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THE DAILY CAPITAL JOURNAL, SALEM, ORE. THURSDAY. APRIL 25. 1918. '
CAPITAL JOURNAL CLASSIFIED DEPT.
QUICK REFERENCE TO FIRMS THAT "GIVE SERVICE ON SHORT NOTICE
WHERE BUYER AND SELLER MEET-WE RECOMMEND OUR ADVERTISERS
Salem Eleetrie""Co, Masonic Teniplo, 127 North High
TRANSFER AND DRAYAGE
Salem Truck & Dray Co corner State and Front Street
BAGGAGE AND PARCELS DELIV
erej anv place citr or country.
Phone 64 or 2081B. W. W. Fisher.
DO YOU WANT new awnings for
tore or hor.ef Call of write C. Dill
man, SCO Highland Ave. 5-18
DB. F. I UTTER, DENTIST, ROOMS
413-414 Bank of -Commerce bldg.
Phone 606. 11-4
MONEY TO LOAN
. On Good Real Estate Security
TIIOS. K. FORD
Over Ladd & Bush bank, Salem, Oregon
ELLSWORTH, THE HATTER Men 'a
and women's hats cleaned, reblocked
end retrinrmcd. Old hats mado to
look like new. We carry a large
stock of fine ribbons. 495 Court St.
THE FIXIT SHOP Let us repair and
li a l-rtftn vmiK loirn mnwura ifil
Court. Phone 1022. tf
DR8. B. H. WHITE AND R. W. WAL
TON Osteopathic physicians and
nerve specialists. Graduate of Amer
ican school of Osteopathy, Kirkville,
Mo Post graduate and specialized in
nervoms diseases at Los Angeles Col
lege. Offices 505-508 U. S. Nat. Bank
Bldg. Phone 859. ' Residence, 1620
" Court. Phone 2215. Dr. White Res.
FORsRENT The storeroom at 141 N.
Commercial street, now occupied by
Compton's 15c & 25c store, will be
for rent May 1st next, iw particu
lar inquire" 'Tat room 22 Broyman
block. - tt
LET US ESTIMATE ON
All your Printing an Up-to-Now
office to meet your print
THE CAPITAL JOURNAL
SALEM- GEEB LINE
No. 73 Arrive at Salem ........9:15 a.ra
No. 74 Leave Salem 3:05 p. ml
SALEM, PALLS CITY & WESTERN
161 Lv Salem, motor 7:05 a.m.
163 Lv Salem, motor 9:35 am.
165 Lv Salem, motor 1:40 p.m.
Through car to Monmouth and Arlie
167 Lv Salem, motor 3:48p.m.
169Lv Salem, motor 5:57 p m
S39 Wy frt. Lv Salem
. 5:00 a.m.
162 Ar at Salem
164 Ar. at Salem
IRS Ar at Salem ..
.....8:30 a m.
168 Ar at Salem
170 Ar ot Salem 7:20 p.m.
840 Wy frt Ar Salem 2:30 p.m.
Train Leave Arrive
Mm. 'Portland Salem
1 6:30 am 8:35 am
6 Ltd :S0 am 10:11 am
f 10:45 am 12:50 pm
t 8:05 pm 4:15 pm
1.1 Ltd. 4:45om 6:40 Dm
m sn nm
17 . 6:05 pm 8:07 pm Salem only I
19 9:20pm 11:20pm Balcm only'
1 11:45pm 1:55am 6:aUam,Cows
North Bank Station (leave Jefferson
Street 15 and 20 minutes later)
.12:05 am 4:35 am
7:35 am 9:45 am
11:20 am l:!)0pra
i Ltd 1:55pm 4:00pm
CO 4:10pm 5:30 pm
22 5.25 pm 7:55 pm
zNorth Bank Statioc (Arrive Jefferson
6t?net 15 minutes earlier) Leave Cor-
T OOBVALLJS CONNECTIONS
iLeave Corvallis Arrive Salem
8:25 am.JNorthbound....9:45 am
12:12 pm....Northbonnd..l:50 am -8:41
4:10 pm...Northbound....5:30 pm
6:18 pm...Nortibound....7:55 pm
8:35 am.-.Southbound..9:57 am
10:15 am.Southbound.ll:33 am
J2:50 pm....Southbo m, - ". pm
4:15 pm....Southbound....5:40 pm
'6:40 pm.8onthbound.8:00 pm
TRY JOURNAL WMIT ADSiAppies
JOURNAL WANT ADS PAY'Sffruir
KNIGHT'S OF PYTHIAS MEET AT
McCornack hall on every Tuesday
at 8- P. Andresea, C. C. . W. B. Gil
son, K. R. & S.
MODERN WOODMEN OF AMERICA
Oregon Cedar Caaip Noi 5246ineets
every Thursday evening at 8 o'clock
in Derby building, corner Court and
High streets. R. F. Day, V. C.j J. A.
SALEM HUMANE SOCIETY D. D.
Keeler, president; Mrs. Lou Tillson,
secretary. All cases of cruelty or neg
lect of dumb animals should be re
ported to the secretary for investi
gation. ROYAL NEIGHBORS OF AMERICA
"Oregon. Grape Camp" No. 1300.
meets every Thursday evening in
Derby building, Court and High St.
Mrs. Pearl Coursey, 214 Court St,
oracle; Mrs. Melissa Persons, recor
der, 1415 N. 4th St. Phone 1436M.
UNITED ARTISANS Capital Assem
bly JNo. 84, meets every mursuay ai
8 p. m. in I. O. O. F. hall. Norma L.
Terwilliger, M. A ; C. A. Vibbert,
secretary, Crown Drug Store, 338
SECOND HAND GOODS
BUY, SELL and EXCHANGE-
Men's clothes, shoes, hats, jewelry,
watches, tools, musical instruments
. bicycles, guns, rifles, revolvers, suit
cases, trunks, cameras, typewriters
and furniture. Capital Exchange, 337
Court street. Phone 493.
SALEM SCAVENGER Charles Soos
proprietor. Garbage and refuse of all
kinds removed on monthly contracts
at reasonable rates. Yard and cess
pools cleaned. Office phone Main
2247. Residence Main 272.
STOVES REBUILT AND REPAIRED
' 50 years experience. Depot, National
and American fence.
Sixes 20 to 58 in. high. ;
Paints.' oil and varnish, etc.
Loganberry and hop hooks.
Salem Fence and Stove Works, 250
Court street. Phono 124.
DR. W. O. MOORHOUSE COUNTY
veterinarian, grn'nte Cornell Uni
versity. Office Cherry City Feed
Stables, 544 Ferry St. Phones, office
2199; Res. and night 1510.
SALEM WATER COMPANY Office
corner Commercial and Trade streets
Bills payable monthly in advance.
fc sjc sjc se )c Jc )(c sfc 9C 3C ifl j((
vuo ' Hu l
Wheat, soft white l.S5(ff'1.87
Wheat, red - .. $1.85
Wheat, lower grades on sample
Barley, ton . $03
Bran - $G
Shorts, per ton a- $38
Hav, cheat, new $19(20
Hay. vetch, new $2022
Hay, clover, new $18
I Bntterfat ..- - 40c
12:25 pnii(;reamery butter 43c
Country butter .... 40c
6:35 pm Pork, Veal and, Mutton
i pork, on foot 1510e
Spring lambs - . life 12c
Kwes - 5(c?7c
Lambs, yearlings -.- IOC
Arrive ! KgRV cash 29(?31c
Portland I "ens. pound 20f;2U-
8.5QamjTurkevs, dressed . WwZiii
oi')'; I Turkeys, live, No. 1 21(0)23?
Hens, .dressed, pound 27(a;29e
Frys, dressed .
. 14) 15c
545 pm Geese, live
740 Dm roosters ....
Onions, in sack
Lettuce, crato .
Figs Mi Dates
BUYERS ATTENTION! I have a t.om
fortable 5 room cottage for sale,
with good lot for $700; also a mod
ern five roam cottage sue block
from paved street This is a cheap
property at $1400, I have a choice
buy for $1500, two blocks from car
line and one block from paved street
I have several valuable lots for sale
cheap; also a house for $000. Square
Deal Realty Company, U. S. Bank
building. Phone 470. tt
240 ACRES, 200 cultivated, 40 timber
pasture, running water, fair improve
ments, 3 miles from Pratum, best
Waldo Hill soil, price $23,000.
60 acres, 58 cultivated, 18 pasture,
9 timber, all good soil, spring water,
good improvements, 1900 prune trees,
50 English walnut trees, good team
of horses, -wagon, harness, 3 Jersey
cows, 100 pure bred hens, 1 mile
from Aumsville, a snap, price $8500.
Terms. Socolofsky, 341 State St.
phone 970. 5-10
110 ACRES, 80 cultivated, 30 timber
pasture, 40 acres in crop, good build
ings, on rock road, two miles from
town, Borne stock and Implements,
price $1100. will take $3000 Salem
residence, some cash and easy terms
on balance. 100 acres, 90 cultivated
50 bottom, 5 timber, all fenced, good
road, new ' 6 room bungalow, barn,
close to school, -$11,000. 20 acres
Yamhill county, exchange for 0
room bungalow in Salem. Equity is
40 acre Idaho irrigated farm fo
ranch near Salem or Dallas, not over
$3000, price $6000. 20 acres close to
Salem, 6 cleared, good improvements,
rock road, $4000. 58 acres, 45 culti
vated, 25 beaverdam, 12 pasture, 1
orchard, good barn, fair house, join
ing town, running water, $6200 cast
terms. Modern 5 room bungalow,
furnace, pared street, $1500. Mod
ern . 5 room bungalow, furnace, fire
place, bath, Dutch kitchen, close in,
$2000. $8500 worth of acreage and
residence property to exchange for
ranch any where. fSncolofsky, 341
Bananas '. .. 71Ac
Creamery butter : 45(o50c
Flour, hard wheat $2.:0fc2.80
Hour, soft wheat $2.5U(a2.uU
Country butter 40c
Eggs, dozen 35c
Suear, 11 lbs. for $
Sales limited to $1
. Daily Live Stock Market
Tone of ' market finrri
Good to choice steers $1314
Good to medium steers $li.7?faM2.75
Common to good steers $10.25(0)11.25
Choice cows and heifers $U.2o12.25
blocker and feeder steers $70(o;90
Tone of market firm
Prime mixed $17.90(ff)IS
Medium mixed $17.G517.85
Rough and heavy $16.6516.85
Tone of market firm
Spring lambs $20 bid
Western yearlings $15.2515.50
Valley yearlings $15-2515.50
Wethers $13(fD13 50,
NOTE Portfland market on shorn
sheep,. 2Vi to 3c tinder quotation.
First Oregon War
Conference May 22-23
One of the features of the First Ore
NOTICE OP SALE
Of Government Timber
Notice is hereby given that subject
to the conditions and limitations of
the Act of June 9, 1916, (39 Stat.,
218), and the instructions of the Sec
retary of the Interior of September
15, 1917, the timber on the following
lands will be sold May 15, 1918, at 10
o'clock a. m. at public auction at tho
United States land office at Portland
Oregon, to the highest bidder at not
less than the appraised value as shown
by this notice, sale to be subject to the
approval of the Secretary of the In
tenor. The punchase price, with an ad
ditional sum of one-fifth of one per
cent thereof, being commissions allow
ed, must bo deposited at time of sale,
money to be returned if sale is not ap
proved, otherwise patent will issue for
the timber which must be removed
within ten years. Bids will be receiv
ed from citizens of the United States,
a.-tsociations of such citizens and cor
porations organized undet the Jaws of
the United States or any state, terri
tory or district thereof only. Upon ap
pli.ation of a qualified purchaser, the
timber on any legal subdivision will be
offered separately before being includ
ed in any offer of a larger unit. T. 9 S.
R. 2 E.. Sec. 35: NE'4 NE'4, yellow
fir 250 M-, red fir 50 M.; NWVi NE4,
yellow fir 600 SI., red fir 800 M., hem
lwlf 1(1 M SWl. MRU. Vfillow fir1
700 M.,-red fir UoO M.j a&'A " W meeting as a means of learning the pro
yellow fir 350 M., red fir 450 M.; NE gram for the second year of war as well
NWVi, yellow fir 750 M., red fir 25Q a8 Eai inspiration, to carry on this
M., hemlock 10 M.j 8EV4 NW, yel- wo-k. . .
low fir 100 M., red fir izut a.; nb'4
f',4, veuow nr zuti m., rea Jir buu
M.; SE SW14, yellow fir 350 M
red fir 850 M.j NE4 SEVi, yellow fir
450 M., red fir 000 M.; NW 8Ey4,
yellow fir 500 M., red fir 600 M.j 8W
y, SEVi. vellow fir 50 M., red fir 1300
M.j 8E4 SEV4, red fir 1550 M., none
of the fir to be sold at less than $1.75
per M., and none of the hemlock to
be sold at less than $.50 per M.
Commissioner, General Land Office.
Willamette Valley News !
Stayton Items '
(Capital Journal Special Service)
Stayton, Or., April 25. Mrs. Lottie
Speelinau of Warreuton, is visiting at
the A. Hill home.
George Boedigheiiner eame down from j m food ron5erv,tron by Mrs. Kemp of
Camp Lewis to spend Sunday with hi portlalla. The good points brought out
wifca and other relatives. f, , , C . . .i?
Mr. and Mrs. Horace Lilly motored uih her thom 8h' tai &Vt thti ub"
Corvallis the first of the week, called j B,u:B thought. Miss Pottr and
by the illness of Mrs. Lilly's father.
J. K. Miller, who is employed by the
Mary's River Logging company, near
Philomath eame home to spend th,? week
end. He left Monday to work in a Hani
u, nd Lumber company camp near As
Mrs. R. E. Richardson is visiting at
t. 1. P. Crabtree home in Linn coun
ty. . Dan Doll is in Portland on business.
Miss Marv Rock was down from Miil
City for a few day's visit with home!
Thn dnniM o-iveil tiv tho Honor fiunril
Girls was a great success, the receipts
being $159.89. The dance was given in
the Trotter building which was elabor
ately decorated lor the occasion the na
tional eolors predominating, with lure
and there the flags of the allies. A
stirring feature of the affair was the
sinking of the Star Spangled Banner by
tho larjjv1 crowd, led by the Honor Guard
girls. The girls also helped in a finan
cial way by "selling chances," 14 pre
sents beiug disposed of in this ni&iiue
the best award was a fiue big turkey
which fell to Ed Tate, tho second U.-st
was a fiue fat hen, which was secured
by Max Hill. Mr. Hill gave the ncnl
uuck to inn; gins io ne usea si some
other patriotic benefit.
Mr. aud Mrs. Richard Henslcy have
received word from taeir sun, jaarttu
who is in the navy, that he is laid Up
at the uaval hospital in Rhode Island
with a broken leg, The accident occur
red wliiL-j on board ship, during a
storm at sea. .
Ed Blakely was here thn first of the
week for a visit with home folks. Ed
who is a pharmacist has boen employed
at racoma, but will join the colors on
the Mth, being one of the boys fur
nishaid by Lane county in the draft. Ho
was accompanied homo by Miss Gert
rudo Millet, a friend of the fumilv.
Carl Fryer and wife were hwre the
first of tho week from Junction City.
for a visit at th home of Mrs. Fryr'
parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. 11. Gaidnur.
The members of tho Odd Fellow aud
Rebekah lodges enjoyed a 5' o 'clock din
ner at the lodge rooms on Tuesday even
ing. Following 'the dinner games and
music were enjoyed.
J. r. Wilbur- ana wife accompanied
by a party of friends motored to Port-
laud htm day. J
Mrs. Horace Lilly has an elegant dis
play of hand painted China in the win
dow at tho LIHy Hardwuro store 'that
is attracting a great deal of ' attention
It is all th'j work of mm. Jmtfy.
Mrs. McCro and daughter, Miss
Garnet, motored over from Corvallis for
a few days visit at the Jos. Fisher
home. They were accompanied on tlneir
return by Miss Alta Matten who is
attending O. A. C. and who had bseu
visiting at the homo of her sister, Mrs
M. L. Crabtree.
The young people of Sublimity gavr;
a farewell party for Frank Rauschcr
oiw of the boys who is called from Mar
ion county April 26. The gathering wab
held at tho homo of his parents on Wed
nesday evening aud was largely attend
ed. An cnjoyablo time is reported.
Miss Zora Stowell is here from Sa
lem for a visit with her father.
Miss Lefa Hill is hero from Silverton
for a visit with lwr mother, Mrs. M. S.
It is reported that T. W. Creech has
sold his farm near Kingston to a party
from Astoria. Mr. Creech, who is a pliar
m.-H'ist has been anxious for some time
to dispose of his farm and offer his ser
vices to Uncle Sain. Mrs. Creech and
children, will probably mak,c their home
Miss Marguerite Ryan is visiting in
H. J, Mutchlcr was here the first of
the week from Warrenton, for a visit
with his family.
"We hv the rt poUlion in PelJumi
of UiKilinj thebatUnialocli. Let
u ram tit to you. Bur not th
chupeat, but tb bat Writt for
go war conference to be held in Port
land on May 22 and 23 under the aus
pices of-the state council of defense will
be messages from a dumber of men of
national reputation as war workers
Among these men are Thomas F.
Moran of the Speaking Division of th.
Committee of Public Information
George B. Chandler, representing the
Council of National IV-feiine, Dr. James
A. B. Scherer, chief traveling represen
tative of the Council of National De
fenso and Lieutenant Paul Pengorft of
the French Army..
In addition to these nvn, a number
of other prominent war workers will ad
dress the sectional meetings to be part jfr Timoteo; Carter, Mrs.; ('line, Mr.
of the great War Confercuce. charlie; Clark. Herbert (2); Dtrnick,
The- confeieiif! will be attended by j. b .Atty.; Dalzud, Mr. Wm. A.; l'aw
work'ra in every branch of war activity I son, Mrs.' T. O.j Kriekscn, Mr. Ernest;
Not only will connty chairmen of each. Frank, Mr. Paul; Gilbert, Mr. J"u'j
nt-tivitv' bp invited but everv individual rirlffin. Mr. A. W.; Helsell, Clara;
wnrltoi- n-411 hi- i-fniinufPf fn ttr.tii) thi
Included in the divisions of war ac
Four Militate -Men, women s division 01
, . ...
.National Council ol Peiens", uwgon
Military Police, Mayors and City Attor
neys of Oregon, tT. 8. Public Reserve.
tivitv tliat will be represented in thelton, Mr. A. K.; rnersm., "u
conference are Ked ('ross, Agriculture iMm. Marie; Rockwell, Mr. Oeor
Ex,.,isio,, service, United States Boys' Kom, Mis. hooU; Robinm A'ee
Working Kcerve, Federal Reserve Bank jIWbin.n. B. E.; rhissel, 1
Libertv Loan, War Savings .Stamp Con.- olds, iir -) e-le; See y Mrs. ft. Am
mittee Food Administration ol L.n J-hle-, AH";e; H'-brock, M IW
Wi JOURNAL WANT ADS
.. (Capital Journal Special Service.)
, Livesley, Or., April 25. The people
of Livesley, were -very much enter
tained last Saturday evening by a talk
aiiss rariter aiso gave interesting in
formation on this subjet.
Jf. P. Kugel had a fine hog killed by
an Oregvi Electric train.
Harry Tracy had the misfortune to
lose his best farm horse the first of
the week. , .
1 Mr Mary Jones has been on the'
sick list. .
Miss Minnie Moeller. of Salem,
visited st the home of Mi. and Mrs.
W. V. Johnson Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Carpenter
spent tai ween ena in rortiana, visit-
The G. T. Club,tf Liveslev, were en
tertained last Saturday1 by Mrs. T.
Holley, at her home . in Salem. A
dainty luncheon was Iserved, ejiers
were laid for fourteen guests. After
luncheon was served the usual contest
was held in which Mrs. Watson proved
to be thn winner of the prize, she hav
ing drawn the lucky No. 13.
Theo. Holley of Salem has leased and
planted to strawberries several acres
of the Ccrpenter Bros, ranch.
Mrs. Al ce Coolidge has had several
men and women at work the past week
hoeing ard enlarging her strawberry
A nujjiber of Salem girls are eamped
on the r. A. Livesley & Co.'s ranch,
for tho pi rpose of training hops..
Gates, Or., April 25. Mrs. B. Bnvicr
was a week end visitor in Gates.
Miss Grace Gaffney was in Gates a
few days this week.
Fred Hester and wife started for Cal
ifornia Monday, whera ho expects to
work this summer. - -
Miss Ethel Collins has been sick at
the home of her father, Ed Collins for
The Bed Cross entertainment at the
Gates hall Saturday night was well at
tended. They mado $85.00, which will
be used for Bed Cross work.
: Mrs. Grupo of Newberg ;s here pack
ing b,er goods to ship to her new home.
Mrs. Davies returned to her home in
Portland after a 4 montjs visit at. her
daughter's home in Gates.
Mr. aud Mrs. Fred Bruckman and son
were week end visitors at the home
of Mrs. Bruckman 's sister, Mis. Ran
dom - - .
Mr. and Mrs. Milo Shier are bore from
Scuttle, Wash., to look after their min
ing claim at the Black Eagle mines.
Mrs. Chas. Zum'wnlt of Kellogg, Iduho
is at her father's homo in Niagara for
a few days.
Everybody is busy getting their
ground ready for th.'ir guldens.
Prices Rule Righ In
Union Slock Yards
North Portland, April 23. Cattle re
ceipts toduy, iiUU, total for tho week,
700. Heceipts are not at au adequate
to the demand. Anything that looks like
a cow is getting" past at almost ridi
culous prices in somo cases. Cows that
sold at 8 cents ara selling hotter thau
10 cents today. Lute pales yesterday in
the better line indicate a H cents mar
ket for steers of quality. Ordinary steers
are selling up to 13 cents. Quotations
are: Good to choice steers i.i.uu(au4.tm;
medium to good steers $11.7312.75;
common to medium steers $10.25(a)11.25;
choice cows aud heifers $11.25(5)12.25;
common to good cows and heifers $7.25
(SI 0.75; caitners $4.256.25; bulls $0.25
10,75; calves $3.75(5)13.25; stackers
and feeders 70.00!0.00 per heart.
Hog receipts today, 400, total for the
week 1500. Hog Receipts are not keep
ing up with the demand in any better
way than the cattle receipts. Yesterday
the Portland market was the highest in
the entire country. Quality of hogs com
ing is viery good and the tons of tho
maiket today is firm. Quotations are:
Prima mixed $17.6517.80; medium
m;. 17.50(Sj17.65: rough heavies
$16.50(a16.65; pigs Ij.0016.0O; lmlk:
17 Tr.rtV) 1 7.85.
Sheep receipts lor tne ween u.
is not a great deal of dvmnad for prime
spring lambs, although some are bring
ing as high as t'M. Heavy lambs are
selling as high as $1S with tho supply
very light. Other sheep are steady. Quo
tations arc: Prime sprinj lambs, $20;
heavy lambs, $16.50(ai8.09; yearlings
$15.00 (fi 15.25; wethers , $1.13.0U;
"SHU a little time to buy Liberty
Bonds. ' '
. .. ., rn rni
Advertised April M,- ,
' Armstrong, Mia rWeth Jam,
ArmaataKC, Mrs. E.; Berley, Uo 1,
I'nrton. Mrs. A.; Brock, M. F.J Cadena,
Il,lnmnn. A.:Finlcy, Mrs. E. L.;
Ganc, Mrs. W. 0-; Kelley, Mrs M.
A- Lester, Mis Harah; Lewis, Mrs.
Fa We; Uk. Iordi Lan- "'j
. . ' m:. t.' ,i,.it Morse.
Charles; aiac, ' ' ' - ..
Aj'Nelnon, Mrs. Edgar P.j New-
rn r.ann W r .IfllllP
,"'" Williauis, Mise
' '-; - Allpn. u'Ulson,
Mr Chas.; Wright, Mrs. Eher.
r Vnt Cnntenr ItTIimiI Draeh.!
f 111 II il aj-n
Opium, Morphine nor
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Exact Copy of Wrapper.
More Than 4,000,000 Tons
Operated by Board An
other Million by Sept.
Washington, April 24. With moro than
4,000,000 dead weight tons of shipping
now operated by the United States
shipping board and more than another
1,000,000 launched, waiting for outfit
ting, Secretary of War Baker, General
Gocthals and ship officials wore to meet
today to map out 1919 and 1920 ship
building and general ocean transporta
An inventory lias been taken of all
tonnage available for troop and mer
More than 1,000,000 additional tons
of shipping will be delivered to the
shipping board between April 1 and
September. This does not incluilo ships
now building, but only thoso launched
and waiting to be fitted.
Officials hero say the inventory shows
America has begun to find the answer to
the shipping problem,.
The four million tons new in opera
tion includes ships taken over by tho
shipping board and also big amounts of
tonnage chartered, bought and requisi
tioned from neutral sources. Nearly 1,-
000,000 tons have been added in this
way in the last thirty dnys.
Japan has promised 514,000 tons of
shipping under charter and sale and de
livery of this will begin m April ami
continue until HentPmly.'r. In addition
approximately 300,000 tons of bottoms
now in tho water will be completed and
put in operation soon, These ships were
launched during the past month.
Are Best In Years
For the time of year, prune conditions
in the Liberty an 4 Hosedale districts
are tho best for many a yearccording
to several of tho larger fruit growers
of that section. The weather has been
ideal for pollcnization and with tho
the cron in that locality
is safo barring extreme and unusual
In thfl same section cherries are in
full blossom and loganberries making a
most satisfactory growth.
There has been a large increase of
prune acreage in this neighborhood,
many farmers putting in just a row
acres, while several largo tracts of fiO
acres each have boon piauteu mis year.
Increased acreage in loganburrles Is n,
fi..in)ile. mnliv farmers setting out about
the acreage they' could handle, consider
ing the lubor shortage
The labor problem is one of the Wg
the farmer in the rti& hill
district ns well as elsewhere. In fact,
several farmers have left their larms
and gone to the ship yards of Portland
where a man who is handy with tools is
sura of employment. .
But taking everything Into consider
ation, the red hills" district south of 8a-
Notice is hereby given that the un
dersigned has boen appointed execu
trix of the estate of R. H. Westacott,
deceased. All persons having elaitn
against the said estate are hereby no
tified to present tne sarnie, prupenjr
..o-.f-.Al in i4,A mnnnor nrnvided bv
law at the office of Donald W. Miles.
attorney for tho estato in tho city o'
Salem, Marion county, Oregon, within
niAntHu from the date of the first
publication of this notice. The fiist
publication ot tnis n uce is muuc ma
18th day of April, 1918.
Donald W. Miles, Executrix.
Attorney for executrix, 503 Balem
Uank of Commerce bldg. 5-ltJ
LCI . a, 1 tLTTXAT "VI IIlJTVe J
For Infants and Children.
Mothers Know That
THt NTAUR OflDMNt HEW TORK OITV
lem looks good at this time and crops are
i safe barring of eours'e most extreme
j weather conditions.
Portland is in. the millionaire class
again, sales of War Savings Stamps to
date being over that handsome figure
Notice is hereby given that the nn,
dersigued has been appointed execu
trix of the estate ol Henry D. St
Helen, deceased. All persons having
claims against said estato are hereby
notified to present the same, proper
ly verified in the manner provided by
law. at the office of Donald W. Miles,
attorney for tho estato, in the city of
Salem, Marion county, Oregon, wn
in six months from the dute of th
first publication of this notice. ,
1UQ Alia j,uwii.vi,Kvu iMm u"w
made this 2Xth day of March, 1918.
KLI5JABETH I. ST. HELEN,
Donald W. Miles, . Executri.
Attorney, 503 Salem Bank of Com
merce Bldg. 1 .
IK THE CIRCUIT COURT
Of thee State of Oregon, for the County
of Marlon, Department No. 2
A (I MnMillnn and Lizzie McMil
lan, his wife, plaintiffs,, vs Sarah A.
Lee and Theo. Lcc, her husband, anil
Adda B. Van Valksnburg, defendant
Tn tha iihnvn named defendants.
Sarah A. Lee and Theo. tee.
In the name of the state of Oregon,
vnn urn hflmbv notified to appear and
answer tho complaint filed against yog
in the above cntitico court; uuu tu
within six weeks from the date of the
t'iraf milili tuition of this summons, and
if you fail so to appear and answer
said complaint, planum win appiy in
the court for a docreo for the relief
.rciva,t tw lib thn comnlnint. antl for
ever quieting title to the following
described real promises:
Beginning at a point north 44 ae
grocs west 02 2-10 feet from tho north
east corner of tract of laud deeded by
F. McClaiuo and wife to Sarah A. Lee
and Theo.. Leo, her husband July
24th. 1800; thence north 44 dogreei
west vi.i teet; inence soma -m -grocs
west 200 feet; thence south 44
degrees east 62 2 foet; thonce nortk
40 degrees east 200 feet to place of be
You are notified that on the Z3r
day of February, 1918, George O
Bingham, judge of the above entitle
court, made an ordor in the city of
Salem, Marion county, Orefon, au
thorizing and directing this sumroone
to be served upon you by publication
thereof onco a week for six success
ive weeks in tho Daily Capital Jonra
al, a newspaper of general circulation,
published daily at Balem, Mario
.county, Oregon, the first publication
of said summons being mado -on the
2Sth day of February, iio, nu o
date of the last publication thereof
will be made, ana me same wui -..u
,.n dm ll.h ilnv of April, 1618,
are renuirod to appear and answer said
complaint on or oerore ino wi ,
of April, 1918.
One of the Attorneys for Plaintiff.
KXEGUTOR'S NOTICE TO
To all whom it may concern, yom
will please take notice that the un
a 1 nn Slinntr. linn been dulT
appointed as the executrix ol the last
will, testament anu esiaie wi
N. 8hant.2, deceased. All persons hay
ing claims against, said estate will pre
sent them to said Belle Hhnntz at 697
Market street, Salem, Oregon, withia
six months from the date of the first
publication of this notice.
Tho first publication of this notice
is in the Capital Journal, of Salem,
Oregon, and appears in the issue there
of dated the 28th day of March. 1818.
Executrix of tho Last Will, testa
ment and estate of James N. Shantr,