end
with the home folks.
Oscar Krussow is In Corvallis at
tending the O. A. C.
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Vannier are in
Portland on a visit. They left here
last Sunday morning.
Miss Hermina Kellar came up from
Portland Sunday morning.
Mrs. Walker of Portland arrived
Sunday morning to fill the position of
housekeeper at the Hen Iage home.
Miss Isetta Thomas, who used to
reside here but now lives in Canada,
is visiting friends and relatives here.
Eddie. Weils, who has just returned
from a visit with his brother in Heav
erton, is quite 111 with the lagrippe.
Mrs. Willis Van Horn leaves for
Portland this afternoon. From there
she will go to New York to join her
husband. She is accompanied by her
son Ned, who will go on to Seattle
and enter the University of Washing
ton at that place.
The Ladles' Aid will meet Friday
afternoon at the home of Mrs. J. O
The farce, "Mr. Hob," will be pre
sented at the Pine Grove Grange Hall
Friday evening, February 7, by lo
cal talent. Kverybody prepare to at
tend. Admission ,15c and 25c.
The Grange gave a delightful social
evening to its members and friends
Saturday evening. Dancing was the
order of the evening. Vogel's new or
chestra of six pieces furnished splen
did music and everybody seemed to
have a Jolly good time.
A number of Pine Groveltes went
to Portland to attend "Hen Hur" this
Mr. Walter returned home last
Henry Lege spent Sunday In Port
land. There will be a dance at the Pine
Grove Hall Friday of this week.
Sleighing is spoiled but the coasting
(deferred from last week)
list Tuesday evening the following
officers were elected In the Sunflower
ClaHS for the ensuing six months:
II. F. Iige, president; Russell McCully,
vice president; Anna Godbersen, secre
tary; Mrs. Jennie McDonald, treasur
er; Alene Clark, organist.
B. H. Lage went to Portland on
business Monday forenoon.
Dr. C. H. Jenkins and family of Hood
River spent the week end at the home
of E. E. Lage.
Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Mark were re
cently called to Montana by the death
of Mrs. Mark's brother.
The Cosmopolitan Four are not able
to fill their engagement here January
25, but be prepared to come out the
31st of January when a play will be
given by local talent. Full particulars
The recent snows have made most
excellent sleighing so sleighing is the
order of the day and night both
A number from Pine Grove attended
the Odell church Sunday evening to
hear Rev. Hargreaves.
A serious accident occurred near
the school house last Thursday even
ing. While driving home from town
one of the horses of D. M. Jackson's
team slipped and fell, breaking its hip.
It had to be shot to put it out of its
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Jarvis and son,
Willard, returned from a two weeks'
visit in Portland Saturday evening.
One of the jolliest events of the
season was enjoyed by the Sunflower
Class last Thursday evening, when
three sleigh loads enjoyed the snow
covered scenery of the valley by moon
light accompanied by the merry jingle
of sleigh bells and cowbells.All then
repaired to the home of the teacher,
Mrs. Jennie McDonald, where a boun
tiful chicken Bupper was served by
that delightful hostess. Thirty-seven
guests were present and all declared
that the evening couldn't be surpass
ed. Hans Lage and August Paasch were
two Pine Groveltes who went "court
ing" this paBt week.
(From the Enterprise)
A boy tried to cross the Columbia
River In a boat from Fallbridge to
The Dalles, but unable to make it
drifted all night to a sand bar three
miles below- his destination.
C. E. Woodruff returned Monday
from Walla Walla. He says the snow
fell there to the unusual depth of 12
inches. Times are very easy there as
they harvested a big crop of wheat,
grain and grasses.
R. P. Hardy of Iowa arrived Monday
and will remain In White Salmon for a
few weeks. He owns land bought of
the White Salmon Development Com
pany. Mrs. Hardy and son have been
here several months.
M. Johnson has completed the new
garage to be occupied by Charles
Hutchins. It is a modern garage in
every respect, 50x40, with a large,
well lighted and equipped work room
on the south side. A gasoline engine
or electric motor will furnish the pow
er to drive his lathe and other machinery.
An "inaugural ball' was held at the
school house Friday night in honor of
the new mayor, A. H. Jewett. Some
of the friends of Mr. and Mrs. Jewett
worked up a surprise party for them at
the high school building, and it work
ed to perfection. The Jewetts were
delightfully pleased and the others,
which were a large part of the town,
had an enjoyable time.
Dr. Sayre of Nebraska has bought
the office practice of Dr. Russell, his
fine house on Lincoln avenue and
started in practicing Monday of this
week. The doctor had White Salmon
recommended to him by C. C. Chap
man of the Portland Commercial Club,
who, in turn, recommends his friend,
the doctor, very highly to the people
of this place and its Vicinity. Dr.
Sayre expect! his wife and two child
ren in about a month.
Our Annual Clearance and Stock
CLOSES FRIDAY, JANUARY 3 1 st
This sale has been satisfactory to us,
and we beli eve to our customers as
well. We have tried to state plain
facts in our ads. and to have the goods
and prices to back up every statement.
We have been ready to correct any error when
brought to our attention and we feel that we have
made good our claim of RELIABLE GOODS at Reasonable Prices.
We are busy now with our Annual Inventory.
Next week we will talk about JVctv Goods.