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THE FALLS CITY NEWS. MAY 29, 1916
SALEM, FALLS CITY 4 WESTERN
Passenger Train Schedule
Effective Oct. 4,1914
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Salem . . . 7:00 9 .4 .1
Dallas . . ■ H . i r , II.U7
Lulls t ' i t y . 8.60 1 1 .4 1
Bl'k Rock .
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(¡ruminili Courier is improving.
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Falls City. 9.30 1.25
Dallas . . . 10.10 2.00
Salem . , . 1 1 .
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C a le tta r—(Davi l o i s
Mas. T« m . Wed. Than. Fri.
$3 2.00 U p
Sold on small monthly pay
New records always in
KILLED BY LOG TRAIN
J m s Russell, Engineer on* 10-Spot'
Foil Under Runaway Train and
Jolm Beozley of Baleni wax in
Was Instantly Killed
t< wo Kntutdav.
Jess Russell, engineer on the
Minx Vola Selig wax a I’ortlanil
! “ 10-Spot" fo r the Spaulding log
vixilor la»t week,
gin g company was Instantly kill
Mrx. Pfandhoefcr of Salim wax
ed Thursday afternoon at about
a visitor hern Friday.
15 o ’clock on the railroad four
I.oo Fry hnx gone to eastern i miles west o f Ulack Rock.
Mr. Russell with the rest o f
Idaho for tliu summer.
Mrx. Parxons in visiting her the crew, started from the roll
| way with five cars loaded with
parents, Mr and Mra. Water«.
logs. When they reached the re-
Bis late on Bridge street. «120 gular stopping place, which was
if sold noon. F. K. Hubbard.
on a 8teep grade, the engineer
Mix« KIU Mc-hrling ix home from pUt on the brakeB, but the wheels
the Dalian hospital doing nice y.
,,f the engine and carsBlid on the
Mix» Pearl Titus visited friend« rails.
1 he train was running at
at Salem last Saturday and Hun- the rate o f forty miles an hour,
and first one car and then another
began to derail. The fireman,
Arthur Vernal I
wax visiting Wm. Lents jumped from the en-
frieml« in Falls City Saturday and, Nine on the left side ° f t h e track
and landed safely. The train
had run a distance o f 100 yards
Several of the Advent brethren w hen Russell leaped from the
nr« attending the cauip meeting in engine on the right side o f the
track. On the right side o f the
track is a high bank and when
Mr». Esther Montgomery ha« re- M r RuB8e|| j 1)mped he landed on
turned from a two week'« outing »t the bank and was overbalanced
and fell backwark, his head was
Mr«. W. A. Percy entertained severed from the body by the
wheels o f the cars. The engine
three of the school teacher« at «up went down the track fo r some
per last wetk.
distance and stopped, and was
FOR R E N T — 7-room house with found to be under a full compres
hath, 110 per month, äee Dohle sion o f steam.
When the fireman, Wm. Lents
at Barber Shop.”
came up he found Russell lyin g
Little Susie Estey »pent Salur by the side o f the rails and his
day and Sunday in Dallas witli her head in the middle o f the track,
teacher, Mi el Phillips.
He ran to where the brakeman,
Fresh Bread,Cakes,Cookie», P.es, 1 H. ’Vinmn was iand they re-
and other bakery good», every day
the accident to the super-
Mr. and Mrs. Clement of Colon,
Mich., are vieiting at the home of
their «on, G. O Clement.
Elder W. A. Walter left Friday
morning for Woodburn to Attend
uuarierly meeting at that place.
A. F. Courier left on Wednesday
morning for Montana where he goes
with a view o f taking a homestead.
Mrs. Averill who spent the win
ter with her sister, Mrs. Chamber
lain lias returned to her home in
The piston of the steam lift of
the edger at the m ill broke Thurs
day. The mill strut down for the
day for repairs.
G. O. Clement went to Portland
Friday in meet his father and
mother of Michigan who are on
their way lo attend the Exposition
in Han Francisco.
The gamo of hall scheduled for
lant Sunday at the park In^tween
the Salem Motor C ycle Club ami
the Falls City team was called off
on account of rain.
‘" u e M y
was taken np and
brought to this city on a flatcar.
The coroner R. L. Champman o f
Dallas was notified and came im-
m ediately and held an inquest
over the body at the depot. A
verdict was not arrived at that
" ¡ » f t and the body WM taken to
Dallas in an ambulance.
The deceased had been an en
gineer fo r many years and had
worked in different camps until
coming to Black Rock about fii-
teen years ago- H e was an effic
ient engineman and Lad had sev
eral runaways at this identical
place, but had always stayed
with the engine, In one o f the
runaways the engine turned over
with him, but he escaped injury.
Years ago his brother was killed
over on the B ig Luckiamute by
a fallin g tree,
Mr. Russell was unmarried and
leaves a father and mother and
several brothers to mourn his
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Met With Serious Accident
FISHING SEASON OPEN
We carry a complete line of
FISHING T A C K L E
Fishing and Hunting License For Sale.
Get an Electric mixed milk drink at
in a very sloppy condition.
Ellis’ , it tastes differnt.
Mrs. H. C. Brown left Thursday
morning for Presque Isle, Maine
where she was called on account of
the serious illness of her father,
Donald McEacheion. Mr. Brown
accompanied her as far as Salem,
The Oregonian is authority for
thestatem entth.it F. J. Hteveiw
has opened a goat dairy at Port-
laud for the purposo of furnishing
milk for bihies. The ‘ 'storks"
mnst be flving rather low in that
Irving Matthews has made a
proposition to the city counci to
withdraw nil opposition to the
right of way along the footbridge
CANDY, Pure and Fresh, at
across the Luckiamute in consider-
ation of $150 and the city paying
all accrued costs in the suit
Dr. W . L. H o llo w a y
C H IR O P R A C T IC
OF DALLAS, ORB.
WILL BE AT FALLS CITY HOTEL
MONDAY. WEDNESDAY AND
FRIDAY EACH WEEK
A ll chronic and acute diseases
treated. I f you are afflicted with
any ailment call and w e w ill talk
All dog tax must be paid im
P at M urphy ,
bevel gears that runs the rolls
that carries the lumber to the re
saw. He and another boy w ere
scuffling and Ouderkirk in an ef-
fort to brace himself grasped at
the housing about the gear, but
got his hand too fa r under and
the cogs caught his fingers draw-
ing his hand and arm into its cruel
jaws. The machinery was stop-
P®d as soon as possible but it could
not be backed up and it was neces-
sary to take the machinery apart
before he could be released. He
was taken to the hospital at Dallas
immediately where his arm was
amputated just below the elbow,
He is getting along very nicely at
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... ^ ecl, .1S, the ,e. ^eSi
Ouderkirk and is about 19 years
Bfiore you buy a
Do h i ^
[ I t is.denied that he was wrest-
W orth” of material, let me show ling at the time o f the accident,
you my new National Spring and The above is as told to us. — Ed.]
Summer line o f Silk Dress Goods,
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Silk and Cotton Fabrics, Dress
Dr. Lowe says that price does not
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mean value. The price of glasses
Linen«, Embroidered Voiles,
rg- give8 title to them only. Glasses,
andies and Rice Cloths.
without knowledge and service back
Falls City Millinery Co. cf them, are worth only the cost of
W hy be bothered with two raw material. Your eyes are worth
pairs of glasses? Call at more money than most of us pos-
sess. W hy take chances: Service
Falls City Hotel. \\ ednesday.June come8 firgt wjth him. His more
2, and have Dr. Lowe show you the than 23 years experience makes
new glasses with which you can him a safe man for you to consult,
see all distances. He guarantees He will be in Falls City Wednes-
June 2. Consult him,
all Ilia glasses to satisfy, whether i
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they cost $2 or more. Scores of j Mrs. Chapin and daughter Mil-
Polk County references.
dred were Dallas visitors Friday.
WE CTOSE AT 8:30 O'CLOCK P. M , EXCEPT SATURDAYS.
J. C. T A L B O T T A, CO.
R. E. W illiam s , M. L. T hompson . W. F. N ichols ,
R .G . W hite ,
Bank o f Falls City
P alls C it y , P olk C ounty . O kboon
Does a General Banking Business.
In terest Paid on Tim e
Exchange sold on al! points in the U nited States.
N otary Public officially connected w ith the Bank.
There will he special Memorial
Services at the Christian church
on next Lord's Day at 11 A. M.
Theme— ‘ ‘Our Heroic Deed.”
Members of the G. A. R., and all
others are cordially Invited to at
B. L. H icks , Pastor.
The year’s work in the Falls
City school will close Friday Digbt
June 3, with the graduating exer
cises at Wagner’s H all commenc
ing at 8:00 o’clock. An address
will be given by M. S. Pittman.
These exercises w ill be followed
by a comedy, “ The Senior.” A d
mission 15 and 25 cents.
The Baccalaureate sermon will
be preached Sunday night, May
30 at 8:00 o’clock by Rev. M. A.
Free Methodist Church
Sunday School 10:00 A. M.
Preaching 11:00 A. M.
Class meeting 12:00 P. M.
Evening service 8:00.
H. A. W alter , Pastor.
Conrad Cockerline, Edith John
son, Mildred Chapin, Hanvey Deal,
Loraine H aley, Fay W ells, Helen
Dr. W. L. Holloway will l.e at
the Falls City Hotel all day Mon
day, Wednesday and Friday o f man, Winfield Johnson, Geo. Otte,
The following teachers and em
ployees have been selected: O. Elle,
manual training; Mildred Hall,
domestic art and sciences; Edith
School closed May 14; did not Johnston has been selected to fill
haie any graduating exercises as the position formerly occupied by
the graduates expect to go to Rick- Miss Ella Mehrling. H. BedieDt,
reall to receive thtir diplomas.
The rain has been a great help
to the farmers but we will be glad
to see 3ome sunshine again.
Mrs. Travis spent the past two
week's with her daughter, Mrs.
Barnhart and family.
Mrs. McDonald is on the sick
('has. Hartung and
Tuesday afternoon shortly be list.
ll. rock morton motored to
or - . fore
w histle blew fo r quitting
Vernon Murphy has the mumps.
land Sunday, returning Tuesday L jme Cecil Ouderkirk got his left
evening. I hey found the roads ^
an(J arm crushed in the
Lambert Moffett visited
father a short time ago.
Miss Edith Barnhart is at home
helping with the spring work.
B U C K ROCK ITEMS
A Social Affair
The Women of Woodcraft were
entertained at the home of Mrs.
I. G. Singleton Wednesday after
noon. From three to five o’clock.
A large crowd of ladies were pres
ent, among them Mrs. Wade of
Portland. Refreshments were serv
ed and the time wa9 spent with
music and readings. A delightful
time was had by all present.
The ladies departed at five
o’clock thanking their hostess for
a pleasant afternoon. Mrs. Single
ton is a charming lady and enter
tains her friends with the same
manner. Her beautiful home was
decorated with roses and maiden
hair ferns. W hile her life is a
very busy one, she always finds
time to be pleasant to her friends
and give them a good hearty wel
Quite a serious accident happen
ed to Berl O'Brien last Thursday
He was working at Balderee’s and
full on an ax, cutting off the first
G rove Sentinel
finger on his left hand. He wert
boasts o f a Jersey cow in that
to the hospital at Dallas.
bailwick that gives 24 pounds o f
Gertie Gibson left for Scio last milk per day that tests 8% never
goin g below 6%. Th e test o f 8%
Saturday for a month’s visit.
is good but the yield in quantity
Mrs. Ellis of Balderee's camp
is poor. There are plenty o f
was taken with an attack of appen cows in this part o f the moral
dicitis Monday night. She was vineyard that will test 6% and
taken to the hospital at Dallas upward and 32 to 38 pounds per
day which outclasses in yield o f
butter fa t even a i a low er test.
When you want the real thing
come to Falls City.
Mrs. Clara Em m itt and Mr.
S. R. Skeels w ere m arried Thurs
day o f last week at Salem by the
Rev. Mr. F. T. P o rter o f the F irst
Mrs. Skeels has lived in Falls
C ity fo r the past 15 years.
Mr. Skeels has been a citizen
o f this city and vicinity fo r many
years and has taught school fo r
a number o f years and is at the
present tim e engaged in the real
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Lost a gray mare, weight about
900-pounds, last heard of about 8
miles out on valley road; piece of
sack tied to right front foot. Please
notify T. C. Thomas, Rocca, Or.
Henry Kneebone got into an al
tercation with his gasolene eDgine
Thursday and got his left hand
considerably skinned up. He was
lucky to lose no fingers.