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TASLI6HED 1886 SALMON, IDAHO, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2». 1818 VOL. NO. XXXIIL NO. HE SLACKER Thing that Refuses to do his or her Part-That is what our boys call a fellow who refuses to do his duty. I In all the soldier's vocabulary there is no word hich expresses to him a thing so debased and use ps; a fellew who will "lay down on the job" when e life and welfare of his fellows depend on him is a SLACKER Iman that CAJN and WON'T is worse than a cow oi th -a community. Do you want the fine war ord of this community, our Lemhi county, to car ry the awful word "slacker." ■ : : i n the years to come there will be just two kinds of communities remembered e that, «(like our glorious boys) have given their patriotic all—and those like the ACKER" that have refused to make good and that did not do their share. J hether we like it or not these are the facts—Lemhi county has not as yet donej duty in-the purchase of SAVINGS Stamps j • j j I ! h're is left less than 30 days in which to save the fair name of Lemhi county; if accomplished it means the absolute co-operation of every man, woman and child ur county working as a irnit to pry ope n the community purse and BU\ Lemhi ty's quota of W. S. S. _ this is accomplished buying must be b risk as there is not time enough left to e in Talk_Begging—Importuning or Coaxing. You Must Put Up or be Brand a SLACKER . AHOANS: DONT DEBATE IT This space contrbuted by -DO IT' mhi County Committee PIONEER MERCANTIE CO. HAGEN'S MEAT MARKET ARTHUR GREENE VARIETY STORE PIONEER GARAGE AMONSON & PYEATT E. G. HETTINGER. DRUGGIST HAVEMANN HARDWARE BURK'S PLAIN PRICE STORE WRIGHT'S FURNITURE STORE RED CROSS PHARMACY BRADLEY & WATKINS GARAGE ; I ' RECORDS OF LOCAL BOARD« TO BE SEALED DECEMBER 10 Local board« are to s«al up their record» December 10 and await fur ther instruction« from the prtrroat «wtraha! general. CUnification, arc to stop December. 9 "lmmefiiateh after the completion oi ' heir cUtsification warb »ml tbc rendering of the last of the reports, which mus; be m»oo; later than De cern bttr wr states a t- legrain re cei'.ed by the adjutan- general's of fice at Boise last week from the pro w general: "the local board rec ord*. which are public record:-- of the federal government of the foiled United States, »ball be sealed by the chairman of the local board by seal ing up the case» in which the record* art filed and so sealed and tbe.ree eord* and sacc-s shall be kept scaled and intact subject to future orders from the *ovmor or the provost marshal general' Must Retain All Paner. Under no circumstance* whatever •re the boards to permit any one to Withdraw paper« In their files. "After the receipt of this or der no acres« shall be given to record» of local boards on the part of any person whatever not a board member or a member of the clerical force specifically -au thorized thereto by the board." the telegram continue*, "and no information concerning them shall be given out except when the written instructions of the governor or of the provost mar shal general are presented. The obligation of the board to keep these records Intact ami un touched is clear from recent In structions on this matter." Boa rd s to Observe Ruins "Scrupulous observations of the foregoing rules i* essentia! in order that the records themselves shall not bn violated and in order that the lo cal boards shall be protected against tfce Importunities of registrants and ainsi serious charges to which any Other course would lend color and might give substance The powers of the local boards In dealing with this situation may be gathered from re cent instructions concerning penal ties attached to mutilation, altera lion or destruction of records. Great Value of Records. The .proper and Just adminis tration of tfce war risk insurance act and of future pension laws of the country', will, in many cases, depend almost exclusively upon data contained In these records which will likewise have a vital relationship to charges of deser tion and delinquency involving the honor of thousands oi regis trants. s come information of lasting value ns ■ to man power in case of kov further : war." ! I ! SCHOOLS TO REMAIN CLOSED I The school board me. Tuesday : night to consider the reopening of jthe city schools, i Hand wa» present Superintendent to recommend ! lha, ' h , ci ' : •**»** «*»*1 .Un' "anur!T.« J to ascertain that 75 per cent of them favor d the,closing Tit, t* iru :.rt,<i l&ccordingly j The only other business tran.mct • ed was the selection of W. C. Smith :and W. C. Doebler to serve on the j board in the places of G. H. Monk and Dr. lianmer resigned j i ECHOES OF THE EPIDEMIC Salmon churches v . i. j enunmes wen reopened with service* last Sunday In the evening there v»s to be a show at I the Grand but the proprietor was dis ! appointed in the failure of the films! to arrive, so the house was not ! opened till Monday evening if The city board h«* derided to keep J^hTtbTS «5e*Ltï!T Th0 ^ balls fcnd CJird KanM were started up again Monday even mg and a dance was an attraction «s ^ an "^ jn ^ ou ^ on th< m * ht ot FLU HITS BOHANNON 5*R t r «•«, „„ J. (.. E. gland tvs I .aim r, on Monday from Bohannon Bar and rH,^ ; ports many of the people down^wlth the Influenza In hi* family his son j Roy was taken Tick on Sunday Mr iOrvUI« Wright and babv have been the entire Stills family of 111: the entire Stills family of five , were taken at nearly the Mme time; onlv one of the Bohannon familv eight i* able to be about. Miss Snnd I graas. Mr*. Edith Mackay and son I were visitor» at the Bohannons when they beanie ill with this epidemic Mrs. Louis Bancroft and daughter Fern developed symptoms of the dis rose Sunday. i I _ I • JUSTUS EDWARDS SAFE I A message Edwards received wards family today being in a hospital during the first ' week or two of November. The mes sage was written by the young man himself. - i ü-om William Justus 1 ed by the E. S. Ed today told of him as PRESIDENT WOODROW WILSON The Worth's WHEN LLOYD BROWN RETURNED TO SALMON When Lloyd Brown, a soldier at Camp Lewis, returned to Rsiny i*» last Monday, having been honorably discharged from the service, be found the municipal bond ont at the railroad station to meet him, besides hundred or so of his friends. More over when be reached the city and before be got home with bis mother be found their dwelling the scene of s fire, for the kitchen of the Brown domicile over in Brooklyn was in fiâmes. Lloyd waa somewhat discon certed by all this attention to mark his home-coming. . The Are was an accident from some unknown cause but the demon stration in which the band figured altogether according to plan, for the young soldier waa a highly es teem «1 member of the band before he went away to become a soldier Tbc fire was soon put out. It was al together to his oedit that he tried to get to the firing line In France but tailed In fats ambition tor a physical defect that even kept him from ac tual training, so that finally he was discharged as suited. In in ta of train, scores of them besides his own (kith and kin kissing him with aflec-j ! Monate regard The soldier» at Camp J I lawls. are gmn Raw ay, young Brown ! said, at the rate of about 200 a day.! I 1 '* wls are gom gaway. young Brown j fc* d ' *' ?***. ° f "T' ' wl • 9B> * assoc st in u* i( ! ness with his brother George and a brother-in-law, George Benjamin in ihc well know Salmon market. NEW STAGE MAN FOR SALMON LEESBURG-FORNEY SERVICE j Ferrell Terry ha» been awarded jthe Saimon-Leemburg-Forney mail jeon,roc; with a through service Mine time* a week, at bi!» bid of jM.006 a year. Mr Terry is one o( the i well known »tage men of all the Sal i mon river country. As a boy he drove ! „ „ ^ , «he Salmon Bed Rock stage« and freight teams. He live* in Salmon The patrons of the stage line now to ! . i. . b, placed in hl» hands may be cer tain that he will aerve them well. _ j YOUNG SHAW IS NOT KILLEO ä Mr* J B. Shaw ha* received word ! that the son Lloyd, heretofore Mid j to be fatally iniured tn battle, lo the mm mt uoyd ». .un living and —.I-T... A. C. Cherry ia starting inqulrlw. to day through the Red Crons agencies to hear direct from the case. ! Jus. as soon a, the republican, se cured control of congres* W, H. | Ilarr, president of the National iFounders' association which employa •*« —.. - u*,™,. I* 'n N '»* w York **» abolition Lj tbe eljtht uo Ur an( i the lower rH,^ of Th „ a r#ry »ugge» ^ rT|tnrWTWTT j - ............ ...... R«' R<%r. 1^« 1-ewt». an Epi* P»i clergyman at Idaho Falls, was a flve!*J*IU»r butt »«*«* at the Salmon home , v.sitor last wee* at toe miniuo nonl *', jof Rev. Mr Strlngfellow. Mr. Ia»wis of|*>eloncs to the same Virginia family I from which came Capt. Mertweatber I Lewis of I-ewi* and Clark fame. One (of the minister's valued possessions *« * »»**«> '»»rn by the discover« on hl * expJorotions In this locality and .another ht» Masonic apron, both b< i 1 ®* priceless from their associai ion. I •mmmmtmmm n nn — I Mr. and Mr*. E. B. MItcholl ww • down from the Thomas Tearian ranch for Thanksgiving tn Salmon, i ranci! ror i nanxsgivmg w 1 expecting to return today, to remain tn charge of the Yearian ranch till spring. Mr. and Mrs. Yearian are soon to leave for California- Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell have leased the ranch formerly owned by Mac Pyealt, but * now owned by the Thos. Yearian» WILLIAM PETERSON STRICKEN BT DEATH WUUam Peterson was found fiend In his roam on Thanksgiving ta sin in* Mr. and Mrs Dan Chase base the Peterson home as their rant dence. the owner having ro o emd one room (Or his own use. tat the evening before be bad retired am us ual and at midnight Mrs. ChmM beard him stirring in bis apart m—L There was nothing *— «■ fi tMI and she supposed be bad gtme ab sut bis regular chore cd fivteg the alww in his room. She had been awaha |Ute that night fier the mason IBM care of sick persona. * ta the morning Mrs. Oman ohnerv I the irregularity that Mr. Peter in'» bed was unoccupied. Them ahn tiled Mr. Chase, who found Mr. Peterson doubled up hi the finest at the roam. He had been dead stnee the Mam Mrs Chase baud Mm ta the middle of the night. Mr. Peterson waa etghtyrBve yuans of age. Hs was ans of the péanasr settlers of the Lemhi valley. haiMg talma « what la now the Tom Pp satt roach, a BhaM pro p arty . Af terwards be moved to the Pahshma roi valley, always being engaged In stock raising In which he waa ana* He never heM a public office an cept that of mayor of Salmon Ihr two terms. His hams h this Mr coast It utes one of the beauty ^aM at the city us to the grounds. . which it la stated he dlspasss at hr 111. So fu as known there are an relatives la this country. Ho was a native of Denmark and ta hta youth left that country as a sailor. The funeral is to take p l a ce at t o'clock Sunday, December 1. • SIMON ISCR Simon Weiser, a carpenter at Fourth of July, died last Mtiaflar night at (he Salmon residence at Joe Prokseh. where be had basa aadar care of a physician. Mr. Weiser had ill since early ta the fall. A month ago he was a hospital patient J for at the Prokach trat he was care« home IJe was without family and lived alow. DIED AT CHALLIS j ^ ^ dJwJ „ c|m >. Saturday Mrs Fourcade was the i( ,j daat daughter of Robert Campbell, former »tat« senator, and grand daughter of Mr* H. C. King, who hi supposed to he the oldest pioneer in Idaho. Sir». Fourt-ade waa 22 year* of age at the time of her death, and the wife of ,i well known sheep mi ci the Pahxtmarol. _ ||F YQU M ~ £ INFLUENZA YOUR CHANCE FOR RECOVERY 9* TO 1 i .Spanish Influent* in the state of Idaho give« It* victims a gamble ! with d»ath on the baut« of about 25 , Chances that the patient will die to llKM , c t, aB( .«w that he will get well, • study of the epidemic reports filed at ! lb* office of the atate board of health shown In other words, one person In ^ ^ U()V „ with lh|l malady has succumbed j Since October I. when the first rm ä port was filed. 12.5M case* of infto 3"", ' ° j Takln* 12H out of lOhO aa a fair normal time yearly death rat*, the«* rnmmm. «f th. «nw *» *9 iratf> (B ldabo „ (km bl«d among per* «on* taken aick with IL ! Death can be given a poorer a bS^nl T ^TStfiU« | |akl , rTtra ' precautions at th* o nt— t to fight off the disease. My the ao thotltie*. a# many of the fatalities _ _ ___ ^ ^ ~ ltM patient in failing to derstand the aerltwsneaa of hla '.nd to take care of himself a. structed. ——-- COURT REPORTtR OI1TRICH DIES °^. 8 ^rtrh 3«^ ve.ro Clarence C I ng , p**aed away at II o'clock Am ^ rnornlng Iront pneumonia, lowing influenza, after *" 'J!"?*" about ooe week. Mr ^ year» and calle*l Idaho h|# boOTe for th * p«,t five year* private seereury to ronror nra ' 1 ; h»d"been court report Judge Outnn for the P* Bt ,, p w .s brot known *• COUft fOf * ^ y r met rich was active in pwl« and was »«*r*taryj>f ^ -ootmtsaton. He tiks' lodge at survived by who live* to ' Ji*' brother*. H " nA.trUli of Fall* and 'S *" a „. ^.-w of Federal J * l j- p^trich. He waa born fa Kansas.