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REM SLAYER HAS F All Work Guaranteed. Estimates Fi RIENO 1 Turkey Day Will Soon I be Here Jg If in need of a new Dining Table or a few ... iv Current Events Throughout the Northwest. Funds Are Raised to Assist California Murderer. Vi'fiYiWVYiV i : :i: i L! Dining Chairs for that occasion call and see us. We have tables from $7 up, chairs from 85c. up. See the set in our window at a special price of $25 for this week. We have several others at as good value for the price we ask. SATISFACTION' GUARANTEED. PRICES RIGHT. FURNITURE E, A. ROSS UNDERTAKING E NOTHING ON EARTH Makes you feel better than a good, square meal. Meat is three-fourths of the whole, and we sell the best. WHAT MORE CAN WE SAY? CENTRAL MARKET B. I. PLUMMER, Prop. ST. HELENS, - - OREGON A BANKER'S ADVICE TO YOUNG MEN AND WOMEN The first step to wealth is always the hard est. It is taken when you open a savings ac count at the bank. 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McCLELLAN, District Manager McKay Bid?., Portland, Oregon Xew Payrolls, Improvements, V'urt' oi leu, and KutorprisCN That Will Give Kiiiployiueiit to Ijilinr. Kympiithlc ruMlo HetiMHiils l.llornl ly to mi .Mnl for I'iiiiiIh In ,UI Nlnyer anil Family. North rialns has votod to er.io i. $3000 school. Graut Pass Is ambitious for a fed erul building. New Masonic Temple at Mortoi. nearly completed. llandon ship yards will have a now wharf 40x100 foot. . Dr. Pun 1am proposes to erect r. hospital cl Itninicr. European war may revive the flax industry iu the Northwest. Pendleton retailors will boost pro ducts of Pendleton manufacture. Novemhe- 21 bids will be opened for a concrete armory at Eugene Engineers are planing an Irriga tion project for Silver Lake Valley. Cornucopia Is now the largest gold and silver producing camp in Oregon There are 95.756 million board Oregon and Alaska forest reserves. AH forms of Washington mihlie debt total $95,000,000 or $75 per! capita. With Glcndale for a center three districts will unite In building a high school. Marsltrield Is planning a drainage and sewer system to cost $65,000 to $75,000. A. L. Hill, of Neodeslia, Kan., has bought out the Wood Lumber Co., of Medford. Warrenton, Hammond and Flavel will have electric light' and power by January 1. Gresham cannery and evaporator will handle cabbage and potatoes this month. Portland Catholics have bought a $16,000 site for a new church at Laurel hurst. The new library building at the State University wll be ready Thanksgiving. Contract has been let for hard-sur-facelng Pacific Highway from Wood land to LaCenter. E. E. Morrison is building a ware house for explosives, three milet from Springfield. The Western Coast Mining Co., have been taking out $100 a day In their Bohemia mine. Portland people are planning the establishment of another fruit evap orator at Hood River. Salem, Ore., Nov. 19. The Hill System will operate motor cars be tween Portland and Clatskanle. Geo. Orr, a Modoc Indian Is build ing up a large Indusry at Hood River In the manufacture of Indian wam pum. "Blunket" orders for lumber are being placed through the Douglas Fir Sales Co., at Portland, ut belter prices. A thirty mile road Is to built from Prairie City to Long Creek to raise I its rates by the state railroad com-' mission. It is deplorable that In the little city of Orenco there was more hood lunism reported on Hallow'een than anywhere In Oregon. The People's Transportation Co., operating boats between Portland and The Dalles, Is building docks at Lyle, Mosler and Hood River. If the Oregon Legislature heeds the wish of the people there will be mighty few laws passed at the com ing session which Interfere with our Industries. J. A. Almlral, a New York capital ist, will start work in the spring on a big Irrigation project in the Powder Valley, Baker County, to Surprise Valley, from Ravendale, Calif., next spring. A legislator who wishes to make a reputation at the next session of Oregon's law makers will devote ex clusively to finding ways and means to reduce taxes and encourage development. Suit I'iuiii'Imco, Nov. 11. Rarely has the taking of a Iiuiiinn llfo aroused such sympathy for the slay er as In llio case of Joseph I.ncoco, who shot and killed George Gray, of the contracting firm of Gray lli'others, yesterday becauso his family was starving and lie could not collect wngos duo him. Subscriptions for Iicoco's family began pouring Into the newspapers today and one daily opened a bureau for the handling of these funds Another newspaper employed a bnt tory of attorneys to defend I-ococo. Pollcemon raised a fund anionic themselves and sent (t to the slay er's wife and family. Lococo's defense, as outlined In the police court today, will be that he was maddened by hunger and worry over the suffering of his wife and two children and that when he fired upon Gray he believed the lat ter was about to strike him. Ixis Angeles, Nov. 11. The story of Joseph Lococo, who shot George Gray, a contractor, In San Frauclsco because the latter would not pay wages due, stirred sympathy hero today for the Blayer. Several per sons called upon officers and the of ficers of news associations, asking for the addross of the Lococo fam ily, George Hazen, a merchant; L. Lee Dabbs, a banker from Oklaho ma, and others made up a purse to he sent to Mrs. I-oeoco. Mrs. Margaret Gray, divorced wife of George Gray, the contractor who was shot and killed by Joseph Lococo, declared tonight that she had no unkindly feeling toward lo coco, despite the fact that the shots he fired robbed her son and daugh ter of their father. "I wish the man all tho luck In the world," said Mrs. Gray. "I have not a bit of feeling against him. My sympathies go out to his wife and their babies." These sentiments were echoed by Mrs. Mllfred Wlmborly, of Los An gles, daughter of Gray by his first marriage, who was present when her mother made her statement of sympathy for Lococo. 1 1 : , ' .-'. 'Jti'"" ""r"t- -mn'i jf ' 7W ' fcsj.ilHliMSllI i in J- -'.W. .1 , Plumbing, Heating, Sheet Metal Work. R. CONSTANT1N, St Heleru, Oregc: TUMAL0 PROJECT TO OPEN Portland, Ore., Nov. 17, 1914. (Special.) The opening of the Tu mnlo Irrigation project, the first In the Vnlted States to be financed by a state, has been officially announc ed. Seventeen thousand five hun dred acres are thrown open to entry under the terms of the Carey Act at $40 an acre. The terms are one tenth cash, the balance In ten years. Detailed Information may be had by addressing the project engineer, O. Laurgaard, at Laidlow, Oregon. It is stated that the lands under this project are excellent for grains and hardy vegetables, and stock raising Is also successful. The IiIrIi altitude renders this section sub ject to frosts in lute spring and early fall and frosts have been known to occur during the summer months, i It Is expected that this condition will Improve to some extent as tho land is cultivated, but people deslr-l lng to locate on this land are ad vised to make a personal inspec tion Instead of trusting to nny un official reports. 1915 FORD - WILL BE ON EXHIBIT - -AT THE ! INDEPENDENT AUTO GARAGE ABOUT OCTOBER 10 U en 301 Ql o Elkay's Compound Syrup OF WHITE PINE AND TAR 50c. and 25c. the botllc. Sold with a guarantee to give satisfaction or jour money back. Krausc's Candies are made under ideal conditions and are clean. . I'or sale at K 3 PLAZi? PHARMACY TIIK ItKWI.L HTOUK BANK BU'LOING PhONE 100 ST. HELENS, OREGON Ol 101 IQ FRUIT GROWERS MEETING On Docember 2, 3 and 4 tho Twentynlnth annual meeting of the Oregon 8tato Horticultural Society will be hold at Medford. A program of great interest has been prepared for the event and fruit growers from all the northwest states will bo In attendance. It Is expected by tho officers that this meeting will bo tho best ever held In the history of tho organization. EXPENSE BUDGET FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2 n maintenance tor the Year. Auto Troubles respond quickly and inexpensively to our treatment If your car rattles, or docs not run smoothly, or jars, or makes too much noise, IT IS TIME TO BRING IT TO US if you want it to last. A dollar or W spent on that car today may save you ten tomorrow, and that is an INDISPUTABLE FACT. Gasoline 16 Cent. Marine Engine Repairing- CITY GARAGE St. Hi-xens. Outstanding Warrants, June 18, 1914, D'st. No. Amt. paid on face of Warrants Outstanding Wai rants, Dist. No. 39 Warrants drawn since Juno 20, 1914 .$ 3,092.97 . 2,237.70 . 1,258.88 . 5,048.20 Amt." Total paid on faco of Warrants !!!!!.'.'.'!!! .' . 223 $10,29.r2 37.70 Outstanding Warrants Steam heat for bal. of year Telephone Rental for 6 months Water Rental for 6 months . . . Light for 10 months Teachor's Salary for 7 months. Janitor Work for 7 months . . Clerk's Salary for 7 months . . Incidentals for 7 months ..... 8,061.82 112.50 9.00 90.00 10.00 7,595.00 455.00 56.00 660.00 Amount of Indebtedness and expense for school year .$10,040.92 CHILDREN'S COATS Mackinaws FOR IADIE3 AND MEN Caps and New Clothes H. MORGUS & SON "QUALITY, QUANTITY, PRICE." '