PAGE THREE STRANGE HAPPOJINGS THE DAILY CAPITAL JOURNAL, SALEM, OREGON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 1918. I I Burn Town Was Getting Ready To VoteOnWetAadDryAnd Moriss Were 10 Cents. V Coke For a Clean City and a Clean Home -Which appeals to youa clean,-smokeless . healthy home, or dust, smoke and soot? . Genuine Gas Coke, being almost wholly car bon, is smokeless and will not soil your walls, draperies or linens. - - Genuine Gas Coke not only costs less than coal, but it is light, easy to handle, and gives a steady, dependable heat. .Burned right no fuel is so satisfactory as Coke. Our experts will gladly tell you how to use it properly. Telephone 85. Price $7.50 per Ton ON TWO-TON ORDERS , 1 Five years is not so long poriod in the life of a city unless it is meas ured by events. For instance, in the Capital Journal dated October 24, 1913, there appears a half page paid advertisement with the caption: "An appeal for a dry balein by the business and professional men's campaign eommittte." In favor of a dry Salem thero is the following argu ments offered in the advertisement: "The liquor business must be out lawed sometime. Why not begin now! The only reason it "has not been out lawed in Salem long ago is because the saloon kocpers are willing to paj al most any price for the privilege of car rying it on under the protection of the law. Salem is now receiving $13,000 annually license money1 from hor sa loons. This is a paltry sum not to be compared to the valuo of one of bur Former Dallas Boy Receives Commission (Capital Journal1 Special Service.) Dallas, Oct. 26. Elmer Btraycr, a former Dallas boy, who has been living in Portland for the last couple of years has been commissioned a first lieuten ant in the engineer eorps of the army and has been ordered to report at Fort Douglas, Utah, for training. Mrs. Mrayer. who before her marriage was Miss Vera Cosper, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Cosper, will make her home with hor parents in this city during the absence of her husband. Mr. and Mrs. Cospor wero in Portland the first of the week helping the Strayers pack their household goods for shipment to this city. . Dallas Soldier Hurt In France. Corporal Uda Burk, son of Mr. and Mrs, Sam Burk, of Airlie, was injured recently in franco while instructing in grenade throwing in a school up close to the firing lines. Corporal Burk was a member of Company L of this city and since that organization arrived in iTuuce ne nas oeen an instructor in a grenado school. The premature explo sion of tho grenade caused him serious injury but will not incapacitate him from further service with the army. Small Boy Hurt While Plowing. Clem Swenson. the six-year-old son f loved ones, many of whom are annually 01 Mr' ana mra- .JN- ewenson, resid ing auyut iwy Mines east ot mis city, PORTLAND RAILWAY LIGHT & POWER CO Phone 85 237 N.Liberty St t Ham Ic A Whereby Draftees " Can Learn To Shoot ' ,By Peter P. Carney . (Writer of Interesting Topics) . Score one for Atlantic City. It, is the first town in the country to Jnnnh it. ri.n.Ffuna fhn w.riimnnta V handling a shotgun, one of the most ef fective weapons yet brought into play against the Huns? actually in advance of their being called to the colors. This is the result of a patriotic of fer by the proprietors of the trap-shooting school on tho Million Dollar Pier The . owners offered to provide free the cos of guns, targets, shells and in structors for ten draftees weekly, the students to bo designated by the draft boards. " Mayor Harry Bacharach promptly ac cepted the proposition. In doing so ho made inquiry as to the cost of providing for the training of 50 draftees weekly because of the great importance which Provost Marshal Crowder is attaching to markmanship in the preliminary pre paration of draftets. The lately-become-21 year old young men will go to the Atlantic City traps tfirst. The Atlantic Citv idea will more than likely be taken up by trapshodting or-1 gamzahons throughout the country The Willington Del., Trapshooting as" eociation has offered the use of its equipment to the draft boards of Dela ware for the drafterg of the Diamond State and will provida-instructors also. 1BAKEF5 I 1 is a delicious and whole some drink of great food valueand absolute purity. V Chocolate and cocoa add flavor and energy giving material to a diet ana tneir use will help in many way in the preparation of palat able, nourishing dishes from those foods of which there is an abundance." Boakkt of CAoe Recipe ' . 5n Am, WALTER BAKER & CO. UmiUd DORCHESTER . " MASS. EstabUalMd 1780 With the ball rolling wo may expect to hear of other clubs falling in line and making every effort to instruct the druftces in tho art of shooting. There is no time like the present -to prepare. ANGLO-FRENCH (Continued from page one) outskirts of the village northwestward for about a mile and a quarter. . i ...' ' ; Drive Germans Northward Paris, Oct. 26. The allies are driv ing- the Austro-Germans northward on the whole 4o mile front between Far achin and Kralievo, the war office an nounced today. Along the Danube an enemy monitor has been damaged by French artillery. French patrols inflicted casualties on the enemy detachments. . "Along the Danube our artillery fire damaged an enemy monitor," the communique said. , "French patrols inflicted casualties on German detachments and took some prisoners. ' ' On the Serbian front, from Parach in to Kralievo, we pursued the enemy, taking 200 prisoners. The enemy is falling back northward." Ales Will Not Consider Austria-Hcngaria At All By Raymond Clapper. (United Press Staff Correspondent.) Washington, Oct. 25. President Wil son and alliod gtatosmtn have virtually washed their' hands of Austria, accord ing to diplomatic views hero today. At the Swedish legation r.6 word had been received this morning of another Aus trian note to Prosident Wilson, but of ficials thought that one might arrive during the day, if press leportg are eor rcct. Austria, according to unofficial- ad vices here, does not into.id to Jeul with Czecho Slovak arid Jugo-Slav leaders in America, as President Wilson has told her bhe must do. Instead, evidently Austria intends to deal with the Czecho-Slovakj in Austria so as to bribe them into acceptance of her autonomy proposition. "Her game will be to put hand-picked Czechs and Slavs in power and bargain with them to keep her power over them as at pres et, diplomats say. Comic Opera Warrior Wants To Eat 'Em Alive New York, Oet, - 25. Colonel Roose velt is out in the open today itf oppo sition to President Wilson's fourteen peace points, and his correspondence with Germany. In telegrams to Sena tors Lodge, Johnson ' and Poiudexter, Roosevelt said he hoped the ' Br.iate would declare against adoption of the fourteen points, 'in their entirety" as a basig of satisfactory peace. Roosevelt declared for the uncon ditional surrender of Germany and said he hoped the senate would take action in favor of an unconditional surrender peace and against a negotiated peace. "Let lis dictate peace by the ham mering of guns, and not chat about peace to the accompaniment it a click ing of a typewriter," the colonel said. He asserted the language of the fourteen points was not clear, that some of the points might form the basis of the unconditional surrender of th United States; that Wilson's termg are satisfactory to Germany and to pro Germans and pacifists; and that many of the president's points are 'thorough ly mischievous." started down the road to ruin every year." , Among the men on the campaign com mittee who signed the appeal were E. T. Barnes, W. T. Bigdon, John Fayne, C. M. Kobcrts, Dr. G. V. Ellis, Dr B. L. Steeves,.Dr. H. C. Epley and Dr. E. E. Fisher. The appeal seemed to have the right effect as on the election two wocks la'ter the city went dry with a majority of 484. l nose were the days of long ago when it cost but ten cents t0 go to the movies. In the issue of te Capital Jour nal dated October 25, 1913, The Globe was advertising a last chance o eco 'The Girl and The .Tiger.'- at Te Lib erty the offering was Master Hall, the wonderful boy soprano. Also a movie tw0 reel about "The Homespun." The Wexford was offering a fine two reel movie of "Why Girls Leave Home." The Bligh theatro offered three refined vaudeville acts. One of tae advertisements run in the issue of October 25, 1913, by the.Salom Brewory Association presented its ai gument with the headline' " Why drink waver wueu you can get ntuom oe;eri" In the issue of the Capital Journal dated October 29, 1913, just a few days was quite badly injured this week while plowing with a four-horse team. The boy stumbled and fell against one of the discs on the plow which threw him down and injured lnm quite badly. Dallas Business Houses Close Early. Upon advice from the State Council of National Dofonso the business houses of this city will hereafter close promptly at 0 o'clock in the ovening of tne weeK ana at 8 o'clock on Satur day nights. Instead of opening at early hours as heretofore the houses will not open until 7:30 o'clock. av to There never was a time when it was so necessary to economize as the pre sent. The tire user by exercising a littUe care can guard against the need of new tires. The average tire if taken at the right time can be HALF SOLED at about half the price of a new tire and the user will be guaranteed 3500 miles. We have placed over 350. in the past 60 days. The HALF SOLE is not a TREAD, it is an entire cover. Let us inspect your tires and we will help you SAVE and SAVE for More Necessary Pur poses. - Phone 66 Phone 66 219 North Commercial Street United States and Pennsylvania Vacuum Cup Tires I Mr. and Mrs. Harry Butz and Mr. and Mrs. Grover McDonald wore Me- Mmnville visitors this week. Mrs. . Bolnnd . Holman and little daughter aro guests this week at the homo of Mrs. Holman 's caronts. Mr, and Mrs. James Boydston, in the west ern part of tho city. " Mri land Mrs. Clarence Kraber and family have returnod to Dallas to make their future home. The Krabors have boon living in Portland for the past year. week for a short visit with relatives and friends. Mr. and Mrs. Dave Crider and daugh ters were Portland business visitor, the first" of the week. Bert Teats, principal of the city schools of Newport, is a guest at the home of his parents, Mr and Mrs., A. W. Teats, owing to the closing of the schools of that city by the epidemic of Spanish-Flu. J. A. Baxter, a prominent farmer of the Salt Creek community, was a Dal las business visitor this week. G. M. Opsund motored to Portland Wednesday. Miss Marie Quail was homo from Portland Tuesday visiting her sister, Miss Myrtle. Silverton schools, churches and the atro were closed Wednesday morn ing on account of the influenza. So far there has been but one family here stricken with the epidemic a family by the name of Evans living on South Water street. Every nicmbef of the family is reported sick. "'Mrs. Geo. Taylor, of Hubbard, visited in Silverton this week. Mrs. Lewis Johnson lias returned to Portland, aftor a visit with, Silverton friends. Thora E. Smith, of Portland, and mother, Mrs. Pcdorsen, of Pasadena, Oal., visited tho Inter's sister, Mrs. Lar son, this week. Homer Calking returned this weok bofore the election which was to decido from an extended visit at the home of wot or dry for Salem, there appeared a Ms sistor, Mrs. Hornshoo, at MedforU t.-.lit .1 a: - L ! ami. pagu atiYeruaumcni, lnscric tho Salem Welfare Loague which fa vored Bnloons, as follows: "The Sa loon Its placo in the social economy. Na adequate substitute for it. "-And that was only five years ago. , Tho markets have changed wondei fully during the past five years.. In the Capital Journal issue of ... October 30, 1913, wheat is quoted at 77 cents a bushel. It is now $2.25. Patent flour then watf- quoted in the Portland mar ket wholesale .at $4.70 a .barrel. To day flour costg in Salem from $12 to $13 a barrel. , , Oregon creamery butter was then quoted at 30 cents a pound wholesale. Today it is 66 cents with a retail price of 72 cents.' Dealers wore p,ving 38 cents for eggs in Salem five years ago whilo today the price ia 55 cents. Tho market price on potatoes five yoars ago was from 75 cents to $1.00 per hundred. Today it is just $2.00 a hundred. J In tho issue of November 1, 1913, Max Burcn and William Steusloff in sert an advertisement stating they are not candidates for councilmen in the socond ward at tho coming election On the samo day is the new8 item that "John J. Eoberts, the woll known bus iness man now conducting tho 'Tog gery' had tho misfortune to receive a broken wrist while attempting to crank his automobile." In the same issue Chas. n. Hinges, jeweler and optician, announces that he is positively going out of business. "The Chocolate Sol dier" ig billed at the opera house for the evening of November 3, 1913. THE MEN JNCLASS A-l " A sound, healthy man is never a back number. A man can be as vigorous and ablo at seventy as at twenty. Con dition, not years, puts you in the dis card. A system weakened by overwork and careless living brings old age prematurely,-The bodily functions are im paired and unpleasant symptoms ap pear. The weak spot is .generally the kidneys. Keep them clean and in prop er working condition and you-will gen erally find yourself in Class Al. Take GOLD MEDAL Haarlem Oil Capsules periodically and your system will al ways be in working order. Your spirits will be enlivened, .your muscles sup- plo, your mind active, and your body capable of hard work, Don't wait until you have been re jected. Commence to be a first class man now. Go to your druggist at once. Get a trial box of GOLD MEDAL Haar lem Oil Capsules.. They are made of the pure, original, imported Haarlem Oil the kind your great-grandfather used. Two capsules each day will keep you toned np and feeling fine. Money refunded if they do not help you. Re member to ask for 0:e imported GOLD MEDAL Brand. In three sizes, sealed packages. Commission Refuses To Give Up Authority i Announcement was made yesterday by mcmberg-of the Oregon Public Service commission that the commission would not concede that all authority over the legnlation of the telephone rates in this slate had been taken over by the post master general when the government took over control of telephone and tele graph lines. This announcement wag prompted by a newspaper article from Olympia stat inb that the Washington commitsion Mr. and Mrs. G. Harder and dauuh fer, Nettie, left this week for Kansas where thoy will visit with relatives during- the coming winter. . Mrs. Ralph Bennett has returned to her home in Tillamook after a 1 short visit at the home of Mrs. A. W, Ben nett and family on Mijltrecf, . ' Mrs. George T. Gorlinger and chil dren of Portland are in the city this would refer all tolephono rate matters to the postmaster general. It rs contended by tho Oregon com mission that tho act under which tho governor took over tho control of the tolepono and telegraph lines expressly state commissions should be recognized. This provision ig quoted as follows: 4 That nothing in this .act shall - be construed to amend, repoal, impair, o. affect existing laws or power, of - the several states in relation to taxation or the lawful polico regulation of the scv- eiui states, except wherein 'sucIi'Iuwb, powers or regulations may atfeet file transmission of government Communi cations, or tho issue of the etoci.i, ni:d bonds by such system or ysteui.. " SILVERTON NEWS (Capital Journal Special Service.) Silverton, Oct, " 26. Juliu3 C. Wolf was in Portland and Salem Wodnesday, Julius Stark went to Salem thig wook to take his' examination before the lo cal board. Mark- Paulson, a Silverton attorney, has joinod the service this week. Mr. and Mrs. Bon Bittler are the proud parents of a baby girl born Thursday. , .. . .' ' E. E. Kirkpatrick, of Chicago, visited at the home of his sister, Mrs. F. M. Peyton, this week. F. M. Morley, a local hop buyer' and real estate man, wag married Wednes day at Salem to Miss Mabel Amindsoii, of thia city. They are spending & few days in Portland. - - ' Miss' Bess Cowden spent the week visiting in Portland. John Karstettor and wife; of Port land, have been visiting Mr. Karntet ter's parcuts here. ; ' Miss Louise Adams, who has, been visiting hor sister, Mrs. Charles Rey nolds, ;at Portland, returned to Silver ton thig week. -- - Miss Anna Sebo wag a Portland vis itor the first of the week. Rev.', and Mrs. J. C. Roseland went to Woodburn last Sunday, . where Mr. Rascland conducted services. Mig Sylvia Johnson, of Portland spent a few days visiting her grand mother, Mrs. Jacob Iverson. ';: ;. Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Preston and, Mr. Bennett attended the funeral of Miss Rachel. Angel at North Santrain, :W pliliiil 111' ARMOR FOR THE PROTECTION OF SOLDIERS. Hero is the latest thing for the protection of soldiers, the bullet proof vest. It will stop any bullet either from revolver or shrapnel and is bnyonet and grenade proof. It weighs 4'i pounds and is made of gov eminent non-mugiiutie material and proved by official test to completely resist shrapnel at 1200 feet velocity per socond and therefore s absolutely nroof against shrapnel, splinters and stand- G. ,B. Bentson, George Hubbs and ard ballots fired at any range' from any make of revolver or pistol. 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