The Sunday Oregonian. (Portland, Ore.) 1881-current, July 07, 1912, Page 6, Image 6

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Seaside Mayor, and Council
Differ on Street Widening.
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More Witnesses Will Be Heard
; ' Tomorrow on Hanford's
, Sobriety..
Moderate Drinking Indulged in at
' Rainier Club but Man on Trial
at Seattle Xot Seen Apparently
Intoxicated, They Declare.
SEATTLE. Wash.. July 6. After
passing- a whole week In Investigation
of the personal habits of United States
District Judge Cornelius H. Hanford,
the House Judiciary sub-committee
when it adjourned until Monday, ap
parently had not closed that branch of
the subject and it Is expected that a
few more witnesses will be heard Mon
day concerning; the Judge's sobriety.
All but one of today's witnesses were
summoned by Judge Hanford's attor
neys and testified strongly in his fa
vor. The exception was I Frank
Brown, an attorney who testified that
he had seen Judge Hanford twice
asleep on the bench and twice appar
ently intoxicated. On one of the lat
ter occasions, witness testified, the
Judge was about to enter the court
room in the morning.
Liquor la Smelted.
' Witness smelted liquor as the Judge
passed. On the second occasion when
witness observed the Judge apparently
Intoxicated he was on the bench and
wltnes was arguing a case before
him. Witness thought the Judge's habit
ual drowsiness on the bench might be
due to his heavy eating at lunch hour.
Today's witnesses Included some of
the best known citizens of Seattle. The
first. Superior Judge Albertson. testi
fied that Judge Hanford was not in
toxicated at a meeting In the Alham
bra Theater, as testified by two de
tectives. Witness had never seen the
Judge intoxicated, but had seen him
drink moderately at the Ralnlr Club.
Ira A.'-Nadeau. an insurance agent:
M. B. Haines, a real estate dealer; C.
1 Ide. formerly United States Marshal,
and E. C. Cheasty. a merchant, had
known the Judge many years, had seen
him drink occasionally, but had never
leen him apparently Intoxicated.
Old Caae Recalled.
', Representative McCoy, who yesterday
questioned a witness on matters re
lated to the Ell Melovlch case, in which
Judge' Hanford set aside a verdict of
112,000 damages for loss of an arm. on
frounds not named by counsel for eith
er side, returned to the subject today.
The witness had replied to McCoy
thi-t Hanford's action was not unprece
dented; that the State supreme Court,
in the case 'of Williams v: Spokane
Falls & Northern Railway Company,
had set aside a verdict for excesslve
ness. on a point not raised by counsel
for either side. McCoy, by question
ing attorneys, brought out that the
decision was written by Judge Root and
that counsel for the railroad was M.
J. Gordon, formerly Chief Justice of
the Supreme Court, Root and Gordon
afterward having undergone Investi
gation by the State Bar Association for
alleged corruption.
University of Idaho Professor In
teresting Children in Stock.
LEWISTON, Idaho, July . (Special.)
Dr. W. L. Carlyle. head of the de
partment of agriculture at the Univer
sity of Idaho, expects to Inaugurate a
campaign through the Lewlston Com
mercial Club for the purpose of lnter-
estlng the farmer girls and boys in
livestock feeding, breeding and Judging.
When In Lewlston recently Dr. Car
lyle offered to conduct Saturday lec
tures for the farmer girls and boys
and to send instructors to assist him.
At the coming livestock show many
features are to be Introduced that will
attribute to the undertaking which Dr.
Carlyle proposes. The country boy and
girl Judging contest, for which a prize
of $150 and two thoroughbred pigs has
been offered, will be one of the biggest
factors in interesting children In the
raising of high-class stock.
Interfering Officer Is Beaten V p in
Tillamook Fight.
TILLAMOOK, Or,' July 6. (Special.)
In attempting to break up a row be
tween Jeff Fleck and Henry Broughton
at Pacific City, yesterday. Deputy
Sheriff Dwight Edmunds was badly
beaten by a number of friends of Fleck.
Fleck was badly cut by a knife In
the hands of Broughton, and Is now In
bed. Sheriff Creshaw, of Tillamook,
was summoned. Edmunds swore out a
warrant against Fleck for assaulting
an officer.
The case is said to have grown out
of the activity of Edmunds In prevent
ing trespassing by fishermen along
Nestucca Bay. and 1 1 la thought the
quarrel with Broughton, which was the
result of the celebration at PaolfloClty,
was made an opportunity-for "getting
even" with the deputy. Fleck Is con
fined to his bed but Is expected to re-
t cover.
Newport. Engineer Injured. . ... .
NEWPORT. Or.. July 6. (Special.)
Jack Fogarty" engineer "of the steamer
Truant, met with a painful accident
Wednesday and narrowly escaped losing,
his life. The steamer had Just left To
ledo en route to Newport and Fogarty
was oiling a bearing on the shaft when
the sleeve of his blouse caught on a
bolt head, drawing his arm around the
shaft and doubling his body over It.
fortunately his clothing gave suffi
ciently to prevent his being drawn
under. His brother. Captain Frank
Fogarty. who was at the wheel "close
by. happened to hear him groaning and
hut off steam. Fogarty's right arm
was almost pulled from its socket and
the muscles lacerated badly. His right
side was also seriously Injured.
Historic Flag Floated.
ALBANY. Or, July 6. (Special.) An
American flag which was made during
the Civil - War ' was displayed on the
residence of the Misses Althouse in
thla city on July 4. The flag waa made
by the mother of the Misses Althouse
and she did all ft the work by hand.
During the war the flag was displayed
at the Althouse borne whenever news of
onion victories was received from the
war and It was taken down wnen the
Union Army met reverses." It . served as
an Index of the status of the war to
Albany people.
A delightful book about the great
Northwestern mountains Williams'
"Guardians of the Columbia."
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Vancouver Feels Handicap of
Inadequate Transportation.
Automobiles Line Up Double for
Distance of Eight Blocks Follow
ing Celebration Thursday and
Walt for Weary 'Hours. 7-
VANCOUVER, Wash., July 6. (Spe
cial.) That Vancouver needs a bridge
across the Columbia River connecting
with Portland was more clearly dem
onstrated July 4 than at any time pre
viously, when there were at least 25,
000 visitors In the- city. The crowds.
In returning to Portland, began shortly
after noon to gather at the foot of
Washington street, the ferry landing,
and grew in size until there were sev
eral thousand there at one time.
When the athletic events at Van
couver Barracks and the horse racing
at the Clark County fair grounds were
over, at 4 o'clock, the automobiles be
gan to line up to go on board and oy
7 o'clock there were two lines extend
ing eight blocks up Washington- street.
Many In the latter part of the line
waited upwards of three hours to cross,
as the capacity of the ferry is 12 or
13. owing to the size of the cars. In
addition to the machines the forry car
ries easily 1000 persons.
The record trip of the ferry's ex
istence was made July 4, when 1287
passengers were on board at a single
crossing. Including the crew, there
were more than 1300 on board.
. It has been learned that several
thousand persons did not come over,
knowing that the transportation fa
cilities would be taxed. Scores of au
tomobile owners left their cars on the
Oregon shore and crossed on the ferry.
The size of Vancouver has increased
so rapidly that a bridge seems an ab
solute necessity.
Long List of Winners Announced in
Independence Day Pageant.
ALBANY, Or, July 6. (Special.)
The award of the 14000 cash prizes or
fered for entries In, the big parade at
the Oregon Electric celebration in this
city Thursday was made today, and
the complete list of prizes awarded fol
lows: Sunday school floats United Presby
terian Church, first. School floats
Central Public School, first; Madison
School, second. . Lodge floats Loyal
Order, of - Moose,- first.. Floats .of
women's organization and auxiliaries
Women of Woodcraft, . first. - Trades
unions. Carpenters' and . painters'
Elks Week
Mail to your friends and rela
tives in the East The Oregronian
during' the Elks' Convention,
including the big illustrated
special Elks' Edition, the Sun
day before the convention, and
the great Sunday edition of
July 14th, giving a resume of
the entire week.
' Eight Issues Altogether.
The Oregonian will have the
best and most complete account
of the days ' ' doings, profusely.,
illustrated, and no more attract
ive testimonial to your friends
could be given than a subscrip
tion to Oergon's great daily
during the event.
Orders given now or sent by
mail to .The Oregonian will re
ceive prompt and careful atten
tion. Subscription price for the
entire eight days, including the
two special Elks' editions, and
postage, 23 cents.
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union, first. Floats of business houses
Automatic butter maker, O. L. van
Orsdale. of Albany, R. F. D. No. 3, first;
Beam-Fletcher Company, second. , Pro
fessional. floats Dr. W. A. Cox, first.
Comic floats Prairie schooner, Willie
Kitchen, and ' Kenneth Golns. . first;
bovine auto. Fay Miller, second. - Fire
department Albany Engine Company,
No. 1, and Linn Engine Company, No.
2, tied, first and second prizes divided.
Decorated automobiles Oregon Mist.
Mrs. George Dorr, first; battleship Ore
gon, Multa Machine Company, sscond.
Chautauqua decorated autos .W. O.
Ballack. first: F. M. French, second.
Draught teams Peter Riley, of Al
bany, first: J. E. craney of Al
bany, second. Carriage teams George
Cochran, of Albany, first; Mrs. Louise
Fisher, of Suver, second. Single driv
ing rigs Miss Pauline Brush, of Al
bany, first; M. F. Sharp, of Tangent,
second. Saddle horses (women) Miss
Esther Hecker, of Albany, first; Mrs.
Nellie Scott, of Albany, second. Sad
dle horses (men) Fred Gould, of Al
bany, ..first ; . J.-- E. Williams, of Albany,
second. Pony, double rigs E. F.
Anderson, of Albany, first. Pony, sin
gle rigs Miss Louise Fisher, of Suver,
first. Saddle pony O. M. Templeton, of
Brownsville, first. -
The parade was the best pageant ever
seen in the Willamette Valley, and
won a great deal of favorable comment
from visitors to the celebration.
Secretary of State Olcott Telia Why
Law Is Xeeded.
SALEM, Or., July 6. (Special.) In
making a defense of the proposed "blue
sky" law today Secretary Olcott set out
five distinct points which he declared
should be taken into consideration when
any discussion of the bill comes up.
In his statement . Secretary Olcott
said: ' : , '
"First The, law is needed and has
been' prepared to give the state super
vision over stock-selling corporations.
"Second The fees from this class of
corporations will pay all the expense
of administration of the law as well as
all the general expense of maintaining
the corporation" department, and leave
a surplus, instead of taking $7000 out
of the general, fund for handling the
corporation department, as at present.
- "Third The 'blue sky: bill does not
apply primarily to corporations not en
gaged In selling stock, and . will cost
this class of corporations but little, if
"Fourth The bill will prevent 90
per cent of the fake companies from
organizing and put the other 10 per cent
out of business very soon after they
begin Illegal-operations; it will , save
the people not less than Jl. 000, 000 a
year, now squandered on worthless se
curities, and the corporations whose
previous ' misconduct has made - this
legislation necessary will pay the en
tire cost of administering the corpor
ation ia'ws with thousands of dollars to
spare. ,
"Fifth Contrary to general ' opinion,
there is no constitutional or statutory
Inhibition against the amendment by
the. Legislature of an initiative, meas
ure, and If any vital defects develop In
the "blue sky' bill they may be corrected
by the 1913 session of the Legislature.
"Those who - criticise the 'blue sky"
bill on the ground of economy seem to
overlook the fact that the cost of ad
ministering the corporation laws at the
present time , is about $7000 a year,
which will be saved when the new bill
goes into effect. . -
"Also-it should be remembered that
the present schedule of fees .and licenses
remains unchanged and that the. revenue
to be derived from corporations by vir
tue of the 'blue sky bill will be in ad
dition to the present revenue of about
$200,000 a year. -
"I am in favor of a separate depart
ment to handle this branch of the state
service, because it Is the only business
like solution of a difficult problem. The
present plan of dividing the work be
tween two departments is very unsatis
factory. "The 'blue sky bill will make the
work of supervising corporations one
of the most Important branches of the
state government. - It will be too big
for any man with no greater powers
than those of a clerk. It should be in
the hands of an official with final
power to act and one -who shall serve
under bond and be held strictly re
sponsible for results. Such a man Is
certainly worth $3000 a year.- It Is a
matter of small Importance whether he
Is appointed by the Governor or Sec
retary of State, all bills must be audit
ed by this office In either case.-
"It approved by the voters the law
will go Into effect Immediately after
the election and if there are any serl'
ous defects they may be remedied with
out waiting for two years, as would be
necessary If the law were enacted by
the Legislature."
' Lovers of the Columbia and ,lts great
snow peaks will enjoy ."The Guard
ians." 1 - .
Abandoning Position as Chairman of
Meeting Town's' Executive Takes
- Occasion to Assert Co-Workers
Interests Selfish. .
SEASIDE, Or., July 6. (Special.)
Proceedings in the Council Chamber
were completely ruptured last evening
over the matter of straightening and
widening Bridge street.
Trouble.'- which has been brewing
since the fire, appeared In a new form
last night, Mayor Gilbert abandoning
his position as chairman of the meet
ing' fn' open disgust and in an unof
ficial capacity expressed his feelings
fn' vigorous Vefn' on the way matters
had been conducted.
' Warming' cbns'lderably at the way the
act for street Improvement had been
caught' on a shag. Mayor Gilbert made
various accusations and affirmed that
members' of the Council had been using
their, off iqe, for furthering personal in
terests.' .The street Improvement act has been
discussed at length for the past six
weeks, and, thinking that an agree
ment should be reached by this time,
Mr. Gilbert had hoped for a settlement,
and the continued delay and disagree
ment of the Council became a matter
of great aggravation.
Council Passes Act.
After informing the refractory Coun
cllmen that they were free to pass
whatever acts they thought best, the
Mayor ceased to take part In the meet
ing, and with Councilman Henrlch act
ing .as temporary- chairman, the Coun
cil passed the act for widening Bridge
slceet according, to the wishes of the
mainrltv alnnir different lines . from
those, draws Jy .Engineer Morris. This
was done despite the warning of Mayor
Gilhert. that the. act would be vetoed.
The plan advocated by the-lHayor and
Councilraen.BrallUer and Henshaw was
prepared by Ulty engineer murris, i
Portland. This plan provides for a
t from the North
Bank Depot to the ocean, directly south
of the Hotel moore. ins j"K
r TiyAtxek and Main streets is
completely done away with by this
plan, but. this feature of the plan also
furnishes the principal cause ui uun-
culty. To run a straight street through
the offending corner, the projecting
pieces of property will have to be cut
m..nv. than thnft nieces not
jutting out. To make an equitable set
tlement It has Deen propuseu
, .,.. -ov frnm nil holdings
r nrnnoi-tv thim widening without
w ,,.v1..-.--', -
.(..iht.nlntf afreet.
BliaieiiLu.i.b -' " -------
City Engineer Rogers, of Astoria, has
been at work on a pian aions "'
and specifications were presented-- be-
. .. "1 1 1 V. fin
1UIO ItIO u u i n. . . . J
a aiihmttteri hv Rogers.
IJUOQU I" nt - -
quotes togers on me
that Rogers has made me pian i
. rxt Mftiiin nf thp. Council wKh-
out having any preference for having
the work done tnat way.
.. .... Mayor Holds to Stand.'
With" both Rogers and Morris back-
vi- viawe tAr fitlbert exnresses
himself as being much in favor of the
maintains that his
nniitinn cannot be changed or his ob
jections overruled. Still in deadlock,
the Council will -have tne maner muh
: . - mMtin? and whether Mayor
Gilbert can be shaken In his strong
hold is not known.
t .io.ii)1. Hffiriiltv has been by no
means the first that has arisen over
the Bridge-street question. .At several
........' .meetings attempts have
been made to thresh out the affair,
with little success, 'every proposal
made before the meetings Deing usumiy
supported solely by 'its maker. Thlnk-
. nrnulrl ha facilitated
ing mat uin-iLc. o . -
and the work of the Council aided by
an agreement among tne owners - m
property along Bridge street. It was de-
. . . . MAAtlna. tn 1AA.VA Sfittle-
ciuea afc uno incw,o - -- -
ment In the hands of disinterested par
ties to be chosen by lot ana noiue uy
their decision. This plan, which at
ill A j . K nnorotlne smoothly.
KirSl BCB1I1CU .v " - ' ' - -
was blocked before any serious work
was done by propeny-owi.trio, ..
found that their action had placed them
i . . i - thmiirh reckless dl!:re-
gard of their Interests by the board of
The present situation places the
Council in a difficult position on ac
count of the bar sinister hanging over
. . i . i n em. 1 1. rftviaiun. ill.
nf West Seaside last
Fall, the question of the city char
ter 8 validity nas ncm "-,' r
cent decision of the Supreme Court, In
. . ,.!,. rt St. Johns by
Wnicn mo ami. . . -
ki,;h waa declared Illegal. Before
the Seaside Council may exercise un
questioned authority, the city charter
- k. iraHd In a. decision of the
IllUBl W - . ,
voters In the November election.
(Continued From Flrt Page.)
outbursts of enthusiasm and college
yells. Here flags and badges are
thicker than' leaves on trees. Nearly
every nationality breaks - Into a roar
when its men give tne imanesi -
Tnriav'a nroceeaings were a
tumultuous as a college football game.
Two dark-skinned delegates irom tne
Orient got an ovation but found them
.eivea far outclassed by their European
and American brothers. A Turk, coni
spicuous In a flaming scarlet jersey,
brought the crescent badge to the front
In the 800 meters for a brave dui oriei
moment. Then he faded Into the back
ground. . a toll .Tananese trailed -far behind
throughout the 100 meters.
Tonight a very oninani assemuiago
watched the swimming event. ' Thou-
4. n in the era.ndstand be-
iiwaa.u 0
side the river. The bands played
Swedish music for. another gathering
in the stadium.' " The social programme
j.i..j.a reoentlnna dinners and con
certs for every night of the Olympic
The Americans A. van araui rmi,
- . t tt. rltiH . Ndur Vnrlr nr.
Snott r. Breckenridge, Washington, and
Midshipman : M. W. Larimer, United
States Naval Academy were successiui
in the first round of the fencing con
tests. The cycling race around Lake Malar
will start at S o'clock Sunday morning.
The contestants will cover about 200
miles and finish In the ' stadium fn the
Sunday s programme inciuaes: une
hundred meters running, final; 800 me
ters running, semi-final; 10,000 meters
running, trial heats; running high
Jump; tug. of war; modern pentatnion;
wrestling; fencing, ana swimming.
The only friction inus i.r nu uiitu
the form of protests by representatives
of several nations against separate en
tries in the bicycling events Dy Eng
land, Ireland and Scotland and by
-t-u and TTunearv.
All the programmes are In the gwed
v. T.-o-imix. - Imnoalna arreat diffi
culties on the foreign reporters, while
only the winners are announced, leav
ing the spectators to guess at the sec-
In Bond Issues in any part
of the Northwest. '
Under wills.
For corporations.
.. For. individuals.
" Any transaction requiring
the service of a third party
can best be effected through
a well - organized and well
conducted Trust Company.
Millions of business now
under administration attest
our efficiency and safety.
'' Correspondence solicited."
Sixth and Washington Sts.
Open Saturday Evenings
6 to 8.
ond and third men In the' contests'.
The summary:
100 meters, first heat Won by C.
Luther, Sweden, by default.
Second heat Won by H. Moller, Swe
den; second, Szall, Hungary. Time,
11 seconds.
Courtney Wins Heat.
The first athletic victory for
the United States was won by Ira
Courtney, of the Seattle Athletic Club,
In the third heat of the 10.0-me.ters flat.
His time was 11 seconds. E. H. Blake
ney, of England, was second and a Hun
garian third.
Fourth heat Won by Charles A.
Rice, United States a walkover. Time,
11 2-5 se'eonds. '
Fifth heat Won by V. H. D'Arcy,
England; second, R. Povey, South Af
rica. Time, 11 1-5 seconds.
Sixth heat Won by R. Rau, Ger
many; second, Racz, Hungary. Time,
11 seconds.
Seventh heat Won by W. A. Stewart,
Australia; second, Aelter, Belgium.
..Time, 11 seconds.
Eighth heat Won by JS.nna.Derg,
Sweden; second, Vygoda, Bohemia.
Time, 11 3-5 seconds.
In the ninth heat of the 100 meters
flat, Alvah T. Meyer, Irish-American
Athletic Club, won y three . yards.
Time, 11 3-10 seconds.
In the tenth heat,-D. H. Jacobs, of
England, won by a narrow margin,
beating C. P. Wilson. Coe College,
Iowa. Time, 10 4-5 seconds.
In the eleventh heat, P. C. Gerhardt,
Olympic Club, San Francisco, won,
beating Frank Lukeman. of Quebec,
Canada. Time, 11 1-10 seconds.
In - the - thirteenth heat of the 100
meters flat, J. A. Howard. Manitoba,
won. G. H. Patching. South Africa, was
second and Harold W. Heiland, Xavier
A. A., New York, third. Time, 11 sec
onds. To beat Wilson, of Coe College, In
the tenth heat, Jacobs, of England, was
forced to tie the Olympic record of
10 4-5 seconds.
Fourteenth heat Won by A. E. An
derson. England; second, Rupert B.
Thomas, Princeton University. Time,
11 seconds.
T7.AAnh heat Hnward P. Drew.
Springfield, Mass., High School, won
by -several yaras; m. ii.ern, oi tier-
many, was second, xime, 11 seconas.
Sixteenth heat, 100 meters--Donald
F Llppincott, University of Pennsyl
vania, first; W. R. Applegarth, Eng
land, second; Yahiko Mlshima, Japan,
the first competitor from that country,
was the last of the five in the heat.
Time, 10 3-5 seconds, breaking the
Olympic record.
Seventeenth heat Ralph C Craig,
Detroit Y.- M. C. A., first. Time, 11 1-6
Caldirell Defeats Lunsbi.
First heat, 800 meters David S.
Caldwell, Massachusetts Agricultural
College, beat the famous Italian, E.
Lunghl,' by five yards. J. Caulle, of
France, made the pace for 550 meters,
but he later dropped back. .Walter
McClure,' Multnomah Club, Portland,
was, outdistanced. Time, one minute,
58 3-6 seconds.
Second heat, 800 meters flat P. E.
Mann, England, first; Herbert N. Put
nam, Cornell University, eecond. Time,
one minute. 56 seconds.
Third heat, 800 meters flat John
Paul Jones, Cornell University, first.
A. Z. Cortesao, Portugal, made the pace
for three-quarters of the distance,
Jones then forged ahead, finishing
easily six yards in front. Time, two
minutes. 1 4-5 seconds.
Fourth heat, 800 meters flat Clar
ence S. Edmundson, Seattle Athletlo
Club, first; J. L. Tait, Ontario, Canada,
second; C. A. C. Poulenard, France,
third. The five competitors were closely-bunched.
' R. .Burton, of England,
was fourth. Time, one minute. 56 5-10
Fifth heat Ira N. Davenport, Univer
sity of Chicago, first; F. H.,Hulford,
England, second. The three English
competitors did good team work. R.
marie the riinnlnsr for 400 meters
and then withdrew. Time, 1 'minute, 69
Sixth heat, 800 meters flat Harlan
Txr .-UnMen Rufpa Cnllece first; E.
BJorn, Sweden, second. The Swede made
a good race in the last nan out itoiaen
finished easily -in front of the others.
From Chapman Point
Showing Haystack Rock and Elk Creek. -Eight
Miles South of Seaside. Oregon.
.rJZSjS&rt -V'M-. ZX&i.7?t'ir 'Ji Minus, in ii hiiioth.wiiw
by autos and stage, over eight miles of most grand scenic road.
. -Gov. West's magnificent Summer home Is on Cannon Beach, facing Hay
stack Rock. Many other discerning citizens are his neighbors. Beautiful and
' most desirable lots for aale.
Both Phones. It. C THOMPSON, Boom 21 Washington Bldg.. Portland, Or.
The Best Low-Priced Land
Possessing Those Advantages
and Facilities That Mean
Most to the Home-Maker
Bear in Mind These
Accessibility This fertile section is but two
. and one-half miles from the railroad and steam
boat landing at Goble, on the A. & C. R. R., and
one mile from the Goble, Nehalem & Pacific R. li
the latter running from the Columbia River to the
Nehalem River. ' '
Good Roads From Goble to Columbia Acres
is a new macadam road of high quality, with a
grade similar to that of Washington street in
Ideal Home Tracts They possess every requi
sitebest of soil plenty of springs and creeks
abundance " of fuel delightful surroundings
school church rural free delivery, and last, but
not least, intelligent and therefore progressive
The Prices Compare them with those of acre
age elsewhere and you'll come to the conclusion
that Columbia Acres is a genuinely good proposi
tion. $40 to $60 an Acre
are the present low' prices and the terms are most
advantageous to the man of small means who is
looking for a piece of land for a farm and orchard
home. Come in and talk it over with us tell us
your circumstances take home a contract we
know our proposition will appeal to you. Take
advantage while these desirable tracts are being
offered at their present low prices it will cost
you more a few months hence.
Tract Map and Other Matter Descriptive
of Columbia Acres Sent Free on Request.
214 Lumber Exchange Bldg., Second and Stark Streets.
Main 5396 Phones A 7507.
including'a Turk who made one burst
to the front with the star and crescent
on his red -jersey, dui -
tanced. Time, 1 minute, do
onds. - - i . T n
Seventh heat. 800 meters flat J. C.
Soutter, England, first; Meivin .
Sheppard, Irish-American Ainjenc liuh
second. .
The result was a surprise. . n.o "t-
lishman sprinted 200 yards from tne
finish and crossed the tape six jards
ahead of Sheppard, who appeared to be
winded in the nrst tvv.
Canadian Sprlnta to Tape.
Eighth heat. 800 meters flat O. M.
Rrnrt. Ontario, first; James E. Mere
dith, Mercersburg Academy, second; J.
A. Victor, South Africa, third. It was a
beautifully close race between four
lmrin-Kaxnn competitors. me Can
adian burst to the front a few feet be
fore the tape. Time, 1 minute 57 sec
Ninth heat, 800 meters flat E. J.
Henley. England, first; Hans Braun,
Germany, second: Thomas J. Halpm,
Boston Athletic ciun ana a oweuc, ncU
for third place. Time. 1 minute 67 3-5
First heat, semi-final, 100 meters:
Howard P. Drew, Springfield, Mass.,
High School, first; E. Kern. Germany,
second; Ira Courtney, Seattle, and I.
C Gerhardt, San Francisco, were dis
tanced: Time, 11 seconds.
Second heat G. H. Mtcning, boutn
Africa, first; K. Llndberg, Sweden, sec
ond. There were no Americans In this
heat. Time, 10 -lo seconds.
. Third heat Alvah T. Myers, insn
American A. C, first; B. H. Jacobs,
England, second. Time. 10 7-10 sec
Ralph Craig Ins.
Fourth heat Ralph C. Craig.. Detroit,
first; R. Rau, Germany, second. Time,
10 7-10 seconds.
Fifth heat D. . uppincott, uni
versity of Pennsylvania, first; W.. R.
ADPlegarth, England, second. Time,
10- 7-10.
Sixth heat G. V. Beiote, cnicago,
first; W. A. Stewart, Australia, sec
ond. . Time, 11 1-10.
In the Javelin-throwing, E. Lemming,
Sweden, was first with 60 meters and
64 centimeters; J. J. Saaristo, inland,
nnA Rk meters.
imvina Kovlacif Hungary, third.
.a.Ao Kn tnt! meters.
rn.. nMiiminarv hfLtR In the 100-
meter swimming competition were be
run tonight. "Duke" Kahanomoku,
Hawaii, won his heat In the world s
I. McGofray, Illinois Athletic Cluo,
won his heat in 1 minute 4-6 seconds;
icholas F. Nerich, New York Athletic
Club, and Kenneth Husgap, Chicago
Ahiti. AanHftHnn also Qualified for
the next round as did British. German,
Italian, French, Swedish and Austral
ian swimmers.
. . G. Hodgson, of Canada, easily won
his heat of the 1500-meter swimming
event, free style, in 22 minutes and 23
seconds. He beat - Longworth. second
man, by about 80 yards. British, Aus
tralian, Swedish and Hungarian swim
mers also qualified for the next round.
G. W. Geldzik, Chicago Athletic As
sociation, qualified for the final In the
high diving event.
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