Capital journal. (Salem, Or.) 1919-1980, February 03, 1920, Page PAGE EIGHT, Image 8

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All grading on th Columbia River
Highway from Portland to Pendleton
Is now either under contract or com
- pleted with the exception of a lt-mile
tretch between The Dalle and the
Deschutee river, according to Her
bert 8. Nunn. stata engineer, who re
turned Monday from a tour of Inspec
tion over the highway. Nunn declares
himself aa hlchly pleased with the
progres of the work on the highway
aa well as with the character of the
work already completed.
From Pendleton to Echo, tl miles,
the eroding ia Bearing completion
and will be open to travel about Juno
1. Nunn states.
From Echo to Willows, B miles
the highway Is completely graded ana
gravelled and open to traffic This
stretch Is a real "High epeea oaa ,
according to Nunn and is an easy two
hour run by auto. The work has stood
up well under the winter traffic and
la in every particular a standard high
way. At Willow the piers of a new bridge
across Willows creek are fifty per
cent completed and the bridge will be
opened to travel in about 90 days do
ing away with another pay ferry at
From Willows to Arlington, 11
miles, the grading and gravelling will
be completed by June 1, and the road
will be open to travel by May 1, a
month earlier.
Oracling on the highway between
Arlington and Blalock is about 16 per
cent completed.
From Blulock to the Deschutes riv
er the entire stretch is under contract
for grading and the work is proceed
ing rapidly. The grading will be ready
for traffic about August 1, Nunn
The Deschutes river bridge contract
is progressing most satisfactorily with
all the piers poured and one steel spau
already in pluce.
Work on the John Day river bridge
has Just been completed, Nunn states,
eliminating another toll ferry from
the highway route.
Grading work on the highway be
tween Hood River and Mosler Is 85
per cent complete and will 'be finish
ed, within three weeks. This piece of
Work constitutes one of the most im
portant gaps in the entire highway,
according to fJunn, eliminating as it
does one of the most dangerous ronds
on the river route. Construction work
on this stretch has cost approximate
ly $50,000 per mile. The road will be
open for trafflo within the next thir
ty days.
From Hood River to Portland all
the grading has been completed and
all paving with the exception of 11
miles and two paving plants are al
ready set up and ready for work as
soon as the sun shines. It is expect
ed that the paving on this stretch
of highway will be completed by July
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LOUHrt rnuii ILU
New York. Feb. 5. An outline of
the plan for a merger of approximate
ly 21 evangelical Protestant church
bodies, under the nam of the United
Church of Christ in America, which
is to be acted upon by the Interchurch
Council of Organic Union at a three-
day conference beginning in Phila-
delphla today, was made public nere
today at the headquarter of tlie
Presbyterian church, the originators
of the movement
The plan approved by an ad inter
Ira committee of SO Protestant cler
gymen of various denominations ap
pointed last December, carries a pre
amble declaring faith in God and
other fundamentals of Christian
ity as "a common heritage of the
evangelical churches." It provides (lj
complete autonomy in purely denom
inational affairs; (2) formation of
council, a representative body, meet
ing bleannually, through willed the
united church will act; (3) represen
tation to be on the basis of two min
isters and two laymen for the first
100,000 communicants and two minis
ters and two laymen for each addi
tional 200,000 or major fraction there
of; (4) that constituent churches ex
cept as limited by the plan, "shall
continue the exerciss of their several
powers and functions as the same ex
ists under the denominational con
stitution;" (5) that the council shall
harmonize and unify the work of the
churches, including missionary ac
tivities, evangelism, social sen-ice and
religious education.
It is pointed out that the recommen
dations of the ad Interim committee
are but steps In a movement for creat
ing "a real ecclestlcal entity, with ec
clesiastical powers, holding and ad
ministering ecclesiastical property and
funds of such united church." This
it is said, may require a trying out per
iod. "After the plan shall have been
In operation for a term of years," the
announcement states, "the importance
of divisive names and creeds and meth
ods will pass more and more Into the
dim background of the past, and ac
quire even In the particular denomina
tion Itself, a merely historical value,
and the churches then will be ready
for and will demand a more complete
The form of union advocated, it Is de
clared, "does not interject Into the deli
berations of the council any disputa
tious topic, any question of the valid
ity of orders or of the modes and sub
jects of baptism or of the formulation
of a speclfio or comprehensive creed."
The hope Is expressed that "the evan
gelical churches may give themselves
with a new faith and ardor to the pro.
clamatlon of the gospel, which ig the
only hope of our stricken world, and
to all those ministries of Chriatlan love
and leading for the community, tne
nation and the nations, by which they
shall reveal to men the mind of Christ
and hasten the coming of his Klne-
Emphasis Is placed by the commit
tee on the "federal union" feature of
the proposed amalgamation. "It is an
organic union," the report says, "that
has the vital principle of growth and
development. The council has definite
functions and duties and these func
tions and duties may from time to
time be developed In like manner as
the functions of our federal govern
ment In the United States may from
time to time, by constitutional amend
ment, be modified or enlarged."
The proposed Constitution of tne
United Church of Amerlna. 1IM rnvlRnil
sets forth the following as It Article
of Faith:
"The United Church nf Chi-lat nni
adopting any school or creed, recog
nises In the historic creeds of the evan
gelical communions varying express
ions or their common Christian fulth.
It avows their common belief in God
the Father, Infinite in wisdom, good-
noB ana love; and in Jesus Christ, His
son, or Lord and Saviour, who for us
and for our salvation, lived and died
and rose again and llveth evermore;
In the Holy Spirit, who takcth of the
things of Christ and revealeth them
to us, renewing, comforting, and In-
sntrlna' the bouIh of mn tn th.
Scriptures by which the will of God is
vtvniDu, in me cnurcn, tne living
Douy or unrist: In the snprnmenU nf
baptism and the Lord's Supper, insti
tuted by Chrlut and comiiiittri l,v M.
to the church; nnd In life eternal bey-
" me grave, it accords Its members
ootn as groups and ns Individuals In all
Increase of UU barrels more than the
Kavloua high record of lust Novem
ber. Of the total number of wells
drilled, 420 were "dusters' 'and 147
reduced gas.
Hines to Outline Stand
On Wage Demand Today
employes Presented last Jiilv. Th an.
liouncement will be made at a confer
ence with oftIiers of brotherhoods and
ether ralroad union. No Intimation
was given by officials as to th con
tout of the dlretcor general's reply.
Artfruuke Joseph Most
. Likely to Be Named King
Budapest, Jan. 81. Hesitation of
rohduke Joseph as king by the Hun
gcrlan national assembly seem prob
eble a a result of the strong royalist
tendency in this country. This move
1'ient perautts despite objections to the
llapsburg on the part of the allies and
Hungarian loclullgta,
op or bishops, superintendent or sup
erintendents chosen by it in the prose
cution of their duties and have super
vision of missionary, educational, Sun
day school and corporate administra
tion. The central authority la tba United
Church, it is proposed, will be vested
in a National conference. It will meet
annually and will be composed of two
delegates chosen by each synod, with
two additoinai for such number of
churches in each Synod as shall nui
the conference membership not less
than (00 or more than 1,000 at any
Washington, Feb, J President Wil
ton contracted a cold several days ago
and had a narrow escape from influ
enza, hi physician, Rear Admiral
Grayson, said today. Every precau
tion Is now being taken to protect the
president, Dr. Grayson an Id, and no
person with even the suspicion of a
cold ia permitted to enter his room.
Dr. Grayson said the president was
steadily, though slowly Improving.
03" Production During
January Sets Record
Oil City. Ta.. Feb. S In anil
unfavorable weather conditions dur
lug January 2, 114 wells were com
pleted and production msgregated 452,
SOT barrels In the oil regions of tin
tviintry, according to the monthly re
view of Tho Derrick made publio to
u"J". ... n Bi.i,n aim nm HlulvmuItlS m all
The production figures showed nn leHHor matters that broad liberty
nrABua ,,f sal ii,. .v. 'wherewith Chrlut hnih ....
Washington, Feb. 8 Director Gen-
c-ol Hlnes today will declare the at-
......... v. (.u, , (,l(,, uii iua waKti - ""vivdi ui ii-Miernuy, oraer
titmiana or the two million railroad ana union or effort" each church ntao
, i , ! .i . . nMn(,il ...... Y..I.. m v. - I H 1 ran. ti .-. ........ I .. - .... ,,
'wherewith Christ hath not n.
Kach local church belnnirlnir h.
United church will have anthnrltv Hir
er the following: (a) control of' pro
perty held by it; (b. the terms of ad
mission or members on rnnfui,.n
faith; (o) the times and modes of
ministering the Sacrament.: ta
Initiative in the settling: or d!
of a pastor; (e) the forms of worship
used; (f) discipline of members; (g)
the cause to which It ahull pm,trii.t.
and the amounts to be given.
in tne interest of "fraternity, order
Officers Who Kidnapped
Italian General Caught
Turin, Feb. J. Four lieutenants,
five sub-llcutenant and one sergeant
of Captain Gubiiel D Aiiiiunsio g army,
vho kidnaped General Nigra, com
mander of the Italian 49th division,
intloaed at Istrla, lust Wednesday
night, are imprisoned here, after hav
ing in crossed the armistice line.
Other "desperate deeds" are charges
against them.
The raven Is the first bird mentwn
J by name in the Bible.
ship, without other condition, any per-
n oearing a certificate of dlsmiHsioh
irom any church of the United church;
(2) it will maintain I lie m,,i,i r,i,u.
vance of the sacraments 0t baptism,
wie i.ora s supper and administer bap
t!m by immersion fur f)m h
that form; (S) It will
authority of a district council and par
ticipate In its meetings through stated
ly iiuim-n aciegutes.
Local rhtirches. accorJInff tn t
plan, will be grouped geographically
....w Kiwici councils ot varying sites.
Kach church will be represented in
the council bv its lurntor miH n
gate, with an additional ,i..w,.i.
each 100 members or major fraction
inereor. ine district council's duties
will include the ordination of minis
ters and It wi 11 have "ih r
discipline or expulsion under condi
tions prescribed by the national con
ference." It also will hav tl.
to "terminate the membership of any
cnurcn refusing to meet Ha obliga
tions." Each church will be required
to pay a per capita tax of 25 cents a
member, th game to be known as
"council dues." and which will be ii,.,t
for administrative expenses.
A state synod, composed of churches
in each state, and consisting of five
delegate from each district rnunril
and five addltioaal delegates for each
35 churches or major fraction thereov
will hear and nam uonn AtmoAia rmml
th district council, support the bish-
City Methodism Marshaled
for Evangelistic Campaign
Plan are quickly taking shape for a
great Methodist forward movement in
the city. Dr. Mahood. who is the syv
cial speaker, is clearing the deck tor
action and outlining a campaign that
will count for much in the near future.
The meeting Monday night was well
attended and the message of Dr. Ma
hood was very appropriate. He stoke
from the text Isaiah 62. He made a
strong appeal to the churches to awake
to the tasks of the present day. Dr.
Mahood believes tremendously in the
gospel as the only remedy for modern
social and industrial Ills. He I un-
spalring in his denunciation of the
churches that fail to apply this saving
gospel to present needs. In a word,
he is a modern man with a modern
Be sure and hear him tonight on the
subject, "The Sights That Fail."
The large chorus choir selected from
the three eMthodlst churches, under
the leadership of Dr. Aldrich, will lead
In the singing. The Rev, P. M. Blen
kensop will sing tonight.
Governor Olcott this morning named
1 N. Day of Portland as the third
member of the committee created un
der house Joint resolution number
eight enacted by the special legislative
session for the purpose of investigat
ing the feasibility of state action in
establishing railroad connection be
tween Bend and Klamath Falls. The
other two members of the committee
are Senator Roy Ritner, appointed by
the senate, and Representative Denton
Q. Burdick of Redmond appointed by
the lower house.
The resolution provides for the In
vestigation of the feasibility of dis
mantling one of the two railroads now
operating through Deschutes cann
' to Bend and using the material in ex
tending one of the roads on to Kla
math Falls thus establishing railroad
communication between that vast
southern Oregon territory and the rest
of the state. The project also includes
the construction of a state highway
over the right 6f way of the dismantled
railroad. The commltte will report at
the next regular session of the state
'Gets-It" Stops Pain Immediately
And Corns Go Quick,
The way to handle corns ia the
tried and proved "Gets-It" way the
way that millions have found quick
est, easiest, safest and most reliable.
Four opinions were handed down by
the Oregon supreme court this morn
ing as follows:
Bertram S. Griffin, et al, appellants,
vs. Emma A, Griffin, appeal from
Yamhill county; proceeding in habeas
corpus for custody of two minor chil
dren. Opinion by Justice Bean. Judge
II. H. Belt affirmed.
Meryl E. Olds, appellant, v. Walker
D. Hlnes, director general of United
States railroad administration; suit for
damages on account of injuries re
ceived in railroad accident. Opinion by
Justice Burnett. Judge Robert G. Mor
row affirmed.
Hildegard Levlne vs. David Levine,
appeal from Multnomah county, suit
to recover money alleged to be due on
payments required in decree of di
vorce.'- Opinion by Justice Harris.
Judge Robert G. Morrow reversed and
case remanded.
Mintla S. Slattery, appellant, vs.
Nancy J. Shelly, et al, appeaj from
Lane county; suit over real estate
transaction. Opinion by Justice Ben
son. Case modified as to costs and
To any person who may be inter
ested I will state that 1 was afflicted
with CANCER involvl, g almost tho
entire lower Up for two years or more.
I consulted with Dr. H. C. Stone,
Salem, Oregon, who applied n medi
cine for five days and the CANCER
came out entire to my -greaitt satis
faction. The place healed up nicely
nnd Ican truly recommend Dr. Stone
and his treatment.
Banks, Oregon, Routi 3, Box 13 2.
What have voa to sell?
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Our Dealings Are Square
Farm machinery sold on
Liberty and Ferry Sts.
A few drops of "Gels-It" knocks
the hurt out of any corn at once and
soon loosens it so It lifts right off
without any feeling. Oh, what com
fort I How grand: to walk and danoo
and jump without a single twinge!
Why not?
"Gets-It" the never falling, guaran
teed money-back corn remover, costs
but a trifle at any drug store. Sold in
Salem and recommended as the
world's best corn : remedy by J. C.
Perry, D. J. Fry, Capitol Drug Store,
IVm, Neimeyer, Frank S. Ward, Cry
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Ladies' Days
Every Tuesday and Friday af
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Senate Passes Bill to GtC
Soldiers Increase in Pay
Washington, Feb. i. Pay increases
for officers and men of the army, na
vy, marine corps, coast guard and pub
lin hulih sorriceH atrereeatinK 59.-
509,000 for the next year are provided
in a house bill passed today by the sen
nt. rvm missioned officers will re
ceive an advance of 10 per cent and
enlisted men above tne rana or pnvaw
will receive an increase of 20 per cent
Efforts to amend the measure so as to
nrovide more money for privates were
Seattle. Wash.. Feb. 3. Passengers
who arrived here early today on a
night train from Portland reported to
the police that a thler went tnrougn
thel nersonal effects on the train
and stole $133 in cash, and checks for
$2,535. They said they suspectea a
negro passenger who left the train at
Tacoma. . v
name for the club was not chosen
until the third regular meeting held
Tuesday. At this time Kafoury Broth
ers were hosts to the club, a sump
tuous banquet being provided.
Tha emnkrveea have found in this
club the realisation of a long felt
desire to promote a spirit of co-oper
ation in the routine or tne aay ana to
provide vehicle foTthTT
of social association. J"
meetings of the club arTS
ti . . given
j oda and experiences. Th. m ffia
evenings are Interspersed l01
fellowship gatherings, when si?
lare provided for and a ! '7s"".
itiiae had. ' seala
Club Formed by Employes
Represents Social Spirit
Employes of Kafoury Brothers
Store have formed a club which will
be known as the Kafoury Clerk s
Progressive club. Although the organ
ization wa scompleted December 2, a
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36-in. plaid dress goods, yd 69c
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Romper cloth, yard 39c
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