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About Forest Grove press. (Forest Grove, Or.) 1909-1914 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 22, 1910)
January first will see the re
commit itself, through its col sideration be given to the com
o f the dream o f the
umns, as to its exact standing
Published & Edited by
P R O FESSIO N A L
when the post
upon the High School Fund bill;
G. E. S E C O U R
but we have it upon good author are a subject o f unfavorable al savings bank system will be
in the City of
F orest G r o v e , O r e g o n ,
ity that one o f the publishers en comment b y practically every placed in operation, one bank be
THURSDAY o f EACH WEEK. deavored to exert, in a personal stranger who comes within the ing opened for business in every I
manner, such little influence as city limits, and naturally such state in the Union. The reason
I n d e p e n d e n t P hones
W . M. Langley & Son
comment is hearlded abroad, to why more will not at once be j
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R esidence 231 he possesses, seeking toward the
defeat of the measure; and judg- the detriment of the tow n’s pr< - chartered i s because Congress
Entered at the poet office at Forest Grove, Osm
has not so far appropriated suf
from the clipping above, the gress and development,
as mail matter o f the second cla-s.
Forest Grove, Ogn.
It is apparent that drastic ac ficient money to warrant them,
assertion is probably true.
T e r m s o f S u b s c r ip t io n
tion will be necessary in some but in a few years, no doubt,
CASH IN ADVANCE
feated by but 117 votes, and we cases, and we recommend the every county will have one or J. N. Hoffman
One Year $1.00 - Six Months 75
have no doubt but that a special condemnation, by the city coun more of the postal banks.
Display advertisements for publica election will see the adoption o f cil, o f such walks as are in a flag-
Collections and all business entrusted to m
given prompt attention. Attorney for Forest
tion in the PRESS must be in this office
the measure by considerably more rant state o f disrepair. Such
Ralph Johnstone, t* h e noted Grove Collection Agency,
not later than Tuesday evening to in
O/Sce-Hoffman Bldg. Pacific Ave.
than 117, for many who voted action only will result i n the airman, fell 800 feet to death
sure appearance in current issue.
against it did so through an im necessary remedy being applied, last Thursday at the Denver A v
perfect understanding o f its pro and the more quickly it is applied iation meet. Despite this most
the better for all concerned.
visions and benefits.
deplorable o f accidents, the meet H. W . Vollmer, M. D.
As to the amount o f money ex
was continued with unabated en
Physician and Surgeon
pended in bringing the attention Women
thusiasm. Death is but an inci
Office in Abbott Bldg.
o f the voters o f Washington
dent in the march o f progress.
Show the Way
Forest Grove, Ogn.
county to the High School bill,
It has remained for the Wo All great achievements, all great
(<This year o f 1910 is drawing not one cent comes out o f the
men’s Club o f this city to once modern improvements, h a v e
O. W . Humphrey
to a close. The records o f pop pockets o f the taxpayers, but the
more show the way in the mat claimed their tithe o f life snuffed
ulation and harvests which are cost is borne by individuals en
ter o f the city clean and beauti
the index o f progress show vig tirely.
Office- K. P. Bldg.
ful. We refer to its recent ac and suffers in the paving.
Such indiscriminate criticism is
orous National growth and the
Forest Grove, Oregon
tion in ordering recepticles for
health and prosperous well-being not only unjust, but unfair to
N ow that county and state a f
waste paper, circulars, etc.,to be
o f our communities throughout those who have the welfare of
placed in the business district. fairs have been settled, the elec Dr. O. H. Scheetz
this land and in our possessions the children at heart. It looks
Such action is to be commended, tion o f city officials is before us.
beyond the seas. These bless very much as if the entire atti
although it is regretted that the But a few weeks remain until Specialist in nervous diseases, lung trouble,
ings have not descended upon us
necessity o f the moment com the voting booths will again be rheumatism, in fact all diseases.
in restricted measure, but over and not public, feeling.
Office next to LaCourse’s store
pelled the ladies to take such an opened to the citizens o f the
flow and abound. They are the
initiative. But, as has proven Grove, and the time should be
blessings and bounty o f God.
the case in most every instance, improved by every voter in ap W . H. Hollis
“ We continue to be at peace
they have stepped to the fore, af plying serious thought as to who
with the rest o f the world. In
To-day, the fourth Thursday ter a reasonable wait for those are the most efficient men for the
all essential matters our relations
o f November, designated by the who should have anticipated the several offices to be filled.
with other peoples are harmon
Forest Grove, Ogn.
President o f these United States requirements, and who are di
ious with an evergrowing reality
as a day for thanks giving, and rectly affected and benefitted.
Vol. 1, No. 1, o f the Banks
o f friendliness and depth o f re
recognized throughout the length
Now that provision is made for Herald, has arrived on the ex W . Q. Tucker, M. D.
cognition o f mutual dependence.
Physician and Surgeon
and breath o f the land as one of taking care o f the quantities of change table. The paper is a 7
It is especially to be noted that
o f Women A Specialty
general prayer and rejoicing for waste paper and material of a column, 4 page weekly, edited by
during the last year great pro
Brown’s Old Office
the blessings received, should be similar nature, which has been H. A. Williams. Its appearance
Forest Grove, Ore.
gress has been achieved in the
properly observed by every citi an eye-sore to so many, as it ac is neat, the news features are
cause o f arbitration and t h e
zen o f the commonwealth.
cumulated in the gutter a n d well handled, and the advertizing
peaceful settlement o f inter
We can all give thanks to Him roadway, e v e r y co-operation patronage appears to be gener Victor H. Limber
Funeral D irector and Embalmer
who is above, no matter how should be given to make and keep ous. Here’s success to Editor
“ Now, therefore, I, William
seemingly small the favors re the plan effective. Just a little Williams and his publication.
Howard Taft, President o f the
W e can render up thought and care upon the part
F orest Grove
United States o f America, in ac
thanks for the air we breathe, o f each and every one will be all
Many men are able to circum
cordance with the wise custom
for the life giving sun that that is necessary, and a marked vent the law who don’t get far
o f the Civil Magistrates since the
shines, for the very blood that improvement in appearance of when the better half plants her Dr. C. E. Bockmann
first settlements in this land,and
pulsates through our veins, creat the business district w i l l be foot down real emphatically.
with the rule established since
ing, stimulating, and up-holding quickly noticed.
the foundation o f this Govern
that life which is ours through
Office next door to Forest Grove Press
Don’ t pose, Hit the ball on
ment, do appoint Thursday,Nov
Home office: 151 East 28 St., Portland
the generosity o f the Omnipotent
A writer in a newspaper makes the nose.
ember 24, 1910, as a day o f Nat
Being who, though invisible, the statement that profanity is
ional thanksgiving and prayer,
rules every action o f our exis useless, which is no doubt true in
W . J. R . B e a c h
enjoining the people upon that
tence, with an eve far-seeing most cases, but there are ex “I really cannot believe you when
day to meet in their churches for
Fire and Life Insurance
and a hand far-reaching.
ceptions in all cases. Having a you say that you are one o f my flock!”
the praise o f Almighty God and
Let us. indeed, give thanks, as form fall to pieces on press day
to his parish.
to return heartfelt thanks to him
did the Jews under the Mosaic or the power fail are two we can
“ Oh, yes. I be! I be t’ black sheep!”
for all his goodness and loving
If you don’ t insure with me
Law, when they celebrated the think of.
replied the ne'er do well addressed.—
W E BOTH LOSE
goodness o f God in a harvest
“ In witness whereof, I have
festival. As do the German
She Knew Him.
North First Street, near Main
Every time you think you are
hereunto set my hand and caused
“ I f you refuse me It will kill tne,"
Protestants. Lutheran and Re-
having a pretty hard time i : he declared.
F o re s t G rove, Ore.
the seal of the United States to
in their “ Harvest
"How many Uvea have you?” she
this old world, look about and
Home.” As did the Pilgrims, ih
asked pitilessly, for she knew some
see how many people are in a thing of bis previous “ affairs" and nat
“ Done at the city o f Washing
their general rejoicing for the
much worse condition than you urally reasoned that this form of death Mrs. M. A . Thomas
ton, this, the 5th day of Novem
bountiful harvests and blessings
are. This isn’ t half as bad a was no noveltv to him.
ber, in the year o f our Lord, one
which had been bestowed upon
World as it might be.
thousand nine hundred and ten,
S t' and 1st. Ave. South.
A Devoted Parent.
them in a new land. Let us,
and o f the independence o f the
“ Dawson is oue o f the most devoted
Forest Grove, C re gen
today, give thanks to that Su
United States the one hundred
One o f the advantages o f hav fathers I ever kuew.”
preme One who has showered
"H ow so?"
and thirty fifth.
upon us the blessings o f a pros ing a brain, says a barber, is
"H e's so proud o f his children. Why,
Oregon Electric Tin e Card
“ William Howard T a ft
perous year, who has seen fit, in that it affords much nourishment aay. he often lies awake half the uight
“ By the President, Alvee A. His goodness, to prolong our life for the hair. And that’ s about all trying to think up clever things that
he can credit them with saying.”
Adee, Acting Secretary o f State. ”
F orest G ro v e
at F en iani
another twelfth month; Who it does do, in some cases w e
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holds, in the hollow o f His hand, might enumerate.
Gaorga I. o f E n g la n d .
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The king of England who could not
our future prosperity and the
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speak the language o f his kingdom
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Look out for the man who in
prosperity o f our sons and daugh
It seems impossible for the
weekly hot air reservoir to handle
any subject o f general interest
to the county or municipality
without injecting the ever-pres
ent veiled insinuation. In other
words to “ knock.” Note, for in
stance, the following, clipped
from last week’s issue o f the bal
loon sheet Note particularly the
undercurrent o f rejoicing which
it contains, and the equally plain
ly evident presence o f the subtile
ters. Let us make o f it a day o f vites criticism— who says, “ Go
prayer and rejoicing. Let us ahead, don’ t mind me - I ’ m thick
skinned” . He’s just the kind
that isn’ t.
Still in Poor Shape
was George 1.
J. A. Brown, Prop.
Every man gets to the front
sooner or later. If in no other
Some improvement can be way, he heads his own funeral
noted in the condition o f several procession.
walks about the city since our
Spacial Conveyance* Over the
last issue, but there still remain
People who take time by the
Wil»on River Route
any number which will be the
forelock are not so likely to be
better for a n occassional new
kicked in the ribs.
plank, or the insertion o f a few
The High School Fund measure
nails. We could specify, b u t
was overwhelmingly defeated in
A woman believes what she
Horses Bought, Sold
to adopt that method ex
Washington county, the vote being
1425 yes and 1642 noes.
cept as a last resort, and then
When the statements for cam
paign expenses are filed *ith the
county clerk, the people will know
A property holder and taxpayer
how much money was expended for
have sufficient pride m
If photographs didn’t flatter,
the privilege of learning the sen
Forest Grove, Ore.
timent of the tax payers.
the api earance of his holdings to photographers would starve to
The paper in question failed to maintain good walks, if no con- death.
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