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Volume 43, Number 45.
HEPPNER, OREGON, THURSDAY, Feb. 3, 1927.
Subscription $2.00 a Year
TOLL ROAD BILL
IS OPPOSED BY
Oregon Lamb Crop of
1 927 Below Normal In
BV SUPREME CDIJR
Opinion of Secretary
Twenty Per Cent Under Usual
Uniform Scale on Farm
Products Over Rail- .
ways Called For.
Branch Differentials Eliminated; Re
fund to Mount to Several Hun
dred Thousand Dolars.
A uniform rate scale within the
state of .Oregon on agricultural prod
ucts with elimination of branch line
differentials is called for by an order
of the Public Servtee commission sus
tained by the supreme court this
week. Farmers in this section have
been interested in such an order.
Full significance of the action of
the supreme court is contained in the
statement of H. H. Corey, dated Feb
ruary 1. The statement follows:
"The decision of the Oregon Su
preme Court handed down Tuesday in
the case of the Oregon-Washington
Railroad and Navigation Company vs.
II. H. Corey and others, brings to a
termination the most important legal
proceeding involving rates on grain
hay and other agricultural products
in the history of the state. This pro
ceeding was instituted by the Oregon
Public Service Commission on Janu
ary 11, 1923, and involves the rates
on grain, grain products, potatoes
and onions, and other farm products
on the lines of all of the major car
riers serving the state. Hearings ex
tending over a period of several weeks
were held before the state commission
which entered an order prescribing
uniform rate scales to be applicable
throughout the entire state in lieu
of the numerous schedules of rates
which had theretofore been in effect.
In addition to resulting in reduction
of rates generally throughout Oregon,
the order had the effect of eliminat
ing numerous branch line diffrentials
and excessive combinations of local
rates which had previously applied
on shipments from Eastern Oregon
points to points in the Willamette
Valley, and estimates have been made
as to the amount of reduction re
sulting from this order which was en
tered by the Commission on August
29, 1924. It was claimed by traffic
officials of the Southern Pacific com
pany that the reduction would vary
from 10 to 27 per cent on single line
hauls, and on certain joint line hauls
as high as 60 to 60 per cent.
"Probably the most important re
sult of the order of the Commission
is that it will permit a more free
movment of these basic agricultural
commodities between Estcrn Oregon
points and Willamette Valley points,
thus permitting the Eastern Oregon
producer of hay and grain to find a
market among the Western Oregon
dairymen and millers to the advan
tage of both.
"The case had been somewhat com
plicated by reason of the fact that al
though the new rates have been in ef
fect on hay and straw since the is
suance of the Commission's order a
temporary injunction was granted in
the lower court on the application of
the rates on the remaining commod
ities and a bond posted by the car
riers to guarantee a refund of all
charges paid since January, 1924, in
excess of those ultimately found to
be reasonable. It is estimated that
the refund to shippers of grain, grain
products, potatoes and onions will,
under this decision, amount to several
hundred thousand dollars."
Electric Company to Ask
City for Franchise
Messrs. G. C. Sawyer and G. L.
Corey, representing the Sherman El
ectric company, are here today to
present an application to the city
council for a 60-year franchise for
the carrying on of their buiine&
within the city limits. All papers in
this matter have been prepared and
will be presented to the city council
on Monday night for their action.
These gentlemen state that the
work of construction si proceeding in
this section from DeMoss Springs in
Sherman county. The line comes io
Hoppner via Condon, and will be
pushed as rapidly as possible. It
may be late summer before the new
powr line gets here, but they nope
to beat that time and have their con
nections in the forepart of the .sum
mer season. They are working ahead
of the construction on right of way
and franchises and these matters
take time to put through.
Hughes Buy Bergstrom
Store at Roseburg, Ore.
Sam and Hanson Hughes, who re
cently sold their grocery store in
Heppner, have bought the store of
John Bergstrom at Koseburg. This
word was received here today.
Mr. Bergstrom farmed on Eight
Mile until his departure for Roseburg
last winter where he engaged in the
grocery business. He took over the
Hanson Hughes city property in the
deal and it is understood he and Mrs.
Bergstrom will roturn hero to make
Mrs. Hanson Hughes will depart
Saturday for Roseburg.
Frank Turner left on a trip today
for Interior points, expecting to go
to Rnyville and John Day, returning
the first of the week.
Wilson River Project, Sanctioned
by House, Considered Against
Best Interests of State.
The Wilson River Toll Road bill,
the designation given to the bill that
has passed the house at Salem, and is
now before the senate for consider
ation, is opposed by the county court
of Morrow county, and that body took
decisive action in the matter yester
day, calling upon all the Eastern Ore
gon counties to get busy and help to
defeat the measure, which they con
sider to be opposed to the best inter
ests of the road program of the state.
In fact this proposed toll road Is
simply a tourist proposition, promot
ed by those who desire a more direct
route to the coast from Portland and
other centers of the west side, and in
the opinion of our county court will
be another burden for the taxpayers
to assume a little later on, when the
road is saddled on to the state high
way system, as it undoubtedly would
Acting upon their judgment, there
fore, our county court prepared and
sent out last evening the following
copy of a letter going in as a night
letter to the senate committee on
roads and highways, with the request
that the various county courts of
Eastern Oregon take similar notion
"The Senate Committee on Roads and
Highways, Salem, Oregon
Eastern Oregon counties have bond
ed themselves to the limit to assist
m state's road program. They can
not carry this load and construct
highways needed locally for the con
venience of their people and the de
velopment of their country without
more assistance from the State High
"We are advised that a bill passed
the House and is being considered by
the Senate authorizing construction
of toll roads with State Highway
funds, the immediate object being
construction of Wilson River Toll
road, to cost ultimately when paid
about four million dollars.
"We consider such use of State
funds not only wasteful and extrava
gant but a flagrant discrimination
against the producing areas of the
state, where highways are needed for
property development, and urge that
this is more important now than addi
tional scenic routes, which will ab
sorb revenues almost without limit."
Heppner will be treated to a real,
bonafide, home-taint vaudeville in the
near future if plans of the Heppner
Public Library association, made at
its meeting Friday, materialize. Danc
ing, musical skits, and who knows
what, may be the brain creatures of
many local citizens for the affair.
It is rumored some mighty inter
esting contests will be staged with
cnanccs tc win a prize. All of which
is the result of the financial status
of the above named association.
The library must have funds if it is
to continue in existence, and this is
one of the ways planned to get the
money. Another way will be by
means of a membership drive for
which Mrs. W. P. Mahoney and Mrs.
C. W. McNomer were named captains
of two teamc. Mrs. Eoy Missildine
and H. R. Johnson are in charge of
the vaudeville in which different or
ganizations of the city will be asked
It is hoped to raise enough money
in 25 cent membership feeB to keep
the books circulating until the en
tertainment is staged, from which it
is hoped to derive funds to keep the
library going until city or county
support can be obtained. There are
now 3G members of the association,
i.nd it Is believed this number should
be increased to 200 or more.
It has been recognized that the li
brary is a civic institution and as
such should be maintained by the city
or county. However, the library was
started too late to obtain Bupport
from either of these sources this
year, as the budgets were previously
made, The city council expressed it
self as not being adversj to the proj
ect and will no doubt be willing to
help another year.
Right now the library is facing an
increased demand for books with an
insufficient supply. Three hundred
general loan books are available from
the state to help take care of this
demand, but more funds must be
raised before the books can be ship
ped. When a member of the drive com
mittee calls on you, you can do a civic
service by giving your name and 26
cents to become a member of the as
sociation. No charge is madoi for Sorrowing
I ooks and everyone is privileged and
urgi.'d to take advantage of the on.
poitunity of improving his reading
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Patterson will
depart the end of the week for South
PBsadena, Calif., for a visit of a few
weeks at the home of their son, B. R.
Born At Morrow General hospital
in this city on Friday, January 28, to
Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Lendbetter of Rhea
crevk, an B-lb. son.
Regular meeting of Heppner Post
No. 87, American Legion, Legion head
quarters Monday evening, February 7,
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W. B. Barratt Reelected
to Wool Co-op. Board
W. B. Barratt of W. B. Barratt &
Son, wool growers of Heppner, has
just been reelected to the board of
directors of the Pacific Cooperative
Yi ool Growers, the largest strictly co
operative wool marketing organiza
tion in the United States, according
to R. A. Ward,-general manager of
Mr. Barratt is well known thru-
out the state, being a former member
cf the State Highway Commission
and is prominent in the wool growing
industry, says Mr. Ward. "The as
sociation as a whole is to be congrat
ulated on Mr. Barratt's reelection to
the board by the membership of his
district. He represents Baker, Mor
row, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa and
The Pacific Cooperative Wool Grow
ers has just completed its sixth year
of successful operation in coopera
tively marketing Its members' wools,
and this season handled 6,000,000
pounds. The Pacific is the only grow
ers agency actually maintaining its
own mill salesmen. Ninety four per
cent of the volume was sold direct to
consuming mills on the Pacific Coast
and in the New England and Phila
delphia districts this last season.
Membership in the organization has
been increased by 600 farm flock
growers and a number of range grow
ers since the last shipping season,
and the directors are anticipating a
material increase in the total volume
of wool to be marketed through the
association this year.
LEGION AUXILIARY MEETS.
The American Legion Auxiliary
met Tuesday evening, February 1st.
The Unit plans to send some money
to buy slippers for the veterans in
hospital 77 in the near future.
Grace Buschke was appointed chair
man of the poppy committee, and
Mrs. Walter Moore chairman of the
music committee. The Unit hopes
to work up a Glee Club soon, also to
take some part in a program to be
given for the benefit of the public
library next month.
The Auxiliary is to give an Easter
Monday Ball on April 18th at the
Elks' hall, and committees were ap
pointed to plan for it. Final plans
were made and committees appointed
tor the dinner which the Unit is
serving today to the National Farm
Loan Bank association. The hostesses
Grace Buschke and Mrs. Jas. Burgess,
served delightful refreshments at the
close of the business session.
DEAN GOODMAN ILL.
Dean Goodman. formAr resident nf
Pendleton anil now lnintAA nf Ronn.
tier where he is the garage business,
is ill at the Good Samaritan hospital
in Portland. Mr. Goodman's wife died
on New Year's day and his illness is
reported as due in part to grief over
her death. During his residence here
uean attended Pendleton high school,
his father at that time being a local
hardware merchant. He was after
wards a student at the University of
Oregon and served as graduate man
ager for a time. Tuesday's East Ore
gonian. Reports from Mr. Goodman
that reach Heppner are to the effect
uiHt ne is improving and should be
able to return home before long.
OBJECTED TO ELECTION.
A number Of Citizena from lrrlp-nn
were before the county court on Wed
nesday to Offer in nhloi-tinn tn Hi
election recently hold at that place
lor me cnoosmg of a road supervisor.
Frank Frederickson was elected to
the post, but a number of the free
holders in the district thnnirht t.h
were irregularities and desired the
court to throw the election out. The
court after hearing the case in all
Points. decided that tnA Alontlnti
should stand, and the matter was thus
LOCAL K ITEMS
Bert Johnson, who was in the city
on Monday for a short time from his
ranch out north of lone, states that
the ground is wet down to a depth of
about four feet the best soaking it
has had in several years, and at pres
ent time the crop outlook could not
be better. Snow was not all gone at
that time but we presume that the
chinook of the last dojf two has
taken it all away. The ground got the
full benefit, as the melting was very
gradual and there was but little frost
to interfere with the moisture going
A delegation of Irrigon residents in
the city on Wednesday, having bus
iness before the county court, were
Hugh Grim, Vernon Jones, C. T. Sat
ing, C. E. Glasgow, Wm. Graybeal, J.
B. Wisdom, M. F. Caldwell, Sam Slat
tery. Jack Bullard, W. T. Wright,
Frank Frederickson and J. B. nKight.
These gentlemen report that their
section was still covered with a blan
ket of snow, as was the entire north
end of Morrow county, and they were
surprised to find the snow all gone at
Heppner, and the warm sunshine.
Bishop Edward M. Cross of Spokane
and Rev. Ralph V. Hinkle, pastor of
the Church of the Redeemer at Pen
dleton, were in Heppner over Sun
day and conducted the Bishops' Cru
sade at the Episcopal church here.
Bishop Cross departed on Monday for
Hood River, being accompanied by
Rev. B. Stanley Moore, local minister,
and other members of the church.
While at Hood River Mr. Moore com
pleted his ordination as a rector in
the Episcopal church.
E. S. Miller, up from Lexington this
forenoon, reports that little city as
undergoing an epidemic of influenza
at the present time. Because of the
illness of several of the teachers,
school had to close and there are
some two dozen or more people down
with the ailment. Heppner is also
having a number of cases of this epi
demic but so far it has not reached
a stage to interfere with the opera
tion of the school.
M. R. Morgan of lone suffered the
loss of his eye as the result of in
juries reported in the last issue of
this paper. He is at Heppner Surgi
cal hospital where he is getting along
fine and expects to be allowed to re
turn home in a few days. It was
feared that Mr. Morgan might have
serious trouble with the other eye
for a time, but this all passed and he
will suffer no ill results to that mem
ber. Roger Morse, county agent, has
been absent for a ten-day conference
of the county agents, at Corvallls
This being completed, Mr. Morse with
others came to Portland this week
where they have been spending a
couple of days at the freight termin
als, gathering in some knowledge of
how wheat is handled at this port.
He is expected home today.
C. A. Minor is busy today moving
his office just one door north of where
he has been. located in the Heppner
hotel building. The rooms for the
bank are now in shape, and Farmers
& Stockgrowers National bank will
move Into the new quarters Sunday,
expecting to be in running order as
fast as possible after the first of the
County Treasurer Briggs, who has
been ill for the past ten days and
confined to his homo with an attack
of influenza, wns able to got to the
office Wednesday and quite well re
covered. Miss Opal Briggs, who was
sick at the same time, is again at her
post in the telephone office.
Heavy rains Inst night added more
moisture to the goodly supply already
stored in the ground.
Honoring Mrs. Hanson Hughes who
is leaving Heppnr shortly, Mesdames
J. W. Beymer, L. E. Bisbee and Chas.
Thomson gave a delightful party at
the Beymer home on Tuesday after
noon which was enjoyed by a large
number of friends of Mrs. Hughes.
Mrs. Hughes expects that she will be
called to leave Heppner any day now
as her husband is getting located In
business in another part of the state.
Grandma Mikesell, who suffered a
fall at her home ten days ago and
fractured her pelvis, was taken to
Morrow General hospital where she
received attention, and is reported to
be getting along as well as could be
expected for one of her age. Mrs.
Mikesell says that she would appre
ciate very much visits from her
friends while she is compelled to be
W. C. Thompson arrived from Port
land on Wednesday and will have a
place in the store of Patterson & Son
while Mr. Patterson is absent in the
south. Mr. Thompson was. formerly
a resident of Heppner, some 25 years
ago, and worked for Phil Cohn when
he ran the drug business here.
It is reported that Earl Simonton
of Alpine suffered a slight stroke of
paralysis at his home on Saturday and
was taken to Pendleton for medical
attention. His condition is not con
sidered to be serious, however, and
he should be over the attack after
a course of proper treatment.
Mrs. Jas. Carty was brought to town
from the Tub Springs ranch on Sun
day, and is receiving medical atten
tion. Mrs. Carty has been suffering
for more than a year with some ail
ment of a serious nature, and it was
desired to have her where she could
receive closer attention.
Members of Ruth Chapter, O. E. S.
assisted Mrs. Lucy McCarter in her
preparations for departure for For
est Grove on Tuesday night. Mrs. Mc
Carter goes to the Eastern Star home
where she will be cared for in the fu
ture as a member in good standing of
Walter Moore, cashier of the First
National bank, is confined to his bed
again this week by illness. During
the latter part of the week Mr. Moore
thought he was well on the road to
recovery and went to work again, but
ho evidently got up a little too soon.
J. E. Berwick is again engineer on
the branch line, having arrived here
the middle of January to take charge
of this run. He was engineer on the
branch several years ago when it was
a day run, and states that he does not
enjoy this night business very well.
E. F. Browning and son Wilbur
came over from their home at Wall
ville. Wash., on Friday to be present
at the funeral of the late Mrs. Marion
Evans. Mrs. Evans was a sister of
Mr. Browning. They returned home
Report reaches this paper that C.
E. Jones of Newberg, formerly a res
ident here, is very ill, suffering from
intestinal flu and threatened with
pneumonia. At last reports, however,
he seemed to be improving.
Miss Annie Carty, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Jas. Carty, who spent several
days with her mother in this city, re
turned to Portland on last night's
train. She is a student nurse at St.
Hon. J. W, Morrow, tax commission
er of the U. P. System with offices
in Portland, came in Wednesday
morning and is spending a couple of
days at Heppner looking after busi
State Club Leader Calavan of Cor
vallis has been in the county this
week, and in company with Superin
tendent Walker visited a number of
the schools in the interest of club
C. J. Walker and family moved this
week into the Chas. Furlong resi
dence on Water street from where
they have been living in the north
eastern part of the city.
Increase Except in This
Part of State, Claim.
Oregon's 1927 lamb crop will be
twenty per cent short of normal, ac
cording to present indications, Hugh
Sproat, secretary of the Oregon Wool-
growers association said today. While
this iff true of the state generally, the
lamb crop in northeastern regions will
be normal. This, he said, was due to
the good condtions of the ranges, and
plenty of rain last fall. Northeast
ern Oregon was the only section of
the state to escape the condition
reaching drought proportions in oth
er parts of the state.
Eastern Oregon's wool clip for 1927
aiso as a result of these conditions
will be good while other parts of the
state do not look so good. The wool
market, he declared, is strengthening
considerably and wool prices look to
be as strong as last year with the for
eign markets stronger.
Considerable contracting for the
1927 wool clip is now underway, with
many woqjbuyers in the field.
bpeakmg of the recent Associated
Press announcement from Salt Lake
in which Secretary of Agriculture
Jardine is quoted as saying tha Case
ment report increasing fees on the
national forests would be put into
effect, he declared he believed this
ntustion would work out all right in
conferences between forest officials
of the district and the sheepmen. He
did not believe drastic increases
would be put into effect to such an
extent that it would interfere with
the grazing of sheep on the national
DOINGS OF WEEK
Oregon State Editorial Association,
Salem, February 1. Half the ses
sion gone and no financial plan ac
ceptable to all members in sight. This
is the situation at beginning of the
fourth week here in the capitol.
Getting a slant on what Governor
Patterson intends to suggest has been
one of the difficulties. It has not pre
vented, however, numerous remedies
for the cash deficit in running ex
penses for the state. Everything from
taxation of chewing gum, lip-stick
and movies to cancellation of the six
per cent limitation has been advanced.
Highway funds, auto license taxes,
fee collecting boards dozens of plans
are up. All these would require vote
cf the people for approval or would
create objection from interests af
fected. Guardians of the highway
projects want no cuts in road build-
ng programs. Motorists agree with
Tax Remedies Suggested.
Income tax suggestions and bills
are plentiful, and the bills if passed
would raise no immediate income. Hydro-electric
schemes, to put the state
into that business or ax further the
establishd industries in that line are
in the mass of measures presented.
These, combined with a whirl of
revolutionary educational changes, do
not tend to clarify, and leave the leg-
slative mind in foggy condition.
benator Joseph has contributed his
perennial hydro-electric masure. He
says himself he does not know what
it is all about, but that it makes state
operation possible. It is known as
Senate joint resolution No. 2, and
authorizes the state to enter into con
struction, development and operation
of hydro-electric plants without any
limit whatever on the amount of in
debtedness which may be incurred
against the state. While the resolu
tion does not contain the necessary
legislative provisions to make its op
eration possible, yet nrincinles in
volved are identical with those of the
housewives" bill so overwhelminely
defeated by the people at the Novem
ber election. The vote was practically
tour to one against the issue in the
election, but Joseph holds that the
state must go into hydro-electrics,
and resubmits his measure.
Schulmerich of Hiilsboro has put
n house bill 227, to levy a tax of 60
cents for every kilowatt produced or
generated by hydro-electric operation
in Oregon. This bill of course does
not apply to energy generated by
steam, either by use of sawdust or
other fuel. Hence it would operate as
a direct discrimination in favor of
plants using fuel and against those
employing water for power. Also
there would be no way by which en
ergy brought in from another state
could be taxed. This, for example,
would discriminate in favor of com
panies generating power in Washing
ton and selling it in Oregon. Again,
an Oregon company selling power to
an adjoining state would be compelled
to pay the watt tax for energy deliv
ered outside the state. It is also to
be noted that the tax is levied only
upon private companies and would not
spply to power generated by munici
How this would affect established
industries is indicated by the claim
of the utilities that in the last four
years their taxes have been increased
on an average of about forty per cent.
This means that they are now paying
almost 10 per cent on gross income
in taxes. They claim also that this
legislation if passed would be unfair
discrimination, particularly in view
(Continued on Fags Six)
As Calm as an Elm.
Terrible Chinese But.
Easy to Live Longer.
This, as Will Rogers would say, ii
written on the train traveling from
Washington to New York.
Millions of Americans will be glad
to hear that the President, seen two
hours ago, seemed in perfect health,
full of energy, and, amid all the Nic-araguan-Mexico
excitement, calm as
a Vermont elm.
What appears to interest the Presi
dent just now is internal improve
ment, projects for canals from the
farms and facilities to the aea, and
the developmen of unused waters for
power and irrigaion, in particular de
velopment of the Colorado River.
President Coolidge speaks just so
fast, and no faster. He knows every
word that he is going to say before
he says it. Words do not-come out
and surprise him, as happens with
You can't hurry him, or choose his
subject for him. And as for holding
him back, when he means to go in a
certain direction, why, to "draw up
the Leviathan with a hook" would be
child's play, compared with it.
Chinese mobs are looting Christian
churches. Too bad. and it fills us
with horror. Americans, British,
French and other travelers brought
home all sorts of loot from Chinese
temnles after the Boxer unrisinir.
But that was different, the Chinese
are only- heathens.
f!hnrlp r?hnnlin nam van haatn,
has lost 18 pounds since his latest
worries began. The worst illness ii
MENTAL illness. Chaplin who has
made millions happy and never made
anybody unhappy, would seem to
have a just complaint against fate.
The Senate rejects the Lausanne
tieaty, so this country remains cut
off from official acquaintance with
Turkey and that energetic dictator,
Kemal Pasha. The treaty is rejected
because it doesn't provide adequate
protection for Christians, or any so
lution of the eternal Armenian ques
tion. The rejection of the treaty is large
ly a triumph for Christian mission
aries. Twentv war the avprAoA aim at
which men died in the year 1660. In
1860 the average was forty. In 1875
it was forty-five, and now it is fiftv-
The able Dr. Mava Biinnlip. rkAM
ficrnrp.q. With tha vir-rit k;nJ It-
- ...... i..v Amu ui wr
ing ten years can be added to pres- '
ent average, and we begin wise living
at the right age. The famous Luigi
Cornaro. however, riven un tn Hi
after forty, lived wisely and passed
American business men. Dr. Mava'
says, "lack girth control." Too much
fat means shorter life. The danger
ous age for woman is sixteen to eigh
teen. The dangerous age for man ia
irom nity to nrty-tive. At that age
he becomes foolish.
Little thino-ft ATA imnnrtant in K.'m
things. Mr. Blume, president of the
Western Electric company, tells you
that telephoning across the Atlantic
ocean is made possible by a small ob
ject manufactured from Rochelle
And nOW thA Rriti.h manual
RoVSl Air Force nilntn APffAra than. n
chew ffum as thev comn Hnwn -nnt
high altitudes. Chewing gum creates
saiiva, una mac Keeps tne nier swal
lowing. The act of swallowing re
lieves pressure on the ear drums.
reanuiiy and wonderfully made"
Cats near BakerafielH ralifnmi..
can sympathize with Midas, who
changed into gold everything he
touched, and nearly starved. Cali
fornia's cats were cheered, then hor
rified, by rolling waves of migrating
mice. First thev ate mini- than -.n
from them in horror. Too much, even
uj mice, is too much.
Land Bank Officials
Hold Meeting Today
The meetinor nf thA Panrllfttnn j:.
trict association of the National Farm
Loan associations of the twelfth dis
trict is on in Hennner tmiuv Pm.i.
dent C. L. Sweek, presiding, offi.
cials of the Federal Land bank of
Spokane attending are George C. Jew.
ett, president of the bank, who de
livered a splendid address on topics
regaraing federal Land banks and
Federal Farm Loan associations; W. "
B. Hinkle. anoraiser. and Hiwh
At noon the officers and mAmhr.
of the different associations attend
ing, were given a big dinner prepar
ed by the ladies of the Auxiliary and
served in the Legion headquarters,
after Which the remainim rt,imk.
on the program were carried out. The
meeting was neid at the club rooms
in the Elks building and was attend
ed bv Some fortv mfmhnra i,t tt,A
associations of the district.