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TIIE MORXIXG OREGONIAN,
SEPTE3IBER 13, 1916.
for E. E. Coovert Goes to
C. A. JOHNS WILL APPEAR
Object Is to Hare Candidate . In
dorsed by Three County repub
lican Committees Recognized
by Party Vpon Ballot.
" As attorney for E. E. Coovert, candi
8ate for joint State Senator from Mult
nomah, Clackamas and Columbia coun
ties, Charles A. Johns ylll argue before
the Supreme Court at Salem at 10
o'clock this morning- on behalf of Mr.
Coovert's application for a writ of man
damus to require the Secretary of State
to print his name on the general elec
tion ballot with the designation "Re
publican." Mr. Coovert sought the writ ot man
damus following an opinion by Attorney-General
Brown that the law does
not provide any method by which a
party nomination can be made to fill a
vacancy caused by resignation of an
incumbent in ofrice after the primary
nominating election has been held. The
Attorney-General helA that any candi
date running to succeed such incum
bent could do so only as an inde
pendent. George M. McBride. joint Senator
from the three counties, resigned sev
eral weeks ago to accept an indepen
tlent nomination for County Judge of
Multnomah County. Mr. .Coovert, U. A.
Lew is and Ir. H. M. Patton were nom
inated as independent candidates for
the vacancy- at mass meetings of at
least 100 Qualified voters, as required
Later, however, at a joint assembly
cf the Republican central committees
of the three counties Mr: Coovert re
ceived their indorsement. Mr. Coovert
holds that this legally makes him the
Republican nominee and entitles him
to have the designation "Republican"
instead of "Independent" printed after
his name on the ballot.
The theory on which Mr. Johns will
present his case to the Supreme Court
is that Mr. Coovert was nominated by
representatives of the Republican party
from the three counties.
"The primary law was founded on
the premise that political parties are
necessary and useful," said Mr. Johns,
"yet by the opinion of the Attorney
General parties would be deprived of
making nominations to fill vacancies
unless caused by death or the removal
of the incumbent from the state.
"If the Attorney-General's view is
upheld by the Supreme Court, then the
law should, be amended by the next
Legislature. The point has been raised
before, but never settled in court, and
it is to settle the issue as much as to
obtain for Mr. Coovert the party desig
nation 'Republican that this action has
OREGON CITY DOCK PLAN
F. BISCH TO CONSTRUCT LANDING
165 BY 65 FEET.
"Permit Granted by Kederal Government
and Rail and Boat Lines Ei
. pected to Utte Wharf.
OREGON CITY, Sept. 12. (Special.)
Frank Busch tonight announced that
he would construct within the next two
months a. modern dock on the river
front just south of Twelfth street. The
property will be leased to the Oregon
Oity Transportation Company for a
term of years, although the lease will
be so worded that any boat may dock
The dock will extend 165 feet out in
the river from the shore line and will
be 65 feet across. A modern ware
house 60 by 80 feet will be built on
the dock and another warehouse will
be erected on the shore back of the
dock. The improvement will be made
under a special permit from the Fed
The' contract has not yet been
awarded and Mr. Busch said it may be
two weeks before actual construction
is under way. However, a car of
piling has arrived and other material
is being rushed to the site of the im
Mr. Busch intends to have the dock
completed before high water comes in
the Fall. The dock probably will be
come the terminal dock of the Willam
ette Valley Southern. This road run
ning through Clackamas and Marion
counties to Mount Angel has a siding
within. 200 feet of the dock site and
Mr. Busch expects the road to oonnect
tip with the dock in time. Arrange
ments will be made at the dock to
'handle wheat, baled hay and other
farm produce. The improvement rep
resents an investment of about $12,000.
REPUBLICAN RALLY SET
CLACKAMAS COUNTY BANQUET TO
BE HELD SATURDAY.
Members of Party From All Sections
of County Expected, and Attend
! ance of 500 Predicted.
OREGON CITY. Or., Sept. 12. (Spe
cial.) Arrangements are being com
pleted for the most rousing Republican
banquet in the history of, Oregon City.
The affair will be held Saturday night
at Busch's Hall, Eleventh and Main
streets, and will be in charge of the
officers of the Clackamas County Re
publican central committee.
Delegations will be here from every
corner of the county, and leaders in
the party from other parts of the state
will be on the programme ot the even
ing for talks. Molalla Republicans
have made arrangements with the
"Willamette Valley Southern for a spe
cial train. Estaoada and Canby will be
represented by large delegations, and
practically every precinct will have
one or two representatives.
Officers of the county central com
mittee are confident that at least 500
will gather around the festive board
fcaturday night. Women especially are
invited to attend.
Chairman E. E. Brodie. of the county
central committee, received word to
day from A. E. Clark and Walter L.
Tooie that they would attend, and an
ffort is being made to have Governor
.Withycombe as a guest.
AUTO BUYERS ARRESTED
"failure to. Register Transfers Dis
covered After Accident.
In trying to trace the ownership of
lh automobile that ran down and "se
verely injured Mrs. Mary Madden Sun
day night. Detectives Cahill and Hill
have placed under arrest three tem
porary owners of the car, who failed
to notify the Secretary of State when
the transfer of the car was made, after
each successive transaction.
After the accident the number
showed that the car was registered as
the property of S. J. Cigrist. manager
of the Westinghouse Airbrake Com
pany. Mr. Cigrist said he had sold the
car to E. F. Heym, of the Covey Mo
torcar Company. Mr. Heym said he
had sold it to W. G. Rowland, no rec
ord of the transfer in either transac
tion being made. Rowland was ar
rested by police officers, and said he
had sold the machine to C. J. Osborne,
the present owner.
GOOD TIMES PREDICTED
LUMBER MANUFACTURER LOOKS
FOR FIVE PROSPEROUS YEARS.
M. J. Scanlon, of Minneapolis, Visits
Big Mill at Bend Paper Situa
tion Regarded Puzzle.
BEND, Or., Sept. 12. (Special.)
That the five years following the close
of the European war will be the best
the Oregon lumber business has ever
known, was the prediction made here
by M. J. Scanlon. of the Brooks-Scanlon
Lumber Company, before leaving for
his home in Minneapolis last night. Mr.
Scanlon has been here for several days
on one of his periodical visits to the
company's local plant.
Just at present, according to Mr.
Scanlon, business conditions east of the
mountains are better than in the west
ern section, although every man who
wants work, west as well as east, can
get it. Lumber prices are not yet what
they should be, but conditions are im
proving. Locally, the labor situation is
not acute, but more men could be used.
Speaking of the news print situation.
Mr. Scanlon, who is Interested in the
Powell River, B. C, Paper Mill, said
that there was an unprecedented
Shortage all over the country and that
newspaper publishers were adopting all
kinds of expedients to obtain more
paper-and to economize in its use. Mr.
Scanlon would not venture an opinion
as to how long the condition would
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Movements of Vessels.
PORTLAND. Sent. 12. A rrvA rr-n
Johan Poulsen, from San Francisco.
AHtoria. Sept. 13. Sailed at midnight
Steamer Willamette, for San Diego via way
ports; at A. M steamer K. A. Kilburu.
for Sun Francisco via Coos Bay and Eureka.
Arrived at iu a. m. ana lett up at noon
Steamer Johan Poultjen. from San Francisco.
Sailed at 2:13 P. M. Steamer N'nrrhrn
Pacific, for San Francisco.
San Francisco, Sept. 12. Sailed at 4 A. M.
Steamer General Hubbard, for Portland.
Sailed last night Steamer Atlas, for Port
land. Fire on steamer Heavtr extins-niAHH
at midnight, cargo being unloaded. Sailed
at a i : j.o a. jm. ateamer Great Northern,
Bremerton. Sept. 12. Arrived United
States cruiser New Orleans, from Astoria.
Eureka, Sept. 12. Sailed at 3 P. M.
Steamer Breakwater, from Sau Francisco
for Coos Biiy and Portland.
Bandon, Sept. T2. Sailed at 8 A. M.
Gas schooner Patsy, for Portland.
Port San Luis. Sept. 1 2. Arrived at 10
P. M. Steamer Washtenaw, from Portland.
Chignik Sept 11. Sailed Ship Reuce, for
Astoria. Sept. 11. Arrived at 6:30 P. M.
Tug Henry J. Biddle. towing barge No.
40, from Anchorage.
San Francisco, .Sept. 12. Arrived Steam
era Karon g a tBritiah J. from New York;
Wasp, from Port Angeles; Tahoe, from W i 1 -lapa
; Shiny o Maru (.Japanese;, from Hong
kong. Sailed Steamers General Hubbard,
for Portland; Jim Butler, for Santa Rosalia;
Pleiades, for Yokohama; Great Northern, for
Vladivostok, Sept. 7. Arrived Steamers
Strat bardie, from Vancouver.
Hongkong, Sept. tS. Arrived Steamer Per
sia Maru. from San Francisco.
Yokohama, Sept. 1 1. Sailed Steamer Ar
bien, from Vancouver for Vladivostok.
Shanghai, Sept. 8. Sailed Steamer China,
from Hongkong for San Francisco.
Marconi Wireless Keports.
(All positions reported at 8 F. M. September
IS unless otherwise designated.)
"Kllburn, Portland for Coos Bay, ZiO miles
north of Coos Bay.
Berlin, In tow tug Wallula, Nushagak for
Portland, 10 miles west of Tillamook Rock.
guetti, Seattle for San Francisco, 141 miles
south of Cape Flattery.
Multnomah, Grays Harbor for Sau Fran
cisco, 33 miles south of the Columbia River.
Klamath, ban Francisco for Portland, 45
miles north of Blanco.
Drake, Seattle for Richmond, 437 miles
Asuncion. Richmond for Powell River, 20
miles south of Umatilla Reef.
Northern Pacific, Astoria for San Fran
cisco, 12S miles south of Columbia River.
Coronado, Aberdeen -r taucisco, o25
miifs nortn of San Francisco.
Atlas, Avon for i'oi.a.., .. miles frot
Republic, Portland for Valparaiso via Sar
Pedro. 40 miles south of Mendocino.
Grace Dollar, San Francisco for Graye
Harbor, 378 miles north of San Francisco.
Ceiilo, San Francisco for Portland, 13
miles northwest of Seal Rocks.
Great Northern, San Francisco for Fiavel,
eight miles south of Blunta Reef.
Breakwater, Eureka for Coos Bay, 50
miles north of Eureka,
Scofield, San Francisco for Balboa, 120
miles south of San Francisco, $ P. M.
Colusa, San Francisco for San Jose, 907
miles south of San Francisco, h P. M.
September 1 1.
Moffett, towing barge 03, Balboa for San
Francisco. 1540 miles south of San Fran
cisco, 8 P. M- September 11.
Santa Cruz, South America for San Fran
cisco, 1121 miles south of San Francisco,
8 P. M. September 11.
Yosemlte, San Pedro for San Diego, 10
miles south of San Pedro.
Wilhelmina, Honolulu for San Francisco,
277 miles from San Francisco, 8 P. M.
Matsonia, San Francisco for Honolulu,
1120 miles from Sau Francisco, 8 P. -VI.
Florldian, Honolulu for San Francisco,
14:2 miles from San Francisco, S P. M.
Yucatan, Yokohama for San Francisco,
1172 miles from San Francisco. 8 P. M.
Enterprise, San Francisco for Honolulu,
521 miles from San Francisco, 8 P. M.
Centralia. San Francisco for San Pedro,
12 miles south of San Francisco.
El ttegundo, towing baree 91, Grays Har
bor for Richmond, S3 miles north of Rich
mond. Speedwell, foos Bay for Pan Francisco,
138 miles north of San Francisco.
Adeline Smith, Coos Bay for San Fran
cisco. 145 miles north of San Francisco.
-Jim Butler, San Francisco for Santa
Rosalia, lr. miles south of San Francisco.
- Lucas. Vancouver for San Pedro, 15 miles
south of Point Arena.
Lurline. San Francisco for Honolulu. 26
miles from San Francisco lightship
Pleiades. San Francisco for Shanghai, 111
miles west of San Francisco.
Vessels Entered Yesterday.
cargo, from Tillamook.
American tuir Henrv -T hallo
Gi so line schooner Tillamook, general car
go, from Coos Ba y.
Vessels Cleared Yesterday.
Anerican steamer Sue H. Elmore, general
cargo, for Tillamook and Newport.
Gasoline schooner Tillamook, general car
go, for Coos Bay.
Colombia River Bar Report.
NORTH HEAD. Sept. 12. Condition of the
bar at 5 P. M.: Clear; sea, moderate; wind,
northwest 22 miles.
Tides at Astoria "Wednesday.
1:8ft A. M 8.5 feet!7:fft A. M 0.6 foot
1:44 P. M......9JJ fee tj 8:26 P. M....-0J. foot
FALSE CHANNEL IDEA
Wooden Flume to Carry Com
merce at Oregon City.
CONCRETE WALL GOING UP
Government Building Concrete Bar
rier and Flan Is Conceived to .
"Let Work Go Right Along
Without Stopping Vessels.
Running: sternwheel steamers through
a wooden flume, fashioned much on the
same lines as ones at the Oaks and on
Council Crest, where skiffs navigate,
but consideraDly longer, is to be tried
at Oregon City next week.
The flume is in course of construc
tion, frames and timbering Toeing got
out for the purpose, and it will extend
from the uardlock at the upstream
end of the locks and canal at Willam
ette Falls, a distance of 180 feet down
stream, the scheme being to carry the
walls of the flume at each end to the
bank on the sides, so workmen em
ployed there by the Government engi
neers may proceed with a concrete
dividing wall, under way. Until this
time the wall has been built by means
The flume will be 42 feet wide and
have a depth of six feet and, being'
located at the head of the canal, water
will be carried through the flume, so
beneath and on both sides the bed of
the canal will be left dry. The inside
of the flume will be covered with heavy
canvas, treated with oil, and that will
be tightly spread over the planking,
which is counted on to prevent water
seeping through. The structure will
be staunchly braced, as well as secure
ly supported from below, to withstand
the weight of water and strain when
steamers are passing through.
About 1000 feet of the concrete wait,
which will divide the canal and locks
from the power flumes now used, and
separate as well the Government hold
ings from those of private corporations,
has been built by means of cofferdams,
and about 200 feet remains to ba fin
ished. The depth where it is intended
to vse the big flume is such that build
ing a cofferdam would prove much
more laborious and expensive than the
Had it not been for the desire to keep
navigation open at all times, the wall
could have been finished much sooner
through draining the locks and canal
and putting a larger force of men on
the job. Instead, the aim has been to
carry on the project without imped
ing navigation, and that is what has
led to the adoption of the flume idea.
Major H. C. Jewett has the work un
der his direction, E. B. Thomson, as
sistant engineer In the Second District,
being in direct charge.
OVERTIME SCALE IS LOWERED
Longshoremen Grant North Pacific
Line Same Rates Along Coast.
Notification has been given Portland
representatives of the North Steamship
Company, operating the steamers
Breakwater and F. A. Kilburn. that
union longshoremen will handle cargo
hereafter at 55 cents an hour straight
time and 82 Vt cents an hour overtime,
which means the restoration of the
scale in effect previous to the walkout
of June 1. Following the strike the
new scale was made effective, which
provided for the same charge for
straight time but 1 an hour overtime.
No change has been made in general
cargo rates aboard deepwater vessels,
which remains at 55 cents and Jl. In
the case of the North Pacific line they
are now paying the same scale at
Portland as is . in effect at Astoria,
Eureka and San Francisco. At the
"Big Three" line, which now employs
union longshoremen at San Francisco
and non-union men here, while the
dock force does the work at Astoria,
it is understood negotiations are still
in progress between men of Union No.
5 and the management of the fleet.
ASTORIA ORDERS COAL CRAXE
Port Commission Plans to Sell as
Cheaply as Puget Sound.
ASTORIA. Or.. Sept. 12. (Special.)
The Port of Astoria Commission to
day awarded a contract to the Zim
merman - Wells - Brown Company, of
Portland, for a coal-handling crane
with a capacity of 25 tons. The price
was $417,847. This crane, to be erected
on Pier 2 at the municipal wharf, is
to be installed within 90 days, and is
to be used for coaling steamers. The
Commission plans to furnish steaming
coal here as cheaply as it can be pro
cured on Puget Sound.
The Commission today adopted a
resolution asking the United States
Engineers to approve a new improve
ment project providing for a perma
nent channel carrying 40 feet of water
from Astoria to the sea,
MARINER SUES M'CORMICKS
J. D. Pearson, ex-Official of O. M.
Clark, Wants $2925 for Injury.
Charles R. McCormick & Co. are made
the defendants in a personal injury suit
for $2925, which was started in the
Circuit Court yesterday by J. D. Pear
son, formerly employed as first officer
on the steam schooner O. M. Clark.
Mr. Pearson alleges in his complaint
that while the steamer was discharg
ing lumber at the McCormick dock in
San Diego a pile of lumber fell from
a car on the dock upon him. He de
clares that he sustained bruises and
contusions and a fracture of the right
forearm as a result of the accident.
In spite of th fact her sale by the Ham
mond Lumber Company to Norwegian Inter
ests has taken place for 950O.00O, the steam
er General Hubbard sailed from San Fran
cisco for Portland yesterday with general
cargo for the Parr-McCormlck line and will
be loaded with lumber here for the return
to San Pedro.
Coming to load lumber for San Francisco
the steamer Johan Poulsen reached the har
bor last night from the Golden Gate.
Captain John Reed has been signed s
skipper of the tug Wallula. of the Port of
Portland service, supplanting Captain
"Hurryup" Johnson, who ts navigating the
Oneonta. Enoch Olson is master ot the
gasoline schooner Decorah, succeeding Ga
briel Johnson. It Is reported to the Custom
House from Ketchikan, Alaska, that James
Allen has relieved Ed Jackson as master of
barge No. 8S, recently towed from her. with
a lumber cargo.
Repairs and overhauling of the hull of the
barkentine Makawell are to be finished at
the Oregon drydock today and she will tow
to Weatport to load an Australia lumber
cargo. The barkentlne Kohala will finish
her lumber cargo at Westport tomorrow, it
being intended for .delivery at Melbourne.
Having loaded part of her cargo at the
plant of the St. Johns Lumber Company,
the steamer Carmel left there last night for
Wauna. where she finishes.
Inspector Warrick, of the Seventeenth
Lighthouse District, was Informed yesterday
that the. Wlllapa bar gas buoy has been ex
tinguished and he has ordered that it be
Coos Bay cargo brought by the gasoline
schooner Tillamook consisted of 1000 rases of
condensed milk and a shipment of fresh
salmon. Outbound she was cleared yester
day with 350 tons of merchandise.
Measurements by the Government of the
three-masted auxiliary schooner June), com
pleted at the slant of tha .St- Helena Shin
building Company, which is to b. her. today
tor oryaocklng, give her gross tonnage as
484 and 30 tons net register. She Is 159 fe.t
long, with a beam of 35.3 feet and depth of
hold of 13. feet. Tha. vessel loads here
for th Canal.
BARGE RETURNS FOR LUMBER
Delivery of Material to Anchorage
to Be Ended Soon.
Returning with barge No. 40. of the
Columbia Contract Company's line, the
tug Henry J. Biddle was entered yes
terday from Anchorage, Alaska, and
she will return with a barga now be
ing loaded. When No. 40 has her cargo
aboard it will be) the last of 6.000,000
feet of lumber to be delivered on Gov
ernment account at the base of the new
Another vessel looked for today from
Alaska is the bark Berlin, hailing from
Nushagak. which is laden with part of
the salmon pack of the Alaska-Portland
Packers' Association. Tho Port
of Portland tug Oneonta was sent down
the river yesterday so as to be avail
able when the Berlin reports, and she
will be towed to municipal dock No. 1,
foot of Seventeenth street, to discharge
her load. The Merchants Exchange was
advised yesterday that the ship Reuce.
of the Columbia River Packers' Asso
ciation, left Chignik Monday. The St.
Nicirblas. of the same flag, got a much
INSPECTORS TO USE ROWBOAT
Government Engineers Will Go Over
Willamette Below Eugene.
To inspect the "Willamette River be
tween Eugene and Corvallis. 52 miles,
where channel improvements are ex
pected to be carried on in the future.
Major H. C. Jewett, with E. B. Thom
son, assistant engineer, will drift in a
rowboat from Eugene downstream next
weejt, probably accompanied by Cap
tain A. W. Graham or Captain Clyde
Kaabe, of the Yellow Stack line.
The Yellow Stack interests planned
to extend their service last season from
Corvallis to Eugene during high water,
but while arrangements were made to
open the Southern Pacific bridge span
ning the Willamette at Harrisburg. it
is averred, the Oregon Electric Railway
bridge draw south of there has not
been equipped. The intention is to ply
to Eugene this season if possible, it
being assumed by the steamboat
owners that the bridges will be op
CICERONES SOUND CHANNEL
Two Days Spent on River and Today
Lower Harbor Will Be Surveyed.
River pilots who had been on the
way seaward since early Monday morn
ing reached Astoria last night on the
Port of Portland tug Wenonah. com
pleting a sounding expedition that
contemplated a stop at all bars of con
sequence en route, where the lead line
was used freely. Today it is expected
the river guides will sound the bay
in the vicinity of Astoria.
In the party were Captain Willis
Snow, Captain George McNelly. Captain
M. Moran and Captain Ed Sullivan, of
the Columbia River Pilots' Association;
Captain T. Ii Crang, pilot for the
Union Oil Company; Captain W. H.
Patterson, pilot for the Associated Oil
Company; Captain Lv A, Bailey, of the
Syawne & Hoyt line, and Roy Groves,
of the Port of Portland dredging de
partment. BEAVER TO PROCEED SOUTH
Liner on lire May Not Be Detained
More Than Day as Result.
It is believed here that the steamer
Beaver, of the "Big Three" line, which
caught fire at sea on ber way to San
Francisco from Portland Monday, will
be back almost on time, possibly being
a day late, as reports from the south
do not indicate the vessel suffered
damage of consequence. The work of
discharging cargo from the after hold,
where the blaze originated, was begun
yesterday morning, and it if) understood
she will leave the Golden Gate tomor
row for San Pedro. All freight in that
hold was damaged by either fire or
The vessel is due here a week from
today, there being no sailing from Port
land Saturday, as the Rose City is off
the run for one voyage to be repaired.
News From Northwest Porta.
ASTORIA, Or.. Sept. 12. (Special.) The
ship Berlin, bringing a portion of the sal
mon pack from the Alaska-Portland Pack
ers' Association plant at Nushagak River.
Alaska, was reported 40 miles off the moutn
of the river today.
The steamer Kdgar IT. Vance is due from
San Pedro to load lumber at the Hammond
The steam schooner Johan Poulsen ar
rived from San Francisco and will load lum
ber at St. Helens and Portland.
The steamer Northern Pacific sailed for
San Francisco with a full cargo of freight
and about 400 passengers.
Carrying 875,000 feet of lumber loaded
at Stella and St. Helens, the steam schooner
Willamette sailed for Los Angeles.
The steamer F. A. Kilburn sailed for San
Francisco via Coos Bay and Eureka carry
ing freight and passengers from Portland
The steam schooner Tamalpals Is due
from San Francisco and will load lumber
The steam schooner Tiverton is due and
will load lumber at Prescott.
The steam schooner Santa Parbara Is due
and will take on lumber at Westport.
ICE MAN ACCUSED BY GIRL
J. C Booker Denies Charges of Se
rious Offense Against Him.
J. C. Booker, delivery .man for the
Mount Hood Ice Company, was held to
answer to the grand jury on a charge of
contributing to the delinquency of a
minor, following a hearing in District
Judge Dayton's court yesterday. His
bail was placed at $500.
Booker denied the charges made
against him by the state, represented
by Deputy District Attorney Robison.
The charges against the man involve
a 16-year-old girl, whom, he declares,
he befriended. He admits having taken
her to various places and to have vis
ited her a number of times. He is about
40 years old.
Coal Miners and Operators Agree.
KANSAS CITY. Mo.. Sept." 12. The
and Domestic Science Exposition
AT THE ARMORY
Methodist churches have charge
of the Tea Garden. The profits from
Diamond "W" and Hazelwood booths
to go to the Methodist ladies.
1:30 P. M. Cooking and Sewing
3:00 P. M. "Parents and Their
Problems," by Mrs. George W. Mc
Math. president Oregon Congress of
3:40 P. M. "Practical Education
for Girls," by William BIttle Wells,
editor of Better Cooking Magazine
8:00 P. M. Sewing and Cooking
9:00 P. M. Exhibition of Children
Dancing by pupils of Mrs. Heath's
9:40 P. M. Musical programme.
Doors open at 1 P. M. and 7 P. M.
This ad and 10c will admit one to
any session Wednesday.
HnwT AT TAVT-OR
MAIN 1 A 1133
TODAY z:30. TONIGHT 8:20
FAMOUS rNCE PLLM
ORCHESTRA PIPE ORG AX
AFT'S. 25c EVE'S 25c, 50c
ibove rxcrrrEs reserved seats
Home of Musical Stock
Dally Mai. i:ao 2 eve. pert. 7:3l and :16
The Follies of Pleasure
Great chorus of pretty rlrla.
Matinee JOc only. Nijthts, 15c. ilitt.
CHORUS GIRLS' CONTEST 1KL NIGHTS.
A MATINEE DAILY, 2:30
"A NIGHT IN THE PARK."
Tha Glrly-Whlrl of the Year.
8 OTHER BIG ACTS
Boxes and loges reserved by phone. Curtain
2:30. 7 and 8.
to 6; 6:45 to 11 p. M.
Sat., Sun.. Holidays, 1:15 to 11.
Mat. 10c; Nights. ISc.
The Epic Drama of the West
September 21, 22, 23, 1916
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miners and operators negotiating a
..c "umuis contract nere were
smoothed out at the general confer
ence today, when a proposal made oy
the miners was accepted. Operators
said that all danger of a strike had
CLASSIFIED AD. RATES
Dally and Sunday.
.. Per Line.
tne time Vie
Name ad two conix-cntlve "tlrnei" " '. '. '. '. '.' '"4-
ame ad three counrcutive timea soc
or "even ronserulivo times.. .5c
'" apply to aflvertlnrmrnla
nnder "New Today" and all other lasi fixa
tions except the follow ins:
Mtiiationa Wanted Male.
Mtuatinns Wanted Ft-male.
Jor Rent Roora-t Private Families.
Hoard and Rooms Private Kamili-a.
Ilouaeke-pinir Kouma Private Famillea.
Rate on tin above aasificaliona is 7 cents
a line rarh insertion.
The Orrgonlan will arrept rlaaifled ad-v-rtis-mrntt
over the telephone, provided
the advertiser is a snl.wrib-r of either
phone. No price will h- quoted over the
phone, but bill will he rendered the follow
ing day. V hrther subsequent advertin-wenta
will be scrrplrd over the phone depends
upon the promptness of payment of tele
phone advertlxenients. "Situations Wanted"
and "Personal" ad vertisrraentH will no tbe
accepted over the telephone. Orders for one
Insertion only will he accepted for "Furni
ture for Sale," "Husinrmt Opportunities."
"Koominjr-Houes" and "Wanted to Kent."
Advertisements to receive proper clnHsi
flcation niiut be In The Orrgonian office
before 8:45 o'clock at night, except Satur
day. tloln(r hour for The Sunday Ore
ftonlan will he 7:30 o'clock Saturday night.
The office will be ppen until 10 o'clock I". M
aa usual, and all ads received too late for
E roper damnification will be run under the
railing; "Too Late to Classify."
On "marge" advertisements charges will
be based on the number of lines appearing
In the paper, regardirss of the number of
words in each line. Minimum charge, twa
TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY.
BARTI.ETT PEARS. 50c per box. 754
Haight ave., bet. Beach and Fremont sts.
AUCTION SALES TODAY.
Ford Auction House. 191 Sd st- Furniture,
carpets, etc. Sals at 2 P. M.
At Wilson's Auction House, at 10 jl. SC.
Furniture. 16B-171 Second at.
NO. IS. R. A. M. Regular con
vocation this (Wednesday even
ing. East Eighth anil Btirnslde
streets, at 7:30 o'clock. Visitors
welcome. By order E H P
cxTinr, KECI'LAR MEETING
-irfCjf tfc8 (Wednesday) even-yZ-yT??r:
1"k. East sixth and Alder
CCr--J streets. Inlatory degree.
NO.17 Visitors cordially invited.
ROUT. C. CHK1SMAX, N. G.
TV. W. TERRY. Sec.
MOUNT TABOR LODGE, NO.
42. A. F. AND A. M. Stated
communication this (Wednes
day evening. West Side Temple.
7:30 o'clock. F. C. degree. Visit
lnir hrerhren welcome
J. C. HE.NKLE. W. M.
PORTLAND CHAPTER, NO.
3. R. A. M. Special convocation
this (Wednesday evening. Sep
tember 33. 7:30 o'clock. Work in
M M. degree. Visitors welcome.
XV. P. AXDKUS,
SAMARITAN LODGE, X. 2.
I. O. O. F. Regular meeting
this (Wednesday) evening at 8
o'clock at I. O. O. F. TemDle.
226 Alder street. Visitors always welcome.
E. J. ELMGREN, N. G.
- R. OSVOLU. Sec. ,
EMBLEM Jewelry, buttons, charms, pins.
New designs. Jaeger Bros.. 131-8 Sixth st
SEITZ In this city. September 12. at the
residence. 640 East Stark street. William
Henry Seltz, beloved husband of Margaret
Seitz. Remains at Holman's parlors.
Funeral announcement later.
DAVIS At the family residence, 1111 East
Market St., Sept. 11, Emma J. Davis,
aged t7 years, beloved wife of John M.
GARDNER-At the residence, 205 6th St..
Pept. 12, Walter Buchanan Gardner, aged
67 years, beloved husband of Agnes Gard
ner. Announcement of funeral later.
FAY At the residence. 20 East Ninth street.
September 11, Cecilia Fay, aged 73 years,
wife oi the late John Fay and beloved
mother of Mrs. E. J. Alutock. E. F. Fay.
Miss Cecilia Fay and J. M. Fay. Funeral
will leave the above residence today
(Wednesday), September 13, at 8:4." A. M.
Services will be held at St. Francis Church,
corner East Twelfth and Pine, at 9 o'clock
A. M. Interment Rlvervlew Cemetery. Ar
' rangementa In care of Miller Ac Tracey.
IRWIN At the residence. 366 East Ninth
street North, September 11. John Irwin,
aged 86 years, rather of Mrs. D. C.
Shearer. Nicholas Irwin, of Portland; Mrs.
J. H. Bryce. of Sherbrooke, Quebec: Mrs.
George Rummetln and Mrs. J. F. Bumford.
of Seattle. Friends Invited to attend fun
eral services, which will be held at Hol
man's funeral parlors at 2 P, M. today
(Wednesday), September 13. Interment
Mount Scott Park Cemetery.
POLLOCK In this city. September 12, at
the family residence, 3G9 East Forty-first
street. Lulu Pollock, aged 33 years; wife of
Homer A. pollock. The funeral services
will be held today (Wednesday) at 4
o'clock P. M. at the residence establish
ment of J. P. Finley &. Son, Montgomery
at Fifth. Friends Invited. Interment
at Mount Scott Park Cemetery.
DAVIS The funeral services of the late
Emma J. Davis, beloved wife of John M.
Davis, will be held at Holman's funeral
parlors at 10:30 A. M. today (Wednes
day). September 13. Friends invited. In
terment Rose City Cemetery.
1 J'HvS'T-firreA j,
'ibis direviory is for tne mfurmaUo
Ible tha different lines of business w
Ion to use. Any information which e
Placed by phoning; Main 7070 or A 0
ACCORDION I'LL AUNG.
K- ST&FHAX, neiuaUtclilng. scalloping, ac
cord., side pleat, buttons covered; mail
orders. 21A Pittock blk. Broadway loiiu.
M. 1874. MIg. Jewelers. Expert watchmakers.
Millefa, 143 V Wash., beu Bilwy. ana fark.
ASSAY lKa AND ANALVS1S.
ilO.NTANA ASSAY OFFICE. H-i -d-aUver
aud platinum bougnt.
W. J. MAKKUM Probate, real estate, min
ing and corporation law ; abstracta and
titles ex&niliieu. written opinions turuishea.
1434 Northwestern Bank blug. Main 5746.
PURITAN Lxtia cotteu frtst; vocal and or
chestrai music ii. c. Airaades. prop. .
CAN C EH.
- M. JONES, i
671V4 Alberta ;
U. CANCER TKliA'i'Jiu.
Woouiawu 4 lOO.
FLUFF RUGS FROM OLD CARPETS,
carpet cleaning, remitting, etc. North
West tug Co., lbo E. ath su Both piiones.
CELLULOID MUTTONS. MAXKiES.
THE 1HW1N-HODSON COMPANY,
5S7 Washington st. Main 31 J and A 1204.
William. Estlle and William, Jr.. Deveny,
the only scientific chiropodists in the city.
Parlors &U2 Gcrilnger blag., southwest cor
ner ana Aiaer. puone Main laut.
CHIROPODY and pedicuring. Mrs M. D.
riiil. 4-M Flledner bldg. iiain 3473.
DR. EATON, Painless Chiropodist. Sum.
free. Globe Theater bldg. Main 3314.
SUCCESSFUL with many so-called lncurablo
diseases. Restoring health without drugs
or scar. Chronic troubles. 31 adjustments.
Slu; acute casus, less time, lea money;
seventh year in Portland; here to stay.
West Side, 20s-212 Macleay bldg.; East
Side, sanitarium, 734 Hawthorne. Main
20o, B 1733. Dr. McMauon. Making good.
NERVOUSNESS, diseases of women, children
treated successfully. Dr. Margaret Haynle,
licensed chiropractic physician. dl7 Swet
landbldg. Main 17U5. No lake.
CRANE LETTER CO.. 610 N. W. bldg. Mar.
loo letters multigraphed for 1.
NKTH A CO., Worcester bldg. Main 1796.
No collection, no charge; established ltKK).
DE REAU Normal School of Dancing Toe,
Spanish fancy. Oriental. Egyptian esthetic
Russian. oft-hoe. Phone Main 7660.
HEATH'S SCHOOL Lessons dally; class
'rl. eve., t to 10. lot) 2d st.. bet. Wash,
and Stark. Main 3205. lessons. 25c.
DR. SWAIN. Dentist, 107 Bdwy. e. 4213.
Appointments any hours.
EYE. EAR. NOSE AND THROAT.
Treatment by specialist; glasses fitted. Dr.
F. F. casseday. S17 Dekum bldg.. 3d Wn.
PACIFIC STATES FIRE INSURANCE CO.
HASTY MESSENGER CO. Motorcycles and
bicycles. Phone Main 03. A 2153.
PIANO LESSONS. 2f, 14th. 5 month: ar
rangements for practice. Phone Main 3Si3.
EiilL THIELHORN. Violin Teacher, pupil
Sevcik. 2o7 Flledner bldg. Marshall 162U.
AUTO AND Bt'OtlY TOPS.
DCBRUlLLE BUGGY TOP CO.. 20 2d at.
. AUTO SPRINGS MANUFACTURING.
o Mfg and repair
LAMER SPRING CO-ms" i, 4K,0 springs
carried in stock,
loth & Couch sis.
BAGGAGE CHECKED AT HOME.
Baggage Ac Omnibus Transfer. -Park ae Davis.
Royal Bakery 4c Conf. Co.. 11th and Everett.
M. H. HOUSER, Board ot Trade bldg.
WADHAMS CO.. 67-76 t-ourth St.
MATS AND CAPS.
THANHAUSER HAT CO.. od-oi Front St.
HIDES. WOOL, CASCARA MARK.
KAH.s' BROS.. 1W1 Front St.
MANUFACTURERS LADIES' NECKWEAR.
EASTERN NOVELTY Mi- ci. CO.. bo 5th st
MEN'S AND WOMEN'S NECKWEAR.
COLUMBIA Neckwear Mfg. Co., 00 is utn. St.
MFRS. TYPE" AND PRINTERS' SUPPLIES.
American Typefounders Co.. H2-S4 front st.
SCHMIDT At the residence, 401 K. Oak St..
Sept. 7. Ignatius Adam Schmidt, aged o
years. beloved son of Mrs. Regina U.
Schmidt; brother of Frank and Frances
and Mrs Barbara McNamee. all of th.s
city. Funeral will leave the above resi
dence at 8.45 A. M. tomorrow (Thursday!.
Mass will be said - at 9 o'clock at st.
Frances Church. East 12th and Oak. In
terment at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Serv
ices at grave private. Please omit flow -ers.
Arrangements In care of Miller &
n 1,'.. i. dm a r Flla St.
1 1 .V J , ......
TUTTLE At his residence, 729 Northrup St..
C. v.-- 11 n.nri Tuttle. aged 7b
vears months 5 days, uncle of Henry G..
Mattle. Grace and John Tuule Eva M.
Craig. Mrs. R. L. Hanson, of Portland, and
brother of Joseph Tuttle. of San Francisco
Cal Funeral from the above residence at
R.4-, a M today (Wednesday). Septem
ber 1ST thence to the Cathedral. Fifteenth
and Davis streets, where services will be
held at 9 A. M. Friends invited. Interment
H MILTON" In this e!ty. William H ami I
". aged 46 years, beloved son of Mr.
and Mrs. Clarence Hamilton and brother
of Mrs. L. D. Wood. Mrs. tallaway.
Mrs. G. Williams. Mrs. ena Tate. W c.
Otho and Corry Hamilton, all of Lane
County. Or. Remains have been forwarded
from Dunning & McEnteea parlors to Eu
gene, Or., for interment.
GL'LOVSON TheWuneral of the late Ivan
Gulovson will be held today ( Wednes
day) at the family residence. 121S Mary
land ave. at 2 o'clock. Interment In
Rlvervlew cemetery. Arrangements in
charge of the Chambers Company.
EDWARD H0LMAN CO.
Third and Salmon Streets.
Main 507, A 1511.
J. P. FINLEY & SON.
Progressive Funeral Directors.,
MONTGOMERY AT FIFTH.
F. S. DUNNING, INC.
East Side Funeral Directors. 414 East
Alder Street. East 52. B 2B25.
DUNNING A M'ENTEE. funeral directors,
Broadway and Pine street. Phone Broad
way 43U. A 4i.i9. Lany atienaant.
A. R. ZELI.ER & CO., 002 WILLIAMS AVE.
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Day ana nignx service.
ST. XJ. 1 ..... . ... . . . -. ' " O...U : " . . -
. 1 - .4Tr Vail Tttl Ti 1QQQ
r T T TTO-TT V.., 11.1. . .. .1 Claw . a t .
rreeze A SNOOK. Sunnvside Parlors.
Auto hearse. 10J6 Belmont. 'lap. l.o. ts zaj.
SKEWES UNDERTAKING COMPANY. 3d
and Clay. Main 4152, A 2321. Lady attendant.
MR. AND MRS. W. H. HAMILTON Fu
neral service. K. 80th and Glisan. Tab. 4313.
ERICSON Residence Undertaking Parlors,
12th and Moirison sta. Main 6133. A 2232,
n ot 1 1 1 o puunc. to fctVcs - lai ad pos
nich the average person may find occa
annot be founu here will b siamy fur
S. House 40.
OPTOMETRISTS A1 OPTICIAN'S.
SAVE YOUR Lorr,"?,1'';
fitted glasses; gold filled,
mountings aa low as $L5i:
quality and service the
I. ...if I Hi., - ,.WU'.
optometrist, 200 Morrison st- Main 214.
G I .ASSES, guaranteed
low as l.io; tna best servica
ind material; 1 grind my own
Oregon. DK. J. D. JIEKLDIIU. 3
K. c. WRIGHT. 22 years' u"lnc" V" "
and foreign patents. 1 kum bldg.
I IOTH AND 5TAHK &T& , 52
PORTLAND WOOD FIFE CO. 'tor"ar
cfflce near 2t".b und York sis. Main
KEYSTONE PRESS J. E. Gantenbeln. Mgr.
Printing and linotyping. ll'y ront ax..
corner stars.. ji.'" " , j-
DDIMTIMft K-. W. HAL.TES AND COMPANY
lrst" Oak Sts. Mil" lrt.'. Allto
Mill I II1U r
At. RttiS AND FLUFF BUGS.
Ingrains. Kdrussels. Smyrna. Axminster. rag
rugs, all sizes mail orders prompt; booklet.
WESVF.RN FLUFF RUG CO.,
.-4-.-tt Union ave. N. East tiolo. B 14iS-
REAL ESTATE DEALERS.
PALMKR-JONES CO.. H. P.. 404 Wilcox bid.
PAINTING, reiuodeiluif. llntlns. furnaces,
hardwood flooring, re-roolins everything
necessary to make your hoino mora cheer
ful for the Winter.
THE OREGON HOME BUILDERS.
1330 Northwestern Bank Biug..
Marshall 3718. A 6-L
MOKAGF. AND TRANSFER.
FREE STORAGE FREE MOVISO
For a limited time. In order to fill our
modera brick warehouse, located in tha
heart of the city.
Expert packing and moving.
SECURITY STORAGE : TRANSFER CO..
ontc 103 Park at- Main 31j. A 1001.
ALWAYS PICK THE BEST Household
goods specialists; storage, packing, ship
ping and moving; horse or auto vans;
special freight rates to all points.
C. O. PICK TRANSFER & STORAGES CO..
2d and pine Sts. Broadway 51'6. A 109.
OREGON TRANSFER CO.. 474 Gllsan St..
corner 13th Telephone Main 60 or A 11;
We own and operate two large class "A"
warehouses on terminal tracks; lowest in
surance rates In the clty
MADISON ST. DOCK AND WAREHOUSE.
Office. ISO Madison. General merchandise
and forwarding agents. Phone Main 7691.
r-;-:hv prices cut in two.
We have specialists in every line and
w ill do any operation 5 ou need at one
half the regular price.
P. O. BOX 1"7. PORTLAND. OREGON.
LMBKELLAS. all colors and styles; largest
stock; recovering, new handles put on.
Meredith's. 3-'.) WssMngton st. Mar, low.
SLABWOOD at yard. $1 50 per cord. Lin 4
Sawdust & Fuel Co. Phona Main 6027 or
Git KEN AND DRY SLABWOOD. blockwood.
Panama Fuel Co. Main 5720. A SS98.
WE1NHARDS GULDEN AMBER NECTAR.
Henry Welnhard Plant, 13th and Burnalds
sts. Phone Main 72, A 1172.
PLAIN AND LUBRICATING OILS.
W. p. FULLER at CO., 12th and Davis sts.
PAINTS. OILS AND GLASS.
RASMlSSEN c CO.. 2d and iaylorsts.
PIPE. PIPE FITTING AND VALVES.
M. L. KLINE. B4-BU Front st.
PLUMBING AND STEAM SUPPLIES.
M. L. KLINE. t4-". Front SL
PRINTING First & Oak Sts
ts Main lOTi, A 1165
PRODl'CE. dried truit. Correspondence so
llclied. Union Produce Co.. 1-b Union ave.
PRODl'CE COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
EVEKD1NG & FARRELL. 140 Front st.
HOPE AND MINDING TWINE.
Portland cordage Co.. 14th and Northrnp.
SASH. DOORS AND GLASS.
W. P. FULLER Jc CO.. 12th and Davis sts.
MORGAN W.M.I. I'AI'KK I P.. 23 gd at.
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR I.ESS
$150 FUNERAL FOR $75.
Higher-priced funerals la proportion.
MILLER & TRACEY
independent Kuneral Ulrecturs.
Wash, at Klla tft.. Bet. 20th and ?xl.
Main 1:601. A 78S5. West Side.
MARTIX & FORBES CO.. Florists. H..4
Washington. Main I'tfO, A 1'Jtii. Flower
for all occasions artistically arranged.
CLARKE BROS.. Florists. JS7 Morrison st.
Main or A 1X0.". Fine flowers and floral
designs. No branch, stores.
MAX M. SMITH. Main 7J1.".. A 2121, bell
ing bldg.. 6th and Alder sts.
TON SETH FLORA L r"02 S.1 Washington
st.. between 4th and rth. Main l102. A1UI.
PORTLAND MARBLE WORKS, 204-6(1 4Ui
at., opposite City Hall. Main Sot4. Philip
Neu & Sons for memorials.
OREGON HUMANE SOCIETY
Office Room 153 Courthouse, 5th-btreet
Phone from ft to 5 Main 378. Home Phone
A tfd-o. Nij;ht call lifter vffice hours Main 20.
Report all casts of cruelty to the above
address. Electric lethal chamber for small
animals. Horse ambulance for sick and dis
abled animals at a moment's notice. Any
one desiring a dog or other pets, communi
cate with us. Call for all loet or strayed
stock, as we look after all Impounding.
There Is no more city pound. Just Oregon
I raeg EE3j gg ;
MONEY FOR FARMERS
at Current Hntfft.
COME IN AM) TALK WITH T'S
Bankers' Morteatr Corporations,
Title & Trust Hldar..
tV'e have Insurance Money at 5
Private Funds at 6 and 'im
ROBERTSON & EWTNG
207-8 Northwestern Bank Bids.
Western Bond &
Our Own Money at Current Rate.
MUNICIPAL AND CORPORATION
BONDS, FARM AND CITY LOANS.
SO Fourth St.. Board of Trade Bids;,
S 7 LOANS
ON MORTGAGE SECURITY
M0RTHWC51ERN BANK eultIN4