The Oregon daily journal. (Portland, Or.) 1902-1972, October 11, 1914, Page 8, Image 8

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THE OREGON SUNDAY JOURNAL, PORTLAND. SUNDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 11, 1914.
STATE SENATE SHOULD :
BE ABOLISHED,
1T0R M A.
AVERS
SEN
MILLER
: This Step. Urged as the First
'-.Advance. Along Road to
.' Legislative Reform,
USELESS AND EXPENSIVE
Mantel of Suggiited Improvement
Cited Evidtnce That Present
P!an Xa Unaatlefactory.
; Ily Milton A. MilleV.
The making of lawn Is one of the
most powerful. If not the most power-
f ul,- factor In our govf rtwnont. There
fore It behooves us m 1 1 to ;ive till.-:
matter our most careful and earnest
consideration. In other words, we
tannot exeti-i.se too great cure In safe
guarding pur social, commercial and
Industrial J development, through our
lawmaking bodies.
1 My expedience an a member f tic,
Oregon legislature for 14 years Iki'J
convinced me that there is vut roirn
for Improvement. Therefore I shall'
Five my .support to the initiative bill
Which provides for Hie abolition of thei
ulate tienate; first bi cause it is ex
lerFlve, e'-oiuj because it Is useless",
nd third, because I believe a hette."
ystem can be devised.
History tells uk that the adoption
X)t our federal constitution was a com
promise and that tin- many grea't an'
good men wtio participated In its con
struction, differed in t lie matter of its
details. Kor ' lnutar.cn, the great
FVanklin, writing in 1789, compared
.the two house legislative system to a
tart with a horse bitched to each end,
1 ullinj? in opposite directions. He
called attention to Ore fact that they
were Just uh liable to obstruct the
passage of Rood lawn as to prent
the passage of bad ones, and he cited
the mischiefs of a, two branch legisla
ture, by the delays and Kreat expense
In carrying on public business.
John Stuurt Mills claimed that laws
; could be more Intelligently framed !by
i. a small body of capable men than by
a lorRe one. and I thoroughly believe
this to be true.
That there Is a tendency toward
urnaller legislative bodies, must be ac.
knowledKed by ail,
(Jovernor Hedges of Kansas, in ad
vocating the abolition of the state
nehate, used these words: "There are
aid to be it'i governments which now
have one bouse legislatures, and, his
torically, the drift lias been awajr
from multiple legislative bodies."
In many Kuropean countries there
were originally a three; and in some
Instances, four chamber legislative
system. Now none has more than
two.
I misfit add. in this connection, that
originally many of ou,r cities had a
two bouse legislative body.
(Jovernor O'ltell of Alabama, in his
address before the governor's con-
gress a,t Colorado Springs, in 1913,
uaid: "Candor compels Impartial ob
' servers to admit that the efficiency of
the state legislature has been low
, c-red."
legislature Backs SyrUra.
There is no system about our legis
lature as It Is at present constituted.
It is as, careless and haphazard a waj
of doing business as It is possible to
imagine.
The state "of Oregon is, to a very
,t great extent, a large business concern,
and I am sure that no firm or corpo
ration would do business in as care
Wss a manner as the business of the
state is conducted, through our stato
legislature.
For instance there is no limit to'the
introduction and consideration of
bills.
There were introduced, at the last
Oregon legislature, some 1230 bills and
resolutions, all to be considered in 4
days. There is not an Individual in
the state who will claim that this
can be done with any. degree of satis
faction or success.
The result is. as has been, stated,
that there Is a growing distrust
among the people relative to the leg
islature, and therefore they always
welcome thday Of adjournment.
1 well retiiemher the comments of
the Oregnnian a tew yents ago, when
the legislature adjourned in the dead
hours. of Saturday night: "The people
can go to church today and sing
praises :to their redeemer and thank
Ood the curse has bpen removed."
l-'nder the .present system of legis
lation it is difficult to know or to as
certain Just what the law Is for ex
ample, take the Multnomah county
court mess; and again the legislature
Is repeatedly called in extra session to
rorrect mistakes. It is expensive; it
is very unsatisfactory.
A great deal of the time of our
Courts is being taken up in ascertain
ing the law.
The rapidity with which laws are
rttade end the number the roof, are as-
DECLARES OREGON'S LEGISLATIVE PLAN IS COSTLY
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CHANCE STILL. WAITS
THOSE WHO STEP-UP
IN PRIZE CONTESTS
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Opportunity Offered in Jour
nal's Trade Event Still
Knocking at Door,
Northwest News
SHORT WAY TO WEALTH
Cancer Kills Boyd.
Forest Grove, Or., Oct. 10. The fu
neral of William O. Boyd, aged 64
years, whose death occurred Tuesday,
was held at the West-Union cemetery
northeast of Hillsboro Thursday
under the auspiceB of the Forest Grove
Knights of Pythias, of which he wan
a member. He died at, his home two
miles south of this city. Death waa
the result of growing cancer, from
which he had been suffering for
several years. Boyd was born in
Missouri and came to this county with
his' parents when Ul years old. A
brother died in the Philippines when
serving as & soldier, and the following
brothers survive; Joe of Dillcy;
Humphrey on the old homestead near
Dilley; John of Cornelius, and Riley.
living ,in the southern part of the
state.
Vain of Inducements Held Out Xs
$5000 and All Are Eligible to
Join in Contest.
body has decided to submit the ques
tion of local option, under the home
rule bill, to a vote of the people of
Roseburg, Glendale and Oakland, at
the general election on November 3.
Roseburg is now dry and Glendale and
Oakland are wet.
Tumalo Dam. Nearly Ready.
Salem, Or., Oct. 10. According to a
progress profile, showing the work on
the storage dam of the Tumalo pro
ject. Just received by State Engineer
Lewis, work on the irrigation project
is. nearing completion, only four feet
remaining to be constructed. The dam
is 72 feet in. height at the center, 360
feet in length at the top and will hold
back 20,000 acre feet of water.
ers' association is making investiga
tions into the matter of the shipment
of diseased fruit and will prosecute
the violations of the law regulating
the shipment of apples.
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CUT6S.RTH
Milton A. Miller, wo states that the present scheme of a two-chamber
legislature is antiquated.
tonlshing. For instance, the session
laws of California for 1913 made a
book of 1746 printed pages; Colorado,
696; Delaware, 846; Minnesota, 918;
North Carolina. 746; Kansas, 594.
Another very weak point aboyt th
present legislative' system is that
ery frequently half the bills aia
passed during the last eight or 10
days qf the session. I have Keen in
my seat in the Oregon legislature
hours at a time when bill after bill
has been passed, and afterward a ses
sion would be called to correct mis
take after mistake; and this will con
tinue so as long as the present system
is carried on.
Dave Logan, I believe, was credited
with saying that the legislature
should meet once in 10 years and then
it should devote its time to repealing
rather than making laws.
Remedies Suggested.
Many remedies have been suggested.
among them tne following:
-The divided sessions, i. e., meet and
introduce the bills lor a certain num
ber of days, then adjourn for a given
length of timo and reconvene and de
vote the time to the passage of - bills
introduced at the first session. This
plan I believe has been adopted by
California. j
Another plan suggested is that the
Hlls be published, at the expense of
the state, prior to the meeting of the
legislature.
Another plan is that the number of
bills introduced should be limited.
We attempted at the last session of
the legislature to propose an amend
ment to tlie constitution, providing
that the bills should be limited to five
per member, but it went down to de
feat in the senate, the same as many
other proposed reforms.
Still another plan: A commission
form of government for the state
composed of a small body of men.
This plan has been strongly indorsed
by G6vernor Hodges of Kansas, in the
following language: "A single house
legislature would be more responsive
and obedient to public opinion, and at
the same time more efficient and less
expensive than the large' and cumber
some system now in "vogue; it would
be easy and inexpensive to call to
gether in case of emergency."
Wisconsin, I believe, has a reference
department which furnishes members
of the legislature with information
upon almost all topics. They also
have a person to assist the members
in drafting their bills. To my mind
this is a very good idea.
For the inefficiency of our present
legislative ' system we are paying
doarly.
Present Plan Admittedly Weak.
The fact that so many remedies are
being suggested for our present sys
tem of state legislatures Is sufficient
evidence that it is not satisfactory to
the people. For my part'l am in favor
of a . smaller legislative body and
more safeguards being thrown around
the introduction of bills and the mak
ing of laws. If this were done, thou
sands of dollars would be saved to the
people. I am not only in favor of the
smaller legislative body, but I am
strongly in favor of limiting the num
ber of bills to be introduced, and
amending our constitution permitting
the governor to sit with the legisla
ture; also giving him power to veto
single items in ' appropriation bills.
This has been attempted on a num
ber of occasions in the Oregon legis
lature, but it has always been rejected.
At the last session of. the legisla
ture, in 1913, it was defeated on twe
different occasions in the senate. In
one instance a resolution was intro
duced providing for the single item
veto. It went to the committee on
resolutions, of which I was a mem
ber. A majority and a minority re
port were made to the enate. The
majority report was against the reso
lution, 'which was adopted. There
fore the resolution was defeated, and
the people still have no relief from
the omnibus appropriation bill.
I believe" this to be an important
question, and think the state consti
tution should be so amended. For in
stance at the last session, of the legis
lature. Governor West vetoed an ap
propriation bill amounting to over
$1,000,000. This bill contained many
items which should have been con
tained in separate bills.
I sincerely trust the public may
give this matter earnest and careful
consideration and endeavor to have
this much needed change effected, in
order to facilitate the administration
of the affairs of the state, bringing it
to a higher standard of efficiency, in
the interests of all concerned.
There is plenty of room for move
contestants in The Journal's circula
tion and" trade contest and it is a
mortal "cinch" that the $5000 wortn
of prizes that will be distributed
among the winners won't go to those
who stand on the sidelines, lacking
courage to plunge in.
Opportunity exists only for the man
or woman who grasps it. The short
cut way to possession of an automo
bile, or a piano, a Columbia gratonola
or a ticket and plenty of spending
money for a trip to the Panama Pa
cific Exposition is offered by this con
test. There are many prizes and you
might as well win one as anybody
else.
Everybody cannot own an automo
bile. They cost money and the ma
jority of people can't dig down into
the family purse and pay a thousand
or so dollars for one.
May Win Auto.
And yet there .are two people in
Portland today who on February 24,
.1915, four months from now, are go
ing to be presented with automobiles
and without paying a cent for them
either.
These two people will be the win
ners of the first and Becond grand
prizes. The first grand prize will be
a "Reo the Fifth." cost $1280; the
second grand prize will be a nifty run
about "Maxwell 25," value $850.
Think of it! An automobile in ex
change for a little hustling at odd
hours for four months! It takes most
people years to save enough to buy
one.
And the autos are only two of the
wonderful list of prizes offered. Other
people are going to receive pianos, of
the high grade sort; others still will
win expensive Columbia grafonolas
and some lucky ones will be pre
sented. with tickets to the fair at San
Francisco, spending money and ex
penses paid by The Journal .
All Save C banco.
The opportunity is open to you to
everybody and the contest is so ar
ranged that the out-of-town folks in
Oregon, Washington, Idaho or any
where else have as good a chance to
win as those who reside in Portland.
Better still Portland is divided into
districts three of them to make sure
that contestants in the more thickly
populated sections cannot have an un
fair lead over those of the more
thinly populated districts.
You had better investigate this
short cut way to wealth. It is all
explained in one of The Journal's ad
vertising section's todays Turn to it
learn how you, can eat, wear and read
your way to possession of a prize cut
out the nomination blank, fill in your
name join the contest and remember
the person who stands idly by and
says: "I'm afraid someone will beat
"me" is just the one who is going to
be beat by the courageous, gritty in
dividual who asserts: "I will win'
and hustles to do it.
Liquor Question in Douglas.
Roseburg, cV, Oct. 10. George W.
Wright, of Albany, grand patriarch of
the I. O. O. F. of Oregon, visited the
local lodges of that order here last
night. . .
The remains of H. D. Cartmell, the
young man who lost his life near Rice
Hill while stealing a ride on a train,
will be sent to his home -at Middle
bury, Indiana, for burial.-
Acting on petitions filed with the
county court a few days ago, that
Dee 1'litnt Resumes.
Hood River, Or., Oct. 10. The Ore
gon Lumber company at Dee, Or., after
breaking its turbine wheel in the pow
erplant about a month ago and being
compelled to send east for a dupli
cate, has started and again is running
a full crew. Charles T. Karly, gener
al manager of the company's affairs
in Hood River, says that they expect
to run until the snow prevents logging
operations.
Found Body in River.
Raymond, Wash., Oct. 10. Tony Ma
rono, an Italian, about 30 years old,
met death in the waters of the Willapa
river, in this city, within the last few
days. His-body was found this after
noon. The police are Investigating the
manner of his death. Identification
was made by a receipt from the Pio
neer Emoioyment Agency, of Tacoma,
dated October 1, and directing the mao
to reporfSjto the Hans Pederson Con
struction Co., at Firdale.
Shipping Bad Fruit.
Hood River, Or., Oct. 10. Because
a large amount of fruit has been
shipped from Hood River by private
shippers who have placed inferior
fruit on the market, the Apple Grow-
AVoodmen Help Brother.
Hood River, Or., Oct. 10. The mem
bers of the local camp of the Wood
men of tne World manifested their
fraternal spirit in a substantial man
ner .by going en masse to the orchard
of their brother Woodman. E. Dart,
who has been sick for several weeks,
to harvest his crop of apples. Mr.
Dart had about 500 boxes, which were
picked, packed and marketed by the
members of the local camp.
the three uplr - classes. Ic cream
cones were al&U served. The progrsm
consisted Of r . opening address by
Miss Mary Bedlack and a response by
Raymond Neb-rgall. Miss Alice Hol
brook sang a followed by a plane
solo by Miss fiel Hockensmith. Miss
Margaret Gibson gave a reading.
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Houses Blown Down
In drande Ronde
; rt.
La Grande, ,r.. Oct. 10. Onevof the
worst wind sifbirms of the year "swept
over the Grtde Ronde valley last
night, and fl4t not harvested suf
fered. Houstijjiliwere blown down at
some points. J
Lot of
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Albany Students Frolic.
Albany. Or.. Oct. 10. "All-day suck
ers" were part of the refreshments
served at the freshman reception at
the high school last night, given by sec.
layer Pianos for
n Upright Pianos
Fqr only $S5 and $283 you can get
the lat SS-iKte player pianos. That
is what wet have been advertising.
Now. we will,4ake $175 yes, even $140
or $160. t'oiree in and make an offer,
but reinemb'' the very last chance
will be tomogrjow night at 12 o'clock.
Why not cosrie now. and get your
choice of th Selection? Soule Bros,
failure. C. 1 ILucore closing out the
took. "S9 Mprrison street. Read page
thjtsii paper.
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Linn Values Increase.
Albany. Or.. Oct. 10. Showing an
increase in valuation of little over half
a million dollars over last year and
that the property In Linn county is
valued at $26,806,815, the summary of
the Linn county assessment roll for
the year 1914, .was announced yester
day by County "Assessor Earl Fisher.
The increase is due to the general
growth of the county and an active
year in buildlne construct!
tionate increases haDnen
The summary does not Include public
service corporations, which are now
assessed Dy the state tax commis
sioner.
a Kingdom
American Independence and
TEA GAKBIW SYRUP
There is no other syrup like Tea Garden. It
is scientifically blended from choice Oriental
sugar and is unequaled in purity, flavor and
- food valine.
Present ten ' of these,
coupons to your grocer
. with an order for a gal
lon of Tea Garden Syrup .
and he will give ycu free
a Jar of Tea Garden
Preserves. . ,
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Grocer
Name
City
Pacific Coast Syrup Co.
PORTLAND. OREGON.
Three out of every four Gernan non-
ogenarians are women.
WILLIAM HANLEY
HAS THE SPIRIT OF
THE GREAT WEST
Did You Ever Hear of Such
a Wonderful Stock of Pianos
to Select From ?
And many pianos can be bought at
less than actual factory cost, tomor
row, Monday, only. Not even the
freight added. Not onlv the bie-
of Soule Bros.,' buta number of other
pianos that were secured at a Very
low price, all to be closed out by to-
"luuuw, jYiunaay, nigni, 12 p. m at
, the very latest. It makes no differ
ence wnai tnese pianos bring.. Some
of them, it is true, must be sold for
even less than $50. You can have a
choice of several pianos that we will
lane 14 and $16 apiece for. But don't
come into our store thinking that you
will find nothing but cheap old rattle
traps, for it isn't a fact. Spule Bros,
handled the beautiful, time-honored
makes and with the other pianos re
ferred to, you can find a complete list
covering all the well known makes,
Checkering, Khabe, Behning, Wegman,
Lester, Steinway, Steck, Weber, Em
erson, Schumann, Weber Pianolas,
Steck Pianolas, Vose & Son, Briggs,
Estey, Ludwig, Hobart M. Cable, Hal
let & Davis. In fact, you cSn hardly
think of a make of piano not repre
sented in this great sale. Of course,
some makes at the lowest prices are
used, but not one worth less than dou
ble the price asked.
But the doors positively close to
morrow, Monday night, at 12 p. m.
This is the , last call. We are sure
every, piano will be soldV for Saturday
the house was crowded with enthusi
astic piano buyers all day. The like
has never been known. At these prices
We should get immediately the spot
cash. . instead of demanding that,
however, we are giving one, two or
three years time. Make payments to
suit you. Remember thf place, 388
Morrison st., opopsite Olds, Wortman
&, King's Morrison street entrance.
Read page 2, section 3, this paper:
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Tobacco Habit Cured
A native Oregonian, born to the
soil, Wjlliam Hanley inherited that
kindly, genial' spirit as characteristic
of the great west, and, although hav
ing made a success in -life and being
a most busy man at all times, he re
tains the famous Hanley' smile and
the big Hanley spirit of friendliness
and hospitality.
"Bill" Hanley, Oregon farmer, organ
lzer and executive, is one of the best
story tellers, but if he told a thousand
you would never hear him refer to
one in which his own generosity fig
ures; the- Hanley modesty steps in.
5ut talk to his friends those who
know him as he is and you will hear
many.
William Hanley, as United States
senator from Oregon, would carry the
Hanley characteristics back to Wash
ington and, by this native ability,
compel attention and -get for his con
stituents what is due them.
A success in his own business at
home, he may be depended upon to
be a success as a representative of
his native state, the needs of which
he knows as well as any man who ever
set foot' in Oregon.
We've had enough "aspirants' as
United States senators from Oregon:
let's try one who is a candidate be
cause a great many people throughout
tue state feci that he should : be at
Washington representing : us. .
Paid advertisement by Hanley Cam-
Not only to users of pipe and cigars,
but the vicious cigarette habit is-overcome
by using the ,fMVIitXVBa treat
ment. Price, complete, postage paid.
$1.00. Laue-Davis Drug Co., 3d and(paign Committee, O. C T-eitei?,. mana-
Yamhill, Portland, Or.- (When writing 1 g?- HeadQuarters, Oregon hotel. Main
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to the substantial character of the goods we are ottering, when you read tne prices
quoted below. In Furniture, Floor Coverings, Drapery and Upholstery Materials,
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offers the public only the Best of the High and Medium Grades the chofce from
a stock that is less than one year old. For this reason we admonish you tj observe
and couple the quality with the price.
These Closing Out Prices on Sample Buf
fets and Dining Tables Are Deserving
of Special Attention
terns in Buffets
HomefurmsBers ! It
What We Say Hete Is of
Importance to ?pu
'If pip
1 1 $52.50 Buffet $24.50
of quarter-sawed oak. In either
the fumed or dull golden finish,
is this completely appointed
Buffet, with large bevel-plate
mirror. Those who know fur
niture values will be Quick to
recognize in this dining-room
piece a bargain beyond the ordinary.
$29.00 Buffet, of quarter-sawed ' golden'
oak, waxed finish, now $13.50
$3G.OO Buffet, of quarter-sawed golde.
oa"k, waxed finish, now $15.50
$39.50 Buffet, of quarter-sawed oak,
fumed finish, now $19.50
39.50 Buffet, of -quarter-sawed golden
oak, waxed finish, now $lti.00
52.50 Buffet, of quarter-sawed oak, golden
waxed or fumed finish, now. .$24.50
75.00 Large Buffet, of quarter-sawed
oak, fumed finish, now. $36.00
577.50 Large Buffet, of quarter-sawed
oak, fumed finish, now $38.00
$85.00 Large Buffet, of quarter-sawed
oak, fumed finish, now .$39.00
Contrary to the supposinon in the
mind3 of many homer urnfibf rs that
we are no longer operatlngNpour vari
ous working departments, are wish it
understood that our drapery, uphol
stery, decorative, carpet ai window
shade work shops are still jeing oper
ated and will continue to t-S jup to the
closing of this store, anf i as Ions
thereafter as is necessary jsbj complete
all special work. Know, that we
are quoting near-cost prifees on nil
such work entrusted to iour care.
Therefore it will be greatly: to your
advantage to place your djfa'pery. In
terior decorative, upholsterjs and other
orders with us. 5 ;
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Seven Patterns in Dining Tables
$60 Extension Dining Table in fumed
oak or golden oak, 54-inch top.
now $36.00
$40 Extension Dining Table, in quarter-sawed
oak, golden or fumed fin
ish, with 45-inch top, now..?26.00
$45 Extension Dining Table in quarter
sawed oak, fumed or golden finish.
54-inch top, now $18. 50
$60 Extension Dining Table in quarter-sawed oak, fumed or golden finish, with
54-inch top, now $36. OO
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A Sale of a Delayed fhipment of
Famous Birch & Co., Ld., London
Overstuffed
Furititure
$26 Extension Dining Table in quarter
sawed golden oak, 45-inch top,
now $11.50
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Home-Beautifying ai an Unusual Saving
Made Possible Through This
Closing-Out Sale of Drapery, Uphol
stery and Decorative Goods
Now 22c yard for Marquisette, 40
inches wide, worth 35c yard, in
white, cream and ecru.
Now 45c a yard for white Marqui
sette, 40inches wide, worth 65c yard.
Now 35c yard for white Marqui
sette, 40. inches wide, worth 50c yard.
Now 20c yard for Dotted White
Swiss, 45 inches wide, worth 35c yd.
Now 40c yard for Embroidered
White Muslin, 35 inches wide, worth
65c yard.
. Now 65c yard i3T Fancy Filet Net,
in white and Arabian, 50 inches wide,
worth $1 yard.
Now $1.15 yard for Fancy Filet
Net, worth $1.60 yard.
Now 38c yard for Cretonnes, 36
inches wide and in all the newest
shadow effects and Chintz designs,
regular price 50c yard.
Now $1.15 yard for Genuine Athole
Sundour Drapery Material, 50 inches
wide, in 10 plain colors; regular price
$1.60 yard..
Now 95c yard for the $1.35 yard
grade of Genuine Sundour Material.
50 inches wide.
Now 55c yard for Drapery Repp,
50 inches wide, in plain colors, dark
blue, tan and green; regular price
80c yard.
Now 50c yard for the Genuine Sun
dour Drapery Materials, "36 inches
wide, in plain colors, of dark blue,
yellow, dark green, pink, gold,
brown, light blue and light green;
regular price 85c yard.
Now $2.35 yard for Tapestry, 50
inches wide, for furniture coverings,
in the newest verdure and other ef
fects; regular price $3.25 yard.
Now $2.50 yard for Tapestry of
the. regular $3.50 yard grade.
Now 9c yard for Sundour Drapery
Edgings, worth 15c yard, in 15 plain
colors.
Now 8c yard for Cretonne and
Taffeta Edgings, plain and Chintz
colorings, worth 15c yard. -
Now 18c yard for the 35c yard
grade Cretonne and Taffeta Edgings.
Wall Papers
English and German productions
in Wall Papers for ' bedrooms, 10
rolls to 25 rolls of each, worth from
25c roll to 75c roll, now 1-3 off.
The finest and most coniftitab!e type of
Easy Arm Chairs madf,) down-filled
.throughout, with loose-ctishiin. scats. This
shiptnent, routed by way of lre Isthmus of
Tehauntepec, was considerably delayed, in
reaching us on account of c6iplications in
Mexico. We have entered tvery one of
these splendid easy Chairs Sv the Closing
Out Sale. Here arc their lale prices and
also the prices they would: se for regularly:
68
79
83
89
95
$ 95 Easy Arm Chair "now.
$110 Easy Arm Chair now.
$125 Easy Arm Chair now.!,...
$130 Easy Arm Chair now..--$135
Easy Arm Chair now. . J . . .
$155 Eay Arm Chair now..J....
$165 Easy Arm Chair now......
9
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.9
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$115
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In iiiiiimihi mi inn limn imiii
Those Who Have Floors to
Cover Will Profit by
Taking Advar&age
of This Sale ff
Floor Coverings
60 Fine Wilton Rugs, thelproduct of
America's best looms, aizg ?2 feei,
now SSO arg! 52.SO
$43.50 Wilton Rugs. sUefxl2 tet.
now fc.834.TJ
520 Seamless Tapestry RugiS, ;izt 9x1
feet, now iS- i 814.75
$30.00 Axmineter Rugs, aizg 1 M
now ... . -823. 75
Two patterns in these, iiastra spe
cial I-121.75
15 Wool and Fiber Rug; ithe bet
quality, size 9x12 feet, nojri. 88.25
Axminster Carpet J and mrder, the
$1.0 yard grade, now.. 8 1.35 yard
Wilton Velvet Carpet, the Jl-S" ,yard
grade, now 8H.45 yard
Wilton Velvet Carpet, the &2J0 yard
grade, now 85 7 yard
Wool Velvet Carpet, the 110 yard
grade, now SJ..05 yard
Wilton Velvet Carpets injwldths up
to 4 ft in., in good assortment of
plain colors, all show marsed reduc
tions to close out.
Fifth and
Stark
J. G. Mack & Co.
Fifth and
i Stark