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THE MORNING OREGONIAN, WEDNESDAY. MAY 12, 1D09.
NEW SITE OPPOSED
Reasons Given Against Bridge
at Oregon Street.
HARBOR MIGHT BE HURT
Herman Wittenberg and Captain
Spencer Speak Agaln&t Change In.
Location of Span for Rail
That the piesent location of the steel
bridge if superior to any cite that could
bo selected farther south, was the opinion
expressed by Herman Wittenberg in his
ddresn before the Steel Bridge Push
Club. Monday night. Mr. Wittenberg de
flared that if the railroad company
should conclude to build its bridge at
Oregon street, there would be but 1400
feet between the two structures, which
would prove a hindrance to vessels dock
in in that vicinity. Furthermore, lie be
lieved the citizens of Portland would de
cline to join with thv railroad company
In bulMinsr a bridge or to be led into a
combination that would oblige the city to
stand most of the cost of such a struc
ture., Captain C. R. Spencer also spoke
against building the bridge at Oregon
Mr. Wittenberg's address was in part
I do not know that my Ideas will be in
harmony with those of the 'members of
tlit-a club, but I am of th opinion that the
location of the present Steel bridge is su
perior to any location that could be selected
farther south. StllL I believe the railroad
company will bulla Its bridge wherever it
determines to build it, regardless of the
rlfhU of the people. It is looking after Its
own interests, and claims it can build the
bridge as cheaply at Oregon street and not
b compelled to purchase property, which
It would have to do In case it should re
build at the present site. I have been tnv
formed the. company made some efforts to
buy tha property to enable it to make the
turn on to the bridge from the north at
the present location, but the price waa not
satisfactory. Now. that is the company's
side of the case, and It Is sjoing to be very
difficult to overcome.
. , Appeal to War Department.
The only point, in my estimation. Is to
show to the War Department that the in
Jury to the harbor would be considerable.
But that is something to be decided by
navigators, and as Captain Spencer is here
tonight, he can give you better information
concerning that point than I can. It would
b leaving only 1400 feet between bridges, if !
the-new bridge were constructed at Oregon ;
treet.' and I think It would be a very eeri
oup inconvenience to the people on the
water.. Captain Spencer can probably tell
you whether a boat would have room to
turn between a bridge at Oregon street and
the Burnside bridge. I
I do not want to come down here to make ;
any misrepresentations, but so far as the
citlsens of the East and the Northeast
Sides are concerned. T feel that the - bridge
should be kept in its present location. In
case the new bridge is located at the pVes
ent location and should be but 50 feet wide
for pedestrians, and streetcars and teams,
it would be Insufficient, however, as the
bridge should be 45 feet wide in the clear,
with room for two walks, and tracks and
roadway for vehicles to pass. In my opin
ion Morrison bridge has the best arrange
ment for handling the traffic, with road
ways on the s1dsf and double trackage for
cars In the middle.
If a new bridge of Insufficient width la
contemplated, the Mayor and the Council
should be Informed of the situation, and lr
such speciilcrftions are out showing that to
be the case, then actfon should be taken
to amend them, and It would be well to
appoint a committee to look into the width
of the bridge to ascertain If such a bridge
is under contemplation.
Furthermore, I am sure the citizens will
not care to join with the railroad com
pany In building a bridge, and I am snr
the people of Portland will not permit
themselves to bo ld into a combination
whrrebv they may be compelled to build
most of the bridge. The railroad company
has the right to build a bridge, and the
city has a rlaht to demand that It build a
bridge for the accommodation of street
cars, pedestrians and vehicles. I know Mr.
Kwcigcrt has advocated the building of a
bridge in connection with the city, but he
has not met with any success, and I have
neen it presented to the Commercial Club,
and It has everywhere met with objections.
I am sure the Harriman lines will have to
build their own bridge.
As for the harbor. I believe the present
lm-atlon of the bridge la the best for the
harbor and everyone else; except, possiffiy.
the railroad company.
Vlcsw or Captain Spenocr.
nptaln ?pencer spoke as follows:
A high bridge Is the character of bridge
most acceptable to all, an the greater por
tion of river traffic would be able to pass
mder without Interruption : the present
istl bridge is worn out. So far as I am
concerned I am a rlverman and would like
to aee no bridges at all. but we have to
have them. The East Sida will be the future
iHv, as we have more people on the Kast
SKlV than on the West Side now. and it
won't be long until we have two-thirds of
the people, and it will be the same as Man
bflttan. and we don't want to be held up
coming over here. But, if we did not have
a river wc would not have a city here; it
Is our river and harbor that bring the
people to Portland. AVe have the only fresh
water harbor on the Pacific Coast, and you
want to take all of that into consideration.
1 have been a navigator on the Willam
ette and Columbia Rivers for over 3 years.
art1 I would not like to see any bridges
built between the present Steel bridge and
the Burnside bridge, for the reason that if
you take a commercial ahip up there and
"turn her around and start down the river
with her. with a six or seven-mile current,
an often occurs here, yon do not get much
control -of her until you get to Swan Island,
and if jou don't you are liable to have
trouble. T do not want to startle ou. hut
it will not be long until the city of Port
land will buv up the encroaching docks and
dig the river out for a harbor. They have
to do It. as they have not the room, for
at the narrowest place the river is only
ro feet between dooks. A far as steam
boats are concerned, we, can take them
everywhere, but these large grain vossels.
acme of them being 500 feet long if you
take one of those, ships up there it would
be far more' difficult to pass through the
proposed new bridge than It would be to
F9 through the old bridge, because It
would not have sufficient room to maneuver,
and the harbor would be decidedly injured.
Captain Spencer then proposed, in case
the new bridge is bum at uregon street
that the city buy the old piers
of the present Steel bridge, and
construct a high bridge at that point,
which In that vsy could be done at an
expense of not to exceed $2rMXX. Mr.
Cirondahl'e plan of a double draw bridere
was discussed, and it was considered an
excellent solution of the problem, in the
event It should be shown to be practical.
CONDENSED NEWS BY WIRE
Pekin. A Chinaman was taken Into cus
tody here Tuesday, charged. with the Inten
tion of assassinating Grand Chancellor Chang
Honolulu. The Japanese laborers of the
Oa hu plantation deiide.l at a met-ting held
Monday to join t he strike now prevailing
among the sugnr workers.
New York. The body of Hrinrich Con
reid. former dlreYtor of the Metropolitan
Opera Company, who died in Austria, on
April 27, reached New York Tuesday.
Sacramento, Cal. State Engineer Nat
Fllery has declared that he will take stops
to break up what he alleges to be a com
bine Of the cement firms of the state.
Providence. K. I. The terribly battered
b rtv of Mr. I -aura K. Kegester, a Cranston
wen an. was found Tuesday in the old He-h-e
w cemetery and marks upon the neck
Indicated that she had been strangled.
Sorrento. The will of V. Mnrlon Craw
ford, the American novelist, who died here
Antll !. expresses the desire that his yacht
and the villa Sant Agnello he sold and that
t he testator's body be buried in the ant
t iniaha. Forty-one signal service men
left Tuesday afternoon under Master fcig-
nal Electrician Gunaurd for several stations
In Alaska, to relievo men who have finished
their time there and to make Improvements
In the telegraph system.
TJma. fr'ecu. The Chinese Minister to
Peru, following the rioting- In this city
lat Sunday in the course of which several
Chinese stores were looted, has demanded
protection for Chinese subjects, as well as
the payment of damages.
Chicago James Angus, aged 71 years,
contemplates entering the Marathon swim
ming contest at the Central Y. M. C. A.
Saturdav night. Despite his age. Mr- Angus
Is quite agile In the water, and at the
aquatic meet recently, gave an under
Rockford, JH. The Rockford & Interur
ban Railway Company, operating the local
svstem and lines to nearby towns, has been
told to an Eastern syndicate which owns
the street railways of Portland, Or., and
other cities. The change of cwnershin is
to take effect July 1.
Denver. The Master Builders' and Gen
eral Contractors Associations, Tuesday, de
clared a lockout of 2000 men affiliated with
the Building Trades Council. 1 he trouble
is the outgrowth of strife between the Brotn
crhood of Carpenters' Union and the Build
ing Trades Council-
N'pff York. More than a dozen shots were
fired Monday night in a Wild West hold-up
in the crowded streets near the plaza of
the Williamsburg bridge. Brooklyn, by two
men who had stopped four young men at
a dark corner below the bridge. One of
the hold-ups was later captured.
Monterey, Alex. While all around them
scores of people were kneeling at mass,
Ricardo Qulma and Alfonzo Farias, mem
bers of wealthy families and students of
Marlsta College, last Sunday fought a duel
with pocket-knives as they sat in a new
of the Cathedral. Both were seriously
Washington. The Isthmian Canal Com
mission has found Spanish. Italian and Greek
contract labor so inefficient, and insubordi
nate that they intend t-j place such la
borers on the same footing as American la
borers. Taking advantage of their contracts,
the European laborers deliberately reduce
the amount of work.
Washington. Colonel James Hamilton
rcwls suggested the advisability of con
verting Bagulo. the Summer capital, into a
health resort for the enlisted men as well
as the officers of the Army detailed to serv
ice iir the Philippines. He would thus avoid
the yearly expense for the transfer of the
troops -to and from the islands.
New Haven. Conn. Rev. H. Herbert Hen
son, deacon of Westminster and rector of St.
Margaret's Church, started back to Eng
land to stand trial on charges that. In op-
ftosition to the rules of the Church of Eng-'
and. he occupied the pulpit at a working
men's Institute in Birmingham against the
protest of the clergy of the diocese.
Los Angeles. Cal. In a pistol duel Tues
day between William M. Hampton, a motor
man, and Theodore Witts, a plasterer, Witts
was shot through the neck find Mrs H. X..
Smith, in whose home the affair occurred,
was shot in the arm. Witts recently de
serted his wife. It Is said, and became a
lodger in the home of Mrs. Hampton.
Chicago. The Burlington Road has ceased
suspending operating employes for infrac
tions of rules on the ground that such pun
ishment Is an ineffectual means of disci
pline. Instead, the company has inaugurat
ed a comprehensive system of records which
are at alt times accessible to the men and
from which promotions and dismissals from
the service will be made.
Chicago. A new paper is to be edited and
published under the auspices of the Chi
cago -Police Department. It will be de
voted to the Interests of the Chicago police
men, and the employes of other branches
of the city government. The publication
expects to have the largest staff in the
world, counting each of the 4000 members
of the Police Department as a reporter.
Columbus. O. The ninth biennial confer
ence of the National Brotherhood of Rail
way Trainmen opened 'here Tuesday. There
has been a gain of more than liOOO mem
bers during the last two years, and the
membership now numbers KH.000. The
members of the woman's auxiliary are
aroused over their exclusion from Memorial
Hall next Sunday, when William J. Bryan
will speak to the men. "They will ask Mr.
Bryan to make a separate address to them.
GOT LOANS BY THREATS
STOCKTOX COUXC1XMAX BEIXG
TRIED FORT EXTORTIOX.
Meads of Corporations and Saloon
men Koroed to Buy Worth
STOCKTON, Cal., May 11. The fkking
of testimony in the trial of Councilman
W. T. Shepard, of this city, accused by
the grand jury of malfeasance in office,
began before a jury in the Superior
Court this morning; Judgre Smith pre
siding. District Attorney McNoble said
he would prove that the accused had
used his official position to extort loans
from various saloon men and corpora
tion heads by the use of threats of ad
verse action upon matters of interest
to them pending before the Council; and
that the accused had formed a bogus
corporation and sold valueless shares at
$100 each to saloonmen and heads of
C. D. Clarke, manager of the Cali
fornia Navigation & Improvement Com
pany, who had lent Shepard $100, testi
fied that he would not have lent the
money had Shepard not been a Coun
cilman. He regarded as a holdup Shep
ard's application for a loan.
It was also brought out that when
Clarke purchased of Shepard a share
of stock in the " Todman Paint Com
pany he regarded Shepard as taking
advantage of his official position as
Councilman, Clarke's company being; a
petitioner. The stock, however, Clarke
declared to be his own and not the
company's, the signing of the company's
name and affixing his under it as man
ager being done by inadvertence.
What the Preaa Agents Say.
Merely Mary Ann."
Baker Stock Company Is presenting this
week Eleanor Robscm's beautiful play,
Merely Mary Ann." at the Bungalow,
Manager Baker having secured the Port
land rlfchts to it through special arrange
ment with lieViler & t'o.. the New York
owners. Miss Jewel ia playing the title role
of the little slavey girl of the tenements.
While Sydney Ay res has the part of the
composer, who loves her.
Lyric Revival 8uteful.
The revival of the iyreat temperance
drama, "Ten Nights in a Barroom" at the
I.yrlp Theater this week, is highly suc
cessful. The famous drama Is well cast,
all the prominent members of the company
having important roles. Matinee tomorrow-,
and a special children's matinee on
AT THE VACDEYtLXJG THEATERS.
Chihuahua Iugs at Orpheum.
One of the most wonderful trained dog
arts ever shown in vaudeville, or any other
place. Is now at the Orpheum. It Is Roslna
I'asselH and her midget wonders. The
mid set wonders consist of some 13 or 20
small Mexican dojes that do innumerable
tricks, trapeze performers, horizontal bar
and acrobatic stunts and. in fact, everything
"but talk. The act is absolutely new and
entirely different from anything of the kind
ever seen in peruana.
Good BUI at (-rand.
All the reoDle on the bill at the Grand
this week are entertainers. The programme
is considered by the patrons of the bouse
as amone the very pest. A Wild Rose.
t he sketch of Mr. and Mrs. Forbes, heads
tho bill. Fox and Crystal. Hebrew com
edians. ave a line of new fun. p.nd CmI
Stewart keeps everyone laughing with his
grocery store stones.
Best Bill of the Season.
One of the most enjoyable programmes of
the season, is on at the Pantagcs Theater
this wet?K. r. ana Airs, iiucas is some
thine new to the rapid world of vaudeville
and the chaufte was thoroughly appreciated
by yesterdays large audiences. Their
"Bleak House' is about the best bit of char
acter acting ever seen in local vaudeville.
Star Theater's New Show.
Today is change day at the Star Theater
and those who visit this theater for the
remainder of the week will be richly repaJd
by seetn a comedy picture entitled. "Luna
tics in Power' This in full of fun from
start to finish. There will be many other
good thinps. together with a new illustrated
tnlUd and an entire change of violin se
lections by Derfej. the Gypsy.
NsximoTft Next Monday.
The attraction at the Heillg Theater,
Had Sixty Boils when but Six Months
Old Was Annually Attacked by
a Humor It Looked Red Like a
Scald and Spread Over Half Her
Head Both Troubles are Cured,
NO PRAISE TOO HIGH FOR
THE CUTICURA REMEDIES
"When my little Vivian was aoout
six months old, her papa had a boll on
that time the child
was covered with
prickly heat and I
suppose in scratch
ing it, her own head
became infected for
it broke out in boils,
one after another.
She had about sixty
ail and l used
Cuticura Soap and
fy S t (Juticura Ointment
1 -which cured her of
tnem entirely, men,
sometime later, her little foot got sore
between the toes. Being afraid it was
salt rheum, I spoke to our doctor. He
gave me a powder which dried it up,
but soon after it broke out behind her
ears. They cracked half way around
and the humor spread up on to her head
until, on several occasions, it was nearly
half covered. The humor looked like a
scald, very red with a sticky, clear fluid
coming from it. This occurred every
year. I think it was toward the spring.
I always bathed it with warm water and
Cuticura Soap and applied Cuticura
Ointment which never failed to heal it
up. The last time it broke out was
when she was Six years old. It became
bo bad that I was discouraged. Then
I procured a bottle of Cuticura Resolv
ent which soon cleared it out of her
blood. I continued the use of Cuticura
Soap and Ointment with the Resolvent
until she was perfectly well. She is now
about eight years old and has never
been troubled in the last two years.
We also find Cuticura Resolvent a good
spring medicine and we are just giving
the children Cuticura Resolvent Pills
as a tonic. We do not think any one can
praise Cuticura Remedies too highly.
Mrs. M. A. Schwerin, 674 Spring Wella
Ave., Detroit, Mich., Feb. 24, 1908."
Complete Externa! and Internal Treatment for
Every Humor of Infanta, Children and Adults con
Jlsta of Cuticura Soap (25c. to Clennee the Skin,
Cuticura Ointment 55c.) to Heal the Skin and Cuti
cura Resolvent (50c.). (or In the form of Chocolate
Coated Pills. 25c. per vial ot 60) to Purify the Blood.
Sold throughout the world. Potter Drug A Chem.
Corp.. Sole Props.. Boston. Mass.
VMalled Free, Cuticura Book en Skin Disease,,
Fourteenth and Washington streets, for four
will be the famous Russian actress, Madame
NjzlmOVa and her Snlenriirl pnmnanv in
following repertoire: Monday-Tuesday nights
tmu weunesaay arternoon. A Doll's House ;
Wednesday nlirht. "Hrfi. fiahUr" Tiim-c-
day night, "Comtesse Couauette." This
will be one of the greatest treats Portland
has had in the dramatic line for several
New York Society Meets.
The regular monthly meetlnsr of tho
New Tork Society was held last night
at me Home of Mrs. E. W. Gillesnie. KS4
Morrison street. About 50 members of
the society were nresent and were
entertained with a short programme of
recitations oy Mrs. J. H. Oilman. Miss
luaaenne Angcn ana Claude Hicks. At
the bUSlneSS KPKKinn W 1 1 ,', moroHnf4
social hour, it was decided to co-operate
witn tne commercial club arid other
organizations in entertaining visitors
from New York during the Summer
months. The next m,ptlrr will Ka
at the home of Mrs. Flynn, 403 Fourth
street, Wednesday, June 16.
DAILY METEOROLOGICAL REPORT.
PORTLAND. Mav 11. Maximum tomrto .
ture, 55 degrees; minimum. 45 degrees.
River reading at S A. M 6.S feet: change
In last 24 hours. 0.4 foot fall. Total rain
fall. 5 P. M. to 5 P. M., 0.1 inch; total
rainfall since September 1. 3908. 32.36
Indies; normal, 40.80 inches: deficiency, 8 44
inches. Total sunshine. May 10. 1 hour 30
mmuiea; possiDie, 14 hours 48 minutes.
isaromet-er (reauced to sea level) at 5 P.
m., v.is incnes.
PACIFIC COAST WEATHER.
Observations taken at & P. M-, Pacific
time. May 11:
Karri loops. ......
The. high-pressure area noted yesterday
evening over Western Oregon has in
creased in magnitude and the low-pressure
areas over Utah and Alberta have moved
too far east to influence the weather in
this district, which consequently, has be
gun to clear, and very little rain fell in
the North Pacific States during the last 12
nours. i ne temperatures nave risen slightly
In the Sound country and remained nearly
stationary elsewhere on the Pacific Slope.
The indications are for fair and warmer
weather in this district Wednesday, pre
ceded by light frost in the early morning
in Eastern Washington and Northern
Idaho and by heavy frost in Eastern Ore
gon and Southern Idaho.
Portland and vicinity Fair and warmer
Oregon and Washington Fair and
warmer; west to northwest winds.
Idaho Fair and warmer.
EDWARD A. BEAI.S,
' riistrK-t. Forei-ayter
Is continuous good health.
Wins and keeps it.
"There's a Reason"
D O N ' T W A I T
For Fine Weather to Select a Lot or Acreage in
H A R B O R T O N
Or You Will Be Disappointed. Come to Our Office and One
of Our Agents Will Take You Down.
WE ARE ALLOWING
lO PER CENT DISCOUNT
White street grading, pipe laying and other improve
ments are going in. Grand view, pure water, electric light,
good car service. -
FCLL-SIZED LOTS $3QO ACRE TRACTS $350
THE SP ANTON CO.
Between Third and Ponrth.
Idaho - Carey - Act - Lands
. Snake River Valley Twin Falls
Idaho Irrigation Company sProject
Engineering and Construction Work by
J. G. .White & Co., Incorporated.
50,000 Acres Will be Opened by Draw
ing, Under the Supervision of the
Idaho State Land Board.
Shoshone, Idaho, June 8, '09
Registration WillOpen June 1
Closes June 7, 1909
IT WILL PAY YOU TO COME TO SHOSHONE,
IDAHO, AND INVESTIGATE.
C. B. HURTT
Mgr. Land Sales Dept., Boise, Idaho.
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OREGON HUMANE SOCIETY
PRESIDENT, Main 300. '
SECRETARY, Main GB8.
HUMANE OFHC1R. East 4770.
AUCTION SAI.KS TODAY,
At "Wilson's salesrooms, corner Second and
Tamhill. at 30 A. M. Residence sale at 1R5
North Sixteenth St., at '2 P. M. J. T. Wilson,
At private residence, 124 X. 17th st., near
Hort st. ; sale at 10 o'clock. Baker & Son,
HAWTHORNE LODGE, NO. 111.
A. F. & A. M. Special communica
tion this (Wednesday) evenine. at
7:30. Work in M. M. degree. Visit
Ins brethren welcome. ,
C. E. MIUL.ER, Secretary.
PORTLAND CAMP. NO. 107, WOODMEN
OF THE WORLD, .will give a whist party
Wednesdav evening. May 12. In the W. O.
W. Temple. 12S Eleventh street. Refresh
ments, dancing. Admission, 15 cents.
SAMARITAN LODGE. NO. 2. I. O. O. F.
Regular meeting this (Wednesday! evening
at s o'clock. First degree. Visitors always
welcome. R. Osvold. secretary.
REGULAR CONVOCATION thl
(Wednesday! evening, Washington
Masonic building. Work in Mark
Master's degree. Visitors wel
come. CLYDE EVANS, Secretary.
Phones A-M 2828
BRANDES Tn this city. May 11, at th
family residence, 784 Thurman st.. Her
man Brand es. aged 80 years and 20 days.
Funeral notice hereafter.
MUNDORFF Jacob Mundorft died of pneu
monia at his home in Canby, Or., Mav 11
He js survived 'by his widow and three
children, Mrs. M. C. Mace, of Portland;
Mrs. Edw. Kammerer. of La Grande, and
iJif1 Mundorft. of Canby. The funeral
will be held in Canby, Thursdav-i p. m.
KASPER Funeral services of the late
MariB Kasper, aged 21 years, win take
place from the family residence, 57.- Pow
ell street, today (Wednesday) at S:15 A.
M. thence to Sacred Heart Church on
Milwaukie street where services will be
held at 9 A. M. Friends and acquaint
ances respectfully invited to attend In
terment Mount Angel, Or. "
BRUNSWICK At the family residence,
1131 East Salmon St.. May 11, Adolph A.,
aged 2 years, 11 months and 21 days be
loved son of Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Bruns
wick. Friends of family respectfully in
vited to attend funeral services, which
will- be held at the above residence at a
V. M. today (Wednesday), May 12. In
terment Riverview Cemetery.
Dmnung, McKntoe Ollbansli. Funeral
Directors, 7th and Pino, phone Uala 480.
tady Aaslstant. OSics of County Coroner.
EDWARD HOLMAN CO.. Funeral direct.
ors. 820 3d st. Lady assistant. Phone M. S07.
JT. P. rTKXEY ft SON, 3d and Madison.
Lady attendant, phone Main S, A 1S8S.
ZELLER-BYBNES CO.. Fnneral Direct,
'ors, 272 Kusaell. East 1082. Lady assistant.
F. S. DCNNING. Undertaker 414 East
Alder. Lady assistant. Phone aat 6t.
McENTEE-ERICSON CO. Undertakers!
lady assistant. 40S Alder. M SUS.
ffin Australian. Wyoming and Wash in r ton
u"CoaJ delivered promptly in- any quan
tity. Phone us your order. star Coal Co
40 2d st. Phones Main 181S. A. 1984.
pna Kemmerer coal, tho best Wyo
ming coal; gives mora heat and less
ash. Churchley Bros.. 13th and Marshall
sts. Phones Main 931, A 3931.
Vlni-iet Cnt Flowers always fresh from
our own conservatories. Martin
A Forbes Co 47 Washington st. fiota
Electric Fixtures "ho '
prices are right. All work guaranteed.
Western Electric Works. 61 Sixth street.
"PIntinf Knives. Forks and all SUverwara
liau,,6 replated as good as new. Oregon
Plating Works. 16th and Alder. Main
f-n-l Richmond and Wallsend Australian.
V""1 Independent Coal & ice Company,
opposite city Library- Both phones.
Beatrice Evelyn Wilson
May 12. S:15 P. M.
Tickets on Pale at Box Office After 10 A. M.
Monday. May 10. Don't Forget the Date.
Wednesday. May 12, S:1S P. M.
Phones Main 1U; A 4324.
Empire Theater Co. ((Inc. t-essee. Geo. I.
Baker. Gn. Manager. Tonight, all this
week, matinee Saturday. Baker Stock Co.
in Eleanor Kobson's great success
MERELY MARY ANN
Evenings. 25c, 33c. 50c. Mats.. 15c, 25c.
Next week "The Little Minister.
LYRIC Theater, 7th and Alder
Phones A 1026. Main 46S5. Prices. 10. 20, 300
Corner Seventh and Alder Streets.
WEEK OF MAY OTH. '
The popular Lyric Stock Company In the
great temperance xirama.
TEN NIGHTS IN A BARROOM."
Every evening at 8:15; matinees Sunday,
Tuesday. Thursdav and Saturdav. nt 2:15.
Special Children's Matinee Saturday
Next week "Thelma."
MART , A 1020. Mattneea
Ex. Sundays and Holidays.
Week of May 10 Thos. H. Inc. In "Wlso
Mike"; Boslns Casselli: Sunny South (lO
People) ; C ombs & Stone; Wells & Sells;
Baader-LaVelle Trio; Dorothy Drew; Or
WEK1& STARTING MAT 10, '09.
Mr. and Mrs.
"A WILD ROSE."
Grover A Kichards.
Miller & Tempest.
The Variety Four,
Advanced Vaudeville, Stars of All Nations.
MR. AND MRS. EDWARD H. LUCAS
The well-known English artirts. In "Scenes
From Dickens," with special scenery and.
old English Furniture.
Matinees daily. ISc; two shows at night,
15c and 25c.
new programme: todav.
Bat the Ship Enter. Hongr Kong; Harbor
Juat the Same.
' MOTHERS, ATTENTION!
Send In Your Baby's Photo and Win a
Corner Vaughn and Twenty-fourth St a
MAY 11. 13. 13, 14, 15. 16.
Games begin weekdays 3:30 P. M.;
Sunday, 2:30 P. M.
Admission Bleachers, 25c; Grand
stand, Guc; Boxes, 25c extra. Children:
Bleachers, 10c; Grandstand, 25c
Ladies' Day Friday.
Boys under 12 free to bleachers
RELIABLE business man going to Prince
Rupert auction will buy for several clients.
T 71, Oregonian.
Graded streets, cement side
walks and cement curbs,
Bull Run water. Prices ad
vance 25 per cent Monday,
May 17. Office open Sunday
from '10 to 4.
Smith & Stearns
305 Abington Bldg.
Phones, M 7807, A 3128.
A HIGH-GRADE, CLOSE-IN,
EXTRA LONG LOT, WITH
ALLEY IN THE REAR, IN
WHERE YOU HAVE AS
PHALT STREETS, CEMENT
WALKS, WIDE AVENUES,
PARKS, SHADE TREES SET
IN FRONT OF EVERY LOT,
J 0 DOWN Io A MONTH
INTEREST 6 '
SEE AGENTS AT THE OF
FICE ON THE GROUND OR
F. W. T0RGLER
106 Sherlock Bldg.
STRONG & CO.,
605 Concord Bldg.
NOB HILL HOME
Terms $500 down, J50 per month.
Eight rooms; solid stone foundation;
every modern convenience. The most
FIDEIITT TRUST COMPANY (Owner)
901 Board of Trade BIdK.
Phone Main 447.
BEST BUY Ofj MARKET
Full lot fexr fprt nnrth Hnipl Port.
land, renting $600 per month.
Ground alone 'worth money.
Jackson S Deering
246 Stark St.
100x100, ' southwest corner Ninth and
Weidler, with 8-room house, full
basement, furnace, etc. $7000. Terms
with sufficient cash payment. Ground
worth $5000. House Insured for
9 -room house with modern conveni
ences. Lot 100x100. Fruit and shrub
bery of all kinds. $4600. Terms.
EAST 35th, NEAR HAWTHORNE AVE.
5-room house, new and modern, built
by present owner. Excellent neigh
borhood. Price $2400. $1000 cash.
Terms on balance.
REAL ESTATE DEPARTMENT
SAVINGS & TRUST
247 WASHINGTON STREET. " !
Six-room house, situated on Leo
ave.. near the new Ttrnnnsprl Pitv
Park; beautiful lawn; owner must
sen. 1 His is a bargain at JoU.
322-324 Board of Trade Bldg.
PARK and YAMHILL Sts.
CORNER, and 3-STORY BLDG.
G.B. FIELDS S CO.
412-413 Board of Trade Bldg.
Phones A 2561, Main 4o61.
Corner on OREGON ST.
between Union ave. and
the river: with thppA
houses, bringing $70 per month; $21,500
1 AAvl rtrt Corner between Oregon,
lUUXlUU Holladay ave.. Union ave
luuaiuu and river. $17j500.
Must sell one of the above; they are
both gilt edge; both sure moneymak-.
ers; take your choice.
AGENTS GET BUSY
Owner, 672 Weidler. Phone O 1401.
$20 per month, will buy a nice home o
four, five or seven rooms In
Near- Second and Curry streets. Beats
paying rent. Walking distance
and no bridges to cross.
Grussi & Zadow
317 Board of Trade Bids., 4th and Oak.
Acre tracts. Good soil. No gravel.
All cleared and cultivated. 20 min
utes out; Be carfare. School and
church near. Free mail delivery.
From $S00 to $1000. 13asy terms.
KNAPP & MACKEY,
213 Board of Trade Bldg.
. J i
J. J. OEDER,
Cor. Grand Ave. and E. Ankeny.
Half acre, with modern eight-room
house. 20 full-bearing fruit trees, large
barn and chicken-yard. On Kast Side,
between two carlines. Terms, $1000
down, balance monthly payments. This
is good. See it.
.GEO. D. SCHA1K,
Main 3D2. A 2392. 2G4 Stark St.
West Side Corner
On fourth st., a few blocks from
postoffice; bringing in a good income.
PORTtAJiD SICCESS REALTY CO,
CIS Board of Trade Bldg.
BRAZKE - STREET
Lots 50x100. Including
lO Per Cent Caah, Bat,
See SCIIOO.N MAKER,
708-9 Corbett Bldg
Phones M 7855, A 6722
823 Worcester Bide.
Phone. Main 8371. A 401.
Personally inspecting Prince Rupert;
attending auction. Clients served rea
sonably. References furnished. T. A.
Reynolds, 1621 Portsmouth ave.