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About Mosier bulletin. (Mosier, Or.) 1909-19?? | View Entire Issue (April 9, 1909)
PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY
H. G. KIBBEE, Proprietor
Six Months.................................................................. 75
Three Months.............................................................. 50
MOSIER, WASCO COUNTY, OREGON, FRIDAY, APRIL 9, 1909
ADVANTAGES OF MOSIER,
OREGON FRUIT DISTRICT j
( F r o m BETTER FRUIT)
B usiness e n t r u st e d
T he C a r e o f the
WILL HAVE PROMPT ATTENTION
Mosier Valley extends from
Mosier Valley is only a section
o f the “ Hood River Country,” the Columbia River southward to
H ood River's Reliable Jeweler for Surplus and - undivid
and makes no pretentions to be to the foothills of Mount Hood
ing “ the whole thing.”
Like and comprises some 50,000 acres.
Watches, Diamonds, Jewelry
the larger and more famous val Probably half of this is suitable
J. S. SCHENCK, P r e sid e n t
ley of Hood River, which joins it for fruit growing and other culti- J
E d M. W il l ia m s M ax A. V ogt
H e can make your watch keep time
on the west, it is naturally, prin vation. The other and rougher
cipally and enthusiastically a half affords range and pasture.
Here Nature fur- At present there are about 1,000
nishes the proper combination o f acres set to orchards and only
GRAHAM S BAKERY
soil, climate and altitude to pro- 100 o f these are in full bearing, Even the smaller fruits, such as outside the city, yet not so far
duce the handsomest, finest fiav- These figures are very significant strawberries, cherries, peaches away as to be entirely beyond
ored and all-around fanciest fruit to those who can recognize op- and plums, are shipped clear the reach of its advantages
across the continent by express, Mosier has an ideal location,
known to the world, whether it portunity.
be in fruit exhibitions or in the
Many o f the first orchards as well as in car lots, with per combined with 'the fact that it
Apricots and offers great inducements to the
m Mosier were Italian fect success.
The scientific, up-to- planted in
Fresh Bread and Pastry every day
These were formerly grapes thrive here as they do in man of moderate means, on ac
date methods of the fruit grow prunes.
count o f the reduced price at
ers who make their homes here shipped dried, but of late years few other places.
Meals at All Hours
Particular note should be made which desirable fruit land can lie
are accomplishing results unsur have been bringing greater prof
its when packed and shipped of the generous profits realized bought in a section that is prac MRS. E. L. GRAHAM, P r o p .
passed in any locality.
Twenty carloads were in growing sweet cherries, which tically the same as that o f its
It has been found that irriga- fresh.
tion is not necessary or desirable shipped last year. For the last “ stand up” to carry to Eastern near neighbor, Hood River.
M o sier
While the town of Mosier is
for fruit growing, the annual ten years most o f the orchard markets, whose supplies of this
rainfall being over thirty inches, planting has been in apples, with kind are ail drawn from the j but four years old, it has made a
Moisture is eonverved by clean cherries and pears next in order. West, Mosier is just far enough substantial growth and is rapidly G e o . C h a m b e r l a i n
It has adequate
The fruit growers of the Hood from the Pacific to escape the developing.
is a universal custom, to kill River district do not apprehend last lingering showers of the schools with a ten-grade course j
what pests may appear and to a coming overproduction of ap rainy season, so that cherries in the town and six school dis
prevent their ever obtaining a ples, but they argue that even
Even the SIX petent teachers, in the valley.
foothold. Thinning, too, is prac if it should ever come in the picking tima
ticed, for no community better country at large it would scarce- miles ot distance from Hood Riv- Churches of several denomina
appreciates the virtue and profit ly affect them, for “ there is al er affords more sunshine in April tions are to be found there, with
that lies in quality.
Packing is ways room at the top,” and as and May and a week earlier rip stores and other business con
veniences necessary in a grow- j
done by expert crews under the their apples are “ tip-toppers,” ening of berries and cherries.
Space will not permit telling in ing community.
direction of foremen o f the fruit they will always find eager buy
Situated on the main line o f Mosier
union, so that the trade has ers, even if common stuff be detail of all the methods by
which the fruit growers o f Mos the Oregon Railroad & Naviga-
learned to have perfect confi-1 sent to the “ dump. ”
The effect of the difference in ier are gaining their brilliant, tion Company, it is provided ;
dence in the brand sent out.
Fruits are sold f. o. b. Mosier climate between the coast reg- successes, nor to mention char- with the transportation facilities
station, and rejections are un ions and the eastern foothills of i actenstic examples of personal which only a great transconti
A large proportion of the Cascade Mountains is strik- achievement of settlers, who, nental railroad can give, in addi
the Mosier fruits are marketed ingly shown in the clear, waxy when they reached here, had lit- tion to that of several boat lines,
through Hood River channels complexion of the apples, the tie but faith and courage, but by and probable connection with the
and sent to all parts of the high flavor of all fruits and their grasping opportunity and adding new railroad just built down the
GAY YOVVRLL, Mgr.
unequaled shipping qualities, their industry have now comfort- north bank of the Columbia Riv
---------—--------------------------------- — able and happy homes, with as er.
Harness and Saddlery Goods
■ b : sured incomes. Let it be said,
Tents, Wagon Covers, Etc
however, that similar opportun
Hand-made Harness a Specialty
ities are still open. It is a remark
Laura Kibbee is now regis
able fact that most o f the new
HOOD RIVER - OREGON
comers to Mosier are compara tered down stairs.
tively near-by regions. For sev
Fronia Denny is absent from
eral years past a majority o f all Mrs. Gove’ s room.
buyers have come from Portland,
M OSIER M A R K E T
showing that those who have the i The . sixth - grade
. . , took the
best opportunity to know of and examination in history this week.
DENNY & HARVEY
investigate conditions here and
j enny Carroll is absent from
elsewhere choose Mosier.
school on account of whooping
As to climate, that of Mosier is cough,
neither extremely cold in winter I
Fresh and Cured Meats
nor excessively hot in summer,
Guy Stinson left Mosier for
and is free from the late cold Portland last Wednesday. The
spring rains and fogs prevalent fourth grade miss Guy and wish
. near the coast.
The northwest him success at his new home,
trade winds that reach it during
the summer months are laden time getting work ready to send
with moisture and become warm to th| exhigit at the s e t t le fair,
and pleasant as they pass inland Much jnteregt . ^
Ihis gives Mosier an .excellent |
growing season, with days that j As Friday is Arbor Day, the
Has made a mark in the history o f Slaughtering Prices.
are warm and nights that a re ! morning will be spent in clean-
Every article is marked in plain figures. No matter how
cool and restful. It also gives its: ing up the school yard and mak-
low or cheap you have ever bought before, we claim and
fruit a quality that includes de- ing it look better. In the after-
prove it by prices and material, that we are selling out
licious flavor and fine keeping noon there will be a joint pro
every piece of furniture at prices that amaze the most
gram up stairs. All of the friends
shrewd and economical buyers. You positively cannot
For those who desire a home and parents are invited.
afford to stay away from this sale. Sooner or later you
will need the article that you can now buy for one-half
JOHN G. ZOLLS & SONS
the manufacturer’s cost. A delay means so much loss
for you. It is our aim to sell every piece o f furniture in
Contractors in Stone, Brick and Con-
Mr. Perlman is going out o f business and
has turned over the store to our management. We need
the money. Never has such an opportunity stared you
in the face.
Act at Once.
Goods sold for cash only.
goods sent C. O. D.
No mail orders filled.
Follow the Crowd
To the Biggest Sale this section o f the country ever had.
Kann Bros. Co.
P h y s ic ia n a n d S u r g e o n
C. H. JENKINS, D. M. D.
D e n t is t
OFFICE -OVBR WTTI tO R B AN K INC. nOMTAW*
fffliee 28 Reski ence 28 B
HOOD RIVER - OREGON
S. E. B A R T MESS
Undertaker and Kmhalnrer
Hom e Phone 6 2 K
E. C. BROCK,
o f San Francisco, Managers
Furniture and Carpets, Etc.
The Latest in Spring Styles (
«Business locals will be charged*«* ß «ent* pter itine
Latrai advertisem ents win (in dll oases *be charged
to the party orderin g them , a t lenal rates, anfi
paid fo rib e fo r e afIì<hi\>ftsaiR- 'furnished.
FLOUR, FEED, GLOVES, FAMILY
D o u g h e r t y - F i t h i a n Shoes
HEN IN HOOD RIVER TAKE YOUR MEALS
D e B u s s e t s C h o p H ou se
River laundry Company
Tman Propcnty and Fruit Lands Improved and
Information Cheerfully Furnished.
Write or 'call
H. F. BOTHFUR
Real Estate, Insurance und Loans.
in large and Small Tracts. W e have fa m e ¡very
rape values for the investor and the hermeseetter.
Write «or call far full information.
F. H. Jeweler
Hood River, Oregon
Will be at Nichol’ s Store, Muxsier, n»n Wednttsi'hiy»
April 14th, and *>n <oaoh following Wednesday.
Repairing Watches, Clocks ¡and JeweHry
Leave all work at Nichol’s Store,
T he PINES HOTEL
JO H N W E L L B E R G , Prop.
Rates $ 1 .0 0 p er day and up
B U T L E R B A N K IN G
HOOD RIVER, OREGON
JOHN WRI.I.HKKC. M omikk A m tn t
M. E. WELCH
R e g is t e r V e t e r in a r y S urgeon
Office at Fashion Stables
H o o d R i v e r
Pioneer Bankers of Ifcwd River Valley.
Transact a General Banking Business.
Interest Paid on Time Hejiaerts
LESLIE «UTLHR. Pnnide-t
J. N. TEAL, V ioc *Wtd«nt
TRUMAN RUT1/BR. Cashier
C. A. FREY
C ontracto r
a n d
B u il d e r
Estimate» Furnished on Application
I*. O. Box 1X6
M o s ie r
A Complete Line of
Feed, Crain, Fidd Seed. Poultry Supplies. Spray
Materials, Fertilizers, Etc.
SPECIAL PRICES ON RED CLOVER SEED
PARADISE POULTRY YARDS
Thoroughbred Rhode Island Red
and White Leghorn Eggs for
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General Real Estate Denier
FINE LAUNDRY WORK ’
Done with neatness and dispatch
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■for eaoh insertion.
of ail kinds.
DAVID ROBINSON, M. D.
Exclusive agent foe
HARNESS Co. ij
I B r id a l V e il
Sid M. Nichol
of The Dalles, Oregon
W)ne square................... -r,r j.
First National Bank
H O O D R IV E R