The Dalles daily chronicle. (The Dalles, Or.) 1890-1948, December 13, 1901, Image 1

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    $ Dulles Ci muck
NO. 255
The Kind Ton Have Always Bought, and which has been
in aw for over 30 yean, has borne the riffutnm of
ana has been made under his per
sonal supervision since its infancy.
Allow no one to deceive you in this.
All Counterfeits, Imitations and "Just-as-good" are but
Experimants that trifle with and endanger the health of
Intents and Children Experience against Experiment.
Oastoria is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Fare
goric, Drops and Soothing Syrups. It is Pleasant. It
contains neither Opium Morphine nor other Narcotic
substance. Its aire is its guarantee. It destroys Worms
and allays Feverishness. It cures Diarrhoea and Wind
Colic. It relieves Teething Troubles, cures Constipation
and Flatulency. It assimilates the Food, regulates the
Stomach and Bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep
The Children's Panacea The Mother's Friend
Bears the Signature of
The Kind You Have Always Bought
In Use For Over 30 Years.
Judge Boise Decides Case Against the
State Sustains Motion of Pen'
noyer, McBride and Metscuan to
Strike Out Portions of Complaint
Referring to Davis.
Salem, Dec. 12. Judge Boise, of De
partment No. 2, eironit court, rendered
an important decision yesterday after
noon in the case of the Bute of Oregon
against Sylvester Pennoyer, George W.
McBride and Phil Metechan, in which it
is sought to bold tbeiu responsible for
the funds embezsled by George W.
Davie as clerk of the state land board,
which was comprised of those gentlemen
at the time of snch embtsslement.
Judge Boise sustained the motion of
defendants to strike ir ra the complaint
all allegations asserting that Davis was
the agent of the board and that they
were direct) y responsible to the state for
hie acts and malfeasancs. This decision
virtually destroys the case against the
board and leaves no hope t i being able
to collect a dollar of the Davis defalcation.
Judge Boise delivered the opinion orally,
and said :
"In tbis case it is claimed that Davis
was the dark and also the agent of the
state land board, and that they received
the money for the school funds through
him ss snch agent, in trust for the stale.
The only question to be considered is
that of the agency thus alleged.
"The constitution of ibe state makes
the governor, secretary of ttate and state
treasurer the board of commissioners for
the sale of school lands and tba invest
"lent of its funds, and provides that they
hall administer this -trust as provided
v lawa aoUsd by tba legislature.
"The qqesgiooisnotnraaentedio these
pleadings whether the laws passed by
the legislature are in eccordaooe with
the coustitution, bat they will be pre
sumed to be so the matter not being
involved In tba pleadings.
"Toe lvgifVtre has passed laws at
various times defining the duties and
functions of the officers of the state the
governor, secretary of state, state
treasurer, ate., and all sooh officers most
' under dlssjaiiae of tea law saalaelag
any particular subject. The legislature
may regulate the manner of conducting
the trust imposed by the constitntion.
It may and it did set the price at which
lands ehould be sold; prescribe the
manner and conditions of sale; the
handling of the funds, etc. The legis
lature also provided for the appointment
of the clerk of the board and definded
his duties, as to the collection and their
payment, which the law says most be
made to the state treasurer by him direct.
The money does not go to the board, but
direct from the clerk to the treasurer of
"I think, then, that he is the agent of
the state and not of the board, and its
members are not responsible for his
failure to pay over the moneys.
"The motion to strikeout is sustained."
Trying; to Convert Bar Captum
Constantinople, Dec. 12. The latest
information regarding Miss Ellen M.
Stone, the American missionary, and
Mme, Tsilka, her compauion, indicates
that their condition has been so far
ameliorated that tbey are able to obtain
rude comforts. It is even eaid that the
brigands bave a doctor ready at hand in
case his servieee afeuald be uaoded. It
appears that tto bsanda we now com
plaining that Hiss Stone is attempting
to convert them to Go.ristiajBJty. White
recognizing tbaillogaUty of tbaabduction
of Miss Stonf and Mm. Tsilka, the
brigands nogAagd that thair agtion was
in the intaaeat aj a sacrss) cause, and
therefore justifiable.
Tne brigands apparently are prepared
to bold out all winter. They refuse to
abate their demands one dollar, and
have not vouchsafed a rejy to Mr.
Dickinson's ultimatum to the effect thai
they mut accept bis last offor or nothing.
It is understood that recommendations
have bean forwarded to Washington
proposing that ao ultimatum be sent to
Bulgaria. ,
SrrMKS to California.
Gkavt's Pass, Dec, 12. George Ver
non, a traveling violiois', who stole a
horse and aaddle in this city a few days
ago and passed several fraudulent checks,
has been cubt and lodged in jail in
Siskiyou county. California, ebargad not
only with lbs off msee named, but also
with being implicated in the train bald
up at Walkers, near Eugene. Vernon is
wanted in Bujrne for passing fraudulent
obec s. In Grant' Pass V aroon hired a
horea and saddle to go to Wedging.
I giving the oweer of tba betas a jresar of
aw a ikai
attorney to conaw svsuv uwimu
tP sIVbS' ' ' i sflsam 5bjjM
Onr advertisements are accepted literally, because thev are written
literally. They're the photographer's sensitive plate picturing what is
before them as it is.
Compare our claims and offering- and you'll find they tal!y exactly.
What need have we for exaggeration'.'
tSuitSnnd Overcoats
witK no exceptions
If you haven't fitted youreelf ont yet now is the right time to buy.
There's nothing to be gained by waiting for each succeeding day will see
less and leas clothing to choose from. Puch prices quoted in December
are appreciated by clothing buyers, as the attendance at this sale testifies.
Our entire stock of Men's Suits is divided into five lots. Each lot is
piled separately, and each seierate lot sells at a uniform price. For
instance :
$ 8.45
is the price of the first lot in which von will rind all
our $10, $12 and $12.50 suits.
is the price of the second lot including all our $18.90,
$13.75, $14 and $15 suits.
, i w
is the next. In this lot are all our $15.50, $10.50, $17.50,
$18 and $18.75 suits.
is the price put on the fourth lot in which aro the nob
biest, best made $19, $20, $21, $22.50 and $24 fuits you
ever saw.
at this price we are selling any $25, $37.50 ami $30 suit
in stock.
A RemarKsble Condition of Affairs, When You Consider the Time of the Year.
All Lines of Boys', Youths and CKildren's Suits and Overcoats Reduced,
In Doll
9 dozen 16-inch
kid body dolls,
worth 76c each,
50 c
These are the
J. D. Xestner
Dolls of
"3s bhW
Just received an
invoice of good heavy
reversible Rugs in
beautiful design and
Size 31x62 inches,
chiefs for the
Handkerchief of many
kinds some especially
suitable for gifts.
Our line of fine linen
Handkerchiefs with nar
row hemstitched edges
and Iwautifully emb. bor
ders would please the
most exacting. $3.60, $2,
$1.60, $1 and on down
the list to the 3o kinds.
Bee our pure linen hem
stitched handkerchiefs
men's and ladies' at
for a cfuaster.
would arrive in a few days. Tne money
failed to turn up. An inquiry sent to
W at kins elided t be fact that the man
bad left for Happy Camp, Cal. The
borrowed horse and saddle were found
tbe roadside near Watkins. Word was
sent to the sheriff of Siskiyou coontv,
who captured the man and promptly
laoded him in jail. Vernon is a bad
character, or at least his record in this
vicinity would prove each, and it is the
belief of the officers who bave blni in
custody thai be was implicated in tbe
Eugene train robbery.
Gift I To Be In Bond.
Washington, Dec. 12. It transpires
that tbe rift of 110.000.000 which Andrew
Carnegie tendered to President Roosevelt
for the founding of e great institution for
hiirher education was not an offer of $10,.
000,000 in cash, but tbe per value of that
amount in bonds of tbe United Mates
Steel Corporation. Tbe offer of tbeae
bonds is embarrassing to tbe administra
tion, owing to tbe complications wbicb
might arise if the government accepted
them, aod tbe president, it isoederstood,
is now in correspondence with Mr. Car
negie about tba matter. It if understood
to be bis desire that the bonds be con
verted into cash. If ibis is done tba only
obstacle in tba path ol tbe acceptance of
tbe generous gift of Mr. Carnegie will be
moved. Pending tbe result of tbis
oorrespoodeoee Mr. Carnegie's offer is
being wllbbeld from panares.
A Hint....
buy ber a
nice cosy pair
of bouse shoes.
Nothing really
more appreciated.
af, gflfeb.
Ladies' felt, far trimmed Juliets,
in red, viae, black and
brown 1.50
Misses', red and brown . . .$1.35
Children's eizss at l.OO
1 M Williams S Co.
Use's Hum it ,
Just wet the affected part freely with
Mysterious Palo Core, a Scotch remedy,
and tbe pain la gone. Sold by Clarke k
Sati.a.4 ?!.
are tbe bast advertisers far Foley's
Haui mmA Tar anal all who use it acre
that HUasaaeodM resneor w
or sot longs, uerae an.
Sexton & Walther
Hardware, Iron
and Steel
A full line of MMfXiE A BEACH
aw hvi'khiun nicr.ii HAflubs, aoo
if Cook and Meeting stoves.
FARMING I MPLKUKNI-N. sewnis for liooster Drills, J. I. Case Steel Far as
Hairo. ami Plows. Murine- Tessb Harrows, Hissell Chilled Plows, MllebeJI Wag.
oas and Harks, Hrnnry Buaies.
...Star Windmills...
With Ball and Killer bearings, aod fully warranted.
Write us lor prices and eaialogurs.
All orders entrusted to us will have prompt atteatloe.
Prices always right.
The only Exclusive Hardware Store in tba city.
Lyon's French Periodical Orot
Strictly vegetab
.v harmless, eare to
Greatest known female remedy-
turn ggaiyaM
en. C. ttsejay. Tk Dalian, Or.