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THE MORNING OKEGONTATT, FRIDAY. 3IAT 28, 1920
PURPOSE SET FORTH
Proclamation Issued by Ad
ADVANCE OF STATE AIM
Meeting Held to Discuss Plans.
Expansion Work, to Be Launched
' The campaign advisory committee
for Portland of the Oregon state
chamber of commerce, headed by J. C.
Aineworth, president of the United
States National bank, and comprising
Henry I Corbett, W. F. Norman, Jay
Smith. John A. Keating; A C. Spencer,
Edward Ehrroau and John F. Daly,
issued a signed proclamation yester
day to the citizens of Portland, on the
expansion plans of the state chamber.
The statement follows:
"Believing strongly that the time is
at hand when men n business, profes
sional. Industrial and agricultural life
of Oregon should work unitedly to
advance the civic, commercial and
agricultural welfare of the state of
Oregon, we have carefully examined
rne plans for broadening the facilities
of the Oregon state chamber of com
merce and believe that strong sup
port should be given this movement.
Work Begins Jane 2.
"Work for the expansion of the
state chamber of commerce will begin
June 2, and there will be an Intensive
effort made on Wednesday, Thursday
and Friday, June 9, 10 and 11.
"Within the next few days an
earnest attempt will be made to ac
quaint residents of Portland with
plans and all are asked to go Into the
matter thoroughly and assist in the
"Portland owes a certain restnnsi-
bility to the balance of the state,
prominent citizens of which are ear
nestly supporting this movement.
"Oregon's possibilities can be ad
vanced materially and she can be
placed In the forefront of cities in
the northwest by concerted effort at
"We want you to Join hands with us
in this movement for the development
of the wonderful opportunities of
Plans Carefully Made.
The statement was drafted at a
meeting of the committee in the Ore
gon building yesterday afternoon, at
which Mr. Ainsworth presided. Be
sides the advisory committee those
present were: Charles Hall of Marsh
field, president of the state chamber:
J. I. Etheridge, treasurer of the or
ganization, and Juliua L. Meier, chair
man of the campaign executive com
mittee for Portland.
Plans of the canvass for an ade
quate budget for the state chamber
were gone into in great detail, as was
also the tentative programme of ac
tivities of the year, Mr. Hall and
Mr. Etherldge answering questions.
It developed at the meeting that
there will be a total of eight weeks
of preparation for the canvass for
budget subscriptions in Portland, and
the actual signing of subscriptions
'will be followed by an organization
installation period of eight weeks.
The plans for the canvass and meth
ods of determination finally of the
programme of activities and budget
were explained by means of charts
and aroused a good bit of interest,
FATHER ASKS FOR CHILD
MOTHER OF, YOUNGSTER IS AC
CUSED OP ABDTJCTIOX.
iiix Salts for Divorce Filed in Cir
cuit Conrt Two Plaintiffs
Recovery of his youngest child,
whom he alleges the mother surrep
titiously took from him. is asked by
Joseph Fazio in a divorce complaint
v. yoBwjruay Kgainsi JM.ary JVL.
ilo. The pair were married in May,
1.4, and have two children, one of
Xhom is in the-care of the ennntv
Mrs. Fazio abandoned her husband
in 1917. Fazio asks for both chil
That her husband treated her
cruelly, compelled her to support
herself and became so disturbed men
tally from the effects of liquor that
t was necessary to send him to the
wtate hospital, are charges made by
Mrs. Margaret Flanagan, who seeks
separation from. John Flanagan. They
were marriea in
Strong drink. It is asserted, caused
disturbances in the home of Mary
Hi. Williams, who seeks a divorce
from Benjamin L. WiUiams. Cruel
treatment, non-support and desertion
are charged in the complaint. They
were marriea in 1907 and five years
later Williams went to Missouri.
Agnes E. Schweitzer has filed suit
for divorce from PhlUis Schweitzer,
whom she married in 1918. She says
he threatened to kill her. called her
names and compelled her to support
herself by working In a factory.
She asks $2S a month alimony and
Desertion was charged in two suits
for divorce filed yesterday. Nadia
Simmons, who was married to Lee H.
Simmons in 1913, asserted that her
spouse left her two years ago. Bessie
V. Lynn said she had been living
alone a similar length of time. She
married Ira E. Lynn IS years ago.
25 Of fat
Cherry's is showing a charming
variety of Smart Suits at a tempt
ing price reduction.
There are scarcely two models
alike, every one distinctly individual,
and with custom-made exclusiveness.
These garments are shown at a
23 v reduction from marked price
with the usual Cherry terms just a
small down payment and the rest
vCHERRY'S, 391 WASHINGTON
A SMART event of this evening
will be the costume party or
Spanish fiesta to be given at
the Portland art museum. The tab
leaux and special dances with the
art students In colorful and artistic
costumes will be unique attractions.
Society always attends the art mu
seum affairs and the present function
doubtless will be quite a brilliant fes
tivity. Another event of note for tonight
will be the Irvington club dance, for
which tickets have been going at re
markably good prices. There is no
limit placed on the amount one may
pay and so there is a keen rivalry
among the committee members to see
who can make the biggest success as
ticket sellers. As a resit a goodly
sum will be added to the necessary
club fund. The committee has
planned the details " quite carefully
and it is safe to say that the party
will be a success.
Society will be well represented at
the Dent Mowrey recital to be given
Tuesday evening at the Multnomah
hotel. Friends will honor Mr. Mow
rey, who Is planning to leave later
in the summer for New York. He
and Mrs. Mowrey were among the
drama league players who recently
went to Salem and Eugene and gave
some clever plays. Among the oth-
WOMEN'S CLUB CALENDAR
Executive board of the Port
land Parent-Teacher council,
room SSI, courthouse, 3:30 P.M.
Portland Woman's club, ball
room, Multnomah hotel, 2 P. M.
P. E. O. chapters' luncheon.
Olds, Wortman & King tearoom,
12:30 P. M.
Fulton Park Parent-Teacher
association, Fulton Park school,
8 P. M.
ers who made the trip were Mr. and
Mrs. -George Gerlinger, Mr. and Mrs.
H. L. Corbett, Miss Evelyn Cheley
Miss Marian Voorhies and Miss Aileen
The sessions of the supreme temple.
Daughters of the Nile, will be held
in Seattle Monday and Tuesday and
for this gathering, Nydia temple of
Portland will send Mrs. H. T. Hutch
inson, Mrs. Hugh J. Boyd and Mrs.
Walter Holman as delegates.
Mrs. Rose Coursen Reed has re
turned from Astoria where she was
the guest of Mrs. Charles Callendar
for a few days.
Mrs. F. S. Belcher and Mrs. Hicks
Fenton entertained yesterday at a
small and informal studio tea com
plimenting Mrs. Edward Ferry, the
guest of Mrs. F. J. Cobbs.
Mr. and Mrs. James Cellars and
Mrs. Carlton Allen of Astoria are
visitors in the city and will be here
for the weekend at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. George B. Cellars.
The American Legion will give a
dance Saturday night at Windemuth,
and for this occasion the following
will be patronesses: Mrs. George L.
Baker, Ivirs. William B. Follette, Mrs.
C. E. Eentler, Mrs. Creed C. Ham
mond,, Mrs. W. A. Eivers, Mrs. S. B.
Huston, Mrs. Barge E. Leonard, Mrs.
Arthur A. Murphy, Mrs. C. C. Peck,
Mrs. F. C. Norris, Mrs. George A.
White, Mrs. George L. Williams.
Mr. and Mrs. John L. Rand of Ba
ker are at the Portland. They have
just returned from Corvallis and Eu
gene, where they were guests of the
agricultural college and the univer
sity. Friends of Mrs. Jack Hayden (Mar
garet Ayer) are regretting that she is
leaving tonight for San Francisco,
where she will make her home. The
attractive young matron is immensely
popular in society here and will be
missed. As a farewell tribute Miss
Alberta Bair entertained Wednesday
for Mrs. Hayden, asking only about
20 of the honor guest's most intimate
friends to tea at her home. Mrs.
William Murgard poured tea. The
rooms were decorated in tulips and
other gay blossoms. The affair was
quite informal as have been a number
of similar tributes to the popular
The Travelers' Protective associa
tion auxiliary will hold their monthly
dancing party at the Hotel Multno
mah tomorrow evening. This will be
the last of a series of dances which
have been very popular. Special music
has been provided for this event, and
all friends of the T. P. A. are invited
The O.-W. R. & N. Employes' club
will give a dancing party Friday
night in the ballroom of the Multno
mah hotel. The committee includes
George F. Koch, chairman: Mildred
Hebert. Audrae Gentray,. Myrtle Hol-
ton, Julia Smith, Catherine Muschalik,
Mrs. N. W. Kinard, Bertha L. Morris.
Edna Hepp. Amy Klum, Dorothy
Smith. Frances Gansneder, Anna Her
man, Mrs. Marie Tydeman, May
Hinchman, Mrs. Theresa C. DePue
Clarence Potter, L. W. Hobbs, Charles
Hofeldt. W. C. Rankin. Frank Laukat,
John W. Magers, C. F. Lincoln, E.
Kobnett, George E. Knepper and W.
I Women's Activities
THE annual business meeting of
the Portland Woman's club will
be held today In the ballroom
of the Multnomah hotel. Reports of
the president, officers and chairmen
of the committees will be read at the
business meeting which will open
promptly at 2 o'clock, followed by a
reception In honor of new members
of the club taken in during the past
year. Mrs. Harry Chipman, chairman
of programmes, has prepared a splen
did probramme for the afternoon and
refreshments will be served by the
social committee. The club year will
close with a picnic at the Oaks, which
will be an event of June 10.
A meeting of the executive board of
the Portland Parent-Teacher council
has been called for this afternoon at
3:30 P. M., in room SSI courthouse.
Mrs. Palmer, president of the council,
requests that all newly elected offi
cers be present at this meeting.
Military and physical training class
of the Community Service Girl's club
will be held this evening at 7:45 o'clock
in the Armory. New members are
still being taken ints these classes
and girls interested are welcome to
The Federation of the Christian
Woman's Board of Missions, will hold
an all-day meeting today in the New
Christian church of St- Johns. Oswego
street." Hot biscuits and butter will
be served free. Fhiends of the society
Monday following Memorial day.
the Community Service Hiking club
will take a trip to Mount Tabor
park, leaving First and Alder streets
at 10 A. M. Members of the party
are requested to register at Com
munity Service headquarters. 436
: North westren Bank building, before
Saturday, May 29. The hikers will
be accompanied by Mr. Sam Fries,
member of the Trails club, who has
aided Miss Winifred Evans, chairman
and the members of the Community
Service hiking committee to plan a
most interesting schedule for the re
mainder of the year.
Mrs. Rufus Holman will entertain a
few young people, friends of her
daughter, Eleanor, at a house party at
the Holman country home for the
OREGON AGRICULTURAL COL
LEGE. Corvallis, May 26. (Special.)
A bronze memorial has been pre
sented to the college by the council
of Jewish women of Portland in honor
of Mrs. Rose Selling, formerly Miss
Rose Jacobs, a graduate of the col
lege in 1872, recently deceased. Mrs.
Selling spent her girlhood days In
Corvallis and lived here for some
years after her marriage.
Because of the great Interest in the
Oregon Agricultural college and the
loyalty for it which Mrs. Selling
showed, the council of Jewish women
decided upon this memorial. It is a
bronze fountain and will be located
somewhere on the campus.
ALBANY, Or May 27. (Special.)
Miss Vera Horner, daughter of Pro
fessor J. B. Homer, the veteran pro
fessor of history in the Oregon Agri
cultural college at Corvallis, is fol
lowing in her father's footsteps. She
has been engaged to teach history In
the Albany highsehool during the
next school year. Her father, in his
younger days, oiKe served as superin
tendent of the Albany schools. Miss
Horner has been teaching the past
few years in the Roseburer schools.
Professor J. B. Horner has been head
of the department of history in the
state agricultural college for many
years and has written a book as well
as many articles on Oregon history.
A birthday luncheon was served
Tuesday at 12:30 o'clock in the base
ment of the Westminster Presby
terian church, 'by the ladies of the
congregation whose birthdays were
in May. The dividends received from
the luncheon were given to the so
cial service committee to be used In
tneir work. The hostesses were:
Mesdames D. P. Price, chairman:
James Carrico, J. G. Fleishman, R. P.
naDerenam, M. c. Mace, G. E. Park
hill, H. A. Killam, J. C. Baird, Sidney
Rasmussen, H. C. Clair, H. Ti Bohl
man, J. ,P. Mulder, H. C. Buckley,
Amos Spauldlng. C. H. Chenowith. G.
S. Carpenter, and Mrs. Ellen Johnson
and Mrs. Ethel MeAyeal.
The Portland Parent-Teacher coun
cil and the state organization were
represented in the group of women
wno Honored Mrs. Bruce Kester of
Vale, Or., at a luncheon yesterday at
the Y. W. C. A. Mrs. W. J. Hawkins
served as toastmistress. Mrs. C. W.
Hayhurst and Mrs. Kester were
speakers. Mrs. Hayhurst spoke of
her trip through eastern Oregon, of
the excellent work done in Malheur
county, of the clever play, "Back to
tne Farm, presented by the nuoils
of Nyssa; of the hospitality of the
Civic club of Bend, of her ISO-mile
stage ride across the desert, travel
ing from one parent-teacher circle to
another, and of many other points of
Mrs. Kester, who came here to take
the state bar examinations, told of
the efforts of the women of Vale to
improve conditions. The fight was
made against the sale of cigarettes
to minors and the business men took
it up and co-operated. The need of
amusements is great and the parents
and teachers are endeavoring to have
the school auditorium opened so that
there may be supervised dances and
entertainments for the young people.
The women present at the luncheon
protested against the dry land bath
ing girls being shown as a feature
of the Shrine entertainment and dele
gated Mrs. A. F. Flegel to take the
protest to the Shrine committee.
Fares to Enterprise for the Oregon
Federation of Women's clubs con
vention have been allowed by John
m. scott on the receipt certificate
plan. Sale dates, May 28 to June 3,
certificates to be honored June 2 to 8
inclusive. Delegates may be instruct
ed to purchase one-way tickets on
the going trip and retain receipt for
such fare. In case there are 250 or
more at the meeting paying 75 cents
or more on the going trip (exclusive
of ministers and others traveling on
half rates), return tickets will be sold
at one-third of the usual one-way
fare. Certificates of attendance should
be signed by the state president and
presented to the local aarent of th
O-W. R. & N. at Enterprise, who will
act lor all lines.
FUG EVERYWHERE URGED
VETERANS ASK REAL MEMORI
AL DAY OBSERVAXCE.
Mayor Supports Request of Local
Post and Proclaims Monday
Xext Public Holiday.
"An American flag on every Ameri
can house Memorial day" is the slo
gan adopted by Over the Top post
No. 81, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
and embodied in a proclomatlon Is
sued yesterday by Mayor Baker.
in nis proclamation the mayor
urges all business houses in Port
land to close Monday, in order that
lormer service men may Join in the
exercises planned by the various posts
in Portland. Mayor Baker also asks
that Monday be observed, not as a
gala day, but in a spirit of solemn
reverence for the dead who gave
their lives for the nation. The proc
"L George L. Baker, roavor of the
city of Portland, do, by virtue of my
office, proclaim May 31. 1910 (Dec
oration day) a public, holiday, to be
observed not as a gala day, but in a
spirit of solemn reverence for the
heroic dead who have given their
lives so that their nation could
"Merchants, and manufacturers and
all employers" are earnestly requested
to close their places of business on
this day, so that all ex-soldiers in
their employ can join their posts
and take part In the ceremonies
planned for their commands, and that
all employers and employes may like
wise participate in the solemn cere
monies of the day as an outward ex
pression of a deep and abiding love
for and confidence in their country
and to the glory of the departed
"To our citizens let me earnestly
commend the slogan of Over the Top
post No. 81. which is 'An American
flag on every American house Me
morial day. so that our country's
nag, so generally displayed, may con
stantly remind all people within our
city of the day and all that it means
to our people."
t Two Horses Alleged Stolen.
ROSEBCRG, Or.. May 's 27. (Spe,
ciaX) William Major, colored. Is be
ing held in the county jail on
charge of horse stealing, the first
charge of the kind in this county for
Serge, Velvet, Jersey
Including One Evening Model
to go at
vr Less Than the Cost
i to Manufacture
Charmeuse, Satin, Taffeta
Many Attractive Styles in
Dark Rich Colors
For Afternoon and Street
(f Brought Way Down in
K ' Price to
Spring and Summer
Styles and Colors
Taffetas. Jersey Top and
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five years. Major is alleged to have
stolen two horses in Caw creek can
yon and to have taken them to Camas
GET THIS HEALTH HABIT:
Drink a glass of pure water as soon as you et
out of Led; drink a small glass of pure orande
juice just before you eat brealdast:for break-
fast beat two ShreddedWheatBiscuits
in the oven (to restore their crispness) and
eat them witb not milk or cream. All the
nutriment needed for a naif days 'work the
imnd clear and alert, the liver and kidneys
acuVe,the stomach sweet and cleanEy it for
six days and see how muck better you. feeL
Making Low Prices Clear Quantities Limited and Sizes
Out All Odd Garments Broken Wonderful Values
to go at
alley, keeping them there for ten
days, occupying the vacant home ol
V. W. Gates and feeding the horses
Entered on Statement Rendered July 1
In a Big
Today and Tomorrow
35 Suits at Yi
$65 Suits $32.50
$85 Suits 42.50
$110 Suits........ 55.00
$125 Suits 62.50
$150 Suits 75.00
$225 Suits 112.00
50 Coats at
$45 Coats. ..
51 Dresses H
$49 Dresses $24.50
$65 Dresses 32.50
$75 Dresses 37.50
$100 Dresses 50.00
$150 Dresses 75.00
$200 Dresses. ... ; . . 100.00
20 Skirts at Vz
. . $6.25
$35.00 Skirts. . ,
40 Blouses at H
Regularly marked $12.50 to
$85. Today's price $6.25 to
Regularly marked $3.95 to
$7.50. Today's price $1.98
oKieSes s (90
ESTABLISHED FURS 49-ISl
with feed from Mr. Gates' barn. He
Is also charged with having stolen
a pair of shoes and a gun.
Priced for Speedy Clearance '
Georgette and Crepe De Chine
and Crepe de Chine
A Few Blouses Only
Lingerie and Georgette
Limited Quantity Sizes
34 and 36 Only
Crepe de Chine
Sizes Broken 34
Satin and Crepe de Chine
Satin and Crepe de Chine
Limited Lot Gowns $15
UO " rw i O O
I The Battle Clouds of
Election Have Partially
I Cleared Away
Now there win be some very
interesting reading at your
hand every day. Are your
eyes equipped to enjoy it and
Inform yourself T If not. come
and see my optometrists at
once and get a splendid pair
of glasses, as they are one
half of life.
STAPLES The Jeweler-Optician J
266 MORRISON ST, Between 3d and 4th
tells the truth
One taste of Golden Age will tell you the truth
about Macaroni. You'll know the taste of high
priced wheat. , You will delight in the firm, yellow
goodness of Golden Age with its 5 big helpings in
each 10c package. And Golden Age cooks quickly
because its walls are thin. Ask your grocer today.