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mud in winter and dust in sum-
mer; a stronger safe guard to
public health than that any pro-
G . E. in the
S E City C of O U R
gressive well-to-do farmer pro-
F orest G rove , O regon ,
vides for his own convenience.
THURSDAY of EACH WEEK. The opportunities and demands
Entered at the poet office at Forest
O^n of both the present and the
aa mail matter of the second clais.
future are great. We can not
afford to neglect them. Tireless
T erms ok S ubscription
CASH IN ADVANCE
and persistent efforts, directed
One Year $1.00 - Six Months 75 along the channels of progress
D isplay A dvertising rates on appli and advancement, expended by
cation. 'L ocal R eaders five cents per the citizens as a unit, can ac
line of seven words each insertion.
complish wonders. The work
Display advertisements for publica has started, let us keep it up,
tion in the PRESS must be in this office
not later than Tuesday evening to in with “10,000 in 1915” ever be
sure appearance in current issue.
fo r e st G rove P ress
Published & Edited by
Monopolies die hard, but in the
end public opinion is too much
if it comes down to forgetting
yourself or your competitor, for-
get your competitor.
A Boston expert warns women
to wear “rats” in their hair if
they do not wish to get bald.
Judging from the size and shape
of the fashionable coffures, they
might as well go the whole thing
and wear rat traps.
Why is Mars the sky police Edison’s street car storage
man, permitting all these tramp battery may make the trolley ob
solete. In time the wizards of
comets to clutter up space.
science may even invent a strap
It does not sound reasonable to to which it is a pleasure and
say that matches are made in comfort to hang, but overenthus-
heaven when all the sulphur is in iastic hopes should not be indulg
ed in this direction.
the other place.
W . M. Langley & Son
Forest Grove, Ogn.
J. N. Hoffman
Collections and all business entrusted to m
given prompt attention. Attorney for Forest
Grove Collection Agency.
O^ice-Hoffman Bldg. Pacific Ave.
Ind. Phone 502
Many men act as if they were A Utica boy died while laugh
“so many” that we should think ing at the comic supplement of a H. W . Vollmer, M. D.
That the progress and develop In the speech of James J. Hill their wives would feel as if they Sunday paper. Of course, this
Physician and Surgeon
will be taken as a terrific retri
ment of Forest Grove and Wash during his recent visit to our had committed bigamy.
Office in Abbott Bldg.
bution by the acidulous portion Both Phones
ington county has gone forward City the words, “a railroad is in
Forest Grove, Ogn.
with rapid strides during the partnership with the people,” An eastern man who was down of the population opposed to the
past ten years is admitted by the contained the key note of his suc and out went insane and started comic supplement and the Sun
most chronic pessimist and no cess as a railroad builder and a to bark and bite. It might be day paper. But with so much J. D. Foote
“eye of a prophet’’ is needed to developer of the country.
said that he went to the dogs. cause for sighing in the world,
the majority will still take
see that we are on the eve of a
period of advancement and de prairies of the northwest with his An expedition of Frenchmen chances of laughing themselves OfSce-Hoffman Bldg. Pacific Ave.
Phone Ind. 502
velopment which a few years lines of steel and they became has returned from the anarctic to death.
ago was beyond the fondest dotted with prosperious cities regions.
dreams of the most sanguine. and towns, with cultivated farms that they They
O. W . Humphrey
What was considered beyond whose waving fields of grain
The longer I live the more
the range of possibilities yester grew to be garnered in the There is a Texas woman who deeply
day is accepted today as a matter
of course. New blood, new en
one man and another, be
probably thought it was no tween
tween the weak and powerful,
ergy and new methods have per This hardy railroad pioneer She
use trying to conceal it any long the great and Insignificant, Is Dr. O. H. Scheetz
formed wonders. A few short pierced the dense forests, tun er.
energy. Invincible determina
years ago the farmers—who are
tion. a purpose once formed, and
the back-bone of our nation — and as a result, the solitude of
then death or victory. This qual
will do anything that Is to
worked to raise and harvest a forest and mountain is broken A new paper bill is said to be be ity done
In the world, and no two
Office next to LaCourse’s store
crop of grain, only to sell it for
can become a
barely sufficient to pay their run dustry and the train that carried es with. Paper bills have often, man without it.—Buxton.
W . H. Hollis
ning expenses of the previous the steel rails far beyond the out proven a great aid to the visions
year. Things are different now. skirts of civilization returns load of legislators.
The farmers are enjoying pros ed with the products of factory,
perity and are free from debt farm and mine.
The New Jersey mosquito is The Evolution of
Forest Grove, Ogn.
and worry with a comfortable These wonders were not said to cure rheumatism. People
amount to their credit in the wrought by Hill alone. The of experience have always said
W . Q. Tucker, M. D.
early pioneer had gone before that it had a peculiar way of in
Physician and Surgeon
Our City, which was once a him and blazed the trail which ducing animation.
Diseases of Women A Specialty
straggling country village is to thousands followed into this land
Dr. Brown’s Old Office
promise, and his was the act A monkey was operated upon
day assuming metropolitan airs of
Forest Grove, Ore.
When old Bill Blue got a new view
and is facing the opportunity of with success. Thus the partner at Omaha for appendicitis not The thing transformed him through and
becoming a home for the rich
long ago. This is one patient
He took a public spirit pill.
W. I. R. Beach
and poor alike, where the man ship of which he spoke reached that the doctors didn’t have to That
made a BOOSTER out of Bill.
of wealth may live and enjoy
make a monkey of anyway.
Fire and Life Insurance
the pleasures and comforts of reach without the other and
life and the one of limited means which may accomplish fully as An Indiana cigarette fiend is
may educate his children, and at much for us here.
sensitive to the pricking of
Most popular stocks negotiated
the same time make acomfortable Mr. Hill 3tated in his speech not
that “it was only lately that his pins have no terrors to the person
living for his family.
North First Street, near Main
had been called to Ore who does not recoil from coffin
We cannot afford to be satis
Forest Grove, Ore.
fied with the achievements of the gon, ” and it would seem that
past; much greater improvement our City is to be near the center nails.
is demanded which will never of the part that is to claim his Roosevelts eneniies say he is
C AR L H O FFM A N
be made if we do, or if we set attention most. The City that crazy.
If this is the case, many
down and wait for the “other becomes a center for one of the people would
fellow” to do it. Both City and has it’s future prosperity assured would be a good suggest
plan to look thru
Country demands the best efforts
Satisfaction guaranteed. Charges
for the next
Basement Hoffman build-
and never ending energy of every
citizen, and the one who fails to Who can say but that in the president.
give that which is so urgently near future such good fortune
Some delvers into the myster
demanded is unworthy of a home may be ours.
VICTOR LIM B ER
of the evolution of man now
in this grand old state of ours.
claim that the human race origi- Said he, “To me 'tie very clear
W h y the Difference ?
Thousands of acres surround
life in the form of WE NEED SOME NEW INDUS
our City only waiting the hand An official of Tillamook county trees. began
and Em balm er.. ,
There are a few “sticks”
and brain of the progressive was arrested with another citizen ieft to bear
And so he advertieed and plannad
farmer to make of them orchards for a violation of the game laws
Chapel ^ Modern Equipments \
And sent out writeups through the
and gardens, the products of of the state and taken before the
which would be unexcelled in the Grand Jury. State Game War A man seventy years old has Replies came fait, and new arias
entire north-west and in the cul den Stevenson personally exerted made application for admission New factory stacks to meet the skies.
tivation of which thousands of every effort to secure the convic to the University of Missouri as “ As a town tonic, why, gee whix,"
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dollars may tie made, the only tion of both, but the Grand Jury a student. He must be one of Seyt TH
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a man is never to old to
layman and refused to enter that
Hundreds of people have their the
Oregon Electric Time Card
tain the charges a'gainst the offic
Very, Very Possible
Progress The Thing
Collections and all business entrusted to me
given prompt attention.
Specialist in nervous diseases, lung trouble,
rheumatism, in fact all diseases.
eyes upon our City as being* pos
sible to be made an ideal one of
homes and gladly would they lo
cate here were the most neces
sary impnfl'ements made. But
sum hjHy conditions will never
exist Wthout our citizens closely
follow up the lines of progress
which they have so well begun;
and unless they do, other cities
? of the Willamette valley will
out-strip Forest GrovtT'Sn the
march sljBridnWfMtoMfr mov
ing jfjrte*entii*e Pacific cuAlt.L We
must realize thatVe have grown
beyond a country towta and the
_ . a _ home
abbr expects of oQ«atl|th.ng
better than stvets «qveraj with
ial. 1^this is justice, we fail to
discover it, and only ask, “Why A father’s experience makes
him the best adviser of his daugh
ter, says the president of a girl’s
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him’ would come a little nearer
truth. There is a lot of diff
An old saying revised : “The
trusts owe us a living.”
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