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FRIDAY, JUNE 4, 1009
THE ECHO REGISTER, ECHO, OREGON
No Man is Stronger
Than His Stomach
A ttroaJ it strong all ever. No nu caa be
alrool who i suffering from wtak lomaib with iu
consequent indigestion, or from soma other disease
. oi I ha alomach and iu aaaooialad organs, which im
pairs digestion and nutrition. For when the ttomach
it weak or diteated there it Iota oi the nutrition
contained in food, which it the eource oi all physical
strength. When man "doetn't (eel juat right,"
when ha doetn't sleep well, hat an uncomfortable
iecling in the ttomach after eating, it languid, nervous, irritable and despond
nt, he it losing the nutrition needed to make strength.
Sac a mam aboald use Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Dlacorarr. It core dlteate of to atomic aad other
nana of dliettloa and nutrition. It turleaea tua blood.
Inrliorate tha liter, atranithena tha kldneya, nourlibea
tha nerves, and ao GIVES HEALTH AND STRENGTH TO
THE WHOLE BODY.
You can't afford to accept a ttrrtt nostrum as a substitute (or this non
alcoholic medicine op known composition, not even though the urgent dealer
may thereby make a little bigger profit. Ingredients printed .on wrapper.
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lMrector W. II. ItoYlt
I rltANK sil.OAX
BANK OF ECHO
CAPITAL STOCK $25,000
FULLY PAID UP
We sell New York Exchange payable at any place in the
We solicit the Banking Business of this Locality.
The Key to the Secret or Good Bread
Lies in a Sack of Flour from tha
Henrietta Milling & Grain Co.
This Flour is made by the most
perfect process known to this age.
from selected Blue Stem Wheat,
making the very whitest and
most delicious bread which on ac
count of its healthful and nutri
tive qualities, is in reality
-The Staff of Life"
We roll Barley and make Alfalfa
Meal, and pay the highest prices
HENRIETTA MILLING 4 GRAIN CO.
DORN & DORN.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines
Toilet Arttolsa, PeffaaMry, latleaar
FeatoJfc Block, Echo, Oregon.
I We are now selling the
by willard acheson
Among the many nations which
have established themselves in
various localities on the face of
the earth is one, which on ac
count of its rapid growth, un
pi ralelled history and bright
prospects for the future has
been called "The Marvel of Na
tions." We as Americans are
particularly interested in the
progress of this nation, for this
! Smith, Hunt g Houser
Ranches in Tracts to Suit
Any quantities of wheat land for
160 to 2500 acres now partly in
I CITY PROPERTY 1
Of all kinds.
Northwest Realty Co,
Txfi 1 1 1 1 itifii nnininiimt 1 1
AT THE ECHO REGISTER OFFICE
marvel is the great American
Republic. It is to our nation
that the eyes of the world are
turned in wonder and admiration.
This noble young republic of the
west stands out, the envy of her
sister nations and the pride of
hei loyal subjects. Yes, young
ii. years, but old in advancement.
It is but a little more than one
hundred years since the birth of
our nation as a republic, little
more than one hundred years
since those first few seeds which
were to spring up and bear the
great Ainercan republic were
scattered on the rocky shore of
our New England coast, and yet
our nation has made far greater
advancement during these few
short years than ever Egypt
could boast of during the whole
three thousand years of her ex
istence. When we stop to con
sider this rapid progress, we
can but exclaim, wonderful, mar
velous, indeed has been that
growth. It is not necessary to
go farther back in the history
of our nation than the year
020, wh n the inception of that
sturdy life and genius builded,
broad and deep, the foundation
upon which this great nation has
attained to her great glory.
Small indeed were the begin
nings but the growth and great
ness are marvelous. Nature
had prepared this land ages ago
to be the home of civil and re-
igious liberty. Here fountains
of oil were prepared and forests
planted. Over our broad land
stretched level prairies and fer
tile valleys. Seemingly useless
mountain torrents rushing un
noticed to the sea have been
controlled and furnish an unlim
ited water supply for irrigation
which has transformed millions
of acres of absolutely worthless
and into beautiful orchards and
fields of waving grain. Our
country is rich in mines of silver
and gold, lead, iron copper and
coal. Whether we regard her
cataracts, rivers, lakef, fc rests
or plains, she is distinguished by
a vastness unapproached in any
other part of the globe.
Stretching from regions almost
arctic on the north to regions as
nearly torrid on the south, from
the storm washed shores of the
Atlantic to the placid waters of
Pacific, yea, even to the distant
isles of the sea, with the Great
Lakes on the north, and the
Mississippi flowing through its
very heart, with a coast line
equal to the entire circumference
of the globe, our nation has op
port unities for commerce which
no nation existing or that ever
did exist can boast of. These
opportunities hav d not been ne
glected for .our nag is seen on
every sea, our snips in every
foreign harbor, where our pro
ducts are eagerly sought by the
hungry hordes of Europe.
Dut perhaps in no other way
has our country had a more mar
velous development than along
the line of inventions and im
provements in the means of
transportation. During the last
50 years the United States has
led the world in the matter of
inventions. Time will permit
me to mention only a few of the
most important. Benjamin
Franklin invented the lightning
rod before the revolution. In
1794 Eli Whitney invented the
cotton gin which revolutionized
the cotton growing and bad it
effect on the slavery question.
first of the great family of labor
saving machines invented in this
couhtry. The reaper, mower,
threshing machine and many
other agricultura' implements,
al' the result of American in
ventive genius have revolution
ized farm work and enable one
man to do the work which re
quired many men much hard
labor and produced at best only
moderate results. The sewing
machine, the telegraph, the tele
phone, the phonograph and the
typewriter are other inventions
which have exerted a great in
fluence on human life. It may
seem like a rather broad state
ment but it is nevertheless true
that more inventions have been
made by Americans during the
lifetime of people now living
than in all the age of the world
before. Eighty years ago there
were but twenty-three miles of
railroad in the United States.
Fifty years ago there was not a
rail west of the Missouri river.
It is a remarkable fact that the
United States has now more
miles of railroad than all the
ot her nations of the world com
bined or enough to completely
encircle the earth more than
eight times. This fact alone
marks us as a marvel among the
nations of ti e world. Some of
the inventions along electrical
lines have been among the most
valuable. Edison has tamed the
monarch of clouds, electricity,
harnessed it to the earth, and
through its agency turned night
into day. The moon and the
stars almost shrink from sight
when this product of American
genius, the electric light, bursts
into view. Edison and other in
vestors have utilized the power
of electricity until our country
is a network of wires, but these
will soon be partially displaced
by the most wonderfnl develop
ment of all, wireless telegraphy,
and the wireless telephone, when
messeges are conveyed, as it
were, on the wings of the wind
to the distant seas, warning the
befogged or storm tossed vessel
of danger thus saving hundreds
of lives. The American engi
neer is making the streams which
have tumbled over rocks and
pebbles for ages bend to his
will, this wasted energy is being
harnessed and turned into elec
trical power, turning the wheels
of industry, it lights cities, runs
cars and railroad trains, banish
ing the oil lamp in many places,
heating our homes and cooking
our food. The ocean cable is
another example of American
genius and perseverance. Had
it not been for the determina
tion and indomitable will oi
Cyrus W. Field, the merchant
in Milwaukee or Chicago could
not watch from day to day sales
and prices in Bombay or Yoka
homa, or read the latest war
news from Turkey at his break
fast table. Again there has
been very marked advancement
In medicine and surfrery. In the
early days of our national his
tory there were no regular doc
tors, the use of simple medicines
and some few simple branches
of the art of healing were under
stood by women. There were
men known as bone setters but
they had no surgical knowledge
except that gained by experience
Blood letting and tooth pulling
foil to the barbers who were
also surgeons in a small wav.
Today there is no operation so
delicate or disease so complicat
tA that the American doctor is
not able to successfully dea
with. The use of drugs and
anaesthetics to produce insensi
bility to pain were discovered
hv an American physician in
Boston. The step from the mis
erable quacks of one hundred
years ago to the noble examples
Of the medical profession of to
day is only another marvel o
American progress. The marvel
ous growth of our nation is part
ially due to the lack of religious
disturbances. The minds of
men cannot broaden along scien
tiflc lines if all their time and at
tention is taken np with relig
hatred. Our forefathers in
tended this land as the home of
civil and religious liberty. They
had fled from their own land to
escape religious persecution.
Here no law of caste binds a
man down, religious disturb
ances are practically unknown,
every man being allowed to
worship God according to the
dictates of his own conscience.
The wisdom of the f miners of
our constitution being shown by
the em body men t into that docu
ment of these words: "Congress
shall make no law respecting an
establishment of religion or pro
hibiting the free exercise there
of." The foundation of this
great republic was builded upon
religious principles, hence this
motto: "In God wo trust."
Christianity opens the doors to
education. Throughout the
length and breadth of the land
we have the church and the
school,- the great churches whose
spires tower into the heavens
and the great schools with their
thousands of students, both do
ing their part in preparing the
rising generation for the great
future of the nation. During
the last one hundred and twenty
years this nation has produced
more great men than any other
nation on the face of the globe.
We have had our poets, our great
preachers and evangelists, our
statesmen, our orators, our
writers, our inventors, our mar
tyrs, our philanthropists, our
financiers. What nation lias
produced greater orators and
statesmen than Daniel Webster,
Kufus Choate, Abraham Lincoln,
Henry Ward Beccher and Robert
One of the most marvelous
achievements in our nation's
structure is laid with as much
care as was the foundation. Let
us by becoming well informed,
patriotic, liberty-loving citizens
protect that old flag, the stars
and stripes, which floats over the
noblest country of the globe.
We can then with manly pride
claim, as the noblest title of the
world: I AM AN AMERICAN'
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION.
Department of the interior. I'nltrd State
l-nnd Office, 1-a limiHlp. Ori'gon,
Mar ir. imw.
Notice U hereby firm that fldncy B,
Walton, of Kcho. orca-on. wlut. on March
311. IWO. made Hoim-Mcad entry No. ISWT
Si-rial. No. (ttwv. for S! S '. X ! W5.
SW5t XWi, Section II. Township 3 North,
llama' ' Kat, Willamette Meridian, haa riled
notice of Intention to make Klual Ave year
I'niof. to catalillli claim to the land ahova
dcw-rila-d. la-for A. O. Crawford, U. 8.
('onunlwloiier. al llermlMoti. Orciwn. on tin
tit li day of July. I'M'.
Claimant natm-a aa wltm-saca; II. H. Hurl',
hurt, of Kcho Orviron. Frank P, Miller, ot
KchoOn-aim. T. tJ. Smith, of Eciio Oreson.
Clark Wan. of Echo Oreeon.
K. C. 11UAMWELL. Register.
NOTICE FOK PUBLICATION.
Untied States Land Onion, Lf Grand, On
con. Mar -4. HM.
Notice W hereby riven that the Northern
I'aclHo Hallway Company, whim pmloflt.-o
aUiireo I. nu Paul. Mlnmnola. haa thia i'4iu
day of May. UM. Hied In thin office iu applica
tion Ut select under the iiimvIhIoim ot the Act
of CoiiKnma aourovad July 1. IMH (3D Slak
Tli HE4 Section 18. T. ! ff- K. SI E. W. M..
Serial No. MMl.
Any and all ocntonnelalmlnf ailrrmrly tha
lamia dcacrlhed, or Uutlrina" to object bvcauoe
of tha mineral character of the land, or for
any other n-anon, to th dbptnal to aumlcant.
aliould Miff their atthlavlu of promt In this
ottice.oti or liefure the Mill day of July. IMW.
Y. V. HaAHWBI.L. KeflaUir. 1
Department of the Interior, United States
Land Office. La Grande. Oregon.
April 17. WW.
A mifHclent miitcl affidavit havlua- lie!t
tiled In thia office by J, K. hliolwell. contest
ant. atfalnt II.K.IttUtt w-rial No. iHtlll. mailn
Ik-loher:V. It6. for Section HI, Townhl
3 North, limine F.al Willamette Meridian.
Iiy Murry lilckliMnicoiiteiitee. In which It I
allca-cd that the unlil Murry DIckliMin la not
now renlillmr inm nald laud and haa never
entahllHlivd or maintained a residence thereon
and haa wholly ahaniioiied the name; that
1 htxalncncc from nald land haa continued for
a period of more than nix montlm Immediately
'prior to the commencement of thla contest,
and that ald alleircd alnciice from aald land
wa not due to liia employment In tha
army, navy or marine con of Ilia
1'iiiicd Htaica: nald imrtlea are hereby
history was accomplished when, onicn-d t '"ar. rj-M.mii. ';,'
" evidence toucliiiuf aald alienation at luocloclc
after months of debate, our ""v '"' u$!r
ni'tm jr ii'.iii , . ,11. ,,, ---.- -ti
ami that Hnal liearlmr will he held at 10 o'clock
a. in. on June 11. Itf. before the Kc-Iter
ami Kit-elver at the United Statca Land OITk-o
ill ramie. inwm.
ratification. Marvelous wisdom ?''"' H"'1""V",,l.J,'ll,5,lnf ,,-ir-.Tl
Hilavlt Hied March l. I WW. net forth fact
and foresight was shown by the "';' ,m"l,lu r,',,,,','1W, n'.?:,ml!
n ' acrvli-e. of thla notice cannot ha maue. It la
framers of this document for imrchy ordered ami iiir.i t.si tbt..n ii notico
lie mven iiy uue ui ii.i-f i"'.m w, .
K. C. HKA.MW Kl.l, llca-tater.
sen ted to the people
today, after one hundred and
twenty two years, it still stands
as the supreme law of the land.
That foundation laid in 17b7 has
stood the test, and today tower
ing over all similar structuers
parAHTHXNT or Tin intbhiok.
United Ntauw Land Office, La tirande,
ton. April St. I WW.
A aulTlclent context notice havlna lmn
filed In thin office by Jacob Knch ronteatant.
nm frnvammnnt is ( ha nt-iria rt aalnl II. r .o. l -iMTiai.no. wu maiia
our government is me priae on Jumsi ,m rr svm section it, Townhin
the world. Through the mar-1 yM'X
I .il.nul il. I. II Mi'tivi never lalah.
IWhed a realdcnc uiaNi Raid entry within ale
month from the date of hi 111111 or any oilier
time: that lie haa never cultivated aald land
aa reiiuln-d by law or otherwise or improved
the aame In any manner; but haa wholly ab
andoned aald entry and been alm-nt for mora
than aix montlm at a time and more than ale
montlia laat pant and haa never actually maid
ed thereon, and hia absence waa not due to
military aervlca. aald partita ar
hereby notified Ut appear, rmpnnd. and offer
evidence touch Ilia aald allca-allon at lUo'clot'lC
a.m. on June li. It), la-fore l-ouls Hcboll.
Notary Public, at hie of lice In Kcbn, Orea-on.
and that final hcai-ln will lie held atlOo'chrb
a. m. on June 2k IUiiU. la-fore the Kef later and
Receiver at the 1 1 tilled male MM UW in
velous wisdom of Washicf-tcn,
Iamilton, Jay, Madison and
others, we have had handed
down to us, not a legacy of silver
or gold, but one ol far greater
value, a country and a govern
ment of which we may justly be
proud. And have not the young
men of today a far greater duty
to perform than would have lVh- 7d!!..nt h.vm.. m a orm-r
fallen to their lot if the legacy
bequeathed to them had been of
ess value? Yes, we have a
duty to perform which requires
determination, courage, strength
of character. Let us see to it
that the pinnacle of this colossal
affidavit tilled April 91. If aet forth facta
which uluiw that after due dilute nee uerwmal
eervlfe lnu notice cannot lie made. It la
hereby ordered and directed that aucn not
lie given by due and prota-r publication.
F. C. HUAMVYKLL. Ueaiatnr.
PULL TOO ETHER
Population, moo. Ttie town has good sclioolm Including the
eleventh grade. One bank under state control, capital 125,000, with
depoj.lt of 1110,000. Four general mercliandlse stores, one grocery
store, one hardware store, three confectionery stores, one meat market,
two blacksmith shops, one paint and paper hanging establishment,
three livery stables, one harness and saddle shop, two feed and cus
toms mills, one second hand store, one boot and slwe repair shop,
five large warehouses, three lawyers, one Jewelry store, one furniture
and undertaking establishment, two billiard and pool rooms, three
hot-els, two lumber yards, two barber slwps, one flour mill, one al
falfa meal mill, one dairy, t wo doctors, one steam laundry, one
news paper, two churches, one creamery, municipal water system,
fire company, real estate and Insurance agents, carpenters, contrac
tors, express and delivery companies, etc.
The largest wool scouring plant In the state Is being erected In
Echo, backed by the sheep men of Umatilla and Morrow counties.
Echo, by Iter natural position, holds the key to all the Immense
Irrigation districts and projecls of this seel Ion, every canal and Ir
rigation ditch either runs through the city limits, or Is taken from
the Umatilla river within two miles of town.
Echo is the heaviest stock shipping point in tlte State of Oregon
and exports annually over a million and a half pounds of wool.
Within twelve miles of Echo there are now 40,000 acres iu wheat,
10.000 acres of summer fallow and not less than 100,000 acres of raw
land that will. In tle course of a few years, be broken up and sown
to wlieat, rye, barley md oats, ana there Is now some 8,000 acres In
alfalfa tributary to Eclto.
BUSINESS OI'EMNGS-there are many openings lere for busi
ness men: farmers, dairymen, gardeners, stockmeu, etc Most needed
In the town map be mentioned foundry, machine shop, bakery, res
taurant, ice plant, electric lights, mercliant tailor, millinery store,
cement block manufacturing plant, building and loan association,
elgar factory, planing and sash and door factory.
The cotton gin was almost the
ious controversies and sectarian
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