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PINOCLE GAME STARTS MUSIC
♦** + ❖❖❖•> roKEK KNTERS MKNK ❖*****❖❖•
GOLDENROTH GETS EXTRADITION
When Messrs Goldenroth, Fis
herg, Beyer aid Hendlesman sat
down tor a ouiet game of pinocle
in tha home of Mr. Goldenroth at
Modesto, Cal., a few weeks ago, little
did they dream that as a result
thereof extradition of Goldenroth
from Washington to California
would be sought and granted.
But such was the case, Governor
liOttis F. Hart today honoring the
extradition requisition of the gov
ernor of California for the return
of Goldenroth to Modesto to fact a
charge of drawing a bank check
with Intent to defraud.
Ooldenroth's story of what oc
cared. as related at the extradition
hearing ,is in substance that the four
gentlemen playing pinocle, at the
•uggestion of Hendlesman, changed
the game to poker. Goldenroth was
the only one with any money, he
having sls. The others played on
SIXTY YEARS AGO
What the people of the Northwest.
read in the Washington Standard
of Saturday morning, Sepi. 21, 1801
Mr. I. I. Stevens had not obtaine-l
the command of a regiment at last j
•counts. It was reported that he had |
been tendered the comand of the 79th !
regiment of Highlanders, but that!
body claimed the privilege of elect
lag their commander.
The Mountaineer of the 16th ins*. I
states that it s the intention of the
military authorities o call on
Whieaker for a company of dragoons
to be mustered into the service of the ,
U. 8. tor duty on the frontier.
"John C. Heenan challenges the
"best man in England" to fight for a (
prise of 2,000 pounds and the cham- ,
ftonship.
B. P. Kendall, Esq., the newly ap- ,
printed superintendent of Indian ar- .
dfera for this territory, arrived here
TOifay evening.
100 Coalman, Esq., has qualified as j
receiver. His office is in the building (
IwaWy occupied by the Kendall ,
ico.'s store.
I Tbe surveyor-egeneral's office has
fMS removed to the Barnes building,
aw door south of the Standard office.
/ Married—At Olympta, on Sunday,
'itth So*., by Rev, B. C. Lippincot
Mr. Poterfield Tarpin to M'ss Eunice
If, Ramed. .We acknowledge tbe
«iepW*eets of the happy ooup)e, and
thesesempaaying earnest in the shape
of a'ftfesroas supply of wine.
Wilopah, w. T., OB Tues
jW, tr& Sept., by Solomon Dodge. J.
mm. John T. Woodward to Miss ;
AmstteSoule.
of Prayer—ln another column
the proclamation of the
pmMmtt appointing the last Thurs-
S , 4|tS*%:sWth.a. day of
K. testing and prayer." We hope
ftbut that the call will meet with
tfStaeral observance. A meetinfi ot
■p dettoatnations wil be held at ll
aaiutj ml the M. meharch. Rev.
wlU conduct the services.
> liuphir of the loading financiers,
IQ&am* the president* of some of
the New York banks, now In Wash
ington urged the president tor cer
tain changes In conducting the
The remains of Oen. Lyon, recently
ttbfl in tho battle of Little Missouri. ]
arrived in Now York at 1 p. m., Au
gwt 21st, escorted by a guard of
hon&fte tbe elty hall.
i;, 111 i i l . i
•ffilife
tsad lu(d he. the Washington Stan
dard of Friday evening, (Sept. SB,
Miss.
Oottfeldt ft Bennet laundered their
bow fishing sloop last night. It is 38
feet long and 11 ft 8 In. wide.
Rev. R. H. Massey of Tumwater is
moving his household effects to La
Prigmore & Sears p 52 E
' Kodak Agency
for Olympia EgflH
and Kodak
Supplies
Let us do your Developing and Finishing work Satisfaction
guaranteed.
We also do Enlarging. Big pictures from small negatives.
Prices right, and no long waits, Films left at our store by 9
in the morning are out at 5 o'clock same day.
Mail, Telegraph, Long Distance Phone Orders Given Most
Careful and Prompt Attention We Pay Postage.
their credit. When the game ended
Goldenroth
ing divided among the other three
players. After considerable argu
ment it was decided that Hendles
man, who Lad the sls cash which
iGoldenroth had possessed when the
game began, should take Golden
roth's check for SSO, returning the
cash, as Geldenroth had to go to
San Francisco on an early morning
train.
Hendlesman went to the bank
some time later to cash Golden
roth's check and discovered that the
check had been dated two weeks
ahead. After waiting the two weeks
he presented the check again and
found that Goldenroth had stopped
payment, closed his account at the
bank and moved to Tacoma.
Goldenroth was arrested in Tac
oma last week and extradition pro
ceedings started.
Conner, his new field of ministerial
duty. (<! 4
It is said that Mr. Craven, the ro
-1 publican speaker at the rally Friday
'night, nearly fainted at the unexpect
ed applause when he incidentally
j mentioned the name of Bryan. Alt
| the other speakers carefully kept oil
.the "danger ground" after that ex
j perience.
The Bucoda Index has evidently
j found a purchaser at the very small
! price asked for its "influence," for it
now flies the republican state and
' county tickets and It lauds the gold
.bug nominees.
Capt. Hatch and family have re
turned from their visit to New York,
| accompanied by Miss Trowbridge, of
that city, who will remain several
weeks on a visit.
The three allied conventions o\
democrats, populists and sliver re
publicans met In this city Tuesday
and nominated the following county
ticket: For senator, T. J. Miller; for
representatives, Dr. David Mitchell,
J. C. Conine; superior judge, C. H.
Ayer; attorney, John R. Mitchell;
}sheriff, C. A. Billings; treasurer, Rob
jert Frost; assessor, O. D. Sullivan;
auditor, Robt. Graham; clerk, Arthur
Callow; county commissioners, Jas.
Brewer, John N. Yantis; county su
perintendent, B. W. Brtntnall; sur
veyor, J. C. McFadden; coroner, Benj.
Harned.
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Otis entertained
Saturday at their summer cabin in
Wildwod park with an enjoyable in
formal evening. Five hundred was
played during the evening, w th *
ors being won by Mrs. Harry Allen.
Following cards, dancing and refresh
ments were enjoyed. Those present
were Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Bowen, Mr.
and Mrs. Joseph Reder, Mr. and Mrs.
John Barnes, Mr. and Mrs. Harry
Allen, Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Torkleson,
Mr. aad Mrs, R._li. Leupke, Mr. and
Mrs. Frank Kenney, Mr. and Mrs. W.
H. Burntrager, Mr. and Mrs. Fred
Crook ot Montesano, Mr. and Mrs.
G,uy Rathbun, Mr. and Mrs. Charles
Collins, and Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Otis.
v v-, , ,
Plans bare been completed (or the
annual homecoming celebration o!
the Pythian lodge, to be held at the
Pythian hall, Columbia and Fourth,
Thursday evening at 8 o'clock. A.
W. Tyler wll give the address of wel
come. During the evening the lodge
, orchestra will furnish music. Fol
lowing the program dancing will be
enjoyed. The Pythian Quartet, con
sisting of A. M. Kttto, E. B. Stookey,
• Robert Elwell and Carl Nommensen.
' will sing. John Barnes Is in charge
, of the affair and a committee from
the Pythian Sisters, composed of Mr.4.
' E. V. Kuykendall, Mrs. Ed Jones and
Mrs. Fred Cook, will have charge ot
the refreshments. The Altruistic
i club will have charge of the decora
i tions.
THE WASHINGTON STANDARD, OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 1921
STAGE OPERATORS
MUST BE CITIZENS
AND LAW ABIDING
Declares Director Kuyken
dall Following Two
Rejections.
Applicants for certificates of pub
lic convenience and necessity to op
perate passenger and freight stages
over the highways of the state will
be required to show themselves law
abiding citizens and careful drivers
if their applications are to be grant
ed, E. V. Kuyknedall, director of the
department of public works, said to
day, following the promulgation of
orders denying two such applications
in which questions of character of
the applicants were involved.
j "Furthermore" said Director Kuy
. Kendall, "after a certificate is issued,
if the complaint is made to the de
partment that any stage operator is
violating the law, not only the high
way law or the rules of this depart
ment, but any law, and such charges
are found to be true, that operator
will have his certificate revoked. The
law giving this department such
power is very clear.
The applications denied by the de
partment in which questions of char
acter of the applicants were involved
were those of August Horch, Jr., for
a line from Walla Walla to Pendle
ton, Oregon, and of Gus Poligos to
operate between Aberdeen and Ho
quiam.
Joseph McGee and T W. Dickin
son were granted a xertlflcate to
operate passenger stages between
Sumner and Seattle. Shield Bro
thers were granted a certificate to
operate between Puyallup and North
Puyallup and Seattle, but will not
be permitted to pick up passengers
in Sumner nor along the highway
between Sumner and Seattle. Mc-
Gee & Dickinson were shown to
have been operating prior to January
15, 1921, whereas Shield Brothers
entered the field later.
Must File Tariffs
Navigation companies operating
on Puget Sound north of Seattle to
Bellingham, and points on the
straights and the San Juan Islands
were ordered by the department to
file tariffs naming reductions In the
rates from 10 to 16 per cent below
their present tariffs, both for passen
gers and freight.
The North Pacific Public Service
Company was authorised to Increase
the rates charged for water at Port
Angeles. The finding of the depart
ment show that the conpany has not
been making a fair return on Its In*
vestment In that In 1920 it earned
only $2,308.20, or .962 per cent on a
valuation of |240,000, whereas It Is
entitled* to earn at least 2.73 per
cent or* $6,518.15.
The department entered an order
of further suspension of the pro
posed Increase of water rates of the
Washougal Water company, for 60
days, the department having been
unable to complete Its Investigation
during the original 90 day suspen
sion ordered July 22.
Gasoline sale* In the state of
Washington for August totalled
close-to 10,000,000 gallons, reports
from dealers to the department of
licenses, under the one-cent per gal
lon tax law show. The Increase over
July sales was 1,182,368 gallons.
One or two small stations are yet to
be heard from but sales of these
will not lcrease the total more vhan
a few hundred gallons.
The total remitted to, the state
treasurer from gasoline taxes for the
month is $98,105.61 aB against $86,-
281.93 for July. Both figures run
considerably over the original esti
mate of returns from the tax.
The reports by companies for Aug
ust are as follows:
Standard Oil Company, 6,989,645
gallons, tax $69,896.45; Shell Com
pany of California, 762,217 gallons,
tax $7,622.17; Union Oil Company
of California, 1,719,304 gallons, tax
$17,193.04; Quality OH Company,
Yakima 74,150 gallons, tax $741.50;
Cascade Oil & Gas Company, Wenat
chee, 62,134 galons, tax $621.34;
Pure Oil Company, Spokane, 72,703
gallons, tax $727.03; True's Oil Co.,
Spokane, 52,835 gallons, tax $528,-
35; Samuel Loney & Company, of
Walla Walla, 49.627 gallons, tax
$496.27; General Petroleum Cor
poration, 11,467 gallons, tax $114.-
67: Williams Store, Ilwaco, 6,923
gallons, tax $69.23; H. C. Newland,
Metaline Falls, 4,795 gallons, tax
$47.95; Strahaul & Company, Long
Beach, 1,267 gallons, tax $12.67;
Doupe Brothers, Ilwaco, 1,253 gal
lons, tax $12.53; Theo Jacobson &
Son, Long Beach, 1,090 gallon,s tax
$10.90; Long Beach Garage, 821
gallons, tax $8.21; Russell's Grocery
Ocean Park, 330 gallons, tax $3.30.
GOVERNOR APPOINTS
PROBE COMMITTEE
STATE HOSPITALS
Asks Frank Report of Con
ditions and Criticism
of Abuses.
SEEKS FOUNDATION
UNVERIFIED RUMORS
First Meeting of Commit ten for
Organization Expected Witliin
Few Days In Seattle.
That if there is any truth in the
rumors circulating about the state
concerning conditions in the insane
hospitals at Sedro-Woolley and at
Stellacoom. Governor Louis F. Hart
I
desires to know it, was made plain
today by his appointment of nine
men and women, all well known to
the people of the state, who will
form a committee to make an inves
tigation at the two institutions. Gov
ernor Hart placed no restrictions of
any kind on the committee and gave
them sufficient power to gather any
information that they might desire,
after which he asks a frank report
of conditions, together with criti
cism of any abuses, irregularities,
of lack care or attention, in Grder
that the same man be corrected. The
committee named by the governor
today Is composed of the following
members:
George E. Gage, Bellingham; Rob
ert Hesketh, Seattle; Mrs. John P.
Weyerhaeuser, Tacoma; Rev. W. A.
Major, Seattle; Harry McCormack,
Tacoma; Mrs. A. E. Larson, Yakima;
Right Rev. E. J. O'Dea, Seattle; Mrs.
John H. Powell, Seattle, and E. D.
Colvin, Seattle.
Governor Issues Letter.
In his letter to the members of
the committee Governor Hart said:
"There have been many rumors
and unsupported stories circulating
throughout the state concerning con
ditions at the Northern Hospital for
the Insane at Sedro-Wooll6y and the
Western Washington Hospital at
Fort Stellacoom. I am unable to
get verification of thesn stories, and
in the very nature c-f th ings it would
be Impossible for me to verify them
by personal investigation.
"Conditions are reported to be
such as to demand early and force
ful action and I ought to know and
the public are entitled to know if
these rumors are true. If the stories
are based on fact the governor ought
to know it in order that prompt
action might be taken to correct the
abuses. If they are not true, that
fact ought to be published from a
committee of unquestioned integrity
and veracity that the public mind
might be put to rest.
Desires Early Visit
"It Is my desire that this commit
tee arrange at the earliest possible
date for a visit to the Northern Hos
pital, without notice to the superin
tendent or anyone else In authority
as to the date of their visit, and
make a thorough investigation of
conditions at the institution, and of
the care, attenion and food given
he wards. This letter will authorize
the committee herein named, to ad
mittance to any part of the grounds
or buildings, and to converse pub
licly or privately by Interrogation
lor otherwise with any of the state's
I wards, as well as any of the em
ployes, including the superintendent.
"When the investigation is com
pleted, I want a frank report of con
ditions at the institution, together
with a criticism of any abuses, ir
regularities, or lack of care or atten
tion. that the same may be promptly
corrected. After which I would like
a similar investigation at the West
ern Washington Hospital."
The date of the first meeting of
the committee for organization pur
poses was net definitely fixed but it
will probably be held in Seattle with
in the next few days.
Governor Hart, when asked in
what way the committee would be
expected to proceed, replied that
they would select their own chair
man and proceed in any manner they
thought best.
"I am very desirous," the gov
ernor said," of having the coopera
tion in this matter of the relatives
of inmates confined in the institu
tions, or anyone who may know of
any condiions which they do not
'think are proper, and the names of
'the committee are being given to the
public at this time in order that in
-1 terested parties may communicate
'any information at their command
to members of the committee.
RETURN TO YAKIMA
Mr. and Mrs. John Lasher an-l
children returned yesterday to their
home in Yakima, following a visit
here with Mr. Lasher's brother and
sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William
Lasher, of Water street
Trousers for Women?
.;. .;. .;. MINISTER QUOTES SCRIPTURE* ❖+ + +♦♦
Others Have Differen
When Attorney General L. L.
Thompson advised W. J. Hillyer. the
town marshal of Zllah, that there
was nothing in the law to prevent
women wearing trousers if they so
desired, he started something. The
Seatte Post-Intelligencer, aiming to
test the public opinion, sent an in
terviewer out to talk with prominent
Seattle people about it. The results
are set forth in the Seattle paper to
day in the following:
Whistling girls and crowing liens
alike conic to some bad ends.—Tlie
Ancient Saw. »
Sharply divided is Seattle opinion
on the matter of trousers for women.
A number of leading citizens take
the broad middle way and are cau
tious at denying woman the right
assigned her by State Attorney Gen-
L. L. Thompson to wear trousers If
she pleases, although deploring the
tendency slightly. Others align
themselves with the Rev. P. A. Klein,
Dunlay Baptist church, who believes
that Scripture forbids the practice
and condemns to future punishment
those who observe It.
Sumner's folkways, a textbook on
morals and customs, considered a
classic in many colleges, concedes a
certain relation between morals and
dress, but says in effect that time
destroys this relationship. A promi
nent Seattle physician based his
opinions on trousers for women upon
Sumner.
Either More or Less.
"Immodesty" said he, "immodesty
in dress consists in weutag either
more or less clothing
in the particular country and ftt. the
particular time the wearer makes
his appearance. For example, Be
douin women appear In public in
so many blankets that they appear
like moving vans. If such a woman
takes off a single layer of her blan
kets and still wears seven layers, she
is considered highly Immodest.
"Quaker women wear kerchiefs.
For a Quaker maid to appear with
out her kerchief 1s as Indecent as the
appearance of a French woman in
bathing suit on the public drive.
"Too much clothing is exactly as
immodest as too little clothing ii
custom in the particular place and
time demands a few clothes. Mis
sionaries in Borneo found a highly
moral tribe of natives who wore al
most no clothing. The missionaries
insisted upon trousers for the men
and petticoats for the women and
overnight the tribe became so thor
oughly Immoral that trousers and
petticoats bad to be taken away.
"The point is," said the physician
"that all these matters of dress are
matters of custom and opinion. I
dare say that the appearance of a
woman In khaki breeches on Sec
ond avenue thirty years ago would
have stopped traffic and called out
the police reserves. Today, little Is
thought of such an appearance. My
own view Is that such dress Is com
fortable ana hygienic and that the
women will wear them at all times
sooner or later and that the world
won't be a bit the worse".
Mrs. Everett Smith, president of
the Young Women's Christian As
sociation, said she "mildly deplored"
tendencies among women to discard
feminine attire for masculine habili
ments.
"Perhaps I am old fashioned,"
said she, "but I beleive in womanli
ness and breaches are hardly wom
anly. I can't say I think that the
question is one of morals I am rather
one of femininity and I am mildly
opposed to this tendency."
Mrs. Smith said that the question
has been talked of among Y. W. C.
A. officials but that the association
had no rule on the subject.
Mrs. C. H. Oren, general secre
tary of the Y. W. C. A., was cautious
in expression of opinion on the mat
ter.
"Ye," she said, ,"I believe the
girls in summer camp on Bainbridge
Island wore bloomers but, although
there was no rule against it, it was
rather understood that they should
not appear on the dock dressed so.
The association has left the matter
to the individual."
"I wouldn't wear them myself,"
said Mrs. Walter C. Beals, former
justice of the peace and prominert
club woman. "I wouldn't wear
trousers myself but I can't believe
that the woman who does will be
denied salvation. I think that
trousers are not beautiful and really
I should say rather than constitut
ing a lure they are more unallurlng
than skirts. I don't think it is a
matter of morality at all. 1 play
tennis and golf and I find no need
for trousers, but if women think
they are more comfortable so drlssed
I shan't blame them. It does seem
to me, though, that about one-half
of life is looking as well as it can and
trousers, I think, make women ap
pear less pretty."
The Rev. Klein based his objec
tions upon a verse in Deuteronomy
in which women who wear that
which "pertaineth to a man," are
declared " an abomination unto the
Lord."
'Let 'em forget Deuteronomy,'»
declared the Rev. Chauncy J. Haw
kins, pastor of Plymouth Congrega
tional Church. "Let 'em forget and
wear trousers if they want to. No
harm in it, whatever."
"It won't influence the salvation
of a woman," decided the Rev. M.
A. Matthews, pastor of the First
Presbyterian Church. "I think the
matter is not one of morals but one
of propriety. It is possible that
women should not wear trousers but
I don't think that women who do
wear them are lacking In character
or morals and I am sure they will
not be damned for so doing."
So, there are many men (and
women) and many minds on the
subject of what a woman should
wear and what she can't wear with
out sacrificing her chances of bliss
In a life to come. What think you?
ENTERTAINED IN SEATTLE
Mr. and Mrs. Percy Thomas and
son Mack reurned yeserday from Se-
attle, where they spent several days
as guests of Mr. and Mrs. D. W. Hen
derson. Saturday evening Mr. and
Mrs. John Mc. Porter entertained for
|'he Thomas' at their home with a
bridge yarty at which Mrs. Thomas
; won high score. Sunday afternoon
Mr. and Mrs. Henderson entertained
iat dinner for Mr. and Mrs. Thomaa.
j Covers were laid for 15 guests.
•S*
'ORGANIZER GOES ,
|TO GRAYS HARBOR
< Miss Isabel McCrae, organizer for
.the Lady Maccabees. spent the week
-1 end here visiting her sister and broth
er-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William
: Bailey. Miss McCrae will leave to
day for Aberdeen on lodge work.
Mrs. Chauncey Beach of Enumclaw,
formerly of this city, also spent the
i week-end at the Bailey home, return
ing to her home Sunday evening.
♦ ♦ ♦
ELECTED DELEGATE
TO COUNCIL.
Miss Edna Cagwln, president of th«
Busines and Professional Women's
: club and Mrs. Maude Cameron were
| elected delegates at a special meeting:
held last night in the club rooms, to
; represent the business and profession
al women of the city in the Inter-Club
{council. Th's council is composed of
| two members from the Chamber of
! Commerce, Klwanis, Rotary cluba and
i Business and Professional Women's
clubs. At the meeting last evening
{the club voted to bold a dance Hal
! lowe'en. The affair will be in charge
of the finance committee.
* • •
i OLYMPIA MAN WEDS
| Announcements of the marriage of
' Herbert Haywood, formerly of Olym
! pla, now of Portland, to Miss Bernetta
Sheasgreen of Seattle have been re
ceived in this city. The marriage ec
curred In Seaside and the young
couple will make their homala Portr
j land. Mr. Haywood Is well known
here, having Attended school. In Olym
pla, later going to the Oregon Agri
cultural college.
* ♦ ♦
' Ed Benn of Aberdeen,' TJnlte<l
States (Jtstrlet marshal, spent yester
day in the city on business.
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE
State of Washington, In and for
Thurston County. In Probate.
In the Matter of the Estate of John
Aten. deceased. No. 2635.
Notice of Settlement of FUiit Arcnnnt
Notice Is hereby Klven. That Miss J.
Muncy, the administratrix of the estate
of John Aten, deceased. has renderea
and presented for settlement to, an<i
filed In the Superior Court of said county
and state her account as such adminis
tratrix; and that Monday, the J4th day
of October, A. D. 1921. at 10 o clock A.
M., at the court room of our said Supe
rior Court, In the City of Olympla, in
said county, has been duly appointed hj
our said Superior Court for the settle
ment "f the final acount at which time
and place any person Ineresed in sai'i
estate may appear and file his ecepttpna
In writing to the said administratrix »
acount and contest the same.
WltnesH, the lion John M. Wilson.
1 Jii(lk:<! of the Haid Superior Court, ana
the seal of said Court affixed this 22na
day of September, A. D. 1921.
(Seal) PAUL PAULK.
Deputy County Clerk and Clerk of said
Superior Court.
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THB
Stat.' of WashinKton, for Thurston
County. In Probate.
In the Matter of the Estate of Augusta
l' Helter, deceased. No. 2i24.
Notice t» Creditor# to File Cl«!*■
Notice Is hereby given. That letters
testamentary on the estate or AW' *
H. Setter, deceased, were granted to the
undersigned on he 20th day of Septem
ber. 1921, by the said Superior Court.
All persons having claims against
said estate are required to serve the
•With the necessary vouchers upon "'
at my address, 2510 14th Ave. South.
Tacomn. Washington, or .upon my k""'
neys, Messrs. Troy ft Vq
thelr offices, rooms 204-207 Olympia * -
tlonal Bank Bidg., Oylmpla, Washing
ton, within six months after t he ,*'" l te t £;
the first publication notlc< e - .
wit, within six months after the 2
day of September, 1921, and file tne
same with the clerk of this Court
aether with proof of such service.
th |) y at ß er^ be o, f v 0 mp V |a r this 24tn
flay of Septemher^mi. H MASBE v
AdmlnUratr*.
J Published Sept. 23, 30, Oct. 1, I*. 19Zl -

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