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For Electbrs of President and Vice-President of :the United States,
Vott for FIVE
13. V. Carter, or Jackson Cnunty
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M. J. MrcMhIioii, of Multnomah
14 McKlnlcy Mitchell, of Multnomah
15 Phlt Mctftcttan, ot Multnomah County. ..Tnft-Shermnn
10 John L. Rartd. ot Baker County.. Tart-Sherman
County.. Republican )
Wtl.MAM II. TAFT
JAMES S, SHERMAN
WILMAM II. TAPT
JAMES S. SHERMAN
17 Hugh .McLnln, of Coos County ucmocrnuc
18 Will M. Potorson, of Umatilla County. . . . Democratic
1 0 John M. Wall, of Washington County Democratic
20 ,, U. AtTVatson. of Multnomah, Conn to'. . . , .Democratic
2i P. C. Whltton. of Multnomah County Democratic
1T2 A. K. Eaton, ot Union Comity... prohibition
2.'l E. J. Evans, jbf Klamath Cottnty t ....... . Prohibition
24 lllram Gould, of Washington Comity Prohibition
Por Vice-President j
THOMAS It. MARSHALL
E. S. Hammond, of Marion County, , .Prohibition
26 Brnco Wolvorton. of Multnomah County. .Prohibition
EUQF.NU V. CHAPIN
AARON 8. WATKINS
First Congressional District Officers
Fop ItPiH-cwntaHw In Congress.
Voto for ONE
8 John W. Campbell, of Douglas County. . ..Progressive
W. O. llawley, of Marlon County Republican
W. S. Richards, of Linn County Socialist
R. G. Smith, of Josephine County Democratic
41 O. A. Stlllnian. of Marlon County Prohibition
Railroad Commissioner, FIft RMrtcL
Vote, for ONE
fil Thomas K. Campbell, of Lane County. . , .
62 Julius T. Vogot, of Marlon County Prohibition
For United States Senator lit OniRrevt
Vote for ONE
42 Jonathan Bourne, Jr.. of Multnomnh County.
.Popular Govornment Candidate
43 A, E." Clark, of Multnomah Countr Progressive
44 Harry Lane, ot Multnomah County Democratic
45 B. Lee Paget, ot Clackamas County Prohibition
40 B. F. Ramp, ot Marlon County Socialist
47 Ben Selling, of Multnomah County Republican
For Secretary of Stato - - Vote for ONE
48 B. Elmer Kennedy, of Multnomah County.. Progressive
49 Ben W. Olcott,' of Marlou Count)' ltepubllcan
60 F. P. Reddaway, of Marion Count)' Socialist
51 John B. Ryan, ot Multnomah County Democratic
52 O. V. White, of Linn County Prohibition
For Justice or the Supreme Court. Vote for OXE
53 O. J. Bright, of Wasco County Prohibition
54 Robert Eakln. of Union County .Tltepubllcan
65 R. Jf Slater, of UmatUla County Democratic
56 WTC. Weaver, ot Coos County. Socialist
For Oregon Dairy and Food Commissioner. Vote for OXE
57 C. W. Barxec. of Multnomah County ...Socialist
"68 J. A. Dnnbar. of Multnomah Coumy ....... Prohibition
A. 11. Lea. ot Multnomah County Democratic
"John b. Mickle, ot Washington County
Prostvutiujc Attorney, Firit District, JnrkMtn
ami Jovplilue count le.
Vote for OXE
- II. K. Manna, of Jackson County Republican
E. E. Kolly, of Jackson County ,. Democratic
65 J. A. Itomery, ot Jackson County
Joint lU'iHvsontntlve, Ninth District, JuckMtit
anil Douglas Counties. Vott for OXE
C. L. Rcnmes, of Jackson County... Democratic
A. W. Sllsby, of Jackson County.. ..Prohibition
C E. Whisler, of Jackson County .Republican
Vote for TWO
John Arnell, of Jackson Count)' Prohibition
G A.vMorse, ot Jackson County Prohibition
J. E. Barkdull, ot Jackson County Domocratlc
II. L. DeArmond, of Jackson County Domocratlc
J. H. Carkln, of Jackson County Republican
74 John A. Westerlund. of Jackson County. . . .Republican
G. R. Sutchwell, of Jackson County., Socialist
D. C. White, ot Jackson County.
For County Judge.
Vote for OXE
"WnV.H. Breeso, ot Jackeoh Count); .
Geo. W. Dunn, of Jackson County'. ..... ..Republican
P. L. TouVelle, of Jackson County. Democratic
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. i natat.'.at jut
For Electors of President and Vice-President of the United Stntos.
27 C. W. llanta, of Jackson County, ........ .Hoolullst
38 11. T. Butler, of Multnomah' County Socialist
2;t UeorKo ltbrltx, of Polk County..., HocIuIInI
30 P. I.owIh, of Lltm County,... .HorlullAt
O. Henry Oleeu. ot Columbia County. .... .Hoclnllst
KIU1NNH V. I1HIIH
KMIL HEIIIEI. ,
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A. 8. GoililoH, of Union County, ........ .ProKresslvo
33 L. II. Mc.Mnhnu, of Marlon County Pi-iigiesslvo
Lovl W. Myorw, of Multuolunh County.. , .ProKreiwIve
3R W. K. Newell, of Wnslilnitlfin County .... I
A. K. NVnro, of JncltHun Ctninty , .1
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Por P.resldonl ( . ,
. TIIEODOUE ROOHUVELT v.
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For County (ihiuilvdoner. (Four Vear Term) Vote for ONE
50 W, C. LeoVor. of JOckson Cohnly Repuhllrnu
51 (loo. Lyman, of Jackson County .Democratic
SI! Itttrvey Richardson, of Jackson County. ... .Socialist
S3 Harry II. Tuttlo or Jackson County Prohibition
tVunly CommlxMnner. (Tun War Term) Voto for TWO
SI W. C. Daley, of Juckson County Democratic.
S5 C.co, II. Millar, or Jackson County .Socialist
SC J. C. Smith, or Jackson County. Republican
S7 C. W. Sharp, ot Jackson County Prohibition
For County Clerk. : Vote Tor OXE
SS C. P. Bowmun, ot Jackson County. ....... .Socialist
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SD G. A. Gardner, of Jackson County.
. . '. Repuhlicnn-Prohlbltlou
90 W. II. Miller, or Jackson County Democratic
For County Sheriff. Vole for OXE
91 W. A. Jones, of Jackson County, , . Democratic
92 Aug. I). Slngler.of Jackson County. .... .Republican
9J P. E. W. Smith, or Jockion County Boclnllsl
94 S. B. Stoncr, or Jackson County Prohibition
County Recorder. Vote for OXE
95 E. W. Bralnerd. ot Jnckbou County Prohibition
9G Fred L. Colvlg, of Jackson County Republican
97 John Rcter, of Jackson Comity. .Socialist
9S Robert L. Taylor, of Juckson County. Dctnnoratlc
County School Superintendent. Vote for OXE
99' Amandus Butcher, of Jeckeou County, . ..Soelnllitt
100 J. Percy Wells, or Jackson County Republican
For County Treasurer,
Vote for ONI)
i o 1 Jus. M. Croneinlller, or Jacltnou Coiinto1. . . .UnhUMIrnii
102 John A. Hinltli, or Jackson Comity. MorlnlUl
103 1vIh Ulrlcb. or Jncltsoii County Demonntlc
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County AwNMir. Vote for ONE
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101 W.T. Grieve, of Jackson Comity Republican
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105 Murlln McDoiiflugh, of Jackson County. . . .Democrat jo
lOil E. J. Odell, of Jacktion County. , v . . Social 1st
t.'ounty Himoyui'. Vote for ONE
107 G. ElkHliat. of Jackson County Democratic.
10S T. W. OskooiI. or Jackson County Republican
For County Coroner. Vote for ONE
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109 D. E. Davis, or Jackson County Socialist
110 A. E, KeltoKR, ot Jackson Comity
1 1 1 W. W. Usshnr, of Jackson County Independent
For .In-tlce of the Pence. . Vote for ON'E
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112 II. A. Cnuaday. Democratic
11.1 G. O. Taylor..... ; .':.....'...'.'.. .'Republican
For IViiMnble. Vote for ONE
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111 Ktuikln Estes. . . .-, , Democratic
' ItB J. 'II. ' HellliiKer RepTibfirnij
PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION
Kauai suffrage amendment, externum; tho rlcht of suffratfo to
women. te KS or fr.
300. X Ves.
Referred to the People by Legislative Assembly
J'or conittltutlonal amendment of Ht-ctlon 8; Article V. for the nur
pone or creating the office of Lleutenant-aovernor who shall
kct ob Oovernftr Irt caul, or the Imibllltwaf the Opernor to per
form his dutlex. und also act as rrtftldent of the Senate, and
providing for Hie President pro tern of the Senate to act as Gov
ernor In case of tho Inability ot IkjUi Oie Governor nnd Lleiiten-nnt-Oovemor.
ond In case of the Innhlllty of the Governor. Lieu-tennnt-Governor
and President pro ti of the Senate, the
Speaker of the House to act uk Governor. Voto h& or NO.
For an amendment of Section 1. Article IX. of the Oregon Constl
tutlon. providing for a uniform rule of taxation, except on prop
erty specifically taxed, providing for til levy anil collection of
taxes for State purposes ond for county ond other municipal
purposes upon different classes of property, and for tho ascer
tainment, determination and application of on averanu rate of
levy und taxation on property taxed for State purposes, and for
apportioning mate taxes among the Bevei-al counties ns county
obligations by reaonalil und eoultalilt, rules. Vote lS or NO.
For un amendment of section Ti. Article 1. Oregon Constllut on, for
thu purpose of permitting .taxes to bo levied upon different
classes of proixirty at different rates, but. providing tliat tax
ation must ho uniform upon each separate class within the terri
torial limits of the authority levying th tux. and shall Ims lovlod
and collected for public purposes only, and the power of taxation
must never ho surrendered, suspended or contracted away.
Vot Yi:.S or NO.
For constitutional amendment to repeal all of Kecllonla of Article
IX. except that part prohibiting poll and head taxes In Oregon,
and Instead of tho portions repealed to add u provision prohib
iting the declaration of an emergency In uny act passed by the
Legislature regulating taxation und exemptions. Voto LH or NO.
J'or amendment of Kectlon J of Article XVIt of the Constitution
so as to require for tho adoption of any proposed constitutional
umendment u mujorlly vote of all the electors voting at such
election, Instead of a mujorlty of those voting on tho amendment
only. . Voto YKHor NO.
311. X No
For constitutional amendment of Section 3. Arllclo XI. of tho Con
stitution, making stockholders In banking corporations liable, to
pay for tho benefit of depositors au amount eoual to tho par
value of tho stock hold by uny stockholder In addition to having
originally paid the par value therefor. Vote YfcH or NO.
Referendum Ordered by Petition to the People
Ail act vesting the Jlallroad Commission 'with power nnd Jurisdic
tion to supervise und tegulate every public soivlco corporation
nnd utility In thn Statu of Oregon, ns lit Uio-udeituacy of tho ser
vice rendered und facilities provided. Urn fnlrness of rates, tolls
nnd charires to lu, inllnnl..ii ft-nm ,i.A .iui.fi.. ti...if..r ntul i,Imu
PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION
A hill for un Act to create out of thn eastern part of ClueUumus
County, a now county to ho called Cascade County, providing for
itu organisation, fixing tho salaries or Its officers, transcribing
and tiunsferrlng records, from thu old to the new county und
providing u modo of settling finances between tho two counties.
Voto YES or NO,
A bill for an Act creating' a single Hoard of Itegeuts for the Uni
versity of Oregon and thu State Agricultural College; creating
funds for their support by making an annual levy of six-tenths
of a tnlll on the dollar on all taxublo property within the stutn
and. repealing all other continuing annual appropriations for thu
tno fchools, unit Sections irsj to t293, Lord's Oregon Iiws. cre
ating the Board of Higher Curricula. . Voto YKrf or NO.
30. X Yes.
For the amending of Section 1. Article IV, of the Constitution or
tlm Ktate of Oregon so as to require a majority vote of all elect
ors voting, at any election to adopt constitutional amendment ami
P.1KS Initiative measures, and n majority vote only of electors
voting thereon to reject measures referred to the people.
Voto YDS or NO.
353. X No.
A bill for an Act authorizing any county In this Stale to Issne
bonds for tho construction of permanent roads, providing a mode
of procedure by which u special election may In; called within
the county to vote whether bonds shull ho Usucd and providing
ror the sale or riorum ami tut cxiemiiiuro or me money reanreu
veto yi: or w.
A bill for an Act prohibiting the employment of County. City or
Town convicts by uny priyuto firm, ix-rnon or corporation und
nrovldlmi fur their emnlovlnnnt on nubile highways and other
works of a public nature, und authorizing county courts to pro-
rcrlli rules und regulation In regard to such employment.
Vote Vi:s or NO.
U.IHs'. X Ye.
A hill for nu Ant entiling u Stutn Itoinl Hoard. uulhorUlna It to
Issue und sell Stale bonds, payabl.i In 30 eurs from diil.t of
Issue, for building public roads, not to exccd n.uoo.ouo per year,
creating the orflce of Htiito lllghuuy Commissioner, fixing the
salary nl fsr.00 w-r annum, providing for the cxiend!ture or the
funds rnls.id In the building of public roods, nnd after ten years
creating n sinking fund for the Imynnnt of the principal and
Interest of said bonds. Vole YDS or NO.
310. X Yes.
therefrom In actual road construction.
a-n X No.
A bill for an Act to create a Slate Highway Department, authoris
ing tho Governor to appoint a State Highway Hnglneer at .an
annual salary of I3C00; providing his duties and making an
annual appropriation of not to exceed 115,000 for the mainten
ance of the department. Including tho salary of tho engineer und
his assistants. Voto YHS or NO.
A bill to put Chapter SCC, Laws of 1911, Inlo effect December 1,
1915, Instead of January 1, 191ft, which chapter creates Statu
1'rintlng Hoard consisting of Governor, Secretary of State and
Slate Treasurer, fixes salary of Stato Printer ut 11000.00, Sec-
reiury or ine tioaru at fzouu.uu, wmi no oilier cnmpenfniionN,
olions therefor, authorizing printing department to do binding,
ruling, etc., and u-oulrcs printer to contract In name of State
for nil printing employes. Secretary of Hoard o prescribe style,
manner and materluls used. Voto YKH or NO,
3 59, No. .
A bill for an Act creating the offlco of Hotel Inspector, prescribing
his duties, appropriating $7000 per uuniim for salary und travel
ing expenses of the Inspectors, defining hotels and providing for
their Inspection and regulation. Voto YliH or NO,
A bill for an Act making eight hours a day's labor In till cases
where labor for the State, county, school district, municipality
or other subdivisions of the Stato uro Interested, either directly
or through any contractors or agents, und providing that con
tractors shall give a. bond, providing among other tilings, that
rip person shall be employed on such public woik more than eight
hour In uny one day, and that no liens or claims shull bit filed
against tho building or other structure. ' Voto VJIH or NO,
A bill for An Act to protect purchasers of stocks ami bonds and Pro.
vidlng for the regulation ami supervision of corporations selling
.or negotiating for the sale of corporate stocks and securities,
and requiring Statu llcensu prior to any sules; or negotiations
theicfor; establishing a sepurato corporation department, fixing
tho unnual salary-rif the commissioner thereof at JHOOri dud re
stricting thv expenses of thn department. Vote YKS or NO.
A hill for au Act prohibiting the employment of convicts of the
Slut,, I,niit.inf tin v tiir mil' .i.l.'fi.i iii.riiiiii fn .... ..... ...... I .....
. rillil iilirliorlKlfit? flii'lr un,. in iifililln lili.ti.ir.u., il..i u.n.A 1....11'
tulionii on the reqi
toe mate instiiuiii
iy by uny pilvalu person, firm or corporation.
their uso on public lilgluvayii itnd Htuto lustl-
equest of th County Court or Supertnlemlftnt of
itlon desiring to employ them. Vote TUB or NO.
lor amendment of Section 7, Article XI. of the Oregon Constitu
tion prohibiting the Slate from Increasing lis Indebtedness for
roud building In excess of two per cent of the luxulil" pron'-riy
of the Slnte. Vole YDS or NO.
313. X No.
A hill for an Act nuthnrlxlng the resltectlve counties of the Slate
of Oregon to Issue SU.yeur bonds for building rends ttllldn the
county, providing u method for extending the money In actual
road construction and for calling und holding county elections
to vote upon question of Issuing bonds and ullthorlxlng county
courts to levy taxes to pay principal ami Interest on bonds us
they may mature. Vote YKS or Nt).
sir yo. "
34 B X No
For amendment or Section 10, Article XI, of the t'nuslHutlon of
Oregon, prohibiting counties from voting uny Indebtedness for
rouds in excess of two per cent of assessed valuation of nil
properly In the. county Voto YiJH or NO.
347. X No
an Act providing for tho consolidation of contiguous In-
uiiriHiruii'u i-iiien ami iittvos, .efi'iizinfr cousniiuiitions nereiorore
attempted and providing a method for the creation and organ
Iwitlou of new count lew, Volu YDS or NO.
V bill fur
X?ft a lllontlmnn t Anllnlll TV i II... r .......... S....t Is.. I I I... I
I mi ann uiininn ' f HUH rt "t lilt' 1'M'KUII V Minil 111 lll vy II1IHT1
.un mii'h'iii u nrutivii i. ..... iiik (ur iiiti iiiAuiiuu ill iiirumrn iri.ru
whutever source or sources derived,
Voto YKH or NO.
I for an Act amending subdivision 8 of Section 3 5 fit of Lord's
regon Laws so as to exempt froiq luxation till household fund-
uinv Huiucsiiu iixiiires, nuuseiiuiu gooos umi ctieciN aciuuiiy in
uso tit uomes mm dwellings, nnu nil wearing nppatel, watches,
Jeivtlry ami shnllar personal effects actually In use.
Vole YifH or NO.
A bill for un Act to (xcmpt from taxation nil debts of every kind,
whether on contract, note, mortgage, bond or" otherwise, either
wllliln or without this State; public slocks und seourllles, bomlN,
wnrrunts and moneys due fiom this Slnte, .or any cduuly.iir
other municipal subdivision; slocks und shares In Incoiinuail'd
or unincorporated companies, except bank stocks, Hint ten and
bunking capital Volu YDS or NO.
A hill for ah Act revising the Inlierllaucii lax laws, umppg other
chunges, riel.isrtirylng rnteH slightly iuuteuslug same, placing
ndmlnlslratlvo matters mlatlvo thereto with tlm State Tax Com.
mission, hut Jeuvlng collecllous to Im mudn by the State Tietis.
urcr. ' Vole Y);s or NO.
r' A bill for an Act fl-'-g (In, porcmituge that freight ratts on less
lliun cut iiuifi "' shull bear to carloads umi to eslubllHh mini
mum iv "it, ami maxlniuni freights umi piovlillntr , penalties
for v'o!.nloiiH of the Act. VOin YDH or NO.
For amendment of HWjilmi 10 or Arllel.. XI of the Constitution of
the Slate nf Oregon emtiowerlng the roiirt of any county to
Issue nnd cell bends or other securities to build und nislnlitlu
roads within the county when nulhnrlxe.l by n majority of the
voters of the county, nnd empowering the count) court to pre
senttlix qilenbm nt uny general cleetlou, or to eallii ieelul elee.
Hon for such purbbses and reiieullug nit ctmstitutlunul umend
uieuls und nets In conflict with the proiHrii amendment, In.
eluding those submitted lit I he people al ihlH election,
Vote YDS or NO.
360 X Yes.
For ubiembuent of Article IV of the Cousttlulleu of Oregon ubnl
Ishlng the State Hetmlb, providing lion., but rrglsiered voters
be counted mi Initiative, or referendum petitions, Increasing
Sinto and .municipal referendum powers; lions. irf Hepr.v.euln
lives to consist of ilu elective members, nnd th Governor ami
unsuccessful purly candidate for Governor to be cx-nrflclo mem
Iters, tlnvernor to Int reduce mi nppruprlntioi) bills, IrRlslaturn
lint to increase the iimottnls thereof, four years terms, annual
p.-mnnin, .iMijM.ri.ui.iii eirciion or iiieinners. proxy system or vot-
bllls, ami those Introduced after 20 iIk to go o thn next
session, control ami revocation or franchise.
Vole YDS or NO,
lor amendment of Section 2, Article IX, of the Constitution of Or
egon providing for specific graduated tuxes. In addition to other
tuxes, upon all fmnchlscs umi rights or way, binds and other
natural resources in excess of flu.oun under one-ownership utid
assessing witter power.i In thn coiyitlett where slumps exempt,
lug from taxation all personal 1irnMrty "f every kind, and 'In.
provements on, In und iiiider land, vxcept a county may enact u
county law to tax tho haute. Vole YDS or Nt"
A bin fqr an Act lo ubullsh Crtpllul Punishment In the Hint,, of
"'''K""- Vole Yl'J4 or No.
A Mil for an Act prohibiting bni'C'illlhg or nickeling any Industry,
workshop, store, place or husfncM or foolery or uny lawful Iiiin'
ness or enterprise mid prohibiting enticing, persuading or il
templing lo persuade or induce any imtsoii workl ig II "reli from
continuing such employment und providing a penallv for viola'
tions of tin. Ant. Vole Vl'.S or NO,
A bill for un Act prohlblilng the unn of the public streets, parks
and public. grouiuM In any city or town of iv population of oOoti
T, lv' "r I'Oldlng meetings for nubile discussion or sm,,ch.
making punmses without a written permit from thn mayor
tl",ri'of' Von. YIJS or No.
371 X No
Referendum Ordered by Petition to the Peotale
A I AM nrfheihrlsiliiK IfT. h(r - i...n.ti ... . 1 . .'.' ' ' ' ,r " -
An Afct aithroprlailng 1176,000 for building umi ctiulnnln an admin
strui on i mil hi ng nnu extending heating iilnnt to tl , Httnift f
the University of Oreuou. ami nim. i.i.i.i ..,.1,. ti..., .1.!.",!:'.,'"
sum. of mMMM for'lhe pureh.lHe of'nd on T i ., I .V.
... ,....,.i... iy. ...I iiuiiiiiinii in iiuuinnnui ami, cqitln.
ment and aiuwiiatliHi niiildng icpnirs, additions aid In tin"'.
v;;!!iVy,-nf',f,r.i,:n.corr'H,t,,,,,,,'"L, y ktyjuns?
An Ael apprpprtallng $176,000 for tlm construction, cqulnment nnd
furnishing a moiiern flieproor llbtury umi mum nl II ling, ,"
'" 't',sili"!L0i,.,"f.,lA0 '"'""eg I'laut to the sanus for usi t
the UnlVeisliy of Oregon, yiilu YES or No,
PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION
for (In Act to appoint tip. treasurer of .liinltsnn cninllv iiimi
other electors, iirflcAs and Ilirchl.Vrs. Mi esiaii IsliS? NnflS
,ii...w,i... .- ". ..in i.i.w.1 v,i.uiuy, itrimu , ami lo nm ..i.i.n
such liaiK to issue .liicksim County, twenly.f ve.ycar. I on. teri
nl.bearlng mmis in the amoma of l,f()ii,ieavgo, nd to d. ..sit
tlm saine with the Nut oimi Tieasury i)enir nun t VaHiVl,u
""!i Vlk"!!.". ,u, H r"-'"'' bunk IoIhhuu c i "re ey, N I
redeemable Under Dyeiity ycurs, Vo(o VlCS or No,
33C. X Yes.
' 3S8, X Yes.
370. ' ' YeS.
.177.. , N','