NEMO CORSETS To the Ladies of Bene! and Crook County: . WE WISH TO ANNOUNCE the arrival of a complete ttock of new Nemo LASTIKOPS CORSETS with moileli for each ami every figure, ranging from Very tletuler to extra stout. Each of the Nemo Models h the most perfect corset of lit W that bat ever been prwIuceJ. Come In and tee them. &W&r &hsx&&. "The Store of Hotter L BITS ABOUT TOWN. ('. V. Mocker of IjiIiIIiiw win In town Saturday. W. K. Saylor if Tumnlo h-h-hI Saturday In Mend. Henry Whltiwtt loft Inst, week on 3i trip to Cnlifornfn. C. U. ItlchunU haa bouj-litn Win ton enr for use In his ri'nl estate Imslm-m. T. J. McClnln of Silver Uko wiw u viiillor here Inst week, Mtnylnir at TitKRVl's. N. I Welder In pftlntinjr tho Frank May apartment house on Hond Hln-el. Mrs. Henry Whltm-lt ami little Itutk'litor Vurn are vi-iitii'ir relative in I'rinovllle. r Mrn. S. K. Howe ha arrival in Ilend to hmikI the itummvr with her win, C. I). Howe. Deputy linmo Warden S. (J. Dorrirt made a busine trip to 1 j'rlnevillu IiimI week. It. F. Averill. necretnry of The Mend (Company, lelt Sunday for I'ortland on buHinciw. I .1. F. Foster and wife of Summer1 l.uko went in Hend Saturday uiKhtf on their way to i'ortland. Mr. nml Mrn. Leon FulkM have' nfrivod In Hiiml from Wyoming, III., to HK)nd the Hummer. ' Mr. and Mn. it. (!. Sturgeon of' IjiIiIIiiw were vUitinK frlundt in town Saturday and Suiulny. B. M. Hall and Mr. and Mrn. C. N. CennliiK "f Seatllu have comu to jiend to take up hoinesteiiili. V Mm. J. J. Underwood of Silver Jjiko wiu a Hend vlHltor lust week, itayjn at the IMIot Huttu Inn. Foil Saijc 30 complete Iron hed-Hti-adH, Yam Yam nprinir matronse, feather pillows, all at your own pricu. Nuw & Secondhand Furni ture Storo,!l. 0. Corner. OM 1 1.-U 1 ----- ..' ,., ' , Announcement HnviiiR iHirctinseil the in'orest of L. D. Kennedy in tho busi ness conducted by Thompson & Kennedy, I wish to announce that 1 will continue tho business for tho pronent under tho same firm name nml am prepared to supply as usual al tlo requirements of our customers ami friends. I Imvo on hand a very- largo and com plete assortment of furniture ami household supplies at popular prices. Your continued trade and pntronnito solicited. Thompson & Kennedy v E. MeTHOtoPSQfr Wopl- $ Whoro your dollar Wull Btreot, near First National Values." Hend, Oregon. John Decker of Liberty. N. I)., arrived lust week and excU to buy projHTty near town. Mrn. C. K. Swalford of Ijilllaw In In Hend luwlstinir CIoukIi & True in tho wile of Kay McKay lands. Joseph Devay of Seattle wan in Hend la.il week and purchased 80 acreti of the Coddnrd estate through CIourIi & True. A. H. Mcndcnhnll and family, of I'omeroy, Wiuh., has taken up his residence on his irrigated "80" four miles cost of Hend. Miss Lottie Montgomery of I'rino vllle upont Sunday at Hotel Hend, leaving Monday morning for IaliN law to vIhH friends. John Stukmier of Madras wa3 in Hend yesterday en route to Hold, near which town he expects to lo cate on a homostend. (J. M. Cornell of I'rinovillo, pro prletor of the Cornell Stae & Stable Company, was a buxinocM visi tor in town Innl week. Henjamln Sawl-rid-- of North Yakima. Wash., arrived in town last week and hits a position in the olljce of Tho Hend Coinpiny. The dance nt Llnster's Hall Sat urday evenlnir was well attended, and those prosent roxirt that it wan a most enjoyable alTair. 1.. H. McCann of Ilmwnnn, Al berta, Camilla, is visiting his daiiKliter, Mrs. Ralph S)encer. Ho will Hjionil Huvurnl weeka here. Jame Hoyco and Will Slovens Med on iiO-ncro homesteads Satur day. They wore located by the Stewart Steele & Richards Co. Mrs. CcorKo A. Jones loft Friday for Op:il City to a-iend somo time with her liushand, who is maniiRer of tho Jones Wurehouso Company. Tell us what wo can buy for you In Rood enta. Wo will soon have it. W. C. McCuihton Co. does Its duty. Hank, '"Hend, Oregon 3SB F. Mllo Lobdcll, formerly of Hend but now of Washington, 1). C, luifl put In u bid for a painting contract with Uncle Sam In tho I'annma canal zone. F. M. Marshall oiwncd n barber shop next door to W. C. McCulston'H Htore Monday morning. Tills makes three toiiHorial establishment in town now. 'K. J. McCrlckey and Chnrles Harris of Park Side, Saskatchewan, Canada, have come to Hend to look over the Central Oregon country with a view to locutlng. Tho Fifth (irndo baseball team of the Hend school will play the Fifth (Jrade nine from I'rinovillo hero Saturday afternoon. Everybody Is requested by tho boys to attend. C. M. Itlchards left last Friday for n couple of weeks trip to Mis souri, Kansas ami Oklahoma, to in terest H!ople there in Hend project. Mr. Kichnrds will bring his family with him when he returnit. The Christian Jiiideuvur Society will give an Ice cream lawn party nt the home of Mrs. L. I). Wlest Friday evening. Everybody is in vited to attend, and a Hecla! wel come will be extended strangers. William Nye of The Dalles Opti mist, wife and child are in Hend to Hjtend several months, having arriv ed Monday. Mr. Nyo came up i"ieciiilly on account of the recre ative opportunities this place affords. Antonc Aune, his mother nml sis ter returned Thurwlay from un ex tended trip to 1'ortlarul and Huget Sound cities. Whllo away Mrn. Aune received medical treatment and cainu buck much improvisl in health. Dr. W. T. I'liy, formerly of Hot Ukc, Oregon, wishes lo announce his H?rmanent location in Spokane, .Washington, with ofllcos in the Hutton Huildlng. He will limit his i work to surgery, ofllce' practice and , consultation. 1 Work haa been started on tin4 ' tabernacle which tho Methodist will ' build on their lot on Ohio street. ' Kev. W. I, Wilson, who is rowistlng i with the building, nays he expect ' to have the mooting" place ready by I the time for his next appointment here May 12 1 . Hend will send a large delegation i to Madras tomorrow, tho attraction I leing the Al (1. Harnes circus. This is the firnt show of the kind to come Into Central Oregon by rail. Tho Deschutes Hallway is now In oper ation to Madra and will bring In the circus train tomorrow morning. Millard Triplctt has on exhibition nt hi store an interesting souvenir. It is n sheet of pnner. In a frame, on which was written the first nnll. nance passed by the Hend Common Council. It was posted on the old citv hall building and every word of writing has been faded out by the sunlight. L. D. Kennedy has sold out his half Interest in the firm of Thomp son & Kennedy to E. M. Thomtsnn. who will conduct tho businoiw for the present under the name firm name. Mr. Kennedy left todnv for Vancouver. H. C whore he will lie connected with the Mason & Hisoh I'lano Co., Ltd. A. II. Dorris. recently appointed forest ranger, loft this week for I-ort Hock, which will be his head Himrter". He wits first nniolntcd to the I'ino mountain s"ction but Inter transferred to District No. 0. Mrs. Dorris will spend never) week visiting relatives at Hood Hivor be fore going to Fort Hock. Mr. and Mm. I.. A. W. Nixon of Seattle arrived in Hend last week to look over tho Cent ml Oregon country. They shipped their house hold goods, a team and wagon to Mndnia and drove in front there. After HMiuling some tlmo In this vlclnitv thev Intend to Uike n trip into Iiko and Harney counties. Postmaster F. O. Minor has re ceived Instructions from tho Host ofllco Department to count everv piece of mail passing through this office during May. Tills includes every class of mail and means a great deal of extra work. Mr, Minor says ho has had no advices an to tho reasons for tho count. Tho order seems to bo general an post masters in other Oregon towns Imvo received similar instructions. F. C. W. Parkor of Portland, state secretary of tho Haptist State Convention, spoko horo Sunday night and again Monday evening, Ho nni) Rev. 0. M, Cllno spoko at Redmond Sunday morning and afternoon and then enrho up horo oy auto, nits is Mr. Parker's lirst visit to Hend and ho said that ho wtuj grenjly pleased with ,tho town, Tho freshest eggs, butter and Vegetables arrive daily. W. 0. Mc CuIston Co. . Tho Library Clutj'witl irlvo a food sale Saturday at tho UnloVr-Marketi Tho ladies will make a specialty of ureuu mm pica. SEllirBIG 4" Here is a sale that means money-saving to you. Four special big bargains for three days. Sale begins at 7:30 o clock Thursday, May 1 1 , and ends at 2 o'clock Saturday, May 1 3. Men's 50c Work Shirts Only 30c. Made of good chambray, woven stri'H-n and plaids, blue, gray a n d t a n grounds, yoke back, ex tension collars, Hkirt gun v'ts. double stitched foiled seam. Made with good liberal measurements, not the skimpy kind ao often seen. Regular 50c shirt at only .... ITEXT DOOR 1 v to Poitofftce BcnJ, Oregon Ilaptiit Church Services. Sunday School at 10 a. in. Preach ing ftt 11 sermon on "The Obliga tlon to Pray." Christian Endeavor at 7 p. in. Evening preaching ser vice nt 8 -sermon on "When the preacher got Into jail." Mid-week service Thursday evening at 8 o'clock. Everybody always woicome At ull those services. C. M. CtJNK. Preacher. Notice. If you wish to have your ex press and light Height come in along with your letter and daily pnpcr.s. have it come in on the mail line. Tim Counktt Stagh & STAiituCo 25tf WILLING TO LEND. """ Only Hr Huiband, th Mian Tiling, Had Pinchid Hr Wad I Men hare oiuellilns to lenrn from wo Dion lu the art of warding off "toucher'" for coin. H'otncn rmpoaJ to aueb re-urala once In ahout ercry thoutaml cimn. but they are scientific In their refusal. A Cleveland woman with a rcputnllon ni a borrower turned up at the home of one of her friend the other tnnrnliiK with a nnicb done over tory aUiut a xPlteiit and llirentenlnij iln-Miinler nod the tmunl roitient fur the lonn pnr It back to morrow, certain" f 15. ''Why, my dear, certainly." wns the pleasant reone lo her carefully tv hearsed llttlo yarn, "you Knir thins, you! Just nail till I run uostalra und cet my purse." Hhe ran uiwtnlm. The male head of the limine lii!Micd lo be In the noin here Hhe kepi her puro He saw her tile I tie ptirne nut uf n ehlffouler draw er mid dellliemtely reiiiexe a wad of hill from It. leaving iiIhiui 37 cents In tdlxor and ropier In the change nn-eptaele. Tile tiiiin wns .menu enouuh to lean oer the ntulr nilllug when hi wife went dowuxtulrH lo the ('.tr ior with her flattened pocletbook la her timid. "Oh. I'm so sorry.' tfenrle." he heard her any. "but I really thought I hud the money. I And. thoiich, that Prank, nt usual, huit been at my purse I hennl It I it say xouiethlni; alMiut set lllui; n plumber's bill lat ulKht when I was half aideeh-und the mean thine has left me only eiiouuh for cur fare. Too had' Of mui-ft, you know. If I had It" ii lid so on. -Cleveland I'lalu Dealer. CURIOUS BLUNDERS. Th Anachroniim That Crowded a One Famou Potm. The medieval roumm-ei- are full of blunders, making coiiteiiiH)nirles of tucn who were t-cpuriited sometltnes b) hundred, soim-ilmcd by thousands. of yean, but us historical criticism had not I lieu u being and the general Information ot the age was not su perior lu any particular to tlAt of the nocllM their plans do uot umount to much from u literary olut of view. 8uch au Instance Is the case of Arlos to, who might be upHed to know something at least of the truth of his tory, but whose oiue famou poem, "Orlando Furloso," Is a tissue of his-turk-ul nbsurdltlit from beginning to end, lu this poeni Chnrlemngue and hh peers mv Joined by Edward 1, of Kuc land, lllcuiml, earl of Wurwlck; Clar cme und the UuKea of York and Gloucester; caution are employed bun- , dreds of years before the time of ( Monk Schwurts, nud the .Moors are tvpr-'seutetl as established lu Sialu lu ( plte of the historic fact that i0U years chip-ted after tho death of Clmrle- , niague befotv they crossed fnm Afri ca. In one place Prettier John, who lived -100 years after, Chirloinague, atd .Coustuutluo tho. tireut, who dleuS flvo ceuturji .tiof.or uliu. ,are lutro-f auceu unu uoio luouour vuiiivcim- mm a?al. -30c Here is a handsome Jap China sugar and cream set. Allover Japanese scene, floral and gold ucroll border, Tokio red edges and bundle. It is a regular 7Cc set. Dur ing till sale wo cut the price in two and give you the bargain at 35c Galvanized Tubs. Made of heavy weight material, with heavy wired top, patent mulleable handles und large size. No. 2 tub, reg- 7Zr ular S1.10, now only JC Rowe's Store Jolnod by the Hlack Prlucc. " Audubon and HI Hair. Audubon, the creat naturalist, early In hi career wore hi hair Tcry tana He wrote in hla diary one day: "I 1 sMr ft" hnlr at long a usual 1 be Itero It dees a much (or mc Qi my palntlnc." However. In 1827 bt friend succeeded la perauadlng tiltri to get his hnlr cut nccortllng to the pre rnlllng fAshlon. On March It) of that ' year be wrel- In iJ'i Oltry: "ThU day my hair sucrlOccd and Ilia will of God ' usurped by the winlies of man. As the bHrlKT clipped my locks rapidly It re minded me of the horrible: times of the Prench revolution when the same oicratloti was performed U-fl all the victims murdered by the itulllotlnf, Uf heart souk low." Further to xpr his grief, the margin of the pace ou which this entry was made he painted black about th rei-o.ua rtiys of an Inch deep all around. Still Wondering. -The deaf man got out of the tram car on to th other line of rails. "Look out! There's car comlne!" cried the conductor. "Whatr said the deaf man. "There's a car coming." "What!" ' Just then the car caught and knock ed down the deaf man. and aa be pick ed himself up be said: ' I wonder what that foot kept me there talklug aboutr-Loudon MalL. Juit th Oppoiit. An Irishman at a filr got poked In the eye with a stick and took proceed ings ntralnst the otTeuder. tald the magistrate. "Come. now. you don't really helleo be meant to put your eye out." "Faith, you're right this time." said Pat. "for I U'lleve he tried to put It farther ln."-I.ondon Tlt-Ults. Geo. W. McMillan's Life In surance Policy in Oregon Life On March 31, 1911, Mr. Goo. W. rcMillnn, President of the MeMillnn Grnin Company, was examined for liffl insurance by Oregon Life. He passed a first-class exam ination. In settlement of the first year's premium the soliciting agent accepted a note payable in thirty days. In due course of business the policy was issued and sent bv registered mail to Mr. McMillan on Friday, April 7, 1911, at 6:15 P.M. On Friday, April 7, at 6:10 P. M Mr. McMillan was accidentally killed by being-run over1 by a freight train, a short distance) from his placo of business. On Sunday, April 9, funeral services over the remains Of Mr. McMillan wero held. On Monday, April 10, a check for $5000.00, tho full amount of his policy in Oregon Life, was paid to the widow. Mr. McMillan carried insurance in six other companies, and they will undoubtedly in courso of time pay the respec tive amounts duo on thoir policies, but Oregon Life Insur ance Company, as always, was first to pay. U H our agents do not reach you, write, phone or call. Homo Office, Corbett Bldg., 6th and Morrison, Portland. A. L,.Mills,. t . LlSamuil, . E. ;Nv-$ity0ty& Prcsldent.- . General Manager. . . ,; Dttfc Mfcr.' ' ' ' C. Cribb, Agent SPECIAL SALE KAMOfH IIl'ItSON HOSE for ladles. The boil bono on the markot. WoofTortlio 3JV; how (not the cheap 30c grade), in cither black or tan, during this talo Ol only per pair,.,,,.. ..JC THE SAME 1 COODSFOR LESS MONEY. :v LAIDLAW LOCALS. Laidlaw, Ore,, May 8, The Socialist cntertplnpnent given here Thursday night wbj attended by a a large crowd. The program, con sisting of Socialist songs, readings and recitations, was well rendered, after which the audience listened to nn interesting address on "Good j Citizenship" by a Redmond Socialist. t Will Thorp, our enterprising' news" i agent, has installed a soda fountain land will serve ice cream through ' tho summer. Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Fry rear and j daughter of Cloverdale were guests I of Mr. and Mrs. Dart Nichols Sun day. F. E. Dayton has moved his fun ily to the Hartcr ranch north of town, where they will' spend the summer. Mrs. Frank Murk has been con fined to her bed for some time with rheumatism. J. R. Benhatn and sister, Mrs. Wallace, were guests at the home of J. B. Nichols Sunday. F. W. Lcverenz of Gist was a Laidlaw visitor the first of tho week. J. 6. Nichols and wife went to Bend on business Tuesday. J. L. Couch and wife went to Gist Tuesday. Furnished house for""rent. In quire of Mrs. C. A. Jones. 9 We can supply your wants in good eats for les3. W. C. McCuts tonCo. for Crook County !