Naws Time« * F orest Vol. 3 FOREST GROVE, OREGON, THURSDAY. JANUARY 4, 1912. THREE IMPORTANT REAL ESTATE DEALS Johh Fuqua last week purchas ed the brick building o f Will Haines, now occupied by Geo. G. Paterson. The consideration was $5000. The building has been leased by Moore & Sons and will be occupied in the near fu ture by them with a market and grocery. John Thornburg and W. Haines last week purchased the property o f H. B. Johnson on Main St. and Ist Ave., the price paid being $8000. It is understood that a brick will be erected by them on Main St. covering the entire frontage. The Red Front Variety Store o f A. E. Hart last week was pur chased by R. F. Emerson, o f Gas ton, and he has taken charge and expects to add new features. School Notea The holidays are over and school has opened again with good pros pects for the remainder o f the year’ s \frork. Several o f our teachers were attending the State Teacher’s Association at Portland last week. Our basketball team is to ar ray their energy against the New- berg High School team next Sat urday evening. Three weeks after this one closes the first half of the school year, at which time some class changes will be made. The county eighth grade exam inations will be held Jan. 18-19. Ten o f our pupils will try the teat. A change of teachers was made during holiday week in which Miss Frances Arnold went to Skagway, Alaska, and Mrs. Ros en burg, of Skagway, came to Forest Grove and takes the room formerly taught by Miss Arnold. A Good Position Can be had by ambitious young men and ladies in the field of “ Wireless” or Railway Telegra phy. Since the Ç-hour law be came effective, and since the Wireless companies are establish ing stations throughout the coun try there is a great shortage of telegraphers. Positions pay be ginners from $70 to $90 per month, with good chance o f ad vancement. The National Tele graph Institute, o f Portland, Ore., operates under supervision o f R. R. and Wireless Officials and places all graduates into po sitions It will pay you to write them for full details. New Depot For Gaston. The Southern Pacific Company has advised the Railroad Com mission that it will comply with the commission’s request to in stall a large shipping building and better facilities for passengers at its station at Gaston. Owing to the fact that the town o f Gas ton is growing, its station has be come inadequate and the Commis sion, after investigating, finds that the business the railroad company derives from the place warrents a letter seryige in the way o f a depot building G rove P ress DEATHS SARAH A. CA R TE R Sarah A. Carter, widow of the late W. B. A. Carter, died at her home in Hillsboro December 29, at the age o f 72 years. Her body was brought to the Forest Grove undertaking parlors, where funeral services were con ducted by Rev. Hilton. Mr. Carter, an aged veteran, died October 16th, and Mrs. Carter was laid to rest by his side In the Forest View cemetery. Mr. and Mrs. Carter lived on First street in this city for some time. x x Governor West Says the Western Governors Special Has Proved to be the Greatest Advertising Feature Ever Attempted in the Interest of the West No. 9 1.0 .0 . F. AND REBEKAHS INSTAU OFFICERS The Morning Oregonian o f last Sunday contains an article regarding R. G. Allison being arrested and taken from a train at Grants Pass, on complaint o f his wife. Mr. and Mrs. Allison live west o f town and operate a poul try farm. Mrs. Allison denies and denounces the statements made by the Oregonian. Mr. Allison is at home today with his wife. Jes Sub-ordinate Lodge, Washing- t°n, No. 48 I.O.O.F. met and in stalled the following officers last Monday night: e l e c t iv e N. G.....................V. S. Abraham V. G..................... Chas. VanDoren Sec............................R. M. Taylor Treas........................H. T. Giltner A P P O IN T IV E Warden................... O. S. Higby Con........................... S. G. Morgan Chaplain...................Chas. O’Dell The New Year’ s Dinner, given R. S. N. G...................... J. McGill by the ladies o f the Cornelius L. S. N. G........... C- B. Campbell JO SE PH H. M O R E Y Catholic Church in the Hendrick’s R. S. V. G............... A. L. Sexton Joseph H. Morey, aged 85 Hotel was well attended and was L. S. V. G................... B. Ortman years, died at North Plains De most successful from all points. R. S. S................... Miles Watrous cember 29. Funeral services Many outsiders were in attend L. S. S.........................W. H. Cole were held in the Scottish Pres ance from Hillsboro, Forest Grove Inside Guardian......... Carl Curtis byterian chapel and interment and Verboort. The Young peo Outside Guardian___ Dan Pierce Governor West and the Oregon Exhibit Car in B*1 ¡more, Md. A. E. Gardner, District Deputy was made in the Scottish ceme ple gave a very enjoyable play in The Washington County Teach the West is bound to redound to Grand Master was the installing tery. Mr. Morey leaves a son, ers’ Association will hold their the benefit o f the East. They the evening. About $150 were officer. After the installation Frank Morey, o f North Plains. cleared for the Church. next meeting in the Forest Grove know that a movement o f the the Rebekahs elected A. E. Gard high school rooms Saturday, Jan ’landless man’ o f the East to the The teamsters o f the Grove ner Trustee o f the Sub-ordinate St. John’« Day uary 13. Prograrp will appear ‘manless land’ of the West is were each called by the Oregon lodge for three years, and the St. John’s Day was appropriate next week. one not only in the interest of Electric people and asked to following officers were installed, ly observed by Beaverton Lodge, St. Paul, Minn.— “ The West business, but one which will meet the officials at the Oregon with Mrs. John Templeton as in- No. 100, A. F. and A. M., Wed ern Governors’ Special has make for government. Electric depot at 2:27 today.! stalling officer: nesday. There were present sev proved the greatest advertising Just what the call means is not N. G........... Mrs. O. C. Scholfield “ When told o f the great varie eral visitors from Portland and feature ever attempted in the in ty of resources o f a state like definitely known, but evidently y . G.................... Mrs. B. Ortman nearly all the towns of the coun terest o f the West. News of its Oregon—o f its 29,000 square means a movement in which this Sec.......................Rilda Steigleder ty had representatives here, a coming was abroad in the land Treas.......................Hazel Barker miles o f virgin forest, o f water class of labor will be employed. goodly number o f ladies being and thousands awaited at the power which measures twice that Miss Christine Anderson, of Warden........Florence Templeton among the visitors. An elaborate stopping points not only to re o f New York, Massachusetts and Hood River, was in the Grove Con..........................................Coila Graham midday spread had been prepared ceive us with open arms, but to Maine combined, o f its great va yesterday visiting with her friend Chaplain.................................Belle Darling which was partaken o f with good hear of the great resources and riety of grains, grasses and veg Miss Frances Byers. She left R- S. N. G............... Mrs. R. Hill cheer and enjoyed by all present. possibilities of the Western etables and fruits, o f its mines yesterday morning for a visit in L. S. N. G ... .Mrs. R. M. Taylor Before the dinner was served states. and fishing, o f its orchards and Albany and Salem, after which R. S. V. G ... ..........Anna Dixon the following officers were in “ The tour of the Western Gov hop fields, o f its live stock indus she will start on a visit to her old L. S. V. G ... .Mrs. C. VanDoren stalled by W. M., Ed Summers: ernors will result in the bringing try, and last but not least o f its home in Wisconsin. Inside Guard. .. Mrs. Frank Parr W. M.—R. B. Scott. about o f a better understanding delightful climate—they could Outside Guard. .Chas. VanDoren A Holbrook Lodge No. 30, S. W .—R. R. Summers. > and close friendship between the hardly believe the statements V Y Refreshments were served and A. F. and A. M. Stated J. W. — J. Hoopes. East and the West. The eyes o f true. As a result o f the trip ' ▼ ' Communication this Sat a social time enjoyed until a late Secretary—C. W. Allen. the East were not only opened to thousands are becoming interest urday evening, Jan. 6, at 8 hour. Treasurer—W. E. Pegg. the possibilities o f the West, but ed, and I am sure the coming o ’ clock. Visiting brethren wel S. D.— E. D. Summers. D „ its people were brought to realize year will see a westward move come. Work in 3rd degree and other business. B y o r d t r o ft h e Change at roatoffice J. D.—W. E. Squires. that our interest is their interest ment such as never was seen Worshipful Master. Dr. Chas. Hines is to succeed Tyler— Earl Fisher. and whatever is done to develop before.” A. B en K o ri , Sec’y. Postmaster W. B. Haines at this Among the interesting features The Forest Grove Commercial place. Mr. Haines succeeded o f the day’ s program was a mas Congregational Church Club held a meeting Wednesday Wilbur McEldowney and was ap- terful address by Hon. E. W. Next Wednesday evening at afternoon and transacted much pointed through the friendship o f Haines, o f Forest Grove, the sub the meeting o f the Congrega important business. Steps were Representative Hawley even in ject being “ Masonry.” tional Brotherhood, at the church taken for the exploiting o f our the face o f large petitions for Mesdames Roe and Scott, of o f that denomination in this city, resources before the Eastern other aspirants. The present Forest Grove, who were present Yesterday afternoon, Harry Dr. Harry Lane, ex-mayor of p u b l i c . ______________ change comes as a surprise to the made some interesting talks on citizens and patrons o f the office. the work and benefits o f the J. B. Martin, who lived at the Portland, will speak on the sub Watts home o f his mother in the east ject o f “ Municipal Problems.” We are all wondering just how Eastern Star. Mrs. Austin Buxton has been part o f town, came to his death Dr. Lane is an able speaker and our rights are so miscellaneously The ladies present took much confined to her bed for several from a gunshot wound in the handles this subject very inter farmed out without the knowl interest in these talks and decid days. abdomen. estingly. edge and consent of the citizens ed to organize a Chapter o f the Martin was in the barn near Misf Minerva Vermilyea spent interested. Why Mr. Hawley Eastern Star in Beaverton, and The annual meeting o f the the residence when the fatal shot New Year’s at Hillside with would take the local legal rights before the gathering adjourned Congregational church will be was fired from a 12 guage double- friends. o f our citizens in his own hands 29 ladies names were enrolled for held tomorrow evening, with barreled shot gun. Both barrels without consulting their wishes Mr. and Mrs. Darrel Chapman that purpose. supper and rollcall followed by were cocked and loaded, one bar we cannot say. Politics only business meeting, election of o f - ) and Emery Lamont gave a party rel being discharged, evidently, reaches a certain stage o f rotten Christian Church fleers and appointment o f com at the Hall Thursday night. A when the muzzle o f the gun was ness when the voters in their good time was enjoyed by all. mittees. Next Sunday is to be a very in contact with the abdomen. might will rise to make righ t No important day at the Christian Mr. and Mrs. Howe, of Mc Sunday evening next, an illus He went to the barn between 12 doubt in the near future Hawley church. At the Bible School hour and 1 o’clock, but the report of trated lecture, “ Christianity in Minnville, old friends of the N. A. will be asked to rise and explain. the men will have charge, as it is the gun was not heard and Mar All Lands,” 85 fine slides, will Frost family, visited them last to be known as men’s day in the tin was not found until his moth be given at the Congregational week and over New Year’ s. Wrestling Match Bible School. The men are ar Morning services will Mrs. R. O. Stevenson was in er went to the barn to feed the church. ranging a program and it will be A large and orderly crowd o f chickens and heard his groans. be reception o f new members and the Grove shopping Friday. men and women gathered at the a good one. Every man o f the She gave the alarm and the neigh sermon by the pastor. Mr. and Mrs. D. A. Kennedy K. o f P. Hall last Friday evening church and friends are wunted bors responded and carried him for the Bible School session. The The McCanns wish again to entertained at dinner on New to witness the wrestling macth to the hcuse. Dr. Tucker was Year’ s Day. Those present were between “ Strangler” Smith, o f day will also be the annual meet called and examined the wound express their thanks to the edi O. S. Higby and family, Dorothy ing of the congregation and there Portland, and Frank Reed, o f and pronounced it fatal. The tor o f the Press, being a second Seymour and children and B. v . will be an all day service with a the Grove. The boys matched time among the lucky voters. shot which was a No. 6 entered White and wife. big basket dinner. In the after strength and science for a full J. M. the left side o f the abdomen near noon the business meeting will Miss Emma Busch gave a party hour neither being successful in the stomach. Mrs. Mitchell Thompson has be held. The preaching service throwing his adversary. A draw to the Valley young folks New The young man was rational been very sick for some days at trill be at the usual hour and the was called and arrangements are and talked for some time. He the home o f her parents, Mr. and Year’ s night. sermons will be in keeping o f the being made for a second contest said that he was cleaning his Mrs. Vandehey, but is getting New Year’ s Day was a beauti day. In the morning the pastor to take place in about two weeks. gun when it was accidentally dis better. ful sunny day. If the first three will speak on, “ Our Standard for All present pronounced the ex charged Mr. Martin, his mother The firemen realized $65 as a days o f a month decides the hibition a good one and felt well 1912. In the evening the topic and sister have lived in the result of the ball last week. A weather for the month, January is, “ The Great White Throne.” compensated for the time and Grove for the past 7 years. He good attendance and a good so will not be a bad month. Miss Winona Ogden will sing at expense o f attendance. was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, 28 cial time made the ball a suc Sunday is election of officers at the evening service. The public years ago. He has been working cess. Sunday School. Come and help j w and Herb Ky,e and Wm is cordially invited. at his trade at the Parson’s Har Williams killed a large bob cat Many petitions and petitioners elect our officers. ness shop in this city. Mrs. Newberry, who has been were before the county court Charley Williams and B. Bar- Tuesday. This makes the second very sick for the past couple of Sunday night at midnight our yesterday asking for changes in ret have purchased the mill at one they have killed in the laat weeks, is reported to be slowly town was aroused from sweet road supervisors. Gales Creek, formerly run by week. Gales Creek is taking the improving. J slumber by this revelers, herald Miss Gertrude Allen left yes Mr. McCann. DIES FROM EFFECTS OF GUNSHOT WOUND The Social Commission wishes t *o call the attention o f the peo- sple o f Forest Grove to the oppor tunity o f assisting in the good work which Miss Paul is doing at the Forest Grove sanitarium, by sending flowers, old cloths Gus Irmley, o f Cornelius, who ing the welcome o f the New Year. terday morning for Salem where Mrs. M. J. Dixon is visiting Lost—Pair o f combination pli and flannels. Parcels may be Those who slept through it must she is a student at Willamette is with Goff Bros., was in the her son Olan, at Amity this ers with leather pocket. Please left with Mrs. Barber or at the sleep soundly. ' University. week. city on business yesterday. return to Goff Bros. sanitarium. palm for bobs.