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About The American. (Central Point, Or.) 1928-1936 | View This Issue
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Th* AMERICAN, CENTRAL POINT, OREGON
.J e w e tt O f f rs
nnsatlonal an the other.
e - is Milton
* merohaf>t chip *» not' un-
N £ w
alt doing satisfactory
Mutiny aboard a naval vessel
i. vh Turpin
who a«e ii*eui^e
has also been known.
"School News,” a small bulletlu j this year are:
Re-established. September 13, 192s.
of a whole fleet is without precedent.
edited and published monthly by H. j
Devoted to the best interest* of
These mutineers are still loyal to the
N ew Teachers
p. J e w e t t , made Its first appearance
Central Point and vicinity.
old country Itself but thy are in re
a few days ago.
A ll matter for publication mucl
After the summer months of vaoa- facts shout school activities and
bellion agaiust the coalition govern
The grade school is most fortu-
reach this office not later than Wed
ment. against the proposal to cut nate this year in securing the s e r v - T '« “ Cnntral Point high school has r e g u l a t i o n s will
published for the
nesday for insertion the same week.
England is the world's |(.M
tWu new tt.ach^ra Mrs. Bes- once more gathered back to her por-- benefit or the parents. These bul
Published every Friday.
great free trade country and yet it „ lfl vnrphy, who teaches the sixth tala her students.
Her Influence is letins will he distributed through
Filtered as second class matter at
definitely proposes to adopt a Pro- (Kra(j tl> all(j
Alice Seabrooke, stronger this year than ever before, the grade pupils.
the post office, Central Point, O.e-
¡teacher cf the third grade.
Mrs. as 120 have enrolled. This exceeds
gon, under the Act of March 8, 1879.
All these things are hard to r « * ll* e, ! Murphy, whose home is in Ashland, I the enrollment for the past two
but they are true and their signif- j,as had much
experience In the years.
It mny be In
trance is astounding. It looks us If teaching profession, having taivght'
Within her wails are the old stu-
happy tlt.i ut tu be
Ono year .........- ..................... $2.00 England has become but the
rich, but i" poor
before in Jackson county as well as , dents, those from outlying rural dis-
Six Months . ................ .......... $!•*»« shell of her former self.
man ever derived
throughout the state. One very in- tricts, and those from other schools
To elect officers for the coming
Payable In advance.
any satisfaction fruta
teresting experience of Mrs. Murphy's i
exceptionally large freshman year all classes held their meeting14
that thought. He’d take a diente.
Advertising rates on application.
was enjoyed while teaching in »-¿.ejass is,registered this year. Most
during the first week, of school. The
in. w t ici: o r t h e m i m i h i ::
Office— Second Street, off Muln.
Chinese school in Portland. Oregon
40 members are from the Cen- officers for the classes are as fol-
Beware of tho tliumber, the hitch 1 it this school she taught Chinese *ral Point grade school. However.
lU ’ RGDOItF and BRENNAN
hiker, who stands by the roadside boys, from the Shanghai university Ihore arc some who have travelled
Seniors— President, Donald Sny
sometimes in the middle of the road In Canton, to speak English.
Mrs. far to
der; vice-president, Ruth Turpin :|
S. O. RITRCDORK.
Editor and crooks ills thumb at you, begging Murphy is especially interested in
Among the new members of the
secretary. Champ Pitts; treasurer
J. C. DHENNAN
- ..... Manager for a lift.
Tiie only sure way to orchestra work, having organized sophomore class are: Marjorie Gif-
safety is to put on speed and dash by a rural school orchestra in Slier ,en. from Portland,
Junior«— President, Delbert Ayers:
and not slow up until the thuiuber Is man county.
She is hoping to j Cgaad, from I.oa Angeles, Calif The
j far behind and is laying for his next accomplish much in this line in the
Elala Baker as a new member. The 'ary. Mona Lewis; treasurer, Ruth
| possible victim.
Central Point school.
It seems hard, sometimes, when
Miss Seabrooke, whose home is in senior class welcome among them, Ramalrom.
Sophmores — President. Geneva
you are driving alone and the would-. Table Rock, is a graduate of the
be companion of your drive seems to Southern Oregon Normal school. She Elizabeth Fleischer, from Seattle, Hrow" : vice-president, Edward In-
secretary, Geraldine Tex;
Good morning everybody. We w'sh need to be picked up. Pay no atten-1 formerly attended the Central Point Washlngton, and Clyde Davis from
treasurer. Harry Young.
to announce that we have taken over tlon to him. It would he harder fori high school, having graduated with Medford, Oregon.
Freshmen — President, Donald
the business of The American. We you to pick him— or her— up and the class of 1925. Miss Seabrooke
There are three seniors of the
in Washington Idaho and British Columbia
. . . In- “ class
expect to become u part of the busi then he robbed as has frequently aRto attended the Los Angeles
in iy Richardson vice-president,
one reliable, efficient management
. . . . m u h p,.,t r
into ra r* „-»t Martin; secretary-1reasurer, Geral-
ness and social life of Central Point. happened. Cases have been known stitute for two years.
She has nro- Mildred Gregory. loia t.arr, aid
you the most delightful o f trips.
The American will endeavor to re where the thumber has gone further taught two very successful terms o f !
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flect the progressive spirit of the peo than robbery.
He has sometimes school in the Shadv Cove school on !
FINEST A C C O M M O D A T IO N S
ple of this thriving Utile city where used force to effect a robbery. Some
A variety of interesting course i s « - , . . ,
the Crater I.%ke highway
’ WESTERN" SERVICE
cool breezes blow, and life is worth times (he robbery has included the
being offered by the fnclty this year L » i r l S L z l C C L I U D
car as well as the personal posses-)
We are here to advance and boost along of the driver.
eral new courses. With a total en
every worthy enierprlse and stand
16, and with Mr. | Glee club tryouts were held Thurs-
Take no chances. A man in Colum
Plans Program Jewett at the helm, it will no doubt day and Friday, Sept. 10 and 11th,
squarely behind the community, nil bus, O., let two girls work upon his
of the time.
prove one of the most practical anti in the music room, under the direc-
sympathy. He gave them a lift to
M O U N T VERNON
Members of the Pointer staff are
8 O. Ilurgdorf lias been, for lie the next town. There he stopped for
lnteresting courses given.
I tion of Miss Blood.
A very inter-
H O T E L P R E S ID E N T
N E W W A S H IN G T O N
rapidly completing plans for a pub
past six months, associate editor of gas.
B E N J A M IN F R A N K L IN
When in the filling station,
H O TE L R O O SEVELT
the Medford Dally New., previous '<> j Kelt,n„ hi„ change ht. happeiied to
M A R C U S W H IT M A N
tober 2 3 has been decided upon for |
HO TEL W ALDO RF
that time, for 35 years, was tim er look out the wlndow am) HBw
C E N TR A LIA
C A M B R ID G E A P T A O T E L
A large number of the j
and manager of dally and weekly K,rU dr|v|n(l off w|th ,l|g oar
H(. the event.
H O T E L L E W IS -C L A R K
H O T E L ED M UND M E A N Y
staff will take part n the skits,
newspapers in Michigan.
hasn't seen them since, nor has he
funny farces, and play to be given. |
J. C. Dretiiniii lias been linotype seen his car.
B E LLIN G H A M
H O TE L MORCK
operator on the Medford Daily News
H O T E L B E L L IN G H A M
A. S. Marshall, of Baldwin. Minn.,
L Y M P IA
lie used in the interest of the high i
for the past three years.
H O TLL GOVERNOR
territory around here is
guve a man u ride. The stranger
H O TEL HENRY
Let’s get acquainted, you might
H O T E L O L Y M P IA N
murdered him and escaped In Mar
our ‘home circle” —and yours. If
,A drive for subscriptions will also 1
Henry «Anderson, of
H O T E L C O L U M B IA
lie made and any high school stu- ;
Our motto: "Live and let live.”
H O T E L C A S C A D IA N
we work together in the right
HOTEL M O N T E C R IS T O
Minneapolis, stopped to take a man
dent who subscribes to the paper for ,
8. O. Rl’ RODOUF.
In his ear. He had driven only a
spirit, our efforts will bring their
u year will be given a free ticket to j
J. C. DHENNAN.
short distance when the thumber
B O IS E .
li l t.
pressed a revolver against him and
Rehearsals arc now under way and
(Affilio fa )
By banking here and by influenc
forced him to hand over ills purve
i H I M AND JAPAN
all the staff Is working hard to make
watch und other valuables
ing your friends to do likewise,
ihis first program an event worth
War —when has China been with
In some slates, tho hitch-hiker Is
you will help to swell the total re
out war'.’ V w, says a Chinese states banned by law. To solicit a ride is a while lo I he patrons of (lie school.
man, "w ar come« at a time when misdemeanor.
But the law is sel
sources which we will have avail
China is in (lie throes of a calamity dom enforced. Hitch-hikers abound
caused by floods, eoinniuuiun and in all states, particularly along the
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N ew Class Plan
The future growth and prosper
great national highways and now Is
This much iiitisi be admitted to be the time of the year when they are
ity of this community will come
The Finley Implement Co.
The new reuglatlon adopted till’
China is indeed in parlous swarming through tile country. Per
to you and us, as the result of th*»
state, i Sittu blames Japan for pres haps some of tItese thuinberu ar« year of the «!v one-hour class period
ent conditions In Minihuria. lapan honest unnd to give them a lift might co til hi tie tiie study hour within the
the efforts we put forth together
to clean Grain. Alfalfa and Grass Seed at most reasonable a
Whichever nation he an act of pure kindness which regular recitation period which en
may Lave the right or the wrong side would lie appreciated. The driver of ables the teacher to give more indl- 1
of the contention does not appear t 1 tiie ear eantiot know and he has no vidua! attention and supervision a«
A\ hat does mutter is that wav of Investigating His only saf< tv needed to the students.
men should continue to lie killed de is, a> we have said, to speed up anil
The main purpose of the change
spite the altruisms anti agreements burn <>n
lit the program is to place the stu- [
Re Cleaned Wheat
of the League of Nation.«. China and
dent* under the more direct control !
Japan are signatohe* to the league
of the teacher who teaches the suh- !
A Friendly Bank
VA H E A T n o t HIM .
Tills enable4 students to oh |
agreements. Their nationals are In
At $1.25 per 100 lhs. and always as cheap as obtain- ft
able in the valley.
antagonism. Rlood is shed. Town-
tain better help during (heir study
It 1« pretty hard to keep informa
nod valuahh property are destroyed.
li ioti ahoul a publlc Itody'a operatiou
The League of Nations sits und talks
The new plan is meeting with the
uway frorn ihe newspapers.
In the course of time while men are
approval of b o t h students and
wheat holding* of thè Farm llelief
dying and continue to die — th
| Board are in poliit.
league sometimes acts. AVIiat It does
For some reaaon thè Itoard has ul-
not appear able to do |g to stop war
That is as free of beards as is possible to got.
jvvay» decllned to «ut ho* ntuch wheat
fare among the signatories whenever
| it Ita* oli band and thè newspapers
Now \ n iv a ls in
an alleged cause for war obtains
Give Us a Call
Has First Meet
1 bave Iteen forced io gnesa. The cur-
In the pre.ent instance on th fate o*
rent figure romtnonly set la thè
things, the control of a railroad; In
Tho student council held Its first
familiur ulte of 200.tHiQ.000 bushel4.
Get prices on Farm Machinery and Ft tiring, I.el's get
reality, the control and dominance of
lleceutly thè newspaper muti iti I meeting of the new year on 8epteni-
Splendili line o f G ill P ap er» in plain w hite nod shnile».
A d e fin it iv e liti«- n«>w ready roe you r approviti
Washington tilt upon thè faci that j ," ' r 17. with ail members presepi.
KOH ( i l l T S or P E R S O N A !. CSK
• uri« in Aprii ,.f thi* \ear li...... tardi n " ' l"irp»se of Mie meeting was to
held 25UutMi.oiMI bushels,
IN K N ( i l . t M ) ( M i l M l DOW V?
Pointer” , and discuss the choice of
What’» th. matter with England i .Vow 25,000,000 bushels o f thi
That qii'-. :ii>u i 'ti t t, ■ an.«» > r d a has been sold to Brazil, or rath r an editor for the ‘ ’ Annual” , a yell
S R P iS B eh W
’ R I T R A I . POINT
Will While au-w.iud hi* own quei I traded for coffee. To China 15,ono,- leuder. and an athletic manager
tion What's th* matter with Kan (100 bushels has been disposed of. ! Dorothy tnmann. n former student
wJt’ititeÌ'IÌ •« . C.tit' ’ lMi!^i«*i-**.***J4‘,*V*,4*.**.»f*
ts *« •«*•»-•*»«.* >•
sas? White iaiti there « 1 « nothing Germany has taken 7,500.000 bash- ! lB 'h * Journalism class, was uuanl
If the Itoard hm been observing i monsly elected as paper editor. The
the matter with Kan us tut « > can't els
say that liter* 1« nothin* uii * mutter its pledge of selling not over 5.000 i .inttuni e.iltor, yell leader, and ath-
England ha- never ooo bushel« "areitmulativc maxi, ietic manager will be chosen some
be*n th* same sine, th* World War mum" per month, beside« beside1 time in the near future
America h.t never been the same and has sold sin« i July t l i t 15.- delay will glyo the runcll members,
either, but there is this striking dif ooo.ooo bushels, in the regular ru" and al o members of the stnitent
ference between England and \rner of trad* the hoard has disposed o body, time to think the matter over. ^
America I- 6 2.500.000 bushels since early April and dismiss among themselves whom
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stronger In every re*pert politically1 It s a simple ma .er of arlthmeth I ' h “ y waut In th e poult Iona.
This council mestili* was super
to figure that 02,500,00(1 taken fron1
a n d f i n a D e i a l i y , materiali, s o d e c o
Et'gland Is just tit* re 2.5 4.ono.000 I« aves 191,500.000. And 1 vised by Mr. J«*wett. John Smith,
M ade of Spruce'
(hut I* probably near what the boar«’ student body presidi nt. was lo
verse in all tho««1 re-i’ert«.
••barge of the meeting
England appear« to ite crumbling aetuallv has
It began with the great tosi strike
Th*n cam* the tlol,
Tlo-n rat * • 'i,
Central Point hasn’t a worry in th,« r Students Initiate
hreaking up «>t h*r dominion itpot
It’s people tire prosperous)
which the sun lievi r se1 Can d:t an ’ world.
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ARO UND THE CENTRAL
P O IN T S C H O O L S
|T I 0 r ! C £ in
20 Fine Hotels
Special price Friday & Satur, ay
Central Point State B a n k
Finley Implement Co. |
K e SI, B IS T
| Zo.ss Ladders
Australia today ore really ltid« ,> n
dent nation- India aspires t«> lie.timi
on*. Now has come the coalition
government, w hich, no metier wh .t
may be **id. Is an a<1m¡s*in'i of ii
weakn<>« of all the old pi rtie. And
•Imullane >us!y wltg the advent «:
the coalition c a m e th* nfftrtal re«,
lation, prevlou-ly known in th.
world’s financial renters, that Kit*
land, one* the world • w n im le - „
Iloti, til.' very frt-nt Atol I nter of
strength, was to all intent* and pm
pose* banL t 1 1
With the "General" sitting peace
fully In a dainty ba«aia*t. a frilly
Tbcr< i« a row on In the Orego
white bonnet on his head and toys
Highway i-otnnii. slttn. Snap out of it I scattered about, the fre«hniati lit It I
What the people want la action atony | atiou began w ith uiiich laughter, la I
i the hi xh school auditorium on Thurs
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day, September 17. A Urge crowd
llainsay MacDonald’s office, lo ’ attend«Nl and * ’ij«iyrd Immenselv the
IsmOvn. pav« $25.non a yewr. snd hr program presented.
i » r ?** oleh, he did net ch.v.ae to re
The freshmen were first entertain [
ed by a program consisting «>« a »imr* ‘
«kit h> some seniors, a solo hv Vivian
How to shorten ih* depression ' Jon«1« and piano sol«»s by Mona l.ewi*
TWO 1 e
ft. « «■! ■
Pav a* you go. and go somewhere
an«l Mary Jane Beeh*v The freah-
r.ot topped o ' aR the«- sten* of ti
p en wer* then given an opp.mnn'tr
bre. klm up. t
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wc ar* yla«l the summet to entertain and this they
l mut i ny and the j an to ado
id past, althoush w* didn t a t jiiv apparent satisfaction of th«>#e pre.-
Use is Just about a dividend« from ou- flanuel trou». ■«
Farm ) Saw.»
ECONOMIi'AI.........~ 7 ."
Much of the pleasure c f traveling i*. spoiVf by
unnecessarily high hotel hilis. Ccmfort with
econ«'trv at the P R E S ID E N T .
R A T E S .......................Si A N D t2 P E R D A Y
J A, Cushrran f t — , - - r
F O U R T H A7.’ D A L D - H
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W . C. Lee ver
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C. ntr.,1 Pa!;it, Oioaon.