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Commencing Monday, June 27, 1910
Within the next few days I will move into my new building with a
floor space of 6,600 square feet, by far the largest furniture store in
the county. But I don't want to move all my large stock and an
even bigger new stock is on the road so I am going to make a
Special Bargain of Every Article In My Store
4V l; i'' 4 - t 5
Dressers, $25 value for only
- $19.50
Sideboards, $22.50 value for
only $12.50
Lounges, 12.50 values for
only '..! $7.50
Bedsteads, full size, $5.00
. value for only $3.50
F.S. Ashley
The Home
Enterprise, Ore.
Dining Tables, $12.50 value
for only $7.50
A vnn'ncW "D nrre Qv19 ill C.r
valueforonly $24.75
Folding Go-Carts, $10.00 val.
for only.' $5.00
Washing Machines, $12.00
value for only,. $9.00
Wall Paper at 25 per cent A'j
vntuuui, iicw auu oiyil.u
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Any MaKe of Sewing Ma
chine at Your Own Price yj
City and County
Brief News Items
"Little-Joker" squirrel traps kills
hundredo. Try it. Price 35 cents.
Charles .Wrenn, one of Wallowa
county's big stockmen, came In from
Pine Creek Tuesday on business.
Covey Sarreti left Friday morning
. lor Wallowa on business.
Mrs. B. B. Boyd is spending sev
' era I weeks at Seaside, having gone
from Portland there after visiting
the rose carnival.
Mr. and Mrs. Elofson of Spokane,
. Anything you want In smoking to
bacco at J. T. Harvey's.
Mrs. A. Cheno.weth. arrived home
from an extended visit to Port
land, reaching here Wednesday last.
For Father and Sons, Clothes, at
prices you can afford' to buy, wheth
er you need or not. W. J, Funk
& Co.
R. E. Danlel9 of La Grande, dis
trict deputy organizer for the Mod
ern Woodmen of America, Is in En
terprise on business.
If you want good feed for your
.earn and good treatment come to
White Front Barn. 97btf
Mrs. Sarah Maxwell and daughter
and their family, are in Enterprise . Esther, who had been visiting dn
with a view to locating here or near
here. '
: Dr. F. E. Moore, osteopath, has
office hours all' day Tuesday,- Thurs
day and Saturday in Enterprise. Of
fice over the bank. 83btf
the country for some weeks, return
ed to their home here Thursday
morning. .
O, I. Ratcliff reseived word Thurs
day evening to the effect that hla
father, T. A. Ratcliff, reported dan-
H. Beat, a well known and pros- gerously 111 at Salem, is somewhat
peroua rancher living on 'Whiskey Improved.
Creek, arrived In Enterprise Tuesday. 1 Japalac, varnish stains. Unseed oil
He reports plenty of rain in ' his1 lo- t Burnaugh & Mayfleld'
y- . j Miss Gussle Hutchinson of Joseph
, J. W. Hammack having resigned iwaa oa Thursday's train, returning
some weeks ago from the office of j from , a visit in Portland.
supervisor or tne lunterprise Russell French la jl new emDlovee
: W. 'O.. MoGarry ,wa appointed to
' serve and now occupies this office.
J. M. Conley Is the new supervisor
of the Flora district. . ... j '
' ' Miss Elise Holmes, daughter of
Mr. and' Mrs, W. R. Holmes, ar
rived, from Portland Saturday even- j
ing. Miss Holmes was in attendance
at the St. Helen's Hall school for
ladle's there, and is now enjoying her
well earned vacation.
Full line of smoking tobacco at J.
T. Harvey's! ' . '
In the mechanical department of the
Enterprise Press.
Remnant sale NOW ON at W. J.
Funk & Company's. Bargains in
almost everything. . ' .
Mrs. E. A. Spfcer returned, home
Thursday from a trip to Seattle and
Buy . that boy his school suit,
NOW. Big sale is no,w on St W.
3. Funk & Co's.
Mrs. Martha Ronk of Seattle ar
rive TliiirtMla v MnA will mdlrA tlltr
Tir i "
ir. uu mm. t home. wlth hr daughter. Mrs. Axel
Wallown. TueulAV on a. bufiliiess trip. I .
, jgo,,
. . . . . 1 i i I
Attorney wvm oya , AU phonJ ordorg for bus to d
uusiness in josepu iucsu.;
noon. ; ' ' ;
T Vohlrl DMIni. SllltS ' lllflt
' received, at W,J. Funk & Co's.
f o -or t Uimi. vistifw1i friends
In Wallowa Tuesday, returning home
; In the evening. ' '
W. E. Taggart left Monday for a
. vl3it at Colfax, Wash., to be absent
several days.
Lon Davis transacted business to
, Wallowa Friday, returning home in
- ' Irtta TLelltt the little daugh-
- ter of Mr. and Mrs. O. I. Ratcliff,
is Improving from a recent attack
of Illness. '
H. Pearson and wife left for their
home in North Powder Friday morn
ing after visiting relatives and
. fi'lends here. '
F. A. Clarke Is
Seriously Hurt
Attempted To Hold Frightened Team
By Bits and l Run .
F. A. Clarke , was badly Injured,
Tuesday evening at the head1 of Wal
lowa lake, when his team took fright
and he attempted to hold them by
the bits. After being taken to his
home here Dr. Ault was called and
dressed the (wounds of the Injured
Mr. Clarke bad driven to the lake
after a camping outfit his family
and friends had used there In a brief
outing. While thus engaged some
one discharged a small calibre rifle
which frightened the horses. Mr.
Clarke at the time was standing on.
the ground, and grabbed the frlght
'ened animals by the" bits,' seeking
to hold them. In the melee which
followed Mr. Clarke was thrown and
the team passed over him.
He was taken to the lower end of
the lake in a launch, and from there
to Joseph and. home in a vehicle,
when Dr. Ault was summoned. The
dootor found many bad bruises and
cuts about the head, some of which
required stitching, but so far as
known now no internal injuries
were discovered. The dootor thinks
the patient probably . has escaped
any serious internal Injuries.
Mr. Clarke is confined bo hla bed,
but It Is earnestly hoped that he
will be about shortly. His many
personal acquaintances and friends
hope for his speedy recovery, and
are. deeply sympathetic for him that
so serious an Injury should befall
him. , ,
O. R. & N. AND 8. P.
Mr. and Mrs. S, A. Thrall of Port
land are visiting in Enterprise and
sight-seeing about this locality. Mrs.
Thrall is a sister of Mrs. W.. T.
Bell, wife of the county treasurer,
and an aunt of Mrs. W. C. Boat
man, wife of County Clerk W. C.
Boatman. Mr. Thrall Is the treas
urer of the passenger department
of tha 0. 41. & N. and S. P. railways
In Portland, having been employed
In that capacity for a qurater of a
o ntury. Monday afternoon Mr. and
Mrs..' Thrall were driven to the shear
ing plant of Sam Lltch, northeast of
this city.
Attorney J. A. Burleigh has moved
from depot promptly attended to.
White Front barn. Home phone. 97b
Mr. and Mrs, L. J. Reavl of Wal
la . Walla, but more recently from
Clarkston, Wash., are in Enterprise
visiting friends. Mr. Ravis will
transact business while here.
Oakes carries a full line of Lo,we
Brothers' Paints. 108tf
Lee Thompson and Pat Ballard,
prosperous homesteaders from West
Grossman, were In town Thursday
and brought In four bobcat pelts for
which they received f 8 bounty and
probably ' as much or more for . the
pelts. .
Doors and windows and all kinds
of builders hardware at Keltner's.
: George Haas and Richard Smith
have returned from quite an ex
tensive trip Into Harney county
and other southern Oregon . points,
his office, formerly .with Attorney where they went to look vt the
Daniel Boyd, to the second floor of country.
the Lltch building. We start our sales Saturday be-
Vrl Z P. Purdom, sister of Mrs.' cause we want the people In the
FK.' Moore of this city, arrived from country to have an equal break, with
- Kansas City and will look over this the town folks. ' Bring your butter
part of Oregon for several months, land eggs along. W. J. Funk & Co.
HOf all kmds.TIf you believe in beautifying Enterprise, you
must believe in making that beauty enduring4Concreteis
enduring-it will render city beauty a "Concrete Reality,"
TISee us for any and all kinds of Concrete Work.
"" MARKS BROTHERS, General Contractors.
The business men of Enterprise
will play the buslnesa men of Jo--
seph, in Enterprise, a game of ball
next Tuesday afternoon. Both sides
are confident of winning, but then
both sides will find it impossible
for each to win one game. Anyway,
we're going , to ' bet a large juicy
chocolate drop that the Enterprise
businessmen clean up their friend
ly adversaries, and come out at the
finish fresh and gleeful aa well as
victorious. But then, of course. Ed
itor Shirt t Is going to say the same
thing about his aggregation In Jo
seph and. there you are.
Paradise, June 18 Ffcie rain here;
now the drouth Is broken.
.'Nelson Byram went to Lewlston
last week. . :
Farmers are summer fallowing.,
' School closed yesterday, at the Par
adlse school bouse.
Mr. Hotchklss, the stockbuyer, was
here last week buying hogs.
A bright, bouncing 10 pound boy
arrived Sunday at the home of Mr,
and Mrs. Harry Richards, living
some six miles south of Enterprise
on Alder Elope. Dr. Auk attended,
and report both mother and child
doing nicely. . "
The Enterprise Livery, Baker
Smith, proprle'ors, has added this
week to its equipment a handsome
new surrey, bought of the E. M. ft
M. company, also a fine hew buggy.
Several sets of harness, bought of
L. Borland, complete the new rig.
The new postoffice of Lyman on
Day Ridge will be ready for busi
ness as soon as its supplies arrive.
The office la on the Murdock farm,
the old J. W. Emmons place, and
the mail will be brought from Pow-
(From Portland Journal.)
Action of the state board of medi
cal examiners In refusing to grant
a license to Dr. A. F. Nemiro to prac
tice medicine in the state of Ore
gon was sustained by Judge Cleland
in the circuit court this morning, in
a decision dismissing the appeal of
Nemiro, who asked for a writ of
mandamus against the board.
Judge Cleland said the state board
of examiners la clothed by law with
the power and discretion of marking
examination' papers of applicants, and
unless there Is clear proof of abuse
of discretion and arbitrary use of
power the rejected replicant can
not complain. The whole question
Is one of fact, said the court, as to
whether or not the examination pa
pers were incorrectly marked' to the
prejudice of Nemiro.
"The evidence wholly falls to con
vince the court that the board com
mitted error," said Judge Cleland,
and the appeal should be dismiss
The rules of . the board require
that applicant shall sustain an av
erage grade of 75 per cent before
license can be Issued. Nemiro re
ceived an average of 68.6 per cent.
A score of the moat prominent phy
sicians and experts of Oregon were
called during the trial, opinion be
ing about equa'Jy divided In favor
of Nemiro and against him. The
'-rial occupied several days, the ques
tions asked of Nemiro and his ans
wers being reviewed at length by
the experts.
Annual County
S. S. Convention
Will Be Held In New Mefhodist
Church at Joseph,'
June 28-29.
The 25th annual convention Wal
lowa County Sunday School associa
tion wlU be held In he new M.
K. church at Joseph, Tuesday and
Wednesday, Joine 28 and 29. V.
L. Mulkey of Joseph writes that it
will be a mass convention, all are
Invited to attend, all are entitled! to
a place upon the floor of the conven
tion, and all will be provided with
mtertainment while in that cky.
Following is the program:
Tuesday Evening.
8:00 Opening Praise Service.
Address, "Making Good"..
Rev. C. A. Phlpps
Wednesday Morning.
9:30 Devotional Exercises, led 'by
A,. H. Rudd.
9:40 Reports of District Officers.
Reports of County Officers.
Appointment of Committees.
10:10 Paper, "Dectolon Day," pre
pared by Mrs.' I. Hotchklss.
Round Table Discussion on
"Decision Day."
The above is of satisfaction to Dr.
7. E. Moore, who is one of the ex
aminer on the Medical Board, and
jraded part of Dr. Neralro's papers.
A "Get Acquainted" Reception.
The 'Win One" class of the Pres
byterian church wt'.I give a reception
it tha church Friday evening, June
A, in honor of members and friends
Jf the congregation from 8 to 1ft
o'clock. All new friends of the
church are especially invited to Join
the "Cordial Circle" and get ac
quainted. There will be something
of special interest to Sunday school
Wednesday Afternoon,
2:30 Song Service led by W. L.
2:45 Paper, "The New Graded
Lessons," Miss Amy Olmsted
3:00 k Round Table Discussion.
"The World's Sixth Sunday
School Convention," ....
........ Rev. C,' A. Phlpps
Reports of Committees.
Election of Officers.
Wednesday Evening. ,
8:00 Praise Service.
Music. 1
8:20 "Teaching Temperance,".. ..
r.Mrs. T. M. DM
8:30 Address, ..Rev, C. A. Phlpps
M. E, church services: Sunday
school at 10 a. m.; morning service
11 a. nOsubJect "Christian Educa
tion"; Epworth League 7 P. to. No
preaching Sunday evening on ac
count of union service at Christian
church. Rev. C. E. Trueblood, pas
tor. ,
Rev. W. H, Clbson will preach at
the Swamp Creek Baptist, church
at 11 o'clock next Sunday morning
and at Alder at 8 o'clock Sunday ev
ening. .
Attorney D. W. Sheahan returned
from Portland Sunday evening. He
reports an excellent time a part of
the time and Just a sort of genial
noisy time for the balance of the
Socialist Party of America Column
This Bpace is occupied by paid advertising and is edited by the En
terprise Socialist Local which meets Thursday night of each week at
7:30 o'clock in the McCoy residence on North River street. All meetings
open. Visitors always welcome. Frank Hamblen, organizer; E. A.
Fosner, corresponding secretary; N, H. Marks, financial secretary;
Fred Otto, treasurer.
Someone has remarked that the
masters are ready to do anything ex
cept to get off of the backs of ithe
workers. It soems that thinkers
are ready to do anything except to
come to the point.
You can hardly find a man these
days whoi will not say that he be-
Ieves In many things that the So
cialist advocates. But so many stop
short of ! the one essential thing
that is, the overthrow of exploita
tion. Sociologists' are coming more
and more to recognize the truth of
the Socialist philosophy. but, philos
ophy Is not enough. We muBt come
to the point of stopping the robbery.
Words are good as means of convey
ing Ideas, but words will not fill an
empty belly. Uuless we come to
ictlon, unless Socialism is trans
formed from the realm of philosophy
Into an actuality, Into a living,
breathing condition, it is nothing.
Scientists are beginning to recog
nize the tremendous evolutionary
force which i bearing us to Social
ism. , But If we depend on forces
alone and not on ourselves .we shall
be centuries in reaching what might
be obtained In a few years.
We must learn that men are roas
ters of tilings. We must recognize
.hat we can have Socialism when
ever we want it. We must under
stand that the peDple wlU .want So
cialism so soon as It Is presented! to
Item with all its native and actual
Let us shoot at the mark. Let us
put all the force which lie in
thought, which lies in that unnara
able thing called Life, into this
movement, and we shall become
masters of the situation Instead of
being mastered by It
Private ownership of great indus
tries has proven a failure In nearly
every Instance. How many thous
ands of litem have gone Into the
hands of receivers appointed by the
courts public officials? Some of
Ui em have gone there a dozen times
before they could stand alone. If
the Judges could take a property out
of the "skilled" hands of the cap
tain of industry, and set it on Its
feet and hand It back to the wreck
ers, how much better even thy
would have been to have controlled
It from the first to the lust. Re
ceiverships have been asked and
given when the big caplte lints de
sired to squeeze out the. holdings
of the smaller ones, if the nation
had collectively owned and controll
ed, thl could not have been done,
for 'there would not have been any
Individual stockholders to be squeezed
out. Private ownership of industries
has proved a failure. Collective own
ership never proved a failure any
where, except for the corrupting of
private ownership In robbing It or
bribing the public officials to misuse
It as an excuse to get It Into their
hands and so rob the people. The
only reason that any one wants to
own an industry is to rob his fel
lows, by making them pay more for
the products than the products are
worth. Do you get that? Would
you want to own an Industry if you
could not make a profit out of ltT
And wouldn't that profit be taken
from those who made IU products?
Doing away with private ownership
of Industries will do away with rob
bery and extortion. Do you wish to
be extorted from? Get wise, man.

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