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FOREST GROVE, OREGON, THURSDAY, May 9, 1912.
vote to see whether to pave
M U L T IP L Y IN G FRIENDS
Christian Church Services
Second avenue when it was the
the Christian church next
No one ever had too many
council’s duty to order it paved
morning Mother’s Day
without putting it to a vote?
will be properly observed both in
friends, particularly among those
A fter the vote had been taken
the bible school and the preach
o f the farmer and of the suburb
the attorney for the Warren
All are asked to
an and country resident, are the
Construction Company informec
wear carnations who can possibly
What ceaseless toilers
you of that clause. So much for
for us! No striking for shorter
the perjury charge.
mothers who are dead, and red
hours, even as musicians or in
He says I told them the prop
carnations for the living mothers.
sect exterminators! Think of all
erty owners would boycott the
The subject o f the morning ser
they bring us—life overflowing
councilmen who are in business
mon will be “ Mother, Home and
with graceful movement, color,
That is a pretty broad
Heaven.” In the evening the
song, to say nothing o f service
statement. I only wish I could
pastor will give a sermon illus
that takes no holidays! Without
control other people’s actions to
trated by a large chart, entitled
them our gardens, our fields, our
that extent. What I said was
Forest Grove, Ore.
The ball game last Saturday orchards our vinyards would per
was the “ The Development o f the Gos
that the property owners might
Ma> 8, 1912,
pel.” On Sunday evening, May
ish from the devouring hoards of very up-to-date topic o f the
j do so, and that I certainly would
Editor Forest Grove Press.
19, there will be an ordination
insects, and then we too would
He says that it is a very serious
Dear Sir: When Mr. Barber in
at the church, when two
Methodist church last Friday
threat against the business men, School, played on the college perish.
his letter to the Press and News-
will be ordained to
Why not then multiply our The morning session was
but it is not as serious, and a campus, was a hot game from
Times o f May 2nd insinuates
All are welcome
start to finish, Owing to an er friends the birds? Why not set workers’ conference led by Mrs,
that I wrote under the name of boycott against those men would
not be as serious for them, as the ror in the fifth inning, the vis up our invitations to them on Ada Wallace Unruh, the state
“ Recall” because I was ashamed
paving you have forced on Sec itors gained some points, but tree and pole and building which president. Before its close two
to have my own name appear,
ond avenue is to the majority of were outclassed by the local shall say, “ Stop here with us. members of the Portland Wom
he insinuates that which he well
The Build here your nests and rear an’s Club were introduced, Mrs.
the property holders there.
He team and met defeat.
knows to be false; because when
Fear and Mrs. Eggert, chairman
seems to hold the city charter re score was 5 to 6 in favor o f the your young.”
the “ Recall” letter was read at
The umpire, Wm.
The expense of these boxes is of the suffrage campaign com
the council meeting 1 at once
Martin, was called on in the almost nothing to one who wil mittee o f the Portland Woman’s
rose in my place and acknowl if we uo not like it we can
change the charter. We have a eighth inning to settle some mis take the trouble to make them Club. Their presence and par
edged the authorship. The rev-
himself. Weather-beaten lumber ticipation in the afternoon ses
simpler method, We can change understandings.
ernd gentleman’ s letter is evi
like old fence boards furnishes sion added much to an already
dently meant to be “ writ sarkas-
In another paragraph
material quite as attractive, even well planned program, the most
tic;” to some it may even seem
more so to the birds, than new interesting feature of which was
throws a bouquet at himself
He apparently does
when he says “ I was glad we
and painted wood. The nearer Mrs. Bold rick’s paper on “ The
not believe that “ satire should
the boxes look like weathered Place of the W. C. T. U. in
had men who in the face of
The eighth grade are taking
be like razor keen, to wound, the
threats and hisses would stand
stumps and limbs the more the Suffrage W ork.”
final examinations this
wound yet scarce be seen,” but
In reply to an assertion I hat week.
birds appear to think o f them as
true to their pledge and vote ac
pefers the sledge hammer and
the Woman’ s Club of Forest
Another error, as
suitable nesting places.
Our baseball team is to play a
mud slinging method. In justice
The boxes for such birds as Grove was quoted as saying it return game at McMinnville Sat
the hisses did not come until af
to the Press I am bound to say
ter the vote.
wrens and chickadees should have lad nothing to do with either urday.
that I have never seen anything
approximately an inside measure politics or religion and therefore
C. B. S t o k e s .
in its columns pertaining to the
Prof. W. E. Thomas of Corval-
ment o f twelve by four inches lad no place in this suffrage
“ sewer,” and if it is a sewer Divorced and Married Same Day
has been elected principal at
They may be placed anywhere work, Mrs. Eggert stated that
Mr. Barber seems willing enough
from six to twenty-five feet similar had been the attitude of
“ Ring out the old love; ring in
to wade in it.
The Lincoln school will give
above the ground.
A perch is the Portland Woman’s Club, but
I wonder if any of the council
not necessary. A box for swal that now it did not wish to be in an entertainment in the near
The trick was done in record
have ever considered how much
lows and bluebirds should oe the position o f the old darkey uture, the proceeds to go toward
time by Mrs. Garrett G. Puzey,
it would cost to pave the whole
twelve to thirty feet from the woman who, when asked on the paying for their piano.
a young matron o f 25.
city: even they, I think, would
Swallows and blue street where she was going, re
Puzey secured a divorce by de
The annual educational sermon
hesitate before they allowed the
birds like perches. The long di plied “ Laws, Massa, I’se done will be delivered at the Chris
fault from Lewis A. Puzey in
city to incur such a mountain of
The game played yesterday ameter o f the box should be been where I’se gw ine.”
tian church Sunday evening,
Judge Kavanaugh’ s court this
debt. Why then do they seek to
Vancouver High School so situated as to be shaded by a
We wonder how many people May 26, by Rev. C. H. Hilton.
week, and before leaving the
involve a small number in a debt
courthouse she obtained a license and Forest Grove High School tree or building during the hot in Forest Grove are well-informed
The primary rooms o f Central
just as large in proportion? Is
Even tin enough to answer the four ques )uilding have already received
to marry Ralph C. McCoy. Mrs. resulted in victory for the visi test part of the day.
not the principle, or want of
Sadie Ireland, the witness who tors, with a score o f 11 to 1. cans, like tomato and varnish tions o f Mrs. Penfield’s quiz: sixty-three books from their en
principle, the same?
appeared for her in the divorce Somehow our boys lost heart cans, may be utilized, pains be What states have equal suffrage? tertainment fund and still there
I leave it to the unbiased critic
case, also was her witness before with these big huskies and let ing taken to turn the edges of n what year did they receive is some money left.
to judge if the slush has flowed
the opening where the birds go the franchise? What states vote
the marriage license clerk, them win.
The pupils o f the public schools
from my pen or the pen o f the
in and come out with a pair of upon the question this fall? are invited to take part in the
swearing that there were no
revernd gentleman, or if his let
pliers so there will be no rough ''lame some foreign countries decoration day exercises.
legal impediments to the pro
The following real estate
ter is the letter o f a man striving
sharp edges, and there should laving equal suffrage.
to work for the welfare o f the
No one should have missed the
McCoy, the bridegroom-elect, by the Wilkes Abstract Co. of be a few nail holes in the lower
tery and will also take part at
citizens who elected him, or only is
; also a divorcee, having se Hillsboro.
edge to allow the escape o f any evening address by Mrs. Unruh. the hall in the afternoon.
the vaporing of a sophisticated cured legal separation from his
Marion S Allen et ux to James water that may drive in. There O f all the good things heard
Our local school board has
rhetorician, inebriated with the former wife by a suit in Gilliam Nichols,
12.53 acres in B F should be no projection o f limb here this winter, it certainly was
Prof. Wm. Scott as prin
exuberance of his own verbosity, county three months ago.
immediately below a nesting box one o f the most interesting, re
He Catching DLC, $3125.
the Forest Grove city
seeking by vilifying his op gives his residence at 487 North
Agnes Isabella Harris to Wm. to give marauding cat or crow a gardless of beliefs or prejudices.
the next year, Prof.
ponents to glorify himself.
Special thanks are due the
Twenty-third street, Portland, C. Graddy 5.70x17,60 chs in Wm foothold.
accepted a posi
Very truly yours.
As to the size o f the opening ligh School Orchestra and the
the same address given by Mrs. Porter DLC. $300 26.
T. H. L it t l e h a l e s .
to for the birds to enter, that may Men’s Quartet which provided
Puzey in her application for the
Both McCoy John W Friday, 100x100 feet in depend upon the kind o f birds music for the evening.
Editor Press: Rev. J. M. Bar marriage license.
The high school commence
Not the least enjoyable part o f
you want to nest there. It must
represent NWJ sec 31, 2 N 3, $250.
ber, city councilman, in your is
will be held at the Meth
Allie Burger to W B Munford be large enough for the bird you the day was the noon lunch, at
sue o f May 2, made some state ed by Attorney Oak Nolan in
on Friday evening,
20x3 rds in sec 31, 2 N 3 W, want and small enough to keep which several honorary members
ments about me which are not their suits for divorce.
Todd, vice presi
out such birds as young crows and invited guests were pres
In her complaint on which she $ 1200 .
true. He said I tried to get the
Felix Vorhoeven et ux to A E and jays. A wren can use a e n t - a goodly number o f those
based her demand for legal sep
council to accept the minority
Mrs. Puzey accused Scott 25x100 ft in blk 6, Forest hole the size of a silver quarter who can vote and who pinned on
report in regard to paving Sec
o f a dollar.
The chickadee the “ votes for women” buttons
Lewis A. Puzev of cruelty and Grove, $1400.
This is false.
The teachers’ training class o f
H Hyffels et ux to Edward should have one an inch and an found on their place cards.
desertion. She stated that on
tried to get the council to accept
The place o f the W. C. T. U. the high school is doing some
one occasion, when she was des Wendt, Lot 10, Blk 15, Cornel eighth in diameter, but prefers
the majority report consisting of
one an inch and a quarter. Blue in Forest Grove seems to have strenuous work now and it is
perately ill, he went upstairs ius, $900.
almost two-thirds o f the property
Tho3 J Ott et ux to O & C R R birds and tree-swallows should been to hold the first gathering hoped that the training received
involved, but they accepted the and Pou" d«? ° n the door £ * r *
part lots 5 and 6, Fruitville add have the opening one and one- this year in honor o f this now will help much to make the
minority report of a little over noy and d,stress her‘
half inches large.
These en- world-wide question which is in young people strong teachers.
charged his former wife with de to Forest Frove, $100.
one-third o f the property owners.
Emma J Patten et ux to O & trances may be round, square or teresting so largely our own They are getting a view o f the
He says I tried to get the
teachers’ work, methods and op
The six months’ restraint C R R Co, part Lot 2, Blk 21, oblong.
council to perjure themselves.
All that has been said here is
which the law was believed to Forest Frove, $100.
(This requires explanation to un
exceedingly brief and incom
impose upon divorced persons
Our city charter
Notice For Bids
has been swept away by a recent Gibbs 30 acres in Sec 15, 1 N 4, plete. It is more to call atten
City School SupL Resigns
says that after the council has
be received at this
tion to the subject and to awak
decision o f the supreme court,
passed a resolution to pave, that
Prof. Gardner and wife who
Sarah K Roberts et al to O & en interest in this most delight office up to Saturday, May 11, at
which has held that no time
unless two-thirds or more o f the
so faithfully labored with
ful and deeply interesting sub
limit holds in cases o f divorces
property owners object, then it
the PMt four years >n the
granted by default after the non-
ject than to give full particule rs.
is imperative on the council to
00'*. have accepted work
appearance o f the defendant.
order said street paved. I may
of Lakeview for
not have it exactly right but that
Fruit Grower*’ Meeting
teachers and their pupils, are Stephenson lot, party making
The citizens o f
All Master Masons, members
is the substance o f it.
A meeting to elect directors of o f Holbrook Lodge and all so
when I was trying to get the
the Forest Grove Fruit Growers’ journing Masons are urgently re
apuncil to accept the majority re
God,” ground clear o f all lumber, rub- n*8hing it with the latest
Association will be held at the quested to meet in a special com ful friends, “ the birds o f
port o f less than two-thirds, I
K. P. Hall, Forest Grove, Ore munication
did not know o f that clause in
and we predict that they have
gon. on June 3, 1912, at 2:30 evening, May 15th at 8 p. m. article was written.—F. H. R. in
our charter and I hardly think
made no mistake in securing the
o ’clock p. m.
Work in the master’s degree and
the council did either, or they
r or Sale-Steam prune dryer, services o f Prof. Gardner and
H. C. A twell ,
refreshments. By order o f the
would have corrected me as they
For Sale — A young
mare on<* ton capacity, all complete, wife, who have done much to
A. B. C raft .
R obert A lexander .
did on other points, and if they
sound, true, gentle, well broken. Price $60.
J. L. Loving, Ga!es build up our schools to their
A. B en K ori , Secretary.. V. V. Willis, 16 Third street
did know it why did they take a
present high standard.
Communication Published Last
Week Replied to by
Local High School Team Is
Victor Saturday, Meets
Equal Suffrage Was Topic at
Institute in Methodist