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THE SUNDAY OREGONIAN, POBTUANB, 'JANUAB33 U, 1900.
NOOKSACK LOG JAM.
I1FCULTIES IX WAY OF BE.
5I0VAL BY UXITED STATES.
Oo&etcss Is IIUely to Talce Action
Captain Harry Taylor's Views
of the Matter.
WASHINGTON, Jan. a The damage
done by the overflowing of the Nooksack
river, tn. Whatcom county, Washington,
has heen called to the attention of the
war department. It has been suggested
that an appropriation of $20,000 be made
lor the removal of a log jam near the
mouth of the river, and it is probable that
some action Trill shortly be taken for the
relief of the settlers in the flooded dis
trict. A survey -was made some time ago with
a. view to having the jam removed, but
nothing -was done. While it is probable
that congress could act under the old sur
vey, it is deemed best to have a new one
made. Commending on the removing from
the mouth of the Nooksack river certain
logs and jams which have had. the effect
of injuring navigation, and, by the back
ing up of the water, seriously affecting
the Interests of riparian, proprietors, Cap
tain Harry Taylor, of the engineer corps
stationed on Puget sound, says:
The collection of these logs and jams
end the consequent backing "up of the
water seems to bavo been brought about
very largely by the construction of a
boom which exists at the mouth of the
river. This boom "was constructed some
ftimedurlng the early part of the year 1SS0.
Complaint was made against this boom
three years ago, as an obstruction to nav
igation, and. a suit was brought in the
United. States circuit court for the dis
trict of Washington to compel the re
moval of this boom. The decree which
"Was handed down February 20, 1S96. sus
tained the defendant and ordered, the suit
tdlsmissed. In the decree the judge holds:
" 'First, That tbe legislature of the state
bad ample power prior to the enactment
toy congress of the river and harbor act
tof September 19, 1SS0, to authorize the con
Btruction of this boom, and. that at the
time of Its construction it was authorized
toy Jaw, and therefore not a nuisance nor
ma unlawful obstruction to navigation;
and in the second place that the chief
value of the Nooksack river as a highway
Is for the floating of saw-logs, and that
'persons and corporations having occasion
to use it lor these purposes have rights
equal to the rights o others to use the
river as a jughway for boats and vessels,
id that a boom at the mouth of the
river necessary for gathering and holding
awlogs is to be regarded as an aid to
the use of the river for a lawful purpose,
and entitled to protection tbe same as a
vrharf or pier constructed at a convenient
jplace for the convenience of vessels.'
"The decree was forwarded by the chief
of engineers, Iby second indorsement, tin
ker date of March C, 1E9G, to Captain W.
3j. Fisk, corps of engineers.
"Upon the recommendation of the dis
trict attorney, this case was appealed,
and I have been informed unofliclally that
the defendant was again sustained, in the
appellate court. I have no official knowl
edge of the result of the appeal.
"A report of a survey of the Nooksack
river was submitted by Captain T. W.
Symons, corps of engineers, under date
of January 14, 1S95. Accompanying this
report was a tracing showing the condi
tions at the mouth of the Nooksack river.
Captain Symons suggested two plans for
Improving the mouth of the river, each
of which was estimated to cost about
525,000. One of these plans was suggested
in case the courts decided that the boom
company had no rights paramount to the
rights of the United S'tates to make
changes, and the other plan was suggest
ed for adoption, if for legal reasons it
was deemed best not to adopt the first
"In view of the decision of the courts
that the boom as maintained at the
mouth of the rivgr is a legal structure,
and entitled to protection as such, it does
not seem to me that either one of these
plans can be adopted without violating
the rights of the boom company, as one
of them cuts through the boom and par
tially destroys it, and the other diverts
the course of the river so as to cause it
to enter Bellingham bay entirely outside
of the boom, and would as effectually de
stroy the usefulness of the boom as the
first plan. Since Captain Symons report
was submitted, I understand that the jam
at the mouth of the river has Increased
Very materially, and that the mouth of
the river is now practically closed, so
that even the logging operations are car
ried on with difficulty. It would now
probably cost double the amount of Cap
Itain Symons estimate to clear the mouth
of the river, due to the greater extent
of the jam, and it is also probable that
en entirely different plan wouid have to
'During- the past two years I have been
appealed, to a number of times to send
the snagboat into the Nooksack river to
remove these log jams, but I have de
clined to order her to the river on ac
count of the great difficulty she would
have in entering the stream, and the
probability of her being wrecked on the
tide flats while trying to find an entrance
Into the river. In the condition In which
the mouth of the river is at the present
time, she could only effect an entrance at
extreme high tide, and it is probable that
ven to do that it would require many
days' work to clear away the snags which
have accumulated. If during tl prose
cution of this work she should ground
tipon a snag, (as she might very likely
tfo), with the falling of the tide she would
almost certainly be wrecked.
"It therefore does not appear to mo
practicable to so improve the mouth of
the Nooksack river under the present
e tatus of affairs as to permit such free
outflow of the flood waters as would re
lieve the lands along its lower course
from the -dangers of overflow."
Kiplins's Place In Literature.
The sympalliy of the world for Kipling;
when the affliction fell upon himself and
his family at New York, led, as was natu
ral, to some o-erestImate of his place la
Jotters. The Oregonlan commented on this
at the time, and expressed the opinion
that his position was not so sure as to
M-nder some reaction impossible. "We
think htea an original force in English
letters, but doubt whether ho will be much
read 20 years hence. It was inevitable that
his success should raise up critics and even
enemies; other authors less in demand
flout him, and the critics, anxious to cel
ebrate new literary stars in the firma
ment, Jibe at him. Allowance is to be
made for these motives, wliich havo noth
ing in them of permanent force; yet it re
anains true, as The Oregonlan pointed out
some time ago, that there seems to be In
Sapling's work little of Ihe quality that
makes for immortal authorship. In the
Contemporary Review, Sobert Buchanan,
who is at chronic ieud with the world,
Mr. KlpHnss muse alternates between two
extremes the lowest cockney vulgarity and
the very freight of what Americans call "hlgh-X&lutJ-
" so that when It Is not setting the
teeth on edge with the vocabulary of the Lon
don Hooligan It is raving in capital letters
about the Seraphim and the Pit sad the Maid
ens Nine and the Planeto. Mr. Kipling, in a
word, although not a poet .at All In the true
cense of the word. Is as near an. approach to a
poet as -can be tolerated by the ephemeral and
hasty Judgment of tbe day. His very tncapac-
i its' of serious thought or deep feeling is In hla
favor. He represents, with more or less ac
1 curacy, wli&t the mob Is thinking, and for this
8 very roaesoa he Is likely to be forgotten as
cwlf tly &&& summodly as ne has been applaud
lad, nay, to be judsod. one condemned as mean
The battle of life is a hard fight for most persons. It lasts from child
hood to old age almost from the cradle to the -grave in many cases.
Parents, will you allow your children to go into this great battle unpre
pared, and trust to luck to succeed ? Surely not; We can help you.
We teach exactly such things as every young man and every young
woman ought to know. In fact, we are outfitters of young people for
the battle of life.
Call or send for
fullyj and may be had for the asking.
A. P.ARMSTRONG, Prin.
cad insignificant on grounds quite a hasty as
those on which ho has been hailed as Important
and- hlgh-mlnd'ed. Ravage animalism and ig
norant vainglory being In the ascendant, he la
hailed at every street corner and crowned by
every newspaper. Tomorrow, when the wind
changes, and the-silly crowd Is In another and
possibly saner temper, he Is certain to fare very
differently. The misfortune Is that his ef
fusions have no real poetical quality to pre
serve them when their momentary purposa baa
-been served. Of more tnani one poet of this
generation It has been said that "he uttered
nothing baes." Of. Mr. Kipling- It may be said,
eo far at least as his verses are concerned, that
ho has scarcely on, arty single occasion uttered
anything that does not suggest moral baseness,
or hover dangerously near iL
Telesrraph Early In Polities.
A. K. McClure, in Saturday Evening Post.
The rejection of all the important can
didates and the nomination of Polk, who
had not been thought of for the presidency,
astounded the democrats throughout the
country, and It was at first indignantly re
sented by the friends of Van Buren. In
order to conciliate the "Van Buren people,
Silas "Wright of New York, Van Buren' 3
closet friend and then one of our ablest
senators, was nominated for vice-president,
but unfortunately for "Wright, Pro
fessor ITorso had just completed his ex
perimental telegraph lino between Wash
ington and Baltimore, ana: "Wright was ad
vised of his nomination by telegraph one
of the earliest news messages that passed
over the line and ho instantly responded
with a curt and peremptory declination,
which resulted In the nomination of George
SL Dallas, of Philadelphia.
After mature deliberation the friends
of Van Buren decided to give an earnest
support to Polk, and Senator Wright was
compelled to take the nomination for gov
ernor, to carry his state. He thus be
came governor in 1S44, Instead of vjce
presldent, and in 181G suffered a humiliat
ing defeat In a contest for re-election that
practically ended his public career. Had
there been no telegraph he would have
been the vice-president.
1 o fr
A Substantial Editorial Article.
(Mr. Cooper, the editor of the Scotsman,
tells, in his autobiography, a story of how
a leader writer (who it has been suggested
was-the late James Hannay), being pressed
by the printer's devil for a leading article,
and having allowed the time to go by in
which he could construct one of his own,
took the scissors, cut out a "leader" from
that day's Times, pasted it on a sheet of
paper, and writing on It the headline.
"What Does the Times Mean by This?"
sent the whole article as his contribution
to the leading columns of his own journal!
It was printed as a "leader" exactly aa
he sent It in simply an article from the
Times headed by the query: "What Does
the Times Mean by This?"
TWO LOTS IN EAST PORTLAND BUSINESS
center to rent cheap. Address box 1048, Port
land. STRICTLY FRESH OREGON EGGS, 25c. Pa
cific Market & Grocery Co., 149 First.
WILL EXCHANGE REAL ESTATE
typewriter. Inquire S2C Fourth st
MONEY TO LOAN AT 6 PER CENT
On city property; no commission.
C34 Chamber of Commerce.
On Improved city and farm property, at lowest
current rates. Building loans. Installment
loans. Macmaster & Blrrell, 311 Worcester ilk.
JUST RECEIVED CARGO OF
PACIFIC COAST CO..
Telephone 229. 240 Washington st.
$500.00 TO $50,000.00
AT LOW RATES
On acceptable securities.
Chamber of Commerce.
W. H. FEAR, 410
Third and Taylor Streets,
Are closing out their stock of Imported
Xilnens at cost. Napkins, towels, crashes,
On Tuesday Next, January !6
UPRIGHT PIANO. ELEGANT FURNITURE.
VELVET CARPETS. RUGS. LIBRARY OF
MODERN LITERATURE. BRASS AND IRON
BEDSTEADS. HAIR MATTRESSES, ETC., AT
CENTRAL AUCTION ROOMS
Cor. Alder and Park sta. (remov&d from stor
age warehouse for positive sale), comprising:
Upright piano, full scale, rosewood case; genu
ine mahogany parlor desks and center tables,
beautifully inlaid with pettrl and choice woods;
an up-to-date drawing-room cabinet, with bev
eled French-plate mirrors; nlrdseye maplo
stand; very choice rattan rockers; highly pol
ished mahogany combination bookcase and desk,
swell front; parlor suit. In Swiss brocatelle up
holstered; fine Morris chair; pearl inlaid rock
ers; a very costly walnut combination book
case, "Elizabethlan" design, cost when bought
?250; library flat-top desk, in quartered oak,
and best of workmanship; large quantity of
books, including Chambers Enoylcopedia (in
eheep binding), Victor Hugo's works, Leslie's
Popular Monthly (In morocco), Dickens' works,
and about 100 miscellaneous books; genuine
marble French block, cotrt ?50; lace curtains;
portieres; heavy tapestry; -table covers; 8-ft.
quartered oak extension table; swell-front side
board, with French-plate mirror; set of dining
chairs; a quantity of silverware; hall tree; vel
vet carpets; Smyrna and Oriental rugs, vari
ous sizes; oil paintings; braas and Iron bed
steads; mahogany and oak bedroom sets, all
complete, with springs and hair mattresses;
white maple bureaus and chiffoniers; feather
pillows and bedding; oak Matuska folding bed,
wltii French-plato mirror; wardrobe; couch,
etc The auctioneer Invites ladles to Inspect
the goods TOMORROW (MONDAY), AFTER 2
P. M. 'SALE ON TUESDAY AT 10 A. M.
SHARP. GEO. BAKER & CO., Auctioneers.
On Thursday Next, Jan. 18
AT CENTRAL AUCTION ROOMS, cor. Alder
and Park sts., regular weekly sale of household
furniture, carpets, stoves, etc Sole at 10 A. M.
.GEO. BAKER & CO., Auctioneers.
It explains our work
J. A. WESCO, Secretary.
CLASSIFIED AD. RATES
"Rooms," "Rooms and Board," "Housekeep
ing Rooms," "Situations 'Wanted," 15 words "or
less, 15 cents; 16 to 20 words', 20 cents; 21 to 25
words, 25 cents, etc No discount for additional
UNDER ALL OTHER HEADS except "New
Today," 30 cents for 15 word3 or less; 16 to 20
words, 40 cents; 21 to 25 words, 50 cents, etc.
first Insertion. Each additional Insertion, one
half; no further discount under one month.
"NEW TOD AT' (gauge measure .agate), 15
cents per line, first insertion; 10 cents per lino
for each additional insertion.
ANSWERS TO ADVERTISEMENTS, ad
dressed care The Oregonlan and left at this of
fice, should always be Inclosed In sealed envel
opes. No stamp Is required on such letters.
The Oregonlan will not bo responsible for er
rors in advertisements taken through the tele
phone. S'EW TODAY.
The elegant furniture and fittings of resi
dence, 261 13TH STREET. Also the entire fur
nishings of COTTAGE, on the SAME PREM
ISES, will be oold by PUBLIC AUCTION, to
foreclose chattel mortgage, upon WEDNES
DAY. JANUARY 17, 1900, commencing at 10
A. M. (If not SOLD AT PRIVATE sale prior to
3 o'clock P. M. SATURDAY, JAN. 13, 1900).
Particulars, of sale in nxt SUNDAY'S ORE
GONLAN. For particulars apply to S. L. N.
GILMAN, AUCTIONEER, 411 Washington st.
The attention of the public is called to the
fact that we receive dally large consignments of
all kinds of fish, oysters, emms, mussels, chick
ens, ducks, geese, creamery and dairy butter.
We wholesale and retail, and solicit orders from
the interior. Telephone Oregon 71S; Colum
FERRERA GROCERY CO., Proprietors,
. lamoui, cor. aecona.
UNDER THE INSTRUCTIONS OF
THE ADMINISTRATOR, I will, on
WEDNESDAY NEXT, January 17, at
my salesroom, 182 FIRST ST., AT
10 A. M., offer for sale the furniture
and other effects of the OATMAN ES
TATE, CONSISTING IN PART as fol
lows: GRAND SQUARE KNABB PI
ANO of ELEGANT TONE; EXCEL
LENT 5-PIECE CHERRY-FRAME
PARLOR SUIT, UPHOLSTERED IN
PLUSH; ELEGANT CHIFFONIER in
quartered OAK; PLUSH-TOP center
table; SPLENDID MARBLE-TOP
WALNUT LIBRARY TABLE; FINE
WALNUT hall tree; FINE PARLOR
and HALL LAMPS; bedroom set, rock
ers, etc.; very fine 10-foot EXTENSION
TABLE; 72-piece dinner set of HAVI
LAND, with GOLD DECORATIONS;
Will also have on sale two GRAND
SQUARE PIANOS, A. B. CHASE or
gan, paintings, pictures, etchings, lace
curtains, OAK and other center tables,
lamps, SEWING MACHINES, SPLEN
DID CHINA CLOSET, BEDROOM
suits in OAK and ASH, BED and
other LOUNGES, kitchen tables and
chairs, COOK STOVE, WOOD AND
COAL HEATERS, LOT NEW AIR
TIGHT HEATERS, etc. ALSO a
GOOD-AS-NEW MAN'S RAMBLER
BICYCLE in FIRST-CLASS repair.
At 55 North Park et., cor. Everett, MONDAY,
JAN. 15, at 10 A. M., of rockers, bedroom suits,
extension table, dining chairs, wool carpets,
toilet set, cook stove, kitchen treasure, dishes,
etc. Terms cash. -J. T. WILSON, Auctioneer.
AUCTION SALE BLIND BAGGAGE
Under Instructions of hotel, I will offer for
eale on MONDAY NEXT, JAN. 15, at 2 P. M.,
a varied lot of trunks, vallseo, etc. Positive
sale. Terms cash. J. T. WILSON, Auctioneer. "
At C94 Second St., cor. Meade, South Portland,
at 10 A. M., TUESDAY. JAN. 10, rockers,
denter table, couch, extension table, dining
chairs, cook stoves, dishes, bedroom suit, two
bedsteads, springs, stands, hall lamp and other
lamps, dieb, cabinet, etc Terms cash.
J. T. WILSON, Auctioneer.
AUCTION SALE GROCERIES, ETC
At my salesroom, 182 First st., on FRIDAY,
JAN. 19, at 10 A. M., I will sell to the highest
bidder in detail, to SUIT all BUYERS, a
fresh stock of groceries, consisting of flour,
canned goods, baking powders, fine maple and
other syrups, starches and other goods too nu
merous to mention. This Is a nice, fresh stock
of staples, having" been, in stock but two months.
Terms cash. J. T. WILSON, Auctioneer.
ATTRACTIVE AUCTION SALE
'VERY COSTLY FURNITURE.
ON THURSDAY, JAN. 18, AT 10 A. M., AT
390 PARK ST., COR. MONTGOMERY. I am
pleased to announce to the buying public that
I will offer for sale to the highest bidder, for
cash, the following furniture, vlzr
TWO HEAVY UPHOLSTERED EAST
CHAIRS; SETTEE, in SILK and PLUSH; MA
HOGANY center table; HEAVY ENGLISH
OAK COMBINATION BOOKCASE; BANOl V
LAMP: wicker and conbltr rockers; FINE
MUSIC RACK: fine bed lounge; NEARLY
NEW MOQUETTE CARPETS, in front and
back parlors; Brussels and. other carpets; ELE
GANT QUARTERED OAK HALL TREE. WITH
FRENCH-PLATE MIRROR; VERY HEAVY
QUARTERED OAK SIDEBOARD, with FINE
FRENCH-PLATE MIRROR; extension table;
dining chairs; table spread.
I would especially mention VERY FINE
HEAVY BLACK WALNUT BEDROOM SUIT,
with VERY LARGE FINE FRENCH-PLATE
MIRRORS (ORIGINAL COST ?375). ALSO
VERY LARGE BLACK WALNUT WARD
ROBE, to match; FINE OAK bedroom suits:
good hair mattresses: Yum-Yum springs; FINE
CHINA TOILET SETS: two LARGE PIER
MHtRORS; eight-day clock; good refrigerator;
cook stove; linoleum; heating stove: dishes,;
glaesware; lee cream freezer; wringer, etc;
wheelbarrow; six cords good dry wood; four gas
chandeliers, and other and numerous furnish
ings belonging to a well-furnished house.
This sale io well worthy the careful consider
ation of any one Interested In the purchasing
of such, furnishings. ,
J. T. WJLSON, Auctioneer.
DAILY METEOROLOGICAL REPORT.
PORTLAND, Jan. 13. 8 P. M. Maximum
temperature, 55; minimum temperature, 43;
river reading at 11 A. M., 12.0 feet; change In
the last 24 hours, 4.4 feet; total precipitation,
8 P. M. to 8 P.'M., 0.33 Inch; total precipita
tion from Sept. 1, 1899, 22.22 lnohes; normal
precipitation from Sept, 1, 1899, 22.45 inches;
deficiency, 0.23 Inch; total sunshine Jan. 12,
0:00; possible sunshlna Jon. 12, 8:59.
Rain continues at the time of reporting in
Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Northern Cali
fornia. It has fallen In varying amounts to
day, from 0.01 of on inch Spokane to 0.70 at
Roseburg. The continuance of rain and mild
weather Is due to a succession of low-barometer
areas passing eastward across the Cana
dian provinces. The rain in the Willamette
valley has brought up the river rapidly, the
local riso being 4.4 feet In 24 hours, to a stage
of 12 feet, and rising. At Eugene the morning
report gave 14.4 feet, rising; at Albany, 13.U
feet, a rise of 5 feet. A further rise of 2 to 3
feet is looked for at Portland by Monday, giv
ing a stage not exceeding' 15 feet. There 19
an area of high pressure over California, which
may extend somewhat northward, deflecting the
low that Is now over Vancouver island toward
the northeast, and causing a short spell of
clearing weather Sunday.
Forecasts mode at Portland for the 28 hours
ending at midnight Sunda-v, Jan, 14:
Western Oregon and Washington Occasional
rain; south to southwest winds.
Eastern Oregon and Southern Idaho Occa
sional rain; cooler; southwest winds.
Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho
Occasional rain; southerly winds.
Portland and vicinity Occasional rain, with
short clearing spell; south to west winds.
G. N. SALISBURY. Section Director.
Special meeting of Queen Elizabeth Hive. No.
24, Ladies of the Maccabees, Sunday, Jan. 14,
at 12 o'clock, at hall, East Pine and Grand
ave., for the purpose of attending th funeral
of our late sister, Cora Roberta. Members of
sister hives Invited. By order of com-
MINNID BISHOP, R. K.
THE ALBINA REPUBLICAN CLUB WILL
hold a meeting on Wednesday evening, January
17, In Gomez hall, to elect delegates to the
State League. A large attendance is desired.
Meeting called to order at 8 o'clock.
JOHN T. WHALLEY President.
CASTAGNETTO Mrs. Oatarlna Castagnetto.
born at Genoa, Italy, 1838. died at St. Vin
cent's hospital, Portland, Or., Jan. 12, 1900,
will bo burled Jan. 14, funeral cortege leaving
Dunning & Campion's undertaking parlors at
1:45 P. M. promptly, going to Italian church
(St Michael's), on Fourth 6t, for religious
services. Friends Invited.
EDWARD UOLTJIAN. Undertnlcrr. 4th
and Yamhill atn. Rcna Stinooir, Judy
assistant. Both phones No. C07.
J. P. FINLEY & SON, Undertakers.
Lady Asalstunt. 270 Third at. Tel. i.
F. S. DUNNING, Undertaker. 414 East
Alder. Lady Assistant. Both phones.
20 POUNDS GRANULATED SUGAR, $1; 1
gallon syrup, 40c; 2-gallon pail syrup, 65c;
table peaches, pears and apricots, 15c per
can. McKinnon Grocery Co., 173 Third st.
FOR SALE A VERY DESIRABLE NEW
house In one of the best looations on the East
Side; easy terms and straight loan if de
sired. Address P 60, care Oregonlan.
SOLD OVER 300 ROLLS OF THAT DAIRY
butter yesterday at 25c, but still have quite a
lot left for today at the same price. Paclflo
Market & Grocery
NOT EASTERN, BUT FRESH OREGON
eggs, at 25c. Pacific Market & Grocery Co.,
FOR SALE SECOND - HAND PRINTING
press, in good order. Address B 704, care
Auction & Commission Company
S. L N. GILMN, Auctioneer
ADVANCES. BOTH PHONES.
Special Auction Sale of Household Furni
ture at Residence.
We aro instructed to seU by public auction at
153 THIRTEENTH STREET, CORNER MOR
RISON, ON MONDAY (TOMORROW).
At 10 A. 11., Brussels carpets; handsome easy
chairs and sofa, in leather; hall rack; side
board; extension table; dining chairs; crock
ery; plaitedware; fancy vases; paintings; pic
tures; large regulator clock; mantel beds; large
lot of blankets; bedding; fine combination wash
stand and desk; bedroom suits; hair mat
treaajs; walnut bedroom suits; springs. Also
range; kitchewware, etc. Sale MONDAY. JAN.
xu, at iw a. ai. iso reserve.
S. L. N. GILMAN, Auctioneer.
S. L N. GILMAN, Auctioneer
Attractive Auction Sale of Elesrnnt
Fnrniture, Itugs, Upholstered
Parlor Furniture, Etc.
We are Instructed to sell by public auction op
TUESDAY, JANUARY 10, AT 10 A. M.,
At 411 Washington st. (an account of depart
ure), elegant rugs of various dimensions; ex
quisite parlor furniture, from Chicago, Including
choice- reception chair In solid mahogany, ele
gantly upholstered In spun silk; beautiful chair,
in blrdseye maple, and spun, silk; sofa and easy
chairs in spun silk of the finest work
manship; solid oak dining - room suit,
with chairs, in leatier, en suite; lace
curtains; carpets; odd pieces of parlor fur
nlturor fine leather couch; oak hall rack; perfect
sewing machine, little used and very handsome;
bra3 table, with lamp; lady's desk, In oak,
with bookcase combination; box couch; oak
dressing table, with plate mirror; two of Sue
Parrotfo fine paintings, scenes at Yaquina
beach; also a fine flower picture by the same
artist; pretty rockets; mattings; refrigerator;
hose; laundry stove; blrdseyo maple table; sin
gle iron bed; bedding; hall carpets; also genu
ine steel range, with warming oven.
N. B. This line of fine furniture was re
cently purchased, and the attention of. buyers
is invited to sale on Tuesday.
, S. L. N. GILMAN, Auctioneer.
S. L N. GILMAN, Auctioneer
Chattel Mortgage Auction Sale of
Elegant Household Furniture, Car
pets, Piano, Magnificent "Wind
sor Folding Beds, Etc.
Wo are Instructed to sell by publio auction (to
foreclose chattel mortgage), on the prem
ises, at residence,
201 THIRTEENTH STREET,' NEAR JEF
FERSON, And also at the "cottage" upon the same prem
WEDNESDAY NEXT, JANUARY IT,
Commencing at 10 o'clock A. M., all the ele
gant furniture and fittings contained in said
residences (in lots to suit purchasers), and in
cluding about 800 yards body Brussels carpets;
also hall and stair carpets; flno Mansfeldt &
Notrle upright piano; desk; finely carved parlor
tables; divans and draperies; lace curtains; oak
rockers; leather-seat rockers; bookcases, In oak
and walnut; hall settee; handsome parlor
pieces; vers' handsome oak chiffoniers, with
mirrors; portieres; paintings; handsome, com
plete walnut and oak bedroom suits; odd bu
reaus; dressing cases; a large amount of bed
linen; blankets: comforters; feather pillows;
also genuine WINDSOR FOLDING BEDS. In
solid quartered oak, with plate mirrors; also
the same In fine hand-polished black oak, with
combination dressing' case; also the same (very
elegant) In cherry finish; also the same, ele
gantly finished, In black oak, with combina
tion ETAGERE, fitted with plate-glass mir
rors. We Invite particular attention to these
Windsor folding beds. Also mantel beds, com
plete, of first quality. Odd bedsteads and bu
reaus; stands; rockers, etc: odd washstands.
Also the furnlturo and fittings of DINING
ROOM, comprising: Extension tables, of vari
ous dimensions; dining chairs; side tables;
linen; crockery; glassware; cutlery and plated
ware. Also FRENCH RANGE; refrigerator;
laundry furniture, and a long list of kitchen
utensils and articles pertaining to housekeepers.
Aleo the complete furnishings of the "COT
TAGE," Including the carpets, bedroom suits
In oak and walnut, MANTEL BEDS, bedding,
etc, of 9 rooms. Terms cash.
S. L. N. GILMAN, Auctioneer.
N. B. We invite the particular attention of
buyers to thl3 extensive sale of fine furniture,
affording as It does an opportunity seldom pre
sented. Sale commences on WEDNESDAY
NEXT, JAN. 17, AT 10 A. M.
Auction Sale of Household Furniture.
We will sell by public auction, at 411 Wash
ington et, on FRIDAY NEXT, JAN. 10, at 10
Jl. M., a full line of household furniture from
residence. Particulars later.
B. 1 N. OILMAN, AucUoatetr.
SPECLYL THIS WEEK 1000 BLUE CHINA
bowls, 3 for lOo; dinner sets, 50 pieces, $3.50.
All crockery and glass reduced during this
month. Come and see our 5c and 10c count
ers. Mistletoe tea la a perfect blend, and
has been reduced to 50c Sampte free. Haines'
Tea Store, Fifth St., opposite P. O.
E. M. BARNES. WHOLESALE DEALER. SAN
Francisco and Oakland, desires purchasing
grain, flour, potatoes, butter, cheese and all
farm produce. Correspondence solicited. Will
handle nothing on commission. San Francisco
office. 524 Second st.
FOR SALE 1C00, PART CASH
' Two-story house, 1171 Hawthorne ave.; 16
fruit trees, 100 rose bushes, etc.; Hawtborne
ave. cars pass the door; city water; lot 133
THE TONTINE LIFE INS. PRINCIPLE Ap
plied to savings has yielded 50 per cent profit
to persistent members. $1.25 per week for 60
weeks. Pacific Coast Investment Co., Port
TRY THE OLD BOOKSTORE FOR CHEAP
books. 229 Yamhill at.
FOR SALE REAL ESTATE.
Modern 7-room houses, 6C8-610 E. Ash, snd
20-31 E. 16th; ?1S50 each.
2 lots and 7-room house, N. E. cor. E. 22d
Corner and 8-room house, 694 E. Alder.
2 lots, running from E. 6th to E. Tth. be
tween Morrison and Alder.
Lot and 0-room cottage, 147 E. 20th.
8x100 and cottage, E. ISch and Belmont
50x100 and 2 cottages, E. Yamhill, near 24th.
Corner and 9-room house, 090 E. Yamhill.
Lots in Dent's addition. Beacon and Milwau
kee sts., $400 each.
Sightly lots, E. Eighth and Brooklyn.
Block and modern houe. E. 21st and GUsan.
50x100, 7-room house, 388 Grand ave. north.
"3 lots and 2 store buildings. Union ave. and
50x100 and S-room house, 341 Tillamook.
Lot and desirable house, 619 Mississippi ave.
Lot and desirable cottage, 544 Kerby.
60x100 and cottage, 509 Vancouver ave.
4 houses on San Rafael st, Albina; now pay
ing S per cent on prico asked.
10 acres right In the city. This property faces
car line, and Is the most desirable tract .for
subdividing and value on the market
The above Is a partial list of properties owned
by a foreign mortgage company. The prices
are low and the terms easy.
W. H. GRIND3TAFF, 246 Stark.
S750 2 LOTS AND COTTAGE, S. E. CORNER
Falling and Minnesota ave.
$1000 B0xl23 and 2 cottages, E. Russell St.,
now paying 10 per cent.
$10002 lota and cottage. Sunnyslde.
$1050100x100, E. Sth and Hancock sts.
$700 Corner, Union ave. and Ivon st.
$C0O Lots 50xic, E. Ash, near 20th.
$05050x100, 5-room cottage, COO E. Oak.
$100053x100, 7-room house, 251 Hancock.
S1CO0 Improved acre, Curry ava.
S1000 South-front lot. E Oak, near 14th.
5135050x100, modern 0 - room house and
barn, 793 Michigan ave.
$130050x100, 5-room cottage, Grand ave.',
near Weldier, Holladay's.
$45002 lots and modern house, N. E. cor.
E. 1st and Halsey.
$1450 Large lot and neat, modern cottage at
terminus of Hawthorne car llnp.
$3500 Acre and quarter, facing S. P. rail
road, 3 houses, E. 3d and Stephens.
$22502 sightly lots and modern cottage,
Page and Gantenbeln, Albina.
$1C00 An Improved tract of about C acres
near E. Ankeny car.
Favorable terms on any of the above.
,W. H. GRINDSTAFF, 240 Stark.
CHOICE WEST SIDE BUYS
$405050x100. with a strictly first - class 0
room house. This property Is located 740 John
son, Nob Hill. House is modern In every detail,
and was built at a cost of $5400.
$5500 Corner lot and 10-room modern housa
on 10th St., cor. Mill.
$300025x100. cottage. 104 11th St.. near
$700050x200 and 2 houses, north side Burn
side, from 9th to 10th sts.
$4500 Lot and house, 10th St., near Stark.
$2500 Modem cottage, 701 Davis, near 21st.
$2500100x100, with 2 small cottages, S. W.
cor. 15th and Raleigh.
1 $2300 Corner lot. 24th st.. King's Second.
$1700-C0xl00. Irving, between 23d and 24th.
$150025x100, 12-room house, 440 Johnson.
$1000 Desirable quarter block, Portland
$00030x100, Johnson, near 21st.
$75OO-031ock facing N. P. railroad. 19th and
Wilson. Warehouse property-
50x100 and cottage, 330 N. 19th.
I $3000 Lot and desirable house, 150 N. 22d.
( $2100 South-froct lot, on Irving, just east
$2600 Modern cottage, Hoyt, near 22d.
Corner and 2 cottages, 11th and Kearney.
60x100 and cottage, SCO Corbett.
Corner and 9-room house, 810 First.
Corner and 2 houses, Water and Whlttaker.
Corner and 2 houses, Corbett and Arthur.
Three houses and lots, Nebraska St., South
em Portland: $800 each.
125x100 on. Thurnian, between 21st and 2d.
Favorable terms on any of the above.
W. H. GRINDSTAFF, 240 Stark.
$475 1-room house and lot near East An
keny car barn. $1050 7-room house and lot.
12 blocks from steel bridge. $000 7-room
house and lot. Tabasco. -$1200 S-room mod
em house and lot on East 31st, near Ankeny.
$1760 6-room house and lot on E. 14th,
near Burnslde. $S50 7-room house and lot,
Woodlawn, on car line. $200 Lot 50x100,
Albina, on Improved street. $125 Lots at
Highland, near store, school and car line;
very sightly $550 A very sightly lot, 50x
100, near Williams ave. and Russell st, Al
bina. Corner lot between Burnslde and
steel bridges; price $000, worth $1500.
Half an acre In fruit, with two good houses,
In center of Sellwood, two blocks from
car line; price $775; this la les3 than the cost
of one of the houses, but must be sold at
once, the mortgagee wants his money.
Aboye quoted prices are from 20 to 30 per
cent lower than any similar property on the
market. F. BRESKE.
4-1 Shprlook building, S3& Third st.
Will sell a lot and build you a house to suit
on E. Ankeny or E. Burnslde st : small pay
ment down, balance monthly. F. BRESKE,
44 Sherlock building, 83 Third at.
WEST SIDE; INTEREST PAYING
$43502 houses, 7 and rf rooms, on 10th st.
$270050x100, with 2 house, on 7th st.
$5000100x100, with 3 houses, on 12th st.
$2050 House and lot near 12th and Mont
gomery. F. BRESKE,
44 Sherlock building, 83 Third st.
Some choice lots fronting on. Burnslde st.,
16th, 17th and ISth sts. Will be, sold to in
tending purchasers at attractive prices.
Holladay's Addition Fine building lot on
East Third St., near Broadway. Lot In good
location. Is cheap, and can bo had on easy
Quarter Wook on E. 8th and Broadway sts.;
both streets Improved and In a very desirable
Holladay Ave Corner lot, Holladay ave.,
near steel bridge; low price.
Quarter block, cor. 10th and Weldier sts.;
flno location; lots lay above sidewalk, and are
very cheap. Apply to CHaS. K. HENRY,
273 Stark st., Portland. Or.
SEVEN-ACRE TRACT, NEAR THE CITY;
all In cultivation; houae and barn; three
blocks from station, any erson wanting
email home farm will ao well to inspect this.
Six and One-Half Acre Tract Well-Improved
0-acre tract; good house, barn; 0
acres in 12-year-old trees; three block9 from
depot. Owner going to Alaska, and will sail
Residence Building Nice residence, built
this year; all modern Improvements, stone
wall in front of yard. For sale very cheap,
owner having- left state. Apply to
CHAS. K. HENRY.
275 Stark st., Portland, Or.
THE CHEAPEST AND BEST FARM ON THE
market 140 acres; 50 cultivated: orchard,
splendid S-room house, barn, etc.; fronting
on Willamette river; boat landing on farm;
80 acres, all cultivated, in Clark county,
Wash.: 2 miles' to boat ltmdlng; house, barn,
granary, etc; flno spring; 8 acres in splea
did orchard; $2400. FUNK & GROENER,
Room 9, 253 Washington st.
I WILL BUILD A FEW HOUSES ON EAST
or West Side and sell on easy installments.
To avoid high prioes In labor and materials,
I will take no contracts after April 1. To
secure bargains In a few lots and houses, call
at onco; small cash payment. Dammeler, 240
NOW A CERTAINTY PRESIDENT McKIN
ley will be renominated and W. J. Bryan will
be elected; therefore I will start selling prop
erty again. Anybody wishing to sell may call
at my ofllce and list, that means sure
sale. Room 17 Ainsworth bank. Chao. Hlrstel.
two lots, near East Ankeny car barn, $350.
90 acres, best farm lnr Western Oregon; good
buildings, farming Implements and stock;
Willamette river. Timber claims bought. 109
Grand ave., East Side.
NOTE THESE BARGAINS
5-room modern cottage; must be sold quick;
want an offer. B 48, Oregonlan.
7-room house, very complete In every re
spect; Nob HIUJ want to sell this week. C
FOR SALE BIG SNAP; 30 ACRES, 10 MILES
.from City Hall; high state of cultivation; flrat
clabs buildings; 15 acres bearing- prunes;
owner leaving city; $2500, part time. K ,00,
A SNAP GOOD 6-ROOM HOUSE AND FULL
lot, close In, en East 10th St.; price $1000.
JOSEPH M. HEALY, 290 Morrison st.
SEVERAL CHOICE LOTS IN DUNN'S AD
ditlon, on East 22d st., near car line; cheap
for cash. Room 20 Russel building.
LARGE, BEAUTIFUL SUBURBAN HOME, ON
car line, on installments; large lot; city
water. N 66, care Oregonlan,
TWO SIGHTLY LOTS. $250 AND $450; ONLY
one-fourth Yalue; close is. F C9, caro Ore-
FOR SALE REAL ESTATE.
Choice corner lot Any person wanting a
fine corner to build on snould inspect this and
then buy. The N. W. corner of Bast 14th
and Tillamook sts. Lot fronts south and
east, one block from car line; fine neighbor
hood. Best buy In the city at the price. Ap
ply to CHAS. K. HENRY,
273 StarK at... Portland, Or.
HOUSES AND COTTAGES FOR SALE; ALSO
bakery. Emmons & Emmons. 623-25 Chamber
of Commerce building.
FOR SALE OR TRADE CHICKEN RANCH.
Incubators and brooders; lease paid up. D 06,
L. B. Chlpman; farms, stock ranches. Umber
claims, city property, business chances. 114
Pacific Agency; city and country property: long
time loans, low rates. 313 Commercial block.
0-ROOM HOUSE, LARGE LOT; MUST BE
sold at a sacrifice. Room 226 Ablngton bldg.
$1250 LOT ON GLISAN ST.. NEAR 23D.
Hart, room 7 Sherlock building. '
H. B. COMPSON & CO.. REAL ESTATE AND
mining brokers, 618 Marquam.
FOR SALE FAR31S.
FARM FOR SALE-60 ACRES GOOD LAND. 2
miles from Columbia river, boat and railroad;
10 acres cleared. 15 to 20 slashed and seeded;
running stream water, good orchard, good
house, barn and cutbulldlnc9. water piped to
them: also horse, wao, farm tools, two
cows, heifer, chickens, pigs and some crop;
all for $900, account poor health. Collins,
270 Washington st
IMPROVED FARMS FOR SALE IN ALL
parts of Oregon and Washington: payments
made to cult purchasers. Fcr full particulara
as to various properties, apply to Macniasce;
Sz Blrrell. 311 Worcester blcclc
A WELL-IMPROVED FARM NEAR. PORT
land. SSOO; improvements cost $1000. A home
stead, 35 miles from Portland; house and
other Improvements; $100. Address MI 66,
IMPROVED FARM. ICO ACRES. 10 MILES
from Portland, j mile from railroad; 20
acres In hops. Drawer 17. Portland.
ANY ONE WANTING TO BUY A GOOD
farm should soe F. Breske, room. 44 Sheriocic
building. 834 Third st.
100 ACRES. IMPROVED. C MILES NORTH
west Forest Grove; 400 fruit trees; on time,
cheap. E CO, Oregonlan.
FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE FOR OTHER
realty, at the Emporium, Hood River. Im
proved fruit farms.
FARM. 300 ACRES: 00 CULTTVATED. 1G jf.
west of Portland: $30 per acre. 250 Wash. st.
STOCK AND FIXTURES OF A GOOD-PAYING
grocery, building Included; will invoice about
$2500; $500 or 600 cash, balance real estate.
We have also a good location for grocery
etore. including fixtures and good will, to
trade for real estate.
Wo have a flno list of farms to trade for city
We have also a large list of Eastern and
California property, both town and farm prop
erty, for Oregon property.
JENNINGS & CO.,
3004 Morrison, st.
TO- EXCHANGE 40 ACRES CHOICE TIMBER
land, near rail and boat, and lot 50x100, Will
lams ave., Albina. for improved acreage. Y
6S, care Oregonlan.
HOUSE AND STABLE IN LOS ANGELES
to trade for house and lot or acreage; will
aosume a mortgage. Addres3 N 60, care
HEAVY TOP BUGGY, ALMOST NEW. FOR
a. lighter one; also want a cart. T 60. eare
WHAT HAVE YOU GOT TO EXCHANGE FOR
two lots In Rlverdale? Address B 67, care
FOR SALE MISCELLANEOUS.
BAHGxUNS IN SEVERAL SECOND - HAND
and slightly used plnaos this week at Ellers
Piano House: Whitney $21S. Stelnwary $185,
Decker Brothers $2G0, Kimball $2tiS. Emerson
$1S5. Jennings & Son $So. E. Gabler &
Brother $05, Hardman $1S5. Cable $150. Terms
cash or $20 down and $6, $S or $10 monthly.
107 First st., between Washington and Stark.
FRESH JERSEY COW. LOTS OF RICH
cream, and churning of weet yellow butter
every other day; perfectly gentle and kind.
woman or child can milk or handle; never
kicks; 5 years old: no better family cow In
Oregon: $100. 7C9 East Salmon st.
DRIVING HORSE, 5 YEARS. 1050 POUNDS,
or would trade for work horse, 1250 pounds.
Havo two cow3, would trade for good work
horse. T C7, care Oregonlan.
FOR SALE GALLOWAY COAT: CAN BE
worn by man weight 150 to 1G0; good for
cold climate; can be bought very reasonably.
Inquire 213 Third.
FOR SALE ENGINEER'S AND STJUVBY
or's Instruments, complete set. costing $250,
for $140; easy terms. Address P 5S. care Ore
gonlan. FURNITURE OF FIVE ROOMS FOR SALE;
house. West Side, centrally located; cheap
rent. For particulars call at 203 Washing
DRY FIR, $3.25 TO $3.50 PER CORD; RES
taurants, special rates. Columbia Wood &
Coal Yard, foot East Stark. Both phones.
TYPEWRITERS. ALL MAKES. RENTED AND
sold. Expert repairing. Office supplies, etc
Cunningham's. 260 Stark. Both phones.
ONE HIGH-ARM SINGER. $15; WHITE, $7.30;
St. John, $5; American, $10; W. & W. No. S
and low-arm Singer, $5. 350 Morrison.
GRAPHOPHONE. BIG HORN AND RECORD
for pale, on installments; or will trade for
anything; R 69. care Opegonlan.
HAVE A NUMBER OF TONS OF 20-POUND
steel T rails for sale; good condition for re
laying. W CS, care Oregonlan-.
FOR SALE ONE JERSEY AND ONE HALF
Jersey-Durham. First house west of reser
voir No. 2, Section Line.
THE VERY BEST OAK WAGON MATESLVL
and handles. Valley Manufacturing; Co.. saiea
room 183 Madison st.
A SNAP GOOD GROCERY OR EXPRESS
wagon, with" top; also harness to match; both
for $45. 254 Third st.
SSO 2x9 FRENCH-PLATS MIRROR;WAL
nut frame: cheap for cash, or diamond. Dent
ist, care Oresonlan.
FOR SALE TWO FRESH COWS: EXTRA
gentle; for family. 15C0 Macadam, South
FOR SALE-CHEAP; WHEEL; BROAD-TIRE
Bain wagon; good aa now. D 6S. care Orego
nlan. SAFES. SAFES. BANK WORK. LOCK DEP'T.
opening lockouts, repairs. J. E. Davla, 80 3d.
fS FOR A NEW GAS COOKER; $2 CASH.
oaiance j- oer montn. uas Co.. 174 Filth st.
Grand upright piano $100. one $65, one $30. or
gan $10. Upstairs. 104 First. Mrs. Martin.
FOR SALE CANDY AND CIGAR STORE;
good location; cheap rent. Call 12C Grand ave.
FOR SALE A GOOD WORK HORSE: DIRT
cheap. Inquire 128 Third street, at once.
FOR SALE BARNES' LATHE. NO. 5. NEAR
ly new, at a bargain. H., T4 Grand ave.
FOR SALE ONE FRESH COW (JERSEY).
293 Russell st. Call Monday morning.
A VERY GENTLE HORSE FOR
cheap. 362 East Washington st.
FOR SALE BABY CARRIAGE,
stairs, cor. Front and Market.
$30 BUYS LADIES AND GENTS' BICYCLES;
fine condition. 395 10th t.
FRESH, GENTLE COW.
place, near St. Johns.
FOR SALE FOX TERRIER PUP.
FRESH COWS FOR SALE. 291 NORTH ISTH.
SHERMAN. CLAY & CO.. ROOMS 1G AND 17
Russel building, cor. Fourth and Morrison.
Stelnway & Sons. A. B. Chase and Emerson
pianos, A. B. Chase and W. W. Putnam or
gans. Cash or Installments. Gramophones and
Reglna music boxes.
FRANK L. FINDLAY. EXPERT TUNER. AT
131 6th st., Oregonlan bldg. Phone Main 949.
SOULE BROS.. EXPERT TUNERS, 107 FIRST
st. Phones. Ellers Piano House.
WANTED CAPABLE DRAUGHTSMAN FOR
mechanical and railroad work; location, port
age railway, near The Dalles. Apply to Oscar
Huber. Engineer, Central Navigation & Con
struction Co., The Dalles, Or.
A NEAT YOUTH WHO HAS SOME KNOWL
edge of slnsle-entry bookkeeping. Apply Sun-
J day morni-, 755 Irving" fit., cor. 23d.
AGENTS WANTED FOR "LIFE Of DCiWBHT
L. Moody." the famous evangelist, wrttttn. by
his grateful co-workertj la lovia- ranty ox
his high, unselfish service Jr. tlu cwmm of
feliow-maa. Only authorised, lAwsad or re
liable edition. A master boolc by master
mind!). Only $1.30. Everybody want It. No
capital or experience required. XiglMBt com
mission. Freight paid. Outftta and circulars
free. Address S. J. Park. PuWtoher 33-i
Dearborn st.. Chicago.
LIFE INSURANCE MAN. EXPEBXCNCED
and competent, wasted for Important district
agency Mutual. Life of New York; must nave
bona fide record for wrtthije S10O.W6 to $800,
000; bond required; liberal coimJtoiw and
olfica allowance. William S. Poad. State ytun
ager. Oregonlan building. Portland. Or.
WANTED MEN TO LEARN BAKBBR
trade. 500 petitions at $00 monthly waltlr.ff
our graduates. New field: can ears tuition,
two months complete. AH information with,
handsome 1900 souvenir mailed free. Moler
Barber College, San Francisco, Cal.
SALESMEN FOR THE BEST LINE OF MADE-to-measure
clothing. Price range from $8.90
up. Any live man can easily make from 960
to $100 & week. Write for Munpie ootftt and
terms at once. Warrington Woolen and
Worsted Mills. Chicago.
WANTED RELIABLE SALESMAN TO KAN
dte side line on commission in Interior Eairt
ern Oregon; goods find ready sale; good trado
estabitsoed; old, roltaato noose. Addrees, with
references, and state Unt now handled, L tJS,
GOVERNMENT POSITIONS: DON'T WUS
pare for any ctvtt sorytce cr census examina
tion without seeing our catalogue of Informa
tion . Sent free. Columbian CorroapondiHics
College, Washington. !. C.
ENGINEERS AND FIREMEN. SEND 10a FOR
24-pag pamphlet, containing list of quentiona
asked by examining boarG- of engineers. Geo.
A. Zellar, Bookseller, St. Louis. Mo. Mention
GOVERNMENT POSITIONS WHERE THSTT
are, how obtained, eaJartes paid, and ait ax
tlculars free by writing to tho "oriitmattws.
the Nat'l Correspondenoa Inst, Washington,
YOUNG MAN TO TRAVKL;-BEGIN J-C. 35;
permanent position and good aalary; wilt re
quire about $25 capital to qualify himwtt for
business. Address Q 36, care Oregonlan.
WANTED SEVERAL BRIGHT BOYS TOR
work, at home. High or Krammar-aebool
students preferred. Mount Holyoko Kin As
sociation, Holyoke. Matw.
$5 A DAY PAINTING SIGNS-JtO EXPBR1
ence required with our method; wampleM; in
structions, etc. lOo; guaranteed. City Sign
Co., SpcIngSteld. O.
SALESMEN TO SELL OFFICE SPECIAL
ties. Fine side line. Ueed by all merchants.
Catalogue-free. Model Mfg. Co.. South Band.
MEN LEARN TRADB IN 10 DAYS THAT
will net you $2 to $6 per day: will send in
struction!: for $1. P. O. box 1173. Seattle.
BOY ATTENDING SCHOOL "J WORK
spare time; mupt be accustomed to work, and
industrtowr. Apply 5-19 Morrison at.
CIRCULAR DISTRIBUTORS WANTKB RVXRY
where: good pay. ExeeUnor Advertising Co.,
203 E. 110th 3C. New York.
WANTED CARPENTERS. AT FT. 3THS.VXNS;
none but first-etas men need apply; acme
blankotp. L. A. Conn.
20 TEAMS. AT ONCE: STEADY WORK; $4.
pass; other work. Canadian Imp. Aganoy,
WANTED JAPANESE BOY, TO DO FLATN
cookies and houaawark. Apply at one, 1E!
A GOOD RETAIL SALESMAN FOR HAHD
ware and stoves. F. L. Chambers. Sngane,
Werklnsroan'1 Barber Shop; haircut 13c. shava
10c; 6 chairs. Ed Denniaon. 2tMS Morrison at.
WANTED 500 MEN TO TRY THE BEST So
."have and 10c haircut, at 27 North Second.
HELP WAXTEU FIJiMALS.
PERNIN SHORTHAND SCHOOL. 211 OJUEOO
niaa; H W. Bvnnke. Prtn. The rentn sys
tem waii awarded world's fair medal on tho
Btrength of its points of superiority: simplicity,
legibility, rapidity. Speed for practical work.
0-12 week. Our graduates are ali employed.
No failure:). Trial ieiwon. Bookkeeping taught.
ILLOND'S PREVENTATIVE CONKS; ANT1-
septic, and germ destroyer, xent sealed, per
box. $1.50. , Lady correspondents, wend 4o
stamps fdr particulars. Illond Chemical Co.,
Portland. Or., P. O. box 074.
WANTED BRIGHT LADY TO TRAVBL IN
Oregon. $56 monthly and all esptMM to atourt.
Position permanent. Self-addrtuuud awwtopo
for particulara. American L X. Aiwoeta
tlon, 358 Dearborn, Chicago.
ORDER YOUR HELF FROM THE VOLN
teers of America Free Employment. Aamcy.
24 North Second st., Portland. Oregon tele
phone Hood 782. Grant McKay, Manager.
WANTED ASSISTANT; MOSTLY HGBT OF
flce work; experience not essential. If bright
ami willing to learn; permanent position?
wages moderate. Q 69, oar? Orefconiaa.
WANTED A GIRL FOR LIGHT HOUSlS
work . a desirable place for a wllllna; girl. In
quire, after today. F. J. StreiM. at Lau
Davla Drug- Co., Third and Yamhill.
3 SECOND WORK. $12 TO $15; 2 COOK, $18,
$25: waitress. $15; 19 general housework. $10
to $25; S to H new orders every day. Cana
dian Emp. Agency. 220 Morrteoa.
WANTELV-FIRST-CLASS MILLINERY TRIX
niors. Apply Monday morning, from 9 to 12.
at the Wonder Millinery Co. or. Motrtooa
and First sts.
INTELLIGENT WOMAN, OVER 26. FOR E
sponsible position. On Interested in W. C.
T. U. work preferred. F 86. eare Oregonlan.
DOMESTICS. WAITRESSES. NUR3E GIRL
and etc. wanted. Domewtio for Colfax. R. G.
Drake, now located 152 First, downstairs.
GIRL FOR GENERAL HOUSEWORK: GOOD
cook; permanent place. Apply at once; rer
ence. 44S Washington st.
WANTED GIRL OR WOMAN FOR LKJHT
housework in suburbs. Call before 16 olook,
43 North Ninth st.
WANTED GIRL FOR GENERAL HOUSE
work; must be good plain cook; early dinner
Sundays. 1S6 14th.
WANTED LADIES TO SEW. 98
guaranteed. Reply with stamp.
93S. Chicago. 111.
COMPETENT GIRL FOR GENERAL. HOCSTB
work; family of three. Apply 713 Washington
st near 22(1.
TWO APPRENTICE GIRLS WANTED AT
Mrs. M. C. Shadden'a drsssmaidntr parlors,
WANTED-EVERY GIRL AND WOMAN OUT
of employment to call at 305 Third. Mm.
WANTED A GIRL FOR GENERAL HOUSE
work; small family. Call at 94 Ease 10th
WANTED NURSE GIRL. TO KELP DURING,
daytime. Call, 2 to 4, 405 West Park st.
I WANTED- A GIRL WHO UNDERSTANDS
cooking". Apply ait WO FTandars st.
WANTED A GOOD GIRL FOR GENERAL
housework. Call 330 Park. st.
HELP W'AXTED MALE OH. FEMAL-X
RELTABLE DEPUTIES. MEN AND WOMEN.
with or without experience, on salary and
commission, for "Order of Pendo"'; sick. bea
flt order. P. A. MacPherson. 205- Sixth st.
TEN ORGANIZERS. LADIES OR GENTL--men,
for the best fraternal order; salary and
commteaton to parties with ability. Address
25 Ledger. Tacoma, Wash.
WANTED A FIRST-CLASS LAUNDRYMAN;.
would prefer a woman. Address box 29, Cot
tage Grove. Or.
SITUATION WASTED MALE.
UooUlcccpers and ClcrUa.
YOUNG MAN, EXPERIENCED STSNO-RA-pher
and typewriter and assistant bookkeep
er, desires position; salary moderate; titeet
class references. S 58, Oregonlan.
SITUATION. BY EXPERIENCED COMMER-cla'-oiftoe
man, as manager or bookkeeper,
city or country; b-s-inees references. S 90
MARRIED MAN DESIRES PERMANENT Po
sition in country, general mercHfndlse; 13
years experience; best references; health sea
son for resigning present position. Scotchman,
EXPERIENCED HARDWARE, 3TOVB
clerk and tinner wants a position; moderate
salary: so anywhere. Address R 88, cars Ore
gonlan. R. R. CONTRACTORS. NOTICE HAVE ITAL
ian gang of 25. Hotel or rest, proprc. Order
free. R. G. Drako. row 152 First. Phones.
PLUMBER. FIRST CLASS, DESIRES A S1T
uation. Address A 09. core Oregcnlnn.
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