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About The North Platte semi-weekly tribune. (North Platte, Neb.) 1895-1922 | View Entire Issue (Sept. 25, 1917)
NORTH PLATTE, NEB., SEPTEMBER 25, LKL7.
SOLDIERS' INSURANCE MLL
NOW IN THE SENATE
Tho 'war risk insurance bill, carry
ing an appropriation of $170,000,000
and "providing for uJlotnionts lor Sol
diers' families, compensation for in
juries and comprchcnslvo Insurance,
went to tho Bonato last week following
its passago by tlio unanimous vote of
tho house. It Is certain to pass tho
aonato with fow if any changes.
As it stands now, tho measure de
signed to take care of Undo Sam's
fighting men may bo summed up as
Every enlisted man in tho military
and naval forces slial.L aV.ot part of his
pay to his wife, or his formor wife, if
alio has not remarried, or to his child,
or children. Not more than half Ills
pay nor loss than $15 monthly may bo
Allowances may bo obtained for his
family on written application, the sum
not to exceed $50 monthly. Tho family
allowances are as follows:
If there be a wife oni'y $15 month
If there bo" a wlfo and child $25
If there bo a wife and two children
For each additional child $7 month
For death in the sorvico of tho lino
of duty, tho government will pay:
For a widow $35 monthi'y.
For a widow and a child $45 monthly.
For a widow and two children
For each additional child $5.00
If there bo no widow, and nly one
child $20 monthly.
For two clU'dren $35 monthly.
Four children $45, with $10 for
each additional child.
For a widowed mother $30.
For disability tho United Stat03
will pay tho soldier:
If ho has neither wife nor child
If ho has a wlfo and a child $G5
A totally disabled soldier may. draw
$20 additional for a nurso or attend
ant. The soldier who oses both eyes,
both hands, or both legs, shall re
ceive $100 monthly.
To-give ovory commissioned officer
and enlisted man protection for hlra
solf and his dependents, tho United
Stato3 -will grant insurance against
death or total1 disability. This insur
ance may bo In multfplos of $500, but
not to exceed $10,000. ,
Tho maximjum was set at $10,000 on
request or President wilson.-aftor it
liad'- first been set at that Jlguro and
thon.cut to $5,000 byrtho interstate and
foreign commorco committee. The bill
docs not specify tho premium rate to
be paid by tho soldlors, but it Is offi
cially reckoned at $8 per thousand
dollars of insurance.
and After October First
SHOES A HE CASH
IMener & l'ScIslminn.
Bert Naporsteck, who has boen em
ployed with tho Union Pacific as
freight brakeman between Evanston
and Qgdon for several months, is vis
iting with his parents this week. He
was recently promoted to freight con
Champion l'nccr to bo Here.
Among tho horses entered In tlio
(races hero this wieokj Will bo (the
champion two year old pacer of tho
world "Flower Forbos." owned by E.
D. Gould, or Kearnoy. Sho will race
bn Thursday. Soptombcr 27th, or glvo
an oxhibltion mii.o on that day. Sho
wll bo driven by Zack&Chandlor. tho
noted driver, who gavo.hor tho record
eho holds. This noted pacer ought to
draw a big crowd.
Mrs. John Sorcnson I'nsses Away
A tologram received by P. M. Sorcn
son yestorday morning announced tho
death at Los Angolos Sundny of Mru,
John Soronson, for many years a' res
ident of North Platte. Particulars of
tho passing away of tills woman who
had so many frionds in this city, havo
not boon learned, but we understand
sho had boon in rather poor health
for-somo time. .Interment will bo
mada in Los Angeles.
Frionds of tho deceased will regret
to learn of her death, and to Mr. Soron
son and daughters sympathy will bo
: :o: :
Plans for New Gnriigc. '
Architect Itoynolds Is now comn'ct-
ing tho plans and specifications for tlio
Hondy-Ogior garage that will bo orcct
ed on Fourth street east of tho Elks
home. Tho garago will bo 110x132,
tlio south forty foet of tho building to
bQ two ifiorJes, tho rcmalndor one
story, this upper floor to bo used as a
machine shop and stock room. Tho in
terior arrangement providos for all tho
conveniences known to a modern gar
age. Cars for repairs wifl bo taken to
tho second floor repair shop by a run
way from tho alloy Instead of an ele
vator, though there will bo a small
elevator for handling light articles.
Dld3 for the erection of tho budding
wlV. bo asked for in a shorj tlmo.
; :o; :
l'rlzcs For CIlrcn's" Gardens
Tho Red Cross announces tho fol
lowing list of prizes for entries mado
from tlio children's gardens at the
For best display of vegetables, first
$1, Soccond 75c, third 26c.
A first inrizo of 75c and a second
prizo" of 50c for tho best vegetable en
tered in each of tho following: Pota
toes, cabbago, carrots, parsnips, on
ions, tomatoes, turnips, string beans,
cucumbers, pdppors, navy beans and
Two prizes for best disfay of flow
ers, first 50c, second 25.
It Is roquosted that the children
have tholr exhibits at the floral hall
at tho fair grounds tomorrow morn
ing at ,nlne o'clock. .
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For Sale. .
Threo flvo room houses, close in. Hi
Smith, 604 east Sixth street. 73-7
: :o: :
J. C. Little, aged 07, died Sunday ev
ening of icancor at his homo sixteen
milos north of town. The funeral
services were hd'.il yesterday after
noon and Interment was mado In tho
Myrtlo cemetory. Ho Ccaves a broth
or, two sons and a daughter.
Paul Marti, the youngest and per
haps most, frail member of Co. E,
has been appointed as orderly to Cap
tain Halllgan since tlio boys arrived
Mrs. Will HaWvoy and sou John will
leave the first of next month for Grand
Island-to visit frionds.
ONE HUNDRED MOKE MEN
CALLED FOR EXAMINATION
Last ovonlng tho Lincoln county
board of oxamlnora issued a cni'.l for
ono hundred, moro jnon to roport for
examination next' Friday and Satur
day. This call, has boon mado neces
sary by tho fact that tho net numbbr
k iitan who havo hoop, examined,
passed and cortifiod up to this dato1
has not been sufficient to fill Lincoln
county's quotn of ono hundred and
So far Llnco n county has sent fifty
two mon to Ft, Riley, loaving slxty
thrco to bo avallablo when called.
This is a greater numbor than is at
present cortifiod, and it is not known
how many aro yot to bo cortifiod on
the first lot examined or how many
will bo cortifiod on. tho lot exam
ined last week.
Under thoso conditions tho locau
board doomed It necessary to co,'l in
another hundred men for examina
tion. Thoso who havo boon notified
to roport aro:
Thoso Culled for Examination for
Karl B. Nou, Table
Lovl Towors, North Platto
Henry C. Bretzor, North IVatto
John W Tuckor, North Platto
Waltor G Gartrojl, Somerset,
Fordiuand Stroltz, North Platto
Constantin Walz, Staploton
Charles L GardsoZ,' North Platto
Hans Rasmussen, Maxwell
Jamo3 II HoppeS, Gothenburg
G'uy N James, Sutherland
Harry A McEvoy, North Platto
Goo. Robb, Sutherland
John L Gmlko, North Platto i.
William F Sander, North Platto
Elinor M Howard, North Platto
Arthur M Schnoldor, Maxwell "
Elmor Sailor, North Platte.
John A lon, North Platto
William T Vasholz. Maxwell
Royd.B Stryson, 'North Platto
Lowis Norman, North Platto
Bon A Johnson, Brady
John D W Lincoln, North Pfatto
Ralph .M Soper, North Platto
Goo. B Easton, North Platto
John Styskal, WolHloet
Froeman G Mftlett, North rVntto
.Bomardo Espmosa, North Platto
K. Yamagachl, North Platto .
Jamos E Yonkor, Wallaco
Poto Brodorich, Sutherland
Henry W Wolch, North" Platto
William E Moyors, Sutherland
Roy C Kelly. North Platte
Arthur W Hunt, North Platto
Claronco B Runner, Horshey
Peto Qorcia, North Platto
Cocil E Can on, Wolllleet
Harry A Diohl. Horshey l
Rudolph F Kchzo:, Wo'lflce't '
Thomas W Bayno, North Platto
DanlcT L Mitchell, Maywood
W?:iiam L Fristo, Wollfleot
Duano Smith, North Platto
Denetrlos Koloynpsoulos, N. Platto
Arthur F Kailwort, Sutherland
Warren Soules, Brady
Artluir Reyno.ds, North Platte '
Andrew Lowis, North Platto
Geo. H Powoll. North Platto
Joseph H Goldon, Gothenburg
Ira A SInclnir, Sutherland
Eberly S Thomas, North Platto
Fred C Koe3ter Wo'lfleet
Charles A Nelson, Brady
John G High, Hershey , ( .
Thomas Cormack, Wallace
James P Johnson, North Platto
John Boylo. Wollfleot
HERE'S THE SITUATION
IN A NUTSHELL ....
"The supply of raw materials is away below normal;
Uncle Sam"s new national army has to be clothed .
and that means a greater1 demand than, ever before;
labor has increased in cost: the price you pay for a
suit today you'll think of in the near future as
BUY THAT FALL SUIT NOW
You'll find our stocks in splendicLcondition to meet all your demands. Smart looking
military styles, cozy double-breasted models, high waists, faultlessly tailored and made of
"quality" all-wool materials. Youlfll appreciate the worth of these clothes when you see
how reasonably they're priced. ,
Up in the air about
"What to Wear?'
Meet me at Harcourt's; he has
just the thing you are looking
for. "You should worry."
(To ba Continued.)
$15 to $35
Stetson Hats $4.60 to $6.00
Regal Shoes $4.50 to $9.00
Lewis Underwear $1.28 to 6.00
Manhattan Shirts $1.75 to 6.00 '
Harcourt Clothing Company.
John A Biddlo, Wolllleet
Roy V Cary, Horshoy
Emll C Kosbau, North Plntto 1
William W Vornon, North Platto.
Josso R Little, North Platto
Vornaet E Potorson, GoUionburg
Wl.llnm G Rubonthalor, Gothonburg
Sauiuol B Baker, Wallaco
John R Wing, North Patto .
Harry F Wobor, North Platto
Otto V Johnson, Suthoi'.and
Jay J Smith, North Platto
Roy E Roton, Maxwoll
Ray L Eyci"y, North IXatto
Nick Callvinos, NorUi Platto
Ernest E Browned, Suthorlnnd
Thoso (o Appear for Examination
John R Churchill, North Platto
John Gray, North Platto
Frank M Hughes, North Platto
Georgo Frazier, North Platto
William W SloboW, North Plntto
Kimball F Baldwin, Suthorlnnd
Victor V Oman, Farnnm
Frod J Anderson, Sutherland
Allon R McDonald, North Platto
John L Murphy, North Plntto
Roy T Harvey, 9uthorlnnd
Clnudo O Drakp, Maxwell
Robort Allondor ScheVa, North Plntto
Jamos J Barna'.l, North Plntto
Charles A Howard, Wollfleot
Goo. A Wilson, Sutltorrand
Lomuol W Tool, North hPlatto
Anton Lowis, North' Platte
Ctarenco C Cnrvor, Brady
Albert Rowloy, Sutherland.
Loy H Eyorly, Horshoy
Wallaco E Owens, North Plntto
Frarik Klrby, Maxwoll
Alvo II Farrell, WaVaco.
Frod W Dick. North Platto
Geo. R Razos.'North Platto
Carl F Scott, North Rwtto
Alfred Rasmusson, Mnxwo'l
Omor R Rqton, Maxyoll
Waltor S Broyor.i Sutherland
WliLlam J Jurnoy, Tryon
Megolas J Mason, Staploton
Ernest E McFnddon, North Ifatto
Samuel P Gundorson, Wallaco
John E Schram, North Platto
Harry E Easton, North Platto
WCliam O Wado, North Plntto
Emo3t Royal MHs, North Platto
Claiuldo D Cllomcnt, Farnam
A letter received by F.'W. Rinckor
last week announced tho arrival of
Ernest Rlncker and Jim C.'inton at
Goat Island, and tho first impression
of tho training camp seems to bo fav
orable to both young mon. Thoy
spoaK nigniy or tlio moals furnished
and tho tonb accommodations. Upon
their arrival thoy wore furnished with
the comploto clothing outfit of tho med
ical cdrps. Clinton drow elcht hours
ot guard duty tho day' after ho. arriv
al. . HjJtl
181' ARE EXA3IIXEI) AX1)
ElUHTY.rtNE ASK EXEMPTION
Tho Lincoin county board of ex
aminers last Thtirsdny.Frlday and Sat
urday examined ono hundred and
thirty-ono niUUnry registrants. Thir
teen of thoso wore discharged as phys
ically unlit for army sorvlco and
olghty-ono claimed ' oxom'ptlon, leav
ing thirty-sovon good, stulwnrt young
mon who having no cnuso for ex
emption woui'd probably as boou fight
Tho porcontngo of thoso asking for
exemption was much greater than nt
'the first examination. It is prob
able that bo mo asked to bo exempted
on rather flimsy 'pretenses, figuring
that if the excuse hold well and good,
it it didn't hold thoy would bo none
tho worso off.
Considerable criticism rift tho work
of tlio district board in Omaha is
heard; this, brooking out in rnthor
sovero form at Goring Cast Saturday.
Thoro It -was claimed that woai'th and
politics inlluoncod exemptions. This
cliargo is undoubtedly not truo; at
least such cannot bo charged so far
as tho board has acted on Lincoln
On and Aftoi October First
SHOES ARE CASH
Dinner .fc Pii'lRliinnn. V -J
CnaB. Boguo camo in from Dcnvor
this morning. Wliilo awny ho trans
acted U. or It. T. businoss in Chicago
and Kansas City. .
Mrs. Goo. W. Arguo,, whoso hus
band recently passed awny, will loavo
tomorrow for Choyonno to make hor
Vnlr Opens Tomorrow
Everything Is In readiness for tlio
opening of tho Lincoln County Fair
tomorrow. Tho now buildings havo
boon coinn'ctcd and painted, and tho
raco track will bo in ilno condition,
tho rain last nlghht proving a bono
ftt rnthor than an Injury, it tho sun
ahlnos brightly today and tomorow.
Tomorrow forenoon will bo dovotcd
to entering Mvo stock and products,
and in tho nftornoon tho rogufar pro
gram as fpublishod Friday will start.
, Thirty or forty rnco horses aro al
ready In (ho stables, somo roady to
enter tho races tomorow afternoon.
I'AIR WEEK and a urood tlnio-totvls-It
the Homo Office of tho FIDELITY
RESERVE COMPANY.. During Fair
Week wo wont cvory Farmer mid out
of town tjsllor who visits the Fair (o
visit our office and see how wo handle
our largo LIFE, HEALTH and ACCI
DENT INSURANCE RirSINESS. OF
PICE HOURS FROM 0:00 A. M. -to
!:)( P. 3L. Rooms 1, 2 irhd !!, I. 0. 0.
Tho Trnvol and Study club mot
with Miss Watts lost evening. A pn
or on "Boston, Scenic and Historic"
was rend by Mrs. Flold, "What Japan
is Thinking of Amorlca'.was givon in
a papor by Mrs. Brock, anil Mrs. Slmms
read n paper An "Tho Conquo3t.of tho
Garden of Eden."
Miss M. Slonian, steam baths and
Swedish Massage Indies and gentle
men. Phono 807, Drodlicck building.
Harry Floishmnn wont to Omaha
Saturday night to visit rolatlvos. '
Tho county commissionora wore in
sosslon yestorday transacting routlno
AMERICAN THAT'S ALL
Would you marry a title and become a social climber
just to fall heir to a Pickle King's millions?
Jack De vereaux
would not because he is regular American and loves ari,
American cirl V
is the girl, and she corners the Pickle King at his own game.V
A Delightful Comedy of Youth, Love and Laughter.
KEITH THEATRE, THURSDAY.
V ' If the car is reasonahly well treated it will render
; faithful service for years. . ' ff-C
'.; Tliat-ds why il always commands sug1i a; -hjgh r,:, '
price when iresold. . . :; , M'Cl V u''l'u
. . " I . It will pay you to .visit us and examine this .car .'v'1 ' -tr
, - The gasoline consumption is unusually low'. , " .Jt'', ",;
The tire mileage is unusually lngn. t . ,
. Touring Car or Roadster, $&3?; Coupe $1265 v!.
' (All prices f.o. b. Detroit)
1 1, wp.
Corner Sixth and Locust.
NORTH, PLATTE, NER..
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