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   Oak Park Daily Reporter Argus (Newspaper) - August 28, 1906, Oak Park, Illinois                                 JOB PRINTING  Get our fit-ires when you wa tt I work.  ^Ibe 1Datl$ 1Reportet>Hxgus.     • sir/KsCRII'    'Hons      Per i'ear.....          Per Week ....    ... .ofi      Single ( 't>/>tr \.    . . .oi     VOL. I. NO. 55  OAK PARK. ILLINOIS, MM I ICS DAY, A I : C.I IST 18 im.  SIX DAYS A WK1CK.  GEORGE BALDWIN  Landscape Gardener and Nurseryman 1020 South Boulevard Telephone 455  Let us spray vour trees at once if you would destroy the Maple Louse and  SAVE VOUR TREES  I make all my own insecticides. Have jjfood machines and j^ood men.  FOR. SALE  Modern 8-Room Houses now under construction, corner Oak Park Avenue and Washington Boulevard and 214 and 222 Waller Avenue, Austin. For particulars inqtire of  Hibernian Bank, Agent,  Clark and Monroe Sis.  Qoetter & Hillman  CARPENTERS AND GENERAL JOBBERS  Screens, Storm Sash, Cabinet Work, Hardwood Floors  63o Lake Street, near Kuc'.id Ave. Telephone 348 __OAK PARK  J. B. HA1DLE  Residence Phone, 7414  OAK PARK TRANSFER CO.  EXPRESSING, MOVING IN VANS  DAILY TRIPS TO CITY  CHICAGO OFFICE: 106 Franklin Street  Telephone, Main 4613  OAK PARK OFFICE: I37 North Boulevard  Telephone 88  JOHN E. PRESS  HAS IiKMoVKI> TO NKW AM) l.AKliICK QUAkTKKN,  J3M33 NORTH BOULEVARD.  High-Grade Wagons Carriages and Autos  First-class Repairing, Painting ami Trimming. Estimates Given. All work will lit! c:ill»>il for ami delivered.  Telephone 314  Residence Telephone 5153  Charles W. Varv Keviren  ARCHITECT  Room 620-630 Watson Bldg., 125 La Salle St., CHICAGO  TKIilOI'HONK, MAIN 27S5 Itl'.HIDKNCK, Iii« ASHIiANl) AVKNUK  Prominent 'People Series No. 5.  *  4  à.   j j  <*  r   \ /  f-Î  GEORGE M. AMBROSE.  There arc probably but few people in Oak Park who are not acquainted with Mr. Ambrose. He lias been a resident of the village for main vears, and lias been identified with much of its progress in his capacitv ;ls a newspaper man. He was lon^ a member of the firm of Ainsworth iV Ambrose, publishers of tlie Reporter-A r^iis. His interests in the lirin were disposed of a couple of months ain>.  Mr. Ambrose has just been elected president of the Looan County (111.) Association, which held its annual meeting Saturdav at Lincoln Park, and a notice of which appears in this issue of the Dailv Reporter-Argils.  PLAY LELANDS  Great Game Is Expected at River Forest.  M. Amin.  N;i  One of the hardest fought, games of the year will undoubtedly lie played at River Forest Saturday, between River Forest and tlie famous Leland Giants.  The tirBt game between these two clulm went to the local team liy a score of ."> to 4 after a great batt.c in which the colored boys nearly won out. Every game that has ever been played between River Forest and the Giants has been hard fought and exciting clear through to the finish, and the game this week will no doubt be a repetition of the former contests.  The belauds are playing the best ball of their career at present and can make any team in the business work for all the runs they get, Hall and Cam pell will be the battery for belauds men and either Skillin or McUill will pitch for the River Forests with Goldblum behind the bat.  River Forest is even up in games won with all the park teams this season having won and lost one each to the (¡unthers, Logan Squares and West Ends, while with belauds men they have it on the col ored men for the present at least, having won the first game.  ('resident. I i Oak I'ark.  Secretary, I Millich! \V heat i m, ti.-ket auditor ot the ( Iii cago A' Northwestern Railway.  Treasurer, Fdwin K. Walker, of Chicago, county commissioner and Republican candidate for associate municipal judge.  RECEIPE SHOWER  THE  Entertain in Honor Miss Grace Cook.  of  M. M. McMAHON  SCIENTIFIC  HORSESHOER  Phone 1801 217 Marion Street, Oak Park  We solicit the patronage of those desiring skilled workmanship. Prompt and careful attention given to each and every customer.  Do It Now  Let us quote you prices on installing an instantaneous Gas Water Heater — one like your neighbor uses. We make a specialty of them and have them on exhibition in our showroom. Telephone J144 and our representative will call the same day.  Thomas McGrogan  6313 Lake St  renew old friendship  Former Logan County (III.) Citizens Hold Reunion.  Among the many I'unct ions which arc now being held in honor of Missj (Jrac.c Cook, who is to In- married | August :tu, was a reeeipc shower given yesterday afternoon, at the home of .Miss bollie Randolph. Soiit li <; rove avenue.  Only the bridal party was pres nt and one of the pleasant  afternoons of the whole series was enjoyed.  The feature of the gathering was the book ot recipes, compiled by the guests for the bride-to-be. Choice receipes in all varieties Were therein contained, insuring the young lady eminent success in all her culinary efforts.  About f> p. in. the party broke up, all full of anticipation for the wedding which is ....... to be.  Visiting Here,  Mrs. Cordon Taylor and children, of Yonkcrs, N. Y., arc v isiting relatives in Oat l'ark, Mrs. Taylor, who was formerly Miss Mae Cook, of Forest avenue, will remain here until after the marriage of her sister Miss Orace Cook, w hich takes place on August :so.  Several Oak l'arkers are members of the Logan County, (111.,) Ass oiation, which meets annually in a reunion and picnic. Last Saturday the reunion was held at Lincoln Park, and on account of the Chautauqua being in session at Lincoln, tlie county seat of Logan county, many members were absent. It was voted by the association, however, to hold a banquet at one of the city hotels this winter at which good speakers will be present.  Among the members of the association are Judge Lawrence 15. Stringer, of the State Circuit Court; Col. Jouatham Merriain, coinmis sioner of census; Capts. Kdward MoCann and J. O'l). Stolen, of the Chicago police department; R. Brooks Fryer, of the election commissioner's office; Dr. C. V. Massey, of Chicago; Harry Small, of Aurora; Adam II. Wiltz, of Chicago; J. C. Skeeiu, J. D. Ambrose, Thomas II. Butler, of Oak Park.  The following officers were elected for the ensuing year:  Back From the East.  Kd and Kathniic On, of North Euclid avenue, have returned from an extended trip through the east. They have been gone about two mont lis.  Tli.  liui  HULBERT HOUSES  0/\l< PARK  RESIDENCES ONLY -NO FLATS ALLOWED  $4,500 to $7,000 on Payments any Buyer can Easily Make.  Il i-, ;i 11. ■. ■ 111 la '■ I'.-a I il re of pul into il eon 111 ■ ni ne •> 1 i a I e 1 ' family, a m! al lie- '.aun- 1 i i ne ■  I a i-. 'Aliirh. il \ o 11 are 111 11, ill  II a V i- to ^o 'in pa , 111 if f 11 r> ■ 111 nielli 111 allieti I 11 e re i pari of ttio 11 e i li e V y oí i a r y a m 1 e \ pe n - . oí ami <•' ili n I for a full dolt; into I In- en ¡..\ meni oí il lite li r-,1 pa Y tue ti 1 . volt i e ni i re p r o pe r I v a • I 1 ion /Ii y<  Tili-- '-a fe ¡i m I p i -111 i i a 111 » - invi" .ill. ..i I In I.. .1. Ilm! i - :iin - fr -I h i nu liei iiif. ■-o » r< -a : eon I en I esteem a ml -elf respeet . Will for no irreal ell'ort. Imi I il wort Ii Mu ill Oak l'ark you liny safe, for from it tumulile tiling is alisolntely barred.  e 1,living of a Inline thai every il.-iia:  ml Io ils full value for t lie .......I'm I . > t il,,-  e, voli from l.lie spe ml i li ir of ali"i|te| ,|,,1  ¡m V oi,her form of invest nient. \ un ,\..ii¡.|  ■III It i-, al-.O a 1 IIIOSl I lie oil I V I ot ill I .1 , tll-e-l a I iso I n I e I V no risii, ami in vvlin-li one-jilt 1 i II I o il is Ilot U se i i I i i I la 'III ;, i Iiier men. Keery ilollar eonn' i,,, ,, IU   r In no oilier form of investili.-ni il" -, on .........  n n 1 i ; it is fully pa ill for, while in a lu une, 11 .nil- i III tni'il i;i t l'I V into as full enjoyment ,,f II,.-  11 hatl paid for it in cash i ti • t ment, satisfactory as il is. is  ¡i i t ¡. ■ j n .1 i e i o 11 s 1111 V i n f r o f a 11 o m lo a family, or so increases ¡ 1 -t all lins potiti, 11 saves y on un u > while'.' On tile Hull tlie Mat building ami  Tit \ VH |»o if-r \ un n  i'k-i -Mim li l-'ri  -1 siile M.nil  I ',i ri, lir.im-li tif Mel rupnli Ian I ; '■•■I 1-, h- valuti m etui wf I in- . v. a , ■ ill --1 ears ilireel lu CliiiMn .  ne payment 11Y no i n e a te, e' \ooll,,.,-Iliill."' -elf ley a in I va i i s eri property e i. I ■ r \ o 11 i e e -  l'.ilk-  THOMAS H. HULBERT  'Built-On-Honor Houses,'  BOYS SENTTO JAIL  Youthful "Operators" to Be Tried by Mack.  Jim Andrews, t he youthful "bunco man," together with his three associates, I'eter and.lohn Marrandino ami Willie Boiiacasi, who were o|t crating in (>ak l'ark yesterday, are safely locked up, thanks to the efforts of our local police.  They will lie tried in ,1 udge Mack's juvenile court today, ami will pay dearly tor their escapade.  The owner of the horse and buggy that Andrc'VH stole ¡U the eorner ol Jackson and llalsted streets, Russell I), l'cac.oek bv name, has been located by Captain Lee. lie lives at 'JuO West Van liureii street, ami can sav nothing too good about the Oak l'ark police who returned liiin ' s property.  JACKSON liOlll.HVARI) AND CLINTON AVI;., OAK CITY Ol I ICH: <> MADISON STRHhT  PARK  Mnv I Send You a Booklet?  <n>  N ISSEN'S  mrs. butler improving  Shows Signs of Improving from Mental Disorder.  In Michigan. The Misses Barbara and Alice Slam I isli, of -I tii North (¡rove avenue, have been speii,linu m-vnal weeks in Michigan.  Miss Trench Returns  Miss Beatrice Trench has returned from the Atlantic sea coast where she spent seven very delightful weeks.  Excursion Tickcts to DcKalb County Old Settlers' Picnic at Kingston, 111.,  Via the Northwcstein l/ino, will lie sold at reduced rutes August 30 und 31, limited to return until September 1, inclusive. Apply to agents Chicugo & Northwestern Railway.  I riends of Mrs. ( . A ler, I Forest avenue, Kiver list avenue, who has been brought so prominently before the public, in the capacity of chairman of the Shav'ler automobile committee, will be greatly pleased to learn that she is doing well and improving daily.  It will be remembered that Mrs. Butler about, a week ago became mentally afflicted and was taken to a sanitarium near M il waukec, where she has since been.  The people ef Kiver Forest and Oak l'ark will greatly rejoice over the recovery of this estimable lady, which it is thought will not be long delayed.  Home From New York.  Ktlwa.idN. Leonard, 1 I South F.uc.lid avenue, is home for a few-days from New York, w hero lie is j representative for his father's seed j business.  Mr. and Mrs. Briggs, of 11 Chi ago avenue, spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Ickes at tlie l)es-plaines camp grounds They had a very enjoyable time.  Robert Janes, l'J'J Holly court, will return to Illinois I'nivcrsity shortly.  A  First-Clôcss Grocery  ôLtid  Market.  15he  Best PlôLce for Yoyi to Tra.de.  S. P. Nissen Co.  Purveyors of Pure Foods  119-121 N. Oak Park Ave.  Telephones Private Hxchange 1.53  Hali Rates to Mexico City, Mcx.  Yin the North western Line. Kxour-sioi) tickets will be ¡»old at one fare for round trip, August 15 to September 1, inclusive, with favorable return liiuit.s, ou account of International Geological Congress. Apply to agents Chicago A North western R'y.  FINE SHOES  Special Offerings  <>l liio-li »t;u1c Oxfords in Black and Colors, all leathers, for Men, Wonu'tt, Hoys and (.iirls. Theso oinnls .wore not 11ouo' 111 tor special sales. Thev are the products ol the host factories in the country, o-iviuo-the wearer the highest qualities lot tlie lowest possible prices.  J. S. INGRAM Ca CO.  Oak Park Avervue and Lake Street   

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