DAILY EAST ORE GO MAN, PENVLETOX, OREGOX SATURDAY, JUNE 27, 1908.
Shirtwaists, Skirts, Silk Petticoats, Fancy
Hosiery, Collars, Belts and Oxfords
Going Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thurs
day and Friday at the Big Bankrupt Sale of the
Teutsch Stock for the Fourth of July Trade.
Everybody Tog Up
Only five more days and only one place to buy
your celebration clothes.
Every article in every department at ab
solutely Wholesale Cost! and Less.
F. E. LIVENGOOD CO.
Successors to Teutsch's Dep't. Store.
Ice cream at Hohbach'a.
Don't miss the wild west show,
All kinds of good dry wood.
See Mlnnls for good, dry wood that
burns. Lots of It on hand.
Dressed chickens every day. Stark
Poultry House. 'Phone black 3791
Wanted Furnished house, good
location. Address P. O. Bov 680, city.
Wanted to Kent Furnished house.
Will take good care. Address Box
Unfurnished housekeeping rooms
for rent. Enquire at East Oregonlan
All kinds of transfer work done
promptly. Stansberry A Milne, phone
For Rent Store room ... on Main
'street In East Oregonlan building. Ap
ply at this office.
Wanted Place to work on ranch
by man and wife. Apply at Palace
lodging house, room 2.
For Sale At a sacrifice, modern
18-room lodging house on Main
street. Apply this office.
See Stanley Brothers' wild west
show at the ball grounds Saturday
and Sunday, June 27 and 28.
Lost On the streets of Pendleton,
Mack colt. Liberal reward offered
for return to Oregon Feed Yard.
Hotel Bowman Cafe Is now open,
6 a. m. to 10 p. m., a la carte. Straw
berries and Ice cream also served.
For Rent Neatly furnished, four
room, modern house, for three
months only. Call at 81S W. Alta
Lost Ladles' light brown rain coat,
dark brown velvet collar and cuffs
Finder please return to Stewart's liv
ery stable on Cottonwood street and
I'lutflp Monthly Announce Great
Story by Famous Autlior.
The following announcement has
Just been received by the East Ore
gonlan from the Pacific Monthly:
Doubtless the keenest Joy known
to the editorial soul, after receiving
and reading a great novel, la the Joy
of announcement of It to readers. Our
If so, place your case In the
hands of a competent Optician.
Wo use the latest, most scien
tific and most thorough method
of testing the eyes. We use
nothing but the best lenses.
Our charges are reasonable
and work guaranteed.
Jeweler and Optician.
7SI Main St.
experience with Herman Whltaker's
fine story, "The Settler," which was
concluded some months ago, taught
us that no feature of a magazine Is
more widely appreciated and eagerly
sought than a strong serial. Ever
since this, we have been trying to get
another strong novel. Some people
have an Impression that the literary
woods arc full of unknown geniuses
who can write great stories, but that
no opportunity exists for such, as the
authors with the "great names mo-
noDOlIze the field. Thousands of
writers Imagine that, if only they had
a chance. Fame would be theirs, too.
But it seems to be the concurrence of
publishing experience that a good
thing Is rare. If you want to be sure
of securing a masterly work, you must
apply to those who have established
their right to be called masters.
In our search for a great novel, we
have been impressed by the fact that
every other publisher Is seeking the
same thing; the work of every mas
terly author Is eagerly snapped up.
We wrote to every author of note
In America, setting forth our want,
and offering any price for the right
thing. We found every one of them
willing enough, but the work of each
had been spoken for for at least a
London, who has already contrib
uted several short stories to The Pa
cific Monthly, we scarcely hoped to
reach, and did not communicate with
him, as he was out of the country,
until we accidentally learned that he
had Just completed, and was Bending
from somewhere In the South Seas,
the manuscript of his latest novel. An
urgent telegram and letter to his
agent, Mrs. Nlnetta Karnes, offering
a good round sum for the mere priv
ilege of reading the manuscript, and
for an option upon It for 10 days,
brought a prompt and favorable re
ply. The manuscript came, beautiful
ly typewritten, 142,000 words in
length. "Mr. London says you may.
give it for title, either 'Success' or
'Martin Eden,' " wrote Mrs. Eames,
"and as for Its character. Judge for
Mr. London himself Is too modest to
express himself beyond the following
brief remark In a letter:
"I do not know what you will think
of this novel; I do not know what to
think of it myself. But at any rate
you will find It entirely different from
anything else I have done."
It Is quite different from anything
else Mr. London has ever done. It Is
neither surcharged with the author's
tendency to soclologic discussion, nor
with -many of the peculiarities of
manner and form found In all his oth
er work. It establishes the author's
reputation for versatility, and will
without question take rank among the
great novels of recent years.
"You must have that novel," said
Charles Ersklne Scott Wood, after he
had finished reading the manuscript;
"It Is a good story."
But we had already telegraphed our
acceptance. While Mr. London's
price, 17000, seemed a bit heavy for
a young western magazine, we were,
of course aware that we were getting
the first-comer's bargain; especially
after receiving a telegram from a
000 for our option. Maybe we are a
000 for our option. Maybe we ae a
bit garrulous in gossiping thus, but
really, we may be pardoned Jubilance
over our new possession.
Something further as to the story?
Mrs. Eames, who knows Mr. London
like a mother, says that he has woven
into Martin Eden a thinly disguised
picture of his own early struggles for
success in literature. Somehow there
Is a suggestion of Les MIserables
Jean Valjean though of course with
an entirely dissimilar motive. Writes
a critical friend whom we asked to
read the manuscript:
"Once In a generation there strug
gles to the light a soul nurtured In
darkness, but born to power Irresist
ible. Martin Eden Is the portrayal
of- such a soul striving, toiling, fight
ing for, and, in the end, winning
knowledge from Ignorance, culture
from degradation, and eminence from
obscurity. Through all, his guiding
star is a woman In the higher sphere
to which he at last attains; but the
mainstay of his success Is the majes
ty of his strength, the tenacity of his
courage, and the sublimity of his pur
CANADIAN' FIG GROWING.
of Raising Sub-tropical
Fruit In Ontario.
lot or Cold Bottle
The new vaoum bottle, willkeep
contents hot for 24 hours, warm
for 48 hours, and cold: for 72
hours. Two sizts, pints $5.00,
THE DRUQ STORE THAT SERVES YOU BEST..
Consul A. G. Seyfert, of Colllng-
wood, reports that the culture of figs
has proved successful In the Canadian
province of Ontario. He says:
The Niagara peninsula, that par.t
of Ontario west of the .Niagara river
to the western end of Lake Ontario,
Is well known as one of the finest
fruit-growing sections In the province
If not in Canada, but It may surprise
many to learn that fig culture has
been successfully conducted near Ni
agara on the lake for the last 40
years. The climate of this section
of the peninsula appears peculiarly
suited for the culture of figs. The
open waters of Lake Ontario and the
Niagara river modify the tempera
ture greatly, and the usually com
paratively mild winter, as compared
with the same latitude elsewhere,
followed by a backward spring caus
ed by the ice coming down the river
from the upper lake and the dry
and warm summer, produce an Ideal
climate for all kinds of fruit, espe
The fig is a native of subtropical
countries, and Is almost unknown In
central North America In Its fresh
state. The theory is that figs will suc
ceed In any country where peaches
and apricots do well without protec
tion, If the fig plant receives proper
winter protection. The fig growers
of the Niagara district protect their
plants In the following manner during
As soon as the leaves have fallen
and shnrp frosts set In, two or three
of the branches are bent to the
ground In their natural direction and
tied loosely with strips of cotton or
other soft material and held In place
by crotched pegs, care being taken
not to injure the bark. When all
branches are down the whole Is cov
ered with a mound of earth three to
four feet In depth. In the writer's ex
perience fine sand ' is preferable to
earth, as it keeps away mice and cut
worms, which are injurious to the
In the spring when danger from
severe frost Is over, air Is let Into the
mound by holes made with a small
pole or the handle of a rake, and
during the following 10 days the
earth Is removed In Installments.
Care must be taken that the bark
is not Injured In the process. When
the bush is fully exposed It Is gen
erally found that bearing wood is cov
ered with small fruit, about the size
of a large pea, while the buds show,
but are not open. Varieties that have
proved most successful at Niagara are
the White and Purple Ischlas, the
Brown Turkey, and White Genoa.
Frank Snyder has been In town to
day' from his wheat ranch.
M. F. Wright, well-known young
business man of Roseburg, Is in the
city for a few days.
A, J. Watrus, a young farmer from
near Adams, Is among the county seat
business visitors today.
Adam Noble, a former Pendleton
boy, but now of Pilot Rock, Is In Pep
dleton today on business.
Dave Lavender, former marshal of
Weston, has been In the city for a
couple of days on business.
Herb Strohm has returned to his
ranch near Hermlston after trans
acting business at the county seat.
W. D. McCully of Joseph, Wallowa,
county, is a visitor In the city today
and a guest at . the Hotel St. George.
B. Jensen, the livestock Insurance
man, left last night for Athena, where
he Is attending the horse show today.
Frank Hanly of Chicago, Is now
here upon a two days' visit with his
old friend, B. C. Wilson, deputy sher
Glenn Scott, Pendleton student and
football player at the University of
Oregon, is home for the summer vaca
Elmer Storle has returned from
Eugene, where he attended the uni
versity of Oregon during the past
Miss Nellie McMullen returned
home last evening from Portland,
where she had been visiting for sev
Mrs. Lee Moorhouse returned last
evening from Walla Walla and Mil
ton where she had been visiting with
relatives and friends.
Mrs. N. E. Despaln came home on
the evening train yesterday from
Milton where she had been upon a
brief visit with relatives.
J. G. Calllson, who has been in the'
service of the Balfour-Guthrie com
pany in this county for several years,
will leave today for Spokane.
T. J. Morris has moved his family
Into the house recently built for him
by A. D. Sloan on Bush street This
is one of the neatest residences in the
Harry Rees, assistant postmaster. Is
now at Lehman Springs for the pur
pose of locating his family for the
summer and is expected home to
morrow. A. B. Herr, brother of Roy and
drover Herr, is expected to arrive
this afternoon from his home in San
Francisco, to spend the Fourth at the
home of his mother, Mrs. George
Grlswold, on Jackson street.
D. W. Campbell, division superin
tendent of the O. R. & N. and J. D.
Mutheson, roadmaster, were in the
city this morning on official business.
Campbell went on to Portland and
Mutheson returned to La Grande.
Iroot fl'Hi July Solo
Beginning Saturday Morning
June 27 and Continues
Until July 4.
A mighty avalanche of genuine bargains
sweeping everything before it.
This Epoch-Making, Record
Breaking Sale Event for
The price of everything has been
cut and cut deep.
Pendleton Cloak &
Buy of us and it's all right
Market Day Event Not Very Largely
There were but few things offered
for sale at the market sale today held
this afternoon and as a result the
event was not as largely attended as
those' of the past. A number of wa
gons, Implements, etc., were first sold
and following that some horses were
The sale was held today owing to
the fact that the first Saturday in
July will come upon the fourth.
The public career of almost every
Important man Is due to the fortune
of opportunity. A few like Webster
rise wholly by their talents. Yet even
these must have a field to work In.
Lincoln came to the front through
the effort to resist extension of slav
ery. Grant through the civil war.
Cleveland because he had been an
acceptable mayor of Buffalo, and a
peculiar turn In the politics of New
York gave him opportunity to become
governor of the state, by a great ma
jority. This commended him for
nomination to the presidency. It is
opportunity, usually, that makes the
"self-made man." Oregonlan.
Taylor, Is Straliorn's Trustee.
T. C. Taylor was today named by
Judge Thomas Fitz Gerald to be the
trustee of the bankrupt estate of Ed
Strahorn. Strahorn was the former
owner of the State saloon and went
Into bankruptcy following the pro
160 acre ranch 3-4 mile from
Ukiah; 30 acres In grain, 30 more
ready to plow; some timber and plen
ty of water. Bargain if taken at
once. Will also sell 16 horse power
portagle engine and boiler with wood
saw, with or without ranch.
B. F. CHILSON,
4th of July Excursion Rates oti the
O. It. & N.
Selling round trip tickets between
all points on its lines within the dis
tance of 200 miles. Friday and Sat
urday, July 3 and 4, at the rate of
one and one-third fare round trip.
Tickets good returning July 6th.
F. J. Quinlan, Agent.
See "The Legend of a Ghost" at the
Dime theater, commencing Sunday,
The New Dime.
The new dime will be opened this
afternoon In the building formerly
known as the Star theater. The place
has been remodeled and fitted up es
pecially for this show. An entirely
new change of program will be pre
sented there and Robert Fenner, late
of the Salt Air palace In Salt Lake
City, wtll sing the Illustrated song and
also one other, while Mrs. Nelson will
play the piano.
Show Shop ami Pastime.
There will be the usual changes of
pictures at the Eagle Show Shop and
A young woman said she was born
to be a farmer's wife because she en
gaged In milking when an Infant, and
took to cradling early. Later she of
ten cut up and shocked her parents
and filled her crib. At an early age
she learned to sew, and she had cul
tivated her acquaintance with a
young agriculturist, and as as soon
as she placed her affections she in
tended to "make 'hay while the sun
was shining. This was too much for
an Impressed tiller of the soil, so he
gathered her up into his arms and
Purkes Family to Moadiam.
Mrs. Joe H. Parkes and three
daughters, Misses Fleda, Phyllis and
Effle, have left for "The Pines," their
summer place, three-quarters of a
mile from Meacham. The family will
remain there during the entire summer.
G. M. Rice Has Recovered.
G. M. Rice, cashier of the First
National bank, has now recovered
from a very severe illness of a week
or more. He is now again at the bank
attending to a portion of his duties
there though he Is not fully recovered
from his illness.
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Eelic- TZ:a '.i Tills. For Liver Ilia.
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Appetite, C;.!lrr CoriTpUxien, L.ver CViLDiriti t, ...n ri-.a-1
Pi tup let) mid Eruptions, Chill. Ma'.nriu, hilii'tiMies. r,h?nr
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Ham rr..ttl.l II.... ST-nf.vj ntui nil krn.il.'.o hxh
from tho digostlra organs.
Airship races will be one fit the
many attractions at the Alaska-Yukon
exposition. The New York Aero
club Is taking g"reat Interest in the
See "The Legend of a Ghost" at the
Dime theater, commencing Sunday,
Poor coffee has to be
sold in bulk, it isn't worth
Tear fracar ntarmi rot sMf I fm 4m1
Me SchUUec's BHlf par
RUTHERFORD & MOLITOR, Props.
A quiet resort for the healthful exer
BOWLING, POOL AND BILLLARDS.
Only first -claaa tables used.
CI pirn, confectionery, tobaccos and
It's easy to reach North Beach
Take Steamer POTTER from Portland
Passengers are nmv transferred to the railroad at
MEGLIIR, fourteen miles up the Columbia from
Ihvaco. Tills eliminates the necessity of steamers
waiting for the tide, 'and Insures a prompt and
regular Summer Schedule.
The Steamer T. J. POTTER, leaves Portland
every morning except Saturday and Sunday at
8:30 o'clock.-Saturday only at 2 o'clock P. M.
Remember the Summer rate on the O. R. & N.
is $13.15 from Pendleton to all North Beach
points and return; good until September 30th.
North Beach is a famous, beautiful place the
most perfect beach on the whole North Coast.
TImtc are acconniKHlat Ions galore at prices to
suit all tames; camping facilities without equal
perfect bathing conditions; all sorts of amuse
ments and diversions. Come, Iiave a good rent
and a Jolly time.
Let us send you our new summer book, and tel
I you all about NORTH REACH.
F. J. QUINLAN, Local Agent
General Passenger Agent, Portland, Oregon.
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