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   Oak Park Daily Reporter Argus (Newspaper) - October 23, 1906, Oak Park, Illinois                                 ÏÏtoe 1Repotiet>Hrgu6.  VOL. 1. NO. Uß.  OAK PARK, ILLINOIS, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23, l90f>.  SIX DAYS A WEEK.  SaturdayiNight, Oct. 27  Mr. Frederick Carr  PRESENTS THE FARCIAL COMEDY  THE MISFORTUNES OF DR. GLYNN  By J. H. BARNLEY and G. M. FENN  PRICES: 50c, 35c, 25c  Sale starts Monday, Oct. 22nd. Reservations can be made by telephone.  Oak Park 73 105 Marion Street  MANY PARENTS ATTEND  Y. M. C. A CONFERENCE  THE  Austin (Hindu Kitchen  Is the best place in Chicago to buy good, fresh candies. We use the choicest material obtainable, in any market, and make our candies in a clean shop. Our chocolates beat the world, and our Bons Bons, Cream Patties, and Salted Nuts have no equal. : : : Try them and you will help me praise the  AUSTIN CANDYKITCHEN  W. N. SHIELDS  117 N. PARK AVENUE - - AUSTIN  Meeting at Association Rooms Last Night Only One oi Many of the Kind to Be Held-Subject is Thoroughly Discussed.  The parents' conference at the  Mrs. A. W. PETTIT  THE MILLINER OF OAK PARK  137 Lake Street Telephone J 344  Qoetter & Hillman  CARPENTERS AND GENERAL JOBBERS  Screens, Storm Sash, Cabinet Work, Hardwood Floors  63o Lake Street, near Euclid Ave-Telephone 348 OAK PARK  V. M. C. A. last night wan attended by about eighty of the fathers and mothers and interested friends of the boys.  The conference was iu charge of Frank H Burt, chairman of the boys' work committee of tlie asso-ciation.  Dr. Thomas K. JiobertH gave a diagnosis of "The Oak Park Hoy," using medical methods, but setting forth very clearly the average Oak I'ark hoy, physically, mentally and morally.  William Spooner then spoke in behalf of the parents and what they expected of the association. He made the following live points:  1. Not too many things for any one, hoy.  Not too many evenings for any  boy.  Not too late hours  -I. Encourage gentlemanly conduct.  5. Keep the emphasis on the word "Christian."  B. W. Finnan, president of the board of directors, then spoke on behalf of the association, and what they asked from the parents.  Robert J. Hamilton, director of the boys' work, told of the plans for the coming year. The aim of the association is thoroughness, not bigness; to help the boys of Oak Park rather than to build up the association.  The exhibit of the work ol the boys' gymnasium classes was announced for Saturday evening. November to which the parents are especially invited.  The stamp club meets Wednesdays at . r > o'clock, in oharge of Dr. Storke, and the Agassiz club 011  HULBERT HOUSES  0/\I< F»/\RK  RESIDENCES ONLY-NO FLATS ALLOWED  $4.500 to $7,000 on Payments and Buyers can Easily Make  I sell a built by iluv's work bouse for less than Is asked for the onti nary contract Iioum*. for the reaso  J OH IN E. PRESS  HAS REMOVED TO NEW AND LARGER QUARTERS,  131-133 NORTH BOULEVARD.  High-Grade Wagons Carriages and Autos  First-class Repairing, Painting and Trimming. Estimates Given. All work will be called for and delivered.  Telephone 314  Residence Telephone 5153  Mondays at 4::'»i) with Dr. Hemingway as leader.  The Students' Triangle Club meet Sundays at ;( o'clock for discussion of religious and moral topics, and on Wednesdays at t>:lf> for supper, followed by Bible study clast es. A basket ball league is also conducted by this club.  The Knight's of the Triangle, a club for boys from 12 to 111 years, meets Saturday morning* at nine o'clock, combining gospel talks, steveopticon led,ires, outings, trips, initiations, club song and yell, club button etc.  A IJible class for boys oi these ages meets on Wednesday at -1:15  The Juniors will have an Early Riser's Kible Club meeting Saturday mor-iings at s :()<) o'clock.  The motto of the boys' division is "Help the Other Fellow." With this in mind the boys are proposing to take up a definite work by raising the money necessary to educate a poor orphan hoy in Mexico.  Many misapprehensions as to different phases of the work were corrected and the general leelmg was that a closer bond now exists between the parents and the association workers. Many who had supposed that the V. M. C. A. building was open to any boys at all hours learned that no boy below sixteen years of age is allowed in the building after six o'clock, and only those over sixteen who hold senior memberships. The exceptions to these rules are on occasions of exhibitions, contests, games, etc., when parents are also invited.  The intesest in this conference was so great that it is very likely they will be held regularly two or three times a year.  its worth, that a 11 the street impr contract for cash, at one-half the item of material and construction portant of all, that I am not seekinj of the houses- my price for them In for the ground on which they sta tion, for the flat building is forev spendiug a nickel each way to Chicago today ,  transportation i ■ .n-tieia r.u U  ttv., walk two block- wi'31 l.iike Street HI blocks south From we*t st<le Miullson —l  ns that 1 o-ot the land for a fraction of ivements have been put under private cost, by special assessment, that every is bought for spot cash, and, most im a dollar of profit on the construction ing their actual cost, with a fair value .id, and with them yon get the protee-er barred. It will be well worth your e these, the best bouses offered about  ■ranci] ol Mei rn|,ull lui KI.-ìuR-J lo (Juk Park -\ iltl'll lo .-lui Ot lille, mll 11 li e Illudi eilHt, toni 'Hi'"* (111 ''l'i hi i 'I inton .1 \ .  THOMAS h. h ULBERT  "Built-on=Honor houses,"  JACKSON BOULEVARD ANI) CLINTON AVK., OAK PARK CITY OFFICE: 6 MADISON STREET  May I Send You a Booklet?  NISSEN'S  ENRAGED CITIZENS OF HARLEM!  ATTEND A MASS MEETING  RESIDENTS INN  WILL OPEN UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT  HOME COOKING The Finest Meals in Oak Park, 25c ;  Sundays, 35c  GIVE US A TRIAL AND YOU WILL COME AGAIN  102 LAKE STREET  OAK PARK  C. E. KENDALL PHONE: OAK PARK 9364  HIGH GRADE FURNITURE  THE KENDALL FURNITURE GO.  PARLOR SUITS TO ORDER  REPAIRING AND UPHOLSTERING : MATTRESSES MADE TO ORDER  We deliver to Maywood, Melrose Park and River Forest 96 MADISON STREET - - - - - OAK PARK, ILL.  A gathering of over one hundred enraged citizens attended the meeting of the Harlem village board last night, and for a time a riot seemed imminent.  Each member of the board was greeted with jeers and comments as he entered the hall, and police protection was resorted to  All the trustees were present.  At the opening of the meeting, after a half hour of noisy demonstration on the part of the assembled citizens, the Yaryau ordinauce was read upon the motion of Trustee Lange.  Following thia the routine business of the board was gone through with, nothing of importance transpiring until a communication from A. Kistenbroker was read by the clerk.  Mr. Kistenbroker offered $26,000 to be paid by him in annual sums for the ordinance in consideration of which the board was to declare the Yaryan measure void.  His offer was referred to the committee of the whole.  So vehement did the protests of the citizens become at this time that Treasurer Fred Lange made neveral attempts to address them without  A  First -Cla.ss Grocery  ôcîid  Market.  J5he  Best PlôLce for Yo\jl to Tr^de.  S. P. NissenCo.  success.  They hooted themselves' hoarse in an endeavor to drown the words of the speaker, and the treasurer was forced to deliver his report later.  After the recess of the hoard President (.¿fosse tried to quell the excited gathering but with little success. Ex-president Joseph Kliin-mer was then allowed to speak for the people of Harlem. He declared the franchise to be illegal from the fact that it was for a sum greater than $501) and had been granted without advertising it. A. Ross declared that a petition had been sigued by a majority of the citizens asking that the board reconsider its action and that the petition had been referred to the board. It was turned over to the committee of the whole.  "The people of Harlem arc in a heated state of mind over this thing," said President (irosse at the close of the meeting. -'They do not realize that the contract is closed and that so far as the board is concerned our work is completed. They will think better of the ordinance when they see we have acted for them in this matter."  Telephones Private Exchange 1.53  Purveyors qf Pure Foods  II9-I2I0N. Oak 'Park lAve.  A Pane Under His Arm  A man went by today with a big pane of glass under his arm. Getting reaav for Winter. Better get your COAL in in October.  SUBURBAN COAL & SUPPLY CO.  MAPLit rtVfc. AND rmumsoiN til. BMAINGM. 103 IN. OrtK P*BK i\ V b .  I olophonu 402 1 elcphon« 327  306-308 SOUTH BOULEVARD In Business Since 1895 In Oak. Park Since 1902   

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