1907: Suggested carnival names

“Snuggestions” (!) for the name of a post-frontier Walla Walla carnival’s “main street” included several in Chinuk Wawa…

…along with some references to local history & a couple of perhaps snide remarks…

carnival 1

carnival 2

— from the Walla Walla (WA) Evening Statesman of August 8, 1907, page 1, column 6

The Jargon entries were “Cultus [no-good] Street”, “Potlatch [giveaway] Street” and “Clatawa Nanich” [go see]. I wonder which one was picked…

What do you think?