ähr Tinrent (6 m ue Sxurrau Caught in His Own Trap Published every Thursday at Forest («rove, Oregon W. C. Benfer, Editor and Publiaher. Filtered as secoml-elass m atter Jan. 12. 1916, at the postoffu-e at Forest (¡rove, Oregon, under the Act of March 3, 1S79 ( Continued from Page One) WE SELL Lumber Cement Shingles Roofing Ml I i ¡ 4 ! We Buy j A fter dinner they had some cigars with the old man, and finally the old man said it would bo a good thing to On ('redit Paid in advance $1.00 One year $1.50 send a squad of men as soon as p»«ssi- One year .50 Six months .75 1*1» while the snow was on the ground Six months .25 Three months .40 as the men would find it easy to find Three Months them at home. So the major called the THURSDAY, JAN. 81. 1918 sergeant major and had a detail of 18 i men and four days’ rations issued to *‘l am sorry that you do not wear a ting every 1 each trooj>er. and ordered me to l>o day and I can only ask you if you lose the physical emblem to he sure that you wear it IN YOt’K ready to start to Centerville, via Pine- HKART: the heart of America shall interpret the wood Factory, and to Centerville and heart of the world.” President Wilson. i Yellow Creek. 1 was to make the Pinewood Factory, N 0 T E S A N I) C O M M E N T S which was about forty miles distant, the first duy. We hail a hart! day be If the three-cornered scrap be ia. where he has sent thousands of fore us, as the snow was about 15 in deep and very cold for Tennessee. tween President Wilson, Secretary ! the brightest men and women of ches \5e saw but very few men on the road political of War Baker and Senator Cham his empire for , . holding ... . „ . | *a they were up. We lauded berlain results in better and more views not to his liking; Private at Pinawood ju all st housed as the sun was setting. rapid preparedness to subdue the Font'eroy Fitz Maurice, the pet The foreman of the factory rushed out Huns, good and well, but if this ted son of the Boston con-fish where 1 dismounted my tr«»op and in formed me that was private property want my troop« to know anything as j He remarked that I had a fine lot of scrap delays the bigger scrap, in aristocrat, is meekly taking orders and he could not permit me to camp on regards the trap they had set for us. rTecruits and Col. I'olk said, “ Itecruita which we are all interested, then from Captain James Casey, son of the premises. informed him that As soon as I finished my meal I went hell! We are Confederate soldiers." let the guilty trouble-makers be- Mike Casey, a section boss; so- we camped at I soon any place that suited to the liv«-ry stable and onh-red a horse The next morning I took the prisoners ware The people will have their ciety butterflies, who have never our taste. 1 said 1 would destroy noth saddled and bridled and then 1 arrested to Nashville, Tennessee, an d turned them over to Andrew Johnson, the mil before done a useful day’s work, ing but wood, and use a little hay for the eook anil we were soon all mounted itary inning later—at the polls. governor of Teanesseu. The gov and I just told the |ieople in the house our horses. We sat up all night, as it are working side by side in Red ernor wus well aci|uuinlfd with Col. that it was ton cold to scout and that I The county auditor of Cuya Cross was intensely cold and our blankets and other patriotic service were very light for such cold weather. would return to camp at Charlotteville, Jam es Folk and asked him how he hoga county, Ohio, complains that with girls who inherited factory In the morning we mounted and were and we were soon off. liked to be a prisoner. Folk said he he can find but $680,000,000 of positions from We crossed the river and went about did not mind being a prisoner, but t>e- their mothers; the the road at five o'clock. The day John D. Rockefeller’s wealth and banker and the hod-carrier are ? I on was bright, not a cloud in sight, but a two miles from town and recrossed the ing captured by a d boy, without a states that he is positive the oil tramping together from house to | sharl> hre«e was blowing from the river again, as the river was as crooked beard on his face, was disgusting to magnate is holding out some of house to enlist the people in Red west. We halted the troop at noon anil as a horseshoe. We went back in the him. Governor Johnson replied "This about five miles and camped at a boy is llie greut grandnephew of Gen his property. He points out Cross, Y. M. C. A. and Liberty made some coffee and fried some bacon, hills farm house and killed and roasted a eral John Savier." and a few hard-tack made the meal. that John D. paid but «0,000 d ^ and now ................... pig and borrowed some eggs from the I will just add to this story that I comes We traveled along a high, barren coun in taxes i n Cuyahoga county . cha> M a ^ ,ain farm er's wife. We got up at 1 o’clock ruptured Col. Folk’s negro boy. Julius very thinly settled. in f o u r y e ars. What the Ex i of industry, who has never before try, When in we were getting pretty close the morning and ate our breakfast. Folk, and he stay is I with me and cooked press would like to know is shown any tender feelings for the i to Centerville, a government horse With the coon for a guide, we struck for me until the close of the Civil war. i buyer with our troop, whose feet got out for the head of Yellow Creek, where Col. J. H. Folk anil This*. Webster . “ " f ™ ! workers, and says the day is near very cold, asked me to let a soldier ride the cook told me that Col. i'olk and are l*oth from Columbia, Tennessee. Rockefeller to pay the $10,000. when the workers will control the j ahead of the troop with him as his feet Thos. W ebster and his men would Col. Folk had a very fine gold watch Ben W. Olcott, secretary of destinies of nations. i were almost frozen. They would stop camp. We struck Yellow Creek val when I captured him. He took it from ley just before daylight, anil by the his |sM'kel and said, "T hat is some state, has issued an announcement Hi-tory is being made rapidly at the first house to get warm. So time the sun was up we had captured thing I appreciate very highly, us it dashed 'off at a gallop and we to the effect that he is a candidate i these days and the I’nited States they eighteen otlicers and men. We just was presented to me hy my mother traveled along slowly as the snow was for the republican nomination for . federal government has taken long soft dashed down the valley and surrounded while I was on a visit to England. You up on the horses' feet. governor of Oregon. He announc steps toward a more equal distri When and we hailed got in sight of the house every house. We let one man get can read what she inscribed on the es that he is too busy earning his bution of the burdens of war and where we expected to find the men, I away. His name was Petway and he w atch.” So I told the colonel if hr found had just been married to a beautiful anyone that he could send the watch salary to make a personal cam i of government in general. In fact, dashed ahead of the troop and when I young lady, said to be the handsomest home with, I would let him do so, and the house a man met me at his paign for votes, but will appre so paternal has our government | i reached woman in the county. His house was as we returned through Chause Valley, front gate. He informed me that my ciate the support of all his friends. j become that even the socialists men were captured by Captain Me- on a bud place to surround and just us he met an old woman by the name of He promises to resign his present have little complaint to make. ] Narry, a bushwhacker from Nashville. I turned the corner he jumped out on Chause and 1 returned the watch to the position as soon as elected, so And now with Charley Schwab I asked the man of the house his name. the snow barefooted and with nothing colonel anil he sent it to his mother. but his shirt and drawers. I was Now if any man knowing of the cir Governor Withycombe can ap telling his coll ague that they He replied it was Dr. Bo veil. The doc on not atfraid of him as I really thought cumstances shoud read this article, I tor said "Listen, and you can hear their point the new secretary of state. may soon be called upon to cea.-e ,, . he would return. I went into his house would like very much to hear from . • • I , ! fe‘!t they make a dash around the and asked his wife how she liked m ar him. I understand that Col. Jam es H. running the nation, It looks a s ’hill in the direction of the town.” I Isn’t it strange that the Port ried life. She said she did not know, Folk lives in Fort Worth, Texas. Cap. commanded my troop to forward at a land Oregonian, for once,has words ! though the world-war had brought as she hail only tried married life two Thos. Webster, the last I heard of gallop and as I was mounted on a very of commendation fo r Senator i the^day of the toiler coming into fleet-footed animal. I followed the cap days. him, lived in Columbia, Tennessee. I Chamberlain, democrat? Can it t^e'r own nearer in three short tain and his men and the two prisoners. Ju st as we were returning up the would be pleased to hear from either be this champion Camouflager de- >ears l^an a^ the oraory turned When I came to the river I saw the valley we had a man come in front of Johnnie, Keh. or Yank. GEO. W. PETERS. sires to see the democrats in the on the desert air has done in captain anil the prisoners just getting our command. I halted him us he hail Captain Co. A., 17th Tenn. Cav., on a rebel uniform anil I thought he ; the past forty years. The work out of the water. As I didn't know the cabinet get so deeply involved in Civil War. was a soldier. He laughed anil said, ford I plunged my horse in and soon a scrap that they will cease war ing people of Russia had a fine struck swimming water and rny horse "You don’t want me; I am foolish and Forest Grove, Oregon. preparetions and allow the boys, ° P P ° rtunity to come into their u ... -| « . . ' swam a few rods; but I landed and up have fits,” and he almost made ine be A patriotic meeting will lx* held but they spoiled it, at le a s t, the bank , when I regthed thé lieve that he was foolish. When we in the trenches to go wi thout temporarily, by not being unani top of the bank I caught a glimse of started on our return trip my sergeant in the Assembly room of the pub blankets, beds and bullets? Don’t mous in what they wanted and the captain and by the time we reached said "W ell, what will we do with this lic .school in Dilley, Frit. 8, at 2 seem possible, does it? But very the town I was getting very close to rnan?” "B ring him along,” was my p. m. A joint program will be strange things are done in the are now enKaged in killing him and the prisoners. I fired on them reply "and if he has a fit, shoot him given by the pupils of the school name of partisanship, sometimes. each other off. Let us hop- that and killed horse the government and bring his horse.” He had no fits and Riverside Grange Mrs. Jen if the day ever comes when th»- agent was the and the horse fell on and turned out to be a very fine and MISTER SCHWAB workers take control of America the agent's riding nie Kemp, from the Food Admin foot. I did not have time highly eduraten man. SEES A LIGHT they will have profited by th e mis- to stop, however, and we soon came to We were soon on the return, as we istration Bureau, in Portland, will Chas. M. 1 Schwab, president of , takes of the Russian workers, to a lane and 1 got another shot and crip- were a long ways from our headquar- be the speaker. Mrs Kemp comes T C t a anil each one of my men h had a highly the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, the end that they will not destroy th" horse my trooper was riding, ters, recommended hy Mr. YV. : so I had a straight run after the cap prisoner. We traveled all day with K. Newell. All are cordially in last week told a crowd of rich each other, tain and his man. I was soon close up out anything to eat, except the meal men, gathered at a banquet in to them, and when we came to the we ate at midnight. At 9 o’clock that vited to attend. lecturer. AT A GNAT New York city, that “the time is | STRAINING . . .. . . . brush they both jumped from their night we stopped at a farm house and Cook With foal near when the men of the working ! Anent the suggestion th a t th e horsea and I captured them. My men I had a supper cooked for the troop class—the men without property churches be closed to save fuel, soon came up and we returned to the and the prisoners. We left at 12 The Forest Planing * ~ “ Grove ».»« v » v • i i * l l l l l g 4 Mill *1 III anu arrived at Pinewook Fac- has |ai(1 ¡n a 8 u p p |y ()f , fu(>, —will control the destinies of the the Michigan Christian Advocate hotel. The captain had a brand new o’clock tory at 2 o’clock, where we stopped , saddle that and world.” Continuing, this far-see- says: “We have not heard of the rebel uniform strapped so to I his should built a slept until 6 in coalan< 1 ,s P^Par«! to supply- big fire and step guess authorities asking the saloons to ^ that st. f‘l he was the a wnt‘fr’ ing captain of industry said: consumers at a reasonable price. the morning. Then we made the trip tall and slim man as his close. We did hear something “I am not one to turn over and pants just fit your w riter fine. to camp with 18 prisoners, 18 horses, Order by telephone No 0232. carelessly my belongings for the about their closing an hour earlier. coat When we returned to Centerville af saddles and bridles. Warranty deed and mortgage uplift of the nation, but I am one The saloons are open sixteen or ter the chase, I ordered a dinner for the When we reached camp, Major John blanks for sale at this office. who has come to believe that the eighteen hours per day for six days troop and had the horses fed. In swim Kirwari came out to see the recruits. worker will rule, and the sooner the river I got my boots full of we realize this he better it will while the churches are open a few ming water, soon found the fire and be for our country and the world hours in the week. Yet fuel ad emptied so the I water boots and at large In these times of war we ministrators see the salvation of was drying my o-ks from when my dyiner was of America should not criticise the the fuel situation in closing the announced. I told the troop to go into Under the new management, this market has been actions of our President and our churches, but for some reason the dining room and eat their dinners, stocked up with a tempting line of Nation. We are behind him and have overlooked the saloon and the cook, who was a big coon, came to we are behind the Nation. When sitting room and said my dinner I say “we” I mean the steel men the breweries. By all m-ans close ¡ the was ready. When I was M ated at tin; of the United States. Within the the churches, hut close the saloons table the coon came up by my side and next 18 months we will have more first. Don’t stop the forces of said, "Captain, you came powerfully tonnage on the ocean than all the salvation and let the forces of I nigh being killed." I ju st rernarkad Hams, Bacon, Sausage, Hamburger, Wieners, etc. nations of the world.” j that I did not see anybody to kill me damnation run full blast. Also Bread, Cookies. Pickles, Spices, Truly, the war is changing the and he stated that the rebels had a trap Fruits and Vegetables. attitude of men and women toward Remember, friends, you must set for me and if I had gone 200 yards COME AND SEE OUR GOODS further on the road I would have been each other. pay in advance to get the Express captured. He said that he had been Free Deliveries We nay Cash for V eal Nicholas Romanoff, c z a r of at one dollar per year. The reg baking bread for Col. Jam es H. Polk 9 a. m. and 3 p. m. pork. Hides, Poultry- Russia, has been deposed by his ular price is $1 50. We pay you and Captain Thos. W ebster. I told him Phone 03 0 1 arid Eggs former subjects and sent to Siber- 50c to collect from yourself. not to say a word more as I did not Subscription Kates for Cash j and Sell \ C-H-E-A-P j j The Main Street J j| mhpr Yard 1 j Copeland & McCready l f t i 1 . 1 S a A Y _ , • I _ ■ « • . . . 1 4 « . » a x n v w l « ifw d i / « n il A f rn it m n il A l « . The Pacific Market Fresh Beef, Veal, Pork Mutton and Poultry. . .