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UNO DEHENT: ELECTED BE Action Taken on Recommenda tion of Governor M. C. Stott—Will Head De- j partment Under New Law. a Succeeds j Senator I. IT. Nash was today elect ed state land commissioner to take charge of the land department. Ho will tako up his new duties Immedi ately. When the reorganization law goes Into effect governing the land board and land department Commis sioner Nash will be the commissioner. The land board took this action on recommendation of Governor Davis. It is likely that C. A. Elmer, present register of the land board, will he named chief clerk In the land depart ment when the new law goes Into ef fect. Senator Nash succeeds M. C. Stott, former acting commissioner who was appointed by the land board some time ago. Stott, who Is a Democrat, held over under the new , administration Commissioner Whiffin was in charge beford he took office. Whit'fin suc ceeded I. A. Smott. The land board transacted a large amount of routine business. High School Notes DISCUSS THE ANNUAL. The annual staff of the Courier, the Boise high school paper, met this af fce moon In the rest room of the school, and talked over the prospects of this year's annua). All members of the staff were urged to commence work at once on their departments, us it is hoped to have the. paper out earlier than usual this year. FORM ENGINEERS' CLUB. Students of the Boise high school In terested in the organization of the "Engineers' club" met a short while during the fourth period Tuesday af ternoon. Mr. Freer, a member of the faculty directing tire formation of such an organization, had charge of the meeting. It was decided that a committee should be appointed to arrange for and draw up a constitution for the club. Those on this committee are. John Hoover, chairman, William Carpenter, Sidney Cross, and Walter York. About 45 were present at the meeting. The membership of the club will be limit ed to juniors and seniors. DEATHS—FUNERALS HA TLX—Mrs. Amanda Hahn, aged €7 years, one of the beloved pioneer women of the Boise valley, died Tues day afternoon at a Boise hospital after a lingering illness. She in sur vived by her husband, Joseph Hahn of Seattle, one daughter, Mrs. E. H. Pea si-y of Boise, a son, Joseph W. Butler of Bend, Ore. Mrs. Hahn had made her home in the Boise valley for more than 50 years. She was a member of Unity Rebekah lodge, No. 8. I. O. O. F.; Ada Circle, No. 150, Women of Woodcraft, and the Wom en's Relt£T Corps. The funeral will be held at the Schrieber & Sidenfaden chapel Thursday afternoon at 3 o'clock. Hev. H. J. Reynolds, pastor of the Christian church, of which Mrs. Hahn was a member, will offi ciate. The orders of which she was a member will attend the services in a body. Burial will be in Morris Hill cemetery and two special funeral cars will be provided. Friends wishing to view the remains may do so between 10 a. m/ and 2:30 Thursday, as the casket is to be closed before the serv ice. Mrs. Hahn made the request that no flowers be sent to her funeral. ANNOUNCEMENTS The Neighbors of Woodcraft will lew all day for the Red Cross at the Eagles' hall. The Green Meadow P. T. A. will hold a social at the home of Airs. H. E. Neal Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Willing Workers of the Luther an church wiy meet Thursday at 2:30 at the home of Mrs. Westby, 1316 North Twenty-first Btreet. The annual meeting of Pierce Park and Collister Presbyterian churches will be held Thursday night in the Collister chapel at 7 o'clock. RED CROSS OFFICIAL. Burle D. Bramhall. director of camp service for the Red Cross of the north west division, with headquarters at Seattle, ls in Boise looking up labor conditions to ascertain the needs of returned soldiers and sailors. He an nounces that he finds In Boise re turned soldiers and sailors are gener ally, being taken back into their for mer positions, and not many are out of work and not able to find it. He Is boosting the old clothes drive and Cross \ mim BOISE to WEISER AUTO STAGE Every Day But Sunday LEAVE BOISE 3 P. M. VIA Ontario, Payette, Weiser SAME A8 RAILROAD FARE FOUR 'HOUR 8CHEDULE (TO WEI8ER) WEI8ER OFFICE, WASHINGTON HOTEL TRASK BROTHERS Offloo 112 N. 12th 8L Phone No. 2. LITTLE NEWS OF BOISE »"=• WILL TOUR 8TATE. In order to lend their support to the coming' fifth Liberty loan drive, the Idaho veteran drum corps, com posed of. Civil war and other war veterans, will make a tour of the state under the auspices of tlic state loan committee. The men arc fine musi cian8 > and would assist materially in the campa ; gn W ith their stirring mu TO PLAY AT CALDWELL, The Up-to-Date basketball team of Boise went to Caldwell today and will engage the fast aggregation from the College of Idaho In combat on the col lege floor Wednesday night. Both teams are very fast, and the game will be a speedy one nil the way. Other games will be arranged to keep the Up-to-Date team busy around home for some time. IS IMPROVING. Mrs. Cora Bsterberg, «15 South Seventh street, who has been at the point of death for weeks from an at tack of Spanish influenza mid pneu monia, at St. Alphonsus hospital, is recovering slowly, and is now believed to be out of danger. Mrs. Esterberg'^ husband, A. K. Esterberg, la with the army of occupation In Germany, en listing in July, 1917. TO FINISH SOON. Attaches who have been busily en gaged in closing up the clerical end of tho legislative session will finish their labors Wednesday or Thursday, ac cording to Dave Burrell, chief clerk, and the fifteenth legislative session will pass into the beyond. AFTER MEMBERS. The Loyal Order of Moose, a fra ternal benefit organization is making a campaign for new members, and al ready many have been addded to the roster of the organization. This Is the lodge vvhlch owns and opei-atcs "Mooseheart,'' a school for children, In Colorado. F. P. Treloar, 919 Main street, is in charge of the drive. MAY SPEAK FOR LOAN. Idaho's entire congressional delega tion may speak in behalf of the fifth liberty loan in Idaho. Montie B. Gwinn, state chairman, received a telegram from Congressman Addison T. Smith, announcing that he and Burton L. French were leaving for Europe, but hoped to return and get to Idaho in time to boost the sale of liberty bonds. A telegram lias been sent to Senator Borah asking him to speak and he is due to be in Idaho next month, it is announced. Senator Nugent is in Boise and will give his aid in putting the loan across. BUILDING PERMITS. Building permits vvero Issued to Frank Montgomery to remodel a building at 805 Bannock street, cost $300; Lillian Eichelberger to construct a coal shed at 1411 North Twenty third street, cost $100, and the Idaho Hardware & Plumbing company to re pair a building at Seventh and Broad streets, at a cost ol' $150. FINE EXHIBIT. There Is a fine exhibit of war relics In a Main street store window, com prising helmets used by tho Hubs, one pound, three inch and five inch shell and shrapnel, hand grenades, a cane made of empty• cartridges, first aid packs, U, S. A. haversack and mess tins, canteen and pictures. The property Is loaned by overseas men, who secured tho relics In France. IMPROVING LAWN. Flower beds on the depot lawn have been raised and sodded, all ready for spring planting, while a strip of sod some 36 ( Inches wide lias been cut away from fhe outside edges of the lawn all the way around the plat. This will be used for solid masses of col ored flowers. MARRIED, Ray Edwin Mabee of Sweet and Trella May Mcrvin of Eagle were mar ried at 8 o'clock Monday night by Rev. R. B. Wright at the home of Harry Redeker, 1214 North Sixteenth atreet, LECTURE AT STAR AND EAGLE. Field Secretary M. S. Parker of the I<laho Anti-Tuberculosis association, is to give an Illustrated lecture at Star on Thursday evening and at Eagle on Friday evening of this week and the meeting In each place will begin at 7:30 o'clock. No admission is to be charged and everybody ls invited to attend. W. C. T. U. INSTITUTE. The W. C. T. U. of Ada county will hold an all day Institute Thursday at the Presbyterian church. The meeting will open at 30 a. m., with a devotional led by Mrs. H. M. Kirby, followed by five minute reports of local presi dents and a preliminary qulzz on, "Our National Papers," is the title of an address to be give*» by tho state president at 11:45. Luncheon will be served noontide BE II CUSS» Big Boy From Los Angeles Is Best Man liver Seen on Mat in This Section—A Wonder With His Leg Work. That the match at the Pinney theater Thursday night is going to be regular whale of an afTair was dem onstrated Tuesday evening by the great cfl8e W | th w h tP h Nick Da Court disposed of various huskies in an ex hibitlon of his skill and wares at the gym of "Nifty Nick" Collins. De Court has a pair of legs that he seems able to do anything he wishes with. Time after time Dc Court, ap parently stumbling around Ills oppo nent. would shift his feet like a flash, and quicker than the eye could get the movement, woidd have 'tother feller wrapped up in a scissors hold. Then it would be all over for one In the embrace of the beautifully moulded, Herculean strong limbs of the Los Angeles lad. Take it all in all. De court Is without doubt one of the fast est wrestlers who has ever appeared In Boise, Sanlel not excluded. The men are probably the most evenly matched as regards strength, skill, ex perience and knowledge of any pair who have ever been seen In the Gem state In a wrestling contest. The evening's festivities the night of March 20 will start off with a spir ited wrestling contest between Chet Camp, the local whirlwind, and A. P. Gibson, of Nyssn, a well known east ern wrestler. Then will come the big affair of the evening when a certain Individual who believes he has an iron jaw Is due to receive a. rude jolt—both to his talking machinery and his feelings. "Kid Ketchell," a new comer from Igloo, Lapland, who holds the slugging cham jponship of his section, will go six rounds with "Virginia Kid." The main event will then be staged. After the first fall "Young Sharkey" and "Battling Hooblng" from Fort Lo gan, Colo., will tangle in a speedy, five round slugging contest. The second period in. the main event will then go on. The preliminaries are evenly matched, and will be excellent. A1 Tompkins' orchestra will Jazz during the evening, while either the clever team of Livre and Bakon or the "Mu sical Morgans" will do a sketch. prayer will be led by Mrs., E. White. The speakers for the afternoon are: Rev. R. M. Donaldson. Mrs. J. H. Bar ton, on "Americanization." and Mrs. H. J. Roan on "W. C. T. LL In Japan." A rending will be given by Mrs. H. Kincaid and Dr. Emma* Drake will close with an address entitled, "Sound the Jubilee." SOLDIER RETURNS. Sergeant Linneous C. Bope, a mem ber of the Boise fire department, who enlisted in the motor transport corps through the Boise recruiting office, returned home Monday. Sergeant Bope was found to be. such a fine in structor at Camp Joseph Johnston, Jacksonville, Fla., that he was kept at that work there, and did not real ize his ambition to get across for a whack at Fritz. TWO PERMITS. Building permits were Issued Wed nesday morning to Marvin Stevens to remodel and repair a brick building at 217 South Seventh at a cost of $550, and F. T. Olds to remodel a frame hullding at 909 North Ninth at a cost of $300. - A BIG NIGHT. Returned soldiers, sailors and linos will be entertained free at a THE NEW BIG-SIX Beautiful in Design Thoroughly Modem Mechanically Right The power-resources of the New Seven-Paneu ger Six are as notable ai the beautiful bevel edge body which so distinguishes its appearance. Its great motor provides two distinct power ranges—a "touring range" for ordinary driving; an "emergency range" for extra speed or power. Yet with all it* ability, thia car ia economical; for, the motor pre-heats its fuel and gate the utmoet out of it. Notice, too, the fine-quality equipment. The silver-faced Warner speedometer, Waltham dock, extension tonneau light and other high class conveniences are good examples. Come in end see this sew car. CRANSTON & CO. 1OTH AND FRONT STS. smoker at the Boise Commercial club Wednesday evening, March 1». There will bo an Instrumental and vocal mu sical entertainment, and Nick Collins will stage an athletic carnival In which Nick De Court, ' champion* heavyweight wrestler of the Pacific coast, and Ad S&ntel, champion light heavyweight wrestler of the world, will participate. NEW REQUEST. Roise s Commercial club gets many strange requests by mail, but a new one came in Wednesday morning. A man wrote In and asked that Secre tary Hyatt get him an Income tax blank add send it at once, so that he could pay Uncle Sam what he owed him. GIVEN IN LEMP CASE! Judgment Rendered for Plain- j tiffs in Third Judicial District : Oonrt Set Aside by Supreme j Court. The supreme court handed down three companion decisions today in the cast s of John J. Blake, Florence B. Coughlin and Maurice H. Kundy versus Herbert Lemp, executor of the j last will of John Lemp, deceased. All three actions represent an effort to recover money paid on contract for the purchase of real estate. Judge Charles P. McCarthy of the Third judicial district court, rendered judg ment for the plaintiffs. In each In stance the findings of the lower court are reversed. Chief Justice W. M. Morgan wrote the decisions. In his findings his as sociates on the bench. Justices Budge and Rice, concur. The court holds all claims against the estates of deceased persons arising from contracts, wheth er the same be due, not due or con tingent, must be presented within the time limited in the notice to creditors, and any claim not so presented Is barred. Real estate Is Involved In the three cases. PERSONALS James Youren came down from Plac erville today for medical treatment gnd is stopping at the Oxford. Harold Brown and George Goens are business visitors here from King Hill. Miss Gladys Abendroth left today for Moscow, to join her father, who is drill master at the University of Idaho. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Waul, who have been visiting in Boise for some time, left today on their return trip to Ok lahoma City. Mrs. D. M. Hamilton and son have gone to Minneapolis on a visit of sev eral weeks. Mrs. M. Stewart left today for Los Angeles, where she will visit for some time. Mr. and Mrs. Joel Priest have gone to California for a'k sojourn of two weeks. Samuel E. Jones has gone to Pitts burgh, Pa., on a business trip. Mrs. H. M. Wendell left today for Chicago on a visit. Mrs. Guy M, Reid and child have gone to Ottumwa, Iowa, on an extended visit. Mrs. J. R. Hutchinson of Miles City, Mont., was a Boise arrival this morn ing. J. A. Fry Is in the city from Horse shoe Bend on a business visit of sev eral days. Mrs. John T. Weller of Cambridge j, s a gu0Bt at the Bristol, j F ran k E. Seeley and O. A. Walling wpre Uolne visitors today from Pay ette i Mrs. M. R. Jenkins of Grand View ! is a shopper In Boise today. | Mrs. Alary Buckley, who has been Ma-jvisiting pioneer friends in Boise for a number of weeks, left today on her A BUT THOSE ARE SURE BEAUTIES What a change (or a young fellow from the regula tion to the Waist Seam! 1.50 Dandy new patterns in all shades and blue coming in by nearly every express and my, how the boys grab them! Those New Eclipse Shirts Are here. Some fine patterns, $1.50 principally. Oth ers at $2.00 to $5.00. ALEXANDER ONE PRICE CLOTHIER NINTH AND MAIN return trip to Seattle. Mrs. Gilman G. Brown of Hailey is visiting friends for a short time. Mr. and Mrs. M. Vinson and Mrs. Blanche Whitson are up .from Grand View, guests at the Idanha. L. C. Eisenhart and C. Calvin Gard ner are down from Silver City spend jNB'i m WEEK END SPECIAL Sale of Bungalow Aprons Commencing Thursday and continuing Friday and Saturday . Extra large, extra well made, not just aprons but really ^aprons out of the ordinary. Made of best grades of gingham, cut extra large, nicely trimmed and selling at less than the price of materials. These aprons are the equal of any $2.50 aprons shown anywhere. They come in three different styles and a big variety of pretty pat terns. Pick them out the next three days. Choice You should have two or throo at this price. REALLY VERY QOO» APRON VALUES ~ ing a few days at the Grand. Senator Elmer Davis and Mrs. C. R. Davis are over from Horseshoe Bend. They are guests at the Idanha. R. B. Scatterday was among the Can yon county visitors In Boise today.^ James H. Bobb and C. E. Stewart*arc transacting business In the city. enme up from Fruitland Tuesday night. | Mrs. Guy B. Dayton of Emmett la \ shopping and visiting friends In Boise. i Robert J. Dean, of Covina. Cal., is j visiting his brother, M. N. Dean, of ! 1314 North Eighteenth street. \ Wlllianj Kingston! Is a Boise Visitor They'from Downey.