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BAIL'S CAPITAL JOUBNAIi, BAUZM, OREGON, FRIDAY, MAX 13, 1010.
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X-RAYS AND SMILES.
England's quoen Is said to bo cold
and haughty and on top of this In
formation com os tho statcmont' that
Fairbanks Is to bo appointed am
bassador to England. Our president
knows what is what.
CANNON TALKS ON
SAYS: "TO A YOUNG MAN A COL
LEGE (X)URSK IS NOT NECKS
SAHIIiY FATAL IF HE HAS
ANYTHING IN HIM."
PERCY HOURS!. THOUGH BUT 13
YEARS OLD PROVES A REAL
MOTHER TO HIS TATTLE
BROTHERS AND SISTERS HUT
RUSY BODIES SEPARATE FAMI
Six ntouths ago tho mother of
Percy and Charles find Leonard and
Daisy and Eugeno Nourso wont away
from their homo in Brooklyn. She
did not die. Sho Just went away,
although Eugone, tho youngost, was
not two years old, and Porcy, the
oldost, was. but 13. ' -
Let us all hope, for tho honor of
motherhood, that this mother did not
know what sho was doing when she
deserted her children. For It is dif
ficult to believe' that so bad-hearted
a mothor as she would be, if sho did"
know, could have borne and bred a
sou so faithful to the duty that lies
nearest as Percy Nourse at tho age
For their father had to be away
at work all day, and as their mother'
was gone, Percy did what he could
to take her place. He rpse early in
tho morning and got breakfast.
Then, when his father had gone to
work, he washed and dressed and
fed tho younger children and took
caro of them all; he mado tho beds
and swept tho house and went
through the day and all Its house
hold tasks until night came again.
And ho administered discipline
and gavo needful correction when
required. When little Daisy would .
not be persuaded, little Daisy was!
spanked, as she ought to have been.)
And the Nourse family were getting'
along very well, in their own opin
ion, and were happy together. I
But somo of tho neighbors we
must needs hazard' tho opinion that
they, were meddlesome noighbors,
who would have done much better to
attend to their own affairs thought
the situation was not just what It
should be, and reported tho case to
a benevolent society.
So Percy Nourse and his flock
wore brought Into court, as if it were
a crime for him to do what ho could'
to take care of them, and for tho
Nourso family to hold together, as
best they could in selfhelf, Instead
of scattering in dependence. The
queer ideas somo people have of
what is "social welfare" then re
For, though Percy Nourso pleaded,
with little Eugene in his arms, that
ho had taken good caro of his young
er brothers and sister and they
showed that they thought so by their
childish grief at tho threat of separ
ation and though thoir clean bodies
and neat attire wero mute witnesses,
it was decreed that they should be
. Perhaps this was well.- It is im
possible at this distance to say posi
tively that ' it was not woll. But
thoro must bo doubts whether by
any sort of arrangement that ex
ternal benevolence can make It will
bo hotter for tho Nourse children
than it was and would have been
with their brother Percy doing what
ho could to take their mothor's'
At any rate, it Is clear that Percy
Nourse Is the kind of boy of which
' tho world never has quite enough
and can nevor have too much. Ills
is a quality of instinctive faithful
ness whose value is beyond compu
tation. It is to bo hoped that his
experience with the benevolent soci
ety will not break or sour his loyal
For his country and mankind need ,
such as ho need the spirit that does
uncomplainingly tho duty that lios
noarost that, though the task bo
too great for tho strength, yet faces
the task manfully and does all that
can bo done. Chicago Inter Ocean.
Dave Myers performed tho seem-
tholr fa$0s. That is about all that
the average man would utilize.
"Thoro I? always a question as to
whether the average student will
survive the spollng effects of a col
"The human animal on the aver
age, is not worth his salt if ho is
incapable of making his own way.
Tho greater rewards como in busi
ness, not politics. A good business
man is much hotter off than a poor
politician. The business man has
better chance for advancement and
AMENDED ACT IS
Somo. nconle are as frightened at
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iuo comei. as mougn u uuioneou to Now- Haven, Conn., May 13.--the
scorpion family and had a deadly "Polities is no business," occordlng
sting in Its tail. The wild stories to an jntorview attributed to Spoak
, told about it are liko tho comet's er cannon, printed in tho Yale News
' tail, "very thin gas." ' on salo here today.
j Cannon is quoted as saying:
i "To a bright young man who has
Ingly Impossible at Montana by anything in him, a college course is
stealing a vacuum. It was a vacuum not necessarily fatal to success,
earpot cleaner. ' That is my view of it.
.1 "Tho common school system, the
A girl In Binghampton hns dls- high school course, gives tho avor
covered tape worms in oggs. Strango age Individual at least a fair equip
some folks must be always flndinc ment fdr practical -succoes in bus!-
somethlng tho mattor with tho food noss or n the various callings that
supply. men foyqw wiip uvo oy tno sweat or
Teddy has tackled ono thing that
downed ( him. He cantiot get " his
tonguo (maybe It Is his teeth) to
glvo tho proper twist to tho French
language, and so delivered his lec
ture In Paris In English.
Down In Alabama an editor pub
lished an article on dancing, in
which he alluded to a local dance as
a public hugging match, and said no
virtuous woman would participate in
such an affair. A committee of citi
zens waited on him with tho clip
ping from his paper, and made him
"eat it," but whether as food for
thought or reflection is not stated In
Tho doctors in Paris say that by
tomorrow Teddy will not bo able to
speak above a whisper. That may be
true, but It Is a dead certainty that
ho will break the record as a whis
perer. A physician to make a specialty of
healing physicians, a censorship to
edit editors, a court to correct law
yers, and a boss to steer the politi
cian!. We tfll need fixing.
Is there any perceptible wear on
bltulithlc Court street after four
years? Then why experiment with
Tho Oregon Blossom, published by
tho Salem Board of Trade is a beau
ty. St. Nicholas for June has puppies
on the front page, comets in the mid
dle and delights all the way through.
It Is like ono ot Schublnger's fro
mage do brie cheese good, rind and
all. The older it gets tho better.
At last a big Portland hot-air bank
er is. convicted by a jury. Of course,'
tho courts of appeal will correct tho
mistakes that have been made by tho
Tho Portland Tolegram had a
scoop on the rest of tho papers irj
that revelation of jury fixing,
A man who nominated hlmcelf for
governor four years ago, and got
about 1200 votes by spending sever
al thousand dollars is against the Di
rect Primary. law and for tho Assem
bly. ' And yet tho people are ,sald to
Eight students drown together at
Wllkesbarre. Which Is more Im
portant to a man ilgebra ' or to
know how to swim. The colleges bet
ter revise their courses of study.
A plain prescription Is printed up
on oath 25c box of Dr. Shoop'g Pink
Pain Tablets. Ask your doetor or
druggist If "this formula la not com
plete. Pain mor.ns congestion, blood
pressure. Head pains, womanly
pains, pains anywhere get Instant re
lief from a Pink Pain Tablet. Sold
by Capital Drur Pfnrn.
State Engineer Lewis Is In receipt
of the act passed by congress March
15, 1910, amending tho Carey act In
relation to the withdrawal of public
lands by tho state for reclamation
and its provisions will assist tho
engineering department much in the
development of tho arid lands of the
state as It obviates a difficulty which
the department has had to contend
with in launching Its projects under
the Carey act.
The state under the Carey act has
entered into preliminary contracts
for tho reclamation of eight different
projects which will mean In the
course of the next few years .millions
of dollars to the state and the set
tlers who are availing themselves of
the provisions of tho act by settling
on the lands. Tho main difficulty
encountered In. the launching of the
projects was tho withdrawal of the
lands from the public domain prior
to their appropriation by settlers un
der the general land laws of the
United States. But this difficulty
will bo obviated by tho amended act
as it provides for -temporary with
drawals of the land by the state up
on application, and which will bo
valid for tho period of ono year, dur
ing which time tho engineering de
partment can make the detailed sur
veys and comply with tho other re
quirements of tho federal law on
the subject. '
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(UNITED I'BBSS UU8BD WIKB.l
Victoria, B. C, May 13. Word re
ceived by Japanoso here today that
the 'Japanese shipping firms are In
creasing their fleets of steamers In
anticipation of tho Increase in tho
customs tariff of $7.00 a ton on the
vessels over ten years of age. The
duty is being Imposed in the Interest
of Japanese ship builders, but it Is
said It will work a hardship on
steamship firms, who will find it Im
possible to purchase steamers at
home, and If thoy buy abroad wlU
have to pay tho duty.
There are at prosent very few
steamers for salo in Eastern Waters.
On this account it has been necessary
for tho owners to look to Europe and
America for their bottoms. Accord
ing to tho news received nearly 20
On Tuesday, May 17, We Will Have an
Opening Day ror
Save that afternoon to visit the prettiest spot and the finest subdivision ever laid out near
v i i-ti r ii ill I I I I r .
baiem, nenty or autos ana rigs win do on nana to iaKe care ot Tne crawa.
REMEMBER THE DATE
. elephone us that you will go
BECHTEL & BYNON
347 State Street. ' Telephone 451
steamers will bo purchased, If they
can bo secured at reasonable prlcos.
Options have nlready boon takon on
a number, and negotiations, are In
progress for othors.
Torpedo Boat Wrecked by Explosion.
(UNITED mass 1.C1RED WIIIB.
Hnmburg, Germany, May 13. Five
sailors wore killed and two fatally
Injured today in an explosion aboard
the German torpedo boat "S 33,'
cruising near Heligoland.
Tho craft was coraplotoly wrecked
by the explosion, which Is tho seventh
naval fatality occurring this yoan,
The causo of the explosion Is
withheld by tho authorities. Tho af
ternoon papers are clamoring for an
Investigation and imraedlato court
martial of thoso who may be respon
sible for bad conditions.
A Swedo In Tacoma who rofusod
to bo enumerated was licked by tho
enumerator, arrested by the pollco
and. put In jail. Tacoma is going to
get there consusly.
Tho End of The World
should It como tomorrow would find
fully 1-3 of the people sufforlng with
rheumatism qf either' slight or se
rious nature. Nobody need suffe
with rheumatism for Ballard's Snow
Liniment drives away tho trouble,
relieves tho pain instantly and leaves
tho user as well and supple as a two
year old. All 'mIw"
f UNITED rnESS IXASID WIBE.
Snn Bernardino, Cal., May 13.
This city was shaken by nn earth
quake at 10:20 o'clock last night.
Tho temblor lasted Beveral seconds.
No damage was reported.
Rcdlnmls Feels It.
Redlands, Cat., May 13. Redlands
was visited by a Slight earthquake
shock at 10:22 last evening. Reports
today from noarby points indicate the
quake was felt in a radius of several
miles from this city. No damage
Reaches to Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, Cnl.i May 13. Tho
chronometer iri tho govornment
weather bureau stopped at 10: 20 'last
ovonlng, tho hour at which tho tre
mors wore loft in tho San Bernardino
valley. Ofllclals of tho govornment
bureau bolicvo that tho shako may
have been felt here.
Plts Cured In o ,to 14 Days.
PAZO OINNTMENT Is guaranteed
euro any case of Itching, Blind, Bleed
Ing or Protruding Piles in 6 to H
days or money refunded. 60o
Women Get Ten Millions.
San Frnnohfco, May VS. The
bulk of the $10,000,000 ostato of ex
President Don Angel Gulrolft, of
Salvador, who died two wic-ke ago
In Santa Toola, will be Inhoritod by
his daughters, Mrs. E. Mejla,
Oakland, and Mrs. Cordelia G. De
Moran of San Francisco.
Mrs. Mojla, who Is well known In
San Francisco sooloty, will soil to
morrow for Santa Tecln.
Do It Now.
Now Is tho tlmo to get rid of your
rheumatism. You can- do so by ap
plying Chamberlain's Liniment. Nine
cases out of ton aro simply muscular
rheumatism duo to cold or damp or
chronic rheumatism, and yield to tho
vigorous, application of this liniment
Try It. You aro cortaln to bo do
lighted with tho quick rollef which it
affords. Sold by all good druggists.
GREAT CHINESE DOCTOR
L. M. HUM .
has modlclno which will cure any
known dlsoase. Ho makes a special
ty of and guarantees to cure catarrh,
asthma, lung, throat, rheumatism,
debility, stomach, liver, kidney
troubles; also any blackened or
swollen soreness, broken limbs;
smallpox, epidemic; all kinds ,of
bolls, lost , manhood, female weak
ness, hernia troubles and paralysis.
Consultation free. Caro of Ylck Se
Tong Co., Chinese drugs and herbs,
15"3 High street, upstairs. Salem, I
MINE IS SEALED
THE MINE, A RAGING FURNACE,
WAS SEALED UP TOtiAY, IN AN
TO SMOTHER THE
tUNITJlD rSESS 1BA8ED wna.j
Whlto Haven, England, May 13.
Tho hundred and thirty-seven minora
entombed In tho Wellington coal
mine have been loft to their fate. Tho
mlhe was soaled today in an effort to
smother the flames that are raging In
tho lower workings.
Tho fire followed nn explosidn In
tho mine. Efforts were made yostor
dny to rescue the minors, but the res
cue pnrtlos wero driven back by tho
flames. Officials gavo up hopo of sav
ing tho' mon, and the mlno was soaled
to check the flames.
if yon get your paper by
mall kindly watch tho tag and
ego when tho time is up, and
remit promptly, or notify us
to stop tho paper; otherwise
bill will bo mado for the tlmo
the paper comes after explra-
tion of last payment.
Among many wavs or getting ricn, mere is
one right way-to Make the World Turn Round,
Often in your dreams you have seen yourself standing on
a high pedestal, with "Fame and Fortune" beneath your
feet. Is this not true?
"Opportunity" was the lacking point in the realization of
Opportunity now comes knocking at your door. You will
soon meet her, face to face. Will you let her pass by with
out even a smile? '
All that is asked is your help in "Making the World Turn
I will sell at Public Auction, in the alley at the
rear of the Fashion Stables, Salem Oregon on
Commencing at 1 o'clock, p. m.
All of the Horses, Buggies, Harness
Robes, Whips and all other fixtures per
taining to the livery business
C. W. YANNKE, Owner
J. A. COOPER, AuctionV