'-'A THE OREGON DAILY JOURNAL, PORTLAND, WEDNESDAY . EVENING, JUNE 21. 1811.' LIVED III A CABIN OUFWSltT I!, )' BEFORE CITY VAS Mrs. S.G.,Wood of Wall f Walla Born r In! Portland- : Father. Proprietor of Firs Grocery Stort. v V .( ' : ' ''-; " ' : , .-There Is on plonMr la Portland to il y who la lonely, tine mlssee the ecenee with which aha waa familiar when she waa a resident f tha tUr . She misses tha Umber that stretched from Portland Heishta to tbe'WIllam etta river, and aha mlaaea tha lakee that practically aurrounded tha city, and pne' misses tha Indiana,' Tha pioneer la Mrs. 0. Q. Wood of JVValla Walla, Wuh., who la In tha city lor tha purpose of attending . tha ra- union of tha Pioneers of Oregon and today aha went down to tha Esmond Hotel on Front and Morrison atracta and looked at tha alte where aha waa born. " "In lltl my father, who waa John wayfnlre, cam to tha valley," aald Mra wood thla mornlna. "I waa born la log cabin where tha Esmond hotel now a tends In lit. My father etarted Jtrooery atore In. tha cabin, and wa lived In tha rear. Ill atock of groceries tonalated of tobaoco, black New Orlaana ugar and calico. Calico waa then le Cent a a, pound and everything elaa waa proportionately Rlgn. J Tuaeer STerywhtre, i "Our neareet neighbore' doge - could e heard barking aomewhero In tha - vooda, and the amoke from their fires could be aeen curling up above the trees but wa couid not ae anyone because of the heavy timber. Why, derfr could be aeen lota of time running paet our doora." Mra. Wood la 14 years of age. She aye at tha time of her realdence here there waa but 15 famlllee in Portland. There waa a church, built of loga. but Bo preacher. Tha horny handed tlllera of the eoll were the apeak ere and nearly very one attended the aervlca clad In calico and no ahoea. A few wore moo- eaaina, but ahoea and boot were lux arlea. Mra. Wood'a father aent to New Tors for a atock of groeerlee by a little vea- ael that cama to tha Columbia river ance every alx montha. Ha traded with the Indiana to aome extent and managed 10; eae out a living. .Later, however, he made conaldarable money., Ha aold Me atore, building, lot and alt for $400 10 yeara later and removed to Dallas where ha conducted a grocery atore and louring mllL He amaeaed a consider ate fortune. I Mra. Wood waa offered two lota and two houaea on Waahlngton street for a learn of horeea, but the offer waa re fused. Horaea were valuable then; there waa no Waahlngton street tha lota ware only a cleared apot In tha timber. 5 red ramflya XOfa, 4 Mra. Wood'a huaband oroaaed the plalna with hie parents In 1846. Hla name waa Solomon Wood. Hla father. Dr. Alonso Wood, built the flrat wharf tn Portland. Mra. Wood telle of a fam ily by tha name of Kennedy that had bargained with 'another family comlna from the same point to bring them to Oregon, but after they had traveled a considerable distance, the food began to get scare, ao tha Kennedy family waa put out of tha wagon and told to hustle for themselves. Alonso Wood, hearing Of qie pj.ht or the Kennedys, went back Btipr them, thua aavlng their .Uvea. The later generation of the Ken nedy family la living In Portland today, It is, said. . f Mrs. Wood attended a wedding In Polk county In the early days at which a dinner waa served. The dinner coa- sisiea or coiled - meat served In Iron cups with Iron spoons. Because of the prominence of the family aha refuses to divulge their names. rood Waa Boarea. "In those days," said Mra. Wood, "It Waa not ao much "What are you going to have for dlnnerr as "Will there be enough of the dinner to keep ua from getting hungry too soonr The rood consisted of boiled wheat and an occa sional dried fish. Sometlmea a deer Was brought In, and then a feast waa th order." :' Canned goods were unheard of In those days, said Mrs. Wood, and there were no hata to create envy In the hearta of the less fortunate women. All dressed alike and nobody had more than his neighbor. j --' "A man who could spell a word with two syllables waa competent to teach .a school." resumed Mra. .Wood. "Fre quently men and. women with families attended school with their children and many of the pioneers received their edu cation after having become heada of families." Court In those days, said Mrs. Wood, waa held under the trees there was no building here for that purpose. The jurors sat beneath the shade of a tall maple tree and the children played about them. : r Mn't Helf.v mv mvmm"' umlA TUtrm i Wood. "It doesn't seem possible that NOTED PlOffl SBER1LEAIID Mrs. Marie KellyVFIrst Hus- U Grande Commercial Body band Was Hudson Bay Co. Employe.;; Arranges:' Affiliations-.: In Grand Ronde Towns I 'y ' 1 "I :. ; .... ; I . - mi Mr. Marie Kelly. The death of Mrs. Maria Kelly laat Friday at tha ago of 17 years removes ona of tha few remaining participants of the atlrrlng tlmea when tha Hudeou Bay company ruUd the northwest.. Her father, Louie Rondeau, waa a trapper for tha company, and waa well known aa a scout and guide. He waa one or the guides who piloted General Fremont hla "patnflndlng" expeditions Tha mother of Mra. Kelly, or Maria Rondeau of that time, died when aha waa but t years old, and ahe waa adopt ed by Sir James Douglae, the Hudson Bay company governor. In 1844 aha waa married to Rcch Duchenay, a clerk In the company. The ceremony waa per formed by Blshlp F. N, Blanchet, ona of tha first missionaries, and a vary old man at that time. It took place la Vancouver at the headquarters of the company, and among those present was David McLoughlln, aon of Dr. McLough lln, who acted aa beat man. Mra. Kelly waa twice married aubae- quently, and la aurvlved by four daugh ters and three aona. She had over 100 direct descendants, two of them being great, great-grandchildren, the children of Mra. J. O. Elliott of Altona. Waah., tha oldeat being a girl of 8.. Among her frlenda were many of the most promi nent figures tn the northwest. Tha great, great-grandohlldren of Mra. Kelly are Oeorgle and Irene Elliott - : (ftpecU! Dtopatea te The fae nta LI , X Oranda, Or June XL Two com tnerolal clubs have been organised In the Orand Ronde valley during tbe past five daya at the. instigation of the La Orande Commercial clubthrough 8. M. Slough, manager. The 'Imbler cltlaens have formed a club" with an enthusUU- tls set of offloera, and Surnmerville la tha laat' to form each fen organisation. At Imbler the following are the offl cere; O. L. Sawyer, prealdent; J. P. Lars en, vloe president; F. N. Hoffadtts, aecratarr and treasurer. At Bummer- rllle the organisation la now controlled by David HcKlnxle, president ; . F. Choate, vice president: W. F. Chattln, treaaurer, and L. M. Klea, secretary. JT. A. McRae, Ixtt Elmer, B. D. Hubers and Chester Hamilton, directors.' FOREST GROVE CHANGES SCHOOL BOARD OFFICERS V ' i , - UpeeU! JMspateb to Th. Jattrsal.) Forest Grove. Or, June J I At the an nual ., achool election In this elty laat Monday afternoon, M. Peterson was elec ted director to aerve three yeara, and noDert r. wins waa elected clerk. A. O. Hoffman, present member of the school board aad chairman of that body, was up for reelection, but ex-Mayor Peter son dereated him by a substantial ma jority. L. J. Carl, who haa been clerk or tnia district for several yeera, was aiao up reelection. mm roonms sgo an agitation waa atarted to bond the district In a large aum for the purpose of erecting a new high achool building. While tha move met wlthfavor among a number of the patrons or the district, considerable op position waa ahown, caused by doubt ss to tne probable site that .would be cnoaen for the new buildlns. and a hum. tlon aa to the etyle of the edifice, that would be erected by Uoae having tha funds In charge. The change In the regime in the achool board at the elec tion yesterday la an echo of thla agita tion ror a new nigb achool- 1 ... - ' ! 7 f .i-..;. Sale off GeBlpiine Price g insHMi ' a i m ii hi , asMBBBsas RednictSoinis PARENTS are finding this sale useful. The goods are all this season's make and style. The reductions are genuine and large. SENATOR WARREN TO WED 1 DAUGHTER OF MORGAN (BpeeUl Htnereft te The JoataaLt Washington, June 21. Announcement has been rade by Senator Warren of Wyoming, (0 yea as old, of hla en gagement to Miss ClarBe Baron Morgan, to, oaugnier or the late John L. Morgan oi u rot en, conn. Coal ' Is Imported. (Doited Preae Leaned Wln.l Calgary, Alberta, June 21. So serious naa Decome the ahortage of coal caused by the Crows Nest strike that Alberta Industries are forced to import fuel from Pennsylvania. In order to avoid a tleup of Its entire plant one cement and coal company Is bringing In 4500 tons of Pennsylvania coal. Tha frelgtit on thla coal alone will coat the com pany 825.000. Boys' Knickerbocker Suits Every Boy's Knickerbocker Suit in the store u . marked down. $2.50 Knickerbocker Suit .$1.85 $2.95 Knickerbocker Suits $2.35 $3.45 Knickerbocker SuiU ,$2.85 $3.95 Knickerbocker SuiU $3.15 $5.00 Knickerbocker SuiU $3.95 $6.00 Knickerbocker SuiU $4.50 $750 Knickerbocker SuiU $5.35 $8.50 Knickerbocker SuiU. $6.35 Bojs' Waist Every Boy's Waist in the store marked down. 50c WaisU down to 39c 75c WauU down to 58c $1.00 WaisU down to 73c Boys' Wash Suits, Stiilor and Russian Styles 50c Wash SuiU now 35c 75c Wash Suits now .49c $1.00 Wash SuiU now 65c $1.50 Wuh Suits now 98c $2.00 Wash SuiU now $1.35 $2.50 Wash SuiU now $1.65 Boys' Underwear Every piece of Boys' Underwear in the store marked down. Boys' Poros Knit Underwear 19c Boys' 50c Underwear 395 When You See It in Our Ad It's So MOVE 1 V I ' , First and Morrison IS First and Yamhill Second and Morrison Third and Oak 89 Third Ms V thle la the place where I waa born 64 yeara ago. But It la. My, things have changed, things have changed." Mrs. Wood waa accompanied to Port land by Miss A. F. Way mire of Spo kane, a daughter of her fathers broth er. Miss Way mire Is a nurse. They are guests at the Perkins. 12-Year-Old Forger. Unitr Press tased Wire.) Ontario, Cel., .June II. Dewey Hol land, 11, is held In the detention home today awaiting trial In the Juvenile court. today for alleged forgery. H. C. Kennedy, motorcycle dealer saya 'Hol land, after obtaining a motorcycle, gave htm n worthless check for fits In pay ment. A MM AM CO. Coroner Walsh Dies. (United Press Ise4 Wt.t ' 8an Francisco, June 21. Coroner William J. Walsh, injured a week ago Sunday In the Mulr woods, near Mill vauey, wnen ma automobile slid over 200 root precipice, died yesterday. Freed by the Insurrectoe. - (United Press Leased Wire.) Tucson. Aria.. June 21. W. A. Haw kins, Wells-Fargo express messenger. charged with embeuling $50,000, today la a free man. He was liberated from Jail m Masatlan when the Mexican In surrectos captured that city. "East Side People's Store" 388-390 EMorrisonStNear Grand Ave. TalMng About Waists Emerson said in substance that the merchant who had the best things better than his neighbors would soon have a pathway worn to, his door by an appreciative public Please Be Advised That our sidewalk has been relaid, in anticipation of the rush that will be here tomorrow attending our CASTOR I A For Infants and Children. Tlii Kind You Hare Always Bought Aiiia Waist Sale Bears the Bi&ature of St ,The entire one-half of our store will be devoted to the sale of waists.' Our windows are filled with them. There are literally thousands of the newest and most up-to-date style Waists at prices that will make this the most extraordinary waist event that ever took place in this city. This is the way we are going to sell them: OREQOIN HOTELS Sale of Trunks .1 Traveling Bags, Suit Cases and Reed Luggage EVERY ARTICLE REDUCED IN PRICE Woodard, 1 Clarice fk? C Oi :,f; Artistic Picture-Framing- by Experts at Lowest , . Prices -. ' ' :' - oaa r - r it. r t s.Tl Styles, the Very Best $1 arid$1.25 Waists Placed on Sale at EaV There .will ,. be exultant crowds in one triad bar gain revej carrying these away tomorrow at this price.? j hey are the daintiest and snappiest lit tle' creations of the season All made in the new kimono, sleeve style, low neck, with sailor collar and tie effect . ., Silk Embroidered Lawns, Shirt Style Soisettes. Outing , Waists of Best Percale, Mull College ' Blouses Over 50' styles to choose from, every size. A new and remarkable record will be made here tomorrow. Supply your waist wants for vacation ' '; 150 Dozen of the Season's Lat est and Best $2.25 and $2.50 Waists Placed on Sale at .Ea. This immense purchase repre sents the pick of all the best things of a prominent maker's stock. A big variety of dainty new styles made of lawns, dimities and cm broiderd Swisses. Manv are made with short kimono sleeves, low necks, with yokes of crochet and Battenberg lac! some have sailor collars with silk embroidered band trimming. A big assortment of handsome allover lace net waists in sizes for women and misses. Mercerized batistes, white and colored allover lace net waists, fine mull waists, deeply embroid erer, nanasome iingesie ettects. .Waists that would delight the eye of the daintiest woman" in town." You'll like them--their equal has never before been shown at less' than double this price.. THE IMPERIAL Oregon's Greatest Hotel S50 ROOMS, 104 SUITES With Private Baths NEW FIREPROOF BUILDINO MODERATE RATES PHIL METSCHAN & SONS, Props. PORTLAND HOTEL The largest and most magnificent hotel in Portland ; unsurpassed in elegance of accommodations ' or excellence of cuisine. 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