During childhood, Pauling and his two
younger sisters led a peripatetic existence
as their father, a traveling drug salesman,
tried to find a position that suited him. The
family eventually settled in Condon, Oregon
After her husbands death, Belle Pauling ran
a rooming house in the small, one-horse
town of Condon, Oregon.

double-Nobel Prize winner Linus Pauling.
Oregon, Condon
Red Cross Drug Store
H.W. Pauling Condon,
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1910 Census:
Name: Herman W Pauling
Age in 1910: 33
Birth Year: abt 1877
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1910:
Portland Ward 8, Multnomah, Oregon
Relation to Head of House: Head
Occupation: Druggist
Spouse's Name: Belle Pauling
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Household Members:
Head: Herman W Pauling  33
Spouse: Belle Pauling  29
Son: Linus Pauling  9
Daughter: Pauline Pauling  7
Daughter: Lucile Pauling  6
Sister in Law: Stella J Darling  26
Sister in Law: Elizabeth A Darling  25