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Athena Boy Scouts
(By Scout Master LeRoy)
ine regular Tuesday evening
meeting next week will be replaced
by a trip to Walla Walla for the
monthly session of the Court of
Scouts from this troop will pass
tests before the Court and also the
. other scouts and troop officials that
go will get an insight into the prop
er proceedure in conducting the tests
The Court will convene v at seven
thirty p. m. at the County Court
Every troop committeeman and
Court of Honor official should en
deavor to be there as well as any of
the parents that are interested in
Saturday at 7:30 a. m. the troop
will meet at the scout hall for a
hike. The route will be up Wild
Horse creek to the Koepke place,
then cross country to the Weston
dam then to the Weston mountain
road, where a truck will meet them
to bring them home. One meal will
be cooked in the open and also a
lunch will be eaten about 3:00 p. m.
Each boy should bring his own equip
ment and supplies and then after the
hike has started they can pair off in
Any of the people of the com
munity that feel that they would like
to learn how to prepare a meal in
the open just follow the boys and you
will see some very appetizing dishes
A troop committee meeting was
called Wednesday evening at the
scout hall. Regular business and the
troop activities were discussed. There
are several problems confronting
them that will need the assistance
of the community to help them put
Only two patrol leaders were out
to the meeting Tuesday evening.
Lets have the leaders and the pa
trols all out for the Walla Walla
trip next meeting and show the
troop committee that they have a
job on their hands to keep pace
with the troop progress,
Saturday, November 17th, we are
planning on making a trip to Camp
Nuznupa. More details of this will
be announced later as we will have
to open the camp up and get the
beds etc.. in shaDe. We will nrnh.
ably leave here Friday afternoon
and return late Saturday evening.
Our first Star Scout will be award
ed his badge at tfie Walla Walla
Court and there are several more
in line for star scout rating.
Hard to Account for
Whims of Collectors
When Whistler whs liurd pressed for
money lie took tunny of his etchings
to the pawnbroker to obtain the
wherewith to buy wine or rare N:ui
kin china, being a connoisseur of the.
lormer ana a collector of the hitter
says the Market for Exchange.
Itossettl devoted himself to old fur
nlture and Japanese bric-a-brac with
tue passion of the true collector Un
like Whistler, however, he knew how
to hang on to money and drove a
hard bargain. His house was a com
blned museum mill menagerie where
raccoons, armadillos, salamanders and
chameleons rummaged among rare
manuscrips, books, pictures, musical
instruments and furniture. The rnc
coon was finally disposed of after he
had nibbled up some of the poet's
manuscript, and a zebra which in the
end proved dangerous met the same
rate. There Is, however, no account
Ins for tastes: and the collector who
specialized In nooses which had per
formed their duty and to which he at
tached the names of their tenants
possessed. If not a more necullar. cer
talnly a more morbid taste than Rou
Wanted second hand hog wire
fencing. F. J. Jackson, Weston, or
leave word at Press office.
For Sale Five dozen White Wyan
dotte hens. Milch cows for sale or
trade. Phone 132, Ralph McEwen,
Athena. ; '
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It Pays to Look Well!
To look well you should keep your hair properly cut your iaj:e
shaved and massaged In fact everything in the Barber line.
Come in and see Herb Parker and I.
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Agency for Troy Laundry and Twin City Sanitary Cleaners.
C. M. Jones
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Truck Beds Built to Order
Athena Leather Shop
Chippewa and Trade Builder
Shoes repaired the Right Way
Soles Sewed On
Autotop, Curtain and Cushion Work
Harness Oiled in the Right Way
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Pendleton Woolen Mills
The largest and most complete line ever
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PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
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One oj the Greatest Pictures ever Filmed!
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Comedy and News Reel
harlie Murray and George Sidney
Reach New Comedy Heights
If a plane would run with laughing gas, then these two flying fools could
make a non-stop flight around the world! The screen's greatest laugh team
in comedy-romance that has more roars than "Lost at the Font and 'The
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Grantland Rice Sports Reel
"Harold Teen" Thanksgiving Night
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Stangier Building, Phone 706
Pendleton, Oregon. 957 J
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Quick Starting Packed With Extra Miles
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Bryce Baker, Agent
Phones 761 and 31F11, Athena
Courteous Treatment, Clean . Beds
Good Meals '
Tourists Made Welcome
Special Attention Girep
to Home Patrons
Corner Main and Third
DR. S. F. SHARP
PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON
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Post Building, Athena, Phone 682
Fill Up On
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Phones 22 and 24
Always At Your Service
City and Country
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Special Attention Given to School Children
hicken Tamales hile Beans
GOOD FOUNTAIN SERVICE
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THE ATHENA MARKET
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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Main Street Athena, Oregon.
If you are planning alterations or ad
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