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THE OREGON DAILY JOURNAL,' PORTLAND. THURSDAY EVENING, SEPTEMBER , 19, 1007.
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o BROKEN NECK
; ) Completely Paralyzed Youth
With Dislocated Spine
j Despairs Not.
Prlfle (Vl Pr lf-'t Wirt.)
, Seattle. Wash., Ppt. 19. Lawrence
r : M. Lawrence, who dlHlocated his neck
' while diving at the Nntatorlum, Alkl
.?"'' . Point. May 2S. dlr.l at th Pacific lioa
Vi pital yeaterday. aftir one of the niot
't-markahln Hi ruaelra nKftirmt death
- which has been rocntdPtl in this city.
Paralyzed from the nook down and un
it, able to move any nail of hla body, thia
young man novi i doapalred of recovery.
, ' III plucky flKht wna the marvel of the
r attending physician and nuraea.
'i .The injury occurred when the young
"wan dived from a 22-foot plank Into
, four feet of water. He was taken to
. i, the hospital and two dnya later waa op
, era ted upon. .
ir Dr. J. A. Ohent. who performed the
- ;opertlon. aald last night that the sev
r enth vertabra waa broken. Thla In
Jury waa eet but the cord of the eplne
'had been severely pinched and appar
' '. ontly thore had been no regeneration,
i The body waa paralysed from the eeat
' of the Injury down, but above the In
Jury there waa no paralyala.
"I believe there la no case on record,
' aald Ir. Orient, "where a human being
' " ha auffered a broken neck of auch ae--.
rloua nature and lived as long after the
V accident aa did thla young man. .While
hla life waa from the first despaired of
'by the physicians he never gave up ana
! until the last was confident that he
would eventually recover."
NO MORE CATARRH.
Woodard. Clarkt Will Not Allow
It to Xxist in Portland.
"There will be no more catarrh In
Portland." say Woodard. Clarke A Co.,
"imloHM people fall to follow the law of
Woodard. Clarke A Co. make this I
statement be,iiuo of the great sucoesa
that has followed the line of Hyomel In ,
the trealment of catarrhal troublea. Bo1
po-Oilve In thla treatment In quick re-!
lief nn1 permanent cure that they sell
It under an absolute iruarantee to re
fund the money If It dote not do all i
that In claimed for It.
There la no other treatment or medi
cine for catnrrhal troublea that Is at all ,
like Ilvomcl. It follows nature's plan;
In curing rllaeaees of the throat and
limn hy bringing healing medication i
rlKht to the verv spot where the dla- !
nine germs exist. With this treatment,
health-giving olla and balsams are.
breathed through a neat pocket Inhaler'
that comes with every outlU. so that
every hrenth you take while using
llvomel la a breath of healing air. It ;
kills all catarrhal germs and prevents i
ihelr grow th, so that the cure Is thor-
ough and permanent.
Remember that Hyomel Is eold under
a guarantee to cost nothing unless It j
cures. ir you have any catarrhal
trouble, you should take advantage of
Woodard, Clarke A Co.'s liberal offer.
t - Another Excursion.
Another excuralon will be given by
the Southern Paclflo to the Oregon
Btste fair at Salem tomorrow (Friday)
).at the same rate as today. 11.40 for
' round trip. Same schedule also. Leave
- v Union depot at a. m. Fine program
- at t fee fair- ..
HELD VHIP HAND
Delegate to Irrigation Con-
grcss Says "Small Inter-
ests" Were Throttled.
IilS TO Kill
the rata ur
National Grocers' Associa
tion Will Put Up Strong
Fight for Repeal.
t (Special Dispateb to The Journal.)
i Boise, Ida., Sept II. Dominated by
i ; the government reclamation officials,
'academic and exclusive, are the words
t wllh which Alexander McPherson of
r-Twln Falls gums up the recent Na-
tlonal Irrigation congress held at 8ac
, ramento. Mr. McPherson represented
-' the Twin Falls Irrgiatlon tract at the
5 congress and he returns to Idaho but
"little aatisfled with the results of the
I icongress and the development of lr
X irlgallon as he found It in California.
"Th. congress was controlled by the
reclamation officials," asserts Mr. Mc-
. Pherson, "and any attempt to carry out
the widely advertised debate upon the
f policy of the reclamation service was
f promptly throttled. Representatives of
l private corporations Interested In Irrl
i j, gatlon were squelched whenever they
'inade a move. In my estimation the lr-
.rigation congress was a conclave of
j' government officials and employes. The
, papers read were Interesting, but of llt
f.tle practical value. It was plainly ln
'. dlcated that the government was not In
a position to do more than complete tho
, present projects. Not a single repre
sentative or Idaho was given a place
on the printed program, save Governor
' Gooding and he was absent. After a
protest Mr. Brady of Pocatello and my-
' , aeir were given iu minutes eacn. i
' found that California capitalists were
' very much dissatisfied with labor con
I dltlons there and looking elsewhere for
fields of Investment. I found that
many of the rivers and ditches in Call
; fornla were dry and water is not avail
v .able when most needed. We waste more
water yearly at Twin Falls than Is
available at present In the whole state
(Piclflc Coast Press Wire.)
6eattle, Sept. It. The National Gro
cers' association will put up a sleeag
fight to defeat the proposed parcel post
law, according to John A. Qreen, na
tional secretary of the grocers, who
spoke last night at the meeting of the
Washington State .Orocers' association.
Mr. Green stated that If the parcel post
law Is passed It will ruin the retail
business In the United States. He said
that one of the first effects would he
that the mall order business of ths
large eastern stores would considerably
decreaee the retail bualness In the
smaller towns. :
Mr. Green also urged the repeal of
the present bankruptcy law, unless It
can be amended In such a way as to
refuse exemption of any bills for the
necessities of life below 1500. I
In all probability the national conven- '
tlon of the grocers in 1H09 will be held
In Seattle, the delegates yesterday fa
vorlng such a plan.
BAKER WOMAN IS TRIED !
(Continued from Page One.)
: JAPS LANDED AT
; All EARLY HOUR
j Steerage Passengers of the
Steamer Indiana Avoid
' j Clash With Leaguers.
(Special Dlamtcb to Tb Journal.)
; Vancouver, B. C, Sept 19. The
- Steamer Indiana from Honolulu with 278
' Japanese for this port arrived at day
, light yesterday morning. She came at
that early hour In order to land her
; passengers before the people were
around, thus avoiding any trouble with
the Asiatic excjusionlsts. When the
steamer reached Victoria many of tho
Japaness, alarmed at reports of recent
' riots here, wanted to land, but tho
hipping company refused to allow them
Owyang King, Chinese vice consul at
San Francisco, Is in the city, having !
been directed by his government to j
make personal investigation Into the
recent local occurrences' In which Chi
nese merchants of the city had conRld- !
erable damage done to thlr property.
He Interviewed Mayor Bethune and ap- j
pears much disturbed in mind as to
possibility of a renewal of hostilities.
Mr. King will have all damage claims '
i properly made out during his stay In
the city and intends looking to the 1
Dominion government for reimburse-1
Hambleton was repairing the fence 1
which had been blown down by a storm. .
when Mrs. Hambleton passed down the
road. He called to her, saying that he
would like to speak to her. She went '
over where he was working and he
asked Iter why she had torn hla fence i
down, prefacing his question with an
oath. She replied that she had not, but 1
that the wind had blown It down.
After a little further conversation
Mrs. Hambleton started on down the ;
road to one of the neighbors and he ac- !
companled he. While walking along he j
asked her when she was going to get off i
of the place, and she replied when she
had secured what belonged to her. With i
an oath he said that If she did not leave .
by a certain date he would drag her off.
She retorted that when he got ready to
drag her Off for him to begin. He then
struck her and she faced him, warning ;
him not to touch her again. He at- I
tempted to hit her the second time when ,
she drew a revolver and shot him In the
head, the bullet entering just over the ,
left eye. Hambleton fell forward In the
road without moving from his tracks.
Mrs. Hambleton notified a neighbor of '
what had happened and that afternoon
was taken in charge by tjie sheriff and :
has been In custody ever since. j
Attorneys Charles F. Hyde and John !
L. Rand, who will defend Mrs. Hamble
ton. have been in the neighborhood
where the shooting occurred securing 1
testimony to show that Hambleton had i
abused, maltreated and threatened his !
wife at various times in the past and '
had at one time inflicted bodily punish- j
ment upon ner.
The conjugal life of the unfortunate j
woman has been anything but harmon
ious. About 14 years ago she and her
husband separated and remained apart
for about six years when he came to her
and desired her to return to the ranch
with him to take care of the children, ,
a boy and a girl. After the reconcilia
tion another boy was born to them and
was at home at the time the tragedy
occurred. The second trial of domestic
life did not prove any more peaceful !
than the first and Mrs. Hamhleton be
gan divorce proceedings the first of the 1
year. The court Issued a liecree giving
her charge of the minor children and a j
stipulated Income. Hambleton was to
have the real estate.
When starting from the house Mrs. !
Hambleton did not take the gun with
her. but her daughter called her back
and told her to take it as she was going !
away and did not want to leave it where j
the young child could get his hands on
it. Mrs. Hambleton took it with her i
and claims that she used it in self de- j
fense. The sentiment of the people in
the neighborhood is in favor of the i
woman and it is the general expectation
that she will be acquitted.
FIFTY CENTS ON DOLLAR
(Continued from Page One.)
A Trained Hnrae Made Disco vry.
No one is in better position to know
the value of food and drink than a
Speaking of coffee, a nurse of Wilkes
Barre, Pa., writes: "I used to drink
' Strong coffee myself, and suffered
- greatly from headaches and indigestion.
V While on rinlt to my brothers I had a
' good chance to try Postura Food Coffee,
for they drank It , altogether In place of
' ordinary coffee. In two weeks after
using Postura I found I was much
benefited and finally my headaches dis
appeared and bIbo the indigestion.
''Naturally I have since used t'oetum
among my patlenU. and have noticed a
marked benefit where coffee has been
left off an Poatum used. - .
turn when used among mothers. It
greatly help the flow of milk In cases
where coffee ia Inclined to dry it up,
arid where tea cauaea nervousness.
-I find trouble In getting servants to
make Postum properly. They most al
ways serve it befora It baa been boiled
long enough. It should ba boiled 16 to
it minute after boiling begins and
, served with cream. whn it la certainly
-atao B) iiuu
duced its depositors' claims by that
amount. The receiver is said to have
favored the proposition, but his at
torney, Joseph Bimon, made objections
and the California men dropped a plan
that would have proved to be one of
the most unique In department store ad
vertising. Th'ilr plan was to advertise that they
would accept the accounts of all deposi
tors for sums not exceeding 12$ as
cash at the store, and deliver goods to
that amount. In this manner they
would have reaped an Immense adver
tisement at a cost of only a few thous
and dollars, and disposed of a consider
able part of the stock at normal prices,
while the deposit accounts would have
been made good upon reorganisation of
Money Was Free.
There have been many explanations
of the bank's extraordinary loans to the
Golden Eagle store, and It Is freely as
serted that Morris was personally in
terested In the transactions or In the
business of the store. An officer of
the bank said this morning that sev
eral months ago Morris attempted to
secure an Interest In the store, but waa
unsuccessful. It Is asserted also that
Low it, the manager of the store, had
loaned money to Morris, presumably
from the money advanced by the bank
to the store.
One of the many rumors current is
that Morris was personally interested in
the City Messenger company, which bor
rowed $40,000 from the bank. This is
3enied, however, by W. H. Moore, and
the loan appears to have been secured
oy auiiicieni collateral.
Another concern in which Morris Is
reputed to hold un InleTWt Is the Pio
neer Auto company, which appears in
the receiver's statement as a borrower
from the bank to the tune of $2,600,
no collateral having been required.
Morris was formerly secretary and
afterwards vice-president of the Order
of Washington, which Owes the bank
-over $32,000. According to Receiver
Ievlln the loans are unsecured, though
at the oritce or me concern it i
Leading E. Side Department Store W.H.MAIUCLL(DCp.
E. Morrison St and Union Avenue
wt m w mi
Occurs Tomorrow Evening at Our New Store at the Cprner of East
Morrison Street and Union Avenue
THE GRAND OPENING
Two Grand Openings Take PJace
THE GRAND OPENING
V MAGNIFICENT FALL
The meriti of our new and splendidly
equipped department ttore from the mo
ment you catch a glimpse of it until you
have become one of the thousands of regu
lar patrons who have made the grand event
which, is to become a part of Portland's his
tory of progress tomorrow evening. The
demands for modern store facilities have to
be met by every progressive merchant We
are proud of the building which we have
erected to more readily serve our constantly
growing clientele. We are prouder still of
the magnificent new fall stocks which we
have been able to purchase and which are
now ready for your inspection.
But proudest of all are we and justly
so of the faithful customers who have had
a large share in the upbuilding of this the
Leading East Side Department Store an
establishment in every way fit to serve the
Eeople, one and alL Here you will find an
nmense variety to choose from, prices to
make your money go further, courteous
salespeople and prompt service; a consist
ently honest management and a consistently
faithful patronage. '
NO GOODS SOLD FROM 7:30 to 10
O'CLOCK TOMORROW EVENING.
rate the seventeenth birthday of the popular
and foremost department store of the east
side and to more eloquently voice our senti
ments of appreciation of the cooperation al
ready offered by many new customers.
Stroll about the store, visit every depart-
ment and note that several new ones have
been added, while many have been enlarged
to meet every requirement of modern mer
chandising. The millinery department is
new and makes a showing of fall styles sur
passed by none. Mrs. A. R. Rafferty, whose
ability is well known to local and eastern
milliners, has just returned from the east,
where she made her selections from the very
latest in Street and Dress Hats exclusive
imported creations from world-renowned de
signers and beautiful specimens from our
own workrooms will merit your attention.
NO GOODS SOLD FROM 7:30 TO 10
O'CLOCK TOMORROW EVENING.
Has been engaged for the grand opening
of our new store and -will render the pro
grammentioned below tomorrow even
ing from 7:30 to 10 o'clock. You are in
vited to attend; you are requested to bring
your friends. Every adult visitor receives
souvenir worthy of the name to commemo-
1. March "American
Girr....J. H. Erereit
2. Waltz "La Barcarolle"
3. Cornet Solo "Dear"
4. Selection "Madam
5. A Southern Breakdown
"Cotton".. .Von Tilzer
6. "Kuiawiak," a Polish
7. Cradle Song
Concert Mazurka "Port
land Rose Carnival"
9. Medley, Overture
10. March "Captain in
OUR NEW BUILDING AT EAST MORRISON STREET AND UNION AVENUE
Where you will meet your friends
From 7 :30 to 10 o'Clock.
FREE SOUVENIRS EVEREST'S ORCHESTRA.
Ladies' Cloak and Suits, etc
Misses' and children's Coats
Millinery, comprising latest
Dress Goods in unlimited
Silks and Velvets.
Domestics. Blankets and
Men's and boys' Suits, etc
Men's Furnishings and Hats.
Complete line of Shoes.
Trunks, Suitcases and Trav
Embroideries, Laces and
Ribbons and Notions.
Muslin and Knit Underwear.
Hosiery, Gloves and Um
Etc, Etc., Etc.
You May Shop
Here All Day
and Visit in the
W. E Mantel
THE LEADING EAST SIDE DEPARTMENT STORE
Corner of East Morrison Street and Union Avenue
ues Offered in
Here At All
I t ; i - , , ,
Boo qulokly to the
very oore of tho
d Isaacs and stop
tho moot deep-sat,
Ouroo ovory allmsia
of Man or Boast
that a good, honest
Liniment oan euro.
Nooe so good.
lavrO O a ea j serum Kim cuiuunu wa givwi xvr
I part t Ui lndaotedaosa.
Ellen A. Falrchlld. who formerly kept
a lodging house on Sixth street Detjvcen
Yamhill and Ts-.:.-;- borrowed 11,000
from the bank luci December for one
year, Morris Indorsing: the note. The
house which Mrs. Falrchlld formerly
occupied has since Deen torn aown.
Morels wan flLnjeMf ft. borrower from
the bank, apparently without security,
for hla personal account was overdrawn
Jl.628.2 when the bank failed.
ORGANIZE NEW BAND
(SpteUI Dtapatcb to Tae Joarsai)
Pendleton, Or., 8ept. iS.w-At a meet
tag ot tlis local fraadamop. tea, JFsndis-
Big New Furniture and Carpet Store
Friday Evening, Sept 20
730 TO 10:00
Everest's Orchestra Handsome Souvenirs
12,500 SQUARE FEET DEVOTED TO THE EXHIBITION OF
UP-TO-DATE FURNITURE AND CARPETS
GEISLER & DORRES
NEW MARKELL BUILDING paP MORRISON AND UNION
ton Citizens' band was formed, with
Ralph Folsom as director, and manager.
There will be a membership of 20.
Most of those In the new , band were
former members of the Eagles band.
The oresent organisation will bo en
tirely separate from that order.
lUtacafa aro aiaaaoa, ft I4t JTaan,
Another excursion will be given by
the Southern Pacific to tho - Oregon
Btata fair at Salem tomorrow (Friday)
at the same rata, as today, 11.00 for
round trip. Sams schedule also. Leave
union depot at . I a, m. JTlno proraa
at -tho -y k r. ,
Elite China and Glass Co.
THE EXCLUSIVE CROCKERY STORE
Saturday and Monday Only
POMPEIIAN GREEN, CONVENTIONAL, UTOPIAN .CLASSIC,
ALL SHAPES AND SIZES
SEE DISPLAY AND PRICES
352 Morrison, Bet 7th and fork StsO
C OPEN EVENINGS