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DAILY CAPITAL JOURNAL; 8ALEM, OREGON, TUESDAY, DECEMBER'S,
1603. , " " r
THE SALEM STORES.
Our storo have becomo tho favorite shopping places, because wo
show extensive linos of holiday goods at reduced prices, and treat
every customer who comos to $ur stores the same as yon would
treat the guest In ypur homo. Thore Is no question about the money
saving advantages which wo offer to the public. Read en:
Tao latest fads direct from
New York, reduced from ton to
thirty-three par cent
CHRISTMA3 PORTIERS. ,
The most ologant lino In tho
city, roduced as follows
3.50,valuoB for $ 2,08.
75c values 55 yard
BOc values 42c yard
. Cushion Tops, Cushion Ticks
Remember Our Great- Sale of Men's
Clothing is Still in Progress
Brown check suits 13.00 13.50 suits reduced to $8.50
$ 8.50 suits reduced to.... G.tlO 16.00 9.35
10.00 C.50 20.00 13.00
12.50 8.00 22.50 15.00
SEE THEM ON DISPLAY IN OUR
ANDERSON. At tho Orogon state in
sano asylum, Monday, Dccombcr 11,
1903, Mlnnio Andorson, aged 32
years of apoploxyv
Tho remains wero shipped to As
toria, where her rolatlvcs reside.
Dec. 15. Wheat, 793
Gold Dust Flour
THE SIDNEY POWER COMPANY,
Mado for family use. Ask your
grocer for 1L Bran and shorts al
ways on hand.
A. T. Wain, Agt.
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E Shopping With Profit
NEW 8UIT8, NEW JACKETS,
MILLINERY, 8ILK WAISTS.
A Profit to You
Although low prlceo prevail here, we give 10 per
cent additional discount returned In silverware,
chlnaware and glassware.
FiifSf A Select Assortment
Embroideries, Cushion Covers and all goods In
stock 'subject to discount.
IT IS A PROFIT TO YOU.
271 Commercial Street
CATDftn THE LADIES'
a The Up-to-Date Holiday
1 Stock Has Come i
Our bright sparkling line of Christinas gifts is ready for
X jnspoction. Our stock this soason
ovor boioro, nuci with prwo aim confluence in variety, wo in- 5
vite you to look through our up-to-date line of Diamonds,
Watches, Cut Gloss, Silvorwaro, Jewjblry, Clocks novelties.
Thoro uro hundreds of articles that wohave not spaco to enu- $
If you want to buy reght, if you waut to bo treated right, w
wako'our store your headquarters for, Christmas buying, if you S
are at a loss to know what to buy, we have clerks who will
snow you our Jino, ana you win
diamond plan will interest you,
on your mvostracut. wnowier you
our different lines.
Jeweler and Optician,
,QET YOUR ROOMS READY FOR
A special lino of Comforts add
white spreads aro on snlo at our
store. Our prices on rcadymade
Sheets, Pillow Slips, Muslins and
Shootings aro tho lowest In the: city
WINDOW AT 29&300 COM. ST.
New Haven, Conn., Dee. 15. Asa
nushnoll, cashier of the Yale Nation
al Bank, ono of tho loading institu
tions of the city, shot and killed him
self In tho bank basomont tills morn
ing. An examination of his accounts
Is In progress. Olllcors bellovo there
Is no shortage.
Tho bank, this afternoon announced
that Bushnell was a defaulter In a
Big Cut in Wages.
Conncllsvlllo, Pa., Doc. 15. Thirty
thousand men In this roglon will bo
nfTectcd' by tho 17 per cont reduction
In wagos announced today, in which
tho Frlck Coko Cp. tnko tho Initiative.
Tho reason asslgndd Is tho great re
duction in tho prlqo of coke.
Tho Treaty Comes Back.
New York, Doc. 15. Tljo Panama
Hallway Company's stoamer Wash
ington arrlvod from Colon this morn
ing bringing tho signed canal treaty.
A government ofllror rocolved It at
is four tun 03 larger than
una our prices riguu uur g
as yotf can't loose auything
uuy or noi come in anu sea
88 State Street.
NEW CLOAKS, (jj
PROSPECT FOR COAL.
Company Takes Leases on Land for
( 0 rant County News.)
A company, or mutual association,
of John Day citlsns has been formed
for the purpose of investigating the
coal conditions of this valley. In or
der to form a basis of operations suf
ficiently attractive to Induce corpora
tion of largo capital, leases havo been
secured on large tracts of land lying
north of the rivor on tho Long Croek
road; and options taken on still oth
er portions of the prospective coal
fields In the Immcnliafe vicinity and
furthor down the river.
Most of tho land so far taken under
lease belongs to B. C. Trowbridge and
John Silvers, and the tompany taking
It over Is composed of P A. Snyder,
Frank Foster and the Dexter Bros-
The leases are made out on a roy
alty basis for a term of 99 years, and
Include todate 2800 acres. When the
transactions have been completed
there will he something liko 5000
acres subject to th leaso. It is
thought that thess trms will furnish
ample scope both In e ;tent and time,
for operations on a scale large enough
to attract a strong financial concern
The local company Is going about
these Investigations with good chances
for success; but It Is fair to tho mem
bers to state that they doslred no no
toriety, and It was with reluctance
they consented to give out theso facts
for publication. They aro woll aware
of the fact that they are undortak
Ing dcvelopmnt work thnt Is expen
sive and uncortnln. but that Is.of pro
found Interest and Importance to the
people of the valley und of tho entire
stato Thoy know only that there Is
ccal. and that It Is distributed over
What they do not know, is tho
thickness and quality of tho under
strata. And It is to determine these
two points that operations are now In
The plnns of the local company con
tcmplat? sinking as the readiest
practical means of reading tho mys
tery of these conl deposits. A shaft
will be sunk at some promising point
As It Is needed machinery will be In.
stalled, and it is tho hope of the pros
pectors thnt a body of coal, large
enough to demonstrate tho worth of
the proposition, will be encountered.
Further than this, no plans have been
A Future Financier.
, Thore is a six-year-old West Phlla
dolphlan who already glvos evidence
of possessing tbo nccussary qualifi
cations to place him at tho head of
somo great trust. For somo weeks
past ho has been troubled wth tooth
ache, and his mother has coaxed,
threatened, and hired him to go and
havo tho tooth extracted, but tho
small boy could not get his courage
to tho necessary point.
Flnnlly ono morning, wbqn mamma
had bcon making bids, ltko tho crowd
at an auction. "Ono dollar, ono and
one-half," and at last had reached
"three," tho Bm.nll.boy broko in with:
"Say, mamma, would you give me
Tho mother hosltatod a moment.
and thon said: "Yes. Anything to havo
"I'll do it then!" said -tho small
So away' thoy wont In a hurry be
fore he could rrpvnt' of his bargain
Arrlvtd at the dontlst's. tho oporatlon
win so painless and so soon over that
tin small boy didn't realize that the
tooth was out until they told him.'
On the way home his mothor said:
"Now, Harold, don't you think that
.was a. very ll'tle thing for mamma
to give you Ave dollars for?"
"Yes. mamma, I do." said the young
financier. "Hut. I'll tell you what!
We'lKcall it $-1.75 and you glvo me
tho $6 and I'll give you back.' tho 25
cents some tlmo when I havo anothoc
tooth pullod, Philadelphia Pross.
An Easy Job.
"To run a newspaper," says an
Oklahoma editor, "all a follow has to
do Is to ba able to write j)ras, d(s-
First Annual Exhibition
of the i,
SALEM POULTRY AND PET STOCK
Mako your ongagemonts bo you
Throo dayB and throo nights.
A fino exhibit of blooded stock.
OOOS, CATS AND POULTRY.
You cannot ntford to mlas it.
ANYWHERE ON EARTH
GIVE US A TRIAL
VAN AL8TINE, GORDON & CO.
275 Commercial Street.
Phone Main 801.
A. R. Morgan & Co., Mgrs.
Turkoy Shoot About fifty first-clastr
turkeys shot offtf at J. H. Hlgta
plaoe. eight mites South of Salem
Monday. Dec 21st Lunch served
JOHN F. CORPRAV, Mgr.
Tuesday, Dec. J 5
Majestic Revival of
THE OLD HOMESTEAD.
Presented with every advantage
and many extra features, including
Rastds and Banks
Prices $1.00, 75c, 50c, 35c.
Reserved seats on sale
office, Tuesday at 9 a m.
cuss the tariff game, report a wed
ding, saw wood, describe a fire, so
that tho readers will Bhcd their wraps
make a dollar do the work of ten,
shine at a dnnco, measure calico,
abuse tho liquor habit, tost whiskey,
subscribe to charity, go without meals
attack froo silver, defend bimetal-
Ism, snoor at snobbery, wear
diamonds, Invent ndvertlscmoiits,
overlook scandal, praise babies, de
light pumpkin raisers, minister to tho
afflicted, heal tho disgruntled, fight
to a finish, set type, mold opinions.
sweep the omce, speak at prayer
meeting stand in with overybody
and everything." New York Tribune
Tho most thorough up-to-date ma
chino on the market.
First, its rotary shuttle.
Thon tho shuttlo Is Instantly re
movable. Othors aro not.
It has tension Indicators.
Others havo not.
It has automatic tension release
Others havo not.
It has ball bearings.
It has triplo feed.
It sows a fourth faster than the
vibrating shuttles, It runs lighter,
runs easier, and tho automatic head
lift is of tho cablo in placo of raw
hide, henco does not strotch and
leave tho head sag.
It Is a machlno that you would thor
oughly appreciate, if you would take
tho tlmo to boo It.
Call In any tlmcv Wo havo spoclal
sowing machlno salesroom, and an
experienced man In chargo Mr. N. II.
Burloy, who will show you ovory cour
Wo ront now sowing machines. Wo
repair all sorts of machines, and
guarantee our work.
Wo sell best neadlos and oil for
''And wo lake your old machlno In
exchange on new ones, and allow you
what It Is worth.
Wo havo a nurabor of second-hand
machlnos, all in flno working order,
for sale nt a bargain.
Ask to seo them.
p. A. WIGGINS
255-257 Liberty St, Salem.
Farm Machlnory, DlcycIeB, Automo
biles, Sowing Machines and Supplies
Ne H. Burlev
Sewing. Machine Repairing.
Oregon Fire Relief
Oregon's Great Mutal Insurance Co.
SI5.440.588 Insurance at risk
Safe, economical insurance fr the
ccoole. Head off lc. Ate t Invllle. Or
II. A JOHN iON. Arcnt lor Marion Co
MODEL OYSTER PARLORS
140 Court Street,
Oetereauy style end short orders.
Ovutt-r Losvea, Chioktii lamales, tihell
Fish, E-c n fes'on. (
Spt-cisl chlokvn dinner, Sundays, 25c-
144 Stats 8t
Call and see ts jbefore yoo
sell yottt Crop '
James M. Kyle & Co
i Jackets j
One of New: York'd leading manufacturers of Childien's
Jackets closod out to us a
Luuuitf ui. uiiu-iJiui ui uit'ir reguiur wuuiesuio prices. Wore.
ceived them yeslerdny and will
Our good buy will be
u marked every jacket at
This is tho greatest sale of
If yon have put off buying
is your opportunity.
$12.00 Jackets mw $6.00
"When you sec It in out ad.
Washington. Doc. 15. Consul Simp
son, of Puerto Pldtz, In tho Domini
can Itopubllc, wires thnt a now revo
lution has broken out gonorally
throughout tho Ulandx Tho stato de
partment has no advices of tho plot
to kill Minister Powoll, and Is In
clined to doubt its truth.
Killed the Engineer.
Omaha. Dec. 15. A Burlington en
gine on tho eastbound limited jumped
the traok noar Malvcr, Iowa, tills
morning, and lolled down tho embank
mont, crushing Enginsor Knox to
doath. Beyond slight injuries, none
of tlio others woro Injured.
Clark All Right.
New York, Dec. 15. Senator W. A.
Clark, who was oporatod on for an ab
scobs, is out of bed today, and tho phy
sicians say he will bo able to leave
his apartments In two weeks.
That TI1K FAIR STORK is
iregt, and that wo tarry ihelargtst stock of ("vs and holiday J
goods in ftt'eiu, nt jiricf tliat can't he beat. Vi- Ihim-i xpress 9
wiijiiuif, IiiiMiv hoist'-, wl.fj'l barrov.s. doll nirriwco-. (hih'ren's
nuking ohaiuj. toy Hunks,
Hlf'SLri. 1111 OIII.S III (ltd ti-
, v .... 0..w ... ...w, w.
tree oriiHineutH and. in fuct.
Wo have the best values in dolls evr Men in Salem
7THE FAIR STORE
274 Commercial Stxeet
JPBO&ZES MAItmZN IZQTJS&
Now on Display. Prices lower than ever. It will pay
you to investigate
The Cheapest Store Ip the Northwest
W'Evoy Brothers, Court St.,Salem
number of their latest stylo gar-
placo them on sale today.
shared with you as wo have
Children's Cloaks ever held in
your child a winter wrap this
A Series of Fires.
Rochester, N. Yi, Dec. 15. A serlM
of fires in tho factory district hut
night night and this morning caused
$350,000 damages. Among tho heaT
lost losora wns tho Sherwood Leather
Company, tho Foster & Armstroci
Plnno Company, and tho Wendell
Marshall Piano factory.
At noon tho flro, which had been
combatted all morning, broko through
ilnto tho Marshall Wendell factory,
bringing the total loss to $400,000.
Pine assortment of ladles acl
gents' gold watches and chains, for
tho holiday trado, for sale cheap, it'
W. Culvofs. Practical watchmaker,
158 Stato street. cod
Tako tho boy and girl to tho eat
show this wook.
locuted ut No
drums, horns, in, bnnkfi tool
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