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OltEGOXIAN. THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 1913.
IBIS GIBLTO LAY
RUIN TO GAMINETTI
Prisoner Declares He Will Not
Contradict Story as Told
by Young Miss.
DIGGS IS ASKED TO LEAVE
Defense Attorneys, Make Suggestion
to Convicted Member of Famous
Reno Party Wealthy Men
TTax-A TMaA on Jnnr.
BAN FRAJJCISCO. Aug. 17, With no
crowds storming the courtroom doors
or admittance; no stylishly dressed
romen filling the spectators' seats
md with only a number of morbid
loiterers cupping their ears for tha
estimony of the witnesses, the trial
kf P. Drew Camlnettl. charged with
violating the Mann white slave act.
proceeded today before the Jury that
was selected before the morning sea
sion was over.
The atmosphere Is different than
during the trial of Maury L Dlggs,
companion of Camlnettl, who was con
victed a week ago under the same ac
In the Dlggs case the Intense gen
eral Interest was manifested by the
large attendance and the variety of
people attracted. In the Camlnettl case
ha.lt the seats in the-courtroom are
vacant, the excitement has given way
to monotonous procedure and every
one, even the defense, seems anxious
to hurry and have the thing over.
MiM Non-la oh Stand Todar.
Miss Lola Norris, the Sacramento
girl Camlnettl is accused of having en
ticed away- with Marsha Warrington,
her chum, to Reno, Nev., will take the
stand tomorrow. It is expected by
counsel. Theodore Roche, Assistant
United States District Attorney, said
today that her testimony would be
Identical with that given In the case
Of DigKS. Miss Warrington will fol
low her on the stand.
Proseautor Roche made his state
ment of the Government's case almost
identical with that heard by the Diggs
Jury, wtlh one exception.
one thing more. ne concluded.
"and this the most Important In my
'We Intend to prove that Lola Norris
was a pure and virtuous girl up to tha
time she met Camlnettl and that canal
netti wrought her ruin. We shall
prove It from the Hps of Lola Norris
Camlnettl Not to Demy.
Camlnettl has already announoed
that he will contradict nothing to
which Lola Norris may testify.
Roche aald the Government would
not seek to prove that Camlnettl
bought the tickets, but that he gave
Lola Norris 120 to buy her ticket, and
hat Intr rtle-ff-n aald: "There must be
J lAder to this party," and bought the
Dlggs. attired In a natty suit of
brown and seemingly In the best of
spirits, took a seat next to Camlnettl
today. The attorneys for the defense,
the same who defended him, requested
him quietly to leave, and seeing the
wisdom of the suggestion he retired
to the corridor, where he spent the rest
of the day gaily chatting with deputy
marshals and court attendants.
Judsre'a Comment Pertinent.
Just before adjournment a pertinent
comment was made by Judge Van
Fleet bearing directly on Caminettl's
responsibility In the Reno trip. Coun
sel for the defense, in objecting to
questions asked by Roche seeking to
show the defendant had participated
In arranging and conducting the trip.
said that members of the train crew
and-the ticket agent who had testified
had failed to connect Camlnettl with
any of the transactions concerning the
purchase of tickets or the engaging
of the drawing-room of the train.
"It is not necessary," said the court.
in overruling the objection, "to show
that the defendant handled the money
or made the purchase. Certainly. If
the Government proves that he was in
the party, under the circumstances
they have set forth. It is sufficient
showing to develop the connection of
the defendant with the transaction.
' Four Witnesses Heard.
Four witnesses testified today. They
are: R. J. Simen. ticket agent at Sac
ramento; M. B. Jones, the conductor of
the train .upon which Camlnettl and his
companions rode to Reno on tne morn
lng of March 10; C H. Walbourn, the
Pullman conductor, who sold Dlggs the
drawing-room ticket, and S. A. Dedrick.
the colored porter who waited on the
party and helped them on and off the
A majority of the Jurors are married.
Their names follow:
William Adams, merchant, married.
Charles D. Clausen, architect, bach
elor, the only juror younger than the
defendant, who Is Z.
Aia L. White, wealthy lumber dealer,
70 years old, married, grown children.
Frederick S. Moody, business man,
married, has children, is wealthy.
, Francis J. Carolan, millionaire polo
player, club man and society leader.
K. C. Bradley, former general man
ager of the Pacific Telephone Sc Tele
graph Company, married, one son.
Charles E. Hunt, retired shoe mer
chant, married, no children.
Benjamin H. Dibblee. former captain
of the Harvard football team, broker,
married, no children.
C F. Michaels, wholesale drugs, mar.
rled, has children.
William Adams, fire Insurance,
Thomaa H. Hasklns, merchant, mar
ried, haa children.
William A. Heister, real estate, mar
ried, no children.
Conasel Refers to Polltira.
"Would the fact that National poli
tics have been Imported Into this case
have any tendency to Influence your
mind in arriving at a verdict?" was a
favorite question of Marshall Wood
worth, chief counsel for the defense.
"I think counsel uses a most unfor
tunate phrase," commented the court,'
after several repetitions. "I should be
sorry to think that what has arisen In
connection with this case could be
called National politics. I think it
micht be properly called party politics
Anticipating any attempt of the de
fense to show that Camlnettl fled to
Reno in a panic without thought cf
remaining and without preparations,
the Government will introduce evi
dence to prove that he resigned his
position as a clerk with the State
Board of Control and assigned his pay
warrant to a saloonkeeper before he
3 HURT BY EXPLOSION
Buried Dynamite Responds to Stroke
OREGON CITY. Or Aug. S7. (Spe
cial.) Twenty-five sticks of dynamite,
tamped by a, heavy crowbar after they
were supposed to have been fired, ex
ploded yesterday and blew three men
high into the air. All were injured and
one may not recover.
With an arm and a leg broken, his
head badly crushed and Internal injur
ries, W. C Ralney was carried to the
Oregon City Hospital after the explo
sion and is in a critical condition.
Before the men at work on the rock
crusher at First and Center atreets
could pick Rainey up they had to move
a rock estimated 'to weigh four tons.
Part of the boulder was resting on the
body of the unconscious man. The
force of the explosion blew Ralney 15
feet and piled the rock on top of him.
Rainey is 48 years of age and haa a
wife and several children.
Harry Cowden, 23 years of age. and
Matt Pollner, SO years, were blown 0
feet and fell In a pile of rock and dirt.
Dirt was blown by the force of the
blast into the flesh and the men were
painfully burned about the arms, face
and neck, although their other injuries
Wnrirmam had set the 25 dynamite
sticks for an explosion about 4 o'clock
in the afternoon.
For some reason the blast did not
fire. The men believed that It had
gone through the bottom and that they
wnnM have to reset the charge and
fire it again to blow out the side of
the hill. They picked up their heavy
orowbars and began the work of tamp
ing and setting for the second charge.
"We have struck something soft,"
said one of the workers as his bar set
tled Into the dynamite charge. Then
there was an explosion that was heard
all over the city and shook the win
dows of the houses close to ' the
Fragments of broken rock, boulders
that weighed several hundred pounds
and tons of dirt were blown Into the
air and a great crevasse torn In the
OFFICERS MAKING SEARCH FOR
11. XV. EVAXS, ATTORNEY.
Worry Over Loss of Position sfnd
Payment on I and Is Believed
Cau96 of Disappearance.
ROSEBURO. Or, Aug. 7. (SpeolaU
Officer of Roseburg tonight are
searching for H. W. Evans, a local at
torney, who disappeared from home in
West Rbseburg at 11 o'clook this
morninsr. Evans came here from Min
neapolis about two years ago and ac
cented employment In the law onice
of O. P. Coshow. A few weeks ago
he lost this position and haa slnoe been
working In various capacities. He
had. promised, to work this afternoon
for County Judge Dexter Rice and
when he failed, to appear at the Court
house at the appointed time Mrs.
Evans was notified. She informed
Judge Rice that he left home with the
intention of going to the Courthouse
at 11 o'clock.
As soon aa Evans' disappearance be
came known Deputy Sheriff Stewart.
County Judge Rice and a number of
other persons began a search. At
o'clock tonight no trace of the missing
man had been found.
Evans recently purchased a tract of
land In West Roaeburg on the Install
ment plan and he had worried consid
erably over meeting the payments.
This, coupled with the loss of his po
sition, la attributed as the reason for
his disappearance, Evana Is about
40 years of age and has a wife and,
OLD VETERANS TO VISIT
Men Fought in Same Regiment, but
Have Never Known Each Other.
COTTAGE GROVE, Or, Aug. 17.
(Special.) To visit a war comrade
whom he had never seen, L. B. Moon,
who with his wife had been visiting
their daughter, Mrs. S. E. McGavran,
left Monday for Portland, where they
will be guests of A. C. Borthwlck, a
real estate man of that city, and ex
state commander of the Grand Army of
Messrs.. Borthwlck and Moon served
together in the same regiment, the
First New Tork heavy artillery, but
had never met until this time. The
Moons are from Kansas, and when Mrs.
Moon was out here last year Mr. Borth
wlck. learning that her husband had
been such a close associate in the war,
Mr. and Mrs. Moon will leave Thurs
day for Seattle for a week's visit be
fore returning to their Kansas home.
They came out here to avoid the ter
rific Bummer heat which afflicted the
Sunflower state, and may make this
their permanent home In the near future.
PICKERS GO TO HOPYARDS
Hundreds Assemble at Independence)
to Aid in Harvest.
INDEPENDENCE. Or. Aug. 27. (Spe
cial.) As time for beginning of the hop
harvest draws near, the town Is fill
Ins; ud with pickers who have come to
help us harvest the crop. Every train
is now loaded, and from now on It will
be impossible for trains to get out of
this city on time. The picking will
not begin until next week, but hun
dreds of pickers have already come
and are coming in early so as to get
the best camping grounds.
The weather Is still good and the
quality of the hops still keeps up. On
account of the light yield in some
yards, it Is impossible to tell yet
whether the crop will be heavy or
light. All yards report full crews of
pickers, and It Is expected that all of
the crop will be saved this year.
ROAD MONEY IS ALLOTTED
Forestry Recommendations Ap
proved by Acting Governor Hart.
OLTMPIA, Wash.. Aug. 27. (Special.)
Among the projects upon which road
money of the Government Forestry
Service Is to be spent In 1914.' accord
ing to recommendations received here
from A. F. Potter, acting forester, and
approved by Acting Governor Hart, are
Cowlits River road, from Big Bot
tom country, in Lewis County, $1000.
to be expended above Lewis on State
Road, No. 5.
Footbrldse across Cowlits River at
Lewis. $1000; settlers to raise the bal
Wind River Valley Road, Skamania
County, from Carson to camp of Wind
River Valley Lumber company, siaoo.
TWIN CIIIES THRIVE
IN LAND OF PLENTY
Milton and Freewater, Rivals.
Live Harmoniously, With
Soil Yielding Richly.
FRUIT OUTPUT IMMENSE
POSTOFFICE AGAIN ROBBED
Cracksmen Get Away With $280 in
Cash and $500 in Stamps.
INDEPENDENCE. Or, Aug. 27.
(Special) The postofflee at Monmouth
again was robbed last night. This
is the second robbery within six weeks.
The first time little was lost, but last
night the robbers cracked the safe and
obtained $-80 In cash and about $500
worth of stamps.
Nitroglycerine was used to blow off
the door of the safe. The cracks In the
door were plugged up with soap. Post
master Wolverton believes It was the
work, of amateurs.
Prosperous Towns In Heart of Fer
tile Walla Walla Valley Have
Better Outlook Than Ever; Fu
ture Consolidation Likely.
BY ADDISON BENNETT.
TWIN CITIES. Umatilla County. Or,
Aug. 27. (Special Correspondence.)
It would be as Impossible to write an
article about Freewater without men
Honing Milton as It would to write
about Milton without having much to
say about Freewater. So I will call
the two places the nam often given
them and endeavor to give the reader a
fair idea of their standing.
Milton was Quite an old town long
before Freewater was ever thought of.
When the 0.-W. E.4K. was built from
Pendleton north to Walla Walla, the
engineers found It impracticable to
run directly through the little town of
Milton. It missed It by a mile, or about
that dlstanoe. I meant the heart of the
town, for the depot la in the eltv lim
its. A few years later a little trading
point started up just outside of the city
limits, but near tha depot. In time this
place began to be Called Freewater, by
which name It Is still known. There
are various stories about the cause for
the establishment of this town, but
let It be attributed to business reasons
pure and simple. No matter how It
came about, no matter how fortunate
for some and unfortunate for others
It was the people of the two places
have practically forgot'.en their dif
ferences, and seem to be maklnir united
errorta to build ud the Twin Cities.
No doubt when the present population
is doubled or trebled, as It will be in a
mighty few years, the people of the
Twin Cities will get together In a spirit
of friendship snd amity and unite the
two places under one city government.
Tevra la Wonderful Valley.
This Is In that portion of the won
derful Walla Walla valley, belonging to
Oregon. The river runs through Milton,
and there separates Into two streams,
one being called the Little Walla Walla
and the other retaining the name
Walla Walla. The former flows through
Freewater. The main valley lies off to
the north, northwest and northeast,
towards Walla Walla and Its environs.
The entire country, nearly all of it, be
tween here and the ridge north of that
city, la practically a vast garden spot.
much of It covered with fruit tree a
And In the entire state of Oregon there
is no more prosperous - section than
this. While It Is a fruit country first
and a garden section second, there Is
something being shipped almost every
day from early In March until the first
of the next January, and when Winter
applea sell a trifle slow, as they did last
year, the shipments of fruits and
produce keep up the year through.
I said it is a prosperous section; I
can go farther and say that It never
before had a better outlook than It has
today. Remember now 1 am not speak
ing of Milton or Freewater, but of
both of them, and the district In which
they are situated.
Perhaps it will be well to explain
that It Is an irrigated district. The
annual precipitation hereabouts Is
oftener under 15 inches than above it.
The wheat lands around get but one
crop in two years. The land now in
orchards and gardens was all in wheat
before water was put on it. Now
water la taken from the Walla Walla
River for much of the grult and garden
section, but a good deal of land is irrl
gated by pumping from wells.
Water Righta Well Adjusted.
Irrigation here is an art. In no
place that I know of do the water
users, the irrigators, get better service
from the water at their disposal than
here. Indeed, the irrigators of this
section are noted for that. Another
thing the water rights of this entire
valley have been adjusted, so there Is
no longer any friction or , disputed
Each city has a good weekly newt-
paper. The Milton Eagle la one of the
best papers any small state has, and
One of the best known. It haa been
successfully running almost 27 years.
The present proprietors are Bruce
Shangle and O. E. Dldlon. They are
making money, and everybody here
eems proud of the paper they are get
On the Freewater tide Is the Free-
water Times, which Is in Its 12th vol
ume. D. C Sanderson and his son, S.
Bevltt, are the owners, editors and
managers. Ther too are making money
and getting out a good, live little sheet.
Both the Times and the Eagle are all
home print. Neither of them uses any
There are two railroads here, the O.
W. R. ft N. and the Walla Walla Elec
tric. The latter has a train each way
every hour from I A. M. to I P. M, and
several later trains. It is 12 miles to
Walla Walla by the steam road, IS by
the trolley. Both of these roads are
doing a wonderful business here,
fruit Shipments Large,
Fully 1000 carloads of fruit and vege
tables will be shipped from here dur
ing the year 1912, and nobody can es
timate anywhere near accurately the
smaller shipments. Then come the grain
shipments, about 100,000 sacks, and per
haps 200 carloads of hay and alfalfa.
Add to these figures the stock ship
ments and the merchandise shipped In.
and it will be seen that the railroads,
principally the O.-W. R. & N, get a big
revenue from the freights handled in
and out of the Twin Cities.
All the fruit this year Is being han
dled through the Milton Fruitgrowers'
Union and the Walla Walla Fruitgrow
ers' Association, in connection with the
Pacific States Central Selling Agency.
The two former see to grading, pack
ing and shipping the products, and the
latter does the selling. This Is the first
season of this arrangement, the local
packing-houses heretofore doing their
own selling. But thus far the present
arrangement is more than satisfactory.
W. B. Brooke, the president of the. Free
water Commercial Club, said that last
year the prunes (one of the big crops
here) brought the shippers an average
of $12.60 a ton; this year they have ao
far netted $35. Cherries last season
were a drug at a price scarcely above
the cost of freight, packing and. boxes:
this year they have averaged $50 a ton
net. More than 210 tona were shipped
East, through a San Francisco house, to
be "maraschlnoed." These were Royal
Annes. It is said that a number of
Royal Anne trees in the district netted
their owners $35 a tree, lots of them
ran above $16 a tree. This Is net, de
ducting all picking, packing and freight
Milton Has glx Churches.
Milton is a town of churches and
church people. There are six churches
in the little burg Methodist Episcopal.
Presbyterian, Adventist (Seventh Day,
Baptist, Christian and Church of God.
On the Freewater side they have the
Catholic and a federated church, the
latter being a consolidation of several
organizations of different denomina
tions. There Is also a college, the Co
lumbia College, on the Milton side,
where they educate people for the min
istry. This belongs to the Methodist
Episcopal Church South. It haa dur
ing the term about 14S students.
Whatever one may think of the
towns' being divided and scattered, one
thing is certain on school Questions
there are no division, no dissent or dis
cord. All of the territory In the two
placea la in one school district. There
Is a good grade school in each town
and a central high school in the center
of the district, midway between the
two places. There Is also a small over
flow grade achool on the Milton aide.
The taxable property of the district
exceeds $1,000,000, so the tax Is low.
Professor J. J. Sturglll is city superin
tendent and principal of the high
school. He Is said to be an efficient
man, one who maintains the best of
discipline and yet retains the esteem of
his pupils and teachers. The people
in both towns speak highly of their
schools and attribute their high stand
ing largely to Professor Sturglll.
Just now many Inhabitants there are
In ' the places is a question to which
I would not like to venture an answer.
By the census of 110 Milton had 1280
and Freewater (60. Do the two placea
still have about the same relative num
ber! The answer yon will get to that
question depends on the town you are
In I should Judge two to one Is not
far from the present standing, bow
STATE WILL COLLECT
HOLDERS OF LAND MUST PAT CP
INTEREST IX WASHINGTON.
Contract of Delinquents Ordered
Canceled -Where Improvements
Have Not Been Made.
OLTMPIA. Wash, Aug. 27. (Special)
Democratio members of the State
Board of Land Commissioners definite
ly asserted themselves yesterday and
addVted resolutions instructing the
Republican Commissioner of Public
Lands, Clark V. Savidge, to proceed
forthwith to cancel and annul all land
contracts on which Interest payment is
delinquent and where no substantial
improvementa have been made.
State Forester Ferris, who as a
member of the board. Introduced the
reaolutlon, followed it with aharp
comments on the policy of the land
office to date In this matter. "It haa been
the practice to permit such persons to
hold large areas for two or three years
without even psylng the Interest, and
then when they have opportunity to
dispose of such Ianda at a big profit to
allow them to come In and pay up,"
said Ferris. Ferris added he did not
believe It should be the policy of the
board to work a hardship on farmers
who have made improvements on their
lands In good faith.
The Board of Land Commissioners
consists of the Commissioner of Pub
llo Lands, an elective official and the
State Forester and the three members
of the Tax Commission, all appointive
officials and all Democrats at present.
In past years, however, the policy of
the board always haa been guided by
the suggestions of the Land Commis
sioner, except for a short time during
the administration of Governor Hay,
when hie appointees clipped the wings
of Land Commissioner Ross. Now It
appears that Governor Lister's Demo
cratic appointees have determined to
take over active direction of land
BANDON MAN IS MISSING
Slgval Johnson Not Seen by Friends
Since Early Part of Month.
BANDON. Or, Aug. 27. (Special.)
Bigval Johnson, brother of Captain
Johnson, of the tug Kliyham, disap
peared mysteriously from Bandon Au
gust 4 and has not been seen In Ban
don since. Captain Johnson only today
grew uneasy because of his Brother's
failure to appear in Bandon within the
last few days, and upon lnvestla-atlon
at the Lyons-Johnson lumber mill.
where his brother waa employed, found
that ne naa not oeen seen there.
Captain Johnson found that his
brother waa seen last at the McAdams
saloon. McAdams aays that Johnson
waa sober and In good condition. John
son had about $30 In money and was
not drinking heavily and not carous
ing at that time. He is SO years of
age. single, of sound health, able
bodied and of industrious habits. He
has light complexion. . clean shaven
heavy set and S feet 3 inches In helaht
When seen last he wore a cap, blue
overalls and a gray coat. His brother
tears he has met with violence.
NIGHT - NOISES DISTURB
Eugene Council, However, Decides
to Let Gravel Trucks Run.
EUGENE. Or, Aug. 27. (Special.)
That troublesome consciences, rather
than the passing motor trucks, keep
some Eugene persons awake, was the
suggestion offered at the Council meet
ing by Y. D. HensllL Alderman, when
Mayor To ran mentioned protests that
have been made at the noise of the
gravel haulers at night. Macadamlx
ing of roads leading out of Eugene has
made a heavy demand on the crushed
rock dealers, whose five-ton trucks are
kept going throughout the day and
night to keep ahead of the workmen
on the roads.
Another Councilman suggested that
the railroads and other evidences of
prosperity make much noise at night,
and. that the best thing to do Is to
get 'accustomed to the noise.
The gravel trucks are still running.
BARS IN STATIONS TO PASS
New Law Will Become Effective Sat
SALEM. Or, Aug. 27. (Special.)
Next Saturday night will see the end
of all saloons located In or near rail
road stations, the law passed at the
last session of the Legislature, making
them Illegal, becoming effective Sep
tember 1. The fight to do away with
saloons In railway stations was atarted
by Governor West more than a year
ago. when an effort waa made to close
the bars in the Jefferson-street station,
in Portland, through injunction pro
ceedings. It developed that the exist
ing law relating to the subject was not
sufficient to close the saloons and a
new one was passed.
The law affects a large number of
aaloons throughout the state. So far
as is known, the saloon men have no
intention of fighting the law.
Piano Falls on Depot Agent.
CARLTON. Or, Aug. 27. (Special.)
Charles Brandaw, assistant freight
and baggage agent of the Southern Pa
cific, was seriously hurt yesterday
when a piano which he was moving to
the depot from a car tipped over and
caught his legs. His ankles and one
leg are badly bruised, and he will be
in the hospital for some time. He
came here a short time ago from Hllls
boro, where his' parents reside.
Charge Purchases Remainder of Month Go on Sept. Bill, Payable Oct. 1
Z&C Stamps on Charge Accounts If Paid in Full on or Before the 10th'
Olds, Wortman King
Reliable Merchandise Reliable Methods
Stare Hoars SiSO te 6 ISO Dally, Except Satarday.
Satarday Honrs StSO A. X. te BiSS P. M.
Women's Linen Suits Greatly Reduced
Grades Selling to $32.50 at
Second Floor Final Cleanup of women's and
misses' Linen Suits for less than cost of making.
A number of different lines, left after the season's active selling, which
we want to dispose of at once. If you are at all interested we advise you
to come early in the day, before the best ones are picked out. Plain
tailored or dressy styles some "with belted backs others in Balkan
and Russian blouse effects, while there are several models along strictly
tailored lines. Good assortment of colors, also white, and nearly all sizes.
Suits included in this offering which sold lor- JJQ QQ
merly up to $32.50. Your choice at low price of pi7a70
$15 Linen Suits, Now $4.98
All Linen Coats at V2 Price
Second Floor Linen Suits in
great many different Btyles some
plain tailored some in popular
Balkan blouse effects others in
belted styles. All this season's new
est models. Pink, blue, white,
leather, green and tan. Suits sell
ing formerly up to QQ
$15.00. Tour choioe 7 O
Second Floor Take your choice of
any Linen, Eponge or Crash Coat
for today at just one-half price.
$ 6.00 Linen Coats for $ 2.50
$12.50 Linen Coats for S 6.25
$13.75 Linen Coats for 6.88
118.50 Linen Coats for $ 9.25
$20.00 Linen Coats for SIO.OO
$27.60 Linen Coats for $13.75
This Dainty .89
Crepe Kimono pJL
Second Floor Made from fine quality cot
ton crepe in many pretty floral effects and
handsome colorings. Styled Empire also
in the popular loose effects. Attractively
trimmed with silk bands, plaited ribbons
and pipings. Splendid assortment of light
and dark colors to select from and full
range of sizes. Made with stitched collar and Dutch necks.
Styled exactly like the cut. Priced special for today's selling at
S. & K. Green Trading Stamps given with all cash purchases amounting to
10c or more. Present your cash saleschecks at stamp booth on Main Floor.
Sale Balkan Blouses 98c, $1.29, $1.49
Dept, Second Floor For today's selling we offer three special lines
women's and misses' Balkan Blouses at decidedly lower prices. Made
from best grade Galatea in white or tan. Nicely finished with colored col
lars and cuffs. Also in all white. Full line of sizes. jj T LCk
For this sale they are priced at special 9SS $1.29 and pJ..S
Special Offerings Children's Wash Dresses
At the Main Floor, Center Circle
At 49o Girls' dainty
Wash Dresses of ex
cellent quality Per
cales, Ginghams and
Chambrays. Made in
French and Buster
styles, prettily trimmed
and nicely finished. In
ages 2 to 6 years. Good
assortment of light and
dark colors. jQr.
Special e a c h"-' -
At 89o Special gale of
Children's Wash Dress
es in French and
bloomer styles. Attract
ive figured and striped
patterns in best quality
Denim, Chambray and
Ginghams. Dresses in
this lot which have
been selling up to 1.75.
Ages 2 to 6QQ
years. Choice-'' W
At 89c Children's
White Lawn Dresses
very clever little styles
for girls 6 to 14 years
of age. Made on the fa
mous "Clara Barton"
models. Also in the pop
ular waist style. Best
grade ginghams, per
cales, chambrays, etc.
neat pat- QQi
35c Devil Food Cake, Special Today, 25c Each
Try One of These Famous Cakes They're DeliciousOrder Early
Special demonstration in the
Bakery Dept., Fourth Floor
That our customers appreciate
the quality of our bakery prod
ucts is manifest by the constant
ly increasing business in this dept.
Otter Clama llc Grocery Dept.,
Fourth Floor. Special demonstra
tion and sale "Otter" brand
Minced Clams. The doc. "Iff
cans $1.25, single can
Center Aisle, Main Floor of
Dole 's celebrated Pineapple Juice.
A delicious wholesome Summer
beverage. Free sample at booth.
DAIRY COURSE PLANNED
FEATURE TO BE TRIED IX RU
RAL SCHOOLS OP POLK.
Contest Will Be Conducted Among
Pupils With Aim ot Arousing
Interest In Industry.
SALEM, Or., Aug. 17. (Special.)
How many farmers In the state Know
tha cost of keening a cow for one year
or what It costs to produce a pound, ot
The dairymen of this state will have
an opportunity to find, out, for Super-
intendent of Public Instruction Churca
III haa decided to Inaugurate In co
operation with the State Agricultural
College,- a record keeping contest in
the rural schools. W. A. Barr. who rep
resents the United States Dairy Di
vision and the extension department of
the college, will have direct charge of
this work. The plan will be to try the
contest thoroughly In one county, and
when It has been proved a success to
extend the work Into other counties.
Mr. Barr haa chosen Polk as tha most
convenient county In which to begin
The aim of the work la to arouse
greater Interest in dairying by learn
ing what the Individual cow In the
herd i doing. If the dairy is paying
and. If not, why not.
As an Incentive, a prize list will be
arranged, the basis of awarding the
prlxea being individual effort on the
part of the one enrolling in the con
test, so that the boy or girl with a
small, scrub herd has the same oppor
tunity of obtaining one of the first
prizes aa has the one who keeps a rec
ord upon the herd which Is representa
tive of she best. The work for the
present year will be confined to Polk
Sales of Stock Ordered Stopped.
SALEM. Or- Aug. 17. (Special.)
Corporation Commissioner Watson to
day notified the Photo-Zincograpb
Companyi ot Portland, that it would not
be allowed to sell etocK untu it naa ob
tained a permit. The company asserts
that Attorney-General Crawford in an
opinion had decided that It would not
be a violation of the law for It to sell
stock. Mr. Watson holds that the opin
ion of the Attorney-General was unof
ficial, and even If official he would not
abide by It, for he ia ot the opinion
that the company Is not legally qual
ified to sell stock.
Linn County Woman Dead.
ALBA NT. Or, Aug. 17. (Special.)
Mr a. Dlttmer, whose husband Uvea
seven miles aoutheast of Albany, died
at St. Mary's Hospital Monday after
noon, following an operation fot
hemorrhage. She Is survived by her
husband, a brother and two sisters.
HAS STOOD FOR SCPERIO R EXCELLENCE SIXCE 1860.
Duffy's Pure Wall Whiskey
is a predigested liquid food in the form of a medicinal whiskey and its pelat
ability and freedom from injurious substances render it bo that it can be
retained by the most sensitive stomach. It is invaluable for the prevention
and alleviation of distressing Summer complaints. Look for the "Old Chem
ist's Head" and be sure you get the genuine. Get a bottle today and you'll
begin to notice an improvement tomorrow. Sold by most druggists, grocers and
dealers, $1.00 a bottle. Medical booklet and doctor's advice free on request.
The Duffy Malt Whiskey Co., Rochester, IT. Y.
Keeping the Body in Repair
Nature intended that the body should do its own
repairing and it would do so were it not for the
fact that most of us live other than a natural life.
Nature didn't intend that we should wear corsets, tight collars or
shoes, nor live in badly ventilated and draughty houses, nor eat and
drink some of the things that we do, nor ride la street cars when we should walk.
The consequence is that the body when it gets out of order must look for oat-
siae neip to make tne necessary repairs.
For weak stomachs and the indigestion or dyspepsia resulting, and the multitude
of diseases following therefrom, ne medicine can be more adaptable as a curative
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This famous Doctor's prescription has beea reooaunendad for over 40 years,
and ia today just as big a success. Restores a healthy appetite. Cleanses the blood.
Strengthens the nerves. Begulatee stomach and liver. Demand the original.
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