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FOREST GROVE PRESS, FOREST GROVE, OREGON, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1912.
MERTZ & LATTA
Cor. 5th Ave.
and 2nd St.,
W. F. HARTRAMPH
Feed Mill will run every
day in the week.
Wholesale and Retail
Bran,Shorts, Rolled Oats, Ground
Oats, Ground Wheat, Cracked
Wheat, Cracked Corn, Whole
Wheat and Corn, Middlings and
several kinds of Hard Wheat
Flour, Sack Twine and Sacks,
Hay and Vetch Seed.
Give us a call when in need.
lnd I’ hone 50x
Forest Grove, Ore
P O L K ’ S'
OREGON and WASHINGTON
A D i r e c t o r y o f e a c h City , T o w n fin«l
V il l a g e , g i v i n g d e s c r i p t i v e s k e t c h o f
e a c h plac e, lo ca tio n , p op u l a ti o n , t e le
g r ap h , s h i p p i n g a n d b a n k i n g p o i n t ;
al so Classified D i r e c to r y , c o m p i l e d by
bus iness a nd p rof es sio n.
K. L. P O L K A CO., R K A T T L K
L. L. Hollingcr
WEITZEL & HOLLINGER
Tinning and Plumbing, Sheet
Metal Work and Re
North First Avenue, between Main and
*‘ A ” Streets; phone Ktvl.
GATHERED A T GASTON
Si Vermilya has gone to Vale,
A fter a long illness, Ike Lar
Oregon, to work.
son is once more able to be out.
The Artesians will a hold dis
Ed. Fisher, o f Forest Grove,
trict meeting Dec. 11th.
was a Gaston visitor Friday last.
Seth Vermilya has been laid up
Mrs. N. J. Walker and Mrs.
this week with blood poison.
H. Wetterborg attended a meet
SheriIF elect Jap. Reeves, was ing o f the Eastern Star in For
in Dilley on business Monday.
est Grove Monday evening.
Mrs. J. W. Hughes entertain
The Christian Endeavor society
ed last Friday evening at 500.
of the Congregational church of
Judge Stevens transacted busi Gaston was represented in For
est Grove, Wednesday, by Grace
ness in Forest Grove Tuesday.
Mr. Force has departed for an Harding, Constance W i l c o x ,
extended trip through California. Sylvia Floyd, Mrs. G. A. Bryant,
Alec Stuart, Joseph McBurney
F. M. Sutford has purchased
| and Mathew Bates.
the Henry DeSlazer property in
Dr. Baker was arrested last
Saturday and taken to Hillsboro
T. A. Russell, who has been
on a charge of bootlegging. A
quite sick for the past several
number of men in and around
weeks, is reported improving.
Gaston have been subpoenaed
Harry Debord has returned and appeared before the Grand
from eastern Oregon, where he Jury. A four-horse team was
has been for the past several required to haul away the con
fiscated “ booze.”
Henry Jerrett and wife took
The women of Gaston con
dinner with Mrs. Jerrett’s par sider Uie right to vote more o f a
ents on Gales Creek, Thanks duty imposed than a privilege
enjoyed. At the city election
Dilley school district has 207 Tuesday the contest lay between
children of educational age, ac the wet and dry elements.
cording to census just completed Thanks to the women the drys
by Clerk B. A. Hoskins.
won out, electing A. M. Porter
Mrs. Coulter and son Jay, from mayor and the following council-
Amity, were visiting friends in men: Burris, Bert White, H.
Dilley over Thanksgiving, re Kraemer, Spence, and J. II.
Chas. Wescott was
turning home Monday morning. Wescott.
Ben Kuhm and Wm. Ortenger, elected in place of Ike Larson,
Fred Robertson se
of Portland, spent several days resigned.
last week at Mr. Kuhm’s grand
parents, Mr. and Mrs. Judge
The Ladies Aid Society met at
Mrs. Brodersons this week. The
We want all children under
Aid Society will have a bazzar
Friday evening for the benefit of eight years of age to be regis
tered at King & Caples before
Alfalfa hay, the best o f feed.
Delivered any place in town.
Hartrampf Feed Mill.
F. W. Allen, of Scoggins Val
ley, was a Beaverton visitor last
WEEKLY W O R D OF W A TTS
Miss Clara Lesser spent Sun
Peter Vandehey spent Thanks
day with the home folk.
giving at Newton with his
Miss Helen Lesser visited the brother.
district school last Monday.
F. W. Cady and family spent
Gertrude Rueter passed the Thanksgiving with friends in
Thanksgiving vacation at home. the Rose city.
Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Stevenson
Louis Hodler, who has a dairy
were in Portland Saturday on farm east of town is making ex
Mrs. DeMoss and Edna ate
Defects in the new charter
dinner last Thursday with Mr. will delay the election o f town
and Mrs. Stevenson.
officers for some time.
A. B. Keagy, o f Aberdeen.
Cattle thieves visited Huber
Washington, is visiting with his last Tuesday and escaped with
daughter, Mrs. T. B. Stevenson. three heifers and a bull. No
A. S. Dilley was upon David’ s trace of the raiders has been
Hill Tuesday, and purchased, found.
some stock from Messrs Holscher
The Beaverton and St. Johns’
High School basketball teams
Between repairing the tele will try conclusions in this city
phone line and harvesting h is, Saturday night. A fast game is
potato crop, Dick Holscher was a i expected.
busy man, last week.
FOREST GROVE ITEMS
John DeMoss went to Eagle
Frank Mott, of Thatcher, was
Creek, Oregon, Wednesday of
last week, to spend Thanksgiv a grove visitor Tuesday.
ing with his parents. His little
Have you seen the display of
son accompanied him.
Clay Woodenware at the Forest
I). A. Kennedy and family Grove Book Store ? Especially
were among the guests who par nice for Xmas gifts.
took of turkey and all the good
Next Wednesday the city fire
things which go with “ him” at department will elect officers for
Mrs. Dor thy Seymour’s in the the ensuing year, and complete
Grove on Thanksgiving Day.
arrangements for the annual ball
Unless w e a t h e r conditions January 1.
change shortly, many potatoes
will have to be left in the ground
throughout the winter.
year’s crop of potatoes is extra
Katabllthed in 1806
fine, but gophers have helped
themselves so liberally that nu
merous fields have been lessened
by several sacks.
Portland Marble Works
If your umbrella leaks have
Danielson recover it.
ELITE MILLINERY PARLORS
For Rent —1 unfurnished bun
National Bank Building.
galow' and 1 furnished house.
Both modern. Inquire o f Mrs.
Miss C. EL Olson,
Successor to Mrs. Bath.
M. A. Thomas, phone 855. or at
Hillaboro, O re., the P ress office.
264-266. 4th S t ,
ONLY THREE WEEKS
UNTIL CHRISTMAS ! !
•it./ .A !
T h e reductions w e have been m aking in
prices and the Beautiful Silverware w e are
giving aw ay have fully demonstrated to our
friends and patrons that we m ean J U S T
W H A T W E SAY.
W E W IL L S O O N H A V E O U R
C H R IS T M A S G O O D S O N D IS P L A Y
and w e extend to you a cordial invitation to
visit us and m ake your selections early.
W e have a large stock o f
Hoffman & Allen Co.
For Christmas gifts that are
appropriate come to the Book
Store, Forest Grove.
Andrew Weber and Chas.
Mauw, of Portland, were guests
of Rev. Father Buck, Saturday
Street p a v i n g operations,
which were resumed last week,
have again been suspended, due
to the uncertain weather condi
F or S ale —Remington type
writer, No. 6, $20 cash takes it.
Good condition. G. Press Office.
The mother o f Robert Tayler,
who was stricken with paralysis
last week, is reported gradually
The work on the city jail is
rapidly going forward and hut
a short time should elapse be
fore the finishing touches are
Over 100 people partook of
the excellent Thanksgiving din
ner served at the Christian
The services in the
evening were excellent and
greatly enjoyed by a large audi
E. F. Burlingham has purchas
ed the lot and building at the cor
ner of First avenue and First
street, South, of A. E. Koehler,
and will construct a general
warehouse thereon in the near
W h g ' o
Do you know where your
land corners are, or the ex
act number of acres you
have ? You need to know be
cause the price of land is so
high now, that every foot
adds on or takes off just so
much value. It is worth con
sidering. Let me tell you.
H. B. G laisyer , Surveyor,
Over Hoffman & Allen’ s,
W ife, Sister or Mother.
W e o ffe r you the opportunity o f selecting
from m any useful articles o f value and merit.
Especial attention is directed to the
Handsome and Servicable Carving Sets
in many beautiful patterns d » 0 O A i _ <£*7 O O
and ranging in price from
/ . U U . why nota
Modern Coffee Percolater ?
to $4.50 in price. Percolaters give added flavor to the coffee and
are an addition to any table.
T O O L S FOR TH E B O YS
make an ideal and useful Christmas gift.
When you give the boy a set of tools you
give something of worth and value.
Something that will be useful throughout
the year. Something that will instruct and
help the lad to better things.
We have a large and varied assortment
of carpenter tools o f the best quality and
at prices within the reach of any purse.
You can find many appropriate and useful
gifts for the boy in our great store room.
C H R IS TM A S G IF TS
FOR A L L TH E F A M IL Y
may be had at our store. The line of
stoves, ranges, cooking utensils, pocket
knives, shelf hardware and other articles
too numerous to mention is complete and
up-to-date in every way. Visit the store,
inspect the stock, and you will surely find
something o f an appropriate and useful
nature with which to make happy the
members o f the family, a relative or friend.
Hinman-Gordon Hardware Co.