THE ELLENSBURG CAPITAL

May 3, 1917

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     In a letter to William FREYBURGER, Lester WISHARD who has been stationed in Chinese waters for some time, says he has just re-enlisted
for another four years. He is the chief electrician on the "Palos". J. H. LODERHOSE has leased his farm in this valley and is located at Prosser as purchasing agent for Denny Brothers, big apple buyers
of Chicago. He will move his family down as soon as school is out.

BRIEF NEWS OF THE DAY

O. S. BENNETT died at his home on Capital avenue on Monday. Among those driving new cars here are Mrs. H. W. WAGER, J. H. MORGAN, and John CLYMER. There is no occasion for a panic, but smallpox has been declared officially to exist in Kittitas County. After holding court in Seattle for a week, Judge DAVIDSON was called to Yakima for similar work. The jury will be called in the superior court next Tuesday, the 8th, there is a pretty fair sized docket. Messrs. BRILEY, SPARKS, LASH, SAVER, and E. K. BROWN, who went to the Sound to take the examination for commissions, have not heard the
result of their effort. W. E. NICKERSON, the new leader of the Elks band, is bringing the boys up to proficiency at a rapid rate and is receiving many compliments
on his good work. D. H. DICKSON, who was prominent in military work here in the organization of the cavalry troop, has been commissioned second lieutenant
of a new troop that has just been formed at Wenatchee. The new Christian Science church, on Anderson street, between Third and Fourth, is receiving the finishing touches and will be ready for
use next Sunday morning.

SOCIAL AND PERSONAL

H. C. ACKLEY is quite ill in the McClanahan hospital. Henry KLEINBERG spent the first part of the week in Seattle. Harold SPALDING is around after having had his tonsils removed. B. F. REED has returned from Kansas, where he was called by the death of his father. Mrs. B. L. BURCHAM, of Spokane, is visiting her daughters, Mrs. SPAULDING and Mrs. LAUDERDALE. Mrs. A. C. STEINMAN of Yakima, has been visiting her sister, Mrs. C. E. WHEELER. Fred BUTCHER, now a resident of Walla Walla, was visiting old friends here this week. Mrs. W. V. E. ROBBINS of Grandview is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. L. FINLEY. A report from Seattle says Glenn STEWART has enlisted for the ambulance service in France. Miss Elizabeth PAUTZKE entertained friends at dinner Sunday evening. Miss Arline BARKWELL has returned from Cle Elum where she visited friends. Mrs. R. A. WEAVER is enjoying a visit from her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. HUBBELL of Tacoma. Miss Anne SANDER has returned from New York and other eastern points where she has been visiting for several months. A. D. POYSER, who went to Auburn a few weeks ago for his health is improving so rapidly that he is already talking of coming home. Rev. H. I. OBERHOLTZER, who succeeds Rev. REESE as pastor of the Episcopal church, has arrived and will preach his first sermon on
Sunday. His wife came with him. Earl WELSH, a former Ellensburg boy, who has been living in Pasco, passed through here on Monday enroute to the Sound to enlist. His
brother, Wm. D. WELCH, enlisted some time ago. Receiver JACOBSEN is making cider every day at the Ellensburg Brewing and Mining company's plant.

SMALLPOX CASES APPEAR IN THE VALLEY

Like the thief in the night, the old dreaded smallpox has made its appearance in the community, first appearing in the country, and the
doctors and hospitals have already taken steps to combat the disease, which has lost most of its terrors through vaccination... The present
outbreak is not considered a bad one and it is hoped early grappling with it will make its run short lived...

ROAD TO YAKIMA NOW IN GOOD SHAPE

Excellent roads were encountered between Ellensburg and North Yakima by President George H. BLACK of the Ellensburg normal school, who
motored down on Thursday to attend a meeting of North Yakima teachers, says the Republic. He was accompanied by Mr. WOLFF of the board and
Mrs. WOLFF...

NOTICE OF HEARING UPON FINAL ACCOUNT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTION

In the Superior Court of the State of Washington in and for the County of Kittitas. In Probate. In the matter of the estate of George E. DICKSON, deceased. Notice is hereby given that Elizabeth J. DICKSON, administratrix of the estate of George E. DICKSON, deceased, has rendered and filed in the
above entitled court her final account of her administration of said estate...

NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL ESTATE

In the Superior Court of the State of Washington in and for the County of Kittitas. In Probate No. 924. In the matter of the Estate of Emma R. PEASE, Deceased. Notice is hereby given that pursuant to an order of the above entitled court, I hereby offer for sale and will sell to the highest and best
bidder for cash at private sale the following described real property situate in Kittitas County, State of Washington, to wit: The E 1/2 of the NE Quarter and the NE Quarter of the SE Quarter of Section 32 in Township 18N, Range 18E of the WM, save and excepting the
following described part of said tract of land heretofore conveyed by the said Burt PEASE and Emma R. PEASE, by several deeds, to the City
of Ellensburg, to-wit:...

NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT OF FINAL ACCOUNT in Probate No. 937

In the Superior Court of Kittitas County, State of Washington. In the matter of the estate of George G. AGERTON, deceased. Notice is hereby given that Delilah May AGERTON, the executrix of the estate of George G. AGERTON, deceased, has rendered and presented for
settlement, and filed in the above entitled court her final account of her administration of said estate...

NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT OF FINAL ACCOUNT. In Probate No. 922

In the Superior Court of Kittitas County, State of Washington. In the matter of the estate of Frances LEE, deceased. Notice is hereby given that G. R. BRADSHAW, the administrator of the estate of Frances LEE, deceased, has rendered and presented for
settlement, and filed in the above entitled court her final account of her administration of said estate...

NOTICE No. 947

In the Superior Court of Kittitas County, State of Washington. In Probate. In the matter of the estate of Martin G. WIPPEL, deceased. Notice is hereby given that Anna K. WIPPEL, administratrix of the estate of Martin G. WIPPEL, deceased, has rendered and presented for
settlement, and filed in the above entitled court her final account of her administration of said estate...

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION

In the Superior Court of the State of Washington in and for the County of Kittitas. Theresa SCHELLMAN, plaintiff vs. George W. SCHELLMAN, defendant. The State of Washington, to the said George W. SCHELLMAN, defendant: You are hereby summoned to appear within sixty days after the date of the first publication of this summons, to-wit: within sixty days after
the 19th day of April 1917, and defend the above action in the above entitled court ...The Object of this action is to secure a decree of
divorce in favor of the plaintiff and against the defendant on the ground of abandonment and non-support and to have the maiden name of
plaintiff restored to her.

NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION

Department of the Interior, U.S. Land Office at North Yakima, Washington, April 6, 1917. Notice is hereby given that Henry C. NIEKS, of Kittitas, Washington, who on February 12, 1913, made Homestead Entry No. 06393, for s 1/2,
section 14, township 18N, Range 20E, WM, has filed notice of intention to maek Final three-year Proof, to establish claim to the land above
described before Edward PRUYN, U. S. Commissioner, at Ellensburg, Washington, on the 19th day of May 1917. Claimant names as witnesses: Rowlen M. KINKADE, of Ellensburg, Washington; Joseph B. HINKLE, of Kittitas, Washington; James K. AITKEN, of
Kittitas, Washington; Samuel E. OSBORNE, of Ellensburg, Washington.

SUMMONS BY PUBLICATION No. 5637

In the Superior Court of the State of Washington in and for the County of Kittitas.. Abbie Jane BENSON, plaintiff, vs. Ernest Einer BENSON, defendant. The State of Washington, to the said Ernest Einer BENSON, defendant. You are hereby summoned to appear within sixty days after the date of the first publication of this summons, to-wit: within sixty days after
the 15th day of March 1917, and defend the above action in the above entitled court ...The Object of this action is to secure a decree of
divorce from the defendant on the ground non-support and cruel treatment, and also to obtain the custody of the minor child of plaintiff and
defendant.

SOME LOCAL ADS

Don't Leave It to Chance that your money will be safe when you buy a piece of real estate. It is better to be on the safe side. Insist
on having an abstract of title. Kittitas County Abstract Co. Jay A. WHITFIELD, Mfr., Olympia Blk. Red 4122. Buy your Strawberry Plants at home. Americus Ever-Bearing per 100 - $1.50. Leave orders at Ellensburg Creamery. Write for prices on
other varities. R.F.D. No. 1, F. I. MOFFET

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