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About The Bend bulletin. (Bend, Or.) 1903-1931 | View Entire Issue (Oct. 14, 1914)
VHN HKMn MVMiKTIN, BKND, QKK., VRllST8lA OCTORRK 14, 11911.
HELIANTI IS FOUND
Tuber Developed by P. KdunitU on
Dry Lnml llnnch Itns Many Vv
And Is Highly Satisfactory ns
A Desirable To bio Delicacy.
" There seems every reason to bo-
Jicro Hint f. Eawards lias developed
n vegetable boio that will bo v groat
commercial success. It is called
Hcllanthi. Frost and drouth have
no effect on tho tubor tor Ilollanthi
is r root and already It hos boon
raised with marked success on rnw
land, absolutely without irrigation.
Thoso who huvo eaten the tubor
And it delicious. In appoaranco U
resembles an under sited sweet po
tato, and in tasto reminds one or an
oyster plant. However, It Is far more
versatile than either, when it cornea
to cooking, for Hcllanthi may bo
cooked and served In n multitude of
ways. It con, for Instance, be used
like asparagus, llko potato or oven
for soup. Further, experiments have
shown that stock take to It greedily,
and when big production is under
taken Its Importance In this direction
no doubt will bo developed.
Mr. Edwards, whoso ranch is half
a mile oft the Bend-Durns road eight
mllea east of town, has been experi
menting with crona for thrco years.
Now ho Bays that Hcllanthi Is by all
ocius tne best no has discovered, and
ho Is enthusiastic concerning its pfo.
In a tablo of food values furnished
by a physician. Or. Koch, Hallanthl
snows 640, while oreen pcao register
465, turnips 133 and potatoes 120.
According to authorities on this lltllo
known vegetable, and as stated by
Mr. Edwards, it will produce moro
units of food value to a given area
than any other vegetable known. Its
tops are also valuable for stock fod
der. Incidentally, they bear an at
tractive bloom, Bomothlng llko a largo
CURE FOR OLD AGE
Easy and Pleasant and Costs but
Little to Try It
A GOOD WAY TO CHEAT DEATH.
The Prescription Is to Mix Optn Air
and a Hobby, Shako Well and Taka as
Mny Hours a Day or Night as Pos
slbla Th. Cure In Real Life.
Old age can be cured. The prescrip
tion Is n simple one. Mix opvn air aud
n hubby, shake well and take ns many
hours a day n posklble. No out be
tins to age until he Is bored, and the
first pruy linlr conic when n man sud
denly thinks to hluinelf. "Winn's tbe
use?" Then is tbe time when a bobby
makes life IntiTestltig attain.
There vns an ultklal on one of onr
great railroad ulio wan retired nt sev
enty "He'll die how." mid his friends
kindly. Hut be dldu'U Instead, be be
came IntorvMfd In the wild dowers,
rind now be Is too blip; In looking fur
tllo rain's head on-lild and trying to
find a new stntlun for the hart's tongue
fern and tramping nroiind In the wood
and fields iu nil kinds of weather even
lo think of dying Anyway, he would
not huvo time until he's flu!hcd his
monograph on the willows of the Unit
"Tbcre Is a woman In Itnltlmore, seventy-two
years old. who year ago
sought to forget n great sorrow by
learning tbe biitlerfllpx Her city home
has become n rcndeziou for eutumolo
gbits all over the world and hornrs a
nmoits collection While her contein
itSrnrle are doxlng ilieir lives away in
oops and easy chairs she sHuds her
summers In the iimiinliiln untf tirr
Winters In I'luiidn with a butterlly net.
Twenty-one new specie lo Identify
are her contribution in the lepldnpteni,
nud she plans to lire until the last
goal of an entomologist Is reached
the using of her single Initial species
An octet of men In Philadelphia, all
well past their threescore years, some
In. business and some foot loose, be
long to the same ornithological socie
ty. They are n field every day of the
year, rain or shine, to wntch the ever
changing bird life. In the spring each
prepares mlgrnul sheets showing tbe
arrivals ol the hundred odd migrants
that pass through erery place every
year. There Is great rivalry as to who
thnll score the most warblers or Iden
tify the largext number of birds In one
day. At present writing the oldest of
the eight holds a record of seventy
five different kinds of birds seen or
heard iu one day between dawn and
dark one for each year of his age nnd
o"ne to grow on
A man In North Carolina by the sud
dun death of two of his family was
left alone with but iffye money, no
friends nnd 'the cheering dictum from
his doctor that he hud only a year to
live. To while away the few months
still left to hlin as well ns to help out
bis household expenses he took up the
study of edible mushrooms. At the ,
ejid of a year In the open he notified
his indlgnnnt physician that he had
become too much interested in bis
The New Winter Vegetable!
Better than Asparagus nnd Fnr Cheaper.
Specially Adapted for Dry Farming.
Now being grown successfully in the south
east homestead country. .Absolutely unharmed
by frost or drought. A commercial opportun
ity for the Central Oregon furmcr! It pro
duces enormous quantities of nutritious food
in very small areas. For sale for seed purposes
SHAWS FEED STORE
orF. EDWARDS, Dox 28(1, Uend
row Indoor 1hvm mid Mint tlut wity.to
where Ihu wild folk dwell, In their
land you wilt 11 ml the help of tho hills
nnd hope wide ns ttitt world, and
strength, nnd youth, and happiness,
Try It. Bnuiuol BcotIIIc, JrH Iu Llppln
cott's, Aerots tha Atlantic
Tho narrowest part of tho Atlantic I
between llrns.ll and Uulncii, where tho
ocean Is only nhout 1,800 tulles wldo.
From Newfoundland to Irelaud, tho
nnrrowest breadth north of the coun
ter, is nearly twlco ni far. Prom Now
York to tho nearest point or Kninco Is
nettrly three tlnte.i its fur.
bobby to confirm his diagnosis. In ten
years ho has discovered, classified nnd
tested 170 kinds of edtbto mushrooms
and has published n book which is one
of tho standard authorities for mush
room caters of tho world.
Another septuagenarian attributed hts
long Ilfo to the stars. Confined to
business during tho day, bo sought tho
open nlr nt night nnd began to study
tho changing constellations nnd the per
picking planets. Then he found that
with an oern glass he could detect
their colors ntid reveled In the blue
light of Vega, the green glare of JMrUis.
tho rose red of Aldotxiran. tbe dame
color of Itetclgueso and the strange
shade of other gleaming sky king
Finally he bought n small telescope.
Now. nt seventy, he tins published n
monograph on tho double stars, besides
a quaint little star guide that has In.
tcrcstcd thousands In his hobby.
None of tho nature studies requires
much money or tlmo. A cheap illus
trated guidebook, an opera gtnsc and.
If iKMtxlbto. some walks nnd talks with
on cxiiert. nnd you will learn almost
Immedlntcty to Identify a score or moro
of (lower, or birds, or constellations,
or mushrooms, nnd you will have found
a hobby on which you may ride away
Try it. young men. lest you grow old.
Try It, old men, before you grow tired
!-npe Into the open front these nnr
The BRICK GARAGE
(UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT)
First Class Repair Work done by experts.
Yes, we repair Fords, Mid guarantee the
job. Full line tires and supplies. We
have a few bargains in second hand cars.
a Give us a trial.
TEe Bend Garage Company
WHERE SERVICE COUNTS
E. H. IHIUNKA C. M. BAKER
Tha Lsusr Evil.
"it's Mr. Ilurvlt'lgli I think I'll send
him wont I'm out-"
"Won't the still, small voleo reproach
"Oh. yes. but I'd miner listen tt he
still, small volu t tut n to Mr. iture-lelghV-ilostnu
The most deadly foe to surccs. In
the future Is the Inertia which springs
from self satisfaction in Itie success of
Flower and Weed Teit.
How tn tell the flower from the
wevd: Pull them up by tho roots. If
they nre Howent that will bo the last of
'cms If weeds, only tho bcgluulug.
l'Vrvih rotinirn rtmmm nn anln if
tho Creamery nt nil times. Adv 2033p
Did tho llond ntor Light ft Power Co, when
they built tholr now Power Plant uso tho best
HAND'and (IHAVKIi thoy could buyr
WHY did tho City, when thoy built tho now
RKU'Kll HYHTKM. uso tho best HANI) nuil
OltAVItfi tho market nrfordod? Tho answer
Is obvious, Thoy KNKW that tha host ma
terials for concrata work pay tho largest divi
dends In tno unit.
As wo lmvo booh nble to satisfy tho exact
ing demands of thuso customers, -wo fool that
your demands can bo us miccossrully mot.
Wo can supply you with tho proper Bites
of washed sand nnd ucroonod grovol for your
particular purpose. Ask for quotations.
Bolton, Ruetenik & May
FRANK MAY, Mgr. Uend, Ore.
Ofllco with Itobt. II. flould, Drscliulrfl
"Concrete Ultimately, Why Not Now?"
Is It Done Right?
(WHO i mT -i)
If It I. 1st wtil anoush alone nut un
Ims tt la up to tba mark In avtrr dUl!
eoma end us.
LOW PRICES, BETTER SERVICE
Bend Steam Laundry.
AND IHtY CLEANING
"Put Your Duds
In Our Suds"
The Manufacturers and
Land Produd: Show
October 2(1 to November 14
Make Your Headquarters at
The New Perkins Hotel
ROOMS WITHOUT BATH $1.00
ROOMS WITH OATH 51.50
A Rcstnurnnt with Food nntl Prices Rijjht
C. II. HIIAFKH, Manager
llvLaltl 1 Klvs
Give you all of the good
and none of the bad eff edts
of coffee. They eliminate
the poison and make coffee
PURE and WHOLESOME
The Miller Lumber Company
The ELECTRIC TOAST
ER makes ideal toast. We
have a few at $2.50"
The BEND WATER LIGHT
, POWER CO.
CENTRAL OREGON LINE
Special Fares to Portland
Opens Oct. 26; Closes Nov. 14
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TH'UNTV CUL'NTIKH DISI'LAV
$10,000 IN CAhll I'ltlC.MILT.MH
.MKIAM AND DII'MIMAN FOH I)IHlMVH
HO.000 KyUAUIJ I'UCT I'MKHt HI'ArU
Vov Cartliur Doliiils f'oiiNiiIt
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