oz. or 1 ton?
One ounce of Royal Baking
Powder is worth a ton of
cheaper baking powders
when you consider the su
periority in the quality,
healthfulness and taste of
food prepared with it.
Made from Cream of Tartar
derived from grapes
Contains No Alum—Leaves No Bitter Taste
THE RATHDRUM TRIBUNE
ESTABLISHED JUNE I. 1895
CULP BROS., Publishers & Proprietors.
J. H. M CULP. Editor.
PUBLISHED FRIDAY OP EACH WEEK
Ok* Year, ir paid in advance.11.50
To all subscribers outside of the United
States $2.00 per year.
I Foreign Adverti.ing Repre.ent.tive
TH E AMERICAN PR E SS ASSOCI ATION J
"Entered April 28,1903. at Rathdrura, Ida
ho, as second-class matter, under Act of
Congress of March 3, 1879.
The story is told of a party
of Americans, who, many
years ago, were taking a
driving tour through Corn
wall, England. One of them
was about to throw an old
newspaper out of the carriage
when he was checked by a
companion with the exclama
tion, "Ah, don't spoil Eng
land!" in allusion to the ex
treme tidiness of the English
countryside and villages. Let
us strive to keep America's
countrysides so tidy that they
will inspire the same respect.
1 HE return of national
prosperity is reflected in thei
shortage of farm labor men -
tioned in a federal report this
week. Increased demands fori
all classes of skilled labor,
skilled mechanics and farm
hands have practically put an
end to unemployment. There
seems to be work for every
one who wants to work and
knows how to work.
Americans are said to eat
their weight in sugar every
year, more than is good for
them, according to some
critics. The per capita con
sumption has greatly increas
ed since the war, and so an
excuse is furnished for mak
ing the price to soar.
again. Now the problem is
how to spend the vacation
usefully and profitably in lay
ing the foundation for future
Blew Out Dam.
The clam in Ilauser creek, near
Hauser junction, which regulates the
water In Hauser lake, was blown np
at noon Thursday of last week. One
side of the concrete structure was
lorn away, and the steel gate was
blown out and badly twisted,
ments of concrete were found 200
yards up the hill. The irrigation
company to whom the dam belonged
put a crew of men to work repairing
the damage, according to the sheriff
It Is believed that a heavy charge of
dynamite was used.
Visited Columbia Basin,
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Reiniger ar.d
sons, Leonard and Walden, accom
panied by Mrs. E. Q. Stoddard, Miss
Maude Stoddard aud Miss Maxine
Stewart of llathdrum, and Walter
and Cad Stoddard and families, of
Coeur d'Alene, made up a party of
fifteen who motored down to the
Columbia basin last Sunday
viewed the natural wonders of that
They were met at Almira by
Mrs. Walter DeMarsh and children,of
Community Methodist Church
The Ladies' Aid society met at the
home of Mrs. R. D. Clumpner Tnurs
day afternoon with Mrs. H. B Barnes.
Mrs. Clumpner, Mrs. G. A. Laird and
Mrs ' E ' Q 1 Stoddard as hostesses.
' Services at the usual hours Sunday,
M *» 20 '
J. C. Harvey, Pastor.
Seventh Day Adventist Church.
May 19 Sabbath School at 10 o'clock A. M.
Practical Duties, 1 Peter 3:1-11.—
Tin's lesson explains the purpose of
the teaching concerning the perfect
ing of Home life, gives instruction
regarding personal adornment, both
of the soul aud body,also the admoni
tion to prevent hindered prayers aud
furnishes the ethics of religion.
Primary Lesson—The Experiences of
Joseph in Egypt.
Mrs. A. E. Alberts. Supt.
Bible Study at 11 A. M., Leader, Martha
Prayer Meeting, Wed. P. M., May 23
at Mrs. Hufnagel's. Subject, — Per
sonal experience as to true Holiness,
explaining the meaning of the word
and discriminates between it and
piety, proving the necessity of both.
All are cordially Invited to come and
study with us.
1st Sunday of the month, no Mass; 2nd
and 4th Sundays. Mass at 11 o'clock; 3rd and
5th Sundays, Mass at 9 o'clock.
Doctrinal Instructions for the children by
Non-Catholics are always welcome at all
— D. L.
Mr. and Mrs. Art Treraan received
a visit from some friends Sunday.
Salva Kioldyifl and Jim Georgien 1
from Coeur d'Alene visited Gordon
P. L. Mayhew made a business trip
to Sandpoint Tuesday.
The Georgitff boys arc finishing
their new home, installing modern
The stage line running through
here is certainly making it convenient
for busy farmers
R. E Grove is suffering from a bad
case of oil poisoning
Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Grove and
Grant Riesiand motored to Spokane
For Sale; 38-55 Winchester rifle,
perfect condition, $18; 32-20 Colls
revolver, floe inside, fair out. $18 —
BAYONET AS WOOD-SPLITTER
Deadly Weapon of War Converted Into
Device That Is of Really
Ingenious minds In Europe have been
working overtime ever since the armis
tice was signed and hostilities censed,
I developing all manner of peaceful uses
for military equipment. Among the
many of these Innovations and adapta
tions Is the bayonet wood-splitter.
This device, as described In the
Scientific American, consists of the
standard bayonet scabbard, the bay
onet, and two members which hold the
bayonet and scabbard together and per
mit of mounting them on a wall, all as
How the Device Work«.
shown In the accompanying Illustra
A number of notches cut in the front
end of the scabbard permit of holding
a piece of wood of any length In place
while the bayonet does the splitting.
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writte n together with 5 cents (and
this slipjto Chamberlain Medicine Co,
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F. O. B . DETROIT
c 'A Greater Touring Car Value
The present price of the Ford
Touring Car is the lowest ever
And yet the car itself is a greater
value. It is better looking with
slanting windshield, a one-man
top and improved seats. And
there are many refinements in
The demand is so great that de
liveries will soon be impossible.
protect vourself, order now.
Make a small down payment, the
balance on easy terms.
Ford Prices have never been so low
Ford quality has never been so high
NEW FORD PRICES AT RATHDRUM:
Coupe .... 633 65
STEW AFT SKINNER. RATHDRUM, IDAHO
Truck (1 ton) 470.00
ury department has predicted that
the public debt will amount to about
$22,400.000,000 at the erd of the
flscal year, June 30, a reduction of
more than $1,600.000,000 in the lust
six-drawer Ideal sewing
machine, used only as demonstrator,
made by New Home Co., $38. Will
take pay in eggs.—Chilco Merc. Co.,
Secretary of State
C. O. Moore
H. O. Baldridge
F. A. Jeter
A. II. Conner
E. G Gallet
Supt, of Public-Instruct..Elizabeth Russian
State Treasurer '
State Mine Inspector
D. F. Banks
Alf Budge, Hobt. N. Dunn,
Win. A. Lee, Chas. D. McCarthy.
Congressmen—Burton L. French, Addison
w. E. Leo,
Ü.J1. Senators—William E. Borah, Frank E.
Judge of District Court W. P. McNaughton
E. V. Boughton
Members of Hohse of Representativés —
M, A. Klger, E. T. Taylor.
State Senator -
County Clerk, Auditor and Recorder—
Chas. O. Sowdor
Roger G. Wearne
S. H. Smith,
H. F. Cleland
County Supt. of Schools
County Commissioners.—1st District. Hans
Johnson; 2nd District. J. W. McCroa;
3rd District. Frank A. Morris
M. G. Whitney
R. C. Egbefs
T. L. Quarles
R. C. Hack
R. B. Mooney
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