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City and County Brief News Items Fishing tackle for sale at Harts horn & Keltner's. Ruberold roofing, 1 ply and 2 ply, for sale by Hartshorn & Keltner. Carload of barb wire and nails at Hartshorn & Keltner's. Prof. W. H. Boyer left for his home in Portland, Monday. Miss Mary Zurcher will teach the Cove school this coming year. Linseed oil and lampblack for sheer marking at Hartshorn & Keltner's. Joe Sommers of Elgin was an En terprise visitor the first of the week Mr. and Mrs. Al Courtney of Los tine were among the carnival Visi tors. The best washing machine on earth is the Flyer. For sale by Hartshorn & Keltner. G. C. Holding brought another load of fine fruit to Enterprise Saturday from his ranch near Troy. Dermlne Cream, the best prepara tion for chapped hands and face, is sold by Burnaugh & Mayfleld. The Union Missionary society will meet at the home of Mrs. E. B Wheat next Tuesday at 2:30 p. m. Thomas Stump of The Buttes was here Sunday on business and inci dentally took In the sights of the car nival. Mrs. J. B. Solbert and daughter Miss Every 1 La Certe, returned Sat urday night from a week's stay in Portland. E. A. Holmes and family and Charles McDaniels were among the Wallowa people up to see the ball game Sunday. Mrs. A. E. Tulley and son Ken neth drove up from Wallowa Satur day to spend the day with friends and attend the carvnlal. L. W. Riley will have a building now on his River street property moved to a lot on Main street jusl east of Qus Price's residence. ' Juy bobbin and family of Prairie Creek returned Thursday from the Grande Ronde, where Mrs. Dobbin had been visiting for several weeks. Miss Eula Forsythe won the elec tion for queen of the carnival, re ceiving 3042 of a total of 4958 votes cast. "The Merry Widow" received 25 votes. RAILROAD NEWS. We have beon'reliably in formed that the railroad will reach Knterprise not later thou Decemtar of the present year. With the advent of the road the necessity of carrying a large purpJua in certain lines of merchandise will have been removed. In anticipation of this we have inaugurated a clearance sale and have reduced prices on every article in the store, many of which we are selling below actual cost. In making this substantial cat in prices we have a double purpose in view, viz: 1st a reduction of a sur plus in certain lines. 2nd to ret money to meet our maturing obligations which aie usually large at this time of year with mer chants doing a credit busi ness. We will therefore continue to sell FOR CASH at the cut prices which we have been selling unil such a time when our stock shall be fnfliciently reduced in those lines in which a reduc tion in demanded by chang ing conditions. You can save 25 per cent by buying of us. Ask those who have been taking ad vantage of these iale8, or what is better come to our store, examine our goods, get our prices and be convinced R.S.&Z. CO. Up-to-date fishing tackle at Bur naugh & .Mayfield's. Merry Widow ice cream sodas at Burnaugh & Mayfield's. All kinds of builders' hardware at Hartshorn & Keltner's. S. D. Haworth, the contractor, left Sunday for his home at La Grande. Mr. and Mrs. L. Couch of Wallowa were In Enterprise especially to vis it the carnival Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Oren Wagner will leave next Monday for Coquille, Ore. where they expect to make theli home". Cut out the W. J. Funk & Co., adv for some boy or girl who is working for the splendid p rlzes offered b) that firm. Mrs. Aaron Wade and daughters Fay and Annis will leave in a few weeks for Corvallis where the girl! will attend the O. A. C. Leo Forsythe will leave next Mon day for Washington, D. C, where he will attend an electrical eaglneerini school for the coming year. Mrs. Alfred Gardner, nee Mabe KIrkland, of Walla Walla is here or a visit. .Mr. Gardner is telegrapl editor on the Wa'.la Wa'.la Union. Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Davldhlse were here from Prairie Crejk to at tend the carnival. Mr. Davidhizer l one of the leading dairymen of tht county. New sidewalks are being put in on the west side of River street from the flume south that will add great ly to the appearance of that hand some residence street. C. E. Lewis is having his house corner of North and West Firs streets, raised, and it will also be rebuilt and enlarged, as Mr. and Mrs Lewis will open a first-class room lng house. Mrs. Stella Hanville and her fath er, George Post, of the Grande Ronde river, have rentod the Murray cot tage on Depot street In Alder View addition and will occupy It this com lng fall and winter. County Assessor-elect B. F. Mil ler, while in Enterprise last week bought three acres of ground facing Residence street of Al Reynolds. Mr Miller will erect a handsome modern dwelling on his property. The Baptist church of Enterprise has preaching services second and fourth Sundays in each month in the Christian church. Subject foi Sunday, August 23d, "Speaking Truth in Love." Rev. E. Owen, pastor. C. E. Pratt of Prairie Creek, Miss Meta Wheat, Ml Joyce Craig, Mrs Helena Zurcher, Mayor Bryam May field, Arthur Pace, M. H. Tucker and Walker Franklin will go on the O. R & N. North Beach excursion Friday. La Grande Star: R. L. Day, broth er of L. C. and F. A. Day, Is over from Enterprise on a visit and wll remain the balance of the week. He Is on a business deal which roaj bring him back as a resident of La Grande once more. La Grande Observer: Mrs. Edltl Jennings and two daughters, of Jo seph, Wallowa county, were in the city yesterday to visit friends anc see the circus. The little folks wll go on to Hood River where they wll. visit their grandmother. Miss Mae Eowlby returned last week from Seattle where a brlet stay convinced her it was not near ly so good a town as Enterprise Miss Bowlby will make her home with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E R. Bowlby, east of this city. Rev. F. O. Po'ter preached an in terestlng sermon Sunday morning his farewell one as pastor of the En terprise M. E. church. The other churches held no morning servicer so that their members could attend the Methodist. Rev. Potter and J. L Browning of this city, and Rev. Ho warth of Jose.rh left Monday for Welser, Ida., to attend the annual conference. Prof. Hover, A. C. and Wm. Miller returned Thursday from their trli to Eagle Cap, enthusiastic about the wonderful scenery. They aseendei to the summit of Eagle Cap. Prof Boyer says the grandest sight of tht trip, however, and the finest thing he ever saw is Marble Mountain, the splendid pile of pure white marble that Is destined some day to tank with the great scenic wonders of the world, A paokeJ house enjoyed Dors Thome, played by the Slreeter-Bryan company Saturday night. Miss Dry an who has won her way Into the hearts of the Kntsrprlse people, was sweet and attractive as Dara Thome Morrle B. Stricter as the village poet kept the house In an uproar of laughter with a humorous way of say lng ridiculous things. The entire company are deserving of praise, ea peclally after a hard week's work In helping to make the carnival the sue cess it was. The last play to be pre sented here by this popular company This summer will be given next Sat urday night, saving for the last one of Its most entertaining plays, which you know Is saying good deal. Sat urday night's play Is "Eagles Nest." All kinds of builders' hardware at Hartshorn Keltner's. Screen doors and wire screens for sale at Hartshorn & Keltner's. Varnish, stains and brushes and Lacqueret makes old furniture look like new at Burnaugh & Mayfield's An experienced nurse offers her services to the people of Enterprise and vicinity. Address Mrs. Emllj Splcer, Enterprise, Oregon, or leave word at News Record office. 6tf Mr. and Mrs. Peter Baudan were in Enterprise, Monday, trading anc on other business. Mrs. Baudan has about recovered from her serious illness. La Grande Observer: Miss Mag gie Coleman went to Enterprise Wed nesday to visit with Miss Bernlct Ellsworth, formerly of this city. Hon. D. W. Sheahan went to Lt Grande Tuesday on legal business. He will probably go on to Portiant and to the coast before returnlni home. La Grande Observer: Miss Amj Olmsted, accompanied by her broth ers Earl and Aaron, who have beer In the cl.y the guests of Colonel am Vlrs. jf, S. Ivanhoe, returned Wednes .ay morning to their home at Enter prise, The young people are daugh ter and sons of County Judge Olm sted of Wallowa county. Mrs. Henry Fletcher received tht sad news Saturday that her sister Mrs. Ella Randall of Clem, Ore., hat died that morning following an oper atlon in a Portland hospital. The body was taken to the old home near Bethel for burial, but Mrs. Fletcher was not well enough to make the long journey to attend the funeral. Mrs. Randall was a younger sister oi Mrs. Fletcher and visited here in En terprise three years ago. Besides her husband she leaves one child, a boy about four years of age. The Pre Jbj terlan church wa crowded Sunday evening to hear the sacred concert given under the dl rectlon of Prof. W. H. Boyer. The singing was exceptionally good.beau tlful solos being rendered by Mist Edna Browning and Ira Pratt. Mrs E. B. Wheat sympathetically sang the solo part of an anthem, as did also Mr. Boyer. Several old-time hymns were sung In which the con gregation Joined. Preceding the reus leal program Rev. S. C. Adams gave a short but highly entertaining ad dress on music and Rev. F. G Potter led In prayer. Proceedings of County Court Monday, August 10, 1908. In matter of plans and speclflca tlons of a county courthouse: ' Plans and specifications consider ed and continued. Tuesday, August 11. Same business. Wednesday, August 12. Same business. In matter of allowing claims against the county: Claims audited and allowed. Thursday, August 13. In matter of Investigating contagl ous diseases: The court, acting as the county health board, orders that Dr. An derson investigate the M. P Thompson's, Mrs. Musty's, Frank Shevlln's, Tom Rich, Jr's., Mr Vaughan's families for contagious diseases. Also to Investigate anc' find out all other persons whe have been exposed and put all per sons exposed under quarantine. . Claims Allowed. General Fund. J. C. Re&vts, court bailiff.. 12 0C Ella Daley, court reporter.... 20 00 J. B. Olmsted, salary, county Judge 66 6( Edgar Marvin, salary sheriff 166 66 W. C. Boatman, salary clerk.. 125 00 S. F. Pace, salary assessor.. 100 00 J.' W. Kerns, salary supt 83 33 W. T. Bell, salary treasurer 60 0( Ella Daley, salary dep. clerk. 75 00 C. E. Crow, salary dep. sheriff 75 00 E. J. Forsythe, electric lights 18 00 L. A. Bedingfleld, constable fees 2 90 do, do 2 80 John R. Cline. fixing Jail.... 8 25 Glass & Prudhomme Co, type writer ribbons 8 27 do, supplies 18 60 Guy Fleenor, witness fees'.... .2 20 Irvln Hodson Co., warrant books '. 40 00 Arthur M. Pace, work on assessment rolls 62 50 J. H. Thompson, salary, Secy. board of health 13 85 Frank Melotte, opinion on court house plans .. 5 Ot J. S. Havtland, expenses Kin. ney case '. ...... 20 Ot High School Fund. . Fred S. Ashloy, furniture and freight 266 70 S. R. Haworth, work on high school 958 90 W. T. Belt, freight S7 40 Road Fund. Tom Stump, O. K. gulch.. 200 00 T, F. and Duane Lathrope, pay for and repairing Troy bridge .... 250 00 Court House Notes Earl Stean and James Miller o'. the Chesnlmnus were given a hear ing before Justice A C. .Smith, Mon day, on the charge of larceny, and were allowed to go free by the court as the evidence did not connect them with the offense charged. John Gra ham was the complaining witness and the boys were charged with tak ing a horse belonging ..to Graham which was found off its range and cut by wire so badly that it died. Several witnesses said they had seen the boys driving the horse In company with others. The accused stated they were trying to drive the horse back to the range, having been requested to do so by Jess Graham D. W. Sheahan was attorney for the accused, and Deputy District Attor ney Rusk conducted the prosecution. Henry Marcelus Thomas of Wal Iowa, a native of England but a res ident of the United States since 1884 has made application for final citi zenship papers. Court Orders. I. H. Robinson vs. Frank Steven son. Defendant's motion to strike parts of plaintiff's reply, overruled. J. N. McCaw vs. Julius A. Baiter et al. Plaintiff given 30 days In which to reply. New Suits Filed. J. Haas vs. Jame3 M. Stubblefield Suit on account for $102.50, alleget to be due for hay sold defendant. J. Haas vs. Patrick Loftus. Suit on note for $589.40 and interest a 10 per cent from Oct. 31, 1902. Bur lelgh & Boyd are the attorneys foi the plaintiff in each of the. above cases. . John E. Patterson, by hla attorney D. W. Sheahan, has brought But against Elsenbeis & Co. et al for the principal sum of $269.22, with Inter est from July 10, 1907, said principal sum being the amount alleged to be due for cutting and hauling saw logs by plaintiff for defendants. August 5 Grace Schulze vs. Max Schulze. Divorce. M. Crow & Co. vs Charles Crum packer. Attachment. PROGRAM OF ANNUAL TEACHERS' INSTITUTE Thursday Morning, August 27. Music. - Address Prof. J. M. Powers. Course of Study Supt. J. H. Ac kerman. Geography Miss Cornelia Marvin. Thursday Afternoon. Music. Talk Supt. Ackerman. Geography Miss Marvin. Teachers' Reports Supt. Ackermar Thursday Evening. Music Orchestra. Solo Miss Browning. Address Supt. J. H. Ackerman. Solo M lss Jennie Berland. Music Orchestra. Friday- Morning. Music. History J. M. Powers. School Library Miss Marvin, Music. ' v Primary Arithmetic J. M. Powers. Friday Afternoon. Music. Public Schools and Public Morals Rev. S. C. Adams. Reading, Intermediate Grades J M. Powers. School Law J. W. Kerns. School Library Miss Marvin. Agriculture A. G. Smith. Friday Evening. Music Orchestra. Instrumental solo Miss Maggie Roup. Address Some Modern Tendenclet In Education Prof. J. M. Powers. Solo Mrs. J. W. Kerns. Music Orchestra. Saturday Morning. The Recitation J. M. Powers. Thoroughness H. H. Bronson. Arithmetic J. M. Powers. 8aturday Afternoon., Music. The Teacher Who Succeeds J M. Powers. Day sessions will be held In the high school at 8 a. m. and .1:30 p m, the evening sessions In the Meth odist church at 8 o'clock. Every body cordially Invited to attend. J. C. CONLEY, Superintendent. WILL TOUR EUROPE . v IN AN AUTOMOBILE Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Hover of Hov er, Wash., were In Enterprise Fri day night and on Saturday went up to the lake for a few hours sight seeing. They were traveling In an automobile and are starting on a Journey .that will last for years. They are on their way to New York and will take their time, visiting all points ot Interest on the way . From New York, they sail for Northern Africa and will visit the winter resorts from Morrocco to Egypt. They will then cross the Mediterranean and tour Europe for three years. Mr. Hover is a wealthy capitalist and owner of the townslte of Hover. wnter clothing ft Men and Boys. THE FIRST NEW LINE SHOWN THIS SEASON. Men's Suits from $10.00 to $40.00. Boy's Suits from $6.75 to , $15.00 500 Choice New Samples To pick your made-to-measure suit from. Fit and Satisfaction Guaranteed. Now is the time line is C. H. Zurcher ENTERPRISE, OREGON. Joseph h Elgin Stage Co., Incorporated Tariff and Rate Sheet of Fares from Enterprise: Effective en and after September 1. 1907. ' One Way . Round Trip xunierpriEe o josepn " Lostme " Wallowa ii " Canyon House Elgin Baggage allowance 40 pounds rates same as old tariff. Makes connection's with ntmrHH - -- -- - o . . . ' i "in i ii,, urminin, Inurxilaysnixl baturdays. For Flora, Paradise and A no tone, Wash., ou iuonuays, weunesaays ana t riuays. carries U.S. Mall and Express. fniinentil with Rtsmxt at TClttamvlad tnr Tmnoha in n.iiln J... , , , . . o - - r privileges given on round trip rates. F.D.McCUI,LY,Pres. BEST RANCH In Wallowa County 2 MILES FROM ENTERPRISE dJ7C PER U I O ACRE ANOTHER BARGAIN 160 acres on Alder Slope for $3600 W. E. TAGGART, ENTERPRISE. OREGON. $15 CASH $15 To the three Pupils of Wal lowa County Schools who bring the largest number of their Buster Brown Ads cut form the. News ' Record to W. J. FUNK & CO.'S store by November 1, 1908. Cut out the ada each week and have all your friends savj ana for you. They are foun only in the News Record. Summer Luncheon Dishes. "A hearty luncheon salad may be made of peas and hard-boiled eggs," writes Fannie Merrltt Farmer in Wo man's Home Companion for August "Cold boiled peas unseasoned or can ned peas may be uesd. If canned Peas are used see to it that they are thoroughly rinsed with cold' water and allowed to become reoxygenated Marinate peas with a French salad dressing, cover, and let . stand in a cold place one hour, and then mound on a salad dish. Arrange alternately around the base of the mound halves of hard boiled eggs cut lengthwise and crisp lettuce leaves. Garnish with mayonnaise stressing. 'Dried chipped beef is an excellent substitute for fresh meat when made Into heibleln dried beef: Finely choi cold boiled potatoes; there should be two cupfuls. Add three-fourths of s .cupful of dried chipped beef cut Intc small pieces and three canned plmen toes finely cut. Season with pepper and add more salt unnecessary. Cut fat salt pork In small cubes, and try out, then drain; there should be one third of t cupful of fat.- Put the fat Into a frying pan, add the potato mix ture and stir until thoroughly mixed FOR to buy before the broken. T . if 1 25 100 1.75 1.75- 3.00 2.60 4.00 -4.75 7.50 for each full paid fare. Excess baggage at. VValtr.um far Primly T.,o,i..., w iiuuiuM icguini unto, oiuuuvcr E. W. RUMBLE, Mgr. NEW Electric Theatre Open Wednesday and Thurs day Nights OP EACH WEEK. All New Films. The Finest Picture Machine West of Denver. Absolutely Fireproof. SMITH & SHRADER River Street, I Block South ot Hotel. Admission 15 Cents. ENTERPRISE OPERA HOUSE. SATURDAY NIGHT The Stater-Bryan Co. PRESENTING THE BEAUTIFUL DRAMA, Eagles Nest A Story of tha 8ierraa. MISS BRVAN as SIERRA SUZE. MR. STREETER as DANIEL DIB SEY, a funny lawyer. The cast has been greatly strength ened and every effort will be made to make this, tha last appearance of the company her this season, the best and most enjoyable one of all. Don't fail to see EAGLE'S NEST. with the fat Cook slowly until all Is thoroughly heated and . browned underneath. Fold and turn on a- hot platter the same as an omelet or hashed browned potatoes. Garnish with parsley, and serve very hot,"