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f IndustrialiRe- view of State ' Salem, Oregon, June 15. During the past yeek the Oregon Tublle Vti litle8 commission has fixed standards i of quality In water , gas, light heat, and telephone service. Effect of ord- er not yet known. July 1st, the new Workingmen's j ; Compensation Act goes into 'effect ; and this is the last date on yhtch ; manufacturers and empioyon can ; j give notice of not coming ur.der the . s provisions of the act. Big strike reported at Hi.li Grade nine, near New Pine Creek. Work will start sooa on the Cnr- negle library at Mirshtlell. In asking for pacing bids, Albany I bars bids on concrete paving. ; Klamath Falls is no after the Uan ! don Woolen Mills with a free site. The Gleason yurds at Cottage Grove will burn a half million brii;k. The new power plant to Canoy and Clackamas county Is being rush ed to completion. Lafayette will install a $15,000 water plant. St. Johns is provi'lma a Ktreet for an outlet for the Western 'Joopii- age Co., that employs 200 aieu. All the principal streets of Hep- pner are to be oiled. Andrew Kennedy Is nuttiuz in machinery and a plant to manufac ture coal brickets on Coos Rav. The adoption of British and Eur opean standards for public utilities In this state will make further in vestments very difficult to secure. The skyscraper limit has been raised at Portland from 160 feet to 200 feet. The McKenzie river hatchery is to be Increased In capacity to 2,000,000 fish annually. Warrenton, Clatsop and West Side towns are to have telephones. Hood River Royal Ann cherries all sold to The Dalles at five cents. Seaside will have a 200,000 per day shingle mill. Engineers are working on a $350,000 foothills ditch to irrigate 8000 acres at Med ford, to be com pleted by 1915. The campa'gn for a two-mill limit , on state taxes will be made by the taxpayers direct in the Willamette valley. The publication of the proposed eight hour law for this state Is being hastened that the people may know Just how drastic the measure is and how it will effect farmers. Sheepmen in Umatilla county ara selling off their flocks unable to com pete with free wooL Brick manufacture Is being esta blished at Sisters. A Portland women is suing for the right to work at v ages she can agree upon with her employer and at which she saves monr each week. The minimum wage law forbids her to work on thus, terms. Mosler wants a fruit canery. New school houses are going to be built in Lane county, cost $60,00C. W:llameti Pacific tracks r. i to Lc lepih tidewater by October 1st. In ell 50O men are employed. The State campaign to '.M'e&i. all freak laws initiated and ti limit state taxes to two mills will lio Ukva up by taxpayers' leagues all over the slate. Douglas county will finls i plank ing the road over Camas mountain Bandon wllll erect a mun icipal dock. Ashland has voted $175,00f bonds to develop mineral springs and bathh on a large scale. j Governor West announces that 2000 acres of the Tumalo project Is ready for settlers at forty dol'ars per acre. H. C. Sampson of the North Paci fic Fruit Distributors Association BASEBALL MOVIES: I 1-.. .... . . r- 1 I I thwt UMPIRE POLLED $oifc. i WANT YOUSE GUVS TO PLApC T - Jrttw raw jruf ? oN fou yer.hits along the left Guess V. . lpavl it to BALLS ALON TH TH.ftp 6A,fc PlLO FOOL LINE . THEY All Go Til 1 ii n I LLVE" T -V - UNE YtSfEftOftv". t-T' FE.R HITS ON THlJ FIELO! ' fi JH "MPlftEIfT frvmss rtu diT rtfcqE J!CII mTmr- rv r-; fHtv, cot our hits says the Panama canal will brng large shipments of German beer and the vessels will take fruit tonnage back with them. The Oregon grain crops are esti mated at 69,024,000 bushels by the Department of Agriculture. Lumber shipments out of Colum bia river ports aggregated 6,118,000 feet, and Coos Bay 9,316,000 for the last two weeks of May. A million pounds of wool sold at Shantko last Thursday, 16 to 20c. A new industry In Oregon is the eastern demand for husbands. Legislature appropriated , .4,759, 33$ in 1911, and $6,416,607 in 1913. "Dundee" Reld, a pioneer railroad builder, is dead. In his day the people were glad to get railroads of any kind of terms. Portland has passed a meat inspe ction act that will hamper that In dustry and raise the price to the con sumer, to improve sanitary condi tions. Eugene engineers are promoting an 100,000 drainage project. Oregon mineral products increas ed in 1913, 200 per cent over 1914. TO ORGANIZE FARMER'S 1'RUT SELLING AGEXCY Portland, Ore., June 16, (Speci al) On Saturday, June 20, repre sentatives of fruit grower associa tions at Forest Grove, Dllley, Cor vallis, Eugene, Sutherlin, Yoncalla, Cottage Grove, Dallas, Salem, Brownsville, Independence, Gresham, Monmouth, Newberg, Springfield and Roseberg will attend a meeting to be held in the Green Parlor of th Port land Commercial Club for the pur pose of organizing a sub-central branch of the North Pacific Fruit Distributors, will elect one member of the board xf managers for the Spokane show and will complete the details of a campaign for marketing the 1914 crop of fruit in Western Oregon. Mr. H. C. Sampson, secretary ol the N. P. F. D., who is directing this movement, said: "Briefly stated, the distributor in this case will be the farmer himself in the selling game, it is purely co-operative. The organ ization will sell on a commission of 10 cents per box, which is sufficient to pay the expenses of salaried agents in all parts of the world and of 67 special representatives. Through these agents we distribute the fruit to all parts of the world, keeping m arkets fully supplied but never overloaded." In order to stimulate Interest a mong stock breeders in Oregon, the Oregon Exposition Commission an nounces that $10,000 will be set a side as prizes for the best stock from this state exhibited at San Francisco next year. It Is hoped that on com pletion of the budget it will be pos sible to increase this sum to $15,000. This will be in addition to the $175,000 which- will be distributed in livestock prizes by the authorities of the exposition. Business men of John Day are or ganizing in an effort to secure new enterprises in that valley. Accord ing to a statement issued by them, there are exceptional opportunities for a roller flour mill and for an up-to-date creamery. They say that all flour raised in Grant County has to be hauled in from distant outside points while grain of all kinds is shipped out of the valley, and that in John Day and Bear valleys a large amount of milk is produced, a large part of which is hauled 40 miles to Prairie City, the nearest creamery. Business men and property owners are ready to lend all possible assis tance to the establishment of these industries. Work has been commenced in the preparation of a 400-acre tract of land one mile from Hermlston for the purpose of Beedlng the entire acreago to alfalfa. The owner of thf tract expects the venture to be lm mensly successful, as he has boon producing alfalfa In that vicinity for a number of years. It having been assorted that a large part of the land in the Umatil la Project Is Infertile and nonpro ductive, the Oregon Conservation Commission has had a representative go carefully over the entire section, and his report, Just sent In, Indicates that under Intelligent management and cultivation that soil Is extremely productive and that tho majority of the formers are doing well. He states that the bank at Hermlston has in the past IS months loaned $15,000 to the farmers for the pur chase of stock and the notes are being promptly paid at maturity. EIGHTH GRADE GRADUATES FOR 1014 Columbia County, Oregon District No. 1 Scappoose Uugh Adams, Lee Roy Morgan Dorthea Sale, Alien BacheUlor, Addle Adams, Loura Whitney, John Morris, Fred llnvlik, Clara Novak. Mary Marek, Graco Howell, Manfred En glehare, Kenneth Ackley, Roht. Hen ry GUmore Murjorie Holaday, Ollle Stoltenberg. District No. 2 St. Helens James Adams, Robert Harrison, Ella Hattan, Maude Richardson, Oscar Rowley, Dewey Smith, Gar rold Wicks, Grace Popejoy, Edward Malmln, Frank Welgle, Lenora Wal ters, -Agda Sten, Arline Paulsen, Mil es Gensman, William Pery. Ray Brouse, Minnie Anton, Mable Cole. District No. 3 Deer Ilsland Agnes Enyart, Hazel Razey, Mar ton Andress. District No. 4 Hudson Arlie Morton. District No. 6 Clatskante Clarence Evenson, George D. Van volklnburg, Lillie Paterson, Irving Graham, Edith Orwlg, Cash Davis, Bertrand Williams, Lowell Orwlg, Oscar George Kelty, Alma E. Varn, Segret Rasmussen, Johanna :llertsen Muttte Ellertsen, Hllma Klnnonen, Melvin Hall, Gladys Williams, Harry Van, George Gonyers, Anna May Des sery, Ida Waisanen, Belle McKinnon. District No. 7 Warren Ralph Tarbell, Esthur Lund, Wen doll McKee, Frank Beeler, Edwin En berg, Arthur Almquist. District No. 10 Marshland ' Edna Mae Freeman, Addle Cooley, Katie Hudson, Archie Colvln. District No. 13 Rainier Julia Silva, Mathllde Both, Max Beck, Louis Dlbblee, Hope Worley, Avis Smith, Mable Miller, Olive French, Raphael Smith, Ambrose Gallagher, Orville Girt, Hardin James, Gladys Campbell, Alma. Hed ges, Willie Womack, Blanche Haynes Cecil Pritchard, Harry Bryson, Marvel Jopling, Mary Johnson, Erma Konlor, Homer O'Neal. District No. 16 Hazel Grove Leslie Smith, Harvey Franklin. District No. 16 Stehman Bernlce' Brant, Chester Girt. District No. 23 Mayger John Knudsen. District No. 25 Qulncy Henry Johnson, Oscar Dixon, Char lotte Overlie, Francis A. Dixon, Lin coln Llllich, Olga Baakko. District No. 27 Rock Creek Maude L. Gessell. District No. 28 South Scappoose Alberta Shatto, Arthur Hougerud, Erling Haugerud. District No. 29 Downing Florence Dotson, Evelyn Boals. District No. 30 Yankton Fred Rudat, Bernlce Rathbun, Ruth Bonney, Jesse Steward. District No. 34 Canaan Ethel M. Frances. District No. 42 Fishhawk ' Lily Camberg, Ralph Waldo Ho berg. District No. 47 Vernonia Pearl Counts, Elizabeth Counts, Christina Sword. District No. 49 Heaver Emily Schmltllln, Mary Schmldlln. District No. 6 Martha D. Hall. District No. 62 Mist Clarence Larson, Soruphlnus Do Hock, George Turner. District No 64 Bachelor Flat Florence Larson, Edwin Morten. District No. 65 Klst Lottie Bergerson. District No. 66 Woods Landing Anna Ellertsen, Julia Kantohi, Fannie Kelly. I TRENHOLM NEWS I "I The stave mill started up Monday with nearly all the old ciew back. Mr. and Mrs. J. Chrlstonson arriv ed In Thonholm Friday, disposed of somo of their household goods, pack ed the rest and moved to Portland where they probably will reside tho remainder of tho Rummer. Miss Ruth Fowler returned home Sunday from an extended visit with friends in Portland. Marie and George Walker of Yankton and 11. Kromroy of Mimt en's cntnp, visited at tho homo of Mr. and Mrs. George Wilson hurt Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Tatro and Mr. and lira. O. T. Kostor and daughter Agnes were among those from Tren holm who took In the Roso Show. Mlssess Cassle and Mary Wolvor dlng camo down from Portland nid aro visiting at tho home of II. R. Smith and Fred Flooter. Cuy Mills, the flro warden of this district came over from Vernonia, Sunday and has been at work tu this vicinity. The Trenholm 8. S. will liavo a picnic in the grove on the school grounds Saturday P. M. All are cor dially invited. At the annual school meeting Mon day night J. McAllister, Jr. was plect ed director, and P. E. llrockway. Clerk. Cli as. Gilliam and family will move back to Trenholm Sunday and will occupy the residence rocently vaunt ed by F. Schneider and family. Mr. Schneider has purchased the Lumber son tent and moved therein. STOCK FOR SALE of choice breed ing and utility birds of S. Comb White and Buff Leghorns also S. C. Dull Orpingtons. Prices are low con sidering the birds we have for sale. MR. and MRS. ALBERT 1). LAIISON (Box 96 Coble. Oregon Blue flame coal oil cok stoves, Just tho thing In hot weather, coHts loss to run than a wood stovo. Komi's Furniture Store See the ad of J. W. McDonald on Page 3 of tlilw lsKiie. IN THE COUNTY COURT OF THE STATE OK OREGON, FOR COLUMBIA COUNTY In the matter of the estato and guardianship of John Uhlmau, an Incompetent person. Notice Is hereby given that the undersigned guardian of the estate of John Uhlman, an incompetent person, has rendered and died with the Clerk of the above entitled court. Ills final account nnrl rnnrt ..t 1,1.. j administration of said estate, and that Saturday the 18th day of July, 1914, at the hour of lo'clock p. m., of said day, at the Court room of said Court In the Court House, In the City of St. Helens, In Columbia Coun ty, Oregon, has been appointed by said Court, for the hearing of ob jections to said final account mid the settlement thereof. All persons In terested in said estate are hereby notified to attend at said time, and place and make and filo their objec tions to said account, If any they have. Dated June 19, 1914. A. L. STONE Guardian of tho estate of John Uhlman, an Incompetent person. A Hnm)w i;l. tvtt Fo i-T vviiu liases rull Mr. Fan, However. Didn't See the Clout MUCKI.E DEALERS IN VA7VS HAIimWiUK. ()iLs luhwxss sjsif noons 3 COWLITZ ami RIVER ST RE ITS jjl PLAZA PHARMACY Pure Drus and Medicines J'ietoria Ciorotafis Perfume fci DAN DANK BUILDING ThONE ioi CHASE & SON PROPRIETORS OF Central Grocery Huvo made arrangements tohnnble S. &. U, tircun Trading Stamps In addition to gelling the IwHt groceries at the lowest prices our customers get vuluulile trading stamps. It will pay you to become our customer ! i ! i Livery, Feed and Sale Stable DRAYINC AND TRANSFER All Business Promptly Attended To PHONE IS OR 12 WM. H. DAVIES ST. 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