Overcoat Sale To ck'iin up the baluticii of our ovorcoais wo mako tho follow inj: sweouig roductioiip; $7.00 Coats go at $5-00 $8.00 Coats go at $5.75 $9.00 Coats go at $6.75 $ J 0.00 Coats go at $7.50 $12.50 Coats go at $9.50 $ J 4.00 Coats go at $Jt.50 All other price coats not mentioned are re duced in same proportion. Baer St 729 MAIN - I GENERAL NEWS. Damn Covers, minister of tho Netherlands at Wasnlugtou, has been transferred to Home. Twenty-seven per cent of the . deaths in Chicago since last summer have been caused by pneumonia. Ono hundred thousand barrels of J flour have been booked by Minneapo-, lis mlllcrt. for Japan within the past 10 days. The strike of employes of the Indi an Harbor. (111.) Steel works has tailed, and the men have returned to work at their old wages. The Russian government has plae-' ed an order with the Armour Com-' pany for 1.500.000 pounds of meat, j delivered at San Francisco by Janu ary 22. j John Morrlss Is dead at Chllllcothe. Mo., aged 74. Ho was a very wealthy stockman, and shipped Into Missouri tho tlrst blooded Shorthorn and Here ford bulls over brought Into the state. The Union Hallway Company, of Pennsylvania, a line belonging to An drew Carnogie, and operated between j jus properties, win ituucu tut: "uftco of all employes 10 per cent January 1st. Colonel H. U Thomas, for 31 years a translater In the state department at Washington, is dead, aged G8 years. He spoke, wrote and translat ed French. Spanish, Italian, German, Norwegian, Danish, nutoh, Portu guese, Hebrew, Arabic and (Jreek. PACIFIC NORTHWEST NEWS. Carl Johnson, a pioneer of Oregon City, died .Monday with dropsy, aged 82. George Griffith, an Oregon pioneer ot 1849, 1h the owner of a $S gold piece which ho has carried In his pockets for 52 years. John Ditchburn, a Portland law yer, is being tried In disbarment pro ceedings, on charges brought by the State Uar Association. Jackoy Smokalem, a Puyallup In dian, beat his squnw to death on the reservation near Tacoma, Monday. The buck was drunk at the time. Eugene Ware, pension commis sioner, says If he over moves away from Topeka. Kan., it will be to -orao to Portland, Or., to reside per manently. The Direct Legislation League of Oregon, is preparing a bill to bo sub mitted to tho people, through the Ini tiative, providing for direct primary nominations of all officers. The receipts of the Juneau, Alaska, land office for the past year wore $2,696, and tho oxpenses $4,7G1. only 30 original homesteads being filed in the district during tho year. At a watch meeting on New Year's ve, members of Mlspah Presbytorl. an church, at Portland, will burn up a promissory note Just paid off by tho church, to the bulling fund. It Is believed by tho Canadian gov ernment that the head tax of D00 each. Imposed by tho dominion gov ernment upon tho Chinese, will vir tually end in Chinese exclusion. Mrs. Charles O. Denning, of Che halls, Wash., a brldo of but two hours, stepped off the Northern Pa cific ferry at Kalama, Monday morn ing, and was rescued while sinking the second time, A member of tho Stanford Univer sity Glee Club, was arrested In Ore gon City Monday for stealing,, a sou venir silver spoon from a saloon there. Ho, was searched and Uic spoon was not found, Tho club left town in a very ruffled stato of mind over the Incident. SAMPLE BARGAINS i la Real Estate 7 3200 acres good wheat lautl J Well watered ana tmproveu. $12.50 per acre. 1000 acre stock ranch, All . .fenced. Raises 200 tons of hay; has running water; open rangeinearby, $5000. 10. room house and two lots, Modern conveniences, if 2 500. 1 All on Easy Terms. E. T. WADE & SON I. O. Iiox 3.M 'I'liono Jllack 1111 Office In'li. O, Bldg Dafley9 STREET HOTEL ARRIVALS. Hotel Pendleton. W O Golden, Sumptcr. William Mnher, Portland. C. M. Smith, Portland. W. A. Starks. V. H. .Morse. Walla Walla . W. I). Chamberlain, M. A. Lynch and wife, Spokane. W. M. Wee, Walla Walla . F. K. Simpson, Atlanta. M. H. Patton, Spokane. W. .11. Roberts, Spokane. A. 15. Mcllreeue, Portland. .1. Fred Fisher, Spokane. Jesse Cohen, Victoria, Al Feldonhelmer, San Francisco. j. J Sullivan, St. John. Frank Anderson. Idaho. Kmll Petersburg, Unite. Hotel Bickers. Albert Uehm, Portland. J. Maids, wife and son, Portland. J. W. llradloy. 1). Hill and wife. W. H. Johnson, Walla Walla . W. T. Shaw. Kd Haw-as. (i. J. McEvoy, Starbuck. F. J. Allison, Starbuck. Joo Kohler. Fossil. Sam Lee, Spokane. Charles B. llarlie. Richland. J. R. English, Weston. .1, G. Scott and wife, Helix. Perry Hakcr, Vancouver. F. M. Coffee, Camas. W. II. Weucr, Walla Walla. Mrs. Lizzlo Carter. .Mrs. J. R. Morrison. Deafness Cannot Be Cured. by looat applications, as they cannot reach tup ill.-ca.-iwt portion of tho ear. There Is only ono way to cure deafness, and that Is by constitutional remedies. Deafness Is canned by an Inflamed condition ot the mucoiH lining of the Eustachian Tube. When this tube Is Inflamed you hare a rumbling sound or Imperfect hearing, and when it Is entirely closed. Deafness ts the rexult, and unless the Inflammation can be taken out and this tube restored to Its normal condition, hearing will b de stroyed foreTer; nine cases ont of ten arc cnu&eil by Cntarrh. which la nothing but an inflamed condition of the mucous sur faces We will give One Hundred Dollars for any case ot Deafness (caused by catarrh) that cannot be. cured by Halls Caturrh Cure. Bend for circulars, tree. V. 1. CIU:NI:Y & CO.. Toledo. O. Sold t-y druggists, 73c. Hall's family I 'Ills are the best. SHAKESPEARE AT THE FRAZER Marie Walnwright In "Twelfth Nlghf on January 2. The announcement that Miss Marie Watuwrtght will appear al the Frazor In a magnificent revival of Shakes- IHjaro's "Twelfth Night" on January 2, must bo looked upon as ono of tho groat events ot the season. Man agcr Jules Murry, who presents this charming actress In this revival, has spared no expense In this produc tion. The best scenic artists, the best stage direction, the best cast and tho best costumes nave each provided their quota In this magnificent pro duction. .Miss Walnwright Is tho ac knowledged exponent of Viola, having played the part more than a thousand times, and In her support are artists Identified with Shakespearean plays and tho parts they Impersonate In "Twelfth Night." Tho bower scene, tho sea coast and Olivia's gardon, are especially threo scenes of wonderful beauty. The music also has boCn made a special feature r Strayed, From Ilowman'n ranch, on McKay Creole, seven miles from Meacham, In October, threo head ot horses. Ono 3-year-old roan horse, branded Q on loft hip. Ono 2-yoar-oId bay horse, branded Q on left hip, Ono 2-year-old bay filly, branded Q on left blp. A reasonable reward will bo paid tor In formation leading to tho recovqry, Address W. Ilrummott, Meacham, Or. PREJUDICED AGAINST TRIB. Dr. L. E. Bulllnger, of San Francisco, Expresses an Opinion Regarding the Greatest Liquor Habit Cure on Earth. Dr. U E. Ilullliigor. ot San Francis co, writes: "I was prejudiced against TRI1) coming to mo as It did, but l boo now that 1 was mistaken. I hitvo been traveling In England mid tho Eastern states much latolyand find much evldouco of TRIH'S good work. I bought twenty.flvo treatments for friends, and every one has douo Its work well." Olympla Beer Olympla Ceer. The most popular brand for family uso. On draught at Anton Nolto's. Ho also handles tho uottled beer In ,u OREGON. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1903. DAILY EAST OR'. GONIAN, peMnLETON, Rl:aorl' OF MARRIAGE OF MISS BESSIE MILLER AND WALTER GINN Severe' Case of inflammatory Rheum atism Family Reunion of the Copplcs Christmas Trees and a Program at Each of the Three Churches Nilss Stella Anderson Is Attending College at Ellensburg. j . Athena, Doc. 27. Miss Ilessle Mil ler anil Walter Glnn were tmltqd in tho holy bonds of matrimony, ChilsN mas five, December 21, at 2 o'clock, at tho homo of Mr. and Mrs. Dene Held In Weston. Miss Rcsslo Miller wns a niece of Hugh Worthlngton of this city. Mr. and Mrs. Worthlngton anil sou Emory attended the wed ding. After the wedding feast was disposed of, Mr. and i.,vs. Glnn took the evening train for Portland, where they will spend their honeymoon The young couple are well nud fav orably known In this city nud West on, and have ninny friends who wish them a long and hnppy lite. Ira Looney of this city, who has been spending several weeks at Port land, haK returned home. . Roy E. Heck, who Is teaching school al Holdmnn, spent Christmas in Athena wuh his parents. He will spend tho rest ot the holidays on his homestead In Franklin county. Miss Ressle Watts, stenographer at tho county clerk's olllce, spent Christmas with her parents. Miss Eva McDonald of Walla Wal la Is spending n fow days visiting her sister, Mrs. Jinks Dudley. Miss Ruth McAlioy of this city has been seriously 111 at her home with a sovere attack- of Inflammatory rheu matism. She Is slowly Improving nl present. Sheriff Tavlor spent ciiristmns in the city at the homo of. his patents. Mrs. M. L. Watts' sister, .Miss Stella Anderson, a graduate from the Weston Normal last year, and who is attending the Normal school ut El lensburg, Is home on a two weeks visit with Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Watts of this city. Family Reunion. A family reunion was held on Christmas day at tho homo of Rob ert Coppic of this place. Sir. Copple had tho pleasure of having all his children at homo once more, as fol lows: Mr. nud Mrs. Alp Copple and little son of Guy, Wash.; .Mr. nud Mrs. Charley Raymond and family of Wal la Walla; Mr. and .Mrs. Will Reed of Adams; Miss Mnttlo and Art and Frank Copple of this city. Three Christmas Trees. The Christian. Ilaptlst and M. E. churches gave each a lino entertain ment Christmas Eve, and Christmas trees loaded down wllu presents. Everyone hnd a flno time. It Is said they had the most beautiful trees that ever were shown In the city. Fight Will Se Bitter. Those who will persist in closing their ears against the continual rec- ommcndntlon of Dr. King's New Dis covery for Consumption will have a long and hitter light with tneir trou bles, If not ended earlier by fatal ter mination. Read what T. It. Heall of lieall, Miss., has to say: "Last fall ray wife had every symptom of con sumption. Sho took Dr. King's Now Discovery after everything else had failed. Improvement camo at onro and four ltottles entirely cured her," Guaranteed by Tollman - Co., drug gists. Price GOc and $1.00. Trial bot tles free. M'KAY CREEK ITEMS. School Progressing Nicely and a Rounh Point In the County Road Being Repaired. McKay Creek Lee. 28, Mr. and Mrs. B. C. Kinder, who havo been on tho sick list, are pow Improving. Plowing is still In progress on many of the farms la this vicinity. Miss Sarah Huston, the now school teacher, who took tho place of E Allen, who resigned, Is giving good satisfaction and the attendance Is good. Under tho supervision of Harney Crowner and a force of men, tho rock point on tho county road known as "Stony Point" near Klddor's placo has been blasted down and smoothed over until It is now a very good piece ot road. Several farmers In this vicinity are deoply Interested In tho Pendle ton creamery project and aro ready to milk cows for that Institution whenever It starts, A Frightened Hore, Running llko mad down the street, dumping the occupants, or a hundred pthor accidents, are every day occur rences. It behooves everybody to have a reliable Salvo bandy and thcro's nono as good as Ducklen's Arnica Salvo. Hums, Cuts, Bores, Eczema and Pllos disappear quickly undor Its soothing effect. 25c at Toll' man & Co.'s drug store. Table of Mineral Hardness. Tho table of hardness nf minerals as given In "Dana's Mluoralogy" Is as follows: Talc, 1; gypsum, 2; cal clto, 3; flourlte, 4; npatlto, 5; ortbo clase. 6: quartz, 7: topaz, 8; sap phire, 9; diamond, 10. Tho hardness is measured by tho resistance which a smooth surfaco errors to nbrasln Tho degree of hardness Is determin ed by obsorvlng tho comparative caso or difficulty with which ono mln tint Is scratched by nnothor, or by a file or knife. When testing for hurdness, crystalline varieties with emcoth faces should be taken as fur aa ;,off.ll)le. Nlco clean furnished or unfurnish ed rooms, with good bed, aro bolng ATHENA advertisod for ront In tho classified RIDGE CI MITT CUTTER CREEK 'PHONE LINE IS NEARLY READY FOR USE Not Much Feeding of Stock Is Delng' Done Yot Mrs. Kurtwrlght Is Quite Sick Eighty Head of Deevcs Sold Needed Improvements Being Made In the Roads Hide Buyers Arc Active. Ridge, Dec 20. Sam Caldwell of Mahay delivered a bunch of sheep In Pendleton this week, purchased by Plalzoeder of Chris Nelson of Gill' dano !l 1! Owlllgs mid John Cllne made I .rip tu Pendleton after 'phones lor tin' lluttor creek Hue. Thuro are seven 'phones in uso now and James Nelson says the Hue will soon ho lull. The stage driver loportB lx or seven Inches of snow on the moun ii.lin between Rldgo mid Alba, hut ve.' little in the vajleys. Hardly any feeding Is being done yet. The Flitter llrow. of Uklah are straw feeding their rattle on the Wild I lot sc. near Eastland. Mrs. Leo Kurtwrlght of Makay Is l":IO SUM; JUSl "I llli-nviu. John llrowne, Pendleton's hide dealer, made n trip out south of Pilot Roc'iv r. few days ago. Mr. and Mrs. E. T. llletel and fam ily ot Pilot Rock have moved to Pen dleton. Pilot Rock's road boss Is making gient toad Improvements In that vic inity, .le has Just completed the jjrmlo tuning Into Pilot Rock from Pi t tlleton and got up it good piece of worl. Jiuit.s II. WhllaldM- returned home to spend the holidays from St. Jo heph's readonly, A loitl.itu' hide buyer was out on IlutK i i reel; doing business last week.' (). A. .Slmouton lost u saddle horse to a friend a fow days ago and when the uentlemau reached the feed yard of William lloynton of Pendleton the lioihe fell deau shortly after being unsaddled. rhonias Ogle is on the sick list again with kidney complaint and rheumatism. Thine was a line ball ut the homo or Mr. and .Mis. C. R. Cate, of Gur daue, Christmas Eve. A nice time mid a line attendance-. Wo have been having cool weather of nights of late, with sumo fog and snow. Eighty Head of Beeves Sold. Ed llhroni of Uklah returned home last week from selling his booL He Miys he and others around Alba nud I'kluh fold Si) head. Convent Sold. Patrick Doherty has purchased the Roman Catholic convent nt Vinson, and has converted It Into a residence. If you are troubled with Impute blood, Indicated by sores, pimples, headaches, etc., e would recommend Acker's Blood Elixir, which we sell under a positive guurantee. It will always cure Scrofulous or Syphilitic poisons and all blood diseases. COc and $1.00 F. W. Schmidt & Co. The American lirldge Company, at Philadelphia, has reduced the wages of all employes from 10 to 20 per cent BABY'S FUTURE Something for Mothers to Think About Lives of Suffering and Sorrow Averted And Happiniss and Prosperity Assured by CuticuraSoap,OintmentandPills When All Else Fails. Every child born Into the world with o Inherited or early doveloped ten dency to distressing, disfiguring hu mours of the skin, scalp and blood, becomes an object of the most tender solicitude, not only becauna of Its suffer ing, but becauso of the dreadful fear that tho disfiguration Is to be lifelong and mar Its future happiness and pros perity. Ilenco, It becomes the duty of mothers of such aflllcted children to ac quaint themselves with tho best, the purest and most effective treatment available viz., The Cutlcura Treatment. Warm baths with Cutlcura Soap, to clcanso tho skin and scalp of crusts aud scales, gentle applications or Cutlcura Ointment, to allay Itching, Irritation and Inflammation, and soothe and heal, and mild doses of Cutlcura Resolvent, to cool tho blood In tho severer cases, aro nl that can bo desired for the siiecdy relief anil permanent euro of skin tor tured Infants and children, oud tho com fort of worn-out parents. Millions of women lis-o Cutlcura Bonn assisted by Cutlcura Ointment. forZl hirvlnS, purifying utid beautify!,,, tl0 sltln, scalp, hnlr and hands, for annoy, lug Irrltatlous und weaknesses, ami for many janatlve, antiseptic purposes '"""J ""BHCBV Hicmsoivcs, to-1.ft'i,KtacTiuJX7Ji.Sg Niltl inrOurtuinlfh u.l,l r...l. . . ... ADVANCE IN NEWS GATHERING Wonderful Increase In Facilities for Printing Newspapers. In 1880 the Now York World ru ported tho buttle of Majuba Hill In six lines, but so rapid was tho exten sion of news gathering that, 14 years later, events In tho saniu quarter ot tho globo woro reported In tho groat American dallies by cnblo nB fully on though closu at hand. The destruction ot St. Piurre, Mai'. Unique, In 1902, by an eruption of Moid It lee, may ho mentioned as im illustration or this tendency. Cable grama concerning Hint groat disaster leached American uowspnpors by way of Ilrazll, tho Azores, and Great Ilrlthln, costing tho recipients from $2 to ?l per word, with fees for precedence. The Lone Star State. Down In Toxub nt Yoakum Is a llg dry goods firm or which Mr. J. M. duller is the head. Mr. Httllcr on one of his trips Knst to buy goods snld to it friend who was with him In tho pnliico ear: "Here, take ono of thoso Little Rally Hlcors upon retiring and you will be up early In tho morning feeling good." For tho "dark brown" taste, headaeho and that logy feeling DeWltfs I.lttle Rarly ItlsorH are ilio best pills to use. Sold by Tollman & Co. State Printing Office Closed. Salem, Dec. 29. The stato print ers olllce is temporarily sum iiiiwn, but It Is expected that in ubuut a week or ton days work will begin on the senatu und house journals, to bu followed by that of printing tho sos- slon laws, providing work for the full rro for about a month, --------- A 4. A A 1 f n m. m if m m m . for a rew uays uniy Lantique Ware Vases n .iiik w f i --sfi ww ri i t. lArumiK Perfecto Wate Vases a w w jr r o goods at a very low HgUfe, anoaswe t.t fpw pWps fp.ff this oiler will not long. BROCK & McCOMAS DRUGGISTS V4...4..-.-4.----------"" ' f-"I""-!" I---!"--T ' DFrDTr.7UC WHIN &UiiVAW IN A FEW TREATMENTS MISS NEWMAN The Krisnoh Beauty Doctor, will improve 14 1 1 t ttiitn ran. jii. ut physical culture and developing -u-.-isl.es from the face. Feet treatd. Gtm w" . . h rnii iug remedies for sale. FcSoNS i Mi.c Mi-uminn will l!IVe L.li33-'"J beautifying to some lady. Office Hours, 3.30 tc 9 P-1"- ----- I tT TC h ir ntu ni our iiiiiuK"uv . . u 1 in', ni 1 1 1 r: 1 id w . .1. -1 . . " ,itin DUlli. . l,cr,PCt;" , : machined uroveu ,11. w uo - , 1. mm pose. VVO WUIUU u t"V a Rin,rr n.i trial. We Know - "-e . . mein"' w 1 1 1 iiu iiir ii 11 ini ii n payment down and th om' mente. 1 . uiiice " P. A. LOVETAIW " - r,vntf Crvsti!,.j , vi n and I t Drueoist. P,. iJi.A.l.i i I . Oil nnl Cma.tfj Arc mi.ir.intw.il A ----- -.vus.uaa, . .In MHIUft " n -iifr ru WE. H - .C I ,wltl''"',u ..ifuuri"" ... Illtt-v ..... Dl tlowell11. all or y ;((,rc( columns.