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C E N T R A L P O IN T H E R A L D ,
C en tral P oint H erald
T H U R S D A Y . N O V E M B E R 22, ISO'.
L ancaster & P attison , P ublishers
S. A. P attison , E ditor .
J. E. L ancaster , B usiness M anager
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An independent local newspaper
devoted to the interests of Central
Point and the Rogue River Valley.
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Doors, Windows, Etc.
The Youngest and the Strongest
we guarantee all
Yard on track near depot. Estimates furnished.
Let us figure on your lumber bill.
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1906, at the Post Office at Central Point,
WE SOLICIT YOUR BUSINESS
Oregon, under the Act of Congress of Wm. S. Crowell, President
March 3, 1879.
' F. K. Deuel, Vice-President
Wm. S.¡Crowell, F. K. Deuel, Chas.
M. L. Alford, f'ashier
Strang, E. V. Carter. Geo. W. Dunn
CENTRAL POINT, OREGON
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Send the H e r a l d to your friends.
RECIPE LOR A GOOD TOWN.
By the transportation commit
tee o f the Chamber o f Commerce
o f Portland the first draft o f a
a bill has been submitted, for
“ an act to regulate commerce
and common carriers in this
It proposes to create a
railroad commission o f three per
sons and to define their duties
and powers. The bill is said to
be founded on the law of Wiscon
sin, with additions from the law
. o f Texas and of other states.
It is very long, because it deals
minutely with a most extensive
subject, and must therefore con
tain great multiplicity of details.
Merely to define the scope o f the
bill would require great space.
It is to apply to every common
carrier engaged in the transporta
tion o f passengers and property
wholly by rail, or partly by rail
and partly by water; and it
enters into minute details as to
switching, storing, transfer, ex
change of business between trans
portation lines, regulation o f ter
minal companies and supply o f
iK T E a ra js
A friend o f the H erald called
attention to the fact the other
day that heavy crops of corn
were grown in the Rogue River
Valley last season without irriga
tion and without enough rainfall
to wet the ground from the time
the corn was planted until it was
harvested. This would be con
sidered remarkable in the great
corn belt of the middle west, but
in the Rogue River Valley it is
A s a matter of
fact, there is nothing in the way
o f big, elegant products of the
soil that is considered remark
F . A. H A W K
r . e n e r n l B l t ic k H in i t h ln c »
Lower Pine Street
Repair work of all kinds,
f Wood Turning and Scroll Work.
, Horseshoeing and Wagonwork
Cast Iron Brazing
CENTRAL POINT, OR.
IF Y O U R HORSE
A . P. G IL L E T T & SO N .
H A S CO RN S OR C O N TR A C TIO N OF
T H E FE E T, SE E
Price, the horseshoer.
HOTEL IN CONNECTION
Shorty Williams, Prop. -:-
Fast Horses, first-class Rigs, areful. Experienced Drivers.
Daily Stage to Eagle Point.
Special attention to Commercial Men.
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J. W . Jacobs & Co.
Manufacturers o f all classes of
M a r b le a n d G ranite
C em eterv W o r k
or will manufa-
cure from private
Our Granite Quarries, near Central Point, are
the finest on the Coast. Electric polishing
machines in our local factory. Iron fencing.
CENTRAL POINT, OREGON
H o lid a y G o o d s
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IN T E R E ST
W e are now receiving and plac
ing on display, the largest and
finest line of H O L ID A Y GOODS
ever brought to Central P oin t
Printing that will please our customers.
Fiincy Goods, Toys, Books
and many other attractive and
W e are
fully equipped to do all classes o f Commercial and
seasonable holiday articles.
Job Printing and we respectfully solicit your orders
LE T T E R
Call early and make your selec
tions while the stock is complete.
B ILL H E A D S
M A R Y A . M E E P rop rietor
V ISIT IN G C AR D S
B U SIN E SS
C E N T R A L PO IN T
C AR D S
Or anything else that you may need.
Call and let us figure with you.
W e are here to
stay and to help you make Central
Selecting a <
present q u a lity s h ou ld be
the/ir.tf con s id e r atio n . In
no other article or m a k e
o f g o o d s can a h i g h e r
d e g r e e o f r e a l w orth be
t h a n in a n
O U R
Francis J. Heney was married
the other day in San Francisco.
It is altogether probable that a
large number v f gentlemen in
Oregon and California who have
been prominent in land and mu
nicipal “ g ra fts” would rather
have heard of his funeral.
g r r c i : u-- aa... '
Talk about it.
W rite about it.
Speak well o f it.
Help to improve it.
Advertise in its paper.
Patronize its merchants.
Good country, tributary.
Elect good men to office,
Faith exhibited by good works.
Make the Atmosphere Healthy.
Fire all loafers, croakers and
Let your object be to the wel
fare, growth and promotion of
your town and its people. Speak
well o f the public-spirited men,
Rates are required to be “ just
and also be one o f them yourself.
and reasonable” ; and the com
Be honest with all your fellow
mission is required and directed,
upon petition or complaint as to
rates, to hold an investigation,
TO.HURT YOUR TOWN.
to which the parties are to be
cited. Should the rate or service
Fight on the streets.
be found, in the judgment o f the
Mistrust public men.
commission, to be unreasonable
or unjustly discriminatory, or any
Run down your officers.
service or equipment inadequate,
Run down your newspaper.
the commission is to fix such rate
Run down the town to strang
or reasonable regulation, practice
or service to be imposed, or
( ìo to some other town to trade,
equipment to be furnished, as it
Refuse to advertise in your
may deem proper and ju st; and
i f any railroad or other party in
interest shall be dissatisfied with
the rates or regulations, it may everybody but Number One.
I f he wants anybody’ s else,
commence an action in the Cir
ami discourage him.
cuit Court against the commis
Be particular to discredit the
sion as defendant, to vacate or
Bet aside the order the rate or motives o f public-spirited men.
Do not invest a cent; lay out
regulation meantime to stand.
money somewhere else.
W e suppose this bill, or one
Lengthen your face when a
embodying the main features of
the bill, will pass the Legislature stranger speaks o f locating in
o f Oregon the coming Winter. your town.
Refuse to see the merit o f any
T h e public mind, which will be
reflected through the legislative scheme that does not exactly
mind, everewhere is pushing in benefit you.
Talk in the l arber shop and
this direction. The movement
has reached Oregon. Oregonian. loafing places o f how bad times
are, o f how everything and
every boo v is going to the “ dem-
CORN WIIHOll RAIN.
inition bow -w ow s.”
come to Central Point call at the Gillett Res
taurant if you should be hungiy. You can get a
good square meal for 25 cents. If you want to
take a lunch with you, such as sandwiches,
cakes and pies, you can get it for from 10c to
25c. Canned lunch goods always on hand. We
also carry fresh bread and cakes and pies of
A WORD TO THE BOYS AND GIRLS-
Young and old—Think of it! Milk shake 5c;
soda, 5c; home made candies, 15c to 25c per lb.
YOURS FOR FAIR TREATMENT,
RAILROAD REGULATION DILI.
V E R Y
B E ST
Pochet K n i f e . W e have
a very large s s s o r t m e n t .
\\. i . U I U K .
Central Point. Oregon
300 bushels of line qualit Rod Chaff
It is better to live in the Rogue
or Buie Club wloat, for seed, «'all on
River Valley than to float around or address,
J. V . Hl’Rl KY,
on a house roof or a section o f R. F. I*.
Central Fl int, Or.
plank walk in the valleys o f 37 <14
W estern Washington.
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Central point Herald
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C O M M E R C IA L.
SH O R T H A N D
lias had 20 years experience
and guarantees satisfaction.
I f wishing to make a sale,
drop me a card and I will call
and arrange details.
Bills Furnished if Desired
Central Point, Ore.
A N D E N G LISH B R A N C H E S
Excellent equipment and every up-to-
OtO. L. NEALE.
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C IG A R S , T O B A C C O S
ADMINISTRATOR S NOTICE.
The expenses are the lowest and the X &
advantages the best. Our graduates j
The undersigned, having been duly
are employed and more demanded.
appointed administrator of the estate
of Isaac Simpkins, deceased. by order
of the County Court for Jackson
County. Oregon, sitting in probate and
At Reasonable Rates
having qualified as such, notice is here
L U N C H GOODS
No more thorough and Complete bus!- [
by given to all persons having claims
against the estate of said Isaac Simp
kins. deceased, to present said claims nesa training can be had anywhere and ■■
with proper vouchers attached to the the expense of securing suth a coarse
undersigned at Woodville, Oregon,
within six months from the date oi the here is but little more than half the !!
Eagle Point. Oregofl
first publication o f this notice.
Dated at Woodville. Oregon, October expense in the larger cities.
Administrator of the estate of Isaac Address:
P. RITNER, A M.. P ré»?
Date o f first puhlicatioa Oct. I, 1906.