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BUILDING HI ISSUE Bill THE lief Executive Attaches His Signature to Measure That Means Building of Two New Wings. SONDS ARE ALREADY SOLD fay Paved for Immediate Ac tion for Erecting Handsome Edifices—Business Men Are Present at Signing. The completion of Idaho's new state ■capitol building through the erection lof two wings to the main section at a ■cost of $450,000 each, is assured, for ■Governor Davis today attached his sig nature to the house bill 142, by the |stute affairs and judiciary committees, Authorizing the sale of $900,000 in |bonds to make this possible. There was present at the time in ■the executive office of the gov lernor, the members of the Ada ■county legislative delegation, with the ■ exception of D. I«. Young, who was ■called east, or Senator Thrailkill and ■ Representatives Storey, Robertson, ITyer and Givens, together with a num lber of business men. The hour of I signing was 2 o'clock this afternoon. KEY TO CIVIC CENTER. The act Is looked upon as one to I which Boise, the capital city, attaches Ithe greatest importance, due to the I fact it Is the key to the civic center, I which must be created if the wings of Ithe capitol building are to be finished. I Construction work is contingent upon I Boise voting a bond issue of $135,000 In April to purchase the approach property to the capitol, removing the buildings therefrom and parking the property. It may eventually mean the erection of a joint county and city building. The improvement plans also contemplate the bou Warding of Sev enth street from the capitol, building property to the Julia Davis park, which means that Seventh street will be I widened. BOND ISSUE SOLD. That the money for the bonds will be made available as soon as Boise ARCHITECT FAILS TO NEGOTIATE LOCKS OF DOORS HE DESIGNED J. E. Tourtellotte, a former well Known architect of Boise, who is in the city for 0 week on business, ate a late breakfast this morning. He was late because he locked himself in his room at the Owyhee Tuesday night and this morning was unable to manip ulate the lock. Halving drawn the plans for the hotel and specified the kind of locks to be used, Mr. Tourtel lotte hesitated about calling the office, but finally gave up the job of trying to operate the lock, and was released and got to breakfast by 10 o'clock. i j ' I | I Edison Re-creations Big shipment of the New Edison re-creations just received. Come in and select your favorites. Edison owners, we would advise your calling early as the shipment contains malty of the most beautiful re-creations ever produced. Edison re-creations arc made to be played only on the New Edison and cannot be played on any machine but a New Edison without injury to the re-creation, and Mr. Edison requests that this warning be given the public. SOME OF THE EDISON RE-CREATIONS RECEIVED IN THIS SHIPMENT Smiles, sung by Marie Iiappold CQ QC Waiting, sung by Marie Rappold—82150 ................... Smiles. Hung by Harmony Four 01 When Wou Come Back, by Premier Quartette—80425 ...... tJ/JLaa V The Y. M. C. A. Yip Yip Yaphank, by Geo. Ballard 01 'Tfl Mandy, Yip, Yip, Yaphank, Billy Murray—80433 ........... Rigoletto Selections, parts 1 and 2, fiJ'S ISA by American Symphony Orchestra—80396 ..................V Daddy Mine, by Helen Clark 04 *741 I'm Sorry I Made You Cry, by Geo. Ballard—80426 .........tpAef v Keep the Home Fires Burning, by the Homestead Trio 0A OC Laddie in Khaki, by the Homestead Trio—82149............ God be With Our Boye Tonight, by Metropolitan Quartet 04 *7A Hearts of the World, by Edward Ellen—80415 ............ w^el V Colored Recruits, Coon vaudeville with banjo Cl 9 B Whistling Coon, Edward Meeker anil Vaudeville Co.—50478 9A*JLw Just as Your Mother Wae, by Harmony Four 04 9 ff When You Hear That Raggy Refrain, Billy Murray—50471.. wAstw Oh! Frenchy, by Arthur Fields 04 9 g Oui, Oui, Marie, Rachel Grant, Billy Murray & Chorus—50476 9AL*Aw Invincible American March, New York Military Band 04 9 g Wisconsin Forward Forever March, N. Y. M't'y Band —50482 9AeAv Farm Yard Medley, by Premier Quartette €9 9 g A Study in Mimicry, by John Orren—50485................9AcAw Just Blue, Fox Trot by Saxaphone, Xylophone and piano 04 9 g Smiles, Fox trot by Judas' Society Orchestra-—50496.......9AeAtf Mrs. Clanoy'a Boarding Houae, by Empire Vaudeville Co. 04 9 g Sweat Peggy Magee, by Ada Jones and Steve Porter—50499 tp-AeiO Irish Washerwoman, Medley of Jigs—Violin 04 9 g Medley of Irish Reels, piano accordion—50500..............9A*Aw Jim, Jim, I Always Knew That You'd Win, by Arthur Fields 01 4 (■ The Worst Is Yet to Come, Billy Murray & Chorus—50502 .. 9AL*X9 Leva's Old Swéet Song, Marie Rappold & Criterion Quartette 0O *7 g Our Little Home, by Thomas Chalmers—82553............ m V NOTIOE Owing to the great demand for Edison Re-Creations and the inability of the Edison lavoratory to supply sufficient quantities to fill, this demand, we are compelled to announce that the trial priv ilege has been discontinued temporarily. Only at our store will you find Edison's Ite-Creatlons on the New Edison*— the phonograph with a soul. SAMPSON MUSIC COMPANY •IS Main St. Idaho's Largest Music House Phons 252 ! j I I completes its civic center plans, for the bond issue bill co»talns a provision by which the bonds are virtually isold. This provision was inserted in the measure because of the high price of fered for the bonds which, it is said, no other bonding bouse would meet, and the fact' the entire issue could be disposed of at once. MEANS READY CASH. The state treasurer is authorized and directed by the terms of the bill to "sell and deliver said bonds draw ing 4% per cent interest per annum at par and accrued interest to date of de livery to Ferris & Hardgrove, a part nership of Spokane, Wash." The bonds mature serially from 10 to 20 years. This is the first time so largo a bond issue had been handled by a western bonding house, it is said, but all arrangements have been made to get a quick return in cash on them so that building operations will not be delayed. TEACHER AND PUPIL MEET AFTER 23 YEARS <\ A. Boyd of Ogdon, senior mem ber of the law firm of Boyd, Devine & Eekles and attorney for the amalga mated sugar companies of the north west, is in Boise accompanied by Mr. Thomas, superintendent of the Twin Falls Sugar company, on business at the statehouse. Mr. Boyd was given a pleasant surprise this mornfng when he met N. C. McCurry on the street. The men looked at each other and finally Mr. McCurry returned and asked him if he was not Prof. Boyd. The attorney replied that he used to be when he was teaching school at Carrollton, Ark., and Mr. McCurry was his pupil. That was 23 years ago and the men met for the first time today and recognized each other. Mr. Boyd is well known in Boise. He was for merly a resident of Salmon City and was a candidate for lieutenant gov ernor when M. Alexander was a can didate for governor the first time. CARD OF THANKS. Wo wish to thank our many friends for their floral offerings and kindness during the Illness and death of our beloved»wife and daughter, Mrs. Mar garet Hopkins. JOHN HOPKINS. MRS. ALICE SLATER. ■MRS. SADIE MCDONALD. BORAH GIVEN TREMENDOUS OVATION ON SPEAKING TOUR (Capital News Special Service.) Washington. March 12—Senator Borah returned Tuesday from his i speech-making tour in New York, j Brooklyn and Boston with strengthen ' cd opposition to the present league of I nations covenant, due to the treinen | dous ovation given him by thousands I of hearers. At Tremont temple. Bos ^ ton. Senator Borah was compelled to ' address an overflow meeting of several I thousands In the street. He will speak I at Troy, N. Y., Friday, Rochester Sun ! day, and In Cleveland, Chicago and * Fort Wayhe, Ind.. next week. BERG WILL ARRIVE ON FRIDAY FOR MATCH WITH M'CARftOLL HIS IRR Word ha» been received by Tom Scanlon, promoter, that John Berg, who will wrestle Frank McCarroll at the Plnney theater March 18, will ar rive in Boise Friday to begin training. Berg was formerly champion Ught heavywelght wrestler of the world, and Is considered a veteran and classy m Hers wrestled Jack Harbertson of | Utah at Ogden Tuesday night. There will be several good preliminaries at the show Tuesday night which will be gin on time at 6 o'clock. IT , _ _ , Junior Unitoci Stutos SOUUtOF T> „„ „v, na_ j Quietly Reaches City and t Gives Friends. Who Would IE Celebrate, the Slip. Hon. John F. Nugent, Junior United States senator from Idaho, who began his term of office early last year, and has since been continually on the Job at Washington, D. C\, arrived in Boise early this morning. Tired out from his active service in the sixty-third sssion, and having a strenuous trip, Senator Nugent went at once to the home of a friend, and even his closest political associates were unable to see him today, as he is taking a needed ro*t. • Through some misunderstanding, Senator Nugent was left In !* sleeper at Green River Tuesday night, and his absence from the train was not dis covered until some time later. A spe cial train was sent back after him, while the regular train at Pocatello was held for six hours to await the arrival of the special. Friends of Senator Nugent had planned a reception for him upon his arrival, and had wired him to ascer tain his wishes. They received a reply that he wished to have his home-com ing as quiet as possible, and his wishes were well carried out, as owing to the lateness of the train, his friends were not at the depot to meet him. Plans for a reception later are being discussed, nnd It Is predicted that he may tour Idaho speaking In the In terest of the league of nations, of which he is an earnest advocate. Many of the passengers on the train due here at 2 p. m. today but wBlch did not arrive until late this morning declare there was no reason why they should be held so long at Pocatello, for It was a great inconvenience, to them. They, are severe in their criticism of the railroad management. Senator Nugent, however, knew nothing about this arrangement, or ! that the regular train was being held. Under The C APITOL ..DOME FORMER SENATOR HERE. I. E. Rockwell, of Bellevu4, former state senator from Blaine county, Is In the city and today held a conference ! with Governor Davis. LIVESTOCK BOARD MEETS. The state livestock sanitary hoard mot here today and went over live stock and sanitary matters as well as audited bills. ON INSPECTION TRIP. Arthur A. Peters, district representa tives government poultry campaign. United States department of agricul ture is In the city for a conference with Director Fluharty of the univer sity extension department. CALLS ON COMMISSIONERS. J. H. McGinley of Council, county commissioner of Adams county, called on the public utilities commission to j flay ami conferred with A. L. Freeha I fer, president of the commission. PROPOSE CANCELLATIONS. I The United States railroad adminis tration has filed with the public utili ties commission n number of proposals to cancel freight rates between Idaho and points in other states, because there is no movement In tho commodi ties. COMPANIES INCORPORATE. | Articles of Incorporation were filed with the secretary of state as fol lows: White Elk Lime company of Pocatello, capital stock $50,000. FIX MAINTENANCE CHARGE8. The maintenance charges for the land* under the project of the Blaine County Investment company were re duced from $1.55 to $1 per acre by the state land board. NAME STATE ENGINEER. Governor Davis Tuesday afternoon appointed W. G. Swendson state engi neer, to succeed F. A. Wilkie. Mr. Swendson Is to hold office until March $1, when the administration consolida 1 - tlon law goes into effect, and this de partment with the highway engineer's department comes under the depart ment of public works. He Is well known In Boise, and for the past few years has done all of the engineering work required by the public utilities commission. WE HAVE calls for 8 and 8 room houses. What have you to offer? OEM REALTY CO. >18 Empire Bldg. Phone 754 1114 HlI/TTLE NEWS OF BÔÎSË in the "ew T. M. c. A. build a , s ~ 0n the hullfling, la com BACK FROM CAMP LEWI8 H. ('. Burkett, who served with Bat tery E, Thirty-ninth artillery, arrived home Tuesday from Camp Lewis, hav ing been mustered out of service WILL FURNISH ONE ROOM Boise Lodge No. 337, Loyal Order of Moose, voted Tuesday night to furnish pleted. The lodge was largely attend ed and five candidates were Initiated. HOME AGAIN Corporal Warren Thrailkill, a former member of the old Second Idaho, re turned home Tuesday afternoon after putting In many months in the filing zone in France. Roland A. Mlssman, 1219 Gr^nd avenue, a member of the 52nd coast artillery corps, also return ed to Boise after seeing action In the Argonne forest and Meuse sector. T. A. Pearson of the U. S„ S. Marblehead, returned to his home, R. F. D. No. 1, Tuesday After putting in 21 months of service on the rolling main. SLIGHT BLAZE The fire department was called out ,at midnight Wednesday morning to put ou t a burning trash can In tho rear of t i, e standard Meat Market, 1517 Main street - The fire was soon extinguished, no damage resulting. YOUNG SINSEL LANDS C. J. Sinsel received a telegram Tues day from his son, Fred, announcing his arrival at Hoboken, N. Y. He was with a gas and flame division which saw service in France. CLEVER STUNT. The Commercial club Is in receipt of several beautifully designed and colored Delcomania transfer signs used by other Commercial clubs to show membership. The Boise club will have a design made, and trans fer made to be applied to the window of every sustaining member of the Commercial club in Boise so It will be known that he takes Interest in the development of his city. CAN GET WISE HERE. Soldiers desiring Information about $60 bonus and how to get it may find their questions answered by a bulletin posted on the public library board in front of the city hall. SOLDIERS REGISTERING. Careful check of the four places of business In Boiso where soldiers are to register at tile request of the Boise Commercial club show that over a hundred returned men have signed up. As soon as the idea gets noised around a bit, the books will be kept busy, no doubt. GETS SUGGESTION. • The Commercial club is in receipt of a suggestion from a Boise party that the celebration be held In April for re turning soldiers as It Is expected the majority of them will be at home by then. The matter will be handled by the celebrations committee. MANY LETTERS. The grist of mall for the Commercial ! club brought in many Inquiries about - Boise valley and Boise this morning, letters from Minnesota, Colorado, California, Pennsylvania and Virginia being present. WANTS INFORMATION. Letters were received by the Com mercial club and the Sunset maga zine requesting Information about Ida ho, of an agricultural, mining, stock raising, Irrigation, geological, town and county nature for the purpose of incorporation In magazine stories showing the resources and develop ment of the Gem state. Much interest Is being shown In Idaho of late. WORK PRAISED. Secretary B. E. Hyatt of the Boise Commercial club received a letter of praise from the committee on training camp activities, expressing apprecia tion at the enthusiasm and keen inter est displayed by Mr. Hyatt In securing Smlleage books for the boys in camp. NEW FIRE LINE. There is a danger line of new red paint on Eighth afreet directly In front of the entrance to the Overland building, giving warning that autos are not to be parked In that space. QUITE TRUE. A crowd was looking at an exhibi tion of helmets anil war relics In a Main street window. One fellow was worrying about the Inscription on the officers helmet reading "Mit Gott Fer Koenig Und Vaterland," meaning. "With God For King and Fatherland,", as he could not understand wtiat It meant. Some fellow came along, heard him pondering and said: "That's easy —that means Good night, Germany." NEARLY FINISHED. Accountants working on the state icturns for the Christmas Red Cross membership campaign advised this morning that 98 per cent of the state was accounted for, and their duties over shortly. WILL PLAY BASKETBALL. The fast Up-to-Date basketball team, managed by George Cordes, leaves at 11:45 Wednesday morning for Mountain Home where a game will be played with thq All-Stars of that city. OLD SPINNING WHEEL. In poking around an old woodshed recently, the elder member of the firm of Johnson and company, photo graphers, found an old-fashioned spinning wheel. The wheel la In fine shape, runs well and is strong as ever though it was built In 1865. It was formerly owned by Mr*. Schanke of Mankato, Minn. GIVE TO NAMPA 8CHOOL. The members of the Nazarene church at Boise have raised $1400 Mr the benefit of the Northwest Nazarene college at Nampa. This «mount was raised at the service Sunday. Thus iar but three churches have been Vis ited and .$31,000 has been raised. The other churohes giving to the school were the Nampa and Meridian churches. In the Boise church there Is a handsome oil painting of the school as it will look when completed and the public are Invited to see It. ONE RECRUIT. Elmer W. Stanley of Boise signed up with the marines yesterday and left for Salt Lake at once. Sergeant John H. Chamberlain's office is now located In rooms 352 and 353, Sonna block. REVIVAL SERVICE. Dr. Mangum of Texas Is continuing the revival services at the Nazarene church with great success. Services are being held every night In the church at Fifteenth and Franklin streets and the attendance shows a good Increase since he began preach ing. MOTHERS' PENSIONS. Thirty mothers in Ada county are now receiving pensions under the Mothers' Pension act. The total amount for February for pensions by the county commissioners, totalled $525. The Influenza epidemic has left a number of mothers In the county who are receiving the benefits allowed by the act. PROMINENT SPEAKERS. S. C. Krikorian. the Armenian, who visited Boise some time ago In the in terests of the Armenian relief fund, hut who Is now working in the Inter ests of a mission at Jerusalem, will be in Boise Thursday and Friday of this week and will speak at the Nazarene ! church. Rev. J. W. Goodwin, D. D„ of I Pasadena, general superintendent of the Nazarene church, will also speak on the same evening. Rev. Goodwin Is credited with being one of the finest preachers of the west. BACK IN THE U. S. A. Mr. and Mrs. D. I* Shelby received a message this morning that their son, Donald D. Shelby, had arrived at New port News, Va., from service overseas. He will be mustered out at Camp Lewis. MOVE TO LARGER BUILDING. The Roberts Brothers company store. Each New Day Brings a Better Maxwell 'OST anyone would think that after building 50,000 motor cars on one chassis plan that close on to perfection would be reached 4 That is true in a large measure; but it happens to be only the point at which the Maxwell executives began. They decided to keep on building Maxwells bfetter and better as each new day went by. The locomotive engineer drives his engine better every day. The banker who loans money does so with more and more judgment The man at the forge—likewise. This is the principle on which the Maxwell is built. It is not new in the business world But it is soun0. And today, with 300,000 Maxwells built on this plan, anyone will readily understand— Why a Maxwell runs on and on and never quits with age; Why a Maxwell seldom turns in at a repair shop; Why a Maxwell is so eagerly sought for in the second hand market. One of the last of more than 1000 im provements made since the first Maxwell was built is the appearance. Let your eyes glance over this present day Maxwell and you'll think the price $200 more than we ask for it Bannock MgjgrSMlesCä Distributer* MAXWELL CARS AND TRUCKS 100S-10-12 Grev* 8L »•'••• ,- « h ® Phon* 28 which ha* been In bualness at (o«-sog Idaho street for 18 years ,1s moving across the street to the Stevens-Kleld son building, la which the Western Dairy Products show was held. The firm has outgrown Its present quar ter» and the building Into which It 1» moving la one of the largest in the city. MANY BUILDING PERMITS. Building permits were granted this morning to P. O. Anderson, contractor for Boise Trades and Labor council, to remodel add repair three story block at 309 North Tenth street at a cost of *$900, Henry P. Snow to screen a porch at Chamberlain street, South Boise, at a cost of $20, and Earl G. Standlsh to remodel a frame building at 1715' North Eighth street, at a cost of $300, CAPTAIN RESIGNS. Word has been received by Council man John A. Davis from his son. Cap tain Athol R. Davis, that he has re signed from the army, and after a short visit with his brother. Judge Carl A. Davis In Washington, D. C., will return to Boise to make his per manent home. MAJOR ENTHUSIASTIC. Major Fred it. Reed Is enthusiastic over the success of the recent Y. M C. A. drive, and said this morning: "If the 'Y' drive has done nothing else, It has Introduced Boise to Itself, and proved what the people can do when they work together as a unit for the betterment of a city." IN FAVOR OF PLAN. The Boise Commercial club Is in re ceipt of a letter from Congressman Addison T. Smith, In response to the request of the club that he use his Influence In congress toward the pass ! * n k * aws covering removal of lllit I erac y and the Americanization of for elgners, stating that congress will eventually pass such a bill, and that he will use his best efforts to that end. TWO LICENSES. Marriage licenses were Issued Tues day afternoon to Hugo Otto Kuehl (Rid Miss Vara Alice Johnston of Boise, and to Foster Washington Draper of Ro salia, Waah., and Elizabeth Jane Weedy of Boise. SOLDIERS COMINGT There was a report afoot today that companies E and F of the 116th engi neers, formerly the old Second Idaho, TOO LATK TO OLAMI FY LOOK THESE UP A BEAUTIFUL 8-room home on N, 20th St., corner lot, east front. Strict ly modern;, maple floor*. This 1* a fine home. $5500. 5 ROOM bungalow on N. 18th, built in furniture, sleeping porch and two other porches; modern except heat; garage. $2660. 5-ROOM home on N. 17th; modem ex cept heat; 2 screened porches, shade and lawn; a fine little'home. OEM REALTY CO. Phone 751, >18 Empire Bldg. M14 would be discharged at Fort Logan, Colo., and pass through Nampa en. route to Lewiston and Orangeville Fri day afternoon or night. The same rumor stated that company H, Boise, would accompany them as far as Nampa, and then come hers. DRAGGING CITY STREETS. Councilman Hoover has the two city trucks and several teame at work dragging the city streets. He expects to complete the work this week and will begin, again the first of next week hauling sand to the roads dragged. NEWS OF DEATH. A telegram was received In Boise Tuesday night from Mrs. Oertrude H. Preston, deputy state commander for the ladles of Macabees for Idaho, Washington and Montana, announcing that her son had died at Spokane Tuesday afternoon. Mrs. Preston at one time made her home in Boise and Is well known here. CABLE SERVICE RESUMED WITH FAR EAST STATIONS San Francisco, March 12.—Cable service between the United States ami Japan was resumed today after a sus pension of three weeks, owing to cable j trouble. Business sufficient to keei the cable working constantly for 12 hours was piled up within a short time after service was resumed. Normal service will be possible by the end of the week, cable officials believe. The French acedemy Is the oldest o( five academies constituting the Insti tute of France, having been founded In 1635. It Is composed of 40 members elected for life and known as the "For ty Immortals." They rank as the lead ing Frenchmen of their time in liter ature. Their Judgment and decisions In all disputed literary matters are final.