Eastern Clackamas news. (Estacada, Or.) 1916-1928, March 18, 1926, Page PAGE TWO, Image 2

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ward, to dwell in amity with all
mankind, and pursue happiness to
W. A. HEYLMAN, Editor.
its utmost realization, is forced to
make regulations to curb the vie-
Entered at the poatoffice in EsUcada,
ious propensities o f those who war
Oregon, as second dass mail.
against them and established order.
To punish, penalties are provided
P u b lis h e d e v e ry T h u rs d a y a t and pris ms are budt to confine and
E s ta c a d a , O re g o n ,
deprive them o f their liberty when
all other measures fail. We estab-
by th e !
lish schools to impart learning,
ESTACADA PUBLISHING COMPANY, churches to teach a better way o f
Eastern Clackamas News
living, and in many ways are put to
much effort to try and cure this ani-
mal spirit and lift them up in order
that all may enjoy the blessings of
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ons wj,y some towns do not glci
ahead faster,
Some must take hold and carry
on the work o f churches and frater-
nal societies. Some o f the men wi h
a » P « ial h"»d for business need t<
work in 80:'ae organization for the
commercial and other needed deve
opment o f the community.
Some
need to work in clubs for cducatior.-
al Purposes, and for more interest
in* »° cia! activities. There is some-
lhin* tkat cnch, on« l6,hould do and
wc “¡1 /a u s- t .ke hold to do some
thin* inu these Public Iines’ ,f, wt
exPect <hat a town « *oin« to keeP
MARCH 18
John W. Worthing'.or, notorious
Entirely beside the question is the
;onfidence man o f Chicago, has died assertion o f the wets that George
in Atlanta prison where he was serv- Washington brewed beer or drank
ing a six-year term for us ng th whiskey. H s w. s a case in the dim
"nails to defr. ud. He left a will be- and misty past from which the
queathing two million dollars to a wheels o f progress have removed us,
.aughter and other relatives.
As and if he were alive today, would
.he man had many victims defraud- no doubt be the same law-:'biding
.d by his activities, it does not seem citizen he always was. It is shame-
ustice that this money should be ful to drag Washington’s name into
lowed to be enjoyed by those who an argument favoring such an evil
a ver earned it and in fact had no as the use o f intoxication* liquor
.- gal right to it.
end seeking to degrade ft.
British scientists are trying to de-
Two extraordinary freaks are
..ne a square meal. We are o f opin- brought out in the news o f the past
on that being gentlemen of means week. One a preacher in Philadel-
rad therefore having never felt the 1-hia who voluntarily lopped off two
pang o f hunger, they can tell very thousand dollars from his salary,
.¡ttle about what a square meal is, and the other a Montana man, who
.Ve are of further opinion that there j became insane when he heard a
-re old knights of the “ stick and band play “ How Dry I Am.”
uie” who have cl.mbed from th e : Enthusiastic sens o f Swiss Immi-
orakebeams been staked to two bits grants are wanting to hang a wrist
>y a kindly foreman, sought out a watch on the statue o f Liberty in
nearby oasis where a free lunch was New York harbor, and the war d
served, and with the help o f that .artment is puzzled what to decide
and plenty o f “ suds” have enjoyod about it. Don’t let us fiapperize
uch a “ square meal” as no scientist such a monument or dc anything so
can define,
foolish as to make our freedom ap­
Use of thg airplane the coming pear ridiculous to the millions who
season may solve the great mystery will sail past it.
hold in the icy grasp o f the region
Nothing is sacred or holy to the
lying between Point Barrow and unholy.
The American Legion is
Spitzbergen.
This globe so small asking for a permanent military
and yet so largo that our knowledge guard at Arlington cemetery to pre­
does not vision it, is but a tiny vent • tourists from using as picnic
speck in the great system o f crea­ grounds the plot about the monu­
ción, and we but mere atomic in­ ment to the Unknown Sold:er and
jects crawling upon the face o f it,
.eeking, seeking ever to fathom the w **W k **>.- -. '*>x**> •• *x-
secret of our being.
J* Mr. & Mrs. W. E. Hall, Props.
The country is reminded that the I X
U. S. government has no jailg and Y
chat congress will not appropriate
money to build any. The three pen-
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.¡.entiaries are now so full that when
CHICKEN DINNER
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convicts are crowded in their coat­
.1,
tails are caught when the doors
Open from 6«30 a. m. to 8:00 p. m !;
close.
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*16 an earth so beautiful that no sun up with the gamo
People should not act as if they
shines on fairer. Crime is consid­
were
making a great sacrifice if
ered
by
many
as
a
disease,
but
in
OUR CRIM IN ALS AND CRIME
reality it is only a false belief for they devote a little o f their time to
such purposes. Wo should love our
In so far as many who help to which probably many centuries must
yet elapse before we shall be rid o f home town so much we should be sc
populate this earth are concerned,
it.
Crime leads only to disaster, ambitious to see it go ahead, we
they might well subscribe to the to those who hold to this false be- should be so conscious o f the gair.s
theory of evolution and accept the iicf, no good can possibly come from that people who have initiative and
postulate that they are descended it, much harm and misery does ability or industry, should be willing
from the anthropoid ape# Not only come from it, and that is why it is to give some time each week to
descended, but still closely related said that these people addicted to j helping forward such causes,
in their manner o f living and carry­ warring against society, defying \
THE
BAROMETER
ing on. This haa direct reference just laws, leading laws o f no mor-
to those who lead immoral lives, ality, are an incybus upon civiliza­
If the liquor interests, including
commit crimes, and scorn the exist­ tion and are, if it were not a slan­
ence o f a Supreme Being or any life der upon non-intelligent creation the cabinet member-owner o f brew-
hereafter, 'l'hig class o f people are but little removal from the lowerV erie8 and <H*tHlarie§ care to know
the ones who cause all the trouble type o f animals.
the value o f “ Btraw votes’’ on the
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prohibition question, they have but
in this world, are an annoyance and
HOME TO W N D E V E LO PM E N T
to glance at the barometer o f pub
expense to the decent remainder,
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i lie opinion. The high-pressure area
and a disgrace to themselves and
It used to be frequently said in in the Pacific Northwest states re
their progenitors. If indeed they arc
descended from the lower animal smaller towns, that it is the business gion, centering around Seattle de-
they have never succeeded in get- | o f a good citizen to mind his own 1 notes a storm center, likely to devel-
ting very far away from them, and business, keep out o f debt and avoid op into cyclonic proportions.
Th
for the peace and quietude o f the ■ breaking laws.
It was commonly indications are that this tornado will
world, might better now be swing- thought that if he did that, it was demolish the structural fancies con­
ing by their tails from the trees ot ( about all that could be expected o f jured up by lavish expenditures of
the jungle. Among the animal ere- him and he was conforming to the coin o f the realm, and straw votes,
ation crime is unknown but with
ideals o f good citizenship.
j In this hotbed o f degrading citizen-
the human family endowed with in-
But a community's development \ ship, freezing temperatures will foi-
telligence to discern between right cannot be promoted in these times iow causing the spirits to descend
and wrong there are altogether too by any such limited basis. The fact lower and lower in the thermometer
Smiling comes from a state o f
many who fail to use their God- ; that so many small town people until even this inanimate recorder mind.
If that be clean there is
given sense to make respectable cit- still have this spirit and expect to °T temperatures will be afflicted reason in smiling. But if we smile
izens o f themselves.
Consequence j get along without doing anything ; w' tk “ cold feet.”
only for the sake o f stretching the
is society for its own welfare and j particular to boost community move-
The conviction of Christiansen, et he face into a grin it is only an
safety and desire to progress up-
ments, is one o f the principal reas- al, in Portland, the skunk, Olmstead evidence o f an empty mind and— 1
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i gang in Seattle, followed by the hypocracy.
election o f a woman as mayor of
Two quite prominent men o f this
Seattle, over the present incum­ country, both peace lovers, hove ar- j|
bent, discounts straw votes a thous­ gued that all men are murderers at
and per cent. The human genus en­ leart. Many o f us would not quite
gaged in the nefarious traffic o f de­ subscribe to that on first thought,
bauching humanity for gold, should but there might be some who would
H. C. GOHRING, Proprietor
like the Arab, fold his tent and steal favor the removal from this vale j
silently away in the night.
He by popular
vote
those
whose
should take what com fort and houghts and actions are not entire­
warmth he may out o f fires pro­ ly in accord with their own. From
duced by the destruction o f such savagery up is a long, long trail.
worthless material as “ straw votes.“
His partner in crime, the purchaser
and consumer of spirits, should re­
tire and commune with his worthless
| self, and after mature and careful
consideration decide whether there
is any element in his make-up worth
redeeming.
Having reached a de­
cision, it is up to him to take his
Open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, open to 8 p.m.
I place as a man among men, or as
a companion among those of his fil­
ESTACADA, OREGON
thy ilk, sinking deeper and deeper
in that cesspool which he has ex-
cavated with his own hands. As the
>"• horizon clears, the flotsam and jet-
. | sum o f human society, cast high on
1 the beach, will struggle to escupe
J>, j the next huge comber, or indolently
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roll back into that sea o f degener-
.; i ale law breakers.
The choice is
J. | theirs. In the mean time the bar-
T ometer o f public opinion remains
1 quiescent until the storm o f wrath
4 I rises in the offing at the approach
I o f the liquor interests' new tack or
¥ propaganda.
Public opinion, when
, j expressed at the polls, agitates the
barometer violently.
It does not
rise until decency is outraged and
government trampled underfoot by
the foul smelling skunks who label
themselves as sub-normal members
o f society incapable o f participating
in a government deriving its powers
\ through the consent o f the governed.
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the fact o f a plum tree in full bloom
on March l»t. which came under the
writers observation, but so many are
being reported in various parts of
the Tucific Northwest that it is too
common a subject.
Womans' rights are slowly but
surely putting man in the back num­
ber class. The high appelate court
o f Illinois has decided that at least
one-third o f a man's income must
be paid in alimony to the divorced |
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The short skirt serves one advan­
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long behind.
Imagine the fms.ilt
with a receeding chin in such s
makeup.
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Leon Trotxky forecasts a radio
revoljjt.on in a recent speech at
Moscow. Some o f the stuff put on
(the air nowadays is enough to cause
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the tomb. And in Egypt they rob
thfc g ra .c- o f the Pharaohs,
a case o f burning bridges behind
them comes down from arctic Can-
where native
Indians were
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means o f returning to where they
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made by the city o f Seattle, which
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Landes. Her election was hotly con-
tasted by the present incumbent, but
be lost by about 6000 votes. The
election o f Mrs. Landes, who is also
at present a member o f the city
council, is hailed as an evident de-
sire on the part o f the citizens to
return to a condition o f civic de-
cency.
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