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PAGE EIGHT DAILY EAST OREGONIAN, PENDLETON, OREGON, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1915. EIGHT PAGES THANKFUL Store Closed All Day THANKSGIVING Nov. 25 More Kerosene stolon. Pert Finney was not the only rest dent to lose a five gallon can of kero sene, some one also took a can from the home of William Roesch Monday night. B. S. Waffle found the can in his driveway the next morning and It was restored to the owner. Hoting to IVtidlfton. J. T. Waldon of Xye is moving to Pendleton from Xye and expects to si end the winter here. j Automobile Huru I p. Fire yesterday morning did consld ; erable damage to an Auburn auto I owned by Robert Simpson. He was I driving, toward the city near the j Round-up tlun Club grounds when. i from some cause, flames burst out. 'He attempted to extinguish them with dirt but was unsuccessful. He was alone In the car at the time. V Windy Thanksgiving. Pendleton is having a windy i Thanksgiving day. The clear weath er of yesterday gave way to a heavy wind storm during the night and, ac companied by showers, the wind hat continued during the day. 1. Gray Bros. Grocery Co. "QUALITY" Vote on Sunday Closing. Initiative petitions asking that the matter if closing business on Sun days be submitted to the people for an expression at the election to lie j held on the first Tuesday after the j firs Monday in November. 1916. have I made their appearance in Pendleton, j Almost all of the cigar stores have I received copies to which they are se curing signatures. Tom Sollelell Quit- 111. Reports are that Thomas Schelell. well known Indian who was injured when his auto collided with that of Mrs. Ed Klrkpatrick recently, is in quite a serious condition. The col lision threw him against the steering wheel with such force that he suf fered Internal injuries -MIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIillllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllU Two Phones, 28. 823 Main St. M lllillM Terminal Wed Heads'. Having struck an abundant of water at a depth of 178 fee; thejth well drilling crew at the railroad ter-; In IE NEW RESTAURANT IS OPENED AT ATHENA tl.FYK MYERS OWNER OTHER S'EWSI MUTES OF THE VTHKJi COUNTRY. has from th flit pened a short order use in the building formerly occu d by James Stewart. 5eo. R. Gerking was farm Tuesday. W. A. Barnes of Weston si few hours in Athena Monday. .Special Correspondence. ( R" Tompkins and wife of Dry V THEN A Ore Nov. It. CUUd "ere visiting Mr. Tompkins' n nrin.m Milton citixen spent Moths, Mrs William Tompkins of Monday in Athena. t'leve Myers has sold his shoe re- unfit to . U Cooper ana mlnal at Pilot Rock junction has left 1 to take up other work. At the above! : mentioned depth the well had a flowj eating of 75 gallons per minute and con-! tinued pumping failed to lower th? water. Owing to the depth of the well it is presumed the water will be of good quality. The well has been cased up so as to prevent water from higher levels from getting Into the system. Bin Rally Last Might, i The high school students last night I eld a monster rally as a means ol , advertising the game today w ith Jef IferaOB high school of Portland. Ar ;oi:nd a big bonfire on the high school ' j ground the rooters yelled and listen ;ed to speeches bv Sunt. Hampton. Frof. llambee and others. When the' fire had burned Itself out. the stu-1 flow dents serpentined down tl loyal order of Mutts" b vidence. and gae veil ie street, ing much I on the principal NEW SYSTEM OF BAGGAGE CHECKING WILL BE USED tie; this was an extraordinary price, to be sure, but one seoeon from Jm' tb 45c was the price paid; an average Price was from 15c to 18c. Amongst some of the town's merchants and business men then holding forth on Main street were: Krauk (iray, hur- j ness shop main ITnole QeoTffs Wobli. hardware store: Marshall and Son. blacksmiths; the Hendricks Restaur ant. Jerry liespain's butcher .hop; Fncle Dave Wright and John How man conducting the livery stable, and last but not least the court house and Jail, which occupied the entire block where now stands the Peoples Ware house and Alexanders Store. To re turn though to staging the run from Umatilla to Cayuse was given Mr. Horn; boats from Portland unloaded freight at Umatilla to be distributed many hundreds of miles Inland, and shipments of ore. wool, bides, etc.. were carried by learns to Fmatllla, there loaded on bouts and started down the Columbia for their respec tive destinations It was In the year 1S77 that luvid Horn, experienced and efficient stage coach driver, turned over the reins to other hands and decided to enter the hotel business, conducting the hotel at I'matilla as his first venture; it was in 1S77 that Mr. Horn also married. In I S S 2 I'matilla was abandoned for Pendleton, then a thriving place, the Vlllard hotel being the next BS. tublishment of which Mr. Horn Wei proprietor, until MIL Although ac ttva staging was given up In 1S7S, Mr Horn was for many years local agent for the overand route, and was the man to officially turn over the first mail pounch to the railroad, when nlf completion it took over the contract for hauling mail and express It Is a fact worthy of note that a robbery or hold-up was never Dave Horn vhile staging. In staging days Mea cham Station, named for Harvev Meacham, was a toil gate. iducted . by Mr. Meacham himself for muny . . . , i , years. An amusing story is related ,n Peakln of earlv d"'s ,n Pendle-j e.lways to extend the courtesy, wheth of two Irishmen traveling afoot, and j ton, and business methods employed, er you ever saw the borrower again upon reaching Meacham discovered Mr. Horn narrates that merchants or not. It was one of the chances i'ac per person was the amount re- j v ere called upon to stake prospectors j on took out west, quired at the toll gate; one of thelgith enough grub to last them sever- From III to 189S cattle raising en- Let Us Be Thankful I ET us be thankful to our Lj Great Creator, for the many blessings we have en joyed. No matter what our circumstances, let us be thank ful that we have what we have. AYE are also thankful to the good people of Pendleton and surrounding country for their liberal patronage which has enabled us to make this Pendleton's Big Busy Store. A ND our constant efforts will be whereever possible to still further reduce the price of high grade merchan dise to you. LET US BE THANKFUL. -'C.JVnnr.CWnt- J 40tm a viwii'tutmrn I :iiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiitiiiiiiiMiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiir1 WILL HE ,POtfMlSLK TO SEND LUGGAGE DIRECTLY TO HOTELS OR HOMES. pairing of Adam: Mrs. D. N. Reber, M. D. l ye. Ear, Nose and Throat specialist. Room 11 Schmidt Building. Pendleton. To obtain glasses that will not quire changing, the eye strain must first be cured, otherwise you wil. be disappointed. Athena Monday. Mrs. Oliver Holcomt visiting her daughter Keen of Athena. John Banister. Weston's mayor el ect, was transacting business in the citv Tuesday. Bert Cartano was in Walla Walla Tuesday. D. H. Mansfield has leased the Com. mercial I J very stable from J. W. Da- Within a short time it will be wos-i'" hls j' lie for people coming to Pendle-1 1iul- M,lt sible ; ton over tiie 0W ft. & ft, to check ('"rough"; vfs and will conduct a feed and sale such experts to assist in the agricu1 Urge Count; Agriculturist. The Commercial association is in receipt of a letter from the Portland if Commerce urging that it work toward securing the appoint-; their baggage directly to th ment of a county agriculturist in thil I or residence at which they will stop county under the provisions of the : The system of baggage delivery which Smith-Lever act. Of 1000 counties in j is revolutionary in character, is now1 the nation that hav e employed coun. being put into vogue all over the j ty agriculturists, Oregon has only Union Pacific system, ten, the letter states, and It is pointed J. H. Regal, general baggage agent' out that this state is in real need o? ' for the O.-W. R. & N , is expected in! sons of Krln inquired if any extra i barge would be made if a man had a load on his back, and upon learning the price would be the same turned to his partner and said, "(lit on mv and I'll cafry you a! weeks, without so much as an "I I gaged Mr. Horn's time, and from ii IT," and if the miner struck It rich 1818 until now farming has been his the monev was forthcoming, other- chief occupation, today finding him o amused was M. Me.teh- hotell i inch mat ne reiuseu to . I .... MMH . 1. . . ... ... 1 1 '""5r r'ni nr iwriuy-ii.e ceuis. wise it was charged off the books. At "some stage of the game " to use a common expression, everyone bor rowed or loaned: a practical stranger might ask you to loan him money, and if you had it. It was customary very active and awake to affairs of the day. with ever a good boost for not only the Umatilla county and Pendleton In the times when he first knew them but us he finds them today. : stable. I F B. Boyd, editor of the Athena ' Press, returned Monday from a visit to Lake View. Ore. Jerry Stone and son Clifford ol ' Adams were trading in Athena Tues day. Mrs. Henry Keen who was in a jauto accident November 13th. is rap , idly recovering from her injuries. tural development of the state. the city in ten days yr two weeks to inaugurate the system. He was here; a short time ago and made tentative l ink- sam Wont Pay Assessment. j arrangements with Penland Bros. Your Cncle Sam wont pay for street; for the delivery of all baggage. j improvements opposite propertv he, Whether or not it will lie possible fori WM. C HANSCOM. OPTICIAN We grind our own lenses. Dale Rothwell OPTICAL SPECIALIST Glasses ground and fitted. Lenses duplicated. All work guaranteed American National Bank Building, I Pendleton, Phone 609. j owns. The city council has discov eted that fact and the discovery cost the city 11222.20. That was the am ount levied against he federal bulld- I Ing lots for the improvement of Fast Alta street. Uncle Sam showed no j disposition to pay the assessment and he was notified that it was a lien against the property. However, he I should worry'' about liens inasmuch as it is illegal to place a Hen against government property. Through his local representative. Uncle Sam noti fied the city that he wouldn't pay the assessment and, upon the advice of the city attorney it was cancelled and l warrant ordered drawn for tne am-unt. people leaving Pendleton to check I baggage to their residence destination in another city Is not yet decided, though Mr Regal intimated when' here that the system, when mtro-j duced here, would work only one way. The purpose of the new system Is' to eliminate much of the unpleasant': ness of traveling by relieving the traveler of the anxiety and confusion, attending to the onerous details that! sometimes arise when they reach a; strange city. ' NOW IS THE TIME TO MAKE YOUR CHOICE 1100 acres of nice Wheatland, water, and short haul. $30 Fer acre. 180 acres on the Reservation. 40 to 58 bushel land. 165.00 per acre. J!0 acres, good Improvements, orchard and alfalfa. fff.M per acre. 160 acres, close to town, house, barn, orchard and alfalfa. 165.00 per acre. 240 acres, 68 acres set to alfalfa, good improvements. $54.50 per acre. I have resided in I'matilla county over 30 years. No inflated value go with me. E. T. WADE. Kline Monument Fund Grows. The following from "The Billboard" will be of Interest to the friends of Otto Kline, the Round-up trick ridei who met death last spring at the New York Hippodrome: Over one hundred and twenty-five friends of the late Otto Kline have contributed to the Kline Monument Fund. The fund, as it stands up to the time of going to press, amounts to $191.26. For the benefit of those who have not yet contributed and would like to "get in on it." we are going to keep the fund open for a few weeks longer As before stated, the fund is to be a ' popular one. and for that reason do j not send more than $1. All subscrlp- Hons will be acknowledged in this i column as fast as received. FORD TO TAKE PEACE DELEGATES TO EUROPE AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURER ! ANNOUNCES HE HAS CHAR TERED VESSEL. , NEW YORK. Nov. It. Henry Ford announced he had chartered the liner Ozkar II to carry from -New York on December 16, the American t delegates to the peace conference in j Europe. Ford admitted the plans for , the conference are Indefinite. It will i lie held in some neutral country, not yet determined. While an unofficial : session, he believes it will attract the support of peace advocates in other ' neutral nations. L eleL 500,000 ITALIANS ARE SACRIFICED IN BATTLE OSSES ARE ENOUMOI s Sll. WAR BEGAN WITH THE AUSTRIANS. TEMPLE THEATRE The Large, Comfortable Theatre Where the Big Shows Play. Today and Tomorrow The Stolen Voice IN FIVE PARTS Featuring Robert Warwick Supported by Violet Horner, Bertram Marburgh and Frances Nelson. VIENNA, Nov 26 Half a mlllloj Italians have been slaughtered or wounded on the Austro-ltallan bat tie line to date, the war office claim ed. The announcement declared that everywhere on the Isnnzo ''our front has been vlctorloush maintained." Just half a year has passed since the two armies clashed TODAY! Show Starts at 2 p. m. and runs continuous until 11 p. m. William Fox Presents the Vampire Picture Featuring VALESKA SURATT The Red Rose of the Great White Way New York's Dazzling Sunburst In The Sensational Photoplay of New York Life "The Soul ol Broadway" 6-ACTS-6 1 5c Adults Children 5c NEBULA U PHOTOGRAPHED Astronomer lK"ti notation it (VHitlnuing Hiposure. BOSTON, Nov. 25. Professor Per etvaj Lowell, of the Lowell observa tory at Flagstaff, Ariz, announcel here that Dr. V. M slipher of the Lowell Observatory, had detected spectographlcally rotation In , the great Andromeda nebula, the most striking example In the heavens of the white nebulae. To accomplish this the exposure had to be continu ous over several nights. It was wild by Professor Lowell that this had never been done before STAfiINt; IX KAIU.V DATA (Continued from page one. i tie raising being on of the hlef In dustries at that tlin- mining pros led, ,rs going Into the Haker rnuntry. ai well as sheep growers. Mange was fr.-e ami except for buying salt, and hiring men to heir the bands of sheep and bunches of cattle, little ex pense was attached to either business for man years wool brought a splen did price, and Mr. Horn recalls that i,. ,,f the first brick buildings-' ever erected in Pendleton was built with ntonei obtained from veiling wool at I Thi AHa Theatre TODAY ONLY Neal of the Navy Featuring Lillian Lorraine Assisted by William Courtleigh AUo: Pathe News showing the latest events. Picturesque Belgium in Pathe color, and a good comedy. Tomorrow Elsie Janis in "'TWAS EVER THUS"