ROBERT W. COLLINS
REAL ESTATE, INSURANCE AND LOANS
SUITE 9 WIGGETT BLOCK
For City Property, Farm Lands, Irrigated Tracts, Acreages, Residence and Business lots,
no equal, our list is very large, our prices are right. Read the following list:
SPECIALTY FOB THIRTY DAYS—Lake Frontage
We have come very deelrable tracts constating In
acreage from 27 to 80 acres and up. The prices
are rlrfht. We have some very One beach with
very desirable building locations. If you are look
ing for something first claae, we would be pleased
to show you what we have. Call and see us.
$45 per acre will purchase this 240 acre farm,
f 5,800 cash, balance terms to suit. 160 acres in
cultivation, all fenced and cross fenced with A
2 barb wire, and cedar poets. About 30 acres lu
timothy and clover, 120 acres cultivated in grain,
>0 acres in pasture, 60 acres in timber, 20 acres
brush. All first class level farm land, with first
class Improvements, 126 bearing fruit trees of
best varieties, all kinds of small fruits, berries
etc., a very fine new ten room residence, 3 large
cisterns, fine barn 24 by 62 feet, 2 good granar
ies, machine sheds, ioe house, good cellar, and
other out buildings. This Is one of the finest
farms In Kootenai county. There is no better
soil or improvements. Location 1s ideal, only
10 miles from Coeu$ d'Alene city, with railroad
touching one corner. Good school house % mile
distant. Post Office 1% miles. Surrounding
country all level. $600 to $1000 worth of farm
machinery goes with this sale. This Is a bar
gain. Look It up. ,
$$500 — Will purchase thta tract of 80 acres-—
No. 1 farm land with good buildings; house
24 by 24, ham 24 by 40, poultry house 10 by
20, fine young orchard of 78 assorted fruit
trees, 26 acres of level land In cultivation, bal
ance all tillable land with 2U.U00 feet of * <lx
ed pine aaw timber and 500 cords of woou.
This land Is located one mile froi coeur
d Alene lake and only 6 miles from the city
good wagon road. Ane water, and rich black
SOIL. A 11AKUAIN.
THIS IS A BONANZA
117000 — Will buy 320 acres of prime farm land
every foot Is In cultivation with fine Improve
ments; a splendid 7 room house, large barn,
very fine orchard—all bearing; all kinds of
email fruits, abundant supply of spring watsr
for ths stock and piped to the door for domes
tic use. There la no better anil. This proper
ty is located In Whitman county, Wash., and
only 6 miles from Colfax. Will take part in
some good Coeur d'Alene ptx ,.«rty world from
$4000 to $6000. Will give terms to suit on
$7000 or $8000. There is no oetter whe * farm
in Whitman county. Was... LOOK THIS UP.
$2600—Will buy 80 acres of No. 1 farm and tim
ber land, 10 miles from the city and one half
mile from a sawmill, with a good atx room
house, good barn and other buildings, Ane wa
ter and pump, good orchard, all fenced; 600.
000 feet of Ane yellow pine saw timber. This
Is one of our beet bargains In farm land at a
$80Q— w "l purchase this 80 acres of level land.
All rich soil. 7 acres have been In cultivation.
This Is timber land. The timber has been sold
and is being logged; located 10 miles from the
city on the railroad, Ane spring water. THIS
IS A 8NAP.
$5500 Will purchase, if sold soon. 160 acres of
choice farm and fruit luud on the Coeur
d'Alene lake, 6 miles from the city with one 6
room house and one 4 room house, lurge barn
poultry house, and spring house; a Ane large
spring, 14 cows, 3 good horses, 100 chickens,
nice gasoline launch, 100 nice fruit trees, 600
cords of standing wood, furniture wort- 2400,
40 acres meadow. This property Is located on
one of the most beautiful bays of Coeur
d'Alene lake; good boat dock within a few rods.
Will sell for $3000 cash; balance on terms to
suit. 8 per cent. There Is no better Invest
ment for the money. LOOK THIS IV.
AVONDALE IBRIGATED TBACTS
$4000- Will buy tracts 35 and 36 of block No.
13, consisting of 10 acres each—20 acres.
These tracts are located Just % mile due north
of the Hayden lake school house on the east
side of the county road that leads north, one
mile due west of the large poultry ranch at the
lake. These are tracts that were selected from
the choice tracts of the Arst addition and plat
ted 3 years ago; adjoining the west side of the
beautiful Hayden lake. There Is no puestlon
ns to the richness of the soli; as to the supply
of water, there Is u 14-inch main running
across both tracts from the Northeast corner
to the Southwest corner, and la now furnish
ing water for many tracts on every side of
these two tracts mentioned. There Is no bet
ter water system In the state. There Is no
better land. There Is no better location than
those two tracts. They are level. Only one
half mile from school and a good general store
This is a snap. There Is no better. This prop
erty Is worth 2260 per acre. Must be sold
quick. INVESTIGATE THIS.
$350- •Will buy two acres of No. 1 fruit or gard
en land Inside of the city limits, this Is an
Ideal tract for poultry raising, and market
gardening. No better bargain for the money.
$1500-—Will buy an acre tract, with 4 room resi
dence, with two nice porches, good wood shed
and poultry house, 40 nice fruit trees and One
garden which goes with property. This Is a
splendid chance to own a home near the city
and raise poultry and fruit.
WE HAVE FOR SALE 3 blocks of ground con
sisting of about 4 Vi acres Inside of city limits
on N. P. tracks. This Is a very desirable loca
tion for business blocks, manufacturing estab
lishments. etc. On these tracts are three good
resident buildings besides office and other large
buildings. WILL SELL ALL OR PART. A
WE HAVE ALSO FOR SALE 5 acres of the very
best garden land, all fenced and in crop, adjoin
ing the city limits. This is a most beautiful
tract for platting Into city lots or acre tracts;
it lies very high and level, fronting a 60 foot
street and adjoining a tract already platted. A
A BONANZA HOME
$3500 —Will purchase this beautiful home. An
8 room modern 2-story residence with 4 large
clothes closets, large pantry, Ane hall and stairs,
large bath room, electric lights, 2 large porches,
Ane cellar, wood shed, and storage room. 2
large corner lots 60 by 120 ft. each. This Is a
double corner with street on three sides. This is
one of the finest properties in the city, and very
close In. Beautiful shrubbery and lawn.
$1050 —Will take this 4 room new residence. Good
pantry, fine cellar, large wood shed and poultry
house and yard. 2 beautiful lots all fenced; city
water. A beautiful location. This is a snap,
$1600 —-Will take this beautiful home, large lot,
55 by 150 feet. Five room new bungalow, two
clothes closets, two good porches, water and
sink, nice lawn and excellent outbuildings in
cluding chicken house and park. Very desira
ble location. No better for the money In the
$1400" -Will buy a splendid home in a very good
location. A large six room house with bath
room, nice lawn, shade and fruit trees. Good
woodshed and barn, electric lights, city water
In house. Furniture can also be purcahased
at a reasonable price.
$1050 —Will buy a six room house, close In and
corner lot; nice porch, good barn and cellar,
city water. Rents all the time for $12 a
month. This is a good buy.
$1000~— Will buy a 4 room new plastered bunga
low, good pantry, etc.; poultry house 60 by 10
feet. This is located on a beautiful large lot
containing about % of an acre, 72% by 150
feet. A very nice location. This is one of
$900 —Takes 2 lots, one a corner, with a 4
room house, woodshed, poultry house, city
water, yard all fenced. Good location, and
close in. THIS IS A SNAP. LOOK IT UP IF
YOU WANT A BARGAIN.
$1365 —Takes this exceptionally fine bargain,
two lots, one of them a corner, on one of the
best streets, near in, with a good two room
bouse, nice lawn and toilet, good cesspool,
city water in house. TERMS.
$1850 —Will buy this beautiful home, large lot
t>5 by 132 feet east front, with six rooms and
bath and hall 9 by 10 feet, large closets, and
pantry, good cellar, woodshed and toilet, and
store room. City water and nice wash sink.
This is located in a most desirable residence
section, and is an ideal home.
$3500 —Will take this splendid new and well
equipped store building witli large flail above,
24 by 70 feet. This is a very desirable build
ing and location for a general store or other
business. Nothing better for the money in
$900 —A good 4 room residence close in. Clothes
closet, pantry, large porch, house wired for elec
tric lights. City water.
$750—Takes 5 room residence with large porch in
front and back, fine lot east front, all fenced.
This must be sold quick.
$2000 —Takes a seven room new house and a
large corner lot, 72 by 150 feet In a very de
sirable residence section. HOW IS THIS FOR
$275 —For a fine lot in Taylor addition. A bar
$1250 —Will buy four level lots on Lakeside ave
nue. one of them a corner. Will sell separate
ly or together. Good investment.
$550— For a very large, fine lot on Seventh
street, 66 by 216 feet.
$550— Will buy two fine lots, one of them a cor
ner, In North Park addition. Good location.
We have two lots, a most desirable location for
business block, hotel or lodging house. RIGHT
IN THE HEART OF THE CITY. INVESTI
GATE THIS. #
8 LOTS suitable for warehouse or manufacturing
plant, located on railway tracks in city limits.
THIS IS WORTH YOUR ATTENTION.
LODGING HOUSE furniture for sale, flat for
rent, reasonable, 11 rooms, splendid location
and doing good business.
$1375 —Takes six fine lots in Taylor addition,
two of them corners. A fine investment.
•480— Two nice lots in Lakeshore addition. A
$425— Will buy a fine large corner lot on Fourth
street. One of our best buys.
ALSO 2 acres of nice level land In one of the
new additions for ONLY $450. THIS IS A
$1500 —Takes 10 lots; 4 of them 52% by 105
feet and 6 of them 50 by 105 feet. This is a
splendid chance for a good investment.
$800 —Will buy five splendid lots, one of them
corner; or If sold separately $175 for the in
side lots and $200 for the corner. A SNAP.
'$500 —Takes a corner lot very close in, in one of
the most desirable residence sections of the city.
ROBERT W. COLLINS
The above are only a few of the many fine opportunities we have to offer the public
for investmenfs or to secure homes. We have resident property, lots, acreage, business
opportunities of the best in the city. We also have farm lands from 5 acres to 500 and
some large tracts of timber. It will pay you to call and investigate.
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A more elastic currency In tne
hands of the banka la not what this
country needs. Clearing house cer
tiorates are a species of elastic cur
rency and answer temporarily tne
protest needs and are aafe to use as
a circulating medium, but the people
would not accept them aa a perma
nent currency. The proposed elastic
currency law la no better because It
would place the money circulation
of the country In the hands of the
banks to be expanded and contracted
nt their will. That would place the
country la their power and Is the ob
ject they had la view when the gold
standard was adopted. They thought
then that n money famine would be
created and their elastic currency
bill would be passed as a relief meas
ure; but the Immense gold produc
tion of Alaska forced a postpone
ment of the scheme until the present
time. The bill will now be prasent
eu to congress and urged as the only
relief measure possible. If It falls
of passage we believe that the people
will demand an increased volume of
money through the free coinage of
silver. That would produce a cir
culating medium beyond the control
of speculators and absolutely In the
hands of the government, which L
the only guardian of the people s In
terests that cannot fall for any cause.
One of the unusual features of the
tinauclal*~6urry la the fact that de
i posits continue to increase In Coeur
d Alette's banka. That Is probably
due to their sound condition and the
confidence of the public. Had It not
been for the fact that Spokane banks
adopted the clearing house certifi
cate such a move would not have
been necessary by our local bunks.
Their cash reearve la steadily In
creasing and we believe If they were
to resume the unlimited payment of
currency today there would be no
perceptible withdrawal of funds.
That was a magnificent gift of Col.
D. P. Jenkins to the Spokane Y. M.
C. A., when he endowed the Institu
tion with $50,000. The colonel Is
loyal to Spokane and her public In
stitutions. He made his money there
and la placing It where It will do
The significance of yesterday's el- 1
eel Ions depends largely on the pollt- j
| leal belief of the Individuals. The
democrats lost Kentucky and carried 1
the city of Cleveland where Preai-!
dent Roosevelt was deeply Interest- ■
ed. The fact la that neither parly ^
has auythlng to crow over and in
stead of showing the political drift
of the iintluu there Is no showing at
If Willis one of Its publishers,
swears In court that be does not read
hts own patter, how can he expect
others to do so.
The heavy shipments of gold from
Europe are eaaing up the financial
stress to a very noticeable degree and
the rich man's panic la about over.
Preach Arms In North Africa.
France may l*> counted lucky if her i
success nt t'asahlauca puts au end to
ber troubles lu Morocco. It is now j
Just sixty years since Abd-el-Kader.
the Algerian luitrlot. surrendered to 1
the French ntul put an end to the ;
struggle which had lasted eighteen
years The outbreak In Algiers lu i
IS2U wns caused by a royal message
sent In answer to au appeal by the
nominal ruler of Algiers to the effect •
that **a king of France could not con j
Algiers." Abd-el-Kader, then a young
Arab student, took up the cause and
organised a tvlielllon against France.
At oue time 20.000 Arab cavalry at
tacked ami defeated the French. Filial
ly the tide turned, and Abd-el-Kader
was obliged to take refuge In Morocco,
where he found ttacking
France at last defeated the Moors,
who were the friends of the Algerian
chief, and they abandoned the cause
of Abd-el-Kader. who in turn attacked
the Moors, his late allies. In this last
throw Abd-el-Kader was defeated, and
he surrendered to the French on the
22d day of Decemlier. 1S47. The war
In Algiers was a costly adventure for
France, and at oue time she had 100,
000 men In the field. Wild tribes con
tinued to wage a guerrilla warfare In
the mountain districts. Abd-el-Kader
was held a prisoner by the French
king, tint when Napoleon III. cams
into power he liberated him and for
his subsequent services to the second
empire Invested the conquered foe man
of France with the cross of the LegVm
of Honor. Several noted commanders
of the armies of the empire earned
their spars In the Algerian campaigns.
Europe still seems disposed to vote
The Hague conference a tiisie. Most
of the critics declare that it has accom
plished nothing worth talking about
Considering the predictions made re
garding the outcome, It la not atupria
lng that the result has not been what
peace advocates hoped for, but as they
are a patient lot. likely to persist in
their efforts, good will be sure to come
from them in the end.
On# can hardly blame the man who
haa Just returned from a vacation trip
with Jamestown at the end of It for
getting warm under the collar when be
is confronted with the advice to •'buy
Christmas presents early and avoid the
Men on Mars fifteen feet tall? They
are having a high old time of it no
doubt, but probably those Martian sig
nals mean that they'd like to get dime
museum engagements down this way.
When it is ail over scientists get a
more respectful bearing than before
for their positive assertions that there
is no such thing as an equinoctial
Dr. Wiley is said to be organizing
another squad for food experiments.
In time stomachs wUl be almost as
much in demand aa brains.
Hunters are now engaged in trying
to solve the old mystery about why a
man is so much easier to hit that. a
Today's news today.
Hal Shaririurk, Maimgcr
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