THE ST. HELENS AV- MARCH 12. 1920.
E. A. Rotger was a business visitor
In Portland Wednesday.
L. R. Rutherford was a business
visitor to Portland on Wednesday.
Miss Lois Clear spent Sunday with
relatives in Portland.
Mrs. Fred Adams of Deer Island
was a St. Helens visitor Wednesday.
John Farr of Warren was in town
John L. Foote is in Portland to
day on legal business.
Mrs. John L. Storla visited friends
in Portland on Tuesday.
W. B. Dillard made a business trip
to Portland on Wednesday.
Mrs. S. B. Hosklus spent Tuesday
in the ci'y.
Joe Clark spent Sunday in Port
land with friends.
. H. M. Buck transacted business in
Mrs. Fred Powell was a Portland
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Watklns were
in Portland Monday.
Mrs. Henry Morgus visited with
friends in Scappoose Monday.
Attornoy J. W. Day transacted le
gal business In Portland Tuesday.
Ed. Jones, manager of Austin's
store, has moved into the Chapman
home which he recently purchased.
Jack DeSpaln is in Portland pre
paring to return to his position at
C. W. Wanien of the State High
way Engineer Corps was in St. Hel
ens the first of the week.
Pa Joe and Mrs. Vincent of Rain
ler spent a couple of days with their
daughter in St. Helens last week.
C. E. Austin is in town for a few
days from Woodburn looking after
Mrs. C. D. White and son of West
St. Helens are Deer Island for a
few days visit with relatives.
Mrs. Anna Schwering of Rainier
was a visitor to friends in St. Helens
S. L. Flantgan and T. J. Fllppln
of Rainier were St. Helens visitors
George Gore was in Portland for
a few days this week on legal busi
Dr. and Mrs. F. Pearn and child
of Portland spent the week end with
Mrs. Pearn s sister, Mrs. A. J. Peel
Peter Skie, superintendent of the
Island Lumber Company, was in
Portland Saturday and Sunday.
M. L. Wilson came down from
Portland to spend the week end with
Mrs. Harvey Wllklns and sot,
Deane returned Monday night from
a short visit in Portland.
President Charles Graham of the
First National Bank was a business
visitor in Portland Monday.
C. U. Cate of Rainier and Hood!
. . n, I ' O, 1 1 I .... a 1
Kiver spi'm luoauay iu di. n?i-no
He attended K. of P. Lodge while
C. D. White expects to leave to
day or tomorrow for Vernonla and
will open a meat market in the me
tropolis of the Nehalem.
The Copcland Auto co. nave aeuv-
ered to Orion Clark a 1820 model
Dort automobile. They have sold a
Chevrolet delivery truck to C. D.
The steamer Wapama, Captain
Belesen, arrived Wednesday night
and Is taking on a lumber cargo for
delivery at San Pedro, California.
Misses Nora and Lilly hum 01
Portland spent the week end in St.
Helens, the guests of Mr. and Mrs
J W. Hunt.
The steamer Willamette carrying
S50.000 feet of lumber and a fair
passenger list, sailed Monday night
J. C. Hammon who has been liv
ing In St. Helens tor the past few
months, has moved to his farm near
James Muckle of rortiana was in
St. Helens Monday. Mr. Muckle is
a former St. Helens resident and well
known throughout the county.
Mrs. Mary Christie of Astoria who
has been on a visit to relatives in
St. Helens, went up to Portland
After a lengthy sojourn at her old
home In Eureka, California, Mrs.
Tupper Phillips is again in St. Hel
ens. S. W. Irish who has been here on
a visit to his daughter Mrs. S. B.
Ingham, left for his home In Spokane
The steamer Wahkeena is schedul
ed to sail tonight for San Diego.
Her lumber cargo amounts to 975,
Harold Broushton is in Portland
in connection with business affairs
incident to the conduct of the
Broughton and Wiggins business
The steamer Celilo laden with
950.000 feet of lumber and carrying
a number of passengers left out Sat
urday evening bound for San Pedro,
Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Clark of Deer
Island were in St. Helens Saturday,
Mr. Clark coming up to wind up the
estate of Charles Brown, deceased,
of which he was the administrator.
Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Barnette had
as their guests Sunday Mr. and Mrs.
W. F. Delti and Mr. and Mrs. V.
Trow, Mr. and Mrs. L. Fuller, Miss
Juanita Harris and Mrs. V. A. Perry.
Miss Madge Allen who has been
visiting with friends and relatives iu
Spokane, returned to St. Helens
The St. Helens Dock & Terminal
Company are building a nice resi
dence on Oak street on the hill. It
will be occupied by T. Maxfleld who
Is connected with the McCormicK
Miss Katy Lynch who has been
very ill In Portland is recovering
slowly and hopes to be home soon.
Klamath Kails Klnmath Mver
Lumber Co. Incorporated for $100,
000. L. R. Rutherford will move hi
realty and insurunce offtco on the
15th of the month to his new location
in the Rutherford building, the quar
ters formerly occupied by the Tog
gory. Burns planning sewers, city water
and paved Rtreots.
Mrs. H. P. Heacock and daughter
Ethel arrived from tholr former home
In Treadwell. Alaska, Wednesday
and will make their homo In St. Hel
ens for the present, Mr. Heacock be.
ing employed at the Columbia City
Stunfleld Work on water system
progressing rapidly. Grading on the
highway through city commenced.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Watklns have
sold their confectionery, tobacco, and
cigar business to S. W. Garrlott ami
George Klines. The deal was con
summated Wednesday and the new
proprietors have taken charge. Im
provements will be made by t no now
owners and a larger stock carried.
Manager Kleldhouse of tho Kiold
house Motor Co. unloaded two Ford-
son tractors Tuesday. He recently
sold a KordBon to C. O. Dahlgrew
of the Warren neighborhood.
Bort Mills, who is road supervisor
in road district 9 with Vernon In as
his headquarters, was here Monday
going over matters with the county
court relative to the road building
program in tho upper Noltnlom.
Frank Wllklns came over from
Westport, Washington, Saturday
night to spend a few days with rela
tives here. The Wllklns family are
getting along nicely in their hum
home and like Westport very much.
S. Laube who operates a shingle
mill back of Rainier was in St. Helens
Tuesday paying his taxes. Tho sup
ply of cedar logs where the mill Is
located Is about exhausted and Mr.
Laubo plans to move to unolher lo
cation within the coming six months
Tom Roy has sold his ice business
to T. A. Nyggard. Mr. Roy found
that his rapidly growing grocery
business demanded all of his time,
and having found someone to serve
his ice customers, he disposed of
that part of his business.
There was a largo attendance at
the pie social at the Congregationel
church Friday evening. A. U. Luke
was the auctioneer and pies brought
a fancy price. $71.70 was realized,
enough to pay off the balance due
on the organ which was bought lust
Attorney Omar Sponcer came down
from Portland Monday to collect the
judgment In the Malmsien case. Ii
will be remembered that the Port
land, Astoria & Pacific It. R. Co
instituted condemnation proceedings
against Malmsten and the case was
tried here a short time ago, Mulm
sten getting a $3100 verdict.
The Ladles Aid Society of the Con
gregational church had an all day
session Wednesday nt the home of
Mrs. J. W. Allen, sewing for the
Easter bazaar which will be held
Saturday afternoon, April 3rd, at the
Chamber of Commerce rooms. Thore
will also be a cooked food sale In
connection with the bazaar.
Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Gelvin will
leave tomorrow for Portland where
I they will make their home, Mr. Gel
vin having accepted the position as
! field agent of tho L. L. L. L. The
! Gelvlns have lived in St. Helens for
the past 2 y, years r.nd huvo a wide
circle of friends who rogret very
! much to see them leavo hero.
Snm Alexander wishes to correct
j the impression created by the I'ort
i land newspapers as to the accident
he had in Portland Wednesday night
of last week. His car and a car
I driven by a woman, collided at 21m
and Upshur streets. No serious ditrn-
age resulted and when Sum explained
the matter to police officers, Im was
exonerated from any blame.
Charles H. McCormlck who has
been here and In Portland for the
past week, left Tuesday for Portland
enroute to 8an FranclBco. When
asked as to the prospects for other
vessel contracts at the St. Helens
I Shipbuilding Company's yard, lie
I suld that the company had made no
definite plans, but in all probability
mora work would be secured and
j that after the steamer Everett had
i been put through a thorough trial,
anomer vessel or that type might
be built. .
nlred the folio Ing '""" ' "
Father Clunky; Cooking and annum.
.Mrs. l.eoia Ketel.
Charlotte lioln. Vivian ;'
Helena lsiuh. and Mullmla. tthltu.
an back In school ntler being
for soinellmo on uivount of lllmss.
Among our little visitors this week
were tilen Confer and Nestor UM.
Tho "A" Class urn d.tiiiK some flno
spelling, and we may challenge the
upper grades iu a content. Heau
I 'mi rtli (rudii
Just one pupil absent. We el'ct
soon to have every one hack l
school. , , ,
Kdn.i Omonson has returned o
school uft-T an absence of several
days, during which time she had Iter
English classes arc learning penis
this week. The "A" class Is learning
Robert of Lincoln," and the "H '
class a boy's song.
All r.i nr.wiellt tills week. Our
attendance is 89 per rent. I
Our Btory on wheat is completed I
We hope lo have It printed If the;
editor allows it.
The Mh "A" have finished our
reader and new ones are greatly an
ticipated. SI vi It (irndo
Mr. Marls of the u. A. C. vlsilen
llio sixth grade room on Wednesday
of last week. He is traveling In the
Interest of boys and girls Industrial
club work, mid us pleased lo find
tho work well started here. Tim
pupils enjoyed his lulk on different
phases of the work.
Mr. Hopkins performed some very
Interesting experiments with foods
lor us last Friday.
Our attcudunro Is still good, being
perfect three days and only two ab
sent the other two days.
The Gills' Sowing club met and
organized last week. Marlon Slei.
is president, Ida Essen, vlra presi
dent and Wllla llusliong, secretary.
They are. now making needle ruses
Wo were all glad to see Dorothea
Snelllng and Alva McKce, come hack
lo school again ufter several weeks
The. pupils are now making artifi
cial daffodils for their art work.
Tho "A" pupils are very Interest
ed in stories of Central Africa which
they have studied.
Emily t'slier has been uhsent on
account of slckucss this week. At
tendance nearly perfect otherwise.
The eighth grade Is very diligent
ly studying the review questions In
the history, making a thorough pre
paration for the final examinations.
The pupil making the greatest per
cent gain in their this mouth's worn
will be given the privilege of some
They are an important part of the dinner or any
Wespecialize in furnishing vou none but the vtry
best of selected meats.
We always have a variety of choice cuts from "hid,
you can make your selection. ,le will be pleased
to serve you.
MORTON & WILSON
Crntrjl M-okrl I'holte 60 Stiand Mjiln Plvt4
WEST ST. HELENS
Mr. and Mrs. Illllstein of Vernonla
are new residents of our city.
Mr. Georgo Stockwell Is Buffering
from an attack of mumps.
Lawrence Frazer and sister Gladys
visited friends at Coble Saturday and
Mrs. George and Mrs. Manso Cham
bers and families motored to Port
Work on Highway Houlevard Is
progressing rapidly to tho satlsfac
Hon of the entire community.
Friends of Perry Austin, formerly
of Houlton, will be worry to learn
that he is seriously III
Mrs. Chas. Smith and daughtei
Bernlce were Portland visitors this
Mrs. Lilly Perry of Portland,
visited with friends and relatives in
this community over Sunday.
That the May Day fete Is an as
sured success Is evident from the in
terest manifested by teachers and
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Illakosley
entertained at a dinner party Wed
nesday, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene 1. lakes
ley and son Ronald.
...MJohn wllBon ha purchased
the Oliver building of Mr. Wolf of
Aberdeen and will continue his busi
ness on an enlarged scale.
Mrs. A. Eastman and Mr. Frank
Robinson of Portlant mttored down
In Mr. Roblnson'B Pierco Arrow and
Sundayed with Mr. and Mrs. Chas
Remember the basket social at
the High School Auditorium tonight
Proceeds to pay the balance due on
the piano purchased by the paretn
teachors association for the McBrlde
State Club Organizer Maris orga
Our Large Stock Must
Dry Goods, Shoes, Mens'
and Boys' Clothing, Dress
Goods, Blankets, Quilts and
in fact most any article you
need in the Dry Goods and
We can save you money
on your purchases.
Custave O. Skuilo who died on
Thursday, March 4ih, l'jo, was born
In Germany December I! 4, m and
was 4 2 years und 2 months of ngn
at the time of his death. With his
parents he canto to America when
threo years of age, the, family set
tling In Indiana. When 7 yeurs of
ago, tho family cume West and set
tled near Scuppooso where he grew
Deceased leaves to inotiru hi log
his wife llenlm. his mother who re
sides In St. Helens; two brother
William of llaclielor Flat and Louis
of St. Helens, and flvo Bisters, Mrs
ti. Zelgler of St. Helens, Mrs. Hayule
of St. Louis, Mo., Mrs. N. Sherwood
of llaclielor Flat. Mrs. llunnlgsn of
Newborn, and Mrs. Cole of Portland
funeral services were conducted
from tho Free, Methodist church, 0
which ho was a member ami the' In.
torment was In the Scappooso ceme-
j ST. HELENS, .... ORECOKj
Max temp. 67 degrees on 2r,tlr
!"," 'i"r"" "d; mean niai
mp 47.0; mean in In t,p ;to. mean
monthly tump which u 0 H he-
low normal. H 0 5 inch, which Is
6.41 Inch below average. A Intro oi
now fell n 7th and 1 V i h . V, Z
ing wind NR. There were 7 ,!e,
C partly cloudy and C cloudy days
much fog prevailed up , "th
tel. Ions frosty. jlr11K ,,. '
of the month grass and winter grclns
egan to grow, however, nil g, w,n
Htopped during , ro,riJtitl, r" ,
month 0WK , u, r
I his has been the driest Ionian
1892 and ,h shortage if"",
Xlnce beginning of ,., ,1?'"
f mounts to 15.11 inches ' 1 19"''
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Do you remember
Do you remember
Well, he's coming
A thrilling story oi
the Rio Grande
TOO LATE TO CLASSIFY
To the Republican Voter, t)f (,.,
umhln County "
T. J. FMi-i'iN.
CATIIOIJO ( lIHtril
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N glit services ut 7T0 u
on the cry from tl, 3rfm"
my God, why i,,,, . .Mv i"d,
. wtty nast Ihou forwikou
velcomo. 6 "'ways very
Fridsy, March 12-
'The (Jrcai Kadium
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Saturday, March 13
A IhifgUr by
lYOM TIM SptaOdkl SMTI
PERCY HEATH f
Aitptx mm tim. "
'" FRANK PESPEgj
IP you lov. chlvalry-4l TM
beauty of chtricter-U yM I
Inspired by real romyte i
misted in the golden &nW
patted, be ture to ie FRJ
MAYO and EDITH ROBM"
In "LASCA," adapted Iron M
beautiful poem by V. Dt
YouH mend ona ol the mott W
able tveninga in month.
Sunday, March 14-
HYDE" ,y r
-li, fralurinu "ill
Monday, March 15
RICK tn "Out of the
Shallow."- t lltirlou
Tuatday, March 16--"THE
JUANITA," an ex
cellent VVeiter 11
drama featuring Beat
ri Mirhrlena and a
luiieral KW I
Topici of b P"j
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