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GREAT MUSICAL EVENT.
New York Symphony Orchestra at
Pullman, May 27.
During the past few years the State
College at Pullman has successfully
handled a number of great musical at
tractions, among them being Mme. Nor
dica, Mme. Schumann Heink, Mme.
Gadski, Fritr Kreisler, Myrtle Elvyn, the
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, etc., but
the climax hae been reached with the
engagement of the New York Symphony
Orchestra, which will be the drawing
card on May 27, at 1:30 p. m., in con
nection with the fifth annual music
festival of the collide, to be held May 26
When the opportunity of securing this
magnificent organization was offered the
college it was at first thought that on
account of the enormous guarantee re
quired it would not be safe to assume
the risk, but members of the college
faculty and members of the Pullman
Commercial Club felt that this splendid
opportunity of having one of the world's
greatest musical organizations should
not be missed, and came to the rescue by
assuming the financial obligations of the
entire festival. The New York Symphony
Orchestra, as well as its conductor,
Walter Damropch, has a world wide rep
utation. In addition to its 50 members
the orchestra carries four noted singers
and soloists. The orchestra is not a
temporary organization called together
for a given tour, but is a concrete unit,
having worked under the direction of
Walter Damrosch, the pioneer of sym
phony music in America, for the past 25
years. It is seldom the people of the
Northwest have an opportunity to hear
an attraction of this high order, and no
music lover should miss hearing it.
Tickets will go OD regular sale at
Watt's pharmacy, Pullman, on Satur
day, May 21. Price of seats for the
concert by the Damrosch Orchestra will
be $1.50. Season tickets for the entire
festival of four concerts will be $2. Seats
ordered by mail will be reserved and the
tickets mailed to purchasers before the
regular sale opens. In ordering, state
how many rows back are preferred, and
whether for lower floor or balcony.
Enclose check to cover price of tickets
and mail to Herbert Kirnbrough, box
447, Pullman, Wash. Seats are reserved
only for the concert of the New York
Symphony Orchestra, but those holding
season tickets may have their seats
reserved for this concert.
A REMARKABLE VOICE.
Verdict of Competent Critics Who
Marcus Kellerman, the bass baritone,
who has Hung for several years at the
Royal Opera in Berlin, in doiDg excellent
work with the N^w York Symphony
Orchestra, which will be heard at Pull
man May 27. .Mr, Kellerman wan born
cnHKHK^SS^^^ ? - '■■■
in Cincinnati and, an be hbth, is glad to
be bHt-k in his native lnnd. His voice is
a deep, noble bass baritone, as well
suited to oratorio as to opera or concert.
The quality of the voice m dramatic, and
its timbie in the higher register enables
him to sing parts written for baritone as
well as base. It is a r^nmrkable voice.
MORE AUTOS FOR AUTOISTS.
H. P. Hays of Endicott ahd Larue &.
Co. Have Latest.
More autos and more autos. Autos
are getting to be thicker than thieves,
which some may pay is an impossibility,
but the world is better than most people
give it credit of being.
Harry P. Bays ol Endicott received
Monday, through the agency of George
Cornelius, a Stoddard Dayton machine
s<> horse power, four passenger, costing
$3300, which is one of the most beautiful
and perfect machines that ever reached
George W. Larue ,t 00. have a Chal
mers Detroit, received this week through
Mr. Cornelius, that must be seen to be
appreciated. It is 80 horse power, five
passenger, costing $1875.
James Richards, a retired farmer, now
living in Colfax, also received a Chalmers-
Petroit machine tbi.« weak. It is 30
--hors»_ power, five passenger, costing
$18 1 o.
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good as your lands were a lew yearn ago
which are now selling at |60 to #KM) per
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The new Democratic congressman
from Massachusetts, Eugene Noble
Foss of Boston, whose recent achieve
ment iv carrying a hitherto invincible
Republican stronghold attracted na
tional attention, is but a newcomer in
the party he champions. Since 11*02 he
has been known as a champion of Ca
nadian reciprocity, and on this issue he
left the Republican party last year
and became the Democratic candidate
for lieutenant governor of his state.
He failed of election by only 8,000
votes at that time.
Twice before Mr. Foss made the race
for congress, but in each instance was
beaten. Then he ran as a Republican
in the Eleventh district. His victorious
contest was in the Fourteenth district,
until recently represented by William
C. Lovering, deceased.
Congressman Foss is a native of Ver
mont and was educated in that state.
In ISB2 he became a manufacturer in
Boston and has prospered exceedingly.
He is president of several big manu
facturing establishments and director
in railway and banking institutions in
various parts of the country. He is a
member of the New England Cotton
Manufacturers' association. New Eng
land Shoe and Leather association and
National Association of Manufactur
ers. The new congressman is fifty-two
years old and is a brother of Repre
sentative George Edmund Foss of Illi
nois, chairman of the house committee
on naval affairs, who is a stanch Re
West Point's New Commandant.
Major General Thomas 11. Harry,
who has been named as the next su
perintendent of the United States Mili
tary academy at West Point, has bad
a brilliant career in the army. He will
succeed Colonel 11. L. Scott.
The designation of a major peneral
for 'West Point occasioned some com
ment in military circles, as it was the
first time that an officer of that grade
had been detailed to that post. The
military authorities, however, have
reached the conclusion that the head
of the institution at West Point should
THOMAS H. BARF.V.
be n general officer and at least theo
retically separated as far as possible
from the prejudices that often belong
to an officer of a particular branch of
the line or staff.
General Barry was born in New
York in 1855 and was graduated from
West Point in 1877. After three years
iv the cavalry and seventeen years in
the infantry he was transferred to the
adjutant general's department in IS'jT
with the rank of major. He served in
that department until his appointment
as brigadier general in 1903. He be
came a major genera) in 1908. his pro
motion by President Roosevelt at that
time beinj^ something of a surprise.
He served with distinction in the Chi
na relief expedition and later won
credit iv the Philippines. In 1007 he
commanded the second army of occu
pation of Cuba.
"Kudyard Kipling is a good looking
chap." said a Chicago journalist.
He looked about him doubtfully.
"Kipling." he went on. "is very good
looking. Indeed, a solid, sqnat, sub
stantial, square headed figure of a
"Of course be is no MowgU, no hero
of romance. I must say. though, that
the young Chicago girl at Engelberg—
she was a great admirer of 'The
Brushwood Boy' and other Kipling
pieces—l must say that this girl acted
rather foolishly when, on being Intro
duced to Kipling, she cried reproach
fully, with tears in her eyes,
" 'Oh, I thought you were tall and
COLFAX GAZETTE. COLFAX, WASBTNGION, MAY 20, 1910.
Summons for Publication.
In the superior court of the state of Wash
ington, in ami for Whitman county.
8. M. Davis, I. V. Wagner and Emma K.
Wagner, his wife, plaintiffs, vs. Catherine
Davis, the divorced wife of Jesse Davis, de
ceased, W. P. Davis, Viola O. Henderson,
Sarah E. Henderson, C. F. Davis, Minnie M
Wilcox, Estella Maris, children aud heirs at
law of Jesse Davis, deceased; anil Margaret
Elane Oooke, Eugenia Hall, a minor, grand
children and heirs at law of Jes-'e Davi*, de
ceased; Harriett Davis, the surviving widow
of Jesse Davis, deceased; the unknown heirs
of Jesse Davis, deceased; also all other per
sons or parties unknown, claiming any right,
title, estate, lien or interest in the real estate
described in the complaint herein, defendants.
State of Washington, county of Whitman—as.
The state of Washington to the said Eugen
ia Hall and Harriett Davis, the unknown
heirs of Jesse Davis deceased; also all other
persons or parties unknown claiming any
right, title, estate, lien or interest in the real
estate described in plaintiff's complaint, de
You are hereby summoned and required to
appear in the superior court of the state of
Vv ashington, in and for VV hitman county,
within sixty days after the date of the first
publication of this sumnnons, to-wit: within
sixty days after the 15th day of April, 1910,
and defend the above entitled action in the
above entitled court, and answer the com
plaint of the plaiutitfs in said action, and
Berve a copy of your said answer on J. N.
Pickrell, the undersigned, attorney for plain
tiffs, at his i-ffice in Oolfax, in the county of
Whitman, state of Washington, and if you
fail to appear and defend said action and ans
wer the complaint of the plaintiffs aforesaid
within the time aforesaid, judgment will be
rendered agaiuit you according to the demand
of the said complaint, which has been tiled with
the clerk of said court. The object of the
above entitled action is to quiet the title to the
northeast <|uarter of section sixteen (16), town
ship thirteen (13) north, range forty-four (44)
E., VV. M., situate in Whitman county, state
of Washington, in the plaintiff S M. Davis,
and the plaiutiffs I. V. Wagner and tiwim
K. Wagner, his wife, who hold said land under
contract of purchase from the plaintiff S. M.
Davis and for a decree, decreeing the plaintiff
S. M. Davis to be the owner in fee of said real
estate, subject only to the right* of the plain
tiffs I. V. Wagner and Emma K. Wagner, his
wife under said contract of purchase, free,
clear and exempt of the rights of each and
every of said defendants and of all persons
claiming by, through or under them, and each
and every of them enjoining them and each
and every of them from asserting any rights
adverse to plaintiffs and all persons claiming
by, through or under them and each and
every of them.
Dated April 13th, 1910.
J. N. PICKRELL,
Plaintiffs' attorney, Postoffice address,
Coif ax. Whitman county, Washington.
Notice of Final Account and. Order
to Show Cause
In the superior court of the state of Washing
ton, in and for the county of Whitman.
In the matter of the estate of Leonard S. i'ur
Notice is hereby given that 8. D. Kinder, ad
ministrator with the will annexed of the estate
of Leonard S. Pursell, deceased, has rendered
and presented for settlement and iiled in the
above entitled court his final account of his ad
ministration of said estate, aud petition for the
distribution of the residue as shown by said ac
count, and the 30th day of May, 1910, at the hour
of 10 o'clock a. in. of said day at the court room
of said court in the city of Colfax, Whitman
county, state of Washington, has been fixed by
the court for the settlement of said account and
the hearing of said petition for the distribution
of the residue of said estate as bettled by the
said final account.
It is ordered that all persons interested in said
estate be and appear before the said court at the
time and place tixed and tile their exceptions
in writing to said account and contest the same
and then and there to show cause why an order
of distribution should not be made of the resi
due of sail estate as there settled upon said
final account, among the devisees Darned iv the
said last will and testament of aeceastd accord
ing to law.
it is further ordered that this notice be posted
by tho clerk as required by law and thit h copy
of tlie fame be published for four successive
weeks before the said 30th day of May, 1910, in
the Colfax Gazette, a newspaper printed and
published in Whitman county, sf/tte of Wash
As witness the Hon. H. W. Canfield, judge oj
the superior court, and the seal ox said court,
this 28th day of April, l'.'lo.
(Seal) CiKO. H. NEW MAN, County Clerk.
By Claude Swegle, Deputy,
state of Washington, county of Whitman—ss.
I f (ieo. H. Newman, county clerk and clerk of
the superior court of Whitman county, state of
Washington, do hereby certify that the forego
ing is a full, true and correct copy of an order
made and entered of record upon the minutes
of the said superior court.
Witness my hand and official seal affixed, this
28th day of April. 1910.
(Seal) GhO. H. NEWMAN, County Clerk
By Claude Swegle. Deputy.
Notice of Assessment.
Principal place of business, Colfax, Wash
Notice is hereby given that at a meeting of
the board of directors of the Whitman Mining
& Milling Company, held on the 11th day of
April, 1910, an assessment of one and one-half
(1^) mills per share was levied on the capital
stock of said corporation, payable on or be
fore the 31st day of May, 1910, to A. J.
Kasnm, treasurer of the company, at his office
in Colfax, Wash Any stock upon which the
assessment remains unpaid on the 31st day of
May, 1910, will be delinquent and advertised
for sale at public auction, and unless payment
is made on or before, will be sold on the 25th
day ot June, 1910, to pay the delinquent as
sessment, together with the cost of advertisiu.
and expense of sale.
A. J. EASUM, Secretary.
Office at Colfax, Wash.
Strict attention to all bills and
communications. Terms reasonable.
Office with G. W. Lame
MAF-EK & WEBER
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We will pay highest
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Stock, Poultry, Butter
and Eggs, and Hides.
Phone Main 471
40.", Main St. Colfax, Wn.
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Shirkey & Glaser, graduate opticians.
A resolution of the city council of the city
of ('olfax, Washington, declaring ir* inteation
to imtirove Lake Btreet, in the said city. be
tween a point■ wh-re the said Lake street in
tersects with Junes street, on theaortb side
thereof, thence routh to thr south boundary
of said city.
Airo Main street, between a point where
th- said Main str»et intersects wi:h Wmwmta
street, in said city, ..n the north side .t the
said Wawawai Btraet on the east side of Main
street, thence south to the south boundary of
Also Mill street, in said city, between a
point wh^re the Mid Mill street intersects
with Wawawai street, 10 feet south of the
north dne of Wawnwai ntreet. thence south
to th" south boundary t.f sad c ty.
AUo rat stteet, in said city, between a
point 13 feet south of the intersection of the
Baid East street and .'ames street, on the north
i-ide of the said .lames street, thence couth to
the south boundary o' said city
Also Wawawai street, in s»id city between
a point 25 feet weHt of the intersection of the
said Wawawai street and Mam street, on the
east side of the said Main street, thence east
to a point 18 feet east of the intersection of the
said Wawawai street with Mili street, on the
west side of the said Mill street
Also James street, in i rid city, between a
point 18 feet west of the intersection of said
James street with Mill >-treet, oo the east side
of the said Mill street, thence east to a point
13 feet east of the intersection of the said
James street with East street, on the west
side of the paid East i-treet
Also hairview street, in said city, betwpen
a point 13 feet east of the intersection of the
said Fairview street with East street, en the
w st Bide of the said East street, theuce west
to the intersection i f the said l<'»jrview street
with the east tine of Meadow street.
Also South street, from a point 13 feet east
of the intersection of The west line of But
Btrerit with t-'o .th stree , hence west to a p* int
18 feet west of the iiiw«r.-ection of the e.-tst
line of Mill street with ihe said S v h street.
That said improvement shall consist of ma
cadamizing, gradint;, curbing and guttering i
said streets between the points above named.
Be it resolved by the i iry co- ncil of the city
of Colfax, Washington: That it is the inten
tion of aaid city council to improve Lake
street, to a width oi 21 feet in the center
thereof, by macadamizing the sauie, and gut
tering and curbing the t»,»id street an addition
al 18 inches on each ■'"in thereof, and doing
neceaary grading,betwa -v tha puint wher-> the
Baid Lake street inta.m cts with -lamer, street,
on the north side thereof, thence sou h to the
south boundary of said city.
Also Main etieet, in said city, to the width
of 27 feet in the center thereof, and an addi
tional 18 inches on each side thereof, between
the point where the sail Mwinstreet intersects
with VVawawai street, on the east side of the
said Main street, and on -he north side of Wa
wawai street, thence sou h to the south bound
ary of aaid city.
Also East street, in said city, to a width
of 21 feet in the center theieot, and an adai
tional 18 inches on each fide thereof, between
the point IS feet south of the intersection of
the waid East street and James street, on the
north side of the paid James street, thence
south to the south boundary of said city.
Also Mill street, in s;>id city, to a width of
21 feet in the center thereof, and an additional
18 inches on each wide the roof, between a point
where the said Mill street intersects with VVa
wawiii street, 10 teet south of the north line of
Wawawai street, th-nce south to the south
boundary of said city.
Also VVaw^wui street, in said city, to the
width of 27 feet in the center thereof, and ;ta
additional 18 inches on each side thereof, be
tween the point 25 feet west of the intersec
tion of the sail VVawuwai street and M<tin
ptr^et, on the e*r<t side of the said Main stieet,
thence east to a point 18 feet c vst of the int- r
wection of the said Wawawai street with Mill
smet, on the we-t side cf the said Mill street .
Also .Jaiue-i street, in said city, to the width |
of 21 feet in the center thereof, and an addi- !
tional 18 in< hes on each side thereof, between
the point 18 feet west of the intersection of j
the Baid James street with Mill street, on the I
eaat fide of the said Mill street, 'Jience east to j
a point 13 feet ear>t of the inter.-ection of the •
said James street with East street, on the
west side of the s:wd East street
Also Fairview Htreet, in said city, to the
width of 21 feet in the center there< r, and au
additional 18 inchbs on each cidn thereof, be
tween a point 13 feet east of the intersection
of the said Fairview street with E-wt street,
on the west nide of thesnid East i-treet, thence
west to the intellection of the paid Fairview
street with the east line of Meadow street.
Also South street, to the width of 21 feet in
the center thereof, and an additional 18 inches
on each r-ide. thereof, between a point 13 feet
east of tha intersection of the west line of East
street with South street, thence west to a
point 18 feet west of the intersection of the
east line of Mill street with the said South
That said improvement shall consist of ma
cadamizing the above named streets, between
the poiut-i above named, for the widths above
described, and that said streets shall be grad
ed as may be deemed suitable for said
macadam, and that there shall be curbed each
and every street above named, together with
the proper guttering therefor, to the width of
18 inches on each side of the said macadam.
And further, that the guttering and curbing
ahull be constructed with concrete or cement
That the estimated costs of said improve
ment is $20,4r>7.U5.
That the costs of said improvement shall be
assessed against the property abutting on
said streets so proposed to be improved and to
be included in an assessment district hereafter
to be established by ordinance, and included
in a bonded district hereafter to be establish
ed by ordinance, bonds to run for a period of
five years and to draw interest at the rate of 6
per cent, or such other rate as the council may
by ordinance provide, said bonds being due
and payaole in five annua! installments, due
in one, two, three, four and five years.
Be it further resolved, that any person de-
Biring to protest against said improvement
may file any written protect with the city
clerk of said city on or before the 6th day of
June, 1910, at the hour of 8 o'clock p. m. of I
said day, at the city hall of Colfax, Washing
ton, at which time and place any protest or
protects will be considered by said council for ,
That the city clerk shall cause this resolu
tion to be published in the city paper doing
the city printing for two consecutive issues
thereof before the said tith day of June, 1910.
Passed this 16th day of May, 1910.
WILLIAM LIPPITT, Mayor.
Attest: Howard Kramwell. City Clerk
Notice to Creditors.
In the superior court of the state of Washing
ton, in ami for Whitman county.
In the matter of the estate of Daniel Hughes,
Notice is hereby given, that by an order duly
made in the above entitled cause and court, the ,
undersigned was. on the 'J.v.h day of April. 1910, |
duly appointed as the executor of the estate of
Daniel Hughes, deceased. All persons having
claims against said deceased are hereby notified
and required to present them to the under
signed, with the necessary vouchers, within one
year Jrom the 29th day of April. 1910 the date of
the first publication of this notice, at the office
of U. L Ktiinger, in the city of Colfax, in the
county of Whitman, state of Washington, where
the business of said estate will be transacted.
Dated at Colfax, Washington. April 2yth. 1910.
DANIEL G. HUGHES,
Executor of the estate of Daniel Hughes, de- !
First publication of this notice, April 29th,
Last publication of this notice, May 27th l'.'lO. ;
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