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About Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937 | View Entire Issue (July 1, 1914)
THE ' MORNIXG OREGONIAJJ", WEDNESDAY, JULY 1, 1914.
MEIER & FRANK'S
Use the Arcade Way-A Convenient and Short Way Between Fifth and Sixth Streets
MEIER & FRANK'S
ETS Stock Reduction Sale No. 1
WE'VE PLACED OUR CONFIDENCE
In Portland, its future and Its people hence our decision to build
the greatest store in Western America, and we've already commenced
to tear down the five-story building- which occupied the entire half
block bounded by Alder, Fifth and Morrison streets. On this site we
will at once erect a twelve-story Class A structure of the most
modern type. This building will be a marvel to sightseers, as well
as a boon to the shoppers of Portland and the entire Northwest.
We contemplate an outlay of over $1,250,000 to complete this new
structure, which 'will give work to hundreds of men during the con
To demonstrate our supremacy In the merchandising' field, we
are planning to carry on a series of Stock Reduction Sales to bring
the stock of each department to a minimum. To do this, the most
drastic price reductions ever known in the history of this store
will be in effect, as each department la taken into this phenomenal
event and this Is merely a foreword to our patrons that the Meier
& Frank Store will continue to give them the greatest value for their
money of any institution in tne "v"
entire Northwest, and by this gft
loyal patronage in the past.
SIXTH-STREET BUILDING '
"Richelieu" the Popular
for Women & Children
Included in An Unusual Sale
WOMEN'S MERCERIZED LISLE
$1.50 Outskes reduced to SI. 29
$1.25 Regular Sizes reduced to. . -98d
Gauze weight. Low neck, sleeveless,
fancy finished crocheted yoke. .Tight
WOMEN'S LIGHT - WEIGHT LISLE
Outsize Garments, special. 85
Regular Size Garments,; special. .75
Specially suitable for Summer wear.
Low neck, sleeveless, and tight knee
WOMEN'S SUMMER-WEIGHT LISLE UNION SUITS
Outsize Garments, special 69 &
Regular Size Garments, special 59c
Low neck, sleeveless garments, tight or lace-trimmed knee.
Finished with crochet edge.
WOMEN'S LIGHT WEIGHT, NEW SHAPE UNION SUITS
Outsize Garments, special 67
Regular Size Garments, special 57
Low neck, sleeveless style, and lace-trimmed umbrella knees.
WOMEN'S FANCY LISLE VESTS
Regular Sizes, 3 for $1.00 Each 35
Low neck, sleeveless, with dainty crocheted or lace-trimmed
Children's and Misses' Summer weight Union Suits .... 50
Low neck, sleeveless, tight or lace-trimmed knees. All sizes.
Second Floor Slxth-St. Bids.
Summer Hosiery for Women
& Children at Worth-while Reductions
Women's $2.00 "McCallum" Silk Hose, Pair, $1.85
All pure thread Silk Hose in a variety of the latest shades to
match the various gowns. The famous "McCallum" brand
reduced from $2 to 1.85.
Women's 35c Fiber Silk Boot Hose, 2 Pairs 50c Pair, 28c
Good quality Fiber Silk Boot Hose with lisle tops and feet.
In black only.
Women's 35c Cotton Hose, 3 Pairs 85c Pair, 29c
Light weight Cotton Hose, with double garter tops. In
black, white and tan. Outsizes only. Very durable.
Women's 25c Mercerized Lisle Hose, 3 Pairs 65c Pair 22c
Light weight Hose, with double tops. In black, white and
r tan. Seamless.
Children's Lisle Hose, 3 Pairs 65(5 Pair 23c
. Summer weight Hose of plain lisle, seamless-foot style. In
black, white and tan.
Children's 35c Socks Special, the Pair 25c
Three-quarter length Socks, in white, with fancy colored
roll tops. . All Sizes. Flrt Floor Slxth-St. Bide.
Wednesday-Notion Day Here!
LITTLE NEEDS NOW AT LITTLE PRICES
Seven spools "Charter Oak" Thread, special 25
Three Hair Nets, all shades, special 10
Sc "American" Pins, all sizes, three papers for 10J
Children's 15c and 20c Hose Supporters, special, pair 10
15c Horn Hairpins, all shapes, special, box 10
10c White Princess Belting, two-inch width, yard 5
Sanitary Skirt Protectors, spiaL each., 50S 65 and 75
Sanitary Belts, all sizes, special, each . ;25
SPECIAL DEMONSTRATION "OMO" DRESS SHIELDS
50c "Omo" Zouave Shields, pair 39
$1.00 Adjustable Lace Front Brassieres, pair 89
22c No. 2 "Omo" Shields, pair !!l7
25c No. 3 "Omo" Shields, pair !.!!l9
28c No. 4 "Omo" Shields, pair !!!!23
First Floor Slxth-St. Bldg.
For This Special Sale Men! $2 & $3 Straw Hats, $1.50
We Offer You
ALL BROKEN LINES, SAMPLES AND DISCONTINUED
MODELS OF SUCH RENOWNED CORSETS AS
Nemo, Ivy, Redfern, Kabo
Successo, Le Revo
AT THESE RADICAL REDUCTIONS
$1.00 Corsets of famous makes reduced to -79
$1.50-$2.00 Corset3 of famous makes reduced to . ....95
$2.50 Corsets of famous makes reduced to $1.45
$3.00 Corsets of famous makes reduced to. $1.95
$3.50 to $6.00 Corsets of famous makes reduced to.... . . .$2.95
$7.50 to $10.00 Corsets of famous makes reduced to .$4.95
$12.00 to $15.00 Corsets of famous makes reduced to $6.95
Fifth Floor Slxth-St. Bid sr.
A Three-Days' Sale
"Wear a Straw Hat on the Fourth"
All this season's new and desirable styles, shapes,
all sizes. Sennitts, split and soft split sailors English
blocks. High, low or medium crowns and wide, narrow
or medium brims. Hats for the youth the man of af
fairs and the elderly, gentleman included in this
Remarkable Three Days' Sale of Up-to-Date Straw Hats
for Men, Regularly $2.00 and $3.00, Reduced to $1.50
First Flor Teamporarr Aaa
Gloves for Women
Dent's Own Make
Our Own Direct Importation
Priced Far Under Worth
An exclusive arrangement made by us for the importation
of these Dent's Gloves enables us to offer some exceptional
reductions. Every pair of Gloves in this sale is "Dent's,"
which insures perfect fit, best workmanship and selected
Bkins. Shipped to tis in bond eliminating extra expense
for handling, packing, etc.
Dent's $1.25 Washable White Doeskin Gloves, Pair, 83c
Every pair guaranteed washable. Excellent quality skins,
white only, in 2-button, in-seam style. All sizes 5 to 7.
Dent's $1.75 Washable Chamois Gloves, Pair, $1.15
Fine quality Chamois skins, in white and natural shades.
Pique sewn, 3 rows stitching on backs and 2 pearl buttons at
wrist. Guaranteed washable.
Dent's $3.00 Mousquetaire Chamois Gloves, $1.69
12-button length, finest selected Chamois Washable Gloves
in white and natural. Come in all sizes, and guaranteed
washable. : .
First Floor Slxth-St. Bide.
For "The Fourth
At Meier & Frank's
Priced Most Moderately
Bathing Suits for Men and Boys
First Floor Temporary Annex
Bathing Suits, Caps, Shoes, for Women
Fifth Floor Slxth-St. Bids.
New Midsummer Models in White Mil
linery Splendid Showing of Women's
and Children's Outing Hats
Second Floor Slxth-St. Bid.
Sweaters for the Beach An Unparal
leled Assortment for Women
Fifth Floor Slxth-St. Bid p.
Suitcases and Traveling Bags At Spe
Fifth Floor Tern porn rr Annex
Kodaks, Cameras and All Supplies
Flrat Floor Temporary Annex
Croquet Sets, Tennis Goods, Fishing
First Floor Temporary Annex
Everything for Beach and Camp
There "New" and Exclusive
Patent Leather Belts and Girdles
Belt and girdle styles were never more novel or unlqua.
Just out and extremely fashionable are these Patent.
Leather effects made In odd and attractive ways. There
the ruffled girdle with flounce below and slight heading
at the top as well as a pleated girdle with large bow and
other novelties. The glistening l'atent Leather lends a
dash to the costume Belts and Clrdles most moderately
priced at, each. 75.
First Floor Slth-t. Rids.
Buy Your Groceries Here
For Camp, Beach Cottage
SIGAR - CIKKU II1MS l ine Kustern brands 1 Ql -.
carefully trimmed, special, tlie pound J 2C
Pure Lard No. 10 pail. 91.35 No. 5 pail ::
Cottaae Hams Almost boneless, pound lM'vf
Oregon I'ranes Fine, meaty fruit, pound llli
Dried Pearhea Thin-skinned California fruit, 3 lha. 2.1
I'lllnboi-r Floor Best hard-wheat brand, in k gCJ
It tin aril's Cocoa Established brand. No. ',i can 17HO
"Quaker" Cornmeal White, carton IOC
"Battle Ax" Asparagus Tips Square cans, dux., ffl.-IOl
Clover Leaf Butter Well-known brand, roll f7
Quaker Corn Flakra Freshly toasted, package T'ttf
SOe "Victor" Black Tea English breakfast, pound ... .31)
"Sultan" Sliced Pineapple No. 2 cans, do I.. Sl.-lOl
Grated Hawaiian Pineapple No. 1 cans, doz., Sl.-lOl
Cider Vinegar Makes fine salad; sal. Jus, 35 bottle. 10J
Pare Food Grocery Basement. Mila-M. Fll.
m 1 ,jw
Attractive High Colors
Selling Regularly to $20-Now
A Special Line of Silk Suits
Newest Novelty Wool Suits
Selling From $35 to $40 $21.35
In this assortment of Suits, which embraces both
silk and wool novelty Suits, you'll find values
ranging from $35 to $40. Handsome Silk Suits a
special purchase made of moire and silk .poplin
and taffeta. Medium-length coats, showing fancy
belted backs, as well as plainer models. Navy, black,
Copenhagen, tan and wistaria shades and Suits in
all "sizes. The Novelty Suits are all in desirable
shades and merchandise, representing the highest
type of workmanship. A wide variety of modish
models. A most splendid assortment of both Silk
and Wool Novelty Suits.
Hall - Borcheifs $2 Dressmaking Forms
$2 Adjustable Stands Reduced to $1.49
A boon to home dressmakers, as well as professionals, are these splendid
Hall-Borchert Dressmaking Forms, now reduced in price. Well proportioned,
made with extra long hips for fitting skirts, and on lines, to comply with
the present modes in women's apparel. The Forms come in sizes 32, 34, 36,
38, 40, 42, 44.
Take advantage of underpricing on
Hall-Borchert's Best Dressmaking Forms Regularly $2.00, Re
duced to $1.49 $2 Adjustable Stands Now $1.49.
Third floor Stxth-S. Bids.
S9.55 for Tailored Suits such as we are
offering you today is, indeed, a most won
derful price concession. $9.55 for any Tai
lored Suit would be remarkable but for
Suits of such worth it is phenomenal! .
The materials are serges, poplin and
crepe weaves. Coats fashioned on
the jaunty short models. Skirts
. either peg- top or tunic styles. Colors
handsome new. and high shades and
This is a special line of Suits that we will
sell, a3 long as any remain, at the very low
price of S9.55.
Silk Coats for Street and
Evening Wear, Now $12.45
Pussy willow taffeta, moire, chiffon
taffeta and novelty silk Coas, mada ti
cape effects with ruffled neck. Taffeta
Wraps for wear over Summer frocks in
all the'new bright colors- Also plainer
style Moire Coatsx in black and colors,
full lined, medium length, made with
flare ruffles. All sizes. A wonderfully
comprehensive assortment of Silk
Coats Selling $18 to $30 at
Fourth Floor Slxth-St. Bid
The- Q.ualitV Store op, Portland
FlftK, SbcLhx. "Morrtsorv Alder 3ta.
Deep Price Reductions in Effect
. This Week on Infants'
Infants' $2.50 Machine-Made Dresses, $1.59
Excellent material, in two styles one
with lace-trimmed yokes and lace-trimmed
ruffle skirts the other in panel effect,
trimmed with lace and embroidery and fin
Lshed with plain hem on skirt.
Infants' $2.50-$3 Hand-Made Skirts, $1.59
Excellent quality nainsook Skirts, made
on waists and finished with hand-scalloped
Infants' $2.50 Flannel Skirts, $1.89
A splendid grade of white flannel. Skirts made on waista
ished with embroidered edges.
Infants' $1.50 Hand-Made Caps, 98c
Dainty little organdy or batiste Caps, made in Dutch style, w
back, lace-edged or hand-embroidered.
Infants 60c Outing Flannel Nightgown. S9c
Excellent quality Amoskeag Outing Flannel Gowns. Pink
edge finishing neck and cuffs. Drawstring at bottom.
Infants' $2.00 Hand-Made Pillow Slips, 98c
Fine batiste, plain centers and hand-scalloped ruffles,
Xrt-oBd Floor SIKh.
Hammocks and Croquet
Sets Deeply Underpriced
$5.50 HAMMOCKS 10x80 size, extra heavy and durable, QC
in a variety of handsome patterns, reduced to pJJ
$3.50 CANVAS HAMMOCKS blue and brown striped can-
vas, very comfortable and strong, reduced to $2.-19
$1.50 6-Ball Croquet Sets reduced to, set $1.13
$2.00 8-Ball Croquet Sets, varnish finish, set S1.4!
$3.00 4-Ball Croquet Sets, waxed finish, the set $2.4J
Hlthth Floor Trmporarr Aimi
At These Prices You'll Want a New
"White Mountain" Refrigerator
30-lb. ice capacity, at
45-lb. ice capacity, at
60-lb. ice capacity, at
50-lb. ice capacity, at
75-lb. ice capacity, at
SO-lb. ice capacity, at
100-lb. ice capacity, at
75-lb. ice capacity, at
100-lb. ice capacity, at
125-lb. ice capacity, at
9 5 -lb. ice capacity, at
175-lb. ice capacity, at
110-lb. ice capacity, at
105-lb. ice capacity, at
125-lb. ice capacity, at
Fifth Floor Temnora
S 7.99 4