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THE MOKIVTXG OKEGCTVTA1V. THUKSDAT, ATJGTTST 7, 1913-"
.Rhode Island Senator iSays
South Is Favored at New
FURTHER PROGRESS MADE
Metal Schedule Virtually Is Com'
pleted Senate Refuses Reduc
tion of Duty on Breech
WASHINGTON". Aug. 6. Senator Lip
Pitt, of Rhode Island, aroused Demo
cratic leaders of the Senate to spirited
teplies today when, discussing the cot
ton schedule, he charged that It dis
criminated asainst New England in
favor o the South, and that it was pre
Senator Hoke Smith, of Georgia, ve
hemently denied the charge of sec
tionalism. He called attention to the
fact that the sub-committee which con
sidered the cotton schedule was com
posed of Senator Johnson, of Maine
Senator Hughes, of New Jersey, and
Senator Stone, of Missouri, referring
to Senator Lippltt as a cotton manu
facturer, remarked that the time had
passed when representatives of the "in
teresrs" could write the tariff laws.
"Before the distinguished Senator
from Rhode Island graced this body
with his official presence, said Sen
ator Stone, "he was before the com
mittee of House and Senate represent
ing this very industry. It is not to the
credit of our legislation of the past
that the representatives of the cotton,
wool, steel and other interests were
permitted by the committees of Con
gress actually to prepare the tariff
New Era Predicted.
"We are entering on a different era.
We desire as far as possible to sub
serve the well-being of the manufac
turer, but the fact must be recognized
that we have gone beyond the period
when the interests can prepare the
schedules. Because of it the American
people at the last election entered their
"Assaults made 'n this bill along
that line, superstitious and contemp
tuous, will have no effect in deterring
us or in changing the fixed purpose to
make a tariff in the interest of the
Senator Weeks, of Massachusetts,
asked Senator Stone to name some of
the monopolies he referred to.
"Perhaps," Senator Stone replied, "the
Senator would like me to mention the
steel Industry, the wool industry and
the cotton mills of New England, whose
stocks have sold at 200 or 200 per cent
because of the enormous profits under
the operation of these outrageous tar
iffs. Dntjr on Rifles Retained.
"There is no monopoly In the cotton
Industry, the Senator knows," said Mr.
"It not monopoly, exploitation," Sen
ator Williams, of Mississippi, suggested.
Further progress in consideration of
the bill was made today, the metal
schedule being practically completed.
The first vote of the day came on
breech-loading rifles In an amendment
by Senator Smoot to reduce the duty
from 35 per cent to 25 per cent, the
present rate. The amendment was lost,
42 to 81.
STATION RIGHTS WANTED
Great Northern Plans to Obtain
Grounds on Reservation.
OREGON! AN NEWS BUREAU, Wash
ington, Aug. 6. The Senate recently
passed a bill. Introduced by Senator
Poindexter, granting station grounds
to the Great Northern Railway on the
Colville Indian reservation. The bill
cannot be brought ud in the House until
The grounds granted the company by
this bill are adjacent to the village of
Okanogan and will be 200 feet wide
and 3000 feet long, and In the event any
of the lands selected by the railroad
company have been previously taken
Vy Indians they shall be permitted to
Recover full damages from the Great
Northern road. The Tjnlted States re
serves the right to cross this ground
with irrigation canals, roads or tele
phone lines, or forjother purposes.
FUNDS FOR FAIR ASSURED
lUorrow County Has $35 00 for First
SALEM, Or.. Aug. 6. (Special N.
C. Maris, field worker industrial fairs,
reports as follows to Superintendent of
Public Instruction Churchill regarding
"With the sum received from the
. state, an appropriation from the county,
one from the City of Heppner, $1000 do
nated by the business men of that place
and what will be received from conces
sions and. entry fees. It looks like the
Morrow County Fair Association will
have about $3500 for the first annual
county fair, September 25, 26 and 27.
"The last day of the fair will be
pioneers day, and school children's
day, and there will be something to at
tract every one in the county, big, little,
young and old." t
MANAGER HELD FOR TRIAL
Covinrton, Kj., Court Fixes Blame
for liealh on Motordrome.
CINCINNATI. Aug. 6. Manager J. W.
Kberhardt, of the Lagoon Motordrome,
where ten persons met death as a re
sult of a motorcycle accident last week,
was held to the grand jury on a charge
of involuntary manslaughter, following
a preliminary hearing in Covington,
The court decided that there was
not evidence enough to warrant the
binding over of J. H. Rush, of Cleve
land, representative of the Motorcycle
League, and Arthur Wilbur, manager
cf the Lagoon, for whom warrants
charging them with Involuntary man
slaughter also had been Issued, and
those two were dismissed.
sion not to participate in the Panama-Pacific
The editorial says it will be difficult
to refuse Secretary of State Bryan's
request for such re-consideration unless
the reasons for the refusal to partici
pate are absolutely invincible and it is
Impossible a modification of the Gov
ernment's attitude might provoke cor
responding modifications in the attitude
of British manufacturers and traders.
Contending the effort is well worth
while in order to preserve and promote
good feeling, the Post says:
"This country in its relations with
America has swallowed so many camels
that it seems out of point to strain so
heavily at a gnat."
The Daily Chronicle in an editorial
likewise urges the government to
recognize the San Francisco exposition.
The Daily Mail, in an editorial, says
it thinks Foreign Secretary Grey's rea
sons for Great Britain's non-participation
eminently practical. "It is useless
to show our goods to an American
customer," the editorial continues,
"when an enormous tariff wall has
been erected for the sole purpose of
preventing him from buying them."
NEW OFFICERS ELECTED
EVANGELICAL ASSOCIATION AIDS
IX CORKAX WORK.
More Chance for Boy Urged and
History of Sunday School Given
at Jennings Lodge.
JENNINGS LODGE, Or., Aug. 6.
(Special.) At today's session of the
convention of the Evangelical Asso
elation officers of the Oregon and Fu-
get Sound districts of the Sunday
School League were elected as follows:
Oregon Rev. E. D. Hornschurch,
president; Katherlne Voegeleine, vice
president; Eva Bishoff, recording sec
retary; Miss Bessie Holt, corresponding
secretary; Raymond Blled, treasurer;
Rev. P. Conklin and Walter Krupke,
members of the Sunday school board.
Puget Sound Alvin Matzke, presi
dent; J. H. Kindred, vice-president;
Helen Wilke, recording secretary; Miss
A Merke, corresponding secretary;
Frederick Herzog, treasurer; Mr. Her
miller and Rev. F. B. ' Culver, mem
bers of Sunday school board.
Following an address by Pyong K.
Toon, of Seoul, Corea, on the condi
tions of his native country, a collec
tion of $50 was taken up.
An address on "Giving the Boy a
Chance," was delivered by Mr. Hollis,
of the Portland Young Men's Christian
Rev. Mr. Martin, In an address
on "Our Unfinished Task," jjave, the
history of the Sunday school from Its
early organization for poor street
gamins to the present and cited sta
tistics to show that the Sunday school
is an important factor in conversions.
Mr. Martin said that an overwhelm
ing majority of Christians became con
verted before reaching the age of 23
years. He declared that 65 per cent of
the Sunday School membership is lost
from the church. In Oregon, he said,
more than 100.000 children are not to
be found In Sunday school, while the
number out of Sunday school in the
United States was 23.000,000.
MINERAL ENTRIES SOUGHT
Poindexter Bill "Wo old Permit Min
ing on Spokane Reservation.
OREGON IAN NEWS BUREAU, Wash
lngton, Aug. 6. Another attempt is to
be made in this Congress to authorize
mineral entries on the Spokane Indian
Senator Poindexter has introduced a
bill which provides that any lands on
the Spokane reservation, classified and
reserved as timber lands, or other pub
lic lands to which the Indian title has
been extinguished, formerly included
In the Spokane reservation, shall be
open to exploration, location, occupa
tion and purchase under the mining
laws of the United States.
Graves Music Co. Removal Sale
Continued at 1 1 1 Fourth St.
New Building not yet ready at 149-151 Fourth Street. "Ye need
necessarily continue the sale of Pianos and Player Pianos still on hand, as
also the carloads of .New Pianos and Player Pianos ordered for 149-151
Fourth Street, now arriving at 111 Fourth Street. -
NEW AND USED ALIKE ALL REDUCED FOR QUICK SELLING
vo room the pianos must be sold forthwith, so here goes one kind:
Brand New $375 Piano
9QCSale 0-A( Saving CIA Sends it to
DLJJ Price tDltVior yon J X W your home DUit
C 1 A Sends it to
dlU your home
YOU CAN AFFORD TO PAY $10 CASH YOU CAN AFFORD TO FAY
You can, therefore, afford to let us deliver one of these elegant, full.
Fweet-tone, easy-action pianos, containing all of the latest improvements,
to your home today. -
We are offering entirely new pianos- this -week, not used, not shop
worn, not damaged, but brand new pianos just received from the factories
too soon tor our new building no room here they must all go quickly,
and, therefore, prices on brand new pianos are actually reduced to the price
or used ones to sell them at once.
Other Pianos $125, $165, $185, $215, etc.
Player Pianos $365, $395? $415, $465, etc
START WITH $1.00
Make your selection now and pay $1 down, if you do not' want to nay
the full payment, and then before delivery you pay the balance of $5 or
$y or whatever agreement you make for the first payment, and the bal
ance ifb monthly, etc., until the piano is paid for m full.
Every Piano br Player Piano purchased carries with it the Graves Musii
Co. guarantee of satisfaction, as also the usual guarantee from each man
ufacturer or these new musical instruments; besides ve will take it in ex
change within one year, allowing full amount paid if desired.
Removal Sale Catalogue of Musical Instruments mailed you on request.
GRAVES MUSIC CO., Ill Fourth St.
DEMAND IS DENIED
ENGLAND MAY RECONSIDER
Some Newspapers Want Exhibit at
Fair, Another Does Xot.
LON-rOX. Aug. 6. The Morning Post,
in an editorial today in which it takes
the ground that the financial considera
tion Involved is relatively small, urges
tho Government to reconsider its iocl-
Sommervllle Seeks Damages.
ASTORIA, Or., Aug. 6. (Special.)
G. B. H. Sommerville, of Portland, one
of the men who was arrested here last
March on the allegation that he was
fraudulently representing- the Masonic
Lodge in soliciting members for a
lodge, filed a suit here today against
Attorney A. TV. Nordblad for $10,000.
The damages are asked for false imprisonment.
Family Reunited After Ten. Years.
KLAMATH FALLS Or., Aug. 6. (Spe
cial.) After a separation of ten years
the family of Moses Leonetti are re
united. Mr. Leonetti came to this coun
try from Italy in 1903 and is living in
Shlppington Addition. Recently he sent
for his family, and Mrs. Leonitti came
with their seven children.
Cole Sentenced, Then Paroled.
ASTORIA, Or.. Aug. 6. (Special.)
In the Circuit Court today James E.
Cole pleaded guilty to obtaining money
under false pretenses by passing bogus
checks. He was sentenced to Eervc
from one to five years in the peniten
tiary and then paroled during good behavior.
Foss Strikers, 200 Strong, In
PUBLIC HEARING WANTED
When Board of Arbitration Says
Date Mnst Be Set Ahead, Appeal
Is Made to Governor, Who
Is Powerless to Act.
BOSTON, Aug. 6. Two hundred
strikers from two Hyde Park manu
facturing plants controlled by Governor
Foss stormed the Statehouse today,
demanding an immediate hearing of
their grievances by the" State Board
of Arbitration. Chairman Howland
refused to receive the party, explain
ing that the board was occupied with
The strikers then appealed to Gov
ernor Foss, Insisting that he order the
state board to receive tfie petitioners
at once. The Governor replied that
he had no authority.
The strikers paraded up Beacon
Hill. A few young women bearing
American nags headed the line.
The coming of the men. whose quar
rel with the Governor has been bitter
since they went out several weeks ago.
had been heralded, and at the Capitol
they found policemen stationed at all
the entrances, so they halted under
A moment later a sergeant-at-arms
appeared and warned the strikers that
they must not block the archway. He
added, however, that all who could be
vouched for as strikers at the Foss
plants would be admitted to .the build
ing. The men then filed into the
Capitol and a committee of four en
tered the office of the state board.
When Chairman Howland appeared the
chairman of the delegation said:
"We, the Foss strikers, demand a.
"It will not be granted," the chair
man replied. "We are now consider
ing other matters. Usually when
there is a desire for a public hearing
those interested show us the courtesy
of asking for a formal date."
TEMPORARY WAY PROVIDED
BUI Would Govern Senatorial Ejec
tions Where States Do Not Act.
OREGONIAN NEWS BUREAU, Wash
ington, Aug. 6. Senator Poindexter, of
Washington, Is author of a, bill pro
viding temporary means of electing
United States Senators next year in
those states 'which have not passed
laws covering the subject sincei the
adoption of the popular flections
amendment to the Constitution. The
Poindexter bill Is simple and merely
"In each state which at the next gen
eral election shall be entitled to elect
a Senator of the United States and in
which . no provision shall have been
made by the Legislature of the state
for the nomination and election of said
Senator, said nomination and election
shall be made and held in the same
manner and according to the same
forms as may now be provided In said
state for the nomination and election
of Representatives In Congress. When
ever the Legislature of the said state
shall have made provision for said
nomination and election, this act shall
be of no further effect therein."
Honduras Accepts Peace Plan.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 6. American
Minister White at Tegucigalpa notified
the State Department today that Hon
duras has become the 26th nation to
accept President Wilson's peace plan
with the details suggested by Secre
tary Bryan. '
Through wild, trackless, silent, wonderful forests, across the
Coast Range Mountains and down the Salmonberry and
Nehalem Rivers, lies the route to the
Tillamook County Beaches
The journey only requires five hours. Every minute raises a new
picture, 'every mile a revelation.
THE COST IS NOMINAL
Round Trip Season Tickets . .$4.00
.Week-End Saturday to Monday. .$3.00
There are many miles of perfect sandy beaches on the old, old
ocean, with ample hotel and camp accommodations.
06 lEN WSM
Two trains a day in each direction.
Chair Buffet car on afternoon trains.
CITY TICKET OFFICE
80 SIXTH STREET, CORNER OAK
John M. Scott, General Passenger Agent
Powers' August Clearance Sale
Now in Full Swing '
The adjustment of stocks after the busiest season in our history compels a drastic cut in price be
fore we can safely start in on the Fall and "Winter campaign. The unusual demand for odd pieces
a chair, table or dresser from a suite has left many incomplete sets on hand, and the biggest
reductions are revealed in lines of this nature. Hundreds of pieces throughout the store bear spe
cial price tags, showing wonderful savings. It is a most opportune time to buy the new furnishings.
SOLID OAK CHAIR
With panel back, saddle-shaped
ished wax golden.
constructed' X mZ ZJ
"With high panel back
and box frame con
struction, h" i n i shed
wax goldeng2 Jj-J
With shaped legs
and claw feet. Has
wide top panel, verv
Btrongly (JO 1J
constructed DO 13
Upholstered in genu
ine Spanish leather,
has sq uare instead
Rull Quarter - sawed
stock. Genuine Span
ish leather seat.
Perambulators Go-Carts at Economy Prices
$28.50 English Perambulator, on sale
$30.00 Brown Perambulator, mohair
hood, on sale at
$33.00 Reed - Bodied Perambulator, on
$22.75 Folding- Go - Cart, mohair hood,
on sale at
5 Green Go - Cart, solid sides, on t m
at only, ) y.iJo
0 French Gray Perambulator, mo- (f0 f TEf
hood, on sale at DTTe O
0 Nickel - Trimmed Go - Cart, auto tf 1 r ff
, on sale at JplOelU
Folding- Go-Cart, now on sale at j f n
pric j o.yy
Brass Bed, Supported
Spring, Felted Mattress
Come in today and Inspect this
wonderful, complete bed outfit.
It consists of & guaranteed brass
bed, with heavy two-inch posts
and 10 filler rods an iron
frame spring with fabric top and
heavy cable edges, strongly sup
ported center, and a 40 - pound
sanitary layer felt mattress, cov
ered in heavy grade of blue and
white art twill ticking. The price
named is far below what this
outfit would ordinarily sell for.
The quality of each piece Is ab
solutely guaranteed by us. We
advise you to plan now for your
needs while the saving means so
much to you.
$16 Was Regular Price
On Special Sale at
This pretty Crib Is finished in gold
enamel. witH three brass spindles
fitted at top instead of scroll as
8how,i. It has high drop sides, with
filler rods arranged very close to
gether, and is very strong and sub
stantial. Fitted with a link; fabric
spring that will not sag.
A Gold Bronze Drop-Side
Iron Crib Is Specially
Priced This week at
Just as illustrated, having continu
ous rods and good spring. Measures
two feet in width and four feet in
length and finished gold bronze.
Our $12 High-Side Brass
Trimmed Iron Crib for
Extreme value at this price. Fin
ished in gold bronze. Has guaran
teed spring", brass top rails and
brass post knobs. The filler rods
are fitted closely tog-ether and
joined to rails by ball connections.
Good soft mattress to fit at low
It's the kind of a table for which you have always paid $4.50. Made
from clear white stock, with bins, drawers and kneading boards,
very strongly constructed.
Folding Card Tables
Ask for 2&C Stamps
This offer is exceptional. The tables are the
kind that ordinarily sell for $4.50. They are'
30 inches square, very strongly built and top
is covered with heavy green felt. They fold
compactly. One only to a customer.
Here Is a $ 1 2 Oak Library
Table Reduced to
We have Just two dozen to sell at this price, and they are the best $13
values we have ever shown. Exactly as pictured, built of selected oak
and finished fumed. The top measures 24x38 inches and has a drawer
17 Inches In width. Six slats are fitted Into the ends. The quantity will
not last long at this special price.
Ask for H&C Green Trading Stamps
t t " cot- 1 ra
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Chinese to Curtail Exhibits. "
PEKIX, Aug. 6. The Chinese gov
ernment will be unable, on account of
its financial difficulties, to furnish
the funds necessary to support the
Chinese exhibit at the Panama-Pacific
Exposition at San Francisco In the
'manner originally planned. The
Finance Minister hopes to obtain an
appropriation of $500,000, although
many members of the Chinese Parlia
ment oppose it. Several Chambers of
Commerce are reluctant on account of
the losses to merchants In the recent
There Ar two motor cars to one horse
dr.wn vhicl on. -Uauacbuietu roada.
FOOK SANG & CO.
S46 Pine St., Portland, Oreron. Phone A
CHtSESE FIRK JALfi fJSWELRY.
Also sold bracelet, algnet tngs and bit
truck lea in any design, made to order, with
names or rood luck Chinese chaj-alters en
graved thereon. Prices are very reasonable.
Orders promptly executed and sent prepaid
to any part o the U. S. We are sklUe4
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