Th o Labor Jqur na 1
Entered at the postoffice in Everett, Washington, as second class mail matter.
K. P. MARSH- - Ed' l ™
j. E. CAMPBELL Business Manager
Phones—Sunset 148, Ind. 115
Subscription HjOO Per Year in Advance. Advertising lutes en Application,
Officers Everett Trades Council.
Wendell L. Williston - - President
E. A. Francois. - - Vice-President
M. T. Alllman - -- Secretary
E. J. Edney - Treasurer
Thomas Oooley Sergeant at irmi>
IMMIGRATION AND THE PANAMA CANAL.
"Approximately 500,000 European immigrants will land on the
Pacific coast within a year after the Panama canal is completed.
More than 500,000 transportation tickets have already been sold.
One line alone is equipped to take care of 100,000 immigrants. More
than 1,50*1 agents of one steamship company are working throughout
Europe selling transportation to the Pacific coast on the installment
plan. The difference in fare from European ports to ports of em
barkation on the Atlantic and Pacific seaboard is $30 to the Pacific
coast as aiiainst $20.fi0 to the Atlantic.
"In order to take care of the hordes of people who will come
here when the canal is completed, a government immigration station
—a reproduction of Ellis Island—should be established on Puget
Sound, for this is the country to which, because of its advantageous
climatic conditions and creat agricultural resources, most of the im
migrants will come. This is more vital than many people hero realize
tind another vitally important thing is to see that the immigration
is of the right character. * * * There are 2,100.000 acres of
arable land in the state of Washington which should be cleared nnd
made available for the coming hordes. Otherwise Second avenue will
teem with immigrants, with their packs on their hacks, looking- for
a sweatshop. The people of Seattle should immediately take steps to
see that they get the right kind of immigrants—the kind that will
make the soil productive and add to the general prosperity of the
state and at the same time build up it much better class of citizens.
There is no room in Seattle for the unskilled laborer, and as there
are comparatively few industrial plants on Puget Sound there is little
use for the skilled laborer from foreign countries. If the eomim:
aliens are sent into the sweatshops they will become dissatisfied with
their conditions and develop anarehial and socialistic tendencies.
Placed on the land, they wll he eonteuted and happy, have a stake in
the country and build up the very best kind of citizenship.
"There is no longer any doubt as to the number of immigrants.
The main thing is to satisfactorily settle them after they arrive, and
to see that every promise made to them is lived up to. * * *
Owing to misrepresentations of various kinds, we have lost the im
migrants from \orthern Europe, who are now flocking to South
Africa and South America. They are being replaced by aliens of a
lower type of intelligence and the result is a far greater amount of
illiteracy. Fifteen years ago the percentage of illiterates among im<
migrants was from 1 to 4 per cent. The percentage of illiterates
among arriving aliens today is from 20 to 70 per cent. • * *
I'nless some provision is made to take care of the immigrants upon
their arrival here, the streets of Seattle will be swamped with people
who know not where they are goinsr. nor what they intend to do.
Their predilection will be to bunt for a sweatshop, but if the proper
forethought is jriven the matter they can be converted into good citi
zens who will add to the general prosperity of the state."
The above words are not the "mouthings of a fanatical labor
agitator" but the utterances of a man high in the world of finance—
a member of the syndicate that backed the Pacific Terminal company
in its efforts to establish terminal docks in Seattle—Mr. Charles Fenri.
Mr. Fenn belongs to a class that is interested in seeincr an immense
population on the Pacific coast. It means business to his syndicate
and his class. But the writer sees the danger in a wholesale exodus
from Southern Europe of an illiterate, dependent class of immigrants.
How much more should the workers on this coast be alive to the
ianger that threatens when the Panama canal shall be opened to
traffic? Certain interests are trying to lull us to sleep by the as
sertion that the immigrants will flock to the land, engaging in agri
culture and adding to the wealth and prosperity of the state. We
greatly fear that, this part of the program will be more imaginary
than real. Coming to our shores without money, without friends,
with no knowledge of our language or of our customs, the probability
is that they will become easy prey to the blandishments of the un
scrupulous employers of labor who see in the incoming horde a wealth
of cheap labor. Our American standard of living, our wage scbedules
and our hours of employment mean less than nothing to the em
ploying class Labor conditions arc obtained and held not because
of that class but in spite of it. Eternal vigilance, constant agitation
and organization are necessary if labor is to hold the standard of liv
ing it has built up on the coast against the onslaught of capital which
will surely come when the labor market becomes congested with the
immigrants from Southern Europe. Organized labor must be in the
forefront of the preparation to meet the new conditions which will
arise on this coast within two or three years time. Congress must
be besieged to pass a stringent educational and illiteracy test for im
migrants at the next session of congress. The great body of unor
ganized workmen in the woods and mills and factories of this state
must be organized for their own protection and ours. Public senti
ment must be aroused to the peril in an unrestricted immigration to
this coast. The time is short. Every man and woman in the ranks
of organized labor must resolve to do bis or her part in the work that
must be done to hold fast to that which has been gained throtitrh toil
and sacrifice against the oncoming wave of European pauper labor.
TOO MUCH POLITICS.
Monday and Tuesday found things
quiet around the Labor Temple, even
the Hysterical society adjourning un
til after election. Now that the busi
ness of saving the country is properly
Have Your Letterheads, Bill
Heads, Etc. printed on paper
bearing the Papermakers
Label. Only obtainable at
Everett Print Shop
Phones«J«J 2912 Rockefeller
PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY
Labor Temple, Everett, Wash.
attended to things will resume their
wonted activity The president of the
Hysterical society has notified all
members that the society will resume
its daily session at once and that a
fine will bp imposed on absentees be
ginning with next Monday morning.
You arc hereby summoned to appear
within sixty days after the date of the
first publication of this summons, to-wit,
within sixty days after the ISth day of
October, WIS, nnd defend the aliove en
titled action, in the above entitled court,
and answer the complaint of the plain
tiff, and serve a copy of your answer
upon the undersigned attorney for plnin
tiff at his office below stated; and in
case of your failure so to do, judgment
Published by order of the Kvcrett
Electric Companies -Snoqnalmie Light
Postal Telegraph Company.
Barber Shops — Independent, IWJ
Hewitt: Win. Whittaker, Lowell; L H
Turner, 1104 Hewitt; Mitchell hotel
Iron Works —Summer Iron work*
Bayside Iron works, L'verelt Iron
Hotels and Cafes-Mitchell hotel;
Bottling Works -Van Valey Bottling
works; Everett Bottling works.
Plumbers—C. K. Schweitzer, Ea«t
Side Plumbing Co., 3316 Kverett.
Electricians-R. P. Bush. F. R. Hare.
American Pile Driving Co.
Carpenters—Piatt, Paddock, A. Bvna
ranr, Fred Tubbs.
Plasterers—A. C. Wright, A. L Rnapp
Booth) Wm. Carter, Cha*. Hottcn.
Contractors —P. Sampaon, J. Winter
mute, I.arsnn Bros.
Painters —Anderson A Stccn. William
Ferguson. Wm. Christenson, M. Rokeen,
Warehuose —Foot of California street
Cement Workers -Pettit, Sr.
SCHOOL CHILDREN FOR
If Everett's school kiddles could
have decided the national election,
Theodore Roosevelt would have been
the next president. Several of the. city
schools held regular elections for pres
ident and there was nothing to it but
the Rough Rider. Never mind, when
the kids grow up, chances are that
Roosevelt will still be running.
Election is over. We are not all
satisfied. We couldn't all win. Some
body had to lose. But there isn't a
reason on earth why we shouldn't lay
aside the hammer and get in and boost
for old Everett. Our homes are here,
our business and our jobs. We are
not going to quit the town, so let's get
in together and make it a pleasant
place in which to live.
One wag remarked as the national
returns were coming in: "Four years
ago Roosevelt made Taft president
and now he's unmaking him. Bet a
plugged dime that Taft isn't saying
'The Lord gave and the Lord taketh
Application No. 8615.
NOTICE OF SALE OF STATE LANDS.
Notice is hereby given that on Sat
urday, the 7th day of December, 1012,
between the hours of ten o'clock in the
forenoon and four o'clock in the after
noon, commencing at ten o'clock in the
forenoon of said day, in front of the
main entrance door to the County Court
House in the city of Everett, County of
Snohomish, State of Washington, cither
by the County Auditor of said county
or by a member of the Board of State
Land Commissioners of the State of
Washington, the following described
state lands, together with the improve
ments situated thereon, will tie sold at
public auction to the highest bidder
Application No. 8615.
NE. \'i of SE. Vi and SW. >/, of SE.
Vt of section 16, township 31 north,
range 5 east, W. M.. containing 80 acres,
more or less, according to the govern
ment survey thereof. appraised at
Said land will be sold subject to the
terms, conditions nnd reservations of
Chapter 10!) of the Session Laws of 1911,
relating to casements for rights-of-way
and the carrying of timlnr. stone, min
eral nnd other products over the same.
Said lands will lie sold for not less
than the appraised value above stated
and upon the terms and conditions fol
TERMS AND CONDITION'S OP SALT
—Not less than one-tenth of the pur
chase price must be paid at the time ol
sale to the officer making the sale. Th<
purchaser, if he be not the owner ol
the improvements, must forthwith paj
to the officer making the sale the fui
amount of the appraised value of the im
provements, as above stated. Onetcntl
of the purchase price must be paid an
nually thereafter on the first day o:
March of each year, with hi tare st on al
deferred payments at the rate of =i.\- pel
centum per annum, together with ac
crued interest on any balance, at thi
same rate: Provided. That any pur
chaser may make full payment of prin
fipal. interest and statutory fees at an\
time and obtain deed or state patent
The purchaser of land containing tim
ber or other valuable materials is pro
hibitcd by law from cutting or remov
ing any such timber or materials with
out first obtaining consent of the Com
missioner of Public Land, or the board
until the full amount of the purchaai
price has been paid and deed issued.
All sales of state lands are made sub
ject to the reservation of oils, gase«
coal, ores, minerals and fossils of BTef
name, kind and description, and to th
additional terms and conditions pre
scribed in the act of the legislature ap
proved March 20, 1007, being section '■
of chapter 250 of the Laws of 1007.
The above described lands are offeree
for sale in pursuance of an order of thi
Board of State Land Commissioners, am
an order of sale duly issued nnd certi
fled by the Commissioner of Publi
Lands of the State of Washington nov
on file in the office of the county and
itor of snid count v.
(Seal) FRANK C. MORSE.
Assistant (Vimmissioner of Public Land"
Date of first publication, Nov. 1
fN THE SUPERIOR COURT OK THE
STATE OF WASHINGTON. IV AND
FOR THE COUNTY <>F SNOHOMISH.
Tnlia Robertson, plaintiff, vs Duncan
The State of Washington to the above
named defendant. Duncan Robertson
will It ren I. red against you according
to the demand of the complaint, which
has been filed with the clerk of aaid
The object of this action is to obtain
a decree of divorce from the defendant,
upon the ground of failure to provide,
together with desertion and abandon
ment for more than one year proceeding
v nccmcnt of this action.
J. Y. KENNEDY,
Attorncv for Plaintiff.
Postoffice addres-. 409-410 Colby Bldg.,
tt, Snohomish county, Washington.
Date of first publication, October 18.
IV THE SUPKRK'K COURT OF THE
STATE OF WASHINGTON, IX AND
FOR SNOHOMISH COUNTY.
\. 11. Norton, plaint iff. vs. Arthur Tre
rice nnd Anna Trerice, his wife, nnd
all other persons and parties un
known, claiming any right, title,
estate, lien or interest in the real
estate described in the complaint
'the State of Washington to the said
Arthur Trerice and Anna Trerice, his
wife, nnd all other parties or persons
unknown, cliimining any right, title,
estate, lien or interest in the real
e>tatc described in the complaint here
You and each of you arc hereby sum
moned to appear within *ixty days after
the date of the first publication of this
summons, to-wit, within sixty days after
the 18th day of October, 1912, and de
fend the above entitled action in the
above entitled court, and answer the
complaint of the plaintiff, and servo a
copy of your answer upon the under
signed attorney for the plaintiff at his
office below stated; and in case of your
failure so to do Judgment will bp ren
dered against you according to the de
mand of the complaint, which has been
filed with the dork of said court.
The object of this action is to foreclose
a mortgage on the following described
real estate, to-wit, a parcel of land 12
rods wide and 40 rods long off of the
east side of the east half of the north
east quarter of the southeast quarter of
northeast quarter of section 28, township
30, north, range 5, cast \Y. M., Snohom
ish count v. Washington.
Attorney for Plalntif.,
Office and postoffice address, 2-3
Fobea Everett. Wash.
Date of first publication, October 18.
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE
STATE OF WASHINGTON, IN AND
FOR IHE COUNTY OF SNOHOMJSH.
In the Matter of the Estate of Delia B.
Notice is hereby given by the under
signed, administrator of the estate of
Delia 1,. Johnson, deceased, to all credit -
hi'- ( : and all persons having claims
against the estate of Delia B. Johnson,
de.-eased, and against the community
composed of said Delia B. Johnson, de
ceased) and Charles A. Johnson, to ex
hibit them with the necessary vouchers,
within one year after the date of this
notice to the said administrator at the
office of Coleman, Fosarty & Andcrsoi,
in the Walsh block, Everett, Washing
ton, the same being the place for the
transaction of the business of said estate
in the city of Everett, Snohomish county,
Dated this 19th day of October, 1912.
( IIARLES A. JOHNSON,
Administrator of the Estate of Delia B.
To Hans Brandjord. the owner of the
hereinafter described property:
You are hereby notified that the un
dersigned is the holder and owner of a
certificate of purchase covering among
other property lots numbered twenty-one
(21) and twenty-two (22) in block two
(2), College Hill addition to Everett,
Washington, by virtue of a sale of sai 1
property by the city of Everett for an
assessment for the .laying off, extending
and establishing of Federal street, in
said city. That unless redemption of
said property is made within sixty days
from the date of the first publication of
this notice, to-wit. within sixty days
from October 25, 1!)12, demand will be
made for a deed to said described prop
erty as provided by law.
Dated at Everett, Washington, this
21st day of October, 1912.
No. 2909 V, Hewitt Aye., Everett, Wash.
Date of first publication, October 25,
NOTICE AND SUMMONS.
IN" THE SUPERIOR COURT OE THE
STATE OF WASHINGTON, IN AND
FOR THE COUNTY OF SNOHOMISH.
Dan Neeson, plaintiff, vs. Charles Myer,
The State of Washington to Charles
You are hereby notified that the above
named plaintiff is the owner and holder
of Certificate of Delinquency numbered
A 11455, issued and dated the 23d day of
July, A. D. 1910, by the county of Sno
homish, state of Washington, for the
amount of four and 25-100 (4.25) dollars,
the same being the amount then due and
delinquent for taxes for the years 1008
and 1000 upon real propery of which you,
the said defendant, Charles Myer, are
the owner and reputed, owner, situate in
said county und more particularly de
scribed as follows, to-wit:
Weft nine hundred five (905) feet of
south one-half (S'/i) of southeast quar
ter (SE'4) of northwest quarter (NWV 4 )
"f section thirty two (32) of township
thirty (30), north of range six (6), E.
W. la., and upon which the above named
plaintiff and assignor has paid subse
quent taxes assessed against said prop
erty as follows:
Taxes for the year 1910 amounting to
$2.8(1 paid August 31, 1912.
Taxes for the year 1911 amounting to
*2.G4 paid August 31. 1912.
The amount of said Certificate of De
linquency, bearing interest at the rate
of fifteen per cent ils per cent) per an
num from its Raid date and all of said
several amounts so paid for subsequent
taxes as aforesaid bearing interest at
the rate of fifteen rwr cent (15 per cent)
per annum from the respective dates of
payment as aforesaid; all of which is
now due the above named plaintiff.
And you and each of you are hereby
summoned to appear within sixty days
after the date of the first publication of
this notice and summons exclusive of the
date of such first publication, to-wit,
within? sixty days after the 20th day
of September, A. D. 1912, exclusive of
said day, and defend the above entitled
action in the court aforesaid, or pay
the amount due as above set forth, to
gether with the costs. In case of your
failure go to do, judgment will be ren
dered foreclosing the lien of said Certifi
cate of Delinquency, taxes, penalty, in
terest nnd costs, against the lands and
premises hereinbefore mentioned and de
By RALPH C. BELL,
Prosecuting Attorney and Attorney
for Plaintiff. P. 0. address.
Date of first publication, September
20, 1912. 7t
CONSULT US ABOUT YOUR EYE
We don't prescribe glasses unless you
need them. We make our own glasses
and sell them at moderate cost, and
EVERETT OPTICAL CO.
2812 Colby Aye. Everett, Wash.
E. E, WEBER, Proprietor
2903 Hewitt Avenue—Riverside
S. D. LOVE J. F. MELANG
Love & Melang
Colby and California
Both Phones 256
UNION PLUMBING AND HEAT
R. M. Westover.
C. A. Healy.
B. M. Richards.
J. H. Baillie.
F. W. Dailey.
A. P. Bassett.
Thompson Plumbing & Heating Co.
Everett Printers Who Can Put
the Label on Your Printing.
1 Everett Print Shop
2 Herald Printing Co.
3 Tribune Printing Co.
4 F. B. Hawes Printing nnd Sta-
6 Puget Press.
8 Commercial Press.
SOUTH ( PARK GROCERY
Staple and Fancy Groceries
Grain and Produce
We Have Union Made Brooms on
41st and Colby
Sun. 2160, Ind. 301 X
JOHN F. JERREAD
AND E M BALM ER
ap39 Rroadway Phone M. 730
DAY AND NIGHT SERVICE
J. L. MORROW
Cleaning and Pressing
2811 Hewitt Aye., Everett
Myron M. Deiwert
STAPLE AND FANCY
Prompt, delivery to any
part of the city.
Cor. Rockefeller Aye. and
S. D. CLARKE
Argall & Clarke
WALL PAPER, PAINTS AND
Paperhangin g, Painting, Kalso
Estimates Furnished—All Wok
Phones —M. 213, Ind. 299Z
Res. Phone 1208
We Carry a Line of Union Label
N. B. CHAI. LA COMBE
FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND
Telephone Main S6B
2X12 Rock, fe ~ Aye. E> rett
PATHE'S WEEKLY PICTURES
Every Monday and Tuesday
Grand Ridge Coal
Brackebush, Wright & Shaw, Incorporated
Both F»honee 831
We Give S. & H. Green Trading Stamps
Pastime Pool Parlor
in its new quarters. Most up-to-date place in the state. Twenty first
class tables. Good order. Good music. Everybody invited to see the
ROBINSON & DRLESSLEIN, Props.
Monte Crisio Meat Market
1715 Hewitt Avenue Both Phones 201
Ask fori. B.C. [Bread
FOR SALE BY ALL THE LEADING GROCERS.
Made Under the Most Sanitary Conditions.
Investigation Invited At Any Time.
IDEAL BAKING COMPANY
F. GENGE, F. MILHEIM, S. NESS.
CANYON WOOD CO.
DRY MILL AND SLAB WOOD
PLANER ENDS v ▲ -r
TIMBER ENDS I ■ 1 A I
Slabs and Mill Wood V>4 V/l llj
Spokane, Butte or
Minneapolis, St. Paul
"Route My Ticket that Way"
Tell that to the Ticket Agent and insist on
routing via this line of the
North Coast Limited
The "Crack Train of the Northwest" running daily
from the Pacific Coast
THROUGH TO CHICAGO
With Observation-Library Car, Standard and Tourist
Sleeping Cars, Coaches, Dining-Car ,
Through to Chicago
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY LIMITED
Through to Kansas City and St. Louis
Through Tickets and Every Assistance
C. 0. MARTIN, General Agent
2825 Colby Avenue, Everett, Wash
A. D. CHARLTON, A. O. P. A., Portland, Oregon.
k-J-L/ "Everett's Live Wire"
The Coolest Theatre
in the City.
Matinee daily 2:30. Evenings 7:30 915 Pri»
served seats 25c, boxes 35c. ' 1 wgm m I 15c, re-
WASHED NUT AND LUMP
MILL AND SLAB WOOD
We Garry a Full Line of
Friday, November 8, 1912.
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