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THE RATHDRl'M TRIBUNE!
KSTABUSHK» I 89rt CULP BROS., Publishers & Proprietors. J. B. M CULF, Editor. t'DBLISHED FRIDAY OF EACH WEEK TERMS: .*1.00 O** Y*ah. lr rxin t>* apvancb Bn Mouths. SlIDOLS COPU.S. To all fubscrlbers outside of the United States *1.60 per year. .50 .5 "Entered April 28.190H. at Rathdrum. Ida bo, as second-class matter, under Act of CJonjtre88 of March 3, 1879. Advertising—Locals Ac a line, each Inser tlpn. Readers 20 lines or more 25c per Inch each insertion. Cards of thanks and resolu tions 5c a line. Display advertisements of (luce Inches or over 10c per inch each Inser tion; less than three Inches 1254c per Inch. The voters defeated the amend mint providing for increasing the constitutional limitation of j the bonded indebtedness of Idaho. The purpose of the increase was to make it possible to issue more bonds for state highways. Nothing daunted, the highway commission sees anpther way out. legislature is being asked to raise the state tax levy to procure the desired funds. The voters said Now the no''; will the legislature elected • by those voters have the temerity to say "yes"? However, we are < i told, that is the only alternative if Idaho is to continue and enlarge her road building program and get the benefit of the federal moneys made available on the fifty-fifty plan. The legislature has much im portant work to do without encum bering the statutes with a multi tude of new, novel and unnecessary laws. In fact some advisers are suggesting again that many of the laws now in the hooks should he torn out. What helps the town helps all the country around, and what ad vances the interests of the rounding country benefits the community center. stir Northern Idaho the speakership of the house, Mr. Kiger having the honor joyed by Paul Clagstone. again secures S once en TWENTY YEARS AGO (Items taken from Silver Blade flies) Jan.' 14, 1899. The amount in which Sheriff Pease is short in his accounts Is be lieved to approximate $3900 to $1000, consisting of saloou licenses issue. Mrs. Olive Melvin was hostess at a farewell Morrison. T. L. Quarles was appointed chief deputy, and A. Cook second deputy in the couuty auditor'sotllce. money received for which he failed to party for Miss Edith The assessor's office will he 11 1 led hv Joseph Buckle who has .. appointed Harvey Borthwick for his deputy. J W. McClure succeeds Frank U Hill as county treasurer and Sheriff Fred H. Bradbury appointed C. W. Dyer for jailor. we Doings of Legislature. The Idaho legislature has ratified the prohibition amendment to the federal constitution. The first bill introduced called for an appropriation of $75,000 to the expenses of the legislature, eluding salaries of members. Two memhers of the house taken ill with influenza. meet i li were big fore Governor Davis has appointed Jay Gibson of Coeur d'Alene as state bank commissioner to succeed Russell G. Hitt of Idaho Falls, is $4000 a year. The suldry of Wheat, Barley and Oate. A bushel of wheat weighs on an ht erage 60 pound«, barley 47 pounds and oats 38 to 40 pounds. part tice j î THE SCHOOL COLUMN. KKOM THE SCHOOL are gl\ m prefer Essay.** will be published as space per val Articles of news nee. niits. In the order in wh ich they are recel School Notes. School opened last Monday with an 80 per cent attendance. Because of conditions an attempt is being made to secure the st r vices of a school nurse. .50 .5 Miss Papendiek was at hand on Monday and Tuesday in this capacity and we are sorry she could not con tinue the work. A surprisingly . J ar g e number of pnpils were found 1 to have inflamed throats and bad tonsils, and a few had a tempera ture above normal and high pulse. Teachers watching are pupils closely and particular attention is paid to ventilation and the tem perattire of the rooms. All meetings in unnecessary school, such as parties, inter-high school athletics, etc., will be pro hibited indefinitely be:ause of the imminence of influenza. During our forced vacation all desks and seats in both buildings have been planed, varnished. scraped and The furniture presents a fine appearance and is as good as new. The cost amounts to less t îan one-fifth the cost of new fur niture. pupils in the primary grades It has been the habit of some to bring their younger brothers sisters, who are not yet of school or age, to spend the afternoon them in the school room. with Natur ally this interferes somewhat with the work. We need to make all possible remainder of this year and would suggest that parents discourage this habit. progress during the ; We wish to acknowledge indebtedness to Miss Elise Pap dick for the liberal donation of several our en reference texts; especially for a collection of native butterflies, all mounted and classi fied. and Letlers From Soldiers. Henry Schuldt. Writing from Vichy, France, Nov, to his sister, Mrs. R. F. S 'haefer, Henry Schuldt says: N ou perhaps have wondered why 1 didn't write before, 24, 1918, hut when we went hack to the front, after a week's re-t, we were under one of the biggest barrages over put uver. the tlrst of November and kept busy front then on chasing enemy till Nov. 4 th This was on we were the when a piece of -hell struck wound. my leg and caused a Since then L have 1 î en in one of the largest hospitals in France for three weeks and have had tine care. To show you how weil 1 am, we are located on the sixth floor and yesterday 1 walked down the six flights of stairs: also walked up town with only the aid of see I'm iu flue shape. We thought we •So you a cane would he moved out and go hack to America any time. That's another reason I didn't hut now no one know write, exactly when we will be back, hut I'll bet you will know as soon as we get off of the boat eveu if it isn't till Xmas or Easter. There are dozens of big buildi here used mgs for hospitals which are large hotels summer, as this is a used by tourists in great summer resort. Altho the scenery here at places is wondeiful, nothing will look better than good old U. S. A. Our division is from New York, -the "71h, and we were in the Argon ne forest on the Verdun front where "the big battle was fought in 1916. division did not follow up theGerman retreat, so we all hope to be back be fore very long. near the central Our The city ] am In has a population and is of about eighteen thousand called Vichy, located part of France. The day the tice was signed the American marched down the street and armis boys I it took , ; fc ««7 '-A » I < ■ k 111 * i '•j mm * J m s* V v • g; I © 1918 A.B.S. Inc. N2 3 N9 2 N® 4 N?!. SMALL N?l,MEDIUM N? I. LARGE N?1 EXTRA LARGE AS TO SIZE Û QUALITY AS TO SIZE ê QUALITY AS TO £*I7E B QUALITY EXTRA TO AVERAGE EXTRA TO AVERAGE EXTRA TO AVERAGE EXTRA TO AVERAGE 1 HEAVY FURRED, CASED OPEN AND HEADLESS 12 . 00)0 6.00 9.00to 5.00 3.00to 2.00 2.00(0 1.50 130to .75 12.00tol0.00 9.00to 7.00 16.00to 14.00 12.00 to 10.00 28.00to23.00 22.00tol8.00 20.00to 18.00 16.00tol4.00 COYOTE 1.00 to .50 HEAVY 7.50to 4.50 6.00 to 3.00 7J>0to 5.50 5.00ta 4.00 15.00to 12.00 12.00 to 10.00 10.00to 8.50 8.00to 6.00 1.00to^ iO .7510^35 20.00to 17.00 16.00toJ3.00 250(o 1.50 2.00to 1.00 LYNX CAT mm 0RD1NARY WINTER SHOT. DAMAGED AND KITTS AT HIGHEST MARKETVALUE 2.10to 1.85 1.80to 1.60 1.70to 130 1.50(o 1.20 2.75(0 230 225to 1.90 130 to 1.10 l.OOto .80 125to .90 35to .60 30to .40 35to 35 FALL CATCH 'EM-SKIN 'EM-SHIP 'EM ' j, We Want All the Idaho Furs You Can Ship COYOTE, LYNX CAT, MUSKRAT, and all other Fur-bearers collected in your sectioh in strong demand. A shipment to "SHUBERT" will bring you * 4 more money"—*'quicker." GET A SHIPMENT OFF—TODAY. You'll be mighty glad you did. These extremely high prices quoted for immediate shipment. SHIP VO UR FURS DIRECT TO B'SHUB THE LARGEST HOUSE //V THE WORLD DEAL/H^EXCLHsTl/EL^ */An - '25-77 W. Austin Ave Chicago, U.S.A. them forty minutes to pai h ive an Idea bow lung the column was and most of them were convales cents too, hut they hopped right along. How are the Rathdrum boys? Have you heard anything of them? so you More recent letters from Mark Egbers contain many interesting observations of things and conditions in Belgium. Writing from Waton, Belgium, he says the price of horses ; there is $1000 each and cows $500 each. Apples and eggs are 15 cents apiece and the highest wages are 60 cents a day. He also mentions the war wasted areas. William Carrick was in the Toul sector of France, about 17 miles from Nancy, according to recent letters to his parents, Rev. J Carrick. large auto for the headquarters stall and said he had made two trips into Germany since the armistice. and Mrs. J. G. He has been driving a SUCCESS AT THE BAT. H U Not Acquired by Striving to Out guess the Pitcher. Ihe batter who tries to outguess a Pitcher is making a big mistake, should try to Ugure out what the hurler probably will do. but at the same time should be set and ready for anything nml prepared to shift at short notice. Making up your mind in ad vance that you are going to hit a cer tain ball and then swinging at it re gardless of where it never get you into the .300 class. Let me caution He may come will . t ey ery young player against acquiring the bad habit of try mg to "kill the ball. Thousands of fellows who might otherwise have be come good batters have been ruined be cause they wanted to knock a home run every time up. If you meet the ball squarely and get the right amount of snap In your swing you do not need to take a windup and lunge at it with all your might. There Is a lot of life In a baseball, and when you hit it "on the nose" you ! don't need all your weight behind 'the ! bat. If you take care to apply your * power at the right moment, so that you will get the ball well out in front of you at the point where your swing is fastest and most powerful, the dis tance and speed will take care of them selves. There never . was « great hitter yet that swung with all his might nil time. You the may argue that the harder ! you poke the ball the longer distance I you will get, but the trouble is that it 1 is practically Impossible to time your ' blow properly and hit the ball ly when you take a square "washerwoman's swing. Once in n hundred times vou might happen to do so. but the other ninety-nine times you would Just be making yourself ridiculous. And no player is of much his team if he gets a home run year and either fans or sends flies or rolls feeble of the time. Every man must In value to . once up easy grounders tile rest a . . , , a way be his own trainer in baseball.-Ty Cobb in Amer lean Boj # His Sermon. "I used to worry about what 1 put Into a sermon." ssid the minister. •'Yes?" "But when I found that what people discussed was mainly the length of it I put about fifteen minutes into it and let it go at that."—Louisville Courier Journal. Love. Love is the most powerful of spells. Every other species of sorcery must yield to it. There is but oue power against which it is helpless. What is that? It is not fire; it is not water; it Is not air; it is not the earth with all its metals. It is time.—Heine. Grumbler. Johnson-They tell me that Dobba ia an awful grumbler. He is the kind of fellow who blames his face because it uceds a shave.— Pearsons Weekly. Jackson—He is. i Ju»t Pet Names. 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' ! ! * JeffSay< S' » tPT ^ 1 f [p| Ö —that he used to think he was getting more for his money by buying big plug of ordinary bacco, until he good taste that every man wants. It lasts so much longer that you get the tobacco satisfaction a to you looking for without extra cost. ran across Real Gravely. Now are , you couldn't make him switch back to the ordinary plug again. Gravely has that It goes further — that's why you ran get the good taste of this clast cf tobacco Without extra cost. F) , f. PEYTON BRAND Keal Gravely G hewing Plug — gac/I PKtx packed in a poffch ° I I - W Notice to Creditors StiiH* or Idaho, County of Kootenai ( Estate of Richard C. Humber, dec.iased. Notice is hereby given by the undersigned Administrator of the estate of Richard O. Ham her. deceased, to the creditors of, and all persons having claims against the said deceased, to exhibit »hem with the necessary vouchers, within 4 months after the first publication of this notice, to the said admin istrator at his office in Coeur d'Alene. Idaho, the same being l lie place for the transaction of the business of said estate, of Kootenai. State of Idaho. Dated, this lit h day of .Ian. 1919. J SS. in the County HEBT A. HEED. Administrator. 51. .Tan. 10,17,21,51, Feb. 7, 1919. Annual Report of Bench Highway District ending December 31, 1918. Rathdrum, Idaho, January 6 , 1919. Cash on hand Dec. 31. 1917 $ 873.30 County Warrants for 1918 1647.13 , Total Receipts i Cash Paul out fur 1918 $2520.42 2127.46 Balance on band Dec. 31,1918 392 96 P. G ZIEGLER, Secretary Bench Highway District. 33 It Cham l»erl;iin*.s Before using Cougli licin.Mly this preparation for a cough or cold you may wish to know what it has done for others. Cook, Macon, III., found it gives the quickest Mrs. O. writes, "1 have relief of any cough remedy I have ev.r used." Mrs James A. Knott,Chillicothe,Mo, «ays "Chamberlain's Cough Remedy cannot be heat for coughs and colds." H. J. Moore, Oval, Pa., used Chamberlain's Cough Remedy on several occasions when I was suffering with a settled cold and it has always brought about | says "1 have upon the chest a cure. Jan ad