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THE MORNING ASTOMAN, ASTOKIA, OREGON.
Republicans, be sure your tickets are marked X 9 indicated.
This is a Republican year. Vote your ticket straight.
Official Ballot for Astoria Precinct No. 1, Clatsop
.County, June 4, 1906.
Mark X Between the Number and Name of Each Candidate or Ans"Fvbt ' For
Vote for One
FOR STATE PRINTER.
VoU for Om
WEDNESDAY, MAY 3o, t.ofl.
(Continued from yeiterday)
JImtk wim n cloiid upon bin face.
"Of I hit 'mliilHtfi-lutf uutl' kind, I aup-
)ow," ha uhbi'Io(I,
"Your Juilsnient It warped," he went
u. "Ii you expect to con vine by
uh syllogleina as: It It rlrtooui to
make preaenu of pruiui; be make
ant preecuU of prunea; therefore he la
She looked it him with wounded
yea, "That la not kind of you," ah
"Bui, my dvar lijr. 1 am not kind.
That la what 1 am arguing for."
Her llpa cloned firmly. Hbe did not
"la the aaaertlou admitted r be In
quired. Her mouth quivered. He taw It, tad
hla mood melted.
"Do you mean to aay," he aakad, ad-
Jumiiik' the ruif about her ahouldere
mid n-Kartlliig ber with an Intent gate,
"that It iiiitki-a any difference to yeuT
'I1it fragment of a sub broke from
her. "Of i-ourne It niukns a dlffereow."
eh atmtvrnsl, "to- to Im treated eo."
Ill hnnd cloaed llrinly over the rug
and reeled nunluat her ahouldor.
"Why diH-a It make a dlnVrenrer be
(the atiitiwiuTiHl confusodly. "Ba
ca uw'-becauite It d," she replied.
Hl face una very grave. The band
upon ber hIiuiiIiUt trcmbUtl. "I hope
It Unh not innkv a difference," be aald.
"Look! There In n nail."
Tbcy roue n ud went to the railing,
following wltlt uiiNiH-lng eye a white
aall (but nl.lrte.1 the horizon. At the
veaitel'i) alfle oriHimH were leaping
00 tlie wavee. Klie leaned over, her
eyea brightening, her looaened hair
blowing about her face In aoft brown
atrauda. There waa a pink Dunn In
her ebwka. "I ahnuld like to be a por
potae," abe mild, "and to akltn that blue
water In the annahln. How happy
"And you are not'"
The Anno died from her rheeka. "IT
Oh, no," ahe uuswi-nil.
lie leaned nearer. Ilia hand bruehed
brr im It lay tipun the railing.
"Hid love make you happy?" he aak
Blie rained her lunhea, and their eyea
met. "I-ove?" ahe repeated vaguely.
"Tlmt hiiNlinnd of youra." he ex
plained n lino t hnndily, "did you love
Her giire vent Imck to the water. A
wlMtftil tremor NluMik her llpa. "Ho
wiih very kimm to me," alio replied.
"And I aupiMiMc you loved lilm be
cauae he wiik kmI. Well, the reason
Khe lookeil nt lilm hteadlly. "Hocauee
lie was good to me," nlie corrected.
Then nlie hesitated. "Hut I did not
love him In the way you mean," alio
added. "I know now that I did not."
"Kh?" ho ejaculated half nlmeutly
and then, "How do you know It?"
Kbo turned from him, Uoklng after
the vaulMhlug anil. Jtmt visible In tho
ramoto violet of the distance. "There
re many wajra"
Hla eyea rested upon the aoft out
line of her ear, half hidden In her
Mown hit Ir. "Wlntt are they?"
Khe turned hir fiwn villi furlln.r fmm
Mm. "It made mi difference to me,"
"ald, "whether lie cuuie or went.
:: v. curled me to U with blin, and I
;ih very ncMhIi. When he klaaed ine
(i left me cold."
Hii gaze MtuiiK her almrply. "And If
you loved Home one," he mild, "It would
make a great difference to you whether
be camp or went? It would gladden
you to tie with lilm. and when he
klaaed you It would not leave, you
"I I think bo," ahe answered.
He bent toward her awiftly, then
checked hlmaclf, with u aneerlng laugh.
"I'll give you u piece of valuable ad
Tlce," he aald. "Won't allow yourself
to grow Mentlmeiital. It la awful rot."
And he threw himself Into hla chitlr.
He drew n notebook from hla pocket,
nd when ahe wilted herself he did not
look up. There was n gray cast about
bin face, and hla lips were compressed.
Bhe noticed that he was older than ahe
at flint mippoHcd and that the hand
with which ho held the pencil twitched
nervously; then ahe lay watching him
Idly from beneath lowered llda.
An hour later be looked up, and their
glnncea met. With sudden determina
tion he closed the book and replaced It
In hla pocket. "You look pale," he re
"Do I?" ahe questioned Inanlmatedly.
"I do not aee any reaaon why I should
'Terhnpa, no long aa It la not unbe
coming to you."
"Why will you any euch things?" abe
demanded angrily. "I detest them."
"Indeed? Yen, pallor la not unbe
coming to you. It gives you an Inter
Khe rubbed the cheek next him with
the edge of Iter rug until It glowed
acarlet. "There!" alio exclaimed iti re
entment, "That glvea you a radiant look," he
Her eyea fliiahed, "You will itinkt
we. hale you," alio retorted.
He amlled allgtitly, hla eyea half tad.
"I am trying to," he reaponded.
Hbe a tamped ber foot with lmpa
dene. "Then you won't succeed. I
will not bat yon. Do you heart I
"la It a queatlon of wllir
"In thle eaae, yea."
"Do you bate aa you rhooaa-and
loref' he aaked.
"I don't know," ahe replied. "I hard
ly think I could hat you If I would,
i deaplte your-your hatefulneaa."
"Not though It were a part ef wle
"Wledom haa nothing to do wlth"
"Wllh what?" he questioned.
"Nor with loveT
"Nor with love."
He shook himself free from an I mag.
Inary weight, paaslng hla hand across
bla contracted brow. "Then so much
the worse for hate," be reonded,
"end for love."
As she did not anawcr he spoke fienv
ly. "When you love, love u virtuous,
atralghtnway plodder," be said. "Ive
a man lieemiso he Is decent -Iteca use
be Is decent and plain and nil the
things that the romancer luugti at.
Love a fool. If you will, hut let lilm be
a fool who goes to his oltlce at and
leaves It at (I; who craves no more
exciting atmosphere than the domestic
one of bouse girl worries : ml teething
babies. If you ever find yourself lov
Ink' a man like me, you bad letter
make for the nearest lump pout aud
"Husli:" ahe cried, ber cheeks nam
ing. "How- bow dare you?" Her
voice broke sharply, and ahe fell to
nobbing behind her raised hands.
"My liod!" ho aald eoftly. b felt
bla breath upon her forehead, and a
tremor pussed over her, Then bla
bauds fastened upon bera and drew
them from ber eyea. He waa pantlug
like a man who baa ruu a race.
Khe woa looking atrnlght before ber.
A small homing bird alighted for a
awlft lustitnt on the railing near them,
scanning ausplcloualy the deserted cor
ner, and ahe knew that that bird would
Im hlaxoiied on her memory forever
after. Then she felt the man's Hps
close uhiii her own.
"You shall love me," he said, "and
rlkdit x damued!" !
Rhe atepHd out upon the deck, her
eyea shining. He met her moodily.
"Shall we walk up Into the bow?" be
Hbo nodded. "This la our last even
ing." she said. "We will make It
; long." i
j "However long we make It, there la j
, always tomorrow." j
i Her face clouded. "Yes, there la to-
! morrow," she admitted. ;
Khe fell Into step with him, and they
walked the length of the deck. Once j
, ahe lost her balance, and he laid hla i
! hand upon her arm. When she recov- f
! ered herself he did not remove It. I
"WV will go far up." she aald. "We i
1 will look atralght out to sea and for
' get what la behind us." '
i .. ..... . ,, I... , !
i au wir iuik'i it,- no iinteu kiuuoi-
She anilled Into bla face. "I will
j make you," she nnawered. 'Tut your
I handa upon the ralllng-ao and watch
the boat aa It cuts the wavea. Ia It
I not like a bird? And aee, the atara are
A aalt apray daabed Into their facee
aa tliey leaned far over. A wet wind
blew past them, and ahe put up ber
hand to hold her hat. Hor aklrta were
wrapped closely about ber, and ber
figure seemed to grow taller In the
gray fog that roae from the aea. The
ethereal quality In her appearance waa
He drew away from ber. "You are
too delicate for my rough hands," be
"Am I?" aho toughed aoftly; then a
rtelng pnaalon swolled In her voice. '1
i io choose to bo broken by you to
U'iiu' caressed by liny other man"
Ills luce whitened. "Don't say that,"
he protested hoarsely.
"Why not, since It Is true?"
"It Is not true."
A half moon waa mounting luto the
heavens, and It lit the sea with a path
of allver. The pearl colored mist float
ed ahead of the steamer, fluttering like
the tllmy garments of a water sprite.
A down stars bung overhead.
"But It la true," she answered. Her
words rang clearly, with a triumphant
note. For a time ho did not apeak. In
the light of the half moou Hhe saw the
deepening furrows upon bla fuce. Hla
hands were clinched.
"There Is time yet," ho said at last,
"to withdraw a false play. Take your
She trembled, aud ber lips parted. "I
cannot," ahe replied, "and I would
He stretched out his anna aa If to
Aniw her toward him. and she faltered
before the passion lu bla glance. Theu
be fell back. "What u mesa you are
making of your life!" be aald.
But hla warming eyea bad reassured
bar, "The nieas la already made," aha
(Continued on page 0)
12 I, H. AlfOS, of Multnomah County Prohibition
HI C. W. BAHZEE, of Waaoo County.,., Socialiat
U GtmOti E. CHAMBERLAIN, of Multnomah Co.. .Democrat
IS X 3Am WITHYOOMBft of Benton County Republican
FOR SECRETARY OF STATE. VoU for One
10 X FRANK W". BKNSON, of Douglai County Republican
17 R. C. BROWN, of Douglas County Socialiat
IS T, S. McDAKIKL, of Multnomah County Prohibition
! P. EL SROAT, of Marion Couaty.. Democrat
FOR STATE TREASURER. Vot for One
20 I.KSLIE BtTLNR. of Waaco County Prohibition
21 C. R. COOK, of Multnomah Couaty Socialiat
22 J. D. MATLOCK, of Lane County Democratic
23 X 6B0R0K A. STKEL, of Clackamas County. . . .Republican
FOR SUPREME JUDGE. Vote for One
24 C. J. BRIGHT, of Sherman County Prohibition
2! X KMEKT KAKIV, of Union County Republican
20 T. G. IIAII.KY, of Umatilla County Democratic
27 MARCUS W, ROBBIN'S. of Josephine County Socialist
FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL. Vote for One
2 C. C. BRIX, of Crook County Socialist
2 X A- CRAWFORD, of Douglas County Republican
30 ROBERT A. MILLER, of Multnomah County. . . .Democratic
31 F. B. RUTHERFORD, of Multnomah County... .Prohibition
FOR SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION. Vote for One
3? X J- ACKER MAN, of Multnomah County Republican
33 J. E. HOMSER, of Multnomah County Socialist
34 HENRY SHKAK. of Benton County .Prohibition
35 J. C. COOPER, of Yamhill County Soeklbt
W X WILMS S. DUNTWAY, of Multnomah Couaty. .RepuWieaa
ALVIN S. HAWK, pf Multnomah County Prohibition
J. SCOTT TAYLOR, of Klamath Cbuatj ..DwnowaUa
FOR COMMISSIONER OF LABOR STATISTICS AND INSPECTOR
OP FACTOR IE3 AND WORKSHOPS. Vote for Oat
39 X - p- norF' ot Multnomah County Republican
W. S. RICHARDS, of Da Couaty SoekKat
Second Congressional District
FOR REPRESENTATIVE TO CONGRESS.
Vote for Oaa
4? X W- R- ELLIS, of Umatilla County Republican
42 JAMES HARVEY GRAHAM, of Raker County. . .Demoeratie
A. M. PAUL, of Uaioi County Socialiat
H. W. STONE, of Multaomah County Prohibition
FOR UNITED STATES SENATOR (to fill vacancy). VoU for Oaa
HIRAM GOULD, of Yamhill County Prohibitioa
4i X FRED W. MULKEY, of Multnomah County.... Republican
47 J. D. STEVENS, of Multnomah County Socialist
FOR UNITED STATES SENATOR. Vote for Oaa
Term Beginning March 4, 1907.
4R X JONATHAN BOURNE, JR.. of Multnomah Co. ..Republican
40 JOHN M. GEARIN, of Multnomah County Demooratit
50 B. LEE PAGET, of Multnomah County Prohibition
51 A. G. SIMOLA, of Multnomah County Socialist
FOR STATE SENATOR. VoU for One FOR COUNTY CLERK. Vote for On
62 H L. HENDERSON, of Clatsop County. .Democratic-Citizens 63 X J- C- CLINTON, of Clatsop County. Republican
83 X w- T. SCHOLFIELD, of Clatsop County Republican FOR COUNTY TREASURER. VoU for One
FOR REPRESENTATIVE. Vote for Two 6? X . A. SHERMAN, of Clatsop County Republican
54 X ASMfS BRIX, of Clatsop County Republican 04 R. R. WALLACE, of Clatsop County Citizena
fir. X ,ftN' C. MeCL'F, of ClaUop County Republican F0R SURVEYOR. Vote for One
66 GEO. W. MORTON, of Clatsop County Citizens w X K c- F- ASTBURY. of Clatsop County Republican
FOR COUNTY JUDGE. Vote for One FOR CORONER. VoU for On.
67 X J- A. KAKIN. of Clatnop County Republican 60 X CHARLES E. LINTON, of Clatsop County Republican
6 0. 1. PETERSON, of Clatsop County Citizens 67 W. C. A. POHL. of Clatsop County Citizena
60 C. J. TRENCHARD, of Clatsop County Democratic FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER. VoU for One
FOR SHERIFF. Vote for One 08 J. F. BARTOLDUS, of Clatsop County Citizena
CO J. V. BURNS, of Clatsop County Citizens 69 B. F. COFFEY, of Clatsop County Democratic
MgKrcTB- POMEROY, of Clatsop County. .. .Republican 70 X C. C MASTEN, of Clatsop County Republican
FOR JUSTICE OF THE PEACE. Vote for One FOR CONSTABLE. " Vot. for One
71 X r- J- GOODMAN, of Clatsop County Ropubliean 73 X JOHN SAYER, of Clatsop County. "..Rep-Dem.-Citizen
72 C. C. UTZINGER, of Clatsop County Democratic-Citizen "
PROPOSED BY REFERENDUn PETITION For Constitutional Amendment to Allow the State Printing, Bind-
,(s. . . A 7. . . . , "g nl Printer's Compensation to be Regulated by Law at any
Shall Act Appropriating Money Maintaining Insane Asylum. Peni- Time. VoU Y r v
tentinry, Deaf Mute. Blind School, University, Agricultural Col-
lege and Normal Schools be approved I" Vote Ye8 or No 3I2- Yea.
300 Yes. 313. jfo.
301 No. For Constitutional Amendment fop the Initiative and Referendum oa
Local, Special and Municipal Law and ParU of Laws.
PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION vStwk,
For Equal Suffrage Constitutional Amendment. Vote Yea or No 314 Yes-
302" Yes. ' 1
55 no. 315 No-
For Amendment to the Local Option Law, Giving Anti-Prohibition- "t.? f & LW Prohibitin Masses and Discrimination by
lata and Prohibitionist Equal Privileges. Vote Yes or No Eailroad Companies and Other Public Service Corporations.
' VoU Yea or No
316 Yes- '
305 No. - .
mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm 317 No.
For Law to Abolish Tolls on the Mount Hood and Barlow Road and
Providing for Its Ownership by the SUte. Vote Yes or No " Requiring Sleeping Car Companies. Refrigerator Car
300 YesT Companies, and Oil Companies, to Pay an Annual Licensa Upon
307 No: Gros, Earnings. Vote Yea or No
For Constitutional Amendment Providing Method of Amending Con- 318
atitution and Applying the Referendum to all Laws Affecting 319 " "
Constitutional Conventions and Amendments. Vote Yes or No '
S For " A,ct Rq"ing Express Companies, Telegraph Companiaa,
309 No- ni Telephone Companies to Pay an Annual Licensa Upon Groat
For Constitutional Amendment Giving Cltiei and Towna Exclusive Ernig' oit Y or No
Power to Enact and Amend their Charteri. VoU Yea or No 320 Yea " " "
310 Tea. :
311 No. 321 No.