1 A SMALL
AND A SMALL
MONTHLY PAYMENT FOR EIGHTEEN
MAKE YOU THE OWNER OF A COM
Valley View Orchard Ac
reage, lying just west of
Enterprise, offers a few
acre orchard tracts at
$175. You can pay
$17.50 down and $8.75
each month for eighteen
months and you have
your tract paid for. This
price is complete. It in
cludes the .trees, the
planting, the pruning and
cultivating for three years
and also a guarantee that
one hundred per cent of
the trees will be living at
the end of the time. An
easier way to make mon
ey and save it has never i
been offered in Wallowa
A SAVINGS BANK
No better opportunity can
be found in the county to
invest a monthly savings
account A commercial
orchard tract will not only
increase in value each
month but when it begins
to bear, .the returns are
so much greater than a
savings bank that there is
no comparison. Try to
buy any orchard in the
county and see what value
the owners place upon it.
Almost any person can
arrange to meet the small
payments on Valley View
Orchard Acreage and not
miss the. money each
month. At the end of 18
months you are the owner
of an acre of growing ap
Every acre will be set to good
commercial , apple trees adapt
ed to this county, and pruned,
trimmed and cultivated for
three years, thus turning over
to the purchaser a good thrifty
orchard just ready to begin
coining money. During the
three years you do not have
to be bothered with the care
and cultivation of the trees all
of this expense is included in
the purchase price. Sirnjlar
orchard tracts are being sold
in the Grande Ronde Valley
for from $350 to $500 per
acre. In Colorado the prices
are even higher.
WHAT OTHERS DO
Walla Walla, Wash , Oct. 18 (Spe
cial) -Kifleen cars of fancy apples have
been pooled by Seth Ferrel and Fred
Uahn, Mill Creek oicharrlisls, who are
asking f 1.75 a box for die fruit. Be
tween 8,000 and 10,000 boxes of ap
ples are held in the pool. Many oilers
have been made for the apples, in
cluding one from an English firm, and
seveial of them are said to be close to
the mark at which they are held. If
sold at the price asked by the farmers
the fruit will make a cash return of
about f 12.50 a tree. Each of the farm
ers named has about 500 trees.
The above is a dispatch
from Walla Walla to the
Oregonian. Counting 50
trees to the acre, $12.50
to the tree, it will be seen
that the return per acre
for a single crop is $625.
What will your acre tract
be worth if you can gather
even $500 worth of ap
ples? Any commercial or
chardist will tell you that
$625 is a small return
-WHAT IS LAND WORTH?
Did j'ou ever stop to think
what a commercial apple
orchard is worth per acre?
What is land worth that
nets . the owner $10 per
acre per year? What is
land worth that brings in
$600 per acre per )'ear?
Ask any commercial or
chardist what an or
chard is worth. There are
but few commercial or.
chards in Wallowa county
but the late county fair
demonstrated that there is
jcing to be a great many
of them. Why not be
among the first while the
tracts are cheap, rather
than last when you will
have to pay from $500 to
$1,000 per acre.
Can You Think of an Easier, Quicker; and Better Way to Save and Invest a Small Amount
... Each Month?
r 'T, . -r. I
ARE YOU AN OWNER
OF REAL ESTATE?
VAI4EY VIEW ORCHARD ACREAGE
ROOM 2 BERLAND BUILDING, OR ANY REAL ESTATE DEALER IN ENTERPRISE
REAL ESTATE IS THE BEST
IN THIS COUNTRY
THE NEWS RECORD
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Formerly the Wallowa Newt, estab
lished ni arch 3, 1889.
Published Wednesdays and Satur
days at Enterprise, Oregon, by
THE ENTERPRISE PRESS
Office East side Ceurt House Square
Entered as second-class matter
January 2, 1909, at the postolflce at
Enterprise. Oregon, under the Act of
March 3, 1879.
Subscription Rates: . One year $3,
six months $1, three mouths 50o,
one month 20o. On yearly cash-la-advance
subscriptions a dlssount of
J 5c Is given.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1910.
City and County1 '
Brief News items
Take your eggs to Davis A Wan
atU gut cash. 43btf
Coming by Hxprew, for W, J. Funk
& Co. a dandy lot of Ladle' skirts
Ed. Lock, son of Commissioner
Look, I quit til.
J. L, Thompson, manager of the
Lyric theaitne. was at, Wallowa on bus
l:vaw, Sunday, between trains.
My Goodwas, did you ever aee
anything UU the way tluey haw cut
prkea at Funk's -Red Tag Sale.'
If you want good feed for your
team and good treat mi on t cone to
White Front Darn. . , 7bU
The Vo:nen Chretien Temperance
Union will meet Friday, Nov. 11, at
tiie home of Mrs, B, B. DM1. AU re
You know Flunk's. Thb Ued Tag
Sr.!' don't niUn a lot oft oU out of
drto goods, ruak dca't hV that
kind of stuff. , " ,
Dr. W. L. Nichols and family
recently occupied the W. R. Holmes
cottage whote they have taken up
their permanent neftldenc In Enter.
prise. Home independent phone. 2t
Canvas gloves 5c, a - pair at the
So, 'thoaa dendy Ladles' and Child
ren ' coats at Funk's Hedl Tag Sale.'
H. W. Sehwartg has sold h Lyric
theatiro to J. L, Matlock of Pendle
ton, giving Immediate posoesslo. Mr.
and Mrs. Matlock have become reek
denU of thte city. J. L. Thompson la
sitlM operating the picture; machine.
G. F. Gibson, of Bonnera Ferry. Ida
arrived Saturday, for a visit) with Her
man F. Fischer. Mir, Gibson and Mr.
Fischer are both farmer residents of
Ne w Richmond, Wlsconsan, and I ad
not met for eight years,
' NOTICuSFOR PUBLICATION ,
Department of the Interior
U. S. Lauid Xtk at La Grande,
Oregon, November 7th, 1910.
Notice is hereby glvea that Nw
'ton Erf Hammock, whoso pcat-offlce
v.-ivesa la Enterprlue, Wallowa Coun.
ty, Oregon, did, on. the 21st. day of
March, 1910, tl e ' in" " this, office
Sworn Statement and Application
No. 07754, to purchase the EH SBvi
Section 8, and Vfhk SW. Section 9.
Township 1 Soutii, Range 46 East, WU
lameCite Meridian, and the Umber
tlwvneon, wider the provisions of the
act of Jume 3, 1878, and act amend,
tory, known, a the "Timber and
Stone Law,'' at such vtlue as might,
be fixed by eppraiaement, and that
pursuant to such application, the
lend and timber thereon have been
appraUeil, at I40Q.00 ae bolng chiefly
valuable for its atone, that oeJd ap
plicant wtU ofrer final proof In, aup
port of his application and swom
statement on the 2nd. day of Febru
ary, 1911, before Carl Roe, United
State Com mission or. at hi office,
Jat Elvterprlae, Oregon. 1
Any person is at liberty to pro
te.it thla purchase before entry, or
lulUata cotiibeot at any Uuo before
pa tii t .Whom, by filing a corroborat
ed affidavit In. this office, aUegtag
fact which would defeat the entry,
12c 11 " j F. nramwoU, Register.
Judge J. W.Knowlee will beta Bnt
orprloe Friday, p hold a motion,
sesxton of court, that night.
PRESIDENT TAFT TO
VISIT, PANAMA' CANAL
Will Look Oyer Big Ditch Before
Washington, D. C With the work
on, the Panama canal progressing so
rapidly as to Insure a completion of
the ditch perhaps a year sooner than
January 1, 1915, the date originally
set, President Taft finds It necessary
to make a hurried visit to the Isth
mus In ' order to secure first hand
knowledge of Its problems as a basis
for a program of legislation for the
canal which the Intends to push
through at the coming session of con
gress. ''' ' ' 1 '
The executive wants to anticipate
the problems wh'.ch will arise when
the canal Is completed. He wants to
have everything covered prior to the
opening so that there will be no ne
cessity Jot legislates after thoughts.
Congress will be asked for the fol
Ad appropriation of at least $3c
000,000 for prelimlnfTry work In forti
fying the canal. The total cost of
fortification will probably be $15,
000.000. ' ; '
Establishment of a definite govern
ment for the tone.
Settlement of the rate to be paid
by foreign vessels for passage through
the canal. ' ' ' '
Disposition of the Panama rail
road. ' .
Worklngmen's compensation for In
juries. " "
Salary adjustment of certain class
es of laborers on the zone.
. President, Taft'i most perplexing
problem of all Is to determine the
form of government to be established
oa the Isthmus. In reality there Is
no government on the aone at pres
ent , Congress left to the president
the Job of administering Justice and
enforcing the laws, but It did' not
specify how he was to & U
President Taft left Washington
Monday night to cast his ballot in
Cincinnati Tuesday, arriving back in
Washington Wednesday morning. The
president spent but a few hours in
the city, leaving again In the after
noon for Charleston, S. C, and sail
ing from that city at noon Thursday
28 ' Districts Display Apples.
8pokane Twenty-eight district dis
plays from Washington, Oregon, Ida
ho, Montana and California, to occu
py booths ranging from 10x12 feet, to
30x13 feet, have been entered for the
third National Apple show In Spo
kane, November 14 to 19, and the
apple' show In Chicago November 28
to December 4.
REV. W. P. SAMMS
Last Saturday morning Rev. Samms i
white cnosslnfj the fooLlog acTos3 i
tho flume, slipped and fell disiloct- :
Ing one shoulder and cutting a bad
gash In one shin Just below the knee.
He wa ta'.-.en to the, homei of Frarnk j
Itaavls whare his Injuries .were t
teided by the doctor.
Mr3 Frank Hamlin alao sustained '
a painful Injury the same day. She.
was playing with one, of the children '
la 'the yard and slipped and fell, dU
locating her shoulder.
Thankaslving 'pOJi-carij lc. each at
I DR. W. L. NrCIlOLS.
I Osteopathic Physician I
4 Office over Bank &
Tuesday, Thursday and . Satur T
day. Phone In Res. end office,
Mr. OWq Paul, Milwaukee, wis.,
says Foley's Honey and 1r la tl11
more that the best. He writes us,
a'.l .ihoso that boigbt it think It
Is the best for couglis- and colda
they ever had and 1 think It Isi still
more than the best, our baby had
a bad cold and It cured him In one
day. Please accept thanks," J Bur
nsush & .Mayfie.'d.
WILL SUE ROOSEVELT
Connecticut Candidate Resents Col
, . . onel's Concord Speech.
New Haven, Conn. Judge , Simon
Baldwin, democratic . candidate for
governor, has announced that he ;
would bring suit against ex-President
Roosevelt on account of statements
reported to have been made by Mr.
Roosevelt in a speech In New Hamp
shire relative to Judge Baldwin's at-j
tltude on labor legislation. Mr. Bald- j
win said he had asked Colonel Roose
velt to retract the statement and that
the colonel had failed to do so.
- The statement referred to was re
ported to have been made In a speech
at Concord, N. H., by Mr. Roosevelt,
and was to the effect that the posi
tion taken by Judge Baldwin on the
employers' liability question was
Straits Will Be Flown. ,
Havana. Arrangements are being
made for as aeroplane flight across
the Florida straits from Havana to
Kep West, probably In December, i
The distance Is over 90 miles, bu
conditions for flying. It is cUimed.
are favorable at this season. !
The Havana Post has offered a !
prise of 15000. It Is said that Glenn j
H. Curtlss, Mears, Ely and Baldw.n
Now is the time to buy your
Fall and Winter Wearing'
Men's Underwear in two-piece suits, Men's
Union Suits, Shirts in all colors and quali
ties, Suits, Overcoats, Sheep Lined Coats,
and Mackinaws, Slickers and Rubber Leg
gins, and in fact everything to make you
comfortable for cold weather.
Shoes, Hats and Caps
Come in and buy before the line is broken
C. U. ZURCHER
The Men's Outfitter
High Grade Job Work a Specialty
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