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THE ONTARIO AHdUS, ONTARIO, OREUON, THURSDAY. JUNE 3, 1920.
UtAM .1U11V UXONKHATIM county jujhji: and cocht (Contlnuod From I'ngo 1) hand writing, n copy o( onfd ortlor being ns follews: May Clh, 1919. County Clork, Mulliour County, Oro. l'loaso dollvor to J. II. Tost warrant Issued In my namo (or rolmto on It) 17 taxos, in case Bald warrant Is Is miod by tlio County Court. ELGIN FOKWAIIDINO CO. Uy WADE BILKIt Wo find that tlio County Court nnd County Commissioners had ktiowlcdgo nt tlio time that tliesa various claluia wore paid; that .1. II. Tost was collecting nana Wo fall to find that L 11. Test ro colvud any of tlio monoy that was collcctod by J. II. Tost, nnd wo fall to find that E. II. Test was guilty of any crirno. Wo flud that no complaint of tlio G0 contingent foo chargud wau in ti do by any of tlio witnesses who appoarod boforo us, and that tlio Information rolatlvo to robutes be ing duo cortnln parties was n part of tlio public records, and could havo boon socurod by anyone. Wo find 22 othor claims, other than tlioso bundled by J. II. Test, allowod by tlio County Court, and thoro aro approximately 200 rohatos duo othor tax payors for which no claims havo boon filed. Wo do not find that Mnlhur Ceouuty was wrong ed or dofruudod na a County by vlr tuo of tlio roturn of these rebates, nnd on the contrary K. II, Test In troduced evidence to tlio effect that by carefully auditing bills tlio County Court has saved tlio County many dollars. Wo hellovo from tlio ovid on co of K. II. Tost apparently tlio County Judge's office has been con ducted In an efficient manner, und cortnln of tho uttucks that have been in a do upon tho County Judge appear unjustified from tho evidence sub mitted to us. Itospectftilly submitted, T. J. BilOSN'AN, Foreman A. L. McDOWELL L. L. CUL1IEIIT80N JAMES IIAKVEY A. (1IIAM813 ADAM MUIIUAY II. II. COCK HUM maliiixh i:Mi:iti'itiHi: is ucroitTKi) sold this i;i;k According to a report received In Onturio this weok Ceo. 11. Cunoy who has published the Malheur liu terprlso for tho past three years fol lowing Its purchuse from John Itlgby and tho Huberts ostute, has sold his Interest In tho publication. It Is understood that Mr. Currey has purchased the Uakor llurold from liruco Dennis und will soon take charge ot thut pioporty. Andrew ltobluson of the Independ ent Market was culled to l.os An geles lust Meek by 'the very serious Illness of his sister. TOO IjATU TO CLASSIFY 10 It HKNT u sleeping room, with home privileges, on Kust side, liiiiilro at Argus 37-J-U-27. WANTED to leaso a five room house for yeur or more, perfectly modem, Apply at Argus Office. IIOlHi: WINS HLU(.(J1N(1 MATCH I'ltO.M ONT.UtIO (Contlnuod from I'age 1) swat that went to tho raco truck on tho South oust turn, and Wyuian's wolghty wallop that registered him at third. Then Clcoru or Ontario did Ills host to win tlio monoy for tho locals with four separate singles, half of tho total Ontario garnered dur ing tho uttoruoon. Tho defeat uecordlug to scoring rules Is tabbed ugulnut ICelley fur when ho took up tho burden or heav ing whero Malloy left off tho score was Ontario fi, llolso A. Itlffol who fucud Kolloy first looked his offer ings ovor nnd picked one which ho tlckotod for two cushions an error by Halnbrldgo and Willlums single tied scorn. In tho seventh HoIsh put tho gamo Into tho cooler with u quar tette of runs socurod by three hits, ouo a doublo and ouu error. Ontario made u grand rally In tho 8th frumo two errors, it himu on halls and u lilt garnered three runs und put thorn within two of ticlug for Bharmnii hud lutorsperred his homo run in llolso's half. Tho Ontario lost the Monday gamo It won two precoodlug it. Lust Tliuis day Kumpa was deelslvoly defeated hero mid on Sunday tlio hoys Journey od to Council where thoy took a one sided guuio from the l'iurod players, scoro shows for Monday's game Ontario AH It II I'O A R Clcorn, ct 4 2 1 0 1 Chapman, II. 2.. 4 1 I 2 4 3 Ilalubridgo 3 ..4 1 1 0 2 2 Chupmau M ss 4 0 1 13 0 Luckoy 1 4 1 0 14 2 2 Korwln rf if ..4 1 0 1 1 01 Mdy, o 3 0 0 I! 0 0 Malloy p If 4 I'O 0 4 0 Wolla rf 2 1 1 2 1 0 Kolloy p If ....3 0 0 0 10 30 8 8 27 IS S llolso ,.AIl U 11 10 K K Masou It G 0 1 2 0 0 (Irobo 3 G 0 0 1 2 3 Hhormau o . , . . G 1 1 8 1 0 lllffol 6 1 1 2 2 1 Cobleyx cf ...,G 1 2 0 0 1 (llooson 1 ....4 2 0 12 0 0 Williams rf 4 12 0 0 1 Hohler 2 G 3 3x 2 4 2 Wyman p G 1 X 0 8 0 Wolls 0 0 0 0 0 0 I'HOCLA.MATIO.V 11V Till; MAYOIt W1IEUEA8, on tho 2 n t ti da) or May, 1920, u special election was hold In tho City ot Ontario, Mulliour County, Oregon, submitting to the legal voters ot said city (or their udoptlou or rejection an amendment to Section 11 J of tho City Charter of said city; und WI1EKEA8, upon tho canvass of tho vote cast at said election by the Common Council of said city u total of 27G votes wero cast' upon tho (lilosllon submitted, as follows. 201 ballots wore east In favor of said umeudmeut and 74 liullols wore cast agulnst said ameiidiueiit; und WilEUKAS, It thus appears that said umeudmeut lias received an af firmative majority ot all the legal votes cast at said election on said proposition; NOW THEItEFOKK, I, It. W. Jones, Muyor ot tho City ot Ontario, Mulliour County, Oregon, do hereby doclaro and proclaim that Houllon 113 of tho City Charter of said City of Ontario bus been amended to read us follows; "tioctlou 113. l'owor und uuthorlty Is hereby given to the council and tho said council Is bcroby authorised to borrow money on tho fitlth of tho city, to loan tho credit thereof, or both, and to thut end provide for tho Issuance or bonds and warrants for any purpose which In tho Judgment qf tho council Is beneficial to the Interosta of said city, and to design ate tlio manner und time foi tho pig ment tlioroof und tho Interest thoro on ; provided, however, thut the City or Onturio shall not havo power to issue its bonds for uuy purpose or to Incur any Indebtedness (except bonds Issued for public Improvements whore tho cost thereof Is ussossed to tho property specially bouo(ltod) In ox- cess of (40) Forty per cent of tho taxable property within the city, tho amount tlioroof to be ascertained from tho lust preceding assessment iiiiulo for county und statu purposes, and no bonds whatever (except bonds Issuod tor public Improvements whero tho cost tlioroof Is ussosxed to tho properly specially benefit d) shall bo issued for the said city, un til tho voters ot said city, at a spoc lul election for that purpose, by u majority vote, shall declare u favor of tlio same; provided thut Interest on said bonds shall not exceed six por cent per milium." And thut said Section 113 us amended by the legal voters ot tho City of Ontario at suld special city election Is now In full forco, effect and virtue. IN W1TNBSS W1IKHKOF. I lune hereunto set my hand and canned this proclamation to ho nttosted b the City Itocnrder and tho soul of tin City of Ontario to be affixed this 29th day of May, 1920. It. W. JONKS, Mayor Attest: Cla M. 8toarns. City Hecorder LOCAL ID PERSONAL. A W. Conovor of Mountain Home Is an Ontario visitor this week. 10. 11. Couklln drove to I. a Grande Monday to attend tho Union county stock show. Mrs E. II. Conkllu ot Cairo Is on tortolnltiK hor mother who arrived hero lust Saturday evonlng. Mrs. Kmlly Hall who delayed her doparturo for tho Hot Iiko Sanitar ium left Sunday ovonlng for I." (irutide. Mrs. F. J. Clotno returned cster duy from n visit ut tho home of her slstor, Mrs. Claypool 17 mllo above Vale. Mrs. Florence Johnson and daugh ter Marjorlo left Monday morning for Columbus, Ohio for an extended visit with friends. Mr. and Mrs, Elmo l'cnrson of Wclser worn week-end guests of Mrs Pearson's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Under. Mrs. Sanders who has been the guest nf her father and mother, Mr nnd Mrs. C. It. Segulno loft Monday morning for her homo In New Jersey ltov. nnd Mrs. Chnrlos Illoom wen pnssongers on Monday morning's No 18 for Chicago, St. Louis and other onstom points for a month's vaca tion. Mr. nnd Mrs. Ivan K. Onkos will ontcrtnln tlio Fortnightly Club of On tario and tho Vulo llrhlgo Club at their homo on First avsnuo 8 W Saturday evening. Mrs. Geo. K. Aiken und daughters, Jean and Carrie Loulso left Monday morning lor St. I'uul, Minn. Chicago and Ludlngton, Michigan whero the) will visit relatives this summer Mr. and Mrs, A. L. MeAfoo have had work started on a modern bung alow" which they aro to build on First street 8. W. on tho property ad- Joining tho Charles Atherlou home. 1', J. (Inllughor loft Saturday morning for Hums and I.akevlew Aftor concluding a case In the Uike County district court ho will go lo l'ortland on business before return ing to Ontario. Mrs. John II. Gordon formerly of tho Entornrlso staff ot Vale has Join ed tho Argus stuff this wnik. Mr and Mrs. Gordon aro living In the residence thoy purchased from Mrs A. L. Bproul on First street 8. I). W. Powers anil K. W I lowland of tho Commercial Club's good road committee urn taking advantage of business trips to log tho roads be tween Ontario and Huntington, On tario and Holse ami to tho wextwurd for tho Blgns which tho club will put up sumo tlmo this summer. Treasurer lir I. W. M. I'niiil Subscriptions to tho Inter Church World Movement may bo paid ut tho Ontario National llank to W. F. Ho nian who has been appointed treas urer by tho stato offlco at Portland. Mrs. M. L. Waring of Eugene, who Eugene hns proven wonderful for formerly was Miss Alpha Orcutt of , her. With her sister Mrs. Luehrs, this city has been very much enJo-Mrs. Waring goes Hits week to ing a visit hero with hor sister, Mrs. ' Halley, Idaho for a visit with hor O. G. Luohrs und her brother ('mil i brother Elmer Orcutt, boforo return Orcutt, Ono of the sources of en- ing to her loganberry ranch Jn the Joymcnt comes from tho fact that university city, so many ot hor old friends hardly ' The Nows whllo It Is Nuws Itead know hor now for tho cllmnta nt xhe Ontario Argus, -" r a NOTICE OF l0(3 TAX DIE Notlco Is hereby given that tin annual dog tux Imposed upon am dog of any ago In Ontario. Oregon, I uow duo nud payable, at the City lie corder's offlco In tho City Hall of snld City, Any person falling to socuro a llconso for their dog on or be foro tho 20th day pf Juno 1920 will be subject to arrest and flno In nccord nnco with tho provisions of tho Ordln mice licensing dogs. The llcenso for mnlo dogs Is Three Dollurs and for foninlos, Five Hid Inrs per year. Dated this 6th day ot June, 1920 CLAY M STEARNS. J. 3-10 City Recorder A free labor bureau will be main 43 10 11 27 17 S tallied by tho Farm Hureuu A uiiin Summary: Credit defeut to Kolloy, hor of men havo applied for woik Uetory te.Wymnu: base on balls off nnd some of thorn are now on the Kolloy 1, Wyman 3, Wells 2, struck list. Farmers can help solve their out by Malloy 3, Wyman G, Kolloy 1; labor problem by notifying tho Conn double plays, Wyman to Hohler to ty Agent by mnll, telephone, or in Hlffot to Gloason; twd base hits Hit- person, of their needs In the way of fol nnd Williams; threo base hit Wy- j help. If you need help get your man; homo run Sherman; wild pltah name In. und than ho goad enough to Wyman; Umplro Carls Wolls; tlmo take It off tho list whoti ou are 2;45, 'through needing help. SUNDAY AND MONDW liiue II .V Till WILLIAM K. IIAHT In ".John I'ettlnialh" .Mr. Shine) Dievv (Nnued) .Moil. At Tiir., .lime 7 .V Mill FATTY AHIU'CKLI in "Tho (iiirnge" TiicmIii), .lime Kill KATIIHItlXi: MrDO.VU.D 111 "ThimdeilMilt" iiImi Don't forget Fntt) is lo. tin) alo. Wed. .V- TliuK, .lime 11 III MAY ALLISON 111 "The Wiilk-OfN" I'allio N'oavn .V: Hiixtlc Homeo Comedy IMday, .luiio 1 1th IRENE CASTLE In "The InMb1e lloml" Saturday, June 1'Jtli CIIAHLIW HAY lu "Crocked S(ialKiu" Hall Itooni It.ns Ciimm(v z ALEXANDER started the ball rolling about a month ago, cutting and slashing prices in every department. Already Our Special Sale has saved hundreds of dollars to our customers, each day adding something new to these attractive events. All Dress Shirts 20 per cent off All Astor Hats 20 per cent off All Shoes at 20 per cent off All Straw Hats 20 per cent off The month of May has been like a 1 wninwma to us and we never have caught up with our work. Spring Clothing In mens and young mens being sacrificed at from 20 to 30 reductions. $26.45 for $29.65 for $33.50 for $36,45 for $35.00 suits $37.50 suits $40.00 suits $45.00 suits I We're Going Right Ahead With The Fight $ .75 necl"vear all go at $ gQ 1.00 necwear aM ff at $0 l.OU neckwear all go at 1.210 Our entire Boys' Department is at the mercy of a 20 percent reduction. ALEXANDER One Price Clothier, Ontario, Oregon . J ..