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C WEATHER INDICATIONS.
TH enly dally newspaper i v
twssn Portland and Sateen;
lata in a vary auction ef CUana
nu Cewnty, vWth a peptriatle 9f
30,000. Ara yaw an advsrtlaerf ,.
Oregon t;ny fair; norinwwi,
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WEEKLY ENTER PR ISC ESTABLISHED I5GG
VOL 2 No. 31.
OREGON CITY, OREGON, THURSDAY, AUGUST 10, 1911.
Pn Wbi, 10 Ckxtj
TOO MANY BROTHS SPOIL THE COOK.
STREET BOi 'DS GO
TO LOCAL BANK
HARD. FOR RINGS
Member ef Mllilenaire PaAwly
Interested In Alaskan Claims,
bNLY FOUR DAY! LEFT Of
GREAT DOUSLE VOTC OF.
FIR IN CONTEST.
m is time to cmr ballots
onuatants Urged Ta Maha Final
Effort Ta Obtain Vetaa Whlla
Proposition la In
Only four mora working days re-
Lln of tha DOUnUB VOTE offer
t liaa been In effect sine August
1 snd the raaulla obtalnad will go
r to determine, who tha winners pf
ii Enterprise grand prise vot I n g
niritt will ba on tba night of Bep-
k'tnltrr 2. .
Are you figuring to have your name
liioounced aa on of tba lucky ones
that night If ao you should
lake -every moment of tha time be
lt ren now and tha cloalug night of
DOl'BU? VOTE- offer count
Since tha announcement of tbl
-ll offer nearly every candidate
L started to work with renewed
ilvlty and great reaulte ran be
Lked for before August 14, the night
tils special offer closes.
Thursday, Friday," Saturday and
mday snd then you wilt receive
ly hlf the number of votes on sub-
rrlpilons that you arc receiving dur-
this special offer i week.
If you are figuring on having your
im announced with tha winning
knrildslrs on tha night Of September
don't you think It worth your
hlle to mak another determined
tra Prliaa Tueaday.
The winners of the two diamond
ins thst ar to be named nest Tues-
ky Is snotber festnre to account for
activity In subscription getting
irlng (be past week.
Think of what two or tar nva-
tr subscriptions would Incraaaa
tir vole total at tba present time.
would place your name far ahead
other candidates In your district.
M no doubt be tba means of having
Jmr name announced aa winner of
i of the diamond rings, but also
grand upright Kimball piano that
ill be awarded to aome contestant
your district on the night of Sep
"ilier I , .
Oiiulldates nave held their vote
'sis very good so far, and one more
l 'effort before the DOUBLE
)TE offer cloaea will secure enough
te to make them feel that they
Kve ss good a chance (If not better)
.in any competitor In their res pec-
Uenty four Days Mora.
The time before the close of the
utest la growing vary short, and
does not seem reasouable that any
ntlidate ehould aacrlflce . the good
rk of the paat for a few mora day a
strenuoua work. A race la never
t until the finish and who can tell
P" may be the victors If they make
Start today, NOW. and make one
effort, before thla offer of DOU-
ll-E VOTES cloaea. .
Over 60.000 votes were polled alnce
IhhI count, and of thla number
ins Mildred Ream, of Willamette,
t the largest amount. Miss Pay
Mdorf. of West Oregon City, Miss
"is Hhoenborn, of Carus , Miss Melon
berk, of Stafford, and Mrs. M. T.
ck, of Canby, all made good show-
lu District No. 1 while all- the can
tHtes are apparently Testing on
lr oars,"' It does not ' necessarily
Knlfy that they are not doing their
"t to take advantage of every op-
Ttunlty before the DOUBLE VOTE
'T closes. The four leaders of that
"irlrt are working Incessantly, aa
' totals accorded each one will
"w when the winners of the DIA-
ONI) KINO prises are determined
Ml Tuesday, August IS.
The mansgement of The Enterprise
is very sorry to lesrn of the accl
nt that befell Mrs. Thomas, mother
Miss Illodwen Thomss. of Beaver
reek, one of The Enterprise contes-
"lls who waa anrlniialv. In lured last
londay. Mrs. Thomas waa accom
nled by her daughtere when the
ilmnl attached to the .rig, for some
faaon, collapsed, and when she at
""Pled to alight from the rig, broke
Mrs. Thorns. Is now at the Wild-
d Hospital at Oregon City, and
IS hODed hv hf tinat nf fvlanrfa that
fl Hay ba ahla tn luv. kafnra man
.0. ASKS SEPARATE
FUND f 0 KEIfTS
Messrs. D. K. Bill, H. 8. Clyde and
Psddock, representing Meade
t. Qranil irm. D.r...kll on
Mflnesdsy asked the County Court to
"" s separate fund for -Indigent
eterana tv. . .
n the fund next year, with th pro-
-"i mat ir U were found to be
aatlsfactory than the present a
iRement, It would be discontinued,
he nilir.n, m t ... ' .
II, . i una iur toe T.i.rui,
pill orC"nnl ,,0(, on-ntn ot pne
" mill. Is nnw annnll frnn thai
lnrSl fnnrf .
(, i ot amount suppuea
lrnn I " ,b0Ut 800' 0r" C
irOwnll . . . . i -.
, -iijiiuQ me commuine,
p,',rnise otir dvenlsers.
MRS. THOMAS BADLY
. HURT WHILE DRIVING
Mrs. K. Thomas, a well-known resi
dent of Beaver Creek, auatalned a
fracture of ber left leg Monday. Mrs.
Thomas ws on ber way to thla city
with her daughter, Mlsnflilodwen, when
the horse they were driving felL Mrs.
Thomss Jumped from the buggy, fesr
Ing the animal would run away. 8be
alighted on her feet, her left leg sus
taining moat of her weight Miss
Thomas remained In the buggy and
waa not Injured. Rhe hastened to
the home of August Splinter at Maple
iJine, where she aummoned Dr. It. 8.
Mount of thla city, who arrived 20
minutes after the accident and took
Mrs. Thomss to the .Wild wood Hos
pital' In this eltr. where Dr. B. A.
gommer, of Portland, and Dr. Mount,
aet the leg. Although Mrs. Thomss la
83 yeara of age, she Is, resting eaay.
BEARD NEARLY LOSES
LIFE WHILE FISHING
William Beard, one of the leaders
In the upbuilding of Oregon City and
Clackamas county, csme near loaing
hla life while fishing Tuesdsy after
noon In the Clackamaa River near
aher It Mnara Intn the Willamette.
Mr. Beard waa alone, and but for hla
remarkably preaence or mind would
have been drowned. He had waded
a considerable distance In the atrearrt
when he waa atruck by the atrong
current and swept off his feet. Bat
tling with the current be managed to
draff hlmaelf to ahallow water. Where
he found refuge In aome bushes. It
was aometlme before he recovered
hla etrength efficiently to make hla
ii tn ahore. . Mr. Heard wore rub
ber boot a. and bad all the parspher-J
nana neceeasry w eum-vnaiuuj muti
late laaak- Wslton.
Couple Qrsnted License.
Mabel F. Hlnthorn and Perry M.
Anderson, of Katacada, were granted
a license to marriage Wedneaday. The
former was under age, and her moth
er. Mrs. Clara Jllnthorn, gave her con
sent. i. ...
Hiioacrlbe for the Dally Enterprise
STANDING OF CANDIDATES IN CONTEST
MISS MYRTLE CROSS Oregon City
MISS ALLIE WARE Oregon City ,
MI8S LENA 8TORY Oregon City
MRS. E. F. ZIMMERMAN. .Oregon City
MISS TILLIB MEYERS.... Oregon City
MISS EVA KENT Oregon City
MISS ELLA WHITE. Oregon City ,
MIS8 RQ8B JUSTIN Oregon City
MISS LILLY LONO Oregon City
MI8S ANNA WOODARD Oregon City
MISS EVA ALLDRBDOE ...Oregon City
CAN DATES IN
MISS JENNIE DJX .'. ..Mullno
MISS ELLEN MOEHNKB ...Shubel
MRS. M. T. MACK Canby
MISS ADA LA KIN .Mllwaukle
MISS FAY BATDORF
MISS EDNA HUTCHINSON. ... ..
' miss jrNLDRED REAM.
MISS AAA CARE8. i
MI88 LtALlAN HOLMES
MISS NORA KIMBERLY ..nonng
MRS JITI.IA HOLT Oak Orove
MISS INEZ KNOX........; Boring
MISS EllE SHOENBORN......Carua
MISS ETHEL CLOSNER, ....... . Sprlngwater .....
MISS nLODWEN THOMAS Beaver Creek ....
MISS MAY JOHNSON Clackamaa
MISS ETHEL DE BOK
MISS ANNIE GARDINER
MISS HELEN SMITH
MISS HELEN RABICK
MRS. DELIA ROBERTS
MISS ROXY COLE
MISS VERNA MEAD .. .
MISS HAZEL HUNOATE
w ! 1 U (J IiniUU nw4iva-usesasi .- ..- " . I
LAFFERTY WOULD WED
HIGH SCHOOL GIRL
WASHINGTON, Aug. I. (Special.)
Congreaaman lnery, who' wrote
to Mfaa licence KuSei, after seeing
her picture In a newspaper, believes
that what he calls a "spirit of chival
ry' . has been mlaunderatood. He
merely sought aa introduction In an
unconventional way, according to his
explsnstlon, and now finds himself
In the spotlight of publicity from one
end of the country to the other. Mr.
Lafferty formerly practiced law be
fore the Lnad Office In Oregon City.
Kubel Is withholding letters In
which Lafferty pleads not to make
public that he wrote to hla daughter.
It Is reported thst Lsfferty s Infatua
tion led blrOvto make trips to the
Eastern high school at dismissal
time until he got to know Miss Kubel
Concerning the report from Port
land that letters similar to the one
aent by Lafferty to Mlaa Kubel had
been received from him by school
girls In Portlsnd. Lafferty aald to
day: "I don't think I have written any
schoolgirls there. Still I jnlght have
sent some House gallery tlcketa to
them. If I did they were all to wo
men I know. I have never attempted
to make acquaintances there In the
manner I did In the case of Miss Ku
bel." It Is said that Lafferty Is really In
fatuated with Mlsa Kubel. and la
ready to prove his sincerity by mar
Kubel aald today: -All I care to
say Is thst Lafferty ta a poor liar.
When I became aware that my daugh
ter had received a letter from this
man, I went to hla office and showed
him the letter. I Intended to trounce
him. but he pleaded so hard I could
not hit him. Bealdes, he denied then
thst he had written the letter, blam
ing It on the boys In hla office. ' I
never - believed that, but alnce then
he has admitted It waa a lie."
It Is reported that several of Miss
Kubel's schoolmalea to whom she
showed Lafferty's letter have written
to him. Lafferty denies this, but la
authority for the statement several
women have railed him on the tele
phone and aaaured hlra "they would
stick by him," whatever that may
mean. -"Many representatives have
been In to assure me they would
stand by me In this matter," aald
. ., .
DISTRICT NO 1.
DISTRICT NO. 2.
I... .4... , ,
West Oregon City
Sandy .....;.. 2525
Stafford ...... i ....... .
W WITH WOMAN
! SOUh'DLY THRASHED
A 11-dressed young man was
severely thrashed at the corner of
Eleventh and Msia streets about S
o'clock Wednesdsy afternoon. A
good-looking woman, a few yeara the
former's senior, watched the admin
istering of the caatlgatlon. which waa
done by a man about forty yeara of
age. Whom they were, the reason for
the corporeal punishment, and where
the trio went are not known. The
young man and woman were seen on
the corner about 1 o'clock in the af
ternoon. They went away, but re
turned about : twenty minutes later,
and waited on the corner until a car
Xrom Portland t approached. Prom
that-ear, with wager sad .determina
tion writ all over hla face, bounded
the man of forty. He didn't say a
word. In fact be did not have time,
ao busy did he become In sbout a
second pommelling the young man.
The woman screamed and pleaded for
the victim, but thla hadno effect on
the Infuriated man. He knocked the
other- one down, kicked him several
times, and tben Instructed the woman
to follow him. This she refused to
do, but all disappeared almost In a
twinkling, the young man running as
fsst as he could In the direction of
OFFICERS ARE NAMED
FOR SANDY ELECTION
The County Court on Wednesday
appointed P. a Gray, Percy D, 8helly
and Casper Junker, judges, and R.
Esson, Oscar Dahlgreh and Edward
S. Bratla, clerks, of the election to be
held at Sandy on Auguat 26 to pass
upon the question ot Incorporation.
The polling place will be In the Com
mercial Club's headquarters. Many
of the cltlsens of 8andy favor Incor
poration In order to obtain better
police protection. They are repre
sented by George C. Brownell. One
or two new saloons will be opened In
the town soon, and It la the desire to
Incorporate the city before they are
opened. The present system of polic
ing the town is ssld to be inadequate,
and it Is contended that proper pro
tection can only be obtained by mak
ing the town a city.
HISS KIDDER GIVEN
A . plea santfa re well surprise party
was tendered Miss Melba Kidder at
her home on Molalla avenue, Tues
day evening, by a number of her
young friends. Miss Kidder waa as
sisted n the entertainment of her
guests by Mrs. Clarke. Dainty re
freshments were served. The eve
ning wss devoted to music and games,
and a most enjoyable time was had.
The following were present: Misses
Loretta Raber, Iva Bluhm. Helen Ely,
Alta Llnten, Etta Long, Dorothy La
tourette. Nina Williams, Helen Ba
ker, Melba Kidder and Verle Trlmblu,
Messrs. Fred Yoder, Joe Allen, Clyde
Green, Charles Beatle and John
HARRY CLARK IS RELEASED.
Man Arreated at SquaWa Heme
, Warned Not to Offend Again.
Harry Clark, the halt breed, Gus
Wlnesett. and another white man,
who were arrested on - Tuesday eve
ning at the home of Mollle Clark, an
Indian woman, on the. South End
road on a charge ot being Intoxicated
and disorderly. Were released Wed
nesday by Deputy Sheriff Staats.
They were told by the Deputy Sheriff
thit if Ihey were again arrested they
would be given severe punishment.
Hose Compsny to Hold Meeting.
' A special meeting of the Green
Point Hose Company will be held
tonight at 7:30 o'clock. By, order Jack
Pntrmvte ur adverttswr.
issue. or $2Urje is taken at
PAR WITH ACCRUED
OU Of STREETS STARTS TODAY
Ordinance Rsgulstlng ' "Near Beer'
Placea le Passed Protsst
Is Msde Agslnst
The City Council, at a meeting
Wednesdsy night, accepted the ld
of the Bank or Oregon City for $21.
367.36 street Improvement bonds. The
bank agreed to take the entire issue
st par with seemed Interest. W. H.
Howell and Mrs. Julia E. Haakell
each made bids for $2,000 bonds, their
offers being the same as thst of the
bsnk. It Is thought that they will
be able to make arrangements with
the bank for the bonds. The Security
Safety Bank A Trust Company, of
Toledo, Ohio, offered to take the en
tire Issue at par with accrued Inter
eat any pay a premium of 127.50.
However, the company asked for In
formation which would have co4t the
city much more than the amount of
the premium offered. The Finance
Committee waa Instructed to arrange
the details of the issue.
An ordinance, proridlhg for the oil
ing of the Macadam atreets, was pass
ed. The council has appropriated
81.000 for this work which probably
will be started today. The oil has
been shipped to this city.
Tree Decision Passed.
. Dr. Strickland nrged that the caae
of Mrs. NellleJWslker against the city
be appealed from - the decision of
Judge Campbell. The decision In
joined the city from removing a wal
nut tree In the parking at Mrs. Wsl
ker's home. Action was postponed
until the next meeting, i "
The Viter Board asked authority
to isue $50,000 wster bonds wtth
which to take up outatandlng war
rants. The council Instructed the
City Recorder to notify the board to
prepare ordinances - and resolutions
providing for the proposed Issue.
A communication from- Don EL Mel-
drum, regarding the roadway on
Washington street, was referred to
the City Engineer and the Commit
tee on atreeta. The letter follows:
Gentlemen: Believing that the
best Interest of the city, as well as
all part lea owning property on Wash
ington street between the south line
or Twelfth street and the North line
of Eleventh street, would be bettered
by having the roadway on Washing
ton atreet changed from 30 feet to
40 feet In width, by moving the curb
line five feet nearer the property
line on each aide of said street, pro
viding this is done without extra ex
pense to the property owners, other
than the regular assessment as per
the orlginsl plan of said street, I
would therefore ssk thst you do some
thing toward making this change.
Changes Are Urged. '
As the. street Is now graded, all
the slope across Washington street at
Its Intersection with Twelfth street
Is in the parking on the east side of
the street snd as there .Is about a
three-foot drop It Is too much to give
the surface of the street good ap
pesrsnce and It also csuses the aoutn
side of Twelfth street on the road
way, to be lower than the north side
of Twelfth street, while the plans
show a descending grade across
Twelfth street. It la very essential If
a good street Is to be had that these
changea be made.
"I also wish to call attention to the
fsct thst the 100 feet of corrugated
pipe used last winter In an emerg
ency to renalr the Twelfth atreet aew
er near the corner of Twelfth and
Washington atreej Is now being cov
ered wltba 10 or 12-foot fill and will
aoon be covered with a completed
roadway which will be In constant
danger as long aa thla pipe remains.
It Is well known among engineers
that the first requisite of a good sew
er pipe Is a smooth Inside surface
and a material not effected by acid,
to say nothing of tight. Joints, etc.,
the corrugations In this kind of pipe.
Its Joints which were simply Joined
together and wired, and the, material
the pipe la made of. should condemn
1t for sewer ptoe, except In the case
of an emergency.
"I do not know your plans In re
gard to this sewer, but I do know
thst the break In the Twelfth street
sewer, patched as It Is with this cor
ruasted pipe, should not be left for
another wet season, and I think that
In Justice to the people who will be
effected this winter If this sewer
breaks to say nothing of first-class
sewer construction, that this break
should be repaired with standard
vitrified sewer pipe before the aide
walk and roadway Is finished, aa the
tearing up of newly-made streets to
repair sewers, leaving aa la usually
the case a hole In the surface of the
roadway, ahould not be encouraged
or permitted when possible to avoid "
Protsst Agslnst Assessments.
- Upon the advice of the City Attor
ney the Council refused the request
of the School Directors thst they be
allowed to build a retaining wall on
part of the parkins; at the new High
School on Twelfth street. A reso
lution was ordered published making
a aewer district on Twelfth street
from Taylor to Jackson. The City
Attorney wss Instructed to draw pa
pers providing for tsklng care of the
water on Seventh street st the ex
pense of the property owners. The
committee on the valuation of prop
erty reported that It could not agree
regarding the assessment of certsln
8lxth street property for street Im
provement purposes, and the matter
waa referred to the committee on
(Continued on page 1.)
MAPLE LANE GRANGE
TO HAVE FAIR EXHIBIT
The Msple Lane Grange meeting
6n Saturday was well attended. The
morning session wss devoted to busi
ness and the proposed exhibit at, the
Clackamss County Fair to be held at
Canby, on September 27, 28. 29, 30,
was discussed., Every member will
take an active interest a the exhibit
and already many have arranged to
contribnte to the grange -display
which is expected to win a prise.
Maple Lane Grange won the aecond
premium at the first fair aald in
Clackamas county, and the members
will make an effort to obtain, firat
prize this fall. There are 56 active
members of the Grange, and with this
membership .a good showing can be
At the morning session one candi
date was given the third and fourth
degrees, and two applications were
received. One of the features waa
tie dinner served by the ladles.
The afternoon program was as fol
lows: Song, The Plow( Spade and
Hoe." grange; roll call, which was
responded to for or against the fol
lowing, "Is the funny magazine of the
dally papers good for the children?'
while many of the members voted
thst the "funnies" were Injurious to
the children, it wss decided that no
harm was done by letting- the chil
dren read them. Many of the people
in the country, aa well as in the city,
take the Saturday and Sunday papers
so aa to obtain these pictures for
their children. The remainder of the
program was: Recitation, Master
Heater; reading. "Two Brothers,"
Mr a. John Iweellen; song, "I Love to
Live." Mrs. S. Glliett; resding. "My
Wish." Mrs. A. Splinter; recitation.
"Frits and I,' Miss Myrta Swallow;
question box was presided over by
A. J. Lewis and A. J. Hobble; recita
tion, "Away Out West, or In Oregon,"
Miss Emma Derrick; reading. "Su
perstitions In Signs," Mrs. Florence
Heater. One of the features of the
program was the describing of the
trip East by William Beard, who re
cently returned to Oregon City, from
an Eastern trip. The closing song
was "Father We'll Rest In Thy Love."
At the meeting held in the City Hall
at Gladstone on Tuesday evening,
which was called by Emery Noble, it
was decided to organize a. fire com
pany. . The officers are President, E.
J. Noble; foreman, - Guy Dwigglns;
first assistant fireman, O. Russell;
second assistant fireman, C- Slevers;
secretary, Sydney S. Jounson J treas
urer, D. 8. Burna. - ; ...-
The meeting was largely attended,
ard there was much enthusiasm man
ifested. Among those who signed
membership are E. J. Noble, William
Rail. S. E. Lowe. S. S. Johnson, Guy
Dwigglns, C. A. Frost, Clayton Frey
tag, F. L. Oswald. H. E. Burdon, C.
E. Forshner, GUI Russell, J. ES. Dann.
Neal Goodwin, Lyle Gault, Leo J.
Burdon, John Mulkey. Tom Burna,
Dave Catto. D. 8. Burns, V, C. Gault,
Barton Barlow, F. C. Nelson, H. Frost,
J. N. 8levera.
At the regular meeting held by the
council at the City Hall on Wednea
day evening E. J. Noble wss asked
to draw up an ordinance, which will
provide for the purchase of fire ap
paratus for the - fire company, . A
special meeting ot the council will
be held on Angust 24, to pass an or
dlnance providing waterworks bonds.
MRS. CECELIA GRIMM IS DEAD.
Former Oregon City Woman Stricken
' Mrs. Cecelia Grimm, formerly of
thla city, died at the home of her
husband's bother, at Aurora, last
Thursday, and the Interment wss in
the Aurora cemetery- Mrs. Grimm's
death was sudden. She and her hus
band and Uttle daughter were visit
ing In Aurora when her death occur
red. The family lived In this city
for some time. They moved to Cot
tge Grove from here, v .
LA.FOLLCTTE AND UNDERWOOD
TRY TO REACH AGREEMENT
' ON SCHEDULE.
ED OF STRUGGLE EXPECTED TC
Democrats Urged To Support Incrwaaw
In Rate To Bring About Set
tlement Insurgent De-
mand Made. "
WASHINGTON.' . Aug. t. There)
was much activity today In the Inter
est of an agreement between the two
Houses of Congress on the schedules -
. . v I Lilt 1 ( l - n
- V". V,.., a -wwawaaagi
ders Landing that La Folletie and Un-, .
derwood. constituting' the sub-committee
of the fu conference commit
tee, would make aa early effort to
reach aa adjuatment The close of
the day found the two legislators still
apart on essential details, but nearer
When they were la conference on
Tuesdsy Senator - La Follette gave
Mr. Underwood to. understand that
he could not possibly get bis follow
ers to agree to a rate of less than 30
per cent on raw wool, while Mr. un
derwood told him that It would be -necessary
to come to 28 per cent.
If not to 25, to Insure the acceptance
of the conference report by the
Canvass Not Successful.
Tbe Senstor undertook to make a
canvass, but with little hope of suc
cess. He had been assured of the
support of only eight of the Insurgent
Republicans of the Senate for 30 per
cent. He could afford to lose only
two votes and hla Investigation was
Mr. Underwood wss more continent ,
than Ma fellow conferee, leading to
the conclusion that be might go farth
er than he yet had manifested a will
ingness to do. His optimism waa due
tn a rhanra In the condition In the
House. The Democrats of the House
have been thoroughly canvassed In
the last two days to "determine wheth
er they-would support an increase of
the rates In the Underwood Din. in
order to effect a compromise with
the Insurgent-Democratic strength ot
the Senate. , ' 1
Underwood Hopeful- . ' ' " :
It was asserted ioday by promin
ent Democrats that - Mr. Underwood
had found an nnexected strength In "
favor of meeting the La . Follette
forces on the best possible compro-
low 30 per cent on raw wool. Mr.
Underwood said today that be ex-
Ipected the wool situation would solve
Ktself tomorrow, when the full com-
mltiee probably would meet.'
"We either shall agree or definitely
disagree tomorrow," waa nta asser
tion. He added that If an agreement
were reached, two or three daya '
might be necessary to put the con
ference agreement Into the form of a
bill to be presented to the two
House. . : i v,
TO START AT (ME
; The County Court at a meeting
Wednesday appointed Clarence Sim
mons superintendent of the work .of
reconstructing the historic Clacksroas
County Court House. The work will
be started at once. An addition thir
ty feet wide will be built In the rear
of the old building, and virtually all
the offices will be rearranged. The
Circuit Court room will be on the sec
ond Door in the rear and the County
Court room will occupy part of the
space of the present Circuit Court
room. The cost of the work will be
about $13,000. W. A. Wnlte Is the
architect employed by the court i"
draw the plana.- "
MISS WESTOVER , ENTERTAINED
Visitor From Sesttle Guest of Honor
- , at Luncheon.
Mlsa Florence WeBtover, of Seattle,
waa the guest ot honor, at a lunch
eon given Tuesday afternoon by Mrs.
O. W. Grace at her home. Mlsa West
over la a sister of J. H. and Robert
WeBtover, formerly newspaper mea
tn this city, and she haa been visit
ing; her sister. Miss Ray Westover,
who Is attending school at Portland.
The luncheon was daintily served
and the guests of Mrs. Orsee were
Miss Westover, Miss Ruth Brightblll,
Miss Msbel Volkmar, Miss Osmond,
Mrs. W. H. Godfrey, Mrs. Don James.
Mra'E. Scott, Miss Mary Scott,
Mrsi'H. P. Brightblll. Mrs. J. M. Volk
mar and Miss Florence Grace. "
.. SEE HERE
Seven acres, onefourta mils from
electric line. 4 room house, bam.
chicken house, and yard, good well
and fine spring, three and a half acres
In garden, fruit ' and' berries; good
cow and chickens. Will take $S 00,
half eash, bata:ie to suit tha buyer.
This. Is on Ideal poultry and garden
farm, slopes to the southwest.. Com
snd see It. or cslt on ot addieaa
OREGON CITY. OR. v . .
Stephen fcuiMfnf, fcsw p. ' '