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About Wallowa chieftain. (Joseph, Union County, Or.) 1884-1909 | View This Issue
County Official Paper.
City Official Paper.-
THE REPKESESTATIVE KEWSPAPEK OF WALLOWA COVSTV.
VOL. v IX NO. 16.
ENTERPRISE. OREGON- DECEMBER H ho:.
WHOLE NO. Oi-
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his is to be the hntfnpr ven- ;.. U. t.:,. .1 -
... 1U LUC lll!5Lury OI ltle iil2P store Fall Tr.irTp wi
neve. . extensive before. Proof of the drawing a.,ai;nm ? ? !
A,H . , nr 1 uui ue araw mg qualities of our immense stock and
om : ncc. W e are never satisfied.",' want to mathis month and-' our Holi
day 1 ; surpass all previous selling efforts. Our j-ecent -'large addition to our store
7 V, ' uuwum Ior sPace- ery nook and corner.of tnk&ig store is
pled nth offerings to careful and' discriminating buyers. , The prefej-Jleiidaj Sea
son uii.;rs in our ' " . ,.w-. 3
The Ten Years the present company lias beerfsMnV'ttiftnntiir
continued progress. The constant increase of our vearlyilea iuTs 'p
top notch oi up-to-date merchandising.
has been one of
yeaclyf sales .has 'placed us at the
Never was our Vsto'cTr'W extensive or our
sales m larp-e. Kenlizino- flint -tiie ivrmt;fi : r.ii
a o -""v .v. uuuumm wspciii.j 'VA. Liiiy in v auow a toun t
argues for hedvy Holiday Purchasing, we have anticipalEerVsn. of buying oy prJvid
rag an unusual and extensive Holiday selections. .. ;;..,.'":.; - )
Santa Clans Will Have Possession
He will present the usual' assortment of staple holiday offermg.ssupplementei.
by all purchasings' of the seasons nbvelties from the. markets of ithe. ICast and West.
Toys and novelties' iri endless' array wijj tfe here to. bring Joy and gladness to the littl.
ones. The purchasing power of tile dollar was never greater than now. You can bt
suited in your. buying be the purchase large or" small.
We, have espeoial, pride in this tinei -All tlie up-io-Jate
lines in Ties. Four-in-hands, Butterfly Bows, and
the Dress Ties in convorittonal black and white. Gloves
in correct styles. An exceptional line of every day, dress
and fancy shirts.
It costs but little to dress In style when
you buy here Wo can outfit you in ready-to-wear
Clothing, in standard and fashion
able fabrics, or if you prefer a . tailor-made
Ar 'Krticul4rli wnsouable just how.
Hot: "cm :thttrt,jywLQUr . Irhesi - .1
Ltfis, Jacket 5
,,, Bought in the Fashion Center of ibt
Eust. These garments by IReii
faultless make, ' stylish appearance
and reasonable prfecf irresistnble ap
peal to the laily1 ffll4 wishes to ilres
in coaifoft and af the same t' Hie ir
perfect styb.': ;Weire offering gar
lwMit's itr vandus-ipiaHties of clotl
prices. We can suit any purse
. No matter w little you pay j-ou
get style' anfl-effect quality as well.
. . . Vei!(foJi;i.v.tuu.ij.ne of furs. Tlies
will be Khapped'itp quick 'therefore
be prompt in' buying. Ajllayket or
tw makes a most usefui'.'ftd ac-
''"" ' -eeptable present
uluiikds and Comforts
This is one of our strongest lines.
Wo ;i ! showing exceptional values
in Ihtvc . very,,. ,easpnailc 'goods.
We have fcWrfi, heavy, all
wool, 0.jPWdeea'nrirt"or $5.00
-K-'hat is ,i(M?ffiftwbrtrgtwn for com
fcijttjP..' You can "get the
hla iikw? i fttrt2Bfrt-wJf roy, with
r.,. yj!ictl cijiored : st ripe.s"oF1n moroon(
I; a cl?Bla:et8 at Jess
Hceey awl "ff'ap, NTo hotter -present,
:: ',-than tMti(Hm 'fa.
..... . .:x ; ,
Nefrer was our line so In ge We ca'n-suit you in price,
style and quality. ""Mteft fashioii yi Ladies'-.and Gentle
men's Shoes. Our stock is h oofii )lete fts;libjral buyinc
can make it.. We can save you"raoncy-o,h your winterV
purchasing. All styles and weight in Arties ,.;and Uubber.
Heavily loaded shelves of the geisohs,' bst,- greet you
p're.StaoleM in all lines.' Seasonable res goods in var-
Telythat' insures quicK s.yieeuou. , ..uyw,m uiu i.u.,
W but, much 'ruier! ' To 'seeTtltabuy. ;You will have to-
Z An invo ofhew'peti'ngs and Floor OA Cloth ,nrt
heavy kid UVis WWr ""
j V(1ry sliowiviia-Jtlvs
1 H '
- line of Ork-ntal -Tapestry and
Chenille table cohere. Something that
will instantly appeal to any hcusew'ife
Elaborate designs in various colorijogs.
W.ien in doubt buy one of these. ,-
J3 1,7 s , -ia m
lieHaid away for Ia!e;;riy
The new foot ball grounds will be ;
initiated nd instroduced te the pub- I
lie on Christinas by a foot ball pirn,- j
between benedicts and mnrri,l mr, :
The proceeds will be applied toward i
iiuing tiis indebtedness of tlie Ath !
letio Association. Both sides )iav- !
sized up their timber uml expect t,
spring tig siirprises on each othe
when the game is railed
L. Berland the harness dealer snjv
that it is n foregone conclusion tk,t
if he has unythiiR to do nith th,
foolball game on Chrintnias the cingl.
nen will not have a ghoHt of a chanc
Forsythc, tlie drapgijst, says that i
te is placed in the position of full Imc
n the niarriel men's (mm Cliristi.,,
that the youths of the oniiositn tear.
can't be scon even with his enti,
stock of eyeglasses,
Snyder the barker pjh-h that he 1
not satisfied, with Prentiss II
center rush in the inun-i'-d nifn
team an 1 would like to ha v.; the y
If Dr. A lilt is iilnVed n one "f t'.
halfbacks in tb foot ball tcuni I,
says the round end plays will be fn
Tlie single men are -kickinir ali.mt
the Iliarrit'U HH-H i'nl,r,r inr . ..
and prpfustiional playor in tin- its y
of fcaxn Pacj, foiAicrcly of Lusiii.
But thq I cnedic s I rw nn i,fVset b.
objecting to Claijfle Lock wood 11s
p ayor ;0fii, Elghi
rr. . , I ...
iuc single miii tira taiikin;
Attorneys llodgii an 1 Shoal 1 i 11 w i
ning the y.u.mi ;or them even if th.
ivo to carry tlie hall to the siipix-n,
ttorneys Cook i DcPiic refuse t
tak 1 art in the coming foot bl
game on t he' "Von 11 Is "that iheyar
Oil. .if the C-il-nnrition. WliU,, Tt.,
leij-i wauts.'the gunv postiioiHHl nn
ie c'i bave some new rules in
opte . . til,- ictris'iiti re in Jununr
How The fr u&t Does It
Spokane tjobbcr cm testify that
least on trust. th i t tmt. h
sharp cht'ws baneath the velvet. T 1
Pacific oat salt trust has been co 1
trollinflF tlr; Spokane market an
forcintJiocal dealers and co-.iiiii,)rs t,
pay artificial prices 'prices above t'
easterfc rate plus the freight rat
This ifpokane jobber assorted a so'n
wuatiiiowy American right to Im
wherfc.he could L'ot the m-.ibi.-t tli
chefest. lie sent east for a carlo;.
01 $hoapcr salt, and had pleasan
though; abo li increased prolit
Tiy. i-ere hhort lived. The Pacifi
Cubst trust heard of th
aoitio'n and took step to punish thi
bit of Hpikune indupendance. B
ajUv liat it put down the nrioe. of it
in tin Spokane market below tli-
Pice at which the audacious j ibb -
Kin llfl'i,rl f.,i tti.ll u...,.t
j . . u,o mnbvi u nil, i
iid tno result is a lovs to the deale:
who brought in the earloa 1 of com
petitive salt. In other words it ser
yes sharp notice ou pokanp dealer
that they will be pipiisliod if they
assert the time honored .right of
buying where they please. To a treat-
eror loss extent this is tin under
lying principle that .animates all
monopolies. It is a vicious influence,
and the Atnorican people will not
rest content until thy have found a
way to correct the growing abuse.
NViee is hireby given, that I havo
s illi uent funds on hand to pay all
Wallowa county warrants presented
for payment prior to June 1st. 1SH)1
Interest ou warrants included in
ahove call ceases' DoC. 6th 1902.
At the head of Trout creek a Black
Stallion1 branded fa. J. on the left
shoulder arid has" a 'wire cut on right
froit oot, collar imd saddle marks
and was shod in front. Finder will
please notify T. M. Littleton, 'Enter
.'i lie, Orcgori and receive reward.
We will help you get your due by selling
At prices that can't be beat.
Dry Goods, Ladies Furnishings
A complete line of drv jrootls and ladies fur
nishings, up-to-date and lirst class in every par
ticular. Also a nice line of iurnishings for the
We always carry a large lotk of notions,
where you can get anything; and everything you
want in this line. If 3011 are in doubt what to
buy for a Christmas present come in and exam
ine our line of jewelry and dainty notions.
We are constantly adding to our sto:k of
millinerv, and if we haven't what you want our
Milliner will make a hat that becomes you, and if
the fashion doesn't suit hhe can modify the fashion
to suit your case .
Our stock of Gerit's Furnishings inclttc'es
Hats, Caps, Ready-made Clothing; Shoes, it
anil Rubbers, Uloves, Underwear, work shirts;
dress Shirts, woolen and cotton socks, handkerJ
chiefs, mufflers, tics, collars, etc. we also have
the agency for the Star' Tailoring Company of
Our stock of Hardware is complete so whe n
you" want something in this line come in and
examine our goods anl get our prices.
we have just received a carload of New
Moline wagons and buggies and if you arc con
templating making a purchase of either let us
give you prices on both that are down to bed rock.
We carry a nicely assorted line of groceries
and as we order small lots at a time, and order
often our stock is always fresh.