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About The Sunday Oregonian. (Portland, Ore.) 1881-current | View This Issue
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PORTLAND, OREGON, SUNDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 1, 1901.
Names of the Prize Winners for the Doll Show will be found on the "Dramatic Page."
ur Christmas Proclamatio
iooi the greatest Christmas season of them all. Therefore it is quite proper that we should mark this entire month by a great illustration of the progress of modern re
tailingOf all the holiday seasons we have planned forsome 44 this year is destined to stand out pre-eminent Huge stocks of merchandise fill every nook of this mammoth
establishment No other store west of Chicago makes even a pretense to conduct the holiday business on the same scale as here Others may herald notes regarding their im
mense purchases, display, etc. Why, we are delivering every day through wholesale channels to concerns in Tacoma, Olympia, Spokane and elsewhere greater quantities of
Christmas goods than other local stores buy Commencing tomorrow the entire store will display at every point illustrations of the various lines The collection of merchandise
shown here is second to nope in America Not a dull corner in the store Come in, visit the basement, then .start skywards Take a good half day to see all of interest Every de
partment in the store was striving to get into the paper this morning Here ar.e the lucky ones: (AH mail orders receive our prompt attention.)
The Book Store
Last year we sold so many books that the
stock gave out and we had to stop talking
We've prepared so liberally this year that if we
are called upon to supply the whole town, we'll
still have the full variety for you to select from
Always in the front row for gift-giving, our
Book Store can supply all classes of reading
matter for men, women and children at the very
lowest prices (Book Annex, Second floor),
The latest and most popular books of the day,
judging by our sales, are:
The Making of a Marchioness. By
Frances Hodgson Burnett $1.10
The Right of Way. By Gilbert
The Crisis. By Winston Churchill
Cardigan. By Chambers... $1.15
Graus tark. By Cutche on ...$1.15
Warwiek of the Knobs $1.15
Lazarre. By Catherwood...$1.15
Sylvia. By Emerson $1.15
The Victors. By Robert Barr. $1.15
Blennerhasset. By Pidgin. .$1.15
Tristram of Blent. By Hope. $1.15
Signs of the Prophet. By Naylor
D'riandl. By Batchelder .$1.15
Kim. By Kipling at $1.15
The Cavalier. By Cable $1.15
Good Gravy. By Kendall 25c
$ lis"" ""'
This important branch of the holiday business
has received unusual close attention this year
The handkerchief as a holiday gift is getting
more and more popular 50,000 Is a conserva
tive quantity of what you have to select from
here, including every style and quality from
4c to $20 Additional space for handkerchief
selling will soon be ready Specials for this
400 boxes Swiss embroidered Handkerchiefs,
six patterns In box, hemstitched, scalloped or
lace edge, Immense value 50c box
at 59c box
70 dozen ladies' Swiss embroidered Handkerchiefs, scal
loped or hemstitched edge, great value at
75 dozen ladies' all-linen embroidered and hemstitched
border Handkerchiefs for one week only at
500 dozen colored border Handkerchiefs, hemstitched
edge, large variety of patterns to seleet from
Specials for This Week
Your choice of any of these 5-to1.
sets, cloth-bound; pub- q j
lished at $8.00; our price "uw
Cooper Leatherstocking Tales.
Cooper Sea Tales.
Green History of English People.
Emerson, Dickens, Haggard,
Rosa N. Carey, Braeme, Gorelll,
Longfellow, Holmes, Verne.
Shakespeare, handy volume, 18 vo
Late books all published at
$1.50 at greatly reduced prices.
Captain Ravenshaw 89c
King of Honey Island 89c
Eleanor. By Mrs. Ward 69c
Jack Raymond 89c
Like Another Helen .89c
Ralph Marlowe . .89c
John Henry, 75c value at 25c
s. in ciotn dox; $.ou vaiue. .$z.z&
Kipling Works, 10 vols., handy volume edition; $7.50 value $1.00
1000 Black Beauty books.. 15c ea
Christmas and New Year Cards.
Great variety of Calendars.
The B. B. Vest Pocket Dictionary,
1x6$, 324 pages, leather bound;
while they last 18o
In immense variety and at every price to please.
Linen Books from 5c to 50c.
Henty Books, 42 titles, at 25c copy.
Elsie Books, 26 titles, for girls, 69c copy.
1901 Chatterbox at 75c. Board Books, 5e to $1.50.
Artistic thing's in leather goods for the
holidays Handsome Traveling Ssts in
great variety of styles and prices Comb
and Brush Sets, complete Toilet Sets,
Flasks, Traveling Shaving Sots, etc.
Then remember, the largest and hand
somest line of Suit Case and Traveling
Bags in the city, and always most accep
table for a holiday gift.
8-piece Toilet Cases, all leathers,
make splendid gift $1 to $3.50
Complete Toilet Sets, all leathers,
handsome furnishings $2 to $1 5
Collar and Cuff Boxes, ranging in price from
Flat Toilet Rolls, very useful, all kinds of leather
Military Brushes and Case, very large variety $1
Playing Card Cases and Cards, all qualities 50c
Suit Cases, every size and style of leather, plain or -3 e( -f UiO
novelty cases, with toilet reauisites complete pODJ LO prU
Traveling Bags, immense variety, all styles of leath- c j-
er, magnificent novelty cases, prices from pD)
Music Rolls, Purses, Card Cases, all kinds of Leather Goods to please
every taste. (Third floor.)
..$1 to $5
..$1 to $3
to $3 pair
to $3 each
Fancy Goods Depts.
Including sterling Silver Novelties of every de
scription, Brass Framed Mirrors, Brass Clocks
Brass Candels.bra,Brass Phot Frames.Ebony Goods,
Celluloid Novelties, Handkerchief and Glove Boxes
etc. A wonderful array of useful holiday gifts at
reasonable prices Holiday goods purchased now
will be laid away and delivered at any date de
siredThe following special values for this week:
Handsome, large mirror with brass frame, will not tarnish $1.50
Handsome brass Cloek, beautiful patterns, movement fully t-
warranted, and will not tarnish pI.Zy
Toilet Set containing Comb, Brush and Mirror; fancy celluloid e-i q
case; satin lined; very handsome set pliy
Collar and Cuff Boxes, fancy tops, large variety 42c
Comb and Brush Set, good quality bristle brush, sterling mounted; o
special value at the unusually low price of 0 C
Sterling silver Shoe Horn and Button Hook, many styles 25c
Nail File, sterling handle; new design; big values at 50c
The Art Department offers t lovers of the beau
tiful a treat which should not be missed The depart
ment is filled to overflowing with pieces and novel
ties gathered with rare judgment Everything that's
needed in silks, braids, tassels, rings, etc., etc., can
also be found here On the Third floor will be found
the largest stock of fancy baskets in town.
Special let of Laundry Bags, Shoe Bags, Pillow Tops;
immense variety to select from; all 50e e
goods reduced to OC
Conventional Sunburst Stamped Pillow-tops and baek; unusual
value at the low price of
25 dozen ladies' plain hem- ry(r
med lawn Aprons lL
Fancy Christmas Aprons fully
300 dozen to select from, ranging
in price from 15c to $12.00.
Special lot 25 dozen children's Naz
areth Underwaists, ages 2 yrs.
to 12 years. Unusually - s
low prices IOC ca
125 styles In men's holiday Slippers,
including almost every kind of leather
Monkey skin, lizard, Russia calf, walrus,
patent kid, vici kid, in the following-styles:
Opera, Columbia, Bootees, Harvard, Ham
lets, Dom Pedros, Nullifiers; all colors.
These specials for introduction:
1 00 pairs of men's
vici opera style
lining; black or
Regular 1.75 value
5 styles in men's blk.
and tan kid Slippers
ered; all sizes
Regular $1.25 value
The scope of this holiday umbrella col
lection is unrivaled by any concern In
America Every manufacturer of promi
nence has contributed his best Included
are umbrellas in an Immense array to
select from Hundreds of styles of han
dles ranging in price from $1.50 to $25.
Pick your umbrella now and we will
deliver it at any date desired.
Men's Umbrellas Enormous variety
from $2.00 to $25.00.
Children's umbrellas, all prices.
Toyland Is Complete
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$$M' FT Pr 1h
Our Toydom is a veritable fairyland Pre
eminence again far beyond comprehension By
coming here you are at once assured of select
ing from the largest, best, most complete stock
of toys at low prices ever brought to the North
west Space for a few bargains today, to which
we add a great big word of WELCOME.
Daisy Blackboard, 41 inches high
and 21 inches wide 77c
Sleeping Kid Doll, 12 inch, shoes
f and stockings 16c
Folding steel enameled Go-Cart, 23-in.
high, steel wheels, at 39c
Hexagon Air Rifle, none better made,
always sold at $1 62c
Good Kitchen Set, in box, six pieces, 6x
11-Jf at 19c
Crokinole Board, checkers on back, oc
tagon shape, 2ix25, regular 75c value,
at the very low price of 49c
i5-inch Sleeping Doll, jointed hip,
great value 30c
20-inch Doll, full shaped body,
bisque head, $1 value 66c
Six-Ball Table Croquet, striped and varn
ished, regular 50c value 36c
Small Klondike Dolls '. . 17c
50c Dressed Dolls 33c
Faba-Baga or Parlor Quoits, the regular
50c values, at 35c
Three regular 50c Games, each 33c
Three regular 25c Games, each 16c
Take elevator to the Third Floor.
No better stationery in the world than we sell
here. This very positive statement applies to
the entire line. The heliday lines are all ready
for your choosing. Specials for this week are:
Note Paper, assorted tints, engraved pic
ture tops, asstd. designs. Holiday box...
New Floral Box, ribbon top, good quality yn
paper and envelopes, 35c value JIC
Hurlburt's fine paper3Imperial Cabinet, con
taining 48 sheets paper, envelopes to AQn
match, 75c value, at OC
Hurd's, the very swellest box of 2 quires of pa
per, envelopes to match, Including oa
sealing wax and tapers, per box oyC
The new Pieture and Bric-a-Brac Department
on the Seeond floor is a center of attraction these
days. Framed and unframed pictures of all sizes
and prices; immense variety to choose from.
Bric-a-brac, statuary and novelties in great
abundanee. Take a peep into the Art Room,
where all the expensive pictures are shown. Or
ders for picture framing will be promptly exe
cuted at the lowest price. Work guaranteed.
Three Great Bargains
Three bargains of unusual merit for this week. Read care
fully: Ladies' Hose, 37c pair
40 dozen Ladies' fancy embro.dcred Boot Hose, Herms
dorf dye; high spliced heel and toe; all sizes
Special lot of Initialed Finger Purses, imitation seal,
at, each :
30 dozen Initialed Finger Purses, imitation walrus -and
seal,, big value
See the great stock of Holiday Aprons on the Second floor.
The basement is resplendent with beautiful Lamps. The most complete sleek in the city, embracing every style one may desire.
Some special values for this week are:
Flat burner Lamps, decorated shade and base to match, 95c,
Central draft Lamps, decorated globe and base lo match, many
styles, $3.00, $4.00. $5.00.
McfiClf icent variety of Parlor and Reading Lamps, newest deco
rations, different combinations, $5.00 to $40.00.
Candelabra, Shades, Candles, etc (Basement.)
Are showing very large stocks of holiday merchandise Silverware, Cut Glass, Fancy China, Cutlery, Lamps, Kayser Zinn, Bohemian
ware, etc Don 1 iaii to visit the Basement next time you re In the store.
Chaling Dishes, 53 75. $4.50. $550. $7.00.
5 o'clock Teas, spegals at $1.65. $2.50, $3.75.
3-piece Tea Sets, quadruple plate, special values at $4.75, $5.50,
$a00, $7.75. $8.75.
4-piece sets at $6.50. $6.75, $8.75. $12.50. $15.00.
Cake Baskets at $2 65, $3.75, $4.00. $450.
Butter Dishes, Pudding Dishes, etc., etc.
Fancy China of every description.