l,.T . . I ' Whw$hi t. VOLUME 21 L liCWUUri Died, at the home of his parents: on Nye cretk. December 26th. El- mer W. Fremwick, aged fifteen months. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. C. T. Hurd and Were held at the residence Sunday attemoon. ine remains were in terred in the Eureka Cemetery Mr. Fremwick is the leader of the NewDortband. In this sad bereave ment the family has the sympathy of the entire community. The Savior's cheering and . consoling words were ''Suffer little children to come unto me for of such is the Kingdom of heaven." r D. W. Campbell, general superin tendent of the S. P. Ky., F. L. Burkhalter, chief of the engineer ing department, John Stevens, superintendent of the C. & E. Ky.. and E. W. Barnes, all Southern Pa cific officials, were guests at the Abbey Monday night. These gent ieraen were on a tour oi inspection ot me roaa. ine roaa is oeing nut ! J 1M.! 1 i! J 4ii kwu cunuiuon uy putting aown new ties, laying heavy steel rails and ballasting; also a fill will be made at Summit instead of the high trestle that is there now. When completed the road will be in fine condition for Summer travel. A tourist night train will be put on next Summer to accommodate the increasing travel that comes to Newport each year to enjoy the eeasbore. The hnlidavn Mt riflfcsi'niy tH vtYV pleasantly. Big dinners, picture ahows, skating rinks, grand balls, Christmas trees and the' football same that was played on the Baker field Sunday' between the Toledo kids and the Newport veterans fur nished ample entertainment for the people. The score stood 9 to 7 in ' favor of the Kids. Also the solen did lecture given by Prof. J. B. . Horner ot the O.A.C.. Sunday even ing in the Presbyterian church, sub ject, "From Jericho to Jerusalem" ' illustrated. A large audience was present and the lecture was full of interest from start to finish. Prof. corner ana ut. j. w. n. JJeii; passed over this historical ground Drill, Month" of the Year. 12 child only a short time ago. With fine iren. Rec., The Shipwreck, J. Der lllustrated pictures the Professor ihv. Rp Old n.v.. went over this ground again giving in detail the customs and habits of the people and the lav of the country and the beauty and grand eur of the cities. The Patsy came in Friday with a full cargo of freight for Newport and Siaslaw. She departed Mon day morning for Florence where she will discharge the remainder cf tier cargo, and from there she will return to Portland-for another argo of freight for Newport. The Ge&d C. also went out Mon day bound fur Astoria. Her cap tain and crew wanted to take their Hew Year's dinner at home. The barge Frederick will soon have her false bottom completed, after which she will be taken to Portland and placed on the dry docks for repairs. It is thought bbe can be made as good as she was before going on the rocks of the north jetty. The tug Roscoe will take her to Portland. The , dynamite was placed on the sailing schooner Coquille. now lying at Ya auina docks. The people there will , feel a little safer when this great bulk of explosives shall have been taken from that part ' of the country. , Kernville: The entertainment given by two teachers. Miss Carnahan Mrs. Myrtle P. Lockwood. at cannery was a grand success, could readily see that they the and the One had trained their pupils welL The launch owned by Charley Hyde came near going out to sea the evening of the 21st. He had gone down to the mouth to get a load of people that were going .to the entertainment at the cannery. The current was so strong out at the mouth of the Siletz he could TOLEDO, LINCOLN COUNTY, OREGON, FRIDAY, JANUARY 2, 1914 COUNTY NEWS not stem It. Seven of the men got onshore with a to Una and held t Jesse Farrla'i brother, who lives at Marshfield. has bought the Jakie Johnson tidelan.i on Drift -iupr. ; He will dvke and stock it with rows . and hops Willie Bones and wife are visit ing friends and old acquaintances. Through the kindness cf Mr. Gerttula the cannery was lit ud with gasoline lamps the evening of j the entertainment. I Elbert Knight, Jr.. 'is helping ! build the house for Mrs. Sacks in Longjoy Park. Why is it that Oscar Nelson' and Young Johnson are Been' so often on Drift river? D. R. Ring has a fine new boat called the "Dora." John Rickenb3ck is seen Quite often with a pie in his boat. It ; must be he is going to stock his farm with hotrs. B Mrs Gardner sick list. Bowers is on the Word came that Cecil Cosner, the Devils Lake postmaster, had been badly hurt by a horse falling with him, and his foot catching in the stirrup. The phone lines are uc atin in good working order. Mrs. Leona Bones is sick. The Parmele Pride cheese factory i 3 Bti11 making; cheese. The following program was ren dered at the entertainment held in the Kernville cannery December ' 27th, given by the two teachers, Miss Carnaban and Mrs. Lock wood: Song, 'lis Shining Still, school. Recitation; The College Oil Cans. Hoyt -PBrmel' ' Recitation, The Five Little Dims, Mildred Bowers. bong. Santa Claus. Dove. Billie, btbel Knight. Jessie Riug. Papa Darling. Hazel Knight. ec" lbe Converted e Converted Rnmsflllpr. G. S. Parmele. Lullaby. Mildred BowerB. Alice Morrison. Rec.. The Bor - rowed Chimney, Golda Knight. M ornson. Hc, The Face On the Bar Rqom Floor, Elbert Knight. Jr. Song, Santa Claus. Ezra and Alice Morrison, Mildred Bowers. Rec, The jealous Wife, Miss Carna han. Rec. The Life Boat, Edgar Parmele. Song, jack Frost. Ethel and Billie Knight, Jessie Ring. Dialogue, The Delayed Xmas Din ner, Miss Carnahan, Amun and Lee Bones. Rec, The Sinking Ship, Zella Knight. Rec.. Who Is Santa Claus? Mrs. Morrison. Song. The Lady,0(i tbe Cars. Mrs. Morrison. Rec. The Shadow On the Blind, Mrs. Lockwood. Song. He'8 The One, by all. Eddyville Mr. Downie is 0n the sick list. The Eddyville school ope"ned Tuesday after being closed two weeks. The annual Christinas tree of Ed dyville was held at the scboolhouse Christmas Eve. - James Salon returned from Port land Saturday, where he had been working for several months. Clifford Hunt .returned from Corvallig, where he has working for somtf time. home ben Mrs. Downie came in from Port land Tuesday, where she had1 been Visiting friends the past week. Lester Seits has quit working with McGee'a bridge gang and is clerking n his father's store. Olse Petersen is tired of bachelor life and left for Junction Tuesday to get a cook. Dr. Mewth of Phiolmath called to Eddyville Tuesday to was see Mrs. fceus. who is quite sick. J. A Denny and family have ar rived from Enterprise, Oregon, and News of week by .taken possession of the nrhnprfv bought of P. 0. Shirley. Mr. aid Mrr. I. J. pepin of Chit- wood passed through Eddyville Monoay enroute home from Little Elk where they had been visiting over Sunday. a The United Artisans of Eddyville Assembly. No. 304. elected the fol lowing officers to serve tho ensuing year: E. G. Jones, M. A.; Brown Wakefield, Supt.; Olaf Etickson, Inst.; A. B. Hunt, Sec; L. F. Rob bins. Treas ; R. V. Loudon, S C; W. E. Rutter. M. C.; L. V. Porter, Warden: W. F. Wakefield, Insp.; Fred Wagner, P M A. Tidewater Happy New Year to all. Christmas is past and .c.yu.k;, merry time. A nice family tree1' full of Xmas cheer was given at! the home of Earl McMillan and i those prtsent were John Ludemnnn : vwi iuv.m etc in eu tu nave s and family, Henry Bobell. Mr. and Mrs. Eschenbeck of Waldport, Mr. and Mrs. Claus Ludemann, Miss treda Thompson, N. Ludemann and family and fajnily. ; Earl McMillan and A. Reynolds and Moses White of Waldport, and Lester White and family spent Xmas at J. Earley's. A number of our young folks went to Waldport to the dance, and came back the 26th. ' - Mrs. George Prescott was up from Bay View visiting with Mrs. Earley the last of last week. Mr. Prescott had been here over a week driving piling for a boom lor the Ludemann-McMillan Lumber Co. here He had the nort piledriver. Mr. Prescott has returned again, after spending Xmas at bom, and is going to move the piledriver down river and drive piling lor inHiuSritlfl) HnnlfQ rr Ula man Innm The mill company here wi'-l have a good boom when it is . completed. The Berry Bros, ef Scott , creek 'havea contract 'or one hundred cords ol shingle bolts for the Lude mann mill. They have most of them out now and ready to drive as soon as there is water enough to get them out of Scott creek. Ray Barclay is getting out oiling for the people along the river. It takes timbers from 40 to 45 feet long. , We hear that 0. V. Hurt is com ing up in a few davs to take full possession of his place that he bought of J. Earley a month ago. You see, Mr. Hurt is going to turn over a new leaf with the New Year. Mr. Moses White, who has been visiting with relatives here, left Friday for Blodgett, where he will visit a while before going on up to Washington. Winant A party and dance was given at the borne of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Shermer Saturday night. Everyone wlio attended reported a good time. Mr. George Lewis is on the list this week. sick Archie and Banner Zeek Yaquina visitors Sunday. were Mrs. J.H.Sugg is, home for a week's vacation. Garden Emerson is visiting Mr. and Mrs. George Lewis , Mr. and- Mrs. Lurenzn Emerson and little granddaughter, Gretchtn Shermer, visited Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Lewis'Friday. Bessie Shermer gave a party Thursday night in honor of Misses Nellie King and Alma Boone The evening was spent in playing games and dancing. At midnight a de licious luncheon was served. Those present were as follows: Misses Nellie and Gladys King, Ada Lewis. Alma and Cora Boone and Florence Dowling. Mrs. George King and Bessie Shermer, Messrs. Archie each Community Gathered each Our Rustling Associate . nnrl Dmui. "7.,l. r r Charley Brown. Floyd Day, Royal err. Delno and Cedric Shermer, rrancis Huntsucker and Henry onermer Mis3 Alice Schrueder came over from Salem Monday evening to epend the holidays with Mr. and Mrs. John Margson. Thomas Brown and son. Charles were Yaquina visitors Saturday. Miss Nellie King returned Satur day to Salem, after spending the holidays at home. Lloyd Lewis is on the sick list this week. ' ) Miss Alma Rnnnn retnrnoif tn Brownsville after spending the holi- days at home. r!nnA I. !- J 1 L 1 1 son, but j0Bepn have Deen Qujte g;ckj a. . . ,a" accounts are ""Proving, Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Hath spent Christmas with Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Severson. ' Jay Van Schoick was a Newport visitor Wednesday. Miss Ada Lewis is on the sick list !ini weeK' . Mrs. Oeorga King hi aiHu ueen sick mis weeK. Glen , We are still alive after celebrat ing Christmas week. A Christmas tree was held at the school house the 24th, and in the evening a nice little taffy pulling was enjoyed at Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Brown's. - , - ... Glen was well represented at the dance at Ray Calkins' Christmas night. Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Davenport and famliy have been very ill for the past week, being unable to du their work, but they are greatly recovered now and it is honed they will be able to attend the big New Year '8 dance at W. R. Moore's. Everett Brown went to Elk City last Saturday. W. R. Moore made a business trip to Toledo Monday. H. B. Capell was a dinner guest of Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Moore on Christmas. Nortons Louis Shults, former section fore man of this place, departed Monday for Junction City where he will take charge of a section on the main line and do a little detective work on the side. Mr. and Mrs. Otis Hamar of Nashville have been visiting with relatives ut this place. Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Porter and daughter, Mildred, of Newport spent Christmas here. Mrs. Ed Boyle of Newport has been visiting with her mother, Mrs. N. F. Edwards, returning home Saturday. . Ed Hamar went to Philomath to look at some horses last Wednesday. Miss Amy Raddant returned from Portland Wednesday, where she has been attending school, to cpend the holidays with her parents. Mrs. Warren Wright and son, Jay, left for their home in Wash ington Friday. Art Fcndall went to the Alsea to spend Christmas, returning the fol lowing Saturday. - Rufus Wood went to his home at Chitwood to spend his vacation With relatives at that place. Prof. Raymond Dickson of the Rock Creek school passed through here on his way to Toledo. C. A. Babcock came out from Rock Creek Wednesday. 4 Roy Hamar, of tha C. & E. bridge crew, came down from Sum mit to visit with his brother, Ed, last wee1. Harry Nelson, who has been liv- NUMBER 45 Editors ing about a mile east of here, has moved into town so as to be near his work. t Frank and Rube Chamberlam re turned to Blodgett, where they are working on the C. & E., Frank hav ing charge of a crew. Joe and John Ergish of Nashville were Nortons visitors Saturday. Louise White came in from Cor vallis to spend a few days with her parents. J. T. Dailey came out from homestead Monday. his Pete Mason of Steer creek was in Nortons the first of the week. ft i . - . .. . . j D juercnant u. t;. Wilson is quite usy invoicing his goods. I Harlan Christmas has come and gone and I think Old Santa did well by every one in this neighborhood. There was a tree at the lower schoolhous and a good program was rendered. Special thanks are due Mr. and Mrs. Thomason who worked so hard to make it a success, and also to Mrs. B. 0. Young and Peggy Thomason, who cleaned the school house after the entertainment. Mrs. John Mischler gave the children of Spout creek neighbor hood a tree on Christmas day and put joy in many little heartb. On the 26th Marvin Brander berry received word from Portland of the death of his father, which was a great shock as he had had nu illness. M. Branderberry is still in Portland. . . George Kinnev haB returned to Harlan after a six month's absence. Ji'hn and Etta Boice. who are at tending O. A. C. are pending the holidays with friends and relatives at UarJan.- - Mrs. B. 0. Young gave her brothpr, Huston Grant, a birthday dinner on Sunday at which there was about thirty present. I'm not going to tell how old Huston is; but, girls, he's old enough to get married. B. F. Grant has a brother and nephtw from Eastern Oregon visit ing him and other relatives at Har lan. Miss Devenport opened school cm the 29th, after a two weeks' vaca tion. Mr. Kessi and son, Willie, re- turned Sunday from Monmouth. ' where they-had been to epend tho holidays. R. R. Black thought he had made a sale of his ranch to a party from Heppner, who made a small ray ment, but so far has failed to return. v Chas. Lillard gave a dance at their home Christmas nigljt. Mr. Lillard is still quite lame from bis hurt ankle. Dorothy and Leta Martin are spending their vacation at the ranch. Mr. Morse and Mr. Pettibone. who reside near Corvallis, were visitors at Harlan last week. Mr. Morse took some cattle from his ranch here out to his Corvallis ranch. Marion Walker spent Christmas with relatives in Corvallis. G. F. Kinney and little daughter, Nellie, came home from Mill City before Christmas. Isaac Boice has been visiting at Harlan. Some of the young people of the neighborhood gave Earl Jacobs a surprise party on Saturday night. He is going away to work soon. The C & E. track laying crew reached the depot in Toledo with the heavy rails New Year's day.