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Brief News Items Never-slip horseshoes at Keltner's. Mrs. Henry Mitchell of Joseph was here Tuesday. W. F. Rankin went to Joseph Mon day on mining business. Mrs. Charles Wright of Union is visiting her sister, Mrs. Ina Gaskill. tr. A. F. Polcy arrived Monday from Portland on a business trip. , J. B. Seibert of the New Era Land company went to Joseph Mon day on a busineis trip. J. Rohrman, the merchant, and J. W. Rumble, of Joseph, were busi ness visitors here, Tuesday. W. L. I.e abetter and family of All cel returned home Saturdey after a few days visit with Mrs. Ina Gas kill. R. Stables and son, M. Stables, of Smith Mountain were In town over Monday night. The elder Mr. Sta bles filed his petition for naturali zation. Mrs. Geirge Hales went to Jos eph Monday to visit several days with her sister, Mrs. U P. Wonuu k. Idaho, is vldting her father, J. 1 Hamilton, of Imnaha. The chicken supper given by the baptist Ladles aid In the electric theatre building Friday night was a big success. Over 200 people wen: served, the receipts being $")!). fi(i. J. L. Siugmund has bought tli cleaning and pressing' business or A. C. Wlllett, and the latter has bought the Interest of Roy Martin in the River street meat market. La Grande Star: Attorney D. W. Sheahan returned to Enterprise yes terday after a few days here on legal business. He was on the winning side in Rafferty vs. Davis, a ques tion of tax titles. He thinks the courts have never yet upheld the validity of a tax title. Elgin Recorder: Rev. C. E. True blood, pastor of the Methodist church at Enterprise, was in this city during the week, and while here purchased 40 acres of land situated on the foothill, one mile west of town, from James Mcllroy. A portion of the tract is under cultivation, and R3V. Trueblood made the purchase simply as an investment, realizing that at a near date lands around this city will treble in value for orchard pur poses. TL PETERS lilt; SHOE Is known the World Ai uiul as tin- BEST VALUE FOR the MONEY We carry a complete line for Ladies, Misses, Men, Youths and Children Best Fitting, Best Wearing Best Looking R. S.&Z. CO. 0 ENTEttPIUSE Wk t HADE FOR US 1 r"ti",""''t"TT i w j hVjsti HADE roK V3 BY jjj fcvl Peters R Lisk ware at Keltner's. Rev. W. S. Crjckctt was at Wal-; Iowa, Monday. Smoke the Advertiser and be happy. All kinds of builders' hardware at S. D. Keltner's. J. R. Edgmand of Chico. was trad ing in tawn Saturday. Elgin flour at W. J, Funk & Co's. Patent $1.50 a sack, straight grade . ..i) a sack. The best washing machine on earth is the Flyer. For sale by 5, D. Kel'ner. Judge O. M. Corklns went out t3 La Grande Monday on legal busi ness. J. S. Reed of Billings a guest at the Hotel Mont., was Enterpri83 over Sunday. Roof Paint for your old roofs. It stops the leaks. For sale at Kelt ier'8 hardware store. R. I. Long left Monday for Port land to again enter the employ of the O. R. & N. as surveyor. E. W. Rumble was on the train Monday en route to La Grande from in over Sunday visit 1 1 Joseph. One Minute Washar satisfact0 guaranteed or money refunded, at Ashley's. E. H. Clemens of Lostlne and A. J. Smedsvlk of Wallowa were regis tered at Hotel Enterprise Saturday. C. A. Loosley, maker of popular brands of cigars, was at Lostine, Monday in the interest of his busi ness. Before buying a piano or organ :ee Ashley. He has the agency or almost any make and will sell hem on easy terms. Mrs. V. Crow and three children of Prairie Creek left Monday for Pre ?ott, Iowa, to spend the remainder of '.he winter. Her health has not been good and the trip is taken in opes the change will be beneficial. Mrs. S. A. Gardner and daughters, Mlna and Jessie, and son William, irrived from Tacoma, Friday, join ing Mr. Gardner who preceded them i few weaks. They are residing for t.hn nrnsent. In the Boyd house, 2 blocks west of the court house. Wm. ' Campbell, the well known InaUe River mining man, was in .own the first of the week, a wit ness In the Cummins contest case Mr. Campbell reports considerable work being done in the mines along he river, and everyone confidently axpecting the railroad to be extended 'rom Homestead to Lewlston. The :o!d and snow starm of a few ,vce!n ago was the worst he ever mw on the river, but the snow went nvay as quickly as it came and (vhen he left the buttercups were blooming amid the green grass. Deputy Commander L.0.TJ1, at Joseph Installed Officers of Joseph Hive Personal and Local News Items. Jose;h, Feb. 9. Mrs. Z. II. Cross of Pendleton deputy state command er for eastern Oregon for L. O. T. M. of the World, came Monday to Install the officers of Joseph Hive, No. 35. The order is an auxiliary of the Knights of the Maccabees, and Is an insurance order composed solely of women, having a member ship of 250,000 and a fund of $3,- 000,000. One of the twin baby boys of Fred Mitchell died Saturday morning and was burled the smie day. Mrs. O. M. Gaily of Enterprise was a guest at the home of Fred Mc Cully and in attendance at the in stallation of the Maccabees. Miss Edith Austin of Elgin, cams In Monday on a visit to her aunt, Mrs. Donnelly. E, T. Roup returned Monday from Walla Walla and Weston, his daugh- ! ter Emma returning with him. Luvla Spray will have charge of I Miss Stella Hooper's room during her attendance at the teachers' examina tion. Mrs. A. Smith entertained a few frle.ids In honor of the Professor's i birthday, Thursday evening. Forest Runger Davis and wife went to Wallowa Tuesday on business j Fred Church, wife and two children of Marseilles, 111., came In Monday to visit with Mrs. Church's parents, Mr, and Mrs. W. M. Graves, and to look over the country with a view ! of future location. Grandpa Penils returned Monday to the home of his son John, from (he Soldiers' Home at Roseburg. WALLOWA COUNTY BRANCH ALL SAM EE" MAIN LINE, The Wallowa co.inty branch is rap- Idly becoming "all samee" main line, says the La Grande Observer. A mail clerk will soon be put on each train. Polk Mays, Jr of Pocatello, will be the Ant clerk to go on, but just when (he service will be com inenced Is not announced. A Real Bargain In Town Acreage Small Payment Down Gets 6 1-4 Acres 1 Only Four Blocks From Business Section. I will sell six and one half acres of the best land in Wallowa County, situated only four blocks from business part of town and on West Main street for only $2000. You can pay $500 down, the balance in one year at ONLY 7 PERCENT. We will show you how to cut this up into lots and double your money in a year. You can raise sugar beets on it and make it pay ten per cent on $400 per acre. Daniel Boyd "HOT PEANUTS I'canuts Are Among The Most Nutritious of Foods, and Properly Cooked Are Easily Digested, says Eminent Medi cal Authority. You get them Properly Cooked when bought Fresh and Hot From Our Roaster. Try Them. They ARE DIFFERENT Prentiss Homan, Confectioner Next Door to Bank Enterprise, - - Oregon LOSTINE Lostine, Feb. 9. Mrs. D. Graham of Elgin returned Monday from vis iting her sisters, Mrs. Al Graham and Mrs. J. McCu'.ly. Mrs. Bertlii Raihow was a Wal lowa visitor Monday. Louise Waelty of Wallowa visited over Sunday with Mrs. S. McKenzle Harley Fleener and wife of Enter prise visited with Mrs. Fleener's mother, Mrs. Sarah Williams, driving down Saturday and returning Mon day afternoon. Elgin Recorder: Hascall Cole, who recently became the owner of the stone building formerly occupied by Geo. W. Stevenscn, was out from Los tine this week and informed a Record er reporter that he expected to In stall an up-to-date billiard and pool hall in the building at an early date. Dr. R. S. DeArmond of Grants Pass is here with a view to locat ing. ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE. In the County Court of the State Oregon, for Wallowa County. In the Matter of the Estate of Martha J. Brown, Deceased. , Notice is hereby given, that the un dersigned, the administrator of the estate of Martha J. Brown, deceased, has filed his final account of his administration of the said estate with the Clerk of the County Court In and for said County of Wallowa, and that the County Court of said Wallowa County, by order duly made and entered, has fixed Friday, March 12th, 1909, at the hour of ten .Vclock in the forenoon of said day, as the time, and the County Court room in the County Court House in the City of Enterprise, in said coun-J iayrnen, college presidents and pro ty, as the place, to hear objections feasors, pastors, teachers and parents to Bald final account and settle the same All Dartle3 Interested in said nstfttA hnvin oblectlons thereto, ifi an., lhara Vio aro tintlflori In nr. sent the same, in writing, at said time and place. 1 Dated this 9th day of March. 11).). J. A. BURLEIGH, Martha J. Brown, Deceased. 2515 LEONARD & KUIliN Proprietors of the CITY MEAT MARKET Cured Meats and Lard always on hand. Hides bought and sold. Vergere Phone". LOSTINE - - . - - OREGON I 2 IHHX133XU13X I S tail Hack Calls to any part of the city answered day or night. ENTERPRISE LIVERY AND HACK BARN J. C. SHACKELFORD, Proprietor. First Class Rigs and careful drivers. inuiuiiiisuiiuiuunuiiusiE:i:iiiiiuiiiiiu WALLOWA Wallowa, Feb. 9. Carnation Rebek ah lodge No. 157, had initiation Fri day night, followed by a social and refreshments. The funeral of baby Evelyne Wolfe was held today at 10 o'clock, from the M. E. church, Rev. W. S. Crockett of Enterprise officiating". The Darents and friands have the sympathy of the community in their sad affliction. Mrs. K. W. McKenzle i3 enjoying a visit with her mother, Mrs. G. A. Jarnagin of Ho, Ida. Neal Cameron is erecting a build ing near the Mimnaugh-Nibley mill, preparatory to opening a boarding house for the mill hands. E. O. Anderson and wife were trad ers in town Monday. Revival services will continue dur ing the we sk. Evangelist Youel is loing good work and many have uni ted with the church. Rev. J. D. Bird of the M. E. charch occupied tha pulpit Sunday night. L. Couch, of the real estate firm, leaves Wednesday for Portland on business. Mrs. Frank McCrae returned Fri day from her visit at the home of her sons, Ela and William. W. H. Boyd, Jr., of Lower Valley gave a neighborhood party Saturday night. Da'iclng was the social feat ure. ;iary, daughter of W. E. Fields, gave a parly In honor of her 17th birthday recently. Many tokens of remembrance were left and the young folks were loud in their praises of the hoapitality of the Field home. Mrs. Charles Hug leaves Friday for Portland to purchase her spring line of millinery. Mrs. Charles McAlister came Mon day to visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Johnson. CHAMBEfiLAIN MUST CHOOSE Cannot Be Governor and Senator at Same Time in Washington. Washington, D. C, Feb. 9. When Governor and Senator-elect Cham berlain, of Oregon, arrives in the na tional capital on March 4 he will be called upon to decide an unimport ant but interesting point that affects his Btate to a greater or less degree. If Chamberlain, with other newly elected senators, takes the oath of office at noon on March 4, he can not ride in the inaugural parade as governor of Oregon. . On the other hand, if he decides to ride In the parade, along with the governors of other states, he will be obliged to postpone taking the oath as senator until some time after March 4. Chamberlain cannot be governor and Benator at the same time. Having been duly elected he will draw pay as senator from March 4, and he can take the oath at any subsequent day, if he so elects. To Join Religion and Education. Chicago, Feb. 9. This city is the scene today of a notable gathering of men and women Interested in the higher life of America in its rela tions to religion and education. They have assembled here to attend the sixth general convention of the Re ligious Education Association, which will begin tonight a three days' meeting In Orchestra hall. Organized in Chicago six years ago. the association now enrolls more than 2000 members, including interested in the problem of char acter training. It knows no sectarian lines and has no theological Plat IOrm. Sewing of all kinds. Satisfaction Guaranteed. GRACE WOOD, LOSTINE !;. Hi;iHIIEI9!IBI3ElXI3SHM Both Phones Home Independent 40 Pacific States 45. Our hack meets all trains. Faie 25c. within city limits See the Difference A word about "Natural Shape " lasts You don't relish the idea of crowding your foot into a shoe. It isn't necessary. Tba "Ottaf" War For Sale by C. H. ZURCHER, Exclusive Agent Complete Stock of Men's Furnishings. ij. G. Stevens, President E. C. T. McDaniel, Cashier Stockgrowers & Farmers National Bank 4 Wallowa, .... Capital, We confine ourselves strictly to legitimate banking, and are prepared at all times to extend to our depositors the credit their financial responsibility warrants. We pay five per cent interest on time deposits. Drafts and letters of credit issued i available in any part of the United States. Battleship Delaware Launched. I Newport News, Va., Feb. 8. The Treat battleship Delaware was suc cessfully launched from the yards of her builders Saturday. The launch ing was witnessed by 8000 people. Compared with battleships, com pleted or under construction, of the navy of any foreign country, the Del aware surpasses all.- She is. one of four sister ships authorized by con gress. The other vessels are the North Dakota, Florida and the Utah. The Delaware is to carry as heavy armor and as powerful armament as any known vessel of its class; will have a speed of 21 knots and will have the highest practicable range of action. Foraker May Remove to Arizona. Phoenix, Arizona., Feb. 8. A spe cial from Washington says: Members of the senate are serious ly discussing the rumor that Senator Foraker, in the event of statehood, will seek a residence in Arizona for the purpose of representing that state in the senate. It is said that overtures have been made to him by prominent citizens of the territory, both Republican and Democratic. Senators who have talked of this probability, expressed a hope that it may result in the return of Mr. For aker to the senate, notwithstanding the interruption of his career In Ohio. To Hear Harriman Case. Cincinnati, Feb. 9. The case of the government against the Union Pacific, E. H. Harriman and others, called a year ago in the United States court, to break up what is claimed to be a merger of the Harri man lines, will be heard today, hav ing been transferred to this city re cently. Thirty-five witnesses will be examined, Including prominent rail road men and shippers. THE MARKETS Portland. Wheat Track prices: Club, 96c; red Russian, 93c; bluestem, $1.06; Valley, $1.00. Barley Feed, $28; rolled, $28 29. Oats No. 1 white, $34; gray, $33. Hay Timothy, Willamette Valley, fancy, $16; do. ordinary,, $13; East ern Oregon, mixed, $18; do. fancy, $20; aV'alta, $16; clover, 14. Butter Extra, 33 35c; fancy, 33 34c; choice, 30c; store, 18c. Eggs Extra, 60c: Hops 1908, choice, 7Jc; prime, 6 7c; medium, 56c; 1907, 22ic Wool vauey. iiKji&ftc; n.; Eastern Oregon. 8 16c, shrinkage. Mohair Choice, 18 19c as to Seattle. Wheat Bluestem, $1.07. Oais $34. Barley $27.60 28. Hay Eastern Washington timo thy, $18 per ton; Puget Sound hay, 1314 per ton: wheat hay, $18 per ton; alfalfa, $13 14 per ton. Butter Washington creamery, S7c per Tb.; ranch, 21c per lb. Eggs Selected local, 42c. Potatoes White River, $11 24 per ton; Yakima, $22 26 per toa Tke Flonbda "Natural Stipe" Way "Natural Shape shoes the FLORSHEIM SHOE - are made over lasts designed to fit (not pinch or crowd) your foot And style FLORSHEIM style is added without the sacrifice of a single point of comfort. A. Holmes, Vice President B Oregon $50,000 ft 100,000 Strawberry Plants TREES: Apple, Cherry, Peach Pear, Shade Trees, Shrubbery, and Roses, Small Fruits, large supply of Box Elder at ex tremely low prices. Send a list of your wants for prices. UNION NURSERIES Union. Oregon B. Conaway. O. M. Corklns. CONAWAY & CORKINS, LAWYERS Enterprise, Oregon. SMITH & SMITH. TRANSFER Home Phone, Blue 47. BALED HAY FOR SALE. Men can get their overcoats, suits and underwear nicely mended by one who understands the business. In quire at the Woman's Exchange, (Samms building. L0DIIE DIRECTORY. I 0 0 F fBTERPRISB LODGE, No EMERALD REBEKAH LODGE, No. 11 Of P ENTERPRISE LODGE, Nu JUANITA TEMPLE, No. 7, Pythian Sisters. MAQOMIP ENTERPRISE CHAPTER, IVIHOUillUNo. 30. Royal Arch Masons, meets first and third Tuesdays of each month In Masonio Halt All visiting Royal Arch Masons welcomed. J. B. OLMSTED, High Priest. P. W. SHEAHAN, Secretary. WALLOWA LODGE, No. Si, A. P. ft A M., meets second and fourth Satur days or each month In Masonio Hall. Visiting Masons welcomed J. A. BURLEIGH, W. M W. C BOATMAN, Secretary.' WALLOWA VALLEY CHAPTER, No 50, O. E. S. meets first and third Sat urdays of each month, in Masonic Hall Visiting Stars are always welcomed. MRS. ELVA L. FRENCH, W. M. MRS MARY E. STEEL. Secretary. MUI I EAGLE CAMP, No. 10497. M .ll.rt.W. A Meets first and third Thursdays In each month. In new Fra ternal halL Visiting Neighbors always welcome. ANEROID CAMP. No. J5, R N. of A. W.O.W. fofw3 CAMP- N ALHOTA CiRCLE, No. 178, W. of w.