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M A Y 16, 1912
it is hollow and one can walk right
through it. The machinery is also under
There are two more power plants go
ing up above Estacada and some people Campaign for Cascade Coun
Mayor Recommends Pipe and say
be car and machine
ty on at Garfield Tonight
Tile Over Stubbe Tract. shops that built there in will
Estacada has a beautiful location in
the foot hills of the Cascades on the
banks of the Clackamas river, a river
which flows from the mountains. It is
May Dig a Second R e.evoir—Bid. Called also situated on a car line and cars run People Everywhere Urged to Come and
Diacuaa Propoaition—-Meetinga to
For Sewer Pipe and Money A ppro to and from Portland every two hours.
The fare to Portland is seventy-five cents,
Be Held in all Precincta.
priated for a New Sidewalk.
an hour and one-half ride of thirty-five
W. D. JELLISON, Pres. THOMAS YOCUM, V. Pres.
A water pipe aud tiling over the Estacada is noted for its scenery, the The opening gun of the public speak
L. E. BELFILS, Cashier
ing campaign for the division of Clack
Stubbe tract from the intake about 80 Clackamas
with its high banks and amas
county, will be fired tonight at 8
rods to the old Warner tract, was overhanging river
recommended by Mayor Reed in a com water flowing rapidly along is a very o’clock at the Garfield Grange hall.
Speakers will present arguments and
munication to the city council at its pretty sight. If you go on some of the data
W. D. JELLISON,
and answer questions and a male
meeting Tuesday evening. Alderman high
We Sell Cheaper, That’s Why
will be heard in campaign
Mills the new member participated Mt. Hood, Mt. St. Helens. Mt. Adams songs. From now on meetings will be
JO H N ZOBRIST,
J. A. SOMER,
held in every precinct affected in East
Aldermen Underwood and Hawkins and Mt. Tacoma.
Clackamas and possibly in other parts
were also present.
L. E. BELFILS.
The mayor was authorized to nego
will attend the May Picnic Mdse.
from the Hotei Estacada which is of Speakers
tiate with Mrs. Stubbe for right of across
nicest country hotels in Ore address the people. Meetings will be TOR
way. The plan, in addition to the pipe, one of the
I 11 the park there are swings, arranged as rapidly as possible at
is to construct a small reservoir on the gon.
shade trees, a spring, Springwater, Viola, George, Barton,
Warner tract, diverting enough water beautiful and large
We issue drafts or Travelers’ Checks payable in any
Eagle Creek, Dodge, Boring, Sandy and
other beautiful things.
to it to supply the city; the remainder flowers
points. It is the belief that many
come f<om Portland every Sun other
part of the world.
who are opposing division or are unde
going over the Stubbe tract as at pres day People
to spend the day in the park.
cided, will be for Cascade county when
close hoping to hear from you in the subject is presented, backed by the
City Recorder Devore is to advertise the I will
figures and data that the sjieakers have
for bids for 12 and 16 inch concrete and
glazed pipe for the city sewer and the
We are agent for some of the strongest fire insurance
_____________ L bw is J o n es , Rebekahs Elect Delegates
council will m .ct to act on this in about
companies in the world.
The council appropriated $40 to pay
and Nominate Officers
for an incline sidewalk between Third
and Fourth streets on Main, near the Tight C ontest Gobbled in Eighth W hen A t a regular meeting of Centen
nial lodge of Rebekahs last W ed
ater Blows Up—Result in
The light contract with the P. R. L. & Springw
nesday night the following officers
P. was ordered signed and bills aggre
were nominated: Mary Smith, N.
gating $117 were allowed. About $56 of
this was for fixing up the “ free” ditch Up to the eighth inning, Sunday, fans G . ; Mary Eschleman, V. G . ; Mrs.
on Wade street and $29 for surveying a from Springwater and Estacada were Edwin Bates, Secretary.
new road near the Springwater bridge strung up to a high pitch, unable to Mrs. W . M. Yonce and Mrs. E.
and for vacation of the road along the determine which of the teams would E. Saliug were chosen as delegates
come through. The break came and it
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was in favor of Estacada, which won 9 to attend the assembly which meets
to 1. Up to the time Jessica Stubbs at Pendleton May 21 and J. W.
Bartlett Enjoys Trip
applied the wood to the leather for a Reed, Charles Hiclnbothom and
resonant double, it was 1 to 1 and the Raney Crawford were selected by
In the Middle West opposing
rooters were about played out the Odd Fellows as delegates to the
just one more little run.
A letter from Attorney E. W.
Mr. Long, who hurled swell ball up Pendleton meeting.
You need the former; We need the latter.
Bartlett, who with Mrs. Bartlett is to the eighth was punched for a double I Mrs. E. E. Saling has been hon
at Eau Clare, W is., visiting Mr. by Stubbs, Neil Bronson busted a sin -; ored by the appointment as District
We can both get what we need, if you will come in and
Bartlett’s parents, states that they gle and Ennis Townsend a two aacker, Deputy President of the Rebekahs.
are enjoying their trip and stay in whereupon J. Parks, captain, derricked Following the nomination of offi
Long and tried it himself. Doc Doug-1
Wisconsin. On their way east they
las blew him for a single and Hans cers, there was an enjoyable social
ran through snowstorms through Schultz duplicated. Then, after Cap ; session.
Southern Idaho and Wyoming but Leviticus whiffed, the balloon went up ;
NOTICE OF CONTEST
when they reached Omaha, they for fair. The team batted clear around I
of the Interior, United States Land
encountered fine weather.
Office, Portland. Oregon. May 6th, 1912.
send each had a second crack at the ball, To
has prevailed since.
Sullivan of Portland, Oregon,
Jessica breezed and Ennis was choked
Mr. Bartlett, who is a good deal off on a pop fly. Eight runs had filter Contestee:
You are hereby notified that S. C. Spitler, who
When you find how reasonable they are in price,
of a fan is looking forward to ed over the platter though and it was give* 1629 Stockton St.. Portland, Oregon as his
you can’t afford to risk your eyesight by squinting at the deal
address, did on April 23. 1912. file in this
seeing some ball games in the W is all off.
office his duly corroborated application to contest and
sun or by asking Central what time it is.
consin league and says he has al
secure the cancellation of your homestead entry, ser
Estacada played about aa raggedly ial No. 02593 made May 10th, 1910. for the south
ready attended a wrestling match,
eaat of the northwest W of section 28. township 3
If you want a time piece on which you can rely
He inquires about the Cascade in the first round, but only one run got south, range 5 east, Willamette meridian, and a*
to the minute,
county campaign and hopes for suc misjudged fly. The locals evened it up grounds for his contest he alleges that you have not
lived on said claim or made any improvements on the
cess. They will leaye Eau Claire in the third on Stubbs’ double and Doc same, and that you have not lived on the same since
STRAW BERRIES, ETC.
making your filings about two years since.
about May 20 and will likely be in Douglass’ single.
Eagle Creek Smith flung four innings legations will be taken by this office as having peen
Estacada by the end of the month
by you. and your said entry will be cancell
and got out of a tight hole in the fourth confessed
ed thereunder without your further right to be heard
We meet all competitors, no matter where located, and
either before this office or on appeal, if you
when with the baga bulging and one therein,
to file in this office within twenty days after the
out he fanned Generowski and Long. fail
as for catalogue houses, T h e y ’re Easy. Reduced rates on
FOURTH publication of this notice, as shown below,
your answer, under oath, specifically meeting and re
all jewelry and clocks. Watch and Clock repairing prompt
sponding to these allegations of contest, or if you fail
that time to file in this office due proof that
Pupils of Local School W rite to Pupils of which is going some. Bronson was in within
you have served a copy of your answer on the said
ly attended to.
contestant either in person or by registered mall. If
Similar Grades in Middle W est An
this service is made by the delivery of a copy of your
him. He and Simmons made one and answer
Example of Boost.
to the contestant in person, proof of such ser
The Home of Quality
must be either the said contestant’s written ac
the other was Douglass to Townsend to vice
of his receipt of the copy, showing the
Prof. James has inaugurated a
the delivery was made stating when and where
Springwater has a dandy fine team whom
B roadw ay
the copy was delivered; if made by registered mail,
custom in the Estacada schools, in and will give anybody trouble. Except proof of such service must consist of the affidavit of
the person by whom the copy was mailed stating
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which pupils of various grades com for one inning they shone, but having when and the post office to which it v/as mailed, and
this affidavit must be accompanied by the postmas
pete in letter writing the successful it out of the system, they ought to go ter's receipt for the letter.
You should state in your answer the name of the
writer’ s letter being sent east. The
to which you desire future notices to be sent
loyal fans and fannies accompanied postoffice
t'i|n|i'M i«ii| 'I I'
H. F. Higby. Register
them here. A week from Sunday the
J. C. Ardiey, Receiver
I hab bin yonce conclusion I rite yu und ask you eber yu run von
ney has been sent to Mayville, two teams tangle at Springwater. Fur Date of first publication. May 9. 1912.
I oxpect no, fur edature mans hame have asey time. I
Mich , aud the following by Lewis will fly. Next Sunday the locals play Date of third publication May 23. 1912.
Date of fourth publication May 30. 1912.
told yu my oxperenee. So you kno vot fun dere is duing piznes mit a
Smith, has been mailed to the sixth the Keystone Woolen Mill, from Port
kounty stoar, vonce alreaddy yet. Vone smard aliex fedder cum mit
grade of Milan, Mich. Letters will land. The score:
mi stoar iu. Hamc sa how mauch ask yu ma far vone bugga.
Estacada - 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 x —9 9 5
be received in exchange:
tole hame 78 dollar, hame laf und sa, in de Cbakaga town a mans sa
Estacada, Oregon. Sp. Water - I 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0—1 5 5
Batteries—Smith, Bronson and Bron
hame sel ma von bugga fur 50 dol. Den hame pul rite oud hame poket
April 25 , 1912 .
son: Long, Park and Boylan. Umpire,
von print jiaber und ate sed gude bugga 50 dol. Dey bugga ven hame
I live in Estacada, Oregon, and I will Anderson.
vas came id vas vone sorra site, und de smaid aliex hame luked sik,
tell yon something of the surrounding
In the forenoon, the Garfleld Apple Good rigs and
The country around here has a very Pickers
Com von anodder mans, Hame dunt aske vonce aske de prlz,
doused by the Firemen 17
mild climate and in the winter there is to 14. were
but hame goes by de trän und de rale rode car tu Pourtlan town und by
Batteries: Henthom and
little or no snow. We have a good many Adams; Stokes
Given Hunting and Fishing Parties hame vire far de fense to pud up. Vish yu se dot fedder ven hame ged
fine days in mid-winter. It rains a good
hame vire. Hame gut so pour stuff, hame gut mad lyke von sik hean.
deal in the winter bnt most of the time For Sale— Indian Runner duck
Den sune ven yentle mans com mit a whol lod uf odder mens und
it is just a thin mist or fog, that makes eggs; 50 cents a setting.
WOOD & LUMBER
the air moist and clean. In the summer R. S. Ludlow, Estacada. tf-3-21 Local and Long Distance Telephone by bugga, vire harnes und nales from dos
it is quite hot and it fains very little hut
the nights are generally quite cold and
Yella Frunt Emporarium
one can sleep without being bothered by
We are making a special price on these sterling
feld tikle rite avay. Dey sa no plaze lik home
town tu by gude goodes. De hoame mans vat sels de goodes, hame pa
The soil here is of the finest kind and
tackes und help keeb up de kounty und does goods kost hame so liddle
makes excellent fruit and farm land.
hame feal tikltd tu deth, like a sak fuild poal kats nnd de hak. Und if
The land on the hills it fine for fruit and
C. E. DUBOIS, Manager.
does goods dont be all rite und up tu dait, hame vill go bak preddy sune
vegetables. This land produces some ol
und yump al de tyme ober de fream uf does McCurdy Lbr. and Hard
the finest apples and strawberries in the
world and also pears, peaches, grapes,
ware Co. fedders.
others that cost more. Records from 65c up—music on blackberries, loganberries, plums, cher
Dame couinpany mans hame sa hame stan al reddy vit gude,
solid garente, uf vone syngel ting dnnt kome nb to repusentaton.
ries, and walnuts. They also have large
Coumpanv mans sa give bame scliance tu prove mit yu hame dnn piz
orchards of prunes which are very beau
nes mit de sqare. Hame dure swing asay oud from de side valk, und
tiful when in blossom.
yu valk in und hav vone gude velcam sure. Uf yu doant belef me, y u
There is a power plant about a mile
had bedder quike go und se fur yuself alreddy vonce yet.
from here which famishes Portland and
other places throughout the country with
ESTACADA FURNITURE CO.
power. Before they built the dam there
The Yellow Front Emporium
j was an island in the middle of the river
W. D. and L. M. Henthom, Proprietors
which they kept digging down until they
Odd Fellows Building
reached bed rock, where they sunk shafts
and filled it up with concrete. The dam
is about eighty fret high and is built so Head Office Broadway,
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CO. DIVISION MEETINGS
ESTACADA STATE BANK
SPEAKERS WILL GIVE REASONS
COUNCIL OPENS NEGOTIATIONS
Estacada Merc. Co.
Our prices are Lower-There’s a Reason
ESTACADA COPS GAME 9 T 0 1
TIME IS MONEY
Big Line of Watches
Fresh Every Day
BUY OF U S!
Estacada Jewelry Company
Fill the Prescription
To Mr. Edature Mans
Concert at Home
Music of Artists brought to the
Livery, feed & Sale
Dubois Lumber Co.
Here’s one for $13.50
We deal in all kinds of building
material including Lumber, Lath,
Sash, Doors, Sand, Gravel, Lime,
Plaster, Brick. Cement, Etc. All
orders promptly filled.
McCurdy Lbr. £ Hardware Co.