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' Read the Daily Gazette for all news.
Skeeter Swann went to Albany to
day to play ball.
Acme Quality Paints and Floor Var
nish that wears at A. L. Miner's.
Byron Frantz and daughter Lilly of
Hoskins, were in town yesterday.
Cedar bee hives. Largest stock
best prices at 0. J. Blackledge's.
Call up the Palace of Sweets for your
ice cream and sherbets. Free delivery.
Small's Bakery for a big loaf of bread.
Why? Because they have a bread mixer
6 28 e o d
J. H. Edwards and wife, of Bell
fountain, were trading in the city yes
terday. Cleve Curran left for Wells this
morning and'will watch the maneuver
ing in the hay field for a while.
Tyra Smith, living near Peoria, has
had his farm house nicely painted and
papered. The work was done by Jas.
Githens, of Corvallis.
Lester Lilly and sons, Clifford and
Marion, who have been visiting their
relatives in this county, left for their
home at Roseburg joday.
.Wood for sale. Leave orders at Rob-
inson-Cate Co. 6-24-tf
Closing out sale. All trimmed hats
go regardless of cost, at Mrs. Mason's.
6 28 6t
Golden Rod Oats are the best. A
Willamette Valley product. At Kline's
Take a Kodak with you on your vaca
tion, $1 to ?65. Instructions free.
6 26 6t Graham & Wells
bhough & Sons, the woodsawyers.
will make special price of 40 and 50
cents per cord on woodsawing. Call
drd & Polk. Phone 489- 6-28-tf
Eat Golden Rod Flakes,
They are better for breakfast,
Than old-fashioned corn cakes,
And five minuets time,
Is all that it takes
At Kline's. 6-12-tf
Mrs. Charles Beach and Mrs. James
Dryden have been selected as confer
ence officers of the Women's Home
Missionary Society of the M. E. church
which has been in ssssion at Portland
the past few days. Mrs. Beach is to be
supply secretary and Mrs. Dryden sec
retary of systematic benevolences. The
M. E. church is rapidly forging to the
iront as one of the most important
churches in the conference, hence the
The bill at the Palace Theater chang-
i ed last night and is a good one. Wal
ters and Murray appear in the playlet
I "Six o'clock Tea" and they made a de-
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uiiries iij. .firmoLi-uiiK, wi omi r ran- ; ciueu nit. Mr. Waiters .IS a come-
Cisco, is here ana will spend the sum- aian of no mean ability and his witti
cisms kept the large crowd who heard
mer at the General Thorp home. Mr.
Armstrong is the brother-in-law of Mrs.
General T. J. Thorp has accepted an
invitation to make the address of the
day at the Newport celebration on
July 5. Great preparations are being
made at this popular seaside resort for
a big time.
Prof. C. I. Lewis has been selected
as a judge of fruit at the Spokane
Inter-state Fair to be held in Septem
ber. This fair is one of about the size
of the Salem Cherry Fair and is sup
ported by eastern Washington, western
Idaho and eastern Oregon.
E. E. Williams, traveling salesman
out of Portland, is back on the road
again after an extended absence. He
is interested in real estate in Texas and
made a thorough tour of inspections,
coming home thoroughly satisfied that
in the sweet bye and bye they would
make him lots of money.
Prof. C. I. Lewis, of the department
of horticulture at OAC, goes to Med
him last night in continual laughter.
The moving pictures, while not as good
as some recently shown here, are not
bad, and Miss Spangler, in her song,
"Under The Umbersol" pleased the
patrons of the Theater. The bill will
be repeated tonight.
The Ladies Riding Club seen on the
streets recent evenings puts up a rather
attractive appearance. Miss Carrie
Danneman is working up this feature of
the Fifth of July celebration and has
twenty-five riders in line and there is
hope of securing at least ten more.
There is said to be a prospect of a bunch
of lady riders from Albany, also, sev
eral in that city having signified their
desire to take part. It is distinctly
creditable to Corvallis that such a num
ber of lady riders can be secured on
short notice, and that they will be a
pleasant feature of the festivities ad
mits of no doubt
J. J. Houser has just presented to
this office a remarkable sprig of black
republican cherries, the tip end of
ford tomorrow to carry on experimental single branch containing forty samples
work along horticultural lines. On Sat-1 of the luscious fruit. For any man to
urday he will give a lecture on "Orchard ' go back east and tell the truth about
Fertility," before the Rogue River this bunch of cherries or about the trees
Horticultural Society. This society is , in Mr. Houser's yard, or the trees in
the strongest of its kind in the state, ' other yards and orchards at this time,
its monthly meetings being attended by would be to provoke naught but smiles
as many as 300 enthusiastic fruit of incredulity. The cherries taken from
growers. j the single sprig referred to above filled
The architects are now completing a pint cup' a fact incomprehensible to
plans and specifications for the Central the averaSe eastener. That many trees
Agricultural Building and the new and whole l"chards bear as generously
Heating Plant. It is expected that ' ln huge PrPrtion is not within the
within the next twnr.r t.V,r, - SP of one who has not seen.
tracts will be awarded for these build
ings. The completion of the Agricul
tural building will afford considerable
additional room that is very badly need
ed in relieving the congested condition
generally throughout "the institution.
Ahout $30,000 is being expended during
this year for equipment.
Why not take it.
50 cents per month
All the News All the
Time in the
mk Watches need
Their method of carrying them is
responsible for the fact. Pinned to
the waist or hanging on a chain the
delicate mechanism is easily disar
ranged. We pay special attention
to ladies watches,' and when re
paired by us you frill find that they
keep in order longer.
yE. W. S, PRATT, Jeweler and Optician
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SUITS, SKIRTS and WAISTS
These Garments for Ladies . and Misses
are of excellent quality. The styles speak
tor themselves and the . prices are really
less than the cost of material and making.
YOU CAN SAVE MONEY BY BUYING HERE NOW
Henkle & Davis
. The Coffee Club will erive one of its
delightful parties Saturday night.
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Dobell arrived
home yesterday from a months trip to
For Rent One suite 2 rooms and 1
single room unfurnished C. I. Lewis,
Corner Jefferson and 3rd. Ind. 142. tf
Lee McGinnis and Arthur Berman re
turned yesterday from a delightful out
ing on Mt. Chintimmi, where they have
been in camp the past week.
Ladies' Day at the Commercial Club
tomorrow afternoon will be purely in
formal and all members are requested
to be present to enjoy the social occas
M. Burnap is at the Burnap-Leech
ranch, east of Monroe, superintending
the work of harvesting a large crop of
hay. A crew of ten men is helping him
dy the work.
Actual construction work on the new
addition to the Christian Church is now
under way,, and it is hoped to have the
church ready for use in the early fall.
The Christian people are spending $3, 000
on the enlargement of their church,
this in addition to the laying of cement
walks some time ago.
Pastor D. H. Leech was called to Al
bany Wednesday to perform the cere
mony that united Miss Maude Kelly, of
Albany, and William Moore, of Grants
Pass, in marriage. Miss Kelly has been
a popular teacher in the Albany schools
a number of years. Mr. Moore is a
druggist at Grants Pass and in the
southern town they will make their
Honored By Yale
The Graduate School of Yale Univer
sity will today honor Herbert B. Augur
head of the history department in the
Jefferson High School, by conferring
upon him the degree of Master of Arts
for his wide research into the history
of the French Revolution in the origin-
a'J French, Mr. Augur was graduated
from Ya e in 1897 wih the degree of
Bachelor of Arts, after which he pass
ed one year in the Yale Law School,
coming from that department in 1898
to join the faculty of the Bishop Scott
Academy. Later Mr. Augur was pro
fessor of history, Greek and Latin at
the Hill Military Academy, resigning
that post last February to take up his
present high school duties. -
Mr. and Mrs. Augur are taking a
trip to Nehalem via Astoria and Sea
side, by horseback. From Seaside they
will return up the' Columbia River to
Houlton, proceeding thence across to
the Upper Nehalem country through
Pittsburg, Mist, Fishhawk and Olney,
Last summer Prof, and Mrs. Augur
walked 350 miles behind a packhorse in
an- outing from Seaside to Newport and
back to Astoria, and the previous sum
mer, in walking from Seaside to- New
port, they were lost and faced starva
tion on Cascade Head before they were
YOU CANNOT AFFORD 1
TO GO ON YOUR VACATION
WITHOUT A KODAK
Free instructions in developing and printing.
Dark room free to public One dollar up to
GRAHAM & WELLS
Occidental Lumber Co.
Corvallis Lumber Co.
We are here to supply your needs in the Lumber line. Please
call on J. B IRVING for information and prices. And take
notice that if we have not got exactly what you want we will
get it for you.
G. O. BASSET r, Local Mcr.
The Best Paint
There is no b'etter paint made for appearance and
Acme Quality Paint
Specially prepared for exterior and interior use.
"FLOOR VARNISH THAT WEARS"
WAIL PAPER AND PAINT STORE
Second Street, Near Palace Theater
Benton County Lumber Co.
Manufacturers of all kinds of
Fir Lumber, Mouldings, Cedar Posts,
Sawed and Split. Oedar Shakes -
Doors, Windows, Lime, B'ick Cement.
' Shingles, etc
"Arthur, dear, Tvby do you keep that
theap plaster cast of Venus eternally
in your mantel?" asked the artist's
"It is to retain my ideals of you,
love." answered the artist, "to retain
the one Impression I had before dis
covering the proportionate elements of
linen handkerchief, excelsior, horsehair
and cotton batting in the modern fe
male figure." Puck. '
But He's Scarce.
It is easy enough to be pleasant
When life goes along like a book.
But the man who is rare
Is the one who won't swear
When a trout wriggles oft from
It is easy enough to be pleasant
When your creel is both - heavy
But the fellow worth while
Is the chap who can smile
After fishing all day and no bite.
On His Birthday.
He The worst thing about me la
my nose; I've got such a beastly one.
She You shouldn't say such things
about a gift.
He A gift! I ah don't under
stand. She Wasn't it a birthday .present?
New York American.
Irony of Fate.
Oh, when we dodge a runaway
And stop to thank the fates
Who trips us up that very day?
The kid on roller skates!
And when we dodge the motor cars
And motorcycles thick
Who makes us see so many stars?
The kid with the hockey stick!
The Serene Scorcher.
"So that policeman held you up
"Yes," answered Mr. Chuggins. "1
think it's a case of professional jeal
ousy. He's annoyed because my auto
mobile can go faster than his bicycle.'.'
She swept along the dusty way
With nodding plumes and garments gay.
Her chin was tilted with an air ,.
That caused the rabble rude to stare.
Oh, she was fashioned like a slat!
Her store hair bulged around her hat.
But, ah, how futile seemed her frown
She' A left the price tag: on her gown I -.,
Cleveland Plato Qalr.
Glass Jars, All Kinds, at
MELLON & PINKERTON
Second Street, Corvallis, Oregon
Hardware, Implements, Buggies, Wagons, Cream Sepa
rators, Graniteware, Tinware and Builders'
Sole Agents for
Congo Roofing and Quick Meal Ranges
WHEN YOU WANT SOMETHING
- GOOD TO EAT
Phone Your Orders To No. 7,
THATCHER & JOHNSON'S GROCERY
Where They Will be Promptly Filled.
Fine Line of Crockery, Glassware, Cut
ulass, ttaviland and Chinaware,
Mellon $f Gendron
Contractors and Builders
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oundation work, sidewalk and curbing
a specialty Manufacturers of cement
blocks, plain and fancy cement brick,
porch columns, cement flues, jardi
nieres, etc. Dealers in cement, plaster
Irst and Adams Sts. Phone 2318
Corvallis, - Oregon
Cbe City Stables
Everything new and up to
date. Rigs furnished on
short notice. Call
and give us a
Whitney's & Colbert
Concrete blocks ol all kinds Concrete
bricks, fancy and plain, Concrete tile
and steps, Concrete window sills and
High grade Cement and .Lime in any
Phone Ind. 3181
413 Second Street South
CORVALLIS - - OREGON
20 Per Cent
In order to clean up our
We will erive 20 per cent discount
until all are sold
A. K. RUSS
Dealer in all Men's Furnishings
CORVALLIS. - OREGON
Blackledgfe & Everett
Successors, t" Henkle A' Bla klt.-3
FUNERAL DIRECTORS and LICENSED EMBALMERS
Carry a complete line of coffins and
caskets in all colors and sizes; also
ladies' men' and children's burial
robes. Calls attended to dav and
night. Lady assistant. EffBALSIKS FOR
SH1PPWG li SPECIALTY. Call at Biackledge's
furniture store Both phones.
J. F. YATES, ATTORNE Y-AT-LAW.
Oifice Rooms 3, 4, 1st Natl Bank Bldg.
Only set of anstracts in Benton County
G. R FA ERA, M. D , PHYSICIAN ANJ3
Surgeon. Office in Burnett Block,
over Harris' Store. Residence corner
Seventh and Madison. Office hours:
8 to 9 a. m.; 1 lo 2 p. m. Phones:
Office, 212S, Residence, 404.
J. B. MORRIS, M. D, PHYSICIAN
and Surgeon. Corner Third and loa
voe Streets, Corvallis, Oregon. Office
hours: 9 to 12 a. m.; 1 to 4 p. m ; 7 to
8 p, m. Phone in both office an I residence.
W.T. ROWLEY, M. D., PHYSICIAN
and Surgeon. Special attention given
to the Eye. Nose and Throat,. Office
in Johnson Blair. Ind. 'phone at of
fice and lesidence.
M, S. BOVEE, FONERAt DIRECT
or and Licensed Embalmer. Suc
cessor to Bovee & Bauer Corvallis,
Oregon. Iud. Phone 4s. Bell Phone
241, Lady attendant when desired.
PICKEL'S STUDIO, 430 SECOND
Street Phone 4209.
GOODMAS'S secondhand store
Cash -paid for household goods. 424
Second Street. Phone 4325.