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PACK KI * ill r
Edward Winstanlej returned thi j
week from Southern California ; . !
Arizona where he had been employed
ill the federal engineering service.
Trailing along with tin- short end
of the score for several innings the
Olympia Senators pounded the pill
all over the lot in tin sixth inning
of the game with Doty las' Sunday,
pushing five runs in that se*s 011, and
when the game was over sent the vis
itors home with the short end of a 7
to 5 score.
Suit for divorce 011 the ground of
incompatibility has been filed in the
local superior court by C. F. Nelson,
Who, besides owning a small farm
near Tumwater, conducts a soft drink
emporium in this city.
Mrs. William Taylor of Seattle
■pent a few days in Olympia this week
visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Mitchel Harris.
Justice of the Peace Walter Crosby
last Saturday performed the cere
mony uniting in marriage Herbert L.
Putnam and Louise Simmons of this
Making good a promise given at
the Mason county fair last fall, Mary
Adams, a Skokomish Indian and an
expert basket weaver, called at the
governor's office last Saturday and
presented him with a basket of her
own making.
Clarendon N. Callen and Alma
Goetsch, well known young people of
this city who were married Saturday
by Superior Judge John R. Mitchell,
will make their home in Everett.
County Clerk I. N. Holmes is in St.
Paul, Minn., attending a convention
of telegraphers.
Twenty members of the Olympia
Rifle club brushed out 300 yards of
the 600-yard range established by the
organization, at the top of the Mud
Bay hill on the Olympia-Shelton road,
and the pit was completed this week.
One target is to be constructed Im
mediately and it is believed the range,
which covers a part of the George
Kelley farm, will be ready for use in
a short time.
Mlm Emily Hicks, daughter of
gwln Hicks of Lacey, was married
Thursday morning in the chapel of
Bt. Martin's college, Lacey, to Clar
ence M. Boyle, sou of United States
Marshal J. H. Boyle of Tacoma, the
ceremony being performed by Fath
er Behastian and witnessed by rela
tives and immediate friends. The
young couple will make their home
tn Tacoma.
B. F. Jeffers of the Washington Ce
ment Stave Silo company, went to
Chehalia Wednesday to spend some
time in Lewis county, introducing
the Piayford cement stave silo to
termers of that district.
The fifth insane man to be incar
cerated in the local jail during May
VII brought to Olympia Wednesday
by Deputy SherifT Jack Oifford, who
Journeyed to Rainier to pick up L. D.
Acting on behalf of the Northern
Pacific railroad, O. H. Plummer,
western land agent, has aßked the
city council for permission to extend
the company's tracks in this city from
the Seventh street subway across Co
lumbia and Water streets to the bay.
The council will conduct a hearing
on the application at its next meet
A benefit tea for the White Shield
home at Tacoma. at which Dr. Fi
field of Tacoma will give an address,
will be given at the executive man
sion Friday afternoon by the Central
W C. T. U., with Mrs. Ernest Lister
as hostess.
By a recent ruling of the public
service commission, the old-fashioned
cable ferry, such as is encountered
most commonly along the Columbia
and Snake rivers, becomes a public
utility and subject to regulation as
Appoints Spokane Attorney.
Hance H. Cleland of Spokane has
been appointed assistant attorney
general by Attorney General Tanner,
to succeed John M. Wilson on June
1 when Mr. Wilson becomes a mem
ber of the industrial insurance com
mission. Mr. Cleland was deputy
prosecuting attorney of Spokane
county when appointed to the state
ofllee, and served a» representative in
the 1813 legislature.
Mrs. Gates Avery, Mrs. Jacob Gun
stone and H. C. Ellis represented
Pleasant Glade in the recent debate
with South Bay on "Preparedness,"
instead of those mistakenly m< n
j tiontd in j l ' ri ]'T published in las'
Wt• |' k S }S t U i.'.
li t- post-gri;' it.llr J-T Uti• llt - of tile
commercial departim !.! o: the I<•< .11
high school wen !11• ■: i >.»1111 \ • 1 ter
' t:. tied Tu< sdiij "V'-miiK by K K.
Thotna h'-ad of 11>»■ department.
Mr. liotic rr Kincaid, c■ t\ health
'offlri r and one of the old-time r< si
dents of the city, has been ill this
| week ami Mrs. Kincaid and son. Pro
fessor Trevor Kincaid of the Univer
sity of Washington, came 10 Olympia
Tuesday to be with him.
Postmaster James Doherty an
nounced this week that a branch post
office station would be established at
the Smokehouse June 1, for the ben
efit of the business district and West
side residents.
Thurston county received $2,870.48
of the May apportionment of state
school funds, out of the total of
Fifty-five patrons of the city water
who failed to pay their bills by the
20th were shut off from service Mon
day, and, though "hot under the col
lar" and saying so, most of them paid
up their bills and their services were
Mrs. Davison gave a birthday par
ty last Saturday in honor of the 13th
birthday of her daughter, Elizabeth,
20 young people of the neighborhood
being invited. They spent the after
noon playing games, refreshments of
cake and coffee being served.
H. A. Spencer, who is working in
Seattle, spent a few days at his home
here last week.
Mrs. John Thrust of Olympia vis
ited at the George Sleater home from
Saturday to Wednesday.
There was an aluminum demon
stration at the home of Mrs. Tom
Sleater Wednesday. It was well at
tended and interesting.
Mr. Olson, who recently traded his
place here for Tacoma property, and
family moved to Tacoma Wednesday.
The school plans to hold its picnic
at Priest Point park next Monday,
the last day of school, and Jacob
Gunstone will be on hand with the
Mrs. Ethel Smith and little daugh
ter of Tacoma are visiting her par-
I ents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Long.
Jacob Gunstone and R. B. Rowe
are each driving new Fords.
Mrs. John Rodgers and Mrs. J. R.
Robbins spent Sunday afternoon with
Mrs. Fred Michel.
Mrs. Bullard is spending a few
days in town with her brother, A. M.
Quite a number of Pleasant Glade
people went to Hogum beach last
Thursday and Friday after geoducks,
and the "birds" are reported to be
unusually plentiful this year.
• • • •
Mr. and Mrs. Wiggins of South
Union visited at Reward Dobbs' Fri
Stanley and Lois Madden, Dean
and Ethel Pickett, Charlie Ensign,
Mrs. Rose and Floyd and Francis
Hendrickson attended the eighth
grade graduating exercises at Lacey
last Saturday evening.
The eighth grade graduating exer
cises will be held at South Bay next
Monday evening, May 29. A short
program will be given by the class,
after which Mr. Thomason will give
a stereopticon lecture showing the
views of the play "Ben Hur." Ice
cream will be on sale after the en-
Know That
Your Bills
Are Paid.
Persons who do business with
a good bank know when their
bills are paid.
The loss of a receipt is not ma
terial when you have your can
celled check.
You like to do business with
sound reliable firms.
It is important that you do
business with a bank that has
proven its ability to handle all
financial problems.
This bank has made a success
of its business and helped hun
dreds to succeed in its career of
a quarter of a century.
That is why it is one of the
strongest bankß in Southwestern
[ Washington.
Open that account now at the
t«'rt;ii!inu-nt, the proceeds to go m
pa> Mr. riioniiison.
Mi*, ainl Mis. A. L. Hryning and
Mr:-, iJ ol ill •- attended a 7 o'clock
(limn r at Mr Jeffers' Friday o! last
w t t k.
Mr ami Mrs. Clarence Dibble
-1•• nt Thursday and Friday with Mrs.
Doris Dobbs.
Frain is 11' udi'icksoii accompanied
Miss Holmes to her home at Fnion
Mills Saturday and spent the da>
fishing and gathering water lilies.
The dance given by Reward Dobbs
and Clarence Dibble Saturday even
ing at Ihe hall was well attended
and all reported a pleasant evening.
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Hrvning,. Mr.
Hamilton and Miss Holmes autoed
to Tacoma Wednesday evening,
where they took supper, then visited
Point Defiance park and returned
home about 11 o'clock.
Mr. and Mrs. S. T. Madden spent
the evening at Mr. Picketts Saturday.
Francis Hendrickson spent Friday
night with Mrs. Kate Bryning.
Dean Pickett came home from Ta
coma Saturday and returned Sunday.
Grandma Adair spent the week
with her son. Henry Adair.
Marion Lewis, who has spent the
winter at Mr. (Jibson's, has been giv
en a permanent home by Mr. Kistler.
Mrs. W. B. Taylor spent Tuesday
afternoon at Mrs. S. T. Madden's.
Mr. and Mrs. Gibson and Miss
Holmes took dinner Thursday at 0.
A. Rose's.
The school is planning a picnic
next Monday, the last day of school.
Mrs. Hannaford is reported on the
sick list at present.
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffers visited A. L.
Bryning's Thursday.
• • • •
The dance given Saturday night by
the Mud Bay baseball boys was a
success financially and socially.
The Misses Lillian Spinner of Gate
and Edith Johnson of Tumwater were
Sunday guests of the Misses Ethel
and Mabel Wages. They also at
tended the dance in McLane hall.
Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Campbell and
Walter Campbell of Tacoma were
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Ahearn. They came over to attend
the dance given by the baseball boys.
Mr. and Mrs. John Austin, Mr. Ed
Twohy and Miss Margaret McLane
were Sunday callers at the Ahearn
Seven members from McLane
Grange attended the Pomona at
Skookumchuck last week.
Miss Charlotte Rogers of Olympia
visited Sunday with Mr. and Mrs.
The McLane school, which has
been so ably taught by Mr. C. R.
Carr, will close its doors Friday for
the summer vacation. Mr. Carr and
family will move to their home near
South Bay for the summer.
Mr. Bozarth from Pairview attend
ed the dance Saturday night in the
McLane Grange hall.
• • • •
The Ladies' Sewing Circle met
with Mrs. O. I. Evans last Thursday.
Miss Kate Cary returned from a
trip to Tacoma last week.
The eighth grade- pupils of the
Puget school took the examinations
the 18th and 19th, all pronouncing
them "easy."
Mrs. George Gartley returned re
cently from a visit with friends in
Mrs. F. E. Bullard and Mr. Luebbe
went to Olympia Tuesday.
Mrs. Ellsworth of Olympia is mak
ing a visit at the home of Mr. and
Mrs. S. Y. Bennett.
Miss Edna Chambers spent last
Thursday and Friday at the Swayne
Mrs. Prederickson made a busi
ness trip to Tacoma last week,
Mr. and Mrs. O. R. Swayne are the
proud parents of a 12-pound baby
Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Arnold made
a trip to Olympia Saturday.
Edith Shull called at the Sunny
Beach Farm recently.
Mary Bennett spent Saturday and
Sunday of last week in Olympia.
All the farmers are busy planting
garden these days.
Harry Larsen and Harve Chaubers
spent one day last week in Olympia.
• • • •
The dance given for the benefit of
the Mud Bay baseball club was a
streat success. A large and happy
crowd attended.
Mrs. C. C. Aspinwall returned from
Seattle Thursday after a brief visit
with relatives there.
The silos have been delivered to
the farmers who ordered them and
will be erected soon.
School will close Friday.
Mnd Bay lost the second game of
the season to Poverty Hill of Olym
A barn raising bee will be held at
the Starr ranch Sunday, after which
there will be a lawn picnic.
We have just opened a big shipment of nifty dresses for the Juniors, Misses and Ladies
in Voiles, Organdies and Nets. These Gowns are suitable for Graduation purposes and are
extremely high grade and very low priced.
You will like them.
All the New Sailor Effects in Black and White Hemp, and Milan Hemp Shapes.
While they last, $1.48 and $1.98.
Also a few in Color Combinations —Green, Navy Blue and White, etc.
They are selling—don't miss this bargain. \
Ladies' Home fTJI 11 J J If J ' Pictorial
ZL J lie Mottman Mercantile
Olympiads Shoe Hippodrome
•m ..
Women's 9-inch Gray and White Combination, Lace or Button Shoes $6.00
Women's 9-inch Brown and White Combination, Lace or Button Shoes $6.00
Women's 9-inch All White Shoes, Lace or Button $6.00
White Satin Pumps for High School Graduates at $2.60
Misses' and Children's Novelties at $1.50 to $3.00
A most complete line of staple shoes in sizes to fit all members of the family at prices
within reach of every purchaser.
Bulletin No. 1
A Mistake in the Policy of
the Bethlehem Steel Company
To the People:
The Senate of the United States has passed a hill to spend $11,000,000 of the People's money to build
a government armor plant. The measure is now before the House of Representatives.
It is said that manufacturers of armor have "gouged" the country in the past, and that a government
plant is necessary to secure armor more cheaply.
The mistake of the Bethlehem Steel Company has been that it has kept quiet
We have allowed irresponsible assertions to be made for so long without denial, that many people now
believe them to be proven facts.
We shall make the mistake of silence no longer. «
Henceforth we shall pursue a policy of publicity. Misinformation will not be permitted to go uncor
It is and has been the policy of our Company to deal with the American Government fairly and
squarely. J
We shall henceforth place the details of our relations with the Government before the American
The United States has for twenty years obtained the highest grade of armor and has paid a lower
price for it than has any other great naval power.
Flfnir«i officially compiled for the Senate Committee on Maval iffain
under conditions prevailing J tint before the European War, the chief naval A" D# ®s ,fcow <kit
Ins (kne prior* for armon ' of the world were P»7-
Englanri, *503 per ton; France, «4fl0; Germany, 9400; Japan, #100; UNITED STATES, $428.
A government plant cannot make armor any cheaper than we can do it • and
We are prepared to manufacture armor at any price which the Government itself shall nam. as fair
,1100#00# or THE rzoTl * a
CHAS. M. SCHWAB, Chairman
EUGENE O. GRACE, PRESIDENT Bethlehem Steel Company.

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