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THE SUNDAY OREGOXIAX, PORTLAND, JANUARY 27, 1918.
JUNIORS ARE BUSY
Children Enthusiastic in Red
13 SCHOOLS NOW BELONG
Money Collected Will lie Cscd to I
Buy Supplies 'Which Children
Will Vse In Making Articles for -I
Soldier and I ted Cross.
Thirteen rortland sm oors Dirt al-1
ready formed complete school auxil
iaries of the Junior R.d Crocs, and I
To The Portland
most of th.ro are snrollsd 100 per cent. I (jf.ZT'Kvl " J
in mis wniriwind manner nas ins f J -J n 13 1
campaign, which was Inaugurated In 3 tl "iJii
the Nation by President Wilson, taken IT 'YitJ$j ---i.
hold In Portland. But one, week has f??5'V"OBt. "
tapsed sines ths camoalgn plans were r' lijfr
announced by Mrs. J. C. Elliott Kin. . j ftt ft; Tri ;-jttt .;
chairman of the school committee, ap- iljl tw. lUfll U J J
pointed by the executive committee of - " -: T. 7 V 'Ji-1
untjr snd work I I a I
11 be explained I
the Portland chant. r.
The campaign will lmmdlaely be
ext.nded to Yamhill. Clackamas. Co
lumbia. Washington and Tillamook
counties, and to this end Mrs. ".lng
has called a conference of branch r.p-
r...ntatlv. In room E of ths Tort
land Central library for S o'clock next
resssaltteve to Be TVaaaeel.
At this conference conir
! appointed In each eour
Inaugurated. Dtails will
to representatives, and th.y will be ad-
vlrd how to prosecute the campaign.
"h. Junior Red Cross has fired the
Imaginations of the children In a most
wonderful matin. r," said Mrs. King.
"The minute a school enrolls It desires
to begin work Immediately. Member-
hip in the Junior Red Cross Is by
schools, snd costs SS rents for each
member In the school. No part of this
sTo.s to the H.d Cross. Ten per cent Is
Bent In overhead- while t h rrmilnlnv
ANTI-JITNEY LAW VIOLATED
m iiowhiuii SUU may espenuvu
for supplies which the children may
make lit their domestlo art classes and
which will bo used either for the sol
diers or In the work of the Red Cross
YOUR family will more than welcome
a diversion like this. Sunday dinner
planned by Portland chefs and served in
the cheerful surroundings of the Port
land is a relaxation. It's a tonic for the
The Portland's dinner dances are more
popular than ever. They offer two hours'
keen enjoyment. Mr. and Mrs. George
E. Love in attendance each week-day
evening. They dance many of .the new
With Music $1
Dancing and Music With Dinner
Week Days 6:15 to 8:15 $1
The Portland Hotel
A generation of hotel leadership."
RICHARD W. CHILDS, Manager.
ELBERT S. ROBE, Ass't Manager.
Judge Tucker Affirms Verdict
in Albert Stevens' Case.
Masiy Sekawla Kareltoe.
The schools which are already en
rolled as Junior Red Cross auxiliaries
re: Buckman. Couch. School for the
leaf. Llewellyn. Joslah trailing. St.
Stephen's Parochial. Hawthorne. Cres
ton. (Stephens. Fern wood. Sell wood,
Woodstock and Mount Tabor.
The following committees from the
Association of Collegiate Alumnae,
which has gone heart and soul into the
Red Cross campaign, have been ap
pointed by Mrs. King, and every mem
ber of each committee has pledged her
Speakers' committee: Mrs. H. A.
Eby. chairman: Mrs. E. H. McColUster.
Mrs. H. B. Torrcy. Miss Frances GUI.
Mrs. Clarence Curry.
Office committee: Mrs. W. W. Mc
Credle. secretary of the Junior Red
Cross committee, chairman; Mrs. H. L.
Geary. Miss Alice Collier. Miss Mar
Supply committee: Miss Grace Gil
lette, chairman: Mrs. James B. Kerr.
Mrs. G. 1. Rauch. Mrs. Otto Wedemeyer.
MORE TEACHERS NEEDED
STATE FORMAL SCHOOL, t SABLE TO
Caaspalara for "tesleate Be Laancaew
La Effort to Meet Reejalreaaeata
la Oreawa w.
OREGON NORMAL, SOHOOU Sion
mouth, Jan. I. tSpectal.) The Ore
gon Normal School's state-wide rim-J-alttn
to secure student for the Fall
term of lli. to help supply the ever
growing demands for teachers during
the wartime, has been launched. An
appeal has been directed to every m.m
ber of the alumni association, which
numbers In the hundreds, to point out
to high school students why they
should take up work in the teaching
profession as a patriotic duty.
The alumni some time ago was or
gan tz. d into county groups In Oregon
and It la expect. d a complete canvass
will be made of prospective students
within the next two months.
Pre.ldent Ark.rman stated this week
thst the calls coming to his oflire made
It Imperative that the Oregon Normal
make an energetic attempt to Increase
its output of graduates at the earliest
possible date. Knll.tments have drawn
heavily upon country schools of the
state, as Indicated by letters from
rhool board. Promotion have oc
curred. In some cases, too. countri
teachers have cone to take up
tn the city. These problems. Presi
dent Ark.rman said, mean that unless
there are more teachers many districts
Circuit Judge Tucker Declares More
Legislation is Needed In Order
That . "Pro Bono Publico"
Club May Operate.
That the organisation and operation
of the so-called "Pro Bono Publico"
Club for a short time last Fall was
nothing but a subterfuge employed by
local Jltneurs In an effort to evade
the antl-JItney ordinance passed by the
people wss the substance of a decision
handed down yesterday by Circuit
Judge Tucker in affirming the convic
tion In Municipal Court of Albert Ste
vens, a Jitney driver "employed" by the
P. B. P. Club.
After a thorough review of all the
evidence produced at the hearing. In
which the operation of the club and
Its apparent efforts of evasion of city
ordinances were brontht to light. Judge
Tucker held thst Stevens was guilty
ss charged and the SIS fine Imposed by
Municipal Judge Rossman was con
firmed. Clab Held aBbterfBge.
"Although the club had not been In
operation very long, nevertheless the
evidence shows that the club was really
a waiting-room and that no effort was
made to exclude other than members,"
reads the decision. "The certificates of
membership, to which were attached
the coupons for transportation.' were
sold Indiscriminately, although it was
claimed that the club was reserved
the right to pass upon the moral quali
fications of any applicants. .
"However, the testimony showed that
these tickets were placed for sale at
various points and very llttlej super
vision wss hsd In regard to the pur
chasers. In fact, they were open to be
bought by men. women and children and
the public generally.
"A careful analysis of the evidence
submitted cannot but disclose the fact
thab the stockholders of the P. B. P.
Club were endeavoring to carry on the
transports tlon of passengers over and
upon the streets of the city of Portland
without conflicting with the provisions
of the ordinance.
Laifrr Cesjrt Affirmed.
"The conduct, purpose and Intent of
the club In this behalf are all ques
tions of fact. and. aa stated, the evl
dence clearly shows that the corpo
ration and the defendant, aa a member
of the corporation, either as an em
ploye or a stockholder. Is doing Indl
recti y that which ha or It could not do
"The ultimate analysis of the entire
transaction shows that back of the
corporation, which Is a clearing-house
for the defendant and others operating
machines upon the streets and collect
ing fare by the certificate coupons,
there is an Intent to transport passen
gers for hire, which fact, when estab
lished, comes In direct conflict with the
provisions of the ordinance for a vio
lation of which the defendant was ar
rested. "In order that the club my operate,
additional municipal legislation will be
necessary, and with this view of the
rase. It Is the judgment of this court
that the defendant Is guilty as
The city's case was handled before
Judge Tucker by Deputy City Attorney
Chair Warming No Occupa
tion, Says Judge.
Youths Charged With Vagrancy
Told Seek Other Jaba.
CLACKAMAS MAN IS DEAD
Harry C. Robertson Had Lived at
Jennjogs Lodge Seven Years.
OREOOM CITT. Or. Jan. JC. (Spe
cial.) Harry C. Robertson, of Jen
nings Lodre. died at his home Thurs
day afternoon after an lllnesa of sev
Mr. Robertson was a native of Scot
land, and came to America with his
parents. Mr. and Mrs. Robertson, when
a child. About 1 years ago' be located
in Oregon City, and for some time was
clerk of the Klectric Hotel. He later
moved to Jenninas Lodge, where he has
resided for the past seven years.
Mr. Robertson Is survived by his
widow and daughter. Mary, of Jennings
With New Energy
Weak. Worn Out. Gassy. Sour Stom
ach Revived and Made to Enjoy
Food With Stuart's Dys
Most of as est three times a day
and often forget that each meal should
be disposed of In the stomach to make
room for the next. The failure or the
stomach to do this Is called Indiges
tion or dyspepsia, with Us sour risings,
gas. rumblings, pain, depression and
the feeling of stuffiness when breath
Inr Is difficult.
The most effective remedy and the
most reliable one. because yon can get
It at any drug store In the United
States or Canada, is Vtuart's Dyspepsia
Tablets, at t rents a box. Instead of
depriving yourself of food or going
en a starvation diet simply keep on as
you have and let these tablets straight
en ont your stomach, dlg-st (he food
and keep jou la the Hsjht. Adv.
FORMER HKMDKT OK ORG.
t.U 1TV MHO DIKO AT
HKR HOWK IV POR'T
. f .
Mrs. fcJiea Jaggar.
Funeral services for Mrs. Ellen
Jsggar. who died Wednesdsy at
her home on Kast Couch street,
were held Friday from the J. P.
Flnley & Son underaklng parlors.
Intermenfwas in the. Rose City
Cemetery CW .fi", Oft
Mrs. Jiifir wss borh'st Mount
Pleasant. Ln.ar Oregon City, on
September 22. 1S5. Her father
and mother, the lata Joslah and
Mary V. Howell, moved to Cane
man In lato. In March. 1879. she
waa married to Louise Jsggar.
They lived In Oregon City for.
five years, when they moved to
Portland. Mr. Jaggar died In 1910.
She is survived by her mother,
three brothers, William H . Joseph
and tjeorge K. Howell. Two sis
ters also survive her, Mrs. Min
nie McGregor and Mrs. Myrtle
The children survlvl
Jsggar are: Benjamin
U.I C. Henry. Mrs. Myrtle Fones
and Mrs. Bessie Maxon.
Ing Mrs. t
K, Sam- I
PRESIDENTS of the United States,
so far. have not sprung from that
class of our population known In, po
lice circles as chair-warmers, accord
ing to Judge Rossman's statement to
Carl Whiting and Richard Cross.
youths, before him yesterday mornenff
Neither Is the art of chair-warming
recognized as a necessary occupation
during war times, at least, the court
pointed out to the boys, both of whom
were arrested In Rrickson'a resort by
policemen, who told the Judge that the
boys appeared to be ambitious only to
assist in keeping the space filled there
and in helping to keep the chairs warm.
Judge Rossman's statements relative
to our Presidents seemed not to awaken
much of an ambition within their
breasts to try for that honorable posi
tion. As a matter of fact. Whiting Is
not eligible, anyway, having been born
In a foreign country Sweden. With
him out of the running. Cross was the
only one left and he seemed indiffer
ent. "I guess you prefer to hang around
a cheap place and to associate with
cheap fellows, rather than to make
something of yourself." commented the
Judge in the case of Cro.
This thrust did not appear to bother
Cross In the least. The Judge sent him
bark to the Jail until tomorrow.
Whiting, who never can be Presi
dent, was told he must remain aloof
from his favorite resort in the North
End district and must separate himself
from idle glasses, supposedly meaning
those without funds.
"Otherwise." concluded the Judge, "I
shall lodge you in Jail and provide you
with employment in furnishing crushed
rock for the Skyline- boulevard. Kindly
remember these things."
MAN, 84, READS UNAIDED
Silas JIaley, of Xeu-port, Lays Aside
Glasses Despite Tears. '
TOLEDO. Or.. Jan. 26. (Special.)
Mlas Mater, a resident of Newport.
Or- was in Toledo last week. Mr. Maley
Is 14 years of age and his wife Is one
year younger. Both are in good health
Mr. Maley, who has been a reader of
he Oregonlan for 40 years, recently
laid aside his eyeglasses and reads Just
asyweii without them. During the pe
riod before the transcontinental rail
road, wnen the stagecoach and pony
express were tn vogue. Mr. Maley un
dertook to take a wagon train with
Government supplies to Salt Lake City
ana wnen near rort Hrldger he was
attacked by the notorious Bill Hick
man, of Danlta fame. Recognizing Hick
man, Mr. MaJey rode out to ask him to
desist. Hickman replied that he In
tended to burn the wagons and their
contents snd advised Maley to ride
away In the opposite direction, which
advice waa followed. He glanced back
and saw the burning train.
The Home of Good
Henry"Jenning & Son
SPECIAL Regular $28 Ostermoor
Mattresses, filled with felted cotton;
50-lb. Only a limited number to .be
Bold. Very special in this
Axmiristef ; Rugs
Here are twelve handsome patterns
which we cannot replace on account
of the factory output being curtailed
i by reason of the war! We propose
to close them out at once, therefore
I we offer this week these fine
" $45 Axminster Rugs
I - - -for $34.50 '
r.They are Smith's best quality Axminsters, t
I' both seamed and seamless; also some pat-
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i 12 in size. It will pay you to select rugs
right'npw while you can buy regular $45
I rugs for-pnly $34.50. . .
CARPETS-JOtir January sale has left us
.: many, broken lines of Carpets. We offer this
very attractive reductions on Sax--onys,
'Axnunsters and Velvets in
quantities sufficient " of each pat- .
tern ta carpet one to two rooms. '.
Many of them have borders. '
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i -Kitchen Range Headquarters
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StrTmenf ISK- Ther be no m.to-.buy than now- fr -
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ble-dlSC Records (12 selections new Range at a satisfactory price, but we will take in exchange
for ' t f ' VA . 'your old stove or ranee and allow you a fair price for it.
Jenning's Special Range $45 '
This Bplendid Range" is made of . heavy gauge Wellsvilte1, steel.
'.It i a six-hole Range-with- 16-inch oven. It has sanitary base,
polished, top,' warming closet, 'and it is heavily flJIK f(
nickel .trimmed. 'Special at., i ....... . tOitsUl
. ;: '. . ' ' - ' : - . ; . ; . .
Garland Steel Range ;
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A fine, guaranteed Range, made of heavy gauge Wellsville
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$7.50 Down $5 Monthly
You can have, the instrument in
walnut, mahogany or. quartered oak
in the various finishes. Delivered to
your home free of charge as soon as
you have made the initial payment.
.$18.50 TO $385
New patterns in 3 to 10-yd. lengths,
25c Cretonnes, special, yard... 17
35c Cretonnes, special, yard.' . .20
45c Cretonnes, special, yard... 31 '
SPECIAL Regular 50c and 55c Otto
man Poplin Cretonnes,' suitable QPT a
fos bedroom. Special, yard. "."V
Silk Lamp Shades
We are pleased to announce that
the new lamp shades, for which
many of our customers have been'
waiting, are now here and on. dis
play. Priced from $15 to $38.
ished top, duplex "grate and extension firebox.
Garland Malleable Range '
high. 'quality Range with cabinet base, 18-inch oven, warm-
We have cut the price squarely in
two on every metal table lamp in the
store. See the window display.
$ 9.50 Lamps for $ 4.75 '
$19.00 Lamps for $ 9.50
$22.00 Lamps for .......$11.00
$27.00 Lamps for,....'.. $13.50,
$30.00 Lamps for. . . , . . .'. .$15.00
$36.00 Lamps ...,.....$18.00
$38.-00 Lampsfor...:.T..... $10.00 ,
ing closet," polished top, thermometer. . This Range has all of
the latest improvements, and it is heavily nick- flJOl flfl
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Arcadian Malleable Range
"Built like a locomotive.'' - Sanitary base, 16-inch oven, warm
ing closet, genuine:, porcelain door panels and CQPC Af
splasher, polished topv Heavily nickeled. Special tDatlslV
Range at $99
The most convenient and economical
Range made. Coal or wood and gas
may be used separately or at the
same time. Two ranges CQQ flft
at the price of one. iDWmXJKf
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PYTHIANS PAY MORTGAGE
Knlgbts at Vancouver Plan to Cele
VANCOUVER. Wash.. Jan. !. (Sps-
clal. A mortgage representing a loan
of .15000 to ths. local lodge of Knights
of Pythias has been paid and a com
mltte haa been appointed by the lodge
o make suitable arrangements for
celebrating the event Monday evening,
January 28. The committee Includes
Harry K. Porter. Kred Bowman, C E.
McCall and Lieutenant Clement F.
Walte. Included In ths celebration will
be a "Hoover" banquet, and the ladies
of the members will be invited to be
The a00o losn was made five years
ago. wnen property on Main street waa
bought by ,the lodge on which to erect
The Oregon State Naturopathic Col
lege of Drugless Physici&ns (Inc.) will
give their opening exercises in the Y.
M. C A. auditorium, main floor, to
morrow evening at 8 o'clock. Address
of welcome, by Mayor Baker; "New
Ideas and the Law," by Judge Catena;
piano selections, by M. A. Goodnough,
William Kills; vocal solos. Mr. God
frey: duet, by Mrs. Grover and Profes
sor Clifford; responses, by Dr. Wilson
and Dr. MacMlrkle; addresses, by Dr.
Blackler and Dr. Lucas. The public Is
Invited and the admission Is free.
rhone your want ads to The Orego-
nUn, Uain 7070, A 6U95.
STUDENTS LAUD DR. KERR
MA RIO -V COVSiTY O. A. C. MEMBERS
' DEPLORE REC ENT ACCISATIO.V S.
President's - Work In Development of
CorvalUa Institution Is Declared
to Be Noteworthy.
OREGO.V AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE.
Corvallis. Jan. 25. (Special.) Students
of Marlon County attending Oregon Ag
ricultural College have drawn up reso
lutions .expressing their loyalty to Dr.
Kerr. The resolutions adopted were
drawn up by a committee including
Doris Sawyer. Rena Shott. P. English
and M. A. Kooreman and are. aa follows:
Whereas, We. the representatives of Mar
lon County, In st tendance at Oregon Agri
cultural College, feel that we are in a po
sition to know and appreciate that the won
derful development and work of our college
has been brought about by the wise and
faithful guidance of our president, Wllllaru
J. Kerr; and.
Whereas. We believe because of our per
sonal knowledge that it la our duty to the
people of our county, as well as to our stats.
to inform that the slanders heaped upon our R. K. Ohllng and Mrs. George Taylor;
president ' and Oregon Agricultural College, representative of Eastern Star on Ma-
are withouttoundatton:. be It . . . :
Rtnivi That wa state that" we firmly
believe in the character and honesty of Dr.
Kerr and express our confidence and faith
In his untiring efforts toward the practical
and moral development or tne stuaeiiia mm
come under his Influence; and be it -further
Resolved. That we emphatically disagree
with the statements made by various pub
lications and organizations in regard to Pres
ident Kerr's character, and that we urge the
people of Marlon County and the state of
Oregon to. take advantage of the opportuni
ties offered their sons and daughters at ac
quiring a higher education under the guid
ance of the man of sterling character who
has inspired all with whom he has .come in
contact to a higher Christian dieall '
sonic Building Association, F. M. Red-field.
' Albany Lodge Elects. ' '-T' r
ALBANY, Or.. Jaji." 26. (Special.)
Mra. Mary E. Bilyeu ,was .elected
worthy matron of trie local chapter of
the Order of the Eastern Star in -the
annual election of officers last "even
ing. Other of fleers to serve for the
ensuing year were . named gas. follows;
worthy patron, B. Tn. Pugh;- associate
matron, Mrs. G. T. Hockensmith; secre
tary, Mrs. Lida B. Van Winkle? treas
urer, Mrs. John R. PSnland; 'conduct
ress, Mrs. Alton B. Coates; associate
conductress, Mrs. L. G. Lewelling
trustees, Mrs. j. K. weatherford, M
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easily and naturally, restoring normal reg
ularity. First prescribed byDr. Caldwell
more than twenty-five years ago, it is today
the indispensable family remedy in count
less homes throughout the United States.
Sold in Drug Stores -50 as, and$l. 00
tA trial bottle can be obtained, free of charge, by writing to
'Dr. W. B. Caldwell, 457 Washington St., Monticello, Illinois
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