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About Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937 | View Entire Issue (Sept. 8, 1905)
THjS MOKNJGKC OJRE GONIAL", FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 11K)5.
THE OLDS, WORTMAN & KING STORES
, "THE DIFFERENT STORE," FIFTH, SIXTH AND WASHINGTON
THE FOREMOST DEPARTMENT HOUSE WEST OF CHICAGO
FREE by an
Expert Artiste Needle
'Vsman Art Shop,
2d floor annex
STORE OPENS AT
5 A. M.
STORE CLOSES AT
6 P. M.
0 0 ,
H00 H00 PROGRAM FOJt TODAY
Morning Annual Business Meeting of
the Oslrlan Cloister.
Afternoon Annual Initiatory Cere
mony of the Oslrlan Cloister.
Evening Annual Oslrlan Banquet.
stairs without heing heard. As I passed my mother-in-law's room she called out: 4Is that you,
William?' I made a short and careful answer, and she asked: 'What time is it?' 'Eleven o'clock,'
I replied, and just then the Warned old cuckoo clock in the hall struck three times, and there I
had to stand and 'cuckoo' eight more times." Some store writers tell an untruth ahout their goods
and bargains once, and then the salesfolk have to stand and tell a host more falsehoods to hack
them up. This store believes the TRUTH is good enough to tell of its merchandise first, last and
always. The truth in its advertisements first then the same truth when you look across the count
er into the salesperson's eyes and hear it from their lips. It is the TRUTH that we believe we
have arranged the largest and best convention of REAL BARGAINS for Friday shoppers that
will be found in any store in Portland. And the TRUTH about those bargains you may read be
low. Come and see if we have told you wrong.
SPECIAL! WOMEN'S $3 and $3.50 SHOES FOR
$1.92 $1.95 $1.95
Sixth-Sreet Anner, Pirst Floor Ye Shoe Shoppe on Ye "Fairway."
The 0., W. & K. Kustom Shoes, with foot-form lasts, which allow the foot to retain a perfectly
natural position, no cramping, pinching or rubbing anywhere. The inner solos are of oak tanage,
thoroughly "beaten out" so as to stop any burning sensation of the fed.
Thev are made of pntent coltskin of a quality that will compare favorably with the best $5.00
Shoos. Sizos 5Y to 11, widths AA, A, B, C, D. Jhy AA
Price, the pair
Women's $3.00 and $3.50 Shoes for $1.95
We still have a good selection of women's Shoes, made by P. J. Harney, of Lyons, Mass;, a cele
brated shoe manufacturing firm. These Shoes are here in the best styles and leathers, and will
give the best satisfaction. Our regular $3.09 and $3.50 values special for today and Saturday
at, the pair $1.98
Bevy of Notions
First Floor Shops.
II A Lb AXD SOCKET GARMENT FASTENERS
large or small size, black or white. Our Sc value;
special at, the dozen 3c
IIEST NICKEL-PLATED SAFETY PINS, 1 dozen
on card; all sizes. Value to Cc; special at, the
IIEST QUALITY BASTING COTTON, 500-yard spools,
No. 49 and 60, black or white. Our 6c value;
special at. Z spools for 10c
FBDBR'S IIEST QUALITY BRUSH SKIRT BIND
ING, In blaik or colors. Our 5c value; special
at. thu yard 3c
BEST BLACK TUBULAR SHOE LACES, for men's,
women's and children's shoes, 1 dozen In pack
age. Our 12c value; special at, the dozen.... 7c
First Floor Shops.
2.'rc PETROLEUM JELLY FOR 12c.
Large size 1-pound glass jara of Petroleum Jelly,
for cuts, burns and bruises. Our 25c value; spe
cial at, the Jar ...12c
2."5c WITCH HAZEL SOAP 10c
"Witch Hazel Toilet Soap, extra quality. 3 cakes in
box Our 25c value; special at. the box 10c
JERSEY CREAMERY BUTTERMILK SOAP, 3 cakes
In box. Special at, the box I0c
DR. NELL'S DENTAL CREAM TOOTH PASTE.
Our 25c value; special at, the tube . v 15c
ECLIPSE ALMOND CREAM, for the complexion
and for softening and beautifying the skin. Our
26e value; special at, the bottle 20c
at Bargain Prices
First Floor Shops.
lc WRITING TABLETS .c.
Real linen Writing; Tablets, ruled, note size. Extra
value at Sc, spocial at, each Be
WHITE COMMERCIAL ENVELOPES, 25 in pack
age, size 5 and C Inches, Ions: shape. Our 5c
value; special at, 2 packages for . 5c
DENNISON'S FANCY DECORATED CREPE PAPER
Our 23c value; special at ...12c
CARTER'S PHOTO LIBRARY PASTE, in Ideal wa
ter well Jars Our 15c value; special at, each', .loc
DECORATED AMERICAN PAPER NAPKINS, 100
In package. Our 10c value; special at, the pack
age v . Sc
An Unusual Sale of
Continuing Saturday Only
Today in the Silk Store.
Fifth-Street AnnexFirst Floor.
This store does not get all it could for a piece
of silk; rather it aims to give best possible values.
Sometimes like all stores it gives unusual bar
gains, of which the following is a fair example.
There arc thousands of yards of silks in today's
GLORIOUS, PLENTEOUS HARVEST OF
This Store an Immense Hopper of Matchless Merchandise Values
Come and Share!
SOLE SELLING AGENTS
A certain well-known character, famous in National politics,
tells a good story on himself which reminds tis of some stores.
He says: "I got home one night late; in fact, very late, and
as my mother-in-law was fussy I took off my shoes to get up
NEW SHOE FOR MEN
' for Men
In the Autumn Salons
Annex Second Floor.
Every express brings to us such hosts of pretty cre
ations ror me liijou batons as never before graced
a Portland millinery store. We are proud Indeed
of our showings especially when we hear thorn com
pared as we do every day with other displays
around town. Such claims as some stores make
on paper for their millinery shops only makes them
appear the more ridiculous by comparison with the
truly magnificent stocks of smart and exclusive
hats shown here. We can truly say that here you,
may find the largest and finest line of correct mil
linery shown West of Chicago. A strong claim,
but one the goods will bear out. We shall offer
SPECIAL POR TODAY
A lot of the very newest and most fashionable cre
ations in the Fall stocks, some of the most charm
ing of the now arrivals, clever conceits of master
milliners, among them some of the favorite Polos,
in Hks, velvets, ftlts, etc Extra values at the
popular prices of
95c, $ 1 .49, $ 1 .95 and up to $5
"Visitors are welcome as lookers or buyers.
Friday Economy Specials in
In domestic figures, but exact copies of the real
Oriental in both design and coloring
Size 6x9 feet. Reg. value. $20: special, each.. $13.73
Size 7xie feet. Iteg. value 527; special, each.si8.30
Size 9x12 feot. Rog. value, $39; special, eaoh.f30.oo
One day only.
rVJT.O BLANKETS $4-05.
White fleece wool Blankets. Regular value. $7.50;
special, the pair 94.85
To close out. Only a few sets left.
Regular 85c value; special at, the set 63c
Regular $1.75 value; special at, the set.... .....f 1.15
Regular $2.00 value; special at, the set $1.35
Regular $2.26 value: special at. the set 91.50
Regular $3.26 value; special at, the set SOS3
Regular $4.00 value: special at, the set t2S5
Regular $5.00 value; special at, the set 9340
Art Goods for Half
Second Floor Abb ex.
STAMPED CANVAS, foe cross-stitch work Stamped
In pretty Oriental designs, with fancy or plain
hemstitching: made up In assorted sizes of center
pieces. Special for Friday Economy Sale at Half
Splendid New Silks
New All Pure Silk "Plaids, in all the new Scotch
colorings; also in the swell satin barred effects.
Splendid $1.00 values Special only, yard.79
Kegular $110 value 23-inch warranted Biack
' T&ffeta, all pure silk and unmatchable for dura
bility and wear Special only, yard 83
18-inch All Pure Silk, Colored Taffeta, white,
ivory, cream and all new Fall colors to choose
from. Regular 85c value Special only, per
IN' OREGON FOR BONNET . EX
and Wool apes
The "Wardrobe Shop Second Floor Annex.
91.47 FOR WOMEN'S SATEEN PETTICOATS
Women's black mercerized sateen Petticoats, made
with deep Spanish flounce, six rows of strap
ping, knife ruffle and under ruffle. Our $2.25
value; special Economy sale price each ....91.47
91.30 FOR W03IE.VS WOOL CAPES WORTH 92.00.
Women's all wool circular Capes, large size, in
white, black orVwhitc with light-colored borders.
Our $2.60 value; special Economy Sale price,
Women's and Misses'
FIrt Floor Shop.
WOMEN'S 73e AND S3c HOSE 33c.
Women's fine black Imported lisle Hose, with em
broidered boots. Our 75c and S5c value; pecial
Economy Sale price, the pair 53c
WOMEN'S 33c HOSE FOR 21c.
Women's black 'isle Hose, with finished foot and
double sole. Our 36c value; special Economy
sale Price. Yne pair 21c
MISSES' 23c HOSE FOR 17c.
Misses black lisle Hose, fine ribbed, seamless.
Splendid 25c value; special Economy Sale prloe,
the pair 17c
Seasonable Bargains in
Women's Knit Under
wear First Floor.
WOMEN'S 75c A'ESTS FOR 53c.
Womon's white Swiss ribbed, ' long sleeve
cotton Vests. Fall weight. Our c value; spe
cial Economy Sale price, each .A ..30c
WOMEN'S 91-10 UNION SUITS FOR 91.18.
Women's white "Merods" Union Suits, light weight
merino, long and short sleeves, ankle length.
Our $1.50 value; special Economy Sale price,' the
suit , 91.13
WOMEN'S 91.00 VESTS FOR OOc
Women's medium light weight silk and cotton
osis, wun iu"K. suuri. or no eiceves ana auKie or
knee-length pants. Our $1.03 value; special
Economy Sale price, the garment G3c
wear "The .fabcrdnhherie, Sixth-Street Annex lt Floor.
30c FOR MEN'S GOLF SHIRTS WORTH 91.00.
Men's white Golf Shirts, with plaited or fancy
white pique fronts. Splendid $1.00 value; special
at, each 50c
MEN'S 50c TIES FOR 25e.
Men's pretty silk four-ln-hand Ties, In all plain
colors blue, black, tan, champagne, brown, white
and red. with silk figured effects. Our 50c value:
special for today and Saturday at, each i.25c
Sixth-Street Abb ex Firat Floor.
50c IINK BUTTONS FJOII 23c.
Sterling silver Link Buttons, dumbbell style, suit
able for ladles or gentlemen. Our Regular 50c
value; special Economy Sale price, the pair... 20c
50c SCARFPINS FOR 10c.
Pretty peacock-eye Scarfpins. Our 50c value; spe
cial Economy Sale price, each 18c
35c BELT BUCKLE SETS 10c
Oxidized Belt Buckle sets, buckle and back slide.
Our 35c value; special Economy Sale price, tho
WAIST PIN SETS FOR 12c AXD 10c.
Our busy season on Waist Pin sets has left us sev
eral broken lots, and these we offer to you for
today at special Economy Sale prices. Priced
at, the set 12c and 10c
HATPINS AT 10c
A good selection of fancy Hatpins at the very spe
cial Economy Sale price of. each 10c
CIE'S WORLD FAMOUS SILKS
Women's $25.50 Tailored Suits
Handsomely tailored suits in blouse, Eton and jacket styles, materials affording a choice of chev
iots, broadcloths, Panamas and smart mannish mixed tweedish materials. One may suit their
fancy as to color, whether it tends to black, blue, brown or the mixtures. Rich navies are es
pecially good for the coming season wear. Plain tailored styles or trimmed in smart braid, but
ton, stitching or strapped effects. Some with pretty fancy vests. All made up in exquisite work
manship. Values in the convention of handsome suits up to $28.50. You may I 'X "5? T
choose today at one price a price that averages half their value today, viz " vVxJ
For $ 1 0.00 Silk Petticoats
you pay us
That is, if you'll buy 'em here today or tomorrow; and you
know the first pick is the best and most satisfactory. Serviceable
Taffetas and Chiffon Taffetas, in blacks, blues, reds, browns and
greens. Straight skirts with accordion plaited or gathered ruf
fles and flounce. Very stylish and serviceable.
accessories to smart autqix gowning
at Lessened prices to Friday
shoppers ix ti1e
A lot of beautiful lace Medallions in cream and
white, large, medium and small sizes, worth from
50c to $3.00 yard.
Regular 50c value; special at, the yard 25c
Regular 75c value: special, at. the yard 3Sc
Regular 90c value; 'special at, the yard 45c
Regular 51.00 value; special at, the yard 50c
Regular $1.25 value; special at, the yard 03c
Regular $1.50 value; special at, the yard 75c
Regular 52.00 value; special at, the yard $1.00
Regular 52.50 value: special at. the yard 91.25
Regular 53.00 value; special at, the yard 31.-13
Valenciennes Laces 25c Dozen
A lot of white Valenciennes Laces and Insertions
to match, in round mesh, butterfly pattern's and
floral designs. Regular values, 35c 40c, 50c and
COc; special at. the dozen 25c
Women's 35c Wash Beits !0c
Wash Belts made of soft, fine cotton grenadine, in
Alice blue, red, green and champagne. Regular
value. 35c; splendid special at, each 10c
Women's $1, $1.25 Silk Gloves
at 75 cents
Another great bargain in women'a ' silk Gloves,
black, white and colored, all sizes. Regular val
ues 51.00 and 51.25; specla, the pair 75c
.45c and 50c Ribbons 33c
Pretty silk mescaline Ribbons, all colors, black,
white, mixed, moire, etc Regular values 45c and
50c; special, the yard v 33c
$ 1 .00 Veils 43c
Ready-made chiffon Veils, black and white.
yards long. In dots, plain, shaded effects, fancy
embroidered border, lace borders. Regular value.
51.00; special, each 4Sc
New and Fashionable Dress Stuffs Below Value :
A Remarkable Sale Today- Haadxofue DrtM Fab
ric Black aad Colors: This store Is a pcrwer In
the Dress Goods markets. The large and steadily
Increasing business which Is so deservedly our por
tion, has great weight with famous mill-folk and
their agents. We own our fabrics for less than other
Portland stores, and keep them from owning at any
price the best lines which we control. Special pric
ings Annex Fifth Street, First Floor.
COLORED DRESS GOODS SPECIAL FOB TODAY
This section offers two big specials for today's and
New Scotch Plaids, In silk shotted effects, the latest
fabric shown; new -check, shadow effect suiting;
new worsted suiting, "hard finished. In every
A Hearty Welcome
to "Ye Editors"
Enjoy yourselves, Brethren.
There'll be no call for copy
from the "devil" while
you're in town. R. I P
And be sure to help your
selves to all the privileges
of PORTLAND'S FORE
MOST STORE to their
in the Garment Salons
Dressy women who feel assured in their own minds of being cor
rectly gowned really have to come here. This is the authoritative
style store of the Pacific Coast. And though the styles in women's
suits for wear this Autumn afford wide range of modes for choice,
women who know understand that absolutely good gowning depends
upon the lines of a suit, and will not accept carelessly modeled or con
structed garments, even though they be patterned after such suits of
style character and splendid, expert workmanship as compose our
"Whether you favor the long-coated suits or the more trig and
jaunty jacket frocks, here the particular woman feels assured of ab
solutely the newest and most approved model. We have arranged
TWO GREAT SPECIAL SALES FOR
TODAY AND SATURDAY
Splendid Friday Economy
Specials in the
$1.50 DAMASK TABLECLOTHS 08c.
A lot of figured dama3k Tablecloths In fancy 'drawn
work with border all around; 10 pretty patterns
to select from. Regular value, 51.50; special,
BATH TOWELS 20c.
153 dozen heavy bleached bath Towels, size 23x50.
Great special at, each 20c
Friday Economy Specials in
PRICES ON GERMAN CHINA BROKEN IN HALF.
Odd lines in bread, butter, dessert, breakfast and
dinner plates to close out at half price.
Reerular 51.75 value; special at, the dozen.... SSc
Regular 52:00 value; special at. the dozen $1.00
Regular 52.25 value; special at, the dozen.
Regular 52.50 value; special at, the dozen.
Regular 53.03 value; special at, the dozen.
Regular 53.53 value; special at, the dozen.
Rpcular S4.00 value: SDccial at. the dozen.
Regular 56.00 value; special at, the dozen.... $3.00
FRUIT, PUDDING, AND OAT MEAL SAUCERS AT
Regular 51.58 value; special at the dozen.... 75c
Regular 52.00 'value; special at, the dozen.... $1.00
Regular 52.50 value; special at, the dozen...$1.25
Regular 53.03 value; special at, the dozen 1.. .$1.50
Regular 54.30 value; special at, the dozen. v.. $2.00
Regular 56.00 value; special at. the dozen... .$3.00
CUPS AND SAUCERS.
Rritlar 2jc value: snecial at 13c'
Regular 35c value; special at
Regular 50c value; special at...
Regular 75c value: special at............
Resrular 51.00 and 51.25 value; special at..
Odd pieces in DECORATED CHINA. Special to close
out at HALF PRICE.
$4.00 GAS PLATES $3.15.
Gas Plate, 3 burners. Regular value, 54.00; special
at, each $3.15
NO. 7 COOK STOVE. Special at, each.., $7.09
"QUICK BAKER" STEEL RANGE.
With high closet.
Regular 532.00 value: special at, each $2.50
Regular 535.00 value; special at. each $2&sa
wanted color. Our regular unequaled 50c value I
Special only, yard 41c
46, 48, 50 and 52-Inch New Suiting, in Panamas.
granites, worsteds, herringbone cheviots, shadow-
plaid Panamas, shepherd checks and novelty
plaids. Unequaled $1.00 Value Special only. yd.7c
The Black Dress uood3 atore offers new Silk and
"Wool Crepe de. Paris and Imported All-Wool Voiles
for today and Saturday' special selling.
Regular 51.00 grades Special, yard 9 .Y8
Regular 51.-5 grades Special, yard S .97
Regular $1.50 grades Special, yard....,
Regular $1.75 grad'es Special, yard ,.31.98
Regular $2.00 grades Special, yard.. ....31.39
These are by far the best values offered In the
city at the regular price.