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MAUPIN, OREGON, THURSDAY, MARCH 6, 1930
THE MAUPIW HI
Notes Gathered Anent
hi Comet,, and Cub left fur the
tournament at 0:45 laat Saturday,
in tht Criterion bus, with Mr. Wil
ton at tht wheel.
On the way.Alta wag picked up
at tht road leading t0 Oak Springs
and tht but rambled on until Tygh
Valley waa reached, where another
passtnger, Nina, boarded for the
Tht tlma waa pared in playing
card, and ilnglng, while Nova and
Richard accompanied tht tongs on
tht harp and tht banjo-uke.
When tht noon hour arrived the
Maupin playert were dining at the
' After leaving the restaurant me
of the Maupinitcs went up to the
High ichool and Indulged in cheer
ing for tht neighboring team;
then tnjoyed tht Granada, while
Kenneth, Glenn, and Albert visited
tht Oregon iriatorlcal Museum to
tee Indian relict and old gun.
Charlea Bothwell and Mr. DeVoe
vlalted tht library. Tht shoe thin
hig j hop and store were visited, and
variout purchase! wert made. Beth
pent tht greater part of the after
noon with her grandmother.
About 6:15 the bus waa filled and
the restaurant was again (ought.
After the evening meal everyone
went up the High school where they
were greeted by bolted doom, but
tht Cornell aurreeded in getting
drtaied and being on the floor at
the appointed time of 7,30 p. m.
Rooting wa the main feature of the
evening, aa the local Dalles student
exhibited the real skill of a practis
ed yell leader and held the fans at
a high point of enthusiasm. Mr .
DeVot took a delegation constating
of Mesdamei Wilson, Hedin and We
berg, to witness the games. Cecil
Woodcock and 'Kenneth Snodgrav
and Helen Weberg were present to
cheer tht hom teams.
The bus reached Maupin at 12:35
a. m. after a fine largo day. The
expenses of the trip were approxi
The basketball tournament, which
waa held at The Dalles last Satur
day, resulted In a double victory for
WaplnKIa and Tho Dalles Hi
Fresmen team played the first game
at 10:30. The Daller HI had the long
end of the score at the close of the
game 20 to 15.
The Mosler and Dufur girls started
of? the afternoon at 1:30 with a 64
to 5 victory for Mosier.
Dufur then played The Dalles
Fresmmen. Strausser and Feltch
were high point men for Dufur. Score
Maupin and Mosler boys then
cla hed. The game waa close and
exciting. At the end of tho last
half the score was tied 14 to 14.
An additional three minutes was
given to play off the tie and It re
suited In a victory for Mosier.
Greene Maupin looped seven
point! toward the fifteen. This was
the last" game in the afternoon cs
tion. At 7:30 p. m. Maupin and Moisier
glrli met in a one sided encounter
in which Mosier ran up a score of
87 t0 13 against the comets. The
long and tall Mosier basket-shooter
were Shogren and Holmes.
The 'not game between Dufur and
Mosfcr boys was fast and close and
when the final whistle blew the
scora itool 27 to 25 in favor of
Due to the wcathcronly a small
crowd follewed each team, but at
that the gate receipts amounted to
60.00. Thii wai turned over to tho
Wasco County Athletic association to
be used for track expense, with dl
tributlon of receipts for both track
and tournament to follow the track
' Mr. Black of Parkdale officiated
nt the boys' games, while Mr. Brum
baugh took charge of the girls' games.
The expense -of the referees took
a, third of the gate, although Mr.
Brumbaugh served gratis.
Enlerprite Millet LumHef f 5m'
pany quarters being romodled.
: lona Shell Oil fcompany takes
bptioni on real property here' and
n7. iidbUsb Clint la wit tatiBSt
MAUriN, OREGON. MARCH 0, 1030.
Had It not been for the tourna
ment and equipment purchased,
basketball would have resulted In a
profit for the ichool. The profit
on games here more than covered
the expenses of those played away
from home except for the tourna
ment. The tournament, costing
126.26 and equipment costing $60..
45, ran the aeaaon behind $54.60.
Expendlturea ........ $27.50
Tygh Valley 1
Guarantee $4.75 !
Profit on football $2.65
Receipt ..... $10.60
Deficit $ .1.76
Total Recelpta $66.24
Profit on gamej played here $64.60
Came away from Home
Expenses m- $9.64
Expenses ... $:l.fi3
Expenses . . ; 9.77
Olhar Basketball Costs
Telephone calls $1.75
Total Costa . $119.19
Loss on basketball $54.60
Net returns from Min.trel..$ 98.92
Cash on hBnd Nov. 1 162.58
Profit on football ... 2.65
Loss on basketball $ 54.60
Community tree : 2.10
O. P. Resh & Co 3.01
Tum-A-Lum Lumber Co 4.60
Maupin Drug Store 6.10
Maupin Times 2.16
J. K. GUI & Co 3.60
Shattuck Bros. 3.81
D. D. Wilson 60
Valentine Party 3.23
Ca h on hand Mar. 4, 1930
Total . .. $264.05
SCIENCE CLASS MAKES KITE
The hoys of the Junior science
clan have been making a box kite to
study the effects of air resistance on
plane surfaces. The principles of
ailplane flight were learned in part
by the study of kites,
The kite in 35 inches long by 11
Inches iquare and Is framed with
light windows sash strips. Two
eleven inch sections are covered with
light wrapping paper leaving the
middlo section open."
A box kite is a tailless kite often
u. cd in warfare for obsei-vation pur
poses before the airplane was invent
ed. CO. SUPERINTENDENT SAYS
GET READY FOR TRACK"
A circular from the county super
intendent, Mr. Brumbaugh, an
nounces that the basketball over tht
next inter-school affair is the spring
track meot. It will be held at the
fair ground (at Tygh Valley the
.ame at last year.
The principals will meet 'March 15
to decide on the date for the meet
and on such rules and regulations
as mav be necessary. The data will
' be set, the latter part of April. , :
4-H Clubs Prepare For
' The Clover Blossom Sewing club
met last week at Mrs. Hedin's. Alta,
and Mary gave a demonstration on
hnllr i ft !-v A n.tt.pn nn M,atM.t
Th wiu- I .t,i. uu . vr J
Hedin and practiced on making, a?,?100' f ,ntruct'onl ,in tlhe Pb'H
handkerchief. The work by the old- 4 " tnH?T UHe- "e has becn etkl
er girls in division II and III will not-? rancher to " ' that
atart in their court until school U;faclowr w" in v,;Ujr econoD?lcal
'lb, 'Health club' met with their
leader Mr. Hampton and handed in
their first health report cards. These
cards T.!il be compared with a fl ftl
ect to bo made just before the close
Tte JMato dug in anxiously
wailing for tho ground to thaw out
it they may I'icni their seed potato.
The TouiUy club members re
ceive! their 'irrt books and are git
ting n aiiy to atart raising la by
CUBS AND COMETS DEFEAT
Last Thursday night tht Cuba
nd Comets met Tygh Valley and
both Cubi and Comet won. The
core for the boys was 40 to nint,
whilt tht girla score waa 13 to seven.
Mr. Poling refereed both garnet
while the new principal of Tygh waa
umpire for both. Both were quick
In decision and the game waa fa t
Charles Bothwell and Glenn Alex
ander acted as forwards for the
Cubs and made most of the baskets.
Lelah Weberg and Mary Greene
threw the baskets for the Comets.
Everyone played fine and all were
satisfied, with tho game. , .
Among those present from Tygh
were: Clair Norval, Mr. and Mrs.
Alfred Brown and Clifford Brown,
Evelyn Olds, Roe Ashley and Hazel
Only two bits was charged for the
double header and the gate receipts
amounted to $11.15.
STUDENT AS WELL AS SPORTS
AT MAUPIN HI
"The Society of Babble" is the
name the public speaking claw has
chosen for its club. The purpose of
this club is to learn all matters con
cerning parlimentary procedure.
In short time a constitution will
be drawn up and officers will be
Freshman, Juniors and Seniors
are reading literature and life, books
one and two respectively. The
Sophomorea are reading American
' The Freshman are fololwing with
interc t "The Specter Bridegroom"
by Irving The Sophomores have
fini-hed reading "Compensation" by
Emerson and have made a good be
ginning on reading "Brute Neigh
bors" by Thoreau.
The cpning' numbers of last Fri-
I day's a sembly program that fine old
English song, "Heave Ho My Lads"
by Godfrey Marks. Old Black Joe.
Dear Evalina, and The Oregon State
Song followed. Clementine, as usual
had a place on the program but a
rollicking ballard entitled "Barnacle
Bill," sung by Glenn, Bo, and Val,
I brought repeated applause. Some
'of the milder portions of the tong
; (a quoted as follows:
iAre you young and handhome eir;
Cried the fair maiden?
I'm old and rough and , dirty and
Said Barnacle Bill the sailor.
Following this number was a trio
consisting of Nova, Lelah and Mabel.
They sang, Oh My Milander, Honu
lulu Blues, and Molly Riley. The
songs were appreciated by all. The
trio is a new and welcome develop,
ment in Maupin rchool singing. The
last number waa a duct by Messrs.
Hampton and Poling. '
The visitors who were ' present
were: Mesdamcs Wilson, Hcdin and
Weberg. The promised to come
(continued on last page)
Qlarno Oil " drilling operations
resumed on well in this place.
Shatluck Bros. Easlabluhej Record
a Agent for Pop-alar Make
f Farm Tractor
atea Shattuck has been a real
i vhwii iivi I'vwcr, n. iraciur injects
!",w"5 'nd'? C0Jnlufi,Ve.f. BTC!Ur
production of land cultivated and at
the tame time doec not cost aa much
to maintain as does hones. Ot course
the Initial cost is higher but when
consideration is given to the greater
capabilities of the tractor then that
cost seems small by comparison of
the work done.
A feature vf. Shattuck Bros,
agency is a service department
There any tractor needjng auch can
be served, as the firm carries all
parte ag well as all took necessary
for repairs on tractors. Bates Shat
tuck is ever willing to take time off
and explain the superiority of the
McConnick-Decring aa wr.ll aa other
machinery made by the International
HIGH SCHOOL VOTED
OUT AT TYGH VALLEY
Voters Killed Proposition at
Election Hold Saturday!
Grade School Later
Tygh Valley voters killed the
High school at that place at an elec
tion held there last Saturday. Next
year will tee only, a grade school
at that place, the pupils now in the
four higher classes having to seek
me other place in which to com
plete their High school course.
We fail to see the wisdom of the
action of the voters. Tygh Valley
has always been known as a good
school center; ha graduates have
made good wherever they went; they
had received the best instruction,
with the exception of a very few
cases, and a number were aet to
complete their studies at Tygh Val
ley. This move will have the effect
of acattering there pupil to o.ther
towns and other schools. It will be
expensive to the parents of such pu
pils and will result in a loss to tho
school fund., of Tygh Valley.
We are sorry to fearn of the action
of Tygh Valley voters but will re
tain the knowledge that experience
is a dear teacher and also that the
patrons of the school at Tygh will
sooner or later realize their error
and make up for it.
WOULD CURB UNFAIR ".;
Conf reiman Summri' Meaaura
Has Support of Secretary Hydo
and Chairman Leggo
Congressman Summers of
ington has introduced a measure
aimed for the suprpession of unfair
practices in the marketing of per
i hablo agricultural products and
has received for ft the approval of
, Secretary of Agriculture .Hyde and
Chairman Legge of thc Federal Farm
.board The bill has also received
thc endorsement of a large number
flf c'o-opreatives, grower organiza
tions and national produce handlers
and by 27 commissioners of agri
cultural. Twcnty-on states, IMr.
Summers said, have similar laws and
organizations of commission deal
ers and jobbers, which at first op
posed national - legislation, have
swung to its support
Auxiliary Card Party
The Auxiliary to the local Legion
will give another of their entertain
ing card parties at the hall on Fri
day night of this week. The auxi
liary parties are always pleasing af
fairs and the coming one will be up
to the standard set by the ladies in
previous like functions.
Sold Ranch Equipment
Ellis Hughes has sold hii ranch
equipment, including machinery,
horses and some cattle, also his
growing crops to a man named
Eaton, Mr. Hughes has been operat
ing a lea ed ranch in Sherman coun
ty and is now looking for another
I piece of farm property to operate.
St. Patrick Was Scot,
Not of Irish Birth
All Irulimcn Reverenco Hi Nam
and Celebrate Hi Birthday
; St. Patrick waa not, as it tho gen
erally understood an Irishman. He
was a Scotchman, having Vn born
near the present town of Dumbarton,
Scotland, although born of Roman
parents. At one lime he was sold in
to slavery to the Irish, later escaping
and going to France and waa edu
cated there. After being elevated
to thc priesthood he was allowed to
return t0 Ireland as a missionary.
being, it is stated, the first of that
calling to teach in the Emerald I-lc.
His birthday will be celebrated in
Maupin on Saturday, Maach 15, by
a dance and supper given by the
ladies of th Catholic Altar society.
V.wi will be furnished by thc
Pritschau five-puce crchestra, lately
from Omaha, Nebraska, a muiictil
orgai ization that us made quiie a
r. y-tation In thine parti since . w
Ing west. For supper the ladies will
scrv'e chicken, a derided departure
from the accepted suppers tuually
served at dances. The ladies are
now eclling tickets for the dance and
are meeting with good success in
TRAPPER'S IDEA OF STYLES
B. C. FulUereon, After Observing
Fashion,' Writes of Thorn
When a girl goes out shopping
This is what she gets;
A lip stick and new silk dre. a
A little shorter yet
A pair of horn rimmed slippers
To wear upon her feet,
And a pair of fine silk stocking
So dress and them will meet.
She will look around a little while
And hit the floor ker-flop,
Then put on her fine silk hose
And roll them, at the top.
She will stand before the mirror
And powder face and no e,
Then go walking up the street
Steeping on her toes,
With a tmile on her face
Aa long as a rope,
With a mouth full of chewing gum
As big as a bar of soap.
R. C. Fulkerson. v
CHURCH GOING IS A HABIT
Tho Practice Work, For Good and
. Should be Followed
Going to church is a habit, one
, that always works for the good of
! those who have formed it Nothing
'but good is heard at church, besides
new slants, on the promises of the
Almighty are obtained. Those who
go to church regularly are alwayu
reeogniied as the community's best
people and are looked up to. A
church has ft civilizing influence on
a community and where no churches
exist things usually hang . on the
ragged edge of lawlessness.
In order to influence people to
acquire . the church going habit and
to inculcate chrt tian ideas in the
young Sabbath schools are maintain
ed. Pnstors render interesting ser
mons and an air of close companion
ship is engendered. The church pro
gram for next Sunday openswith
Sabbath school at 10:00 o'clock,
preaching at 11:30; Bible itudy at
6:30 and evening service . at l'OO.
Wapinitia Sunday program is the
same as that of Maupin, except
there will be no preaching. The
Christian Endeavor meets there at
6:30. Remember that going to
church is a good habit; staying away
is also a habit but a bad habit.
Choose the good and go to church.
Our Public Relational
The following letter received by
a water company in the a Middle
West city indicates that satisfactory
public relations are more difficult
to attain than moat persons think: .
"Dere Water Co.
"I wish you would rend your man
t0 take a leek out of my pipes in
the seller, cause it makes the meater
cost too mutch. , '
"Also while your man is there, I
wish he would take out that meater
and put me in a flat rate meater. I
like that kind better and it don't
cost So mutch.".
Enterprise William A. Widman
purchased Enterrrisj hotel.
Platform Conatructiva and Reaches
Far Fvors Highways and
Farmers' Relief H
Charles Hall of Man hf led, sfatt
senator from Coos and Curry coun
ties, formally announced his candid
dacy throughout Oregon today for
the republican nomination for gov
ernor at thc primaries, May 16. Mr.
Hall said he would file with Secre
tary of state, Hoss, wrlhin the next
At the same time Mr. Hull an
nounced that he would; upport very
definite state-wide politic, including:
highway program completion, reor
ganization of state government'
economy in state government and
a readjustment of tax assessments."
The senator pledged himself to tup-"
port conservation of fish and gams
resources. He said that if elected
he would favor state-wide enforce
ment of the prohibition laws, "an
executive problem requiring enter
nal vigilance." ,
Mr. nail's platform calls for a
uniting of all forces in the itatt
loking toward Oregon's develop
ment "If elected I should feel the chief
executive has a specific mandate
from Oregon citizens to urge in
creased energy, greater vision and
enhanced courage on the part of
all citizens looking toward Oregon
progress. I k that Oregon discard
its "inferiority complex" and tell
the entire world the truth about tht
state. In such a program the gov
ernor can take an effective part
with entire propriety."
Senator Hall's campaign organiza
tion will center in Portland where
offices were opened last week. Mr.
Hall himself will be active .through
out the state up to the time of tha
Workers have been in the field
some time and additions! men and
women from the Hall organization,
will go out during the month. .
A Hall-for-Governor club with
repre entatives in all the principal
towns in Orgeon is soon to be form
ed, according to the Hall organiza
The committee announced that
the senotor's views on the state'
questions, as well as his own per
sonal and public record, would be
carried to the public through pamph
lets, through the newspapers and by
Please Pay Up
There are times when even tha
newspaper publishers need a . little
coin, and this is one of those time
i with us. We have been lenient with
many of our subscribers who are in.
j arrears for their pnper but patienca
has ceased to be a virtue as our
need for ready cash is more pressing
at this time than at any time since
we came to Maupin., Those who
owe on their paper are aware of the
fact and we ask them to pay atten
tion to the statement each will get
next week. One subscriber does not
amount to a great deal but when
there are many such the aggregate
makes quite a sum. Thi . is meant t0
be a courteous request and we trust
all who read it and know of their
arrearage will promptly remit tha
sura called, for in their statement.
Senator Cha. Hall