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THE ST. JOHNS REVIEW
DY A. W. MARKLE
Published Evory Frldny
At 117 West Ilurllngton Street.
Tint ItttVUtw Is entered nt post office
In Snlnt Johns, Oregon, B9 mull umtter
of the second clftM under the Act ol Con
gress of March 3, 1879,
Offlclll Ntwipiper of the Oltr of Bt. lehni.
Subiorlptlon price $1,00 par year.
Mayor A. A. Muck, four coun
cilmen, city recorder, city engi
neer and ye editor made a close
i .: r 11.- !.... 1.:.. .,.
inspection in uiu vmioua niuua
of hard surface streets in Port
land and vicinitv on Wednesday.
The entire day was devoted to
the cause, and as a result they
have familiarized themselves
with the kinds that should prove
the best for St. Johns, and are
now in a position to act intelli
gently when hard suriace im
provement is petitioned for in
St. Johns. It was a lesson in
hard surfacing that should prove
valuable. About 75 miles were
covered on the trip.
Strickland 'Gillilan at the High
School auditorium last evening
concluded the Lyceum course for
the season, and like in so many
other matters, the best was re
served until the last. Mr. Gilli
lan proved himself an entertain
er or the verv hiirhost class. A
sparkling (low of wit, droll hu
mor, bits ol pathos, homely
truths and rare gems of wisdom
kept the largo ntidicnco in a
merry mood throughout the two
hours devoted to entertaining
the and tors. No one could help
but be benefited by listening to
Mr. Gillilan. He brought his
truths home in a manner that
could not help but cause one to
rolled, although his gems were
immediately followed by ludi
crous remarks. His enunciation
was clear and distinct, and his
comical attitudes caused much
merrimont. Tho world is surely
bettor and brighter by reason of
such mun as Mr. Gillilan having
lived in it and devoting their
lime and rare talents in spread
ing more sunshine among the hi'
80 acres laud located A mile
from Stephens, -t miles from Oak
land and cIohji to Sutherlin.
Douglas Co., Oregon, all clear of
encumbrances. We want to
trade this 80 acr is for a house
find fot,in Si. JhiiH(or will inula
for your omilly or take vacant
lots. This laud is too far away
for us to handle, and some one
can get a lirst class trade from us
vfi0xl00 lot with street improve
monU in, located 2 short blocks
from car line. All goes for 110,
20 down and balance $7,0(1 per
month with 7 per cunt monthly.
Wo hnvo a lot :i:ix!20 right in
the cuntor of the map of St.
Johns with u nice comfortable
!1 room olectrlc lighted tout house
now and nice, chicken yard and
small chicken house, nice lawn
and rosea., conk stove and mat'
ting. All goes for $T25 half cash,
lml, $10 per month with 7 per
cunt interest. This is sure a good
Wo hnvo all kinds of property
for salo at tho right prices! and
terms, all kinds of trados,
Gome in and talk mallors over
MoKlNNHY ii. DAVIS.
No. fi To Androw If orr In tut.
pair and remodel building on
1 vnnhoo street between rhlltulol-
phia street and Leavitl; cost
Nn. 1 'IV (V RMiti'mmi In uriuil
a dwelling on Polk troot between
bunoca and i'eiwondun;eot JfJiUU.
Northern IMclllc Railway
CiNlvMwl January ;, 4
LKAVIKU T. JOHN
gmttk 'top uu lUg
IH VWH UHMII VH HMiN Milk '
I VI IVBCf MMIUtl
i via KiMlk IW.V
NtMlh Ceart Uwu
in) p i
Ml t m
will CttV KWaa lit I'UMet ikMuU
T hi CH lltMuk Nurth baaL
Ita.tMii KtmavU IHitfet auu4
ltalfiH lUwrat via North Haul
Ma. Klf l(ixw via North Haul
I'ugtl buh4 I.muIMu. 4 uu m., clia
aud Seutk Hawl IkaHclMt.
AKKIVIKO AT T. JOHNS
North CmU Limited via North Hank
Nwtli Cojatt I. United via I'uart aeuud
No. Pacta Klr via Nulla liaaW
I'aafie Hapieaa via Km tb MaaL - -
I'ufl'ic ltapoaa via Pa Kouud - - -WcwtctH
l(xlcaa via Kutth Haul. -
Ma. Klwr IliprcM vU North Haul
Mo. lt lUjacas via Huge I houud
I'qiUhihI, l'acuwu & kcallw KaprtM - -
(row (H)W(ih, houlk Head aud Utav
I'ugtl titwaiul l.ltultrd
Yacull I'aiaciigci - - . . - . - -i)
This is the season of tho year
when mothor feel very much
concerned over tho froqiiQiit colds
contracted by thoir children,
and have abundant reason for it,
as every cold woakons tho hours.
lowers tho vitality and paves tho
way for tho morosonous diseases
that so olten lollow. (Jhamhor
Iain's Cough Uomedy is famous
for its cures, and is ploasant and
safe to take. Vov salo by all
He Banked in Trunk; Now is Out $8,000
DliTROIT Joseph Jnrinljeck, n former who hnd moved to the city, whs
stlt1i.oi In. I lilitlil .if n frlltib nrmiftf tllllf, M Vflh ill mall ftlltl fl lifllllf Imnlf. allow.
itifr dcKMits ol n thoiisnnd itoltnrs. After several hours senrch the jwllcc found
me iriinic nun yziu oi mc money,
flic recovered money wis tied In the sleeve of n woman's wnlst nnd tirob-
nbly cwnjicil the ntlcntlon of the thieves. NIUV YORK CITY OI.OIIH.
Voiroini notion wlH'Uoll on" yuu Hint von hnvo
monoy In thv hottxv. ICvvp It tlivro ninlyou inny o.ho
not ohlv vttnr nnmov bnt vonr hi
' " hot Oint Itnnle bo VOUIt Jtnnle
H'o lny A por oont . tntoroHton snvlnirn
First National Bank, St. Johns, Oregon
EVERY GAS RANGE AND
WATER HEATER Purchased
of us will be connected free of charge.
Special prices now on Ranges and
Water Heaters. Sold on easy pay
ments. ST. JOHNS GAS COMPANY
The Best Light
At The Lowest Cost
ELECTRIC LIGHT is tho most suitable for homes,
ofHcos, shops and other places needing light.
Electricity can bo used in any quantity, large
. or small, thereby furnishing any required
amount of light. Furthermore, electric lamps
can bo located in anyplace, thus affording any
desired distribution ot light.
No other lamps possess these qualifications, there
fore it is not surprising that electric lamps are
rapidly replacing all others in modern establishments.
Portland Railway, Light & Power Company
m a. i
7 fc) It. w I
o 41 a.
7 aup w
si . IH
S p m
e jo . ml
y jia, lu I
Second and Yamhill
Conveniently located, modern in every re-
iHtt't. Hut uml cold ruiiniiiL' wuler in imcIi
ruoin. taluiiluinet. cl.vutor. etc. liiiri.in an
K"iiti. Rutoa i'A.OQ por week nnd tin, daily rates
o. 7fv, f 1,00. KtMMinalile mtus for iH-nna-
uvnt Kl"oti nlw spceiul tntv by the month.
I'roach tho gospol of St, Jehus,
Work for a Greater Bt. Johns.
BLACKBURN, CHAMBERS & LOWRY
Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Portland Office nnd Chapel St, Johns Office nnd Chapel
Cor. KIUIiu;wurth Ave. & Klrby St. 418 North Jerey St.
I'hono: C 1 133 Woodlnwn 3306 l'ltoue Co). jSj.Hcs.l'houe Col. 559
We have completed our inventory and
Hnd that we have more goods than
money, and the fact that we need the
money to pay for new goods arriving,
has prompted us to offer some bargains
this month: .
We linvc n InrRC sliipmcnt of "KAHO"
Corsets etiroute, nnd in order to make
room for these wc arc closing out odd
American Beauty Corsets
$1.00 values for 65c
1.50 values for 98c
3.00 values for 1.39
W. T. Corsets
75c values for 39c
fi. 00 values for 65c
1.50 values for 98c
3.00 values for 1.39
Chance of a Life Time
Wc arc closing out these $15 to $18 val
ues in Hrondway Mulcl Overcoats for
$1.50 to $3 values for 98c
$3.00 values for $1.50
3 50 " 1.35
3 3,1 " " t.I3
3.00 " " 1. 00
$1.50 values for 75c
1.35' " " 68c
1.00 " " soc
7.SC " " 38c
Men's Ktitfllsh Slip-on Knin Conls
15 to $17 values for $10.98
Ladies' KnltoU Slip-on Knin Coats
$6 50 to $8 values 5..9
Ladies' Hnglish Slip-on Rain Coats
4 50 to $6 values 3.90
$3-50 to $4 values for $i-7.S
3.50 to 3 values for 1.50
Ladies' Velvet Sliocs $3.50
Conic in and get your sliarc of these
Wc have just received n large assortment
of Ladies' Ready to Wear House Dresses
that range in prices from $1.50 to fa. 75.
Come in nnd look them over before buy
$15 to $18 values, "Hroadwny Model"
for only $9,00.
In Our Grocery Dept.
Spring showing of garden seeds now
ready, Oregon Onion Sets 10c the pound
COUCH & CO.
Distributors of Merchandise Since 1904
Kcport of the condition of the
Ol' ST. JOHNS
In the State of Oregon, at the close of
liiuini'M I'd). 4, 1913:
l.onn and dUeomitt 1 170.031.45
Overdraft, M-curttl A unnec'd 70.07
r.S.UomU to Kccuro circulation MJ.WU.UU
l .h. lloiuU to teenre l'uttnl
I'icniluiii on U.-S. llondi...,
llouds, Pleuritic, etc
Hanking honte l'nrnlturc nnd
Other real e.tatc owned
Due from .Slide nnd rrlvatc
Dank nnd Hanker, Trust
Companion, Saving Hanks
Due from approved
Check nnd other
ca.h item ,
Note of other Na
tional lUnkrt 915.00
I'nictiouul l'.iper Cur
rencv. Mckcl anil
lawful money ic.crve
In ti-iiik . viz:
Specie . . . 10,393.05
Legal Tender oie none
Kedemptlon fund with U. S.
irea.uror S lcr ceni oi
This is the Piano We Give Away
On May 20th, Value $400.00, also these Additional Prizes
2. Caloric Flreless Cooker
Capital tock paid in f 5o,ooo,oa
Surplus fund 7,6oo.oo
l'ndividel profits, Io cxieu
mm and taxc luiil
National Hank Notes ouUtd'g
Dividends uiivid. . . ,,T
subject tocheck 1S9.G75.33
Demand ccrtiGcutes ..
I line ceruucaies oi ueposu . . o.our.uu
Certified Checks . . . . 4.007.80
Cuihicr' check outstanding . 2,333.27
I'ostal SJivIng deposit 3,7y5.tsa
Total f324 ,136.24
State of Oregon, 3
Couutv of .Multnomah. I
I. I. N. IMlefseu. Cashier of the
above named Imuk, do solemnly swear
that the above statement I true to the
bust of my knowledge aud belief,
J. :s'. luueiseu, lasmer,
Subscribed and sworn to belore me
this 7th dav of Feb., 1913.
I.. J. Wright, Notary ruhlic.
MuUuomah county. Ore.
Correct Attest: I. C. Knapp, .
Hubert ;ireat riatt,
How Is Your Title?
Have your abstracts made, con
tinued or examined at the Peulusu
a Title, Abstract and Realty Co"
Accurate work. Reasonable fees.
Henderson, manager, 208 North
ersey, McDonald building.
NOTICE TO ADVERTISERS.
In order to Insure a change of ad
vertisement the copy for such change
should reach this office not later than
Wednesday, at 3 o'clock m. Please
remember this and save the printer
3, N, P. Chafing Dish
4. 42 Piece Dinner Set
5. Enameled Roaster
6. Sanitary Crystal
7. Decorated Stein
8. Aluminum Candelabra
9. Salad Bowl
10, Hand Painted Vase
- Somebody is going to get this Beautiful Piano FREE -
If you have not entered your name do so NOW. There is time to win the piano yet
We shall place on sale every Wednesday special bargains, odds and ends, etc. These bargains
will also carry special votes ranging from 250 to 5000 votes.
Watch our window for next Wednesday bargains
St. Johns Hardware Company
Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway,
LKAVING ST JOHNS.
Pallbrklgc r-cucngcr lor Lyle, Gotdtndalc. Oie-
I a. ra.
cou TruutL aua local poluu 0 -j a.
iiuuq Kiuplrc hxprct, o:i a, ni., lor Chicago.
St. Paul. Omaha. KtnutCity. St. I.ouli, Walla
Walla. Paico. Kooxrclt. Otanddallrt. Coldcn
dale. White Salmon. Vaucoucr and Oregon
Trunk connect lna.
North lUnk Limited, 7.IJ p m . (of Chicago St.
ram. uinana, nanua city si. louu, bpowane.
Spraguc, Kluvlllc, Llnd, Vaco, Kooaeclt. aud
Columbia Kivtr Local. p in.; lor Vancouver,
tainaa, mine eanuou, i.yie, i.rauuuauea.tiina
Vallbridge and all intermediate atatioua.
AKKIV1NG AT ST. JOHNS
Inland Hmplte Uxpreaj, j.iop. m.; from Chica
go, bt. l aui, umana, tvauaas vlty, &i. r.oula,
hpokane. Sprague, Kittville Und, Patco,
Kooscvclt.Grauddalca,. White Salmon.aud Van
North lUuk Limited, j:a a. tn., from Chicago,
M. raui, uinana, kiuui vity, at. 1,01111, ana
Walla. Iasco. Kootevclt. and Vancouver.
Columbia Kltcr Local ui a. m.; from Cliff a.
Grauddallca, Goldendale, Lyle White balmon,
Camaa, Vancouver aud all intermediate nation.
Vallbridge rattengci ycA p. ui. from Lyic, Gold.
All train aop lor pauengera.
Ticket on aale lor all point.
O. M. Cornell, Agent.
ST. JOHNS LUMBER GO.
Phone Columbia 131
Get your new St, Johns Range
before the price goes up. A
good discount now at Calef Bros.
H. HENDERSON McDonald Bldg.,208 Jersey
I Real Estate, Loans, insurance
? r rs 1 t- 1 x .
nosiracis 01 xiue rrepareu. vccuraie woric uuaranteeu.