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THE EXAMINER IS THE OFFICIAL PAPER OF LAKE COUNTY
VOL. XXXV. LAKEVIEW, LAKE COUNTY, OREGON, JUNE 4, 1914. NO. 23
COX WILL BE
Dl NAWAY RESIGNS AND SUC
CESSOR TO UK IN ltlCNO
l JI NK I
CHANGES IN BOARD MADE
II. V. McNaiiiara, Col. Hamilton anil
(liarleN Moran Klrvtrtl IHrec
lor To AholiNti Will iMiim
' T. F. Dunaway'a connection with
tlio Novada-Callfornla-Oregon Hull
road wan Hovered last Friday at tint
conclusion of a second day's session
ii f tlin board nf directors of tint roud
Hi IteilO. Nevada
Col. Charles I laiiiilliiii id' Waco,
Texas, succeeded dim as dlrictor and
vice-president of tlx' company, hut
Ilia HUl'l-l'HHor um general II1UIIUKT
will ho Uumsey 11. Cox, of Waco.
Tox., superintendent of the Tt'XHH
THOMAS llll, I. IS MKT DEATH IN
SAWMILL NK.Mt PAISLKV
Moth Ia'U Were NmiwI by a Saw
Iteitinin Taken to Kurt Hock
That which proved a most frii;lit
ful accident occurred al the (.' It.
Pott's sawmill neur Pulslcy lust
Thursday when Thomas II. IIIIIih, u
you in; in. in ubout i'.i yearK of uge
' was seriously mangled by the hum
chiikImi; Injuries which rcrtulted in
IiIk lie. ll i d ml an hour alter the ac
cident, lie was workhm at the cur-
rlllKo When lie ti ll (ill tile llllK"' HUW,
Moth vkx wen- icvercd, diagonally,
olio al the kino joint and the other
lietweell the knee und tliill.
lie Klvon nil tare avuilalde
but iik niiiiM'- In ( ml are the ter
rible i-nfleiinr I'uroiier Wallace of
I Ills pi. ire wu . MUtuiuoued ' and he
with lieiui'.e 1 1 it ii k i ii h uiiult) the trip
to the mill. Tim yoiiii iniiii had a
homi.'Hlead ut I'onley in tlio north
ern part of the county and the re
main were tiiken to Hie Kort Kock
cemetery for burial. It Ih Ntated that
he, hud no relatives west of the
Rocky Mountains, but that two bro
thers of Columbus, Ohio ure left to
IL ill 111'. II II 11-111,11 II
LOCAL MNTUACTOIt AND .MRS.
ANNA Ml, A IK MAUHIKIt
Have Taken up Their Itonidonco iu
IIhikInoiiio New Home ou
Mr. 1. A. Underwood of this, city
and Mrs. Anna Illulr of Paisley were
married iu Lukovlow, Monday oven
lug, June 1, 1914. The ceremony
was performed by Hev. II. Smith of
the Baptist Church at his home In
While many local frluuds of the
groom havo been anticipating this
eveut, Its suddenness waa somewhat
of u surprise. Andy baa a way of
doing things without letting the
other fellow- iu ou It and his launch
ing Into niutrlmouy was no excep
tion. Monday he made a trip to
l'ulaley after his bride and returning
the aume day the marriage was per
formed here that evening.
The bildo Is one of Paisley's most!
prominent lady citizens und bhe has
mude numerous friends in Lakevlolw
during her visits hero. She will bo
welcomed ns a permanent resident
of our community.
Mr. Uadorwood Is the leading
member of the Underwood Lumber
Company of this place and la a con
tractor und builder of wldo reputa
tion. Ho bus been u resident of
Lakevlew the past three or four
years during which time ho super
intended the construction of some of
the moat important buildings of the
town, Including the Lakevlew High
Central when the control of tlio line
wan vested In Moran IJrothera of
Now York, ownura of the Nevada-California-Oregon
- Mr. Cox was assistant general
manager of the Texan ('(Mitral under
the Missouri, Kansas & Texa icglme
until a roar or two ago whon lie rn-
signed to give personal attention to
extcuslvo farm and livestock inter
ests. He waa trained In railroading
under Colonel Hamilton and hud
, many year's practical experience In
' operating a standard guage linn. Mr.
, Cox Ih expected In Heno about June
1 to aiiHunie the rein from Col.
W. II. O'Nell resigned oh a di
rector of the company. He was suc
ceeded by II. V. McNamura, tradlc
manager of the railroad.
A third chango In the directorate!
occurred when the resignation of 1). i
Cotnyn Moran, of Now York was an- j
nounced and Charles Moran, his
nephew waa elocted to his place.
It. I. Dunbar, of Heno, auditor of
the company, remalnH aw director.!
In addition to the chunKes In the di-!
reetorate It I announced by Col. I
Hamilton that the olllce of superln- j
tndent. now held by Will Dunaway. ;
will ho iibollHhed June 1. '
T. F. Dunaway. W. C. Dunaway j
and W. II. O'Nell have uIho resigned
uh direct., of the Sierra-Mohawk ;
branch line from Plumas Junction!
to Clio und ICaniHuy II, Cox. It. I.
Dunbar und II. V. McNumuru were
(Continued on page eight)
SENIOR CUSS PLAY
STIDKNTS OK II Kill SCHOOL
'An It l" Depicts Scenes Krom
School 1.1 fo in liiterektiii Man
ner 'lever Talent Shown
Tin; play "Ah It Is," given by the,
Henlor Cla.is ot the High School in ;
the Auditorium last Friday evenltiK
was liU'lily iipiirecluted by a large:
audience. The scones were taken
from actual school life and cleverly
woven Into mi interesting program
by .Miss Marie Mi-Comb, daughter of
Mr. and .Mrs. A. 0. McConib of this
city, and one of the members of tli '
II4 Senior Class
Tlio boys end f,-1 r I s rendering tlm .
r r K ra I ii are deseiving of the hlglu-sl '
prulae for their performance. tiTid i" - ,
celved uiiHtinted utilause tiy all in
al tendiince. Of course no one ex
pected to witness the acting of pro
fessionals, but In the lirst Kceue the I
work of Taylor Spencer, who In
every day life Is Curl I'endleton, !
would put the onliniiry comedian ur-1
tisl In the shade. Ills acting, make
up and pose was thoroughly fitting I
to the part, that of an ambitlotius
country boy. In fuct the work of ull !
was exceedingly good, the young peo
ple uc(iilttlug themselves in a very
Such public appearances are of
much benefit to students and the re
sults obtained therefrom go well to
ward llttlng them for experiences to
encounter iu the life following their
The evening's entertainment was
greatly strengthened by several se-1
lections by DarnoU'8 Itund. Til
cast of characters follows:
Tuylor Spencer Carl Pendleton
Kvelyn Carr Flleu Mernard
Itozclle Davis Ruth Mernard
MUly Mutes Hose Traut
Caryl Alden Kiletme O'Shea
Mruce Murton ...',. Kolaud Mart ling
Clint Carson , . . Luclle 'Mulloy
Mike O'Cusey John O'Shea
Hlo Worthlngton .... Marie McConib
Professor Marten lOdgur Clark
A shower party was held yester
day afternoon at the home of Mrs.
J. O'Neill by the ladles of 'the Pres
byterian Aid in honor of Miss Gwen
dolyn Corbett and as a farewell to
the Misses Wolf and llostetler. In
additlou to her approaching inur
riugo to I). K. Snyder, the bride-to-be
was recipient of many handsome
and beautiful gifts from her frieuds.
The other honor guests each receiv
ed a souvenir spoon from the Ladles
Aid us a momory and appreciation
of their services lu the choir.
After the program delicious re
freshments were served.
School and the large I lory ford Mros.
building. He haa just completed a
handsome residence on Center street
In which they have already estab
lished their residence.
That the future holda a bountiful
store of happiness, pleaaure and
prosperity for Mr. and Mrs, Under
wood la the hope of the Examiner.
BIG AREA IN
NEWSPAPER H KCTK KM REPORT
ON LAND 1SEING FARMED
EMtiiunte that Only One-Third of
I .mid Actually Cultivated In
ReMrted Some Ijirge
In order to glvo an idea of what Is
'"'I'1 1 ' ' farming In
t!l" northern part of the county, the
following from the Fort Kock Times,
wl" bo of considerable Interest:
Nearly two months ago the Times
management mailed blanks td all
ltoHlces in Northern Lake County
f"r tl"! l",rP"KH ,,r K'lt"'K an estl
mate of the amount anil kind of
heed I n k done in this part of the
county. With the exception of those
blanks mulled to Sink. CHIT and
Viewpoint, all papers have now been
returned. It is doubtful if any of
the many places mentioned In the
table In-low have more' than one
third of their entire seeding on the
list. The majority of the blanks were
posted In conspicloUH places but sev
eral neglected to 1111 them In. The
writer wishes to thank the ninny
post musters and others, us well as
the imlavidual signers for their kind
help, liut for the assistance of the
postmaster what has been accom
plished could not havo been dono.
Special mention la made of a num
ber of people, each having a lare
acreage, this Includes the following ;
Fremont people: W. K. Mc-Callum
with a total seeding of 192 acres, j
Including six kinds of grain' besides j
root irps: .1. 11. Fox with 399 1
acre:;, including six kinds of grain,
ll'i) aires in roots unit over 100
acres In wheat; Heeler Mros. with a(
total of 30T Hi res. Including l'OS i
acres of whe.it. II. A. Chupiain has
a total of 110 acres seeded, Owen
M.-rlin 1" a -res, K. 1). Moll. 1GS
ceres, J. S. Poller lii acres and S.
OlmMeud 1 0 acres.
At S.lver Make W. Lane has a to
tal of i"il ui l't-s seeded, W. C. Utiick,
ICO and 11. F. Lane, Jr. has 125
acres, fif. acres1 of the latter seeding
Is in oats. A. II. Schroder has 240
acres, all in rye.
The largest acreage of barley giv
en In was-by S. A. Lester of Silver
Lake with GO ucres and J. 11. Fox of
Fremont, also 50 acres
Cook brothers of Loma Vista have
a total of 140 acres seeded. Julian 1
and son of Fleetwood and Suuset ,
have a total of 102 acres. Sum Find
ley of Fort Uock has the largest
acreage In alfalfa, having 60 acres.
In the uuighborhoods',of Luke and i
MulTulo there are quite a number
(Continued on Pago Fight)
iBECOMESJUNEBRiDElKLAMATH ELKS ViSIT
MISS CORUETT AND RERT K.
SNYDER MARRIED '
Ceremony Performed Last Ec veiling
At Home of Bride's Pui-euts
Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Coi Ik-K
A beautiful home wedding was
solemnized lu this city lust evening
nt the home of the bride's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. It. M. Corbett which
united in marriage their only daugh
ter, Mias Gwendolyn, and Mr. Mert
The ceremony wus performed by
Rev. O. A, Crawford of the Presby
terian Church in the preselico of rel
atives und a fow Intimate friends.
The contracting parties ure two of
Lukovlow'a prominent young clti.ons
and have a host of friends who join
lu extending congratulations. The
groom Is ono of the proprietors of
the Suyder & Reynolds drug store.
He ltaa been a resident of this city
the pust several years and U widely
known aa a steady aud Industrious
young man and has made himself
popular In buslnoss aa well aa In so
cial circlos. He la the only son of
Mrs. Nancy Snyder of thin city.
(Continued on Page Eight)
CO.MMITTKKH NAMKI) TO HAVK
CHAIIOF. OK TIIK FOURTH OF
J IX Y PROGRAM
TWO DAYS' CELEBRATION
Mlg I'urse for IIore Race Tourna
ment Many Feature l'romlaexl
Including Itlg War Dance Hat
That the coming Fourth of July
celebration in Lakevlew will be an
unprecedented success Is assured
by the keen Interest that is being
manifested by those promoting the
affair. At a meeting last evening of
the executive committee of the An
tlers Club and committees of the La
dies Auxiliary, which organizations
will conduct the celebration, the rub
committees were named and ar
The committees are:
Horse Races: Jonas King, Lee
Meall and Dan K. O'Connor.
Grounds and decoration: I. A.
Underwood. Dr. J. L. Lyon, James
Judge, W. A. MasBlngill and U. A.
Oration: Executive committee,
composed of Dr. E. 11. Smith, W.
!,air Thompson, Harry Bailey and
Kalph K. Koozer.
Dinner or Barbecue: W. F. Grob,
F. P. Cronemlller and A. J. Foster.
Mand and dance: K. C. Ahlstrom,
nr. H. Snider, and H. A. Funk.
tiJ-enilo sports; C. K. Oliver, O.
M. Gardner and A. L. Thornton.
Vocal music, including choruses,
etc.: Mrs. L. F. Conn, Mrs. E. H.
Smith. Mrs. A. J. Swift and Mrs. F.
A committee Composed of the Mes
daiues Shirk. Watson, E. C. Ahl
strom. M. D. Uice, Delia Cobb, and j
possibly two others to be named by i
the president of the Auxiliary Club. I
will bo in charge of the parades
children's drills. Goddess of Liberty
Angle of Peace and other features, j
All committes have been notified j
to make estimates of the probable
expense and a meeting is to be held
the first of the week when the vari
ous apportionments will be made.
There will be a two days celebra
tion. Friday and Saturday July 3 and
4. with possibly the consulation i
horse races on the third day. It is
expected that from $800 to $1000
in purses will be hung up for the
Horse races and various other
sports aud amusements will be held
on Friday and ou that night the
graud bull will be given In the opera
house. The following day's festivi
ties will opeu witli a National salute
at sunrise. The forenoon will be de-
( Continued on Page Eight)
TEN CAR LOADS MAKE TRIP TO
Visitors Were F.utei tained Here
Saturday Evening, All Return
ing Home the Next Day
About forty of the Klamath Falls
Elka joined in the trip to Lakeview
Saturday lust. Two cars arrived
hero Friday aud eight out of the ten
cars leaving Klamath Falls at six .
o'clock Saturday morning arrived j
about 1:30 iu the afternoon. Two
uutos, those of Dr. Mumbo and Ed
Dunham met with an accident near
Illy and were unable to make the
trip. A car sent from here Satur
day eveuing brought in the party
In Dr. ltambo's machine, and it Is
said that those In the other car re
mained at lily. Iu this cur were
Mr. Dunham, Luke and Eurl Walker
and Ross Fin ley.
The delegation was met on West
ern Avenue by several autoiuobtlo
louda, including Darnell's baud and
were escorted to the Antler's Club
rooms. The membera were enter
tained Saturday afternoou and even
ing in the Club rooms, the success
of which waa greatly added to by
music furnished by the band. Sever-
al Interesting and beneficial speeches
were made by the visiting members.
All the parties returned home Sun
Ostensibly the purpose of the visit
was of a social and get-to-gether
mission, as well aa to do some effec
tive advertising for the Kodeo to be
held In Klamath Falls July 3. 4, and
S. Four of the visitors, E. II. Hall.
Harry Stilts, Chaa. J. Martin and
W. O. Smith are directors or the
Those making the trip were: Mr.
and Mrs. Harry Stilts, Mr. and Mrs.
Chester Avery, Austin White, Chaa.
Waahburn, Harry Ackley, Carey M.
Itamsby Fred Houston, O. W. Kot
erton, O. M. Hector, W. O. Smith,
Leslie Rogers. J. E. Hodge. E. Ii.
Hall, Cha8. Ferguson, ('has. Martin,
3. J. Parker, Exalted Ruler Klamath
Falls Lodge No. 1247: C. II. Under
wood. F. R. Olds. A. F. 8alficky, W.
XV. Baldwin. E. A. Kent, Will H.
Bennett, P. M. Sibley, Geo. Chastain.
Chas. F. DeLap. Virgil DeLap, Carl
Young, Ermay Hoaley, A. G. Lewis,
Don Lytle, E. A. Wilson. R. A. Hun
aaker, W. W. Smith. Bert E. Wlth
row, Alex Davis, Dr. Chathey M. J.
McDonough, Tom Watters, Dr. C. A.
Rambo, Charles Graves and W. H.
Those driving their own cars were
Austin White, Fred L. Houston, Les
lie Rogers. Chas. Martin. W. W.
Baldwin. Harry Stilts, George Chas
tain, Ermay Hoaley, R. E. Hunsaker,
Dr. Chathey and Dr. C. A. Rambo.
DOCTORS HOLD MEET
LAKE AND MODOC COUNTIES OK
ORGANIZATION HOLDS SESSION
Keneflt Krom Association Mound to , Juniiei Kroiu Train as it Was Xear
Result Only One Member j ing Klatnatu Falls Is Still
Here From Modoc i At Large
Dr. W. E. Coppedge of Alturas
came in on Monday night's train to
attend the second quarterly meeting
of the Modoc County. Calif., and
Lake County, Oregon Medical Asso
ciation, which was organized at Al-!
turas last year.
The organization of this society
should be of great benefit to the two
counties. In communities such as
our. widely removed by lack of
transportation facilities from the
centers of population, it is exceed
inglyt difficult for members of the
medical profession to aCilitate them
selves with other organizations and
4t is u decided advance for the, gen
eral health of the communities for
our physicians to get together iu the
dissemination or information for the
prevention of disease, in mutual In
terchange of ideas and experkmce
for the relief and cure of the ailing;
in eliminating friction from the deal
ings of the doctors, one with another
and iu upholding the highest ideals
of honor and square dealing with
each other as well as the public at
The organization and maintenance
of local Medical Associations is of
vast importance to the profession in
asmuch -as the American Medical As
sociation is composed of members
and delegates from the smaller or
ganizations. . It is regrettable that no other phy
sicians from Modoc were able to at
tend the meeting as It was hoped
that all the physicians from the two
counties could participate. The en
tire attendance was: Doctors Rus
sell. Fox. Smith and Everett of Lake
view, and Coppedge of Alturos. The
next meeting will be held at Cedar
vllle, Modoc-County on September
Moruu Returns Home
Heno Journal: Charles Moran who
has been in Reno two weeks as a
representative of the owners of the
Nevada-Calif ornia-Oregon railroad,
his father aud his uncle will leave
for Ney York to-night.
With the work of reorganizing the
railroad management and force prac
tically accomplished through the re
tirement of T. F Punaway and the
appointment of Col. Charles Hamil
ton as vice-president aud Ramsay M.
Cox, of Waco, Texas, as general man
ager to viceeed Dunaway, Moran'a
work here has been finished. He Is
not certain when he will return. He
says it is likely with Important af
fair a which called him west satisfac
torily arranged, hia father. A. D. Mo
ran, of Mo. an Brothers, owners of
the road, may decide not to come
west at this time.
Col. Hamilton will remain in Reno
to direct the affairs of the company
until Mr. Cox takes charge.
ALL HIT FOUR OK OLD FACULTY
WILL RKTURN HERP
TERM HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL
lnfewor Carleton of Salem Deliv
ered AddrmtM at Commence
ment Exercise Gradu
al en Receive Diploma
The closing of the Lakeview
schools Tuesday eight brought to an
end the moat successful year's work
In the history of the school. That
all may know the credit due the
school board and corps of teachers
employed a resume' will be given
from figures and observations glean
ed by an inspector.
During the past year there - has
been an attendance in the High
(Continued on Page Eight)
LINDSAY GETS AWAY.
ACCUSED MORSE RUSTLE K KS
CAPES KROM DEPUTY
Bert Liudsey, for' whom Sheriff
Snider waa offering a reward of $150
for his arrest, for horse stealing,
was captured last week at Albany
where he went overland from Plush,
this county. He started with ten
head of horses and mules, all stolen
property, but it is reported that he
sold three head of the bacd enroute
Immediately upon receipt of the
information of his arrest Sheriff Sni
der, who was then involved in a law
suit in the Circuit Court, sent De
puty Sheriff C. W. Dent to get the
prisoner and Jack Callaghan accom
panied him to bring back the horses.
Word was received here Monday
from Klamath Falls that the prison
er escaped from the train Sunday
evening as they were nearing Klam
ath Falls. It is said that when the
train was about half way between
Midland and Klamath Fulls Sunday
eveuing Lindsay asked Dent permis
sion to go iuto the lavatory aud the
(Continued on page eight)
JUDGE BENSON AWAY
CIIU'UIT COURT HAS ADJOURN
KD UNTIL NEXT WEEK
Judge Keiley of Albany Coining to
Hold Court for Jude Menson
Who Was Called Away
Owing tu n.-j.-ut private business
which suddenly called him to Salem,
Judge Menson udjourned the present
term of Circuit Court last Monday
morning and departed for that place.
Court will be reconvened next Tues
day morning, June 9th with Judge
Keiley of Albany presiding. The
first case . set for trial ou that date
is that of the State of Oregon vs.
J. L. Freemau. Upon the adjourn
ment Monday some of the jurors re
siding 10 the more remote districts
of the county were excused for the
After remaining out about twenty
four hours, the jury iu the damage
action of O. C. Hale vs. Sheriff V.
B. Snider returned a verdict grant
ing the pjulntlff $28.00 damages,
and the defendant was thereby
granted Judgment for costs aud dis
bursements in the case amounting to
$126.40. The suit grew out of alleg
ed damages to a well drilling ma
chine belouglng to the plaintiff by
Snider as an ofliclal when he at
tempted to remove it from one piece
to another. The plaintiff was repre
sented by Attorneys Lewis H. Irving
of Madras and Chas. II. Combs of
Lakevlew, while Attorney L. F.
(Continued on page eight)