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FALLS CITY NEWS
KALLS CITY OREGON. SATURDAY. NOVEMBER 11. 191«
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boys, the physician went West,
This was in 1*43.
Woodrow Wilson was re-elect
Much history is connected with ed President o f the United States.
the Dashiell place. The house, Oregon remained true to her
built in 1835, still stands. In it colors in spite o f the “ He kept
were entertained at different times us out o f war”
Henry Clay, President Zachary Democrats are feeling very hilar
Taylor, George D. Prentice and ious over the election, as it is
other Kentucky notables. The right they should, but listen for
monument, dedicated by two doleful sounds from these same
Ixniisville pastors, has the follow Democrats after, the European
Sixteen cement men, some o f waa the understanding,
war closes. Let them rejoice
them millionires, the chief offi-
There should be no price com-
“ Erected to the Memory o f Mv while they may. Eat, drink and
Mother, Mrs. D. W. DashieH, the be merry for there will come a
cials o f every im|>ortant cement petition.
manufacturing concern on the
the Washington companies Beautiful Lady on the Hill.”
time when they will pull their
Pacific coast, face prosecution to should keep out o f Oregon and
belts yet a little tighter. So
long as the United States can
day as the result o f indictments ( ahfornia.
furnish food to feed and ammun-
which have been returned by the
*he Northern California group
tion to kill the hordes across the
federal grand jury, charging shouldn’ t touch Washington, but
waters, times will be good in cer
Firm Placing Advertisement aleo in tain localities, but woe unto the
them with combination in re- could have part o f Oregon,
straint o f trade in the nriraniza-
*he Southern California com-
workers and the farmers when
Court to a Tune of 1 4 ,0 0 0
(his war ends.
tion and operation o f an air-tight P*ny should keep to itself,
The three Washington compan-
For the alleged false impression
VOTE AT FALLS CITY
The arrest o f the following i«* »P*'t the state into territories conveyed in a quarter-page ad*
and operated each in ity own vertisement in the Portland Jour President
magnates is expected:
S W. R W. N.l. S i
nal August 25, 1916, damages of Wilson
R. T. Hutchart, president, and corner.
“ To keep up the semblance o f $4000 are asked in a suit filed in Hughes
Clark M. Moore, sales manager
explained M r . the Circuit Court yesterday by the Benson
o f the Oregon Portland Cement competition,”
company, o f Oswego and Port Goldstein this morning. “ They
The action is brought against Congrats
operated with collusive bids. I f Alex Friedman, butcher; Harry
Henry Cowell, president, and somebody over in Vancouver. Marcus, C. S. Jackson and the Weatherford 37
W. H. George, secretary, o f the Wash., wanted cement the Port- Journal
Cowell Portland Cement com-1 'and company couldn’t sell it to Friedman conducted the Seattle COUNTY
Meat Market, having a stall in
pany, o f Cowell and San Francis- them. It had to be shipped the
down from Seattle. I f they ask- Market prior to August 25.
F. G. Drum, president; R. B.
for bids in Vancouver, o f
The objectionable advertisement
Henderson, treasurer, and Frank ‘ ourse several companies might of that day told o f his removal
W. Erlin, general manager, o f ; bid, but first they would tele- from the market, and was word
the Pacific Portland Cement com- Phone up to Seattle, find out
reader might conclude that it was Treaaurar
pany, consolidated, o f Cement Seattle prices, and add 10 to .1" t h e
Market that had moved, it is al Simonton
and San Francisco. Cal.
<*nta to that amount.
William G. Henshaw. president.
“ We have evidence in the form leged.
and T y ler Henshaw. vice pres- o f bids turned in on work to the
ident o f the Riverside Portland army engineers, the Celilo canal. j-H -H -H -t-H -l-l-H -l-l-H -M -M -l-H -H -f-t i 1-1 -I I t -l -H I -1-H -l-HH H -l I -H ; ;
Cement company, o f Riverside *-he city and the county, which
and San Francisco. Cal.
“ how that time after time the
George T. Cameron, president, whole price schedule was fixed.”
and Fred H. Muhs. manager, o f
The defendants, if found guilty
Only O m Night
both the Santa Cruz Portland Ce- are subject to a fine not exceed-
ment company, o f Davenport, ,nK 45000, or by imprisonment in
Falls City News One year,
Cal., and o f the Standard Port- J®il /not penitentiary) not ex
land Cement corporation o f Napa ceeding one year, or by both
Evening Telegram, Three months
Junction and San Francisco, Cal. such hue and imprisonment, in
The leading Republican paper in the State.
John C. Eden, president, and the discretion o f the court. Bail
As A. Sutherland, treasurer, o f has been fixed at $2500 in each
1 .0 0 ::
Rural Spirit, One year
the Superior Portland Cement |°ase.
Lv. PO RTLAND 8:20 A. M.
A weekly for the farmer and stockman.
Ar. SAN FRANCISCO 550 P. M.
comptyjy, o f Concrete and Seattle.
S TA N D AR D A N D TOURIST SLEEPING CARS
Poultry Life, One year
A. F. ('oats, president, o f the
STEEL COACHES . D IN IN G CAR
Devoted to progressive poul
poultry culture in the
Washington Portland Cement
company, o f Concrete and Seat
Son Roturns After 70 Years to Mark
Oravo With Monument
agent, and W. P. Cameron, gen
eral manager, of the Olympic
Iouisvillr. Ky., Nov. 4. —R. I*
Portland Cement company, a Dashiel, a native o f Lousvillc and
British and Canadian concern, o f now a resident o f Dallas. Or.,
TWO OTHER DAILY TRAINS
Bellingham and Seattle, Wash.
came here after an absence o f 70
Combination Is Alleged.
years to honor the memory o f his
The indictment was returned 1 mother, “ tbe beautiful lady on the
Lv 3:50 p. m
lv. 8:00 p. m.
October 27, but was kept secret hill,” and has now returned to his
until today. It charges that an western home after attending the
airtight combination whereby j dedication o f a monument to his
CONFECTIONS FOR ALL EASTERN AND
prices were fixed and territory mother on the old burying ground
assigned, was formed by these o f the Dash fell family,
companies in August, 1914. For
For two vreeks Mr. Dashiel], old
Ask locil Agent (or Information
more than a year secret agents and gray-bearded, superintended
JOHN M. SCOTT. General Passenger Agent. Pbrtland
o f the department o f justice have excavation on the site of the cem
been digging into the case. It etery o f 70 years ago, which later
took 10 days to present the evi was the site o f a fort built by
dence they had compiled to the General Don Carlos Buell at the
approach o f B ragg’s troops from
The case was originally pre the South. The old man confided
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sented by United States District his secret to none o f the residents
Attorney Clarence L. Reames, o f the vicinity, hence aroused
W H E N BUYING
but he was called south to con much curiosity. A t the end of
duct the prosecution o f the San that time there was excavated the
Francisco land fraud cases right remains believed to be those o f his
in the middle o f things, and As mother, Mrs. D. W . Dashiell.
sistant Federal Attorney Barnett
The expense o f the trip, location,
H. Goldstein took charge o f a f exc.-ivation and monument was
fairs and drew the indictment.
borne jointly by Mr. Dashiell and
GOO D S H O E S , L A T E S T S TY L E 8 ,
The state o f affairs, summar his brother, Dr. D. W. Dashiell, a
A T L O W E 8 T P R IO E S FOR C A S H .
ized ftom the indictment and Mr. noted physician in the early days
Goldstein’s explanation, approxi o f Kentucky. When the Oregon
MRS I. FORSHEY
FAILS CITY. OREOON.
mately is this:
ma n was only six years old his
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mother, the central figure in the
Trust It Aooomplithtd.
Prior to 1911 there were only fa mous old play. “ The Beautiful
five cement companies on the Lady on the h'jll,” and said to
have been one o f the most beauti
Then came the establishment ful women in Kentucky, died. She
o f the Superior company, and the was buried in the orchard near
Reports from the county show
Washington company in Seattle. the old Dashiell place and a mass
the Democrats elected the
That was the end o f peace. The if e brick wall, 40 feet square, was
clerk, school superintend
Washington concern went after built around the burying ground.
ent and district attorney.
business rough shod, and the toes A year later, taking his two little
o f the California companies were
sorely trampled. This situation
continued until after the Olympic
company started up at Belling
In August, 1914, after the re-
Combination In Restraint of Trade 1 organization o f the Portland com
j pany, but before it began turn
Charged Against Western
ing out goods, the officials o f all
the companies came to an under
standing. This, it is alleged,
IN THE TOILS
D ry Gw ods.
JOURNAL SUED FOR AO
and Gr( iceries from
SELIG’S. Cash Price Store,
“ Meeting and Beating Competition” .
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We now have a nice fresh stock of
staple groceries that we invite you
to call and examine.
SHOES AND LOGGERS’ SUPPLIES
Shoes for everyone, and especially
for the man who needs something to
stand hard usage.
Falls City Logging & Lumber Co.
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Our store is now re-arrainged and
we are prepared to serve you with
the best in our line.