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THE MORNING OBEGONIAN, FRIDAY, JULY 14, 1905.
OF NEW E
thirty From Boston, Quincy,
and Other Cities Form
MOCK TRIAL EN ROUTE
kmong Visitors Is Ono Lady "Who
Has Taught In the Same School
for Fifty Years, and Others
of JDong Experience.
ORDER OF THE DAY.
A. M. Buildings, Government ex
hibit and Trail open.
9:30 A. M. Concert by De Caprlo'o
Administration Band. Agricultural
10 A. M. and hourly thereafter Free
moving pictures. Nebraska Pa'lllon,
10 A. 3J National Food and Dairy
Department Convention. Auditorium.
10 to 11 A. M. Concert by Fourth
United States Cavalry Band, Govern
ment Terrace. .
10 to 11:30 A. M. Concert by Shlr
man Institute (Indian) Band, Forestry
1 P. M. Kllpatrick's bicycle ride
down flight of stairs on Trail. Free.
2 to 5 P. M. Boston Herald teachers'
reception. Massachusetts building. Ad
2:30 P. M. Grand concert. Llberatl'a
Band, bandstand. Gray Boulevard.
2:30 P. M. United States. Life-Saving
Service exhibition on lake.
3 to 4 P. M. Concert by Fourth
United States Cavalry Band, Govern
4:30 to 6 P. M. Concert 1by Sher
man Institute (Indian) Band, Oregon
5 P. M. Kllpatrick's utomobye dash
down 140-foot Incline on Trail. Free.
5:30 P. M. Government exhibit
0 P. M. Exhibit buildings close.
S P. M. Kllpatrick's bicycle ride
down flighty of stairs on Trail. Free.
S P. M. Grand .concert, special
French programme, by literati's
Band, bandstand. Gray Boulevard.
S P. M. Grand electrical Illumina
tion. 10 P. M. Kllpatrick's automobile
dash down 140-foot Incline on Trail.
11 P. M. Gates close.
11:30 P. M.-.Trall closes.
Further Information may be ob
tained from the official dally pro
gramme. Thirty New England schoolteachers
Reached the Exposition yesterday morn
ing, alter a Journey across the continent
as -the-Kueatfl of thc-Boston Herald. There
Is but one lone, solitary, single, unprotect
ed man Jn the entire party, and he is a
reporter sent out by his paper on the
expedltlo'n. He reports a most pleasant
and agreeable Journey.
There are several well-known teachers
In the party. Some are veterans and some
beginners. Their trip across the country
has been productive of many odd Inci
dents. The first night out from Boston brought
the most exciting adventure of the tour.
One of the members occupying an upper
berth was puzzled how to get out In the
morning, finally solving her troubles by
grasping the bellrope firmly, and reached
the floor, all unconscious that she had
Stopped the train. The engineer was hav
ing a fit in the engine cab, for the call to
Itop was peremptory. The conductor went
through the train on the run and located
the trouble. He would not trust himself
to express his opinion till he was on the
Has Taught Fifty Years.
Miss Underwood, the veteran of the
.party, celebrated her fiftieth anniversary
In one school. In Coddington. Quincy.
Mass.. last April. A remarkable circum
stance is that she also received her own
elementary education in the very school
where she was afterward to teach for
Huch a long term. She has lost, during
the period, only two days on account of
sickness, and in all only two more days
on account of funerals In the family. She
tenches the S and 8-year-old grade, and
though often tempted by higher salaries
to take other grades and go to other
echools. she has held this position
throughout. She is probably the best
known woman in Quincy, receiving at
her anniversary a purse of $500 in gold,
subscribed in small amounts by Quincy
Thirty-Nine Years in High School.
Miss Leonard has taught for 39
5'ears. always in high schools, and Miss
McGraw has only six months less of
service. Miss Leonard's birthday, num
ber unknown, was celebrated by the
party on the prairies coming out, a
tokeh of estocm being- provided out of
the fine fund, an improvised detail of
the trip, any attempt of a teacher to
talk shop entailing a fine of a nickel.
An interesting incident coming out was
nt the Indian Head headquarters of
the famous Northwest Mounted Police.
The striking uniforms of the police
created havoc with the camera films
of the party, and at Medicine Hat a
raid was made on the town for cam
era films for use in the mountains.
At Victoria, B. a, the Lieutenant
Governor, Henri G. Joly Lobbrlniere,
entertained them at an Informal tea.
growing out of a tour of the govern
ment building grounds. He pointed out
some beauties of the landscape in an
unguarded moment and soon found
himself furnishng material for several
bulky and remorseless notebooks.
Mock Trial in Special Car.
Yesterday there was a mock trial
In their .special car, the sedatest mem
ber of the party being on trial for
flirting, found guilty and fined a box
of chocolates, to be given the judge.
Both attorneys appealed the case, to be
retried on the prairie going home.
During a stop at a station south of
Seattle, the merriment of the trial was
taken to indicate a wedding party,
several fellow-passengers and Ore
gonlans from tiie platform com
ing in to tender congratulations, but
stayed for a while to follow the legal
The members of the party are
chnrmed with Oregon scenery, being
particularly struck by the small fruit
found everywhere of a quality never
found at home. The height of cultiva
tion in the Valley of the Cowlitz .was
a revelation to the visitors, -who, like
many Easterners, looked upon th
West as more or less of a wilderness.
OX THE FIRST CALM DAY
Captain Baldwin "Will Make Flight
in Airship An gel us.
Upon the first calm afternoon Cap
tain T. S. Baldwin, the aeronaut, will
make an ascent In his airship, tho "An
elus," at the Exposition. He will as
cend several hundred feet in the air
and then make a circle of the Exposi
tion grounds, returning to the aero
For the last two -days Captain Bald
win has been in readiness to mako an
ascent in the airship, but it has been
deferred, owing to the high wind. Cap
tain Baldwin says that if he desired he
could have made the ascent in tho face
of the high wind, but he is anxious to
have his Initial trip at the Exposition
attended with success. The airship
can be guided without difficulty in heavy
winds, but during a blow it is hard to ef
fect a succesful landing. The "Angelus"
Is resting in its immense shed at the
Exposition, and can be prepared to
ascend in a few minutes' time.
While on his first ascent Captain
Baldwin does not Intend to make a
long trip. later in the season ho will
fly over the City of Portland, circling
around The Oregonlan .tower. He will
make the trip n the afternoon, so that
his flight around The Oregonlan build
ing can be witnessed by thousands of
people. After circling the tower. Cap
tain Baldwin will return to the Expo
sition. The date of his flight over
Portland has not been decided upon.
FOR JOAQUIN MILLER DAY
deception in Oregon Building and a
Tomorrow will be Joaquin Miller day
JOAQUIX MILLER, THE TOET.
at the Exposition. The famous poet
of the Sierras will be the guest of
honor at a public reception in the Ore
gon building during the afternoon and
at a Bohemian smoker and luncheon in
At the afternoon reception Mr. Miller
will recite several of his host poems.
He will also speak of early pioneer
flays n Oregon.
The smoker will take place at the
American Inn at 9 o'clock, forty Invi
tations have been sent out to news
paper men. Exposition officials. Govern
ment attaches and state commissioners.
Robertus Love will act as toastmastcr.
Scandinavian Day at tho Fair.
July 29 has been selected as Scandina
vian day at the Exposition, and the people
of North European lineage now residing
on the Pacific Coast intend to make a big
demonstration on that date. San Fran
cisco will send a large delegation, to
gether with the Swedish Singing Society,
who will get here next week and remain
about ten days. SeattleTacoma and oth
er Puget Sound cities will contribute large
excursions and singing clubs, and the mu
sical exercises planned for the Auditorium
will be on a large scale. Among tho so
loists who will take part are: Mrs. Lund,
of RockfordIll.: Mlas Elsie Larson, Miss
Lillian Elsen and Mrs. O. M. Jensen, of
Portland; Mmc. F. Hansen, of Tacoma;
Professors Lovegrecn and LIndbery. of
Bethany College. Addresses will be made
by Governor Chamberlain, who will extend
a welcome to the visitors; J. N. Kihldahl.
Professor Ernest Phllblad, Elfrcd Salln.
of Seattle, and others, who are yet to be
placed on the programme of the day.
Take Excursion to Astoria.
The members of the National Asso
ciation of Food and Dairy Departments,
who are holding a convention at the
Lewis and Clark Exposition, adjourned
over yesterday and took a trip to As
tprla. They convene ngain at 10
o'clock this morning In the Auditorium.
In Astoria the pure-food advocates
made a visit to all tho salmon can
neries. They were greatly Interested
in the modern methods of canning
salmon, and spent several hours In
visiting the different establishments.
Every possible courtesy was extended
them by the people of Astoria.
Governor Brooks Goes to Seashore.
Governor B. B. Brooks, of Wyoming,
left yesterday morning for Astoria and
Seaside, where he will spend the next
three or four days quietly. He is ac
companied by his staff.
Free moving picture exhibitions. Ne
braska Pavilion, Agricultural Palace.
NORTH DAKOTA DAY JULY 18
North Dakota day will be celebrated at
the Lewis and Clark Exposition on July
IS and the North Dakota Commission ex
tends a cordial Invitation to all former
North Dakota people who are now living
on the Coast to be present on that oc
casion and meet Governor Sarles at a
Teceptlon at the state headquarters In
the Agricultural building In the after
noon, . "
Mountain-Climbing Clubs Have
a Glorious Day at. the
FAIR GIVES WARM WELCOME
Members of Sierra and Appalachian
Clubs Join With the Portland
Organization for Gather
ing at Centennial.
EXPOSITION ATTENDANCE, 16,391
Attendance at the Exposition jester
day numbered 10,301.
Rejoicing In .their common brother
hood, members of mountain-climbing
clubs gathered at the Exposition yes
terday In honor of the Mazama day ex
ercises in thp Auditorium. Enthusias
tic mountaineers from the East and
West spent the afternoon recounting
to each other their experiences In the
wilds of New England, among the
giant trees of California, and on the
snow-clad slopes of the white peaks
of the Pacific Northwest.
Never before in the history of Amerl
can mountain-climbing have there been
representatives of so many parts of
the United States present In a single
meeting. Big delegations from the Ap
palachian and Sierra Clubs combined
with the Mazamas to make the day a
For many weeks Mazamas have been
making active preparations for a fit
ting: programme for their day at the
Exposition. When It was finally known
that, beside their own members, there
would also be present delegations from
the Appalachian and Sierra Clubs. It
was seen that tho meeting of mountain-climbers
would be a most repre
Exercises in Auditorium.
Shortly before 3 o'clock the moun
taineers began filing Into the Audi
torium. All were furnished with little
badges bearing the club emblem and
the word "Mazama" In big type. The
hall was well filled by the time the
A majority of those present were
members of the recent automobile ex
cursion to Mount Hood, and those who
were not accustomed to climbing snow
capped peaks showed It. Some were
sunburned almost beyond recognition,
but all were happy. The ruddy glow
on every cheek showed those who had
taken nature's outdoor remedy for hu
H. H. Northup, good Mazama of long
standlg and president of the club,
presided over the exercises of the af
tornoon. De Caprlo's Administration
Band furnished several musical num
bers, which" were loudly applauded.
Mr. Northup introduced President
Goode. of the Exposition Corporation.
During the course of his welcoming ad
dress, Mr.. Goode said:
''Members of the Sierra, Appalachian
and Mazama Clubs, I hereby tender
you an official welcome to the Exposi
tion. 1 assure you that we are under
deep obligations to ripu for turning out
to these exercises so generously.
"I am ashamed to say that I have
never climbed any of these high moun
tains, so I cannot talk with you on
many topics that are doubtless of great
interest to you.
"It Is our scenery that attracts East
ern people. Many have seen larger Ex
positions than this on in commemora
tion of Lewis and Clark, but there has
never been a Fair with such beautiful
surroundings. Great crodit is due the
Mazamas for bringing the mountains of
our Northwest states into favorable
notice. It is due largely to the mem
bers, of that organization that the pec
pie of the East know about our snow
In the name of the Mazamas. Mr.
Northup welcomed the visiting moun
taineers to the exercises. He spoke a
few words op the history of the Ma
zamas. how the club was founded on
Mount Hood 14 years ago, and how th
membership was limited to porsonn
who had climbed to the top of a moun
tain upon whose sides existed everlast
ing glaciers. His remarks were heart
ily applauded by the audience.
WIJHams E. Colby, of Berkeley. Cai
ro? resented the Sierra Club. Mr. Colhy
said that tho Sierra Club stood for
OX COOKING AND TRACHCAIi
Of the Various TTees for Culinary Pur
poses of the
CHOCOLATE AND COCOA
WALTER BAKER & CO.
Will Be Given By
MISS ELIZABETH. K. BURR
(Domestic Science Dept. Boston T. W.
AT OPCHURCH HALL
Seventeenth and Marshall Streets
Will Bo Continued for Tbreo Days
Learer. Thurwiar. Friday and Satnr-
day. at 10:30 o'clock in the .Morulas
stud 3:30 o'clock la the Afternoon.
Samples of Miss Burr's preparations,
such as Cakes, Puddings. Meringues.
Fudge. Souffles. Ice Cream. Bavarian
Creams, etc., will be served at each
A special free lecture for the children
will be given on Saturday morning.
July 15. at 10 o'clock sharp, when Miss
Burr will make and serve cocoa, fudge
and chocolate Ice cream. Every child
attending this lecture will be presented
with a little souvenir.
A fINE PROGRAM
Mid-Summer Series of Morning
Below Is today's programme for the se
les of Pianola and Orchestrelle recitals
Kiven dally, except Saturday, by Port
land's leading- piano house. These con
certs are extremely entertaining. They
are entirely a complimentary function, to
which the people of Portland and Fair
visitors are cordially Invited. Musicians,
music students and music lovers alike will
And them extremely interesting. Concerts
are given between the hours of 10:3) and
11:30 A. M.. at Eilers Piano House, 331
Orchestrelle "Tannhauser" Overture....
Pianola (a) Moonlight Sonata.. Beethoven
(b) Revolutionary Etude Chopin
Orchestrelle Vorspell Wagner
Pianola (a) Scherzo. B nut mlnor.Chopln
(b) Rhapsodle Hongrolse. No. It Liszt
In addition, three request numbers will
be given as desired by visitors. Remember
the address. Ellers Piano House. 331
Washington, corner Park (Eighth) street.
everything- that pertained to the out or
"We find that we must get back to
the mountains again now and then,
and this time we have come a long- way
from California to do so. Wc are all
like the giant that had to remain in
touch wit ft Mother Earth or he would
lose, all lAs strength. We have to keep
In touch with nature."
The last speaker of the day was Will
iam A. Brooks, of the Appalachian Clul
of the Atlantic Coast. Mr. Brooks lives
in the Wellesley Hills, near Boston, and
is an enthusiastic mountaineer. Hi
spoke of the difference that existed be
tween Eastern and Western mountains,
and that perpetual snow and Ice werp
strange things to many members of
"There is something- about tho moun
tains that raises our idclas and our
morals." said Mr. Brooks.
Immediately after the exercises in
the Auditorium, the Mazamas held an
informal reception in the Forestry
building- in honor of the visitors. The
time was spent swapping- - tales and
stories of experiences. Out on th
north steps of the building- a picture
of the mountaineers was taken. Including-
members of the three different clubs
that participated In yesterday's exer
cises. Today the visitors will be taken up
the Columbia River on the steamer
lone, probably as far as Cascade Locks.
The boat will leave at 7 o'clock. This
evening- a large excursion of more than
200 will leave over the Northern Pa
cific at 11 o'clock, for Tacoma, where
the party will travel by tho Tacoma &
Eastern to Ashford. Here the climbers
will hit the trail for Longmlre-Springs,
on the Upper Nlsqually. and finally Par
adise Vallev. on the south side of the
mountain. This will be the main camp I
for two weeks, during- which time the
mountaineers will explore Mount
First to Climb Ttnlnier.
This ascent of Rainier will be honored
by the presence of General Hazard
Stevens, of Boston, who made the first
ascent of Rainier in 1870. with P. B. Van
Trump. General Stevens will carry with
him on the climb the Identical alpenstock
that he used on that occasion 35 years
ago, the first alpenstock that was ever
carried to the summit of Mount Rainier.
The fir.t ascent was made by way of
Longmire's Springs. Paradise Park and
Gibraltar, which Is practically the same
route that will be followed this year. As
many of the rocks, and what are now
notable and familiar landmarks were
named by General Stevens, the presence
of this explorer at Slazaraa campflres
will add an unusual interest to the pres
Starting before daylight. August 17. 1S70.
tho two young athletes reached the sum
mit at 5 P. M., after 11 hours of hard,
unremitting toll. They had expected to
return the same day, and had, therefore,
left behind them In camp their coats and
blankets, which left them entirely un
protected from the Icy blasts that swept
the summit. Finding that It waS neces
sary to remain all night on the peak they
sought ono of the three craters and warm
ing themselves by the jets o steam that
issued from the racks, they built them
selves a wall of stones to shelter them
from the Wintry hurricane. But the smell
of the sulphur, as well as the whistling
winds that froze their steaming, saturated
clothing, made the night anything but
comfortable. But in spite of this unusual
exposure to the elements on tho summit
of the snow-peak they were able to make
the slow and dangerous descent of the
mountain In safety the following day.
TWO-BIT RATE IS POPULAR
Trail Feels Effect of the Reduction
The inauguration of the 25-ccnt rate has
done more to popularize the Exposition
at night than any other action taken by
the management to increase the attend
ance. The results wenc immediate, the
increased attendance being noticeable
Tuesday night, when tho reduced rate
went into effect.
Llberatl's band, which has always been
successful In drawing many people, is at
tracting even larger crowds. Hundreds
of people assemble every night to hear
the concerts which are steadily growing
The concessionaires are delighted, and
instead of the rank pessimism with which
they were afflicted only a few days ago,
they arc now taking a more cheerful view
of their prospects, and very few expres
sions of dissatisfaction are heard among
them. Tho crowds at night have moro
than doubled since tho night rate went
With very few exceptions the Trail at
tractions are making money. Although
none, of the concessionaires Is growing
rich, all are making enough to tide them
over until the arrival of larger crowds.
However, they "have not abandoned all
hops of securing Sunday opening, and
Have you ever had the pleasure of reclining in this rustic furniture? So hard in name, but ever
restful, it presents a striking contrast to its outside surroundings. So strong that it cannot be broken
with an axe, and can be left out in the weather of all seasons.
Old Hickory Chair, price
predict that they will have It before many
weeks are past.
Last night the Trail was thronged with
people until the gates were closed, and
all of the shows were liberally patronized.
More local persons are attending the Ex
position at night and visiting the Trail
than any tlmo since the Fair has been
open. The concessionaires say that until
recently they have experienced great dlf
flcuuy In scuring the patronage of the
Portland people, even when there were
large crowds on the Trail. Now they say
y . . .j.Mfj. r , . M. , ,T77. gtm
HICKORY" SETTEE, PRICE....S6.00
MADE OF INNER
BARK IS OF
"Andrew Jackaon" Rocker
Chnlr to Match
that the public seems to have more con
fidence in the attractions and that the
visitors spend their money without hesi
tation. The concessionaires say they are going
to stretch a canvas from one end of the
Trail to the other to shade the amuse
ment street from the hot sun during the
middle of the day. In the daytime, ex
cept late In the afternoon, very few peo
ple visit the Trail, as there is no protec
tion from the sun." They stay in the
buildings and under the trees as much as
' ffMi Ill""'" immJi-i'i ""'WiifWi.lH.Mir-!
IIP TO GET THE BEST OF YOUR GROCER
Made from Pasteurized Cream and absolutely protected from con
tamination of any kind by these germ-proof packages.
T. S. TOWNSEND CREAMERY CO., Portland, Seattle, Astoria
Hickory Rocker, price.. $&5
MORRIS CHAIRS f:
possible. - The stretching of a canvas
would make the Trail cool and comfort
able all day.
Piatt Glass Smashed.
An exhibit- of grape juice In the Cali
fornia building toppled over yesterday
hnd smashed one of the plate-glasses in
Hops enable a man to accomplish wonders
in his mlsd.
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