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THE SUNDAY OKEGONIAN, PORTLAND. MAY 3. 1908.
NEW TODAY. '
Take Mississippi - Avenue
car, ask for Transfer to the
Russell-Shaver car; get off
at the end of the carline and
AGENTS ON GROUND
A. F. Swensson S Co.
253 1-2 Washington Street.
Phone: Main 3055 and A 3055
Always Look I
Our reputation of 21 years'
standing insures our clients fair 1
and honorable treatment. i
We handle only such property
as we can recommend. $
Portland Trust Company 1
of Oregon i
S. E. Corner Third and Oak Sts. j
To the man who has a few thou
sand dollars, who helieves in Port
land and its future, and is familiar
with its real estate values, I can
show the best investment in realty
Come in Monday. Ask for Mr.
714 Couch Bldg.,
109 4th St., Near Wash.
f. mllvB southeast from Courthouse: all
In cultivation; old house of 6. rooms;
large barn; large bearing orchard; good
well and spring; on good road. Price
J. L. WELLS CO.
306 Chamber of Commerce Bldg.
OH YES! A HOME?
From the Humble cottage to a beauti
ful mansion. House and lot
$550 1550 3500 SGOOO
850 8S200 S4250 S9000
81200 S300O SSOOO
In addition to the above, we have
lots in all pans of the city, and some
45 hy 116, $10 down, and can build to
suit. See us.
STEVENSON AND TAYLOR,
Room 311 Buchanan Bldg.,
286 Vi Washington.
For Suburban Homes
We surely have them. Here's one of
our many 5 acres, 1000 feet facing the
carline and on a graded county road,
with a 9-room home, enjoying all the
natural attractions that give the charm
to urban life, as a gushing spring of
pure water and parks of native trees
and many other things that you could
see. For further Information see
Stevenson & Taylor
311 Buchanan, 2S6V4 Wash. St.
COOK 6 TRUBY
Real estate, timber lands, general
Phone A 2184.
Room 511, Corbett Building.
JR550 AND IP will secure a fine
huiiding lot between Broadway and
Hancock St., cement sidewalks, etc..
all paid for; 10 per cent down and 3
rer cent month. Don't fall to see Davis
nvestment Co. before these lots are
ull gone. 16 Hamilton bldg.. 131 3d st.
22 Worcester Building.
FhoB aUla 8371.
A FEW GOOD ONES
Full block on Portland Heights good
Lot and 6-room cottage on Kearney
l29x200-foot lot and 8-room modern
house, in 'Walnut Park.
Lot 60x60 and 5-room cottage, Port
land Heights; $1200 down and
balance $25 per month.
5-room house with lot 50x110 feet, on
And more at the- office.
For rent, 9-room modern house, 657
HUMASON & JEFFERY
226 Stark Street.
Phone M. 1189.
40x75 feet on the west side of 3d
St., between Jefferson and Colum
bia sts. .
25x100 feet on the east side of 3d,
between Flanders and Glisan sts. .
50x100 feet south side of Montgom
ery, between 2d and 3d sts.; .choice
residence lots. . .
50x100 feet on the north side of
Hall st., 100 feet west of 14th st.
37V2xl0O feet on the north side of
Northrup, near 26th st.
WAKEFIELD, FRIES & CO.
220 Stark St.
THE FINEST ORCHARD WHICH CAN
BE BOUGHT IN HOOD RIVER VAU
LEY ABSOLUTELY FIRST CLASS
IN EVERY PARTICULAR.
40 ACRES FULL BEARING
SPITZES, NKVTOVTVS, ORTLEYS
IF VOU CONTEMPLATE APPLE-RA1S-INO
FROM A COMMERCIAL STAND
POINT. DOST OVERLOOK THIS.
COMBINE A IANIFICENT COUN
TRY ESTATE WITH
A PRINCELY INCOME
Mac Rae 6 Angus
432 CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.
ONLY THREE LEFT.
First Come, First Served
Your choice of those new modern 6
room houses, in splendid neighborhood,
served by two car lines: r
392 North 24th St., between Thurman
and Cpshur. .
391 Guild St., between Thurman and
393 Guild St. ,
1100 down. 2i per month.
FIDELITY TRUST CO., Owner
4041 Commercial Block.
PhoncHi Main 447, A 1445.
Full quarter block on the cor
ner of Fifth and Flanders. This
property is admirably located,
and the price is far below the
We can furnish good tenant
who will take a 20-year lease
on 3-story building at a rental
that will pay 10 per cent on the
LUCAS & HOOVER
Room 310, Swetland Bldg.
Fractional Corner for Flats,
253V2 Washington, Corner Third.
A Charming Place in
K. Madison, near 3uth, 6-room bunga
low, ideal and complete. Modern in de
sign and finish. Full concrete base
ment. Only $30?0. Hardly the cost of
the house. Satisfactory terms.
The Dunn-Lawrence Company
Ho. 248 Alder St.
AHOIf FOR 100
Tou can enjoy life In a home s
of your own on s
Hawthorne Ave. and
East 48th Street
Be thrifty. Buy a lot In
Which is the first stepping stone
to a home all your own. The
population is rapidly moving
toward this point, which will
greatly increase the value of
Kighteen homes built on our
property in last four months.
GO OUT TODAY AND SEE.
$475 to $700
. What is safer than real estate?
Take Hawthorne ave. or Mount
Scott car at 1st and Alder sts.,
and ride to East 48th St.
Branch office on corner. Agent
in attendance, rain or shine.
& TRUST CO.
10 SECOND STREET.
It. A. Taylor, Agent on Ground.
Arc you tonkins for a building site
on Portland Heights with an unob
structed view? Do you know iiow very
few building sites can be had with a
broad and an unobstructed view?
Let us tell you that they are very
rare. This property has a splendid
future and now is the time to secure a
location before they are all gone and
prices go up. Read our list below :
90x124, , east view, gentle J25Q
97x104. north view, on Mont- tlCfin
gomery Drive 01 wUU
100x142, north view, on Mont- OOnfjn
gomery Drive OlUUU
93x100, east and north view, tfOKfifl
gentle slope... , d&jUU
142x200, north view, on Mont- OOflflfl
gomery Drive.. OOUUU
100x100, north, west and east J25QQ
100x100, north view, choice CAnnft
100x128, broad north view, . CCCRfl
choice location vwvUU
100x129, triangle, broad north CCPflfl
east and west view wOliUw
Let us talk with you about view
firoperty. We are specialists in this
ine and can locate you.
JNO. P. SHARKEY CO.
122 4 Sixth St.
12S Third St.
hi block, 2 flats, room for
4 more; on 1st St., South.
New Hotel, West Side,
leased for 11 years; income,
$12,000 In 10 years. .
Fine piece of business
property, leased 3 years,
$llj per mo'nth.
hi block, 4 modern 9-room
houses; close in. West Side;
Income, $135 per month.
3-story brick, on Yamhill
St., corner lot; worth $50,000.
128 Third St.
Before Buying Elsewhere
GO AND SEE
Those beautiful lots in Caesar
Park, on Killingsworth avenue,
east of Piedmont, commencing on
Ninth street, running to Four
teenth; Bull-Run water, gas and
Three blocks from Alberta
Ten per cent cash; $10 per
O'Brien Realty Co.
301 McKay Bldg.
To see the fleet. During my
absence my office force will
continue to handle '.'live"
real estate only.
E. J. DALY
222-223-224 Failing Bldg.
COBB, 503 Welis-Fargo Bldg.
3uliivide3 and "sells on the .develop
ment plan. Walnut, orchard and gar
den lands. Write for particulars. One
to ten acres.
Dr. Stratton, of Balti-'
more, wrote a story
about this city and its
people so good and so
true that our Commer
cial' Club paid him
The story is a literary
gem and should be read,
not only by every, resi
dent of Portland, but by
every citizen of these
United States. This
story has been, printed
by our Commercial .Club
in a neat little booklet,
just the size to go in a
small letter envelope.
To citizens of Portland
for the purpose of, a
Every letter that any
resident of. Oregon may
write to arone outside
of the state should con
tain one of these little
booklets. It can be made
to take the place of a
letter to your Eastern
friends. It will tell
them all you have want
ed to write, but haven't
'had time. . , "
These booklets will
be distributed by
Chamber of Commerce.
Call there any , day
this week and get as
many copies as you
want; or phone your
name and address, stat
ing the number you can
use, and they will, be
sent to you.
Is the time to make the in
vestment in real estate,
either for a home or for an
investment. It is our aim
and desire to place on the
market this first-class prop
erty at a very low price, so
that those desiring to make
small monthly payments can
in a few years own their
"We wish to call your atten
tion to the beautiful Addi
tion of Lorrinton. Lots
5QxlOO at from $210 up;
streets . 60 feet wide and
graded and water mains laid
to every lot.
Never comes, so that today
is the time to act. Tako a
W. W. car at Third and
Yamhill; get off at Wood
stock; the sign at the sta
tion points the way to Lor
Investment' Co. I
Phone Sellwood 1234.
Agent always on the ground. . J
Good 7-room house, elec
tricity, Bull Run watert 500
feet cement- sidewalk, arid
newly-graveled street, in
cluded in price; 60 fruit
trees," in bloom; garden. A
beautiful country place
right in town. "Will soon be
off the market. ' ,
E. J. DALY
222-223-224 Failing Bldg.
Block on Portland Heights
Why buy a single lot when we can sell
you a whole block for the price of a lot?
Best view and best part of close-in
Heights property ready to build on. See
Vaughn & Burt
402 Corbett bldg.
20 ACRES RIVERSIDE
Above Milwaukle's fine' macadamized
road; In front, and gentle slope to river
with 700 feet waterfront; prettiest tract on
the river; near car; five acres along the
river Is worth price of the whole; an op
tion on this will expire May 5.
B. s. cook & CO.
508 Corbett bid.
For River Front Acreage
At the foot of Center Ave., Oak
THE DUNN-LAWRENCE CO, 248 ALDER STREET
FOR SALE IN HOLLA DAT S ADD. Artis
tic 7-room house, with large attic, just
finished, complete In detail, hardwood
floors throughout, furnace, plastered base
" ment, electric and gas fixtures, enameled
kitchen, bathroom and toilet: extra toilet
in basement. 3 laundry trays, large fire
place ; house substantially built, double
constructed throughout, artistically fin
ished; must he seen to be appreciated; N.
W. cor. E. ltfth and Halsey; open Sunday.
Phone East 5209.
Salem Electric Line
Acreage at stations on Oregon Elec
tric Railwav for sale in 5-acre tracts
or more, $123.00 per acre and up. Terms
to suit purchasers.
426 Failing Bldg. Phone Main 4481.
6-room modern house, on East An
keny St., facing south, built years:
well arranged rooms, interior and ex
terior in pink of condition, tinted and
painted within past month, beautiful
lawn, choice roses; a new home on
either side; house would rent for $30.
Call S. Raxworthy. 697-Marshall st.
220 feet on Columbia Boulevard by
125 on Peninsula Ave. An ideal busi
ness location at attractive price.
.S4U Stark St.
h i OUR
I adveitised sold the same day, and
three clients were disappointed be
cause they did not get to the office
early enough in the morning to make
a deposit. I offer a
Guaranteed to be the best investment
I haje known of since I have lived in
Portland. This is as safe as a U. S.
gold bond and fahould interest the
monej-loaners. Don't let this oppor
tunity pass if you have the money.
204 Corbett Building
4000 acres cleared land in
Proposed electric line will pass
through it; Is now close to railroad
and suitable for all kinds of grain,
clover, hay, dairying and fruitgrow
ing; will be sold in tracts to suit pur
chaser at prices ranging from $22.00
to $35.00 per acre, on easy terms, at a
low rate of interest.
Sherlock Building. .
SITUATED AT THE HEAD OF
7TH AND GRANT STS.,
Now On Sale
Prices $900 to $2000
TERMS TO SUIT. MONTHLY IN
STALLMENTS IF WANTED.
FOR FULL PARTICULARS SEE
F. W. TORGLER
106 SHERLOCK BLDG.
A very desirable lot, suitable for
business purposes, on the southeast
corner of Stark and 11th streets.
Splendid location for a hotel. Inspect
this. For full particulars apply to
Charles K. Henry S Son
250 Stark Street, Portland, Oregon.
1 0-Room Home
Magnificent grounds, extra
size, swellest part of city,
close in. ' Owner going to
Heilman & Lathrop
2 lots with unobstructed view: all city
Improvements; near car and walking dis
tance. Have been offered $2000 for one
lot. I must sell, so look at them and sub
mit offer. OWNER, Room 315 Couch bldg.
To plat; "West Side and only 114 miles
from City Hall: grand view of River and
mountains; a 200 per cent snap. Address
"M," P. O. Box 745.
UOxlOO S. E. corner Shaver and
Montana ave.; present Income $1,196 per
annum: 06 2-3xH0 on corner, vacant,
easily worth $1500; no better buy in the
city; must have $2750 cash. Call S.
Raxworthy, 697 Marshall St.
10 Acres on Peninsula
t be sold at once. A bargain.
T11K CROSSLEV CO..
70b and 709 Corbett Bldg.
. . CHAPMAN
C10 flfin Modern flats, Nob Hill
4IU,UUU di.stri(.t near Washington
street, lot 60x100 feet 9 FER CENT
Cnn Modern apartment-house,
k'alkiua' rlistanep Wptr.
oiae ii 1-tiB CENT NET income.
COR nflfl r"n quarter block, within
.J,UUU 7 blocks of ij. s Custom
House, partly improved, but paying
7 PER CENT NET.
C97 Ilfin 3-story Front st.,
fLI ,UUU fun ot iong iease. paying
9 PER CENT NET.
$27 fldn Mo(lern aprtment-housc,
Jfl.1 ,UUU choice location, walking
distance; rentals more than NET 10
$30 OOfl IofIern apartment build
4UU,UUU jngf choice corner, near
Washington street and within walk
ing, distance 10 PER CENT NET in
come. W) nflfl Modern 3-story brick, full
PU,UUU quarter block; choicest lo
cation, East Side; good lease 8 PER
CENT NET revenue.
James J. Flynn
512 CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
LOCATION Only 10 miles west of
Portland, with railwav station in cen
ter and electric line surveyed through
tract. We have subdivided into 5 to
10-acre lots a number of the finest
farms In Oregon, each tract opening on
n well-graded street or road. The soil
Is rich and hpcclally adapted to highly
remunerative small farming.
DEVELOPMENT We have just pur
chased another large farm to add to
the already large area, and are spend
ing thousands of dollars In develop
ment This is the largest body of rich,
lands ever offered in small tracts near
a large city in Oregon.
PURCHASES These tracts are rec
ommended for homes and for invest
ments. No one has yet expressed dis
appointment after having seen them.
New houses and other Improvements
attest tho public appreciation.
TERMS We make reasonable terms
to those unable to pay all down for
REMARKS We require no hand
wagon displays nor Sunday excursions,
but sell these tracts strictly on their
Write or call for full particulars and
make your selections as soon as prac
ticable. The SHAW-FEAR CO.
245 Vi STARK STREET.
I OF PROPERTY
i IN THE BEST
I Warehouse I
In the city, fronting on two
We handle only such property
I as we can recommend. i
I Portland Trust Company
I of Oregon
I S. E. Corner Third and Oak Sts.
E. Ankeny. corner 20th (No. 6!)4 R
Ankeny), 8-.room modern home; streets
Improved; cement walks; cement base
ment: furnace. A tine home; excellent
neighborhood. Can be had on very easy
Sengs take & Lyman
90 FIFTH ST.
2 sections Klamath Co. lands; will take
at par Title Trust or Merchants National
paper, li you want a snap, can at zvsva
Hood River Fruit land
i!0-acre tract. 1 mile from Mosler. on
county road, 3 acros cleared, balance gmali
oak and brush, easily cleared; tine spring;.
A Krand view of mountains, railroad and
Columbia River, J7T per acre; terms to suil
lf you want an ideal Summer home and a
fine piece fruit land. look, this up. Nj
agents. -Owner. S 873, Oregontan.
Yamhill County farm; 25 acres hops: 15
in choice prunes: best of soil; excellent
apple or walnut iand; bargain price. For
information call on
211",4 Stark st.
ARE YOU GOING TO BUILD?
Tf you are. see me. 1 will furnish
your plans free and save you money, it
will pay you to Investigate. Office 100S';i
Belmont St. 1'hone B X3.