Tuesday, December 26, 2006
Oregon Republican League: Elder Photos
Oregon Republican League:Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 104.
HILTS, JAMES M., of La Grande, was born in Herkimer County, New York, September 7, 1848, and came to Oregon in 1891, locating in La Grande. He is a farmer and businessman. He has been regularly a delegate to the county convention, and attended the state convention of 1894 and the league in 1895. In 1895 he was elected to the City Council. Mr. Hilts is now the Republican nominee for Sheriff.