The Maupin Times Published Every Thursday at Maupin, Oregon, Jessiline E. Morrison, Publisher Subscription: One Year $1.50, Six Months 75cts, Three Months 50c Entered as second class mail matter September 2, 1914. at the post office at Maupin, Oregon, under the Act of March 3, 1879. Meet you Friends at Harpham Hotel or Confectionery Something good to eat HOTEL Something good to drink Confectionery Best of Candies eed Wheat AT 11 Woodcock Bros.' Mi ORDER EARLY BLACRSMITHING I have opened a blacksmith shop for all around blacksmithing at my old stand opposite Woodcock's mill and am prepared to do work at reasonable rates. A. F. MARTIN or r Z2 Ul "WW i 'AV ItYS .-.i.ti.,V, V Grain Farmers Know the Oliver 19-B Gang for Its Sterling Performance Long, powerful levers, high clearance, and adjustable cut adapted to hard or soft soils have made the Oliver 19-B Gang Plow of plows throughout the Northwest. , The work of this plow, with its shifting clevis, and its evenly plowed, square corners is a joy to thorough farmers. We want to show you this Oliver plow that , is so ideally suited to our conditions. R. E. WILSON CO. Oak Grove Cattle Associa tion Take Notice. The undersigned is going to cultivate and plant crops on the NJ of the SWi and the Ei of the NWi section 3 T. 6 S. R. 11 E. W. M. Poison spray will be used to eradicate pests. You are hereby notified to herd your stock off the above described property, or restore the fence you willfully, maliciously, and feloniously destroyed while 'said property was held by you under lease and in your possesion. A. M. Daniels Paint A bisiinMshes Warning Notice ' As garden plapting' time is at hand all those having chickens running at large within the town limits will save themselves trouble and their neighbors much anoyance by keeping them up. The city marshal has in structions to enforce the "chick en ordinance' which requires chickens to be cooped up. CITY COUNCIL. Your Home A. C. Martin constructed some ready-cut sheep corrals at the Tum-A-Lum yard the first of the week for Connolly's ranch. Ine war against disease goes on, After long and tedious effort the germ of Spanish inflenza has been isolated. This is a long step forward in the scientific study of the malady; but the next step, that of finding an effective antitoxin, is longer still Smallpox, diphtheria, and typ hoid "have yeilded to the test tubes and cultures of the bacteri ologist, and even leprosy, we are told, now has a specific. Possi bly influenza will be the next to the self-sacrificing men who hold their position on humanity's fir ing line. Keview and Herald. iOOD paint makes the difference between a house M'hich inspires pride and a house dull and characterless between snowing a property off and showing it up between an in vestment and a liability. Good paint not only beautifies, but prererves shielding against moist ure, weather and decay. liCMEQUALIff HOUSE PAINT is that kind good paint, good measure and no disappointment after using. We carry it. Many 'shades. You'll save money by using it. v Protect your porch floors and steps with Acme Quality Veranda Floor' Paint. R. E. Wilson Co., Maupin, Ore. etc. In all, the service which the Knights plan to run for some years yet at economical cost reaches individually every man in the hospital. In addition the Knights through the American egion, have provided cash aid to the' thousands of tubercular veterans not hospitalizes Daily American Tribune. Oranges! Fine large sweet ones at Shattucks. Special this week at 60 cents per dozen. "Eat Oranges for Health". Latest tailored hats at R. E. Wilson Co's. A Frst Class Farm A First Class Location on First Class Terms at Fifth Class Price Get Particulars II. L. MORRIS K. of C. Help Veterans Supreme office issues chart which makes plain the extension work carried on by the organiza tion in behalf of about 30,000 un fortunates. How more than $100,000 per month is spent by the hoSpitaliza tion bureau of the Knights of Columbus for the benefit of the approximately 30,000 disabled .veterans of all demoninations who remain living memories of America's participation in the war is made plain by a chart issued bv the Supreme office of the K. of C. from New Haven, Conn. The Knights hospital work comes under three main divisions Entertainment;, Distribution of creature comforts and personal service, and each division sup plies a need felt by the disabled mtn. There is a fourth division technical training exemplified principally by the maintenance of the toy-factory at St Eliza beth3 hospital, Washington, D C-, where hundreds of badly al'-sbocked men, many of them nraculy hopeless cases, are taught how toTake tos through the year for the Chi.'.' mas season. Every month in the four hun dred hospitals served by the 165 experienced K. of C. secretaries moving pictures, vaudeville and boxing and wrestling exibitions are provided by the Knights, the hospitals containing . the largest number of men, as in New York, Chicago and the other large cities, San Francisco etc., naturally receiving the greater number of entertainment Almost every day the K. of C. secretaries distribute large quan tities of free creature comforts, cigarettes, candy, toilet articles, etc., to the men, as the Knights did in the camps and at the front during the war. The feature of personal service is the personal attention which the K. of C. hospital, workers give the men, running errands, shaving those unable to shave themselves, writing letters, at tending to compensation claims, NOTICE OF CONTEST Department of the Interior U. S. Land Office at The Dalles, Ore gon, February, 10, 1923. To Lewis S. Williams, of Wapinitia, Oregon, Cdntestee: You are hereby notified that Earl L. Birchard who gives Maupin, Oregon, as his post office address, did on February 6, 1923, file in this office his duly corrobo rated abplication to contest and secure the cancellation of your homestead Serial No. 022150, made July 12, 1921, for Lots 3, 4, 5, 6, BEl-4swl-4, SEl-4NE1-4, NB1-4SE1-4, Sec. 18, Lots 1, 2, 3, Section 19, Township 6 south, Range 12 east, Willamette Meridian, and as grounds for his contest he alleges that said Lewis S. Williams has never establish residence on the land; that said Lewis.S.Williamsisnot now in the military or naval forces of the United States and has not been in the military or naval forces of the United States since filing on the land. You are theretore further notified that the said allegations will be taken as confessed, and your said entry will be cancelled without further right to be heard, either before this office or on appeal, if you fail to file in this office within 20 days from the t UUKTH pub lication of this notice as shown below, your answer, under oath, Bpecihcally responding to these allegations ot con test, together with due proof that you have Berved a copy of your answer on the said contestant either in person or by registered mail. Kou should state in your answer the name of the postoffice :o which you de sire future notices to be sent to you. J. W. nonnellv, Kegister. Date of first publication Feb. 22, 1923. " second " Mar. 1, 1923. " third " " 8, 1923. " fourth " . " 15, 1923. Notice Came to my place one steer calf (short yearling) no marks or brands. One can have same by proving property and settling for this adv.-R. W. McCorkle. Legion Doings Maupin Post 73 meets every first and third Mondays of each month. BE THERE. Ex-service man ure you a member, if not why? All visiting mem bers are cordially invited. J. Chalmers Com. A. E. Majtiew Adj. New Today- Three rooms to let B.'F. Cook. For Sale 1 Fanning mill with sacker, almost new cream sepa rator, 1 Vaughn Drag saw, cut almost 125 cords wood. Write H. Wood, Maupin Ore. For Sale One span mares com ing 4 and 5, halter broke weight 1250-S.G. Ledford, Wamic. For Sale Eleven pipe feede pigs will weigh about 125 lbs. One coming five year old Registered Aberdeen Angus Bull Bruce Bothwell. NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION Department Pf the Interior ' U. S. Land Otlice at Thepalles, Orcr gon, March 15ih, 1923. Notice is hereby triven that William II. Shelly . i. . . . XT In v,onilfn ucgon. wno on iov. in, 1919. made Homester f-iury for swl-4SEl-4, section z&, bti-awi-, ,i.9mi?i d sect. onCT.Towrisnipo souui, u.rc lScnaf wi nmeite ienum i, ijhs diorf nnti.'H of Intention to make final proof, to establish claim to the land above described, before Register and RocoivPiv United States L,una uince, The lialles, Oregon, on the 25th day of April, 1HS3. C, aimant names as witnesses: r. t. Conroy, A. .J. Conroy, Mary (.onroy, allot snaiHko, (iregon, jonn juamoii, Maupin, Oregon. J. W. Donnelly, Kt-guter. NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION Department of the Interior U, S. Land Office at The Dallas, Ore gon. March 6, 1923. Notice is hereby given that Waldo L. Fischer of Maupin, Oregon, who on Nov. 20, 1920. made Homestead Entry, Mo. 0220S9, for Lots 3, 4. El-2wl-2, section 31. T 5 s, R 14 E, Lots 1. 2, 3, 4, BEl-4, NEl-4, section B, and Lots ii, 4, section 5. of Township 6, south, Range 14 East Willamette Meridian, has filed notice of intention to make three year proof, to establish claim to the land above described, before F. D. Stuart. United t-tates Commissioner, at Maupin Oregon, on the 21th day of April, 1923. Claimant names as witnesses: B. F. Turner, Geo. Moss, H. D. Hollis, Hen ry Richardson, all of Maupin, Oregon. J. W, Donnelly, Register. In the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon for Wasco County. , B.A. Kliks, : ) Plaintiff, Notice vs. ) of Joseph iraxtle, H,d Traxtle, Everett A V Sheriffs Nelson and Nellie Nel ) Sale son, his wile, Grace Nelson, a minor and j Elmer Nelson, a minor j Defendants. ) Bv virtue of an execution is sued out of the above entitled cause and Court, dated March 13th, 1923, to the undersigned Sheriff of Wasco County, direct ed, based upon that certain judgment order, decree and or der of sale, made in the above entitled cause and Court, dated March 9, 1923, wherein it was adjudged and decreed that the plaintitt, is. A. Kilks, recover from the defendant, Joseph Traxtle, the sum of $548.57, with interest at 10 per cent per annum; plus the following sums witn interest at b per cent per annum, to-wit: lhe sum ot $111.03, taxes advanced, plus the sum of $75.00 as plaintiff's reasonable attorney fees, and the costs and disbursements taxed at $30.80, all of which sums bear interest from the date of said decree, March 9, 1923; and further, said Writ commanded me to make sale of the following described real property, to-wit: The Southwest quarter of the Northwest Quarter and the Northwest Quarter of the South west Quarter of Section 26, and the South Half of the Northeast Quarter and the North Half of the Southeast Quarter of Section 27, all in Township 3 South of Range 12, East of the' Willamette Meridian in Wasco uounty, Ure gon, containing 241) acres. Now therefore, by virtue of said execution, said Judgment Order, Decree and Order of Sale and in compliance with the com mands of said Writ, I will, on Friday, April L0, li'23, at 10:00 o clock A. M. at the east rront door of the Wasco County Court House, at The Dalles, -Oregon sell at public auction, subject to redemption, to the highest bidder for cash in hand, all the right title and interest which any of the within named 'defendants and each of them, had on Febru ary J5, 1913, the data 0f the mortgage nerein rorec )sed, or since that date, had in or to the above described real property or any part thereof, in order to satisfy said execution, judgment order, and decrpe, interest, costs ,i ' ' Dated March 13, 1923. Levi Chrisman, Sheriff of Waseo County, Oregon NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION Department of the Interior U. S. Land Office at The Dalles, Ore- ' gon, Marcn, b, rj23. Notice is hereby given that, Albert E. Troutman, of Maupin, Oregon, who on October 20, 1920, made Additional Homestead entry No. 016942 for El-2swl-4, section WI-2NE1-4, E1-2NW1-4. Lot 2. NEl- 4swl-4, Section 18 Township 6 south, Range 14 Last, Willamette Meridian, has filed notice of intention to make three year proof, to establish claim to the land above described, before F. D. Stuart. U. S. Commissioner, at Maupin, Oregon, on the 17th day of April, 1923. Claimant names as witnesses: E. J. Fischer, W. L. Fischer, Henry Rich ardson, B. F. Turner, all of Maupin, Oregon. J. W. Donnelly, Register. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON FOR WASCO COUNTY. George E. Penny i and Martha E. Pen-1 ny, Plaintiffs, i vs. - SUMMONDS John Wittliff and Anna Wittliff, Hen ry Wittliff,. a minor i Walter Wittliff, a' minor, Florence Wittliff, a minor, and Wilbur Wittliff, a', minor, Defendants; To John Wittliff, defendant above named; " In the name of the State of Oregon; You are hereby required to appear and answer the complaint of the plaintiff, within six weeks trom the date at the first publi cation of this summons, and if you fail so to appear and answer Plaintiff's complaint then the Plaintiffs will apply to the Court herein for the .relief demanded in Plaintiff's complaint, to-wit: A judgment against John Wittliff and Anna Wittliff for the sum of $600 with interest thereon at the rate of 7 per cent per annum from April itjth, 1920 for the sum of $120.00 taxes paid . on mortgaged premises, and for $100.00 attorney fees, and Plaintiff's costs and disburs ments. That the mortgage executed by yourself and Anna Wittliff to the Plaintiffs herein be fore closed, and that the premises mentioned therein, to-wit; Nl-2 of se1-4 of Nwl-4 of Sec. 21, Td. 1 N. R. 13, E. W. M. and lots D, E. and F in Block 69 of Fort Dalles Millitary Reservation to Dalles City and swl-4 of se1-4 of Sec, 1, Tp. 1 N. R. 12 E. W. M.. be sold and the proceeds thereof be applied in Satisfaction of NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING All persons axe hereby notified to file their objections, if any, to the fhal account ot the administrator oX ,(i restate ot William ti. iarlow. on or before April 7, 1923, at 10:00 A. J., which U the time fixed by the Courty Court of Wasco County, Oregon ftr the settlement of said final accowt, and the County Court chambers) in Dalles City, Oregon is the place tiJfd for hearing said account. J Charles N. Farlow, Administral". Frank G. Dick, Atty. ( Plaintiff's judgment and that any surplus after the payment of Plaintiff's claim be paid to Anna Wittliff, Henry Wittliff, Florence Wittliff and Wilbur Wittliff, and, for such other and further relief as to the Court shall seem meet and proper, This summons is served upon you by pub)icatipn for a term of six consecutive weeks, by order of the Hon. Fred W. Wilson, Circuit Judge, dated February 1, 9ta. Date of first publication Feb ruary 1, 1923. Date of last publication March 15, 1923. J. W. Allen, Attorney for Plaintiffs. Residence and P. O. Address, The Dalles, Oregon.