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Washington's Birthday to be Cele
brated by the Pupils of the
The pupils of the public school will
hold appropriate exercises next Wed
nesday in honor of the anniversary of
the birth of the "father of his country.",.
The lower grades will have programs
of songs, addresses, etc., of a patriotic
or Washington order, the lower grades
in one of the school rooms, and the in
termediate grades in the school auditor
ium. The higher grades, in accord with
the recommendations of the national
grange, will make a "farm and home.
program, with which they will entertain
their friends in the opera house. The',
exercises will all occur at two o'clock,
■\ml the public is invited to be present.
-The city council held a record break
jsession Thursday evening, fifteen
m j^s, and two motions, winding up
all tip 6' before it. A bare quorum
was ,.','') those on hand being Coun
cilman V nan ' Henry, Hubbard and
Dixon V' c absence of Mayor Staley, !
Mr. Otitman V C!llletl " th° ch*ir -
After the readi,'' ftl"' bHIs ' ft motion
to allow all thos£ perly °* X* >d was
carried, when a moL\ toadjolWn wound
up the session.
• -AnumberofCoi^;' tball<
—A number of Coir , ,
khnsiasts came up last A" 0 ™01, f°!"
the Whitman team. Tl,ev>d l? had
kindly feelings toward •Whit 111 111
kindly feelings toward tht ■ ■ .
aggregation because of the ret
game Thursday night at the coi7 J??.-'
--but certainly returned home \vi . '(>"
regard for W. A. 0. raised a notch
.. . , -The Whitman-W. A. C. baf. ~!j"
game at the college last night r/ 1 . '"
a score of 11 to 17 In favor '"' \
team. The game was hotiy' Ont
and was clearly a case of t/ st U'iUU
winning. Out of three '"'s PJ* yed
. with Whitman College thi ' A-(J") y*
have won two. »
-Mr. and Mrs. II l '" "U1 were tlie !
guests of honor at "- v at the ll0"'C
of Mr. and Mrs. i El Gallagher, Mon
day evening. /
-\j,. * pi, of Endicott, is visiting
relatives in/ 18 »■'*>'■
We received this week our large
line of the latest novelties in
"O li. Made of Taffeta and Peau D Soie Silks, both shirred and plain.
JDeiLS These are swell. 75 cts to $1.50
• '■ .'
PIirCPC Blacks and Tans. New styles
XT UISCb and shapes. $1.25 to $3.00
Ql-iiVf "Wa icf ' c Both Pearl and Fancy, in all
0111 l L VV ctloL vJCLO the new cuts, 2octs to $1.00
TT i_ TD<4-ic» Silver and Pearl Golf Sticks, 4octs per set; Tennis Racket and
iidl 1 HIS Ball set, 15c.; Burnt Ivory Pins, iscts each.
"D^vt*- Dur>lrtoc< Gold and Oxidized Silvers, Jeweled
JDcIL DUCKIcb and Plain, 35cts to 65cts.
Ror»lr rnmKc Burnt Ivory, 65cents each all other ordihary col-
J3ciL,JK. V^Ulll Ub ors in the new styles, 25cts to 35Cts.
Hairpins, Beauty Pins and every
thing in Novelty line now on display.
B Bx3 £■ wM Wm fei Km bB Q »^W BH ■■ N# VI JvJJ El fjfj fc« OfkGS 19 Wi &4
HUM & WAGNER
THE PLACE TO TRADE
PULLMAN, WASHINGTON, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1905.
Chat. H. Hanford, in "Othello,"
filled the auditorium Monday evening,
and gave a most finished performance of
the Shakespear drama. The company
was a well-balanced one, and Hanford
himself made himself a greater favorite
than ever with our people. Monday
morning Mr. Hanford appeared in
chapel at the college, and made a short
address for the benefit of the students.
lie also recited a number of selections
for them. In the afternoon he visited
the public school, where he repealed the
'—Mesdanios E. W. Downen, 11. W.
I'riee and J. F. Hill went to Walla Walla J
Tuesday to attend the seventh district
convention, Women of Woodcraft, which
was in session there Wednesday. The
object of the convention was the election
of delegates to the convention to meet
at Los Angeles, California, in April.
The convention was called to order by
Mrs. Cora Wilson, head organizer, and
among the newly elected officers we note
the name of Mrs. Cornelia Hill, of this I
city, I \
—A subscription paper was circulated
this week by parties interested in the ,
construction of a Catholic church here.
The circulators met with good success
and it is probable that the church will be
constructed this spring.
Windus and Styles.
Shoes that possess the elegance of i
ease and art of workmanship fully war
ranted see Windus and Styles.
City Shoe Makers
— The cold spell a week ago caught
some of the good housewives napping j
and as a consequence many house plants
were victims of Jack Frost.
—W. O. Barbee returned to his home
at Kamiah, Idaho, Monday, after a visit
with old friends here.
— Ritzville parties are making ar-
I rangements to establish a general merch
andise store here.
\— Mayor Staley has been transacting
biisu/ess at Spokane the past few days, j
— 11. V. Hill and family will leave for i
their new home at Seattle next Monday. !
— Miss Bertha Hutchinson,of Endicott i
is visiting at the home of Mrs. A. Fincher. j
— Prof. Fulmer returned Wednesday |
from a business trip to Seattle. . i
—.1. C. Hound, of the I'niontown Press j
was in the city yesterday.
— Mrs. M. E. Chambers visited Col fax
—Judge Swain has been battling with
&T PORTLAND FUR
Commissioners Authorize Exhibit,
to Cost Two Thousand Dollars,
at Lewis & Clark Fair.
Whitman county <» Ml have an appro
pi iate exhibit i I her rei ources at the
Lewis & Clark centennial, which opens
at Portland next June. 'I his was decid
ed *t the meeting held at Colfax Wed?
nesday. when ciMiens of the varipjfi
parti Of the county met with the c
missioners, the sentiment being unani
mous for an appropriation for the county
The Commissioners, to . ■■! at the real
sentiment of the people, had invited a
thorough discussion) and inasmuch as it
was a popular demand, decided thai the
success must rest with the people To
that,end the commissionera practically
agreed to authorise the expenditure of
$3000 for gathering together and main
taining the exhibit, the appropriation to
lie expended under the direction of an
executive committee appointed from
the various commissioners districts.
This committee is made upas follows:
R. 0. McCroakey pf Garfield, J, M.
McLean pf Oak^idale, A. J. Stone of
Rosalia, John ,1. Stephens of Thornton,
from the first commissioner's district;
i). F. Staley mid .1. S. Klemgard of lull
man, <!. W. Pedycord of Palou--, J. 8.
Keeney of Coltoo, W. L. Laiolletteof
Wawawai, Second district; and S. K.
Armstrong of Colfax, Henry Ruck of
Diamond, \V.. Wi, Jttenfrew of Elberton,
11. shubi' of LaCio-s,. and ('. L. Wake-
Bel dof ICudii'itt. Tl'iK, committee will
meet at (\jlfax ; .xt Tuesday to set the
proper machinery in motion, and with
citizens so in-terefltod, a good display
It is n.it yet known whether the state
building will be Rtifficiently large to ac
commodate the county exhibits, and if
it is not, either a county building may
lie cr.cted, or this county, by joining
with others of eastern Washington, may
construct an Inland Empire building.
Pullman was represented at the meet
ing Tuesday by Messrs. l». F. Staley,
W. 11. Harvey, and J. s. Klemgard, who
had hern appointed at the meeting of
Pullman citizens held last Saturday.
Wedding Bells in Tune.
With nature smiling her approval and
a hundred friends present and ready to
extend their heartiest congratulations
and well-wishes, Miss Katherine Anne
Wallis and Mr. William A. Hall ex
changed the vows that made them man
and wife, the ceremony being performed
at high noon, Wednesday, February I")th,
at the home of the. bride's sister, Mrs.
Jno. W. Ma thews.
Rev. W. <i. M. Hays was the officiat
ing clergyman, the impresfive ring ser
vice being used. The bride was attended
by her sister, Miss Saidee Wallis, while
V. ]■'. Flanders acted In the capacity
of best man, and Katherine Mathews, a
sweet little miss of four years, was ring
Theparlorin which the plighting of
the troth of the young couple was cele
brated, was beautifully decorated in cut
flowers ami potted plants, the bride and
groom entering to the strains ol Men
delsahon's wedding march, played by
Mrs. W. H. Harvey.
Immediately following the ceremony,
the guests were seated to the wedding
dinner, following which the newly wed
ded couple were escorted to the <). R, &
N. depot, frOOl which they departed on
the three o'clock train for Seattle, where
the groom lias prepared a home for his
An interesting feature of the dinner
wai the cutting of the bride's cake, the
ring which was hidden in its palatable
mass being obtained by Mis.- Alma
Henry, while Mr. Byron Btimmel came
into possession of the coin.
The bride, the second daughter of
W. B. Wallis, has grown from girlh i
to womanh lodin Pullman, always being
most popular and surrounded by a hi -
of friends. The groom is a graduate
the electrical engineering department < '
the college, and has an excellent j osition
in his chosen profehsion with a munici-
pal lighting company at Seattle.
Ah a token of the high regard in which
the contracting parties are held, we
may mention the great number of beau
tiful and valuable gifts which were
showered upon them;
May a long life of happiness and pros- j
pority be theirs.
— Sexl week will start <>■.< with the ;
production of "Your .Neighbors' Wife,"
Monday evening at the Auditorium. |
The advertising paper put up would in
dicate that it is about on .1 par with
"A Wise Woman" company that faKed !
the people here some time ago, and if it
is, it will undoubtedly meet with a mer
J —The school board hai dei . le I to have
■ the voters vote upon he question of dis-
Uriel, ownership of text books at the
coming school election. It is I hough! '
that the change could be made at little
expense if the pupils should turn in their
present books in exchange for the new
series, the difference being paid by the
— Hilt Laney and ('has. Beckwith re
turned yesterday from Crook County,
Oregon, where they have been for some
months past. They have each become
possessed of some valuable laud, which
will blossom as the rose as soon as the
, irrigation project is completed.
— Roy Smith, son of W. 11, Smith,
; and Miss Luella Hunt were married
' Sunday, February 12th, Hey. S. <;.
Griffith officiating. The couple will re
: side at Lewiston.
— Prof. French, of the U. of 1. at Mos
! cow, has purchased the prize calf of
i Metsker & Klemgard. This calf was the
| prize winner at the fat stock show held
; here last week.
— F.I win Steams, of Orange, California,
jis here visiting his cousin, Geo. E.
y& the •■- gi
I ECONOMY I
I b^tons^lkanne^rops I
I SOMETHING NEW FOR COMIN6 WEEK 1
fjjl Beginning Monday, Feb. 20/h, and end- ||
« ing Saturday, Feb. 25th, we will pay you 10 '^A
I M Per c^//^. for reading these advertisements, in $>
5 the following manner: Cut out the coupon s&i
below and present it with 90 cents cash, and gj i
*%& get 1.00 worth of any merchandise sold by ®
6 us. All goods fresh and every article guar- jjSj
& anteed to be as represented or your money %
|§ cheerfully refunded. §! ;
| | GOOD FOR lOcts 1
f^p ! V.'itH Every $1.00 Purchase ! fe^;
a ' | The Economy Store : |
Jks j Not Good After February 25tK |
L>^ Oranges, fancy Navals, 4 (10Z....25C Aunt Jemima's Self Rising Pan- r<
X? Lemons, fancy Cali., per d0z....20c cake Flour, 2 P*k9 for 25c % !
£§ Celery, fancy, 2 bunches for 15c Wheat Manna, 2 p'k'gs for 2.50 *J
P^ Sweet Potatoes, 6 lbs. for 25c Uncle Sam>s Oats. 3 p'k'gi f0r..25c g
M. Cranberries, 2 quarts for 25c 3 *hs Mocha & Java Coffee, reg. £#
X?; , . „ 40c per pound, for fi.oo Kr
►^2 Peaches, Ex. fancy, lvv. 3 lbs.. ..25c , * ■"* n , • , '""; r X' <
I Prunes, Kx. fancy, Kv., 10 1b,.. 5 0c 4 lbs rancy Hlend Coffee, irij. I
ft Prunes, Ex. fancy, hv., 10 lbs... s oc per J )und for '.....^.oo g,
HZ Apricots, Ex. fancy, Ev., 2 lbs...2 5 c ; 5 ]hs Pancy B , ead Coffee 25C g
ip Sweet Corn, per can 10c | per pound, for fi.oo jj
£* Tomatoes, 2 cans for 25c 6 lbs Fancy Blend Coffee, 20c &4;
fs< Hominy, 2 cans for 35c per pound, for $i.oo Sj ■,
L^ Heinze's Baked Beans, with to- 2 can* Carnation Cream 25c £7
p^ mato sauce, per can... lsc and 25c 10 bars good Toilet Soap 25c R j
'O 5-1^ package Rolled Oats, a dish s .g ft | can Kosene Oil $1.75 Sfc
k^j in every package 35c 5-gai. can Pearl Oil $r-6s &A ,
I BUY YOUR FLOUR OF US |
|g "Gold Seal," "Pride of Palouae," "White Cliff," "Standard." iJJ
ON THE H. P. B. I
! An Extra Passenger/Train Has been
Ordered on for May Ist on
the Northern Pacific.
The loin; proposed double passenger'
service "ii Hie Northern Pacific will bo
put in operation May Ist both over the
Lewistou branch as well hs to Genesee.
The extra train between Spokane and
i Oleanyater points will leave Spokane
about midnight, reaching Pullman surly
in the morning, and returning will leave-
I Lewiston at 7:30 passing through Pull
in n at near midnight.
An extra train""will also I"1 put on the
( '">" see branch at the fame time, the
same train crew making both trips over
Thin double service has long boon
needed, the present trains being over- ■
crowded, and the facilities for travel,
throughout the Pal on so country being
wholly inadequate to the revenue which
the country brings the road.
Under the new order of things it wilt,
be possible to go to Spokane, transact
business, and return the name day.
—The ladies of the Missionary Society
of the Congregational Church will give
a dime Colonial Tea, at the Alton house
on Thursday, February 23rd, from two
until live o'clock. All Pullman ladles
The famous l(Go3d tot Bad Boys',/ -hoes,
solid through out, are the best shoe
companions In the west. For sale at
Windus and Styles.
—Mrs, Sarah Watson, of Lewislon.
, was the guest of Mrs. M. E. Chambers.