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MORNING : ENTEK.PKI'SE
for the Morning
"be . received for
time at apeolal
Tha only dally newspaper ae-
tween Portland and Salem; elrow-
lataa In avary aootlon of Claeka-
maa County, with a population of
30,000. Ara you an advertleerf 4
V jrowr order today
Of tow price. ' e
OREGON CITY, OREGON, HAT UR DAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1911.
Per Week, 10 Cexts
.XrlS It NOW TO
V SENATE. T
Dllcane and D mo
Wlth Him and
iilm to Gat
Vs Kelt. 3. (8 il )
J Idaho, nisdo head
Mmloa of popular
ja) today when he
bill on (ho calon
nU It will bo taken
attain any and
( that tho old dm
tnlnd that Horata
H tlila session If It
o him ou tho aid
jted In an attempt
Itll ho was rocoif
f 'progressive Sonv
h asked that hla
lo the iinflnsh,ed
yiate. Hy a teat
and now It la up
"jee tha raualo and
Solution down or
Despite all kinds
W and hla roaolu
loatloii la Mtltled.
Srooty and Want
I Know Why.
.Feb. 3 (3pl)
9 of tho Weat and
linK interests of
M protest attains!
J take from thorn
retortion that tha
"lip interests now
M Canadian, big
i cnafl" reciprocity
Tth, la that rep
"Be to K"t on tho
alr Iniereete at
rot Ion at Matting
met Krldsy af
0 of Mra. O. W.
J and John Adama
fi aperlal meeting
"SI afternoon t
Java made for an
, will bo Klon
y and further ar
made at the next
. bo bold at tho
SardlnK. on Friday
17. Tho hoateaa
l during tho after
i absence of tbo
Ipeaent: Mra. Wal
k L L Porter. Mra.
fa, C. H. Cauflold,
V Mra. J. W. Mof
tenet, Mra. H. E.
iW. Easiham, Miss
Effort to Frea
Mb. 8 Plana hare
tho ruhlle Health
Service Into the
Dp out the plague,
anient ahould re
ly that Informal
'arlounPF of th
Jiade between rep
M of the Euro
i poaalhlllty hna
In ir the marine
with the Army
the European na-
lava to Walt.
Feb. 3. Connreaa
thla aeaalon on the
ert E. Peary to be
fho bill waa report-
calendar today, but
post polled- '
era do tho talking
Many koon btfytra to
inoa over tho unboot
I ara affarlna fn atrtc
ktaa (or men aN4
g our CLtAN UP
and look aver our
1 will pay yog.
OreRon CM y and portlund Oc-
cualonal .ruin; nort beaaterly
OreKn Occanlonal rain weat,
rain or anow and warmer oaat
portion; chaiiKeable wluda, moat-
P ly aoutht'ttaterly.
Oragon Poatmaatara Appolntad.
WASHINGTON, Feb, 3. The Presi
dent today nominated the following
Oregon poatmaalers: Jamea 8. Van
Winkle, Albany, preaetit Incumbent;
John M. Parry, Moro; Andreoa U
BANQUET GIVEN BOYS
ON FRIDAY EVENING
MOTHERS OF YOUNQ LAOS PRE
PARE GOOD TIME FOR KNIGHTS
OF KING ARTHUR.
The banquet Riven on Friday even
ing by tho KnlKhta of King Arthur of
the Preabytertan church, waa a decid
ed aucceaa. There ' were many of
thla club attending, and the banquet
that waa aet before them by tho moth-
era of the lKiya, who had tho affnlr
In charge, will not Boon be forgotten.
The tablea were prettily- decorated
for tho occaalon. The ladlea who
arrved were Mra. Angua Matheaon,
Mra. Edward Htory, Mra. arge C.
rownell, Mra. (leorge Ely, Mra. W.
J. Wllaon, Mm. E. II. Andrewa. Mra.
W. C. Oreen. The toantmaater of the
evening waa Gilbert Morrla, King of
the organization. Many otbera ro
After the banquet waa aervea a
programme. In charge of Ambroae
Urownell. waa rendered, and enjoyed
by all, which aonalated of tho follow
ing numbera; Violin aolo, "William
Tell Overture." by Roaalna. Harleaa
Ely, accompanied by Oarloa Ely; piano
aolo, "In the Mill, by Edmond Par
low, Clark Story; apeaker of the ey-.
enlng. "If I Were a Hoy Again," by
Uev. Charlee rhlppa, of Portland, aec-
retary of the Slate Sunday Hcnool
Union; violin aolo. "Ill Trovaiore.-
by Verdi. llarU-HB Ely, accompanies
by Carloa Ely; Remarka, Rev. J. R.
ijindHborough and otbera; piano aoio.
"March Funebre," by Chopin, Herman
pel era. '
LETTERS AWARDED TO
BOYS EARNING THEM
HIGH SCHOOL ASSEMBLY HOLDS
INTERESTING SESSION FRI
There waa an Interesting aesHlon of
the High school aanembly Friday
morning, the early hour of school be
ing devoted to tho work aa eipreaaed
by that organization, belters were
awarded to tho boy a who had earned
them, th condition being that tho boy
had played la three gnmea tho past
season without being taken out of the
game. ' There were ten boys who
earned the letters, aa follows: Roy
Craves, manager; Joseph Shenhan,
captain: Ray Walsh. Frank Clark,
Waldo Caufleld, Fred Baker, Dothwell
Avlson, Earnest Cross, Thomas Sln
nott, Walter Kelly. The young men
were cheered by their companions as
they went forward to receive their
Prof. Tooie mode a short talk In
which he reviewed tho progress of
athletics In high schools and colleges.
He urged the students not to neglect
their studies for athletics, nevertne
less. Explained to them that If they
did neglect studies, which wsa the
main feature of achool work. It would
cause trouble for student and teacher.
Prof. Tooie talked encouragingly
about athletics and the benefits ac
cruing from a proper use of them.
Among the benefits to be derived he
cited self control, development of will
snd persistence and a keener percep
tion of things In general; all follow
from learning to do one'o part well In
Mr. nowland, principal of East
ham grammar achool who Is In charge
of the track athletics and baae ball,
also spoke. He gave encouragement
to tho boya and urged tbem to win by
correct methods determination, hon
est playing, skill and persistence.
There were also short talks from
each of the boya receiving letters, the
general etpresslon being thanks to
the school for the confidence at
pressed In the letters. 1 The editor of
the High school paper, Harold Smith,
and tha manager, Bothwell Avlson,
talked for a few moments aa did also
member -of tho faculty.
Marlon Money played two piano
selections. The meeting waa . closed
with the atudenta giving the High
school yell for tha members of tho
A prise has boon offered of a hand'
soma book for tha bast High achool
song written by a member of tha High
EXPERT SAYS YES
Hla Powder Will Explode When Given
Tha powdet expert 1be la looking
after the Interest of hi powder com-
nanv In connection with the Stone
Oil well aire that there is to be hut
Iktle tMruMe Id the taftMaion of tha
charge now In tho well. It la aald
by thoae Interested that It la only
question of taking a few mere atape
etsStttel M lat Ddcaaofat etploolon.
until the charge win go off and tear
things. It la expected to have mat
ter flies MHM M S&4M tttt fJMrte
fiwAttkie Volee tciay o& IU aler
'Tim fcaemttate wqi hold a aeethsg
a aaoay. . - --
Tha Daparting Burglar (who has
WII, any'ow, If yar ain't oomfortabla
TAILS FROM A T
WHILE ENROUTE HERE
MRS. . HOWARD DIE8 IN GLAD
STONE AFTER SHORT ILLNESS
V w-CANCER OF STOMACH.
Mrs. Mary Iluurd, wife of M- Huard.f
of Cladatone, dlod at the family home
Friday afternoon at J o clock, from
cancer of the stomach. The funeral
services will be conducted at St.
John'a Catholic church this morning
st 9 o'clock, and the Interment will be
In the Catholic cemetery. Father Hillo-
Mrs. Huard waa born In the State of
Ohio, and at the time of her demise
she waa CO years of ago. She came
bore with her family a short time ago.
snd has since made her borne at Glad
stone. She leaves besides her hus
band, the following children: William,
E. J.. George and Frank Huard. Mrs-
J. Sweeney, of Clackamas, and Miss
Aggie of Gladstone.
William arrived here about a week
ago from Chicago, and Frank, who Is
a conductor on the Nortnem pacinc
train running out of Tacoma, was on
his way to his mothers death Dea,
when be fell from the fsst moving
train receiving serious Injuries, and
Is now lying In the hospital at la
coma, and was unable to st-e his
mother before she passed away. Al
though she frequently asked for htm
she died without knowing of his ser
ious Injuries, as this waa kept from
her by her family.
WORDS OF PRAISE
Given By Thoee Who Saw and Heard
A large and appreciative audience
listened to Mra. Headlee's lecture on
Hawaii last evening at the Congrega
tional church. ' It was a, wonderful
prose-poem, magnificently Illustrated.
A new lecture to children, with the
snme pictures, will be given by Mrs.
Meadlee at 2:30 this afternoon, at the
same place. Those who saw the pic
tures last night say that no one should
miss the opportunity to hear of the
lake of molten fire, the volcanoes, the
canyons, the tropical vegetation and
the people, history and sports of what
Milk Twain styles "The most wonder
ful fleet of Inlands that He anchored
lu any ocean. "
MAYOR BROWNELL IS
RECEIVED NOTHING BUT KICKS
FOR HIS LABORS, IN THE
- Tho discussion of tbo t hour la
that la now ap In the Oregon legisla
ture led Mayor Brownell to turn rem
iniscent Friday when talking to a
representative-ot the Enterprise. : The
Mayor said: i
"It may not be generally known but
It Is a fact nevertheless that I am
the orlaina! Oregon City -hdur man.
t introduced a bill Into the legislature
many years ago, and when defeated
one year dug It up, brushed oft the
dust and Introduced It again the next.
"The first year I secured all TOtea
for fiiy measure. The second 1 bad
8. the third and I think the rate
ran up to 10 or 11 at the last effort to
get It througli. Abd I roads a tame
fllUt for It, took the kick that capital
care me and aald little back. '
"But oto day I offtods a Man who
olarmsa to ia a friend o tMo sad
he begma td eSli nmi la to
traduoa dm m tne matter, to feet Be
secured s tots tn Bis oftsnlaatloh
damnla t4 MMUM tkUM tote)
that I am the original m tw
It Ofwgoa Cltf."
I ' rr ri -
UlStk tSaar Mr tH9 tJL
r " 1
Had up and "bonnattd" tha caratakar)i
ya'ra In tha warry 'iflht of fashion."
Pinny Pictorial. ,
BURIAL ON FRIDAY.
Rites at Heme of Mother,
The funeral services over the re
mains of William P. Welsmandel, who
died at the hospital In Portland, on
Wednesday after several years Illness
of tuberculosis, were held on Friday
afternoon at tho home of bis mother,
Mrs. Phillip Welsmsnd'l, on Eleventh
street near Jackson street. The Im
pressive services were conducted by
he Oregon Ivxlge No. 3, of this ctly.
and many attended the funeral.
Tho .members of the lodge attended
In a body, and the floral offerings
were beautiful. The Interment wss
In tho I. O. O. F. cemetery. The pall
bearers were B. W. 8cott, 8. 8. Walk
er, Harry TrembatM, John Iwry, from
the local order of I. O. O. F.. and U
R, Mack and Mr. Zee, of Canby lodge.
Mr. Welsmandel haa been an active
member of the I. O. O. F. lodge for
many years. There were many
friends or the deeed here from
Canby to attend the funeral .
Deceased leaves besides his wid
owed mother, the following sisters:
Mrs. Rose Howard, of Portland Mrs.
Emma Phillips, of Eastern Oregon,
and Mrs. Nellie Lyons, of this city.
CROSS COUNTY RUN
MADE BY STUDENTS
OREGON CITY HIGH SCHOOL PU
PILS ENJOY A SPIN IN COUN
TRY FRIDAY AFTERNOON-
Students of the Oregon City high
school participated In a croks country
run Friday afternoon, the first out
door work that has been done since
the close of the football season last
Fall. There were 10 men in the run,
which was twa miles In . length, run
ning from thtThlgh school past Ely.
The following students were out:
Raker, Clark, Wilson, Welsh. All
dredge, Slnnott, Telford, Dambach
The track men will hold an inter
class meet about March 18 and have a
dual meet with Lincoln High School,
of Portland, at Gladstone Park, a lit
tle later. The principal of the East
ham building, N. W. Howland. who
turned out a winning team at Monta
villa last year, Is acting as trainer and
coach for the boys.
West Oregon City Schools Closed.
The West Oregon City schools were
closed Friday for one week at the re
quest of Dr. J. W. Norrls, the county
health officer. There was a fatal case
of searletlna In the echool, which
will reopen Monday. February 1J.
Backache and Kid
.; i .
SO per ton.
PI arte re 2Sc.
Money Back If Not Relieved,
preaeriptiowa aad rmmiiy Reoetpts
naed With Para Ikred.
t p - ft f v
QMlttf a4 fxikm Bafki
ttrl but It KSetSSI BbMI
A WARM SESSION
THE LIVE WIRES STIR UP THE
ROAD SUPERVISORS BY MEEf-
ING WITH COUNTY COURT.
NOT SO FAR APART LN POLICY
When Once All Interests Are Made to
Understand What Each Wants
Savarsl Short Ad- '
Declaring that tbe Live Wires of
tbe Commercial Club were trying to
array tbe members of the county court
againat. tbe country in favor of the
city by the contemplated appointment
of a road mauler or road engineer, J.
W. Exon. a Methodist minister and a
former Willamette River steamboat
pilot, created a mild sensation yes
terday afternoon. He was called to
account by O. D. Eby, H. E. Cross
and others. Mr. Eby declaring that
nothing Is further from the purpose
of tbe Commercial Club than to stir
up strife between the city and coun
try and laying stress upon the -fact;
that Oregon City is continually trying
to get into cloner touch with the peo
ple of the rural routes. "
"I hope Mr. Exon will come down
here and get acquainted," said Mr.
Eby, "and Ms mind will be disabused."
Mr. Eby. pleaded for a system of
general supervision of road and bridge
construction and Indorsed the proposal
to hold a meeting of the supervisors,
along with others interested In the
road problem of Clackamas county.
The county court patiently listened
to pro and con arguments on the ques
tion of the appointment of a road en
gineer throughout the greater part of
Krlduy afternoon, but did not indicate
what ita decision would be. Mr. Exon
and J. W. Roots, Ibe' Boring supervis
or, antagonized the proposal to name
a general supervisor, Roots stating It
would be unpopular and advancing tbe
(dea that an engineer would make mis
takes, as well as the supervisors. Mr.
Exon presented a petition asking the
court not to appoint road engineer.
These are some of the petitions that
were circulated through the agency
of George Oglesby, the Marks Prairie
supervisor, with the knowledge of
County Commltwioners Blair and Mat
toofl. ' -
Hi E. Cross, chairman of the Live
Wire road committee, read tbe law
authorizing tbe appointment of a road
engineer and argued in favor of the
plan. He Bald he was not in sympa
thy with the road bills now In the
legislature and insisted that the State
has all the law necessary.
"Each supervisor haa his own plan,"
said Mr. Cross, and with 65 supervis
ors, we probably have 55 different
plans. How many1 good supervisors
have you got in Clackamas county?
Judge Ryan told me there were five
out of the 35 while he was on the
bench. In four years we have expend
ed $489,000, outside of the money
rained by special taxes. Last year we
paid 51 supervisors more than $1,000
per month. No work except repairs
should be done In tho winter months,
but for the five winter months we
have spent $130,428 SI in the last four
years, Lst month tho road money
disbursed amounted to $2742.50. Next
year tbe county plans to spend $125,
000 on the roads, and pay off $48,000
road Indebtedness, and the court Is
practically at the mercy of 66 men.
The lack of definite plans result in a
waste of one-third of all the money
Mr. - Roota explained that the ex
pense Incurred in January of this year
was mainly by the old supervisors,
and not by tbe Incoming men. Mr
Exon stated there was no class of
men In the State who worked harder
than the Clackamas road supervisors.
"One engineer cannot possibly over
see the work In 65 districts," said Mr.
Exon. "Three men might do it, but
It would be costly and it is better to
put the money on the roads. Each
community is Bolving Its own road
problem. If a roadmaster la appoint
ed, the districts will refuse to vote
special taxes. I believe the court
should be held responsible. The sup
ervisors are generally a competent
body of men who work economically.
Milt Marshall, at Garfield, makes
crushed rock road for $1500 a mile.
You people here In Oregon City are
giving the country people the wrong
Impression, and they have been Ig
nored about this meeting. You ought
to go about this In an educational way.
All we expect from the court la our
own proportion of the road taxes. You
are putting the country people against
the town. When there was a read en
gineer, all the work was done around
Frank Jaggar, for many years sup
ervisor at Beaver Creek, talked on
road eonatructlon and went Into detail.
He aald he had been a resident of
the county 88 years, and had lived on
a road where It waa not possible to
haul more than 10 Backs of potatoes
In a load.
"The Molalla road waa then an In
dian trail," said Mr. Jacgar. "Road
making In Clackamaa county la an ex
pensive Job. In seme places a road
master would be at Httle use and In
other placea he eowld certainly be of
ranch uae. Road soaking has become
a aeleaea, and tee work of David
Klaaiaardt the forxoer rood engineer,
will show aa long as the county atanda.
I doat think that aa eetttaate of 60
par cent, et? tha road Keener waated
la too kkxhi I have aerer found the
OretwMi Olty people) eeiflak and I be
Ure the roeda ahould he ot to the
direction that the people waat to trav
el." . .t r ' . "- -
C. A. Miller, i- W. Mortatt, B. T.
hlaBaat, : O. ' B. Dtaaickr aa others
talked t savor of tha aaeaatBaeav af
a. taxed ajaw art ad aonee ou
ter Matdaaaaar. '., ' ' "
"Tela liaott e eat lea of tha eeen
try against the city," said Mr. Miller,
"but It Is to get the most we can for
our money. Your work should be laid
out. On some roads It costs the far
mer 11 rents per mile per ton to get
his produce to market."
"Anyone who looks at this matter
seriously would favor the appointment
of a road master," declared Mr. Mof
fatt, who said the Oregon City sus
pension bridge Is now In a dangerous
condition, and remarked that It
seemed to be more necessary to get
a politician than aa euxlur in order
to harmonize tbe conflicting elements.
SICK BUT TWO WEEKS.
Scarlet Fever Clalme a Victim In Per
1 aon of Mlaa Dorothy Gray.
Dorothy, the 12 f ear-old daughter
of prof, and Mrs. J. W. Gray, of the
West Ride, passed away at the home
Thursday night, after an illness from
quinsy- which terminated In scarlet
fever. The little girl had been 111 only
a short time. Dorothy waa a general
favorite with her schoolmates, having
been a pupil of tbe West Hide school
since moving to that place, with her
parents. The family formerly resided
In Alaska, and afterwards moved to
their home at Greenpolnt, where they
remained until moving to their farm
on tha West Hide. Mlsa Dorothy was
born In Oregon City.
The funeral services will be con
ducted at 3 o'clock today and a service
will be held at tbe grave at Mountain
View cemetery. Rev. Win. Proctor,
pastor of the Congregational church,
WANTS EIGHT HOURS
FOR LABORER'S WIFE
MRS. ERNESTINE SINGER WANT8
D1MICK TO SAY WHO WILL
OREGON CITY, Or.. Feb. 2. (Edi
tor Enterprlae.)--A number of men
affected by the, eight-hour law which
has passed the' Senate are endeavor
ing to ascertain from Mr. Dtmlck
whether they will be permitted to
chop kindling after'they have finished
their working day. Also, if a laborer's
wife' may be restrained from asking
him to milk tbe cow and do other
heavy tasks so wearying to the "poor,
sallow, sad-eyed, hopeless white
slave," as Mr. Dlmlck so flatteringly
describes him. "
The eight-hour laborer's wife, of
course, merely has to get up at five
or half past, cook breakfast, put up
the luncheons, get the older children
off to school, clean up the house.
wash,, bake, sew, get supper, wash
dishes, put the children to bed, and
then crawl out half a dozen times In
tile plght to give little Jimmle his
cough medicine and cover up the
baby. The wife of tbe eight-hour la
borer is somewhat sallow and sad
and hopeless, herself, and begs that
Mr.' Dlmlck will keep her In mind
the next time he feels moved to play
MRS. ERNESTINE SINGER.
f I AIDMOIUT Plant your dollars in Clairmont Acre
age it will return you Bank Rolls.
With all of the convenience of the city and pleasures
of the country, it is the most Ideal place for a home.
o iThe present low price of the
i purchaser two or three times
lhe best sou max lays out awrs. ouiu pny mcui
dowrf $10.00 per month.
W. F. SCHOOLEY & CO.
Oregon City, Or. BOTH PHONES Mata 80 At 56
Price's Chop House
Meals at All Hours
If Vou wont the best, at lowest prices, eot with us.
Our specialty is satisfaction.
Between Fourth and Fifth Streets.
of the first
A DRAMATIC PICTURE STORY
OF THE LIFE Of?
JOSEPH AND IWOSBS
Sunday evening, Feb. 5tb, 'U
FORTY. VIVID VCK7S
S0t45 A.E3. 13S. S. 7. HZZTJ )
WILL SPEAK HERE
JUDGE HENRY McGINN HAS BEEN
INVITED TO TALK HERE r
PUBLIC CELEBRATION IS PIOD
Afternoon Addreaa In Shlvely Opera
Houae on Sunday, February
12 Other Local Speak-
era to Talk.
Mayor Brownell has called a public
meeting for Sunday afternoon, at 2:30
o'clock, of February 12, In Shivety
opera house. The meeting Is to be
In commemoration of tbe birthday of
Abraham IJncoln, the great common
er, and the exercises will be appropri
ate to that occasion.
An effort will be made to hare a,,
very Instructive and enjoyable meet
ing and to that end Judge Henry B
McGinn, of Portland, haa been Invited
to speak. The Judge will be followed
by local speakers and the program will
be one of much Interest.
Judge McGinn is believed by many
to be the most brilliant and enter
taining public speaker in this part of
tbe State. All 'are cordially Invited
to be present on this occasion.
DEBATE FOR FRIDAY.
Rev. Hay worth's Addreaa Last Night
-' Well Received. '
The Mountain View Booster Club
had an Interesting meeting; Friday
night nev. Hayworth. of the Baptist
church, made the address of the even
ing. The reports for the evening are
that there was a good attendance and
a very entertaining address. "
Mr. Hayworth talked principally on
"Culture." He would advise his hear
ers to have to do with culture of the
soil, for from the soil do we get the
dally bread so essential to our life
and healthful enjoyment. But he also
called attention to the fact that there
was a higher culture the cultivation
of the mind and -of the soul. W
want to reach out after the good,
things in music, painting, education,
physical development, wealth that
comes with honor, but above all that
development of the soul that makes
us better men and women and flte na
for the blessings of the hereafter."
The next meeting of the club will
be held next Friday evening, and there
will be a debate. The subject to be
argued Is, "Resolved. That the Negro
Has Received Worse Treatment at tha
Hands of the White Man Than the
American Indian." ,. Tho contestants
are not all chosen, but names will be
J. F. Clark has returned from Sa
lem, where he haa been attending the
session of the legislature.
land will remunerate the 9
in a short time.
if -. rv .