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SKYSCRAPER’S SET OF NERVES
Bunnea« District of Now York Uses
*la Foot of Telephone Wire to
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Un* Minuta fro m Waah-
New Houston Hotel
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Four block « from Union H *pot Two blockt
from N«w IW o»!lc*. Modern » » i Ar*|»rtiof.
Ovor 100 uutaiiln rwmii. I(*im> l i e to |t.W,
C»1 AS. C IIO l’ KINS. M anner
W H E N IN
S E A T T L E 'S
Only thr»*i block* from Itopot* and I k w U
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W ith dotar hod bath» I i~r*on,
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>••*» Htudriila admitted at any time. Itook*
keeping taught from written work, rtnrtlv a* prosv
ln*«l in btinin«M Fhoit lutitd and t v|***riling by
aijwrU N|*wml inatrurtioii for civil aorvir* otaini-
itatMiii* Mottcml* tuition, Uaik« at aiiiaJI coat.
I'laittou a* MMtn aa competent lnvu*tigal# it will
liav t ’all. tol«phoi«a Hioadway IMl, or write.
ACADEMY OF THE HOLY CHILD
R o m City Park. Portland. Oragon.
Phon* Tabor 1 0 « I .
A SELE C T B O A R D IN G A N D
D A Y S C H O O L T O R G IR L S
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Offer« exceptional advantage#. Limit«*! num-
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v id nit I ■ a n -
mental, phyalral training.
I I xm u 'ltfil m o r a l,
B E A U T IF U L R U G S
Are made from your 01,1) CAR
PETS. Rag Ruga woven nil sizes.
Mnil order» receive prompt and care
ful attention. Send for booklet.
NORTHWEST RUG CO.
E. 8th and Taylor SI».
D R U G S
M A IL
W * Pay the Postage.
If In nee»! of Pura Drug* and Chamiral*. A rch
Support*, Shoulder Brace*, TRU SSES. Elastic
Stocking*. A bdom inal Supportar*. Su*pan*ory
Bandage* for Mem and all other Rubber Good*
o f every description, eend to the
L A U E D A V IS D R U G CO.
T ru ss E x p erts
T h i r d a n d Y a m h i l l , P o r t l a n d , O r.
T R A V E L A N D P R O F IT .
Younir men and women with buaineaa truiniuir
find poaltlon* evenrwhere.
Go to NorUlweat'a
largeet Buaineaa Col leer*. B K H N K E -W A LK K R .
Portland, Ore. All course*. I’oflitlonft guaranteed.
Write for free illuatmtod rataloR.
Bought, Sold, R anted and Repaired
W A L K Kit ELECTRIC W ORKS
Ilurnalde. cor. lUth.
Slickton They tell me your daugh
ter sing« with great expre»»ion.
Flickton - Greatest you ever »aw !
Why, her own mother can’t recognize
her face when she’s singing,.—Puck.
Ilad Outlook For Willie.
Mother What’s the use o f being so
strict? Remember you were a boy
1 do remember it. That’s
the very reason I'm going to punish
him. My father used to whale the life
out o f me for doing just such things.—
Mrs. A .— I received an awful fright
M tb . B. — Yes, I saw her ringing
your door bell. Boston Transcript.
Manager— What’s the leading lady
in such a ¿antrum about?
Press Agent— She only got nine bou
quets over the footlights tonight.
“ Great Scot' Isn’t that enough?”
“ No. She paid for 10.” — Ex.
c u m
v P o “ u ltry
b -* l
I r *
, B utter. F g g .
and Farm Produce
rsouad of 46 r«sr» of Sonar» l»o»llns«. and
to the Old Rellnhle R veH Ing house with
ba aaaure.1 o f T O P M A R K E T PRICES.
F. M. CRONKH1TE
Portland, O r s .o n
HIDES PELTS . CASCARA BARK,
WOOL AND MOHAIR.
*• m l M fM Im xnti l»r prices ill HigMi tig,
T hi H. r. N orton C o . nm«4. on.; Sun*, w.
P. N. U.
No. 34, 1*17
Ttie nerves of the skyscraper ar* the
telephone wire*, o f course. And Inso
much ns progress In »volution la meas
ured by rumple» nervous development.
It la nutural that Now York’» down
town, where buaineaa, th* highest form
of social biology, baa attained Its full
est development ohould bo an enor
mous aplder’a web of telephone wires.
The per capita consumption of tele
phone wire In New York le els tlmee
ee much ee In London, Bltneon Btrun-
eky write» In Harper's. Thmt rep-
reeente the relative norvoue In
teuelty o f buelneee In New York end
Home each esceee o f wiring I eue-
pect In the skyscrapers of downtown.
There ere huudrede end thoueende of
roome, end In every room one or more
men with their mouthe and ears to
the telephone. It Is ell cellular parti
tions and wire ganglions reechlug out
to Chicago, perhaps, or Kan Francisco:
wires to tho etock exchange around
the corner, wires to the assistant In
the adjoining room, wires to the heart
o f the dlctaphoue Into whlrli business
Is being dictated and from which bust-
neaa will travel to the ears o f the
eteaogrupher who will transfer It to
paper, our ghostly tourist will con
clude that modern business Is a mat
ter of conversation.
Downtown, Inside of Its tens of
thousands o f skyscraper cells, Is thus
terribly busy—«bout what? So far at
the eye cun see, about nothing In par
A man with a telephone at
Ills elbow, n flat-topped desk with a
metal basket holding a dozen letters,
perhaps, a photograph o f ths man's
wife In a silver frame at one end of
the deak, and that Is all. But If the
cell la a large -me, sometimes reaching
the dimensions of an entire door In a
skyscraper block, the desks, tele
phones, metal boskets and phonographs
are Indefinitely multiplied. The sub
stantialities of business are not there
—tho steel, wheat, cotton, bullion, the
bcuins, casks, boxes and bales which
you recall being hauled toward qualut
little Wharves on toy trucks driven by
men In Jumpers st.d shovel tints In the
pictures In your school geography la
beled commerce. By externals there
la no way o f telling whether the man
nt the desk Is engaged In selling stocks
aud bonds, or woolen remnants, or
railway accessories or trusts and
mergers, or theater tickets. There Is
lacking the concrete symbolism of the
old counting room—the heavy ledgers,
whose hulk suggested tho raw mate
rials of truffle, the clerks on their high
shads, the hustle of orders given and
taken. The heavy ledgers have been
replaced by flllug cabinets, whose pur-
pose seems as much decorative as use
ful. Your business office might os
well be the catalogue room o f a col
S T A T E N E W S
IN B R IE F .
The elevator at Bhuttler’a Station,
Gilliam county, ia nearing completion,
and is almost ready to receive grain.
G. A. Barth, o f Ths Dallas, Is presi
dent of th* new elevator company, and
M. E. Weatherford, and A. M. Cannon
are the two other principal stock
A forest fire which has swept ovsr
200 acres o f old cuttings and bums at
s point about three-fourths o f a mile
above Leaburg on the south side o f ths
McKenzie river is being vigorously
combatted by s force o f ISO men in the
employ o f the Booth-Kelly Lumber
Darwin Wood, organiat in a Marsh
field theater, was arrested Wednesday
on order o f United States Commis
sioner I’eck and held subject to the
Federal courts on a charge preferred
by the Poetofflre department for send
ing obscene mail. Mr. Wood aaya he
Wheat Farmers o f Northwest Ask $2.50
Per Bushel be Named by Gov
ernment When! Committee.
S|ioknn* — A telegram urging that
$2.60 be fixed as the minimum price
for th* 1917 wheat crop to the farmer
at primary markets was sent to C. S.
national president o f the
Farmers’ Union and a member of the
government wheat committee, Wed
nesday, by 126 representatives of
farmers’ onions of Washington, Idaho
and Oregon, meeting here.
urged that low yields, increased cost
o f production and the coot of reeeeding
justified that price, which it was de
clared would entail no increase in the
price of flour, as this now ia figured on
the basis of $2.50 wheat. The yield
generally over the three states will be
40 to 60 per cent of normal, it wa# re
About 76 per cent o f the wheat crop
and 100 co-operative warehouses were
represented by thoee in attendance, it
A. V. Swift, of Baker,
Ore., national vice president o f the
Farmers’ Union, presided.
While it ia still too early to make
final estimates of their total pack of
the product, because o f lack of data of
Prepare for Fall Fishing.
acreage, the Newtonia Canning com
Kelso — Cowlitz county fishermen
pany, o f Hood River, ia busily engaged
have about given up hopea o f any
in canning beans, and the canners be
heavy run o f salmon during the spring
lieve that hundreds o f cases will be
fishing season which closes August
packed before the season end*.
26th, and many of them have ceased
The Monmouth local Grange met for Ashing and are getting their gear in
the regular monthly session recently shape for the fall season starting Sep
and voted to have a Grange booth at tember 10. The big run of fish, which
the Folk County Fair at Dallas, Sep ia now at the mouth of the Columbia
tember 18, 19, and 20. Although crop river, has held off so late that there
conditions are not normal yet the peo should be an abundance o f fish in the
ple feel much benefit can be obtained streams after the opening o f the fall
season. Catches have been light for
through exhibiting this year.
the past few months, although some of
Some spring grain brought to Al
the fishermen have had an average
bany this week yielded between 36 and
30 bushels to the acre and was excep season.
D u rin g
c o n va le s c e n c e ,
and w h e n ap petite lags
b rin g s to th e h o t. d ry
m o u th a fre s h n e s s and
s o o th in g
th a t
c oa xe s back th e e n th u
o f h e a lth .
Eu ro p e
so ld ie rs
to th a n k W rlg ie y ’ s
lt*s to n ic e ffe c t.
The Flavor Lasts
tionally good. This grain was raised
Grasshoppers Attack Farm.
on an island, where the soil was more
Kelso— County Agent Lynn C. Keyes
moist than most land, and it is con
ceded that spring grain, as a whole, was called to the W. A. Burdick place
on Mount Crawford one day this week
will not be anywhere near so good.
by reporta o f a large number of grass
Attorney General Brown rules that hoppers which were devastating the
the State Highway commission may fields there. Residents of that district
enter into a contract with the Warren say that there ia always an abundance
Construction company, or any other of grasshopper» on the logged-over
company, for construction o f roads, lands there, but this ia the first time
after bids have been rejected, the com they have invaded the cultivated fields.
pany to receive only a specified per Mr. Keyes advised them o f methods to
centage o f the cost. Section 6, chap combat the pests. He ascribes the at
ter 337, laws o f 1917, is the basis for tacks o f the grasshoppers in such num
bers this year to the unusually dry
The Utah-Idaho Sugar company has season.
purchased the De Barr tract, between
Medford and Central Point, consisting
Potatoes for American Lake.
o f 255 acres, for $25,000. There are
Seattle—The first big food contract
five acres o f orchard and the property for the American Lake cantonment
is bi-aected by the Southern Pacific
than S m a l l p o x . Army I
tracks. The land contains an avail was awarded in Seattle when the gov
experience has demonstrated
the almost miraculous effi
able site for a sugar factory, should
cacy, and hormlescness, at Antityphoid Vaccination.
the growth of the business justify it in
Be vaccinated NOW by your physician, yon and
It ia understood that the your family. It la more vital than bouse insurance.
your physician, druggist, or send for “ Have
early deliveries are to be made at the you Ask
Cured Before You Pay
had Typhoid?*' telling o f T y p h o id Vaccine*
Deputy Sheriff Frank Hopkins, of rate of $40 a ton, later deliveries at results
I vtllaaxkS you a ll bottkoiLANK’8 T n » t o « i l o »
from us , and danger from Typhoid Carrier*.
»» C E TRIAL. When completely cured »end m.
Canyonville, seeks to be appointed $36 a ton, and so on, dropping down to m t CUTTtt LABORATORY, BCKftELFY, CAL
(1 40. O th erw ise, tout f p o r t m v U l th e c h i f f L
state agent to stop importation of $26 a ton for late deliveries. The fig
D J . L A N E . 875Lane BMf.. St. Harys, «ans.
liquor from California.
In the event ures are considered o f the highest im
If Y ou r Skin Itches
o f his appointment Mr. Hopkins says portance to the farmers o f the state,
'RINE Granulated Eyelids,
Less Room for Fault.
Just U se Resinol he will ask the county to grant permis giving the first hint on potato quota
S ore Eves, Eyes Inflamed by
S a n , D u it and W in d quickly
sion to erect a gate on the Canyon tions for the coming winter.
Mr. B— Did you make these bis
relieved by Murine. Try ¡tin
No remedy can honestly promise to
Creek road in order that he may stop
your Eyes and in Baby’ s Eye». cuits, w ife?
heal every case of eczema or zlmllar
automobiles without resorting to the
OUR L.Y l O No Smart inf. Just EyeCoaii»rt
Mrs. B— I did.
skin ailment. But Resinol Ointment, use o f firearms.
“ They’re smaller than usual, aren’t
aided by Heatnol Soap, gives such
Er» »•■«». in Tub», Z5e. For Book o f Ik t t v »— Wroo. they?”
Because of high prices o f feed small
Instant relief from the Itching and
Ask M a r in e E y e R e m e d y C » . . C M c u » 4
“ They are. That’s so you’ ll have
burning, and so generally succeeds In
less to find fault w ith.” — Yonkers
clearing the eruption away for good,
that It la the standard akin treatment to E. J. McClanahan, president o f the Bluestem, $2.18 per bushel; fortyfold,
“ What was the matter with your
of thousanda aud thousands of physi
The One Crop It's Good For.
ation. He asserted that many o f the
Flour— Patents, $11.60.
cians. Sold by all druggists.
“ W ell,” replied the unskilled leader,
people in the cities are disposing of
Millfeed — Spot prices: Bran, $37 “ we understood that Germans are par
“ We mustn’t kick about that three
all their chickens, and that poultry per ton; shorts, $40; middlings, $47; ticularly fond of music. And if there days’ rain. The farmers needed it .”
raisers who had 180 chickens last win rolled barley, $55; rolled oats, $57.
"G reat S cott! Are all the farmers
were any Germans listening we wanted
“ Did you get on well with your ti ter will average but 100 chickens dur
Hay— Buying prices: Timothy, East to make them feel as badly as possi raising watermelons ? ’ ’— Exchange.
ing the coming winter, according to ern Oregon, $26 per ton; valley tim ble.” — Washington Star.
"F irst ra te ," replied Mr. Cumrox. present indications.
othy, $20; alfalfa, $22; valley grain
More Food is Purpose.
“ I read him the daily news regularly.
Wash. — President E. O.
I’ ve got him now where he’s apologiz
Butter—Cubes, extras, 40@ 40}c per
“ Grubbs claims that he' has always Holland, o f Washington State College,
ing for not having been bom under a that there is dissatisfaction at the pound; prime firsts, 38Jc. Jobbing
state penitentiary which threatens b
worked hard without being appreci has received a request from Secretary
republican form o f government.”
general outbreak among the men. prices: Prints, extras, 44c; cartons, ated.”
“ Last week about 20 o f the men com
“ Maybe he’s like a singer with a Houston, o f the department o f Agricul
plained as to the quality o f their 44@46c.
bad voice. The harder he works the ture, asking that arrangements be
Eggs — Oregon ranch, current re
Mrs. Barton Have you any faith in breakfast and refused to eat it ,” said
worse he sounds.” — Washington Star. made for an interstate conference in
Spokane August 27 and 28 to discuss
“ They were sent to ceipts, 35J @ 36c per dozen; Oregon
winter wheat and rye seeding prob
Mrs. Grill— Yes, indeed; I ’ ve real their cells, with instructions to remain ranch, candled. 37@ 38c; selects, 40c.
“ Do you board here?”
Poultry — Hens,
14} @ 16}c per
lems. Seventy-five persons from eight
ized $10,000 from two husbands, and there until more tractable, and they
“ I d o.”
states will be in attendance.
they weren’t good ones, either.
were back at work next day. If there pound; broilers, 17@18c; ducks, live,
“ She has the reputation o f not giv
ia trouble brewing at the prison 1 12@13c; large young white, 17@18c;
large young white springs, 20@ 22c; ing her people enough to eat.”
EG - O - LENE TH« h»nl«M «sc: ch «fn i»t'» »ub- know nothing o f it .”
- Mttute: hi» h 1«; munid« half
“ It’s this way.
I get enough. I
geese, live, 7@ 8c; springs, 13@15c;
dumvn. with detail«. 10c. Kim Co.. Somerville, N. J.
Attorney General Brown has held turkeys, live, 20@ 22c; dressed, 28 have seen tables at which I could eat
more, however.” — Courier-Journal.
that the deer season in Eastern Oregon @30c.
opens September 1, save in Harney
Veal— Fancy, 15@15}e per pound.
“ I understand you have bought a and Malheur counties, where it opens
SHAKE INTO YOUR SHOES.
Pork— Fancy, 20@21c per pound.
set of Shakespeare's works.”
Allen’s Foot-Ease, the antiseptic powder. Makes
Vegetables— Tomatoes, 76<«85c per tight
August 15. A limit o f two bucks for
or new shoes feel easy. Relieves Corns,
’’Yes," replied Mr. Dubwnlte loft the season is placed.
crate; cabbage, 2 l@ 2 }c per pound; Bunions, Hot, Swollen. Tender. Aching Feet. Sold
25c. Don’t accept any substitute.
ily. “ A complete s e t”
lettuce, 43|@50c per dozen; peppers, everywhere.
FREE. Address. Allen S. Olmsted. Le W h at Came From Reading
Lane county farmers are enthusi 8c per pound; beans, 7c; corn, 30@35c. Sample
"And n glossary, too, I prosum er
Roy. N . Y .
“ Oh, yes, yes. In fa c t everything astic over results obtained by using a
a Pink ham Advert
Potatoes — New Oregon, 2| @ 3}c;
“ Tommy, I ’ m ashamed o f you! Why
Shakespeare wrote.” — Birmingham squirrel poison formula prescribed by sweet potatoes, 6c per pound.
the United States department o f A gri
Onions— Walla Walla. $1.60.
“ Cause you told me I musn’ t kick or
culture, according to County Agricul
Green Fruits— Cantaloupes, $1.15@
Paterson, N. J. — “ I thank you for
tural Agent N. S. Robb.
Where to Keep Sugar.
2.50 per crate; peaches, 95c@$1.10 strike her.” — Boston Transcript.
the Lydia E. Pinkham remedies as they
have made me well
To keep powdered sugar from hard
Reports on the car situation on the per box; watermelons, $L60 per hun
and healthy. Some
ening get only 20 cents’ worth nt n Southern Pacific show that there is a dred; apples, $email@example.com per box;
time ago I felt so
time, put In a paratfln-llned oatmeal net shortage of 869 cars, the greatest pears, $2.25; grapes, $1.76 @ 2 .1 5 ;
run down, had paina
plums, firstname.lastname@example.org; casabas, 2c per
carton, put two thicknesses of paraffin recorded in a number of months.
in my back and side,
pn|>er on the top, press the ltd down
was very irregular,
Judge James A. Fee, ex-mayor of
Hops — 1916 crop, 20c per pound;
tired, nervous, had
Pendleton and a leading member 1917 contracts, 30c.
o f the Umatilla county bar,
such b a d dreams,
Wool— Eastern Oregon, fine, 52@61c
did not feel like eat
Grandmother was teaching Dorothy be city attorney o f Pendleton, suc per pound; coarse, 60c; valley, 58@
ing and had short
to read the alphabet. She got along ceeding his son, James Alger Fee, who 60c; mohair, 68@60c.
breath. I read your
You reckless men and women who
fine until coining to the letter "Y ” she has tendered his resignation prepara
a d v ertisem en t in
said; "Grandma, what's the one that tory to leaving for the officers’ train Best beef steers.......... .$ 8.25@ 8.75 are pestered with corns and who have
the newspapers and
looks like a little man holding his arms ing camp at the Presidio, to which he Good beef steers.......... . 7.00@ 8.00 at least once a week Invited an awful
has been appointed.
6.00@ 7.00 death from lockjaw or blood poison decided to try » bottle o f Lydia E. Pink-
Best beef cows.............
Ordinary to g o o d ......... . 8.50@ 5.50 are now told by a Cincinnati authority ham’s Vegetable Compound It worked
To study methods o f controlling pre Best h e ife r s ................. . 6.25@ 7.25 to use a drug called freezone, which from the first bottle, so I took * second
the moment a few drops are applied end a third, also a bottle o f Lydin E.
datory animals which destroy birds
HEAL ITCHING SKINS
Bulls............................... . 4.50@ 6.00
useful to agriculture and forestry, s C a lv e s............................. . 8.00@ 9.50 to any corn or callous the soreness ia Pink ham's Blood Purifier, and now I am
With Cutlcura Soap and Ointment— United States Biological Survey party Stockers and feeders. . . 4.50@ 7.00 relieved and aoon the entire corn or just ms well as any other woman. I ad
callous, root and all, lift* off with the
They Heal When Others Fall.
is at Klamath Falls and will remain in
vise every woman, single or married,
Klamath county several days.
Prime light h o g s ........ . $email@example.com
Freezone dries the moment It la ap who is troubled with any o f the afore
Nothing better, quicker, safer, sweet
Strikes on Puget Sound, unless ter Prime heavy hogs . . . . . firstname.lastname@example.org plied, and simply shrivel« the corn or said ailments, to try your wonderful
er for skin troubles of young and old
that Itch, burn, crust, scale, torture or minated soon, m »j result in a heavy P ig s ............................... . email@example.com callous without Inflaming or even Ir Vegetable Compound and Blood Purifier
18.00 ritating the surrounding tissue or and I am sure they will help her to gel
disfigure. Once used always used be loss to Hood River valley fruit grow Bulk .............................
akin. A small bottle of freezone will ] rid o f her troubles as they did me.” —
cause these super-creamy emollients ers.
IiOcal sales associations have
cost very little at any of the drug
tend to prevent little akin troubles contracted for moat o f their container Western lambs............
$firstname.lastname@example.org ■tores, but will positively rid one’a Mrs. E lsie J. V an der S ande , 36 No.
becoming serious, If used dally.
from Puget Sound mills. Valley lamba................. . . email@example.com feet of every hard or toft corn or York S t, Paterson, N. J.
Free sample each by mall with supplies
firstname.lastname@example.org hardened callous. If your druggist
Write the Lydia E. Pinkham Medicins
Address postcard, Cutlcura, Market men admit that their gravest Yearlings.......................
Dept. L. Boston. Sold everywhere. worry now is the impending box short Wethers......................... . email@example.com hasn't any freezone he can get It at Co., (confidential) Lynn, Mass, if you
seed special advice. ’
8.00@ 8.50 any wholesale drug house for you.
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WOMAN NOW IN
Sure! High Heels
Cause Corns But
Who Cares Now