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About The Athena press. (Athena, Umatilla County, Or.) 18??-1942 | View Entire Issue (April 27, 1928)
High School Notes
Junior News Staff.
Faculty Wilford Miller
Classes.... Areta Kirk
Student Body rearl Green
Boy's Athletics Oral Michener
Girl's Athletics Alberta Charlton
Personal Marjorie Wibon
Grades Mildred Street
Alumni Weldon Bell
Entertainment Emma Ringel
Advisor Miss Bateman
Miss Bateman spent Sunday in Mil
ton and Walla Walla.
Miss Brodie spent Saturday in Wal
Mr. and Mrs. Toole were in Walla
Thelma Schrimpf and Pearl Green
spent Monday afternoon in Pendle
Areta Kirk and Emma Ringel were
visitors in Walla Walla Saturday.
Ethel Pittman was in Walla Walla
Alberta Charlton, Jessiedeanc Dud
ley, Thena Russell, Kathleen Radtke
and Dorothy Geissel went on a picnic
ut Thorn Hollow Saturday.
Alberta Charlton was in Pendleton
Jessicdeane Dudley spent Monday
Weldon Bell, Wilford Miller, Ralph
Moore, and Oral Michener went up
Wild-horse creek Sunday after fir
boughs to decorate the domestic
science room for the Junior-Senior
The junior class held a class meet
ing Tuesday April 17, and decided to
sell candy at the play held Friday
The mothers of the junior class
met at the school house Thursday,
April 19, to plan the menu for the
Saturday morning, April 28, begin
ning at ten o'clock, at Steve's Pure
Food Grocery, the senior class will
hold a cooked food sale. The money
from the sale will go toward the
class gift fund.
Holly Trees Given
As Memorial for
Late Dr. Campbell
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON, Eu
gene. One hundred holly trees, three
years old, have been presented to the
University to form a memorial hedge
to the late President Prince L. Camp-
hell. The donor of the gift Is John
Stump, a prominent citizen of Mon
mouth and a boyhood friend of the
Many gifts have been made in mem
ory of. the beloved late president, but
none carries more memories than does
this gift of Mr. Stump. John Stump
was Mr. Campbell's half uncle, but
tliey were of practically the same age.
From tho age of seven, Prince Camp
bell, the boy, chummed with John
around their Monmouth homes, and
Prince L. Campbell, the man, continued
to chum with him.
22 Years Ago
April 27, 1906
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schmitt at-
One of the simplest details of lire pre
vention lies in cleaning up the wood
lot to reduce the fire hazard, says
the American Tree association. Cut
out nil the dead trees and the weed
trees such as cherry, hornbeam nnd
gray birch, leaving enough partially
to shade the pines. The waste brush
should be piled and burned In a place
and at a time when there Is no danger
in Internal Medicine for the
past fifteen years
The high school play, "Brother
Josiuh," was presented very success
fully Friday evening April 20. The
funds taken in amounted to $114.90
which will be divided between the
junior and senior classes and the annual.
DOES NOT OPERATE
Will be at
Thursday, May 17
Office Hours: 10 a. m. to 4 p. m.
Tho annual of the high school has
been sent to the printers in Walla
Walla and the proofs have been read
and corrected by the annual advisor
and returned. The annuals may be
finished next week. They will
sold for fifty cents apiece.
One Day Only
No Charge for Consultation
A student body meeting was held
Friday morning, April 13, at nine
o'clock to elect student body officers
for the coming year. Those running
for office and votes cast for each
were as follows: President: Eldon
Myrick 21, Wilford Miller 14, George
Gross 11; Vice-President: Alberta
Charlton 38; Secretary-Treasurer:
Virgie Moore 37, Areta Kirk 10.
Elections will be held Friday, April
27, for nominees of the following of
fices: Editor of the Annual: John
Kirk, Wilford Miller; Business Man
ager of the Annual: Oral Michener,
Weldon Bell; Thansportation Man
ager:' Areta Kirk, Frances Cannon,
and Emma Ringel; Cheer Leader:
Raymond Freese (Jack Murphy).
At the student body meeting it
was voted to hold the annual trip to
Bingham Springs Saturday, May 5.
All of the alumni are invited to go,
providing they furnish their own
For Sale A good Monarch kitchen
range. Ray Reynolds.
For Sale A Hamilton Playcr-
Piano. Phone 561, Athena,
For Sale Thoroughbred J ersoy
bull calf, eligible to register. Phone
Dr. Mellenthin is a regular
graduate in medicine and surgery and
is licensed by the state of Oregon.
He does not operate for chronic ap
pendicitis, gall stones, ulcers .. of
stomach, tonsils or adenoids.
He has to his credit wonderful re
sults in diseases of the stomach,
liver, bowels, blood, skin, nerves,
kidney, bladder, bed wetting, weak
lungs, rheumatism, sciatica, leg ulcers
and rectal ailments.
Below are the names of a few of
his many satisfied patients in Ore
gon who have been treated for one
of the above named causes:
II. H. Blake, Marshfield.
Elmer Boohcr, Condon.
Bessie Eckles, Empire.
1). G. Horn, Bonanza.
W. C. llelyer, Kent.
P. M. Koster, Mt. Angel.
Mrs. L. II. Martin, Moro.
Davis Steinon, Allegany.
Fred Shields, Klamath Falls.
Joe Sheoships, Gibbon.
I). I. Wngcnblast, Portland.
Remember above date, that con
sultation on this trip will be free and
that his treatment is different.
Married women must be accomp
anied by their husbands.
Address: 221 Bradbury Bldg., Los
tended a birthday anniversary party
at the John Gross home in Walla
, Bert Cartano, of the Eagle saloon,
has a new electric sign that at
tracts the ; attention of the passing
Miss Velma Wilkinson arrived
home last evening from South Cold
Spring, having finished, a success
ful three months term of school there.
Men loading a car with flour at the
Preston-Parton Mill yesterday, found
a revolver, a knife and a cigarette
fiend's outfit in a car, while sweep
Hon. T. J. Kirk is circulating a
subscription paper in Athena today
for the relief of the stricken people of
San Francisco. Citizens are respond
ing nobly and the amount Athena will
give will be in proportion to the lib
eral donations of other towns of the
The Yellow Kids play the Walla
Walla "Boosters" on the Athena
grounds Saturday afternoon. Sunday
big excursion train with two en
gines and ten coaches will come over
from Walla Walla and take the two
teams and their admirers to Pendle
ton where a game will be played in
that city in the afternoon. The
round trip from Athena will be 55
Following is the report of Banks
district No. 45, for month beginning
March 26 and ending April 19. Whole
No. days taught 19; No. pupils on
roll of honor for month are: 8th
grade Grady Herndon, Roy Burke,
Pearl Pinkerton, Agnes Cannon, Eva
Schrimpf, Floyd Pinkerton, Ray
Zerba. 5th and 6th grades Law
rence Pinkerton, Zola Ferris, Ruth
Stewart, Alice Foster. 2nd grade
Dora Ferris, Louis Stewart, Gladys
Ferris. Visitors for the month are
Alice Stewart, Edna Schubert and
Tuesday morning Hon. T. J. Kirk
began the circulation of a subscrip
tion paper for the relief of the San
Francisco; earthquake suffers.
Yesterday he was assisted by David
Taylor, and when their labors were
ended the sum of $450 had been
subscribed. The amount was expend
ed for a carload of provisions which
was shipped oufcover the O. R. & N.
yesterday noon. In the car was 107
barrels of flour, 100 sacks of potatoes
and $50 worth of breakfast foods. On
the side of this car were long canvas
streamers, on which was painted the
-W. R. Taylor has made a trade
with a Heppner man for 100 head of
cattle. He exchanged his band of
range horses on the John Day ranch
for cattle and left Wednesday for
Heppner' after the stock. The ad
dition of this number gives Mr.
Taylor quite a nice little herd of cattle.
Will be given on the following
Garments and Hose:
Ladies9 "Sealpax" Bloomers
"Betsy Knit" Vests
and Ballet Vests
Ladies9 Durham Hose
1.15, 1.50. and 2.00
t Quality Quantity. Service. Phone 171. Athena, Oregon
DR. W. G. COWAN
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
Dr. W. Boyd Whyte
Stangier Building, Phone 706
Pendleton, Oregon. 957 J
WATTS & PRESTBYB
Main Street. Athena, Oregon
State and Federal Court Practice
-70 head ewes and
Sheep For Sale
"For Sale Three-bottom self lift
1. & O. gang plow. Henry Koepke,
iliundry I am prepared to d.i
custom and family washing. Mrs.
liuiin Moore, Athena.
Lenhorne hens, 75c pick of flock. Two
good milk cows. Am leaving, is rea
m for selling. A. A. Kees, Weston.
Team Work I am prepared to do
all kinds of team work at reasonable
prices. I will give special attention
to plowing garden grounds, CLAUD
Shoe Repairing Sewed Soles a
Specialty. Harness and Auto
Is that old tire
for the wife to drive? Let us re
place it with a new one also check
gas and oil.
"Pink's" Place Third Street
"Service with a "smile"
Candidate for Joint
Umatilla and Morrow
The Athena Hotel
MRS. LAURA FROOME, Prop.
Courteous Treatment, Clean Beds
Tourists Made Welcome
Special Attention Given
to Home Patrons
Corner Main and Third
Quick Startingr-Packed With Extra Miles
Motor Oils Greases
Bryce Baker, Agent
Phones 761 and 31F11, Athena
DR. S. F. SHARP
TIIYSICIAN AND SURGEON
DR. J. L. GEYER
Tost Building, Athena, Phone 582
It Pays to Look Well!
To look well you should keep your hair properly cut your face
shaved and massaged In fact everything in the Barber line.
Como in and see Herb Tarker and I.
Penn Harris Barber Shop
Agency for Troy Laundry and Twin City Sanitary Cleaners.
Farmers Grain Elevator
Grian and Feed
A Full Line of Sperry's Chick Feed
Phone 3S2 " LEE WILSON, M'gr.
"He that tooteth not his own horn,
the same shall not be tooted."
of every kind and
at rates and terms
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B. B RICHARDS,
GERALD KILGORE, Proprietor
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We carry the best
That Money Buys
Kippered Salmon, all Kinds of Salt Fish. Fresh
Fish, Oysters, Crabs, Clams, Kraut in Season.
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Phones 125 and 24
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