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About Cloverdale courier. (Cloverdale, Tillamook County, Or.) 190?-19?? | View Entire Issue (Feb. 1, 1917)
OUR ROAD PROBLEM.
itself so as to make more room for the
distribution of more dollars for tbe ben
efit of tbe county as a whole, and not i
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for my neighborhood and your neigh- ]
it from the mime standpoint and narrow borhooil in particular. And about that j
T hos . C o at as. P krsiobnt
environment that would justify them in time, too, we might wish that the big
viewing h local improvement. An or petition containing the names of 90 t?)
oovaeiarr* bev of abstract books
dinary county road is largely im p orta n t
TILLAMOOK COUNTY, »m k H « .
per cent of tbe voters was in— well, I
only t*» to tht> people whose homes are
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wi'l not say where but will leave it for
adjacent thereto, but a- a great and en the reader to say.
during monument to the country, elicit
Now, another thing: what in the
Edward (Strangler) Lewis
T. H. GOYSE.
ing the co-operation of A L L the people world do the people whoareetijendering
Robert Fredericks, otherwise known
for the benefit of A L L the people of the it mean by their sectionalism when they
county the undertaking stands out pre set up the claim that more taxes are as Strangler Lewis, noted wrestler, is
seeking a match with Joe Steelier,
This being true, how can
j raised in one part of the county than sometimes referred to as the “ Omaha
anyone be so seltish and narrow minded,
I another ami on that account demand Wonder.” Since Franl* Goteh. world's
as to sav that it might dip into one
greater consideration? Isn’t Tillamook champion wrestler, retir d these young
corner of the county ami out at the same
county an integral unit of the great giauts o f the mat are seeking the
Opp. Court House,
corner; or that it enter one end, meander
commonwealth of Oregon? Aren’ t the world’s crown.
Last year the pair
two-thir Is of the wav through and pass
taxes levied upon all the people of the
out at the first cross road that offers fa
county fur the benefit of all the county?
cilities for getting out, notwithstanding
I sii t 11 is* control that the county ex
the fact that by so doing it would avoid
R. N. H E N K E L , Proprietor.
ercises in behalf of all of Tillamook
a third of the county so wonderfully en
I county with special reference t<> every
Night and Day calls
dowed by nature ami populated hv just
interest? There is no federal or s<ate
as enterprising, progressive, intelligent
dictation in such matters and why
Next Door to Jones-Knudson Furniture
and desi ■rving a class of geople
*re be any in the county?
live in it,
because it would
For instance, Ohio, New York, Penn
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sylvania, Illinois ami New England
four miles of road to traverse tile
probably pay to Uncle Sam $•"> to $10 j
latter and deliver the traveler at the I ,
through internal revenue for ever dollar
O, the ridiculousness of t he I .,
. . . . .
, j they get hack from the government in
thing ! No, gentlemen, it is not the . ,
’ federal grants for agt iculture, good roads
least number of miles that auch a road
or vocational education, and here in the
can he made to traverse the county, hut
state of Oregon, how much of the money
the greatest number, that would receive
used in building the Columbia Highway
the approbation of a broad-minded «iti
was derived from taxes on property a«l-
/I'tiship, to na\ way of thinking. Not
adjacent thereto" That road would
the most limited stretch of country hut
never have been possible under such a
t lie w iiIest scope p issible for it. to pene
See roe for realty deals.
dispensation. Now, let us come right
trate would be the logical course of
at home with its application; let some
reasoning by one who desired the
rich man in vour school district say “ be
greatest g o o d to the greatest, number.
cause 1 pay more taxes than the rest of
An inception of such importance to
you I must have a paved walk over
to .ill the people, ami its successful con
which my children can go to school,”
sumatimi, demands that the incum
though the other children go in the
bents of the olliees which administer I
mud, how many o f you would stand for
t lie la ws relative thereto shall he men
of broad minded ness, men who stamll
\gain, w hat right has a man living on
aloof from all party bickerings and un-1
an improved road to sav that his neigh ROBERT FREDERICKi* ( STRANCLER l.E W IS I.
derhanded strategy, and. I believe, I
bor cannot have a like good road, other
without asking them the privilege to
things being equal, or one community wrestled two hours to a draw, and
sav so, that our county court iH a pres-!
both are anxious to try again for the
to dictate where the roads of another
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cut embodiment of such men, ami in
coveted honor. Stranylir Lewis is not
community shall he located?
them we repose our trust.
the strangler of former «lays, but is a
Tillamook countv has some of the best
Very different sort of man
lie Is a
There is being great stress, right at
I , r t j pea pie in the world, and I believe the native o f Kentucky ami before beconi
tIns moment. placed upon the im
majority of men mean to do the right Ing a professional wrest.er was a 8tu
a n c eo fan all-season automobile road-
I tiling, but what is needed right now at dent at the University of Kentucky.
wav from Sun Francisco to Seattle am.
.. . tbis juncture of the countvs develop-, Lewis is six feet one inch In height,
Puget Sound, and the only place that
i i i
I incut is for our old pioneer* to shake weighs •_*::(» pounds in condition and Is
such a highway can be built and dodge
humis and get acquaint! d
If they but saiil to be one of the d ••nest and fair
snow blockades in winter, is wrest of the
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do this, the uglv chasm of strife and est wrestlers now In training.
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coast range. I Ins means that if limit
lissension will be suddenly bridged,
must come from Astoria si-uth
Mordecai Brown Pasces On.
and with malice toward none and
W ith Kollie Watson
throuph Tillamook county, ami when it
p.lavina elewn .ve i - in tlie Na
with charity tor all they will eoneieve
does, or public travel is induced to
tional league and two in thè Federai
t '. at in the county’ s development the
travel through the county on a large
Mordecai Brown, thè urne fanious
interest of one may easily become the
scale in any other way, an era of pros
tltrcc tingerci pltcher of thè Chicago
interest of all. aad then with free hearts Uubs. has bei li rei.-uscii um iiiii H i ionaily
perity will have dawned upon the
ami willing hands they will conjointly by Charles IL Weeghmnn, pre*d.leut <>f
coast-wise counties the magnitude of
set the ball of progress to rolling and thè Chicago club. Brown wns riveascd
which is not now in the dreams of
trom their united efforts will come the thr«*e yenrs ago by Charles \V. MuiqUiy,
L. V. E B E K H A R D , Manager.
best roads men are capable of building tinnì owner of thè Uubs. Tini-er. Mieti
Let that be as it will, whenever this
thè manager ■ f thè Cincinnati Reti*, Complete Set of Abstracts of the Records
state highwuw becomes a living fact is an I that through the best system that a c u m i hlm. Brown junip«>d to thè
of Tillamook Countv. Oregon.
thoughtful men have provided—the I
stead of a dream, it will be a paved
Feds wlth Tlnker an i nianagul thè T IL L A M O O K .
highway, ami we will then all be want bonding system—and if. as I am willing St. Louis club for a short peri d. when
ing the thousands of tourists to drop to confess, our road program is not alto- \ he was agalli sigued by Tlnker toplay
;etber what ii should l*e and it demand* w lth tlu* Chicago l ’cils.
their schcckles ail along the wav and
.i iii >re logical planning of methods of
not at mu one miint, or in any one
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section, but at sll points ami in all construction, selection o f routes and a
WarJ ami Harry Urnxee, thè
sections Then we will beam to reali ■
o f thè Boston American
that every dollar thus dropped ha« lv-
club, are planning to semi a couple of
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come a Tillamook dollar, w tiether drop
ped ill the pockets of Tom Jones or Hill fore to find a proper solution.
“ As for thè expensc." salii Mr. Ward T ILLAM O O K .
N ours truly.
l*ec. ami some of us fellow s who thought
” it w ili «-osi le*« tinnì to «• mi a t omi
I.. M Kraner.
otherwise wav back iii PMtl, will twain
froin N«*\v York tu San Frani ls
to wish that ws onlv had more territory
don’t se«* whv tln* Red Sox and - •"■.i*
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otiver team alienili iu*t g » over t<* Eu-
and more miles of road in which to dis
ro|s* next fall if thè war 1« «*v«*r by
tributt* them, and if it were passible, in
stead of having tbs «aid highwav leav
ing tbe county as quickly a- possible we and terms *•«■ Taylor
would want it t<> double back upon V gen iv
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