Fbttrry. It. 12. STTftTO IT ...J SKVK.NTKKNTM YKAK SI'KINCKIKI,!), I.ANi; COll.'.'rV, OKMJON', THURSDAY, MARCH 11, H'20. NUMHKIl 0 mm ma a if I J V nf v v CITY 10 COLLECT STBEET MONEY DUE Fuiub Nt.'odod for Bond Pay ments Will Soon Order Sidewalks Built. A I lU 1 1 1 - f 1 1 1 - Monday night Hi" t i . 1 1 1 1 It i i iili'il i li.it nil 1 1 1 1 . r i ;.' 1 It ' till sill-"! i"- I I I ' 1 1 1 lol' i.llllr( rd oilier in m i i in'' n I nni'l In- "nl t . -1 1 l III''.' 1 1 is i iiii.i I I ha ' Hu l l' l i about ' M (mil iii- r 1 1 Ml prop I 1 1 Imlili ; mi llii'lr ii"'ii n ini'iiN. 'I'll.. i!' will i ! hi li.iii' In .iiy nlf i t . li ii- n t!i i ' ! in I uiil iim-l hilar: ! ' v i nil. i t ii i.- up i it ill I - - A mil lii-r lei p,,i I :i ii t Imiii us i 'ih lit t . . f ll' I .ii i . .i! ' i p'.n.-i- ! A -,.-i i.i I ii:, ii- ,i 'I," ( "! w 1 1 w : 1 1 i, in I .' I.I l' ' , ,.-: III 'I ii, ,u. , ,T f 1 1 1 T 1 lug in-w i,'i u.i'l.1- vliii- t . y ,i,i- M'i'iliil Ki.l" i t . ,'! v ' ! I ' 'i. ! . i- i mill' ! I'l.in iiii'l 1 1 I : w i - ti 'iiilili'i ii, I ill 1 '! i ... .i in s i i ii m-ii i i'i 1 1 -1 in rUNEHAL Or COBUFtC. YOUNG MAN HELD WEDNESDAY I'lllH'l.l! l-i'l Villi Will' lull Wl'll ii Iny ill t.'i i'iuiii lit 1 h i tin k fi'it.i tlm Cordon K- Yi'.ifdi undei takftig parlors In I'ugetie f"i Cliiii'iiii' And I sun. I h I'.i i old sun nf Mr iiinl Mrs. 1! M A ti il i son nf Cubing, I ill it Hunt whs in a i1" In tin' Masonic rente ti ry. l. i isi i ll I,. Kiiivlvril liy his parents two Mi-ii'is KNIc iiiid LIHv .Xnili'isnn. iiml nin' hinthcr. Charles, nil til whom Iw n Cubing. Ho was well known In l.;nu' iniinty having livi'il lit Manilla for many years In fnif nun Int lo Cohnrg sevc; III Veil I K ago. Mr ami Mi-. A Moiilson who lime heen the guests of Mi and Mrs K. Iv 1. nil, lit I,, i -'iii- lline. lift liiil. iv lot (!i:iiits I'ii s. Tlu-v are looking for a Im .'llliill III v oil! hel M lll'i'gnll. llHV'llit I i-i i ni l - ,il l In i i ra in li in l a !l l"i nla TEACHERS' PAY RAISED FOR THE COMING YEAR , i "t il i f i i pi. in- -iilnpt. d In t h l.i IumiI In .l ; I ! li,. ;:if .lie . il.i v li il.- Ii' I "', i ii I '. M, i mi' . ill m hiiiiN will i-i-i eh i- a i ,i ! -i- i f - i ' i v fill' ll'-M Ji-.-r . II: I I' 1 II. II 111 II.' ! 1 for Ii'imIi'-I" ni Hi.- it.ii,- m'hiiI and t I :'.'. Im- huh -i h ... I I, -.n-lii i - w iv i! -i tiled upi 'ii Tli i . in I in- w r h in hi, ii l. then li - i 1 1 1 1 1 , 1 linaiiK nl! liM-l the -late, ill nnli r to i-llal le the liiiilni-i lii mill tlie hik'h cost of In Ing lt:ii' ii.iitui, l.ii- in '.s was Mai.s ;n till hy tlie lini nl REGIONAL GARDEN SEED IS BETTER FOR GARDEN Northwest Clim.ite Givrs Vigor That Means Top Yield and Highest Quality. Oregon Agricultural t'nllege. Cor- : 1 1 1 1 m . l-'eli 1 A i i-1 i 1 1 1 a I e,l seeils ai-, lie;t lor lie- , i-et :i lile giinl. n. flunk.-; A. (i ! ti 1 1 H 1 1 ' i t . I'l'ol','--ni- of vegetable giinl'-iiiiig aid V ('. He liiiih. tli.it , Ih" nnrl li 'i" I cliiiiate i'ies vigor : i the f-i'i-il-,, ami i erom mil i!s their use in lliis reginll. Karlv oiili-riiig is likewi e aih i--eil. Mtice Hie best Ittni ks ni.iy lie 1 1 1 1 1 1 t I , nml lie- imi'.i ,1, -will,!,- vaiielies not . lo In- hail lor lit I orders Many seeil ratal-n's conic to farm ' is and nl!ii i- gardeners from all pans' nl' the ciiuiilry, I'nifi ssnr ltuiiiiet i liiivs, lull Inning by mail orders from ; (lisliinl firms is not n i oniineiiiled. If such orders must he placed he advises ( pliiciiig lln in wilh old and repiiluble j firms lluil will fill them wilh the; varieiies named. "llniue gardeners should plan how i much of I heir lol h) to he used for each of the vegetables to be grown, ami then order the reiired amount of seed nl nne lime," is I'rofeRsor Hollillel's coillllleiit. "Quality, seiiHoiiiiblenesK and pro (liicllvencsH of vnrlety are the strong pgluls to look for in selecting Heed. It is mil easy lo make the selection from the large numbers described In the 'utalue.": "' ' ' BOB VAN VALZAH BADLY INJURED IN COLLISION llnlii'il Vim 'al..ili wits seriously j III Jll nil Wednesday llffci IHlOII Wlll'll , In' rnlliili'il wllli il louring 'nr. lrlv"n li .1 A Hi'iniy, ni the Intersection ' nf Sltili mid I! I'lii-i lK lie i i-t vt-il several i nl i about tin' body. No (itn ii-lsi- n Injured Hi- was Immediately ; taken tn II hospital III Kllgcljo Van Val.nli. mi ii 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 r v i 1 1 was traveling 1',-ihI mi It street and Mr, .'.envi-v was rlilvlng north on Slx'h Hin-i-l In n tin- ikii met nt tin- inter si'ilnm Mr H'avev claims that lie li;i,l brought ln i ;i i n in t Ini lly In n iiiji't '.hip wln-ii ilif two ii'lllili'il l( i'. Iiili-il tli;il '.in Yjil.all li ,p:i leu I h In-I iiimIiuI nf tlii' iiintni ( yi Ii' ni.il ' .i" llimli'i' t'i I'l'li' r Mni nf aviil'l -. 1 1 1 - I 1 1 1 Willi tin' i;n II l ill 'ii f-Ii! il'iii Mr. '.in ',il.ili t.ilii-- tlii, ii' i-p',n III lily fur tin- ;ii i tili-iil t l.lM ! i i,l ! I I 1 'Ml I In- ll'i'-1 'i ' ll ' v . i , I ini' i'ii y :. I 'I l.n i-ni'ipli ' . ' I !l ;i -i - i x pi'i l i"l It'iln'il Vim '.il,-ili i. tin- mm (if Mr. A II Vtui Vil.ili of tlii-i ily II'- w;i in tin n ivii i- iliinni' tin' war. SOLDIERS Of LANE COUNTY HOLD MASS MEETING TONIGHT ex service men nf the count v All me h. liiK urt;e to nuther at the nri'i ,! , steelquUt. a.sHitant man;: my in Kiie.iie Thursday nicht at 7 : .".0 K,.r ,,,,, from Albany, and Henry) 1o mke some action on tin- propoil- ;,,. nil,-i. r. an engineer from the Chi-1 tlon of bonus l.'Eislatlon now b.tnt; considered hy congress. Another mailer to come before the meet ins i' the proposed erection of n memorial huildliiR for the countv. The last Hi Msion of the legislature au thorized each county to iset aside cci t.i'n sums for Ibis purpose At ::i0 there in to h- a meetliiK of, those who nre ornanliiiK a Leonard Wood presidential club whii h w ill t addressed by several speakers. PEEPING TOM" IS APREHENDED ' Alter mi ineroiin repoits of a "peep ng Tnin' 'iiboiii town, polite autlioi Ihes iii 1 1--led ii mat) whmn it is a I leg'-il was caught in the act of peek ing into windows Tuesday night lie swi-i a ii e.. i i-d and on trial U i'iIihmI ,y 'n pi ill ii i l w ii I Mind $.'.'i "OUR GRATE By Our Printer's Devil. ! I'd I, .-I, e'.e ill! that I beer ;i-il a in 'In- miigii.eeiis I d think I wuz 1 1 v i 1 1 ' in an age of bliss, content and hai ninny. The big fellers speel bout the great pi i, spa 1 1 i I an dupe but I kail!) see no il ll let em e. Ailll peeple Jes as big lings as ever; don't people ir to swindle, cheat all try to run Ihe llllier feller out? Shucks, its all hunk. A dollar is a dollar only they aim worth so much now as they wu. itfoie the war. They sez that th's war In, been a great thing because it gives people sumtllitl to think about an em ites patriotism. Wall, ii do., but ihair's alius somebuddy read) lo grab iiml rob an spoil the "GiviKs mm imr ... ;'v -') ''' ' - -r WsmMim out - x;mte$r3 , - - ,, , . . s.rM1 SPECIAL OFFER On Sitiinlay only, March 1.1, vn will f?Hf with I'Vi-iy new HiiliMiriP' in ii in Th" KprinKf ii lil N!WH, o I'iitliliiilir iliiti' Itlelil lii'i'd. l.i Ki-ilur with a ri'flin t it hi In our iiids tiuin $1.7." t'i $1.50 for tin- V I', I I 'I !n I'iithfitiiliT Kali' Im h wind"!' f'l'l.v i on vciiji'iit KHii". cn.'iMitiK mii i i open ami kIijI your t?:il' wlii'.i- 'i'Hl''l In your flutn or w.ii It iiin hi- cotiMt nu'tcil vi'iy I III 'I . Ol llldi't. Hliy olll K' 'ini l.i- i.i.'iMy iiiti'li' nv' r Tin' ;il I i : 'iii'il iiikI tin- riiiti- KU-lit i",'. .:- ; iliawirut it i ' I pi. ins wllii h I'i.i ; i, I lllll ll il'i'I'l lull Jlllil pl'ltl'lt I", ln.iMiiiK a h many Kati-h ;ik yo.i li ; , in your ii'Vli pin . i i , it innili-l of tlii' .'iiti' nn ' 1 1 . t . i n i ill ion lit our nt I H i- ii," 'I iiiii'i l our i-;ji"i;il offi-r-of V'.n Tlii- N KWS for nin' yai ,-. I' .I. V Olll v. SPRIrX.-IFLD POWER PLANT MAT DC. ImrnUVtU i (' M. Mrewer, general maiiaKcr of ,i,.. i, .....tain Mm ten I'mer i-oinnanv ,.aKO 0r,.e of the RylleHby InterestB, were in Springfield Tuesday. They xvere UiokiiiK over the plant here In ii'Kiird to ome Iniprovernenti planned lor tin future. BASEBALL CAME ON FRIDAY first Rnm of baseball this ea- H scheduled for Friday afternoon. W1'athi-r permitting. The frctihnien of the high school will play the Lincoln sihonl team. Mr. and Mrs. Kd '1'lenls. who hav . been a1 l.eahurg Hince last suinmer, ha.- moved to Springfield where Mr. lUetiis is employeil at the Mt. States I'ower cmiipaiiy s plant, lie had been i'ii) piny I'd by this company for a num ber of years, but a year ago th"y i tinned to a farm at I.eaburu. PROSPERITY wh ( eiinle an place, even Ih. re's a in skool. lus hogs An so 'Vi-r when I see ii speel on prosperity er lope. I sez, "hunk"! Coarse there was a lot of dope in vented durin the war sech as depfi bombs an poisin gases, bin this "big bug's" speel is a!o gas. Airyplanes an truck industry wuz developed bm llieez wood have bill developed any how. An what are theez few grate steps in comparison to the grate un rest in this "grate prosperity" that hez never roamed the wnrhl afore? 1 tu t I can't see where ihey git all Ibis dope about prosperity tins high cost uv livin. uiiidst i-i. rr - .. ..r w v ' MARINE BAND TO PLAY IN j SPRINGFIELD MARCH 21 i Alii'tition! The murine .hand of 31' ! pii'ci-H will Klve a concert here- on thej i afternoon of Sunday, March 21. This; In accoriliriK to word Just received' I from Sri I'.i-i rynian. marine recruit-1 ini; officer in Kujcene. who Hay Hmi Financiers Declare Reduction in unanreiiicntu have heen completed . Oregon Interest Rates Would with iiioM- in chaiKe of the hand. j Drive Money Away. i If tin- weather Ih HuilaMe the eon- : I cert will he tlven out of ilooi'H. Ani There Ih an effort under way by effort will he made to have people of profeHHional, paid circulators In Tort- Spi iiii'field who have autos, u to land to ohtain signatures to the pro i "-'uiji'i.e for the marine hoyn and posed 4 and 5 per cent Intereft rate lirlni; them here for the entertain- hill, hut. by reason of the opposition. nii'iit They will he permitted to ejieouMercd hy thinking people, ara I pi-nil several hour here. This i one meetirm with poor surceHs. I i i firu-ht hand" In the t'nited "In effect li i h proposed hill pro- Slates and they have received much hibits harpiriK a rate of interest in liraiM' whi'iever they have appeared. ADAMS WILL ADDRESS BROTHERHOOD MEETING K .1. Ail.iiiiH of Kimene will speak mi Hie road bond issue at the gather inu of the Hrot herhnoi at the Method-! 1st church Monday night. A supper will be served by the Ladies Aid f pon arf' fa",,fI upon, from time to the church at fi:no after which the;''"1"- (lown on su,n misguided sjeaker will give the address of the ol,Is a ,h" of this proposed evening. an'' these voters can be depended The Brotherhood follows a policy "Don ,0 ,io BO in thi Instance, of bringing speakers and lecturers "'n 'he event this bill should be lo talk on up to date subjects and route a law it would have the effect nueslions upon which the public d-!"f destroying the borrowing power I Hires Information. All men of the'eitv are cordially invited to attend these meetings S. P. GIVES DAILY FREIGHT With the end of government eon-l,oan n",nev in Oregon at 5 per cent trol. the Southern Pacific has aban-iwhen 6- 7 or ? "er cent u ea&ily ob doned the Sailing Day plan for handl- talnabIe ln evpry otber 8tate in the ing less than carload shipments andil'nion- with ,n" resu,t of a 8enerl is now furnlshlnE to smaU shinnem a daily rreigiit service to all way"1"" - points at their option. - .v.; . Let every individual think It over. The Sailing Day plan was installed ' If ' are denied the privilege of k a car-saving measure and re-' borrowing money for your needs. If stricted less than carload .shipments ' Werv one of. your friends nd nelpb to way points to certain days in the hots were in the same boat, if the lii wi i k. It was not popular with small dustrie's In Oregon are compelled to shippers who welcome the restol :i-; close down for lack of funds to carry lion of a daily service. .on their business. Oregon would be , i compelled to set her clock back "0 Mr. and Mrs. W. I'. Tyson and -vei"'-.-mall daughter are all confined to their home with the influenza. Mrs. -SUNDAY SCHOOL CON Tyson became ill with the malady, VENTION HERE MARCH 19 yesterday ami Mr. Tyson and the; daughter have been sick for sever il Delegates from every Lane county days. Doth are improving, however. Sunday school are expected to gather . j in Springfield on Friday, March 19th, ADVOCATE ONE CENT "DROP LETTER" POSTAGE." A Republican senate committee has teporied favorably on the plan to r ilnce postage on "drop letters" to one cent. The reason for a reduction on drop h-tlers is obvious. The purely local letter need not be sorted for train transportation, it need not be handled by railway mail clerks, and ' the Harvard plan. They will be met the government pays no railway nt the depot by it reception conimit transp'ortation on it. Because the cost tee. Those who come from a great of handling the local letter is mucn distance are urged to come to Spring less, the government can afford to field Thursday in order to he on time liandle it at a loss rate of postage. ! Vriday morning. Adequate prepara- I Hut as a matter of fact, the country is- less interested in a lower rate i f posage ban in an improved service. J MIL. Lii . -,-, i t..y - ; w? i . Y MEASURE 10 EE VOTED Oil xcei-K of r, per rent." said a local man who in well pouted on financial matters in Oregon. "Kotir rer cent would he the lenal rate. Jjist why any oik- with the mental capacity to reason can support, a law ho abso lutely pernicious in its character in beyond our underptandinp," he con tinued. "However, the voters In Ore- of every individual, corporation and j industry in this state," he added. "It ; i-t reasonable to suppose that every loan now outstanding would be called when It becomes due for It is utterly foolish to believe that any one will I paralysis oi every line oi activity m lor a one day convention. I he ses sions will be held in the Methodist, church. An interesting program 'has been prepared beginning at l:4! and clos ing at. fi o'clock in the evening. N'otsl speakers and workers of the staie will address the convention. Delegates are to he entertained on Hons are being made to care for those expected to attend. Mr. and Mrs. James A. Cox have moved I'rum the Fry property at iixth and A streets to Eighth and, " streets where they will remain until I going to California m the spring. I -Mr. and Mrs. S. Director will occupy i the house vacated by Mr. and Mrs. j Cox. W. 11. Savage of Corvallis has been elected president of the stale fair board, succeeding M. L. Jones. An arena for the judging of livestock was also authorized and will he construct ed at a cost of $N00n. Important business is to he taken up hy the local chapter of the Amer ican Legion at its meeting next Mon thly night. Kvery member should be present. It is expected that the case of the 10 1. W. W. being tried for the murder of Warren O. Crimm will go to the Jury Friday. Both defense and prose cution have rested their cases, fn t ructions of the court to the Jury, arguments of counsel and deliberatlr of the Jury will precede the verdict. lirtad carefully pace S.