Morning Oregonian. (Portland, Or.) 1861-1937, June 15, 1912, Page 13, Image 13

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    RIOT OF SPLENDOR
IS
Electric Carnival of Nations
' Depicts History of 16 of
World's Powers.
250,000 VIEW SPECTACLE
Throng Creator Than Any Evening
of Festival Seej Artist I o and
Brilliant Tableau .on Wheel.
Crowd Ja Cajr Also.
- Fair WeaihK Promised.
Portland Saturday fair and ivnv
r; westerly wind.
Theodore T. Drake, assistant d!0
trlot torwuttr.'Miri th showers are
ovr and that fair kle will hln
on th remainder of the Rom Festi
val evanta
ratlence was Its own reward last
night, whence great part of Portland's
population. Joined with the clty'e thou
sanda - of festival guests after three
long daya of disappointment and wait
ing to marvel at and to admire the
symbolical electrical pkrade typifying
a characteristic quality In the form of
government or the history ef Is of the
world's leading nations.
It was an enormous crowd, but an
orderly and good-natured one. The
fart that the parade moved promptly
on time aided materially In maintain
ing Its good humor. The carnival
spirit and Res Oregonus reigned su
preme. 3.VI.OOO View Saeelael.
Along the entire- route of parade
great masses of humanity. hr see, au
tomobiles end vehicles ef various kinds
lined up side by side as closely as they
were able to crowd together, and made
the progrws of Hla Kloral Majesty In
hie brillluntly Illuminated float one
triumphant procession of glory and de
light. Nearly the entire population of the
city viewed the pageant. These, to
gether with the Festival visitors from
outside the city, brought the attend
ance to approximately 2(0,000. It waa
a greater crowd than had been out on
either Tuesday night, the night for
which the event waa originally sched
uled, or on Wednesday night, to which
night It first was postponed. The esrly
evening assurance that tha weather
would be fair, permitting the parade
positively to take place without Inter-
ruptlon, brought people by the thou
sands from the residence sections and
from tha suburbs Into the business
streets and those adjoining' streets
along which the floats were announced
to pass.
Deeeeadaata Cheer Caw a trie.
Aa the floats of the various nations
I passed In review their representatives
made themselves known 'by cheering
their respective emblem. - Right after
the car bearing the festival king waa
the German float, which was one of
. the masterpieces of the entire pageant.
It represented Frederick the Great rid
ing on hla famlllar: horse.
.The Russian royal family on. an out
ing provided tba pratty setting for the
symbol of that nation. Coral and flab
In the water were emblematic of the
Islands of Greece.
The windmill wheel was the chief
' characteristic of the Holland float.
kl-.W - .1.1-.. ..II f 1 I LI I
land." Panalee and morning glories
. were tha floral decorations. '
"The Land of the Cherry Blossom"
was the title of the Japanese car. Wle
tarla. the national lower, cherry bios
soma feud pergola gates were prominent
characteristics.
Italy was represented by a repro
duction of a Roman galley, every detail
being faithfully represented.
. n..i n i .. t
The return of Columbus to the court
of Queen Isabel after hla-discovery of
America waa the Spaniah portion. .A
pair of American Indiana occupied a
prominent position. Ths French float
consisted of a scene showing Napoleon
crowning Josephine.
Most praise-from the spectators went
to the Alaakan float. The midnight sun
was well exhibited. A polar bear,
colored seals snd natural seals, to
gether with porpoises, were Introduced
with good effect. . .
Gaming tables around which well
dressed youths seemed to be parting
with their cash with reckless abandon
portrayed Monte Carlo.
Girls riding on camels and maidens
m elephants gave a characterise!- rep.
- reaentatlon of the Durbar of India.
A scene from Turkish home life gave
an Idea of the Far Eastern country, A
typical Turkish aristocrat peacefully
smoked a Turkish pipe while members
ef his harem languished about him.,
. Chlaeee Reewblle Shawn..
Real Chinese girls had places In the
- float characterising "China, tha Nsw
Republic." The President was seated
on a throna and looked the picture of
Intelligence and comfort.
A swan valiantly pulling Cleopatra
through the water on her barge made
the Egyptian float easily recognisable.
England and her coloniea were rep
reaented In the last, of the it allegorl.
cat floats, all of the principal posses
ions of Great Britain naving prom l
stent nlares.-
In addition to the electric floata the
prlse-wlnnlng oar witn wnicn the
Koaa Festival Association carried oft
high honors at tha Pasadena Tourna
ment of Rosea last Winter was Intro
duced and created a mlgnty exprea
alon of praise. Following the polite,
George L. Hutchln, manager of the
Festival, rode on an Illuminated ma
chine. Q. 1. Kaufman, of the Portland
Hotel, had an automobile In Una which
' waa lighted with electricity. Scores of
electric bulbs In ths shape or roses
were prominent.
Many View Parade Twlee.
After the procession passed along
Washington atreet the first time th
crowd remained patiently until It had
gone over Morrison, Eleventh,- Hall and
Thirteenth streets to make tta second
appearance . on Washington street.
They found many new things to won
der at and to enjoy on seeing It the
second time.
One of the best places ta review the
parade waa on Eleventh and Thlr
teenth streets. There were no Illuml
nated decorations and few strset lights
to detract from tha Illumination of the
' floats and the erowd was so orderly
that few policemen were required to
nreserve the lines.
It waa there that little children
were taken by their parents. Their
exclamations of delight In high
pitched voices could be heard above tha
bands. Many ware seated an the curb
stone and rose to cheer when they ware
especially pleased.
All the street crossings were backed
up with automobiles, the sidewalks
lined with Tteonle and the lawna.
porchea and windows of the residences
and Jlats were covers, who eager, im
patient spectators.
When 'the procession would Stop
NIGHT
PARADE
there would be good-natured Jesta from
tha crowd. On a man call ad out: "Do
you want my overcoat, alatarT An
other, noticing tha Roman galley with
no Caesar, .a ft out ad: '"Where la tha
noblest' Rom am of thai 'all 7" When
tha marine float, Tsla of Greece." ep
paared, .with- Its- mermaid 'and) 'fishes,
a man shouted: "Where la tha lob
ster?" To- which -somebody replied:
"He'si under . this acadaey Hrlvlng- the
car." '
Thua tha lona;. gorgeous spectacle
passed. allloo uiek1y for tha pleasure
of tha merry crowd, which dispersed
when tba last float' woW bjr. only to
hunt another piaco. from which to -view
It over again. . , r.i . ...-!
' Beheflt Choma'Mondar. ; ; ,
Beginning at.15 o'aiockg Monday
night, tha Rosa Festival Musical Cho
rus will give a benefit concert at tha
Gipsy Smith -Auditorium.-' Tba chorus
will ba .aesiated .Ay the Festival Sym
phony Orchestra. Carl Denton., eonduo
tor; Blgnor Leonard I. Mrs. Lita Rodg
era and others , who., will . oon tribute
their services. The purpose of . the
concert la to defray a -deficit of 11100
Incurred, by the chorus In former en
tertalnmenta. There will be no charge
for admission, but an offering will ba
gathered. ' Tha adult chorus will have
a rehearsal at the auditorium at 1:10
o'clock Sunday afternoon. ; . -' ,
Ragtime Concert Tonight.
A ragtime concert will be given this
afternoon at 1:1 o'clock by tea Ellera
Muslo Company -In Ellera Hell, corner
Seventh and Alder , wtreete. Jennie
Clow, soprano, and R.O. Dietrich, tenor,
with Burrett at the plana, will famish
tha tnualc. Admission will ba free.
ALBANY TO DECORATE
ELABORATE TULXS OCT FOR
JTXV' 4 CELEBRATION.
Welcome Arches) and Pillars on
Principal' Street In Scheme.,
Home Also to Float Colon.
ALBANY, Or., June 14. (Special.)
Committees m charge of arrangements
tor tha Oregon Elactiio celebration to
be held here July 4 have signed a con
tract for an elaborate system of street
decorations. ' Tha decorations probably
will ba the best at any celebration ever
held in the state outside of Portland.
Arrangement were made to decorate
11 blocks on the following etreeta:
Lyon street, from the Union Depot to
First street; First street, -from Lyon to
Washington streets; Second street, from
Lyon to Washington streets; Washing
ton street, tram First to Third etreeta,
and Third atreet. . from 'Washington
street to Vina street, at tba entrance
ot til hrldge leading to Bryant s Park,
where the celebration exercises will
be held In the big Cbautaoe.ua audi
torium. . - j . .
Tha most attractive part of the deco
rations will be a systsm of pillars and
arches on First street from Lyon street
to Washington etraet. There will be
three big decorated archea. At eac.li
street Intersection a 11-foot pillar will
be erected oa each corner and fes
toons will bs hung to each pillar from
the electric lights at each corner.
Along each aids of the street, between
these 11-foot pillar oa the corner,
eight-foot plllara will ba erected. All
of these pillars will be wrapped with
bunting and draped with foliage, flag
and shields.
The three big arches ''will bear ap
propriate words of welcome.
Not only will- this scheme of decora
tions - be caried out la tha bustneea
section of the city, hut efforts will bu
made to have the .business bouses
the city decorated. Many residences
will be decorated.
At an enthusiastic meeting of the
Fast End Improvement Club laet night
arrangementa were made for exteneive
decorations In that portion ot tha city.
This club, which has recently Inaugu
rated a series of extensive Improve
ment In the ' eastern portion cf tha
city. Is co-operating with the celebra
tion committee.
"VETS" BACK HANFORD
SPAX1SH WAR FOLK RALLY TO
JCDGXT8 DEFENSE.
North Yakima Man Elected Depart
ment Commander Vancoaver
Man Also Honored.
SEATTLE. Wash.. June 14. (Spe
cial.) Calling upon Spanish War vet
erans over the country from tha At
lantic to tha Pacific to rally to the de
fense of Judge Cornelius K. Hanford.
aaralnst whom charges of Public and
private nature have been preeented by
a Socialist In Congress, the grand en
campment of veterans at Everett to
day, comprising the department of
Waahlngton and Alaska and numbering
several thousand ex -soldier, unani
mously presented resolutions for trans,
mission to Congress, to the commander-in-chief
of the Spanish War veterans.
and to every ramp In the country.
. The commander-in-chief of tha vet
erans of the country, with headquarters
at New Tork, was aeked In the reso
lution to call peraonally upon every
ramp In America to unKe In Judge
Hanford a cause.
At the same time the encampment
Indorsed the Jurist's private character
and denounced the' efforts which are
being made to Impeach Dim.
Officers sleeted by tha veteran were:
Deoartmant commander. M. 8- Scudder,
North Yakima: senior vice-president.
A. W. Calder, Vancouver. Wash.; junior
vice-president B, stauoo, Bremer
ton; department Inspector. William
Downey, Seattle; Judge-advocate, C It
Winders, Seattle; surgeon. Dr. J. T.
Dawson. Seattle: chaplain, R. A. Spence,
Everett; marshal, F. C Winter. Fort
Worden.
-The auxiliary elected Mrs. Delia
Jonea Beamer. Seattle, aa department
president: Mrs. Ella Rldgway. North
Yakima; senior vice-president Miss
Ruthella Chaplin. Bremerton. Junior
vlce-preaident; Mrs. Anna Kruger, Fort
Casey.
Port Townaend waa selected for next
vear'a encamoment.
The Ladles' Auxiliary elected tha fol
lowing officers: Department president.
Mrs. Delia Jones Besmer, Seattle; senior
vice-president,- Mre. Ella Rldgeway,
North Taklma; Junior, vtce-preeideat.
Miss Ruthella Capita. ' Bremerton
chaplain, 'lire. Anna Kruger, Fort
Casey. - . ..
Middleweight Will Meet. :
SACRAMENTO, Cat. Juno 14. (Spe
cial.) rrank Mentell and Cyclone
Jehnny Tnompeon, middleweight, to
day were matched by Promoter Nutting,
of the Sequoia Club, for-a 10-reund
bout to bo held at Buffalo Park tha
night of July . They will fight for
the middleweight championship of tba
world.
The park will ba Illuminated with
aro lights. Nutting deposited 11500 to
guarantee the puree for the fight
Transportation was sent by telegraph
to Thompson, who ta la Illinois, and he
will ho hero tha first of next weak.
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TIJtM WITH VICTRY , HULLA.Mt, HUXK LIFK.
CHEAP LIGHTS EXPECTED
PCBLIC UTILITY LAW WILL CUT
PRICES, RAYS KIITOH.
California's New Act Ja Approved by
BJ( Corpora Uona Popular
Control Is Feature.
Calif ornla'a now public utility law
will raduea tha prioe of electric light,
ays -Arthur H. Halloran. managing
editor ot Tha Journal ot Electricity,
Power A Oa. of San Tranclsco, who
arrived In the city yesterday, . Mr.
Halloran attended the convention of the
National Electrio Light Association In
Seattle and stopped la Portland to visit
Id friend. Ha la a native of Astoria,
his fathsr having been editor and pub
lisher ot The Morning Aatortan for
yeara
"California recently adopted and Is
now putting Into effect a publlo util
ity commission law," said Mr. Hallor
an. "la soma respects It Is similar to
the law proposed In Oregon. In that lie
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der the .Jurisdiction of the Btate Rail
way Commission. While the law has
been In effect but a short time It Is
meeting with public favor. It contain
many features or popular control.
"The main feature thus tar passed
upon has been the regulation of hew
Issues of stocks and bonda All pub
lic utility corporations must submit
their plans for the commission's ap
proval. Perhaps the most Important
matter now pending Is the question of
competition between an old established
company and one entering their field.
This feature will be tested In the case
of the I'aclflo Oas dk Electric Company,
which objecta to the Great Western
Power Company entering the district
around Santa Rosa. The commission
has set a preoedent In granting a
transmission line right-of-way to the
Coast Valleys Powsr Company oa ths
condition that this company does not
supply consumers now cared for by the
Coast Countlss Powsr Company,
through whose territory the new llhes
pass in order to reach communities not
now supplied by the latter oompany.
"Elimination of competition la pre
dloted because 1 the commission will
regulate the price of power plant pro
duots. - California haa taken the view,
as expressed In Its new law. that If
It Is going to regulate the price of elee-
itrioitjr. ealy aa laveatmaiU auoh aa is
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necessary to produce It will be per
mitted and that duplication or tne in
vestment will lead to an Increased cost
on the part of the oonsumsr.
"The California commission
created under tha direction of Oovemo
Johnson, and the act embraces the beet
features of similar laws In other atatea.
Full Jurisdiction over larger cities can
not be held until the existing elty
councils aaalgn their powers to th
stats body. The desirability of uni
form rulings throughout tha state an
the advantages of expert englneerln
and legal advice possessed by the
state commission probably -will cause
the cltiea to surrender their power of
granting franchises and fixing ratea
The law will limit ths profits of the
publto service corporations, but tha
heads of power and light companies are
doing all In their power to asalst Its
workings, beoause they recognise that
tha good will and tha confidence of the
people Is their moat valuable asset
Coot Uajr I'ioneer Die.
MARSH FIELD, Or- Juno 14V Sp
elaL) Robert Rooke, who died at his
homo oa Coos River, was one of th
pioneer residents of Coos County. He
had lived near the bay for 40 rears.
Mr. Rooke was born In Dublin. Irelan
In 140. Ho was the father of a largo
family and during hla long residence
In Coos County acquired large land
holdings and built u. 4k Mruma,
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TOTS WIN PRAISE
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Thousands of. School Children
March in- East Side
Pageant.
"KIDDIES" DEPICT HISTORY
Governor West and Mayor Hush-
light XUda Ijt Aaeo Young Mu
tolsma and BaUplarers la
Lino Girls Wheel Doll lea.
frsntlaaed rrom Ttrat Teea.
bleeded ad rice of euaae vt those
ward oa haada early.
I dont oarer defiantly mutered one
of tha late arrivals under her breath,
although the tremor la her voice and
the sjttapteleas tllaklna ot her aye
belled the worda
naai laag.aasat was at laat effected.
however, aad all of the "roee saaldeaa
shared la the trtaaaph ef applaaso that
eevempanled their line all tha way
down Or and aveauev
Ten little hoys and girls of the Crea
to a Bohool rods la aa automobile. They
were too small to walk. All ths Crea
toa children wore white. Tbe boys had
sa gray caps, while those of the girls
ware red. bearing the word -creaion
ea a ribbon attached. Aa Oiey marched
they looked arm a and kept step almost
perfeotly. Tbey war led by w. A.
Dlokeoa.
Hlstorlo and literary characters were
depicted In the pageant of tha Brook
lyn SohooL with brilliant ana elaoor
ate coetamlng. Mlaa A. I imiri, ,ina
principal, and aa eaoort of flags with a
so rye of roar drama aeaoea tne aa
Uon..
B ear Orreab
A area a ban Bar borne by two of the
ehlldresi announced the "Webfoot aee-
ttoa. aad directly after the kaaasr pat
tered - nearly a bnadred little w
footers from tha primary grade.
Padsry nxtle Kaomea la gTMon-hoodod
eexnnmeai lamped oat to make them
laolc aa twiy-poly aa Uao tie aulas) thai a
ae.vaa, were the little boys that grinned
snd capered- along la tne -waoroot
sertla. Mora sedate, bat quite as
groteso.ua In their costuming, wore the
little atria wbe followed. Ureen capea
covered their white dreaaes and green
hoods were worn on their heads.
Following tha primary array of lit
tle greea goblins and green-capea
maidens came the pupils of the upper
grades In oostumo of different hie-
torlcal charactera Before earn one a
banner was borne by two of the pupils
In Indian costume. Lewis and Clark
were repreeented by Leon Kyan and
Joseph Hroeerk. aad Mlaa Stella Gamp-
Una. a teacher In tbe Brooklyn pcnooi,
waa costumed aa Kacajawea. Lyman
Cooler ae Chief Multnomah was foi
lowed by a wild band of Indians, led
bv Mildred Rlchmaa and Dorothy tstail
Handoloh Lemar. with a fine wig oi
gray hair and a properly dignified cos
tume, was Dr. McLougniin. ana ueorge
MoCormlck and Harold McClure took
the parts of Joe Meek and Jason Lea,
respectively.
Mrs. Wlgsrs lUaatratad.
Mrs. Wlggs of the Cabbage Patch
waa Illustrated by a group of about
10 pupils, and Mrs. Wlggs was escorted
royally by little girls bearing para
sols and boys bearing symbolical cab
b.va heada uoon poles. Harry Turtle
dove, dressed as Miles Standlsh. led
a long Una of Puritan men ana woman,
asatumed In suits and dressee, properly
Puritan la style, but dona In a fright
bine, with white trmmlngs, that would
have brought them under the ban of
the rigid lawa la tne oia nymouiu
colon v.
Sellwood's bars and gins were lea
by a oorpa of drummers. The boys
wore white waists and cap and the
sMrle white dresses. They kept ex
ealant time to the mualc and performed
many difficult ateps. They were lea
hv I- H. Morgan, the principal.
Bora of the primary department oi
the fltaohana School, of which K. K.
Steele la principal, galloped merrily In
the van of the procession oan'aa ine
big "Pupil Oovernment" onelgn and
tbe drum corps, mounted upon hobby
horses and wearing jocgey caps o
white and blue. Dewey Weiss waa cap
tain of tha company, shouting com
mands In a valiant treble through hi
megaphone, and three little girls In
white, bearing Japanese paraaoia
helped him to marehal hla excited
eouads ef "horee marines" and keep
them from running away wun me pro
ceeslon.
Little Glrle Treadle Dalle.
Under long streamers of pink that
stretched to each aide of tbe stree
from th polee upon which they were
borne marched the girl or tne primer
classea. dressed la white and trundlln
plnk-trlmmed doll carriages and arell
Ing wlnsomely la response to the voices
ef the epectatora, wne auooea tnem
"cute and dear" or "tbe limit." aooora
lag to the feminine or masculine vo
cabulaiiea ef their admirers.
Behind them marched several lines
of little girls dressed In white an
Dink, carrying Japanese parasols, an
after them rame more girls In pink
figured kimonos, bearing branches oov
a red with cherry blossoms.
A company of red-ehlrted firemen,
tueatna at a miniature engine
headed by their chief. Richmond Camp
bell, closed tha section from tba rite
Bhens School.
American flags and a group of
sturdy little drummere announced the
coming of the Clinton Kelly School. The
colors of this school are yellow and
green and this schsme was borne out In
their decorations. The girls wore
dressee with yellow trimmings, while
tha boye wore greea. In the vaa of
tba company waa aa elaborate float In
the sama colore borne by a number of
little folka and typifying "an abun
dance ef roses," which Is characteristic
ef the neighborhood in which the school
Is located. . L. A. Read, the principal,
waa la charge.
Weodetork Pramasera Marrh,
Woodstock boasted the largest drum
corps la the parade and Principal
Prldeaug pointed with pride at bis
'valiantly-thumping base drummer and
tha nine snare drummers "rat-ta-tat-ting"
loudly enough . to shatter tne
dreams ef tha "Seven Sleepers."
The, children's school gardsnlng eon
teet was depicted In this division.
Three ot the boys of the baeeball
team. In uniform, marshalled the young
gardeners, wno maj-cnea in quds of
four. There wore eight bearing shov
el a, eight bearing rake a, an equal num.
bar with hoea and behind these eight
bora trundled garden wheelbarrow.
laden with the ripened product of the
school children a mlnatura truck
farm a
The remainder ef the pupil of th
school, girls ores aad all la white and
tbe boys wearlag while walata, merohed
behind the gardener, beerinfr white
pennants, oa which waa the name ot
tbslr scoool dona In blua.
i (Uji eaxuOfcg fail iaUaaoli jaaxeaed
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PARADE
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t the head of the Richmond School
contingent, which was cumnmmlad by
o, B, Olnwlddia. All the girl wore
white dreses. Two of them under on
large, red parasol attracted particular
ttentlon. A score of smaller ones.
each holding a ribbon .eltachrd to tha
parasol, attended them. Next came tho
Klchmond Irum Corps; which In turn
ws followed by the main group of
children, the girls wearing red halr-
trlmmlna and tha boys white caps.
One group of boy attired In groen
brought up the rear.
Ballplayers Wear t'Blforma.
I'nder th purple hanrter of the Ten-
Inaula School marched platoon after
platoon of children wearing color of
white and pink. The Bins wore wnn
dresses and lasheit of pink, with pink
ribbons in their hair, ami tint hoy in
heir Immaculate waists worn pink
bands upon their hats. K. H. Whitney,
principal of the school, marahullud tlile
section.
The baseball tehma of Llewellyn.
Kern and Creaton schools marchod In
full uniform' In advance) of the Iti-plece
Washington Utah tichonl Hand. The
bovs In the band worn while oucit
suits and tho official "rooter" hats of
their school. They wcro led by Morn
U. Hyde.
An American flag, a wnito rarasoi
ni a heaiitlful silk banner, each cur
ried by a Utile girl, came at tho head
of tho Highland rVlinol's nmrcliers. A
group of t4jnv girls drcasod In yellow
and each carrying a basket of flower
brought forth Jnany cheers. I ne outer
girls and all the boy wore while. J.
H. Stanley led thorn.
Albino. Homestead had one nt tne
best-drilled organlratlon In line. Hush
Boyd wa In charge The girl wore
floral wreaths oh their nett.is, wnna
tha boys carried larpe wreaths of red
roses over their shoulders. All wers
dressed In white.
Redskla Attack Itepulaed.
A "nralrla schooner" rumbled St the
head of Principal Downs." section from
tha Eliot Hc.hnol, A hordo of ynlllng
Indians circled Shout the wagon, anil
Arthur Oorman, In typical frontier cos
tume and mounted upon a bay r"V.
rode bravely hern end there with hli
pistol In hand, repulsing the ewermir.g
redskins. Th mas of th pupils of
the school followed tho plonoer section,
marching In platoons of l. All wore
caps upon the front of which waa dis
played the American fin-.
Mrs. M. K. Lemon led the children
from Rose City I'ark School. They
wore pink and white and looked pretty
and comfortable. A drum corpa was
one of the features.
Two nlnk wagons nunc. in roses
headed .the entry by Principal lladlev,
from the Hawthorne School, and the
puplla followed, marching In vsrlon
evolutions. All were dressed in wnuo
with sashes of rink aiul tne gin nor
Japanese parasols.
The purpla and wnito aispiay ma-ia
by the children' of yie Montaviua
Pchool, unner cireciion oi i
Wiley, waa complimented all along tin
line. The color scheme was typical ol
the B. 1. O. K. Mike. Officers of th
Portland lodu of r.ma co-operaten
with Mr. Wiley In preparing the dec
orations. First in this mviaion came
the Montavllla baseball team. In pur
ple and white uniforms. ine arum
corps with the same color followed.
Then came 40 leds, each In regulation
nurnla anrt white attire, pulling a rope
covered with orange-colored fringe. At
the end of the rope was a motor-trut r
upon which wa a ;ifn-el1 fltture of
an elk. Artistic decoration completed
the float Officers of the lodtie rode
beside the chauffeur.
Montavllla Wrara Parole.
nn1tnwlno- the" float marched nearly
J00 boya and girls of Montavllla School,
the boys wearing purine iain-osnn-ter
and white waists, with purple rlh
bona over thalr shouldwrs. The girl
wore purple aaahes over white dresses.
A they marohed thy formed th lat
ter "B. P. O. 15."
Four little girls, riding In a pony
trap and followod by three drummers,
led the parade from Ruckman School.
White cotums previld and among
the boys and girls wlio marched be
hind them, the girls wore purple
saahas and hair ribbon, while the boy
had purple necktie and band on their
cap. D. T. Van Tin la principal ot
this school.
Kern School. Mrs. A. K. Watson, prin
cipal, marched behind a corpa of five
snare drum. Th children were uni
formed In white.
In the Montavllla section marched
the gtrla' band, of Ouk Grove, under
the) management of U E. Armstrong.
None ot the girls Is more than 14 yea.-
old.
"Major" Jame PViwler and John
Crout headed the Zouave In the fore
front of the line from tunnyald
School. The Pled Piper of Hameiln wa
ths feature that had been prepared for
tha Bunnyslde Behoof- by Principal Cur.
Charles Well, grotesquely garbed In
yellow and green and wearing a tall
plumed hat, piped merrily down ths
street, and behind him S'iealed and
gamboled a hundred mischievous boys
dressed as rats. Next came the
burghers of the city, looking com
placently upon the scene of tha rid
dance of Hameiln from It. plague of
rats.
The piper motif was repented by
Harold Clyde, dressed In a rheekered
costume of black and yellow, whO'ie
musical notes lured after him all the
little girl of Hiunelln, skipping and
dancing happily.- while Ihelr mother
followed them, weeping and vainly Im
ploring them to turn tiack.
the Holladay .choolaltla mjrchei'
under paraols. They wore lnvemlri
dresses and curried, violets In baskets
Others from this school wore white
resae snd nlnk hair ribbons
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