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PREPARATIONS COMPLETE FOR
EIGHTH ANNUAL COUNTY FAIR
voith to : lM,',, N,,v ' P!
MIUiKM Of SKF.IXO THAT
PHDMttKD I VHIIIITN Allli
ON THI (.It'll i.
fl BUILDING PUT IN SHAPE
sat,. ini Acrobat!' A.t ui
II , l'inr Canl of llorw Hjkcs
I niHi Stunts Heuilv l rifdw
i I rowils Kte. ( .1
proajra lias I n mud to
uting the Mnlhenr County
i lion 'I'll'.' dlro I heir
nt Imvo bra putting the final
. mi tin' program. New aero-
mlH li ' duleil for
btfWI Hi grandstand
villi ih balloon
If vlll furnlHli thrills along with tin-
. Ml Hill till' I I llllllH
iii r . ' tin word! uf Hi" otraua ipealer
"Ware will b something to amuse.
thrill -nu thru anil thru v . t.i in ni -ion
r in tin groat
Tin' principal thing th dll
now have In mind U th securing of
ill the exhibit promised. Sufficient
tlpta h have been promlteil, id fill
the buildings Th director of courao
nl vrj exhibit In place before th
lite awing open on Tuesday 8pt-
reber II. It la In this respect thai
jttty arr asking th co-operation uf
Mb rancher and other exhibitor
Ton will help make the fair a suoceea.
Nfiiu tvlll help make It a pleasure for
who ure li Vim will
iki' the fair a plaaaure to yourself
wme by getting your ex-
sottled on MonMsy. By
'inn' to fix the display an ni
II wnir rliiiin i m of success are
The vsrlous auprintmdMKl have
(heir Hork In Inn
I t'i have charge "I I In
lldltiit and it will In ii i redlt tn tlm
it In furl mil- of the thing" that
giving la th.
i mm hii that i
iph aianl - aud ma
tn hate i. inui'hliiery hall
T'I t i is done the director are
boat they can With ull
I Uiiiiinn: ofl
i of rrnlt. Iihv nnd grain
an wall h : breaking
. ilmi uiid big
nr bin.' rtbbon atoek. th
will K the moil satla-
r Htagud her.
HEN FOR NATIONAL
AW ARE CERTIFIED
lHh line Man on l.l.l Who -ked
t-M'n, ,u, in Quota is .10 Hul
tomil I.Ktwl liii.lnr of
M "hod back to (h
I by tho District
li I aUmudc hlle the ioiiii
,T qa ,,i, .,., ,,,. hoard addod
u In oaa any of those
higher In the list fall to
but one of the. Laa B
(iniurio, are man who
l.iim for uaeiuution with the
td The caaea of tea other
f this catecorr. aa wall aa all the
"lam sunuMlflil rr.ini i lit. IocmI board.
w still n the hands of the district
fd The local board finished Hh
Vision., on exeniption claim last
I i Argua haw i
i-iihtons I'robably by unit
M all u.e men eiamlned in thn-
"u"ty win ii. avillabi, In which
U will ba p ll the
""f to mak. up MulhuuiV quota on
'" llrst call, to go to iruiuiu; t
60 men wliu.
Twin Falls Boy Steals
Auto Almost Escapes
lleoaime he told i onfllctiiig
". .mil dnuinimtriited that
did the conn
Kusell Karlf of Twin Kails Ik in
Washington (iiiinly Jul! ut
.nil Kith stealing
an auto lie caught b
a ork of llepuiy Sheriff,
Lee No, who followed him by
phono to Buehaaaa station in
iiu inuiitj. whore he u.h
Murlfl almoat landed bin
'it Sunday, for
whii phoning tn
i r;i 1 1 in, in tin i dl . i Ihllig
the ear. Karlff. scenting danger
drove inn nt the garage winl
tin' proprietor wa talking to tie
aherlfi With thai dwlultv In
formation it ., an euay m.'
to ra. rugillv.
II popular make,
wa BtOlrn iii Ui-Uer Sattt.
night and was driven thru on
turln esrlv In the tt ornlng Tb
Idaho Ilcenhe wh'rh it cat;
waa taken off and a California
license unbuilt HI I'd Dtit
waa Informed of the theft Bnt
urda and Informed all
th loral official . ' n Sun
day lie phoned to house ahum
th highway and get ured the In
formation that u young man wltli
a oar klopped near Westfsll and
Inld u woman that he wait drlv
frmu I klliornla to Salt Lib
Till gave th sbarlff hi Brat !
root clue and by telephoning
Drerwwey he aiao caught tba man
Ihore. A Harney count) official
hiouglil UM xiung man back, in
MALHEUR SENDS ITS
QUOTA TO NEW ARMY
W Howard, tlicsic II ..H- anil
l.iii. . .illlle N)lli.
to l-ae for American
I lirsl of ih. M
aouatj aaoia ba be called io the oi
ors of the new National army tad 0
lain. 'i .In. day evening for Ta.oina
, will Join Hie gathering
crowd at American Vke
Mr. Howard wa the. first called i
because of previous military asp
ence. ba having rlaen to the rank ot
captain at ( A tt 'heater H gd
of Vale, who is a ok and James Car
lilt. Syuie asked the Io. ption
board to send them first They all
wauled to go
At Vaie Wednesday a program was
r the new army boya and at
.......I.. nuaihsr or Deoule were
a rf. . auui
I.. I. hi i hi-iii u ii(ratrcr inn-urn
i.i. ... - -
district Hoard Mu.llli
Sherln Hrown lectMil from Hi.
,,d iha result of Ita work j
on Malheur coui.ly and returned 11 to
(Continued on l'agV three
PARK ol II CAB H T
Tilt: I l HH SAVS MAHHHAi.
To avoid tioiiblt, with cars
baching im the trail
lally durlug Hie fair when th
streets are lined with cars Mar
shal H C rarmer has promul
gated a new regulation which all
autoista should observe
mg a car againit
th curb Mamhal Farmer order
that all ears ba backed ut. ttt
., at an angl of 6 div
wilh tho right naiiit back
la ichiug -be curb Tin
i. und to be tba uiost
when it comae lo .tuning aaaiu
.-III .IAUI.-I1I'. )
Mate' ""' ' t,H''
l atuiK tho rorb
ianM ,.rt the practic
so that strangers coming to
;air will obaerve tb,a practlaa
a ii. I f . .
MAiMIKlHi CIUNTV, OI.'KiON, THURSDAY, SKITKMIiKU (i. 11)17.
ACTION ON SEWERAGE
CrnZK.NS WITH BOTH HRWH
AMI WATKK MAINS HV.Ti
PROPERT1 MIST MAKK
Mm OT CITY IS ORDERED
iti Heionler uthoiln-d to Ikrtii-
mini' l.uu Mum lleehlenre t an I'ov.
able diii itn- uf newer mats or lati r
v httaUlM tioue ,or realdenVe
which Ih Hltu.Ud within a reoiu
able dlatance of both main nr later
al and water main or latora!
make i nnni'ction therewith luimori-
lately. That wan tin
of tlie City Council at.lt meeting at
HaJI Mnnday oveulng.
The queatlon of proprr health reg
ulatlnn whm tlic principal matter dl
i at the meeting lr II II
Whitney, health officer reported that
nut lit tiK Hint could lie done now would
be of great baadflt for thin neaaou but
urged that atep be taken toward bet
terlng condition He explained In
nun II lli work that would b"
nMaary hfot it could i frmlne
Who could ninniTt with the KWr.
lnce In aonie pianos where Uiere l
aawtara. thare If no water, while the
i reverae la th rao In mauy icllun
..f h. m4v
. ,,i. ...-. ,k.
The i mini II detiTinlued that tn
City Mirihall haa enough to do with
hi work aa street cotnmlaaloner a
well aa pae officer, ao It waa de
termined that the illy Recorder M
ompowered to hire muneoae tn make
a coniplaie survey of the city and on
the report made to lasue the neoeasafy
notice lo property owner and to
ix .h . .Uh iAM.1 mtmmm ahould tho
..rnaertv owner, fall U con.pl) with
the oVo vlIon of the ordlnaaoe. A
number of InaUnoaa wall known to
'the officials will ba taken up before
'thaaurvey U made and the nulaau-
jeoa absted at onoa.
City Marshall H. C. Farmer and '
rity Heoorder C. M. Stearns told the
i.,. II ..f the effect of the high cost
.... i .... .-a ikai
or living op umir i..t-"
' wore each granted an Increase of 110
if;l( sl0 WM ,,R..
ri... ! IiiIIn were uald.
Th usual bills were paid.
RACING AUTO HITS ATTEMPT TO ESCAPE
VALE PRIEST'S CAR' BRINGS HEAVY FINE
How tK.upai.is aawaajM S.-1I..U- in
jur) Is Myster) Hold urs Hail
I) INMoage.1 a lteiill ol
Raw ft Mor!urii of Val
nt victim of an aul
on California lre.-t. a hull inii
of the hospital ltkt Tl.ui
lag. His light roadster was Mruck
t . i..Uv riniaii. ut driven by M J
lij a u.. ....
of Uith :
Joyce How Hie wfljpMto or
' ... . i .
j ..t i iniurv s at i n l n- ,
cmrm mmammma winru" ...j-.j -
i. ....... tl... sut.il I III
- lo tnose who ..."
Joyoe wllo WM accompanied by
Miss Maggie Murphy of Weatfall waa
, had lil car ruunlng at naar
l u (uilea an hour, racing with the
big eight-cylinder oar driven by 04
... it. I'oiM-elmos of N'yaaa. Father
Ifmlarltv who waa returnlug from a
Mo larlty kliWI ..'. ,1Bd
vlait at the Holy Kokar) Huspltal had
Jual lopped Hie hill when ba faced taa
lights of two cars. He had no choice
but to turn io on side, which be did
und stopped This perbapa BaWad both
him and oy iron. iuj..
I oar was kumked into tne
ditch and like Fi.lb.er Marlarltys car
was badly injured Conoelmo. by ap
plying hla breaks stopped before hit
ting the wreck.
VANDALS It H IHW ' ' If
HU HOI I ln I'AHh
or -j in. .ruing vandala
.It. w. ii the flag from the polf
In the city park. Duly a nan
.trio uov. d:iiglc.- ut
top or iha pola while '.he re
man de. of the dag was 1 1 rewa
into a trea The ol
daad waa done by u
... klrf while aw
...l.irallv bellOVO-Bftt an I W
FI OWYHEE DITCH
IHBJBOTOM MKKT TO CTONSIDKIt
NFF.UH M)K NVNTKM M T
t:H-n-:Asimi r t Rite
IMIV Ml I'I'IA UlSt t'SSK.O.
WATER SHORTAGE CAUSE LOSS
I -linuilcil Slirlnkuge I'luicil Hall loo
ler Arrr or More Uuui fjWO.llOtl for
li: .HI, I rump Would fost AlM.ut
How to protect every acre of land
under the Owyhee canal ao that It
will have all the water needed during
the entire growing aeaaon la th prub-
loni which la being considered by the
director of the nmip
M ,, M,PrtnB of w
In dlHotOTl lat
Ratitrday morning the atatement waa
ad lot aot
kaaa than a hair ton of hay per acre
ii m to the Miortag of water thl iiui
mer At th preaanl price 'that'
mean a loa of more titan 10,00(1.
I'lillowlng the ailjiiiiriiiinnl of the
foriuiil meeting th il aOU-'
ed th nltualinii irankly and the ma
jority appeared to lie In favor of the
lntallatlon if an Auxiliary pumping
plant to b placed at the Hogback.
Till pump would give a head of wa
ter after the river get ao low that
th gravity ayatem can not. aupply all
" , ., ,
the area. It wa atated that thl
pumping ayatem xan he Inatalled for
111,000, or leaa than ft per arre
The company haa outatandlng ahnraa
for 15.000 acre but not that much
In In cultivation.
At a meeting of the block holder
rol-.hwt aprlng the.dlM.lor-. were glim
pdwr to proceeo wuu a puinpiiia
Plnnl If thai II wine.
than lie precipitate In the matter the
oirectora are ?,.... .. .... ........ ..-
stockholders together again to gat an
expression of opinion on the subject
wl'"' " ' b"""U """ ' "'
., A - ..- ,lllaB I.A
rancnera w... ii.m ... vv
flat I HaaMhOOd that those uear th"
headworks. who have good service
miiHt of the lime, might object I'rea-
director John Hay,
Thou and A tiriime with
t; I. Kliin were at tin-
Ueoraja iniio wn RBaara ( haraatar
Is (..in I. t.il ill Selling Wlil-
U ( onliari Io Mi. I lite
i.ims to Jail.
i;...rg.' Irwin who on blng arreat
i iiootioggiiig lust Satuni... triad
to escape when released on his
'k'liixaoce Is ruelng his rushnaa.
Ha la m 0 with a sen-
tanoa of i day und $400 cash tin..
e ' '" """' " ,""" m"y "
royil.!gulah in "durance vim io .ai.siy ...e,
majesty ol the law
Irwlu worked for a time at the
cigar store of a local hotel and had
,,i.i siispi.toii h the offioar
He waa caught Saturday and lakeu
berore Judge 0. M Stearns Saturday
morning. Tb trial waa poatpom
un t fl one o'clock He waa parmitted
, .! b.ttt link, ul.li, .111 !. oliil
lmmed.a..l he took a car to i
elte and then to W'eiser When
failed to appear Sherln Hrown wa
lllljaad and Iraee started which ra
sultad in his capture In Welaer. li
a as brought back to Ontario and on
Tuesday he was sentenced as aav
atated and tn tile afteruoei: Night
Marshal James Conway escorted him
to Vale Tba combination of
and Jail seateaoe makes lit Hie heav-iinit-iit
indicted in Malheur
county and perhaps lti(llie -late and)
will serve as a notice for hi con'
porarles not to ' iiioiikei " wtth llo
owl machinery of Ju.
person li is a garioi
the days and If the guilty per
iod It will h.
r..rtal.le for iiim Marshal Far
big flag belonging to the illy
t tha p..
' unT. rT,
Stored Hay to be Put
On County Tax Rolls
Itevernlng the custom of form
er vear Count Morg
an Carlllo haa te
li. plice on the aserr'n' rnllfl
crop that have been stored from
The nit. t pro
iioiiiu ed eaaa or this klad i that
of the hay stacks, of Kllas Tun $
son of Agency, who for the paat
five years has stacked 111 lia)
and refued to aJ it man) tl
even when th pi laaa o
were ower the market At pr.
It Is estlinatad that Mr
son lia In tin nHghhoi
176,000 worth or uuy at III
place, which will ba added to the
I ba i '.unity official tuke tho
I onlt Inn tlmt w bile
. .irrent year n
uiiiuliited ero art' pre .mil .
party and should be treated
Jii'.t i.M other per -on a I piop.-i'
troatod. If Mr Thompson
feed the hav to cattle or l
they have been taxed, there!
hi hay hhmild he tl
It I hald Hint Mr Thomp o
store his hay ao that when the
hay cropa are low In the valley
he I able to care for the lock
mi ii aad reasons that the pria
he demunds are merely the price
or the crop when It I rut plus th
Interest on the adrumulale In
vestment If that Is th case he
can add the accumulate taxes, as
well, argue the county official.
While Mr. Thompson's 3,600
ton of hay for which he waa re
cently offered $20 per ton, are
not now on tho roll, the
board of equal Isatlon la to lasue
a citation to blm to ascertain If
there Is any reason why his
starka ahould not be pet thare.
IN AUTO ACCIDENT
in Hen by Mis. Mil,
an Arthur t ockruoi Hit on Haw
turn Trip rVoin HayaU Mat
unlay Ki awing.
.in the trip liome from Payetle last
Baivyday araajlai the ear driven gj
.in. I'eleisuii and ArtbUI ' wi'l
rum. both member of the 0 II
class or '17 eolliil.d in.- i ockriiin
car paaaed th ear Mils Peterson n
I in- IniDael Ol the ..us .
I'etaraon to lose control of the wlni I
and' while putting on the brake lot
car trurued lino the dll. li abrlKtllf
u fence post and some barbed wire
I'LL lorn the wlndkllteld slid toU off
, . , . ,. ,.,,
t in- I aim nutiiii.'i ..... . .
nerwlse caused ao damage.
w)Bi ()) WMB w, ,
)n rW fvvl (l( H leU,puolie ,,,,1 .
wl(ip )f lh,,y i,,,,! ,i( l( n,ght have
vi lllotf or at least injured th.
pMUt, m Peterson was aco
H(1 ,,y her miuer .Mrs C. It V"
j ur .,,, Mrs Pt Deford With
(Coalluttad oa Pag tl
II. .Ml i.l AKH HII. I. I'lslllMi
IAI.KSS MKMHFHS 'ITHN HIT,
The Ontario Ho 'in
pany will disband betore It has
baooaie well started unless the
macobers show m
than I hey have so far Only a
half doneii or more have be. n
out for drill which lake I"
every Tuesday aud Friday I -lugs
Sergeant Sea well of the
Montana National Uuard at the
bridge lias been sendiug bis I
io islait the (Kiy on I heir way,
but owing to the fact that ao few
have been out Hie guani
that no gaud can be ac
vary on who believes In Hie
attand the meeting tomorrow
night aud alio II
really iuterested la th worthy
rtU.VAI. I 1.IMA. ' JU
VOSMM SK KNITKI
OMKKM STTtnr t Ml
RATI IUM1 IA I IMJ.-
EFFORT TO EINO CHILD FAILS
enu- Imm.m- who Takes His Son Wg
IUIIe.e.1 tn Have l.a.l A. ooinpliaW '
in Stranger Witt. Automobile StaW
Two i llniuxe lit t'te married lib
bf Mr. and Mrs. "sB
it e well i . a iii Outarl
took place laa,t Saturday The fir
occurred In the l. 1 1 nt court seaalol
at Hie City tbill'ln the fureuoon win
Mr Hefoe wio divorce ana
111 o'ul .i.renr oil itholll a .
in tlu evening, when Mr I n-foe secur
...I the pn. .. .-loll of their oldest IOH
Id, and .'
tin parts unknown Krforts nr til
ofllcurs Io locate him haie since rail
ed The mil. trioe that TM had ol
him was il. t .1 up at Caldwell Sun
day where. Is was said, a man and a
little be) i.e. weilng the general de
scription ol defoe and hi little
were seen board No. Ill east bound
Tho Defoe look his own son th
charge Is a serious one which rarrlea
, slirr peunllN He secured possess
ion of the child by a ruae. He met
J. A. Draper. Mrs Defoe's fther.wbo
waa walking with the hoy and the
Morond old." t child on tit street w
Mrs. Defoe and her mother wre at
picture nhow He wax given I'
mission to take Ho- child lo a candy
hlore for an Ice cream com- lie r
luined with both children, and then
asked to take a walk with little J
lie look llie ' I ll.l .11.. nil, , the corner
by lh po Pd.
It i u of tl ffieiala
that when he got mound tho corner
he met his ace plleo. a stranger who
In a small
bile bearing a Kugene penti ani defoa
had I '-
tarlo iti.it. to locate either Da
fore or Hie stranger have- failed ao
WILL NOT BE ISSUED
Hires tors It.J.i I till I l...k-lv.n-
l.ill C pain I". Issu. Will
s Irrigation district
,:. r '! lb
Clark M .mpany of Ban Fran-
,,d to lake the le.n.K
of the distrht at par for lb.
siritctiou ... lb loservolr. und the
'iii.- hoard aft .dorian tlbl
' thai in
the fact that a raao; d boaa
paaaed at a previous meeting to wait
until it coul If ly leioiiiiineii
or not I "' aid eould
I, l( would be. butter lo p
Tim budget of the reMauiulloii ser-
Vlo is made up in () tot.
year and i ol t K S Wood and W
, dreg. in
empowered by tba district to put
if nation li. for the ofllclali-
uhl.: to do ll.l- the board will not act
KOIl VSD i.l N (II H Will
HI VOH TO I'lllt'l ' i I '
Itod gad Out aldb
whtcli W "IJ
l( W Jones u ar cbalruiiiii
Is anxioiis lo en.
U III Ih ' !'
are lit " '"
ba club is lo lak P si