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Roads Into Kend ick KENDRICK GAZETTE Subscription Price $1.50 In Advance VOLUME 31. KENDRICK. LATAH COUNTY. IDAHO. FRIDAY. FEBRUARY 11. 1921 NUMBER b Over The County Troy News: Last Tuesday evening George Rouse'Went from his oarn to his house and secured his milk bucket to go and pail the bossie. George stepped on the linoleum on the kitchen floor with wet shoes and no sooner done than his teet took the position in the air where his bead had been and he fell across a chair. He got up, naturally, and went on to the barn to finish his evening work, but when he went to stoop over he met with a sudden pain and heard some bones that sounded like they were passing one another. He went to the house and called a phvsician and it was soon learned that he had broken two ribs. Deary Press: The lyceum commit tee has contracted with the Ellison White bureau for next winter's ly ceum course. This time they took five big numbers constituting one >of the bureau's best circuits. The lecturer will be Strongheart, a full blooded Indian, whose eloquence is stirring the country fiom center to circumference. The musical and dramtaic numbers are of the best. The people may confidently look for ward to a series of fine entertain ments this winter. Announcement has been made by Miss Ethel Redfield, state superin tendent of public instruction, of the amount of state school money due the several counties of the state. Latah county's share for this year is $10,987.96. The apportiont ment is made according to the num ber of children of school age in each county. The money is derived from interest from investments of the school endowment fund. - Genesee News. Banker Sells His Wheat Despairing of wheat prices ad vancing and fearing a further de cline, H. Melgard, president of the First Trust & Savings Bank of Mos cow, sold his wheat Tuesday, for about $1.20. Mr. Melgard has been studying conditions both here and abroad and came to the conclusion that the price is more likely to de cline than to advance, and disposed of his share of the grain raised on his farm lands.—Star-Mirror. Southwick Items Protracted meetings began at the U. B. church Sunday evening. Hiram Alber, Julius Hoppe, Link Tabor, George Baker and John Mab ry went on a fishing trip lately and succeeded in catching two big fish about 6 inches long. John Stalnaker also took himself to the river recently, but his wife tells us he would have been ahead in the number of fish secured if he had purchased a can of sardines at the store. Mrs. Calvert has been in Juiiaetta visiting friends and relatives. Mr. and Mrs. Rollin Kirk and little son and Claud Baker left here for Kansas last Monday. A very good program and pie social was given at the Golden Rule school, February 4th, the proceeds derived there from will go to pur chase an organ. The amount rais ed was $28.85. Miss Stella McClel land and patrons of the school have every reason to feel proud of the children for exceliçnt work and spirit. Miss Thane and Lee McFadden of Cream ridge were over for the pie social, Friday evening. Mr. and Mrs. John McFadden and sons, James and Foster, of Cre^m ridge attended church here Sur .ay evening. Miss Lottie Wright is recovering .from her illness of pneumonia. Mrs. Cook, Mrs. Ben McCoy's sister is here for a visit. Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Russell and children have been visiting friends and relatives on Cream ridge. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Smith of Le land came up for a visit with rela tives, Saturday evening, and return ed home Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Faris and daughter, Frances, visited with the Winters family, Sunday. H. S. Play a Success The play, "Brown Eyed Betty", put on by twelve of the high school students last Friday evening, was a great success. The young folks en tered into the spirit of the three act comedy in a most highly pleasing manner. While all of the parts were well carried out, there were several characters exceptionally well handled. Miss Hood deserves the credit of training the young people, instead of Miss Little as stated in last week's paper. She has had consider able experience in this line of work and the success of the play is large ly due to her efforts. Approximately $65 was netted from the receipts at the door, which is almost enough to pay for the new gymnasium floor. The price of 35 and 50 cents proved popular and a large crowd attended the entertain ment. • Wheat Grower* to Meet Several meetings will be held in this community by members of the Washington-Idaho Wheat Growers Association, to organize this corner of the county. It is planned to thoroughly organize Latah county and the meetings are being held with this object in view. Officers of the Association state that they will.have over 50 per cent of the wheat in the Inland Empire signed up before next iiarvest. The first meeting will be held in the City Hall in Kendrick, to morrow, Saturday, at 1 o'clock, and on American ridge at the school house the same evening at 7:30. On February 14, Monday, there will be a meeting on Texas ridge in the evening at 7:30. The meeting on Little Bear ridge will be on the following day, Tuesday, February 15 at 7:30 p. m. Big Bear ridge will hold a meeting on Wednesday, February 16 at 7:30 p. m. Meetings will also be held at Leland and Southwick, February 18 and 19 respectively. All wheat growers are invited to attend these meetings. Prominent speakers of the Association will be present. present. Big Bear Ridge Miss Georgianne Suppiger spent the week end at her home in Mos cow. Mrs. H. Ü. Field and son, Lief, of Moscow, and Mrs. L. Bronson of Chicago, Illinois, were week end visitors at the A. Hooker home. Mr. and Mrs. Halvor Lien spent Saturday and Sunday at the H. Dahlberg home in Deary. The Christian Endeavor topic for Sunday evening, February 13th, will be: "Thy Kingdom Come. In My Home". Matt. 6 : 7-15. Percy Ware, leader. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Black and son, Clifford, of Moscuw, were visitors at the N. E. Ware and A. Hooker homes the first of the week. R. W. Bigham of Troy spent Wed nesday with friends here. Dance Met Obstacles F'or a while last Friday it began to look as though the American Legion dance would have to be call ed off. At three o'clock in the afternoon word was received that lights'would be turned off at mid night for repairs. This difficulty was surmounted by Schupfer & Deo iiald who connected the Fraternal Temple wires to storage batteries in the garage. At 3:30 a call came from Arrow Junction saying that the Orchestra was stuck in the mud jn their car and couldn't get here. However, the A. L. boys had transportation facilities ready in a short time| and at the appointed hour the dance was in full swing. The next dance will be held on Friday, February 18. A. G. Wilson, clerk of the Pine clerk school Board received notice that Florence Bradshaw passed the 8 th grade examination held recent ly, with an average of 95, which is an exceptionally good grade. □ Runnmg the Gauntlet WILLIAM! have you oor youR RUWER* ON ? wilua* , DONT LE/WÊ PONT «Reer Put youR pur youR guWERi ON WIU.IAM PONT LE/WI THE HOUSE uirTHrtVXT 'f-M HAVE VOU P ypoR Rugaea* Otf, WILLIAM? / I HEfe Koepp's Enteitain at "500" Last Saturday evening the Her man Keopp home near Leland was the scene of a most enjoyable card party. There were filtv-four pres ent and eight tables were devoted to progressive "500". After an in teresting "session" with the cards Mr. and Mrs. August Wegner were decided the victors and presented with the prize. John Vincent and G. Hogrefe had their feelings some what appeased by receiving conso lation prizes. Mrs. Keopp is famous all over the Potlatch for her splendid dinners and the lunch served on this particu lar occasion was no exception to her past achievements. It is needless to say that the refreshments were greatly enjoyed. Miss Woller of St. Paul, Earl F. White of Lewiston and E. L. Sel lards of Stites were the only guests present, outside ot the Leiand com munity. Fined For Killing Deer Deputy State Game W'arden L. E. Brooks went to Linden tne first ot the week and caused James Farring ton to be hailed before Justice of the Peace Starr on the charge of killing deer out of season. Mr. Brooks found two fresh deer hides at Mr. Farrington's place, which was sufficient evidence to cause the latter to plead guilty to the charge. The court placed the fine at $100 and costs to the amount of $3. The amount was paid by Mr. Farring ton. Texas Ridge is Lloyd and Goldia Baker of Greer are visiting on the ridge, Mr. F'rantz'ck and wife visited at the George Drury home Sunday. Smith and George Eacker were on Bear ridge a few days last week helping Mr. Whybarck haul saw logs. A number of young folks helped Elsie Weber celebrate her sixteenth birthday, Saturday evening. Those present report a jolly good time. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Baker, Mrs. Viola Baker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ogden and children and Mr. Knudson were highly entertained at the Mel Eatman home, Thursday evening. Mrs. John Gentry is on the sick list, Dr. Faust was called, Munday. Mrs. Viola Baker called on Mrs. Moore, Sunday. Sam Sturman and wife, Mrs Bog ar and daughter, were callers at the Miller home, Sunday. Mrs. George Eacker is on the sick list this week. We understand that Harry Baker is contemplating starting a goat farm. We wish you success, Harrv. Neighbors and friends of Grandpa Vanscov, gathered at the Ogden home, Tuesday afternoon, to help Grandpa celebrate his 73rd birth day. After refreshments were serv ed they all left tor their homes wishing Grandpa many more happ> birthdays. Mrs. Ogden entertained Mae Weber and Mr. Knudson at lunch, Sunday evening. Perryman'* Confectionery W. A. Perryman opened his r.ew confectionery, Wednesday ot this week. It is a store of which anyone might well feel proud. A splendid marble fountain and backbar of the latest model is installed in the front. The fountain has an auto matic electric carbonater, eletric mixer and an electcric water heater. Mr. Perryman says he can make sev eral cups of chocolate in 45 seconds with the electric water heater. . He has put in a large stock of fine candies and cookies and expects to keep everything along that line which the trade demands. Along with his other fixtures he has in stalled a big Brunswick phonograph for the enjoyment ot bis. customers, The remark has Deen made a num her ot times this week that the new confectionery is the best thing of its kind Kendrick has ever had and is a credit to the town. Mr. Perry-1 man has had enough experience in the confectionery business to make his success assured. Starr-Wilson Mrs. Lillian Starr, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Zimmerman of Ores - cent, was married to Mr. Stuart . .... . ,, Wilson, son of Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Wilson. The ceremony occurred at Lewiston, Monday, and was per formed by the probate judge. Miss .h» bride, and James Wilson, brother ot the groom, accompanied, the happy couple to Lewiston and were present at the wedding. McGuire-Lehman at Miss Tula McGuire, daughter, ot Mr. and Mrs, F!. L. McGuire of Kendrick, was married at Glarkston Tuesday evening to Mr. O. W. Leh man of Glarkston. The wedding occurred after church Tuesday at the residence ot Rev. Garber. Mr. and Mrs. Lehman will make their home at Glarkston for the present. Mrs. Lehman was a senior high good the culmination of formed when she and Mr. Lehman lived near Teakean a year or so ago. school this year and was a student. Her marriage was culmination of a friendship, Teakean and Cavendish at Ray Garrison and family visited the B. S. Adams home last Sun account of smallpox, there being number of cases tnere. The meetings scheduled to take place at the Brethern church Teakean, were called off on account of the illness of the minister. .... .. ^ Mr. and Mrs. Miller from Oregon are visiting relatives in this part of the country for a tew weeks. day. Meetings were held in the Caven dish church last week by Rev. F. O. Sapp. They closed Saturday. There was a dance at the home Mrs. E. Kelley last week which was well attended. Helen and Lyle Adams were home from Orofino three days last week as their school had closed down on Trustees Visit School E. W. Lutz, N. E. Walker and Harry G. Star.ton, members of the Kendrick school board, visited the school Tuesday morning and found conditions verv satisafctory, al though the primary grades and high school are rather crowded with the present teaching force. Miss Mc Kinnon, primary teacher, has over fifty pupils in her room and the four year's high school course is be ing handled bv three teachers count ing the principal. This condition is unavoidable, however, as it is impossible to increase the teaching force with the present available funds. The members of the board together with Prof. Morrison are doing everything in their power to keep down expenses with the least amount ot injury to the efficiency of'the school. Tne funds are limit ed and the finances oi the school are being handled accordingly. - Married in Spokane r Asotin Sentinel: The marriage of ; Mr. Marvin R. Vincent of Leland Idaho and Miss Myrtle M. Hoskins of Agatha, Idaho, was solemnized in Spokane Tuesday evening, February ]. The bride is a granddaughter ot Mr. Chester Shumaker of this place and is quite well known in Asotin as some two or three years ago, for . a considerable time served as assist of ant treasurer in the office of the County Treasurer. The groom is a well known farmer in the Leland section and the residence of the couple will be made in that vicin jty. The many friends of the bride, m this vicinity, will take great pleasure in extending best wishes for a very nappy married life. _ I --- I Iherewasa large crowd present Friday evening at the Community i Club. The meeting was presided of in ; Leland Items over by Mrs. Jesse Hoffman, presid ent of the club. R. B. Parks was called on to explain the aim of the ! club. He said in part "Its aim is of to train our young people and child - 1 ren to intelligently appear before the public, lu promote soeiabil-, ,, îty and a friendly community G. at " The school gave a short program consisting of songs and recitations, Miss Huermann, the County Red ot .h» ot to Russia and Siberia and her work there as a Red Cross Nurse, It w'as decided to hold the club ot of and a good socia ; a at j The missionary meeting every two weeks instead of once a month as first voted. The senool to fuinish part of the pro gram and the community a part. R. B. Parks, Jesse Huffman and Mrs. Goudzward were appointed as pre Refreshments consisting ot sand wicnes, cake and coffee were served time enjoyed by proving tnat the cluo is a pro moter of sociability. Feb ociety met Mr. ruary 3rd, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ed F leshman. Jr., the business îLîfî, ago. session was held in the forenoon. The lesson for study in the after noon was New Orleans. Mrs. Jesse a Hoffman gave a very interesting was talk on the history of NewO rleans. £? rs - Clifford Powell on the Old French Quarters; Its need ot Re demption". Mrs. J.' A. Hall on "Establishing Righteousness within its Gates". There were fourteen members and eight visitors present. A lovely lunch was served at one o clock by the hostess, Mrs. Fleshman. This being Mr. and Mrs. Flesh Sun- man's twelfth wedding anniversary they were the recipients of many nice and useful presents. Rev. Hall went to Gilbert, Mon-; day to assist Rev. Davis in the re viva! meetings. Mr. and Mrs. Elbert Kuykendall are t h e proud parents of a baby bov, born Monday morning. Dr. and Mrs. Stoneburner enter tamed a number of their friends at a dinner, Tuesday evening. The cc casion being the Doctor s birthday. The Dortor's treat, aisde from all take the other good things to eat. was at baked dams and judging from the amount consumed everyone enjoyed ;them. These present were: Messrs. and Mesdames. R. M. Smith, Robert Smith, Joe Thornton, Jake Bern part man, Oylear, Mrs. J. A. Hall and son, Claude. __ _ O. of was home week on Chase Bootleggers Star-Mirror: After an exciting day and night chase through deep woods, and over portions of two counties, Latah county deputy sheriffs have landed Charles Sweek er and Andrew Olson in the county jail on a charge of manufacturing liquor. A well equipped still and several gallons of what is claimed by the officers to be the "best moon shine we have ever seized'' were captured and are being held as evid ence. It is believed by the officers making the arrests, Charles Sum merfield and Pat Malone, that this arrest is an important one inbreak ing up illicit liquor manufacture and traffic in the timber near Bovill and Deary, where liquor has been dispensed freely during the past several months, The officers wpnt to Deary and searched the homes of Swecker and Olson, and claim to have found one quart of whiskey and a number of ZftLuZ'rn "Z e ° nt * iaed f the liquor. They left the homes ot the men wanted and started for the ; °ld Swecker homestead, which has n °t been occupied for some time, They found evidence of hasty re moval of a lot of barrels and other equipment believed to have been used in making liquor, Returning through the woods tne officers heard two men talking and threw a flash light onto them. The men fled and as they crossed a small bridge the officers heard a splash and investigation disclosed a gallon jug of good liquor that had been thrown in the creek. This was res cued. The trail was followed through the wo^ds to the home ot "Chuch" Wells, a negro, whose ca bin was searched but the men were n °t found. The officers claim that I Wells had t'.e men hidden in his barn and a warrant was today issu- ed charging him with assisting I criminals to escape and "obstruct ' n R officers in their line of duty." i Returning to Bovill, traveling part of the time through snow on f 00 t and part of the time in a sled .____ . ... „ . tht ' ° fllcers learned that decker and Olson had eaten an early break fast there and had left on foot. The two officers waited for the noon train , , , ., .... ,o clock on the Milwaukee, and ! boarded it. At Clarkia the two men wanted boarded the train and were promptly placed under arrest. »«* •» automatic pistol, but they submit after Bovili at 4 ted without resistance. They were taken to St. Maries and kept over night and returned to Bovill by of train - "Both men confessed that they had been making whiskey for months anc j | ia( | go]^ f rom $250 to $500 worth a lnont k in Deary, Lovill and ff> e logging camps, and they took by is to where they had hiddden the till in a slaughter house and dug up 3J gallons of double-distilled whiskey, that is the highest grade moonshine we have ever captured," sa ,,j Charles Summerfield, deputy aheriff. The men were brought _ . ,, ; from Deary to Moscow by team and on lodged in the county jail. "These men had walked 32 miles, part of the way through snow three feet deep, from the time we first met them in the woods and they escaped, until they boarded the train at clarkia at 5 o'clock the next even Deputy Sheriff Summer by ' J ^ , held, and they were completely tired out. We followed them on foot, in a sled, and by train and we. ^ were prettv tired atter the all . ' , .. . . ^ night and all day chase. Tne men were taken before Judge re- Steele, of the district court Monday morning and entered pleas of guilty to the charge ot having liquor in their possession. Swecker was fined $50 anc j sentenced to 60 days in jail and 01son was fined $10 ° and se " at tenced to 60 days in the county jail, cc- They begin serving their sentence a t once. It is understood they will all tj, e ji nes a t the expiration of was ' the tne jan sentence. This is a good time to pay that ç aze tt e subscription, when you D ... and haven t much of anythi g se t 'do. If it's due, do it now.