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, THE 3IORXIXG- QREGONIAN, THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 1906.
CITY NhWS IN BRIEF
THE OXEGOXIAX'S TELEMIONES.
Conntine-Room Main CC7
llanaginr: Editor MMn 630
Eundar Kflltor Main 6233
CItr Editor Main 163
Society Editor Main C235
Composlnc-Room .Mala C83
Superintendent Bnlldlng Red 2S20
. Kan Side orflce East 1
2JARQUAM GRAND THEATER (Morrbon
rtrect. between 6th and 7th) Tonight at
6:15 o'clock Mmc. Helena Modjcska and
ompany In "Macbeth."
BAKER THEATER . (3d and Tamhlll)
"Innocent Maids" Burlesque Company,
musical burlesque. Bargain matinee at 2:15
P. M., tonight at 8:15.
EMPIRE THEATER (12th and Morrison
The melodrama, "At Cripple Creek." To
night at 8:15.
GRAND THEATER (Park and Washington)
Continuous vaudeville. 2:30. 7:30 and 8
P. M. .
PANTAGES THEATER (4 th and Stark)
Continuous vaudeville, '2:30, 7:30 and 0
STAR THEATER (Park and Washington)
Continuous vaudeville. 2:r.0. 7:30, 0 P. M.
Pathiotic Club Meetino. Today Is the
148th anniversary of the birth of Alex
ander Hamilton, and the occasion will
bo commemorated in a fitting manner by
the American Patriotic Club at the par
lors of the Hotel Portland this evening.
Invitations have been extended to 50 or
60 prominent citizens -who are expected to
attend and honor the memory of one of
America's greatest statesmen. The club
will also hold Its annual election of offi
cers. The presidency of the society has
been offered to Judge Wolvcrton, who has
stated that he will accept. The pro
gramme for the evening in part will be as
follows: Address by the vice-president,
"V. D. "Wheelwright, who will be the
toastmaster: "To the Memory of Our
T-ato President, C. B. Bellinger," C. E.
S. Wood; "Alexander Hamilton." George
II. Williams: "United States Finances."
A. Li. Mills; "Empire State the Home of
Hamilton," Rev. Stephen S. "Wise.
Civil Sbuvice Examination. The
United States Civil Service Commission
announces that on January 31 examina
tions for the following positions will 14
held in this city: Constable, in the In
dian service, at a salary of ?720 per an
num; field matron. In the Indian service,
at a salary from $600 to ?720 per annum;
ink chemist and ink maker, in the bureau
of engraving and printing, at a salary of
J3O00 per annum; laboratory assistant, in
the bureau of standards, at a salary of
$1000 per annum: printer. In the Philip
pine service at a salary of 51600 per an
num, and stableman, in the Indian ser
vice, at a salary of 5540 per annum. Per
sons desiring to compete should call on
55. A. Leigh, postofficc department, city.
Scientific Lectures. All intellectual
and progressive people will welcome the
announcement that Katherine M. H.
Blackford, M. D.. L. V.. of the Boston
School of Vltosophy, the only woman
vitosophist on the lecture platform, will
deliver a course of free scientific lectures
on character, mental, physical and health
oulture at the Y. M. C. A. Auditorium,
commencing Tuesday night, January 16.
Dr. Blackford is an attractive and ploas
ing lecturer and has thoroughly mastered
her subject, which will be demonstrated
in her public delineations of character
W. W. Banks Resigns. W. W. Banks
yesterday morning resigned as Deputy
United States District Attorney and on
Friday evening will leave for California
accompanied by Mrs. Banks, for a visit
extending until February 1. Upon the
return of Mr. Banks to Portland he will
he associated witli the firm of O'Day &
Tarplcy in the Chamber of Commerco
building where he will continue in the
practice of law.
Would Use Countt Road. The Wil
lamette Valley Traction Company, organ
ized for the purpose of construction of a
railroad from Portland to points, in the
Willamette Valley, yesterday filed a pe
tition in the County Court asking upon,
what terms nd conditions it may use
that part of the macadam road between
the north end of the Macadam road and
the southern boundary line of the city.
Hawthoune Springs Pure. Last Sum
mer cases of typhoid fever were traced
to the Hawthorne Springs, on Hawthorne
avonue, by Dr. Petit, and the water was
found to contain typhoid germs. On In
vestigation It was found that contaminat
ing bottles and old clothes had been
placed In the iron vent offspring. An
analysis completed yesterday by Dr. Ray
Matson proves the water to be pure.
Home Training Association. At the
regular weekly meeting of the Home
Training Association this afternoon Miss
Ella McBride will read a paper covering
two distinct subjects under the general
head of "Mothers and Schools." The
first will be "Dress in Relation to Pro
gress in School" and the other "Tardi
ness." At the committee room. City
Hall. 3 o'clock.
Paper Chake Saturday. The next
paper chase of the Portland Hunt Club
will be held Saturday, January 13, and
will be a closed affair. The start will be
from a point a few blocks northeast of
the Thompson school house and the ride
will commence promptly at 2:45 P. M.
The hares for the occasion are Miss
Cronln and T. T. Strain.
Plans for Big Warehouse. The sjx
story brick warehouse to be erected at
Ninth and Irving streets by Woodard,
Clarke & Company, the plans of which
arc now being drawn, is expected to be
ready for occupancy by August 15. The
ground floor will be 100x100 feet and It will
be one of the most commodfous ware
houses in that locality.
Funeral of Dr. Rockwell. The fu
neral of Dr. Albert Rockwell, who died
near Arleta on the Mount Scott railway,
was held yesterday. Interment was made
in Multnomah Cemetery. -Dr. Rockwell
was 63 years old, and a native of Canada.
A widow and three children survive him.
He was a retired physician and was in
terested in timber lands.
Will Dedicate Pipe Ougan. Next
Sunday. January 14, Sunnyside Congrega
tional Church's new $2000 pipe organ will
be formally dedicated at 3 o'clock in tho
afternoon. Rev. E. L. House. D. D.,
pastor of the First Congregational Church
of this city, will deliver the address.
Rev. C. F. Clapp and others will partici
pate. Made Inspection Trip. General Mana
ger J.' P. O'Brien and General Freight
Agent R. B. Miller, of the Harrlman lines,
returned yesterday morning from a trip
over the Washington division of the road.
WThile away the two officials inspected
the lines in Eastern Washington, tnd vis
Chinese Cases Set. Lee Yick Yce. Sing
Far and Chin Kay Hing, two Chinamen
and a Chinawoman who were ordered de
ported by United States Commissioner J.
A. Sladcn, appeared before Judge Wol
vcrton yesterday morning on appeal and
their trials were set for January IB.
Arm Broken at Rink. Mrs. a. J.
Diver had her arm broken between tho
wrist and elbow at the Apollo skating
rink yesterday afternoon by coming In
collision with another skater. Mrs. Diver
formerly owned an interest in the rink.
Gets Better Car Seuvice. Mllwaukic
now has greatly improved car service.
The Sellwood cars all run up to Milwaukle
until 11 at night. This gives that place
nearly as good car seriice as any suburb
German Ladies' Relief Societt will
hold its annual, meeting today, Jan. 1L
at 2 o'clock at tho German Aid Society
Hall, 11th and Morrison. Election of offi
cers. All members requested to be present.
New Rate on Scrap Iron. On January
25 the O. R. & N. will establish a rate
of 20 and 23 cents on scrap iron from
Marysville and Oroville. Cal., to Portland
to accommodate the Portland trade.
Steamship "Alliance" sails from Couch
street dock for Coos Bay and Eureka
Friday night at S. F. P, Baumgartner,
agent. Main S6J.
Candidates Petitions for primary
election. Approved form. For sale by
Mann '& Beach, 92 Second street.
Quality Printing at Quant rrr Prices.
Herman Eckhardt, 120 7th. Tel. Main 749.
Honor Signor DeCaprio. One of the
proudrst musicians in Portland today is
Signor Albcrico DeCaprio, who was leader
of the Administration band at the recent
Lewis and Clark Exposition. He has re
ceived a flattering testimonial in the
shape of a commcmorativo diploma from
the Exposition authorities for "valuable
services." " The Administration band con
sisted of SO Portland musicians, and the
high-class musical programmes they ren
dered won enthusiastic praise from all
Exposition visitors. It is understood Mr.
DeCaprio in a few days will be presented
with a gold medal by the Exposition au
thorities. He has already received of
fers to give concerts with his band dur
ing tho coming Summer at Omaha, Neb..
Toledo, O., Detroit, Mich., and other
Officers Ark Installed. Camp Scout
Young of the United Spanish-American
War Veterans held a public installation
of officers at the Elks' Hall last evening,
which was attended by a large delegation
of relatives and friends of the members
of the organization. The following offi
cers, elected two weeks ago. were in
stalled: Commander, Jay W. Upton;
senior vice-commander. Jack Reed: Junior
vice-commander, A. F. Chinook: officer of
the day, John Lcrz; officer of the guard,
C. F. Foster: chaplain. Gordon Peel; Ad
jutant, John W. Marshall: Quarter
master, Charles R. Franklin; trustees.
Adolph Wollcm, George Carr and E. W.
Moore. After the installation exercises
refreshments wcro served and a social
dance wound up the evening's entertain
ment. Ptthians Install Officers. Ivanhoe
Lodge No. 1, Knights of Pythias, held
its regular meeting at Its hall in the Mar
quam building, Tuesday evening when
Deputy Grand Clianccllor Chris Ncilscn
installed the following officers for tho
ensuing term: George J. Cameron, chan
cellor commander: George Fuchs, vice
chancellor; Eugene Willis, prolate:
Thomas E. Dowling, master of work; Ed
D. Curtis, keeper of records and seal:
Charles O. Sigglin, master of exchequer;
J. A. Ryan, master of finance: A. D.
Kirkland, master at arms; Ed Dahl, in
ner guard: J. B. McElroj outer guard.
The RrjvrvAL Meetings. Evangelist
Martin preached one of his ablest ser
mons last evening at the First Christian
Church, corner Park and Cqjumbla
streets. His theme was "Degeneration
and Regeneration," which he handled in
a masterly way. He had a fine audience.
His theme this evening will be "Evil
Speaking." All arc invited. His theme
for tomorrow evening is "Marriage and
Judge Sears Otrr AGAiN.-Judge Scars
-iIsted the Courthouse yesterday much
improved in health and stated that he
will resume his duties soon.
Well Established men's shoe busi
ness for sale, 270 Washington sU
FOR GIT! ON PENINSULA
COLUMBIA ARM INVESTMENT
COMPANY'S BIG SCHEME.
Xcw Corporation Plans to Make It
Railway Distributing: Point
for Entire State.
The Columbia Arm Investment Com
pany intends to ostabllsh a distribution
point for Oregon at the meeting place of
the O. R. &. N. and Northern Pacific
roads on the peninsula, and yesterday
filed articles of Incorporation in the
County Clerk's office. The officers of the
company are: Phil Metsohan, president;
F. W. Leadbettor, vice-president; J.
V. Beach, secretary: "William M. Killings
worth, manager. These persons,- with A.
A. Courteney, constitute the board of di
rectors. The capital stQck isi $65,000 and
has all been placed.
The company has secured 100 acres and
a 1500-foot frontage on Columbia Slougn,
and on the line of the Portland Railway
Company, and plans to make tills the
distributing point for the entire state. It
is the first point where the Hfll and Har
rlman lines will meet after entering Ore
gon. Seven miles will be saved each way
by making this the distributing point, in
stead of having the freight trains running
on into Portland.
The small strip of ground will be im
proved, and while it will never be a city
like New York, an ordinary city will be
compelled to utilize the ground.
The O. R. & N. lias already secured a
right of way through this very property,
and when the Hill road bridges the Co
lumbia this is the first point it will strike.
A'mong the prominent men included in
the list of stockholders are H, L. Pit
tock, C. H. Leadbetter, H. W. Scott, Sol
Hart. R. L. Durham. C. M. Murray, S. C.
Catching. D. F. Soden, L. M. Pierce. Su
preme Judge R. S. Bean, W. F. Butcher.
L. E. Buxton. G. W. Simmons, State
Printer J. R. Whitney. Frank Lovell,
Charles B. Moores. A. M. Moros. A. A.
Courteney. P. Wesslnger, Henry Wagner,
C. J. Owen. Sandford Waiting, E. G.
Specht. W. M. Killlngsworth. Jr.. C. L.
Shorno. Charles D. Perkins. J. P. O'Brien,
C. A. Morden, R. C. Redmond. George F.
Fuller. Lewis G. Clarke. H. R. Kincaid,
Superintendent of Public Instruction J.
H. Ackerman, George B. Rate. E. M. La
zarus. Dr. A. S. Nichols, C. K. Knowles.
J. Esdel. John Maxwell, M. W. Parelius,
E. E. Morgan, J. H. Page and J. B.
FOR IRRIGATION MEETING
Full Programme for Tuesday Xlght
Prepared by Board of Trade.
The full programme for the meeting of
the Portland Board of Trade to be held
at Eagles' Hall. Second and Yamhill
streets, next Tuesday night has been
completed. The meeting will be under the
auspices of the irrigation committee of
the Board and is the first of a series of
The following is the list of topics and
"Reclamation, Its Progress and Its Ob
stacles," H. L. Holgatc. of the Reclama
tion Service: "The Carey Act, the Pro,"
C. C. Hutchinmn, of thp Deschutes Irri
gation & Power Company; "The Carey
Act. the Con," G. W. Allen, chairman of
the executive committee of the Board of
Trade: "Private and Associated Irriga
tion," A. C. Black. Eugene; "Vested
Rights." W. W. Cotton: "Portland Busi
ness Men's Interest in Irrigation," A. H.
City Mail Orders Atc Now Beinp Re
ceived for Great Musical Event.
Mail orders for Madame Emma Calve's
concert at the Marquam Grand Theater
Monday night. January 22. arc now being
received and returned before the regular
sale opens next Monday, January 15.
Both city and out-of-town orders will bo
received. Each order must state clearly
the number or seats wanted and be ac
companied by a stamped addressed en
velope inclosing money order or check
mado payable to W. T. Paiigle, Marquam
Grand Theater. Portland, Or. This will
give out-of-town patrons tho same oppor
tunity as those living in Portland. The
orders will bo filled In the order they aro
received and seats assigned as near as
possible to the location dcflrcd. This will
be the musical and society event of the
season, .music-lovers coming from all over
tho state. Phone Main S5S, the Marquam
Grand Theater, for prices and Information.
Hick-Grade rbmi'fsr Keat
And sold en easy payments. Piano tuning
and repairing. H. Slashclmer. 72 Third St.
Polfce Protected Thugs Guilty
of Many Recent
EVIDENCE IS 'CONVINCING
"Tattoo' Kelly, One of Gang, Testi
fies in Municipal Court Fifteen
Days After Murder of
raOBABLE WORK OF "STOOL
Serious crime committed In Port
land lnco January . H f them
probably by "stool pigeons," under
police protection, are:
January 1 Canteen saloon. Tenth
and Couch sfrcet. held up and In
mate robbed of $42. No arrests.
January - New Vino saloon. C04
Milwaukle street, held up and in
mates robbed of ?60. No arrests.
January S Car of Portland Kail
way Company held up at Woodstock
and conductor robbed of $3. No ar
rests. January 0 Peter Zimmerman's
liquor house. SSI East Burnside
street, held up and Inmates robbed
of f 30. No arrests.
January 9 Judge C. J. Trenchard
felled to the pavement and robbed,
after being brutally beaten. No ar
rests. That Thomas Flcmmlngs was murdered
as a direct result of the "stool pigeon"
system now In operation in Portland
police department is fully demonstrated
by the facts and circumstances pub-lj
llshcd in Tho Oregonlan of yesterday, but
to further ,prove the absolute lack of
fear that exists among the pollce-pro,-tected
crimlnals it Is necessary only to
cite the fact that 15 days after the com
mission of that bloody deed D. C Kelly,
alias "Tattoo," was called as a witness
in the Municipal Court on behalf of
George G. Arlington.
Kelly Is now under arrest, charged
with the murder of Flemmings, and be
owes his present plight directly to Ar
lingtonthe very man for whom he ven
tured into the Municipal Court to assist.
In order to secure his liberty and the
protection of the police. Arlington gave to
detectives the names of Kelly and Rass
man. and all the details of the holdup
of the Centennial Hotel barroom and the
murder of Flemmings.
Arlington is the man who proposed to
B. Overdorf, a Second-street printer, that
the two launch out on a career of crime
in Portland. Arlington was locked up
as a vagrant. Overdorf having written a
note to Captain of Dotectlves Bruin,
seeking protection In a proposed holdup,
in order that Overdorf might catch Ar
lington in the act and send him to the
Arlington was closely questioned by
Municipal Judge Cameron, and gave the
names of several criminals who had been
operating in Portland, and he later fur-
TATTOO" KELLY'S NERVE.
Fifteen days after "Tattoo" Kelly
Is alleged to hare murdered Thomas
Flemmings. he exhibited startling
nerve by appearing In the Municipal
Court (as a witness an behalf of
George C Arlington, a brother "stool
pigeon." charged with vagrany.
Kelly evidently had no fear what
ever of being arrested at that time
for the murder of Flemmings, as he
stood well with Detectives Kerrigan
and Snow and ether officers, and whs
suffered to remain In the city.
Arlington shortly alterwards turned
traitor to Kelly, who had - assisted
him In a time of need. Arlington
gave to the detectives all Informa
tion necessary to the murder charge
against Kelly and Rassman.
nlshed to Detectives Kerrigan and Snow
all the facts of the Centennial affair.
Kerrigan and Snow, following out sug
gestions of Arlington, were able to ar
rest Kelly and Rassman.
For Arlington's assistance in solving
the murder mystery he has been liber
ated, and is now at large. He was not
seen about police 'headquarters at all
Tuesday night. Two holdups were re
ported that evening.
The city is full of "stool-pigeons" and It
Is believed that they arc responsible for
all the holdups of recent months.
IS NEAR DEATH'S DOOR
Rev. J. W. Miller, Pioneer Preacher
of 1850, Stricken With Paralysis.
Rcr. J. VT. Miller, father of Deputy
City Treasurer Oscar P. Miller, Is ser
iously ill at tho residence of his son, 623
East Ankeny street, and his demise is
expected at any moment.
About a year ago Mr. Miller, who is
now 83 years of age. suffered a severe
attack of la grippe from the effects of
which ho has never entirely recovered,
having been almost constantly bed-ridden
since that time. To add to his com
plications, last Tuesday night he was
stricken with paralysis, being deprived
of speech entirely, and has been grad
ually sinking from that moment.
Mr. Miller has been a notable figure
In tho religious history of this state and
the news of his affliction will cause sor
row In all sections. Ho came here in
1S50 as a missionary for the M. E. Church,
having crossed the Isthmus of Panama
that year and voyaging by steamship
direct to this city.
In the early days he was associated
with Messrs. "Wilbur, Roberts, HIncs.
Flynn and Royal, all pioneer ministers,
the two latter and himself being the only
ones now living of the first Methodist
conference ever held in Portland.
SPEAKS TO LOCAL W. C.T.U.
Miss Marie Brehni, State President
Illinois White lUbboaers, in City.
Miss Marie Brehm. State President of
the Illinois W. C. T. U., is in Portland on
her way East and yewerday afternoon
addressed the members of the local union
at their headquarters ln the Goodnough
building. As Miss Brehm's visit was un
expected there had been no especial prep
aration for her reception yesterday, it
being thought that her first public ap
icarancc would be next Sunday afternoon
at the First Congregational Church,
where she Is scheduled to speak. How
ever, she was made welcome and wa?
given the place of honor m the pro
gramme, being Introduced by Miss Iaura
Clay, of the National Equal Suffrage As
sociation. Miss Brehm is a woman of striking per
sonality, a good command of languago
and a strong and pleasing voice. She
took occasion In her talk of yesterday to
remind the Oregon women that they
should be more actU-e In the campaign
which Is being waged for equal suffrage,
and gave them much sound advice as to
how to go about It.
"There are more ways of killing a cat
than skinning It." she said, "and you will
find that there aro more ways than one of
converting a man to the equal suffrage
question. If you women of the W. C. T.
U. want to accomplish tho good you have
set out to do you will have to have the
assistance of the ballot you know that
so why not keep right at this movement
until It is settled in tho right way? Wo
men can be very eloquent when they
want a new bonnet. The same eloquence
In an argument for equal suffrage will
accomplish much for the womanhood of
Miss Brehm spoke of the local option
fight here, and cited some Interesting statistics-
in other States. She Is an ardent
suffragist, and in her recent annual re
port she made answer to Grovcr Cleve
land's attack on equal suffrage which ap
Tcared some time ago In a ladles maga
zine. This was widely copied by Chicago and
EDITORS ARRIVE FRIDAY
JOIXT SESSIONS WILD BE HELD
WITH PEVELOP3IENT IjEAGUE.
At Conclusion of Convention Special
Excursion of Oregon Business
Men Will Start for California.
Manager Tom Richardson, of the Port
land Commercial Club, yesterday made
public the programme which will be fol
lowed by the Oregon Press Association
at the joint session vlth the Oregon
Development League to be held In Port
land, Friday and Saturday, January 12
and 12. With the exception of a few
additional speakers the programme Is
Tho two bodies will be called to order
In the parlors of the Commercial Club
at 9 o'clock on the morning of January
12. Most of the entiro day will be do
votcd to the heading of papers. On the
following day officers of the Oregon Press
Association will be elected. Papers will
be read and topics of interest to the
newspapermen will be opened for gen
eral discussion. The Joint meetings will
bo held In mornings and In the afternoons
the Oregon Press Association will meet
On the night of January 13. after the
adjournment of the two bodies; the spe
cial excursion bearing the Oregon busi
ness men leaves for California. Many
of the newspaper men and members of
the Oregon Development League will ac
company the excursion. The following Is
the programme of the Oregon Press As
sociation: Friday Report of Legislative committee. d!i
cusslon: "Publication of the General Laws
In the Newspapers of the State." Hon. George
C. Brownell. Hon. J. G. Graham. Hon. F. D.
Coraett; "The Trade Press," O. Strong: "The
Unltype." A. 11. Grigaby: "The Relation at
the Editor to the Politician," Hon. Frank
Davey: "How to Advertise a State." Tom
Rlchardmn: "Value of Country Correspond
ence." Charles Nickel!: "What Shall TVe Do
About Itr A. Bennett: paper by Rinahlo M.
Hall, advertising agent Harrlman system:
address by J. F. Carroll: "Direct Primary
Law as It A fleets Missouri Newspapers." D.
M. C. GaulL
Saturday "How to Increase the Subscrip
tion Price of a Newspaper." J. C Hayter;
address by "W. F. GUstrap; discussion of the
legal rates of advertising, led by E. H.
Flagg: "Trade Deals vs. Good Cash." F. R.
Bloihberger: "Why Newspaper Advertising -Is
Profitable Advertising." A. Noltner: "Why
Newiipaper Publicity Is Profitable Publicity."
V. J. Clarice: "When Does & Newspaper Sub
scription Expire?" C L. Ireland; questions
for general discussion.
Will Entertain in Snn Francisco.
The Hotel Su Francis wilU be the
headquarters of the members of the Ore
gon Development League excursion when
they are In San Francisco. The mezza
nine floor of this famous hostelry has
been reserved for them. They will have
their headquarters at the Hotel St. Fran
cis from 6 o'clock in the evening. Monday,
January 15. until 9 o'clock on the morning
of January 17. The members of Jhe ex
cursion will keep open house in the white
and gold room Tuesday night and Gov
ernor Pardee, of California. Is expected
to assist In the receiving of the guests.
He has been Invited to assist In the re
ception by Governor Chamberlain. The
city officials and members of the vari
ous commercial organizations of the city
will be invited to attend.
OBJECT TO REASSESSMENT
Goldsmith and East Yamhill Street
Property-Owners Sue the City.
Suit to restrain the city from mak
ing a reassessment' for the improve
ment of Goldsmith street from Albina
avenue to Rursell street, was com
menced in the State Circuit Court yes
terday by John Mlchcll. PauJ Wessln
ger. Pacific Trust Company; E. E.
Merges, Sandford B. "Whiting, Joseph
Paquet, 'Henry W. Fries and others.
Tho Improvement was made in 1903
of vitrified brick, and the contract
price was $13,955. The contestants com
plain that the proceedings were Illegal
and without jurisdiction because It
was nowhere provided the number of
years the street was to be maintained
by the city after the Improvement was
Elljs G. Hughes and Joseph Paquet
have sued the city to prevent a reas
sessment for the Improvement of East
Tamhlll street from Union avenue to
East water street. The work'was dono
WHERE JO DINE.
All the delicacies of the season at tho
Portland Restaurant; fine, private apart
ments for parties. Open all night. 90S
Washington, near Fifth.
The best six-course dinner, with wine.
50c. 12 to S P. M.. at Scott Restaurant. 7th
and Ankeny. Fine merchants' lunch. 25c
Sues City for Overtime.
J. Kcrtz, who was employed by the
Board of. Health from October, 1902.
until January 30, 1905, yesterday com
menced suit against the City of Port
land to recover J131S on account of
659 hours overtime, which he says he
worked. He contends that under the
charter provisions he was required to
work. -only eight hours per day for 560
per month.-He avers that he was com
pelled to work over eight hours dally.
3Certz sues also to recover 21430 on a
claim assigned to him by John Muchow
who says he worked 700 hours over
time In the Health Department of the
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I II GOOD REMEDY
Tuberculosis Patients Fare
Well in the Open.
MANY INVALIDS BENEFITED
Tented Sanitbriuni Ends First Year's
"Work and Establishes HcaUh
ful Advantages in "Western
Most satisfactory have been the results
obtained during tho first year of the
open-air tuberculosis sanitarium south of
the city. The anniversary was passed
yesterday, and the records kept of various
cases which were treated tend to estab
lish the Institution as a success. More
over, the claims of Western Oregon to
unequaled advantages from the stand
point of health are vcrifled. The Idea
that a molsturc-Iadcn atmosphere is not
conducive to the welfare of consumptive
patients appears to have lost color and
new ideas concerning tho treatment of
this baffling aliment seem to have gained
According to the first annual report,
which Is being complied by Dr. . A.
Pierce, recently appointed In charge of
the sanitarium, a total of 134 patients
have been treated since the camp was
established. Of this number. "0 improve
ments have been noted. Some of this
number have declared themselves cured,
although, ns to the permanency of the
benefit no estimate, of course, can be
At present there are 19 patients re
ceiving treatment. Seventeen new cases
have been admitted since November 1.
Of these, three were discharged us too
far advanced to be susceptible to treat
ment; one died, and the remaining cases
have been showing a gradual improve
ment, particularly In weight and strength.
The present tent capacity Is -10 persons.
Of the 19 now there, ten are males and
nine females. The camp Is in immediate
charge of Miss Katherine McNamara.
How Treatment Is Given.
The elements depended upon for bene
fits to the sufferers arc: Life in the
open, rest, particularly during fever
stages, and as much food as it is pos
sible to consume. Six meals are served
dally. The open air Is found to give the
most delicate Invalids a hearty appetite. 1
Dr. Pierce was reluctant In discussing
the affairs of the camp, but when urged
for a statement said:
"The sanitarium has established that
Western Oregon climate is most desirable
for those seeking health. There is a
class of people that think the moisture
and slight elevation of this region are
not adapted to the treatment of tubercu
losis. This is an erroneous impression.
In Germany it is the cast winds that
are most feared, because they pass over
the arid lands and are rendered dry,
piercing, irritating and often dust-laden.
The same conditions apply to our own
arid regions. Western Oregon is free of
this. The temperature changes are not
marked or violent: the altitude Is not
great enough to render one more liable
to hemorrhages. The balmy, moisture
laden air Is beneficial. Air Is never pur
.er than during, or immediately after, a
rain or snow storm.
"Rain, snow and cold are not objec
tionable features to the open-air treat
ment of tuberculosis. A series of lec
tures have been delivered lately in New
York with the idea of advising people
against sending sufferers away from home
climate. The time Is near at hand when
each state will vie with Its neighbors in
the maintenance of tuberculosis sanl
toria. "Regarding the cases which have been
treated here, many patients have been
taken who were too far advanced In the
disease for successful treatment. The
case where death ensued came from Cen
tralia. Wash., and the patient was in such
condition that he died two days after his
arrival. To render the open-air treat
ment most effective the disease must be
coped with In Its earlier stages."
Files Amended Complaint.
R. H. Thompson . filed an amended
complaint in his suit against Clara E.
Morey, executrix of the will of P. F.
Morey, deceased, to recovpr 316,300,
the value of SO shares of stock of tho
Portland General Electric Company.
Mr. Thompson says that in 1S91, at the
request of Mr. Morey he transferred
to him SO shares of stock In the Wil
lamette Falls Electric Company which
was afterward exchanged for Portland
General Electric Company stock.
Thompson alleges that Morey was to
have returned It, but died July 7, 190-!,
without having: done so. Mr. Thompson
presented the claim to Mrs. Morey aa
executrix and she rejected It.
Makes One and a Third Bate.
. Special rates have been issued by the
Harrlman system of Oregon, making a
one and one-third fare from all points in
Oregon to delegates attending the con
vention of the Oregon State Retail Furni
ture Association, which la to be held in
Salem, January 2t and 25.
TOTTER" EN- SERVICE.
Qneea of Rlrer Boats Is Xew ea tho Astoria
Enjoy & trip to Astoria on tho Potter.
Tou will always remember It. Leaves
Asu-street dock every night at 8 o'clock,
except Sunday. (Saturdav night. IS P. 3)
Round trip. $3. Particulars at Third and
Washington streets. Portland.
The great short-story writer
fof Alaskan life is running his
first serial in Everybody's.
A great novel: the crude
(morals of the mines opposed
ito the devilishness of the law
gone wrong. This, with a
virile hero and a good deal of
a girl, makes the story exciting
and of absorbing interest.
"ExtAe&fs MagKace 15
9Z.50 a t
ataUrcs waaee r
SiTOritf extracts X
tre safe; you needn t
cheated in them, Schilling
Best are not only pure
true, but generous.
BLUMAUER & HOCH
108 amd 110 Fevrth Street
to Dirtxihotars for Orecea
SOLD ON S5 YEARS RECORD
Styles, Sizes art Prices to Suit All
Charter Oak Stove and Range Co., St. Louis, Mo.
Sirs: I am using a Charter Oak Cook Stove manufactured in 1852.
It -was bought by my father in 'S3, and has been in constant use ever
since. It ism perfect condition, having the same top, back and doors,
all are good. The top is as level as any new stove ever made, so is the
lining ia the back and rot even cracked.
Mrs. M. J. O'Donnell. Avon, 111.
"With the Charter Oak this is not an exception, but the rule.
"If your dealer tries to talk you into the mistake of buying an
other make, write to Hester, May & Co., 124-126 Front Street, Port
EYE CHAT NO. 10
EYEGLASSES. WE GRIND OUR OWN LENSES, AND OUR FRAMES ARE
THE FINEST PRODUCT OF THE FACTORY.
COLUMBIAN OPTICAL CO.
(Denver, Omaha, Kansas City, Salt Lake, Dallas, Texas; Portland, Oregon)
133 Sixth St. Successor to Walter Reed Oregonian Bldg.
May be exactly what you need. If you
don't need it we won't try to talk you
into it. That applies to every class of
work In our ofllce. If there's no neces
sity for an expensive treatment, it
wouldn't be fair to make you pay for
what you didn't need.
WISE BROS., Dentists
Failing Building, Third and Washington.
S A. M. to 9 P. M. Sundays, 9 to 12. ilaln
Dr. W. A. VTlie.
Why Not Buy"
A Good Piano
Stein way and Ten Other High
Grade and Standard Makes, at
134 SIXTH STREET
OPPOSITE OREGOXIAN BLDG.
VICTOR TALKING MACHINE.
RECORDS. SHEET MUSIC.
SMAL.L- INSTRUMENTS OP
Mail Orders Promptly Filled
A Skin of Beauty is a Joy Forever
p8. T. FELIX" GOUKADD'S ORIENTAL
CREAM OR MAGICAL BEADT1PIER
JUootm T2, Ptaplet
Freckles, Moth Pitches.
Ra2, and Skis DUeues,
ana every Diemwn
an teiaty. and ie
fles detection. It
nas stood tfce text
ol 67 rears, asd
la bo harmless we
Is properly made.
felt of similar
came. Dr. L. A.
Sarre said to &
lady -be bant
too (a patient):
MAs you ladles
trill tue them.
'Goaraad'a Crenra as the least barafal of all the
Ha prrparatloBS." Far salt by all drtUExlsts asd Fascy
Ooods Dealers Is. the United States, Canada and Europe.
FEM.T.n"fimPrn. 37(W.!t" SW HswYcri
TOR 8AUE BT WOODAXD. CXJUCXX C9
You don't get as good a
cigar as you used to un
lessyou insist on the cigar
of maintained merit.
Sold by tae First Hetcls at the East
.St.RrzU.Aitr.Htffman,Svy, Brniin ndeiAtri)
Offered far the Choice Custam of the West.
WILDMAN, RAPHAEL CO.
. . ..bsMj bleocfced Hair.
mlf!rtal Hair Regeteralw
Black to the lightest Ash Blonde
produced. Colors are durable. Eaa-,
ilr applied. Absolutely ha raises.
S&sspfe of hair colored free. Cer-
Wf ORAL ClMai MFG. CO., 135 W.ZM SLtfiri Yert
SoW fer 1Vee3ar. Clarks Jt Co.
Without a Rfn
OF TWO EYES
Rather a poor paint well put on than
a good paint badly applied." But why
suffer from either when you can get
from us the very best grades of ready
mixed paint and paint in bulk, carefully
selected brushes and advice as to best
methods of painting and varnishing?
Our experience, as well as our paint,
is at your service.
THE BIG PAINT STORE
FISHER, THORSEN 6 CO.
Front and Morrison Streets.
on first acquaintance but we
find after a bit that they don't
"wear well. ' ' A stove or range,
may look very well to the eye
but you must have it some
years before you know whether
it "wears well,"
QUALITY OF FRAMES AND LENSES
IS AN IMPORTANT FEATURE FOR
THOSE WHO WEAR SPECTACLES OR
Dr. T. P. ITUe.
to the Trade and Public in
Oregon, Washington, Idaho and
and all others of
will be (delivered
(Warehouse 208 Third St.)
Applications for Agencies
Bicycles or Automobiles .
Should be Addressed to
Pope Manufacturing Cg.
45 1 Mission St.
USED TO MAKE
In 2-PieI0c Packages
MFRRFT T SOI IT .R CO m
SYRACUSE. NEW YORK , ....
a su.ee rail set
RED PUB EN
Km. 48. Heiress BWs.
jchwab Printing Co.
BZST WORK. XEASOtfABLZ PXTCZS
7A STA-HX STIMT
rJL like mother!