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About Estacada progress. (Estacada, Or.) 1908-1916 | View Entire Issue (Aug. 26, 1915)
The game protection authorities it does to the appeals of this part
are sending out a list of “donts” of the county.
for deer hunters, among them The $1,000 called for in the
being; dont shoot at a moving budget was largely used in con
Published every Thursday at ! object,
unless you can see what nection with the Ban Francisco
i it is; dont dress in brown but Fair display. During 1914, little
K. M. Standish, Editor and Manager wear bright red hats and shirts, regard was paid to the budget
as it is claimed the deer cannot appropriation, as tne county
Entered at the postoffice in Eatarada, distinguish colors and some hunt spent nearly $4,000 of which
ers know that deer are not of a about 50% came from the state
Oregon, aa second-class mail.
| crimson shade.
1-20 mill assessment.
| One of the oddest things is The Progress is not contend
S ubscription R ates
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$1.00 1 that few hunters, no matter how ing that the county is spending
poor marksmen they may be, too much money for this class of
.50 ever miss a human being, al- publicity, for nearly every other
| though they may never be able county in the state appropriates
Thursday, Aug. 26, 1915 j to put a bullet into a venison, $1,000 or more for their state
and the bullet usually strikes a fair exhibit alone, but in as much
spot in the man.
as the court claims to be the
Announcements have been j vital
Many of these accidents are servant of the people, why should
made of the Oregon Agricultural caused
the so called city hunt- they not be governed by the tax
College's interesting exhibit to \ ers, who by have
little opportunity payers’ wishes?
be staged at the Multnomah hunt under real
County Fair at Gresham. This i to become
fairly expert by practis Even the Oregon City Enter
exhibit was last year shown at a ing in the
galleries. prise is finding fault with the
number of county fairs and ar These men or shooting
boys, have usually county’s road building, but from
rangements might be made by ! perused
the sporting and game some of their statements, it looks
the East Clackamas County Fair periodicals,
they dream of as though they had only investi
to have the college install it here deer hunting until
nights and eagerly j gated the road building in their
for the three days of the fair, j look ahead to their
coming deer J immediate section, for many
prior to the Gresham dates.
It miles of rocked roads in this part
The Portland Railway Light & little wonder that this hours.
class of of the county are giving good
Power Co. is advertising in the , is nimrods
become excited and shoot service and requiring a minimim
premium list a full assortment of the first
movement of the- amount of repairs.
electrical devices, and a working 'at brush,
afterwards. \ We are not claiming that plen
exhibit might be obtained from
shooting of a man, should ( ty of money has not been wasted
these people, if the proper action be The
punishable as manslaughter in this part of the county too but
was taken. ______
and many states regard it as1 our workers have tried to build
party! good roads and are willing to
Last Sunday Estacada was run same, at but least the never guilty
be licensed learn.
ning two attractions in town at should
the same time. On the hill, in to use firearms again.
In this issue of the paper is a
the Wash Grove was a picnic
the Progress is harping poem, entitled “The Fool and
dinner of the local W. C. T. U., on While
the $200 which the East Our Forest Dollars” which is
while in the park was a fair sam Clackamas
did not get, it worth reading, "but irvmany in*
ple of wholesale booze consump might be in Fair
order to ask by what stances it is to b£ feared these
tion, but inasmuch as the latter power has the
court ap fires are started by criminals,
crowd numbered about 3500 a- propriated over county
$1,000 for rather than fools.
gainst about 50 wearers of the exhibit and fair the purposes,
as Fires are supposedly set by
white ribbon, no Carrie Nation stipulated at the February Tax
lightning or campers. It is odd
acts were advisable.
Payers’ Meeting in the 1915 that so many of our bad fires are
In this connection let it be re budget.
located back from the travelled
membered that Estacada is a The Tax Payers’ Meeting is a trails,
where few campers eve’’
“dry town" and while the’use of joke, for the court pay about as penetrate
liquor in the park, does not come much attention to its dictates, as responsible. so lightning must be
under the city jurisdiction, it
would be well for some parties to
remember that the law will be
enforced within the corporate
limits, as complaints have been
received by the council of viola
tions of the liquor laws.
Now, J. E. Hedges, temporary
district attorney of the county,
comes forward with the conten
tion that Multnomah county has
no right to investigate or probe
the Hill murder mystery at Ar-
Multnomah county is interested
directly, owing to a suit against
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one of the Portland papers by a
man by the name of Harvey,
who at one time was suspected
of having committed the deed.
Why not let Multnomah inves
Averaging about two cents a mile in daily
tigate, for if the guilty party is
Ford cars are a necessity to every busi
found, it should make no differ
ence what county was responsi
ness man, doctor, salesman or farmer. And
ble for the disclosure?
they serve the family just as well. Every
Clackamas county has wasted
man is his own mechanic with a Ford. No
sufficient money on this mystery,
and did not hesitate to hire Mul-
need of high-priced experts. And “Ford
tuomah detective talent and there
After-Service for Ford Owners” is a good
is no reason why we should ob
thing to remember.
ject to outside assistance.
And now comes the time of
Delivered at Estacada
year when a man is licensed to
shoot his friend and fellow hunt
Touring Car $490; Runabout $440.
er. Already several accidents
have been reported in Oregon.
On display and sale by
Each license carries with it the
Estacada, Oregon. J. W . R E E D
right to kill three buck deer, and
it might be handy to limit the
number of male hunters who may
be lawfully shot.
(I ncorporated )
A Bank Account
is a business thermometer. It shows at
all times exactly how you stand finan
cially. You’ll find ar, account with this
bank a decided help not alone in the con
duct of your business but in your busi-
standing as well. Why not open one
and learn the benefits?
Your C h e c k is Your Receipt
Estacada State Bank
LtROY 0. WAl KIR. President
THOMAS YOCUM. Vice President
IRWIN D. WRIGHT. Cashier
Interest paid on time deposits.
C. E. Lucke
sf Hogs, Cattle, Sheep
All shipments made from the
Estacada Stock Yards
Phone R. M. Standish, Estacada agent,
and advise him of what you have for
sale, and I will call and arrange for
purchase and shipment.
A Couple of Bargains—
I have left with me
FO R S A L E -
ft. copper, double lined bath-tub,
with oak trim,
New Humphrey’s Ram, $7.50
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