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retty Bnouqb Ho Deck HP tmcese' finger. The Barr 8tore 8 eipecIaty proud o( ,ls r,nt We ;h0Uld " h" ' Hc men In this town see them-fo we believe that the more husbands and ,0ver8 there are who do see them, the greater will be the numtcr of lad.es wearing rings from our stock on Christmas day. Th.o line of rings Is both the most varied and fascinating of any we have shown. ,t Includes a great variety of shapes, styles and settings, """" . as lramcs for e'ther stones- dlamonrtc n.ui.. ., , , amnystS( -, . , 0lers. May we them. The prices are In every case high-prices beauty and worth Our showing of ladles' lockets, watch chains, chatelaine watches and many other kindred articles for personal use presents a host of admirable Christmas suggestions for the puzzled husband or lover. And so does our beautiful stock of ebony toilet articles much ths finest display of these wares that we have ever shown. Corner State and Liberty HWll'1'rH'HHHHr Social Realm! Local T Events 4 In the tt PERSONAL8. Josonh Harris wont down to Port land this 'morning. Frank Morodith wag a paesongor to Portland last ovenlng. Max O. Duron returned last night from a visit to Portland. II. J. OUcnholmcr, the hop mnn"77s in Aurora on buslnoss today. Mark Savngo wont to Woodburn on tho Albany local this morning. Henry AnUony, ot Eugene, Is In tho cltj keeping his oyoa on tho legisla ture. Judgo and Mrs.' E. G. Wolvorton camo up from a visit to Portland last night It. N. Hoovor, of Dotrolt, 1 in tjio city, and will spend Christmas with his family. Mrs. B. D.' Millard and children, of Englewood, loaves tomorrow to visit hor parents at Shorldan. EX-CONGRESSMAN MOODY FOR RIGHT OF WAY. Has Been Invited by Eastern Oregon People to Bring It Before the Session. Hon. Malcolm A. Moody, of The Dallos, is hora to back up tho fight for etato aid to buy Uio right of way for tho canal tho federal government pro poses to build on tho Columbia. Ho Is sanguine that it will result in tho early construction of tho canal, and that fall tiro to provido tho right of way will result in delay, and possi bly dofeat tho f -fcOOO.OOO enterprise on tho part of congTOsa. mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm H GEO. E. Wholesale Tobacconist and Cfeai Lanrest Stock in ff .tDt 2S2 GUMMfcrtuiL. "-- Hil r.rTrrmTriTTTiminillllltllllllllllfTminiinnillllllllllllininiliiiiiMiiiiin iifiiBJ A clear Havana 12Kc cigar. For stein, Manufacturer, Salem, Oregon. Jewelry i on Christmas Flfts Is best selected ahead. Wo havo laid in a splendid stock for the holiday trade, which it will pay J01101" amino. Wo have a magnificent stooK of rings in all tho latest Bettings, solid Bold rings at U-BO and up. You can raako your selections now. ana wo will hold them for delivery. CT.POMEROY Jeweler and Optician, 268 Com. flu 4H 'i solitaires or clusters of precious pear,S( emeradg opa8( mMn hope that you will come and see the most modest compatible with Streets, Salem, Ore. BENJAMIN F. JONES, OF LINCOLN, i Will Male the Fight of His Life for Flat Salaries. Whon a program of genoral legisla tion i once entered Into, a Is doubt less tho ihtontlon of tho majority of tho membors of tho legislature to do. bills will be presented that havo here tofore not beon mentioned, and some of thoso will carry out pledgos made during tho campaign last year, whon tho state officers were olectod. Ono of thoso measures that will doubtless seo tho light ot day at an early hour aftor tho bars aro laid down, is a measure to place tho stato officers on flat salaries, Iloprosontatlvo Jonoe, of Lincoln and Polk, says he has a bill ready to placo bofore tho houso hav ing this end In viow, and if economy Is wanted ho .will provide a way to se cure greater economy by placing the officers on n flat salary, according to pledgee made during the last cam paign, ami recovor all fees. Into the state treasury. Mi Jones snys he has strong support for his measure, and belloves Uiat his bill will pass the legislature without much opposition. Six Barbers Employed At the Model Shaving Parlors, 244 Commercial street; also finest porce lain baths. Give us a call. Wo will please youv K. Anderson. i Don't like Schilling's Best? Your grocer returns your money. WATERS s Dealer Willamette Valley 8ALEM, OREGON. rrowmrnnwrntra sale by all dealers. Aug Huckn ffcwy sfltj Csfy DAILY gAPiTAL JOURNAL. - ' OREGON SUPREME COURT Upholds Validity of Reterendum Am endment Declares We Still Have Republican Form of Gov ernment Other Decisions A. P. Kndd'srly, ot al nppollant. vs. City of Portland, respondoute; np peal from Multnomah county; af firmed. Opinion by Justico Bean. Tho case camo up from Multnomah county, and is known as tho lnnltlatlvo and roforondum caso, tho legality of tho adoption of tho amondmont bolng tho principal point involvcih Tho su preme court holds In effect), that tho amendments woro legally proposed and adopted, and that it is tho prov ince of tho legislature and not of tho court to dcclaro when an omorgency exists. Tho court holds that all tho forms proscribed by tho constitution were strictly and accurately observed in tho ll"1" Z """ iWVJ4ifc( tMIU til lib IV tl IIO I properly submitted to the electors and ratified by them; that Uie nmendmonta propoeed In 1893 and 1806 were not awaiting tho action of the legislative assembly or the electors in 1800, with in the meaning of the constitution, at the time the Initiative and Referen dum amendment was proposed, and, as a consequence the latter wan le gally proposed and If now n part ot the constitution. Tho, question of the emergency In the Portland charter bill was Involved, and the charter is held to be legal, in that the legislature, and not tho courts, have tho right to declato an ANOTHER SURPRISE And a eool one at that -Five hundred of ths finest little bound classics you have hid the cleasure to look at, and offered at the extremely low trice of fifteen tints a copy They embrace relfe ion. fiction, essays, history, poetry and juvenile stories. Printed on first class piper, and attractively btnnd In handsome colors, Special prices made In larrer Quantities. In coopyrlirbts procure a copy of 'Little Sbepard of Klisrdom Come" which is one or the best selling books of the year Plenty of courteous sales people to wait upon you, and will help to make your Christmas shopping pleasant. Pattons Book Store. emergency. The effect ot the decision doea not reach any of the work of the last leg islature, but will be operative on the special seselon nnd future legisla tures. State of Oregon, respondent, vs. George S. Miller, ot nl., appellants; from Harney county; Hon. M. D. Clifford, Judgo; reversed. Opinion by Wolvorton, J. Tho defendants woro Jointly Indict od and convicted of murdor In the sec ond dogreo. Tho dofondanta aiiogea solf-dofonso, and, on bolng convicted, appealed Tho Judgment waa re versed, and a now trial ordored, on tho ground that tho overruling of do fondants' objections to tho Introduc tion ot ap hotograph of tho murdorod man waa error on tho part of the trial court. o VETOE8 NOT TO BE TAKEN UP, According to'an Opinion of the Attor ney-General. Attorney-General Crawford this morning rondered an opinion, at the reouest of tho secretary of state, on tho question an to the oourso to be pursued in the matter of the bins ve toed by the governor, whether to plact them, before the special seeslon of the legislature for action, or not The opinion holds, that the constitution. n providing for the Wllng of these bills and vetoee at the "neat session. means tfie sat regular aeeelen. aad not an exUraordliwry eesekm of U aMenbly. Hee tfce vetoes uy w- emor CliaweeHnlR will probably not be taken up at -thle wmton, although the legislature ooukl do so It It wished to. i RAN ON A HARBOR REEF. Passenger Were Thrown Into a Panic, But all Resoued. Seattle. Dec, 2L-The steamer Amar ran on, a harbor reef at Port aimoeon. la a fog, Beeewbw 1H. stove la her false bottom, asd threw I 76 passengers in a pawe. xae Tee floated at high tide, but broke her tall shaft te golBg off. The FarralKra ana n. raoMiut the DaseB2ers and SALEM, OREttOM, MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 1802 WHY WpJHERS WOR&Y . Did you ever hear a .mother worry over a plump child? There is no hetter bank of health for a child to draw from than a sood suppty of healthy flesh. Scott's Emulsion not only gives a child weight and plumpness, but it feeds the brain, bones and nerves with strength and active power. Fewer mothers would worry if they knew more about Scott's Emulsion. We'll itnd jrou a uraplt fin upon rtqueit. 6COTT & BOWNE, w fml Strttt. Ntw Yotk. CHICAGO FUNERAL STRIKERS Helding: Up People FromBuryingTheir Dead .Looks as If the Labor Or- ganizations Were Run ning Business Into the Ground Chicago, Doc. 21. The fin) step was taken toward pence in the livery drivers' strike thle morning, when the liverymen sont n communication to the union officials If It would permit union men to take out hearses at a scale which will be'at the rate ot $2 a day. The union meets this after noon o consldor the proposltloni Al though n heavy detail of police was m front to thn stable, the undertakers gave up any attompt to start-hearses this morning- The dead are either un lmrled or being taken to cemeteries by express wagons or dead wagon. There were a half doson funerals late In the night of bodice which had been awaiting burial since the strike be gan. Thoy were hurried through ths dark streets, to nvoIV strike sympa thizers, nnd rushed to the cemeteries. Undertakers kept soret all notlcos ot death This Is important to provont pickets watching funorals. 0 REPUBLICAN CAUCUS THI8 AFTERNOON. Held at the State House This After noon, and Decides Against a Three. Day Session. A caucus of the Republican mem bers was held this attornoou, and vir tually decided to hold more than a tbreo-day seselon. Members enough refused to enter a binding caueus to defeat any such purposes, and there was free expression In favor of taking up general legislation In a few oaees that seem to be absolutely necessary for the publlo welfare. Hot speechee were made on Ixnti stdee, but the confereaoe parted In good feeling for It waa no moro thtfn a omku. The Hester Oregon mem ber were all for some few general measures. Th IlejwWIean leader. iRokuMiig such men an Senator IJooth, were opposed to tying the hand of the legislature by any hard aad fast rule as to what Utey should do about ad journment At 2: p. ra. the caucus adjourned, resolving to take up reme dial legislation ouly. ll-r4WtDIIO!g HAIR DRESSINO, SHAMPOO- J NO, MANICURING AND CHIROPODIST. AU dteeasee of feet skilfully treated. Mt-s.F.Landigan J ItooBW 9 asd 10, Odd Fojtows buMdiag. Houre 9 to 12 a. ox. 1 to 5 and 7 to 8 p. m. &! lWreHleflO !' &Wti-1QlV0i99WlQUtttiW4m X'MAS SALE of Fancy jj Monday Only Todarwe offer a rare opportunity for you to seoure a beauti ful, as well as practical Chrlsttmas present for enoh ot your men friends, and the big boys too, and ot Just haif prlco. It you can't come or send, you'd better 'phono us to save you ono or moro pair. Remember this sale la for Monday only. $ vzpcm&r& ls(4&(&'S v ft IOtHilBgtt9iatHHOtOIiailieilH9teHMSjty SORROWS OF THE GREAT Denied the Joys Tllat Come to the Humble Ones of Earth 'llerlln,. Dee. 21. The I.oeal Aiue- Igor today announces that the Csarlnn of the Ilusslas recently gave birth to dead sou. The Csar nnd Oaarlna are In the dupoeet despondency, ami the lattor's grief Is uncontrolable. utah"mine3"arT BEING OPERATED. Mormon Non-Union Employes Have Been Qlven Preference. Castle Gate, Utah, Dec. 21. The mine here started up thle morning with UK men, nearly all Mormon strike-breakers, lleyond some Jeering. there was no trouble. The militia nnd iO armed guard employed by the Utah Fuel Company., tire guarding tho property, and nono aro allowed to pass the dead-lino established. These mfnea supply most of the doraestlo coal for Utah and contiguous Western states. Vico-Proaldent Krames Is hero, but declines to meet any strik ers' committee. He reafllrms his de termination that no union men need apply at any of the company's mines. All mines aro now being operated. i LAW MAKER LECTURES Hon. It. IX Hume, representative froia Curry eounty, will address the stMdeotM of Willamette University to night at 8 o'clock on "The Duties of the Day." la eoweeUoa with this a drees there will be, as advertised, the flrst studet re!Ul of the College of Oratory. Mr. Sarah Hrwae-itairusje. dean. , No admieeion fee charged. The public t cordially lurlUd. Marion Probate Court. Ik the matter ot UtV estate of ! wan) IaHhi, dewed, the xeeu- tti. alo LarTemme, wa at charged, aad her boadeieen exhoner- ated. In the waiter of the final account, lag of the estate of Jawee Otork, de eeaeed. the executrix. Naaey Otark, waa discharged, ftd her boadsroeu hoaerated. Upon th opIaJDt of Winifred II. Pewbertoa, exMutrix of th wUte Qt Nancy II' fitephea. deceased, JJ. F. Donhara was appointed guardian of the two minor children, Ororer P. Steph' eas and Winifred Stephens. FIVE Ours la the largest as sortment in this part of Oregon, In fact there ore nearly J 00 dozen I on our shelve, ovory pair ot which is ot your mercy today. You soo U'g not a llttio batch of odds and onda, but n big lino of this season's swolleat patterns, at J-2 Price I Tlmt moans COo boso for 25c and 2Ce hoso at two pair for a quarter. Store open evenings un til Christmas. ;; HOSTILE TOWARD JHE DEWS (Continued from first page.) of fonlgn affairs, has asked the Aineiionn minister not to Insist on opening the pmvlnoo ot Mukden to foreign trade. - Citing snya, by so do ing. America will rollovo China or a most dinioutt situation. London, Dee. 21, The Hxoknnga Telegraph Company today states that the Jnpanseo embassy nt tondon guardedly admits that the situation in the far ltaat Is unimproved. Tho txi)iangevndd: It Is probable that Japan is asking Russia to, reconsider her reply. CHARGED WITH SERIOUS CRIME. Fate of a Woman Who Accompanied a Man to a Room. New York, Dee. 31. Ilinll 'Tottet man, alias Carl Nelleuu, 36 years old, was arrested this afternoon by detec tive, charged with being "Jack tho Hipper," the murdorer who Saturday night killed and mutilated tho Martlu woman at a sailor boarding house. Ho has been positively Idontiflod as tho man who accompanied tho Martlu ww man to the room In which she was killed. He will bo arraigned this af ternoon. Late Cuban Tariff Act. Washington, Dee. 21. A treasury department oireular has been Iseued declaring that the new rates of duty, under the Cuban reciprocity bill, wilt become operative at 12 o'clock on the morning of December 12th. PfrrmnmTnnmmnnrmnTmnnmrrnTg We ' I Bay and Sell Mortgages i Money To Loan I Salem Abstract and Land Co. 1 F.W. WATERS, Mg. ? DUAUUJi i flr C-Tny" smooc7t0z& Hi 11 1 brought them to Seattle. KMjgjsJJfblS . .