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About Ashland American. (Ashland, Jackson County, Or.) 1927-1927 | View This Issue
Shoshones Make Unique Peace Treaty With Whites
A historic friendship o f three generations’ duration between the Shoshone Indians and the whites was further
cemented by a remarkable ceremonial held recently on the Shoshone reservation at Fort Hall, Idaho, when Chief
Tendojr III completed a unique treaty o f peace between the Shoshone nation and President Carl It. Gray of the
I'nlon Pacific rullwuy. The Illustration shows Chief Tendoy and A. C. Hinckley, representing Mr, Gray, at
the conclusion of the ceremony.
Tam ed Pelicans A re Her Pets
Here are Miss Gladys Geeluii and her two tamed pelicans at the beach
nt Venice, Calif. The birds follow Miss Geelan everywhere, even riding In
the back seat of her automobile.
Sixth Regiment of Marines on Its W ay
"A m erican Legion” Plane for Atlantic Flight
lh e first official flight of »he three Wright-engined Keystone “ Pathfinder” plane was made recently nt Bristol.
Pa., by Ideut. Com. Noel Davis. The plane, known us the “ American Legion,” Is the one In which Commander Davis
will attempt a nonstop flight this spring from New York to Paris for the Itaymoud Orteig prize o f $2o,000. It Is a
biplane, destined for commercial use.
Tanks Go to China With the Marines
View at the docks of Sun Pedro, the Los Angeles port, as the Sixth
regiment of marines was being loaded on the steamer with Its munitions
and accoutrements for the trip to Shanghai, China..
Long trainloads o f tanks and artillery on the way to the Pacific coast, alienee they wore shipped to China with
the 1.000 marines that left from Sait Pedro to reinforce tlio detachments already at ShunghuL Inset Is Capt. N. E.
London, commander of the tanks.
Taking the “ Park” Out c f Park Avenue
H . Gordon Selfridge (le ft), American and heu.t o f t
mem store, shaking hands with John Lawrle head f u l C
store The two concern, had just amalgamate,i t
" blteley’s, another
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amalgamated, the merger Involving ab
» meet the rvci
creasing irnthv <>f Park avenue. New York, the lanes on each
the entire width vl the street available for vehicle«.
o f the thoroughfare are
A strange phenomenon of nature Is
nn electric caterpillar, found In Nl
gerla. which feeds on mistletoe flow
A tingling sensation, distinctly
resembling sn electric shock, was felt
by a collector while nandling them, al
though the Insects had no hristlea or
other protrusions that would cause Ir
Small Animal, Big Brain
Too small to he seen by the unaided
ye. n tiny animal discovered In ocean
Wfiter has a nerve center or brain
more complex , han that o f the ^
and it can build a
• n less than two
« ittnphell of the
“ rnia says in
new house for itself
minutes, Arthur S.
University o f Call-