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THURSDAY. SEPTEMBER »«, UW7
CENTRAL POINT AMK m CAJ^CKXTKAI. PQLXT, OREGON
Allison listened to the steady Instrument lights of the cab.
A DARING CHANCE
strokes of the pump on the switch
"The dispatcher wants to see you
On the dressing table is the doc engine — chug-chug, chug-chug, In the office at once," were Allison's
OK A lOUXG ISM T o It TAKES A CHANCE
tor's instrument case. He Must have chug-chug, chug-chug— the steady first words to the engineer.
It. Arriving at the rooming house, chugging of the pump was music in
“The heck he dose? W hat dose
By ARCHIE PARKER
he quickly made his way to his his ears. It brought back memories he want to see me for?" asked the
room. Snatching up the caae, he re of the y e a r he had spent In a cab engineer.
(Continued from Last Week)
and 1 11 *„ alld j, , what ,
traced his steps and swiftly started firing on the New York Central r a il
“ Go find out, and you'll kuow
Almost a* the brave anim al fell the g irl.”
tn the direction of the Union Pacific road.
more th an you do now,” answered
to the ground the rider came bound
While he stood listening to th" Allison in as bold and important a
I don't know how you will gut depot. Going directly to the tick t
ing down the stairs.
He stopped here, but she lives with her aunt window he asked when the next pas- steady chugging of the pump on the voice as possible.
short in hia tracks at the sight of ten miles dowu the railroad tracks seuger train would leave for the locomotive and wondering what
"And Just who In hell are you,
the dead saddle horse. In a moment About one hundred yards this side west.
move to make, a thought flashed to j telling nte what o do ?’’ shoa hack
the young man gained composure of th* Coyote Switch. The house
"Number 7 leaves in 30 minutes," his mind. “ By Heavens. I believe I ¡the engineer.
from his sudden shock and walked sets back from the road in a grove answered the dispatcher from th > far can do it," he said to himself as he
"Inspector of the Safty Commis
up to where the dead anim al lav. of trees.”
lend of the ticket office. “ We are looked at his watch, “ 9 :0 5 —the sion," coolly answered the young
• Weil, old Ginger boy, you did your
Never mind. son. how I'll g=>t | holding No. 7 for an east-bound j Special is due here in twenty-five do cto r, with a prayer on his lips thut
best, hut I don’t know what good there I get there sonie way—and .Special that Is due here at 9:30. The j minutes. It is a huudred-to-one shot his statement would he taken for
¡1 will do.
Dock Green's not here, don't you worry, son." assured the Special is at the Summit right now to lose, but I'll take the chance
granted. His prayer was answered.
and she can't last very long if we doctor as he turned on his heel and |—she has a clear track and is s u n I've got to— here goes"—and Allison "Yes— yes S ir—all right— I’ll go
don’t get help, and get it d arn el started down the street in the direc m aking tim e."
headed In the direction of the and see what the dlvll and thunder-
The young doctor's heart skipped , engine.
atlon Turndale wants to see me
tion of his rooming house 0n the
The young doctor had heard the dead run.
With his instrument case in on- about."
a heat or two a* he received this dis
hand he grasped the hand rail on
lad as he talked to his horse. Know
Alltoon heaved a sigh of relief as
"All right, thanks.” he said as he the engiue cab and boldly mounted he saw (he engineer leave th ■ cab
ing there was need for quick action, WOMEN FIND WAY
the steps. “ Ye gods, but the smell and start in the direction of the dis
he addressed the boy:
TO TAKE OFF FAT turned and left the office.
"W h at is the m atter, son, some
Allison stood in front of the d pot j of this cab sure seems good to me." patcher's office He waited until he
Thousands of women are taking looking up and down the. track and j thought Allison as he met the gaxe saw him disappear through the door
thing w ro n g ?”
The boy turned to the stranger off fat. . . . . without diet or exercise wondering Just what to do. Time of the engineer reflected by the dim before he made a move.
was precious. He knew it would be
with an eager look in his eyes. "You without affecting their health
"It's now or never," h. hissed
with LAXRID the fat-reducing treat
bet there is something wrong. A ment It is removing fat from them useless to wait for No. 7—the girl
through set teeth as he reached for
the throttle lever. He gave it a yank
drunked Mexican started to make just as it did from l^iwrence Mack would bleed to death before he could
and the big drive wheels began t J
trouble in the house. I tried to stop when he lost 123 pounds in 12 get there, if there had been a
turn Over the shining rails the hig
him and he throwed a knife at m e - months while it was featured in severed artery in her arm. He saw
Believe It or not" by Ripley. Wo
mass of Iron and steel shot tword
too drunk to throw straigh t— nilssi d men find LAXRID is absolut ly aaff No. 7 standing on a side track w ait
the switch that led to the main line.
me and struck Ju n e in the arm — to take, R does not contain Phenel, ing for the Special. He also noticed j
He reached for the whistle cord. 1-2-
got the Mex, but that ain 't going to Thyroid or Dinitrophenel in unv •» switch engine on another side
3-4 times he pulled the cord In quick
help her an y.”
have been used by physicians for 50 "reight cars.
At the name of ‘‘J u n e ,’’ George years.
We guarantee that it is en
Allison’s face turned as white as tirely frea from any poisonous or
He looked at the dead sad harmful substances. Try it today on
Hotel Holland Bldg.
dle horse and then he looked at the our money-back guarantee as you
lose. Get LAXRID today from
boy. The two names clashed in his can’t
your drug store. Write for free book
brain like a bolt of lightning "Gin on the Safe Way to Reduce. LAX
ger— Ju n e ," the two names formed RID Distributors, Portland, Oregon.
on his lips but no sound escaped. In Sold exclusively by Stone's Drug
21!* West Main, Medford
a moment he had regained control Join, Central Point, Ore.
Phone 727 or 3t3Y
of his nerves.
“ How old is that
horse, so n?” he asked in a husky
BALLET TAP— ACROBATIC
arc glad they cam' to the
"P re tty old, but tough as whit
leather. If he hadn’t been as tough
MMI King SI.
"GAY-TIME DANCING CLUB"
as hell he wouldn't have made th
ten miles in th irty minutes "
"Satisfied Customers Our Best
"How old. about?"
I-DAY FINISHING, 2.V
"About fourteen or flfteui, June
i t Liberty Bldg.
PROSTATE GLANDS, HEMORR
NOM IXM ATEI» IN ROOM till
never told me exactly.”
HOIDS A FISTI LA
Treated safely, successfully and
Allison dare not ask— flare not
Tel. I 1*5-W
|*Hlnlessly by the latest and most
ask the question that might tear hif
MEDFORD CENTER III ILDIXG
impieved met Inals. 17 years ex
shaking nerves asunder. What war
pedience. Or«-. License No. 201.
needed now was quick action.
Calif. License No. 3021).
II. I*. COLEMAN, DC. ME.
"Listen, son,” he commanded. "1
42M Medl'ord lll«lg.
am a surgeon, tell me where to go
succession Four short blasts. That
was the signal for the switchman to
clear him for the main line. Would
the switchman give him the clear
ance? Allison held his breath.
(Continued Next W eek )
Mr. F arra sold his barn to Mr. L.
Grad* A raw and Pasteurised
Milk A Cream
"Cleanliness" our Motto
Open for Inspection at all times
Joe Collins, Prop.
Buy Your Battery
at the factory
And save at least ,'tO%
Cfcmpare Our Price
to-yr. lit-Plate Battery
Rebuilt-—I2.IHI and up
I HUH V
6th & Fir Sts.
Dr. Alfred Letcher
Lots of People
Chester L. Myers
Dr. Geo. S. Jennings
Osteopath anil Optometrist
General Practice, including Ob-
Ftttrics and Proctology
l i t Medford Bldg
HAROLD BELL WRIGHT'S
Office Phone 1:171
“Wild Brian Kent’’
2o:l F lu h c r Bldg-
G la s ses F itte d
W«• have a larger demand for iH-autIrians Ilian we
<•>•«• ah!«* to supply.
DIONNE QUINTUPLETS In
AITO REPAIR SHOPS
Expert Ailto Meehan t
For a smooth shave and quick
Go to the
SQUARE DEAL BARBER SHOP
W. A. Shell, prop
CENTRAL POINT BEAUTY SALON
Shampoo, Finger Wave, Manicure
( HEESE FACTORIES
SONOMA VALLEY CHEESE
On North Pac Hlehwav
ROSS & ROSS
Candy— Tobbaco— Fishing
Guy Klbbee— Sybil Jason
‘The Captain’s Kid’
“North of Nome”
Second Hand Rebuilt
At Bargain Price*
Call and see ns at
it» H. Grap«' St.
Eads Transfer &
Long distance hauling
Phone » I»
25 S. Fir. Med.
Oregon Mutual Fire
an«l within eight months you t«><> wl I !»«• an expert heaii-
tleian In a paying position.
l&Vi Ka*t .Main St.
s Huber Packing Co., Inc. :
j Apex Brand
■ 1936 Chevrolet Sedan with trunk, excel-
1931 Chevrolet Sedan, runs fine.
1932 Studebaker Sedan, a good buy
1934 Ford Sedan, a good one.
1936 LaFayette Sedan, a real fine car
1930 Buick Sedan, dandy condition
Next to Postoffice
A GOOd Place to Trade
Groceries, Meat, Feed
LELA NO CLARK. Agent
1» North Kartleti St.
Phone I 4IMI
See U» fur Fire Insurance
on Hay A Grain
DANCE WITH DVXGE
W. E ALEXANDER
NIP A SIP SERVICE
EDWARD W. JONES
PENDLETON 4c PATTERSON
General Fetrol^im P ro d w tt
Safe I inn ranee at a .Having
C G rim e .
Medford School of Beauty Culture
W E. ALEXANDER
:toi-:to.~> Ptuhrvr Bldg.
JACK HOLT in
JAMES S. JOHNSON, I». M. I».
LOVE’S BARBER SHOP
(F o rm erly Gleason’s)
Expert H air Cutting
Central Point, Ore
Wed. Nlte Is Ca-h Nile!
Office Phone I:i7
4011 East Main St.
THIS is y nur op|x>rtunlf y Io harn a |>i ofesshm that
|w«ys hig dividends.
Physician »ml Surgeon
Res. 13 71-12
C. I. DRI MMONR, M. I».
With Ralph Bellamy
Episode 10 "Robinson Crusoe”
EVERY SATURDAY NIGHT
Old Thne aud Mwh-m
Dr. I. H. Gove
4 1 9 Medford Bldg
Parson's Machine Shop
1935 Studebaker Truck, good rubber, runs
GENERAL MACHINE WORK
Electric & Acetylene Welding
We s p e c i a l i z e in M o t o r R e b u i ld i n g
404 East 4th St.
We h a v e m a n y m o r e t o s e l e c t f r o m
L iberal T e r m s
Walter W. Abbey, Inc
WE HAUL ANYTHING ||
Any Time-Any Place
Private Storage Rooms
DAVIS TRANSFER C0.
” S. Fir at Eighth
123 S. Riverside
These cars located at our old location, at
123S. Riverside St., inside the bldg.
New a n d U sed B icycles
Sold on Easy Terms
ID E A L Medford.
111 K Maia