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OF CURRENT WEEK
Brief Resume Most Important
Daily News Items.
Brents o f Noted People, Governments
and Pacific Northwest and Other
Thinga W orth Knowing.
1‘ m id fn t Wilson Addresses American
Federation o f Labor and Appeals
for Unity In All War Work.
Buffalo, N. Y . President Wilson in
a forceful address here Monday before
the American Federation o f Labor a|>-
pealing to the working men o f the
United States for co-operation in the
conduct o f the war made it clear that
he opposes peace until the war against
Germany has been won.
declared that his
heart was with “ the feeling o f the
pacifists,’ ’ but that " m y mind has a
contempt for them.”
“ I want peace but 1 know how to
get it and they do not,” he declared.
Colonel E. M. House head o f the
American delegation to the allied war
conference, the President said, had
been sent to take part in a conference
as to how the war was to be won,
“ and he knows, as I know, that that is
the way to get peace i f you want it
for more than a few minutes.”
The 450 delegates to the convention
and the several thousand persons ad
mitted to the hall to hear the Presi
dent speak arose and applauded this
declaration with a tremendous burst o f
cheers. Another demonstration o f ap-
roval came when he said:
“ We must
stand together, night and day, until
this job is finished.”
The President, while devoting his
address to problems for the people of
the United States, laid emphasis upon
the broader phases o f the world's con
flict in a way that seemed that his
speech was possibly intended as a mes
sage to the people o f Germany, o f Aus
tria and o f Russia, as well as o f the
United States. He declared his belief
that were it not for the Pan-Germans
the spirit o f freedom would find “ as
fine a welcome in the hearts o f the
Germans as it can find in any other
The President directly asserted that
Germany had started the war and said
he would leave confirmation o f this
statement to the verdict o f history.
He referred to Germany’s growth to a
“ place in the sun” and asked why she
was not satisfied when she gained that
VILLA FORCES TAKE
Federal Troops Retreat Across
Border and Surrender.
CASUALTY LIST HIGH
STATE N E W S ,
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Monday night’s rain, coming after
the generous visitations o f last week,
make Sherman county farmers feel
that their fall wheat w ill be in condi
tion to start the winter.
Hugh Y. Smith, son o f Senator I, S.
Smith, o f Marshfield, has received his
commission as first lieutenant in the
National Army and was sent to join
the training forces at the Chillieothe,
GERMAN DRIVE ID
ITALI IS CHECKED KIDNEYS. USE SALTS
Italian Army Makes Stand On
Lower Piave River.
The combined cranberry crop o f
Pacific county, Washington, and Clat
Commander o f U. S. Forces Has Been sop county, Oregon, totals almost 6000 (•eneráis Foeh, Wilson and Cadorna.
barrels. Harvesting is now entirely
Are Confirmed as Permanent War
Asked to Send Troops to Repel
completed and shipments are being
made from the various warehouses in
Council to Sit at Versailles.
Reported Raid Into Texas.
The First National Bank o f Bend
has been named a United States de-
poaitory, according to notification re
ceived by President C. S. Hudson. The
bank is already a depository for the
state o f Oregon, Deschutes county and
the city o f Bend.
If your Hack luirla or Bladder
bothers, drink lota of
Wheu your kidneys hurt and your
back feels sore, don’t get scared and
proceed to load your stomach with a
lot of drugs that excite the kidneys
and Irritate the entire urinary tract
Keep your kidneys clean like you keep
your bowels clean, by flushing them
with a mild, harmless salts which re
moves the body's urinous waste snd
stimulates them to their normal activ
ity. The function of the kidneys Is to
filter the blood.
In 24 hours they
strain from It 500 grains of scld snd
waste, so we ran readily understand
the vital Importance of keeping the
Drink lots of water— you can't drink
too much. also get from any pharma
cist about four ounces of Jad Balts;
take a tablespoonful In a glass of
water before breakfast each morning
for a few days and your kidneys will
set fine. This famous salts Is made
from tho M id of grapes ami lomoa
juice, combined with llthla, and has
been used for generations to clean
and stimulate clogged kidneys; siso
to neutralize the adds In urine so It
no longer Is a source of Irritation, Uius
ending bladder weakness.
Jad Balts la Inexpensive; cannot In
j u r e ; makes a d e l i g h t f u l effervescent
llthla water drink which everyone
should take now and then to keep
their kidneys clean and active. Try
thla, also keep up the water drinking,
and no d o n l i t you w ill wonder what
became of your kidney trouble and
Berlin — Tho Austro-Hungarian
1‘residio, Tex. — Mexican federal
troops which sre csrrying out the new
troops evacuated Ojinaga at
offensive on the Trent!no front were
Wednesday night and came to the
attacked Sunday by strong Italian de
American side, where they surrendered
tachments, which pressed them hack
their arms. General Juan Espinosay
A United State« patrol boat which
at one point, the war office announces.
Cordova, commander, surrendered to
went ashore on the sand fiats in the
D. M. McLemore, who. with Jay
The Italians have made a stand on the
American troops in command o f Ca|>-
harbor o f a Pacific port during a heavy
Mitchell, has had a large band o f cat
lower Piave river.
tain Theodore Barnes, Jr.
fog, was floated a few hours later.
tle on the Weed ranch in Northern
the fighting was hand-to-hand before
The city o f Belluno, on the upper
The ship was not damaged.
Klamath county this year, last week
Piave, has been raptured by Austro-
San D iego’s city council has passed
Villa troops now occupy the Mcxiean
a resolution granting to the United
Many were killed, wounded tons o f hay to J. C. Mitchell, a veteran
rattle buyer o f California and Oregon.
Premier l ’alnleve returned
States Marine Corps the use o f about
30,000 acres o f city lands in the north
Most authentic reports place the
Catholic Sisters from Indianapolis Sunday from his visit with French ami
western part o f the city for maneuver
strength o f the V illa force at 1500.
may take over the Bend hospital, now British officials to the Itslisn front,
The fighting was confined to the operated by local physicians, if mem and expressed confidence in the victory
streets o f Ojinaga and in the munici bers o f the order who are to visit o f the forces o f freedom.
The German emperor arrived Sunday
A meeting o f the war council was
pal plaza when the the attack opened. there next month look uixm the plan
at the Italian war theater, where he met
held in the afternoon. A fte r the cab
Emperor Charles and King Ferdinand,
fenders o f the little cluster o f adol>e to be made about the first o f the com inet meeting a semi-official note was
according to a Gorizia dispatch. He
issued confirming the new establish
huts, the V illa forces swept past the ing year.
congratulated Emperor Charles on his
ment o f h permanent inter-allied staff
outpost and charged down the streets
escape from drowning.
The Bird Being an Ostrich.
H. M. Palmer, o f Albany, ex-county
under Generals Foch, Wilson, and Ca-
and into the m ilitary headquarters.
"Out of mere curiosity," ssys
In the month o f October the entente
dorna, to sit at Versailles.
The rout started soon after 8 o ’clock,
exchange, "w e would like to read Mr.
president o f the Linn County Jersey
powers lost 244 airplanes and nine
The note adds that nothing has im Hoover's owu dally menu."
and by 8:30 the evacuation had become
balloons, according to the official state
pressed the Italian government and
a mob seeking safety on the American
officers at the meeting o f the club in
ment issued by the German war office.
people more than the extraordinary jaws and emaciated physique, he does
side o f the river.
J. C. Brown was
The German losses in battle were 57
celerity with which their allies arrived not eat any more tnan a bird.— Ex
The Mexican federal troops who
chosen vice president and S. B. Holt,
airplanes and one balloon in this
at this decision.
crossed and were interned in the Pres
o f Thomas, secretary-treausrer.
“ It is the first time that unity o f ac
idio army camp numbered 300.
The catch o f fish still continues to tion on a united front has been truly
rest o f the garrison, estimated at 200,
A t a meeting o f the new Fatherland
the weather prophets
party in Mnuich Monday, Admiral von
are predicting sn unusually cold win
The federal troops were rounded up disptach, and the fall pack thus far w ill do so much to heighten the pres
Tirpitz, form er German minister o f
by American patrols, disarmed and has been considerably behind tliat o f a tige o f France."
marine, made a violent annexationist
"That's good news.
I novor yet
speech. He said the question whether
knew a weather prophecy dated threo
months ahead to come out right.” —
Germany or England became the pro
increase the Washington Star.
The firing started from the federal days o f continuous rain is what is Great Britain would
tector o f Belgium would be the de
cisive issue of the war.
F O R C E B R E A D P R I C E S DOWN first-line trenches guarding the Mulia needed to bring the fish into the river. armed support already given to Italy,
road, to the southwest o f the town,
Representatives o f the assessors of the effort to be shared equally by the
The latest rise in the price o f food
"T h at penmanship teuchcr Is very
and was answered by V illa cavalry on Multnomah, Douglas and Marion coun two powers. The United States also
in N ew York w ill affect pet dogs at Size and Contents o f I .oaves W ill Be the northeastern slope o f the mesa
ties appeared before the' State tax has been considered, the newspa|>sr consistent In the way she arranges
several leading hotels. Announcement
Standardized A fte r Dec. 10.
upon which Ojinaga sits.
protesting says, in planning for future co-opera her face veil.”
"H ow do you mean?”
was made Tuesday that the price of
Washington, D. C.— Definite steps
“ Don't you notice that In putting It
dog food has been raised to equal that
El Paso, T e x .— Telegrams received
on she always dots her eyes?” — Kx-
charged for guests, shinbones 50 certs to standardize bread and lower its here say that Martin Lopez, Villa's
No action was taken,
apiece and chopped meats from 20 price were taken Monday, when Presi chief lieutenant, was executed by Villa
dent Wilson issued a proclamation for failure to obey orders and push but it is considered likely the ratios quantitiea o f war materials continue
cents a pound to 75 cents.
to arrive in the Trentino and Tyrol.
w ill remain unchanged.
placing all bakeries under government
(The Tyrol being in Austria, this evi
The group o f American aviators license December 10 and subjecting home the first attack on Ojinaga Wed
dently refers to Austro-Gernian rein
comprising the Lafayette Flying Corps them to food administration rules pre nesday morning.
Unconfirmed reports here are to the
soon w ill be incorporated into the scribing ingredients and weights of
anteeing 50 cents per hundredweight forcements).
American army, a majority o f the men loaves. Prices w ill not be fixed, but effect that some o f the V illa troops with an additional assurance o f two-
receiving officers’ commissions. The with the standardization it is expected have crossed into Texas and the com thirds o f the gross sale price of the
formal transfer by the French govern that competition and simplification o f mander o f the El Paso district has starch, for which the market is excel Q U E E N L I L I U O K A L A N I IS D E A D
ment, which already had expressed ap distribution w ill force down prices for been asked to send reinforcements lent this season.
This is the first
Try this yourself then pass
proval o f the action, is expected daily. pound loaves to 7 or 8 cents.
profiable market the farmers o f that la s t Hawaiian Sovereign Succumbs
It along to others.
Fancy breads w ill be eliminated,
vicinity have ever had for small pota
A fter Long Illness.
Resolutions urging the appropriation
It works I
TO A R R E S T E X - U . S. S E N A T O R toes.
by congress o f not less than $1,000,- and the multitude o f sizes now pro
000,000 to build “ an emergency air duced w ill be reduced to four with
C. H. Whitmore, engineer o f the
Ouch ! T I T 1 1 This kind o f rough
The weights R. F. Pettigrew, o f South Dakota, Ac State Highway department, returned lani, o f Hawaii, whose death had been
fleet o f huge war planes” to offset the standard ingredients.
talk will be heard less 1 ere In town If
cused o f Anti-W ar Utterances.
mobility of German forces on their in
to Salem from a trip over the lower
people troubled with corns will follow
Sunday morning,’ after a long illness.
terior lines o f communication were two and four pounds.
Columbia river highway this week.
the simple advice of this Cincinnati
The loaves w ill have creases in the
adopted at the annual meeting o f the
art. United States District attorney Camps at Knappa and Svenaon w ill be had shown striking patriotism for the authority, who claims that a few drops
Aero Club o f Am erica in N ew York middle to permit their sale in halves. from South Dakota, announced here closed soon, he said.
of a drug called freesone when applied
Tw o cruisers
United States. She subscribed liber to a tender, aching corn or hardened
In baking only three pounds o f sugar
and quarries have been established on
ally for the Red Crosa fund and the callous stops soreness at once, and
w ill be allowed fo r a barrel o f flour in
An attempt to hold a meeting o f the stead o f an average o f six pounds now arrest o f ex-United States Senator the Bugby Loops and it is believed Liberty Loan. When newa first came soon the corn or callous dries up snd
People’ s Council o f Am erica for De used, and two pounds o f vegetable oil R. F. Pettigrew , o f South Dakota, on
that a state o f war had been declared, lifts right o ff without pain.
mocracy and Terms o f Peace in Du shortening must be used instead o f six an indictment charging violation o f these camps all winter. Also a camp she hoisted the Stars and Stripea over
He ssys freesone dries Immediately
luth, Minn., Tuesday night, resulted in pounds o f lard or oil. The food ad the espionage act, would be served im
and never Inflames or even Irritates
the arrest o f Professor Scott Nearing, ministration expects to save 100,000,- mediately upon Pettigrew , who is now w ill continue in operation.
vising her former subjects to support the surrounding skin. A small bottla
Many walnut growers from Oregon the government o f the United States of freezone will cost very little at any
o f Toledo, chairman o f the executive 000 pounds o f sugar and the same in Chicago.
drug store, but will positively remove
committee o f the counciL
Nearing amount o f lard in this way. Bakers
Mr. Stewart announced that P etti and adjoining states are attending the to the fullest.
every herd or soft corn or callous
was turned over to the Federal author may use only skimmed milk for bread, grew would be brought back to South third annual session o f the Western
W tih the death o f Queen Liloukalani from one's feet. Millions o f American
has passed the last vestige o f royalty women will welcome this announce
and rolls w ill be permitted only if
ment charges the ex-senator with at McMinnville Wednesday.
in the Hawaiian Islands.
The eighth ment since the Inauguration of the
In an open letter to “ all men work made in standard sizes, and o f regula
tempting to obstruct the selective
Charles Galloway, state tax commis Hnd last monarch to hold sway over the high heels. If your druggist doesn't
ing in and around the copper mines, tion bread dough.
Through the co-operation o f the draft and with making anti-war utter sioner, left Friday for Atlanta, Ga., entire insular group, she reigned for have freezone tell him to order a small
and smelters o f the United
ances, contrary to the provisions o f where he w ill attend sessions o f the only two years and that brief flicker bottle tor you.
States and Canada, ” made public in baking industry and also with the bak
the espionage law.
National Tax association and also a o f sovereignty was extinguished more
Denver, Colo., Charles H. Moyer, pres ing o f the licensing system, Food Ad
Salted With Fine Words.
Although P ettigrew was indicted meeting o f the congress o f states on than 20 years ago in a revolution
ident o f the International Union o f ministrator Hoover hopes to work re
“ W here did you get that gold mine
several weeks ago at Sioux Falls by a taxation. Delegates from 42 states which led to the annexation o f the is
Mine, M ill and Smelter Workers, ap
you are promoting? Who did tho pros
federal grand jury, Mr. Stewart ex w ill attend th$ congress, which has for lands to the United States.
But not pecting?’’
peals to the loyalty o f working men to tribution from wholesale bakeries to
withstanding her effarement from pub
"N o one; but we have a first-class
assure a maximum production and retailers and from retailers to cus
He w ill urge grocers, for in sued for his arrest because he under ces between tax laws o f the various lic affairs. Queen Liiiuokalani never man doing tho prospectusing.”— Bos
thorough co-oDeration with the govern tomers.
stood Mr. P ettigrew was ill in a Chi states and also between the state and abandoned her regal pose nor lost the ton Transcript.
ment in fulfilling the country’s needs. stance to buy regular quantities of
Federal tax laws.
affection o f her former subjects, and
bread, lim iting their purchases to a cago hospital.
The Australian government has de
single bakery instead o f buying from
Shotaro Otani, a Japanese, arrested continued to her death a most interest
cided to hold another referendum on
Settlement is in Sight.
four or five, as at present, and to make
by the Federal authorities at Astoria, ing personality.
the question o f conscription.
San Francisco — An outline by the Thursday evening for fa ilin g to regis
lower charges to customers who pay
“ W et” Majority Grows.
Venice, Italy, is not alarmed over cash and carry their goods home than President’s mediation commission o f ter fo r the draft, has been released on
the invasion o f the Austro-Germans to those insisting on delivery and cred its probable recommendations in re this own recogniaznce to appear for
Cincinnati, O.— The close o f election
and the shops are kept open for busi it.
gard to the dispute between the Pacific hearing when wanted by Federal the week for Ohio le ft the anti-prohibition
On the cash-and-carry basis, he says, Telephone & Telergaph company and grand jury. George Miller, a German,
ness as usual.
bread can be sold at a profit of one
arrested on the same charge, is being forces with a lead o f 1816 votes. The
W est Texas cattle raisers and bank cent a pound loaf. In addition, an at employes was favorably received Wed held in the county jail. He was com totals, which had waxed and waned for
ers have sought government interven tempt w ill be made to persuade whole nesday by the Pacific District Council mitted to jail, as he informed the offi either side, Saturday stood: For pro Restored to Health by Lydia
tion as a result o f the long drouth sale bakeries to sell their products di o f the Brotherhood o f Electrical Work cers he intended to leave town as soon hibition, 522,226; against, 624,042.
The official vote o f Cuyahoga county
which threatens the lives o f thousands rect to customers who will pay cash ers, according to a statement by Vice as released from custody.
o f cattle, sheep and goats.
and carry their purchases.
Soldiers o f Oregon are not to go o f 819 wet votes over the unofficial
erhood. The outline was not made
without regular correspondents from figures, carried the anti-prohibition
The run o f silversides at Gardiner,
Enhsut, P a . - ” I was all run down and
Spruce Fires Set, is Theory.
The council held an all-day session to home, according to a plan outlined by m ajority within hailing distance o f weak inwardly. I had female troubles
which has been exceedingly light the
discuss the recommendations.
past two weeks, is increasing and the
2000 and gave the wets what they as
and nervous feelings
partment o f public instruction.
Each serted was ample proof that prohibi
engaged in subduing forest fires in the
fishing fleet is out in full force.
and my head both
city superintendent is asked to make tion was defeated in Ohio.
Indian Dances to Death.
ered me. 1 would
The old saying about the shoemak vicinity o f Empire declared they found
up a list o f the soldiers from his town
often have crying
e r’s children going barefooted is well
spells and feel as if
hawk, w ife o f the Indian policeman and pupils will be requested, as a part
German A ir Pilot Killed.
illustrated in the case o f J. H. Cham places. The fires were found chiefly
I was not safe. I f
who enjoys the distinction o f having o f their regular work in English, to
San Jose, Cal. — Emil C. Jahnsen,fof
bers, o f Cottage Grove, who has sold
I heard anyone com
Santa Clara, was the first American
ing I would run and
thousands o f cords o f wood during the was discovered the fire had eaten deep
Bull, danced herself to death on the
lock the door to they
air pilot to bring down a hostile raid
past year, but now finds himself with into the mold among the tree roots.
Standing Rock Indian reservaton near at home and to include an account of ing airplane over London according to
would not see me.
out a dry stick o f wood for his own A ll indications pointed to the theory
Cannon Hall, according to word re
I tried several doc
use, owing to a fire that recently de that oil had been poured on the trees
community is joining in to help win letters received by his parents, Mr.
tors and they did not
ceived here Wednesday.
to insure a good “ catch.”
stroyed his mill.
help me so I said to
Reports indicated that Mrs. Toma the war.
The fires were in the district where
Young Jahnsen said he was wounded
t hi u
thoHier ‘I guess
Fifteen years In a Federal peniten the Southern Oregon company owns a hawk, about 60 years o f age, over
Christmas-like activity pervaded the three times and his machine was struck I will have to die as there is no help for
tiary was the sentence handed out
She got me one of vour Little
headquarters o f the Hood R iver Red
machine gun. He is recovering. The books and my husband said I should try
Thursday to E. Wangerin, o f St. Paul,
Roys Get Taste o f Gas.
I stopped the doctor's
German pilot was killed and his ob one bottle.
in the first conivction by a general
men, who have been devoting every
Huns Busy in Cleveland.
medicine and took Lydia E. Pinkham’s
With the American Arm y in France
courtmartial at the Camp Dodge, la.,
Wednesday to Red Cross work, passed
Vegetable Compound. I t soon made a
Cleveland, O. — Several attempts
cantonment. Wangerin refused to obey — The American infantrymen in the
the day packing 100 Christmas boxes
change in me and now I am strong and
trenches and artillerists in the gunpits have been made within the past week,
American Women Loyal.
no all my w ork.” —Mrs. AitouaTua
destined to enlisted men in France.
have had their first real experience it became known Thursday, to destroy
Washington, D. C.— More than 10,- B ainjhm an , B ox 86, Knhaut, Pa.
The quotas from various Western with gas shells. The Germans have large Cleveland concerns which manu
Rains are causing discontinuance o f 000,000 American housewives, it was
Why will women continue to suffer
universities and college* designated to let loose many during the past two facture or store clothing and food state highway work in several parts o f announced Saturday, now have pledged dav in ami day out and drag out a sickly^-
enter the third series o f training days, making the use o f gas masks stuffs. More than 100 such concema Oregon, according to reports reaching themselves to follow the food admin half-hearted existence, missing thread
Shrapnel also has been in the city and vicinity have been the State Highway department, al istrator’s conservstion directions. The fourths of the joy o f living, when they
camps fo r commissions as second Lieu necessary.
tenants w ere announed at headquarters freely used by both sides. During a warned by the department o f Justice though it is probable that on Eastern pledges were obtained in a two weeks’ can find health in Lydia E. Pinkham'a
o f the Western department o f the recent night the enemy machine guns that such attempts may be expected in Oregon work and in some o f the west intensive campaign. The exact num Vegetable Compound T
I f you would like free confidential ad
army in San Francisco Friday. The were again turned on the American connection with carefully planned plots ern parts o f the state the work will ber o f pledges reported signed was 10,-
vice address Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine
trenches, the Americans replying.
I o f German and I. W. W. origin.
continue through most o f the winter.
camps open January 5, 1918.
215,240, with returns incomplete.
Co., Lynn, Mass,
W ith every county in Ohio having
reported officially, prohibition in Ohio
has been defeated by a m ajority o f
1723 on the face o f returns.
Laugh When People
Step On Your Feet
SICK WOMAN HAD