Wht m mmi &XY ONTARIO. MALHEUR COUNTY, OHEGON, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 23, 192 J NO. 3 xmm i . i V 'SMITH-FLETCHER BILL BELIEVED TO BE SAFE CO.MPIlKHKNHIVi: ItlCCI-AMATlON act to nis enacted nv SPEC IAL HIvHHION OF CONUItKHH TO 1113 CALLED OX MAItCH I, 10131. WESTERN PROGRAM TO FRONT liiHtorn' lloprcscntutlvcs Impressed Willi IUmiKh Ho I'm Attained In WcNt Hn)H 1. J. Gallagher JtiNt I link l'Voiu Wnsli- liiKton 1), 0. That tho Bndlh-Flotchor hill, which will In effect bo a now declar ation of tliu policy of tho Unltod Btntos Government toward rcclntna tlon work has a very favorablo chanco of panning tho special sostlnn of Congress which will convono on March 4, 1021, Is tho botlof of 1. J. Gnllaghor of this city who roUtmed Monday ovontng from Washington, 1). 0. where lie wont In tho Intorest of tho reclamation projects of this section. "It Is not bo to dented," said Mr. Gallagher "Hint thoro Is a very docld od nttltudo In favor of reclamation of arid western lands on tho part of Icadors, especially In tho llousa of ltcprosontatlvci. "With Senator C. M. McNary, Ilo prexentatlvo N. J. 8lnnott, and other Oregon men I attended conferences with Thomas llarton l'ayno, socro tary of tho Intorlor, Iloprosontotlvo Jamos Oood, of tho Ilnuso appropri ations eommUteo and othors and found that Cougross Is roady to act on tho Smith-Fictchur bill nnd othor monsures contemplated In tho West ern Btntos program. "Tho dlvorslon of ilG.000,000 from tho o"l loaslng bill to tho re clamation fund mnkos It possible for work not otherwise contemplated by tho department, "Aside from this, however, tho gonornl plan of tho Wostorn States Reclamation Congress which was callod nt tho Instance of (lov. Davis of Idaho In In vory good shape. A groat deal of nccoBsary preliminary Twrk bus been dono so- tluiMho ljid ors 'n Congress aro fully advised as to tho scopo of tho plans for tho Ir rigation of wostorn lands, and menus whereby tho plans aro to bo fin anced. This Is tho Important th ng so for as tho Interests of reclamation projocts In tho west aro concornod. Oregon i-rouiiui-ui Mr. uanagnor n so n y '"": tunlty or seeing inu cuniviamu . MtJto&SLS"'? B1S lereuco in oners and action In Washington and bring back the good n0n,Ml5f PnSLnr Horto'rt NuiS dlo, Chlof Kng'noor Herbert Nunn, nnd Louis J. Hean. tho next speaker of tho Oregon House of reprosonta- uves wuru iu i" " - foronco. "The Oregotf 'lie K"" "" promlnont part." snld Mr. Oaliagiior. -Thoy Practically organ zed ( " con-,lno fnrnnrn nnil IhrOURII tllOIr ACtlVlty SO- cured action which Insures tho do-1 font of tho Towusond hill, which " "'LC J!i,B ,u' """I ont program of foaorni nia. ...found on tho roof of tho hotol kltch- "In lien of tro Townseml .toll 1 the Jun Jt haa png)lod throUBh tho Jam,, rnnrruiif7j bdlu uu ntv mmv....o Congrosstonnl loodors for tho Cham- Imrlnln hill, which Was burlod In tllO Sonnte cmmltteo of which Senator Townsond Is tho chnlrmnn. A du plicate of the Chamborlaln bill was securod. nnd Introduced In tho Houso by Representative MeArthur of Ore gon, roforred to the HousoCommlt tee of Post Offlco nnd Post Itoads nnd favorably reported out of that coir.mltteo last Wednesday. It Is prfictlcnlly assured of passage In tl(o House at this session and In tho ionato as woll. , m' "This bill provldos for the appro priation of one hundred million per year for four yoars nnd means thojrowaa th6 BU ,,0 U80d on the day corojiivnun " ""n""' Th i, v gram, ns outunea oy mu ihkuwu Commissioners." EARLY HORNING FIRE Illueblnl Orllli Ontario Prcsnry nnd McDowell's Furniture Storo Injur- ih! lly lUuzo Started In Grill Kitchen Fire destroyed tho Bluebird Grill, practically ruined tho Ontario Mod ern Pressarv, and seriously damaged the stock of the McDowell Furniture store nt 1:30 this morning The to tal lois to the three concerns will run Into several thousand dollars. The flro started In tho Dlueblrd I. nil..., .nil snrnnd to tllO adjoining stores running ln tho rafters of the roof, The firemen fortunntely con trolled the blare nnd savod the en tire, block which was threatened with destruction. Tho loss to each of tho owners was partially covered by In surance. Mrs. W S. Allen fs seriously III nt tho homo of her son, Hugh Allen. C. n. Sequjne la quite 111 with an attack of neuralgia. oiiu.s fhiendly club vohmed ' I'XMt ONTAlttO HUHlMttS UlltLH Last Tuesday night at Uio homo , of Mrs. W. L. Turhor a number of Ontario business pfrls mot ami an! orgnnlxntlon was formed cnllcd Tho Mlt.1.1 t.lnil.11. ttnklA... n.1.1 ...III ! . ii t. it-- T' if.:.m;.. ..I u! cluba which thoyhnvo In other townn ror tno purnoso bt getting ncaualnt- uu nil 10 proviua somciiung 01 siuuy -.1 . ." ...... 1 ."...."- -. - ... ' and pleasure and somo Boclnl onjoy- mont ovory woo Somo study or work Interesting ana instructive Iwill bo tnkon up. Tho first clniin frag organized for tlio study of photography. A number of tho women of On tario havo opinod tholr homes for Itheso mootings; nnd will help them In tho classes, nijd tho work that thoy The noxt meeting will bo at tho homo of Mrs. II. II. Whitney, Jan uary 4th. DESPONDENCY CAUSES SUICIDE OF H. M. MOSS IU'nldciit Hero For Venn Ends Life Follimlnir Domestic Troubles nnd Difficulties With I'ollro Had Just Kctiirncd t II. M Moss, bettor known horo as, "Dick" Moss ended his llfo about 4:30 last Friday afternoon, In tho hall nt tho Carter House. Ilroodlng over difficulties with tho pollco nnd tho fact that his wlfo had left him bocauso of oxcosslvo drinking was be hocausoof oxcosslvo drinking was m; - loved to bo the cause of tho rash I Mr Moss had roturnod but tho wook previous! from a visit with his parents at EufAlo, Oklahoma, wlionco ho had fled somo tlmo provlous fol lowing nn eplsodo ho hnd with Night Marshal J. H. Oordon. At thnt tlmo, while under tho tnflunnce of liquor, i Moss nttncKou tno niorsnni on mo street with n shot gun and threaten ed his life. Tho Marshal succeoded In talking him out of his Intention, and got him to go homo. Tho noxt day ho was arrested and placed un- dor bond for nppoaranco ni n inior dato. Ho then Jumpod his ball and forfeited It. In tho meantime hi, mnttor was .prosented to tho grand Jiry nnd an Indictment roiurnou ry nna an inoictinoni - Ontario Commercial club for Its us On h' return to Ontario lait wcok ,",";" ' , .1.,.,r.,i n,n fimt livo- ho was tried by Judge C. M. 8len.rns. who did not know of tho Indictment, and fined 2G0, of which $100 was remitted nnd Moss paid $B0 nnd was to havo secured tho balance. Tho afternoon of Ills ncatii no was 'tll,fcln - , Mnr,hni aordon. his form - - . w fl Cooioy ani two 'ShKlSS 2' the aC VcT'of 'the """"".", .!.. -.i .. hot A. f hotof to nv0 l,,om olMwhere. While tho talking Moss said: Br0P 7o ,.ack a mlnuto", nnd WBn ", Zo, going to the socona floor. A luomont later tno he hotel heard a shot and rushed i . UUi,jnK o nuiiai rf , ' . ., mi.- ...! r.nm llm "oorway , r"V,;i hid j0d ,7i, rght onr nnd enrao out about tho loft oar. . Tho bullet was nf tlin linll door. Had Moss not succooiiou in nis at tempt at self destruction with tho first bullet, ho would havo failed with that rovolvor for the 'gun Jam mod with the first shot. IKhhI Premeditated W. S. Cooioy, formorly Mr. Mos partner tostlfled to tho finding of a note In Mr. Moss" room on the dav following tho sulcldo. This note which left Instructions to wlro his sisters In Oklahoma and gave tholr ,i,ir ni.apu which Indicated to tho Jury that tho act was premeditated. rurtner oviuencu ui w " adduced from tho fact mm no our of the shooting, ine gun, uio inu ;P';r..ffinr taken proved conclusively that Mo.', was alone In the Ontar o PI armacy was borrowed tjroKen .aai niBin. "" " 7' jinftkng limit two male birds only In With the election of officer- for w granted ball. When t e i nciir i?J Tm? iialVton by Everett Staples, I down to tho ft "Inner session ui , ,(, cpmllg yoar ttIlrt ,llolr stnlln-'B wns over nnd Mr. 8wnglor was ntThe reque t of KiiwboW Ron,h"r.11 SnS,?nled by M?s Her Advance sago hen season 1G days. Hon nt various canwonlo within wnnll the custody of Drlggars. he ukod BtaDlN for a tun-on the pre-ihU violin, accoi 'f'J '' "ra8v''t0 Lr from July 1 to 15. two WQoks, the lodge ineu nnd worn wns nowhere to bo found. f ??hi? ho wa iKolns nto the couB-.whol Browne ou i the i piano gao the conform with, on havo a busy schedule uhoud of, text that no was gomb "" ' mon nJuch enjoyed musical pro- ; u,,,,,,. Tim Mmmim nmi Haute Htor ... ..... ... n.,, ii A.w linrrv lfniHinn. a ciuriv nv r- . . . ....i. ...i.-.. ai , auiuniuyn uu ouuuujb w wwmiv.. s . ... n; the hall at tho time oi n "Zr ai'cusslon was the report of P. J. Gal nnd mai iio -rr .'" iVT Gordon nnd Mr. Cooley to take tho trunk and suit case belonging to h s wife to the car stationed In the al ley back of the hotel. All this was brot out In the testi mony at the coroner's Inquest which was held Saturday afternoon. Funeral services, attended by many friends of tho deceased were held Sunday afternoon from the par lors of th Ontario Furniture com pany Rev. W. J. Luscomoe preach ed the sermon Interment was made in the Ontario cemetry. nui,i his wlfo. the diseased .Is urvlved by his parents, and two sis ters ln Oklahoma. He Wea ior boy oral years here ln Ontario and was at various times associated ln theigpoke on tno gamo su'iject ondors .nnni'nment of the I'altn cigar uuu monagement of the Carter House. . Mrs Helen Clement Is confined to her, home with an attack of rheuma tism. Mrs. a. W. Wayt Ig qo list tbls week. the- sick BUSINESS IN ASKED TO ASSIST RANCHERS co-opkuatiox between citieh AND TOWNS UUGED 11Y HAT.C- Ul'lVU COMMITTEE OF MAI HEUIt FAIt.M HUHEAU AT F1IWT .MEETING PROJECT CHAIRMAN NAMED Dimy Progrnm of Work Outlined For coming Year JliirkPlMK no- Idem To the Fnroj Dhcrxlfled 1'urnilng nnd New lIuit'miM Urged The nowly oloctod dlioctors of tho Malheur Farm lluroau met nt tho Farm Uuronu offlco Tuosdny after noon to comploto organization for tho coming year. President V. V. m many, many months, ai uio gam Hlckox who was ro-olectod presided, orlng off Icors wore elected and the Tho dlroctors present Doing lie Mnr- 'organization competed of n gnmo mil. a. a. nntinriiicn. O. W. Donn protoctlvo nssoclntlon which will be .i tn i.-!'rinin. a i niriimn was oloctod secretary of tho board for tho coming year. ino nnnuai mueuui, i inn i urimu having roforred tho matter or coin nilttoo chairman for tho vnrlous pro jocts back to tho board of directors tho following woro named to tho positiens: Peto Touscn, Nyssa, buy ing and marketing; C. M. lltnumont, Adrian, community bottennotiU; Hex Mnrquln, Ontario, post nnd dlscnso control; F. C. Fry, Nyssa, crop Im prevement: Ivan B. Onkes, Ontario orop rocor,ig. A. A. neod, Il.cpan cuUur0.' Mr Eff0 M. Crn, Vato. boys and girls clubs; Mrs. Dick Tonnon, Nyssa, rural homo Im provement. In tho plans for tho yenr's work with tho attondaut organization nnd election of otflcors In tho various community bureau, tho dlroctors ur god that tho buslnoss men of tho towns, tliu tholr commercial organ- Izntlons bo asked to co-oporato with tho buroau. To that ond a resolu tion, was ndoptod und forwarded to the Ontario Commercial rlirt, tho Vnlo Chambor of Commorco, tho Nyssa Commercial club nnd tho Jor rf yMoy commonlal club for nc Itlon. The dlroctors nlso thanked tho - ",!- " .". '. ." ' " An ncttva rumnalgn is to bo con ducted In tho arIoii8 communities for lncroaclns tho membership which Is now about COO but which should bo twlco that number. Mootings will bo bold In tho various communities for that purpose Tho board also urgod tho formation of a bureau about Ontario nnd ono on tho Owy hoo whoro no burcnus now oxlst. To carry on tno mrgo program ui . ..,-.. ..-- ------ -. '-,,,,. work ndoptod It was "Oto"" "J" inni uio uuua m "'"""""", to bo Incronsed nnd n Proposal to, lliat OIIOCI was nuorrou iu w.... t of oct was '""" ""i.u of of the bureau which consists of Cll tho chairmen of the local bureaus Miss Wilson iieNigns l'J, nmi1 n.nt Mis .",.?.r'n.,t.,mL lli Tho board was in-lMnt'e Wilson, county ..club iea er )! rea,?"oai011p.oa ,u,.. I ?."? , 'n, 1 the iTnlVwrtlV schools and to attend tho n'v of Washington Ponding t ho so oc- lion Ol liur IIKVUinui, ui u..... . -"" ary sho will puutlnue the work which was endorsed- by the board. ALL RECENT RECORDS Mayor It. W. Joim-h Picwnit. Mnslrnl 'Vroal Irrlgiillon. I'nnn llui-enm HoudK nud Membi'l hti DUrutted ah recent rerorda for nttendanco A"i"!..r.el,T... "L.inV:. wrl gran. luring the dinner ' lCfeauTe"of tho"1 business d.s lacher on lis recent trip 10 wubii Ingten: tho dlrcuss'on of new freight rates by Becrotary 8. H. Clay, tho en dorsement of tbo Farm Bureau move ment and the manifestation of will ingness to Join In nn Ontario Bureau signified by practically ovory busl noss m?n prcront. the report on road work by Roadmaster J. F. Joyca and tho dlscuss'on of Farm Bureau work by County Agent U U. Brlethaupt 8. D. Dv.rman cha'nv.n of n coin iitttee from the r-irn Bureau pre sented the pr-n. i.io.i to the busi ness nen of ".-operafng with tho burenu and ti-' 1 of f.e exocutlvo committee's dtlre for that co-opwi- .i.. Cm'arnl member of tllO. C.UII. now' niembem of tho Imrtuu ns well ,ng u,0 uureau worn- lzatlon but no action was tnKen con cerning It. W. F. Homm spoko on general business prospo-ts. .. c Van Petten presided nt Hie meeting and tho 'dinner was sened by Mrs. C. O. Plnney of the Bluebird. So successful was the program nnd gathering that the men present want U to become a regular feature. .. ".i,.i r-ini. inKnllnirs were I mssihs ih oum i..i i..... ) 'UL IUIUIIIUI ifta atH .. ---m rt. .-.!.. .l tliiatiln,. nW VntFOIll IU1F I E T. I'EDEltAL, OH1OTON AM) IDAHO (1A.M13 WAItDENS A T T 1 N D MEETING 1)11. G.A.POUUK I) 13 1j 1 V K II 8 keynote speech ok gAthkiung iHANUIIANCESASE PROPOSED Moinhcl Tiiko Pledge (o Olmcno Iiws Thcnisolu'n nnd to lteiiut Infraction Tlinl Come Under Observntlon To Hutu Club Room At tho City Hall Inst Friday even ing 7G Mnlhour county sportsmen gathorod nt what was undoubtedly pno of tho Dcst mooting, hold hero !j notant factor In Malheur county. Thoro woro ropresontntlves present from nil communities In tho lowor.T ... I thoro woro nt tho meeting I. I) Hnz- Hnz-I oltluo, deputy state game warden of ' Oregon, nt whoso instanco tno meet ing was callod; Ooorgo Tonkin, fod ornl game warden with hoadqunrtors nt Holso, nnd Doputy Qamo Wnrdon Salisbury of Ada county, Idaho. Tho following officers woro oloct od; Jack I.andlH, prosldont; Frod lllco, socrotnry-trensnrorj 0. F. Cox, W. li. Thompson. C. T. Lnckoy, II. II Wood nnd V. W. Clmmbors, direc tors. Tho mooting did not doclda upon tho name of tho association, tho duos, nor tho constitution nnd by lawn. Thoso will bo determined fol lowing tho consideration of n com mlttca nppolntod to socuro drafts of ,, , .. urn0,0 of tho association . . normnnont club nunrtors, provided with billiard tablos, rond- Ing tablos, magattnos nnd other ac coutrements of n regulation club. A commlttco Is now busy In nn effort to find .suitable quarters. Tha. outstanding featuro of the mooting Frldny evontng was tho do tonulnntlon of tho moil present to co-oporato with Its officials In secur ing protection far tho birds nnd othor ganio of tho county. Thoy plcdgod thnmsohos, ns will all mombers of tho association not only to oiioy tno laws thomsolvos, hut to report to tho officials nil Infractions that como un der tholr observation. Olio of tho features of tho moat ing was tha addross of Dr. 0. A. Poguo who brought tho first pair of Chlneso phonnnntn to tho county. Tho doctor nnsworod tho dofeiun WHICH BUU1U Ul HIU llll inni.iii nun m(uo for shooting pheasants out of which somo of tho sportsmen bad soason. by remnr.klnn: . j (1,,,'ot rpalM tlmt tho fllrm had so many friends In town . . ', . ., I and lint nil din nhoasnntii nn niv ranch ' heforo tho sonson oponod. Hut thov never fired a shot nt the G0.000 ; " . d thoro all season." ! Tho mon present took tho Doctor's jKd to tholr' program of work itanf0 , , ranchor8 ln fBi, W'!! S.."1?.."?!"! ' ' ,""" ns flBhtlug nrodutory birds nud animals (lanio Wnri'nn Hproltlno outllnod tho polloy of tho game department In Its offort nnd yeeurod tho plodgo of the men to co-opsrnto fo tho go (! of all concerned lift ween now nnd tho first meot Ing the cbnrtor rol of tho organlsa tloa VII l-o o-en It Is tho pufposo to onroll inoii'l Bra on bothshjes of Snake rlvor, In tho country nnd In tho towns. It Is anticipated that 200 or moro mombers will bo onrollod. Among tho chungos advocated lu the prejont game nw are tho following- ' Advancing deer soason 16 uuya. without lengthening upon soason. Muklng open soason for pheasant fnilnrnl At the mooting tno sportsmen held a regular confessional admit- tine tholr failure to observe tho laws but their determination to ro form. AMKIUOAN MOTION' NAMK8 PIS OFFIOF.IIH l'OIt COMING YKAH At the mooting of tho Amorlcan Legion Monday ovonlirg Its officers for the coming year were oloctod r,s follows. Herschel Browne, command er; Bay Boyer. vice-commander; W F. Escue. adjutant; J. H- Oordon. chairman oxecutlvo rommlttoe, 8. M Boucher, and Pierce, members executive commltteo Last Friday evening the Legion presented the Hallow eil Concert to Ontario In n concert nnd dance. Tbo financially the venture was noi u success, from nn entertainment view point It was unqualifiedly so. me danco which followed wns far moro generously patronlrod than the con cort. Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Bllllngsley of this city and Mr. and Mrs. 0. B. Kenyon of Welser will leave soon for an extended visit In the south and In Cuba. Thoy expect to toavo hero soon after the holidays. ONTARIO MAN HECEIVEH U. S. PATENT OX HIIOCK AIMDltllElt I'oto Duford, proprietor of tho On tario Oarago has hnd tho good for tune to bo granted n United States piltont on n Vibration nnd Shock Ali sorbor fur motor cars which may he usjd on nny car from tlm mnnlimit pkusuro cars to tho inruoct trurk Mr Duford has been norking far two yenrs to perfect this shock nb sorber nnd Is using It nt the p-rsont time on his own cars. He claim? for his Invontlon thnt It Is practical, su perior and dlfforcnt from alt others now an tho mnrkot. Mr. Duford nt tho present tlmo Is making theso shock nbsnrhors In u limited wny for his own line, but plans on enlarging his buslnoss nnd manfacturlng tho nbsorbnrs horo In Ontario by spring. Ho Intends tc mnnufneturo and put thin Invention on tho mnrkot nt n prlco thnt will bo within tho reach of nil car owners. Ho ban nlroady rocolvcd numerous Inquires from pronpectlvo buyurs who have no far only heard of tho merits of his Invontlon nnd nro al ready Intorcstod. -H Till: AHOUH WISHICH FOIl PI'S UK A in: UK, (M)lt- r:Mpoxi)i:NTS a x i ADVrilTIHICUS A MIMtltV. MKItltV 4 CIIHIHT.MAH Flto Hundred undred of Oiilnrlit'n Q"otn;nl, Howard In his coufcli (IU.I.KO ArningeN For cat0(l u wnili vnrd guntn Vnlo AiwurcM Following finding of tho LiMlirrs iinrt Hlgll wrdtn a talk with Shorlfl Unified Itoiilev Its l,Od)'N Hrhonl Help Mnlhour county Is giving lhlsimi"J ror.?no; , ,,. i,.. wook to snvo tho lives of 300 starv , Tho nut horltles wta hm been Ing Kuropeun chtldron. Itcports so ntudylng ",w" '' "S !"' "h?m fnrrocoUxdnt the offlco of tho !, l0 vnwrU cli neteHn him. County Chnlrmnn for tho relief Hi-1 yJ WW" Unto that tho quoin will bo mImiI. 'criminal. ",J W!""5"Jcml: A tolepl.ono messng) from Vale '1 normal, roa zes the tarrtble erlmo this morning nssurol tho mlslnr. of h comrnlttod. yot broods hut Vnlo's quUa of 4C0. while ihmo ll' ovor ... .,. , Rwn(v. In no doubt ronroriimir Orornn I Tho posso which found tho Bwne- Jntnlexoi. Nyssa. Jordna '.alley and ntlinr niillvlnir .KPllnim from which reports aro yet to bo rocolvcd At tho Grnneu Hall Inst night tho Iloulovanl GrMiign rnlted $19 W thru receipts nnd IndMdunl donsllon and tho Grange committee hoiUed by John Kccganls out today to compleU, IU quotn. , Hero In Ontario JWK) of the $SM hns the point Indicated In the drawing been raised by limine mtin's commit-1 prisoner Taken To Hcriie toe by theLmen , ehsrge of mJ,.' $? $, ""iff "t booth In the I'ojtnfllee nnd by tho con- ,)m ,,, )miI ,mon ,,)owiid since he tributlon of the High ilehool stutle its mrriod his victim nnd hogs had root wlilcli Mine tntub-il $f0 AomppIi I nlgo nd the irround. which also wss frox-ofMH.o.- last Tim 'lay i lht ... ". "K ",0 ,,0"ltil,n,!Jun either tnlmud c .o .-I, U tbo M r.Vnotr or wm.d,,lT,oc,ael,the drlveK, IJur-oii nwl Nsr Bit BrnVo. nnd airalii the posso returned Othor lodge will Im nskw) to aid In, without results, th muveinwit ' However the sheriff was not to No, .liar 0.1. . ...- toMJ&vA. Ii. Uf -n iu.!ek.il but wdl U before night " LODGfS fLFCT HEADS i .Masons nud Knutcrn Hlam To llnvt Joint lUNtallntloii Olhi'i' IhIkck Pluu liihtallatloii (Vri'iuoiilfK In January oiricors uiooiou in mo pusi iwo weeks will w tno first installed in thu Joint Installation on Monday," Do comber 27. .Mason le OMIicih Italph Dunbar, W. M.; Emory1 Hill, S. W.j J H. Hasmusson, J W.; E. A. Frasor. Treasurur; Irwin Trox oll, Socretury. O. i:. H. Mrs. II. h. Peterson. W.-M.; A. S. Brown, W. P.; Mrs. A. 8. Brown. A. M.; Mrs. Harry 11. Cockrum, Con ductress; Mrs. J. It. Basmussen, As sociate Conductress; W. I. Turner, Troasurer; Mrs J. S. Springer, sec retary; Mrs. Howe, cnapiin; MiHb Etta McCrelght, Adah; Mrs. Pete Du Ford. Esther; Mrs. I). C. Anderborg, Huth; Itoslna Clomont, Martin; Mrs. Iiugu Alien, tiocira. Hoial Aieli .ilnKons W F. Hoinnn, II P.; J. V. Mc Crelght, K.; I. E. Oakes, 8; W. L. Turner, 8.; H. U. Peterson, T.j Cornelius Ilyan, C. or H. Odd iviiows Mr. Whltback, N. O.; Henry Mill er. V. G.; C. W. Piatt, T. 8.; Sny der It. 8.; A. N. HIckoy, T.; J. F. Doty, T. Knights of Pi thins Tho Knights of Pythias will iu stall the following officers the first Wednesday In January. C. V. Cox, FIND SWEENEY'S BODY BURIED IN GARDEN liAHT DirTAII, OF MYKTKUIOUH m v u t i: u ciiiuuni) wiiicx I'OIJSII IIKCOVP.IIH 110DY OF VAI.IJ TAU.OU IX PAUAIUH'H GAHDKX OX OWYIIKK. GRAFiD JURY TO HEAR EVIDENCE Kx-.Vnvnl Mnu llrcnbs Silence An To PIiiiim Ti-lls Sheriff Dolrrs Attorney llpfore Kute-luK Plen I tody Ilmlly D.'C'iiupnsiied Aftor ten dnyn of strenuous work on tho part of Shorltf I.uu Noo nnd posses working under his direction, tho body of deorgo 11. Sweonoy, tho Vnlo tailor murdered by (leorgo W Howard, ox-navnl man, was recover ed Sunday nftornoon, nnd brot to Vnlo Sunday night. Tho body was found hurlod In tho irnrilntt nntnli nt Him Frnnlr Pnlmnr 'ranch, 00 miles south wost of Vnlo ,on tho Owyhee, whoro It was burled lnftcr Howard took It from Its first resting place, In tho waters of tho 'Owyhee above tho wator wheel noar by. i Tho It was no bndly decomposed an to bo boyoud recognition, Jewelry, clothing nnd othor personal effects found woro positively Identified as thoso of Bweonoy, nnd no doubt now romnlns that tho last myntorlous foa- turn of tho gruesomo tragedy has been solved. I At thu coroner's Inquest hold at I Vnlo Mondny It was found that tho I skull of tho murdorod man was ' t t -I. ... .1.. .I.M l.nmtn llla CrllSlimi niJIIVU IIIU IlKUt IUU1HU, iiinw fcision nun- body Ho ward-In n talk with Sheriff Noo sold that ho deslrod an nttornov for con sultation boforo ho ontorod n plen, It financial arrangements could bo noy l.ouy was "J, " Of Vole. It WOS found ttllOUt Wlioro If Atira vil Tlnurnril In n minllmOIl tBTV COTUCS- slon to Sheriff Noo, said It would bo ,,. irnwiri ndmlttod that ho (q,, tlio body from tho waters ,of tho Owyhee nnd burled It In the I'Mmor gardon track. KY" " ' "r , In $& I worked hard fnllod to locnte It at d by rncilorB n t,hat section Illxh found tho bodv. Tho (irnud Jury wnicu rannnw on January 3 will listen to the testi mony presented by District Attornev Itoht. D. I.ytlo nnd Hownrd will be tried during the Jnnuory term of court. DIHTIIIOT ArrOHNHV "H"11?,4,, WITHOUT .MUCH WANTKI) MA? AX District Attornoy It. W. SwnRlor returned from Kunsas City Tuosday without W F. DrlBKurs for whom ho mado tho trip to tho Missouri C Ity iirtcgars fought oxtradltlon and se- I cured n hearing ponding which no mi.. Minn Allnn this week for on extended visit with Mr. nnd Mrs juok i.nnum. t. ,,i,. run iinvlu and daughter I.tlllan of Vale were In Ontario Wed nesday. Miss Lillian lias jusi re turned from u. a i. iur inu iiu.i- days. Mr. nnd Mrs Charles Anderson, formorly of Ontario when tho Ander son Bothers were tho owners of the Malheur Livestock Company, arriv ed hero Monday for a short visit Thoy have recontly completed an au to trip thru the East nnd Bouth go ing to tho Now England states, along tho Atlantla coast to Georgia and across to Los Angolos. C. C; F. J. Mllllkon, V. O.J W. F. Esciio, K of H. & B.: J. B. Athorton. P.; C. A. Powell, M. of W.j Floyd Powell, M. of F.; n. O. Payne, M. of E.; Earl Bull, M at A.; Dr. C. W. Tyler, I. G.i Ben Thomas, O. G. Rebfkahs Mrs. Edna Dranor. N. Q.; Mrs Wlnnln llnvln. V. U.; liaisy iiumcr- ford, II 8 ; Inn DeFoe, F. B J LI zlo Purcell, T.