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ADVERTISING MEDIUM \ OL. HI. NO. 91 One by One the Roses Fall Have You Picked One for Yourself? That is to say, nearly one-half of the Ferryman Tract has been soli. It is being sold in acre and two acre tracts, to people who- want attractive homes, with bearing fruit trees, close in to town, yet who want something larger than city lots. I know that you can't duplicate this property in the valley at the price. I doublt if you can get better at any price. Ju3t go by and take a look at it, and see if you don't agree with me. Arthur Gunn Real Estate and Financial Agent Resident Manager Wenatchee Development Co. •Robbed by the Landlord Seeking a Home If so you can escape the clutches of one and minimize your troubles of the other through my leaving the city, by buying my inoomparable, cosy, well appointed, modern 6-room cottage, with beautiful lawns at much less than actual value. Terms, $1,400 cash; balance IS months at S per. cent. You'll Find Easy quotas along the lines of comparison with all other so-called good buys, built to sell at a profit, and absolute protection against any false statement from the envious or policy knocker, by seeing this prop erty of distinction yourself before buying. When you can show and deliver the goods. I not only have the goods for immediate delivery, but am ready to show Missourians, and all others to their own satisfaction any time this week, that all these statements are indisputable facts. Property to be seen is on the corner of Palouse and D sts. Call in; look it over; no trouble to show. Owner, E. T. MAUK HKSIHEXCE PHONE 1442 WENATCHEE AVENI E. Wenatchee Realty & Investment Co.'s Specials for This Week Two Improved 10-Acre Tracts out north side of Wenatchee river about half way be tween Wenatchee and Monitor. Choice land, fair buildings, set to best varieties of trees. Price $6,500 Eaci). Terms . , Tbe New High School Building will be erected on Grand View addition next year. This should be the finest school structure m Chelan county. We have about forty choice residence lots in that addition which are going fast. We sell them on monthly payment plan. Don't overlook this opportunity. Wenatchee Realty & Invest ment Company Self-Praise i s Allowable. THE WENATCHEE DAILY WORLD, WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON, WEDNESDAY, TTTToBKR 33, 1907. BARBER LOSES MANY SHAVES Fifteen Dollars Stolen from the Till of Mills' Shop Yesterdajr % Afternoon. $ir.. Fifteen! An Eagle and a half! A wad hig enough to choke a cow. The price cf one hundred shaves! That's what a sneak thief frisked from the till of Mills' barber shop early yesterday afternoon. Mills himself had gone to lunch. F. C. Smith, his assistant, was alone in the shop. Smith suddenly recalled an errand —a Teally urgent one which he had meant to accom plish earlier in the day—and has tened out and across the street. He was gone four or five minutes, and | when he returned the drawer was j standing open and the cash missing. A mosn extraordinary feature of ■ the incident, and one which shows the carelessness of some otherwise : accomplished thieves, was the fact 1 that although the visitor got the [money tue overlooked a scuttle of j diamonds and other precious stones ■ which stood on the shelf above the diawer. Good Roads Meeting. The Dally World editor is in re ceipt of an invitation from President Samuel Hill of the Washington Good Roads Assocation, to attend its sixth annual meeting, which will be held at Bellingham on November 11th and 12th. The sveral changes in the road ' laws of the state effected by the last legislature will be discussed. A meeting commemorating th? fiftieth anniversary of the settle ment of the State of Washingt.m will also be held at Bellngham on the 11th of next month. A new granitoid walk is to be started at once in front of the Che wawa Hotel and Groves' store. Lev els can be furnished here as also in front of the Daily World and Colum bia Valley Bank buildings, which will not conflict with the new grade cf the avenue, as established. I P. R. AGENT VISITS CITY Canadian Co. Reduces lime Between Spokane and St. Paul—A Trip cf Rare IVauty. From Wenatchee to St. Paul in 53 hours and 30 minutes. That's what the C. P. R. has prom ised. M. G. Murphy. Esq., of Winnipeg, I Manitoba, general traveling passen jger agent for the Canadian Pacific Railway compny, was in the city yes terday, arranging for a representa tion for his company. The C. P. R. has long been fa mous among traveled people for the !speed of its trains and ocean steam-; ships, and for their uniformly high class equipment. Its new train between Spokane j and St. Paul makes the run, it is saiid, in less time than any other through train, covering the distance in 53% hours. The picturesque hotels along the Canadian Pacific railway are one of j the most pleasant features of the: trip. No one who has made the scenic journey from Winnipeg to Vancouver but remembers well the numerous chateau-like hotels which nestle in cosy valleys along the moun" tainous portions of the road. The meals and service in these hostelries bear little resemblance to the aver age railway hotel; they seem more like exclusive summer resorts. Mr. Murphy Is a gentleman of pleasing personality, and was open TA III OUT The Band will Play at 7100. Governor Mead will speak UmUnl at 7:30 sharp. Lee- U/ryATPUrr Tiiriynr lure Course, Kellogg-Haines,- 8:30 If LllH I ÜBILL I HUt IML ly enthusiastic in his admiration of our valley. He states that his com pany is wa'ching with interest the devefopment of the State of Washing ton, and. pariieulaly the rapid prog ress of such Bootioag as the Wenit cbee valley. C. A. Battles and family are now comfortably er.scc-nced in their hand some new home on North Wenatchee City Pump is Working. People are now drinking Columbia River water, the new pump being at last in working order and running steadily. Engineer Scott is ousy with an estimate on a permanent pumping plant, for supplying the city with river water, and will submit his fig ures to the council within the next 30 days. See our new line of syringes and hot water bottles before buying else where. Wenatchee Drug Co. CITY FATHERS IN MOURNING Wept at Scheble's Absence, but Had Enough Vitality Left for Routine Business. The City Council was in mourning last night for the absent Mayor, but managed to struggle through alone, and accomplished the following mu nicipal business. Electric Lights. A proposed contract was read, pertaining to the installation of the 20 arc lights voted at a previous meeting. On motion it was decided to make an effort to secure the lights according to the provisions of the contract as read. To Pay for Motor. On motion, the 011 l against the city for the motor installed in the pump ing plant was ordered paid. Pipe now lying on the ground plong Chelan avenue was ordered collected and stored. Gas Franchise. The proposed franchise to the Wenatchee Electric Co. for the mau ufacture of gas passed a second real ing, and was ordered to third read ing. Mission Street Sidewalk. A resolution relative to placing a sidewalk on the west side of Mission street, between Spokane "and Lewis s/i-ets, was adopted. Granite Curbing*. On motion, it was decided that all curbings on Wenatchee avenue should be of granite. Jail Contract. Bids for the construction of the jail were read from I. J. Baily & Co., Wilson Brothers, E. J. Delaney, L. O. Hall and H. J. Kimmell. j Moved and seconded, that H. T. jKimmell's bid for doing the stone, j concrete and woodwork be accepted, provided he furnish satisfactory I bonds. Carried, j All steel bids were rejected, i AH combination, bids were reject j cd. Sidewalk Contract. j The bid of Rogers & Long for the (construction of sidewalks according jto the city engineer's advertisement, j was accepted by the council, and the | contract will be awarded to th«m. Municipal Salaries, j Aa ordinance raising the salar'e-i !of the water commissioner fro*n $100 ,to SllO per month, and that of the Hetty clerk from $S5 to $90 per month j as adopted. | There being no further business jbtfore the council it adjourned. j Fresh milk, cream aad butter at the WVuatchee Dairy Depot at 28Vb Wenatchee aye. N. Make delivery morning and evening. 25. S. T. WeUs. WELCOME TO THE GOVERNOR Chief Executive Arrives from the Okanogan and is Greeted at the Dock. Governor Mead and his private secretary, Frank Dallam, Jr., ar*'ved or. the C. & O. S. S. "Columb a" at 2 o'clock this afternoon, completing a tour of three weeks through the northeastern portion of the state. The gubernatorial party were met at the dock by a committee of lead ing citizens, and escorted up town. During his visit in the cty the Gov ernor wll be entertained at the home of Mrs. George H. Ellis, Jr., who is Mr. Dallam's sister. Tonight's Program. Tonight at 7:15 the band will play in front of the theater; at 7:30 the Governor will address the people of Wenatchee in the theater, and a large concourse of citizens is expectd to turn out and hear the chief executive —the man who supported Wenatchee in her valiant fight for the bridge bill. The Governor not only urged the pas sage of this bill in his message, but throughout the session of the legis lature did all he could to foster it. The Governor has lately traveled over 275 miles by stage, and Js hearse from much speaking and is pretty well fagged out. Following his speech tonight an informal re ception will be held. The Kellog-Haines singing party appeal at the Wenatchee theater to night, the performance starting im mediately after the Governor's recep tion. Governor Mead and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Dallam leave on the night I train for Olympia. Th indominate Captain Burbank— the Miles Standish of CJashmere —is in Wenatchee today. Made 'I'rip to Hanford. Bert Scheble and Emil Miller re cently made an extended trip through the much advertised Han ford inigation- region, Includng on their pilgrimage the cities of Kenne wick, North Yakima, etc. Various parties have gone from here to Kennewick, Priest Rapids, and other newly irrigated districts to the south and southeast, but in variably they return, declaring that while these other places are good jthat they don't compare with Wef , natcbee. * * | An up to date line of stationery at jthe Wenatchee Drug Co. Wenatchee Presbytery to Meet Here. The newly organized prsbytry, j consisting of th Presbyterian ; churches of Chelan, Douglas and ! Okanogan counties, will hold its j first session next Tuesday evening jat the Presbyterian church. Among j the speakers will be Dr. J. M. Wil jsun of Seattle, pastor of one of th.? largest Presbyterian churches on the | coast. Dr. Wilson will be the j speaker on Wednesday evening, j Ministers and laymen will be p-e.s --en!. from all the churches. ■ • i WATERVILLE FARMERS WORRY. Claim Grain Companies Ask 'I'ob Large a Margin. Waterville, Wash., Oct. 20.—Far mers in this vicinity are very much dissatisfied because of the large mar gin that the grain companies are buy ing on this year, and are seriously considering organizing a grain pool of some 200,000 bushels or more and holding their wheat until the margin between this point and the coast is more reasonable. During the last week wheat quota tions on the coast have ranged from 92 %c. to 94c, while the highest price so far paid at the tram station, near READ THE CLASSIFIED PAGE FIVE CEXTB PER COPY. ;« here, is 67c, making a difference of from to 27c. This difference, the farmers claim, is entirely too much. The rate from the tram to Seattle is 17c. a bushel, thus showing a mar gin for the grain buyer of from to. to 10c. The farmers claim that a 3c. margin is ample enough and that if the grain compacTes Insist on tin present rate they will not get the grain. Wife Conducts His Paper. The World Is in receipt of news from Escondldo, Cal., that Mrs. Jo sephine Lindsay, wife of the Jate Major Lindsay, will continue to con duct the Escondldo Times, which paper Major Lindsay owned and ed ited up to the time of his death. Mrs. Lindsay is well and favora bly known in Chelan county, where her husband resided and engaged in journalistic work for many years. Her many old friends here will wish her every success in the continuation of her decased 'husband's work. ; Fresh Palm candies received every week at the Wenatchee Drug Co. Boys Go Camping. The members of Mr. L. T. Arm strong's Sunday school class of the Christian church went camping last Monday at W'enatehee bridge, ac companied by their pastor, Rev A. J. Adams, and Mr. Armstrong. The following b>ys composed the party. R£n Aeher. Alvin Asher, Johnny But tles. Claivn«.e Sharp, Leon Brown, \\ iilard Duncan, Uriel Barnes, Ge->. Clary and Leon Adams. They had a most enjoyable time, everyone be ing satisfied with his outing. In Hiding 50 Years. Sacramento, Cfei. Oct. 22.— Th» engineering corps of the Western Pa cific hfs roused from his slumbers * modern Rip Van Winkle—an old recluse who did not know of tha civil war. "Bill" Brown is his name, and he lives in a lonely cabin in back of Orovlle. Here he made his home in the days before the war, and only once or twice a yqar has he entered the nearest mining camp for supplies. Without asking any .questions, as to what the rest of ££c world, jmfetoSqf *• would go tack ing time he was dif fident and refused to talk. At last .he became loquacious and began to. ask questions. He wanted to know the outcome of the fight between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Doug las for a seat in the Unite 1 States senate. His engineering friends friends brought him to Sacramento to witness the celebration over the coming of the Northern Electric road. Rip Van Winkle had slept l tor 20 years, t>ut "Bill" Brown had j been buried for half a century. | Everything was changed and new. ;He refused to take an inteiest In ! thing. ' This is too much for mc,"' be hhid. "Too much noise, too much bustle, too many people." He was astonished at the progress the world had made, but could not understand it. He gave a sigh of re lief when he was placed on the cars and again headed for the mountain fastnesses of Butte County. F. L. Sanders of Entiat was In town yesterday. M. W. A. Notice. On account of the Governor speak ing at tne Opera House this evenitis, the Modern Wool men of America will not call to order nnti! 9 p. m., thus sl owing all members that so desire a chance to attend both meet ings. There is business of impor tance to come before the Lodge and a full attendance is desired. Signed. H. A. Saunder?. P. R. Baggot, Ciaudo E. Stewart, R. L. Bartlett.