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About Plattsmouth weekly herald. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1882-1892 | View Entire Issue (June 30, 1892)
A GRAND CELEBRATION.
Plattsm -utli ExK-ikU ..:) Invi
tation to A'l Cass County.
now iiir. w w i i.i. t ri.i.
Plattsivumt i W II lo a Sceivs of
Calety on July 4 The Finest
l"ru((r.'im In Cass County
Will t Exeoin.nU.
A rousing n i.'ft i ii Wil I"'1'' 'a-'
fvt'iiinti" i'l the council chamber by
tin- committers having iti charge
the celebration. Hcsides the com
mittees a large number of citizens
were present to aid tlie committee
in whatever way they could.
The celebration, if ihh1 weather
continues, will he one of the largest
affairs ever held in the county.
Three hand of mimic will he on
hand that day.
The speakers of the day will he
Hon. K. M. Martlelt of Omaha and
Hon. John Watson of Nebraska City.
In the afternoon races of every de
scription will be run. A 3(K yard
foot nice for an elegant gold watch
free for all. will he something worth
considering hy the sprinter. He
ides that there will he n 10(1 yard
race for a prize, a slow ami fast
mule race, a three legged race, a
potato race, a hurdle race, and every
oilier kind of a race. Good prize
will he given to the winners. Last
but not least will he a lug of war
contest for a big prize.
A hall name between rialtsinoiith
mid Council Hlutfs will be idayed
in the afternoon. A hose race for
lOObetweenliandX p. in. in the eve
ning the largest and bent display of
fire works, ever exhibited in Cass
county, will be seen.
K"erybody hi Cass comity ia cor
dially invited to come and spend a
holiday in the city of riattsmouth.
Come and bring your sweethearts,
mothers, brothers, fathers, sisters
and children and enjoy a day of rec
reation with the hospitable citizens
of riattsmouth. Hring your bas
kets well tilled, as a big basket din
ner will he oneof the features.
WILL FINISH WITH FOUR CLUBS.
Sentiment of Directors of the State
Base Ball League.
An informal meeting of the direc
tor of the state base hall league
was held nt Hushing last evening.
Directors were present from Grand
Island, Hastings and Kearney. It
was decided to continue with four
teams, provided Heatrice will
pay visiting trams !fl) per game.
A regular meeting of the league
will be held Thursday evening of
this week to decide upon the num
ber ot clubs, to adopt a schedule
and to transact such further busi
ness as may come before the board.
The directors present were firm in
the opinion that the league had
now got upon solid bottom and will
finish the season as constitute 1.
In the mailer of the estate of J. C,
kYnkcn, deceased. Notice to credi
tors to tile claims on or before lec.
'.. 1SH2, at 10 a. m.
In the matter of the last will and
testament of John Cusack, decascd.
lleariugon petition for appointment
of Nathaniel II. Meeker administra
tor, with will annexed.
In the matter of the final settle
ment of the estate of Sarah Matson,
deceased. Continued generally.
In (lie matter' of the final settle
ment of the estate of Flisha Strad
ley, deceased. Cont inuec generally.
Win. Flli.it Sons vs. ' Klewellyii
A. Moore. Suit on a promissory
note for irSJ.J,"). Answer July J, 111
Tych-.cn .V Rusch vs. M,
Suit on account lor ifsii.".
June :jo, 1(1 a. in.
M. )'.. Smiili Co. vs. K. 1
Suit on attachment lor 171.7.1. An
swer une 'J I. 10 a. in .
In tin- matter of the final settle
ment of t he estate ot Mary Haines,
deceased. Account. of ( xeeutor al
lowed and decree on will on pav
nient id balance o conn costs.
In the matter ot the final seitle
, inenl of the estate of William Mas
ton, deceased. Coutimi, d general-
The Lincoln Journal this morning
says: "Judge Foxu orthy was en
gaged yesterday in trying a case
wherein a Agnes I.. Moore rcplev
cued a cow irom her brother, Kd
Cooly, damning it a a wedding
present from her lather. All the
witnesses were relatives and hail
from Cass coiiutv. The case wn
taken under advisement."
The ladies of the Presbyterian
c'mrch gave a social at the resi
dence of II. J. Strcight lastcVcning
The lawn wa lighted with Chinese
lanterns and presented a beautiful
ACCI Dlv.NT INSl' KAeTcK,
T. II. Pollock. Agent.
It i.ird met iiiir-uant to adjourn
ment a- a bo. nd id equalization.
and, upon p port of t lie e. hi nt -clerk
th it tlu: total valuation of t'a-s
coiiMtv a- n tune d by the a-
for' the year Is". w.i .r.'.n."l.i7.". the
board proceeded to adjust and
equalize the several classes of pro
perty as follows;
The following property was as
sessed by the commissioner, the
same having been omitted by the
assessors: Lot . se'. of liw'.j of
section XM '.. irlO; lot II. se'j of
nwl4 of section :t'J 120, $ii; lot 1.
nwf, of sei of section 1 -12 lit, .f.'tcO;
lot 7, Isabel Terrace's addition to
riattsmouth, reduced $10; lot 7,
blocks, riattsmouth, fcto; Nebraska
Telephone Co.. tfi.Ota; lot I). block t,
Wabash, hit 7, block 12, Duke's
addition to riattsmouth. $20; lot 4,
block 7, Orchard Hill addition to
riattsmouth, $."; lot 7, block 7,
Weeping Water, 170; all of block a
Weed's addition to Weeping Water,
tfJa; lots 7. and 9, block 4, I'ark ad
dition to Weeping Water, raised $10;
Hank of Commerce (not entered on
book), fl.l 10; Meeker A Tefft, cob
pipe factory, $X(Kl; riattsmouth
Street Kailway Co., $1,400; I'liunix
Insurance Co. of Hrooklyn, $a4;
Connecticut Insurance Co. of Hart
ford, J14.0H; Plm-nix Insurance Co.
of Hartford, !f:ilil.:i7; Hartford In
surance Co. of Hartford. tfxii.lS;
-Una Insurance Co. of Hartford'
PUI; wa of lot 10, block :, riatts
mouth, raised $100; e'2 of lot 10,
block .10, riattsmouth, raised $100;
w'oof lot 11, block :), riattsmouth,
raised $ 1(K); e'a of lot 11. block 30.
riattsmouth, raised $100. Total
amount assessed and raised, less
the amount reduced or cancelled,
The following changes were made
in assessment of horses: Tipton
precinct, raised a per cent; Salt
Crtek precinct, raised 15 per cent;
Stove Creek precinct, raised 5 per
cent; Weeping Water precinct, low
ered 5 per cent; Center precinct,
lowered 5 per cent; Louisville pre
cinct, lowered 5 per cent; Avoca
precinct, lowered 10 per cent; Kight
Mile Grove precinct, lowered 5 per
cent; Rock Hlutfs. precinct, raised 10
per cent; riattsmouth precinct,
lowered 5 per cent.
Average value of land and the
equalization: Tipton precinct, $7.12
pier acre, not changed; Greenwood
precinct, $7.50, reduced 2 per cent,
$7.aC; Salt Creek precinct, $(1.70,
raised 5 per cent, $7.04; Stove Creek
precinct, $7.H1, raised 3 per cent,
$7.(i;t; Klmwood precinct, $0.71, raised
8 per cent, $7.25; South Hend pre
cinct, $0.07, reduced 12 per cent,
$5.87; Weeping Water precinct, $0.70,
raised 5 per cent, $7.bt; Center pre
cinct, $7.05, reduced 1 per cent, $7.37;
Louisville precinct, $0.01, reduced 10
per cent, $0.22; Avoca precinct,
$0.1S, raised 5 per cent, $0.10; Mount
Pleasant precinct, $7.40, reduced 5
per cent, $7.0!i; Kight Mile Grove
precinct, $0.04, raised 1 per cent,
$7.01; .V'chawka precinct, $0.25, raised
5 per cent, $0.50; Liberty precinct,
((, reduced 10 per cent, $0.1;
h'ock Hlulfs precinct, $5.00, raised 5
per cent, $0.20; riattsmouth pre
cinct, $7.50, raised 1 per cent, $7.5S.
The following complaints on as
sessment. were tiled, and examined
by the board and adjusted as fol
lows: Con Cotfey, lot !), block 20,
riattsmouth, refused; same, lot 0,
block 5, Thompson's addition to
riattsmouth, refused; same, lot 7,
block 5, Thompson's addition to
riattsmouth, refused; same, lots 1,
2, 3 and n'o of 4, block 7, Thomp
son's addition to riattsmouth, re
fused; T. II. Leach, lots 10, 11 and
12, block 30, riattsmouth, refused;
P. (iustin. lots 1 and 2, block 1,
White's addition to riattsmouth,
refused; M. O'Donohoe, lots 7 and S,
block 41, I'lattsmouth, refused;
same, lots 3 and 4, block 100. I'latts
mouth, refused; L. C. Curtis, north
70 feet of lot 1, 2 and 3, block I,
riattsmouth, refused; John Lut.,
lots 2 and 3, block 2, Stadchiinun's
addition to Plattsmoulh, refused
J. M. Robert, lot 10. block 20, rialts
inoiith. refused; A. 15. Todd, c'o of
lot'.i. block 3d, riattsmouth, refused;
Roberts Pros., personal, South
I lend, reduced tr'273; Mrs. l.A.Puell,
north 75 feet ol lot I to 0, block 5,
While's addition to Plattsmoulh,
reluscd; I ia nk of Commerce, raised
.Tii'Mio, C. S. W ortoian, e'.j of net , of
section 17 12 10, reduced $K; same,
.si( of lie', of section 1 7-12 pi. rc-
dliced 0; same, se', of section 17-1-
lo, reduced HiKi; s uae, set, of
nwl, of 17 1J l'l, reduced ."III; school
1 o ird, lots in, 1 1 nud block
Slad el ma i m's aiMiMou 1 'I'l.iij I
mouth, camelled- A ll U eel. I ,
w1 of lot :. block Xl, 1'lattsinouth.i
reluscd, ( ). ( oiihinaii, lo r,ii-e per
soual of Minn llach, refused; U.S.
I'wis. to raise w'.j of lot 17, section
l-r.MI, refused; Mrs. K'. A. Mitchell,
c'o of lot 17, section 1 1'J 1 1, reduced
Slui; Mrs. M. Carroll, lots S, .i, pi, 11
and l'J, block 17M, riattsmouth, re
fused; A. G. 'Jlcdluml, lots P to I,
blotk I. Stadcltuann's; addition to
riattsiiiouth, refused; F. k Guth
man, west Hi feet of lots S and'. I and
the couth feet of the west part of
lot pi, all in idock 31, l'lattsmoirh,
reduced $200; F. 1 Guthm.in, '23
feet of lot 12 and 23 feet of lots 12,
13 and It ipart of sub-lot .1 and sub.
lot 1. 1, block 32. reduced 1.225, A. P.
M.. 23 t- et (north pari of sub-lot 5
id lot- 13 and 1 1, block 32. a.-esed
G. I). Mattison, ne'i of flection
21-12-10, refused; same, to raie s'.j
of nw ' j of section 2112 10. refused;
same, to raise se of section 1 1-12 10.
refused; l'hil Tritsch, east 21 feet
(d lot., 0 and 10, block 31. HatK. j
.1. ,...1 1 loo. W II,... I
IIIOIOl, IfOOiO H I -" ', . j..
phrey. ht' (, 2 and 3. block 14,
riattsiiiouth, rrduccii $50; Joseph
Dynot, lots 1, 2, 3 and i, block 25,
Duke's 'addition to ria.ctsmouth, re
fused; I). Wichmanvi, lots 10, 15, 12
and 13, block 1, Thompson's addi
tion to riattsmouth, refused; A. W.
White, east 20 feet of lot fi, block 35,
riattsmouth, refused; W. W. Hull,
lots 1, 2 and 5, block 172, I'latts
mouth, refused; I'eter Hanrahan,
lot 1, block 4, Thompson's addition
to I'lattsmouth, reduced $25; W. H.
Shryock, lots 1 and 2, block 7,
White's additioi to riattsmouth,
reduced $3; same, lots 1, 2, 3 and 4,
block 4. ?Iickelwait's addition to
riattsmouth, reduced $st5; same,
lots 1 to 0, block IK), riattsmouth,
reduced $70; F. Gustin, lot 7, block
11, I'lattsmouth, raised $75; John
Waterman, lot 1 and el; of 2, block
34, I'lattsmouth, reduced $itX); name
lumber yard, refused; II. A. Sharp,
lot 7, block 4(i, riattsmouth, reduced
$50; Hannah Young, lots 1,2, 3 and
4, block 107, riattsmouth, reduced
$25; K. W. ( line, town of Murdock,
refused; C. II. l'annele, personal
property, reduced $2,873; O. Guth
man, lot 178, Louisville, reduced
$20; R. J. Doom, lot II, nt2 of section
4-11-14, nl2 of swi j of section 4-11-14,
se'4 of nefi of section 5-11-14 and
ne'4 of se'4 of section 5-11-14, re
The board having completed the
equalization of the assessments of
the county, the recapitulations of
the several valuations show that
the total valuation of the county
for the year 1802 is $5.()58,'278.()4, and
the board made the following
levies for the ensuing year: Gen
eral fund, 7.8 mills on the dollar;
bridge fund, 2.5 mills; road fund, 3.8
mills; It. A M. bond fund, 4.4 mills;
court house bond fund, 1 mill; sol
diers' relief fund, .1 mill.
Precinct levies: I'lattsmouth
precinct bond fund, 2 mills; Louis
ville precinct bond fund, 3 mills.
The following levies were made
for the payment of the several
school districts' bonds and interest:
School district No. 17, 3 mills; No.
22, 7 mills; No. 28, 3 mills; No. 30, 2
mills; No. 51, 5 mills; No.tCi, 7 mills;
No. 00, 5 mills; No. W, 10 mills; No.
Hoard adjourned as a board of
equalization to meet in regular ses
sion on Tuesday, July 5.
Frank Dic kson,
The Grand Island team defeated
Kearney yesterday by a score of 0
H. C. Kerr arrived home last night
from a visit to Illinois. He reports
that it has rained twenty-eight days
this month in that state.
I'lattsmouth defeated Glen wood
in a one sided game yesterday, the
score standing b to ,t. l lie same
teams play this afternoon.
J. P. Antill has fitted up the south
room over Dunn's feed store for an
ice cream parlor and will furnish
the best of ice cream and cake for
10 cents a dish. tf
There will he a meeting of the
riattsmouth High School Alumni
at the office of I). O. Dwyer, this
evening at 8 o'clock. Important
business to attend to. Hy order of
The ladies of the Christian church
will give an ice cream sociable to
morrow evening, at the residence
of W. A. Sweariugen. opposite the
residence of S. A. Davis. ICveryone
i cordially invited.
Dr. Hritt will delivertbe Fourth ofi
J uly oration at Table Mock Monday
Kev. Hritt will preach a sern on
Sunday morning on Indepciid-Miri
ray. No service will will be held
at the M. P. church Sunday eveni ig
A car ol binding twine came iiJeil
the Northwestern this week j in
was transterred to the Missoir
l'acific enroiite for ( aw lo r (
Kansas. Thisisthe production
.Nebraska, h.uing been made
the Fremont binding twine faeli
The article is of a suprior ii i
and speaks well for Nebraska. -
r I iuies. j
A little boy named
troni K'ed O.ik, was put oil of N
' heie esterday. l'olii email b :.-.
'patrick took him in charge, g i
'him hi supper Hid succeeded i
finding nut where he came f r . ! '
j Tin', boy .-aid he got on the train
! K'ed Dak and before he could get
I the train started, the boy is our.
six years old and say his fat hi
Works for the railroad cnmpnif
lie was enl lo K'ed Dak last ni
on No. S,
11 any one tells
Fourth of July tell
fount llerbrrt Himnurck ami the Italian.
I met at a recent entertainment a gen
tleman who hud just arrived from Italy,
and who had gone much into Italian
society during a prolonged stay in Ituine.
Ho told mo that Cuunt Herbert von Bis
marck, when he lately visited that city,
contrived to make himself very uiipoim
lurby his arrogant and aggressive man
tiers. On one occasion he pushed su
rudely against an Italian cflicer of high
lank that tho personage thus assailed
.live vent to his indignation in very fnr
(ildo terms, Without a word of iipm
(gytho insolent Prussian retorted an
grily: 'I am Count Herbert von Bismarck!"
"That, sir, is an explanation of your
totiduct, but it is no excuse," was tho
jesponse. Paris Cor. Philadelphia Tele
fai'li. The Sm1 Water Sracin Open.
j Soda water fountains are blossoming
tut all over tho east side for the suni
Jner season. Thero seems to ho more
toda water drank thero than anywhere
lso in the city. Prices are one, two
and three cents a glass. Tho highest
I'rice is for a new Haver which seems to
lie fashionable on tho east side, though
it has not yet apparently become known
lsewhere. It is spelled in different
ways, but the usual spelling seems to be
Araniatarieiio rose. This is the cost
liest 11 avor that there is. Another noim-
Blar flavor, which sells for onlv two
cent, is msborry, according to the soda
water spelling. New York Sun.
A Sevi'iity-I'lvc 1'oot Hive.
At Arctic Springs Floyd Williams, a
twelve-year-old boy, climbed a tower
seventy-five feet high and, reaching the
last turret, dived off into tho river.
The descent was mado in saftty, mid
the bay after coining to tho surface
iswam around fur several minutes, pis
regarded as a marvellous act. The towev
was built expressly far Professor L'iiv
etimark, the famous diver, who gave an
exhibition on Sunday by diving from
tho tap, and who was said to he con
sidered the only man in the United
States able to dive safely from such a
distance. Cor. Indianapolis Journal.
Teat-lier of Vine Selincl I'orty Vc-ai-'.
Mr. Carlos Slabcr, who for forty years
past ha been the principal of the lVd
li.iin High school, will tender his resig
nation. There is much reu'ivt that he is
to leave the school. The 1 ledham 1 1 i:;h
school was founded in lsal and in 1-.V.'
Mr. Slal'ter became its principal. Fnaa
early manhood Mr. Shifter has been mi
educational instructor. He wa born in
Tliettord. Vr.. July l'l, l-.T,, He was
graduated from Hartniouth in 1-W.
Tlit I Isll CaiiKlit tlio Man.
While capturing a large gar in the
river Monday, a fisherman became en
tangled in his lb:e. was dragged from
hi skiff by th" li a and nearly drowned.
Help arriving, he wa rescued and the
gar landed. It weighed Vti pounds.
Velasco Cor. Galveston News.
HIM HE IS 11
F A XV ONE tells you that JOE, the One Price
a nice suit of clothes on Jul)' -1th, to the one who
words on a postal card tell him he is a LI All.
If any one tells you that JOE does not handle the
least money tell him he is a I.J AH.
If anyone tells you JOE has not etnctiy on price
him he is a LI AH.
you that Plattsii'outh is not going to have a grand
him lie is a LI AH.
If any one tells you that riattsmouth is nut, for its
as you lind in America tell him JOE said thatman is
LOOK OUT FOR NEW AD.
Tljc Popqlcfji' Oqc Pi'icc
I had a serve attack of catarrh
and became so deaf I could not
hear common conversarion, I suf
fered terribly from roarinfi in my
head. I procured a bottle of Fly's
Cream Halm, and fn three weeks
could hera as well as I ever could,
and now I can say to til! who are
al'liicte with the worst of desenscs
catarrh, take Kly.s Cream Halm and
be cured. Itiswortn ifl.OOOto any
man, womoii or child suffering
from catarrh. A. K. Newman. Gray,
Sleep on Left Side.
Many persons are unable to sleep
on their left side. The cause has
long been a pu..le to physician.
Metropolitan papers speak with
great interest of Dr. Franklin Mile,
the eminent Indiana specialist in
nervous and heart diseases, who has
proven that this habit arises from a
diseased heart. He has examined
and kept on record thousands ot
cases. His New Heart Cure, a won
derful remedy, is sold at F. G. Fricke
tV Co. Thousands testify to its value
as a cure for heart diseases. Mrs.
Chas. Henoy. Loveland, Colo., says
its elfects on her were marvelous.
Klegant book on heart disease free.
Half Rates to Saratoga.
On the occasion of the National
Fduc.'itional Ass'n's annual con
vention at Saratoga, July I.' la, the
Hiirlington roi.te, from j uly M to J il
ly inclusive, will sell round trip
tickets from all stations in Nebras
ka to Saratoga at one lowest first
class fare, plus two dollars (mem
bership fee N. K. A.) Tickets sire
good lor return passage from July
la to LM; an extension of time limit
can, however, be obtained by depos
iting tickets at the office of the joint
agent of terminal lines; Ht'.'.i Hroad
way, .'-aratoga. Th" 1 hirlington
route will run special Cullman
sleeping cars and reclining chair
cars fi'iuii Lincoln and Omaha
through to Saratoga, leaving Lin
coln at J: lo p. m. and Omaha at I: la p.
in., J uly A folder, giving all par
ticulars, may be had upon applying
lo, Francis, general passenger and
tic lod agent, ( tin a ha, to w horn, or to
local agent I!. M. K'. K., requests
for reservation of births should he
Fail to no Our Duty.
Kvcrhndy has at time failed to do
their duty toward themselves.
Hundreds of lady reader sutler
from sick headache, nervousness,
sleeplessness and female troubles.
Let t hem f ol low I he exam pie of M i s,
llerbccthior, Stevens I'oint, Wis.,
who for live year sultered great I v
from nei oils p rostra I ion and sleep,
lessuess, tried physician and dif
ferent medicines without success.
Hut one bottle of I r. M MeV Nervine
caused sound sleepevery night and
she i like a new person. Mr.
Kli.abeth Wheeler. Laramie City.
Wyoming, who tried all other reme
dies, declares that after three week's
use of the Nervine tor headache,
nervou prostration, etc., she was
cntirelv relieved. Sold by F. G.
Frick Co. Trial bottle free. 1.
Clothier wont give
can write the most
best oods for the
lor everybody tell
size, as good a town
the biggest LI AH
ON JULY 5.
The Place to Buy
G. BREKENFELD'8' '
WHERE YOU WILL FIND
GARDEN TOOLS, f
NEW PROCESS I
I u i t to Mieet.aiv i,., i
It I- ab-oniel Mil!-.
pooDS SOLI) ON TII1C IN
U ment plan a cheap
on easy monthly payment.
in ami examine lnv iinti-ri'
waie which is warranted nvit to nisi .(
"r ""' jenr. II at anv time yen (
want anything new that wedonCf
hiippen to have in stock we can fV
jt for you on two days' notice.
421 Maln-St., Plattsmouth I
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