THE MOByCfG QEGOKIA3ff. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 1905. TOO HCTBE.il POLITICS FEDERAL OFFIGIALi ATTACKED v BY REFORMERS'. Assistant United States Treasurer licib Under Renewed Charges of Civil Service Board. PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 13. Charges against William R Lelb, Assistant United States Treasurer here, have been forwarded to President Roose velt. It was reported today that Mr. Lofb's resignation had been demanded, bttt this was not correct. Ghargos against Mr. Lelb were pre ferred by the Civil Service Reform Association of this city. Mr. Ielb is chairman of the Schuylkill County Ropubliaan Committee. The charges were flrstf made that Mr. Lelb had vio lated the order of President Roose velt prohibiting federal officeholders from tklng part In politics; second, tha-t Mr. Lolb had created public scan dal by his activity In political mat tars In Schuylkill County, There are about 30 subordinates in the swbtreasury here, and at the vari ous "bearings testimony was presented to show that these, or some of them, had been asked by Mr. Lelb to con tribute to campaign funds. With reference to the rumored de mand for his resignation, Mr. Lolb who cume here from his home In Potts yllle today, said that ho had not re stgaed nor had his resignation been demtindod. He continued: TMfre wilt be a hearing In my case, but I do not k' what the charges are upon wMch the present action Is based nor do I know Vy whom they were preferred. Charge of pernicious activity in politics, coRtrary to civil service rules, wore pre ferred against me some time ago by the CHrtl Service Commission. I had a hearing hi that time and. although I did not receive ao official report on the subject, I was pfvoM to understand that the charges had Veen wittsfactorily answered. Later, addi tional charges wore made by the Civil Serv ice Commission that 1 had collected cam paign contributions from Government em p lor ow. I also answered these, and as I had not heard any more about the case, I. thought the matter had been dropped. ALL UNITED FOR ALLEN Indorsed for Receiver by "Whole Del egation Except Humphrey. OREGOXIAN NEWS BUREAU. Wash ington. Sent. 13-Sonator Ankeny, Repre sentatives J on os and Cushman. Governor Xead, Judge Wnltson, ex-Governor Mc Gwtw tuid others have united with Sena tor PtieR in recommending the appoint ment mC Judge T. N. Allen as Receiver of the Ofymptet Land Office to succeed J. 0B. Scotoey, whose resignation has been accepted by the President to take effect noon the appointment of his successor. Unless the Senators urge prompt action, AMen will not be appointed until the Pres ident returns to Washington. Xew Bank at Scdro-Woollcy. ORBGONIAN NEWS BUREAU, Wash ington. Sept. 13. The First National Bank of Sedro-Woolley, Wash., has been au thorized to oogin business with $26,000 cap ital: August Peterson, president; William J. Thompson, vico-president; FrecT-Bent-le, o&shier. Will Inspect Cascade Reserve. ORSGONIAN NEWS BUREAU, Wash ington, Sept. 13. Assistant Forester F. E. Ottnetead and Forest Inspector E. S. Smoe, of the Forest Service, have gone to Oregon to look up matters in connec tion with the administration of the -Cascade forest reserve. Rural Route at Scguin. OREGONLVN NEWS BUREAU. Wash ington, Sept. 13. Rural route No. 1 has boon ordered oitabllshod November 15 at Eegnin, Clallam County, Washington, serv ing 64t people and 130 houses. CHOLERA CLAIMS ITS TOLL I'our Deaths, Fifteen New Cases. Many Doubtful Cases. BERLIN. Sept- 13. The official, bulletin Ssenod today announced that 15 new cases oC cholera and four deaths occurred be tween neon yesterday and noon today. Of the fresh c&see. one each occurred In the districts of Flatow, Stuhm, Ober nfk, Czornikau, Wlrsitz and Bromberg, throe lo the Marienwerder district, four in the Graudenz district and two IrT'the Schtiota district. Four Illnesses previous ly included In the reports of cholera turn ottt not to be cholera. The totals, there fore, to date are 179 cases and (5 deaths. The wife of a laborer living at Doemltz, on the Elbe, about half way between Ber lin and Hamburg, died three days ago with .symptoms of cholera. A provisional bacteriological examination indicated that the dteoase- apparently was cholera, but a further examination Is proceeding. An. other suspicious case Is under examina tion at Domltz. Now caoea have been announced from the cholera district In West Prussia since the official report was published. ROMBERG. Prussia, Sept. 13. Four frooh cases of cholera have been reported from three places In this district. MARIENWERDER. West Prussia. Sont. 13, Three deaths from cholera and throe now cases wore reported in this ad ministrative district today. POSEN. Prussia. Sept. 13. Vlce-Chan-ceMor Count von Posadowskl-Wchner, who is visiting the cholera-infected prov inces, has arrived here. CRY TO KING FOR HELP Calabria n Peasants' Distress Child Rescued From Fissure in Earth. MONTELEONE. Sopt. 13. King Victor Smmanuel arrived here today and was greeted with cries from the populace of "help." His majesty visited the ruins de spite the danger of falling walls. The remain? of the cathedral are threat ening .to fall momentarily. The King , "went into a mibsterranean fissure whence a child had been taken out alive after being 4S hours under the debris. Her aunt, who was crying bodidc the ruins, thought she head the voice of her niece and called some soldiers, who after vig orous efforts brought up the child almost dead and carried her to, the hospital. where her condition is critical. The King aftorward viewed other stricken villages. New Earthquakes in Italy. ROME, Sept. 13. The fresh shocks of earthquake have caused considerable damage at Cozona. The law courts at Oatanzaro threaten to collapse and the lawyers refuse to enter the "building. Fairbanks Will Open Campaign. WASHINGTON. Sept. 13. Senator Charles Dick, chairman of the Ohio Re publican Executive Committee, made the announcement yesterday that Vice-President Fairbanks would make "the principal speech at the campaign opening at BeUe- fontalne on the afternoon of September 23. The Senator gave out this" Informa tion on the receipt of a telegram from the Vice-President, in which he accepted an Invitation extended to him last week. The other speakers at the opening will be Senator Foraker and Governor Herrlck. CALL TRUCE IN HOLY WAR Surprise at Abundant Supply of Am munition for Tartars. TIFLIS, Sept 13. The Mayor and mem bers of 'the Town Council have resigned as a protest against the killing and wounding of Social Democrats by Cos sacks at the Town Hall Monday night. According to a report received from Ellzabethpol. a temporary peace has been declared between the Mussulmans and Armenians as tho result of intervention by the clergy. Both the administration and the Chris tian population are much surprised that the Tartars should be so well armed. In many districts the ammunition of the troops has been exhausted, while tho Tar tars still have an ample supply. RELEASED BY RUSSIA'S ENEMY Professor, Wrongly Convicted of Aiding Assassination of Czar. VICTORIA, B. C-, Sept. 13. Among the refugees from Sakhalin In Japan is Pro fessor Alexlef Torlgony. at one time of the University of Moscow, who was im prisoned -for alleged complicity In the as sassination of Alexander II In 1SSL He will go to America from Japan to become a United States citizen. He stated he was Innocent of any part In the killing of the Czar. Dr. Torlgony was serving a life sentence at Sakhalin. Rebels Drive Out English Oil Men. LONDON, Sopt. 11. The correspondent of the Times at Baku says that the Eng lish oil companies there have been forced to abandon work otvjng to threats mado by the revolutionaries. KILLED BY HITTING WATER Suicide Suddenly Leaves Doctor and Iieaps From High Bridge. NEW YORK, Sept 13. (Special.) Rather than go to a. sanitarium, Freder ick William Hanslng, a retired dry goods merchant, 56 years old, committed suicide today by leaping from the middle Wash ington bridge, 135 feet above Harlem River. He struck the water a few feet from a shell In which Constance Titus, the oarsman, was sculling up the river. Titus is of opinion that the suicide was killed by the. impact. Hansing, long a sufferer from dyspep sia, was walking and chatting with his physician until the middle of the bridge was reached, when he made a sudden rush for the railing, leaped off and went whirling over and over to death. 1 Builders Oppose Contract System. DENVER, Sep. 13. The International Building Trades Council revised its con stitution today. The principal revision Is In regard to public works. The body has taken a strong stand against the award of general contracts for municipal and state buildings and establishments. The constitution, as revised, makes the abo lition of the contract system one of the principal objects of the council'- en deavor. The establishment of a univer sal eight-hour day and settlement of all disputes and affairs arising within the body itself without the interference of outside bodies, were two other amend ments adopted. Outside of these matters, the new constitution, so far as prepared, makes no radical changes. A communication was received from the grand secretary of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employes, calling on the Trades Council to furnish 2000 house carpenters for work at the Panama Canal. Confessed Murderer a Suicide. MINOT, N. D.. Sopt. 13. The dead body of Charles Herzig, who left a written confession of the crime of murder com mitted near Youngstown, O., over 30 years .ago, has been found by a posse of search ers hanging to a tree in a secluded ravine Just over the line In the County of Wal lace. Pinned to his breast was a piece of wrapping paper on which was writ ten the following: "My name Is Charles Herzig. Over 30 years ago I murdered and assaulted a young girl named Lizzie E. Grombacker. near Youngstown, O. Charles Sterling, an Innocent man. was tried, convicted and hanged for the murder of this girl. If my body Is ever found, notify my mother, Catherine Herzig, at GIrard. O." If Herzig had not left a written confes sion and threat of suicide at the Byer ranch, his body might not have been found for years, as it was hanging In a spot seldom visited. Urge Government to Take Charge. DENVER, Sept. 13. A committee from the Colorado State Board or Child and Animal Protection has left Denver to pre sent to President Roosevelt the memorial adopted by the Colorado Legislature last session, urging upon the President and Congress the creation of a Government Board of Child and Animal Protection. In Colorado alone the protection of children and dumb animals Is made a regular part of the state government, and with re markable results. In all other parts of the country It is subject to the efTorts of volunteer societies, few In number, whoso efforts are necessarily limited. Iidter Relieves Mine Guards. DU QUOIN. III., Sept. 13. Joseph Lelter today relieved from duty the entire force of guards at the Zlezler mines. The prop erty is now without an armed guard, for the first time since the exciting days wnicn xoiiowcd the miners' strike. In augurated about a year ago. Colorado Murderer Hanged. CANON CITY, Colo.. Sept. 13. Joseph Johnson was hanged in the penitentiary at this place tonight for the murder at Trinidad last April of John H. Fox, ex County Treasurer of Las Animas County. Another American Countess. LONDON. Sept. 14. The announcement is maue mis morning oi the engagement of Count Hatham of Palma to Mm Edith Holland, widow of Arthur Wells Holland, of New York. Dastardly Act at Salem. SALEM, Or., Sept. 13. (Speclal.)-Some unknown person touched a match to a five-gallon can of coal oil In the alley back of the residence of George Hatch. There Is no clew to the miscreant. Fremont Jl. Chase Fined. Fremont R. Chase, former bartender for Kaspar Van Dran, was fined J1C0 for con tempt of court by Judge Frazer yesterday for failing to appear as a witness at the trial of Joseph Young for shooting Van Dran. on September 5. ROUND TRIPJT0 ASTORIA Sw'ft excursion steamer Telegraph de parts from Alder-street dock dally (ex cept Friday), 7:20 A. M., returning from Astoria 2 P. 3t. arrive Portland SHO P. M. Sundays from Portland S A 2., arriving Portland S P. H. BUNKERS CONFESSES ALL EX-STATE SENATOR PROVES AN EAGER WITNESS. Details Plans or California legisla tors to Hold Up Building and Xroan Association. SACRAMENTO, CaL, Sept 12. Brought from his prison cell to confront his al leged associate In the boodllng combine of last Winter, Harry Bunkers, ex-State Senator from San Francisco, made a com plete confession today on the witness stand In Judge Hart's courtroom, where the trial of E. J. Emmons, one of the quartet of the State Senate indicted by the grand Jury, was In progress. From the moment of his entry to the courtroom until he left it, pale and per spiring, three hours later. Bunkers was the central figure In one of the most dra matic exposes in criminal trials of this state. He left nothing untold, and In his eagerness to unbosom himself he fore stalled the objections of the defense with statements relating to the motives and actions of the four disgraced legislators. Much of this was stricken from the testi mony. Bunkers detailed the plan of campaign, which he says was one whereby the build ing and loan associations of the state were to be "held up" and compelled to pay for "protection. He told also of re ceiving money, stating that Joseph John son had dropped his roll of $350 In his pocket as he stood In the stree't. Just as Jordon said he did. and had said that Emmons received his share but two min utes before. Lastly, Bunkers told of the terror and fright that followed the expose In the Senate: of a hasty conference held In Emmons' room over the disposal of the marked bills, and of the suggestions that were made to clear themselves of guilt. Bunkers was still on the stand when court adjourned for the day. RIOTS AT YOKOHAMA. (Continued From First Pa.sc) government organ, classing the burn ing of churches at Tokio during the rioting with the actions of the Chlnose Boxers. In Its leader the Mainlchi says: No trace of &n antl-forcisa or anil-Christian nntimest, as entertained by the Boxen, ex ists even In the remotest corner of the em pire. Had the recent rising been even tinged with such a feeling, why werfc the foreigners not attacked at the Imperial Hotel, next door to the Minister" residence, which was the object of repeated attack during the rioting? There was no attempt at violence toward the gurato of the hotel, who were permitted to quietly observe the disturbance la the street. A slight injury suffered by aa American citi zen occurred in a street crowded with ex cited people, and it was quite accidental. The leader bears evidence of having been written by Shlmada Saburo, a woll-known politician and publicist, who belongs to the opposition party and represents Yokohama in the lower house. He was onoe vice-president of the House and since the first opening of the Diet has been successful at every election. CASUALTIES IX TOKIO RIOTS Nine of Mob Killed and Nine Hun dred Persons Wrounded. TOKIO, Sept- 11 (6. P. M.)-According to the metropolitan 'police estimate of casualties during the recent rioting. 3SS constables, 16 firemen and two soldiers were wounded. Among the mob and by standers nine were killed and 1ST were wounded. Darling Sends Sympathy to Japan. WASHINGTON, SapL 13. AcUng Secre tary Darling today sent the following mes sage of condolence to the Japanese Min ister of the Navy: Minister of the Navy. Tokle: The Ameri can Navy 'sympathize with you and the Jap anese Navy In the loss of heroic lives caused by the distressing aecMent to the Mtkasa. Three Newspapers Suspended. TOKIO. Sept. 13. (Noon.) The gov ernment yesterday ordered the suspen sion of three newspapers published re spectively at Kofu, Mllgata and Otaru for criticism of the peace treaty. BRIEF TELEGRAPHIC NEWS The grain movement has caused a car shortage in the East. Orders for l,SO0,OM tons of steel rails have been placed by Western roads with Pittsburg mills. A decree was promulgated In Spain yesterday renewing the. Importation charges on -wheat and flour. Owing to the settling of buildings, work has been suspended on making connec tions between the Chicago subways. The directors of the Westinghouse Air Brake Company yesterday "declared a 2H; per cent extra dividend in addition to the regular quarterly dividend of 2 per cent. v John W. Carter, a farmer living at Jack son's Corners, near Brandywlne, Del., was murdered today. The crime Is sup posed to have been committed by a negro farmhand known only as Howard. President Eliot, of Harvard University, has approved the scheme for a newsboys' scholarship, provided the friends of the newsboys, not the newsboys themselves, contribute the money. The charter of the Gulf & Santa Fe Northwestern Railway was filed In Texas yesterday. This road will open up the greater portion of the unsettled Pan handle section of Texas to home-seekers. The directors of the Western "Union Telegraph Company yesterday approved the discontinuance of special wires to racetracks and the requirement that racing news be handled at regular offices. John Fedderman, a negro waiter In a suburban hotel, near Baltimore, was sen tenced to two years In Jail by a Police Magistrate yesterday for forcibly kissing Mary White, an Irish nurse girl. He had made a bet that he would kiss her. As a result of Injuries received In the wreck of the Chicago-New York lS-hour train at Mentor. O., June 2L Rudolph C Cordau. a traveling salesman, died at his home In Brooklyn Tuesday. He was the only survivor of the passonger In the first car. f After a chase over roofs, in which near ly 1000 persons took part. Katie Derwcrn. 17 years old.' was arrested in New Yoik Tuesday night. She Is said to be the only girl member of the "Cherry Hill gang," an aggregation of East Side freebooters figuring. In' the police records for years. Three young civil engineers In the em ploy of the Delaware. Lackawanna & Western Railroad were killed by a work train last night while returning to Cort land. N. Y., on a handcar. They were J. M. Roe and J. B. Funk, of Blngham ton, N. Y., and H. O. Blesker, of Lcstcr shlre. N. Y. At the final session of the ninth annual meeting of the Interstate Association of Livestock Sanitary Boards at Guthrie, Okla., yesterday, a resolution was adopt ed approving the administration of Dr. D. E. Salmon, as Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, and expressing regrets at his resignation. An Iron pot containing 150,000 In gold coin, the newest of which Is IS years old. was found on the farm of James Rivers, near Chesterfield. S. C. by Tyler Teal, a white laborer, and Will Edwards, & negro. while digging a ditch. The pot was car ried to a point two miles away and burled. nea two days later the finders went after the pot it had myteriously disap peared. Nearly 1CCO Episcopalians clergymen and laymen will next week go Into a "re treat from the world, and will for four days lead a communal life In Chicago, much like that of monks In a cloister. The "retreat" will be the lower group of buildlng3 at the University of Chicago. The participants will be the delegates to the twentieth annual convention of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew of 18.000 mem bers. Jonathan Reed, the hermit of Ever green Cemetery. N. Y.. died Tuesday In a sanitarium In Troy, N. Y., and will be buried beside his wife at Evergreen Ceme tery, whore he had spent most of his time for 12 years. He was very wealthy, had no children and his only heirs are a nephew and niece. He was 72 years old and had been in poor health since May, when he was found unconscious in his wife's tomb. The report of the American Smelting & Refining Company for the year ended April 30 shows net earnings for the year of JS,SSS,S11. an Increase of 33,238 as com pared with the preceding year. After pay ments of J21S,Si5 for the employes profit sharing fund. H.053.0S3 for the new con struction and Improvements and metal stock account, and J5.700.000 for dividends, there was a surplus for the year of JL61S. 911. a decrease of $347,825. The dividend payments of 15,000,000 represented an In crease of J1.-S0.CCO over the payments for 190. THE DAY'S DEATH RECORD General It. P. Graham. WASHINGTON. Sept. 13. General I. P. Graham, U. S. A., retired, died tonight at Providence Hospital. He was an offi cer in the celebrated Second Dragoons, and served In the Seminole War In Flor ida, In the Mexican War and In the Civil War. His death was the result of an Injury to his hip received last July in a fall at Warm Springs. W. Va, Etlenne Gobelet, French Statesman. PARIS. Sept. 13. Etlenne Gobelet, ex presldent of the Council of Ministers, died today. Colonel Henry Curtis. MARBLEHEAD, Mass., Sept. 13. Colo nel Henry Curtis, of Rock Island, - 111., died here today. Upton Willing to Explain. Jay Upton, former clerk for Judge Web stor, will voluntarily appear before Dis trict Attorney Manning, to explain his connection with the Rudolph Jansen es tate case. H. H. RIddell, who acted as attorney fcr R. O. Scott, the administra tor, will also probably go before the Dis trict Attorney and tell what the nature of his employment was.. Rudolph Jansen was killed In a street car accident at East Twenty-eighth and Gllsan streets. Mr. RIddell and the ad ministrator compromised with the Port land Consolidated Railway Company for J2600. Herman Jansen, a brother, came here from the East, and instead of calling on Mr. RIddell. engaged one Ruffin, a South Bend attorney. Ruffin collected JToO. and Herman Jansen did not get the money, as he expected. RIddell claims a contingent fee The matter was lnvestl gated recently by the County Court, and ..strict Attorney Manning Is looking Into the matter at the request of persons con cerned. Chnrged With Personal Violence. Peter LelsneV, of 765 Cleveland avenue. Is accused by his wife of assaulting her and her mother and of breaking the tat ter's arm yesterday afternoon. Mrs. Gregg, of 361 Fremont street, mother of Mrs. Lelsner. Is reported to be confined to her bed with the hroken limb. Officer Adams, who reported the assault at 'police headquarters last night, said that he did rnt arrest the man because he had barricaded himself in his room. He advised the woman to have a warrant sworn out for listener's arrest this morn ing. Crimes Reported to Police. Mrs. E. Bushong. of 1077 Corbett street, reported to the police last night that her cow had been stolen from her yard. Two small boys claim to have seen a stranger lead tho animal away from tho place. John Schlappc.fwho runs a saloon at 221 Front street, reported that his place had been broken Into yesterday and 50 cigars, valued at J7. stolen. H. Anshutz, of 271ti Russell street, re ported that a Jl.oO razor was stolen from his rooms In the Armlnus Hotel, at Elev enth and Morrison streets. AT THE HOTELS. The Portland M. Kohn and wife. Phila delphia; M. Hamburger. San Francisco; Mm. H. M. Cooper, Houston. Tex.; E. S. Chandler. Mrs. M. a Cook. Mrs. H. Keeslng, J. B. Keesing. San Francisco: J. B. Small, Holli day; H. M. Rlbel, Spokane; H. A. Forbes. San Francisco; M. Berfcensteln. Chicago; P. J. Lehigh. Kansas City; H. H. Traub. New Tork; F. Taylor. Seattle; 11. M. Zler. Pasa dena; J. V. U Findley and wife. Miss M. V. L. Findley. Baltimore; T. Gunter, Kansas City. Mo.; J. Moran. Spokane; H. I Board man. Louisville. Ky.; J. M. Huddatt. F. H. Huddatt. San Francisco; W. Bode. New York; C D. Foster and wife, Mrs. F. F. Jenkins. WUkesbarre, Pa.; General M. R. Morgan. St. Paul; J. A. Navarre, Monroe. Wash.: F. Oppenhelmer. L. Oppenhelmer. New York; G. S. Long, Tacoma; B. Rosen felfi. San Francisco; E. M Row and wife. R. E. Row. Los Angeles; W. W. Morrow and OLD PEOPLE Their Pains and Ailments Any taint of tho blood quickly shows itself with old people, and troubles, which a younger, more vigorous con stitution holds in check, take possession of those of ad vanced years. A mole, wart or Dimple often begins to in flame and fester, terminating in a sore that refuses to heal. "Wandering pains of a rheumatic character are almost constant, the joints get stiff and the mus cles sore, while sleeplessness and nervousness make life a burden. The nat ural activity of the body is not . so greatinold ageandallth, apffI$0G organs get dull and sluggish, condition, Rheumatism developed. In a short failing to carry out the waste time after beginning S. S. S. I was relieved of the matters and poisons accumu- pains and have gained in flesh and strength and lating in the system and they general health is betterthan forvears. I heart- ;spasa?bsoea,? rc38-8-8-stea. the blood, rendering it weak ' and unable to properly nourish the system. There is no reason "why old age snoumnotDeasneaiuiyas youui u tucDiooa is jcepc pure ana strong, s.s. o. sss its fine tonic effect. Almost from the first dose the appetite increases, the general health begins to improve and the pains and ailments pass away. THE SYftFT W The Best Hot Weather Medicine f 1 SAl- MHJJO BOXES A YEAR H B. FH EVENT ALL 1UWWEB BOWEL TWCMJH.EH W wife. San Francisco; G. V. Pierce, New York; E. B. Weil. St. Louts; J. E. SIsk. Chicago; P. P. Shelby, Botse; N. J. Sorenson. Baker City; F. J. Lumsden. St. Lotus; E. E. Rcrk, H. tv. Herrings. Si. Louis; B. U. Ray and wjfe, Mexico; Mrs. H. Fuhrman, Miss C Brill. Se attle; Mrs. K. Foshay, Mlsa I. Foshay, Chi cago; E. II. Thomson and wife. Auburn; Mrs. C McNamee. Miss Hantord. F. H. Cook, Se attle; H. E. Patton and wife, CofreyvlUe; A. A. Rlggs. Indianapolis; W. J. Splllman. Washington. D. C-; D. J. Cooper, The Dalles; L. C. Kuch. New York: Mrs. H. C. Levy. Cascade Locks; E. R. Tuttle, St. Louis; A H. Smith, Wisconsin; TV. L Grimes, West Virginia; C. TJ. Moody. A. W. Hyde. Louis ville. Ky.; E. Swift and wife, Cincinnati, O.; W. McMurray, Portland; A. B. Smith. St. Paul; J. B. Lourrlen and wife. Kansas City. ao.; xv. F. Lytic and wire. Hoqulam; Miss O. Wardner. San Luis Obispo; Governor and ; Mrs. J. -W. Folk, St. Louis; W. H. Field house. San Francisco: Mrs- Z. B. Cloudy. Miss J. Cloudy, El Paso; E. Fox. Los An geles; B. J. Mitchell. U. S. A.; C. W. Jenkins and wife, San Francisco; M- Rubens, New Tork; C A Webster and wife. Canton. I1L; A. M. Wetherell. U. S. A; D. Rogers and wife. Milwaukee; R, B. Rogers, Milwaukee; W. R. Cunningham and wife, Rltxvllle. The Perkins O Johnson. Tacoma; George F. Walsh. Chicago: N. L- Tooker. city; J. K. Ferguson, W. Craromatte. San Francisco; E. A MillqUe, Aberdeen: C M. Welte. New York; T. C. Martin and wife. Kohlohn: W. S. Cone and wife. Bay City; E. Spike. Echo; T. 13. urow ana wire, uenver; u. it. Langiey and wife. Berkeley; W. Furbaugh and wife, city; Mrs. Dr. Martin. Ocean Park; G. W. Phillips and wife. Ocean Park; P. VVelsgeber. Lewiston; C. A. Tollle. Aberdeen; F. M. Howes ton and wife. Menominee; J. H. Mc Corkle and wife, Menominee. D. W. Moore and wife. Walla Walla; G. Elgin and wife, Corvallls; Laura M. Boylngton. Spokane: M. PetUnglll, Sacramento; J. C Schmidt, Seat tle; W. A. Rltx and wife. Walla Walla: W. J. Bougher. New Tork; Mrs. E. V. Adamo, Nome; Mary E. Adams, Mrs. Kate Adams, Kansas City; Mrs. J. H. Lukens. SeatUe; A O. Brandes. M. R. Amegon. H. P. Anderson, Tacoma; Mrs. C. V. Hermon. G. C Orr, Mr T. Orr. Treka; O, Cheuvler, Butte; W. A. Put nam and wife. Seattle: J. Larrabee. SeatUe; L- L. Noble find wife. Pathos City; A. B. McCarthy and wife. A McCarthy. Pearl Mc Carthy. Bird McCarthy. Pendleton: Mrs. J. E. McDonnell, Mlis H. M. DonnclL Anaconda; O. W. Bailey and wife. F. Carter and wife, Prono; M. J. Donnell. O. T. Donnell, Dallas; J. Lw Gaffney. San Francisco; E. P. Jen nings. Salt Lake; R. M. Leathers and wife. San Francisco; EL E. McLaran. Grant's Pass; Mr. and Mrs. Tolltn. C Tolltn. Salt Lake; Mrs. G. F. Goodhue, Tacoma; Mrs. G. Mar tens. Loa Angeles; G. W. Griffin. H. C. Mahon. J. M. Clark. Eugene; F. P. Smith. Lewis. Kan.; C. Armstrong. Pocatello; N. Whealdon and family. Dallas; A. C. Johna, San Francisco; R. W. Con over and wife. Veedersberg; F. W. Schwartz and wife, Pitts burg; A. O. Tugwell and wife, San Fran cisco; Mrs. G. R. Riley. Mr. L. Gibson. Platts burg; F. R. Smith and wife. Cambridge. The Esmond S. N. Jones and wife. Mabel Jonee, Alice Jones. Chicago; D. J. Johnson and wife. Ruth and Myrtle Johnson, Butte; W. Coach. Miss L. Coach. Mlfu M. Coach, New Tork; J. H. Starr. Grass Valley; D. B. Hearing. Shanlko; Ec A. Blackmore. Rldge fleld: J. Conley and wife. G. W. Kenny. E. M. Kennv. Gresham: Eva Helsher. Miss UFrenoh. Miss McHaley. Miss M. Bethune. Du- tur; H. ilenefee. Dutur; . Brewster, ieoa non; H. L. Locke. Canby; C H. Cehra. Leb anon; Ella Reynolds. Dora. Reynolds. Cor nelius; N. Manley and wife, Vancouver; C. Dorfls, H. Hlndmar, Vale; H. Slater, Detroit; J. W. Davis. H. Vaughn. Vale; E- B. Bell. A. Daniel. Arizona; F. H. Moore. Carson; J. X. Carson and wife. Everett: W. Eckesston. Tacoma; H. S. Smith and wife. Rldgefleid; W. Draper. Carrol ton: L. Moore, E. Johnson. Stevenson; C. Olsen. Spirit Lake: W. B. W1m and wife. Cathl&met: C. A. Nelson. O. E. Nelson. Astoria; J. H. Walt. Cape Horn: S. A. Miles, St. Helen; G. W. Popejoy, Cath laroet. The Imperial O. C Mix. Vancouver; Ed Shedd. Goldfield; J. C. Poyns. Tacoma; C. A. Holmes. Aberdeen; C. D. McKee and wife. J. B. Warner and wife, San Francisco; J. M. Throm and wlf, Roseburg: V. Bulecamp. San Francisco; R. N. Donnelly. Richmond; Hugh Wright and wife. Alllston; Lv B. Swift and wife. Seattle; E. G. Eagleson. Boise; M. G. Russl. AVasco; George Drumheller, Henry Kuhl and wife W. H. Morley. Walla Walla: Frank Snow, Batavia. III.; Maud Livingston, Sacramento; A P. Stewart, San Francisco; C. A. Holmes and wife. Aberdeen: Char lotte M Brown. Boston; Mamie Walker. La. Monto; J. Gyuts and wife, Malon. N.- D.: Mrs. Walton Young. Los Angeles; J. H. Wil son. Aberdeen; C. W. Fulton. Astoria: Mrs. M. O. Elkins. Prlnevllle: Mary C. Bryson. Eugene: Dean Blanchard, Rainier; Eva D. Froome. Pendleton; L. H- Spedden. Astoria; E. M. Spedden. Grangtvllle; Miss Sarah M. Morrow. Pittsburg; Mrs. A. McPherson. Pittsburg; Dr C. C Harbaugh and wife. Washington: J. A. Borle. E. D. Borle. Ten dleton; R. J. Burdee and wife. Belolt; C A. Gunlt, Belolt; D. L. Moorman. Baker City; S. E. Harris and wife. Astoria; H. M. Mc Gregor and wife. Mrs. Thomas Murray, San FrancI?co; J. L. Cooper J. T. Bridges. Inde pendence; P. W. De Huff. The Dalles; Sam uel C Geaton and wife, Brooklyn; J. B. Spencer, Novellty; Dora Decklns. Kansas City; A. R. Byrkett and wife. Washington; J. F. Sledgon. Kansas City; A. J. Axelet. Kansas City; Robert C. Parker, Oakland: W. L. Bradshaw. The Dalles. The St. Charles Frank Sloper. Rainier; J Dupont. W. Bachmayer. St. Helens; David Beam. Pembina. N. D.; G. Henderson, New berg; J. Erlckson. Quincy: C. R. Hart. Hood River; J- W. Bennett, Wilson Creek; R. Barker. A. C. Popejoy; W. Burns. Skamoka wa; Charles O. Burchell and wife. Lexing ton; David Beam. Pembina; M Link and wife. Goble: J. B. Whipple. Eau Claire. Wis.; M. M. Lucas and wife. E. Boyle. Hpul ton; William Ekenstan, Tacoma; Miss K. Barker. Deerwood. Minn.: George Kind man. city; C. Hoy: G. W. Skeels and wife, Eu gene: H. Wabel and wife, Dorer. Mo.; Roy Mershon. Corbett; A. L. Dudley, Newberg: R. J. Thorp and family. Seaside; Maude Ak ers, lone; L. P. Swan. Champoeg; H. W. Jackson and wife. Amy Jackson, Kansas City; H. J. Burton and wife. GIrard. Kan.; J. T. Mapps and wife. York. Neb.; T. A. McFadden; C. W. Garrison. St, Helens; J. T. Woods. Sheridan: Mrs. C. Gray. Miss Pauline Harris. A Harris. Mrs. U Brltt. Ft. Canby; Lena Judge. R. M Judge, North Cove; Ira Baldrldge. Rainier; Cyrus Gains. V. Young, A. M. Fisher; B. Wilson. O. Morris. Le banon: I. E. Bailey. Houltcn; J. W. Brown, city; E. S. Webster. Los Angeles: John Fox. Sheridan; J. F. Slowcler and family; J. Bo gart. Tillamook; G. M. Lebo. Eufaula; J. S. Hutchinson and mother. Dayton: J. Schassen. Kent; F- M. Clarck, Oakland; J. H. Free man. San Francisco: L. B. Nicholson. Har rlsburg; W. J. Stoddard. Spokane; J. W. Norton. R- A Gellnas. ML Vernon; G. W. Hullck. Baker City: W. Hoover. Ft. Stevens; H. l. Sklrwin, & McKnlght. Marquam. Tacoma Hotel, Tacoma. American plan. Rates. S3 and up. Hotel Donnelly, Tacoma, Washington. European plan. Rates 75 cents to $2.60 per day- Free 'bus. is piireiy vcgeiaDie ana is tne sal est ana best blood purifier and tonic for old people, because it is gentle, but at the same time thorough, in its action, purify ing the blood of all poisons and foreign matter, strengthening it and tonincr no the entire svstem bv SPECIFIC GQ.M ATLANTA s GA BABY SHOW CAPTURES MUSIC-LOVERS EVERYWHERE Novel Undertaking That Has Attracted Most Widespread Attention and Patronage, Being Continued This Week at Eilers Piano House. With over XS3.0CO worth of fln nknm t sold, we ure still able to nresent the largest and most comprehensive col- 4 lection or uaby grands, and specially ! designed exhibition upright pianos to ) De zouna in tne united states, and every instrument la marked at most substantial reductions, representing In many instances a saving more than enough to educate the entire family la music. This illustrates the magnificent prep arations ma.le by Eilers Piano Mouse for this stupendous event, it tells the tremendous scope of this piano exhibi tion and baby show, and explains why the Eilers store can secure such costly Instruments which never go Into the displays In any other section of the country under price. People everywhere who know do not contest the supremacy of the piano J uuamcas oi tee .ciiers I'tano .Houses. Those who do not know, owe It to their sense of thrift to learn Just ex actly what this establishment and this exhibition sale may mean to them now. It may bo well to remember a few of tho special features of our business now: First There Is a marvelous assort ment. of the most costly and most valu able pianos made In America. Second There Is an average reduc tion of nearly one-third to be profited by sometimes there Is only a fourth frequently almost an entire half of the regular retail values of these Chlcker lngs, Webers. Klmballs, Hazeltons. Ho bart M. Cables, Schumanns, Lesters, etc. etc.. to be saved. Third -You don't have to bother about having the piano delivered now. j Select the Instrument now, have it set I aside, tree 01 cnarge. and delivered when It Is wanted, even If not until next Christmas the holidays are real ly not very far off. Fourth In spite of the enormous price reductions, and In spite of the ex traordinary efforts we have made to Can your appetite conceive anything more toothsome than a sweet delicious choco late cake and a cup of creamy Ghirardelli's Ground Choco late.? A pantry without Ghirar delli's is like a garden without roses. Smoother 2nd more economical thzn cske chocohie GH I RAR DELLIS G RO UN D- .CHOCOLATE 9k 9k 9k 9k 9k C Time has proved hat $3 will buy the best hat made C Ask the first ten men you meet Gordon IN A WEEK UU SriStVna&SuSI? inslructlvo BOOK FOR mn mailed free la PkWWcurPP the worst cases of plies in two or three treatments, without opera UCIT SSeSSSKaSnit office, write for question blank. Home treatment sue "'office hours, 9 to 5 and 7 to 8. Sundays and holidays. 10 to 12. DR. W. NORTON DAVIS & CO. Offices In Van-Noy Hotel. 52W. Third st. Cor. Pine. Portland. Or. l Ko lallure. ot.c.il.iiuV"ai!i.u? -with nlKht fcMlfMeriaM yu of yQUr anhood. YDliiTJSSi&N,who fro excesses and gtralns have lost thel Lnnniwn,in DISEASES, Syphilis, Gonorrhoea, painful, bloody urine oIoSl s?riett?e EntorLed Prostate Sual Debility. Varicocele, hydrocele, Kld ?2y Jd Liver Tables Sured without XEKCtlUY Ott OTHEU P10S03ING MS?a&m SSfwSSi scientific He uses no patent nos trums or readr-made preparations, but cures the disease by thorough medical treatment. His New Pamphlet on Private Diseases sent free to all men who inscribe their trouble. PAT1EXTS cured at home. Terms reasonable. All letters answered In plain envelope. Consultation freo and sacredly confidential. Call en or adJreos DR. WALKER, 181 First Street, Corner Yamhill, Portlind, Or secure here, an exhibit of pianos that would meet In fullest degree the expec tations of the keenest In a most com prehensive world's fair exhibit, we are in position to sell these instruments at the cut sale prices on easiest of month ly Or jemi-annual payments for the ad ditional simple interest. No one need hesitate now In partici pating In this sale. "We doubt If It will be possible to ever again present hero In Portland or In any other city the wonderfully comprehensive display that awaits your coming. Come In today. Ke member that every day's delay lessens your selection by thousands of dollars worth of fine pianos. Baby grands Retail values, $65J: now, $46Ti. Payments, 812 monthly. Baby grands Retail values. 5750; now, 934Q. Payments, $15 monthly. Baby grands Retail values. 5850; now, 9dl2. Payments 91s monthly Baby grands Retail Values. $1000; now, $740. Payments.920 monthly. Upright pianos Retail values, 3250; now, $120. Payments, $5 monthly. Upright pianos Retail value. 5300; now; Sins. Payments, $0 monthly. Upright pianos Retail value. $400; now, 5237. Payments, S3 monthly. Upright pianos Retail value. $500; now. 9302 and 2S0. Payments, $10 monthly. Upright pianos Retail value, $600; now, $327. Payments, 912 monthly. The Pianola and Pianola Piano The Pianola Is never sold for less than $250 and $300. All pianolas are now supplied with the metrostyle. Pianola pianos, the complete pianos as some one has so aptly named them, range In price from $500 to $1000. Pay $12r or $15, or S25 a month. Library privileges (the most extensive on the Coast) to all pianola and pianola piano owners. Eilers Piano House, Piano Exhibition and Baby Show. 351 Washington street. 9k 9k 9k 9k Hats $3 We treat successfully all private ner vous and chronic diseases of men, also blood, stomach, neart. liver, kidney and throat troubles. Wo cure SYPHILIS Cwlthout mercury) to stay cured for ever. We remove STRICTURE without operation or pain, in 15 Jays. We stop drains, night losses and sper matorrhoea by a new method, in a week. We can restore tho sexual vigor of any man under 50 by means of local treatment peculiar to ourselves. We Cure Gonorrhoea in a Week The "doctors of this Institute aro all regular graduates, have had many years' experience, nave been known In Portland for 15 years, have a reputa tion to maintain and will undertake no case unless certain curt can bo effected. Twenty Years of Success In tho treatment of chronic diseases, such as liver, kidney and stomach, disorders, constipation, diarrhoea, dropsical swellings, Brlght's disease, etc. Kidney and Urinary Complaints, painful, difficult, to frequent, milky ot bloody urine, unnatural discharges speedily cured. uiacaaco ui int. ivcbium Such as piles, Ustula. assure, ulceration, mucous and bloody discuarges. cured wituout the knife, pain or confinement. Diseases ofMen mood. Dolson. glefeC, stricture, unnatural losses, lna- Cure guaranteed. emissions, dreams, exhaustlns drains.