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About The Western American. (Astoria, Or.) 1922-19?? | View Entire Issue (March 8, 1923)
¡ Than J a vi Mfcl-ch 9, \*U
!.i wh hml teen give a bint, ho «»14. to bo might far <s»me raasm« veto the s t
aid in making Oregon u cleaner and rangemeuts. Had t t e Ktanaifieh de-
. ets, the appeal la Mr, AM or never te tte r state. He.amtHiOttod the pro- sired, they easily ypuM' have filled
iiit.ifton la « *, and said
the Municipal Auditorium « lib thou-
v,vuld have been made.
-T h e day has passed «-hen Amerl sands of goo.! .-Hlsena who ure jtla d
In behalf of Mr. Astor, The Western
American now demand* of th* com un's can cot*» with the grtivb problems to honor 'Hr. (Ilfford upon any occa-
mittee an itemized statem ent of all auead oi them with brains clouded l>> *ton. There i serious talk among the
diaburccrhertt of hi* 15 000, If thi* is ‘liquor." lie -»ade a strong plea for KUnsmon to tlu- effect that unless of
not -forthcoming, legal steps will be the upholding of »he high standard of to t a lly restrained, n monstc^ mass
taken to obtain it. Ti e statement of cltlionship in the state.
“ Amid a. meeting sad |».s*ihly 4 grand parade
what was done with thi* * 5 . 000 . sep world of turmoil." he „said, the no will be hold next lim e ilun appfeme
»rate dnd apart from other funds, is lions look to A,raerleo. and America 1» chief of the Roman R-C darvl to in-
"Damnable Outrages” To Be wanted, and Parson Gilbert is advised the wie whlch.^ wlth steadiness, must suit the peopl.. of Oregon and (tout •
Examined Into by Cir- , not to include his Iterrf ef $I04.|5 for give civilisation stalwart support : their laws. U ,st»l#o muni than prob-
his dishes. used m feeding the hungry
"The W e*i. more^ than the Egrt. able that the next K-C speaker who
cuit Court Jury
e ftsr the fire.
where many have not yet assim ilated dares to talk papist anarchy In the
We want Mr. Astor to be satisfied the meaning and the significance of S tate -of Oregon will be prosecuted
B«l«w is irtif» sn a rile le Ay *te , b out the disbursement of his money. Americanism, stands as a headstone.
under live sygd i-aUst or other law and
brUliaut u l popslar M lt«r oi THK and ,th* public wants go know, too , • National attention has been d l-. bo given * UHk; term at hard labor In
C LA M O S, a* MeAford, Orvs t t e The report should be published *nd a rented to »be S late of Oregon, l.e t us prison. Hutulr-ds of “W obblles" have
county oíflrlal wewspaper, «tew teg copy sent to Mr. Astor at his heme m accept this challenge, and build here heeu *0 prosecuted and punished
what t e aad the people oí Southeni New York. It is advisable to "tote the best government in the nation. *
Truck Iirttrr want* employment.
Urnroa tklak o í t t e “outrage rases" fair” With him in this comparatively
The Governor was given a great
Kip, rlenee« tb. chatile
Gan do ow n;
aow ou triol ite ro . Tkese “estrag e*.” small matter, for he is interested in ovaliou.
I*hum- nv'nael ««« 6 .
rharged agata st t t e K U », Uko these the city and may be persuaded to give
Grand Dragon's Remarks,
at Mer Roairo, L a , a re 4«scrite 4 hy some constructive help—after the com-
Mr. Gilford, chief guest of honor,
JO B WANTED
First .cla ss to te k
t t e «Altar, w te Is In tlsistrh sc- mittee of ten shall have been dis- delivered an eloquent address, telling
driver, overstus veteran, wants Jeb
qaaiateA with a ll t t e farts. Fo r bis Charged.
of the unfavorable and false publicity
driving any kind of motor car. Ask
r f l l r i n t serviré la trlllBK t t e trath
given the Knights of the Ku Klux
Editor Western American.
ON TH E JO l B!
t t e «Altar oí TH E (L A R IO \ « III irala
Titan, referring specifically to the Mer
of a ll true All who lore th e V. S. A.
lnestlm abl) la the fs t
. Rouge "fri.m e up." also to the trial POR SA L ^ —Leaving city, must saert-
. Lend a hauti.
la r r ia is
now iioiuif on at Medford, Ore.; U gainst
fire six-cylinder ettr. Six cord l ir e * ..
To untangle snarls Incarnate
¡alleged members of the Klan, branding ( four new. Car thoroughly overhaul«*!
C IR C n T COrRT IS SOW HE A RISK
O'er the land;
»coch as a "fram e up" fostered by
in last ten days.
Pull a thread out hero and there—
Roman politicians ¡11 their insane e f
Want 1450. Worth
P R E 8 S AGENCIES ALL R E P R E -
fort to kill off the great Klan move- [ MOOO Ask E*!itor W estern Ameri
Keep an eye peeled fore and aft—
Great Feast F a r Yellow Jo a ra a ls
Spot the plots'
The Grand Dragon told how imp«»
For Sale—Two seres, 3-room bouse,
Which Are Always oa Lookoat
“in Rome do as the Romans do"—
sible it was for those two "bodies" to j electric lights, gas. Bull Run water,
Now turn about,
F o r A att-K laa News
have lain in a lake at Bastrop for * garage, chicken yard; seven blocks
Americaland first—last—for a ll!)
1 nearly six months and. by the use of - from street car line; (1950.
The big thing is on; the event of
Or get out!
dynamite be made »0 rise. "Every one A K U. Western American. 407 PH- 1
the century has arrived; the “night No halfway h o u s e — n o whitewash ' I
knows." said Mr. Gifford, "that water lock Blk
riding" cases are being tried before a
causes a dead body to become swollen
Jury at J ack sonville. J ackson county
n*k yes or to ? — —
and that by the dischargc o f dynam llc” F q u try tn good hnilding site, rained
and Southern Oregon are in the lime- TRU E aI„ * u n c e to our F l a « -
the gall bladder is burst and a power- I at 3600. in Darlington Addition. A
light of the world for the great press
bargain for someone. W. T. D„ care
m Or out they go!
ful gas forms and the body then chimes 407 Plttock Block
agencies are here by their represen P u r land has -too indulgent been
to the top. These bodies tfhd lain in ,
tatives and are “burning the wires”
Through long day;
'LOT JOR HALF.
that lake, they allege, where crawfish.
with the scintillating news. And Clearing out the dress ' Is now
Lot 104x132. Just outside city limits.
**le | crabs and fish were tdentlful. W ill a
light and water available.
what do yon think? William R an
crawfish, a crab or fish eat all other East Side. Bargain for someone R. R.
dolph Hearst is present by proxy and
- kind of flesh excepting the human 101. 407 Plttock Block. -_____________,
these "damnable outrages
will be .j.jjp paraMte but bleeds the land—tak .fle s h ? Again, when those bodies were
trlujnpeted to the four winds and de
IIOI SE WANTED
1 "found/' one of them had a hole In
ij — w
1 ■ ■ ■■
picted la glaring red letters to ap
d y in g naught;
jits side lafge enough to stick your arm j space, either rent or buy on easy
pease the salacious taste of the Poo- A sorry lesson has our Nation
i Into, proving'beyond doubt that the Lcrma. R H. 101. 407 Plttock Block, j
bab of sensation and edify the scum
Thus been tau g ht
■* j "body" could not have arisen.
Now the four-square, Vorth-while
In reference to the Medford /‘night
Doors mortleeA at a low rate. Done
Presidents have been assassinated,
riding" charged against the Klan. neatly
Even aid-s. uniform depth.
men burned at the stake, whole com
W ith sturdy tVeaiT
F. H.. care 447 Plttock Block.
Mr. Gifford said "th e chief investlga- O.
munities embroiled in race war. and And ho'nest heart shall from our hon- |0r- Upon one occasion becam e so
hundreds of people hanged by mobs,
ored land erase
1 drunk that he and some women
10 acres in 8 anthern Oregon to ex-
bat these events are insignificant /
I f yoa have not subscribed,
The menace dread;
d s pranced
me street riding change for automobile. 1203 Mary-
whan compared with the awful crim es And thus as one like steps that f o t e a -nobby horse/.ustug their coats be- land Ave.
■ SU B SC R IBE NOW
under consideration a t the Jackson
tween their legs for the 'horse,' and
county court house this week.
Firm and true.
ThU Meant You
Young man daairrs a position with
these 'gentlem en' are the kind of men
Nearly a year ago three or four Shall America's trusted sons their
and women that arc trying to fasten a department a tor, or o tte r. A good
put The W estern American
persons of more or less qaestion-
salesman and «An also w rits good
crimes against oar K lan."
1 show cards and «an do first class d lt-
over tire top
able character were
The time is due!
Mr. Gifford declared the futl strength ' play work. Address L . care of The
manhandled by masked bobs.
' — R. F. H.
of the Klan would be ready for use Veatern Am. rli-ao.
one of the rlctim s was murdered, or
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by the authorities at any time for the --------------------------r
STRANGE BUT TRU E..
CHILDREN'S VND PLAIN SEWING
beaten, or even hurt, but all of- them
itone reasonable. 13« g . 36ib jjt.
A Protestant Episcopal clergyman
were somewhat scared.
Johnson and Bulgin T a lk ,______
13*1 So. FessegAen 8 L
L ittle notoriety would have resulted was walking down the street wearing
F I KM SHED ROOM
Jam es R. Johnson. Exslted Cyclops
CI«Mn four-rooai upper fla t;
ordinarily, but * these offenses were the Barb of his profession. * lle was of Portland Klan No. 1 delivered a
Immediately charged to the Ku K lux*’sepn hy ,wo Catholic boys. "Good stirring address, eulogizing the Orand
to the right p> ig g . E. A. Beuett. 737
Klan .which, of course, made the s it morning. Father/’ said fine of tm? Boys. Dragon for the noble work he has E. atarle. Phone E ast 3310. •
G. W . Da Labhpmtt .
"Huh. he aint no flutter," s*ld the
been doing in the interest of the Prot
WANTED TO BOABD
Besides the news gatherers, the other, “he’s got a wife srnd two kids." estant cause and in ferreting out the
te lls tte
, Children to toniA and room near
witnesses and attorneys have arriv
insidious and crooke«T schemes now Óckley Green Hitedl. Telephone Wal
A N SW ER TO SC O TT
ed. Arthur Burr, the negro bootleg
Star and Dorant
A T G R E \ T B A N O U E T hf‘*nB
“ P by tbe Roman Catho- nut 6457.
ger, who was escorted back here by a
lie political church.
bodyguard pt officials last summer co
(Continued from Pagd 1)
“In calling this mertlrtg and giving,
testify before the special grand ju ry zenship. Along this Jir.p the Governor this banquet to our beloved Chief."
When yen te f , * * •'» J m M*
convened at the instance of Governor WIR the chief spokesman.
Mr .Johnson said, "we purposely have sell Western American, on street*.
P t e t e Iteri «M *
Olcott, this time appeared unattended.
The Rev. Dr. Thomas H. Gallagher, left the lid closed, but as I am your Apply 407 Pittudk Block. Thursday,
Rftldescet to te e 3 MJ
He is one of the victims of the alleged noted minister of th é Sunnyside Meth- 'unbridled Cyclops, 1 am going to say
a.rd their gang « e re to y s jr p the mu
n clpsl relief and a tm ir etratioii pow
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home. W e charge no interest on installment
accouhts. We invite you to compare our quality
and prices with all others and see the saving. If
you are in a position tb buy at jobbers’ prices,
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m HAWTHORNE a I m C*
night riders, having been escorted ;o odist ^Episcopal church. Portland, pre- . right here that this lid will now be
FOR SA LE.
the California state line and qdvised sided as toastm aster, introducing each 'lifte d ; that we are here as Klansmen,
One Wilson ro u ry »«wing machine
to move on. J . F. Hale, gpother vie- speaker and conducting the informal and as other members of Protestant and one Remlugton portable type-
Call at H< Plttock Block.
tlm, Is present awaiting to testify. He program in his usual hapny and inimit-
societies. W e are here to give wrlter.
seems unafraid, going whithersoever îb le manner.
defl to Jo e Scott and all of his kind,
SITUATION w a n ted
be will. Wednesday night he was ar-
Mayor Baker Speaks. '
for the laws ot Oregon are going to
Lady wishes position as manager
rested by J . J . McMahon, state-sp^ed
Mayor Baker spoke first, after the be enforced, and we as Klansm en are of apartment h noe; also experienced
Who Is a m P er Tent Americaa
cop, fo r an alleged violation of the feast, evoking tremendous applanse. going to assist the public officials in demonstrator XY 2, W estern Amerl-
•an. 407 Plttock Block._______________
motor vehicle law. He was arraigned He said the hundred had assembled as enforcing the law. Jo e Scott and the ________________
T« lephotte TAbor 8960
Thursday before Judge Bradshaw at patriotic Americans and had no apolo- Roman Catholic Political church not-
WANT TO BORROW 31000 on 36
Jackson ville and fined 332.00.
gies to offer. “One would mislead withstanding to the contrary.” He said acres good land; 3 »0 10 acres cleared ; j
Tom Word, the government off!- himself, If he mistook the-character of he was a Klansm an and was proud- all in cultivation, first mortgage so
WATCHMAkU bb A JEWELER >
cial who spent several months here this meeting." he declared, "If he of it.
curtly. C. F.. cars W estern American. ‘
last season attempting 'to ferret out denied tt e intent and purpose of this
Rev. Dr. E. J . Bulgin. Ph. D., famous
WANTED TO RENT
.evidence in th e . night-riding t.a g 0 s, great gathering. -W n_ate_B Q l_Jbere cvangellat. who h as been holding re-
Want 00x100 «¿roroom In teth ro o d . 1 Orpheum BIA«.
P t e t e Hui» 1184
and one of the star witnesses, was tinder falso pretense«. There is reason vival meeting througlvmt Portland for Heasonabl« r<nt. X. Y. Z., care We«t-
arrested upon his arrival here this
for It. In this land of oars there Is
the last few months, gave a masterly rn American, 407 Plttock Block,
Met Cakes and Wafftáa.
Coffee a Specialty
week, charged with having been .much need and use for P rotestant in- talk, demanding the enforcement of
"REAL HOME COO^IflGí' I I * d
drunk and disorderly upon the streets stitutions.
the prohibition law. Dr. Bulgin never
_ to 1 tlarlïnJ * f i J M far two or
The Mayor said he had introduced a fails to stir up enthusiasm.
He (hrce yearg Security! first mortgage
At this writing nearly two days resolution at the national meeting of evoked laughter and applause when he on property, 3 per cent. B. P. 101, < Me Lunch 11:00 A. M. le « t e P. M.
have been consumed in selecting a the
Shrine, held in P ortland,'»aid in the course of bis speech, "Fel- »07 Plttock Block.
......................... Broadway 414«
jury, with ten jurors having been ten- "binding" the Shrine to the principles loV K lansm en!” Some believe Dr. -------------»•
Hoi. Clark. Prop
tativeiy chosen in the first case, that of the Little Red Schooihouse.''
Bulgin is a Klansman, but this he
W anted- I3W.0O loan from private
of the state against Dr. J. P. Bray, his
" We hoPe flome
continued the denied with the rem ark: " If all pre«-
party by I»y«| American. Good se-
case being the fir s t'o f several to be Ma>'or> “ t0 have those who ride along ent here tonight are Klansmen, then
our highways point with pride to our T want to be one. for in all of my curity. Address R. L K„ 407 Plttock j
The clever news reporters how- Sreat Protestant Institutions.”
public speaking I have never addressed
ever, find something interesting to
Continuing, he said: “The last leg- a public gathering that looked and
Young man 28, auto mechanic or
write about, even If they do draw ,3lature made a start toward the sup- acted mqre like honest-to-God 100 per truck driver want« work, good refer-
iargely on their imaginations
bor- ot su ,h institutions by appropriat- cent real A m ericans."
*>n,0<‘a„__ K ***» W ««tera Am erica».
. mg *25.000. for the \V. C. T. U, farm
As the time w as'g ettin g late. Dr. CARPENTER WORK WANTED— For
D E M A N D IN G R E P O R T
home for orphan children, and we Gallagher called upon many noted men
anything Is the carpenter line. It
F O R V I N C E N T A S T O R •have no right to criticise others until to rise go that the crowd could see will pay yon to call W allnut 6070.
J . O. BLAKE
we Protestants are in the clear our- them. These Included Mayor B etters of
Immediately after the great Astoria selves.” He flayed parents for their Astoria, the Mayor of Salem, 8 heriff ROOM WANTED—Lady without fam
ily wants warm, light room, In pri
fire of December B^-the editor of The ‘ laxity in control of their children, say- Harley Blusher of Clatsop county.
Western American induced Mr. Vin- ing the parents who played poker In W alter Gobin Smith of Astoria, Wlll- vate family with housekeeping privil
cent Astor to donste $5,000, in cash their homes, or patronized the boot- ¡am E. Bailey, cartoon!-? and world eges. West tide preferred. O. B., ^07
•for use in giving immediate direct legger, could not expect their children war veteran, Frank Parker of Port- Pltt«>ck bloci.
I« D . L E A
SalatouLD Ford Automobileo
Associated wRh Francis Motor Car Co.
Hawthorne Ave. at Orand
Phooa Hast 3770
Res. Phone (E v e alat;,) Em pira IM 3
E T te tte r service from Y O U R .C A R by lievinj' adjustm ents and
overhauling done VOW.
W e can giv t voo the price In sdvgnce. i t yon want it.
THE LENTS GARAGE
A X E L K I L D A H L . Prop rietor
8919 Footer Hoad -
Phon« Soaaol 1584
relief to ^ b e flre-aufferers who needed
He was assured than the
Hon. Edward E. Gray, then announced
•s chairman, would have charge of
the money, assuring Judicious and hon
•at handling of It to get the beat re
sults. Mr. Astor responded promptly
with the 85,000. directing that It be
trued, as ptetplssd, “ In direct relief
work fo r those who needed it moat.”
Had the faet teen known that Bill
Gilbert, G. c. Fulton, George Sanbom
to hold high respect for the laws.
" I f you are 100 per cent Americana,
stand by your guns, men, and see that
America 1« made safe for Americana!”
Governor Will Enforce Laws.
Governor Pierce, who spoke next.
praised Mapor Baker's «peerh, remark-
Ing, 'll I could make a speech .like
that. I would not mihd peaking on the
Atlantic coast, too.
Tbe Ocrvernor said h * had fared well
in the last legislator«. A number of
land, and others.
All present said with one accord, "It
was a howling success." a worth-while
tribute to an eminent American.
Answer to Scott Decisive.
The b*nquet was arranged quietly
by a committee of two, wlthrfat special
effort and withln«24 hours.*" Grand
Dragon Gifford was out of the city
and knew nothing of t ly meeting la
fils honor until shortly before the Um«
tor it, b e c a a u t&» committe e f«gre4
WHAT HAVB YOU TO TRA D E?
I have an teturest In » new bouse
not yet < omplete, In A storia, Or«.
Good location. |i,000.00 Is the amount
of the equity.
W ill trad« for »ny-
thing worth tlui money
J . care of WeMern American.
WANTED- < OeOtlemsd who desires
room and board ifl A real h o n ». I » rg»a
room with use f t pn-age If prdfWYd. j
Telephone Walnut T8V2.
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Delivery of all kinds
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Staple and Fan cy Groceries
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ily’s protection and your own
satisfaction, talk over Life In-
r sura nee m atters frith
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