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tym The Citizen, in1 behalf of Am origin t?l- v,,:u hSTZi ' '. ; m
, m fi"d the hospilalitogaf ft V jrll" ff Pgftg & ci' Yo iH J 1
'U x w uc cimute.w ffdve a good time--the Keys of the City are yours. Or
merjcanjork Citizen J
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" -JJ x"' AMKiiiOAN fori, cmBATuinAY.'ju v i.'tan" ' ' numubr 12 j
J Unprecedented Success
HjB Big Four-Day Celebration Gathering in Momentum With Each
Day'? Progress Official Program and Official
H Parade and Lino of March.
H The Grout Homo-Coming Invent is
do" I" full swing. Tho clly In more
gtllr decorated and Iimh more llfo tlmn
IKercr before in Its history. For live
H'biocks Mnlu Btrcct Ib h blaze of flags,
i bunting, pennants anil banners. Tho
'kilnrsK houses, loo, tried to
Houtdo each other In decorating their
H places of business. Thoy luivo suo
'cccdcd In uut-elohiK any previous ef
BAVAS'fort. It all lniikfH ono think of (lio
IH Manll Oras carnival of New Orleans.
.WMVAa Visitors commenced coming in earl)
SBBBJ In tho week from Colorado, Arizona
BBBfl and Idaho. Yesterday there was a big
dfiBBBJ throng. Today Is tho first day o
JTBBV 'rates on (ho D. & It. 0. nnd tho Salt
BBB Lake Route, nnd tho committee will
, ., 'Bfl have Its hands full taking rare of tho
T" UrltitH rca homo coiners.
i.'J Tomorrow the town will ho swamped
i . -Bfl IHi the thousands who will conio
Wii" from n" of "l0 "cnruy Iowiih to help
" tBfl cclcbrnto tho Fourth of July. Tho way
MS the people, arc coming proves that the
,,, ii.JBa MR amount spent In advertising was
'" money well spent.
vH Tho choosing of n spacious building
I In tlio center of tho business district
' BY aalicadnuaiters and for reception pur-
'VEBBfl Poses was a happy thought, -as it Is
Bfl continually, tilled with homo-comers,
Wftf.Ba ho come (o roglstor and learn tho
.. 'Bj location of their friends.
ionW Everything Is moving without a
uAb Idtcli nnd everybody Is happy.
aH No I'laco In town could ho found
T!BB 'i"Ro enough to accommoduto tho Im-
rz-sm- nx-xxc crowds, so the city olllclals
' IjBl kindly granted tho use or the lawim
vu ttfB at ' City Hall grounds for meeting
nTMB l"lrl'OHCH. Tho apnea not shaded by
TB trees has been covered with canvas,
fAa making otic big open air ainpliltlicatre
.SjHB Hero all the meetings will bo held.
Bj Following is tho ofllclal irogram
BBS for tho four days, (ho II rat of which
-,'; la passed as wo go to press:
B July 2, 191 J, t! -IN X-l'Ilr'Hnll -
.Bfl Alma Greenwood, Chairman.
,'BB Music..- American Fork Hand.
'HB hnoentloii.. -James II. Clarice of (he
f !HB Alpine Stake Presidency
j OB Mwdc. Ladles' Quartette BlwiChlp
I BB man, Bcrnlco Crandall. ltimella
BB Storrs and Fern Clilpiuau.
H Address or W'elcoino. Mayor Hail S.
H MurIc F. L. Hickman (Jiiartette.
H Hespouso in Ilehalf or Visitors.--I lou
H Daniel Hnrringtnu or Salt lnkc. i
Heading. Mnuil 0. Chrlnteuseu. ,
IM Music. Band. !
bJB Informal handshake.
B livening at 7:30.--Opcn air conrerl,
iBl Clly ""'I grounds.
,ral I'limlly leuulnns.
tj'm Jul) :ird.
Jl "0 to Hi do. -Sight seeing. All vlsi-
JMB tors requested to report at liead-
(luaiters, tho Dr. Noyes Huildlug,
'1 Jt east or Orient Theatre.
3'M Aflenioon at 2:U0. Hall game, l.lndon
; vs. American Fork.
Ucliiy races and Held sports. City
Complimentary tickets to visitors to
In' had at headquarters.
livening at S-00.- city Hull grounds.
Reception to homo comcis. Presi
dent s. I. Chlpman, Chairman.
All guests and adult residents or Am
MusWruminisi-i'iil nddi esses by Wsl
otrs and refreshments.
Coernor Siry, President Smith ami
'others will be present.
Tho following program will bo ear
ned out In addition to the "Tcn-Mlnuto
Invocation Hlshop John It. lllndley.
Music - Male Quartette.
"History or American Fork" (ton iiilu
utes "--.loseph B, Forbes.
Heading. Maud 11. Christeiiseu.
"Hard Times Come Again No Mure."
Solo --William Orant.
II 00 A M. Grand parade
Line of .March.
Form on Center street, south or
Main street; inaie.li east on south or
Main street to William Grant's, then
west on Main to Foil Chlpmau's cor
ner, cnuutci march on Main (o place
nt beginning, disband
Parade to assemble at :i a. in.;. pa
rade to start promptly at !i :io
Order of Parade.
Cncle Sam and Columbia.
George and Martha Washington and
the thirteen original states, repre
sented by thirteen couples
CuddcHi or Liberty and .Imillce
Old Maids' Committee.
American Fork Cltjf .Float and Cll
' Liberty Bell.
Autoa cnrrylng Pioneers, (5. A It Vet
erans, Indian War Veteians
and Aged People.
Utah's Best Crop
High and District Schools
Hepiesenlatlves of Chinches- Presby
terlan, L. D. K.. Belief Society, First
Ward; L. I) S. Sunday School, Third
Ward; L. D S. M. I. A Scouts;
L. I). S. Primary, Fomth Wind
Spirit or '70, A O. iMIller and others
Ameiican Fork Co-op
Alpluo Publishing Co
I). M. Heywood. City Baker)
F. M. Brown.
Central Meal Co.
"American Folk Ding Co.
.1. L. Dunkley
Chlpiunn Merc. Co.
I mill i mii i li
i:. H. Holey &ttfi
Milling Industry ll c .lohnsoltf;
Wlllhim Thornton. fSa:
Mountain States Tel & Tel. CoffeL
Golden Hule. XfM
A. K. Thornton & Sotfa. sJti
I tali Light & Power Co. vMf
10 G. Piirrlngton -JRfj
Sam Newton und Ben Bules.!(6'.f
Beck Livery yjifif'1
Mm- Stock and Farming- W ,11. CKH4
Dr K K. Knighton, VetorfimryH
L. W. NIelson'ii Llvory. llR
Con. Wagon & Machlno Co.E?.
J. S. ClementB & Bro. f&?
Robert K, Lee jSjft
Amurii'tni Fork Pluiublug and Ileatdnj,
R. Small, Bowling Alloy, ptf
Sttidcbnker Bros T F ' Corbett?;.
Mrs. S Wood . m
J A. Shipley. JS
i: Cutler, Reul Heinle f
Bank or American Foik Jk
Southworth'a Cash Store. '
F. L. Hickman. M?
Representing l'loneers' Kntry to Half
Lake ValleyBishops lllndley fq
and Gardner. u
Citizens on Horseback, f
Mayor Greenwood has issued an of
dor forbidding any teams or othor v
hides on Main street during tho tlnw
of parade. tM
11:00 A. M.-Patrlotlo exeiclses. City,
Hall giomidu. 'm
Maor Farl S. Greenwood in chaw?
Music. Band. dj
Invocation. Bishop Warren B. Smith?
"American Fork" (ten inlnutosJ.-rOrlB
Solo, "The Flag Without a Stnln.''-?
IMIth Hlndlcy Taylor. ffl
Address. Governor William Spry. 'jR
Solo, "The Sword of Bunker Hlll.'rct
F. L. Hickman. M
"Htar-Sp.ingled Banner." Rlvn C1iIk
man and audience. r,a
:00.-llaIl game at City Park, AuiqrJ
lean Fork vs. Lehl. m
Field sports. Prb.en for all wlnnera.
Complimentary tickets to guests 'nt
Kenlng. Grand ball, Apollo HnlL'xi
Suudii), .Inly .MIi "The Sabbath Bay.
Sunday School In the various wnrtls
and churches, !
2100 P. M. -Public services. City fJhlL
grounds. President S L. Chlpmaw
in chargn ,'J
Music, "O, Ye Mountains High." Cmii
gregntlon. Krncst Pnxman, jMJ
Invoe,aMou.v -,,' vjfrffivmi
Duet. Mr. anil Mrs. F. L. Hlckniant
Solo. Elvn Chlpman
Address -Hon. 11, II Bobcrtc
Rrnest Pnxman, Olllclul Accompanist,
livening -Services In Fourth Ward.
n , i i ii
American Fork Glifzen
Dies in Salt Lake City
August Kclley wait burled hero
Tuesday afternoon, funeral services
being held in Hie Third Ward chapel
Kvnr since last fall he has suffered
from an ulcer of the stomach and sev
eral wceks-ngo he was taken to a Salt
Lake hospital. Here a diagnosis or
bis case showed It to be helpl-ss An
operation whereby a pint or blood at
I - ?::-y Apollo
1 n S-ikxM HmC " COmerS
'"i, f lm t9UKmh Dance Ton.Kht,
I -"Jlr (H ?FWM Fridfl July :'
I '"' ' W)wWM$I Join thc orowd-
-v- ' . . ,-' ' ijf:$M Evorybody roo
I i$m K n Jrwfm Julv,1,h
I I VJLWpgtf. - Bxtm Special
. . (V LilMhJ ' fm The closing
I X JT 'W WM event-in tho
I -W'lXVf Jff 'W Amusemont lino
'IIP Y xxM'ylh tpl of Honui-OnmiiK
I y iv''' if. ,'6'Wttitfi4iT4iwhiiiifiif.iiiifflp'' wpck
I fVT !JfflilW" GRAND BALI,
Wk r -- , ' V 4l Evcryhodv
A x ir L-W Will B- The.'c.
I I(nV w
Chipman, II LJLwwl f IL Chipman 1
Adams TT Merc. 1
&Co. Home Comers Co. I
YOU USE TO TRADS WITH US IN THE LITTLE 1
' FRAME STORE ' ON MERCHANT STREET. I I
WE HAVE BUILT UP SINOE THEN A MAM- I j I
MOTH BUSINESS OF "TEN DEPARTMENTS, " I IH'
EACH PRACTICALLY AS LARGE AS THE 1873 I IH .
? STORE. THIS COULD NOT BE DONE BY MIS- I H
s TREATING OUR PATRONS. WE HAVE DONE IT I IS '
iV BY CARE, HARD WORK AND BY COURTEOUS AND I S,j
,' HONEST TREATMENT. " I ' ll
I WE INVITE YOU TO VISIT US MAKE OUR I Jj
STORE YOUR HEADQUARTERS WE DO NOT ASK I
YOU TO BUY, BUT MERELY LOOK US THROUGH. I IHh
OUR GOODS ARE SUCH GOOD QUALITY AND OUR I !'
PRICES SO REASONABLE, THAT OUR PATRONS I II'
ARE OUR BEST ADVERTISERS. ' , ' I Bj-
WE WELCOME THE HOME COMERS'. T i I Ml.
J WE WELCOME YOU ALL. j I ilk
1 Big Red Store i
H. L. OHIPMAN, Mgr. v g
American Fork, Utah If
trniisfused from tho body of Judge
Kellcy to tho body of his unfortunate
brother was made, but without avail,
other than prolonging llfo for a few
days. Ho died last Sunday and his
body was brought lo American Fork
i. Augustus Kclley was born In
American Fork, August 1!), IK7(i. He
has traveled and worked In several
other states, but for the past several
years has worked at the Ixihl sugar
Ho uovur married, but leaves broth
ers and sisters B, M. Kclley and C
W. Kclley or ibis place, O. N. Kclley
or Dallas, Tex.; George Kclley or
Idaho, Mrs. Ollvo Olson or Salt Lake
City, and Mrs. Bllzabeth Brown ol
Ogden, bealdes a lot of half brothers
At tho funeral services Bishop Hlnd
lcy presided. The other speakers
wore: Mr. Alma Smith and Mr. Jos
eph Harris of Salt Lake City.
Musical numbers wero rendered by
tho choir and solos by Mr. David
Rceso or Salt Lake City, and Mr Hick
man, and nlso a duet by Mr, mid Mrs
A Little Travelogue
Or Sight Seeing Trip
I'm- the llcuclll of the llundrcilMif Our
Visitors the Pollening Mtllc 'I'm
telegiiCN lire (ihcil.
You hnc probable noticed how
much wo hno grown since ion moved
away, several years ago. A few of
the old sun dried adobe homes are
Bllll remaining, but most ot these old
innd marks have been supplanted with
brick one or modern doslgus, for you
will have noticed that probably no
other olty In your travels has a larger
percentage of modern, comfortabh
homos, and on the Inside you will find
them comfortably and In many luatan
i oh, luxulnusly furnished
When some of ou left, the side
walks were little moie than cow
trails. You have probably remarkee
on tho lino cement pavements you hav
been walking on In going to and fro
Well, we have thirteen miles of them
the laBt half of litem wcie put In b)
merlcaii Fork contractors Between
iho sidewalks and the homes are bun .
ilreds or beautiful lawns und llowcr
gardins Ilnve you ever Been niori
of them In a town of our aire'
atundlue on tho south sldo of Main
at Its Junction with Merchant Street
have you over scon a more prosperous
looking business center than Is pre
sented by this site, In a town of our
size? looking west Is Thornton's
Drug Store, Tho Royal Tailors, Tho
Golden Rule, the Noyes' building,
Homo Coming headquarters where
you may rest, tho Orient Thculre, the
Opera lloimo and the. Grant Hotel witli
a number of smaller businesses be
tween. , Directly In front and to your light
Is the Big Red Chlpman Store, tho big
gest department store soutli or Salt
i.aku City. Next and across tho street
in tho new lire brick building Is tho
Bnnk or American Fork with Its near
ly half a million of resources and tho
strength of Olboralter. Up stairs you
will und most of tho legal talent of
Iho clly. Next Is "Joo'n Place," Joe
Is secretary of the big Homo Coming
committee Tho long row or buildings
housing threo or our four drug stores,
a meat market, real estate olllco nnd
several couiccllonnrlcs Is principally
owned by tho Chlpman Co. Th Adam
sou block on (ho corner or Church and
Main is occupied by tho Soulhworth
Cash Store. Opposite Is tho new Peo
ples' State Bank and in tho building
next to it Ih tho Co-op., onco burned
down, but now bigger and belter than
ever and one or the leading Institu
tions ot the state. At tho end or tho
street Ib our home, where Is printed
three or tho best country weekly pa
pors In Iho state. Across the street
and a little cast Is the old reliable
store or Win Grant, where you traded
years ugo, Directly ut your back Is
tho modem Mountain States Telephone
U. Telegraph Co's, exchaiigo where you
can call up any or your fi lends, and
at your elbow is Hickman's Real Ins
tate ofueo whore you ran buy some of
the bent dirt on earth.
As you look dltectly north the
loin: string or buildings iu own
ed and largely otcuplod by the
Chi p inn ii Mercantile Company,
The building labeled "Bank" but with
the words Post Ofllco on tho window,
is where you will get your mall whllo
UBltlug hero. Further up Is one of
our clubs Into which some oi you
may ho Initiated before roturnlhi , and
beyond Is tho homo of tho I'tali i iglit
ti Power Co
Speaking of power, you have prob
ably noticed (hut American Fork Is
one or tho best lighted cities In thc
state, Wo have two magiilflolout
power plants In tho eau)on, ono at
tho mouth and the other two miles
furlhiir up. Combined, thoy generate
over S!,000 horsepower of electrlclal
current What n contrast to tho days
of Itcroslne lamps when you left!
Stepping to tho next street oast ou
tan seo tho big red bulldlnr on the
hill This Is the new high sel.ool
crt'eted nt tho cost of over fiiOOOO and
occupied for tho first time, last year.
A four year high school course Is slv- K'i
en and the credits glvou .hero will HV'i
prepare the student for entrance to Sffi !
any college or university in America. HH
Directly to tho right and north of HE ' ;
where tho old city hall used to stand IBfcl
Is our new city hall, second to none IB'
In the stale, In a city of our size. MB .'
Just to tho north are tho Forbes and ml
Harrington School buildings. Hffi '
Wn aro sorry that tho Alpine Btuko 9ftf '
Tabernacle down tho street to tho oast flii 1
ban not yet been seated and dedicated f' ;
so you can hold the homo coming HKit
meetings there, It Is a building of MB.
most striking and pleasing archltec- SH
ture, both Inside and out. Seventy- lyv
flvo thousand dollars hail already been Vm'
expended on It, and by tho time tho 1S
organ has been Installed, tho amount US1
will have reached approximately B
I10U.00U. It was built by all (ho pco- jK
plo of tho Alpine Stake and they urn WK
proud or It. IHf
In taking a stroll around the city, ( ;
you will find four fine mooting houses, P
also tho Presbyterian church, besides IK-
the hundreds of nice new homes. IB ;
This evening you will probably go H
lo one of our two theatres, modorn, BX" ' ;
sanitary and up-to-date In overy re- R j
spect, When you come out wo want HI :
to know whether you know of any IK
other city our slzu with two of as lino Bft ; '
show houses. You will nUo go to the H '
Apollo Hall on Church street, nnd BV
here, too, you will bo taken up with BS '
the Immense spring floor nnd Its mng- Bx, '
nlllclent proportions. Bff , I
To show you tho grand old canyon Bb !
that tins lost none ot Its scenic gran- Bt f
dure or icfrcshlng hrcczes since you Hfj r
left, we will have to take you thore Br
In automobiles. You will probably Bvt '
hae noticed the heavily loaded ore wB'
teams an they come Into town, Thore HL ,
Is mora activity In (ho canyon mines nfl' 'i
this year than for years past and they Hr I
hid fair (o repeat their history of tho? IB I '
early days whou thousands of men Hit '
worn employed thore. Hi
Wo will also have to use auto- Be '
mobiles to take )ou to the lake, where jBj" (
wo now have a line resort and whore SB! 1
gasoline launches now take the fW: I
place of the old row ' boat und jiH i
which will take you to Saratoga, Oeu- SliS J
evn, Moslda or any landing desired. mf' I
In the olden times you used to talk HJ) I
of street cars coming hero, Now wo nil t
have a reality There aro now eight wf j
cars a day In and nut of American Bfi i
Fork. In tho, near future tho gaso- BTj
line cars will bo supplanted with oloc- Hf' 1
trie ears and. Iho bchedule will pro- HL
vide for fourtoeii cars per day. Hon- Jfj' f
estly Is not this a protty good town? M- 1
Have you found any better since -you & JJ
u i. .... n,
Mr Rono Vnnco, who has been visit- Dr' f
lug his pnroutH In Soda Springs, Idaho, BS ,1
for ii few days, returned homo Tuoa- jj ! i