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Woodland Daily Democrat (Newspaper) - February 17, 1926, Woodland, California HERE IS A CURE Tell and sell read and buy through the Democrat's fied section TODAY'S BEST SMI LI What fool thinn Uwt man IM written in hii What is stenographer in the ISSUED DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY WOODLAND CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY EVENING FEBRUARY WARNING IS Agricultural Division Of ISS U E D T tt Farm classes At EMPLOYERS OF MINORS School Is Developing By NORRIS C MILLS Finishing his two periods a day in the Farm Mechanics claws I at the Woodland high school the youth resumes his other studies Perhaps he is chemistry geology or other studies but in addition if he is a learning all about the farm he attends the agricultural class under Luther by E DuBois This agricultural course is just one of the many courses at the Principal Wm M Hyman of the high school and the student does not confine his efforts in study to Woodland high school against giving Employers were today given warning through the Democrat ture alone work to minors the State law ing permits Principal Hyman's communication To employers of minors under eighteen years of It is my duty to inform you that it is illegal for you to employ any years of age a legal permit to work For minors under sixteen years of age the permit to work during school hours is issued by the county superintendent of schools for those between the ages of sixteen and eighteen the permit is issued by the Principal of the high school The penalty for the violation of this law is very severe for the employer You referred to General Laws Act 3625 Sec 7 year 1923 Vol page and Statutes year 1919 are entombed page 1047 I ask all employers of minors to investigate the ages of your minor employees and be positive that you are not violating the law With the earnest desire to operate with you for the good of our boys and girls the above is fully submitted to you for your ful consideration Very truly M HYMAN Principal SNOWSLIDE TAKES BIG By United Press BINGHAM Utah Feb Fifteen bodies have been ed from the debris of buildings demolished by a snowslide here today Fifteen others have been rescued alive At least fifty C C YOUNG TO BE SPEAKER AT CHURCH MARCH 9 It is natural that farm mechanics and the study of scientific agriculture go hand in hand In the former clas he youth learns the mechanical ciples of farming and how to make his own repairs Under Luther E he learns how to make things grow at a minimum with a cost The course in agriculture as laic out by the school authorities this year consists of three years of study This was formerly a four-year course due to crowded facilities and reasons it was impossible to give the advanced study this year It is th hope of DuBois to next year give the senior study Nature Of Studies The student upon deciding upon ag as one of the courses he wil iake at the high school starts hi fust year with the study of bees in eluding hiving swarming bee dis eases nectar bearing flowers th rearing of queens etc This is don because of the fact that all good or use the bees in cross pol which increases the size of their fruit This is one advantage of bee culture aside from profits derived from the honey cording to DuBois United BANDITS ROB GUESTS VAN with sawed-off shotguns five robbers lined up guests at a party at the home of 8 Morris oil operator early today and obtained in cash and valuables DEMPSEY AIDE DEAD HICHMOND Brooks sparring partner of Jack Dempsey died today from a bullet wound in the said to have been ed FAMILY CREMATED N Y HECKE GIVES TALK AT MEETING HERE Quarantine laws their enforcement in regard to California agriculture and the steps taken by the state de- of agriculture to enforce the laws throughout the United States were the subjects discussed this morning by G H Hecke state director of agriculture before the Northern District County tural Commissioners who are ing in the county court house Mr Hecke who recently returned Washington with a committee Horses Trapped By Flood Fed By K L Man Mrs Al of Madison whose humane efforts to improve conditions of dumb animals particularly dogs have been exploited on numerous casions while in Woodland yesterday related an incident worthy of tion She stated that several days ago Louis LaDue of Knights Landing while rowing on the river ered several horses marooned on a levee a mile and a half above Knights Landing Returning to Knights Landing he procured a bale of hay and rowed back to the levee where he fed the horses He has been making daily trips to the levee caring for the horses with the hope of ascertaining to whom they belong BURNED DESTROYED THEIR HOME NEAR HERE TODAY was commissioners that the west had won a great fight in obtaining the enforce- ment of the quarantine law against the fruit fly He stressed the fact that the farmers of the state were backing up the laws of the ment against of foreign fruit trees which might be diseased State Leads Movement California is unquestionably the leader of the quarantine for whom a warrant for or Mr Hecke said This state is after deportation has beep issued in the U- wise quarantine which will protect it o I from ravages of foreign diseases to other horticultural AMERICANS UNDER FIRE PEKING were reported today under fire at and one naped EARL IN FLIGHT Earl of Craven S left today for Ottowa RESULTS and Drys in the House today joined to probe re- sults of Prohibition fruit trees and products The men's club of Christian church have announced that on Tues Young of the State of California wil be a speaker at a meeting of the club to bc held m tne church i i u for the occasion will fur A M C by a quartette from the At meeting Junior The club which is an important R H Taylor secretary of the part in the life of male members of legislative committee of the the Christian church has had a state farm bureau will be the ber of prominent speakers during the pal speaker at a meeting of the season These meetings have Farm Center to be held always been accompanied by good MURDERED SWEETHEART WEWOKA P During the first year the student I Higdon today that he studies the physiology of plants the development in the germination of Continued on page six Washington School Has Many Pupils Miss Harriet Lee county tendent of schools visited the ington grammar school today She reports that in the number of teachers and pupils Washington ranks next to murdered his fiancee Rita Gassor member Dinner is always served at j be relieved until the new school these regular meetings of the j jng is completed tian church men Earl Tadlock Is Hurt At Madison JJ IS The population of Washington in county seems to be steadily creasing if we may judge by the in the public schools At the i opening of the semester the was 277 The present ment is 327 Earl Tadlock manager of the Citrona of Madison severely injured afternoon when a pile of grain sacks toppled over and crushed him to the floor while he was engaged in loading a car He was rushed to the Woodland clinic last night where an X-ray exam- disclosed that had been severely injured Fortunately no bones were After in- juries mere treated he was able to return to his Barn Loss Is Set At in Dunnigan February 26 according J to announcement made this morning j All men who are interested and i Woodland It is necessary to teach by County Farm Advisor Warren to attend the meeting may in the auditorium and Norton so by getting in touch with rooms and the situation will not At the meeting the membership cup won by Dunnigan and Zamora will be presented Members of the Yolo farm center will be asked to attend the meeting next week and so the board of directors of the ty farm canter will be expected to at- j tend and assist in the presentation of j the cup McPhee Inspects Esparto High I A McPhee assistant to R J Werner as supervisor of agricultural instruction for the State Board of Education was a visitor at the to Union high school today He made an inspection of the agricultural work King done at that institution and ne unced himself as highly pleased McPhee and his family visited in Woodland for a short time He re- ported that Werner who was ly principal of Esparto school lakem on a lot of poundage End is deeply Interested his work Since leaving here Werner has ated from the ranks to a heavy as Sic now tips Ore scaks at Ho 200 pounds Colusa May Have July Celebration PEETE CASE DELAYED TIA Judge Sam Urias will not decide for a week the cases of the seven men charged with attacking the Peete girls The agricultural director also ed the moves of the agricultural di- vision of the University of California and himself to place county farm ad- visors and county horticultural com- missioners on terms so they could work together Both he stated are working for the benefit of the er and consequently should be much together in their work Convention In May He announced that the state con- vention ol horticultural A A HOYT VISITS IN CITY AFTER LONG ABSENCE A A Hoyt who nearly a half cen tury ago attended the old College in Woodland passed this city this morning on his retur to Watsonville where he is now resident He stepped off of Jake Molter palatial Toonerville Trolley long en ough to reminisce for a minute or two Except for a brief stop as he wa passing through Woodland about DAVIS MEN BOOSTING SCHOOL BONDS While there seems to be little of the bond for a new high school at Davis failing to cany at the on next Saturday February 20 those who have been n the movement are doing possible to make tain that the whole community indorses the project Literature is being sent to all IR the hopes that the bond issue is understood angle nent taxpayers of the are quoted as favoring the issuing of tin bonds and Dean W L Howard of the University of California's branch lege of agriculture at Davis is quoted as saying that Davis is facing a grave crisis Valuation The approximate valuation of tht Davis district is given as Seventy-five high school the State have a lower true wealth This high school board of education comprises E S McBride Gus Robert F Miller George Pierce and Harden Wilber tal personal tax bills of these men last year exceeded Taxpayers Quoted Prominent Davis residents and Tf M year ago Mr Hoyt stated that he lia are quoted as ears 3 ars married in Woodland many failure of this bond issue would years ago to Miss Millie Robinson Davis a from it who at that time was a dressmaker associated with Miss Ella Porter and the late Emogene in rag a millinery parlor After leaving Woodland he was em- ployed for a number of years as tion agent for the Southern Pacific company at and was an mate friend of Editor E E Leake who at one time was station agent for the HAVE CRIME RECORD LOS Clark 36 and E L Gray 24 were today of more than fifty robberies in the State including crimes at mento and Elk Grove tne same company at Dixon Mr ers would be held in San Diego made inquiries about Robert T S Spaulding second week in May Much will Spaulding under discussion there will H beneficial to the farmer he stated Other matters were taken up this afternoon with W C Jacobsen of the BANDITS USE HEARSE ST youthful dits today used a hearse in making their getaway after an bank VIOLENCE FEARED bureau of plant quarantine and pest control Df California and T D bahns of the same bureau giving ad- dresses Those present at the meeting today were C K Turner Auburn Placer county Carl Spurlock and Charles Y Collins Fairfield and Vacaville He and Mrs Hoyt are both well and have promised Continued on NURSERY ARE VISITED BY G CLASS themselves a visit to Woodland at some future date Mr Hoyt is head of a manufacturing plant in vilk Niece Will Sail On 20th J W Landquist of this city has re- Forty-five boys from the tural class of the Woodland high school recently visited the of the Woodland and operated by K T made the trip under the of their instructor Lather E Bois Mette showed the boys oC frost injury to the roots of was feared today in the coal mining district of Indiana where a dozen miners were hurt in rioting yesterday DRUM MARES CHARGES H Drum j president of the Mercantile Trust Co Francisco today told the The barn destroyed on the Mrs John Bemmerly place west of this city in the 5 o'clock fire yesterday morning was leased to The loss including the building hay barley and Fordson tractor amounted j to and was covered by lance Legion Membership In Yolo County Is Growing ate banking committee that Controller Mclntosh had gone far beyond his ties in sponsoring the proposed Fadden branch banking MAJOR UNDER FIRE SAN H H Arnold slated for reprimand because of undesirable activities on pending air service legislation commanded Field here from 1919 to 1922 SUGGESTS BORDER RULE flood control Representative words welcoming the visitors to land stressing the fact that the chief of the department was a Yolo county man with a practical farm here He told of the production of Yolo ty during the past few years STOCKTON GETS LANDS this no county R 0 Gwyn Yreka a u ville Butte county H W Kingwell Orland Glenn county A E Morrison Sacramento P A Willis Colusa lusa county H P Tabler City Sutler county W E Lewis Los linos H C Lewis Sacramento Shaffer Talks Fred Shaffer secretary of the Yolo county board of trade gave a few fruit trees and the effects of month from Gothenburg visit to this country She is ed to arrive in Woodland some time during the month of ApriL She will come via the Panama nal from New York Miss Johanson is the daughter of a sister whom Mr Landquist has never seen having left the old before the birth of his sister pests He a block of more than vine cuttings to be season The method heeling in these vines was shown and explained to the boys The local plant dealer abo dM his plant for all vines and trees before they left nursery Albert Fusell Has Recovered From Fall Al Fissell a carpenter who was i Senate passed seriously injured several weeks ago without objection today a by when he was knocked down by a ator Johnson California granting ing timber has so far recovered public lands to the City of Stockton he was able to be taken to home B i Tuesday Visit In San Francisco Mr and Mrs G N Merritt went to San Francisco this to Mr mother Jw Merritt who has been to health for several AW a resident of the metropolis Mn ritt indicates that she is m While no schedule At a regular of the j can Legion held here last in ftc Lesion hall Past Baiky by members of the post I TO Ine shape of the of a jewel The meeting Hie largest ever fie the Post and fte initiation of several last night of- las ccn adopted A B Davison of one of the members of s announced scheme ar- tee ranged for Woodland to play on July P there on ifte following day figuring that Colosa wiH of toe said that a record was now by the post Members now on the rolls are more than at any time last year and with ten months to st ed that a still greater wH There seems to fee in the post this year than last to Uriah this and much activity is noted all those now were served which had been provided by many of the members in co-operation with a com- of which Howard Lawson was chairman These were voted She best m months by those remaining to en- joy the During the meeting it was decided to hold a circus and dance at a later date details of which will be later The affair will be staged in the Legion halL 1 Xo baseball was discussed at this meeting but it is expected that plans of the team will come ap at the next of members U Mexico establishing a zone the border in All oons would be prohibited STANDARD IN RUSSIA BERLIN THE STANDARD OIL CO IS NEGOTIATING WITH THE RUSSIAN SOVIET FOE A CONCESSION IN THE RUSSIAN OIL FIELDS id Resident Writes Here For Yolo Activities DIVORCEE DEATH PACT OMAHA The of Betty pretty and Simon R were today on a tiie both tlw head A was in Ward's Responding to an advertisement published in 1915 by Harry S Maddox of Sacramento when he was secretary of the Yolo county board of trade Ernest F Bender of Bromley Kent England nas written here for more information concerning re- sources county I expect Yolo county now duces more farm stock asad frosts than wrote Bender to Maddox who forwarded the to the Democrat I be very pleased to re- er at heart in Yolo county lived so many years In a tatUr ten to her son several days 199 stated that she felt after reading about tlM rains were having some new literature or a pectus concerning your county's re- Bender continued I haven't heard a word from Yolo county since the year of the Great War which surely we with our Euro- pean have lost without America A million of best of young America transformed ing defeat and slavery into glorious victory and liberty And for great blessings the old Motherland and her Allies can never be grateful an White Friends In City Dan White friead of editor of the many years ad in county awl ta educational affairs tlM a Woodland accompanied lano county and in of j
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