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Centralia Chronicle, The (Newspaper) - January 8, 1908, Centralia, Washington THE CHRONICLE PUBLISHED WEDNESDAYS AND ONE DOLLAR PER YEAR VOL XIX CENTRALIA WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY JANUARY 8 1908 NO 3 Lewis County to Resume Operations ALL WILL BE FEB I Russell bar for was cashed by Geo F Russell Black Put ln the balance of the in converting the clearing house into cash which he finally succeeded in doinK and departed on thf morning train buying a ticket to It was not known A- Brown re- turned from the Sound Sunday evening that the checks had been forged The officers were at once notified and word was wired to outsit Black LuMber Agency Discusses Business and That the mills of Lewis County will be running full blast by February 1st is now an assured fact At a of the lumber manufacturers held in city on Tuesday this matter was discussed The big plant of tee Eastern Railway Lumber Company has been running on short hours most of the time since the general shut-down a couple of months ago The Martin Lumber Co resumed operations this morning both at the mill and in the woods The zer Valley mill will also start up in the near future The mill and logging camp of the Lincoln Creek Lumber will start on full time next Monday Nearly all the mills and logging camps on the South Bend have already resumed work and the others will begin within the next ten days Practically nil of the shingle mills in the county started up the beginning of the year The big mill and factory of the McCormick Lumber Company gether with their logging camps began work yesterday morning aud as they employ a large number of men this will be welcome news to the residents along the South Bend branch The plant uf the Doty Dumber Co at Doty will also be in operation within a few days The resuming of operations by these and many other companies will give employment a large number of men MEETING OF THE LUMBER AGENCY The annual dire Lumber Manufacturers Agency was amounting to He presented a check for and received hia change in ing house Later in the evening he presented a check at the had by thin time however had ample time to make his and UP to the present time he has Exceeded in ing clear of the law Black was at one employed at the Toggery as a clerk which position he resigned to enter the clothing ness with A Brown During the days he clerked in J jewelry sture He was appearing fellow and his came as a Herald MISS ROBERTS HERE JAN WAS A MINES REOPENED No Record of Divorce From Wife Inquiry fails to reveal any divorce of Lieut Russel T Hazzard from his first wife who now resides at Oakland California Washington's of Return Deputy Withdrawn and Tacoma Jan mines of the Wilkeson Coal and Coke Company which were shutdown about two months ago on account of the 500 or more Lieutenant j ers employed going on strike opened Russel T famed as one of I yesterday with about 250 men going to those who with General Funston made the capture of Aguinaldo wooed and won a California girl as a bride and for several years resided in Seattle before leaving for Detroit where he was ar- rested recently on a complaint of forging the name of Colonel Cornman at Fort Wayne According to dispatches received a handsome girl presented herself before the Colonel and told him that the man arrested was her husband She told a work More than 300 men will be put to work in the morning Of the men now working in the mines two-thirds are the old men that struck but were induced to go back to work by officials of the mine The others are strikebreakers the company imported from Illinois The officers of the mine and also Sheriff Tom Morris are congratulating themselves that the worst of the danger of serious trouble is over The fact story which indicated that it was to ob- j that a large majority of those working tain money for wedding expenses are the old miners also promises that Hazzard cashed the paper alleged to be no further trouble will be had with the Florence Roberts in Zira is to be I forged I strikers and that the old men who alluded to as and actually at the Centralia Opera House Monday January 13 success as an actress she is Bernhardt of has the endorsement Pf tne New York press as the most caPable of emotional parts in this the result of profound studi wonderful Lieutenant marriage took have lived and worked at the mines for place last Monday in Windsor and his j years and years will all shortly be back brother officers were not advised of it i to work Neither have they heard that Deputy Sheriffs Peter ant Hazzard ever obtained a legal phen Murphy who were sent to from the wife and three j son a week ago with eight deputies to stage experience a j i nd tv and intellectual qu J ler a noted actor with Hartley Manners wrote proclaim the great emotional of Mibs Roberts NEW LINE WILL REDUCE TIME ren he left in Seattle I had not seen Lieutenant Hazzard i since our marriage last Monday and Henry I these charges against him came to me maintain order have been recalled by Sheriff Morris and will return to the city tomorrow The officers of the mine gave out all like a bolt of lightning from a sunny j along that no effort would be made to the girl to Colonel Cornman j open the mine for several weeks to Lieutenant Hazzard never told me j come This now appears to have been much about his own affairs I was in- a ruse by which they outwitted the traduced to him and he was much i vigilance of the leaders of the strike ed with my music He called here and by working with the strikers at first then frequently I j vidually got over 200 to shoulder their would play and he would sing He has picks and shovels and go to work a splendid voice against the will of those who instigated He was a member of Company M the strike The mine officers believe First Washington regiment a company the backbone of the strike is broken 1 which was organized on the ground at j President Hewitt of the mines an- I Camp John R Rogers May 1 this afternoon that the to mado b-v A- He appointed Second Lieutenant j tors chiefly instrumental in Greater Speed it on I Portland i I assi general j of the company by Governor John R ing the strike will not be allowed to go back to work but the rest of the old senger agent for the Northern Pacific Rogers The nucleus of the company railroad at Portland fnc completion of was the Chehalis and Centralia men will be given employment and the tiie Portland railroad will re- gent and Hazzard was one of the most company will even adopt the dme the time Portland and popular of its members After the tory course of urging them to come ERS AGENCY j Sound points an aml a First Washington Regiment returned back to work before supplanting them ectors meeting of the The new steel across the home Hazzard was given a with strikers imported from the east one sion as Captain in the Eleventh United the held on Tuesday in the room adjoining the Agency's offices in this city Each j mill composing the institution was re- presented and after careful anil over the Willamette aro earing com- States Volunteer Cavalry organized in the Philippines Work on the brides has been de- presented and after careful and by the fleel from Detroit Jan warrant issued sibly one of th ough investigation of last year's said John Kuth car yesterday for for the last night The steel ordered some time ago but has not received Work on the bridges rushed to completion immediacy its ar- ZIRA MONDAY JANUARY Florence Roberts will present Zira at the Opera House January 13 uae it for a fill on the tide flats In doing the work from this end the use of the dirt on the tide flats is said to be the moat practical The T R P offers the most feasible means of ting the earth to the flats but the delay in coming to terms is said to be the fact that the T R P now has all the business that can be conveniently handled To take care of the Union Pacific work will require additional equipment and men Should the plans for the disposition of the earth from the tunnel not prove feasible the park board is willing to help the railroad out of difficulty The board is willing to use the earth to fill the gulch from Tacoma avenue to coln park This would do away with the old bicycle bridge and extend the limits of the park No propositions have been made by either side but members of the park board have had the matter under consideration Engineer Baldwin also inspected the work being done at South Tacoma The construction crew has been ed by the addition of a number of teams and wheel scrapers As fast as the work on the Centralia branch is being completed the com- pany is bringing the construction outfit to Tacoma The entire crew will soon be at work on the grade in South Regarding the report that the Union Pacific ib soon to begin work on the freight terminals and shops near South Tacoma Mr Baldwin had nothing to say The report is current in South Tacoma that this work is to be started within a few weeks but this has not been officially confirmed HOQUIAM FLOODED WITH TIDES Ocean Impelled by Gale Sweep Over Grays Harbor The Old Council Held Last Meeting Tuesday NEW OFFICERS TAKE CHARGE Mayor Miller Expresses Thanks Year's Business The city council convened in regular session Tuesday evening with every member present for the first time in many months Mayor Miller presiding After the reading and approval of the minutes the usual grist of monthly bills were read and on motion the clerk was instructed to draw warrants for the various amounts on the proper funds The Electric and of Power the Centralia Company for for power furnished for the month of December was the largest paid to any one firm A communication from Mrs Tiffany regarding the installing of sidewalks was read and ordered placed on file The street committee reported that several cross walks had been put in in different parts of the city since the last meeting They also reported that the sidewalk in front of the city perty on the north end of Tower avenue had been built Mr Canon for the street committee also said that a party living near the Washington Lawn etery had been and gravel from the street and placing onto her property The city marshal was in- to see that this was stopped at once j Mr Martin for the street committee Hoquiam Jan 5 hours tonight reported that they had the easement Hoquiam experienced a flood from high from the railroad company to place the tides which wrought great damage and sewer on the right of way of forced lower ground floor dwellers to Ithe company and that they had on motion the were instructed seek a dry place in upper stories while the same and the highest water mark reached from mayor and city clerk the actions of the ocean was pitched to sign the same and forward it to the from three to four feet above the door proper officials of the company steps in the residence portion of the city All day long a heavy southwest gale The light that the city Wheeler the committee recommended refund to Spurgeon and sum of So on account of prevailed and swept the harbor causing error in the amount of a light anxiety to shipping and damaging to a The ness the directors expressed themselves as being entirely satisfied ami weii pleased with the manner in which the affairs were conducted during the past year It was conclusively shown that during the time prior to the present rival the Agency has secured The bridges most of business and that since that time their mills had fared better than any others in western Washington Each of the mills by their signed up the contracts for the committee reported that strongest emotional great extent the diking system of the had investigated the damages the arrest on a charge of players ever seen in this city city The tides completely submerged done to the McGee building at the re- forging a check for of Roberts was always regarded as one of j the dikes and carried a great portion of cent fire and that in their estimation R F Hazzard of the Seventh the finest leading women in general j them away United States will not be stage character work and the very j As the waters began to make their served until after Hazzard has faced est in a particular class of way dwellers in the exposed portion of the courtmartial which convenes at the woman of genuine j the city began to prepare for the tlood Mi rapidly as in of his interview Saturday relative to the progress laml Seattle fhe bridge across the is for use and Willamette to try him ty her work in Zira gives her and wait for the ebb of the mightiest being rushed as upon accounts breaking his pledge and an opportunity to exert her full power tide experienced in years Furniture Mr conduct unbecoming an officer Colonel and and press have was removed instances to upper ed her work in Zira as the best piece Si were carried far out of emotional acting that has been seen of line by he action of the water and in America for many and many years coining and the Lumber bridge is well Agency entered upon its j from the Columbia to Portland are be- fifth vear under the most favorable conditions The following officers were C A Doty of the Doty Lumber i- Shingle Co of Doty President T F Palms of the Walworth ville Manufacturing Co of Vice-President W K Dilley of the Stillwater ber Co of Little Falls Secretary C S Gilchrist of the Salzer Valley Lumber Co of Centralia Treasurer George E who has been man- ager of the Agency since its tion was re-elected to that position Steve Collins who has been special agent of the Northern Pacific for eral years anil who is well acquainted in this city passed through here day on his way to Phoenix Arizona Mr Collins is in very poor health and he hopes that the climate of Arizona will be to him CHECKS FORGED ftf RAYMOND Well Known Man Serious Charge W 11 a well known young man of this city forged two checks hist Saturday evening and succeeded in making his escape from town before his crime was discovered Hot h checks one for and the other for were forged after banking hours Saturday evening ami while A whose name was forged to the checks was in Tacoma Black called at the Toggery at 8 o'clock in the wanted to pay a which owed the firm ing laid rapidly and roadbed will be the best that can be The thirty-mile stretch from Ka- lama to Vancouver wi bc splendid shape Double tlle wai with practically a for the whole distance it will Permit of trains running with perfect safety at sixty miles an hour Other cutoffs and im- j now in wi make the run from Soumi Points i to Portland come wilhin five i finish bc Pre- pared to give line sco ico between here and Portland i The at tho i Columbia to Goble be i with the completion lhc bridges all freight and trains wi by way of the Corman of the Seventh Infantry de- today to turn over Lieutenant to a local detective upon the forgery warrant until after the military authorities have disposed of the charges preferred against him It became known today that Miss May Masseth a girl who lives in the vicinity of Fort Wayne called at the Fort last night to see Lieutenant Hazzaad and notified Col- onel Corman that they were married last Monday at Walkerville Out She says that Hazzard who is -12 years old told her that he had been married but was divorced Henry Arthur Jones that she was the Actress of the and Paul Rerton the author of the American Bernhardt Zira the now famous drama is the work of J Hartley Manners and Henry Miller and is founded upon the story f Wilkie Collins The New Magdalen Miss Roberts is surrounded by a notable the city will be placed to considerable expense in replacing them As the waters began to roll inland impelled by the gale it was apparent that the city would be without light for a portion of the night at least and darkness had scarcely fallen when it be- came impossible to operate the light plant The Northern Pacific railroad track between Gray's Harbor Both of the new be ed by June 1 and we HANAFORD LUMBER COMPANY PREPARING FOR THE TUNNEL cast of players and the same perfect j Hoquiam was damaged a portion of the scenic and costume detail that was j grade being carried away -n the production in New York at the Communication with points on the Princess theatre ocean is cut otT and what the towns on the outer entrance to Gray's Harbor may have suffered cannot be told night Both telegraph and telephone communications in and out of Hoquiam is seriously crippled Articles of Incorporation Filed by J L Barnes and Associates Union Pacific Will of Men Put on a Big Force at Once MADE A Loan Trust Compa Monday evening on a derly charge Miller lined him an drunk mid morning 1 cosis Jan to be- ington railroad was in Tacoma day looking over plans for the disposal of the earth from the bore Mr w the company's plans I that the Union lis plea that he was lei thai ho pay money was again picked up by and given city Wednesday m-u1 so many good promise good behavior that the judge melted and him his freedom with he go right to w -s as to his future soft heart of again allowed the U 1 11 Stephens of came ou r noon and spent Sunday and with friends and relatives in this city Stephens was a former of this city but for the past six or seven years has been living en the Willapa He is nt present engaged Last Saturday articles of tion were tiled with the secretary of ginning work on the tunnel Chief En- state at Olympia Hanaford gineer Haldwin of the Oregon ber Company of this city The railroad was in Ta James win s employed as u named therein are J E Barnes lather in the new biding of the Union John Calvin and all of this city The corporation is at and its business as indicated by name will be the manufacture of lumber The corporation acquires the perty which Mr Hanaford branch lin The been in operation a few thorough success P i earth Owing of the ground and th that will be encountered u has cully been decided that the work will be done from the north Th SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON ERS CLUB Chehalis Wash Jan 3 WS To the Members of the Southwest Washington Farmers In accordance with a resolution ed at the June meeting of our club re- to making an effort to induce the Washington Stale ation to hold their Convention in arc pleased to advise that ion to tlie late the building had been occupied by the Square Deal Store had been aged to exceed 50 per cent of the value of the building and recommended that the permit to repair the building be not allowed On motion the report of the committee was accepted and the recommendation endorsed by the council The matter of fixing the salaries of the various appointive of the city was taken up and after some dis- cussion it was decided to lay the ter over until the next regular meeting On motion the health officer was lowed the yearly salary of due him by the terms of the ordinance Owing to the fact that the city had been ing Dr Madison the sum of SS per month for his services the clerk had not drawn the warrant for the yearly salary of the health of- ficer The petition of E W Thomas to build an oven for a bakery in the rear of the Meyers building was referred to the fire committee On motion the plat of the Raught Bar addition was accepted by the council and the city engineer was in- to make it a par of the city map The yearly reports of the various committees and heads of departments were then called for and some ON NORTH COAST WILL RESUME Construction and S akimA I f lie ina Mr and Mrs C H were up from nml the with 1 in the butcher business at Menlo i llan bad business calling him railroad uses for the from Iho nel One is to use it in the back I of South and the other is to and tm cling the of that In order we may w s and of a meeting of the ton Club is hereby called for Wednesday January Uith a in in the Club Rooms at Let everyone be present Ci U President U is the ival ownership n uie shortly ami agents of o i at the present time I of tho of way will of f the engineers are in the rost minimi
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