JT,n.lWH(.JV!WWWJ itaoflMr- SIW"JW I"'1 " " ,Mv m w- (f"'ftJWfilBmfWf'PlmWPWW MMMI m m " PAGE FOUR. THE DAILY JOURNAL, 8ALEM, OREQON.WEDNE8DAY, DECEMDER 31, 1902. $j SI S' sa Mi N P f I f 4 P r v COUNCIL ACCEPTS CHANGES Concurs in Push Amendments Building: Club's Permit Provision Is Desired THo Salem city council, nt n Hpclal meeting Inst night, concurred with the Greater Salem Commercial Club In some slight changos made iu the pro lasCHl amendments to Salem's city a)uutr, wltfi reforoncc to the employ rndht by the city of unskilled labor, the compensation for th same to be flxjjd by tho city council and the utroot commissioner. Tho charter commission was also directed to In corporate Into tho bill to bo presented to the stnte logislaturo a provision covering tho subject of tho granting by tho city of building permits, and -another making tho minor lien docket of tho city a public record, having tho samo forco and effect of tho ordinary lien docket, In enforcing tho payment of all delinquencies owing tho city, Jlrs. J. A. Monroe, whoso proporty -was damaged In the recent flro in Chi natown, nppoated by her agent, Win. Stnlgor, and asked permission to make certain Improvements to tho property. Tho matter was roferred to tho chlof of tho file department and Council man K'ggs, chairman of tho, commit- too on streets nnd public propoity with powor to act. Aldormau Grlawold suggested that sumo stops should he taken by tho council to preserve and keep the toolB nnd other personal property of the city, nnd guard against Uie promiscuous appropriation thereof by individuals. Mr. Griiwold was of the opinion that each of tho city ofllcer. upon 'ontorliig tho service of tho city, at the beginning of his term, should be required to glvo a receipt for nil of tho propoity of tho city that ho re colvos, and bo hold personally respon sible thorofor, nnd bo mndo to account for tho samu on rotlrlng from ofllco. Tho suggestion rocolved tho endorse ment of tho othor councilman, nnd, after somo discussion, a motion by Stolz was Buccossful. Tho motion di rects tho chlof of tho flro department nnd the ohaiimau of tho commlttoo on sfeots and public proporty to make nn invoice or nil mo city a tools ami Humors Tbey take txmeuton of the body, Rod are Lord of Misrule. They arc attended by plmplea, bolls, the Itching tetter, salt rheum, and other ca. tnneous eruptions; by feelings of woakntts, languor, general debility and what not. They cause more tuflerlns than atiTthlnr olse. Health, BtrenRth, Peace and Pleaanra require tholr expulalon, and this Is posl tlvely effected, according to thontanda of grateful tettlmonlala, by Hood's Sarsaparilla Which radically and permanently drlrw tbem out and builds up the whole ayiUm. H. H. TURNER. Mr. II. II. Tumor, tho subject of tho abovo portri.lt is a young attor ney nnd counsclor-nt-law, located at No. 290 Commercial street, Salem, Orogon. Ho lsvory rollnblo, onorgetlc nnd has storllng buslnosfl qualities, Ho gives special attention to tho col lection of notes nnd accounts. In ad dition to his nice law practlco he doos a real estato and loan business; largo or small loatiR may uo nna or mm upon ronl estate or chattel security. DIVORCES VERSUS MARRIAGES Percentage of Poor Matches is 5 per Cent During the first six months of Coun ty Clork Roland's torm, covering- the porlod from July 1 to Docomber 31. there were issued In tills county 148 man Inge llconsos. In the same time there wero Instituted In tho equity department of the circuit court 20 dl vorce proceedings. Tho percentage of divorces as to the number of marriage licenses granted Is 6.01 per cent. During the half-year ending today, divorce suits were begun In this coun ty as follows. July, 7; August, I, September. 4; October, 0; November, 1, December, -I. Some of these cases are not yet disposed of and nro still on the docket In Judge Bolso's depart inent MANY RELIABLE WITNESSES Prove That Old Cases of Chronic Ca tarrh can be Cured. A Medicine That Will Cure Cases of Catarrh of Long Standing De serves a Very High Place in the Annals of Medical Discovery. Such a Peruna. Medicine is No Journal To-Morrow THOUSANDS of testimonials nro pourlug In ovory day of old casos of chronic catarrh tlnit havo re slated all treatment fur yearn, being promptly nnd permanently cured by I'ornun. Thoio reports do not nil eomtv from obscure places, signed by olneuro peo ple. A largo proportion of these lottcrs aro written by men mid women promi nent in business nnd profo-wional cir cles and many of them well known from ocean to ocean. Ac nil i.nnln.K In thn pltv will ho' '-'olonol John Franklin Waters occu- closod down tomorrow, and owing to' un Prontnont poHtttoi. , among the ., . ., ii i . i in leading trial lawyer ct Chicago. Ho tho fact that no public business will ,,. ..,,,.,,- n,,'illlM ,,. vrHi.- bo transacted anywhere In tho land ngulnst.-orpunttloiiHln suits for personal on New Year's day, Tho Journal will. I injuries than any man or his ago la tho In hooping with Its custom, publish ' Culled State, nnd during hit prnntico no papor on thnt day. It wishes all Its of owr fifteen years lie hat not lost a rtmdeis a happy New Year. I J"10, $ iMho Supreme Courts of j Illinois and Mhirourl. IIo is a hard The Beautiful Rain. (By T. L. Davidson. HOME FROM THE EAST A. N. Gilbert Arrives from Denver and Chicago uorkur nnd ban the energy of four men. Tor a uuinlKir of youra he had boon ml lie tod with chronle calarrh and hav- Ins roruntK- llill tlini-iiiivlilt- niirml nf 0 COld . ,j ,., nirnnllnn nil In f.irt.l....- ...,. ..I. i ..-. ..... ..w.bv.i, ,. iiiiuiiivii ,?in uu- This poem was written aftor torm, when tho beautiful rnln came tallied with lilin by one of our loportors lt.HI.lHM .1....... ll.n. 111.. TXTrtllrtrtl- ' 1. ..Iitfili l.d .... It... ..11 ... f.. ..A.. in u mi'ii no tni ilia lUllinMUK MIHIO inent to the public: dancing down do choor tho Webfoot era, who, liko the frogs, lovo to sing In the water. It was wrltton December 81, 1871. The rain; the rnln, the beautiful rain, It comos to cheer our homos again! To soften tho cold of this lnnd of ours .-iitii - i t - t i i i i i i i , , , ,, E I ' i Til 'jSESCTTm 1 1'. "f&J&fflglm "r ;JttH"Mh W i (MOV vVW mZWH I (f7 fflTii) w " ii Vi-r " ' y ' "' m I .: ff ) Tfn'a .. I CiriOAoo, Ir,r.., Aug.0, IWX). The Peruna Medicine Co., Columbus, O.: Gentlemen "II gives mc great pleasure to testify to the merits of such a worthy remedy for catarrh as A. N. Gllboi t returned today fiom a flvo weeks' visit iu Donvor nnd East ern points. Ho reports hovcto weath er throughout the Eeast with the re sult that railway transportation Is ser iously Interrupted. Particularly Is this condition true on tho linos of tho Union Pacific, where In nddltlon to this natural rauso tho management is con tending with a strike among Its op orntlvos. Mr. (lllbort snout two weoks- othor portnblo proporty, and report wlth hlH 8on Warren, tho successful tho samo at tho next mooting of tho cnrtoonlst on tho Donvor Times, and council. This form of notion wns do- aided nonossnry to got a basis for further action iiIouk tho line hiik gostod. They toll us of Ice, and cold and snow Inn tho vnlloya away, whoro tho corn doth Brow; Of tho long winter months, of 'the .slolshlng bells, Whoro the fro.cn north forever" dwells. Thoy say It Is there thoy lovo to stay Whoro tho snow drift storms nnd tho hiirrlcanos piny. And tho night winds sing of the Aro tic zone And the starlight glows like tho sot ting sun. And molt the Ice In Its froon bow-1 your Peruna. I had suffered for a ors. number of years from this very agreeable disease and had tried many .io-cjllsd remedies, but until I used Peruna none had the desired effect. I feci that l am perfectly cured and can cheerfully recommend Peruna to any one suffering from catarrh." JOHN P. WATERS, 12011 Randolph St., Chicago, Iff. Another caso equally well-known In Chleatc"i b reported through a lottor from u voxiran ltiillro.nl man. COLONEL JOHN FRANKLIN WATERS, 01' CIHCAtiO. ji i hi 1 1 nimi h i ihiuhhihii imiihiiihi ; 1 1 h- following lilllt wore ordered PATTONSBOOK STORE! Tho paid: I Capital Lumber Co ...rT. $ S7.7S Salem U P. & T. Co '. . . . 21.08 Capltnl Drug Store r 2.85 1 uvn.i i in-lr v q 'ir. i Alien Peck 0.00 J. I). Conn ....'. 10.60 W. W. nasoy .... 5.00 Drnnt Hi os 7.2ft Capltnl Imp. Co 1.20 Capital Drug Store 1.75 1 Salem Gas Light Co 7.50 Salem Sentinel 5.00 Salem Gas Light Co 3.36 Recorder Judah was directed todiaw thu salary wananta for tho closing month of tho year today, In order that hj may bo onablod to balance up his bQokH for tho year. - . . i Stands ready to trreet you this week with an enchantine array of articles for the New Year as well as for office use- Our whole store has now resumed It's usual appearance and we are ready to start the New Year rleht by offering our patrons a complete stock of office specialties Arm Rests Blank Books Bend Baskets Biskcts Copylntr Books Diaries Desk Pads Flllne Cases Rubber Stamps Ink Stands Fountain Pens Fllln? Cases Thousands of other ihlnrs rule In this line, which we sell at lower prices tnan eisewnere PATTONS BOOK STORB 4H 1 1 if h 1 1 h-i mum i i-m iiiimniii hii ihhii Captain John II. Lyons, of Chicago, ....,,.,. passenger I T5i!SQi. agent for I A MAlW..Jv T Vi4 Itf rtli Mlf vuiiuiia mu- r o a d com panlosfortho past twenty four years, connoctod with tho Postoffioe Department for six years, tho Pol loo Department for six years, and at pres ent connoctod with tho Grand Trunk rallrond, hud a similar ee. He Is a C c& .&m -TBI i Ylw.Jznt-lEr .&;asr msi I J. II. Lyons, voteran soldior and a prominent mom Dor or O. A. 11. Camp No. 102. Captain John II. Lyons, 1012 Pralrla Ave., Chicago, III., writes: Tor twenty years I HUffon. -"ltU chronlo catarrh but thanks tol . am now entirely cured. . "It affords mo niueh iiloasuro iv(h, a statement In behalf of your mer.jf-Jl remedy, Peruna. I havo used sia catarrh and havo found it to bo aSJf, claim for it. I had suffered for twenty yoars. l clicerfully recommend Porun to nnyono suffering from catarrh, as I bollovo that, as iii my ooho, It will prov a sure cure." Captain John IT. Lyons, Address Tho Peruna Medicine Co.,ot Columbus, Ohio, for instruetiv m. 1 literature on catarrh. Thero tho weary tiavoler, with his f i O7.on form, Falls asleep In tho snow mid tho furloiiB storm, And tho mother weops by the blazing flro As tho little on ofl call for tholr ab sent sire. ox tended his vlnlt ns far Ivast as Chi cago. Mr. Oilbort lolatos an unusuul acci dent that befoi the fireman on tho O. & N. train yosterday In coming The meeting last ; down tho Columbia rivor to Portlnnd. night wn the final sosalon of the old a rock weighing several pounds be eounoll. On next Tuoadny ovenlng.'camo dlslodgod In tho cliff that bord- tho nowly-olected mombers will take. ors tho railroad track somo distance tho oath of olllee. and enter upon their above Portland, and camo dashing .., .,..,...,. .. down tho hillsldo and crashed Into the. ,,, " " " I nnK nt Aliv I in n9 tit ik ninulnn f I MINOR MENTION """ . '."' ' " As tho broaUi of winter tlinm nrntula DI.AIW Olli.... 1 . I VIM1R, muuiiu oiliuii mid fcuiuu, iu i nui fv ll 1 11 ftftimtV tl TlKkOilnl niini.d. v'hiv t n 4 uuauu; 01 Wiling brought Robort Arthur, aged 71 yenra, to tho stnto Insane asylum Oil nu cuniinltte for Invitations. terms of ofllco. around Tho star rail to from Goi'vall to Pair flojil will ho discontinued Pebrunry Ut A rurnl free delivery servloolias boon Ofitabllshed. and will go Into ef fect on the above dnte. Mrs. W. H. Chatten has returneil to Portlnnd, aftor having spent the holt days (u tlilp city with her parenU, Mr. nnd Mr. Qeorge Collins. ?. In their log. I cnb of the, window of tho moving on l Bine, breaking tho leg of the flromnn. j l.lko tlin nvthnn'tt onllo 'ivmn.l l,n (Ir.. Woodman Ball. , . M. W. A. ba . Ho man ,,... ,..,. .. ., ... . hall, New Year's night, January 1st. . r ii .. i fi. it vol IlUIir Second lft.3l.2t Hut glvo mo tho clouds and tho dano- ReirentaUvolect Jtidil rettirned ' lng nv,n' to AwniBvllle today, aftor attending a' And Webfoot shouts with Joy again! iiimUur of the Marlon county loglsln- And tho Br" hills look llko tho sum tlve delation, thnt was hold In thlB mor'8 novtl1 , i When the cold hns gono and tho I' Hprlng comes forth. city yesterday. Armory Skating Rink jpen all day fw Years and until Saturday. It I ask not sights of Aurora's light - - - , .in, -i, -.,...-, , iiih.hh.wj iwui.iwiiwwiiimaaaeK7ewwBfWMmMiiiiiiiii ' " mi rwuguL LIMX.-J ..im' J- -Liv shm v. ur 'S-J' A-mM 1,-s. Or the bhlmmoilng haze of tho Arc tic night; Or the open seas of tho Polar zono, Or tho laoherg's glnro llko tho mountnlu lone. But tho rain, tho rnln, the southern rnln, That comos to choor tho homog again, That brings tho clouds from tho torrid cllmo And mnkos It spring in tho winter time. Thursday AHoliday Thursday, Now Years Day, will bo very generally observed in Salem as n legal holiday. All offices of tho state house, court house and city hall will bo closed, and tho hanks will bus pond public business for tho day. Many of tho storos will romaln closed all day. nill collectors will dofor their rogular monthly visitations until the following day. Tho overworked bookkeeper, who Is usually swamped with work at this tlmo of tho year, will havo an additional day In which to ad-, just his accounts, preparatory to opon-' ing up now books for 1903. Thero nro ' no attractions Tor tho dny othor than the production of "Richard Carvol," at tho Grand tomorrow evonlng'. This is ono or tho host attractions thnt has boen soeurod for Salem this wlntor. and tho prospects are good for a largo house. gf t8WtMMtMltMHMimMHMHMtMHl j Christmas Greetings s Now Fo The Holidays WRh tho passing of Thanksgiving our thoughts turn tow aid that grout Olft-glvlng day CHRISTMAS which Is only a few days away Wo'vo been pro, arlng for tho Holldny trade for weeks and weeks brought tho host hero for you to seloct from useful articles nt prices thnt aro suro to tempt you. No, trouble finding Just what you want at Just tho price. Novor havo selections boon moro beautiful. We urgo early buying tho otoekH aro nt their bost now, and many of tho flnost fancies cannot bo duplicated. For - Man's or Boy's Christmas buy what he's going to buy fqr him solf, If you don't. Duy it whoro ho buys at a man's store. Cn.-o nnd see our Christmas Haberdashory. J G. W, Johnson & Co. i V Chthlers to the People, 257 Commercial St. Salem INNMMMWMH ' SflLEM IRON WORKS H. M. Edgar, Lessee. A good line of patterns for housework. Columns, Lintels, Gratings, Steps and Finials, Also General Founders and Machinists. done in Oregon. Promptness our . U i i. i William Jordan, a son of William Jordan, residing on tho Santlnm, Tues day was using a 22-eallbre, whon tho weqpon was accidentally diBchareod. and the bullet went Into young Jor- Best WOrk that Can be wound. Doctors aro attending htm. "1 mott' Only best mechanics employed. yfa.ffle'." simple Innocence really is absurd : u.mo.,4 wtia luimuu iTaciccr is a mite Dira, itvn V VVW Fun to cook- fun to eat gingerbread made from thama$ca! i P66 0 Presto ttSSFSil r?' ft $1 i i.'. iQ 1 oiJf j Company (Better than flour) PRESTO Oingerbread from the oven lUerallyburstfng with good neos. Light, soft arid'noXpalnlnti!nanful. Don'l $ut ettrtfMJ,-trek I7andjyoi!Ti'fioSrrooe. II gi o dc th wi St an 0 l ! ,f . - ' j a "'iii tSt'' . ItlHMSIWrSSrfi.Qiii:!