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About Estacada progress. (Estacada, Or.) 1908-1916 | View Entire Issue (Aug. 12, 1915)
Published every Thursday at
K. M. Stantlish,
Editor and Manager
E ntered at the postoftice in Estaeada,
Oregon, as second-clasg mail.
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Garfield Country Club
Saturday, August 14th
Thursday, Aug. 12, 1915
Speeches, Music, Sport
Now since the Willamette Val
ley Southern Ry. is a real opera
ting company, with its accidents,
claims, tariff rates and other
appurtenances; it should also be
Patterning after the enterpris
placed upon the list o f wealthy ing Estacada merchants, the
corporations which should donate I business men o f Gresham have
liberally for county advertising, ; now instituted free moving pic-
exhibits and the like.
j tures for their Saturday visitors.
A Bank Account
is a business thermometer.
It shows at
all times exactly how you s-tand finan
cially. You’ll find an account with thi-s
bank a decided help not alone in the con
duct o f your business but in your busi-
standing as well. Why not open one
and learn the benefits?
D ance In T h e E vening, 8 to 12
And now the authorities have
Polk county is already howling
arrested another Ardenwald mur
a recall o f its county court,
der suspect. Having run out o f
it probably will end up in a
new suspects, this time they are
fiasco with election expenses to
using a repeater.
If we remember correctly. be met and no betterment obtain
Detective Levings when he sued ed. The Progress does not favor
the county for services rendered, the use o f the recall or the threat
stated that he had evidence in o f recall to bolster up the county
officials, but it does believe in
his possession which would con
calling the attention o f the tax
vict the murderer of the Hill}
family, but to date he has n ever: payers to negligence on the part
o f the officials, as well as atten
It might be o f interest to the [ tion to their virtues and good
tax-payers to know how m uch! performance of duties.
money has been spent and wast- j
ed to date in the will o ’ - the-1 As matters stand at present,
it is reported that the county
wisp avengenee o f this crime.
court will not apportion the $400
At least a column has been fair fund, referring it to the fair
printed in one of the county seat
papers in the past two weeks,
about a pin head with the Lord’s
Prayer engraved thereon. This
is undoubtedly important, buti
this part o f the county is con
stantly offering all kinds of |
prayers in behalf o f some of the |
pin heads, who are supposed to;
have enough nerve to perform
the duties o f their ottices.
The proposed plan to divide
the county into four road dis
tricts with expert supervisors in
charge, might be a good scheme,
hut the same old question would
arise, JVho is an expert? It
would probably end up by adding
four more political jolts to the
county’s list and place road build-j
ing entirely in politics.
Possibly the Ixrrd is to blame
for the unseasonable weather for
the past summer, but maybe he
is only punishing some o f th e !
farmers who have neglected to |
make their promised contribu-l
tions to His work, as shown by
the nearby country churches, j
One country church, which prom
ises $125 support each year, has
to date i»aid in about $25 in all
and the fiscal year is about e n d -1
i board, who in turn are dodging
the issue, excepting one member.
Guy T. Hunt. Suggestions as to
what to do, will be thankfully re
ceived at this office.
With the fine graveled roads
leading into Estacada from all
sections within a radius o f ten
miles, the rural residents dont
hesitate a minute to make the
trip into town to attend picture
shows, celebrations, picnics and
the like. If a strong community
church was established in Esta
cada would it not be just as easy
to all attend divine service in a
centralized big church on Sun
Your Check is Your Receipt
Estacada State Bank
UKOY l>. W a I M R . P m R t ll
IH0MAS YOCUM. Vice P re sid e a l
I k « IN 0 . W R Ib lll. C ock ier
Interest paid on time deposits.
C. E. Lucke
Receives Five Year Certificate
Among the list o f the state
teachers, receiving five year
certificates from the recent semi
annual state teachers examina
tion, is Miss Echo Githens of
E conom y, simplicity and efficiency makes
the Ford a universal utility.
because it serves everybody — doctor,
farmer, salesman and banker.
business, or as a pleasure car, the Ford
proves reliable and economical. Low first
cost— $60 less than last year, and the plan
of sharing profits with the buyers — and
low upkeep expense, are reasons why it
pays to own a Ford. T h ey serve and save.
s f Hogs, C attle, Sheep
All shipments made from the
Estacada Stock Yards
Phone R . M. Standish, Estacada agent,
and advise him ol what you have for
sale, and I will call and arrange lor
purchase and shipment.
A Couple of Bargains— >
! have left with me
FO R S A L E -
5 Mi ft. copper, double lined bath-tub,
with oak trim,
Buyers will share in profits if we sell at retail
300,000 new Ford ears between August 1914
and August 1915.
Touring Car $565;
On display and sale by . . . .
Estacada, Oregon. J , W . R E E D
N ew H um phrey’ s R am ,
$ 7 .5 0
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