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N P,.O E MONITOr. VOL. IX. +NO. 50 MONROE, SNOHOMISH COUNTY, WASH., FRIDAY, DECEMBER 20, 1907 81.00 PER YEAR The Store For iVlen HOLIDAY OIFTS Clothing Shoes Ha Trousers Underwear Suit Cases Fancy Shirts Suspenders Muflters Neckwear Handkerchiefs Fancy Vests Collars & Cuffs Fancy Hose A visit to our store will convince you that we have the finest iine in town. Your inspection is invited. H, H, WELLER Clothing and Shoes 12 East Main St., Ferguson Block O4k4HHHI,4P @4HI,4, O4HHHI4HH''4HI' Z CHAS, F, ELWELL I WHOLESALE & RETAIL i BUEHER i MONROE, WASItlNG'I'ON. ! Always on Hand. " i .000 ,4k04O 4Hl'@O414HkO4'4kO4OO i , STRANDBERG Does First-Class Shoe Repairing at Mode- rate Prices and at Specified Time. i Located at Monroe Shoe Store @OOO.O+41+O4kO4,4kOOO 41+OO41'4H Monroe Schools The Monroe Public Schools close to- day for the holidays. Teachers, as well as pupils, will be glad to have the much needed rest. The vacation will be two weeks, school reopening Jan- uary 6th, 1908. Special exercises were held today in each room. The primary grades, for the past week, have been prepar- ing for the exercises by constructing wall pockets, calendars, etc., made from colored cardboard and orna- mented by their own art in water colors. The school has grown considerably during the past year, and the crowded conditions that existed in nearly every room are now eliminated by the neat- ly, well-planned new building. The enrollment is the largest in the history of the school; there are three hundred and forty enrolled in all. It is doubtful whether there is seating capacity for all another year, if the city continues to grow as it has in the past. The new addition to the corps cf teachers, Mr. Holton Hall of Everett, will be here to take charge of the seventh grade when school reopens January 6th..Mr. Hall is a man of considerable experience and comes well recommended. Both teachers and pupils will be glad to welcome Mr. Hall to our midst. Parliamentary*drill and literary ex- ercises have been installed in the high school It is likely that no branch that is taught in high school work is as important in practical life as a good knowledge of parliamentary rules The power of one's being able to stand be- fore an audience, to think clearly and speak forcibly, and knowing when and how to express his thoughts, is a great attainment The teachers will spend their holi- days in various places. Superinten- dent Findley will leave for Spokane. Miss Creuger, of the high school, con- templates a trip to eastern Washing- ton. Miss Ehey will spend the holi- days in Everett, Mrs. Demand in Port- land, Mrs. Bold in 8eattle, Mrs. Austin and Miss Hartzell in Monroe, and Miss Beach in Everett. Escape at Reformatory An escape was made at the new 3tate Reformatory this morning at tbout 5 o'clock by a man named Powell, or Powers, who was at firs*, reported to be James Powell Cram Monroe, but turns out to be a drummer sent up from Everett for forgery. He was Working as a helper in the kitchen, and asked leave to go to the closet, and ket going. A guard followed him out, but it was very dark, and nothing could be seen of him. Supt. Irwin immetiately notified the officers in twn and had men posted at the trategic points around, and it is thought sure that he will be taken. First Men Arrive H.oe.oo+ Twenty-five trusties and six guards MONROE FtSH MARKET Keep constantly on hand all kinds of Fresh and Salt Fish, Oysters, Crabs and Clams. Gen- uine Imported Norway Herring. arrived from Walls Walls Mon- day morning for the Reformatory. The men will be employed in clearing the grounds for the permanent buildings. The men came from 0kanogan county, where they have been working on the roads duriffg the re:miner. An addi- tional room for storage is being built From the County Records Additional Locals Chattel Mortgage--F. O. Pattison $1.50 Umbrellas goinl at 93 cents et ux to William Cook, December IO, Eat Root's. 1907, 1 donkey engine with riggings, ,.. e. u^a .... a. o.. See Mo,uy c .......  ......... page d44.45. .,. 14 for Christmas bargains. Warranty Deed--W. J. Wa,ams et " " on tx to William Madill, November 25,] The great Swedish play, Y Yon- 1907, nw nw section 32-28-7, $1. son," the only successful rival of "0le Mortgage--William Madill et ux to Fred Gardell et al, November 25, 1907, : nw nw section 32-28-7, $175. Mortgage--& F. Anger;no to Robt. Moody, December 6, 1907, all cedar poles, piles and logs, together with boom sticks and boom chains, in or on banks of Snoquahnie river, llhorses, wire cable, etc., $16,000. Mortgage--Stephens Bird Lumber Co. to Gee. M. Roberts et al, April 13, 1907, nw no, s ne and n se section 18-27-7, containing 200 acres, $4,000. Assignment of Mortgage--Gee. M. Roberts et al to C. J. House, Dec. 16, 1907, same as above, $4,216. Satisfaction of Chattel Mortgage-- Monroe State Bank to A. D. Gaisford, December 18, 1907, printing plant known as the Washington Transcript, complete, situated in Monroe, $550. Chattel Mortgage--A. Gaisford to Monroe State Bank, December 16,'07, same as above, $500. Bill of Sale--Pioneer Drug Co. to E. A. Roberts, December 16, 1907, stock of drugs, etc., situated in Ever- ett, $5,200. ,ease,-C. J. House et ux to E. A. Roberts, December 16, 1907, lease of premises at No. 3004 Hew;it avenue for 2 years at $600. Lease--Alice S. Tester ta Michael Hassenfratz, September 21, 1907, two acres in ne nw ne section 15-27-6 for three years at $24 a year. Trespassing Hunters---Notice ---Arrest (Pierce's Washington Code, 81832). "Any owner or other legal occu- pant of enclosed premises used for meadow, pasture or cultivation or any other use may post at the usual place or places of entrance or entrances upon the same written or printed notices, forbidding persons to tres- pass upon said enclosed premises for the purpose of hunting or pursuing game without first obtaining the con- sent of the owner or legal occupant thereof. Any person entering said lands for said purposes while said notices are so posted shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and for every such offence shall be punished by a fine of ten dollars, one-half of which shall be paid to theowner or l legal occupant of said premises, and l the other half into the school fund in the county in which the act of tres- )ass is committed. "For the carrying out of the pro- of this section the owner or legal occupant of the premises may arrest the trespasser upon his prem' ises, taken in the act, without a war- rant, and take him before the nearest jastice of the peace for trial, or may have a warrant issued as in other cases of misdemeanor; and any nat- ural barrier, as a river, lake or other obstruction to the passage of stock, shall for the purposes of this act con- st;turn an enclosure." K. 0. K. A. The Knights of King Arthur sat down to a feast Monday night that 0. K. A, is a new secret order for Roberts Goes to Everett boys Its ritual is perhaps not sur- E A Roberts has bou+ht the C J passed by any of the orders in beauty, . . . - r, .... ;w'lmovement and worth The feast was )ue drn sore in vere, on n - ' . g ....... [ ,otten un by themselves and conmst- itt avenue, tiversiae, an mr. anu mrs, t " - ,.. . Roberts will move to Everett th flrst/ee:fa:2rl:;;e?l:f s2:d:ic;: of the year. G.M. Roberts will re-I P main here with the Monroe store, chocolate Everything was in abund- ance. Twelve boys were seated at '-"  the table, all Sir Knights: King, Sir two Pairs---Good to [}raw To Clyde Buck; Seneschal, Sir Arthur Open every day except Sun- onto the temporary building, was attractive and delicious. The K. day. __ , -----.*- R,)I (]HAS, JOHNSON, Prop, I E @40 / House -- = - -- -: ****/ 'r,,,.+  ii i A0000Co. tt ]veretg i ,,. It Manufacturers of Tents and 1 Awnings. / Horse and Wagon Covers. i/ i Flags of All Kinds. 0| Robinson; Ke.epor o Ring's Exchequer, gh, Jacob Koenan: Sentinel, Sir Ar- thur 8ewell, Sir Robert Rave!!, 8h' Joe Hathaway, Sir William Teeple, Sir Ralph Dolloff, Sir William Pearsall. I Roy. W. L. Richardson, Merlin of the [order, and Mrs, Richalson, invited I guest, were present. Born to Mr. and Mrs. E. Hemingson, December 4th, a son. Born to Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Hewitt Canvas Goods of Every Description. t I December 14th, a daughter. Duck of All Widths and Weights  ' 1501 Hewltt Ave,, ETerett, Wash, i Born to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ko nan, December 15th, a daughter. J, Car. Hoyt, opposite P.O. Born to Mr. and Mrs. John Sjos- t Phone810,3. Res. 8131. t eeeeeeeee9 tram, December 28th, a son. Oleson," and by many cons!dered of greater merit, is booked for the Mon- roe opera house December 28th. The prize winners at the 0wls' mas- querade last Saturday night were: For best costumes, Joe MeIntyre and Miss Edna Teasdale, both of Sultan; ]=eat waltzers, George Santos and Miss Alice Santos of Park Place. Rev. J. McKean is prominently men- tioned as the coming appointee for chaplain of the Reformatory, and it is generally acknowledged that the posi- tion is due him if he will accept it. As it is, the town has no representa- tive in the Reformatory affairs, and this appointment would give general satisfaction. One of Buns Bird's lady friends. knowing him to be a ba:helor and un- able to handle a needle, considerately mailed him a pair of "bachelor but- tons." Realizing that his duties were at times strenuous, and thinking that I the ordinary shingle nail would prove inhdequate, she sent two thirteen inch steel wire spikes. A celebrated case was tried before Judge Farmer of Milton precinct yes- terday. James Frazier brought sui:: against R. L. Davis for what was lack- izg of a cord of wood which he had bought. Davis claimed that he sold the wood by the load and not by the cord. Attorney Bascom for the plaint- iff and Attorney Coleman of Everett for the defendant enlightened the judi- cial intellect on he facts and law in the case, and a judgment was given the plaintiff for $1.12, and costs against the defendant. M. E. S. S. Oficers At the Methodist Sunday school board meeting Thursday evening tim following oftlcers aad teachers were elected for next year: Benj. Sykes, superintendent; Rev. Mc- Kean, assistant superintendent Miss Hartzell, secretary; Mrs. B. Sykes; treasurer and librarian; H. Helgcsen, choirister; Mary Hohn- quist, organist; Ethel Tallman,! M'try Holmquist, Mrs. Bascom, [rs. Russell, Mrs. Dickinson, Mrs. Austin, J. McKean and Mr. Bur- gess, teachers Advertised Letter List. Monroe, Wash., Dec. 16, 1907. The following letters are unrolled for at this office: John Bore Clayto n Brown, John Burke. F. W. Cremmessatt. Peter Doudt. N. Emery: Gee, Preeman. F, L. Hansen. Green Hansen. Chas. Hickerson. Ralph King. Mat Kankala. A. Keirn. :John J. Larson. W. R. Middaugh. John Preppers. P. Poelsma. Carl Stillman. When calling for the above, please say advertised. ROBT. It. STAPLETON. P. M. eb B4- Beware of Frequent Col:is A succession of colds or a protracted cold is almost certMn to end in chronic catarrh, from which few persons ever wholly recover. Give every cold the attention it deserves and you may avoid this disazreeable disease. How c,m you cure a cold? Why not try Chamber- lain's Cough Remedy? It is highly recommended. Mrs. M. Vhite of But- loP Tenn., says: "Several years ago I was bothered with my throat and lung-. Someone told me of Chamberlain's Couh Remedy. I began usin. it and it relieved me at once. Now my throat and lun's are sound and well." For sale by E. A. Roberts ann W. E. Mans- tield. H EADQUA00TE00,:.5. FOP, HOLIDAY PP, ESENTS ? A full line of Watches, Diamonds, Jewehy, Cut Glass, Silverware. Special low prices all this month. C. E. RITCHtE, Jeweler . G 1.71' ?d]!l t That give a perfect fit. We have a+complete line of Corsets and Girdles. The latest things in [] Scarfs, Silk Opera Shawls, H Lon2 and Short Kid Gloves, 3 Belts and :[-leather Bloom Skirts [r formm price $4.98 & $5.59, now $3.98 : [f.ll|kled} and others from $3.00 up to 88.00 [ . ,Ve alo ,h:ve :t con:plete line of LAI)sES SII.K A):I) I.Ai2E 'VAI5'IS, each oe an at.t; in itself and such striking" bauties. [! [ I it is value you want, start right here now. [, "ours to plea:e, ] ' IN. V. ltlI2,l'iz, D i ,, . 1 PEAP00SALL HOTEL mONROE, 'WASH. R. a. STRETCH, Proprietor The Leading HoteJ in the City. Ilcadquartcrs for Traveling Men. ] L Runner Meets All Trains. _J EUEOPEAN OR AMERICAN PLAN " if lUs IlARDWA.Q.E, THEDINOA has it" We carry tile largest assortment of POCKET KNIVES in town. I'RICES RIGHT Every knife guaranteed perfect. If not, we will gladly give you another FREE. THEDINOA HDWE. CO. Inc. i tEVEIYI'tIING IN HARI)\\;VARE) $ " If THEDINGA has It, it's HARDWARE $ E STEWART G00OCERT00S, 00LOT300 t"i:'.E]D The place to buy your Christmas Dinner. Our stock is all new and fresh, and we carry the best lines of first class groceries staple and fancy. Come in and see our stock. We guarantee our prices to be right. Egg-o-ere Corn, 10c straight Egg-o-See and \