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The Vashon Island record. (Vashon, Wash.) 1916-1919, November 23, 1916, Image 3

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Before-the-War Price
We bought our winter supply
of Cotton Blankets and Quting
Flannels before the advance
and are in a position to save
you money on them,
60 by 76 Heavy Blankets at $1.35 per pee
Amoskeag Outing at old price, 1256 rer yan
We also have on hand a large line of
Wool & Cotton HOSE & UNDERWEAR
Come in and see them or phone your wants and we
will deliver them with your next order,
Phone Ind. 152. “The store that serves you best.”
E. J. Kerl has recently pur
chased a 'Regal® car.
H. G. Ward and family are en
joying a new car purchased re.
Jay N. Robb motored over
from Seattle via the ferry on
Chas. Deppman in now the
owner of a ‘‘Mack" truck,
Rev. Murray has been ill for
several days, but is reported to
he improving.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Butts of
Glen Acres were among the Scat
tle visitors Saturday.
Keep in mind the concert to be
given Tuesday evening, Nov. 28/
in the Presbyterlan church.
The M, €. Ladies’ Aid have
for sale a nice home-made com
forter. Price reasonable. lln
quire of Mrs. . M. Jones.
Mrs, K. H. Gorsuch and little
son Sandy returned Saturday
evening from a visit with friends
at Rolling Bay and Seattle,
Mr. and Myrs. Wallace Beall
are receiving congratulations
upon the arrival of a son at their
home on Saturday, Nov. 18,
Miss Pearl Richards of Vashon
and Mr. Earl Geyer of Tacoma
were united in marriage in Seat
tle, Wednesday, Nov. 15. The
voung people will make their
home at Tracy.
W 8. Danner has disposed of
his 10-acre tract west of Vashon
to Roderick Thurston, who ex
pects to clear the same and other
wise improve it this winter.
Mr. and Mrs. Ted Gorsuch of
Ferndale are the proud parents
of a son born November 20, The
baby has bheen christened How
ard Case,
Miss Amelia Ericlkson, of South
Dakota, is visiting with her aunt.
Mrs. L. Stevenson, Glen Acres,
this week. Also, Miss Mary Led
letter, Ellen and Frederick Ste
venson, of Seattle, were week
end visitors at her home.
Saturhau Sperials
1 pound best Japan Tea, . 40c
1 pound can Pork and Beans, . 10c
15-cent can Quaker Hominy, . 10c
Remember, We Carry a Full Line of Hay, Grain and Feed.
Comeinand DAVID GAMMELL, S=29®. oon
get acquainted. “The Store That Saves You Money'’
Mr, and Mrs. Arthur Giltillan
are rejoicing over the birth of a
son, who arrived last Saturday,
Nov. IR,
Rev. W. E. Bates and Mrs.
Bates of Tacoma visited with
Vashon friends on Tuesday and
i Wednesday.
- The condition of J. G. Dußois
is reported to he somewhat im
Miss Lillian Steinbach return
ed Sunday from Tacoma, where
she had been visiting friends
over the week end.
A bunch of beautiful chrysan
themums from the Beall green
houses grace ye editor’s humble
sanctum and are appreciated.
My, and Mrs. J. V. Mollett and
little daughter of Tacoma return
ed home Saturday after.a week’s
visit with Mrs. Mollett’s parents,
Mz, and Mrs. R, M. Jones,
Mr. Phil Kinzer, a cousin of
Mrs, H. M. Whinery, was a visit
or to the Island on Tuesday. Mr,
Kinzer is general manager of all
the milic condensers in the west
and expects to secure some busi
ness on the Islands.
Attention is called to the fine
showing made in the financial re
port of the Vashon State Bank
in another colmmnn.
The Ladies’ Aid of the .M. E.
church will give a social in the
Log church, Tuesday afternoon,
Nov. 25, from 2 t04:30, in honor
of Mrs. F. E. Gilbert and daugh
ter who are soon to remove to
Last Sunday Dr. McKibben of
Kirkland was & visitor on the Is
land and we hope since the ferry
is making regular {rips that he
will find his way to the Island
L. C. Beall, jr., and R. K. Car
ver motored to Seattle, Tuesday,
via the ferry, with a load of
strictly fresh eggs for their city
trade from their respective poul
try ranches, and had the distine
tion of securing suto ticket No. 1
and passenger ticket No. 1 on the
The morning subject will be,
“Our Burdens.” Inthe evening
the pastor will begin a series of
sermons on the Three-fold Per
sonality of Jesus, the first being,
“Jesus Our Lawgiver,”
Thanksgiving Concert
Following is the program to
be given in the Presbyterian
church, Vashon, on Tuesday
evening, November 28th, begin
ning at eight o'clock., There will
be no charge for admission, but
an offering will be received:
Piano and Mandolin Duet .. .. selected
Misses Efie and Pearl Steen
Ladies’ Quartette, “Praise God in His
Sanctuary® . ....... E S Lorenz
Mrs, Hedrick, Misses Dick, Philiips
and Harmeling
Choir, *Sing Unto the Lord" ... Emer
Bass Soelo, Mr, Arvthur Gilfillan
ocal Solo, “My Days Are in His
| AR A d/s e s Cex pAL
Miss Nellie Dick. Violin accompan
tment by Me, Bert Stanley
Violin 8010 s, veiiunsseeans. . Selected
Murs. Marvie 88, Slattery
Ladies' Quartette, Tt is a Good Thing
te Give Thanks”. Ira B, Wilson
Voeal Solo, A Hymn of Thanksgiv-
Mr. Carver L
Voeal Duet, **l Waited For the Lord™
«vvoee . Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
Miss Dick, Mrs. Hedrick
Ladies' Quartette, O, Shepherd of Is-
TR UV ia s s ohiva e s MOFMISOR
Cholr, “Praise Ye Jehovah' .. Heyser
Keep This Date in Mind
There will be a motion picture
entertainment in the Presbyter
ian Church on Thursday even
ing, November 30, for the benefit
of the Boy Scouts and the Y., M,
C. A, A small admission fee
will be charged. Everyone come.
Bring the kiddies; for who love
the movies better than they?
This is to advise old customers
and new that I am now located at
my old stand and am prepared
to do general blacksmithing,
horseshoeing, wagon and repair
work to your satisfaction as here
tofore. B. Steinbach. 0.5-6.7
Poultry Expert Visits Islands
A. A. Giersch, superintendent
of the Seattle-King County Poul
try Association, was a recent vis
itor to the Islands for the pur.
pose of looking over the poultry
sitittition and also inspecting
some of the birds raised here.
Mr. Giersch expressed his con
fidence in the future of the Is
lands by stating they would ul
timately be the poultry center of
the great Northwest as Petaluma,
‘Culifomia, has been of that sec
tion. He also stated that the
Seattle-King County Association,
which will hold its seventeenth
annual exhibit in Seattle on Dec.
4.9, 1916, has started an innova
tion by exhibiting and judging
on the Hogan plan for egg pro
- Mr. Giersch owns a valuable
tract of ten acres on the Island.
Ar Open Meeting
The first open meeting of the
Y. M. C. A. was held in the hall
Tuesday evening. Rev. Gailey
gave a very interesting and in-
A male quartette, composed of
Messrs, J. W, and R. K. Carver,
Bruce Hedrick and Edward Har
| meling, pleased the sudience with
several vocal selections. The
large number present was indica.
tive of the interest the commu
nity is taking in the organization.
Wanking by Mail
Banking by mail i 8 often thot trouble.
some. This is because people think
that sending a deposit necessitates a
letter with it. That is not the case,
tho, Merely enclose your checks, prop
erly endorsed, in an envelope and mail.
We verify the amount of the deposit by
a return receipt if you so desire.
Ye People of Vashon
Mr. Theodore Mansfield, or,
as he is better known, ‘Ted,”
was the first man to run an auto
truck orany conveyance for tran
sportation of goods or people for
the accommadation of the resi
dents of Vashon Island. Ted
has always endeavored to give
complete satisfaction to Vashon
Islanders. If Vashon residents
over expect this Island to become
a prominent place it would seem
to be advisable to remain loyal
to men who have in the past
given satisfactory service, If
business pays, it is said Ted ex
pects to put on a larger truck.
To a few "‘boosters’ it seems we
should *‘Stick to the One Whom
We Know Can Be Trusted’” and
not try every “‘newcomer’ and
leave the “‘old timers,” for we
may be sadly mistaken in jump
ing to conclusions.
A Vashon Booster,
(Offieial Publication)
lacated at Vashon, State of Washing
ton, at the close of business on the 17th
day of November, 1916:
Loans and Discounts ... ......$53,071..96
OVAMAPALES, o I T slaas s 20,45
Bonds, Warrants and other
L Recurities L 14413281
Banking House, Furniture and
RRN (08 55 Sl Ae s a 0 OO
‘()lhl"‘ Real Estate owned. ... 4,478.80
Due from Banks . ............ 1475409
Cashon hand................ 2370.49
| TOtal . oaenvenbaians oe e 804,020,76
Capital stock paidin........$ 10,000.00
Surplus Fund............... 2,000.00
Undivided Profits. .......... 1L196.73
DEP051T5................. 80,824.03
oAI =S iR s N 94.(1’.!(!.'}01
State of Washington, County of King, ss, ‘
I, T. Hansen, eashicr of the above
named bank, do solemnly swear that J
the foregoing statement is true to the
best of my knowledge and belief. i
T. Hansen, Cashicr. ‘
Subscribed and sworn to before me
this 22nd day of November, 1916,
8. J. Steffenson,
Notary Public,
in and for the State of Washington, residing
at Vashon. |
Correct. Attest: L, W, Lewis,
W. B. Shoemaker, '
Directors, |
Fresh, Salt, and Cured Meats
Phone Ind. 2311 “Nothing But the Best”’
We do all kinds of Auto Repair Work
A full line of Ford Parts ...,,,,,..., Automobile Accessories
Pipe Cutting and Fitting ............... GASOLINE and OIL
Thompson & Williams, proprietors
Phone 173 Vashon, Wash.
Classified Advertisements
Five cents per line (count six words to
the linel, Minimum rate 20¢, cash
in advance, Remit stamps or M, O,
For SALE--2 good milk cows,
heifer calf, a good buggy and
harness, SIOO.OO cash. Box
52, Portage, Wash.
For SaLE- Perfection currant
bushes, Oregon Champion
gooseberry bushes; two year
stock. Prices right. P, Mec-
Cormick, Vashon Center, P.O.
Portage, Wash. 0.2.5
WanrteD - Beef cattle, veal calf,
and hogs. Maury Store, Wm.
Bush. Phone Red 165.
et WA eB IR ee S
['or RENT OR SALE —A Good
house; splendid fireplace, A,
Harstad, Vashon. 2
For SALE - Two or three horses,
harness and one heavy wagon.
Phone Ind. 206. 0-345
For SarLe A few selected White
Leghorn cockerals, Tancred or
Hogun breeding; very heavy
laying strain. L. C. Beall, jr.
For Savte- Good cow. Will be
fresh in January. Cail or phone
Ind. 167, Gilbert Olson. 5
Service $2.00 Cash
Registration papers shown
| on regquoest
; The Beall Greenhouse Company
Phone ma 167
For Prompt Auto Service
Vashon Isld. Wood Yard
All Sizes Fuel Wood
Orders will bhe promptly filled and
delivered to all points near Vashon.
Phone Ind. 208 EDWARD ZARTH
Our Job Printing Is Right
Up to Date

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