We ston? Lea BER VOLUME 42 WKSTON, OKEGON. F1UDAY. JUNE 20. 101'J NUMBER 3 OREGON NEWS NOTES OF GENERAUNTEBEST Mnclpil Evintt of (hi Wm Briefly Sketched for Infor mation of Our Ration Newport poetoffle will be second data after July 1. Major Albln of 8lom haa an nounced hl Intention of resigning lo take up farming Rherldan waa represented at the Portland Victory lliwe KeetHal by a glrle" band of 4 plecea. A chapter of th American Legion ' baa bee formed by tba returned aol dlera of Klamath rounty. Tba achool board aaka tb people of Portland lo tola next Haturday on bond Uiua of IMoo.OOO, II. F. Jooee, atata reprreentatlve from Lincoln and Polk eountlee, baa resigned aa mayor of Newport Tba mill of the Hardwood Lumber company at Albany wat deatroyed by fire, entailing lot a of 1 10,000. Tba i'ih annual reunion of the Ore ton Pioneer taaoclatlon waa opened In tie Portland auditorium Tburaday, June It, Ralph Tudor of Butchern, Or., wat appointed to Watt Point military acad emy by Senator Chamberlain and will enter Immediately. A new depoalt of gold baa beeo die covered on the beach at Newport near tba eld life eating elation and la eaue log much excitement. Influenaa la reaching worrying pro portlona at Hood River. Scorea of realdenta of the county hare fallen vlctlma to the epidemic. Corvallla carpenters hare recently formed union and henceforth will aah for II per day of eight hours. The wage 'waa formerly IS. Fifty buelnoee men and dairymen net at Yamhill and took preliminary etepa toward organising a cooperative creamery and cheeae factory. Two fatalltlea are included In the Hat of 40 accldenta reported to the atate Induatrlal accident eommleelon for the week ending June 11. The atore of the Hill Hardware company at Harrtaburg waa broken into and gooda to the value of 1200 J. A. Churchill, superintendent of pub- (Hirtton ot the coat of putting down I've miles of wood block paving on thn I'm (fit highway In Oregon. WHIiln 30 days, drilling for oil will be under ay In Yamhill county, In the hope itt developing a great supply of oil and natural gaa, which would be of Incalculable value to the star and to Portland, a number of Portland men of mrane have united In under taking the preliminary work whlrh will determine whether or not oil d poalla underly large areas In tho Wll lamrtte valloy. The application of the public arvlre comnilaalnn for a reduced rat on tlie Iranaportalion of the Oregon flah car, baa been declined by thn fcdral rail road admlnlMratlon on the ground that eurh preference la not Juntlflrd and could not be acceptably explained un der centralised control. Miaa Pern llobba, formerly accretary to Governor Oawald West, haa been appointed chief of the home communi cation aerllon of the American Ited Cross In Prance, according to the cd Crnaa bulletin of Par la under date of May 17. Mlaa Itnbba entered the tied Croea aervlce laat aummer. William Rumley, colored, 19 yea re old, who la the oldeat act tier In Curry county, haa proved up on a bomeatrad far up the Rogue river. Huntley waa born In alavery and came weat with hit eleventh maitr In the gold rush, of '41 In California. He later came to Oregon and aettled la Curry county In H7. Further difficultly encountered by the Phei company In procuring login berrlea enough for Ita varloua fruit juice producta are dlacloecd In a new ault filed at Salem agalnat the Balem Prult union. In which the plaintiff company seekt to reatraln the fruit union from dlepoelng of Ita loganberry pool to any othere than the plaintiff. Marthfleld. North Bend. Eaet Side, Coqullle and Myrtle Point face a con dltlon which may reeult In auapenalon of electric power and light. If the in tention of the recelvera of the C. A. Smith property to withdraw permit elon to the Oregon Power company to operate the electric plant at the main Marthfleld mill la allowed to be car ried out. Couraea of atudy for public achoolc and nigh ecboole of Oregon will not be ready for distribution until late In Augutt, tcrordlng to announcement by . . ' ..a. . -i ft. a 1 . ' ' fff-V v '.'' -'rr'"i mmm' HOSTESS HOUSE REUNION J TRGOFS CROSS TO MEXICAN SOIL mm: ill s . . "" , . . ... 1 r i m 1 m. 'Ml 4 J 1 1 By GRACE GOULDEB. (With the American Y. W. C. A. Over, aeaa.) Colilcnx, Oennsny, March 28 (By Mall.) It liupiwned right here In Coblens. A big corporal came Into the Y. W, C. A. IIoMtena Houae and anked for the ill rector, Mlm Uuth WoodMmall. who cuiiiei from Colorado spring, Colo. "CntM my mother atay herej" ba liexan at once, trying tila beat to cover Ilia eicltcmeiiL "Your motiicrl" ganpeil Misa Wood email. "How did your mother ever get here?" "Well, che lan't here yet, but it aha cornea will you keep hert" "Ot mnriw I will, but" tide didn't flnlnh, for the boy had aiiiiiklicd hl cap back 00 hia bead and wim out of the door on a run. The corporal'a visit remained a mya tery for two doya. Then one evening just at diixk a I'ttle white haired wo tint 11 ilrcuscfl exr.ulHitcly In bliick ap- xnrel In the eltilng room of the Host Action Is Forced When Shots Fired By Rebels Strike in El Paso. LI t'aao, Tel. -American e croescd to Mexico Sunday night to atop VKla'a rebels from firing further shot into Kl Paao. The action of General James B. Er win. In ordering American troopa across the border waa not the result of rath impulse. Orders to General Krwla were laaued In Washington June 13, directing him to use hia dis cretion. The crossing waa carefully planned in advance and the order giv en when General Erwln deemed the crossing necessary. Thirty all hundred American aol- w limine, ami the corporal wae hover- diera crossed tha border shortly before Ing behind her, trying to be bealde her midnight and engaged tha forces of THK QUINCY MANSION, CUINCY. MASS, BUILT IN 1(85. America's classic example of a chipboard BtUldlug preserved for over two hundred years by careful and fre!ieot pointing. It haa secret panda, cbttnuey alulrcaae and hiding places, siild lo have been used by tinugKlera. Ijter the home of great ttalcsmcn and of the fuuioua belle, Dorothy Qulncy, and back of ber and In front of her all nt once. He was carrying her cont a big fur one. With them were three doiiEhboya, pals of the corporal. They tried to keep in the background. but their eyea were glued on ber face Cencral Villa. They Immediately at tacked and attempted to capture or disperse the whola Villista army. Cavalry. Infantry and artillery parti cipated In the action, tho cavalry Everyone in the sitting room aat at charging tha Mexican rebel raoka and attention. There are no Engliah at the same time attempting an en speaking men or women out of unl- circling movement Tho first casual- form in the Third Army area. Yet ties of tha American troooe were on artilleryman killed and another aert- AVt THI SUR'ACI. Save tha surface tnd you eave alt. Dlalnlcgratlon and decay art conditions which usually start at the aurfaca of any ma terial. Protection astilnst de terioration or rot of eiihainncra, therefore, should begin with care of tha exterior. Provided a material doea not carry within Itself the element of sure decay, proper turfnee protection will undoubtedly lengthen lis Ufa. MINIMUM PRICE FOR ' WHEAT IS PROTESTED THI PAINTER'S SEST FRIEND Of all tha many liquid sub stances which can be used for tha binding of point or dry sub stances which when dissolved In water are used an vehicles for pigments uooe fulfills ncceiuiry conditions ao well a llnsoed oil. Ilia king of the fixed oil, and. whn( Is of enormous Importnnce, doea It at cheaply, it is the imlnter's best friend bemuse It makes hit work sntlsfat-lory. - here wat a woman In civilian clothes. Mothers are unheard of with the army. Hut this waa a mother, everyone knew. After awhile someone found out about this mother. Had Been Interned During War.' She and her husband, who were born in Germany, but had beeo nat uralized, lived In Ban Francisco. Be fore the war they left for Welsbaden, oualy wounded by anipera. Tba 3600 American cavalry and In fantry wera supported by field guns which opened fir with shrapnel on the forcea of tha enemy attacking Juares. Tha American creasing officially specified aa "not an invasion" waa Germany, that their Invalid daughter made after a woman had been killed and five other wounded by abota from Villista guna which whizxed across (ha border Into El Paso. American troops that participated in the punitive expedition against the might have treatment at thla fatuous henlth resort. They brought their other children with them. One waa Walter, a amall boy, and the other was Ralph, now Corporal Stepp of tba American Army. and II0O In caah .were laken by tha robber. Two thouaand outof town Victory Roea Featlval gueata were accommo dated In Portland private homes, ac cording to ttttlttict complied at tha bousing 'bureau. Tba Roach' Timber company, holder of SS.0O0 aerea of timber In Dougtaa county, will soon begin the construc tion of 10 mllea of railroad and two large eawmllla in Sutherlln valley. Tba Dalles entertained delegatea to tha 0. A. R. convention which met there Tuesday. Tha toldlera of tha civil war war welcomed warmly by tha residents and an enjoyable pro gram arranged. Colonel John L. Leader, military commandant and Instructor at the Uni versity of Oregon, haa tendered hia He Instruction. Tho change in text book a for the com lux six ycara necea altatea a delay by the educational de partment In mapping out the couraea of atudy for the fall term. No material change in the cost of living la to ba found In a comparison of tha figures submitted on provisions for the atata Institutions In bldt open ed by the atate board of control, aa compared with the flgurea of alx month ago. While some Items ahow material reductions In price In the alx months period, other Itema offset this gain by jutt at material Increaaet. Oene Simpson.' woo naa been ratting FLIGHT ACROSS THE ATLANTIC A SUCCESS London. The final goal of ail the embltlona which flying men have ven tured to drop. 111 about since the Wrifiht trot hers first rose from the earth in a hravlrr-than-slr machine waa realized Sunday morning when the young Brit- LAST WORD TO THE HUNS pokane. Waah. A cablegram, pro testing against what was termed tho "maladministration" of Federal Wheat Administrator Bnrnea In enteritis an agreement with millers, grain buyers and bakers to buy wheat only at the government guaranteed minimum, was I'h officcra. Captain John Alcock and directed tent to President Wilson by the northwest conference ot farmers here. "Marketing of American wheat aur piut for lets than the fullest fair price that may he obtained on an American market free to the world's competitive bidding will violate sound national economics tnd result In uufalr losses Lieutenant Arthur Drown, lauded on the Irish coant after the first non-atop flight acrosa the Atlantic. , Their voyage waa without accident and without unforeseen incident, and wat a stralght-away clean-cut flight achieved In 16 hours and 18 minutes from St. Johns, N. F., to Cllfdeu, Ire- When the war waa declared they VUla rebela in and near Juarez return- tent Ralph back to America, because ed to the American aide after 24 hour he waa of military age, and they did ot campaigning. 1 - - ; not want him to fight for the kalaer. -' " Then America entered the war. airs. Stepp Mrs. Anna Stepp aha la part of the story: a month ago I hadn't heard from Ralph for two veers and a half even before America got In the war mall waa held up. I didn't know whether he was In the army or not but I was sure he was, because well, because he la an American." Here she stopped a minute to smile op at blm. "After awhile we heard from tome friends that he was in the army and that he had come over here. That was nil I ever knew. It's nearly Ova yean alnce I have seen him 1 "Of course It wna awfully hard t couldn't get word to hltn and he couldn't to me. My husband used to tell we It wouldn't help Ralph any for me to cry. T tried not to before the rest of them anyway. My daughter Paris. The final reply of the allied and associated powers to tbe condi tions of peace handed to the Germane at Versailles. May 7, waa delivered to the German delegation Monday. The Germans are allowed aeven daya to accept or to refuse the treaty aa it stands. If they accept, peace will be signed at once; if they do not accept, the armistice will terminate Monday (June 23) and tha power will take auch ttepa aa may ba necessary to enforce their terms. The principles ot the original con ditions have been vigorously upheld as establishing a peace ot justice, but certain modifications in detail and to American wheat farmers in hun dred! ot thousands of dollars," tbe cablegram declared. It aaka that the wheat administrator land, more than 1900 miles. The brief and modest description Ct worse steadily she is no better, many explanations of the effect ot execution art made. pbeattntt for years and whoae pheat ant farm recently waa acquired by the be forbidden from attempting to act atate, hat been placed In charge of minimum price. pheasant production by the atate game Resolution! adopted included one do- and flab, commission. The commotion daring against the daylight saving realgnatloo to President Campbell and decided to close tha pheasant teaton plan and for "the observance ot the will leave at the end of the term for 00 October 13 thla year aa a meant of lawt of nature and the Almighty." for Bfltleh Columbia. protecting the blrda and to purchase more good roadt and the bonding of Tha oil pottlbllltlct of Coot county many phcatanta aa possible, releaa- countlct to pay for them, a temple of ar to be Investigated thoroughly, mi i w i n agriculture ai nasnington, a govern- which cornea from the airmen at Clif- don telle of an adventurous and amaz ingly hazardous enterprise. Fog and mists hung over the north Atlantic and the Vickera-Vimy biplane climbed and dove, atruggllng to extricate her self from the foldt ot the alrplane'a worst enemy. She rote to 11,000 feet, twpoped down almost to the surface of the tea and at times the two navigators found themselves flying upside down only 10 Senator McNary haa atnt word to tha coromlttlon'l farm at Corvallla will ment land tettlement policy, reduced feet above the water. fcorth Bond chamber ot commerce that ha baa arranged for a government man to com to thla locality for tha purpoee, Marlon McClain of Eugene hat been aelected aa tncceeeor to Dean H. Walk- have 3300 blrda thla year. freight and express ratea on aeeds. a At tha clos of tba fourteenth busl- branch of the bureau of animal Indus nesa session In Portland, C. 8. Hud- try for the northwest, tbe teaching of son, pretldant ot tha First National animal hutbandry and domestic tcience bank ot Bend, waa elected president of the Oregon 8tate BanRers' tasocla- r aa graduate manager of atudent ao- tor tha ensuing year. Tha asto- tlvltlet at tha Unlvertity of Oregon. dUon roted approval of a propotl- Mr. McClain la a graduate with tba oo under which tha bankt are io class of 1901 and haa been In butlnesa theraaelvet ona-twanty-fifta cf In Eugene alnce, 1 Per nt of capital and aurplua to Tha need for 1125,000 worth of re- creat fund tor organized effort dl- ptlra, reconstruction and Improve, rooted by tha association toward en- manta on tha Central Oregon Irrlga- couragement of tho breeding of high- tlon project Jt given at tha chief raaaon for an advance from 10 centa to 2 par acre In maintenance fata charged tettlere. Tha famoua old battleahjp Oregon haa been taken out of commission at tha' Puget Sound navy yard and will remain there pending decision by Ore gon aa to whether that atata detlret to take over tba vetssl for tba Ore gon naval militia. Four mora alien alackere wera for ever barred from becoming American cltlteni by an order of Circuit Judge Eakln at Astoria. Approximately 20 foreign born realdenta of thla aection have betn denied oltltenihlp because they evaded, tbe military 'draft Shortage of creosote oil and other ettentlal material hat caused the Wett Coatt Lumbermen'i association to abandon Ita project (or underwriting In public and rural schools, better lire stock lawt. a 1920 wheat price "to pre vent losa and possible disaster to the agricultural Interettt of tha country." A new postiil rcgnintion pn-hlhlts the transmission of live frying chick ens vln ninll. Why the regulation I Nobody would ever think of risking so priceless a treasure as a frying lxe chicken In the nialla. Tbe mall clcrsj are humun. I Waiting at the (Church) Station D grade ttock and Incrtattd output ot crops. Of tha 4S34 automobllet registered with the secretary of tttte'a office dur ing May, 331? wera new cara, accord ing to a report jutt compiled. With a total of 69,193 cara registered up to June 1 it la expected that the total reglitratlons for 1919 will reach and even exceed the estimate of 10,000 which haa formed tha batla for fig urea In connection with anticipated revenuea from thla source for use in Improving and maintaining atate high ways In Oregon. Revenuea from li cense feet motor vehicle, motorcycle, dealer and chauffeur received during May totaled 137.290, bringing the total for thla year thua far to 1511.235.60. an Increase ot more than 25 per cent over tha ahowlng ot 1403,177.50 for tba aame period a year ago. v A We couldn't get the proper food for her after awhile. And aha hated to r no worried about Ralph, so I used to ry to keep up beforo them. "I-nst January my husband came to Coblenz about hia citizen papers. An American aoldicr In Ralph's company who waa In the office heard his name and asked him if he waa any relation to Ralph. He didn't tell him Ralph was In Coblenz, but went after Ralph. He didn't tell Ralph his father was here. When they met they couldn't believe their eyas. "Ever alnce then 1 have been trying to tee Ralph. He couldn't coma to Welsbaden because It was out of tho American area, and I couldn't get through until today more than two months.' They asked her If her Ralph had XV'ldoyou PHONE STRIKE ABANDONED know, I think it la because all that Inn? time when I didn't know where Telephone Companlea Ordered by Bur. he was or how he was I got in the leaon to Recognize Workera. habit of thinking of him na he was Washington. Telephone companies wnen ue was a Deny 1 Kept seeing tre virtually required to recognize the Si ? rV h k Z T,, V "I Brotherhood of Electrical Workera un he felt when he was little. Isn't . , . . . . General Burleson. The order resulted The changes Include: A plebiscite for upper Silesia, with guarantees ot coal from that territory. Frontier rectifications In west Prua aia. Omission ot the third zone In the Schletwig plebiscite. Temporary Increase of the German army from 100,000 to 200,000 men.. Declaration ot tha Intention to tub mlt, within a month of signature, a list of those accused ot violation ot the laws and customs of war. Assurance ot membership In the leaguo of nations In the early future if Germany fulfills her obligations. blm as way tlint queer? And bow look at him t" And the corporal tried not to see the adoration In her eyes. "Five years la a long time to wait to see your boy," she murmured, nnd kept her eyes on him. Again sho had forrotten the people around her. The corporal cleared his throat. "This la why I aik d you If yon could keep my mother. Miss WoodsmaH. I didn't want her to come nnlesa the hnd a good place to stay. Ah, e-e-r thanks awfully." And that Is the story of bow the Hostess House happened to entertain the only known A. E. F. mother who has visited the Army of Occupation, in abandonment of the nation-wide strike of. telephone employea aet for Monday. Union officials were jubilant at Bur leson's action, which they considered a victory for organized labor. . They regard the order aa a completo re versal ot Burleson'a former policy to wards organized labor. The order plainly defines the "right ot employea to bargain either aa Individuals or collectively through commltteea of their representatives chosen by them." WttU the wireless ti'lepiioiie ami a sound amplifier anyliody tun now talk to enrtlibouiul mortals from an air plane liulf a mile aliove them. How Is oue henceforth to avoid the effirta of self-aswrtive and luslstent campaign orators? . - Houa Committee Rejecta Dry Repeal Washington. By a vote ot 10 to S, tha house judiciary committee refused to adopt a motion of Representative Igoe, democrat, of Missouri, repealing war time prohibition insofar aa tt af fects light wines and beer.