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mDFOKT? mm TRIBUNE, STEDITORP. OTrKClON, TUEaiTAT nTTOHOTTlT? ST. 1AT2.
922 ARE MEN
Wtli only ono moro tiny In which
to register In order to vnto nt tbo
pencraft' dity election hut 1548 or
nbout linlf of tho total number of
voters lmvo rcRtHteml. Of this num
her 922 men mid 020 women.
Aside from this afternoon only one
dny remains in wliich to register.
Thoso who fn.il to roaster must
Rwenr in their votes which means
much unnecessary trouble nnd in enso
of n rush on election day, inability to
MISS FLORA THOMPSON
IS GARDNER'S DEPUTY CITY MANDAMUS
County Clerk-elect 0. A. Gardner
lias onnouncod that ho has secured
tl.o services of Miss Flora Thompson
u his chief deputy, and sho will con
tlnuo In tho office when V. A. Cole
wmi, present county clerk steps out
on January C.
Tho appointment of Miss Thomp
son has met with approval on all
sides. She Is thoroughly acquainted
with tho work of tho office having
served as chief deputy nearly two
years under Mr. Coleman. In addi
tion to being experienced Miss
Thompson Is a bard and capable
worker, who has won many friends
by bcr willingness to accommodate
thoso who have business In tbo
NEW YORK, Dec. IM.-Tho hnp-
Iricst mother in New ork today is
Mrs. John Williams, nn eighteen
mouths old bnby whom ho gnvo up n
year ngo today hnviug been returned
to her ns a Christmas present by two
A year ago Mrs. Williams placed
her child in the Infants' Hospital of
the Chnrilies Aid society because sho
could no hng? r support him nt homo.
Sho nid his board for ono month
and was unable thereafter to make
Two months ago the baby was sent
to a childless couple here. Two weeks
ago Mrs. illmms rcmnmed nnd
wanted her bnby. Two Vassnr girls
learned of tho situation nnd nfler n
week's search located the child and
returned it to tho mother.
SAN' FRANCISCO, Cat.. Hoc St.
Christmas eggnogs htwo caused n
Jump of flv cents n doren In the
prlco of fresh eggs In tho retail
market hern today. At least that Is
tho explanation given by V. J. Lang
staff, president of the San Francis
co Produce Kxchnngo.
"People- want eggnogs, for Christ
mas," said Lnngstatf, "and tho de
mand for eggs 1 enormous. Ah
result tho prlco Jumped."
Kggs last Friday woro quoted nt
37 conts, but sold In tho retail mar
ket at 40 cents nnd even CO conts n
doton. Then tho houicwlTcs lenguo
wont to work and In a determined
crusndo hammered down tho prlco to
3fi cents. Hut oggnoRgs nnd Christ
mas Hum wero not reckoned with.
All sorts of oxcikv nro attributed
for tho rlso. Tho retailors hlamo
tho wholesales, tho Intter blame tho
publlo for nxtravnga&c and tbo hens
If your lost nrtloln Isn't worth ad
vertising for It Isn't worth worrying
i-li. -I I I ' "i , ..
Tho mandamus suit Instituted to
determine, whether City Recorder
Fow and Councilman Campbell, both
appointees, can hold office was ar
gued by Fred Meant and City At
tornoy p. J. Ncff beforo Judgo Cal
kins In chambers at Ashland Monday.
Tho arguments woro exhaustive.
Judgo Calkins promised a decision
In the near future beforo the end
of this week.
Penetrating, Renn Destroying IIY-O-MKl
Often Kcstotrs Hearing
When deafness is caused by Ca
tarrh. Booth's HYOMK1 breathed per
sistently often restores hearing.
Catarrhal deafness Is caused by
catarrh germs In tho Kustnchlnn
Tubes and HYOMEl by killing thoso
germs reduces tho Inflammation ami
cleans out tho tubes.
If you suffer from Catarrh, Sore
Throat, Coughs, Colds or Bronchitis,
Just breatho HYOMKI. You take, no
risk for Chas. Strang Is authorized
to rotund your money if you nro not
satisfied. IIYOMKI with Inhaler.
$1: without Inhaler, 50c At all
WITH ths hope that tKis Christ
mas finds you snjoying a day
fillsd with gratlhids and pleasure, and
that the New Year holds in store fgr
ygu the fullest measure of hsalth ahd
happiness, we cxtsnd fa you ourhssrty
greetings of ths season.
FOR FRIDAY EVENING
ATLANTIC LINERS HELD
OFF PORT BY STORM
Invitations are out for tbo danco
to bo given by a number of Medford's
devotees of Terplschoro at tho Nat
atorlum conservatory hall next Fri
day evening. Tho affair Is In tbo
nature of a get-together gathering tor
tho mauy college people and tbelr
friends who aro hero for tho boll
days. Forrest's popular orchestra will
dlscourso strains It catchy music In
Its usual excellent stylo and a a
feature of tbo evening arrangements
have been put under way to secure a
local couplo who will dance as a
norelty exhibition San Francisco's
lato craxe, the "Texas Tommy
The evening's fun will bo at its
helghth immediately after the band
concert of that night.
VANCE COLVIG. ONE OF THE
STARS WITH 0. A. C. BAND
Tho Oregon Agricultural collego
band will appear next Friday eve
ning, December 27, in the high
school auditorium and will fcaturo
"Pinto, the Nightmare of Carica
ture." "Pinto" is Vance Colvlg, well
known In this city, whero ho was
born and raised, and whose artistic
abilities aro woll known. Tho organ
ization is of unusual excellence and
considered the best In the history of
tho school. Tho concert will com
mence at 8 o'clock and tickets are
now on sale at Hankins drug store.
NEW YORK. Dee. 24. Tho liners
imerikn, George Washington, Lap
land, Rotterdam, Martha Washington
and several others from West India
and South American ports are held
off Ambrose Lightship today by n
howling gnlc- The total of delayed
passengers is about 8,000. Tho ves
sels nro expected to reach Ellis
Island by nightt so their first cabin
passengers will bo safe on shore by
It. B. Sherard and Miss Clara Holse
wero married at tho home of Rich
ard Pfelfter, S18 West Second street,
last week, the Itov. Wllkcr of tho
Lutheran church officiating. The
groom has lived In Medford for a
number of years, being a partner of
Mr. Pfelffer In a restaurant. The
bride is well known and has a host
of friends in this city. The occasion
plio witnessed tho christening of At
vena Doris, the Ilttto daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Pfelffer. After tho
ceremonies a wedding supper was
served to tho contracting parties and
immediate friends and relatives.
Parties wishing to subscribe
renew their subscription to
The Saturday Evening Post
The Ladies' Home Journal,
The Country Gentleman
Please notify C. A. DeVoo, 418 W.
Main. District agent for the Curtis
Publishing Co. Back numbers al
ways on band. Phono CC11.
TRIAL RESULT OF CONSPIRACY
(Continued from page 1.)
They took a nick mnu's innocent
Matcments nnd distorted them out of
nil legal menuing."
Kern contended that tho telcphono
number given by a witucss as tbut of
Olaf Vveitmoo nnd which it was al
leged Jim McNnmnra had called, was
not Tveitmoo's number at nil. He
suid tho "Christmas present" letter
wns a perfectly ordinary lottci be
tween fellow unionists, to which the
government, in n far-fetched effort
to incriminate Tvcilraoe, hud given nn
Defends Frank Ityan
Near tho closo of his argument
Kern eloquently defended Frauk M.
Jtyan, president of tho Ironworkers
organization. Ho characterized Ityan
ns n man of high principle who had
risen from tho ranks and who woro
tho badgo of toil on his bunds. Kern
described Ityan ns n man sitting in
tho privacy of his offico, uttering no
incriminating word, though he did not
know n diclogrnph wub under his
Kent bitterly attacked the veracity
of Edward Clark asserting that he
was not hotter thnn thut "archfield,
In closing his argumeut Senator
Kent pleaded with tho jurors to re
member that this is tho holiday sea
son, and the effcofc thoir verdict
would hayo on tho families of tho de
Bittner's Real Estate
& Employment Bureau
10 acres, 7 miles from North Ya
kima, Wash., on stato road, i mile
to school, 1 mite to nigh school, 1
mile to store and shipping point, In
a good neighborhood, 9 acres In 4-year-old
trees, C room bungalow, full
cement heating basement, hot wator
heating system, house, strictly mod
ern, fine new barn, chicken bouse
and runs, telcphono and mall deliv
ery each day. Will trado for smalt
tract closo to Medford or Ashland.
Prlco J 10.000.
6 acres, with C room house, will
make n flno chicken ranch, or gar
den tract, 1V4 miles out, prlco I3&00.
C room modern house with extra
largo lot, on Cottage street, all kinds
of borries, wood shed, storo house,
cement side walk, price $1500.
Equity of $1500, In house and 2
lots in West Medford. will trado ftr
stock and farm Implements and lease
Cmio and list your vacant houses
Girls and women for general homo
work In and out of city.
MRS. EMMA BITTNER
Phone Home 14
Opposite Nasli Hotel
ROOMS O am) 7. PALM I) LOCK.
MODEL CLOTHING CO.
The Mer i ivold Shop
OU can buy a gift hero that will plcaso nny
member of your family or nny one of your
To help you in sclenting, we list some of our gift.s:
thebrand I longbavo sought
and mourned because I found
"Now John and the children
can have their favorite break
fast dish again."
. SPECIAL NOTICB ilpblWIIctl
Itllrr In ulttj packif of ''(ioUra
Ro4'' iroJuili. 8t ILcu till jvu
cio iwll "Ouldra IloU' aa4 gtt
Ajw 43-plM Dlojur bit.
SECOND IDEAL CRUISE
S. S. CLEVELAND
Leaving San Francisco Feb. 6
VUU fiaioaa Cltlti i1 Countrlti a a
piliilil iiriinifelp wiled riM or
tolel. Ktir? luiur iM rotofuit loturrl.
110 DAYS $650 and up
lidu-llot ill ntcrtiirr cipeniM aSoit !
i.bort. railway, carrlun, Loleli kMii,
fi alio ttUtoii tut t air ttooi Juar
Illkir Crxiltt It Ik Orltnt. tit Writ
1 mitts, rtntmt Canal, Ifcly ani fitfl, tit,
YfiUt lor Ulutlrtlti tookltl.
100 X'oHilI tit., Han I'rnnchco, Col.,
or local agents.
t iTewel discs
Tngs and Seals
Coat ITnnger Sets
Xmas Tree Trimmings
Scissors Sets ,
Arts and Crafts Jewelry
Call us by Telephone 3481
THE MERRIVOLD SHOP
134 WEST MAIN ST.
HAPPY NEW YEAR
WEEKS & McGOWAN CO.
Every piece of Dolls
Toys, Games, Holiday
Goods & Fancy China
MUST BE SOLD
AT SOME PRICE
If You Value Your Eyesight
You will equip your
reading tabic with a
Authorities ngrce that n Reed kerosene oil latr.p la the beat for
reading. Tho Rayo is tho best oil lamp mode -i ho result of ycor
of scientific study. It kIvcb n Htcady, white llglit, cleat mellow.
Made of solid brass, nickel plated. Cun bo liRhtcd without re
moving chimney or shade. Easy to clean and rewick.
At Dtaltrt Evtrywhtrt
STANDARD OIL COMPANY
Home to the Folks
Christmas and New Year Holidays
m.) - A.X
rCO suNstT m
Han aiithorlzod a low round trip faro from nil points on Its HnoH
In Oregon; from points on tho Corvnlllu & Kastern; Htilom, Kallu
City nnd Wcatorn und tho Pacific Kullwny & Navigation Co. of
ONE AND ONE-THIRD FAKE
Dccomhor 21hI to SRtlt Innlu tilvo and from Dccomlior 2?lh to Jan
uary 1st, 101.1, IncliiMvo, with final return limit
J mm my 2nd, 1913,
Kor spociflc furoB from any station, train servlco, salo datoo,
lluillu, eto,, cull on noarout agent, or wrlto to
Joliu r, Hcott, Ooncriil I'uhhoiikci' Agent, l'ortlund, Oregon