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About The Oregon statesman. (Salem, Or.) 1916-1980 | View Entire Issue (Feb. 13, 1921)
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ITJfERE is great news for tie people of the Pacific
Jfll Coast I In the past Montgomery Ward & Co. has car-.
ried only a limited line of goods at ! Portland. Your confidence in The
Original Mail Order House, expressed in thousands of orders, has caused us to
build at Portland a Main House we have just oponed our new, complete Portland store, the
largest building on the Pacific Coast ! The new Portland store means greater service, quicker -delivery
and even more worthwhile savings on almoSt'everything for your home, workshop or farm.
in SendingYour Orders Here
THE new Portland Mont
gomery Ward & Co. store brings
the markets of the world to your very door.
It means shorter hauls and a big saving.
Freight shipments from Portland
reach any part of Oregon or Washington
in from one to three days. Idaho shipments
are completed in from two to six days;
California, three to seven days; and Nevada,
; seven to ten days. Express shipments from
Portland reach any part of Oregon or
Washington in one to two days. Idaho ship
ments take two to three days ; California,
two to four days; and Nevada, three to five
days. Parcel post shipfnents require about
the same length of time as express shipments.
Warehouse at Oakland, CaL
For the benefit of our California and Nevada
customer, we have established a warehouse at Oakland,
California. A complete line of heavy merchandise it
carried in stock at Oakland and whenever a saving in
time and transportation charges can be effected your
order will be shipped from Oakland.
have brought this
great mail order house
2,200 miles closer to you.
Look at the map and see
how Portland is located in
reference to .railroad and
shipping facilities the center
of five great trunk lines,
numerous electric lines, and
is a shipping point for ocean
This will mean that you
will have high quality goods
in quicker time and at lower
cost to you than ever!
or Your Moijey Back
The most modern facil
ities have been supplied for
handling your order. The
eight story building contains
I2V2 acres of floor space. Its
receiving platform can
accommodate 18 freight cars
A branch post office sees
that mail orders are properly
dispatched. A thousand
trained employes wil help
us Jive up to our primary
business standard "a sauare
deal for the customer.'
Do YOU ICriow
THAT Montgomery Ward & Co.' Mv Portland boat ! tb
lftrfett concrete structure of iti fciod on the Peeiie Cot?
That 25,000 cubio ymrdt of cone ret f bve beea used ia its '
eonstructicn? , I
That the t iant store is eight stories hith, ia additioa to the base .
meat, and contains twelre and bait ere s of floor space?
That a thousand persons are ready to" rre you greatest senriee
when your order is seat os? A 1
That 18 carloads of nserchaadise'caa le shipped Iron the Port
lead plant ia a single day? K ;
That a branch United States post office in the big store takes
care of all orders sent by mail -thus insuring quickest delivery
on goods purchased frooa Montgomery Ward & Co.? .
That the new plant ra located on a feaecre tract, the highest
elevation of the former Lewis and Clark Exposition Grouads?
That the Oakland warehouse is used tof the shipment of heavy
merchandise to California and Nevada points saving YOU a
great deal ia freight? $
That there is always a welcome waittng-VOU at the big store
we want you to feel AT HOME in'oirr big store.
We Want .You to! Visit Us
v WhenYou Are mPortlaxid
VOU are invited to
visit our new home. We
want you to take a complete
tour of this huge building with
an official of the company,
who will explain all points of
interest and show you how
rapidly orders are handled.
We Avant you to see our
retaH store, where articles
described in the catalog can
be seen just as they look: in
the book. We want you to
feel at home with us at ,our
new home for your coni
dence helped to build it.
Money Saved Is
Trunks and Traveling
Ato Tires and Sup-
Men's and Boys' Cloth- Stoves and Furnaces
ing and Furnishings Paints and Wall-
Baby Accessories faper
Curtains, Drapes and Roofing and Wall
Rugs, Carpets and Hardware
Beds and Bedding
Fanp Implements and
Harness and Saddles
Thousands of worth
while bargains in every line of
merchandise are offered by the big,
complete store. The price o! all
goods has been cut to the utmost-The
merchandise is of highest quality.
We will send you on request
our new General Catalog, No. 94,
quoting new, low 1921 prices on
nearly everything you wear or use.
Regardless of cost to us, all goods
arc sold on anew low 1921 basis
I Satisfaction Guaranteectbr Your Money Back 1