THE OREGOIJ SUNDAY JOUHHAL, rOI;TLAIIP. SUNDAY iltORinNG. OCTOBER 31, DEICRMSCI MAJORITY OF 30 IN LOWER HOUSE Leased Wire News Flashes ; rrA&nrsQTOX-a. n. B.y xt torney General Palmer followed up his Instructions to district attorneys to watcb for violators of tbe law on election day with wired instructions as to the extent of the corrupt prac tices act. Republicans See Lead of 49 In creased by 20; farmer-Laor " Party Counts 'an 30 Seats. , By J. F. Bon man Chicago. Oct. 30. (U. P.) The quadrennial scramble for congres sional seats neared the finish to night with both major parties claim lug they would have decisive major ities in the lower house as a result Of Tuesday's vote With 43J representatives to he se lected, the makeuD of the Incoming houiM -mimm rtrmi del-Mi Important be- cauae of tax problems, reconstruction legislation, soldiers' bonus and other domestic ? issues & pending. Republican headquarters here today confidently predicted their present ma jority of 49 In tlie house would be swelled 'by 20 additional representatives.- Democrats declared their number would be Increased from 191 to a .ma jority or at leaat 30. G. O. P. SEEM HI FT 8 New rifts in the Democratic . "Solid South" were counted on by Victor Heintx, regional chairman of the Re publican national committee, to give the Republicans '30 additional repre sentatives this year, while 19 scat tered districts were figured for the re mainder. ' i A. J. Sabbath, regional director of the . Democratic congressional headquarters here, expected gains in Indiana. Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Illinois. Oklahoma and South Dakota to net the Democrats 40 addi tional seats fh the lower house. DISTRICTS ABE DOUBTFUL ' Party leaders conceded 28 districts in IS states Were doubtful. These seats are: Minnesota 2, New Jersey 4, New Mexico i. New York . Ohio 2. Pennsyl vania 1. Tennessee 1. Utah 2, West Vir ainla 1 and Wisconsin 2. They also are fiirhtlna- for the seats of Victor Berger, Wisconsin, Socialist; Oscar Keller and W. I Carrs, Minnesota, Independents, and C H. Randall, Collfornla, Prohibi tionist. Socialist headauarters predicted the reelection of Victor Berger in Wisconsin, where Republicans and Democrats have combined in support of W. H. Stafford. PASTIES COMBINED Republicans and Democrats have com bined In four New York districts against . Meyer London, C. W. Erwln, Algernon Lee and Morris Hlllquit, Socialist can didates. A similar fight is on in one Pennsylvania district with John M. Mor rln favored by the old parties against A. R. Jerllng, 'Socialist Th Farmef-Labor party, the only Other ticket in the congressional field, expected to land 30 seats In their first effort in a national campaign. They expect victories in Washington, Kevado, Montana, Colorado, Idaho and Jowa. 4t Plags at Half Mast 1 Sunday, Nov. 14 j By iTnited New. Washington, Oct SO. Old Glory will be flown at half mast at all military posts, naval stations and on vessels and government buildings on Sunday, No vember' 14. in Commemoration of the signing of the armistice, according to an executive order Just issued by Secre tary of War Baker. WICHITA 1. N. S.) Tom Slaughter, notorious bank bandit, murderer and horsethlef of the West, is In jail today together with two accomplices, following an at tempt to rob a bank at CedarvlUe, Kan., Thursday afternoon. A re ward of $35,000 was hanging over Slaughter's head. SEATTLE. (U. P. Pre-Hal-loweenpr s reported 'to the po lice today Included the theft, of two barrels of - cider and 65 pies from the Delta Delta Delta sorority house in the university district. RKW OHLEA.NH, (U. P.) Gen eral Felix Dlas arrived here today and was greeted by his wife.- for merly 'ftenorita Isabel Alcole of Mex ico City. It was their first meeting since 1916. ; VERA CRCZ U. P.) A general strike called at the instigation of dock workers paralysed business here today. The strikers hoped to be Joined by all Mexican workers. DEXTER. Til P.) Footbairs first victim in Denver this season Is Charles M. Hanklns. IS. high whool player. Hanklns is dead to day following five days' illness that baffled local physicians. killed his wife. Jessie, and then put a bullet Into his own head. Ander son is not expected to live. . ' WAJHUTGTOSV-a N. L. Rice, .patent attorney, filed a dam age ault against Secretary of War Baker and a number of officials of the war department, seeking dam ages of mora than 1102,000.000, SEW YORK. (U. P.) The Amer ican Railway association, composed of presidents of principal railroads, refused to ask the United' States railroad board to appoint a national wage adjustment board. Rockcns Are Congratulated Mr. and Mrs. Totals A. Rjw'lrftn ar receiving congratulations on the arrival of a daughter Saturday. Wireless to ilashl Election Returns (Br Batons! Serrios) ' -. v Chicago, Oct 10. The wireless will be used for the first time Tuesday night to assemble and distribute returns from a presidential lection. The Hamilton club of Chicago announced tonight 50,000 amateur wireless operators throughout the United States have been instructed to collect returns and flash them to a pow erful wireless plant installed by the club here. The Chicago -wireless will flash the news to receiving stations through out the country. RESIDENCE RECTI02TS JOB GORDON Reports from residence sections throughout the city show that Herbert Gordon is the favorite candidate of the voters. Paid advertisement Gordon-for-Mayor club: Ralph Coan. pres.; C C. Stout secy.) x IDI IQI I SEW TOItK-d. N. S.) Wall street election odds today centered around 10 to 1 in favor of Senator Harding. RICHMOND, Cat (U. P.) Charles Anderson, an employe of the East Bay Water company, shot and Better Eyesight the Worker for DON'T merely say, "Cottage Cheese" say "Red Rock 99 that's the right name for the best that's made. You'll Like i "Red Rock" ill .iilHT DANCING TAUGHT ALL NEW STEPS AND POPULAR DANCES. taught In eight three-hour lessons. Ladlea 13. gen tlemen $5, at De Honey's beautiful acad e m y, Twenty-third and Wash ington. Beginners' classes day evenings, ; advanced ' class Tuesday evening, S to 11:30. Best orchestra music. Plenty of desir able partners and prac- tir Nn.' aTnhn.fl!im4.nf Separate hall and extra teachers - for backward pupils. A printed description of all dances free. The social feature alone is worth double the price. You can never become a dancer in private lessons from Inferior teachers. You milNt htVA nrATlip. Jfttn rta I arhnAl ("with professional Instructors (not a pub lic dance iiaiijr There is no other school of this class. We teach almost all the Portland people to dance. Phone Main 7656. Private lessons all hours. The defnand for shorter hours, better working conditions and greater comforts among workers is almost universal. Conditions are demanded that make life vorth the living. HELP YOURSELF! There is no one thing that will contribute more to making workers more efficient and 'more, contented than better eyesight. Every worker owes it to himself and his employers to have normal vision. To the thousands who are lack ing in this important function our message of "Better Eyesight With Our Better Glasses" is important, vital and interesting. Have Your Eyes Examined Here Complete lens-grmcling factory on premises. THOMPSON OPTICAL INSTITUTE Eyesight' Specialists Portland's Largest, Most Modern, Best Equipped Exclusive Optical Establishment 20910-11 Corbett Bldg., Fifth and Morrison Since 1908 IDI IDI IDI I Stand Squarely On This Platfon a determination to sell America's best clothes to the men and young men of Portland at prices unbeat ably low. I am at this moment fulfilling my platform promise! I offer you Hickey-Freeman, Adler Rochester, and Fashion Park Clothes for Men Skolny and L System Clothes for Young Men at These Actual Reductions: $40 Suits and Overcoats $32 $50 Suits and Overcoats $38 $60 Suits and Overcoats $47 $70 Suits and Overcoats $55 $80 Suits and Overcoats $60 Another thing: If you buy a garment in my store, I'm going to know that you're:- satisfied with the service it gives before I consider jthe transaction closed. That stands as a continuing personal guaranty. ; BEN SELLING Leading Clothier Morrison Street at Fourth Tks tW4t Frk Cuarantswa Witk ETery Chang. ! Market Unsurpassed Showing of the New' 5p ort HO SE for Women At Prices Decidedly : i Reduced VVe are showing an unsurpassed collection of the extremely popu--lar Sport Hose. Warm, durable stockings that are very appropriate and service able to wear. We invite your most critical inspection of the following special offerings: Plain and Drop Stitch Sport Hose at $1.79 Pair A , "s t a n d a rd quality seamless wool Sport Hose made with rein forced heel and toe both plain and dropstitch styles in green and brown heather mixtures. All sizes. Wool Sport Hose at $230 Pair Dropstitch ; wool Sport Hose made seamless and shown in popular mix tures in blue orange, blue red, brown, brown green, gold and green, etc. all sizes. New Heather Sport' Hose at $135 Pair Another splendid line of wool Sport Hose in the popular green, brown, blue, orange and red mix tures all sizes. A first class stocking at a very low price. Wool Sport Hose at $325 Pair Fine worsted Sport Hose of high grade wor sted yarns shown in gold, blue, orange, brown, red, green heather, etc. Any size you wish. . Women's Fine Worsted Sport Hose at $4J00 Pair Both ribbed and drop stitch Worsted Hose shown in all sizes in all good colorings oxford, navy, white, green and brown mixtures excep tional values at this spe cial price. Two Leading Lines of Men's Wool and Worsted Mixed UNION SUITS Reduced to $3.15 A Positive Saving of 85c a Suit Firt A fine wool mixed Union Suit of good heavy winter weight shown in high neck, long sleeve styles in ankle length and with closed crotch. All sizes 34 to 46, r T Seconi A splendid all - the - year - around weight in fine worsted mixed Union Suits, shown in long sleeve styles with closed crotch and in all sizes 34 to 46. Choice From Either of These Perfect Fitting Union Suits at $345 Principal Portland Agents Bnttartck Patterns AH Uvs New Style Ar HasVi. AH Sissw . "The Store That Undersells Because It Sells for Cash" fcaaomr ad Quality v Combined for ; Biff or Basinets and ' BeUor "Values AO (au Orders Promptly aaL 'OM. fuDy Filled Sana Day as !Ucrred-' v PreU Post Pkf s. Prepaid Fortunate, Indeed, Is the Woman Who Has Waited and Who Can Attend Thisv r Sale of Handsome Suits About 30 of the latest stvle garments are in this assort ment each one of . different si- a material, color, moaei or trimming. Sizes are 16, 18, 36, 38 and 40 only and all are on sale at a uniform re duction of ONE-THIRD. Regular Prices r Range From $59.50 to $125.00. At This Sale You Pay Less These Suits are wonderfully attractive, being possessed of all the late style features hi trimmings and fjnish. ' Many shown with fur and all with fancy silk linings. Materials of finest quality Tricotines, Yalama Cloth, Duvet de Laine, etc. You really must see these fine Suits to appreciate their excellence of tailoring, fabric and style. Mind you, this is not a picked over lot,- but a splendid assortment of most fashionable styles from which you have selection at one-third less than regular. 20 OFF Rooming and Housekeepers Will Welcome This Timely Sale of Blankets and Comforters Our Entire Stock Is Included a t a Uniform Reduction of 20 1-5 Less Than Regular Prices! All Wool Wool Mixed and Cotton Blankets in All Styles, Weights and Sizes. Cotton and Wool Filled Comforters, Silk or Silkoline Covered Baby and Crib Blankets of All Kinds Let us remind you that our regular prices were the lowest possible consistent with good quality, and that the discount announced for this sale. is the positive amount you save. We take this loss In order to immediately readjust our stock in accord with th latest mill quotations. Your every need can now be supplied at a worth-while saving. Outing Flannels at 35c Yard 36-inch standard quality White Outing Flannels. Nainsook Long Cloth at 39c Yard 36-Inch fine nainsook finish Longcloth of perfect quality. Bleached Bath Towels, 1 8 by 36 inches, OQp hemmed reduced to, each Os7! Japanese Lunch Cloths, 60 by 60 inches, Qr pretty designsreduced to, each tJ)Xe7tl Outing Flannels at 25c Yard Both Strip and Check Out. In Flannels in light and dark .pattern. . - . . I on' i Reduced Prides on All Men's Phoenix Silk Hose 25c tor Longcloth and Swiss Embroidery Skirting. 19c for all sorts dfsirabl' Laces for holiday sewing. Goetz Taffetas Now $230 Yard No other Silks of such fine quality and weight can be found at this low price. All the cor rect colors are here. Chiffon Broadcloths Now $4J98 Yard Our entire stock of 54 and 5 6 inch Chiffon Broadcloths now sell ing at the above price. The assort ment includes all colors. A 11-Wool Broadcloths Now $3S8 Yard Ail our 48 to 50-inch All Wool. Broadcloths have been re duced to the above low prke.' All colors and all of perfect finish.- The Famous High Grade Goetz Dress Satins Reduced to $3 Yard A lowered price by the manufacturer brings these splendid high grade Dress Satins at a splendid savisg. They are shown here in all new and staple shades for street or evening wear. They are of standard quality and widths, perfect in weave and finish (10 AA and are now on sale at fPOovFl You Will Be Enraptured by This Display and Sale of Silks and Dress Goods Enraptured by the beauty and fine quality of these fabrics and enraptured by the splen did savings made possible by these reduced prices. Everything has been arranged so serve you promptly. No trouble to show goods at this store. Come, if only to enjoy the display. You are always . welcome here, especially when we have something special to offer, and here are special offerings. Our Entire Stock 54-Inch Velours, SilvertQnes Yalama Cloths t Heathertones Reduced to$4.( Fine Woolen Dress Goods In season able weights, and an extensive showing of plain colors novelty mixtures and most popular patterns the above fashionable, fabrics and a . great many dd QQ Others. All on sal at Dei70 YouPay $1.00 to $1.50 Less! at This Sale of Novelty Flannel Night Garments $2.69 Billie Burkes in Blue Bird Outing "Chin Chin" Pajamas in Two - ftece Styles ana uatnty &np-on Gowns All on Sale ..,..'... Come to this flfle ancl you'll have selection from a wonderfully attractive assortment of fine Outing Flannel- real "Windsor Flannel Night Garments at one dollar to a dollar and a half less tha'Vegular selling prices. Included are pink Billie Burkes in the popu lar "Blue Bird" patterns; also chic two-piece "Chin Chin" Pajamas in figured Windsor flannels, as well as dainty Slip-on Gowns, about nine -different styles in "Dove Brand" and best grade "Sleepy Hollow" Amoskeag flannel novelty patterns in all flJO Q siies and colors in this great sale at... V-WsVt See our window display and six different tables in this department. ' Our Store Now Opens at9A.M. V Sa- . s- i. X -ssJjsIJJLJJJpfs,T'J - Vt ' Store Closes at 5:30 P. M Saturdays r : at 6 P.M. ; The Most in ValueThe Best in ', Quality t V I i . .