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OF COUNTRY ARE OWNED ON FARMS State of Washington Has 42,428 Miles of Certified Roads "One thtird of all the motor hides in the United States are to be found on farms," said Walter P. Chrysler, chairman of the board of directors of the Maxwell Motor Cor poration and the Chalmers Motor Company, in New York recently. "It is estimated that there are to day 3,500,000 motor- cars and 400, 000 motor trucks on our farms. Iowa with nearly 200,000 motor cars and trucks leads, with the following states in the order named: Pennsyl vania, Kansas and'Nebraska. Forty Per Cent on Farms "Forty per cent of all the cars in the South are to be found on farms. "The National Automobile Cham ber of Commerce recently made a survey of trucks on farms and re ports from 40 per cent of the coun ties in the United States showed vc 138,308 trucks on the farms of those counties. The survey showed that on 256,060 farms in Alabama there were but 2,416 trucks while on 80, 415 farms in Iowa there were 7,318 tracks. "It was also revealed that there were but 223 trucks on 86,660 farms Kentucky while in Texas there were 4,079 trucks on 86,839 farms. Washington Figures "Figures were obtained showing that 2,014 tracks were found on 17, 763 farms in Washington, 1,630 on 22,567 and 1,034 trucks on 33,864 farms in Idaho." Mr. Chrysler pointed out how the automotive industry has made pos sible the greatest of all construc tion industries—road building. "Washington has 42,428 miles of certified roads, 1,273 miles in its primary systems, 1,697 in ondary system, miles of certified roads, 1,177 miles in its primary system and 1,628 in its secondary system. 40,200 miles of certified roads, 1,163 miles in its primary system and 1,609 in its secondary system. "In 1922 Oregon constructed 212 miles of road at a cost of $5,469, 765.72; Idaho constructed 208.5 miles costing $3,400,439.26 and Washington built 60.5 miles costing $1,961,389.31. In each instance the Federal Govern ment met about half the cost. "During the year the state of Florida built but 5.1 miles of roads costing about $35,514.43. Even Rhode Island did better. That state con structed 7.9 miles of roads at a cost of $342,756,29. "Oregon has 481.2 miles of Federal Aid roads completed, miles and Washington 371.7 miles. Oregon has 105.7 miles of such roads under construction, Idaho 94.4 and Washington 75.2 miles. The roads Washington under construction will cost $2,669,726.01, in Oregon $1, 513,305.25 and In Idaho $1,420,132.77. its sec Oregon has 41,826 Idaho has Idaho 424.6 in Road-Building Equipment "A study of road building statis tics will satisfy anyone that there is a definite relationship between the economic health of a state and its road building program. Washington had a total and trucks; "Last year of 210,716 motor cars Oregon had 134,125 and Idaho 63, 874. Registration revenues during the year gave Washington $3,291,671.70, Oregon $3,340,519.58 and Idaho $812, 943.72. all the states Washington is the number of cars registered, Oregon 27th and "Of and 18th in trucks Idaho 40th. "A table of numerical increases over registrations during 1922 Ore of 30th and Idaho 46th. 1921 shows In a table gon of percentage tion Washington and Oregon are tied for 27th place with a percentage of '3.7, and Idaho 47th with 5 per increases in registra cent. "Washington has a 6.5 inhabitants, Oregon to 5 8 inhabitants and Idaho one It is in motor vehicle to every every to every 8 inhabitants. note that Oregon ranks 14th and Idaho teresting to 7th. Washington 17th. "The effect of the wheat depres in a study sion can plainly be seen of motor car statistics In the three Pacific Northwest states." 1DAHO NEWS James Nifong, a resident of Mos cow for 43 years, died at his home in that city at the age of 91 years, 1 month and 15 days. He is survived by eight children and 15 grandchil dren. World's News Secretary of War Weeks announced on Sept. 24th, the sale of the Gorgas Plant and other government lm-| provements on the land of the Alabama Power Company, at Muscle Shoals, to the Alabama Power Com The sale price agreed was pany. $3,472,485. Great Interest and surprise were evinced by James B. Inglis, the lord mayor of York, England, and Mrs. I Inglis, when they stayed for a few hours in Seattle, on their way home, via San Francisco and New York, The surprise was occasioned when they learned how young a city Se-1 attle was; and to hear of the rapid development of the state afforded I them great Interest. "We have an official message from the people of Old York to the citizens of our young | American namesake," said the lord mayor. In their luggage they carry the 300-year-old mayoress's chain, I worn by all York's mayoresses, and a replica of the # lord mayor's chain, two strands of which are 500 years old. - The earthquake in Persia still con tinues nearly every day, according to word from Taskhend. Numerous shocks have been felt up to the | frontier of Turkestan. J. H. Wickham, aged 70, celebrated his birthday by playing 70 holes of | golf over the Hyperion Club links at | Des Moines, Iowa. There will be a shortage of lilies in the United States next spring, as virtually the entire stock of bulbs ln I Japan has been destroyed by the | earthquake and fire. - United States navy seaplanes won first and second places in the inter national seaplane race for the Schnei der cup at Cowes, England, world's chief naval air trophy. - The official itinerary of David Lloyd George's American tour is as follows: October 5, New York; 6 to 8, Mon treal; 9, Ottawa; 10 and 11, Toronto and Niagara Falls; 12 and 13, Winni peg; 16, Minneapolis; 16 and 17, Chi cago; 18, Springfield, Ill.; 19, Louis: 20, Louisville; 22, Indianapolis; 23, Cleveland; 24, Pittsburgh; Washington, D. C.; 27, Richmond, Va.; 31, Philadelphia; Nov. 2, New York. . A delegation of women's clubs was informed by Hiram Johnson in Los Angeles that "the proposed anti-child [labor constitutional amendment will receive the almost unanimous ap proval of the coming Congress and then will be speedily ratified by the states." The Polish Countess Cecilia Potops-1 kaka, whose maiden name was Kos-1 cluska, and believed to be a descend ant of the American revolutionary hero, has been sentenced to death for espionage, on behalf of Poland, in the alleged betrayal of 15 Polish communists to the Polish govern-1 ment. After a long, long fight, the ladies Canada have at last convinced the Canadian railways that the ladies should have equal rights with men, and so the Canadian National con tinental trains leave Vancouver, B. C., with a "ladies only" smoking com partment attached to the sleeper. The German "middle class" is fast dying out; they are almost starving, finding it impossible to follow their professions, even to eke out a daily A wonderful miserable existence. home for the aged in Charlottenburg, opened in 1915, richly endowed, has been obliged to close its doors. George Frame died recently in Sacramento, having passed the last seven years of his life penniless and ill at the county hospital. He was writer and newspaper man, and once a political leader in California. He is said to have been the only newspaper man surviving who accom panied Coxey's army on Its famous march. a The pageant "Wayfarer" had only nominal success during the two weeks it was showing in Los Angeles. The atrocious, only five the rest weather was nights of good weather, rainy and cold. The play was staged in the Coliseum stadium at Los An geles. Passive resistance in the Ruhr con celled by Germany has ceased. premiers approved the de of the government and de The German cision . . dared the readiness of their states defend the unity of the reich. However, there is still much unrest in the occupied territory. to Idaho News the United States Department of Ag riculture to be 28,000,000 bushels. Idaho wheat yield is estimated by Community and church organiza tions all over the state are busy get ting ready for the many activities during the winter. ceived 6,000 pounds of milk on one day just recently. Increasing busi ness makes the farmer think well of the dairying business in this com munity. - crops are reported from many Idaho counties this year, the yield per acre will average considerably more than any previous year. have completed extensive survey of oil structure in Eastern Idaho, with indications for oil extremely flatter ing. - The Wendell cheese factory re Splendid wheat yields and corn The University of Idaho geologists A large crowd witnessed the closing performances at the thirteenth an nual Kamiah Fair. It is estimated that over 3,000 persons jammed the stands and side lines to witness the program. It is hoped that the Boy Scout drive at Lewiston has proved a great success, and that the funds received will be sufficient for all needs for the ensuing year. dates set for the fair at Grangeville. it promises to be the best fair ever, October 10, 11 and 12 were the and the has forth every effort to make the exhibits and entertainments eclipse anything of former years, After inspecting a number of fields where strawberry root weevils were found to have been injuring the plants, County Horticulturist Harry isaman will not permit the plants to be shipped out of Clarkston. Many growers are not aware of the state requirement that all plants to be shipped out of the state must be of | ficially inspected. The American Order, Daughters of Sacajawea, apd the American Indian Association, jointly asked Governor C. C. Moore of Boise, to proclaim an American Indian day in Idaho. The Indians are claiming national recog Lition; more than 17,000 Indians were j n the world war; 10 were awarded the croix^de guerre; rated for bravery, and 10,000 in the American Red Cross, 150 were deco The Idaho Power Company has erected a fine fountain at the west en( j 0 f Malad bridge, on the old Ore g 0n Trail, four miles north of Hager I massive lava rock structure of beau design, constant stream of pure water, triangular plot of ground, leveled an( j fenced, adds much to the beauty The fountain is housed in a man. from which flows a A of the spot. William J. Cox, inspector of agri culture in Northern Idaho, and J. C. j ansenj inspector of agriculture in Southern Idaho, are very busy in specting lettuce and apple shipments. They may require several assistants, as the crçp is very heavy. All those selling or buying produce should un derstand fully the inspection re quirements. | j n g ver y close, the plants are in ex The head lettuce harvest is draw cellent condition in some districts, j w kile j n others they are not so good, | j ce jj er g lettuce is bringing $4 a crate in New York, and it is thought prob able that the Lewiston Orchards let . tuce will bring |5 a crate owing to j FUR-TRIMMEO Coats, Suits 3 and Dresses $5 in all new materials Prompt attention to mail orders Second Floor, Granite Blk. ECONOMY SHOP in sheet and book form—Popular and Classical. Our Sheet Music Department, with expert musicians in charge, la the oldest and largest in this section. A selection of good teaching terial can be secured on approval. "Bring Us Your Music Problems MUSIC ma HIM Spi Spokt\r\4' . Wiv. Main Entrance Opposite Davenport Eating What You Save Prepared by the Extension Service, State College of Washington Escalloped Tomatoes Use 3 cups of canned tomatoes or fresh tomatoes cooked. 1 tsp. salt; 1 tbsp.* onion juice or few drops onion extract; one-fourth tsp. paprika; 1 cup of toasted graham bread crumbs, or cooked yellow or brown rice and 2 tbsp. other fat. butter or Cover the bottom of the baking dish with a layer of tomato; add salt, paprika, and toasted bread crumbs or rice. Repeat, having crumbs on top. Bake in hot oven I until brown (about 15 minutes). To | Housebreaker (to householder) Hide me! If L'm found, I'm lost! Exchange. "THE PLACE IN THE SUN" Kamloops, British Columbia Where two transcontinental railway lines meet at Kamloops. Fruit Lands, Limited, have some 3,000 acres of irrigated land for sale in blocks of five acres and upwards. Inquiries are invited. For full particulars write R. F. 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Service free. THE 8ILLMAN, Spokane's high-clsss family hotel. Transients, $1 up. 3rd and Monroe. ICE MACHINES WE DO IT RIGHT. SPOKANE IOE MA CHINE OO,, 2124 E. Sprague. High, 58. MACHINERY ENGINES, HOISTS. MIXERS, PUMPS. Hofiut- Ferris Equipment Co., Spokane. make toasted bread crumbs, grate bread into fine crumbs, melt fat; toss crumbs in this until well blended. Tomato and Egg Salad Remove skin from firm ripe to matoes. Cut hard boiled eggs through the center, and remove yolks. Mix with salad dressing and refill whites. Turn tomatoes bottom side up and stand refilled whites in the places where part of core was removed, Serve on lettuce leaf with more salad dressing. This is a very pretty salad. Angvire Studio w T-Jtm Photographs of QUALITY, BEAUTY. ARTISTRY Specislr $12.09 Per Do*. Fernwell Bldg. SPOKANE, WASH. $7.St $18.00 MISCELLANEOUS SoOD^U&ÉDnFÏPETTSw^ïSîr^TlAsKA JUNK CO., S. 118 Adams St., Spoksns, MONUMENTS. WRirrnÏLANSTtoNÏJiæî^^ ksne. Wash., for prices and designs. k SPOKANE MONUMENTAL OO. Leading dealers in all Eastern and Foreign Granite and Marble Mona ment*. Designs and Prices by Mall. Large Stock. 808 W. Trent Ave.. Cor. Post. ÖPTOMETRIST AND OPTICIAN DR. B. ERNST, Orescent Store, main floor. Glasses fitted—lenses duplicated. ^SILVER-BLACK AND CROSS FOXES^ WILLIÂM D, BAMBO, 407 r iSprague. Spokana. PLATING AND ~ STOVE ' REPAIR MYEij"RfrtfBgjjfiC'lOOy W Ipokaae. TEACHERS' AGENCIES GRADE TEACHERS NEEDED,NEXT year positions open. Albert Teachers Agoy., Spokane. _ J^^NNERFÄl^MAW^^rÜRERS COATS, ROBES, RUGS AND REPAÏB work. Spokane For Tanning Co., 8. 0 Pina. NO COMMISSION SELL YOUR FARM THROUGH THE UNITED LISTING BUREAU 340 Rookery Bldg. Spokane, Wash. No Commission FOR SALE—MISCELLANEOUS ing orders for beauty clay. La Patricia Products Co., Bay Bldg., Seattle, Wash. REAL ESTATE AND FARM LANDS 820 A?I)AIRYRANOH'WITHlTiOOWS. Young stock, hay, horses, full cash rent. J. P. Kraut, Oocolalla. Idaho. 1; NEW TODAY FOR SALE. SUMMER RESORT—For a few dollars I can put you onto the best (Hot Lake) summer resort proposition In B. C. Capitalist or agent for same. S. F. Smith, 1325 Harbor Ave., Seattle.