Woodland Daily Democrat, February 24, 1905

Woodland Daily Democrat

February 24, 1905

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Woodland Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - February 24, 1905, Woodland, California WEEKLY ESTABLISHED 1859.WOO DL A MD, CALIFORNIA, FR I DAY EVENING, FEBRUARY 24, 1905. DAILY ESTABLISHED 1877 LOCAL ARBOR DAY Program in Which tho Schools Figure Largely. A Free Distribution of Palm Seeds Arranged by the Worn' n’s Improvement Club. Arbor clay exercises will be held at the Walnut street schoolhouse on Saturday, between the hours of 2 and 3 in the afternoon. Practically all the business houses will be closed during that time. The program will be as follows: Selection .............Woodland    Band Introductory remarks EL E. Leake Song ..............Kindergarten    Class    | Address ...............Mayor    Beamer action of their governments! Such training has brought forth good fruit among their inhabitants, and made it possible for an ever decreasing proportionate area to yield a sufficiency for the increasing population. In France a man will not sacrifice a tree because it happens to be unsymmetrically located upon the space where he wishes to place his house; whether his house is plumb with the compass or must be set diagonally upon his lot is comparatively insignificant when considered in relation to the value of the tree. What would be thought of such an act in any of our communities, however advanced. is sufficient evidence of how far behind the French we are In true nature appreciation. How rigidly and successfully tree culture is practiced and encouraged in Germany we all know. Where would be now their splendid forests if the hand of the vandal had not bei n stayed ? The Woodland Improvement Club wants to contribute its mite toward the healthy and permanent growth of such sentiment in our nation. They wish to begin by enlisting the interests of every resident of our town in Arbor day. February 25th, and urging them to express their approv- PURELY PERSONAL Comings and Goings of Well Known People. ter returned from San Francisco Thursday evening. Mrs. George Fish and Miss Agnes Hachmann came over front Knights landing Thursday afternoon. Frank I*. Williams, the carpenter has returned from Woodland to Nevada City with the intention of remaining.—Nevada City Miner Transcript. BRIEF CITY NEWS. ROBERTS SENTENCED. J. H. Rolterts, the convict wlto was ocial Gossip of Interest to Thole I convicted of murder by complicity 1 with other Folsom prison convicts in Who Dwell in or Near the Citv of Woodland. H. Blair Is in this city today. Hugh Cave went to Sacramento this the killing of Guard Cotter at th*1 prls [on in the outbreak of July, 1903, and who was recaptured near Davisville was before Judge Hart for sentence Thursday, the jury having found him guilty of murder in the second degree. Roberts made an address to the court that was surprisingly well worded. He asked the judge to be lenient that he might at least retire from the prison to die as an old man. He thanked the Events of Interest in Woodland and Suburbs. [terns of More or Less Importance Picked Up Here and There on the Wing. ad. will appeal to you. Dr. H. H. Bell, who Is to deliver a lecture at the Christian church this evening on “Egypt and Palestine,’’ was an arrival this morning and Is the guest of George Armstrong and family. A chance tomorrow to fit out the boy at half price. Fred Bullock will sell boys’ furnishings, including underwear, shirts and headgear, at one-half price tomorrow. See his ad. for particulars. Diablo will tie shipped to Fresno on Saturday, where he will make the season. He will he in charge of John Strong, who thinks the move a good one, as there are so many stallions in Woodland. ROADSIDE TREES. morning. * E«l Bandy went to Sacramento this I court for its manner in presiding over 2(,are88 ............mw    sXxVl    al    by    Panting    some    living    thing    about Address................C.    W.    Thomas    oth.f'r morning. Mrs. Iceman went to Sacramento this morning. Miss Reardon went to Napa this morning. Miss lieithold went to Zamora this Song...............Main    Street    School Selection..............Wood    land    Ban    d Song............Walnut    Street    School Planting of trees in Walnut and Main Street school yards. In the ceremony of tree-planting the various societies, clubs and schools will be represented as follows: Improvement Club, Mrs.    W.    P. Craig. City of Woodland. Mayor Beamer. Chamber of Commerce,    C.    W. Thomas. Native Daughters, Mrs.    J.    T. Goodin. Native Sons, appointed committee. HIGH SCHOOL A thousand packets of palm seeds afternoon* will be distributed free at the hour of their exercises, 2 p. rn. Saturday, in Walnut street school grounds. You are asked to accept these seeds, plant them and grow them for the ornamentation of your own homes, if you so desire; or if you cannot use them for that purpose, grow at least one which you will be willing to contribute to the club’s use at some future time. It is a tree which will reward your slightest care and attention, and is indigenous to California alone so far as now known. Residents of other towns of our county are cordially Invited to participate with us here, or celebrate the eSnior Class, Walter Johns, Neita day at home by the planting of a tree. Sam Barker of Dunnigan returned home today. W. II. Grant returned from Colusa this morning. Paul Schwert returned from Marysville this morning. I^e Pierce returned from San Francisco this morning. W. E. I/iwe came up from San Francisco this morning. Miss Monica St. Ix>uls went to Norman this afternoon. Mrs. J. R. Black went to Sacrar men to this morning. journ on March lith. The weather clerk Is good to us. We are having another perfect day today. “Tilings always needed" Is the subject of a new ad. In this Issue by R. ll. Cranston. It will pay you to read It Another thrilling and pathetic story in this issue by Dick Wallace. You will find it under the caption of “He Goes to tile Penn.*' Junior Class. Eleanor Dingle, True | Jip Sophomore Class, Ed Bedeman, Florence Hill. Freshman Class, Alfred Murray, Florence Murray. GRAMMAR SCHOOL. Ninth Grr.de, Johu Simpson, Cleo Lh. Eighth Grade, I>ee Miller. Seventh Grade, Lucille Driggs. Stella THE SONG RECITAL. Ticket-sellers for the song recital to | be given Tuesday evening. February 28th, by Madame Rosa d’Krlnu. for the aid of the Catholic church building fund, report good success. She I will lie assisted by her husband. (J. R. Vontom, by the Woodland Ll»*<|erkranz E. It Bush was a south-bound passenger this morning. his ease and he thanked the district attorney for hts fairness. To his counsel, E. S. Wachhorst, he expressed deep thanks for tho defense lie had made for him. Mr. Wachhorst asked the court to lie lenient to the defendant. Without nny scoring of the prisoner. Judge Hart sentenced him to be confined in the state prison at Folsom for 45 years, the term to begin upon the expiration of the term Roberts Is now serving.—Union. LODGE SISTERS RECEIVED Ambers of Queen of the River Circle, No. 209. C. of F. of A., of Knights Landing, and Marguerite Circle. No. 249, of this city, are tieing delightfully [entertains! this afternoon at the rest- i same as early as possible. KS °r MnL A- PoWer*’ °“ Klre' st. I dike’s Guild will "Iv, a .octal * Urn Power. I* tho hoeloe, and ,he I.    ,\hR"n«JI"1'    SIZ estated by MI*. Nora ll aye. Mr, M    •>*“ "»    JZS"**-    F± Sverhardt and Mr.. Richard Alge. ™*r» -4,h 'ou arB Invited.    Bt The parlors are tastefully ornament- ] The county clerk of Sacramento on In his advertising corner, W. H. I Alexander reminds “Democrat" read- -- era of his contemplated removal and i also of other facts that should lie kept The roads and streets are drying *n mind by th** man who would he rapidly.    i correctly appareled. was half an Creamed oysters, oyster cocktails and hot coffee will he among the spe-• cialties on the menu of the chafing The legislature will probably ad-    supper    to    is-    served    by    the    ladles The Oregon express hour late today. The many friends of Mr. and George Whitney will be pleased to learn that they will tie released from quarantine on Sunday. The person who took two magazines front the editor’s table this morning of St. Luke's Guild at their dance In armory hall Friday evening.. February 24th.    f24 This evening, in new armory hall, St. Luke’s Guild will give another party which will be a novelty in Its way. Then* will be good music for dancing and a chafing dish supper will be served. The ladies of the guild are famous for their entertainments. reported that more or lees ting is heard in the vicinity of Howell Point. As geese do not frequent that part of the country at this time of the year and the water Is too high for snipe, many people are curious to know what the Howell Point hunters find to shoot. Mr* U^Un will rtmfer a favor by returning the John Relth Jr. went to San Francisco this afternoon to attend a meet lug of representatives of various chandlers of commerce and commercial organizations of the Sacramento valley. The purpose ta to coufer with Commissioner* Filcher and Wiggins paper. | Thursday issued a marriage license to an,j, if p«**ible. induce them to so ed with lilies And red crimp Progressive hearts is the    game of the I    Waller N.    Wilson    and    Frances    Clark, Mrs. W. R. Ijaugetiour went to Sac-J afternoon anil prizes will    lie awarded,    both of wiiom    gave    their    residence    as Tho guests arrived at 2    o'clock and J    Woodland. will depart at 5 o’clock.    Before their1;    ____________ departure th.-y .III be aeried with de I 1T?\,,®h,1?r»b?ni. ka H'LTfn Heious Unlit refreshment*.    Uh    Jennie    Dlik    at    J    orlork    In ramento this morning. F. W. Blanchard made a trip to Sacramento this morning. C. W. Thomas returned from Nevada City Thursday evening. Fred Miller was an arrival from the outh Thursday evening. Dr. R. F. Beamer came up from San Francisco Thursday evening. Mrs AN IMPOSTOR ARRESTED. I the afternoon. I Is deferred on day exercises. The hour of meeting account of the Arbor and by the Choral Club of Holy Ros-Lowe, Roy j ary Academy. Madame d'Erina recently gave a re L*lr Seventh Grade, Stella Guile, I cital in San Francisco and the Call Harry Myers.    said of it: High Sixth Grade, Virginia Clowe, “The Alhambra theater was packed Howard Parker.    I last    night with lovers of irish music. Low Sixth Grade, Mabel Steinberg. Madame Rosa d’Erina proved from Fifth Grade. Helen Rosenberg.    J the    first her right to the title of 'Rosi Fourth and Fifth Grades, Maggie of Erin.’ Under her magic influence Craig.    I and    the spell of her voice one could High Third Grade, Carrie Hadsall, I almost hear tile sound of rushing wa Gordon Suavely.    hers in the Vale of Avoca or tin* last.    Woodland    today I»w Third Grade, Thomasara Arena, plaintive strains of the minstrels ofl,mit,ai    woouianu    any. ramento Thursday evening. I. M. Wilson returned from San Francisco Thursday evenlug. Dr. Thomas Strong arrived from San Francisco Thursday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Robeit Clooney of Es- Dtd you ever see a yard of spotted field spaniels? Penile Welch has some lH*autleH and they will be on exhibition this evening iu W. D. Bender’s show* windows. Constable Russell of Washington. Yolo county, Thursday arrested a man who claims to represent tin* New York World, and who left Orland. Gh*nn Troy Barr returned from Sac-1 county, driving a team which he later abandoned. Stephenson, a* Ie* calls himself, says that he left the World office without money aud ugreed to return in seven months with flood. He has lieen operating in Sacramento asking business men to donate small suras to help him along. He claims to CHAMBERLAIN'S COUGH REMEDY modify thor plans for installing the California exhibit in the Portland world'i* fair as to permit tie* Sacra men to valley to make a distinctive exhibit A Suggestion as to Root Protection by the Chronicle. On Washington’s birthday the Arbor clubs of Fresno, Malaga. Selma and Kingsburg set 2500 trees along the main thoroughfare of the county and in April will alternate them with an equal number of palms. We respectful ly suggest that when they set the palms they enclose the roots in good sized wire baskets. If there la anything on earth that tickles the palate of a gopher It is the crown root of a thrifty young palm tree. We are not informed what arrangements have been made for the care and protection of the young trees that happily started on what we trust may be long and useful lives, but we do not doubt that they are adequate. The poplars and balm of Gilead trees which have been planted lend themselves very well to the adornment of a perfectly straight avenue twenty-one miles long, and are remarkable rustlers. They will get water if it is to he had in the neighboring territory. Most varieties of palms are less vigorous growers. It is pleasant to see the spread of this tree-planting habit. The roadsides of California have been sadly neglected. Poison oak in the foothills and nothing in the valleys are about the usual roadside garniture. It has not looked well. In a state of such possibilities It is a shame to have an uninviting landscape. SUH all forms of art met money—outdoor art as well as other. The planting of the treee is only the beginning. They will require care for some years, for nothing looks worse than improvements” going to ruin. Nothing pleases a cow (letter than to take a young tree lo her horns and snap it off. No tree la too small for a horse to scratch against in fly time. This movement being generally In the honda of organized bodies. we presume that arrangements for caring for the trees are made. We hope to see the movement spread into every community In the state. Let ua beautify beautiful California.—Chronicle. SICK HEADACHE. lf you have a little money to Invest in something beside necessities, a comfortable vehicle is a good thing for | (jhetuLt. you til buy. aud C. Bieber & Co.’s new Tills d od re*--dug ailment result* from a disordered * unlit iou of the stomach Ail that is needed to effect a cure ti a dose or two of Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablet*. In fart, the attack may be Wardell off, or greatly iesarnei in severity, by taking a dose of thr tablets as soon as the first symptom of an attack appears. Sold by Corner Drug Store, II. P. Eider, Dispensing THE BEST PHYSIC. When you want a physic that is mild anil gentle, easy to take and certain to act, always use Chamberlain’s Stomach and Liver Tablets. For sale by Corner Drug Store, H. P. Elder, Dispensing Chemist. CASTORIA Bears the signature of Chas.ll Fletcher in use for over thirty years, and The kind you have always bought. John Relth.    I old. Now anil then the ’Rose’ and G. High Second Grade, Elcho Simpson,IR. Vontom roused the spirits of the George Ap person.    audience with a fighting song of the) I ai VV Second Grade, Ava Lh, Daryl I Gael, like the ‘Rising of the Moon' or Black.    I’O’Donnell Alloo.’ The entertainment High First Grade, Florence Merritt, I was giveu tinder the auspices of thcj Willie !*augeoour. I Alw First Grade, Arthur Goyet Kindergarten. Little Ones. Catholic Truth Society Madame Ruby Groh, | d’Erina gave tin* history of each song before It was sung.’ Mr. aud Mrs. B. lf. Miller are soon to take their departure from Woodland for new fields not yet iletermln- Mrs. VV. F. Malcolm went to San Francisco Thursday afternoon. Prof. George A. Pierce returned from Sacramento Thursday evening. W. P. Craig and W. VV'. Perclval went to Sacramento this morning. Miss Myrtle Gable returned from Sau Francisco Thursday evening. Miss A. Browning wa* an arrival from the south Thursday evening. Rev. Thomas of Knights Landing is the guest of Rev. L. P. Shearer today. CHURCH FRIENDS BID ADIEU. That is a beautiful idea which com-" memorates an occasion or perpetuates the memory of a friend by the planting of a tree. The Stanford Arboret --urn anil more particularly the grounds ed upon. With thai purpose In view immediately enclosing the residence, I Mr.Ml lier has been eloping up bis bual are distinguished in this way. The ness affairs. Mrs. Miller Im^ been wing. Ajee* used at the latter place are of quite active in literary club life, ami H.    B. Smith.    W.    L    Wood    and    R Mrie Sequoia Gigantea variety, and will I both have been active in church find J Alga    were    south-bound passengers    this immortalize their planters in the I social circles. The members of the J moruiDg. natural course of events, long after M E. church south congregation de the university itself shall have passed elded to give Mr. and Mrs Miller a away. Three president* of the United surprise and reception a* evidence of States have thus eaatributed to their J the esteem in w hich they are beld and the regret their departure will be a trick bicycle rider.—Union. AFRAID OF STRONG MEDR INES. Many people suffer for years from rheumatic pains, and prefer to do ho rather than take lite strong medicines usually * given for rheumatism, not knowing that quick relief from pain may be had simply by applying Chamberlain’s Pain Balm and without taking any medicine Internally. For Kale by Corner Drug Stoic, II. P. Elder, Dispensing Chemist. FUR RENT. An upright piauo. Enquire at L* ith-Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Percival were|oiq * drug store.    U22tf arrivals from the south Thursday ev- THB MOTHER’S FAVORITE. The soothing and healing properties of this remedy, IL pleasant taste and prompt aud permanent cures have made it a favorite with people everywhere. it is aspcM*laity prized by mothers of small children, for colds, croup and w'hoopingcough. as it always affords quick relief, and a* it con Lins no opium or other harmful drug, It may be given as confidently to a baby uh to an adult. For sale by Corner Drug Store, ll. P. Eider, Dispensing Chemist A WHO WANTS li ft I; It. U. Cranston has for sale all kinds of fruit trees, orange trees and shrubbery.    d    2    41 f Immortality:    Grant, Harrison and Roosevelt, the wives also of the first two, and many of General Grant’s cabinet. John CL Hay, too. is among the number; of whom Dr. Wheeler recently said,that he is the greatest living diplomat, lf not the greatest that ever lived. There are many others of state and national reputation whose names are borne upon these trees. No surer method of the preservation cause, The time was fixed for Thursday evening. About 4U were in the party aud they had taken possession of Hie Miller home before the occupants surmised , what wa* in store for them. After an exchange of social amenities all [around games and other amusements whiled the pleasant hours uway and at the close refreshments were served. It was a late bour when the company of our country in IL climate and pro-1dispersed, after wishing Mr and Mrs <*iuetiveness could be followed than in the education of our people toward reverence for the growth and care of trees. There are many people who look upon this as a pretty sentiment— but scarcely anything more. They will ruthlessly lay thq age to the root Miller future success aud happiness. A SANTA ROSA WEDDING. Juans II. Martin aud little daugb-^ «■»++++++»»++ AGONIZING BURNS an* instantly relieved, and perfectly healed by Bucklen’s Arnica Salve. C. Riverbank Jr., of Norfolk. Va., writes: "I burnt my knee dreadfully; that it blistered all over. Bucklen’s Arnica Salve stopped the pain, and healed it without a scar." Also heals all wounds and sores. 25c at W. H. Lawson’s druggist. Grub’s clearance sale is now on. You get a pair of stockings with every pair of shoes at Groh’s. Good men’s working shoes, $1 a pair and up. at Groh’s.    f7tf ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++♦++♦+♦+++♦♦+ GLOVES FOR ALL HANDS jgtniSTfor Centenier! Hid Gloves A very pretty (Wedding took pla* e at! the home of the bride’s parents Mr. j For ^ b ftU grtM.eni and Mrs. J. W. Curry, 742 Beaver* The contracting parties were Elzada Curry and Dr R ll. Wells of San Francisco. The bride is a very estimable and popular young lady of Santa Rosa. The dot ten la well and favorably known in Mendocino aud Sonoma counties, wh< re ii** has I** en of one of these centenarians, with no street, Santa Rosa, February 22 1905, more compunctions of conscience than J at 12 o’clock, Rev, f’olviu uffi luting, they would weed a garden bed. But there are fewer of this kind than once Ihere were. The awful destruction of | our virgin foresL sacrificed to greed and the love of gain has begotten a wholesale reaction; but none too soon if our land is not to become at no distant day like that of the wind swept I engaged in the practice of dentistry,] desert haunt of Syria and the heart J Dr. George F. Wells, father of th** of old Asia, once the garden spot of J groom, and family were at one time the earth.    I    located at Guinda, Yolo comity, and What a contrast with our own reek-1 Dr. R. B. Wells was a student at the I es sn ens in this regard is the temper J grammar schools in the county, grad-of 'European peoples, and the decisive | uating in 1898 with honors SPECIAL RATES TO THE EAST. (JHAN J    IJ!'E I .LSE ISL. I It needs but little foresight to tell On February 25th, 26th or 27th theL^aj when your stoma* Ii aud liver are Try “Al Flour." the best on earth. Product of the Woodland Grain and Milling Co. nlbtf Among the many choice lines cif goods in our store we especially commem! our Gloves. In these we take especial pride. J ; j : }.; ]: [•I ■0 • r h I JI I* i J l ift J. TJA I    • II    i I: : ti iii t-U jtis J : LY I A Shirt for 9c? Our unique 9-cent sale of Hen s and Boys’ Dress Shirts ALL WEEK We have shirts at 50c, 75c, $1.00 $1.25 and $1.50. All clean stock, leading makes, with which you arc familiar. This week every fourth shirt will be sold for 9 cents. SEE WINDOW THE VOTING CONTEST Lott!* Beady. Woodland    7,794 Anna Burst, Woodland    6 264 Ague* Breen, Woodland    5 993 ll. Ii. Th ji * whiskey- -At the Man-1y2tf .fpr rn ti ie Southern Pacific Company will sell round trip tickeL to Washington and return, going by way of Portland, for 1101.50; going by way of Ogden or New Orleans for $88.00. Return trip to be completed within sixty days from date of sale. For full particulars apply to any agent Southern Pacific or I. A. Morris, agent, Woodland, Cal.        f26d For a good soave, haircut or shampoo, go to Dlnzler’s barber shop. ti badly affected, grave trouble is ahead unless you take the pioper medicine for your disease, a; Mrs. John A. Young of Clay, N. Y.. did, She says: “I had neuralgia of the lives and stomach, my heart was v t akeued, and I s could not eat. I was very bad for a 1 long time, but in Blectrle Bitters, Ii found just what I needed, for they I quickly relieved and cured me." B-*st medicine Lr v• .iii women. Sold under guarantee by W. H. Law son, drug-j gist, at 5bc a buttle. Our Taste Ousters are I. /e, fat, luscious Chesapeake®. 'I he very choicest—packed expressly for our trade. Your grocer Mill “Our Taw' Vegetable*, Fruit*, Ham*, Bacon. Oyitsn Hall. LuHn ® Co. WkoWvaL Grocer* Stu •omsio. A FEW OF THEM REYMER BLACK SUEDES, than which none are more stylish. IRELAND MOCHA, superior to all. Centenier! Glace and Suedes, none equal them; CapiLi, best $1 glove on the market. Alice Chadwick Winters Alice LU lard. Davisville Miss L. Miner, Davisvillfi 1,941 817 332 we: fulfill every promise:. J wVotes will be counted dill} until close o( contest. Clerks will not be allowed to bindle totes. All votes to be deposited by cashier. People’s Trade Palace Positively Last Week of 20 per any HONEST LOSSi cent Discount by fire is promptly paid without argument by any one of oui companies. They are ABSOLUTELY the best companies on earth,anti live up tp all agreements made, without quibbling. BALFOUR A GARRETTE,    Grain    Buyers    and    Insurance. ms Sale. ROSENBERG Sc CO. PHON EI 391 Successors to M. M Ion 2b4 ;