100 years ago — 1913
The Pateros City Council has appointed Harvey Kellogg as the first town marshall. Pateros has only recently been incorporated.
Construction on a new invention, the McMillan baseball pitching machine, has been completed. Work on the machine had been done on vacant lots between the Elman Hotel and the Columbia Valley Bank building with large crowds gathered to watch the iron arm sling the ball over the plate.
The Elliott Hotel at Conconully is to be…